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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Steven Eugene Swisher
Stat Years
1973-1983  [mlb] 1974-1982
Height/Weight
6-2 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (517)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
South (Parkersburg,WV)
Colleges
Ohio University (Athens, Ohio)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago White Sox in Round #1 (#21 overall) of the 1973 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1974-06-14 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.310)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [4] SLN [3] SDN [2] ATL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18674 ... retro id: swiss101 ... mlbam id: 123061
Relations
Father of Nick Swisher
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1973KnoxvilleSouAA----21c---154161193450618000000000.211.211.354.5651615711.000.143.0000.000.000.0026.83.7332.3
    1973IowaAmerAAA----21c---1621160011000000000.286.286.429.7152191.000.143.0000.000.000.0021.04.7616.7
    1974WichitaAmerAAA----22c---252153153041313000000000.196.196.294.490153458.000.098.0000.000.000.0051.01.9626.7
    1974Chicago CubsNLMLBchn922cL-S-E-P29028021605052703376323317.214.307.286.5933258010.193.072.25611.3819.381.7056.01.5416.7
    1975WichitaAmerAAA----23c---3721860049000000000.286.286.8571.14321184.000.571.0000.000.000.005.219.0566.7
    1975Chicago CubsNLMLBchn923cL-S-E-P3932542054162122103057464715.213.301.303.6042987719.213.090.26510.0719.131.90254.00.3435.2
    1976Chicago CubsNLMLBchn924cL-S-E-P41093772589133542212082275311.236.275.326.60141112321.146.090.2854.8719.954.1075.41.2223.6
    1977Chicago CubsNLMLBchn925cL-S-E-P5742052139705150094722253.190.229.298.5272206112.151.108.2194.0921.365.2241.02.2730.8
    1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln226cL-S-E-P6451151132511101081410006.278.331.365.696124427.165.087.3106.4511.291.75115.00.8121.9
    1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln927cL-S-E-P7387341111130061700102.151.213.233.44680173.164.082.1797.5021.252.8373.01.2527.3
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln928cL-S-E-P81824261002001700002.250.280.292.5722571.083.042.3534.0028.007.000.00.0016.7
    1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn929cL-S-E-P916282400000021100001.143.200.143.3433040.071.000.2356.6736.675.500.00.000.0
    1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn930cL-S-E-P10265821010230052401000.172.238.293.53164173.207.121.2507.8137.504.8029.03.1330.0
    1983Richmond BravesILAAAatl-31c---11411011322124200092312200.218.283.386.669115397.257.168.2377.8320.002.5625.23.4831.8
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)509141410830549720124441183221119151647.216.279.303.582157742876.170.087.2627.4820.422.7370.71.2724.9
    National League Totals (9 yrs)509141410830549720124441183221119151647.216.279.303.582157742876.170.087.2627.4820.422.7370.71.2724.9
    Minor League Totals160457569810318610092312200.214.230.368.59847116831.173.154.1911.914.882.5625.43.8231.6
    Minor: AA Totals54161193450618000000000.211.211.354.5651615711.143.143.1810.000.000.0026.83.7332.3
    Minor: AAA Totals10629637645312430092312200.216.240.375.61531011120.189.159.1982.907.422.5624.73.8731.2
    Chicago Cubs Totals (4 yrs)3661116872424151610634962491018141636.217.282.306.588125434162.174.089.2617.6619.862.5969.81.2825.6
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (3 yrs)101212174972215101538101010.231.284.311.5952296611.156.080.2726.5516.592.53106.00.8722.5
    San Diego Padres Totals (2 yrs)428641410230073501001.163.226.244.47094213.163.081.2457.4537.235.0043.02.1321.4
    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
    1974Chicago CubsNLMLB22C9000.04935078550543.9876.000.0055.6100.01
    1975Chicago CubsNLMLB23C9300.042636105472462.9795.000.0057.4100.01
    1976Chicago CubsNLMLB24C10700.057449116634623.9835.800.0066.098.21
    1977Chicago CubsNLMLB25C7200.03273893374365.9765.100.0044.497.32
    1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB26C4200.02021320217215.9915.100.0025.993.32
    1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB27C3300.0105632114111.9743.400.0020.486.82
    1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28C800.0211102322.9572.800.004.944.43
    1981San Diego PadresNLMLB29C1000.0331103534.9713.400.009.162.53
    1982San Diego PadresNLMLB30C2600.093920104102.9813.900.0016.0100.02
    1983Richmond BravesILAAA31C3600.0191421197195.9905.400.0025.987.82
    MLB Totals - (C)481002274203462425232477.9825.100.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)3600191421197195.9905.400.000.00.00
    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
    1974MLB-90---------
    1975MLB-93---------
    1976MLB-107---------
    1977MLB-72---------
    1978MLB-42---------
    1979MLB-33---------
    1980MLB-8---------
    1981MLB-10---------
    1982MLB-26---------
    1983Minor-36---------
    Totals-517---------