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Tim McCarverTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1959-1980 MLB Years: 1959-1980
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World Series Champion

PositionsC-1387, 1B-103, OF-15, 3B-6, DH-2Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Timothy Mccarver
Height6-1Weight195BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 16,1941 [76.303]PlaceMemphis,Tennessee
High SchoolKeokuk (Keokuk,IA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1959 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
Signing Bonus$75,000Signing ScoutsBuddy Lewis
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1959 [17.329]
OrganizationsSLN [12] PHI [9] BOS [2] MON [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-136
TBC Player ID15002Retrosheet IDmccat101MLBAM ID118563
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed61Power55Contact91XBH56RBIs62Runs35Hitting71Durability51Team.529Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959KeokukMidwA-1765275589964324000000000.360.360.444.80412213275.353.084.084.3570.000.000.001.0991.6713.13
1959RochesterILAAA-17177010251108000000000.357.357.400.75728270.357.043.043.3380.000.000.000.000.008.00
1959Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         823456812475332000000000.359.359.435.79415015345.354.076.075.3530.000.000.000.87115.0012.10
1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln51c17824341000002100000.167.231.208.4395126.174.041.125.2087.693.850.500.000.0025.00
1960MemphisSouA-188530345105112334000000000.347.347.426.77312916303.340.079.079.3450.000.000.000.99101.0015.24
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln9c181010320000000200001.200.200.200.4002010.250.000.000.1810.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20c1922675162116000501001.239.239.343.58223468.246.104.104.2550.007.350.001.4767.0025.00
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln15c211274053911712745152274325454.289.333.383.71615523443.312.094.168.3166.099.711.590.90101.2519.66
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln15c2214346553134193952204044154158.288.343.400.74318631515.300.112.202.3217.778.541.101.7551.6723.13
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln15c23113409481131721148513126103116.276.327.408.73516730444.272.132.218.3196.985.860.842.4837.1826.55
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln15c2415054350149191312689636382051010.274.319.424.74323044586.275.150.221.3216.146.481.062.0545.2529.53
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln15c25138471681392631469885432546199.295.369.452.82121343540.290.157.272.35810.005.930.592.5933.6430.94
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln15c261284343511015654843263112486.253.295.350.64515226467.261.097.159.2885.576.641.191.0786.8023.64
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln15c271385154613427375149492624699.260.323.365.68818837576.260.105.190.3098.514.510.531.2273.5727.61
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi6c2844164164711141422141011043.287.346.439.7857216180.287.152.238.3457.785.560.712.2241.0034.04
1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi6c2913447451132205846534326134711.278.337.392.72918633525.279.114.209.3288.194.950.601.5259.2525.00
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi6c304515214368021412171520222.237.318.329.6475010173.248.092.197.2979.838.670.881.1676.0027.78
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2c307723919605152044191410037.251.309.343.6528211259.250.092.172.2987.345.410.741.9347.8018.33
1972Totals for NL-NL         122391339613173456362930259.246.313.338.65113221432.249.092.182.2988.336.710.811.6255.8621.88
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln151b31130331308816434920383124764.266.339.366.70512123382.280.100.221.3169.958.120.820.79110.3326.14
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln15c32741061323010110122630502.217.353.236.589251136.219.019.217.29316.184.410.270.000.004.35
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33c321128371001104102020.250.344.286.6308134.259.036.214.27611.762.940.250.000.0014.29
1974Totals for MLB-MLB         851341630110121126732522.224.351.246.597332170.227.022.216.29015.294.120.270.000.006.67
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33c331221182103001300010.381.409.571.98012322.444.190.238.4254.5513.643.000.000.0037.50
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi11c33475961520170014700030.254.397.339.73620373.275.085.322.34019.189.590.501.3759.0020.00
1975Totals for MLB-MLB         59807234111000151000040.288.400.400.80032695.319.112.300.35915.7910.530.671.0580.0026.09
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi11c3490155264311232921351411221.277.409.432.8416716194.286.155.387.38818.047.220.401.5551.6737.21
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi11c3593169285413263035281120614.320.410.527.9378921205.304.207.361.40513.665.370.392.9328.1738.89
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi11c369014618369111422282420463.247.367.342.7095011180.280.095.288.31915.5613.330.860.56146.0030.56
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi11c377913713335111220191212257.241.333.314.647437161.254.073.226.28811.807.450.630.62137.0021.21
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi111b3865211002001001001.200.333.400.733217.200.200.400.33514.290.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 21 Season(s)Filter1909552959015012425797645614954842230356411999.271.337.388.72521483966206.277.117.218.0008.836.800.771.5657.0026.38
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter167648113229187666000000000.353.353.431.78427931648.347.078.077.0000.000.000.000.93108.0013.54
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter177010251108000000000.357.357.400.75728270.357.043.043.0000.000.000.000.000.008.00
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter150578103204176658000000000.353.353.434.78725129578.346.081.081.0000.000.000.001.0496.3314.22
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter118137803931029154436645339303252851925448360.272.329.388.71714672634193.277.116.204.0007.756.800.881.5757.2725.56
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter62814611743978012261681715199119108203032.272.359.396.7555791181698.278.124.262.00011.727.010.601.5356.1929.72
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7723919605152044191410037.251.309.343.6528211259.250.092.172.0007.345.410.741.9347.8018.33
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter23494153104105402030.306.370.408.77820456.333.102.224.0008.937.140.800.000.0026.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games16246950127215855544736335108.271.337.388.72518234527.277.117.218.0008.836.800.771.5657.0026.38
Average Minor - Per 162 games162629110222177664000000000.353.353.431.78427130629.347.078.077.0000.000.000.000.93108.0013.54

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17C6--3221-3534.9715.67-----3875.03.9
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18C5--9---991.0001.80------1050.03.2
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19C20--8693-9895.9694.75-----22290.913.0
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21C126--7225557782777.9946.17-----1612799.277.8
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22C137--76243119816805.9875.88-----1614395.884.6
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23C111--6874344734730.9956.58-----1811398.268.9
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24C148--8416277910903.9926.10-----915098.791.4
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25C130--81967310889886.9976.82-----413894.280.7
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26C109--70854116773762.9866.99-----812885.267.3
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27C136--9256614101005991.9867.29-----1513898.684.0
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28C44--3141832335332.9917.55-----244100.027.3
1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29C125--67351118735724.9855.79-----1813493.377.2
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30C45-3652852432312309.9906.870.85211558.367758.428.8
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30C40-341245203-268265.9896.630.7821775.064588.925.6
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30OF14-9927-1-2827.9641.930.27-----7718.29.0
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon303B6-35431187.8751.170.20-----777.83.8
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln311B77-57654530847583575.9867.471.00-----13059.247.5
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31C11-95634116867.9856.090.719375.021308.56.8
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32C21--8693-9895.9694.52-----27428.413.0
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32C8--375--42421.0005.25-6275.011172.74.9
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln321B6--402114342.9777.00------748.13.7
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32DH2---------------1118.21.2
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33C10--585116463.9846.30-8372.714721.36.2
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33C7--184112322.9573.14-4180.0-1258.34.4
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos331B1--3---331.0003.00------128.30.6
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi331B1--4---441.0004.00------472.10.6
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34C41--2549-12632631.0006.41-31879.519045.625.3
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi341B2--11---11111.0005.50------902.21.2
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35C42--2331433250247.9885.88-351767.319345.225.9
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi351B3--5--2551.0001.67------933.21.9
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi36C34--1751211188187.9955.50-141646.719037.821.0
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi361B11--402144342.9773.82------9012.26.8
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37C31--174122-188186.9896.00-141351.9-7939.219.1
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37OF1---------------791.30.6
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi381B2--8---881.0004.00------633.31.2
MLB Totals for C - 20 season(s)-   C1387-8018206588917388858794.9906.3410.981638565.713213870.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B103-576656341054700690.9866.701.20-----1030.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF15-9927-1-2827.9641.800.27-----150.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B6-35431187.8751.170.20-----60.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17-6---------
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln18-5---------
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19-20---------
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21-126---------
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22-137---------
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23-111---------
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24-148---------
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25-130---------
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26-109---------
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27-136---------
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28-44---------
1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29-125---------
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30-45---6---14-
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30-40---------
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31-1177--------
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32-216--------
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32-8--------2
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33-101--------
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33-71--------
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34-412--------
1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35-423--------
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi36-3411--------
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37-31-------1-
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi38--2--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1964St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB227234111115105100000.478.571.7391.31017328.476.261.52217.863.570.203.5723.0027.27
1967St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB25724331002002200000.125.192.167.3594126.136.042.1257.697.691.000.000.0033.33
1968St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB26727390214003200000.333.400.593.99316330.333.260.37010.006.670.673.3327.0033.33
1976Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3424000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1977Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3536110000001300000.167.286.167.453107.333.000.16714.2942.863.000.000.000.00
1978Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB3624200001002000000.000.333.000.333006.000.000.50033.330.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs714310001003400000.071.235.071.3061017.100.000.21417.6523.531.330.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs21741023232111010500000.311.393.500.89337784.313.189.33811.905.950.502.3837.0030.43

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi38Broadcaster1629171.562--1Dallas GreenWon World Series (Royals)
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi39Broadcaster1075948.5512.53Dallas GreenLost in 1st Round (Expos)
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi40Broadcaster1628973.5493.02Pat Corrales
1983New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn41Broadcaster1626894.42022.06Frank Howard,George Bamberger
1984New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn42Broadcaster1629072.5566.52Davey Johnson
1985New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn43Broadcaster1629864.6053.02Davey Johnson
1986New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn44Broadcaster16210854.667--1Davey JohnsonWon World Series (Red Sox)
1987New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn45Broadcaster1629270.5683.02Davey Johnson
1988New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn46Broadcaster16010060.625--1Davey JohnsonLost NLCS (Dodgers)
1989New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn47Broadcaster1628775.5376.02Davey Johnson
1990New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn48Broadcaster1629171.5624.02Bud Harrelson,Davey Johnson
1991New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn49Broadcaster1617784.47820.55Bud Harrelson,Mike Cubbage
1992New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn50Broadcaster1627290.44424.05Jeff Torborg
1993New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn51Broadcaster16259103.36438.07Dallas Green,Jeff Torborg
1994New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn52Broadcaster1135558.48718.53Dallas Green
1995New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn53Broadcaster1446975.47921.02Dallas Green
1996New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn54Broadcaster1627191.43825.04Dallas Green,Bobby Valentine
1997New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn55Broadcaster1628874.54313.03Bobby Valentine
1998New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn56Broadcaster1628874.54318.02Bobby Valentine
1999New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya57Broadcaster1629864.605--3Joe TorreWon World Series (Braves)
2000New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya58Broadcaster1618774.540--1Joe TorreWon World Series (Mets)
2001New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya59Broadcaster1609565.594--1Joe TorreLost World Series (Diamondbacks)
2002San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn60Broadcaster1619566.5902.52Dusty BakerLost World Series (Angels)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1980-10-24Released by Phillies. 
1980-09-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1979-11-07Released by Phillies. 
1975-07-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1975-06-23Released by Red Sox. 
1974-09-01Purchased by Red Sox from Cardinals. 
1972-11-06TradeTraded by Expos to Cardinals for Jorge Roque. 
1972-06-14TradeTraded by Phillies to Expos for John Bateman. 
1969-10-07TradeTraded by Cardinals with Curt Flood, Joe Hoerner and Byron Browne to Phillies for Cookie Rojas, Dick Allen and Jerry Johnson. 
1959-06-08ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.