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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Melvin Joseph Queen
Stat Years
1942-1952  [mlb] 1942-1952
Height/Weight
6-0 / 204
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (146)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1982-04-04 [64.031]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Wellsburg (Wellsburg,WV)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1942-04-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.045)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [5] NYA [4]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16842 ... retro id: queem101 ... mlbam id: 120827
Relations
Father of Mel Queen
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1942New York YankeesALMLBnya36241---100.0040002405.26000300021.599.530.004.760.000.000.001.000
    1942MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----241---100.0040002405.76000300021.7310.380.005.190.000.000.001.000
    1944New York YankeesALMLBnya16262---633.3110104100081.2683230734301011.257.490.773.753.313.530.88.667
    1944MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----261---633.3310104100081.7683230734301011.267.540.783.773.333.550.88.667
    1946New York YankeesALMLBnya17,38283---116.5314310311030.1402822221260102.0111.870.596.237.718.311.24.500
    1946MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----281---116.5814310311030.3402822221260102.0311.960.606.287.778.371.24.500
    1947New York YankeesALMLBnya17294---009.4550002506.29772420011.9512.152.705.402.709.450.50.000
    1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23294---374.0114122012074.0703933851340111.648.510.976.204.144.740.67.300
    1947MLB Totals: NYA-PITbyYearMLB----292---374.4919122037080.77946401055360121.678.871.126.174.045.160.65.300
    1948Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23305---446.6525800617166.1825149840341031.8411.131.095.434.616.920.85.500
    1948MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----301---446.6725800617166.3825149840341031.8511.161.095.454.636.940.85.500
    1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27326---5145.983321415120120.113595801873761121.7310.101.355.465.687.111.04.263
    1950MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----321---5146.003321415120120.313595801873761121.7310.121.355.475.707.121.04.263
    1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36337---794.443921414180168.1149908321991236011.477.971.125.296.584.811.24.438
    1951MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----331---794.443921414180168.3149908321991236011.487.981.125.306.594.821.24.438
    1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36348---0229.7022000003.1812112432003.6021.605.4010.808.1032.400.75.000
    1952MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----341---0231.9422000003.3812112432003.8723.235.8111.618.7134.840.75.000
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)27405.101467715323691556.756735431568329328113111.619.171.105.325.315.731.00.403
    National League Totals (5 yrs)19365.331136410216491432.34442872565726727010271.659.251.195.565.625.981.01.345
    American League Totals (4 yrs)844.283313517200124.312367591162581141.498.920.804.504.214.860.94.667
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (5 yrs)19365.331136410216491432.34442872565726727010271.659.251.195.565.625.981.01.345
    New York Yankees Totals (4 yrs)844.283313517200124.312367591162581141.498.920.804.504.214.860.94.667
    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%
    1944New York YankeesALMLBnya1626p---110315630020001103001.194.194.290.4843493.097.096.0000.0032.350.000.00.0050.0
    1946New York YankeesALMLBnya17,3828p---2147010000000300000.143.143.143.286710.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.00.000.0
    1947New York YankeesALMLBnya1729p---351000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2329p---31426120001000601001.077.077.077.1542720.000.000.0000.0022.220.000.00.000.0
    1948Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2330p---42517010000000202000.059.059.059.1181910.000.000.0000.0010.530.000.00.000.0
    1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2732p---53335020000001602000.057.083.057.1403820.000.000.0002.6315.796.000.00.000.0
    1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3633p---63947450001001806001.106.125.106.2315450.021.000.0001.8514.818.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)1401641017300400236014003.104.114.122.236180203.030.018.1331.1120.0018.000.00.0017.6
    National League Totals (4 yrs)111125510000200222011002.080.094.080.174138100.016.000.0971.4515.9411.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (3 yrs)29395730020001403001.179.179.256.43542103.077.077.2800.0033.330.000.00.0042.9
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (4 yrs)111125510000200222011002.080.094.080.174138100.016.000.0971.4515.9411.000.00.000.0
    New York Yankees Totals (3 yrs)29395730020001403001.179.179.256.43542103.077.077.2800.0033.330.000.00.0042.9
    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
    1942New York YankeesALMLB24P405.20200221.0000.500.382.6100.013
    1944New York YankeesALMLB26P10081.21700881.0000.800.106.5100.011
    1946New York YankeesALMLB28P14030.12200441.0000.300.139.1100.09
    1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB29P14074.057111312.9230.900.169.1100.010
    1947New York YankeesALMLB29P506.2000000.0000.000.003.2100.013
    1948Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB30P25066.168101514.9330.600.2116.2100.05
    1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB32P330120.19130022221.0000.700.1821.6100.06
    1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB33P390168.1412121716.9410.400.1025.3100.04
    1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB34P203.1000000.0000.000.001.3100.020
    MLB Totals - (P)14605542751338178.9630.500.140.00.00
    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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    1942MLB4----------
    1944MLB10----------
    1946MLB14----------
    1947MLB19----------
    1948MLB25----------
    1950MLB33----------
    1951MLB39----------
    1952MLB2----------
    Totals146----------