Paul Broadley
South Melbourne Swans (ML)
Paul Broadley
Birthdate:
April 14, 1955 (32 y, 5 m, 6 d)
Position:
C
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/206
Entry:
1976 Draft - Round: 6, Overall: 64, Team: Balmain Tigers
Contract:
$31.5k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
5 years, 9 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 9 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 11 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
1987 $31.5k ($31.5k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 5 4 6 4
vs R 4 5 4 6 4
vs L 4 5 4 6 4
Potential 4 5 4 6 4
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 2
Error 3 4
Arm 8 7 6
Turn DP 1
C Ability 6
Position
Catcher 8
Right Field 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 4
Running 5
Sac Bunt 8
Bunt for Hit 3
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 % 43%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-08-03
Weight decreased from 207 to 206
1987-07-17
Weight decreased from 208 to 207
1987-04-18
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
1987-03-28
Weight increased from 207 to 208
1987-03-18
Weight decreased from 208 to 207
1987-03-08
RF defense decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 207 to 208
1986-11-09
Weight increased from 206 to 207
1986-10-05
Baserunning increased from 4 to 5
Outfield Arm decreased from 7 to 6
1986-07-17
Weight decreased from 207 to 206
1986-02-02
Weight decreased from 208 to 207
1986-01-26
Weight decreased from 209 to 208
1985-11-10
Weight decreased from 210 to 209
1985-09-29
Sac Bunt increased from 7 to 8
1985-07-23
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1985-07-17
Weight decreased from 210 to 209
1985-03-31
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Weight decreased from 211 to 210
1985-02-17
Weight decreased from 212 to 211
1985-01-06
Sac Bunt decreased from 8 to 7
1984-11-18
Weight decreased from 213 to 212
1984-10-28
Weight increased from 212 to 213
1984-09-04
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
1984-07-17
Speed decreased from 3 to 2
GB% increased from 41% to 43%
1984-03-04
Weight increased from 211 to 212
1984-01-08
Weight decreased from 212 to 211
1984-01-01
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 211 to 212
1983-11-27
C defense increased from 7 to 8
1983-09-18
Weight increased from 210 to 211
1983-09-06
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 7 to 8
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Movement decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 2
1983-04-05
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1982-12-19
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1982-11-28
Weight increased from 208 to 209
1982-11-07
Weight increased from 207 to 208
1982-09-07
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Weight decreased from 208 to 207
1982-08-16
Weight decreased from 209 to 208
1982-08-04
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1982-01-03
C defense increased from 6 to 7
1981-10-04
GB% decreased from 43% to 41%
Weight increased from 207 to 209
1981-01-18
Eye increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 5 to 6
Bunt for Hit decreased from 4 to 3
C defense increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 205 to 207
1980-03-16
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
RF defense decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 202 to 205
1979-11-04
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
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 199 to 202
1979-02-11
Speed decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 197 to 199
1978-10-08
Gap Potential increased from 5 to 6
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
Catcher Arm increased from 7 to 8
C defense increased from 4 to 5
RF defense increased from 1 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 43%
Weight increased from 193 to 197
1977-09-06
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1977-04-05
Gap Potential increased from 5 to 6
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Speed increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 195 to 192
1977-01-02
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Contact 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
RF defense increased from 0 to 1
Weight decreased from 196 to 195

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
SML - VBL
1986 31 111 415 347 79 16 0 7 31 36 55 84 0 0 0.228 0.333 0.667 0.2780 0.298 88 1.66
SML - VBL
1985 30 87 230 205 34 3 0 2 16 21 20 59 0 2 0.166 0.246 0.455 0.2207 0.207 20 -1.06
SML - VBL
1984 29 79 168 148 31 4 0 2 8 13 14 44 1 0 0.210 0.287 0.564 0.2843 0.259 53 -0.15
SML - VBL
1983 28 71 90 80 21 7 0 1 6 7 8 21 0 0 0.263 0.333 0.721 0.3390 0.308 89 0.39
SML - VBL
1982 27 112 426 365 75 6 0 11 37 33 54 86 0 2 0.206 0.312 0.624 0.2379 0.283 63 -0.12
SML - VBL
1981 26 6 23 17 6 1 0 1 2 3 4 4 0 0 0.353 0.476 1.064 0.4167 0.462 195 0.27
SML - VBL
1979 24 22 39 36 3 0 0 1 1 2 1 11 0 0 0.083 0.108 0.275 0.0833 0.122 -46 -0.46
Total - VBL
VBL
488 1391 1198 249 37 0 25 101 115 156 309 1 4 0.208 0.302 0.604 0.2575 0.272 63 0.53

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
1981 26 82 346 292 85 13 0 10 40 42 49 69 1 1 0.291 0.394 0.833 0.3488 0.372 115 2.38
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1980 25 83 349 298 63 12 0 7 26 36 49 100 0 1 0.211 0.321 0.643 0.2902 0.292 60 -0.04
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1979 24 5 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 0.000 0.286 0.286 0.0000 0.211 -0 -0.05
Redfern - RES
RED - RES
1979 24 23 39 31 6 1 0 0 2 3 6 11 0 0 0.194 0.342 0.568 0.3000 0.276 45 -0.13
Redfern - RES
RED - RES
1978 23 25 75 64 12 2 0 0 3 6 9 18 0 0 0.188 0.297 0.516 0.2609 0.243 26 -0.43
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1978 23 3 9 8 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0.250 0.333 0.708 0.4000 0.327 76 0.02
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1977 22 85 371 331 87 17 0 14 57 45 34 110 0 0 0.263 0.332 0.773 0.3460 0.342 94 0.08
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1976 21 23 21 20 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 11 0 0 0.150 0.150 0.300 0.3333 0.139 -47 -0.40
None - None
None - None
1976 21 59 299 263 73 11 1 8 53 52 29 43 12 4 0.278 0.348 0.766 0.3023 0.339 109 0.49
Total - ??
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59 299 263 73 11 1 8 53 52 29 43 12 4 0.278 0.348 0.766 0.3023 0.339 109 0.49
Total - AAA
AAA
218 816 690 166 28 0 17 71 88 115 201 1 2 0.241 0.351 0.706 0.3130 0.320 79 1.74
Total - AA
AA
111 401 359 92 18 0 14 58 47 35 124 0 0 0.256 0.323 0.746 0.3467 0.332 86 -0.31

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SML - VBL
1986 C 111 973.0 631 48 4 0.994 6.281 0.983 2.29
SML - VBL
1985 C 81 543.0 372 28 1 0.998 6.630 1.131 0.32
SML - VBL
1984 C 75 402.2 278 27 6 0.981 6.817 0.855 -0.62
SML - VBL
1983 C 59 235.2 138 19 0 1.000 5.996 1.053 0.58
SML - VBL
1982 C 108 919.0 625 47 4 0.994 6.581 0.920 -0.79
SML - VBL
1982 RF 3 2.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.059 -0.69
SML - VBL
1981 C 6 53.0 33 1 0 1.000 5.774 0.000 -0.31
SML - VBL
1979 C 14 82.0 71 2 0 1.000 8.012 1.964 0.40
SML - VBL
1979 SS 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
SML - VBL
1979 RF 5 5.2 2 0 0 1.000 3.177 1.035 0.03
Total C 454 3208.1 2148 172 15 1.87
Total SS 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.00
Total RF 8 8.1 2 0 0 -0.66

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1981 C 82 702.1 661 58 3 0.996 9.214 1.025 2.50
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1980 C 82 710.2 690 62 4 0.995 9.524 0.959 -0.14
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1979 C 1 5.0 4 1 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.10
Redfern - RES
RED - RES
1979 C 20 90.2 93 10 0 1.000 10.224 0.996 0.11
Redfern - RES
RED - RES
1979 RF 3 4.2 1 0 0 1.000 1.929 0.537 -0.64
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1979 RF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Redfern - RES
RED - RES
1978 C 16 128.1 139 8 2 0.987 10.309 1.073 0.20
Redfern - RES
RED - RES
1978 2B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Redfern - RES
RED - RES
1978 CF 4 32.0 2 2 0 1.000 1.125 0.535 -1.31
Redfern - RES
RED - RES
1978 RF 3 6.0 2 0 0 1.000 3.000 1.037 0.05
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1978 C 1 1.0 2 0 0 1.000 18.000 0.000 0.00
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1978 RF 2 18.0 3 0 0 1.000 1.500 1.097 0.15
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1977 RF 84 733.0 118 11 8 0.942 1.584 0.931 -6.88
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1976 CF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Concord - YL
CON - YL
1976 RF 7 18.1 4 1 1 0.833 2.455 0.794 -1.12
Total C 202 1638.0 1589 139 9 2.77
Total 2B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total CF 5 33.0 2 2 0 -1.31
Total RF 100 782.0 128 12 9 -8.43
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Dec. 2, 1979 South Melbourne Len Walby
Louis Mailes
South Sydney Paul Broadley
William Beanes
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1986 South Melbourne (VBL)
Gold Glove 1987 - C South Melbourne (VBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink2
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg BB Rank
1986 VBL 55 10
Year Lg IBB Rank
1985 VBL 3 3
1986 VBL 5 5
Year Lg SH Rank
1986 VBL 9 8