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Ed SpragueTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1966-1976 MLB Years: 1968-1976
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PositionsP-198Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEdward Nelson Sprague Sr.
Height6-4Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 16,1945 [72.339]PlaceBoston,Massachusetts

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1966 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
MLB DebutApril 10,1968 [22.206]
OrganizationsMIL [4] OAK [4] CIN [3] SLN [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID18328Retrosheet IDsprae101MLBAM ID122613
RelationshipsFather of Ed Sprague
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts22Walks21Hittable43SO/BB18vsPower43Hitting0Durability28Team.504Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1966nullA---Rel20252.8811011000050.0302116030330001.205.40--5.405.941.10.286-
1966nullA--Rel20111.64202000011.09520530001.277.36--4.092.450.60.500-
1966Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0362.6613013000061.0392618035360001.215.75--5.165.311.03.3333.09
1967nullA+--Rel211173.12360360000156.013183540681080001.287.56--3.926.231.59.611-
1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22Rel22343.28471460016468.2512925534346021.246.680.664.464.461.00.4293.91
1969nullAAA--Rel23753.57150150000111.01216344050660001.549.81--4.055.351.32.583-
1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22Rel23114.4727027009246.0472423431202021.689.130.786.023.880.65.5004.90
1970nullAAA--Rel24893.90260260000150.01568065048950001.369.36--2.885.701.98.471-
1971nullAAA--Rel25963.25390390000155.015665560681120001.459.06--3.956.501.65.600-
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44Rel25100.00707001011.08200171000.826.55--0.825.737.001.0001.45
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44Rel26334.13331320010056.2553326626256031.438.740.954.133.970.96.5004.43
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44Rel27135.12280280010138.2352222322193101.478.150.705.124.420.86.2504.30
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48Rel27002.2580800508.08221420001.509.001.134.502.250.50-5.19
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29Rel27019.3170700519.213111001431002.7912.10--13.032.790.21.0006.29
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29S/R28722.39201010305094.0943225331571041.339.000.292.975.461.84.7782.90
1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29S/R29174.6818117002167.0814635540216021.8010.830.675.352.810.53.1254.80
1976Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29Rel30027.0430300107.214760301002.2216.43--3.52--0.00.0003.81
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter17233.841982317530649405.040620817427206188271131.508.960.604.544.150.91.4251.55
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter38333.3712901290000633.060331723702694170001.388.57--3.825.931.55.535-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter24203.57800800000416.043320816501662730001.449.37--3.595.911.64.545-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1173.12360360000156.013183540681080001.287.56--3.926.231.59.611-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111.64202000011.09520530001.277.36--4.092.450.60.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter252.8811011000050.0302116030330001.205.40--5.405.941.10.286-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter453.767417300256114.1985348965548041.427.670.705.094.230.83.444-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter564.066816700211105.09857489495110131.388.290.764.154.321.04.455-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8123.8348212730132177.22029676888819061.6210.180.404.434.080.92.400-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.2580800508.08221420001.509.001.134.502.250.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9123.84107129520355220.0219112941511110115171.508.960.604.544.150.91.4291.55
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13113.37450450000220.0210110820931450001.388.57--3.825.931.55.542-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22p22477000000000500000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0071.430.000.000.000.00
1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22p23275111000000102001.200.200.400.600217.250.200.200.2630.0014.290.000.000.00100.00
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44p2571000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44p26337000000000500000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0071.430.000.000.000.00
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44p27282000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter142221110000001303001.045.045.091.1362125.111.046.045.0000.0052.000.000.000.00100.00
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7412111000000602001.083.083.167.2502114.167.084.083.0000.0042.860.000.000.00100.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6810000000000701000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.0063.640.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162251110000001503001.045.045.091.1362129.111.046.045.0000.0052.000.000.000.00100.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22P47-688152-2523.9200.490.34-----47100.029.0
1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak23P27-46517112322.9570.810.48-----27100.016.7
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25P7-11--1-1---------7100.04.3
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26P33-56261198.8890.240.144266.7-33100.021.4
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27P28-38392-1412.8570.430.324266.7-28100.017.3
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P8-821-1331.0000.380.381-100.0-8100.04.9
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil27P7-911--221.0000.290.221-100.0-7100.04.3
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28P20-9489221917.8950.850.18-----20100.012.3
1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29P18-67783-1815.8330.830.22-----18100.011.1
1976Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30P3-7-4-1441.0001.330.57-----3100.01.9
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P198-4043670126118106.8980.540.2610471.4-1980.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2247----------
1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2327----------
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin257----------
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2633----------
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2728----------
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln278----------
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil277----------
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2820----------
1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2918----------
1976Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil303----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal42Scout16154107.33534.57Frank Robinson,Cal Ripken
1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal43Scout1628775.5372.02Frank Robinson
1990Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal44Scout1617685.47211.55Frank Robinson
1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal45Scout1626795.41424.06Johnny Oates,Frank Robinson
1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal46Scout1628973.5497.03Johnny Oates
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal47Scout1628577.52510.03Johnny Oates
1994Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal48Scout1126349.5636.52Johnny Oates
1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal49Scout1447173.49315.03Phil Regan
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal50Scout1628874.5434.02Davey JohnsonLost ALCS (Yankees)
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal51Scout1629864.605--1Davey JohnsonLost ALCS (Indians)
2004Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal58Scout1627884.48123.03Lee Mazzilli-
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1976-06-15Released by Brewers. 
1973-09-04Purchased by Brewers from Cardinals. 
1973-07-27TradeTraded by Reds with Roe Skidmore to Cardinals for Gene Dusen and Ed Crosby. 
1970-10-20Purchased by Reds from Athletics. 
1966-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.