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Elmer Valo PHPhillies

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
20 6091 .282 .398 .391 .154 17.7
Birth Date3-5-1921
Height5' 11"
Weight190 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
1940 PHA 19 6 26 23 6 8 0 0 0 8 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .348 .423 .348 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1941 PHA 20 15 54 50 13 21 0 1 2 29 4 2 0 0 6 0 0 .420 .463 .580 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1942 PHA 21 133 542 459 64 115 13 10 2 154 70 21 4 9 40 13 8 .251 .355 .336 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1943 PHA 22 77 287 249 31 55 6 2 3 74 35 13 1 2 18 2 6 .221 .319 .297 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 PHA 25 108 411 348 59 107 21 6 1 143 60 18 1 2 31 9 8 .307 .411 .411 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1947 PHA 26 112 450 370 60 111 12 6 5 150 64 21 2 14 36 11 3 .300 .406 .405 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1948 PHA 27 113 475 383 72 117 17 4 3 151 81 13 4 7 46 10 6 .305 .432 .394 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1949 PHA 28 150 680 547 86 155 27 12 5 221 119 32 2 12 85 14 11 .283 .413 .404 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1950 PHA 29 129 542 446 62 125 16 5 10 181 82 22 7 7 46 12 7 .280 .400 .406 .299 29.0 1.0 2.9
1951 PHA 30 123 530 444 75 134 27 8 7 198 75 20 8 3 55 11 6 .302 .412 .446 .311 35.8 5.4 4.2
1952 PHA 31 129 495 388 69 109 26 4 5 158 101 16 2 4 47 12 11 .281 .432 .407 .324 36.7 -0.2 4.0
1953 PHA 32 50 107 85 15 19 3 0 0 22 22 7 0 0 9 0 1 .224 .383 .259 .265 2.6 1.1 0.4
1954 PHA 33 95 281 224 28 48 11 6 1 74 51 18 0 3 3 33 2 1 .214 .356 .330 .258 4.4 1.8 0.7
1955 KC1 34 112 338 283 50 103 17 4 3 137 52 18 0 2 1 37 5 3 .364 .460 .484 .330 29.0 0.1 3.0
1956 KC1 35 9 11 9 1 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .222 .273 .222 .219 0.1 -0.1 0.0
1956 PHI 35 98 345 291 40 84 13 3 5 118 48 21 3 2 1 37 7 6 .289 .392 .405 .289 9.5 1.0 1.1
1957 BRO 36 81 189 161 14 44 10 1 4 68 25 16 1 2 0 26 0 1 .273 .370 .422 .281 7.6 0.1 0.8
1958 LAN 37 65 115 101 9 25 2 1 1 32 12 11 0 2 0 14 0 1 .248 .322 .317 .254 0.5 -0.9 -0.0
1959 CLE 38 34 33 24 3 7 0 0 0 7 7 0 0 2 0 5 0 0 .292 .424 .292 .282 2.0 0.0 0.2
1960 NYA 39 8 7 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .286 .000 .168 0.0 -0.1 -0.0
1960 WS1 39 76 85 64 6 18 3 0 0 21 17 4 1 3 0 16 0 0 .281 .424 .328 .311 6.3 -0.0 0.7
1961 MIN 40 33 36 32 0 5 2 0 0 7 3 3 1 0 0 4 0 0 .156 .250 .219 .167 -2.4 0.0 -0.2
1961 PHI 40 50 52 43 4 8 2 0 1 13 8 6 1 0 0 8 0 0 .186 .327 .302 .257 1.6 -0.0 0.2
Career18066091502976814202287358196894228438176560111079.282.398.391.154162.59.217.7

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
1940 PHA MLB 6 26 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1941 PHA MLB 15 54 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1942 PHA MLB 133 542 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1943 PHA MLB 77 287 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 PHA MLB 108 411 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1947 PHA MLB 112 450 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1948 PHA MLB 113 475 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1949 PHA MLB 150 680 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1950 PHA MLB 129 542 .299 .265 .343 .393 .268 .000 100 18.5 12.2 -4 1.0 -1.5 29.0 2.9 29.0 2.9
1951 PHA MLB 123 530 .311 .261 .335 .382 .270 .000 102 24.5 12.6 -3.4 5.4 3.5 35.8 4.2 35.8 4.2
1952 PHA MLB 129 495 .324 .249 .324 .357 .267 .000 102 27.8 11.4 -3.7 -0.2 1.8 36.7 4.0 36.7 4.0
1953 PHA MLB 50 107 .265 .258 .321 .372 .257 .000 99 0.6 3.0 -0.7 1.1 -0.1 2.6 0.4 2.6 0.4
1954 PHA MLB 95 281 .258 .255 .321 .370 .250 .226 102 -0.4 7.5 -2 1.8 -0.9 4.4 0.7 4.4 0.7
1955 KC1 MLB 112 338 .330 .259 .329 .373 .257 .379 106 25 9.4 -2.2 0.1 -1.1 29.0 3.0 29.0 3.0
1956 KC1 MLB 9 11 .219 .258 .326 .384 .262 .222 99 -0.5 0.3 0 -0.1 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0
1956 PHI MLB 98 345 .289 .252 .315 .395 .253 .296 100 10.4 9.5 -3.4 1.0 -3.3 9.5 1.1 9.5 1.1
1957 BRO MLB 81 189 .281 .261 .321 .398 .262 .280 106 3.9 5.1 -1 0.1 0.4 7.6 0.8 7.6 0.8
1958 LAN MLB 65 115 .254 .260 .319 .397 .261 .264 104 -0.7 3.1 -0.6 -0.9 -0.4 0.5 -0.0 0.5 -0.0
1959 CLE MLB 34 33 .282 .255 .310 .379 .250 .269 99 0.7 0.9 0 0.0 0.4 2.0 0.2 2.0 0.2
1960 NYA MLB 8 7 .168 .285 .378 .461 .317 .000 99 -0.6 0.2 0 -0.1 0.5 0.0 -0.0 0.0 -0.0
1960 WS1 MLB 76 85 .311 .251 .320 .381 .258 .286 100 4.3 2.3 -0.1 -0.0 -0.2 6.3 0.7 6.3 0.7
1961 MIN MLB 33 36 .167 .245 .313 .400 .255 .172 103 -3.5 1.0 0 0.0 -0.0 -2.4 -0.2 -2.4 -0.2
1961 PHI MLB 50 52 .257 .256 .319 .396 .255 .194 98 -0.1 1.4 0 -0.0 0.4 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2

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
1940 PHA MLB 26 6 8 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 .348 .423 .348 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1941 PHA MLB 54 13 21 0 1 2 6 4 2 0 0 .420 .463 .580 .160 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1942 PHA MLB 542 64 115 13 10 2 40 70 21 13 8 .251 .355 .336 .085 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1943 PHA MLB 287 31 55 6 2 3 18 35 13 2 6 .221 .319 .297 .076 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1946 PHA MLB 411 59 107 21 6 1 31 60 18 9 8 .307 .411 .411 .103 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1947 PHA MLB 450 60 111 12 6 5 36 64 21 11 3 .300 .406 .405 .105 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1948 PHA MLB 475 72 117 17 4 3 46 81 13 10 6 .305 .432 .394 .089 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1949 PHA MLB 680 86 155 27 12 5 85 119 32 14 11 .283 .413 .404 .121 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1950 PHA MLB 542 62 125 16 5 10 46 82 22 12 7 .280 .400 .406 .126 .299 29.0 1.0 2.9
1951 PHA MLB 530 75 134 27 8 7 55 75 20 11 6 .302 .412 .446 .144 .311 35.8 5.4 4.2
1952 PHA MLB 495 69 109 26 4 5 47 101 16 12 11 .281 .432 .407 .126 .324 36.7 -0.2 4.0
1953 PHA MLB 107 15 19 3 0 0 9 22 7 0 1 .224 .383 .259 .035 .265 2.6 1.1 0.4
1954 PHA MLB 281 28 48 11 6 1 33 51 18 2 1 .214 .356 .330 .116 .258 4.4 1.8 0.7
1955 KC1 MLB 338 50 103 17 4 3 37 52 18 5 3 .364 .460 .484 .120 .330 29.0 0.1 3.0
1956 KC1 MLB 11 1 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 .222 .273 .222 .000 .219 0.1 -0.1 0.0
1956 PHI MLB 345 40 84 13 3 5 37 48 21 7 6 .289 .392 .405 .117 .289 9.5 1.0 1.1
1957 BRO MLB 189 14 44 10 1 4 26 25 16 0 1 .273 .370 .422 .149 .281 7.6 0.1 0.8
1958 LAN MLB 115 9 25 2 1 1 14 12 11 0 1 .248 .322 .317 .069 .254 0.5 -0.9 -0.0
1959 CLE MLB 33 3 7 0 0 0 5 7 0 0 0 .292 .424 .292 .000 .282 2.0 0.0 0.2
1960 NYA MLB 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .000 .286 .000 .000 .168 0.0 -0.1 -0.0
1960 WS1 MLB 85 6 18 3 0 0 16 17 4 0 0 .281 .424 .328 .047 .311 6.3 -0.0 0.7
1961 PHI MLB 52 4 8 2 0 1 8 8 6 0 0 .186 .327 .302 .116 .257 1.6 -0.0 0.2
1961 MIN MLB 36 0 5 2 0 0 4 3 3 0 0 .156 .250 .219 .062 .167 -2.4 0.0 -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

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  Title Author Date
The BP Broadside: The Latino Steven Goldman2012-02-10
This article requires BP Premium accessThe BP Broadside: If the Past is Precedent Then the Tribe Can CrashSteven Goldman2011-05-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Brewing Up a Reunion and a New RoyalChristina Kahrl2010-01-24
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: No Hitters Ain't That Special, Part TwoSteven Goldman2006-09-14
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Feature: The Eddie AwardJeff Bower2003-02-28
The Eddie Award: Good Things Come to Those Who WalkJeff Bower2003-02-28


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