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Ed LynchTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1988 MLB Years: 1980-1987
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General Manager

PositionsP-323Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEdward Francis Lynch
Height6-5Weight207BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 25,1956 [62.149]PlaceBrooklyn,New York
High SchoolColumbus (Miami,FL)
CollegeUniversity of South Carolina (Columbia,SC)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 22nd round (547th overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutAugust 31,1980 [24.188]
OrganizationsNYN [7] TEX [3] CHN [2] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14561Retrosheet IDlynce001MLBAM ID118029
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts29Walks88Hittable31SO/BB69vsPower31Hitting19Durability67Team.488Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1974South CarolinaCollegeNCAAFrRel1800--10100000.0111020000----------0.00--
1975South CarolinaCollegeNCAASoRel19006.2340400004.08330040001.8516.62----8.310.00--
1976South CarolinaCollegeNCAAJrS/R20912.631688320068.0492520022640001.046.45--2.908.432.91.900-
1977South CarolinaCollegeNCAASrST21612.3210100200062.0491916019510001.107.11--2.767.402.68.857-
1977Gulf Coast RangersGCLRktex-S/R21143.701367200256.0613123115362001.369.800.162.415.792.40.200-
1978Asheville TouristsWcarAtex-ST22793.29181807100123.01225545833795001.268.930.592.415.782.39.438-
1978Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-ST22432.67770500054.0612516414442001.3910.170.672.337.333.14.571-
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST011123.102525012100177.0183806112471237001.309.310.612.396.252.62.4782.87
1979Tucson TorosPCLAAAtex-ST2310114.85272526200156.01849684837657001.4210.620.462.133.751.76.476-
1980Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST241363.152424011000163.01518571042915001.188.340.552.325.022.17.684-
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn35,59S/R24115.12541000019.02412110590011.5011.17--2.334.191.80.5002.75
1981Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST25763.9115150630099.09346431229542001.238.451.092.644.911.86.538-
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn34,35S/R25452.9117134000080.0793226621273111.248.850.672.353.021.29.4443.72
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn36S/R26483.5543123100112139.01455755640512311.339.370.392.583.291.28.3333.43
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn36ST2710104.28302731010174.220894831741443231.4310.720.882.112.271.07.5004.27
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn36S/R28984.5040132700142124.016977621424621041.5612.271.021.744.502.58.5293.91
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn36ST291083.44312926110191.018876731927650011.138.860.901.273.062.41.5563.74
1986Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST30105.00440000018.02210101570001.5011.000.502.503.501.401.000-
1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn36Rel30000.0010100001.22000010001.2010.80----5.400.00-1.57
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37S/R30753.79231310113099.210548421023570011.289.480.902.085.152.48.5833.65
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37Rel31295.385885000194110.013074661748801021.6110.601.393.926.531.67.1824.78
1988Miami MarlinsFSLA+--ST32222.25440000028.0257722210000.968.040.640.646.7510.50.500-
1988Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-ST320136.8211000003.21415155320004.6434.3612.277.364.910.67.000-
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0236.25550000031.239222275230001.3911.081.991.426.544.60.4004.66
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter47544.0024811912982498938.0105047041889229396106141.3610.050.852.193.791.73.4651.16
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter45423.85113104937602700.27332933005118039923001.309.420.662.315.132.22.517-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter31244.287169223500439.24641752093611621914001.329.500.742.374.481.89.564-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter432.67770500054.0612516414442001.3910.170.672.337.333.14.571-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter222.25440000028.0257722210000.968.040.640.646.7510.50.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter793.29181807100123.01225545833795001.268.930.592.415.782.39.438-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter143.701367200256.0613123115362001.369.800.162.415.792.40.200-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1522.673118135200134.210748400431190001.117.15--2.877.952.77.882-
New York Mets Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter38403.82167986971274728.08153483106215825996111.3310.040.761.953.191.64.487-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9144.6381216011224209.123512210827711371031.4610.071.163.045.871.93.391-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11134.0058283020112220.0246110982154932131.3610.050.852.193.791.73.4581.16
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14133.853533212201220.0230929416571257001.309.420.662.315.132.22.519-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-p2271000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn35,59p2456020000000200000.333.333.333.666206.500.000.000.3030.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn34,35p2517210310010041002100.143.269.190.4594128.250.047.238.23014.2935.712.500.000.0033.33
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn36p2643332000000011803000.000.029.000.0290037.000.000.030.0212.7048.6518.000.000.000.00
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn36p27305238000400117011000.154.170.154.3248064.229.000.019.1501.5626.5617.000.000.000.00
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn36p284027061001000903001.222.222.259.4817130.333.037.037.2160.0030.000.000.000.0016.67
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn36p2931521400000033009001.077.127.077.2044064.182.000.058.1044.6946.8810.000.000.000.00
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37p3023300100000021701000.033.094.033.1271033.077.000.067.0726.0651.528.500.000.000.00
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37p315816130000000902000.188.188.188.3763018.429.000.000.1680.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter24723772720060011112031102.114.153.122.275292280.214.008.055.0003.9340.0010.180.000.007.41
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter201000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter71000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter166191623200600986028102.120.159.131.290252229.217.011.058.0003.9337.559.560.000.008.70
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter81461400000022603000.087.125.087.2124051.200.000.043.0003.9250.9813.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162155518100400773020101.114.153.122.275191184.214.008.055.0003.9340.0010.180.000.007.41
Average Minor - Per 162 games1628000000000000000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Asheville Tourists WcarAtex22P18--625333431.9121.72------18100.012.9
1978Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex22P7--282-1210.8331.43------7100.05.2
1979Tucson Toros PCLAAAtex23P27--18213-4239.9291.44------27100.018.2
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn24P5-1913-1441.0000.800.21-----5100.03.1
1981Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn25P15--313--16161.0001.07------15100.010.9
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn25P17-80791-1716.9410.940.20-----17100.016.5
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn26P43-139618--24241.0000.560.17-----43100.026.5
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn27P30-1741024--34341.0001.130.20-----30100.018.5
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn28P40-1249131-2322.9570.550.18-----40100.024.7
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn29P31-1911514223129.9350.940.15-----31100.019.1
1986Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn30P4--22--441.0001.00------4100.02.9
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30P23-99712-219191.0000.830.19-----23100.014.4
1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn30P1-1-------------1100.00.6
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31P58-110917-226261.0000.450.24-----58100.036.0
1988Miami Marlins FSLA+-32P4--32--551.0001.25------4100.03.0
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P248-9376411047178174.9780.700.19-----2480.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P46--23363-6259.9521.28------460.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--282-1210.8331.43------70.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--32--551.0001.25------40.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18--625333431.9121.72------180.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Asheville Tourists WcarAtex2218----------
1978Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex227----------
1979Tucson Toros PCLAAAtex2327----------
1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn245----------
1981Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn2515----------
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn2517----------
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn2643----------
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn2730----------
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn2840----------
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn2931----------
1986Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn304----------
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3023----------
1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn301----------
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3158----------
1988Miami Marlins FSLA+-324----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn35Farm Director1628478.51910.03Greg Riddoch
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn36Farm Director1628280.50616.03Greg Riddoch,Jim Riggleman
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn37Farm Director16261101.37743.07Jim Riggleman
1994New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn38Special Assistant to the GM1135558.48718.53Dallas Green
1995Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn39General Manager1447371.50712.03Jim Riggleman
1996Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn40General Manager1627686.46912.04Jim Riggleman
1997Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn41General Manager1626894.42016.05Jim Riggleman
1998Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn42General Manager1639073.55212.52Jim RigglemanLost in 1st Round (Braves)
1999Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn43General Manager1626795.41430.03Jim Riggleman
2000Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn44General Manager1626597.40130.06Don Baylor
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn45Special Assistant to the GM1628874.5435.03Don Baylor
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn46Special Assistant to the GM1626795.41430.05Don Baylor,Bruce Kimm-
2003Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn47Special Assistant to the GM1628874.543--1Dusty BakerLost NLCS (Marlins)
2004Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn48Special Assistant to the GM1628973.54916.03Dusty Baker-
2005Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn49Special Assistant to the GM1627983.48821.04Dusty Baker-
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn50Special Assistant to the GM1626696.40717.56Dusty Baker
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn51Special Assistant to the GM1628577.525--1Lou PiniellaLost in NLDS (Arizona)
2008Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn52Special Assistant to the GM1619764.602--1Lou PiniellaLost in NLDS (Los Angeles)
2009Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn53Special Assistant to the GM1618378.5167.54Lou Piniella
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor54Major League Scout1628577.52511.04Cito Gaston
2011Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor55Major League Scout1628181.50016.04John Farrell
2012Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor56Major League Scout1627389.45122.04John Farrell
2013Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor57Major League Scout1627488.45723.05John Gibbons
2014Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor58Major League Scout1628379.51213.03John Gibbons
2015Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor59Major League Scout1629369.574--1John GibbonsLost in ALCS (Royals)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-06-30TradeTraded by Mets to Cubs for Dave Liddell and Dave Lenderman. 
1979-09-18TradeTraded by Rangers with Mike Jorgensen to Mets for Willie Montanez. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985New York MetsTeam Payroll29330,000-3141148370,78060,000330,000
1986Chicago CubsTeam Payroll30530,000-2261768++386,34760,000860,000
1986New York MetsTeam Payroll30530,000-2261168++386,34760,000860,000
1987Chicago CubsTeam Payroll31550,000-1901373++344,90660,0001,410,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red