Graeme Porter
Balmain Tigers (ML)
Graeme Porter
Birthdate:
Oct. 20, 1955 (31 y, 10 m, 1 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
S/R
Height/Weight:
6'1"/216
Entry:
1976 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 4, Team: Balmain Tigers
Contract:
$32k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 164 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 164 days
40-man Service Time 0 years, 35 days
Time as Pro 11 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Fair
Current Contract
1987 $32k ($32k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 1 4 1 2 1
vs R 1 4 1 2 1
vs L 1 3 1 2 1
Potential 2 4 1 3 1
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 2 4
Arm 1 8 1
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 3
Running 1
Sac Bunt 5
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 7 5 5
vs R 7 5 5
vs L 7 5 5
Potential 8 5 5
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Cutter 6 6
Curveball 5 5
Slider 7 8
Changeup 7 7
Splitter 6 7
Forkball 4 4
Other Pitching
Velocity 93-95 mph
GB % 49%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 9
Hold 5
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-07-17
Weight decreased from 217 to 216
1987-04-18
Contact Potential increased from 1 to 2
Infield Arm increased from 7 to 8
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
GB% decreased from 50% to 49%
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1987-03-08
Contact Potential decreased from 2 to 1
GB% increased from 47% to 50%
Curveball Pot decreased from 6 to 5
1986-10-26
Weight increased from 216 to 217
1986-10-05
GB% decreased from 49% to 47%
Changeup Pot decreased from 8 to 7
Weight decreased from 217 to 216
1986-07-29
Weight increased from 216 to 217
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 213 to 216
1986-04-14
Infield Error increased from 1 to 2
Curveball Pot increased from 5 to 6
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1986-03-09
Weight increased from 212 to 213
1986-01-05
Curveball Pot decreased from 6 to 5
1985-09-29
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 2 to 1
GB% increased from 47% to 49%
Weight increased from 211 to 212
1985-08-10
Role changed from RP to SP
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 208 to 211
1985-03-31
Curveball decreased from 6 to 5
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Popular
National Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1985-01-06
Contact decreased from 2 to 1
Contact vs R decreased from 2 to 1
GB% decreased from 48% to 47%
1984-12-16
Weight increased from 207 to 208
1984-12-02
Weight decreased from 208 to 207
1984-11-11
Weight decreased from 209 to 208
1984-09-16
Weight decreased from 210 to 209
1984-09-04
Contact vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 2 to 1
GB% decreased from 49% to 48%
1984-07-17
Avoid Ks decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1984-04-02
Changeup Pot decreased from 9 to 8
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1984-03-15
Weight increased from 208 to 209
1984-01-22
Weight increased from 207 to 208
1984-01-01
Eye vs R decreased from 3 to 2
GB% decreased from 50% to 49%
Splitter Pot decreased from 8 to 7
1983-12-18
Weight decreased from 208 to 207
1983-12-11
Weight decreased from 209 to 208
1983-11-27
Weight increased from 208 to 209
1983-10-16
Weight decreased from 209 to 208
1983-09-06
Eye decreased from 3 to 2
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential increased from 3 to 4
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% decreased from 51% to 50%
Forkball Pot decreased from 5 to 4
1983-08-15
P defense decreased from 2 to 1
1983-07-17
P defense decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 208 to 209
1983-04-09
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Forkball decreased from 5 to 4
1983-04-05
GB% increased from 49% to 51%
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1983-01-23
Weight increased from 207 to 208
1983-01-02
Gap vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff Potential decreased from 9 to 8
GB% increased from 47% to 49%
1982-11-28
Weight increased from 205 to 207
1982-11-07
Weight increased from 204 to 205
1982-10-31
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1982-09-07
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 1 to 2
Stamina decreased from 10 to 9
1982-04-01
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Stamina increased from 9 to 10
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight increased from 201 to 203
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Well Known
1982-01-03
Gap vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 1 to 2
GB% decreased from 48% to 47%
Stamina decreased from 10 to 9
1981-10-04
Avoid Ks increased from 1 to 2
P defense decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% decreased from 51% to 48%
Changeup increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 196 to 201
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1981-01-18
Contact increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs R increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs L increased from 1 to 2
Power Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 1 to 2
Sac Bunt increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
GB% decreased from 52% to 51%
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
Slider Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Slider increased from 6 to 7
Splitter increased from 5 to 6
Forkball increased from 4 to 5
1980-03-16
Contact Potential increased from 1 to 2
GB% decreased from 54% to 52%
Slider Pot increased from 8 to 9
Changeup increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 194 to 196
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1979-11-04
Contact Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 1 to 2
Stuff Potential increased from 8 to 9
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 58% to 54%
Stamina increased from 9 to 10
Changeup increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 193 to 194
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1979-02-11
Power Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Eye Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Cutter Pot decreased from 7 to 6
Cutter increased from 5 to 6
Slider increased from 4 to 6
Changeup Pot increased from 8 to 9
Changeup increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 194 to 193
1978-10-08
Contact Potential increased from 1 to 2
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power Potential increased from 2 to 3
Sac Bunt decreased from 5 to 4
Stealing increased from 2 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 4 to 3
GB% decreased from 59% to 58%
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
Changeup increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 191 to 194
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
1977-09-06
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Sac Bunt increased from 4 to 5
Stuff Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
GB% increased from 58% to 59%
Curveball Pot decreased from 7 to 6
Slider Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Changeup increased from 1 to 2
1977-04-05
Gap Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Power Potential increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 1 to 2
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Changeup Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1977-01-02
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Eye Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 2 to 3
Control vs R increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L increased from 2 to 3

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
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1986 30 25 25 152.1 4-12 0 105 75 16.08% 11.49% 2.45% 72.88% 46.20% 0.256 3.899 4.246 109 4.799 -0.35 1.25
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1985 29 25 25 152.2 6-10 0 106 62 16.41% 9.60% 3.10% 72.67% 47.15% 0.256 4.127 4.354 108 4.444 -0.23 1.29
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 27 2 34 55.1 0-5 1 35 26 14.29% 10.61% 2.45% 65.68% 42.40% 0.278 5.205 4.322 118 4.797 0.88 -0.25
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1980 24 5 5 25.1 0-3 0 20 14 16.81% 11.76% 6.72% 68.05% 50.94% 0.306 7.461 7.115 182 4.516 0.35 -0.59
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1978 22 5 5 30.0 0-4 0 16 12 11.94% 8.96% 2.99% 63.68% 61.43% 0.313 6.300 4.792 126 4.345 1.51 0.00
Total - SBC
SBC
62 94 415.2 10-34 1 282 189 15.69% 10.52% 3.01% 70.67% 47.47% 0.266 4.547 4.510 116 4.619 0.04 1.70

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
LEI - RES
1984 28 0 1 1.0 0-0 0 0 3 0.00% 33.33% 0.00% 33.33% 33.33% 0.500 36.000 12.325 283 15.865 23.67 -0.09
LEI - RES
1982 26 38 38 201.1 11-10 0 227 96 24.78% 10.48% 3.17% 72.69% 48.74% 0.335 4.336 4.799 98 4.654 -0.46 2.84
LEI - RES
1981 25 18 18 119.1 9-5 0 129 37 25.85% 7.41% 1.60% 72.96% 46.70% 0.328 3.469 3.303 71 4.139 0.17 3.54
LEI - RES
1980 24 20 20 115.0 3-10 0 103 42 20.56% 8.38% 3.19% 62.83% 52.97% 0.334 5.635 4.805 102 4.639 0.83 1.42
LEI - RES
1979 23 17 17 117.0 9-3 0 96 43 19.88% 8.90% 1.45% 79.11% 50.00% 0.265 2.692 3.984 83 5.118 -1.29 2.67
LEI - RES
1978 22 19 19 109.1 4-9 0 88 75 17.19% 14.65% 2.15% 72.40% 55.61% 0.345 5.351 5.617 119 5.827 -0.27 0.39
LEI - RES
1977 21 0 12 18.0 0-0 0 19 12 21.84% 13.79% 6.90% 74.22% 67.65% 0.277 7.500 8.423 178 5.097 -0.92 -0.66
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1977 21 1 1 5.2 0-1 0 6 2 22.22% 7.41% 3.70% 62.50% 50.00% 0.412 7.941 5.945 133 4.978 2.00 -0.02
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1976 20 19 21 112.0 6-4 0 118 39 25.21% 8.33% 1.50% 77.33% 62.00% 0.314 3.214 3.891 87 4.147 -0.68 2.23
Total - AAA
AAA
112 125 681.0 36-37 0 662 308 22.02% 10.24% 2.56% 71.76% 50.98% 0.322 4.414 4.636 97 4.858 -0.22 10.11
Total - AA
AA
20 22 117.2 6-5 0 124 41 25.05% 8.28% 1.62% 76.33% 61.43% 0.319 3.442 3.990 89 4.187 -0.55 2.21

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
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1986 30 25 51 44 4 1 0 0 2 1 2 22 0 0 0.091 0.130 0.244 0.1818 0.115 -51 -0.93
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1985 29 25 51 44 9 5 0 0 3 2 3 17 0 0 0.205 0.271 0.589 0.3333 0.264 58 -0.18
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 27 34 9 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0.111 0.111 0.222 0.2000 0.099 -60 -0.11
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1980 24 5 9 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -135 -0.22
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1978 22 5 11 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 0.000 0.200 0.200 0.0000 0.140 -33 -0.10
Total - SBC
SBC
94 131 112 14 6 0 0 5 3 7 53 0 0 0.125 0.183 0.362 0.2373 0.169 -13 -1.53

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
LEI - RES
1984 28 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -149 -0.02
LEI - RES
1982 26 38 78 67 14 4 1 0 6 2 4 27 0 0 0.209 0.254 0.552 0.3500 0.248 23 -0.43
LEI - RES
1981 25 18 48 37 6 1 0 0 2 3 6 12 0 0 0.162 0.279 0.468 0.2400 0.235 17 -0.50
LEI - RES
1980 24 20 40 34 4 1 0 0 0 2 0 15 0 0 0.118 0.118 0.265 0.2105 0.118 -75 -0.72
LEI - RES
1979 23 17 46 36 5 1 0 1 4 1 3 17 0 0 0.139 0.200 0.450 0.2105 0.203 -7 -0.60
LEI - RES
1978 22 19 42 39 6 1 0 1 2 2 2 27 0 0 0.154 0.195 0.452 0.4545 0.204 -2 -0.28
LEI - RES
1977 21 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1977 21 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 3.000 1.0000 1.283 766 0.06
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1976 20 21 41 32 6 3 1 0 5 3 2 16 0 0 0.188 0.235 0.579 0.3750 0.259 37 -0.26
Total - AAA
AAA
125 255 214 35 8 1 2 14 10 15 99 0 0 0.164 0.217 0.456 0.2895 0.210 -4 -2.54
Total - AA
AA
22 43 33 7 4 1 0 5 3 2 16 0 0 0.212 0.257 0.651 0.4118 0.288 71 -0.20

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1986 P 25 152.1 2 18 1 0.952 1.182 0.879 -1.73
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1985 P 25 152.2 11 24 2 0.946 2.063 0.992 -0.68
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 P 33 55.1 3 6 0 1.000 1.464 1.430 0.16
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1980 P 5 25.1 1 4 0 1.000 1.776 1.019 -0.05
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1978 P 5 30.0 3 4 0 1.000 2.100 1.166 0.37
Total P 93 415.2 20 56 3 -1.94

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
LEI - RES
1984 P 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.00
LEI - RES
1982 P 38 201.1 16 22 3 0.927 1.699 1.064 1.13
LEI - RES
1981 P 18 119.1 3 10 4 0.765 0.980 0.786 -1.54
LEI - RES
1980 P 20 115.0 12 10 2 0.917 1.722 0.919 -0.41
LEI - RES
1979 P 17 117.0 6 15 2 0.913 1.615 0.900 -1.20
LEI - RES
1978 P 19 109.1 8 12 0 1.000 1.646 1.105 0.78
LEI - RES
1977 P 12 18.0 0 4 0 1.000 2.000 1.328 0.47
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1977 P 1 5.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.03
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1976 P 21 112.0 4 11 1 0.938 1.205 0.970 0.27
Total P 147 798.2 49 84 12 -0.47
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Year 1982 Leichhardt (RES)
1980 Leichhardt (RES)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink1
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg L Rank
1986 SBC 12 6
Year Lg BB Rank
1986 SBC 75 5
Year Lg BABIP Rank
1985 SBC 0.256 8
1986 SBC 0.256 4
Year Lg SHO Rank
1986 SBC 1 3
Year Lg Hits (Low) Rank
1985 SBC 134 10
1986 SBC 129 5
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
1986 SBC 16 9
Year Lg W (Low) Rank
1985 SBC 6 4
1986 SBC 4 2