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Nels PotterTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1936-1949 MLB Years: 1936-1949
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PositionsP-349Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNelson Thomas Potter
Height5-11Weight180BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 23,1911PlaceMount Morris,Illinois
Death DateSeptember 30,1990 [79.038]
CollegeManchester College (North Manchester,IN)
MLB DebutApril 25,1936 [24.246]
OrganizationsSLA [6] PHA [5] BSN [2] BOS [1] SLN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-52
TBC Player ID16744Retrosheet IDpottn102MLBAM ID120703
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for St. Louis Browns in 1946
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts66Walks62Hittable48SO/BB67vsPower48Hitting30Durability71Team.467Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1936St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20Rel24000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00-3.26
1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24S/R262126.473592640205111.013995801549430001.6911.241.213.963.480.88.1435.22
1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24S/R278126.6041251690122196.025816314426886012201.7611.831.194.032.750.68.4005.43
1940Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24S/R289144.443125613050200.22131159918717310201.429.550.813.183.271.03.3914.34
1941Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24S/R29119.261037103223.035262431673002.1913.501.166.172.700.44.5005.79
1941Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24Rel29204.5010010006020.021101001661101.859.45--7.202.700.381.0004.46
1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24S/R311052.7833132080131168.014656521154803001.197.810.592.894.281.48.6673.27
1944St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24ST321972.833229316320232.02117973670914101.218.190.232.723.531.30.7313.00
1945St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24ST3315112.473232021300255.0212757010681291001.107.470.352.404.551.90.5772.84
1946St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27S/R34893.722319410020145.01527260959724001.469.430.563.664.471.22.4713.42
1947St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27S/R354104.0432102230192122.213061551344651001.429.540.953.234.771.48.2863.89
1948St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27ST36115.23220000010.011761440001.459.580.873.483.481.00.5004.30
1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha22Rel36224.00808005118.0178815130001.228.500.502.506.502.60.5002.77
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn22,25S/R36522.3318711309285.077272248471001.008.150.420.854.985.88.7142.45
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn22Rel376114.19413381029796.2994945630570001.339.220.562.795.311.90.3533.07
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter92973.99349177172896126221683.0172184374812358274740601.379.190.663.113.991.28.4871.10
St. Louis Browns Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter57433.0515410549586363932.28623503165029944113101.248.310.482.884.251.47.570-
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter22415.8112562632704510548.26624073556322919625401.6210.841.033.753.210.86.349-
Boston Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11133.3259104940389181.2176766710381041001.188.720.501.885.152.74.458-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter204.5010010006020.021101001661101.859.45--7.202.700.381.000-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12133.99462323121163220.0225110981676975101.379.190.663.113.991.28.4801.10

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24p2638391101006001301000.256.275.282.55711141.278.026.051.2612.447.323.000.000.0010.00
1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24p2741676122004005604001.179.236.209.44514276.197.030.104.2176.587.891.200.000.0016.67
1940Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24p2831714182004003706002.254.284.282.56620280.281.028.070.2653.758.752.330.000.0011.11
1941Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24p29106110002001201000.167.286.167.453108.250.000.167.23912.5025.002.000.000.000.00
1941Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24p29103000000001300000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.18425.0075.003.000.000.000.00
1941Totals for AL-AL         209110002002501000.111.273.111.3841012.250.000.222.21916.6741.672.500.000.000.00
1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24p313355081004004204000.145.203.164.3679163.151.019.091.1866.353.170.500.000.0012.50
1944St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24p3232824131005004415000.159.207.171.37814192.167.012.061.1884.354.351.000.000.007.69
1945St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24p3332923282005002705003.304.319.326.64530299.329.022.043.3082.027.073.500.000.007.14
1946St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27p3423522123001004400000.231.286.288.57415356.250.057.135.2767.147.141.000.000.0025.00
1947St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27p353235391002007200000.257.381.286.66710142.273.029.229.33216.674.760.290.000.0011.11
1948St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27p3624120001000000000.500.500.5001.000204.500.000.000.4700.000.000.000.000.000.00
1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha22p3684010000001000001.250.400.250.650105.250.000.250.33620.000.000.000.000.000.00
1948Totals for AL-AL         108130001001000001.375.444.375.819309.375.000.125.39611.110.000.000.000.000.00
1948Totals for MLB-MLB         28371141004001302002.378.395.405.80015140.412.027.054.3762.507.503.000.000.007.14
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn22,25p3618290111003000302001.379.379.414.79312131.423.035.034.3700.009.680.000.000.009.09
1948Totals for MLB-MLB         28371141004001302002.378.395.405.80015140.412.027.054.3762.507.503.000.000.007.14
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn22p374123031000002700001.130.200.174.3744125.188.044.130.1888.0028.003.500.000.0033.33
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter35156225128150037003550128009.228.274.254.52814315626.250.026.089.0005.597.991.430.000.0011.72
St. Louis Browns Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter154320137280018002119114003.225.275.250.525808356.239.025.091.0005.905.340.900.000.0011.11
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter128187124250016001118012004.225.268.251.519475210.249.026.086.0005.248.571.640.000.0011.90
Boston Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter595201420030021002002.269.296.308.60416256.333.039.077.0003.5717.865.000.000.0014.29
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103000000001300000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.00025.0075.003.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162259125970017001623013004.228.274.254.528667289.250.026.089.0005.597.991.430.000.0011.72

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1936St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P1-1-------------1100.00.6
1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha26P35-1118161-2524.9600.690.22-----3892.123.0
1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha27P41-1968341-4342.9771.020.21-----41100.027.0
1940Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha28P31-2001730-247471.0001.520.24-----31100.020.1
1941Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29P10-2022--441.0000.400.20-----10100.06.5
1941Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha29P10-23341187.8750.700.30-----10100.06.5
1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla31P33-1681036124746.9791.390.27-----33100.021.7
1944St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla32P32-2321152336663.9551.970.27-----32100.020.8
1945St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla33P32-2551343345956.9491.750.22-----32100.021.2
1946St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla34P23-1451118133029.9671.260.20-----23100.014.9
1947St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla35P32-122627313633.9171.030.27-----32100.020.8
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn36P18-85420212624.9231.330.28-----18100.011.8
1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha36P8-1811--221.0000.250.11-----8100.05.2
1948St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla36P2-10241-76.8573.000.60-----2100.01.3
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn37P41-96220112322.9570.540.23-----41100.026.6
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P349-1682983071818423405.9571.160.24-----3490.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1936St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln241----------
1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2635----------
1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2741----------
1940Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2831----------
1941Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2910----------
1941Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2910----------
1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla3133----------
1944St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla3232----------
1945St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla3332----------
1946St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla3423----------
1947St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla3532----------
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3618----------
1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha368----------
1948St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla362----------
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3741----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1944St. Louis BrownsWorld SeriesMLB32010.932009.21013601.419.310.002.795.592.000.00.000
1948Boston BravesWorld SeriesMLB36008.442005.1652101.5710.130.003.381.690.500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs013.60404000015.01606057001.409.600.003.004.201.400.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1944St. Louis BrownsWorld SeriesMLB3224000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1948Boston BravesWorld SeriesMLB3622010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs46010000000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1949-09-26Purchased by Reds from Braves. 
1948-06-18Released by Athletics. 
1948-05-15Purchased by Athletics from Browns. 
1941-06-30Purchased by Red Sox from Athletics. 
* 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.