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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Russell Loren Meacham
Stat Years
1988-2010  [mlb] 1991-2001
Height/Weight
6-2 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (626)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
1968-01-27 in Stuart, Florida   [51.361]
Death
High School
Martin County (Stuart,FL)
Colleges
Indian River State College (Fort Pierce, Florida)
Draft
Selected by the Detroit Tigers in Round #33 (#858 overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Steve Souchock
MLB Debut
1991-06-29 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.154)
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [5] DET [4] HOU [2] SEA [1] BOS [1] CIN [1] PIT [1] SLN [1] TBA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 7560 ... retro id: meacr001 ... mlbam id: 118887
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1988Bristol TigersAppRkdet-201---911.431392214075.1551412222855071.026.570.242.6310.151.673.86.900
    1988Fayetteville GeneralsSALAdet-201---036.20650001024.237191736162021.7413.501.092.195.846.932.67.000
    1988Minor Totals: DETbyYearA/Rk----202---942.61191422150100.09233295281017091.208.280.452.529.092.973.61.692
    1989Fayetteville GeneralsSALAdet-212---1032.29161520110102.01033326423742011.249.090.352.036.532.913.22.769
    1989Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-212---541.951194212064.2591514312390021.108.210.421.675.432.093.25.556
    1989Minor Totals: DETbyYearA+/A----212---1572.17272462230166.716248407351132031.198.770.381.906.122.603.23.682
    1990London TigersEastAAdet-223---1593.13262693000178.0161706211361235041.118.140.561.826.223.543.42.625
    1990Minor Totals: DETbyYearAA----221---1593.13262693000178.0161706211361235041.118.140.561.826.223.543.42.625
    1991Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-234---973.09261731492125.11175343840705011.258.400.572.875.033.811.75.563
    1991Detroit TigersALMLBdet41234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf215.201040016027.2351716411140101.6611.391.303.584.555.531.27.667
    1991Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----231---973.09261731492125.31175343840705011.258.420.582.885.043.811.75.563
    1991MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf215.291040016027.7351716411140101.6911.581.323.644.635.631.27.667
    1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1042.746400020642101.2883931521644011.077.790.441.865.673.453.05.714
    1992MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1042.766400020642101.7883931521644011.087.830.441.875.693.473.05.714
    1993Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-256---004.8270002709.1105511100001.189.640.960.969.644.8210.00.000
    1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf225.57150001115021.031151325130031.7113.290.862.145.576.432.60.500
    1993Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----251---004.9570002709.3105511100001.219.890.990.999.894.9510.00.000
    1993MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf225.57150001115021.031151325130031.7113.290.862.145.576.432.60.500
    1994Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-267---117.0080005819.097703161101.339.000.003.0016.007.005.33.500
    1994Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf333.73360001536450.2512321712364021.249.061.242.136.394.093.00.500
    1994Minor Totals: KCAbyYearAAA----261---117.0080005819.097703161101.339.000.003.0016.007.005.33.500
    1994MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf333.76360001536450.7512321712364021.259.141.252.156.454.123.00.500
    1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf434.98490002649259.2723633619300011.5310.860.912.874.535.431.58.571
    1995MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf435.02490002649259.7723633619300011.5410.950.912.894.565.471.58.571
    1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-289---334.8223400819252.1563028618392111.419.631.033.106.715.162.17.500
    1996Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-289---212.29720025219.2137505201010.925.950.002.299.153.204.00.667
    1996Seattle MarinersALMLBsea43289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.7415500310142.1572827913251041.6512.121.912.765.315.951.92.500
    1996Minor Totals: KCA-SEAbyYearAAA----282---544.13306001024472.0693733623593121.288.630.752.887.384.632.57.556
    1996MLB Totals: SEAbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.7715500310142.3572827913251041.6612.191.922.785.345.991.92.500
    1997Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos322910---334.7828200926143.1542323615425021.5911.221.253.128.724.782.80.500
    1997Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----291---334.8028200926143.3542323615425021.6011.281.253.138.774.802.80.500
    1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-3011---125.16380001038252.1683030915563031.5911.691.552.589.635.163.73.333
    1998Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit-3011---213.3415200613329.235141128252001.4510.620.612.437.584.253.13.667
    1998Minor Totals: PIT-SLNbyYearAAA----302---334.50532001651582.010344411123815031.5411.301.212.528.894.833.52.500
    1999New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-3112---344.9417500712147.156262669471111.3710.651.141.718.944.945.22.429
    1999Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-3112---136.9816100615129.2382723615192021.7911.531.824.555.768.191.27.250
    1999Minor Totals: HOU-CINbyYearAAA----312---475.73336001327277.09453491224663131.5310.991.402.817.716.192.75.364
    2000New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-3213---432.2033400829057.1431614514562030.996.750.782.208.792.514.00.571
    2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou373213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0011.5750002504.28663230002.1415.435.793.865.7911.571.50.000
    2000Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----321---432.2133400829057.3431614514562031.006.780.792.218.832.524.00.571
    2000MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0012.8650002504.78663230002.3817.146.434.296.4312.861.50.000
    2001Durham BullsILAAAtba293314---210.872700026271531.0174325301010.714.940.581.458.711.166.00.667
    2001Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba373314Log - Sp - Ext - Perf135.6024000524035.1392422310132021.399.930.762.553.316.111.30.250
    2001Minor Totals: TBAbyYearAAA----331---210.872700026271531.0174325301010.714.940.581.458.711.166.00.667
    2001MLB Totals: TBAbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf135.6424000524035.3392422310132021.4010.000.772.563.336.151.30.250
    2002Long Island DucksAtlIndy------3415---964.42458103037997.210351481420727101.269.491.291.846.634.703.60.600
    2002Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----341---964.44458103037997.710351481420727101.279.541.301.856.674.723.60.600
    2003Nashua PrideAtlIndy----3516---232.21300001930636.24610938233011.4711.290.741.965.652.452.88.400
    2003Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----351---232.24300001930636.74610938233011.4911.440.751.995.722.492.88.400
    2005Yuma ScorpionsGoldIndy----3717---475.5416161000091.012474561010614331.4712.260.990.996.037.326.10.364
    2005Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----371---475.5416161000091.012474561010614331.4712.260.990.996.037.326.10.364
    2006Yuma ScorpionsGoldIndy----3818---0122.5011000002.07552010003.5031.509.000.004.5022.500.00.000
    2006Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----381---0122.5011000002.07552010003.5031.509.000.004.5022.502.00.000
    2010Tijuana CimarronesGoldIndy---04219---019.0011000002.02221010001.009.004.500.004.509.000.00.000
    2010Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----421---019.0011000002.02221010001.009.004.500.004.509.002.00.000
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)23174.43218900832099343.03811881693993198111131.3810.001.022.445.204.932.13.575
    American League Totals (7 yrs)23174.34213900812049338.33731821633691195111131.379.930.962.425.194.842.14.575
    National League Totals (1 yrs)0012.8650002504.78663230002.3817.146.434.296.4312.861.50.000
    Minor League Totals70493.303171012089621630951.093139334974247767393311.248.810.702.347.263.723.11.588
    Minor: Indy Totals15184.71932620496715229.3282142120303815814441.4011.081.181.496.215.584.16.455
    Minor: Rk Totals911.441392214075.3551412222855071.036.590.242.6410.191.683.86.900
    Minor: A Totals1063.07222020120126.71405243729904031.349.980.502.076.423.713.10.625
    Minor: A+ Totals541.961194212064.7591514312390021.118.270.421.685.472.103.25.556
    Minor: AA Totals1593.13262693000178.0161706211361235041.118.140.561.826.223.543.42.625
    Minor: AAA Totals31293.8824537319320830506.351624221851148430253151.319.180.912.637.654.302.91.517
    Kansas City Royals Totals (4 yrs)19123.79164000721648233.02421139820571438071.289.350.772.205.524.362.51.613
    Tampa Bay Devil Rays Totals (1 yrs)135.6424000524035.3392422310132021.4010.000.772.563.336.151.30.250
    Seattle Mariners Totals (1 yrs)115.7715500310142.3572827913251041.6612.191.922.785.345.991.92.500
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)215.291040016027.7351716411140101.6911.581.323.644.635.631.27.667
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)0012.8650002504.78663230002.3817.146.434.296.4312.861.50.000
    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%
    1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-30p---1383000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1998Nashville SoundsPCLAAApit-30p---1154010000000000000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.2500.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1999New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-31p---2177121101000101000.286.286.7141.000852.429.428.3330.0012.500.000.00.00100.0
    1999Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-31p---2162000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2000New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-32p---3336000000000300000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2005Yuma ScorpionsGoldIndy----37p---41736792001000703001.250.250.306.55639112.056.056.3100.0017.950.000.00.0022.2
    Minor League Totals11922131101000601000.136.136.273.4092362.136.137.1880.0026.090.000.00.0066.7
    Minor: Indy Totals1736792001000703001.250.250.306.55639112.056.056.3100.0017.950.000.00.0022.2
    Minor: AAA Totals11922131101000601000.136.136.273.4092362.136.137.1880.0026.090.000.00.0066.7
    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
    1988Bristol TigersAppRk20P1300.03190222221.0001.700.0017.8100.07
    1988Fayetteville GeneralsSALA20P600.0311054.8000.700.004.4100.017
    1989Fayetteville GeneralsSALA21P1600.0921333330.9091.900.0011.5100.011
    1989Lakeland TigersFSLA+21P1100.0690015151.0001.400.008.0100.013
    1990London TigersEastAA22P2600.01543125958.9832.200.0018.7100.06
    1991Toledo Mud HensILAAA23P2600.012190331311.0001.200.0018.1100.06
    1991Detroit TigersALMLB23P10027.24400881.0000.800.296.2100.015
    1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLB24P640101.21318113231.9690.500.3139.5100.02
    1993Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA25P700.02301551.0000.700.004.9100.016
    1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLB25P15021.02401661.0000.400.299.3100.012
    1994Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA26P800.00200221.0000.300.005.6100.016
    1994Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26P36050.2190110101.0000.300.2031.3100.05
    1995Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27P49059.259131514.9330.300.2434.0100.02
    1996Omaha RoyalsAmerAAA28P2300.01140015151.0000.700.0016.0100.08
    1996Tacoma RainiersPCLAAA28P700.01301441.0000.600.004.9100.018
    1996Seattle MarinersALMLB28P15042.1331176.8570.400.149.3100.012
    1997Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA29P2800.02601881.0000.300.0019.9100.04
    1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA30P3800.04500991.0000.200.0026.4100.05
    1998Nashville SoundsPCLAAA30P1500.0341087.8750.500.0010.5100.010
    1999New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAA31P1700.0370110101.0000.600.0012.1100.012
    1999Indianapolis IndiansILAAA31P1600.02702991.0000.600.0011.1100.012
    2000New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAA32P3300.02140016161.0000.500.0023.2100.06
    2000Houston AstrosNLMLB32P504.21001111.0000.200.243.1100.020
    2001Durham BullsILAAA33P2700.02200441.0000.100.0018.8100.08
    2001Tampa Bay Devil RaysALMLB33P24035.11700881.0000.300.2314.8100.011
    2002Long Island DucksAtlInd34P4500.0617112423.9580.500.0035.4100.01
    2003Nashua Pride PrideAtlInd35P3000.00400441.0000.100.0023.8100.01
    2005Yuma ScorpionsGoldInd37P1600.0111301512.8000.800.0017.894.18
    Ind Totals - (P)9100732414339.9070.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)21803403054388784.9660.400.250.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)24500348619121120.9920.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)26001543125958.9832.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)1100690015151.0001.400.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)22001222433834.8951.500.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)13003190222221.0001.700.000.00.00
    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
    1988Minor19----------
    1989Minor27----------
    1990Minor26----------
    1991MLB10----------
    1991Minor26----------
    1992MLB64----------
    1993MLB15----------
    1993Minor7----------
    1994MLB36----------
    1994Minor8----------
    1995MLB49----------
    1996MLB15----------
    1996Minor30----------
    1997Minor28----------
    1998Minor53----------
    1999Minor33----------
    2000MLB5----------
    2000Minor33----------
    2001MLB24----------
    2001Minor27----------
    Totals535----------