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Buzz CapraTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1969-1977 MLB Years: 1971-1977
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PositionsP-142Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLee William Capra
Height5-10Weight168BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 1,1947 [71.045]PlaceChicago,Illinois
High SchoolLane Tech (Chicago,IL)
CollegeIllinois State University (Normal,IL)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 27th round (627th overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 15,1971 [23.350]
OrganizationsNYN [5] ATL [4] Awards1Awards Voting2-4
TBC Player ID9620Retrosheet IDcaprb101MLBAM ID111972
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts74Walks30Hittable65SO/BB48vsPower65Hitting37Durability29Team.485Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1969nullA+--Rel21822.6818018000057.0492417021540001.237.74--3.328.532.57.800-
1970nullA+--Rel22953.21240240000129.010656460301570001.057.40--2.0910.955.23.643-
1971nullAA--Rel23300.56505000032.01742010430000.844.78--2.8112.094.301.000-
1971nullAAA--Rel231332.19200200000140.09938340381130000.986.36--2.447.262.97.813-
1971Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel01631.88250250000172.011642360481560000.956.07--2.518.163.25.842-
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn38Rel23018.4430300105.03650560001.505.06--8.4410.131.20.0003.01
1972nullAAA--Rel24523.3811011000080.0713230033590001.307.99--3.716.641.79.714-
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn38S/R24324.581468002053.0502727727451001.458.491.194.587.641.67.6003.95
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn38Rel25273.86240240010442.0351818428353001.507.500.866.007.501.25.2224.14
1974Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl47ST261682.2839271211561217.0163675513841377101.146.760.543.485.681.63.6673.26
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl47ST27474.2512120500078.0774137828350101.348.850.923.224.021.25.3644.09
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl47Rel28018.6850500209.09990640001.618.68--5.793.860.67.0003.70
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl47S/R296115.364516290070139.0142888328801007001.599.171.815.176.461.25.3535.64
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter31373.871426181165285543.04792562346025836218201.357.920.994.275.991.40.4561.52
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter38122.65780780000438.034215412901324260001.087.03--2.718.753.23.760-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1852.62310310000220.017070640711720001.106.95--2.907.042.42.783-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter300.56505000032.01742010430000.844.78--2.8112.094.301.000-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1773.05420420000186.015580630512110001.117.50--2.4710.214.14.708-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter26273.731015546165151443.13912051844919827614201.337.930.994.015.591.39.491-
New York Mets Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5104.494163500134100.08851501160864001.487.890.995.387.711.43.333-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13153.8757253262112220.019410395241041467101.357.920.994.275.991.40.4641.52
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1962.65390390000220.017277650662140001.087.03--2.718.753.23.760-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn38p2331000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn38p241412130001003300000.250.400.250.6503015.333.000.250.32120.0020.001.000.000.000.00
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn38p25242100000002001001.000.500.000.500005.000.0001.000.35540.000.000.000.000.000.00
1974Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl47p26396741100010082307000.164.253.164.41711082.250.000.119.2119.7628.052.880.000.000.00
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl47p271223210001001505100.043.080.043.1231030.053.000.043.0663.3316.675.000.000.000.00
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl47p294536140002003903000.111.179.111.2904042.148.000.083.1477.1421.433.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1371419190005001740016101.135.226.135.361190175.186.000.121.0009.7122.862.350.000.000.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter961267160004001237015100.127.201.127.328160154.178.000.095.0007.7924.033.080.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4115230001005301001.200.400.200.6003021.250.000.333.00023.8114.290.600.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16216711220006002047019101.135.226.135.361220207.186.000.121.0009.7122.862.350.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn23P3-5-1--111.0000.330.20-----3100.01.9
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn24P14-53510-215151.0001.070.282722.2-14100.09.0
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn25P24-4217--881.0000.330.193175.0-24100.014.9
1974Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P39-2171319323532.9140.820.15-----39100.024.1
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27P12-78613-119191.0001.580.24-----12100.07.5
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28P5-9-3--331.0000.600.33-----5100.03.1
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29P45-139618112524.9600.530.17-----45100.027.8
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P142-543317146106102.9620.720.195838.5-1420.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn233----------
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn2414----------
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn2524----------
1974Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2639----------
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2712----------
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl285----------
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2945----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1985Little Falls MetsNYPLA-Minornyn37Pitching Coach753441.45319.53Dan Radison
1986Appleton FoxesMidwAMinorcha38Pitching Coach1395683.40329.53Duke Sims,Rico Petrocelli
1990Spartanburg PhilliesSALAMinorphi42Pitching Coach1416378.44718.05Mel Roberts
1991Spartanburg PhilliesSALAMinorphi43Pitching Coach1407070.50021.03Mel Roberts
1992Spartanburg PhilliesSALAMinorphi44Pitching Coach1387068.5079.06Roy MajtykaLost in Semi-Finals
1993Spartanburg PhilliesSALAMinorphi45Pitching Coach1426280.43723.55Roy Majtyka
1994Spartanburg PhilliesSALAMinorphi46Pitching Coach1396772.48218.54Roy Majtyka
1997Columbia BombersSALAMinornyn49Pitching Coach1407763.550--1Doug MansolinoLost in 1st Round
1998Columbia BombersSALAMinornyn50Pitching Coach1419051.638--1Doug DavisLeague Champions
1999St. Lucie MetsFSLA+Minornyn51Pitching Coach1386870.4935.03Howard Freiling
2000St. Lucie MetsFSLA+Minornyn52Pitching Coach1398158.5833.50Dave Engle
2001St. Lucie MetsFSLA+Minornyn53Pitching Coach1396376.45319.06Ron Johnson
* 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
1974NL Player of the Month (June)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1979-04-03Released by Braves. 
1979-01-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1978-03-30Released by Braves. 
1974-03-26Purchased by Braves from Mets. 
* 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.