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Steve Balboni

Stephen Charles Balboni (Bye Bye)

Position: First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 225 lb.

Born: January 16, 1957 in Brockton, Massachusetts, United States
High School: Memorial HS (Manchester, NH)
School: Eckerd College (St. Petersburg, FL)

Drafted by the New York Yankees in the 2nd round of the 1978 MLB June Amateur Draft from Eckerd College (St. Petersburg, FL).

Major League Stats

Register 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
1978 21 -0.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA NYY 62 201 178 19 36 5 0 1 19 1 0 20 49 .202 .289 .247 .536 44 2 0 1
1978 21 -0.5 Fort Lauderdale FLOR A NYY 60 199 176 19 36 5 0 1 19 1 0 20 47 .205 .291 .250 .541 44 2 0 1
1978 21 -1.8 West Haven EL AA NYY 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
1979 22 0.8 Fort Lauderdale FLOR A NYY 140 584 504 69 127 19 2 26 91 2 1 69 154 .252 .346 .452 .798 228 6 0 5
1980 23 0.0 Nashville SOUL AA NYY 141 613 521 101 157 25 2 34 122 4 2 82 162 .301 .399 .553 .951 288 5 1 4
1981 24 -1.0 Columbus IL AAA NYY 125 498 434 68 107 21 2 33 98 0 0 55 146 .247 .337 .532 .870 231 6 0 3 5
1981 24 -4.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 4 8 7 2 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 4 .286 .375 .714 1.089 5 0 0 0 0 0
1982 25 -0.1 Columbus IL AAA NYY 83 359 313 57 89 17 1 32 86 0 1 38 68 .284 .359 .652 1.011 204 2 0 6 2
1982 25 -3.8 NYY AL MLB NYY 33 114 107 8 20 2 1 2 4 0 0 6 34 .187 .228 .280 .508 30 1 0 0 1 0
1983 26 1.1 Columbus IL AAA NYY 84 378 317 72 87 14 0 27 81 1 1 48 91 .274 .373 .574 .947 182 6 0 7 2
1983 26 -2.8 NYY AL MLB NYY 32 95 86 8 20 2 0 5 17 0 0 8 23 .233 .295 .430 .725 37 2 0 0 1 0
1984 27 -1.7 KCR AL MLB KCR 126 488 438 58 107 23 2 28 77 0 0 45 139 .244 .320 .498 .817 218 9 4 0 1 5
1985 28 -0.9 KCR AL MLB KCR 160 662 600 74 146 28 2 36 88 1 1 52 166 .243 .307 .477 .783 286 14 5 0 5 4
1986 29 0.2 KCR AL MLB KCR 138 562 512 54 117 25 1 29 88 0 0 43 146 .229 .286 .451 .738 231 8 1 0 6 2
1987 30 1.6 KCR AL MLB KCR 121 425 386 44 80 11 1 24 60 0 0 34 97 .207 .273 .427 .700 165 11 2 0 3 1
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
1988 31 2.5 2 Teams AL MLB SEA-KCR 118 440 413 46 97 17 1 23 66 0 1 24 87 .235 .277 .448 .725 185 8 1 0 2 2
1988 31 2.5 KCR AL MLB KCR 21 64 63 2 9 2 0 2 5 0 0 1 20 .143 .156 .270 .426 17 0 0 0 0 0
1988 31 2.5 SEA AL MLB SEA 97 376 350 44 88 15 1 21 61 0 1 23 67 .251 .298 .480 .778 168 8 1 0 2 2
1989 32 3.5 NYY AL MLB NYY 110 334 300 33 71 12 2 17 59 0 0 25 67 .237 .296 .460 .756 138 10 3 0 6 5
1990 33 4.4 NYY AL MLB NYY 116 307 266 24 51 6 0 17 34 0 0 35 91 .192 .291 .406 .697 108 4 3 1 2 2
1991 34 7.5 Oklahoma City AA AAA TEX 83 339 301 44 81 15 1 20 63 0 2 33 74 .269 .339 .525 .864 158 1 0 4 2
1992 35 8.1 Oklahoma City AA AAA TEX 117 518 454 75 114 26 2 30 104 0 0 55 100 .251 .332 .515 .847 234 12 3 0 6 6
1993 36 8.8 Oklahoma City AA AAA TEX 126 535 471 67 115 22 0 36 108 0 1 51 98 .244 .321 .520 .842 245 16 6 0 7 4
1993 36 7.1 TEX AL MLB TEX 2 5 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .600 .600 .600 1.200 3 0 0 0 0 0
MLB (11 seasons) MLB 960 3440 3120 351 714 127 11 181 495 1 2 273 856 .229 .293 .451 .743 1406 67 19 1 27 21
Minors (9 seasons) Minors 961 4025 3493 572 913 164 10 239 772 8 8 451 942 .261 .348 .519 .867 1814 28 37 1 43 21
All Levels (16 Seasons) 1921 7465 6613 923 1627 291 21 420 1267 9 10 724 1798 .246 .323 .487 .809 3220 95 56 2 70 42
A (2 seasons) Minors 200 783 680 88 163 24 2 27 110 3 1 89 201 .240 .332 .400 .732 272 8 0 6
AA (2 seasons) Minors 143 615 523 101 157 25 2 34 122 4 2 82 164 .300 .397 .551 .948 288 5 1 4
AAA (6 seasons) Minors 618 2627 2290 383 593 115 6 178 540 1 5 280 577 .259 .341 .548 .889 1254 28 24 0 33 21
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1978 21 Fort Lauderdale FLOR A NYY 1B 57 498 475 19 4 32 .992 8.67
1979 22 Fort Lauderdale FLOR A NYY 1B 140 1405 1297 97 11 106 .992 9.96
1980 23 Nashville SOUL AA NYY 1B 140 1307 1218 76 13 125 .990 9.24
1981 24 Columbus IL AAA NYY 1B 74 700 631 55 14 50 .980 9.27
1981 24 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 3 17.0 15 14 1 0 2 1.000 7.94 5.00
1982 25 Columbus IL AAA NYY 1B 50 472 426 38 8 42 .983 9.28
1982 25 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 26 207.0 209 194 13 2 23 .990 9.00 7.96
1983 26 Columbus IL AAA NYY 1B 60 537 479 47 11 51 .980 8.77
1983 26 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 23 160.0 190 178 9 3 19 .984 10.52 8.13
1984 27 KCR AL MLB KCR 1B 125 1035.0 1196 1102 79 15 102 .987 10.27 9.45
1985 28 KCR AL MLB KCR 1B 160 1428.0 1686 1573 101 12 138 .993 10.55 10.46
1986 29 KCR AL MLB KCR 1B 137 1204.0 1352 1236 98 18 115 .987 9.97 9.74
1987 30 KCR AL MLB KCR 1B 55 468.0 568 521 41 6 39 .989 10.81 10.22
1988 31 2 Teams AL MLB SEA-KCR 1B 53 440.0 462 428 30 4 45 .991 9.37 8.64
1988 31 KCR AL MLB KCR 1B 13 93.0 101 94 5 2 11 .980 9.58 7.62
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1988 31 SEA AL MLB SEA 1B 40 347.0 361 334 25 2 34 .994 9.31 8.98
1989 32 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 20 95.0 158 150 7 1 15 .994 14.87 7.85
1990 33 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 28 186.0 193 183 7 3 23 .984 9.19 6.79
1991 34 Oklahoma City AA AAA TEX 1B 9 70 62 6 2 6 .971 7.56
1992 35 Oklahoma City AA AAA TEX 1B 2 24 22 2 0 2 1.000 12.00
1993 36 Oklahoma City AA AAA TEX 1B 7 69 59 10 0 2 1.000 9.86
MLB (10 seasons) MLB 1B 630 5240.0 6029 5579 386 64 521 .989 10.25 9.47
Minors (9 seasons) Minors 1B 539 5082 4669 350 63 416 .988 9.31
All Levels (16 Seasons) 1B 1169 5240.0 11111 10248 736 127 937 .989 10.25 9.40
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
2001 44 Vermont NYPL A- MON 1 of 1 75 28 47 .373
1 Season 75 28 47 .373

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Sabr ID: 5835023c

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