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Tim Birtsas

Timothy Dean Birtsas

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 7", Weight: 240 lb.

Born: September 5, 1960 in Pontiac, Michigan, United States
School: Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI)

Drafted by the New York Yankees in the 2nd round of the 1982 MLB June Amateur Draft from Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI).

Major League Stats

Register Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg 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
1982 21 -0.1 Oneonta NYPL A- NYY 1 1 .500 3.86 7.16 6 5 1 0 0 1 16.1 19 13 7 2 17 0 24 0 0 4 2.204 10.5 1.1 9.4 13.2 1.41
1983 22 -0.1 Fort Lauderdale FLOR A NYY 12 8 .600 2.36 3.06 23 22 0 9 3 0 167.2 120 57 44 0 88 0 160 10 0 15 1.241 6.4 0.0 4.7 8.6 1.82
1984 23 0.9 Fort Lauderdale FLOR A NYY 5 1 .833 3.59 3.59 11 10 0 0 0 0 57.2 51 23 23 0 37 0 62 3 0 2 1.526 8.0 0.0 5.8 9.7 1.68
1985 24 -1.7 Tacoma PCL AAA OAK 2 2 .500 3.04 3.38 4 4 0 1 0 0 26.2 21 10 9 3 14 0 25 0 0 0 1.312 7.1 1.0 4.7 8.4 1.79
1985 24 -4.4 OAK AL MLB OAK 10 6 .625 4.01 4.58 29 25 4 2 0 0 141.1 124 72 63 18 91 0 94 3 0 6 624 1.521 7.9 1.1 5.8 6.0 1.03
1986 25 -0.8 Tacoma PCL AAA OAK 3 7 .300 5.07 5.75 19 15 1 2 1 0 92.1 94 59 52 6 71 1 75 0 1 8 1.787 9.2 0.6 6.9 7.3 1.06
1986 25 -3.2 OAK AL MLB OAK 0 0 22.50 22.50 2 0 2 0 0 0 2.0 2 5 5 1 4 1 1 0 0 0 12 3.000 9.0 4.5 18.0 4.5 0.25
1987 26 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA OAK 12 12 .500 3.43 3.98 27 27 0 5 1 0 181.0 155 80 69 9 107 0 125 2 1 6 1.448 7.7 0.4 5.3 6.2 1.17
1987 26 2.1 Huntsville SOUL AA OAK 5 10 .333 3.61 4.24 17 17 0 3 0 0 114.2 109 54 46 8 53 0 75 1 1 3 1.413 8.6 0.6 4.2 5.9 1.42
1987 26 -0.1 Tacoma PCL AAA OAK 7 2 .778 3.12 3.53 10 10 0 2 1 0 66.1 46 26 23 1 54 0 50 1 0 3 1.508 6.2 0.1 7.3 6.8 0.93
1988 27 0.6 Nashville AA AAA CIN 1 3 .250 3.08 3.62 8 8 0 1 0 0 49.2 33 20 17 4 21 0 48 1 2 2 1.087 6.0 0.7 3.8 8.7 2.29
1988 27 -1.5 CIN NL MLB CIN 1 3 .250 4.20 4.76 36 4 8 0 0 0 64.1 61 34 30 6 24 5 38 3 3 0 277 1.321 8.5 0.8 3.4 5.3 1.58
1989 28 -0.8 CIN NL MLB CIN 2 2 .500 3.75 4.26 42 1 12 0 0 1 69.2 68 33 29 5 27 8 57 3 3 3 300 1.364 8.8 0.6 3.5 7.4 2.11
1990 29 2.4 Nashville AA AAA CIN 2 4 .333 4.37 5.40 8 5 2 2 2 0 35.0 33 21 17 0 16 1 34 0 0 3 1.400 8.5 0.0 4.1 8.7 2.13
1990 29 0.6 CIN NL MLB CIN 1 3 .250 3.86 4.21 29 0 8 0 0 0 51.1 69 24 22 7 24 6 41 1 0 4 239 1.812 12.1 1.2 4.2 7.2 1.71
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg 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
1991 30 3.9 Yakult JPCL Fgn 3 5 .375 5.61 5.93 18 16 2 1 1 0 85.0 98 56 53 7 41 1 72 2 0 4 381 1.635 10.4 0.7 4.3 7.6 1.76
MLB (5 seasons) MLB 14 14 .500 4.08 4.60 138 30 34 2 0 1 328.2 324 168 149 37 170 20 231 10 6 13 1452 1.503 8.9 1.0 4.7 6.3 1.36
Minors (8 seasons) Minors 38 38 .500 3.42 4.07 106 96 4 20 7 1 626.1 526 283 238 24 371 2 553 16 4 40 1.432 7.6 0.3 5.3 7.9 1.49
All Levels (10 Seasons) 55 57 .491 3.81 4.39 262 142 40 23 8 2 1040.0 948 507 440 68 582 23 856 28 10 57 1833 1.471 8.2 0.6 5.0 7.4 1.47
A (2 seasons) Minors 17 9 .654 2.68 3.20 34 32 0 9 3 0 225.1 171 80 67 0 125 0 222 13 0 17 1.314 6.8 0.0 5.0 8.9 1.78
AAA (5 seasons) Minors 15 18 .455 3.93 4.53 49 42 3 8 4 0 270.0 227 136 118 14 176 2 232 2 3 16 1.493 7.6 0.5 5.9 7.7 1.32
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

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
1982 21 0.2 Oneonta NYPL A- NYY 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983 22 0.0 Fort Lauderdale FLOR A NYY 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984 23 0.9 Fort Lauderdale FLOR A NYY 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1985 24 -1.3 Tacoma PCL AAA OAK 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1985 24 -4.9 OAK AL MLB OAK 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1986 25 -0.5 Tacoma PCL AAA OAK 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1986 25 -3.8 OAK AL MLB OAK 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 26 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA OAK 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 26 1.6 Huntsville SOUL AA OAK 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 26 -0.1 Tacoma PCL AAA OAK 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1988 27 0.6 Nashville AA AAA CIN 8 19 15 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .067 .067 .067 .133 1 0 4 0 0
1988 27 -1.1 CIN NL MLB CIN 36 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
1989 28 -0.4 CIN NL MLB CIN 42 4 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 1.000 1.250 4 0 0 0 0 0
1990 29 2.7 Nashville AA AAA CIN 8 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
1990 29 0.7 CIN NL MLB CIN 29 7 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 3 0 0
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
1991 30 2.0 Yakult JPCL Fgn 18 29 26 0 5 2 0 0 3 0 0 1 10 .192 .222 .269 .491 7 0 0 2 0 0
MLB (5 seasons) MLB 138 21 18 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 .056 .056 .222 .278 4 0 0 3 0 0
Minors (8 seasons) Minors 106 24 20 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .050 .050 .050 .100 1 0 4 0 0
All Levels (10 Seasons) 262 74 64 2 7 2 0 1 4 0 0 1 20 .109 .123 .188 .311 12 0 0 9 0 0
A (2 seasons) Minors 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
AAA (5 seasons) Minors 49 24 20 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .050 .050 .050 .100 1 0 4 0 0
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
1982 21 Oneonta NYPL A- NYY P 6 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
1983 22 Fort Lauderdale FLOR A NYY P 23 35 6 24 5 0 .857 1.30
1984 23 Fort Lauderdale FLOR A NYY P 11 12 2 9 1 1 .917 1.00
1985 24 Tacoma PCL AAA OAK P 4 6 1 5 0 0 1.000 1.50
1985 24 OAK AL MLB OAK P 29 141.0 12 0 11 1 1 .917 0.70 0.38
1986 25 Tacoma PCL AAA OAK P 19 19 2 17 0 0 1.000 1.00
1986 25 OAK AL MLB OAK P 2 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1987 26 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA OAK P 27 30 7 21 2 1 .933 1.04
1987 26 Huntsville SOUL AA OAK P 17 19 6 12 1 0 .947 1.06
1987 26 Tacoma PCL AAA OAK P 10 11 1 9 1 1 .909 1.00
1988 27 Nashville AA AAA CIN P 8 13 3 9 1 1 .923 1.50
1988 27 CIN NL MLB CIN P 36 64.0 12 2 8 2 0 .833 1.41 0.28
1989 28 CIN NL MLB CIN P 42 70.0 10 0 9 1 0 .900 1.16 0.21
1990 29 Nashville AA AAA CIN P 8 7 1 3 3 1 .571 0.50
1990 29 CIN NL MLB CIN P 29 51.0 11 3 8 0 0 1.000 1.94 0.38
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
1991 30 Yakult JPCL Fgn P 18
MLB (5 seasons) MLB P 138 328.0 45 5 36 4 1 .911 1.12 0.30
Minors (8 seasons) Minors P 106 123 22 88 13 4 .894 1.04
All Levels (10 Seasons) P 262 328.0 168 27 124 17 5
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: 37d08a87

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