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Burt HootonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1971-1985 MLB Years: 1971-1985
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Drafted
World Series Champion

PositionsP-480Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBurt Carlton Hooton
Height6-1Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 7,1950 [68.282]PlaceGreenville,Texas
High SchoolGreenville (Greenville,TX)
CollegeUniversity of Texas (Austin,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 1st round (2nd overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 5th round (85th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutJune 17,1971 [21.130]
OrganizationsLAN [10] CHN [5] TEX [1] Awards5Awards Voting2-53
TBC Player ID12972Retrosheet IDhootb001MLBAM ID116131
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Player Notes:   Threw a no-hitter on April 16,1972 against the Philadelphia Phillies ... Opening Day Starter for Los Angeles Dodgers in 1979-1980
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts55Walks69Hittable61SO/BB69vsPower61Hitting37Durability82Team.518Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1971nullAAA--Rel21741.68120120000102.07326190191350000.906.44--1.6811.917.11.636-
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn44ST21202.11330210021.0855210221000.843.380.844.229.282.201.0003.01
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn44ST2211142.80333129310218.0201786813811328001.298.290.543.345.441.63.4403.08
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn44ST2314173.68423489210239.22481079812731349101.349.310.452.745.031.84.4523.01
1974Chicago CubsNLMLBchn44S/R247114.804821273191176.0214112941651947001.5010.920.822.604.801.84.3893.56
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn44ST25028.18330000011.01812102450002.0014.731.643.274.091.25.0005.13
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46ST251872.823130112400223.2172767016641483101.066.920.642.585.962.31.7203.05
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46ST2611153.26333308400226.2203938216601162001.168.060.642.384.611.93.4233.32
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46ST271272.62323116211223.0184746514601535101.097.410.562.426.172.55.6322.99
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46ST2819102.713232010300236.0196747117611043001.097.470.652.333.971.70.6553.42
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46ST2911102.972929012100212.0191857011631296001.208.110.472.675.482.05.5243.08
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46ST301483.66343314211206.2194908422641184101.258.450.962.795.141.84.6363.92
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46ST311162.28232305400142.01244236333743001.107.840.192.094.682.24.6472.53
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46ST32474.03212102200120.21305754533514001.359.700.372.463.801.55.3643.23
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46ST33984.22332762000160.015686752159873001.348.781.183.324.891.47.5294.48
1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46Rel34363.445464800204110.01094342543622001.388.920.413.525.071.44.3333.40
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex46S/R35585.23292092020124.014978721840622001.5210.811.312.904.501.55.3854.54
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1511363.3848037710386293572648.024971112996193799149162401.248.470.652.715.061.87.5260.73
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter741.68120120000102.07326190191350000.906.44--1.6811.917.11.636-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter741.68120120000102.07326190191350000.906.44--1.6811.917.11.636-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter112843.143222655761222261859.01659720649130540104235301.188.020.632.615.041.93.571-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter34443.711299237237111665.26893142754521938725101.369.300.612.965.221.77.436-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter585.23292092020124.014978721840622001.5210.811.312.904.501.55.385-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13113.38403197231220.0207928316661245001.248.470.652.715.061.87.5420.73
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1591.68260260000220.015756410412910000.906.44--1.6811.917.11.625-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn44p2137000000001600000.000.125.000.125008.000.000.143.08712.5075.006.000.000.000.00
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn44p2233724910160043705000.125.171.181.35213281.235.056.111.1684.9445.689.251.2372.0022.22
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn44p23427049000301102405001.129.238.129.3679085.196.000.129.19211.7628.242.400.000.000.00
1974Chicago CubsNLMLBchn44p2448501310010022217001.060.113.080.1934160.107.020.060.1013.3336.6711.000.000.0033.33
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn44p2533000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46p25317069301700427013001.129.176.214.39015487.190.085.143.1844.6031.036.751.1570.0044.44
1975Totals for NL-NL         347369301700427013001.123.169.205.37415490.178.082.137.1774.4430.006.751.1173.0044.44
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46p26336226100400328113200.097.147.113.2607181.167.016.065.1303.7034.579.330.000.0016.67
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46p273267111200300215014000.164.188.194.38213283.212.030.060.1752.4118.077.500.000.0018.18
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46p283267410100200715018002.149.230.164.39411192.192.015.119.1967.6116.302.140.000.0010.00
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46p29307551130050011808000.147.158.187.34514384.193.040.053.1561.1921.4318.000.000.0027.27
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46p30346444001600315014000.063.104.109.2137181.063.046.094.1043.7018.525.001.2364.0025.00
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46p3123423830030041307000.190.261.262.52311353.276.072.167.2477.5524.533.250.000.0037.50
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46p322135331011000506000.086.086.200.2867241.069.114.114.1240.0012.200.002.4435.0066.67
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46p3333505820070031504001.160.208.200.40810257.229.040.100.1915.2626.325.000.000.0025.00
1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan46p345414010001000303000.071.071.071.1421017.091.000.000.0650.0017.650.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter452748429218044901442432117206.123.173.163.33612222913.175.040.098.0004.8226.625.520.44187.0023.91
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter323546337116033900271541100204.130.172.176.3489619676.174.046.095.0003.9922.785.700.44182.0026.76
Chicago Cubs Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter12920292120110011789117002.104.177.129.306263237.179.025.104.0007.1737.555.240.42202.0014.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games162268153360118001687142102.123.173.163.336448327.175.040.098.0004.8226.625.520.44187.0023.91

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21P3-213-1-43.7501.000.14-----3100.01.9
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22P33-2181335124948.9801.450.2225583.3333100.021.3
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23P42-23921324-5753.9301.260.2213668.4342100.026.1
1974Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24P48-1761539115554.9821.130.31-----48100.029.6
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25P31-22312231-3635.9721.130.16-----31100.019.1
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25P3-1116--771.0002.330.64-----3100.01.9
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26P33-226631--37371.0001.120.16-----33100.020.4
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27P32-2231131-442421.0001.310.19-----32100.019.8
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28P32-2361233144645.9781.410.19-----32100.019.8
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29P29-2121226-338381.0001.310.18-----3096.717.9
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30P34-2062326425349.9251.440.24-----34100.020.9
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31P23-142418-222221.0000.960.15-----23100.020.9
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32P21-120921-130301.0001.430.25-----21100.013.0
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33P33-160824213432.9410.970.20-----33100.020.4
1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34P54-110615-121211.0000.390.19-----54100.033.3
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex35P29-1249131-2322.9570.760.18-----29100.018.0
MLB Totals for P - 15 season(s)-   P480-26471653731621554538.9711.120.20381177.664800.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn213----------
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2233----------
1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2342----------
1974Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2448----------
1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2531----------
1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn253----------
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2633----------
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2732----------
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2832----------
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2929----------
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3034----------
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3123----------
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3221----------
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3333----------
1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3454----------
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex3529----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1977Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB270016.201001.2234105.0010.800.0021.605.400.250.00.000
1977Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB27113.7521012.0852900.836.000.001.506.754.500.00.500
1978Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB28007.711004.21040502.3819.290.000.009.6400.00.000
1978Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB28116.482008.11363601.9814.040.003.246.482.000.00.500
1981Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB31101.291007.0313200.863.860.003.862.570.670.001.000
1981Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB31200.0020014.21106701.206.750.003.684.301.170.001.000
1981Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB31111.5920011.1829301.536.350.007.152.380.330.00.500
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs101.2910100007.0301032000.863.860.003.862.570.670.001.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs203.00404000021.0230701013001.579.860.004.295.571.300.001.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs333.69606100031.72901301418001.368.240.003.985.121.290.00.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB27110110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1977Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2725000000000200000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1978Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB2812000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1981Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB3113000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1981Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB3125000000000200000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1981Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB3124100000001300000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.25020.0060.003.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs13000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs48011000000300000.125.125.250.375218.200.125.1250.0037.500.000.000.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs49100000001500000.000.100.000.1000010.000.000.11110.0050.005.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1988Salem DodgersNwstA-Minorlan38Pitching Coach764333.5663.02Tom Beyers
1989Salem DodgersNwstA-Minorlan39Pitching Coach764135.5394.53Tom Beyers
1990San Antonio MissionsTexAAMinorlan40Pitching Coach1347856.582--1John ShoemakerLost in Finals
1991San Antonio MissionsTexAAMinorlan41Pitching Coach1366175.44920.04John Shoemaker
1992San Antonio MissionsTexAAMinorlan42Pitching Coach1366274.45611.03Jerry Royster
1993San Antonio MissionsTexAAMinorlan43Pitching Coach1345876.43317.54Glenn Hoffman
1994San Antonio MissionsTexAAMinorlan44Pitching Coach1366274.45626.02Tom Beyers
1995Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAMinorlan45Pitching Coach1447569.52112.52Rick Dempsey
1996University of TexasNCAANCAACollege-46Pitching Coach24177.708--0Cliff Gustafson
1996Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAMinorlan46Pitching Coach1436776.4697.54Phil Regan
1997University of TexasNCAANCAACollege-47Pitching Coach271215.444--0Augie Garrido
1998University of TexasNCAANCAACollege-48Pitching Coach291118.379--0Augie Garrido
1999University of TexasNCAANCAACollege-49Pitching Coach301713.567--0Augie Garrido
2000Round Rock ExpressTexAAMinorhou50Pitching Coach1408357.593--1Jackie MooreLeague Champions
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou50Pitching Coach1627290.44423.04Larry Dierker
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou51Pitching Coach1629369.574--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou52Pitching Coach1628478.51913.02Jimy Williams-
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou53Pitching Coach1628775.5371.02Jimy Williams-
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou54Pitching Coach1629270.56813.02Phil Garner,Jimy WilliamsLost NLCS (Cardinals)
2005Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinorhou55Pitching Coach1447470.5146.53Jackie Moore
2006Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinorhou56Pitching Coach1448559.590--1Jackie MooreLost in Finals
2007Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinorhou57Pitching Coach1426181.43013.04None listed
2008Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinorhou58Pitching Coach1436479.44811.54Dave Clark
2009Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinorhou59Pitching Coach1446381.43817.04Marc Bombard
2010Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinorhou60Pitching Coach1445787.39616.54Marc Bombard
2011Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAMinorhou61Pitching Coach1436875.47618.54Tony DeFrancesco
2012Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAMinorhou62Pitching Coach1437865.5451.52Tony DeFrancesco
2013Fort Wayne TinCapsMidwAMinorsdn63Pitching Coach1397267.51810.53Jose ValentinLost in Semi-Finals
2014Fort Wayne TinCapsMidwAMinorsdn64Pitching Coach1396376.45320.06Mike CollinsLost in Semi-Finals
2015Fort Wayne TinCapsMidwAMinorsdn65Pitching Coach1387761.558--1Francisco MoralesLost in Round 1
2016Fort Wayne TinCapsMidwAMinorsdn66Pitching Coach1406278.44322.57Anthony Contreras
2017Fort Wayne TinCapsMidwAMinorsdn67Pitching Coach1406872.48625.06Anthony ContrerasLost in Finals
2018Fort Wayne TinCapsMidwAMinorsdn68Pitching Coach1386474.46425.54Anthony Contreras
* 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 [5]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1975National League Player of the Week (August 4-August 10) ... NL Pitcher of the Month (September) ... NL Pitcher of the Month (August)3
1981NLCS Most Valuable Player1
1983NL Pitcher of the Month (June)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-03-27Released by Rangers. 
1984-12-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1984-11-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1975-05-02TradeTraded by Cubs to Dodgers for Eddie Solomon and Geoff Zahn. 
* 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
1985Texas RangersTeam Payroll35565,000-177771++370,78060,000565,000
* 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