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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Charles Kucks
Stat Years
1955-1960  [mlb] 1955-1960
Height/Weight
6-3 / 184
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (207)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2013-11-02 [80.098]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
William L. Dickinson (Jersey City,NJ)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1955-04-17 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.264)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [5] KC1 [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13981 ... retro id: kuckj101 ... mlbam id: 117350
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1955New York YankeesALMLBnya53211---873.412913315160126.21225448844493021.318.670.573.133.483.841.11.533
    1955MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----211---873.422913315160126.71225448844493021.328.700.573.143.493.851.11.533
    1956New York YankeesALMLBnya53222---1893.853431123130224.12231139619726731101.328.950.762.892.694.530.93.667
    1956MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----221---1893.863431123130224.32231139619726731101.328.960.762.892.694.540.93.667
    1957New York YankeesALMLBnya53233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8103.5637234110142179.116982711359782081.278.480.652.963.914.121.32.444
    1957MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8103.5737234110142179.316982711359782081.278.490.652.963.924.121.32.444
    1958New York YankeesALMLBnya53244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf883.933415418194126.013267551439461061.369.431.002.793.294.791.18.500
    1958MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf883.933415418194126.013267551439461061.369.431.002.793.294.791.18.500
    1959New York YankeesALMLBnya53255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf018.64910048016.22116165991001.8011.342.704.864.868.641.00.000
    1959Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc126255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8113.873323616101151.1163766510425100121.359.690.592.503.034.521.21.421
    1959MLB Totals: NYA-KC1byYearMLB----252Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8124.3442246110181168.0184928115516010121.409.860.802.733.214.931.18.400
    1960Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc126266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4106.003117105140114.014085762243382011.6111.051.743.393.006.710.88.286
    1960MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf4106.003117105140114.014085762243382011.6111.051.743.393.006.710.88.286
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)54564.1020712330739847938.397049342791308338121391.369.310.872.953.244.731.10.491
    American League Totals (7 yrs)54564.1020712330739847938.397049342791308338121391.369.310.872.953.244.731.10.491
    New York Yankees Totals (5 yrs)42353.821438323628606673.066733228659223249101261.328.920.792.983.334.441.12.545
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (2 yrs)12214.7964407111241265.330316114132858920131.4610.291.092.893.025.471.05.364
    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%
    1955New York YankeesALMLBnya5321p---129400210000001002000.050.050.075.1254231.025.025.0670.0023.810.000.00.0050.0
    1956New York YankeesALMLBnya5322p---2347771110010072516000.143.224.156.38091121.104.013.2127.6927.473.570.00.009.1
    1957New York YankeesALMLBnya5323pL-S-E-P3375546000200518011001.109.183.109.2927160.091.000.1627.0425.353.600.00.000.0
    1958New York YankeesALMLBnya5324pL-S-E-P43440252002003906000.125.186.175.3614972.125.050.1616.1218.373.000.00.0040.0
    1959New York YankeesALMLBnya5325pL-S-E-P592000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1959Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12625pL-S-E-P533474410000032203001.085.140.106.2465351.085.021.1605.6641.517.330.00.0025.0
    1960Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12626pL-S-E-P63130440001001903000.133.161.133.2943440.033.000.1902.9426.479.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)20729121325006001995131002.110.167.127.294342375.082.017.1635.5627.785.000.00.0015.6
    American League Totals (7 yrs)20729121325006001995131002.110.167.127.294342375.082.017.1635.5627.785.000.00.0015.6
    New York Yankees Totals (5 yrs)14321413244005001564125001.112.174.131.305255284.089.019.1605.8825.104.270.00.0016.7
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (2 yrs)64778810010043106001.104.148.117.2658791.065.013.1744.6035.637.750.00.0012.5
    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
    1955New York YankeesALMLB21P290126.2324303027.9000.900.2118.8100.06
    1956New York YankeesALMLB22P340224.01340555853.9141.600.2422.1100.04
    1957New York YankeesALMLB23P370179.1947155756.9821.500.3124.0100.03
    1958New York YankeesALMLB24P340126.0625123231.9690.900.2522.1100.03
    1959Kansas City AthleticsALMLB25P330151.01031144241.9761.200.2721.4100.06
    1959New York YankeesALMLB25P9016.21500661.0000.700.375.8100.013
    1960Kansas City AthleticsALMLB26P310114.0322312825.8930.800.2220.1100.05
    MLB Totals - (P)207093645194141711.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1955MLB29----------
    1956MLB34----------
    1957MLB37----------
    1958MLB34----------
    1959MLB42----------
    1960MLB31----------
    Totals207----------