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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Leon Durham
Stat Years
1976-1995  [mlb] 1980-1989
Height/Weight
6-2 / 210
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
1B (808) ... OF (503)
Draft Position
1B-P
Born Date/Place
1957-07-31 in Cincinnati, Ohio   [62.178]
Death
High School
Woodward (Cincinnati,OH)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #1 (#15 overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1980-05-27 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.300)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [8] SLN [5] CIN [1] CAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10989 ... retro id: durhl001 ... mlbam id: 113658
Relations
Father of Lance Durham
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1976Gulf Coast CardinalsGCLRk----181b-of---144156253535218000000000.224.224.346.5701565410.000.122.0000.000.000.0078.01.2828.6
    1977Gastonia CardinalsWcarAsln-191b-of---263239458818344472213120300.368.419.519.93826512425.259.151.4067.9211.701.4859.81.5128.4
    1977St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-191b-of---26320926603602574283101200.287.368.359.727240759.220.072.33311.6712.921.110.00.0015.0
    1978Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-201b---3102367721162151270138536140400.316.404.499.90342818338.341.183.34912.3814.251.1530.62.8032.8
    1979Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-21of---4127449841393342388164656140200.310.400.555.95552024960.416.245.31612.5011.730.9419.54.4243.2
    1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-221b---542128203355523103152700000.258.336.492.8281436315.406.234.29210.4918.881.8025.63.5045.5
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln1022ofL-S-E-P596303428215484285185513513.271.309.426.73533012927.224.155.3025.4516.673.0637.92.4232.9
    1981Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1023ofL-S-E-P687328429514610352511275300066.290.344.460.80435515130.296.170.3217.6114.931.9632.82.8231.6
    1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1024ofL-S-E-P7148539841683372290281466772021411.312.388.521.90960928162.358.209.33010.8412.641.1724.53.6136.9
    1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1025ofL-S-E-P8100337588718812551266683303124.258.381.466.84740915738.421.208.30616.1420.291.2628.12.9343.7
    1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn10261bL-S-E-P91374738613230423961686986105118.279.369.505.87454823957.389.226.29512.5915.691.2520.64.2043.2
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn10271bL-S-E-P10153542581533222175766499001245.282.357.465.82260725255.303.183.31210.5416.311.5525.83.4636.0
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn10281bL-S-E-P11141484661271872065876798105166.262.350.452.80255721945.331.190.28812.0317.591.4624.23.5935.4
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn10291bL-S-E-P1213143970120221276322519200296.273.348.513.86149222550.355.240.28910.3718.701.8016.35.4941.7
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn10301bL-S-E-P132473101661360192000020.219.305.452.757823310.342.233.26010.9824.392.2224.33.6662.5
    1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin10301bL-S-E-P13215141130120051200010.216.286.333.61956174.216.117.2638.9321.432.4051.01.7936.4
    1989Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-311b---14591783151100103000203840230.287.368.511.8792049120.337.224.3119.8018.631.9017.84.9039.2
    1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln16311bL-S-E-P142918211001012410100.056.182.111.2932221.111.055.0679.0918.182.000.00.00100.0
    1990Salinas SpursCalifA+----321b---153611420265182601192500120.228.336.500.8361345714.430.272.22014.1818.661.3214.25.9753.8
    1993St. Paul SaintsNorthernIndy------351b-of---16652264466121115942455010455.292.406.500.90627611324.416.208.32516.3018.121.1120.53.9936.4
    1994St. Paul SaintsNorthernIndy------361b-of---175216627402082631314210031.241.364.398.7621986610.355.157.27615.6621.211.3520.84.0425.0
    1995Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-371b---181855715102100051100001.273.333.400.73360223.218.127.3108.3318.332.2027.53.3320.0
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)10673587522992192401475301066144467993249649.277.356.475.83140671705379.335.198.30310.9216.701.5324.43.6138.2
    National League Totals (11 yrs)10673587522992192401475301066144467993249649.277.356.475.83140671705379.335.198.30310.9216.701.5324.43.6138.2
    Minor League Totals554189533056399296633453222262851411451.297.374.484.8582150918194.323.187.31910.5113.261.2628.73.0734.5
    Minor: Indy Totals11739271106141198573769220486.270.388.457.84547417934.390.187.30516.0319.411.2120.64.0132.1
    Minor: Rk Totals44156253535218000000000.224.224.346.5701565410.122.122.2140.000.000.0078.01.2828.6
    Minor: A Totals63239458818344472213120300.368.419.519.93826512425.259.151.4067.9211.701.4859.81.5128.4
    Minor: A+ Totals9932346868785175475601320.266.357.409.76637413223.294.143.29812.5714.971.1940.42.1426.7
    Minor: AA Totals102367721162151270138536140400.316.404.499.90342818338.341.183.34912.3814.251.1530.62.8032.8
    Minor: AAA Totals2468101422384994015126710513780431.294.379.525.90492742598.384.231.31111.3314.781.3020.24.3141.2
    Chicago Cubs Totals (8 yrs)921321547489817336138485985541960870189446.279.362.484.84636591557347.349.205.30611.4516.621.4523.33.7738.6
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)125321448316484386205923613.259.301.408.70935213128.218.149.2885.6816.762.9540.12.2733.7
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)215141130120051200010.216.286.333.61956174.216.117.2638.9321.432.4051.01.7936.4
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Arkansas TravelersTexAA201B10200.093142896981973.9929.500.0077.3100.01
    1979Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA211B3000.016115113177176.9945.900.0022.123.62
    1979Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA21OF9800.0143452152147.9671.500.0072.177.22
    1980Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA221B900.0687257775.9748.300.006.621.43
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB221B800.0448165352.9816.500.004.98.32
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB22OF7800.01361422152150.9871.900.0048.181.33
    1981Chicago CubsNLMLB231B300.01600116161.0005.300.002.93.42
    1981Chicago CubsNLMLB23OF8300.0159451168163.9702.000.0080.695.41
    1982Chicago CubsNLMLB241B100.01010011111.00011.000.000.60.74
    1982Chicago CubsNLMLB24OF14300.030111121324312.9632.200.0088.396.61
    1983Chicago CubsNLMLB251B600.03520237371.0006.200.003.76.03
    1983Chicago CubsNLMLB25OF9500.0168260176170.9661.800.0058.695.03
    1984Chicago CubsNLMLB261B13000.011629679612651258.9949.700.0080.794.91
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLB271B15100.01421107712115351528.99510.100.0093.898.71
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLB281B14100.0123180710113181311.9959.300.0088.1100.01
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLB291B12300.0104957119011171106.9909.000.0076.493.91
    1988Chicago CubsNLMLB301B2000.016715116183182.9959.100.0012.383.33
    1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLB301B1700.0129618136135.9937.900.0010.681.03
    1989Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA311B3200.024023224265263.9928.200.0022.154.23
    1989Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA31OF600.06000661.0001.000.004.110.29
    1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB311B1800.0445275149.9612.700.0011.162.14
    1990Salinas SpursCalifA+321B1500.0106629114112.9827.500.0010.741.73
    1995Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA371B200.05000551.0002.500.001.411.17
    MLB Totals - (1B)6180053083773744857225685.9949.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)3990076431254820795.9702.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)730047445542524519.9907.100.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)10400149452158153.9681.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)1020093142896981973.9929.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)1500106629114112.9827.500.000.00.00
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1978Minor--102--------
    1979Minor--30------98-
    1980MLB--8------78-
    1980Minor--9--------
    1981MLB--3------83-
    1982MLB--1------143-
    1983MLB--6------95-
    1984MLB--130--------
    1985MLB--151--------
    1986MLB--141--------
    1987MLB--123--------
    1988MLB--37--------
    1989MLB--18--------
    1989Minor--32------6-
    1990Minor--15--------
    1995Minor--2--------
    Totals--808------503-