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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Steven Lee Busby
Stat Years
1971-1980  [mlb] 1972-1980
Height/Weight
6-2 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (189)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Fullerton (Fullerton,CA)
Colleges
USC (Los Angeles, California)
Draft
Selected by the Kansas City Royals in Round #2 (#39 overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft (June-SecD Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1972-09-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.344)
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [9]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9467 ... retro id: busbs101 ... mlbam id: 111787
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1971San JoseCalifA+----211---410.68800000040.031143014500001.136.980.003.1511.253.153.57.800
    1971Minor Totals: byYearA+----211---410.68800008040.031143014500001.136.980.003.1511.253.153.57.800
    1972OmahaAmerAAA----222---12143.1930000000217.019787770642210001.208.170.002.659.173.613.45.462
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca40222Log - Sp - Ext - Perf311.58553000040.0289718310000.906.300.231.806.982.033.88.750
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAAA----221---12143.19300000300217.019787770642210001.208.170.002.659.173.613.45.462
    1972MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf311.58553000040.0289718310000.906.300.231.806.982.033.88.750
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca40233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16154.23373771000238.1246125112181051749061.479.290.683.976.574.721.66.516
    1973MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16154.23373771000238.3246125112181051749061.479.300.683.976.584.721.66.516
    1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca40244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf22143.393838203000292.128411811014921985291.298.740.432.836.103.632.15.611
    1974MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf22143.393838203000292.328411811014921985291.298.750.432.836.103.642.15.611
    1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca40255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf18123.083434183000260.1233968918811608031.218.060.622.805.533.321.98.600
    1975MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf18123.083434183000260.3233968918811608031.218.060.622.805.543.321.98.600
    1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca40266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.4013131000071.2584235749291031.497.280.886.153.645.270.59.500
    1976MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.4213131000071.7584235749291031.507.330.886.193.675.310.59.500
    1977Daytona IslandersFSLA+kca-277---0115.0011000003.011550120004.0033.000.003.006.0015.002.00.000
    1977Minor Totals: KCAbyYearA+----271---0115.0011000003.011550120004.0033.000.003.006.0015.002.00.000
    1978Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkkca-288---100.00220000013.07000090010.544.850.000.006.230.000.001.000
    1978Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-288---375.4512122000066.0784740732323111.6710.640.954.364.366.411.00.300
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca40288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf107.59750012021.1241818215100121.8310.130.846.334.227.590.671.000
    1978Minor Totals: KCAbyYearRk/AAA----282---474.5614142000079.0854740732413121.489.680.803.654.675.351.28.364
    1978MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf107.68750012021.3241818215100121.8510.240.856.404.277.680.671.000
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca40299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf663.63221240510094.17145381064451001.436.770.956.114.294.290.70.500
    1979MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf663.63221240510094.37145381064451001.436.790.966.124.304.300.70.500
    1980Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3010---322.48882100058.0451916428295031.266.980.624.344.502.951.04.600
    1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca403010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf136.171160025042.1593029319124021.8412.540.644.042.556.380.63.250
    1980Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----301---322.48882100058.0451916428295031.266.980.624.344.502.951.04.600
    1980MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf136.201160025042.3593029319124021.8512.610.644.062.576.410.63.250
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)70543.7216715053781701,060.7100348343873433659283251.358.510.623.685.594.101.52.565
    American League Totals (8 yrs)70543.7216715053781701,060.7100348343873433659283251.358.510.623.685.594.101.52.565
    Minor League Totals23253.206123410380397.0369172141111393438151.288.370.253.157.783.902.47.479
    Minor: Rk Totals100.00220000013.07000090010.544.850.000.006.230.002.001.000
    Minor: A+ Totals421.67910008043.042198015520001.338.790.003.1410.883.983.47.667
    Minor: AAA Totals18233.515020410300341.0320153133111242828141.308.450.293.277.444.042.27.439
    Kansas City Royals Totals (8 yrs)70543.7216715053781701,060.7100348343873433659283251.358.510.623.685.594.101.52.565
    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%
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca4022pL-S-E-P1515031004000300000.200.200.267.4671541.067.067.2500.0020.000.000.00.0033.3
    1977Daytona IslandersFSLA+kca-27p---210000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)515031004000300000.200.200.267.4671541.067.067.2500.0020.000.000.00.0033.3
    American League Totals (1 yrs)515031004000300000.200.200.267.4671541.067.067.2500.0020.000.000.00.0033.3
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)515031004000300000.200.200.267.4671541.067.067.2500.0020.000.000.00.0033.3
    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
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLB22P5040.0141065.8331.000.133.2100.015
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLB23P370238.11047636357.9051.500.2422.8100.04
    1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLB24P380292.12453828577.9062.000.2623.5100.02
    1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLB25P340260.12252327774.9612.200.2821.0100.07
    1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26P13071.2109302219.8641.500.278.0100.011
    1978Gulf Coast Royals GCLRk28P200.01200331.0001.500.003.6100.015
    1978Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA28P1200.0342097.7780.600.008.9100.011
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLB28P7021.1051065.8330.700.244.3100.012
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLB29P22094.14240128281.0001.300.3013.6100.011
    1980Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA30P800.0210401612.7501.500.005.9100.09
    1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLB30P11042.15410109.9000.800.216.8100.011
    MLB Totals - (P)16701,05976198238297274.9231.600.260.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)2000514602519.7601.000.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)2001200331.0001.500.000.00.00
    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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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1972MLB5----------
    1973MLB37----------
    1974MLB38----------
    1975MLB34----------
    1976MLB13----------
    1978MLB7----------
    1978Minor14----------
    1979MLB22----------
    1980MLB11----------
    1980Minor8----------
    Totals189----------
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