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Steve Hovley

Born: December 18, 1944, Ventura, CA

Height: 5'10" Weight: 188 Bats: Left Throws: Left

College: Stanford

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Batting Statistics

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Year  Team            Lg  Age   G   AB    R    H   TB  2B  3B  HR  RBI  SH  SF  SB  CS   UW  IW  HP   SO  DP    BA   SLG   OBP
1969  Seattle         AL  24   91  329   41   91  120  14   3   3   20   3   1  10   4   27   3   1   34   2  .277  .365  .338
1970  Milwaukee       AL  25   40  135   17   38   47   9   0   0   16   0   0   5   1   16   1   1   11   4  .281  .348  .366
1970  Oakland         AL  25   72  100    8   19   20   1   0   0    1   0   0   3   0    4   1   0   11   2  .190  .200  .229
1971  Oakland         AL  26   24   27    3    3    5   2   0   0    3   0   1   2   0    7   0   1    9   0  .111  .185  .306
1972  Kansas City     AL  27  105  196   24   53   69   5   1   3   24   4   1   3   3   22   2   1   29   2  .270  .352  .351
1973  Kansas City     AL  28  104  232   29   59   75   8   1   2   24   2   1   6   4   31   2   0   34   3  .254  .323  .346
TOTALS                        436 1019  122  263  336  39   5   8   88   9   4  29  12  107   9   4  128  13  .258  .330  .335
Batter data: G: Games played; AB: At bats; R: Runs scored; H: Hits; TB: Total bases; 2B: Doubles; 3B: Triples; HR: Home runs; RBI: Runs batted in; SH: Sacrifice hits; SF: Sacrifice flies; SB: Stolen bases; CS: Caught stealing; UW: Unintentional walks; IW: Intentional walks; HP: Hit by pitch; SO: Strikeouts; DP: Double plays grounded into; BA: Batting average; SLG: Slugging percentage; OBP: On base percentage

Defensive Statistics

Year  Team            Lg    POS      INN   GS   DR+  DR-   G    PO    A    E   DP     FP    RF9   SB   CS   PB   PkO
1969  Seattle         AL     RF    394.0   40    9    0   49    80    6    2    4   .977   1.96  
1969  Seattle         AL     CF    318.1   33    2    1   35    88    3    0    0  1.000   2.57  
1969  Seattle         AL     LF     22.0    3    0    2    3     6    0    0    0  1.000   2.45  

1970  Milwaukee       AL     RF    268.0   31    6    8   37    55    1    3    0   .949   1.88  
1970  Milwaukee       AL     CF     25.0    3    3    2    6    11    0    0    0  1.000   3.96  
1970  Oakland         AL     CF    136.0    9   18    1   27    43    0    0    0  1.000   2.85  
1970  Oakland         AL     LF     21.2    0    8    0    8     9    0    0    0  1.000   3.74  
1970  Oakland         AL     RF     42.2    3    5    0    8    11    1    0    1  1.000   2.53  

1971  Oakland         AL     RF      9.0    0    4    0    4     3    0    0    0  1.000   3.00  
1971  Oakland         AL     LF     24.0    2    2    0    4     6    1    0    0  1.000   2.62  
1971  Oakland         AL     CF     16.0    2    1    1    3     6    0    0    0  1.000   3.38  

1972  Kansas City     AL     RF    200.1   18   20    5   38    48    4    2    0   .963   2.34  
1972  Kansas City     AL     CF    181.1   16    9    0   25    52    3    0    0  1.000   2.73  
1972  Kansas City     AL     LF     22.0    0    5    0    5     2    0    0    0  1.000   0.82  

1973  Kansas City     AL     RF    264.0   23   30    2   53    71    1    0    1  1.000   2.45  
1973  Kansas City     AL     CF    171.0   16   10    2   26    44    3    3    0   .940   2.47  
1973  Kansas City     AL     LF      7.2    0    4    0    4     0    0    0    0   .000   0.00  
Fielding data: INN: Innings played; GS: Games started; DR+: Games as defensive replacement; DR-: Games replaced on defense; G: Games played; PO: Putouts; A: Assists; E: Errors; DP: Double plays; FP: Fielding percentage; RF9: Plays made per 9 innings; SB: Stolen bases; CS: Caught Stealing; PB: Passed balls

Transactions

  • Selected by California Angels in the 35th round of the free-agent draft (June 7, 1966).
  • Selected by Seattle Pilots from California Angels (35th pick overall) in the expansion draft (October 15, 1968).
  • Traded by Milwaukee Brewers to Oakland Athletics in exchange for Al Downing and Tito Francona (June 11, 1970).
  • Placed on disabled list by Oakland A's (May 22, 1971)
  • Activated by Oakland A's (June 20, 1971)
  • Placed on disabled list by Oakland A's (June 21, 1971)
  • Activated by Oakland A's (July 11, 1971)
  • Placed on disabled list by Oakland A's (July 28, 1971)
  • Activated by Oakland A's (October 1, 1971)
  • Selected by Kansas City Royals from Oakland Athletics in the Rule 5 major league draft (November 29, 1971).


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