Stan Houghton
South Melbourne Swans (ML)
Stan Houghton
Birthdate:
Jan. 13, 1960 (27 y, 8 m, 7 d)
Position:
1B
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'1"/228
Entry:
1981 Draft - Round: 4, Overall: 27, Team: South Melbourne Swans
Contract:
$29k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 153 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 153 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 6 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Low
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
1987 $29k ($29k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 7 6 2 6
vs R 5 7 6 2 6
vs L 5 6 5 2 6
Potential 5 7 6 3 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 3
Error 4 1
Arm 1 3 2
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
First 3
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 3
Running 2
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 2 1
vs R 1 2 1
vs L 1 2 1
Potential 1 2 1
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 38%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Power vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Eye decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R decreased from 3 to 2
1987-08-15
Weight decreased from 229 to 228
1987-04-18
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 7 to 6
1987-04-01
Weight increased from 228 to 229
1987-03-08
Baserunning increased from 1 to 2
1986-12-28
Baserunning decreased from 2 to 1
1986-11-16
Weight decreased from 229 to 228
1986-10-05
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact decreased from 6 to 5
Contact vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 227 to 229
1986-09-08
Weight increased from 226 to 227
1986-04-14
Eye Potential increased from 2 to 3
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
1986-03-02
Weight increased from 225 to 226
1986-02-09
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1986-01-05
Power vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Eye vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Baserunning increased from 1 to 2
1985-11-03
Weight increased from 223 to 224
1985-10-20
Weight increased from 222 to 223
1985-09-29
Gap vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1985-03-31
Gap Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Gap decreased from 8 to 7
Eye Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Eye decreased from 3 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
1985-01-06
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
1984-12-16
Weight decreased from 222 to 221
1984-09-04
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 6 to 7
1984-08-10
Weight increased from 221 to 222
1984-07-17
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 219 to 221
1984-04-17
Weight increased from 218 to 219
1984-04-02
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
1984-03-20
Weight increased from 217 to 218
1984-02-12
Baserunning decreased from 2 to 1
1984-01-01
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
1983-12-25
Weight decreased from 218 to 217
1983-11-06
1B defense decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 217 to 218
1983-09-18
Weight increased from 216 to 217
1983-09-06
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 215 to 216
1983-04-19
Weight increased from 214 to 215
1983-04-09
Contact Potential increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Movement decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 2
1983-04-05
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Power increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Unknown
1983-03-22
Weight decreased from 215 to 214
1983-01-02
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Gap Potential increased from 7 to 8
Gap increased from 7 to 8
Gap vs R increased from 7 to 8
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 6
Power vs L increased from 3 to 5
Infield Range increased from 1 to 2
GB% decreased from 39% to 38%
1982-11-28
Weight increased from 214 to 215
1982-10-31
1B defense increased from 3 to 4
1982-08-04
Contact Potential increased from 5 to 6
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
1982-04-01
Weight decreased from 215 to 214
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
1982-01-03
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Stealing increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 213 to 215

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
1986 26 117 481 462 108 20 2 23 68 45 10 84 0 0 0.234 0.254 0.689 0.2361 0.295 86 -0.15
SML - VBL
1985 25 126 513 483 122 17 0 22 69 45 22 90 1 0 0.253 0.292 0.717 0.2681 0.308 93 -0.05
SML - VBL
1984 24 126 520 489 140 24 0 24 77 63 23 83 0 0 0.286 0.325 0.808 0.3021 0.348 116 1.75
SML - VBL
1983 23 125 478 460 121 23 1 21 64 49 14 94 0 0 0.263 0.287 0.741 0.2882 0.316 95 0.58
SML - VBL
1982 22 33 52 49 17 2 0 2 4 6 3 9 0 0 0.347 0.385 0.895 0.3947 0.382 132 0.45
Total - VBL
VBL
527 2044 1943 508 86 3 92 282 208 72 360 1 0 0.262 0.293 0.743 0.2770 0.319 99 2.58

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
1982 22 63 262 247 75 13 1 16 53 34 12 80 0 0 0.304 0.344 0.902 0.3907 0.382 117 0.85
WLK - ADL
1981 21 83 370 333 106 24 0 19 73 60 21 89 0 0 0.318 0.373 0.935 0.3783 0.413 156 2.42
None - None
None - None
1981 21 41 206 187 55 9 1 10 34 49 12 17 3 1 0.294 0.338 0.852 0.2761 0.367 127 0.76
Total - ??
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41 206 187 55 9 1 10 34 49 12 17 3 1 0.294 0.338 0.852 0.2761 0.367 127 0.76
Total - AAA
AAA
63 262 247 75 13 1 16 53 34 12 80 0 0 0.304 0.344 0.902 0.3907 0.382 117 0.85
Total - AA
AA
83 370 333 106 24 0 19 73 60 21 89 0 0 0.318 0.373 0.935 0.3783 0.413 156 2.42

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SML - VBL
1986 1B 114 984.2 1034 44 7 0.994 9.853 0.968 -3.10
SML - VBL
1985 1B 126 1115.2 1181 58 12 0.990 9.995 0.959 -4.91
SML - VBL
1984 1B 126 1095.0 1103 50 8 0.993 9.477 0.986 -1.93
SML - VBL
1983 1B 121 1036.2 1064 52 5 0.996 9.689 1.007 0.19
SML - VBL
1982 1B 18 87.2 104 10 0 1.000 11.703 1.111 1.66
Total 1B 505 4319.2 4486 214 32 -8.08

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 1B 58 509.0 424 28 8 0.983 7.992 0.978 -1.74
WLK - ADL
1981 1B 82 677.2 555 25 4 0.993 7.703 0.942 -4.67
Total 1B 140 1186.2 979 53 12 -6.40
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
MVP / Batter of the Year 1982 West Lakes (ADL)
Rookie of the Month Mar 1984 South Melbourne (VBL)
Feb 1984 South Melbourne (VBL)
Player of the Week Jan 12, 1987 South Melbourne (VBL)
Dec 10, 1984 South Melbourne (VBL)
Dec 27, 1982 Hawthorn (SBL)
Nov 30, 1981 West Lakes (ADL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink2
Grey Ink2
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1984 VBL 126 1
1985 VBL 126 1
Year Lg K Rank
1983 VBL 94 8
1985 VBL 90 10
Year Lg IBB Rank
1985 VBL 3 3
Year Lg SF Rank
1986 VBL 5 6
Year Lg G Rank
1984 VBL 126 1
1985 VBL 126 1