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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
George Anton Bjorkman
Stat Years
1978-1985  [mlb] 1983-1983
Height/Weight
6-2 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (635) ... 1B (30) ... OF (14) ... 3B (4)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Colleges
Oral Roberts University (Tulsa, Oklahoma), Chaffey College (Rancho Cucamonga, California)
Draft
Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in Round #4 (#93 overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1983-07-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.318)
Service Time
Organizations
SLN [5] MON [2] HOU [1] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8849 ... retro id: bjorg101 ... mlbam id: 111031
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1978Johnson City CardinalsAppRksln-21c---112418110148006420000.268.388.610.99849255.488.342.21212.248.160.6710.28.1645.5
    1978Gastonia CardinalsWcarAsln-21c---146152203911062211222810400.257.346.447.7931796817.336.190.27012.2915.641.2725.33.3543.6
    1979St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-22c---2118384569521295356738281600.247.374.383.75747214732.323.136.28815.4717.371.1242.71.9133.7
    1980Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-23c---370196204714141872274833100.240.339.383.7222307519.306.143.29711.7420.871.7849.01.7440.4
    1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-24c---41073236982141286624728621140.254.392.563.95539918243.526.309.25718.0521.551.1911.57.0252.4
    1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-25c---510831759661921443957810365330.208.371.413.78440913135.464.205.25619.0725.181.3222.63.4253.0
    1983Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-26c---6702303658163123635465232310.252.379.504.88328411631.443.252.27216.2018.311.1319.24.2353.5
    1983Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-26c---617577135004015901000.228.290.316.60663185.158.088.2717.9414.291.800.00.0038.5
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2026cL-S-E-P629758174021400162911041.227.370.360.73093276.347.133.34117.2031.181.8137.52.1535.3
    1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon1027c---791235256121062733296421020.260.346.426.77226710027.289.166.33310.8623.972.2139.22.2544.3
    1985Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-28c---858153193712051411223313000.242.341.418.7591796417.320.176.27812.2918.441.5030.62.7946.0
    1985Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-28c---81131373000202700000.226.273.323.59633103.226.097.2926.0621.213.500.00.0042.9
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)29758174021400162911041.227.370.360.73093276.347.133.34117.2031.181.8137.52.1535.3
    National League Totals (1 yrs)29758174021400162911041.227.370.360.73093276.347.133.34117.2031.181.8137.52.1535.3
    Minor League Totals708211932251613610882913328382516281718100.244.364.442.8062564936234.381.198.27914.9020.121.3524.13.4345.3
    Minor: Rk Totals12418110148006420000.268.388.610.99849255.488.342.21212.248.160.6710.28.1645.5
    Minor: A Totals46152203911062211222810400.257.346.447.7931796817.336.190.27012.2915.641.2725.33.3543.6
    Minor: A+ Totals118384569521295356738281600.247.374.383.75747214732.323.136.28815.4717.371.1242.71.9133.7
    Minor: AA Totals1404265610530416541077310065410.246.361.448.80951419150.380.202.28314.2019.461.3726.63.1147.6
    Minor: AAA Totals39211161822667435315417142083021111490.238.362.453.8151350505130.403.215.27815.4122.371.4521.13.9348.9
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)29758174021400162911041.227.370.360.73093276.347.133.34117.2031.181.8137.52.1535.3
    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
    1978Johnson City CardinalsAppRk21C1100.078100188881.0008.000.0015.791.73
    1978Gastonia CardinalsWcarA21C4500.02083886254246.9695.500.0032.197.81
    1979St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+22C10000.055667147637623.9786.200.0074.184.71
    1979St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+221B100.07101881.0008.000.000.70.84
    1980Arkansas TravelersTexAA23C5000.027830106318308.9696.200.0036.871.42
    1980Arkansas TravelersTexAA23OF1300.02000020201.0001.500.009.618.67
    1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA24C10400.053761143612598.9775.800.0076.597.21
    1981Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAA24OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.70.99
    1982Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAA25C10300.0530601210602590.9805.700.0076.395.41
    1983Columbus AstrosSouAA26C5400.028648117345334.9686.200.0037.877.11
    1983Columbus AstrosSouAA261B800.05860564641.0008.000.005.611.44
    1983Tucson TorosPCLAAA26C1600.07260078781.0004.900.0011.394.15
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLB26C2900.01361610153152.9935.200.0017.9100.04
    1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA27C7400.03613542400396.9905.400.0048.181.32
    1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA271B800.0424154746.9795.800.005.28.85
    1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA273B400.0061076.8571.500.002.64.47
    1985Rochester Red WingsILAAA28C4100.01722344199195.9804.800.0029.570.73
    1985Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA28C800.03910040401.0005.000.005.672.74
    1985Rochester Red WingsILAAA281B1300.08841129392.9897.100.009.422.45
    MLB Totals - (C)29001361610153152.9935.200.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)346001711186341919311897.9825.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)21001308217140138.9866.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)400061076.8571.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)10400564782113663642.9686.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)8005860564641.0008.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)13002000020201.0001.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (C)1000055667147637623.9786.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)1007101881.0008.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (C)45002083886254246.9695.500.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (C)110078100188881.0008.000.000.00.00
    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
    1978Minor-56---------
    1979Minor-1001--------
    1980Minor-50-------13-
    1981Minor-104-------1-
    1982Minor-103---------
    1983MLB-29---------
    1983Minor-708--------
    1984Minor-748-4------
    1985Minor-4913--------
    Totals-63530-4----14-