Tony Hotham
Parramatta Giants (ML)
Tony Hotham
Birthdate:
June 6, 1960 (27 y, 2 m, 22 d)
Position:
RF
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'2"/204
Entry:
1981 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 2, Team: Parramatta Giants
Contract:
$48.5k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 147 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 147 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 6 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Popular
Local Extremely Popular
Current Contract
1987 $48.5k ($48.5k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 7 8 8 5 7
vs R 7 8 9 5 7
vs L 6 6 6 4 6
Potential 7 8 8 5 8
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 4
Error 3 9
Arm 1 6 10
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Left Field 3
Right Field 6
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 2
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 2 1
vs R 1 2 1
vs L 1 2 1
Potential 1 2 1
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 47%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-08-21
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1987-08-03
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1987-04-18
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Extremely Popular
National Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1987-03-08
Contact Potential increased from 6 to 7
Contact increased from 6 to 7
Contact vs R increased from 6 to 7
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
Gap Potential increased from 7 to 8
Gap increased from 7 to 8
Power vs R increased from 8 to 9
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
1986-11-30
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1986-11-23
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1986-11-02
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
1986-10-05
Infield Arm decreased from 7 to 6
GB% increased from 46% to 47%
1986-04-14
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Infield Arm increased from 6 to 7
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Popular
National Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
1986-01-05
Gap Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Gap decreased from 8 to 7
1985-12-08
Weight increased from 203 to 205
1985-11-17
LF defense decreased from 4 to 3
1985-09-29
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Contact decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Power vs R decreased from 9 to 8
Eye Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Eye decreased from 5 to 4
Eye vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Eye vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Infield Arm decreased from 7 to 6
Outfield Range increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Error increased from 8 to 9
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1985-08-22
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
1985-07-17
Weight decreased from 206 to 205
1985-03-31
Contact Potential increased from 6 to 7
Contact increased from 6 to 7
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Fastball Pot decreased from 2 to 1
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Extremely Popular
National Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1985-02-17
Weight increased from 205 to 206
1985-01-13
Weight increased from 204 to 205
1984-12-30
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1984-08-22
Weight increased from 202 to 203
1984-07-17
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
1984-04-02
Contact vs R increased from 6 to 7
Power Potential increased from 7 to 8
Power increased from 7 to 8
Power vs R increased from 8 to 9
Movement Potential increased from 2 to 3
Fastball Pot increased from 1 to 2
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1984-03-19
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1984-01-08
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1984-01-01
Power increased from 6 to 7
Power vs R increased from 7 to 8
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
1983-11-27
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1983-09-06
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential increased from 2 to 3
Control Potential increased from 1 to 2
1983-07-17
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 201 to 204
1983-04-09
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 2
Movement decreased from 4 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 4 to 2
1983-04-05
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Sac Bunt increased from 1 to 2
Infield Arm increased from 6 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Fastball Pot decreased from 2 to 1
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1983-01-02
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Gap Potential increased from 7 to 8
Gap increased from 7 to 8
Power increased from 4 to 6
Power vs R increased from 4 to 6
Power vs L increased from 3 to 5
Eye Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Fastball Pot increased from 1 to 2
1982-12-19
RF defense increased from 5 to 6
1982-09-19
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1982-08-04
Speed increased from 1 to 2
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1982-04-01
RF defense increased from 4 to 5
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1982-01-03
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 5 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 8
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 6
Power increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
LF defense increased from 3 to 4
RF defense increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential increased from 1 to 2

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
PAR - SBC
1986 26 123 511 453 126 19 0 30 78 60 54 82 0 0 0.278 0.355 0.874 0.2799 0.372 137 2.81
PAR - SBC
1985 25 124 501 452 109 22 4 29 75 64 41 95 0 0 0.241 0.305 0.805 0.2402 0.341 114 2.42
PAR - SBC
1984 24 125 535 481 132 27 0 31 74 72 51 106 0 0 0.274 0.346 0.870 0.2928 0.373 142 3.02
PAR - SBC
1983 23 126 501 438 116 27 1 28 73 66 51 94 0 0 0.265 0.341 0.864 0.2716 0.368 138 3.08
PAR - SBC
1982 22 26 87 82 23 7 0 5 14 11 4 23 0 0 0.281 0.310 0.859 0.3273 0.368 133 0.49
Total - SBC
SBC
524 2135 1906 506 102 5 123 314 273 201 400 0 0 0.266 0.336 0.854 0.2736 0.364 133 11.83

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
STR - RES
1982 22 68 299 262 82 18 1 14 47 44 32 66 1 0 0.313 0.388 0.938 0.3676 0.401 133 1.69
STR - RES
1981 21 58 243 225 71 21 1 8 39 29 17 62 0 0 0.316 0.362 0.887 0.4038 0.381 125 0.75
Ryde - YL
RYD - YL
1981 21 30 149 127 41 6 1 5 28 22 20 26 0 1 0.323 0.409 0.913 0.3673 0.401 132 0.26
None - None
None - None
1981 21 48 241 218 68 12 1 15 52 63 23 16 1 1 0.312 0.378 0.960 0.2834 0.414 160 1.91
Total - ??
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48 241 218 68 12 1 15 52 63 23 16 1 1 0.312 0.378 0.960 0.2834 0.414 160 1.91
Total - AAA
AAA
126 542 487 153 39 2 22 86 73 49 128 1 0 0.314 0.376 0.914 0.3842 0.392 129 2.44
Total - AA
AA
30 149 127 41 6 1 5 28 22 20 26 0 1 0.323 0.409 0.913 0.3673 0.401 132 0.26

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
PAR - SBC
1986 RF 115 1012.2 221 21 3 0.988 2.151 0.969 -5.77
PAR - SBC
1985 RF 115 1018.0 269 11 2 0.993 2.475 0.966 2.69
PAR - SBC
1984 RF 122 1074.1 241 16 4 0.985 2.153 0.958 -10.29
PAR - SBC
1983 LF 2 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PAR - SBC
1983 RF 116 1028.2 216 18 4 0.983 2.047 0.954 -3.34
PAR - SBC
1982 LF 1 6.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PAR - SBC
1982 RF 23 173.2 34 3 0 1.000 1.918 0.966 -0.93
Total LF 3 9.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total RF 491 4307.1 981 69 13 -17.65

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
STR - RES
1982 RF 68 586.0 136 15 0 1.000 2.319 0.976 -2.85
STR - RES
1981 RF 58 503.0 105 10 2 0.983 2.058 0.905 -6.51
Ryde - YL
RYD - YL
1981 LF 4 7.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Ryde - YL
RYD - YL
1981 RF 30 249.0 46 6 0 1.000 1.880 0.839 -5.89
Total LF 4 7.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total RF 156 1338.0 287 31 2 -15.25
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Rookie of the Year 1984 Parramatta (SBC)
All-Star 1986 Parramatta (SBC)
1984 Parramatta (SBC)
Rookie of the Month Mar 1984 Parramatta (SBC)
Nov 1983 Parramatta (SBC)
Player of the Week Nov 26, 1984 Parramatta (SBC)
Mar 1, 1982 Strathfield (RES)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink1
Grey Ink11
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg TB Rank
1984 SBC 252 8
Year Lg 2B Rank
1983 SBC 27 10
Year Lg HR Rank
1984 SBC 31 5
1986 SBC 30 6
Year Lg IBB Rank
1983 SBC 9 7
1986 SBC 8 6
Year Lg SF Rank
1983 SBC 8 2
1985 SBC 5 7
Year Lg XBH Rank
1983 SBC 56 7
1984 SBC 58 7
Year Lg ISO Rank
1983 SBC 0.258 10
1984 SBC 0.250 9
Year Lg G Rank
1983 SBC 126 1