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Charlie KerfeldHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1997 MLB Years: 1985-1990
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-331Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCharles Patrick Kerfeld
Height6-6Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 28,1963 [54.145]PlaceKnob Knoster,Missouri
High SchoolCarson (Carson City,NV)
CollegeYavapai College (Prescott,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Houston Astros in the 1st round (5th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 24th round (614th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsBob Kennedy
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-HOU-#2 ... 1985-HOU-#1 ... 1986-HOU-#2
MLB DebutJuly 27,1985 [21.303]
OrganizationsHOU [8] ATL [1] DET [1] Awards3Awards Voting1-17
TBC Player ID13694Retrosheet IDkerfc001MLBAM ID117007
RelationshipsCousin of Mike Kerfeld
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts77Walks29Hittable50SO/BB48vsPower50Hitting2Durability53Team.479Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1983Asheville TouristsSALAhou-ST1916102.912828012200192.01718462188518914001.338.020.843.988.862.22.615-
1984Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-ST201492.99242315010162.2140805467911820001.357.750.334.376.531.49.609-
1984Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ST20019.8211000003.26440130001.9114.73--2.457.363.00.000-
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST014103.14252415010165.0146845868012120001.367.900.324.336.551.51.5833.22
1985Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ST2110114.41262515200163.0176958087412311001.539.700.444.086.781.66.476-
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37S/R21424.061165002044.0442220225301001.568.930.415.086.091.20.6673.61
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37Rel221122.69610610029793.2713228542777221.216.820.484.047.401.83.8463.23
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel23444.74323290012462.2613633327598001.408.760.433.888.472.19.500-
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37Rel23026.67210210011029.2342222321170011.8510.310.916.375.160.81.0005.26
1988Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-ST24274.5013121100064.0633632721635001.318.860.982.958.863.00.222-
1989Osceola AstrosFSLA+hou-Rel25001.1750500207.24210380000.914.70--3.529.392.67--
1989Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel253115.52530530031473.0895645155776001.9610.920.126.759.451.40.214-
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel03115.11580580033480.1935846158856001.8610.330.116.449.441.47.2142.97
1990Richmond BravesILAAAatl-Rel26203.3815114006021.022108016242001.789.28--6.7510.131.501.000-
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37Rel260216.2050500103.09660641004.5024.30--16.2010.800.67.0005.81
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl40Rel26315.58250250010230.2312219223270001.769.100.596.757.921.17.7504.14
1991London TigersEastAAdet-Rel27113.1211110005217.0976011181001.154.67--5.719.351.64.500-
1994Beaumont BullfrogsTex-LAInd-Rel30009.0010100001.01111100002.009.009.009.00--0.00--
1997Grays Harbor GullsWestInd-Rel33000.0010100100.00000110003.00----27.0027.001.00--
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1894.24123611700539199.218910495121171559231.528.430.545.226.921.32.6671.02
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter52543.81208941142345710765.07414103254337268267001.458.680.504.367.991.83.491-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter19274.72127309752498322.03542011701217328627001.629.820.334.807.941.65.413-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17173.394836126062243.1212123921311119926001.327.820.484.097.341.79.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.1750500207.24210380000.914.70--3.529.392.67--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter16102.912828012200192.01718462188518914001.338.020.843.988.862.22.615-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter006.7520200101.01111210002.256.756.7513.506.750.50--
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1584.009869200437169.0158827610941289231.478.320.534.956.741.36.652-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter315.58250250010230.2312219223270001.769.100.596.757.921.17.750-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings20104.241347127005810220.02061131041312816910231.528.430.545.226.921.32.6671.02
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15153.8160273371163220.0212117931210719519001.458.680.504.367.991.83.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-p202411000000001401000.000.083.000.0830013.000.000.091.0597.6930.774.000.000.000.00
1985Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p2126371300020022000000.081.128.081.2093039.176.000.054.1055.1351.2810.000.000.000.00
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37p211114000000000902000.000.000.000.0000016.000.000.000.0000.0056.250.000.000.000.00
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37p22619010001001600000.111.200.111.3111010.333.000.111.16110.0060.006.000.000.000.00
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p23326000000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37p23213000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1988Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-p24139000000000300000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1989Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p25531000000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1990Richmond BravesILAAAatl-p26152000001000100100.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter93260100010011602000.038.074.038.1121029.100.000.038.0003.4555.1716.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter163661300030033102100.045.086.045.1313072.083.000.045.0004.1743.0610.330.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter126461300030022401100.065.102.065.1673050.130.000.043.0004.0048.0012.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3720000000001701000.000.048.000.0480022.000.000.050.0004.5531.827.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter93260100010011602000.038.074.038.1121029.100.000.038.0003.4555.1716.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162450200020022803000.038.074.038.1122051.100.000.038.0003.4555.1716.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162661300030033102100.045.086.045.1313072.083.000.045.0004.1743.0610.330.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Asheville Tourists SALAhou19P28--1421514035.8751.25------28100.019.4
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou20P24--729313936.9231.50------24100.017.1
1984Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou20P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou21P26--9272-3836.9471.38------26100.018.6
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou21P11-44521187.8750.640.16-----11100.06.8
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22P61-9379-116161.0000.260.17-----61100.037.7
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou23P32--332-86.7500.19------32100.022.5
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23P21-29531-98.8890.380.28-----21100.013.0
1988Columbus Astros SouAAhou24P13--48--12121.0000.92------13100.09.1
1989Osceola Astros FSLA+hou25P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.03.6
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25P53--261198.8890.15------53100.037.3
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26P15--422-86.7500.40------15100.010.3
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26P5-3--1-1---------5100.03.1
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P25-30222-64.6670.160.13-----25100.015.4
1991London Tigers EastAAdet27P11--1-1-21.5000.09------11100.07.9
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P123-1991916524035.8750.280.18-----1230.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P127--1839716457.8910.45------1270.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P48--1237415349.9251.02------480.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---1--111.0000.20------50.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P28--1421514035.8751.25------280.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Asheville Tourists SALAhou1928----------
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou2024----------
1984Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou201----------
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2126----------
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2111----------
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2261----------
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2332----------
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2321----------
1988Columbus Astros SouAAhou2413----------
1989Osceola Astros FSLA+hou255----------
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2553----------
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2615----------
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou265----------
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2625----------
1991London Tigers EastAAdet2711----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1986Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB22012.253004.0211400.754.500.002.259.004.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs012.2530300004.0201014000.754.500.002.259.004.000.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea39Scout1629369.5743.02Bob Melvin-
2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi46Special Assistant to the General Manager1629765.599--2Charlie ManuelLost in NLCS (Giants)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1998Western League Manager of the Year1
2001Western League Manager of the Year1
2002Western League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1990-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-07-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1990-07-23Released by Braves. 
1990-04-28TradeTraded by Astros to Braves for Lee Ellis Johnson and Kevin Dean. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2160,000-51628-370,78060,00060,000
1986Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2265,000-5902515386,34760,000125,000
1987Houston AstrosTeam Payroll23110,037-3981844344,90660,000235,037
1990Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll26122,000-5502322515,727100,000357,037
1990Houston AstrosTeam Payroll26122,000-5502422515,727100,000357,037
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red