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Frank KitsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1898-1907 MLB Years: 1898-1907
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PositionsP-304, OF-19, 1B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFrank R. Kitson
Height5-11Weight165BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 11,1869PlaceHopkins,Michigan
Death DateApril 14,1930 [60.215]
MLB DebutMay 19,1898 [28.250]
Organizations [4] DET [3] BLN [2] WS1 [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID13793Retrosheet IDkitsf101MLBAM ID117130
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts46Walks74Hittable46SO/BB65vsPower46Hitting27Durability85Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1898Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbl2S/R28853.241713413140119.01237143035322101.329.28--2.642.410.91.6153.11
1899Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbl2ST2922162.774037334230327.2329144101665756001.209.040.161.792.061.15.5793.31
1900Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbksST3015134.1940301021294253.02831521181256557101.3410.050.431.991.950.98.5363.67
1901Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbksST3119112.983832626562280.2312135939671273001.3510.000.292.154.071.90.6333.15
1902Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbksST3219122.843130128310259.2251105824481074001.158.700.141.663.712.23.6132.60
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet-ST3315162.583128328230257.2277112748381023001.229.680.281.333.562.68.4842.81
1904Detroit TigersALMLBdet-ST348133.072624219021199.221110068738695001.259.510.321.713.111.82.3812.75
1905Detroit TigersALMLBdet-ST3512143.473327621361225.223012087357783001.279.170.122.273.111.37.4622.76
1906Washington Senators IALMLBws1-S/R366143.653021915170197.01969780257594001.288.950.092.602.701.04.3002.77
1907Washington Senators IALMLBws1-S/R37033.94532202032.041201419111001.5611.530.282.533.091.22.0002.74
1907New York HighlandersALMLBnyh-S/R37403.101248307061.0753121017140001.5111.07--2.512.070.821.0002.56
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter1281173.1830324954210195082210.2232810877815248772938201.279.460.211.982.961.50.5220.31
Brooklyn Superbas Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter53363.3210992177510166792.28463922932517128914101.289.590.281.943.281.69.596-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter35433.02907911685112681.07183322291813324911001.259.460.241.753.281.87.449-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter30212.905750747370446.145221514461001078101.239.100.122.012.151.07.588-
Washington Senators I Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6173.6935241117190229.023711794366705001.329.310.122.592.751.06.261-
New York Highlanders Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter403.101248307061.0753121017140001.5111.07--2.512.070.821.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13123.183025521251220.023110878548724001.279.460.211.982.961.50.5200.31

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1898Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbl2p-of283186132713016205010000.314.359.395.75434492.314.081.163.3645.430.000.000.000.0014.81
1899Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbl2p294513412277108706011000.201.241.269.510368142.201.068.164.2474.230.000.000.000.0029.63
1900Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbksp3043109203251016206001000.294.330.358.688396116.294.064.138.3295.170.000.000.000.0018.75
1901Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbksp3147133223552116004011000.263.290.353.643478139.258.090.120.3022.880.000.000.72133.0022.86
1902Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbksp324011693234111003011000.276.300.397.697468121.270.121.147.3282.480.000.000.83116.0025.00
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet-p333611612210204202015000.181.202.216.418252124.181.035.069.1991.610.000.000.000.009.52
1904Detroit TigersALMLBdet-p3427729150014001021000.208.240.250.49018176.197.042.056.2391.320.000.001.3272.006.67
1905Detroit TigersALMLBdet-p3533878162004003000000.184.211.207.41818290.184.023.057.2053.330.000.000.000.0012.50
1906Washington Senators IALMLBws1-p36339092244112108000000.244.306.411.71737998.236.167.267.3468.160.000.001.0290.0040.91
1907Washington Senators IALMLBws1-p37510010000001000000.100.182.100.2821011.100.000.100.1559.090.000.000.000.000.00
1907New York HighlandersALMLBnyh-p371225471004000001000.280.280.320.6008126.280.040.040.2910.000.000.000.000.0014.29
1907Totals for AL-AL         1735481004001001000.229.250.257.5079137.229.028.057.2492.700.000.000.000.0012.50
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter3529781182352817495140390711000.240.274.316.590309491035.237.076.130.0003.770.000.000.39244.5020.85
Brooklyn Superbas Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13035851991372432013023000.277.306.369.67513222376.272.092.134.0003.460.000.000.53179.0022.22
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter96275295222112206036000.189.215.222.437615290.186.033.062.0002.070.000.000.34275.009.62
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter762202554840249011021000.245.288.318.6067012234.245.073.164.0004.700.000.000.000.0022.22
Washington Senators I Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3810092344112109000000.230.294.380.674389109.222.150.250.0008.260.000.000.92100.0039.13
New York Highlanders Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1225471004000001000.280.280.320.6008126.280.040.040.0000.000.000.000.000.0014.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games162450541081382446018035000.240.274.316.59014223476.237.076.130.0003.770.000.000.39244.5020.85

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1898Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbl228P17--4325-4136.8782.12------3154.811.4
1898Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbl228OF11--1211-1413.9291.18------3135.57.4
1899Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbl229P40--1268218280.9762.00------4588.927.0
1900Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks30P40--12395-5651.9111.28------4393.029.4
1900Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks30OF1--1---111.0001.00------432.30.7
1901Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks31P38--1356427369.9451.82------4780.927.9
1901Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks31OF2--2---221.0001.00------474.31.5
1901Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks311B1--4---441.0004.00------472.10.7
1902Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks32P32--874318582.9652.56------4080.023.2
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet33P31-2579693-8178.9632.520.30-----3686.122.8
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet33OF5--6---661.0001.20------3613.93.7
1904Detroit TigersALMLBdet34P26-199668427874.9492.850.37-----2796.317.1
1905Detroit TigersALMLBdet35P33-2255657-7770.9092.120.31-----33100.021.6
1906Washington Senators IALMLBws136P30-197562317067.9572.230.34-----3390.920.0
1907New York HighlandersALMLBnyh37P12-614141-1918.9471.500.30-----12100.08.1
1907Washington Senators IALMLBws137P5-32-51-65.8331.000.16-----5100.03.3
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P304-97178552387668630.9432.070.65-----3040.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF19--2111-2322.9571.16------190.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--4---441.0004.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1898Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbl22817--------11-
1899Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbl22940----------
1900Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks3040--------1-
1901Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks3138-1------2-
1902Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks3232----------
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet3331--------5-
1904Detroit TigersALMLBdet3426----------
1905Detroit TigersALMLBdet3533----------
1906Washington Senators IALMLBws13630----------
1907New York HighlandersALMLBnyh3712----------
1907Washington Senators IALMLBws1375----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1907-05-30Purchased by Yankees from Senators. 
1905-12-01Purchased by Senators from Tigers. 
1903-01-01Jumped teams to Tigers from Dodgers. 
* 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.