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Ken HendersonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1964-1980 MLB Years: 1965-1980
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PositionsOF-1252, DH-30, 3B-3, 1B-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKenneth Joseph Henderson
Height6-2Weight180BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJune 15,1946 [71.308]PlaceCarroll,Iowa
High SchoolClairemont (San Diego,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 42nd round (760th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutApril 23,1965 [18.312]
OrganizationsSFN [9] CHA [3] CHN [2] CIN [2] ATL [1] NYN [1] TEX [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-12
TBC Player ID12660Retrosheet IDhendk101MLBAM ID115748
RelationshipsCousin of Kerry Dineen
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power68Contact48XBH65RBIs61Runs47Hitting56Durability45Team.520Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1964Magic ValleyPioRk-1831104221943020000000000.183.183.279.462297104.183.096.096.2010.000.000.000.000.0036.84
1964FresnoCalifA+-181440591016000000000.225.225.325.55013240.205.100.100.2430.000.000.002.5040.0022.22
1964TacomaPCLAAA-181839370000000000000.179.179.179.3587039.179.000.000.1610.000.000.000.000.000.00
1964Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         63183303553126000000000.191.191.268.459499183.187.077.077.2010.000.000.000.55183.0025.71
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38of196373101411071191900143.192.277.233.51017283.255.041.164.21710.8422.892.110.000.0014.29
1966PhoenixPCLAAA-201334646612615101366000000000.272.272.431.70320038464.251.159.159.3070.000.000.002.8035.6930.16
1966San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn43of201129491111002310000.310.375.517.89215332.320.207.276.3926.259.381.503.1329.0033.33
1967PhoenixPCLAAA-21411431838121313000000000.266.266.427.6936116143.250.161.161.3080.000.000.002.1047.6742.11
1967San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn15of216517915343041401195222104.190.274.274.548497203.242.084.184.2589.3625.622.741.9744.7520.59
1968PhoenixPCLAAA-2210635053892151160000000000.254.254.437.69115337350.230.183.183.3140.000.000.003.1431.8241.57
1968San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn15of2233110000002100000.333.600.333.933105.500.000.667.45440.0020.000.500.000.000.00
1969San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn15of23113374428414464464426454429.225.308.332.64012424429.253.107.225.2959.7914.921.521.4062.3328.57
1970San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn15of2414855410416335317882038778512914.294.394.460.85425555649.317.166.354.38113.4112.020.902.6232.5933.74
1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn37of251415048013326615651838476334129.264.370.429.79921647598.283.165.361.35914.0512.710.902.5133.6035.34
1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn15of26130439601132121851147386622367.257.317.437.75419241484.265.180.282.3407.8513.641.743.7224.3936.28
1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24of-dh27732623268130632342749101210.260.330.378.7089919291.298.118.218.3239.2816.841.812.0643.6727.94
1974Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24of2816260276176355209512766112228916.292.360.467.82728160680.326.175.292.3719.7116.471.702.9430.1034.09
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24of29140513651292039535374654151418.251.347.355.70218232597.270.104.251.32112.4010.890.881.5157.0024.81
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl7of30133435521141901361576268125712.262.352.395.74717232505.281.133.271.34412.2813.471.102.5733.4628.07
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex20of3175244236314052321183732048.258.317.377.6949219267.287.119.197.3076.7413.862.061.8748.8030.16
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn10of32722252014014400010.227.346.455.80110326.235.228.364.35015.3815.381.003.8522.0060.00
1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin19of326414410246131900233200238.167.278.285.5634110169.189.118.278.25913.6118.931.391.7848.0041.67
1978Totals for NL-NL         7116612298142301273600248.175.287.307.5945113195.195.132.289.27113.8518.461.332.0541.5044.83
1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin16,19of331013131002000200000.231.231.308.5394113.273.077.077.2380.0015.380.000.000.0033.33
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24of3362811119202800151610011.235.361.333.69427497.270.098.284.32415.4616.491.072.0640.5021.05
1979Totals for NL-NL         729412223021000151810011.234.345.330.675315110.270.096.255.31313.6416.361.201.8247.0022.73
1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24of344482716302900171900033.195.333.305.63825599.230.110.317.29317.1719.191.122.0241.0031.25
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter14444553595116821626122576864258976330193677122.257.343.396.73918023645227.282.139.278.00011.2714.601.302.3337.3231.16
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3431140167288531928165000000000.253.253.406.6594631001140.234.153.154.0000.000.000.002.4640.7134.72
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter298996140260481627139000000000.261.261.423.68442191996.240.162.162.0000.000.000.002.7136.8935.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1440591016000000000.225.225.325.55013240.205.100.100.0000.000.000.002.5040.0022.22
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter31104221943020000000000.183.183.279.462297104.183.096.096.0000.000.000.000.000.0036.84
San Francisco Giants Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6742155316551101176127059192833591812153346.256.345.403.7488691792483.280.147.297.00011.4014.461.272.4635.3332.49
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter375137717337368835180201416722673142544.271.350.408.7585621111568.299.137.263.00010.6514.411.352.2339.3429.76
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter133435521141901361576268125712.262.352.395.74717232505.281.133.271.00012.2813.471.102.5733.4628.07
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter75244236314052321183732048.258.317.377.6949219267.287.119.197.0006.7413.862.061.8748.8030.16
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10616318355041700323510044.215.347.319.666529196.250.104.301.00016.3317.861.092.0440.7525.71
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7415711277132100233400238.172.275.287.5624511182.197.115.261.00012.6418.681.481.6552.3340.74
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter722252014014400010.227.346.455.80110326.235.228.364.00015.3815.381.003.8522.0060.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625116713124314651056686324914.257.343.396.73920241586.282.139.278.00011.2714.601.302.3337.3231.16
Average Minor - Per 162 games162538791362591378000000000.253.253.406.65921947538.234.153.154.0000.000.000.002.4640.7134.72

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn19OF48--472125049.9801.02------6376.229.6
1966San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn20OF10--11-1-1211.9171.10------1190.96.2
1967San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn21OF52--863519489.9471.71------6580.032.1
1968San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn22OF2--2---221.0001.00------366.71.2
1969San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn23OF111--1751062191185.9691.67------11398.268.5
1969San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn233B3---2--221.0000.67------1132.71.9
1970San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24OF146--27215102297287.9661.97------14898.690.1
1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25OF138--2773101290280.9662.03------14197.985.2
1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn251B1---------------1410.70.6
1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26OF123-10122471473268261.9742.120.26-----13094.679.4
1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27OF44-37210213-106103.9722.340.28-----7360.327.2
1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27DH26---------------7335.616.0
1974Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28OF162--462763475469.9872.90------162100.0101.3
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29OF137--39474-405401.9902.93------14097.985.1
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29DH1---------------1400.70.6
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30OF122--21933-225222.9871.82------13391.775.3
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex31OF65--113-2-115113.9831.74------7586.740.1
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex31DH3---------------754.01.9
1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32OF38--78---78781.0002.05------6459.423.6
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn32OF7--15---15151.0002.14------7100.04.3
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33OF23--19-1-2019.9500.83------6237.114.2
1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33OF2--2---221.0001.00------1020.01.2
1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34OF22--313213634.9441.55------4450.013.6
MLB Totals for OF - 16 season(s)-   OF1252-1384255268611526812620.9772.091.89-----12520.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH30---------------300.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3---2--221.0000.67------30.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn19---------48-
1966San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn20---------10-
1967San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn21---------52-
1968San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn22---------2-
1969San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn23-----3---111-
1970San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24---------146-
1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25--1------138-
1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26---------123-
1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27---------4426
1974Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28---------162-
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29---------1371
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30---------122-
1977Texas RangersALMLBtex31---------653
1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32---------38-
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn32---------7-
1979Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33---------23-
1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33---------2-
1980Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34---------22-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971San Francisco GiantsChamp. SeriesMLB25416351002102100000.313.389.375.7646118.333.062.25011.115.560.500.000.0020.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs416351002102100000.313.389.375.7646118.333.062.25011.115.560.500.000.0020.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1972MLB Player of the Month (August) ... National League Player of the Week (August 7-August 13)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1980-07-20Released by Cubs. 
1979-06-28Purchased by Cubs from Reds. 
1978-05-19TradeTraded by Mets to Reds for Dale Murray. 
1978-03-15TradeTraded by Rangers with Bert Blyleven, Tom Grieve, Eddie Miller, Tommy Boggs and Adrian Devine to Mets for Nelson Norman, Al Oliver and Jon Matlack. 
1976-12-09TradeTraded by Braves with Adrian Devine, Roger Moret, Carl Morton, Dave May and Cash to Rangers for Jeff Burroughs. 
1975-12-12TradeTraded by White Sox with Ozzie Osborn and Dick Ruthven to Braves for Larvell Blanks and Ralph Garr. 
1972-11-29TradeTraded by Giants with Steve Stone to White Sox for Tom Bradley. 
1964-06-20ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
* 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.