Erik Sabel Stats

Erik Sabel was born on Monday, October 14, 1974, in West Lafayette, Indiana. Sabel was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on July 9, 1999, with the Arizona Diamondbacks. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Erik Sabel baseball stats page.

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Erik Sabel

Erik Sabel Autograph on a 1999 Fleer Tradition Baseball Card (#U-77)
Erik Sabel Autograph on a 1999 Fleer Tradition Baseball Card (#U-77)

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Birth Name:
Erik Douglas Sabel
Nickname:
None
Born On:
10-14-1974  (Libra)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
West Lafayette, Indiana
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Harrison High School (West Lafayette, IN)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-02
Player Weight Chart Weight:
185
First Game:
07-09-1999 (Age 24)
Last Game:
07-28-2002
Draft:
1996 : 42nd Round (1,261st)
Erik Sabel

Erik Sabel Pitching Stats

G
GS
GF
W
L
PCT
ERA
CG
SHO
SV
IP
BFP
H
ER
R
HR
BB
IBB
SO
WP
HB
BK
HLD
25
0
1
0
0
.000
6.52
0
0
0
9.2
48
12
7
7
1
6
2
6
1
2
0
0
27
0
11
3
2
.600
4.38
0
0
0
51.1
218
57
25
26
8
12
3
25
1
3
0
4
28
0
0
0
0
.000
Infinity
0
0
0
0.0
3
2
2
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
G
GS
GF
W
L
PCT
ERA
CG
SHO
SV
IP
BFP
H
ER
R
HR
BB
IBB
SO
WP
HB
BK
HLD
3 Years
50
0
12
3
2
.600
5.02
0
0
0
61.0
269
71
34
35
10
18
5
31
2
5
0
4
Erik Sabel

Erik Sabel Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1999 25 Diamondbacks 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2001 27 Diamondbacks 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2002 28 Tigers 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
3 Years 50 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Erik Sabel

Erik Sabel Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1999 Diamondbacks P 7 0 29 2 0.3 2 0 2 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.86
2001 Diamondbacks P 42 0 154 8 0.2 8 3 5 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.40
2002 Tigers P 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
P Totals 50 0 183 10 0.2 10 3 7 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.48
3 Years 50 0 183 10 0.2 10 3 7 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.48
Erik Sabel

Erik Sabel Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1999 Diamondbacks 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.00 5.59 5.59
2001 Diamondbacks 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.08 4.38 2.10
2002 Tigers 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.00
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
3 Years 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.72 4.57 2.66
Erik Sabel

Erik Sabel Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1999 Arizona Diamondbacks 56 $200,000.00 - -
2001 Arizona Diamondbacks 56 $200,000.00 - -
2002 Detroit Tigers 58 Undetermined - -


Did you know that Erik Sabel is one of the few Major League pitchers in history who had an infinite earned run average (ERA) season? Presented below is every pitcher (and some positional players who pitched) that had an infinite ERA season. Bold names have an infinite career ERA.

The Infinite ERA Club

Name Year

Team

Lg
Nick Altrock 1919 WAS AL
Wilson Alvarez 1989 TEX AL
Bob Apodaca 1973 NYM NL
Kirtley Baker 1894 BAL NL
Lou Bauer 1918 PHI AL
Ed Blake 1953 CIN NL
Rex Brothers 2018 ATL NL
Joe Brown 1927 CHI AL
Fred Bruckbauer 1961 MIN AL
Bobby Burke 1937 PHI NL
Bill Childers 1895 LOU NL
Mort Cooper 1949 CHI NL
Ed Coughlin 1884 BUF NL
Vic Davalillo 1969 STL NL
Paul Dean 1937 STL NL
Pedro Dibut 1925 CIN NL
Frank Dupee 1901 CHI AL
Joe Engel 1919 CLE AL
Ed Farmer 1977 BAL AL
Bill Ford 1936 BOS NL
Nick Greenwood 2015 STL NL
Clark Griffith 1912 WAS AL
Doc Hamann 1922 CLE AL
Brian Harvey 1995 FLO NL
Nate Jones 2014 CHI AL
Bob Kammeyer 1979 NYY AL
Al Kellett 1924 BOS AL
Matt Koch 2017 ARI NL
Will Koenigsmark 1919 STL NL
Dave Koslo 1955 MIL NL
Rick Kreuger 1977 BOS AL
Steve Luebber 1979 TOR AL
Daniel McCutchen 2012 PIT NL
Bob McGraw 1918 NYY AL
Cal McLish 1946 BKL NL
Doc Medich 1972 NYY AL
Al Milnar 1946 PHI NL
Bill Moore 1925 DET AL
Julio Navarro 1966 DET AL
Bob Owchinko 1983 PIT NL
Phil Paine 1956 MIL NL
Mike Palagyi 1939 WAS AL
Jay Parker 1899 PIT NL
Brad Pennington 1998 TBR AL
Dave Pierson 1876 CIN NL
Jim Ray 1966 HOU NL
Erik Sabel 2002 DET AL
Jim Schelle 1939 PHI AL
Paul Stuffel 1953 PHI NL
Billy Sunday 1890 PIT NL
Gordie Sundin 1956 BAL AL
Dennis Tankersley 2003 SDP NL
Bob Uhl 1940 DET AL
Lino Urdaneta 2004 DET AL
Marty Walker 1928 PHI NL
Zack Weiss 2018 CIN NL
John Wood 1896 STL NL

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Last-Modified: December 28, 2018 3:14 AM EST

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