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Vern KennedyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1934-1945 MLB Years: 1934-1945
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PositionsP-344Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLloyd Vernon Kennedy
Height6-0Weight175BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 20,1907PlaceKansas City,Missouri
Death DateJanuary 28,1993 [85.314]
MLB DebutSeptember 18,1934 [27.182]
OrganizationsCHA [4] CLE [3] SLA [3] DET [2] PHI [2] CIN [1] WS1 [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-27
TBC Player ID13684Retrosheet IDkennv101MLBAM ID116983
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Player Notes:   Threw a no-hitter on August 31,1935 against the Cleveland Indians ... Opening Day Starter for Chicago White Sox in 1937
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts41Walks25Hittable50SO/BB25vsPower50Hitting43Durability79Team.451Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1934Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24ST27023.72330100019.021881970001.559.780.474.193.260.78.0004.46
1935Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24S/R2811113.913125616251211.2211110921795657101.458.970.724.042.760.68.5004.83
1936Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24ST292194.633534120110274.028216714113147998001.569.250.434.823.250.67.7004.77
1937Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24ST3014135.093230215120221.0238150125161241148001.649.690.655.054.640.92.5194.63
1938Detroit TigersALMLBdet11ST311295.063326711062190.021512310713113537201.7210.170.615.342.510.47.5715.04
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet11ST32036.43440100021.02515154990001.6210.711.713.863.861.00.0005.88
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24,33ST329175.733327612150191.222913012218115553001.7910.750.855.402.580.48.3465.42
1940St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla23ST3312175.593432218010222.026314913818122705101.7310.650.734.942.830.57.4144.90
1941St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27ST34244.40660200045.044272252760001.588.801.005.401.200.22.3335.64
1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle12S/R35484.082812164091108.0995749150372001.388.250.084.173.080.74.3333.24
1943Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle12S/R361072.452817118190146.21304740459630001.297.980.253.623.871.07.5883.11
1944Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle12S/R37255.0312102202059.0663633037174001.7510.07--5.642.590.46.2863.84
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi11S/R37154.231275302055.0603126320232001.459.760.493.253.741.15.1673.50
1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi19S/R38035.501239003036.0432922214133001.5810.750.503.503.250.93.0003.71
1945Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin36S/R385124.002420411121157.217074701069383001.529.700.573.942.170.55.2944.19
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1041324.673442638112675652022.2217312021052130104969154401.599.650.584.663.070.66.4411.71
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter46354.5410192952481725.07524353664737528523101.559.320.584.653.530.76.568-
St. Louis Browns Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter23385.537365832160458.1536306282412641318101.7410.510.805.182.570.50.377-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16203.50683929141201313.229514012251461176001.418.460.144.193.360.80.444-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12125.203730712062211.024013812217122627201.7110.220.725.202.640.51.500-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5124.002420411121157.217074701069383001.529.700.573.942.170.55.294-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter184.73241014305091.01036048534365001.5010.150.493.353.551.06.111-
Washington Senators I Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter175.7017710209066.0774942539222001.7510.450.685.292.980.56.125-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11144.673729814161220.023613111414114756001.599.650.584.663.070.66.4401.71

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1934Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24p2737020000000100000.286.286.286.572207.333.000.000.2660.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1935Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24p283173518310100011807000.247.257.315.57223481.327.068.082.2611.2322.2218.000.000.0022.22
1936Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24p29361131232800110011306000.283.289.354.643408120.320.071.080.2950.8310.8313.000.000.0025.00
1937Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24p303287122011290001713000.230.239.333.57229491.265.103.103.2580.0018.680.002.2043.5020.00
1938Detroit TigersALMLBdet11p313779102330080011107000.291.300.329.62926387.338.038.051.2921.1512.6411.000.000.0013.04
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet11p3247020000000100000.286.286.286.572207.333.000.000.2670.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24,33p323467910400600310010001.149.186.209.39514480.175.060.104.1863.7512.503.330.000.0040.00
1939Totals for AL-AL         3874912400600311010001.162.195.216.41116487.190.054.095.1943.4512.643.670.000.0033.33
1940St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla23p3335841225312120031303000.298.322.429.75136690.333.131.167.3393.3314.444.332.2242.0024.00
1941St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27p34615260102001101000.400.438.533.9718117.429.133.200.4445.885.881.000.000.0016.67
1941Totals for AL-AL         2436390103002501000.250.289.306.59511139.290.056.111.2805.1312.822.500.000.0011.11
1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle12p353330361000102902001.200.250.233.4837134.286.033.133.2365.8826.474.500.000.0016.67
1943Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle12p3638528120100000408002.231.231.269.50014160.250.038.038.2350.006.670.000.000.008.33
1944Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle12p371523120000000200001.087.087.087.1742023.095.000.000.0820.008.700.000.000.000.00
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi11p371421360001000302000.286.286.286.5726023.333.000.000.2690.0013.040.000.000.000.00
1944Totals for MLB-MLB         2944480001000502001.182.182.182.3648046.205.000.000.1710.0010.870.000.000.000.00
1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi19p381311120000001300000.182.250.182.4322012.250.000.091.2208.3325.003.000.000.000.00
1945Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin36p38245311240010011301001.226.241.302.54316455.300.076.094.2561.8223.6413.000.000.0033.33
1944Totals for NL-NL         376421440010021601001.219.242.281.52318467.292.062.094.2472.9923.888.000.000.0028.57
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter373743801812754611015123150006.244.260.310.57023036809.287.066.087.0001.8515.208.200.49185.7519.89
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter102280297212223000249116000.257.265.336.6019416299.306.079.086.0000.6716.3924.500.67140.0022.22
St. Louis Browns Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7516623417222000724014001.247.277.349.6265811187.279.102.145.0003.7412.833.431.0783.0026.83
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter861051220110010215010004.190.206.219.425232117.222.029.057.0001.7112.827.500.000.0010.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4186102530080011207000.291.299.326.62528394.338.035.047.0001.0612.7712.000.000.0012.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter245311240010011301001.226.241.302.54316455.300.076.094.0001.8223.6413.000.000.0033.33
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2732480001001602000.250.273.250.5238035.308.000.031.0002.8617.146.000.000.000.00
Washington Senators I Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1821130001001400000.143.182.143.3253022.176.000.048.0004.5518.184.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162323357912222600753022003.244.260.310.57010016351.287.066.087.0001.8515.208.200.49185.7519.89

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1934Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P3-1916--771.0002.330.37-----3100.02.0
1935Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P31-211854236462.9692.000.29-----31100.020.4
1936Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P35-2741350256563.9691.800.23-----3697.223.2
1937Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30P32-221940315249.9421.530.22-----32100.020.8
1938Detroit TigersALMLBdet31P33-190646345552.9451.580.27-----3789.221.4
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla32P33-191731113938.9741.150.20-----3497.121.4
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet32P4-2116-1771.0001.750.33-----4100.02.6
1940St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla33P34-2221350-463631.0001.850.28-----3597.122.1
1941Washington Senators IALMLBws134P17-662141-1716.9410.940.24-----1894.411.0
1941St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla34P6-45210111312.9232.000.27-----6100.03.9
1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35P28-108424333128.9031.000.26-----3384.818.2
1943Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36P28-146836124544.9781.570.30-----3873.718.3
1944Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle37P12-59614212220.9091.670.34-----1580.07.8
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi37P12-552111-1413.9291.080.24-----1485.77.8
1945Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin38P24-1571236114948.9802.000.31-----24100.015.6
1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi38P12-36411111615.9381.250.42-----1392.37.8
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P344-2021984392228559537.9611.560.27-----3440.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1934Chicago White SoxALMLBcha273----------
1935Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2831----------
1936Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2935----------
1937Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3032----------
1938Detroit TigersALMLBdet3133----------
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla3233----------
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet324----------
1940St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla3334----------
1941Washington Senators IALMLBws13417----------
1941St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla346----------
1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3528----------
1943Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3628----------
1944Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3712----------
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3712----------
1945Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3824----------
1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3812----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1946-03-20Released by Reds. 
1944-07-28Purchased by Phillies from Indians. 
1941-12-11Purchased by Indians from Senators. 
1941-05-15TradeTraded by Browns to Senators for Rick Ferrell. 
1939-05-13TradeTraded by Tigers with Mark Christman, Chet Laabs, Roxie Lawson, George Gill and Bob Harris to Browns for Jim Walkup, Red Kress, Bobo Newsom and Beau Bell. 
1937-12-02TradeTraded by White Sox with Dixie Walker and Tony Piet to Tigers for Gee Walker, Mike Tresh and Marv Owen. 
* 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.