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Larry BiittnerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1983 MLB Years: 1970-1983
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PositionsOF-492, 1B-381, DH-12, P-1Position when DraftedP-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLawrence David Biitner
Height6-2Weight205BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 27,1945 [72.328]PlacePocohontas,Iowa
High SchoolPocahontas Catholic (Pocahontas,IA)
CollegeBuena Vista University (Storm Lake,IA)

DraftedSelected by the Washington Senators II [Team Picks] in the 10th round (212th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJuly 17,1970 [24.355]
OrganizationsCHN [5] WS2 [4] MON [3] TEX [3] CIN [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID8816Retrosheet IDbiitl101MLBAM ID110991
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed37Power38Contact83XBH40RBIs63Runs28Hitting69Durability40Team.439Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968SavannahSouAA-22581992457122121000000000.286.286.382.6687615199.283.096.095.3020.000.000.000.50199.0026.32
1969SavannahSouAA-231444492002000000000.205.205.250.45511244.205.045.045.2050.000.000.000.000.0022.22
1970PittsfieldNYPLA--2410238851126276962000000000.325.325.495.82019242388.309.170.170.3610.000.000.002.3243.1133.33
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws242422000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1971DenverAmerAAA-2522000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws24of256617112444101610162010137.257.323.292.615505189.289.035.135.2828.4710.581.250.000.0011.36
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex4of-1b26137382349918133113293726357.259.313.335.64812822422.278.076.147.2946.878.771.280.71127.3322.22
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex4of278325819658211210202111108.252.307.310.6178011281.270.058.140.2877.127.471.050.36258.0016.92
1974MemphisILAAA-28943035399161348000000000.327.327.416.74312620303.320.089.089.3380.000.000.000.99101.0020.20
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBmon17of281826271003000201000.269.269.308.5778127.292.039.038.2640.007.410.000.000.0014.29
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBmon17of2912134634109135328213433040812.315.376.408.78414121384.342.093.194.3558.858.590.970.78115.3319.27
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon17of301132261001000300002.188.188.219.4077132.207.031.031.1870.009.380.000.000.0016.67
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn261b-of307819221471310170210612034.245.286.323.6096214205.253.078.120.2774.882.930.600.000.0029.79
1976Totals for NL-NL         8922423531410180210912036.237.272.308.5806915237.247.071.107.2654.223.800.900.000.0028.30
1977Chicago CubsNLMLBchn261b-of31138493741472811262213536112217.298.345.432.77721341532.302.134.207.3446.586.771.032.2641.0827.89
1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn261b32120343328815145001233711648.257.300.341.64111720374.273.084.149.2886.159.891.611.0785.7522.73
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26of-1b331112723579133350112123002110.290.339.393.73210719295.306.103.180.3287.127.801.101.0290.6724.05
1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn331b-of34127273216812213413183320626.249.294.319.6138715299.273.070.128.2766.0211.041.830.33273.0022.06
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin331b3542611134008004400113.213.258.279.53717466.224.066.131.2416.066.061.000.000.0030.77
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33of369718418579222410171622329.310.369.413.7827613208.325.103.201.3488.177.690.940.9692.0022.81
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex141b3766116532510180091600250.276.323.336.659396127.314.060.138.2837.0912.601.780.000.0018.75
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter12173151310861144202935410122362871118273693.273.324.359.68311321933443.291.086.160.0006.858.341.220.84108.6622.42
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter27093613229157913133000000000.311.311.433.74440579936.301.122.122.0000.000.000.001.3972.0027.15
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter963055399161348000000000.325.325.413.73812620305.318.088.089.0000.000.000.000.98101.6720.20
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter722432866142123000000000.272.272.358.6308717243.269.086.086.0000.000.000.000.41243.0025.76
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10238851126276962000000000.325.325.495.82019242388.309.170.170.0000.000.000.002.3243.1133.33
Chicago Cubs Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5741573183429818202134810713554161245.273.318.373.6915861091705.285.100.165.0006.287.921.261.1778.6525.41
Texas Rangers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter286756581963144612358743761015.259.312.327.63924739830.281.068.143.0006.998.921.280.48189.0019.90
Montreal Expos Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter15040438122155332213438050814.302.356.386.74215623443.328.084.171.0007.678.581.120.68134.6718.85
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1392451970132232102120224312.286.342.380.7229317274.300.094.184.0007.667.300.950.73122.5024.29
Washington Senators II Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6817312444101610162010137.254.319.289.608505191.286.035.133.0008.3810.471.250.000.0011.36
Average MLB - Per 162 games16241941115193447123138124512.273.324.359.68315126458.291.086.160.0006.858.341.220.84108.6622.42
Average Minor - Per 162 games16256279175345880000000000.311.311.433.74424347562.301.122.122.0000.000.000.001.3972.0027.15

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26Rel310040.5010100101.05663130004.5033.7520.256.7520.253.00-29.74
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0040.5010100101.05663130004.5033.7520.256.7520.253.00-27.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0040.5010100101.05663130004.5033.7520.256.7520.253.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0040.501650165001650220.08259909904951654950004.5033.7520.256.7520.253.00-27.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws225OF41--7265-8378.9401.90------6662.125.8
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws2251B3--111111312.9234.00------664.51.9
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex26OF66-4819354110298.9611.480.20-----13748.242.9
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex261B65-41441036436450446.9916.861.08-----13747.442.2
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex27OF58-449916219997.9801.670.22-----8369.935.8
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex271B20-13914314-161571571.0007.851.13-----8324.112.3
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex27DH3---------------833.61.9
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28OF4--71--881.0002.00------1822.22.5
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29OF93--16685-179174.9721.87------12176.957.4
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn301B33--23233420269265.9858.03------7842.320.4
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30OF24--341--35351.0001.46------7830.814.8
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30OF7--1711-1918.9472.57------1163.64.3
1977Chicago CubsNLMLBchn311B80--713641050787777.9879.71------13858.049.4
1977Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31OF52--791118180.9881.54------13837.732.1
1977Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31P1-1-------------1380.70.6
1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn321B62--55452853614606.9879.77------12051.738.3
1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32OF29--4711-4948.9801.66------12024.217.9
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33OF44--4634-5349.9251.11------11139.627.2
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn331B32--23620224258256.9928.00------11128.819.8
1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn341B41--25019114270269.9966.56------12732.325.3
1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34OF38--554126059.9831.55------12729.923.5
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin351B8--533-256561.0007.00------4219.07.4
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin35OF3--42-1661.0002.00------427.12.8
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin36OF31--4221-4544.9781.42------9732.019.1
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin361B15--12812113141140.9939.33------9715.59.3
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex371B22--13615213153151.9876.86------6633.313.6
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex37DH9---------------6613.65.6
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex37OF2--4---441.0002.00------663.01.2
MLB Totals for OF - 13 season(s)-   OF492-93075741256823798.9701.620.86-----4920.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 11 season(s)-   1B381-55328662693324231683135.9908.235.67-----3810.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH12---------------120.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-1-------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws225--3------41-
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex26--65------66-
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex27--20------583
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28---------4-
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29---------93-
1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30--33------24-
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30---------7-
1977Chicago CubsNLMLBchn311-80------52-
1978Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32--62------29-
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33--32------44-
1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34--41------38-
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin35--8------3-
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin36--15------31-
1983Texas RangersALMLBtex37--22------29

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1983-10-31Released by Rangers. 
1982-12-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1982-12-06Released by Reds. 
1981-01-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1980-10-23Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1976-05-17TradeTraded by Expos with Steve Renko to Cubs for Andre Thornton. 
1973-12-20TradeTraded by Rangers to Expos for Pat Jarvis. 
* 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.