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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
15 8641 .304 .367 .407 .000 0
Birth Date7-7-1909
Height5' 11"
Weight180 lbs
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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
1931 CHN 21 25 115 98 14 32 7 0 0 39 13 6 0 4 16 2 .327 .405 .398 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1932 CHN 22 154 723 656 102 206 42 7 1 265 40 33 5 22 51 14 .314 .358 .404 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1933 CHN 23 153 681 619 82 173 35 2 0 212 45 34 4 13 44 5 .279 .332 .342 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1934 CHN 24 113 501 456 79 138 21 6 3 180 34 31 3 8 42 6 .303 .355 .395 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1935 CHN 25 154 735 666 113 227 57 6 7 317 42 29 3 24 83 6 .341 .383 .476 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1936 CHN 26 153 709 632 101 211 57 7 5 297 59 30 1 17 93 5 .334 .392 .470 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1937 CHN 27 138 632 564 106 189 35 11 8 270 56 22 1 11 65 2 .335 .396 .479 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1938 CHN 28 152 696 624 86 173 34 7 1 224 59 31 2 11 56 3 .277 .342 .359 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1939 CHN 29 156 713 623 111 191 34 18 7 282 66 31 5 19 70 9 .307 .378 .453 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1940 CHN 30 135 616 558 77 163 24 4 5 210 47 30 0 11 57 1 .292 .347 .376 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1941 BRO 31 133 604 536 77 156 30 4 3 203 58 38 1 9 41 1 .291 .361 .379 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1941 CHN 31 11 45 36 4 7 0 1 0 9 9 5 0 0 0 0 .194 .356 .250 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1942 BRO 32 155 647 571 76 146 34 2 2 190 72 52 0 4 65 6 .256 .339 .333 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1943 BRO 33 153 663 585 76 193 41 2 2 244 66 26 0 12 100 4 .330 .398 .417 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 BRO 36 47 211 184 24 53 8 4 0 69 26 10 0 1 28 2 .288 .376 .375 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 BSN 36 75 301 252 32 77 23 1 3 111 43 13 1 5 22 1 .306 .409 .440 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1947 PIT 37 15 49 47 3 10 4 0 0 14 2 7 0 0 6 0 .213 .245 .298 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
Career19228641770711632345486824731367374282617183967.304.367.407.0000.00.00.0

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
1931 CHN MLB 25 115 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1932 CHN MLB 154 723 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1933 CHN MLB 153 681 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1934 CHN MLB 113 501 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1935 CHN MLB 154 735 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1936 CHN MLB 153 709 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1937 CHN MLB 138 632 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1938 CHN MLB 152 696 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1939 CHN MLB 156 713 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1940 CHN MLB 135 616 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1941 BRO MLB 133 604 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1941 CHN MLB 11 45 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1942 BRO MLB 155 647 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1943 BRO MLB 153 663 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 BRO MLB 47 211 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 BSN MLB 75 301 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1947 PIT MLB 15 49 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

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
1931 CHN MLB 115 14 32 7 0 0 16 13 6 2 .327 .405 .398 .071 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1932 CHN MLB 723 102 206 42 7 1 51 40 33 14 .314 .358 .404 .090 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1933 CHN MLB 681 82 173 35 2 0 44 45 34 5 .279 .332 .342 .063 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1934 CHN MLB 501 79 138 21 6 3 42 34 31 6 .303 .355 .395 .092 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1935 CHN MLB 735 113 227 57 6 7 83 42 29 6 .341 .383 .476 .135 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1936 CHN MLB 709 101 211 57 7 5 93 59 30 5 .334 .392 .470 .136 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1937 CHN MLB 632 106 189 35 11 8 65 56 22 2 .335 .396 .479 .144 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1938 CHN MLB 696 86 173 34 7 1 56 59 31 3 .277 .342 .359 .082 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1939 CHN MLB 713 111 191 34 18 7 70 66 31 9 .307 .378 .453 .146 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1940 CHN MLB 616 77 163 24 4 5 57 47 30 1 .292 .347 .376 .084 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1941 CHN MLB 45 4 7 0 1 0 0 9 5 0 .194 .356 .250 .056 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1941 BRO MLB 604 77 156 30 4 3 41 58 38 1 .291 .361 .379 .088 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1942 BRO MLB 647 76 146 34 2 2 65 72 52 6 .256 .339 .333 .077 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1943 BRO MLB 663 76 193 41 2 2 100 66 26 4 .330 .398 .417 .087 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 BRO MLB 211 24 53 8 4 0 28 26 10 2 .288 .376 .375 .087 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 BSN MLB 301 32 77 23 1 3 22 43 13 1 .306 .409 .440 .135 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1947 PIT MLB 49 3 10 4 0 0 6 2 7 0 .213 .245 .298 .085 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0

Plate Discipline

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Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

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Details

2014 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 3/11/2014 05:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
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Diagnostics

Breakout Rate Improve Rate Collapse Rate Attrition Rate MLB %
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Upside By Year

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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: 10 Crazy Predictions Fantasy Writers Should Have MadeMike Gianella2014-07-15
Prospectus Hit and Run: The Curious Case of Freddie LindstromJay Jaffe2013-03-06
The Lineup Card: 11 Ballplayers Who Suffered Unusual DemisesBaseball Prospectus2011-11-17
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Stuck in the Middle with YouJay Jaffe2011-07-25
BP Unfiltered: The Hallworthy Alomar and BlylevenJay Jaffe2011-07-23
The Lineup Card: The Top 13 Veterans Committee Selections That Weren't THAT BadBaseball Prospectus2011-07-20
The BP Wayback Machine: Un-StarsJames Click2011-06-30
You Could Look It Up: All-Star ObscuritiesSteven Goldman2009-07-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Curious Case of Jeff KentJay Jaffe2009-01-27
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: The Unintended Consequences of Defunct CatchersSteven Goldman2008-07-22
Prospectus Preview: Saturday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-06-28
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Pete Reiser's Place in DodgerdomSteven Goldman2007-09-24
This article requires BP Premium accessJAWS Returns: Cooperstown MusingsJay Jaffe2007-05-21
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: John Quinn's ReignSteven Goldman2005-08-24
This article requires BP Premium accessCrooked Numbers: Un-StarsJames Click2005-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Claiming the FlagJim Baker2005-06-10
This article requires BP Premium access"This is Our Fault": The McClatchy Ownership as Team Builder, Part IVSteven Goldman2003-09-02
This article requires BP Premium accessCross Your Fingers: Cautionary Tales From the Second Base Trade Logs, Part ISteven Goldman2003-07-18


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