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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Robert Charles Shirley
Stat Years
1973-1988  [mlb] 1977-1987
Height/Weight
5-11 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
Positions
P (475)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1954-06-25 in Cushing, Oklahoma   [65.280]
High School
Putnam City (Oklahoma City,OK)
Colleges
University of Oklahoma (Norman, Oklahoma)
Draft
Selected by the San Diego Padres in Round #1 (#8 overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 3 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Al Heist
MLB Debut
1977-04-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.289)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [5] SDN [4] SLN [1] CIN [1] TOR [1] KCA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17966 ... retro id: shirb001 ... mlbam id: 122172
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1973OklahomaBig8NCAA-1------19------702.0916621010056.0461713016610001.117.390.002.579.802.733.811.000
    1974OklahomaBig8NCAA-1------20------1132.77161372030100.2693531049840001.176.170.004.387.513.131.71.786
    1975OklahomaBig8NCAA-1------21---DR:5-1041331.74211471070129.07830250411260000.925.440.002.868.792.093.07.813
    1976AmarilloTexAA----221---953.3216000000111.01135541039900001.379.160.003.167.304.462.31.643
    1976HawaiiPCLAAA----221---555.221300000081.0916247024470001.4210.110.002.675.226.891.96.500
    1976Minor Totals: byYearAAA/AA----222---14104.13290000290192.0204117880631370001.399.560.002.956.425.482.17.583
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn47232Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12183.70393510040214.021510788221001465641.479.040.934.216.144.501.46.400
    1977MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12183.70393510040214.021510788221001465641.479.040.934.216.144.501.46.400
    1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32243Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8113.6950202010305166.0164756810611023131.368.890.543.315.534.071.67.421
    1978MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8113.6950202010305166.0164756810611023131.368.890.543.315.534.071.67.421
    1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32254Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8163.3849254113240205.0196897715591170061.248.600.662.595.143.911.98.333
    1979MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8163.3849254113240205.0196897715591170061.248.600.662.595.143.911.98.333
    1980San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32265Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11123.5559123032477137.014358541254671201.449.390.793.554.403.811.24.478
    1980MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11123.5559123032477137.014358541254671201.449.390.793.554.403.811.24.478
    1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf644.08281110517179.1784236634361011.418.850.683.864.084.761.06.600
    1981MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf644.10281110517179.3784236634361011.428.870.683.874.104.781.06.600
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8133.604120106210152.213874611773891131.388.141.004.305.254.361.22.381
    1982MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8133.614120106210152.713874611773891131.398.161.014.325.264.381.22.381
    1983New York YankeesALMLBnya29298Log - Sp - Ext - Perf585.08251711380108.012271611036531101.4610.170.833.004.425.921.47.385
    1983MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf585.08251711380108.012271611036531101.4610.170.833.004.425.921.47.385
    1984New York YankeesALMLBnya29309Log - Sp - Ext - Perf333.384171011340114.11194743838480001.379.370.632.993.783.701.26.500
    1984MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf333.394171011340114.31194743838480001.389.390.633.003.793.711.26.500
    1985New York YankeesALMLBnya293110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf552.64488209402109.01033432526551001.188.500.412.154.542.812.12.500
    1985MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf552.64488209402109.01033432526551001.188.500.412.154.542.812.12.500
    1986New York YankeesALMLBnya293211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf045.04396009333105.110860591340641031.419.231.113.425.475.131.60.000
    1986MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf045.05396009333105.310860591340641031.419.251.113.435.485.141.60.000
    1987Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-3312---055.40550000030.0382318410100011.6011.401.203.003.006.901.00.000
    1987New York YankeesALMLBnya293312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf104.5012100611034.0362017416120001.539.531.064.243.185.290.751.000
    1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca313312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0014.7330001307.11012125611002.1812.276.147.361.2314.730.17.000
    1987Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA----331---055.40550000030.0382318410100011.6011.401.203.003.006.901.00.000
    1987MLB Totals: NYA-KCAbyYearMLB----332Log - Sp - Ext - Perf106.3515100714041.3463229922131001.6510.071.974.822.857.010.591.000
    1988Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-3413---363.90365201031390.09850391122450021.339.801.102.204.505.002.05.333
    1988Minor Totals: TORbyYearAAA----341---363.90365201031390.09850391122450021.339.801.102.204.505.002.05.333
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)67943.82434162162105272181,432.014326896081275437901511201.389.000.803.414.974.331.45.416
    National League Totals (6 yrs)53743.622661231216614313954.0934445384823815571110171.388.810.773.595.254.201.46.417
    American League Totals (6 yrs)14204.221683941391295478.0498244224451622334131.389.380.853.054.394.591.44.412
    Minor League Totals17214.1870102010603312.034019014515951920031.399.810.432.745.545.482.02.447
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals3162.1853331640200285.7193826901062710001.056.090.003.358.552.592.56.838
    Minor: AA Totals953.32160000160111.01135541039900001.379.160.003.167.304.462.31.643
    Minor: AAA Totals8164.6654102010443201.022713510415561020031.4110.160.672.514.576.041.82.333
    San Diego Padres Totals (4 yrs)39573.58197921015510512722.07183292875927443299131.378.950.743.425.394.101.58.406
    New York Yankees Totals (5 yrs)14204.061653941381265470.7488232212401562323131.379.340.772.994.444.441.49.412
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)8133.614120106210152.713874611773891131.398.161.014.325.264.381.22.381
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)644.10281110517179.3784236634361011.428.870.683.874.104.781.06.600
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)0015.2130001307.31012125611002.2512.686.347.611.2715.210.17.000
    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%
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4723pL-S-E-P139745920020023404001.122.145.149.29480112.054.027.2252.5042.5017.000.00.0022.2
    1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3224pL-S-E-P250404500020041607000.125.205.125.3305150.100.000.2087.8431.374.000.00.000.0
    1979San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3225pL-S-E-P349552510000031705001.091.138.109.2476361.073.018.1324.7626.985.670.00.0020.0
    1980San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3226pL-S-E-P459303100010031504000.033.121.033.1543710.100.000.0678.1140.545.000.00.000.0
    1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3227pL-S-E-P52822030001000701000.136.136.136.2722330.000.000.2000.0030.430.000.00.000.0
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3228pL-S-E-P641421600020011305000.143.163.143.3064860.024.000.2072.0827.0813.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)266263152930080013102026002.110.152.122.274302323.061.012.1804.3033.777.850.00.0010.3
    National League Totals (6 yrs)266263152930080013102026002.110.152.122.274302323.061.012.1804.3033.777.850.00.0010.3
    San Diego Padres Totals (4 yrs)19719914203005001282020002.101.152.116.268231233.075.015.1715.1935.506.830.00.0015.0
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)41421600020011305000.143.163.143.3064860.024.000.2072.0827.0813.000.00.000.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)2822030001000701000.136.136.136.2722330.000.000.2000.0030.430.000.00.000.0
    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
    1977San Diego PadresNLMLB23P390214.01037325047.9401.200.2224.1100.05
    1978San Diego PadresNLMLB24P500166.06350141411.0000.800.2530.9100.03
    1979San Diego PadresNLMLB25P490205.01330114443.9770.900.2130.4100.03
    1980San Diego PadresNLMLB26P590137.0732114039.9750.700.2836.4100.02
    1981St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB27P28079.11100011111.0000.400.1427.5100.03
    1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28P410152.2431213735.9460.900.2325.3100.04
    1983New York YankeesALMLB29P250108.05200125251.0001.000.2315.4100.07
    1984New York YankeesALMLB30P410114.1616142322.9570.500.1925.3100.03
    1985New York YankeesALMLB31P480109.0415312219.8640.400.1729.8100.04
    1986New York YankeesALMLB32P390105.1420112524.9600.600.2324.1100.03
    1987Columbus ClippersILAAA33P500.0031043.7500.600.003.6100.014
    1987New York YankeesALMLB33P12034.01300441.0000.300.127.4100.012
    1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLB33P307.11000111.0000.300.141.9100.014
    1988Syracuse ChiefsILAAA34P3600.05120117171.0000.500.0025.5100.04
    MLB Totals - (P)43401,431622491213323311.9630.700.220.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)4100515112120.9520.500.000.00.00
    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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    1977MLB39----------
    1978MLB50----------
    1979MLB49----------
    1980MLB59----------
    1981MLB28----------
    1982MLB41----------
    1983MLB25----------
    1984MLB41----------
    1985MLB48----------
    1986MLB39----------
    1987MLB15----------
    1987Minor5----------
    1988Minor36----------
    Totals475----------