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Current Status
Retired on 2016-04-30
High Level
Proper Name
Grant Robert Balfour
Stat Years
1997-2015  [mlb] 2001-2015
Height/Weight
6-2 / 170
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (785)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1977-12-30 in Sydney, Australia   [42.186]
High School
William Clarke College (Kellyville,Australia)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Minnesota Twins in 1997
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Howard Norsetter
MLB Debut
2001-07-22 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.204)
Service Time
10.122 (2015)
Organizations
MIN [8] TBA [6] OAK [3] MIL [1] CIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 4150 ... retro id: balfg001 ... mlbam id: 346797
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Pitch Repertoire
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2003 Batting Splits
Career Totals - Aggregate all Career Splits

Pitching Game Splits for [2003]

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Season Total and by Team
CategoryWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBBFABBAVGWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO BBBB%SO%
Season Total1-4.50171--6-28.026141441432--125107.2431.438.361.294.5010.292.2911.2025.60
MIN1-4.50171--6-28.026141441432--125107.2431.438.361.294.5010.292.2911.2025.60
Game Information
CategoryWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBBFABBAVGWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO BBBB%SO%
Home Games--3.7771--3-14.312663722--6154.2221.337.531.884.4013.813.1411.4836.07
Road Games1-5.2710---3-13.714881710--6453.2641.549.220.664.616.591.4310.9415.63
Day Games--6.4351----7.0755197--3727.2592.299.001.2911.579.000.7824.3218.92
Night Games1-3.8612---6-21.019993525--8880.2381.148.141.292.1410.715.005.6828.41
Grass Surface--3.863---1-2.3411-22--1310.4002.5715.430.007.717.711.0015.3815.38
Turf Surface1-4.56141--5-25.722131341230--11297.2271.327.711.404.2110.522.5010.7126.79
in Losses--3.609---2-15.011663618--6255.2001.136.601.803.6010.803.009.6829.03
in Wins1-5.5481--4-13.015881814--6352.2881.7710.380.695.549.691.7512.7022.22
by Time Period
CategoryWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBBFABBAVGWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO BBBB%SO%
7-July--3.244---1-8.33332511--3327.1110.963.242.165.4011.882.2015.1533.33
8-August1-0.004---3-9.03---110--3029.1030.443.000.001.0010.0010.003.3333.33
9-Sept/Oct--9.2891--2-10.72011112811--6251.3922.6316.881.696.759.281.3812.9017.74
Second Half1-4.50171--6-28.026141441432--125107.2431.438.361.294.5010.292.2911.2025.60
Opponents
CategoryWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBBFABBAVGWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO BBBB%SO%
ANA--12.2721----3.7455183--2314.2863.279.822.4519.647.360.3834.7813.04
CHA--54.011-----0.33221----44.7509.0081.0127.000.000.00---0.000.00
CLE--6.484---3-8.39662113--3633.2731.209.722.161.0814.0413.002.7836.11
DET--2.085---2-4.3611-27--2118.3331.8512.460.004.1514.543.509.5233.33
KCA--0.001---1-4.02----4--1414.1430.504.500.000.009.00---0.0028.57
TEX1-0.004-----7.32---35--2724.0830.682.450.003.686.141.6711.1118.52
by Ballpark
CategoryWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBBFABBAVGWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO BBBB%SO%
Comerica Park--3.863---1-2.3411-22--1310.4002.5715.430.007.717.711.0015.3815.38
Edison International Field--9.001-----1.0-11-3---62.0003.000.000.0027.000.000.0050.000.00
Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome--3.7771--3-14.312663722--6154.2221.337.531.884.4013.813.1411.4836.07
Jacobs Field--9.002---2-4.0644--4--2018.3331.5013.500.000.009.00---0.0020.00
The Ballpark in Arlington1-0.003-----6.01---24--2119.0530.501.500.003.006.002.009.5219.05
U.S. Cellular Field--54.011-----0.33221----44.7509.0081.0127.000.000.00---0.000.00
26 record(s)
Glossary:
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 SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective AB At Bats BAVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) 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 ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB )

Pitching At Bat Splits for [2003]

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Season Total and by Team
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Season Total171251071426166-415211432-22214410.243.325.411.736.301.308.16811.2025.60
MIN171251071426166-415211432-22214410.243.325.411.736.301.308.16811.2025.60
by Batter Hand
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
vs LHB166954713102-17211115-2221183.241.358.333.692.300.315.09315.9421.74
vs RHB16565371364-38--317-----267.245.286.491.776.303.302.2455.3630.36
Game Information
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Home Games106453814103-181-710-2221204.264.339.377.716.295.264.11310.9415.63
Road Games7615461263-3711722-----246.222.311.444.756.310.352.22211.4836.07
Day Games537275742-142-97-1-1-123.259.444.444.889.316.593.18524.3218.92
Night Games128880919124-311-1525-1211327.238.276.400.676.296.213.1635.6828.41
Grass Surface106453814103-181-710-2221204.264.339.377.716.295.264.11310.9415.63
Turf Surface7615461263-3711722-----246.222.311.444.756.310.352.22211.4836.07
in Losses8635281595-171-814-1211236.288.371.442.813.359.327.15412.7022.22
in Wins9625561171-3811618-1-1-214.200.279.382.661.235.291.1829.6829.03
by Time Period
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
7-July43327331--2211511-1-1-92.111.250.333.583.071.407.22215.1533.33
8-August43029-33------110----13-.103.133.103.237.158.034.0003.3333.33
9-Sept/Oct962511120126-2131-811-121-328.392.459.6271.086.450.412.23512.9017.74
Second Half171251071426166-415211432-22214410.243.325.411.736.301.308.16811.2025.60
Batting Slot
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Lineup Slot #1121411244---1--33---1-4-.364.500.364.864.500.273.00021.4321.43
Lineup Slot #21012102312---1-24---1-52.300.417.500.917.500.500.20016.6733.33
Lineup Slot #3898-11-----112-----1-.125.222.125.347.167.000.00011.1122.22
Lineup Slot #47109111---1--14-----1-.111.200.111.311.200.111.00010.0040.00
Lineup Slot #51217173512-24---4-----134.294.294.7651.059.273.471.471.0023.53
Lineup Slot #61317142531-14--16--2--92.357.353.643.996.444.357.2865.8835.29
Lineup Slot #7131714233---11-32----13-.214.353.214.567.250.286.00017.6511.76
Lineup Slot #8121513232--12--22-----61.231.333.462.795.200.385.23113.3313.33
Lineup Slot #9131411-1-1--2--15-2---21.091.167.182.348.167.182.0917.1435.71
Positions
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
02 Catcher121515122---1---3-----2-.133.133.133.267.167.000.000.0020.00
03 First Base1115131211--2---4--2-131.154.133.231.364.182.077.077.0026.67
04 Second Base1215121--------33-------.000.200.000.200.000.250.00020.0020.00
05 Third Base810104512-23---1-----134.500.5001.3001.800.429.800.800.0010.00
06 Shortstop141613-211--2--16-2---31.154.214.231.445.286.154.0776.2537.50
07 Left Field1114142631-24---1-----133.429.429.9291.357.364.500.500.007.14
08 Center Field101310255---1--32---1-5-.500.615.5001.115.625.300.00023.0815.38
09 Right Field1316113321--12-57---1-41.273.500.364.864.750.727.09131.2543.75
10 Des Hitter797--------125-------.000.222.000.222.000.143.00022.2255.56
11 Pinch Hitter222-11---1---------1-.500.500.5001.000.500.000.000.00.00
by Ball-Strike Count
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
0-0 Count877121--12---------51.286.286.7141.000.167.429.429.00.00
0-1 Count1017164732-25-----1---154.438.438.9381.375.357.500.500.00.00
0-2 Count81515----------8-------.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0053.33
1-0 Count554122---1-----1---2-.500.500.5001.000.500.000.000.00.00
1-1 Count5662312------------52.500.500.8331.333.500.333.333.00.00
1-2 Count101818----------11-------.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0061.11
2-0 Count111------------------.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.00
2-1 Count533-11-------------1-.333.333.333.667.333.000.000.00.00
2-2 Count1223232981--3---8-----101.391.391.435.826.600.043.043.0034.78
3-0 Count56-2-------16----2------1.000---------------100.00.00
3-1 Count793------21-4---2----.000.444.000.444.0001.667.00044.44.00
3-2 Count11151122-1-121-45----162.182.400.545.945.200.818.36426.6733.33
by Hit Type
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Ball in Air164947820106-413------2--3810.426.408.8091.217.356.383.383.00.00
Ball on Ground123028366---2-----2--16-.214.214.214.429.214.000.000.00.00
Bunt22-------------2--------------------------.00.00
by Inning
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Inning 1163-------1-31-------.000.500.000.500.0001.333.00050.0016.67
Inning 2164111---1--21-----1-.250.500.250.750.333.500.00033.3316.67
Inning 31553311-13---1-----72.600.6001.4002.000.667.800.800.0020.00
Inning 673025-541--3--34--2-161.200.267.240.507.217.160.04010.0013.33
Inning 711343381163-27--17-----205.333.353.606.959.375.303.2732.9420.59
Inning 8724202531-111-39-1-1-92.250.348.450.798.400.400.20012.5037.50
Inning 952017-11-----129-1-1-1-.059.158.059.217.125.059.00010.0045.00
by Outs
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
0 Out1541337843-112-612-2--1144.242.359.424.783.350.424.18214.6329.27
1 Out1638333751-16--310--21-112.212.263.333.596.250.212.1217.8926.32
2 Out17464141172-28-1510---1-194.268.348.463.811.310.293.19510.8721.74
by Situation
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Runners ---16666171392-2211523-----214.213.273.344.617.306.213.1317.5834.85
Runners --322-1--------2-----------1.000---------------100.00.00
Runners -2-686244---2--21---1-4-.667.750.6671.417.800.333.00025.0012.50
Runners -23462-1-1--5--2---21-21.500.5001.0001.500.2501.500.50033.33.00
Runners 1--1121174723-251-33-1--1165.412.500.9411.441.417.765.52914.2914.29
Runners 1-3666----------2-------.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0033.33
Runners 12-71413-11---1---2-1---1-.077.077.077.154.091.000.000.0014.29
Runners 123122----------1-------.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0050.00
Runners On13594671374-2131-99-2221236.283.386.500.886.297.435.21715.2515.25
Scoring Position1238293651--8--66-122-71.207.324.241.566.240.241.03415.7915.79
Leadoff1528245641-111-410-----102.250.357.417.774.385.375.16714.2935.71
Last Batter233----------1-------.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0033.33
Losing10756781491-4811721-1-11275.209.284.403.687.238.299.1949.3328.00
Tied418102422--31-71-1-1-62.400.647.6001.247.4441.000.20038.895.56
Winning632304853--4---10--2--113.267.250.367.617.364.100.100.0031.25
Opponents
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
ANA223145421-142-83-1-1-82.286.545.5711.117.3001.000.28634.7813.04
CHA144232--13---------61.750.7501.5002.250.667.750.750.00.00
CLE436336952-24-1113--2--174.273.278.515.793.350.242.2422.7836.11
DET521181642--4--27-1-1-82.333.400.444.844.545.222.1119.5233.33
KCA11414-22-------4-----2-.143.143.143.286.200.000.000.0028.57
TEX42724-211-----35----131.083.185.125.310.105.167.04211.1118.52
by Ballpark
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Comerica Park313101431--3--22-1-1-51.400.500.5001.000.500.300.10015.3815.38
Edison International Field1621------1-3--1-1---.000.600.000.600.0002.000.00050.00.00
Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome7615461263-3711722-----246.222.311.444.756.310.352.22211.4836.07
Jacobs Field220184642--2---4--2--82.333.300.444.744.375.111.111.0020.00
The Ballpark in Arlington32119-11------24----11-.053.143.053.195.067.105.0009.5219.05
U.S. Cellular Field144232--13---------61.750.7501.5002.250.667.750.750.00.00
87 record(s)
Glossary:
G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances 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 HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) 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) babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) 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).