Paul Caton
Geelong Cats (ML)
Paul Caton
Birthdate:
Nov. 24, 1961 (25 y, 8 m, 28 d)
Position:
LF
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'4"/215
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$18k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
0 years, 157 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 0 years, 157 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence High
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 8 5 5
vs R 5 6 9 5 5
vs L 5 5 7 4 4
Potential 5 5 8 5 7
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 6
Error 2 4
Arm 1 3 5
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Left Field 6
Center Field 1
Right Field 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 5
Running 4
Sac Bunt 2
Bunt for Hit 3
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 % 39%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-08-21
Weight increased from 214 to 215
1987-08-03
Weight increased from 213 to 214
1987-07-17
Stealing increased from 4 to 5
Position changed from RF to LF
Weight decreased from 214 to 213
1987-04-18
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Bunt for Hit increased from 2 to 3
1987-03-08
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Power increased from 7 to 8
Power vs R increased from 7 to 9
Power vs L increased from 6 to 7
Eye Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 213 to 214
1986-12-28
Weight decreased from 214 to 213
1986-11-30
Weight decreased from 215 to 214
1986-08-28
Weight increased from 214 to 215
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 212 to 214
1986-03-18
Speed decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 211 to 212
1986-03-09
Weight increased from 210 to 211
1986-02-16
Weight decreased from 211 to 210
1986-02-02
LF defense increased from 5 to 6
1986-01-05
Power increased from 6 to 7
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
Eye increased from 4 to 5
1985-12-08
LF defense increased from 4 to 5
1985-11-03
LF defense increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 210 to 211
1985-10-06
Weight decreased from 211 to 210
1985-09-29
Power increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 41% to 39%
Weight increased from 210 to 211
1985-08-16
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1985-07-23
Weight decreased from 210 to 209
1985-04-11
Weight decreased from 211 to 210
1985-03-31
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 210 to 211
1985-03-13
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1985-03-08
Weight decreased from 210 to 209
1985-02-10
Weight decreased from 211 to 210
1985-01-13
Weight increased from 210 to 211
1985-01-06
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Power Potential increased from 7 to 8
Power increased from 3 to 5
Power vs R increased from 3 to 6
Power vs L increased from 3 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% decreased from 42% to 41%
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1984-10-07
Baserunning increased from 3 to 4
1984-09-16
Weight increased from 207 to 209
1984-09-04
Power Potential increased from 6 to 7
1984-08-16
Weight increased from 206 to 207
1984-07-17
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
1984-04-02
Power Potential increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
GB% decreased from 44% to 42%
1984-03-28
Weight increased from 205 to 206
1984-03-04
Weight decreased from 206 to 205
1984-02-26
Weight decreased from 207 to 206
1984-01-22
Weight increased from 206 to 207
1984-01-01
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
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 2 to 3
1983-11-20
Weight increased from 205 to 206
1983-10-02
Weight decreased from 207 to 205
1983-09-06
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
1983-07-17
Weight decreased from 208 to 207
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 Potential increased from 3 to 4
Gap Potential increased from 5 to 6
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
1983-01-02
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
RF defense increased from 3 to 4
1982-11-21
Weight increased from 206 to 208
1982-10-10
Weight increased from 205 to 206
1982-09-07
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
RF defense decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 204 to 205
1982-08-04
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Infield Arm decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1982-04-01
Stealing increased from 3 to 4
CF defense decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 201 to 203
1982-01-03
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Eye Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
CF defense increased from 1 to 2
RF defense increased from 3 to 4
1981-10-04
Gap vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
LF defense increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1981-01-18
Contact increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs R increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs L increased from 1 to 2
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Sac Bunt decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Error increased from 3 to 4
RF defense increased from 2 to 3
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 43% to 44%
Weight decreased from 201 to 200

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
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 24 86 98 88 27 7 0 7 16 17 8 21 0 0 0.307 0.367 0.992 0.3279 0.420 177 1.12
Total - VBL
VBL
86 98 88 27 7 0 7 16 17 8 21 0 0 0.307 0.367 0.992 0.3279 0.420 177 1.12

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
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1985 23 83 359 324 76 18 1 22 70 35 29 88 0 0 0.235 0.301 0.801 0.2488 0.342 98 0.36
PTA - ADL
1984 22 52 124 107 36 2 0 6 29 20 13 31 0 0 0.336 0.411 0.935 0.4167 0.417 149 0.99
PTA - ADL
1983 21 20 21 19 3 0 0 1 4 1 1 7 0 0 0.158 0.191 0.506 0.1667 0.221 15 -0.20
PTA - ADL
1982 20 35 31 30 9 2 0 1 2 4 1 12 0 0 0.300 0.323 0.789 0.4706 0.355 106 0.14
Total - AAA
AAA
83 359 324 76 18 1 22 70 35 29 88 0 0 0.235 0.301 0.801 0.2488 0.342 98 0.36
Total - AA
AA
107 176 156 48 4 0 8 35 25 15 50 0 0 0.308 0.369 0.857 0.3960 0.382 126 0.93

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 2B 1 6.0 3 1 0 1.000 6.000 0.032 -0.95
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 LF 3 22.0 4 0 0 1.000 1.636 0.981 -0.26
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 CF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 RF 1 9.0 2 0 0 1.000 2.000 1.000 -0.18
Total 2B 1 6.0 3 1 0 -0.95
Total LF 3 22.0 4 0 0 -0.26
Total CF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total RF 1 9.0 2 0 0 -0.18

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1985 LF 82 698.2 127 6 7 0.950 1.713 0.960 -5.00
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1985 RF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PTA - ADL
1984 LF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PTA - ADL
1984 CF 2 5.2 4 0 0 1.000 6.353 1.013 0.26
PTA - ADL
1984 RF 24 178.1 33 2 1 0.972 1.766 0.968 -1.31
PTA - ADL
1983 LF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PTA - ADL
1983 RF 8 20.0 3 0 0 1.000 1.350 0.766 -0.62
PTA - ADL
1982 LF 8 32.1 8 0 0 1.000 2.227 0.913 -0.54
PTA - ADL
1982 CF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PTA - ADL
1982 RF 20 34.2 13 1 2 0.875 3.635 1.080 0.83
Total LF 92 733.0 135 6 7 -5.54
Total CF 3 6.2 4 0 0 0.26
Total RF 53 234.0 49 3 3 -1.11
Player Awards
None
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