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Kelvin ChapmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1985 MLB Years: 1979-1985
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Positions2B-615, 3B-54, OF-22, SS-4, 1B-3Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKelvin Keith Chapman
Height5-11Weight172BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 2,1956 [62.020]PlaceWillits,California
High SchoolUkiah (Ukiah,CA)
CollegeSanta Rosa Junior College (Santa Rosa,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1975 by the New York Mets.
MLB DebutApril 5,1979 [22.307]
OrganizationsNYN [9] TOR [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9809Retrosheet IDchapk001MLBAM ID112202
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed77Power43Contact66XBH49RBIs32Runs65Hitting47Durability51Team.509Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1976MarionAppRk-2062219335972215120222200000.269.336.347.6837611241.292.078.233.3219.139.131.000.83109.5018.64
1977Wausau MetsMidwAnyn-2112749396151285124754165470114000.306.387.456.84322545562.338.150.337.3789.6112.461.302.1441.0829.80
1978Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-2b22131488841302358424113567475500.266.347.383.73018736561.297.117.289.3359.9813.191.321.4361.0027.69
1979Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-2b231063524585142337177455791200.241.341.318.65911219409.279.077.233.30911.0013.941.270.73117.3322.35
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn102b23358071212040051501101.150.198.213.41117387.182.063.125.1895.7517.243.000.000.0025.00
1980Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-3b-2b248123230496121943212545300.211.285.272.557639265.226.061.155.2617.929.431.190.75116.0018.37
1981Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-2b25128513771162533452812586065300.226.310.304.61415631585.249.078.222.2909.9110.261.030.51171.0026.72
1982Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-2b261013295392132540258434256420.280.367.377.74412420387.304.097.280.33911.1110.850.981.2965.8021.74
1983Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-2b2772223416183428142363530200.274.379.390.7698715264.306.116.332.35313.6413.260.971.5255.7524.59
1984Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-2b2812404112106209810000.275.420.375.79515350.344.100.375.37218.0016.000.890.000.0027.27
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn112b2875197275713032387193024107.289.356.401.7577916223.327.112.213.3448.5213.451.581.3565.6728.07
1985Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-2b2917549103002208703010.185.290.241.53113365.213.056.241.24712.3110.770.880.000.0030.00
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn112b2962144162530075491523102.174.231.194.425283159.192.020.090.2025.669.431.670.000.0012.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter172421509417233413113360483010.223.284.295.57912422469.252.072.154.0007.0412.791.820.64140.3323.40
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter837294347276412924392811996135240046291930.260.346.359.70510581923389.287.099.266.00010.3911.801.141.1575.4625.13
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter5171743259424711217177923222023428201430.243.335.327.6625701002025.270.084.244.00010.8611.561.060.84102.5323.58
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter131488841302358424113567475500.266.347.383.73018736561.297.117.289.0009.9813.191.321.4361.0027.69
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12749396151285124754165470114000.306.387.456.84322545562.338.150.337.0009.6112.461.302.1441.0829.80
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter62219335972215120222200000.269.336.347.6837611241.292.078.233.0009.139.131.000.83109.5018.64
New York Mets Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter172421509417233413113360483010.223.284.295.57912422469.252.072.154.0007.0412.791.820.64140.3323.40
Average MLB - Per 162 games16239747891623321210315748309.223.284.295.57911721442.252.072.154.0007.0412.791.820.64140.3323.40
Average Minor - Per 162 games162570911482558543912687796410.260.346.359.70520537656.287.099.266.00010.3911.801.141.1575.4625.13

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Jackson Mets TexAAnyn222B129--3123831584710695.9795.39------13198.596.3
1979Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn232B106--2483031474565551.9755.20------106100.075.7
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn232B22--50462159896.9804.36------3562.913.6
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn233B1--1---111.0001.00------352.90.6
1980Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn243B41--2554668579.9291.93------8150.629.5
1980Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn242B28--31644109995.9603.39------8134.620.1
1981Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor252B128--2924041483710696.9805.44------128100.091.4
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn262B56--109149831266258.9704.61------10155.440.9
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn26OF22--281--29291.0001.32------10121.816.1
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn263B7--493-1613.8131.86------1016.95.1
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn26SS4--57-212121.0003.00------1014.02.9
1983Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn272B20--37581169695.9904.75------7227.814.4
1983Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn273B1---1-1111.0001.00------721.40.7
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn282B12--1737265654.9644.50------12100.08.6
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn282B57--104131532240235.9794.12------7576.035.2
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn283B3--131154.8001.33------754.01.9
1985Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn292B9--1323333936.9234.00------1752.96.5
1985Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn291B3--332-335351.00011.67------1717.62.2
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn292B48--7089517164159.9703.31------6277.429.6
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn293B1---------------621.60.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B127--2242661264502490.9763.86------1270.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B5--231165.8331.00------50.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 7 season(s)-   2B359--74710384622318311785.9754.97------3590.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B49--29649710293.9121.90------490.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF22--281--29291.0001.32------220.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS4--57-212121.0003.00------40.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--332-335351.00011.67------30.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B129--3123831584710695.9795.39------1290.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Jackson Mets TexAAnyn22---129-------
1979Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn23---106-------
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn23---22-1-----
1980Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn24---28-41-----
1981Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor25---128-------
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn26---5647---22-
1983Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn27---20-1-----
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn28---12-------
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn28---57-3-----
1985Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn29--39-------
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn29---48-1-----

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-11-13Released by Mets. 
1975-12-03ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by 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.

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985New York MetsTeam Payroll2960,000-51625-370,78060,00060,000
* 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