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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Nelson Thomas Potter
Stat Years
1936-1949  [mlb] 1936-1949
Height/Weight
5-11 / 180
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
P (349)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1990-09-30 [79.038]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Manchester College (North Manchester, Indiana)
Draft
MLB Debut
1936-04-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.246)
Service Time
Organizations
SLA [6] PHA [5] BSN [2] BOS [1] SLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16744 ... retro id: pottn102 ... mlbam id: 120703
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1936St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20241---000.0010001101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1936MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----241---000.0010001101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24262---2126.473594020265111.113995801549430021.6911.241.213.963.487.680.88.143
    1938MLB Totals: PHAbyYearMLB----261---2126.483594020265111.313995801549430021.6911.261.223.973.487.700.88.143
    1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24273---8126.6041259012162196.125816314426886012251.7611.831.194.032.757.470.68.400
    1939MLB Totals: PHAbyYearMLB----271---8126.6141259012162196.325816314426886012251.7611.841.194.042.757.480.68.400
    1940Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24284---9144.443125130560200.22131159918717310211.429.550.813.183.275.161.03.391
    1940MLB Totals: PHAbyYearMLB----281---9144.453125130560200.72131159918717310211.429.580.813.193.285.171.03.391
    1941Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24295---119.261031037223.135262431673002.1913.501.166.172.7010.030.44.500
    1941Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24295---204.5010000610020.021101001661101.859.450.007.202.704.500.381.000
    1941MLB Totals: PHA-BOSbyYearMLB----292---317.1020310917243.3563634332134102.0411.690.636.682.717.520.41.750
    1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24316---1052.7833138013201168.114656521154803031.197.810.592.894.282.991.48.667
    1943MLB Totals: SLAbyYearMLB----311---1052.7833138013201168.314656521154803031.197.820.592.894.283.001.48.667
    1944St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24327---1972.833229163230232.02117973670914111.218.190.232.723.533.061.30.731
    1944MLB Totals: SLAbyYearMLB----321---1972.833229163230232.02117973670914111.218.190.232.723.533.061.30.731
    1945St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24338---15112.473232213000255.1212757010681291011.107.470.352.404.552.641.90.577
    1945MLB Totals: SLAbyYearMLB----331---15112.473232213000255.3212757010681291011.107.480.352.404.552.651.90.577
    1946St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27349---893.722319100240145.01527260959724031.469.430.563.664.474.471.22.471
    1946MLB Totals: SLAbyYearMLB----341---893.722319100240145.01527260959724031.469.430.563.664.474.471.22.471
    1947St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla273510---4104.0432103019222122.213061551344651021.429.540.953.234.774.481.48.286
    1947MLB Totals: SLAbyYearMLB----351---4104.0532103019222122.713061551344651021.429.570.963.244.794.491.48.286
    1948St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla273611---115.23220000010.111761440021.459.580.873.483.486.101.00.500
    1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha223611---224.00800058118.0178815130001.228.500.502.506.504.002.60.500
    1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn22,253611---522.3318730911285.077272248471001.008.150.420.854.982.865.88.714
    1948MLB Totals: SLA-PHA-BSNbyYearMLB----363---852.862893014193113.31054236617641021.088.360.481.355.093.343.76.615
    1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn223712---6114.19413102938796.2994945630570011.339.220.562.795.314.561.90.353
    1949MLB Totals: BSNbyYearMLB----371---6114.21413102938796.7994945630570011.349.260.562.815.334.581.90.353
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)92973.99349177896126172221,686.01721843748123582747406211.379.190.663.113.994.501.28.487
    American League Totals (12 yrs)81844.0828916785687122131,503.31545767681113544643396201.399.250.683.263.854.591.18.491
    National League Totals (3 yrs)11133.3160104039509182.7176766710381041011.178.690.491.885.143.752.74.458
    St. Louis Browns Totals (6 yrs)57433.0515410558636493933.786235031650299441131121.248.310.482.884.253.381.47.570
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (5 yrs)22415.8212562270456310549.76624073556322919625481.6210.851.033.753.216.670.86.349
    Boston Braves Totals (2 yrs)11133.3359104038499181.7176766710381041011.188.740.501.895.173.772.74.458
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)204.5010000610020.021101001661101.859.450.007.202.704.500.381.000
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)000.0010001101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    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%
    1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2426p---138391101006001301000.256.275.282.55741111.051.026.0002.447.323.000.00.0010.0
    1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2427p---241676122004005604001.179.236.209.44576142.104.030.0006.587.891.200.00.0016.7
    1940Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2428p---331714182004003706002.254.284.282.56680202.070.028.0003.758.752.330.00.0011.1
    1941Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2429p---4106110002001201000.167.286.167.453810.167.000.00012.5025.002.000.00.000.0
    1941Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2429p---4103000000001300000.000.250.000.250400.333.000.00025.0075.003.000.00.000.0
    1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2431p---53355081004004204000.145.203.164.3676391.091.019.0006.353.170.500.00.0012.5
    1944St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2432p---632824131005004415000.159.207.171.37892141.061.012.0004.354.351.000.00.007.7
    1945St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2433p---732923282005002705003.304.319.326.64599302.043.022.0002.027.073.500.00.007.1
    1946St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2734p---823522123001004400000.231.286.288.57456153.135.057.0007.147.141.000.00.0025.0
    1947St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2735p---93235391002007200000.257.381.286.66742101.229.029.00016.674.760.290.00.0011.1
    1948St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2736p---1024120001000000000.500.500.5001.000420.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2236p---1084010000001000001.250.400.250.650510.250.000.00020.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn22,2536p---1018290111003000302001.379.379.414.79331121.000.035.0000.009.680.000.00.009.1
    1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn2237p---114123031000002700001.130.200.174.3742541.000.044.0008.0028.003.500.00.0033.3
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)35156225128150037003550128009.228.274.254.52862614315.089.026.2505.597.991.430.00.0011.7
    American League Totals (12 yrs)29251025114130034003340126007.224.272.249.52157012713.090.025.2435.797.021.210.00.0011.4
    National League Totals (2 yrs)595201420030021002002.269.296.308.60456162.077.039.3333.5717.865.000.00.0014.3
    St. Louis Browns Totals (6 yrs)154320137280018002119114003.225.275.250.525356808.091.025.2395.905.340.900.00.0011.1
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (5 yrs)128187124250016001118012004.225.268.251.519210475.086.026.2495.248.571.640.00.0011.9
    Boston Braves Totals (2 yrs)595201420030021002002.269.296.308.60456162.077.039.3333.5717.865.000.00.0014.3
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)103000000001300000.000.250.000.250400.333.000.00025.0075.003.000.00.000.0
    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
    1936St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB24P100.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.017
    1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB26P3500.0816102524.9600.700.0023.092.14
    1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB27P4100.0834104342.9771.000.0027.0100.02
    1940Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB28P3100.017300247471.0001.500.0020.1100.04
    1941Boston Red SoxALMLB29P1000.02200441.0000.400.006.5100.011
    1941Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB29P1000.0341187.8750.700.006.5100.010
    1943St. Louis BrownsALMLB31P3300.01036124746.9791.400.0021.7100.04
    1944St. Louis BrownsALMLB32P3200.01152336663.9552.000.0020.8100.05
    1945St. Louis BrownsALMLB33P3200.01343345956.9491.800.0021.2100.01
    1946St. Louis BrownsALMLB34P2300.01118133029.9671.300.0014.9100.010
    1947St. Louis BrownsALMLB35P3200.0627313633.9171.000.0020.8100.05
    1948Boston BravesNLMLB36P1800.0420212624.9231.300.0011.8100.08
    1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB36P800.01100221.0000.300.005.2100.010
    1948St. Louis BrownsALMLB36P200.0241076.8573.000.001.3100.016
    1949Boston BravesNLMLB37P4100.0220112322.9570.500.0026.6100.01
    MLB Totals - (P)3490098307181811.0000.000.00---------
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    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
    1936MLB1----------
    1938MLB35----------
    1939MLB41----------
    1940MLB31----------
    1941MLB20----------
    1943MLB33----------
    1944MLB32----------
    1945MLB32----------
    1946MLB23----------
    1947MLB32----------
    1948MLB28----------
    1949MLB41----------
    Totals349----------