Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Merritt Thomas Ranew
Stat Years
1962-1969  [mlb] 1962-1969
Height/Weight
5-10 / 180
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
C (144) ... 1B (9) ... OF (3) ... 3B (1)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
Death
2011-10-18 [73.161]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Lee County (Leesburg,GA)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Milwaukee Braves in 1957
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1962-04-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.338)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [2] MLN [1] CAL [1] SE1 [1] HOU [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16929 ... retro id: ranem101 ... mlbam id: 120928
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou724cL-S-E-P17121826516842422144332252.234.287.390.6772398518.220.156.2725.8617.993.0754.51.6735.3
    1963Chicago CubsNLMLBchn725cL-S-E-P2781541852813151093220113.338.380.461.8411667112.188.123.4085.4219.283.5651.31.8123.1
    1964Chicago CubsNLMLBchn726cL-S-E-P31633030001002610001.091.167.091.2583630.061.000.1115.5616.673.000.00.000.0
    1964Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln826cL-S-E-P3917120000010300000.118.118.118.2361720-0.059.000.1430.0017.650.000.00.000.0
    1965California AngelsALMLBcal1927cL-S-E-P441911219401100072202203.209.260.286.546102265.154.077.2576.8621.573.1491.00.9826.3
    1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse12631cL-S-E-P554811120200400101401034.247.330.272.60292222.148.025.29910.8715.221.400.00.0010.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)269594681472098543342120655913.247.301.352.65365220937.175.105.2956.4418.402.8674.21.2325.2
    National League Totals (4 yrs)1744224510814974033258462366.256.305.382.68745816130.185.126.3025.4618.343.3660.31.5327.8
    American League Totals (2 yrs)9517223396011400173603237.227.293.279.572194487.151.052.2778.7618.562.12172.00.5218.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)9418718558131610113830114.294.342.396.7382027412.166.102.3545.4518.813.4562.31.4921.8
    Houston Colt 45s Totals (1 yrs)7121826516842422144332252.234.287.390.6772398518.220.156.2725.8617.993.0754.51.6735.3
    Seattle Pilots Totals (1 yrs)54811120200400101401034.247.330.272.60292222.148.025.29910.8715.221.400.00.0010.0
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)41911219401100072202203.209.260.286.546102265.154.077.2576.8621.573.1491.00.9826.3
    Milwaukee Braves Totals (1 yrs)917120000010300000.118.118.118.2361720-0.059.000.1430.0017.650.000.00.000.0
    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
    1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLB24C580473.23573581400392.9806.800.8336.381.72
    1963Chicago CubsNLMLB25C370227.21381234153150.9804.100.6622.847.43
    1963Chicago CubsNLMLB251B9068.275701082821.0009.101.205.611.54
    1964Chicago CubsNLMLB26C9069.04280050501.0005.600.725.656.34
    1964Milwaukee BravesNLMLB26C3023.01120013131.0004.300.571.933.33
    1965California AngelsALMLB27C240167.0787118685.9883.500.5114.858.52
    1969Seattle PilotsALMLB31C13087.1603226563.9694.800.728.024.14
    1969Seattle PilotsALMLB313B108.00100111.0001.000.130.61.97
    1969Seattle PilotsALMLB31OF3023.02000221.0000.700.091.95.612
    MLB Totals - (C)1440068667148767753.9825.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)90075701082821.0009.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)1000100111.0001.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)3002000221.0000.700.000.00.00
    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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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1962MLB-58---------
    1963MLB-379--------
    1964MLB-12---------
    1965MLB-24---------
    1969MLB-13--1----3-
    Totals-1449-1----3-