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Buster AdamsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1939-1947 MLB Years: 1939-1947
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PositionsOF-527Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameElvin Clark Adams
Height6-0Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 1,1890PlaceTrinidad,Colorado
Death DateSeptember 1,1990 [100.000]
MLB DebutApril 27,1939 [48.238]
OrganizationsPHI [4] SLN [4] Awards0Awards Voting1-12
TBC Player ID8039Retrosheet IDadamb101MLBAM ID110048
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed66Power82Contact29XBH77RBIs41Runs58Hitting59Durability62Team.506Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1939St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln124821100000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln8of52811111001004403000.091.333.182.5152118.143.091.455.28722.2222.221.000.000.00100.00
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi5of521114184810714743820396709008.256.319.352.67114725466.297.096.194.3238.3714.381.720.86104.5023.36
1943Totals for NL-NL         11942949108157439204371012008.252.320.347.66714926484.294.095.200.3228.8814.671.650.83107.2524.07
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2of531515848616535317642074747170011.283.370.440.81025755682.300.157.288.38210.8510.851.002.4934.3533.33
1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2of5414566133128005500002.232.295.429.72424661.224.197.286.3398.208.201.003.2828.0046.15
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln14of54140578981692602010130577538008.292.359.441.80025546646.308.149.253.3798.8211.611.323.1028.9027.22
1945Totals for NL-NL         15463410418229122109306280380010.287.353.440.79327952707.301.153.256.3768.7711.321.293.1128.8228.57
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln14of558117321326052230292734003.185.312.306.6185311209.191.121.306.30613.8812.920.932.3934.6034.38
1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2of5669182214511121520262901003.247.341.352.6936414209.285.105.258.33012.4413.881.120.9691.0031.11
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter576200328253296125024912023428113420035.266.346.400.7468021582292.288.134.258.00010.2112.261.202.1840.0629.70
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3451240161330631225125601441757270024.266.346.397.7434921001418.293.131.252.00010.1612.341.221.7649.6030.30
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2317631212023302512460901066150011.265.347.406.75331058874.280.141.267.00010.3012.131.182.8630.5228.71
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625637915027314703066794120010.266.346.400.74622644645.288.134.258.00010.2112.261.202.1840.0629.70

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi52OF107--298651309304.9842.84------11196.469.5
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52OF6--11---11111.0001.83------875.03.9
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi53OF151--44914101473463.9793.07------151100.098.7
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln54OF140--382993400391.9782.79------140100.090.9
1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi54OF14--26---26261.0001.86------14100.09.1
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln55OF58--951119796.9901.66------8171.637.2
1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi56OF51--785428783.9541.63------6973.933.1
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF527--13393529814031374.9792.61------5270.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi52---------107-
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln52---------6-
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi53---------151-
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln54---------140-
1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi54---------14-
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln55---------58-
1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi56---------51-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1947-03-21Purchased by Phillies from Cardinals. 
1945-05-08TradeTraded by Phillies to Cardinals for Glenn Crawford and John Antonelli. 
1943-06-01TradeTraded by Cardinals with Dain Clay and Coaker Triplett to Phillies for Earl Naylor and Danny Litwhiler. 
* 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.