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Butch Hobson 3BRed Sox

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
8 2799 .248 .297 .423 .249 1.6
Birth Date8-17-1951
Height6' 1"
Weight193 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
1975 BOS 23 2 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .176 -0.3 0.2 -0.0
1976 BOS 24 76 292 269 34 63 7 5 8 104 15 62 0 3 5 34 0 1 .234 .272 .387 .229 -1.5 -0.6 -0.2
1977 BOS 25 159 637 593 77 157 33 5 30 290 27 162 4 3 10 112 5 4 .265 .300 .489 .256 19.2 -13.0 0.6
1978 BOS 26 147 574 512 65 128 26 2 17 209 50 122 0 8 4 80 1 0 .250 .312 .408 .254 16.3 -1.8 1.6
1979 BOS 27 146 570 528 74 138 26 7 28 262 30 78 0 6 6 93 3 2 .261 .298 .496 .261 16.3 -7.3 0.9
1980 BOS 28 93 352 324 35 74 6 0 11 113 25 69 0 3 0 39 1 1 .228 .281 .349 .225 -4.9 2.7 -0.2
1981 CAL 29 85 310 268 27 63 7 4 4 90 35 60 1 4 2 36 1 1 .235 .321 .336 .260 7.4 -11.4 -0.4
1982 NYA 30 30 60 58 2 10 2 0 0 12 1 14 0 1 0 3 0 0 .172 .183 .207 .175 -5.8 0.1 -0.6
Career738279925563146341072398108118356952827397119.248.297.423.24946.8-31.11.6

Advanced

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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
1975 BOS MLB 2 4 .176 .266 .339 .385 .271 .500 116 -0.3 0.1 0 0.2 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
1976 BOS MLB 76 292 .229 .254 .318 .360 .261 .272 107 -8.6 7.4 1 -0.6 1.4 -1.5 -0.2 -1.5 -0.2
1977 BOS MLB 159 637 .256 .265 .326 .401 .262 .314 114 -2.3 17.8 2.4 -13.0 -2.5 19.2 0.6 19.2 0.6
1978 BOS MLB 147 574 .254 .261 .323 .387 .264 .291 110 -3.4 14.9 0.9 -1.8 2.1 16.3 1.6 16.3 1.6
1979 BOS MLB 146 570 .261 .270 .334 .409 .268 .257 107 0.5 16.0 2.2 -7.3 -1.0 16.3 0.9 16.3 0.9
1980 BOS MLB 93 352 .225 .269 .326 .397 .264 .255 106 -12.2 9.5 -1.6 2.7 -1.7 -4.9 -0.2 -4.9 -0.2
1981 CAL MLB 85 310 .260 .258 .319 .377 .263 .284 98 0.1 7.8 0.9 -11.4 -1.5 7.4 -0.4 7.4 -0.4
1982 NYA MLB 30 60 .175 .271 .336 .417 .273 .222 97 -5.1 1.6 -0.9 0.1 -1.1 -5.8 -0.6 -5.8 -0.6
1982 COH AAA 27 103 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .338 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1983 COH AAA 112 448 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .257 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 COH AAA 116 441 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .269 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 COH AAA 107 401 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .258 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
1975 BOS MLB 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .000 .176 -0.3 0.2 -0.0
1976 BOS MLB 292 34 63 7 5 8 34 15 62 0 1 .234 .272 .387 .152 .229 -1.5 -0.6 -0.2
1977 BOS MLB 637 77 157 33 5 30 112 27 162 5 4 .265 .300 .489 .224 .256 19.2 -13.0 0.6
1978 BOS MLB 574 65 128 26 2 17 80 50 122 1 0 .250 .312 .408 .158 .254 16.3 -1.8 1.6
1979 BOS MLB 570 74 138 26 7 28 93 30 78 3 2 .261 .298 .496 .235 .261 16.3 -7.3 0.9
1980 BOS MLB 352 35 74 6 0 11 39 25 69 1 1 .228 .281 .349 .120 .225 -4.9 2.7 -0.2
1981 CAL MLB 310 27 63 7 4 4 36 35 60 1 1 .235 .321 .336 .101 .260 7.4 -11.4 -0.4
1982 NYA MLB 60 2 10 2 0 0 3 1 14 0 0 .172 .183 .207 .034 .175 -5.8 0.1 -0.6
1982 COH AAA 103 17 27 5 1 4 20 18 13 0 1 .325 .437 .554 .229 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1983 COH AAA 448 68 93 17 4 19 63 56 76 2 2 .245 .341 .462 .216 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1984 COH AAA 441 49 96 18 1 13 56 48 63 0 1 .251 .334 .406 .154 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1985 COH AAA 401 44 82 9 1 12 56 47 64 0 2 .236 .332 .372 .135 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0

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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

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  Title Author Date
Baseball ProGUESTus: A Salute to Small Sample SizeChad Finn2012-05-22
Western Front: A Haphazard History of Halos at the Hot CornerGeoff Young2012-01-17
The BP Broadside: The Best First Baseman in Angels HistorySteven Goldman2011-12-09
This article requires BP Premium accessPurpose Pitches: A Dozen New SkippersChristina Kahrl2011-02-09
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Replacement-level KillersJay Jaffe2011-01-21
Prospectus Q&A: Chaz ScogginsDavid Laurila2010-03-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Life and Times of Buzzie Bavasi, Part TwoJay Jaffe2008-05-14
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: Reminiscing with SFR, the SequelDan Fox2008-04-03
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: The Brewers and GiantsRany Jazayerli2008-03-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 26- May 4, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-05-09
Prospectus Triple Play: Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, San Diego PadresBaseball Prospectus2003-06-03


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