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Mark FidrychTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1983 MLB Years: 1976-1980
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PositionsP-118Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMark Steven Fidrych
Height6-3Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 14,1954PlaceWorcester,Massachusetts
Death DateApril 13,2009 [54.242]
High SchoolWorcester Academy (Worcester,MA)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 10th round (232nd overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJoe Cusick
MLB DebutApril 20,1976 [21.249]
OrganizationsDET [8] BOS [2] Awards3Awards Voting3-114
TBC Player ID11351Retrosheet IDfidrm101MLBAM ID114102
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Player Notes:   Nicknamed "The Bird ... Opening day starter for Detroit Tigers in 1978
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts21Walks63Hittable38SO/BB43vsPower38Hitting0Durability35Team.501Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1974nullRk--Rel19302.3823023000034.024139016400001.186.35--4.2410.592.501.000-
1975nullA+--Rel20593.77170170000117.01115849050730001.388.54--3.855.621.46.357-
1975nullAA--Rel20203.21707000014.0156503110001.299.64--1.937.073.671.000-
1975nullAAA--Rel20411.58606000040.0278709290000.906.08--2.036.533.22.800-
1975Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--Rel011103.21300300000171.015372610621130001.268.05--3.265.951.82.524-
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet20ST211992.343129224420250.021776651253976031.087.800.431.913.491.83.6793.15
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet20ST22642.8911110710081.0822926212421011.169.110.221.334.673.50.6002.50
1978Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-ST23113.46440000013.06551661000.924.150.694.154.151.00.500-
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet20ST23202.45330200022.0176615100001.006.950.412.054.092.001.0002.95
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet20ST240310.43440000014.22317173950012.1814.111.845.523.070.56.0006.75
1980Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-S/R25673.92241861000117.012356514546212001.519.460.314.154.771.15.462-
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet20ST25235.68990100044.0583528520163011.7611.771.024.063.250.80.4004.92
1981Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-S/R26635.7524915200083.011158531027266001.6612.041.082.932.820.96.667-
1982Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST27684.98201912000123.013971681259516001.6110.170.884.323.730.86.429-
1983Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-S/R28259.681284001048.0855552737275002.5215.831.306.895.030.73.286-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter29193.105856234520411.0397163142239917010061.208.670.502.163.711.72.6040.66
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter35344.5713758795010589.06413302993426132530001.539.790.523.994.961.25.507-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter24245.058654325010411.04852482313318619529001.6310.610.724.074.271.05.500-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter203.21707000014.0156503110001.299.64--1.937.073.671.000-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6103.74214170000130.01176354156791001.338.100.073.885.471.41.375-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter302.3823023000034.024139016400001.186.35--4.2410.592.501.000-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter29193.105856234520411.0397163142239917010061.208.670.502.163.711.72.604-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15103.103130118310220.021287761253915031.208.670.502.163.711.72.6000.66
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13134.575122292000220.0239123112139712111001.539.790.523.994.961.25.500-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet21P31-2501959-478781.0002.520.31-----31100.019.3
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet22P11-81761-1413.9291.180.16-----11100.06.8
1978Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det23P4--12--331.0000.75------4100.02.9
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P3-2247--11111.0003.670.50-----3100.01.9
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P4-1421--331.0000.750.21-----4100.02.5
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P9-4459--14141.0001.560.32-----9100.05.6
1981Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet26P24--611111817.9440.71------2596.017.6
1982Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos27P20--516-121211.0001.05------20100.014.5
1983Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos28P12--18-1991.0000.75------12100.08.6
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P58-411378214120119.9922.050.29-----580.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P56--1235134847.9790.84------560.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--12--331.0000.75------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet2131----------
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet2211----------
1978Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det234----------
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet233----------
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet244----------
1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet259----------
1981Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet2624----------
1982Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2720----------
1983Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2812----------

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1976AL Player of the Month (June) ... American League Rookie of the Year2
1977American League Player of the Week (June 6-June 12)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-02-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1981-10-05Released by Tigers. 
* 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.