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Cliff Pennington

Clifton Randolph Pennington

Positions: Shortstop, Second Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 195 lb.

Born: June 15, 1984 in Corpus Christi, TX
High School: Mary Carroll HS (Corpus Christi , TX)
School: Texas A&M University (College Station , TX)
Drafted
by the Oakland Athletics in the 1st round (21st pick) of the 2005 amateur draft.
Signed June 17, 2005. (All Transactions)
Debut: August 12, 2008 (Age 24.058, 17,003rd in MLB history)   vs. TBR 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2009 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Athletics/Diamondbacks/BlueJays/Angels 2008-2016
2016 Contract Status: Signed thru 2017, 2 yrs/$3.75M (16-17) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2016): 6.114, Free Agent: 2018 [*], Agents: Matt Sosnick, Paul Cobbe [*]
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Standard Batting

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
2008 24 OAK AL 36 117 99 14 24 5 0 0 9 4 1 13 18 .242 .339 .293 .632 75 29 1 2 2 1 0 46/5
2009 25 OAK AL 60 229 208 27 58 11 3 4 21 7 5 19 46 .279 .342 .418 .760 101 87 5 1 1 0 0 6
2010 26 OAK AL 156 576 508 64 127 26 8 6 46 29 5 50 96 .250 .319 .368 .687 88 187 7 3 12 3 0 *6
2011 27 OAK AL 148 570 515 57 136 26 2 8 58 14 9 42 104 .264 .319 .369 .687 90 190 5 1 8 4 1 *6/D
2012 28 OAK AL 125 462 418 50 90 18 2 6 28 15 6 35 90 .215 .278 .311 .589 66 130 1 2 5 2 0 64
2013 29 ARI NL 96 299 269 25 65 13 1 1 18 2 0 26 54 .242 .310 .309 .618 72 83 7 1 2 1 5 64/5
2014 30 ARI NL 68 201 177 21 45 5 3 2 10 6 1 20 36 .254 .340 .350 .690 93 62 1 3 1 0 0 64/5
2015 31 TOT MLB 105 249 210 24 44 6 0 3 21 3 0 27 49 .210 .298 .281 .578 58 59 6 1 7 4 2 465/7D
2015 31 ARI NL 72 157 135 15 32 3 0 1 10 3 0 16 29 .237 .314 .281 .595 62 38 4 0 4 2 2 654/7
2015 31 TOR AL 33 92 75 9 12 3 0 2 11 0 0 11 20 .160 .270 .280 .550 52 21 2 1 3 2 0 4/567D
2016 32 LAA AL 27 66 58 8 16 2 1 1 6 0 0 6 16 .276 .344 .397 .740 105 23 1 0 2 0 0 4/635
9 Yrs 821 2769 2462 290 605 112 20 31 217 80 27 238 509 .246 .314 .345 .659 82 850 34 14 40 15 8
162 Game Avg. 162 546 486 57 119 22 4 6 43 16 5 47 100 .246 .314 .345 .659 82 168 7 3 8 3 2
OAK (5 yrs) 525 1954 1748 212 435 86 15 24 162 69 26 159 354 .249 .313 .356 .669 84 623 19 9 28 10 1
ARI (3 yrs) 236 657 581 61 142 21 4 4 38 11 1 62 119 .244 .320 .315 .635 76 183 12 4 7 3 7
LAA (1 yr) 27 66 58 8 16 2 1 1 6 0 0 6 16 .276 .344 .397 .740 105 23 1 0 2 0 0
TOR (1 yr) 33 92 75 9 12 3 0 2 11 0 0 11 20 .160 .270 .280 .550 52 21 2 1 3 2 0
AL (7 yrs) 585 2112 1881 229 463 91 16 27 179 69 26 176 390 .246 .312 .355 .667 84 667 22 10 33 12 1
NL (3 yrs) 236 657 581 61 142 21 4 4 38 11 1 62 119 .244 .320 .315 .635 76 183 12 4 7 3 7

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
2008 24 OAK AL 36 117 -3 1 0 -10 1 -10 -0.9 4 -6 -0.5 .472 .494 0.4 -0.9 4 46/5
2009 25 OAK AL 60 229 -0 -2 -1 -9 3 -9 -0.8 9 0 0.0 .486 .495 0.9 -0.6 9 $400,000 6
2010 26 OAK AL 156 576 -4 4 0 13 8 21 2.4 22 43 4.5 .514 .514 3.1 2.2 30 $405,000 *6
2011 27 OAK AL 148 570 -8 -3 1 -9 7 -11 -1.1 21 10 0.9 .492 .493 1.9 -0.2 19 $420,000 *6/D
2012 28 OAK AL 125 462 -15 0 1 12 6 3 0.3 17 20 2.0 .502 .502 0.8 1.8 8 $490,000 64
2013 29 ARI NL 96 299 -9 0 1 13 3 8 0.8 10 18 1.8 .510 .506 0.3 1.8 5 $1,750,000 64/5
2014 30 ARI NL 68 201 1 1 1 4 2 9 1.0 7 16 1.6 .516 .507 1.2 0.6 12 $3,250,000 64/5
2015 31 ARI NL 72 157 -8 0 -1 4 2 -3 -0.3 5 2 0.2 .496 .498 -0.3 0.6 -2 $3,275,000 654/7
2015 31 TOR AL 33 92 -5 1 0 1 1 -3 -0.3 3 0 0.0 .490 .498 -0.1 0.2 -1 4/567D
2016 32 LAA AL 27 66 0 0 -0 3 1 4 0.4 2 6 0.7 .515 .503 0.3 0.4 3 4/635
9 Seasons 821 2769 -51 3 3 22 33 10 1.3 100 110 11.1 .502 .502 8.6 6.0 88 $9,990,000
OAK (5 yrs) 525 1954 -29 0 2 -3 24 -6 -0.2 73 67 6.9 .499 .501 7.1 2.5 70 $1,715,000
ARI (3 yrs) 236 657 -17 2 1 21 7 15 1.4 21 36 3.5 .507 .504 1.3 2.9 15 $8,275,000
LAA (1 yr) 27 66 0 0 -0 3 1 4 0.4 2 6 0.7 .515 .503 0.3 0.4 3
TOR (1 yr) 33 92 -5 1 0 1 1 -3 -0.3 3 0 0.0 .490 .498 -0.1 0.2 -1

Advanced Batting

Year Age Tm Lg PA Outs RC RC/G AIR BAbip BA lgBA OBP lgOBP SLG lgSLG OPS lgOPS OPS+ OWn% BtRuns BtWins TotA SecA ISO PwrSpd
2008 24 OAK AL 117 80 12 4.0 100 .293 .242 .261 .339 .328 .293 .410 .632 .738 75 .404 -2.6 -0.2 .610 .212 .051 .0
2009 25 OAK AL 229 161 29 4.8 106 .342 .279 .265 .342 .334 .418 .425 .760 .759 101 .476 0.0 0.0 .681 .240 .139 5.1
2010 26 OAK AL 576 408 65 4.3 99 .296 .250 .259 .319 .327 .368 .406 .687 .733 88 .457 -8.3 -0.8 .672 .264 .118 9.9
2011 27 OAK AL 570 405 62 4.1 97 .314 .264 .256 .319 .321 .369 .405 .687 .726 90 .447 -6.5 -0.6 .606 .196 .105 10.2
2012 28 OAK AL 462 342 39 3.1 94 .259 .215 .250 .278 .314 .311 .403 .589 .717 66 .323 -19.1 -1.9 .525 .201 .096 8.6
2013 29 ARI NL 299 214 26 3.3 98 .298 .242 .260 .310 .325 .309 .404 .618 .730 72 .377 -10.2 -1.0 .531 .171 .067 1.3
2014 30 ARI NL 201 135 24 4.8 96 .309 .254 .259 .340 .323 .350 .399 .690 .722 93 .558 -1.6 -0.2 .672 .237 .096 3.0
2015 31 TOT MLB 249 183 19 2.8 102 .253 .210 .263 .298 .327 .281 .417 .578 .744 58 .296 -11.7 -1.2 .523 .214 .071 3.0
2015 31 ARI NL 157 113 13 3.1 103 .290 .237 .266 .314 .331 .281 .419 .595 .749 62 .341 -6.9 -0.7 .533 .185 .044 1.5
2015 31 TOR AL 92 70 6 2.3 99 .182 .160 .257 .270 .320 .280 .415 .550 .735 52 .224 -4.8 -0.5 .508 .267 .120 .0
2016 32 LAA AL 66 45 8 4.8 97 .366 .276 .252 .344 .316 .397 .413 .740 .729 105 .502 0.4 0.0 .674 .224 .121 .0
9 Yrs 2769 1973 284 3.9 98 .296 .246 .258 .314 .323 .345 .407 .659 .731 82 .420 -59.6 -5.9 .602 .218 .100 44.7
162 Game Avg. 546 389 56 3.9 98 .296 .246 .258 .314 .323 .345 .407 .659 .731 82 .420 -59.6 -5.9 .602 .218 .100 9
OAK (5 yrs) 1954 1396 207 4.0 98 .298 .249 .257 .313 .323 .356 .407 .669 .730 84 .423 -36.5 -3.6 .614 .223 .108 35.6
ARI (3 yrs) 657 462 63 3.7 99 .299 .244 .261 .320 .326 .315 .406 .635 .732 76 .427 -18.7 -1.9 .573 .194 .071 5.9
LAA (1 yr) 66 45 8 4.8 97 .366 .276 .252 .344 .316 .397 .413 .740 .729 105 .502 0.4 0.0 .674 .224 .121 .0
TOR (1 yr) 92 70 6 2.3 99 .182 .160 .257 .270 .320 .280 .415 .550 .735 52 .223 -4.8 -0.5 .508 .267 .120 .0
AL (7 yrs) 2112 1511 221 3.9 98 .295 .246 .257 .312 .322 .355 .408 .667 .730 84 .418 -40.9 -4.0 .611 .225 .108 38.8
NL (3 yrs) 657 462 63 3.7 99 .299 .244 .261 .320 .326 .315 .406 .635 .732 76 .427 -18.7 -1.9 .573 .194 .071 5.9

Postseason Batting

Year Age Tm Lg Series Opp Rslt G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2012 28 OAK AL ALDS DET L 5 17 14 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 .286 .412 .286 .697 4 0 0 0 0 0
2015 31 TOR AL ALDS TEX W 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 31 TOR AL ALCS KCR L 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Yrs (3 Series) 9 19 15 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 4 .267 .421 .267 .688 4 0 0 0 0 0
2 ALDS 6 18 15 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 .267 .389 .267 .656 4 0 0 0 0 0
1 ALCS 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0

Ratio Batting*

Year Age Tm Lg PA HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% SO/W AB/SO AB/HR AB/RBI GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB
2008 24 OAK AL 117 0.0% 15.4% 11.1% 4.3% 21% 1.38 5.5 11.0 0.56 0.69 70% 23% 0.0% 12%
2009 25 OAK AL 229 1.8% 20.1% 8.3% 7.9% 31% 2.42 4.5 52.0 9.9 0.74 1.04 69% 17% 5.2% 14%
2010 26 OAK AL 576 1.0% 16.7% 8.7% 6.9% 32% 1.92 5.3 84.7 11.0 0.55 0.76 71% 21% 2.8% 17%
2011 27 OAK AL 570 1.4% 18.3% 7.4% 6.3% 27% 2.48 5.0 64.4 8.9 0.56 0.78 71% 23% 3.8% 19%
2012 28 OAK AL 462 1.3% 19.5% 7.6% 5.6% 29% 2.57 4.6 69.7 14.9 0.70 0.88 70% 20% 3.5% 11%
2013 29 ARI NL 299 0.3% 18.1% 8.7% 5.0% 23% 2.08 5.0 269.0 14.9 0.72 0.88 72% 24% 0.9% 15%
2014 30 ARI NL 201 1.0% 17.9% 10.0% 5.0% 22% 1.80 4.9 88.5 17.7 0.74 0.84 69% 25% 3.0% 16%
2015 31 TOT MLB 249 1.2% 19.7% 10.8% 3.6% 21% 1.81 4.3 70.0 10.0 0.83 1.23 65% 26% 4.1% 14%
2015 31 ARI NL 157 0.6% 18.5% 10.2% 2.6% 13% 1.81 4.7 135.0 13.5 0.91 1.24 68% 24% 2.2% 13%
2015 31 TOR AL 92 2.2% 21.7% 12.0% 5.4% 42% 1.82 3.8 37.5 6.8 0.70 1.22 60% 28% 7.1% 15%
2016 32 LAA AL 66 1.5% 24.2% 9.1% 6.1% 25% 2.67 3.6 58.0 9.7 0.78 1.23 62% 25% 5.0% 13%
9 Yrs 2769 1.1% 18.4% 8.6% 5.9% 27% 2.14 4.8 79.4 11.3 0.65 0.86 70% 22% 3.1% 16%
MLB Averages 2.6% 19.2% 8.2% 7.6% 33% 2.35 4.7 34.8 8.2 0.82 1.10 68% 21% 7.7% 13%

Win Probability*

Year Age Tm Lg BtRuns BtWins Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI PHlev AB
2008 24 OAK AL -2.6 -0.2 124 -0.0 2.0 -2.1 .99 -0.1 0.1 -1.9 -0.2 0.95 -2.2 0
2009 25 OAK AL 0.0 0.0 243 -0.7 3.3 -4.1 .92 -0.2 -0.6 -4.5 -0.4 0.98 -4.1 0
2010 26 OAK AL -8.3 -0.8 620 0.1 9.5 -9.5 1.00 -0.6 0.6 -2.2 -0.2 0.95 -5.2 1.98 2
2011 27 OAK AL -6.5 -0.6 598 -0.3 8.9 -9.2 .94 -0.5 0.2 3.4 0.3 0.94 -7.2 0
2012 28 OAK AL -19.1 -1.9 495 -1.4 6.1 -7.5 .87 -1.8 0.1 -10.8 -1.1 0.90 -16.8 0.89 6
2013 29 ARI NL -10.2 -1.0 309 -0.4 4.9 -5.3 1.08 -0.8 0.4 -6.2 -0.6 0.98 -7.5 0.46 18
2014 30 ARI NL -1.6 -0.2 211 -0.1 3.5 -3.5 1.12 0.2 -0.3 1.8 0.2 0.96 3.5 1.14 17
2015 31 TOT MLB -11.1 -1.1 258 -1.6 3.6 -5.2 1.14 -1.1 -0.3 -13.0 -1.3 1.02 -13.8 1.09 24
2015 31 ARI NL -6.6 -0.7 163 -1.6 2.3 -3.9 1.28 -0.8 -0.4 -8.8 -0.9 1.01 -8.9 1.02 22
2015 31 TOR AL -4.5 -0.4 95 0.0 1.4 -1.4 .91 -0.3 0.3 -4.2 -0.4 1.04 -4.9 1.86 2
2016 32 LAA AL 0.4 0.0 66 -0.1 1.0 -1.2 1.01 -0.1 -0.0 1.1 0.1 0.91 -0.4 0.39 2
9 Yrs -59.0 -5.9 2924 -4.7 42.9 -47.6 .99 -4.9 0.2 -32.3 -3.2 0.95 -53.8 0.93 69

Baserunning & Misc. Stats*

Year Age Tm Lg ROE XI RS% SBO SB CS SB% SB2 CS2 SB3 CS3 SBH CSH PO PCS OOB OOB1 OOB2 OOB3 OOBHm BT XBT% 1stS 1stS2 1stS3 1stD 1stD3 1stDH 2ndS 2ndS3 2ndSH
2008 24 OAK AL 1 0 33% 57 4 1 80% 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 53% 7 5 2 3 2 1 5 0 5
2009 25 OAK AL 1 0 31% 73 7 5 58% 7 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 0 1 1 2 7 53% 7 2 4 2 1 1 10 5 5
2010 26 OAK AL 9 0 33% 205 29 5 85% 22 3 7 2 0 0 1 0 7 1 2 2 2 12 56% 22 13 8 7 1 6 19 4 13
2011 27 OAK AL 4 0 28% 223 14 9 61% 10 8 4 1 0 0 3 3 3 1 0 0 2 16 29% 27 23 4 10 7 2 11 3 8
2012 28 OAK AL 8 0 36% 153 15 6 71% 10 5 5 1 0 0 6 3 1 1 0 0 0 14 53% 16 10 6 4 2 2 18 5 12
2013 29 ARI NL 4 0 25% 118 2 0 100% 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 1 1 1 2 7 41% 14 10 3 6 4 2 9 1 7
2014 30 ARI NL 4 0 28% 89 6 1 86% 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 7 53% 8 4 4 3 2 1 4 1 3
2015 31 TOT MLB 0 0 28% 78 3 0 100% 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 1 9 30% 15 11 4 3 3 0 5 1 3
2015 31 ARI NL 0 0 28% 47 3 0 100% 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 1 5 31% 11 8 3 1 1 0 4 1 2
2015 31 TOR AL 0 0 27% 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 29% 4 3 1 2 2 0 1 0 1
2016 32 LAA AL 0 0 33% 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 50% 2 1 1 1 1 0 3 1 2
9 Yrs 31 0 31% 1020 80 27 75% 59 22 21 4 0 1 13 7 24 5 5 5 9 75 45% 118 79 36 39 23 15 84 21 58

Situational Batting*

Hits Pinch Hitting Home Runs SH GIDP PrdOut BaseRunners Advances
Year Age Tm Lg PA Ptn% H Inf Bnt AB H HR RBI PHlev All GS GSo vRH vLH Hm Rd IP Att Suc % DPopp DPs DP% Opp Suc % BR BRS BRS% <2,3B Scr % 0,2B Adv % PAu
2008 24 OAK AL 117 100% 24 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 100% 24 1 4% 14 8 57% 70 12 17% 8 6 75% 8 6 75% 0
2009 25 OAK AL 229 100% 58 8 3 0 0 0 0 4 0 9 3 1 3 1 0 2 1 50% 39 5 13% 19 4 21% 156 18 12% 14 5 36% 7 4 57% 0
2010 26 OAK AL 576 100% 127 12 7 2 0 0 0 1.98 6 0 18 4 2 2 4 0 15 12 80% 89 7 8% 51 21 41% 330 44 13% 34 15 44% 22 16 73% 0
2011 27 OAK AL 570 100% 136 23 3 0 0 0 0 8 0 11 7 1 3 5 0 11 8 73% 90 5 6% 46 20 43% 319 50 16% 29 20 69% 29 21 72% 0
2012 28 OAK AL 462 100% 90 12 2 6 2 0 0 0.89 6 0 5 6 0 0 6 0 5 5 100% 63 1 2% 28 9 32% 229 23 10% 14 7 50% 8 6 75% 0
2013 29 ARI NL 299 100% 65 4 1 18 5 0 1 0.46 1 0 9 1 0 1 0 0 2 2 100% 65 7 11% 32 13 41% 193 21 11% 18 9 50% 11 9 82% 0
2014 30 ARI NL 201 100% 45 6 1 17 4 1 1 1.14 2 0 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 100% 36 1 3% 24 7 29% 105 10 10% 9 2 22% 4 2 50% 0
2015 31 TOT MLB 249 100% 44 5 5 24 7 1 3 1.09 3 0 5 3 0 1 2 0 12 7 58% 50 6 12% 29 15 52% 168 19 11% 15 10 67% 10 6 60% 0
2015 31 ARI NL 157 100% 32 5 5 22 7 1 3 1.02 1 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 8 4 50% 27 4 15% 15 7 47% 105 10 10% 10 6 60% 3 2 67% 0
2015 31 TOR AL 92 100% 12 0 0 2 0 0 0 1.86 2 0 3 2 0 0 2 0 4 3 75% 23 2 9% 14 8 57% 63 9 14% 5 4 80% 7 4 57% 0
2016 32 LAA AL 66 100% 16 2 1 2 0 0 0 0.39 1 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 3 2 67% 14 1 7% 6 3 50% 37 5 14% 4 3 75% 2 1 50% 0
9 Yrs 2769 100% 605 74 24 69 18 2 5 0.93 31 0 67 26 5 12 19 0 53 40 75% 470 34 7% 249 100 40% 1607 202 13% 145 77 53% 101 71 70% 0
MLB Averages 54% 67% 11% 31% 14% 51% 55%

Pitch Summary -- Batting*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Pit Pit/PA Str Str% L/Str S/Str F/Str I/Str AS/Str I/Bll AS/Pit Con 1stS 30% 30c 30s 20% 20c 20s 31% 31c 31s L/SO S/SO L/SO% PAu Pitu Stru
2008 24 OAK AL 117 471 4.03 294 62.4% 27.2% 11.2% 33.0% 28.6% 72.8% 0.0% 45.4% 84.6% 19.7% 3.4% 4 0 13.7% 16 7 7.7% 9 3 7 11 38.9% 0 0 0
2009 25 OAK AL 229 916 4.00 580 63.3% 25.3% 14.8% 31.7% 28.1% 74.7% 0.0% 47.3% 80.1% 27.5% 4.8% 11 0 14.4% 33 12 9.6% 22 13 8 38 17.4% 0 0 0
2010 26 OAK AL 578 2309 3.99 1460 63.2% 29.7% 10.3% 30.8% 29.2% 70.3% 0.0% 44.5% 85.4% 22.0% 5.5% 32 0 13.0% 75 21 9.3% 54 29 32 64 33.3% 0 0 0
2011 27 OAK AL 571 2311 4.05 1477 64.0% 30.5% 11.6% 29.2% 28.6% 69.5% 0.5% 44.5% 83.3% 20.3% 4.6% 26 2 14.9% 85 22 10.0% 57 28 18 86 17.3% 0 0 0
2012 28 OAK AL 462 1913 4.14 1234 64.5% 28.4% 15.1% 29.3% 27.1% 71.6% 0.0% 46.2% 78.9% 20.8% 4.8% 22 1 13.0% 60 21 8.7% 40 24 15 75 16.7% 0 0 0
2013 29 ARI NL 300 1154 3.85 729 64.1% 27.0% 12.9% 30.2% 29.9% 73.0% 3.8% 46.7% 82.3% 27.0% 5.7% 17 0 15.0% 45 20 8.0% 24 17 17 37 31.5% 0 0 0
2014 30 ARI NL 201 811 4.03 497 61.3% 29.4% 12.1% 30.0% 28.6% 70.6% 0.0% 43.3% 82.9% 21.9% 5.0% 10 0 15.9% 32 14 13.9% 28 17 13 23 36.1% 0 0 0
2015 31 TOT MLB 250 1021 4.08 607 59.9% 26.7% 17.0% 28.0% 28.3% 73.3% 1.9% 43.9% 76.9% 26.4% 6.0% 15 0 18.4% 46 19 12.8% 32 17 9 40 18.4% 0 0 0
2015 31 ARI NL 158 627 3.97 366 59.1% 28.7% 16.4% 24.3% 30.6% 71.3% 3.1% 42.2% 77.0% 23.4% 7.0% 11 0 19.0% 30 12 12.7% 20 11 5 24 17.2% 0 0 0
2015 31 TOR AL 92 394 4.28 241 61.2% 23.7% 17.8% 33.6% 24.9% 76.3% 0.0% 46.7% 76.6% 31.5% 4.3% 4 0 17.4% 16 7 13.0% 12 6 4 16 20.0% 0 0 0
2016 32 LAA AL 66 259 3.92 179 69.1% 26.3% 15.6% 33.5% 24.6% 73.7% 0.0% 51.0% 78.8% 34.8% 6.1% 4 0 9.1% 6 2 9.1% 6 2 3 12 18.8% 0 0 0
9 Yrs 2774 11165 4.02 7057 63.4% 28.5% 12.9% 30.1% 28.5% 71.5% 0.7% 45.3% 81.9% 23.0% 5.1% 141 3 14.3% 398 138 9.8% 272 150 122 386 24.0% 0 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 63.6% 27.5% 15.7% 27.2% 29.6% 72.5% 1.5% 46.1% 78.4% 27.1% 4.8% 14.1% 8.6% 24.3%

Cumulative Batting

Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2008 24 36 117 99 14 24 5 0 0 9 4 1 13 18 .242 .339 .293 .632 75 29 1 2 2 1 0
2009 25 96 346 307 41 82 16 3 4 30 11 6 32 64 .267 .341 .378 .719 93 116 6 3 3 1 0
2010 26 252 922 815 105 209 42 11 10 76 40 11 82 160 .256 .327 .372 .699 90 303 13 6 15 4 0
2011 27 400 1492 1330 162 345 68 13 18 134 54 20 124 264 .259 .324 .371 .695 90 493 18 7 23 8 1
2012 28 525 1954 1748 212 435 86 15 24 162 69 26 159 354 .249 .313 .356 .669 84 623 19 9 28 10 1
2013 29 621 2253 2017 237 500 99 16 25 180 71 26 185 408 .248 .313 .350 .663 83 706 26 10 30 11 6
2014 30 689 2454 2194 258 545 104 19 27 190 77 27 205 444 .248 .315 .350 .665 84 768 27 13 31 11 6
2015 31 794 2703 2404 282 589 110 19 30 211 80 27 232 493 .245 .313 .344 .657 81 827 33 14 38 15 8
2016 32 821 2769 2462 290 605 112 20 31 217 80 27 238 509 .246 .314 .345 .659 82 850 34 14 40 15 8

Neutralized Batting

Change to: Default / 750 Runs / 1968 Dodgers / 2000 Rockies or

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 688 total runs (4.25 R/G)
How this works
Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS RC Gact
2008 24 36 119 100 15 25 5 0 0 9 4 14 18 .250 .350 .300 .650 10 36
2009 25 60 226 206 26 56 11 3 4 20 7 18 46 .272 .333 .413 .746 28 60
2010 26 156 579 510 66 129 26 8 6 47 29 51 96 .253 .323 .371 .693 61 156
2011 27 148 574 518 59 139 27 2 8 60 14 43 104 .268 .323 .375 .698 63 148
2012 28 125 466 421 53 93 19 2 6 30 16 36 90 .221 .284 .318 .602 38 125
2013 29 96 302 271 26 67 13 1 1 19 2 27 54 .247 .317 .314 .630 27 96
2014 30 68 204 179 23 47 5 3 2 11 6 21 36 .263 .350 .358 .707 22 68
2015 31 105 249 210 24 44 6 0 3 21 3 27 49 .210 .298 .281 .578 18 105
2016 32 27 67 59 9 17 2 1 1 7 0 6 16 .288 .354 .407 .761 9 27
9 Yrs 821 2786 2474 301 617 114 20 31 224 81 243 509 .249 .318 .349 .668 276 821
162 Game Avg. 162 550 488 59 122 22 4 6 44 16 48 100 .249 .318 .349 .668 54 821



* - Disclaimer & Completeness Note

* Many Detailed Statistics are based on play-by-play accounts accumulated by RetroSheet. These totals may be incomplete (3.6% of all plays from 1930 to 1973 are missing or have incomplete accounts, click link for year and team summary of data completeness) for some players prior to 1974 and even complete seasons may not match the official totals due to errors in both the official totals and the play-by-play accounts. Pre-1954 seasons have a substantial numbers of games missing play-by-play accounts and should be viewed as essentially incomplete.

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Defensive WARs c a p y
2010 AL  2.2 (6th)

Triples s c a p y
2010 AL  8 (4th)

Sacrifice Hits s c a p y
2010 AL  12 (4th)
Active  40 (41st)

SB % s c a p y
2010 AL  85.29 (7th)
Career  74.77 (190th)

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkBatting - 1 (2485), Average HOFer ≈ 144
Hall of Fame MonitorBatting - 2 (2238), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsBatting - 2 (2864), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Shortstop (165th), 11.1 career WAR/11.6 7yr-peak WAR/11.3 JAWS
Average HOF SS (out of 21) = 66.7 career WAR/42.8 7yr-peak WAR/54.8 JAWS

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Name and misspellings: Clifton Cliff Randolph Pennington

Player Page Tricks and Tips

Sum any set of rows by clicking anywhere (not red or blue) on the first and last rows of your selection. We will then compute the totals for the player between and including those two seasons.
Default Setting for this feature: Turn On / Turn Off
Summation of season totals only works for the initial case when the table is in year order. On a sorted table the results may get a bit goofy.

HIGHLIGHTING: Adding a range or series of player's career seasons or career game numbers (like '#1972:batting_standard', '#1970-1980-sum:batting_standard', or '#1998,1999,2001,2002,sum:pitching_standard') onto the end of a player page url causes the seasons to the highlighted and summed. After changing address bar, reload the page to see highlighting. This will work even in links e-mailed to others. Note that for tables with multiple pages the first table is the default. If you want to create a sum for a table other than the first one, select the rows and after the summation window appears click on "permanent link" link.

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