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Ken KeltnerHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1937-1950 MLB Years: 1937-1950
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World Series Champion
Positions3B-1500, 1B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKenneth Frederick Keltner
Height6-0Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 31,1916PlaceMilwaukee,Wisconsin
Death DateDecember 12,1991 [75.042]
High SchoolBoys Tech (Milwaukee,WI)
MLB DebutOctober 2,1937 [20.336]
OrganizationsCLE [12] BOS [1] Awards0Awards Voting5-77
TBC Player ID13666Retrosheet IDkeltk101MLBAM ID116966
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed57Power83Contact54XBH80RBIs52Runs54Hitting71Durability76Team.539Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1937Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253b2011000001000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1938Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253b21149576861593192611343337537000.276.319.497.81628666619.280.221.280.3645.3312.122.274.2022.1541.51
1939Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253b2215458784191351113976651410100015.325.379.489.86828759648.334.164.250.3947.876.330.802.0145.1530.89
1940Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253b23149543671382410157710551563110011.254.322.418.74022749608.261.164.267.3378.399.211.102.4736.2035.51
1941Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25,83b241495818315631132384225156210009.269.330.485.81528267644.265.216.305.3717.928.701.103.5725.2642.95
1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle83b25152624721793446784320363160016.287.312.383.69523944663.297.096.130.3273.025.431.800.90104.0024.58
1943Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle83b2611042747111313439223620060013.260.317.375.69216038469.266.115.199.3317.684.260.560.85106.7534.23
1944Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle83b27149573741694191391435329060023.295.355.466.82126763632.294.171.265.3828.394.590.552.0644.0837.28
1946Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle93b2911639847961711345033038070014.241.294.387.68115431435.239.146.214.3216.908.741.272.9930.6232.29
1947Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle63b30151541491392931176545945112008.257.331.383.71420743613.264.126.237.3359.627.340.761.7949.1830.94
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle63b311535589116624431119218952180023.297.395.522.91729159656.284.225.385.42013.577.930.584.7318.0035.54
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle63b3280246355792830013826080010.232.335.382.7179419292.231.150.301.33913.018.900.682.7430.7533.33
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos43b331328292002003601002.321.387.393.78011232.409.072.179.3659.3818.752.000.000.0022.22
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1526568373715703086916385239335144801310200144.276.338.441.77925055406312.279.165.256.0008.147.600.932.5834.8734.39
Cleveland Indians Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1513565573515613066916385039335114741310100142.276.337.441.77824945386280.279.165.256.0008.147.550.932.6034.6934.47
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1328292002003601002.321.387.393.78011232.409.072.179.0009.3818.752.000.000.0022.22
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626037816733717904455511110015.276.338.441.77926657670.279.165.256.0008.147.600.932.5834.8734.39

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1937Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle203B1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.6
1938Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle213B149--1412711919431412.9562.77------149100.098.0
1939Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle223B154--1872971340497484.9743.14------154100.0100.0
1940Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle233B148--1702772227469447.9533.02------14999.396.1
1941Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle243B149--1813461636543527.9713.54------149100.096.8
1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253B151--1663533038549519.9453.44------15299.398.1
1943Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263B107--1132281124352341.9693.19------11097.369.9
1944Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle273B149--1683691837555537.9683.60------149100.096.8
1946Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle293B112--1121951118318307.9652.74------11696.672.7
1947Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle303B150--1562661229434422.9722.81------15199.397.4
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle313B153--1233121427449435.9692.84------153100.098.7
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle323B69--51145411200196.9802.84------8086.344.8
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos331B1--1---111.0001.00------137.70.6
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos333B8--8101-1918.9472.25------1361.55.2
MLB Totals for 3B - 13 season(s)-   3B1500--1576307017130648174646.9653.10------15000.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1937Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle20-----1-----
1938Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21-----149-----
1939Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22-----154-----
1940Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23-----148-----
1941Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24-----149-----
1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25-----151-----
1943Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26-----107-----
1944Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27-----149-----
1946Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29-----112-----
1947Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30-----150-----
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31-----153-----
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32-----69-----
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33--1--8-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1948Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB31621320000002300000.095.174.095.2692023.111.000.0958.7013.041.500.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs621320000002300000.095.174.095.2692023.111.000.0958.7013.041.500.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1950-06-06Released by Red Sox. 
1950-04-18Released by Indians. 
1950-04-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
* 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.