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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Sanford Koufax
Stat Years
1955-1966  [mlb] 1955-1966
Height/Weight
6-2 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
Positions
P (397)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
High School
Lafayette (Brooklyn,NY)
Colleges
University of Cincinnati (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Draft
MLB Debut
1955-06-24 - Boxscore  (Age: 19.177)
Service Time
Organizations
LAN [9] BRO [3]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13915 ... retro id: koufs101 ... mlbam id: 117277
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Games

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YearSplitsGGSDNSDNFGS%CGPHPRDRGFfor PHfor PRfor DRb1b2b3b4b5b6b7b8b9p Pp Cp 1Bp 2Bp 3Bp SSp LFp CFp RFp DH
1955Log - Splits1257341.725---34421555565551212000000000
1956Log - Splits161061062.505---3193510101011101012111216000000000
1957Log - Splits3413211138.229---812121613151414161313132134000000000
1958Log - Splits4026142165.0531---673531227292726252523314540000000000
1959Log - Splits322391771.9616---662821020212221212122203135000000000
1960Log - Splits3726111970.372811372832728302627302730274437000000000
1961Log - Splits423572083.31529---823642035353635353739386242000000000
1962Log - Splits282621592.911221823161226272826292726264328000000000
1963Log - Splits4040020100.0203611004751741404143414041417440000000000
1964Log - Splits292811396.61530---513031028282829293129285529000000000
1965Log - Splits434121495.32743---1024332543444141414441478043000000000
1966Log - Splits4141014100.02745---1304552643434341424445477941000000000
Totals3943148017779.71372993934434840171319327321319325324326334558397000000000
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started DNS Did not start. Count of games not started DNF Did not finish. Count of games not finished. GS% Games Started Percentage CG Complete Games PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context PR Entered game as Pinch Runner DR Entered game as defensive replacement GF Games Finished for PH Left game for Pinch hitter for PR Left game for Pinch runner for DR Left game for defensive replacement b1 Games at batting slot #1 (Leadoff) b2 Games at batting slot #2 b3 Games at batting slot #3 b4 Games at batting slot #4 (Cleanup) b5 Games at batting slot #5 b6 Games at batting slot #6 b7 Games at batting slot #7 b8 Games at batting slot #8 b9 Games at batting slot #9 p P Games at pitcher position p C Games at catcher p 1B Games at First Base p 2B Games at Second Base p 3B Games at Third Base p SS Games at Shortstop p LF Games at Left Field p CF Games at Center Field p RF Games at Right Field p DH Games as Designated Hitter

On Base

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YearSplitsGPAABBAVGOBPSLGOPSOBLdoffH1B1B-IF1B-OF1B-Bnt2B3BHRSolo2-Run3-RunGSlamIPHRWO-HRWO-HPHXBHTBRBIHR RBIRBI outRBI HRRBIHR%BBBB4BB 1BOBB BLBB LdIBBHBPROECI
1955Log - Splits12183153.216.341.288.628624233263301502200000007441020220.002883141120
1956Log - Splits16261231.286.365.511.876956466386602144105500000228118281501553.572965070030
1957Log - Splits34444385.216.309.379.68813610583525783134148420100031146472222246.81511262141230
1958Log - Splits40713599.220.335.374.709237171132831212032551911611011249224713063042.2510428873061131
1959Log - Splits32620534.225.326.388.71320115012076811232212113611001044207533243260.38812492183050
1960Log - Splits37753641.207.314.345.659234189133901012321852013502002543221693133144.931002682226190
1961Log - Splits421068954.222.295.352.6473112642121482119113162715750000464336974454445.369613922163140
1962Log - Splits28743680.197.260.290.55019218913498101242221138311000336197542112138.895612221242100
1963Log - Splits4012081135.189.228.271.5002733182141622518952861813230000552308622632641.945671001073130
1964Log - Splits29870806.191.240.275.516207225154114121422252136340000340222472432451.06531150950120
1965Log - Splits4312971205.179.227.280.5072923412161542519132972617711001562337803843847.50710501945180
1966Log - Splits4112741178.205.252.294.5453183282411793021163851914410111462346652582538.46770912240100
Totals39494348501.204.274.318.592255823861738122016715713327046202125521962263351827066833103931045.39802147791918847181121
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BAVG 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) OB On Base (including Homers) Ldoff Leadoff H Hits 1B-IF Infield Single (or Hit) 1B-OF Outfield Singles 1B-Bnt Bunt Single 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs Solo Solo Homers (no baserunners) 2-Run 2-Run Homers 3-Run 3-Run homers Gslam Grand Slams (Bases loaded homer) IPHR Inside the park home run WO-HR Walkoff-homer WO-H Walkoff Hit PH Pinch hit appearances in games context and Pinch hits in On Base context XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) RBI Runs Batted In HR RBI RBIs from home runs RBI Out Runs Batted In on outs RBIHR% Pct of total RBIs from Homers BB Walks BB4 Walkes on 4-pitches, excluding Intentional walks BB 1BO Walked with first base open and runners on 2nd and /or 3rd BB BL Bases Loaded Walk BB LD Leadoff walk IBB Intentional Walks HBP Hit by a Pitch ROE Reached on Error CI Catchers Interference

Outs

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YearSplitsGPAABOutsGOAOGO%FOLOPOFrcFCProdBuntSHSFGDPGDP-OGDP%IF OutOF OutIF Out%loc Ploc Cloc 1Bloc 2Bloc 3Bloc SSloc LFloc CFloc RFSOSO-swSO-caSo-3SO-FTSO Sw%
1955Log - Splits1218315311941480.85425170331041921.05593066.37061615151091130191118063.33
1956Log - Splits1626123116347860.556911640881073023.33884566.244192018231222113024613080.00
1957Log - Splits34444385303581230.471157182884243511.431235868.061322312328201820122903136073.77
1958Log - Splits407135994611272030.6318715120118744137218.0621711365.819936484956345227131864457065.65
1959Log - Splits32620534412971510.6412621415213103254511.111658366.51113184637402935191641164748070.73
1960Log - Splits377536415091251870.6716024316117138395815.5220211064.7229274154493143361971316558066.50
1961Log - Splits4210689547392112590.81205322235428221231411212.5031415666.82822385969984357562691848469068.40
1962Log - Splits287436805381251970.63171233133911415519.8020811464.61816303462483644342161407466064.81
1963Log - Splits40120811359192613520.7429950325324191119919.8940620766.2353255838411753866830622085111071.90
1964Log - Splits298708066491652610.6322634112217126385813.7925716960.32119386452634378482231645693073.54
1965Log - Splits43129712059832473540.7026331602542818113139513.6838321863.7352444838810959877238295602.36
1966Log - Splits41127411789452323960.59273378633134251181310013.0038224660.82425578382111761026831700000.00
Totals394943485016740173626170.66213629019121323207156763010476613.582804154964.423018639060863375744663347023871183508575049.56
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats GO Groundouts AO Air out (Fly Outs + Popouts + Lineouts) FO Fly outs LO Lineouts PO Putouts Frc Forceouts. Groundout with runner ahead of him forced out on base. FC Fielders Choice Prod Productive out. At the very least, a runner was advanced on the out SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies GDP Grounded into Double Play GDP-O Double Play Opportunities for Batter (Runner on 1st + less than 2 outs) GDP% Grounded into double play percentage. Double Plays vs Opportunities IF Out Infield Outs OF out Outfield Outs IF Out% Percentage of outs in the infield loc P Balls fielded by pitcher loc C Balls fielded by catcher loc 1B Balls fielded by first baseman loc 2B Balls fielded by second baseman loc 3B Balls fielded by third baseman loc SS Balls fielded by shortstop loc LF Balls fielded by left field loc CF Balls fielded by center field loc RF Balls fielded by right field SO Strikeouts SO-Sw Strikeouts Swinging SO-Ca Strikeouts Looking (or Called) SO-3 Strikeouts on 3 Pitches SO-FT Strikeout on Foul Tip SO SW% Percentage of strikeouts on swings

Baserunning

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YearSplitsGPAOBmOBPRR%SBSB2SB3SBHCSCS2CS3CSHS1-3S1-2S1-3%S2-HS2-3S2-H%D1-HD1-3D1-H%DIAdv WPAdv OutFrcROOB
1955Log - Splits1218362.3391320.97101000002340.0020100.0010100.0002685
1956Log - Splits1626195.3643637.89220000002820.0010100.004266.6702758
1957Log - Splits34444136.3064835.294310110061331.586275.002433.33051287
1958Log - Splits40713237.3328736.7111001100101835.719756.255645.45013242212
1959Log - Splits32620201.3246431.841100110072125.006366.673442.860714148
1960Log - Splits37753234.3118235.046330541082722.868850.004640.00011231810
1961Log - Splits421068311.29111637.3066002110162638.1019676.006650.00011283618
1962Log - Splits28743192.2586031.2555003300151944.1218481.822340.000571110
1963Log - Splits401208273.2266624.181010001100103025.0014766.673175.0007242514
1964Log - Splits29870207.2384823.195500541092031.0310376.922250.0009141314
1965Log - Splits431297292.2259030.821615102200132336.1114573.685550.00010262716
1966Log - Splits411274318.2507322.961212004301143727.4591145.005741.6705293216
Totals39494342558.27178330.6169636025213111224531.371165667.44424647.73087214219138
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances OB On Base (including Homers) mOBP Modified On Base Percentage. Includes all times on base, whether earned or not. R Runs R% Run%. Runs/OnBase. % of time on base that he scores SB Stolen Bases (Total) SB2 Steals of 2nd base SB3 Steals of 3rd base SBH Steals of home CS Caught Stealings CS2 Caught stealing second base CS3 Caught stealing third base CSH Caught stealing home S1-3 1b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S1-2 1b to 2b on a single while a baserunner S1-3% % of times going first to third on a single S2-H 2b to home on a single while a baserunner S2-3 2b to 3b on a single while a baserunner S2-H% % of times second to home on a single D1-H Scored from first base on a double D1-3 1b to 3b on a double D1-H% % of times scoring from first base on a double DI Defensive Indifference. Defense allowed steal without attempt to throw out Adv WP Advanced on Wild Pitch or Passed Ball Adv Out Advanced safely on an out FrcR Forced out as runner. OOB Thrown Out on Bases as baserunner, excludes while batter

Pitches

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YearSplitsGPAABBBSOHBPPitStrBalSwMsCalCtSwingsFoulIntBInPlStr%Bal%Foul%SW%SwMs%P/PAIP-SW%IP-PA%FPSFPSwFPIPFPS%FPSw%FPIP%
1955Log - Splits12183153283016814102715712022729098112960.2139.7914.3942.5819.663.7244.570.5111662960.6636.0715.85
1956Log - Splits1626123129300101161539685155371460162020960.8339.1716.0245.5018.483.8745.480.1130813049.8131.0311.49
1957Log - Splits3444438551122217741114660253289557825279227862.8037.2015.7346.5130.674.0033.762.62661544959.9134.6811.04
1958Log - Splits40713599104131128121650116227246190211894182748458.6841.3214.8642.2822.883.9440.767.93702067651.8928.8910.66
1959Log - Splits32620534811640242014709503264087301062348938260.7439.2614.3843.8830.703.9036.061.63501906556.4530.6510.48
1960Log - Splits37753641100197131081865124339851894213474752646760.0139.9915.2843.3429.554.1334.762.04482509059.5033.2011.95
1961Log - Splits421068954962693425626751581542681143619947192471762.8537.1516.8946.8527.183.9936.067.162637412858.6135.0211.99
1962Log - Splits2874368056216229681877109140451594513624661647963.2436.7615.7045.8929.663.9935.264.54192387556.3932.0310.09
1963Log - Splits4012081135563063449930581441670661170323978443085967.9732.0318.7653.2827.953.7235.871.175948717062.8340.3114.07
1964Log - Splits29870806532230324321971046494481120217165961960667.7532.2518.3852.9128.793.7335.369.755535411963.7940.6913.68
1965Log - Splits43129712057138251137934232232551901369.9130.0916.8148.6741.820.0923.61.017611.310.460.08
1966Log - Splits41127411787731700000000000---------------0.00---0.00000.000.000.00
Totals3949434850180223871826885170109875352443119047126974424154462363.2736.7316.4647.2327.752.8536.449.04051240683242.9425.508.82
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls SwMs Swing and Miss Cal Called Strikes Swings Batter swung at pitch, regardless of result Foul Foul Balls IntB Intentional Balls InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches Bal% Balls percentage Foul% Foul ball percentage, of all pitches Sw% Swing Percentage. Total Swings / Total Pitches SwMs% Swing and Miss%. When swinging, how much does he miss P/PA Pitches per Plate Appearance IP-SW% Percentage of swings that are put in play IP-PA% % of Plate Appearances where ball is put into play FPS First Pitch Strike FPSw First Pitch Swing FPIP First Pitch in Play FPS% % of Plate Appearances with First Pitch as Strike FPSw% First Pitch Swing Percentage FPIP% First Pitch in Play Percentage