Michael Whitlock
Parramatta Giants (ML)
Michael Whitlock
Birthdate:
April 17, 1955 (32 y, 5 m, 3 d)
Position:
C
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/244
Entry:
1978 Draft - Round: 3, Overall: 34, Team: Parramatta Giants
Contract:
$74.8k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
5 years, 84 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 84 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 9 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence High
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Popular
Current Contract
1987 $74.8k ($74.8k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 7 4 5 6
vs R 4 7 4 5 6
vs L 4 7 4 5 6
Potential 4 7 4 6 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 3
Error 3 1
Arm 7 4 5
Turn DP 4
C Ability 5
Position
Catcher 6
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 7
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 % 45%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
1987-08-28
Weight increased from 243 to 244
1987-08-15
Weight increased from 242 to 243
1987-08-03
Weight decreased from 243 to 242
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 242 to 243
1987-04-18
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Popular
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1986-11-30
Weight decreased from 243 to 242
1986-10-05
Weight increased from 241 to 243
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 240 to 241
1986-04-14
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Infield Arm decreased from 5 to 4
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Extremely Popular
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1986-01-05
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
1985-11-10
Weight decreased from 241 to 240
1985-09-29
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
1985-08-16
Weight increased from 240 to 241
1985-07-17
Weight decreased from 241 to 240
1985-04-11
Weight increased from 240 to 241
1985-03-31
Weight increased from 239 to 240
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1985-03-13
Weight increased from 238 to 239
1985-03-03
Weight increased from 237 to 238
1984-11-11
Weight increased from 236 to 237
1984-10-07
Weight increased from 235 to 236
1984-09-04
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
1984-07-23
Weight increased from 234 to 235
1984-07-17
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 232 to 234
1984-04-02
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1984-02-19
Weight increased from 231 to 232
1984-02-12
Weight decreased from 232 to 231
1984-01-01
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 6 to 7
1983-12-04
Weight increased from 231 to 232
1983-11-20
Weight increased from 230 to 231
1983-10-16
Weight decreased from 231 to 230
1983-10-02
Weight decreased from 232 to 231
1983-09-06
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Sac Bunt decreased from 7 to 6
1983-08-03
Weight increased from 231 to 232
1983-04-19
Weight increased from 230 to 231
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Movement decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 2
1983-04-05
Sac Bunt increased from 6 to 7
1983-03-30
Weight decreased from 231 to 230
1983-02-27
Weight increased from 230 to 231
1982-12-05
Weight increased from 229 to 230
1982-11-07
Weight increased from 228 to 229
1982-10-03
Weight increased from 227 to 228
1982-09-19
Weight decreased from 228 to 227
1982-09-07
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
1982-08-16
Weight decreased from 229 to 228
1982-08-11
Weight increased from 228 to 229
1982-04-01
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Arm increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 225 to 228
1982-01-03
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1981-10-04
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
GB% increased from 44% to 45%
1981-01-18
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Power Potential increased from 3 to 4
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Bunt for Hit decreased from 4 to 3
GB% increased from 43% to 44%
Weight increased from 220 to 224
1979-11-04
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 6 to 7
Bunt for Hit increased from 3 to 4
C defense increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 222 to 220
1979-02-11
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Catcher Arm increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 42% to 43%
Weight increased from 221 to 222

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 31 125 489 442 99 21 0 13 44 36 38 86 0 0 0.224 0.286 0.645 0.2493 0.286 74 1.13
PAR - SBC
1985 30 122 470 422 109 30 1 10 44 42 37 72 0 0 0.258 0.317 0.722 0.2878 0.314 94 2.13
PAR - SBC
1984 29 115 447 397 88 22 1 15 49 40 44 81 0 0 0.222 0.299 0.695 0.2425 0.297 87 1.67
PAR - SBC
1983 28 125 497 446 101 20 2 9 47 34 39 88 1 0 0.227 0.288 0.628 0.2621 0.281 74 1.35
PAR - SBC
1982 27 119 496 443 132 20 0 4 44 41 45 75 0 2 0.298 0.365 0.735 0.3478 0.332 106 3.38
PAR - SBC
1981 26 83 295 260 75 11 0 8 31 31 26 45 0 0 0.289 0.359 0.782 0.3221 0.345 111 1.65
Total - SBC
SBC
689 2694 2410 604 124 4 59 259 224 229 447 1 2 0.251 0.316 0.695 0.2843 0.307 89 11.30

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
1980 25 42 52 51 14 5 0 3 14 6 1 17 0 0 0.275 0.289 0.838 0.3548 0.354 99 0.13
STR - RES
1979 24 19 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -153 -0.13
Ryde - YL
RYD - YL
1979 24 18 76 68 20 2 0 5 13 13 5 10 0 0 0.294 0.355 0.899 0.2778 0.395 132 0.56
Ryde - YL
RYD - YL
1978 23 73 271 240 71 21 1 7 34 25 25 60 0 0 0.296 0.369 0.848 0.3657 0.379 113 0.96
None - None
None - None
1978 23 52 262 237 68 11 1 7 43 55 22 25 10 5 0.287 0.347 0.778 0.2947 0.342 112 0.58
Total - ??
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52 262 237 68 11 1 7 43 55 22 25 10 5 0.287 0.347 0.778 0.2947 0.342 112 0.58
Total - AAA
AAA
61 58 57 14 5 0 3 14 6 1 20 0 0 0.246 0.259 0.750 0.3235 0.317 73 0.00
Total - AA
AA
91 347 308 91 23 1 12 47 38 30 70 0 0 0.296 0.366 0.860 0.3450 0.382 117 1.52

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
PAR - SBC
1986 C 124 1042.1 777 72 15 0.983 7.331 0.980 0.59
PAR - SBC
1985 C 122 992.2 790 68 5 0.994 7.779 0.966 1.14
PAR - SBC
1984 C 114 991.2 810 72 7 0.992 8.005 1.032 1.90
PAR - SBC
1983 C 124 1098.0 789 91 11 0.988 7.213 0.986 1.56
PAR - SBC
1982 C 116 1023.2 772 78 7 0.992 7.473 1.024 2.79
PAR - SBC
1982 RF 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PAR - SBC
1981 C 74 628.0 464 35 5 0.990 7.151 1.062 -1.48
Total C 674 5776.1 4402 416 50 6.50
Total RF 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.00

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
STR - RES
1980 C 11 21.2 26 2 1 0.966 11.631 0.000 0.05
STR - RES
1980 2B 3 26.0 4 8 2 0.857 4.154 0.793 -1.03
STR - RES
1979 C 18 28.1 26 0 0 1.000 8.259 0.000 0.06
Ryde - YL
RYD - YL
1979 C 17 151.0 183 9 1 0.995 11.444 0.656 -1.12
Ryde - YL
RYD - YL
1978 C 34 300.0 351 25 2 0.995 11.280 0.751 -1.48
Ryde - YL
RYD - YL
1978 2B 28 224.2 48 43 8 0.919 3.645 0.803 -6.30
Total C 80 501.0 586 36 4 -2.50
Total 2B 31 250.2 52 51 10 -7.33
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1985 Parramatta (SBC)
1984 Parramatta (SBC)
1983 Parramatta (SBC)
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg IBB Rank
1984 SBC 10 2