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Choo Choo ColemanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1961-1966 MLB Years: 1961-1966
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PositionsC-154, OF-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameClarence Coleman
Born DateAugust 25,1937PlaceOrlando,Florida
Death DateAugust 15,2016 [78.355]

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1955 by the Washington Senators I.
MLB DebutApril 16,1961 [23.234]
OrganizationsNYN [3] PHI [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID10034Retrosheet IDcolec105MLBAM ID112472
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Player Notes:   Selected by the New York Mets from the Philadelphia Phillies in the 1961 NL expansion draft (#28 Pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed74Power40Contact51XBH43RBIs40Runs57Hitting32Durability31Team.320Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi12c233447361004002810001.
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn17c245515224387261724112411121.250.303.441.7446715166.
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn17c251062472244003955244951034.
1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn20c28616230000000400000.
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter20146251918293079378572156.
New York Mets Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16741548857292679357762155.
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3447361004002810001.
Average MLB - Per 162 games16237241736272467306962145.

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23C14--384114342.9773.00-----13441.29.1
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn24C44--1872212210209.9954.75-----55580.027.5
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn25C91--41854159487472.9695.19-----1110685.856.2
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn25OF1---------------1060.90.6
1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn28C5--2421-2726.9635.20------683.33.1
MLB Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C154--667821812767749.9774.86-----171540.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23-14---------
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn24-44---------
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn25-91-------1-
1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn28-5---------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1961-10-10Selected by Mets from Phillies in expansion draft. 
1959-01-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1957-01-01Released by Senators. 
1955-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Senators. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.