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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kip Lane Young
Stat Years
1977-1982  [mlb] 1978-1979
Height/Weight
5-11 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (144)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
1954-10-29 in Georgetown, Ohio   [65.364]
High School
Whiteoak (Mowrystown,OH)
Colleges
Bowling Green State University (Bowling Green, Ohio)
Draft
Selected by the Detroit Tigers in Round #23 (#529 overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1978-07-21 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.265)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [3] DET [3] MIN [1] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 20028 ... retro id: younk101 ... mlbam id: 124705
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1977Montgomery RebelsSouAAdet-221---523.2016000016245.0421916326443001.518.400.605.208.803.801.69.714
    1977Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-221---444.0321611015358.0583226419573001.339.000.622.958.844.973.00.500
    1977Minor Totals: DETbyYearAA/AAA----222---963.67376110315103.010051427451016001.418.740.613.938.834.462.24.600
    1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet37232Log - Sp - Ext - Perf672.81141370110105.2943433930491021.178.010.772.564.172.901.63.462
    1978MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf672.82141370110105.7943433930491021.188.040.772.574.192.911.63.462
    1979Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-243---443.2012123200076.0753227529378071.378.880.593.434.383.791.28.500
    1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet37243Log - Sp - Ext - Perf226.391370036043.26032311111220011.6312.372.272.274.536.602.00.500
    1979Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----241---443.2012123200076.0753227529378071.378.880.593.434.383.791.28.500
    1979MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf226.461370036043.76032311111220011.6412.502.292.294.586.672.00.500
    1980Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-254---394.2621143107095.01016245338543031.469.570.283.605.125.871.42.250
    1980Spokane IndiansPCLAAAsea-254---117.07431001014.016111101240012.0010.290.007.712.577.070.33.500
    1980Minor Totals: CIN-SEAbyYearAAA----252---4104.62251741080109.01177356350583041.539.660.254.134.796.031.16.286
    1981Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-265---10124.04292631030167.017490751358684001.399.380.703.133.664.851.17.455
    1981Minor Totals: CINbyYearAAA----261---10124.04292631030167.017490751358684001.399.380.703.133.664.851.17.455
    1982Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-276---364.761671039164.1824034719321011.5711.470.982.664.485.601.68.333
    1982Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-276---654.6115154000093.211157481031414021.5210.670.962.983.945.481.32.545
    1982Minor Totals: MIN-CINbyYearAAA----272---9114.67312250391158.019397821750735031.5410.990.972.854.165.531.46.450
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)893.86272070470149.315466642041711031.319.301.212.474.293.981.73.471
    American League Totals (2 yrs)893.86272070470149.315466642041711031.319.301.212.474.293.981.73.471
    Minor League Totals36434.14134831653516613.065934328245232337260141.459.680.663.414.955.041.45.456
    Minor: AA Totals523.2016000016245.0421916326443001.518.400.605.208.803.801.69.714
    Minor: AAA Totals31414.21118831653354568.061732426642206293230141.459.780.673.264.645.131.42.431
    Detroit Tigers Totals (2 yrs)893.86272070470149.315466642041711031.319.301.212.474.293.981.73.471
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1977Montgomery RebelsSouAAdet-22p---1160000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1977Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-22p---12115340114001711000.267.353.600.9531892.400.333.4295.5638.897.0015.05.5650.0
    1980Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-25p---22124230023000615000.125.160.375.5353092.250.250.0630.0020.000.0012.06.6766.7
    1981Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-26p---329517910130031507000.176.222.255.47761132.137.079.2294.9224.595.0051.01.6422.2
    1982Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-27p---42016130000010402000.188.188.188.3761830-0.063.000.2500.0022.220.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals10710613191141001432215000.179.223.321.544127346.170.142.2143.1525.208.0026.53.1531.6
    Minor: AAA Totals9110613191141001432215000.179.223.321.544127346.170.142.2143.1525.208.0026.53.1531.6
    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
    1978Evansville TripletsAmerAAA23P2000.0731534338.8841.900.0014.70.06
    1978Detroit TigersALMLB23P140105.2410111514.9331.000.138.6100.011
    1979Evansville TripletsAmerAAA24P1200.0314221917.8951.400.008.8100.012
    1979Detroit TigersALMLB24P13043.23100013131.0001.000.308.1100.011
    1980Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA25P2100.0614302320.8701.000.0015.6100.08
    1980Spokane IndiansPCLAAA25P400.0331076.8571.500.002.9100.010
    1981Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA26P2900.01532555247.9041.600.0021.3100.05
    1982Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA27P1600.0770114141.0000.900.0011.880.010
    1982Toledo Mud HensILAAA27P1500.0618212624.9231.600.0010.7100.08
    MLB Totals - (P)2701487201111.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)1170047119181211.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1978MLB14----------
    1978Minor20----------
    1979MLB13----------
    1979Minor12----------
    1980Minor25----------
    1981Minor29----------
    1982Minor31----------
    Totals144----------