Cecil Pickering
Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles (ML)
Cecil Pickering
Birthdate:
April 25, 1962 (25 y, 4 m, 26 d)
Position:
SS
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'11"/184
Entry:
1980 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 8, Team: Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles
Contract:
$19.4k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
2 years, 3 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 2 years, 3 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty Normal
Greed Low
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Well Known
Local Popular
Current Contract
1987 $19.4k ($19.4k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 6 7 5 4 5
vs R 6 7 5 4 5
vs L 6 8 6 5 5
Potential 7 8 5 4 8
Fielding C IF OF
Range 8 4
Error 9 6
Arm 1 9 8
Turn DP 7
C Ability 1
Position
Second 1
Third 2
Shortstop 7
Left Field 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 8
Stealing 6
Running 10
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 1
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 % 42%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
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
1987-08-15
Weight decreased from 185 to 184
1987-08-03
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 182 to 184
1987-04-18
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
National Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1987-03-08
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
2B defense decreased from 2 to 1
GB% decreased from 44% to 42%
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1986-10-26
Weight increased from 180 to 181
1986-10-19
3B defense decreased from 3 to 2
1986-10-05
Outfield Range decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1986-08-22
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1986-08-10
Baserunning increased from 9 to 10
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 176 to 178
1986-04-14
Weight increased from 175 to 176
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
1986-03-22
Weight decreased from 176 to 175
1986-03-02
Weight decreased from 177 to 176
1986-01-05
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
1985-12-29
Weight increased from 176 to 177
1985-11-24
2B defense decreased from 3 to 2
1985-11-10
Stealing increased from 5 to 6
1985-10-20
LF defense decreased from 2 to 1
1985-09-29
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Arm decreased from 9 to 8
2B defense increased from 2 to 3
1985-08-22
Weight increased from 175 to 176
1985-08-16
Weight decreased from 176 to 175
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 175 to 176
1985-03-31
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
Outfield Arm increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 174 to 175
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1985-03-13
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
Weight increased from 173 to 174
1985-03-08
Speed increased from 8 to 9
Baserunning increased from 8 to 9
3B defense decreased from 4 to 3
1985-03-03
Weight increased from 172 to 173
1985-02-10
2B defense decreased from 3 to 2
1985-01-20
Weight decreased from 173 to 172
1985-01-06
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Infield Range decreased from 9 to 8
GB% decreased from 46% to 44%
1984-12-23
Weight increased from 172 to 173
1984-11-25
Weight decreased from 173 to 172
1984-11-18
SS defense decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 172 to 173
1984-11-04
Weight increased from 171 to 172
1984-10-28
Weight increased from 170 to 171
1984-10-21
Weight increased from 169 to 170
1984-09-30
2B defense increased from 2 to 3
3B defense increased from 3 to 4
1984-09-16
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
3B defense increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 168 to 169
1984-08-22
Weight increased from 167 to 168
1984-08-16
Weight increased from 166 to 167
1984-07-17
Gap Potential increased from 7 to 8
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 164 to 166
1984-03-28
Weight increased from 163 to 164
1984-03-15
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1984-01-01
Infield Error increased from 8 to 9
1983-09-18
Baserunning increased from 7 to 8
1983-09-05
Weight increased from 162 to 163
1983-08-28
Baserunning decreased from 8 to 7
1983-08-15
Baserunning increased from 7 to 8
1983-07-23
Weight increased from 161 to 162
1983-07-17
Weight decreased from 163 to 161
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
1983-04-09
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Movement decreased from 4 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 4 to 2
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
1983-03-26
SS defense increased from 7 to 8
1983-03-11
SS defense decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 162 to 163
1983-03-06
SS defense increased from 7 to 8
1983-01-23
Weight increased from 161 to 162
1983-01-09
Weight decreased from 162 to 161
1983-01-02
Gap vs L increased from 7 to 8
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
1982-09-07
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 7 to 8
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
Infield Error increased from 7 to 8
Control Potential increased from 1 to 2
1982-08-11
Weight increased from 161 to 162
1982-08-04
Speed increased from 8 to 9
SS defense increased from 6 to 7
1982-04-01
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Baserunning increased from 6 to 7
Infield Arm increased from 8 to 9
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 1
1982-01-03
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Eye increased from 1 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 1 to 2
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
Stealing increased from 4 to 5
2B defense increased from 1 to 2
3B defense increased from 1 to 2
SS defense increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 160 to 161
1981-10-04
Contact Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Bunt for Hit decreased from 4 to 3
Stealing decreased from 5 to 4
Infield Range increased from 8 to 9
Turn Double Play increased from 6 to 7
Outfield Arm increased from 7 to 8
SS defense increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential increased from 1 to 3
Fastball Pot decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 156 to 160
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known

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
MAN - SBC
1986 24 126 495 453 111 28 4 7 37 44 36 126 8 3 0.245 0.307 0.678 0.3240 0.296 81 1.78
MAN - SBC
1985 23 78 270 253 66 14 2 3 23 26 13 73 4 0 0.261 0.304 0.671 0.3539 0.292 78 1.14
MAN - SBC
1984 22 18 67 61 10 2 2 0 7 3 6 26 0 1 0.164 0.239 0.501 0.2857 0.219 29 -0.43
Total - SBC
SBC
222 832 767 187 44 8 10 67 73 55 225 12 4 0.244 0.301 0.662 0.3315 0.288 76 2.48

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
Dee Why - RES
DY - RES
1984 22 67 269 243 69 22 3 4 30 28 23 74 4 3 0.284 0.346 0.794 0.3892 0.346 106 1.87
Dee Why - RES
DY - RES
1983 21 88 329 302 78 23 5 3 31 34 22 88 3 3 0.258 0.310 0.707 0.3505 0.310 70 1.11
Dee Why - RES
DY - RES
1982 20 66 267 244 66 16 1 4 18 30 18 83 2 0 0.271 0.333 0.727 0.3949 0.321 76 0.60
NAR - YL
1982 20 22 94 85 25 6 2 0 7 9 8 27 0 2 0.294 0.362 0.774 0.4310 0.342 94 0.46
NAR - YL
1981 19 88 395 357 109 25 4 10 50 58 27 102 4 7 0.305 0.367 0.849 0.4008 0.380 117 2.95
NAR - YL
1980 18 81 302 284 81 10 2 5 37 34 10 82 7 2 0.285 0.325 0.712 0.3838 0.325 81 0.81
None - None
None - None
1980 18 23 116 100 49 12 4 2 32 46 10 6 11 4 0.490 0.539 1.289 0.5000 0.546 256 2.24
Total - ??
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23 116 100 49 12 4 2 32 46 10 6 11 4 0.490 0.539 1.289 0.5000 0.546 256 2.24
Total - AAA
AAA
221 865 789 213 61 9 11 79 92 63 245 9 6 0.270 0.328 0.740 0.3755 0.325 83 3.58
Total - AA
AA
191 791 726 215 41 8 15 94 101 45 211 11 11 0.296 0.350 0.787 0.3976 0.355 100 4.22

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
MAN - SBC
1986 SS 126 1105.0 166 410 9 0.985 4.691 1.012 2.69
MAN - SBC
1985 SS 76 624.2 92 222 3 0.991 4.524 1.024 3.52
MAN - SBC
1984 SS 18 157.2 23 50 6 0.924 4.167 0.949 -1.55
Total SS 220 1887.1 281 682 18 4.66

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Dee Why - RES
DY - RES
1984 3B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Dee Why - RES
DY - RES
1984 SS 67 577.1 70 177 5 0.980 3.851 1.037 3.38
Dee Why - RES
DY - RES
1983 SS 88 734.2 106 238 6 0.983 4.214 1.064 7.07
Dee Why - RES
DY - RES
1982 SS 66 560.1 79 179 8 0.970 4.144 1.007 0.83
NAR - YL
1982 SS 22 183.0 18 47 1 0.985 3.197 1.103 2.46
NAR - YL
1981 2B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
NAR - YL
1981 3B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
NAR - YL
1981 SS 89 743.2 105 175 2 0.993 3.389 1.073 6.04
NAR - YL
1980 SS 75 579.0 73 169 7 0.972 3.762 0.983 -1.30
NAR - YL
1980 LF 7 56.0 12 1 0 1.000 2.089 1.072 0.51
Total 2B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total 3B 2 2.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total SS 407 3378.0 451 985 29 18.49
Total LF 7 56.0 12 1 0 0.51
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Gold Glove 1984 - SS Dee Why (RES)
Player of the Week Nov 2, 1981 Narrabeen (YL)
Jan 5, 1981 Narrabeen (YL)
Nov 10, 1980 Narrabeen (YL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink1
Grey Ink3
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1986 SBC 126 1
Year Lg K Rank
1986 SBC 126 6
Year Lg 2B Rank
1986 SBC 28 10
Year Lg G Rank
1986 SBC 126 1