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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Anthony Alva
Stat Years
1985-1991
Height/Weight
6-1 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (648) ... 2B (98) ... 3B (13) ... OF (7)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1965-06-01 in Safford, Arizona   [55.041]
High School
Thatcher (Thatcher,AZ)
Colleges
Pima Community College (Tucson, Arizona)
Draft
Selected by the Atlanta Braves in Round #1 (#23 overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
ATL [7]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 70415
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1985Pulaski BravesAppRkatl-20ss16321633495222700263321100.227.314.296.610246649.190.069.25810.5713.411.27108.00.8118.4
    1986Sumter BravesSALAatl-21ss212946241105152060120377134300.227.287.268.55550912417.147.041.2667.2713.951.920.00.0016.2
    1987Durham BullsCaroA+atl-22ss31113884699143149175273605420.255.301.314.61542412218.160.059.2766.378.491.33388.00.2418.2
    1987Greenville BravesSouAAatl-22ss3196581620170011412000.246.269.323.59269213.092.077.3001.4520.2914.0065.01.4518.8
    1988Greenville BravesSouAAatl-23ss41234815010217124372217954300.212.251.264.51551412720.106.052.2484.0915.373.76240.50.3919.6
    1989Greenville BravesSouAAatl-24ss5112384338013032646276926420.208.261.266.52742310216.122.058.2446.3816.312.56128.00.7120.0
    1990Greenville BravesSouAAatl-25ss615626102005003601100.161.197.194.39167122.081.033.1754.488.962.000.00.0020.0
    1990Richmond BravesILAAAatl-252b699341388512212302196808010.249.289.305.59436810415.106.056.3095.1618.483.58341.00.2717.6
    1991Greenville BravesSouAAatl-26ss768256275312122402154903210.207.249.285.5342767315.129.078.2465.4317.753.27128.00.7228.3
    1991Richmond BravesILAAAatl-262b7441291637303172062602000.287.319.380.699137496.155.093.3404.3818.984.3343.02.1916.2
    Minor League Totals7832784298636951115281421718245113361860.228.277.287.5643033798121.133.059.2666.0014.872.48185.60.4919.0
    Minor: Rk Totals6321633495222700263321100.227.314.296.610246649.190.069.25810.5713.411.27108.00.8118.4
    Minor: A Totals12946241105152060120377134300.227.287.268.55550912417.147.041.2667.2713.951.920.00.0016.2
    Minor: A+ Totals1113884699143149175273605420.255.301.314.61542412218.160.059.2766.378.491.33388.00.2418.2
    Minor: AA Totals337124812426146281051110672178161030.209.252.268.520134933556.114.059.2454.9716.093.24156.00.5921.5
    Minor: AAA Totals14347054122152440222594010010.260.297.326.62350515321.119.066.3174.9518.613.76117.50.7917.2
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1985Pulaski BravesAppRk20SS6300.0781831629277261.9424.100.0092.6100.01
    1986Sumter BravesSALA212B400.02711109.9002.300.002.93.14
    1986Sumter BravesSALA213B700.02110013131.0001.900.005.15.44
    1986Sumter BravesSALA21SS12200.01873773281596564.9464.600.0089.194.61
    1987Durham BullsCaroA+22SS11100.01853772369585562.9615.100.0079.3100.01
    1987Greenville BravesSouAA22SS1900.030612139391.9784.800.0013.2100.03
    1988Greenville BravesSouAA23SS11700.01464093586590555.9414.700.0081.395.11
    1989Greenville BravesSouAA24SS10700.01403052258467445.9534.200.0077.095.51
    1990Greenville BravesSouAA25SS1500.02445497369.9454.600.0010.4100.04
    1990Richmond BravesILAAA252B7100.0144204448352348.9894.900.0049.071.71
    1990Richmond BravesILAAA253B600.0380111111.0001.800.004.16.14
    1990Richmond BravesILAAA25SS2600.032614109793.9593.600.0017.926.32
    1991Greenville BravesSouAA26SS6800.0992141552328313.9544.600.0047.2100.01
    1991Richmond BravesILAAA262B2300.03875112114113.9914.900.0016.052.32
    1991Richmond BravesILAAA26OF700.01000010101.0001.400.004.915.913
    AAA Totals - (2B)9400182279560466461.9894.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)600380111111.0001.800.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)260032614109793.9593.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)7001000010101.0001.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)3260043910347821815511473.9504.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (SS)111001853772369585562.9615.100.000.00.00
    A Totals - (2B)4002711109.9002.300.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)7002110013131.0001.900.000.00.00
    A Totals - (SS)122001873773281596564.9464.600.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (SS)6300781831629277261.9424.100.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1985Minor-----63-----
    1986Minor---47122-----
    1987Minor-----130-----
    1988Minor-----117-----
    1989Minor-----107-----
    1990Minor---71641-----
    1991Minor---23-68---7-
    Totals---9813648---7-