Brian Grinter
Preston Eagles (AAA)
Brian Grinter
Birthdate:
April 24, 1959 (28 y, 4 m, 27 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/L
Height/Weight:
6'5"/218
Entry:
1980 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 6, Team: North Melbourne Kangaroos
Contract:
$18k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
2 years, 17 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 2 years, 17 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Fair
Current Contract
1987 $18k ($12k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 2 1 1 2
vs R 3 2 1 1 2
vs L 3 2 1 1 2
Potential 3 2 1 2 2
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 2 2
Arm 1 7 2
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 3
Stealing 5
Running 4
Sac Bunt 7
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 5 5 5
vs R 5 4 5
vs L 5 5 5
Potential 5 5 5
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 6 6
Sinker 4 5
Curveball 5 5
Slider 6 6
Other Pitching
Velocity 92-94 mph
GB % 58%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 3
Hold 8
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Error decreased from 3 to 2
Control Potential increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 57% to 58%
Weight decreased from 219 to 218
1987-08-03
Weight decreased from 220 to 219
1987-07-23
Weight increased from 219 to 220
1987-07-17
Weight decreased from 220 to 219
1987-05-06
Weight decreased from 221 to 220
1987-04-18
Avoid Ks decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Error increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 59% to 57%
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1987-04-16
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
1987-03-08
Gap vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Control decreased from 5 to 4
Control vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Weight decreased from 223 to 222
1986-11-23
Stuff Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Role changed from RP to SP
1986-11-09
Weight increased from 222 to 223
1986-10-19
Weight decreased from 223 to 222
1986-10-05
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 60% to 59%
1986-07-29
Weight decreased from 224 to 223
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 223 to 224
1986-04-14
Control vs R decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
1986-03-18
P defense decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 222 to 223
1986-03-13
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1986-01-26
Weight increased from 220 to 221
1986-01-05
Gap Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Gap decreased from 3 to 2
Gap vs R decreased from 3 to 2
1985-12-01
Weight increased from 219 to 220
1985-11-24
Weight decreased from 220 to 219
1985-11-10
Weight decreased from 221 to 220
1985-11-03
Weight increased from 220 to 221
1985-10-27
Weight decreased from 221 to 220
1985-10-13
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
1985-09-29
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 58% to 61%
1985-07-17
P defense decreased from 3 to 2
1985-03-31
Eye Potential increased from 1 to 2
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1985-03-13
Baserunning increased from 3 to 4
1985-03-03
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1985-01-06
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 61% to 58%
1984-10-21
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
1984-10-14
P defense decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1984-08-28
Weight increased from 220 to 221
1984-08-04
Stuff Potential increased from 5 to 6
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from SP to RP
1984-07-17
GB% decreased from 62% to 61%
1984-04-02
Power Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Eye Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1984-03-20
Weight increased from 219 to 220
1984-03-15
Weight increased from 218 to 219
1984-02-12
Role changed from RP to SP
1984-01-01
Stuff Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential increased from 4 to 5
Curveball Pot decreased from 6 to 5
Curveball decreased from 6 to 5
1983-11-06
Weight decreased from 219 to 218
1983-10-09
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from SP to RP
1983-10-02
Stealing increased from 4 to 5
1983-08-21
Stealing decreased from 5 to 4
1983-07-17
Stealing increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 218 to 219
1983-04-09
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential 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
Stuff Potential increased from 5 to 6
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
Velocity increased from 91-93 mph to 92-94 mph
GB% increased from 51% to 62%
Sinker Pot increased from 0 to 5
Sinker increased from 0 to 4
Slider Pot increased from 5 to 6
Slider increased from 5 to 6
1983-01-02
Gap Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Power Potential increased from 1 to 2
Eye Potential increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Fastball Pot decreased from 7 to 6
Curveball Pot decreased from 8 to 6
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
1982-10-03
Weight increased from 217 to 218
1982-09-19
Weight decreased from 218 to 217
1982-08-04
Weight increased from 216 to 218
1982-04-01
Weight increased from 215 to 216
1982-01-03
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 53% to 51%
Weight increased from 214 to 215
1981-10-04
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Power Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Arm decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 54% to 53%
Curveball Pot increased from 7 to 8
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
Slider Pot decreased from 6 to 5
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known

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
1986 27 22 29 100.0 2-7 0 50 44 10.80% 9.50% 1.94% 59.50% 56.52% 0.347 6.570 4.183 109 4.484 2.39 0.76
NML - VBL
1985 26 0 18 22.0 5-2 0 9 20 7.89% 17.54% 3.51% 63.29% 46.15% 0.338 9.409 7.272 185 6.950 2.14 -0.89
NML - VBL
1984 25 2 3 12.1 0-2 0 1 7 1.89% 13.21% 3.77% 49.38% 63.64% 0.244 8.027 6.116 152 5.579 1.91 -0.15
NML - VBL
1983 24 3 20 43.2 1-2 0 25 23 13.51% 12.43% 1.62% 87.12% 51.00% 0.227 2.267 3.704 91 4.790 -1.44 0.49
Total - VBL
VBL
27 70 178.0 8-13 0 85 94 10.43% 11.53% 2.21% 64.71% 54.46% 0.312 5.966 4.581 117 4.940 1.38 0.21

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
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1985 26 0 18 16.0 0-2 1 17 8 24.64% 11.59% 1.45% 72.29% 54.55% 0.209 2.813 3.271 74 4.000 -0.46 0.41
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1984 25 0 10 10.2 0-0 0 7 12 15.22% 26.09% 2.17% 82.19% 47.83% 0.115 3.375 6.821 142 7.546 -3.45 -0.18
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1983 24 2 20 32.0 2-0 0 27 12 19.71% 8.76% 0.00% 85.71% 52.46% 0.368 1.969 3.039 68 4.603 -1.07 0.83
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1982 23 0 20 7.1 0-0 0 4 6 12.90% 19.35% 0.00% 61.54% 64.29% 0.333 6.136 4.821 99 6.048 1.32 0.06
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1982 23 0 23 22.2 3-0 0 33 5 38.82% 5.88% 0.00% 95.45% 46.67% 0.370 0.397 2.040 48 2.989 -1.64 0.72
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1981 22 0 3 4.2 1-1 0 5 1 22.73% 4.55% 0.00% 87.50% 87.50% 0.438 1.929 1.766 38 2.121 0.16 0.24
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1981 22 2 28 42.1 5-0 0 47 13 29.19% 8.07% 0.00% 97.30% 56.58% 0.211 0.000 2.840 70 3.856 -2.84 0.91
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1980 21 0 43 67.1 1-1 1 87 32 30.53% 11.23% 1.40% 79.63% 50.00% 0.307 2.807 3.816 91 4.112 -1.01 0.50
Total - AAA
AAA
2 71 70.2 3-3 1 60 39 19.67% 12.79% 0.66% 80.04% 55.40% 0.304 2.802 3.763 82 4.897 -0.96 1.36
Total - AA
AA
2 94 132.1 9-1 1 167 50 31.45% 9.42% 0.75% 86.57% 51.90% 0.286 1.496 3.200 77 3.838 -1.70 2.13

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
NML - VBL
1986 27 29 41 38 2 1 0 0 4 1 0 14 0 0 0.053 0.100 0.179 0.0833 0.090 -62 -0.59
NML - VBL
1985 26 18 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.500 0.500 1.000 0.5000 0.440 188 0.00
NML - VBL
1984 25 3 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.333 0.333 0.667 0.3333 0.296 79 -0.00
NML - VBL
1983 24 20 8 6 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.333 0.333 0.833 0.4000 0.355 123 -0.02
Total - VBL
VBL
70 56 49 6 2 0 0 5 2 0 15 0 0 0.122 0.157 0.320 0.1765 0.147 -12 -0.60

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
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1985 26 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1984 25 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1983 24 20 5 4 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0.250 0.250 0.500 0.5000 0.226 14 -0.01
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1982 23 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1982 23 23 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -155 -0.00
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1981 22 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.000 1.000 1.000 0 0.728 361 0.04
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1981 22 28 5 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.250 0.250 0.500 0.2500 0.232 12 -0.01
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1980 21 43 6 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0.167 0.167 0.333 0.2500 0.154 -40 -0.01
Total - AAA
AAA
71 6 4 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 2 0 0 0.250 0.400 0.650 0.5000 0.326 72 0.02
Total - AA
AA
94 12 11 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 0 0 0.182 0.182 0.364 0.2500 0.168 -28 -0.02

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
NML - VBL
1986 P 28 100.0 4 22 1 0.963 2.340 1.034 0.41
NML - VBL
1985 P 17 22.0 2 0 0 1.000 0.818 1.022 -0.02
NML - VBL
1984 P 3 12.1 0 5 0 1.000 3.649 1.029 0.15
NML - VBL
1983 P 20 43.2 1 6 0 1.000 1.443 1.027 -0.09
Total P 68 178.0 7 33 1 0.45

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1985 P 17 16.0 1 1 0 1.000 1.125 1.015 -0.09
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1984 P 9 10.2 1 1 0 1.000 1.688 1.022 0.02
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1983 P 19 32.0 2 5 1 0.875 1.969 1.034 0.41
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1982 P 16 7.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1982 P 22 22.2 1 3 0 1.000 1.588 1.010 0.21
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1981 P 3 4.2 0 1 0 1.000 1.929 1.014 0.02
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1981 P 27 42.1 5 2 1 0.875 1.488 1.010 0.32
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1980 P 41 67.1 2 7 0 1.000 1.203 0.996 0.55
Total P 154 203.0 12 20 2 1.44
Player Awards
None
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