Kurt Place
Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles (ML)
Kurt Place
Birthdate:
May 23, 1951 (35 y, 3 m, 16 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/200
Entry:
1970 Draft - Round: 5, Overall: 53, Team: North Sydney Bears
Contract:
$189k / 3 years (1985-1987)
ML Service Time:
11 years, 91 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 11 years, 91 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 16 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty High
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Well Known
Local Extremely Popular
Current Contract
1985 $63k
1986 $63k ($63k left)
1987 $63k
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP bonus$3.5k @ 40 IP
Pitcher of Year Bonus$5k
All-Star Bonus$2.5k
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 1 3 1 2 1
vs R 1 3 1 2 1
vs L 1 3 1 2 1
Potential 1 3 1 3 1
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 2 5
Arm 1 5 3
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 3
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 2
Running 2
Sac Bunt 9
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 10 6 5
vs R 10 6 5
vs L 10 6 5
Potential 10 6 5
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 9 9
Curveball 2 9
Changeup 10 10
Other Pitching
Velocity 91-93 mph
GB % 64%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 7
Hold 4
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1986-07-29
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1986-04-14
GB% decreased from 65% to 64%
Fastball increased from 8 to 9
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Extremely Popular
1986-03-09
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1986-01-05
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1985-08-16
Position changed from RP to CL
Role changed from RP to CL
1985-04-11
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1985-03-31
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
National Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1985-01-06
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Fastball decreased from 9 to 8
1984-09-04
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% decreased from 66% to 65%
1984-08-10
Stuff increased from 9 to 10
Stuff vs R increased from 9 to 10
Stuff vs L increased from 9 to 10
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
1984-07-17
Stuff decreased from 10 to 9
Stuff vs R decreased from 10 to 9
Stuff vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Position changed from RP to SP
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1984-04-02
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Curveball decreased from 3 to 2
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1984-02-19
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1984-01-08
Stuff vs R increased from 9 to 10
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
1984-01-01
GB% decreased from 67% to 66%
1983-11-06
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1983-09-06
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs R decreased from 10 to 9
GB% decreased from 68% to 67%
1983-08-03
Weight increased from 199 to 200
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 198 to 199
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
Movement vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
1983-04-05
GB% increased from 64% to 68%
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1983-01-02
GB% decreased from 67% to 64%
Curveball Pot decreased from 10 to 9
Curveball decreased from 4 to 3
1982-12-19
Baserunning increased from 1 to 2
1982-11-14
Weight decreased from 199 to 198
1982-10-31
Weight decreased from 200 to 199
1982-09-19
Weight increased from 199 to 200
1982-09-07
Sac Bunt increased from 8 to 9
GB% increased from 65% to 67%
Local Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Fair
1982-08-04
Weight increased from 198 to 199
1982-04-01
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Sac Bunt decreased from 9 to 8
Weight decreased from 199 to 198
1982-01-03
Baserunning decreased from 2 to 1
Control Potential increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
Curveball decreased from 5 to 4
Weight decreased from 200 to 199
1981-10-04
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 198 to 200
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1981-01-18
GB% increased from 63% to 65%
Curveball decreased from 6 to 5
Weight decreased from 199 to 198
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Very Popular
National Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
1980-03-16
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Sac Bunt increased from 8 to 9
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Curveball decreased from 7 to 6
Weight decreased from 200 to 199
1979-11-04
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1979-02-11
GB% decreased from 65% to 63%
Stamina increased from 6 to 7
1978-10-08
Stealing increased from 1 to 2
P defense decreased from 4 to 3
GB% increased from 63% to 65%
Stamina decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 199 to 201
Local Popularity increased from Very Popular to Extremely Popular
National Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1977-09-06
Stealing decreased from 2 to 1
GB% increased from 61% to 63%
Stamina increased from 6 to 7
Hold increased from 3 to 4
1977-04-05
Infield Arm decreased from 6 to 5
Movement Potential increased from 6 to 7
Movement increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
Weight increased from 197 to 199
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Very Popular
National Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1977-01-02
Stealing increased from 1 to 2
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
1976-09-07
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 57% to 60%
Weight increased from 193 to 197
1976-04-02
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 192 to 193
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
1976-01-04
Baserunning increased from 1 to 2
Hold increased from 2 to 3
Fastball increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 188 to 192

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
MAN - SBC
1985 34 0 59 67.1 5-4 20 79 39 26.51% 13.09% 2.35% 72.19% 58.93% 0.325 4.678 3.213 80 2.924 1.47 1.16
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 33 0 35 44.2 2-1 2 48 24 24.62% 12.31% 3.08% 83.89% 61.54% 0.310 3.425 3.567 94 2.874 -0.14 0.30
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 32 13 45 95.1 6-6 4 81 60 18.71% 13.86% 2.54% 72.38% 54.95% 0.338 5.098 4.263 116 4.009 0.84 0.02
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 31 25 25 144.0 6-9 0 116 69 18.35% 10.92% 3.32% 74.11% 65.51% 0.302 4.125 4.534 119 3.652 -0.41 0.50
NTH - SBC
1981 30 25 25 154.2 5-12 0 124 71 18.05% 10.33% 2.47% 73.24% 57.42% 0.319 4.422 4.212 104 4.081 0.21 1.88
NTH - SBC
1980 29 25 25 143.2 5-15 0 153 79 23.22% 11.99% 2.12% 69.01% 59.18% 0.372 5.012 3.745 96 3.500 1.27 2.32
NTH - SBC
1979 28 25 25 147.1 4-9 0 119 72 18.25% 11.04% 2.61% 70.87% 60.87% 0.307 4.704 4.143 110 3.760 0.56 1.34
NTH - SBC
1978 27 26 26 150.1 9-8 0 167 82 24.81% 12.18% 1.93% 72.46% 53.70% 0.341 4.011 3.344 88 3.351 0.67 3.01
NTH - SBC
1977 26 27 27 153.0 5-7 0 181 83 26.81% 12.30% 1.63% 77.56% 57.81% 0.340 3.471 3.037 83 3.036 0.43 3.45
NTH - SBC
1976 25 26 26 140.1 10-6 0 175 68 28.00% 10.88% 2.40% 75.79% 53.30% 0.331 3.848 3.454 87 3.158 0.39 2.87
NTH - SBC
1975 24 27 27 160.2 8-10 0 156 93 22.81% 13.60% 1.61% 79.22% 50.51% 0.286 3.193 3.555 91 3.958 -0.36 2.97
NTH - SBC
1974 23 20 20 111.0 6-4 0 117 69 24.12% 14.23% 1.86% 74.97% 60.70% 0.277 3.892 3.991 99 3.906 -0.10 1.64
NTH - SBC
1973 22 11 11 66.0 5-1 0 72 44 25.81% 15.77% 1.79% 71.08% 49.12% 0.253 4.227 3.950 98 4.162 0.28 1.00
Total - SBC
SBC
250 376 1578.1 76-92 26 1588 853 22.76% 12.23% 2.25% 74.02% 57.32% 0.319 4.146 3.777 98 3.597 0.37 22.46

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
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1973 22 6 6 33.0 1-0 0 46 15 33.82% 11.03% 5.15% 96.03% 62.00% 0.254 3.000 5.145 111 3.404 -2.15 0.21
LC - YL
1972 21 19 19 100.0 3-10 0 132 43 29.93% 9.75% 3.17% 65.15% 56.05% 0.344 5.490 4.682 101 3.943 0.81 1.31
LC - YL
1971 20 15 22 79.1 3-9 6 75 45 19.89% 11.94% 1.86% 65.28% 50.33% 0.354 5.672 5.174 112 5.500 0.50 0.50
LC - YL
1970 19 0 32 30.2 1-0 0 27 23 16.88% 14.38% 1.88% 43.89% 49.18% 0.388 9.685 5.913 130 6.184 3.77 -0.37
Total - AAA
AAA
6 6 33.0 1-0 0 46 15 33.82% 11.03% 5.15% 96.03% 62.00% 0.254 3.000 5.145 111 3.404 -2.15 0.21
Total - AA
AA
34 73 210.0 7-19 6 234 111 23.93% 11.35% 2.45% 60.98% 52.56% 0.356 6.171 5.047 110 4.858 1.12 1.44

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 WAR
MAN - SBC
1985 34 59 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.16
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 33 35 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -0.04
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 32 45 27 20 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0.050 0.095 0.195 0.1111 0.095 -0.52
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 31 25 51 40 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 20 0 0 0.025 0.049 0.099 0.0500 0.048 -1.07
NTH - SBC
1981 30 25 59 52 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 27 0 0 0.039 0.039 0.135 0.0417 0.057 -1.24
NTH - SBC
1980 29 25 53 40 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 19 0 0 0.075 0.098 0.198 0.1429 0.092 -1.04
NTH - SBC
1979 28 26 53 44 3 2 0 0 4 0 1 26 0 0 0.068 0.109 0.222 0.1667 0.106 -0.89
NTH - SBC
1978 27 26 58 43 6 0 0 0 3 3 0 19 0 0 0.140 0.156 0.295 0.2400 0.136 -0.92
NTH - SBC
1977 26 27 54 49 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 26 0 0 0.061 0.061 0.143 0.1304 0.063 -1.15
NTH - SBC
1976 25 26 55 52 6 1 1 0 1 5 0 27 0 0 0.115 0.115 0.289 0.2400 0.125 -0.88
NTH - SBC
1975 24 27 60 48 5 1 0 0 0 2 1 26 0 0 0.104 0.140 0.265 0.2273 0.127 -0.96
NTH - SBC
1974 23 20 43 34 3 2 0 0 3 2 1 19 0 0 0.088 0.114 0.261 0.2000 0.119 -0.55
NTH - SBC
1973 22 11 26 22 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 13 0 0 0.046 0.125 0.171 0.1111 0.099 -0.34
Total - SBC
SBC
377 545 449 34 10 1 1 14 18 5 237 0 0 0.076 0.098 0.207 0.1557 0.096 -9.75

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 WAR
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1973 22 6 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.23
LC - YL
1972 21 19 39 29 4 2 0 1 2 2 1 16 0 0 0.138 0.167 0.477 0.2500 0.209 -0.33
LC - YL
1971 20 22 25 24 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 14 0 0 0.083 0.120 0.245 0.2000 0.118 -0.36
LC - YL
1970 19 32 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 5.000 0 2.039 0.05
None - None
None - None
1970 19 20 104 99 36 8 2 0 19 29 3 12 9 4 0.364 0.388 0.873 0.4138 0.389 0.57
Total - ??
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20 104 99 36 8 2 0 19 29 3 12 9 4 0.364 0.388 0.873 0.4138 0.389 0.57
Total - AAA
AAA
6 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.23
Total - AA
AA
73 65 54 7 3 0 2 4 3 2 30 0 0 0.130 0.161 0.457 0.2273 0.201 -0.63

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
MAN - SBC
1985 P 57 67.1 0 10 0 1.000 1.337 1.029 -0.39
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 P 34 44.2 2 8 0 1.000 2.015 1.021 -0.16
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 P 42 95.1 4 13 1 0.944 1.605 1.030 -0.70
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 P 25 144.0 12 10 1 0.957 1.375 0.987 -0.41
NTH - SBC
1981 P 25 154.2 13 16 2 0.936 1.688 0.971 -0.80
NTH - SBC
1980 P 25 143.2 14 18 1 0.970 2.005 0.977 -0.98
NTH - SBC
1979 P 25 147.1 13 14 3 0.900 1.649 1.009 -0.67
NTH - SBC
1979 LF 1 0.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
NTH - SBC
1978 P 26 150.1 13 19 1 0.970 1.916 0.999 -0.76
NTH - SBC
1977 P 27 153.0 10 17 1 0.964 1.588 1.015 -1.28
NTH - SBC
1976 P 26 140.1 5 18 2 0.920 1.475 0.961 -1.12
NTH - SBC
1975 P 27 160.2 13 15 0 1.000 1.569 1.049 -0.46
NTH - SBC
1974 P 20 111.0 4 14 0 1.000 1.460 1.105 0.76
NTH - SBC
1973 P 11 66.0 2 6 2 0.800 1.091 1.097 0.53
Total P 370 1578.1 105 178 14 -6.45
Total LF 1 0.1 0 0 0 0.00

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Mosman - RES
MOS - RES
1973 P 6 33.0 0 3 0 1.000 0.818 1.255 0.52
LC - YL
1972 P 19 100.0 8 8 1 0.941 1.440 1.056 1.03
LC - YL
1971 P 22 79.1 4 13 0 1.000 1.929 0.924 -0.03
LC - YL
1970 P 32 30.2 0 3 0 1.000 0.880 0.692 -0.90
Total P 79 243.0 12 27 1 0.62
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Aug. 28, 1982 North Sydney Kurt Place
Montana Hadley
Penrith Caiden McGahan
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1980 North Sydney (SBC)
1979 North Sydney (SBC)
League Champ 1976 North Sydney (SBC)
1974 North Sydney (SBC)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink30
Similar Players (SP)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg SH Rank
1975 SBC 10 7
1978 SBC 13 3
1980 SBC 12 8
Year Lg GS Rank
1975 SBC 27 3
1977 SBC 27 5
1978 SBC 26 6
Year Lg L Rank
1975 SBC 10 8
1980 SBC 15 1
1981 SBC 12 5
Year Lg Win % Rank
1976 SBC 0.625 10
Year Lg SV Rank
1985 SBC 20 10
Year Lg HR Rank
1982 SBC 21 5
Year Lg BB Rank
1974 SBC 69 8
1975 SBC 93 1
1976 SBC 68 10
1977 SBC 83 1
1978 SBC 82 1
1979 SBC 72 3
1980 SBC 79 2
1981 SBC 71 4
1982 SBC 69 5
Year Lg K Rank
1975 SBC 156 4
1976 SBC 175 3
1977 SBC 181 3
1978 SBC 167 3
1980 SBC 153 7
Year Lg WP Rank
1975 SBC 7 4
1976 SBC 8 7
1977 SBC 9 1
1980 SBC 7 7
1981 SBC 7 7
Year Lg H/9 Rank
1975 SBC 7.170 3
Year Lg SHO Rank
1978 SBC 1 5
Year Lg Hits (Low) Rank
1975 SBC 128 4
1976 SBC 131 7
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
1975 SBC 11 7
1977 SBC 11 8
Year Lg WAR Rank
1977 SBC 3.4 10
Year Lg W (Low) Rank
1977 SBC 5 1
1979 SBC 4 1
1980 SBC 5 5
1981 SBC 5 6
1982 SBC 6 3
Year Lg L (Low) Rank
1976 SBC 6 10