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Nippy JonesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1946-1957 MLB Years: 1946-1957
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World Series Champion

Positions1B-333, 2B-16, OF-3Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameVernal Leroy Jones
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 29,1925PlaceLos Angeles,California
Death DateOctober 3,1995 [70.096]
High SchoolFremont (Los Angeles,CA)
MLB DebutJune 8,1946 [20.344]
OrganizationsSLN [6] MLN [1] PHI [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13459Retrosheet IDjonen101MLBAM ID116736
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed36Power53Contact55XBH48RBIs36Runs43Hitting57Durability33Team.575Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln72b211612340001002200002.333.429.333.7624014.400.000.167.37314.2914.291.000.000.000.00
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7,192b22237361840150021002002.247.267.342.60925577.274.095.123.2822.6012.995.001.3073.0027.78
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln191b23132481581222191081203645150025.254.307.397.70419140523.263.143.222.3266.888.601.251.9148.1032.79
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31b2411038051114202862101620150011.300.330.426.75616230402.301.126.171.3493.984.981.251.9947.5026.32
1950St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31b251326061006003100003.231.310.269.5797129.240.038.154.28210.343.450.330.000.0016.67
1951St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31b2680300207912034112913120013.263.287.333.62010015312.268.070.097.2872.884.171.440.96100.0018.99
1952Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi91b27830350015000400002.167.167.267.4348130.160.100.100.1970.0013.330.003.3330.0020.00
1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb251b3230795212128003701010.266.293.392.68531583.271.126.165.3003.618.432.332.4139.5023.81
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter412138114636960122520942711023150158.267.304.382.686528971470.274.115.168.0004.836.941.441.7055.2426.29
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter37412721383435811221964268913140056.270.308.384.692489911357.277.114.170.0005.016.711.341.6257.8226.53
Milwaukee Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter30795212128003701010.266.293.392.68531583.271.126.165.0003.618.432.332.4139.5023.81
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter830350015000400002.167.167.267.4348130.160.100.100.0000.0013.330.003.3330.0020.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162543571452451082212840160023.267.304.382.68620838578.274.115.168.0004.836.941.441.7055.2426.29

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln212B3--221154.8001.33------1618.81.9
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln222B13--3240557772.9355.54------2356.58.4
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22OF2--2---221.0001.00------238.71.3
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln231B128--114863179812281211.9869.46------13297.083.1
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln241B98--876401585931916.9849.35------11089.163.6
1950St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln251B8--543185857.9837.13------1361.55.2
1951St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln261B71--69848778753746.99110.51------8088.846.1
1952Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi271B8--737288280.97610.00------8100.05.2
1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb321B20--14312112156155.9947.75------3066.713.0
1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb32OF1--1---111.0001.00------303.30.6
MLB Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B333--29921734328932083165.9879.50------3330.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B16--3442668276.9274.75------160.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF3--3---331.0001.00------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21---3-------
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22---13-----2-
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23--128--------
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24--98--------
1950St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25--8--------
1951St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26--71--------
1952Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27--8--------
1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb32--20------1-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1946St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB2111000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1957Milwaukee BravesWorld SeriesMLB3232000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs43000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2013Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba88Special Assignment Scout1639271.5645.52Joe MaddonLost in 1st Round (Red Sox)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1957-07-06Purchased by Braves from Sacramento (PCL). 
1943-01-01ContractSigned 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.