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Jack SanfordTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1956-1967 MLB Years: 1956-1967
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PositionsP-388Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Stanley Sanford
Height6-0Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 18,1929 [89.088]PlaceWellesley Hills,Massachusetts
MLB DebutSeptember 16,1956 [27.121]
OrganizationsSFN [7] CAL [3] PHI [3] KC1 [1] Awards2Awards Voting5-125
TBC Player ID17559Retrosheet IDsanfj101MLBAM ID121684
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for the San Francisco Giants in 1963
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts43Walks57Hittable55SO/BB51vsPower55Hitting62Durability82Team.514Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1956Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi48S/R27101.38312001013.072201360001.544.85--9.004.150.461.0004.45
1957Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi39ST281983.083333015300236.21949481229418812131.227.380.843.577.152.00.7043.31
1958Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi39ST2910134.443827117240186.01971039215811063031.499.520.723.915.121.31.4353.74
1959San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33ST3015123.163631510021222.0198907822701327261.218.020.892.835.341.89.5563.67
1960San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33ST3112143.823734311620219.019911193119912515321.368.180.454.075.141.26.4623.42
1961San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33ST321394.22383356010217.020311410222871123451.338.410.913.604.641.29.5914.13
1962San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33ST332473.433938113210265.023311010123921474231.227.900.783.124.991.60.7743.71
1963San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33ST3416133.514242011000284.027312311121761584451.238.640.662.415.002.08.5523.18
1964San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33ST35573.30181713111106.0914439737641141.207.700.593.135.421.73.4173.41
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33S/R36453.9623167004291.09250401130434101.349.101.092.974.251.43.4444.13
1965California AngelsALMLBcal49S/R36124.60954002129.0351615210132101.5310.740.613.073.991.30.3333.54
1966California AngelsALMLBcal49Rel371373.835064400195108.010851461127543141.259.000.922.254.502.00.6503.74
1967California AngelsALMLBcal49S/R38324.471293002148.053262467210101.249.871.121.303.913.00.6003.72
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc133Rel38126.551019003022.0241816114131021.739.820.415.735.320.93.3334.13
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1371013.6938829395761442112047.0190795284017473711825921371.298.370.763.245.191.60.5761.08
San Francisco Giants Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter89673.61233211225491141404.212896425641174917813817251.278.250.753.145.001.59.571-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter30213.6174611322550435.13981991753718830015161.348.220.763.886.191.60.588-
California Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17114.1271205100237185.219693851944885341.299.500.922.134.272.00.607-
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter126.551019003022.0241816114131021.739.820.415.735.320.93.333-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15113.694231118251220.02051029019791276241.298.370.763.245.191.60.5771.08

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1956Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi48p2733010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.3020.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1957Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi39p28338931540060003004002.169.169.213.38219493.254.044.045.1690.0032.260.000.000.0026.67
1958Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi39p29385931040020051703001.169.234.237.47114467.238.068.153.2207.4625.373.400.000.0040.00
1959San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33p3036726800030063125001.111.200.111.3118085.195.000.083.1617.0636.475.170.000.000.00
1960San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33p31377481310050052605000.176.228.189.41714184.271.013.081.1995.9530.955.200.000.007.69
1961San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33p323974131620360052205102.216.263.365.62827585.260.149.216.2785.8825.884.403.5324.6731.25
1962San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33p33399851530040043404204.153.183.184.367183108.227.031.071.1693.7031.488.500.000.0020.00
1963San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33p344594913210501113507103.138.226.181.407173113.217.043.149.1969.7330.973.180.000.0023.08
1964San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33p3519303410040031203000.133.212.167.3795136.222.034.133.1838.3333.334.000.000.0025.00
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33p362325030000002701000.120.185.120.3053028.167.000.080.1517.1425.003.500.000.000.00
1965California AngelsALMLBcal49p3697010000000201000.143.143.143.286108.200.000.000.1280.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1965Totals for MLB-MLB         3232040000002902000.125.176.125.3014036.174.000.063.1465.5625.004.500.000.000.00
1966California AngelsALMLBcal49p3750221320010021201100.136.200.227.4275226.273.091.182.1947.6946.156.000.000.0066.67
1967California AngelsALMLBcal49p381215030101001902000.200.250.333.5835118.500.133.200.2625.5650.009.000.000.0033.33
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc133p38103000000001200000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17225.0050.002.000.000.000.00
1965Totals for AL-AL         22180301010021102000.167.250.278.5285122.429.111.222.2429.0950.005.500.000.0033.33
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter3936655110519233701452402415013.158.212.206.41813724758.239.048.114.0005.9431.665.330.40221.6722.86
San Francisco Giants Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter23846744729132701361672304010.154.216.197.4139213539.229.043.118.0006.6830.984.640.56155.6718.06
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7415162680080054807003.172.199.225.424348163.252.053.086.0003.0729.459.600.000.0030.77
California Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter71441721020032304100.159.208.250.45811352.318.091.159.0005.7744.237.670.000.0042.86
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103000000001200000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.00025.0050.002.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162274214381115001999117205.158.212.206.4185610312.239.048.114.0005.9431.665.330.40221.6722.86

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1956Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27P3-13-2-1221.0000.670.15-----3100.01.9
1957Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28P33-2361530224745.9571.360.19-----33100.021.4
1958Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29P38-18612232-3735.9460.920.19-----38100.024.7
1959San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30P36-2221031114241.9761.140.18-----36100.023.4
1960San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31P37-2191333134746.9791.240.21-----37100.024.0
1961San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32P38-217941315350.9431.320.23-----3997.424.7
1962San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33P39-2652152447773.9481.870.28-----39100.023.6
1963San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34P42-2841665248381.9761.930.29-----4593.325.9
1964San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn35P18-1068222-3230.9381.670.28-----1994.711.1
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn36P23-916152-2321.9130.910.23-----23100.014.2
1965California AngelsALMLBcal36P9-2918-1991.0001.000.31-----9100.05.6
1966California AngelsALMLBcal37P50-108723213230.9380.600.28-----50100.030.9
1967California AngelsALMLBcal38P12-48413-117171.0001.420.35-----12100.07.5
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc138P10-22-7--771.0000.700.32-----10100.06.2
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P388-20461223652119508487.9591.260.24-----3880.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1956Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi273----------
1957Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2833----------
1958Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2938----------
1959San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3036----------
1960San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3137----------
1961San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3238----------
1962San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3339----------
1963San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3442----------
1964San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3518----------
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3623----------
1965California AngelsALMLBcal369----------
1966California AngelsALMLBcal3750----------
1967California AngelsALMLBcal3812----------
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc13810----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1962San Francisco GiantsWorld SeriesMLB33121.9331023.116581901.046.170.003.097.332.380.00.333
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs121.93303100023.316050819001.036.170.003.097.332.380.00.333

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1962San Francisco GiantsWorld SeriesMLB3337030000000200000.429.429.429.858307.600.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs37030000000200000.429.429.429.858307.600.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle39Pitching Coach1618675.53416.53Alvin Dark
1969Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle40Pitching Coach1616299.38546.56Alvin Dark
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal50Scout15910257.642--1Earl WeaverLost World Series (Pirates)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1957National League Rookie of the Year1
1962MLB Player of the Month (August)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1967-08-15Released by Athletics. 
1967-06-15TradeTraded by Angels with Jackie Warner to Athletics for Roger Repoz. 
1965-08-18Purchased by Angels from Giants. 
1958-12-03TradeTraded by Phillies to Giants for Ruben Gomez and Valmy Thomas. 
1948-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies. 
* 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.