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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kenneth George Boswell
Stat Years
1965-1977  [mlb] 1967-1977
Height/Weight
6-0 / 172
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
2B (566) ... 3B (82) ... OF (8)
Draft Position
2B
Born Date/Place
1946-02-23 in Austin, Texas   [73.329]
Death
High School
William B. Travis (Austin,TX)
Colleges
Sam Houston State University (Huntsville, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #4 (#66 overall) of the 1965 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1967-09-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.207)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [8] HOU [3]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9037 ... retro id: boswk101 ... mlbam id: 111260
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1965AuburnNYPLA-----192b---1732984985201733000000000.285.285.430.71529812828.000.145.0000.000.000.0042.62.3532.9
    1966WilliamsportEastAA----202b---2632414372153136000000000.299.299.398.6972419619.000.099.0000.000.000.00241.00.4126.4
    1966JacksonvilleILAAA----202b---280298287693222000000000.255.255.326.5812989714.000.071.0000.000.000.00149.00.6718.4
    1967JacksonvilleILAAA----212b---352197194992315000000000.249.249.360.6091977114.000.111.0000.000.000.0065.71.5228.6
    1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn24212b-3bL-S-E-P31140293014001500203.225.233.375.60843154.175.150.2222.3311.635.0040.02.3344.4
    1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn12222bL-S-E-P47528437747241172162713206.261.300.342.6423069713.155.081.2755.238.821.6971.01.3117.6
    1969New York MetsNLMLBnyn12232bL-S-E-P510236248101147332733647241313.279.347.381.72840513824.213.102.3138.8911.601.31120.70.7423.8
    1970New York MetsNLMLBnyn12242bL-S-E-P61053513289132544544132235813.254.331.345.67640212120.211.091.26310.207.960.7870.21.2422.5
    1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn12252bL-S-E-P711639246107201540523631224411.273.334.367.70143614426.194.094.2838.267.110.8678.41.1524.3
    1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn12262bL-S-E-P8100355357591933223235094115.211.274.318.59240011319.197.107.2108.008.751.0939.42.2525.3
    1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn12273bL-S-E-P97611012252121400121101021.227.303.318.621123355.200.091.2379.768.940.9255.01.6320.0
    1974New York MetsNLMLBnyn12282b-3bL-S-E-P109622219486121501181912118.216.277.279.556244629.140.063.2287.387.791.06111.00.8218.8
    1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou17292b-3bL-S-E-P118617816438202103301210377.242.349.309.6582125510.219.067.25414.155.660.400.00.0023.3
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou17303bL-S-E-P1291126123381018108801228.262.301.341.642137439.151.079.2755.845.841.000.00.0027.3
    1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou17312bL-S-E-P1372977211101200101200115.216.287.247.534108242.134.031.2449.2611.111.200.00.009.5
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)93025172666259119312442717240239925252990.248.313.337.6502816847141.188.089.2618.528.491.0081.21.1022.6
    National League Totals (11 yrs)93025172666259119312442717240239925252990.248.313.337.6502816847141.188.089.2618.528.491.0081.21.1022.6
    Minor League Totals268103413928253913106000000000.273.273.379.652103439275.106.106.2630.000.000.0079.51.2626.6
    Minor: A- Totals732984985201733000000000.285.285.430.71529812828.144.145.2680.000.000.0042.62.3532.9
    Minor: AA Totals632414372153136000000000.299.299.398.6972419619.100.099.2960.000.000.00241.00.4126.4
    Minor: AAA Totals13249547125185537000000000.253.253.339.59249516828.087.086.2450.000.000.0099.01.0122.4
    New York Mets Totals (8 yrs)68121162315287415311932614192207824191970.250.312.343.6552359725120.190.093.2628.148.771.0868.31.3122.7
    Houston Astros Totals (3 yrs)24940135971740511348321161020.242.320.304.62445712221.177.062.25910.507.000.670.00.0021.6
    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
    1967New York MetsNLMLB212B600.01024133534.9715.700.003.754.56
    1967New York MetsNLMLB213B400.02100212121.0003.000.002.536.46
    1968New York MetsNLMLB222B6900.01542031337370357.9655.200.0042.692.02
    1969New York MetsNLMLB232B9600.01902291851437419.9594.400.0059.394.11
    1970New York MetsNLMLB242B10100.0204244249450448.9964.400.0062.396.21
    1971New York MetsNLMLB252B10900.01912341256437425.9733.900.0067.394.01
    1972New York MetsNLMLB262B940804.0208183453395391.9904.200.4960.394.01
    1973New York MetsNLMLB272B309.084101312.9234.001.331.93.94
    1973New York MetsNLMLB273B170127.0729133736.9732.100.2810.622.42
    1974New York MetsNLMLB282B2800.069630111321321.0004.700.0017.329.22
    1974New York MetsNLMLB283B2000.01148566459.9223.000.0012.320.82
    1974New York MetsNLMLB28OF700.0142111716.9412.300.004.37.310
    1975Houston AstrosNLMLB292B3100.04065111106105.9913.400.0019.336.04
    1975Houston AstrosNLMLB293B2300.01438525752.9122.300.0014.326.72
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLB302B300.01000111.0000.300.001.93.35
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLB303B1600.0721243028.9331.800.009.917.62
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLB30OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.18
    1977Houston AstrosNLMLB312B2600.033310964641.0002.500.0016.036.13
    1977Houston AstrosNLMLB313B200.00400441.0002.000.001.22.84
    MLB Totals - (2B)5660813110812805228024402388.9794.202.940.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)820127411501317204191.9362.301.500.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)800142111716.9412.000.000.00.00
    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
    1967MLB---64------
    1968MLB---69-------
    1969MLB---96-------
    1970MLB---101-------
    1971MLB---109-------
    1972MLB---94-------
    1973MLB---317------
    1974MLB---2820----7-
    1975MLB---3123------
    1976MLB---316----1-
    1977MLB---262------
    Totals---56682----8-