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Steve BakerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1986 MLB Years: 1978-1983
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PositionsP-270Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSteven Byrne Baker
Height6-0Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 30,1956 [61.295]PlaceEugene,Oregon
High SchoolMonte Vista (Spring Valley,CA)
CollegeGrossmont College (El Cajon,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 18th round (420th overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutMay 25,1978 [21.268]
OrganizationsDET [4] OAK [2] SLN [2] TOR [2] LAN [1] MON [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8405Retrosheet IDbakes101MLBAM ID110487
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts43Walks51Hittable41SO/BB47vsPower41Hitting6Durability60Team.498Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977Montgomery RebelsSouAAdet-S/R20454.301587200069.0654433235714101.458.480.264.579.262.03.444-
1978Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-ST21813.21161604300101.0933936353874001.458.290.274.727.751.64.889-
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet31S/R21244.5515105001063.0663732642396001.719.380.855.975.540.93.3334.57
1979Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-S/R22027.71532000014.0181312110151002.0011.570.646.439.641.50.000-
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet31S/R22176.6421129002184.09763621351547261.7610.391.395.465.791.06.1255.49
1980Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-ST23653.20171705000107.0934738868544001.507.820.675.724.540.79.545-
1980Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-S/R23136.62954100034.0432725123180001.9411.380.266.094.760.78.250-
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0784.02262246000141.01367463991724001.618.680.575.814.600.79.467-
1981Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-ST248144.56302645120160.017094811377799001.549.560.734.334.441.03.364-
1982Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ST251352.48232219300163.01476545668792001.328.120.333.754.361.16.722-
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36S/R25114.56532002025.230141334140001.3210.521.051.404.913.50.5003.61
1983Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-ST26494.5513130610085.0754943630674001.247.940.643.187.092.23.308-
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak36Rel26334.33351340018554.0593226426233021.579.830.674.333.830.88.5004.42
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln41Rel26011.80808003010.010420413001.409.00--3.600.900.25.0003.76
1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST271094.352825310010171.218691831752863001.399.750.892.734.511.65.526-
1985Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-ST289123.91272708000181.220099791468904001.489.910.693.374.461.32.429-
1986Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-S/R296126.21272162051126.01749987939653001.6912.430.642.794.641.67.333-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter7165.1384265800266236.12621501352612713119281.649.950.994.824.971.03.3042.03
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter69774.1721018327528811211.012646675628052371138101.479.380.593.885.281.36.473-
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter65724.1619517520508811142.011996235297848864034001.489.440.613.845.041.31.474-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter454.301587200069.0654433235714101.458.480.264.579.262.03.444-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter444.41404360020579.2894639730373021.4910.050.793.394.181.23.500-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3115.743622140031147.01631009419939313261.749.961.165.685.681.00.214-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter011.80808003010.010420413001.409.00--3.600.900.25.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings6155.1378245400246220.02431391252411812218271.649.950.994.824.971.03.2862.03
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13144.17383359110220.022912110215951297001.479.380.593.885.281.36.481-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-p25230000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p27281000002000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1985Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-p282713110001000702000.077.077.077.1541015.167.000.000.0690.0046.670.000.000.000.00
1986Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-p292729371007001903100.241.258.276.5348134.333.035.069.2392.9426.479.000.000.0014.29
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1204348100100011607100.186.200.209.4099152.286.023.047.0001.9230.7716.000.000.0012.50
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1054348100100011607100.186.200.209.4099152.286.023.047.0001.9230.7716.000.000.0012.50
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258511100140012209100.186.200.209.40912170.286.023.047.0001.9230.7716.000.000.0012.50

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet21P16--68--14141.0000.88------16100.011.8
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet21P15-63351-98.8890.530.13-----15100.09.3
1979Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet22P5--11--221.0000.40------5100.03.7
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet22P21-8438-111111.0000.520.13-----21100.013.0
1980Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor23P17--11112-2422.9171.29------17100.012.2
1981Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor24P30--12243-3936.9231.20------30100.021.4
1982Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak25P23--1213312825.8931.09------23100.016.1
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak25P5-25-31-43.7500.600.12-----5100.03.1
1983Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak26P13--981-1817.9441.31------13100.09.2
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26P35-5434--771.0000.200.13-----35100.021.6
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P8-1013--441.0000.500.40-----8100.04.9
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27P28--1417-231311.0001.11------28100.018.1
1985Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon28P27--16201-3736.9731.33------27100.019.0
1986Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan29P27--518112423.9580.85------27100.019.0
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P84-2361023213533.9430.390.14-----840.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P186--86120114217206.9491.11------1860.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet2116----------
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet2115----------
1979Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet225----------
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet2221----------
1980Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor2317----------
1981Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor2430----------
1982Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak2523----------
1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak255----------
1983Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak2613----------
1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2635----------
1983St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln268----------
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2728----------
1985Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon2827----------
1986Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan2927----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-12-16TradeTraded by Expos to Orioles for Nelson Norman. 
1985-01-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1985-01-01Released by Cardinals. 
1983-09-02TradeTraded by Athletics to Cardinals for Jim Strichek and Tom Dozier. 
1982-03-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1982-01-28Released by Blue Jays. 
1980-06-06Purchased by Blue Jays from Tigers. 
1976-05-10ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
* 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.