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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kenneth Earl Clay
Stat Years
1972-1981  [mlb] 1977-1981
Height/Weight
6-3 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (131) ... 1B (70) ... 3B (30) ... OF (0)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
E.C. Glass (Lynchburg,VA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the New York Yankees in Round #2 (#38 overall) of the 1972 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1977-06-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.062)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [4] TEX [1] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9954 ... retro id: clayk101 ... mlbam id: 112380
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts18Walks51Hittable52SO/BB29vsPower52Hitting0Durability30Team.544Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1972Johnson CityAppRk----181---722.971300000091.0693230053660001.346.820.005.246.533.161.25.778
    1972Minor Totals: byYearRk----181---722.9713000013091.0693230053660001.346.820.005.246.533.161.25.778
    1973Fort LauderdaleFSLA+----192---10102.2824000000158.01296140080970001.327.350.004.565.533.471.21.500
    1973Minor Totals: byYearA+----191---10102.28240000240158.01296140080970001.327.350.004.565.533.471.21.500
    1974West HavenEastAA----203---5134.8831000000155.016010384077990001.539.290.004.475.755.981.29.278
    1974Minor Totals: byYearAA----201---5134.88310000310155.016010384077990001.539.290.004.475.755.981.29.278
    1975West HavenEastAA----214---1022.6315000000106.0833931044770001.207.050.003.746.543.311.75.833
    1975SyracuseILAAA----214---356.00900000048.0603432027320001.8111.250.005.066.006.381.19.375
    1975Minor Totals: byYearAAA/AA----212---1373.68240000240154.014373630711090001.398.360.004.156.374.271.54.650
    1976SyracuseILAAA----225---1184.1330000000168.02029477067870001.6010.820.003.594.665.041.30.579
    1976Minor Totals: byYearAAA----221---1184.13300000300168.02029477067870001.6010.820.003.594.665.041.30.579
    1977Syracuse ChiefsILAAAnya-236---511.6810105000075.0481814233327001.085.760.243.963.842.160.97.833
    1977New York YankeesALMLBnya50236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf234.37213001118155.2533227624200011.388.570.973.883.235.170.83.400
    1977Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA----231---511.6810105000075.0481814233327001.085.760.243.963.842.160.97.833
    1977MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf234.40213001118155.7533227624200011.398.640.983.913.265.220.83.400
    1978New York YankeesALMLBnya43247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf344.28286001322075.2894136321324021.4510.590.362.503.814.881.52.429
    1978MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf344.31286001322075.7894136321324021.4610.650.362.513.834.911.52.429
    1979New York YankeesALMLBnya43258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf175.40325001727278.18849471225287021.4410.111.382.873.225.631.12.125
    1979MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf175.42325001727278.38849471225287021.4510.141.382.883.235.651.12.125
    1980Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-269---941.96202073000138.01064030950788061.136.910.593.265.092.611.56.692
    1980Texas RangersALMLBtex16269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf234.60880000043.0432422429177031.679.000.846.073.565.020.59.400
    1980Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAAA----261---941.96202073000138.01064030950788061.136.910.593.265.092.611.56.692
    1980MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf234.60880000043.0432422429177031.679.000.846.073.565.020.59.400
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLBsea212710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf274.63221400280101.011662521042325131.5610.340.893.742.855.520.76.222
    1981MLB Totals: SEAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf274.63221400280101.011662521042325131.5610.340.893.742.855.520.76.222
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)10244.69111360043753353.738920818435141129231111.509.910.893.593.295.300.91.294
    American League Totals (5 yrs)10244.69111360043753353.738920818435141129231111.509.910.893.593.295.300.91.294
    Minor League Totals60453.241523012301220939.08574213381143156815061.378.210.114.135.444.041.32.571
    Minor: Rk Totals722.9713000013091.0693230053660001.346.820.005.246.533.161.25.778
    Minor: A+ Totals10102.28240000240158.01296140080970001.327.350.004.565.533.471.21.500
    Minor: AA Totals15153.97460000460261.024314211501211760001.398.380.004.176.074.901.45.500
    Minor: AAA Totals28183.2169301230390429.04161861531117722915061.388.730.233.714.803.901.29.609
    New York Yankees Totals (3 yrs)6144.7381140041673209.723012211021708011051.439.890.903.013.445.251.14.300
    Seattle Mariners Totals (1 yrs)274.63221400280101.011662521042325131.5610.340.893.742.855.520.76.222
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)234.60880000043.0432422429177031.679.000.846.073.565.020.59.400
    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%
    1977Syracuse ChiefsILAAAnya-23p---1100000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
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    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
    1977New York YankeesALMLB23P21055.2870015151.0000.700.2713.0100.08
    1978New York YankeesALMLB24P28075.269211715.8820.500.2017.2100.06
    1979New York YankeesALMLB25P32078.1812102120.9520.600.2620.0100.06
    1980Columbus ClippersILAAA26P2000.01327404440.9092.000.0014.3100.06
    1980Texas RangersALMLB26P8043.0341087.8750.900.165.0100.014
    1981Butte Copper KingsPioRk271B4800.041031748448441.9849.200.0068.60.01
    1981Butte Copper KingsPioRk273B100.0001010.0000.000.001.40.08
    1981Seattle MarinersALMLB27P220101.0610111716.9410.700.1620.2100.06
    1982Idaho Falls A'sPioRk281B900.07370580801.0008.900.0012.90.02
    1982Idaho Falls A'sPioRk283B2900.019471277866.8462.300.0041.40.02
    1982Beloit BrewersMidwA281B1300.0112110131231231.0009.500.009.40.02
    1983Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRk29OF000.02430205654.9640.000.000.00.06
    MLB Totals - (P)11103523142527873.9360.700.210.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)20001327404440.9092.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)1300112110131231231.0009.500.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (1B)570048338753528521.9879.100.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (3B)300019471377966.8352.200.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (OF)0002430205654.9642.200.000.00.00
    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
    1977MLB21----------
    1978MLB28----------
    1979MLB32----------
    1980MLB8----------
    1980Minor20----------
    1981MLB22----------
    1981Minor--48-1------
    1982Minor--22-29------
    1983Minor-----------
    Totals131-70-30------