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Butch Metzger

Clarence Edward Metzger

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 185 lb.

Born: May 23, 1952 in Lafayette, Indiana, US
High School: John F. Kennedy HS (Sacramento, CA)

Drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the 2nd round of the 1970 MLB June Amateur Draft from John F. Kennedy HS (Sacramento, CA).

Major League Stats

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1970 18 -1.3 Great Falls PION Rk SFG 2 9 .182 4.17 14 13 1 0 0 82.0 80 49 38 5 38 2 92 2 1 7 1.439 8.8 0.5 4.2 10.1 2.42
1971 19 -0.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs Rk-A SFG 9 12 .429 4.91 26 26 6 1 0 174.0 171 116 95 29 94 3 173 6 0 5 1.523 8.8 1.5 4.9 8.9 1.84
1971 19 -0.3 Magic Valley PION Rk 6 5 .545 3.91 13 13 4 1 0 106.0 88 52 46 13 46 0 108 2 0 2 1.264 7.5 1.1 3.9 9.2 2.35
1971 19 -1.5 Decatur MIDW A SFG 3 7 .300 6.49 13 13 2 0 0 68.0 83 64 49 16 48 3 65 4 0 3 1.926 11.0 2.1 6.4 8.6 1.35
1972 20 -1.0 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA SFG 6 7 .462 3.15 23 18 10 3 1 140.0 123 63 49 12 43 1 152 3 0 8 1.186 7.9 0.8 2.8 9.8 3.53
1972 20 -0.7 Decatur MIDW A SFG 4 6 .400 3.57 18 15 7 2 0 116.0 107 57 46 12 40 1 117 2 0 6 1.267 8.3 0.9 3.1 9.1 2.93
1972 20 -2.3 Amarillo TL AA SFG 2 1 .667 1.12 5 3 3 1 1 24.0 16 6 3 0 3 0 35 1 0 2 0.792 6.0 0.0 1.1 13.1 11.67
1973 21 -2.7 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA SFG 12 8 .600 3.41 30 29 11 2 0 203.0 192 90 77 11 71 3 147 4 0 1 1.296 8.5 0.5 3.1 6.5 2.07
1973 21 -1.8 Amarillo TL AA SFG 10 3 .769 2.75 17 17 9 2 0 131.0 105 49 40 5 49 2 108 4 0 1 1.176 7.2 0.3 3.4 7.4 2.20
1973 21 -4.2 Phoenix PCL AAA SFG 2 5 .286 4.62 13 12 2 0 0 72.0 87 41 37 6 22 1 39 0 0 0 1.514 10.9 0.8 2.8 4.9 1.77
1974 22 -2.4 Phoenix PCL AAA SFG 12 10 .545 4.72 33 28 9 1 0 204.0 209 120 107 20 90 7 148 9 1 6 1.466 9.2 0.9 4.0 6.5 1.64
1975 23 -2.0 Hawaii PCL AAA SDP 15 7 .682 3.62 36 20 9 2 5 169.0 163 86 68 16 78 3 114 5 1 3 1.426 8.7 0.9 4.2 6.1 1.46
1978 26 1.4 Oklahoma City AA AAA PHI 3 7 .300 4.50 11 10 1 0 0 68.0 74 41 34 1 18 0 30 7 0 0 1.353 9.8 0.1 2.4 4.0 1.67
1979 27 0.4 Caracas IAML AAA 2 0 1.000 0.50 2 1 0 0 18.0 8 2 1 5 7 0.722 4.0 2.5 3.5 1.40
1980 28 2.9 Richmond IL AAA ATL 3 6 .333 3.26 38 2 0 0 14 69.0 64 30 25 6 21 2 42 3 0 0 1.232 8.3 0.8 2.7 5.5 2.00
9 Seasons 64 66 .492 3.94 213 146 48 9 20 1127.0 1084 597 494 100 458 21 905 39 3 30 1.368 8.7 0.8 3.7 7.2 1.98
Rk (2 seasons) Rk 8 14 .364 4.02 27 26 5 1 0 188.0 168 101 84 18 84 2 200 4 1 9 1.340 8.0 0.9 4.0 9.6 2.38
A (2 seasons) A 7 13 .350 4.65 31 28 9 2 0 184.0 190 121 95 28 88 4 182 6 0 9 1.511 9.3 1.4 4.3 8.9 2.07
AA (2 seasons) AA 12 4 .750 2.50 22 20 12 3 1 155.0 121 55 43 5 52 2 143 5 0 3 1.116 7.0 0.3 3.0 8.3 2.75
AAA (6 seasons) AAA 37 35 .514 4.08 133 72 22 3 19 600.0 605 320 272 49 234 13 380 24 2 9 1.398 9.1 0.7 3.5 5.7 1.62
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

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
1970 18 -1.4 Great Falls PION Rk SFG 16 28 27 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 .148 .148 .148 .296 4 0 1 0
1971 19 -1.0 2 Teams 2 Lgs Rk-A SFG 26 71 60 2 8 1 0 0 5 0 0 5 26 .133 .212 .150 .362 9 1 5 0
1971 19 -0.5 Magic Valley PION Rk 13 46 39 1 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 19 .128 .209 .154 .363 6 0 3 0
1971 19 -1.9 Decatur MIDW A SFG 13 25 21 1 3 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 7 .143 .217 .143 .360 3 1 2 0
1972 20 -1.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA SFG 23 53 47 4 12 0 0 0 7 0 0 1 18 .255 .265 .255 .521 12 0 4 1
1972 20 -1.0 Decatur MIDW A SFG 18 45 41 4 10 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 16 .244 .262 .244 .506 10 0 3 0
1972 20 -2.5 Amarillo TL AA SFG 5 8 6 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 .333 .286 .333 .619 2 0 1 1
1973 21 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA SFG 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1973 21 -1.7 Amarillo TL AA SFG 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1973 21 -4.4 Phoenix PCL AAA SFG 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1974 22 -2.9 Phoenix PCL AAA SFG 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975 23 -2.2 Hawaii PCL AAA SDP 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978 26 0.9 Oklahoma City AA AAA PHI 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
1979 27 -0.5 Caracas IAML AAA 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980 28 3.2 Richmond IL AAA ATL 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Seasons 215 154 136 7 24 1 0 0 12 0 0 6 55 .176 .215 .184 .399 25 1 10 1
Rk (2 seasons) Rk 29 74 66 2 9 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 29 .136 .186 .152 .337 10 0 4 0
A (2 seasons) A 31 70 62 5 13 0 0 0 9 0 0 2 23 .210 .246 .210 .456 13 1 5 0
AA (2 seasons) AA 22 8 6 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 .333 .286 .333 .619 2 0 1 1
AAA (6 seasons) AAA 133 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1970 18 Great Falls PION Rk SFG P 14 14 3 10 1 0 .929 0.93
1971 19 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-Rk SFG P 26 37 7 28 2 1 .946 1.35
1971 19 Magic Valley PION Rk P 13 24 5 18 1 1 .958 1.77
1971 19 Decatur MIDW A SFG P 13 13 2 10 1 0 .923 0.92
1972 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA SFG P 23 18 5 11 2 0 .889 0.70
1972 20 Decatur MIDW A SFG P 18 14 3 10 1 0 .929 0.72
1972 20 Amarillo TL AA SFG P 5 4 2 1 1 0 .750 0.60
1973 21 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA SFG P 30 19 7 10 2 1 .895 0.57
1973 21 Amarillo TL AA SFG P 17 11 5 5 1 0 .909 0.59
1973 21 Phoenix PCL AAA SFG P 13 8 2 5 1 1 .875 0.54
1974 22 Phoenix PCL AAA SFG P 33 24 9 13 2 1 .917 0.67
1975 23 Hawaii PCL AAA SDP P 36 30 9 20 1 1 .967 0.81
1978 26 Oklahoma City AA AAA PHI P 11 6 3 3 0 0 1.000 0.55
1979 27 Caracas IAML AAA P 2 0.00
1980 28 Richmond IL AAA ATL P 38 13 7 6 0 0 1.000 0.34
9 Seasons 213 161 50 101 10 4 .938 0.71
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: 0c7eb75b

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