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Paul ZuvellaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1991 MLB Years: 1982-1989
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Rated Prospect

PositionsSS-1129, 2B-104, 3B-28, DH-3Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NamePaul Zuvella
Height6-0Weight178BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 31,1958 [59.257]PlaceSan Mateo,California
High SchoolSamuel Ayer (Milpitas,CA)
CollegeStanford University (Stanford,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 15th round (367th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 11th round (283rd overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1985-ATL-#6
MLB DebutSeptember 4,1982 [23.308]
OrganizationsATL [7] CLE [2] KCA [2] NYA [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID20100Retrosheet IDzuvep001MLBAM ID124789
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed50Power36Contact78XBH33RBIs47Runs52Hitting60Durability51Team.529Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Stanford UniversityPac8NCAA-1ss-2b182771171800027310532000.254.369.254.62318086.273.000.197.30411.635.810.500.000.000.00
1978Stanford UniversityPac8NCAA-1ss-2b1951174294832123135201000000.276.351.333.684586194.288.057.218.31910.315.150.500.52174.0012.50
1979Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1ss-2b2058225517715444424625930400.342.409.498.90711223257.338.156.347.4019.733.500.361.5656.2529.87
1980Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1ss-2b21531965068152429235401450100.347.467.505.9729921242.358.158.454.43816.535.790.351.6549.0030.88
1980Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-3b-ss2128010001000000000.125.125.125.250108.125.000.000.1140.000.000.000.000.000.00
1980Durham BullsCaroA+atl-ss214814921477021934231221200.315.409.403.812609177.328.088.235.37312.996.780.521.1374.5019.15
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         5015721487022034231221200.306.397.389.786619185.317.083.223.36212.436.490.521.0878.5018.75
1981Savannah BravesSouAAatl-ss2213848561145172116810831421014520.299.350.410.76019930545.307.111.179.3475.697.711.352.0244.0920.69
1982Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ss231334556312815295487394149320.281.341.382.72317426510.292.101.189.3277.658.041.051.7650.5620.31
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl18ss2321000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1983Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ss241174155311913266444283473210.287.341.371.71215421455.300.084.152.3236.157.471.211.3269.1717.65
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl18ss2435000000002110000.000.375.000.375008.000.000.400.26925.0012.500.500.000.000.00
1984Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ss2512746277140186655146583984330.303.388.407.79518830535.319.104.247.36110.847.290.671.1277.0021.43
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl18ss-2b251125251001002300000.200.259.240.4996127.227.040.120.2357.4111.111.500.000.0020.00
1985Richmond BravesILAAAatl-ss26832370013002101000.219.265.313.57810135.200.094.156.2625.712.860.502.8632.0014.29
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl182b-ss26811901648810420161404013.253.311.305.616589210.273.052.147.2817.626.670.880.000.0018.75
1986Richmond BravesILAAAatl18ss278933456101131231112411916100.302.379.365.74412216383.315.063.213.34210.704.960.460.52167.0015.84
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya26ss272148241002005404001.083.170.104.2745157.091.021.125.1428.777.020.800.000.0025.00
1987Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ss-2b28692694781154225132222133210.301.358.409.76711021299.319.108.230.3397.367.020.950.67134.5025.93
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya17,292b-ss281434260000000402001.176.176.176.3526036.200.000.000.1580.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1988Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-ss2968232336711312863171912520.289.333.375.7088715257.304.086.172.3156.617.391.120.39232.0022.39
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle10ss295113093051070081308003.231.275.285.560376146.256.054.115.2575.488.901.630.000.0020.00
1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-ss309638761128233106686242711100.331.370.483.85318736414.336.152.220.3835.806.521.132.4238.7028.13
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle10ss302458101620260011110000.276.300.414.71424460.311.138.155.3221.6718.3311.003.3329.0025.00
1990Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ss31111407471151615411110383936210.283.347.364.71114822456.301.081.177.3258.338.551.031.1081.4019.13
1991Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca14ss-2b3264219285014112032231531220.228.308.315.6236916248.239.087.196.2859.276.050.650.40219.0032.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter20749141109172220203450218018.222.275.277.55213621545.244.055.128.0006.249.171.470.37245.5019.27
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter10703854550112916225564759154346309435128140.293.355.392.74715092434322.305.099.198.0008.017.150.891.3068.8221.52
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter882321246893613823433877842292255313621120.291.354.389.74312492043592.304.098.200.0008.137.100.871.2074.7021.79
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13848561145172116810831421014520.299.350.410.76019930545.307.111.179.0005.697.711.352.0244.0920.69
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4814921477021934231221200.315.409.403.812609177.328.088.235.00012.996.780.521.1374.5019.15
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter28010001000000000.125.125.125.250108.125.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter18966614721133899867199538112500.317.408.431.83928750779.324.114.329.00012.204.880.401.1674.0023.70
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter972211853910520201814013.240.306.290.5966410246.261.050.149.0008.137.320.900.000.0018.87
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter751881946712130092418003.245.283.324.6076110206.272.079.128.0004.3711.652.670.9794.0021.74
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter35824101002005806002.122.172.134.30611193.135.012.073.0005.388.601.600.000.0010.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623843285132216202739214016.222.275.277.55210616427.244.055.128.0006.249.171.470.37245.5019.27
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258483171254872148524778420.293.355.392.74722837654.305.099.198.0008.017.150.891.3068.8221.52

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl21SS1--49121413.92913.00------250.01.6
1980Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl213B1---31143.7503.00------250.01.6
1980Durham Bulls CaroA+atl21SS46--581401223210198.9434.30------4895.832.9
1981Savannah Braves SouAAatl22SS138--2204063561661626.9474.54------138100.098.6
1982Richmond Braves ILAAAatl23SS132--2453352278602580.9634.39------13399.295.0
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23SS1---41-54.8004.00------250.00.6
1983Richmond Braves ILAAAatl24SS117--1693241872511493.9654.21------117100.084.2
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24SS2--121-43.7501.50------366.71.2
1984Richmond Braves ILAAAatl25SS127--2194091685644628.9754.94------127100.091.4
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl252B6--712-319191.0003.17------1154.53.7
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25SS6--69-315151.0002.50------1154.53.7
1985Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26SS8--1030334340.9305.00------8100.05.7
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl262B42--5588215145143.9863.40------8151.925.9
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26SS33--5781623144138.9584.18------8140.720.4
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl263B5---4-1441.0000.80------816.23.1
1986Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27SS86--1472241051381371.9744.31------8996.661.4
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya272B1--27-3991.0009.00------10.00.7
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya27SS21--30543128784.9664.00------21100.013.0
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28SS45--79121925209200.9574.44------6965.232.1
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya282B24--5257214111109.9824.54------6934.817.1
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya282B7--1718-535351.0005.00------1450.04.3
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya28SS6--37--10101.0001.67------1442.93.7
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya283B1---------------147.10.6
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29SS65--1041881646308292.9484.49------6895.646.8
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle292B1--12--331.0003.00------681.50.7
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29SS49--77112821197189.9593.86------5196.130.2
1989Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle30SS96--1393211271472460.9754.79------96100.067.6
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30SS15--1016112726.9631.73------2462.59.3
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle303B5--481-1312.9232.40------2420.83.1
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30DH3---------------2412.51.9
1990Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca31SS107--1843141578513498.9714.65------11196.473.3
1991Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca32SS28--5176820135127.9414.54------6443.819.4
1991Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca322B23--3665119102101.9904.39------6435.916.0
1991Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca323B14--1232114544.9783.14------6421.99.7
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca323B2---------------20.01.2
MLB Totals for SS - 8 season(s)-   SS133--1842852060489469.9593.53------1330.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B55--79118223199197.9903.58------550.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B13--412111716.9411.23------130.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 10 season(s)-   SS811--1347234212952938183689.9664.55------8110.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B49--91131336225222.9874.53------490.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B14--1232114544.9783.14------140.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS138--2204063561661626.9474.54------1380.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS46--581401223210198.9434.30------460.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--49121413.92913.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---31143.7503.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl21----11-----
1980Durham Bulls CaroA+atl21----46------
1981Savannah Braves SouAAatl22----138------
1982Richmond Braves ILAAAatl23----132------
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23----1------
1983Richmond Braves ILAAAatl24----117------
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24----2------
1984Richmond Braves ILAAAatl25----127------
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25---66------
1985Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26----8------
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26---42335-----
1986Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27----86------
1986Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya27---1-------
1986New York YankeesALMLBnya27----21------
1987Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28---2445------
1987New York YankeesALMLBnya28---761-----
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29---165------
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29----49------
1989Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle30----96------
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30----155----3
1990Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca31----107------
1991Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca32---232814-----
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32-----2-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1992Arizona Rockies ArizRkMinorcol33Manager561838.32116.08 -
1993Central Valley RockiesCalifA+Minorcol34Manager1366175.44918.04 
1994New Haven RavensEastAAMinorcol35Manager1407763.5504.52 Lost in Semi-Finals
1995New Haven RavensEastAAMinorcol36Manager1427963.5567.02 Lost in Finals
1996Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol37Bullpen Coach1628379.5128.03Don Baylor
1997Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcol38Manager1407664.54310.52 Lost in Semi-Finals
1998Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcol39Manager1445589.38230.04 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1991-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-01-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1990-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-04-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1990-04-02Released by Indians. 
1988-01-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1987-10-15Released by Yankees. 
1986-06-30TradeTraded by Braves with Claudell Washington to Yankees for Andre Robertson and Ken Griffey. 
* 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
1985Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll2660,000-51633-370,78060,00060,000
1986New York YankeesTeam Payroll2760,000-61443-386,34760,000120,000
1987New York YankeesTeam Payroll2860,000-59548-344,90660,000180,000
1988Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2962,500-60443-392,10762,500242,500
1989Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll30145,000-4622042429,80262,500387,500
* 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