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Portrait of Virgil Trucks

Virgil Trucks PTigers

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Career Summary
Years G IP W L SV ERA
17 517 2682.3 177 135 30 3.39
Birth Date4-26-1917
Height5' 11"
Weight198 lbs
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ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA..
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
1941 DET MLB 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 .000 18.0 0.0 0.0 13.5 0% .800 .000 2.00 -0.24 9.00 0 0.00 0.0
1942 DET MLB 28 20 167.7 14 8 0 147 74 91 3 .000 7.9 4.0 0.2 4.9 0% .261 .000 1.32 3.06 2.74 0 0.00 0.0
1943 DET MLB 33 25 202.7 16 10 2 170 52 118 11 .000 7.5 2.3 0.5 5.2 0% .250 .000 1.10 2.67 2.84 0 0.00 0.0
1945 DET MLB 1 1 5.3 0 0 0 3 2 3 0 .000 5.1 3.4 0.0 5.1 0% .214 .000 0.94 2.44 1.69 0 0.00 0.0
1946 DET MLB 32 29 236.7 14 9 0 217 75 161 23 .000 8.3 2.9 0.9 6.1 0% .266 .000 1.23 3.34 3.23 0 0.00 0.0
1947 DET MLB 36 26 180.7 10 12 2 186 79 108 14 .000 9.3 3.9 0.7 5.4 0% .288 .000 1.47 3.58 4.53 0 0.00 0.0
1948 DET MLB 43 26 211.7 14 13 2 190 85 123 14 .000 8.1 3.6 0.6 5.2 0% .260 .000 1.30 3.68 3.78 0 0.00 0.0
1949 DET MLB 41 32 275.0 19 11 4 209 124 153 16 .000 6.8 4.1 0.5 5.0 0% .231 .000 1.21 3.53 2.81 0 0.00 0.0
1950 DET MLB 7 7 48.3 3 1 0 45 21 25 6 .256 104 8.4 3.9 1.1 4.7 40% .252 .245 1.37 4.66 3.54 93 0.00 0.0
1951 DET MLB 37 18 153.7 13 8 1 153 75 89 9 .274 98 9.0 4.4 0.5 5.2 48% .269 .265 1.48 3.74 4.33 91 3.55 2.6
1952 DET MLB 35 29 197.0 5 19 1 190 82 129 12 .270 101 8.7 3.7 0.5 5.9 46% .284 .272 1.38 3.20 3.97 85 3.43 3.1
1953 CHA 0 24 21 176.3 15 6 1 151 67 102 14 .265 96 7.7 3.4 0.7 5.2 45% .252 .244 1.24 3.63 2.86 0 0.00 0.0
1953 SLA 0 16 12 88.0 5 4 2 83 32 47 4 .256 105 8.5 3.3 0.4 4.8 46% .274 .250 1.31 3.32 3.07 0 0.00 0.0
1954 CHA MLB 40 33 264.7 19 12 3 224 95 152 13 .253 99 7.6 3.2 0.4 5.2 49% .255 .222 1.21 2.96 2.79 79 3.22 5.7
1955 CHA MLB 32 26 175.0 13 8 0 176 61 91 19 .262 100 9.1 3.1 1.0 4.7 52% .273 .253 1.35 3.88 3.96 87 3.48 3.5
1956 DET MLB 22 16 120.0 6 5 1 104 63 43 15 .258 100 7.8 4.7 1.1 3.2 44% .229 .254 1.39 5.14 3.83 128 5.14 0.1
1957 KC1 MLB 48 7 116.0 9 7 7 106 62 55 12 .265 103 8.2 4.8 0.9 4.3 52% .253 .256 1.45 4.45 3.03 111 4.56 0.4
1958 KC1 0 16 0 22.0 0 1 3 18 15 15 2 .249 102 7.4 6.1 0.8 6.1 48% .219 .256 1.50 4.31 2.05 0 0.00 0.0
1958 NYA 0 25 0 39.7 2 1 1 40 24 26 1 .250 100 9.1 5.4 0.2 5.9 41% .295 .287 1.61 3.43 4.54 0 0.00 0.0
1953 TOT MLB 40 33 264.3 20 10 3 234 99 149 18 .262 99 8.0 3.4 0.6 5.1 45% .259 .246 1.26 3.53 2.93 87 4.06 3.9
1958 TOT MLB 41 0 61.7 2 2 4 58 39 41 3 .250 100 8.5 5.7 0.4 6.0 43% .270 .276 1.57 3.74 3.65 122 5.08 -0.3
CareerMLB5173282682.317713530241610881534188.133528.13.70.65.147%.261.1271.313.523.39470.000.0

Statistics for All Levels

'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 GS IP W L SV H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1941 DET MLB 1 0 2.0 0 0 0 4 0 3 0 .000 18.0 0.0 0.0 13.5 0% .800 .000 2.00 -0.24 9.00
1942 DET MLB 28 20 167.7 14 8 0 147 74 91 3 .000 7.9 4.0 0.2 4.9 0% .261 .000 1.32 3.06 2.74
1943 DET MLB 33 25 202.7 16 10 2 170 52 118 11 .000 7.5 2.3 0.5 5.2 0% .250 .000 1.10 2.67 2.84
1945 DET MLB 1 1 5.3 0 0 0 3 2 3 0 .000 5.1 3.4 0.0 5.1 0% .214 .000 0.94 2.44 1.69
1946 DET MLB 32 29 236.7 14 9 0 217 75 161 23 .000 8.3 2.9 0.9 6.1 0% .266 .000 1.23 3.34 3.23
1947 DET MLB 36 26 180.7 10 12 2 186 79 108 14 .000 9.3 3.9 0.7 5.4 0% .288 .000 1.47 3.58 4.53
1948 DET MLB 43 26 211.7 14 13 2 190 85 123 14 .000 8.1 3.6 0.6 5.2 0% .260 .000 1.30 3.68 3.78
1949 DET MLB 41 32 275.0 19 11 4 209 124 153 16 .000 6.8 4.1 0.5 5.0 0% .231 .000 1.21 3.53 2.81
1950 DET MLB 7 7 48.3 3 1 0 45 21 25 6 .256 104 8.4 3.9 1.1 4.7 40% .252 .245 1.37 4.66 3.54
1951 DET MLB 37 18 153.7 13 8 1 153 75 89 9 .274 98 9.0 4.4 0.5 5.2 48% .269 .265 1.48 3.74 4.33
1952 DET MLB 35 29 197.0 5 19 1 190 82 129 12 .270 101 8.7 3.7 0.5 5.9 46% .284 .272 1.38 3.20 3.97
1953 CHA MLB 24 21 176.3 15 6 1 151 67 102 14 .265 96 7.7 3.4 0.7 5.2 45% .252 .244 1.24 3.63 2.86
1953 SLA MLB 16 12 88.0 5 4 2 83 32 47 4 .256 105 8.5 3.3 0.4 4.8 46% .274 .250 1.31 3.32 3.07
1954 CHA MLB 40 33 264.7 19 12 3 224 95 152 13 .253 99 7.6 3.2 0.4 5.2 49% .255 .222 1.21 2.96 2.79
1955 CHA MLB 32 26 175.0 13 8 0 176 61 91 19 .262 100 9.1 3.1 1.0 4.7 52% .273 .253 1.35 3.88 3.96
1956 DET MLB 22 16 120.0 6 5 1 104 63 43 15 .258 100 7.8 4.7 1.1 3.2 44% .229 .254 1.39 5.14 3.83
1957 KC1 MLB 48 7 116.0 9 7 7 106 62 55 12 .265 103 8.2 4.8 0.9 4.3 52% .253 .256 1.45 4.45 3.03
1958 KC1 MLB 16 0 22.0 0 1 3 18 15 15 2 .249 102 7.4 6.1 0.8 6.1 48% .219 .256 1.50 4.31 2.05
1958 NYA MLB 25 0 39.7 2 1 1 40 24 26 1 .250 100 9.1 5.4 0.2 5.9 41% .295 .287 1.61 3.43 4.54

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Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Buyer's Guide: Brian DozierJ.P. Breen2015-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Bailed Out By a Homer-iffic PerformanceDaniel Rathman2013-07-03
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: The Hitless ParadeJay Jaffe2011-05-09
BP Unfiltered: This Week in Minor League History: May 31 - June 6Geoff Young2010-06-04
BP Unfiltered: This Week in Minor League History: May 24 - May 30Geoff Young2010-05-28
BP Unfiltered: This Week in Minor League History: May 17 - May 23Geoff Young2010-05-21
No Pepper: Against the FenceTommy Bennett2010-05-01
This article requires BP Premium accessEvery Given Sunday: A Red MenaceJohn Perrotto2008-08-24
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: No Hitters Ain't That Special, Part TwoSteven Goldman2006-09-14


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