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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Edward Francis Lynch
Stat Years
1977-1988  [mlb] 1980-1987
Height/Weight
6-5 / 207
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (323)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
High School
Columbus (Miami,FL)
Colleges
University of South Carolina (Columbia, South Carolina)
Draft
Selected by the Texas Rangers in Round #22 (#547 overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1980-08-31 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.188)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [7] TEX [3] CHN [2] SFN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14561 ... retro id: lynce001 ... mlbam id: 118029
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1977Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex-211---143.701362007256.0613123115362001.369.800.162.415.794.982.40.200
    1977Minor Totals: TEXbyYearRk----211---143.701362007256.0613123115362001.369.800.162.415.794.982.40.200
    1978Asheville TouristsWcarAtex-222---793.29181871000123.01225545833795021.268.930.592.415.784.022.39.438
    1978Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-222---432.67775000054.0612516414442001.3910.170.672.337.334.173.14.571
    1978Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAA/A----222---11123.102525121000177.0183806112471237021.309.310.612.396.254.072.62.478
    1979Tucson TorosPCLAAAtex-233---10114.85272562020156.01849684837657021.4210.620.462.133.755.541.76.476
    1979Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----231---10114.85272562020156.01849684837657021.4210.620.462.133.755.541.76.476
    1980Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-244---1363.152424110000163.01518571042915021.188.340.552.325.020.442.17.684
    1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn35,59244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.12540001019.12412110590011.5011.170.002.334.195.591.80.500
    1980Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----241---1363.152424110000163.01518571042915021.188.340.552.325.020.442.17.684
    1980MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.18540001019.32412110590011.5211.310.002.364.245.651.80.500
    1981Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-255---763.9115156300099.09346431229542031.238.451.092.644.914.181.86.538
    1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn34,35255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf452.9117130004080.1793226621273111.248.850.672.353.023.591.29.444
    1981Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----251---763.9115156300099.09346431229542031.238.451.092.644.914.181.86.538
    1981MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf452.9217130004080.3793226621273111.258.880.672.363.033.601.29.444
    1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn36266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf483.5543120011312139.11455755640512311.339.370.392.583.293.681.28.333
    1982MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf483.5643120011312139.31455755640512311.339.380.392.593.303.691.28.333
    1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn36277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10104.28302710130174.220894831741443231.4310.720.882.112.274.841.07.500
    1983MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10104.29302710130174.720894831741443231.4310.750.882.122.274.861.07.500
    1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn36288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf984.5040130014272124.016977621424621041.5612.271.021.744.505.592.58.529
    1984MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf984.5040130014272124.016977621424621041.5612.271.021.744.505.592.58.529
    1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn36299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1083.44312961120191.018876731927650011.138.860.901.273.063.582.41.556
    1985MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1083.44312961120191.018876731927650011.138.860.901.273.063.582.41.556
    1986Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-3010---105.00440000018.02210101570021.5011.000.502.503.505.001.401.000
    1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn363010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010000101.22000010001.2010.800.000.005.400.000.00.000
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn373010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf753.79231311310099.210548421023570011.289.480.902.085.154.332.48.583
    1986Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAAA----301---105.00440000018.02210101570021.5011.000.502.503.505.001.401.000
    1986MLB Totals: NYN-CHNbyYearMLB----302Log - Sp - Ext - Perf753.742413113110101.310748421023580011.299.530.892.055.164.272.52.583
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn373111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf295.385880019504110.113074661748801021.6110.601.393.926.536.041.67.182
    1987MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf295.405880019504110.313074661748801021.6210.631.393.926.546.051.67.182
    1988Miami MarlinsFSLA+----3212---222.25440000028.0257722210000.968.040.640.646.752.2510.50.500
    1988Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-3212---0136.8211000003.21415155320004.6434.369.997.364.9136.820.67.000
    1988Minor Totals: SFN-byYearAAA/A+----322---236.35550000031.739222275230001.4111.252.021.446.636.354.60.400
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)47544.0024811982491298940.3105047041889229396106141.3610.050.852.193.794.501.73.465
    National League Totals (9 yrs)47544.0024811982491298940.3105047041889229396106141.3610.050.852.193.794.501.73.465
    Minor League Totals45423.86113104376092700.773329330051180399230111.309.420.662.315.133.772.22.517
    Minor: Rk Totals143.701362007256.0613123115362001.369.800.162.415.794.982.40.200
    Minor: A Totals793.29181871000123.01225545833795021.268.930.592.415.784.022.39.438
    Minor: A+ Totals222.25440000028.0257722210000.968.040.640.646.752.2510.50.500
    Minor: AA Totals432.67775000054.0612516414442001.3910.170.672.337.334.173.14.571
    Minor: AAA Totals31244.287169235020439.74641752093611621914091.329.510.742.384.493.591.89.564
    New York Mets Totals (7 yrs)38403.82167987127694730.38153483106215825996111.3310.050.761.953.194.291.64.487
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)9144.6381211122604210.023512210827711371031.4610.071.163.045.875.231.93.391
    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%
    1977Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex-21p---1130000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1978Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-22p---271000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn35,5924pL-S-E-P356020000000200000.333.333.333.666620.000.000.5000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn34,3525pL-S-E-P417210310010041002100.143.269.190.4592841.238.047.25014.2935.712.500.00.0033.3
    1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn3626pL-S-E-P543332000000011803000.000.029.000.0293700.030.000.0002.7048.6518.000.00.000.0
    1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn3627pL-S-E-P6305238000400117011000.154.170.154.3246480.019.000.2291.5626.5617.000.00.000.0
    1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn3628pL-S-E-P74027061001000903001.222.222.259.4813071.037.037.3330.0030.000.000.00.0016.7
    1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn3629pL-S-E-P831521400000033009001.077.127.077.2046440.058.000.1824.6946.8810.000.00.000.0
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3730pL-S-E-P923300100000021701000.033.094.033.1273310.067.000.0776.0651.528.500.00.000.0
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3731pL-S-E-P105816130000000902000.188.188.188.3761830.000.000.4290.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)24723772720060011112031102.114.153.122.275280292.055.008.2143.9340.0010.180.00.007.4
    National League Totals (8 yrs)24723772720060011112031102.114.153.122.275280292.055.008.2143.9340.0010.180.00.007.4
    Minor League Totals201000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals71000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    New York Mets Totals (6 yrs)166191623200600986028102.120.159.131.290229252.058.011.2173.9337.559.560.00.008.7
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)81461400000022603000.087.125.087.2125140.043.000.2003.9250.9813.000.00.000.0
    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
    1978Asheville TouristsWcarA22P1800.0625333431.9121.700.0012.9100.07
    1978Tulsa DrillersTexAA22P700.028201210.8331.400.005.2100.011
    1979Tucson TorosPCLAAA23P2700.01821304239.9291.400.0018.2100.05
    1980New York MetsNLMLB24P5019.11301441.0000.800.213.1100.016
    1981Tidewater TidesILAAA25P1500.03130016161.0001.100.0010.9100.08
    1981New York MetsNLMLB25P17080.179101716.9410.900.2016.5100.011
    1982New York MetsNLMLB26P430139.16180024241.0000.600.1726.5100.03
    1983New York MetsNLMLB27P300174.210240034341.0001.100.2018.5100.07
    1984New York MetsNLMLB28P400124.0913102322.9570.600.1824.7100.04
    1985New York MetsNLMLB29P310191.01514223129.9350.900.1519.1100.07
    1986Tidewater TidesILAAA30P400.02200441.0001.000.002.9100.016
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLB30P23099.27120219191.0000.800.1914.4100.012
    1986New York MetsNLMLB30P101.2000000.0000.000.000.6100.015
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLB31P580110.19170226261.0000.400.2436.0100.03
    1988Miami MarlinsFSLA+32P400.03200551.0001.300.003.0100.017
    MLB Totals - (P)2480938641104711.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)460023363011.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)700282011.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)400320011.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)18006253312.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1978Minor25----------
    1979Minor27----------
    1980MLB5----------
    1981MLB17----------
    1981Minor15----------
    1982MLB43----------
    1983MLB30----------
    1984MLB40----------
    1985MLB31----------
    1986MLB24----------
    1986Minor4----------
    1987MLB58----------
    1988Minor4----------
    Totals323----------