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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Oscar Charles Gamble
Stat Years
1968-1985  [mlb] 1969-1985
Height/Weight
5-11 / 165
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (819) ... DH (561)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
Death
2018-01-31 [68.042]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Carver (Montgomery,AL)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #16 (#363 overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1969-08-27 - Boxscore  (Age: 19.250)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [7] PHI [3] CLE [3] CHA [2] SDN [1] TEX [1] CHN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11702 ... retro id: gambo001 ... mlbam id: 114558
Relations
Father of Sean Gamble
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1968CaldwellPioRk----18of---13494182520212000000000.266.266.351.61794334.000.085.0000.000.000.0047.02.1316.0
    1969San AntonioTexAA----19of---211947762142323732000000000.298.298.421.71947720142.000.123.0000.000.000.0068.11.4729.6
    1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2019ofL-S-E-P22471616111502101200011.225.321.310.63181223.197.085.25912.3514.811.2071.01.2318.8
    1970EugenePCLAAA----20of---32810826327218000000000.296.296.426.7221084610.000.130.0000.000.000.00108.00.9331.2
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2320ofL-S-E-P388275317212411954273712038.262.330.345.6753059517.185.083.3008.8512.131.37275.00.3323.6
    1971EugenePCLAAA----21of---439138304052420000000000.290.290.442.7321386111.000.152.0000.000.000.0034.52.9027.5
    1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2321ofL-S-E-P492280246211162352213513421.221.275.332.6073099318.196.111.2306.8011.331.6746.71.9429.0
    1972EugenePCLAAA----22of---542144304281820000000000.292.292.528.8201447617.000.236.0000.000.000.0018.05.5640.5
    1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2322ofL-S-E-P57413517325211301191610204.237.331.326.657157448.222.089.25812.1010.190.84135.00.6425.0
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2323dh-ofL-S-E-P611339056104113204434343733214.267.329.464.79343218134.282.197.2517.878.561.0919.54.6332.7
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2324dhL-S-E-P7135454741321641959564851502107.291.363.469.83250921339.282.178.2939.4310.021.0623.93.7329.5
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2325ofL-S-E-P812134860911631545115533921148.261.361.454.81540515834.362.193.25813.099.630.7423.23.7037.4
    1976New York YankeesALMLBnya2326ofL-S-E-P91103404379131175753383842044.232.317.426.74338414531.312.194.2189.909.901.0020.04.4339.2
    1977Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1727dh-ofL-S-E-P1013740875121222318312545461123.297.386.588.97447024055.422.291.27811.4911.491.0013.26.6045.5
    1978San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn1728ofL-S-E-P1112637546103153747125145605112.275.366.387.75343714525.245.112.29311.6710.300.8853.61.6024.3
    1979Texas RangersALMLBtex3029dh-ofL-S-E-P1264161275460832213715102116.335.458.522.9802018414.422.187.32918.417.460.4120.13.9825.9
    1979New York YankeesALMLBnya1729ofL-S-E-P1236113214441113200131300011.389.452.7351.1871268316.460.346.37110.3210.321.0010.38.7336.4
    1980New York YankeesALMLBnya1730ofL-S-E-P13781944054102145020282140342.278.376.567.94322911026.443.289.24712.239.170.7513.96.1148.2
    1981New York YankeesALMLBnya1731of-dhL-S-E-P1480189244580102702352310224.238.357.439.7962278318.376.201.22215.4210.130.6618.94.4140.0
    1982New York YankeesALMLBnya1732dhL-S-E-P151083164986212185763584740424.272.387.522.90938216541.443.250.26715.1812.300.8117.64.7147.7
    1983New York YankeesALMLBnya1733of-dhL-S-E-P1674180264710272600252330013.261.361.456.8172088219.333.195.26712.0211.060.9225.73.3740.4
    1984New York YankeesALMLBnya1734dhL-S-E-P1754125172320102710251800101.184.318.440.7581515512.464.256.13316.5611.920.7212.56.6252.2
    1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha035dhL-S-E-P187014820305042000342210131.203.353.318.671184479.345.115.21118.4811.960.6537.02.1730.0
    MLB Totals (18 yrs)1584450265611951883120066647376105464312306264.265.356.454.81051972045419.327.189.26311.7410.510.9022.53.8535.1
    American League Totals (13 yrs)11803366532910144201845593626482401347194548.270.366.489.85539081646348.365.219.25912.3310.260.8318.34.7138.2
    National League Totals (5 yrs)4041136124285441116107111112814595111716.251.329.351.680128939971.213.100.2739.9311.251.1371.01.2424.9
    Minor League Totals2629611662815482292000000000.292.292.434.72696141784.142.142.2760.000.000.0043.72.2929.9
    Minor: Rk Totals3494182520212000000000.266.266.351.61794334.085.085.2500.000.000.0047.02.1316.0
    Minor: AA Totals11947762142323732000000000.298.298.421.71947720142.124.123.2870.000.000.0068.11.4729.6
    Minor: AAA Totals109390861142051348000000000.292.292.469.76139018338.177.177.2680.000.000.0030.03.3333.3
    New York Yankees Totals (7 yrs)540145722037868887276148222183162101419.259.361.496.8571707723163.393.237.24313.0110.720.8216.85.1043.1
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)3691192190327431054148191513512710451519.274.352.463.8151346552107.305.189.26910.039.440.9422.14.0132.7
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (3 yrs)254690721662878551076788356513.241.308.336.64477123243.197.095.2638.6911.411.3186.21.0425.9
    Chicago White Sox Totals (2 yrs)207556951512723510312887671254.272.377.516.89365428764.401.244.26013.4611.620.8615.95.3542.4
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)12637546103153747125145605112.275.366.387.75343714525.245.112.29311.6710.300.8853.61.6024.3
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)64161275460832213715102116.335.458.522.9802018414.422.187.32918.417.460.4120.13.9825.9
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)2471616111502101200011.225.321.310.63181223.197.085.25912.3514.811.2071.01.2318.8
    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
    1969Chicago CubsNLMLB19OF240191.0411404642.9131.800.2214.8100.08
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB20OF740606.0148470159152.9562.100.2546.084.15
    1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB21OF800633.0125441133129.9701.600.2049.487.03
    1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB22OF360263.05420156561.0001.600.2123.148.66
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLB23OF370286.2671207068.9711.800.2422.832.76
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLB23DH7000.0000000.0000.000.0043.261.91
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLB24OF13086.01910020201.0001.500.238.09.67
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLB24DH11500.0000000.0000.000.0071.085.21
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB25OF820659.2146822156154.9871.900.2351.667.84
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB25DH2900.0000000.0000.000.0018.224.04
    1976New York YankeesALMLB26OF1040816.01991043213209.9812.000.2665.494.53
    1976New York YankeesALMLB26DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.910
    1977Chicago White SoxALMLB27OF490359.2731107574.9871.500.2130.235.84
    1977Chicago White SoxALMLB27DH7900.0000000.0000.000.0048.857.71
    1978San Diego PadresNLMLB28OF1070809.11721243188184.9791.700.2366.084.93
    1979New York YankeesALMLB29OF270209.1473325350.9431.900.2416.975.06
    1979Texas RangersALMLB29OF210152.04120243431.0002.000.2813.032.86
    1979Texas RangersALMLB29DH3700.0000000.0000.000.0022.857.82
    1979New York YankeesALMLB29DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.816.78
    1980New York YankeesALMLB30OF490318.16520167671.0001.400.2130.262.87
    1980New York YankeesALMLB30DH2000.0000000.0000.000.0012.325.65
    1981New York YankeesALMLB31OF430278.07700077771.0001.800.2840.253.84
    1981New York YankeesALMLB31DH3300.0000000.0000.000.0030.841.31
    1982New York YankeesALMLB32OF290224.05960165651.0002.200.2917.926.96
    1982New York YankeesALMLB32DH7400.0000000.0000.000.0045.768.51
    1983New York YankeesALMLB33OF320238.1641416965.9422.000.2719.843.27
    1983New York YankeesALMLB33DH2100.0000000.0000.000.0013.028.42
    1984New York YankeesALMLB34OF12088.11510016161.0001.300.187.422.29
    1984New York YankeesALMLB34DH2800.0000000.0000.000.0017.351.92
    1985Chicago White SoxALMLB35DH4800.0000000.0000.000.0029.668.62
    MLB Totals - (OF)81906,216141259351712.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)56100000000.0000.000.00---------
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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
    1969MLB---------24-
    1970MLB---------74-
    1971MLB---------80-
    1972MLB---------36-
    1973MLB---------3770
    1974MLB---------13115
    1975MLB---------8229
    1976MLB---------1041
    1977MLB---------4979
    1978MLB---------107-
    1979MLB---------4843
    1980MLB---------4920
    1981MLB---------4333
    1982MLB---------2974
    1983MLB---------3221
    1984MLB---------1228
    1985MLB----------48
    Totals---------819561