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Russ Meyer PCubs

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
13 1531.3 94 73 5 672 3.99
Birth Date10-25-1923
Height6' 1"
Weight175 lbs
BatsB
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
1946 CHN 22 4 1 17.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 78 21 7 6 2 0 10 10 0 10 3.18 4.44 0.00 0.0 0.0
1947 CHN 23 23 2 45.0 0.0 0.0 3 2 0 0 0 0 185 43 17 17 4 0 14 14 1 22 3.40 3.75 0.00 0.0 0.0
1948 CHN 24 29 26 164.7 0.0 0.0 10 10 0 0 0 0 702 157 75 67 7 0 77 77 1 89 3.66 3.46 0.00 0.0 0.0
1949 PHI 25 37 28 213.0 0.0 0.0 17 8 1 0 0 0 877 199 84 73 14 0 70 70 1 78 3.08 3.65 0.00 0.0 0.0
1950 PHI 26 32 25 159.7 146.3 9.0 9 11 1 1 9 3 700 193 108 94 21 287 67 67 2 74 5.30 4.54 5.27 0.3 -0.2
1951 PHI 27 28 24 168.0 132.3 9.0 8 9 0 1 11 3 604 172 69 65 13 208 55 55 2 65 3.48 3.63 4.28 8.7 0.6
1952 PHI 28 37 32 232.3 196.0 5.7 13 14 1 0 15 5 847 235 99 81 10 272 65 65 2 92 3.14 3.05 3.83 9.8 0.9
1953 BRO 29 34 32 191.3 188.7 2.7 15 5 0 1 9 6 819 201 109 97 25 307 63 63 1 106 4.56 4.21 5.93 -1.6 -0.1
1954 BRO 30 36 28 180.3 165.0 15.3 11 6 0 0 14 2 767 193 89 80 17 282 49 49 2 70 3.99 3.72 4.61 15.0 1.7
1955 BRO 31 18 11 73.0 61.0 12.0 6 2 0 2 1 2 327 86 46 44 8 134 31 25 0 26 5.42 4.29 5.62 -1.9 -0.0
1956 CHN 32 20 9 57.0 29.0 8.0 1 6 0 1 1 1 174 71 41 40 11 75 26 22 2 28 6.32 5.23 7.34 -6.8 -0.5
1956 CIN 32 1 0 1.0 0.0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.00 0.23 1.56 0.4 0.0
1957 BOS 33 2 1 5.0 3.0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 28 10 5 3 0 10 3 3 0 1 5.40 3.80 4.60 0.9 0.1
1959 KC1 35 18 0 24.0 0.0 24.0 1 0 1 2 0 0 108 24 12 12 3 45 11 11 1 10 4.50 4.76 5.81 -1.7 -0.2
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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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1946 CHN MLB 4 1 17.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .339 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1947 CHN MLB 23 2 45.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .271 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1948 CHN MLB 29 26 164.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .284 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1949 PHI MLB 37 28 213.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .259 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1950 PHI MLB 32 25 159.7 5.27 86 .294 .259 .332 .405 .262 .303 97 0.6 0.1 0.3 -0.2
1951 PHI MLB 28 24 168.0 4.28 103 .265 .257 .329 .390 .266 .267 99 8.1 0.8 8.7 0.6
1952 PHI MLB 37 32 232.3 3.83 102 .258 .254 .320 .374 .268 .274 94 13.5 1.5 9.8 0.9
1953 BRO MLB 34 32 191.3 5.93 85 .257 .265 .328 .407 .269 .282 105 2.8 0.3 -1.6 -0.1
1954 BRO MLB 36 28 180.3 4.61 103 .253 .261 .323 .397 .262 .280 102 18.7 2.0 15.0 1.7
1955 BRO MLB 18 11 73.0 5.62 79 .287 .242 .301 .382 .250 .298 103 0.3 0.0 -1.9 -0.0
1956 CHN MLB 20 9 57.0 7.34 30 .310 .260 .330 .415 .263 .310 101 -7.1 -0.7 -6.8 -0.5
1956 CIN MLB 1 0 1.0 1.56 163 .193 .261 .287 .370 .229 .333 98 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0
1957 BOS MLB 2 1 5.0 4.60 95 .365 .244 .312 .355 .244 .417 104 0.4 0.0 0.9 0.1
1959 KC1 MLB 18 0 24.0 5.81 71 .293 .253 .321 .406 .265 .259 102 -1.4 -0.1 -1.7 -0.2

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
1946 CHN MLB 0 0 1 4 1 17.0 21 10 10 2 0% .339 11.1 5.3 1.1 5.3 1.82 3.18 0.0 0.0
1947 CHN MLB 3 2 0 23 2 45.0 43 14 22 4 0% .271 8.6 2.8 0.8 4.4 1.27 3.40 0.0 0.0
1948 CHN MLB 10 10 0 29 26 164.7 157 77 89 7 0% .284 8.6 4.2 0.4 4.9 1.42 3.66 0.0 0.0
1949 PHI MLB 17 8 1 37 28 213.0 199 70 78 14 0% .259 8.4 3.0 0.6 3.3 1.26 3.08 0.0 0.0
1950 PHI MLB 9 11 1 32 25 159.7 193 67 74 21 51% .303 10.9 3.8 1.2 4.2 1.63 5.30 0.3 -0.2
1951 PHI MLB 8 9 0 28 24 168.0 172 55 65 13 48% .267 9.2 2.9 0.7 3.5 1.35 3.48 8.7 0.6
1952 PHI MLB 13 14 1 37 32 232.3 235 65 92 10 51% .274 9.1 2.5 0.4 3.6 1.29 3.14 9.8 0.9
1953 BRO MLB 15 5 0 34 32 191.3 201 63 106 25 45% .282 9.5 3.0 1.2 5.0 1.38 4.56 -1.6 -0.1
1954 BRO MLB 11 6 0 36 28 180.3 193 49 70 17 43% .280 9.6 2.4 0.8 3.5 1.34 3.99 15.0 1.7
1955 BRO MLB 6 2 0 18 11 73.0 86 31 26 8 42% .298 10.6 3.8 1.0 3.2 1.60 5.42 -1.9 -0.0
1956 CIN MLB 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 1 0 1 0 50% .333 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0 1.00 0.00 0.4 0.0
1956 CHN MLB 1 6 0 20 9 57.0 71 26 28 11 60% .310 11.2 4.1 1.7 4.4 1.70 6.32 -6.8 -0.5
1957 BOS MLB 0 0 0 2 1 5.0 10 3 1 0 53% .417 18.0 5.4 0.0 1.8 2.60 5.40 0.9 0.1
1959 KC1 MLB 1 0 1 18 0 24.0 24 11 10 3 53% .259 9.0 4.1 1.1 3.8 1.46 4.50 -1.7 -0.2

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
1955-06-27 1955-07-29 32 32 - Shoulder Fracture Clavicle - -
1949-08-06 1949-10-02 DTD 57 0 Left Ankle Fracture Kicking Pitching Rubber - -
1947-07-21 1947-09-21 62 0 Right Ankle Sprain Covering First Base - -

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