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Eli GrbaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1959-1963 MLB Years: 1959-1963
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PositionsP-135Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEli Grba
Height6-2Weight207BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 9,1934 [83.348]PlaceChicago,Illinois
High SchoolJames H. Bowen (Chicago,IL)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1952 by the Boston Red Sox.
Signing ScoutsChuck Koney
MLB DebutJuly 10,1959 [24.335]
OrganizationsANA [3] NYA [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID12116Retrosheet IDgrbae101MLBAM ID115076
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Los Angeles Angels from the New York Yankees in the 1960 AL expansion draft (1st pick) ... Opening day starter for Los Angeles Angels in 1961-1962
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts18Walks17Hittable62SO/BB11vsPower62Hitting70Durability64Team.508Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1959New York YankeesALMLBnya47S/R24256.4419613005050.0524436639230001.819.301.076.974.110.59.2865.50
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya18S/R25643.6824915104180.2654533946324121.387.251.005.133.570.70.6004.97
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana33ST2611134.254030108052211.2197119100261141056101.478.381.114.854.460.92.4584.79
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana33ST27894.544029111051176.0185101891975904101.479.440.973.834.591.20.4714.27
1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana33Rel28124.6712111007017.0149921051001.387.271.045.192.600.50.3335.13
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter28334.481357560100264534.05133182676228425515321.498.611.044.774.280.90.4592.15
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20244.4092603290173404.03962291984719920011201.478.791.044.424.441.01.455-
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter894.744315281091130.111789691585554121.548.041.035.843.780.65.471-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11144.4855312440112220.0210130110251161056111.498.611.044.774.280.90.4402.15

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959New York YankeesALMLBnya47p241914131000001301000.214.267.286.5534116.273.072.143.2536.2518.753.000.000.0033.33
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya18p252721150011002703001.238.304.381.6858126.308.143.238.3117.6926.923.503.8521.0020.00
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana33p264264815302110061718101.234.306.375.68124580.283.141.234.3067.5021.252.832.5032.0033.33
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana33p27425851210170041403000.207.258.276.53416265.256.069.138.2466.1521.543.501.5458.0016.67
1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana33p28133000000001100000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17225.0025.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter143160153550419001442115102.219.284.325.609529191.270.106.194.0007.3321.993.002.0940.0025.71
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter97125132740318001132111101.216.283.320.603407149.264.104.192.0007.3821.482.912.0141.6725.93
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter46352810110031004001.229.289.343.63212242.292.114.200.0007.1423.813.332.3835.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162181174060522001648117102.219.284.325.6095910216.270.106.194.0007.3321.993.002.0940.0025.71

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1959New York YankeesALMLBnya24P19-50391-1312.9230.630.24-----19100.012.3
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya25P24-8099111918.9470.750.23-----2788.915.6
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana26P40-2111131224442.9551.050.20-----4295.224.8
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana27P40-176937735346.8681.150.26-----4295.224.7
1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana28P12-1723-1551.0000.420.29-----1392.37.5
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P135-5343489117134123.9180.910.23-----1350.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1959New York YankeesALMLBnya2419----------
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya2524----------
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2640----------
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2740----------
1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2812----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1989Reno Silver SoxCalifA+Minor-54Manager1426874.47921.03 
1990Princeton PatriotsAppRkMinor-55Manager673136.46320.07 
1995Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi60Scout1446975.47921.03Jim Fregosi
1997Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi62Scout1626894.42033.05Terry Francona
* 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
1960-12-14Selected by Angels from Yankees in expansion draft. 
1957-03-14TradeTraded by Red Sox with Gordie Windhorn to Yankees for Bill Renna. 
1952-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
* 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.