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Current Status
Free Agent since 2009-03-30 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
William Michael Stanton
Stat Years
1987-2007  [mlb] 1989-2007
6-1 / 215
Left / Left
P (1292)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
1967-06-02 in Houston, Texas   [54.138]
High School
Midland (Midland,TX)
Alvin Community College (Alvin, Texas)
Selected by the Atlanta Braves in Round #13 (#324 overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Signing Scouts
Red Murff
MLB Debut
1989-08-24 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.083)
Service Time
ATL [9] NYA [7] BOS [3] NYN [2] WAS [2] SFN [1] CIN [1] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 443 ... retro id: stanm003 ... mlbam id: 122681
Father of Cameron Stanton
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YearSplitsGGSDNSDNFGS%CGPHPRDRGFfor PHfor PRfor DRb1b2b3b4b5b6b7b8b9p Pp Cp 1Bp 2Bp 3Bp SSp LFp CFp RFp DH
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On Base

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2006Log - Splits8229099.3412929.292110330031516.677463.64050.0028993
2007Log - Splits6926398.3733939.804310101041521.059281.822166.67011116
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances OB On Base (including Homers) mOBP Modified On Base Percentage. Includes all times on base, whether earned or not. R Runs R% Run%. Runs/OnBase. % of time on base that he scores SB Stolen Bases (Total) SB2 Steals of 2nd base SB3 Steals of 3rd base SBH Steals of home CS Caught Stealings CS2 Caught stealing second base CS3 Caught stealing third base CSH Caught stealing home S1-3 1b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S1-2 1b to 2b on a single while a baserunner S1-3% % of times going first to third on a single S2-H 2b to home on a single while a baserunner S2-3 2b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S2-H% % of times second to home on a single D1-H Scored from first base on a double D1-3 1b to 3b on a double D1-H% % of times scoring from first base on a double DI Defensive Indifference. Defense allowed steal without attempt to throw out Adv WP Advanced on Wild Pitch or Passed Ball Adv Out Advanced safely on an out FrcR Forced out as runner. OOB Thrown Out on Bases as baserunner, excludes while batter


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Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls SwMs Swing and Miss Cal Called Strikes Swings Batter swung at pitch, regardless of result Foul Foul Balls IntB Intentional Balls InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches Bal% Balls percentage Foul% Foul ball percentage, of all pitches Sw% Swing Percentage. Total Swings / Total Pitches SwMs% Swing and Miss%. When swinging, how much does he miss P/PA Pitches per Plate Appearance IP-SW% Percentage of swings that are put in play IP-PA% % of Plate Appearances where ball is put into play FPS First Pitch Strike FPSw First Pitch Swing FPIP First Pitch in Play FPS% % of Plate Appearances with First Pitch as Strike FPSw% First Pitch Swing Percentage FPIP% First Pitch in Play Percentage