Shane Clues
South Melbourne Swans (ML)
Shane Clues
Birthdate:
Sept. 3, 1958 (29 y, 0 m, 17 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'3"/199
Entry:
1977 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 11, Team: South Melbourne Swans
Contract:
$81.3k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
5 years, 120 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 120 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 10 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
1987 $81.3k ($81.3k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 3 1 2 3
vs R 3 3 1 2 3
vs L 3 3 1 2 3
Potential 3 3 1 2 4
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 1
Error 4 2
Arm 1 6 1
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 6
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 8
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 6 5 8
vs R 6 5 8
vs L 6 5 8
Potential 6 5 8
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 7 7
Cutter 7 7
Changeup 6 6
Other Pitching
Velocity 92-94 mph
GB % 61%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 6
Hold 3
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Control vs R decreased from 9 to 8
GB% increased from 59% to 61%
Changeup Pot decreased from 7 to 6
Changeup decreased from 7 to 6
1987-08-28
Weight decreased from 200 to 199
1987-07-23
Weight increased from 199 to 200
1987-07-17
Weight decreased from 200 to 199
1987-04-18
Avoid Ks decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Control vs R increased from 8 to 9
Changeup Pot decreased from 8 to 7
Changeup decreased from 8 to 7
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1987-03-08
Control vs R decreased from 9 to 8
GB% decreased from 60% to 59%
1986-11-30
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1986-11-23
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1986-10-05
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 8 to 9
GB% increased from 59% to 60%
1986-04-14
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Movement decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 61% to 59%
1986-01-05
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
1985-10-13
Weight increased from 199 to 200
1985-09-29
Weight increased from 198 to 199
1985-08-04
Hold decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1985-07-17
Hold increased from 3 to 4
1985-03-31
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1985-01-06
Weight decreased from 198 to 197
1984-12-30
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1984-10-14
Weight decreased from 198 to 197
1984-09-16
Role changed from CL to SP
Weight decreased from 199 to 198
1984-08-04
Weight decreased from 200 to 199
1984-07-29
Weight increased from 199 to 200
1984-07-17
Sac Bunt decreased from 9 to 8
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
Weight increased from 197 to 199
1984-04-02
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Control increased from 7 to 8
Control vs L increased from 7 to 8
1984-03-10
Role changed from RP to CL
1984-02-26
Role changed from SP to RP
1984-02-19
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1984-02-12
Role changed from RP to SP
1984-02-05
P defense decreased from 7 to 6
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight increased from 195 to 196
1984-01-29
Weight increased from 194 to 195
1984-01-15
Weight decreased from 195 to 194
1984-01-01
Sac Bunt increased from 8 to 9
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R increased from 7 to 8
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
1983-11-06
Weight increased from 194 to 195
1983-09-06
Eye Potential increased from 1 to 2
Eye increased from 1 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 1 to 2
1983-08-03
Weight increased from 193 to 194
1983-07-17
Weight decreased from 195 to 193
1983-04-19
Weight increased from 194 to 195
1983-04-09
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
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 decreased from 4 to 3
Gap decreased from 4 to 3
Control increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
Control vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1983-03-22
Weight increased from 193 to 194
1983-03-16
Weight decreased from 194 to 193
1983-01-02
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 193 to 194
1982-12-19
Weight decreased from 194 to 193
1982-10-31
Weight increased from 192 to 194
1982-09-07
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Control increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 58% to 60%
1982-08-04
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Control decreased from 6 to 5
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1982-01-03
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 54% to 58%
Cutter increased from 6 to 7
Changeup increased from 7 to 8
1981-10-04
Eye Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Sac Bunt decreased from 9 to 8
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
GB% increased from 52% to 54%
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight increased from 191 to 193
1981-01-18
Contact 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 increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 7
Control increased from 2 to 5
Control vs R increased from 2 to 5
Control vs L increased from 2 to 5
GB% decreased from 53% to 52%
Changeup increased from 5 to 7
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1980-03-16
Stamina decreased from 7 to 6
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
1979-11-04
Gap Potential increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Velocity increased from 91-93 mph to 92-94 mph
GB% increased from 51% to 53%
Stamina increased from 6 to 7
Hold increased from 2 to 3
Fastball Pot increased from 6 to 7
Cutter increased from 5 to 6
Changeup increased from 3 to 5
1979-02-11
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff vs R increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Velocity increased from 88-90 mph to 91-93 mph
Fastball increased from 4 to 6
Cutter Pot increased from 6 to 7
Cutter increased from 4 to 5
1978-10-08
Contact Potential increased from 2 to 3
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
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
Sac Bunt decreased from 10 to 9
Infield Error increased from 3 to 4
Stuff increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential increased from 7 to 8
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 87-89 mph to 88-90 mph
GB% decreased from 54% to 51%
Hold increased from 1 to 2
Fastball Pot increased from 5 to 6
Changeup Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Changeup increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 192 to 193

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
SML - VBL
1986 27 26 26 163.1 7-10 0 97 34 14.61% 5.12% 3.31% 78.91% 57.26% 0.272 3.471 3.768 99 3.422 -0.30 2.37
SML - VBL
1985 26 27 27 166.2 12-9 0 102 36 14.74% 5.20% 3.03% 72.05% 56.01% 0.291 3.996 3.724 95 3.636 0.27 2.76
SML - VBL
1984 25 28 28 171.1 10-10 0 111 36 15.57% 5.05% 4.07% 70.91% 55.30% 0.260 4.150 4.090 102 3.520 0.06 2.23
SML - VBL
1983 24 22 32 143.2 9-10 3 88 29 14.94% 4.92% 3.74% 71.75% 60.74% 0.251 3.821 3.899 96 3.480 -0.08 2.11
SML - VBL
1982 23 26 27 153.2 13-6 0 86 53 13.48% 8.31% 3.29% 75.62% 54.62% 0.257 3.866 4.468 103 4.538 -0.60 1.85
SML - VBL
1981 22 21 21 120.0 4-8 0 93 56 17.00% 10.24% 3.11% 72.01% 57.32% 0.326 4.875 4.341 106 3.982 0.53 1.29
SML - VBL
1980 21 2 6 16.2 0-1 0 7 7 8.64% 8.64% 2.47% 70.51% 55.00% 0.387 6.480 4.712 114 4.944 1.77 0.04
Total - VBL
VBL
152 167 935.1 55-54 3 584 251 14.88% 6.40% 3.41% 73.45% 56.74% 0.277 4.041 4.045 100 3.769 -0.00 12.64

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
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1980 21 5 5 29.0 2-1 0 29 7 24.17% 5.83% 0.00% 76.47% 53.57% 0.325 2.172 2.399 53 3.999 -0.23 1.21
WLK - ADL
1980 21 9 9 68.0 7-1 0 77 9 29.62% 3.46% 2.69% 95.86% 49.15% 0.266 1.456 3.715 89 3.597 -2.26 1.37
WLK - ADL
1979 20 20 20 123.0 7-6 0 148 45 27.82% 8.46% 1.50% 74.78% 48.53% 0.353 3.146 3.366 87 3.803 -0.22 2.59
WLK - ADL
1978 19 17 17 86.0 3-5 0 98 40 24.08% 9.83% 3.19% 68.41% 56.85% 0.414 6.488 5.248 117 4.385 1.24 0.49
WLK - ADL
1977 18 7 7 37.0 3-2 0 27 14 15.88% 8.24% 2.35% 63.97% 47.37% 0.355 6.568 5.458 124 5.783 1.11 0.10
Total - AAA
AAA
5 5 29.0 2-1 0 29 7 24.17% 5.83% 0.00% 76.47% 53.57% 0.325 2.172 2.399 53 3.999 -0.23 1.21
Total - AA
AA
53 53 314.0 20-14 0 350 108 25.57% 7.89% 2.34% 73.76% 50.74% 0.355 4.099 4.204 100 4.151 -0.10 4.55

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 27 26 58 53 11 0 0 0 2 5 1 19 0 0 0.208 0.236 0.444 0.3235 0.202 19 -0.37
SML - VBL
1985 26 27 61 51 8 4 0 0 1 4 0 18 0 0 0.157 0.157 0.392 0.2424 0.167 -8 -0.74
SML - VBL
1984 25 28 61 50 13 2 0 0 3 1 1 12 0 0 0.260 0.275 0.575 0.3421 0.254 49 -0.29
SML - VBL
1983 24 32 51 42 8 1 0 0 2 2 0 16 0 0 0.191 0.191 0.405 0.3077 0.177 -5 -0.47
SML - VBL
1982 23 27 62 53 12 1 0 0 1 7 0 17 0 0 0.226 0.226 0.472 0.3333 0.209 11 -0.64
SML - VBL
1981 22 21 40 32 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 12 0 0 0.125 0.152 0.277 0.2000 0.130 -42 -0.58
SML - VBL
1980 21 6 7 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.333 0.333 0.667 0.5000 0.298 79 -0.02
Total - VBL
VBL
167 340 287 58 8 0 0 9 21 3 96 0 0 0.202 0.213 0.443 0.3037 0.196 9 -3.11

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
1980 21 5 11 11 5 0 0 0 2 2 0 4 0 0 0.455 0.455 0.909 0.7143 0.411 146 0.10
WLK - ADL
1980 21 9 29 22 6 3 0 0 5 1 2 5 0 0 0.273 0.333 0.742 0.3529 0.340 96 0.07
WLK - ADL
1979 20 20 49 35 10 0 0 0 4 2 2 13 0 0 0.286 0.342 0.628 0.4545 0.301 70 -0.28
WLK - ADL
1978 19 17 32 23 8 1 0 0 7 1 0 9 0 0 0.348 0.348 0.739 0.5714 0.339 91 -0.14
WLK - ADL
1977 18 7 15 10 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0.100 0.100 0.200 0.1667 0.092 -78 -0.26
None - None
None - None
1977 18 10 52 48 19 5 2 0 13 17 1 7 8 4 0.396 0.400 0.983 0.4524 0.418 169 0.39
Total - ??
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10 52 48 19 5 2 0 13 17 1 7 8 4 0.396 0.400 0.983 0.4524 0.418 169 0.39
Total - AAA
AAA
5 11 11 5 0 0 0 2 2 0 4 0 0 0.455 0.455 0.909 0.7143 0.411 146 0.10
Total - AA
AA
53 125 90 25 4 0 0 16 5 4 31 0 0 0.278 0.316 0.638 0.4237 0.298 64 -0.60

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SML - VBL
1986 P 26 163.1 5 25 2 0.938 1.653 1.034 0.09
SML - VBL
1985 P 27 166.2 4 24 3 0.903 1.512 0.985 -0.37
SML - VBL
1984 P 28 171.1 7 22 1 0.967 1.523 1.030 0.60
SML - VBL
1983 P 32 143.2 8 30 0 1.000 2.381 1.028 1.11
SML - VBL
1982 P 27 153.2 7 13 2 0.909 1.171 0.957 -0.47
SML - VBL
1981 P 21 120.0 9 13 1 0.957 1.650 1.023 0.16
SML - VBL
1980 P 6 16.2 3 4 0 1.000 3.780 1.023 -0.01
Total P 167 935.1 43 131 9 1.11

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1980 P 5 29.0 2 2 0 1.000 1.241 1.007 0.06
WLK - ADL
1980 P 9 68.0 1 5 0 1.000 0.794 1.121 1.07
WLK - ADL
1979 P 20 123.0 5 11 1 0.941 1.171 0.936 -0.32
WLK - ADL
1978 P 17 86.0 7 14 0 1.000 2.198 1.001 0.30
WLK - ADL
1977 P 7 37.0 3 5 0 1.000 1.946 0.994 0.34
Total P 58 343.0 18 37 1 1.44
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Rookie of the Year 1982 South Melbourne (VBL)
Gold Glove 1984 - P South Melbourne (VBL)
Pitcher of the Month Mar 1983 South Melbourne (VBL)
Feb 1981 West Lakes (ADL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink35
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg SH Rank
1983 VBL 9 9
1984 VBL 10 5
1985 VBL 10 8
Year Lg GS Rank
1982 VBL 26 6
1984 VBL 28 6
1985 VBL 27 9
1986 VBL 26 9
Year Lg W Rank
1982 VBL 13 3
1985 VBL 12 5
Year Lg L Rank
1983 VBL 10 9
Year Lg Win % Rank
1982 VBL 0.684 9
Year Lg IP Rank
1984 VBL 171.1 7
1985 VBL 166.2 10
Year Lg BF Rank
1984 VBL 713 7
1985 VBL 692 9
Year Lg HR Rank
1984 VBL 29 2
1986 VBL 22 7
Year Lg BABIP Rank
1982 VBL 0.257 2
1983 VBL 0.251 5
1984 VBL 0.260 5
Year Lg WHIP Rank
1983 VBL 1.121 8
1984 VBL 1.167 10
Year Lg H/9 Rank
1982 VBL 8.141 5
Year Lg BB/9 Rank
1983 VBL 1.817 3
1984 VBL 1.891 4
1985 VBL 1.944 10
1986 VBL 1.874 9
Year Lg CG Rank
1984 VBL 1 6
1985 VBL 1 8
1986 VBL 2 7
Year Lg BB (Low) Rank
1983 VBL 29 3
1984 VBL 36 4
1985 VBL 36 10
1986 VBL 34 7
Year Lg Hits Rank
1984 VBL 164 5
1985 VBL 173 6
Year Lg Hits (Low) Rank
1982 VBL 139 3
1983 VBL 132 6
Year Lg W (Low) Rank
1983 VBL 9 10
1986 VBL 7 7
Year Lg L (Low) Rank
1982 VBL 6 9