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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Wesley Hook
Stat Years
1957-1964  [mlb] 1957-1964
Height/Weight
6-2 / 182
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
P (160)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
High School
Grayslake Central (Grayslake,IL)
Colleges
Northwestern University (Evanston, Illinois)
Draft
MLB Debut
1957-09-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.289)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [5] NYN [3]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12966 ... retro id: hookj101 ... mlbam id: 116124
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.50320001010.06750861001.405.400.007.205.406.300.75.000
    1957MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.50320001010.06750861001.405.400.007.205.406.300.75.000
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0112.0011000003.03442250001.679.006.006.0015.0012.002.50.000
    1958MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0112.0011000003.03442250001.679.006.006.0015.0012.002.50.000
    1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47223Log - Sp - Ext - Perf555.1317154012079.07946451139371031.499.001.254.444.225.240.95.500
    1959MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf555.1317154012079.07946451139371031.499.001.254.444.225.240.95.500
    1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47234Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11184.503633102130222.022211911131731032051.339.001.262.964.184.821.41.379
    1960MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11184.503633102130222.022211911131731032051.339.001.262.964.184.821.41.379
    1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin47245Log - Sp - Ext - Perf137.7622500317062.28355541422361051.6811.922.013.165.177.901.64.250
    1961MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf137.8122500317062.78355541422361051.6912.012.033.185.217.961.64.250
    1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn47256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8194.843734130230213.223013711531711139081.419.691.312.994.765.771.59.296
    1962MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8194.853734130230213.723013711531711139081.419.711.313.004.775.781.59.296
    1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn47267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4145.4841203013211152.2168104932153896091.459.901.243.125.256.131.68.222
    1963MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4145.5041203013211152.7168104932153896091.459.931.243.135.266.151.68.222
    1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn47278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf019.3132000109.21710102752002.4815.831.866.524.669.310.71.000
    1964MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf019.7832000109.71710102752002.6116.631.966.854.899.780.71.000
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)29625.2316011230220481752.7808482437112275394220301.449.671.343.294.715.771.43.319
    National League Totals (8 yrs)29625.2316011230220481752.7808482437112275394220301.449.671.343.294.715.771.43.319
    New York Mets Totals (3 yrs)12345.22815616015251376.041525121854131207170171.459.931.293.144.956.011.58.261
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (5 yrs)17285.2479561425230376.73932312195814418750131.439.401.393.444.475.531.30.378
    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%
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4720pL-S-E-P133000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4721pL-S-E-P211000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4722pL-S-E-P31924230001001902000.125.160.125.2852730.042.000.2003.7033.339.000.00.000.0
    1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4723pL-S-E-P436723600030072406001.083.165.083.2488560.097.000.1258.2428.243.430.00.000.0
    1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4724pL-S-E-P52215120000000500000.133.133.133.2661520.000.000.2000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn4725pL-S-E-P6416961400050082406000.203.286.203.48983140.116.000.3119.6428.923.000.00.000.0
    1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn4726pL-S-E-P741384910010021302101.237.268.263.53143101.079.026.3464.6530.236.500.00.0011.1
    1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn4727pL-S-E-P833000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)166225163410010001877016102.151.213.156.369260351.084.005.2286.9229.624.280.00.002.9
    National League Totals (8 yrs)166225163410010001877016102.151.213.156.369260351.084.005.2286.9229.624.280.00.002.9
    New York Mets Totals (3 yrs)851101023100600103808101.209.273.218.491129241.100.009.3157.7529.463.800.00.004.3
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (5 yrs)8111561100040083908001.096.154.096.250131110.070.000.1456.1129.774.880.00.000.0
    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
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLB20P3010.02100331.0001.000.301.9100.014
    1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLB21P103.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.018
    1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLB22P17079.078121615.9380.900.1911.089.511
    1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLB23P360222.01930155049.9801.400.2223.4100.06
    1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24P22062.21040014141.0000.600.2314.3100.010
    1962New York MetsNLMLB25P370213.22231325653.9461.400.2523.190.25
    1963New York MetsNLMLB26P410152.21120313431.9120.800.2025.3100.04
    1964New York MetsNLMLB27P309.21300441.0001.300.431.9100.019
    MLB Totals - (P)1600751729781011.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1957MLB3----------
    1958MLB1----------
    1959MLB17----------
    1960MLB36----------
    1961MLB22----------
    1962MLB37----------
    1963MLB41----------
    1964MLB3----------
    Totals160----------