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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Anthony Piersall
Stat Years
1950-1967  [mlb] 1950-1967
Height/Weight
6-0 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (1614) ... SS (30) ... 3B (2)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2017-06-03 [87.201]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Leavenworth (Waterbury,CT)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1950-09-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.297)
Service Time
Organizations
BOS [8] CLE [3] CAL [3] WS2 [2] ANA [2] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16630 ... retro id: pierj102 ... mlbam id: 120568
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2420of---167420000004000000.286.545.286.8311120.571.000.00036.360.000.000.00.000.0
    1952Boston Red SoxALMLBbos222ss-of---25616128438011633282614002.267.379.335.714194549.242.068.00014.4313.400.93161.00.5220.9
    1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3723of---315158576159219352111041529190012.272.329.354.68365420733.154.082.0006.277.951.27195.00.4620.8
    1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3724of---413347477135242838513642352013.285.338.395.73352018734.194.110.2986.928.081.1759.21.5425.2
    1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3725of---5149515681462551362616752296716.283.364.427.79159922043.283.144.29211.198.680.7839.62.1729.5
    1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3726of---61556019117640614877758481912219.293.350.449.79968127060.253.156.2948.527.050.8342.92.0634.1
    1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3727ofL-S-E-P715160910315927519631466254475117.261.331.415.74668725351.269.154.2599.027.860.8732.02.7732.1
    1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3728ofL-S-E-P813041755991358481224243046211.237.303.350.65346914626.237.113.2458.969.171.0252.11.7126.3
    1959Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3729ofL-S-E-P9100317427813243063253128212.246.303.338.64135410719.180.092.2617.068.761.2479.21.1324.4
    1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3730ofL-S-E-P101384867013712418661852438084317.282.313.434.74752221134.228.152.2744.607.281.5827.03.4524.8
    1961Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3731ofL-S-E-P1112148481156267640824346243118.322.378.442.82053621439.221.120.3458.028.581.0780.71.1225.0
    1962Washington Senators IIALMLBws23732ofL-S-E-P12135471381152044311273953041312.244.301.329.63051515528.178.085.2677.5710.291.36117.80.7824.4
    1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws23733ofL-S-E-P13299492310154061102202.245.284.287.571104272.149.042.2625.7710.581.8394.00.968.7
    1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn3433ofL-S-E-P134012413244111012101404213.194.250.266.516140336.145.072.2077.1410.001.40124.00.7125.0
    1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana433ofL-S-E-P1320524161004015503001.308.368.327.69560171.096.019.3408.338.331.000.00.006.2
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana434ofL-S-E-P1487255288011021353163204115.314.353.380.7332769713.137.066.3515.8011.592.00127.50.7216.2
    1965California AngelsALMLBcal435ofL-S-E-P15531121030522122251513013.268.305.402.707121459.179.134.2954.1312.403.0056.01.6530.0
    1966California AngelsALMLBcal436ofL-S-E-P167512314265001412131906208.211.283.252.535144315.138.041.2459.0313.191.460.00.0019.2
    1967California AngelsALMLBcal437ofL-S-E-P1753000000000201000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (19 yrs)1734589081116042565210459111557524583251044823161.272.332.386.71865912276412.213.114.2867.958.851.1156.61.5825.7
    American League Totals (18 yrs)1694576679815802525110358111455514569251004622158.274.334.389.72364512243406.214.115.2877.978.821.1156.01.6025.7
    National League Totals (1 yrs)4012413244111012101404213.194.250.266.516140336.145.072.2077.1410.001.40124.00.7125.0
    Boston Red Sox Totals (8 yrs)9313369502919158326636658303383172057311290.273.340.397.73738151339256.233.124.2838.868.310.9451.01.7327.9
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)35912871933715113281363210921154209537.288.335.413.748141253292.214.125.2976.528.141.2546.01.9824.8
    Washington Senators II Totals (2 yrs)164565471382145361674564063314.244.299.322.62161918230.173.078.2677.2710.341.42113.00.8121.7
    California Angels Totals (3 yrs)13323824561022263418361102111.235.290.319.6092697614.155.084.2676.6913.382.00119.00.7425.0
    Los Angeles Angels Totals (2 yrs)107307329612021754213707116.313.356.371.72733611414.130.058.3496.2511.011.76153.50.6014.6
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)4012413244111012101404213.194.250.266.516140336.145.072.2077.1410.001.40124.00.7125.0
    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
    1950Boston Red SoxALMLB20OF200.09000991.0004.500.001.333.38
    1952Boston Red SoxALMLB223B100.0011021.5001.000.000.61.88
    1952Boston Red SoxALMLB22SS3000.04175913125116.9283.900.0019.553.63
    1952Boston Red SoxALMLB22OF2200.03830041411.0001.900.0014.339.37
    1953Boston Red SoxALMLB23OF15100.03521557372367.9872.400.0098.7100.01
    1954Boston Red SoxALMLB24OF12601,026.02491042263259.9852.100.2581.894.72
    1955Boston Red SoxALMLB25OF14701,294.1425732435432.9932.900.3395.598.72
    1956Boston Red SoxALMLB26OF15501,373.04551041469465.9913.000.34100.6100.01
    1957Boston Red SoxALMLB27OF15101,320.23971240413409.9902.700.3198.1100.01
    1958Boston Red SoxALMLB28OF12501,017.1314852327322.9852.600.3281.296.22
    1959Cleveland IndiansALMLB293B102.00100111.0001.000.500.61.011
    1959Cleveland IndiansALMLB29OF910696.2216342223219.9822.400.3159.191.03
    1960Cleveland IndiansALMLB30OF13401,058.2355530363360.9922.700.3487.097.12
    1961Cleveland IndiansALMLB31OF12001,036.1328933340337.9912.800.3374.599.23
    1962Washington Senators IIALMLB32OF13201,073.0308510314313.9972.400.2982.097.82
    1963New York MetsNLMLB33OF380289.26530068681.0001.800.2423.595.08
    1963Washington Senators IIALMLB33OF250199.16500065651.0002.600.3315.486.25
    1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLB33OF180136.22800028281.0001.600.2111.290.08
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLB34OF720543.01152021171171.0001.600.2244.482.83
    1965California AngelsALMLB35OF410234.0620106362.9841.500.2625.377.45
    1966California AngelsALMLB36OF630327.1693207472.9731.100.2238.984.04
    1967California AngelsALMLB37OF101.01000111.0001.001.000.620.08
    MLB Totals - (3B)202021011.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (SS)3000417591314.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)1614011,624385195392112.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1950MLB---------2-
    1952MLB----130---22-
    1953MLB---------151-
    1954MLB---------126-
    1955MLB---------147-
    1956MLB---------155-
    1957MLB---------151-
    1958MLB---------125-
    1959MLB----1----91-
    1960MLB---------134-
    1961MLB---------120-
    1962MLB---------132-
    1963MLB---------81-
    1964MLB---------72-
    1965MLB---------41-
    1966MLB---------63-
    1967MLB---------1-
    Totals----230---1614-