Jerry Hobley
South Melbourne Swans (ML)
Jerry Hobley
Birthdate:
April 1, 1962 (25 y, 4 m, 27 d)
Position:
2B
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/164
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$36.8k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 56 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 56 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty High
Greed Normal
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Well Known
Local Very Popular
Current Contract
1987 $36.8k ($36.8k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 6 6 4 6
vs R 5 6 6 4 6
vs L 5 7 6 4 7
Potential 5 7 6 4 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 7 4
Error 6 4
Arm 1 3 1
Turn DP 8
C Ability 1
Position
Second 7
Run/Bunt
Speed 10
Stealing 10
Running 8
Sac Bunt 9
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 % 40%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-04-18
Bunt for Hit increased from 1 to 2
Outfield Error decreased from 5 to 4
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Very Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1987-04-11
Weight increased from 163 to 164
1987-03-08
Stealing increased from 9 to 10
Weight increased from 162 to 163
1986-11-02
Weight decreased from 163 to 162
1986-10-19
Weight decreased from 164 to 163
1986-10-05
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
1986-04-14
Power increased from 5 to 6
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
1986-03-22
Stealing decreased from 10 to 9
1986-01-05
Stealing increased from 9 to 10
GB% increased from 39% to 40%
1985-09-29
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
GB% decreased from 41% to 39%
1985-07-17
Weight decreased from 166 to 164
1985-04-11
Weight increased from 165 to 166
1985-03-31
Outfield Arm decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 164 to 165
1985-01-20
Weight increased from 163 to 164
1985-01-06
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
1984-09-16
2B defense increased from 6 to 7
1984-08-16
Stealing increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 162 to 163
1984-07-17
Baserunning increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 161 to 162
1984-04-02
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Infield Range decreased from 8 to 7
1984-02-19
Weight decreased from 162 to 161
1984-02-12
Weight decreased from 163 to 162
1984-02-05
Weight increased from 162 to 163
1984-01-22
Weight increased from 161 to 162
1984-01-08
Weight increased from 160 to 161
1983-11-20
Weight increased from 159 to 160
1983-08-28
Weight decreased from 160 to 159
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 158 to 160
1983-04-09
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
1983-04-09
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Infield Range increased from 7 to 8
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 2
Movement decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Fastball Pot decreased from 2 to 1
1983-01-09
Baserunning increased from 6 to 7
1983-01-02
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Sac Bunt decreased from 10 to 9
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 1
1982-10-31
Speed increased from 9 to 10
1982-10-10
2B defense increased from 5 to 6
1982-09-07
Weight decreased from 159 to 158
1982-08-22
Weight decreased from 160 to 159
1982-08-04
Weight decreased from 161 to 160
1982-04-01
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
2B defense increased from 4 to 5
1982-01-03
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks decreased from 5 to 4
Stealing decreased from 8 to 7
Outfield Range decreased from 5 to 4
2B defense increased from 2 to 4
Weight increased from 160 to 161
1981-10-04
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power Potential increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
Control Potential increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 159 to 160
1981-01-18
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Speed increased from 8 to 9
Baserunning increased from 5 to 6
Infield Error increased from 5 to 6
Turn Double Play increased from 7 to 8
2B defense increased from 1 to 2
Fastball Pot increased from 1 to 2
Weight increased from 155 to 159
Height increased from 183 to 185
1980-03-16
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
Outfield Error increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Fastball Pot decreased from 2 to 1
Weight decreased from 157 to 155
1979-11-04
Power increased from 1 to 2
Power vs R increased from 1 to 2
Power vs L increased from 1 to 2
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Speed increased from 8 to 9
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
Movement decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs L decreased from 4 to 3
GB% decreased from 42% to 41%
Fastball Pot increased from 1 to 2
Weight increased from 154 to 157
Height increased from 182 to 183
1979-02-11
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Eye increased from 1 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Control Potential increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 153 to 154
Height increased from 181 to 182

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 24 126 545 489 141 31 6 30 79 83 42 86 19 8 0.288 0.346 0.907 0.2952 0.386 152 6.28
SML - VBL
1985 23 126 535 493 120 19 5 12 64 49 36 105 8 6 0.243 0.295 0.670 0.2850 0.291 81 1.34
SML - VBL
1984 22 119 448 410 100 17 3 14 42 49 31 88 6 6 0.244 0.300 0.702 0.2765 0.305 86 1.56
SML - VBL
1983 21 14 20 18 6 2 0 1 2 1 2 6 0 1 0.333 0.400 1.011 0.4545 0.428 175 0.21
Total - VBL
VBL
385 1548 1410 367 69 14 57 187 182 111 285 33 21 0.260 0.316 0.766 0.2878 0.330 109 9.40

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
1983 21 32 137 129 33 8 1 6 21 18 8 39 4 2 0.256 0.299 0.772 0.3214 0.333 90 0.35
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 20 81 360 337 92 19 6 6 44 40 19 88 15 8 0.273 0.309 0.728 0.3496 0.313 69 -0.55
WLK - ADL
1981 19 84 393 374 120 22 3 8 51 66 12 98 7 6 0.321 0.339 0.799 0.4133 0.359 113 2.00
WLK - ADL
1980 18 26 41 35 10 2 0 1 8 8 3 13 3 0 0.286 0.366 0.794 0.4091 0.354 106 0.18
WLK - ADL
1979 17 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -162 -0.05
Total - AAA
AAA
113 497 466 125 27 7 12 65 58 27 127 19 10 0.268 0.307 0.740 0.3424 0.318 75 -0.20
Total - AA
AA
113 436 411 130 24 3 9 59 74 15 112 10 6 0.316 0.340 0.795 0.4116 0.357 111 2.13

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SML - VBL
1986 2B 122 1109.0 253 400 5 0.992 5.299 1.058 7.09
SML - VBL
1985 2B 126 1135.0 250 386 6 0.991 5.043 1.039 4.24
SML - VBL
1984 2B 118 996.0 255 368 7 0.989 5.630 1.040 6.32
SML - VBL
1983 2B 4 21.0 4 9 0 1.000 5.571 1.020 0.08
Total 2B 370 3261.0 762 1163 18 17.73

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 2B 32 277.0 59 65 3 0.976 4.029 1.032 -0.34
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 2B 81 722.0 185 223 8 0.981 5.086 0.950 -5.25
WLK - ADL
1981 2B 84 716.0 146 174 1 0.997 4.022 1.014 0.88
WLK - ADL
1980 2B 5 38.2 12 11 1 0.958 5.353 0.893 -0.60
Total 2B 202 1753.2 402 473 13 -5.30
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1986 South Melbourne (VBL)
Gold Glove 1987 - 2B South Melbourne (VBL)
1986 - 2B South Melbourne (VBL)
1985 - 2B South Melbourne (VBL)
Player of the Week Nov 17, 1986 South Melbourne (VBL)
Dec 28, 1981 West Lakes (ADL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink2
Grey Ink31
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1985 VBL 126 1
Year Lg AB Rank
1985 VBL 493 9
Year Lg Hits Rank
1986 VBL 141 5
Year Lg K Rank
1984 VBL 88 9
1985 VBL 105 7
1986 VBL 86 10
Year Lg TB Rank
1986 VBL 274 2
Year Lg 2B Rank
1986 VBL 31 6
Year Lg 3B Rank
1986 VBL 6 10
Year Lg HR Rank
1986 VBL 30 6
Year Lg SB Rank
1986 VBL 19 4
Year Lg RBI Rank
1986 VBL 79 10
Year Lg R Rank
1986 VBL 83 5
Year Lg IBB Rank
1984 VBL 2 8
Year Lg XBH Rank
1986 VBL 67 2
Year Lg Avg Rank
1986 VBL 0.288 8
Year Lg SLG Rank
1986 VBL 0.560 4
Year Lg ISO Rank
1986 VBL 0.272 4
Year Lg OPS Rank
1986 VBL 0.907 5
Year Lg G Rank
1985 VBL 126 1
1986 VBL 126 1
Year Lg WAR Rank
1986 VBL 6.3 4