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Ed OttTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1970-1984 MLB Years: 1974-1981
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World Series Champion

PositionsC-504, OF-9, 1B-8Position when Drafted3B-CPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNathan Edward Ott
Height5-10Weight198BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 11,1951 [66.346]PlaceMuncy,Pennsylvania
High SchoolMuncy (Muncy,PA)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 23rd round (548th overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 49th round (884th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJune 10,1974 [22.335]
OrganizationsPIT [11] CAL [2] ANA [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID16245Retrosheet IDott-e101MLBAM ID120118
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed39Power49Contact59XBH42RBIs63Runs38Hitting69Durability24Team.547Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1970Niagara FallsNYPLA--1861206386095024000000000.291.291.383.6747914206.291.092.092.2990.000.000.000.000.0023.33
1971MonroeWcarA-19105356581041261048000000000.292.292.444.73615828356.272.152.152.3300.000.000.002.8135.6026.92
1972SalemCaroA+-20133450841371810763000000000.304.304.436.74019635450.293.132.131.3340.000.000.001.5664.2925.55
1973Char., W.Va.ILAAA-2112644056115183652000000000.261.261.357.61815727440.251.096.095.2770.000.000.001.3673.3323.48
1974Char., W.Va.ILAAA-22121423571121371449000000000.265.265.428.69318134423.240.163.163.3120.000.000.003.3130.2130.36
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27of2275100000000100000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1975Char., W.Va.ILAAA-23121425661212151055000000000.285.285.428.71318236425.267.143.144.3210.000.000.002.3542.5029.75
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32c2355010000000000000.200.200.200.400105.200.000.000.1840.000.000.000.000.000.00
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14c2427392122005003500110.308.349.359.70814243.343.051.128.3186.9811.631.670.000.0016.67
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14c25104311408214373877324120264.264.334.395.72912324347.283.131.235.3219.2211.821.282.0244.4329.27
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14c261123794910218493841275601367.269.315.409.72415531410.293.140.219.3216.5913.662.072.2042.1130.39
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14c271174034911020275101266206488.273.314.385.69915529439.305.112.174.3065.9214.122.381.5957.5726.36
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14c281203923510214084116334704189.260.317.357.67414022430.278.097.168.3017.6710.931.421.8649.0021.57
1981California AngelsALMLBcal14c297525820568122221174214217.217.266.279.5457211282.250.062.132.2536.0314.892.470.71129.0019.64
1983Redwood PioneersCalifA+ana-c3123110000000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.000.3020.000.000.000.000.000.00
1984Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-1b3214476153007004300000.319.373.383.75618351.341.064.149.3457.845.880.750.000.0020.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter56717921964657610331951416138254315133035.259.311.368.6796601191961.285.109.185.0007.0412.951.841.6854.3025.59
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6832350366665943647298004300000.283.284.414.6989721772354.269.131.132.0000.170.130.752.0050.0026.62
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3821335185363551530163004300000.272.274.403.6775381001339.256.131.134.0000.300.220.752.2444.5027.55
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter135453851381810763000000000.305.305.435.74019735453.294.130.130.0000.000.000.001.5564.7125.36
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105356581041261048000000000.292.292.444.73615828356.272.152.152.0000.000.000.002.8135.6026.92
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter61206386095024000000000.291.291.383.6747914206.291.092.092.0000.000.000.000.000.0023.33
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter4921534176409689311731215121212211112928.267.319.383.7025881081679.290.116.194.0007.2112.631.751.8549.4826.41
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7525820568122221174214217.217.266.279.5457211282.250.062.132.0006.0314.892.470.71129.0019.64
Average MLB - Per 162 games16251256133223956453973144910.259.311.368.67918934560.285.109.185.0007.0412.951.841.6854.3025.59
Average Minor - Per 162 games162557871582291171001100000.283.284.414.69823142558.269.131.132.0000.170.130.752.0050.0026.62

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22OF2--1---111.0000.50------728.61.2
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23C2--2---221.0001.00-----1540.01.2
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24C8--206-126261.0003.25-3442.912729.64.9
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25C90--4554996513504.9825.60-402958.0810486.555.6
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26C97--53742157594579.9755.97-672672.01011286.660.2
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26OF4--1011-1211.9172.75------1123.62.5
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27C116--6125346669665.9945.73-723368.6711799.171.6
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28C117--56973115653642.9835.49-824962.6612097.572.2
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28OF3--2---221.0000.67------1202.51.9
1981California AngelsALMLBcal29C72--2873671330323.9794.49-453159.247596.065.5
1983Redwood Pioneers CalifA+ana31C2--10-1-1110.9095.00------2100.01.4
1984Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal321B8--713237674.9749.25------1457.15.6
MLB Totals for C - 7 season(s)-   C502--2482259462627872741.9835.46-30917264.2375020.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF9--1311-1514.9331.56------90.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B8--713237674.9749.25------80.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C2--10-1-1110.9095.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22---------2-
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23-2---------
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24-8---------
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25-90---------
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26-97-------4-
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27-116---------
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28-117-------3-
1981California AngelsALMLBcal29-72---------
1983Redwood Pioneers CalifA+ana31-2---------
1984Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal32--8--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB27313030000000200000.231.231.231.4623013.273.000.0000.0015.380.000.000.000.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesWorld SeriesMLB27312241003000200000.333.333.417.7505112.400.084.0830.0016.670.000.000.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs313030000000200000.231.231.231.4623013.273.000.0000.0015.380.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs312241003000200000.333.333.417.7505112.400.084.0830.0016.670.000.000.0025.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1985Prince William PiratesCaroA+Minorpit33Manager1396574.46829.54 
1986Watertown PiratesNYPLA-Minorpit34Manager783048.38529.53 
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou37First Base Coach1628676.5316.03Art Howe
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou38First Base Coach1627587.46316.04Art Howe
1991Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou39First Base Coach1626597.40129.06Art Howe
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou40Bench Coach1628181.50017.04Art Howe
1993Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou41Bench Coach1628577.52519.03Art Howe
1997Allentown AmbassadorsNeastIndIndy-45Manager823943.4766.53 
1998Allentown AmbassadorsNeastIndIndy-46Manager845232.6191.02 
1999Allentown AmbassadorsNorthernIndIndy-47Manager864739.5471.01 
2001Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet49Bullpen Coach1626696.40725.04Phil Garner
2002Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet50Bullpen Coach16155106.34239.05Phil Garner,Luis Pujols-
2003Allentown AmbassadorsNeastIndIndy-51Manager903258.35620.54 -
2010Sussex SkyhawksCanAmIndIndy-58Manager913556.38520.56 
2011New Jersey JackalsCanAmIndIndy-59Coach935736.6138.52Joe CalfapietraLost in Finals
2012New Jersey JackalsCanAmIndIndy-60Pitching Coach1005941.5907.02Joe CalfapietraLost in Finals
2013New Jersey JackalsCanAmIndIndy-61Pitching Coach985642.571--1Joe CalfapietraLost in Finals
2014New Jersey JackalsCanAmIndIndy-62Pitching Coach965541.5731.02Joe CalfapietraLost in Finals
* 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

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1998Northeast League Manager of the Year1
1999Northern League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-01-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1981-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1981-04-01TradeTraded by Pirates with Mickey Mahler to Angels for Jason Thompson. 
* 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.