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Elmer Singleton PCubs

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA
8 327.7 11 17 4 160 4.83
Birth Date6-26-1918
Height6' 2"
Weight174 lbs
BatsR
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
1945 BSN 27 7 5 37.3 0.0 0.0 1 4 0 0 0 0 158 35 22 20 1 0 14 14 1 14 4.82 3.44 0.00 0.0 0.0
1946 BSN 28 15 2 33.7 0.0 0.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 146 27 20 14 3 0 21 21 1 17 3.74 4.43 0.00 0.0 0.0
1947 PIT 29 36 3 67.0 0.0 0.0 2 2 1 0 0 0 309 70 49 47 9 0 39 39 2 24 6.31 5.43 0.00 0.0 0.0
1948 PIT 30 38 5 92.3 0.0 0.0 4 6 2 0 0 0 404 90 52 51 12 0 40 40 1 53 4.97 4.44 0.00 0.0 0.0
1950 WS1 32 21 1 36.3 5.0 31.3 1 2 0 2 1 0 157 39 23 21 4 57 17 17 0 19 5.20 4.50 5.70 1.6 0.2
1957 CHN 39 5 2 13.3 8.7 4.7 0 1 0 1 0 0 62 20 11 10 3 34 2 2 0 6 6.75 4.99 5.37 -0.3 -0.0
1958 CHN 40 2 0 4.7 0.0 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 0.00 2.29 2.04 0.6 0.1
1959 CHN 41 21 1 43.0 7.3 35.7 2 1 0 0 1 0 180 40 15 13 2 53 12 10 0 25 2.72 2.90 3.38 6.0 0.6
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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
1945 BSN MLB 7 5 37.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .266 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 BSN MLB 15 2 33.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .231 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1947 PIT MLB 36 3 67.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .260 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1948 PIT MLB 38 5 92.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .262 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1950 WS1 MLB 21 1 36.3 5.70 86 .286 .266 .348 .403 .269 .299 97 -0.4 -0.0 1.6 0.2
1957 CHN MLB 5 2 13.3 5.37 72 .336 .274 .332 .439 .282 .333 96 -0.1 -0.0 -0.3 -0.0
1958 CHN MLB 2 0 4.7 2.04 157 .122 .238 .296 .367 .234 .250 108 0.6 0.1 0.6 0.1
1959 CHN MLB 21 1 43.0 3.38 123 .250 .255 .314 .387 .259 .270 99 8.0 0.8 6.0 0.6

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
1945 BSN MLB 1 4 0 7 5 37.3 35 14 14 1 0% .266 8.4 3.4 0.2 3.4 1.31 4.82 0.0 0.0
1946 BSN MLB 0 1 1 15 2 33.7 27 21 17 3 0% .231 7.2 5.6 0.8 4.5 1.43 3.74 0.0 0.0
1947 PIT MLB 2 2 1 36 3 67.0 70 39 24 9 0% .260 9.4 5.2 1.2 3.2 1.63 6.31 0.0 0.0
1948 PIT MLB 4 6 2 38 5 92.3 90 40 53 12 0% .262 8.8 3.9 1.2 5.2 1.41 4.97 0.0 0.0
1950 WS1 MLB 1 2 0 21 1 36.3 39 17 19 4 62% .299 9.7 4.2 1.0 4.7 1.54 5.20 1.6 0.2
1957 CHN MLB 0 1 0 5 2 13.3 20 2 6 3 69% .333 13.5 1.4 2.0 4.0 1.65 6.75 -0.3 -0.0
1958 CHN MLB 1 0 0 2 0 4.7 1 1 2 0 50% .250 1.9 1.9 0.0 3.9 0.43 0.00 0.6 0.1
1959 CHN MLB 2 1 0 21 1 43.0 40 12 25 2 58% .270 8.4 2.5 0.4 5.2 1.21 2.72 6.0 0.6

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
1957-05-27 1957-09-01 97 86 Right Arm Soreness -
1957-04-24 1957-05-12 DTD 18 12 Right Arm Soreness - -

Compensation

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWestern Front: A Brief History of the Vedder CupGeoff Young2012-06-12
This article requires BP Premium accessYou Could Look It Up: John Quinn's ReignSteven Goldman2005-08-24
This article requires BP Premium access"This is Our Fault": The McClatchy Ownership as Team Builder, Part IVSteven Goldman2003-09-02


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