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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Harold Bentley Jeffcoat
Stat Years
1948-1959  [mlb] 1948-1959
Height/Weight
5-10 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (559) ... P (245)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2007-08-30 [82.358]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
West Columbia (West Columbia,SC)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1948-04-20 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.226)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [8] CIN [4] SLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13291 ... retro id: jeffh101 ... mlbam id: 116511
Relations
Brother of George Jeffcoat
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1948Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1923of---113447353132164442802468114006.279.315.355.67051216824.000.076.0004.6913.282.83118.20.7818.2
    1949Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4,1924of---21083634389186226120204814005.245.286.344.63038812526.000.099.0005.1512.372.40181.50.5229.2
    1950Chicago CubsNLMLBchn425of---366179214213121870623020011.235.259.352.6111876316.000.117.0003.2112.303.8389.51.0738.1
    1951Chicago CubsNLMLBchn426of---4113278447620242784162314005.273.315.403.71829911226.201.130.0005.357.691.4469.51.3434.2
    1952Chicago CubsNLMLBchn427of---51022972965172430721540170017.219.259.330.5893209823.178.111.0004.6912.502.6774.21.2535.4
    1953Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3,428of---610618322433142250212603005.235.314.328.642207608.235.093.00010.1412.561.2445.81.9318.6
    1954Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1929p---756311382116201700201.258.265.484.74934154.323.226.2802.9420.597.0031.02.9450.0
    1955Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1930p---85223340011002902002.174.240.304.5442771.217.130.2317.4133.334.5023.03.7025.0
    1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4231p---949545820050132003001.148.193.185.37860102.074.037.2355.0033.336.670.00.0025.0
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4232pL-S-E-P1053691314314110052018002.203.267.449.71683318.319.246.2226.0224.104.0017.24.8257.1
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4233pL-S-E-P11509250000001200000.556.600.5561.1561050.111.000.71410.0020.002.000.00.000.0
    1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4234pL-S-E-P121711110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0001211.0001.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3634pL-S-E-P12123000000000300000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)91819632494879518261884971142895472055.248.291.355.6462131696139.186.107.2795.3513.562.5475.51.2228.5
    National League Totals (13 yrs)91819632494879518261884971142895472055.248.291.355.6462131696139.186.107.2795.3513.562.5475.51.2228.5
    Chicago Cubs Totals (8 yrs)73718272284598917221724961052444362052.251.293.355.6481974648128.184.104.2805.3212.362.3283.11.1127.9
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (4 yrs)16913321286141601942111003.211.266.361.6271544811.211.150.2765.8427.274.6733.22.6039.3
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)123000000000300000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1954Chicago CubsNLMLBchn19291---565.194331021407104.011063601258350041.629.521.045.023.035.450.60.455
    1954MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----291---565.194331021407104.011063601258350041.629.521.045.023.035.450.60.455
    1955Chicago CubsNLMLBchn19302---862.955010026496100.21074633553322041.599.570.454.742.864.110.60.571
    1955MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----301---862.965010026496100.71074633553322041.609.610.454.762.874.130.60.571
    1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin42313---823.843816207222171.018979731255557051.439.950.632.892.894.161.00.800
    1956MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----311---823.843816207222171.018979731255557051.439.950.632.892.894.161.00.800
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin42324Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12134.523731101160207.02361171042946632071.3610.261.262.002.745.091.37.480
    1957MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12134.523731101160207.02361171042946632071.3610.261.262.002.745.091.37.480
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin42335Log - Sp - Ext - Perf683.72490003449975.0763431826350021.369.120.963.124.204.081.35.429
    1958MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf683.72490003449975.0763431826350021.369.120.963.124.204.081.35.429
    1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin42346Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.32170001117121.22188310121001.438.721.254.154.983.321.20.000
    1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36346Log - Sp - Ext - Perf019.1711000611017.23318184971002.3816.812.044.583.579.170.78.000
    1959MLB Totals: CIN-SLNbyYearMLB----342Log - Sp - Ext - Perf025.98280001728139.3542626719192001.8712.431.614.374.375.981.00.000
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)39374.222455113110619425697.077236532773257239130221.489.970.943.323.094.710.93.513
    National League Totals (7 yrs)39374.222455113110619425697.077236532773257239130221.489.970.943.323.094.710.93.513
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (4 yrs)26244.1014147121539412474.752223821652137165100141.399.910.992.603.134.521.20.520
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)13124.1093410478913204.72171099317111672081.619.560.754.892.954.800.60.520
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)019.4211000611017.73318184971002.4417.272.094.713.669.420.78.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1948Chicago CubsNLMLB23OF11900.03071283327319.9762.700.0077.388.82
    1949Chicago CubsNLMLB24OF10100.025012102272262.9632.600.0065.693.51
    1950Chicago CubsNLMLB25OF5300.0836309289.9671.700.0034.680.34
    1951Chicago CubsNLMLB26OF8700.01661125179177.9892.000.0056.577.03
    1952Chicago CubsNLMLB27OF9500.02181612235234.9962.500.0061.793.13
    1953Chicago CubsNLMLB28OF10000.0175652186181.9731.800.0064.994.34
    1954Chicago CubsNLMLB29OF307.01000111.0000.300.141.95.48
    1954Chicago CubsNLMLB29P430104.01220413632.8890.700.3127.976.82
    1955Chicago CubsNLMLB30P500100.2424313128.9030.600.2832.796.21
    1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLB31P380170.22142246563.9691.700.3724.777.65
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLB32P370207.01630254846.9581.200.2224.069.88
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLB33OF102.01000111.0001.000.500.62.012
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLB33P49075.08190227271.0000.600.3631.898.01
    1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLB34P17021.24201661.0000.400.2811.0100.011
    1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB34P11017.21300441.0000.400.237.191.713
    MLB Totals - (OF)55909120163291412.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (P)245069566140111411.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1948MLB---------119-
    1949MLB---------101-
    1950MLB---------53-
    1951MLB---------87-
    1952MLB---------95-
    1953MLB---------100-
    1954MLB43--------3-
    1955MLB50----------
    1956MLB38----------
    1957MLB37----------
    1958MLB49--------1-
    1959MLB28----------
    Totals245--------559-