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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
17 7021 .277 .364 .469 .230 23.6
Birth Date2-9-1925
Height6' 0"
Weight186 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
1947 DET 22 102 382 333 60 96 22 4 6 144 47 66 0 2 44 2 0 .288 .376 .432 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1948 DET 23 119 448 391 49 97 19 9 7 155 48 70 3 6 67 0 0 .248 .335 .396 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1949 DET 24 155 695 608 96 185 26 6 20 283 80 61 0 7 133 2 3 .304 .385 .465 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1950 DET 25 149 657 559 99 172 37 4 27 298 91 55 4 3 123 0 1 .308 .408 .533 .304 29.5 3.4 3.2
1951 DET 26 138 581 501 86 143 24 4 27 256 78 61 1 1 94 0 3 .285 .383 .511 .312 30.3 5.8 3.7
1952 DET 27 85 332 285 46 70 15 3 17 142 46 44 1 0 51 1 0 .246 .352 .498 .307 19.7 1.8 2.3
1952 SLA 27 37 154 130 22 45 5 0 6 68 23 20 0 1 19 0 0 .346 .444 .523 .358 9.7 1.1 1.2
1953 SLA 28 128 518 440 61 118 18 6 19 205 72 44 4 2 70 1 4 .268 .376 .466 .292 21.9 0.7 2.3
1954 BAL 29 29 106 94 5 19 1 0 1 23 11 17 0 1 0 13 0 0 .202 .283 .245 .220 -3.1 -0.8 -0.4
1954 CLE 29 94 335 295 33 81 14 2 14 141 34 40 0 5 1 48 0 2 .275 .344 .478 .287 9.2 4.9 1.5
1955 CLE 30 74 295 257 30 65 11 2 14 122 32 33 1 5 0 55 1 1 .253 .332 .475 .278 7.7 1.1 0.9
1956 CLE 31 136 568 481 65 127 22 0 32 245 75 87 5 7 0 106 0 0 .264 .364 .509 .304 29.0 -1.6 2.8
1957 CLE 32 144 606 515 84 145 21 0 28 250 78 88 2 11 0 105 2 3 .282 .371 .485 .305 31.6 1.0 3.5
1958 CLE 33 25 48 43 5 12 1 0 3 22 5 7 0 0 0 12 0 0 .279 .354 .512 .292 1.7 0.1 0.2
1959 BOS 34 94 273 247 38 68 13 0 7 102 22 32 2 2 0 49 0 0 .275 .337 .413 .282 6.6 0.3 0.7
1960 BOS 35 131 487 443 45 125 22 0 19 204 37 54 1 5 1 103 0 2 .282 .335 .460 .275 11.7 -2.5 1.0
1961 BOS 36 99 363 317 33 83 16 2 11 136 38 43 2 6 0 60 0 0 .262 .339 .429 .264 0.1 2.8 0.3
1961 DET 36 8 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .130 -0.6 0.0 -0.1
1962 DET 37 74 112 105 7 34 2 0 5 51 5 13 1 1 0 18 0 0 .324 .357 .486 .317 7.6 -0.5 0.7
1963 DET 38 6 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -1.0 0.0 -0.1
1963 MIN 38 35 50 44 3 6 0 0 3 15 6 5 0 0 0 7 0 0 .136 .240 .341 .219 -1.1 0.3 -0.1
Career18627021609986716922894226628638288422743241178919.277.364.469.230210.317.823.6

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
1947 DET MLB 102 382 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1948 DET MLB 119 448 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1949 DET MLB 155 695 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1950 DET MLB 149 657 .304 .273 .356 .402 .275 .000 100 25.8 15.1 -5.6 3.4 -5.0 29.5 3.2 29.5 3.2
1951 DET MLB 138 581 .312 .261 .336 .377 .270 .000 100 24.9 12.4 -4.5 5.8 0.1 30.3 3.7 30.3 3.7
1952 DET MLB 85 332 .307 .253 .323 .366 .268 .000 99 13.8 7.8 -2.8 1.8 0.2 19.7 2.3 19.7 2.3
1952 SLA MLB 37 154 .358 .244 .315 .350 .262 .000 96 9.7 2.6 -1 1.1 -1.1 9.7 1.2 9.7 1.2
1953 SLA MLB 128 518 .292 .264 .332 .383 .264 .000 103 16.5 13.5 -4.9 0.7 -2.4 21.9 2.3 21.9 2.3
1954 BAL MLB 29 106 .220 .248 .309 .362 .243 .234 91 -4.4 2.9 -1 -0.8 -0.3 -3.1 -0.4 -3.1 -0.4
1954 CLE MLB 94 335 .287 .256 .328 .371 .253 .272 100 9.3 9.2 -5.6 4.9 -1.3 9.2 1.5 9.2 1.5
1955 CLE MLB 74 295 .278 .256 .332 .382 .259 .237 99 5.4 8.2 -4.9 1.1 -1.0 7.7 0.9 7.7 0.9
1956 CLE MLB 136 568 .304 .262 .338 .399 .265 .257 98 25.9 15.8 -10.1 -1.6 -2.3 29.0 2.8 29.0 2.8
1957 CLE MLB 144 606 .305 .254 .322 .377 .258 .285 98 26.9 16.0 -10.1 1.0 -0.7 31.6 3.5 31.6 3.5
1958 CLE MLB 25 48 .292 .245 .309 .380 .251 .273 98 1.5 1.3 -0.5 0.1 -0.6 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
1959 BOS MLB 94 273 .282 .250 .316 .380 .257 .290 108 5.9 7.4 -4.1 0.3 0.4 6.6 0.7 6.6 0.7
1960 BOS MLB 131 487 .275 .253 .319 .385 .259 .283 107 7.5 13.2 -8.1 -2.5 0.3 11.7 1.0 11.7 1.0
1961 BOS MLB 99 363 .264 .255 .325 .393 .260 .268 106 1.4 10.3 -6.3 2.8 -1.4 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.3
1961 DET MLB 8 6 .130 .256 .321 .392 .262 .200 104 -0.8 0.2 0 0.0 0.0 -0.6 -0.1 -0.6 -0.1
1962 DET MLB 74 112 .317 .249 .316 .381 .255 .330 100 6.6 3.1 -1 -0.5 -0.9 7.6 0.7 7.6 0.7
1963 DET MLB 6 5 .014 .248 .316 .389 .271 .000 108 -1.1 0.1 0 0.0 0.0 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
1963 MIN MLB 35 50 .219 .238 .302 .365 .254 .083 101 -1.9 1.3 -0.4 0.3 0.2 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1

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
1947 DET MLB 382 60 96 22 4 6 44 47 66 2 0 .288 .376 .432 .144 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1948 DET MLB 448 49 97 19 9 7 67 48 70 0 0 .248 .335 .396 .148 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1949 DET MLB 695 96 185 26 6 20 133 80 61 2 3 .304 .385 .465 .161 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1950 DET MLB 657 99 172 37 4 27 123 91 55 0 1 .308 .408 .533 .225 .304 29.5 3.4 3.2
1951 DET MLB 581 86 143 24 4 27 94 78 61 0 3 .285 .383 .511 .226 .312 30.3 5.8 3.7
1952 DET MLB 332 46 70 15 3 17 51 46 44 1 0 .246 .352 .498 .253 .307 19.7 1.8 2.3
1952 SLA MLB 154 22 45 5 0 6 19 23 20 0 0 .346 .444 .523 .177 .358 9.7 1.1 1.2
1953 SLA MLB 518 61 118 18 6 19 70 72 44 1 4 .268 .376 .466 .198 .292 21.9 0.7 2.3
1954 BAL MLB 106 5 19 1 0 1 13 11 17 0 0 .202 .283 .245 .043 .220 -3.1 -0.8 -0.4
1954 CLE MLB 335 33 81 14 2 14 48 34 40 0 2 .275 .344 .478 .203 .287 9.2 4.9 1.5
1955 CLE MLB 295 30 65 11 2 14 55 32 33 1 1 .253 .332 .475 .222 .278 7.7 1.1 0.9
1956 CLE MLB 568 65 127 22 0 32 106 75 87 0 0 .264 .364 .509 .245 .304 29.0 -1.6 2.8
1957 CLE MLB 606 84 145 21 0 28 105 78 88 2 3 .282 .371 .485 .204 .305 31.6 1.0 3.5
1958 CLE MLB 48 5 12 1 0 3 12 5 7 0 0 .279 .354 .512 .233 .292 1.7 0.1 0.2
1959 BOS MLB 273 38 68 13 0 7 49 22 32 0 0 .275 .337 .413 .138 .282 6.6 0.3 0.7
1960 BOS MLB 487 45 125 22 0 19 103 37 54 0 2 .282 .335 .460 .178 .275 11.7 -2.5 1.0
1961 BOS MLB 363 33 83 16 2 11 60 38 43 0 0 .262 .339 .429 .167 .264 0.1 2.8 0.3
1961 DET MLB 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .000 .130 -0.6 0.0 -0.1
1962 DET MLB 112 7 34 2 0 5 18 5 13 0 0 .324 .357 .486 .162 .317 7.6 -0.5 0.7
1963 DET MLB 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .014 -1.0 0.0 -0.1
1963 MIN MLB 50 3 6 0 0 3 7 6 5 0 0 .136 .240 .341 .205 .219 -1.1 0.3 -0.1

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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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

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Upside By Year

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  Title Author Date
The Lineup Card: Seven Pioneers Worthy of Hall of Fame InductionBaseball Prospectus2014-01-08
BP Unfiltered: The Biggest Late Rallies That Came Up ShortRyan Lind2013-04-08
This article requires BP Premium accessOverthinking It: The Worst of the BestBen Lindbergh2011-02-24
A Worthy Tradition: Americana, the 1954 World Series, and a Small Town in Upper MichiganDavid Laurila2010-10-20
Another Look: Kirk Gibson's HomerBob Hertzel2010-10-19
This article requires BP Premium accessAnother Look: Willie, Mickey, and the DukeBob Hertzel2010-08-10
This article requires BP Premium accessAnother Look: Pitchers Who FizzledBob Hertzel2010-06-15
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Wednesday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Made, or Happened?Steven Goldman2004-09-14
This article requires BP Premium accessLeast Competent Criminals: The Least Efficient Base-Stealing Teams EverJim Baker2004-07-30


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