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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Howard Rodney Edwards
Stat Years
1962-1970  [mlb] 1962-1970
Height/Weight
6-2 / 215
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (274) ... 1B (7)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
Death
2018-08-20 [81.253]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Cleveland Indians in 1958
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1962-04-21 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.132)
Service Time
Organizations
KC1 [3] CLE [2] NYA [1] PHI [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11064 ... retro id: edwad102 ... mlbam id: 113755
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1962Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2525cL-S-E-P153143133960390091420002.273.325.378.703154549.168.105.2865.849.091.5647.71.9523.1
    1963Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle626cL-S-E-P21031682000002600020.258.303.323.62633102.129.065.3206.0618.183.000.00.0025.0
    1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc11026cL-S-E-P271240166012063501112321165.250.287.375.6622559018.167.125.2554.319.022.0940.02.3530.0
    1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc11027cL-S-E-P3972942566100528011340300012.224.265.310.5753109115.126.086.2454.1912.903.0858.81.6122.7
    1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc11028cL-S-E-P4620130000001200002.150.190.150.3402130.050.000.1674.769.522.000.00.000.0
    1965New York YankeesALMLBnya3828cL-S-E-P445100319301912131410066.190.289.250.539114254.180.060.21211.4012.281.08100.00.8821.0
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi533cL-S-E-P5357852100060041013034.269.313.269.58286210.051.000.3094.6511.632.500.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)31790669216330158714531099411731.238.287.325.61297329448.141.087.2575.4511.202.0660.41.5422.2
    American League Totals (6 yrs)2828286419533015811449998111427.236.284.330.61488727348.150.094.2525.5211.162.0255.21.6924.6
    National League Totals (1 yrs)357852100060041013034.269.313.269.58286210.051.000.3094.6511.632.500.00.000.0
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (3 yrs)174554421292201163022565511619.233.272.332.60458618433.141.099.2464.2711.092.6050.41.8825.6
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)631741947803900112020022.270.321.368.6891876411.161.098.2915.8810.701.8258.01.6023.4
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)45100319301912131410066.190.289.250.539114254.180.060.21211.4012.281.08100.00.8821.0
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)357852100060041013034.269.313.269.58286210.051.000.3094.6511.632.500.00.000.0
    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
    1962Cleveland IndiansALMLB25C3900.02231622241239.9926.100.0024.173.62
    1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLB26C6300.03413054376371.9875.900.0038.988.71
    1963Cleveland IndiansALMLB26C1000.0803118483.9888.300.006.2100.03
    1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLB27C7900.04693175507500.9866.300.0048.881.41
    1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLB271B700.0536126059.9838.400.004.37.25
    1965New York YankeesALMLB28C4300.01981635217214.9865.000.0026.595.62
    1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLB28C600.03220134341.0005.700.003.7100.04
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB33C3400.01771966202196.9705.800.0021.197.14
    MLB Totals - (C)274001520117242416611637.9866.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)700536126059.9838.400.000.00.00
    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
    1962MLB-39---------
    1963MLB-73---------
    1964MLB-797--------
    1965MLB-49---------
    1970MLB-34---------
    Totals-2747--------