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Satchel PaigeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1948-1965 MLB Years: 1948-1965
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-179Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLeroy Robert Paige
Height6-3Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 7,1906PlaceMobile,Alabama
Death DateJune 8,1982 [75.336]
MLB DebutJuly 9,1948 [42.002]
OrganizationsSLA [3] CLE [2] KC1 [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-12
TBC Player ID16301Retrosheet IDpaigs101MLBAM ID120181
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts86Walks63Hittable74SO/BB86vsPower74Hitting53Durability58Team.445Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29S/R41612.4821714325172.2612120222431201.147.560.252.725.331.95.8572.74
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29Rel42473.04315261019583.0702928433540101.247.590.433.585.861.64.3643.03
1951St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla22,49Rel44344.79233200016562.0673933629481101.559.730.874.216.971.66.4293.59
1952St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29R/CL4512103.0746640323510138.01165147557912001.257.570.333.725.931.60.5452.78
1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29R/CL46393.5357453003411117.011451461239512101.308.740.922.993.911.31.2504.05
1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc129ST58000.0011000003.01000010000.333.00----3.000.00-1.85
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter28313.29179261537410932475.1429191174291802886501.288.110.553.405.451.60.4750.72
St. Louis Browns Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18233.5712613113328526317.0297141126231251905201.338.420.653.555.391.52.439-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1082.7852124042246155.21315048655971301.197.570.353.185.611.76.556-
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0011000003.01000010000.333.00----3.000.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13143.29831271325015220.0198888013831333201.288.110.553.405.451.60.4810.72

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29p412123020000000502000.087.087.087.1742025.111.000.000.0820.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29p423116010000002400002.063.167.063.2301018.083.000.125.13511.1122.222.000.000.000.00
1951St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla22,49p442316120000000301002.125.125.125.2502017.154.000.000.1160.0017.650.000.000.000.00
1952St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29p4546390500020011004000.128.150.128.2785044.172.000.026.1342.2722.7310.000.000.000.00
1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29p465729120002000901000.069.069.069.1382030.100.000.000.0630.0030.000.000.000.000.00
1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc129p5811000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter17912421200040033208004.097.118.097.215120135.130.000.024.0002.2223.7010.670.000.000.00
St. Louis Browns Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter126842900040012206002.107.118.107.2259091.145.000.012.0001.1024.1822.000.000.000.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5239030000002902002.077.122.077.1993043.100.000.051.0004.6520.934.500.000.000.00
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16211221100040032907004.097.118.097.215110122.130.000.024.0002.2223.7010.670.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle41P21-72212--14141.0000.670.19-----21100.013.5
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle42P31-83510--15151.0000.480.18-----31100.020.1
1951St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla44P23-6225--771.0000.300.11-----23100.014.9
1952St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla45P46-138523-228281.0000.610.20-----46100.029.9
1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla46P57-117312-115151.0000.260.13-----57100.037.0
1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc158P1-3-------------1100.00.6
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P179-4751762-379791.0000.440.17-----1790.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4121----------
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4231----------
1951St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla4423----------
1952St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla4546----------
1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla4657----------
1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1581----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1948Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB41000.001000.2000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0010100000.7000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl61Assistant Coach1628181.50016.05Lum Harris
1969Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl62Assistant Coach1629369.574--1Lum HarrisLost NLCS (Mets)
* 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
1965-10-15Released by Athletics. 
1965-09-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1954-02-02Released by Orioles. 
1951-07-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Browns. 
1950-02-17Released by Indians. 
1948-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted Free Agent by Indians. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.