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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kevin Lynn Roberson
Stat Years
1988-2004  [mlb] 1993-1996
Height/Weight
6-4 / 210
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
OF (937) ... RF (9) ... LF (1)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1968-01-29 in Decatur, Illinois   [52.275]
High School
Eisenhower (Decatur,IL)
Colleges
Parkland College (Champaign, Illinois)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #16 (#404 overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
John Hennessey
MLB Debut
1993-07-15 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.168)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [8] NYN [1] MIN [1] SFN [1] SEA [1] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17201 ... retro id: robek001 ... mlbam id: 121270
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1988Wytheville CubsAppRkchn-20of---163225394712232932408630200.209.333.320.6532707217.293.111.31914.8131.852.1575.01.1136.2
    1989Charleston (Wv) WheelersSALAchn-21of---2126429491091911357367014952340.254.363.394.75750916933.296.140.35613.7529.272.1333.02.5530.3
    1990Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+chn-22of---385313498423354573257031200.268.327.409.73634412831.233.141.3297.2720.352.8062.61.4536.9
    1990Charlotte KnightsSouAAchn-22of---3311191429625162082501200.244.287.454.7411305413.294.210.2646.1519.233.1323.83.8544.8
    1991Charlotte KnightsSouAAchn-23of---41365077713024219671733912990510.256.318.424.74256021545.272.168.3056.9623.043.3126.73.3934.6
    1992Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn1524of---55119725601546340054621110.305.327.513.84020610125.234.208.3702.4322.339.2032.82.9141.7
    1993Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-25of---6672634880201165032196640330.304.356.570.92628915037.342.266.3486.5722.843.4716.45.5446.2
    1993Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1925ofL-S-E-P66218023344192701124830002.189.251.372.6231956714.244.183.2036.1524.624.0020.04.6241.2
    1994Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-26of---71967921803170141930310.313.364.567.931773811.299.254.3755.1924.684.7522.33.9052.4
    1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1926ofL-S-E-P7445581240490021420003.218.271.509.78059288.327.291.2163.3923.737.0013.86.7866.7
    1995Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-27of---84215717376161711195120214.236.322.401.7231806313.287.165.30410.5628.332.6826.23.3335.1
    1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1927ofL-S-E-P832385710460161410001.184.311.526.83745205.474.342.15013.3331.112.339.58.8971.4
    1996Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-28of---970215265713373301146571224.265.328.451.7792399723.247.186.3455.8627.204.6430.72.9340.3
    1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn1828rfL-S-E-P927368810390071710200.222.348.500.84846184.472.278.27815.2236.962.4312.06.5250.0
    1997Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-29of---10109349601001951467953798110226.287.371.490.86139917138.321.203.3609.2724.562.6524.93.5138.0
    1998Calgary CannonsPCLAAAcha-30of---111194318411736027975137128111715.271.340.543.88348723463.367.272.3187.6026.283.4616.05.5453.8
    2000Dos Laredos TecolotesMexAAA----32rf-lf---1246171355551142710194600005.322.389.608.99719010420.404.286.00010.0024.212.4212.27.3736.4
    2000Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-32of---123612022307162600123820303.250.321.475.7961375714.325.225.3048.7627.743.1720.04.3846.7
    2000Monterrey SultanesMexAAA----32rf-lf---1213453810160031300002.178.229.267.49648122.156.089.0006.2527.084.3345.02.0825.0
    2001Torreon AlgodonerosMexAAA----33rf-lf---132493724701140062100003.258.303.366.66999348.172.108.0006.0621.213.5093.01.0133.3
    2001Cordoba CafeterosMexAAA----33rf-lf---13176091250150062000001.200.273.333.60666206.233.133.0009.0930.303.3360.01.5250.0
    2002St. Paul SaintsNorthernIndy------34rf-lf---14702615681200275501296400004.310.379.6971.07629018247.494.387.00010.0022.072.219.79.3158.0
    2003Lincoln SaltdogsNorthernIndy----35rf-lf---1519741222512172091900304.297.360.473.83386358.324.176.35710.4722.092.1137.02.3336.4
    2004Joliet JackHammersNorthernIndy----36rf-lf---161135562002006710102.171.302.229.5314382.229.058.20713.9516.281.170.00.0033.3
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)1653094461101205102279370206.197.275.430.70534513331.314.233.2077.8326.963.4415.45.8050.8
    National League Totals (4 yrs)1653094461101205102279370206.197.275.430.70534513331.314.233.2077.8326.963.4415.45.8050.8
    Minor League Totals1054376157310002262614760751253631070627371633.266.337.457.79442301719399.295.191.3308.5825.302.9525.63.4839.9
    Minor: Indy Totals100370731092712974214490104010.295.368.608.97641922557.435.313.31410.5021.482.0512.86.9252.3
    Minor: Rk Totals63225394712232932408630200.209.333.320.6532707217.293.111.31914.8131.852.1575.01.1136.2
    Minor: A Totals126429491091911357367014952340.254.363.394.75750916933.296.140.35613.7529.272.1333.02.5530.3
    Minor: A+ Totals85313498423354573257031200.268.327.409.73634412831.233.141.3297.2720.352.8062.61.4536.9
    Minor: AA Totals1676269115930424831934715491710.254.312.430.74269026958.276.176.2976.8122.323.2826.13.4836.5
    Minor: AAA Totals6132168345601142161023931911181611423231133.277.341.499.84024171081260.309.222.3387.4925.283.3821.24.2243.3
    Chicago Cubs Totals (3 yrs)138273365391174202207660006.194.264.421.68529911527.293.227.2006.6925.423.8016.15.6950.9
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)27368810390071710200.222.348.500.84846184.472.278.27815.2236.962.4312.06.5250.0
    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
    1988Wytheville CubsAppRk20OF5500.09346010397.9421.800.0079.787.31
    1989Charleston (Wv) WheelersSALA21OF11600.02101877235228.9702.000.0086.692.11
    1990Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+22OF8200.0136461146140.9591.700.0058.696.53
    1990Charlotte KnightsSouAA22OF3100.06310064641.0002.100.0021.5100.07
    1991Charlotte KnightsSouAA23OF13200.0259740270266.9852.000.0091.797.12
    1992Iowa CubsAmerAAA24OF5100.0871419288.9571.700.0035.7100.04
    1993Iowa CubsAmerAAA25OF6400.0110440118114.9661.800.0044.495.54
    1993Chicago CubsNLMLB25OF510401.2772308279.9631.500.2031.582.35
    1994Iowa CubsAmerAAA26OF1600.03300033331.0002.100.0011.284.26
    1994Chicago CubsNLMLB26OF9046.27120108.8000.900.178.020.57
    1995Tacoma RainiersPCLAAA27OF2900.0512105453.9811.800.0020.169.08
    1995Chicago CubsNLMLB27OF11047.28000881.0000.700.177.634.47
    1996Norfolk TidesILAAA28OF5500.099322104102.9811.900.0039.078.65
    1996New York MetsNLMLB28LF100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.75
    1996New York MetsNLMLB28RF900.01200012121.0001.300.005.633.35
    1997Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA29OF9200.0139730149146.9801.600.0064.384.43
    1998Calgary CannonsPCLAAA30OF11500.0236953250245.9802.100.0080.496.62
    2000Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAA32OF2800.0482105150.9801.800.0019.677.86
    MLB Totals - (LF)100000000.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (RF)9001200011.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)7104959235011.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)450008032820612.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)1630032284012.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (OF)820013646112.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (OF)11600210187712.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (OF)55009346012.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1988Minor---------55-
    1989Minor---------116-
    1990Minor---------113-
    1991Minor---------132-
    1992Minor---------51-
    1993MLB---------51-
    1993Minor---------64-
    1994MLB---------9-
    1994Minor---------16-
    1995MLB---------11-
    1995Minor---------29-
    1996MLB------1-9--
    1996Minor---------55-
    1997Minor---------92-
    1998Minor---------115-
    2000Minor---------28-
    Totals------1-9937-