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Billy Klaus SSRed Sox

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
11 2887 .249 .335 .351 .247 8.6
Birth Date12-9-1928
Height5' 9"
Weight160 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
1952 BSN 23 7 5 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .134 -0.3 -0.1 -0.0
1953 MLN 24 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .067 -0.2 0.0 -0.0
1955 BOS 26 135 610 541 83 153 26 2 7 204 60 44 0 5 4 60 6 0 .283 .351 .377 .258 23.5 3.2 2.8
1956 BOS 27 135 620 520 91 141 29 5 7 201 90 43 1 3 6 59 1 0 .271 .378 .387 .267 22.5 6.8 3.0
1957 BOS 28 127 537 477 76 120 18 4 10 176 55 53 0 4 1 42 2 0 .252 .326 .369 .241 15.3 6.9 2.4
1958 BOS 29 61 93 88 5 14 4 0 1 21 5 16 0 0 0 7 0 0 .159 .204 .239 .146 -8.4 -1.6 -1.1
1959 BAL 30 104 377 321 33 80 11 0 3 100 51 38 0 2 3 25 2 4 .249 .350 .312 .259 10.3 -2.4 0.8
1960 BAL 31 46 53 43 8 9 2 0 1 14 9 9 0 0 1 6 0 0 .209 .346 .326 .245 1.3 0.6 0.2
1961 WS2 32 91 287 251 26 57 8 2 7 90 30 34 2 3 1 30 2 2 .227 .311 .359 .257 8.8 5.5 1.5
1962 PHI 33 102 283 248 30 51 8 2 4 75 29 43 1 1 4 20 1 1 .206 .290 .302 .217 -4.2 -1.3 -0.6
1963 PHI 34 11 20 18 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 .056 .105 .056 .081 -2.7 -0.0 -0.3
Career82128872513357626106154088233128541821250147.249.335.351.24765.917.68.6

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
1952 BSN MLB 7 5 .134 .262 .328 .384 .268 .000 87 -0.6 0.1 0 -0.1 0.2 -0.3 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
1953 MLN MLB 2 2 .067 .339 .377 .561 .332 .000 102 -0.2 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -0.0
1955 BOS MLB 135 610 .258 .261 .336 .383 .261 .295 109 -1.6 16.9 7.5 3.2 1.1 23.5 2.8 23.5 2.8
1956 BOS MLB 135 620 .267 .262 .338 .395 .265 .283 108 4.6 16.9 3.3 6.8 -1.4 22.5 3.0 22.5 3.0
1957 BOS MLB 127 537 .241 .257 .324 .388 .261 .263 107 -9.5 13.6 6.2 6.9 2.8 15.3 2.4 15.3 2.4
1958 BOS MLB 61 93 .146 .247 .314 .370 .253 .183 107 -10.5 2.5 0.6 -1.6 0.9 -8.4 -1.1 -8.4 -1.1
1959 BAL MLB 104 377 .259 .255 .320 .385 .258 .273 92 -0.5 10.4 3.1 -2.4 -1.4 10.3 0.8 10.3 0.8
1960 BAL MLB 46 53 .245 .252 .321 .388 .263 .242 96 -0.8 1.4 0.2 0.6 0.1 1.3 0.2 1.3 0.2
1961 WS2 MLB 91 287 .257 .256 .321 .402 .260 .235 95 -1 8.2 1.7 5.5 0.4 8.8 1.5 8.8 1.5
1962 PHI MLB 102 283 .217 .251 .320 .379 .255 .233 100 -12.7 7.9 1.3 -1.3 -0.2 -4.2 -0.6 -4.2 -0.6
1963 PHI MLB 11 20 .081 .245 .301 .361 .256 .071 97 -3.2 0.5 0.1 -0.0 0.2 -2.7 -0.3 -2.7 -0.3

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
1952 BSN MLB 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .000 .134 -0.3 -0.1 -0.0
1953 MLN MLB 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .067 -0.2 0.0 -0.0
1955 BOS MLB 610 83 153 26 2 7 60 60 44 6 0 .283 .351 .377 .094 .258 23.5 3.2 2.8
1956 BOS MLB 620 91 141 29 5 7 59 90 43 1 0 .271 .378 .387 .115 .267 22.5 6.8 3.0
1957 BOS MLB 537 76 120 18 4 10 42 55 53 2 0 .252 .326 .369 .117 .241 15.3 6.9 2.4
1958 BOS MLB 93 5 14 4 0 1 7 5 16 0 0 .159 .204 .239 .080 .146 -8.4 -1.6 -1.1
1959 BAL MLB 377 33 80 11 0 3 25 51 38 2 4 .249 .350 .312 .062 .259 10.3 -2.4 0.8
1960 BAL MLB 53 8 9 2 0 1 6 9 9 0 0 .209 .346 .326 .116 .245 1.3 0.6 0.2
1961 WS2 MLB 287 26 57 8 2 7 30 30 34 2 2 .227 .311 .359 .131 .257 8.8 5.5 1.5
1962 PHI MLB 283 30 51 8 2 4 20 29 43 1 1 .206 .290 .302 .097 .217 -4.2 -1.3 -0.6
1963 PHI MLB 20 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .056 .105 .056 .000 .081 -2.7 -0.0 -0.3

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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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