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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Howard Dean Koplitz
Stat Years
1961-1966  [mlb] 1961-1966
Height/Weight
5-11 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (54)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Oshkosh Christian (Oshkosh,WI)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Detroit Tigers in 1956
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1961-09-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.127)
Service Time
Organizations
WS2 [3] DET [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13900 ... retro id: koplh101 ... mlbam id: 117259
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet45231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.25411023012.016630891002.0012.000.006.006.754.501.131.000
    1961MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.25411023012.016630891002.0012.000.006.006.754.501.131.000
    1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet45242Log - Sp - Ext - Perf305.261061014037.2542422510102001.7012.901.192.392.395.731.001.000
    1962MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf305.321061014037.7542422510102001.7213.061.212.422.425.811.001.000
    1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws216263Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.76610015017.0209931390001.9410.591.596.884.764.760.69.000
    1964MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.76610015017.0209931390001.9410.591.596.884.764.760.69.000
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLBws231274Log - Sp - Ext - Perf474.053311004221106.29751481148594131.368.180.934.054.984.301.23.364
    1965MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf474.073311004221106.79751481148594131.378.220.934.075.004.321.23.364
    1966Washington Senators IIALMLBws231285Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010000102.00000100000.500.000.004.500.000.000.00.000
    1966MLB Totals: WS2byYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010000102.00000100000.500.000.004.500.000.000.00.000
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)974.215419208351175.318790821980877131.529.610.984.114.474.631.09.563
    American League Totals (5 yrs)974.215419208351175.318790821980877131.529.610.984.114.474.631.09.563
    Washington Senators II Totals (3 yrs)474.104012005281125.711760571462684131.438.411.014.464.894.311.10.364
    Detroit Tigers Totals (2 yrs)504.571472037049.7703025518193001.7912.800.913.293.485.491.061.000
    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%
    1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet4523pL-S-E-P144000000000100000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet4524pL-S-E-P21213330000002700000.231.333.231.5641530.154.000.50013.3346.673.500.00.000.0
    1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws21626pL-S-E-P364000000001200000.000.200.000.200500.250.000.00020.0040.002.000.00.000.0
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLBws23127pL-S-E-P433300300000011701000.100.129.100.2293230.033.000.2313.1353.1317.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)55513600000042701000.118.182.118.3005660.078.000.2507.1448.216.750.00.000.0
    American League Totals (4 yrs)55513600000042701000.118.182.118.3005660.078.000.2507.1448.216.750.00.000.0
    Washington Senators II Totals (2 yrs)39340300000021901000.088.139.088.2273730.059.000.2005.4151.359.500.00.000.0
    Detroit Tigers Totals (2 yrs)1617330000002800000.176.263.176.4391930.118.000.33310.5342.114.000.00.000.0
    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
    1961Detroit TigersALMLB23P4012.00100111.0000.300.082.5100.017
    1962Detroit TigersALMLB24P10037.2370110101.0001.000.276.283.312
    1964Washington Senators IIALMLB26P6017.01300441.0000.700.243.7100.015
    1965Washington Senators IIALMLB27P330106.28230231311.0000.900.2920.4100.08
    1966Washington Senators IIALMLB28P102.00100111.0001.000.500.6100.017
    MLB Totals - (P)54017412350347471.0000.900.270.00.00
    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
    1961MLB4----------
    1962MLB10----------
    1964MLB6----------
    1965MLB33----------
    1966MLB1----------
    Totals54----------