Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Amos Joseph Otis
Stat Years
1965-1984  [mlb] 1967-1984
Height/Weight
5-11 / 166
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (1927) ... DH (23) ... 3B (4)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1947-04-26 in Mobile, Alabama   [73.103]
High School
Williamson (Mobile,AL)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Boston Red Sox in Round #5 (#95 overall) of the 1965 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1967-09-06 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.133)
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [14] NYN [2] PIT [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16238 ... retro id: otisa001 ... mlbam id: 120111
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed80Power67Contact57XBH66RBIs67Runs67Hitting68Durability58Team.520Ratings Explained
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

Career Batting Statistics

top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • College
  • Indy/Intl/+
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1965HarlanAppRk----18of---1672525583115939000000000.329.329.520.84925213125.000.191.0000.000.000.0028.03.5730.1
    1966OneontaNYPLA-----19of---211641954113177346000000000.270.270.365.63541915327.000.095.0000.000.000.00139.70.7223.9
    1967JacksonvilleILAAA----20of---312640762109117339000000000.268.268.351.61940714321.000.083.0000.000.000.00135.70.7419.3
    1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn2820ofL-S-E-P3195961320010451311000.220.292.254.54666152.051.034.2837.5819.702.600.00.0015.4
    1968JacksonvilleILAAA----21of---4139500761432941570000000000.286.286.450.73650022548.000.164.0000.000.000.0033.33.0033.6
    1969TidewaterILAAA----22of---57124855811421043000000000.327.327.520.84724812926.000.193.0000.000.000.0024.84.0332.1
    1969New York MetsNLMLBnyn2522ofL-S-E-P5489361431041062703010.151.202.204.406102194.129.053.2125.8826.474.500.00.0028.6
    1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2623ofL-S-E-P6159620911763691158332686716538.284.353.424.77770026356.300.140.3029.719.570.9956.41.5731.8
    1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2624ofL-S-E-P71475558016726415795284074228218.301.345.443.78860724645.294.142.3216.5912.191.8537.02.4727.0
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2625ofL-S-E-P81435407515828211542812505936636.293.352.413.76560522341.243.120.3098.269.751.1849.11.8226.0
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2626ofL-S-E-P91485838917521426931396347113510.300.368.484.85265128251.298.184.2909.687.220.7522.43.9929.1
    1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2627ofL-S-E-P1014655287157319127318558672812416.284.348.438.78663224252.283.154.2999.1810.601.1646.01.9033.1
    1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2628ofL-S-E-P11132470871162669463911664844418.247.342.385.72754818141.338.138.25712.048.760.7352.21.6435.3
    1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2629ofL-S-E-P1215359293165402188626755100558713.279.341.444.78566526360.291.165.3058.2715.041.8232.92.7136.4
    1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2630ofL-S-E-P131424788512020817782377188039513.251.342.433.77556120745.364.182.27012.6615.691.2428.13.0337.5
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2631ofL-S-E-P1414148674145307229632866544110710.298.380.525.90556725559.412.227.29311.649.520.8222.13.8840.7
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2632ofL-S-E-P1515157710017028218903056892375812.295.369.444.81366025648.310.149.32210.3013.941.3532.12.7328.2
    1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2633ofL-S-E-P16107394569916310531613970321009.251.316.383.69944815129.269.132.2758.7115.631.7939.42.2329.3
    1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2634ofL-S-E-P179937249100223957167315923917.269.321.417.73841715534.255.148.2917.4314.151.9041.32.1634.0
    1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2635ofL-S-E-P18125475731362531188953765219317.286.335.421.75652420039.221.135.3067.0612.401.7643.22.1028.7
    1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2636ofL-S-E-P1998356359316344152276300137.261.313.357.67038412723.180.096.3077.0316.412.3389.01.0424.7
    1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2637ofL-S-E-P204097616400100071501404.165.213.206.419109204.113.041.1866.4213.762.140.00.0025.0
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)1998729910922020374661931007341937571008335410353158.277.343.425.76882463105633.286.148.2959.1812.221.3337.82.3431.3
    American League Totals (14 yrs)1891705010741977365651939923408973995332499952154.280.347.433.78079693051623.293.153.2979.2711.961.2936.52.4231.5
    National League Totals (3 yrs)10724918439101514185515414.173.228.217.4452775410.104.044.2176.5019.863.060.00.0023.3
    Minor League Totals5191826302529822540237000000000.290.290.428.7181826781147.138.138.2740.000.000.0045.72.1927.8
    Minor: Rk Totals672525583115939000000000.329.329.520.84925213125.190.191.3050.000.000.0028.03.5730.1
    Minor: A- Totals11641954113177346000000000.270.270.365.63541915327.095.095.2640.000.000.00139.70.7223.9
    Minor: AAA Totals3361155193333541328152000000000.288.288.430.718115549795.142.142.2710.000.000.0041.22.4228.5
    Kansas City Royals Totals (14 yrs)1891705010741977365651939923408973995332499952154.280.347.433.78079693051623.293.153.2979.2711.961.2936.52.4231.5
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)671521227510514114014010.178.238.224.462168346.099.046.2416.5523.813.640.00.0022.2
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)4097616400100071501404.165.213.206.419109204.113.041.1866.4213.762.140.00.0025.0
    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

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1967New York MetsNLMLB203B100.01000111.0001.000.000.65.39
    1967New York MetsNLMLB20OF1600.02220124241.0001.500.009.984.28
    1969New York MetsNLMLB223B300.0331076.8572.000.001.96.35
    1969New York MetsNLMLB22OF3500.04630049491.0001.400.0021.672.96
    1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLB23OF15900.03881546407403.9902.500.0098.1100.01
    1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLB24OF14400.04041044418414.9902.900.0089.498.01
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLB25OF13701,190.0351633360357.9922.600.3089.095.82
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26OF13401,160.13301054345340.9862.500.2982.790.51
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26DH1400.0000000.0000.000.008.69.57
    1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27OF14300.0425863439433.9863.000.0088.397.91
    1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.49
    1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLB28OF13000.0310943323319.9882.500.0080.298.51
    1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLB29OF15200.0373531381378.9922.500.0093.899.31
    1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLB30OF14000.03261030339336.9912.400.0086.498.62
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLB31OF13600.0382921393391.9952.900.0084.096.51
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLB31DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.76
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLB32OF14600.03851135399396.9922.700.0090.196.72
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLB32DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.52.67
    1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLB33OF10500.0310641320316.9883.000.0064.898.13
    1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLB34OF9700.0294621302300.9933.100.0094.298.02
    1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLB34DH100.0000000.0000.000.001.01.04
    1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLB35OF12500.0308511314313.9972.500.0077.2100.03
    1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLB36OF9600.0233611240239.9962.500.0059.398.03
    1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLB36DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.03
    1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB37OF3200.0495205654.9641.700.0019.880.06
    MLB Totals - (3B)400431087.8751.800.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)192702,3504936126473551095062.9912.602.150.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)2300000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1967MLB----1----16-
    1969MLB----3----35-
    1970MLB---------159-
    1971MLB---------144-
    1972MLB---------137-
    1973MLB---------13414
    1974MLB---------1432
    1975MLB---------130-
    1976MLB---------152-
    1977MLB---------140-
    1978MLB---------1361
    1979MLB---------1464
    1980MLB---------105-
    1981MLB---------971
    1982MLB---------125-
    1983MLB---------961
    1984MLB---------32-
    Totals----4----192723