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Tom Prince CPirates

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
17 1357 .208 .286 .331 .225 1
Birth Date8-13-1964
Height5' 11"
Weight185 lbs
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1987 PIT 22 4 9 9 1 2 1 0 1 6 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .222 .222 .667 .283 0.5 0.1 0.1
1988 PIT 23 29 80 74 3 13 2 0 0 15 4 15 0 0 2 6 0 0 .176 .218 .203 .175 -5.3 -0.1 -0.6
1989 PIT 24 21 59 52 1 7 4 0 0 11 6 12 0 1 0 5 1 1 .135 .220 .212 .182 -5.4 -0.2 -0.6
1990 PIT 25 4 11 10 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .100 .182 .100 .209 -0.9 0.0 -0.1
1991 PIT 26 26 42 34 4 9 3 0 1 15 7 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 .265 .405 .441 .310 4.5 0.1 0.5
1992 PIT 27 27 52 44 1 4 2 0 0 6 6 9 0 2 0 5 1 1 .091 .192 .136 .176 -2.3 0.4 -0.2
1993 PIT 28 66 204 179 14 35 14 0 2 55 13 38 7 3 2 24 1 1 .196 .272 .307 .225 -3.5 -0.1 -0.4
1994 LAN 29 3 7 6 2 2 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .429 .333 .280 0.0 -0.0 -0.0
1995 LAN 30 18 44 40 3 8 2 1 1 15 4 10 0 0 0 4 0 0 .200 .273 .375 .225 0.4 0.5 0.1
1996 LAN 31 40 77 64 6 19 6 0 1 28 6 15 2 2 3 11 0 0 .297 .365 .438 .274 5.9 0.1 0.6
1997 LAN 32 47 113 100 17 22 5 0 3 36 5 15 3 1 4 14 0 0 .220 .275 .360 .241 6.7 0.0 0.7
1998 LAN 33 37 92 81 7 15 5 1 0 22 7 24 2 0 2 5 0 0 .185 .267 .272 .207 0.7 -0.3 0.0
1999 PHI 34 4 7 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .286 .167 .137 -0.7 -0.0 -0.1
2000 PHI 35 46 140 122 14 29 9 0 2 44 13 31 2 0 3 16 1 0 .238 .321 .361 .219 -0.1 -0.1 -0.0
2001 MIN 36 64 215 196 19 43 4 1 7 70 12 39 6 1 0 23 3 1 .219 .284 .357 .216 1.2 -0.1 0.1
2002 MIN 37 51 148 125 14 28 7 1 4 49 14 26 4 2 3 16 1 3 .224 .317 .392 .255 9.4 -0.7 0.9
2003 KCA 38 8 8 8 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .100 -1.4 0.1 -0.1
2003 MIN 38 24 49 40 5 8 2 0 2 16 5 7 2 0 2 5 1 0 .200 .319 .400 .254 2.9 -0.2 0.3
Career519135711901132486642439410525229122114098.208.286.331.22512.3-0.51.0

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1984 WTT A- 23 80 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .218 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 MCN A 124 474 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .251 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 PRW A+ 121 457 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .287 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 PIT MLB 4 9 .283 .240 .294 .369 .236 .167 96 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.1
1987 HAR AA 113 430 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .334 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 PIT MLB 29 80 .175 .244 .302 .362 .251 .220 102 -6.5 2.1 1.2 -0.1 -1.7 -5.3 -0.6 -5.3 -0.6
1988 BUF AAA 86 338 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .271 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 PIT MLB 21 59 .182 .253 .315 .384 .265 .171 99 -4.4 1.5 0.9 -0.2 -0.5 -5.4 -0.6 -5.4 -0.6
1989 BUF AAA 65 212 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .209 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 PIT MLB 4 11 .209 .223 .279 .344 .235 .125 95 -0.6 0.3 0.2 0.0 -0.4 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
1990 BUF AAA 94 334 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .244 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 PIT MLB 26 42 .310 .247 .311 .374 .255 .267 100 2.1 1.1 0.6 0.1 -0.1 4.5 0.5 4.5 0.5
1991 BUF AAA 80 270 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .215 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 PIT MLB 27 52 .176 .260 .319 .378 .259 .108 98 -4.2 1.3 0.7 0.4 -0.3 -2.3 -0.2 -2.3 -0.2
1992 BUF AAA 75 278 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .272 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1993 PIT MLB 66 204 .225 .263 .323 .395 .258 .232 99 -7.6 5.9 3.4 -0.1 -1.7 -3.5 -0.4 -3.5 -0.4
1994 LAN MLB 3 7 .280 .344 .397 .562 .322 .667 97 0.2 0.2 0.1 -0.0 -0.5 0.0 -0.0 0.0 -0.0
1994 ABQ AAA 103 398 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .302 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 LAN MLB 18 44 .225 .268 .322 .412 .255 .241 93 -1.7 1.3 0.8 0.5 -0.5 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.1
1995 ABQ AAA 61 222 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .372 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 LAN MLB 40 77 .274 .250 .318 .393 .248 .360 91 1.3 2.4 1.3 0.1 0.6 5.9 0.6 5.9 0.6
1996 ABQ AAA 32 112 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .432 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1997 LAN MLB 47 113 .241 .266 .332 .418 .258 .229 97 -2.3 3.0 2 0.0 0.8 6.7 0.7 6.7 0.7
1998 LAN MLB 37 92 .207 .258 .326 .398 .250 .263 94 -5.4 2.4 1.6 -0.3 -0.2 0.7 0.0 0.7 0.0
1999 PHI MLB 4 7 .137 .272 .333 .466 .257 .200 95 -1 0.2 0.1 -0.0 0.0 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
1999 CLR A+ 0 37 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .357 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 SWB AAA 0 26 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .062 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 PHI MLB 46 140 .219 .270 .335 .439 .259 .303 96 -6.8 3.9 2.6 -0.1 0.1 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -0.0
2001 MIN MLB 64 215 .216 .271 .336 .436 .263 .238 100 -10.4 5.9 3.9 -0.1 -0.3 1.2 0.1 1.2 0.1
2002 MIN MLB 51 148 .255 .260 .329 .415 .260 .247 97 -0.8 4.0 2.6 -0.7 1.8 9.4 0.9 9.4 0.9
2003 KCA MLB 8 8 .100 .261 .314 .422 .251 .250 107 -1.4 0.2 0.1 0.1 -0.0 -1.4 -0.1 -1.4 -0.1
2003 MIN MLB 24 49 .254 .268 .330 .441 .263 .194 103 -0.3 1.3 0.8 -0.2 0.3 2.9 0.3 2.9 0.3
2003 OMA AAA 29 110 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .360 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1984 WTT A- 80 6 14 3 0 2 13 9 13 0 0 .203 .300 .333 .130 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 MCN A 474 60 75 20 1 10 42 96 92 13 3 .208 .390 .353 .144 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 PRW A+ 457 59 100 34 1 10 47 50 74 4 5 .253 .345 .420 .167 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 HAR AA 430 41 112 23 2 6 54 51 46 6 3 .307 .400 .430 .123 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 PIT MLB 9 1 2 1 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 .222 .222 .667 .444 .283 0.5 0.1 0.1
1988 PIT MLB 80 3 13 2 0 0 6 4 15 0 0 .176 .218 .203 .027 .175 -5.3 -0.1 -0.6
1988 BUF AAA 338 35 79 16 0 14 42 23 53 3 6 .260 .323 .451 .191 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 BUF AAA 212 21 37 8 1 6 33 22 30 2 3 .202 .293 .355 .153 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 PIT MLB 59 1 7 4 0 0 5 6 12 1 1 .135 .220 .212 .077 .182 -5.4 -0.2 -0.6
1990 PIT MLB 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .100 .182 .100 .000 .209 -0.9 0.0 -0.1
1990 BUF AAA 334 38 64 13 0 7 37 39 46 4 7 .225 .326 .345 .120 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 PIT MLB 42 4 9 3 0 1 2 7 3 0 0 .265 .405 .441 .176 .310 4.5 0.1 0.5
1991 BUF AAA 270 29 46 8 3 6 32 37 31 3 4 .208 .337 .353 .145 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 BUF AAA 278 34 64 17 0 9 35 20 35 3 1 .262 .336 .443 .180 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 PIT MLB 52 1 4 2 0 0 5 6 9 1 1 .091 .192 .136 .045 .176 -2.3 0.4 -0.2
1993 PIT MLB 204 14 35 14 0 2 24 13 38 1 1 .196 .272 .307 .112 .225 -3.5 -0.1 -0.4
1994 ABQ AAA 398 61 94 31 2 20 54 51 67 2 2 .285 .397 .573 .288 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1994 LAN MLB 7 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .333 .429 .333 .000 .280 0.0 -0.0 -0.0
1995 ABQ AAA 222 30 61 15 0 7 36 27 41 0 0 .318 .405 .505 .188 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 LAN MLB 44 3 8 2 1 1 4 4 10 0 0 .200 .273 .375 .175 .225 0.4 0.5 0.1
1996 ABQ AAA 112 24 39 5 1 7 22 15 14 0 2 .411 .500 .705 .295 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 LAN MLB 77 6 19 6 0 1 11 6 15 0 0 .297 .365 .438 .141 .274 5.9 0.1 0.6
1997 LAN MLB 113 17 22 5 0 3 14 5 15 0 0 .220 .275 .360 .140 .241 6.7 0.0 0.7
1998 LAN MLB 92 7 15 5 1 0 5 7 24 0 0 .185 .267 .272 .086 .207 0.7 -0.3 0.0
1999 SWB AAA 26 2 2 0 0 1 1 3 5 1 0 .091 .231 .227 .136 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 CLR A+ 37 5 12 0 0 2 9 3 3 1 0 .364 .432 .545 .182 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1999 PHI MLB 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .167 .286 .167 .000 .137 -0.7 -0.0 -0.1
2000 PHI MLB 140 14 29 9 0 2 16 13 31 1 0 .238 .321 .361 .123 .219 -0.1 -0.1 -0.0
2001 MIN MLB 215 19 43 4 1 7 23 12 39 3 1 .219 .284 .357 .138 .216 1.2 -0.1 0.1
2002 MIN MLB 148 14 28 7 1 4 16 14 26 1 3 .224 .317 .392 .168 .255 9.4 -0.7 0.9
2003 OMA AAA 110 16 28 10 0 1 6 14 15 0 1 .308 .422 .451 .143 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 MIN MLB 49 5 8 2 0 2 5 5 7 1 0 .200 .319 .400 .200 .254 2.9 -0.2 0.3
2003 KCA MLB 8 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .000 .100 -1.4 0.1 -0.1

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
1999-04-05 1999-09-04 15-DL 152 134 Left Wrist Surgery Torn Ligaments 1999-03-29 -
1995-06-04 - 15-DL - - - Head Concussion Player Collision At Home Plate -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2003 MIN $450,000
2002 MIN $450,000
2001 MIN $400,000
2000 PHI $300,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$1,600,000
4 yrTotal$1,600,000

 

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 12-15, 2002Christina Kahrl2011-11-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: White Sox, IndiansChristina Kahrl2010-09-29
Transaction Analysis: August 15-17Christina Kahrl2006-08-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 28Christina Kahrl2005-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 14-19, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 25-September 21Christina Kahrl2003-09-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 7-20Christina Kahrl2003-07-25
Transaction Analysis: The CentralsChristina Kahrl2003-01-30
Transaction Analysis: September 28-November 10, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-11-15
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Anaheim Angels vs. Minnesota TwinsChristina Kahrl2002-10-08
Playoff Prospectus: Oakland Athletics vs. Minnesota TwinsDerek Zumsteg2002-10-01
Another Curse Unmasked: One Ring to Rule Them AllShane Demmitt2002-08-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Transaction Analysis: May 28-29, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-06-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 30-May 11, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-05-13
Transaction Analysis: March 26-30, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-04-02


BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2009-07-01 14:00:00 (link to chat)So wait, a strong walk rate and power, poor contact rate, gold glove caliber defense is NOT a valuable catching prospect?
(Aaron from YYZ)
Most of that power was in the Cal League. We're talking about a guy who's more likely to wind up being Tom Prince than Ron Karkovice. (Christina Kahrl)


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