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Lou KleinTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1943-1951 MLB Years: 1943-1951
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Positions2B-202, SS-79, 3B-11, OF-7Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLouis Frank Klein
Height5-11Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 22,1918PlaceNew Orleans,Louisiana
Death DateJune 20,1976 [57.241]
High SchoolPeters (New Orleans,LA)
MLB DebutApril 21,1943 [24.181]
OrganizationsSLN [4] CLE [1] PHA [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-6
TBC Player ID13804Retrosheet IDkleil101MLBAM ID117142
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed50Power74Contact53XBH77RBIs52Runs88Hitting45Durability40Team.602Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22b24154627911802814762905070215004.287.342.410.75225749694.315.123.217.3577.2010.091.401.0189.5727.22
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2ss-of261957121341160014910000.228.389.386.77522672.255.158.404.37819.4412.500.641.3957.0046.15
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-2b27239312183014109703000.194.265.258.523244105.200.064.172.2568.576.670.780.9593.0022.22
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29ss305811425256021200222024002.219.355.325.680378142.250.106.298.33415.4914.080.911.4157.0032.00
1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23222000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1951Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha62b324914422337051700101202004.229.279.382.6615512156.220.153.222.3036.417.691.203.2128.8036.36
1951Totals for AL-AL         5114622337051700101302004.226.276.377.6535512158.219.151.219.2996.338.231.303.1629.2036.36
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter30510371622694815161011001051195240010.259.330.381.711395791171.280.122.232.0008.9710.161.131.3764.8129.37
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2548911402364115118410095106522006.265.339.382.721340671013.291.117.235.0009.3810.461.121.0981.0028.39
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4914422337051700101202004.229.279.382.6615512156.220.153.222.0006.417.691.203.2128.8036.36
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter22000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16255186143258854505663313005.259.330.381.71121042622.280.122.232.0008.9710.161.131.3764.8129.37

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln242B126--3013561899675657.9735.21------15481.881.8
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24SS51--5588919152143.9412.80------15433.133.1
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26OF7--191-120201.0002.86------1936.84.5
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26SS7--1214232826.9293.71------1936.84.5
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln263B4--581-1413.9293.25------1921.12.6
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln262B2--2---221.0001.00------1910.51.3
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln272B23--5860318121118.9755.13------23100.014.7
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30SS21--17641079181.8903.86------5836.213.6
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln302B9--1413-327271.0003.00------5815.55.8
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln303B7--281-1110.9091.43------5812.14.5
1951Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha322B42--85107532197192.9754.57------4985.727.3
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B202--460536261521022996.9754.93------2020.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS79--841662129271250.9233.16------790.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B11--7162-2523.9202.09------110.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF7--191-120201.0002.86------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24---12651------
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26---274---7-
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27---23-------
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30---9217-----
1951Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha32---42-------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1943St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB24522030000001200000.136.174.136.3103023.150.000.0454.358.702.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs522030000001200000.136.174.136.3103023.150.000.0454.358.702.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn41First Base Coach1546094.39035.07Charlie Grimm,Lou Boudreau
1961Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn42Manager1546490.41629.07 
1962Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn43Manager16259103.36442.59 
1964Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn45Third Base Coach1627686.46917.08Bob Kennedy
1965Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn46Manager1627290.44425.08 
* 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
1951-05-10TradeTraded by Indians with Allie Clark to Athletics for Sam Chapman. 
1949-12-14TradeTraded by Cardinals with Ron Northey to Reds for Harry Walker. 
1940-01-01ContractSigned 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.