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Kevin YoungTrack this Player High 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 [48.314]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 [Team Picks] 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 MissCollegeJr1b216725358962731375178283000000.379.441.6641.10516843281.395.285.431.4839.9610.681.074.6319.4644.79
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 SouAApit223B57--34110269170144.8472.53------7576.040.1
1991Carolina Mudcats SouAApit221B17--123628131129.9857.59------7522.712.0
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit223B3--342297.7782.33------475.02.1
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit221B2--32--551.0002.50------450.01.4
1992Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit233B127--1043003241436404.9273.18------13792.788.2
1992Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit23SS4--613-119191.0004.75------1372.92.8
1992Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit231B3--19---19191.0006.33------1372.22.1
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit233B7--211-43.7500.43------1070.04.3
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit231B1--1---111.0001.00------1010.00.6
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit241B135--1116101310812201217.9989.01------14195.783.3
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit243B6--611--17171.0002.83------1414.33.7
1994Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit253B57--40161411205201.9803.53------6095.039.6
1994Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit251B3--191-120201.0006.67------605.02.1
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit251B37--1677-191741741.0004.70------5962.732.5
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit253B17--1138315249.9422.88------5928.814.9
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25OF1--1---111.0001.00------591.70.9
1995Calgary Cannons PCLAAApit263B31--20749410394.9133.03------4568.922.0
1995Calgary Cannons PCLAAApit261B12--12411311138135.97811.25------4526.78.5
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263B48--28108127148136.9192.83------5685.733.3
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit261B6--302-232321.0005.33------5610.74.2
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca271B31--26921323293290.9909.35------5062.021.5
1996Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca273B11--1124233735.9463.18------5022.07.6
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca271B27--18216-251981981.0007.33------5549.116.8
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27RF15--1411-1615.9381.00------5527.39.3
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca273B7--32--551.0000.71------5512.74.3
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27DH3---------------555.51.9
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27LF2---------------553.61.2
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
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28RF1---------------971.00.6
1998Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291B157--133480813914221414.9949.01------15998.796.9
1999Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301B155--1413972314815331510.9859.74------15699.496.3
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit311B129-10711109591712111851168.9869.051.09-----13297.779.6
2000Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31DH1---------------1320.80.6
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 DescriptionAgeRoster 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