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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Gregg William Olson
Stat Years
1986-2001  [mlb] 1988-2001
Height/Weight
6-4 / 208
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (683)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Northwest (Omaha,NE)
Colleges
Auburn University (Auburn, Alabama)
Draft
Selected by the Baltimore Orioles in Round #1 (#4 overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Lamar North
MLB Debut
1988-09-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.326)
Service Time
Organizations
BAL [6] ARI [2] LAN [2] KCA [2] ATL [1] CIN [1] CLE [1] DET [1] HOU [1] MIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 7575 ... retro id: olsog001 ... mlbam id: 120002
Relations
Father of Brett Olson
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1986AuburnSECNCAA-1------19------735.7219141005078.2946150048627061.8110.750.005.497.096.981.29.700
    1987AuburnSECNCAA-1------20------1111.26420000421078.1501411034964011.075.740.003.9111.031.612.82.917
    1988AuburnSECNCAA-1------21---DR:1-4732.00361000351072.04323160271139040.975.380.003.3814.132.884.19.700
    1988Hagerstown SunsCaroA+bal-211---102.0080008849.05221290000.785.001.002.009.002.004.501.000
    1988Charlotte KnightsSouAAbal-211---015.87800038115.124131026222001.9614.091.173.5212.917.633.67.000
    1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf113.2710000410011.0104411090101.828.180.828.187.363.270.90.500
    1988Minor Totals: BALbyYearAA/A+----212---114.48160001116524.329151238312001.5410.831.122.9911.585.603.88.500
    1988MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf113.2710000410011.0104411090101.828.180.828.187.363.270.90.500
    1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30222Log - Sp - Ext - Perf521.696400052642785.0571716146909311.216.040.114.879.531.801.96.714
    1989MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf521.696400052642785.0571716146909311.216.040.114.879.531.801.96.714
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf652.426400058643774.1572020331745031.186.900.363.758.962.422.39.545
    1990MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf652.436400058643774.3572020331745031.196.920.363.778.992.432.39.545
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf463.187200062723173.2742826129728111.409.040.123.548.803.422.48.400
    1991MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf463.207200062723173.7742826129728111.419.100.123.578.853.442.48.400
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf152.056000056603661.1461414324584001.146.750.443.528.512.052.42.167
    1992MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf152.066000056603661.3461414324584001.156.780.443.548.542.062.42.167
    1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf021.605000045502945.03798118445001.227.400.203.608.801.802.44.000
    1993MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf021.605000045502945.03798118445001.227.400.203.608.801.802.44.000
    1994Richmond BravesILAAAatl-277---001.59820046211.183218130001.416.350.796.3510.322.381.63.000
    1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl40277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf029.2016000616114.2191515113100212.1811.660.617.986.149.200.77.000
    1994Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA----271---001.62820046211.383218130001.446.490.816.4910.542.431.63.000
    1994MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf029.5116000616114.7191515113100212.2512.040.638.246.349.510.77.000
    1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-288---102.491800017181321.2166609250031.156.650.003.7410.382.492.781.000
    1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-288---000.0010001101.00000111001.000.000.009.009.000.001.00.000
    1995Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0013.5030002302.25441200002.6216.873.376.750.0013.500.00.000
    1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf333.26200001020330.1231111317211001.326.820.895.046.233.261.24.500
    1995Minor Totals: CLE-KCAbyYearAAA----282---102.431900018191322.71666010261031.176.490.004.0510.542.432.601.000
    1995MLB Totals: CLE-KCAbyYearMLB----282Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.09230001223333.0281515419211001.427.641.095.185.734.091.11.500
    1996Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-299---004.2670007746.16431640011.898.531.428.535.685.680.67.000
    1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet37299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf305.02430002843843.0432524628295011.659.001.265.866.075.231.041.000
    1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf104.8290002909.112551781002.0411.570.966.757.714.821.141.000
    1996Minor Totals: CINbyYearAAA----291---004.4370007746.36431640011.978.851.488.855.905.900.67.000
    1996MLB Totals: DET-HOUbyYearMLB----292Log - Sp - Ext - Perf405.01520003052852.3553029735376011.739.501.216.056.395.181.061.000
    1997Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3010---313.31950024035.1301313410201001.137.641.022.555.093.312.00.750
    1997Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin303010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0018.361100051108.119171701160003.6020.520.0011.886.4818.360.55.000
    1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca483010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf433.02340001334141.2391814317281011.348.420.653.676.053.891.65.571
    1997Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----301---313.33950024035.3301313410201001.147.691.032.565.133.332.00.750
    1997MLB Totals: MIN-KCAbyYearMLB----302Log - Sp - Ext - Perf435.58450001845150.0583531328341011.7210.440.545.046.126.301.21.571
    1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari303111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf343.016400049643068.2562523425552011.187.340.523.287.213.282.20.429
    1998MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf343.046400049643068.7562523425552011.197.390.533.307.263.302.20.429
    1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari303212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf943.716100036611460.2542825925451021.308.011.343.716.684.151.80.692
    1999MLB Totals: ARIbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf943.746100036611460.7542825925451021.318.071.353.746.734.191.80.692
    2000San Bernardino StampedeCalifA+lan-3313---004.0564000206.28430482001.8010.800.005.4010.805.402.00.000
    2000Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-3313---004.5040000404.03220221001.256.750.004.504.504.501.00.000
    2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan403313Log - Sp - Ext - Perf015.0913000913017.221111047150011.5810.702.043.577.645.602.14.000
    2000Minor Totals: LANbyYearAAA/A+----332---004.411040006010.7116506103001.679.710.005.298.825.291.67.000
    2000MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf015.2313000913017.721111047150011.6310.992.093.667.855.762.14.000
    2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan303414Log - Sp - Ext - Perf018.03280001028024.2262422420241001.869.491.467.308.768.761.20.000
    2001MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf018.18280001028024.7262422420241001.909.671.497.448.938.931.20.000
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)40393.46622000447622217672.059827525846330588437121.388.010.624.427.883.681.78.506
    American League Totals (11 yrs)27272.99431000335431172476.34101671582323343138571.357.750.434.408.153.161.85.500
    National League Totals (6 yrs)13124.6119100011219145195.718810810023971575251.468.671.064.477.244.981.62.520
    Minor League Totals523.35691100425824110.710047419481047041.348.170.743.928.493.842.17.714
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals2573.0397151008220229.018798770109271200111.297.350.004.2810.653.852.49.781
    Minor: A+ Totals102.9614400810415.7136516172001.257.700.593.5510.073.552.831.000
    Minor: AA Totals015.96800038115.324131026222001.9914.301.193.5813.117.753.67.000
    Minor: AAA Totals412.954770031401979.7632826636653041.257.160.684.097.393.181.81.800
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (6 yrs)17212.26320000277320160350.328192881015834731551.257.220.264.068.922.372.20.447
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (2 yrs)1283.351250008512544129.3110534813501003031.247.670.913.496.973.692.00.600
    Kansas City Royals Totals (2 yrs)763.13540002354472.0622925634492011.337.750.754.256.133.631.44.538
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)305.02430002843843.0432524628295011.659.001.265.866.075.231.041.000
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (2 yrs)026.84410001941042.3473532827391011.7610.051.715.778.347.481.44.000
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)029.5116000616114.7191515113100212.2512.040.638.246.349.510.77.000
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)0018.891100051108.319171701160003.7021.110.0012.226.6718.890.55.000
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)104.9590002909.312551781002.0911.870.996.927.914.951.141.000
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)0016.3630002302.75441200003.1820.454.098.180.0016.360.00.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3026pL-S-E-P1501000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl4027pL-S-E-P2161000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3031pL-S-E-P3622110012000100000.500.5002.0002.5002411.5001.500.0000.0050.000.002.050.00100.0
    1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3032pL-S-E-P4590000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000100.000.000.000100.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)1874110012001300000.250.4001.0001.4005411.000.750.00020.0060.003.004.020.00100.0
    National League Totals (3 yrs)1373110012001200000.333.5001.3331.8334411.3331.000.00025.0050.002.003.025.00100.0
    American League Totals (1 yrs)501000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Arizona Diamondbacks Totals (2 yrs)1212110012001100000.500.6672.0002.6673412.0001.500.00033.3333.331.002.033.33100.0
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)501000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)161000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    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 Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics 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
    1988Hagerstown SunsCaroA+21P800.01200331.0000.400.005.7100.010
    1988Charlotte KnightsSouAA21P800.0201032.6670.300.005.6100.013
    1988Baltimore OriolesALMLB21P10011.01200331.0000.300.276.2100.013
    1989Baltimore OriolesALMLB22P64085.0512101817.9440.300.2039.5100.02
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB23P64074.14401881.0000.100.1139.8100.01
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLB24P72073.2611302017.8500.200.2344.4100.01
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLB25P60061.1590214141.0000.200.2337.0100.02
    1993Baltimore OriolesALMLB26P50045.02700991.0000.200.2030.9100.03
    1994Atlanta BravesNLMLB27P16014.2000000.0000.000.0014.0100.011
    1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA28P1800.01600771.0000.400.0012.5100.09
    1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA28P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.029
    1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLB28P20030.11500661.0000.300.2013.9100.010
    1995Cleveland IndiansALMLB28P302.2000000.0000.000.002.1100.018
    1996Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA29P700.00100111.0000.100.004.3100.017
    1996Detroit TigersALMLB29P43043.03300661.0000.100.1426.5100.03
    1996Houston AstrosNLMLB29P909.13000331.0000.300.335.6100.018
    1997Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA30P900.01600771.0000.800.006.3100.018
    1997Kansas City RoyalsALMLB30P34041.2441098.8890.200.1921.1100.04
    1997Minnesota TwinsALMLB30P1108.10200221.0000.200.256.8100.014
    1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB31P64068.2470011111.0000.200.1639.5100.01
    1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLB32P61060.2490013131.0000.200.2237.7100.02
    2000San Bernardino StampedeCalifA+33P600.0000000.0000.000.004.3100.018
    2000Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA33P400.0000000.0000.000.002.8100.019
    2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB33P13017.22200441.0000.300.238.0100.013
    2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB34P28024.2031043.7500.100.1217.3100.010
    MLB Totals - (P)6220667448063130124.9540.200.190.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)39002130015151.0000.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)800201032.6670.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)14001200331.0000.200.000.00.00
    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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    1988MLB10----------
    1988Minor16----------
    1989MLB64----------
    1990MLB64----------
    1991MLB72----------
    1992MLB60----------
    1993MLB50----------
    1994MLB16----------
    1995MLB23----------
    1995Minor19----------
    1996MLB52----------
    1996Minor7----------
    1997MLB45----------
    1997Minor9----------
    1998MLB64----------
    1999MLB61----------
    2000MLB13----------
    2000Minor10----------
    2001MLB28----------
    Totals683----------