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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kenneth Lee Hamlin
Stat Years
1957-1966  [mlb] 1957-1966
Height/Weight
5-10 / 170
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (316) ... 2B (129) ... 3B (2)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
1935-05-18 in Detroit, Michigan   [85.162]
High School
None listed
Colleges
Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, Michigan)
Draft
MLB Debut
1957-06-17 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.030)
Service Time
Organizations
WS2 [3] PIT [2] KC1 [1] ANA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12361 ... retro id: hamlk101 ... mlbam id: 115387
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3122ssL-S-E-P121000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4824ssL-S-E-P238110000002100000.125.300.125.4251010.250.000.14320.0010.000.500.00.000.0
    1960Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1225ssL-S-E-P31404285196102224114448182113.224.297.271.56848311614.150.047.2479.119.941.09214.00.4114.6
    1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana1226ssL-S-E-P4429141930150111911126.209.298.275.573105254.176.066.22010.488.570.8291.00.9521.0
    1962Washington Senators IIALMLBws2527ssL-S-E-P598292297412032277222201306.253.303.325.6283189515.147.072.2636.926.921.0097.30.9420.3
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLBws27302b-ssL-S-E-P6117362459921142282334516316.273.333.370.70340513426.204.097.3018.1511.111.3690.50.9926.3
    1966Washington Senators IIALMLBws27312bL-S-E-P76615813347111610132104517.215.267.291.558180469.165.076.2347.2211.671.62158.00.5626.5
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)46813401433235341189171112514632014538.241.304.311.615150241768.168.070.2618.329.721.17121.80.7321.0
    American League Totals (5 yrs)46313311423225341189171112314532014538.242.305.313.618149141668.168.071.2628.259.731.18121.00.7421.1
    National League Totals (2 yrs)59110000002100000.111.273.111.3841110.222.000.12518.189.090.500.00.000.0
    Washington Senators II Totals (3 yrs)28181287207402860169688811111219.255.309.339.64890327550.176.084.2747.539.751.29101.50.8924.1
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (1 yrs)1404285196102224114448182113.224.297.271.56848311614.150.047.2479.119.941.09214.00.4114.6
    Los Angeles Angels Totals (1 yrs)429141930150111911126.209.298.275.573105254.176.066.22010.488.570.8291.00.9521.0
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (2 yrs)59110000002100000.111.273.111.3841110.222.000.12518.189.090.500.00.000.0
    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
    1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22SS101.02000221.0002.002.000.650.05
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24SS3016.2460210101.0003.300.621.9100.03
    1960Kansas City AthleticsALMLB25SS13901,129.21953412561561536.9553.900.4790.399.31
    1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLB26SS390257.26393625162156.9634.000.6124.292.92
    1962Washington Senators IIALMLB272B204.0000000.0000.000.001.22.07
    1962Washington Senators IIALMLB27SS870666.21262101347349336.9633.900.5054.088.81
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLB302B770540.1145138731290283.9763.700.5247.565.82
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLB303B101.0000000.0000.000.000.60.94
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLB30SS470256.14072514117112.9572.400.4429.040.22
    1966Washington Senators IIALMLB312B500356.090118828216208.9634.200.5831.475.83
    1966Washington Senators IIALMLB313B105.01200331.0003.000.600.61.54
    MLB Totals - (2B)1290900235256155914.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (3B)206120012.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (SS)31602,3264307224914914.0000.000.00---------
    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 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
    1957MLB-----1-----
    1959MLB-----3-----
    1960MLB-----139-----
    1961MLB-----39-----
    1962MLB---2-87-----
    1965MLB---77147-----
    1966MLB---501------
    Totals---1292316-----