Paul Shrimpton
Hall of Fame Inductee
Retired
Paul Shrimpton
Birthdate:
Sept. 8, 1936 (50 y, 11 m, 13 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/246
Entry:
1957 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 2, Team: North Sydney Bears
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
None
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro None
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence High
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Popular
Local Popular
Current Contract
Additional Info
No-Trade No

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
CAN - SBC
1972 35 0 61 76.0 3-4 17 28 33 8.16% 9.62% 2.92% 72.65% 56.83% 0.327 5.329 5.243 134 4.867 0.09 -0.99
CAN - SBC
1971 34 0 56 55.2 5-4 33 37 12 15.95% 5.17% 2.16% 73.77% 51.64% 0.284 3.234 3.349 86 3.679 -0.12 1.07
CAN - SBC
1970 33 0 59 59.0 7-5 29 57 13 23.08% 5.26% 2.02% 85.71% 53.27% 0.342 1.831 2.894 71 2.898 -1.06 1.88
CAN - SBC
1969 32 0 57 62.1 7-4 29 55 8 22.63% 3.29% 0.41% 84.16% 58.87% 0.284 1.444 2.061 49 2.924 -0.62 3.24
CAN - SBC
1968 31 0 53 53.2 5-3 35 52 8 25.12% 3.86% 1.93% 82.28% 56.44% 0.271 2.348 2.625 64 2.679 -0.28 1.85
CAN - SBC
1967 30 0 60 63.0 4-4 39 71 11 31.00% 4.80% 0.44% 81.73% 69.64% 0.207 1.286 1.643 39 2.151 -0.36 2.30
CAN - SBC
1966 29 0 60 78.0 7-4 34 81 12 27.09% 4.01% 2.01% 80.50% 77.46% 0.268 2.423 2.444 59 2.006 -0.02 2.05
CAN - SBC
1965 28 0 60 63.1 4-1 30 65 10 27.54% 4.24% 0.42% 83.69% 72.03% 0.209 0.995 1.959 46 2.426 -0.96 2.06
CAN - SBC
1964 27 0 65 73.0 5-0 42 78 10 27.76% 3.56% 1.42% 86.75% 72.93% 0.283 1.726 2.098 51 2.077 -0.37 2.19
CAN - SBC
1963 26 0 60 63.1 3-2 38 66 15 27.16% 6.17% 0.41% 83.07% 60.91% 0.289 1.563 2.034 46 2.843 -0.47 2.09
NTH - SBC
1962 25 0 53 53.1 7-3 23 63 10 29.44% 4.67% 1.87% 77.82% 70.65% 0.308 2.700 2.296 54 2.044 0.40 1.47
NTH - SBC
1961 24 0 59 58.1 7-5 34 52 18 21.40% 7.41% 3.29% 77.06% 66.67% 0.242 3.549 3.850 94 2.977 -0.30 0.42
NTH - SBC
1960 23 0 55 59.1 3-5 32 66 15 28.33% 6.44% 1.29% 69.34% 65.42% 0.269 3.185 2.499 59 2.657 0.69 1.49
NTH - SBC
1959 22 0 51 56.1 8-4 18 51 24 21.25% 10.00% 0.83% 75.14% 58.49% 0.275 2.237 3.542 82 4.206 -1.31 0.76
Total - SBC
SBC
0 809 874.2 75-48 433 822 199 23.55% 5.70% 1.58% 79.08% 63.69% 0.278 2.439 2.767 67 2.888 -0.33 21.89

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Bankstown - RES
BAN - RES
1973 36 0 30 31.1 3-2 8 12 14 8.89% 10.37% 0.74% 86.85% 56.41% 0.262 2.011 4.619 100 6.120 -2.61 0.20
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1958 21 8 8 25.1 0-3 0 17 13 13.93% 10.66% 2.46% 72.43% 55.36% 0.353 5.329 5.722 113 5.992 -0.39 0.13
LC - YL
1957 20 21 21 73.0 2-4 0 61 24 19.81% 7.79% 0.65% 65.13% 58.62% 0.321 3.822 4.044 94 4.617 -0.22 1.24
Total - AAA
AAA
8 38 56.2 3-5 8 29 27 11.28% 10.51% 1.56% 79.63% 55.97% 0.303 3.494 5.112 106 6.063 -1.62 0.34
Total - AA
AA
21 21 73.0 2-4 0 61 24 19.81% 7.79% 0.65% 65.13% 58.62% 0.321 3.822 4.044 94 4.617 -0.22 1.24

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
CAN - SBC
1972 35 61 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -124 0.07
CAN - SBC
1971 34 56 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.000 0.500 0.500 0.0000 0.352 121 0.05
CAN - SBC
1970 33 59 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -124 -0.07
CAN - SBC
1969 32 57 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -125 -0.10
CAN - SBC
1968 31 53 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -121 -0.02
CAN - SBC
1967 30 60 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 1.0000 0.906 495 0.05
CAN - SBC
1966 29 60 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -127 -0.08
CAN - SBC
1965 28 61 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -124 -0.09
CAN - SBC
1964 27 65 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.333 0.333 1.000 1.0000 0.426 169 0.07
CAN - SBC
1963 26 60 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 3.000 1.0000 1.270 736 0.08
NTH - SBC
1962 25 53 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
NTH - SBC
1961 24 59 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -128 -0.09
NTH - SBC
1960 23 55 5 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.250 0.250 0.500 0.2500 0.228 32 0.03
NTH - SBC
1959 22 53 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -125 -0.01
Total - SBC
SBC
812 37 30 4 2 0 0 2 2 1 9 0 0 0.133 0.161 0.361 0.1905 0.164 -19 -0.12

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Bankstown - RES
BAN - RES
1973 36 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1958 21 74 211 187 41 15 0 5 27 23 20 54 0 0 0.219 0.300 0.680 0.2791 0.292 57 -0.39
LC - YL
1957 20 73 208 167 45 6 2 8 31 24 21 53 0 0 0.270 0.388 0.861 0.3458 0.404 142 1.75
None - None
None - None
1957 20 51 257 230 68 11 1 12 42 60 21 30 4 2 0.296 0.370 0.878 0.2979 0.390 140 1.44
Total - ??
??
51 257 230 68 11 1 12 42 60 21 30 4 2 0.296 0.370 0.878 0.2979 0.390 140 1.44
Total - AAA
AAA
104 211 187 41 15 0 5 27 23 20 54 0 0 0.219 0.300 0.680 0.2791 0.292 57 -0.39
Total - AA
AA
73 208 167 45 6 2 8 31 24 21 53 0 0 0.270 0.388 0.861 0.3458 0.404 142 1.75

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
CAN - SBC
1972 P 60 76.0 7 10 0 1.000 2.013 1.235 1.94
CAN - SBC
1971 P 56 55.2 3 5 1 0.889 1.293 1.197 0.33
CAN - SBC
1970 P 58 59.0 2 8 2 0.833 1.525 1.009 0.01
CAN - SBC
1969 P 57 62.1 6 6 1 0.923 1.733 0.866 -0.51
CAN - SBC
1968 P 53 53.2 3 3 0 1.000 1.006 0.987 -0.00
CAN - SBC
1967 P 60 63.0 6 12 0 1.000 2.571 1.015 0.02
CAN - SBC
1966 P 60 78.0 7 15 0 1.000 2.539 1.023 0.16
CAN - SBC
1965 P 60 63.1 2 14 0 1.000 2.274 1.023 0.09
CAN - SBC
1965 C 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 -0.08
CAN - SBC
1964 P 64 73.0 7 11 0 1.000 2.219 1.090 0.53
CAN - SBC
1963 P 59 63.1 5 11 0 1.000 2.274 1.012 -0.00
NTH - SBC
1962 P 53 53.1 3 7 0 1.000 1.688 1.024 0.12
NTH - SBC
1961 P 58 58.1 5 11 1 0.941 2.469 0.931 -0.40
NTH - SBC
1960 P 54 59.1 5 6 0 1.000 1.669 1.227 0.69
NTH - SBC
1959 P 48 56.1 4 8 0 1.000 1.917 1.043 0.30
NTH - SBC
1959 C 2 2.2 4 0 0 1.000 13.500 0.000 0.01
Total P 800 874.2 65 127 5 3.28
Total C 3 3.2 5 0 0 -0.08

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Bankstown - RES
BAN - RES
1973 P 29 31.1 1 4 1 0.833 1.436 1.005 0.02
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1958 P 8 14.0 1 3 0 1.000 2.571 1.002 0.06
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1958 C 40 368.2 299 22 3 0.991 7.836 0.866 -2.67
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1958 LF 6 6.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
LC - YL
1957 P 21 73.0 2 10 1 0.923 1.480 0.943 -0.15
LC - YL
1957 C 42 327.1 378 21 2 0.995 10.971 1.208 1.00
LC - YL
1957 2B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Total P 58 118.1 4 17 2 -0.06
Total C 82 696.0 677 43 5 -1.67
Total 2B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total LF 6 6.1 0 0 0 0.00
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Aug. 18, 1963 Canterbury Joe Milner
Presley Giteau
Jim Yelland
Brad Fitter
North Sydney Darren Angrove
Paul Shrimpton
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1971 Canterbury (SBC)
1970 Canterbury (SBC)
1969 Canterbury (SBC)
1968 Canterbury (SBC)
1967 Canterbury (SBC)
1966 Canterbury (SBC)
1965 Canterbury (SBC)
1964 Canterbury (SBC)
1963 Canterbury (SBC)
1962 North Sydney (SBC)
1960 North Sydney (SBC)
League Champ 1970 Canterbury (SBC)
1965 Canterbury (SBC)
1964 Canterbury (SBC)
1962 North Sydney (SBC)
Pitcher of the Month Feb 1970 Canterbury (SBC)
Jan 1967 Canterbury (SBC)
Dec 1965 Canterbury (SBC)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink12
Grey Ink42
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg SV Rank
1959 SBC 18 7
1960 SBC 32 3
1961 SBC 34 2
1962 SBC 23 10
1963 SBC 38 1
1964 SBC 42 1
1965 SBC 30 6
1966 SBC 34 4
1967 SBC 39 1
1968 SBC 35 3
1969 SBC 29 4
1970 SBC 29 6
1971 SBC 33 1
1972 SBC 17 10