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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Salvatore Phillip Butera
Stat Years
1972-1989  [mlb] 1980-1988
6-0 / 190
Right / Right
C (736) ... DH (3) ... P (2) ... 1B (1)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
High School
Connetquot (Bohemia,NY)
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Minnesota Twins in 1972
Signing Scouts
Herb Stein
MLB Debut
1980-04-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.197)
Service Time
MIN [7] MON [2] CIN [2] TOR [2] DET [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9486 ... retro id: butes001 ... mlbam id: 111808
Father of Drew Butera
Pitch Repertoire
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Season Batting Totals

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1987Portland BeaversPCLAAAAAA-34---161026441013008200010.154.353.308.6613482.462.154.13023.535.880.2526.02.9450.0
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLB3334Log - Sp - Ext1651111719501120071602207.
1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLB2234Log - Sp - Ext16511120012001600000.182.250.455.7051251.364.273.2508.3350.006.0011.08.3350.0
3 record(s)
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)

Sal Butera Batting Log for 1987

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April 1987
1987-04-1912CINHOUNLW 6-2Box | PBP1281c7144-11-------2------------.
1987-04-2013CINSDNNLW 12-3Box | PBP2282c---------------------------.
1987-04-2215CINSDNNLL 3-6Box | PBP3283c7144114--12---2------------.250.625.250.875
1987-04-2518CINHOUNLW 3-0Box | PBP4284c---------------------------.250.625.250.875
May 1987
1987-05-1434CINMONNLW 10-9Box | PBP5285c8143---------12------------.182.455.250.705
June 1987
1987-06-0755MINTEXALW 7-4Box | PBP6286c91331231--3---1------------.286.571.333.905
1987-06-0856MINKCAALW 5-3Box | PBP7287c9121------1------1---------.267.533.294.827
1987-06-1058MINKCAALW 4-3Box | PBP8288c9144-11--------------------.263.474.286.759
1987-06-1260MINCHAALW 7-4Box | PBP9289c91431121--1--1-------------.273.500.320.820
1987-06-1361MINCHAALL 2-6Box | PBP10290c9144-11------------1-------.269.462.310.772
1987-06-1563MINMILALW 5-0Box | PBP11291c9144----------1------------.233.400.273.673
1987-06-1765MINMILALL 5-8Box | PBP12292c9133---------------1-------.212.364.250.614
1987-06-1966MINCHAALW 7-6Box | PBP13293c9122-----------------------.200.343.237.580
1987-06-2067MINCHAALL 5-10Box | PBP14294c9133-----------------------.184.316.220.535
1987-06-2168MINCHAALW 8-6Box | PBP15295c---------------------------.184.316.220.535
1987-06-2470MINCLEALW 14-8Box | PBP16296c91442231--2---1------------.214.357.244.602
1987-06-2672MINTEXALL 0-1Box | PBP17297c9122-----------------------.205.341.234.575
1987-06-2774MINTEXALL 2-7Box | PBP18298c9144-----------------------.188.313.216.528
1987-06-2976MINKCAALL 2-3Box | PBP19299c9122----------1------------.180.300.208.508
July 1987
1987-07-0178MINKCAALL 3-4Box | PBP20300c9133111--------------------.189.302.214.516
1987-07-0582MINBALALW 4-3Box | PBP21301c9133114--11----------------.196.357.220.577
1987-07-0885MINNYAALL 4-13Box | PBP22302c9144-11------------1-------.200.350.222.572
1987-07-1087MINBALALL 12-13Box | PBP23303c9142---------2-------------.194.339.239.578
1987-07-1690MINTORALL 2-5Box | PBP24304c9132111---------1----------.203.344.246.590
1987-07-1791MINTORALW 3-2Box | PBP25305c9-11-11--------------------.215.354.257.611
1987-07-1993MINTORALW 7-6Box | PBP26306c9132----------1-1----------.209.343.250.593
1987-07-2397MINTORALL 3-4Box | PBP27307c9133---------------1-------.200.329.240.569
1987-07-2498MINTORALL 6-8Box | PBP28308c9133-121--2--------1-------.205.342.244.586
1987-07-28102MINSEAALL 1-6Box | PBP29309c9132---------1-------------.200.333.247.580
1987-07-29103MINSEAALL 3-8Box | PBP30310c9133-----------------------.192.321.238.559
August 1987
1987-08-01105MINOAKALL 2-3Box | PBP31311c---------------------------.192.321.238.559
1987-08-03107MINCALALW 11-3Box | PBP32312c9153-11---1--1---1---------.198.321.247.568
1987-08-04108MINCALALL 3-12Box | PBP33313c9133----------3------------.190.310.239.549
1987-08-07111MINOAKALW 9-4Box | PBP34314c9144-11---1---1------------.193.307.240.546
1987-08-12115MINCALALL 2-8Box | PBP35315c9132---------1-------------.189.300.242.542
1987-08-15118MINSEAALW 14-4Box | PBP36316c8-11-----------------------.
1987-08-17120MINSEAALW 4-2Box | PBP37317c9133-22--------------------.202.309.252.561
1987-08-18121MINDETALL 2-11Box | PBP38318c---------------------------.202.309.252.561
1987-08-20123MINDETALL 0-8Box | PBP39319c9133-----------------------.
1987-08-22125MINBOSALL 5-6Box | PBP40320c9133----------2------------.
1987-08-23126MINBOSALL 4-6Box | PBP41321c9122----------1------------.
1987-08-24127MINDETALW 5-4Box | PBP42322c---------------------------.
1987-08-25128MINDETALL 4-5Box | PBP43323c9122-11--------------------.
1987-08-28130MINMILALL 0-1Box | PBP44324c9122----------1------------.
1987-08-29131MINMILALW 12-3Box | PBP45325c---------------------------.
September 1987
1987-09-01133MINBOSALL 0-9Box | PBP46326c9122----------1------------.
1987-09-02134MINBOSALW 5-4Box | PBP47327c9133----------1----1-------.
1987-09-05137MINMILALW 2-1Box | PBP48328c---------------------------.
1987-09-06138MINMILALL 0-6Box | PBP49329c---------------------------.
1987-09-11142MINCLEALW 13-10Box | PBP50330c---------------------------.
1987-09-12143MINCLEALL 4-5Box | PBP51331c9122-----------------------.
1987-09-15146MINCHAALL 2-6Box | PBP52332c9111-121-------------------.
1987-09-26155MINKCAALL 4-7Box | PBP53333c---------------------------.
1987-09-28157MINTEXALW 5-3Box | PBP54334c9133----------1------------.
1987-09-30159MINTEXALL 1-2Box | PBP55335c9132---------1-------------.
October 1987
1987-10-04162MINKCAALL 1-10Box | PBP56336c9133---------------1-------.
56 record(s)
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)