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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Terry Hester Leach
Stat Years
1973-1993  [mlb] 1981-1993
Height/Weight
6-0 / 191
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (670)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1954-03-13 in Selma, Alabama   [66.152]
High School
Selma (Selma,AL)
Colleges
Auburn University (Auburn, Alabama)
Draft
Selected by the Boston Red Sox in Round #7 (#135 overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1981-08-12 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.152)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [9] ATL [5] CHA [2] MIN [2] KCA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14186 ... retro id: leact001 ... mlbam id: 117581
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1973AuburnSECNCAA-1------19------132.14000000033.233148024180001.698.820.006.424.813.740.75.250
    1974AuburnSECNCAA-1------20------901.31000000055.026138029260001.004.250.004.754.252.130.901.000
    1975AuburnSECNCAA-1------21------523.8412113101058.2512625027180001.337.820.004.142.763.990.67.714
    1976AuburnSECNCAA-1------22---DR:7-135852.5715146101084.0543424041710001.135.790.004.397.613.641.73.615
    1976Baton RougeGSLA----221---206.16511004019.0432113014150003.0020.370.006.637.119.951.071.000
    1976Minor Totals: byYearA----221---206.16511004019.0432113014150003.0020.370.006.637.119.951.071.000
    1977Greenwood BravesWcarAatl-232---322.5520000020367.0472519224672001.066.310.273.229.003.362.79.600
    1977Minor Totals: ATLbyYearA----231---322.5520000020367.0472519224672001.066.310.273.229.003.362.79.600
    1978Kinston EaglesCaroA+----243---543.2734000034866.0572924125466071.247.770.143.416.273.951.84.556
    1978Savannah BravesSouAAatl-243---105.04920007025.0241714213210011.488.640.724.687.566.121.621.000
    1978Minor Totals: ATL-byYearAA/A+----242---643.7643200041891.0814638338676081.318.010.303.766.634.551.76.600
    1979Savannah BravesSouAAatl-254---291.9640000040292.0773320426682021.127.530.392.546.653.232.62.182
    1979Richmond BravesILAAAatl-254---311.93721005114.0143304121011.299.000.002.577.711.933.00.750
    1979Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA/AA----252---5101.95472100453106.0913623430803031.147.730.342.556.793.062.67.333
    1980Savannah BravesSouAAatl-265---513.2122620016187.0833431817581041.158.590.831.766.003.523.41.833
    1980Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-265---511.50873201054.050169115300001.208.330.172.505.002.672.00.833
    1980Minor Totals: ATL-NYNbyYearAA----262---1022.553013520171141.01335040932881041.178.490.572.045.623.192.75.833
    1981Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-276---511.71872111058.0471411212430021.027.290.311.866.672.173.58.833
    1981Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-276---522.721584147076.0632723819421011.087.460.952.254.973.202.21.714
    1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn43276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf112.5521100320035.1261110212160001.086.620.513.064.082.801.33.500
    1981Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAA/AAA----272---1032.28231562580134.011041341031851031.057.390.672.085.712.752.74.769
    1981MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf112.5621100320035.3261110212160001.086.670.513.084.102.821.33.500
    1982Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-287---412.96300001830548.2482016219340021.388.880.373.516.293.701.79.800
    1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn43287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.17211111220345.1462221218300001.419.130.403.575.964.371.67.667
    1982Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----281---412.99300001830548.7482016219340021.398.960.373.556.353.731.79.800
    1982MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.19211111220345.3462221218300001.429.180.403.595.994.391.67.667
    1983Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-298---574.463772018306113.012066561042665041.439.560.803.355.265.261.57.417
    1983Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----291---574.463772018306113.012066561042665041.439.560.803.355.265.261.57.417
    1984Richmond BravesILAAAatl-309---1143.03430002643195.0984232630590011.359.280.572.845.593.981.97.733
    1984Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA----301---1143.03430002643195.0984232630590011.359.280.572.845.593.981.97.733
    1985Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-3110---101.59240001224445.13312818250000.906.550.201.594.962.383.131.000
    1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn263110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.9122411418155.2481918314300011.117.760.492.264.853.072.14.429
    1985Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----311---101.60240001224445.33312818250000.916.590.201.604.992.393.131.000
    1985MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.9322411418155.7481918314300011.127.830.492.284.893.102.14.429
    1986Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn193211---442.49344101530779.2693022821551021.137.790.902.376.213.392.62.500
    1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn263211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.7060001606.26320340001.358.100.004.055.404.051.33.000
    1986Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----321---442.50344101530779.7693022821551021.147.840.912.396.253.412.62.500
    1986MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.9060001606.76320340001.458.710.004.355.814.351.33.000
    1987New York MetsNLMLBnyn263312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1113.224412117320131.113254471429610111.239.050.961.994.183.702.10.917
    1987MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1113.234412117320131.313254471429610111.239.060.961.994.193.712.10.917
    1988New York MetsNLMLBnyn263413Log - Sp - Ext - Perf722.54520002152392.0953226524510031.299.290.492.354.993.132.13.778
    1988MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf722.54520002152392.0953226524510031.299.290.492.354.993.132.13.778
    1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn263514Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.2210000410021.11911101420011.088.020.421.690.844.640.50.000
    1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca383514Log - Sp - Ext - Perf564.1530300627073.2784634436341111.559.530.494.404.155.620.94.455
    1989MLB Totals: NYN-KCAbyYearMLB----352Log - Sp - Ext - Perf564.17403001037095.0975744540361121.449.190.473.793.415.400.90.455
    1990Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin303615Log - Sp - Ext - Perf253.20550002955281.2843129221461111.299.260.222.315.073.422.19.286
    1990MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf253.21550002955281.7843129221461111.299.310.222.335.103.442.19.286
    1991Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin303716Log - Sp - Ext - Perf123.61500002250067.1822827314321001.4310.960.401.874.283.742.29.333
    1991MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----371Log - Sp - Ext - Perf123.62500002250067.3822827314321001.4311.000.401.884.293.762.29.333
    1992Chicago White SoxALMLBcha343817Log - Sp - Ext - Perf651.95510002151073.2571716220220041.056.960.242.442.692.081.10.545
    1992MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf651.97510002151073.7571716220220041.057.010.252.462.702.091.10.545
    1993Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-3918---004.1540001414.14220250001.388.310.004.1510.384.152.50.000
    1993Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-3918---003.1850001515.24220040000.716.350.000.006.353.180.00.000
    1993Chicago White SoxALMLBcha343918Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.8114000814116.015550230011.068.440.001.131.692.811.50.000
    1993Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAA/AAA----392---003.60900029210.08440290001.007.200.001.808.103.604.50.000
    1993MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----391Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.8114000814116.015550230011.068.440.001.131.692.811.50.000
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)38273.15376213313835510700.06882792453819733133131.268.850.492.534.263.591.68.585
    American League Totals (5 yrs)14183.20200300861973312.331612711111931373271.319.110.322.683.953.661.47.438
    National League Totals (7 yrs)2493.111761833521587387.7372152134271041940161.238.650.632.424.513.531.87.727
    Minor League Totals61372.89345441649630140949.788139330555291650190271.238.350.522.766.163.732.23.622
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals23102.53272592020231.3164876501211330001.236.390.004.715.183.391.10.697
    Minor: A Totals523.3525110024386.0904632238822001.499.420.213.988.584.812.16.714
    Minor: A+ Totals543.2734000034866.0572924125466071.247.770.143.416.273.951.84.556
    Minor: AA Totals18122.459122732694320.32851168717852253091.168.010.482.396.333.262.65.600
    Minor: AAA Totals33193.0619521819417425477.34492021623514329780111.248.470.662.705.603.812.08.635
    New York Mets Totals (7 yrs)2493.111761833521587387.7372152134271041940161.238.650.632.424.513.531.87.727
    Minnesota Twins Totals (2 yrs)373.38105000511052149.01665956535782111.3510.030.302.114.713.562.23.300
    Chicago White Sox Totals (2 yrs)652.12650002965189.7722221222250051.057.260.202.222.522.221.14.545
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)564.1830300627073.7784634436341111.569.590.494.434.185.660.94.455
    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%
    1973AuburnSECNCAA-1------19p------010321001000000000.200.000.300.300031.000.100.0000.000.000.000.00.0050.0
    1977Greenwood BravesWcarAatl-23p---1200000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1979Savannah BravesSouAAatl-25p---2401000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1979Richmond BravesILAAAatl-25p---271000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1980Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-26p---3812010000000001000.083.083.083.1661310.000.000.0830.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1981Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-27p---4811020000001511000.182.308.182.4901420.091.000.3337.1435.715.000.00.000.0
    1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn4327pL-S-E-P4211100000002000000.000.667.000.6673002.000.000.00066.670.000.000.00.000.0
    1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn4328pL-S-E-P5218010000000501000.125.125.125.250910.000.000.3330.0055.560.000.00.000.0
    1983Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-29p---6371000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1984Richmond BravesILAAAatl-30p---7432000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn2631pL-S-E-P82212121000001801000.167.231.250.4811431.167.083.5007.1457.148.000.00.0050.0
    1986Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn1932p---9341100000001000000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1987New York MetsNLMLBnyn2633pL-S-E-P1044331200000021404000.061.114.061.1753920.061.000.1055.1335.907.000.00.000.0
    1988New York MetsNLMLBnyn2634pL-S-E-P115214121003000900000.143.143.214.3571431.071.071.4000.0064.290.000.00.0050.0
    1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn2635pL-S-E-P12104000000000300000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)170724720030053906000.097.156.125.2818392.097.028.2126.0246.997.800.00.0028.6
    National League Totals (6 yrs)170724720030053906000.097.156.125.2818392.097.028.2126.0246.997.800.00.0028.6
    Minor League Totals19729130000002712000.103.188.103.2913430.069.000.1365.8820.593.500.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals5624030000001612000.125.192.125.3172830.042.000.1673.5721.436.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals1215100000001100000.000.167.000.167600.200.000.00016.6716.671.000.00.000.0
    New York Mets Totals (6 yrs)170724720030053906000.097.156.125.2818392.097.028.2126.0246.997.800.00.0028.6
    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
    1978Kinston EaglesCaroA+24P3400.05180023231.0000.700.0025.4100.01
    1978Savannah BravesSouAA24P900.00100010101.0001.100.006.3100.012
    1979Savannah BravesSouAA25P4000.04240128281.0000.700.0028.0100.01
    1979Richmond BravesILAAA25P700.02000221.0000.300.005.0100.014
    1980Jackson MetsTexAA26P800.0912212321.9132.600.005.9100.010
    1981Jackson MetsTexAA27P800.0310101413.9291.600.0011.8100.013
    1981Tidewater TidesILAAA27P1500.05100015151.0001.000.0010.9100.08
    1981New York MetsNLMLB27P21035.1470011111.0000.500.3120.4100.07
    1982Tidewater TidesILAAA28P3000.02200222221.0000.700.0021.9100.04
    1982New York MetsNLMLB28P21045.1081098.8890.400.1813.0100.010
    1983Tidewater TidesILAAA29P3700.01620203836.9471.000.0026.6100.01
    1984Richmond BravesILAAA30P4300.0526113231.9690.700.0030.9100.01
    1985Tidewater TidesILAAA31P2400.0290111111.0000.500.0017.3100.06
    1985New York MetsNLMLB31P22055.25140019191.0000.900.3413.6100.09
    1986Tidewater TidesILAAA32P3400.069211715.8820.400.0024.3100.04
    1986New York MetsNLMLB32P606.20200221.0000.300.323.7100.013
    1987New York MetsNLMLB33P440131.11821234139.9510.900.3027.2100.05
    1988New York MetsNLMLB34P52092.010220032321.0000.600.3532.5100.03
    1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLB35P30073.2519402824.8570.800.3318.5100.08
    1989New York MetsNLMLB35P10021.12600881.0000.800.386.2100.014
    1990Minnesota TwinsALMLB36P55081.21211102423.9580.400.2834.0100.02
    1991Minnesota TwinsALMLB37P50067.18130221211.0000.400.3130.9100.03
    1992Chicago White SoxALMLB38P51073.2913112322.9570.400.3031.5100.03
    1993Nashville SoundsAmerAAA39P500.03100441.0000.800.003.5100.020
    1993Chicago White SoxALMLB39P14016.01000111.0000.100.068.6100.012
    MLB Totals - (P)37606967413696219210.9590.600.300.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)19500419555141136.9650.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)65001656327572.9601.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)34005180023231.0000.700.000.00.00
    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
    1978Minor43----------
    1979Minor47----------
    1980Minor8----------
    1981MLB21----------
    1981Minor23----------
    1982MLB21----------
    1982Minor30----------
    1983Minor37----------
    1984Minor43----------
    1985MLB22----------
    1985Minor24----------
    1986MLB6----------
    1986Minor34----------
    1987MLB44----------
    1988MLB52----------
    1989MLB40----------
    1990MLB55----------
    1991MLB50----------
    1992MLB51----------
    1993MLB14----------
    1993Minor5----------
    Totals670----------