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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Frank Julian Estes
Stat Years
1977-1987
Height/Weight
6-0 / 165
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (393) ... 1B (321) ... SS (9) ... 3B (1)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Colleges
Cal State Fullerton (Fullerton, California)
Draft
Selected by the Minnesota Twins in Round #12 (#277 overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [5] ATL [4] TOR [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 78065
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1977Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-23of110236636103194237124173842300.281.318.372.69039213625.158.091.3074.349.692.24183.00.5124.3
    1978Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-241b213447471153161250319643918200.323.403.373.77654917719.232.050.34711.667.100.61237.00.3612.4
    1979Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-251b34616623489102442271702200.289.385.355.7401975910.241.066.31813.718.630.630.00.0020.8
    1979Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-251b-of362163124010211402131803100.245.299.350.6491805713.172.105.2697.2210.001.38163.00.5632.5
    1980Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-261b488333429416364886483311400.282.370.402.77238713425.270.120.29512.408.530.6955.51.5526.6
    1980Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-261b4411281141910205117712300.320.396.406.8021515210.250.086.33111.264.640.410.00.0024.4
    1981Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-271b-of511740342118185454105233514210.293.331.392.72343315827.169.099.3115.318.081.52100.80.9222.9
    1983Savannah BravesSouAAatl-29of6131445621352874581045554226120.303.378.425.80351018939.258.122.33310.7810.590.98111.20.7828.9
    1984Greenville BravesSouAAatl-30of7138510941742264872512783500870.341.423.431.85459622032.269.090.35513.095.870.45127.50.6718.4
    1985Richmond BravesILAAAatl-311b-of8133459531381434731911772702580.301.397.370.76754317021.255.069.30914.184.970.35114.80.7415.2
    1986Richmond BravesILAAAatl-32of-1b9103302377712423529432211550.255.345.341.68635210318.205.086.26512.226.250.51151.00.5723.4
    1987Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-331b1076214235912043202112111620.276.306.388.6942338316.154.112.2824.729.011.9153.51.7227.1
    Minor League Totals117139635061180185373353212667473346122847350.298.370.388.75845231538255.225.090.31610.467.650.73120.10.7321.6
    Minor: AA Totals63922943287071102218304903728921681525190.308.384.399.7832631915150.240.091.33010.988.210.75127.40.6821.2
    Minor: AAA Totals5321669178473751515228363018413041322160.283.352.373.7251892623105.204.090.2969.736.870.71111.30.7922.2
    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 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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1978Orlando TwinsSouAAmin-241---000.0010000101.00000300003.000.000.0027.000.000.000.00.000
    1981Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-272---000.0020001202.01000210001.504.500.009.004.500.000.50.000
    1986Richmond BravesILAAAatl-323---0027.0010001101.01330500006.009.000.0045.000.0027.000.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978Orlando TwinsSouAA241B7300.0647381062695685.9869.400.0051.054.51
    1978Orlando TwinsSouAA24SS900.01500015151.0001.700.006.36.710
    1979Orlando TwinsSouAA251B100.01300013131.00013.000.000.72.23
    1979Toledo Mud HensILAAA251B800.0656387471.9598.900.005.812.94
    1979Toledo Mud HensILAAA25OF700.08101991.0001.300.005.011.37
    1980Orlando TwinsSouAA261B5800.0595351042640630.98410.900.0040.665.91
    1980Toledo Mud HensILAAA261B600.05610457571.0009.500.004.314.64
    1981Toledo Mud HensILAAA271B3400.029821527324319.9859.400.0024.329.13
    1981Toledo Mud HensILAAA27OF3000.0555116160.9842.000.0021.425.65
    1983Savannah BravesSouAA291B300.03000331.0001.000.002.12.36
    1983Savannah BravesSouAA29OF12800.02261352244239.9801.900.0088.397.72
    1984Greenville BravesSouAA301B400.0263143029.9677.300.002.82.94
    1984Greenville BravesSouAA30OF13500.02168110235224.9531.700.0095.797.81
    1985Richmond BravesILAAA311B7600.064155772703696.9909.200.0054.357.11
    1985Richmond BravesILAAA31OF4200.0792408581.9531.900.0030.031.65
    1986Richmond BravesILAAA321B2900.01686221176174.9896.000.0020.728.23
    1986Richmond BravesILAAA32OF5100.08810089891.0001.700.0036.449.54
    1987Syracuse ChiefsILAAA331B2900.022215529242237.9798.200.0020.738.22
    1987Syracuse ChiefsILAAA333B100.03000331.0003.000.000.71.35
    AAA Totals - (1B)1820014501042216119.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (3B)100300013.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)1300023095212.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (1B)1390012847621108110.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (SS)9001500012.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)263004422116212.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1978Minor--73--9-----
    1979Minor--9------7-
    1980Minor--64--------
    1981Minor--34------30-
    1983Minor--3------128-
    1984Minor--4------135-
    1985Minor--76------42-
    1986Minor--29------51-
    1987Minor--29-1------
    Totals--321-19---393-