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Tom SpencerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1981 MLB Years: 1978-1978
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PositionsOF-185, SS-62, 1B-10, DH-2, P-1, 3B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHubert Thomas Spencer
Height6-0Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 28,1951 [67.086]PlaceGallipolis,Ohio
High SchoolGallia Academy (Galliopolis,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 20th round (470th overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutJuly 17,1978 [27.139]
OrganizationsCHA [3] HOU [3] Awards1
TBC Player ID18305Retrosheet IDspent102MLBAM ID122583
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed47Power51Contact75XBH57RBIs58Runs59Hitting52Durability49Team.498Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-261143945310422395884326001600.264.315.404.71915934433.287.140.231.3187.3913.861.882.0843.7832.69
1978Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-ss2781281479314784477302501400.331.390.516.90614529316.337.185.292.4039.497.910.832.5335.1331.18
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25of2729653121004012900001.185.209.200.40913167.214.015.031.1912.9913.434.500.000.008.33
1979Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-of2878272376916333573252703400.254.312.368.68010022304.268.114.221.3068.228.881.080.9990.6731.88
1979Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-of2830106143851227406910000.358.398.481.879518113.379.123.217.3935.317.961.501.7753.0021.05
1979Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         10837851107214562113313613400.283.336.399.73515130417.299.116.220.3307.438.631.161.2075.6028.04
1980Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of2971239316512743472112300200.272.302.431.73310323252.285.159.226.3244.379.132.091.5959.7535.38
1981Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of301444551001013400100.114.167.136.3036148.122.022.068.1486.258.331.330.000.0020.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter29653121004012900001.185.209.200.40913167.214.015.031.0002.9913.434.500.000.008.33
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter38813361873747021261993317107148151700.280.330.422.7525641171466.295.142.234.0007.3010.101.381.7751.3831.28
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter229783103212401115120197529611900.271.314.407.72131966846.289.136.218.0006.1511.351.851.7752.2031.13
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15955384162301011791410555204800.293.352.443.79524551620.303.150.257.0008.878.390.951.7750.2731.48
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter29653121004012900001.185.209.200.40913167.214.015.031.0002.9913.434.500.000.008.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games16236317676002206115000006.185.209.200.409736374.214.015.031.0002.9913.434.500.000.008.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games162558781562991183147456202700.280.330.422.75223549612.295.142.234.0007.3010.101.381.7751.3831.28

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-Rel280012.0010100003.05442000001.6715.006.00----0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0012.0010100003.05442000001.6715.006.00----0.00--
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0012.0010100003.05442000001.6715.006.00----0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings0012.00730730000220.0367293293147000001.6715.006.00----0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha27SS62--10412-107105.9811.69------8176.543.1
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha271B9--597166766.9857.33------8111.16.3
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha273B1---3--331.0003.00------811.20.7
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27OF27--522--54541.0002.00------2993.116.8
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27DH2---------------296.91.2
1979Knoxville Sox SouAAcha28OF68--120851133128.9621.88------7887.248.2
1979Knoxville Sox SouAAcha281B1--5--1551.0005.00------781.30.7
1979Knoxville Sox SouAAcha28P1---1--111.0001.00------781.30.7
1979Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou28OF29--841-185851.0002.93------3096.720.9
1980Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29OF49--72-1-7372.9861.47------7169.033.6
1981Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou30OF12--2921-3231.9692.58------1485.78.6
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF27--522--54541.0002.00------270.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF90--185321190188.9892.09------900.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF68--120851133128.9621.88------680.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS62--10412-107105.9811.69------620.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B10--647177271.9867.10------100.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---3--331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha27--9-621-----
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27---------272
1979Knoxville Sox SouAAcha281-1------68-
1979Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou28---------29-
1980Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29---------49-
1981Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou30---------12-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1983Asheville TouristsSALAMinorhou32Manager1446480.44420.55 
1984Asheville TouristsSALAMinorhou33Manager1437370.5101.52 League Champions
1985Pittsfield CubsEastAAMinorchn34Manager1385979.42822.57 
1986Pittsfield CubsEastAAMinorchn35Manager1407664.5433.03 Lost in Semi-Finals
1987Geneva CubsNYPLA-Minorchn36Manager764828.632--1 League Champions (Watertown)
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle37First Base Coach1627884.48111.06Doc Edwards
1990San Jose GiantsCalifA+Minorsfn39Manager1427468.5218.52 Lost in Semi-finals
1991New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn40First Base Coach1617784.47820.55Bud Harrelson,Mike Cubbage
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou41First Base Coach1628181.50017.04Art Howe
1993Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou42First Base Coach1628577.52519.03Art Howe
1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAAMinorcha46Manager1437469.51712.53 
1998Calgary CannonsPCLAAAMinorcha47Manager1438162.566--1 Lost in Finals
1999Charlotte KnightsILAAAMinorcha48Manager1448262.5691.52 League Champions
2000Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAMinorari49Manager1416873.48220.53 
2001Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAMinorari50Manager1426577.4589.04 
2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAMinorsln52Manager1436479.44817.03 
2004Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAMinorsln53Manager1447371.5078.02 
2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln57Minor League Outfield Coach1628676.53111.54Tony La Russa
2009Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+Minorsln58Manager1386177.44219.05 
2011Lancaster JethawksCalifA+Minorhou60Manager1405585.39325.05 
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1999International League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1978-02-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1977-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1976-11-06TradeTraded by Reds to White Sox for Hugh Yancy. 
1970-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds. 
* 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.