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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Donald William Zimmer
Stat Years
1954-1965  [mlb] 1954-1965
Height/Weight
5-7 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (375) ... 2B (294) ... SS (288) ... C (35) ... OF (8)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2014-06-04 [83.138]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Western Hills (Cincinnati,OH)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1954-07-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.166)
Service Time
Organizations
BRO [4] WS2 [3] LAN [3] CHN [2] NYN [1] CIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 20081 ... retro id: zimmd101 ... mlbam id: 124768
Relations
Father of Tommy Zimmer
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro2323ss---12433360100203810001.182.270.242.5123781.212.060.2408.1121.622.670.00.0016.7
    1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro23242b---2882803867101155053196624457.239.289.443.73230912426.279.204.2566.1521.363.4718.74.8538.8
    1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro2325ss---31720461002010710001.300.333.350.6832171.000.050.4620.0033.330.000.00.0016.7
    1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro23263b-ssL-S-E-P48426923599161913166303158.219.262.327.5892898816.160.108.2645.5421.803.9444.82.0827.1
    1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2327ssL-S-E-P51274555211915217601422892192117.262.305.415.72049518934.242.153.2935.6618.593.2926.83.4328.6
    1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2328ssL-S-E-P69724921417142831375614178.165.274.249.5232926212.241.084.19512.6719.181.5162.21.3729.3
    1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17292b-3bL-S-E-P7132368379516763586275605249.258.307.389.69640214329.209.131.2896.7213.932.0761.31.4930.5
    1961Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17302bL-S-E-P8128477571202541340512570271116.252.291.403.69451219242.212.151.2714.8813.672.8036.72.5435.0
    1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn17313bL-S-E-P914523410010131000001.077.127.096.2235551.058.019.0955.4518.183.330.00.0025.0
    1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin14313bL-S-E-P963192164811221612143010015.250.304.359.6632076915.177.109.2886.7614.492.1496.00.9731.2
    1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23323bL-S-E-P1022234510120031000001.217.308.391.6992692.304.174.33311.5438.463.3323.03.8540.0
    1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws234323bL-S-E-P108329837741211344321857220210.248.296.426.72232012726.242.178.2685.6317.813.1722.94.0635.1
    1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws223333bL-S-E-P111213413884162123813279402008.246.302.411.71337014030.238.165.3067.3025.413.4828.43.2435.7
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLBws22334c-3bL-S-E-P129522620456021720265921317.199.284.252.536258578.177.053.25610.0822.872.27113.00.7817.8
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)10953283353773130229135245252466781337142799.235.290.372.66235931220243.217.137.2706.8518.872.7636.12.5331.4
    National League Totals (11 yrs)79624182585709619642533920175468932112474.236.289.371.6602645896179.215.135.2676.6217.692.6737.82.4231.4
    American League Totals (3 yrs)2998659520334327996571210453325.235.295.375.67094832464.223.140.2797.4922.152.9632.02.8531.5
    Washington Senators II Totals (3 yrs)2998659520334327996571210453325.235.295.375.67094832464.223.140.2797.4922.152.9632.02.8531.5
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)2608459421541111975137521262123525.254.298.396.69491433571.211.142.2795.6913.792.4244.52.0833.0
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (3 yrs)246727771652332290173681582133826.227.294.358.65281326048.243.131.2608.3619.432.3233.02.7129.1
    Brooklyn Dodgers Totals (4 yrs)21360268138203217187381444751017.229.277.377.65465622744.213.148.2655.7921.953.7928.73.2031.9
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)63192164811221612143010015.250.304.359.6632076915.177.109.2886.7614.492.1496.00.9731.2
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)14523410010131000001.077.127.096.2235551.058.019.0955.4518.183.330.00.0025.0
    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
    1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB23SS1300.01432364946.9393.500.008.454.22
    1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB242B6200.0154166854328320.9765.200.0040.570.52
    1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB243B800.0280010101.0001.300.005.29.13
    1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB24SS2100.02833496561.9382.900.0013.723.92
    1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB252B100.00100111.0001.000.000.65.94
    1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB253B300.02101331.0001.000.001.917.64
    1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB25SS800.089131817.9442.100.005.247.13
    1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB262B500.01516243331.9396.200.003.26.02
    1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB263B3900.0446853117112.9572.900.0025.346.42
    1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB26SS3700.055102817165157.9524.200.0024.044.02
    1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB272B100.04301771.0007.000.000.60.83
    1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB273B1200.01220313532.9142.700.007.89.46
    1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB27SS11400.026537223100660637.9655.600.0074.089.81
    1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB27OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.813
    1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB282B100.00100111.0001.000.000.61.03
    1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB283B500.05130018181.0003.600.003.25.24
    1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB28SS8800.01152261043351341.9723.900.0056.490.71
    1960Chicago CubsNLMLB292B7500.0170215825393385.9805.100.0048.756.82
    1960Chicago CubsNLMLB293B4500.03851859789.9182.000.0029.234.12
    1960Chicago CubsNLMLB29SS500.0380111111.0002.200.003.23.82
    1960Chicago CubsNLMLB29OF200.0000000.0000.000.001.31.512
    1961Chicago CubsNLMLB302B11600.02823231799622605.9735.200.0075.390.61
    1961Chicago CubsNLMLB303B500.029311411.7862.200.003.23.92
    1961Chicago CubsNLMLB30OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.812
    1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLB312B1700.02026354946.9392.700.0010.527.03
    1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLB313B4300.0456666117111.9492.600.0026.568.32
    1962New York MetsNLMLB313B1400.01237235149.9613.500.008.8100.04
    1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLB31SS100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.63
    1963Washington Senators IIALMLB322B200.02401661.0003.000.001.22.46
    1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB322B100.00200221.0002.000.000.64.55
    1963Washington Senators IIALMLB323B7800.0881731817279261.9353.300.0048.194.01
    1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB323B1000.0311101514.9331.400.006.245.55
    1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB32SS100.0011021.5001.000.000.64.54
    1964Washington Senators IIALMLB33C200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.74
    1964Washington Senators IIALMLB332B100.01100221.0002.000.000.60.84
    1964Washington Senators IIALMLB333B8700.068143106221211.9552.400.0053.771.92
    1964Washington Senators IIALMLB33OF400.03000331.0000.800.002.53.37
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLB34C3300.01501861174168.9665.100.0020.434.73
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLB342B1200.012140326261.0002.200.007.412.63
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLB343B2600.01949637468.9192.600.0016.027.42
    MLB Totals - (C)35001501861174168.9664.800.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)294006607723819214701432.9744.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)3750034064962461051989.9412.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)288004887835017913211271.9624.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)8003000331.0000.400.000.00.00
    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
    1954MLB-----13-----
    1955MLB---62821-----
    1956MLB---138-----
    1957MLB---53937-----
    1958MLB---112114---1-
    1959MLB---1588-----
    1960MLB---75455---2-
    1961MLB---1165----1-
    1962MLB---17571-----
    1963MLB---3881-----
    1964MLB-2-187----4-
    1965MLB-33-1226------
    Totals-35-294375288---8-