Ted Gilhespie
South Melbourne Swans (ML)
Ted Gilhespie
Birthdate:
April 21, 1961 (27 y, 8 m, 25 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
S/R
Height/Weight:
6'5"/233
Entry:
1983 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 12, Team: South Melbourne Swans
Contract:
$27k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 147 days

1988 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
SML - VBL
17 17 119.0 6-6 0 0 0 24 70 2.874 3.716 103 3.348 1.47

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
SML - VBL
17 39 7 2 0 0 4 4 2 17 0 0 0.180 0.238 0.469 0.216 0.318 25 -0.43 -1.08

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
SML - VBL
P 17 119.0 4 21 1 0.9615 0.9017 -1.077
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 147 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 6 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Very Popular
Local Very Popular
Current Contract
1988 $27k ($10.1k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 4 1 4 4
vs R 3 4 1 4 4
vs L 3 4 1 4 4
Potential 3 4 1 4 4
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 3 2
Arm 1 4 4
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 4
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 6 5 8
vs R 6 5 8
vs L 6 5 8
Potential 7 5 8
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 7 7
Curveball 8 8
Changeup 5 9
Other Pitching
Velocity 92-94 mph
GB % 56%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 8
Hold 8
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-01
Movement vs L decreased from 6 to 5
GB% decreased from 58% to 56%
1988-09-18
Weight increased from 232 to 233
1988-09-06
Movement vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 57% to 58%
1988-08-22
Weight decreased from 233 to 232
1988-08-16
Stuff Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Role changed from CL to SP
1988-05-04
Weight increased from 232 to 233
1988-04-16
GB% increased from 55% to 57%
Local Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
National Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
1988-02-07
Weight increased from 231 to 232
1988-01-31
Weight increased from 230 to 231
1988-01-17
GB% decreased from 57% to 55%
Weight increased from 229 to 230
1987-11-01
Stuff Potential increased from 7 to 8
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Role changed from SP to CL
1987-09-20
GB% increased from 56% to 57%
Weight increased from 228 to 229
1987-08-03
Weight increased from 227 to 228
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 225 to 227
1987-05-06
Weight decreased from 226 to 225
1987-04-25
Weight increased from 225 to 226
1987-04-18
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Control increased from 7 to 8
Control vs R increased from 7 to 8
Control vs L increased from 7 to 8
GB% increased from 54% to 56%
Changeup Pot increased from 8 to 9
Local Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
National Popularity increased from Well Known to Popular
1987-04-01
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1987-03-13
Stuff decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Role changed from CL to SP
1987-03-08
Eye Potential increased from 3 to 4
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
GB% decreased from 56% to 54%
Curveball Pot increased from 7 to 8
Curveball increased from 7 to 8
Role changed from RP to CL
1986-12-14
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Role changed from SP to RP
1986-12-07
Weight decreased from 225 to 224
1986-11-16
Stuff decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Role changed from RP to SP
1986-11-02
Weight increased from 224 to 225
1986-10-05
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
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
Stamina increased from 7 to 8
1986-09-08
Weight increased from 223 to 224
1986-08-28
Weight increased from 222 to 223
1986-07-17
P defense decreased from 3 to 1
Weight increased from 220 to 222
1986-04-14
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
National Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
1986-03-09
Weight increased from 219 to 220
1986-01-05
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
1985-10-13
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Role changed from SP to RP
1985-09-29
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 51% to 56%
Curveball increased from 6 to 7
1985-08-04
Weight decreased from 220 to 219
1985-07-23
Stuff vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Role changed from RP to SP
Weight decreased from 221 to 220
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 220 to 221
1985-03-31
Gap Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Movement increased from 4 to 5
Movement vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control Potential increased from 7 to 8
GB% increased from 49% to 51%
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Popular
1985-01-06
Movement vs L increased from 4 to 5
Control increased from 6 to 7
Control vs R increased from 6 to 7
Control vs L increased from 6 to 7
GB% decreased from 52% to 49%
Changeup Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Changeup increased from 4 to 5
1984-11-25
Weight increased from 219 to 220
1984-09-16
Stuff increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 5 to 6
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 6
Role changed from SP to RP
1984-07-17
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Eye increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Bunt for Hit decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff Potential increased from 6 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 8 to 7
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 51% to 52%
Fastball increased from 6 to 7
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
Changeup Pot increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 217 to 219
1984-03-28
Weight increased from 216 to 217
1984-01-01
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L 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
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
Changeup increased from 1 to 4
1983-11-20
Weight increased from 215 to 216
1983-09-05
Weight increased from 214 to 215
1983-08-21
Weight decreased from 215 to 214
1983-08-09
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
Outfield Range decreased from 2 to 1
1983-07-17
P defense decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 211 to 215

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
1988 27 17 17 119.0 6 6 0 70 24 14.52% 4.98% 3.53% 86.57% 55.76% 0.260 2.874 3.716 103 3.348 -0.84 1.47
SML - VBL
1987 26 3 50 67.0 4 9 21 43 24 15.14% 8.45% 5.28% 82.35% 58.94% 0.249 4.433 5.169 137 3.666 -0.74 -0.99
SML - VBL
1986 25 4 50 80.2 2 4 11 75 24 23.08% 7.38% 3.38% 82.91% 50.00% 0.267 3.012 3.386 89 3.000 -0.37 1.14
SML - VBL
1985 24 0 57 50.2 2 3 0 42 6 20.29% 2.90% 4.35% 74.32% 50.47% 0.279 4.263 3.597 91 2.966 0.67 0.46
SML - VBL
1984 23 0 31 36.1 1 3 2 23 7 16.91% 5.15% 2.21% 82.09% 51.25% 0.202 1.734 2.852 71 3.513 -1.12 0.69
Total - VBL
VBL
24 205 353.2 15 25 34 253 85 17.64% 5.93% 3.84% 82.83% 54.02% 0.256 3.283 3.810 101 3.291 -0.53 2.76

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
1984 23 10 10 63.2 6 3 0 68 13 25.66% 4.91% 3.77% 67.69% 47.86% 0.320 4.948 4.105 85 3.719 0.84 1.37
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 22 21 21 110.2 4 8 0 85 43 17.03% 8.62% 2.61% 71.43% 57.21% 0.359 4.717 4.516 100 4.517 0.20 1.47
Total - AAA
AAA
31 31 174.1 10 11 0 153 56 20.03% 7.33% 3.01% 70.37% 54.05% 0.346 4.801 4.366 95 4.226 0.44 2.85

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
1988 27 17 47 39 7 2 0 0 4 4 2 17 0 0 0.180 0.238 0.469 0.3182 0.216 25 -0.43
SML - VBL
1987 26 50 7 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.333 0.333 0.667 0.4000 0.296 83 -0.04
SML - VBL
1986 25 50 8 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0.143 0.143 0.429 0.1667 0.181 4 -0.11
SML - VBL
1985 24 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
SML - VBL
1984 23 31 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 - VBL
VBL
205 62 52 10 3 0 0 4 5 2 19 0 0 0.192 0.236 0.486 0.3030 0.220 29 -0.58

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
1984 23 10 24 17 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 5 0 0 0.059 0.059 0.177 0.0833 0.074 -90 -0.50
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 22 21 40 37 10 3 0 0 2 2 1 12 0 0 0.270 0.290 0.641 0.4000 0.285 56 -0.21
Total - AAA
AAA
31 64 54 11 4 0 0 4 2 1 17 0 0 0.204 0.218 0.496 0.2973 0.219 1 -0.70

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SML - VBL
1988 P 17 119.0 4 21 1 0.962 1.891 0.902 -1.08
SML - VBL
1987 P 48 67.0 1 7 1 0.889 1.075 0.897 -0.23
SML - VBL
1986 P 50 80.2 2 7 0 1.000 1.004 0.909 -0.29
SML - VBL
1985 P 52 50.2 1 7 0 1.000 1.421 1.022 0.23
SML - VBL
1984 P 31 36.1 1 5 1 0.857 1.486 0.886 -0.30
Total P 198 353.2 9 47 3 -1.66

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1984 P 10 63.2 3 7 0 1.000 1.414 1.022 0.10
Hawthorn - SBL
HAW - SBL
1983 P 21 110.2 3 15 0 1.000 1.464 0.867 -1.02
Total P 31 174.1 6 22 0 -0.92
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
Jan. 9, 1989
Jan 9
@ESS 2 - 6 5.0 7 3 3 1 1 4 0 0 6 5 24 93 43 -0.11
Jan. 4, 1989
Jan 4
COL 2 - 3 9.0 10 3 3 1 0 5 0 1 13 8 37 101 64 -0.06
Dec. 19, 1988
Dec 19
@MEL 8 - 0 9.0 5 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 10 9 32 116 85 0.24
Dec. 14, 1988
Dec 14
@NML 1 - 2 7.0 7 2 2 2 1 4 0 0 9 7 28 100 52 0.05
Dec. 8, 1988
Dec 8
@STK 4 - 3 7.0 5 2 2 2 3 3 0 0 10 6 28 97 51 0.22
Dec. 3, 1988
Dec 3
@GEE 2 - 4 5.0 8 4 4 0 2 0 0 0 8 7 25 103 38 -0.17
Nov. 28, 1988
Nov 28
@COL 2 - 4 5.0 8 2 2 1 2 3 1 0 5 6 24 84 41 -0.02
Nov. 24, 1988
Nov 24
@MEL 8 - 2 9.0 7 2 2 1 0 4 0 0 12 8 31 103 72 0.13
Nov. 19, 1988
Nov 19
@CRL 5 - 3 7.0 6 3 3 2 1 4 0 0 9 8 30 98 51 0.20
Nov. 13, 1988
Nov 13
@ESS 1 - 2 8.0 3 1 1 1 3 4 0 0 9 11 30 102 71 0.44
Nov. 7, 1988
Nov 7
NML 3 - 5 6.1 3 2 2 1 1 11 0 0 5 2 22 81 69 0.13
Nov. 3, 1988
Nov 3
@MEL 2 - 0 7.1 6 0 0 0 2 4 1 1 7 9 29 106 72 0.45
Oct. 27, 1988
Oct 27
ESS 3 - 2 7.0 7 2 2 2 0 4 0 0 9 7 27 96 54 0.19
Oct. 22, 1988
Oct 22
STK 0 - 5 7.0 9 5 5 2 2 2 0 0 13 4 30 109 35 -0.17
Oct. 16, 1988
Oct 16
@NML 6 - 3 7.1 5 2 1 0 2 2 0 0 9 11 30 101 66 0.22
Oct. 10, 1988
Oct 10
MEL 3 - 4 7.0 6 2 2 1 1 5 0 0 10 5 27 96 61 0.24
Oct. 5, 1988
Oct 5
COL 3 - 5 6.0 9 4 4 0 1 6 0 0 6 6 28 105 50 -0.15
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
Jan. 9, 1989
Jan 9
@ESS 2 - 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Jan. 4, 1989
Jan 4
COL 2 - 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0.05
Dec. 19, 1988
Dec 19
@MEL 8 - 0 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.07
Dec. 14, 1988
Dec 14
@NML 1 - 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Dec. 8, 1988
Dec 8
@STK 4 - 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Dec. 3, 1988
Dec 3
@GEE 2 - 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Nov. 28, 1988
Nov 28
@COL 2 - 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 24, 1988
Nov 24
@MEL 8 - 2 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Nov. 19, 1988
Nov 19
@CRL 5 - 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Nov. 13, 1988
Nov 13
@ESS 1 - 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Nov. 7, 1988
Nov 7
NML 3 - 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 3, 1988
Nov 3
@MEL 2 - 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Oct. 27, 1988
Oct 27
ESS 3 - 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Oct. 22, 1988
Oct 22
STK 0 - 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.10
Oct. 16, 1988
Oct 16
@NML 6 - 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Oct. 10, 1988
Oct 10
MEL 3 - 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Oct. 5, 1988
Oct 5
COL 3 - 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1988 South Melbourne (VBL)
Pitcher of the Month Mar 1984 Hawthorn (SBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink7
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg G Rank
1985 VBL 57 8
Year Lg SV Rank
1986 VBL 11 9
1987 VBL 21 5
Year Lg Hold Rank
1985 VBL 16 4
Year Lg IP Rank
1988 VBL 119.0 3
Year Lg BF Rank
1988 VBL 482 7
Year Lg HR Rank
1988 VBL 17 4
Year Lg CG Rank
1988 VBL 3 2
Year Lg SHO Rank
1988 VBL 1 1
Year Lg Hits Rank
1988 VBL 111 7