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Jim RiveraTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1952-1961 MLB Years: 1952-1961
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PositionsOF-1038, 1B-31Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameManuel Joseph Rivera
Height6-0Weight196BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 22,1922PlaceNew York,New York
Death DateNovember 13,2017 [95.114]
MLB DebutApril 15,1952 [29.267]
OrganizationsCHA [9] KC1 [1] SLA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17185Retrosheet IDrivej101MLBAM ID121249
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed98Power71Contact64XBH72RBIs60Runs63Hitting60Durability76Team.540Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1952St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla7of2997336458613643087295924003.256.319.366.68512323371.300.110.199.3207.8215.902.031.0884.0026.74
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha39of2953201275073318132212702001.249.320.358.6787213224.275.109.269.3189.3812.051.291.3467.0026.00
1952Totals for AL-AL         15053772136209748219508626004.253.319.363.68219536595.291.110.225.3198.4014.451.721.1876.7126.47
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha7of301565677914726161178221553706130015.259.329.420.74923853639.280.161.266.3398.2910.951.321.7251.5536.05
1954Chicago White SoxALMLBcha7of311454906214016813611810496865207.286.356.431.78721137552.309.145.261.3618.8812.321.392.3637.6926.43
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha7of3214745471120244105225166259110365.264.352.401.75318238530.284.137.293.33911.7011.130.951.8945.4031.67
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha7of33139491761252351266209497536623.255.322.395.71719440555.276.140.263.3218.8313.511.532.1640.9232.00
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha7of341254025110321614521824080333611.256.326.443.76917841451.286.187.326.3368.8717.742.003.1028.7139.81
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha7of35116276376284935213244911757.225.282.380.66210521309.236.155.308.2867.7715.862.042.9130.6733.87
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha7of368017718399441953111910331.220.266.384.6506817192.223.164.237.2795.739.901.732.0844.2543.59
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha7of3748171750011403300000.294.400.471.8718120.308.177.588.39315.0015.001.005.0017.0020.00
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc110of386414120348021062241400003.241.352.340.6924810165.256.099.298.32214.558.480.581.2170.5029.41
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter117035525039111555683422160693655232344242256.256.328.402.73014272944008.279.146.274.0009.1113.051.432.0742.8032.27
Chicago White Sox Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter100930754387911345077382146603124502140242250.257.328.408.73612562613472.278.151.281.0008.9912.961.442.2239.9433.00
St. Louis Browns Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter97336458613643087295924003.256.319.366.68512323371.300.110.199.0007.8215.902.031.0884.0026.74
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6414120348021062241400003.241.352.340.6924810165.256.099.298.00014.558.480.581.2170.5029.41
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624927012621811582210517236338.256.328.402.73019841555.279.146.274.0009.1113.051.432.0742.8032.27

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1952St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29OF88--273771287280.9763.18------9790.757.1
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29OF53--157221161159.9883.00------53100.034.4
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30OF156--38515105410400.9762.56------156100.0101.3
1954Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31OF143--255511-271260.9591.82------14598.692.9
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32OF143--2882267316310.9812.17------14797.392.9
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33OF134--271974287280.9762.09------13996.487.0
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34OF86--14164-151147.9741.71------12568.855.8
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha341B31--2338322244241.9887.77------12524.820.1
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35OF99--153713161160.9941.62------11685.364.3
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36OF69--755238280.9761.16------8086.344.8
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37OF24--16---16161.0000.67------4850.015.6
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc138OF43--51-1-5251.9811.19------6467.226.7
MLB Totals for OF - 10 season(s)-   OF1038--206578512421942143.9772.06------10380.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B31--2338322244241.9887.77------310.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1952St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29---------88-
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29---------53-
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30---------156-
1954Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31---------143-
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32---------143-
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33---------134-
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34--31------86-
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35---------99-
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36---------69-
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37---------24-
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc138---------43-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959Chicago White SoxWorld SeriesMLB36511100000003100000.000.214.000.2140014.000.000.27321.437.140.330.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs511100000003100000.000.214.000.2140014.000.000.27321.437.140.330.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1961-10-12Released by Athletics. 
1961-06-10Released by White Sox. 
1961-06-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1952-07-28TradeTraded by Browns with Darrell Johnson to White Sox for Ray Coleman and J.W. Porter. 
1951-11-27TradeTraded by White Sox with Gordon Goldsberry, Gus Niarhos, Joe DeMaestri and Dick Littlefield to Browns for Tom Upton, Sherm Lollar and Al Widmar. 
1951-07-23Purchased by White Sox from Seattle (PCL). 
* 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.