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Charlie Keller
Charles Ernest Keller (King Kong)
Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 5' 10", Weight 190 lb.
Debut April 22, 1939
Born September 12, 1916 in Middletown, MD
Died May 23, 1990 in Frederick, MD

 

Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  G   AB    R    H   2B 3B  HR  RBI  SB CS  BB  SO   BA   OBP   SLG   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1939 22 NYY AL 111  398   87  133  21  6  11   83   6  3  81  49  .334  .447  .500  199  11           0   4
 1940 23 NYY AL 138  500  102  143  18 15  21   93   8  2 106  65  .286  .411  .508  254   3           0  11
 1941 24 NYY AL 140  507  102  151  24 10  33  122   6  4 102  65  .298  .416  .580  294   0           1   3
 1942 25 NYY AL 152  544  106  159  24  9  26  108  14  2 114  61  .292  .417  .513  279   1           2   5
 1943 26 NYY AL 141  512   97  139  15 11  31   86   7  5 106  60  .271  .396  .525  269   2           0   7
 1945 28 NYY AL  44  163   26   49   7  4  10   34   0  2  31  21  .301  .412  .577   94   0           0   2
 1946 29 NYY AL 150  538   98  148  29 10  30  101   1  4 113 101  .275  .405  .533  287   0           4   5
 1947 30 NYY AL  45  151   36   36   6  1  13   36   0  0  41  18  .238  .404  .550   83   0           1   3
 1948 31 NYY AL  83  247   41   66  15  2   6   44   1  1  41  25  .267  .372  .417  103   1           0   7
 1949 32 NYY AL  60  116   17   29   4  1   3   16   2  0  25  15  .250  .392  .379   44   1           2   3
 1950 33 DET AL  50   51    7   16   1  3   2   16   0  0  13   6  .314  .453  .569   29   0           0   0
 1951 34 DET AL  54   62    6   16   2  0   3   21   0  0  11  12  .258  .370  .435   27   1           0   0
 1952 35 NYY AL   2    1    0    0   0  0   0    0   0  0   0   1  .000  .000  .000    0   0           0   0
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 13 Seasons    1170 3790  725 1085 166 72 189  760  45 23 784 499  .286  .410  .518 1962  20   0   0  10  50
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 162 Game Avg        525  100  150  23 10  26  105   6  3 109  69  .286  .410  .518  272   3   0   0   1   7
 Career High    152  544  106  159  29 15  33  122  14  5 114 101  .334  .447  .580  294  11   0   0   4  11

Special Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  PA  Outs  RC   xR  xR27  xW   OWP    BA *lgBA   OBP *lgOBP  SLG *lgSLG  OPS *lgOPS*OPS+ psOPS  SB% 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 1939 22 NYY AL  490  283   88                     | .334  .284| .447  .359| .500  .420| .947  .779| 144        66%
 1940 23 NYY AL  609  373  104                     | .286  .274| .411  .347| .508  .416| .919  .762| 141        80%
 1941 24 NYY AL  610  363  122                     | .298  .274| .416  .351| .580  .404| .996  .755| 162        60%
 1942 25 NYY AL  661  393  115                     | .292  .263| .417  .337| .513  .369| .930  .706| 163        87%
 1943 26 NYY AL  620  387  106                     | .271  .257| .396  .332| .525  .355| .922  .687| 168        58%
 1945 28 NYY AL  194  118   38                     | .301  .267| .412  .340| .577  .363| .989  .703| 180         0%
 1946 29 NYY AL  655  399  115                     | .275  .265| .405  .339| .533  .381| .938  .720| 159        20%
 1947 30 NYY AL  193  118   33                     | .238  .262| .404  .341| .550  .375| .954  .716| 165         0%
 1948 31 NYY AL  289  190   38                     | .267  .272| .372  .357| .417  .393| .789  .749| 110        50%
 1949 32 NYY AL  144   91   16                     | .250  .271| .392  .363| .379  .393| .771  .756| 104       100%
 1950 33 DET AL   64   35   13                     | .314  .282| .453  .370| .569  .424|1.022  .794| 157         0%
 1951 34 DET AL   74   47   10                     | .258  .268| .370  .349| .435  .392| .805  .741| 117         0%
 1952 35 NYY AL    1    1    0                     | .000  .300| .000  .300| .000  .400| .000  .700| -100         0%
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 13 Seasons     4604 2798  801                     | .286  .269| .410  .345| .518  .388| .928  .733| 152        66%

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Fielding   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO    A    E   DP    FP   lgFP  RnF  lgRnF  LF   CF   RF
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+----+----+
 1939 22 NYY AL  OF  105    213    5    7    1  .969  .969  2.08  2.35   47    0   58
 1940 23 NYY AL  OF  136    317    5   11    2  .967  .970  2.37  2.32   65    0   71
 1941 24 NYY AL  OF  137    328    7    7    2  .980  .973  2.45  2.33  137    0    0
 1942 25 NYY AL  OF  152    321   10    5    1  .985  .976  2.18  2.31  152    0    0
 1943 26 NYY AL  OF  141    338    8    2    0  .994  .977  2.45  2.39  141    0    0
 1945 28 NYY AL  OF   44    110    4    0    0 1.000  .978  2.59  2.27   44    0    0
 1946 29 NYY AL  OF  149    324    4    7    0  .979  .977  2.20  2.24  149    0    0
 1947 30 NYY AL  OF   43     85    2    3    0  .967  .979  2.02  2.35   43    0    0
 1948 31 NYY AL  OF   66    126    1    3    0  .977  .975  1.92  2.36   66    0    0
 1949 32 NYY AL  OF   31     41    0    1    0  .976  .980  1.32  2.27   31    0    0
 1950 33 DET AL  OF    6     10    0    0    0 1.000  .979  1.67  2.33    1    0    5
 1951 34 DET AL  OF    8     22    0    0    0 1.000  .977  2.75  2.23    4    0    4
 1952 35 NYY AL  OF    1      0    0    0    0  .000  .000  0.00  2.20    1    0    0
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+----+----+
 Position Total  OF 1019   2235   46   46    6  .980  .975  2.24  2.32  881    0  138
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+----+----+
 Overall Total      1019   2235   46   46    6  .980  .975  2.24  2.32

Postseason Batting

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO  BA    OBP   SLG  SB
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1939 WS    NYY CIN   W    4  16  8  7  1  1  3   6  1  2  .437  .471 1.187  0
 1941 WS    NYY BRO   W    5  18  5  7  2  0  0   5  3  1  .389  .476  .500  0
 1942 WS    NYY STL   L    5  20  2  4  0  0  2   5  1  3  .200  .238  .500  0
 1943 WS    NYY STL   W    5  18  3  4  0  1  0   2  2  5  .222  .300  .333  1
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
  4 World Series     3-1  19  72 18 22  3  2  5  18  7 11  .306  .367  .611  1
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+

Appearances on Leaderboards and Awards  

Awards are Year-League-Award, Stats are Year-Value-Rank

All-Star
1940
1941
1943
1946
1947
Top 10 MVP
1941-AL-5
Batting Average
1939-.334-5
1942-.292-10
On-base %
1939-.447-4
1940-.411-8
1941-.416-4
1942-.417-2
1943-.396-3
1946-.405-2
Car-.410-33
Slugging %
1941-.580-4
1942-.513-2
1943-.525-2
1946-.533-3
Car-.518-58
OPS
1939-.947-9
1940-.919-7
1941-.996-3
1942-.930-2
1943-.922-1
1946-.938-3
Car-.928-40
Games
1942-152-6
1946-150-6
Runs
1941-102-9
1942-106-5
1943-97-2
1946-98-4
Total Bases
1941-294-6
1942-279-3
1943-269-3
1946-287-4
Doubles
1946-29-10
Triples
1940-15-2
1941-10-8
1942-9-10
1943-11-3
1946-10-3
Home Runs
1941-33-2
1942-26-3
1943-31-2
1946-30-3
RBI
1941-122-3
1942-108-3
1943-86-6
1946-101-5
Base on Balls
1939-81-10
1940-106-1
1941-102-4
1942-114-2
1943-106-1
1946-113-2
Strikeouts
1940-65-9
1941-65-10
1942-61-8
1943-60-10
1946-101-1
Adjusted OPS+
1939-144-8
1940-141-6
1941-162-4
1942-163-2
1943-168-1
1946-159-4
Car-152-30
Extra-Base Hits
1941-67-4
1942-59-4
1943-57-2
1946-69-4
Times on Base
1941-254-8
1942-275-2
1943-245-3
1946-265-3
Hit By Pitch
1946-4-4
Power/Speed Number
1940-11.6-10
1941-10.2-5
1942-18.2-1
1943-11.4-1
       

Black Ink: Batting - 4 (Average HOFer ~ 27)
Gray Ink: Batting - 85 (Average HOFer ~ 144)
HOF Standards: Batting - 30.0 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 51.0 (Likely HOFer > 100)

Act.- Denotes rank among active players, Car. - Denotes career rank

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  2. Shawn Green (909)
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  6. Tommy Henrich (896)
  7. Raul Mondesi (893)
  8. Ryan Klesko (891)
  9. Moises Alou (890)
  10. Wally Post (889)
Most Similar by Age
  1. Bug Holliday (966)
  2. Johnny Groth (954)
  3. Manny Ramirez (941)
  4. Manny Ramirez (937)
  5. Billy Williams (926) *
  6. Tim Salmon (950)
  7. Tim Salmon (940)
  8. Larry Doby (950) *
  9. Larry Doby (929) *
  10. David Justice (922)
  11. Bob Johnson (932)
  12. Dolph Camilli (916)
  13. Kevin Mitchell (910)


* - Signifies Hall of Famer

 

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