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John KennedyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1974 MLB Years: 1962-1974
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World Series Champion

Positions3B-459, SS-226, 2B-138, DH-10, 1B-1Position when DraftedIFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Edward Kennedy
Height6-0Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 29,1941 [77.020]PlaceChicago,Illinois

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1961 by the Washington Senators II.
MLB DebutSeptember 5,1962 [21.099]
OrganizationsBOS [5] WS2 [3] LAN [2] MIL [1] NYA [1] SE1 [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID13679Retrosheet IDkennj105MLBAM ID116980
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed57Power52Contact42XBH53RBIs47Runs65Hitting48Durability38Team.468Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1962RaleighCaroB-21139523781582310672000000000.302.302.419.72121939523.294.117.117.3180.000.000.001.1587.1724.68
1962Washington Senators IIALMLBws234ss2114426110112012700000.262.295.381.67616244.294.119.143.3024.5515.913.502.2742.0018.18
1963YorkEastAA-2230121203571617000000000.289.289.512.8016214121.252.223.223.3520.000.000.004.9620.1740.00
1963HawaiiPCLAAA-22672313267124228000000000.290.290.403.6939318231.284.113.113.3050.000.000.000.87115.5026.87
1963Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         9735252102195845000000000.290.290.440.73015532352.273.150.151.3210.000.000.002.2744.0031.37
1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws22,363b22366231111042062210002.177.261.226.48714269.275.049.177.2308.7031.883.670.000.0018.18
1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws223b23148482551111647353329119541215.230.280.324.60415627521.291.094.154.2715.5722.844.101.3468.8624.32
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan113b24104105121830151083325013.171.243.229.472244120.239.058.143.2196.6727.504.130.83105.0022.22
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan113b2512527415559232412106454115.201.241.281.5227714294.250.080.113.2343.4021.776.401.0291.3325.45
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya26ss-3b267817922354011721173518304.196.265.235.500425208.233.039.140.2358.1716.832.060.48179.0014.29
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse111ss-3b286112818303141440142512013.234.315.367.682478145.263.133.273.3139.6617.241.792.7632.0026.67
1970PortlandPCLAAA-2931118192973217000000000.246.246.407.6534812118.233.161.161.2850.000.000.001.6959.0041.38
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil112b2925558142026015902002.255.317.400.71722462.273.145.218.3248.0614.521.803.2327.5028.57
1970Boston Red SoxALMLBbos123b29431291533714170061411112.256.292.419.7115412138.259.163.209.3134.3510.142.332.9032.2536.36
1970Totals for AL-AL         6818423479162301112313114.255.299.413.7127616200.263.158.212.3165.5011.502.093.0030.6734.04
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos122b-ss3074272417512552211144245104.276.320.412.73211222296.310.136.188.3324.7314.193.001.6954.4029.33
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12ss-2b3171212225211122201184032243.245.311.335.6467114237.291.090.170.2937.5916.882.220.84106.0026.92
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos122b-3b326715517289111600124523203.181.246.271.5174211174.243.090.168.2416.9025.863.750.57155.0039.29
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos122b-3b331015320011001600002.133.188.333.5215116.125.200.267.2406.2537.506.006.2515.0050.00
B Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter139523781582310672000000000.302.302.419.72121939523.294.117.117.0000.000.000.001.1587.1724.68
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter856211023747577173218514101424612536111048.225.281.323.6046821262324.272.098.167.0006.1119.843.251.3865.9426.53
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter128470711312681062000000000.279.279.432.71120344470.263.153.153.0000.000.000.002.1347.0033.59
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter983495196197445000000000.275.275.404.67914130349.267.129.129.0000.000.000.001.1587.2531.25
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter30121203571617000000000.289.289.512.8016214121.252.223.223.0000.000.000.004.9620.1740.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter265783981903981378125114710116514.243.295.363.65828460861.281.120.184.0005.9217.072.881.5160.2331.58
Washington Senators II Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter198586641331768415437148641217.227.279.317.59618631634.290.090.155.0005.8423.344.001.2673.2523.31
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter229379277312242922189779128.193.242.266.50810118414.247.073.121.0004.3523.435.390.9794.7524.66
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7817922354011721173518304.196.265.235.500425208.233.039.140.0008.1716.832.060.48179.0014.29
Seattle Pilots Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6112818303141440142512013.234.315.367.682478145.263.133.273.0009.6617.241.792.7632.0026.67
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25558142026015902002.255.317.400.71722462.273.145.218.0008.0614.521.803.2327.5028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games162399459015363532278757229.225.281.323.60412924440.272.098.167.0006.1119.843.251.3865.9426.53
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625959016633101378000000000.279.279.432.71125756595.263.153.153.0000.000.000.002.1347.0033.59

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1962Washington Senators IIALMLBws221SS9--1325143938.9744.22------1464.35.6
1962Washington Senators IIALMLBws2213B2--252-97.7783.50------1414.31.2
1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws2223B26--1646346562.9542.38------3672.216.0
1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws222SS2--331176.8573.00------365.61.2
1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws2233B106--971911814306288.9412.72------14871.665.4
1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws223SS49--71130727208201.9664.10------14833.130.2
1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws2232B2--13-1441.0002.00------1481.41.2
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan243B95--35643510299.9711.04------10491.358.6
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24SS5--510111615.9383.00------1044.83.1
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan253B87--39127610172166.9651.91------12569.653.7
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25SS28--37572159694.9793.36------12522.417.3
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan252B15--2626-752521.0003.47------12512.09.3
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya26SS36--43871216142130.9153.61------7846.222.2
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya263B34--3164459995.9602.79------7843.621.0
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya262B2--91--10101.0005.00------782.61.2
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse128SS33--42458119587.9162.64------6154.120.4
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse1283B23--2137226058.9672.52------6137.714.2
1970Boston Red SoxALMLBbos293B33--31654410096.9602.91------4376.720.4
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil292B16--2632576358.9213.63------2564.09.9
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil293B5--33-2661.0001.20------2520.03.1
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29SS4--57--12121.0003.00------2516.02.5
1970Boston Red SoxALMLBbos292B2--35-1881.0004.00------434.71.2
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil291B1--3---331.0003.00------254.00.6
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos302B37--7176416151147.9743.97------7450.022.8
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30SS33--4174918124115.9273.48------7444.620.4
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos303B5--213-115151.0003.00------746.83.1
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31SS27-2204465513114109.9564.040.50-----7138.017.4
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos312B27-2106266521133128.9624.740.61-----7138.017.4
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos313B15-864103-1714.8240.930.16-----7121.19.7
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos322B31-2517572325150147.9804.740.59-----6746.319.1
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos323B24-1561736355653.9462.210.34-----6735.814.8
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32DH10---------------6714.96.2
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos332B6--77431814.7782.33------1060.03.7
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos333B4--14--551.0001.25------1040.02.5
MLB Totals for 3B - 12 season(s)-   3B459-24229966548521012964.9532.103.98-----4590.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 10 season(s)-   SS226-22030450346106853807.9463.573.67-----2260.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 8 season(s)-   2B138-4612802882181589568.9644.121.23-----1380.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH10---------------100.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1962Washington Senators IIALMLBws221----92-----
1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws222----226-----
1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws223---249106-----
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24----595-----
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25---152887-----
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya26---23634-----
1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse128----3323-----
1970Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29---2-33-----
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29--11645-----
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30---37335-----
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31---272715-----
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32---31-24----10
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33---6-4-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2441000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1966Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2525010000000000000.200.200.200.400105.200.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs66010000000000000.167.167.167.334106.167.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1977Bristol Red SoxAppRkMinorbos36Manager1397267.51814.54 
1978Jersey City A'sEastAAMinoroak37Manager1375483.39427.06 
1986Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAMinornya45Pitching Coach1396574.46813.56Jim Saul
2003North Shore SpiritNeastIndIndy-62Manager905139.567--1 Lost in finals (Brockton)
2004North Shore SpiritNeastIndIndy-63Manager925735.6201.00 -
2005North Shore SpiritCanAmIndIndy-64Manager915536.6042.02 -
2006North Shore SpiritCanAmIndIndy-65Manager905832.644--1 Lost in 1st Round (Quebec)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2006Can-Am League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1974-10-24Released by Red Sox. 
1970-06-26Purchased by Red Sox from Brewers. 
1968-11-13Purchased by Pilots from Yankees. 
1967-04-03TradeTraded by Dodgers to Yankees for John Miller, Jack Cullen and Cash. 
1964-12-04TradeTraded by Senators with Claude Osteen and Cash to Dodgers for Dick Nen, Ken McMullen, Pete Richert, Phil Ortega and Frank Howard. 
1961-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Senators. 
* 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.