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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
4 299 .244 .311 .358 .255 0.2
Birth Date1-31-1926
Height6' 5"
Weight210 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
1954 SLN 28 66 271 244 28 60 14 2 4 90 24 41 2 1 0 34 3 5 .246 .317 .369 .262 0.3 3.0 0.4
1955 SLN 29 13 8 8 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .120 -0.9 0.1 -0.1
1956 SLN 30 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .016 -0.2 0.2 -0.0
1957 SLN 31 9 18 17 2 5 1 0 0 6 1 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 .294 .333 .353 .238 -0.5 -0.2 -0.1
Career91299271306615249725462103635.244.311.358.255-1.33.10.2

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
1954 SLN MLB 66 271 .262 .268 .330 .416 .267 .280 105 0.5 6.7 -4.3 3.0 -0.7 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.4
1955 SLN MLB 13 8 .120 .286 .340 .447 .281 .125 103 -1 0.2 -0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.9 -0.1 -0.9 -0.1
1956 SLN MLB 3 2 .016 .265 .304 .406 .263 .000 108 -0.5 0.1 0 0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
1957 SLN MLB 9 18 .238 .250 .318 .381 .255 .417 105 -0.4 0.5 -0.3 -0.2 0.4 -0.5 -0.1 -0.5 -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
1954 SLN MLB 271 28 60 14 2 4 34 24 41 3 5 .246 .317 .369 .123 .262 0.3 3.0 0.4
1955 SLN MLB 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .000 .120 -0.9 0.1 -0.1
1956 SLN MLB 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .016 -0.2 0.2 -0.0
1957 SLN MLB 18 2 5 1 0 0 2 1 5 0 0 .294 .333 .353 .059 .238 -0.5 -0.2 -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

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
1957-05-20 1957-09-02 15-DL 105 101 - General Medical Illness Weight Loss - -

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  Title Author Date
The Lineup Card: Seven Pioneers Worthy of Hall of Fame InductionBaseball Prospectus2014-01-08
This article requires BP Premium accessDivide and Conquer, NL Central: Breaking BarriersLarry Granillo2011-04-18


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