Herbie Chatterton
Geelong Cats (ML)
Herbie Chatterton
Birthdate:
June 30, 1959 (28 y, 2 m, 21 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
S/R
Height/Weight:
5'8"/184
Entry:
1980 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 5, Team: Geelong Cats
Contract:
$26k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
4 years, 99 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 4 years, 99 days
40-man Service Time 0 years, 68 days
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
1987 $26k ($26k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 3 1 2 4
vs R 4 4 1 2 4
vs L 4 3 1 2 3
Potential 4 3 1 2 4
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 2 3
Arm 1 7 1
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 5
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 8 4 4
vs R 8 4 4
vs L 9 4 4
Potential 10 4 4
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 9 10
Curveball 6 10
Changeup 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 95-97 mph
GB % 43%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 6
Hold 4
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 4 to 3
1987-04-18
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Error decreased from 4 to 3
1987-03-18
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1987-03-08
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1986-12-14
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1986-10-05
Movement vs R decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 45% to 43%
1986-04-14
Gap vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
1986-02-23
P defense decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 180 to 181
1986-01-19
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1986-01-05
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Gap decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 8 to 9
Movement Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Movement decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 47% to 45%
Weight decreased from 180 to 179
1985-09-29
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1985-03-21
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1985-01-13
Weight decreased from 179 to 178
1985-01-06
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 7 to 8
GB% decreased from 49% to 47%
1984-10-28
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1984-09-16
Weight decreased from 179 to 178
1984-09-04
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 47% to 49%
1984-07-17
GB% decreased from 48% to 47%
Weight decreased from 180 to 179
1984-04-02
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Eye Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1984-01-29
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1984-01-22
P defense decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1984-01-01
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Fastball increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 177 to 178
1983-09-06
Eye Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Control Potential increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 52% to 48%
1983-08-15
Weight decreased from 178 to 177
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 176 to 178
1983-04-09
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
1983-04-09
Stuff vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
1983-04-05
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1983-03-30
Weight decreased from 177 to 176
1983-03-11
Weight increased from 176 to 177
1983-01-02
Gap Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 51% to 52%
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
1982-11-14
Weight decreased from 177 to 176
1982-11-07
Weight increased from 176 to 177
1982-08-04
Weight increased from 172 to 176
1982-04-01
Weight increased from 171 to 172
1982-01-03
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Stuff increased from 4 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% decreased from 52% to 51%
Role changed from SP to RP
1981-10-04
Gap Potential increased from 3 to 5
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 1 to 2
P defense decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 54% to 52%
Curveball increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 168 to 171
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known

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
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 27 0 53 76.1 2-4 1 71 44 21.01% 13.02% 2.96% 66.33% 52.32% 0.268 5.188 4.155 109 3.839 1.03 -0.10
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 26 0 2 1.2 0-0 0 3 2 27.27% 18.18% 0.00% 66.67% 50.00% 0.800 10.800 2.590 66 3.553 8.21 0.03
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1984 25 0 17 18.2 0-1 0 11 11 13.58% 13.58% 2.47% 87.30% 46.34% 0.241 2.893 4.771 119 5.282 -1.88 -0.12
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1983 24 0 74 91.1 3-3 0 74 57 17.70% 13.64% 3.59% 75.00% 55.74% 0.313 4.829 4.897 120 4.326 -0.07 -0.66
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1982 23 0 15 21.2 0-0 0 20 10 19.05% 9.52% 2.86% 70.65% 35.71% 0.380 5.815 3.997 93 4.449 1.82 0.15
Total - VBL
VBL
0 161 209.2 5-8 1 179 124 18.78% 13.01% 3.15% 72.52% 51.55% 0.303 4.936 4.504 113 4.240 0.43 -0.68

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
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1981 22 0 19 19.0 1-2 3 22 12 24.18% 13.19% 2.20% 86.96% 41.18% 0.389 3.316 4.857 104 5.230 -1.54 0.01
PTA - ADL
1980 21 19 22 89.1 4-8 2 74 34 17.83% 8.19% 1.93% 56.60% 43.09% 0.357 6.146 4.673 112 5.104 1.47 0.49
Total - AAA
AAA
0 19 19.0 1-2 3 22 12 24.18% 13.19% 2.20% 86.96% 41.18% 0.389 3.316 4.857 104 5.230 -1.54 0.01
Total - AA
AA
19 22 89.1 4-8 2 74 34 17.83% 8.19% 1.93% 56.60% 43.09% 0.357 6.146 4.673 112 5.104 1.47 0.49

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 27 53 18 13 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0.077 0.143 0.220 0.1000 0.112 -46 -0.25
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 26 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1984 25 17 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -133 -0.06
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1983 24 74 18 15 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 5 0 0 0.200 0.200 0.400 0.3000 0.177 -5 -0.34
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1982 23 15 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -135 -0.02
Total - VBL
VBL
161 40 32 4 0 0 0 1 4 1 11 0 0 0.125 0.152 0.277 0.1905 0.128 -36 -0.67

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
1981 22 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
PTA - ADL
1980 21 22 31 25 7 0 1 1 7 3 1 7 0 0 0.280 0.296 0.776 0.3333 0.337 94 0.08
Total - AAA
AAA
19 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
22 31 25 7 0 1 1 7 3 1 7 0 0 0.280 0.296 0.776 0.3333 0.337 94 0.08

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 P 52 76.1 2 12 0 1.000 1.651 1.125 0.24
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 P 2 1.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.00
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1984 P 16 18.2 1 3 0 1.000 1.929 1.029 0.15
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1983 P 71 91.1 1 16 3 0.850 1.675 0.883 -1.30
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1982 P 15 21.2 2 2 0 1.000 1.662 1.016 0.00
Total P 156 209.2 6 33 3 -0.92

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1981 P 18 19.0 0 3 0 1.000 1.421 1.014 0.06
PTA - ADL
1980 P 22 89.1 3 5 2 0.800 0.806 0.995 0.73
Total P 40 108.1 3 8 2 0.80
Player Awards
None
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink1
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg G Rank
1983 VBL 74 2
Year Lg BB Rank
1983 VBL 57 4