Rodger Baird
Penrith Panthers (ML)
Rodger Baird
Birthdate:
Nov. 7, 1960 (26 y, 9 m, 14 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'9"/176
Entry:
1979 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 8, Team: Carlton Blues
Contract:
$26k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 112 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 112 days
40-man Service Time 0 years, 82 days
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Low
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Very Popular
Local Very Popular
Current Contract
1987 $26k ($26k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 2 3 1 1 2
vs R 2 3 1 1 2
vs L 3 3 1 1 2
Potential 2 3 1 1 2
Fielding C IF OF
Range 3 5
Error 3 2
Arm 1 5 2
Turn DP 3
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 6
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 5
Running 4
Sac Bunt 6
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 9 7 7
vs R 9 8 8
vs L 9 7 7
Potential 9 7 7
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 8 8
Sinker 8 8
Curveball 8 8
Changeup 8 8
Other Pitching
Velocity 97-99 mph
GB % 67%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 3
Hold 8
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 175 to 176
1987-04-18
Contact Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Contact decreased from 3 to 2
1987-03-08
Contact Potential increased from 2 to 3
Contact increased from 2 to 3
1986-12-28
Weight decreased from 176 to 175
1986-10-05
Contact Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Contact decreased from 3 to 2
Weight decreased from 177 to 176
1986-08-04
Weight increased from 176 to 177
1986-07-17
P defense decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 174 to 176
1986-02-23
Weight increased from 173 to 174
1986-01-05
GB% decreased from 68% to 67%
Fastball increased from 7 to 8
1985-09-29
Infield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Weight decreased from 174 to 173
1985-07-17
Stealing increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 172 to 174
1985-03-31
Contact vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
National Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
1985-01-06
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
Control increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R increased from 7 to 8
Control vs L increased from 6 to 7
Sinker increased from 7 to 8
1984-11-25
Weight decreased from 173 to 172
1984-11-18
Weight increased from 172 to 173
1984-11-11
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 171 to 172
1984-10-21
P defense decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 170 to 171
1984-09-16
Weight increased from 169 to 170
1984-07-23
Weight increased from 168 to 169
1984-07-17
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 Potential increased from 1 to 2
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
Weight increased from 166 to 168
1984-04-02
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 67% to 68%
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
National Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1984-02-19
Weight decreased from 167 to 166
1984-01-01
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stuff increased from 8 to 9
Stuff vs R increased from 8 to 9
Stuff vs L increased from 8 to 9
Movement vs R increased from 7 to 8
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 68% to 67%
Curveball increased from 7 to 8
1983-09-06
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
1983-08-03
Stealing increased from 3 to 4
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 166 to 167
1983-04-09
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Movement Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Control Potential increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
Fastball Pot increased from 7 to 8
Curveball increased from 6 to 7
1983-03-30
Baserunning increased from 3 to 4
1983-01-02
Contact increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs R increased from 1 to 2
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
1982-10-31
Stuff Potential increased from 8 to 9
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 7 to 8
Role changed from SP to RP
1982-10-03
Weight increased from 165 to 166
1982-09-07
Stuff Potential increased from 7 to 8
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
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 96-98 mph to 97-99 mph
Fastball Pot increased from 0 to 7
Fastball increased from 0 to 6
1982-08-04
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
1982-04-01
Weight decreased from 166 to 165
1982-01-03
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential increased from 4 to 5
Hold increased from 7 to 8
Sinker increased from 6 to 7
Changeup Pot increased from 7 to 8
Changeup increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 165 to 166
1981-10-04
Contact vs L increased from 1 to 2
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 2 to 3
Control vs R increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L increased from 2 to 3
Velocity increased from 95-97 mph to 96-98 mph
GB% increased from 67% to 68%
Hold decreased from 8 to 7
Curveball Pot increased from 7 to 8
Changeup increased from 5 to 7
Weight increased from 162 to 165
1981-01-18
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye Potential increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Outfield Error decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Movement increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs R increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 4
Velocity increased from 93-95 mph to 95-97 mph
GB% decreased from 68% to 67%
Hold increased from 7 to 8
Sinker Pot increased from 7 to 8
Curveball increased from 3 to 4
Changeup increased from 2 to 5
Weight increased from 161 to 162
Height increased from 176 to 177
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1980-03-16
Eye Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Baserunning increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs R increased from 3 to 4
Changeup increased from 1 to 2
Weight decreased from 163 to 161

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
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1986 25 4 17 33.0 4-3 1 23 8 16.31% 5.67% 2.84% 70.31% 56.94% 0.294 4.091 3.634 95 3.440 0.46 0.39
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1985 24 0 58 52.1 4-2 4 41 18 19.52% 8.57% 0.95% 85.44% 64.71% 0.297 2.064 2.724 69 3.331 -0.66 1.39
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1984 23 0 36 31.1 3-1 1 25 6 20.16% 4.84% 2.42% 87.66% 53.23% 0.292 2.298 2.691 67 2.941 -0.39 0.82
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1983 22 1 42 40.2 1-3 2 30 15 16.48% 8.24% 3.85% 78.95% 64.04% 0.310 4.648 4.461 110 3.611 0.19 0.01
Total - VBL
VBL
5 153 157.1 12-9 8 119 47 18.11% 7.15% 2.44% 80.82% 60.62% 0.299 3.203 3.357 85 3.348 -0.15 2.60

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
WIL - SBL
1982 21 0 40 41.2 3-3 17 54 21 31.03% 12.07% 1.72% 82.68% 65.08% 0.326 2.808 3.578 74 3.593 -0.77 0.93
STA - ADL
1981 20 0 39 40.0 3-2 16 54 17 33.33% 10.49% 0.62% 86.13% 62.07% 0.326 1.800 3.114 76 3.506 -1.31 0.76
STA - ADL
1980 19 0 34 30.2 1-1 0 46 16 30.87% 10.74% 0.67% 57.55% 67.39% 0.476 6.750 2.915 70 3.168 3.84 0.58
STA - ADL
1979 18 0 44 44.1 2-6 19 47 30 21.46% 13.70% 1.83% 79.00% 54.79% 0.452 4.872 4.882 126 4.828 -0.01 -0.74
Total - AAA
AAA
0 40 41.2 3-3 17 54 21 31.03% 12.07% 1.72% 82.68% 65.08% 0.326 2.808 3.578 74 3.593 -0.77 0.93
Total - AA
AA
0 117 115.0 6-9 35 147 63 27.74% 11.89% 1.13% 74.64% 60.45% 0.422 4.304 3.743 94 3.925 0.56 0.60

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
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1986 25 17 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -127 -0.23
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1985 24 58 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1984 23 36 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -133 -0.04
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1983 22 42 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -131 -0.07
Total - VBL
VBL
153 13 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -129 -0.35

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
WIL - SBL
1982 21 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
STA - ADL
1981 20 39 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -173 0.01
STA - ADL
1980 19 34 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -153 -0.02
STA - ADL
1979 18 44 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
None - None
None - None
1979 18 24 124 116 39 10 2 0 21 27 2 15 10 4 0.336 0.344 0.801 0.3750 0.346 115 0.25
Total - ??
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24 124 116 39 10 2 0 21 27 2 15 10 4 0.336 0.344 0.801 0.3750 0.346 115 0.25
Total - AAA
AAA
40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Total - AA
AA
117 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -165 -0.01

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1986 P 17 33.0 1 8 1 0.900 2.455 0.852 -0.66
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1985 P 55 52.1 1 10 0 1.000 1.892 1.022 0.32
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1984 P 35 31.1 2 6 0 1.000 2.298 1.029 0.03
Carlton - VBL
CRL - VBL
1983 P 39 40.2 1 11 0 1.000 2.656 1.028 0.25
Total P 146 157.1 5 35 1 -0.06

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
WIL - SBL
1982 P 40 41.2 2 4 1 0.857 1.296 1.022 0.05
STA - ADL
1981 P 39 40.0 2 5 0 1.000 1.575 1.176 0.83
STA - ADL
1980 P 33 30.2 5 5 0 1.000 2.935 0.996 0.24
STA - ADL
1979 P 43 44.1 2 7 0 1.000 1.827 1.175 0.62
Total P 155 156.2 11 21 1 1.74
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
April 25, 1987 Penrith Ben Cann
Matt Sturges
Gavin Dyer
Hari Nalanie
Ken Corringham
Carlton Bob Muggleton
Rodger Baird
Paul Leech
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
League Champ 1986 Carlton (VBL)
1985 Carlton (VBL)
1984 Carlton (VBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink1
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg G Rank
1985 VBL 58 5
Year Lg Hold Rank
1983 VBL 12 10
1984 VBL 12 8
1985 VBL 17 3