Chris Pearce
Essendon Knights (ML)
Chris Pearce
Birthdate:
March 29, 1958 (29 y, 5 m, 22 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'1"/199
Entry:
1980 Draft - Round: 3, Overall: 17, Team: Essendon Knights
Contract:
$26k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 23 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 23 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty Normal
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Fair
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 5
vs R 4 3 1 2 5
vs L 4 2 1 2 5
Potential 4 3 1 2 5
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 7
Error 2 4
Arm 1 5 4
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 5
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 1
Running 2
Sac Bunt 7
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 6 6 5
vs R 6 6 5
vs L 6 6 6
Potential 6 6 6
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 7 7
Curveball 7 7
Other Pitching
Velocity 92-94 mph
GB % 58%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 6
Hold 9
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
Control decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs R decreased from 6 to 5
1987-07-17
Weight decreased from 200 to 199
1987-04-25
Weight decreased from 201 to 200
1987-04-18
Power Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Power decreased from 2 to 1
Power vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Eye Potential increased from 1 to 2
Eye increased from 1 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 1 to 2
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 57% to 58%
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1987-04-05
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1987-03-08
Stuff Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Fastball Pot decreased from 8 to 7
Fastball decreased from 8 to 7
1986-12-07
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
1986-10-26
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1986-10-05
Gap vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Outfield Range decreased from 8 to 7
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 56% to 57%
1986-08-10
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
1986-07-17
Weight decreased from 206 to 205
1986-04-14
Power Potential increased from 1 to 2
Power increased from 1 to 2
Power vs R increased from 1 to 2
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1986-01-05
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 58% to 56%
1985-09-29
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 56% to 58%
1985-04-11
Weight decreased from 207 to 206
1985-03-31
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 58% to 56%
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
1985-01-06
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
Changeup Pot decreased from 2 to 0
Changeup decreased from 1 to 0
1984-12-16
P defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 206 to 207
1984-11-25
Weight increased from 204 to 206
1984-10-21
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
1984-10-14
Weight increased from 204 to 205
1984-10-07
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 7
Role changed from SP to RP
1984-09-16
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
1984-09-04
Stuff vs L decreased from 6 to 5
1984-08-10
Weight increased from 204 to 205
1984-07-17
GB% increased from 57% to 58%
Weight increased from 202 to 204
1984-04-02
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Changeup Pot increased from 1 to 2
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1984-03-24
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1984-01-08
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1984-01-01
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Movement increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 56% to 57%
1983-12-11
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
1983-08-15
Weight increased from 202 to 203
1983-07-17
Weight decreased from 204 to 202
1983-04-19
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1983-04-09
Infield Arm increased from 4 to 5
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
1983-04-05
Weight increased from 202 to 203
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1983-01-16
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1983-01-09
Weight decreased from 202 to 201
1983-01-02
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Curveball Pot decreased from 8 to 7
1982-11-28
Weight decreased from 203 to 202
1982-09-19
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1982-08-28
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1982-08-04
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1982-01-03
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 55% to 56%
Curveball increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 202 to 204
1981-10-04
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Eye Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Fastball increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 200 to 202
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair

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
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1986 28 0 60 56.1 4-5 0 40 19 17.39% 8.26% 2.17% 85.71% 53.28% 0.228 2.396 3.342 87 3.677 -0.95 0.58
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1985 27 0 42 64.0 3-3 0 46 15 18.25% 5.95% 1.19% 78.70% 50.37% 0.272 2.531 2.465 63 3.560 0.07 1.40
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1984 26 0 54 74.1 4-1 2 57 27 18.94% 8.97% 1.33% 77.01% 56.67% 0.264 2.664 2.884 72 3.597 -0.22 1.23
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1983 25 0 29 33.2 2-3 0 14 22 9.03% 14.19% 2.58% 78.01% 53.16% 0.303 4.812 5.385 132 5.779 -0.57 -0.54
Total - VBL
VBL
0 185 228.1 13-12 2 157 83 16.74% 8.85% 1.71% 79.51% 53.48% 0.264 2.877 3.248 82 3.928 -0.37 2.67

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
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1983 25 0 24 24.1 4-1 4 39 11 36.11% 10.19% 0.00% 71.88% 54.55% 0.339 2.589 1.688 38 2.752 0.90 0.98
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1982 24 0 37 34.2 0-3 18 45 20 28.66% 12.74% 1.91% 74.35% 56.60% 0.386 4.414 4.126 85 4.195 0.29 0.51
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1981 23 0 30 31.1 1-3 14 41 11 30.15% 8.09% 1.47% 68.06% 60.00% 0.333 3.160 3.079 66 3.306 0.08 0.97
WAD - ADL
1981 23 0 2 1.1 0-0 0 2 1 28.57% 14.29% 0.00% 66.67% 50.00% 0.500 6.750 3.389 83 4.367 3.36 0.02
WAD - ADL
1980 22 0 17 21.2 2-1 0 36 6 38.71% 6.45% 0.00% 78.57% 50.00% 0.408 2.492 1.531 37 2.425 0.96 0.81
Total - AAA
AAA
0 91 90.1 5-7 36 125 42 31.17% 10.47% 1.25% 71.77% 57.35% 0.356 3.487 3.106 66 3.498 0.38 2.47
Total - AA
AA
0 19 23.0 2-1 0 38 7 38.00% 7.00% 0.00% 77.42% 50.00% 0.415 2.739 1.639 39 2.538 1.10 0.82

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
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1986 28 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1985 27 42 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -129 -0.06
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1984 26 54 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.333 0.333 1.000 0.5000 0.419 167 0.10
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1983 25 29 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -131 -0.01
Total - VBL
VBL
185 6 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.167 0.167 0.500 0.2500 0.210 19 0.03

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
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1983 25 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -146 -0.08
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1982 24 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1981 23 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
WAD - ADL
1981 23 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
WAD - ADL
1980 22 17 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 - AAA
AAA
91 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -146 -0.08
Total - AA
AA
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

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1986 P 58 56.1 1 11 1 0.923 1.917 0.962 -0.07
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1985 P 42 64.0 2 8 0 1.000 1.406 1.022 -0.13
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1984 P 53 74.1 3 13 0 1.000 1.937 1.120 0.64
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1983 P 27 33.2 0 5 0 1.000 1.337 1.027 0.13
Total P 180 228.1 6 37 1 0.57

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1983 P 24 24.1 0 3 2 0.600 1.110 0.864 -0.60
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1982 P 34 34.2 1 2 0 1.000 0.779 1.022 0.03
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1981 P 30 31.1 0 1 0 1.000 0.287 1.014 0.07
WAD - ADL
1981 P 2 1.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.01
WAD - ADL
1980 P 17 21.2 0 1 0 1.000 0.415 0.996 0.18
Total P 107 113.1 1 7 2 -0.31
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
League Champ 1987 Essendon (VBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink1
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg G Rank
1986 VBL 60 10
Year Lg Hold Rank
1984 VBL 14 6
1986 VBL 18 2