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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Eric Steven King
Stat Years
1983-1998  [mlb] 1986-1992
Height/Weight
6-2 / 215
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (301)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Royal (Simi Valley,CA)
Colleges
Moorpark College (Moorpark, California)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the in 1983
Bonus
Signing Scouts
George Genovese
MLB Debut
1986-05-15 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.035)
Service Time
Organizations
DET [4] SFN [3] CHA [2] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13750 ... retro id: kinge001 ... mlbam id: 117078
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1983Great Falls GiantsPioRksfn-191---344.3120710913256.1583127614612021.289.270.962.249.754.954.36.429
    1983Minor Totals: SFNbyYearRk----191---344.3320710913256.3583127614612021.289.300.962.259.794.974.36.429
    1984Clinton GiantsMidwAsfn-202---5103.3635212012143147.1142745557612415011.488.670.314.647.574.521.63.333
    1984Minor Totals: SFNbyYearA----201---5103.3735212012143147.3142745557612415011.488.690.314.657.594.531.63.333
    1985Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-213---532.32151521000104.2743427830801000.996.360.692.586.882.922.67.625
    1985Minor Totals: SFNbyYearAA----211---532.33151521000104.7743427830801001.006.390.692.596.912.942.67.625
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-224---323.52661000038.1291615116382011.176.810.233.768.923.762.38.600
    1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet25224Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1143.513316319173138.110854541163794381.247.030.724.105.143.511.25.733
    1986Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----221---323.54661000038.3291615116382011.186.850.243.788.983.782.38.600
    1986MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1143.523316319173138.310854541163794381.247.040.724.115.153.521.25.733
    1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet25235Log - Sp - Ext - Perf694.895540026519116.011167631560895141.478.611.164.666.915.201.48.400
    1987MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf694.895540026519116.011167631560895141.478.611.164.666.915.201.48.400
    1988Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-246---343.2610102000069.0542625623513011.127.040.783.006.653.392.22.429
    1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet25246Log - Sp - Ext - Perf413.4123500818368.2602826534454251.377.860.664.465.903.671.32.800
    1988Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----241---343.2610102000069.0542625623513011.127.040.783.006.653.392.22.429
    1988MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf413.4323500818368.7602826534454251.387.920.664.495.943.701.32.800
    1989Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha-257---114.09220000011.013850382011.4510.640.002.456.556.552.67.500
    1989Sarasota White SoxFSLA+cha-257---101.0011100009.09110070001.009.000.000.007.001.000.001.000
    1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36257Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9103.39252511000159.114469601364725441.318.130.733.624.073.901.13.474
    1989Minor Totals: CHAbyYearA+/Rk----252---212.70331000020.0229603152011.259.900.001.356.754.055.00.667
    1989MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9103.39252511000159.314469601364725441.318.150.743.624.073.901.13.474
    1990Sarasota White SoxFSLA+cha-268---102.2522000008.08420250001.259.000.002.255.634.502.501.000
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1243.28252522000151.013559551040702361.168.050.602.384.173.521.75.750
    1990Minor Totals: CHAbyYearA+----261---102.2522000008.08420250001.259.000.002.255.634.502.501.000
    1990MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1243.28252522000151.013559551040702361.168.050.602.384.173.521.75.750
    1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-279---109.53330000011.11812121531002.0314.290.793.972.389.530.601.000
    1991Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle40279Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6114.60252421010150.21668377744592231.399.920.422.633.524.961.34.353
    1991Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----271---109.73330000011.31812121531002.0714.590.814.052.439.730.601.000
    1991MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6114.61252421010150.71668377744592231.409.950.422.643.544.971.34.353
    1992London TigersEastAAdet-2810---002.2511000004.02110040000.504.500.000.009.002.250.00.000
    1992Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-2810---125.63330000016.022101022122001.5012.381.131.136.755.636.00.333
    1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet252810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.2217140023179.19047461228453011.4910.211.363.185.115.331.61.400
    1992Minor Totals: DETbyYearAA/AAA----282---124.95440000020.024111122162001.3010.800.900.907.204.958.00.333
    1992MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf465.2317140023179.39047461228453011.4910.241.373.195.125.351.61.400
    1998Pacific SunsWestIndy------3411---285.28161631000102.113466609291056031.5911.790.792.559.235.803.62.200
    1998Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----341---285.29161631000102.313466609291056031.6011.810.792.569.265.823.62.200
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)52453.9720311385459016863.3814407381733334592515311.338.490.763.474.794.241.38.536
    American League Totals (7 yrs)52453.9720311385459016863.3814407381733334592515311.338.490.763.474.794.241.38.536
    Minor League Totals24263.4198719121275475.04292171802917139328061.268.130.553.247.454.112.30.480
    Minor: Indy Totals285.29161631000102.313466609291056031.6011.810.792.569.265.823.62.200
    Minor: Rk Totals454.2922910913267.3713932617694031.319.520.802.289.255.234.06.444
    Minor: A Totals5103.3735212012143147.3142745557612415011.488.690.314.657.594.531.63.333
    Minor: A+ Totals201.59331000017.0175302120001.129.000.001.066.352.656.001.000
    Minor: AA Totals532.33161621000108.7763528830841000.986.320.672.506.992.912.80.625
    Minor: AAA Totals884.16222230000134.7123646210461048021.268.250.673.086.974.292.26.500
    Detroit Tigers Totals (4 yrs)25204.231283931458916402.336919618943185258166181.388.260.964.145.774.391.39.556
    Chicago White Sox Totals (2 yrs)21143.34505033000310.32791281152310414277101.248.100.673.024.123.711.37.600
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)6114.61252421010150.71668377744592231.409.950.422.643.544.971.34.353
    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%
    1984Clinton GiantsMidwAsfn-20p---13511110000002501000.091.231.091.3221410.182.000.16714.2935.712.500.00.000.0
    1985Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-21p---215201200000011004000.100.143.100.2432520.050.000.2004.0040.0010.000.00.000.0
    1998Pacific SunsWestIndy------34p---3163000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals50312300000031505000.097.176.097.2733930.097.000.1887.6938.465.000.00.000.0
    Minor: Indy Totals163000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A Totals3511110000002501000.091.231.091.3221410.182.000.16714.2935.712.500.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals15201200000011004000.100.143.100.2432520.050.000.2004.0040.0010.000.00.000.0
    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
    1983Great Falls GiantsPioRk19P2000.04250116.5450.300.0028.6100.02
    1984Clinton GiantsMidwA20P3500.01028224038.9501.100.0025.2100.03
    1985Shreveport CaptainsTexAA21P1500.0322302825.8931.700.0011.0100.09
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA22P600.03610109.9001.500.004.2100.013
    1986Detroit TigersALMLB22P330138.11915103534.9711.000.2520.4100.06
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB23P550116.01522133837.9740.700.3234.0100.01
    1988Toledo Mud HensILAAA24P1000.0718132625.9622.500.007.0100.013
    1988Detroit TigersALMLB24P23068.238201311.8460.500.1614.2100.09
    1989Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRk25P200.01701881.0004.000.003.2100.018
    1989Sarasota White SoxFSLA+25P100.0001010.0000.000.000.7100.020
    1989Chicago White SoxALMLB25P250159.11520323835.9211.400.2215.5100.09
    1990Sarasota White SoxFSLA+26P200.01100221.0001.000.001.4100.014
    1990Chicago White SoxALMLB26P250151.08150123231.0000.900.1515.4100.010
    1991Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA27P300.00200221.0000.700.002.2100.022
    1991Cleveland IndiansALMLB27P250150.2914222523.9200.900.1515.4100.09
    1992London TigersEastAA28P100.01000111.0001.000.000.7100.019
    1992Toledo Mud HensILAAA28P300.00200221.0000.700.002.1100.022
    1992Detroit TigersALMLB28P17079.165101211.9170.600.1410.5100.012
    MLB Totals - (P)20308627599108184174.9460.900.200.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)22001028234038.9501.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)1600422302926.8971.600.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)300111032.6670.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)35001028224038.9501.100.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)220059511914.7370.600.000.00.00
    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
    1983Minor20----------
    1984Minor35----------
    1985Minor15----------
    1986MLB33----------
    1986Minor6----------
    1987MLB55----------
    1988MLB23----------
    1988Minor10----------
    1989MLB25----------
    1989Minor3----------
    1990MLB25----------
    1990Minor2----------
    1991MLB25----------
    1991Minor3----------
    1992MLB17----------
    1992Minor4----------
    Totals301----------