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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kenton Charles Tekulve
Stat Years
1971-1989  [mlb] 1974-1989
Height/Weight
6-4 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (1050) ... OF (1)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1947-03-05 in Cincinnati, Ohio   [73.199]
High School
Hamilton Catholic (Hamilton,OH)
Colleges
Marietta College (Marietta, Ohio)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1969
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Dick Coury
MLB Debut
1974-05-20 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.076)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [12] PHI [4] CIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18769 ... retro id: tekuk001 ... mlbam id: 123175
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1971WaterburyEastAA----241---000.0020000013.03000200001.679.000.006.000.000.000.00.000
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAA----241---000.0020000213.03000200001.679.000.006.000.000.000.00.000
    1972SherbrookeEastAA----252---762.633100000972.0612421022540001.157.630.002.756.753.002.45.538
    1972CharlestonILAAA----252---214.09900000022.022101001090001.459.000.004.093.684.090.90.667
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAAA/AA----252---972.9740000040994.0833431032630001.227.950.003.066.033.261.97.563
    1973SherbrookeEastAA----263---1241.5357000001894.0702416035890001.126.700.003.358.522.302.54.750
    1973Minor Totals: byYearAA----261---1241.53570000571894.0702416035890001.126.700.003.358.522.302.54.750
    1974CharlestonILAAA----274---632.253501000760.0502015021380001.187.500.003.155.703.001.81.667
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit50274Log - Sp - Ext - Perf116.0080005809.012661560011.8912.001.005.006.006.001.20.500
    1974Minor Totals: byYearAAA----271---632.2535010035760.0502015021380001.187.500.003.155.703.001.81.667
    1974MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf116.0080005809.012661560011.8912.001.005.006.006.001.20.500
    1975CharlestonILAAA----285---541.772402000471.0472314019460000.935.960.002.415.832.922.42.556
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27285Log - Sp - Ext - Perf122.2534000934556.0432014223283011.186.910.323.704.503.211.22.333
    1975Minor Totals: byYearAAA----281---541.7724020024471.0472314019460000.935.960.002.415.832.922.42.556
    1975MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf122.2534000934556.0432014223283011.186.910.323.704.503.211.22.333
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27296Log - Sp - Ext - Perf532.456400033649102.2913028325680001.137.980.262.195.962.632.72.625
    1976MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf532.476400033649102.7913028325680001.148.010.262.205.992.642.72.625
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27307Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1013.067200035727103.0894135533592111.187.780.442.885.163.581.79.909
    1977MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1013.067200035727103.0894135533592111.187.780.442.885.163.581.79.909
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27318Log - Sp - Ext - Perf872.3391000659131135.01154435555775021.267.670.333.675.132.931.40.533
    1978MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf872.3391000659131135.01154435555775021.267.670.333.675.132.931.40.533
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27329Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1082.7594000679431134.11094641549754021.187.300.333.285.023.081.53.556
    1979MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1082.7594000679431134.31094641549754021.187.320.343.295.033.091.53.556
    1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273310Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8123.397800057782193.0963935640470011.469.290.583.874.553.771.18.400
    1980MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8123.397800057782193.0963935640470011.469.290.583.874.553.771.18.400
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273411Log - Sp - Ext - Perf552.49450002745365.0611918117341011.208.450.142.354.712.632.00.500
    1981MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf552.49450002745365.0611918117341011.208.450.142.354.712.632.00.500
    1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273512Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1282.8785000648520128.21134741746661031.247.900.493.224.623.291.43.600
    1982MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1282.8885000648520128.71134741746661031.247.930.493.234.633.301.43.600
    1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273613Log - Sp - Ext - Perf751.647600056761899.0782718136521001.157.090.093.274.732.451.44.583
    1983MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf751.647600056761899.0782718136521001.157.090.093.274.732.451.44.583
    1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273714Log - Sp - Ext - Perf392.667200051721388.0863026433360011.358.800.413.383.683.071.09.250
    1984MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----371Log - Sp - Ext - Perf392.667200051721388.0863026433360011.358.800.413.383.683.071.09.250
    1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273815Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0016.2030001303.17761540003.6018.902.7013.5010.8018.900.80.000
    1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi273815Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4102.995800041581472.1672824425360021.278.340.503.114.483.481.44.286
    1985MLB Totals: PIT-PHIbyYearMLB----382Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4103.596100042611475.7743530530400021.388.860.603.594.794.191.33.286
    1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi273916Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1152.547300034734110.0993531225573101.138.100.162.054.662.862.28.688
    1986MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----391Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1152.547300034734110.0993531225573101.138.100.162.054.662.862.28.688
    1987Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi274017Log - Sp - Ext - Perf643.099000038903105.0963836829602001.198.230.692.495.143.262.07.600
    1987MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----401Log - Sp - Ext - Perf643.099000038903105.0963836829602001.198.230.692.495.143.262.07.600
    1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi274118Log - Sp - Ext - Perf373.60700003570480.0873432322430021.369.790.342.484.843.831.95.300
    1988MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----411Log - Sp - Ext - Perf373.60700003570480.0873432322430021.369.790.342.484.843.831.95.300
    1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin434219Log - Sp - Ext - Perf035.02370002037152.0563529523311101.529.690.873.985.376.061.35.000
    1989MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----421Log - Sp - Ext - Perf035.02370002037152.0563529523311101.529.690.873.985.376.061.35.000
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)94902.85105000063810501841,436.3130552645563491779233171.258.180.393.084.883.301.59.511
    National League Totals (17 yrs)94902.85105000063810501841,436.3130552645563491779233171.258.180.393.084.883.301.59.511
    Minor League Totals32182.12158030015839322.02531017601092360001.127.070.003.056.602.822.17.640
    Minor: AA Totals19101.979000009028169.013448370591430001.147.140.003.147.622.562.42.655
    Minor: AAA Totals1382.296803006811153.01195339050930001.107.000.002.945.473.121.86.619
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (12 yrs)70612.687220004707221581,017.090035630341367552171131.257.960.363.254.883.151.50.534
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (4 yrs)24263.0229100014829125367.3349135123171011965141.238.560.422.484.813.311.94.480
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)035.02370002037152.0563529523311101.529.690.873.985.376.061.35.000
    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%
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2728pL-S-E-P13411110001001700000.091.167.091.2581210.091.000.2508.3358.337.000.00.000.0
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2729pL-S-E-P2649000000000601000.000.000.000.0001000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.00.000.0
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2730pL-S-E-P37212030000000400000.250.250.250.5001230.000.000.3750.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2731pL-S-E-P49121120000001900000.095.136.095.2312220.048.000.1674.5540.919.000.00.000.0
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2732pL-S-E-P59415320001001801000.133.188.133.3211720.067.000.2865.8847.068.000.00.000.0
    1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2733pL-S-E-P6789000000001700000.000.100.000.1001000.111.000.00010.0070.007.000.00.000.0
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2734pL-S-E-P7452000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2735pL-S-E-P88514010000000601000.071.071.071.1421510.000.000.1250.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2736pL-S-E-P9768000000000401001.000.000.000.000900.000.000.0000.0044.440.000.00.000.0
    1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2737pL-S-E-P10727000000000400000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.00.000.0
    1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2738pL-S-E-P11583000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2739pL-S-E-P12735100000001100000.000.167.000.167600.200.000.00016.6716.671.000.00.000.0
    1987Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2740pL-S-E-P13901100000001001000.000.500.000.5003001.000.000.00033.330.000.000.00.000.0
    1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2741pL-S-E-P14702000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4342pL-S-E-P15372110000000100000.500.500.5001.000210.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)103912181000020066105001.083.126.083.209132100.050.000.1674.5546.2110.170.00.000.0
    National League Totals (15 yrs)103912181000020066105001.083.126.083.209132100.050.000.1674.5546.2110.170.00.000.0
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (10 yrs)7111085900020045604001.083.116.083.19911690.037.000.1733.4548.2814.000.00.000.0
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (4 yrs)29111200000002401000.000.154.000.1541400.182.000.00014.2928.572.000.00.000.0
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)372110000000100000.500.500.5001.000210.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27P809.02300551.0000.600.564.9100.011
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB28P34056.0517112322.9570.600.3921.1100.04
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB29P640102.2624103130.9680.500.2939.5100.01
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB30P720103.07320139391.0000.500.3844.4100.01
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB31P910135.0838415046.9200.500.3456.5100.01
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB32OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.61.18
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB32P940134.1728103635.9720.400.2658.0100.01
    1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB33P78093.0518112423.9580.300.2548.1100.01
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB34P45065.04160220201.0000.400.3144.1100.01
    1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB35P850128.21127123938.9740.400.3052.5100.01
    1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB36P76099.03200223231.0000.300.2346.9100.01
    1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB37P72088.06250331311.0000.400.3544.4100.01
    1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB38P58072.14130017171.0000.300.2435.8100.02
    1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB38P303.10100111.0000.300.321.9100.017
    1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB39P730110.0422322926.8970.400.2445.3100.01
    1987Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB40P900105.01120103231.9690.300.3055.6100.01
    1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB41P70080.07140121211.0000.300.2643.5100.01
    1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLB42P37052.0290111111.0000.300.2122.8100.06
    MLB Totals - (OF)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)105001,435923271317432419.9700.400.290.00.00
    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
    1974MLB8----------
    1975MLB34----------
    1976MLB64----------
    1977MLB72----------
    1978MLB91----------
    1979MLB94--------1-
    1980MLB78----------
    1981MLB45----------
    1982MLB85----------
    1983MLB76----------
    1984MLB72----------
    1985MLB61----------
    1986MLB73----------
    1987MLB90----------
    1988MLB70----------
    1989MLB37----------
    Totals1050--------1-