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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kenneth Raymond Suarez
Stat Years
1966-1973  [mlb] 1966-1973
Height/Weight
5-9 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (272) ... 2B (1) ... 3B (1) ... OF (1)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
1943-04-12 in Tampa, Florida   [77.199]
High School
Jesuit (Tampa,FL)
Colleges
Florida State University (Tallahassee, Florida)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Kansas City Athletics in 1965
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1966-04-14 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.002)
Service Time
Organizations
CLE [3] TEX [2] KC1 [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18578 ... retro id: suark101 ... mlbam id: 122920
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1823cL-S-E-P13569510010220152601001.145.298.174.47285121.275.029.23317.6530.591.730.00.0010.0
    1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc11724cL-S-E-P23963715502910162102111.238.388.413.80182267.444.175.31719.5125.611.3131.52.4446.7
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle725cL-S-E-P31710110000001300001.100.182.100.2821110.100.000.1439.0927.273.000.00.000.0
    1969Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle726cL-S-E-P43685725501910151202055.294.400.388.788102336.282.094.33314.7111.760.8085.00.9824.0
    1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle728cL-S-E-P5501231025701901181521232.203.310.285.595146358.220.082.22012.3310.270.83123.00.6832.0
    1972Texas RangersALMLBtex1229cL-S-E-P62533251004001400201.152.167.182.3493661.061.030.1612.7811.114.000.00.0020.0
    1973Texas RangersALMLBtex1030cL-S-E-P7932782569110127123316534010.248.334.299.6333238312.165.051.25710.224.950.48278.00.3117.4
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)29566157150291560539997799921.227.330.297.62778519635.222.070.25512.6112.360.98132.20.6423.3
    American League Totals (7 yrs)29566157150291560539997799921.227.330.297.62778519635.222.070.25512.6112.360.98132.20.6423.3
    Texas Rangers Totals (2 yrs)1183112774120131123420536011.238.317.286.6033598913.154.048.2479.475.570.59311.00.2817.6
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)103218185112021811343023288.234.340.317.6572596914.239.083.26113.1311.580.88109.00.7727.5
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (2 yrs)7413212255121130314703112.189.341.288.629167388.356.099.27418.5628.141.5266.01.2032.0
    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
    1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLB23C340233.01452087173165.9544.900.7121.397.12
    1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLB24C360201.01702042194190.9795.300.9522.492.32
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB25C12026.12210023231.0001.900.887.570.63
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB252B100.20100111.0001.005.000.65.96
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB253B100.1000000.0000.000.000.65.96
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB25OF101.0000000.0000.000.000.65.914
    1969Cleveland IndiansALMLB26C360267.21912023213211.9915.900.7922.4100.03
    1971Cleveland IndiansALMLB28C480357.02681423284282.9935.900.7929.696.02
    1972Texas RangersALMLB29C16067.0532205755.9653.400.8210.464.04
    1973Texas RangersALMLB30C900755.15014464551545.9896.100.7255.696.81
    MLB Totals - (C)27201,9061350121241915.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (2B)100010011.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (3B)100000000.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)101000000.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1966MLB-34---------
    1967MLB-36---------
    1968MLB-12-11----1-
    1969MLB-36---------
    1971MLB-48---------
    1972MLB-16---------
    1973MLB-90---------
    Totals-272-11----1-