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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph Charles Klink
Stat Years
1983-1996  [mlb] 1987-1996
Height/Weight
5-11 / 175
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (482)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Colleges
University of St. Thomas (St. Paul, Minnesota)
Draft
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #36 (#801 overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1987-04-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.065)
Service Time
Organizations
OAK [4] NYN [3] MIN [2] MIA [1] SEA [1] CLE [1] LAN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13823 ... retro id: klinj001 ... mlbam id: 117164
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1983Columbia MetsSALAnyn-211---224.6212100511025.1241613614143001.508.532.134.974.975.681.00.500
    1983Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA----211---224.6612100511025.3241613614143001.518.612.155.025.025.741.00.500
    1984Columbia MetsSALAnyn-222---543.493100027311138.2301915128495011.506.980.236.5211.414.421.75.556
    1984Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA----221---543.533100027311138.7301915128495011.527.070.246.6011.544.481.75.556
    1985Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-233---332.26440001744551.2411613126595001.307.140.174.5310.282.792.27.500
    1985Minor Totals: NYNbyYearA+----231---332.29440001744551.7411613126595001.317.210.184.5710.372.812.27.500
    1986Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-244---452.514500041451168.0592419537631021.417.810.664.908.343.181.70.444
    1986Minor Totals: MINbyYearAA----241---452.514500041451168.0592419537631021.417.810.664.908.343.181.70.444
    1987Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-255---004.3012000712023.0251411113141001.659.780.395.095.485.481.08.000
    1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin46255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.6512000512023.0371817411171002.0914.481.574.306.657.041.55.000
    1987Minor Totals: MINbyYearAAA----251---004.3012000712023.0251411113141001.659.780.395.095.485.481.08.000
    1987MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.6512000512023.0371817411171002.0914.481.574.306.657.041.55.000
    1988Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-266---120.78210001221334.22563014303001.126.490.003.637.791.562.14.333
    1988Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-266---215.12270001527138.2472922017323011.6610.940.003.967.456.751.88.667
    1988Minor Totals: OAKbyYearAA/AAA----262---333.08480002748473.3723525031626011.418.860.003.827.634.312.00.500
    1989Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-277---442.825700053572660.2461919223596021.146.820.303.418.752.822.57.500
    1989Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-277---000.0060005606.22000250010.602.700.002.706.750.002.50.000
    1989Minor Totals: OAKbyYearAAA/AA----272---442.556300058632667.3481919225646031.096.440.273.358.582.552.56.500
    1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak58288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.04400001940139.23499118193101.317.710.234.084.312.041.06.000
    1990MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.07400001940139.73499118193101.337.810.234.134.362.071.06.000
    1991Modesto A'sCalifA+oak-299---003.6033000005.04222110001.007.203.601.801.803.601.00.000
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak58299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1034.35620001062262.0603030421344051.318.710.583.054.944.351.62.769
    1991Minor Totals: OAKbyYearA+----291---003.6033000005.04222110001.007.203.601.801.803.601.00.000
    1991MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1034.35620001062262.0603030421344051.318.710.583.054.944.351.62.769
    1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBmia583110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf025.02590001059037.2372221024221201.628.840.005.735.265.260.92.000
    1993MLB Totals: MIAbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf025.08590001059037.7372221024221201.648.950.005.815.325.320.92.000
    1994Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-3211---003.0020001203.03110120111.339.000.003.006.003.002.00.000
    1994Minor Totals: LANbyYearAAA----321---003.0020001203.03110120111.339.000.003.006.003.002.00.000
    1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-3312---213.00450002145839.0311313015323011.187.150.003.467.383.002.13.667
    1995Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----331---213.00450002145839.0311313015323011.187.150.003.467.383.002.13.667
    1996Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-3413---104.0570003706.29330340011.8012.150.004.055.404.051.331.000
    1996Seattle MarinersALMLBsea403413Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.8630001302.13111120001.7111.573.863.867.713.862.00.000
    1996Minor Totals: SEAbyYearAAA----341---104.3570003706.79330340011.9413.060.004.355.814.351.331.000
    1996MLB Totals: SEAbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.2930001302.33111120001.9012.864.294.298.574.292.00.000
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)1064.28176000451763164.717180781075949351.509.370.554.115.154.381.25.625
    American League Totals (4 yrs)1044.04117000351173127.013458571051728151.469.500.713.615.104.111.41.714
    National League Totals (1 yrs)025.08590001059037.7372221024221201.648.950.005.815.325.320.92.000
    Minor League Totals24223.0131240020730865401.034616213418194364301101.357.770.404.358.173.641.88.522
    Minor: A Totals763.944310032421164.0543528742638011.507.590.985.918.864.921.50.538
    Minor: A+ Totals332.40473001744556.7451815327605001.287.210.484.329.612.882.22.500
    Minor: AA Totals9112.2612300010612340163.3130494177415210041.257.170.394.088.392.702.05.450
    Minor: AAA Totals523.859900052999117.01176050151897151.449.000.083.926.854.621.75.714
    Oakland Athletics Totals (2 yrs)1033.47102000291023101.7943939539537151.318.360.443.474.713.471.36.769
    Florida Marlins Totals (1 yrs)025.08590001059037.7372221024221201.648.950.005.815.325.320.92.000
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)016.6512000512023.0371817411171002.0914.481.574.306.657.041.55.000
    Seattle Mariners Totals (1 yrs)004.2930001302.33111120001.9012.864.294.298.574.292.00.000
    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%
    1984Columbia MetsSALAnyn-22p---1316110000000201000.167.167.167.334710.000.000.2500.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    1985Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-23p---2442000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBmia5831pL-S-E-P3592000000000001000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)592000000000001000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)592000000000001000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals758110000000301000.125.125.125.250910.000.000.2000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A Totals316110000000201000.167.167.167.334710.000.000.2500.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A+ Totals442000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Florida Marlins Totals (1 yrs)592000000000001000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1983Columbia MetsSALA21P1200.03401771.0000.600.008.5100.011
    1984Columbia MetsSALA22P3100.02500771.0000.200.0022.3100.03
    1985Lynchburg MetsCaroA+23P4400.01700881.0000.200.0031.4100.03
    1986Orlando TwinsSouAA24P4500.019101110.9090.200.0031.5100.02
    1987Portland BeaversPCLAAA25P1200.04200661.0000.500.008.5100.014
    1987Minnesota TwinsALMLB25P12023.00201221.0000.200.097.4100.012
    1988Huntsville StarsSouAA26P2100.01300441.0000.200.0014.6100.07
    1988Tacoma TigersPCLAAA26P2700.01400551.0000.200.0018.8100.07
    1989Huntsville StarsSouAA27P5700.06100116161.0000.300.0039.9100.01
    1990Oakland AthleticsALMLB28P40039.21100221.0000.100.0524.7100.05
    1991Modesto A'sCalifA+29P300.00100111.0000.300.002.2100.017
    1991Oakland AthleticsALMLB29P62062.0480112121.0000.200.1938.3100.02
    1993Florida MarlinsNLMLB31P59037.23200551.0000.100.1336.4100.01
    1994Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA32P200.00201221.0001.000.001.4100.024
    1995Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA33P4500.0261198.8890.200.0031.3100.01
    1996Tacoma RainiersPCLAAA34P700.01201331.0000.400.004.9100.018
    1996Seattle MarinersALMLB34P302.1000000.0000.000.001.9100.023
    MLB Totals - (P)17601648130210.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)93008161310.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)123008221110.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)4700180010.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)4300590110.0000.000.00---------
    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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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1983Minor12----------
    1984Minor31----------
    1985Minor44----------
    1986Minor45----------
    1987MLB12----------
    1987Minor12----------
    1988Minor48----------
    1989Minor57----------
    1990MLB40----------
    1991MLB62----------
    1991Minor3----------
    1993MLB59----------
    1994Minor2----------
    1995Minor45----------
    1996MLB3----------
    1996Minor7----------
    Totals482----------