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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Arthur John Ditmar
Stat Years
1954-1962  [mlb] 1954-1962
Height/Weight
6-2 / 196
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (287)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
High School
Pittsfield (Pittsfield,MA)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1954-04-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.016)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [5] KC1 [4] PHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10779 ... retro id: ditma101 ... mlbam id: 113393
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1954Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha20,34251---146.411450089039.1503528436143012.1911.440.928.243.208.010.39.200
    1954MLB Totals: PHAbyYearMLB----251---146.451450089039.3503528436143012.2011.510.928.293.228.060.39.200
    1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc128262---12125.033522718131175.1180109982386797171.529.241.184.414.065.600.92.500
    1955MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----261---12125.043522718131175.3180109982386797171.529.251.184.424.065.600.92.500
    1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc128273---12224.4244341426101254.1254141125301081265071.428.991.063.824.464.991.17.353
    1956MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----271---12224.4344341426101254.3254141125301081265071.429.001.063.834.464.991.17.353
    1957New York YankeesALMLBnya28284Log - Sp - Ext - Perf833.2546110012356127.11285546935641021.289.050.642.474.523.891.83.727
    1957MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf833.2646110012356127.31285546935641021.289.060.642.484.533.891.83.727
    1958New York YankeesALMLBnya28295Log - Sp - Ext - Perf983.4238134013254139.212471531438520051.167.990.902.453.354.581.37.529
    1958MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf983.4338134013254139.712471531438520051.168.020.912.463.364.591.37.529
    1959New York YankeesALMLBnya28306Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1392.903825717131202.015675651752960181.036.950.762.324.283.341.85.591
    1959MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1392.903825717131202.015675651752960181.036.950.762.324.283.341.85.591
    1960New York YankeesALMLBnya28317Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1593.06342881360200.019577682556654111.268.781.132.522.933.471.16.625
    1960MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1593.06342881360200.019577682556654111.268.781.132.522.933.471.16.625
    1961New York YankeesALMLBnya28328Log - Sp - Ext - Perf234.641281014054.1593328914241021.349.771.492.323.985.471.71.400
    1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc128328Log - Sp - Ext - Perf055.6720500215154.0603434623191021.5410.001.003.833.175.670.83.000
    1961MLB Totals: NYA-KC1byYearMLB----322Log - Sp - Ext - Perf285.163213103191108.311967621537432041.449.911.253.083.585.581.16.200
    1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc128339Log - Sp - Ext - Perf026.65650011021.2311916113131022.0312.880.425.405.407.891.00.000
    1962MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf026.79650011021.7311916113131022.0813.160.425.525.528.071.00.000
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)72773.9828715641561131141,268.01237649561138461552233371.348.780.983.273.924.611.20.483
    American League Totals (10 yrs)72773.9828715641561131141,268.01237649561138461552233371.348.780.983.273.924.611.20.483
    New York Yankees Totals (5 yrs)47323.2416885202368311723.36623112607419530162181.198.240.922.433.753.871.54.595
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (4 yrs)24414.861056621317393505.352530327360230237141181.499.351.074.104.225.401.03.369
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (1 yrs)146.451450089039.3503528436143012.2011.510.928.293.228.060.39.200
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1954Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha20,3425p---1148010000002401000.125.300.125.4251110.250.000.25018.1836.362.000.00.000.0
    1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12826p---235623130006001904002.210.222.210.43267130.016.000.2451.4913.439.000.00.000.0
    1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12827p---3449151300140132404000.143.170.176.34698161.055.033.1823.0624.498.0091.01.027.7
    1957New York YankeesALMLBnya2828pL-S-E-P44635370002000901001.200.200.200.4003670.000.000.2690.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    1958New York YankeesALMLBnya2829pL-S-E-P5384481100050021002003.250.283.250.53348110.045.000.3244.1720.835.000.00.000.0
    1959New York YankeesALMLBnya2830pL-S-E-P63876615401111001001105.197.195.289.48478225.105.092.2120.0012.820.0076.01.2833.3
    1960New York YankeesALMLBnya2831pL-S-E-P7366921120020041403005.159.205.188.39376132.087.029.2005.2618.423.500.00.0018.2
    1961New York YankeesALMLBnya2832pL-S-E-P81219010000000500000.053.053.053.1061910.000.000.0710.0026.320.000.00.000.0
    1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12832pL-S-E-P82012020001001201000.167.231.167.3981420.083.000.2007.1414.292.000.00.000.0
    1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12833pL-S-E-P966010001000200000.167.167.167.334610.000.000.2500.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)2894222775602321113890171016.178.202.206.408453878.059.028.2202.8719.656.85211.00.4410.7
    American League Totals (10 yrs)2894222775602321113890171016.178.202.206.408453878.059.028.2202.8719.656.85211.00.4410.7
    New York Yankees Totals (5 yrs)17024319456012010648071014.185.204.222.426257547.066.037.2262.3318.688.00243.00.3915.6
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (4 yrs)105171829001120153709002.170.193.187.380185321.041.017.2112.7020.007.40171.00.543.5
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (1 yrs)148010000002401000.125.300.125.4251110.250.000.25018.1836.362.000.00.000.0
    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
    1954Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB25P14039.14511109.9000.600.239.1100.010
    1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLB26P350175.11529134544.9781.300.2522.7100.02
    1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLB27P440253.22033235553.9641.200.2128.6100.04
    1957New York YankeesALMLB28P460127.1819403127.8710.600.2129.9100.01
    1958New York YankeesALMLB29P380139.26150121211.0000.600.1524.7100.02
    1959New York YankeesALMLB30P380202.02125324946.9391.200.2324.7100.02
    1960New York YankeesALMLB31P340200.01824134342.9771.200.2122.194.46
    1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLB32P20054.057101312.9230.600.2212.4100.09
    1961New York YankeesALMLB32P12054.14120016161.0001.300.307.4100.011
    1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLB33P6021.22300551.0000.800.243.7100.016
    MLB Totals - (P)28701,265103172131311.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1954MLB14----------
    1955MLB35----------
    1956MLB44----------
    1957MLB46----------
    1958MLB38----------
    1959MLB38----------
    1960MLB34----------
    1961MLB32----------
    1962MLB6----------
    Totals287----------