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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Samuel Edward Thomas McDowell
Stat Years
1960-1975  [mlb] 1961-1975
Height/Weight
6-5 / 218
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (425) ... 1B (1) ... 2B (1)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Central Catholic (Pittsburgh,PA)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the in 1960
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Hoot Evers
MLB Debut
1961-09-15 - Boxscore  (Age: 18.359)
Service Time
Organizations
CLE [11] SFN [2] NYA [2] PIT [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15074 ... retro id: mcdos101 ... mlbam id: 118659
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1960LakelandFSLA+----171---563.3416000000105.08551390801000001.577.290.006.868.574.371.25.455
    1960Minor Totals: byYearA+----171---563.34160000160105.08551390801000001.577.290.006.868.574.371.25.455
    1961Salt Lake CityPCLAAA----182---13104.4232000000175.0143988601521560001.697.350.007.828.025.041.03.565
    1961Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17182Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0011000006.13000550001.264.260.007.117.110.001.00.000
    1961Minor Totals: byYearAAA----181---13104.42320000320175.0143988601521560001.697.350.007.828.025.041.03.565
    1961MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----181Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0011000006.33000550001.314.430.007.387.380.001.00.000
    1962Salt Lake CityPCLAAA----193---322.03600000040.02899023340001.286.300.005.187.652.031.48.600
    1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17193Log - Sp - Ext - Perf376.06251300512187.2816459970705041.728.320.927.197.196.571.00.300
    1962Minor Totals: byYearAAA----191---322.03600006040.02899023340001.286.300.005.187.652.031.48.600
    1962MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----191Log - Sp - Ext - Perf376.09251300512187.7816459970705041.738.360.937.227.226.611.00.300
    1963JacksonvilleILAAA----204---363.411200000087.0633533050840001.306.520.005.178.693.621.68.333
    1963Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34204Log - Sp - Ext - Perf354.8514123102065.0633735644637001.658.720.836.098.725.121.43.375
    1963Minor Totals: byYearAAA----201---363.4112000012087.0633533050840001.306.520.005.178.693.621.68.333
    1963MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf354.8514123102065.0633735644637001.658.720.836.098.725.121.43.375
    1964PortlandPCLAAA----215---801.18900000076.03411100241020000.764.030.002.8412.081.304.251.000
    1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle48215Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1162.70312462371173.11486052810017711231.437.680.425.199.193.121.77.647
    1964Minor Totals: byYearAAA----211---801.18900009076.03411100241020000.764.030.002.8412.081.304.251.000
    1964MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1162.70312462371173.31486052810017711231.437.690.425.209.203.121.77.647
    1965Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle48226Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17112.184235143574273.01788066913232517061.145.870.304.3510.712.642.46.607
    1965MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf17112.184235143574273.01788066913232517061.145.870.304.3510.712.642.46.607
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle48237Log - Sp - Ext - Perf982.87352885573194.11306662121022255161.196.020.564.7210.423.062.21.529
    1966MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf982.87352885573194.31306662121022255161.206.030.564.7310.433.062.21.529
    1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle48248Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13153.853737101000236.12011121012112323618071.377.650.804.688.994.271.92.464
    1967MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13153.853737101000236.32011121012112323618071.377.660.804.699.004.271.92.464
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle48259Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15141.813837113010269.018178541311028371101.086.060.433.689.472.612.57.517
    1968MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15141.813837113010269.018178541311028371101.086.060.433.689.472.612.57.517
    1969Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle482610Log - Sp - Ext - Perf18142.943938184111285.0222111931310227914171.147.010.413.228.813.512.74.563
    1969MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf18142.943938184111285.0222111931310227914171.147.010.413.228.813.512.74.563
    1970Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle482711Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20122.923939191200305.0236108992513130417071.206.960.743.878.973.192.32.625
    1970MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20122.923939191200305.0236108992513130417071.206.960.743.878.973.192.32.625
    1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle482812Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13173.40353182341214.216089812215319213031.466.710.926.418.053.731.25.433
    1971MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13173.40353182341214.716089812215319213031.466.720.926.438.073.741.25.433
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn482913Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1084.33282540130164.11558679128612211061.478.490.664.716.684.711.42.556
    1972MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1084.33282540130164.31558679128612211061.478.500.664.726.694.721.42.556
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn473014Log - Sp - Ext - Perf124.5018300615340.0452320429355001.8510.130.906.537.885.181.21.333
    1973New York YankeesALMLBnya29,483014Log - Sp - Ext - Perf583.9516152111095.2734742464756001.436.870.386.027.064.421.17.385
    1973MLB Totals: SFN-NYAbyYearMLB----302Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6104.133418217163135.7118706289311011001.567.860.536.197.324.661.18.375
    1974New York YankeesALMLBnya483115Log - Sp - Ext - Perf164.691370036048.0422725641333001.737.881.137.696.195.060.80.143
    1974MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf164.691370036048.0422725641333001.737.881.137.696.195.060.80.143
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit483216Log - Sp - Ext - Perf212.8614100413034.2301111020291201.447.790.005.197.532.861.45.667
    1975MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf212.8914100413034.7301111020291201.467.890.005.267.632.891.45.667
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)1411343.17425346103233979142,492.31948999879164131224531407591.317.040.594.748.863.611.87.513
    American League Totals (13 yrs)1281233.0736531799232848112,253.31718879769148117722671235531.286.860.594.709.063.511.93.510
    National League Totals (3 yrs)13114.1460294011313239.02301201101613518617261.538.660.605.087.004.521.38.542
    Minor League Totals32243.30750000750483.035320417703294760001.416.580.006.138.873.801.45.571
    Minor: A+ Totals563.34160000160105.08551390801000001.577.290.006.868.574.371.25.455
    Minor: AAA Totals27183.29590000590378.026815313802493760001.376.380.005.938.953.641.51.600
    Cleveland Indians Totals (11 yrs)1221093.0033629597222441112,109.71603805702138107221591145531.276.840.594.579.213.432.01.528
    San Francisco Giants Totals (2 yrs)11104.374628407183204.3200109991611515716061.548.820.715.076.924.811.37.524
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)6144.21292221470143.71157467101051089001.547.230.636.606.794.651.03.300
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)212.8914100413034.7301111020291201.467.890.005.267.632.891.45.667
    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%
    1961Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1718pL-S-E-P112000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1719pL-S-E-P225261400010001301000.154.154.154.3082740.000.000.3080.0048.150.000.00.000.0
    1963Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3420pL-S-E-P31519140000001904001.211.250.211.4612440.053.000.4004.1737.509.000.00.000.0
    1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4821pL-S-E-P431562810020052503000.143.213.161.3746491.107.018.2587.8139.065.000.00.0012.5
    1965Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4822pL-S-E-P5439551210040013505000.126.135.137.272101131.021.011.2000.9934.6535.000.00.008.3
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4823pL-S-E-P6366021201010012703100.200.210.233.44365141.050.033.3531.5441.5427.000.00.008.3
    1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4824pL-S-E-P7378251510160012804101.183.190.232.42288192.061.049.2591.1431.8228.0082.01.1413.3
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4825pL-S-E-P8388551300060033516101.153.189.153.34296130.035.000.2553.1336.4611.670.00.000.0
    1969Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4826pL-S-E-P93992316300601031011102.174.172.207.379104193.022.033.2580.0029.810.000.00.0018.8
    1970Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4827pL-S-E-P104010551300120024208000.124.140.152.292115161.048.028.1941.7436.5221.00105.00.877.7
    1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4828pL-S-E-P11357311300040012606000.178.189.178.36780130.014.000.2771.2532.5026.000.00.000.0
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn4829pL-S-E-P1228593711040012104001.119.133.169.30264102.068.050.1841.5632.8121.000.00.0028.6
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn4730pL-S-E-P131812120000000701000.167.167.167.3341320.000.000.4000.0053.850.000.00.000.0
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4832pL-S-E-P14148000000000500000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0062.500.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)40077434119722360116306156406.154.171.176.34785113611.041.022.2491.8835.9619.13387.00.249.2
    American League Totals (11 yrs)34069530110612320115273151405.158.176.178.3547661249.040.020.2551.9635.6418.20347.50.268.2
    National League Totals (3 yrs)60794911040013305001.114.125.152.27785122.051.038.1961.1838.8233.000.00.0022.2
    Cleveland Indians Totals (11 yrs)34069530110612320115273151405.158.176.178.3547661249.040.020.2551.9635.6418.20347.50.268.2
    San Francisco Giants Totals (2 yrs)46714911040012805001.127.139.169.30877122.056.042.2091.3036.3628.000.00.0022.2
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)148000000000500000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0062.500.000.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1961Cleveland IndiansALMLB18P106.10200221.0002.000.330.6100.015
    1962Cleveland IndiansALMLB19P25087.2414202018.9000.700.2115.4100.010
    1963Cleveland IndiansALMLB20P14065.0470011111.0000.800.178.693.311
    1964Cleveland IndiansALMLB21P310173.1720212927.9310.900.1619.1100.06
    1965Cleveland IndiansALMLB22P420273.0646405652.9291.200.1925.997.73
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLB23P350194.11130224341.9531.200.2121.697.26
    1967Cleveland IndiansALMLB24P370236.1931524540.8891.100.1722.8100.04
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB25P380269.01030474440.9091.100.1523.6100.04
    1969Cleveland IndiansALMLB26P390285.0539454844.9171.100.1524.2100.04
    1970Cleveland IndiansALMLB271B100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.57
    1970Cleveland IndiansALMLB272B100.01000111.0001.000.000.62.58
    1970Cleveland IndiansALMLB27P390305.0335414238.9051.000.1224.197.55
    1971Cleveland IndiansALMLB28P350214.2326423329.8790.800.1421.6100.08
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLB29P280164.1821103029.9671.000.1818.1100.06
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLB30P18040.03500881.0000.400.2011.1100.010
    1973New York YankeesALMLB30P16095.24150119191.0001.200.209.9100.08
    1974New York YankeesALMLB31P13048.0121043.7500.200.068.0100.010
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB32P14034.21502661.0000.400.188.7100.012
    MLB Totals - (1B)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)42502,489793283323440407.9251.000.160.00.00
    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
    1961MLB1----------
    1962MLB25----------
    1963MLB14----------
    1964MLB31----------
    1965MLB42----------
    1966MLB35----------
    1967MLB37----------
    1968MLB38----------
    1969MLB39----------
    1970MLB39-11-------
    1971MLB35----------
    1972MLB28----------
    1973MLB34----------
    1974MLB13----------
    1975MLB14----------
    Totals425-11-------
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