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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Walter Gary Coleman
Stat Years
1955-1960  [mlb] 1955-1960
Height/Weight
6-2 / 185
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (95)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2004-05-14 [72.288]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Syracuse University (Syracuse, New York), Wake Forest University (Winston-Salem, North Carolina)
Draft
MLB Debut
1955-08-15 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.015)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [2] KC1 [2] BAL [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10043 ... retro id: coler101 ... mlbam id: 112488
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1955New York YankeesALMLBnya30231---215.281060014129.0401917216150011.9312.410.624.974.665.900.94.667
    1955MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----231---215.281060014129.0401917216150011.9312.410.624.974.665.900.94.667
    1956New York YankeesALMLBnya30242---353.6729900920288.1974236642421011.579.880.614.284.284.281.00.375
    1956MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----241---353.6829900920288.3974236642421011.589.910.614.294.294.291.00.375
    1957Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc115253Log - Sp - Ext - Perf075.9319611813041.0533227525152001.9011.631.105.493.297.020.60.000
    1957MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf075.9319611813041.0533227525152001.9011.631.105.493.297.020.60.000
    1959Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc136274Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2104.56291120618281.0854641834543011.479.440.893.786.005.111.59.167
    1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35274Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0030002304.04000240001.509.000.004.509.000.002.00.000
    1959MLB Totals: KC1-BALbyYearMLB----272Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2104.34321120821285.0894641836583011.479.420.853.816.144.871.61.167
    1960Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35285Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0211.2551000404.08550500013.2518.000.0011.250.0011.250.00.000
    1960MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0211.2551000404.08550500013.2518.000.0011.250.0011.250.00.000
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)7254.5995333126625247.3287144126211241306041.6610.450.764.524.735.241.05.219
    American League Totals (6 yrs)7254.5995333126625247.3287144126211241306041.6610.450.764.524.735.241.05.219
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (2 yrs)2175.0248173114312122.013878681359695011.6110.180.964.355.095.751.17.105
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)564.0739150010243117.31376153858571021.6710.530.614.464.384.690.98.455
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (2 yrs)025.6381002708.012550740012.3813.500.007.884.505.630.57.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1955New York YankeesALMLBnya3023p---11010220000002701000.200.333.200.5331320.200.000.66715.3853.853.500.00.000.0
    1956New York YankeesALMLBnya3024p---229242100000011402000.042.080.042.1222710.042.000.1003.7051.8514.000.00.000.0
    1957Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc11525pL-S-E-P3199100000001401000.000.100.000.1001100.111.000.0009.0936.364.000.00.000.0
    1959Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc13627pL-S-E-P429250200000001101000.080.080.080.1602620.000.000.1430.0042.310.000.00.000.0
    1960Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3528pL-S-E-P551000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)92695500000043705000.072.123.072.1957850.058.000.1565.1347.449.250.00.000.0
    American League Totals (5 yrs)92695500000043705000.072.123.072.1957850.058.000.1565.1347.449.250.00.000.0
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (2 yrs)48341200000011502000.059.086.059.1453720.029.000.1052.7040.5415.000.00.000.0
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)39344300000032103000.088.162.088.2504030.088.000.2317.5052.507.000.00.000.0
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)51000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1955New York YankeesALMLB23P10029.02500771.0000.700.246.5100.012
    1956New York YankeesALMLB24P29088.11014202624.9230.800.2718.8100.07
    1957Kansas City AthleticsALMLB25P19041.019111110.9090.500.2412.4100.011
    1959Kansas City AthleticsALMLB27P29081.0114221715.8820.500.1918.8100.08
    1959Baltimore OriolesALMLB27P304.00401441.0001.301.001.9100.014
    1960Baltimore OriolesALMLB28P504.01200331.0000.600.753.2100.012
    MLB Totals - (P)9502471548546863.9260.700.250.00.00
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1955MLB10----------
    1956MLB29----------
    1957MLB19----------
    1959MLB32----------
    1960MLB5----------
    Totals95----------