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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Charles Thomas Dobson
Stat Years
1965-1975  [mlb] 1966-1975
Height/Weight
6-4 / 200
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (202)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
De La Salle (Kansas City,MO)
Colleges
University of Kansas (Lawrence, Kansas)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Kansas City Athletics in 1964
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Whitey Herzog
MLB Debut
1966-04-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.100)
Service Time
Organizations
OAK [5] KC1 [2] CAL [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10794 ... retro id: dobsc101 ... mlbam id: 113408
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1965LewistonNwstA-----211---1072.9020000000155.013568500811150001.397.840.004.706.683.951.42.588
    1965BirminghamSouAA----211---064.63600000035.0362118019330001.579.260.004.898.495.401.74.000
    1965Minor Totals: byYearAA/A-----212---10133.22260000260190.0171896801001480001.438.100.004.747.014.221.48.435
    1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc129222Log - Sp - Ext - Perf464.0914141000083.2714138750614021.457.640.755.386.564.411.22.400
    1966MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf464.1114141000083.7714138750614021.457.680.765.416.604.441.22.400
    1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc129233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10103.69322941230197.21728381177511010031.257.830.773.415.013.781.47.500
    1967MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10103.70322941230197.71728381177511010031.257.850.783.425.023.791.47.500
    1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12143.003534113110225.11979175208016810041.237.870.803.206.713.632.10.462
    1968MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12143.003534113110225.31979175208016810041.237.880.803.206.723.642.10.462
    1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15133.863535111000235.124411110116801379111.389.330.613.065.244.251.71.536
    1969MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15133.873535111000235.324411110116801379111.389.340.613.065.244.251.71.536
    1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16153.744140135110267.0230122111329214910151.217.751.083.105.024.111.62.516
    1970MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16153.744140135110267.0230122111329214910151.217.751.083.105.024.111.62.516
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1553.81303071000189.0185848024711006011.358.811.143.384.764.001.41.750
    1971MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1553.81303071000189.0185848024711006011.358.811.143.384.764.001.41.750
    1972BirminghamSouAA----288---034.74900000019.019121004120001.219.000.001.895.685.683.00.000
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAA----281---034.74900009019.019121004120001.219.000.001.895.685.683.00.000
    1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf017.7111000002.16421230003.4323.143.867.7111.5715.431.50.000
    1973MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf018.5711000002.36421230003.8125.714.298.5712.8617.141.50.000
    1974California AngelsALMLBcal453010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf235.70552000030.0391919313163001.7311.700.903.904.805.701.23.400
    1974MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf235.70552000030.0391919313163001.7311.700.903.904.805.701.23.400
    1975California AngelsALMLBcal293111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf026.75920037028.0302621513144021.549.641.614.184.508.361.08.000
    1975MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf026.75920037028.0302621513144021.549.641.614.184.508.361.08.000
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)74693.78202190491171201,258.31174581528125476758562181.318.400.893.415.424.161.59.517
    American League Totals (9 yrs)74693.78202190491171201,258.31174581528125476758562181.318.400.893.415.424.161.59.517
    Minor League Totals10163.36350000350209.01901017801041600001.418.180.004.486.894.351.54.385
    Minor: A- Totals1072.90200000200155.013568500811150001.397.840.004.706.683.951.42.588
    Minor: AA Totals094.6715000015054.0553328023450001.449.170.003.837.505.501.96.000
    Oakland Athletics Totals (5 yrs)58483.611421404210220919.086241236993325557352111.298.440.913.185.454.031.71.547
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (2 yrs)14163.81464351230281.32431241192412517114051.317.780.774.005.473.971.37.467
    California Angels Totals (2 yrs)256.211472037058.0694540826307021.6410.711.244.034.666.981.15.286
    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%
    1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12922pL-S-E-P11426130003000602001.115.115.115.2302830.000.000.1500.0021.430.000.00.000.0
    1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12923pL-S-E-P2337261300030001713000.181.192.181.37376130.000.000.2360.0022.370.000.00.000.0
    1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2924pL-S-E-P3357541530030101406000.200.200.240.44081183.027.040.2460.0017.280.000.00.0020.0
    1969Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2925pL-S-E-P435796810090021209201.101.120.114.2349291.038.013.1162.1713.046.000.00.0012.5
    1970Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2926pL-S-E-P5419341110080011205004.118.128.129.25799121.022.011.1361.0112.1212.000.00.009.1
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2927pL-S-E-P630669135008003905201.197.225.273.49876185.121.076.2203.9511.843.000.00.0038.5
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)188411306310003401670130407.153.166.178.3444527310.036.025.1831.3315.4911.670.00.0015.9
    American League Totals (6 yrs)188411306310003401670130407.153.166.178.3444527310.036.025.1831.3315.4911.670.00.0015.9
    Oakland Athletics Totals (4 yrs)141313234710002801647025406.150.164.182.3463485710.048.032.1741.7213.517.830.00.0021.3
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (2 yrs)479871600060002315001.163.172.163.335104160.000.000.2130.0022.120.000.00.000.0
    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
    1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLB22P14083.26180224241.0001.700.298.8100.014
    1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLB23P320197.28330241411.0001.300.2119.997.08
    1968Oakland AthleticsALMLB24P350225.11140135251.9811.500.2321.6100.07
    1969Oakland AthleticsALMLB25P350235.1729243836.9471.000.1521.6100.06
    1970Oakland AthleticsALMLB26P410267.01928134847.9791.100.1825.3100.05
    1971Oakland AthleticsALMLB27P300189.015300245451.0001.500.2418.6100.07
    1973Oakland AthleticsALMLB29P102.10100111.0001.000.480.6100.012
    1974California AngelsALMLB30P5030.0431087.8751.400.233.1100.017
    1975California AngelsALMLB31P9028.00200221.0000.200.075.6100.011
    MLB Totals - (P)20201,2577018451611.0000.000.00---------
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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
    1966MLB14----------
    1967MLB32----------
    1968MLB35----------
    1969MLB35----------
    1970MLB41----------
    1971MLB30----------
    1973MLB1----------
    1974MLB5----------
    1975MLB9----------
    Totals202----------