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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Louis Rodman Whitaker
Stat Years
1975-1995  [mlb] 1977-1995
Height/Weight
5-11 / 160
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
2B (2308) ... DH (32)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
High School
Martinsville (Martinsville,VA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Detroit Tigers in Round #5 (#99 overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1977-09-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.120)
Service Time
Organizations
DET [19]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 19583 ... retro id: whitl001 ... mlbam id: 124154
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Season Batting Totals

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YearTeam NameLgLvlLevelUnifAgeDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
1978Detroit TigersALMLBMLB121Log - Sp - Ext413948471138127358776165113809.285.361.357.71856717322.198.072.31810.7611.461.07161.30.5315.9
1 record(s)
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 Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. 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)

Lou Whitaker Batting Log for 1978

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April 1978
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1978-04-071DETTORALW 6-2Box | PBP1122b81431121---1-1-------------.333.667.5001.167
1978-04-082DETTORALL 2-5Box | PBP213pr---------------------------.333.667.5001.167
1978-04-093DETTORALW 8-4Box | PBP314ph-2b2-44111---1---1------------.286.429.375.804
1978-04-114DETTEXALW 6-2Box | PBP4152b8143---------1-------------.200.300.333.633
1978-04-146DETTORALL 8-10Box | PBP5162b2155-----------------------.133.200.235.435
1978-04-168DETTORALW 4-3Box | PBP6172b81431121-----11------------.167.278.286.563
1978-04-179DETCHAALW 10-9Box | PBP718ph-2b2-22-22---1----------------.250.350.348.698
1978-04-2210DETTEXALW 7-6Box | PBP8192b2155133-----1--------------.320.400.393.793
1978-04-2312DETTEXALL 1-2Box | PBP9202b8133-11-----1-1------------.321.393.387.780
1978-04-2514DETCHAALW 8-4Box | PBP10212b2155111-------1------------.303.364.361.725
1978-04-2816DETSEAALW 5-4Box | PBP1122ph-2b9-32---------11------------.286.343.359.702
1978-04-2917DETSEAALW 5-0Box | PBP12232b2111-11--------------------.306.361.375.736
May 1978
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1978-05-1225DETOAKALL 4-10Box | PBP1324ph-2b9-22-11--------------------.316.368.381.749
1978-05-1326DETOAKALL 2-3Box | PBP14252b2155111-------1----1-------.302.349.362.711
1978-05-1427DETOAKALW 15-0Box | PBP15262b2166133---31---------------.327.367.377.745
1978-05-1528DETSEAALW 4-2Box | PBP16272b2144111--------------------.321.358.368.727
1978-05-1629DETSEAALW 4-2Box | PBP17282b9-33-11--------------------.321.357.367.724
1978-05-1730DETMILALW 5-3Box | PBP1829ph-2b9-11-11--------------------.333.368.377.745
1978-05-1831DETMILALL 7-8Box | PBP19302b2131111------2-------------.345.379.406.786
1978-05-1932DETBOSALW 7-5Box | PBP20312b2143122---1--1-------------.361.393.426.820
1978-05-2033DETBOSALL 5-6Box | PBP21322b2155-11--------------------.348.379.411.790
1978-05-2134DETBOSALW 2-1Box | PBP2233pr-2b---------------------------.348.379.411.790
1978-05-2135DETBOSALL 3-9Box | PBP23342b2155122---11--1------------.352.380.410.791
1978-05-2336DETBALALL 0-2Box | PBP24352b---------------------------.352.380.410.791
1978-05-2437DETBALALW 3-2Box | PBP25362b2155122----1---------------.355.382.410.791
1978-05-2438DETBALALL 0-1Box | PBP26372b2144----------1------------.338.363.391.753
1978-05-2640DETBOSALL 3-6Box | PBP27382b---------------------------.338.363.391.753
1978-05-2741DETBOSALL 0-1Box | PBP28392b2144-11------------1-------.333.357.385.742
1978-05-2842DETBOSALL 3-4Box | PBP29402b2155-11--------------------.326.348.375.723
1978-05-2843DETBOSALL 3-4Box | PBP30412b2144-11-------2------------.323.344.370.714
1978-05-2944DETBALALL 3-6Box | PBP31422b9133111--------------------.323.344.369.713
1978-05-3045DETBALALW 5-2Box | PBP32432b2144-11----1--1------------.320.340.364.704
1978-05-3146DETMILALW 3-0Box | PBP33442b9133-11-----1--------------.320.340.364.703
June 1978
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1978-06-0147DETMILALW 4-3Box | PBP34452b2144-22---1-1-1------------.327.346.368.714
1978-06-0248DETMINALL 2-4Box | PBP35462b2154-13-1----1-------------.324.360.370.730
1978-06-0349DETMINALL 2-9Box | PBP36472b1144-11---1----------------.322.357.366.722
1978-06-0450DETMINALW 6-4Box | PBP37482b9133-----------------------.314.347.357.705
1978-06-0651DETMILALL 1-5Box | PBP38492b2144111-------1------------.311.344.354.698
1978-06-0752DETMILALW 8-1Box | PBP39502b1155122--------------------.315.346.356.702
1978-06-0953DETKCAALW 3-2Box | PBP40512b9133-----------------------.308.338.348.686
1978-06-1054DETKCAALL 3-6Box | PBP41522b1155-11-------1------------.304.333.343.676
1978-06-1155DETKCAALW 5-2Box | PBP42532b9144----------1------------.295.324.333.657
1978-06-1256DETMILALL 4-7Box | PBP43542b1155111-------1------------.292.319.329.648
1978-06-1357DETMILALL 2-7Box | PBP44552b9133122--------------------.299.327.335.662
1978-06-1458DETKCAALL 1-7Box | PBP45562b9133-11-------1------------.300.327.335.662
1978-06-1559DETKCAALL 2-7Box | PBP46572b7144-121------1------------.299.331.333.665
1978-06-1660DETMINALL 2-5Box | PBP47582b9143122---1-111------------.306.338.343.681
1978-06-1761DETMINALL 1-3Box | PBP48592b9133-----------------------.300.331.337.669
1978-06-1862DETMINALL 4-8Box | PBP49602b8144113-1-----1------------.299.341.335.677
1978-06-2063DETTORALW 4-3Box | PBP50612b9155-121-------------------.296.343.331.675
1978-06-2164DETTORALW 10-8Box | PBP51622b9144133-------1------------.306.353.341.693
1978-06-2265DETNYAALL 2-4Box | PBP52632b9133----------1------------.301.347.335.682
1978-06-2366DETNYAALL 3-12Box | PBP53642b2154------------1----------.294.339.328.667
1978-06-2467DETNYAALW 4-3Box | PBP54652b21432121-----11------------.295.344.332.676
1978-06-2568DETNYAALL 2-4Box | PBP55662b91441231-------------------.299.353.335.688
1978-06-2669DETCLEALL 4-5Box | PBP56672b9143222------11------------.305.358.343.701
1978-06-2770DETCLEALW 6-1Box | PBP57682b2153111------2-------------.306.358.350.707
1978-06-2871DETCLEALW 4-3Box | PBP5869ph-2b9-1----------1-------------.306.358.353.710
1978-06-2872DETCLEALL 1-2Box | PBP59702b2143------------1----------.301.352.348.700
1978-06-2973DETCLEALL 3-6Box | PBP6071ph-2b9-11-----------------------.299.350.346.696
1978-06-3074DETNYAALL 2-10Box | PBP61722b9133-11------------1-------.300.350.346.696
July 1978
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1978-07-0175DETNYAALW 8-4Box | PBP62732b2166-22---3---1----1-------.301.350.345.695
1978-07-0276DETNYAALL 2-3Box | PBP63742b9133-11-------1------------.301.349.345.695
1978-07-0277DETNYAALL 3-5Box | PBP6475pr-2b----1----------------------.301.349.345.695
1978-07-0378DETTORALW 6-5Box | PBP65762b2154133---2-----1----------.310.357.352.709
1978-07-0479DETTORALL 2-9Box | PBP66772b2144-----------------------.304.350.346.697
1978-07-0580DETCLEALW 13-3Box | PBP67782b2154233---2------1---------.312.357.352.709
1978-07-0681DETCLEALW 8-4Box | PBP68792b2154222---11-1-------------.316.360.357.717
1978-07-0782DETTEXALW 12-7Box | PBP69802b2165122---2--11------------.317.361.360.721
1978-07-0883DETTEXALW 5-1Box | PBP70812b2155-22---1----------------.319.362.361.723
1978-07-0984DETTEXALL 3-4Box | PBP71822b2165-11---------1----------.317.358.358.716
1978-07-1385DETSEAALL 4-5Box | PBP72832b2144-11---2---2------------.316.357.356.713
1978-07-1486DETSEAALW 2-0Box | PBP73842b2155----------1------------.309.349.350.699
1978-07-1587DETCALALL 0-2Box | PBP74852b2144----------2------------.304.344.344.688
1978-07-1688DETCALALW 4-0Box | PBP75862b21541--------1-------------.300.339.342.680
1978-07-1789DETCALALW 4-3Box | PBP76872b2153------1--1---1---------.296.335.339.674
1978-07-1890DETOAKALL 3-6Box | PBP77882b2154111------12------------.295.333.340.674
1978-07-1991DETOAKALW 5-4Box | PBP78892b2155111---1---1------------.294.331.338.669
1978-07-2192DETCALALL 2-4Box | PBP7990pr3-1-------------1----------.294.331.338.669
1978-07-2193DETCALALW 5-0Box | PBP80912b1155111--------------------.292.328.336.664
1978-07-2294DETCALALW 7-3Box | PBP81922b1155122----1---------------.294.330.337.666
1978-07-2395DETCALALW 4-3Box | PBP82932b214322511-------1----------.298.344.340.684
1978-07-2497DETOAKALW 4-1Box | PBP83942b2142111---1--1---1---------.299.345.342.687
1978-07-2598DETOAKALW 11-2Box | PBP84952b2154122---1--1-------------.302.347.346.693
1978-07-2699DETBALALW 9-6Box | PBP85962b2153------1---1-11---------.299.344.342.685
1978-07-27100DETBALALL 3-7Box | PBP86972b21441121-------------------.298.346.341.686
1978-07-28101DETSEAALW 4-3Box | PBP87982b2154125--12-----1----------.301.358.343.700
1978-07-29102DETSEAALW 9-1Box | PBP88992b21511-----1--2--11---------.300.357.345.701
1978-07-30103DETSEAALW 5-4Box | PBP891002b2154213-1-1--1-------------.299.362.345.707
1978-07-31104DETTORALL 7-8Box | PBP901012b2188-22------------1-------.298.359.343.702
August 1978
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1978-08-01105DETTORALW 3-2Box | PBP911022b2144-13-1-----1------------.297.364.342.706
1978-08-03106DETCHAALW 5-4Box | PBP921032b2154-11-----111------------.297.363.343.705
1978-08-04107DETCHAALW 7-1Box | PBP931042b21521-----1--2---1---------.295.360.344.704
1978-08-05108DETCHAALW 7-0Box | PBP941052b2155----------1------------.291.355.339.694
1978-08-06109DETCHAALW 8-0Box | PBP951062b2154333---1--11------------.296.360.345.705
1978-08-08110DETTEXALL 4-9Box | PBP961072b2153111------21------------.296.359.349.708
1978-08-09111DETTEXALW 5-2Box | PBP971082b2144-11---1---1------------.296.358.348.706
1978-08-11112DETCHAALW 7-3Box | PBP981092b21541121--3---1--1---------.295.360.346.705
1978-08-12113DETCHAALL 3-6Box | PBP991102b2154122------1-------------.298.361.349.710
1978-08-13114DETCHAALW 10-2Box | PBP1001112b2154114--13--11------------.297.369.350.718
1978-08-14115DETKCAALW 11-2Box | PBP1011122b2164222-----11--1----------.299.370.353.723
1978-08-15116DETKCAALL 2-4Box | PBP1021132b2153111------1--1----------.300.370.354.724
1978-08-16117DETCLEALW 2-0Box | PBP1031142b2143---------11------------.297.367.353.720
1978-08-17118DETCLEALW 9-5Box | PBP1041152b2154222------1-----1-------.299.368.356.724
1978-08-18119DETMILALL 0-2Box | PBP1051162b2144-22--------------------.302.370.358.727
1978-08-19120DETMILALW 6-4Box | PBP1061172b2142-----------11----------.300.368.357.725
1978-08-23124DETTORALL 3-4Box | PBP1071182b2165-33------11------------.304.371.362.733
1978-08-24126DETTORALW 5-2Box | PBP1081192b2143113-1-2--1-----1-------.304.376.363.739
1978-08-25127DETMILALW 6-3Box | PBP1091202b2155----------1------------.300.371.359.730
1978-08-26128DETMILALL 5-9Box | PBP1101212b2155111--------------------.299.369.357.726
1978-08-27129DETMILALW 4-2Box | PBP1111222b2144-22---3---1------------.301.370.358.728
1978-08-28130DETMILALL 1-10Box | PBP1121232b2144-11--------------------.301.369.357.726
1978-08-29131DETMINALW 4-2Box | PBP1131242b2144-11-------1----1-------.300.368.357.724
1978-08-31132DETMINALL 1-4Box | PBP1141252b2143---------12------------.298.365.356.720
September 1978
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1978-09-01133DETKCAALW 6-2Box | PBP1151262b21541--------12------------.295.361.354.715
1978-09-02134DETKCAALL 3-8Box | PBP1161272b2144-11-------1------------.294.360.353.713
1978-09-03135DETKCAALL 2-6Box | PBP1171282b2144-11--------------------.294.359.352.711
1978-09-04136DETNYAALL 1-9Box | PBP1181292b2143---------11------------.292.356.351.708
1978-09-04137DETNYAALW 5-4Box | PBP1191302b---------------------------.292.356.351.708
1978-09-05138DETNYAALL 2-4Box | PBP1201312b2155-11--------------------.291.355.350.704
1978-09-06139DETNYAALL 2-8Box | PBP1211322b2143---------1-------------.289.352.349.701
1978-09-08140DETCLEALW 6-3Box | PBP1221332b2155-24-1-2---1------------.290.357.349.707
1978-09-09141DETCLEALW 5-2Box | PBP1231342b2154-33---1--1-------------.294.361.354.715
1978-09-10142DETCLEALL 4-7Box | PBP1241352b2154-11------1-------------.294.360.354.714
1978-09-12143DETNYAALW 7-4Box | PBP1251362b2153111---1--21------------.294.360.357.717
1978-09-13144DETNYAALL 3-7Box | PBP1261372b2153------1--21------------.292.357.357.715
1978-09-14145DETNYAALL 2-4Box | PBP1271382b2143-121--2--1-------------.292.359.358.718
1978-09-15146DETCLEALW 1-0Box | PBP1281392b2143-11-------1-1----------.293.359.358.717
1978-09-16147DETCLEALW 10-4Box | PBP1291402b2154111---1--11------------.292.358.359.717
1978-09-17148DETCLEALL 1-2Box | PBP1301412b2142---------2-------------.291.357.360.716
1978-09-18149DETBOSALL 4-5Box | PBP1311422b2154-11------12------------.291.356.360.716
1978-09-19150DETBOSALL 6-8Box | PBP1321432b2154111------11----1-------.290.355.361.715
1978-09-20151DETBOSALW 12-2Box | PBP1331442b21543261-13--1-------------.292.365.363.727
1978-09-21152DETBOSALL 1-5Box | PBP1341452b2122-----------------------.291.363.361.724
1978-09-27158DETBOSALL 2-5Box | PBP1351462b2143-121-----11------------.291.365.362.727
1978-09-28159DETBOSALL 0-1Box | PBP1361472b1142---------2-------------.290.363.363.727
1978-09-29160DETBALALW 3-2Box | PBP1371482b11431--------1-------------.288.361.363.724
1978-09-30161DETBALALW 5-4Box | PBP1381492b11431--------1-------------.286.359.362.721
October 1978
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1978-10-01162DETBALALL 2-4Box | PBP1391502b2142------1--11--1---------.285.357.361.718
139 record(s)
Glossary:
Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player Pos Defensive Position Ln Lineup slot in batting order GS Games Started PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats R Runs H Hits TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play 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)