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Chuck FinleyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1984-2002 MLB Years: 1986-2002
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PositionsP-556Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCharles Edward Finley
Height6-6Weight226BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateNovember 26,1962 [55.151]PlaceMonroe,Louisiana
High SchoolWest Monroe (West Monroe,LA)
CollegeUniversity of Louisiana-Monroe (Monroe,LA)

DraftedSelected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 1st round (4th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 15th round (372nd overall) of the 1984 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsLou Snipp
MLB DebutMay 29,1986 [23.184]
OrganizationsCAL [12] ANA [3] CLE [3] SLN [1] Awards6Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID763Retrosheet IDfinlc001MLBAM ID114133
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts75Walks45Hittable58SO/BB64vsPower58Hitting.808Durability76Team.494Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1984Louisiana-MonroeCollegeNCAAJrRel2100--1001000000.00000050000----------0.00--
1985Salem AngelsNwstA-cal-Rel22314.66180180012529.0342115110324001.5210.550.313.109.933.20.750-
1986Quad Cities AngelsMidwAcal-Rel23100.0010010009612.040003161000.583.00--2.2512.005.331.000-
1986California AngelsALMLBcal31Rel23313.3025025007046.0401717223372011.367.770.394.477.191.61.7503.29
1987California AngelsALMLBcal31Rel24274.67353320017090.21025447743634331.6010.120.694.276.251.47.2224.01
1988California AngelsALMLBcal31ST259154.17313102000194.0191959015821115861.408.850.693.805.141.35.3753.99
1989California AngelsALMLBcal31ST261692.57292909100199.2171645713821564221.277.710.593.707.031.90.6403.31
1990California AngelsALMLBcal31ST271892.40323207200236.0210776317811779021.238.010.653.096.752.19.6673.30
1991California AngelsALMLBcal31ST281893.80343404200227.020510296231011716381.358.120.914.006.771.69.6674.11
1992California AngelsALMLBcal31ST297123.96313104100204.0212999024981246031.529.341.064.325.461.27.3684.58
1993California AngelsALMLBcal31ST3016143.153535013200251.02431088822821878161.298.700.792.946.702.28.5333.69
1994California AngelsALMLBcal31ST3110104.32252507200183.01789588217114810031.368.741.033.497.272.08.5004.22
1995California AngelsALMLBcal31ST3215124.21323202100203.019210695209319513171.408.510.894.128.652.10.5563.94
1996California AngelsALMLBcal31ST3315164.16353504100238.02411241102794215172111.419.111.023.558.132.29.4844.16
1997Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+ana-ST34002.0022000009.053204120001.005.00--4.0012.003.00--
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana31ST341364.23252503100164.01527977206515510251.328.341.103.578.512.38.6844.08
1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana31ST351193.39343401100223.02109784201092128061.438.460.814.398.541.94.5503.95
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana31ST3612114.43333301000213.0197117105239420015081.368.310.973.978.442.13.5224.09
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31ST3716114.17343403000218.0211108101231011899021.438.710.954.177.801.87.5934.19
2001Akron AerosEastAAcle-ST38110.82220000011.073102111000.825.73--1.649.005.50.500-
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31ST38875.54222201000113.213178701435961021.4610.371.112.777.602.74.5333.94
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31ST394114.44181801000105.01145652648911001.549.740.514.107.781.90.2673.34
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31ST39743.8014140110085.0694136730832001.167.280.743.168.752.77.6363.14
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter2001733.855244675763152403193.03069151713663041332261013022751.388.640.863.757.351.96.5360.92
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter522.663242800211161.0502718119716001.137.380.152.8010.483.74.714-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter110.82220000011.073102111000.825.73--1.649.005.50.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.0022000009.053204120001.005.00--4.0012.003.00--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.0010010009612.040003161000.583.00--2.2512.005.331.000-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter314.66180180012529.0342115110324001.5210.550.313.109.933.20.750-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--1001000000.00000050000----------0.00--
California Angels Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1291143.653442875752122402072.0198594184119185015848420521.378.610.833.696.871.86.531-
Anaheim Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter36263.99929205200600.255929326663268567332191.388.380.944.028.502.12.581-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter28294.59747405000436.14562422234318437611041.469.390.893.797.742.04.491-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter743.8014140110085.0694136730832001.167.280.743.168.752.77.636-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14123.85363244120220.02111049421921809251.388.640.863.757.351.96.5380.92
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1872.6611514101007640220.0180976546925622001.137.380.152.8010.483.74.720-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana31p3426100000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana31p3524000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana31p3624000000000301000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31p3727000000000400000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.000.000.00
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31p3924000000000200001.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31p3914282310010001205000.107.107.143.2504133.188.036.036.1090.0036.360.000.000.0033.33
2002Totals for MLB-MLB         16322310010001405001.094.094.125.2194137.167.031.031.0950.0037.840.000.000.0033.33
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter24533310010002606001.057.057.075.1324159.111.018.019.0000.0044.070.000.000.0033.33
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14282310010001205000.107.107.143.2504133.188.036.036.0000.0036.360.000.000.0033.33
Anaheim Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter614100000000801000.000.000.000.0000015.000.000.000.0000.0053.330.000.000.000.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter411000000000600001.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.0054.550.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16235820207007000176041007.057.057.075.132277398.111.018.019.0000.0044.070.000.000.0033.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1985Salem Angels NwstA-cal22P18---7-1771.0000.39------18100.024.3
1986Quad Cities Angels MidwAcal23P10---21-32.6670.20------10100.07.1
1986California AngelsALMLBcal23P25-4688-116161.0000.640.35-----25100.015.4
1987California AngelsALMLBcal24P35-90611111817.9440.490.19-----35100.021.6
1988California AngelsALMLBcal25P31-194524113029.9670.940.15-----31100.019.1
1989California AngelsALMLBcal26P29-1994162-2220.9090.690.10-----29100.017.9
1990California AngelsALMLBcal27P32-2361421524035.8751.090.15-----32100.019.8
1991California AngelsALMLBcal28P34-2271116232927.9310.790.12-----34100.021.0
1992California AngelsALMLBcal29P31-204317312320.8700.650.10-----31100.019.1
1993California AngelsALMLBcal30P35-25110265-4136.8781.030.14-----35100.021.6
1994California AngelsALMLBcal31P25-183917413026.8671.040.14-----25100.021.7
1995California AngelsALMLBcal32P32-203418432622.8460.690.11-----32100.022.1
1996California AngelsALMLBcal33P35-238928344037.9251.060.16-----35100.021.7
1997Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+ana34P2--12--331.0001.50------2100.01.5
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana34P25-164217--19191.0000.760.12-----25100.015.4
1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana35P34-2231324344037.9251.090.17-----34100.021.0
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana36P33-213728313835.9211.060.16-----33100.020.4
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle37P34-2181120413531.8860.910.14-----34100.021.0
2001Akron Aeros EastAAcle38P2---2--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38P22-1132113-1613.8130.590.12-----22100.013.6
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle39P18-105316322219.8641.060.18-----18100.011.1
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39P14-8517--881.0000.570.09-----14100.08.6
MLB Totals for P - 17 season(s)-   P524-31921223254625493447.9070.850.14-----5240.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---2--221.0001.00------20.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--12--331.0001.50------20.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10---21-32.6670.20------100.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P18---7-1771.0000.39------180.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1985Salem Angels NwstA-cal2218----------
1986Quad Cities Angels MidwAcal2310----------
1986California AngelsALMLBcal2325----------
1987California AngelsALMLBcal2435----------
1988California AngelsALMLBcal2531----------
1989California AngelsALMLBcal2629----------
1990California AngelsALMLBcal2732----------
1991California AngelsALMLBcal2834----------
1992California AngelsALMLBcal2931----------
1993California AngelsALMLBcal3035----------
1994California AngelsALMLBcal3125----------
1995California AngelsALMLBcal3232----------
1996California AngelsALMLBcal3335----------
1997Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+ana342----------
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana3425----------
1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana3534----------
1999Anaheim AngelsALMLBana3633----------
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3734----------
2001Akron Aeros EastAAcle382----------
2001Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3822----------
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3918----------
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3914----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1986California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB23000.003002.0100100.504.500.000.004.5000.00.000
2001Cleveland IndiansDiv SeriesMLB38027.272008.29761001.839.350.006.2310.381.670.00.000
2002St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB39000.0011000006.14000270000.985.680.002.849.953.500.00.000
2002St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB39107.2011000005.07441310002.0012.601.805.401.800.337.201.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs024.20312000015.013070817001.407.800.004.8010.202.130.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs105.1441300007.0844132001.5710.291.293.862.570.675.141.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2002St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB3913000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2002St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB3912100000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs13000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs12100000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1989AL Pitcher of the Month (May)1
1990AL Pitcher of the Month (July)1
1996American League Player of the Week (July 22-July 28)1
1997AL Pitcher of the Month (July) ... American League Player of the Week (July 28-August 3)2
1998AL Pitcher of the Month (April)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2002-07-19TradeTraded by Indians to Cardinals for Coco Crisp and Luis Garcia. 
2001-08-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-06-29InjuredDisabled -- Muscle spasms in neck and left shoulder 
2001-06-20InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-06-02InjuredDisabled -- neck spasms 
1999-12-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1999-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-01-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1995-11-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1986California AngelsTeam Payroll2360,000-61428-386,34760,00060,000
1987California AngelsTeam Payroll2477,500-4622235344,90660,000137,500
1988California AngelsTeam Payroll25111,000-4732133392,10762,500248,500
1989California AngelsTeam Payroll26180,000-4171949429,80262,500428,500
1990California AngelsTeam Payroll27725,000-2191469++515,727100,0001,153,500
1991California AngelsTeam Payroll282,500,000-52493++742,231100,0003,653,500
1992California AngelsTeam Payroll294,375,000-11199++962,245109,0008,028,500
1993California AngelsTeam Payroll305,375,000-81100++968,431109,00013,403,500
1994California AngelsTeam Payroll313,875,000-44196++957,101109,00017,278,500
1995California AngelsTeam Payroll324,875,000-39296++999,520109,00022,153,500
1996California AngelsTeam Payroll333,060,000-98390++957,870109,00025,213,500
1997Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll344,000,000-79292++1,182,177150,00029,213,500
1998Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll355,000,000-56394++1,276,192170,00034,213,500
1999Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll365,800,000-53295++1,454,491200,00040,013,500
2000Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll377,911,948-27298++1,394,248200,00047,925,448
2001Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll389,666,667-27298++1,897,758200,00057,592,115
2002Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll397,911,948-60294++2,011,045200,00065,504,063
2002St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll397,911,948-60294++2,011,045200,00065,504,063
* 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