Sonny Roberts
Hawthorn Hawks (AAA)
Sonny Roberts
Birthdate:
Dec. 29, 1958 (30 y, 0 m, 17 d)
Position:
C
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/183
Entry:
1977 Draft - Round: 5, Overall: 35, Team: South Melbourne Swans
Contract:
$23k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 88 days

1988 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
58 218 60 8 0 11 36 24 18 65 0 0 0.275 0.329 0.793 0.337 0.338 93 1.11 2.38

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
C 58 508.2 458 52 2 0.9961 1.1889 2.380
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1B 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.0000 0.0000 0.000
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 88 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 12 years
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Greed High
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
1988 $23k ($4.7k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 6 6 4 3
vs R 3 5 5 3 3
vs L 4 6 6 4 4
Potential 4 6 6 4 3
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 2 2
Arm 7 5 5
Turn DP 1
C Ability 7
Position
Catcher 6
First 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 2
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 2
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 % 44%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-01
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
1988-12-25
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1988-09-06
Power vs R decreased from 6 to 5
1988-07-29
Baserunning increased from 1 to 2
Weight decreased from 185 to 184
1988-04-16
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye decreased from 4 to 3
1988-03-28
Weight decreased from 186 to 185
1988-03-13
Weight decreased from 187 to 186
1988-03-06
Weight decreased from 188 to 187
1988-01-17
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs R decreased from 4 to 3
1987-12-06
Weight decreased from 189 to 188
1987-09-20
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
1987-08-03
Baserunning decreased from 2 to 1
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 187 to 189
1987-04-18
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
1987-04-16
Weight decreased from 188 to 187
1987-03-24
Weight decreased from 189 to 188
1987-03-08
Power increased from 5 to 6
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
1986-10-05
Outfield Error decreased from 3 to 2
1986-04-14
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Catcher Ability increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 190 to 189
1986-03-09
Baserunning increased from 1 to 2
1986-02-23
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1986-01-05
C defense increased from 5 to 6
1985-10-13
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1985-09-29
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
1985-03-31
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Infield Error decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1985-01-20
Weight increased from 188 to 189
1985-01-06
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
1984-12-23
Weight decreased from 189 to 188
1984-11-18
Weight decreased from 190 to 189
1984-07-17
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1984-04-02
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
GB% decreased from 45% to 44%
1984-01-01
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1983-10-02
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1983-08-28
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
1983-08-15
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1983-08-03
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
1983-04-09
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Range increased from 1 to 2
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
1983-01-23
C defense increased from 4 to 5
1983-01-02
Gap Potential increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 2 to 3
Bunt for Hit increased from 1 to 2
GB% increased from 42% to 45%
1982-11-14
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
1982-01-03
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
C defense increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 194 to 193
1981-10-04
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Power increased from 1 to 2
Power vs R increased from 1 to 2
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 192 to 194
1981-01-18
Power vs L increased from 1 to 2
Eye Potential increased from 3 to 4
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Infield Error increased from 2 to 3
Catcher Arm increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 189 to 192
1980-03-16
Gap Potential increased from 5 to 6
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
C defense increased from 2 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Weight decreased from 190 to 189
1979-11-04
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential increased from 2 to 3
Weight decreased from 192 to 190
1979-02-11
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 6
Power Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 188 to 192
1978-10-08
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs R increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs L increased from 1 to 3
Gap increased from 2 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 4
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Error increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Arm increased from 4 to 5
Catcher Ability increased from 5 to 6
Catcher Arm increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 187 to 188

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
1987 28 37 102 97 15 2 0 2 5 7 5 34 0 0 0.155 0.196 0.433 0.2131 0.191 6 -0.70
SML - VBL
1986 27 42 84 75 13 1 0 4 12 9 8 25 0 0 0.173 0.250 0.597 0.1915 0.254 57 0.09
SML - VBL
1985 26 31 39 35 5 0 0 1 3 2 3 12 0 0 0.143 0.205 0.434 0.1739 0.196 13 -0.20
SML - VBL
1984 25 13 18 15 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 6 0 0 0.133 0.278 0.411 0.2222 0.215 21 -0.14
Total - VBL
VBL
123 243 222 35 3 0 7 21 19 19 77 0 0 0.158 0.222 0.488 0.2000 0.215 26 -0.95

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
1988 29 58 240 218 60 8 0 11 36 24 18 65 0 0 0.275 0.329 0.793 0.3379 0.337 93 1.11
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1985 26 2 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0.000 0.125 0.125 0.0000 0.090 -77 -0.20
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1984 25 10 40 36 7 0 0 2 5 6 4 7 0 0 0.194 0.275 0.636 0.1852 0.285 53 0.03
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 24 84 334 301 55 18 0 8 27 27 32 106 0 0 0.183 0.261 0.583 0.2500 0.260 38 -0.67
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 23 84 337 298 65 11 1 12 51 32 36 109 0 0 0.218 0.303 0.685 0.2961 0.303 62 0.10
WLK - ADL
1981 22 84 352 310 82 20 1 13 56 36 40 94 0 0 0.265 0.347 0.808 0.3366 0.363 117 2.50
WLK - ADL
1980 21 84 334 292 79 20 1 10 43 45 34 100 0 0 0.271 0.344 0.793 0.3670 0.356 107 2.17
WLK - ADL
1979 20 67 256 222 57 14 2 4 31 29 32 76 0 0 0.257 0.352 0.744 0.3706 0.337 98 1.02
WLK - ADL
1978 19 51 180 153 32 10 0 3 20 25 25 63 0 0 0.209 0.322 0.656 0.3295 0.296 61 -0.07
WLK - ADL
1977 18 39 152 141 28 9 0 4 16 15 9 44 0 0 0.199 0.257 0.604 0.2581 0.270 48 0.04
None - None
None - None
1977 18 26 134 117 46 15 2 4 29 45 13 11 4 2 0.393 0.447 1.105 0.4038 0.468 205 1.66
Total - ??
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26 134 117 46 15 2 4 29 45 13 11 4 2 0.393 0.447 1.105 0.4038 0.468 205 1.66
Total - AAA
AAA
238 959 860 187 37 1 33 119 89 91 288 0 0 0.217 0.292 0.670 0.2826 0.294 60 0.36
Total - AA
AA
325 1274 1118 278 73 4 34 166 150 140 377 0 0 0.249 0.333 0.745 0.3403 0.335 94 5.65

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SML - VBL
1987 C 35 239.2 163 6 3 0.983 6.346 1.004 -1.22
SML - VBL
1987 1B 2 4.0 2 0 0 1.000 4.500 0.000 0.00
SML - VBL
1986 C 30 187.2 137 12 0 1.000 7.146 1.069 0.93
SML - VBL
1986 1B 5 7.0 5 1 0 1.000 7.714 1.084 0.05
SML - VBL
1985 C 19 83.0 69 6 1 0.987 8.133 1.274 0.49
SML - VBL
1985 1B 6 8.2 10 0 1 0.909 10.385 0.729 -0.48
SML - VBL
1984 1B 7 17.0 17 2 0 1.000 10.059 0.906 -0.19
Total C 84 510.1 369 24 4 0.19
Total 1B 20 36.2 34 3 1 -0.62

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1988 C 58 508.2 458 52 2 0.996 9.024 1.189 2.38
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1988 1B 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.00
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1985 C 2 18.0 17 0 0 1.000 8.500 0.000 -0.70
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1984 C 10 88.0 79 5 0 1.000 8.591 0.000 0.61
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 C 84 731.0 695 65 8 0.990 9.357 0.903 0.69
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 C 84 700.2 665 54 7 0.990 9.236 0.984 -0.21
WLK - ADL
1981 C 84 669.1 745 53 5 0.994 10.730 1.076 1.51
WLK - ADL
1980 C 84 692.0 763 64 2 0.998 10.756 1.141 2.20
WLK - ADL
1979 C 63 503.0 596 38 4 0.994 11.344 1.040 -0.26
WLK - ADL
1979 1B 4 19.0 19 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.724 -0.93
WLK - ADL
1978 C 43 341.0 367 21 3 0.992 10.241 1.226 0.63
WLK - ADL
1978 1B 10 27.0 20 3 0 1.000 7.667 0.895 -0.32
WLK - ADL
1977 C 39 321.2 358 33 1 0.997 10.940 1.213 2.29
Total C 551 4573.1 4743 385 32 9.14
Total 1B 15 47.0 40 3 0 -1.25
Suburban Baseball League Hitting Log
Click two rows to sum games (Clear)
Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
Jan. 12, 1989
Jan 12
@FTS 5 - 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.10
Jan. 11, 1989
Jan 11
@FTS 1 - 6 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.19
Jan. 9, 1989
Jan 9
@FTS 1 - 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Jan. 8, 1989
Jan 8
@SAN 5 - 8 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.29
Jan. 5, 1989
Jan 5
@SAN 2 - 3 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 -0.01
Jan. 4, 1989
Jan 4
@SAN 5 - 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Jan. 2, 1989
Jan 2
PRE 11 - 10 5 1 4 0 0 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.56
Jan. 1, 1989
Jan 1
PRE 4 - 8 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Dec. 29, 1988
Dec 29
PRE 5 - 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Dec. 28, 1988
Dec 28
@WIL 7 - 2 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Dec. 26, 1988
Dec 26
@WIL 5 - 6 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.08
Dec. 25, 1988
Dec 25
@WIL 5 - 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Dec. 22, 1988
Dec 22
@FTS 3 - 8 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Dec. 21, 1988
Dec 21
RCH 9 - 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0.03
Dec. 19, 1988
Dec 19
RCH 4 - 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Dec. 18, 1988
Dec 18
RCH 6 - 9 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Dec. 15, 1988
Dec 15
CBG 11 - 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Dec. 14, 1988
Dec 14
CBG 3 - 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 -0.09
Dec. 12, 1988
Dec 12
CBG 5 - 2 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.05
Dec. 11, 1988
Dec 11
@PRE 7 - 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Dec. 8, 1988
Dec 8
@PRE 8 - 6 4 2 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 -0.05
Dec. 7, 1988
Dec 7
@PRE 5 - 3 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
Dec. 5, 1988
Dec 5
@SAN 4 - 3 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.22
Dec. 4, 1988
Dec 4
@SAN 1 - 2 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.17
Dec. 1, 1988
Dec 1
@SAN 2 - 5 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Nov. 30, 1988
Nov 30
FTS 3 - 16 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Nov. 28, 1988
Nov 28
WIL 4 - 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Nov. 27, 1988
Nov 27
WIL 12 - 4 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.09
Nov. 24, 1988
Nov 24
WIL 3 - 2 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.12
Nov. 23, 1988
Nov 23
@FTZ 7 - 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Nov. 21, 1988
Nov 21
@FTZ 6 - 4 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Nov. 20, 1988
Nov 20
@FTZ 5 - 9 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.01
Nov. 17, 1988
Nov 17
FTS 6 - 8 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Nov. 16, 1988
Nov 16
FTS 4 - 3 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.19
Nov. 14, 1988
Nov 14
FTS 4 - 10 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
Nov. 13, 1988
Nov 13
@RCH 11 - 9 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.30
Nov. 10, 1988
Nov 10
@RCH 0 - 12 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Nov. 9, 1988
Nov 9
@RCH 5 - 4 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.16
Nov. 7, 1988
Nov 7
SAN 10 - 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 6, 1988
Nov 6
SAN 5 - 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 3, 1988
Nov 3
SAN 0 - 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 2, 1988
Nov 2
@FTS 7 - 3 4 0 2 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.11
Oct. 31, 1988
Oct 31
@CBG 7 - 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.02
Oct. 30, 1988
Oct 30
@CBG 9 - 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Oct. 27, 1988
Oct 27
@CBG 6 - 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.07
Oct. 26, 1988
Oct 26
@WIL 5 - 4 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.15
Oct. 24, 1988
Oct 24
@WIL 3 - 1 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.13
Oct. 23, 1988
Oct 23
@WIL 5 - 6 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Oct. 20, 1988
Oct 20
PRE 11 - 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Oct. 19, 1988
Oct 19
PRE 9 - 2 4 0 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.12
Oct. 17, 1988
Oct 17
PRE 7 - 6 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Oct. 16, 1988
Oct 16
FTZ 8 - 11 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Oct. 13, 1988
Oct 13
FTZ 5 - 4 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.50
Oct. 12, 1988
Oct 12
FTZ 8 - 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Oct. 10, 1988
Oct 10
FTS 3 - 8 4 1 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.08
Oct. 9, 1988
Oct 9
RCH 3 - 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 -0.24
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
RCH 7 - 5 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.06
Oct. 5, 1988
Oct 5
RCH 7 - 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Gold Glove 1981 - C West Lakes (ADL)
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