Michael Brown
Newtown Jets (ML)
Michael Brown
Birthdate:
Dec. 16, 1962 (26 y, 1 m, 6 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'5"/237
Entry:
1981 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 10, Team: Newtown Jets
Contract:
$19.7k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 66 days

1988 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
17 17 114.2 9-2 0 0 0 30 90 3.297 3.584 95 3.346 2.18

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
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
17 35 5 0 0 1 2 2 0 14 0 0 0.143 0.139 0.368 0.157 0.191 -20 -0.50 0.03

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
P 17 114.2 5 18 1 0.9583 1.0452 0.035
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 66 days
40-man Service Time 0 years, 7 days
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Fair
Current Contract
1988 $19.7k ($6.2k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 3 1 2 2
vs R 3 3 1 2 2
vs L 3 3 1 2 2
Potential 3 3 1 2 2
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 4 1
Arm 1 6 1
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 7
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 8 6 5
vs R 8 7 5
vs L 8 6 5
Potential 8 6 6
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 9 9
Curveball 7 7
Changeup 4 8
Forkball 8 8
Other Pitching
Velocity 96-98 mph
GB % 60%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 8
Hold 6
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-01
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 62% to 60%
Fastball increased from 8 to 9
Changeup increased from 3 to 4
1988-12-11
Weight increased from 236 to 237
1988-10-02
Weight increased from 235 to 236
1988-09-06
Outfield Arm decreased from 2 to 1
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
Weight increased from 233 to 235
1988-08-28
Weight increased from 232 to 233
1988-04-16
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 62% to 61%
Curveball Pot decreased from 8 to 7
Changeup increased from 2 to 3
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1988-04-06
Weight increased from 231 to 232
1988-01-17
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
1987-11-22
Weight increased from 230 to 231
1987-09-20
Sac Bunt decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 7 to 8
Curveball increased from 6 to 7
1987-05-06
P defense decreased from 4 to 1
Weight increased from 229 to 230
1987-04-18
GB% increased from 60% to 62%
Curveball Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Changeup Pot increased from 7 to 8
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1987-04-05
Weight increased from 228 to 229
1987-03-08
Sac Bunt increased from 7 to 8
Stuff Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Stuff decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff vs L decreased from 8 to 7
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
Changeup increased from 1 to 2
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight increased from 227 to 228
1986-12-07
Stuff Potential increased from 8 to 9
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 7 to 8
Role changed from SP to RP
1986-10-05
Stuff Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Weight increased from 226 to 227
1986-07-17
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 224 to 226
1986-04-14
Infield Arm decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Forkball increased from 7 to 8
Local Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Well Known
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1986-01-26
Weight increased from 223 to 224
1986-01-05
Fastball increased from 7 to 8
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
1985-10-13
Weight decreased from 224 to 223
1985-09-29
Hold increased from 5 to 6
1985-08-04
Weight increased from 223 to 224
1985-07-23
Weight decreased from 224 to 223
1985-07-17
Hold decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 223 to 224
1985-04-11
Hold increased from 5 to 6
1985-03-31
Contact Potential increased from 2 to 3
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Sac Bunt decreased from 8 to 7
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
Control Potential increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 59% to 61%
Fastball Pot increased from 8 to 9
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
1985-03-03
Weight increased from 222 to 223
1985-02-17
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1985-02-10
Weight increased from 220 to 221
1985-01-06
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential increased from 6 to 7
Movement increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs R increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 57% to 59%
Forkball increased from 6 to 7
1984-11-25
Weight increased from 219 to 220
1984-10-14
Weight decreased from 220 to 219
1984-07-29
Weight decreased from 221 to 220
1984-07-17
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
Stuff Potential increased from 8 to 9
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
GB% increased from 54% to 57%
Hold decreased from 6 to 5
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
1984-04-17
Hold increased from 5 to 6
1984-04-02
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1984-02-05
Weight decreased from 223 to 222
1984-01-01
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
1983-11-13
Weight increased from 222 to 223
1983-09-18
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1983-07-17
P defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 218 to 221
1983-04-09
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 3 to 2
1983-04-09
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 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential increased from 6 to 7
Velocity increased from 95-97 mph to 96-98 mph
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 219 to 218
1983-04-05
Hold decreased from 6 to 5
1983-01-02
Contact Potential increased from 1 to 2
Contact increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs R increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs L increased from 1 to 2
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
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 2 to 3
Control vs R increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L increased from 2 to 3
Velocity increased from 94-96 mph to 95-97 mph
Curveball increased from 3 to 4
Changeup Pot increased from 6 to 7
Forkball increased from 5 to 6
1982-10-17
Weight increased from 218 to 219
1982-09-19
P defense increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 219 to 218
1982-09-07
Infield Arm increased from 6 to 7
Stuff Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 56% to 54%
Stamina decreased from 9 to 8
Fastball increased from 5 to 6
1982-08-11
P defense decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 218 to 219
1982-08-04
Weight increased from 216 to 218
1982-04-01
Contact Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Gap increased from 1 to 2
Gap vs R increased from 1 to 2
Gap vs L increased from 1 to 2
Sac Bunt increased from 7 to 8
Stuff Potential increased from 8 to 9
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 213 to 216
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1982-01-03
Eye Potential decreased from 3 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 Potential increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Control increased from 1 to 2
Control vs R increased from 1 to 2
Control vs L increased from 1 to 2
GB% decreased from 58% to 56%
Hold increased from 5 to 6
Curveball Pot increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 212 to 213

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
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1988 25 17 17 114.2 9 2 0 90 30 19.35% 6.45% 3.01% 77.99% 57.02% 0.274 3.297 3.584 95 3.346 -0.29 2.18
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1987 24 18 18 113.2 8 5 0 109 51 22.76% 10.65% 2.09% 75.52% 59.43% 0.316 3.721 3.261 87 3.273 0.46 2.61
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1986 23 14 25 94.2 5 3 0 69 50 16.91% 12.25% 2.45% 74.07% 58.92% 0.313 4.468 4.330 111 4.282 0.14 0.88
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1985 22 24 24 138.1 8 10 0 101 72 15.86% 11.30% 2.04% 65.81% 58.36% 0.339 5.335 4.083 102 4.233 1.25 2.19
Total - SBC
SBC
73 84 461.1 30 20 0 369 203 18.55% 10.21% 2.36% 72.20% 58.38% 0.313 4.253 3.807 98 3.786 0.45 7.87

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
ERS - RES
1987 24 1 1 5.2 1 0 0 4 5 16.67% 20.83% 0.00% 100.00% 60.00% 0.308 0.000 5.164 118 6.333 -5.16 0.02
ERS - RES
1984 21 20 20 119.2 8 4 0 106 48 21.41% 9.70% 1.21% 71.73% 52.34% 0.285 3.384 3.484 80 4.488 -0.10 2.85
ERS - RES
1983 20 22 22 113.2 4 7 0 93 53 17.58% 10.02% 2.46% 69.47% 56.14% 0.365 5.463 4.781 103 4.783 0.68 1.24
ERS - RES
1982 19 4 4 25.2 0 1 0 16 6 15.69% 5.88% 3.92% 76.64% 50.94% 0.306 4.208 5.304 109 5.203 -1.10 0.21
MAR - YL
1982 19 19 19 109.2 7 3 0 111 34 23.52% 7.20% 2.12% 81.05% 62.30% 0.383 3.447 4.359 100 4.154 -0.91 1.52
MAR - YL
1981 18 13 29 84.0 2 6 0 63 50 15.22% 12.08% 1.93% 66.14% 56.63% 0.414 6.321 5.669 124 5.760 0.65 -0.12
Total - AAA
AAA
47 47 264.2 13 12 0 219 112 19.04% 9.74% 2.00% 71.74% 53.99% 0.325 4.285 4.254 94 4.724 0.03 4.32
Total - AA
AA
32 48 193.2 9 9 0 174 84 19.64% 9.48% 2.03% 73.32% 59.66% 0.398 4.694 4.927 110 4.851 -0.23 1.40

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
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1988 25 17 41 35 5 0 0 1 2 2 0 14 0 0 0.143 0.139 0.368 0.1905 0.157 -20 -0.50
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1987 24 18 44 36 9 2 0 0 1 1 1 9 0 0 0.250 0.263 0.569 0.3214 0.249 49 -0.39
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1986 23 25 34 29 6 0 0 0 3 2 0 10 0 0 0.207 0.207 0.414 0.3158 0.183 -1 -0.40
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1985 22 24 52 44 9 0 0 0 1 1 0 12 0 0 0.205 0.222 0.427 0.2813 0.194 8 -0.62
Total - SBC
SBC
84 171 144 29 2 0 1 7 6 1 45 0 0 0.201 0.210 0.446 0.2800 0.197 10 -1.91

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
ERS - RES
1987 24 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.000 1.000 1.000 0 0.721 366 0.02
ERS - RES
1984 21 20 45 38 6 0 1 1 2 2 1 18 0 0 0.158 0.180 0.469 0.2632 0.202 -0 -0.39
ERS - RES
1983 20 22 42 33 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 14 0 0 0.091 0.091 0.182 0.1579 0.082 -100 -0.90
ERS - RES
1982 19 4 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -156 -0.23
MAR - YL
1982 19 19 45 37 8 5 0 0 2 1 0 20 0 0 0.216 0.216 0.568 0.4706 0.249 27 -0.32
MAR - YL
1981 18 29 25 20 5 0 0 1 4 2 0 10 0 0 0.250 0.286 0.686 0.4444 0.309 68 -0.17
None - None
None - None
1981 18 24 121 116 43 7 1 1 29 35 3 15 2 1 0.371 0.387 0.861 0.4200 0.379 135 0.58
Total - ??
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24 121 116 43 7 1 1 29 35 3 15 2 1 0.371 0.387 0.861 0.4200 0.379 135 0.58
Total - AAA
AAA
47 100 81 9 0 1 1 3 3 2 38 0 0 0.111 0.133 0.305 0.1905 0.136 -52 -1.50
Total - AA
AA
48 70 57 13 5 0 1 6 3 0 30 0 0 0.228 0.241 0.610 0.4615 0.271 41 -0.50

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1988 P 17 114.2 5 18 1 0.958 1.805 1.045 0.03
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1987 P 18 113.2 3 17 2 0.909 1.584 0.844 -1.30
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1986 P 25 94.2 3 11 0 1.000 1.331 1.022 -0.28
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1985 P 24 138.1 4 19 1 0.958 1.496 1.029 -0.99
Total P 84 461.1 15 65 4 -2.54

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
ERS - RES
1987 P 1 5.2 0 2 0 1.000 3.177 1.020 0.04
ERS - RES
1984 P 20 119.2 7 12 1 0.950 1.429 1.022 0.38
ERS - RES
1983 P 22 113.2 5 12 3 0.850 1.346 0.863 -0.82
ERS - RES
1982 P 4 25.2 2 3 0 1.000 1.753 1.254 0.52
MAR - YL
1982 P 19 109.2 8 17 0 1.000 2.052 1.001 0.37
MAR - YL
1981 P 28 84.0 10 13 2 0.920 2.464 0.900 -0.77
Total P 94 458.1 32 59 6 -0.28
Sydney Baseball Championship 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. 17, 1989
Jan 17
EAS 8 - 5 8.0 7 5 5 2 1 7 0 0 8 8 31 107 52 -0.14
Jan. 11, 1989
Jan 11
@STG 3 - 2 7.2 6 2 2 0 1 5 0 1 11 5 29 101 71 0.35
Jan. 5, 1989
Jan 5
PAR 5 - 6 7.0 9 5 3 1 1 7 0 0 7 6 31 105 48 -0.37
Dec. 21, 1988
Dec 21
CAN 2 - 5 7.0 4 2 2 1 1 6 0 0 7 7 25 104 66 0.01
Dec. 15, 1988
Dec 15
PEN 8 - 4 6.0 4 4 4 2 3 9 0 0 5 4 25 104 47 -0.08
Dec. 9, 1988
Dec 9
@CAN 7 - 1 6.2 8 1 1 0 2 2 0 0 6 9 27 101 59 0.22
Dec. 3, 1988
Dec 3
STG 5 - 7 6.0 5 3 3 1 1 4 0 0 8 6 24 99 53 -0.07
Nov. 27, 1988
Nov 27
@BAL 5 - 1 8.0 5 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 8 11 27 100 78 0.27
Nov. 22, 1988
Nov 22
NTH 7 - 3 7.0 6 3 3 2 3 6 0 0 9 4 28 100 49 -0.01
Nov. 16, 1988
Nov 16
STH 2 - 6 6.0 8 6 6 3 1 4 0 1 10 4 28 96 26 -0.32
Nov. 10, 1988
Nov 10
CRO 6 - 1 7.0 7 1 0 0 0 7 0 0 6 7 29 96 72 0.24
Nov. 4, 1988
Nov 4
@NTH 3 - 5 6.0 2 1 1 1 3 3 0 0 8 7 25 102 60 0.25
Oct. 29, 1988
Oct 29
@STH 3 - 1 8.0 4 1 1 1 0 5 0 1 11 8 29 93 76 0.39
Oct. 23, 1988
Oct 23
NTH 1 - 4 4.2 6 2 2 0 5 5 0 0 7 2 25 101 45 -0.05
Oct. 18, 1988
Oct 18
CRO 11 - 6 5.1 5 2 2 0 4 6 0 0 4 4 23 102 54 0.07
Oct. 12, 1988
Oct 12
EAS 3 - 6 6.1 8 2 2 0 3 5 0 1 8 4 29 101 55 0.09
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
MAN 5 - 6 8.0 7 4 4 0 1 6 0 0 11 5 30 101 66 -0.02
Sydney Baseball Championship 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. 17, 1989
Jan 17
EAS 8 - 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Jan. 11, 1989
Jan 11
@STG 3 - 2 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.07
Jan. 5, 1989
Jan 5
PAR 5 - 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Dec. 21, 1988
Dec 21
CAN 2 - 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Dec. 15, 1988
Dec 15
PEN 8 - 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 -0.01
Dec. 9, 1988
Dec 9
@CAN 7 - 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Dec. 3, 1988
Dec 3
STG 5 - 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 27, 1988
Nov 27
@BAL 5 - 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Nov. 22, 1988
Nov 22
NTH 7 - 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 16, 1988
Nov 16
STH 2 - 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Nov. 10, 1988
Nov 10
CRO 6 - 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 4, 1988
Nov 4
@NTH 3 - 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Oct. 29, 1988
Oct 29
@STH 3 - 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Oct. 23, 1988
Oct 23
NTH 1 - 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.02
Oct. 18, 1988
Oct 18
CRO 11 - 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Oct. 12, 1988
Oct 12
EAS 3 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
MAN 5 - 6 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1988 Newtown (SBC)
Pitcher of the Month Feb 1985 Erskineville (RES)
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg W Rank
1988 SBC 9 7
Year Lg HR Rank
1988 SBC 14 9
Year Lg BB Rank
1985 SBC 72 6
Year Lg WP Rank
1986 SBC 7 8
Year Lg Hits Rank
1985 SBC 163 7
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
1985 SBC 13 4