John Tustain
St. Kilda Saints (ML)
John Tustain
Birthdate:
Dec. 4, 1953 (33 y, 9 m, 16 d)
Position:
1B
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'1"/266
Entry:
1974 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 2, Team: Balmain Tigers
Contract:
$750k / 5 years (1987-1991)
ML Service Time:
8 years, 145 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 8 years, 145 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 13 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Low
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Fair
Local Well Known
Current Contract
1987 $150k ($150k left)
1988 $150k
1989 $150k
1990 $150k
1991 $150k / P
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
MVP Bonus$10k
All-Star Bonus$2.4k
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 7 7 8 4 5
vs R 7 8 9 4 5
vs L 6 6 8 4 5
Potential 7 8 8 5 5
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 4 2
Arm 1 4 3
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
First 3
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 1
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 % 48%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Power Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Power decreased from 9 to 8
1987-08-28
Weight increased from 265 to 266
1987-08-15
Weight increased from 264 to 265
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 263 to 264
1987-04-18
Sac Bunt decreased from 2 to 1
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1987-03-13
Weight increased from 262 to 263
1987-03-08
Gap decreased from 8 to 7
Power Potential increased from 8 to 9
Power increased from 8 to 9
Weight decreased from 263 to 262
1986-12-28
Weight increased from 262 to 263
1986-10-05
Weight decreased from 263 to 262
1986-08-28
Weight increased from 262 to 263
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 260 to 262
1986-04-14
Power Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Power decreased from 9 to 8
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1986-01-12
Weight increased from 259 to 260
1986-01-05
Gap increased from 7 to 8
1985-11-17
Weight increased from 258 to 259
1985-09-29
Power Potential increased from 8 to 9
Power increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 257 to 258
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 253 to 257
1985-03-31
Gap decreased from 8 to 7
Power vs L increased from 7 to 8
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1985-02-17
Weight increased from 252 to 253
1985-01-06
Power vs L decreased from 8 to 7
1984-09-16
Weight increased from 251 to 252
1984-09-04
Contact increased from 6 to 7
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
1984-08-10
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1984-07-29
1B defense decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 250 to 251
1984-07-17
Weight increased from 248 to 250
1984-04-02
Contact decreased from 7 to 6
Power vs L increased from 7 to 8
Turn Double Play decreased from 2 to 1
1984-01-15
Weight increased from 247 to 248
1984-01-01
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
1983-11-27
Weight decreased from 248 to 247
1983-11-20
Weight increased from 247 to 248
1983-11-06
Weight increased from 246 to 247
1983-09-18
Weight decreased from 247 to 246
1983-09-06
Contact increased from 6 to 7
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
1983-08-21
Weight increased from 246 to 247
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 243 to 246
1983-04-09
Power vs L decreased from 8 to 7
1983-04-09
Power vs L increased from 7 to 8
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 decreased from 7 to 6
1983-03-30
Weight increased from 242 to 243
1983-03-11
Weight increased from 241 to 242
1983-01-02
Weight decreased from 242 to 241
1982-12-05
Weight increased from 241 to 242
1982-08-04
Weight increased from 240 to 241
1982-04-01
Weight increased from 235 to 240
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1981-10-04
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 234 to 235
1981-01-18
Contact increased from 6 to 7
Contact vs R increased from 6 to 7
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R decreased from 9 to 8
Power increased from 6 to 8
Power vs R increased from 6 to 9
Power vs L increased from 5 to 7
Eye Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Eye decreased from 5 to 4
Eye vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
1B defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 231 to 234
1980-03-16
Power increased from 5 to 6
Turn Double Play increased from 1 to 2
Weight increased from 228 to 231
1979-11-04
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Infield Error increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 46% to 48%
Weight increased from 225 to 228
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1979-02-11
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Power increased from 4 to 5
Weight decreased from 226 to 225
1978-10-08
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
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
GB% increased from 44% to 46%
Weight increased from 217 to 226
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1977-09-06
Weight increased from 214 to 217
1977-04-05
Weight decreased from 215 to 214
1977-01-02
Contact Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
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 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Infield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 212 to 215
1976-09-07
Weight increased from 209 to 212
1976-04-02
Weight increased from 208 to 209
1976-01-04
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 7 to 8
Gap vs R increased from 7 to 9
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 210 to 208
1975-09-03
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 208 to 210

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
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1986 32 126 551 503 147 26 1 46 107 87 39 115 0 0 0.292 0.352 0.974 0.2945 0.412 166 4.91
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1985 31 92 403 359 93 18 0 29 76 63 32 78 0 0 0.259 0.330 0.882 0.2500 0.375 138 2.13
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1984 30 59 223 206 55 9 0 17 38 24 12 45 0 0 0.267 0.318 0.877 0.2621 0.373 143 1.38
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 30 67 294 257 83 23 0 21 67 53 26 51 0 0 0.323 0.395 1.052 0.3280 0.440 192 3.51
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 29 125 494 444 125 26 2 32 75 65 42 103 0 0 0.282 0.352 0.918 0.3000 0.393 157 3.57
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1982 28 126 542 482 134 24 0 31 93 62 42 117 0 0 0.278 0.349 0.870 0.3038 0.370 134 2.47
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1981 27 126 538 476 133 32 1 37 110 67 45 104 0 0 0.279 0.351 0.935 0.2815 0.391 144 3.37
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1980 26 114 491 433 105 22 1 19 63 51 48 102 1 1 0.243 0.320 0.749 0.2704 0.322 97 1.14
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1979 25 126 536 483 128 30 0 18 75 54 33 139 0 0 0.265 0.330 0.769 0.3333 0.340 114 2.26
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1978 24 121 493 445 108 31 0 9 45 39 33 109 0 0 0.243 0.314 0.687 0.3018 0.309 90 0.67
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1977 23 79 311 277 60 16 1 5 31 22 20 72 0 0 0.217 0.283 0.619 0.2670 0.280 69 -0.52
Total - SBC
SBC
1161 4876 4365 1171 257 6 264 780 587 372 1035 1 1 0.268 0.337 0.848 0.2921 0.364 131 24.90

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
1977 23 30 142 119 41 13 0 7 24 24 21 24 0 0 0.345 0.451 1.081 0.3864 0.466 176 1.52
LEI - RES
1976 22 84 363 301 99 30 0 20 64 57 49 83 0 0 0.329 0.435 1.063 0.3930 0.454 167 3.59
LEI - RES
1975 21 46 46 42 14 4 1 2 9 5 3 16 0 0 0.333 0.370 0.989 0.4800 0.412 143 0.37
LEI - RES
1974 20 10 34 29 9 6 0 1 6 5 5 11 0 0 0.310 0.412 1.033 0.4706 0.424 161 0.17
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1974 20 64 274 236 75 16 1 8 48 38 31 69 0 0 0.318 0.412 0.908 0.4214 0.408 140 2.09
None - None
None - None
1974 20 42 212 186 57 10 1 12 49 46 18 23 1 1 0.307 0.377 0.942 0.2922 0.401 156 1.53
Total - ??
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42 212 186 57 10 1 12 49 46 18 23 1 1 0.307 0.377 0.942 0.2922 0.401 156 1.53
Total - AAA
AAA
170 585 491 163 53 1 30 103 91 78 134 0 0 0.332 0.433 1.060 0.4018 0.452 167 5.65
Total - AA
AA
64 274 236 75 16 1 8 48 38 31 69 0 0 0.318 0.412 0.908 0.4214 0.408 140 2.09

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1986 1B 126 1129.0 1059 45 5 0.996 8.801 0.956 -4.38
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1985 1B 92 816.0 797 38 4 0.995 9.210 0.939 -5.22
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1984 1B 52 442.0 452 16 3 0.994 9.529 0.969 -2.25
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 1B 67 602.0 614 27 4 0.994 9.583 0.954 -2.04
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1983 1B 118 1020.0 987 43 7 0.993 9.088 0.954 -5.77
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1982 1B 126 1138.2 1103 76 11 0.991 9.319 0.972 -5.73
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1981 1B 126 1116.0 1126 80 10 0.992 9.726 0.989 -2.78
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1980 1B 114 1007.1 994 62 8 0.993 9.435 1.036 4.19
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1979 1B 126 1124.2 1128 69 6 0.995 9.579 1.014 1.35
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1978 1B 116 1018.1 1052 78 9 0.992 9.987 1.011 0.96
Balmain - SBC
BAL - SBC
1977 1B 79 662.0 675 34 5 0.993 9.639 0.990 -1.34
Total 1B 1142 10076.0 9987 568 72 -23.02

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
LEI - RES
1977 1B 30 256.1 234 13 2 0.992 8.672 0.994 -0.18
LEI - RES
1976 1B 79 692.2 623 39 3 0.996 8.602 1.039 2.61
LEI - RES
1974 1B 10 88.0 76 5 0 1.000 8.284 0.928 -0.64
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1974 1B 60 522.1 407 29 2 0.995 7.512 1.073 3.16
Total 1B 179 1559.1 1340 86 7 4.96
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Dec. 9, 1984 Cronulla Matt Stuart
Paul Beverly
Balmain John Tustain
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1986 Cronulla (SBC)
1981 Balmain (SBC)
Championship Series MVP 1984 Balmain (SBC)
Batter of the Month Mar 1986 Cronulla (SBC)
Feb 1985 Cronulla (SBC)
Feb 1984 Balmain (SBC)
Dec 1981 Balmain (SBC)
Mar 1977 Leichhardt (RES)
Player of the Week Feb 24, 1986 Cronulla (SBC)
Oct 14, 1985 Cronulla (SBC)
Jan 14, 1985 Cronulla (SBC)
Nov 9, 1981 Balmain (SBC)
Oct 24, 1977 Leichhardt (RES)
Jan 6, 1975 Concord (YL)
Dec 9, 1974 Concord (YL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink16
Grey Ink83
Similar Players (1B)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1979 SBC 126 1
1981 SBC 126 1
1982 SBC 126 1
1986 SBC 126 1
Year Lg PA Rank
1979 SBC 536 9
1982 SBC 542 6
1986 SBC 551 10
Year Lg AB Rank
1979 SBC 483 9
1982 SBC 482 8
1986 SBC 503 6
Year Lg Hits Rank
1986 SBC 147 10
Year Lg K Rank
1978 SBC 109 4
1979 SBC 139 1
1980 SBC 102 8
1981 SBC 104 7
1982 SBC 117 4
1983 SBC 103 9
1986 SBC 115 9
Year Lg TB Rank
1981 SBC 278 3
1982 SBC 251 3
1983 SBC 251 9
1984 SBC 284 3
1986 SBC 313 1
Year Lg 2B Rank
1978 SBC 31 2
1979 SBC 30 6
1981 SBC 32 4
1984 SBC 32 4
Year Lg HR Rank
1981 SBC 37 4
1982 SBC 31 4
1983 SBC 32 8
1984 SBC 38 3
1986 SBC 46 1
Year Lg RBI Rank
1979 SBC 75 10
1981 SBC 110 2
1982 SBC 93 2
1984 SBC 105 3
1986 SBC 107 1
Year Lg R Rank
1984 SBC 77 10
1986 SBC 87 3
Year Lg IBB Rank
1980 SBC 12 4
1981 SBC 14 4
1982 SBC 13 2
1983 SBC 8 8
Year Lg HBP Rank
1978 SBC 14 4
1979 SBC 16 1
1981 SBC 11 2
1982 SBC 13 2
Year Lg SF Rank
1977 SBC 6 4
1980 SBC 6 7
1981 SBC 6 9
1982 SBC 5 8
1984 SBC 5 9
Year Lg XBH Rank
1981 SBC 70 1
1982 SBC 55 3
1983 SBC 60 6
1984 SBC 70 2
1986 SBC 73 1
Year Lg SLG Rank
1981 SBC 0.584 4
1982 SBC 0.521 8
1983 SBC 0.565 7
1984 SBC 0.613 2
1985 SBC 0.552 9
1986 SBC 0.622 1
Year Lg ISO Rank
1981 SBC 0.305 1
1982 SBC 0.243 6
1983 SBC 0.284 6
1984 SBC 0.315 3
1985 SBC 0.293 5
1986 SBC 0.330 1
Year Lg OPS Rank
1981 SBC 0.935 9
1982 SBC 0.870 10
1983 SBC 0.918 8
1984 SBC 0.975 4
1986 SBC 0.974 4
Year Lg G Rank
1979 SBC 126 1
1981 SBC 126 1
1982 SBC 126 1
1984 SBC 126 1
1986 SBC 126 1
Year Lg WAR Rank
1986 SBC 4.9 10