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Lou KretlowTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1946-1956 MLB Years: 1946-1956
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PositionsP-199Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLouis Henry Lena Kretlow
Height6-2Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 27,1921PlaceApache,Oklahoma
Death DateSeptember 12,2007 [86.077]
High SchoolPutnam City (Oklahoma City,OK)
MLB DebutSeptember 26,1946 [25.091]
OrganizationsCHA [4] DET [3] BAL [2] SLA [2] KC1 [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13949Retrosheet IDkretl101MLBAM ID117314
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Baltimore Orioles in 1955
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts78Walks15Hittable50SO/BB36vsPower50Hitting18Durability49Team.456Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet35ST25103.0011010009.07332240001.007.002.002.004.002.001.0005.05
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet30S/R27214.63523102023.021141211190001.378.100.394.243.470.82.6673.86
1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet36S/R28326.16251015108076.0855852569405002.0310.070.598.174.740.58.6005.04
1950St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla25S/R290211.93927006014.0251919218100003.0015.701.2611.306.280.56.0006.77
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28Rel29003.8011110005021.017139127140002.067.170.4211.395.910.52-5.68
1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23S/R30694.20261887100137.01297764774893001.488.470.464.865.851.20.4003.46
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23S/R31442.9619118423179.0523126556633001.375.920.576.387.181.13.5003.75
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23S/R32003.48936003020.212118230152002.035.230.8713.066.530.50-6.75
1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla22S/R32155.11221111006081.0935646552373001.7910.330.565.784.110.71.1674.41
1954Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23S/R336114.373220125020166.216983811282822001.519.130.654.434.431.00.3533.83
1955Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23S/R34048.2215510005038.0503935327264002.0111.740.706.346.100.96.0004.14
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc118,23S/R35495.31252053030118.212175701774613001.649.181.295.614.630.82.3085.07
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter27474.8719910495223431783.07814794256252245025001.668.950.715.985.160.86.3651.87
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter10133.73653332113111257.1210132107151871818001.547.330.526.526.310.97.435-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6155.094725225070204.1219122116151091086001.609.610.664.794.740.99.286-
St. Louis Browns Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter176.143113180012095.01187565770473001.9711.140.666.614.440.67.125-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter635.5731131830100108.01137567882535001.809.390.666.814.400.65.667-
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter495.31252053030118.212175701774613001.649.181.295.614.630.82.308-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings8134.8756292761120220.0219134119171461267001.668.950.715.985.160.86.3811.87

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet35p2514121001000100000.500.500.7501.250314.667.250.250.5750.0025.000.000.000.0050.00
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet30p2758040001000101000.500.500.5001.000409.571.000.000.4700.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet36p2825260000010011601000.000.037.000.0370028.000.000.038.0283.5757.1416.000.000.000.00
1950St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla25p29103000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28p29114000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1950Totals for AL-AL         217000000000200000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23p3026481400050022401001.083.120.083.2034051.167.000.042.1043.9247.0612.000.000.000.00
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23p3119201110000031402000.050.174.100.2742125.167.050.200.15212.0056.004.670.000.00100.00
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23p3294000000001200000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14520.0040.002.000.000.000.00
1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla22p3222252500010001402000.200.200.200.4005027.455.000.000.1840.0051.850.000.000.000.00
1953Totals for AL-AL         31292500010011602000.172.200.172.3725032.385.000.034.1783.1350.0016.000.000.000.00
1954Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23p3332511800010051904000.157.232.157.3898060.250.000.098.1978.3331.673.800.000.000.00
1955Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23p341511010002000601000.091.091.091.1821012.200.000.000.0830.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc118,23p3525331200000041904000.061.162.061.2232041.143.000.121.1269.7646.344.750.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter200237727200120016118016001.114.170.122.292292269.227.008.076.0005.9543.877.380.000.007.41
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter65762510050064103001.066.134.079.2136185.143.013.092.0007.0648.246.830.000.0020.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter47621900030052505000.145.209.145.3549072.243.000.081.0006.9434.725.000.000.000.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter31381610030011802000.158.179.184.3637141.300.026.053.0002.4443.9018.000.000.0016.67
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25331200000041904000.061.162.061.2232041.143.000.121.0009.7646.344.750.000.000.00
St. Louis Browns Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter32282500010001502000.179.179.179.3585030.385.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16219262220010001396013001.114.170.122.292232218.227.008.076.0005.9543.877.380.000.007.41

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P1-9-1--111.0001.000.11-----1100.00.6
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P5-23-5--551.0001.000.22-----5100.03.2
1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P25-76223212725.9261.000.33-----25100.016.2
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P11-21-1--111.0000.090.05-----11100.07.1
1950St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29P9-14-2--221.0000.220.14-----1090.05.8
1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30P26-137522323027.9001.040.20-----26100.016.9
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31P19-7919-210101.0000.530.13-----19100.012.3
1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla32P22-81373-1310.7690.450.12-----22100.014.3
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32P9-203611109.9001.000.45-----9100.05.8
1954Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33P32-166430-234341.0001.060.20-----32100.020.8
1955Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34P15-38111--12121.0000.800.32-----15100.09.7
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc135P25-118516212321.9130.840.18-----25100.016.2
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P199-78224133119168157.9350.790.20-----1990.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet251----------
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet275----------
1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet2825----------
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2911----------
1950St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla299----------
1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3026----------
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3119----------
1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla3222----------
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha329----------
1954Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3332----------
1955Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3415----------
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc13525----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1955-09-10Purchased by Athletics from Seattle (PCL). 
1955-06-07Purchased by Seattle (PCL) from Orioles. 
1953-06-13TradeTraded by White Sox with Darrell Johnson and Cash to Browns for Bob Elliott and Virgil Trucks. 
1950-07-05Claimed on waivers by White Sox from Browns. 
1949-12-14TradeTraded by Tigers with Cash to Browns for Jerry Priddy. 
1946-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
* 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.