Col Russo
Geelong Cats (ML)
Col Russo
Birthdate:
April 19, 1960 (28 y, 9 m, 3 d)
Position:
CF
Bats/Throws:
R/L
Height/Weight:
5'9"/188
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$19.4k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 58 days

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
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
83 331 98 25 4 12 30 60 38 60 6 3 0.296 0.379 0.883 0.385 0.332 153 4.60 5.10

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
CF 80 735.0 226 14 1 0.9959 1.0204 5.104
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 58 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 Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Fair
Local Well Known
Current Contract
1988 $19.4k ($6.3k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 6 6 5 6 7
vs R 6 6 5 6 7
vs L 6 7 5 6 7
Potential 6 6 5 6 7
Fielding C IF OF
Range 6 8
Error 7 7
Arm 1 7 9
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Left Field 1
Center Field 7
Right Field 3
Run/Bunt
Speed 9
Stealing 7
Running 7
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 3
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 2 2
vs R 1 2 2
vs L 1 2 2
Potential 1 2 2
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 47%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-01
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
Bunt for Hit decreased from 4 to 3
1988-11-20
Weight increased from 187 to 188
1988-10-23
Weight increased from 186 to 187
1988-10-02
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1988-09-06
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Infield Range decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1988-08-16
LF defense decreased from 2 to 1
1988-07-29
Speed decreased from 10 to 9
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 182 to 184
1988-04-20
RF defense decreased from 4 to 3
1988-04-16
Outfield Range decreased from 9 to 8
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Well Known
1988-03-17
Weight decreased from 183 to 182
1988-02-07
Stealing decreased from 7 to 6
1988-01-24
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
1988-01-17
Outfield Range increased from 8 to 9
LF defense increased from 1 to 2
1987-12-06
Stealing decreased from 7 to 6
1987-11-22
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1987-10-11
LF defense decreased from 2 to 1
RF defense increased from 3 to 4
1987-09-20
Sac Bunt increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Range decreased from 9 to 8
LF defense increased from 1 to 2
1987-08-28
LF defense decreased from 2 to 1
1987-08-15
Weight decreased from 183 to 182
1987-07-23
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 182 to 183
1987-04-18
Bunt for Hit decreased from 5 to 4
Catcher Ability decreased from 2 to 1
1987-04-16
CF defense decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1987-03-08
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
1986-11-23
RF defense decreased from 4 to 3
1986-10-05
Avoid Ks decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Infield Error decreased from 8 to 7
RF defense increased from 3 to 4
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 180 to 181
1986-04-14
Movement Potential increased from 2 to 3
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Fair
1986-02-23
RF defense decreased from 4 to 3
Weight decreased from 181 to 180
1985-12-22
RF defense increased from 3 to 4
1985-11-24
Weight increased from 180 to 181
1985-09-29
Sac Bunt decreased from 3 to 2
LF defense increased from 1 to 2
1985-08-16
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1985-08-04
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1985-07-17
LF defense decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 177 to 178
1985-03-31
Sac Bunt increased from 2 to 3
1985-03-08
Weight increased from 176 to 177
1985-01-06
Contact Potential increased from 5 to 6
Contact increased from 5 to 6
Contact vs R increased from 5 to 6
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Power Potential increased from 4 to 5
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Eye increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
Sac Bunt decreased from 3 to 2
Infield Error increased from 7 to 8
Catcher Ability increased from 1 to 2
Control Potential increased from 1 to 2
Control increased from 1 to 2
Control vs R increased from 1 to 2
Control vs L increased from 1 to 2

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
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1988 28 83 375 331 98 25 4 12 30 60 38 60 6 3 0.296 0.379 0.883 0.3320 0.385 153 4.60
STH - SBC
1987 27 62 267 235 57 14 2 6 18 34 29 43 4 4 0.243 0.330 0.725 0.2727 0.322 103 1.58
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1987 27 47 215 194 56 6 4 5 18 22 13 46 4 3 0.289 0.354 0.792 0.3542 0.349 122 1.96
STH - SBC
1986 26 125 540 486 123 20 5 13 54 59 44 93 10 7 0.253 0.322 0.717 0.2872 0.316 96 1.80
STH - SBC
1985 25 99 385 336 79 14 4 8 30 50 36 59 6 7 0.235 0.327 0.699 0.2620 0.313 94 1.44
South Sydney (3 yrs)
STH (3 yrs)
286 1192 1057 259 48 11 27 102 143 109 195 20 18 0.245 0.326 0.713 0.2759 0.316 96 4.82
Geelong (2 yrs)
GEE (2 yrs)
130 590 525 154 31 8 17 48 82 51 106 10 6 0.293 0.370 0.850 0.3400 0.372 142 6.56
Total - SBC
SBC
286 1192 1057 259 48 11 27 102 143 109 195 20 18 0.245 0.326 0.713 0.2759 0.316 96 4.82
Total - VBL
VBL
130 590 525 154 31 8 17 48 82 51 106 10 6 0.293 0.370 0.850 0.3400 0.372 142 6.56
Total - All
All
416 1782 1582 413 79 19 44 150 225 160 301 30 24 0.261 0.340 0.759 0.2966 0.335 111 11.38

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
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1987 27 4 13 10 5 1 1 1 2 4 3 1 0 0 0.500 0.615 1.715 0.5000 0.676 334 0.48
Total - AAA
AAA
4 13 10 5 1 1 1 2 4 3 1 0 0 0.500 0.615 1.715 0.5000 0.676 334 0.48

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1988 CF 80 735.0 226 14 1 0.996 2.939 1.020 5.10
STH - SBC
1987 CF 58 515.0 166 6 0 1.000 3.006 1.035 4.04
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1987 CF 47 421.0 145 6 1 0.993 3.228 1.031 4.39
STH - SBC
1986 CF 120 1062.0 343 19 7 0.981 3.068 1.017 -1.28
STH - SBC
1985 CF 86 723.1 239 16 5 0.981 3.173 1.009 2.88
Total CF 391 3456.1 1119 61 14 15.14

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1987 LF 2 15.0 3 0 0 1.000 1.800 1.488 0.59
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1987 RF 1 8.0 4 0 0 1.000 4.500 0.997 0.18
Total LF 2 15.0 3 0 0 0.59
Total RF 1 8.0 4 0 0 0.18
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. 21, 1989
Jan 21
@NML 4 - 0 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.01
Jan. 19, 1989
Jan 19
STK 8 - 2 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
Jan. 18, 1989
Jan 18
STK 6 - 5 4 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.08
Jan. 17, 1989
Jan 17
STK 4 - 3 6 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.12
Jan. 16, 1989
Jan 16
@SML 0 - 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.10
Jan. 15, 1989
Jan 15
@SML 5 - 1 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Jan. 14, 1989
Jan 14
@SML 9 - 3 4 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.08
Jan. 12, 1989
Jan 12
@ESS 2 - 3 5 1 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 -0.13
Jan. 11, 1989
Jan 11
@ESS 1 - 2 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Jan. 10, 1989
Jan 10
@ESS 0 - 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.13
Jan. 8, 1989
Jan 8
@CRL 3 - 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.13
Jan. 7, 1989
Jan 7
@CRL 4 - 0 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.05
Jan. 5, 1989
Jan 5
MEL 3 - 1 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Jan. 4, 1989
Jan 4
MEL 4 - 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Jan. 3, 1989
Jan 3
MEL 4 - 7 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Dec. 23, 1988
Dec 23
COL 8 - 1 5 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.01
Dec. 22, 1988
Dec 22
COL 0 - 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.01
Dec. 21, 1988
Dec 21
COL 3 - 6 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.07
Dec. 19, 1988
Dec 19
@NML 4 - 5 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.08
Dec. 18, 1988
Dec 18
@NML 5 - 4 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.03
Dec. 17, 1988
Dec 17
@NML 1 - 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Dec. 15, 1988
Dec 15
STK 0 - 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Dec. 14, 1988
Dec 14
STK 5 - 7 5 2 3 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.14
Dec. 13, 1988
Dec 13
STK 1 - 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Dec. 12, 1988
Dec 12
@CRL 5 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.08
Dec. 11, 1988
Dec 11
@CRL 4 - 6 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.06
Dec. 10, 1988
Dec 10
@CRL 6 - 2 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Dec. 8, 1988
Dec 8
@ESS 4 - 2 5 2 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.10
Dec. 7, 1988
Dec 7
@ESS 0 - 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Dec. 6, 1988
Dec 6
@ESS 4 - 3 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.05
Dec. 5, 1988
Dec 5
SML 5 - 10 5 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.04
Dec. 4, 1988
Dec 4
SML 7 - 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.04
Dec. 3, 1988
Dec 3
SML 4 - 2 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.04
Dec. 2, 1988
Dec 2
@COL 1 - 3 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.15
Dec. 1, 1988
Dec 1
@COL 13 - 5 6 1 4 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.23
Nov. 30, 1988
Nov 30
@COL 3 - 1 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 28, 1988
Nov 28
@MEL 6 - 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0.03
Nov. 27, 1988
Nov 27
@MEL 7 - 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Nov. 26, 1988
Nov 26
@MEL 2 - 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
Nov. 23, 1988
Nov 23
NML 1 - 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0.01
Nov. 22, 1988
Nov 22
NML 5 - 3 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.05
Nov. 21, 1988
Nov 21
COL 5 - 2 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.07
Nov. 20, 1988
Nov 20
COL 4 - 8 4 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.01
Nov. 19, 1988
Nov 19
COL 5 - 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Nov. 17, 1988
Nov 17
ESS 4 - 5 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.07
Nov. 16, 1988
Nov 16
ESS 2 - 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Nov. 15, 1988
Nov 15
ESS 4 - 3 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.07
Nov. 14, 1988
Nov 14
CRL 4 - 7 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Nov. 13, 1988
Nov 13
CRL 3 - 9 6 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.05
Nov. 12, 1988
Nov 12
CRL 2 - 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Nov. 11, 1988
Nov 11
@MEL 6 - 7 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Nov. 10, 1988
Nov 10
@MEL 4 - 5 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0.36
Nov. 9, 1988
Nov 9
@MEL 2 - 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 7, 1988
Nov 7
@STK 3 - 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 6, 1988
Nov 6
@STK 6 - 3 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Nov. 5, 1988
Nov 5
@STK 6 - 5 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.07
Nov. 3, 1988
Nov 3
NML 4 - 3 3 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.19
Nov. 2, 1988
Nov 2
NML 4 - 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 -0.24
Nov. 1, 1988
Nov 1
NML 6 - 1 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Oct. 31, 1988
Oct 31
SML 8 - 0 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
Oct. 30, 1988
Oct 30
SML 10 - 2 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 -0.09
Oct. 29, 1988
Oct 29
SML 5 - 4 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.04
Oct. 28, 1988
Oct 28
CRL 1 - 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.05
Oct. 27, 1988
Oct 27
CRL 12 - 0 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Oct. 26, 1988
Oct 26
CRL 9 - 3 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 -0.00
Oct. 24, 1988
Oct 24
ESS 5 - 4 6 1 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.40
Oct. 23, 1988
Oct 23
ESS 3 - 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Oct. 22, 1988
Oct 22
ESS 13 - 12 5 3 3 0 0 2 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.45
Oct. 21, 1988
Oct 21
@COL 10 - 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Oct. 20, 1988
Oct 20
@COL 6 - 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0.04
Oct. 19, 1988
Oct 19
@COL 7 - 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0.06
Oct. 17, 1988
Oct 17
@STK 7 - 5 4 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.12
Oct. 16, 1988
Oct 16
@STK 0 - 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.13
Oct. 15, 1988
Oct 15
@STK 6 - 12 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.03
Oct. 13, 1988
Oct 13
@SML 3 - 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0.01
Oct. 12, 1988
Oct 12
@SML 5 - 1 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Oct. 11, 1988
Oct 11
@SML 3 - 0 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.09
Oct. 10, 1988
Oct 10
@NML 4 - 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0.02
Oct. 9, 1988
Oct 9
@NML 0 - 11 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Oct. 8, 1988
Oct 8
@NML 3 - 4 4 2 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 -0.00
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
MEL 2 - 9 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
Oct. 5, 1988
Oct 5
MEL 3 - 5 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.07
Oct. 4, 1988
Oct 4
MEL 2 - 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Jan. 10, 1988 South Sydney Col Russo
Jayden Hutt
Kurt Place
Geelong Jonah Lovenbury
Rickey Tunstall
Clete Burdon
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1988 Geelong (VBL)
League Champ 1985 South Sydney (SBC)
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg PA Rank
1988 VBL 375 7
Year Lg AB Rank
1988 VBL 331 7
Year Lg Hits Rank
1988 VBL 98 6
Year Lg TB Rank
1988 VBL 167 8
Year Lg 2B Rank
1988 VBL 25 2
Year Lg 3B Rank
1988 VBL 4 5
Year Lg R Rank
1988 VBL 60 4
Year Lg BB Rank
1988 VBL 38 10
Year Lg HBP Rank
1985 SBC 11 10
Year Lg XBH Rank
1988 VBL 41 4
Year Lg WAR Rank
1988 VBL 4.6 4