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Current Status
Retired on 2015-05-19
High Level
Proper Name
Bruce Kastulo Chen
Stat Years
1994-2015  [mlb] 1998-2015
Height/Weight
6-1 / 180
Bats/Throws
Both / Left
Positions
P (592)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Instituto Panamericano (PN)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Atlanta Braves in 1993
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Gil Garrido
MLB Debut
1998-09-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.080)
Service Time
11.159 (2015)
Organizations
ATL [7] KCA [6] BAL [3] PHI [2] NYN [2] CIN [1] MON [1] HOU [1] TOR [1] TEX [1] BOS [1] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 1192 ... retro id: chenb001 ... mlbam id: 136600
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Games

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YearSplitsGGSDNSDNFGS%CGPHPRDRGFfor PHfor PRfor DRb1b2b3b4b5b6b7b8b9p Pp Cp 1Bp 2Bp 3Bp SSp LFp CFp RFp DH
1998Log - Splits4404100.00---------07124444444444000000000
1999Log - Splits1679743.806153717788988781216000000000
2000Log - Splits3715221540.5014---941731516161615161615163237000000000
2001Log - Splits2727027100.002---403052427272827272727263127000000000
2002Log - Splits55649610.901515913---8776689992255000000000
2003Log - Splits16214212.503---7411242422322716000000000
2004Log - Splits871687.51---2308278788878778000000000
2005Log - Splits343223194.11---1202123832343232323332323234000000000
2006Log - Splits4012281230.0031716931114141513131313121240000000000
2007Log - Splits50500.001------3---------0000000105000000000
2009Log - Splits1798952.90112442991091091199917000000000
2010Log - Splits3323102269.711---141763323232323232523232333000000000
2011Log - Splits2525024100.012---301613325252625262526252725000000000
2012Log - Splits3434034100.00------102094334343534343434343434000000000
2013Log - Splits3415191544.10311371116151615151615161634000000000
2014Log - Splits1376753.802------621378777787713000000000
2015Log - Splits2202100.00---------0---------2222222222000000000
Totals40022717322356.84538505617938236235236239232234240234233277400000000000
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started DNS Did not start. Count of games not started DNF Did not finish. Count of games not finished. GS% Games Started Percentage CG Complete Games PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context PR Entered game as Pinch Runner DR Entered game as defensive replacement GF Games Finished for PH Left game for Pinch hitter for PR Left game for Pinch runner for DR Left game for defensive replacement b1 Games at batting slot #1 (Leadoff) b2 Games at batting slot #2 b3 Games at batting slot #3 b4 Games at batting slot #4 (Cleanup) b5 Games at batting slot #5 b6 Games at batting slot #6 b7 Games at batting slot #7 b8 Games at batting slot #8 b9 Games at batting slot #9 p P Games at pitcher position p C Games at catcher p 1B Games at First Base p 2B Games at Second Base p 3B Games at Third Base p SS Games at Shortstop p LF Games at Left Field p CF Games at Center Field p RF Games at Right Field p DH Games as Designated Hitter

On Base

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YearSplitsGPAABBAVGOBPSLGOPSOBLdoffH1B1B-IF1B-OF1B-Bnt2B3BHRSolo2-Run3-RunGSlamIPHRWO-HRWO-HPHXBHTBRBIHR RBIRBI outRBI HRRBIHR%BBBB4BB 1BOBB BLBB LdIBBHBPROECI
1998Log - Splits49180.288.367.475.84233222315023141321000000838940444.44930031100
1999Log - Splits16214183.208.315.410.7246754382303814011711200011575282022071.432761063210
2000Log - Splits37559500.232.298.398.69616413511669910722901810521100447199513043058.8246107164270
2001Log - Splits27634563.259.327.504.8312061561467318128237729178400000732848145104555.565913100124170
2002Log - Splits55360310.274.363.494.857130818549127312001611401000636153522332344.2343113295260
2003Log - Splits1611092.283.355.554.9093824261422415165100000012512075735.001011021210
2004Log - Splits8196177.220.284.390.6735549392543505275200000014691892950.001605020020
2005Log - Splits34832754.248.312.427.7392592081871201417353223321642000067322875345360.926313121120980
2006Log - Splits40453410.334.383.593.97617210213788513212012818640012149243704264260.003558173020
2007Log - Splits54640.275.370.600.9701791140110403021000007241371753.85602001010
2009Log - Splits17279246.301.372.512.8841036574485690122127320000026126371921951.352532043410
2010Log - Splits33608535.254.326.409.735196148136871212433201716100100049219601881830.00575103164390
2011Log - Splits25654589.258.321.406.7272091621521021613633111814211000050239652572538.465097392750
2012Log - Splits34827764.281.328.486.813270203215131181973456331614300000843711025385351.9647950143870
2013Log - Splits34498452.237.294.381.6751461241077210970184135620000135172512362345.103664144330
2014Log - Splits13223201.343.389.522.912865169501059293761000000191053884821.051621111100
2015Log - Splits23534.500.514.8531.3671891711215130321000000629740457.14100001000
Totals40066195930.266.330.459.78921691602157898113714412631030257162642472121359727197893907239049.435469678131074045600
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BAVG 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) OB On Base (including Homers) Ldoff Leadoff H Hits 1B-IF Infield Single (or Hit) 1B-OF Outfield Singles 1B-Bnt Bunt Single 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs Solo Solo Homers (no baserunners) 2-Run 2-Run Homers 3-Run 3-Run homers Gslam Grand Slams (Bases loaded homer) IPHR Inside the park home run WO-HR Walkoff-homer WO-H Walkoff Hit PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) RBI Runs Batted In HR RBI RBIs from home runs RBI Out Runs Batted In on outs RBIHR% Pct of total RBIs from Homers BB Walks BB4 Walkes on 4-pitches, excluding Intentional walks BB 1BO Walked with first base open and runners on 2nd and /or 3rd BB BL Bases Loaded Walk BB LD Leadoff walk IBB Intentional Walks HBP Hit by a Pitch ROE Reached on Error CI Catchers Interference

Outs

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YearSplitsGPAABOutsGOAOGO%FOLOPOFrcFCProdBuntSHSFGDPGDP-OGDP%IF OutOF OutIF Out%loc Ploc Cloc 1Bloc 2Bloc 3Bloc SSloc LFloc CFloc RFSOSO-swSO-caSo-3SO-FTSO Sw%
1998Log - Splits491805814270.52143101021102922.22221953.71118384114171436082.35
1999Log - Splits1621418314630710.4238102330331131618.75554654.533111110171219154536817080.00
2000Log - Splits37559500387961790.54126153810126138375412.9614912654.212519354038304947112832752074.11
2001Log - Splits27634563419951980.481462230522143764114.6315114251.515332363332365254126923456073.02
2002Log - Splits5536031022453910.5867717701152352817.86875760.4642314221811192780582135072.50
2003Log - Splits16110927029211.381515511123321315.38351570.011610710546201555075.00
2004Log - Splits819617713947600.7827102340932131520.00733468.262171511221112113223912271.88
2005Log - Splits348327545651932390.811363469190321333137816.6727815464.4231140626280386650133943952370.68
2006Log - Splits40453410277781290.60891525622233463815.791099852.7821525253436313170502019771.43
2007Log - Splits54640287140.508421010002540.00111052.401330424477041100.00
2009Log - Splits1727924617447820.5748925411332242714.81795061.25413221421141620453789382.22
2010Log - Splits336085354031191860.64114254717033106785813.7917812758.41631539426345493398712739772.45
2011Log - Splits256545894381402010.70123235510234535106515.3820813361.02473446425542405197643352965.98
2012Log - Splits348277645501522580.59152287811040935117015.7124616460.0261042446262517439140954561967.86
2013Log - Splits34498452348861840.47106255391265255529.6214812254.81142639313736493778641426682.05
2014Log - Splits1322320113732690.46401712501332342714.81495248.55211101011132415362889277.78
2015Log - Splits2353417942.253101020001333.339469.20013232114312175.00
Totals400661959304380122720130.611252249512118102998244529259915.361887135358.21626330942241651538852044511408343024565073.16
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats GO Groundouts AO Air out (Fly Outs + Popouts + Lineouts) FO Fly outs LO Lineouts PO Putouts Frc Forceouts. Groundout with runner ahead of him forced out on base. FC Fielders Choice Prod Productive out. At the very least, a runner was advanced on the out SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies GDP Grounded into Double Play GDP-O Double Play Opportunities for Batter (Runner on 1st + less than 2 outs) GDP% Grounded into double play percentage. Double Plays vs Opportunities IF Out Infield Outs OF out Outfield Outs IF Out% Percentage of outs in the infield loc P Balls fielded by pitcher loc C Balls fielded by catcher loc 1B Balls fielded by first baseman loc 2B Balls fielded by second baseman loc 3B Balls fielded by third baseman loc SS Balls fielded by shortstop loc LF Balls fielded by left field loc CF Balls fielded by center field loc RF Balls fielded by right field SO Strikeouts SO-Sw Strikeouts Swinging SO-Ca Strikeouts Looking (or Called) SO-3 Strikeouts on 3 Pitches SO-FT Strikeout on Foul Tip SO SW% Percentage of strikeouts on swings

Baserunning

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YearSplitsGPAOBmOBPRR%SBSB2SB3SBHCSCS2CS3CSHS1-3S1-2S1-3%S2-HS2-3S2-H%D1-HD1-3D1-H%DIAdv WPAdv OutFrcROOB
1998Log - Splits49133.363927.27000011001811.112340.0010100.0000212
1999Log - Splits1621467.3133247.7676103300090.003260.001233.3300433
2000Log - Splits37559164.2935332.326411440031318.753537.504450.0003191010
2001Log - Splits27634206.3258943.208620770051623.816275.004736.360411513
2002Log - Splits55360130.3615340.773300220031121.438188.894544.44131588
2003Log - Splits1611038.3451642.11330000002250.00---0---10100.0000852
2004Log - Splits819655.2811934.55101022001712.502166.671233.3301643
2005Log - Splits34832259.3119436.29151320761082325.8118481.825362.5002172019
2006Log - Splits40453172.3807945.939630642062420.007943.751325.000325712
2007Log - Splits54617.3701164.710000000010100.0010100.0020100.0010312
2009Log - Splits17279103.3694139.81440044002918.184544.441325.00041059
2010Log - Splits33608196.3226834.6964207700111837.9310758.826940.0003271712
2011Log - Splits25654209.3207133.971293064113289.6871335.008372.7301161021
2012Log - Splits34827270.32611341.85211560651063514.63141450.004544.4406211220
2013Log - Splits34498146.2934631.515410550041521.057558.333260.0001121010
2014Log - Splits1322386.3864046.514400110031318.7511378.571325.0003657
2015Log - Splits23518.514950.0000000000040.002166.67010.0000313
Totals40066192169.32884338.87104812216155515923520.071057558.33475247.47234205124156
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances OB On Base (including Homers) mOBP Modified On Base Percentage. Includes all times on base, whether earned or not. R Runs R% Run%. Runs/OnBase. % of time on base that he scores SB Stolen Bases (Total) SB2 Steals of 2nd base SB3 Steals of 3rd base SBH Steals of home CS Caught Stealings CS2 Caught stealing second base CS3 Caught stealing third base CSH Caught stealing home S1-3 1b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S1-2 1b to 2b on a single while a baserunner S1-3% % of times going first to third on a single S2-H 2b to home on a single while a baserunner S2-3 2b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S2-H% % of times second to home on a single D1-H Scored from first base on a double D1-3 1b to 3b on a double D1-H% % of times scoring from first base on a double DI Defensive Indifference. Defense allowed steal without attempt to throw out Adv WP Advanced on Wild Pitch or Passed Ball Adv Out Advanced safely on an out FrcR Forced out as runner. OOB Thrown Out on Bases as baserunner, excludes while batter

Pitches

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YearSplitsGPAABBBSOHBPPitStrBalSwMsCalCtSwingsFoulIntBInPlStr%Bal%Foul%SW%SwMs%P/PAIP-SW%IP-PA%FPSFPSwFPIPFPS%FPSw%FPIP%
1998Log - Splits49180917136121814336601211585616560.3939.6115.5143.7722.783.9741.171.44523949.4525.279.89
1999Log - Splits1621418327452878547331104128315419173914262.3037.7019.7047.7224.824.1033.966.4117662154.6730.849.81
2000Log - Splits375595004611222167136180622732679710353921340562.8137.1918.0947.7621.933.8839.172.53312057359.2136.6713.06
2001Log - Splits276345635912612561165790428638897212695071346564.7035.3019.8049.5522.544.0436.673.33882276461.2035.8010.09
2002Log - Splits553603104380214498905591582175076732652224261.4238.5818.2946.4523.484.0336.067.21991093655.2830.2810.00
2003Log - Splits16110921020242927215743731521997248063.4036.6016.7846.3921.613.9040.272.772431665.4539.0914.55
2004Log - Splits81961771632075949726277125292372140015265.4834.5218.4549.0120.703.8740.977.6126632164.2932.1410.71
2005Log - Splits3483275463133932472050119725857511891475546064363.1436.8616.8245.4317.493.9043.677.350323510060.4628.2512.02
2006Log - Splits4045341035700190012046961433037369013721436463.3736.6319.5847.4215.874.1940.480.42791364261.5930.029.27
2007Log - Splits5464067019412371233266913243463.4036.6016.4946.9125.274.2237.473.92510154.3521.742.17
2009Log - Splits17279246254541116701415711984225032071221562.8137.1918.5545.0714.124.0042.777.1165652859.1423.3010.04
2010Log - Splits33608535579832472157389917445791211164541345863.6336.3718.3745.1515.594.0741.075.33901376064.1422.539.87
2011Log - Splits2565458950977257116599121804729771187462351564.5335.4717.9746.1715.163.9343.478.74011486161.3122.639.33
2012Log - Splits34827764471408328321961087253584132916126751165466.8933.1120.5649.1015.693.9740.679.155022910666.5127.6912.82
2013Log - Splits3449845236783200713196881413827739373862038765.7234.2819.2346.6915.054.0341.377.73371135167.6722.6910.24
2014Log - Splits132232011636189057631461148354428179417564.7235.2820.1148.0914.253.9940.978.5145663265.0229.6014.35
2015Log - Splits23534140126864092352632143168.2531.7516.6750.0014.293.6049.288.62813580.0037.1414.29
Totals4006619593054611404526410169299481224444919966124384939147502764.1035.9018.7047.1018.043.9940.475.94101188872661.9628.5210.97
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls SwMs Swing and Miss Cal Called Strikes Swings Batter swung at pitch, regardless of result Foul Foul Balls IntB Intentional Balls InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches Bal% Balls percentage Foul% Foul ball percentage, of all pitches Sw% Swing Percentage. Total Swings / Total Pitches SwMs% Swing and Miss%. When swinging, how much does he miss P/PA Pitches per Plate Appearance IP-SW% Percentage of swings that are put in play IP-PA% % of Plate Appearances where ball is put into play FPS First Pitch Strike FPSw First Pitch Swing FPIP First Pitch in Play FPS% % of Plate Appearances with First Pitch as Strike FPSw% First Pitch Swing Percentage FPIP% First Pitch in Play Percentage

Pitch Details

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2015 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%
2015Sinker53.44418851312419077.3622.6416.989.43
2015Slider37.667963413249064.8635.1424.328.11
2015Changeup16.00030136101062.5037.506.256.25
2015Curveball10.5002101462060.0040.0020.000.00
2015Intent Ball4.000100040000.00100.000.000.00
2015unknown21.00011010200100.000.000.000.00
2015Fastball11.00011000110100.000.00100.000.00
2014 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%
2014Slider268.463542521399317563065.3034.7023.517.84
2014Sinker251.306852610627118050071.7128.2919.923.98
2014Changeup154.235174148668829057.1442.8618.839.09
2014Fastball84.35714589315327063.1036.9032.149.52
2014Curveball68.28628801930388055.8844.1211.760.00
2014unknown39.200517712273069.2330.777.6917.95
2014Intent Ball4.000100040000.00100.000.000.00
2013 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%
2013Slider509.27580223470148361126070.9229.0824.756.68
2013Sinker483.251167422612916931482065.0134.9916.985.38
2013Fastball366.18775144042111255106069.6730.3328.9610.93
2013Curveball276.2001102289311316323059.0640.948.332.90
2013Changeup233.33315522327515844067.8132.1918.889.44
2013unknown77.22292127314616059.7440.2620.7815.58
2013Intent Ball16.0004000160000.00100.000.000.00
2013Pitchout2---00010210100.000.0050.000.00
2012 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%
2012Slider950.3022226767125296654256068.8431.1626.957.05
2012Sinker734.3112196847187219515156070.1629.8421.256.40
2012Fastball591.291110324496196395134066.8433.1622.677.45
2012Changeup476.1746912555616431277065.5534.4516.1811.55
2012Curveball431.240150363510916626554061.4838.5212.538.12
2012Intent Ball11.0002000110000.00100.000.000.00
2011 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%
2011Slider722.272147405896239483167066.9033.1023.138.03
2011Sinker651.2891875433165229422101064.8235.1815.515.07
2011Changeup399.2036413404816023958059.9040.1014.5410.03
2011Fastball378.2205913277711426486069.8430.1622.757.14
2011Curveball263.24510626166812114228053.9946.0110.656.08
2011Intent Ball2---000020000.00100.000.000.00
2011Automatic Ball1---00000110100.000.00100.000.00
2011unknown1---000010000.00100.000.000.00
2010 Pitch Information
YearPitch TypePitchesBAVGABHSwMsCalBalStrFouInPlStr%Bal%Fou%SwMs%
2010Sinker711.2612646937192249462123064.9835.0217.305.20
2010Fastball559.15770115666189370135066.1933.8124.1510.02
2010Slider513.23992223085189324110063.1636.8421.445.85
2010Changeup348.3138025375312322558064.6635.3416.6710.63
2010Curveball268.237389125210816036059.7040.3013.434.48
2010Intent Ball13.0003000130000.00100.000.000.00
2010Pitchout1---00000110100.000.00100.000.00
2010unknown1---00000100100.000.000.000.00
44 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Pitches B=Ball S=Swinging Strike C=Called X=In Play I=Intent Ball > Runner in motion # Pickoff throw F=Foul H=Hit by Pitch BAVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) AB At Bats H Hits SwMs Swing and Miss Cal Called Strikes Bal Balls Str Strikes Fou Fouls InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches Bal% Balls percentage Fou% Foul ball percentage SwMs% Swing and Miss%. When swinging, how much does he miss