Steve Witney
Blacktown Pumas (AAA)
Steve Witney
Birthdate:
Oct. 4, 1955 (30 y, 5 m, 14 d)
Position:
RF
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'3"/222
Entry:
1976 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 6, Team: Penrith Panthers
Contract:
$65k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
5 years, 29 days

1985 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
3 10 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0.000 0.091 0.091 0.063 0.000 -85 -0.31 -0.94
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
37 125 39 1 1 10 29 19 18 21 4 0 0.312 0.399 0.975 0.405 0.309 144 1.02 -0.66

1985 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
RF 3 27.0 13 1 0 1.0000 0.9250 -0.940
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
RF 34 275.0 55 2 5 0.9194 0.9390 -0.657
Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 29 days
40-man Service Time 0 years, 136 days
Time as Pro 10 years
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
ML DL Days (season) 75 days
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Fair
Local Popular
Current Contract
1985 $65k ($0 left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 6 7 5 6
vs R 5 7 7 6 6
vs L 4 5 5 4 6
Potential 5 6 7 6 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 4
Error 1 6
Arm 1 7 10
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Left Field 5
Right Field 5
Run/Bunt
Speed 7
Stealing 9
Running 9
Sac Bunt 3
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 % 48%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1986-01-05
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 223 to 222
1985-11-17
Weight decreased from 224 to 223
1985-10-20
Weight decreased from 225 to 224
1985-10-06
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1985-09-29
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact decreased from 6 to 5
Contact vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Infield Error decreased from 2 to 1
1985-03-31
Contact vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Eye vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Local Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Popular
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1985-03-13
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Very Popular
1985-01-06
Contact vs R increased from 6 to 7
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
1984-10-07
Position changed from LF to RF
1984-09-04
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
1984-08-22
Weight increased from 223 to 224
1984-08-04
LF defense decreased from 6 to 5
RF defense decreased from 6 to 5
1984-07-29
Weight increased from 222 to 223
1984-07-17
Contact vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Outfield Range decreased from 5 to 4
Weight decreased from 223 to 222
1984-04-02
Contact vs R increased from 6 to 7
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks decreased from 7 to 6
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Extremely Popular
National Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1984-02-26
Weight decreased from 224 to 223
1984-01-01
Power vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
1983-12-18
Speed decreased from 8 to 7
1983-12-04
Weight decreased from 225 to 224
1983-10-16
Weight decreased from 226 to 225
1983-09-06
Power Potential increased from 6 to 7
Power increased from 6 to 7
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 46% to 48%
1983-07-17
Weight decreased from 227 to 226
1983-04-19
Weight increased from 226 to 227
1983-04-09
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
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
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Power decreased from 7 to 6
Eye vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 7 to 6
1983-01-02
Eye decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs L decreased from 5 to 4
1982-12-05
Weight increased from 225 to 226
1982-11-07
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1982-08-22
Weight decreased from 225 to 224
1982-08-04
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1982-04-01
Power Potential increased from 6 to 7
Power increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks decreased from 7 to 6
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1982-01-03
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Power decreased from 7 to 6
RF defense increased from 5 to 6
1981-10-04
Gap vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
Sac Bunt increased from 2 to 3
Stealing decreased from 10 to 9
Weight decreased from 225 to 224
1981-01-18
Contact vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
Stealing increased from 9 to 10
CF defense decreased from 1 to 0
RF defense increased from 2 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 218 to 225
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1980-03-16
Contact vs R increased from 6 to 7
Power Potential increased from 6 to 7
Power increased from 6 to 7
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
LF defense decreased from 7 to 6
Control decreased from 2 to 1
Control vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Control vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 216 to 218
1979-11-04
Weight increased from 215 to 216
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Popular
1979-02-11
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Speed increased from 8 to 9
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 214 to 215
1978-10-08
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power increased from 4 to 6
Power vs R increased from 4 to 6
Power vs L increased from 3 to 5
Eye Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Speed increased from 7 to 8
Baserunning increased from 8 to 9
Outfield Range increased from 5 to 6
LF defense increased from 6 to 7
Control Potential increased from 2 to 3
Control increased from 1 to 2
Control vs R increased from 1 to 2
Control vs L increased from 1 to 2
Weight increased from 210 to 214
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Extremely Popular
1977-09-06
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1977-04-05
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Stealing increased from 8 to 9
LF defense increased from 5 to 6
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1977-01-02
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Error increased from 5 to 6
LF defense increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Weight decreased from 210 to 209

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
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1978 22 0 1 0.1 0-0 0 0 1 0.00% 50.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.00% 1.000 0.000 12.723 270 12.723 -12.72 -0.03
Total - AAA
AAA
0 1 0.1 0-0 0 0 1 0.00% 50.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.00% 1.000 0.000 12.723 270 12.723 -12.72 -0.03

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
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1985 29 3 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0.000 0.091 0.091 0.0000 0.063 -0.31
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1984 28 103 429 366 93 19 1 13 38 57 46 72 6 3 0.254 0.354 0.772 0.2807 0.338 1.72
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 27 123 483 440 138 24 4 37 85 71 32 66 13 4 0.314 0.369 1.007 0.2971 0.431 6.39
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 26 90 237 214 58 13 1 11 41 33 19 40 4 2 0.271 0.342 0.837 0.2883 0.359 1.10
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1981 25 113 439 384 97 15 2 24 56 65 45 64 12 5 0.253 0.333 0.823 0.2425 0.352 2.75
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1980 24 37 135 124 37 4 0 10 21 25 9 24 6 2 0.298 0.356 0.928 0.3000 0.404 1.29
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1979 23 9 36 30 3 0 0 2 6 4 4 9 0 1 0.100 0.222 0.522 0.0500 0.227 -0.35
Total - SBC
SBC
478 1770 1568 426 75 8 97 247 256 156 276 41 17 0.272 0.347 0.862 0.2724 0.371 12.58

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
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1985 29 37 143 125 39 1 1 10 29 19 18 21 4 0 0.312 0.399 0.975 0.3085 0.405 1.02
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1979 23 54 216 185 65 15 0 11 42 39 28 46 10 3 0.351 0.440 1.051 0.4186 0.449 2.27
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1978 22 50 112 99 24 5 2 1 9 15 11 34 1 1 0.242 0.330 0.694 0.3594 0.307 -0.36
WER - YL
1978 22 12 52 45 13 2 0 3 8 8 5 13 1 1 0.289 0.385 0.918 0.3448 0.407 0.44
WER - YL
1977 21 88 383 333 118 23 2 23 70 70 39 91 9 2 0.354 0.431 1.074 0.4279 0.465 4.81
WER - YL
1976 20 74 284 255 75 12 4 14 37 45 25 82 4 1 0.294 0.366 0.904 0.3836 0.398 1.52
None - None
None - None
1976 20 54 274 246 73 11 6 13 46 57 21 25 36 7 0.297 0.358 0.906 0.2844 0.389 1.61
Total - ??
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54 274 246 73 11 6 13 46 57 21 25 36 7 0.297 0.358 0.906 0.2844 0.389 1.61
Total - AAA
AAA
141 471 409 128 21 3 22 80 73 57 101 15 4 0.313 0.401 0.942 0.3693 0.402 2.92
Total - AA
AA
174 719 633 206 37 6 40 115 123 69 186 14 4 0.325 0.402 0.994 0.4049 0.434 6.77

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1985 RF 3 27.0 13 1 0 1.000 4.667 0.925 -0.94
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1984 RF 98 818.0 182 16 4 0.980 2.179 0.970 -3.76
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 LF 34 279.1 66 1 0 1.000 2.159 0.977 0.26
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 RF 78 667.0 151 8 2 0.988 2.145 0.971 -0.99
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 LF 13 83.1 14 0 0 1.000 1.512 1.023 0.19
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 CF 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 RF 49 332.1 60 3 2 0.969 1.706 0.944 -2.89
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1981 LF 4 6.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1981 RF 97 775.2 178 9 3 0.984 2.170 1.050 6.09
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1980 LF 2 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1980 RF 32 255.2 63 8 0 1.000 2.499 0.982 -0.86
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1979 LF 9 71.0 18 0 1 0.947 2.282 0.944 -0.94
Total LF 62 442.0 98 1 1 -0.49
Total CF 1 0.2 0 0 0 0.00
Total RF 357 2875.2 647 45 11 -3.35

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1985 RF 34 275.0 55 2 5 0.919 1.866 0.939 -0.66
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1979 LF 52 396.0 92 4 2 0.980 2.182 0.993 -0.39
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1979 CF 2 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1978 P 1 0.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.00
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1978 LF 24 167.1 41 2 0 1.000 2.313 0.908 -2.31
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1978 CF 4 5.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.800 1.035 0.02
WER - YL
1978 LF 12 102.1 26 2 0 1.000 2.463 1.078 1.44
WER - YL
1977 LF 87 749.1 165 7 3 0.983 2.066 1.020 1.94
WER - YL
1976 LF 64 541.2 99 5 3 0.972 1.728 0.958 -3.58
WER - YL
1976 CF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Total P 1 0.1 0 0 0 -0.00
Total LF 239 1956.2 423 20 8 -2.90
Total CF 7 9.0 1 0 0 0.02
Total RF 34 275.0 55 2 5 -0.66

Sydney Baseball Championship Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
Dec. 19, 1985
Dec 19
NEW 6 - 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Dec. 18, 1985
Dec 18
NEW 3 - 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Dec. 15, 1985
Dec 15
NTH 1 - 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.12

Reserve Grade Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
March 3, 1986
Mar 3
LEI 6 - 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
March 2, 1986
Mar 2
LEI 5 - 2 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.12
Feb. 26, 1986
Feb 26
@ROC 16 - 7 6 3 3 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Feb. 24, 1986
Feb 24
@LID 2 - 3 3 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0.16
Feb. 23, 1986
Feb 23
@LID 5 - 8 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Feb. 20, 1986
Feb 20
RAN 10 - 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0.02
Feb. 19, 1986
Feb 19
RAN 3 - 2 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.12
Feb. 17, 1986
Feb 17
@RED 6 - 3 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.13
Feb. 16, 1986
Feb 16
@RED 4 - 7 5 1 3 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Feb. 13, 1986
Feb 13
@MOS 8 - 4 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.11
Feb. 12, 1986
Feb 12
@MOS 7 - 6 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.25
Feb. 10, 1986
Feb 10
@DY 5 - 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Feb. 9, 1986
Feb 9
@DY 1 - 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.13
Feb. 6, 1986
Feb 6
@ERS 7 - 9 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.17
Feb. 5, 1986
Feb 5
@ERS 4 - 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.12
Feb. 3, 1986
Feb 3
STR 16 - 3 2 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.16
Feb. 2, 1986
Feb 2
STR 5 - 9 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Jan. 30, 1986
Jan 30
BAN 0 - 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.16
Jan. 29, 1986
Jan 29
BAN 3 - 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Jan. 27, 1986
Jan 27
CAR 4 - 9 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Jan. 26, 1986
Jan 26
CAR 6 - 3 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.19
Jan. 23, 1986
Jan 23
LID 4 - 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Jan. 22, 1986
Jan 22
LID 6 - 9 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Jan. 20, 1986
Jan 20
ROC 6 - 10 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Jan. 19, 1986
Jan 19
ROC 1 - 2 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.25
Jan. 16, 1986
Jan 16
RED 2 - 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Jan. 15, 1986
Jan 15
RED 9 - 11 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Jan. 13, 1986
Jan 13
ERS 0 - 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Jan. 12, 1986
Jan 12
ERS 7 - 6 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0.57
Jan. 9, 1986
Jan 9
@LEI 0 - 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.05
Jan. 8, 1986
Jan 8
@LEI 5 - 3 4 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.22
Jan. 6, 1986
Jan 6
@RAN 6 - 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.04
Jan. 5, 1986
Jan 5
@RAN 8 - 3 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0.09
Jan. 2, 1986
Jan 2
@STR 2 - 3 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Jan. 1, 1986
Jan 1
@STR 3 - 13 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Dec. 30, 1985
Dec 30
MOS 5 - 4 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.13
Dec. 29, 1985
Dec 29
MOS 6 - 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
MVP / Batter of the Year 1978 Werrington (YL)
All-Star 1983 Penrith (SBC)
1981 Penrith (SBC)
Batter of the Month Mar 1986 Blacktown (RES)
Rookie of the Month Nov 1980 Penrith (SBC)
Player of the Week Feb 17, 1986 Blacktown (RES)
Feb 20, 1984 Penrith (SBC)
Nov 5, 1979 Blacktown (RES)
Dec 13, 1976 Werrington (YL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink18
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg TB Rank
1983 SBC 281 3
Year Lg HR Rank
1983 SBC 37 2
Year Lg RBI Rank
1983 SBC 85 5
Year Lg R Rank
1983 SBC 71 10
Year Lg HBP Rank
1984 SBC 13 10
Year Lg XBH Rank
1983 SBC 65 3
Year Lg Avg Rank
1983 SBC 0.314 8
Year Lg SLG Rank
1983 SBC 0.639 4
Year Lg ISO Rank
1983 SBC 0.325 4
Year Lg OPS Rank
1983 SBC 1.007 5
Year Lg WAR Rank
1983 SBC 6.4 4