Rhys Lawley
North Melbourne Kangaroos (ML)
Rhys Lawley
Birthdate:
Dec. 16, 1957 (27 y, 2 m, 1 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'6"/228
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$256k / 4 years (1984-1987)
ML Service Time:
5 years, 27 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 27 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Disabled List, 0 more days
Injury Status None
ML DL Days (season) 138 days
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Extremely Popular
Current Contract
1984 $60k ($8.1k left)
1985 $62.5k
1986 $66k
1987 $67.5k / T$25k
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 2 3 1 1 2
vs R 2 3 1 1 2
vs L 2 3 1 1 2
Potential 2 3 1 1 2
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 3
Error 2 3
Arm 1 5 2
Turn DP 3
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 9
Running 7
Sac Bunt 10
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 9 4 5
vs R 8 4 5
vs L 9 4 5
Potential 9 4 5
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 8 8
Curveball 6 8
Changeup 10 10
Other Pitching
Velocity 92-94 mph
GB % 48%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 6
Hold 8
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1985-01-06
Stuff Potential decreased from 10 to 9
Stuff vs R decreased from 9 to 8
Movement Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Movement decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs R decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 53% to 48%
Curveball Pot decreased from 9 to 8
1984-11-18
Weight increased from 227 to 228
1984-10-07
Weight increased from 226 to 227
1984-09-04
GB% decreased from 55% to 53%
1984-07-17
GB% increased from 53% to 55%
Fastball Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Curveball Pot increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 225 to 226
1984-04-02
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 50% to 53%
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Extremely Popular
1984-03-15
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1984-01-29
Weight decreased from 225 to 224
1984-01-22
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Popular
1984-01-01
Movement decreased from 5 to 4
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 51% to 50%
Fastball decreased from 9 to 8
1983-12-25
Weight decreased from 226 to 225
1983-11-27
Weight increased from 225 to 226
1983-11-13
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1983-10-16
Weight decreased from 225 to 224
1983-09-06
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Stuff decreased from 10 to 9
Stuff vs R decreased from 10 to 9
Stuff vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs L decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 52% to 51%
Stamina decreased from 7 to 6
1983-08-15
P defense decreased from 2 to 1
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 222 to 225
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
1983-04-05
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 2 to 3
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1983-03-26
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1983-01-30
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
1983-01-09
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1983-01-02
Avoid Ks increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 1 to 2
1982-12-26
Weight increased from 220 to 221
1982-11-14
Weight decreased from 221 to 220
1982-09-07
Stamina decreased from 8 to 7
1982-08-04
Stealing increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 220 to 221
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Extremely Popular
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1982-04-01
Weight decreased from 221 to 220
1982-01-03
Baserunning increased from 6 to 7
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 50% to 52%
Weight increased from 220 to 221
1981-10-04
Gap Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Speed decreased from 3 to 2
P defense decreased from 3 to 2
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
Stamina increased from 7 to 8
Fastball increased from 8 to 9
Position changed from RP to SP
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight increased from 214 to 220
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
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
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Power Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
Infield Arm increased from 4 to 5
Stuff increased from 8 to 10
Stuff vs R increased from 8 to 10
Stuff vs L increased from 8 to 10
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 3 to 5
Fastball increased from 7 to 8
Position changed from SP to RP
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight increased from 211 to 214
1980-03-16
P defense decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 9 to 10
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 7 to 8
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
GB% decreased from 51% to 50%
Changeup Pot increased from 9 to 10
Changeup increased from 9 to 10
Weight increased from 208 to 211
1979-11-04
Gap Potential increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 1 to 2
Baserunning increased from 5 to 6
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 8 to 9
Stuff increased from 5 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 7
Movement Potential increased from 4 to 5
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 2 to 3
Control vs R increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L increased from 2 to 3
GB% increased from 49% to 51%
Hold increased from 7 to 8
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
Changeup Pot increased from 7 to 9
Changeup increased from 7 to 9
Weight increased from 206 to 208
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Well Known
1979-02-11
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff Potential increased from 7 to 8
GB% increased from 47% to 49%
Fastball Pot increased from 8 to 9
Changeup Pot increased from 6 to 7
Changeup increased from 6 to 7
1978-10-08
Gap increased from 1 to 2
Gap vs R increased from 1 to 2
Gap vs L increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 1 to 2
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
Infield Range increased from 1 to 2
Turn Double Play increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Error decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential increased from 3 to 5
Control increased from 1 to 2
Control vs R increased from 1 to 2
Control vs L increased from 1 to 2
Velocity increased from 91-93 mph to 92-94 mph
GB% decreased from 48% to 47%
Fastball increased from 5 to 6
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
Changeup Pot increased from 4 to 6
Changeup increased from 4 to 6
Weight increased from 204 to 206
1977-09-06
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Stealing increased from 5 to 6
Outfield Error increased from 3 to 4
Stuff increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs R increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Velocity increased from 90-92 mph to 91-93 mph
Fastball Pot increased from 7 to 8
Changeup Pot increased from 1 to 4
Changeup increased from 1 to 4
Weight increased from 202 to 204
1977-04-05
Sac Bunt increased from 9 to 10
Speed increased from 2 to 3
GB% decreased from 50% to 48%
Curveball increased from 3 to 4
1977-01-02
Contact Potential increased from 1 to 2
Outfield Range increased from 3 to 4
Velocity increased from 89-91 mph to 90-92 mph
GB% increased from 49% to 50%
Fastball increased from 4 to 5
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
1976-09-07
Contact Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff Potential increased from 5 to 6
Velocity increased from 88-90 mph to 89-91 mph
GB% increased from 48% to 49%
Weight decreased from 205 to 203
1976-04-02
Baserunning increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 204 to 205
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant

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
NML - VBL
1983 25 26 26 145.1 13-6 0 141 36 23.62% 6.03% 2.68% 77.76% 54.15% 0.284 3.220 2.802 69 2.912 0.42 4.38
NML - VBL
1982 24 26 26 158.2 10-7 0 169 44 25.53% 6.65% 3.93% 74.72% 46.88% 0.293 4.141 3.529 82 3.141 0.61 3.67
NML - VBL
1981 23 27 27 154.1 8-10 0 147 48 22.27% 7.27% 3.64% 72.46% 55.63% 0.312 4.607 3.791 93 3.197 0.82 2.61
NML - VBL
1980 22 9 61 155.0 9-11 10 171 57 27.58% 9.19% 2.74% 80.16% 46.55% 0.251 3.019 3.055 74 3.202 -0.04 3.41
NML - VBL
1979 21 21 21 122.0 7-9 0 103 60 19.81% 11.54% 3.65% 74.24% 53.44% 0.243 4.131 4.448 106 4.071 -0.32 1.24
Total - VBL
VBL
109 161 735.1 47-43 10 731 245 23.90% 8.01% 3.33% 75.73% 51.30% 0.279 3.819 3.493 84 3.275 0.33 15.32

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
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1979 21 6 6 43.2 5-1 0 54 11 31.21% 6.36% 1.73% 76.56% 51.39% 0.305 2.473 2.908 75 3.218 -0.43 1.16
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1978 20 13 13 76.2 6-3 0 102 28 30.45% 8.36% 1.19% 72.80% 52.89% 0.379 3.874 3.331 74 3.772 0.54 2.09
Total - AA
AA
19 19 120.1 11-4 0 156 39 30.71% 7.68% 1.38% 73.87% 52.33% 0.353 3.366 3.177 75 3.571 0.19 3.25

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
NML - VBL
1983 25 26 55 47 4 2 0 0 3 1 0 16 0 0 0.085 0.083 0.211 0.1250 0.089 -1.00
NML - VBL
1982 24 26 61 50 12 5 0 0 7 5 1 17 0 0 0.240 0.255 0.595 0.3636 0.258 -0.43
NML - VBL
1981 23 27 57 45 8 1 0 0 0 3 0 12 0 0 0.178 0.178 0.378 0.2424 0.167 -0.65
NML - VBL
1980 22 61 29 24 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 14 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.55
NML - VBL
1979 21 21 46 38 4 1 0 0 2 1 0 23 0 0 0.105 0.105 0.237 0.2667 0.104 -0.76
Total - VBL
VBL
161 248 204 28 9 0 0 13 10 1 82 0 0 0.137 0.140 0.322 0.2258 0.140 -3.40

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
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1979 21 6 18 15 5 3 0 1 2 3 1 6 0 0 0.333 0.375 1.108 0.5000 0.480 0.22
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1978 20 13 30 22 8 1 0 0 4 4 1 7 0 0 0.364 0.391 0.800 0.5333 0.371 0.03
Total - AA
AA
19 48 37 13 4 0 1 6 7 2 13 0 0 0.351 0.385 0.925 0.5217 0.416 0.25

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
NML - VBL
1983 P 26 145.1 3 24 2 0.931 1.672 0.923 -0.60
NML - VBL
1982 P 26 158.2 7 12 2 0.905 1.078 0.960 -0.46
NML - VBL
1981 P 27 154.1 7 17 0 1.000 1.400 1.069 0.66
NML - VBL
1980 P 61 155.0 5 16 1 0.955 1.219 1.181 1.25
NML - VBL
1979 P 21 122.0 10 13 0 1.000 1.697 1.010 0.01
Total P 161 735.1 32 82 5 0.85

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1979 P 6 43.2 1 3 0 1.000 0.824 1.009 0.08
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1978 P 13 76.2 3 6 0 1.000 1.057 1.144 0.78
Total P 19 120.1 4 9 0 0.86
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Gold Glove 1981 - P North Melbourne (VBL)
Pitcher of the Month Feb 1984 North Melbourne (VBL)
Nov 1979 Gawler (ADL)
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg H/9 Rank
1980 VBL 6.213 1
1982 VBL 8.282 7
1983 VBL 7.803 6
Year Lg SH Rank
1981 VBL 12 3
1982 VBL 10 8
Year Lg G Rank
1980 VBL 61 4
Year Lg GS Rank
1981 VBL 27 6
1982 VBL 26 6
1983 VBL 26 10
Year Lg W Rank
1983 VBL 13 3
Year Lg L Rank
1980 VBL 11 5
1981 VBL 10 8
Year Lg Win % Rank
1983 VBL 0.684 4
Year Lg SV Rank
1980 VBL 10 10
Year Lg HR Rank
1981 VBL 24 6
1982 VBL 26 6
Year Lg BB Rank
1979 VBL 60 6
1980 VBL 57 8
Year Lg K Rank
1980 VBL 171 5
1981 VBL 147 5
1982 VBL 169 1
1983 VBL 141 3
Year Lg WP Rank
1979 VBL 9 1
1981 VBL 7 5
1983 VBL 9 1
Year Lg ERA Rank
1980 VBL 3.019 4
1983 VBL 3.220 6
Year Lg BABIP Rank
1980 VBL 0.251 2
Year Lg WHIP Rank
1980 VBL 1.058 2
1982 VBL 1.198 8
1983 VBL 1.115 6
Year Lg CG Rank
1980 VBL 2 8
1981 VBL 2 2
1982 VBL 2 2
1983 VBL 1 7
Year Lg SHO Rank
1981 VBL 2 2
1982 VBL 1 2
1983 VBL 1 2
Year Lg BB (Low) Rank
1983 VBL 36 8
Year Lg Hits (Low) Rank
1980 VBL 107 1
1982 VBL 146 10
1983 VBL 126 2
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
1983 VBL 16 6
Year Lg WAR Rank
1982 VBL 3.7 7
1983 VBL 4.4 5
Year Lg W (Low) Rank
1980 VBL 9 10
1981 VBL 8 8
Year Lg L (Low) Rank
1982 VBL 7 10
1983 VBL 6 3