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Portrait of Wes Covington

Wes Covington PHPhillies

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
11 3291 .279 .337 .466 .296 11.2
Birth Date3-27-1932
Height6' 1"
Weight205 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1956 MLN 24 75 157 138 17 39 4 0 2 49 16 20 1 0 2 16 1 0 .283 .361 .355 .266 4.1 -1.6 0.3
1957 MLN 25 96 371 328 51 93 4 8 21 176 29 44 2 7 5 65 4 1 .284 .339 .537 .326 33.6 -6.8 2.8
1958 MLN 26 90 324 294 43 97 12 1 24 183 20 35 5 2 3 74 0 0 .330 .380 .622 .369 40.0 -6.1 3.6
1959 MLN 27 103 405 373 38 104 17 3 7 148 26 41 3 2 1 45 0 1 .279 .329 .397 .272 14.4 -14.6 -0.0
1960 MLN 28 95 299 281 25 70 16 1 10 118 15 37 1 2 0 35 1 2 .249 .288 .420 .257 1.0 -4.9 -0.4
1961 CHA 29 22 65 59 5 17 1 0 4 30 4 5 0 0 2 15 0 0 .288 .333 .508 .312 4.8 -1.3 0.4
1961 KC1 29 17 50 44 3 7 0 0 1 10 4 7 2 0 0 6 0 0 .159 .260 .227 .169 -3.8 -0.5 -0.4
1961 MLN 29 9 23 21 3 4 1 0 0 5 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .261 .238 .224 -0.4 -0.6 -0.1
1961 PHI 29 57 183 165 23 50 9 0 7 80 15 17 0 3 0 26 0 0 .303 .355 .485 .303 10.7 -6.5 0.4
1962 PHI 30 116 331 304 36 86 12 1 9 127 19 44 2 5 1 44 0 0 .283 .324 .418 .266 4.1 -7.2 -0.3
1963 PHI 31 119 383 353 46 107 24 1 17 184 26 56 2 0 2 64 1 0 .303 .354 .521 .318 26.4 -5.2 2.4
1964 PHI 32 129 383 339 37 95 18 0 13 152 38 50 3 3 0 58 0 0 .280 .355 .448 .300 21.4 -7.5 1.5
1965 PHI 33 101 264 235 27 58 10 1 15 115 26 47 1 2 0 45 0 0 .247 .322 .489 .294 9.5 -0.3 1.0
1966 CHN 34 9 12 11 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .107 -1.5 0.0 -0.2
1966 LAN 34 37 41 33 1 4 0 1 1 9 6 5 2 0 0 6 0 0 .121 .293 .273 .274 1.6 -0.1 0.2
Career10753291297835583212817131138724741424261649974.279.337.466.296166.0-63.011.2

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
1956 MLN MLB 75 157 .266 .255 .319 .404 .257 .319 90 0.8 3.6 -0.7 -1.6 -0.6 4.1 0.3 4.1 0.3
1957 MLN MLB 96 371 .326 .260 .320 .404 .264 .267 93 24.3 9.9 -2.3 -6.8 -0.9 33.6 2.8 33.6 2.8
1958 MLN MLB 90 324 .369 .261 .326 .409 .268 .308 93 34.8 8.6 -2 -6.1 -1.7 40.0 3.6 40.0 3.6
1959 MLN MLB 103 405 .272 .258 .319 .398 .261 .297 94 5 11.0 -2.6 -14.6 0.2 14.4 -0.0 14.4 -0.0
1960 MLN MLB 95 299 .257 .254 .312 .386 .256 .254 94 -0.9 8.1 -1.8 -4.9 -3.1 1.0 -0.4 1.0 -0.4
1961 CHA MLB 22 65 .312 .240 .311 .360 .246 .260 97 3.5 1.8 -0.4 -1.3 -0.3 4.8 0.4 4.8 0.4
1961 KC1 MLB 17 50 .169 .245 .325 .377 .256 .167 102 -4.8 1.4 -0.3 -0.5 -0.2 -3.8 -0.4 -3.8 -0.4
1961 MLN MLB 9 23 .224 .288 .343 .434 .271 .235 100 -0.9 0.7 -0.1 -0.6 0.3 -0.4 -0.1 -0.4 -0.1
1961 PHI MLB 57 183 .303 .248 .317 .390 .254 .299 98 8.3 5.2 -1.6 -6.5 1.0 10.7 0.4 10.7 0.4
1962 PHI MLB 116 331 .266 .255 .322 .384 .259 .301 100 2.1 9.2 -2 -7.2 -3.4 4.1 -0.3 4.1 -0.3
1963 PHI MLB 119 383 .318 .246 .298 .368 .255 .321 98 20.2 9.6 -2.1 -5.2 0.0 26.4 2.4 26.4 2.4
1964 PHI MLB 129 383 .300 .253 .301 .370 .256 .294 100 14.3 9.8 -2.1 -7.5 -0.7 21.4 1.5 21.4 1.5
1965 PHI MLB 101 264 .294 .248 .304 .374 .258 .246 101 8.3 6.7 -1.4 -0.3 -2.1 9.5 1.0 9.5 1.0
1966 CHN MLB 9 12 .107 .215 .270 .320 .231 .111 107 -1.7 0.3 0 0.0 -0.1 -1.5 -0.2 -1.5 -0.2
1966 LAN MLB 37 41 .274 .256 .305 .380 .263 .111 93 0.5 1.0 0 -0.1 -0.0 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1956 MLN MLB 157 17 39 4 0 2 16 16 20 1 0 .283 .361 .355 .072 .266 4.1 -1.6 0.3
1957 MLN MLB 371 51 93 4 8 21 65 29 44 4 1 .284 .339 .537 .253 .326 33.6 -6.8 2.8
1958 MLN MLB 324 43 97 12 1 24 74 20 35 0 0 .330 .380 .622 .293 .369 40.0 -6.1 3.6
1959 MLN MLB 405 38 104 17 3 7 45 26 41 0 1 .279 .329 .397 .118 .272 14.4 -14.6 -0.0
1960 MLN MLB 299 25 70 16 1 10 35 15 37 1 2 .249 .288 .420 .171 .257 1.0 -4.9 -0.4
1961 CHA MLB 65 5 17 1 0 4 15 4 5 0 0 .288 .333 .508 .220 .312 4.8 -1.3 0.4
1961 KC1 MLB 50 3 7 0 0 1 6 4 7 0 0 .159 .260 .227 .068 .169 -3.8 -0.5 -0.4
1961 PHI MLB 183 23 50 9 0 7 26 15 17 0 0 .303 .355 .485 .182 .303 10.7 -6.5 0.4
1961 MLN MLB 23 3 4 1 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 .190 .261 .238 .048 .224 -0.4 -0.6 -0.1
1962 PHI MLB 331 36 86 12 1 9 44 19 44 0 0 .283 .324 .418 .135 .266 4.1 -7.2 -0.3
1963 PHI MLB 383 46 107 24 1 17 64 26 56 1 0 .303 .354 .521 .218 .318 26.4 -5.2 2.4
1964 PHI MLB 383 37 95 18 0 13 58 38 50 0 0 .280 .355 .448 .168 .300 21.4 -7.5 1.5
1965 PHI MLB 264 27 58 10 1 15 45 26 47 0 0 .247 .322 .489 .243 .294 9.5 -0.3 1.0
1966 CHN MLB 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .000 .107 -1.5 0.0 -0.2
1966 LAN MLB 41 1 4 0 1 1 6 6 5 0 0 .121 .293 .273 .152 .274 1.6 -0.1 0.2

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessChecking the Numbers: Who Spiked the OBP?Eric Seidman2009-06-18
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Team HoppingJim Baker2007-05-11
Who Will Rid Me of This Pestilent McCovey?: Pinch Running in the Last 50 YearsBrandon Isleib2007-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: No Hitters Ain't That Special, Part TwoSteven Goldman2006-09-14
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: John Quinn's ReignSteven Goldman2005-08-24


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