Montana Amery
South Melbourne Swans (ML)
Montana Amery
Birthdate:
Feb. 3, 1961 (27 y, 11 m, 12 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/198
Entry:
1980 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 12, Team: South Melbourne Swans
Contract:
$29k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
4 years, 81 days

1988 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
SML - VBL
10 10 53.1 1-2 0 0 0 18 28 4.219 4.830 134 4.040 -0.09

1988 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
SML - VBL
10 15 4 0 0 0 3 3 0 3 0 0 0.267 0.250 0.517 0.221 0.308 30 -0.10 0.23

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
SML - VBL
P 9 53.1 1 11 0 1.0000 1.0274 0.234
Current Status
MLB Service Time 4 years, 81 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 9 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
ML DL Days (season) 21 days
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Well Known
Current Contract
1988 $29k ($10.8k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 4 1 1 4
vs R 4 4 1 1 4
vs L 4 4 1 1 4
Potential 4 4 1 1 4
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 1
Error 1 2
Arm 1 5 2
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 10
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 6 5 6
vs R 6 5 7
vs L 6 5 6
Potential 6 5 6
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 8 8
Curveball 7 7
Cir. Change 6 6
Other Pitching
Velocity 96-98 mph
GB % 60%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 6
Hold 5
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-01
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Stuff Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Control decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
Fastball increased from 7 to 8
1988-10-09
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1988-09-18
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1988-09-06
Movement vs R decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 63% to 61%
Stamina decreased from 7 to 6
Fastball decreased from 8 to 7
Circle Change Pot decreased from 7 to 6
Circle Change decreased from 7 to 6
1988-07-29
Weight decreased from 199 to 196
1988-04-16
Stuff decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
1988-01-24
Weight increased from 198 to 199
1988-01-17
Eye Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Eye decreased from 2 to 1
Eye vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Eye vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1987-12-20
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1987-09-20
Eye Potential increased from 1 to 2
Eye increased from 1 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 1 to 2
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 195 to 196
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 194 to 195
1987-04-18
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1987-04-11
Weight increased from 193 to 194
1987-03-20
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1987-03-08
Control Potential increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
1986-12-28
Hold increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1986-10-05
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Fastball increased from 7 to 8
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
1986-08-10
Weight decreased from 194 to 193
1986-07-17
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 189 to 194
1986-04-14
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Outfield Error decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Arm decreased from 3 to 2
GB% increased from 62% to 63%
Circle Change Pot increased from 6 to 7
Circle Change increased from 6 to 7
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1986-03-02
Weight decreased from 190 to 189
1986-01-12
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1986-01-05
Circle Change increased from 5 to 6
1985-11-10
Weight increased from 188 to 189
1985-09-29
Stuff Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Role changed from RP to SP
1985-07-23
Role changed from CL to RP
1985-03-31
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Movement increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
Curveball increased from 6 to 7
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1985-03-08
Role changed from RP to CL
1985-03-03
Weight decreased from 189 to 188
1985-02-10
Weight increased from 188 to 189
1985-01-06
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 58% to 61%
1984-12-30
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1984-12-23
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1984-10-07
Weight decreased from 187 to 186
1984-09-04
Movement vs R decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 60% to 58%
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1984-08-10
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1984-07-29
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1984-07-17
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Circle Change increased from 4 to 5
1984-04-02
Avoid Ks increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 1 to 2
Control vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Stamina decreased from 8 to 7
Circle Change Pot increased from 5 to 6
1984-03-10
Weight decreased from 185 to 184
1984-01-01
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 1 to 2
Infield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 62% to 60%
1983-12-18
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1983-11-20
Weight decreased from 185 to 184
1983-10-09
Stuff Potential increased from 7 to 8
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from SP to RP
Weight decreased from 186 to 185
1983-10-02
P defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 184 to 186
1983-08-09
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1983-07-17
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1983-04-09
Eye Potential decreased from 2 to 1
1983-04-09
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
Circle Change increased from 3 to 4
1983-04-05
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1983-01-16
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1983-01-02
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye Potential increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 3 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
1982-12-26
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1982-08-04
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1982-04-01
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1982-01-03
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap Potential increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
Circle Change increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1981-10-04
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Eye Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Turn Double Play decreased from 2 to 1
Outfield Error increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Arm increased from 2 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Velocity increased from 95-97 mph to 96-98 mph
GB% increased from 58% to 61%
Curveball increased from 3 to 5
Circle Change increased from 1 to 2
Weight increased from 180 to 182

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
SML - VBL
1988 27 10 10 53.1 1 2 0 28 18 12.39% 7.96% 4.42% 67.86% 52.80% 0.253 4.219 4.830 134 4.040 -0.61 -0.09
SML - VBL
1987 26 26 26 150.0 9 11 0 103 53 15.90% 8.18% 2.01% 73.92% 57.23% 0.303 3.780 3.385 90 3.668 0.39 2.85
SML - VBL
1986 25 16 16 104.1 6 4 0 70 35 16.43% 8.22% 2.35% 82.14% 52.42% 0.255 2.760 3.483 91 3.759 -0.72 1.91
SML - VBL
1985 24 20 20 111.2 8 5 0 62 32 13.42% 6.93% 3.03% 74.57% 58.33% 0.281 4.191 4.050 103 3.929 0.14 1.38
SML - VBL
1984 23 0 62 64.1 4 3 2 44 33 15.88% 11.91% 3.61% 75.61% 54.81% 0.275 4.477 4.705 117 4.216 -0.23 -0.32
SML - VBL
1983 22 0 16 18.1 0 0 1 8 15 9.30% 17.44% 5.81% 77.42% 48.72% 0.316 6.873 7.245 178 5.623 -0.37 -0.63
Total - VBL
VBL
72 150 502.0 28 25 3 315 186 14.82% 8.75% 2.92% 75.43% 55.39% 0.280 3.908 4.017 104 3.926 -0.11 5.11

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
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 22 8 8 42.1 1 5 0 34 14 17.62% 7.25% 3.63% 66.99% 61.90% 0.363 5.953 5.020 112 4.175 0.93 0.32
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 21 17 17 90.2 5 11 0 65 39 15.40% 9.24% 2.13% 65.16% 55.03% 0.366 6.154 5.146 106 5.543 1.01 0.94
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1981 20 3 3 14.2 0 1 0 10 7 13.89% 9.72% 4.17% 69.77% 71.88% 0.380 6.750 6.841 147 5.197 -0.09 -0.13
WLK - ADL
1981 20 17 17 111.1 11 3 0 102 28 22.27% 6.11% 0.66% 74.93% 58.25% 0.352 3.072 3.547 87 4.203 -0.47 2.36
WLK - ADL
1980 19 9 24 60.0 5 5 8 47 27 16.79% 9.64% 2.14% 67.88% 54.24% 0.395 6.000 5.257 126 5.202 0.74 -0.15
Total - AAA
AAA
28 28 147.2 6 17 0 109 60 15.87% 8.73% 2.77% 66.13% 58.69% 0.367 6.156 5.278 112 5.117 0.88 1.13
Total - AA
AA
26 41 171.1 16 8 8 149 55 20.19% 7.45% 1.22% 71.95% 56.79% 0.369 4.097 4.146 101 4.553 -0.05 2.20

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
1988 27 10 18 15 4 0 0 0 3 3 0 3 0 0 0.267 0.250 0.517 0.3077 0.221 30 -0.10
SML - VBL
1987 26 26 54 45 7 0 0 0 0 3 0 12 0 0 0.156 0.156 0.311 0.2121 0.138 -32 -0.76
SML - VBL
1986 25 16 41 36 11 0 0 0 6 4 0 10 0 0 0.306 0.297 0.603 0.4074 0.262 63 -0.13
SML - VBL
1985 24 20 39 36 4 1 1 0 2 0 0 15 0 0 0.111 0.111 0.306 0.1905 0.128 -36 -0.43
SML - VBL
1984 23 62 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -133 -0.10
SML - VBL
1983 22 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -131 -0.01
Total - VBL
VBL
150 156 135 26 1 1 0 11 10 0 41 0 0 0.193 0.190 0.405 0.2708 0.176 -4 -1.53

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
1983 22 8 14 12 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0.167 0.167 0.333 0.3333 0.151 -39 -0.18
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 21 17 30 25 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 10 0 0 0.080 0.077 0.157 0.1250 0.070 -99 -0.56
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1981 20 3 5 5 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0.600 0.600 1.400 0.7500 0.615 283 0.13
WLK - ADL
1981 20 17 44 33 6 0 0 0 2 2 0 14 0 0 0.182 0.206 0.388 0.3158 0.186 -25 -0.40
WLK - ADL
1980 19 24 17 13 4 2 0 0 3 3 1 3 0 0 0.308 0.357 0.819 0.4000 0.371 118 0.16
None - None
None - None
1980 19 10 51 48 17 3 1 0 9 14 1 5 6 3 0.354 0.373 0.831 0.3864 0.363 125 0.20
Total - ??
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10 51 48 17 3 1 0 9 14 1 5 6 3 0.354 0.373 0.831 0.3864 0.363 125 0.20
Total - AAA
AAA
28 49 42 7 1 0 0 3 0 0 17 0 0 0.167 0.163 0.353 0.2692 0.156 -43 -0.61
Total - AA
AA
41 61 46 10 2 0 0 5 5 1 17 0 0 0.217 0.250 0.511 0.3448 0.240 15 -0.24

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SML - VBL
1988 P 9 53.1 1 11 0 1.000 2.025 1.027 0.23
SML - VBL
1987 P 26 150.0 6 18 2 0.923 1.440 0.930 -0.19
SML - VBL
1986 P 16 104.1 4 15 0 1.000 1.639 1.034 -0.21
SML - VBL
1985 P 20 111.2 4 22 0 1.000 2.096 1.070 0.80
SML - VBL
1984 P 60 64.1 3 12 0 1.000 2.098 1.029 -0.27
SML - VBL
1983 P 16 18.1 0 3 0 1.000 1.473 1.027 0.14
Total P 147 502.0 18 81 2 0.49

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 P 8 42.1 1 11 0 1.000 2.551 1.034 0.21
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 P 17 90.2 9 9 0 1.000 1.787 1.123 0.65
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1981 P 3 14.2 2 0 0 1.000 1.227 0.000 0.03
WLK - ADL
1981 P 17 111.1 5 18 1 0.958 1.859 1.048 1.39
WLK - ADL
1980 P 23 60.0 4 12 1 0.941 2.400 1.139 1.49
Total P 68 319.0 21 50 2 3.77
Victorian Baseball League Pitching Log
Click two rows to sum games (Clear)
Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Jan. 10, 1989
Jan 10
@STK 2 - 7 6.2 6 7 2 2 2 2 0 0 7 11 29 95 33 -0.34
Jan. 5, 1989
Jan 5
COL 3 - 1 5.2 3 1 1 1 4 3 0 0 8 4 22 91 54 0.13
Nov. 16, 1988
Nov 16
STK 2 - 3 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 35 -0.06
Nov. 10, 1988
Nov 10
COL 4 - 2 6.0 5 2 1 0 3 2 0 0 10 6 26 90 56 0.11
Nov. 5, 1988
Nov 5
NML 3 - 4 7.0 5 3 3 1 1 5 0 0 5 10 26 86 60 -0.13
Oct. 31, 1988
Oct 31
@GEE 0 - 8 5.0 6 7 7 2 2 3 0 0 7 4 23 84 24 -0.15
Oct. 25, 1988
Oct 25
ESS 6 - 10 6.0 9 4 4 1 0 3 0 0 8 6 26 97 43 -0.14
Oct. 19, 1988
Oct 19
@CRL 2 - 3 5.0 4 2 2 1 2 3 0 0 6 6 21 93 49 0.01
Oct. 13, 1988
Oct 13
GEE 5 - 3 6.0 5 3 3 1 3 4 0 0 7 6 25 92 49 -0.13
Oct. 8, 1988
Oct 8
MEL 8 - 4 6.0 8 2 1 1 1 3 0 0 8 6 27 86 49 0.02
Victorian Baseball League Hitting Log
Click two rows to sum games (Clear)
Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
Jan. 10, 1989
Jan 10
@STK 2 - 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Jan. 5, 1989
Jan 5
COL 3 - 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Nov. 16, 1988
Nov 16
STK 2 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 10, 1988
Nov 10
COL 4 - 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Nov. 5, 1988
Nov 5
NML 3 - 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
Oct. 31, 1988
Oct 31
@GEE 0 - 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Oct. 25, 1988
Oct 25
ESS 6 - 10 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.04
Oct. 19, 1988
Oct 19
@CRL 2 - 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.04
Oct. 13, 1988
Oct 13
GEE 5 - 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.19
Oct. 8, 1988
Oct 8
MEL 8 - 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Month Nov 1987 South Melbourne (VBL)
Dec 1981 West Lakes (ADL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink2
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg G Rank
1984 VBL 62 6
Year Lg GS Rank
1987 VBL 26 7
Year Lg L Rank
1987 VBL 11 6
Year Lg Hold Rank
1984 VBL 15 4
Year Lg WP Rank
1987 VBL 5 9
Year Lg Hits Rank
1987 VBL 154 8
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
1987 VBL 13 2