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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Phillip Douglas Norton
Stat Years
1996-2007  [mlb] 2000-2004
Height/Weight
6-1 / 185
Bats/Throws
Both / Left
Positions
P (307)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1976-02-01 in Texarkana, Texas   [44.301]
High School
Pleasant Grove (Texarkana,TX)
Colleges
Texarkana College (Texarkana, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #10 (#292 overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Brian Milner
MLB Debut
2000-08-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.184)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [9] CIN [2] HOU [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16038 ... retro id: nortp001 ... mlbam id: 150041
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1996Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn-201---000.0010001103.01000060100.333.000.000.0018.000.000.00.000
    1996Williamsport CubsNYPLA-chn-201---742.5415132112085.0683324133777331.197.200.113.498.153.492.33.636
    1996Minor Totals: CHNbyYearRk/A-----202---742.4516132123088.0693324133837431.167.060.103.388.493.382.52.636
    1997Rockford CubbiesMidwAchn-212---933.22181830000109.092513944411412111.257.600.333.639.414.212.59.750
    1997Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-212---322.34763001042.1401111512440001.238.501.062.559.352.343.67.600
    1997Orlando RaysSouAAchn-212---102.5721001107.08220270001.4310.290.002.579.002.573.501.000
    1997Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAA/A+/A----213---1352.96272560120158.3140645295816512111.257.970.513.309.393.642.84.722
    1998Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-223---433.2710100000066.0573024426544121.267.770.553.557.364.092.08.571
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAAchn-223---663.52191911000120.1118604711501196151.408.830.823.748.904.492.38.500
    1998Minor Totals: CHNbyYearA+/AA----222---1093.43292911000186.31759071157617310271.358.460.733.688.374.352.28.526
    1999West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAAchn-234---742.3914130001086.2723223542819031.327.480.524.368.413.321.93.636
    1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-234---566.6714140000079.29863592033613151.6411.072.263.736.897.121.85.455
    1999Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAA/AAA----232---12104.44282700010166.31709582257514212181.489.211.354.067.695.151.89.545
    2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn9245---8134.96282621020159.216610088161041268221.699.360.905.867.105.641.21.381
    2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn50245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf019.3522000008.2141095760002.4214.545.197.276.2310.380.86.000
    2000Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----241---8134.97282621020159.716610088161041268221.709.380.905.887.125.651.21.381
    2000MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf019.8822000008.7141095760002.5615.375.497.686.5910.980.86.000
    2001Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn18256---632.69463001443273.2652722341758161.447.940.375.019.163.301.83.667
    2001Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----251---632.70463001443273.7652722341758161.457.990.375.049.223.321.83.667
    2003Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn28277---423.78481001747147.2442620424433101.438.310.764.538.124.911.79.667
    2003Chicago CubsNLMLBchn50277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.4040002403.12220301001.505.400.008.100.005.400.00.000
    2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin66277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.4517000217014.27440670000.894.300.003.684.302.451.17.000
    2003Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----271---423.81481001747147.7442620424433101.448.390.764.588.204.961.79.667
    2003MLB Totals: CHN-CINbyYearMLB----272Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.0021000421018.09660971001.004.500.004.503.503.000.78.000
    2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin51288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf255.07690001469065.2714137538482021.669.730.695.216.585.621.26.286
    2004MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf255.11690001469065.7714137538482021.679.800.695.256.635.661.26.286
    2005Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn33299---345.4925700318057.15536351124431011.388.631.733.776.755.651.79.429
    2005Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou-299---0110.5080001806.0710701030002.8310.500.0015.004.5015.000.30.000
    2005Minor Totals: CHN-HOUbyYearAAA----292---355.9933700426063.36246421134461011.528.841.574.856.566.561.35.375
    2006Bridgeport BluefishAtlIndy----3010---0013.5020000200.24110000006.0054.000.000.000.0013.500.00.000
    2006Arizona Cubs ArizRkchn-3010---015.1431000207.09441081001.2911.571.290.0010.295.140.00.000
    2006Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-3010---113.86620004014.015761880001.649.640.645.145.144.501.00.500
    2006Minor Totals: CHNbyYearRk/A+----302---124.29930006021.024111028161001.5210.290.863.436.864.712.00.333
    2006Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----301---0045.0020000200.741100000020.0099.990.000.000.0045.002.00.000
    2007Somerset PatriotsAtlIndy----3111---007.1180001806.156501141002.537.110.0015.635.688.530.36.000
    2007Lancaster BarnstormersAtlIndy----3111---0010.8020001203.16541323012.7016.202.708.105.4013.500.67.000
    2007Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----312---008.801000021009.71111911464012.7210.760.9813.705.8710.760.43.000
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)265.08922001890092.39457521054613021.619.190.985.285.965.571.13.250
    National League Totals (4 yrs)265.08922001890092.39457521054613021.619.190.985.285.965.571.13.250
    Minor League Totals64533.84264134113381303964.3915492411864538696212281.428.540.804.238.114.591.92.547
    Minor: Indy Totals008.9112000212010.315121011464012.8713.370.8912.485.3510.690.43.000
    Minor: Rk Totals013.60410013010.0104410141101.009.000.900.0012.603.602.00.000
    Minor: A- Totals742.5415132112085.0683324133777331.197.200.113.498.153.492.33.636
    Minor: A Totals933.22181830000109.092513944411412111.257.600.333.639.414.212.59.750
    Minor: A+ Totals863.02231830050122.3112484110461064121.298.260.743.397.813.542.30.571
    Minor: AA Totals14103.03353311120214.01989472169420715181.368.330.673.958.713.952.20.583
    Minor: AAA Totals26294.901695121351183424.043526223154236351235141.589.231.155.017.455.561.49.473
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (2 yrs)254.61860001686080.3784541544552021.528.760.564.946.185.061.25.286
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)018.25620024012.016121151061002.1712.003.757.504.509.000.60.000
    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%
    1997Orlando RaysSouAAchn-21p---122000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAAchn-22p---21914220000003401000.143.294.143.4371820.214.000.20016.6722.221.330.00.000.0
    1999West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAAchn-23p---31413020001001603000.154.214.154.3681720.077.000.2865.8835.296.000.00.000.0
    1999Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-23p---31421221000002910001.095.208.143.3512431.143.048.1678.3337.504.500.00.0050.0
    2000Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn924p---428373500020001509000.135.135.135.2704650.000.000.2270.0032.610.000.00.000.0
    2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn5024pL-S-E-P423120000000001000.667.667.6671.334420.000.000.6670.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2001Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn1825p---5465000000000101000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    2003Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn2827p---6492000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin6627pL-S-E-P6171000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2005Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn3329p---7178322000001401000.250.333.500.8331042.375.250.50010.0040.004.000.00.00100.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)194120000000101000.500.500.5001.000520.000.000.6670.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)194120000000101000.500.500.5001.000520.000.000.6670.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals1891021013300300740115001.127.191.157.348125163.098.030.2105.6032.005.710.00.0023.1
    Minor: AA Totals35292400010041104000.138.242.138.3803740.138.000.22210.8129.732.750.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals1547389300200329111001.123.169.164.33388123.082.041.2053.4132.959.670.00.0033.3
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)171000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)23120000000001000.667.667.6671.334420.000.000.6670.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1996Williamsport CubsNYPLA-20P1500.0824313532.9142.100.0020.0100.06
    1997Rockford CubbiesMidwA21P1800.0521523126.8391.400.0013.6100.011
    1997Daytona CubsFSLA+21P700.01600771.0001.000.005.1100.022
    1997Orlando RaysSouAA21P200.01000111.0000.500.001.4100.024
    1998Daytona CubsFSLA+22P1000.0312101615.9381.500.007.1100.014
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA22P1900.05230028281.0001.500.0013.6100.013
    1999West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA23P1400.09150224241.0001.700.009.9100.012
    1999Iowa CubsPCLAAA23P1400.0513262018.9001.300.009.9100.013
    2000Iowa CubsPCLAAA24P2800.0330623933.8461.200.0019.4100.05
    2000Chicago CubsNLMLB24P208.21200331.0001.500.371.2100.022
    2001Iowa CubsPCLAAA25P4600.0219132221.9550.500.0032.2100.03
    2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27P17014.20200221.0000.100.1410.5100.013
    2003Chicago CubsNLMLB27P403.11000111.0000.300.322.5100.014
    2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28P69065.22110213131.0000.200.2042.6100.02
    2005Iowa CubsPCLAAA29P2500.0611121817.9440.700.0018.0100.04
    2005Round Rock ExpressPCLAAA29P800.0002020.0000.000.005.6100.022
    2006Arizona Cubs ArizRk30P300.0141065.8331.700.005.5100.022
    2006Daytona CubsFSLA+30P600.01500661.0001.000.004.4100.019
    MLB Totals - (P)920914150210.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)121001673121311.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)350015380212.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)23005231011.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)18005215211.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (P)15008243112.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)300141012.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1996Minor15----------
    1997Minor27----------
    1998Minor29----------
    1999Minor28----------
    2000MLB2----------
    2000Minor28----------
    2001Minor46----------
    2003MLB21----------
    2004MLB69----------
    2005Minor33----------
    2006Minor9----------
    Totals307----------