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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Andrew John Kosco
Stat Years
1959-1974  [mlb] 1965-1974
Height/Weight
6-3 / 207
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (453) ... RF (96) ... 1B (69) ... 3B (20) ... LF (1)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1941-10-05 in Youngstown, Ohio   [78.356]
High School
Struthers (Struthers,OH)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Detroit Tigers in 1959
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Cy Williams
MLB Debut
1965-08-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.312)
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [3] LAN [2] CIN [2] MIL [1] CAL [1] BOS [1] NYA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13907 ... retro id: kosca101 ... mlbam id: 117267
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1959DecaturMidwA----17of---1612323155133932000000000.237.237.435.67223210125.000.198.0000.000.000.0025.83.8845.5
    1960DurhamCaroA+----18of---2133501671371782275000000000.273.273.471.74450123647.000.198.0000.000.000.0022.84.3934.3
    1961Knoxville---D----19of---38631937821410755000000000.257.257.429.68631913731.000.172.0000.000.000.0045.62.1937.8
    1961BirminghamSouAA----19of---32478141950214000000000.244.244.385.62978307.000.141.0000.000.000.0039.02.5636.8
    1962Knoxville---D----20of---4983273693124646000000000.284.284.401.68532713122.000.117.0000.000.000.0054.51.8323.7
    1963KnoxvilleSALA----21of---527557131002000000000.236.236.255.49155141.000.019.0000.000.000.000.00.007.7
    1963AmarilloTexAA----21of---544146103161012000000000.212.212.267.479146397.000.055.0000.000.000.000.00.0022.6
    1963SyracuseILAAA----21of---5815010000000000000.067.067.067.1341510.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1964Duluth-SuperiorNorthernInd----22of---6114442781532442897000000000.346.346.609.95544226956.000.263.0000.000.000.0015.86.3336.6
    1965DenverPCLAAA----23of---71194928516136627116000000000.327.327.589.91649229069.000.262.0000.000.000.0018.25.4942.9
    1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin823ofL-S-E-P7235531340160011500200.236.241.364.60558205.145.128.2931.7225.8615.0055.01.7238.5
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin824ofL-S-E-P8571581135502130173103214.222.251.291.542170467.108.069.2604.1218.244.4379.01.1820.0
    1967DenverPCLAAA----25of---9108391581161731367000000000.297.297.455.75239117833.000.158.0000.000.000.0030.13.3228.5
    1967Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2425ofL-S-E-P9928441004002400001.143.200.179.3793051.107.036.1676.6713.332.000.00.0025.0
    1968New York YankeesALMLBnya2826ofL-S-E-P10131466471121911559221671334211.240.268.382.65049217835.176.142.2533.2514.434.4431.13.0531.2
    1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan927ofL-S-E-P11120424511051321974012166134215.248.282.422.70445317934.222.174.2514.6414.573.1422.34.1932.4
    1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan928ofL-S-E-P127422421511208271114002107.228.230.388.6182288720.165.160.2430.4417.5440.0028.03.5139.2
    1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil1029of-1bL-S-E-P1398264276062103913245701156.227.291.379.67029010018.235.152.2538.2819.662.3826.43.4530.0
    1972Salt Lake CityPCLAAA----30of---14114681100412000000000.239.239.500.73946234.000.261.0000.000.000.0011.58.7036.4
    1972California AngelsALMLBcal2930ofL-S-E-P14491421534426131052311215.239.267.423.6901516012.225.184.2433.3115.234.6023.73.9735.3
    1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos4430ofL-S-E-P1417475102136002910004.213.260.489.74950236.319.276.2004.0018.004.5015.76.0060.0
    1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2331ofL-S-E-P154711817337092100132602264.280.346.568.9141356716.398.288.2829.6319.262.0013.16.6748.5
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23323bL-S-E-P163337372005007800111.189.311.243.5544592.243.054.23315.5617.781.140.00.0028.6
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)6581963204464758732675899350615191858.236.273.394.6672102774156.207.158.2514.7116.653.5426.93.4733.6
    American League Totals (7 yrs)38411601122684163714046572105811931.231.268.372.640124143284.189.141.2504.5916.923.6831.42.9831.3
    National League Totals (4 yrs)27480392196342361271242140178927.244.280.426.70686134272.233.182.2524.8816.263.3322.34.1836.7
    Minor League Totals5351956280544952177330000000000.278.278.466.7441956912193.188.188.2490.000.000.0025.43.9435.5
    Minor: D Totals18464673175261413101000000000.271.271.415.68664626853.144.144.2560.000.000.0049.72.0130.3
    Minor: Ind Totals114442781532442897000000000.346.346.609.95544226956.262.263.3020.000.000.0015.86.3336.6
    Minor: A Totals882873868143934000000000.237.237.401.63828711526.164.164.2120.000.000.0031.93.1438.2
    Minor: A+ Totals133501671371782275000000000.273.273.471.74450123647.198.198.2400.000.000.0022.84.3934.3
    Minor: AA Totals682242450111226000000000.223.223.308.5312246914.085.085.2160.000.000.00112.00.8928.0
    Minor: AAA Totals24694415128953944195000000000.306.306.521.827944492106.215.215.2720.000.000.0021.54.6636.7
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (2 yrs)19464872156252271011222106155222.241.265.410.67568126654.202.169.2483.2315.574.8224.03.9634.6
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)131466471121911559221671334211.240.268.382.65049217835.176.142.2533.2514.434.4431.13.0531.2
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)98264276062103913245701156.227.291.379.67029010018.235.152.2538.2819.662.3826.43.4530.0
    Minnesota Twins Totals (3 yrs)89241185210032301105003415.216.243.295.5382587113.116.079.2553.8819.385.0080.31.1625.0
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (2 yrs)8015520409092600203402375.258.337.490.8271807618.361.232.27011.1118.891.7017.25.0045.0
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)491421534426131052311215.239.267.423.6901516012.225.184.2433.3115.234.6023.73.9735.3
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)17475102136002910004.213.260.489.74950236.319.276.2004.0018.004.5015.76.0060.0
    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
    1965Minnesota TwinsALMLB231B2015.01800018181.0009.001.201.28.75
    1965Minnesota TwinsALMLB23OF14093.01730120201.0001.400.228.660.96
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLB241B5032.2290133029.9675.800.903.18.83
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLB24OF400307.0702107372.9861.800.2324.770.25
    1967Minnesota TwinsALMLB25OF7057.0120101312.9231.700.214.377.87
    1968New York YankeesALMLB261B280229.124315218260258.9929.201.1317.321.42
    1968New York YankeesALMLB---RF9693806.1177971193186.964---------------
    1968New York YankeesALMLB---LF119.02000221.000---------------
    1968New York YankeesALMLB26OF950815.1160970176169.9601.800.2158.672.53
    1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB271B308.08001881.0002.701.001.92.57
    1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB27OF1090868.1153632162159.9811.500.1867.390.83
    1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB281B102.01000111.0001.000.500.61.42
    1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB28OF580444.0101220105103.9811.800.2336.078.45
    1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLB291B290174.017511122187186.9956.401.0718.029.64
    1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLB293B12076.0812102120.9521.700.267.512.25
    1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLB29OF450314.0812118483.9881.800.2628.045.96
    1972California AngelsALMLB30OF360283.0622106564.9851.800.2323.273.55
    1972Boston Red SoxALMLB30OF120101.01910020201.0001.700.207.770.68
    1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLB311B109.09000991.0009.001.000.62.16
    1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLB31OF360258.25010051511.0001.400.2022.276.64
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLB323B8043.047201311.8461.400.264.924.25
    1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLB32OF105.0000000.0000.000.000.63.09
    MLB Totals - (1B)690948326444513509.9927.4056.560.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)20001219303431.9121.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)453064172528164769753.9791.701.170.00.00
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    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
    1965MLB--2------14-
    1966MLB--5------40-
    1967MLB---------7-
    1968MLB--28------95-
    1969MLB--3------109-
    1970MLB--1------58-
    1971MLB--29-12----45-
    1972MLB---------48-
    1973MLB--1------36-
    1974MLB----8----1-
    Totals--69-20----453-