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Steve AveryTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1988-2003 MLB Years: 1990-2003
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion

PositionsP-389Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSteven Thomas Avery
Height6-4Weight205BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 14,1970 [48.012]PlaceTrenton,Michigan
High SchoolJohn F. Kennedy (Taylor,MI)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsTony Stiel
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1989-ATL-#1 ... 1990-MLB-#1 ... 1990-ATL-#1
MLB DebutJune 13,1990 [20.060]
OrganizationsATL [10] BOS [2] CIN [1] DET [1] Awards3Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID7964Retrosheet IDavers001MLBAM ID110397
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts43Walks53Hittable54SO/BB49vsPower54Hitting34Durability63Team.506Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1988Pulaski BravesAppRkatl-ST18711.5010100320066.0381611219805000.865.180.272.5910.914.21.875-
1989Durham BullsCaroA+atl-ST19641.4513130310086.2592214520904000.916.130.522.089.354.50.600-
1989Greenville BravesSouAAatl-ST19632.7713130100084.0683226334754001.217.260.323.638.002.21.667-
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01272.11262604100170.112754408541658001.066.680.422.848.683.06.632-
1990Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ST20553.3913130300082.0853531721695001.299.290.772.307.543.29.500-
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl42ST203115.6421201111099.01217962745755121.6811.000.644.096.821.67.2143.64
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33ST211883.38353503100210.0189897921651374131.218.090.902.785.862.11.6923.82
1992Pulaski BravesAppRkatl-Rel22124.3317017007135.0311817225256001.587.900.516.376.371.00.333-
1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33ST2211113.20353502200233.2216958314711297301.238.320.542.734.971.82.5003.37
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33ST231862.94353503100223.0216817314431253101.168.700.561.735.042.91.7503.26
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33ST24834.04242401000151.2127716815551225241.207.540.893.267.242.22.7273.97
1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33ST257134.67292903100173.0165929022521413061.258.571.142.707.322.71.3504.13
1996Greenville BravesSouAAatl-ST26000.0011000000.2000000000----------0.00--
1996Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33ST267104.47242311000131.014670651040865041.4210.030.692.755.912.15.4123.86
1997Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-ST27001.5011000006.05311080000.837.501.50--12.000.00--
1997Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-ST27000.0011000003.02000130001.006.00--3.009.003.00--
1997Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST27100.0011000005.01000310000.801.80--5.401.800.331.000-
1997Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0100.64330000014.083114120000.865.140.642.577.713.001.000-
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33S/R27676.4222184001096.212776691549514021.8211.821.404.564.751.04.4625.65
1998Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST28025.56330000011.09972960001.597.151.597.154.760.67.000-
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33S/R281075.023423110040123.212874691464577041.559.321.024.664.150.89.5885.34
1999Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33ST29675.1619190000096.07562551178514111.597.031.037.314.780.65.4626.03
2000Macon BravesSALAatl-ST30011.5022000006.06512170001.179.003.001.5010.507.00.000-
2000Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl32ST30331.53770100047.040118225321001.387.660.384.796.131.28.500-
2000Greenville BravesSouAAatl-ST30058.69660000029.0433228622172002.2413.341.866.835.280.77.000-
2000Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ST30139.43440000021.023252231780001.909.861.297.293.430.47.250-
2000Minor Totals (4 teams)Minor--ST04125.16191901000103.011273591365643001.729.791.145.685.590.98.250-
2003Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet33Rel33143.1522220004034.0371612610141001.379.701.572.623.671.40.200-
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet33Rel33205.6319019005016.01911105760001.6310.692.813.943.380.861.0007.66
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter96834.19297261361461101552.21529800723148569980479261.358.850.863.295.671.72.5361.13
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter31333.091147737113111515.04472241784120743528001.267.770.713.607.562.10.484-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter8144.214323203040153.115585721860986001.409.061.053.515.731.63.364-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter684.26202001000113.11116454956926001.468.760.714.427.261.64.429-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter971.45212104100136.210133227461255001.086.650.463.038.232.72.563-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter011.5022000006.06512170001.179.003.001.5010.507.00.000-
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter832.432811173271107.074372954411311001.106.200.423.699.482.57.727-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter72623.832032012146101220.01180577520103371815328191.278.690.762.736.002.20.537-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16145.645641150050219.02551501382911310811061.6710.421.184.624.410.96.533-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter205.6319019005016.01911105760001.6310.692.813.943.380.861.000-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter675.1619190000096.07562551178514111.597.031.037.314.780.65.462-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14124.19423752120220.021611310221811397141.358.850.863.295.671.72.5381.13
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13143.094833155150220.01909576178818512001.267.770.713.607.562.10.481-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1989Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p1913120000000011000000.000.077.000.0770013.000.000.083.0547.6976.9210.000.000.000.00
1990Richmond BravesILAAAatl-p201315130015000601000.200.200.400.6006116.250.200.200.2640.0037.500.006.2515.0033.33
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl42p202130140000000702001.133.133.133.2664032.174.000.000.1210.0021.880.000.000.000.00
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33p21377941711021043105001.215.253.253.50620288.354.038.101.2344.5535.237.750.000.0011.76
1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33p22357681321040132209000.171.203.224.42717388.241.053.079.1973.4125.007.330.000.0023.08
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33p23357541240050021908001.160.182.213.39516485.214.053.080.1792.3522.359.500.000.0033.33
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33p2424494520050011606200.102.115.143.2587258.143.041.061.1141.7227.5916.000.000.0040.00
1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33p25295341111240011708100.208.218.377.59520463.257.169.189.2531.5926.9817.003.1726.5036.36
1996Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33p262446511412110011201201.239.245.500.74523750.265.261.283.3032.0024.0012.004.0023.0063.64
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33p2721100000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33p2861200000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1999Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33p2917261200010001102000.077.077.077.1542028.133.000.000.0690.0039.290.000.000.000.00
2000Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p3064010000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.000.2250.000.000.000.000.000.00
2000Richmond BravesILAAAatl-p3040000000000002000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         104010000000002000.250.250.250.500106.250.000.000.2250.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet33p33211100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.8910.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter23243735761444321112135041504.174.194.252.44611022495.238.078.105.0002.4227.2711.250.81109.2528.95
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter36311400150011603000.129.156.226.3827135.214.097.129.0002.8645.7116.002.8631.0025.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1715130015000603000.200.200.400.6006118.250.200.200.0000.0033.330.005.5615.0033.33
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19160100000011000000.063.118.063.1811017.167.000.063.0005.8858.8210.000.000.000.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter20540830731444311112124039504.179.200.262.46210722464.242.083.113.0002.5926.7210.330.86102.0030.14
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter17261200010001102000.077.077.077.1542028.133.000.000.0000.0039.290.000.000.000.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter82300000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter211100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162305245310332211894029303.174.194.252.4467715346.238.078.105.0002.4227.2711.250.81109.2528.95
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621405180052300572014000.129.156.226.382325158.214.097.129.0002.8645.7116.002.8631.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1988Pulaski Braves AppRkatl18P10--110--11111.0001.10------10100.014.3
1989Durham Bulls CaroA+atl19P14--2131-1615.9381.07------13107.710.1
1989Greenville Braves SouAAatl19P13--714-121211.0001.62------13100.09.4
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl20P13--412--16161.0001.23------13100.09.0
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl20P21-994222-2826.9291.240.26-----21100.013.0
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl21P35-210931124140.9761.140.19-----3794.621.6
1992Pulaski Braves AppRkatl22P17--211111413.9290.76------17100.027.9
1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl22P35-2331636315552.9451.490.22-----35100.021.6
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23P35-223447-251511.0001.460.23-----35100.021.6
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24P24-1514261-3130.9681.250.20-----24100.021.1
1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P29-173337214240.9521.380.23-----29100.020.1
1996Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P24-1318262-3634.9441.420.26-----24100.014.8
1997Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos27P1---11-21.5001.00------1100.01.7
1997Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos27P1--11--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
1997Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P22-96-19-119191.0000.860.20-----22100.013.6
1998Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P34-123739154746.9791.350.37-----34100.021.0
1999Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29P19-964161-2120.9521.050.21-----19100.011.7
2000Macon Braves SALAatl30P2---3--331.0001.50------2100.01.4
2000Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl30P7--510-315151.0002.14------7100.05.0
2000Greenville Braves SouAAatl30P6--431287.8751.17------6100.04.3
2000Richmond Braves ILAAAatl30P4---4--441.0001.00------4100.02.8
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet33P19-1643-1771.0000.370.44-----19100.011.7
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P297-1551633021313378365.9661.230.24-----2970.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P21--418--22221.0001.05------210.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P19--1117132928.9661.47------190.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P22--824133332.9701.45------220.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---3--331.0001.50------20.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P28--322212725.9260.89------280.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1988Pulaski Braves AppRkatl1810----------
1989Durham Bulls CaroA+atl1914----------
1989Greenville Braves SouAAatl1913----------
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2013----------
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2021----------
1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2135----------
1992Pulaski Braves AppRkatl2217----------
1992Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2235----------
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2335----------
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2424----------
1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2529----------
1996Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2624----------
1997Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos271----------
1997Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos271----------
1997Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos271----------
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2722----------
1998Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos283----------
1998Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2834----------
1999Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2919----------
2000Macon Braves SALAatl302----------
2000Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl307----------
2000Greenville Braves SouAAatl306----------
2000Richmond Braves ILAAAatl304----------
2003Detroit TigersALMLBdet3319----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1991Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB21200.0020016.19041700.814.960.002.209.374.250.001.000
1991Atlanta BravesWorld SeriesMLB21003.4620013.01051800.856.920.000.695.548.000.00.000
1992Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB22119.003008.01382301.8814.630.002.253.381.500.00.500
1992Atlanta BravesWorld SeriesMLB22013.7520012.011531101.178.250.002.258.253.670.00.000
1993Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB23002.7720013.09461001.156.230.004.156.921.670.00.000
1995Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB250013.501000.2110105.0013.500.000.0013.5000.00.000
1995Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB25100.002006.0204601.003.000.006.009.001.500.001.000
1995Atlanta BravesWorld SeriesMLB25101.501006.0315301.334.500.007.504.500.600.001.000
1996Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB26000.002002.0201101.509.000.004.504.501.000.00.000
1996Atlanta BravesWorld SeriesMLB260113.501000.21130020.0013.500.0040.500.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0013.5010100000.7101001001.5013.500.000.0013.5000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 5 yrs412.3811011000045.33501201737001.156.950.003.387.352.180.00.800
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs123.41606000031.72501201222001.177.110.003.416.251.830.00.333

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB2127010000000400000.143.143.143.286107.333.000.0000.0057.140.000.000.000.00
1991Atlanta BravesWorld SeriesMLB2123000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1992Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB2232000001000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1992Atlanta BravesWorld SeriesMLB2221000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1993Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB2324121000000100000.500.500.7501.250314.667.250.2500.0025.000.000.000.0050.00
1995Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB2522010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs915141001000600000.267.267.333.6005115.444.066.0670.0040.000.000.000.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs44000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1991National League Player of the Week (September 9-September 15) ... NLCS Most Valuable Player2
1993National League Player of the Week (June 7-June 13)1

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1990Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll20100,000-64930-515,727100,000100,000
1991Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll21110,000-5832617742,231100,000210,000
1992Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll22355,000-4092350962,245109,000565,000
1993Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll23560,000-3562161968,431109,0001,125,000
1994Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll242,800,000-1281086++957,101109,0003,925,000
1995Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll254,000,000-78792++999,520109,0007,925,000
1996Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll264,200,000-59794++957,870109,00012,125,000
1997Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll274,850,000-48295++1,182,177150,00016,975,000
1998Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll283,900,000-98490++1,276,192170,00020,875,000
1999Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll29750,000-39213561,454,491200,00021,625,000
2003Detroit TigersTeam Payroll33300,000-70342-2,163,527300,00021,925,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red