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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Gerald Robert Zimmerman
Stat Years
1961-1968  [mlb] 1961-1968
Height/Weight
6-2 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (481)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
Death
1998-09-09 [63.353]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Milwaukie (Milwaukie,OR)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Boston Red Sox in 1952
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1961-04-14 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.205)
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [7] CIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 20085 ... retro id: zimmj101 ... mlbam id: 124770
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin826cL-S-E-P17620484250010111121241010.206.252.230.482222475.078.024.2284.959.461.910.00.0011.9
    1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2227cL-S-E-P234628174007003513001.274.318.339.65769214.113.065.2984.357.251.670.00.0023.5
    1963Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2228cL-S-E-P339563131003002803003.232.259.250.50961141.054.018.2713.2813.114.000.00.007.7
    1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2229cL-S-E-P4631206243001200101535006.200.278.225.503138273.108.025.2297.2510.871.500.00.0012.5
    1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2230cL-S-E-P5831548331111100122318036.214.275.253.528175393.117.039.2466.8613.141.92154.00.579.1
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2231cL-S-E-P66011911304111500152310144.252.338.328.666136396.202.076.30211.0316.911.53119.00.7420.0
    1967Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2232cL-S-E-P710423413393011201224928158.167.243.192.435267454.115.025.2058.2418.352.23234.00.3710.3
    1968Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2233cL-S-E-P824453510020031010100.111.180.133.3135061.089.022.1396.0020.003.330.00.0020.0
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)483994602032223721278154113141238.204.269.239.508111823827.113.035.2386.9813.771.97331.30.2713.3
    American League Totals (7 yrs)40779052161172362016713392731228.204.273.242.51589619122.122.038.2407.4814.841.99263.30.3313.7
    National League Totals (1 yrs)7620484250010111121241010.206.252.230.482222475.078.024.2284.959.461.910.00.0011.9
    Minnesota Twins Totals (7 yrs)40779052161172362016713392731228.204.273.242.51589619122.122.038.2407.4814.841.99263.30.3313.7
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)7620484250010111121241010.206.252.230.482222475.078.024.2284.959.461.910.00.0011.9
    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
    1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26C7600.037422108406396.9755.200.0049.4100.01
    1962Minnesota TwinsALMLB27C3400.0111910121120.9923.500.0021.0100.02
    1963Minnesota TwinsALMLB28C3900.01168001241241.0003.200.0024.2100.02
    1964Minnesota TwinsALMLB29C6300.02642221288286.9934.500.0038.9100.02
    1965Minnesota TwinsALMLB30C8200.03212215344343.9974.200.0050.698.82
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLB31C5900.02641615281280.9964.700.0036.498.32
    1967Minnesota TwinsALMLB32C10400.05724457621616.9925.900.0064.2100.01
    1968Minnesota TwinsALMLB33C2400.0109710117116.9914.800.0014.8100.03
    MLB Totals - (C)481002131150212623022281.9914.700.000.00.00
    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
    1961MLB-76---------
    1962MLB-34---------
    1963MLB-39---------
    1964MLB-63---------
    1965MLB-82---------
    1966MLB-59---------
    1967MLB-104---------
    1968MLB-24---------
    Totals-481---------