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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Orel Leonard Quinton Hershiser IV
Stat Years
1979-2000  [mlb] 1983-2000
Height/Weight
6-3 / 192
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (718)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
1958-09-16 in Buffalo, New York   [62.126]
High School
Cherry Hill East (Cherry Hill,NJ)
Colleges
Bowling Green State University (Bowling Green, Ohio)
Draft
Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Round #17 (#440 overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Boyd Bartley
MLB Debut
1983-09-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.350)
Service Time
Organizations
LAN [17] CLE [3] SFN [1] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12757 ... retro id: herso001 ... mlbam id: 115861
Relations
Brother of Gordie Hershiser, Father of Jordan Hershiser
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts49Walks68Hittable59SO/BB63vsPower59Hitting38Durability77Team.546Ratings Explained
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Season Batting Totals

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YearTeam NameLgLvlLevelUnifAgeDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLB5528Log - Sp - Ext740901019500721217010001.211.228.267.495102245.089.056.2601.9616.678.500.00.0026.3
1 record(s)
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 Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. 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)

Orel Hershiser Batting Log for 1987

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April 1987
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1987-04-061LANHOUNLL 3-4Box | PBP1126p9133-11---1---1------------.333.333.333.667
1987-04-116LANSFNNLW 5-1Box | PBP2127p91331231-------------------.500.667.5001.167
1987-04-1611LANSDNNLL 2-3Box | PBP3128p9122-----------------------.375.500.375.875
1987-04-2015LANSFNNLL 3-4Box | PBP4129p9133-11-------1------------.364.455.364.818
1987-04-2519LANSDNNLW 4-2Box | PBP5130p9133-121-------------------.357.500.357.857
1987-04-2922LANPITNLW 10-2Box | PBP6131ph9-11-----------------------.333.467.333.800
1987-04-3023LANPITNLL 4-5Box | PBP7132p9133----------2------------.278.389.278.667
May 1987
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1987-05-0225LANSLNNLW 7-6Box | PBP8133p---------------------------.278.389.278.667
1987-05-0628LANPITNLW 2-1Box | PBP9134p9133----------1------------.238.333.238.571
1987-05-1133LANCHNNLL 3-6Box | PBP10135p9111----------1------------.227.318.227.545
1987-05-1738LANMONNLL 3-8Box | PBP11136p91331121---1---------------.240.360.240.600
1987-05-2443LANNYNNLW 8-6Box | PBP12137p9143211-------1-1----------.250.357.250.607
1987-05-3048LANPHINLL 0-3Box | PBP13138p9122-----------------------.233.333.233.567
June 1987
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1987-06-0352LANNYNNLW 5-2Box | PBP14139p91321--------1-------------.219.313.242.555
1987-06-0856LANATLNLW 6-3Box | PBP15140p9133122---21---------------.257.343.278.621
1987-06-1361LANHOUNLW 7-1Box | PBP16141p9143-11---------1--1-------.263.342.282.624
1987-06-1966LANHOUNLL 2-3Box | PBP17142p9144-11-------1------------.262.333.279.612
1987-06-2571LANATLNLW 2-1Box | PBP18143p9132---------1-------------.250.318.283.601
1987-06-3076LANSDNNLW 4-0Box | PBP19144p9132-121------1-1----------.261.348.292.639
July 1987
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1987-07-0580LANPITNLW 6-1Box | PBP20145p9122-----------------------.250.333.280.613
1987-07-0884LANSLNNLL 7-8Box | PBP21146p---------------------------.250.333.280.613
1987-07-1086LANCHNNLW 5-4Box | PBP22147p9132-11---1-1---1----------.260.340.288.628
1987-07-1891LANPITNLL 2-4Box | PBP23148p9122-----------------------.250.327.278.605
1987-07-2395LANSLNNLL 6-9Box | PBP24149p9132111---1---1-1----------.259.333.286.619
1987-07-28100LANSFNNLW 4-2Box | PBP25150p9133----------1------------.246.316.271.587
August 1987
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1987-08-03105LANCINNLW 7-2Box | PBP26151p9143111-------1-1----------.250.317.274.591
1987-08-08109LANATLNLL 7-9Box | PBP27152p9111-----------------------.246.311.270.581
1987-08-13114LANCINNLL 2-5Box | PBP28153p9133----------1------------.234.297.258.554
1987-08-18118LANMONNLL 1-2Box | PBP29154p9122-121-------------------.242.318.265.583
1987-08-19119LANMONNLW 10-9Box | PBP30155ph9-1-1-----------1----------.242.318.265.583
1987-08-23124LANPHINLW 5-1Box | PBP31156p9142-11---1-----2----------.250.324.271.595
1987-08-28128LANMONNLL 1-2Box | PBP32157p9122----------1------------.243.314.264.578
September 1987
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1987-09-02133LANPHINLL 2-6Box | PBP33158p9122----------1------------.236.306.257.562
1987-09-06136LANNYNNLW 3-2Box | PBP34159ph2-11----------1------------.233.301.253.555
1987-09-08138LANCINNLW 5-3Box | PBP35160p91441----------------------.221.286.241.526
1987-09-13142LANATLNLW 6-2Box | PBP36161p9133-----------------------.213.275.232.507
1987-09-18147LANATLNLW 7-4Box | PBP37162p9133-----------------------.205.265.224.489
1987-09-23152LANSFNNLL 8-9Box | PBP38163p9132----------1-1----------.200.259.218.477
1987-09-28156LANHOUNLL 5-11Box | PBP39164p9122-11---1----------------.207.264.225.489
October 1987
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1987-10-03161LANSDNNLL 0-1Box | PBP40165p9133-11--------------------.211.267.228.495
40 record(s)
Glossary:
Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player Pos Defensive Position Ln Lineup slot in batting order GS Games Started PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats R Runs H Hits TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play 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)