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John FelskeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1973 MLB Years: 1968-1973
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PositionsC-33, 1B-14Position when DraftedC-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Frederick Felske
Height6-3Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 30,1942 [75.362]PlaceChicago,Illinois
High SchoolLane Tech (Chicago,IL)
CollegeUniversity of Illinois (Urbana,IL)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1961 by the Chicago Cubs.
MLB DebutJuly 26,1968 [26.057]
OrganizationsCHN [8] MIL [3] Awards0Awards Voting1-3
TBC Player ID11314Retrosheet IDfelsj101MLBAM ID114057
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed19Power56Contact12XBH83RBIs65Runs38Hitting12Durability2Team.466Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1962St. CloudNorthernInd-2059000001000000000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1962PalatkaFSLA+-20942692950121532000000000.186.186.294.4807918269.170.108.108.2100.000.000.001.8653.8036.00
1963St. CloudNorthernInd-2111739652992221258000000000.250.250.407.65716136396.227.157.157.2890.000.000.003.0333.0036.36
1964Fort WorthTexAA-221083192858151628000000000.182.182.292.4749322319.166.110.110.2080.000.000.001.8853.1737.93
1965Dallas-Fort WorthTexAA-2374231215181218000000000.221.221.290.5116711231.214.069.069.2260.000.000.000.87115.5021.57
1965Salt Lake CityPCLAAA-2341124102340311000000000.185.185.290.475367124.165.105.105.2100.000.000.002.4241.3330.43
1965Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1153553174121529000000000.208.208.290.49810318355.197.082.082.2210.000.000.001.4171.0024.32
1966Dallas-Fort WorthTexAA-24732201844100624000000000.200.200.327.5277216220.178.127.127.2310.000.000.002.7336.6736.36
1966TacomaPCLAAA-2425100000000000000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1966Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         752251944100624000000000.196.196.320.5167216225.174.124.124.2260.000.000.002.6737.5036.36
1967Dallas-Fort WorthTexAA-2568203185331320000000000.261.261.330.591677203.250.069.069.2650.000.000.001.4867.6713.21
1968TacomaPCLAAA-2684249195391726000000000.213.213.341.5548517249.190.128.129.2530.000.000.002.8135.5732.08
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24c2642000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1969San AntonioTexAA-27912652572141944000000000.272.272.434.70611524265.246.162.162.3160.000.000.003.4029.4433.33
1970PortlandPCLAAA-28131432701362521875000000000.315.315.507.82221945432.285.192.192.3620.000.000.004.1724.0033.09
1971EvansvilleAmerAAA-29119402541182041468000000000.294.294.468.76218838402.268.174.174.3420.000.000.003.4828.7132.20
1972EvansvilleAmerAAA-3033113142752116000000000.239.239.345.584398113.232.106.106.2630.000.000.000.88113.0029.63
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil39c30378061130150082301002.138.216.213.42917489.179.075.175.2078.9925.842.881.1280.0036.36
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil39c-1b3113221301040011100100.136.167.227.3945124.250.091.136.1754.1745.8311.000.000.0033.33
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5410471431190093501102.135.202.212.414225115.188.077.163.0007.8330.433.890.87104.0035.71
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter91828323076851251474362000000000.242.242.374.61610602132832.222.132.132.0000.000.000.002.6138.2731.09
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter410132516835763943196000000000.269.269.428.6975671151325.245.159.158.0000.000.000.003.2530.8132.21
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter414123811027850426134000000000.225.225.334.559414801238.208.109.110.0000.000.000.002.1047.6228.78
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter942692950121532000000000.186.186.294.4807918269.170.108.108.0000.000.000.001.8653.8036.00
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12240552992221259000000000.244.244.398.64216136405.221.154.153.0000.000.000.002.9633.7536.36
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5010271431190093401102.137.205.216.421225113.191.079.167.0007.9630.093.780.88102.0035.71
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter42000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162312214293327002710503306.135.202.212.4146615345.188.077.163.0007.8330.433.890.87104.0035.71
Average Minor - Per 162 games162500541212221364000000000.242.242.374.61618738500.222.132.132.0000.000.000.002.6138.2731.09

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26C3--5-1-65.8331.67------475.01.9
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30C23-16595831106103.9724.480.626275.0-3762.214.7
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil301B8-35291-430301.0003.750.86-----3721.65.1
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil31C7-36133--16161.0002.290.442166.7-1353.84.3
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil311B6-26281-129291.0004.831.12-----1346.23.7
MLB Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C33-2011131141128124.9693.760.628372.7-330.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B14-61572-559591.0004.210.97-----140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26-3---------
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30-238--------
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil31-76--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1974NewarkAtlInd-32Manager.000-- 
1975Thetford MinesEastAA-33Manager.000-- 
1976- --34Manager.000-- 
1977Spokane IndiansPCLAAAMinormil35Manager1447569.5213.02 
1978Spokane IndiansPCLAAAMinormil36Manager1396475.46017.04 
1979Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAMinormil37Manager1477968.537--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor38Bullpen Coach1626795.41436.07Bobby Mattick
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor39Bullpen Coach1063769.34923.57Bobby Mattick
1982Reading PhilliesEastAAMinorphi40Manager1386375.45722.03 
1983Portland BeaversPCLAAAMinorphi41Manager1427567.528--2 League Champions
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi42First Base Coach1628181.50015.54Paul Owens
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi43Manager1627587.46326.05 
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi44Manager1618675.53421.52 
1987Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi45Manager1628082.49415.04 
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1973-10-23Released by Brewers. 
1969-12-01Selected by Brewers from Cubs in the minor league draft. 
1961-08-22ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs. 
* 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.