Branden Sturt
Sutherland Stars (AA)
Branden Sturt
Birthdate:
March 12, 1961 (27 y, 10 m, 3 d)
Position:
1B
Bats/Throws:
L/R
Height/Weight:
6'4"/253
Entry:
1982 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 9, Team: Canterbury Bulldogs
Contract:
Minor League
ML Service Time:
3 years, 65 days

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
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
32 21 9 2 0 1 2 4 2 7 0 0 0.429 0.478 1.145 0.496 0.615 212 0.39 0.56
SUT - YL
13 12 3 0 0 2 4 2 3 2 0 0 0.250 0.400 1.150 0.439 0.125 161 0.05 -0.43

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1B 24 57.1 42 1 0 1.0000 1.0788 0.558
SUT - YL
1B 3 6.1 5 0 0 1.0000 1.0802 0.047
SUT - YL
SS 1 4.0 1 1 0 1.0000 0.7120 -0.479
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 65 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Minor Leagues
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
Minor League Contract
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 8 5 3 5
vs R 5 8 6 3 5
vs L 4 6 4 2 5
Potential 5 8 5 3 5
Fielding C IF OF
Range 3 3
Error 5 2
Arm 1 4 3
Turn DP 3
C Ability 1
Position
First 7
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 7
Running 8
Sac Bunt 4
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 3 1
vs R 1 3 1
vs L 1 3 1
Potential 1 3 1
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 49%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-01
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Power decreased from 6 to 5
Power vs L decreased from 5 to 4
1988-11-20
Weight decreased from 254 to 253
1988-10-23
Weight decreased from 255 to 254
1988-07-29
Weight increased from 254 to 255
1988-04-16
Power Potential increased from 5 to 6
Power increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
1988-03-11
Weight increased from 253 to 254
1988-01-31
Weight increased from 252 to 253
1988-01-24
Weight increased from 251 to 252
1988-01-17
Weight increased from 250 to 251
1987-12-27
Weight increased from 249 to 250
1987-11-15
Weight increased from 248 to 249
1987-08-15
Weight increased from 247 to 248
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 246 to 247
1987-04-18
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs R decreased from 9 to 8
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Power decreased from 6 to 5
Power vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Infield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Turn Double Play increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Outfield Error decreased from 3 to 2
1987-03-18
1B defense decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 245 to 246
1987-03-08
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 243 to 245
1986-10-05
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
1986-09-08
Weight increased from 242 to 243
1986-04-14
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1985-09-29
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Power decreased from 7 to 6
Power vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Eye vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Eye vs L decreased from 3 to 2
GB% increased from 47% to 49%
Weight increased from 241 to 242
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 240 to 241
1985-03-31
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Eye Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Eye decreased from 4 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Fastball Pot decreased from 2 to 1
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1985-01-13
Weight increased from 239 to 240
1985-01-06
Gap Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Gap decreased from 9 to 8
Power vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Power vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
1984-11-11
Baserunning increased from 7 to 8
1984-09-04
Eye vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Eye vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 238 to 239
1984-08-04
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
1984-07-23
Stealing decreased from 7 to 6
1984-07-17
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 236 to 238
1984-04-02
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
GB% decreased from 49% to 47%
1984-03-10
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
1984-03-04
Weight increased from 235 to 236
1984-01-01
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R decreased from 10 to 9
Power Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Power increased from 6 to 7
Power vs R increased from 6 to 8
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 6 to 5
GB% increased from 48% to 49%
1983-11-06
1B defense increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 234 to 235
1983-10-02
Weight decreased from 235 to 234
1983-07-17
Baserunning increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 236 to 235
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Movement decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Movement vs L decreased from 4 to 3
1983-04-05
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power increased from 5 to 6
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1983-02-06
1B defense increased from 6 to 7
1983-01-02
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 7 to 9
Gap vs R increased from 7 to 10
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Power Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Eye Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Infield Error increased from 4 to 5
Infield Arm increased from 3 to 4
1982-08-11
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6

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
1987 26 10 4 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0.333 0.500 0.833 0.3333 0.394 155 0.04
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1987 26 48 28 25 3 1 0 1 1 2 2 8 0 0 0.120 0.214 0.494 0.1250 0.227 33 -0.09
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 25 98 90 85 17 4 0 2 10 8 3 21 0 0 0.200 0.236 0.554 0.2419 0.244 50 -0.21
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 24 126 480 445 96 26 1 9 50 27 28 108 0 0 0.216 0.265 0.604 0.2620 0.260 59 -0.84
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1984 23 126 510 464 115 25 0 15 57 34 32 118 0 0 0.248 0.305 0.703 0.2976 0.308 87 0.64
Collingwood (1 yrs)
COL (1 yrs)
10 4 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0.333 0.500 0.833 0.3333 0.394 155 0.04
Geelong (4 yrs)
GEE (4 yrs)
398 1108 1019 231 56 1 27 118 71 65 255 0 0 0.227 0.279 0.643 0.2735 0.280 70 -0.50
Total - VBL
VBL
408 1112 1022 232 56 1 27 120 71 66 255 0 0 0.227 0.280 0.643 0.2737 0.280 71 -0.46

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
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1988 27 32 23 21 9 2 0 1 2 4 2 7 0 0 0.429 0.478 1.145 0.6154 0.496 212 0.39
SUT - YL
1988 27 13 15 12 3 0 0 2 4 2 3 2 0 0 0.250 0.400 1.150 0.1250 0.439 161 0.05
Fitzroy - SBL
FTZ - SBL
1987 26 22 85 82 26 8 0 2 12 13 3 8 0 0 0.317 0.341 0.829 0.3333 0.356 110 0.28
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1983 22 84 370 322 87 21 3 22 66 51 44 104 0 0 0.270 0.362 0.921 0.3299 0.392 132 2.23
Belmore - YL
BEL - YL
1982 21 82 329 288 103 29 3 14 56 55 33 84 0 1 0.358 0.429 1.054 0.4611 0.458 178 3.72
None - None
None - None
1982 21 49 248 223 72 14 1 14 47 64 22 23 4 1 0.323 0.391 0.974 0.3118 0.419 165 2.14
Total - ??
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49 248 223 72 14 1 14 47 64 22 23 4 1 0.323 0.391 0.974 0.3118 0.419 165 2.14
Total - AAA
AAA
138 478 425 122 31 3 25 80 68 49 119 0 0 0.287 0.364 0.915 0.3440 0.390 132 2.90
Total - AA
AA
95 344 300 106 29 3 16 60 57 36 86 0 1 0.353 0.427 1.057 0.4478 0.458 178 3.77

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
COL - VBL
1987 1B 6 11.0 10 2 0 1.000 9.818 1.093 0.12
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1987 1B 22 31.0 33 2 0 1.000 10.161 1.093 0.41
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1986 1B 33 94.1 85 5 1 0.989 8.587 1.084 0.69
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1985 1B 126 1093.0 1140 72 8 0.993 9.980 1.058 6.70
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1984 1B 126 1102.2 1075 56 10 0.991 9.231 1.052 4.35
Total 1B 313 2332.0 2343 137 19 12.26

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1988 1B 24 57.1 42 1 0 1.000 6.750 1.079 0.56
SUT - YL
1988 1B 3 6.1 5 0 0 1.000 7.105 1.080 0.05
SUT - YL
1988 SS 1 4.0 1 1 0 1.000 4.500 0.712 -0.48
Fitzroy - SBL
FTZ - SBL
1987 1B 21 177.0 133 11 0 1.000 7.322 1.063 0.29
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1983 1B 84 747.2 655 45 5 0.993 8.426 1.020 1.67
Belmore - YL
BEL - YL
1982 1B 67 575.0 483 35 6 0.989 8.108 1.047 2.63
Total 1B 199 1563.1 1318 92 11 5.19
Total SS 1 4.0 1 1 0 -0.48
Reserve Grade 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
Dec. 15, 1988
Dec 15
RAN 10 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 14, 1988
Dec 14
RAN 5 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 11, 1988
Dec 11
LID 3 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 8, 1988
Dec 8
LEI 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 7, 1988
Dec 7
LEI 11 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 5, 1988
Dec 5
RED 3 - 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Dec. 4, 1988
Dec 4
RED 2 - 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Dec. 1, 1988
Dec 1
@STR 6 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 30, 1988
Nov 30
@STR 4 - 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Nov. 28, 1988
Nov 28
@ERS 2 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 27, 1988
Nov 27
@ERS 5 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 24, 1988
Nov 24
MOS 8 - 3 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.01
Nov. 23, 1988
Nov 23
MOS 9 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 20, 1988
Nov 20
@BLA 8 - 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.19
Nov. 17, 1988
Nov 17
@BAN 2 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 14, 1988
Nov 14
ROC 9 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 13, 1988
Nov 13
ROC 3 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 10, 1988
Nov 10
@LID 7 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 9, 1988
Nov 9
@LID 5 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 7, 1988
Nov 7
@RAN 4 - 7 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Nov. 6, 1988
Nov 6
@RAN 8 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 3, 1988
Nov 3
ERS 6 - 5 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.23
Nov. 2, 1988
Nov 2
ERS 8 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 30, 1988
Oct 30
STR 6 - 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Oct. 27, 1988
Oct 27
@ROC 4 - 7 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.04
Oct. 20, 1988
Oct 20
@RED 5 - 6 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Oct. 19, 1988
Oct 19
@RED 4 - 10 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 17, 1988
Oct 17
BAN 1 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 16, 1988
Oct 16
BAN 2 - 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Oct. 13, 1988
Oct 13
DY 2 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 10, 1988
Oct 10
@MOS 2 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
BLA 9 - 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Youth 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. 12, 1989
Jan 12
WER 10 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 11, 1989
Jan 11
WER 3 - 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.20
Jan. 9, 1989
Jan 9
MAS 5 - 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
Jan. 8, 1989
Jan 8
MAS 8 - 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Jan. 2, 1989
Jan 2
@RYD 4 - 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.52
Jan. 1, 1989
Jan 1
@RYD 4 - 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Dec. 29, 1988
Dec 29
PAD 4 - 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Dec. 26, 1988
Dec 26
MAR 2 - 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 25, 1988
Dec 25
MAR 5 - 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Dec. 22, 1988
Dec 22
BEL 3 - 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Dec. 21, 1988
Dec 21
BEL 3 - 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Dec. 19, 1988
Dec 19
@MAS 4 - 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Dec. 18, 1988
Dec 18
@MAS 6 - 14 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Aug. 15, 1983 Canterbury Trent Nutter
Branden Sturt
Geelong David Heighway
$50k cash
Dec. 27, 1987 Geelong Branden Sturt
Collingwood Graeme Rabjohns
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Gold Glove 1986 - 1B Geelong (VBL)
1984 - 1B Coburg (SBL)
Rookie of the Month Nov 1984 Geelong (VBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink2
Grey Ink2
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1984 VBL 126 1
1985 VBL 126 1
Year Lg K Rank
1984 VBL 118 1
1985 VBL 108 6
Year Lg IBB Rank
1985 VBL 5 1
Year Lg SF Rank
1984 VBL 5 6
1985 VBL 4 9
Year Lg G Rank
1984 VBL 126 1
1985 VBL 126 1