Paul Heywood
Essendon Knights (ML)
Paul Heywood
Birthdate:
June 24, 1964 (23 y, 1 m, 28 d)
Position:
1B
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/187
Entry:
1982 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 2, Team: Essendon Knights
Contract:
$18k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
0 years, 157 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 0 years, 157 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 5 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty High
Greed Low
Intelligence High
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Well Known
Current Contract
1987 $18k ($18k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 8 7 5 4
vs R 5 8 7 5 4
vs L 5 8 7 5 4
Potential 6 8 8 6 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 4
Error 5 4
Arm 1 5 3
Turn DP 8
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 6
First 6
Second 1
Left Field 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 3
Stealing 7
Running 7
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 6 5 4
vs R 6 5 4
vs L 6 5 4
Potential 8 5 5
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 6 7
Curveball 7 7
Changeup 4 9
Splitter 5 6
Knucklecurve 3 3
Other Pitching
Velocity 92-94 mph
GB % 51%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 6
Hold 4
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-08-15
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1987-07-17
Baserunning increased from 6 to 7
LF defense decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 183 to 186
1987-04-18
Power increased from 6 to 7
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
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
Outfield Error decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 52% to 51%
Changeup increased from 3 to 4
Knucklecurve Pot increased from 2 to 3
Knucklecurve increased from 2 to 3
Local Popularity decreased from Extremely Popular to Well Known
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Insignficant
1987-04-11
Baserunning decreased from 7 to 6
1987-03-13
Baserunning increased from 6 to 7
1987-03-08
Power vs L increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
3B defense decreased from 1 to 0
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% decreased from 53% to 52%
Changeup increased from 2 to 3
1986-12-07
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1986-11-09
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1986-10-05
Power increased from 5 to 6
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 2 to 3
1B defense increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 51% to 53%
1986-04-14
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
Sac Bunt decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Fastball increased from 5 to 6
Curveball increased from 6 to 7
1986-02-23
RF defense decreased from 1 to 0
1986-01-26
Weight decreased from 184 to 183
1986-01-05
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power Potential increased from 7 to 8
Power increased from 3 to 5
Power vs R increased from 3 to 5
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 5 to 6
Outfield Range decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff Potential increased from 7 to 8
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential 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
Velocity increased from 91-93 mph to 92-94 mph
GB% increased from 50% to 51%
Fastball Pot increased from 6 to 7
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
Splitter Pot increased from 5 to 6
1985-11-17
Weight increased from 183 to 184
1985-09-29
1B defense increased from 4 to 5
1985-07-23
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1985-03-13
Local Popularity increased from Very Popular to Extremely Popular
1985-01-06
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
Power vs L increased from 2 to 4
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
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
Infield Error increased from 4 to 5
1B defense increased from 3 to 4
Stuff increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs R increased from 4 to 5
Stuff vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 51% to 50%
Splitter Pot decreased from 6 to 5
Splitter increased from 4 to 5
1984-11-04
Stealing increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 182 to 181
1984-10-28
Weight decreased from 183 to 182
1984-10-21
1B defense increased from 2 to 3
1984-09-30
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1984-09-16
Weight increased from 180 to 182
1984-07-17
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Turn Double Play increased from 7 to 8
Outfield Range increased from 4 to 5
P defense increased from 5 to 6
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 52% to 51%
Curveball increased from 4 to 5
1984-04-02
Gap increased from 7 to 8
Gap vs R increased from 7 to 8
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
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
GB% decreased from 54% to 52%
Fastball increased from 4 to 5
Curveball Pot increased from 6 to 7
Curveball increased from 3 to 4
Changeup Pot increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1984-01-29
1B defense increased from 1 to 2
1984-01-15
Position changed from 2B to 1B
1984-01-01
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 7 to 8
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 1 to 2
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 1 to 2
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Velocity increased from 89-91 mph to 90-92 mph
Splitter Pot increased from 5 to 6
1983-11-06
Baserunning increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 180 to 179
1983-09-06
Gap Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs R increased from 3 to 4
Stuff vs L increased from 3 to 4
Control increased from 1 to 2
Control vs R increased from 1 to 2
Control vs L increased from 1 to 2
1983-08-15
2B defense increased from 0 to 1
3B defense increased from 0 to 1
1983-07-23
Weight decreased from 181 to 180
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
Splitter Pot decreased from 6 to 5
1983-04-05
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap Potential increased from 8 to 9
Gap increased from 5 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 7
Power increased from 1 to 2
Power vs R increased from 1 to 2
Power vs L increased from 1 to 2
GB% decreased from 55% to 54%
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Very Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1983-02-27
LF defense increased from 1 to 2
1983-01-09
Weight decreased from 182 to 181
1983-01-02
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1982-11-28
Weight decreased from 182 to 181
1982-11-14
1B defense increased from 0 to 1
LF defense increased from 0 to 1
RF defense increased from 0 to 1
1982-09-07
Contact Potential increased from 5 to 6
Turn Double Play increased from 6 to 7
1982-08-11
Power Potential increased from 6 to 7
Infield Error increased from 3 to 4

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
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1986 22 0 9 17.0 0-0 1 12 10 16.44% 13.70% 1.37% 81.63% 52.63% 0.192 2.118 3.837 100 4.630 -1.72 0.02
Total - VBL
VBL
0 9 17.0 0-0 1 12 10 16.44% 13.70% 1.37% 81.63% 52.63% 0.192 2.118 3.837 100 4.630 -1.72 0.02

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
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1985 21 19 19 104.0 8-1 0 90 39 20.32% 8.80% 2.48% 74.66% 45.73% 0.317 3.981 4.343 98 4.676 -0.36 1.45
WAD - ADL
1984 20 9 9 54.2 5-1 0 57 17 26.27% 7.83% 0.92% 84.46% 49.48% 0.302 1.976 3.159 74 3.861 -1.18 1.53
WAD - ADL
1983 19 20 20 90.1 4-7 0 77 35 18.64% 8.47% 1.94% 66.99% 56.82% 0.381 5.480 4.871 112 4.743 0.61 0.67
WAD - ADL
1982 18 4 4 8.1 0-0 0 1 5 2.04% 10.20% 0.00% 58.33% 40.91% 0.439 9.720 6.210 145 8.306 3.51 -0.08
Total - AAA
AAA
19 19 104.0 8-1 0 90 39 20.32% 8.80% 2.48% 74.66% 45.73% 0.317 3.981 4.343 98 4.676 -0.36 1.45
Total - AA
AA
33 33 153.1 9-8 0 135 57 19.88% 8.39% 1.47% 70.61% 53.22% 0.362 4.461 4.333 100 4.622 0.13 2.12

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
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1986 22 110 275 250 61 27 1 6 45 24 18 63 0 0 0.244 0.303 0.735 0.3005 0.316 102 0.78
Total - VBL
VBL
110 275 250 61 27 1 6 45 24 18 63 0 0 0.244 0.303 0.735 0.3005 0.316 102 0.78

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
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1985 21 69 224 195 66 20 1 8 51 38 16 49 0 2 0.339 0.397 0.972 0.4113 0.417 150 1.43
WAD - ADL
1984 20 81 332 282 76 17 2 13 51 39 37 70 3 1 0.270 0.366 0.848 0.3134 0.379 123 1.42
WAD - ADL
1983 19 67 219 192 61 17 3 6 28 27 16 48 0 1 0.318 0.374 0.906 0.3957 0.400 137 0.94
WAD - ADL
1982 18 81 300 277 81 15 1 11 27 33 10 93 1 0 0.292 0.343 0.816 0.4023 0.366 114 0.36
None - None
None - None
1982 18 25 125 106 44 17 1 9 31 40 11 7 7 2 0.415 0.480 1.329 0.3763 0.545 255 2.40
Total - ??
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25 125 106 44 17 1 9 31 40 11 7 7 2 0.415 0.480 1.329 0.3763 0.545 255 2.40
Total - AAA
AAA
69 224 195 66 20 1 8 51 38 16 49 0 2 0.339 0.397 0.972 0.4113 0.417 150 1.43
Total - AA
AA
229 851 751 218 49 6 30 106 99 63 211 4 2 0.290 0.360 0.851 0.3658 0.379 123 2.72

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1986 P 9 17.0 0 1 0 1.000 0.529 1.034 -0.01
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1986 1B 69 508.0 497 31 6 0.989 9.354 1.013 0.71
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1986 3B 1 4.0 0 1 0 1.000 2.250 1.035 0.03
Essendon - VBL
ESS - VBL
1986 LF 1 7.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Total P 9 17.0 0 1 0 -0.01
Total 1B 69 508.0 497 31 6 0.71
Total 3B 1 4.0 0 1 0 0.03
Total LF 1 7.0 0 0 0 0.00

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1985 P 19 104.0 4 9 1 0.929 1.125 0.923 -0.36
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1985 1B 37 282.0 224 14 2 0.992 7.596 0.978 -0.82
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1985 2B 4 6.0 0 0 1 0.000 0.000 0.533 -0.48
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1985 3B 5 11.0 1 1 1 0.667 1.636 0.697 -0.49
Footscray - SBL
FTS - SBL
1985 LF 6 31.0 4 0 0 1.000 1.161 0.987 0.09
WAD - ADL
1984 P 9 54.2 1 6 1 0.875 1.152 1.211 0.52
WAD - ADL
1984 1B 71 587.0 421 23 4 0.991 6.808 0.996 -1.08
WAD - ADL
1984 2B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WAD - ADL
1984 3B 2 4.0 0 1 0 1.000 2.250 1.041 0.03
WAD - ADL
1984 LF 8 14.2 2 0 0 1.000 1.227 1.006 0.09
WAD - ADL
1984 RF 5 12.2 4 0 0 1.000 2.842 0.998 0.19
WAD - ADL
1983 P 20 90.1 3 13 1 0.941 1.594 1.011 0.66
WAD - ADL
1983 1B 14 106.0 75 3 1 0.987 6.623 0.857 -0.82
WAD - ADL
1983 2B 6 27.0 4 1 2 0.714 1.667 0.456 -2.18
WAD - ADL
1983 3B 5 33.0 1 1 0 1.000 0.546 0.542 -0.46
WAD - ADL
1983 LF 25 193.1 34 0 0 1.000 1.583 1.013 0.38
WAD - ADL
1983 RF 1 3.0 0 0 1 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WAD - ADL
1982 P 4 2.0 0 1 0 1.000 4.500 1.010 0.02
WAD - ADL
1982 1B 4 28.1 23 2 1 0.962 7.941 0.910 -0.32
WAD - ADL
1982 2B 33 251.1 53 55 6 0.947 3.867 0.852 -5.56
WAD - ADL
1982 3B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WAD - ADL
1982 LF 35 286.0 54 5 3 0.952 1.857 0.897 -5.13
WAD - ADL
1982 RF 6 54.0 11 3 1 0.933 2.333 1.079 0.70
Total P 52 251.0 8 29 3 0.84
Total 1B 126 1003.1 743 42 8 -3.04
Total 2B 44 285.1 57 56 9 -8.21
Total 3B 13 50.0 2 3 1 -0.92
Total LF 74 525.0 94 5 3 -4.57
Total RF 12 69.2 15 3 2 0.89
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
MVP / Batter of the Year 1986 Footscray (SBL)
1985 West Adelaide (ADL)
League Champ 1987 Essendon (VBL)
Silver Slugger 1986 - P Footscray (SBL)
1984 - P West Adelaide (ADL)
Player of the Week Nov 14, 1983 West Adelaide (ADL)
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