Paul Adnams
Cronulla Sharks (ML)
Paul Adnams
Birthdate:
Jan. 12, 1957 (30 y, 7 m, 9 d)
Position:
SS
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'11"/193
Entry:
1975 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 5, Team: East Sydney Roosters
Contract:
$109k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
5 years, 75 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 75 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 12 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Popular
Local Extremely Popular
Current Contract
1987 $109k ($109k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 6 7 4 5 9
vs R 6 7 4 5 9
vs L 7 7 4 5 9
Potential 6 7 4 5 9
Fielding C IF OF
Range 6 1
Error 9 5
Arm 1 6 5
Turn DP 8
C Ability 1
Position
Second 7
Third 2
Shortstop 5
Run/Bunt
Speed 6
Stealing 7
Running 5
Sac Bunt 10
Bunt for Hit 5
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 % 47%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-08-15
Position changed from 2B to SS
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1987-05-06
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1987-04-18
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs L increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
National Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Popular
1987-04-05
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1987-03-08
Contact vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Gap vs L decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1986-12-28
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1986-04-14
Outfield Arm decreased from 6 to 5
National Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
1986-03-13
Position changed from SS to 2B
1986-01-19
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1985-12-29
Position changed from 2B to SS
1985-12-15
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1985-09-29
Contact decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Eye vs L decreased from 6 to 5
1985-07-17
3B defense decreased from 3 to 2
1985-03-31
Contact Potential increased from 6 to 7
Contact increased from 6 to 7
Contact vs R increased from 6 to 7
Infield Range increased from 5 to 6
National Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1985-03-08
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1985-01-06
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Contact decreased from 7 to 6
Gap Potential decreased from 8 to 7
1984-09-04
Contact Potential increased from 6 to 7
Contact increased from 6 to 7
1984-07-29
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1984-07-23
Position changed from SS to 2B
1984-04-02
Eye vs L increased from 5 to 6
Turn Double Play increased from 7 to 8
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Extremely Popular
National Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1984-02-26
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
1984-01-01
Infield Range decreased from 6 to 5
Position changed from 2B to SS
1983-11-06
Speed decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1983-09-06
Gap decreased from 8 to 7
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 vs L increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 8 to 9
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 8 to 9
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 8 to 9
1982-12-12
SS defense increased from 4 to 5
1982-10-31
3B defense increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1982-09-07
Avoid Ks increased from 7 to 8
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 7 to 8
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 7 to 8
Bunt for Hit decreased from 6 to 5
1982-08-04
Weight increased from 188 to 190
1982-04-01
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 186 to 188
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1982-01-03
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
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
Infield Arm increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 183 to 186
1981-10-04
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 46% to 47%
Weight increased from 181 to 183
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1981-01-18
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye 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 6
Weight increased from 179 to 181
1980-03-16
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye Potential decreased from 6 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 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Bunt for Hit decreased from 7 to 6
Speed decreased from 8 to 7
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
Infield Range decreased from 7 to 6
1979-11-04
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
2B defense decreased from 8 to 7
SS defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 167 to 179
1979-02-11
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Power increased from 1 to 2
Power vs R increased from 1 to 2
Power vs L increased from 1 to 2
Infield Range decreased from 8 to 7
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
2B defense increased from 7 to 8
Fastball Pot decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 165 to 167
1978-10-08
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Power Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
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
Sac Bunt increased from 9 to 10
Infield Range increased from 7 to 8
Infield Error increased from 8 to 9
2B defense increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 160 to 165
1977-09-06
Stealing increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 156 to 160
1977-04-05
2B defense increased from 4 to 6
Weight decreased from 157 to 156
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1977-01-02
Gap increased from 6 to 8
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 8
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 8
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Sac Bunt decreased from 10 to 9
Speed increased from 8 to 9
Baserunning increased from 4 to 5
Turn Double Play increased from 6 to 7
Outfield Arm increased from 5 to 6
2B defense increased from 0 to 4
Position changed from SS to 2B
1976-09-07
Weight decreased from 158 to 157
1976-04-02
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Power Potential increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 10 to 9
SS defense increased from 3 to 5
Fastball Pot increased from 1 to 2
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1976-01-04
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Infield Error increased from 7 to 8
SS defense increased from 2 to 3
1975-09-03
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Speed increased from 7 to 8
Infield Range increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 159 to 158

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 29 118 515 451 113 13 1 15 45 50 42 46 7 2 0.251 0.328 0.712 0.2500 0.317 96 1.55
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1985 28 110 508 445 136 19 2 12 59 74 44 44 8 3 0.306 0.375 0.813 0.3163 0.357 125 3.30
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 27 126 593 520 153 27 10 11 48 77 53 54 7 5 0.294 0.369 0.817 0.3114 0.357 131 4.49
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1983 26 114 431 382 104 18 3 6 32 42 33 41 6 4 0.272 0.337 0.719 0.2908 0.319 102 1.89
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1982 25 112 416 362 104 13 7 9 40 53 33 44 2 4 0.287 0.363 0.799 0.3055 0.351 120 2.08
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1981 24 79 185 155 47 8 1 3 17 28 21 11 4 1 0.303 0.394 0.820 0.3099 0.367 127 0.92
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1980 23 27 110 97 22 7 0 2 11 16 5 19 2 0 0.227 0.303 0.664 0.2597 0.300 81 0.43
Total - SBC
SBC
686 2758 2412 679 105 24 58 252 340 231 259 36 19 0.282 0.355 0.773 0.2947 0.341 115 14.66

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
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1981 24 24 111 95 28 1 0 3 13 15 14 16 1 1 0.295 0.396 0.796 0.3289 0.344 98 0.45
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1980 23 74 345 314 110 20 9 11 53 60 23 67 6 4 0.350 0.406 0.982 0.4177 0.424 150 2.97
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1979 22 59 257 229 58 10 4 1 17 22 20 62 2 0 0.253 0.323 0.668 0.3373 0.304 65 0.23
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1978 21 75 304 281 79 19 8 3 38 26 13 76 2 8 0.281 0.325 0.762 0.3725 0.332 88 0.53
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1977 20 26 107 96 27 5 4 1 12 13 6 30 1 2 0.281 0.324 0.772 0.3881 0.326 81 -0.02
SUT - YL
1977 20 62 268 232 67 14 6 4 36 34 26 75 7 4 0.289 0.377 0.830 0.4065 0.369 113 1.52
SUT - YL
1976 19 88 353 332 100 21 1 7 50 45 11 93 7 4 0.301 0.331 0.765 0.3974 0.339 92 0.57
PAD - YL
1975 18 88 334 304 77 10 1 6 26 21 14 92 1 0 0.253 0.298 0.650 0.3413 0.294 58 -0.87
None - None
None - None
1975 18 26 131 110 57 11 6 4 39 55 11 5 20 6 0.518 0.569 1.406 0.5096 0.585 281 2.98
Total - ??
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26 131 110 57 11 6 4 39 55 11 5 20 6 0.518 0.569 1.406 0.5096 0.585 281 2.98
Total - AAA
AAA
258 1124 1015 302 55 25 19 133 136 76 251 12 15 0.298 0.356 0.813 0.3758 0.354 102 4.17
Total - AA
AA
238 955 868 244 45 8 17 112 100 51 260 15 8 0.281 0.333 0.743 0.3802 0.332 86 1.22

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1986 2B 41 349.1 89 87 1 0.994 4.534 1.008 -0.07
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1986 3B 4 37.0 2 7 0 1.000 2.189 1.026 -0.16
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1986 SS 76 684.1 76 205 7 0.976 3.696 0.955 -6.17
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1985 2B 57 515.1 113 158 5 0.982 4.733 0.987 -0.50
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1985 SS 53 434.2 65 135 3 0.985 4.141 0.954 -2.95
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 2B 91 836.0 174 255 3 0.993 4.618 0.988 -1.10
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1984 SS 35 303.0 43 105 3 0.980 4.396 0.973 -0.41
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1983 2B 4 13.0 0 2 0 1.000 1.385 1.021 -0.06
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1983 SS 106 851.0 124 303 5 0.988 4.516 0.977 -2.10
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1982 2B 77 607.0 134 189 3 0.991 4.789 0.959 -3.66
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1982 SS 28 205.0 23 78 0 1.000 4.434 0.991 -0.34
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1981 2B 39 256.0 59 85 0 1.000 5.063 0.958 -1.59
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1981 3B 2 5.0 1 1 1 0.667 3.600 0.530 -1.06
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1981 SS 8 44.0 6 10 0 1.000 3.273 0.862 -0.97
Cronulla - SBC
CRO - SBC
1980 2B 25 208.2 47 76 2 0.984 5.305 1.031 1.24
Total 2B 334 2785.1 616 852 14 -5.74
Total 3B 6 42.0 3 8 1 -1.21
Total SS 306 2522.0 337 836 18 -12.94

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1981 2B 24 210.2 43 53 1 0.990 4.101 1.097 2.22
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1980 2B 74 671.2 190 204 6 0.985 5.279 0.973 -2.07
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1979 2B 59 510.2 142 136 2 0.993 4.900 1.024 1.66
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1979 SS 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1978 2B 75 639.2 176 174 4 0.989 4.924 1.021 1.85
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1977 2B 26 226.0 61 68 4 0.970 5.137 0.993 -0.17
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1977 3B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1977 SS 1 1.0 0 1 0 1.000 9.000 1.018 0.01
SUT - YL
1977 2B 62 526.0 136 136 3 0.989 4.654 1.024 1.50
SUT - YL
1977 3B 2 2.0 0 1 0 1.000 4.500 1.058 0.03
SUT - YL
1977 SS 6 15.0 2 0 0 1.000 1.200 0.990 -0.00
SUT - YL
1976 2B 88 707.2 158 176 4 0.988 4.248 0.954 -3.71
SUT - YL
1976 3B 1 3.0 0 1 0 1.000 3.000 1.030 0.02
SUT - YL
1976 SS 2 4.0 1 2 0 1.000 6.750 0.994 -0.01
PAD - YL
1975 3B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PAD - YL
1975 SS 88 724.0 100 166 7 0.974 3.307 0.932 -6.31
Total 2B 408 3492.1 906 947 24 1.28
Total 3B 5 8.0 0 2 0 0.05
Total SS 98 745.0 103 169 7 -6.31
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Aug. 22, 1976 Cronulla Sandy Camm
Cayden Widdrington
Luke Furlonger
Vic Dare
Eastern Suburbs Geoff Pyers
T.J. Abbott
Brad Lawrence
Sean Abberley
Paul Adnams
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1985 Cronulla (SBC)
1983 Cronulla (SBC)
League Champ 1984 Cronulla (SBC)
1981 Cronulla (SBC)
Silver Slugger 1984 - SS Cronulla (SBC)
Player of the Week Feb 3, 1986 Cronulla (SBC)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink2
Grey Ink10
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1984 SBC 126 1
Year Lg PA Rank
1984 SBC 593 1
Year Lg AB Rank
1984 SBC 520 3
Year Lg Hits Rank
1984 SBC 153 4
Year Lg 3B Rank
1982 SBC 7 2
1984 SBC 10 1
Year Lg R Rank
1984 SBC 77 10
Year Lg HBP Rank
1982 SBC 11 7
1986 SBC 11 6
Year Lg SH Rank
1984 SBC 10 7
Year Lg G Rank
1984 SBC 126 1