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John Vander Wal
John Henry Vander Wal

Bats Left, Throws Left
Height 6' 1", Weight 180 lb.
School Western Michigan

MLB Debut September 6, 1991
Born April 29, 1966 in Grand Rapids, MI

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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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1991 25 MON NL   55   50   11   17   8   1   5    9   0   0    1   13  .340  .353  .840 1.193   42   0   0   1   0   0  
 1992 26 MON NL   69  151   19   48   5   2   4   14   3   1   18   21  .318  .391  .457  .847   69   1   0   0   0   3  
 1993 27 MON NL   25   33    7   10   0   2   2    6   0   1    7    5  .303  .425  .606 1.031   20   0   0   0   0   0  
 1994 28 FLN NL   97  144   17   34   4   1   6   28   0   2   23   47  .236  .335  .403  .738   58   0   3   1   0   5  
 1995 29 FLN NL   48   89   14   28   7   1   1   18   3   0   12   21  .315  .396  .449  .845   40   0   0   2   0   3  
 1996 30 FLN NL   40   80   12   24   2   2   2   11   0   1   14   20  .300  .411  .450  .861   36   0   0   2   1   2  
         SDN NL    8   21    1    5   2   0   0    3   0   0    3    6  .238  .333  .333  .667    7   0   0   0   0   0  
         TOT      48  101   13   29   4   2   2   14   0   1   17   26  .287  .395  .426  .821   43   0   0   2   1   2 
 1997 31 SDN NL    7    7    0    1   0   0   0    1   0   0    0    2  .143  .143  .143  .286    1   0   0   0   0   1  
 1998 32 SDN NL   53  118   23   31  11   2   3   15   0   0   19   30  .263  .365  .466  .831   55   0   0   2   0   3  
 1999 33 SDN NL   51   69   10   26   8   0   3   16   0   0   16   18  .377  .500  .623 1.123   43   0   0   0   1   1  
         PIN NL   37  135   23   38  18   0   3   17   0   0   23   26  .281  .384  .481  .865   65   0   1   0   0   1  
         TOT      88  204   33   64  26   0   6   33   0   0   39   44  .314  .424  .529  .954  108   0   1   0   1   2 
 2000 34 PIN NL   85  291   71   97  27   0  25   68   4   0   41   69  .333  .414  .684 1.098  199   0   3   0   1   6  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 10 Seasons      575 1188  208  359  92  11  54  206  10   5  177  278  .302  .392  .535  .927  635   1   7   8   3  25
 Per 162 games        335   59  101  26   3  15   58   3   1   50   78                          179   0   2   2   1   7
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1991 25 MON NL   0   14  12.1  47  15   5  .319   0    1    1 1.000    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e9   610   
 1992 26 MON NL   5   27   6.9  29  12   1  .414   1    8    4  .500    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e8    179   
 1993 27 MON NL   0    8   9.8  14   3   1  .214   0    1    1 1.000    0    0  .000  1B   4e20      339   
 1994 28 FLN NL   5   19   4.3  50   9   2  .180   2    6    4  .667    0    0  .000  UT             -28   
 1995 29 FLN NL   5   16   6.8  23   7   0  .304   2    9    3  .333    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e6  -181   
 1996 30 FLN NL   3   14   6.8  20   6   0  .300   2    6    2  .333    0    0  .000  1B   4e30      108   
         SDN NL  13    2   4.4   3   0   0  .000   2    4    2  .500    0    0  .000  UT             -86   
         TOT                    23   6   0  .261   4   10    4  .400    0    0  .000
 1997 31 SDN NL   0    0    .0   7   1   0  .143   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  PH            -197   
 1998 32 SDN NL   6   20   6.1  23   5   2  .217   1   12    9  .750    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e9    -62   
 1999 33 SDN NL   5   23  14.2  22  11   2  .500   0    6    5  .833    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e3    336   
         PIN NL  12   26   7.4   1   1   0 1.000   0   10    7  .700    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e3     78   
         TOT                    23  12   2  .522   0   16   12  .750    0    0  .000
 2000 34 PIN NL   6   84  11.2   5   3   0  .600   5   19    8  .421    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e12  125   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 10 Seasons          259   8.1 244  73  13  .299  15   82   46  .561    0    0  .000                  97   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 26.0 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1991 25 MON NL  LF   11     2    0    0    0 1.000    0   22.0  0.82
 1992 26 MON NL  LF   43    47    2    1    0  .980   34  297.0  1.48
                 RF    1     2    0    0    0 1.000    0    5.0  3.60
 1993 27 MON NL  1B    4    32    4    0    2 1.000    4   32.0 10.12
                 LF    3     3    0    0    0 1.000    1   11.0  2.45
 1994 28 FLN NL  1B   25   104   11    0   13 1.000    9  107.0  9.67
                 LF   19    18    0    2    0  .900   10  102.1  1.58
                 RF    9     6    0    0    0 1.000    3   30.2  1.76
 1995 29 FLN NL  LF   23    20    1    1    0  .955   16  133.0  1.42
                 1B    7    16    2    1    1  .947    0   17.2  9.17
 1996 30 FLN NL  1B   15    78    1    2   10  .975   10   86.0  8.27
                 LF   10     7    1    0    0 1.000    4   51.0  1.41
         SDN NL  1B    3    22    2    2    1  .923    2   19.1 11.17
                 RF    2     4    0    0    0 1.000    2   17.0  2.12
 1998 32 SDN NL  RF   27    40    0    1    0  .976   22  213.1  1.69
                 LF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    1    9.0  1.00
                 1B    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
 1999 33 SDN NL  RF   15    17    0    0    0 1.000   10   90.0  1.70
                 1B    5     8    1    0    1 1.000    1    9.2  8.38
                 LF    5     1    1    0    0 1.000    0    9.0  2.00
         PIN NL  LF   18    37    2    0    0 1.000   18  154.0  2.28
                 1B   14   106   10    0   12 1.000   12  109.2  9.52
                 RF    7     9    0    0    0 1.000    5   44.0  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 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1992 NLCS  MON SDN   L    2   2  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
 1995 NLDS  FLN SFN   W    2   8  1  2  0  0  0   1  0  1  .250  .250  .250  0
      NLCS  FLN CIN   W    1   0  0  0  0  0  0   1  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
      WS    FLN SEA   W    2   6  2  3  0  0  1   2  0  3  .500  .500 1.000  0
 1998 NLDS  SDN NYN   W    1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
      NLCS  SDN ATN   W    1   1  1  1  1  0  0   0  0  0 1.000 1.000 2.000  0
      WS    SDN NYA   L    2   7  2  2  2  0  0   0  0  1  .286  .286  .571  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1991  MON   77-85   Steve Bivens
 1992  MON   96-66   Steve Bivens
 1993  MON  113-49   Steve Bivens
 1994  FLN   65-97   Thomas Treece
 1995  FLN   94-68   Thomas Treece
 1996  FLN   98-65   Thomas Treece
 1996  SDN   83-79   Mike Tomeo
 1997  SDN   88-74   Mike Tomeo
 1998  SDN  101-61   Mike Tomeo
 1999  SDN   96-66   Mike Tomeo
 1999  PIN   80-82   Mike Mashanic
 2000  PIN   50-56   Mike Mashanic

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