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Bruce KimmTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1969-1980 MLB Years: 1976-1980
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PositionsC-407, DH-4, OF-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBruce Edward Kimm
Height5-11Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 29,1951 [66.299]PlaceCedar Rapids,Iowa
High SchoolNorway (Norway,IA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 7th round (147th overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutMay 4,1976 [24.310]
OrganizationsDET [7] CHA [5] CHN [1] TEX [1] BAL [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID13741Retrosheet IDkimmb101MLBAM ID117067
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed43Power38Contact72XBH55RBIs38Runs51Hitting39Durability20Team.492Ratings Explained
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Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969GCL White SoxGCLRk-18368492620112000000000.310.310.369.67931384.301.059.060.3070.000.000.001.1984.0011.54
1970Duluth-SuperiorNorthernInd-19642385064121343000000000.269.269.366.6358716238.260.097.097.2820.000.000.001.2679.3325.00
1970AppletonMidwA-1938010000000000000.125.125.125.250108.125.000.000.1130.000.000.000.000.000.00
1971AppletonMidwA-2054168182833215000000000.167.167.256.423438168.157.089.089.1890.000.000.001.1984.0028.57
1972KnoxvilleSouAA-21119353519153955000000000.258.258.365.62312917353.238.107.108.2830.000.000.002.5539.2218.68
1972TucsonPCLAAA-211019131000000000000.158.158.211.3694119.158.053.053.1660.000.000.000.000.0033.33
1972Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         129372529463955000000000.253.253.358.61113318372.234.105.105.2770.000.000.002.4241.3319.15
1973MontgomerySouAA-22742203356134136000000000.255.255.364.6198018220.251.109.109.2750.000.000.000.45220.0032.14
1973ToledoILAAA-2224626142017000000000.226.226.306.53219362.213.080.081.2390.000.000.001.6162.0021.43
1973Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         982823970154243000000000.248.248.351.5999921282.243.103.103.2670.000.000.000.71141.0030.00
1974MontgomerySouAA-2333111222420214000000000.216.216.288.504324111.202.072.072.2300.000.000.001.8055.5016.67
1974EvansvilleAmerAAA-2364200275675225000000000.280.280.395.6757914200.273.115.115.3040.000.000.001.00100.0025.00
1974Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         97311498095439000000000.257.257.357.61411118311.248.100.100.2780.000.000.001.2977.7522.50
1975EvansvilleAmerAAA-24922683563112121000000000.235.235.302.5378114268.232.067.067.2440.000.000.000.37268.0022.22
1975TucsonPCLAAA-24515320000000000000.133.133.133.2662015.133.000.000.1230.000.000.000.000.000.00
1975Totals for AAA-AAA         972833865112121000000000.230.230.293.5238314283.227.063.064.2370.000.000.000.35283.0021.54
1976EvansvilleAmerAAA-2526121011000000000.333.3331.0001.333626.200.667.667.5980.000.000.0016.676.00100.00
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet46c25631521340801643152007002.263.329.336.665519174.298.073.178.3138.6211.491.330.57152.0022.50
1977Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-26371081118310110013803100.167.254.213.467234125.178.046.167.22410.406.400.620.000.0022.22
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet11c261425221001010410001.080.115.120.2353126.095.040.000.1120.0015.380.000.000.0050.00
1978Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-c27127389619416184989454855100.242.327.350.67713625445.257.108.221.31510.1110.791.071.8048.6326.60
1979Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-c2811338263108181107588574643600.283.376.414.79015829452.295.131.280.35812.6110.180.812.2138.2026.85
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn7c28911010000010000000.091.091.091.1821011.091.000-.091.0820.000.000.000.000.000.00
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha16c291002512061101019131726041010.243.290.291.5817311273.270.048.108.2686.239.521.530.000.0018.03
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter186439351041911265832501111013.237.290.292.58212821484.265.055.121.0006.6110.331.560.21439.0020.19
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter79323933415868420383211617115102911800.245.281.344.6258241422536.242.099.147.0004.534.020.891.5062.9724.23
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter47414492083605910231891617115102911800.248.306.351.657508921592.253.103.181.0007.226.410.891.4463.0025.56
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter22668410617120712105000000000.250.250.352.60224139684.237.102.102.0000.000.000.001.7557.0022.81
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter57176182933215000000000.165.165.250.415448176.155.085.085.0000.000.000.001.1488.0027.59
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter368492620112000000000.310.310.369.67931384.301.059.060.0000.000.000.001.1984.0011.54
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter642385064121343000000000.269.269.366.6358716238.260.097.097.0000.000.000.001.2679.3325.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1002512061101019131726041010.243.290.291.5817311273.270.048.108.0006.239.521.530.000.0018.03
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter771771542901744152417003.237.301.305.6065410200.270.068.153.0007.5012.001.600.50177.0023.81
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter911010000010000000.091.091.091.1821011.091.000-.091.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16238230911711234728441101011.237.290.292.58211118422.265.055.121.0006.6110.331.560.21439.0020.19
Average Minor - Per 162 games1624897012017486633232122200.245.281.344.62516829518.242.099.147.0004.534.020.891.5062.9724.23

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet25C61--2563395298289.9704.74-403255.636396.837.9
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet25DH2---------------633.21.2
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet26C12--4332-4846.9583.83-5362.5-1485.77.4
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet26DH2---------------1414.31.2
1978Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet27C124--6997579781774.9916.24-----712797.691.2
1979Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet28C103--54573137631618.9796.00-----911391.275.7
1979Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet28OF1--3---331.0003.00------1130.90.7
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28C9--3011-3231.9693.44-4180.019100.05.6
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29C98--3752662407401.9854.09-472268.1310098.061.3
MLB Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C180--70463187785767.9774.26-965862.371800.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH4---------------40.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C227--1244148201614121392.9866.13-----162270.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet25-61--------2
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet26-12--------2
1978Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet27-124---------
1979Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet28-103-------1-
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28-9---------
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29-98---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1982Lakeland TigersFSLA+Minordet31Manager1336568.4897.54 
1983Cedar Rapids RedsMidwAMinorcin32Manager1407664.543--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin33Third Base Coach1627092.43222.05Vern Rapp,Pete Rose
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin34Third Base Coach1618972.5535.52Pete Rose
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin35Third Base Coach1628676.53110.02Pete Rose
1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin36Third Base Coach1628478.5196.02Pete Rose
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin37Third Base Coach1618774.5407.02Pete Rose,Tommy Helms
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn40Third Base Coach1628478.51910.03Greg Riddoch
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn41Third Base Coach1628280.50616.03Jim Riggleman,Greg Riddoch
1993Greenville BravesSouAAMinoratl42Manager1427567.528--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
1994Richmond BravesILAAAMinoratl43Hitting Coach1418061.567--1Grady LittleLeague Champions
1995Orlando CubsSouAAMinorchn44Manager1437667.53112.52 Lost in Semi-Finals
1996Orlando CubsSouAAMinorchn45Manager1396178.43914.53 
1997Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo46Bullpen Coach1629270.5689.02Jim LeylandWon World Series (Indians)
1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo47Bullpen Coach16254108.33352.05Jim Leyland
1999Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol48Bench Coach1627290.44428.03Jim Leyland
2000Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol49Scout1628280.50615.04Buddy Bell
2001Iowa CubsPCLAAAMinorchn50Manager1438360.580--1 
2002Iowa CubsPCLAAAMinorchn51Manager1447173.4937.03 
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn51Manager1626795.41430.05 -
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha52Third Base Coach1628676.5314.02Jerry Manuel-
* 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 [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995Southern League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1979-08-30Purchased by Cubs from Tigers. 
1973-03-25TradeTraded by Angels to Tigers for Bobby Brooks. 
1972-09-01TradeTraded by White Sox with Bruce Miller to Angels for Eddie Fisher. 
* 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.