Ted Saunders
South Melbourne Swans (ML)
Ted Saunders
Birthdate:
May 19, 1960 (27 y, 3 m, 2 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'10"/192
Entry:
1981 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 3, Team: South Melbourne Swans
Contract:
$51.3k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
4 years, 50 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 4 years, 50 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 6 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty High
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
1987 $51.3k ($51.3k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 1 3 1 1 1
vs R 1 3 1 1 1
vs L 1 3 1 1 1
Potential 1 3 1 1 1
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 2
Error 3 1
Arm 1 5 5
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 2
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 6 6 6
vs R 6 6 6
vs L 6 6 6
Potential 6 6 6
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Cutter 5 5
Curveball 2 2
Changeup 8 8
Forkball 6 6
Other Pitching
Velocity 90-92 mph
GB % 57%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 6
Hold 10
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-08-15
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1987-04-18
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 56% to 57%
1987-03-08
GB% decreased from 57% to 56%
1986-12-28
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
1986-11-09
Hold increased from 9 to 10
1986-11-02
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1986-10-26
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
1986-10-05
GB% decreased from 58% to 57%
Stamina increased from 5 to 6
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 190 to 192
1986-04-14
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 56% to 58%
Weight increased from 189 to 190
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1986-03-22
Hold increased from 8 to 9
1986-02-23
Weight increased from 188 to 189
1986-01-05
GB% decreased from 57% to 56%
1985-10-13
Weight decreased from 189 to 188
1985-09-29
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 58% to 57%
Role changed from RP to SP
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 187 to 189
1985-03-31
Power Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Range increased from 1 to 2
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 60% to 58%
Curveball Pot decreased from 3 to 2
1985-03-13
Weight decreased from 188 to 187
1985-03-08
Role changed from CL to RP
1985-02-10
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1985-01-06
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 62% to 60%
1984-12-23
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1984-11-18
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Role changed from SP to CL
1984-10-21
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1984-09-16
Stuff Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight decreased from 186 to 185
1984-09-04
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
1984-08-16
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1984-07-17
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 1 to 2
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1984-04-02
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 62% to 61%
Curveball Pot increased from 2 to 3
1984-02-19
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1984-01-01
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L 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
Curveball Pot decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1983-12-18
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1983-11-13
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Role changed from SP to RP
1983-10-02
Weight increased from 180 to 181
1983-08-03
Stuff Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Role changed from RP to SP
1983-07-17
Weight decreased from 181 to 180
1983-04-09
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 1 to 2
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
Movement vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
1983-04-05
Power Potential increased from 1 to 2
Outfield Range increased from 2 to 3
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1983-01-02
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Gap increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Outfield Range decreased from 3 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 increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs R increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs L increased from 6 to 7
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 59% to 62%
Cutter Pot decreased from 6 to 5
Curveball Pot increased from 2 to 3
Changeup increased from 6 to 8
Forkball increased from 5 to 6
1982-12-12
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Role changed from SP to RP
1982-11-07
Weight decreased from 182 to 181
1982-08-04
Weight increased from 180 to 182
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1982-04-01
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1982-01-03
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
Baserunning increased from 1 to 2
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Stamina increased from 4 to 5
Changeup increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 177 to 179

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
SML - VBL
1986 26 24 24 157.1 6-11 0 98 41 15.43% 6.46% 1.89% 73.56% 56.73% 0.261 3.261 3.147 82 3.567 0.11 3.61
SML - VBL
1985 25 22 22 142.1 11-8 0 78 38 13.52% 6.59% 2.60% 77.40% 58.54% 0.250 3.351 3.770 96 3.933 -0.42 2.27
SML - VBL
1984 24 5 47 64.2 2-10 16 35 49 11.51% 16.12% 3.62% 69.50% 55.17% 0.272 5.706 5.776 144 5.189 -0.07 -1.23
SML - VBL
1983 23 3 6 17.1 1-2 0 7 11 8.33% 13.10% 3.57% 65.97% 53.49% 0.263 7.269 6.483 159 6.268 0.79 -0.29
SML - VBL
1982 22 0 30 44.0 0-0 1 22 25 11.58% 13.16% 1.58% 79.29% 53.47% 0.259 3.068 4.250 98 5.294 -1.18 0.21
Total - VBL
VBL
54 129 425.2 20-31 17 240 164 13.41% 9.16% 2.46% 74.10% 56.63% 0.259 3.806 4.005 101 4.225 -0.20 4.57

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
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 22 7 7 35.0 2-3 0 18 9 11.11% 5.56% 3.09% 57.69% 54.22% 0.366 7.457 5.380 111 5.478 2.08 0.28
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1981 21 13 13 63.0 0-8 0 51 34 17.06% 11.37% 2.34% 68.97% 51.59% 0.380 6.000 5.354 115 5.511 0.65 0.38
WLK - ADL
1981 21 5 5 34.0 1-1 0 43 9 31.85% 6.67% 1.48% 86.02% 58.82% 0.347 2.118 3.433 84 3.474 -1.32 0.77
Total - AAA
AAA
20 20 98.0 2-11 0 69 43 14.97% 9.33% 2.60% 65.35% 52.63% 0.375 6.520 5.363 113 5.499 1.16 0.65
Total - AA
AA
5 5 34.0 1-1 0 43 9 31.85% 6.67% 1.48% 86.02% 58.82% 0.347 2.118 3.433 84 3.474 -1.32 0.77

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 24 54 50 5 2 0 0 2 2 1 24 0 0 0.100 0.118 0.258 0.1923 0.115 -44 -0.79
SML - VBL
1985 25 22 50 41 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 15 0 0 0.024 0.024 0.049 0.0385 0.021 -113 -1.07
SML - VBL
1984 24 47 9 5 1 0 1 0 2 1 1 3 0 0 0.200 0.333 0.933 0.5000 0.381 140 -0.07
SML - VBL
1983 23 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -131 -0.16
SML - VBL
1982 22 30 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -135 -0.07
Total - VBL
VBL
129 124 105 7 2 1 0 4 4 2 45 0 0 0.067 0.084 0.189 0.1167 0.084 -66 -2.17

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 7 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -148 -0.32
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1981 21 13 21 19 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 11 0 0 0.105 0.105 0.211 0.2500 0.096 -76 -0.36
WLK - ADL
1981 21 5 13 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -173 -0.28
Total - AAA
AAA
20 34 32 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 21 0 0 0.063 0.063 0.125 0.1818 0.057 -103 -0.68
Total - AA
AA
5 13 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -173 -0.28

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SML - VBL
1986 P 24 157.1 9 21 1 0.968 1.716 0.992 -0.46
SML - VBL
1985 P 22 142.1 5 29 1 0.971 2.150 0.988 0.24
SML - VBL
1984 P 45 64.2 2 12 3 0.824 1.949 0.903 -0.48
SML - VBL
1983 P 5 17.1 1 3 0 1.000 2.077 1.027 -0.19
SML - VBL
1982 P 30 44.0 3 4 0 1.000 1.432 1.266 0.51
Total P 126 425.2 20 69 5 -0.38

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1982 P 7 35.0 2 7 0 1.000 2.314 1.023 0.13
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1981 P 13 63.0 3 7 0 1.000 1.429 1.015 0.17
WLK - ADL
1981 P 5 34.0 0 5 0 1.000 1.324 1.010 0.26
Total P 25 132.0 5 19 0 0.57
Player Awards
None
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink21
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg W Rank
1985 VBL 11 10
Year Lg L Rank
1986 VBL 11 8
Year Lg Win % Rank
1985 VBL 0.579 10
Year Lg SV Rank
1984 VBL 16 8
Year Lg WP Rank
1986 VBL 7 5
Year Lg ERA Rank
1985 VBL 3.351 10
1986 VBL 3.261 10
Year Lg BABIP Rank
1985 VBL 0.250 10
Year Lg WHIP Rank
1985 VBL 1.131 10
1986 VBL 1.119 9
Year Lg H/9 Rank
1985 VBL 7.778 9
Year Lg CG Rank
1985 VBL 1 8
Year Lg SHO Rank
1985 VBL 1 6
Year Lg Hits (Low) Rank
1985 VBL 123 6
1986 VBL 135 10
Year Lg HR (Low) Rank
1985 VBL 15 6
1986 VBL 12 2
Year Lg WAR Rank
1986 VBL 3.6 5
Year Lg W (Low) Rank
1986 VBL 6 5