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Russ Nixon CRed Sox

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
12 2714 .268 .310 .361 .239 3.5
Birth Date2-19-1935
Height6' 1"
Weight195 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
1957 CLE 22 62 199 185 15 52 7 1 2 67 12 12 0 1 1 18 0 1 .281 .323 .362 .241 3.7 -0.6 0.3
1958 CLE 23 113 395 376 42 113 17 4 9 165 13 38 0 2 4 46 0 3 .301 .322 .439 .267 16.6 -0.3 1.7
1959 CLE 24 82 280 258 23 62 10 3 1 81 15 28 0 5 2 29 0 0 .240 .277 .314 .216 -3.5 -1.1 -0.5
1960 BOS 25 80 290 272 24 81 17 3 5 119 13 23 0 1 4 33 0 1 .298 .329 .438 .262 9.5 -0.1 1.0
1960 CLE 25 25 92 82 6 20 5 0 1 28 6 6 2 1 1 6 0 1 .244 .308 .341 .222 0.9 -0.4 0.1
1961 BOS 26 87 262 242 24 70 12 2 1 89 13 19 2 3 2 19 0 1 .289 .327 .368 .246 5.1 0.4 0.6
1962 BOS 27 65 160 151 11 42 7 2 1 56 8 14 0 1 0 19 0 0 .278 .312 .371 .235 0.5 -0.5 -0.0
1963 BOS 28 98 316 287 27 77 18 1 5 112 22 32 4 2 1 30 0 0 .268 .327 .390 .255 10.9 -1.0 1.1
1964 BOS 29 81 182 163 10 38 7 0 1 48 14 29 2 3 0 20 0 0 .233 .297 .294 .215 -1.8 0.0 -0.2
1965 BOS 30 59 147 137 11 37 5 1 0 44 6 23 0 3 1 11 0 0 .270 .295 .321 .230 -0.4 -1.1 -0.2
1966 MIN 31 51 106 96 5 25 2 1 0 29 7 13 1 1 1 7 0 0 .260 .314 .302 .236 1.5 -0.5 0.1
1967 MIN 32 74 193 170 16 40 6 1 1 51 18 29 0 3 2 22 0 0 .235 .304 .300 .235 2.0 0.4 0.3
1968 BOS 33 29 92 85 1 13 2 0 0 15 7 13 0 0 0 6 0 0 .153 .217 .176 .152 -6.8 -0.3 -0.9
Career90627142504215670115192790415427911261926607.268.310.361.23938.4-4.93.5

Advanced

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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
1957 CLE MLB 62 199 .241 .253 .322 .377 .257 .291 98 -3.7 5.3 3.1 -0.6 -0.5 3.7 0.3 3.7 0.3
1958 CLE MLB 113 395 .267 .256 .319 .389 .259 .314 98 2.6 10.5 6.1 -0.3 -2.4 16.6 1.7 16.6 1.7
1959 CLE MLB 82 280 .216 .255 .320 .388 .259 .261 98 -12.5 7.7 4.5 -1.1 -1.3 -3.5 -0.5 -3.5 -0.5
1960 BOS MLB 80 290 .262 .257 .320 .395 .262 .310 108 0.5 7.8 4.6 -0.1 -2.0 9.5 1.0 9.5 1.0
1960 CLE MLB 25 92 .222 .256 .317 .387 .258 .250 97 -3.5 2.5 1.5 -0.4 0.4 0.9 0.1 0.9 0.1
1961 BOS MLB 87 262 .246 .252 .319 .391 .258 .307 104 -4 7.5 4.2 0.4 -0.9 5.1 0.6 5.1 0.6
1962 BOS MLB 65 160 .235 .257 .322 .399 .261 .299 104 -4 4.4 2.2 -0.5 0.3 0.5 -0.0 0.5 -0.0
1963 BOS MLB 98 316 .255 .242 .306 .376 .261 .286 106 -1.6 7.9 4.4 -1.0 1.0 10.9 1.1 10.9 1.1
1964 BOS MLB 81 182 .215 .245 .306 .378 .257 .272 108 -7.7 4.7 2.3 0.0 -1.3 -1.8 -0.2 -1.8 -0.2
1965 BOS MLB 59 147 .230 .243 .309 .371 .259 .316 109 -4 3.7 1.9 -1.1 -1.6 -0.4 -0.2 -0.4 -0.2
1966 MIN MLB 51 106 .236 .240 .304 .363 .255 .298 103 -2.3 2.7 1.3 -0.5 -0.0 1.5 0.1 1.5 0.1
1967 MIN MLB 74 193 .235 .238 .301 .359 .258 .273 103 -4.2 4.6 2.5 0.4 -0.0 2.0 0.3 2.0 0.3
1968 BOS MLB 29 92 .152 .230 .299 .346 .263 .181 105 -7.9 2.0 1.2 -0.3 -1.9 -6.8 -0.9 -6.8 -0.9

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
1957 CLE MLB 199 15 52 7 1 2 18 12 12 0 1 .281 .323 .362 .081 .241 3.7 -0.6 0.3
1958 CLE MLB 395 42 113 17 4 9 46 13 38 0 3 .301 .322 .439 .138 .267 16.6 -0.3 1.7
1959 CLE MLB 280 23 62 10 3 1 29 15 28 0 0 .240 .277 .314 .074 .216 -3.5 -1.1 -0.5
1960 BOS MLB 290 24 81 17 3 5 33 13 23 0 1 .298 .329 .438 .140 .262 9.5 -0.1 1.0
1960 CLE MLB 92 6 20 5 0 1 6 6 6 0 1 .244 .308 .341 .098 .222 0.9 -0.4 0.1
1961 BOS MLB 262 24 70 12 2 1 19 13 19 0 1 .289 .327 .368 .079 .246 5.1 0.4 0.6
1962 BOS MLB 160 11 42 7 2 1 19 8 14 0 0 .278 .312 .371 .093 .235 0.5 -0.5 -0.0
1963 BOS MLB 316 27 77 18 1 5 30 22 32 0 0 .268 .327 .390 .122 .255 10.9 -1.0 1.1
1964 BOS MLB 182 10 38 7 0 1 20 14 29 0 0 .233 .297 .294 .061 .215 -1.8 0.0 -0.2
1965 BOS MLB 147 11 37 5 1 0 11 6 23 0 0 .270 .295 .321 .051 .230 -0.4 -1.1 -0.2
1966 MIN MLB 106 5 25 2 1 0 7 7 13 0 0 .260 .314 .302 .042 .236 1.5 -0.5 0.1
1967 MIN MLB 193 16 40 6 1 1 22 18 29 0 0 .235 .304 .300 .065 .235 2.0 0.4 0.3
1968 BOS MLB 92 1 13 2 0 0 6 7 13 0 0 .153 .217 .176 .024 .152 -6.8 -0.3 -0.9

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History

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  Title Author Date
The Lineup Card: Nine of Our Favorite Base Stealers, Stolen Bases, and Caught StealingsBaseball Prospectus2013-09-19
Prospectus Q&A: Bill Monbouquette, Part TwoDavid Laurila2011-02-01
This article requires BP Premium accessContractual Matters: The White Rat ReluctantJeff Euston2010-07-26
Under The Knife: Wednesday UpdateWill Carroll2010-06-09
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Blowing UpJay Jaffe2010-05-13
This article requires BP Premium accessOn the Beat: Weekend UpdateJohn Perrotto2009-11-22
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Penning a New RecipeJay Jaffe2008-10-21
The Class of 2008: The Hitters, Part TwoJay Jaffe2007-12-20
This article requires BP Premium accessSchrodinger's Bat: The Price of ContentmentDan Fox2007-03-29
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: ExceptionsJim Baker2004-12-14


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