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Mel Stottlemyre
Melvin Leon Sr. Stottlemyre

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 2", Weight 190 lb.
Debut August 12, 1964
Born November 13, 1941 in Hazleton, MO

Pitching   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  W   L   G   GS  CG SHO SV   IP     H   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA *lgERAa *ERA+
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 1964 22 NYY AL   9   3  13  12   5   2  0   96.0   77   22   3   35   49  2.06  3.63  176
 1965 23 NYY AL  20   9  37  37  18   4  0  291.0  250   85  18   88  155  2.63  3.39  129
 1966 24 NYY AL  12  20  37  35   9   3  1  251.0  239  106  18   82  146  3.80  3.33   88
 1967 25 NYY AL  15  15  36  36  10   4  0  255.0  235   84  20   88  151  2.96  3.13  106
 1968 26 NYY AL  21  12  36  36  19   6  0  278.7  243   76  21   65  140  2.45  2.89  118
 1969 27 NYY AL  20  14  39  39  24   3  0  303.0  267   95  19   97  113  2.82  3.48  123
 1970 28 NYY AL  15  13  37  37  14   0  0  271.0  262   93  23   84  126  3.09  3.53  114
 1971 29 NYY AL  16  12  35  35  19   7  0  269.7  234   86  16   69  132  2.87  3.22  112
 1972 30 NYY AL  14  18  36  36   9   7  0  260.0  250   93  13   85  110  3.22  2.95   92
 1973 31 NYY AL  16  16  38  38  19   4  0  273.0  259   93  13   79   95  3.07  3.67  120
 1974 32 NYY AL   6   7  16  15   6   0  0  113.0  119   45   7   37   40  3.58  3.48   97
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 11 Yr WL% .541 164 139 360 356 152  40  1 2661.3 2435  878 171  809 1257  2.97  3.31  112
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 162 Game Avg    15  13  34  33  14   3  0  252.7  231   83  16   76  119  2.97  3.31  112
 Career High     21  20  39  39  24   7  1  303.0  267  106  23   97  155  2.06  3.67  176

* indicates the value is park adjusted

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 
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1964 22 NYY AL  14   37    2    9   1  0   0    3   0  0   1  12  .243  .282  .270   10   1   0   0   1   2
 1965 23 NYY AL  37   99    8   13   2  1   2    8   0  0   1  43  .131  .140  .232   23   9   0   0   0   0
 1966 24 NYY AL  37   80    8   11   1  1   1    7   0  0   4  31  .138  .176  .212   17   4   1   0   0   1
 1967 25 NYY AL  36   82    5    8   0  0   0    5   0  0   2  38  .098  .119  .098    8   6   0   0   0   1
 1968 26 NYY AL  36   91    4   13   3  0   0    5   0  1   8  33  .143  .210  .176   16   3   1   0   0   3
 1969 27 NYY AL  39  101    9   18   2  1   1    4   0  1   9  41  .178  .250  .248   25   4   1   0   1   4
 1970 28 NYY AL  38   85    8   16   2  2   2    7   0  0  14  25  .188  .303  .329   28   3   0   0   0   0
 1971 29 NYY AL  35   94    6   16   1  0   1   11   0  0   5  29  .170  .210  .213   20   3   1   0   0   1
 1972 30 NYY AL  37   80    3   16   1  1   0    7   0  0   3  18  .200  .247  .238   19   9   0   0   2   2
 1974 32 NYY AL  19    0    1    0   0  0   0    0   0  0   0   0                      0   0   0   0   0   0
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 11 Seasons     366  749   54  120  13  6   7   57   0  2  47 270  .160  .213  .222  166  42   4   0   4  14
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 162 Game Avg        332   24   53   6  3   3   25   0  1  21 120  .160  .213  .222   73  19   2   0   2   6
 Career High     39  101    9   18   3  2   2   11   0  1  14  43                     28   9   1   0   2   4

Special Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  PA  Outs  RC   xR  xR27  xW   OWP    BA *lgBA   OBP *lgOBP  SLG *lgSLG  OPS *lgOPS*OPS+ psOPS  SB% 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 1964 22 NYY AL   40   31    2                     | .243  .257| .282  .326| .270  .400| .552  .726|  54         0%
 1965 23 NYY AL  109   95    3                     | .131  .249| .140  .319| .232  .383| .372  .702|   5         0%
 1966 24 NYY AL   89   75    3                     | .138  .244| .176  .309| .212  .376| .389  .686|  14         0%
 1967 25 NYY AL   90   81    1                     | .098  .239| .119  .307| .098  .359| .217  .666| -34         0%
 1968 26 NYY AL  103   86    3                     | .143  .235| .210  .303| .176  .347| .386  .650|  20         0%
 1969 27 NYY AL  116   93    6                     | .178  .250| .250  .326| .248  .377| .498  .703|  42         0%
 1970 28 NYY AL  102   72    8                     | .188  .252| .303  .325| .329  .385| .632  .710|  79         0%
 1971 29 NYY AL  103   83    4                     | .170  .248| .210  .319| .213  .368| .423  .687|  24         0%
 1972 30 NYY AL   94   75    4                     | .200  .244| .247  .312| .238  .351| .485  .663|  47         0%
 1974 32 NYY AL    0    0    0                     |           |           |           |           |   0         0%
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 11 Seasons      846  691   34                     | .160  .246| .213  .316| .222  .370| .434  .686|  27         0%

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Fielding   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO    A    E   DP    FP   lgFP  RnF  lgRnF  GS  Inn  
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 1964 22 NYY AL   P*  13      7   20    2    3  .931  .957  2.53  1.90  12   96.0
 1965 23 NYY AL   P*  37     30   74    1    3  .990  .951  3.22  2.04  37  291.0
 1966 24 NYY AL   P*  37     27   54    3    5  .964  .952  2.90  1.99  35  251.0
 1967 25 NYY AL   P*  36     36   60    5    4  .950  .957  3.39  1.96  36  255.0
 1968 26 NYY AL   P*  36     20   54    0    0 1.000  .957  2.39  1.89  36  278.7
 1969 27 NYY AL   P*  39     24   88    5    3  .957  .951  3.33  1.88  39  303.0
 1970 28 NYY AL   P*  37     22   51    1    3  .986  .951  2.42  1.86  37  271.0
 1971 29 NYY AL   P*  35     23   55    4    6  .951  .958  2.60  1.98  35  269.7
 1972 30 NYY AL   P*  36     19   52    0    7 1.000  .950  2.46  1.86  36  260.0
 1973 31 NYY AL   P*  38     27   48    5    4  .937  .951  2.47  1.86  38  273.0
 1974 32 NYY AL   P*  16      7   14    0    0 1.000  .947  1.67  1.81  15  113.0
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Position Total   P* 360    242  570   26   38  .969  .953  2.75  1.92 356 2661.4
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Overall Total       360    242  570   26   38  .969  .953  2.26  1.58

* indicates Innings Played rather than Games Played was used in Range Factor calculations.
# indicates breakdown of outfield by position games played is for entire career.

Postseason Pitching

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  ERA    W-L  SV CG   IP   H   ER  BB  SO
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
 1964 WS    NYY STL   L    3   3.15  1-1   0  1  20.0  18   7   6  12
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+

Postseason Batting

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO  BA    OBP   SLG  SB
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1964 WS    NYY STL   L    3   8  0  1  0  0  0   0  0  6  .125  .125  .125  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+

Appearances on Leaderboards and Awards  

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

All-Star
1965
1966
1968
1969
1970
Top 10 MVP
1968-AL-10
Sac. Hits
1965-9-10
ERA
1965-2.63-8
1968-2.45-10
1969-2.82-9
1971-2.87-6
1973-3.07-7
Wins
1965-20-2
1967-15-9
1968-21-3
1969-20-3
Won-Loss %
1964-.750-2
1965-.690-5
1968-.636-9
(BB + H)/9IP
1971-10.11-9
Base on Balls/9IP
1968-2.10-9
Innings
1965-291.0-1
1966-251.0-6
1967-255.0-8
1968-278.7-3
1969-303.0-2
1970-271.0-7
Games Started
1965-37-3
1966-35-6
1967-36-9
1968-36-4
1969-39-3
Comp. Games
1965-18-1
1968-19-2
1969-24-1
1970-14-6
1971-19-6
1973-19-7
Shutouts
1965-4-2
1966-3-7
1967-4-9
1968-6-2
1969-3-10
1971-7-2
1972-7-3
1973-4-4
Car-40-44
Home Runs Allow.
1968-21-7
Base On Balls Allow.
1965-88-7
1966-82-7
1967-88-8
1972-85-6
Hits Allowed
1965-250-3
1966-239-3
1967-235-3
1968-243-1
1969-267-2
1970-262-5
1972-250-6
Losses
1966-20-1
1967-15-8
1969-14-10
1972-18-1
1973-16-8
Adjusted ERA+
1965-129-9
1969-123-10
1973-120-9
 

Black Ink: Pitching - 7 (Average HOFer ~ 40)
Gray Ink: Pitching - 90 (Average HOFer ~ 185)
HOF Standards: Pitching - 27.0 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Pitching - 65.0 (Likely HOFer > 100)

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

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  2. Steve Rogers (927)
  3. Burt Hooton (926)
  4. Claude Passeau (922)
  5. Hippo Vaughn (922)
  6. Earl Moore (921)
  7. Rick Rhoden (919)
  8. Hal Schumacher (918)
  9. Guy Hecker (915)
  10. Jim Lonborg (914)
Most Similar by Age
  1. Mark Fidrych (983)
  2. Kevin Appier (984)
  3. Jim Nash (972)
  4. Gary Nolan (971)
  5. Claude Hendrix (962)
  6. Hooks Dauss (954)
  7. Hooks Dauss (959)
  8. Hooks Dauss (964)
  9. Hooks Dauss (944)
  10. Hooks Dauss (949)
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  1. Kevin Gross (984)
  2. Jack Sanford (979)
  3. Denny Neagle (979)
  4. Carl Morton (978)
  5. Fred Toney (977)
  6. Doug Drabek (977)
  7. John Smoltz (977)
  8. Rip Collins (976)
  9. Andy Messersmith (976)
  10. Mike McCormick (976)
Most Similar by Age
  1. Gary Nolan (992)
  2. John Smoltz (991)
  3. Tom Seaver (988) *
  4. Tom Seaver (986) *
  5. Lefty Grove (984) *
  6. Bob Rush (983)
  7. Kevin Gross (985)


* - Signifies Hall of Famer

 

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