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Art KusnyerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1966-1979 MLB Years: 1970-1978
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PositionsC-212, 1B-2Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameArthur William Kusneyer
Height6-2Weight198BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 19,1945 [72.183]PlaceAkron,Ohio
High SchoolBuchtel (Akron,OH)
CollegeKent State University (Kent,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 37th round (698th overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 21,1970 [24.276]
OrganizationsCHA [6] CAL [3] MIL [2] KCA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14003Retrosheet IDkusna101MLBAM ID117374
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Player Notes:   First player ever drafted out of Kent State University in 1966
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed35Power42Contact37XBH54RBIs40Runs63Hitting21Durability15Team.472Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1966GCL White SoxGCLRk-201120362000000000000.300.300.400.7008220.300.100.100.3070.000.000.000.000.0033.33
1967AppletonMidwA-2181292417383737000000000.250.250.370.62010818292.232.120.120.2770.000.000.002.4041.7124.66
1968AppletonMidwA-22993304082151538000000000.248.248.345.59311421330.237.097.097.2700.000.000.001.5266.0025.61
1969LynchburgCaroA+-23129435581081971366000000000.248.248.414.66218039435.225.166.166.2950.000.000.002.9933.4636.11
1970MobileSouAA-2412239643991421249000000000.250.250.386.63615328396.227.136.136.2810.000.000.003.0333.0028.28
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30c24410010000000400000.100.100.100.2001010.167.000.000.0910.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1971Salt Lake CityPCLAAA-25129456731442731075000000000.316.316.454.77020740456.300.138.138.3460.000.000.002.1945.6027.78
1971California AngelsALMLBcal39c25613020000000300000.154.154.154.3082013.200.000.000.1400.0023.080.000.000.000.00
1972California AngelsALMLBcal39c266417913372121300163311032.207.276.263.539475197.243.056.145.2488.1216.752.061.0289.5013.51
1973California AngelsALMLBcal15c2741645820030121200100.125.149.156.30510267.151.031.047.1422.9917.916.000.000.0025.00
1976Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil10c301534241003101511010.118.167.147.3145137.138.029.088.1392.7013.515.000.000.0025.00
1977Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-3190293426815274010266223500.232.294.369.66310824329.266.137.229.2967.9018.842.382.1341.8635.29
1978Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-c326121426509052610154352300.234.295.346.6417414239.266.112.187.2956.2817.992.872.0942.8028.00
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca21c32913131012002400000.231.333.538.8717215.250.307.462.38813.3326.672.006.6713.0066.67
1979Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-c334812315254021000112410100.203.272.285.557356136.235.082.171.2588.0917.652.181.4761.5024.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter13931321556132111216122142.176.231.230.4617210339.208.054.121.0006.1917.992.900.88104.3318.18
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter77025593416551131861341205212985900.256.272.386.6589871922633.250.130.151.0001.974.902.482.3241.9529.31
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter328108615628755524151205212985900.264.300.390.690424841160.279.126.176.0004.4811.122.482.0745.2529.27
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12239643991421249000000000.250.250.386.63615328396.227.136.136.0000.000.000.003.0333.0028.28
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter129435581081971366000000000.248.248.414.66218039435.225.166.166.0000.000.000.002.9933.4636.11
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter180622811552341275000000000.249.249.357.60622239622.234.108.108.0000.000.000.001.9351.8325.16
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1120362000000000000.300.300.400.7008220.300.100.100.0000.000.000.000.000.0033.33
California Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter11125618474121601184811132.184.239.230.469597277.217.046.113.0006.5017.332.670.72128.0014.89
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1534241003101511010.118.167.147.3145137.138.029.088.0002.7013.515.000.000.0025.00
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter913131012002400000.231.333.538.8717215.250.307.462.00013.3326.672.006.6713.0066.67
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter410010000000400000.100.100.100.2001010.167.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16236524647132411247122152.176.231.230.4618412395.208.054.121.0006.1917.992.900.88104.3318.18
Average Minor - Per 162 games16253872138244137200112721200.256.272.386.65820840554.250.130.151.0001.974.902.482.3241.9529.31

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-Rel33009.0020200003.02331111001.006.003.003.003.001.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0020200003.02331111001.006.003.003.003.001.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0020200003.02331111001.006.003.003.003.001.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings009.0014701470000220.014722022073737373001.006.003.003.003.001.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24C3--1241-1716.9415.33-----1475.01.9
1971California AngelsALMLBcal25C6--1941-2423.9583.83------6100.03.7
1972California AngelsALMLBcal26C63-47936233103405395.9756.270.82361570.6126498.440.6
1973California AngelsALMLBcal27C41-2031301332146143.9793.490.7013668.4241100.025.3
1976Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30C14--414324845.9383.21-8466.711593.38.7
1978Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca32C33--1582342185181.9785.48------6154.124.4
1978Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca321B1--6--1661.0006.00------611.60.7
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32C9--3232-3735.9463.89-5271.419100.05.6
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha33C43--1882838219216.9865.02-----14889.631.6
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha331B1--6---661.0006.00------482.10.7
MLB Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C136-68259661207677657.9704.830.96622769.7171360.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C76--34651710404397.9835.22-----1760.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B2--12--112121.0006.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24-3---------
1971California AngelsALMLBcal25-6---------
1972California AngelsALMLBcal26-63---------
1973California AngelsALMLBcal27-41---------
1976Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30-14---------
1978Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca32-331--------
1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32-9---------
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha33-431--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha34Bullpen Coach1607090.43826.05Tony La Russa
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha36Bullpen Coach1628775.5376.03Tony La Russa
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha37Bullpen Coach1629963.611--1Tony La RussaLost ALCS (Orioles)
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha38Bullpen Coach1627488.45710.05Tony La Russa
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha39Bullpen Coach1628577.5256.03Tony La Russa
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha40Bullpen Coach1627290.44420.05Tony La Russa,Jim Fregosi,Doug Rader
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha41Bullpen Coach1627785.4758.05Jim Fregosi
1988Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkMinorcha42Manager634221.6673.03 
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak43Bullpen Coach1629963.611--1Tony La RussaWon World Series (Giants)
1990Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak44Bullpen Coach16210359.636--1Tony La RussaLost World Series (Reds)
1991Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak45Bullpen Coach1628478.51911.04Tony La Russa
1992Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak46Bullpen Coach1629666.593--1Tony La RussaLost ALCS (Blue Jays)
1993Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak47Bullpen Coach1626894.42026.07Tony La Russa
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak48Bullpen Coach1145163.4471.02Tony La Russa
1995Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak49Bullpen Coach1446777.46511.54Tony La Russa
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha51Bullpen Coach1618081.4976.02Terry Bevington
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha52Bullpen Coach1628082.4949.02Jerry Manuel
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha53Bullpen Coach1617586.46621.52Jerry Manuel
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha54Bullpen Coach1629567.586--1Jerry ManuelLost in 1st Round (Mariners)
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha55Bullpen Coach1628379.5128.03Jerry Manuel
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha56Bullpen Coach1628181.50013.52Jerry Manuel-
2003Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha57Bullpen Coach1628676.5314.02Jerry Manuel-
2004Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha58Bullpen Coach1628379.5129.02Ozzie Guillen-
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha59Bullpen Coach1629963.611--1Ozzie GuillenWon World Series (Astros)
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha60Bullpen Coach1629072.5566.03Ozzie Guillen
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha61Bullpen Coach1627290.44424.04Ozzie Guillen
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1979-11-14Released by White Sox. 
1979-02-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1979-02-14Released by Royals. 
1978-02-22TradeTraded by Brewers to Royals for Lynn McKinney. 
1973-10-22TradeTraded by Angels with Ken Berry, Steve Barber, Clyde Wright and Cash to Brewers for Joe Lahoud, Ollie Brown, Gary Ryerson, Skip Lockwood and Ellie Rodriguez. 
1971-03-15TradeTraded by White Sox to Angels for Dave Adlesh and Steve Kealey. 
* 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.