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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Clayton Laws Kirby Jr.
Stat Years
1966-1977  [mlb] 1969-1976
Height/Weight
6-3 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (261)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
1991-10-11 [43.108]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Washington and Lee (Arlington,VA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #3 (#47 overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1969-04-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.290)
Service Time
Organizations
SDN [6] CIN [2] MON [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13775 ... retro id: kirbc101 ... mlbam id: 117110
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1966Gulf Coast CardinalsGCLRk----181---235.76900000025.0202016014280001.367.200.005.0410.087.202.00.400
    1966St. PetersburgFSLA+----181---300.90300000020.092204230000.654.050.001.8010.350.905.751.000
    1966Minor Totals: byYearA+/Rk----182---533.6012000012045.0292218018510001.045.800.003.6010.204.402.83.625
    1967ModestoCalifA+----192---344.381600000074.0633936031750001.277.660.003.779.124.742.42.429
    1967Minor Totals: byYearA+----191---344.3816000016074.0633936031750001.277.660.003.779.124.742.42.429
    1968ArkansasTexAA----203---532.151000000067.0512016026590001.156.850.003.497.932.692.27.625
    1968TulsaPCLAAA----203---763.4219000000108.0884941060930001.377.330.005.007.754.081.55.538
    1968Minor Totals: byYearAA/AAA----202---1292.93290000290175.013969570861520001.297.150.004.427.823.551.77.571
    1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7203.80353520000215.220410891181001137061.418.510.754.174.724.511.13.259
    1969MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7203.81353520000215.720410891181001137061.418.530.754.184.734.521.13.259
    1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10164.53363461220214.2198118108291201547091.488.301.225.036.464.951.28.385
    1970MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10164.54363461220214.7198118108291201547091.488.321.225.046.474.961.28.385
    1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15132.833836132020267.121399842010323113031.187.170.673.477.783.332.24.536
    1971MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15132.833836132020267.321399842010323113031.187.180.673.477.783.342.24.536
    1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12143.13343492000238.21978783211161758021.317.430.794.376.603.281.51.462
    1972MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12143.14343492000238.71978783211161758021.317.440.794.386.613.291.51.462
    1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn43258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8184.79343142230191.2214122102306612913111.4610.051.413.106.065.731.95.308
    1973MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8184.80343142230191.7214122102306612913111.4610.071.413.116.075.741.95.308
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1293.28363571010230.22109784159116015021.308.190.593.556.243.781.76.571
    1974MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1293.28363571010230.72109784159116015021.318.210.593.566.263.791.76.571
    1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin312710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1064.72261910370110.2113635813544812151.519.191.064.393.905.120.89.625
    1975MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1064.74261910370110.7113635813544812151.529.231.064.413.925.150.89.625
    1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon312811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf185.7222150017078.28161501063518021.839.271.147.215.836.980.81.111
    1976MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf185.7522150017078.78161501063518021.849.321.157.255.877.020.81.111
    1977Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAsdn-2912---177.9517162001086.0129877613485913102.0613.501.365.026.179.101.23.125
    1977Minor Totals: SDNbyYearAAA----291---177.9517162001086.0129877613485913102.0613.501.365.026.179.101.23.125
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)751043.8426123942882201,548.014307556601567131061832301.388.310.914.156.174.391.49.419
    National League Totals (8 yrs)751043.8426123942882201,548.014307556601567131061832301.388.310.914.156.174.391.49.419
    Minor League Totals21234.437416200580380.03602171871318333713101.438.530.314.337.985.141.84.477
    Minor: Rk Totals235.76900009025.0202016014280001.367.200.005.0410.087.202.00.400
    Minor: A+ Totals643.6419000019094.0724138035980001.146.890.003.359.383.932.80.600
    Minor: AA Totals532.1510000010067.0512016026590001.156.850.003.497.932.692.27.625
    Minor: AAA Totals8135.433616200200194.02171361171310815213101.6810.070.605.017.056.311.41.381
    San Diego Padres Totals (5 yrs)52813.731771703474701,128.01026534468118505802481211.368.190.944.036.404.261.59.391
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (2 yrs)22153.75625481380341.33231601422814520827171.378.520.743.835.494.221.43.595
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)185.7522150017078.78161501063518021.849.321.157.255.877.020.81.111
    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%
    1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4321pL-S-E-P135663410000073712000.061.162.076.2387651.121.015.1389.2148.685.290.00.0025.0
    1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4322pL-S-E-P2367441110010053803000.149.203.162.36582121.081.013.3066.1046.347.600.00.009.1
    1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4323pL-S-E-P340863800030063505000.093.152.093.2459780.070.000.1576.1936.085.830.00.000.0
    1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4324pL-S-E-P435743500020043006001.068.115.068.1838450.054.000.1144.7635.717.500.00.000.0
    1973San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4325pL-S-E-P5355415100100121011000.093.109.111.2206661.037.018.1521.5231.8221.000.00.0020.0
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3126pL-S-E-P636744700030063608004.095.163.095.2588870.081.000.1846.8240.916.000.00.000.0
    1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3127pL-S-E-P726323610020021504001.188.235.219.4543871.094.031.3535.2639.477.500.00.0016.7
    1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3128pL-S-E-P82218111003001506000.056.105.111.2162521.111.055.0774.0020.005.000.00.00100.0
    1977Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAsdn-29p---9181000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)2654782247500150032217145006.098.157.109.266556525.077.011.1805.7639.036.780.00.0010.6
    National League Totals (8 yrs)2654782247500150032217145006.098.157.109.266556525.077.011.1805.7639.036.780.00.0010.6
    Minor League Totals181000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals181000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    San Diego Padres Totals (5 yrs)181354143330070023161127001.093.151.102.253405363.073.009.1715.6839.757.000.00.009.1
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (2 yrs)62106713100500851012005.123.184.132.316126141.085.009.2366.3540.486.380.00.007.7
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)2218111003001506000.056.105.111.2162521.111.055.0774.0020.005.000.00.00100.0
    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
    1969San Diego PadresNLMLB21P350215.21723444440.9091.100.1921.6100.07
    1970San Diego PadresNLMLB22P360215.0623213129.9350.800.1322.2100.06
    1971San Diego PadresNLMLB23P380267.01733215250.9621.300.1923.695.03
    1972San Diego PadresNLMLB24P340239.01129534540.8891.200.1722.297.18
    1973San Diego PadresNLMLB25P340191.2919313128.9030.800.1521.097.17
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26P360230.211271014838.7921.100.1722.2100.04
    1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27P260110.279301916.8420.600.1516.0100.09
    1976Montreal ExposNLMLB28P22078.2190110101.0000.500.1313.6100.013
    MLB Totals - (P)26101,54679172291211.0000.000.00---------
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    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
    1969MLB35----------
    1970MLB36----------
    1971MLB38----------
    1972MLB34----------
    1973MLB34----------
    1974MLB36----------
    1975MLB26----------
    1976MLB22----------
    Totals261----------