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Ken SilvestriTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1939-1951 MLB Years: 1939-1951
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PositionsC-62, 2B-2, SS-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKenneth Joseph Silvestri
Height6-1Weight200BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateMay 3,1916PlaceChicago,Illinois
Death DateMarch 31,1992 [75.332]
High SchoolSchurz (Chicago,IL)
MLB DebutApril 18,1939 [22.350]
OrganizationsNYA [3] PHI [3] CHA [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID18021Retrosheet IDsilvk101MLBAM ID122237
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed30Power72Contact44XBH70RBIs46Runs54Hitting53Durability8Team.566Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha15c23227561330250161311000.173.244.293.53722583.183.120.187.2537.2315.662.172.4137.5038.46
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBcha14c2428245620210004700002.250.357.583.94014428.267.333.500.41314.2925.001.757.1412.0066.67
1941New York YankeesALMLBnya26c2517406105014007600001.250.362.450.81218647.273.200.375.37714.8912.770.862.1340.0060.00
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya34c301321461001003700000.286.375.333.7087124.429.047.190.34412.5029.172.330.000.0016.67
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya34c31310020000002200000.200.333.200.5332012.250.000.200.27816.6716.671.000.000.000.00
1949Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25ss-c3344100000002100000.000.333.000.333006.000.000.500.24833.3316.670.500.000.000.00
1950Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25c341120250104004311002.250.400.350.7507126.294.100.300.36315.3811.540.750.000.0020.00
1951Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25c3549220001003200000.222.417.222.6392012.286.000.333.33825.0016.670.670.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter102203264411152501314122005.217.326.355.6817217238.248.138.286.00013.0317.231.322.1040.6038.64
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter509911195041501102011002.192.273.364.637369111.200.172.263.0009.0118.022.003.6024.7547.37
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter33711018601500121500001.254.361.380.74127783.309.126.296.00014.4618.071.251.2071.0038.89
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1933570105009611002.212.395.273.6689144.259.061.333.00020.4513.640.670.000.0014.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games162322417017284002496533008.217.326.355.68111427378.248.138.286.00013.0317.231.322.1040.6038.64

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23C20--7415539489.9474.45------2290.913.0
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24C1--1---111.0001.00------283.60.6
1941New York YankeesALMLBnya25C13--436-249491.0003.77-----21776.58.4
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya30C12--403114443.9773.58-----11392.37.8
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya31C3--71--881.0002.67------3100.01.9
1949Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33C1--72--991.0009.00------425.00.6
1949Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33SS1---------------425.00.6
1949Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi332B1--1---111.0001.00------425.00.6
1950Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34C9--251--26261.0002.89------1181.85.8
1951Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35C3--31--441.0001.33-----1475.01.9
1951Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi352B1---------------425.00.6
MLB Totals for C - 8 season(s)-   C62--2002966235229.9743.69-----4620.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23-20---------
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24-1---------
1941New York YankeesALMLBnya25-13---------
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya30-12---------
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya31-3---------
1949Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33-1-11------
1950Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34-9---------
1951Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35-3-1-------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1959Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi43Assistant Coach1546490.41623.08Eddie Sawyer
1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi44Assistant Coach1545995.38336.08Gene Mauch,Andy Cohen,Eddie Sawyer
1963Milwaukee BravesNLMLBMLBmlb47Bullpen Coach1628478.51915.06Bobby Bragan
1964Milwaukee BravesNLMLBMLBmlb48Bullpen Coach1628874.5435.05Bobby Bragan
1965Milwaukee BravesNLMLBMLBmlb49Bullpen Coach1628676.53111.05Bobby Bragan
1966Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl50Bullpen Coach1628577.52510.03Bobby Bragan,Billy Hitchcock
1967Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl51Manager1627785.47524.56 
1967Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl51Bullpen Coach1627785.47524.56Ken Silvestri,Billy Hitchcock
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl52Bullpen Coach1628181.50016.05Lum Harris
1969Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl53Bullpen Coach1629369.574--1Lum HarrisLost NLCS (Mets)
1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl54Bullpen Coach1627686.46926.05Lum Harris
1971Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl55Bullpen Coach1628280.5068.03Lum Harris
1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl56Bullpen Coach1547084.45525.04Eddie Mathews,Lum Harris
1973Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl57Bullpen Coach1617685.47222.55Eddie Mathews
1974Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl58Bullpen Coach1628874.54314.03Eddie Mathews,Clyde King
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl59Bullpen Coach1616794.41640.55Connie Ryan,Clyde King
1976Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha60Pitching Coach1616497.39825.56Paul Richards
1978Knoxville SoxSouAAMinorcha62Pitching Coach1448856.611--1Tony La Russa,Joe JonesLeague Champions
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha66Pitching Coach1628775.5376.03Tony La Russa
1987Portland BeaversPCLAAAMinormin71Pitching Coach1414596.31939.05Charlie Manuel
1989Watertown IndiansNYPLA-Minorcle73Pitching Coach774730.6106.53Brian Graham
1990Watertown IndiansNYPLA-Minorcle74Pitching Coach774334.5588.53Jim Gabella
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1940-12-31TradeTraded by White Sox to Yankees for Bill Knickerbocker. 
1936-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by White Sox. 
* 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.