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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Norris Stephen Hopper
Stat Years
1998-2012  [mlb] 2006-2008
Height/Weight
5-10 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (720) ... CF (169) ... 2B (110) ... RF (95) ... LF (93) ... SS (9)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Shelby (Shelby,NC)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Kansas City Royals in Round #8 (#227 overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Balos Davis
MLB Debut
2006-08-20 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.149)
Service Time
2.043 (2008)
Organizations
KCA [7] CIN [5] MIL [1] CHA [1] WAS [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 5712 ... retro id: hoppn001 ... mlbam id: 440361
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1998Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkkca-192b---140133194121011112131202201.308.365.338.703150453.195.030.3338.678.000.920.00.007.3
    1999Gulf Coast Royals GCLRkkca-202b---246179334632013226192002402.257.322.296.618204535.235.039.2829.319.801.050.00.0010.9
    1999Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALAkca-202b---25223110202100100000.500.500.6821.18222152.227.182.5240.004.550.000.00.0018.2
    2000Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALAkca-21of---31164547012720602924105155441010.280.357.350.70751415926.214.070.3189.9210.701.080.00.0020.5
    2001Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca2122of---411038938966213816432605110215.247.312.280.5924371099.147.033.2907.3213.731.88389.00.239.4
    2002Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+kca2123of---51255147814012314622931558222115.272.323.313.63657716116.126.041.3025.379.531.77514.00.1711.4
    2003Wichita WranglersTexAAkca1424of---611542456127142040241027584161110.300.346.342.68847214516.139.042.3465.7212.292.150.00.0012.6
    2004Wichita WranglersTexAAkca925of---798363481015304017733445102010.278.345.309.6544131128.149.031.3157.9910.651.330.00.007.9
    2005Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-26of---8116451701401541372572738441212.310.354.368.72248716620.157.058.3375.547.801.41451.00.2114.3
    2006Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-27of---9134671321010306300010.283.365.370.73552173.283.087.30211.545.770.500.00.0023.1
    2006Louisville BatsILAAAcin-27of---99838347133113026257202505207.347.378.392.77041015014.144.045.3694.886.101.250.00.0010.5
    2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3027rfL-S-E-P921396141015226401101.359.435.462.89747182.256.103.37112.778.510.6739.02.1314.3
    2007Sarasota RedsFSLA+cin-28of---10417150002000200001.294.294.294.5881750.000.000.3330.0011.760.000.00.000.0
    2007Louisville BatsILAAAcin-28of---10415240001201110000.267.353.267.6201740.200.000.2865.885.881.000.00.000.0
    2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3028cf-lfL-S-E-P1012130751101142014146203316118.329.371.388.75933511916.150.059.3675.979.851.650.00.0015.8
    2008Sarasota RedsFSLA+cin-29of---1127320000002000000.286.444.286.730920.286.000.28622.220.000.000.00.000.0
    2008Louisville BatsILAAAcin-29of---11417351000000401000.294.294.353.6471861.059.059.3850.0022.220.000.00.0020.0
    2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3029lf-cfL-S-E-P1126503100001105612000.200.286.200.48658100.120.000.2278.6210.341.200.00.000.0
    2009Louisville BatsILAAAcin1230rf---125221422609302013214901305.280.320.350.6702327512.187.070.2886.033.880.640.00.0020.0
    2009Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas2030lf-rf---123411915302001073141214013.252.336.269.605138322.168.017.28010.148.700.860.00.006.7
    2009Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha2130rf-cf---12207612253005337400004.329.386.368.75483283.132.039.3478.434.820.570.00.0012.0
    2010Nashville SoundsPCLAAAmil1231cf---131194585113114003822937430104011.286.337.317.65450914514.140.031.3137.278.451.160.00.0010.7
    2011Somerset PatriotsAtlIndy---2232of---147926535678113174162028606.253.294.302.5962978010.121.049.2645.396.731.25265.00.3414.9
    2012Minatitlan PetrolerosMexAAA----33of---1520706174007005501001.243.293.300.59376214.129.057.2626.586.581.000.00.0023.5
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)16839660125152120178314329219.316.367.371.73844014718.157.055.3507.059.771.39396.00.2314.4
    National League Totals (3 yrs)16839660125152120178314329219.316.367.371.73844014718.157.055.3507.059.771.39396.00.2314.4
    Minor League Totals114143515841254123323375237793394513293228107.288.343.333.67648371450158.159.045.3197.019.321.331,450.30.0612.6
    Minor: Indy Totals7926535678113174162028606.253.294.302.5962978010.121.049.2645.396.731.25265.00.3414.9
    Minor: Rk Totals86312528753024338323204603.279.340.314.654354988.218.035.3049.049.041.000.00.009.2
    Minor: A Totals1214767313820803125105156441010.290.363.366.72953617428.214.076.3289.5110.451.100.00.0020.3
    Minor: A+ Totals24192712024318528638136511713332331.262.319.299.618104027725.134.037.2986.2511.251.80463.50.1910.3
    Minor: AA Totals34212841813813610112769249314313304432.297.349.343.692142444047.153.046.3326.5310.041.541,284.00.0712.3
    Minor: AAA Totals351135215840544601077224981032229131.300.346.341.687148346150.149.041.3226.616.951.050.00.0012.4
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (3 yrs)16839660125152120178314329219.316.367.371.73844014718.157.055.3507.059.771.39396.00.2314.4
    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
    1998Gulf Coast Royals GCLRk192B3000.05469412127123.9694.100.0050.075.02
    1998Gulf Coast Royals GCLRk19SS900.010271034737.7874.100.0015.022.53
    1999Gulf Coast Royals GCLRk202B2700.04667424117113.9664.200.0045.058.72
    1999Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA202B500.01016212826.9295.200.003.5100.04
    2000Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA212B2900.05355912117108.9233.700.0021.825.03
    2000Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA21OF8700.0198251205200.9762.300.0065.475.02
    2001Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+222B100.01300441.0004.000.000.70.93
    2001Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+22OF10800.0226962241235.9752.200.0077.198.22
    2002Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+23OF12200.02451543264260.9852.100.0087.197.61
    2003Wichita WranglersTexAA242B100.0000000.0000.000.000.80.97
    2003Wichita WranglersTexAA24OF11200.0250851263258.9812.300.0092.697.42
    2004Wichita WranglersTexAA252B400.0431287.8751.800.002.94.13
    2004Wichita WranglersTexAA25OF7800.01869031951951.0002.500.0056.179.61
    2005Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA262B100.00100111.0001.000.000.70.96
    2005Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA26OF10200.01991563220214.9732.100.0075.087.91
    2006Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA272B100.0141165.8335.000.000.77.77
    2006Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA27OF1200.01730120201.0001.700.008.692.38
    2006Louisville BatsILAAA272B1100.01621324037.9253.400.007.711.23
    2006Louisville BatsILAAA27OF8600.01506021561561.0001.800.0060.187.81
    2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27LF103.01000111.0001.000.330.64.86
    2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27CF2114.01100221.0001.000.141.29.56
    2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27RF13870.02510126261.0002.000.378.061.95
    2007Sarasota RedsFSLA+28OF300.03000331.0001.000.002.175.09
    2007Louisville BatsILAAA28OF400.0501065.8331.300.002.8100.013
    2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28LF347115.03710038381.0001.100.3321.028.12
    2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28CF5546408.1133211136135.9932.500.3334.045.53
    2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28RF131085.22720029291.0002.200.348.010.72
    2008Sarasota RedsFSLA+29OF200.03100441.0002.000.001.4100.014
    2008Louisville BatsILAAA29OF400.07000771.0001.800.002.8100.013
    2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29LF8331.05000551.0000.600.164.930.87
    2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29CF7546.01200012121.0001.700.264.326.95
    2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29RF4223.06000661.0001.500.262.515.45
    2009Syracuse ChiefsILAAA30LF2100.0460104746.9792.200.0014.661.83
    2009Louisville BatsILAAA30LF1000.01510016161.0001.600.007.019.24
    2009Charlotte KnightsILAAA30LF400.03100441.0001.000.002.820.08
    2009Charlotte KnightsILAAA30CF600.01400014141.0002.300.004.230.06
    2009Louisville BatsILAAA30CF600.02310024241.0004.000.004.211.54
    2009Syracuse ChiefsILAAA30CF300.06101771.0002.300.002.18.86
    2009Louisville BatsILAAA30RF3300.0701107271.9862.200.0023.263.52
    2009Syracuse ChiefsILAAA30RF1200.02500025251.0002.100.008.335.34
    2009Charlotte KnightsILAAA30RF1000.02620228281.0002.800.007.050.04
    2010Nashville SoundsPCLAAA31LF1500.02420126261.0001.700.0010.412.63
    2010Nashville SoundsPCLAAA31CF9000.0204322209207.9902.300.0062.575.61
    2010Nashville SoundsPCLAAA31RF1000.01300013131.0001.300.006.98.44
    MLB Totals - (LF)43101494310044441.0001.000.300.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)6452468146311150149.9932.300.320.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)30201785830161611.0002.000.340.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)11001621324037.9253.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (LF)5000884119392.9891.800.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (CF)10500247523254252.9922.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (RF)6500134312138137.9932.100.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)9400162612169168.9941.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)70058231513.8671.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)3040065235118698687.9842.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)1001300441.0004.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)2350047725105512502.9802.100.000.00.00
    A Totals - (2B)340063711113145134.9243.900.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)8700198251205200.9762.300.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (2B)5700100136836244236.9674.100.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (SS)90010271034737.7874.100.000.00.00
    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
    1998Minor---30-9-----
    1999Minor---32-------
    2000Minor---29-----87-
    2001Minor---1-----108-
    2002Minor---------122-
    2003Minor---1-----112-
    2004Minor---4-----78-
    2005Minor---1-----102-
    2006MLB------1213--
    2006Minor---12-----98-
    2007MLB------345513--
    2007Minor---------7-
    2008MLB------874--
    2008Minor---------6-
    2009Minor------351555--
    2010Minor------159010--
    Totals---110-99316995720-