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Jay HookTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1957-1964 MLB Years: 1957-1964
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PositionsP-160Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Wesley Hook
Height6-2Weight182BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 18,1936 [82.243]PlaceWaukegan,Illinois
High SchoolGrayslake Central (Grayslake,IL)
CollegeNorthwestern University (Evanston,IL)
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1957 [20.289]
OrganizationsCIN [5] NYN [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID12966Retrosheet IDhookj101MLBAM ID116124
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts34Walks56Hittable26SO/BB45vsPower26Hitting48Durability51Team.426Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47S/R20014.50321000010.06750861001.405.40--7.205.400.75.0003.66
1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47ST210112.0011000003.03442250001.679.006.006.0015.002.50.0009.81
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47ST22555.1317152401079.07946451139371001.499.001.254.444.220.95.5004.90
1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47ST2311184.503633310210222.022211911131731032001.339.001.262.964.181.41.3794.40
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47S/R24137.7622517003062.28355541422361001.6811.922.013.165.171.64.2505.38
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn47ST258194.843734313020213.223013711531711139001.419.691.312.994.761.59.2964.44
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn47S/R264145.4841202130131152.2168104932153896001.459.901.243.125.251.68.2224.14
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn47S/R27019.3132100009.21710102752002.4815.831.866.524.660.71.0006.43
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter29625.2316011248302201750.280848243711227539422001.449.661.343.294.711.43.3191.98
New York Mets Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12345.22815625160151374.04152512185413120717001.459.931.293.144.951.58.261-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter17285.2379562314250376.2393231219581441875001.439.391.393.444.471.30.378-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings8185.234733149160220.023614112833801156001.449.661.343.294.711.43.3081.98

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47p2033000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47p2111000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47p221924230001001902000.125.160.125.2853027.200.000.042.1363.7033.339.000.000.000.00
1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47p2336723600030072406001.083.165.083.2486085.125.000.097.1318.2428.243.430.000.000.00
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47p242215120000000500000.133.133.133.2662015.200.000.000.1210.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn47p25416961400050082406000.203.286.203.48914083.311.000.116.2389.6428.923.000.000.000.00
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn47p2641384910010021302101.237.268.263.53110143.346.026.079.2404.6530.236.500.000.0011.11
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn47p2733000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter166225163410010001877016102.151.213.156.369351260.228.005.084.0006.9229.624.280.000.002.94
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter8111561100040083908001.096.154.096.250110131.145.000.070.0006.1129.774.880.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter851101023100600103808101.209.273.218.491241129.315.009.100.0007.7529.463.800.000.004.35
Average MLB - Per 162 games162220163310010001875016102.151.213.156.369341254.228.005.084.0006.9229.624.280.000.002.94

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20P3-1021--331.0001.000.30-----3100.01.9
1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin21P1-3-------------1100.00.6
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22P17-7978121615.9380.880.19-----1989.511.0
1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23P36-2221930155049.9801.360.22-----36100.023.4
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24P22-62104--14141.0000.640.23-----22100.014.3
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn25P37-2132231325653.9461.430.25-----4190.223.1
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn26P41-1521120313431.9120.760.20-----41100.025.3
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn27P3-913--441.0001.330.44-----3100.01.9
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P160-7507297810177169.9551.060.23-----1600.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin203----------
1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin211----------
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2217----------
1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2336----------
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2422----------
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn2537----------
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn2641----------
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn273----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1964-05-08TradeTraded by Mets with Adrian Garrett to Braves for Roy McMillan. 
1961-10-10Selected by Mets from Reds in expansion draft. 
1957-08-17ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent (bonus baby) by Reds. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.