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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Alvin Bateman
Stat Years
1962-1972  [mlb] 1963-1972
Height/Weight
6-3 / 220
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (953)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
Death
1996-12-03 [56.135]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Lawton (Lawton,OK)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Houston Colt 45s in 1962
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Red Murff
MLB Debut
1963-04-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.272)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [6] MON [4] PHI [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8563 ... retro id: batej102 ... mlbam id: 110670
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1962ModestoCalifA+----21c---1121435671222522175000000000.280.280.492.77243521448.000.212.0000.000.000.0020.74.8339.3
    1963Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou722cL-S-E-P21284042385861059001310394419.210.249.334.58343413524.156.124.2543.0023.737.9240.42.3028.2
    1964Oklahoma CityPCLAAA----23c---344144183560922000000000.243.243.472.7151446815.000.229.0000.000.000.0016.06.2542.9
    1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou723cL-S-E-P37422118428051901174810259.190.249.294.5432416513.176.104.2187.0519.922.8244.22.0731.0
    1965Oklahoma CityPCLAAA----24c---47626642791022166000000000.297.297.586.88326615633.000.289.0000.000.000.0012.77.8941.8
    1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou724cL-S-E-P44514215283171401123701239.197.256.380.6361575411.261.183.2107.6423.573.0820.34.4639.3
    1966Houston AstrosNLMLBhou725cL-S-E-P5131433391212431770002074546917.279.315.467.78246820244.233.188.2994.2715.813.7025.53.6336.4
    1967Houston AstrosNLMLBhou726cL-S-E-P676252164890217001753202119.190.245.250.4952736311.127.060.2316.2319.413.12126.00.7322.9
    1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou727cL-S-E-P711135028871904331123463341616.249.297.337.63438311823.154.088.2736.0112.012.0087.51.0426.4
    1969Montreal ExposNLMLBmon228cL-S-E-P87423516494081902124411067.209.250.328.5782497712.162.119.2244.8217.673.6729.43.2124.5
    1970WinnipegILAAA----29c---9724481013000000000.333.333.500.83324122.000.167.0000.000.000.0024.04.1725.0
    1970Montreal ExposNLMLBmon229cL-S-E-P9139520511232151568842875153915.237.275.383.65855719941.208.146.2495.0313.462.6834.72.6933.3
    1971Montreal ExposNLMLBmon230cL-S-E-P10139492341191731056101987465327.242.273.350.62352617230.148.108.2733.6116.544.5849.21.9025.2
    1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon231cL-S-E-P111829071003003400001.241.313.276.5893281.138.035.2809.3812.501.330.00.0014.3
    1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi631cL-S-E-P11822521056903170183911364.222.246.294.5402657412.099.072.2493.0214.724.8884.01.1321.4
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)101733302507651231881375101017261027253169123.230.271.350.62135851167222.172.120.2564.8017.023.5541.12.2629.0
    National League Totals (11 yrs)101733302507651231881375101017261027253169123.230.271.350.62135851167222.172.120.2564.8017.023.5541.12.2629.0
    Minor League Totals24886913124442452166000000000.281.281.518.79986945098.237.237.2350.000.000.0016.75.9840.2
    Minor: A+ Totals121435671222522175000000000.280.280.492.77243521448.211.212.2440.000.000.0020.74.8339.3
    Minor: AAA Totals127434641221723191000000000.281.281.544.82543423650.263.263.2260.000.000.0014.07.1441.0
    Montreal Expos Totals (4 yrs)370127610129843833146966221061281850.234.271.357.628136445684.175.123.2554.5515.403.3938.72.4228.2
    Houston Astros Totals (4 yrs)363117798284554301341272210108143951.241.288.371.659128143789.190.130.2675.6216.392.9239.22.3431.3
    Houston Colt 45s Totals (2 yrs)20262541127166157801301511046618.203.249.320.56967520037.163.117.2414.4422.375.0341.72.2229.1
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)822521056903170183911364.222.246.294.5402657412.099.072.2493.0214.724.8884.01.1321.4
    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
    1963Houston Colt 45sNLMLB22C1150963.269081237794771.9716.700.8071.089.81
    1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLB23C720580.24004364449443.9876.200.7644.497.32
    1965Houston AstrosNLMLB24C390347.12342643264260.9856.700.7524.186.72
    1966Houston AstrosNLMLB25C12101,023.0731631514809794.9816.600.7874.792.41
    1967Houston AstrosNLMLB26C710604.24834665535529.9897.500.8843.893.41
    1968Houston AstrosNLMLB27C1080881.069049116750739.9856.800.8466.797.31
    1969Montreal ExposNLMLB28C660544.14332675466459.9857.000.8440.789.22
    1970Montreal ExposNLMLB29C13701,181.0824621519901886.9836.500.7584.698.61
    1971Montreal ExposNLMLB30C13701,139.0726561212794782.9855.700.6985.198.61
    1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB31C800627.044738146499485.9726.100.7751.397.61
    1972Montreal ExposNLMLB31C7049.02810029291.0004.100.594.538.94
    MLB Totals - (C)95307,93956864911138117.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1963MLB-115---------
    1964MLB-72---------
    1965MLB-39---------
    1966MLB-121---------
    1967MLB-71---------
    1968MLB-108---------
    1969MLB-66---------
    1970MLB-137---------
    1971MLB-137---------
    1972MLB-87---------
    Totals-953---------