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Doc EdwardsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1970 MLB Years: 1962-1970
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PositionsC-274, 1B-7Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHoward Rodney Edwards
Height6-2Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 10,1936 [81.166]PlaceRed Jacket,West Virginia

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1958 by the Cleveland Indians.
MLB DebutApril 21,1962 [25.132]
OrganizationsKC1 [3] CLE [2] NYA [1] PHI [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID11064Retrosheet IDedwad102MLBAM ID113755
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed36Power39Contact79XBH37RBIs48Runs21Hitting59Durability39Team.440Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25c2553143133960390091420002.273.325.378.703549154.286.105.168.3185.849.091.561.9547.6723.08
1963Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle6c261031682000002600020.258.303.323.62610233.320.065.129.2576.0618.183.000.000.0025.00
1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc110c2671240166012063501112321165.250.287.375.6629018255.255.125.167.2874.319.022.092.3540.0030.00
1963Totals for AL-AL         81271226814063501132921185.251.289.369.65810020288.262.118.162.2844.5110.072.232.0845.1729.41
1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc110c27972942566100528011340300012.224.265.310.5759115310.245.086.126.2604.1912.903.081.6158.8022.73
1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc110c28620130000001200002.150.190.150.3403021.167.000.050.1614.769.522.000.000.000.00
1965New York YankeesALMLBnya38c2845100319301912131410066.190.289.250.539254114.212.060.180.23211.4012.281.080.88100.0021.05
1965Totals for AL-AL         51120422301912141610068.183.274.233.507284135.204.050.158.22110.3711.851.140.74120.0018.18
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi5c33357852100060041013034.269.313.269.58221086.309.000.051.2564.6511.632.500.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter31790669216330158714531099411731.238.287.325.61229448973.257.087.141.0005.4511.202.061.5460.4022.22
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter174554421292201163022565511619.233.272.332.60418433586.246.099.141.0004.2711.092.601.8850.3625.58
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter631741947803900112020022.270.321.368.6896411187.291.098.161.0005.8810.701.821.6058.0023.40
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter45100319301912131410066.190.289.250.539254114.212.060.180.00011.4012.281.080.88100.0021.05
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter357852100060041013034.269.313.269.58221086.309.000.051.0004.6511.632.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16246335110170844122756521916.238.287.325.61215025497.257.087.141.0005.4511.202.061.5460.4022.22

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25C39--2231622241239.9926.13-----15373.624.1
1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc126C63--3413054376371.9875.89-----47188.738.9
1963Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26C10--803118483.9888.30-----110100.06.2
1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc127C79--4693175507500.9866.33-----69781.448.8
1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1271B7--536126059.9838.43------977.24.3
1965New York YankeesALMLBnya28C43--1981635217214.9864.98-----54595.626.5
1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc128C6--322-134341.0005.67------6100.03.7
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33C34--1771966202196.9705.76-----33597.121.1
MLB Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C274--1520117242416611637.9865.97-----202740.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B7--536126059.9838.43------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25-39---------
1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc126-63---------
1963Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26-10---------
1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc127-797--------
1965New York YankeesALMLBnya28-43---------
1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc128-6---------
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33-34---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi33Bench Coach1617388.45315.56Frank Lucchesi
1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi34Bench Coach1626795.41430.06Frank Lucchesi
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi35Bench Coach1565997.37837.56Paul Owens,Frank Lucchesi
1977Quebec City MetrosEastAAMinormon40Manager1356570.4819.52 
1978Denver BearsAmerAAAMinormon41Manager1356669.489--2 
1979Rochester Red WingsILAAAMinorbal42Manager1395386.38132.08 
1980Rochester Red WingsILAAAMinorbal43Manager1397465.5328.53 Lost in Semi-Finals
1981Rochester Red WingsILAAAMinorbal44Manager1396970.49619.04 Lost in Semi-Finals
1982Charleston CharliesILAAAMinorcle45Manager1405981.42123.58 
1983Charleston CharliesILAAAMinorcle46Manager1407466.5299.03 Lost in Semi-Finals
1984Maine GuidesILAAAMinorcle47Manager1367759.5663.52 Lost in Finals
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle48Bullpen Coach16260102.37039.57Pat Corrales
1985Maine GuidesILAAAMinorcle48Manager1397663.5472.52 Lost in Semi-Finals
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle49Bullpen Coach1628478.51911.55Pat Corrales
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle50Bullpen Coach16261101.37737.07Pat Corrales,Doc Edwards
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle50Manager16261101.37737.07 
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle51Manager1627884.48111.06 
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle52Manager1627389.45116.06 
1990New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn53Bench Coach1629171.5624.02Bud Harrelson,Davey Johnson
1991New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn54Bench Coach1617784.47820.55Bud Harrelson,Mike Cubbage
1993Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAMinorpit56Manager1447173.49310.52 
1994Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAMinorpit57Manager1445589.38231.58 
2002Sioux Falls CanariesNorthernIndIndy-65Manager904149.45615.53 
2003Sioux Falls CanariesNorthernIndIndy-66Manager903852.42224.04 -
2006San Angelo ColtsuntdIndIndy-69Manager904644.51111.02 
2007San Angelo ColtsuntdIndIndy-70Manager954451.46316.04 
2008San Angelo ColtsuntdIndIndy-71Manager835429.651--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
2010San Angelo ColtsuntdIndIndy-73Manager914645.5056.05 
2011San Angelo ColtsNAMLIndIndy-74Manager885236.591--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
2012San Angelo ColtsNAMLIndIndy-75Manager965145.5319.04 Lost in Semi-Finals
2014San Angelo ColtsuntdIndIndy-77Manager723339.45815.03 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995Northeast League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1970-10-07Released by Phillies. 
1970-06-06ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1970-01-01Released by Phillies. 
1967-11-28Selected by Phillies from Astros in the minor league draft. 
1967-01-04TradeTraded by Indians with Jim Weaver and Jim Landis to Astros for Ken Retzer and Lee Maye. 
1966-01-14TradeTraded by Yankees to Indians for Lou Clinton. 
1965-05-03TradeTraded by Athletics to Yankees for Rollie Sheldon and Johnny Blanchard. 
1963-05-25TradeTraded by Indians with Cash to Athletics for Dick Howser and Joe Azcue. 
1958-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Indians. 
* 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.