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Jim Rivera RFWhite Sox

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
10 4008 .256 .328 .402 .264 15.2
Birth Date7-22-1921
Height6' 0"
Weight196 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
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 CHA 30 53 224 201 27 50 7 3 3 72 21 27 0 2 18 13 2 .249 .320 .358 .263 11.3 4.4 1.7
1952 SLA 30 97 371 336 45 86 13 6 4 123 29 59 2 4 30 8 7 .256 .319 .366 .263 9.2 6.0 1.7
1953 CHA 31 156 639 567 79 147 26 16 11 238 53 70 6 13 78 22 15 .259 .329 .420 .268 29.4 -4.2 2.5
1954 CHA 32 145 552 490 62 140 16 8 13 211 49 68 6 2 5 61 18 10 .286 .356 .431 .278 21.3 -6.6 1.5
1955 CHA 33 147 530 454 71 120 24 4 10 182 62 59 1 3 10 52 25 16 .264 .352 .401 .265 28.1 8.4 3.8
1956 CHA 34 139 555 491 76 125 23 5 12 194 49 75 3 6 6 66 20 9 .255 .322 .395 .267 20.4 2.8 2.4
1957 CHA 35 125 451 402 51 103 21 6 14 178 40 80 3 3 3 52 18 2 .256 .326 .443 .269 12.6 -2.8 1.0
1958 CHA 36 116 309 276 37 62 8 4 9 105 24 49 1 7 1 35 21 3 .225 .282 .380 .243 1.6 3.9 0.6
1959 CHA 37 80 192 177 18 39 9 4 4 68 11 19 1 3 0 19 5 3 .220 .266 .384 .236 0.7 -4.7 -0.4
1960 CHA 38 48 20 17 17 5 0 0 1 8 3 3 0 0 0 1 4 0 .294 .400 .471 .321 3.9 -0.2 0.4
1961 CHA 39 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1961 KC1 39 64 165 141 20 34 8 0 2 48 24 14 0 0 0 10 6 2 .241 .352 .340 .257 3.0 -3.5 -0.1
Career1171400835525039111555683142736552323244442216070.256.328.402.264141.73.415.2

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
1952 CHA MLB 53 224 .263 .251 .326 .361 .271 .000 94 0.7 5.8 0.5 4.4 1.4 11.3 1.7 11.3 1.7
1952 SLA MLB 97 371 .263 .251 .323 .361 .267 .000 99 0.9 7.9 0.5 6.0 2.4 9.2 1.7 9.2 1.7
1953 CHA MLB 156 639 .268 .266 .333 .386 .265 .000 97 5.4 18.4 1.5 -4.2 4.1 29.4 2.5 29.4 2.5
1954 CHA MLB 145 552 .278 .258 .326 .374 .254 .309 99 10 15.0 -4.5 -6.6 2.1 21.3 1.5 21.3 1.5
1955 CHA MLB 147 530 .265 .264 .335 .393 .263 .284 100 2.6 14.7 -3.1 8.4 5.4 28.1 3.8 28.1 3.8
1956 CHA MLB 139 555 .267 .260 .339 .393 .265 .276 98 3.9 15.4 -4.8 2.8 4.5 20.4 2.4 20.4 2.4
1957 CHA MLB 125 451 .269 .256 .326 .384 .263 .286 98 4 12.1 -5 -2.8 0.9 12.6 1.0 12.6 1.0
1958 CHA MLB 116 309 .243 .254 .319 .381 .257 .236 97 -5.3 8.3 -2.3 3.9 2.6 1.6 0.6 1.6 0.6
1959 CHA MLB 80 192 .236 .254 .318 .383 .257 .223 99 -4.7 5.3 -1.7 -4.7 -0.3 0.7 -0.4 0.7 -0.4
1960 CHA MLB 48 20 .321 .232 .310 .350 .245 .308 98 1.2 0.5 -0.2 -0.2 2.2 3.9 0.4 3.9 0.4
1961 CHA MLB 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1961 KC1 MLB 64 165 .257 .248 .313 .385 .252 .256 100 -0.6 4.7 -1.2 -3.5 2.2 3.0 -0.1 3.0 -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
1952 CHA MLB 224 27 50 7 3 3 18 21 27 13 2 .249 .320 .358 .109 .263 11.3 4.4 1.7
1952 SLA MLB 371 45 86 13 6 4 30 29 59 8 7 .256 .319 .366 .110 .263 9.2 6.0 1.7
1953 CHA MLB 639 79 147 26 16 11 78 53 70 22 15 .259 .329 .420 .160 .268 29.4 -4.2 2.5
1954 CHA MLB 552 62 140 16 8 13 61 49 68 18 10 .286 .356 .431 .145 .278 21.3 -6.6 1.5
1955 CHA MLB 530 71 120 24 4 10 52 62 59 25 16 .264 .352 .401 .137 .265 28.1 8.4 3.8
1956 CHA MLB 555 76 125 23 5 12 66 49 75 20 9 .255 .322 .395 .141 .267 20.4 2.8 2.4
1957 CHA MLB 451 51 103 21 6 14 52 40 80 18 2 .256 .326 .443 .187 .269 12.6 -2.8 1.0
1958 CHA MLB 309 37 62 8 4 9 35 24 49 21 3 .225 .282 .380 .156 .243 1.6 3.9 0.6
1959 CHA MLB 192 18 39 9 4 4 19 11 19 5 3 .220 .266 .384 .164 .236 0.7 -4.7 -0.4
1960 CHA MLB 20 17 5 0 0 1 1 3 3 4 0 .294 .400 .471 .176 .321 3.9 -0.2 0.4
1961 KC1 MLB 165 20 34 8 0 2 10 24 14 6 2 .241 .352 .340 .099 .257 3.0 -3.5 -0.1
1961 CHA MLB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0

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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  Title Author Date
Between The Numbers: Good Days for DebutsJeremy Greenhouse2011-05-12
This article requires BP Premium accessSmartball and Moneyball: Sabermetric Innovation Helps Power White Sox' ChampionshipJeff Angus2005-11-29


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