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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kelvin Curtis Torve
Stat Years
1981-1991  [mlb] 1988-1991
Height/Weight
6-3 / 205
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
1B (1017) ... OF (40) ... 3B (4) ... DH (1) ... C (1)
Draft Position
1B
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Colleges
Oral Roberts University (Tulsa, Oklahoma)
Draft
Selected by the San Francisco Giants in Round #2 (#36 overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1988-06-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 28.167)
Service Time
Organizations
SFN [4] BAL [3] MIN [2] NYN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18976 ... retro id: torvk001 ... mlbam id: 123417
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1981Clinton GiantsMidwAsfn-211b---157211275510012774212600220.261.325.322.6472346811.175.061.2908.9711.111.24211.00.4320.0
    1982Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-221b---2127449661372971584914347239110.305.362.501.86350622551.310.196.3088.509.291.0929.92.9637.2
    1983Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-231b---31153925810221545464343314720.260.316.370.68643814530.202.110.2717.767.530.9798.00.9129.4
    1984Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-241b---41143165994215166220434220630.297.379.547.92636717342.392.250.29511.7211.440.9819.84.3644.7
    1985Charlotte O'sSouAAbal-251b---513448285140341157752755324790.290.383.459.84257022150.330.169.29713.169.300.7132.12.6335.7
    1986Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-261b---6109356398616144152374300400.242.310.326.63639711621.197.084.2629.3210.831.1689.01.0124.4
    1987Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-271b---7862522766100932101383605160.262.357.409.76629610319.333.147.27412.8412.160.9528.03.0428.8
    1988Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-281b---81033855811628294751403612130.301.368.455.82342917539.268.154.3149.328.390.9042.82.1033.6
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin18281bL-S-E-P81216130012011200000.188.235.375.6101761.188.187.1545.8811.762.0016.05.8833.3
    1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-291b---913749962145412862107525943570.291.359.429.78856321451.248.138.3149.2410.481.1362.41.4235.2
    1990Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn18301b---1011540262122251117692564360560.303.392.453.84546918237.306.150.31411.949.170.7736.52.3530.3
    1990New York MetsNLMLBnyn24,39301bL-S-E-P1020380114002004920001.289.386.395.78144154.211.106.3799.0920.452.250.00.0036.4
    1991Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-311b---11103336579220294944625811620.274.383.426.80940614331.336.152.30215.2714.290.9437.32.2233.7
    1991New York MetsNLMLBnyn39311bL-S-E-P11108000000000100001.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)426211440140151220002.226.304.339.64369215.177.113.2657.2517.392.4062.01.4535.7
    National League Totals (2 yrs)304601140020041020002.239.327.326.65352154.174.087.3067.6919.232.500.00.0036.4
    American League Totals (1 yrs)1216130012011200000.188.235.375.6101761.188.187.1545.8811.762.0016.05.8833.3
    Minor League Totals120040806001155255261016117228501476192253510.283.360.433.79346751765382.283.150.29610.7210.180.9540.42.1633.1
    Minor: A Totals57211275510012774212600220.261.325.322.6472346811.175.061.2908.9711.111.24211.00.4320.0
    Minor: AA Totals37512472103718413462231631611426722230.298.375.496.8711443619143.338.198.30111.169.840.8827.13.1938.5
    Minor: AAA Totals768262236372916113543614921319308131529260.278.356.411.76729981078228.265.133.29510.6410.270.9748.61.8031.3
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)304601140020041020002.239.327.326.65352154.174.087.3067.6919.232.500.00.0036.4
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)1216130012011200000.188.235.375.6101761.188.187.1545.8811.762.0016.05.8833.3
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-291---009.0010001101.02110010002.0018.000.000.009.009.000.00.000
    1989Minor Totals: MINbyYearAAA----291---009.0010001101.02110010002.0018.000.000.009.009.002.00.000
    Minor League Totals009.0010001101.02110010002.0018.000.000.009.009.002.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals009.0010001101.02110010002.0018.000.000.009.009.002.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1981Clinton GiantsMidwA211B5700.053841440583579.99310.200.0043.2100.02
    1982Shreveport CaptainsTexAA221B12600.0104096178511531136.9859.000.0093.399.21
    1983Phoenix GiantsPCLAAA231B9800.0730531056793783.9878.000.0068.585.21
    1984Shreveport CaptainsTexAA241B7800.066858458730726.9959.300.0057.468.41
    1985Charlotte O'sSouAA251B11900.0107468911411511142.9929.600.0083.288.81
    1985Charlotte O'sSouAA25OF200.03000331.0001.500.001.41.513
    1986Rochester Red WingsILAAA261B7100.055551575611606.9928.500.0051.465.11
    1987Rochester Red WingsILAAA271B7700.063248362683680.9968.800.0055.489.51
    1988Portland BeaversPCLAAA281B10100.086160281923921.9989.100.0071.198.11
    1988Portland BeaversPCLAAA283B200.01202331.0001.500.001.41.94
    1988Portland BeaversPCLAAA28OF100.02000221.0002.000.000.71.09
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLB281B4021.01410115151.0003.800.712.533.34
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLB28DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.68.313
    1989Portland BeaversPCLAAA29C100.01000111.0001.000.000.70.74
    1989Portland BeaversPCLAAA291B13100.01206102211113101308.99810.000.0091.095.61
    1990Tidewater TidesILAAA301B10000.0812751598902887.9838.900.0068.587.01
    1990Tidewater TidesILAAA30OF1800.02720029291.0001.600.0012.315.77
    1990New York MetsNLMLB301B9068.26500665651.0007.200.955.645.04
    1990New York MetsNLMLB30OF102.0000000.0000.000.000.65.011
    1991Tidewater TidesILAAA311B4500.039123351417414.9939.200.0031.743.72
    1991Tidewater TidesILAAA313B200.02000221.0001.000.001.41.95
    1991Tidewater TidesILAAA31OF1800.0231112524.9601.300.0012.717.58
    1991New York MetsNLMLB311B101.00200221.0002.002.000.610.06
    MLB Totals - (1B)14007930782821.0005.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)6230051874124053456395599.9939.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)4003202551.0001.300.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)3700523115655.9821.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)3230027822223025730343004.9909.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)2003000331.0001.500.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)570053841440583579.99310.200.000.00.00
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    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
    1981Minor--57--------
    1982Minor--126--------
    1983Minor--98--------
    1984Minor--78--------
    1985Minor--119------2-
    1986Minor--71--------
    1987Minor--77--------
    1988MLB--4-------1
    1988Minor--101-2----1-
    1989Minor-1131--------
    1990MLB--9------1-
    1990Minor--100------18-
    1991MLB--1--------
    1991Minor--45-2----18-
    Totals-11017-4----401