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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Frederick Charles Merkle
Stat Years
1907-1926  [mlb] 1907-1926
Height/Weight
6-1 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
1B (1547) ... OF (46) ... 2B (3) ... 3B (1)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1956-03-02 [67.072]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1907-09-21 - Boxscore  (Age: 18.275)
Service Time
Organizations
NY1 [10] CHN [4] BRO [2] NYA [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15303 ... retro id: merkf101 ... mlbam id: 118971
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1907New York GiantsNLMLBny1-181b---115470121005001001000.255.271.277.54849131.000.022.0002.040.000.000.00.008.3
    1908New York GiantsNLMLBny1-191b---238416112117004002000.268.333.439.77247184.000.171.0008.510.000.0041.02.1336.4
    1909New York GiantsNLMLBny1-201b---3792361545910208016014000.191.245.237.4822575610.000.046.0006.230.000.000.00.0022.2
    1910New York GiantsNLMLBny1-211b---41445067514835144702304459319000.292.353.441.79457222353.000.149.0007.6910.311.34126.50.7035.8
    1911New York GiantsNLMLBny1-221b---514954180153241012844904360614000.283.342.431.77360423346.000.148.0007.129.931.4045.11.9930.1
    1912New York GiantsNLMLBny1-231b---6129479821482261184370427088000.309.374.449.82353721539.000.140.0007.8213.041.6743.52.0526.4
    1913New York GiantsNLMLBny1-241b---71535637814730132693504160310000.261.315.371.68661720945.000.110.0006.659.721.46281.50.3230.6
    1914New York GiantsNLMLBny1-251b---814651271132257763230528017000.258.327.375.70257219239.000.117.0009.0913.991.5473.11.2229.5
    1915New York GiantsNLMLBny1-261b---91405055215125346220153639214000.299.348.384.73255719432.166.085.0006.467.001.08126.20.7221.2
    1916New York GiantsNLMLBny1-271b---101124014595193744170334687000.237.308.352.66044914129.000.115.0007.3510.241.3957.31.5630.5
    1916Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-271b---1023696161002207411000.232.312.246.55878171.000.014.0008.975.130.570.00.006.2
    1917Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-281b---1128111000000100000.125.125.250.375821.000.125.0000.0012.500.000.00.00100.0
    1917Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-281b---11146549651463093571304260413000.266.323.370.69360820342.000.104.0006.919.871.43183.00.4928.8
    1918Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-291b---12129482551432553652103536420000.297.349.388.73754118733.000.091.0006.476.651.03160.70.5523.1
    1919Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-301b---13133498521332063622003335212000.267.315.349.66454517429.000.082.0006.066.421.06166.00.5521.8
    1920Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-311b---14923303394204338352432112000.285.335.397.73236713127.179.112.0006.548.721.33110.00.8228.7
    1925New York YankeesALMLBnya-361b---15713451001101102000.385.429.462.8911661.231.077.0006.256.251.000.00.0020.0
    1926New York YankeesALMLBnya-371b---1612000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (18 yrs)16385782720158029082607332722045458344146000.273.331.383.71464262214432.232.110.2967.079.071.2896.40.9327.3
    National League Totals (16 yrs)16305767716157528982607322712045358244144000.273.331.383.71464082208431.232.110.2967.079.081.2896.10.9427.4
    American League Totals (2 yrs)815451001101102000.333.375.400.7751861.200.067.3575.565.561.000.00.0020.0
    New York Giants Totals (10 yrs)1105383150410421925848508212153124143286000.272.332.390.72242611494298.251.118.2957.329.721.3379.81.1328.6
    Chicago Cubs Totals (4 yrs)50018592055169524122225751341631157000.278.330.374.7042061695131.196.096.2996.507.911.22154.90.5825.4
    Brooklyn Robins Totals (2 yrs)25777172002207511000.221.294.247.54186192.143.026.2368.145.810.710.00.0011.8
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)815451001101102000.333.375.400.7751861.200.067.3575.565.561.000.00.0020.0
    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
    1907New York GiantsNLMLB181B1500.0122774136129.9498.600.009.8100.04
    1908New York GiantsNLMLB191B1100.06010261611.0005.500.007.128.92
    1908New York GiantsNLMLB192B100.02201441.0004.000.000.62.65
    1908New York GiantsNLMLB193B100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.64
    1908New York GiantsNLMLB19OF500.03000331.0000.600.003.213.26
    1909New York GiantsNLMLB201B7000.0625271629668652.9769.300.0045.888.62
    1909New York GiantsNLMLB202B100.01300441.0004.000.000.71.36
    1910New York GiantsNLMLB211B14400.0139084298715031474.98110.200.0093.5100.01
    1911New York GiantsNLMLB221B14800.01375117227315141492.98510.100.0096.799.31
    1912New York GiantsNLMLB231B12900.0122972277713281301.98010.100.0085.4100.01
    1913New York GiantsNLMLB241B15300.0146376228615611539.98610.100.00100.7100.01
    1914New York GiantsNLMLB251B14600.0146388168015671551.99010.600.0094.8100.01
    1915New York GiantsNLMLB261B11000.0112353136211891176.98910.700.0072.478.61
    1915New York GiantsNLMLB26OF3000.0685217573.9732.400.0019.721.45
    1916New York GiantsNLMLB271B11200.0118358206112611241.98411.100.0073.7100.01
    1916Brooklyn RobinsNLMLB271B1500.0126413131130.9928.700.009.765.23
    1916Brooklyn RobinsNLMLB27OF400.05100661.0001.500.002.617.45
    1917Chicago CubsNLMLB281B14000.0141566268415071481.98310.600.0090.995.91
    1917Brooklyn RobinsNLMLB281B200.02310124241.00012.000.001.3100.04
    1917Chicago CubsNLMLB28OF600.01520117171.0002.800.003.94.17
    1918Chicago CubsNLMLB291B12900.0138882156914851470.99011.400.00100.0100.01
    1919Chicago CubsNLMLB301B13200.0149456236615731550.98511.700.0094.399.21
    1919Chicago CubsNLMLB302B100.0000000.0000.000.000.70.86
    1920Chicago CubsNLMLB311B8500.0906541552975960.98511.300.0055.292.41
    1920Chicago CubsNLMLB31OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.17
    1925New York YankeesALMLB361B500.02810329291.0005.800.003.271.43
    1926New York YankeesALMLB371B100.06000661.0006.000.000.6100.03
    MLB Totals - (1B)154700154198472528391651816266.98510.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)3003501881.0002.700.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)46009182210199.9802.200.000.00.00
    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
    1907MLB--15--------
    1908MLB--1111----5-
    1909MLB--701-------
    1910MLB--144--------
    1911MLB--148--------
    1912MLB--129--------
    1913MLB--153--------
    1914MLB--146--------
    1915MLB--110------30-
    1916MLB--127------4-
    1917MLB--142------6-
    1918MLB--129--------
    1919MLB--1321-------
    1920MLB--85------1-
    1925MLB--5--------
    1926MLB--1--------
    Totals--154731----46-