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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Mark Joseph Ross
Stat Years
1976-1991  [mlb] 1982-1990
Height/Weight
6-0 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (486)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1957-08-08 in Galveston, Texas   [63.205]
High School
Mount Carmel (Houston,TX)
Colleges
Texas A&M University (College Station, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #7 (#164 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Stan Hollmig
MLB Debut
1982-09-12 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.035)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [8] PIT [2] TOR [2] ATL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17391 ... retro id: rossm001 ... mlbam id: 121481
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1976Texas A&MSWCNCAA-1------18------213.331242108048.2402218025260001.347.400.004.624.814.071.04.667
    1977Texas A&MSWCNCAA-1------19------1132.41211483070112.0934530028660001.087.470.002.255.303.622.36.786
    1978Texas A&MSWCNCAA-1------20------1142.63171671010123.01134236030660001.168.270.002.204.833.072.20.733
    1979Texas A&MSWCNCAA-1------21---DR:7-1641052.22161593010113.1933928019740000.997.390.001.515.883.103.89.667
    1979Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou-211---103.8621000107.05330120010.866.430.001.292.573.862.001.000
    1979Minor Totals: HOUbyYearRk----211---103.8621000107.05330120010.866.430.001.292.573.862.001.000
    1980Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-222---531.7130110029458.0501411011392001.057.760.001.716.052.173.55.625
    1980Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-222---223.6714000014227.030111114131001.2610.000.331.334.333.673.25.500
    1980Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAA/A+----222---752.3344110043685.0802522115523001.128.470.111.595.512.653.47.583
    1981Gulf Coast Astros Blue GCLRkhou-233---265.57221001821242.0552826116273011.6911.790.213.435.796.001.69.250
    1981Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-233---8102.2564000596422116.01033529332703051.167.990.232.485.432.722.19.444
    1981Minor Totals: HOUbyYearRk/AA----232---10163.1386100778524158.01586355448976061.309.000.232.735.533.592.02.385
    1982Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-244---434.88431002642783.01065545532352031.6611.490.543.473.805.961.09.571
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou47244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf001.5040002406.03110040000.504.500.000.006.001.500.00.000
    1982Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----241---434.88431002642783.01065545532352031.6611.490.543.473.805.961.09.571
    1982MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf001.5040002406.03110040000.504.500.000.006.001.502.00.000
    1983Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-255---112.63130001013527.12788016122001.578.890.005.273.952.630.75.500
    1983Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-255---029.9560004606.1141071422002.8419.891.425.682.8414.210.50.000
    1983Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA/AA----252---134.07190001419533.7411815120144001.8411.110.275.423.804.880.70.250
    1984Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-266---562.935700045572092.0883530524321021.228.610.492.353.133.421.33.455
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou47266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf100.0020000202.11000010000.433.860.000.003.860.000.001.000
    1984Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----261---562.935700045572092.0883530524321021.228.610.492.353.133.421.33.455
    1984MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf100.0020000202.31000010000.484.290.000.004.290.002.001.000
    1985Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-277---853.624600038461177.01093831321312001.6912.740.352.453.624.441.48.615
    1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou47277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf024.85800048113.012772232001.088.311.381.382.084.851.50.000
    1985Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----271---853.624600038461177.01093831321312001.6912.740.352.453.624.441.48.615
    1985MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf024.85800048113.012772232001.088.311.381.382.084.851.50.000
    1986Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-288---554.17480003748873.1993734420261021.6212.150.492.453.194.541.30.500
    1986Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----281---554.19480003748873.3993734420261021.6312.190.492.463.204.561.30.500
    1987Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAApit-299---563.02321001531489.1874030521481021.218.760.502.124.844.032.29.455
    1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit49299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0010001101.01111000001.009.009.000.000.009.000.00.000
    1987Minor Totals: PITbyYearAAA----291---563.03321001531489.3874030521481021.218.790.512.124.854.042.29.455
    1987MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf009.0010001101.01111000001.009.009.000.000.009.002.00.000
    1988Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-3010---383.6117152012099.21015040819575011.209.120.721.725.154.523.00.273
    1988Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor213010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.9130002307.15640440001.236.140.004.914.917.361.00.000
    1988Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA----301---383.6317152012099.71015040819575011.219.160.731.725.174.543.00.273
    1988MLB Totals: TORbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.0730002307.35640440001.276.340.005.075.077.611.00.000
    1989Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-3111---852.9426820718095.01024331411581031.199.660.381.045.494.075.27.615
    1989Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA----311---852.9426820718095.01024331411581031.199.660.381.045.494.075.27.615
    1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-3212---682.024700036471171.1732316112360021.199.210.131.514.542.903.00.429
    1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29,303212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf103.55900069012.211552451001.187.821.422.843.553.551.251.000
    1990Minor Totals: PITbyYearAAA----321---682.034700036471171.3732316112360021.209.240.131.524.562.913.00.429
    1990MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf103.69900069012.711552451001.238.111.482.953.693.691.251.000
    1991Richmond BravesILAAAatl-3313---363.50391002238982.1843532213501011.189.180.221.425.473.833.85.333
    1991Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA----331---363.51391002238982.3843532213501011.189.210.221.435.483.843.85.333
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)223.85270001527142.3332018510173001.027.051.072.143.634.281.70.500
    National League Totals (5 yrs)223.60240001324135.028141456133000.977.201.291.543.343.602.17.500
    American League Totals (1 yrs)005.0730002307.35640440001.276.340.005.075.077.611.00.000
    Minor League Totals66763.3050629503184771051,046.7113346538443257538270231.339.750.372.214.634.002.09.465
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals34132.5466492680170397.033914811201022320001.117.690.002.315.263.362.27.723
    Minor: Rk Totals365.33242001822249.0603129117293021.5711.020.183.125.335.691.71.333
    Minor: A+ Totals531.7130110029458.0501411011392001.057.760.001.716.052.173.55.625
    Minor: AA Totals11132.5491000699129170.31605448452956051.258.470.212.755.032.861.83.458
    Minor: AAA Totals47543.46361264023133570769.386336629638177375160161.3510.100.442.074.394.282.12.465
    Houston Astros Totals (3 yrs)123.4114000614121.316882282000.856.820.850.853.413.414.00.333
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (2 yrs)104.0910000710013.712663451001.218.182.052.733.414.091.251.000
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (1 yrs)005.0730002307.35640440001.276.340.005.075.077.611.00.000
    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%
    1984Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-26p---1578000000001400000.000.111.000.111900.125.000.00011.1144.444.000.00.000.0
    1985Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-27p---2463000000000300000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou4727pL-S-E-P281000001000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1986Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-28p---3484000000000201000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1987Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAApit-29p---4328000001003501000.000.273.000.2731200.375.000.00025.0041.671.670.00.000.0
    1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-32p---5472000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29,3032pL-S-E-P591000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1991Richmond BravesILAAAatl-33p---6391000000000002000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)172000001000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)172000001000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals269260000010041504000.000.133.000.1333400.154.000.00011.7644.123.750.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals269260000010041504000.000.133.000.1333400.154.000.00011.7644.123.750.00.000.0
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)91000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)81000001000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1981GCL Astros Blue GCLRk23P2200.038101211.9170.500.0036.7100.01
    1981Columbus AstrosSouAA23P6300.0423132827.9640.400.0044.798.41
    1982Tucson TorosPCLAAA24P4300.0615102221.9550.500.0030.3100.01
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLB24P406.00100111.0000.300.172.5100.015
    1983Columbus AstrosSouAA25P1300.03200551.0000.400.009.1100.011
    1983Tucson TorosPCLAAA25P600.01400551.0000.800.004.2100.015
    1984Tucson TorosPCLAAA26P5700.09170226261.0000.500.0040.7100.01
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLB26P202.1000000.0000.000.001.2100.014
    1985Tucson TorosPCLAAA27P4600.04190223231.0000.500.0032.9100.01
    1985Houston AstrosNLMLB27P8013.02200441.0000.500.314.9100.014
    1986Tucson TorosPCLAAA28P4800.05180223231.0000.500.0033.6100.01
    1987Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA29P3200.0518102423.9580.700.0022.2100.02
    1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB29P101.00100111.0001.001.000.6100.021
    1988Syracuse ChiefsILAAA30P1700.09150124241.0001.400.0012.1100.010
    1988Toronto Blue JaysALMLB30P307.1000000.0000.000.001.9100.016
    1989Syracuse ChiefsILAAA31P2600.0611221917.8950.700.0017.9100.06
    1990Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA32P4700.08170025251.0000.500.0032.0100.02
    1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB32P9012.21300441.0000.400.335.6100.017
    1991Richmond BravesILAAA33P3900.00180018181.0000.500.0027.1100.02
    MLB Totals - (P)27041370010.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)36100531524911.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)76007251310.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)2200381011.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1981Minor85----------
    1982MLB4----------
    1982Minor43----------
    1983Minor19----------
    1984MLB2----------
    1984Minor57----------
    1985MLB8----------
    1985Minor46----------
    1986Minor48----------
    1987MLB1----------
    1987Minor32----------
    1988MLB3----------
    1988Minor17----------
    1989Minor26----------
    1990MLB9----------
    1990Minor47----------
    1991Minor39----------
    Totals486----------