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Frank LejaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1954-1962 MLB Years: 1954-1962
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Positions1B-12Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFrank John Leja
Height6-4Weight205BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 7,1936PlaceHolyoke,Massachusetts
Death DateMay 3,1991 [55.086]
High SchoolHolyoke (Holyoke,MA)
MLB DebutMay 1,1954 [18.084]
OrganizationsNYA [2] ANA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14252Retrosheet IDlejaf101MLBAM ID117658
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed0Power0Contact0XBH0RBIs0Runs0Hitting0Durability0Team.606Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya511b18125210000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.1850.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya511b1972100000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana21b26716000000001601001.000.059.000.0590018.000.000.063.0425.5633.336.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2623310000001801001.043.083.043.1261025.067.000.043.0004.0032.008.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter716000000001601001.000.059.000.0590018.000.000.063.0005.5633.336.000.000.000.00
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter197310000000200000.143.143.143.286107.200.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16214319600000065006006.043.083.043.12660156.067.000.043.0004.0032.008.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya181B6--3---331.0000.50------1250.03.9
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya191B2--2--1221.0001.00------728.61.3
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana261B4--383244341.95310.25------757.12.5
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B12--433254846.9583.83------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya18--6--------
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya19--2--------
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana26--4--------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1962-03-30Purchased by Angels from Cardinals. 
1961-10-04TradeTraded by Yankees to Cardinals for Ben Mateosky. 
1961-10-01Purchased by Yankees from Twins. 
1961-05-12Purchased by Twins from Yankees. 
1953-10-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent (bonus baby) by Yankees. 
* 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.