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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Fred Lawrence Breining
Stat Years
1974-1986  [mlb] 1980-1984
Height/Weight
6-4 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (283)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Lincoln (San Francisco,CA)
Colleges
College of San Mateo (San Mateo, California)
Draft
Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in Round #3 (#57 overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1980-09-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.294)
Service Time
Organizations
SFN [5] MON [2] PIT [2] DET [2] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9171 ... retro id: breif001 ... mlbam id: 111418
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1974-------------181---324.971100000038.0473321035160002.1611.130.008.293.797.820.46.600
    1975Charl. S.C.WcarA----192---384.503500000092.0755746060820001.477.340.005.878.025.581.37.273
    1975Minor Totals: byYearA----191---384.5035000035092.0755746060820001.477.340.005.878.025.581.37.273
    1976SalemCaroA+----203---943.4731000000127.012770490581060001.469.000.004.117.514.961.83.692
    1976Minor Totals: byYearA+----201---943.47310000310127.012770490581060001.469.000.004.117.514.961.83.692
    1977Shreveport MetsTexAAnyn-214---342.5436400032392.0773726341798101.287.530.294.017.733.621.93.429
    1977Minor Totals: NYNbyYearAA----211---342.5436400032392.0773726341798101.287.530.294.017.733.621.93.429
    1978Shreveport CaptainsTexAApit-225---363.7016631010056.0533523421504031.328.520.643.388.045.632.38.333
    1978Columbus ClippersILAAApit-225---226.3821610015155.05445391133346021.588.841.805.405.567.361.03.500
    1978Minor Totals: PITbyYearAA/AAA----222---585.033712410251111.0107806215548410051.458.681.224.386.816.491.56.385
    1979Buffalo BisonsEastAApit-236---542.7012123200080.0773924441735011.488.660.454.618.214.391.78.556
    1979Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-236---421.201085102060.050128217504001.127.500.302.557.501.802.94.667
    1979Minor Totals: PIT-SFNbyYearAA----232---962.06222083020140.012751326581239011.328.160.393.737.913.282.12.600
    1980Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn29247---6134.14540000549100.010657464568413031.629.540.365.047.565.131.50.316
    1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn48247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.4050001506.28440430011.8010.800.005.404.055.400.75.000
    1980Minor Totals: SFNbyYearAAA----241---6134.14540000549100.010657464568413031.629.540.365.047.565.131.50.316
    1980MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.8150001506.78440430011.9411.610.005.814.355.810.75.000
    1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn48258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf522.55451001544177.2662822438373321.347.650.464.404.293.240.97.714
    1981MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf522.56451001544177.7662822438373321.357.690.474.434.313.260.97.714
    1982San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn48269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1163.085492016450143.11466149652981111.389.170.383.276.153.831.88.647
    1982MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1163.085492016450143.31466149652981111.389.180.383.276.163.841.88.647
    1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn482710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11123.82323260000202.2202978615601174151.298.970.672.665.204.311.95.478
    1983MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11123.83323260000202.7202978615601174151.308.990.672.675.214.321.95.478
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon482811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf001.3540000406.24110550001.355.400.006.756.751.351.00.000
    1984MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf001.4540000406.74110550001.455.810.007.267.261.451.00.000
    1985Birmingham BaronsSouAAdet-2912---842.8812128100097.0633631625453000.915.850.562.324.183.341.80.667
    1985Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-2912---124.83740013031.2401817314152001.7111.370.853.984.265.121.07.333
    1985Minor Totals: MON-DETbyYearAAA/AA----292---963.37191681130128.71035448939605001.117.230.632.744.213.791.54.600
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet193013---236.181170024039.1433127521243001.639.841.144.815.497.091.14.400
    1986Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----301---236.211170024039.3433127521243001.649.901.154.835.527.141.14.400
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)27203.34140428032981437.0426191162251592608591.348.770.513.275.353.931.64.574
    National League Totals (5 yrs)27203.34140428032981437.0426191162251592608591.348.770.513.275.353.931.64.574
    Minor League Totals46523.6424559205318613830.07654373364238764248191.398.300.464.206.964.741.66.469
    Minor: Totals324.9711000011038.0473321035160002.1611.130.008.293.797.820.46.600
    Minor: A Totals384.5035000035092.0755746060820001.477.340.005.878.025.581.37.273
    Minor: A+ Totals943.47310000310127.012770490581060001.469.000.004.117.514.961.83.692
    Minor: AA Totals23202.6286421950443385.03201591121914529724141.217.480.443.396.943.722.05.535
    Minor: AAA Totals11205.1493171037610226.02431511292312415724051.629.680.924.946.256.011.27.355
    San Francisco Giants Totals (4 yrs)27203.37136428032941430.3422190161251542558591.348.830.523.225.343.981.66.574
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)001.4540000406.74110550001.455.810.007.267.261.451.00.000
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1977Shreveport MetsTexAAnyn-21p---13612010000000702000.083.083.083.1661410.000.000.2000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1978Shreveport CaptainsTexAApit-22p---2164000000000200000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1979Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-23p---31011020001000400000.182.182.182.3641120.000.000.2860.0036.360.000.00.000.0
    1980Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn2924p---4541000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn4825pL-S-E-P54511000000001701000.000.083.000.0831300.091.000.0007.6953.857.000.00.000.0
    1982San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn4826pL-S-E-P654294600000041405000.207.303.207.5103860.138.000.40010.5336.843.500.00.000.0
    1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn4827pL-S-E-P7326711010040063105004.149.219.164.38378111.104.015.2787.6939.745.170.00.0010.0
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon4828pL-S-E-P841000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)1351085161004001153011004.148.227.157.384130171.111.009.2918.4640.774.820.00.006.2
    National League Totals (4 yrs)1351085161004001153011004.148.227.157.384130171.111.009.2918.4640.774.820.00.006.2
    Minor League Totals116280300010001402000.107.107.107.2143030.000.000.2140.0046.670.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals62270300010001302000.111.111.111.2222930.000.000.2140.0044.830.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals541000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)1311075161004001152011004.150.229.159.388129171.112.009.2918.5340.314.730.00.006.2
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)41000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1978Shreveport CaptainsTexAA22P1600.0190010101.0000.600.0011.8100.08
    1978Columbus ClippersILAAA22P2100.0814102322.9571.000.0015.1100.07
    1979Buffalo BisonsEastAA23P1200.076101413.9291.100.008.6100.011
    1979Shreveport CaptainsTexAA23P1000.049101413.9291.300.007.4100.011
    1980Phoenix GiantsPCLAAA24P5400.0613202119.9050.400.0036.5100.01
    1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLB24P506.20100111.0000.200.163.1100.016
    1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLB25P45077.23120015151.0000.300.1940.5100.03
    1982San Francisco GiantsNLMLB26P540143.11225424137.9020.700.2633.3100.04
    1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLB27P320202.22124204745.9571.400.2219.8100.06
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLB28P406.2000000.0000.000.002.5100.014
    1985Birmingham BaronsSouAA29P1200.0460110101.0000.800.008.4100.010
    1985Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAA29P700.02400661.0000.900.004.9100.013
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA30P1100.01500661.0000.500.007.7100.011
    MLB Totals - (P)140043536626210498.9420.700.230.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)93001736305653.9460.600.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)50001630214846.9580.900.000.00.00
    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
    1978Minor37----------
    1979Minor22----------
    1980MLB5----------
    1980Minor54----------
    1981MLB45----------
    1982MLB54----------
    1983MLB32----------
    1984MLB4----------
    1985Minor19----------
    1986Minor11----------
    Totals283----------