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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Nelson Elmer Mathews
Stat Years
1960-1965  [mlb] 1960-1965
Height/Weight
6-4 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (275)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Columbia (Columbia,IL)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the in 1959
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1960-09-09 - Boxscore  (Age: 19.050)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [4] KC1 [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14881 ... retro id: mathn101 ... mlbam id: 118418
Relations
Father of TJ Mathews
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1218ofL-S-E-P138120000000200000.250.250.250.500820.000.000.3330.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    1961Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2319ofL-S-E-P239010000000200000.111.111.111.222910.000.000.1430.0022.220.000.00.000.0
    1962Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2320ofL-S-E-P3154951520213335421001.306.393.469.86257234.265.163.3028.777.020.8024.53.5126.7
    1963Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2321ofL-S-E-P46115512243241034164800025.155.234.277.511171439.219.122.1949.3628.073.0038.82.3437.5
    1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1522ofL-S-E-P51575735813727514602343143121718.239.293.377.67062021646.211.138.2956.9423.063.3340.92.2633.6
    1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1523ofL-S-E-P66718417397721502244901244.212.300.359.6592116616.266.147.27411.3723.222.0492.00.9541.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)3069789321839142298812882483431328.223.288.359.647107635175.222.136.2768.1823.052.8244.52.0434.4
    American League Totals (2 yrs)224757751763412167525671921331122.232.295.373.66883128262.225.141.2908.0623.102.8747.31.9335.2
    National League Totals (4 yrs)8222118425262367215621026.190.266.312.5782456913.213.122.2268.5722.862.6736.82.4531.0
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (2 yrs)224757751763412167525671921331122.232.295.373.66883128262.225.141.2908.0623.102.8747.31.9335.2
    Chicago Cubs Totals (4 yrs)8222118425262367215621026.190.266.312.5782456913.213.122.2268.5722.862.6736.82.4531.0
    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
    1960Chicago CubsNLMLB18OF200.05000551.0002.500.001.366.712
    1961Chicago CubsNLMLB19OF200.05000551.0002.500.001.366.710
    1962Chicago CubsNLMLB20OF1400.0250102625.9621.800.008.693.35
    1963Chicago CubsNLMLB21OF4600.0911219492.9792.000.0028.475.45
    1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLB22OF15400.03845132402389.9682.500.0095.198.12
    1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLB23OF5700.0103120106104.9811.800.0035.285.14
    MLB Totals - (OF)275006137183638620.9722.300.000.00.00
    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
    1960MLB---------2-
    1961MLB---------2-
    1962MLB---------14-
    1963MLB---------46-
    1964MLB---------154-
    1965MLB---------57-
    Totals---------275-