Ted Gilhespie
South Melbourne Swans (ML)
Ted Gilhespie
Birthdate:
April 21, 1961 (26 y, 4 m, 30 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
S/R
Height/Weight:
6'5"/229
Entry:
1983 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 12, Team: South Melbourne Swans
Contract:
$18k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
2 years, 59 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 2 years, 59 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 4 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Popular
Local Popular
Current Contract
1987 $18k ($18k 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 % 57%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 8
Hold 8
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
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
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
4 138 167.2 5-10 13 140 37 20.96% 5.54% 3.44% 80.24% 50.44% 0.257 3.113 3.334 86 3.101 -0.22 2.28

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
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
138 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

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
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 133 167.2 4 19 1 -0.36

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
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Month Mar 1984 Hawthorn (SBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink4
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg G Rank
1985 VBL 57 8
Year Lg SV Rank
1986 VBL 11 9
Year Lg Hold Rank
1985 VBL 16 4