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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Stephen Joseph Gromek
Stat Years
1941-1957  [mlb] 1941-1957
Height/Weight
6-2 / 180
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
P (447)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2002-03-12 [82.057]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
St. Ladislaus (Hamtramck,MI)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1941-08-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.216)
Service Time
Organizations
CLE [13] DET [5]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12201 ... retro id: groms101 ... mlbam id: 115181
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1941Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36211---114.24921057223.1251211011190001.549.640.004.247.334.631.73.500
    1941MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----211---114.29921057223.3251211011190001.569.740.004.297.404.681.73.500
    1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36222---203.6514000614044.1462418223141001.569.340.414.672.844.870.611.000
    1942MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----221---203.6714000614044.3462418223141001.569.390.414.692.864.900.611.000
    1943Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25233---009.0030003304.06440040001.5013.500.000.009.009.000.00.000
    1943MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----231---009.0030003304.06440040001.5013.500.000.009.009.002.00.000
    1944Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25244---1092.5635211228141203.216074585701152031.137.070.223.095.083.271.64.526
    1944MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----241---1092.5735211228141203.716074585701152031.137.090.223.105.093.281.64.526
    1945Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25255---1992.553330213231251.022980716661010141.188.210.222.373.622.871.53.679
    1945MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----251---1992.553330213231251.022980716661010141.188.210.222.373.622.871.53.679
    1946Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25266---5154.33292152684153.215979742047750031.349.311.172.754.394.631.60.250
    1946MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----261---5154.35292152684153.715979742047750031.349.341.172.764.414.641.60.250
    1947Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25277---353.74297001522484.1774335836391011.348.220.853.844.164.591.08.375
    1947MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----271---353.75297001522484.3774335836391011.348.240.863.854.174.601.08.375
    1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27288---932.843894110292130.010952411051503061.237.550.693.533.463.600.98.750
    1948MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----281---932.843894110292130.010952411051503061.237.550.693.533.463.600.98.750
    1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27299---463.33271230515092.0864134840222021.378.410.783.912.154.010.55.400
    1949MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----291---463.33271230515092.0864134840222021.378.410.783.912.154.010.55.400
    1950Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle273010---1073.6531134111180113.19450461036432131.157.460.792.863.413.971.19.588
    1950MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----301---1073.6631134111180113.39450461036432131.157.480.802.863.423.981.19.588
    1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle273111---742.77278408191107.1984133629401041.188.220.502.433.353.441.38.636
    1951MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----311---742.77278408191107.3984133629401041.198.240.502.443.363.451.38.636
    1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle273212---773.672913315161122.210955501428653021.128.001.032.054.774.042.32.500
    1952MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----321---773.682913315161122.710955501428653021.128.031.032.064.794.052.32.500
    1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle273313---113.27510024011.011440380011.279.000.002.456.553.272.67.500
    1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet183313---684.51191761121125.213870631736590081.389.881.222.584.235.011.64.429
    1953MLB Totals: CLE-DETbyYearMLB----332---794.43241861361136.714974671739670091.389.851.122.584.434.891.72.438
    1954Detroit TigersALMLBdet183414---18162.743632174441252.22368577265710210121.168.410.932.033.633.031.79.529
    1954MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----341---18162.753632174441252.72368577265710210121.168.420.932.033.643.031.79.529
    1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet183515---13103.98282582130181.018389802637731191.229.101.291.843.634.431.97.565
    1955MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----351---13103.98282582130181.018389802637731191.229.101.291.843.634.431.97.565
    1956Detroit TigersALMLBdet183616---864.2840134012274141.014274672547640091.349.061.603.004.094.721.36.571
    1956MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----361---864.2840134012274141.014274672547640091.349.061.603.004.094.721.36.571
    1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet183717Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.0815100614123.2321616313111011.9012.171.144.944.186.080.85.000
    1957MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----371Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.2115100614123.7321616313111011.9412.411.165.044.276.210.85.000
    MLB Totals (18 yrs)1231083.414472259217110222232,064.71940893782186630904183681.258.460.812.753.943.891.43.532
    American League Totals (18 yrs)1231083.414472259217110222232,064.71940893782186630904183681.258.460.812.753.943.891.43.532
    Cleveland Indians Totals (13 yrs)78673.22309137571086172161,340.7120955947989440595152291.238.120.602.954.003.751.35.538
    Detroit Tigers Totals (5 yrs)45413.771388835724507724.07313343039719030931391.279.091.212.363.844.151.63.523
    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%
    1941Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3621p---196110000000100002.167.167.167.334610.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3622p---21415251102002100000.333.412.533.9451782.333.200.00011.765.880.500.00.0040.0
    1943Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2523p---3322200010000000001.0001.0001.0002.000220.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1944Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2524p---44473111911071061305001.260.316.301.61784222.137.041.0007.1415.482.170.00.0010.5
    1945Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2525p---537918212001000101703002.231.307.253.560104232.132.022.0009.6216.351.700.00.009.5
    1946Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2526p---6375641100001021400002.196.224.196.42058110.054.000.0003.4524.147.000.00.000.0
    1947Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2527p---73022171001000500001.318.318.364.6822281.045.046.0000.0022.730.000.00.0014.3
    1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2728p---83841361001003701000.146.205.171.3764571.098.025.0006.6715.562.330.00.0016.7
    1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2729p---92724241001002502000.167.231.208.4392851.125.041.0007.1417.862.500.00.0025.0
    1950Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2730p---103138160001001902000.158.179.158.3374160.026.000.0002.4421.959.000.00.000.0
    1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2731p---112727281002005801001.296.406.333.7393391.222.037.00015.1524.241.600.00.0012.5
    1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2732p---1230302300030051003003.100.229.100.3293830.167.000.00013.1626.322.000.00.000.0
    1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2733p---1352000000000101000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet1833p---1319410300020001005000.073.073.073.1464630.000.000.0000.0021.740.000.00.000.0
    1954Detroit TigersALMLBdet1834p---143679615000300821110000.190.273.190.46398150.101.000.2598.1621.432.630.00.000.0
    1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet1835p---152854109100500161204000.167.357.185.54274101.315.018.21421.6216.220.750.00.0011.1
    1956Detroit TigersALMLBdet1836p---16402734000100111003001.148.395.148.5434140.407.000.23526.8324.390.910.00.000.0
    1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet1837pL-S-E-P17152000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (18 yrs)470630581249204020711461400013.197.279.217.49674213711.137.020.2569.5719.682.060.00.008.9
    American League Totals (18 yrs)470630581249204020711461400013.197.279.217.49674213711.137.020.2569.5719.682.060.00.008.9
    Cleveland Indians Totals (13 yrs)3324273993820292036910180012.218.279.246.52548110510.117.028.2777.4818.922.530.00.0010.8
    Detroit Tigers Totals (5 yrs)138203193110011003555122001.153.280.158.438261321.177.005.20913.4121.071.570.00.003.2
    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
    1941Cleveland IndiansALMLB21P9023.1000000.0000.000.005.8100.010
    1942Cleveland IndiansALMLB22P14044.12621108.8000.600.189.1100.011
    1943Cleveland IndiansALMLB23P304.0000000.0000.000.002.0100.014
    1944Cleveland IndiansALMLB24P350203.21022233432.9410.900.1622.779.54
    1945Cleveland IndiansALMLB25P330251.01531214846.9581.400.1822.889.23
    1946Cleveland IndiansALMLB26P290153.21021123231.9691.100.2018.878.44
    1947Cleveland IndiansALMLB27P29084.1213101615.9380.500.1818.896.77
    1948Cleveland IndiansALMLB28P380130.0817232725.9260.700.1924.5100.05
    1949Cleveland IndiansALMLB29P27092.0818102726.9631.000.2817.5100.07
    1950Cleveland IndiansALMLB30P310113.111140325251.0000.800.2220.1100.07
    1951Cleveland IndiansALMLB31P270107.113180331311.0001.100.2917.5100.06
    1952Cleveland IndiansALMLB32P290122.2790016161.0000.600.1318.896.76
    1953Detroit TigersALMLB33P190125.29130122221.0001.200.1812.3100.07
    1953Cleveland IndiansALMLB33P5011.01000111.0000.200.093.2100.012
    1954Detroit TigersALMLB34P360252.21626114342.9771.200.1723.4100.03
    1955Detroit TigersALMLB35P280181.01222123534.9711.200.1918.2100.06
    1956Detroit TigersALMLB36P400141.01160017171.0000.400.1226.0100.04
    1957Detroit TigersALMLB37P15023.21200331.0000.200.139.7100.09
    MLB Totals - (P)44702,0611262481320387374.9660.800.180.00.00
    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
    1941MLB9----------
    1942MLB14----------
    1943MLB3----------
    1944MLB35----------
    1945MLB33----------
    1946MLB29----------
    1947MLB29----------
    1948MLB38----------
    1949MLB27----------
    1950MLB31----------
    1951MLB27----------
    1952MLB29----------
    1953MLB24----------
    1954MLB36----------
    1955MLB28----------
    1956MLB40----------
    1957MLB15----------
    Totals447----------