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Bubba PhillipsHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1955-1964 MLB Years: 1955-1964
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World Series Champion

Positions3B-762, OF-214, SS-1, 2B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Melvin Phillips
Height5-9Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 24,1928PlaceWest Point,Mississippi
Death DateJune 22,1993 [65.119]
CollegeUniversity of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg,MS)
MLB DebutApril 30,1955 [27.066]
OrganizationsCHA [4] CLE [3] DET [3] Awards0Awards Voting1-5
TBC Player ID16583Retrosheet IDphilb102MLBAM ID120520
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed74Power50Contact81XBH45RBIs59Runs53Hitting64Durability68Team.527Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet11of279518418434032321142021413.234.289.304.593567205.242.070.152.2726.839.761.431.4661.3316.28
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5of2867991627602111261211000.273.321.394.715398107.294.121.172.3225.6111.212.001.8749.5029.63
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha53b291213933810613374253283235235.270.322.372.69414623431.278.102.178.3106.507.421.141.6256.1421.70
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha53b-of30842602671100530301514155310.273.310.369.6799615286.268.096.165.2995.244.900.931.7552.0021.13
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha53b311173794310027154011272844178.264.319.380.69914433415.274.116.187.3086.516.751.041.2075.8033.00
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle5,73b32113304346314143310143745336.207.249.299.5489119330.222.092.141.2454.2411.212.641.2176.0030.16
1961Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle53b33143546641442311872102961573414.264.305.408.71322342590.268.144.200.3144.9210.342.103.0530.3329.17
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle53b34148562531452601054402055746017.258.289.358.64720136599.268.100.142.2903.349.182.751.6756.2024.83
1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet13b35128464421141125456219424510116.246.276.310.58614418502.255.064.114.2613.788.372.211.0092.8015.79
1964Detroit TigersALMLBdet13b3646871422103612101301122.253.327.368.69532499.264.115.218.30610.1013.131.303.0329.0018.18
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter1062327834883513586235625111823143138352481.255.297.358.65511722053564.263.103.163.0005.118.811.731.7452.8724.55
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4041412151352632321596063153161612737.249.287.365.652515971519.258.116.164.0004.1510.072.432.1144.1327.56
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter389113112330456419123106768691581323.269.318.376.694425791239.276.107.178.0006.136.941.131.5359.5325.99
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2697357417916211749543756715421.244.285.316.60123229806.253.072.136.0005.339.311.741.3666.8216.20
Average MLB - Per 162 games16250053127211954422848565412.255.297.358.65517931544.263.103.163.0005.118.811.731.7452.8724.55

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet273B4--39211412.8573.00------954.22.6
1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet27OF65--12821-131130.9922.00------9568.442.2
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha283B2--22-1441.0002.00------673.01.3
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28OF35--592-161611.0001.74------6752.222.7
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29OF20--563--59591.0002.95------12116.513.0
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha293B97--912271418332318.9583.28------12180.263.0
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30OF37--841218785.9772.30------8444.024.0
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha303B47--3886612130124.9542.64------8456.030.5
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31OF23--37---37371.0001.61------11719.714.9
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha313B100--902021513307292.9512.92------11785.564.9
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32SS1---------------1130.90.6
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32OF25--22-2-2422.9170.88------11322.116.2
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle323B85--871351118233222.9532.61------11375.255.2
1961Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle333B143--1882461923453434.9583.03------143100.088.8
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle343B145--1752431016428418.9772.88------14898.089.5
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34OF3--8-1-98.8892.67------1482.01.9
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle342B1---------------1480.70.6
1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet35OF5--9-1-109.9001.80------1283.93.1
1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet353B117--1162261426356342.9612.92------12891.472.2
1964Detroit TigersALMLBdet36OF1---------------462.20.6
1964Detroit TigersALMLBdet363B22--1840155958.9832.64------4647.813.6
MLB Totals for 3B - 10 season(s)-   3B762--80814169213323162224.9602.92------7620.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 9 season(s)-   OF214--403872418411.9831.92------2140.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet27-----4---65-
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28-----2---35-
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29-----97---20-
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30-----47---37-
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31-----100---23-
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32----185---25-
1961Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33-----143-----
1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34---1-145---3-
1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet35-----117---5-
1964Detroit TigersALMLBdet36-----22---1-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959Chicago White SoxWorld SeriesMLB31310031000000000000.300.300.400.7004110.300.100.1000.000.000.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs310031000000000000.300.300.400.7004110.300.100.1000.000.000.000.000.0033.33

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1965-02-16Released by Tigers. 
1962-11-27TradeTraded by Indians to Tigers for Gordon Seyfried and Ron Nischwitz. 
1959-12-06TradeTraded by White Sox with Norm Cash and Johnny Romano to Indians for Jake Striker, Don Ferrarese, Dick Brown and Minnie Minoso. 
1955-11-30TradeTraded by Tigers to White Sox for Virgil Trucks. 
* 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.