Mark Desforges
St. Kilda Saints (ML)
Mark Desforges
Birthdate:
Oct. 5, 1960 (28 y, 3 m, 10 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'7"/173
Entry:
1983 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 13, Team: St. Kilda Saints
Contract:
$27k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 58 days

1988 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
23 0 23.0 1-0 12 10 4 10 29 3.130 2.474 69 2.574 0.71

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
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.00 -0.02

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
P 22 23.0 0 1 0 1.0000 1.0271 -0.022
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 58 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 6 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
ML DL Days (season) 21 days
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Low
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Well Known
Local Well Known
Current Contract
1988 $27k ($9.9k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 3 4 1 1 3
vs R 3 3 1 1 3
vs L 3 4 1 1 3
Potential 3 4 1 1 3
Fielding C IF OF
Range 4 5
Error 2 2
Arm 1 6 3
Turn DP 2
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 7
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 6
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 10 4 5
vs R 10 4 5
vs L 10 4 5
Potential 10 4 5
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Cutter 7 8
Curveball 10 10
Other Pitching
Velocity 96-98 mph
GB % 51%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 3
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-01
Gap vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs L decreased from 6 to 5
1988-10-02
Weight increased from 172 to 173
1988-09-06
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
1988-07-29
Weight increased from 171 to 172
1988-04-16
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
GB% increased from 49% to 51%
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1988-03-06
Weight decreased from 172 to 171
1988-01-17
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
GB% decreased from 52% to 49%
1987-10-11
Weight decreased from 173 to 172
1987-09-20
Stuff vs R increased from 9 to 10
GB% decreased from 53% to 52%
1987-04-18
Stuff increased from 9 to 10
Stuff vs L increased from 9 to 10
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
Curveball increased from 9 to 10
1987-03-08
Gap Potential increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
1986-12-28
Weight decreased from 174 to 173
1986-11-30
Weight decreased from 175 to 174
1986-10-05
Sac Bunt decreased from 7 to 6
1986-04-14
Movement Potential decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 55% to 53%
1986-03-15
Weight decreased from 176 to 175
1986-01-26
Weight increased from 175 to 176
1986-01-05
Stuff increased from 8 to 9
Stuff vs R increased from 8 to 9
Movement Potential increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 56% to 55%
1985-12-29
P defense decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 174 to 175
1985-10-06
Weight increased from 173 to 174
1985-09-29
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
Outfield Arm decreased from 4 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 8 to 9
GB% increased from 54% to 56%
1985-08-16
Role changed from CL to RP
1985-08-04
Weight increased from 172 to 173
1985-07-17
Weight decreased from 173 to 172
1985-04-11
Weight increased from 172 to 173
1985-02-10
Weight increased from 171 to 172
1985-01-06
Contact vs R increased from 2 to 3
Gap vs L increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential increased from 6 to 7
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 53% to 54%
Curveball increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 170 to 171
1984-09-04
Weight increased from 169 to 170
1984-07-17
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Infield Error increased from 1 to 2
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 7 to 8
GB% decreased from 56% to 53%
1984-04-17
Weight decreased from 170 to 169
1984-03-19
Weight decreased from 171 to 170
1984-01-01
Contact Potential increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Stuff vs L increased from 7 to 8
Movement Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Control Potential increased from 5 to 6
Cutter increased from 6 to 7
Curveball increased from 7 to 8
1983-08-09
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 7
Curveball Pot increased from 9 to 10
Curveball increased from 6 to 7
1983-07-17
Weight increased from 170 to 171

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
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1988 27 0 23 23.0 1 0 12 29 10 29.59% 10.20% 2.04% 82.19% 47.22% 0.339 3.130 2.474 69 2.574 0.66 0.71
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1987 26 0 49 45.1 1 6 23 60 11 34.09% 6.25% 4.55% 75.47% 46.58% 0.247 2.978 2.821 75 1.835 0.16 1.04
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1986 25 0 32 38.2 1 1 1 35 18 22.01% 11.32% 5.66% 80.25% 50.00% 0.170 3.957 5.233 137 3.653 -1.28 -0.58
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1985 24 0 23 28.2 0 0 0 19 12 15.97% 10.08% 3.36% 78.95% 48.44% 0.225 3.767 4.544 115 4.576 -0.78 -0.13
Total - VBL
VBL
0 127 135.2 3 7 36 143 51 25.91% 9.24% 4.17% 79.16% 48.19% 0.236 3.450 3.814 100 3.058 -0.36 1.04

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
SAN - SBL
1984 23 0 38 34.1 3 2 12 42 15 27.27% 9.74% 3.25% 80.43% 55.17% 0.345 4.194 4.471 93 3.887 -0.28 0.36
SAN - SBL
1983 22 0 41 33.2 0 2 18 39 18 25.00% 11.54% 5.13% 91.12% 45.00% 0.311 3.743 5.612 125 4.214 -1.87 -0.44
Total - AAA
AAA
0 79 68.0 3 4 30 81 33 26.13% 10.65% 4.19% 85.59% 50.00% 0.328 3.971 5.036 109 4.049 -1.07 -0.07

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
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1988 27 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
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1987 26 49 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -133 -0.02
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1986 25 32 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -127 -0.04
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1985 24 23 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 -129 -0.01
Total - VBL
VBL
127 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -130 -0.07

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
SAN - SBL
1984 23 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
SAN - SBL
1983 22 41 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 - AAA
AAA
79 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
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1988 P 22 23.0 0 1 0 1.000 0.391 1.027 -0.02
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1987 P 48 45.1 0 3 0 1.000 0.596 1.022 0.04
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1986 P 31 38.2 1 13 1 0.933 3.259 0.957 -0.12
St. Kilda - VBL
STK - VBL
1985 P 22 28.2 4 3 0 1.000 2.198 1.022 0.11
Total P 123 135.2 5 20 1 0.00

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
SAN - SBL
1984 P 37 34.1 0 4 0 1.000 1.049 1.022 -0.04
SAN - SBL
1983 P 40 33.2 0 1 0 1.000 0.267 0.000 0.45
Total P 77 68.0 0 5 0 0.41
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. 12, 1989
Jan 12
SML 5 - 3 1.1 2 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 6 21 - 0.05
Jan. 11, 1989
Jan 11
SML 3 - 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 13 - 0.03
Jan. 7, 1989
Jan 7
MEL 5 - 4 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 9 - -0.29
Jan. 4, 1989
Jan 4
@CRL 5 - 3 0.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 14 - -0.54
Jan. 3, 1989
Jan 3
@CRL 4 - 3 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 2 5 18 - 0.20
Nov. 28, 1988
Nov 28
CRL 3 - 2 0.2 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 5 14 - -0.32
Nov. 26, 1988
Nov 26
CRL 4 - 1 1.0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 6 21 - 0.03
Nov. 21, 1988
Nov 21
@NML 2 - 3 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 2 8 30 - 0.28
Nov. 16, 1988
Nov 16
@SML 3 - 2 2.0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 8 28 - 0.34
Nov. 12, 1988
Nov 12
@MEL 2 - 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 15 - 0.09
Nov. 9, 1988
Nov 9
CRL 5 - 4 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 24 - 0.00
Nov. 7, 1988
Nov 7
GEE 4 - 3 0.2 3 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 17 - -0.36
Nov. 5, 1988
Nov 5
GEE 5 - 6 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 4 20 - 0.02
Oct. 29, 1988
Oct 29
ESS 3 - 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 3 15 - 0.07
Oct. 28, 1988
Oct 28
@MEL 4 - 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 12 - 0.04
Oct. 26, 1988
Oct 26
@MEL 4 - 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 17 - 0.04
Oct. 22, 1988
Oct 22
@SML 5 - 0 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 - 0.06
Oct. 19, 1988
Oct 19
NML 6 - 4 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 3 12 - 0.07
Oct. 18, 1988
Oct 18
NML 7 - 6 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 4 22 - 0.14
Oct. 16, 1988
Oct 16
GEE 3 - 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 13 - 0.03
Oct. 13, 1988
Oct 13
ESS 5 - 2 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 4 17 - 0.03
Oct. 10, 1988
Oct 10
COL 4 - 5 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 5 22 - 0.14
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
@CRL 5 - 4 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 4 18 - 0.20
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. 12, 1989
Jan 12
SML 5 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 11, 1989
Jan 11
SML 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 7, 1989
Jan 7
MEL 5 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 4, 1989
Jan 4
@CRL 5 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 3, 1989
Jan 3
@CRL 4 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 28, 1988
Nov 28
CRL 3 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 26, 1988
Nov 26
CRL 4 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 21, 1988
Nov 21
@NML 2 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 16, 1988
Nov 16
@SML 3 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 12, 1988
Nov 12
@MEL 2 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 9, 1988
Nov 9
CRL 5 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 7, 1988
Nov 7
GEE 4 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 5, 1988
Nov 5
GEE 5 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 29, 1988
Oct 29
ESS 3 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 28, 1988
Oct 28
@MEL 4 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 26, 1988
Oct 26
@MEL 4 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 22, 1988
Oct 22
@SML 5 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 19, 1988
Oct 19
NML 6 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 18, 1988
Oct 18
NML 7 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 16, 1988
Oct 16
GEE 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 13, 1988
Oct 13
ESS 5 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 10, 1988
Oct 10
COL 4 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
@CRL 5 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
League Champ 1988 St. Kilda (VBL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink3
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg SV Rank
1987 VBL 23 4
1988 VBL 12 7