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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Lenn Haruki Sakata
Stat Years
1973-1987  [mlb] 1977-1987
Height/Weight
5-9 / 160
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
2B (742) ... SS (102) ... 3B (17) ... DH (4) ... C (1) ... OF (1)
Draft Position
2B
Born Date/Place
1954-06-08 in Honolulu, Hawaii   [65.355]
High School
Kalani (Honolulu,HI)
Colleges
Gonzaga University (Spokane, Washington)
Draft
Selected by the Milwaukee Brewers in Round #1 (#10 overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1977-07-21 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.043)
Service Time
Organizations
BAL [6] MIL [3] OAK [1] NYA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17511 ... retro id: sakal001 ... mlbam id: 121627
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1973GonzagaBigSkyNCAA-1------192b-ss------50171455670840160211100000.327.000.509.50908715.000.182.0000.000.000.5221.40.0026.8
    1974GonzagaBigSkyNCAA-1------202b-ssDR:5-97---5819555741031168150392200000.379.000.631.631012324.000.252.0000.000.000.5617.70.0032.4
    1975Thetford MinesEastAA----212b-ss---11214216310893943000000000.257.257.356.61342115021.000.099.0000.000.000.0046.82.1419.4
    1976SpokanePCLAAA----222b-ss---2141510641432351070000000000.280.280.404.68451020638.000.124.0000.000.000.0051.01.9626.6
    1977Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-232b-ss---39434552105194473172424302700.304.373.417.79039614427.278.113.33110.6110.861.0286.21.0125.7
    1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil21232bL-S-E-P3531541325202121392206001.162.209.214.423169334.097.052.1775.3313.022.4477.01.1816.0
    1978Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-242b---445156244214302042151531200.269.341.397.7381776217.237.128.2948.478.471.000.00.0040.5
    1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil21242bL-S-E-P4307881540031081100013.192.267.244.51186194.167.052.2249.3012.791.380.00.0026.7
    1979Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-252b---511845459136213664167304331400.300.344.399.74349218130.185.099.3186.108.741.4375.71.2222.1
    1979Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2252bL-S-E-P5414172001000100000.500.500.6431.1431492.143.143.5380.007.140.000.00.0028.6
    1980Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-262b---6269319326138507813000.344.396.527.9231044910.312.183.3546.737.691.1431.02.8831.2
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12262bL-S-E-P64383121632192161000103.193.244.313.55790266.205.120.2056.6711.111.6783.01.1137.5
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1227ssL-S-E-P76115019344051540111811105.227.282.353.635164539.227.126.2276.7110.981.6430.03.0526.5
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12282b-ssL-S-E-P8136343408918163174303948427.259.323.370.69338912725.207.111.2757.7110.031.3057.21.5428.1
    1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12292bL-S-E-P96613423347031284161711004.254.338.373.7111525010.269.119.27210.5311.181.0644.71.9729.4
    1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12302bL-S-E-P10811572330103114161505024.191.221.255.476168404.121.064.1943.578.932.5052.31.7913.3
    1985Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-312b---1116567121002004800000.214.267.232.49960131.089.018.2506.6713.332.000.00.008.3
    1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal12312bL-S-E-P115597152230363261511003.227.279.351.630105346.196.124.2415.7114.292.5032.32.8627.3
    1986Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-322b---1211039966125273248110523021410.313.392.411.80345816432.256.098.33211.356.550.58199.50.4425.6
    1986Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak17322bL-S-E-P1217344122005013600101.353.395.412.80738142.118.059.4147.8915.792.000.00.0016.7
    1987Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-332b---13816150001003201100.313.400.313.7132150.188.000.33314.299.520.670.00.000.0
    1987New York YankeesALMLBnya11333b-2bL-S-E-P1319455120124012410002.267.313.444.75748203.200.177.2564.178.332.0022.54.1725.0
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)5651289163296464251093017971588227533.230.286.330.616142342575.185.100.2436.8211.101.6351.61.7625.3
    American League Totals (11 yrs)5651289163296464251093017971588227533.230.286.330.616142342575.185.100.2436.8211.101.6351.61.7625.3
    Minor League Totals679245035570812022343295311153149991810.289.331.398.7292639974176.188.109.2955.805.650.9772.11.2924.9
    Minor: AA Totals1214216310893943000000000.257.257.356.61342115021.100.099.2400.000.000.0046.82.1419.4
    Minor: AAA Totals558202929260011119252865311153149991810.296.345.406.7512218824155.207.110.3076.906.720.9781.21.1325.8
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (6 yrs)44296413222536321842812751147166426.233.292.342.634106833060.203.109.2447.0210.671.5245.91.9726.7
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (3 yrs)8724622478021623173406014.191.243.248.4912696110.122.057.2146.3212.642.00123.00.7421.3
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)19455120124012410002.267.313.444.75748203.200.177.2564.178.332.0022.54.1725.0
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)17344122005013600101.353.395.412.80738142.118.059.4147.8915.792.000.00.0016.7
    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
    1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLB232B5300.0102159443265261.9854.900.0032.7100.02
    1978Spokane IndiansPCLAAA242B4500.073160533238233.9795.200.0032.4100.02
    1978Milwaukee BrewersALMLB242B2900.05066312119116.9754.000.0017.996.73
    1979Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA252B11700.02664071492687673.9805.800.0079.699.21
    1979Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA253B200.00200221.0001.000.001.41.77
    1979Milwaukee BrewersALMLB252B400.010130523231.0005.800.002.5100.04
    1980Rochester Red WingsILAAA262B2600.04597427146142.9735.500.0018.7100.03
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLB262B3400.05572218129127.9843.700.0021.079.12
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLB26SS400.00100111.0000.300.002.59.34
    1980Baltimore OriolesALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.38
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLB272B2000.030421107372.9863.600.0019.032.82
    1981Baltimore OriolesALMLB27SS4200.052106623164158.9633.800.0040.068.92
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLB282B8300.0106145634257251.9773.000.0051.261.02
    1982Baltimore OriolesALMLB28SS5600.0761541027240230.9584.100.0034.641.22
    1983Baltimore OriolesALMLB29C100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.55
    1983Baltimore OriolesALMLB292B6000.084117236203201.9903.400.0037.090.92
    1983Baltimore OriolesALMLB29DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.58
    1984Baltimore OriolesALMLB302B7600.080161333244241.9883.200.0046.993.82
    1984Baltimore OriolesALMLB30OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.210
    1985Rochester Red WingsILAAA312B1500.02848387976.9625.100.0010.893.83
    1985Baltimore OriolesALMLB312B5000.05887618151145.9602.900.0031.190.93
    1985Baltimore OriolesALMLB31DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.816
    1986Tacoma TigersPCLAAA322B10000.01682861052464454.9784.500.0069.490.91
    1986Tacoma TigersPCLAAA323B300.02600881.0002.700.002.12.75
    1986Oakland AthleticsALMLB322B1600.02139146160.9843.800.009.994.14
    1986Oakland AthleticsALMLB32DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.65.97
    1987Columbus ClippersILAAA332B800.01326144039.9754.900.005.7100.05
    1987New York YankeesALMLB332B600.0570312121.0002.000.003.731.65
    1987New York YankeesALMLB333B1200.0323212826.9292.200.007.463.23
    MLB Totals - (C)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)431006019082821615371509.9823.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)1200323212826.9292.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)102001282611650405389.9603.800.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)3110059310243721616541617.9785.200.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)500280010101.0002.000.000.00.00
    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

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1977MLB---53-------
    1978MLB---29-------
    1978Minor---45-------
    1979MLB---4-------
    1979Minor---1172------
    1980MLB---34-4----1
    1980Minor---26-------
    1981MLB---20-42-----
    1982MLB---83-56-----
    1983MLB-1-60------1
    1984MLB---76-----1-
    1985MLB---50------1
    1985Minor---15-------
    1986MLB---16------1
    1986Minor---1003------
    1987MLB---612------
    1987Minor---8-------
    Totals-1-74217102---14