Ian Hockridge
South Melbourne Swans (ML)
Ian Hockridge
Birthdate:
May 4, 1958 (30 y, 8 m, 11 d)
Position:
CF
Bats/Throws:
L/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/198
Entry:
1978 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 2, Team: South Melbourne Swans
Contract:
$525k / 7 years (1988-1994)
ML Service Time:
6 years, 158 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
SML - VBL
24 82 12 3 0 2 5 7 8 18 2 2 0.146 0.239 0.495 0.225 0.161 33 -0.61 -2.07

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
SML - VBL
CF 21 165.2 50 4 1 0.9818 0.9407 -2.074
Current Status
MLB Service Time 6 years, 158 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 11 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
ML DL Days (season) 21 days
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty High
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Fair
Local Extremely Popular
Current Contract
1988 $75k ($28k left)
1989 $75k
1990 $75k
1991 $75k
1992 $75k
1993 $75k
1994 $75k
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 6 6 6 5
vs R 5 6 6 7 5
vs L 5 6 5 6 5
Potential 5 6 6 7 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 6
Error 1 9
Arm 1 2 5
Turn DP 2
C Ability 1
Position
Left Field 6
Center Field 4
Right Field 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 8
Stealing 9
Running 10
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 4
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 Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-01
Eye vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Outfield Range decreased from 7 to 6
1988-12-11
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1988-11-27
Weight decreased from 198 to 197
1988-10-23
Stealing increased from 8 to 9
1988-10-09
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1988-10-02
Stealing decreased from 9 to 8
1988-09-18
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1988-09-06
Gap vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Power vs L decreased from 6 to 5
1988-07-29
Weight increased from 195 to 196
1988-04-16
Eye Potential increased from 6 to 7
Local Popularity increased from Very Popular to Extremely Popular
1988-04-06
Weight decreased from 196 to 195
1988-01-17
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Bunt for Hit decreased from 5 to 4
CF defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 195 to 196
1987-12-13
RF defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 194 to 195
1987-12-06
LF defense decreased from 7 to 6
1987-11-22
Weight decreased from 195 to 194
1987-11-15
Weight increased from 193 to 195
1987-11-01
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1987-09-20
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
Infield Error decreased from 2 to 1
1987-08-28
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1987-08-21
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1987-08-03
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1987-07-23
Weight decreased from 190 to 189
1987-07-17
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1987-04-18
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact decreased from 6 to 5
Contact vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Power vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Infield Arm decreased from 3 to 2
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Very Popular
1987-03-24
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1987-03-08
Weight decreased from 192 to 190
1986-12-28
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
1986-11-23
Weight decreased from 194 to 193
1986-11-02
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
Weight increased from 193 to 194
1986-10-19
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1986-10-05
Contact vs L decreased from 6 to 5
1986-09-08
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1986-08-22
RF defense decreased from 6 to 5
1986-07-17
LF defense decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 189 to 191
1986-04-14
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1985-12-15
Weight increased from 188 to 189
1985-09-29
Speed increased from 8 to 9
Turn Double Play decreased from 3 to 2
1985-08-22
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1985-07-17
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
1985-03-31
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1985-03-21
Weight decreased from 188 to 187
1985-03-03
Weight decreased from 189 to 188
1985-02-17
Weight increased from 188 to 189
1985-01-13
Speed increased from 8 to 9
Weight decreased from 189 to 188
1985-01-06
GB% increased from 43% to 44%
1984-11-18
Weight increased from 188 to 189
1984-09-04
GB% decreased from 44% to 43%
1984-07-17
GB% decreased from 46% to 44%
1984-04-02
Bunt for Hit decreased from 6 to 5
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1984-03-15
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
1984-02-26
LF defense decreased from 9 to 8
CF defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 186 to 188
1984-01-15
Speed increased from 8 to 9
1984-01-01
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
1983-12-18
Stealing increased from 8 to 9
1983-11-06
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
LF defense increased from 8 to 9
CF defense increased from 5 to 6
1983-10-09
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1983-09-18
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1983-09-06
Eye increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
1983-08-28
Baserunning increased from 9 to 10
1983-04-09
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
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
1983-02-27
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1983-01-09
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1983-01-02
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Power increased from 5 to 6
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 47% to 46%
1982-12-12
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1982-11-14
LF defense increased from 7 to 8
1982-10-03
Weight decreased from 182 to 181
1982-09-19
RF defense increased from 5 to 6
1982-09-07
Weight decreased from 183 to 182
1982-08-04
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye 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 increased from 182 to 183
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1982-04-01
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 180 to 182
1982-01-03
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
1981-10-04
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Infield Range decreased from 4 to 3
LF defense increased from 5 to 7
RF defense increased from 3 to 5
Movement Potential increased from 3 to 4
Movement increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 45% to 47%
Weight increased from 177 to 180
Local Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1981-01-18
Contact Potential increased from 5 to 6
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 2 to 3
Baserunning increased from 8 to 9
CF defense increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 44% to 45%
Fastball Pot decreased from 2 to 1
1980-03-16
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
LF defense increased from 3 to 5
CF defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 176 to 177
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Very Popular
1979-11-04
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
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
CF defense increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 42% to 44%
Fastball Pot increased from 1 to 2
Weight increased from 174 to 176
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1979-02-11
Bunt for Hit decreased from 7 to 6
Baserunning increased from 7 to 8
CF defense increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 173 to 174

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
1988 30 24 92 82 12 3 0 2 5 7 8 18 2 2 0.146 0.239 0.495 0.1613 0.225 33 -0.61
SML - VBL
1987 29 119 477 413 107 24 3 13 57 49 48 69 7 4 0.259 0.344 0.770 0.2781 0.338 114 2.38
SML - VBL
1986 28 94 415 352 106 19 2 12 51 44 51 79 10 3 0.301 0.395 0.864 0.3534 0.374 143 3.82
SML - VBL
1985 27 126 555 480 137 27 3 19 72 83 63 81 13 8 0.285 0.373 0.846 0.3065 0.366 135 5.56
SML - VBL
1984 26 126 540 467 117 18 5 10 59 59 61 76 6 4 0.251 0.348 0.723 0.2794 0.325 100 2.51
SML - VBL
1983 25 93 394 322 83 18 1 9 44 49 59 58 7 5 0.258 0.379 0.783 0.2846 0.347 116 3.11
SML - VBL
1982 24 83 289 269 79 14 0 11 36 39 14 59 4 3 0.294 0.343 0.811 0.3417 0.350 110 1.59
SML - VBL
1981 23 46 127 117 33 12 1 2 11 11 8 29 1 1 0.282 0.331 0.784 0.3563 0.338 106 0.70
SML - VBL
1980 22 34 79 71 15 5 0 0 5 6 5 26 2 0 0.211 0.279 0.560 0.3261 0.256 50 -0.14
Total - VBL
VBL
745 2968 2573 689 140 15 78 340 347 317 495 52 30 0.268 0.356 0.781 0.3016 0.342 115 18.92

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 23 25 108 95 31 8 0 4 17 12 10 29 1 0 0.326 0.398 0.935 0.4286 0.404 138 0.78
WLK - ADL
1981 23 14 61 55 25 3 0 2 14 12 5 11 4 2 0.455 0.492 1.110 0.5349 0.496 223 1.08
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1980 22 12 51 45 19 2 1 0 2 5 5 13 1 3 0.422 0.490 1.001 0.5938 0.449 173 0.38
WLK - ADL
1980 22 34 151 131 49 10 3 7 29 23 17 30 4 7 0.374 0.450 1.107 0.4421 0.481 199 1.90
WLK - ADL
1979 21 71 315 262 84 17 6 11 58 43 36 73 10 7 0.321 0.422 0.980 0.4011 0.432 171 3.50
WLK - ADL
1978 20 61 253 225 69 10 3 7 39 33 22 73 4 8 0.307 0.379 0.851 0.4247 0.386 124 1.24
None - None
None - None
1978 20 51 255 219 60 10 5 12 49 54 27 25 33 8 0.274 0.364 0.893 0.2609 0.385 143 1.37
Total - ??
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51 255 219 60 10 5 12 49 54 27 25 33 8 0.274 0.364 0.893 0.2609 0.385 143 1.37
Total - AAA
AAA
37 159 140 50 10 1 4 19 17 15 42 2 3 0.357 0.428 0.956 0.4842 0.419 149 1.16
Total - AA
AA
180 780 673 227 40 12 27 140 111 80 187 22 24 0.337 0.419 0.972 0.4292 0.431 165 7.72

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SML - VBL
1988 CF 21 165.2 50 4 1 0.982 2.934 0.941 -2.07
SML - VBL
1987 CF 111 959.1 300 8 2 0.994 2.890 0.978 -3.36
SML - VBL
1986 CF 94 820.2 265 10 4 0.986 3.016 0.977 -0.44
SML - VBL
1985 CF 126 1142.0 395 19 2 0.995 3.263 1.037 9.38
SML - VBL
1984 CF 122 1086.0 393 16 4 0.990 3.390 1.028 3.55
SML - VBL
1983 LF 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 1.009 0.11
SML - VBL
1983 CF 93 815.2 259 5 4 0.985 2.913 1.039 8.47
SML - VBL
1982 LF 45 368.2 109 1 1 0.991 2.685 1.035 2.31
SML - VBL
1982 CF 18 154.2 53 7 1 0.984 3.491 1.063 2.48
SML - VBL
1982 RF 3 24.0 2 0 0 1.000 0.750 1.059 0.09
SML - VBL
1981 LF 8 59.0 16 1 0 1.000 2.593 1.183 1.93
SML - VBL
1981 CF 18 135.1 28 0 1 0.966 1.862 0.993 -0.18
SML - VBL
1981 RF 5 43.0 7 1 0 1.000 1.674 1.038 0.20
SML - VBL
1980 SS 1 3.0 0 1 0 1.000 3.000 1.015 0.01
SML - VBL
1980 LF 9 73.2 16 1 0 1.000 2.077 1.064 0.72
SML - VBL
1980 CF 15 71.1 21 0 0 1.000 2.650 0.968 -0.57
Total SS 1 3.0 0 1 0 0.01
Total LF 63 502.1 142 3 1 5.07
Total CF 618 5350.2 1764 69 19 17.27
Total RF 8 67.0 9 1 0 0.28

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1981 CF 24 211.2 51 3 1 0.982 2.296 0.973 -1.13
WLK - ADL
1981 CF 14 128.0 23 4 0 1.000 1.898 1.034 0.67
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1980 CF 11 91.2 28 2 1 0.968 2.946 0.951 -1.13
WLK - ADL
1980 CF 34 297.2 68 7 0 1.000 2.268 1.002 0.05
WLK - ADL
1979 LF 23 183.0 36 1 1 0.974 1.820 1.015 0.35
WLK - ADL
1979 CF 51 416.1 88 3 2 0.979 1.967 1.018 1.17
WLK - ADL
1978 LF 6 48.0 8 1 0 1.000 1.688 0.926 -0.44
WLK - ADL
1978 CF 55 430.2 107 9 1 0.992 2.424 1.000 -0.39
Total LF 29 231.0 44 2 1 -0.09
Total CF 189 1576.0 365 28 5 -0.76
Victorian 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. 14, 1989
Jan 14
GEE 3 - 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Jan. 12, 1989
Jan 12
@STK 3 - 5 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0.11
Jan. 11, 1989
Jan 11
@STK 0 - 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Jan. 10, 1989
Jan 10
@STK 2 - 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Jan. 9, 1989
Jan 9
@ESS 2 - 6 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.06
Jan. 8, 1989
Jan 8
@ESS 1 - 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0.06
Jan. 5, 1989
Jan 5
COL 3 - 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Jan. 4, 1989
Jan 4
COL 2 - 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.31
Jan. 3, 1989
Jan 3
COL 4 - 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Oct. 22, 1988
Oct 22
STK 0 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 20, 1988
Oct 20
@CRL 2 - 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.01
Oct. 19, 1988
Oct 19
@CRL 2 - 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.19
Oct. 18, 1988
Oct 18
@CRL 4 - 5 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
Oct. 17, 1988
Oct 17
@NML 2 - 7 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.10
Oct. 16, 1988
Oct 16
@NML 6 - 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Oct. 15, 1988
Oct 15
@NML 2 - 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Oct. 13, 1988
Oct 13
GEE 5 - 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.24
Oct. 11, 1988
Oct 11
GEE 0 - 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 -0.13
Oct. 10, 1988
Oct 10
MEL 3 - 4 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Oct. 9, 1988
Oct 9
MEL 5 - 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Oct. 8, 1988
Oct 8
MEL 8 - 4 3 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0.25
Oct. 7, 1988
Oct 7
COL 3 - 1 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 -0.03
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
COL 4 - 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Oct. 5, 1988
Oct 5
COL 3 - 5 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.02
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
MVP / Batter of the Year 1980 West Lakes (ADL)
All-Star 1987 South Melbourne (VBL)
1986 South Melbourne (VBL)
Gold Glove 1986 - CF South Melbourne (VBL)
Silver Slugger 1987 - CF South Melbourne (VBL)
1986 - CF South Melbourne (VBL)
Batter of the Month Nov 1981 West Lakes (ADL)
Player of the Week Dec 29, 1986 South Melbourne (VBL)
Oct 12, 1981 West Lakes (ADL)
Dec 22, 1980 West Lakes (ADL)
Nov 19, 1979 West Lakes (ADL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink2
Grey Ink18
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1985 VBL 126 1
Year Lg PA Rank
1985 VBL 555 7
Year Lg 3B Rank
1984 VBL 5 10
Year Lg SB Rank
1985 VBL 13 9
Year Lg R Rank
1985 VBL 83 8
Year Lg BB Rank
1983 VBL 59 9
1985 VBL 63 9
Year Lg IBB Rank
1986 VBL 5 5
Year Lg HBP Rank
1984 VBL 10 5
1987 VBL 9 10
Year Lg SF Rank
1983 VBL 5 3
1985 VBL 5 4
1986 VBL 5 6
1987 VBL 7 1
Year Lg Avg Rank
1986 VBL 0.301 5
Year Lg OBP Rank
1983 VBL 0.379 7
1986 VBL 0.395 4
Year Lg G Rank
1984 VBL 126 1
1985 VBL 126 1
Year Lg WAR Rank
1985 VBL 5.6 7