Bob Horsforth
Retired
Bob Horsforth
Birthdate:
Jan. 3, 1952 (37 y, 0 m, 19 d)
Position:
CF
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'11"/187
Entry:
1974 Draft - Round: 6, Overall: 43, Team: South Melbourne Swans
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
None
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro None
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Low
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
Additional Info
No-Trade No

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
EAS - SBC
1987 35 51 125 100 18 3 1 0 14 14 21 15 4 1 0.180 0.317 0.547 0.2069 0.260 57 -0.18
NTH - SBC
1986 34 74 100 79 21 6 0 0 9 22 19 13 3 1 0.266 0.414 0.756 0.3182 0.347 118 0.69
NML - VBL
1985 33 90 266 225 47 13 1 5 20 34 39 19 1 3 0.209 0.326 0.668 0.2090 0.300 88 0.96
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1984 32 98 87 68 14 4 0 2 15 9 15 8 0 0 0.206 0.345 0.698 0.2034 0.313 91 0.10
SML - VBL
1983 31 98 382 334 78 21 1 7 25 38 42 40 6 4 0.234 0.321 0.686 0.2474 0.305 87 1.47
SML - VBL
1982 30 119 532 437 110 17 2 14 43 82 85 51 14 4 0.252 0.373 0.769 0.2567 0.346 107 3.45
SML - VBL
1981 29 101 395 344 75 8 2 7 27 44 43 37 11 6 0.218 0.306 0.620 0.2259 0.283 67 0.75
SML - VBL
1980 28 79 339 292 67 7 2 10 23 54 44 36 7 5 0.230 0.330 0.700 0.2317 0.313 89 0.76
SML - VBL
1979 27 114 434 377 99 11 1 6 26 50 46 34 14 10 0.263 0.344 0.689 0.2743 0.311 85 0.83
SML - VBL
1978 26 84 239 210 49 4 0 4 15 25 24 31 9 2 0.233 0.312 0.622 0.2571 0.278 64 0.10
SML - VBL
1977 25 86 292 261 67 10 1 9 25 38 27 36 14 3 0.257 0.324 0.730 0.2661 0.315 93 0.95
SML - VBL
1976 24 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
North Sydney (1 yrs)
NTH (1 yrs)
74 100 79 21 6 0 0 9 22 19 13 3 1 0.266 0.414 0.756 0.3182 0.347 118 0.69
East Sydney (1 yrs)
EAS (1 yrs)
51 125 100 18 3 1 0 14 14 21 15 4 1 0.180 0.317 0.547 0.2069 0.260 57 -0.18
Carlton (1 yrs)
CRL (1 yrs)
98 87 68 14 4 0 2 15 9 15 8 0 0 0.206 0.345 0.698 0.2034 0.313 91 0.10
NML (1 yrs)
90 266 225 47 13 1 5 20 34 39 19 1 3 0.209 0.326 0.668 0.2090 0.300 88 0.96
SML (8 yrs)
684 2613 2255 545 78 9 57 184 331 311 265 75 34 0.242 0.334 0.694 0.2515 0.311 87 8.30
Total - SBC
SBC
125 225 179 39 9 1 0 23 36 40 28 7 2 0.218 0.360 0.640 0.2549 0.299 84 0.51
Total - VBL
VBL
872 2966 2548 606 95 10 64 219 374 365 292 76 37 0.238 0.334 0.692 0.2464 0.310 87 9.36
Total - All
All
997 3191 2727 645 104 11 64 242 410 405 320 83 39 0.237 0.336 0.689 0.2469 0.309 87 9.87

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
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1978 26 18 84 67 17 2 0 3 7 14 17 7 5 4 0.254 0.405 0.823 0.2456 0.380 111 0.73
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1976 24 53 90 74 20 4 0 0 3 14 12 11 7 1 0.270 0.372 0.696 0.3175 0.324 86 0.08
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1975 23 15 13 11 4 2 0 2 8 4 1 7 3 0 0.364 0.417 1.508 1.0000 0.604 286 0.31
WLK - ADL
1975 23 46 84 74 22 3 0 0 7 17 8 13 8 1 0.297 0.381 0.719 0.3607 0.339 92 0.58
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1974 22 32 115 111 22 5 0 1 9 12 4 31 3 5 0.198 0.226 0.496 0.2658 0.217 14 -0.80
WLK - ADL
1974 22 26 81 71 21 4 0 0 9 7 9 20 6 8 0.296 0.370 0.723 0.4038 0.339 101 0.29
None - None
None - None
1974 22 51 256 234 68 7 1 2 38 50 16 27 34 4 0.291 0.332 0.687 0.3173 0.305 90 -0.27
Total - ??
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51 256 234 68 7 1 2 38 50 16 27 34 4 0.291 0.332 0.687 0.3173 0.305 90 -0.27
Total - AAA
AAA
118 302 263 63 13 0 6 27 44 34 56 18 10 0.240 0.327 0.684 0.2836 0.310 74 0.32
Total - AA
AA
72 165 145 43 7 0 0 16 24 17 33 14 9 0.297 0.376 0.721 0.3805 0.339 96 0.87

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
EAS - SBC
1987 1B 7 21.2 21 1 0 1.000 9.139 1.076 0.04
EAS - SBC
1987 2B 2 2.2 0 2 0 1.000 6.750 1.015 -0.19
EAS - SBC
1987 LF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
EAS - SBC
1987 CF 17 154.0 46 3 1 0.980 2.864 0.962 -0.31
EAS - SBC
1987 RF 6 22.2 5 0 0 1.000 1.985 1.008 -0.02
NTH - SBC
1986 1B 9 34.0 34 2 0 1.000 9.529 1.056 0.11
NTH - SBC
1986 SS 3 7.1 2 1 0 1.000 3.682 0.000 0.00
NTH - SBC
1986 LF 2 15.0 4 0 0 1.000 2.400 1.004 0.26
NTH - SBC
1986 CF 4 7.0 5 0 0 1.000 6.429 0.997 -0.13
NTH - SBC
1986 RF 12 48.2 20 0 0 1.000 3.699 1.017 1.35
NML - VBL
1985 SS 5 10.2 1 4 2 0.714 4.219 0.707 -1.28
NML - VBL
1985 CF 60 481.2 167 7 3 0.983 3.251 1.038 5.03
NML - VBL
1985 RF 1 5.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.800 1.003 0.04
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1984 1B 55 82.1 74 1 0 1.000 8.198 1.073 0.67
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1984 2B 2 5.0 0 3 0 1.000 5.400 0.775 -0.37
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1984 LF 13 109.1 23 0 0 1.000 1.893 1.114 0.72
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1984 CF 2 3.0 2 0 0 1.000 6.000 1.042 0.06
SML - VBL
1983 1B 9 47.0 46 5 0 1.000 9.766 1.079 1.05
SML - VBL
1983 2B 2 2.0 1 1 0 1.000 9.000 1.020 0.03
SML - VBL
1983 LF 52 421.2 107 1 2 0.982 2.305 1.039 5.71
SML - VBL
1983 CF 29 253.0 85 3 1 0.989 3.130 1.044 3.25
SML - VBL
1983 RF 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
SML - VBL
1982 1B 2 4.0 4 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.00
SML - VBL
1982 2B 3 8.0 2 1 0 1.000 3.375 0.000 0.00
SML - VBL
1982 LF 12 108.2 33 2 0 1.000 2.899 1.067 1.43
SML - VBL
1982 CF 103 879.1 252 21 4 0.986 2.794 1.054 9.00
SML - VBL
1981 1B 2 2.0 3 0 0 1.000 13.500 1.117 0.14
SML - VBL
1981 2B 1 1.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
SML - VBL
1981 LF 28 218.2 50 3 3 0.946 2.181 1.085 2.89
SML - VBL
1981 CF 66 567.0 163 14 3 0.983 2.810 1.057 6.67
SML - VBL
1980 1B 2 6.0 6 1 0 1.000 10.500 1.098 0.06
SML - VBL
1980 LF 31 241.2 53 1 0 1.000 2.011 1.085 3.17
SML - VBL
1980 CF 50 394.2 113 11 0 1.000 2.828 0.991 -1.09
SML - VBL
1979 1B 6 38.0 32 5 2 0.949 8.763 0.837 -1.61
SML - VBL
1979 LF 53 441.1 104 5 1 0.991 2.223 1.075 5.28
SML - VBL
1979 CF 22 123.2 38 0 1 0.974 2.766 1.047 1.30
SML - VBL
1979 RF 33 284.2 61 6 1 0.985 2.118 1.073 2.86
SML - VBL
1978 1B 12 67.1 64 2 1 0.985 8.822 1.068 0.59
SML - VBL
1978 2B 1 1.0 0 1 0 1.000 9.000 1.022 0.01
SML - VBL
1978 LF 30 204.2 50 1 2 0.962 2.243 1.086 2.91
SML - VBL
1978 CF 39 227.2 61 2 1 0.984 2.491 1.014 0.60
SML - VBL
1978 RF 1 9.0 2 0 0 1.000 2.000 1.048 0.07
SML - VBL
1977 1B 7 37.0 33 3 2 0.947 8.757 0.856 -0.75
SML - VBL
1977 2B 2 10.0 2 2 0 1.000 3.600 1.027 0.01
SML - VBL
1977 LF 59 445.1 111 2 3 0.974 2.284 1.045 3.28
SML - VBL
1977 CF 18 109.0 28 0 0 1.000 2.312 0.989 -0.26
SML - VBL
1977 RF 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 1.045 0.03
SML - VBL
1976 1B 1 1.0 2 0 0 1.000 18.000 0.000 0.00
SML - VBL
1976 LF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Total 1B 112 340.1 319 20 5 0.30
Total 2B 13 30.1 5 10 0 -0.50
Total SS 8 18.0 3 5 2 -1.28
Total LF 282 2209.1 535 15 11 25.66
Total CF 410 3200.0 960 61 14 24.13
Total RF 55 371.2 90 6 1 4.33

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1978 2B 1 2.0 1 1 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.00
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1978 CF 18 157.1 53 7 1 0.984 3.432 1.138 4.54
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1978 RF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1976 1B 21 76.0 74 2 0 1.000 9.000 1.008 0.07
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1976 2B 2 15.0 7 6 0 1.000 7.800 1.004 0.01
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1976 LF 5 22.0 7 1 0 1.000 3.273 1.061 0.27
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1976 CF 7 16.1 5 0 0 1.000 2.755 0.884 -0.51
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1976 RF 5 14.0 2 0 0 1.000 1.286 1.044 0.03
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1975 1B 7 17.0 15 2 1 0.944 9.000 0.930 -0.28
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1975 LF 2 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1975 CF 2 3.1 1 0 0 1.000 2.700 1.043 0.03
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1975 RF 5 16.0 1 0 1 0.500 0.563 1.065 0.05
WLK - ADL
1975 1B 4 7.0 4 0 0 1.000 5.143 0.000 0.00
WLK - ADL
1975 LF 11 23.2 7 0 0 1.000 2.662 1.109 0.64
WLK - ADL
1975 CF 15 89.1 16 2 0 1.000 1.813 1.109 1.27
WLK - ADL
1975 RF 8 41.1 7 0 0 1.000 1.524 1.089 0.50
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1974 CF 32 254.2 78 1 1 0.988 2.792 1.024 1.22
WLK - ADL
1974 2B 2 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WLK - ADL
1974 CF 22 162.0 36 1 0 1.000 2.056 1.093 2.47
WLK - ADL
1974 RF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Total 1B 32 100.0 93 4 1 -0.21
Total 2B 5 19.0 8 7 0 0.01
Total LF 18 47.2 14 1 0 0.91
Total CF 96 683.0 189 11 2 9.02
Total RF 20 74.1 10 0 1 0.58
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
League Champ 1985 Carlton (VBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink17
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg SB Rank
1977 VBL 14 10
1979 VBL 14 7
1982 VBL 14 8
Year Lg R Rank
1982 VBL 82 9
Year Lg BB Rank
1982 VBL 85 5