Vance Aaron Law
(Long arm of the Law)
Positions: Third Baseman, Second Baseman and Shortstop
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: October 1, 1956 in Boise, ID
High School: Provo HS (Provo, UT)
School: Brigham Young University (Provo, UT)
Drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 39th round of the 1978 amateur draft.
Debut: June 1, 1980 (Age 23.244, 11,918th in MLB history)
vs. NYM 5 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1981 season [*]
Teams (by GP): WhiteSox/Expos/Cubs/Athletics/Pirates 1980-1991
Agents: Jack Sands,Steve Freyer [*]
Last Game: October 6, 1991 (Age 35.005)
vs. TEX 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Relatives: Son of Vern Law
About biographical information
News -- March 2016
- 3/24 Tenets of Wilson: eBay Wins #217: Once again, collating all my miscellaneous penny wins by set has led me to a large amount of cards that won't fit in one post....
News -- February 2016
- 2/12 Baseball Essential: 5-Tool Podcast Ep. 6: We Talked to Law and We All Won: In Episode 6 of the 5-Tool Podcast, we talked to Los Angeles Dodgers minor leaguer Adam Law, who played most of the 2015 season...
News -- May 2015
- 5/7 Future Sox: Interviews with Five Knights: As part of our in-person visits to the White Sox affiliates, we've been interviewing players and managers along the way. I was...
- 5/3 Future Sox: Game Story: Charlotte Knights 5/2/2015, with video and scouting notes: A few times a year, writers from Future Sox catch affiliates playing live. We interview players, take video of batting practice...
News -- March 2015
- 3/6 On-Base Talk: It’s All Relative: Some Lesser-Known Family Ties in MLB: Baseball is family. The love of baseball, both watching and playing, is passed from one generation to the next, so it is no surprise...
News -- September 2014
- 9/23 This is Getting Old: Pittsburgh Pirates vs. Atlanta Braves – Game 157: Down to two games baybay!!!!!!!!!!!! The original two piece bikini! 2 Live Crew! Grab yo glocks when ya see 2pac! And for all...
News -- February 2014
- 2/10 The Baseball Kid: My 5 favorite White Sox teams (during my lifetime): When I got up this morning, it was 2 degrees with a wind chill of minus 17. There is somewhere between two and three feet of snow...
News -- January 2014
- 1/20 SABER BUCS: Gaby Sanchez Comparables and SaberBucs 2014 Projection: Gaby Sanchez is entering his age-30 season. In his age-27 through age 29 seasons, he had these numbers: PA: 1,307 BB%: 10.9% K%:...
News -- June 2013
- 6/18 Feelin' Kinda Blue: 2013 Dodgers' draft recap: Anderson, Windle, Bellinger, Underwood, Navin:
The 2013 Dodgers' draft doesn't look nearly as impressive as the 2012 class, but there are few future contributors in...
News -- February 2013
- 2/10 District On Deck: Washington Nationals Countdown To Spring Training: 2 Days: The off-season is almost over. Less than three weeks until Washington Nationals pitchers and catchers report to Viera. To celebrate...
- 2/8 District On Deck: Washington Nationals Countdown To Spring Training: 4 Days: The off-season is almost over. Less than three weeks until Washington Nationals pitchers and catchers report to Viera. To celebrate...
News -- December 2012
- 12/18 Southside Showdown: White Sox Welcome Back More Former Players as Coaches: About a month ago I mentioned that the Birmingham Barons were down a pitching coach. Well theyâve got that all figured out now,...
News -- March 2011
- 3/16 The Sporting Hippeaux: Get Well Wishes To Former Fan Favorite: When I was a kid during the 80s and early 90s the Cubs were, for the most part, thoroughly mediocre. This was when Sammy...
News -- February 2011
- 2/28 B-R Blog: Batter Games With RE24 = 6+ Since 1973: Since 1973, here are the games where a batter's RE24 for the contest was 6 or better. The list - Rk Player Date Tm Opp Rslt PA...