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Sandy KoufaxTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1955-1966 MLB Years: 1955-1966
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsP-397Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSanford Koufax
Height6-2Weight210BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 30,1935 [82.149]PlaceBrooklyn,New York
High SchoolLafayette (Brooklyn,NY)
CollegeUniversity of Cincinnati (Cincinnati,OH)
MLB DebutJune 24,1955 [19.177]
OrganizationsLAN [9] BRO [3] Awards7Awards Voting10-698
TBC Player ID13915Retrosheet IDkoufs101MLBAM ID117277
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Player Notes:   Threw a no-hitter on June 30,1962 against the New York Mets, on May 11,1963 against the San Francisco Giants, on June 4,1964 against the Philadelphia Phillies and on September 9,1965 against the Chicago Cubs ... Opening Day Starter for Los Angeles Dodgers in 1964 ... The Los Angeles Dodgers retired his #32 on June 4, 1972
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts94Walks48Hittable87SO/BB79vsPower87Hitting26Durability84Team.570Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32S/R19223.021257224041.2331514228302101.467.130.436.056.481.07.5003.57
1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32S/R20244.9116106001058.26637321029301201.6210.121.534.454.601.03.3335.05
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32S/R21543.8834132120120104.083494514511225021.287.161.214.4010.522.39.5563.39
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32ST2211114.484026145071158.213289791910513117011.497.491.085.967.431.25.5004.38
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32S/R23864.053523126162153.0136746923921735101.497.981.355.4010.151.88.5714.04
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32ST248133.913726117271175.01338376201001979011.336.841.035.1410.131.97.3813.49
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32ST2518133.524235715221255.2212117100279626912231.207.460.953.389.472.80.5813.00
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32ST261472.542826211221184.0134615213572163021.046.540.632.7810.553.79.6672.15
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32ST272551.8840400201100311.0214686518583066130.876.190.521.688.865.28.8331.85
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32ST281951.742928115711223.0154494313532239000.936.220.522.149.004.21.7922.08
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32ST292682.044341227822335.22169076267138211050.865.790.701.9010.245.38.7651.93
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32ST302791.734141027500323.0241746219773177000.986.720.532.158.834.12.7502.07
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter165872.7639731483137404492321.117548067132048172396877171.116.790.793.169.282.93.6550.16
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter156772.6433528649133382792117.215727056221787092214794151.086.670.763.019.403.12.670-
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9104.0062283442170203.218210191261081828321.428.001.144.758.001.69.474-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1682.763830813441220.0166766719772278121.116.790.793.169.282.93.6670.16

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32p1912120000000001200000.000.000.000.0000012.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32p2016170200000021200000.118.211.118.3292019.400.000.118.17010.5363.166.000.000.000.00
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32p2134261000000001801000.000.000.000.0000027.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32p2240492610010012605000.122.140.143.2837155.261.021.041.1301.8247.2726.000.000.0016.67
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32p2335543630000022902000.111.143.167.3109358.240.056.093.1423.4550.0014.500.000.0050.00
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32p2437571700010032804001.123.167.123.2907064.241.000.053.1414.6943.759.330.000.000.00
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32p2542773500020193508000.065.163.065.2285094.119.000.104.1279.5737.233.890.000.000.00
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32p2628691600140024202003.087.113.130.2439173.192.043.072.1132.7457.5321.001.3769.0016.67
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32p27401103700170065107102.064.111.091.202101124.102.027.082.1004.8441.138.500.81110.0014.29
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32p2829743700010033213001.095.141.095.2367081.167.000.041.1163.7039.5110.670.000.000.00
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32p2943113420200700104403102.177.242.195.437222127.286.018.106.2077.8734.654.400.000.0010.00
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32p30411185930050055700101.076.113.102.215123124.145.026.068.1024.0345.9711.400.000.0033.33
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter39777626759022801433861353010.097.145.116.2619011858.187.019.073.0005.0144.998.980.23388.0014.67
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter33572125739022801413441343010.101.150.122.2728811800.188.021.076.0005.1343.008.390.25360.5015.07
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter62551200000024201000.036.070.036.1062058.154.000.036.0003.4572.4121.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623171131401110018158014104.097.145.116.261374350.187.019.073.0005.0144.998.980.23388.0014.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro19P12-41161-87.8750.580.17-----12100.07.8
1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro20P16-5843--771.0000.440.12-----16100.010.4
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro21P34-104341-87.8750.210.07-----34100.022.1
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22P40-158621132827.9640.680.17-----40100.026.0
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23P35-153416112120.9520.570.13-----35100.022.4
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24P37-175618-124241.0000.650.14-----37100.024.0
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25P42-255726223533.9430.790.13-----42100.027.3
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26P28-1843162-2119.9050.680.10-----28100.017.0
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27P40-311434314138.9270.950.12-----40100.024.7
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28P29-223918212927.9310.930.12-----29100.017.9
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29P43-3351036-246461.0001.070.14-----43100.026.5
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30P41-323730123837.9740.900.11-----41100.025.3
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P397-2320642281413306292.9540.740.13-----3970.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro1912----------
1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro2016----------
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro2134----------
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2240----------
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2335----------
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2437----------
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2542----------
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2628----------
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2740----------
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2829----------
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2943----------
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3041----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1959Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB23011.002009.0511700.675.000.001.007.007.000.00.000
1963Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB27201.5022018.012332300.836.000.001.5011.507.670.001.000
1965Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB29210.3832024.013152900.754.880.001.8810.885.800.00.667
1966Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB30011.501006.0612201.339.000.003.003.001.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs430.95808400057.0360601161000.825.680.001.749.635.550.00.571

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2322000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1963Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2726000000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1965Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2939010001001500000.111.200.111.3111010.250.000.11110.0050.005.000.000.000.00
1966Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB3012000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs819010001001800000.053.100.053.1531020.091.000.0535.0040.008.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2013Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan77Special advisor1629270.568--1Don MattinglyLost in NLCS (Cardinals)
2014Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan78Special Advisor1629468.580--1Don Mattingly
* 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 [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1962MLB Player of the Month (June)1
1963Major League Cy Young Award ... National League Most Valuable Player ... World Series MVP3
1965Major League Cy Young Award ... World Series MVP2
1966Major League Cy Young Award1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1954-12-14ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent (bonus baby) by Dodgers. 
* 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.