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Brett Butler
Brett Morgan Butler

Bats Left, Throws Left
Height 5' 10", Weight 160 lb.
School Arizona State.; SE Oklahoma St.

MLB Debut August 20, 1981
Final Game September 28, 1997
Born June 15, 1957 in Los Angeles, CA

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 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1981 24 CIN NL   73  140   28   37   1   5   0   16  10   3   17   14  .264  .342  .343  .685   48   0   1   0   0   2  
 1982 25 CIN NL   65  175   22   36   6   0   0   15  20   2   17   30  .206  .276  .240  .516   42   7   0   0   0   0  
 1983 26 CIN NL  149  552   84  149  19  10   4   40  46  26   61   65  .270  .341  .362  .703  200  13   3   2   0   7  MVP-24
 1984 27 CHA AL  162  602   69  151  19   5   3   47  55  19   80   72  .251  .339  .314  .653  189   2   1   3   1   6  
 1985 28 CHA AL  146  554   96  173  30  11   5   44  64  13   70   45  .312  .387  .433  .820  240   5   4   9   0   8  
 1986 29 LAN NL  112  417   63  114   8   7   4   37  33  11   45   40  .273  .345  .355  .700  148  24   2   1   2   7  
         DEA AL   48  187   26   58   7   2   0    8  19   9   19   23  .310  .372  .369  .741   69   8   1   0   0   8  
         TOT     160  604   89  172  15   9   4   45  52  20   64   63  .285  .354  .359  .713  217  32   3   1   2  15 
 1987 30 DEA AL  154  538   95  146  30   3  12   43  65  19   98   61  .271  .382  .405  .787  218   5   3   1   0   5  
 1988 31 SFN NL  162  596  114  171  26  12  10   36  64  14  102   71  .287  .392  .421  .813  251   6   3   0   3   2  MVP-12
 1989 32 SFN NL  153  621   86  157  24   4   1   30  39  21   64   65  .253  .326  .309  .635  192   9   4   0   5   1  
 1990 33 SFN NL  161  637  116  190  27   9   1   29  63  15   82   63  .298  .386  .374  .760  238   6   0   3   9   5  MVP-19
 1991 34 LAN NL  162  639   94  170  18   3   4   37  39  15   97   76  .266  .362  .322  .684  206  16   2   0   0   4  MVP-20
 1992 35 LAN NL  162  580   99  180  19   9   2   38  77  32   89   61  .310  .407  .384  .791  223  47   0   2   5   2  MVP-16
 1993 36 LAN NL  162  612   90  182  18  14   0   50  50  20   78   71  .297  .381  .373  .753  228  37   4   2   7   7  
 1994 37 LAN NL  159  571  104  181  23  16   8   75  51  18   91   69  .317  .408  .455  .863  260  31   5   3   0   4  MVP-24
 1995 38 LAN NL  152  567   86  168  22   8   1   41  69  18   70   46  .296  .372  .369  .741  209  16   2   0   0   4  
 1996 39 LAN NL   56   62    5   18   2   1   0    8   3   1    3   14  .290  .328  .355  .683   22   2   1   0   1   0  
 1997 40 LAN NL  109  309   28   91  15   2   0   32  15   8   30   36  .294  .356  .356  .712  110   9   1   0   0   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 17 Seasons     2347 8359 1305 2372 314 121  55  626 782 264 1113  922  .284  .369  .370  .739 3093 243  37  26  33  72
 Per 162 games        577   90  164  22   8   4   43  54  18   77   64                          213  17   3   2   2   5
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1981 24 CIN NL  23   18   4.5   7   2   0  .286   0   18   16  .889    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e5    15   
 1982 25 CIN NL  10   15   2.8   9   2   0  .222   1   26   25  .962    0    0  .000  OF   1(-2)e2     0   
 1983 26 CIN NL  33   69   4.2   2   1   0  .500   9   81   72  .889    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e5   -34   
 1984 27 CHA AL  37   72   4.1   0   0   0  .000   3   77   65  .844    0    0  .000  OF   2(0)e4    -63   
 1985 28 CHA AL  33  103   6.8  12   2   0  .167   0   60   57  .950    0    0  .000  OF   2(-1)e1    12   
 1986 29 LAN NL  34   55   4.3   0   0   0  .000   1   61   53  .869    0    0  .000  OF   2(0)e3    -30   
         DEA AL  33   24   4.3   0   0   0  .000   1   19   14  .737    0    0  .000  OF   2(0)e3     10   
         TOT                     0   0   0  .000   2   80   67  .838    0    0  .000
 1987 30 DEA AL  30   96   6.1  11   6   1  .545   2   65   53  .815    0    0  .000  OF   2(0)e5    -38   
 1988 31 SFN NL  33  115   6.9   2   0   0  .000   8   53   42  .792    0    0  .000  OF   2(0)e6     22   
 1989 32 SFN NL  36   68   3.7   0   0   0  .000   4   60   57  .950    0    0  .000  OF   1(0)e7    -68   
 1990 33 SFN NL  39  105   6.0   0   0   0  .000   7   62   57  .919    0    0  .000  OF   1(0)e6    -22   
 1991 34 LAN NL  36   85   4.6   0   0   0  .000   0   81   81 1.000    0    0  .000  OF   1(0)e0    -60   
 1992 35 LAN NL  33  103   5.8   0   0   0  .000   5   81   78  .963    0    0  .000  OF   1(+1)e2   -12   
 1993 36 LAN NL  33   96   5.2   0   0   0  .000   0   75   64  .853    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e0    -5   
 1994 37 LAN NL  29  117   7.1   4   2   0  .500   4   91   74  .813    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e3     6   
 1995 38 LAN NL  31   89   5.5   0   0   0  .000   1   80   57  .712    0    0  .000  OF   3(+2)e3   -12   
 1996 39 LAN NL  22    7   4.5  45  13   0  .289   0    1    1 1.000    0    0  .000  OF   3(+2)e5    81   
 1997 40 LAN NL  35   42   4.8  22   8   0  .364   1   30   22  .733    0    0  .000  OF   3(+2)e2    26   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 17 Seasons         1288   5.3 114  36   1  .316  47 1021  888  .870    0    0  .000                 -19   2
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 39.3 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1981 24 CIN NL  CF   51    88    3    0    0 1.000   26  299.2  2.73
                 RF    9     3    0    0    0 1.000    0   15.0  1.80
                 LF    4     0    0    0    0  .000    1    9.0  0.00
 1982 25 CIN NL  CF   52   116    7    1    1  .992   40  400.1  2.77
 1983 26 CIN NL  CF  144   355   14    9    3  .976  138 1256.0  2.64
                 LF    2     2    0    0    0 1.000    0   12.1  1.46
                 RF    2     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    6.0  1.50
 1984 27 CHA AL  CF  162   460   20    3    3  .994  162 1469.0  2.94
                 RF    2     2    0    0    0 1.000    0    6.2  2.70
 1985 28 CHA AL  CF  139   342   19    0    3 1.000  132 1183.1  2.75
                 RF    1     2    0    0    0 1.000    1    8.0  2.25
 1986 29 LAN NL  CF  112   268   14    1    1  .996  110  987.2  2.57
         DEA AL  CF   48    77    5    1    0  .988   48  424.2  1.74
                 LF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    2.2  0.00
 1987 30 DEA AL  CF  120   266   11    1    0  .996  115 1012.1  2.46
                 RF   22    36    0    1    0  .973   22  190.2  1.70
 1988 31 SFN NL  RF  119   183    5    6    0  .969   99  940.0  1.80
                 CF   57    98    6    2    1  .981   55  460.1  2.03
                 LF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    1    7.0  1.29
 1989 32 SFN NL  RF  148   289   14    4    4  .987  146 1323.0  2.06
                 CF    8    11    0    0    0 1.000    5   51.0  1.94
 1990 33 SFN NL  RF  103   238    9    3    2  .988   83  803.2  2.77  GG
                 CF   81   130   10    4    2  .972   75  625.2  2.01
 1991 34 LAN NL  CF  162   376   15    0    0 1.000  162 1475.2  2.38  GG
 1992 35 LAN NL  CF  162   377   16    5    1  .987  162 1449.2  2.44  GG
 1993 36 LAN NL  CF  162   452   14    0    1 1.000  162 1449.1  2.89
 1994 37 LAN NL  CF  155   375   16    4    3  .990  151 1380.2  2.55
 1995 38 LAN NL  CF  152   369    5    1    0  .997  152 1367.0  2.46
 1996 39 LAN NL  LF    3     3    0    0    0 1.000    3   22.0  1.23
                 CF    5     3    0    0    0 1.000    2   15.0  1.80
 1997 40 LAN NL  LF   73   131    3    1    1  .993   65  563.0  2.14
                 CF   13    19    0    0    0 1.000   11   93.0  1.84
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1981 NLCS  CIN MON   L    4  17  3  6  3  0  0   2  0  2  .353  .353  .529  0
 1996 NLDS  LAN FLN   L    4   3  1  2  0  0  0   0  1  0  .667  .750  .667  0
 1997 NLDS  LAN SLN   W    1   1  0  1  0  1  0   1  0  0 1.000 1.000 3.000  0
      NLCS  LAN FLN   W    3   7  4  4  1  0  0   2  0  0  .571  .571  .714  0
      WS    LAN NYA   W    7  27  4 10  2  0  0   0  1  4  .370  .393  .444  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1981  CIN  100-62   Alan Boodman
 1982  CIN   82-80   Alan Boodman
 1983  CIN   72-90   Alan Boodman
 1984  CHA   69-93   Ben Lea
 1985  CHA   53-109  Ben Lea
 1986  LAN   83-79   Billy Vanson
 1986  DEA   82-80   Dennis Van Langen
 1987  DEA   65-97   Dennis Van Langen
 1988  SFN   92-70   Pat Carr
 1989  SFN   91-71   Pat Carr
 1990  SFN   75-87   Pat Carr
 1991  LAN   79-83   Billy Vanson
 1992  LAN   58-104  Billy Vanson
 1993  LAN   83-79   Billy Vanson
 1994  LAN   81-81   Billy Vanson
 1995  LAN   84-78   Billy Vanson
 1996  LAN   92-70   Billy Vanson
 1997  LAN   92-70   Billy Vanson

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