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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Carl Means Taylor
Stat Years
1962-1973  [mlb] 1968-1973
Height/Weight
6-2 / 207
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (113) ... OF (104) ... 1B (47) ... 3B (6) ... DH (1)
Draft Position
C-OF
Born Date/Place
1944-01-20 in Sarasota, Florida   [76.205]
High School
Key West (Key West,FL)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1962
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1968-04-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.082)
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [3] PIT [3] SLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18733 ... retro id: taylc102 ... mlbam id: 123128
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1962KingsportAppRk----18c-of---14011818295018000000000.246.246.314.560118376.000.068.0000.000.000.00118.00.8520.7
    1963BataviaNYPLA-----19c-of---2120394791161351158000000000.294.294.437.73139417229.000.143.0000.000.000.0035.82.7925.0
    1964KinstonCaroA+----20c-of---313445375132155654000000000.291.291.386.67745317526.000.095.0000.000.000.0075.51.3219.7
    1965AshevilleSouAA----21c-of---41113475087190443000000000.251.251.340.59134711823.000.089.0000.000.000.0086.81.1526.4
    1966AshevilleSouAA----22c-of---512939456115181735000000000.292.292.396.68839415626.000.104.0000.000.000.0056.31.7822.6
    1967MaconSouAA----23c-of---611437237109133753000000000.293.293.401.69437214923.000.108.0000.000.000.0053.11.8821.1
    1967ColumbusILAAA----23c-of---636010000000000000.167.167.167.334610.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3624cL-S-E-P74471515100710101001034.211.309.225.53482161.169.014.24612.2012.201.000.00.006.7
    1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4425of-1bL-S-E-P8104221307710143301313634206.348.432.457.88926110115.244.109.39911.8813.791.1655.21.5319.5
    1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4426ofL-S-E-P91042453961122645524130101011.249.358.388.7462889520.318.139.26214.2410.420.7340.82.0832.8
    1971OmahaAmerAAA----27c-of---10732464789146326000000000.362.362.504.86624612423.000.142.0000.000.000.0082.01.2225.8
    1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca4427ofL-S-E-P1020393700030151300201.179.261.179.4404670.103.000.25010.8728.262.600.00.000.0
    1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1227ofL-S-E-P10712120100000500001.167.167.333.5001241.167.166.2860.0041.670.000.00.0050.0
    1972OmahaAmerAAA----28c-of---1131117183420310000000000.291.291.385.676117455.000.094.0000.000.000.0039.02.5614.7
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca1428cL-S-E-P116311317302101141171612213.265.361.301.662135343.212.036.30312.5911.850.940.00.0010.0
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca1429cL-S-E-P126914518336101622322003204.228.363.283.646182417.276.055.26017.5810.990.630.00.0021.2
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)411846113225316101151271361305109430.266.367.352.719100629847.253.086.30113.5212.920.9684.60.9920.9
    National League Totals (4 yrs)259549751552341085638281453322.282.378.393.77164321637.266.111.31512.7512.600.9954.91.5623.9
    American League Totals (3 yrs)15229738708203064544915618.236.349.276.6253638210.229.040.27614.8813.500.910.00.0014.3
    Minor League Totals7552447380712992042287000000000.291.291.399.6902447977161.108.108.2790.000.000.0058.31.7222.6
    Minor: Rk Totals4011818295018000000000.246.246.314.560118376.068.068.2390.000.000.00118.00.8520.7
    Minor: A- Totals120394791161351158000000000.294.294.437.73139417229.142.143.2740.000.000.0035.82.7925.0
    Minor: A+ Totals13445375132155654000000000.291.291.386.67745317526.095.095.2820.000.000.0075.51.3219.7
    Minor: AA Totals354111314331150418131000000000.279.279.380.659111342372.101.101.2680.000.000.0061.81.6223.1
    Minor: AAA Totals10736965124166636000000000.336.336.461.79736917028.125.125.3250.000.000.0061.51.6322.6
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (3 yrs)1553043694112440114151352311.309.394.398.79235512117.224.089.35911.5514.371.2476.01.1318.1
    Kansas City Royals Totals (3 yrs)15229738708203064544915618.236.349.276.6253638210.229.040.27614.8813.500.910.00.0014.3
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)1042453961122645524130101011.249.358.388.7462889520.318.139.26214.2410.420.7340.82.0832.8
    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
    1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24C2900.08210219492.9793.200.0017.965.92
    1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24OF200.01000111.0000.500.001.24.510
    1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB251B2400.021713324233230.9879.600.0014.823.13
    1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25OF3600.0503525853.9141.500.0022.234.65
    1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB261B1500.01096210117115.9837.700.009.314.43
    1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB263B100.01200331.0003.000.000.61.07
    1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB26OF4600.0663117069.9861.500.0028.444.26
    1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27OF1200.0270102827.9642.300.007.560.08
    1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27OF100.04000441.0004.000.000.614.38
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLB28C210154.2101622109107.9825.100.6913.633.33
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLB281B6044.0502135352.9818.701.183.99.53
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLB283B5015.01400551.0001.000.333.27.94
    1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLB28OF7023.05000551.0000.700.224.511.17
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLB29C630437.02672062293287.9804.600.6638.991.32
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLB291B204.03000331.0001.500.751.22.95
    1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLB29DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.411
    MLB Totals - (C)113059145036105496486.9804.300.820.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)4704837921637406400.9858.508.330.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)60152600881.0001.300.530.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)104023153673166159.9581.506.910.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1968MLB-29-------2-
    1969MLB--24------36-
    1970MLB--15-1----46-
    1971MLB---------13-
    1972MLB-216-5----7-
    1973MLB-632-------1
    Totals-11347-6----1041