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Steve TroutTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1990 MLB Years: 1978-1989
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PositionsP-334Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSteven Russell Trout
Height6-4Weight195BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 30,1957 [60.264]PlaceDetroit,Michigan
High SchoolThornwood (South Holland,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (8th overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJuly 1,1978 [20.336]
OrganizationsCHA [7] CHN [5] SEA [2] NYA [1] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19024Retrosheet IDtrous001MLBAM ID123480
RelationshipsSon of Dizzy Trout
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Chicago White Sox in 1980
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts30Walks43Hittable38SO/BB29vsPower38Hitting16Durability54Team.486Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1976nullRk--Rel18132.61909000038.0281811029350001.506.63--6.878.291.21.250-
1977Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-ST19684.05211833100111.011366504661016101.619.160.325.358.191.53.429-
1977Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-ST19045.63550000024.0271615211142001.5810.130.754.135.251.27.000-
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST06124.33262333100135.014082656771158101.619.330.405.137.671.49.3333.32
1978Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-ST20831.6512120210071.0461613333485001.115.830.384.186.081.45.727-
1978Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-ST20345.24990200055.0573632322382001.449.330.493.606.221.73.429-
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01173.21212104100126.01035245655867001.257.360.433.936.141.56.6113.15
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33S/R20304.03431101022.0191010011110001.347.66--4.434.431.001.0003.08
1979Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-ST21313.00440000027.024109119121001.598.000.336.334.000.63.750-
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33S/R211183.8934181662124155.016577671059761051.459.580.583.434.411.29.5793.83
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33ST229163.70323027210199.2229102821449895291.3910.320.632.214.011.82.3603.64
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33ST23873.47201823000124.21225348738542041.288.810.512.743.901.42.5333.47
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33S/R24694.26251962030120.01307657950623121.509.720.673.744.641.24.4003.96
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34ST2510144.65343221000180.0217105931359807221.5310.850.652.954.001.36.4173.82
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34ST261373.41323116210190.02058072759817221.399.710.332.793.841.37.6503.36
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34ST27973.39242403100140.21425753863442111.469.090.514.032.820.70.5634.16
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34S/R28574.753725120030161.01848885678696111.6310.290.344.363.860.88.4173.87
1987Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-ST29100.0011000008.06000061000.756.75----6.750.001.000-
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34ST29633.0011110320075.0722725327323001.328.640.363.243.841.19.6673.62
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya35S/R29046.601495002046.0513634437279011.909.910.787.195.240.73.0005.29
1988Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-ST30021.15330000015.215520220001.098.62--1.151.151.00.000-
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST30477.8315132001056.0865349631145752.0813.740.964.952.240.45.3645.57
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34Rel31436.6019316001030.0432722317170002.0012.900.905.105.101.00.5714.63
1990Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln45ST32115.68440000019.024121239120001.7411.371.424.265.681.33.500-
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter88924.18301236653292541499.01665791697905786565016321.499.980.543.463.931.13.4891.12
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter23263.526856127200368.23401791441619126817101.448.300.394.666.541.40.469-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter7124.48252502000140.21477970963785001.499.410.584.034.991.24.368-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter831.6512120210071.0461613333485001.115.830.384.186.081.45.727-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter783.78221933100119.011966504661077101.559.000.304.998.091.62.467-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter132.61909000038.0281811029350001.506.63--6.878.291.21.250-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter43383.951381231513540746.28203573283728630625661.489.880.453.453.691.07.531-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter37403.821158827194174620.066531826440207292113201.409.620.583.004.231.41.481-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8107.40341618002086.01298071948315752.0513.450.945.003.230.65.444-
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter046.601495002046.0513634437279011.909.910.787.195.240.73.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13134.18443595141220.02441161021385967251.499.980.543.463.931.13.5001.12
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14163.52413384100220.0203107861011416010101.448.300.394.666.541.40.467-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-1957020000000400000.286.286.286.572207.667.000.000.2580.0057.140.000.000.000.00
1977Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         267020000000400000.286.286.286.572207.667.000.000.2580.0057.140.000.000.000.00
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34p25346261200010022008000.194.219.194.41312072.286.000.032.1922.7827.7810.000.000.000.00
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34p2632614800030042105101.131.182.131.3138071.195.000.066.1535.6329.585.250.000.000.00
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34p2724462510020021309000.109.146.130.2766157.152.021.065.1313.5122.816.500.000.0020.00
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34p2837435910030011504001.209.227.233.46010148.321.024.047.2092.0831.2515.000.000.0011.11
1987Peoria ChiefsMidwAchn-p2914000001000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34p291126140000000903001.154.154.154.3084029.235.000.000.1380.0031.030.000.000.000.00
1990Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln45p3242010000001000000.500.667.5001.167103.500.000.500.53833.330.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1382381838200900978029103.160.190.168.358402277.236.008.046.0003.2528.168.670.000.005.26
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3113030001001400000.231.286.231.5173014.333.000.077.0007.1428.574.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter99030000001400000.333.400.333.7333010.600.000.111.00010.0040.004.000.000.000.00
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter224000001000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1382381838200900978029103.160.190.168.358402277.236.008.046.0003.2528.168.670.000.005.26
Average MLB - Per 162 games162279214520011001192034104.160.190.168.358472325.236.008.046.0003.2528.168.670.000.005.26
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626801600050052100000.231.286.231.51716073.333.000.077.0007.1428.574.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha20P12--610-216161.0001.33------12100.08.3
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha20P9--38--11111.0001.22------9100.06.6
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20P4-22-3-1331.0000.750.14-----4100.02.5
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha21P4---10131110.9092.50------4100.02.9
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21P34-155633324239.9291.150.25-----34100.021.3
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22P32-1991142235553.9641.660.27-----32100.020.0
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23P20-124323252826.9291.300.21-----20100.018.9
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24P25-120918423127.8711.080.23-----25100.015.4
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25P34-180840235048.9601.410.27-----34100.021.0
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26P32-1901348456561.9381.910.32-----32100.019.9
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P24-1406382-4644.9571.830.31-----24100.014.9
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28P37-161731133938.9741.030.24-----37100.023.1
1987Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn29P1--13-1441.0004.00------1100.00.7
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya29P14-4656--11111.0000.790.24-----14100.08.6
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P11-75215-117171.0001.550.23-----11100.06.8
1988Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea30P3--17--881.0002.67------3100.02.1
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30P15-5658221513.8670.870.23-----15100.09.3
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31P19-3025-1771.0000.370.23-----19100.011.7
1990Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln32P4--13--441.0001.00------4100.02.7
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P301-1498773102228409387.9461.290.26-----3010.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P20--528133433.9711.65------200.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--610-216161.0001.33------120.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1--13-1441.0004.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha2012----------
1978Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha209----------
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha204----------
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha214----------
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2134----------
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2232----------
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2320----------
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2425----------
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2534----------
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2632----------
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2724----------
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2837----------
1987Peoria Chiefs MidwAchn291----------
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya2914----------
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2911----------
1988Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea303----------
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3015----------
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3119----------
1990Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln324----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1984Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB26102.002009.0523300.895.000.003.003.001.000.001.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs102.0020200009.0502033000.895.000.003.003.001.000.001.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Chicago CubsChamp. SeriesMLB2622010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs22010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1989-06-12Released by Mariners. 
1987-12-22TradeTraded by Yankees with Henry Cotto to Mariners for Wade Taylor, Clay Parker and Lee Guetterman. 
1987-07-13TradeTraded by Cubs to Yankees for Dean Wilkins, Rich Scheid and Bob Tewksbury. 
1984-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1984-11-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1983-01-25TradeTraded by White Sox with Warren Brusstar to Cubs for Dick Tidrow, Randy Martz, Pat Tabler and Scott Fletcher. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Chicago CubsTeam Payroll27640,000-145877++370,78060,000640,000
1986Chicago CubsTeam Payroll28890,000-85588++386,34760,0001,530,000
1987New York YankeesTeam Payroll29890,000-79689++344,90660,0002,420,000
1987Chicago CubsTeam Payroll29890,000-79589++344,90660,0002,420,000
1988Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll30990,000-74190++392,10762,5003,410,000
1989Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll3162,500-69138-429,80262,5003,472,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red