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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Frank R. Kitson
Stat Years
1898-1907  [mlb] 1898-1907
Height/Weight
5-11 / 165
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
P (304) ... OF (19) ... 1B (1)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1930-04-14 [60.215]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1898-05-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 28.250)
Service Time
Organizations
DET [3] WS1 [2] BLN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13793 ... retro id: kitsf101 ... mlbam id: 117130
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1898Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbln---281---853.241713131440119.11237143035322181.329.280.002.642.415.350.91.615
    1898MLB Totals: BLNbyYearMLB----281---853.251713131440119.31237143035322181.339.290.002.642.425.370.91.615
    1899Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbln---292---22162.774037342330327.23291441016657560121.209.040.161.792.063.961.15.579
    1899MLB Totals: BLNbyYearMLB----291---22162.784037342330327.73291441016657560121.209.050.171.792.063.961.15.579
    1900Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB---303---15134.1940302129104253.12831521181256557191.3410.050.431.991.955.400.98.536
    1900MLB Totals: byYearMLB----301---15134.2040302129104253.32831521181256557191.3410.060.431.991.965.400.98.536
    1901Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB---314---19112.983832265662280.23121359396712730101.3510.000.292.154.074.331.90.633
    1901MLB Totals: byYearMLB----311---19112.993832265662280.73121359396712730101.3510.020.292.154.084.341.90.633
    1902Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB---325---19122.843130283110259.2251105824481074071.158.700.141.663.713.642.23.613
    1902MLB Totals: byYearMLB----321---19122.853130283110259.7251105824481074071.158.720.141.673.723.652.23.613
    1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet-336---15162.583128282330257.2277112748381023061.229.680.281.333.563.912.68.484
    1903MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----331---15162.593128282330257.7277112748381023061.229.690.281.333.573.922.68.484
    1904Detroit TigersALMLBdet-347---8133.072624190221199.221110068738695071.259.510.321.713.114.511.82.381
    1904MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----341---8133.072624190221199.721110068738695071.259.530.321.723.124.521.82.381
    1905Detroit TigersALMLBdet-358---12143.473327213661225.2230120873577830111.279.170.122.273.114.791.37.462
    1905MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----351---12143.483327213661225.7230120873577830111.279.190.122.283.124.801.37.462
    1906Washington Senators IALMLBws1-369---6143.653021151790197.01969780257594061.288.950.092.602.704.431.04.300
    1906MLB Totals: WS1byYearMLB----361---6143.653021151790197.01969780257594061.288.950.092.602.704.431.04.300
    1907Washington Senators IALMLBws1-3710---033.94532022032.041201419111021.5611.530.282.533.095.631.22.000
    1907New York HighlandersALMLB-3710---403.101243078061.0753121017140041.5111.070.002.512.074.570.821.000
    1907MLB Totals: WS1-byYearMLB----372---433.3917750910093.01165135126251061.5311.230.102.522.424.940.96.571
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)1281173.1830324921019505482,213.72328108778152487729382821.279.470.211.982.964.421.50.522
    National League Totals (5 yrs)83573.1716614212213232461,240.7129860743731271396222461.279.420.221.972.874.401.46.593
    American League Totals (6 yrs)45603.1813710788627302973.0103048034421216333160361.289.530.192.003.084.441.54.429
    Brooklyn Superbas Totals (3 yrs)53363.3210992751016176793.784639229325171289141261.289.600.281.943.284.451.69.596
    Detroit Tigers Totals (3 yrs)35433.02907968511112683.071833222918133249110241.259.460.241.753.284.371.87.449
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (2 yrs)30212.905750473770447.0452215144610010781201.239.100.122.012.154.331.07.588
    Washington Senators I Totals (2 yrs)6173.6935241719110229.023711794366705081.329.310.122.592.754.601.06.261
    New York Highlanders Totals (1 yrs)403.101243078061.0753121017140041.5111.070.002.512.074.570.821.000
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1898Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbln---28p-of---13186132713016205010000.314.359.395.75492344.000.081.0005.430.000.000.00.0014.8
    1899Baltimore OriolesNLMLBbln---29p---24513412277108706011000.201.241.269.510142368.000.068.0004.230.000.000.00.0029.6
    1900Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB---30p---343109203251016206001000.294.330.358.688116396.000.064.0005.170.000.000.00.0018.8
    1901Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB---31p---447133223552116004011000.263.290.353.643139478.000.090.0002.880.000.00133.00.7222.9
    1902Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB---32p---54011693234111003011000.276.300.397.697121468.000.121.0002.480.000.00116.00.8325.0
    1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet-33p---63611612210204202015000.181.202.216.418124252.000.035.0001.610.000.000.00.009.5
    1904Detroit TigersALMLBdet-34p---727729150014001021000.208.240.250.49076181.000.042.0001.320.000.0072.01.326.7
    1905Detroit TigersALMLBdet-35p---833878162004003000000.184.211.207.41890182.000.023.0003.330.000.000.00.0012.5
    1906Washington Senators IALMLBws1-36p---9339092244112108000000.244.306.411.71798379.000.167.0008.160.000.0090.01.0240.9
    1907Washington Senators IALMLBws1-37p---10510010000001000000.100.182.100.2821110.000.000.0009.090.000.000.00.000.0
    1907New York HighlandersALMLB-37p---101225471004000001000.280.280.320.6002681.000.040.0000.000.000.000.00.0014.3
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)3529781182352817495140390711000.240.274.316.590103530949.130.076.2373.770.000.00244.50.3920.9
    National League Totals (5 yrs)20657876153211126711024044000.265.299.349.64861020234.145.084.2623.930.000.00289.00.3322.2
    American League Totals (6 yrs)1464004282762283015037000.205.239.268.50742510715.108.063.2013.530.000.00200.00.4718.3
    Brooklyn Superbas Totals (3 yrs)13035851991372432013023000.277.306.369.67537613222.134.092.2723.460.000.00179.00.5322.2
    Detroit Tigers Totals (3 yrs)96275295222112206036000.189.215.222.437290615.062.033.1862.070.000.00275.00.349.6
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (2 yrs)762202554840249011021000.245.288.318.6062347012.164.073.2454.700.000.000.00.0022.2
    Washington Senators I Totals (2 yrs)3810092344112109000000.230.294.380.674109389.250.150.2228.260.000.00100.00.9239.1
    New York Highlanders Totals (1 yrs)1225471004000001000.280.280.320.6002681.040.040.2800.000.000.000.00.0014.3
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1898Baltimore OriolesNLMLB28OF1100.0121101413.9291.200.007.135.58
    1898Baltimore OriolesNLMLB28P1700.0432504136.8782.100.0011.054.85
    1899Baltimore OriolesNLMLB29P4000.01268218280.9762.000.0026.388.92
    1900Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB30OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.72.36
    1900Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB30P4000.01239505651.9111.300.0028.293.03
    1901Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB311B100.04000441.0004.000.000.72.15
    1901Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB31OF200.02000221.0001.000.001.54.36
    1901Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB31P3800.01356427369.9451.800.0027.780.92
    1902Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLB32P3200.0874318582.9652.600.0022.780.02
    1903Detroit TigersALMLB33OF500.06000661.0001.200.003.713.95
    1903Detroit TigersALMLB33P310257.2969308178.9632.500.3022.886.13
    1904Detroit TigersALMLB34P260199.2668427874.9492.800.3717.196.34
    1905Detroit TigersALMLB35P330225.2565707770.9092.100.3121.6100.04
    1906Washington Senators IALMLB36P300197.0562317067.9572.200.3420.090.94
    1907New York HighlandersALMLB37P12061.0414101918.9471.500.308.1100.07
    1907Washington Senators IALMLB37P5032.0051065.8331.000.163.3100.09
    MLB Totals - (1B)1004000441.0004.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)1900211102322.9571.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)304097278552387668630.9432.100.650.00.00
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    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
    1898MLB17--------11-
    1899MLB40----------
    1900MLB40--------1-
    1901MLB38-1------2-
    1902MLB32----------
    1903MLB31--------5-
    1904MLB26----------
    1905MLB33----------
    1906MLB30----------
    1907MLB17----------
    Totals304-1------19-