Galen Broom
North Melbourne Kangaroos (ML)
Galen Broom
Birthdate:
Jan. 13, 1964 (25 y, 0 m, 2 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/194
Entry:
1982 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 12, Team: North Melbourne Kangaroos
Contract:
$27k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 58 days
Injury:
69 more days

1988 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
NML - VBL
6 0 6.1 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 1.421 3.851 107 3.915 -0.00

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
NML - VBL
6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.00 -0.01

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
NML - VBL
P 6 6.1 1 0 0 1.0000 0.0000 -0.010
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 58 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Disabled List, 0 more days
Injury Status 69 more days
ML DL Days (season) 77 days
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
1988 $27k ($10.1k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 2 2 1 5
vs R 4 2 2 1 5
vs L 4 2 2 1 5
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 5 5
vs R 8 6 5
vs L 7 5 5
Potential 8 5 5
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 8 8
Slider 8 8
Changeup 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 92-94 mph
GB % 53%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 7
Hold 4
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-01
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
Movement Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Movement decreased from 6 to 5
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Stamina increased from 6 to 7
1988-09-06
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Control increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 54% to 53%
Stamina decreased from 7 to 6
1988-07-29
Weight increased from 193 to 194
1988-04-16
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 55% to 54%
1988-02-07
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1988-01-31
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1988-01-17
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 53% to 55%
1987-11-22
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1987-10-11
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1987-09-20
GB% decreased from 54% to 53%
Weight increased from 190 to 191
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
1988 24 0 6 6.1 0 0 0 2 0 9.09% 0.00% 4.55% 111.11% 40.00% 0.211 1.421 3.851 107 3.915 -2.43 -0.00
NML - VBL
1987 23 0 53 62.1 2 8 10 47 43 17.03% 15.58% 2.54% 73.94% 53.08% 0.250 4.332 4.630 123 4.658 -0.30 -0.63
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
1 181 280.2 21 14 12 190 160 15.12% 12.73% 2.23% 68.80% 54.00% 0.294 5.099 4.374 114 4.577 0.72 -1.09

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
1988 24 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
NML - VBL
1987 23 53 8 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -133 -0.14
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
181 53 46 7 0 0 0 3 2 0 16 0 0 0.152 0.149 0.301 0.2258 0.131 -42 -0.54

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
1988 P 6 6.1 1 0 0 1.000 1.421 0.000 -0.01
NML - VBL
1987 P 51 62.1 1 14 0 1.000 2.166 1.022 0.44
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 178 280.2 10 55 0 1.43

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
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
Oct. 14, 1988
Oct 14
CRL 7 - 6 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 5 - 0.07
Oct. 13, 1988
Oct 13
CRL 1 - 5 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 6 17 - 0.01
Oct. 10, 1988
Oct 10
GEE 3 - 4 1.0 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 15 - -0.33
Oct. 9, 1988
Oct 9
GEE 11 - 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 12 - 0.00
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
@ESS 5 - 6 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 9 - -0.02
Oct. 5, 1988
Oct 5
@ESS 3 - 8 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 7 - 0.00
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
Oct. 14, 1988
Oct 14
CRL 7 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 13, 1988
Oct 13
CRL 1 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 10, 1988
Oct 10
GEE 3 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 9, 1988
Oct 9
GEE 11 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
@ESS 5 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 5, 1988
Oct 5
@ESS 3 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Player Awards
None
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink3
Grey Ink12
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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 SV Rank
1987 VBL 10 10
Year Lg BB Rank
1986 VBL 66 7