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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Ralph Kress
Stat Years
1927-1946  [mlb] 1927-1946
Height/Weight
5-11 / 165
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (835) ... 3B (170) ... 1B (162) ... OF (124) ... 2B (59) ... P (4)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1962-11-29 [55.331]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Frankford (Philadelphia,PA)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1927-09-24 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.265)
Service Time
Organizations
SLA [8] CHA [3] WS1 [3] DET [2] NY1 [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13948 ... retro id: kresr101 ... mlbam id: 117313
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1927St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-20ss---1723372113003301000.304.385.609.99427144.435.305.00011.1111.111.0023.03.7057.1
    1928St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-21ss---2150560781532610381544870126000.273.332.371.70363520839.186.098.0007.5611.021.46186.70.4725.5
    1929St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-22ss---3147557821703849107585254117000.305.366.436.80262724351.219.131.0008.298.611.0461.91.4430.0
    1930St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-23ss---415461494192438161123125056213000.313.366.487.85367929967.241.174.0007.368.251.1238.42.3634.9
    1931St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla4243b---51506058718846816114316464813000.311.360.493.85365529870.236.182.0007.027.331.0437.82.4437.2
    1932St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-253b---61452290129114601000.173.232.327.55957173.231.154.0007.0210.531.5026.03.5133.3
    1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2425of-ss---61355158314742495763473616000.285.346.435.78156922455.247.150.0008.266.330.7757.21.5837.4
    1933Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3261b---712946747116205107844374007000.248.304.377.68151117635.208.129.0007.247.831.0846.71.9630.2
    1934Chicago White SoxALMLBcha14272b---8814340001003300000.286.412.286.6981740.214.000.00017.6517.651.000.00.000.0
    1934Washington Senators IALMLBws125271b---85617118394342430171902000.228.298.357.6551906111.246.129.0008.9510.001.1242.82.1128.2
    1935Washington Senators IALMLBws12628ss---984252327513424233251602000.298.361.405.76627910219.206.107.0008.965.730.64126.00.7225.3
    1936Washington Senators IALMLBws12529ss-2b---101093915111120685160392504000.284.349.427.77643416734.258.143.0008.995.760.6448.91.8430.6
    1938St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla331ss---111505667417133377954694709000.302.378.408.78664423143.230.106.00010.717.300.6880.91.0925.1
    1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-32ss---1213435121008106201004.279.367.302.66950131.186.023.00012.004.000.330.00.008.3
    1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet2332ss-2b---125115719387012221171604007.242.316.306.622178488.178.064.0009.558.990.94157.00.5621.0
    1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet26333b-ss---13339913223111100101201007.222.294.303.597110305.182.081.0009.0910.911.2099.00.9122.7
    1946New York GiantsNLMLBny13139p---1411000000001000000.000.500.000.500200.000.000.00050.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)139150876911454298588979947564744536970018.286.347.420.76756642135445.225.134.3008.378.000.9657.21.5730.6
    American League Totals (16 yrs)139050866911454298588979947564734536970018.286.347.420.76756622135445.225.134.3008.358.000.9657.21.5730.6
    National League Totals (1 yrs)11000000001000000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.000.000.000.00.000.0
    St. Louis Browns Totals (8 yrs)785302042590218935545132345278286571004.299.359.438.79733741323278.224.139.3168.248.481.0355.91.6030.8
    Chicago White Sox Totals (3 yrs)272996133267629191361078779113000.268.327.406.733109740490.228.138.2767.937.200.9152.41.7333.7
    Washington Senators I Totals (3 yrs)249814101225371314117123816008000.276.342.405.74790333064.240.129.2858.976.640.7458.11.5528.4
    Detroit Tigers Totals (2 yrs)842563260101233212728050014.234.307.305.6122887813.180.071.2579.389.721.04128.00.6921.7
    New York Giants Totals (1 yrs)11000000001000000.000.500.000.5002001.000.000.00050.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1935Washington Senators IALMLBws126281---0012.7130003305.28980550002.2912.710.007.947.9414.291.00.000
    1935MLB Totals: WS1byYearMLB----281---0013.8530003305.78980550002.5013.850.008.658.6515.581.00.000
    1946New York GiantsNLMLBny131392---0012.2710000103.25551110011.6412.272.452.452.4512.271.00.000
    1946MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----391---0014.0610000103.75551110011.8814.062.812.812.8114.061.00.000
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)0012.8640003409.31314131660012.0912.860.995.935.9313.851.00.000
    American League Totals (1 yrs)0013.8530003305.78980550002.5013.850.008.658.6515.581.00.000
    National League Totals (1 yrs)0014.0610000103.75551110011.8814.062.812.812.8114.061.00.000
    Washington Senators I Totals (1 yrs)0013.8530003305.78980550002.5013.850.008.658.6515.581.00.000
    New York Giants Totals (1 yrs)0014.0610000103.75551110011.8814.062.812.812.8114.061.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1927St. Louis BrownsALMLB20SS700.01225143837.9745.300.004.6100.03
    1928St. Louis BrownsALMLB21SS15000.03184005599773718.9294.800.0097.4100.01
    1929St. Louis BrownsALMLB22SS14600.03124414394796753.9465.200.0096.199.31
    1930St. Louis BrownsALMLB233B3100.0355710410292.9023.000.0020.120.13
    1930St. Louis BrownsALMLB23SS12300.02713494183661620.9385.000.0079.979.91
    1931St. Louis BrownsALMLB241B1000.0941048108104.96310.400.006.56.72
    1931St. Louis BrownsALMLB243B8400.0921411612249233.9362.800.0054.556.01
    1931St. Louis BrownsALMLB24SS3800.03747679084.9332.200.0024.725.32
    1931St. Louis BrownsALMLB24OF4000.0828519590.9472.300.0026.026.75
    1932Chicago White SoxALMLB251B100.01020412121.00012.000.000.70.73
    1932Chicago White SoxALMLB253B1900.01734645751.8952.700.0012.614.12
    1932St. Louis BrownsALMLB253B1400.02327555550.9093.600.009.1100.04
    1932Chicago White SoxALMLB25SS5300.01251551935299280.9365.300.0035.139.32
    1932Chicago White SoxALMLB25OF6400.01391272158151.9562.400.0042.447.44
    1933Chicago White SoxALMLB261B11100.0116960288312571229.97811.100.0074.086.01
    1933Chicago White SoxALMLB26OF800.0160101716.9412.000.005.36.26
    1934Washington Senators IALMLB271B3000.029111216304302.99310.100.0019.753.63
    1934Washington Senators IALMLB272B600.018150433331.0005.500.003.910.73
    1934Chicago White SoxALMLB272B300.05200771.0002.300.002.037.55
    1934Washington Senators IALMLB273B100.0000000.0000.000.000.71.86
    1934Washington Senators IALMLB27SS100.04501991.0009.000.000.71.83
    1934Washington Senators IALMLB27OF1000.01510016161.0001.600.006.617.96
    1935Washington Senators IALMLB281B500.0352183837.9747.400.003.36.02
    1935Washington Senators IALMLB282B100.00200221.0002.000.000.71.24
    1935Washington Senators IALMLB28SS5300.01182041253334322.9646.100.0034.663.12
    1935Washington Senators IALMLB28OF200.0401054.8002.000.001.32.49
    1935Washington Senators IALMLB28P305.20300331.0001.000.582.03.614
    1936Washington Senators IALMLB291B500.0373124140.9768.000.003.34.62
    1936Washington Senators IALMLB292B3300.086100121187186.9955.600.0021.630.33
    1936Washington Senators IALMLB29SS6400.01432122852383355.9275.500.0041.858.72
    1938St. Louis BrownsALMLB31SS15000.032138826100735709.9654.700.0098.7100.01
    1939Detroit TigersALMLB322B1600.029476138276.9274.800.0010.431.43
    1939Detroit TigersALMLB323B400.077111514.9333.500.002.67.84
    1939Detroit TigersALMLB32SS2500.04869515122117.9594.700.0016.249.03
    1939St. Louis BrownsALMLB32SS1300.027294106056.9334.300.008.4100.04
    1940Detroit TigersALMLB333B1700.02041516661.9243.600.0011.051.52
    1940Detroit TigersALMLB33SS1200.02533356158.9514.800.007.836.43
    1946New York GiantsNLMLB39P103.22301551.0005.001.560.6100.020
    MLB Totals - (1B)162001636883612117601724.98010.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)5900138166738311304.9775.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)170001943074327544501.9212.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)835001761235724355843614118.9444.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)1240025621143291277.9522.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)4082601881.0002.000.950.00.00
    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
    1927MLB-----7-----
    1928MLB-----150-----
    1929MLB-----146-----
    1930MLB----31123-----
    1931MLB--10-8438---40-
    1932MLB--1-3353---64-
    1933MLB--111------8-
    1934MLB--30911---10-
    1935MLB3-51-53---2-
    1936MLB--533-64-----
    1938MLB-----150-----
    1939MLB---16438-----
    1940MLB----1712-----
    1946MLB1----------
    Totals4-16259170835---124-