Shane Kearns
Melbourne Demons (ML)
Shane Kearns
Birthdate:
April 27, 1960 (28 y, 8 m, 26 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/L
Height/Weight:
6'3"/214
Entry:
1981 Draft - Round: 6, Overall: 44, Team: Melbourne Demons
Contract:
$18.7k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
2 years, 167 days

1988 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
19 18 107.2 7-8 0 0 1 31 84 3.511 3.911 108 3.274 0.81

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
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
19 35 7 0 1 0 2 4 0 12 0 0 0.200 0.194 0.452 0.193 0.292 8 -0.23 0.91

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
P 19 107.2 3 14 0 1.0000 1.1973 0.911
Current Status
MLB Service Time 2 years, 167 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Low
Greed High
Intelligence High
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Fair
Local Well Known
Current Contract
1988 $18.7k ($5.9k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 4 1 2 4
vs R 3 4 1 2 4
vs L 3 4 1 2 4
Potential 3 4 1 2 4
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 2
Error 2 1
Arm 1 5 2
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 4
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 7 5 6
vs R 7 5 6
vs L 7 5 6
Potential 7 5 6
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Cutter 7 7
Slider 7 7
Changeup 9 9
Other Pitching
Velocity 90-92 mph
GB % 57%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 6
Hold 10
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-01
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
1988-10-02
Weight increased from 213 to 214
1988-09-06
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 59% to 57%
1988-04-16
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
Slider Pot decreased from 8 to 7
Slider decreased from 8 to 7
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1988-01-17
Stuff vs L decreased from 8 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 60% to 59%
1987-12-13
Weight decreased from 214 to 213
1987-11-15
Weight decreased from 215 to 214
1987-10-11
Weight decreased from 216 to 215
1987-09-20
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Arm decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff decreased from 8 to 7
Control vs L decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 215 to 216
1987-04-18
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 62% to 61%
National Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
1987-03-08
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
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 213 to 215
1986-10-26
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 212 to 213
1986-10-05
GB% decreased from 63% to 62%
1986-04-14
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 62% to 63%
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Popular
1986-03-02
Weight increased from 211 to 212
1986-01-05
Contact Potential increased from 2 to 3
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
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
Stuff vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
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 62%
Cutter increased from 6 to 7
1985-12-29
Weight increased from 210 to 211
1985-12-22
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1985-10-27
Weight decreased from 210 to 209
1985-10-06
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1985-08-04
Stuff Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Stuff decreased from 9 to 8
Stuff vs R decreased from 9 to 8
Stuff vs L decreased from 9 to 8
Role changed from RP to SP
1985-04-11
Weight increased from 208 to 209
1985-01-06
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 60% to 59%
Slider Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Slider decreased from 9 to 8
1984-08-28
Weight decreased from 209 to 208
1984-07-17
Contact Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Movement increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 3 to 4
Movement vs L increased from 3 to 4
Control increased from 2 to 3
Control vs R increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L increased from 2 to 3
GB% increased from 58% to 60%
Cutter Pot increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 208 to 209
1984-03-04
Weight increased from 207 to 208
1984-01-29
Weight increased from 206 to 207
1984-01-01
Stuff vs R increased from 8 to 9
Stuff vs L increased from 9 to 10
Movement Potential increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 1 to 2
Control vs R increased from 1 to 2
1983-11-06
Weight increased from 205 to 206
1983-09-06
Contact Potential increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 56% to 58%
1983-08-28
Weight decreased from 206 to 205
1983-07-17
Weight decreased from 208 to 206
1983-04-09
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential increased from 4 to 5
Control decreased from 2 to 1
Control vs R decreased from 2 to 1
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 5 to 3
Movement decreased from 5 to 3
Movement vs R decreased from 5 to 3
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 3
Control vs R increased from 1 to 2
1983-04-05
Gap Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Power Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff Potential increased from 8 to 9
Stuff increased from 8 to 9
Control increased from 1 to 2
Control vs L increased from 1 to 2
GB% decreased from 57% to 56%
Changeup Pot increased from 8 to 9
Changeup increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 207 to 208
1983-02-27
Weight increased from 206 to 207
1983-02-13
Weight increased from 204 to 206
1983-01-02
Stuff Potential increased from 7 to 8
Stuff increased from 6 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 9
Movement Potential increased from 4 to 5
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Velocity increased from 89-91 mph to 90-92 mph
GB% increased from 55% to 57%
Cutter increased from 5 to 6
Slider Pot increased from 8 to 9
Slider increased from 7 to 9
Changeup Pot increased from 1 to 8
Changeup increased from 1 to 8
1982-12-12
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
1982-11-21
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1982-10-31
Speed decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 202 to 203
1982-10-17
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1982-09-19
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1982-09-07
Power Potential increased from 1 to 2
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 7
GB% increased from 54% to 55%
Role changed from SP to RP
1982-08-04
Power Potential decreased from 3 to 1
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 3 to 4
Speed increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential increased from 3 to 4
Changeup Pot decreased from 3 to 1
1982-01-03
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 51% to 54%
Slider increased from 6 to 7

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
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1988 28 18 19 107.2 7 8 0 84 31 18.34% 6.77% 3.49% 80.94% 59.03% 0.268 3.511 3.911 108 3.274 -0.40 0.81
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1987 27 25 25 156.0 10 9 0 133 39 20.88% 6.12% 2.83% 79.59% 53.16% 0.271 3.115 3.115 83 3.057 0.00 3.25
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1986 26 25 25 159.0 13 6 0 113 59 17.33% 9.05% 2.45% 76.51% 60.06% 0.248 3.283 3.581 94 3.540 -0.30 2.38
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1985 25 2 22 40.0 3 0 0 27 20 16.07% 11.90% 3.57% 72.77% 54.55% 0.221 3.825 4.615 117 4.269 -0.79 -0.20
Total - VBL
VBL
70 91 462.2 33 23 0 357 149 18.64% 7.78% 2.92% 78.25% 57.08% 0.258 3.326 3.590 95 3.378 -0.26 6.25

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
Richmond - SBL
RCH - SBL
1985 25 9 9 50.1 2 3 0 68 11 34.17% 5.53% 2.01% 79.74% 55.26% 0.316 2.325 2.504 57 2.582 -0.18 1.92
Richmond - SBL
RCH - SBL
1984 24 17 17 92.1 6 3 0 108 37 26.54% 9.09% 2.46% 75.00% 45.81% 0.370 4.386 3.940 82 4.104 0.45 2.13
Richmond - SBL
RCH - SBL
1983 23 16 16 82.0 5 5 0 113 50 31.65% 14.01% 1.96% 77.43% 45.53% 0.323 3.622 3.597 80 3.897 0.03 1.97
MPV - ADL
1982 22 1 42 68.2 6 2 1 127 23 47.39% 8.58% 1.12% 80.25% 56.34% 0.364 1.966 2.164 51 2.203 -0.20 2.09
MPV - ADL
1981 21 14 14 79.0 2 5 0 72 28 20.06% 7.80% 1.95% 69.37% 53.02% 0.358 4.329 4.760 117 4.762 -0.43 0.40
Total - AAA
AAA
42 42 224.2 13 11 0 289 98 30.01% 10.18% 2.18% 76.70% 47.74% 0.343 3.645 3.493 76 3.688 0.15 6.03
Total - AA
AA
15 56 147.2 8 7 1 199 51 31.74% 8.13% 1.59% 73.22% 54.09% 0.360 3.230 3.553 86 3.572 -0.32 2.49

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
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1988 28 19 41 35 7 0 1 0 2 4 0 12 0 0 0.200 0.194 0.452 0.2917 0.193 8 -0.23
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1987 27 25 63 55 11 1 1 0 4 3 2 13 0 0 0.200 0.228 0.483 0.2619 0.215 24 -0.28
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1986 26 25 62 55 9 2 0 0 3 2 0 13 0 0 0.164 0.164 0.364 0.2143 0.158 -12 -0.57
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1985 25 22 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -129 -0.18
Total - VBL
VBL
91 174 152 27 3 2 0 9 9 2 42 0 0 0.178 0.187 0.411 0.2432 0.180 0 -1.27

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
Richmond - SBL
RCH - SBL
1985 25 9 20 17 5 0 0 0 1 3 0 5 0 1 0.294 0.294 0.588 0.4167 0.266 45 -0.13
Richmond - SBL
RCH - SBL
1984 24 17 39 32 9 2 0 0 3 4 1 10 0 0 0.281 0.303 0.647 0.4091 0.291 57 -0.23
Richmond - SBL
RCH - SBL
1983 23 16 34 28 3 1 0 0 2 2 1 11 0 0 0.107 0.138 0.281 0.1765 0.130 -54 -0.56
MPV - ADL
1982 22 42 7 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0.143 0.143 0.429 0.2500 0.186 -18 -0.00
MPV - ADL
1981 21 14 34 29 6 1 0 0 2 2 1 9 0 0 0.207 0.233 0.475 0.3000 0.222 4 -0.10
Total - AAA
AAA
42 93 77 17 3 0 0 6 9 2 26 0 1 0.221 0.241 0.500 0.3333 0.227 14 -0.92
Total - AA
AA
56 41 36 7 2 0 0 3 2 1 12 0 0 0.194 0.216 0.466 0.2917 0.215 0 -0.10

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1988 P 19 107.2 3 14 0 1.000 1.421 1.197 0.91
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1987 P 25 156.0 5 20 0 1.000 1.442 1.070 1.07
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1986 P 25 159.0 4 26 1 0.968 1.698 1.115 0.69
Melbourne - VBL
MEL - VBL
1985 P 22 40.0 3 8 0 1.000 2.475 0.922 -0.00
Total P 91 462.2 15 68 1 2.67

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Richmond - SBL
RCH - SBL
1985 P 9 50.1 1 4 0 1.000 0.894 1.265 0.39
Richmond - SBL
RCH - SBL
1984 P 17 92.1 2 7 1 0.900 0.877 0.921 -0.26
Richmond - SBL
RCH - SBL
1983 P 16 82.0 2 3 1 0.833 0.549 1.032 -0.22
MPV - ADL
1982 P 42 68.2 3 3 0 1.000 0.786 1.010 0.59
MPV - ADL
1981 P 14 79.0 4 14 1 0.947 2.051 1.126 1.66
Total P 98 372.1 12 31 3 2.16
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. 20, 1989
Jan 20
@SML 4 - 6 5.0 6 5 5 2 1 5 0 0 7 2 23 78 34 -0.39
Jan. 14, 1989
Jan 14
COL 8 - 0 7.1 5 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 5 11 27 103 77 0.29
Jan. 9, 1989
Jan 9
@STK 4 - 2 8.0 4 1 1 0 1 3 0 0 13 8 29 95 78 0.44
Jan. 3, 1989
Jan 3
@GEE 7 - 4 6.0 3 1 1 1 1 4 0 1 9 4 23 89 63 0.21
Dec. 20, 1988
Dec 20
ESS 6 - 9 3.2 6 3 3 3 1 4 0 0 4 3 18 57 25 -0.19
Dec. 17, 1988
Dec 17
SML 9 - 6 3.1 4 3 3 0 6 6 0 0 3 1 20 97 37 -0.14
Dec. 12, 1988
Dec 12
@STK 2 - 3 5.0 5 3 3 1 0 1 0 1 9 4 20 73 46 -0.12
Dec. 8, 1988
Dec 8
NML 1 - 0 8.0 3 0 0 0 2 8 0 0 11 4 28 101 86 0.53
Dec. 2, 1988
Dec 2
@ESS 2 - 20 5.0 10 7 7 2 1 6 0 0 5 3 26 100 21 -0.29
Nov. 26, 1988
Nov 26
GEE 0 - 2 7.0 7 2 2 0 1 5 0 0 7 7 27 102 65 0.01
Nov. 20, 1988
Nov 20
ESS 2 - 1 5.0 4 1 1 1 4 3 0 1 5 6 24 88 48 0.12
Nov. 14, 1988
Nov 14
STK 2 - 5 6.0 8 3 3 0 1 5 1 1 9 4 28 96 54 -0.12
Nov. 9, 1988
Nov 9
GEE 1 - 2 6.0 3 2 2 1 2 5 0 1 8 5 24 88 59 0.02
Nov. 3, 1988
Nov 3
SML 0 - 2 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 6 23 - -0.21
Oct. 30, 1988
Oct 30
@COL 5 - 4 6.0 4 4 4 1 3 5 0 1 10 3 26 83 49 -0.16
Oct. 24, 1988
Oct 24
@NML 1 - 6 4.1 7 4 1 1 1 4 0 1 3 6 23 98 36 -0.20
Oct. 18, 1988
Oct 18
@ESS 1 - 4 6.2 10 4 4 2 0 3 0 1 5 10 29 101 39 -0.08
Oct. 12, 1988
Oct 12
COL 3 - 0 7.1 3 0 0 0 1 7 0 1 10 5 27 103 83 0.48
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
@GEE 9 - 2 7.0 7 2 2 1 2 4 0 1 9 7 30 100 56 0.16
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. 20, 1989
Jan 20
@SML 4 - 6 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.17
Jan. 14, 1989
Jan 14
COL 8 - 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Jan. 9, 1989
Jan 9
@STK 4 - 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 3, 1989
Jan 3
@GEE 7 - 4 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Dec. 20, 1988
Dec 20
ESS 6 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Dec. 17, 1988
Dec 17
SML 9 - 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.04
Dec. 12, 1988
Dec 12
@STK 2 - 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Dec. 8, 1988
Dec 8
NML 1 - 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Dec. 2, 1988
Dec 2
@ESS 2 - 20 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
Nov. 26, 1988
Nov 26
GEE 0 - 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Nov. 20, 1988
Nov 20
ESS 2 - 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 14, 1988
Nov 14
STK 2 - 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Nov. 9, 1988
Nov 9
GEE 1 - 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Nov. 3, 1988
Nov 3
SML 0 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 30, 1988
Oct 30
@COL 5 - 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Oct. 24, 1988
Oct 24
@NML 1 - 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Oct. 18, 1988
Oct 18
@ESS 1 - 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Oct. 12, 1988
Oct 12
COL 3 - 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
@GEE 9 - 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.02
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Month Nov 1984 Richmond (SBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink30
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg W Rank
1986 VBL 13 5
1987 VBL 10 10
1988 VBL 7 10
Year Lg L Rank
1988 VBL 8 8
Year Lg Win % Rank
1986 VBL 0.684 5
1988 VBL 0.467 6
Year Lg HR Rank
1988 VBL 16 7
Year Lg BB Rank
1986 VBL 59 8
Year Lg K Rank
1987 VBL 133 6
Year Lg ERA Rank
1987 VBL 3.115 8
Year Lg BABIP Rank
1986 VBL 0.248 8
Year Lg WHIP Rank
1987 VBL 1.122 8
Year Lg H/9 Rank
1986 VBL 7.245 6
Year Lg BB/9 Rank
1987 VBL 2.250 6
Year Lg CG Rank
1985 VBL 1 8
1986 VBL 2 7
1987 VBL 1 7
Year Lg SHO Rank
1985 VBL 1 6
1986 VBL 2 2
1987 VBL 1 5
Year Lg BB (Low) Rank
1987 VBL 39 5
Year Lg Hits (Low) Rank
1986 VBL 128 7
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
1986 VBL 16 10
Year Lg WAR Rank
1987 VBL 3.3 8
Year Lg L (Low) Rank
1986 VBL 6 5