Galen Broom
North Melbourne Kangaroos (ML)
Galen Broom
Birthdate:
Jan. 13, 1964 (23 y, 7 m, 8 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/190
Entry:
1982 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 12, Team: North Melbourne Kangaroos
Contract:
$18k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
1 years, 142 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 1 years, 142 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 5 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
1987 $18k ($18k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 2 2 1 4
vs R 4 2 2 1 4
vs L 4 2 2 1 4
Potential 4 2 2 1 5
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 1
Error 3 2
Arm 1 7 2
Turn DP 2
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 6
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 8 6 5
vs R 8 6 5
vs L 7 5 4
Potential 8 6 5
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 8 8
Slider 8 8
Changeup 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 92-94 mph
GB % 54%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 7
Hold 4
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-04-18
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Outfield Arm decreased from 3 to 2
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
GB% increased from 53% to 54%
Stamina increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1987-04-11
Weight increased from 188 to 189
1987-04-05
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1987-03-08
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 55% to 53%
Slider increased from 7 to 8
1986-10-05
Movement vs R decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 57% to 55%
1986-08-28
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1986-08-04
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1986-07-29
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1986-07-17
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1986-04-14
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R decreased from 5 to 4
1986-02-09
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1986-01-05
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
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs R increased from 6 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Fastball increased from 7 to 8
Slider increased from 6 to 7
1985-11-24
Hold increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 183 to 182
1985-11-10
Hold decreased from 4 to 3
1985-10-06
Stuff Potential increased from 7 to 8
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
Role changed from SP to RP
1985-07-17
Hold increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1985-01-06
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Movement increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
Velocity increased from 91-93 mph to 92-94 mph
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
Slider increased from 5 to 6
1984-07-17
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Power Potential decreased from 3 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
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Infield Error increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Range increased from 1 to 2
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 5 to 6
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control decreased from 4 to 3
Control vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Slider Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Changeup Pot decreased from 2 to 1
Weight decreased from 185 to 184
1984-04-17
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1984-01-01
Gap Potential increased from 1 to 2
Gap increased from 1 to 2
Gap vs R increased from 1 to 2
Gap vs L increased from 1 to 2
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Movement increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 58% to 57%
Slider increased from 4 to 5
1983-10-02
Weight decreased from 185 to 184
1983-09-06
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 57% to 58%
Changeup Pot increased from 1 to 2
1983-04-09
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Power Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Movement Potential increased from 5 to 6
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Movement decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs L decreased from 5 to 4
1983-04-05
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Turn Double Play decreased from 3 to 2
Fastball increased from 5 to 6
Slider Pot increased from 8 to 9
Changeup Pot decreased from 3 to 1
1983-01-23
Weight decreased from 186 to 185
1983-01-02
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 5 to 6
Stuff increased from 3 to 4
Control increased from 2 to 3
Control vs R increased from 2 to 3
Control vs L increased from 2 to 3
Velocity increased from 90-92 mph to 91-93 mph
1982-10-03
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1982-08-11
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
GB% increased from 55% to 57%

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
NML - VBL
1986 22 0 66 118.0 12-3 1 86 66 16.20% 12.43% 1.69% 65.24% 52.24% 0.309 5.492 4.035 106 4.502 1.46 0.05
NML - VBL
1985 21 1 56 94.0 7-3 1 55 51 12.85% 11.92% 2.57% 69.21% 57.62% 0.308 5.362 4.665 119 4.662 0.70 -0.52
Total - VBL
VBL
1 122 212.0 19-6 2 141 117 14.70% 12.20% 2.09% 66.98% 54.73% 0.308 5.434 4.314 111 4.573 1.12 -0.47

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
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1984 20 0 19 17.2 0-4 4 13 9 15.66% 10.84% 2.41% 67.38% 47.37% 0.296 6.113 5.407 113 5.892 0.71 -0.04
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1984 20 0 23 25.1 2-1 12 30 9 29.41% 8.82% 0.00% 90.00% 48.78% 0.323 1.066 2.415 56 3.504 -1.35 1.02
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1983 19 0 14 14.0 1-4 4 14 8 18.18% 10.39% 2.60% 63.54% 37.50% 0.529 10.286 5.414 120 5.406 4.87 -0.13
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1983 19 0 26 28.0 2-1 11 30 12 26.09% 10.43% 3.48% 95.54% 57.45% 0.294 2.250 4.849 111 3.860 -2.60 -0.12
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1982 18 0 35 36.2 4-0 11 52 14 33.55% 9.03% 1.29% 73.01% 50.00% 0.365 3.682 3.390 79 3.670 0.29 0.53
Total - AAA
AAA
0 33 31.2 1-8 8 27 17 16.88% 10.63% 2.50% 65.22% 43.55% 0.410 7.958 5.410 116 5.677 2.55 -0.17
Total - AA
AA
0 84 90.0 8-2 34 112 35 30.11% 9.41% 1.61% 84.43% 52.11% 0.330 2.500 3.569 83 3.682 -1.07 1.43

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
NML - VBL
1986 22 66 25 25 5 0 0 0 2 1 0 10 0 0 0.200 0.200 0.400 0.3333 0.177 1 -0.18
NML - VBL
1985 21 56 20 18 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0.111 0.111 0.222 0.1538 0.098 -58 -0.23
Total - VBL
VBL
122 45 43 7 0 0 0 2 2 0 15 0 0 0.163 0.163 0.326 0.2500 0.144 -25 -0.40

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
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1984 20 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1984 20 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1983 19 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1983 19 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1982 18 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
None - None
None - None
1982 18 25 128 120 44 9 2 1 24 41 3 9 2 1 0.367 0.384 0.884 0.3874 0.384 140 0.65
Total - ??
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25 128 120 44 9 2 1 24 41 3 9 2 1 0.367 0.384 0.884 0.3874 0.384 140 0.65
Total - AAA
AAA
33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Total - AA
AA
84 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
NML - VBL
1986 P 65 118.0 2 21 0 1.000 1.754 1.152 0.16
NML - VBL
1985 P 56 94.0 6 20 0 1.000 2.489 1.113 0.83
Total P 121 212.0 8 41 0 1.00

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1984 P 18 17.2 1 5 0 1.000 3.057 1.022 0.19
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1984 P 23 25.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.05
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1983 P 14 14.0 1 0 0 1.000 0.643 0.000 -0.03
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1983 P 26 28.0 1 4 0 1.000 1.607 1.011 0.36
Gawler - ADL
GAW - ADL
1982 P 35 36.2 2 2 0 1.000 0.982 1.010 0.32
Total P 116 121.2 5 11 0 0.88
Player Awards
None
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink3
Grey Ink9
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg G Rank
1985 VBL 56 10
1986 VBL 66 4
Year Lg W Rank
1986 VBL 12 7
Year Lg Win % Rank
1986 VBL 0.800 1
Year Lg BB Rank
1986 VBL 66 7