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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Calvin Klippstein
Stat Years
1950-1967  [mlb] 1950-1967
Height/Weight
6-1 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (711)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2003-10-10 [75.359]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Montgomery Blair (Silver Spring,MD)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1950-05-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.199)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [5] CIN [5] MIN [3] LAN [2] PHI [2] CLE [1] WS2 [1] DET [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13824 ... retro id: klipj101 ... mlbam id: 117165
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1950Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36221---295.2533113014221104.21126961964516141.689.630.775.504.395.930.80.182
    1950MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----221---295.2733113014221104.71126961964516141.699.670.785.534.405.960.80.182
    1951Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36232---664.2935111113242123.212571591053562261.449.100.733.864.085.171.06.500
    1951MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----231---664.3135111113242123.712571591053562261.449.130.733.874.095.191.06.500
    1952Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36243---9144.4441257210163202.2208110100178911012061.479.240.753.954.884.881.24.391
    1952MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----241---9144.4541257210163202.7208110100178911012061.479.260.763.964.904.901.24.391
    1953Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36254---10114.8348195021296167.2169115901510711310081.659.070.815.746.076.171.06.476
    1953MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----251---10114.8448195021296167.7169115901510711310081.659.100.815.766.086.191.06.476
    1954Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36265---4115.293621409151148.0155104871396695141.709.430.795.844.206.320.72.267
    1954MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----261---4115.293621409151148.0155104871396695141.709.430.795.844.206.320.72.267
    1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin35276---9103.3939143214250138.012066521360686041.307.830.853.914.434.301.13.474
    1955MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----271---9103.3939143214250138.012066521360686041.307.830.853.914.434.301.13.474
    1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin35287---12114.093729110381211.02191039626828601101.439.341.113.503.674.391.05.522
    1956MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----281---12114.093729110381211.02191039626828601101.439.341.113.503.674.391.05.522
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin35298Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8115.054618319283146.014684821768995031.479.001.054.196.105.181.46.421
    1957MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8115.054618319283146.014684821768995031.479.001.054.196.105.181.46.421
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin35309Log - Sp - Ext - Perf324.911240058133.0372018514224011.5510.091.363.826.005.451.57.600
    1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35309Log - Sp - Ext - Perf353.80450002245990.08140381244735021.398.101.204.407.304.001.66.375
    1958MLB Totals: CIN-LANbyYearMLB----302Log - Sp - Ext - Perf674.1057400275310123.011860561758959031.438.631.244.246.954.391.64.462
    1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan353110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf405.91280001028245.2483130833302021.779.461.586.505.916.110.911.000
    1959MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf405.97280001028245.7483130833302021.799.561.596.575.976.170.911.000
    1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle173211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf552.914900030491474.1533024835461011.186.420.974.245.573.631.31.500
    1960MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf552.914900030491474.3533024835461011.196.440.974.255.593.641.31.500
    1961Washington Senators IIALMLBws2173312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf226.78421002241071.283595413434110041.7610.421.635.405.157.410.95.500
    1961MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf226.83421002241071.783595413434110041.7710.491.645.445.187.460.95.500
    1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin473413Log - Sp - Ext - Perf764.474070016334108.211366541364678141.639.361.085.305.555.471.05.538
    1962MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf764.494070016334108.711366541364678141.649.401.085.325.575.491.05.538
    1963Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi453514Log - Sp - Ext - Perf561.934910023488112.0802824346866031.136.430.243.706.912.251.87.455
    1963MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf561.934910023488112.0802824346866031.136.430.243.706.912.251.87.455
    1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi453615Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.0311000511122.122101068133021.348.872.423.225.244.031.63.667
    1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273615Log - Sp - Ext - Perf041.9733000933245.2441210420396011.408.670.793.947.692.361.95.000
    1964MLB Totals: PHI-MINbyYearMLB----362Log - Sp - Ext - Perf252.65440001444368.06622201028529031.388.741.323.716.882.911.86.286
    1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273716Log - Sp - Ext - Perf932.24560002456576.1592219831594031.186.960.943.666.962.591.90.750
    1965MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----371Log - Sp - Ext - Perf932.25560002456576.3592219831594031.186.980.953.676.982.601.90.750
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273817Log - Sp - Ext - Perf113.40260001626339.2351515220261021.397.940.454.545.903.401.30.500
    1966MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf113.44260001626339.7351515220261021.408.040.464.595.973.441.30.500
    1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet303918Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.4050000506.26441141001.058.101.351.355.405.404.00.000
    1967MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----391Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.8150000506.76441141001.138.711.451.455.815.814.00.000
    MLB Totals (20 yrs)1011184.24711161376275550661,967.7191510599272039781158976701.478.760.934.475.304.841.18.461
    National League Totals (14 yrs)841034.36500160376174340421,653.31635917801167828943746591.498.900.914.515.134.991.14.449
    American League Totals (6 yrs)17153.6121110010121024314.328014212636150215230111.378.021.034.306.164.071.43.531
    Chicago Cubs Totals (5 yrs)31514.79193872036710613746.776946939764409399354281.589.270.774.934.815.660.98.378
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (5 yrs)39404.2717472173471029636.763533930274288342232221.458.981.054.074.844.801.19.494
    Minnesota Twins Totals (3 yrs)1082.461150004911510161.71384944147112411061.307.700.783.966.922.741.75.556
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (2 yrs)754.5373000327311135.7129716820771037041.528.591.335.136.864.731.34.583
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (2 yrs)772.286010028599134.31023834954999051.166.850.603.626.642.551.83.500
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)552.914900030491474.3533024835461011.196.440.974.255.593.641.31.500
    Washington Senators II Totals (1 yrs)226.83421002241071.783595413434110041.7710.491.645.445.187.460.95.500
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)005.8150000506.76441141001.138.711.451.455.815.814.00.000
    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%
    1950Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3622p---135334113013000500002.333.333.515.84833174.000.182.0000.0015.150.0033.03.0336.4
    1951Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3623p---235371400140001200002.108.108.189.2973771.081.081.0000.0032.430.0037.02.7025.0
    1952Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3624p---3416331111190012417000.175.200.270.47072173.111.095.0001.3933.3324.0063.01.3927.3
    1953Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3625p---448585920140012003000.155.169.241.41062143.103.086.0001.6132.2620.0058.01.6133.3
    1954Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3626p---536452610030001402100.133.130.156.2864871.022.023.1880.0029.170.000.00.0016.7
    1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3527p---639313210010031514001.065.171.097.2683931.129.032.1257.6938.465.000.00.0050.0
    1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3528p---737714700030031908001.099.135.099.2348270.042.000.1353.6623.176.330.00.000.0
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3529pL-S-E-P846410300000012002001.073.095.073.1684430.024.000.1432.2745.4520.000.00.000.0
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3530pL-S-E-P9128110001000201001.125.125.125.250910.000.000.1670.0022.220.000.00.000.0
    1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3530pL-S-E-P945201100000001001000.050.050.050.1002110.000.000.1000.0047.620.000.00.000.0
    1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3531pL-S-E-P10287010000000200000.143.143.143.286710.000.000.2000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1732pL-S-E-P114914120000001502000.143.200.143.3431720.071.000.2225.8829.415.000.00.000.0
    1961Washington Senators IIALMLBws21733pL-S-E-P12427010000000400000.143.143.143.286710.000.000.3330.0057.140.000.00.000.0
    1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4734pL-S-E-P1340242300110021401000.125.192.250.4422761.208.125.2227.4151.857.0024.03.7033.3
    1963Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4535pL-S-E-P1449261100000001402000.038.038.038.0762810.000.000.0830.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4536pL-S-E-P15114000000000300000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2736pL-S-E-P15332000000001100000.000.333.000.333300.500.000.00033.3333.331.000.00.000.0
    1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2737pL-S-E-P16568000000001302001.000.111.000.1111100.125.000.0009.0927.273.000.00.000.0
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2738pL-S-E-P17263000000000300000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (19 yrs)7085022863815290014190235109.125.152.175.3275548814.078.050.1882.5334.3013.57100.40.9022.2
    National League Totals (14 yrs)5024682760815290011174231108.128.151.182.3335138514.077.054.1902.1433.9215.8293.60.9723.3
    American League Totals (5 yrs)206341300000031604001.088.162.088.2504130.088.000.1677.3239.025.330.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (5 yrs)19523615417142300275112104.174.183.263.4462526212.097.089.2340.7929.7637.5059.01.5929.3
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (5 yrs)1741751016101600970116004.091.141.114.255201202.074.023.1444.4834.837.78175.00.5012.5
    Minnesota Twins Totals (3 yrs)11513000000002702001.000.133.000.1331700.154.000.00011.7641.183.500.00.000.0
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (2 yrs)73271200000001201000.074.074.074.1482820.000.000.1330.0042.860.000.00.000.0
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (2 yrs)60301100000001702000.033.033.033.0663210.000.000.0770.0053.130.000.00.000.0
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)4914120000001502000.143.200.143.3431720.071.000.2225.8829.415.000.00.000.0
    Washington Senators II Totals (1 yrs)427010000000400000.143.143.143.286710.000.000.3330.0057.140.000.00.000.0
    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
    1950Chicago CubsNLMLB22P330104.2715332522.8800.700.2121.694.38
    1951Chicago CubsNLMLB23P350123.24230327271.0000.800.2222.7100.03
    1952Chicago CubsNLMLB24P410202.26430449491.0001.200.2426.6100.02
    1953Chicago CubsNLMLB25P480167.2521212826.9290.500.1631.2100.02
    1954Chicago CubsNLMLB26P360148.015270342421.0001.200.2823.4100.04
    1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27P390138.0923303532.9140.800.2325.3100.05
    1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28P370211.01042135352.9811.400.2524.0100.06
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29P460146.010170027271.0000.600.1829.9100.04
    1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB30P45090.0790116161.0000.400.1829.2100.02
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30P12033.01200331.0000.300.097.8100.010
    1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB31P28045.22720119.8180.300.2017.9100.09
    1960Cleveland IndiansALMLB32P49074.1139102322.9570.400.3031.8100.01
    1961Washington Senators IIALMLB33P42071.23140217171.0000.400.2426.1100.03
    1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLB34P400108.23220125251.0000.600.2324.7100.02
    1963Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB35P490112.05150020201.0000.400.1830.2100.02
    1964Minnesota TwinsALMLB36P33045.21120213131.0000.400.2920.4100.07
    1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB36P11022.1171098.8890.700.366.8100.012
    1965Minnesota TwinsALMLB37P56076.1011201311.8460.200.1434.6100.02
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLB38P26039.24400881.0000.300.2016.0100.08
    1967Detroit TigersALMLB39P506.20100111.0000.200.163.1100.015
    MLB Totals - (P)71101,9621063241523445430.9660.600.220.00.00
    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
    1950MLB33----------
    1951MLB35----------
    1952MLB41----------
    1953MLB48----------
    1954MLB36----------
    1955MLB39----------
    1956MLB37----------
    1957MLB46----------
    1958MLB57----------
    1959MLB28----------
    1960MLB49----------
    1961MLB42----------
    1962MLB40----------
    1963MLB49----------
    1964MLB44----------
    1965MLB56----------
    1966MLB26----------
    1967MLB5----------
    Totals711----------