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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Ronald Lee Kline
Stat Years
1952-1970  [mlb] 1952-1970
Height/Weight
6-3 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (736) ... 3B (1)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2002-06-22 [70.105]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Evans City (Evans City,PA)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1952-04-21 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.043)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [8] WS2 [4] DET [2] SLN [1] ANA [1] MIN [1] BOS [1] SFN [1] ATL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13817 ... retro id: klinr102 ... mlbam id: 117155
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit20201---075.49271100516078.2745548366274361.788.470.347.553.096.290.41.000
    1952MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----201---075.52271100516078.7745548366274361.798.520.357.603.116.330.41.000
    1955Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22232---6134.1536192112172136.216178631353482251.5710.600.863.493.165.140.91.316
    1955MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----231---6134.1636192112172136.716178631353482251.5710.640.863.503.175.150.91.316
    1956Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22243---14183.38443992252264.026311099268112510051.308.970.892.764.263.751.54.438
    1956MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----241---14183.38443992252264.026311099268112510051.308.970.892.764.263.751.54.438
    1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22254Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9164.044031112290205.0214107922861882011.349.401.232.683.864.701.44.360
    1957MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9164.044031112290205.0214107922861882011.349.401.232.683.864.701.44.360
    1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22265Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13163.533232112000237.1220969325921093001.318.340.953.494.133.641.18.448
    1958MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13163.533232112000237.3220969325921093001.328.350.953.494.143.641.18.448
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11134.26332970140186.018695882370919121.389.001.113.394.404.601.30.458
    1959MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11134.26332970140186.018695882370919121.389.001.113.394.404.601.30.458
    1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln44287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf496.043417106171117.213386792143544001.5010.171.613.294.136.581.26.308
    1960MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf496.073417106171117.713386792143544001.5010.211.613.304.156.601.26.308
    1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana41298Log - Sp - Ext - Perf364.902612005141104.211962571644702111.5610.231.383.786.025.331.59.333
    1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet11298Log - Sp - Ext - Perf532.721083112056.1532517317273001.248.470.482.724.313.991.59.625
    1961MLB Totals: ANA-DETbyYearMLB----292Log - Sp - Ext - Perf894.143620316161161.017287741961975111.459.611.063.415.424.861.59.471
    1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet22309Log - Sp - Ext - Perf364.31364001632277.1884037928474021.5010.241.053.265.474.661.68.333
    1962MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf364.32364001632277.3884037928474021.5010.271.053.275.494.671.68.333
    1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws2273110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf382.796210046611793.2853629330495031.238.170.292.884.713.461.63.273
    1963MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf382.806210046611793.7853629330495031.238.210.292.904.733.481.63.273
    1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws2273211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1072.326100052611481.1812921421407021.258.960.442.324.433.211.90.588
    1964MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1072.336100052611481.3812921421407021.268.990.442.334.443.221.90.588
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLBws2273312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf762.637400058742999.11063629732521021.399.600.632.904.713.261.63.538
    1965MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf762.637400058742999.31063629732521021.399.630.642.914.723.271.63.538
    1966Washington Senators IIALMLBws2273413Log - Sp - Ext - Perf642.396300046632390.17932241217460001.067.871.201.694.583.192.71.600
    1966MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf642.406300046632390.37932241217460001.077.891.201.704.593.202.71.600
    1967Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273514Log - Sp - Ext - Perf713.77540002654571.27133301015362011.208.921.261.884.524.142.40.875
    1967MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf713.79540002654571.77133301015362011.218.971.261.904.554.172.40.875
    1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273615Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1251.685600031567112.2942621331480021.117.510.242.483.832.081.55.706
    1968MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1251.685600031567112.7942621331480021.117.540.242.493.852.091.55.706
    1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273716Log - Sp - Ext - Perf135.81200001320331.037232035150011.3510.740.871.454.356.683.00.250
    1969San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn283716Log - Sp - Ext - Perf024.09700037011.016651670002.0013.090.824.915.734.911.17.000
    1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos263716Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.7616000916117.02411941771002.4112.712.129.003.715.820.41.000
    1969MLB Totals: PIT-SFN-BOSbyYearMLB----373Log - Sp - Ext - Perf165.19430002543459.0774034828291011.7811.751.224.274.426.101.04.143
    1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl273817Log - Sp - Ext - Perf007.1150004516.19554230001.7412.795.682.844.267.111.50.000
    1970MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf007.3850004516.39554230001.8013.285.902.954.437.381.50.000
    MLB Totals (20 yrs)1141443.757362034483385331082,078.02113991866218731989597331.379.150.943.174.284.291.35.442
    American League Totals (9 yrs)44423.29402253125937792691.770630425368221374251111.349.190.892.884.873.961.69.512
    National League Totals (11 yrs)701023.9833417841779156161,386.31407687613150510615346221.389.140.973.313.994.461.21.407
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (8 yrs)66913.7728816140766127141,251.31249590524124459551306221.378.980.893.303.964.241.20.420
    Washington Senators II Totals (4 yrs)26252.5526010020225983364.73511331032610018713071.248.670.642.474.623.291.87.510
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)713.79540002654571.77133301015362011.218.971.261.904.554.172.40.875
    Detroit Tigers Totals (2 yrs)893.6546123117342133.714165541245747021.409.530.813.045.004.391.64.471
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)496.073417106171117.713386792143544001.5010.211.613.304.156.601.26.308
    Los Angeles Angels Totals (1 yrs)364.922612005141104.711962571644702111.5610.281.383.806.055.361.59.333
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)014.7616000916117.02411941771002.4112.712.129.003.715.820.41.000
    San Francisco Giants Totals (1 yrs)024.09700037011.016651670002.0013.090.824.915.734.911.17.000
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)007.3850004516.39554230001.8013.285.902.954.437.381.50.000
    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%
    1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2020p---127190000000001100000.000.000.000.0001900.000.000.0000.0057.890.000.00.000.0
    1955Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2223p---237381500000012101000.132.154.132.2864050.026.000.2942.5052.5021.000.00.000.0
    1956Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2224p---3447921000031042605100.127.167.127.29489100.063.000.1854.4929.216.500.00.000.0
    1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2225pL-S-E-P440660400000012403002.061.075.061.1367040.015.000.0951.4334.2924.000.00.000.0
    1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2226pL-S-E-P533742210010044219002.027.089.041.1308831.068.014.0634.5547.7310.500.00.0050.0
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2227pL-S-E-P638594800060012305001.136.150.136.2866580.017.000.2221.5435.3823.000.00.000.0
    1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4428pL-S-E-P734351500010001301001.143.143.143.2863650.000.000.2270.0036.110.000.00.000.0
    1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana4129pL-S-E-P826310300000011703000.097.125.097.2223530.032.000.2142.8648.5717.000.00.000.0
    1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet1129pL-S-E-P81018231002000813000.167.211.222.4332241.056.055.3000.0036.360.000.00.0033.3
    1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet2230pL-S-E-P93616120000000501000.125.125.125.2501720.000.000.1820.0029.410.000.00.000.0
    1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws22731pL-S-E-P106211010100000700001.091.091.273.3641131.182.182.2500.0063.640.000.00.00100.0
    1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws22732pL-S-E-P11616010000001402000.167.286.167.453910.167.000.50011.1144.444.000.00.000.0
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLBws22733pL-S-E-P12747000000000303000.000.000.000.0001000.000.000.0000.0030.000.000.00.000.0
    1966Washington Senators IIALMLBws22734pL-S-E-P13636110001001400000.167.286.167.453710.167.000.50014.2957.144.000.00.000.0
    1967Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2735pL-S-E-P14545000000000301000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2736pL-S-E-P155616000000001701000.000.059.000.0591800.063.000.0005.5638.897.000.00.000.0
    1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2737pL-S-E-P16205000000000301000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)7154911445210141015221239107.092.122.100.222548493.041.008.1662.7440.3314.730.00.006.7
    American League Totals (8 yrs)386100411110300351113001.110.144.140.284117142.060.030.2242.5643.5917.000.00.0018.2
    National League Totals (9 yrs)3293911034100111012170126106.087.116.090.206431351.036.003.1532.7839.4414.170.00.002.9
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (8 yrs)295356929100101012157125105.081.114.084.198395301.039.003.1453.0439.7513.080.00.003.5
    Washington Senators II Totals (4 yrs)260301301010021805001.100.156.167.3233751.133.067.2505.4148.659.000.00.0033.3
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)545000000000301000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Detroit Tigers Totals (2 yrs)46343510020001314000.147.171.176.3473961.029.029.2380.0033.330.000.00.0020.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)34351500010001301001.143.143.143.2863650.000.000.2270.0036.110.000.00.000.0
    Los Angeles Angels Totals (1 yrs)26310300000011703000.097.125.097.2223530.032.000.2142.8648.5717.000.00.000.0
    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
    1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB20P27078.2380211111.0000.400.1417.5100.07
    1955Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB233B100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.76
    1955Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB23P360136.22030225250.9621.400.3723.497.34
    1956Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24P440264.01742436359.9371.300.2228.6100.03
    1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25P400205.01827124645.9781.100.2226.0100.04
    1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26P320237.12040346360.9521.900.2520.897.08
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27P330186.01527214442.9551.300.2321.486.85
    1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28P340117.28230131311.0000.900.2622.1100.04
    1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLB29P260104.2821313229.9061.100.2816.1100.010
    1961Detroit TigersALMLB29P10056.12701991.0000.900.166.2100.014
    1962Detroit TigersALMLB30P36077.11311222624.9230.700.3122.4100.05
    1963Washington Senators IIALMLB31P62093.2314121817.9440.300.1838.3100.01
    1964Washington Senators IIALMLB32P61081.1213111615.9380.200.1837.7100.01
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLB33P74099.13130116161.0000.200.1645.7100.01
    1966Washington Senators IIALMLB34P63090.167101413.9290.200.1439.6100.02
    1967Minnesota TwinsALMLB35P54071.22110013131.0000.200.1833.3100.02
    1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB36P560112.24150019191.0000.300.1734.6100.01
    1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB37P20031.01500661.0000.300.1912.3100.011
    1969Boston Red SoxALMLB37P16017.01401551.0000.300.299.9100.011
    1969San Francisco GiantsNLMLB37P7011.01100221.0000.300.184.3100.012
    1970Atlanta BravesNLMLB38P506.1000000.0000.000.003.1100.015
    MLB Totals - (3B)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)73602,0731473192024486466.9590.600.220.00.00
    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 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
    1952MLB27----------
    1955MLB36---1------
    1956MLB44----------
    1957MLB40----------
    1958MLB32----------
    1959MLB33----------
    1960MLB34----------
    1961MLB36----------
    1962MLB36----------
    1963MLB62----------
    1964MLB61----------
    1965MLB74----------
    1966MLB63----------
    1967MLB54----------
    1968MLB56----------
    1969MLB43----------
    1970MLB5----------
    Totals736---1------