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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Brandon Allen Falker Claussen
Stat Years
1999-2007  [mlb] 2003-2006
Height/Weight
6-2 / 175
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (191)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Goddard (Roswell,NM)
Colleges
Howard College (Big Spring, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the New York Yankees in Round #34 (#1027 overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Mark Batchko
MLB Debut
2003-06-28 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.058)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [5] CIN [4] WAS [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 4197 ... retro id: claub001 ... mlbam id: 407799
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1999Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya-201---013.18220000011.174422160000.795.561.591.5912.713.188.00.000
    1999Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-nya-201---643.3812121000072.0703027412894431.148.750.501.5011.133.757.42.600
    1999Greensboro BatsSALAnya-201---0110.5011100006.08771251101.6712.001.503.007.5010.502.50.000
    1999Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA/Rk/A-----203---663.8415152000089.38541387161105531.138.590.711.6211.114.146.88.500
    2000Greensboro BatsSALAnya-212---854.0517171000097.2914944944983011.388.390.834.059.034.522.23.615
    2000Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya35212---253.10991100052.1492418117442121.268.430.172.927.574.132.59.286
    2000Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA+/A----212---10103.72262621000150.0140736210611425131.348.400.603.668.524.382.33.500
    2001Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya33223---522.73880000056.0472117213691201.077.550.322.0911.093.385.31.714
    2001Norwich NavigatorsEastAAnya-223---922.13212111000131.010142316551515351.196.940.413.7810.372.892.75.818
    2001Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA+/AA----222---1442.31292911000187.014863488682206551.167.120.393.2710.593.033.24.778
    2002Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-234---283.2815150000093.1854734446732011.408.200.394.447.044.531.59.200
    2002Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA----231---283.2915150000093.3854734446732011.418.220.394.457.064.541.59.200
    2003Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-245---201.64440000022.0165403260100.866.550.001.2310.642.058.671.000
    2003Columbus ClippersILAAAnya39245---212.7511111000068.2532821418390201.036.950.522.365.113.672.17.667
    2003Louisville BatsILAAAcin27245---017.47330000015.217131336160001.479.771.723.459.197.472.67.000
    2003New York YankeesALMLBnya60245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf101.4211000006.18211150001.4211.371.421.427.112.845.001.000
    2003Minor Totals: CIN-NYAbyYearAAA/A+----243---423.22181810000106.3864638727810301.077.300.592.296.873.903.00.667
    2003MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf101.4811000006.38211150001.4811.801.481.487.382.955.001.000
    2004Louisville BatsILAAAcin27256---864.66181800000100.198565210471111051.458.790.904.229.965.022.36.571
    2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf286.1414140000066.0805045935453021.7410.911.234.776.146.821.29.200
    2004Minor Totals: CINbyYearAAA----251---864.68181800000100.398565210471111051.458.810.904.239.985.032.36.571
    2004MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf286.1414140000066.0805045935453021.7410.911.234.776.146.821.29.200
    2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10114.21292900000166.2178897824571212171.419.611.303.086.534.812.12.476
    2005MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10114.22292900000166.7178897824571212171.419.641.303.096.554.822.12.476
    2006Louisville BatsILAAAcin-278---028.34550000022.231212158181001.7212.311.993.187.158.342.25.000
    2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf386.1914140000077.09356531428572061.5710.871.643.276.666.552.04.273
    2006Minor Totals: CINbyYearAAA----271---028.51550000022.731212158181001.7612.572.033.247.308.512.25.000
    2006MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf386.1914140000077.09356531428572061.5710.871.643.276.666.552.04.273
    2007Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRkwas-289---003.00330000015.0146521182001.008.401.200.6010.803.6018.00.000
    2007Columbus ClippersILAAAwas36289---116.98440000019.129191527131001.8613.500.933.266.058.841.86.500
    2007Minor Totals: WASbyYearRk/AAA----282---115.28770000034.343252048313001.5011.351.062.118.186.603.88.500
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)16275.04585800000316.03591971774812122871151.5210.221.373.456.495.611.88.372
    National League Totals (3 yrs)15275.12575700000309.73511951764712022371151.5210.221.373.496.495.681.86.357
    American League Totals (1 yrs)101.4811000006.38211150001.4811.801.481.487.382.955.001.000
    Minor League Totals45393.6013313362000783.3716372313552817862314171.278.230.633.239.034.282.80.536
    Minor: Rk Totals013.10550000026.32110943342000.927.241.381.0311.723.4511.33.000
    Minor: A- Totals643.3812121000072.0703027412894431.148.750.501.5011.133.757.42.600
    Minor: A Totals864.45181820000103.799565110461034111.418.630.874.018.984.882.24.571
    Minor: A+ Totals972.70212111000130.311250393331393421.117.750.212.289.623.464.21.563
    Minor: AA Totals922.13212111000131.010142316551515351.196.940.413.7810.372.892.75.818
    Minor: AAA Totals13194.39565610000320.0313184156281322705261.398.800.793.717.595.172.05.406
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (3 yrs)15275.12575700000309.73511951764712022371151.5210.221.373.496.495.681.86.357
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)101.4811000006.38211150001.4811.801.481.487.382.955.001.000
    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%
    2003New York YankeesALMLBnya6024pL-S-E-P114010001000100000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.3330.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    2004Louisville BatsILAAAcin2725p---2188000001000205000.000.000.000.0001300.000.000.0000.0015.380.000.00.000.0
    2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3425pL-S-E-P21419120000001602001.105.150.105.2552220.053.000.1544.5527.276.000.00.000.0
    2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3426pL-S-E-P329553500000032206000.091.138.091.2296450.055.000.1524.6934.387.330.00.000.0
    2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3427pL-S-E-P413211200010001103000.095.095.095.1902420.000.000.2000.0045.830.000.00.000.0
    2007Columbus ClippersILAAAwas3628p---542010000000000000.500.500.5001.000210.000.000.5000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)5799510000200440011001.101.136.101.237114100.040.000.1693.5135.0910.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (3 yrs)569559000100439011001.095.131.095.22611090.042.000.1613.6435.459.750.00.000.0
    American League Totals (1 yrs)14010001000100000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.3330.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals2210010001000205000.100.100.100.2001510.000.000.1250.0013.330.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals2210010001000205000.100.100.100.2001510.000.000.1250.0013.330.000.00.000.0
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (3 yrs)569559000100439011001.095.131.095.22611090.042.000.1613.6435.459.750.00.000.0
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)14010001000100000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.3330.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1999Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRk20P200.0000000.0000.000.003.3100.024
    1999Staten Island YankeesNYPLA-20P1200.0716102423.9581.900.0016.2100.011
    1999Greensboro BatsSALA20P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.022
    2000Greensboro BatsSALA21P1700.01220123231.0001.400.0012.4100.012
    2000Tampa YankeesFSLA+21P900.0480012121.0001.300.006.4100.014
    2001Tampa YankeesFSLA+22P800.0111201412.8571.500.005.8100.016
    2001Norwich NavigatorsEastAA22P2100.0622213028.9331.300.0014.8100.09
    2002Columbus ClippersILAAA23P1500.0120102221.9551.400.0010.6100.014
    2003Tampa YankeesFSLA+24P400.01200331.0000.800.003.0100.020
    2003Columbus ClippersILAAA24P1100.03600991.0000.800.007.6100.09
    2003Louisville BatsILAAA24P300.01300441.0001.300.002.1100.023
    2003New York YankeesALMLB24P116.10100111.0001.000.160.6100.023
    2004Louisville BatsILAAA25P1800.01150016161.0000.900.0012.5100.013
    2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25P141466.01500661.0000.400.098.6100.018
    2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26P2929166.2519112524.9600.800.1417.9100.011
    2006Louisville BatsILAAA27P500.00200221.0000.400.003.5100.021
    2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27P141477.07140221211.0001.500.278.6100.019
    2007Gulf Coast Nationals GCLRk28P300.01000111.0000.300.005.6100.019
    2007Columbus ClippersILAAA28P400.00300331.0000.800.002.8100.024
    MLB Totals - (P)58583151339135352.9810.900.160.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)5600649105655.9821.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)2100622213028.9331.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)2100621202927.9311.300.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)18001220123231.0001.300.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)1200716102423.9581.900.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)5001000111.0000.200.000.00.00
    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
    1999Minor15----------
    2000Minor26----------
    2001Minor29----------
    2002Minor15----------
    2003MLB1----------
    2003Minor18----------
    2004MLB14----------
    2004Minor18----------
    2005MLB29----------
    2006MLB14----------
    2006Minor5----------
    2007Minor7----------
    Totals191----------