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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Franklin Sain
Stat Years
1942-1955  [mlb] 1942-1955
Height/Weight
6-2 / 200
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (412)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2006-11-07 [89.043]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Havana (Havana,AR)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1942-04-24 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.211)
Service Time
Organizations
BSN [7] NYA [5] KC1 [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17510 ... retro id: sainj101 ... mlbam id: 121623
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1942Boston BravesNLMLBbsn28241---473.90403002437697.0795442863684151.467.330.745.856.315.011.08.364
    1942MLB Totals: BSNbyYearMLB----241---473.90403002437697.0795442863684151.467.330.745.856.315.011.08.364
    1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33282---20142.213734243232265.022580658871293221.187.640.272.954.382.721.48.588
    1946MLB Totals: BSNbyYearMLB----281---20142.213734243232265.022580658871293221.187.640.272.954.382.721.48.588
    1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33293---21123.523835223331266.026511710419791323041.298.970.642.674.473.961.67.636
    1947MLB Totals: BSNbyYearMLB----291---21123.523835223331266.026511710419791323041.298.970.642.674.473.961.67.636
    1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33304---24152.604239284331314.22971059119831372051.218.490.542.373.923.001.65.615
    1948MLB Totals: BSNbyYearMLB----301---24152.614239284331314.72971059119831372051.218.510.542.383.923.011.65.615
    1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33315---10174.813736161110243.02851501301575731041.4810.560.562.782.705.560.97.370
    1949MLB Totals: BSNbyYearMLB----311---10174.813736161110243.02851501301575731041.4810.560.562.782.705.560.97.370
    1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33326---20133.943737253000278.12941391223470965321.319.511.102.263.104.491.37.606
    1950MLB Totals: BSNbyYearMLB----321---20133.953737253000278.32941391223470965321.319.511.102.273.114.501.37.606
    1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33337---5134.21262261241160.119588751645630031.5010.950.902.533.544.941.40.278
    1951New York YankeesALMLBnya11337---214.14741023137.041171758210001.329.971.221.955.114.142.63.667
    1951MLB Totals: BSN-NYAbyYearMLB----332---7144.20332671472197.3236105922153840031.4710.780.962.423.844.791.58.333
    1952New York YankeesALMLBnya11348---1163.4635168015197148.114970571538570021.269.040.912.313.464.251.50.647
    1952MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----341---1163.4635168015197148.314970571538570021.269.050.912.313.464.251.50.647
    1953New York YankeesALMLBnya11359---1473.00401910119219189.018968631645842131.249.000.762.144.003.241.87.667
    1953MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----351---1473.00401910119219189.018968631645842131.249.000.762.144.003.241.87.667
    1954New York YankeesALMLBnya113610---663.164500039452277.06627271115330101.057.711.291.753.863.162.20.500
    1954MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----361---663.164500039452277.06627271115330101.057.711.291.753.863.162.20.500
    1955New York YankeesALMLBnya113711---006.7530001305.16444150001.3110.136.751.698.446.755.00.000
    1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1143711---255.44250001325144.25428271010120001.4310.882.012.012.425.641.20.286
    1955MLB Totals: NYA-KC1byYearMLB----372---255.58280001428150.06032311411170001.4210.802.521.983.065.761.55.286
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)1391163.4941224514016124167512,125.72145947824180619910208301.309.080.762.623.854.011.47.545
    National League Totals (7 yrs)104913.49257206121153551111,624.31640733629119502698186251.329.090.662.783.874.061.39.533
    American League Totals (6 yrs)35253.50155391918911640501.3505214195611172122251.249.071.102.103.813.841.81.583
    Boston Braves Totals (7 yrs)104913.49257206121153551111,624.31640733629119502698186251.329.090.662.783.874.061.39.533
    New York Yankees Totals (5 yrs)33203.3113039191769139456.7451186168511072002251.228.901.012.113.953.671.87.623
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (1 yrs)255.50250001325144.75428271010120001.4511.002.042.042.445.701.20.286
    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%
    1942Boston BravesNLMLBbsn2824p---14027020001001102001.074.107.074.1813020.000.000.0003.333.331.000.00.000.0
    1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3328p---24094628210170000010002.298.298.340.638104323.000.042.0000.000.000.000.00.0010.7
    1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3329p---340107133770018003108002.346.364.411.775118447.000.065.0002.540.850.330.00.0018.9
    1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3330p---4431151125310160013016004.217.224.261.485132304.000.044.0000.762.273.000.00.0016.0
    1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3331p---5399710203003002203002.206.222.237.459102233.000.031.0001.961.961.000.00.0015.0
    1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3332p---63710292120115006317002.206.257.255.512116263.000.049.0005.172.590.50102.00.8614.3
    1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3333p---726524112014001314006.212.241.308.54958163.115.096.0001.725.173.0052.01.7227.3
    1951New York YankeesALMLBnya1133p---7714341000000000001.286.286.357.6431451.071.071.0000.000.000.000.00.0025.0
    1952New York YankeesALMLBnya1134p---8477141941114003501001.268.297.394.69175286.169.126.0004.006.671.6771.01.3331.6
    1953New York YankeesALMLBnya1135p---941688173108005104004.250.301.324.62577224.147.074.0006.491.300.200.00.0023.5
    1954New York YankeesALMLBnya1136p---104517161005002101000.353.421.412.8332071.176.059.37510.005.000.500.00.0016.7
    1955New York YankeesALMLBnya1137p---1132000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc11437p---11258000000000000000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)4337746919028431010024202560025.245.270.304.57485623535.089.059.2492.802.340.83258.00.3518.4
    National League Totals (7 yrs)265594531441922740014132500019.242.262.291.55366017323.072.049.2452.121.970.93297.00.3016.0
    American League Totals (6 yrs)1681801646921270010706006.256.295.344.6391966212.144.088.2625.103.570.70180.00.5126.1
    Boston Braves Totals (7 yrs)265594531441922740014132500019.242.262.291.55366017323.072.049.2452.121.970.93297.00.3016.0
    New York Yankees Totals (5 yrs)1431721646921270010706006.267.308.360.6681886212.151.093.2745.323.720.70172.00.5326.1
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (1 yrs)258000000000000000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1942Boston BravesNLMLB24P40097.01250026261.0000.700.2727.0100.02
    1946Boston BravesNLMLB28P370265.02061148281.9882.200.3124.292.51
    1947Boston BravesNLMLB29P380266.01155316966.9571.700.2524.795.02
    1948Boston BravesNLMLB30P420314.22148237169.9721.600.2227.597.71
    1949Boston BravesNLMLB31P370243.01435325249.9421.300.2024.094.93
    1950Boston BravesNLMLB32P370278.11442436056.9331.500.2024.0100.03
    1951Boston BravesNLMLB33P260160.11328134241.9761.600.2616.9100.06
    1951New York YankeesALMLB33P7037.01100111111.0001.600.304.5100.014
    1952New York YankeesALMLB34P350148.11518303633.9170.900.2222.774.51
    1953New York YankeesALMLB35P400189.0832214240.9521.000.2126.597.62
    1954New York YankeesALMLB36P45077.06110017171.0000.400.2229.2100.01
    1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLB37P25044.23500881.0000.300.1816.2100.07
    1955New York YankeesALMLB37P305.10100111.0000.300.201.9100.013
    MLB Totals - (P)41202,1241273711918517498.9631.200.230.00.00
    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
    1942MLB40----------
    1946MLB37----------
    1947MLB38----------
    1948MLB42----------
    1949MLB37----------
    1950MLB37----------
    1951MLB33----------
    1952MLB35----------
    1953MLB40----------
    1954MLB45----------
    1955MLB28----------
    Totals412----------