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Ted KluszewskiHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1947-1961 MLB Years: 1947-1961
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Positions1B-1481Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTheodore Bernard Kluszewski
Height6-2Weight225BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 10,1924PlaceArgo,Illinois
Death DateMarch 29,1988 [63.200]
High SchoolArgo Community (Summit,IL)
CollegeIndiana University (Bloomington,IN)
MLB DebutApril 18,1947 [22.220]
OrganizationsCIN [11] CHA [2] PIT [2] ANA [1] Awards0Awards Voting6-445
TBC Player ID13829Retrosheet IDklust101MLBAM ID117172
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed44Power79Contact70XBH73RBIs71Runs55Hitting84Durability74Team.487Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1947Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin201b22910110002001200000.100.182.100.2821011.125.000.100.1529.0918.182.000.000.000.00
1948Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin18,201b23113379491042341257101832000014.274.307.451.75817139397.275.177.227.3464.538.061.783.0231.5837.50
1949Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin181b2413653163164262868301924000010.309.333.411.74421836550.313.102.143.3443.454.361.261.4566.3821.95
1950Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin181b251345387616537025111303328100020.307.348.515.86327762572.289.208.275.3855.774.900.854.3721.5237.58
1951Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin181b26154607741573521377623533200016.259.301.387.68823550644.257.128.193.3165.435.120.942.0246.6931.85
1952Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin181b271354976215924111686334728410013.320.383.509.89225351549.316.189.284.4078.565.100.602.9131.0632.08
1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin181b281495709718025040108205534400013.316.380.570.95032565629.282.254.354.4208.745.410.626.3614.2536.11
1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin181b2914957310418728349141027835305012.326.407.6421.04936880659.279.316.449.46111.845.310.457.4411.6942.78
1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin181b30153612116192250471131166404042510.314.382.585.96735872686.274.271.379.4139.625.830.616.8513.0237.50
1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin181b3113851791156141351021049313052211.302.362.536.89827750574.265.234.331.3818.545.400.636.1014.7732.05
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin181b3269127123470621005510032.268.301.465.7665913133.241.197.236.3293.763.761.004.5121.1738.24
1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31b33100301298813443700261611268.292.348.402.75012121331.297.110.196.3307.854.830.621.2175.2523.86
1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31b346012211321012170051400013.262.291.410.7015013127.283.148.189.3073.9411.022.801.5761.0040.63
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4,81b34311011130212100191001134.297.351.396.747405112.311.099.178.3268.048.931.111.7950.5016.67
1959Totals for MLB-MLB         91223226212242701142401147.278.319.404.7239018239.296.126.184.3155.8610.041.711.6755.7529.03
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha81b358118120539053901221000353.293.364.425.7897714206.284.132.249.34610.684.850.452.4336.2026.42
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana151b361072633264120153900242300354.243.303.460.76312127290.215.217.308.3288.287.930.965.1717.5342.19
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter17185929848176629029279102820104923652332370143.298.353.498.85129515986470.280.200.285.0007.605.640.744.3121.2533.86
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter133949617451499244232518862084062922211450121.302.357.512.86925425185404.282.210.294.0007.515.400.724.6419.7634.56
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16042340120235654003130112711.284.333.404.73717134458.293.120.194.0006.776.550.971.3170.5028.33
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter112282318311174902312001487.294.360.415.77511719318.293.121.223.0009.756.290.652.2040.2922.89
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1072633264120153900242300354.243.303.460.76312127290.215.217.308.0008.287.930.965.1717.5342.19
Average MLB - Per 162 games162559801672732697214634202713.298.353.498.85127856610.280.200.285.0007.605.640.744.3121.2533.86

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1947Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221B2--10--110101.0005.00------922.21.3
1948Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin231B98--83365960907898.9909.16------11386.764.1
1949Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241B134--1140651410912191205.9898.99------13698.587.0
1950Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin251B131--1123611510111991184.9879.04------13497.885.6
1951Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin261B154--138188511514741469.9979.54------154100.0100.0
1952Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin271B133--112166811611951187.9938.92------13598.586.4
1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin281B147--128558714913501343.9959.14------14998.795.5
1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin291B149--1237101516613431338.9968.98------149100.096.8
1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin301B153--138886815314821474.9959.63------153100.099.4
1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin311B131--1166891311012681255.9909.58------13894.985.1
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin321B23--16115211178176.9897.65------6933.314.9
1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit331B72--59136462631627.9948.71------10072.046.8
1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit341B20--15112-141631631.0008.15------6033.313.0
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha341B29--22010-132302301.0007.93------3193.518.8
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha351B39--32519138345344.9978.82------8148.125.3
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana361B66--52028651554548.9898.30------10761.741.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 15 season(s)-   1B1481--126527999712691354813451.9939.08------14810.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1947Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22--2--------
1948Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23--98--------
1949Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24--134--------
1950Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25--131--------
1951Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26--154--------
1952Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27--133--------
1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28--147--------
1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29--149--------
1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30--153--------
1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31--131--------
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32--23--------
1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33--72--------
1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34--20--------
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34--29--------
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35--39--------
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana36--66--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959Chicago White SoxWorld SeriesMLB346235910310002000000.391.440.8261.26619425.300.435.5228.000.000.0012.007.6744.44
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs6235910310002000000.391.440.8261.26619425.300.435.5228.000.000.0012.007.6744.44

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1970Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin45Hitting Coach16210260.630--1Sparky AndersonLost World Series (Orioles)
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin46Hitting Coach1627983.48811.04Sparky Anderson
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin47Hitting Coach1549559.617--1Sparky AndersonLost World Series (Athletics)
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin48Hitting Coach1629963.611--1Sparky AndersonLost NLCS (Mets)
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin49Hitting Coach1629864.6054.02Sparky Anderson
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin50Hitting Coach16210854.667--1Sparky AndersonWon World Series (Red Sox)
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin51Hitting Coach16210260.630--1Sparky AndersonWon World Series (Yankees)
1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin52Hitting Coach1628874.54310.02Sparky Anderson
1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin53Hitting Coach1619269.5712.52Sparky Anderson
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin58Hitting Coach1627488.45717.06Russ Nixon
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1961-10-19Released by Angels. 
1960-12-14Selected by Angels from White Sox in expansion draft. 
1959-08-25TradeTraded by Pirates to White Sox for Bob Sagers and Harry Simpson. 
1957-12-28TradeTraded by Reds to Pirates for Dee Fondy. 
1946-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds. 
* 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.