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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Franklin Crisostomo Taveras Fabian
Stat Years
1968-1982  [mlb] 1972-1982
Height/Weight
6-0 / 168
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (1113) ... 2B (19)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1968
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Howie Haak
MLB Debut
1971-09-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.275)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [7] NYN [3] MON [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18726 ... retro id: tavef101 ... mlbam id: 123121
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1968Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRk----18ss---1145018170208000000000.340.340.420.76050212.000.080.0000.000.000.000.00.0011.8
    1968ClintonMidwA----18ss---121587121005000000000.207.207.224.43158131.000.017.0000.000.000.000.00.008.3
    1968SalemCaroA+----18ss---11426450002000000000.192.192.192.3842650.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1969GenevaNYPLA-----19ss---213549191106000000000.352.352.407.75954222.000.055.0000.000.000.000.00.0010.5
    1969GastoniaWcarA----19ss---280308406323015000000000.205.205.231.436308715.000.026.0000.000.000.000.00.007.9
    1969SalemCaroA+----19ss---220575110204000000000.193.193.263.45657152.000.070.0000.000.000.000.00.0018.2
    1970GastoniaWcarA----20ss---312244267115132141000000000.260.260.305.56544213516.000.045.0000.000.000.00442.00.2313.9
    1971WaterburyEastAA----21ss---4873145265122219000000000.207.207.277.4843148716.000.070.0000.000.000.00157.00.6424.6
    1971CharlestonILAAA----21ss---448146193922011000000000.267.267.308.575146454.000.041.0000.000.000.000.00.0010.3
    1972CharlestonILAAA----22ss---513345552112143146000000000.246.246.297.54345513518.000.051.0000.000.000.00455.00.2216.1
    1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1022ssL-S-E-P543000000001100001.000.250.000.250400.333.000.00025.0025.001.000.00.000.0
    1973CharlestonILAAA----23ss---61454625111273244000000000.242.242.284.52646213112.000.042.0000.000.000.00231.00.4310.7
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1024ssL-S-E-P7126333338242026134254124327.246.300.270.570367906.126.024.2786.8111.171.640.00.007.3
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1025ssL-S-E-P8134378448094023176374228202.212.284.257.5414279713.172.045.2378.679.841.140.00.0016.2
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1026ssL-S-E-P9144519761348602458114479460111.258.321.297.61857315414.214.039.3057.6813.791.800.00.0010.4
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1027ssL-S-E-P101475447213720101297018387169327.252.306.331.63760018031.244.079.2866.3311.831.87544.00.1722.6
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1028ssL-S-E-P111576548118231903846252960512234.278.313.353.66670223140.151.075.3054.138.552.070.00.0022.0
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1029ssL-S-E-P1211454113001210200002.244.244.311.55545143.089.067.2560.004.440.000.00.0027.3
    1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn1129ssL-S-E-P1215363589167269133421933722100111.263.301.337.63868021436.162.074.2954.8510.592.18635.00.1521.6
    1980New York MetsNLMLBnyn1130ssL-S-E-P1314156265157270025321823641102015.279.308.327.63559818427.114.048.3143.8510.702.780.00.0017.2
    1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn1131ssL-S-E-P14842833065113011164123625303.230.263.290.5533058214.145.060.2603.9311.803.000.00.0021.5
    1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon1132ss-2bL-S-E-P1548879145104407603102.161.221.241.46298216.207.080.1717.146.120.860.00.0042.9
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)114940435031029144442214300106249474246716965.255.301.313.61443991267190.168.058.2875.6610.781.902,021.50.0518.5
    National League Totals (11 yrs)114940435031029144442214300106249474246716965.255.301.313.61443991267190.168.058.2875.6610.781.902,021.50.0518.5
    Minor League Totals697237232457052206201000000000.240.240.287.527237268078.046.047.2380.000.000.00395.30.2513.7
    Minor: Rk Totals145018170208000000000.340.340.420.76050212.080.080.3400.000.000.000.00.0011.8
    Minor: A- Totals13549191106000000000.352.352.407.75954222.056.055.3520.000.000.000.00.0010.5
    Minor: A Totals223808114190165161000000000.235.235.271.50680821922.036.036.2340.000.000.00808.00.1211.6
    Minor: A+ Totals34839160206000000000.193.193.241.43483202.048.048.1930.000.000.000.00.0012.5
    Minor: AA Totals873145265122219000000000.207.207.277.4843148716.070.070.2020.000.000.00157.00.6424.6
    Minor: AAA Totals32610631222632383101000000000.247.247.293.540106331134.045.046.2450.000.000.00354.30.2812.9
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (7 yrs)72324763106267531114120665174296193910834.253.306.309.6152718766107.184.056.2866.4010.891.702,476.00.0417.1
    New York Mets Totals (3 yrs)378148018438964121699041681725255129.263.297.324.621158348077.141.061.2964.3010.872.531,480.00.0619.8
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)48879145104407603102.161.221.241.46298216.207.080.1717.146.120.860.00.0042.9
    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
    1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22SS4010.02201441.0001.000.402.6100.04
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24SS1240915.21703213160522491.9414.000.5476.598.41
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25SS13201,022.22003692874597569.9534.300.5682.098.51
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26SS14101,180.12104813574726691.9524.900.5987.097.91
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27SS14601,225.21784492562652627.9624.300.5190.199.31
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB28SS15701,368.12164483880702664.9464.200.4997.5100.01
    1979New York MetsNLMLB29SS15301,322.12704382588733708.9664.600.5494.4100.01
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB29SS11090.01726344643.9353.900.486.8100.04
    1980New York MetsNLMLB30SS14001,162.12373472563609584.9594.200.5086.499.31
    1981New York MetsNLMLB31SS790627.11202022444346322.9314.100.5176.794.01
    1982Montreal ExposNLMLB322B190147.038544139692.9584.800.6311.739.64
    1982Montreal ExposNLMLB32SS26080.12016253836.9471.400.4516.054.22
    MLB Totals - (2B)190147385441315.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (SS)111309,0021640309923655514.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1972MLB-----4-----
    1974MLB-----124-----
    1975MLB-----132-----
    1976MLB-----141-----
    1977MLB-----146-----
    1978MLB-----157-----
    1979MLB-----164-----
    1980MLB-----140-----
    1981MLB-----79-----
    1982MLB---19-26-----
    Totals---19-1113-----