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Tom SaffellTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1949-1955 MLB Years: 1949-1955
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PositionsOF-169Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameThomas Judson Saffell
Height5-11Weight170BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 26,1921PlaceEtowah,Tennessee
Death DateSeptember 10,2012 [91.046]
CollegeMaryville College (Maryville,TN)
MLB DebutJuly 2,1949 [27.341]
OrganizationsPIT [4] KC1 [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17506Retrosheet IDsafft101MLBAM ID121617
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed86Power31Contact58XBH24RBIs50Runs79Hitting44Durability44Team.410Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1949Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit18of277320536667122550212707003.322.385.395.7808110233.364.073.200.3699.0111.591.290.86102.5015.15
1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit18,21of28671821837702610143415001.203.264.275.539509202.240.072.154.2566.9316.832.430.9991.0024.32
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit17of294965111300151151801001.200.257.246.50316171.261.046.123.2427.0425.353.601.4165.007.69
1955Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit16of33731132119101310152204031.168.266.204.470232132.200.036.177.22011.3616.671.470.76113.0010.53
1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc13of33937580001104700001.216.293.216.5098041.267.000.135.2489.7617.071.750.000.000.00
1955Totals for MLB-MLB         821502627101420192904032.180.272.207.479312173.217.027.167.22710.9816.761.530.58150.007.41
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter271602911431516409159108117037.238.307.296.60317822679.281.058.169.0008.6915.911.830.88100.3315.38
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter262565861351516398155101117036.239.308.301.60917022638.282.062.172.0008.6215.831.840.9494.1716.30
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter937580001104700001.216.293.216.5098041.267.000.135.0009.7617.071.750.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162360548591424513565110024.238.307.296.60310613406.281.058.169.0008.6915.911.830.88100.3315.38

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1949Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27OF53--122211125124.9922.34------7372.634.4
1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28OF43--12851-134133.9933.09------6764.228.1
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29OF17--2512-2826.9291.53------4934.711.0
1955Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33OF47--7823-8380.9641.70------7364.430.5
1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc133OF9--25-1-2625.9622.78------9100.05.8
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF169--3781081396388.9802.30------1690.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1949Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27---------53-
1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28---------43-
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29---------17-
1955Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33---------47-
1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc133---------9-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1956-04-16TradeTraded by Athletics with Lee Wheat and Cash to Dodgers for Tim Thompson. 
1955-09-14Claimed on waivers by Athletics from Pirates. 
* 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.