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Sam JonesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1951-1964 MLB Years: 1951-1964
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PositionsP-322Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSamuel Jones
Height6-4Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 14,1925PlaceStewartsville,Ohio
Death DateNovember 5,1971 [45.326]
MLB DebutSeptember 22,1951 [25.282]
OrganizationsSFN [3] SLN [3] CHN [2] CLE [2] BAL [1] DET [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-132
TBC Player ID13471Retrosheet IDjones105MLBAM ID116725
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Player Notes:   Threw a no-hitter on May 12,1955 against the Pittsburgh Pirates ... Opening Day Starter for the San Francisco Giants in 1960-1961 ... Selected by the Houston Colt .45s from the San Francisco Giants in the 1961 NL expansion draft (#25 Pick)
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts95Walks32Hittable72SO/BB69vsPower72Hitting38Durability66Team.534Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36S/R25012.0821100108.24220540001.044.15--5.194.150.80.0003.29
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22S/R26237.2514410002136.0383029637284002.089.501.509.257.000.76.4006.09
1955Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27ST2914204.103634212410241.2175118110221851985001.496.520.826.897.371.07.4124.21
1956Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27ST309143.91332858230188.21559382211151762001.437.391.005.498.401.53.3913.78
1957St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23ST311293.602827110210182.2164777317711543001.298.080.843.507.592.17.5713.15
1958St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23ST3214132.883535014200250.02049580231072257001.247.340.833.858.102.10.5193.16
1959San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn19ST3321152.83503515164124270.22329985181092095001.267.710.603.626.951.92.5833.07
1960San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn19ST3418143.193935413330234.02001128318911908001.247.690.693.507.312.09.5633.07
1961San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn19S/R35884.4937172020101128.0134726412571057001.499.400.844.007.361.84.5003.49
1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet23Rel36243.6530624103181.07739331335733001.388.521.443.878.082.09.3334.19
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23Rel37209.0011011005211.01512110581001.8212.27--4.096.551.601.0002.39
1964Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35Rel38002.61707004010.05331560000.974.350.874.355.231.20-4.15
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1021013.5932222210076174591640.11403752655151822137645001.357.680.834.507.541.67.5021.02
San Francisco Giants Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter47373.301268739317255632.15662832324825750420001.308.050.683.657.171.96.560-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter28223.3374621224462443.23831841644018338711001.287.770.813.717.852.11.560-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter23344.026962720640429.0330211192433003747001.466.900.906.277.821.25.404-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter243.6530624103181.07739331335733001.388.521.443.878.082.09.333-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter246.2516511003144.2423231642324001.888.461.218.466.450.76.333-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.61707004010.05331560000.974.350.874.355.231.20--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14143.5943301310261220.018810188201101846001.357.680.834.507.541.67.5001.02

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36p2522000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22p261410010000000400000.100.100.100.2001010.167.000.000.0930.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1955Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27p29367721410050032705004.182.213.195.40815185.280.013.052.1913.5331.769.000.000.007.14
1956Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27p303357310000100419010001.175.230.175.40510071.263.000.070.1955.6326.764.750.000.000.00
1957St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23p31286321010030012514100.159.182.175.35711170.256.016.032.1641.4335.7125.000.000.0010.00
1958St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23p3235902900040022602103.100.118.100.2189095.138.000.022.1022.1127.3713.000.000.000.00
1959San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn19p335085311100800330011101.129.157.141.298121100.196.012.047.1403.0030.0010.000.000.009.09
1960San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn19p34398031620050012007100.200.207.225.43218289.262.025.038.1951.1222.4720.000.000.0012.50
1961San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn19p353736052000001705000.139.162.194.3567242.172.055.083.1622.3816.677.000.000.0040.00
1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet23p363021120011000900000.095.095.238.3335121.091.143.143.1430.0042.860.004.7621.0050.00
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23p37111000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.34450.000.000.000.000.000.00
1964Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35p3870000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.690100.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter3225221678701270017167144409.149.176.169.345888588.215.020.052.0002.8928.409.820.17522.0010.26
San Francisco Giants Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1262016325001300557023201.159.178.184.362375231.219.025.050.0002.1624.6811.400.000.0015.63
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7415441910070045116203.123.149.130.279201167.181.007.032.0002.4030.5412.750.000.005.26
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter69134524100600746015005.179.220.187.407251156.273.008.060.0004.4929.496.570.000.004.17
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3021120011000900000.095.095.238.3335121.091.143.143.0000.0042.860.004.7621.0050.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1612010000000400000.083.083.083.1661012.125.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter70000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622638394011400984122205.149.176.169.345444296.215.020.052.0002.8928.409.820.17522.0010.26

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25P2-811--221.0001.000.25-----2100.01.3
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26P14-36-4--441.0000.290.11-----14100.09.1
1955Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P36-24114365-5550.9091.390.21-----36100.023.5
1956Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30P33-188721433228.8750.850.15-----33100.021.4
1957St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31P28-1821327114140.9761.430.22-----28100.018.2
1958St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32P35-2501431134645.9781.290.18-----35100.022.7
1959San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33P50-2701034324744.9360.880.16-----50100.032.5
1960San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn34P39-234634514540.8891.030.17-----39100.025.3
1961San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn35P37-128711111918.9470.490.14-----37100.024.0
1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet36P30-811181-2019.9500.630.23-----30100.018.6
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37P11-1111--221.0000.180.18-----11100.06.8
1964Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal38P7-10-1-1111.0000.140.10-----7100.04.3
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P322-1639842092112314293.9330.910.18-----3220.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle252----------
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2614----------
1955Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2936----------
1956Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3033----------
1957St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3128----------
1958St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3235----------
1959San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3350----------
1960San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3439----------
1961San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3537----------
1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet3630----------
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3711----------
1964Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal387----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1964-10-20Released by Orioles. 
1964-01-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1963-10-09Released by Cardinals. 
1963-01-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1962-10-02Released by Tigers. 
1961-12-01TradeTraded by Astros to Tigers for Manny Montejo and Bob Bruce. 
1961-10-10Selected by Astros from Giants in expansion draft. 
1959-03-25TradeTraded by Cardinals with Don Choate to Giants for Ray Jablonski and Bill White. 
1956-12-11TradeTraded by Cubs with Eddie Miksis, Jim Davis and Hobie Landrith to Cardinals for Wally Lammers, Ray Katt, Jackie Collum and Tom Poholsky. 
1954-09-30TradeTraded by Indians with Gale Wade and Cash to Cubs for Ralph Kiner. 
1950-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Indians. 
* 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.