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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Brian Givens
Stat Years
1984-1998  [mlb] 1995-1996
Height/Weight
6-6 / 220
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
P (266)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Overland (Aurora,CO)
Colleges
Trinidad State Junior College (Trinidad, Colorado)
Draft
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #10 (#234 overall) of the 1984 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1995-06-24 - Boxscore  (Age: 29.230)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [7] MIL [2] SEA [2] KCA [2] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11920 ... retro id: giveb001 ... mlbam id: 114836
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks33Hittable57SO/BB46vsPower57Hitting8Durability61Team.481Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1984Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-181---416.5014100024044.14136322525120032.108.320.4110.5610.357.310.98.800
    1985Little Falls MetsNYPLA-nyn-192---342.9311113100073.2542824143812001.326.600.125.259.903.421.88.429
    1985Columbia MetsSALAnyn-192---122.95331000021.11577213256001.316.330.845.4810.552.951.92.333
    1986Columbia MetsSALAnyn39203---873.77272721000172.01478972810018921041.447.690.425.239.894.661.89.533
    1987Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-214---684.65212030010112.111279588699619041.618.970.645.537.696.331.39.429
    1987Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-214---0124.5511000003.2910100632004.0922.090.0014.737.3624.550.50.000
    1988Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-225---6143.78262643000164.1140786966815614011.277.670.333.728.544.272.29.300
    1989St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-236---010.0011000005.07601180001.6012.601.801.8014.4010.808.00.000
    1989Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-236---353.3913132000085.07639324556811031.548.050.425.827.204.131.24.375
    1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn44247---464.1215150000083.0994538939539021.6610.730.984.235.754.881.36.400
    1990Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-247---0112.7122000005.27881841002.6511.121.5912.716.3512.710.50.000
    1991San Bernardino SpiritCalifA+sea-258---101.8011000005.04210100001.007.200.001.800.003.600.001.000
    1991Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-258---104.91330000014.216881884011.649.820.614.914.914.911.001.000
    1992Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-269---003.2470001708.15530791001.445.400.007.569.725.401.29.000
    1993Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkkca-2710---013.3844000008.073301110001.007.880.001.1312.383.3811.00.000
    1993Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-2710---134.5814400710235.1372218411293011.369.421.022.807.395.602.64.250
    1994Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-2811---473.683613118231110.0103574585211111081.418.430.654.259.084.662.13.364
    1995New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-2912---742.5516142112077.2672822233752201.297.760.233.828.693.242.27.636
    1995Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil132912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf574.95191900000107.111671591154733231.589.730.924.536.125.951.35.417
    1996New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-3013---1093.02292232171137.0124604611571177031.328.150.723.747.693.942.05.526
    1996Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil133013Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1312.86440000014.032222037100002.7920.571.934.506.4314.141.43.250
    1998Newark BearsAtlIndy------3214---373.7712121000074.0754731335571161.499.120.364.266.935.721.63.300
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)6105.87232300000121.314893791461833231.7311.001.044.536.176.911.36.375
    American League Totals (2 yrs)6105.87232300000121.314893791461833231.7311.001.044.536.176.911.36.375
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (2 yrs)6105.87232300000121.314893791461833231.7311.001.044.536.176.911.36.375
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1984Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-18p---1158200001003400100.000.250.000.2501200.375.000.00025.0033.331.330.00.000.0
    1985Little Falls MetsNYPLA-nyn-19p---21110120000000400000.200.200.200.4001020.000.000.3330.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1986Columbia MetsSALAnyn3920p---327341500010001316000.147.171.147.3184150.000.000.2380.0031.710.000.00.000.0
    1987Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-21p---421160100000001002000.063.063.063.1261810.000.000.1670.0055.560.000.00.000.0
    1988Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-22p---526354510030021303100.143.184.171.3554161.086.028.2174.8831.716.500.00.0020.0
    1989Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-23p---61313010000000600000.077.077.077.1541310.000.000.1430.0046.150.000.00.000.0
    1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn4424p---71511000000001601000.000.083.000.0831300.091.000.0007.6946.156.000.00.000.0
    1996New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-30p---8291000000000000001.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals157128814100500656112201.109.153.117.270149151.055.008.1894.0337.589.330.00.007.1
    Minor: Rk Totals158200001003400100.000.250.000.2501200.375.000.00025.0033.331.330.00.000.0
    Minor: A- Totals1110120000000400000.200.200.200.4001020.000.000.3330.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A Totals27341500010001316000.147.171.147.3184150.000.000.2380.0031.710.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A+ Totals21160100000001002000.063.063.063.1261810.000.000.1670.0055.560.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals39484610030021903100.125.157.146.3035471.063.021.2003.7035.199.500.00.0016.7
    Minor: AAA Totals4412000000001601001.000.077.000.0771400.083.000.0007.1442.866.000.00.000.0
    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
    1984Kingsport MetsAppRk18P1400.01721108.8000.600.0020.393.36
    1985Little Falls MetsNYPLA-19P1100.0416122120.9521.800.0014.7100.09
    1985Columbia MetsSALA19P300.02201441.0001.300.002.2100.016
    1986Columbia MetsSALA20P2700.0220712922.7590.800.0020.5100.04
    1987Lynchburg MetsCaroA+21P2100.0320212523.9201.100.0015.1100.010
    1988Jackson MetsTexAA22P2600.0725914132.7801.200.0019.1100.06
    1989St. Lucie MetsFSLA+23P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.018
    1989Jackson MetsTexAA23P1300.0715202422.9171.700.009.6100.011
    1990Tidewater TidesILAAA24P1500.0213401915.7891.000.0010.3100.014
    1990Calgary CannonsPCLAAA24P200.00100111.0000.500.001.4100.018
    1991San Bernardino SpiritCalifA+25P100.00200221.0002.000.000.7100.025
    1991Calgary CannonsPCLAAA25P300.00200221.0000.700.002.2100.022
    1992Memphis ChicksSouAA26P700.0221054.8000.600.004.9100.014
    1993Gulf Coast Royals GCLRk27P400.01200331.0000.800.006.8100.013
    1993Memphis ChicksSouAA27P1400.0591402814.5001.000.0010.0100.012
    1994Birmingham BaronsSouAA28P3600.0319412622.8460.600.0025.9100.04
    1995New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAA29P1600.0310201513.8670.800.0011.3100.011
    1995Milwaukee BrewersALMLB29P190107.1311211614.8750.700.1313.2100.013
    1996New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAA30P2900.01119323330.9091.000.0020.4100.04
    1996Milwaukee BrewersALMLB30P4014.0101021.5000.300.072.5100.024
    MLB Totals - (P)2301214113111.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)650016459211.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)9600247030211.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)23003232111.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)30004227211.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)11004161212.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)1800292111.0000.000.00---------
    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 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
    1984Minor14----------
    1985Minor14----------
    1986Minor27----------
    1987Minor21----------
    1988Minor26----------
    1989Minor14----------
    1990Minor17----------
    1991Minor4----------
    1992Minor7----------
    1993Minor18----------
    1994Minor36----------
    1995MLB19----------
    1995Minor16----------
    1996MLB4----------
    1996Minor29----------
    Totals266----------