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Kevin Hooper

Kevin James Hooper

Positions: Pinch Hitter, Second Baseman and Leftfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 160 lb.

Born: December 7, 1976 in Lawrence, KS
High School: Lawrence HS (Lawrence, KS)
School: Wichita State University (Wichita, KS)
Drafted
by the Florida Marlins in the 8th round of the 1999 amateur draft.
Signed June 3, 1999. (All Transactions)
Debut: July 9, 2005 (Age 28.214)
Team: Tigers 2005-2006

Final Game: September 24, 2006 (Age 29.291)
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Standard Batting

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Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
2005 28 DET AL 6 7 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 9 1 0 0 2 0 0 /764
2006 29 DET AL 8 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 -26 0 0 0 1 0 0 /45D
2 Yrs 14 12 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .125 .222 .125 .347 -4 1 0 0 3 0 0
162 Game Avg. 162 139 93 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 23 .125 .222 .125 .347 -4 12 0 0 35 0 0

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
2005 28 DET AL 6 7 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -0 -0.0 .489 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 /764
2006 29 DET AL 8 5 -1 0 0 1 0 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .511 .501 0.0 0.1 0 /45D
2 Seasons 14 12 -2 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 1 0.1 .501 .500 -0.0 0.1 -0

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Adv Fielding w/ run summary
Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
2005 DET AL 28 LF 3 0 0 4.1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 -1 0 -222 0 2.08 0.33 .990 2.08 2.07
2005 DET AL 28 OF 3 0 0 4.1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 -1 0 -222 0 2.08 0.33 .990 2.28 2.27
2005 DET AL 28 SS 2 0 0 5.0 6 2 3 1 0 .833 -0 0 -24 0 9.00 2.50 .972 4.68 4.55
2005 DET AL 28 2B 1 1 1 9.0 3 2 1 0 0 1.000 -0 0 -13 0 3.00 3.00 .983 5.00 4.90
2006 DET AL 29 2B 3 0 0 6.0 3 0 3 0 1 1.000 -0 0 -100 0 4.50 1.00 .987 4.95 4.87
2006 DET AL 29 3B 2 0 0 2.0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1 1 360 660 9.00 1.00 .960 2.70 2.80
2006 DET AL 29 DH 1 0
2 Seasons 2B 4 1 1 15.0 6 2 4 0 1 1.000 -1 0 -48 0 3.60 1.50 .985 4.98 4.88
1 Season LF 3 0 0 4.1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 -1 0 -222 0 2.08 0.33 .990 2.08 2.07
1 Season OF 3 0 0 4.1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 -1 0 -222 0 2.08 0.33 .990 2.28 2.27
1 Season 3B 2 0 0 2.0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1 1 360 600 9.00 1.00 .960 2.70 2.80
1 Season SS 2 0 0 5.0 6 2 3 1 0 .833 -0 0 -24 0 9.00 2.50 .972 4.68 4.55
1 Season DH 1 0
2 Seasons TOT 11 1 1 26.1 15 5 9 1 1 .933 -1 1 -41 45 4.78 1.27 .977 4.31 3.73
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Transactions

  • June 2, 1999: Drafted by the Florida Marlins in the 8th round of the 1999 amateur draft. Player signed June 3, 1999.
  • May 26, 2004: Selected off waivers by the New York Yankees from the Florida Marlins.
  • August 6, 2004: Released by the New York Yankees.
  • August 13, 2004: Signed as a Free Agent with the Kansas City Royals.
  • October 15, 2004: Granted Free Agency.
  • December 31, 2004: Signed as a Free Agent with the Detroit Tigers.
  • October 10, 2005: Granted Free Agency.
  • November 7, 2005: Signed as a Free Agent with the Detroit Tigers.
  • October 31, 2006: Granted Free Agency.
  • November 17, 2006: Signed as a Free Agent with the Detroit Tigers.
  • October 29, 2007: Granted Free Agency.
  • November 28, 2007: Signed as a Free Agent with the Houston Astros.
  • January 24, 2008: Released by the Houston Astros.
The transaction information used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet. We attempt to update transactions throughout the season.

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