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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Louis Henry Lena Kretlow
Stat Years
1946-1956  [mlb] 1946-1956
Height/Weight
6-2 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (199)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2007-09-12 [86.077]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Putnam City (Oklahoma City,OK)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1946-09-26 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.091)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [4] DET [3] BAL [2] SLA [2] KC1 [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13949 ... retro id: kretl101 ... mlbam id: 117314
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet35251---103.0011100009.07332240001.007.002.002.004.003.002.001.000
    1946MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----251---103.0011100009.07332240001.007.002.002.004.003.002.001.000
    1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet30272---214.63521023023.121141211190001.378.100.394.243.475.400.82.667
    1948MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----271---214.68521023023.321141211190001.398.180.394.293.515.450.82.667
    1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet36283---326.16251010815076.0855852569405012.0310.070.598.174.746.870.58.600
    1949MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----281---326.16251010815076.0855852569405012.0310.070.598.174.746.870.58.600
    1950St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla25294---0211.93920067014.1251919218100023.0015.701.2611.306.2811.930.56.000
    1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28294---003.8011100510021.117139127140002.067.170.4211.395.915.480.52.000
    1950MLB Totals: SLA-CHAbyYearMLB----292---027.16203001117035.7423228345240022.4710.740.7711.516.148.180.53.000
    1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23305---694.20261871080137.01297764774893031.488.470.464.865.855.061.20.400
    1951MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----301---694.20261871080137.01297764774893031.488.470.464.865.855.061.20.400
    1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23316---442.9619114238179.0523126556633011.375.920.576.387.183.531.13.500
    1952MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----311---442.9619114238179.0523126556633011.375.920.576.387.183.531.13.500
    1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23327---003.48930036020.212118230152012.035.230.8713.066.534.790.50.000
    1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla22327---155.11221100611081.0935646552373001.7910.330.565.784.116.220.71.167
    1953MLB Totals: CHA-SLAbyYearMLB----322---154.803114009170101.71056754782525011.859.340.627.294.625.960.63.167
    1954Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23338---6114.373220502120166.216983811282822011.519.130.654.434.434.481.00.353
    1954MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----331---6114.393220502120166.716983811282822011.519.150.654.444.444.491.00.353
    1955Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23349---048.2215500510038.1503935327264012.0111.740.706.346.109.160.96.000
    1955MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----341---048.2715500510038.3503935327264012.0211.810.716.386.149.210.96.000
    1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc118,233510---495.31252030350118.212175701774613001.649.181.295.614.635.690.82.308
    1956MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----351---495.33252030350118.712175701774613001.659.211.295.634.645.710.82.308
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)27474.8719910422343951785.378147942562522450250101.668.950.715.985.165.490.86.365
    American League Totals (12 yrs)27474.8719910422343951785.378147942562522450250101.668.950.715.985.165.490.86.365
    Chicago White Sox Totals (4 yrs)10133.73653311311321258.0210132107151871818051.547.330.526.526.314.600.97.435
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (2 yrs)6155.094725507220205.0219122116151091086021.609.610.664.794.745.360.99.286
    St. Louis Browns Totals (2 yrs)176.153113001218095.31187565770473021.9811.170.666.624.457.100.67.125
    Detroit Tigers Totals (3 yrs)635.5831133010180108.31137567882535011.809.410.676.834.416.240.65.667
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (1 yrs)495.33252030350118.712175701774613001.659.211.295.634.645.710.82.308
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet3525p---114121001000100000.500.500.7501.250431.250.250.0000.0025.000.000.00.0050.0
    1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet3027p---258040001000101000.500.500.5001.000940.000.000.0000.0011.110.000.00.000.0
    1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet3628p---325260000010011601000.000.037.000.0372800.038.000.0003.5757.1416.000.00.000.0
    1950St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2529p---4103000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2829p---4114000000000100000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2330p---526481400050022401001.083.120.083.2035140.042.000.0003.9247.0612.000.00.000.0
    1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2331p---619201110000031402000.050.174.100.2742521.200.050.00012.0056.004.670.00.00100.0
    1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2332p---794000000001200000.000.200.000.200500.250.000.00020.0040.002.000.00.000.0
    1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2232p---722252500010001402000.200.200.200.4002750.000.000.0000.0051.850.000.00.000.0
    1954Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2333p---832511800010051904000.157.232.157.3896080.098.000.2508.3331.673.800.00.000.0
    1955Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2334p---91511010002000601000.091.091.091.1821210.000.000.2000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc118,2335p---1025331200000041904000.061.162.061.2234120.121.000.1439.7646.344.750.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)200237727200120016118016001.114.170.122.292269292.076.008.2275.9543.877.380.00.007.4
    American League Totals (12 yrs)200237727200120016118016001.114.170.122.292269292.076.008.2275.9543.877.380.00.007.4
    Chicago White Sox Totals (4 yrs)65762510050064103001.066.134.079.2138561.092.013.1437.0648.246.830.00.0020.0
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (2 yrs)47621900030052505000.145.209.145.3547290.081.000.2436.9434.725.000.00.000.0
    St. Louis Browns Totals (2 yrs)32282500010001502000.179.179.179.3583050.000.000.3850.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Detroit Tigers Totals (3 yrs)31381610030011802000.158.179.184.3634171.053.026.3002.4443.9018.000.00.0016.7
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (1 yrs)25331200000041904000.061.162.061.2234120.121.000.1439.7646.344.750.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1946Detroit TigersALMLB25P109.00100111.0001.000.110.6100.014
    1948Detroit TigersALMLB27P5023.10500551.0001.000.223.2100.011
    1949Detroit TigersALMLB28P25076.0223212725.9261.000.3316.2100.08
    1950Chicago White SoxALMLB29P11021.10100111.0000.100.057.1100.010
    1950St. Louis BrownsALMLB29P9014.10200221.0000.200.145.890.013
    1951Chicago White SoxALMLB30P260137.0522323027.9001.000.2016.9100.07
    1952Chicago White SoxALMLB31P19079.0190210101.0000.500.1312.3100.011
    1953St. Louis BrownsALMLB32P22081.037301310.7690.500.1214.3100.09
    1953Chicago White SoxALMLB32P9020.23611109.9001.000.455.8100.012
    1954Baltimore OriolesALMLB33P320166.24300234341.0001.100.2020.8100.06
    1955Baltimore OriolesALMLB34P15038.11110012121.0000.800.319.7100.010
    1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLB35P250118.2516212321.9130.800.1816.2100.06
    MLB Totals - (P)199078324133119168157.9350.800.200.00.00
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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
    1946MLB1----------
    1948MLB5----------
    1949MLB25----------
    1950MLB20----------
    1951MLB26----------
    1952MLB19----------
    1953MLB31----------
    1954MLB32----------
    1955MLB15----------
    1956MLB25----------
    Totals199----------