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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Charles Ray Knight
Stat Years
1971-1988  [mlb] 1974-1988
Height/Weight
6-2 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (1021) ... 1B (339) ... DH (39) ... 2B (23) ... OF (10) ... SS (4)
Draft Position
P-3B
Born Date/Place
1952-12-28 in Albany, Georgia   [67.276]
High School
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Cincinnati Reds in Round #10 (#238 overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
George Zuraw
MLB Debut
1974-09-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.256)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [6] HOU [3] NYN [3] BAL [1] DET [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13846 ... retro id: knigr001 ... mlbam id: 117191
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1971Sioux FallsNorthernInd----183b-1b---16423934685263160262700000.285.355.397.7522659513.000.112.0009.8110.191.0439.82.2619.1
    1972Three RiversEastAA----193b-1b---29730225648123520214100000.212.263.265.5283238011.000.053.0006.5012.691.95151.00.6217.2
    1973Three RiversEastAA----203b-1b---357193415414222210283300000.280.371.404.7752217818.000.124.00012.6714.931.1896.50.9033.3
    1973IndianapolisAmerAAA----203b-1b---378253205510411630244000000.217.285.300.5852777615.000.083.0008.6614.441.67253.00.3627.3
    1974IndianapolisAmerAAA----213b-1b---4107352368013453720175100000.227.263.330.59336911622.000.103.0004.6113.823.0070.41.3627.5
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25213bL-S-E-P41411121002001200001.182.250.273.5231231.182.091.2228.3316.672.000.00.0050.0
    1975IndianapolisAmerAAA----223b-1b---51234345811816544830405100000.272.333.359.69247415625.000.087.0008.4410.761.28108.50.8421.2
    1976IndianapolisAmerAAA----233b-1b---611039647106243104120365000000.268.329.419.74843216637.000.151.0008.3311.571.3939.62.3134.9
    1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25243bL-S-E-P78092824511131191601110.261.324.370.694103347.207.109.3038.7415.531.7892.00.9729.2
    1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25253bL-S-E-P8836571330140031300004.200.235.292.52768194.138.092.2354.4119.124.3365.01.4730.8
    1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25263bL-S-E-P9150551641753741079443857348420.318.360.454.81460425051.205.136.3356.299.441.5055.11.6629.1
    1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25273bL-S-E-P10162618711633971478123662454924.264.307.417.72466725860.210.153.2735.409.301.7244.12.1036.8
    1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25283bL-S-E-P1110638643100231634243351433318.259.322.370.69242914330.192.111.2837.6911.891.5564.31.4030.0
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22291b-3bL-S-E-P12158609721793666702548585113916.294.344.402.74667624548.182.108.3107.108.581.21101.50.8926.8
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22301bL-S-E-P13145507431543649700342624311917.304.355.444.79956722549.217.140.3247.4110.931.4856.31.5931.8
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22313bL-S-E-P1488278156210022903143010414.223.259.281.5402977812.097.058.2404.7110.102.14139.00.6719.4
    1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn22313bL-S-E-P142793132640160071310011.280.337.355.692101335.151.075.3166.9312.871.8693.00.9919.2
    1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn22323bL-S-E-P15902712259120636111332105117.218.252.328.5802908918.159.110.2234.4811.032.4645.22.0730.5
    1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn22333bL-S-E-P16137486511452421176214063438219.298.351.424.77554120637.210.126.3197.3911.651.5844.22.0325.5
    1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25343bL-S-E-P17150563461442401465003990601316.256.310.373.68360921038.187.117.2836.4014.782.3140.22.3026.4
    1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet22351bL-S-E-P181052993465122333112030323012.217.271.301.5723279017.151.084.2306.129.171.5099.70.9226.1
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)1495482949013112662784595142534357936226143169.271.321.390.71152911883377.187.119.2906.4810.941.6957.51.5928.8
    National League Totals (12 yrs)1240396741011022302567497132428445927205740141.278.326.399.72543551583322.190.121.2966.5210.541.6259.21.5429.2
    American League Totals (2 yrs)2558628020936217981159120924328.242.297.348.64593630055.174.106.2636.3012.822.0350.71.8226.3
    Minor League Totals572193022747785192419913016626600000.247.307.348.6552096672128.194.101.2767.9212.691.6080.41.1526.8
    Minor: Ind Totals6423934685263160262700000.285.355.397.7522659513.247.112.3019.8110.191.0439.82.2619.1
    Minor: AA Totals1544956611822345730497400000.238.307.319.62654415829.186.081.2739.0113.601.51123.80.7424.6
    Minor: AAA Totals418143516135963162014210011719200000.250.307.358.665155251499.197.108.2777.5412.371.6471.81.2927.6
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (6 yrs)595172319447710813322108111202011113161767.277.325.410.7351883707153.201.133.2956.3710.671.6853.81.7032.1
    Houston Astros Totals (3 yrs)3911394130395821017169211104150104281937.283.331.393.7241540548109.178.110.3016.759.741.4482.01.1027.6
    New York Mets Totals (3 yrs)254850862304021811832601086313437.271.319.386.70593232860.187.115.2886.4411.591.8047.21.9326.1
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)150563461442401465003990601316.256.310.373.68360921038.187.117.2836.4014.782.3140.22.3026.4
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)1052993465122333112030323012.217.271.301.5723279017.151.084.2306.129.171.5099.70.9226.1
    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
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLB213B14040.2280010101.0000.700.258.6100.04
    1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLB242B17088.22823255351.9623.000.5810.521.33
    1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLB243B37090.11121223432.9410.900.3622.846.32
    1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24SS308.00201221.0000.700.251.93.84
    1977Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24OF5022.06000661.0001.200.273.16.38
    1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLB251B102.02000221.0002.001.000.61.26
    1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLB252B408.01200331.0000.800.382.54.84
    1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLB253B600145.0838715346.8680.800.3237.372.32
    1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25SS101.0000000.0000.000.000.61.24
    1978Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25OF3010.02100331.0001.000.301.93.69
    1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLB263B14901,294.11202621526397382.9622.600.3092.599.31
    1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLB273B16201,416.11202911319424411.9692.500.29100.0100.01
    1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLB283B1050923.0691761118256245.9572.300.2797.299.11
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLB291B960829.294555107610101000.99010.401.2159.360.81
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLB293B670564.157131718195188.9642.800.3341.442.42
    1983Houston AstrosNLMLB301B14301,182.2128573913113671358.9939.501.1588.398.61
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLB311B240196.019990162082081.0008.701.0614.827.32
    1984New York MetsNLMLB311B306.06101771.0002.301.171.911.13
    1984Houston AstrosNLMLB313B540433.0378676130123.9462.300.2833.361.42
    1984New York MetsNLMLB313B270229.01436245250.9621.900.2216.7100.02
    1985New York MetsNLMLB321B102.02100331.0003.001.500.61.15
    1985New York MetsNLMLB322B207.12300551.0002.500.701.22.25
    1985New York MetsNLMLB323B730592.05210975168161.9582.200.2745.181.12
    1986New York MetsNLMLB331B104.06000661.0006.001.500.60.77
    1986New York MetsNLMLB333B13201,139.2882041617308292.9482.200.2681.596.41
    1987Baltimore OriolesALMLB341B6045.0592176261.98410.201.363.74.02
    1987Baltimore OriolesALMLB343B13001,123.11102821828410392.9563.000.3580.286.71
    1987Baltimore OriolesALMLB34DH1400.0000000.0000.000.008.69.34
    1988Detroit TigersALMLB351B640466.043233440469465.9917.301.0039.561.02
    1988Detroit TigersALMLB353B11055.0690015151.0001.400.276.810.53
    1988Detroit TigersALMLB35OF203.0000000.0000.000.001.21.913
    1988Detroit TigersALMLB35DH2500.0000000.0000.000.0015.423.84
    MLB Totals - (1B)3390029361742427131343110.9929.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)23003128256159.9672.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)102100694165310514424522347.9572.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)4000201221.0000.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)10008100991.0000.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)3900000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1974MLB----14------
    1977MLB---17373---5-
    1978MLB--14601---3-
    1979MLB----149------
    1980MLB----162------
    1981MLB----105------
    1982MLB--96-67------
    1983MLB--143--------
    1984MLB--27-81------
    1985MLB--1273------
    1986MLB--1-132------
    1987MLB--6-130-----14
    1988MLB--64-11----225
    Totals--3392310214---1039