John Hartshorne
St. Kilda Saints (ML)
John Hartshorne
Birthdate:
Aug. 17, 1958 (30 y, 5 m, 5 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
S/R
Height/Weight:
5'11"/205
Entry:
1981 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 2, Team: St. Kilda Saints
Contract:
$28.4k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 170 days

1988 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
16 9 73.0 4-5 0 3 1 25 44 4.192 4.027 111 3.807 0.42

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
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
16 22 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 8 0 0 0.091 0.091 0.182 0.080 0.143 -76 -0.37 0.34

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
P 16 73.0 2 14 0 1.0000 1.0307 0.337
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 170 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 8 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Popular
Current Contract
1988 $28.4k ($9k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 1 2 1 1 1
vs R 1 2 1 1 1
vs L 1 2 1 1 1
Potential 1 2 1 1 1
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 1
Error 4 1
Arm 1 5 2
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 5
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 7 5 7
vs R 7 5 8
vs L 7 5 7
Potential 7 5 7
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 7 7
Curveball 7 8
Cir. Change 8 8
Other Pitching
Velocity 93-95 mph
GB % 49%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 8
Hold 7
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-08
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Role changed from SP to RP
1989-01-01
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
Stuff decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
GB% increased from 48% to 49%
Role changed from RP to SP
1988-12-04
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Role changed from SP to RP
1988-11-20
Weight increased from 204 to 205
1988-09-06
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 7 to 8
GB% increased from 47% to 48%
1988-04-16
GB% increased from 46% to 47%
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1988-01-17
Contact Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Contact decreased from 2 to 1
Contact vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Contact vs L 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
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1987-11-01
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1987-10-11
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
1987-09-20
Eye Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Eye decreased from 2 to 1
Eye vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Movement Potential increased from 4 to 5
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R decreased from 8 to 7
GB% increased from 45% to 46%
Weight increased from 204 to 205
1987-08-15
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
1987-08-03
Weight increased from 204 to 205
1987-04-18
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
Control vs R increased from 7 to 8
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
1987-03-08
Movement Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Movement decreased from 5 to 4
Fastball Pot decreased from 8 to 7
1986-10-26
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1986-10-05
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 49% to 45%
1986-04-14
GB% increased from 48% to 49%
Curveball Pot decreased from 9 to 8
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1986-02-09
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1986-01-05
Control increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
Control vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% decreased from 50% to 48%
1985-12-29
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1985-09-29
GB% increased from 49% to 50%
Curveball increased from 6 to 7
Circle Change increased from 7 to 8
Weight decreased from 204 to 203
1985-08-04
Stuff Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Role changed from RP to SP
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 203 to 204
1985-04-11
Weight increased from 202 to 203
1985-03-31
Outfield Error decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% decreased from 50% to 49%
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1985-01-06
GB% decreased from 51% to 50%
Circle Change increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 201 to 202
1984-12-16
Weight increased from 200 to 201
1984-10-14
Weight increased from 199 to 200
1984-09-04
GB% increased from 49% to 51%
Fastball Pot increased from 7 to 8
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
Curveball Pot increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 198 to 199
1984-08-28
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1984-07-17
Weight decreased from 198 to 197
1984-04-02
Power Potential decreased from 2 to 1
GB% decreased from 50% to 49%
Fastball Pot decreased from 8 to 7
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1984-02-05
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1984-01-01
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 48% to 50%
Circle Change increased from 5 to 6
1983-11-06
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1983-09-06
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 50% to 48%
Circle Change increased from 4 to 5
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 194 to 196
1983-04-09
Gap Potential decreased from 3 to 2
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 6 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 vs R increased from 5 to 6
1983-04-05
Contact Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Power Potential increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 1 to 2
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R decreased from 6 to 5
GB% increased from 49% to 50%
Fastball Pot increased from 7 to 8
Circle Change increased from 3 to 4
Local Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Well Known
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1983-02-27
Stuff Potential increased from 7 to 8
Role changed from SP to RP
1983-02-13
Weight decreased from 195 to 194
1983-01-23
Hold increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 194 to 195
1983-01-02
Contact increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs R increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs L increased from 1 to 2
Power Potential decreased from 3 to 1
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
Circle Change increased from 2 to 3
1982-12-05
Weight increased from 193 to 194
1982-10-10
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1982-08-28
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1982-08-04
Contact Potential increased from 1 to 3
Gap Potential increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 1 to 2
Power Potential increased from 2 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 190 to 191
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Very Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1982-01-03
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 51% to 49%
Circle Change Pot increased from 6 to 8
Circle Change increased from 1 to 2

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
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1988 29 9 16 73.0 4 5 0 44 25 15.07% 8.56% 3.42% 72.22% 53.09% 0.238 4.192 4.027 111 3.807 0.16 0.42
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1987 28 25 25 169.1 11 10 0 102 47 15.09% 6.95% 3.11% 80.08% 47.38% 0.223 3.030 3.770 100 3.963 -0.74 2.24
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1986 27 25 25 172.1 8 12 0 92 52 12.60% 7.12% 3.01% 76.33% 51.24% 0.263 3.656 4.127 108 4.141 -0.47 1.60
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1985 26 3 3 16.2 0 3 0 6 9 7.59% 11.39% 5.06% 56.82% 42.50% 0.321 8.640 6.790 173 5.884 1.85 -0.31
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1984 25 0 37 62.2 0 2 0 44 30 16.06% 10.95% 2.92% 79.71% 48.87% 0.289 3.734 4.206 105 4.300 -0.47 0.06
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1983 24 0 11 14.1 0 1 0 8 14 11.27% 19.72% 4.23% 52.42% 45.45% 0.261 10.047 6.979 172 6.473 3.07 -0.46
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1982 23 0 11 13.1 0 0 0 8 4 13.79% 6.90% 8.62% 90.91% 48.39% 0.225 5.400 7.234 167 4.528 -1.83 -0.41
Total - VBL
VBL
62 128 521.2 23 33 0 304 181 13.95% 8.30% 3.35% 75.65% 49.45% 0.251 3.916 4.250 111 4.185 -0.33 3.14

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
SAN - SBL
1985 26 18 18 117.0 8 3 0 120 30 24.49% 6.12% 2.24% 72.95% 46.36% 0.320 3.923 3.450 78 3.886 0.47 3.05
SAN - SBL
1983 24 15 15 83.0 5 6 0 78 22 22.29% 6.29% 3.71% 73.11% 52.47% 0.285 3.795 4.402 98 3.967 -0.61 1.25
SAN - SBL
1982 23 3 5 16.1 1 0 0 10 10 13.16% 13.16% 0.00% 64.52% 39.39% 0.364 6.061 4.478 92 6.683 1.58 0.27
Adelaide - ADL
ADL - ADL
1981 22 18 18 101.2 3 12 0 99 24 21.85% 5.30% 2.43% 65.22% 48.40% 0.379 5.312 4.395 108 4.232 0.92 0.89
Total - AAA
AAA
36 38 216.1 14 9 0 208 62 22.71% 6.77% 2.62% 71.95% 48.19% 0.310 4.035 3.893 87 4.128 0.14 4.57
Total - AA
AA
18 18 101.2 3 12 0 99 24 21.85% 5.30% 2.43% 65.22% 48.40% 0.379 5.312 4.395 108 4.232 0.92 0.89

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
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1988 29 16 24 22 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 8 0 0 0.091 0.091 0.182 0.1429 0.080 -76 -0.37
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1987 28 25 60 47 4 1 0 0 2 1 0 24 0 0 0.085 0.083 0.190 0.1667 0.082 -73 -1.03
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1986 27 25 65 53 6 0 0 0 1 1 1 24 0 0 0.113 0.130 0.243 0.2069 0.111 -47 -1.05
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1985 26 3 6 6 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0.167 0.167 0.333 0.2500 0.147 -23 -0.06
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1984 25 37 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -133 -0.00
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1983 24 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -131 -0.02
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1982 23 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -135 -0.05
Total - VBL
VBL
128 160 132 13 1 0 0 4 4 1 59 0 0 0.099 0.105 0.211 0.1757 0.094 -63 -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
SAN - SBL
1985 26 18 44 40 6 1 0 0 2 2 1 17 0 0 0.150 0.171 0.346 0.2609 0.159 -29 -0.55
SAN - SBL
1983 24 15 34 30 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 14 0 0 0.133 0.133 0.267 0.2500 0.120 -61 -0.56
SAN - SBL
1982 23 5 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0.333 0.333 0.667 1.0000 0.303 62 -0.05
Adelaide - ADL
ADL - ADL
1981 22 18 36 28 5 0 0 1 1 1 0 17 0 0 0.179 0.207 0.493 0.4000 0.226 7 -0.29
Total - AAA
AAA
38 83 73 11 1 0 0 3 4 1 33 0 0 0.151 0.162 0.327 0.2750 0.149 -37 -1.16
Total - AA
AA
18 36 28 5 0 0 1 1 1 0 17 0 0 0.179 0.207 0.493 0.4000 0.226 7 -0.29

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1988 P 16 73.0 2 14 0 1.000 1.973 1.031 0.34
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1987 P 25 169.1 3 27 1 0.968 1.595 1.022 0.32
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1986 P 25 172.1 4 30 0 1.000 1.776 0.966 -0.68
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1985 P 3 16.2 0 4 0 1.000 2.160 1.022 0.01
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1984 P 37 62.2 2 10 1 0.923 1.723 1.140 0.42
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1983 P 10 14.1 1 1 0 1.000 1.256 1.027 0.03
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1982 P 11 13.1 0 2 0 1.000 1.350 1.016 0.01
Total P 127 521.2 12 88 2 0.45

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SAN - SBL
1985 P 18 117.0 5 12 0 1.000 1.308 1.016 0.15
SAN - SBL
1983 P 15 83.0 4 14 1 0.947 1.952 0.966 -0.06
SAN - SBL
1982 P 5 16.1 0 2 0 1.000 1.102 1.022 0.03
Adelaide - ADL
ADL - ADL
1981 P 18 101.2 6 11 2 0.895 1.505 0.954 0.26
Total P 56 318.0 15 39 3 0.38
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. 19, 1989
Jan 19
@GEE 2 - 8 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 4 15 - 0.00
Jan. 18, 1989
Jan 18
@GEE 5 - 6 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 4 0 7 28 - 0.06
Jan. 10, 1989
Jan 10
SML 7 - 2 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 1 7 27 - 0.02
Jan. 4, 1989
Jan 4
@CRL 5 - 3 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 1 6 25 - 0.23
Dec. 21, 1988
Dec 21
@NML 3 - 9 4.0 1 1 1 0 3 3 0 0 5 3 15 63 - 0.24
Dec. 11, 1988
Dec 11
MEL 11 - 2 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 6 24 - 0.00
Dec. 4, 1988
Dec 4
@ESS 5 - 7 2.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 5 11 46 - -0.07
Nov. 24, 1988
Nov 24
@COL 0 - 6 6.2 8 6 6 1 4 6 1 0 8 4 30 88 38 -0.09
Nov. 17, 1988
Nov 17
@SML 4 - 7 4.0 7 6 6 2 4 2 0 0 7 2 22 79 14 -0.36
Nov. 12, 1988
Nov 12
@MEL 2 - 0 7.0 4 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 10 9 27 107 74 0.41
Nov. 6, 1988
Nov 6
GEE 3 - 6 5.0 6 5 5 3 1 4 0 0 4 6 21 82 27 -0.31
Oct. 31, 1988
Oct 31
ESS 1 - 4 7.0 4 3 3 0 2 4 0 0 10 6 26 93 65 -0.09
Oct. 26, 1988
Oct 26
@MEL 4 - 1 6.0 8 1 1 1 3 6 1 1 3 6 27 101 51 0.27
Oct. 19, 1988
Oct 19
NML 6 - 4 6.2 3 3 3 1 2 7 0 0 5 8 25 107 62 0.17
Oct. 14, 1988
Oct 14
ESS 1 - 10 6.0 10 5 5 1 0 2 0 0 6 8 26 79 37 -0.29
Oct. 8, 1988
Oct 8
COL 8 - 4 9.0 4 4 4 1 1 2 0 0 12 13 32 90 68 0.20
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. 19, 1989
Jan 19
@GEE 2 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 18, 1989
Jan 18
@GEE 5 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 10, 1989
Jan 10
SML 7 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 4, 1989
Jan 4
@CRL 5 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 21, 1988
Dec 21
@NML 3 - 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Dec. 11, 1988
Dec 11
MEL 11 - 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 4, 1988
Dec 4
@ESS 5 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 24, 1988
Nov 24
@COL 0 - 6 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Nov. 17, 1988
Nov 17
@SML 4 - 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 12, 1988
Nov 12
@MEL 2 - 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.13
Nov. 6, 1988
Nov 6
GEE 3 - 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Oct. 31, 1988
Oct 31
ESS 1 - 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Oct. 26, 1988
Oct 26
@MEL 4 - 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Oct. 19, 1988
Oct 19
NML 6 - 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
Oct. 14, 1988
Oct 14
ESS 1 - 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Oct. 8, 1988
Oct 8
COL 8 - 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1987 St. Kilda (VBL)
League Champ 1988 St. Kilda (VBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink15
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg SH Rank
1986 VBL 11 4
1987 VBL 12 3
Year Lg W Rank
1987 VBL 11 8
Year Lg L Rank
1986 VBL 12 5
1987 VBL 10 10
Year Lg IP Rank
1987 VBL 169.1 10
Year Lg BF Rank
1986 VBL 730 9
Year Lg HR Rank
1986 VBL 22 7
1987 VBL 21 8
Year Lg ERA Rank
1987 VBL 3.030 5
Year Lg BABIP Rank
1987 VBL 0.223 1
Year Lg WHIP Rank
1987 VBL 1.045 4
Year Lg H/9 Rank
1987 VBL 6.909 4
Year Lg BB/9 Rank
1987 VBL 2.498 9
Year Lg CG Rank
1987 VBL 1 7
1988 VBL 1 7
Year Lg BB (Low) Rank
1987 VBL 47 10
Year Lg Hits Rank
1986 VBL 164 7
Year Lg Hits (Low) Rank
1987 VBL 130 7