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Charlie JamesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1960-1965 MLB Years: 1960-1965
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-411Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCharles Wesley James
Height6-1Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 22,1937 [80.180]PlaceSt. Louis,Missouri
High SchoolWebster Groves (Webster Groves,MO)
CollegeUniversity of Missouri (Columbia,MO)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1958 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
Signing Bonus$15,000Signing ScoutsBing Devine
MLB DebutAugust 2,1960 [22.223]
OrganizationsSLN [5] CIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13261Retrosheet IDjamec102MLBAM ID116474
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed55Power56Contact40XBH50RBIs61Runs63Hitting54Durability53Team.549Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23of2243505910250011200000.180.196.320.51616351.194.140.160.2291.9623.5312.003.9225.0033.33
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23of23108349438919244422155930419.255.288.355.64312425371.293.100.143.2864.0415.903.931.0887.2528.09
1962St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23of2412938850107134859341058430110.276.301.392.69315225405.307.116.139.3082.4714.325.801.9848.5023.36
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23of2511634734931421045211064242012.268.291.406.69714126365.302.138.170.3092.7417.536.402.7434.7027.96
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23of268823324529151700115811016.223.261.335.5967815246.276.112.159.2664.4723.585.272.0346.6028.85
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26of272639280002001901003.205.225.205.4308041.267.000.026.1972.4421.959.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter51014061583585692917277482601096340.255.283.369.652519941479.293.114.149.0003.2517.585.421.9648.4826.26
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter48413671563505692917077472511086337.256.285.374.659511941438.294.118.152.0003.2717.455.342.0247.1426.86
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2639280002001901003.205.225.205.4308041.267.000.026.0002.4421.959.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16244750114183955221583332113.255.283.369.65216530470.293.114.149.0003.2517.585.421.9648.4826.26

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22OF37--211212422.9170.59------4386.024.0
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23OF90--151361160154.9631.71------10883.358.4
1962St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24OF116--156721165163.9881.41------12989.971.6
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25OF101--169411174173.9941.71------11687.162.3
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26OF60--7633-8279.9631.32------8868.237.0
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27OF7--10-1-1110.9091.43------2626.94.3
MLB Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF411--58318154616601.9761.46------4110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22---------37-
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23---------90-
1962St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24---------116-
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25---------101-
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26---------60-
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27---------7-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1964St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB2633000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs33000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1964-12-14TradeTraded by Cardinals with Roger Craig to Reds for Bob Purkey. 
1958-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.