Player Links:

JIM KAAT

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1957-1983
Positions
P-898, DH-1
Born
November 7, 1938  (75.164)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-4 / 217
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
High School
Zeeland  (Zeeland,MI)
College:
Drafted:
Signed as UDFA 1957 by Wa1
Full Name
James Lee Kaat 
TBC Player ID
13531
MLB Debut
August 2, 1959  (20.268)
Signed by
Please consider supporting The Baseball Cube with a yearly donation.  Click here to support TBC
Control
86
K-Rating
38
Efficiency
59
vsPower
53

Compare to:  


vs Batter:    


PITCHING STATISTICS
ALL Stats   MLB Only   Minor Only  
YearTeamLgLevelUnifOrgAgeRkWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
1957SuperiorNeb StD-wa118-563.7014 73.06545303595  1.378.01--4.3211.710.37----
1958MissoulaPioRk-wa119-1692.9939 223.018910874118245  1.387.63--4.769.890.48----
1959ChattanoogaSouAA-wa120-8816.1524 34.0126716173132  5.8533.35--19.3234.940.55----
WashingtonALMLB21wa120-0212.603200005.0797142002.2012.601.807.203.602.00.3533.67
1960CharlestonAmerAAA-wa121-7103.8230 146.0154806251106  1.409.49--3.146.530.48----
WashingtonALMLB21,36wa121-155.58139002050.048393183125201.588.641.445.584.501.24.2581.12
1961MinnesotaALMLB36min22279173.9036298130200.21881058712821221011.358.430.543.685.470.67.2831.46
1962MinnesotaALMLB36min23318143.14393516521269.02431069423751731301.188.130.772.515.790.43.2731.47
1963MinnesotaALMLB36min243710104.1931277111178.119596832438105601.319.841.211.925.300.36.2931.72
1964MinnesotaALMLB36min25817113.22363413011243.02311008723601711311.208.560.852.226.330.35.2871.24
1965MinnesotaALMLB36min26818112.8345427222264.1267121832563154301.259.090.852.155.240.41.2831.44
1966MinnesotaALMLB36min27125132.75414119300304.22711149329552051201.078.010.861.626.060.27.2631.16
1967MinnesotaALMLB36min28516133.04423813210263.1269110892142211911.189.190.721.447.210.20.3091.02
1968MinnesotaALMLB36min292514122.9430299200208.019278681640130501.128.310.691.735.630.31.2731.11
1969MinnesotaALMLB36min302914133.49403210041242.1252114942375139901.359.360.852.795.160.54.2911.09
1970MinnesotaALMLB36min313014103.5645344130230.12441109126581201101.319.531.022.274.690.48.2911.24
1971MinnesotaALMLB36min321813143.32393815400260.1275104961647137801.249.510.551.624.740.34.2960.98
1972MinnesotaALMLB36min33-1022.0615155000113.194362662064201.017.460.481.595.080.31.2561.21
1973MinnesotaALMLB36min342311124.4129287210181.220610189263993301.3510.211.291.934.610.42.2950.97
Chi White SoxALMLB36chw3423414.2277310042.24423204416001.129.280.840.843.370.25--0.75
1974Chi White SoxALMLB36chw351021132.92423915300277.1263106901863142401.188.530.582.044.610.44.2740.95
1975Chi White SoxALMLB36chw36920143.11434112110303.23211211052077142021.319.510.592.284.210.54.2980.95
1976PhiladelphiaNLMLB39phi371612143.4838357110227.22419588213283101.209.530.831.273.280.39.2841.20
1977PhiladelphiaNLMLB39phi38-6115.3935272030160.121110096204055201.5711.841.122.253.090.73.3281.12
1978PhiladelphiaNLMLB39phi39-854.1026242100140.1150676493248501.309.620.582.053.080.67.2940.90
1979PhiladelphiaNLMLB39phi40-104.323100208.1944152001.689.721.085.402.162.50--1.00
NY YankeesALMLB36nyy40-233.864010013258.164292541423201.349.870.622.163.550.61.3061.06
1980NY YankeesALMLB36nyy41-017.204000305.0854041102.4014.400.007.201.804.00--2.50
St. LouisNLMLB36stl4173873.82491461224129.2140615563336311.339.720.422.292.500.92.2931.57
1981St. LouisNLMLB36stl4272663.404110016453.06025202178201.4510.190.342.891.362.13.3041.44
1982St. LouisNLMLB36stl4368534.086220012275.079403462335201.369.480.722.764.200.66.2981.83
1983St. LouisNLMLB36stl44-003.89240009034.248191551019001.6712.461.302.604.930.53.3501.66
MLB Totals  (25 years)2832373.45898625180311021845294620203817383951083246112861.269.180.782.154.890.44.2931.17
Minor League Totals  (3 years)31274.4093000004034692591970242483001.7610.470.005.4010.790.50----
AAA Totals  (1 year)7103.8230000001461548062051106001.409.490.003.146.530.48----
AA Totals  (1 year)8816.152400000341267161073132005.8533.350.0019.3234.940.55----
Rookie Totals  (1 year)1692.993900000223189108740118245001.387.630.004.769.890.48----

BATTING STATISTICS
ALL Stats   MLB Only   Minor Leagues Only  
YearTeamLgLevelUnifOrgAgePosRkGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSGSGS%TBPAoutsRCRC/Gbabip
1959WashingtonALMLB21wa120p-31000000000100000.000.000.0000133011----.000
1960WashingtonALMLB21,36wa121p-131402
*Loading*
0000000600000.143.143.14328686221412-1-1.7.250
1961MinnesotaALMLB36min22p-47631015
*Loading*
3
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
010041310302.238.294.317612286020715362.8.300
1962MinnesotaALMLB36min23p-48100918
*Loading*
3
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
100084000010.180.239.2604993471261098331.1.283
1963MinnesotaALMLB36min24p-366128
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
01
*Loading*
80021920101.131.185.1973812672126655-1-0.3.171
1964MinnesotaALMLB36min25p-46831114
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
03
*Loading*
1100113100311.169.263.289552327024987441.6.220
1965MinnesotaALMLB36min26p-5693623
*Loading*
4
*Loading*
01
*Loading*
92032900321.247.265.3235884071301017672.4.338
1966MinnesotaALMLB36min27p-471181223
*Loading*
2
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
2
*Loading*
130054100101.195.228.2805074187331249741.1.280
1967MinnesotaALMLB36min28p-4599717
*Loading*
3
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
40072600102.172.226.2534793884251078531.1.222
1968MinnesotaALMLB36min29p-3677712
*Loading*
3
*Loading*
0050021800002.156.177.1953722878157967-1-0.2.203
1969MinnesotaALMLB36min30p-4387818
*Loading*
8
*Loading*
02
*Loading*
100042010210.207.247.368615327432957293.3.242
1970MinnesotaALMLB36min31p-56761715
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
01
*Loading*
80062011412.197.262.250512346119886831.3.250
1971MinnesotaALMLB36min32p-5493615
*Loading*
3
*Loading*
0052021600700.161.179.1943723565181028510.4.195
1972MinnesotaALMLB36min33p-2445313
*Loading*
3
*Loading*
02
*Loading*
40111600100.289.304.489793145822473464.8.407
1973MinnesotaALMLB36min34p-310100000000000000.000.000.0000--000----.000
1974Chi White SoxALMLB36chw35p-421000000000000000.000.000.0000--011----.000
1976PhiladelphiaNLMLB39phi37p-4279414
*Loading*
3
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
80022400110.177.195.278474337922836731.1.236
1977PhiladelphiaNLMLB39phi38p-3653410
*Loading*
3
*Loading*
0020021200101.189.218.245463256913564521.0.244
1978PhiladelphiaNLMLB39phi39p-264847
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
0040001510101.146.163.167330259685043-1-0.9.212
1979PhiladelphiaNLMLB39phi40p-31000000000110000.000.500.00050013302102.6.000
1980St. LouisNLMLB36stl41p-493545
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
01
*Loading*
21021300400.143.189.25744612249413410.6.190
1981St. LouisNLMLB36stl42p-41823
*Loading*
1
*Loading*
002001000000.375.444.50094412495211.5.375
1982St. LouisNLMLB36stl43p-6212000000001400000.000.077.000773501312-1-3.0.000
1983St. LouisNLMLB36stl44p-244000000000200100.000.000.0000--055----.000
MLB Totals  (24 years)91012511172324451610651633677134714.185.227.267494491543341362107548.21.2.247

FIELDING STATISTICS
YearTeamLeagueLevelPositionGGSTCPOAEDPInnFPctRFRF9 
1959WashingtonALMLBP31010051.0000.331.80 
1960WashingtonALMLBP131101101501.0000.851.98 
1961MinnesotaALMLBP3662194128200.9681.672.70 
1962MinnesotaALMLBP3991167236269.9672.262.94 
1963MinnesotaALMLBP3163194315178.9842.003.13 
1964MinnesotaALMLBP3669164856243.9281.782.37 
1965MinnesotaALMLBP4585156463264.9291.762.69 
1966MinnesotaALMLBP4168194635304.9561.591.92 
1967MinnesotaALMLBP4262134630263.9521.402.02 
1968MinnesotaALMLBP3042103110208.9761.371.77 
1969MinnesotaALMLBP404692984242.8260.951.41 
1970MinnesotaALMLBP4562154345230.9351.292.27 
1971MinnesotaALMLBP3955134114260.9821.381.87 
1972MinnesotaALMLBP152651920113.9231.601.91 
1973Chi White SoxALMLBP751400421.0000.711.07 
 MinnesotaALMLBP293292212181.9691.071.54 
 MinnesotaALMLBDH10 ------ 
1974Chi White SoxALMLBP4249143323277.9591.121.53 
1975Chi White SoxALMLBP4355153912303.9821.261.60 
1976PhiladelphiaNLMLBP3839181923227.9490.971.47 
1977PhiladelphiaNLMLBP352971931160.8970.741.46 
1978PhiladelphiaNLMLBP2620515041401.0000.771.29 
1979NY YankeesALMLBP4011551058.9090.251.55 
 PhiladelphiaNLMLBP31010081.0000.331.13 
1980St. LouisNLMLBP492141611129.9520.411.40 
 NY YankeesALMLBP4513115.8001.007.20 
1981St. LouisNLMLBP41194132153.8950.412.89 
1982St. LouisNLMLBP62248142075.9170.352.64 
1983St. LouisNLMLBP249261034.8890.332.12 
Major League Totals:DH10000000    

Some products on Ebay

Links to other sites

MLB.Com


About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.