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Kevin YoungHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1990-2003 MLB Years: 1992-2003
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Rated Prospect

Positions1B-1117, 3B-511, RF-17, LF-12, SS-4, DH-4, OF-1Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKevin Stacey Young
Height6-3Weight222BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 16,1969 [48.250]PlaceAlpena,Michigan
High SchoolWashington (Kansas City,KS)
CollegeUniversity of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg,MS), Kansas City Community College (Kansas City,KS)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 7th round (187th overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsBob Rossi
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1991-PIT-#7 ... 1992-MLB-#100 ... 1992-MLB-#3 ... 1993-MLB-#35 ... 1993-MLB-#1
MLB DebutJuly 12,1992 [23.026]
OrganizationsPIT [13] KCA [1] MIN [1] Awards4Awards Voting1-5
TBC Player ID196Retrosheet IDyounk001MLBAM ID124704
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power78Contact45XBH78RBIs69Runs55Hitting61Durability61Team.474Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990Southern MissCollege-1b216725358962731375178283000000.379.441.6641.10516843281.395.285.431.4839.9610.681.074.6319.4644.79
1990Welland PiratesNYPLA-pit-3b21722384658162530102313670520.244.342.391.7339323281.262.147.311.33011.0312.811.161.7847.6039.66
1991Salem BuccaneersCaroA+pit-3b2256201386312462832203470300.313.390.502.89210122231.348.189.294.3968.6614.721.702.6033.5034.92
1991Carolina MudcatsSouAApit-3b2275263369019633393153880110.342.394.494.88813028287.390.152.232.3955.2313.242.531.0587.6731.11
1991Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-3b-1b2249121002100010100.222.273.333.6063111.200.111.222.2680.000.000.000.000.0050.00
1991Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         1354737515532109631353572160510.328.389.495.88423451529.368.167.258.3936.6213.612.061.7052.5632.90
1992Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-3b231374909115429686518126767118300.314.406.447.85321943579.349.133.282.38911.5711.571.001.3861.2527.92
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit363b23107240004102000000.571.667.5711.238409.571.000.429.56222.220.000.000.000.000.00
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit361b2414144938106243647223682959310.236.300.343.64315433508.270.107.187.2887.0916.142.281.1874.8331.13
1994Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-3b2560228266314552762154530205.276.327.447.77410224248.322.171.254.3366.0518.153.002.0245.6038.10
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit361b25591221525721110283412123.205.258.320.5783910134.273.115.164.2505.9725.374.250.75122.0040.00
1995Calgary CannonsPCLAAApit-3b2645163245823183463152100304.356.403.6561.05910732181.365.300.411.4478.2911.601.404.4220.3855.17
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit293b26561811342906221385321305.232.268.381.6496915195.288.149.182.2844.1027.186.633.0830.1735.71
1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-1b27501862957111134630124140252.306.358.586.94410925204.328.280.360.3915.8820.103.426.3714.3143.86
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca321b-rf275513220326082333113200002.242.301.470.7716214143.261.228.311.3327.6922.382.915.5916.5043.75
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291b2897333591001831874112168941816.300.332.535.86717839362.350.235.309.3674.4224.595.564.9718.5039.00
1998Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291b291595928816040227108157441271109120.270.328.481.80928569656.298.211.299.3486.7119.362.894.1221.9343.13
1999Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291b30156584103174416261062210751241204513.298.387.522.90930573675.338.224.373.39111.1118.371.653.8522.4641.95
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291b31132496771282702088833296805115.258.311.433.74421547541.281.175.250.3225.9117.743.003.7024.8036.72
2001Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291b321424495310433014651511421191105317.232.310.399.70917947507.280.167.269.3078.2823.472.832.7632.0745.19
2002Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291b331464686011526116514650101403213.246.322.408.73019143525.280.162.265.3209.5219.242.023.0529.2537.39
2003Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-3447011001003300001.143.400.286.6862110.250.143.571.33730.0030.001.000.000.00100.00
2003Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291b345284817402710122500001.202.302.321.62327696.263.119.274.28412.5026.042.082.0842.0035.29
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1205389753610072351714460683493368826294718105.258.324.438.76217083964351.296.180.275.0007.7220.272.633.3127.0639.32
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter50317852915461262548266562417828541820812.306.378.485.8638661992032.338.179.297.0008.7614.031.602.3637.1936.45
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter3001083171335791334175341711217719811512.309.380.500.8805421261233.341.191.310.0009.0814.361.582.7631.8537.61
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter75263369019633393153880110.342.394.494.88813028287.390.152.232.0005.2313.242.531.0587.6731.11
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter56201386312462832203470300.313.390.502.89210122231.348.189.294.0008.6614.721.702.6033.5034.92
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter722384658162530102313670520.244.342.391.7339323281.262.147.311.00011.0312.811.161.7847.6039.66
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6725358962731375178283000000.379.441.6641.10516843281.395.285.431.0009.9610.681.074.6319.4644.79
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter115037655169752291713658380463258506294718103.259.324.437.76116463824208.297.178.274.0007.7220.202.623.2327.6839.18
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5513220326082333113200002.242.301.470.7716214143.261.228.311.0007.6922.382.915.5916.5043.75
Average MLB - Per 162 games16252472135322198111745119816214.258.324.438.76223053585.296.180.275.0007.7220.272.633.3127.0639.32
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625759417641815861885792133634.306.378.485.86327964654.338.179.297.0008.7614.031.602.3637.1936.45

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1990Welland Pirates NYPLA-pit213B72--79118266223197.8832.74------72100.092.3
1991Salem Buccaneers CaroA+pit223B56--5493126159147.9252.63------56100.040.0
1991Carolina Mudcats SouAApit221B17--123628131129.9857.59------7522.712.0
1991Carolina Mudcats SouAApit223B57--34110269170144.8472.53------7576.040.1
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit221B2--32--551.0002.50------450.01.4
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit223B3--342297.7782.33------475.02.1
1992Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit231B3--19---19191.0006.33------1372.22.1
1992Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit233B127--1043003241436404.9273.18------13792.788.2
1992Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit23SS4--613-119191.0004.75------1372.92.8
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit233B7--211-43.7500.43------1070.04.3
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit231B1--1---111.0001.00------1010.00.6
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit243B6--611--17171.0002.83------1414.33.7
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit241B135--1116101310812201217.9989.01------14195.783.3
1994Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit253B57--40161411205201.9803.53------6095.039.6
1994Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit251B3--191-120201.0006.67------605.02.1
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25OF1--1---111.0001.00------591.70.9
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit251B37--1677-191741741.0004.70------5962.732.5
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit253B17--1138315249.9422.88------5928.814.9
1995Calgary Cannons PCLAAApit263B31--20749410394.9133.03------4568.922.0
1995Calgary Cannons PCLAAApit261B12--12411311138135.97811.25------4526.78.5
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit261B6--302-232321.0005.33------5610.74.2
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263B48--28108127148136.9192.83------5685.733.3
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca271B31--26921323293290.9909.35------5062.021.5
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca273B11--1124233735.9463.18------5022.07.6
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27RF15--1411-1615.9381.00------5527.39.3
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca271B27--18216-251981981.0007.33------5549.116.8
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca273B7--32--551.0000.71------5512.74.3
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27LF2---------------553.61.2
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27DH3---------------555.51.9
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28RF1---------------971.00.6
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit281B77--61951247672670.9978.70------9779.447.5
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit283B12--716322623.8851.92------9712.47.4
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28LF10--17---17171.0001.70------9710.36.2
1998Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291B157--133480813914221414.9949.01------15998.796.9
1999Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301B155--1413972314815331510.9859.74------15699.496.3
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31DH1---------------1320.80.6
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit311B129-10711109591712111851168.9869.051.09-----13297.779.6
2001Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit321B137-1079115370711912301223.9948.931.13-----14296.584.6
2002Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit331B144-11301278891311913801367.9919.491.21-----14698.689.4
2003Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit341B441619920218125221220.9955.001.11-----5284.627.2
2003Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34RF1181-1-21.5001.000.13-----521.90.6
MLB Totals for 1B - 12 season(s)-   1B104916347986045907487292689194.9928.762.64-----10490.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B97--571761910252233.9252.40------970.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF17181512-1816.8890.942.00-----170.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF12--17---17171.0001.42------120.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH4---------------40.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B229--1785634961790741.9383.24------2290.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B51--43435635475469.9879.20------510.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS4--613-119191.0004.75------40.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B57--34110269170144.8472.53------570.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B17--123628131129.9857.59------170.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B56--5493126159147.9252.63------560.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B72--79118266223197.8832.74------720.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1990Welland Pirates NYPLA-pit21-----72-----
1991Salem Buccaneers CaroA+pit22-----56-----
1991Carolina Mudcats SouAApit22--17--57-----
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit22--2--3-----
1992Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit23--3-4127-----
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23--1--7-----
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24--135--6-----
1994Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit25--3--57-----
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25--37--17---1-
1995Calgary Cannons PCLAAApit26--12--31-----
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26--6--48-----
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27--31--11-----
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27--27--72-15-3
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28--77--1210-1--
1998Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29--157--------
1999Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30--155--------
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31--129-------1
2001Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32--137--------
2002Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33--144--------
2003Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34--44-----1--

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
19943rd Team College All-American (3B) ... Mid-American Conference All-Conference (3B) ... Mid-American Conference Player of the Year3
1999National League Player of the Week (July 12-July 18)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2003-06-29Released by Pirates. 
1997-03-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1996-12-05Released by Royals. 
1996-04-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1996-03-26Released by Pirates. 
* 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
1992Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll23109,000-68031-962,245109,000109,000
1993Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll24109,000-75727-968,431109,000218,000
1994Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll25160,000-5882135957,101109,000378,000
1995Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll26160,000-5671738999,520109,000538,000
1996Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll27150,000-5992134957,870109,000688,000
1997Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll28400,000-4154551,182,177150,0001,088,000
1998Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll291,600,000-244274++1,276,192170,0002,688,000
1999Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll302,100,000-234275++1,454,491200,0004,788,000
2000Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll315,625,000-84191++1,394,248200,00010,413,000
2001Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll326,125,000-94290++1,897,758200,00016,538,000
2002Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll335,625,000-123387++2,011,045200,00022,163,000
2003Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll346,625,000-99388++2,163,527300,00028,788,000
* 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