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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Martin Eugene Bystrom
Stat Years
1977-1989  [mlb] 1980-1985
Height/Weight
6-5 / 200
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (229)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Killian (Miami,FL)
Colleges
Miami-Dade College (Miami,Florida)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Philadelphia Phillies in 1976
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1980-09-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.043)
Service Time
Organizations
PHI [9] NYA [4] SFN [1] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9516 ... retro id: bystm001 ... mlbam id: 111845
Relations
Uncle of James Plaisted
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1977Spartanburg PhilliesWcarAphi-181---13113.382727122000184.019983691649992201.359.730.782.404.844.062.02.542
    1977Minor Totals: PHIbyYearA----181---13113.382727122000184.019983691649992201.359.730.782.404.844.062.02.542
    1978Peninsula PilotsCaroA+phi-192---1572.832626135000197.0170716210461598071.107.770.462.107.263.243.46.682
    1978Minor Totals: PHIbyYearA+----191---1572.832626135000197.0170716210461598071.107.770.462.107.263.243.46.682
    1979Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-203---954.08262670000172.01741027815691085071.419.100.783.615.655.341.57.643
    1979Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----201---954.08262670000172.01741027815691085071.419.100.783.615.655.341.57.643
    1980Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-214---653.6614144100091.0894937827682051.278.800.792.676.734.852.52.545
    1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf501.50651111036.0266619211000.976.500.252.255.251.502.331.000
    1980Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----211---653.6614144100091.0894937827682051.278.800.792.676.734.852.52.545
    1980MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf501.50651111036.0266619211000.976.500.252.255.251.502.331.000
    1981Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-225---004.5022000004.05220121011.5011.250.002.254.504.502.00.000
    1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf433.35991000053.2552120316240111.329.220.502.684.023.521.50.571
    1981Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAA----221---004.5022000004.05220121011.5011.250.002.254.504.502.00.000
    1981MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf433.38991000053.7552120316240111.339.300.512.714.063.551.50.571
    1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf564.8519161003089.0935348235503151.449.400.203.545.065.361.43.455
    1982MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf564.8519161003089.0935348235503151.449.400.203.545.065.361.43.455
    1983Peninsula PilotsCaroA+phi-247---100.0011000006.05100191001.007.500.001.5013.501.509.001.000
    1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf694.60242311010119.11367561644872171.5110.260.453.326.565.661.98.400
    1983Minor Totals: PHIbyYearA+----241---100.0011000006.05100191001.007.500.001.5013.501.509.001.000
    1983MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf694.61242311010119.31367561644872171.5110.280.453.326.575.671.98.400
    1984Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-258---025.56550000022.226171419100001.5410.320.403.573.976.751.11.000
    1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi50258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf445.0811110000056.2663632522360401.5510.480.793.495.725.721.64.500
    1984New York YankeesALMLBnya53258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf222.97770000039.1341613313241011.197.780.692.975.493.661.85.500
    1984Minor Totals: PHIbyYearAAA----251---025.68550000022.726171419100001.5810.540.413.654.056.891.11.000
    1984MLB Totals: PHI-NYAbyYearMLB----252Log - Sp - Ext - Perf664.2218180000096.01005245835601411.419.380.753.285.634.881.71.500
    1985Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-269---201.88440000024.0137519161000.924.880.383.386.002.631.781.000
    1985New York YankeesALMLBnya50269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf325.71880000041.0442926819160011.549.661.764.173.516.370.84.600
    1985Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA----261---201.88440000024.0137519161000.924.880.383.386.002.631.781.000
    1985MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf325.71880000041.0442926819160011.549.661.764.173.516.370.84.600
    1986Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-2710---413.421390034155.1632421620281031.5010.250.983.254.553.901.40.800
    1986Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA----271---413.431390034155.3632421620281031.5110.290.983.274.573.921.40.800
    1987Prince William YankeesCaroA+nya-2811---233.48770000031.041161229130031.6111.900.582.613.774.651.44.400
    1987Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-2811---335.891161125144.1503029322312021.6210.150.614.476.296.091.41.500
    1987Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA+/AA----282---564.9118131125175.3914641531442051.6210.910.603.725.275.511.42.455
    1988Maine PhilliesILAAAphi272912---574.8814141000072.0895339833438041.6911.131.004.135.386.631.30.417
    1988Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-2912---336.1411110000055.2684338526402021.6910.990.814.206.476.951.54.500
    1988Minor Totals: PHI-SFNbyYearAAA----292---8105.45252510000127.7157967713598310061.7011.110.924.175.876.791.41.444
    1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-3013---416.00910038015.031201009101022.6718.600.005.406.0012.001.11.800
    1989Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----301---416.00910038015.031201009101022.6718.600.005.406.0012.001.11.800
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)29264.26847942150435.04542362062815825877151.419.390.583.275.344.881.63.527
    National League Totals (5 yrs)24224.24696442150354.73761911671712621867131.429.550.433.205.544.851.73.522
    American League Totals (2 yrs)544.3815150000080.37845391132401021.378.761.243.604.495.061.25.556
    Minor League Totals67483.841701533898172974.0102351841675330636342361.399.450.693.055.884.791.93.583
    Minor: A Totals13113.382727122000184.019983691649992201.359.730.782.404.844.062.02.542
    Minor: A+ Totals18102.853434135000234.02168874125618190101.168.310.462.156.963.383.23.643
    Minor: AA Totals335.801381125148.3553231323333031.6210.290.564.306.175.991.43.500
    Minor: AAA Totals33244.2996841216121507.755331524244202323200231.499.810.783.585.735.591.60.579
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (5 yrs)24224.24696442150354.73761911671712621867131.429.550.433.205.544.851.73.522
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)544.3815150000080.37845391132401021.378.761.243.604.495.061.25.556
    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%
    1977Spartanburg PhilliesWcarAphi-18p---1270000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1979Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-20p---2264010000001100000.250.400.250.650510.250.000.33320.0020.001.000.00.000.0
    1980Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-21p---3195010000000200000.200.200.200.400510.000.000.3330.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi5021pL-S-E-P3614110001001900000.071.133.071.2041510.071.000.2006.6760.009.000.00.000.0
    1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi5022pL-S-E-P49170200000101001000.118.118.118.2361820-0.059.000.2860.0055.560.000.00.000.0
    1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi5023pL-S-E-P519242310000011203000.125.160.167.3272841.083.042.2503.5742.8612.000.00.0033.3
    1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi5024pL-S-E-P624382910040021401101.237.268.263.53142101.079.026.3604.7633.337.000.00.0011.1
    1984Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-25p---754000000000400000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi5025pL-S-E-P71119131000000703000.158.158.211.3692241.053.053.2500.0031.820.000.00.0033.3
    1988Maine PhilliesILAAAphi2729p---81512330000003501000.250.400.250.6501630.250.000.42918.7531.251.670.00.000.0
    1988Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-29p---8117010000012101000.143.333.143.4761010.143.000.16720.0010.000.500.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)6911261830050145208101.161.188.188.376125213.054.027.2953.2041.6013.000.00.0016.7
    National League Totals (5 yrs)6911261830050145208101.161.188.188.376125213.054.027.2953.2041.6013.000.00.0016.7
    Minor League Totals103323600000161302000.188.316.188.5044060.156.000.31615.0032.502.170.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals76323600000161302000.188.316.188.5044060.156.000.31615.0032.502.170.00.000.0
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (5 yrs)6911261830050145208101.161.188.188.376125213.054.027.2953.2041.6013.000.00.0016.7
    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
    1978Peninsula PilotsCaroA+19P2600.01929245048.9601.800.0018.7100.04
    1979Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA20P2600.01728434945.9181.700.0019.3100.05
    1980Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA21P1900.0127102019.9501.000.0014.1100.08
    1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB21P6036.04100114141.0002.300.393.7100.015
    1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB22P9053.2313201816.8891.800.308.4100.011
    1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB23P19089.068211614.8750.700.1611.7100.012
    1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB24P240119.11010102120.9520.800.1714.8100.09
    1984Portland BeaversPCLAAA25P500.01200331.0000.600.003.6100.014
    1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB25P11056.2460010101.0000.900.186.8100.011
    1984New York YankeesALMLB25P7039.14200661.0000.900.154.3100.016
    1985Columbus ClippersILAAA26P400.0221054.8001.000.002.9100.017
    1985New York YankeesALMLB26P8041.019101110.9091.300.245.0100.012
    1986Columbus ClippersILAAA27P1300.064121110.9090.800.009.4100.011
    1987Prince William YankeesCaroA+28P700.03400771.0001.000.005.0100.018
    1987Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAA28P1100.0640010101.0000.900.007.9100.015
    1988Maine PhilliesILAAA29P1400.02120014141.0001.000.009.993.313
    1988Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA29P1100.039201412.8571.100.007.7100.017
    1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA30P900.01200331.0000.300.006.3100.014
    MLB Totals - (P)8404343258629690.9381.100.210.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)10100446695119110.9241.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)1100640010101.0000.900.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)33002233245755.9651.700.000.00.00
    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
    1978Minor26----------
    1979Minor26----------
    1980MLB6----------
    1980Minor19----------
    1981MLB9----------
    1982MLB19----------
    1983MLB24----------
    1984MLB18----------
    1984Minor5----------
    1985MLB8----------
    1985Minor4----------
    1986Minor13----------
    1987Minor18----------
    1988Minor25----------
    1989Minor9----------
    Totals229----------