David Battams
Collingwood Magpies (ML)
David Battams
Birthdate:
Dec. 30, 1962 (24 y, 8 m, 21 d)
Position:
CF
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/197
Entry:
1981 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 7, Team: Collingwood Magpies
Contract:
$18k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
1 years, 81 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 1 years, 81 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 High
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Fair
Current Contract
1987 $18k ($18k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 7 5 5 4
vs R 5 7 5 5 4
vs L 5 8 6 5 5
Potential 6 8 8 6 7
Fielding C IF OF
Range 7 6
Error 7 7
Arm 1 8 10
Turn DP 7
C Ability 1
Position
Center Field 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 5
Stealing 8
Running 9
Sac Bunt 4
Bunt for Hit 3
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 % 41%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-09-20
Power Potential increased from 7 to 8
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Weight decreased from 198 to 197
1987-07-17
Speed decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1987-04-18
Gap Potential increased from 7 to 8
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs L increased from 7 to 8
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Infield Range decreased from 8 to 7
Outfield Range decreased from 7 to 6
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1987-04-05
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1987-03-08
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power Potential increased from 6 to 7
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
CF defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 193 to 196
1986-11-30
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1986-11-16
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
1986-10-05
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1986-07-17
LF defense decreased from 1 to 0
Weight increased from 190 to 192
1986-04-14
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Bunt for Hit decreased from 4 to 3
Speed decreased from 7 to 6
Baserunning increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 189 to 190
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Popular
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1986-03-22
Weight increased from 188 to 189
1986-01-05
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Infield Range decreased from 9 to 8
1985-10-20
Speed increased from 6 to 7
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1985-09-29
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
GB% decreased from 42% to 41%
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1985-08-16
LF defense decreased from 2 to 1
1985-08-04
RF defense decreased from 1 to 0
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1985-03-31
Contact Potential increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 3 to 4
GB% decreased from 43% to 42%
1985-03-17
Weight decreased from 186 to 185
1985-03-13
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Extremely Popular
1985-01-20
CF defense increased from 4 to 5
1985-01-13
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1985-01-06
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L 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
1984-04-02
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1984-03-19
Weight decreased from 185 to 184
1984-02-26
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1984-01-01
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye increased from 2 to 3
1983-12-18
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1983-12-04
CF defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1983-11-13
CF defense increased from 4 to 5
1983-09-18
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1983-09-06
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Error increased from 6 to 7
1983-08-15
Weight increased from 180 to 181
1983-07-29
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
1983-07-17
Baserunning increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1983-04-09
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks decreased from 3 to 2
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
Bunt for Hit decreased from 5 to 4
1983-03-11
Weight decreased from 180 to 179
1983-01-30
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1983-01-02
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Eye Potential increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Infield Error increased from 6 to 7
1982-12-26
CF defense increased from 3 to 4
1982-10-10
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1982-10-03
Weight increased from 177 to 178
1982-09-07
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Power increased from 1 to 2
Power vs R increased from 1 to 2
Power vs L increased from 1 to 2
Eye increased from 1 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 1 to 2
Infield Range increased from 8 to 9
Outfield Range increased from 6 to 7
1982-08-04
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Outfield Arm increased from 9 to 10
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1982-04-01
CF defense increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 175 to 177
1982-01-03
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
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
Infield Error increased from 5 to 6
Turn Double Play increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 174 to 175

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
COL - VBL
1986 23 78 200 171 34 10 0 5 17 16 24 51 2 1 0.199 0.310 0.655 0.2500 0.294 86 0.22
COL - VBL
1985 22 38 112 102 28 6 2 2 11 11 8 26 1 0 0.275 0.321 0.753 0.3421 0.319 102 0.57
Total - VBL
VBL
116 312 273 62 16 2 7 28 27 32 77 3 1 0.227 0.314 0.691 0.2865 0.303 91 0.79

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
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1985 22 34 156 130 34 6 2 11 30 30 23 27 5 2 0.262 0.378 0.971 0.2473 0.418 151 1.58
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1984 21 84 382 325 100 21 9 16 54 58 48 78 4 2 0.308 0.411 0.986 0.3636 0.435 162 4.06
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1983 20 84 378 333 90 16 2 8 39 47 40 95 6 4 0.270 0.347 0.749 0.3504 0.344 99 1.35
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1982 19 84 382 356 96 29 1 6 46 35 17 119 2 2 0.270 0.312 0.719 0.3846 0.326 85 0.62
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1981 18 79 308 272 75 14 0 5 46 25 25 95 0 3 0.276 0.347 0.730 0.3977 0.336 95 -0.64
None - None
None - None
1981 18 23 117 101 46 16 5 6 30 47 11 9 17 5 0.455 0.513 1.404 0.4598 0.581 279 2.51
Total - ??
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23 117 101 46 16 5 6 30 47 11 9 17 5 0.455 0.513 1.404 0.4598 0.581 279 2.51
Total - AA
AA
365 1606 1416 395 86 14 46 215 195 153 414 17 13 0.279 0.357 0.814 0.3605 0.367 115 6.97

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
COL - VBL
1986 C 1 2.1 1 0 0 1.000 3.857 0.000 -0.25
COL - VBL
1986 CF 46 372.1 128 1 0 1.000 3.118 0.985 -2.24
COL - VBL
1985 CF 34 239.1 71 0 1 0.986 2.670 1.008 0.65
Total C 1 2.1 1 0 0 -0.25
Total CF 80 611.2 199 1 1 -1.59

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1985 CF 34 296.2 76 3 1 0.988 2.397 0.987 0.64
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1984 CF 84 762.1 226 16 3 0.988 2.857 0.985 -1.09
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1983 CF 84 737.0 232 18 5 0.980 3.053 0.985 0.56
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1982 CF 84 755.0 172 21 3 0.985 2.301 1.004 -1.74
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1981 CF 74 653.2 137 12 7 0.955 2.052 0.899 -15.04
Total CF 360 3204.2 843 70 19 -16.67
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Silver Slugger 1985 - CF Glenelg (ADL)
Batter of the Month Nov 1985 Glenelg (ADL)
Player of the Week Jan 14, 1985 Glenelg (ADL)
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