Link Geoghegan
South Melbourne Swans (ML)
Link Geoghegan
Birthdate:
Sept. 15, 1958 (29 y, 0 m, 5 d)
Position:
CF
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
5'7"/177
Entry:
1979 Draft - Round: 3, Overall: 19, Team: South Melbourne Swans
Contract:
$18k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
1 years, 46 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 1 years, 46 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
1987 $18k ($18k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 5 4 3 6
vs R 5 5 4 3 6
vs L 4 4 3 3 6
Potential 5 5 4 4 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 4 7
Error 3 5
Arm 1 3 5
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Left Field 8
Center Field 5
Right Field 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 9
Stealing 10
Running 10
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 1 1
vs R 1 1 1
vs L 1 1 1
Potential 1 1 1
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 38%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs L decreased from 5 to 4
1987-08-03
Weight decreased from 178 to 177
1987-07-17
Speed increased from 8 to 9
1987-04-18
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 4
1987-04-11
Weight increased from 177 to 178
1987-03-08
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs L decreased from 5 to 4
RF defense decreased from 5 to 4
1986-11-30
Weight decreased from 178 to 177
1986-10-26
Weight decreased from 179 to 178
1986-10-19
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1986-10-05
Eye Potential increased from 3 to 4
1986-08-10
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
Weight increased from 177 to 178
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 176 to 177
1986-04-14
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R decreased from 4 to 3
1986-01-05
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Gap vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Infield Range decreased from 5 to 4
Infield Error decreased from 4 to 3
1985-12-01
Weight increased from 175 to 176
1985-09-29
Infield Arm decreased from 4 to 3
1B defense decreased from 1 to 0
1985-08-22
Weight increased from 174 to 175
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 173 to 174
1985-03-31
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1985-01-06
Eye Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Eye decreased from 4 to 3
Eye vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 7 to 6
1984-10-07
Weight increased from 172 to 173
1984-09-16
Weight increased from 171 to 172
1984-08-16
Weight decreased from 172 to 171
1984-07-17
Speed decreased from 10 to 9
Outfield Range decreased from 8 to 7
CF defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 169 to 172
1984-04-02
Power increased from 3 to 4
1984-03-28
Weight increased from 168 to 169
1984-03-24
Weight increased from 167 to 168
1984-01-08
Weight decreased from 168 to 167
1984-01-01
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
1983-11-27
Weight decreased from 169 to 168
1983-11-13
1B defense increased from 0 to 1
1983-10-09
Weight increased from 168 to 169
1983-09-06
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
1983-08-15
Weight increased from 167 to 168
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 1
Movement decreased from 3 to 1
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 1
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 1
1983-04-05
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1983-03-11
Weight increased from 166 to 167
1983-01-02
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
1982-11-28
Weight increased from 165 to 166
1982-11-07
Weight decreased from 166 to 165
1982-10-17
Weight increased from 165 to 166
1982-10-10
RF defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 164 to 165
1982-10-03
RF defense increased from 5 to 6
1982-08-04
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 163 to 164
1982-04-01
Stealing increased from 9 to 10
Weight increased from 162 to 163
1982-01-03
Gap 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 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
RF defense increased from 4 to 5
1981-10-04
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Baserunning increased from 9 to 10
Infield Range decreased from 6 to 5
CF defense increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 158 to 162
1981-01-18
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap Potential increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Power Potential increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 4
LF defense increased from 6 to 8
RF defense increased from 2 to 4
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Control Potential increased from 1 to 2
GB% decreased from 40% to 38%
Weight increased from 157 to 158
1980-03-16
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Baserunning increased from 8 to 9
LF defense increased from 4 to 6
CF defense increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 1
Weight decreased from 158 to 157

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 21 29 27 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 6 0 0 0.037 0.103 0.141 0.0476 0.079 -70 -0.47
SML - VBL
1984 25 11 28 27 3 0 0 0 0 3 1 5 1 0 0.111 0.143 0.254 0.1364 0.120 -47 -0.34
SML - VBL
1983 24 34 50 47 12 1 0 1 2 5 3 7 1 0 0.255 0.300 0.640 0.2821 0.284 71 0.18
SML - VBL
1982 23 15 31 29 7 2 0 0 0 3 2 4 1 0 0.241 0.290 0.601 0.2800 0.270 54 -0.02
SML - VBL
1981 22 4 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.200 0.200 0.400 0.2000 0.179 -7 -0.08
Total - VBL
VBL
85 143 135 24 3 0 1 2 14 7 22 3 1 0.178 0.224 0.446 0.2054 0.203 13 -0.73

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
1986 27 46 172 158 45 8 2 5 19 24 13 30 11 3 0.285 0.343 0.799 0.3252 0.347 104 0.74
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1985 26 83 361 337 95 12 1 15 55 52 22 70 23 5 0.282 0.330 0.787 0.3175 0.345 100 1.92
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1984 25 74 323 294 84 9 4 12 51 44 22 52 30 5 0.286 0.342 0.808 0.3103 0.353 99 1.49
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 24 40 182 166 56 6 2 8 25 26 15 25 12 5 0.337 0.390 0.932 0.3582 0.402 139 1.48
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 23 56 245 222 87 18 1 5 21 46 21 44 20 5 0.392 0.445 0.994 0.4713 0.436 155 2.86
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1981 22 8 36 34 11 4 0 0 1 7 2 8 2 1 0.324 0.361 0.802 0.4231 0.346 97 0.15
WLK - ADL
1981 22 59 278 245 84 11 7 4 27 52 28 49 22 9 0.343 0.421 0.915 0.4167 0.410 154 3.12
WLK - ADL
1980 21 81 373 344 107 10 3 5 36 48 26 92 23 8 0.311 0.365 0.766 0.4130 0.351 104 2.30
WLK - ADL
1979 20 56 183 169 50 4 4 6 26 31 10 58 9 2 0.296 0.344 0.818 0.4151 0.367 122 1.44
None - None
None - None
1979 20 52 263 244 75 8 8 10 53 70 17 30 31 4 0.307 0.357 0.886 0.3186 0.384 142 1.44
Total - ??
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52 263 244 75 8 8 10 53 70 17 30 31 4 0.307 0.357 0.886 0.3186 0.384 142 1.44
Total - AAA
AAA
307 1319 1211 378 57 10 45 172 199 95 229 98 24 0.312 0.365 0.852 0.3539 0.372 116 8.65
Total - AA
AA
196 834 758 241 25 14 15 89 131 64 199 54 19 0.318 0.379 0.826 0.4147 0.374 125 6.85

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SML - VBL
1986 LF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.34
SML - VBL
1986 CF 9 44.0 12 0 0 1.000 2.455 1.028 0.32
SML - VBL
1984 LF 1 9.0 1 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.008 -0.01
SML - VBL
1984 CF 4 36.0 14 0 0 1.000 3.500 1.043 0.17
SML - VBL
1983 1B 1 2.0 3 0 0 1.000 13.500 0.000 0.00
SML - VBL
1983 LF 4 22.0 10 1 0 1.000 4.500 1.120 0.82
SML - VBL
1983 CF 7 43.0 9 0 0 1.000 1.884 1.168 0.56
SML - VBL
1982 LF 5 38.0 10 0 0 1.000 2.368 1.034 0.19
SML - VBL
1982 CF 4 22.0 2 1 0 1.000 1.227 1.080 0.12
SML - VBL
1981 LF 1 9.0 2 1 0 1.000 3.000 1.040 0.06
SML - VBL
1981 CF 3 5.0 2 0 0 1.000 3.600 1.059 0.09
Total 1B 1 2.0 3 0 0 0.00
Total LF 12 80.0 23 2 0 0.71
Total CF 27 150.0 39 1 0 1.27

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1986 LF 34 292.0 67 3 0 1.000 2.158 1.031 1.20
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1986 CF 4 32.0 13 0 0 1.000 3.656 1.004 0.81
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1986 RF 2 17.0 3 1 0 1.000 2.118 1.001 -0.42
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1985 LF 81 710.2 181 6 0 1.000 2.368 1.066 7.38
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1985 RF 1 9.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.17
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1984 LF 74 661.0 157 7 2 0.988 2.233 1.048 4.02
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 1B 2 8.1 5 0 1 0.833 5.400 0.537 -0.89
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 LF 36 309.1 62 3 0 1.000 1.891 1.048 2.16
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 CF 5 29.0 9 0 0 1.000 2.793 1.018 0.25
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 CF 56 472.1 118 7 4 0.969 2.382 1.027 1.99
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1981 LF 2 16.0 5 0 0 1.000 2.813 1.050 0.18
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1981 RF 6 49.2 14 2 0 1.000 2.899 1.093 0.83
WLK - ADL
1981 LF 11 90.1 18 0 2 0.900 1.793 1.028 0.42
WLK - ADL
1981 CF 45 404.2 114 11 5 0.962 2.780 1.063 5.72
WLK - ADL
1980 LF 44 367.2 64 4 2 0.971 1.665 1.145 6.23
WLK - ADL
1980 CF 35 266.2 53 6 1 0.983 1.991 1.038 1.65
WLK - ADL
1980 RF 8 56.0 8 3 2 0.846 1.768 1.043 0.26
WLK - ADL
1979 LF 18 131.1 26 2 1 0.966 1.919 0.967 -0.85
WLK - ADL
1979 CF 31 246.1 56 2 0 1.000 2.119 1.057 2.54
Total 1B 2 8.1 5 0 1 -0.89
Total LF 300 2578.1 580 25 7 20.75
Total CF 176 1451.0 363 26 10 12.95
Total RF 17 131.2 25 6 2 0.50
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Gold Glove 1986 - LF Hawthorn (SBL)
Batter of the Month Feb 1985 Hawthorn (SBL)
Feb 1982 West Lakes (ADL)
Player of the Week Dec 2, 1985 Hawthorn (SBL)
Jan 14, 1985 Hawthorn (SBL)
Jan 25, 1982 West Lakes (ADL)
Nov 17, 1980 West Lakes (ADL)
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