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Bobby Shantz PYankees

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
16 1935.7 119 99 48 1072 3.38
Birth Date9-26-1925
Height5' 6"
Weight139 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
Multiple stints are are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
1949 PHA MLB 33 7 127.0 100 74 58 9 .000 7.1 5.2 0.6 4.1 0% .232 .000 1.37 4.32 3.40 0 0.00 0.0
1950 PHA MLB 36 23 214.7 251 85 93 18 .277 101 10.5 3.6 0.8 3.9 52% .317 .283 1.57 4.22 4.61 94 0.00 0.0
1951 PHA MLB 32 25 205.3 213 70 77 15 .272 101 9.3 3.1 0.7 3.4 52% .278 .262 1.38 3.87 3.94 101 0.00 0.0
1952 PHA MLB 33 33 279.7 230 63 152 21 .275 101 7.4 2.0 0.7 4.9 53% .239 .228 1.05 2.97 2.48 72 0.00 0.0
1953 PHA MLB 16 16 105.7 107 26 58 10 .275 97 9.1 2.2 0.9 4.9 51% .288 .273 1.26 3.44 4.09 77 4.59 0.5
1954 PHA MLB 2 1 8.0 12 3 3 2 .251 106 13.5 3.4 2.2 3.4 67% .345 .333 1.88 6.38 7.88 106 7.51 -0.2
1955 KC1 MLB 23 17 125.0 124 66 58 8 .262 103 8.9 4.8 0.6 4.2 47% .277 .266 1.52 3.94 4.54 101 4.05 1.8
1956 KC1 MLB 45 2 101.3 95 37 67 12 .270 101 8.4 3.3 1.1 6.0 55% .273 .255 1.30 3.91 4.35 83 3.98 1.1
1957 NYA MLB 30 21 173.0 157 40 72 15 .257 96 8.2 2.1 0.8 3.7 56% .252 .237 1.14 3.49 2.45 95 3.89 2.5
1958 NYA MLB 33 13 126.0 127 35 80 8 .250 99 9.1 2.5 0.6 5.7 58% .293 .249 1.29 2.88 3.36 80 4.46 1.0
1959 NYA MLB 33 4 94.7 64 33 66 4 .259 98 6.1 3.1 0.4 6.3 57% .220 .205 1.02 2.66 2.38 86 2.88 2.4
1960 NYA MLB 42 0 67.7 57 24 54 5 .264 99 7.6 3.2 0.7 7.2 48% .272 .238 1.20 2.92 2.79 70 3.62 1.0
1961 PIT MLB 43 6 89.3 91 26 61 5 .261 99 9.2 2.6 0.5 6.1 58% .306 .242 1.31 3.03 3.32 88 4.02 1.3
1962 HOU 0 3 3 20.7 15 5 14 1 .255 86 6.5 2.2 0.4 6.1 63% .241 .221 0.97 2.72 1.31 0 0.00 0.0
1962 SLN 0 28 0 57.7 45 20 47 7 .257 106 7.0 3.1 1.1 7.3 51% .236 .230 1.13 3.76 2.18 0 0.00 0.0
1963 SLN MLB 55 0 79.3 55 17 70 6 .257 104 6.2 1.9 0.7 7.9 58% .226 .215 0.91 2.43 2.61 78 2.75 1.7
1964 CHN 0 20 0 11.3 15 6 12 2 .274 106 11.9 4.8 1.6 9.5 65% .371 .313 1.85 4.52 5.56 0 0.00 0.0
1964 PHI 0 14 0 32.0 23 6 18 1 .252 97 6.5 1.7 0.3 5.1 61% .222 .213 0.91 2.59 2.25 0 0.00 0.0
1964 SLN 0 16 0 17.3 14 7 12 2 .253 107 7.3 3.6 1.0 6.2 64% .235 .235 1.21 4.08 3.12 0 0.00 0.0
1962 TOT MLB 31 3 78.3 60 25 61 8 .257 101 6.9 2.9 0.9 7.0 54% .237 .228 1.09 3.49 1.95 84 3.52 1.4
1964 TOT MLB 50 0 60.7 52 19 42 5 .257 102 7.7 2.8 0.7 6.2 62% .254 .241 1.17 3.38 3.12 92 3.20 0.9
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Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1949 PHA MLB 33 7 127.0 100 74 58 9 .000 7.1 5.2 0.6 4.1 0% .232 .000 1.37 4.32 3.40
1950 PHA MLB 36 23 214.7 251 85 93 18 .277 101 10.5 3.6 0.8 3.9 52% .317 .283 1.57 4.22 4.61
1951 PHA MLB 32 25 205.3 213 70 77 15 .272 101 9.3 3.1 0.7 3.4 52% .278 .262 1.38 3.87 3.94
1952 PHA MLB 33 33 279.7 230 63 152 21 .275 101 7.4 2.0 0.7 4.9 53% .239 .228 1.05 2.97 2.48
1953 PHA MLB 16 16 105.7 107 26 58 10 .275 97 9.1 2.2 0.9 4.9 51% .288 .273 1.26 3.44 4.09
1954 PHA MLB 2 1 8.0 12 3 3 2 .251 106 13.5 3.4 2.2 3.4 67% .345 .333 1.88 6.38 7.88
1955 KC1 MLB 23 17 125.0 124 66 58 8 .262 103 8.9 4.8 0.6 4.2 47% .277 .266 1.52 3.94 4.54
1956 KC1 MLB 45 2 101.3 95 37 67 12 .270 101 8.4 3.3 1.1 6.0 55% .273 .255 1.30 3.91 4.35
1957 NYA MLB 30 21 173.0 157 40 72 15 .257 96 8.2 2.1 0.8 3.7 56% .252 .237 1.14 3.49 2.45
1958 NYA MLB 33 13 126.0 127 35 80 8 .250 99 9.1 2.5 0.6 5.7 58% .293 .249 1.29 2.88 3.36
1959 NYA MLB 33 4 94.7 64 33 66 4 .259 98 6.1 3.1 0.4 6.3 57% .220 .205 1.02 2.66 2.38
1960 NYA MLB 42 0 67.7 57 24 54 5 .264 99 7.6 3.2 0.7 7.2 48% .272 .238 1.20 2.92 2.79
1961 PIT MLB 43 6 89.3 91 26 61 5 .261 99 9.2 2.6 0.5 6.1 58% .306 .242 1.31 3.03 3.32
1962 HOU MLB 3 3 20.7 15 5 14 1 .255 86 6.5 2.2 0.4 6.1 63% .241 .221 0.97 2.72 1.31
1962 SLN MLB 28 0 57.7 45 20 47 7 .257 106 7.0 3.1 1.1 7.3 51% .236 .230 1.13 3.76 2.18
1963 SLN MLB 55 0 79.3 55 17 70 6 .257 104 6.2 1.9 0.7 7.9 58% .226 .215 0.91 2.43 2.61
1964 CHN MLB 20 0 11.3 15 6 12 2 .274 106 11.9 4.8 1.6 9.5 65% .371 .313 1.85 4.52 5.56
1964 PHI MLB 14 0 32.0 23 6 18 1 .252 97 6.5 1.7 0.3 5.1 61% .222 .213 0.91 2.59 2.25
1964 SLN MLB 16 0 17.3 14 7 12 2 .253 107 7.3 3.6 1.0 6.2 64% .235 .235 1.21 4.08 3.12

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  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
1954-05-04 1954-09-01 120 116 Left Shoulder Strain Tendon -
1954-04-14 1954-05-03 DTD 19 13 Left Shoulder Inflammation - -
1953-05-22 1953-07-03 DTD 42 37 Left Shoulder Inflammation - -

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  Title Author Date
An Agent's Take: An OfferJoshua Kusnick2015-05-21
The Lineup Card: Eight Playoff Heroes and GoatsBaseball Prospectus2012-10-10
BP Unfiltered: MVPs Who Weren't All-StarsBen Lindbergh2012-07-12
BP Unfiltered: You've Got Questions, We've Got DataBradley Ankrom2012-03-21
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Keltner All-Stars, Part IIJay Jaffe2012-01-16
Prospectus Hit and Run: The Golden Era Ballot for the Hall of FameJay Jaffe2011-11-22
Baseball ProGUESTus: Moneyball and Money MenKevin Baker2011-10-07
The BP Wayback Machine: Trades that Made a DifferenceSteven Goldman2011-07-13
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Trades that Made a DifferenceSteven Goldman2008-10-03
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Miracles and Management MiscuesSteven Goldman2008-04-29
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: Go Go, Tigers, Go?Steven Goldman2008-04-08
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: Trivia Manufactured While You WaitJim Baker2005-03-03


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