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Ed Sprague

Edward Nelson Sprague Sr.

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 195 lb.

Born: September 16, 1945 in Boston, Massachusetts, US

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
1966 20 -0.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs A--A STL 3 6 .333 2.66 13 9 61.0 39 26 18 0 35 33 1.213 5.8 0.0 5.2 4.9 0.94
1966 20 -0.3 Eugene NORW A- 2 5 .286 2.88 11 7 50.0 30 21 16 0 30 33 1.200 5.4 0.0 5.4 5.9 1.10
1966 20 -0.8 Rock Hill WCRS A STL 1 1 .500 1.64 2 2 11.0 9 5 2 0 5 1.273 7.4 0.0 4.1
1967 21 -0.4 Modesto CALL A STL 11 7 .611 3.12 36 22 4 2 156.0 131 83 54 10 68 3 108 13 3 6 1.276 7.6 0.6 3.9 6.2 1.59
1969 23 -2.6 Iowa AA AAA OAK 7 5 .583 3.57 15 15 5 0 0 111.0 121 63 44 4 50 4 66 3 3 7 1.541 9.8 0.3 4.1 5.4 1.32
1970 24 -1.4 Iowa AA AAA OAK 8 9 .471 3.90 26 21 9 3 0 150.0 156 80 65 11 48 4 95 10 1 13 1.360 9.4 0.7 2.9 5.7 1.98
1971 25 0.0 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN 9 6 .600 3.25 39 19 5 0 5 155.0 156 65 56 11 68 9 112 7 1 11 1.445 9.1 0.6 3.9 6.5 1.65
1973 27 2.1 Tulsa AA AAA STL 1 0 1.000 2.25 3 0 0 0 0 8.0 6 2 2 0 6 0 7 0 0 0 1.500 6.8 0.0 6.8 7.9 1.17
6 Seasons 39 33 .542 3.36 132 86 23 5 5 641.0 609 319 239 36 275 20 421 33 8 37 1.379 8.6 0.5 3.9 5.9 1.53
A- (1 season) A- 2 5 .286 2.88 11 7 50.0 30 21 16 0 30 33 1.200 5.4 0.0 5.4 5.9 1.10
A (2 seasons) A 12 8 .600 3.02 38 24 4 2 167.0 140 88 56 10 73 3 108 13 3 6 1.275 7.5 0.5 3.9 5.8 1.48
AAA (4 seasons) AAA 25 20 .556 3.54 83 55 19 3 5 424.0 439 210 167 26 172 17 280 20 5 31 1.441 9.3 0.6 3.7 5.9 1.63
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
1966 20 -0.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs A--A STL 13 15 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 .077 .200 .077 .277 1
1966 20 -0.4 Eugene NORW A- 11 13 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 .091 .231 .091 .322 1
1966 20 -1.0 Rock Hill WCRS A STL 2 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1967 21 -0.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-WRk STL 37 53 4 12 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 18 .226 .264 14 0 3 0
1967 21 Cardinals FLIL WRk STL
1967 21 -0.9 Modesto CALL A STL 37 58 53 4 12 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 18 .226 .255 .264 .519 14 0 3 0
1969 23 -2.8 Iowa AA AAA OAK 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1970 24 -1.5 Iowa AA AAA OAK 33 62 61 6 15 3 0 4 14 0 0 1 24 .246 .258 .492 .750 30 0 0 0
1971 25 -0.3 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN 39 54 49 3 10 1 0 0 5 0 0 2 16 .204 .250 .224 .474 11 1 2 0
1973 27 2.1 Tulsa AA AAA STL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Seasons 141 189 176 13 38 6 0 4 21 0 0 7 64 .216 .250 .318 .568 56 1 5 0
WRk (1 season) WRk
A- (1 season) A- 11 13 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 .091 .231 .091 .322 1
A (2 seasons) A 39 60 55 4 12 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 18 .218 .246 .255 .500 14 0 3 0
AAA (4 seasons) AAA 91 116 110 9 25 4 0 4 19 0 0 3 40 .227 .254 .373 .627 41 1 2 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
1966 20 Rock Hill WCRS A STL P 2 0.00
1967 21 Modesto CALL A STL P 36 55 14 35 6 0 .891 1.36
1969 23 Iowa AA AAA OAK P 15 48 15 26 7 4 .854 2.73
1970 24 Iowa AA AAA OAK 2B 1 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
1970 24 Iowa AA AAA OAK P 26 41 7 31 3 1 .927 1.46
1971 25 Indianapolis AA AAA CIN P 39 35 7 26 2 0 .943 0.85
1973 27 Tulsa AA AAA STL P 3 3 0 3 0 0 1.000 1.00
6 Seasons 122 184 44 122 18 5 .902 1.36
P (6 seasons) P 121 182 43 121 18 5 .901 1.36
2B (1 season) 2B 1 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1966 20 Eugene Emeralds Northwest League A-
1966 20 Rock Hill Cardinals Western Carolinas League A STL
1967 21 Modesto Reds California League A STL
1967 21 FIL Cardinals Florida Instructional League WRk STL
1968 22 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1968-04-10 1968-09-15
1969 23 Iowa Oaks American Association AAA OAK
1969 23 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1969-04-09 1969-09-20
1970 24 Iowa Oaks American Association AAA OAK
1971 25 Indianapolis Indians American Association AAA CIN
1971 25 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 1971-09-12 1971-09-25
1972 26 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 1972-04-18 1972-09-26
1973 27 Tulsa Oilers American Association AAA STL
1973 27 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 1973-04-18 1973-07-14
1973 27 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB STL 2 1973-07-29 1973-08-21
1973 27 Milwaukee Brewers American League MLB MIL 3 1973-09-08 1973-09-28
1974 28 Milwaukee Brewers American League MLB MIL 1 1974-04-12 1974-09-08
1975 29 Milwaukee Brewers American League MLB MIL 1 1975-04-12 1975-07-22
1976 30 Milwaukee Brewers American League MLB MIL 1 1976-05-23 1976-06-05

Sabr ID: 73c5ad40

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