John Mallinson
St. George Dragons (ML)
John Mallinson
Birthdate:
Sept. 30, 1956 (29 y, 10 m, 11 d)
Position:
LF
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'0"/210
Entry:
1975 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 10, Team: Cronulla Sharks
Contract:
$815k / 7 years (1986-1992)
ML Service Time:
6 years, 44 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 6 years, 44 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 11 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Popular
Local Popular
Current Contract
1986 $85k ($85k left)
1987 $100k
1988 $110k
1989 $130k
1990 $130k
1991 $130k
1992 $130k / P
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 6 9 7 5 7
vs R 6 10 7 5 7
vs L 5 8 6 5 6
Potential 6 9 7 5 7
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 4
Error 2 6
Arm 1 4 6
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Left Field 5
Right Field 3
Run/Bunt
Speed 8
Stealing 9
Running 10
Sac Bunt 4
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 % 46%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1986-08-10
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Popular
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1986-04-14
National Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Popular
1986-03-22
Weight increased from 208 to 209
1986-01-12
Weight increased from 207 to 208
1986-01-05
Contact vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Eye Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
Infield Error decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Range decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 206 to 207
1985-11-03
Weight increased from 205 to 206
1985-09-29
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 204 to 205
1985-08-22
RF defense decreased from 4 to 3
1985-08-04
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 202 to 203
1985-03-31
Eye vs L decreased from 5 to 4
National Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
1985-01-13
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1985-01-06
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Contact decreased from 7 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
1984-11-11
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1984-10-21
Weight increased from 199 to 200
1984-10-14
Weight decreased from 200 to 199
1984-09-16
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1984-09-04
Contact Potential increased from 6 to 7
Contact increased from 6 to 7
Eye vs L decreased from 5 to 4
1984-07-17
Eye vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1984-04-02
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Extremely Popular
National Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1984-02-05
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1984-01-22
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
LF defense decreased from 6 to 5
CF defense decreased from 1 to 0
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1984-01-15
Weight increased from 199 to 200
1983-12-11
Weight increased from 198 to 199
1983-10-16
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1983-09-06
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
1983-09-05
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 194 to 196
1983-04-09
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 Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Contact decreased from 7 to 6
Gap Potential decreased from 10 to 9
Gap decreased from 10 to 9
Gap vs L decreased from 9 to 8
Eye Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye decreased from 6 to 5
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Popular
National Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1983-03-06
LF defense decreased from 7 to 6
RF defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 193 to 194
1983-02-06
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1983-01-02
Contact Potential increased from 6 to 7
Contact increased from 6 to 7
1982-12-26
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1982-11-07
Stealing increased from 8 to 9
1982-10-31
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
1982-10-17
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1982-09-07
Contact vs R increased from 6 to 7
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
Power increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
1982-08-16
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1982-08-04
Stealing decreased from 9 to 8
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1982-04-01
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
Movement Potential increased from 3 to 4
Movement increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 44% to 46%
Weight increased from 187 to 189
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1982-01-03
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power increased from 5 to 6
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Movement decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs L decreased from 4 to 3
GB% decreased from 46% to 44%
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1981-10-04
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Weight decreased from 187 to 186
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1981-01-18
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Speed decreased from 10 to 9
Stealing increased from 8 to 9
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1980-03-16
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
RF defense increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 184 to 187
1979-11-04
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 4 to 3
RF defense increased from 2 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 181 to 184
1979-02-11
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap Potential increased from 9 to 10
Gap increased from 9 to 10
Gap vs L increased from 8 to 9
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye 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
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
Speed increased from 9 to 10
Control Potential increased from 1 to 2
1978-10-08
Gap vs R increased from 9 to 10
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
LF defense increased from 6 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 177 to 181
1977-09-06
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Baserunning increased from 9 to 10
Infield Error increased from 2 to 3
Movement increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 44% to 46%
Weight increased from 176 to 177
1977-04-05
Gap increased from 8 to 9
Gap vs R increased from 8 to 9
Gap vs L increased from 7 to 8
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
1977-01-02
Gap increased from 7 to 8
Gap vs R increased from 7 to 8
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Power decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Eye Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Speed increased from 8 to 9
LF defense increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential increased from 1 to 2
Weight decreased from 177 to 176
1976-09-07
Baserunning increased from 8 to 9
Outfield Error increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Weight decreased from 179 to 177
1976-04-02
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
LF defense increased from 3 to 5
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1976-01-04
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
LF defense increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential increased from 1 to 2
GB% increased from 42% to 44%
Position changed from RF to LF
Weight decreased from 181 to 179
1975-09-03
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
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
Outfield Range increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 179 to 181

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
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1985 28 126 559 496 139 32 6 25 74 91 52 79 11 6 0.280 0.358 0.878 0.2893 0.375 3.59
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 27 126 563 503 150 33 6 32 95 97 49 77 15 0 0.298 0.365 0.944 0.2972 0.399 5.27
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1983 26 126 568 504 157 26 7 34 98 92 52 102 13 7 0.312 0.386 0.979 0.3324 0.417 5.56
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1982 25 120 478 417 128 27 3 27 89 79 49 65 13 6 0.307 0.387 0.967 0.3070 0.409 4.10
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1981 24 86 316 284 84 20 2 8 27 44 25 47 3 6 0.296 0.358 0.823 0.3304 0.361 1.37
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1980 23 104 274 238 60 16 6 6 34 34 31 64 7 5 0.252 0.347 0.792 0.3195 0.346 1.18
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1979 22 112 379 323 69 27 5 5 27 45 47 93 6 6 0.214 0.319 0.694 0.2819 0.308 -0.01
Total - SBC
SBC
800 3137 2765 787 181 35 137 444 482 305 527 68 36 0.285 0.363 0.887 0.3072 0.380 21.06

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
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1981 24 14 66 57 22 2 1 6 12 15 8 14 4 0 0.386 0.470 1.242 0.4324 0.515 1.06
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1978 21 88 391 347 107 37 4 12 56 51 38 101 10 9 0.308 0.384 0.925 0.4043 0.402 2.26
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1977 20 34 154 140 44 10 3 4 30 22 10 41 3 4 0.314 0.364 0.878 0.4124 0.384 0.69
SUT - YL
1977 20 54 248 217 70 15 1 7 30 29 26 49 6 2 0.323 0.407 0.905 0.3913 0.404 2.25
SUT - YL
1976 19 88 390 342 94 26 2 3 39 43 35 101 8 9 0.275 0.354 0.743 0.3760 0.340 0.71
SUT - YL
1975 18 85 360 325 100 18 3 9 49 56 28 86 6 8 0.308 0.371 0.835 0.3939 0.377 0.92
None - None
None - None
1975 18 26 131 114 57 18 4 6 40 52 12 10 30 6 0.500 0.550 1.436 0.5100 0.595 3.12
Total - ??
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26 131 114 57 18 4 6 40 52 12 10 30 6 0.500 0.550 1.436 0.5100 0.595 3.12
Total - AAA
AAA
136 611 544 173 49 8 22 98 88 56 156 17 13 0.318 0.388 0.947 0.4092 0.409 4.01
Total - AA
AA
227 998 884 264 59 6 19 118 128 89 236 20 19 0.299 0.373 0.817 0.3864 0.369 3.87

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1985 LF 126 1127.2 247 6 4 0.984 2.019 0.958 -3.78
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1985 RF 1 5.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.800 1.002 0.13
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 LF 126 1145.0 231 8 2 0.992 1.879 0.959 -6.25
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1983 LF 126 1124.2 238 10 5 0.980 1.985 0.961 -6.46
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1983 CF 2 4.0 2 0 0 1.000 4.500 0.993 0.16
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1983 RF 3 6.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.500 0.492 -0.52
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1982 LF 108 924.2 202 13 9 0.960 2.093 0.969 -4.99
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1982 RF 3 4.0 2 0 0 1.000 4.500 1.054 0.09
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1981 LF 66 533.1 146 10 0 1.000 2.633 0.994 -0.76
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1981 RF 7 56.2 6 0 0 1.000 0.953 0.927 -0.40
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1980 LF 55 443.0 80 5 1 0.988 1.727 1.001 0.03
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1980 CF 2 3.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1980 RF 4 28.1 6 0 0 1.000 1.906 1.032 0.15
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1979 LF 76 594.0 140 7 4 0.974 2.227 0.985 -1.89
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1979 RF 20 156.0 29 1 3 0.909 1.731 0.898 -2.51
Total LF 683 5892.1 1284 59 25 -24.09
Total CF 4 7.2 2 0 0 0.16
Total RF 38 256.0 45 1 3 -3.07

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1981 LF 14 122.2 24 1 0 1.000 1.834 0.945 -0.88
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1978 LF 88 769.1 149 10 2 0.988 1.860 0.977 -2.29
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1978 CF 1 1.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1977 LF 34 304.0 58 2 2 0.968 1.776 1.006 0.24
SUT - YL
1977 LF 54 483.2 87 6 4 0.959 1.731 1.099 5.64
SUT - YL
1976 LF 88 769.0 154 10 2 0.988 1.919 1.028 2.65
SUT - YL
1975 LF 82 700.0 111 14 4 0.969 1.607 0.944 -5.22
SUT - YL
1975 RF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Total LF 360 3148.2 583 43 14 0.14
Total CF 1 1.1 0 0 0 0.00
Total RF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.00
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1983 Cronulla (SBC)
League Champ 1984 Cronulla (SBC)
1981 Cronulla (SBC)
Championship Series MVP 1984 Cronulla (SBC)
Championship Series MVP 1984 Cronulla (SBC)
Batter of the Month Jan 1985 Cronulla (SBC)
Player of the Week Feb 10, 1986 Cronulla (SBC)
Nov 28, 1983 Cronulla (SBC)
Oct 24, 1983 Cronulla (SBC)
Jan 24, 1983 Cronulla (SBC)
Nov 1, 1982 Cronulla (SBC)
Feb 15, 1982 Cronulla (SBC)
Mar 3, 1980 Cronulla (SBC)
Nov 6, 1978 Caringbah (RES)
Feb 20, 1978 Caringbah (RES)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink16
Grey Ink74
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1983 SBC 126 1
1984 SBC 126 1
1985 SBC 126 1
Year Lg PA Rank
1983 SBC 568 3
1984 SBC 563 6
Year Lg AB Rank
1983 SBC 504 5
1984 SBC 503 4
Year Lg Hits Rank
1983 SBC 157 1
1984 SBC 150 6
Year Lg K Rank
1983 SBC 102 10
Year Lg TB Rank
1982 SBC 242 7
1983 SBC 299 1
1984 SBC 291 2
Year Lg 2B Rank
1982 SBC 27 6
1984 SBC 33 3
1985 SBC 32 10
Year Lg 3B Rank
1980 SBC 6 9
1983 SBC 7 3
1984 SBC 6 9
1985 SBC 6 6
Year Lg HR Rank
1982 SBC 27 5
1983 SBC 34 3
1984 SBC 32 4
Year Lg RBI Rank
1982 SBC 89 3
1983 SBC 98 1
1984 SBC 95 4
Year Lg R Rank
1982 SBC 79 2
1983 SBC 92 1
1984 SBC 97 1
1985 SBC 91 4
Year Lg IBB Rank
1982 SBC 13 2
1983 SBC 12 1
Year Lg HBP Rank
1983 SBC 10 7
Year Lg XBH Rank
1982 SBC 57 2
1983 SBC 67 1
1984 SBC 71 1
1985 SBC 63 4
Year Lg Avg Rank
1982 SBC 0.307 8
1983 SBC 0.312 10
Year Lg OBP Rank
1982 SBC 0.387 5
1983 SBC 0.386 8
Year Lg SLG Rank
1982 SBC 0.580 4
1983 SBC 0.593 6
1984 SBC 0.579 5
Year Lg ISO Rank
1982 SBC 0.273 3
1983 SBC 0.282 7
1984 SBC 0.280 4
Year Lg OPS Rank
1982 SBC 0.967 3
1983 SBC 0.979 6
1984 SBC 0.944 5
Year Lg G Rank
1983 SBC 126 1
1984 SBC 126 1
1985 SBC 126 1
Year Lg WAR Rank
1983 SBC 5.6 8
1984 SBC 5.3 9