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Ken O'DeaHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1935-1946 MLB Years: 1935-1946
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PositionsC-627Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Kenneth O'Dea
Height6-0Weight180BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 16,1913PlaceLima,New York
Death DateDecember 17,1985 [72.276]
MLB DebutApril 21,1935 [22.036]
OrganizationsSLN [5] CHN [4] NY1 [3] BSN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16092Retrosheet IDodeak101MLBAM ID119929
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed27Power70Contact62XBH66RBIs46Runs41Hitting52Durability45Team.592Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn41c2276202305213263800261812006.257.345.431.7768721231.258.174.302.35611.267.790.692.6033.6740.38
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn41c2380189365810323800381803006.307.423.423.8468015230.331.116.317.40016.527.830.470.8794.5025.86
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn12c248321931667543210242604001.301.370.434.8049516247.328.133.247.3709.7210.531.081.6254.7524.24
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn12c2586247226512133310121803009.263.297.356.6538816262.274.093.146.3024.586.871.501.1582.3324.62
1939New York GiantsNLMLBny19c2652977171031100101602002.175.252.278.530274109.179.103.206.2539.1714.681.602.7532.3323.53
1940New York GiantsNLMLBny19c2748969234101200161502002.240.348.302.650295114.284.062.229.31414.0413.160.940.000.0021.74
1941New York GiantsNLMLBny18c2859891319513170082001002.213.278.393.67135998.242.180.270.3108.1620.412.503.0629.6747.37
1942St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln16c295819222457153200172302005.234.297.359.6566913211.244.125.214.3138.0610.901.352.3738.4028.89
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln16c3071203155711232500192514002.281.345.399.7448116227.309.118.212.3568.3711.011.321.3267.6728.07
1944St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln16c3185265356611263710372917002.249.343.374.7179919310.261.125.268.34311.949.350.781.9444.1728.79
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln16c32100307367818244300503105007.254.359.365.72411224362.272.111.274.35113.818.560.621.1076.7530.77
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln16c332257272013008803004.123.231.211.44212368.125.088.228.22411.7611.761.001.4757.0042.86
1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn27c331232470002008401002.219.375.219.5947041.250.000.250.31119.519.760.500.000.000.00
1946Totals for NL-NL         3489614201500161204006.157.286.213.499193109.171.056.236.25714.6811.010.750.9289.0021.43
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter83221952625601012040323302732513390050.255.338.374.7128211612510.273.119.245.00010.8810.000.921.5954.8828.75
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter336102411025349719140101311162210020.247.334.364.698373751178.263.117.246.00011.129.850.891.6153.8929.64
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter32585711924142111514120100801120022.281.357.408.76535068970.297.127.246.00010.318.250.801.5557.1328.22
New York Giants Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter159282295910264000345105006.209.294.323.6179118321.236.114.234.00010.5915.891.501.8747.0030.51
Boston Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1232470002008401002.219.375.219.5947041.250.000.250.00019.519.760.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16242751109204863105349180010.255.338.374.71216031489.273.119.245.00010.8810.000.921.5954.8828.75

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22C63--2132793249240.9643.81-----67682.940.9
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23C55--2112751243238.9794.33-----68068.835.7
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24C64--2342944267263.9854.11-----18377.141.6
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25C71--29432103336326.9704.59-----38682.646.7
1939New York GiantsNLMLBny126C30--7811519489.9472.97-----15257.719.9
1940New York GiantsNLMLBny127C31--892911119118.9923.81-----24864.620.4
1941New York GiantsNLMLBny128C14--629--71711.0005.07-----25923.79.2
1942St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29C49--2473766290284.9795.80-----35884.531.8
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30C56--2373236272269.9894.80-----47178.936.4
1944St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31C69--3263424362360.9945.22-----58581.244.8
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32C91--32150214373371.9954.08-----410091.059.1
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33C22--99141-114113.9915.14-----322100.014.1
1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33C12--395-144441.0003.67------12100.07.8
MLB Totals for C - 12 season(s)-   C627--2450336484428342786.9834.44-----406270.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22-63---------
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23-55---------
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24-64---------
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25-71---------
1939New York GiantsNLMLBny126-30---------
1940New York GiantsNLMLBny127-31---------
1941New York GiantsNLMLBny128-14---------
1942St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29-49---------
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30-56---------
1944St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31-69---------
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32-91---------
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33-22---------
1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33-12---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1935Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB22110100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1938Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB2535110012001000000.200.333.8001.133416.000.600.80016.670.000.0016.675.00100.00
1942St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB29110100010000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1943St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB3023020000000000000.667.667.6671.334203.667.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1944St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB3133010002000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 5 yrs1013160016001000000.462.500.6921.1929114.417.230.3087.140.000.007.1413.0016.67

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1946-07-08Purchased by Braves from Cardinals. 
1941-12-11TradeTraded by Giants with Johnny McCarthy, Bill Lohrman and Cash to Cardinals for Johnny Mize. 
1938-12-06TradeTraded by Cubs with Billy Jurges and Frank Demaree to Giants for Gus Mancuso, Hank Leiber and Dick Bartell. 
1934-10-26TradeTraded by Cardinals to Cubs for Pat Malone. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.