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OSCAR GAMBLE

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1968-1985
Positions
OF-819, DH-561
Born
December 20, 1949  (64.125)
Place
Ht/Wt
5-11 / 165
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
High School
Carver  (Montgomery,AL)
College:
 
Drafted:
Chicago Cubs:  1968-16-363 (June-Reg)
Full Name
Oscar Charles Gamble 
TBC Player ID
11702
MLB Debut
August 27, 1969  (19.250)
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Speed
43
Contact
66
Patience
73
Batting
57
Power
77

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Tom Tresh (86.68)
2.  Leon Wagner (86.54)
3.  Tito Francona (85.55)
4.  Thurman Munson (85.3)
5.  Joe Pepitone (84.07)
6.  Gil McDougald (83.39)
7.  Johnny Grubb (83.25)
8.  Jim Northrup (83.11)
9.  Jay Payton (82.87)
10.  Steve Kemp (82.81)
Age: 20
1.  Beauty McGowan (85.57)
2.  Aurelio Rodriguez (79.92)
3.  Billy Sullivan (77.99)
4.  Tim Foli (76.09)
5.  Bunny Brief (75.3)
6.  Dalton Jones (74.64)
7.  Bobby Del Greco (71.92)
8.  Woody English (71.8)
9.  Jay Johnstone (71.25)
10.  Cliff Heathcote (69.2)
Age: 21
1.  Rod Carew (84.42)
2.  Beauty McGowan (83.16)
3.  Zoilo Versalles (82.37)
4.  Melky Cabrera (80.21)
5.  Chris Speier (78.65)
6.  Derrel Thomas (78.09)
7.  Elbie Fletcher (77.23)
8.  Dib Williams (75.73)
9.  Ed Brinkman (75.64)
10.  Jack Clark (74.7)
Age: 22
1.  Kurt Stillwell (86)
2.  Keith Hernandez (85.3)
3.  Roy McMillan (80.81)
4.  Sean Burroughs (80.39)
5.  Gary Thomasson (79.93)
6.  Ted Kazanski (79.06)
7.  Paul Blair (78.59)
8.  Gary Geiger (76.94)
9.  Everett Scott (76.57)
10.  Rowland Office (75.93)
Age: 23
1.  Sam Chapman (85.93)
2.  Jay Johnstone (85.61)
3.  Dalton Jones (84.78)
4.  Glenn Hubbard (83.77)
5.  Kurt Stillwell (83.22)
6.  Mel Hall (82.71)
7.  Edgardo Alfonzo (82.56)
8.  Gene Freese (81.01)
9.  Pete Rose (80.72)
10.  Chico Carrasquel (80.33)
Age: 24
1.  Andy Carey (87.98)
2.  Paul Blair (84.04)
3.  Ron Swoboda (83.98)
4.  Dalton Jones (83.37)
5.  Alex Kampouris (82.65)
6.  Roger Maris (82.23)
7.  Gary Geiger (82.17)
8.  Sam Chapman (82.15)
9.  Sibby Sisti (82.04)
10.  Kurt Stillwell (81.9)
Age: 25
1.  Gary Geiger (85.54)
2.  Dwight Evans (84.52)
3.  Gene Freese (84.51)
4.  Bernie Friberg (83.8)
5.  Billy Williams (83.2)
6.  Ed Kirkpatrick (82.82)
7.  Jim Piersall (82.17)
8.  Lonny Frey (82.1)
9.  Jay Johnstone (81.98)
10.  Gil McDougald (81.75)
Age: 26
1.  Gil McDougald (87.05)
2.  Gene Freese (86.09)
3.  Don Money (85.08)
4.  Jim Piersall (84.66)
5.  Larry Doby (84.6)
6.  Willie Jones (84.46)
7.  Gary Geiger (84.13)
8.  Tito Francona (83.19)
9.  Chico Carrasquel (82.87)
10.  Thurman Munson (82.87)
Age: 27
1.  Tito Francona (87.78)
2.  Tom Tresh (87.36)
3.  Gil McDougald (87.06)
4.  Larry Doby (86.67)
5.  Curt Blefary (86.14)
6.  Thurman Munson (85.64)
7.  Willie Jones (85.19)
8.  Chico Carrasquel (85.06)
9.  Gil Hodges (84.16)
10.  Gene Freese (83.92)
Age: 28
1.  Tom Tresh (91.62)
2.  Tito Francona (88.7)
3.  Thurman Munson (88.67)
4.  Gil McDougald (88.63)
5.  Curt Blefary (87.09)
6.  Chico Carrasquel (85.99)
7.  Larry Doby (84.65)
8.  Willie Jones (84.12)
9.  George Foster (83.47)
10.  Sal Bando (83.07)
Age: 29
1.  Tom Tresh (88.88)
2.  Tito Francona (87.99)
3.  Jim Ray Hart (86.36)
4.  Thurman Munson (86.32)
5.  Gil McDougald (86.22)
6.  Willie Jones (85.28)
7.  Frank Bolling (85.02)
8.  Chico Carrasquel (84.48)
9.  Troy Tulowitzki (83.09)
10.  Carlton Fisk (83.09)
Age: 30
1.  Tito Francona (88.33)
2.  Tom Tresh (87.87)
3.  Jim Ray Hart (86.53)
4.  Carlton Fisk (86.3)
5.  Frank Bolling (84.9)
6.  Chico Carrasquel (84.53)
7.  Gil McDougald (83.56)
8.  Whitey Kurowski (83.53)
9.  Thurman Munson (83.16)
10.  Willie Jones (82.62)
Age: 31
1.  Tito Francona (87.52)
2.  Jim Ray Hart (85.7)
3.  Al Rosen (85.33)
4.  Tom Tresh (84.26)
5.  Grady Hatton (84.04)
6.  Al Smith (83.99)
7.  Carlton Fisk (83.97)
8.  Chico Carrasquel (83.84)
9.  Frank Bolling (83.31)
10.  Steve Kemp (82.58)
Age: 32
1.  Tom Tresh (89.57)
2.  Tito Francona (86.98)
3.  Steve Kemp (85.35)
4.  Al Rosen (85.18)
5.  Al Smith (84.94)
6.  Chico Carrasquel (84.86)
7.  Andre Thornton (83.78)
8.  Sixto Lezcano (83.43)
9.  Leon Wagner (83.39)
10.  Jim Ray Hart (83.28)
Age: 33
1.  Tom Tresh (90.04)
2.  Tito Francona (87.29)
3.  Andre Thornton (86.08)
4.  Leon Wagner (85.82)
5.  Steve Kemp (85.13)
6.  Al Smith (84.57)
7.  Brian Downing (84.21)
8.  Sixto Lezcano (84)
9.  Al Rosen (83.78)
10.  Joe Pepitone (83.73)
Age: 34
1.  Tom Tresh (88.4)
2.  Leon Wagner (86.59)
3.  Tito Francona (86.3)
4.  Andre Thornton (85.26)
5.  Steve Kemp (84.52)
6.  Thurman Munson (84.48)
7.  Joe Pepitone (84.47)
8.  Al Rosen (83.42)
9.  Gil McDougald (83.31)
10.  Sixto Lezcano (83.23)
Age: 35
1.  Tom Tresh (86.68)
2.  Leon Wagner (86.54)
3.  Tito Francona (86.01)
4.  Thurman Munson (85.3)
5.  Joe Pepitone (84.07)
6.  Gil McDougald (83.39)
7.  Jim Northrup (83.11)
8.  Steve Kemp (82.81)
9.  Andre Thornton (82.38)
10.  Jay Payton (82.22)
Age: 36
1.  Tom Tresh (86.68)
2.  Leon Wagner (86.54)
3.  Tito Francona (85.55)
4.  Thurman Munson (85.3)
5.  Joe Pepitone (84.07)
6.  Gil McDougald (83.39)
7.  Jim Northrup (83.11)
8.  Steve Kemp (82.81)
9.  Jay Payton (82.22)
10.  Davey Johnson (82.11)


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