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Clay KirbyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1966-1977 MLB Years: 1969-1976
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Drafted

PositionsP-261Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameClayton Laws Kirby Jr.
Height6-3Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 25,1948PlaceWashington,DC
Death DateOctober 11,1991 [43.108]
High SchoolWashington and Lee (Arlington,VA)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (47th overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 11,1969 [20.290]
OrganizationsSDN [6] SLN [3] CIN [2] MON [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13775Retrosheet IDkirbc101MLBAM ID117110
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Player Notes:   Selected by the San Diego Padres from the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1968 NL expansion draft (#12 pick) ... Opening day starter for San Diego Padres in 1972-1973
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts66Walks34Hittable50SO/BB45vsPower50Hitting26Durability65Team.443Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1966nullRk--Rel18235.76909000025.0202016014280001.367.20--5.0410.082.00.400-
1966nullA+--Rel18300.90303000020.092204230000.654.05--1.8010.355.751.000-
1966Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0533.6012012000045.0292218018510001.045.80--3.6010.202.83.625-
1967nullA+--Rel19344.3816016000074.0633936031750001.277.66--3.779.122.42.429-
1968nullAA--Rel20532.1510010000067.0512016026590001.156.85--3.497.932.27.625-
1968nullAAA--Rel20763.42190190000108.0884941060930001.377.33--5.007.751.55.538-
1968Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel01292.93290290000175.013969570861520001.297.15--4.427.821.77.571-
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43ST217203.80353502000215.220410891181001137001.418.510.754.174.721.13.2593.94
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43ST2210164.53363426120214.2198118108291201547001.488.301.225.036.461.28.3854.64
1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43ST2315132.833836213200267.021399842010323113001.187.170.673.477.782.24.5362.85
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43ST2412143.13343409200238.21978783211161758001.317.430.794.376.601.51.4623.53
1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43ST258184.79343134220191.2214122102306612913101.4610.051.413.106.061.95.3084.29
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31ST261293.28363517100230.22109784159116015001.308.190.593.556.241.76.5713.22
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31S/R271064.72261971030110.2113635813544812101.519.191.064.393.900.89.6254.71
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31S/R28185.7222157001078.28161501063518001.839.271.147.215.830.81.1115.39
1977Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAsdn-ST29177.9517161200086.0129877613485913102.0613.501.365.026.171.23.125-
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter751043.8426123922428801544.01430755660156713106183201.388.310.914.156.171.49.4191.32
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter21234.437416582000380.03602171871318333713101.438.530.314.337.981.84.477-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8135.433616202000194.02171361171310815213101.6810.070.605.017.051.41.381-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter532.1510010000067.0512016026590001.156.85--3.497.932.27.625-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter643.6419019000094.0724138035980001.146.89--3.359.382.80.600-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter235.76909000025.0202016014280001.367.20--5.0410.082.00.400-
San Diego Padres Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter52813.731771707347401125.0102653446811850580248101.368.190.944.036.401.59.391-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter22153.74625488130340.03231601422814520827101.378.520.743.825.481.43.595-
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter185.7222157001078.28161501063518001.839.271.147.215.830.81.111-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11153.84373436110220.0203107942210115112001.388.310.914.156.171.49.4231.32
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12134.43439341000220.020812610881061958101.438.530.314.337.981.84.480-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43p2135663410000073712000.061.162.076.2385176.138.015.121.1319.2148.685.290.000.0025.00
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43p22367441110010053803000.149.203.162.36512182.306.013.081.1766.1046.347.600.000.009.09
1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43p2340863800030063505000.093.152.093.2458097.157.000.070.1256.1936.085.830.000.000.00
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43p2435743500020043006001.068.115.068.1835084.114.000.054.0944.7635.717.500.000.000.00
1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43p25355415100100121011000.093.109.111.2206166.152.018.037.1031.5231.8221.000.000.0020.00
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31p2636744700030063608004.095.163.095.2587088.184.000.081.1346.8240.916.000.000.000.00
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31p2726323610020021504001.188.235.219.4547138.353.031.094.2175.2639.477.500.000.0016.67
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31p282218111003001506000.056.105.111.2162125.077.055.111.1084.0020.005.000.000.00100.00
1977Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAsdn-29181000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter2654782247500150032217145006.098.157.109.266525556.180.011.077.0005.7639.036.780.000.0010.64
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter181000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter181000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter181354143330070023161127001.093.151.102.253363405.171.009.073.0005.6839.757.000.000.009.09
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter62106713100500851012005.123.184.132.316141126.236.009.085.0006.3540.486.380.000.007.69
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2218111003001506000.056.105.111.2162125.077.055.111.0004.0020.005.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162292132930090020133128004.098.157.109.266323340.180.011.077.0005.7639.036.780.000.0010.64
Average Minor - Per 162 games1629000000000900000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn21P35-2151723444440.9091.140.19-----35100.021.6
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn22P36-214623213129.9350.810.14-----36100.022.2
1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23P38-2671733215250.9621.320.19-----4095.023.6
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24P34-2381129534540.8891.180.17241070.633597.122.2
1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25P34-191919313128.9030.820.15121250.033597.121.0
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26P36-23011271014838.7921.060.17-----36100.022.2
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27P26-110793-1916.8420.620.15-----26100.016.0
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28P22-7819-110101.0000.450.13-----22100.013.6
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P261-1543791722912280251.8960.960.16362262.162610.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2135----------
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2236----------
1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2338----------
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2434----------
1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2534----------
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2636----------
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2726----------
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2822----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1976-12-02Released by Expos. 
1975-12-12TradeTraded by Reds to Expos for Bob Bailey. 
1973-11-09TradeTraded by Padres to Reds for Dave Tomlin and Bobby Tolan. 
1968-10-14Selected by Padres from Cardinals in expansion draft (Pick #12). 
* 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.