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Joe GrzendaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1961-1972 MLB Years: 1961-1972
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PositionsP-219Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJoseph Charles Grzenda
Height6-2Weight180BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 8,1937 [81.158]PlaceScranton,Pennsylvania
High SchoolMoosic (Moosic,PA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1955 by the Detroit Tigers.
MLB DebutApril 26,1961 [23.322]
OrganizationsWS2 [2] KC1 [2] NYN [1] SLN [1] DET [1] MIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID12230Retrosheet IDgrzej101MLBAM ID115214
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts39Walks39Hittable32SO/BB30vsPower32Hitting.222Durability49Team.465Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet46Rel24107.9440400005.29552200001.9414.293.183.18--0.001.0008.22
1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc136Rel27025.4020020005025.0341515213175101.8812.240.724.686.121.31.0003.85
1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc117Rel29023.2721021006022.02888112140101.8211.450.414.915.731.17.0003.51
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn43Rel30002.1611011003016.214440891001.327.56--4.324.861.13-2.90
1969Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin17Rel32413.8838038007348.2522321417247101.429.620.743.144.441.41.8003.64
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws219,31Rel33365.00493460019684.2865247834384101.429.140.853.614.041.12.3334.17
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws231Rel34521.92460460021570.0541915217562001.016.910.262.187.173.29.7141.95
1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31Rel35105.66300300016035.0462422117153001.8011.830.264.373.860.881.0003.37
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter14134.002193216007714305.03231501372012017322401.449.440.583.515.061.44.5190.89
Washington Senators II Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter883.6095392004011154.114071621051946101.238.130.582.965.461.84.500-
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter044.40410410011047.0622323325315201.8511.870.574.795.941.24.000-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter413.8838038007348.2522321417247101.429.620.743.144.441.41.800-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter105.66300300016035.0462422117153001.8011.830.264.373.860.881.000-
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.1611011003016.214440891001.327.56--4.324.861.13--
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter107.9440400005.29552200001.9414.293.183.18--0.001.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1094.001562154005510220.023110798148612416301.449.440.583.515.061.44.5260.89

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet46p24410100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.9040.000.000.000.000.000.00
1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc136p27202000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc117p29211000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn43p30111000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1969Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin17p32385100000002300000.000.286.000.286007.000.000.400.20128.5742.861.500.000.000.00
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws219,31p3349120000000001100000.000.000.000.0000012.000.000.000.0000.0091.670.000.000.000.00
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws231p34467010001000402000.143.143.143.286109.333.000.000.1300.0044.440.000.000.000.00
1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31p35301000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter219301200010021902000.067.125.067.1922034.182.000.067.0005.8855.889.500.000.000.00
Washington Senators II Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter95190100010001502000.053.053.053.1061021.250.000.000.0000.0071.430.000.000.000.00
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter385100000002300000.000.286.000.286007.000.000.400.00028.5742.861.500.000.000.00
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter413000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter410100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter301000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162221100010011401000.067.125.067.1921025.182.000.067.0005.8855.889.500.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P4-512--331.0000.750.60-----4100.02.5
1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc127P20-25-10--10101.0000.500.40-----20100.012.3
1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc129P21-22-6-1661.0000.290.27-----21100.013.1
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn30P11-16-1--111.0000.090.06-----11100.06.8
1969Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32P38-48-14-114141.0000.370.29-----38100.023.5
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws233P49-84316-119191.0000.390.23-----49100.030.2
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws234P46-70-11--11111.0000.240.16-----46100.028.9
1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35P30-3526--881.0000.270.232166.7130100.019.2
MLB Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P219-305666-372721.0000.330.242166.712190.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet244----------
1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12720----------
1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12921----------
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn3011----------
1969Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3238----------
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws23349----------
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws23446----------
1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3530----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1969Minnesota TwinsChamp. SeriesMLB32000.001000.2000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0010100000.7000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1971-11-03TradeTraded by Rangers to Cardinals for Ted Kubiak. 
1970-03-21TradeTraded by Twins with Charlie Walters to Senators for Brant Alyea. 
1967-11-29Purchased by Twins from Mets. 
1967-08-14Purchased by Mets from Athletics. 
1964-02-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1963-07-31Released by Tigers. 
1955-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.