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Steve KlineTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-2008 MLB Years: 1997-2007
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PositionsP-922, SS-35, 3B-1Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSteven James Kline
Height6-1Weight215BatsBothThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 22,1972 [45.334]PlaceSunbury,Pennsylvania
High SchoolLewisburg Area (Lewisburg,PA)
CollegeWest Virginia University (Morgantown,WV)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 8th round (223rd overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 60th round (1463rd overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry DraftService Time10.115 (2007)
MLB DebutApril 2,1997 [24.223]
OrganizationsCLE [5] MON [4] SLN [4] SFN [2] BAL [1] PHI [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID747Retrosheet IDklins002MLBAM ID117157
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts43Walks52Hittable53SO/BB49vsPower53Hitting0Durability76Team.519Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1993West Virginia UniversityAtl10NCAA-1S/R20663.0615123840079.0613527032820001.176.92--3.639.302.56.500-
1993Burlington IndiansAppRkcle-S/R20114.9121100007.011440240001.7713.50--2.454.912.00.500-
1993Watertown IndiansNYPLA-cle-ST20543.1913130210079.0773628312455001.138.770.341.375.133.75.556-
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0653.3415141210086.0884032314495001.189.170.311.465.113.50.5452.79
1994Columbus Red StixxSALAcle49ST211853.01282802100185.2175676214361746201.148.480.681.758.434.83.783-
1995Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-ST22232.4214140000089.0863424630451101.308.660.603.024.531.50.400-
1996Canton/Akron IndiansEastAAcle-ST238125.46252410000146.2168988916551075101.5210.310.983.376.571.95.400-
1997Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-Rel24334.0320416005151.0532623413415001.299.290.702.287.193.15.500-
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle52Rel24315.8120119000026.0421917613173112.0914.352.054.445.811.31.7506.37
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon44Rel24136.1526026007026.0311818410201001.5610.591.373.426.842.00.2504.70
1998Ottawa LynxILAAAmon-Rel25000.0020200002.21000010000.373.37----3.370.00--
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBmon44Rel25362.76780780018171.2622522441765031.447.790.505.159.541.85.3333.59
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon44Rel26743.75820820018069.2563229833692031.287.231.034.268.912.09.6364.20
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBmon44R/CL27153.508308300421482.0883632827644031.409.620.872.957.002.37.1673.94
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44Rel28331.80890890026975.0531615329541041.096.360.363.486.481.86.5003.45
2002Peoria ChiefsMidwAsln-S/R29000.0021100002.01000150000.863.86--3.8619.295.00--
2002New Haven RavensEastAAsln-ST29000.0011000002.00000121000.50----4.509.002.00--
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0000.0032100004.01000271000.692.08--4.1514.543.50-1.12
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln49Rel29213.39660660017658.0542322321411011.298.330.463.246.331.95.6673.36
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln49Rel30553.82780780022363.2562927530312031.357.920.714.244.381.03.5004.63
2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34Rel31221.79670670022350.0371210317351041.076.620.543.046.262.06.5003.68
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal41Rel32244.28670670023061.05934291130364301.468.701.624.435.311.20.3335.66
2006San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34Rel33433.68710710017151.0532421326331011.549.290.534.565.791.27.5714.20
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34Rel34124.70680680019246.0582524218171021.6511.350.393.523.330.94.3334.37
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi-Rel35025.1620020009122.228131338160001.5911.121.193.186.352.00.000-
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter34393.5179517940023139679.064929326660295493264251.388.560.793.896.511.67.4661.11
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter37303.71127864142142586.06002782434615844023401.299.170.702.416.722.78.552-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter354.23424380014275.2823936721585001.349.630.822.476.812.76.375-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10154.27403910000237.125413211322861547201.439.610.833.255.821.79.400-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1852.97302912100187.1176676214371796201.138.430.671.778.574.84.783-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter543.1913130210079.0773628312455001.138.770.341.375.133.75.556-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter114.9121100007.011440240001.7713.50--2.454.912.00.500-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter663.0615123840079.0613527032820001.176.92--3.639.302.56.500-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter12112.693000300008721246.02008074149716150121.207.280.513.535.861.66.522-
Montreal Expos Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter12183.642690269008515248.02371111012411122912091.398.530.864.008.242.06.400-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter554.1613901390036397.01114945544502031.5910.260.464.074.621.14.500-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter244.28670670023061.05934291130364301.468.701.624.435.311.20.333-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter315.8120119000026.0421917613173112.0914.352.054.445.811.31.750-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11133.512560256007513220.0209958619951598181.388.560.793.896.511.67.4581.11
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14113.714732151151220.02241049117591649101.299.170.702.416.722.78.560-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Alexandria DukesCaroA+--ss53711914251309155181411200.210.314.269.583324141.234.059.294.27812.779.930.780.000.0016.00
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon44p24241000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBmon44p25734000000000101000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon44p26771000000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBmon44p27792000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44p28852010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4440.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln49p29641000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln49p30752011002000001000.500.5001.0001.500213.500.500.500.6240.000.000.000.000.00100.00
2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34p31640100000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34p34671000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi-35201000000000000001.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter60814121002000604000.143.143.214.3573118.250.071.071.0000.0033.330.000.000.0050.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5712014251309155181411201.208.312.267.579324142.231.059.292.00012.689.860.780.000.0016.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter201000000000000001.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3711914251309155181411200.210.314.269.583324141.234.059.294.00012.779.930.780.000.0016.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2538000000000402000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2885121002000102000.400.400.6001.000317.500.200.200.0000.0014.290.000.000.0050.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter671000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624010001000201000.143.143.214.357105.250.071.071.0000.0033.330.000.000.0050.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1623414071390264314514033603.208.312.267.5799111404.231.059.292.00012.689.860.780.000.0016.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Alexandria Dukes CaroA+-5SS35--4879109137127.9273.63------3794.626.3
1978Alexandria Dukes CaroA+-53B1---1--111.0001.00------372.70.8
1993Burlington Indians AppRkcle20P2---2--221.0001.00------2100.02.9
1993Watertown Indians NYPLA-cle20P13--719--26261.0002.00------13100.016.7
1994Columbus Red Stixx SALAcle21P28--927223836.9471.29------28100.020.3
1995Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle22P14--717112524.9601.71------14100.09.9
1996Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle23P25--14273-4441.9321.64------25100.017.6
1997Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle24P20--17--881.0000.40------20100.013.9
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24P26-2614--551.0000.190.19-----26100.016.0
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24P20-26211-43.7500.150.12-----20100.012.4
1998Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon25P2---2--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25P78-713101-1413.9290.170.18-----78100.048.1
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26P82-69517122322.9570.270.32-----82100.050.6
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27P83-82410111514.9330.170.17-----83100.051.2
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P89-75310--13131.0000.150.17-----89100.054.9
2002Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln29P2---------------2100.01.4
2002New Haven Ravens EastAAsln29P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29P66-5846--10101.0000.150.17-----66100.040.7
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30P78-63116-317171.0000.220.27-----78100.048.1
2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31P67-50410--14141.0000.210.28-----67100.041.4
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32P67-61214111716.9410.240.26-----67100.041.4
2006San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33P71-515101-1615.9380.210.29-----71100.044.1
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34P68-46331-76.8570.090.13-----68100.042.0
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi35P20--111-32.6670.10------20100.013.9
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P795-6783711177155148.9550.190.22-----7950.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P42--2101-1312.9230.29------420.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P40--2244417066.9431.65------400.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS35--4879109137127.9273.63------350.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P30--927223836.9471.20------300.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--719--26261.0002.00------130.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---2--221.0001.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Alexandria Dukes CaroA+-5----351-----
1993Burlington Indians AppRkcle202----------
1993Watertown Indians NYPLA-cle2013----------
1994Columbus Red Stixx SALAcle2128----------
1995Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle2214----------
1996Canton/Akron Indians EastAAcle2325----------
1997Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle2420----------
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2426----------
1997Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2420----------
1998Ottawa Lynx ILAAAmon252----------
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2578----------
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2682----------
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2783----------
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2889----------
2002Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln292----------
2002New Haven Ravens EastAAsln291----------
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2966----------
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3078----------
2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3167----------
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3267----------
2006San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3371----------
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3468----------
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi3520----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2001St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB28012.084024.1412001.468.310.004.150.000.000.00.000
2002St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB29000.0020200001.11000100001.826.750.006.750.000.000.00.000
2002St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB29000.0040400302.12000010000.957.710.000.003.8600.00.000
2004St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB31000.0020200201.10000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2004St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB3100null10100000.0200000000----------0null.000
2006San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33012.2590900108.01022114001.3811.251.131.134.504.002.25.000
2007San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB34005.591101100109.21366237001.7412.101.862.796.522.335.59.000
2008San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB35005.4011011000011.21787036101.7913.110.002.314.632.006.17.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs014.6031031002029.34016153717101.6012.270.922.155.222.434.91.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs011.2980800227.0501030001.146.430.003.860.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs000.0050500302.3400001001.7115.430.000.003.8600.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2010Augusta GreenJacketsSALAMinorsfn37Pitching Coach1387959.572--1Dave Machemer,Dave Machemer
2011Augusta GreenJacketsSALAMinorsfn38Pitching Coach1387068.5078.53Lipso NavaLost in Semi-Finals
2012San Jose GiantsCalifA+Minorsfn39Pitching Coach1407565.536--1Andy SkeelsLost in 1st Round
2013Augusta GreenJacketsSALAMinorsfn40Pitching Coach1378255.599--1Mike GoffLost in Semi-Finals
2014Augusta GreenJacketsSALAMinorsfn41Pitching Coach1386276.44927.04Mike Goff
2015Richmond Flying SquirrelsEastAAMinorsfn42Pitching Coach1407268.5146.03Jose Alguacil
2016Richmond Flying SquirrelsEastAAMinorsfn43Pitching Coach1416279.44015.05Miguel Ojeda
2017Richmond Flying SquirrelsEastAAMinorsfn44Pitching Coach1406377.45011.05Kyle Haines
2018Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAMinorsfn45Pitching Coach000.000--0Dave Brundage
* 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

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993Atlantic 10 Conference All-Conference (LHP) ... Atlantic 10 Conference Pitcher of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-06-11Released by Phillies 
2008-04-04Released by Giants 
2006-12-08ContractSigned by Giants (2-years) 
2005-12-06TradeTraded by Orioles to Giants for LaTroy Hawkins 
2004-12-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
2004-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-09-29InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-08-28InjuredDisabled -- strained left groin  
2003-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
2003-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-05-31InjuredActivated from DL 
2000-12-14TradeTraded by Expos with Dustin Hermanson to Cardinals for Fernando Tatis and Britt Reames. 
1997-07-31TradeTraded by Indians to Expos for Jeff Juden. 
1993-06-06Contractsigned 
* 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
1997Montreal ExposTeam Payroll24150,000-76629-1,182,177150,000150,000
1997Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll24150,000-76638-1,182,177150,000150,000
1998Montreal ExposTeam Payroll25173,500-78721131,276,192170,000323,500
1999Montreal ExposTeam Payroll26260,000-61115331,454,491200,000583,500
2000Montreal ExposTeam Payroll27355,000-52111431,394,248200,000938,500
2001St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll28750,000-43821521,897,758200,0001,688,500
2002St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll291,200,000-37319592,011,045200,0002,888,500
2003St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll301,800,000-29313642,163,527300,0004,688,500
2004St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll311,700,000-29712682,070,100300,0006,388,500
2005Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll322,500,000-2641071++2,189,055300,0008,888,500
2006San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll333,000,000-2441370++2,365,072327,00011,888,500
2007San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll341,750,00010.11534412572,459,737380,00013,638,500
* 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