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Melvin BunchTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1992-2002 MLB Years: 1995-1999
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Drafted
Played in Japan

PositionsP-193Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMelvin Lynn Bunch Jr.
Height6-1Weight165BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 4,1971 [47.037]PlaceTexarkana,Texas
High SchoolLiberty Eylau (Texarkana,TX)
CollegeTexarkana College (Texarkana,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 15th round (414th overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutMay 6,1995 [23.184]
OrganizationsKCA [5] MON [2] SEA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9396Retrosheet IDbuncm001MLBAM ID111689
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts57Walks66Hittable55SO/BB64vsPower55Hitting17Durability64Team.523Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1992Gulf Coast RoyalsGCLRkkca-S/R20211.50541001024.0116423260000.584.130.751.139.758.67.667-
1992Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-kca-ST20532.7810100000064.2622320513692101.168.630.701.819.605.31.625-
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0742.4415141001088.2732924716952101.007.410.711.629.645.94.636-
1993Rockford RoyalsMidwAkca-S/R21642.1219118108485.0792420418716001.148.360.421.917.523.94.600-
1993Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca-ST21532.3310100100065.2522217314542001.017.130.411.927.403.86.625-
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R01172.21292182084150.213146377321258001.087.830.421.917.473.91.611-
1994Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca17S/R22533.3915123000061.0523023815622001.107.671.182.219.154.13.625-
1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ST23174.5712111100065.06337331020508101.288.721.382.776.922.50.125-
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca50S/R23135.631358003040.04225251114196001.409.452.483.154.281.36.2506.78
1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ST24896.07332760020146.2181106993259948101.6411.111.963.625.771.59.471-
1997Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAmon-ST25334.20990000049.0452723722502001.368.211.284.019.122.27.500-
1997Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-ST25446.3516142000078.010263551345588001.8811.771.505.196.691.29.500-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0775.51252320000127.01479078206710810001.6810.391.414.747.631.61.500-
1998Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-S/R26664.59251960020104.010158531748997201.438.741.474.158.572.06.500-
1999Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-ST271023.10211921100125.0112534311401174101.228.060.792.888.422.93.833-
1999Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31Rel270011.70514004010.02013133740002.7018.002.706.303.600.57-8.33
2002nullIntl--ST30773.28171702000112.21124541027970001.238.95--2.167.753.59.500-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter136.8418612007050.06238381421236001.6611.162.523.784.141.10.2503.98
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter55454.041751462941134866.086044939011229775049601.338.911.163.087.772.53.550-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter29284.9110790172140518.25593172838321241835501.499.701.443.687.251.97.509-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter334.20990000049.0452723722502001.368.211.284.019.122.27.500-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1062.84252231000126.2104524011291164001.057.390.782.068.244.00.625-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter642.1219118108485.0792420418716001.148.360.421.917.523.94.600-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter532.7810100000064.2622320513692101.168.630.701.819.605.31.625-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter211.50541001024.0116423260000.584.130.751.139.758.67.667-
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter773.28171702000112.21124541027970001.238.95--2.167.753.59.500-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter135.631358003040.04225251114196001.409.452.483.154.281.36.250-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0011.70514004010.02013133740002.7018.002.706.303.600.57--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings4136.8479265300310220.0273167167629210126001.6611.162.523.784.141.10.2353.98
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14114.04443771031220.021811499287519012201.338.911.163.087.772.53.560-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Harrisburg SenatorsEastAAmon-p2597010000000301000.143.143.143.286108.250.000.000.1290.0037.500.000.000.000.00
1997Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-p251711130000012401000.273.385.273.6583014.429.000.091.31814.2928.572.000.000.000.00
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2618140000012702000.222.300.222.5224022.364.000.056.2519.0931.823.500.000.000.00
1998Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-p262512120102000302000.167.167.333.5004114.222.166.167.2070.0021.430.000.000.0050.00
1999Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-p27221000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter73312601020121004000.194.242.258.5008137.286.064.097.0005.4127.035.000.000.0016.67
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6424250102012703000.208.269.292.5617129.294.084.125.0006.9024.143.500.000.0020.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter97010000000301000.143.143.143.286108.250.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626941302040242209000.194.242.258.50018282.286.064.097.0005.4127.035.000.000.0016.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkkca20P5--24--661.0001.20------5100.08.5
1992Eugene Emeralds NwstA-kca20P10--373-1310.7691.00------10100.013.2
1993Rockford Royals MidwAkca21P19--610231816.8890.84------19100.014.4
1993Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca21P10--311211614.8751.40------10100.07.2
1994Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca22P15--231-65.8330.33------15100.010.9
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca23P12--87-115151.0001.25------12100.08.3
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23P13-40231-65.8330.380.13-----13100.09.0
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca24P33--1311-324241.0000.73------33100.022.9
1997Harrisburg Senators EastAAmon25P9--47111211.9171.22------9100.06.3
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon25P16--75--12121.0000.75------1794.111.4
1998Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon26P25--47-311111.0000.44------25100.017.5
1999Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea27P21--910122019.9500.90------2295.515.1
1999Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27P5-10-2--221.0000.400.20-----5100.03.1
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P18-50251-87.8750.390.14-----180.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P107--4140198281.9880.76------1070.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9--47111211.9171.22------90.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P25--514312219.8640.76------250.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P19--610231816.8890.84------190.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--373-1310.7691.00------100.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5--24--661.0001.20------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkkca205----------
1992Eugene Emeralds NwstA-kca2010----------
1993Rockford Royals MidwAkca2119----------
1993Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca2110----------
1994Wilmington Blue Rocks CaroA+kca2215----------
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca2312----------
1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2313----------
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca2433----------
1997Harrisburg Senators EastAAmon259----------
1997Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon2516----------
1998Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon2625----------
1999Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea2721----------
1999Seattle MarinersALMLBsea275----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1999-12-06Released by Mariners. 
1998-11-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1998-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-01-28TradeTraded by Royals to Expos for Yamil Benitez. 
* 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.

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1995Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll23109,000-75338-999,520109,000109,000
1999Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll27200,000-80745-1,454,491200,000309,000
* 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