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Elmer ValoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1940-1961 MLB Years: 1940-1961
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PositionsOF-1329Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameElmer William Valo
Height5-11Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 5,1921PlaceRibnik,Czech Republic
Death DateJuly 19,1998 [77.136]
MLB DebutSeptember 22,1940 [19.201]
OrganizationsPHA [13] KC1 [2] PHI [2] BRO [1] CLE [1] LAN [1] MIN [1] NYA [1] WS1 [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-5
TBC Player ID19144Retrosheet IDvaloe101MLBAM ID123623
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed63Power50Contact59XBH47RBIs64Runs44Hitting74Durability59Team.435Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1940Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha38of19623680000203000000.348.423.348.7718026.348.000.217.36911.540.000.000.000.000.00
1941Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha15of20155013210126004200001.420.463.5801.04329354.413.160.240.4787.413.700.503.7025.0014.29
1942Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha15of211334596411513102401387021490014.251.355.336.69115425542.259.085.248.33612.923.870.300.37229.5021.74
1943Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha15227724931556231826351312006.221.319.297.6167411287.223.076.201.30512.204.530.371.0583.0020.00
1946Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha21of251083485910721613198601812003.307.411.411.82214328411.322.104.279.39114.604.380.300.24348.0026.17
1947Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha10,21of26112370601111265361136421214004.300.406.405.81115023450.308.105.300.38514.224.670.331.1174.0020.72
1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha10of27113383721171743461068113470011.305.432.394.82615124475.311.089.311.39817.052.740.160.63127.6720.51
1949Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha10of281505478615527125851411119322120011.283.413.404.81722144680.294.121.344.39017.504.710.270.74109.4028.39
1950Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha10of29129446621251651046127822277007.280.400.406.80618131542.278.126.321.37915.134.060.271.8544.6024.80
1951Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha10of30123444751342787551167520830012.302.412.446.85819842530.305.144.324.39914.153.770.271.3263.4331.34
1952Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha10of3112938869109264547121110116240010.281.432.407.83915835495.283.126.389.39920.403.230.161.0177.6032.11
1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha10of325085151930090122700002.224.383.259.642223107.244.035.282.32320.566.540.320.000.0015.79
1954Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha10of3395224284811613321511803302.214.356.330.6867418281.226.116.348.32818.156.410.350.36224.0037.50
1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc135of341122835010317433753521801225.364.460.484.94413724338.379.120.311.42615.385.330.350.8994.3323.30
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc135of3599120002001100100.222.273.222.4952011.222.000.111.2309.099.091.000.000.000.00
1956Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi15of3598291408413353776482131267.289.392.405.79711821345.296.116.285.35913.916.090.441.4558.2025.00
1956Totals for MLB-MLB         107300418613353976492231367.287.389.400.78912021356.293.113.280.35513.766.180.451.4060.0024.42
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro3of3681161144410142601251610228.273.370.422.7926815189.280.149.298.35313.238.470.642.1240.2534.09
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3of37651019252111401121100202.248.322.317.639324115.264.069.178.29310.439.570.920.87101.0016.00
1959Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle17of383424370005007000212.292.424.292.7167033.269.000.292.32921.210.000.000.000.000.00
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya17of3985100000002100000.000.286.000.286007.000.000.400.20228.5714.290.500.000.000.00
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws132of397664618300160017410302.281.424.328.75221385.286.047.313.35520.004.710.240.000.0016.67
1956Totals for AL-AL         8469718300160019510302.261.413.304.71721392.269.043.319.34520.655.430.260.000.0016.67
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32of403332052004003310012.156.250.219.4697236.172.063.156.2128.338.331.000.000.0040.00
1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi18of405043482018008610000.186.327.302.62913352.194.116.302.29915.3811.540.751.9243.0037.50
1961Totals for MLB-MLB         8375413401120011920012.173.295.267.56220588.185.094.240.26412.5010.230.821.1475.0038.46
MLB Totals - 20 Season(s)Filter18065029768142022873586011107994228438651712111.282.398.391.78919683596091.290.109.302.00015.474.660.300.9586.7125.28
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1240401664011241796444452986876720331633083.280.399.389.78815632874880.286.109.308.00015.724.160.260.9091.2725.53
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter148334449215364576562741267.275.384.392.77613124397.284.117.287.00014.116.800.481.5155.6726.09
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1212925110517433953531901325.360.454.476.93013924349.374.116.305.00015.195.440.360.8697.3322.86
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter81161144410142601251610228.273.370.422.7926815189.280.149.298.00013.238.470.642.1240.2534.09
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter651019252111401121100202.248.322.317.639324115.264.069.178.00010.439.570.920.87101.0016.00
Washington Senators I Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7664618300160017410302.281.424.328.75221385.286.047.313.00020.004.710.240.000.0016.67
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3332052004003310012.156.250.219.4697236.172.063.156.0008.338.331.000.000.0040.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3424370005007000212.292.424.292.7167033.269.000.292.00021.210.000.000.000.000.00
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter85100000002100000.000.286.000.286007.000.000.400.00028.5714.290.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162451691272075541078425362110.282.398.391.78917732546.290.109.302.00015.474.660.300.9586.7125.28

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1940Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha19OF6--18---18181.0003.00------6100.03.9
1941Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha20OF10--22---22221.0002.20------1566.76.5
1942Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha21OF122--264510-279269.9642.20------13391.779.2
1943Philadelphia Blue JaysNLMLBphb22OF63--13442-140138.9862.19------630.040.9
1946Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25OF90--18275-194189.9742.10------10883.358.4
1947Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha26OF104--20596-220214.9732.06------11292.967.5
1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha27OF109--231441239235.9832.16------11396.570.8
1949Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha28OF150--39588-411403.9812.69------150100.097.4
1950Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha29OF117--264953278273.9822.33------12990.776.0
1951Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha30OF116--24755-257252.9812.17------12394.375.3
1952Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha31OF121--223791239230.9621.90------12993.878.6
1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha32OF25--461-147471.0001.88------5050.016.2
1954Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha33OF62--135351143138.9652.23------9565.340.3
1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc134OF72--147522154152.9872.11------11264.346.8
1956Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35OF87--16746-177171.9661.97------9888.856.5
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc135OF1---------------911.10.6
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro36OF36--57---57571.0001.58------8144.423.4
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan37OF26--24---24241.0000.92------6540.016.9
1959Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38OF2--1---111.0000.50------345.91.3
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws139OF6--51--661.0001.00------767.93.9
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya39OF2---------------825.01.3
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin40OF1--2---221.0002.00------333.00.6
1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi40OF1---------------502.00.6
MLB Totals for OF - 20 season(s)-   OF1329--27697267929082841.9772.14------13290.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1940Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha19---------6-
1941Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha20---------10-
1942Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha21---------122-
1943Philadelphia Blue JaysNLMLBphb22---------63-
1946Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25---------90-
1947Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha26---------104-
1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha27---------109-
1949Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha28---------150-
1950Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha29---------117-
1951Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha30---------116-
1952Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha31---------121-
1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha32---------25-
1954Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha33---------62-
1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc134---------72-
1956Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35---------87-
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc135---------1-
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro36---------36-
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan37---------26-
1959Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38---------2-
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws139---------6-
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya39---------2-
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin40---------1-
1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi40---------1-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1963Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle42Assistant Coach1627983.48825.56Birdie Tebbetts
1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle43Assistant Coach1627983.48820.06Birdie Tebbetts,George Strickland
* 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
1961-10-16Released by Phillies. 
1961-06-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1961-06-17Released by Twins. 
1960-05-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Senators. 
1960-05-23Released by Yankees. 
1959-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1959-10-05Released by Indians. 
1957-04-05TradeTraded by Phillies with Ben Flowers, Mel Geho, Tim Harkness, Ron Negray and Cash to Dodgers for Chico Fernandez. 
1956-05-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1956-05-21Released by Athletics. 
1938-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
* 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.