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Eric KingTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1998 MLB Years: 1986-1992
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-301Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEric Steven King
Height6-2Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 10,1964 [54.045]PlaceOxnard,California
High SchoolRoyal (Simi Valley,CA)
CollegeMoorpark College (Moorpark,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1983 by the San Francisco Giants.
Signing ScoutsGeorge Genovese
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1985-SFN-#10 ... 1986-DET-#5
MLB DebutMay 15,1986 [22.035]
OrganizationsDET [4] SFN [3] CHA [2] CLE [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13750Retrosheet IDkinge001MLBAM ID117078
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts55Walks63Hittable55SO/BB63vsPower55Hitting2Durability54Team.489Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1983Great Falls GiantsPioRksfn-S/R19344.3120713109256.0583127614612001.289.270.962.249.754.36.429-
1984Clinton GiantsMidwAsfn-S/R205103.3635211420123147.0142745557612415001.488.670.314.647.571.63.333-
1985Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-ST21532.32151502100104.2743427830801000.996.360.692.586.882.67.625-
1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-ST22323.52660100038.0291615116382001.176.810.233.768.922.38.600-
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet25S/R221143.513316173193138.010854541163794381.247.030.724.105.141.25.7334.20
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet25Rel23694.895545100269116.011167631560895141.478.611.164.666.911.48.4004.67
1988Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ST24343.2610100200069.0542625623513001.127.040.783.006.652.22.429-
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet25S/R24413.4123518008368.2602826534454251.377.860.664.465.901.32.8004.11
1989Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-ST25114.09220000011.013850382001.4510.64--2.456.552.67.500-
1989Sarasota White SoxFSLA+cha-ST25101.0011010009.09110070001.009.00----7.000.001.000-
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0212.70330100020.0229603152001.259.90--1.356.755.00.667-
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36ST259103.39252501100159.014469601364725441.318.130.733.624.071.13.4744.20
1990Sarasota White SoxFSLA+cha-ST26102.2522000008.08420250001.259.00--2.255.632.501.000-
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36ST261243.28252502200151.013559551040702361.168.050.602.384.171.75.7503.66
1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-ST27109.53330000011.01812121531002.0314.290.793.972.380.601.000-
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle40ST276114.60252412100150.21668377744592231.399.920.422.633.521.34.3533.61
1992London TigersEastAAdet-ST28002.2511000004.02110040000.504.50----9.000.00--
1992Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-ST28125.63330000016.022101022122001.5012.381.131.136.756.00.333-
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0124.95440000020.024111122162001.3010.800.900.907.208.00.333-
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet25S/R28465.2217143002179.09047461228453011.4910.211.363.185.111.61.4004.71
1998Pacific SunsWestInd-ST34285.28161603100102.013466609291056001.5911.790.792.559.233.62.200-
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter52453.9720311390854516861.0814407381733334592515311.338.490.763.474.781.38.5361.30
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter24263.4198712791215473.04292171802917139328001.268.130.553.247.452.30.480-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter884.14222203000134.2123646210461048001.258.220.673.076.952.26.500-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter532.32161602100108.2763528830841000.986.290.662.486.962.80.625-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter201.59330100017.0175302120001.129.00--1.066.356.001.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5103.3635211420123147.0142745557612415001.488.670.314.647.571.63.333-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter454.2822913109267.0713932617694001.319.490.802.279.224.06.444-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter285.28161603100102.013466609291056001.5911.790.792.559.233.62.200-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Detroit Tigers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter25204.231283989314516401.036919618943185258166181.388.250.964.145.771.39.556-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21143.34505003300310.02791281152310414277101.238.090.673.024.121.37.600-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6114.60252412100150.21668377744592231.399.920.422.633.521.34.353-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13113.9752292321114220.02071049719851176481.338.490.763.474.781.38.5421.30
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11123.4145331240102220.019910183137918213001.268.130.553.247.452.30.478-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Clinton GiantsMidwAsfn-p203511110000002501000.091.231.091.3221014.167.000.182.17814.2935.712.500.000.000.00
1985Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-p2115201200000011004000.100.143.100.2432025.200.000.050.1194.0040.0010.000.000.000.00
1998Pacific SunsWestInd-34163000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter50312300000031505000.097.176.097.2733039.188.000.097.0007.6938.465.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15201200000011004000.100.143.100.2432025.200.000.050.0004.0040.0010.000.000.000.00
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3511110000002501000.091.231.091.3221014.167.000.182.00014.2935.712.500.000.000.00
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter163000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621006100000001049016000.097.176.097.273100126.188.000.097.0007.6938.465.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Great Falls Giants PioRksfn19P20--425-116.5450.30------20100.028.6
1984Clinton Giants MidwAsfn20P35--1028224038.9501.09------35100.025.2
1985Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn21P15--3223-2825.8931.67------15100.011.0
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet22P6--361-109.9001.50------6100.04.2
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet22P33-13819151-3534.9711.030.25-----33100.020.4
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P55-1161522133837.9740.670.32-----55100.034.0
1988Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24P10--718132625.9622.50------10100.07.0
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P23-68382-1311.8460.480.16-----23100.014.2
1989Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha25P2--17-1881.0004.00------2100.03.2
1989Sarasota White Sox FSLA+cha25P1----1-1---------1100.00.7
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P25-1591520323835.9211.400.22-----25100.015.5
1990Sarasota White Sox FSLA+cha26P2--11--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P25-151815-123231.0000.920.15-----25100.015.4
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle27P3---2--221.0000.67------3100.02.2
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27P25-150914222523.9200.920.15-----25100.015.4
1992London Tigers EastAAdet28P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1992Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet28P3---2--221.0000.67------3100.02.1
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P17-79651-1211.9170.650.14-----17100.010.5
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P203-8617599108184174.9460.860.20-----2030.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P22--1028234038.9501.73------220.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P16--4223-2926.8971.63------160.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P3--111-32.6670.67------30.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P35--1028224038.9501.09------350.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P22--59511914.7370.64------220.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Great Falls Giants PioRksfn1920----------
1984Clinton Giants MidwAsfn2035----------
1985Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn2115----------
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet226----------
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet2233----------
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet2355----------
1988Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2410----------
1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet2423----------
1989Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha252----------
1989Sarasota White Sox FSLA+cha251----------
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2525----------
1990Sarasota White Sox FSLA+cha262----------
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2625----------
1991Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle273----------
1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2725----------
1992London Tigers EastAAdet281----------
1992Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet283----------
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet2817----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1987Detroit TigersChamp. SeriesMLB23001.692005.1312400.985.060.003.386.752.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs001.6920200005.3301024000.945.060.003.386.752.000.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1992-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-01-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1991-12-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-12-04TradeTraded by White Sox with Shawn Hillegas to Indians for Lindsay Foster and Cory Snyder. 
1989-03-23TradeTraded by Tigers to White Sox for Kenny Williams. 
1985-10-07TradeTraded by Giants with Matt Nokes and Dave LaPoint to Tigers for Scott Medvin, Bob Melvin and Juan Berenguer. 
1983-06-11ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2260,000-61433-386,34760,00060,000
1987Detroit TigersTeam Payroll23100,000-4082341344,90660,000160,000
1988Detroit TigersTeam Payroll24125,000-4442237392,10762,500285,000
1989Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll25165,000-4401646429,80262,500450,000
1990Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll26415,000-331853515,727100,000865,000
1991Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll271,450,000-161478++742,231100,0002,315,000
1992Detroit TigersTeam Payroll281,200,000-2301071++962,245109,0003,515,000
* 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