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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Brett Morgan Butler
Stat Years
1979-1997  [mlb] 1981-1997
Height/Weight
5-10 / 160
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (2399) ... CF (83) ... LF (47) ... DH (2)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Libertyville (Libertyville,IL)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Atlanta Braves in Round #23 (#573 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1981-08-20 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.066)
Service Time
Organizations
LAN [7] ATL [5] CLE [4] SFN [3] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9492 ... retro id: butlb001 ... mlbam id: 111812
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1979Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl-22of---13011136417532054191511100.369.462.6041.0661336715.414.235.40414.2911.280.7937.02.2636.6
    1979Greenwood BravesWcarAatl-22of---135117263724111206242701100.316.430.427.857143507.436.111.40016.7818.881.13117.00.7018.9
    1980Anderson BravesSALAatl-23of---2702557376126126449672944400.298.445.404.84933410319.506.106.32820.068.680.43255.00.3025.0
    1980Durham BullsCaroA+atl-23of---24622447821562393615673062500.366.513.5131.02630411523.540.147.40622.049.870.45112.00.6628.0
    1981Richmond BravesILAAAatl-24of---31254669315619433644161036321190.335.456.412.86857319226.358.077.38217.9810.990.61155.30.5216.7
    1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2224ofL-S-E-P3401261732230491191700000.254.352.317.669145405.278.063.29413.1011.720.890.00.0015.6
    1982Richmond BravesILAAAatl-25of---441157225783122129221910130.363.442.471.9131817412.268.108.40612.1510.500.86157.00.5521.0
    1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2225ofL-S-E-P48924035522007218253503001.217.291.225.516268542.167.008.2549.3313.061.400.00.003.8
    1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2226ofL-S-E-P51515498415421135373923545623535.281.344.393.73761321639.240.112.3028.819.141.04109.80.8225.3
    1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle227ofL-S-E-P615960210816225934952228662411616.269.361.355.71670921437.279.086.29312.138.740.72200.70.4222.8
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle228ofL-S-E-P715259110618428145504720634218328.311.377.431.80866625547.272.120.3279.466.310.67118.20.7525.5
    1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle229ofL-S-E-P816158792163171445132157065417518.278.356.375.73168322035.245.097.30410.259.520.93146.80.5921.5
    1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle230ofL-S-E-P9137522911542589413316915512203.295.399.425.82461822242.337.130.31514.728.900.6058.01.4627.3
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn231ofL-S-E-P101575681091632796434320976448242.287.393.398.79167922642.322.111.31414.299.430.6694.70.8825.8
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn232ofL-S-E-P1115459410016822443631165969313324.283.349.354.70367221030.195.071.3138.7810.271.17148.50.6017.9
    1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn233ofL-S-E-P121606221081922093445119906267713.309.397.384.78173223932.272.075.33512.308.470.69207.30.4116.7
    1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2234ofL-S-E-P1316161511218213523838281087914243.296.401.343.74473021120.239.047.33614.7910.820.73307.50.2711.0
    1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2235ofL-S-E-P1415755386171141133941219567324124.309.413.391.80467621628.289.082.34714.059.910.71184.30.4416.4
    1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2236ofL-S-E-P1515660780181211014239198669514416.298.387.371.75871622532.247.073.33312.019.640.80607.00.1417.7
    1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2237ofL-S-E-P1611141779131139833278685227202.314.411.446.85749618630.341.132.34313.7110.480.7652.11.6122.9
    1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn2238ofL-S-E-P179036754114137125217434206224.311.381.392.77341814421.237.081.34710.2910.050.98367.00.2418.4
    1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan12,2238ofL-S-E-P173914624405201311124904401.274.368.336.704178497.295.062.28413.485.060.380.00.0017.5
    1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2239cfL-S-E-P1834131223511088392211301.267.313.290.603145382.130.023.3136.2115.172.440.00.005.7
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2240cf-lfL-S-E-P1910534352978301815104240115001.283.363.324.68740111111.178.041.32010.479.980.950.00.0011.3
    MLB Totals (18 yrs)221381801359237527713154578558257112990738147512362.290.377.376.75395453076462.261.086.31911.839.500.80151.50.5719.5
    National League Totals (14 yrs)160458789621712182863338739418481968328109351937.291.379.368.74768692165301.252.077.32311.929.940.83178.10.4817.6
    American League Totals (4 yrs)609230239766395452119116473310224103816425.288.373.396.7692676911161.282.108.31011.588.370.72109.60.7824.3
    Minor League Totals34713302974496328111541615930218314913120.338.461.452.9131668601102.418.114.38118.1110.970.61120.90.6622.7
    Minor: Rk Totals3011136417532054191511100.369.462.6041.0661336715.414.235.40414.2911.280.7937.02.2636.6
    Minor: A Totals1053729911314102376415915645500.304.441.411.85247715326.484.107.34819.0811.740.62186.00.4223.0
    Minor: A+ Totals4622447821562393615673062500.366.513.5131.02630411523.540.147.40622.049.870.45112.00.6628.0
    Minor: AAA Totals166623115213277458562512582312120.342.453.427.88075426638.335.085.38816.5810.880.66155.80.5317.8
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (7 yrs)763281245583775411419117990432338136916718.298.392.368.76033421036130.256.070.33212.9310.110.78200.90.4215.5
    Cleveland Indians Totals (4 yrs)609230239766395452119116473310224103816425.288.373.396.7692676911161.282.108.31011.588.370.72109.60.7824.3
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)47117843175236922131231255524619513281279.293.381.378.7592083675104.262.085.32111.819.360.79137.20.6219.9
    Atlanta Braves Totals (3 yrs)280915136238251654869329810826536.260.331.339.670102631046.226.079.2899.5510.531.10183.00.4919.3
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)9036754114137125217434206224.311.381.392.77341814421.237.081.34710.2910.050.98367.00.2418.4
    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
    1979Gulf Coast Braves GCLRk22OF3000.06650071711.0002.400.0055.6100.04
    1979Greenwood BravesWcarA22OF3400.04520047471.0001.400.0024.697.15
    1980Anderson BravesSALA23OF7000.0190510196195.9952.800.0050.0100.03
    1980Durham BullsCaroA+23OF6600.0156430163160.9822.400.0047.1143.52
    1981Richmond BravesILAAA24OF12500.02861533304301.9902.400.0089.9100.02
    1981Atlanta BravesNLMLB24OF3700.0762107978.9872.100.0034.992.54
    1982Richmond BravesILAAA25OF4000.0101210104103.9902.600.0028.897.64
    1982Atlanta BravesNLMLB25OF7700.01292001311311.0001.700.0047.586.53
    1983Atlanta BravesNLMLB26OF14300.02841344301297.9872.100.0088.394.72
    1984Cleveland IndiansALMLB27OF15600.04481343465461.9913.000.0096.398.11
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLB28OF15000.04371915457456.9983.000.0092.698.71
    1985Cleveland IndiansALMLB28DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.710
    1986Cleveland IndiansALMLB29OF15900.0434933446443.9932.800.0098.198.81
    1987Cleveland IndiansALMLB30OF13600.0393442401397.9902.900.0084.099.32
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLB31OF15500.0395351403398.9882.600.0095.798.71
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLB32OF15200.04071163424418.9862.800.0093.898.71
    1990San Francisco GiantsNLMLB33OF15900.0420460430424.9862.700.0098.199.41
    1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB34OF16100.03728033803801.0002.400.0099.4100.01
    1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB35OF15500.0353923364362.9952.300.0095.798.71
    1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB36OF15500.03696003753751.0002.400.0095.799.41
    1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB37OF11100.0260822270268.9932.400.0097.4100.02
    1995New York MetsNLMLB38OF9000.0207611214213.9952.400.0062.5100.01
    1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB38OF3800.0750107675.9872.000.0026.497.44
    1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB39CF3400.0741107675.9872.200.0021.0100.04
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB40LF4700.07020172721.0001.500.0029.044.82
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB40CF4900.09320195951.0001.900.0030.246.72
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB40DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.02
    MLB Totals - (LF)47007020172721.0001.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)8300167311171170.9942.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)2034005059117403052165176.9922.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)200000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)165003871743408404.9902.400.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)6600156430163160.9822.400.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)10400235710243242.9962.300.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (OF)30006650071711.0002.400.000.00.00
    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
    1979Minor---------64-
    1980Minor---------136-
    1981MLB---------37-
    1981Minor---------125-
    1982MLB---------77-
    1982Minor---------40-
    1983MLB---------143-
    1984MLB---------156-
    1985MLB---------1501
    1986MLB---------159-
    1987MLB---------136-
    1988MLB---------155-
    1989MLB---------152-
    1990MLB---------159-
    1991MLB---------161-
    1992MLB---------155-
    1993MLB---------155-
    1994MLB---------111-
    1995MLB---------128-
    1996MLB-------34---
    1997MLB------4749--1
    Totals------4783-23992