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Syd O'BrienTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1964-1972 MLB Years: 1969-1972
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Positions3B-144, SS-76, 2B-72, 1B-2, OF-1Position when Drafted3B-SSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSydney Lloyd O'Brien
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 18,1944 [73.304]PlaceCompton,California
High SchoolMillikan (Long Beach,CA)
CollegeLong Beach City College (Long Beach,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1964 by the Boston Red Sox.
MLB DebutApril 15,1969 [24.118]
OrganizationsBOS [5] CAL [2] KC1 [2] CHA [1] MIL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16080Retrosheet IDobris101MLBAM ID119906
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed47Power63Contact59XBH66RBIs51Runs82Hitting46Durability26Team.450Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1964WaterlooMidwA-1986322531031011155000000000.320.320.460.78014822322.296.140.140.3440.000.000.003.4229.2721.36
1964Winston-SalemCaroA+-191538880026000000000.211.211.368.57914238.167.157.158.2550.000.000.005.2619.0025.00
1964Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         101360611111011361000000000.308.308.450.75816224360.282.142.142.3350.000.000.003.6127.6921.62
1965LewistonNwstA--209834056901821261000000000.265.265.435.70014832340.238.170.171.3080.000.000.003.5328.3335.56
1965BirminghamSouAA-2021758175117000000000.227.227.360.58727775.216.133.133.2570.000.000.001.3375.0041.18
1965Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         119415641072331368000000000.258.258.422.68017539415.234.164.164.2990.000.000.003.1331.9236.45
1966ModestoCalifA+-21186814214038000000000.309.309.500.80934768.277.191.191.3550.000.000.004.4122.6733.33
1966Winston-SalemCaroA+-21102367561111551043000000000.302.302.452.75416630367.283.150.150.3310.000.000.002.7236.7027.03
1966Totals for A+-A+         120435701321951351000000000.303.303.460.76320037435.282.157.156.3340.000.000.002.9933.4628.03
1967TorontoILAAA-22116428371091521048000000000.255.255.369.62415827428.237.114.114.2790.000.000.002.3442.8024.77
1968LouisvilleILAAA-23129471631242451260000000000.263.263.412.67519441471.244.149.149.3070.000.000.002.5539.2533.06
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos193b24100263476410592923153714003.243.287.422.70911124283.253.179.232.3205.3013.072.473.1829.2237.50
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha73b-2b2512144148109132844332262202110.247.285.340.62515023467.271.093.143.2824.7113.282.821.7155.1321.10
1971California AngelsALMLBcal8ss2690251255081521021533140410.199.247.299.5467514271.211.100.151.2465.5412.182.201.8550.2028.00
1972California AngelsALMLBcal83b27363910720110061000001.179.289.308.59712345.214.129.282.28413.3322.221.672.2239.0042.86
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil73b-2b27315851220150121303102.207.230.293.52317364.244.086.103.2393.1320.316.501.5658.0025.00
1966Totals for AL-AL         6797151940260182303103.196.255.299.554296109.233.103.175.2507.3421.102.881.8348.5031.58
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter37810521352423582410059601554113526.230.273.347.620365671130.249.117.170.0005.3113.722.582.1243.8327.69
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5852109295583911661288000000000.276.276.422.6988891682109.255.146.145.0000.000.000.002.8934.5728.82
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter24589910023339722108000000000.259.259.392.65135268899.241.133.132.0000.000.000.002.4540.8629.18
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21758175117000000000.227.227.360.58727775.216.133.133.0000.000.000.001.3375.0041.18
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter135473781401951557000000000.296.296.452.74821439473.273.156.156.0000.000.000.003.1731.5327.86
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter86322531031011155000000000.320.320.460.78014822322.296.140.140.0000.000.000.003.4229.2721.36
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9834056901821261000000000.265.265.435.70014832340.238.170.171.0000.000.000.003.5328.3335.56
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12144148109132844332262202110.247.285.340.62515023467.271.093.143.0004.7113.282.821.7155.1321.10
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1262903557101622022143140411.197.253.300.5538717316.212.103.169.0006.6513.612.051.9048.3329.82
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100263476410592923153714003.243.287.422.70911124283.253.179.232.0005.3013.072.473.1829.2237.50
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter315851220150121303102.207.230.293.52317364.244.086.103.0003.1320.316.501.5658.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162451581041531043242666251211.230.273.347.62015629484.249.117.170.0005.3113.722.582.1243.8327.69
Average Minor - Per 162 games162584821612541780000000000.276.276.422.69824647584.255.146.145.0000.000.000.002.8934.5728.82

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos243B53--34105912148139.9392.62------10053.032.7
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24SS15--1317463430.8822.00------10015.09.3
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos242B12--18212124139.9513.25------10012.07.4
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha253B68--591371318209196.9382.88------12156.242.0
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha252B43--961271031233223.9575.19------12135.526.5
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25SS5--37211210.8332.00------1214.13.1
1971California AngelsALMLBcal26SS52--87136930232223.9614.29------9057.832.1
1971California AngelsALMLBcal262B7--1425274139.9515.57------907.84.3
1971California AngelsALMLBcal263B6--512--17171.0002.83------906.73.7
1971California AngelsALMLBcal26OF1--1---111.0001.00------901.10.6
1971California AngelsALMLBcal261B1--8--1881.0008.00------901.10.6
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil273B9-67617432723.8522.560.34-----3129.05.8
1972California AngelsALMLBcal273B8-32-81198.8891.000.25-----3622.25.2
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil272B7-451011232321.9133.000.47-----3122.64.5
1972California AngelsALMLBcal27SS4-28191-1110.9092.500.36-----3611.12.6
1972California AngelsALMLBcal272B3-1333-1661.0002.000.46-----368.31.9
1972California AngelsALMLBcal271B1-11---111.0001.001.00-----362.80.6
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B144-991042792734410383.9342.663.87-----1440.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS76-281041691637289273.9453.599.75-----760.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B72-581411871654344328.9534.565.66-----720.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B2-19--1991.0004.509.00-----20.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24---121553-----
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25---43568-----
1971California AngelsALMLBcal26--17526---1-
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil27---7-9-----
1972California AngelsALMLBcal27--1348-----

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1972-07-28TradeTraded by Angels with Joe Azcue to Brewers for Ron Clark and Paul Ratliff. 
1970-11-30TradeTraded by White Sox with Billy Wynne and Ken Berry to Angels for Tom Bradley, Tom Egan and Jay Johnstone. 
1969-12-13TradeTraded by Red Sox with Billy Farmer to White Sox for Don Pavletich and Gary Peters. 
1966-05-12Purchased by Red Sox from Athletics. 
1964-11-30Selected by Athletics from Red Sox in first year minor league draft. 
1964-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
* 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.