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Glenn AbbottTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1971-1984 MLB Years: 1973-1984
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PositionsP-259Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Glenn Abbott
Height6-6Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 16,1951 [67.100]PlaceLittle Rock,Arkansas
High SchoolNorth Little Rock (North Little Rock,AR)
CollegeUniversity of Central Arkansas (Conway,AR)

DraftedSelected by the Oakland Athletics [Team Picks] in the 8th round (177th overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJuly 29,1973 [22.163]
OrganizationsSEA [7] OAK [6] DET [2] Awards1
TBC Player ID8005Retrosheet IDabbog001MLBAM ID110016
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Seattle Mariners from the Oakland Athletics in the 1976 AL Expansion Draft (#24 pick) ... Opening day starter for Seattle Mariners in 1978-1979,1981
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts15Walks79Hittable34SO/BB42vsPower34Hitting0Durability39Team.502Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1971nullA--Rel2011102.72240240000179.016667540521950001.228.35--2.619.803.75.524-
1972nullAA--Rel21382.5113013000097.0843827031780001.197.79--2.887.242.52.273-
1972nullAAA--Rel21683.36150150000107.0904240035620001.177.57--2.945.211.77.429-
1972Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel09162.96280280000204.017480670661400001.187.68--2.916.182.12.3602.00
1973nullAAA--Rel221883.50290290000206.021997800671200001.399.57--2.935.241.79.692-
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36S/R22103.86532101018.216883760101.237.711.453.372.890.861.0005.14
1974nullAAA--Rel23624.1311011000085.01094439025390001.5811.54--2.654.131.56.750-
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37ST23573.0019172300096.0893832434383031.288.340.383.193.561.12.4173.48
1975nullAAA--Rel24223.60404000030.0301412011180001.379.00--3.305.401.64.500-
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37S/R24554.253015153140114.010961541250512121.398.580.943.944.011.02.5004.42
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak37S/R25245.4919109004062.0874138616273011.6512.560.872.313.901.69.3333.84
1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea17ST2612134.45363427000204.0212111101325610030121.319.341.412.474.401.79.4804.79
1978Seattle MarinersALMLBsea17ST277155.27292818100155.019199912244671021.5111.071.272.553.881.52.3184.45
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea17S/R284105.17231943010116.213878671938251031.5110.651.472.931.930.66.2865.47
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea17ST2912124.10313107200215.0228110982749781131.299.541.132.053.271.59.5004.38
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea17ST30493.94222021010130.012764571428351001.198.770.971.932.421.25.3084.10
1982Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-ST31118.10220000010.0151092330001.8013.501.802.702.701.00.500-
1983Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-ST32026.08440000023.233211636121001.6512.551.142.284.562.00.000-
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea17ST32534.5914140200082.01034642915380241.4311.260.981.644.152.53.6253.95
1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet24ST32211.93770110046.243121057112001.078.290.961.352.121.57.6674.13
1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-ST33043.94550000029.23014132880001.289.100.612.432.431.00.000-
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet24S/R33345.931385102044.06239299881021.5912.681.841.641.641.00.4295.75
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter62834.39248206423751301283.01405707627162352484185321.379.831.132.463.391.38.4281.78
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter47453.4010711960000766.077634729072385351001.329.100.082.796.272.25.511-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter33273.837011590000490.052624220971552621001.399.640.132.844.801.69.550-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter382.5113013000097.0843827031780001.197.79--2.887.242.52.273-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11102.72240240000179.016667540521950001.228.35--2.619.803.75.524-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter44624.54155146928320902.099950845612323034373241.369.951.222.293.411.49.415-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter13164.087345287190290.0301148132251071228261.409.300.773.313.771.14.448-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter553.8720155212090.210551391415193021.3210.421.391.491.891.27.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11144.39423576120220.02401211072860833151.379.831.132.463.391.38.4401.78
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13133.40313280000220.022299832681530001.329.100.082.796.272.25.500-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22P5-1812--331.0000.600.171233.3-5100.03.1
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23P19-96613322219.8641.000.20-----19100.011.7
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak24P30-1149152-2624.9230.800.21-----30100.018.5
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25P19-62312--15151.0000.790.24-----19100.011.8
1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26P36-2041628224644.9571.220.22-----36100.022.2
1978Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27P29-1551522314037.9251.280.24-----29100.018.1
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28P23-116618-224241.0001.040.21-----23100.014.2
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29P31-2152539116564.9852.060.30-----31100.019.1
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30P22-1301121113332.9701.450.25-----22100.020.2
1982Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea31P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea32P4--141-65.8331.25------4100.02.8
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea32P14-82107312017.8501.210.21-----14100.08.6
1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet32P7-4672-1991.0001.290.20-----7100.04.3
1984Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet33P5--291-1211.9172.20------5100.03.2
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet33P13-4448211412.8570.920.27-----13100.08.0
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P248-12821131871712317300.9461.210.231233.3-2480.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P11--3142-1917.8951.55------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak225----------
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2319----------
1975Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2430----------
1976Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2519----------
1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2636----------
1978Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2729----------
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2823----------
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2931----------
1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3022----------
1982Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea312----------
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea324----------
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3214----------
1983Detroit TigersALMLBdet327----------
1984Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet335----------
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet3313----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1975Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB24000.001001.0000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0010100001.0000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1990Huntsville StarsSouAAMinoroak39Pitching Coach1447965.549--1Jeff Newman
1991Tacoma TigersPCLAAAMinoroak40Pitching Coach1366373.4639.04Jeff Newman
1992Tacoma TigersPCLAAAMinoroak41Pitching Coach1435687.39226.55Bob Boone
1993Huntsville StarsSouAAMinoroak42Pitching Coach1417170.5046.54Casey Parsons
1994Huntsville StarsSouAAMinoroak43Pitching Coach1388157.587--1Gary JonesLeague Champions
1995Huntsville StarsSouAAMinoroak44Pitching Coach1447074.48613.53Dick Scott
1996Huntsville StarsSouAAMinoroak45Pitching Coach1406674.47115.55Dick Scott
1999Midland RockHoundsTexAAMinoroak48Pitching Coach1407466.5299.02Tony DeFrancesco
2000Modesto A'sCalifA+Minoroak49Pitching Coach1407664.5434.03Greg SparksLost in Semi-Finals
2001Modesto A'sCalifA+Minoroak50Pitching Coach1405585.39322.05Greg Sparks
2002Modesto A'sCalifA+Minoroak51Pitching Coach1407862.55711.02Greg SparksLost in Semi-Finals
2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAMinortex52Pitching Coach1427072.49310.52Bob Jones
2004Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAMinortex53Pitching Coach1448163.563--1Bob JonesLost in Semi-Finals
2005Spokane IndiansNwstA-Minortex54Pitching Coach763739.487--1Greg RiddochLeague Champions
2006Mobile BayBearsSouAAMinorsdn55Pitching Coach1386276.44923.03Gary Jones-
2007San Antonio MissionsTexAAMinorsdn56Pitching Coach1397366.52511.52Randy ReadyLeague Champions
2008Portland BeaversPCLAAAMinorsdn57Pitching Coach1447074.48614.04Randy Ready
2009Portland BeaversPCLAAAMinorsdn58Pitching Coach1446084.41714.04Randy Ready
2010San Antonio MissionsTexAAMinorsdn59Pitching Coach1406872.4864.53Doug Dascenzo
2011Savannah Sand GnatsSALAMinornyn60Pitching Coach1397960.568--1Ryan EllisLost in Finals
2012Binghamton MetsEastAAMinornyn61Pitching Coach1426874.47911.05Pedro Lopez
2014Binghamton MetsEastAAMinornyn63Pitching Coach1428359.5855.02Pedro LopezLeague Champions
2015Binghamton MetsEastAAMinornyn64Pitching Coach1417764.5463.02Pedro LopezLost in Semi-Finals
2016Binghamton MetsEastAAMinornyn65Pitching Coach1406377.45025.55Pedro Lopez
2017Binghamton Rumble PoniesEastAAMinornyn66Pitching Coach1398554.6126.52Luis RojasLost in Semi-Finals
2018Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAMinornyn67Pitching Coach000.000--0Tony DeFrancesco
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2011South Atlantic League Coach of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1984-08-14Released by Tigers. 
1983-08-23Purchased by Tigers from Mariners. 
1982-01-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1981-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1976-11-05Selected by Mariners from Athletics in expansion draft (Pick #24). 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.