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Jeff Sovern

Jeffrey Blake Sovern

Positions: Catcher, Third Baseman and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 195 lb.

Born: September 12, 1951
School: Central Michigan University (Mount Pleasant , MI)

Drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 20th round of the 1973 MLB June Amateur Draft from Central Michigan University (Mount Pleasant , MI).

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1973 21 0.2 Appleton MIDW A CHW 68 280 258 36 74 16 4 9 55 3 1 13 39 .287 .329 .484 .813 125 4 3 2
1974 22 -0.7 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA CHW 109 395 350 47 73 18 0 9 35 4 1 31 77 .209 .279 .337 .616 118 4 8 2
1974 22 -0.7 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW 108 391 346 46 71 18 0 8 34 4 1 31 76 .205 .277 .327 .603 113 4 8 2
1974 22 -3.1 Iowa AA AAA CHW 1 4 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 1.250 1.750 5 0 0 0
1975 23 -1.7 Denver AA AAA CHW 106 375 334 52 98 13 0 17 65 2 2 24 41 .293 .342 .485 .827 162 5 4 8
1976 24 -0.9 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN 103 374 328 30 68 8 0 6 33 1 1 38 47 .207 .300 .287 .587 94 6 1 1
1977 25 0.3 Iowa AA AAA CHW 91 291 267 23 61 12 4 4 33 0 0 19 30 .228 .279 .348 .628 93 1 1 3
1978 26 0.9 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN 30 53 50 2 8 0 0 1 6 0 0 3 7 .160 .208 .220 .428 11 0 0 0
6 Seasons 507 1768 1587 190 382 67 8 46 227 10 5 128 241 .241 .303 .380 .683 603 20 17 16
A (1 season) A 68 280 258 36 74 16 4 9 55 3 1 13 39 .287 .329 .484 .813 125 4 3 2
AA (1 season) AA 108 391 346 46 71 18 0 8 34 4 1 31 76 .205 .277 .327 .603 113 4 8 2
AAA (5 seasons) AAA 331 1097 983 108 237 33 4 29 138 3 3 84 126 .241 .305 .371 .677 365 12 6 12

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB lgCS% PO
1973 21 Appleton MIDW A CHW SS 6 22 10 8 4 3 .818 3.00
1973 21 Appleton MIDW A CHW 3B 64 177 61 108 8 8 .955 2.64
1973 21 Appleton MIDW A CHW C 1 5 4 1 0 0 1.000 5.00 0
1974 22 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA CHW C 96 627 548 63 16 10 .974 6.36 6
1974 22 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW OF 6 6 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
1974 22 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW 1B 2 12 12 0 0 2 1.000 6.00
1974 22 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW C 95 615 538 62 15 10 .976 6.32 6
1974 22 Iowa AA AAA CHW C 1 12 10 1 1 0 .917 11.00 0
1975 23 Denver AA AAA CHW 3B 1 4 1 3 0 1 1.000 4.00
1975 23 Denver AA AAA CHW 1B 1 6 5 1 0 2 1.000 6.00
1975 23 Denver AA AAA CHW C 86 546 467 68 11 4 .980 6.22 4
1976 24 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN OF 4 4 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
1976 24 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN 3B 3 10 2 6 2 0 .800 2.67
1976 24 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN 1B 11 78 72 4 2 7 .974 6.91
1976 24 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN C 84 499 446 45 8 6 .984 5.85 8
1977 25 Iowa AA AAA CHW 3B 2 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
1977 25 Iowa AA AAA CHW 1B 7 59 59 0 0 3 1.000 8.43
1977 25 Iowa AA AAA CHW C 64 467 435 25 7 2 .985 7.19 5
1978 26 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN 3B 2 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
1978 26 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN 2B 1 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
1978 26 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN 1B 2 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
1978 26 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN C 15 50 44 6 0 1 1.000 3.33 2
6 Seasons 458 2579 2179 342 58 49 .978 5.50 25
C (6 seasons) C 346 2194 1944 208 42 23 .981 6.22 25
1B (5 seasons) 1B 23 157 150 5 2 14 .987 6.74
3B (5 seasons) 3B 72 194 64 120 10 9 .948 2.56
OF (2 seasons) OF 10 10 10 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
2B (1 season) 2B 1 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
SS (1 season) SS 6 22 10 8 4 3 .818 3.00

Sabr ID: 1f35ce5c

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