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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Bruce Eugene Kison
Stat Years
1968-1985  [mlb] 1971-1985
Height/Weight
6-4 / 178
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (380)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
Death
2018-06-01 [68.103]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Pasco (Pasco,WA)
Colleges
State College of Florida Manatee-Sarasota (Bradenton, Florida), Central Washington University (Ellensburg, Washington)
Draft
Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in Round #14 (#309 overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1971-07-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.136)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [9] CAL [5] BOS [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13792 ... retro id: kisob001 ... mlbam id: 117128
Relations
Father of Robbie Kison
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1968Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRk----181---212.251000000024.024960690001.259.000.002.253.383.381.50.667
    1968Minor Totals: byYearRk----181---212.2510000010024.024960690001.259.000.002.253.383.381.50.667
    1969GenevaNYPLA-----192---523.161300000094.0844833039770001.318.040.003.737.374.601.97.714
    1969Minor Totals: byYearA-----191---523.1613000013094.0844833039770001.318.040.003.737.374.601.97.714
    1970SalemCaroA+----203---310.82500000033.0175307260000.734.640.001.917.091.363.71.750
    1970WaterburyEastAA----203---1042.2819000000130.0934233054820001.136.440.003.745.682.911.52.714
    1970Minor Totals: byYearA+/AA----202---1351.99240000240163.011047360611080001.056.070.003.375.962.601.77.722
    1971CharlestonILAAA----214---1012.861200000085.0532927038570001.075.610.004.026.043.071.50.909
    1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf653.4018132105095.1934036636604261.358.780.573.405.663.781.67.545
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAAA----211---1012.8612000012085.0532927038570001.075.610.004.026.043.071.50.909
    1971MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf653.4118132105095.3934036636604261.368.800.573.415.683.791.67.545
    1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf973.263218615143152.0123615511691028191.267.280.654.096.043.611.48.563
    1972MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf973.263218615143152.0123615511691028191.267.280.654.096.043.611.48.563
    1973CharlestonILAAA----236---863.9520000000114.0945950082700001.547.420.006.475.534.660.85.571
    1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf303.09770000043.2361715424261011.377.420.824.955.363.501.081.000
    1973Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---863.95200000200114.0945950082700001.547.420.006.475.534.660.85.571
    1973MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf303.13770000043.7361715424261011.397.500.835.005.423.541.081.000
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf983.4940161011242129.012364508577162111.408.580.563.984.954.471.25.529
    1974MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf983.4940161011242129.012364508577162111.408.580.563.984.954.471.25.529
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12113.23332960040192.016089691092899241.317.500.474.314.174.170.97.522
    1975MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12113.23332960040192.016089691092899241.317.500.474.314.174.170.97.522
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1493.08312961121193.018083661052984031.208.390.472.424.573.871.88.609
    1976MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1493.08312961121193.018083661052984031.208.390.472.424.573.871.88.609
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit252710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9104.90333231010193.020911310525551226161.379.751.172.565.695.272.22.474
    1977MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9104.90333231010193.020911310525551226161.379.751.172.565.695.272.22.474
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit252811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf663.19281100417096.0814034339624151.257.590.283.665.813.751.59.500
    1978MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf663.19281100417096.0814034339624151.257.590.283.665.813.751.59.500
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit252912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1373.19332531280172.1157706113451055041.178.200.682.355.483.662.33.650
    1979MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1373.19332531280172.3157706113451055041.178.210.682.355.493.662.33.650
    1980California AngelsALMLBcal243013Log - Sp - Ext - Perf364.9113132100073.1734640532280231.438.960.613.933.445.650.88.333
    1980MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf364.9213132100073.3734640532280231.448.990.623.943.455.660.88.333
    1981California AngelsALMLBcal243114Log - Sp - Ext - Perf113.481140027044.0401817814191001.238.181.642.863.893.681.36.500
    1981MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf113.481140027044.0401817814191001.238.181.642.863.893.681.36.500
    1982California AngelsALMLBcal243215Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1053.1733163111171142.012054501544865051.157.610.952.795.453.421.95.667
    1982MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1053.1733163111171142.012054501544865051.157.610.952.795.453.421.95.667
    1983California AngelsALMLBcal243316Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1154.05261741592126.212859571343830041.359.090.923.065.904.191.93.688
    1983MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1154.06261741592126.712859571343830041.359.130.933.075.924.211.93.688
    1984California AngelsALMLBcal243417Log - Sp - Ext - Perf455.3720700813265.17242391028664061.539.921.383.869.095.792.36.444
    1984MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf455.3920700813265.37242391028664061.549.951.383.879.125.812.36.444
    1985Boston Red SoxALMLBbos293518Log - Sp - Ext - Perf534.1122900513192.0984342932561011.419.590.883.135.484.211.75.625
    1985MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf534.1122900513192.0984342932561011.419.590.883.135.484.211.75.625
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)115883.6638024636854134121,809.7169383973615066210735811681.308.420.753.295.344.171.62.567
    National League Totals (9 yrs)81633.49255180275237561,266.3116257749190469735479491.298.260.643.335.224.101.57.563
    American League Totals (6 yrs)34254.06125669331596543.353126224560193338112191.338.800.993.205.604.341.75.576
    Minor League Totals38152.85790000790480.036519215202263210001.236.840.004.246.023.601.42.717
    Minor: Rk Totals212.2510000010024.024960690001.259.000.002.253.383.381.50.667
    Minor: A- Totals523.1613000013094.0844833039770001.318.040.003.737.374.601.97.714
    Minor: A+ Totals310.82500005033.0175307260000.734.640.001.917.091.363.71.750
    Minor: AA Totals1042.28190000190130.0934233054820001.136.440.003.745.682.911.52.714
    Minor: AAA Totals1873.48320000320199.0147887701201270001.346.650.005.435.743.981.06.720
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (9 yrs)81633.49255180275237561,266.3116257749190469735479491.298.260.643.335.224.101.57.563
    California Angels Totals (5 yrs)29224.05103579326465451.343321920351161282102181.328.641.023.215.634.371.75.569
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)534.1122900513192.0984342932561011.419.590.883.135.484.211.75.625
    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%
    1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2521pL-S-E-P118312210010021601000.065.121.097.2183431.097.032.1335.8847.068.000.00.0050.0
    1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2522pL-S-E-P2325331041090012702000.189.204.302.50656165.132.113.3851.7948.2127.000.00.0050.0
    1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2523pL-S-E-P3712110101000610100.083.143.250.3931431.167.167.1430.0042.860.000.00.00100.0
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2524pL-S-E-P440371410000031722000.108.214.135.3494451.108.027.2006.8238.645.670.00.0025.0
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2525pL-S-E-P5355947000310229010000.119.148.119.2677170.051.000.2332.8240.8514.500.00.000.0
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2526pL-S-E-P6315941222030052008001.203.266.305.57172184.186.102.3086.9427.784.000.00.0033.3
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2527pL-S-E-P7356981840171221903001.261.282.362.64474255.116.101.3472.7025.689.5069.01.3527.8
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2528pL-S-E-P82829241111000500001.138.138.345.48329103.207.207.1300.0017.240.0029.03.4575.0
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2529pL-S-E-P937556820160011907002.145.161.236.39763133.109.091.2001.5930.1619.0055.01.5937.5
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)26340431661553312216158333105.163.200.248.44845710023.124.085.2583.5034.579.88134.70.6634.8
    National League Totals (9 yrs)26340431661553312216158333105.163.200.248.44845710023.124.085.2583.5034.579.88134.70.6634.8
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (9 yrs)26340431661553312216158333105.163.200.248.44845710023.124.085.2583.5034.579.88134.70.6634.8
    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
    1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB21P18095.0818152726.9631.400.2711.1100.010
    1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22P320152.0915122524.9600.800.1620.6100.05
    1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB23P7043.22700991.0001.300.214.3100.014
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24P400129.01025223735.9460.900.2724.7100.03
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25P330192.01139155150.9801.500.2620.594.35
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26P310193.01631224947.9591.500.2419.1100.07
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27P330193.01133204644.9571.300.2320.494.36
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB28P28096.011140125251.0000.900.2617.4100.08
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB29P330172.11030124140.9761.200.2320.489.26
    1980California AngelsALMLB30P13073.1211301613.8131.000.188.1100.012
    1981California AngelsALMLB31P11044.0390112121.0001.100.2710.0100.010
    1982California AngelsALMLB32P330142.01924124443.9771.300.3020.4100.05
    1983California AngelsALMLB33P260126.25220227271.0001.000.2116.0100.08
    1984California AngelsALMLB34P20065.173211210.8330.500.1512.3100.010
    1985Boston Red SoxALMLB35P22092.016160232321.0001.500.3513.6100.09
    MLB Totals - (P)38001,808140297162711.0000.000.00---------
    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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    1971MLB18----------
    1972MLB32----------
    1973MLB7----------
    1974MLB40----------
    1975MLB33----------
    1976MLB31----------
    1977MLB33----------
    1978MLB28----------
    1979MLB33----------
    1980MLB13----------
    1981MLB11----------
    1982MLB33----------
    1983MLB26----------
    1984MLB20----------
    1985MLB22----------
    Totals380----------