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Current Status
Missing Status
High Level
Proper Name
Vincent Scott Elarton
Stat Years
1994-2013  [mlb] 1998-2008
Height/Weight
6-7 / 240
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (446)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1976-02-23 in Lamar, Colorado   [44.167]
High School
Lamar (Lamar,CO)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #1 (#25 overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1998-06-20 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.118)
Service Time
9.081 (2012)
Organizations
HOU [8] CLE [4] COL [3] KCA [2] PHI [1] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 940 ... retro id: elars001 ... mlbam id: 134003
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1994Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou-181---400.00550000028.090005281000.502.890.001.619.000.005.601.000
    1994Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAhou-181---413.29990000054.2422320418423111.106.910.662.966.913.792.33.800
    1994Minor Totals: HOUbyYearRk/A----182---812.1914140000082.7512320423704110.905.580.442.527.662.523.04.889
    1995Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAhou-192---1374.45262600000149.21498674127111212081.478.960.724.276.735.171.58.650
    1995Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA----191---1374.46262600000149.71498674127111212081.478.990.724.286.765.191.58.650
    1996Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+hou-203---1272.92272731000172.1154675613541305081.218.040.682.826.793.502.41.632
    1996Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA+----201---1272.93272731000172.3154675613541305081.218.050.682.826.803.502.41.632
    1997Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-214---743.24202020000133.110357486471415021.136.950.413.179.523.853.00.636
    1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAhou-214---445.33990000054.0513632517504011.268.500.832.838.336.002.94.500
    1997Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA/AA----212---1183.85292920000187.3154938011641919031.177.410.533.089.194.472.98.579
    1998New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou50225---944.0114142100092.07142416411003041.226.950.594.019.784.112.44.692
    1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf213.3228200726257.0402121520561011.056.320.793.168.843.322.80.667
    1998Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----221---944.0114142100092.07142416411003041.226.950.594.019.784.112.44.692
    1998MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf213.3228200726257.0402121520561011.056.320.793.168.843.322.80.667
    1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf953.484215008271124.011155488431213041.248.060.583.128.783.992.81.643
    1999MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf953.484215008271124.011155488431213041.248.060.583.128.783.992.81.643
    2000Round Rock ExpressTexAAhou-247---102.8411000006.17221070001.119.951.420.009.952.840.001.000
    2000New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-247---100.75220000012.031104120010.582.250.003.009.000.753.001.000
    2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1774.81303020000192.219811710329841318061.469.251.353.926.125.471.56.708
    2000Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAA/AAA----242---201.49330000018.3103314190010.774.970.501.999.451.494.751.000
    2000MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1774.82303020000192.719811710329841318061.479.271.363.936.135.481.56.708
    2001Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-258---017.0422000007.214662081021.8316.432.350.009.397.040.00.000
    2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou39258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf487.14202000000109.212688872649765061.6010.342.134.026.247.221.55.333
    2001Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol40258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf026.65440000023.0201717810110001.307.833.133.914.306.651.10.000
    2001Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA----251---017.5022000007.714662081021.9417.502.500.0010.007.502.00.000
    2001MLB Totals: HOU-COLbyYearMLB----252Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4107.08242400000132.71461051043459875061.559.942.314.025.927.151.47.286
    2003Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-279---685.31202000000118.214681701539924081.5611.071.142.966.986.142.36.429
    2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol50279Log - Sp - Ext - Perf446.2711100001051.27346361320203041.8012.722.263.483.488.011.00.500
    2003Minor Totals: COLbyYearAAA----271---685.33202000000118.714681701539924081.5711.121.142.977.016.172.36.429
    2003MLB Totals: COLbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf446.3311100001051.77346361320203041.8212.832.293.523.528.091.00.500
    2004Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-2810---113.15331100020.0197715100011.208.550.452.254.503.152.00.500
    2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol502810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf069.80880000041.1574545820235001.8612.411.744.355.019.801.15.000
    2004Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle392810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf354.53212111000117.110762592542803041.278.211.923.226.144.761.90.375
    2004Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----281---113.15331100020.0197715100011.208.550.452.254.503.152.00.500
    2004MLB Totals: COL-CLEbyYearMLB----282Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3115.92292911000158.716410710433621038041.439.331.883.535.866.091.66.214
    2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle392911Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1194.61313110000181.21891009332481034161.309.361.592.385.104.952.15.550
    2005MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1194.62313110000181.71891009332481034161.319.391.592.385.124.972.15.550
    2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca363012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf495.34202000000114.211773682652493061.479.182.044.083.855.730.94.308
    2006MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf495.36202000000114.711773682652493061.489.222.054.103.865.750.94.308
    2007Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-3113---113.1222000008.29530541001.629.350.005.194.155.190.80.500
    2007Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle613113---102.50900029018.0177525141001.228.501.002.507.003.502.801.000
    2007Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-3113---236.70880000044.15134331314194001.4710.352.642.843.866.901.36.400
    2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca373113Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2410.46990000037.05344431221132032.0012.892.925.113.1610.700.62.333
    2007Minor Totals: CLE-KCAbyYearAA/AAA----313---445.2019100029071.07746411524376001.429.761.903.044.695.831.54.500
    2007MLB Totals: KCAbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2410.46990000037.05344431221132032.0012.892.925.113.1610.700.62.333
    2008Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle343214---122.4515000115025.2219727180001.097.360.702.456.313.162.57.333
    2008Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle393214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.52800048015.1167609152001.639.390.005.288.804.111.67.000
    2008Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----321---122.5015000115025.7219727180001.117.500.712.506.433.212.57.333
    2008MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.58800048015.3167609152001.669.540.005.368.944.171.67.000
    2010Charlotte KnightsILAAAcha463415---128.2416000416019.226211878135011.7311.903.203.665.959.611.63.333
    2010Minor Totals: CHAbyYearAAA----341---128.4416000416019.726211878135011.7712.193.283.756.099.841.63.333
    2012Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi303616---6115.41262600000136.116093821354889091.5710.560.863.565.816.141.63.353
    2012Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----361---6115.42262600000136.316093821354889091.5710.580.863.575.826.151.63.353
    2013Sugar Land SkeetersAtlIndy------3717---665.03191810010102.013059571331427011.5811.471.152.743.715.211.35.500
    2013Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----371---665.03191810010102.013059571331427011.5811.471.152.743.715.211.35.500
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)56615.2923217041196231,065.31107675626192418698391401.439.351.623.535.905.701.67.479
    National League Totals (7 yrs)36335.36143892015543599.362538935797246438250211.459.391.463.706.585.841.78.522
    American League Totals (5 yrs)20285.20898121480466.048228626995172260141191.409.311.833.325.025.521.51.417
    Minor League Totals74564.132141748374001,101.31052577505102394888581461.318.600.833.227.264.722.25.569
    Minor: Indy Totals665.03191810010102.013059571331427011.5811.471.152.743.715.211.35.500
    Minor: Rk Totals400.00550000028.090005281000.502.890.001.619.000.005.601.000
    Minor: A Totals1784.15353500000204.319110994168915415191.378.420.713.926.794.811.73.680
    Minor: A+ Totals1272.93272731000172.3154675613541305081.218.050.682.826.803.502.41.632
    Minor: AA Totals953.22232320000148.311964537521526021.157.230.433.169.243.892.92.643
    Minor: AAA Totals32364.9612484327400548.357933730266194424310271.419.511.083.196.965.532.19.471
    Houston Astros Totals (4 yrs)32214.83120672015533483.347528125968196384170171.398.851.273.657.155.231.96.604
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)14154.53605221480314.3312169158579919891101.318.941.632.845.674.842.00.483
    Kansas City Royals Totals (2 yrs)6136.61292900000151.71701171113873625091.6110.122.264.353.696.960.85.316
    Colorado Rockies Totals (3 yrs)4127.60232200010116.0150108982950548041.7211.642.253.884.198.381.08.250
    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%
    1997Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-21p---12022361011000102000.273.273.455.72824102.182.182.2500.004.170.0022.04.1733.3
    1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAhou-21p---196221000000200000.333.333.500.833631.167.167.5000.0033.330.000.00.0050.0
    1998New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou5022p---21415121001001005000.133.188.200.3882131.133.067.1334.760.000.000.00.0050.0
    1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3922pL-S-E-P2287000000000403000.000.000.000.0001000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3923pL-S-E-P341261500010001007000.192.192.192.3843350.000.000.3130.0030.300.000.00.000.0
    2000Round Rock ExpressTexAAhou-24p---411000000000101000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2000New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-24p---423000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3924pL-S-E-P4296361020000012026002.159.197.190.38772122.048.031.2331.3927.7820.000.00.0020.0
    2001Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3925pL-S-E-P51830120002001835001.067.176.067.2433920.033.000.0912.5620.518.000.00.000.0
    2001Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol4025pL-S-E-P548010000000200001.125.125.125.250810.000.000.1670.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    2003Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-27p---62023251001002606000.217.280.261.5413161.130.044.2946.4519.353.000.00.0020.0
    2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol5027pL-S-E-P61014210000002401000.071.188.071.2591710.143.000.10011.7623.532.000.00.000.0
    2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol5028pL-S-E-P789120000001204000.222.300.222.5221420.111.000.2867.1414.292.000.00.000.0
    2004Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3928pL-S-E-P723110000000100000.333.333.333.666310.000.000.5000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3929pL-S-E-P8312000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3630pL-S-E-P923111000000001000.333.333.6671.000421.333.334.3330.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca3731pL-S-E-P1011000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2012Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi3036p---11812120001000503100.167.154.167.3211620.000.000.2500.0031.250.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)1741661323300300553527004.139.188.157.345203263.048.018.2042.4626.1110.600.00.0013.0
    National League Totals (7 yrs)1381571121200300550526004.134.186.146.332193232.045.012.1962.5925.9110.000.00.009.5
    American League Totals (4 yrs)369221000000301000.222.222.333.5551031.111.111.3330.0030.000.000.00.0050.0
    Minor League Totals7482917401400316017100.207.233.293.526103245.122.086.2422.9115.535.3382.00.9729.4
    Minor: AA Totals2123361011000203000.261.261.435.69626102.174.174.2500.007.690.0023.03.8533.3
    Minor: AAA Totals5359611300300314014100.186.222.237.45977143.102.051.2393.9018.184.670.00.0027.3
    Houston Astros Totals (4 yrs)116126817200300242521003.135.180.151.331154192.032.016.2021.3027.2721.000.00.0011.8
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)335110000000200000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.3330.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    Colorado Rockies Totals (3 yrs)2231340000003805001.129.206.129.3353940.097.000.1747.6920.512.670.00.000.0
    Kansas City Royals Totals (2 yrs)34111000000101000.250.250.500.750521.250.250.3330.0020.000.000.00.00100.0
    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
    1994Gulf Coast Astros GCLRk18P500.02400661.0001.200.008.5100.014
    1994Quad Cities River BanditsMidwA18P900.02500771.0000.800.006.5100.014
    1995Quad Cities River BanditsMidwA19P2600.0716122423.9580.900.0019.0100.09
    1996Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+20P2700.01820414238.9051.400.0020.0100.07
    1997Jackson GeneralsTexAA21P2000.011160027271.0001.400.0014.4100.010
    1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAA21P900.055101110.9091.100.006.3100.016
    1998New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAA22P1400.0411201715.8821.100.009.9100.013
    1998Houston AstrosNLMLB22P28057.04401881.0000.300.1417.3100.011
    1999Houston AstrosNLMLB23P420124.0480012121.0000.300.1025.9100.05
    2000Round Rock ExpressTexAA24P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.021
    2000New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAA24P200.01200331.0001.500.001.4100.021
    2000Houston AstrosNLMLB24P300192.214210435351.0001.200.1818.5100.09
    2001Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA25P200.00100111.0000.500.001.4100.027
    2001Houston AstrosNLMLB25P200109.2918222927.9311.400.2512.3100.011
    2001Colorado RockiesNLMLB25P4023.00400441.0001.000.172.5100.023
    2003Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA27P2000.05270332321.0001.600.0014.0100.09
    2003Colorado RockiesNLMLB27P111051.23110114141.0001.300.276.8100.015
    2004Buffalo BisonsILAAA28P300.02300551.0001.700.002.1100.025
    2004Cleveland IndiansALMLB28P2121117.158111413.9290.600.1113.0100.014
    2004Colorado RockiesNLMLB28P8841.12500771.0000.900.174.9100.018
    2005Cleveland IndiansALMLB29P3131181.2711222018.9000.600.1019.1100.09
    2006Kansas City RoyalsALMLB30P2020114.23130116161.0000.800.1412.3100.014
    2007Wichita WranglersTexAA31P200.01300441.0002.000.001.4100.026
    2007Buffalo BisonsILAAA31P900.01200331.0000.300.006.3100.017
    2007Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA31P800.00200221.0000.300.005.6100.014
    2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLB31P9937.01201331.0000.300.085.6100.018
    2008Buffalo BisonsILAAA32P1500.02200441.0000.300.0010.5100.012
    2008Cleveland IndiansALMLB32P8015.01400551.0000.600.334.9100.018
    2010Charlotte KnightsILAAA34P1600.02301551.0000.300.0011.1100.016
    2012Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAA36P2600.01312332825.8931.000.0018.2100.05
    MLB Totals - (P)232991,06253109513167162.9700.700.150.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)12400357067111105.9460.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)230012190031311.0001.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)27001820414238.9051.400.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)3500921123130.9680.900.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)5002400661.0001.200.000.00.00
    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
    1994Minor14----------
    1995Minor26----------
    1996Minor27----------
    1997Minor29----------
    1998MLB28----------
    1998Minor14----------
    1999MLB42----------
    2000MLB30----------
    2000Minor3----------
    2001MLB24----------
    2001Minor2----------
    2003MLB11----------
    2003Minor20----------
    2004MLB29----------
    2004Minor3----------
    2005MLB31----------
    2006MLB20----------
    2007MLB9----------
    2007Minor19----------
    2008MLB8----------
    2008Minor15----------
    2010Minor16----------
    2012Minor26----------
    Totals446----------