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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Donald Paul Kirkwood
Stat Years
1974-1978  [mlb] 1974-1978
Height/Weight
6-3 / 188
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (120)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1949-09-24 in Pontiac, Michigan   [70.290]
High School
Berkley (Berkley,MI)
Colleges
Oakland University (Auburn Hills, Michigan)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the California Angels in 1972
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1974-09-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.354)
Service Time
Organizations
CAL [4] CHA [1] TOR [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13786 ... retro id: kirkd101 ... mlbam id: 117122
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts49Walks61Hittable26SO/BB57vsPower26Hitting0Durability50Team.453Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1974California AngelsALMLBcal52241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.5930000307.112870641002.4514.730.007.364.919.820.67.000
    1974MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.8730000307.312870641002.5415.210.007.615.0710.140.67.000
    1975California AngelsALMLBcal33252Log - Sp - Ext - Perf653.11442002742784.0853829628491001.359.110.643.005.254.071.75.545
    1975MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf653.11442002742784.0853829628491001.359.110.643.005.254.071.75.545
    1976California AngelsALMLBcal33263Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6124.62282640120157.216791811257784011.429.530.683.254.455.191.37.333
    1976MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6124.64282640120157.716791811257784011.429.560.693.264.475.211.37.333
    1977California AngelsALMLBcal33274Log - Sp - Ext - Perf105.0913000513117.220121039101001.6410.191.534.585.096.111.111.000
    1977Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33274Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.18160001316040.0492723310245011.4811.030.682.255.406.082.40.500
    1977MLB Totals: CAL-CHAbyYearMLB----272Log - Sp - Ext - Perf215.19290001829157.7693933619346011.5410.860.942.995.356.141.79.667
    1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32285Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.241693027068.0763632625293001.4910.060.793.313.844.761.16.444
    1978MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.241693027068.0763632625293001.4910.060.793.313.844.761.16.444
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)18234.38120377048838374.74092121823013519415021.459.840.723.254.675.101.44.439
    American League Totals (6 yrs)18234.38120377048838374.74092121823013519415021.459.840.723.254.675.101.44.439
    California Angels Totals (4 yrs)13174.2988284033608266.7284149127211001417011.449.600.713.384.775.041.41.433
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)115.18160001316040.0492723310245011.4811.030.682.255.406.082.40.500
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (1 yrs)454.241693027068.0763632625293001.4910.060.793.313.844.761.16.444
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1974California AngelsALMLB24P307.1000000.0000.000.001.9100.019
    1975California AngelsALMLB25P44084.0312311815.8330.300.1827.3100.02
    1976California AngelsALMLB26P280157.21826534944.8981.600.2817.3100.08
    1977Chicago White SoxALMLB27P16040.037101110.9090.600.259.9100.09
    1977California AngelsALMLB27P13017.22701991.0000.700.528.0100.010
    1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLB28P16068.04120016161.0001.000.249.9100.011
    MLB Totals - (P)120037430649510394.9130.800.250.00.00
    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
    1974MLB3----------
    1975MLB44----------
    1976MLB28----------
    1977MLB29----------
    1978MLB16----------
    Totals120----------