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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Alfred Marcum
Stat Years
1933-1939  [mlb] 1933-1939
Height/Weight
5-11 / 197
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
P (195)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1984-09-10 [75.001]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1933-09-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.363)
Service Time
Organizations
PHA [3] BOS [3] CHA [1] SLA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14761 ... retro id: marcj101 ... mlbam id: 118280
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1933Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha46231---321.95554200037.028128020141101.306.810.004.863.412.920.70.600
    1933MLB Totals: PHAbyYearMLB----231---321.95554200037.028128020141101.306.810.004.863.412.920.70.600
    1934Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha12242---14114.503731172360232.02571311161388921141.499.970.503.413.575.081.05.560
    1934MLB Totals: PHAbyYearMLB----241---14114.503731172360232.02571311161388921141.499.970.503.413.575.081.05.560
    1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha12253---17124.08392719212123242.2256125110983992021.409.490.333.083.674.641.19.586
    1935MLB Totals: PHAbyYearMLB----251---17124.09392719212123242.7256125110983992021.409.510.333.083.684.641.19.586
    1936Boston Red SoxALMLBbos11264---8134.81312391781174.0194100931452573101.4110.030.722.692.955.171.10.381
    1936MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----261---8134.81312391781174.0194100931452573101.4110.030.722.692.955.171.10.381
    1937Boston Red SoxALMLBbos11275---13114.8537239113143183.2230104991747592021.5111.270.832.302.895.101.26.542
    1937MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----271---13114.8637239113143183.7230104991747592021.5111.300.842.312.905.111.26.542
    1938Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12286---564.0915117034092.111349421125251001.4911.011.072.442.444.781.00.455
    1938MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----281---564.1015117034092.311349421125251001.5011.041.072.442.444.791.00.455
    1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla14297---257.741262056047.26643411210140011.5912.462.271.892.648.121.40.286
    1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34297---336.0019620813090.012566601519322001.6012.501.501.903.206.601.68.500
    1939MLB Totals: SLA-CHAbyYearMLB----292---586.6331124013190137.71911091012729462011.6012.531.771.903.027.151.59.385
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)65634.66195132698516371,099.312696305699134439212391.4710.390.752.823.215.161.14.508
    American League Totals (8 yrs)65634.66195132698516371,099.312696305699134439212391.4710.390.752.823.215.161.14.508
    Boston Red Sox Totals (3 yrs)26304.68835725223264450.0537253234421241416121.4710.740.842.482.825.061.14.464
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (3 yrs)34254.12816340615183511.7541268234221912054261.439.520.393.363.614.721.07.576
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)336.0019620813090.012566601519322001.6012.501.501.903.206.601.68.500
    St. Louis Browns Totals (1 yrs)257.821262056047.76643411210140011.6112.582.291.912.678.201.40.286
    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%
    1933Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha4623p---1512220000002100000.167.286.167.4531420.167.000.00014.297.140.500.00.000.0
    1934Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha1224p---258112103040113013502000.268.287.330.617117375.080.062.0002.564.271.67112.00.8516.7
    1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha1225p---364119133721217009504000.311.359.395.754132475.160.084.0006.823.790.5659.51.5213.5
    1936Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1126p---448886183027003503000.205.231.307.53894275.136.102.0003.195.321.6744.02.1327.8
    1937Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1127p---55186122380013007402000.267.323.360.68395318.174.093.0007.374.210.570.00.0034.8
    1938Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1228p---61937350003006900000.135.256.135.3914350.162.000.00013.9520.931.500.00.000.0
    1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla1429p---716223101005001200000.455.478.500.97823111.091.045.0004.358.702.000.00.0010.0
    1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3429p---7385771600012005100000.281.339.281.62062160.088.000.0008.061.610.200.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)29953356141181570013632011000.265.311.330.64158017624.131.065.2746.215.520.89106.60.8617.0
    American League Totals (8 yrs)29953356141181570013632011000.265.311.330.64158017624.131.065.2746.215.520.89106.60.8617.0
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (3 yrs)12724325696133001141106000.284.323.354.6772638610.123.070.2885.324.180.7981.01.1414.5
    Boston Red Sox Totals (3 yrs)118211214611022300161805000.218.273.299.5722326313.156.081.2306.907.761.13105.50.8628.3
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)385771600012005100000.281.339.281.62062160.088.000.2868.061.610.200.00.000.0
    St. Louis Browns Totals (1 yrs)16223101005001200000.455.478.500.97823111.091.045.5004.358.702.000.00.0010.0
    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
    1933Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB23P500.0580013131.0002.600.003.3100.012
    1934Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB24P3700.01442325956.9491.500.0024.763.83
    1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB25P3900.01132514843.8961.100.0026.260.92
    1936Boston Red SoxALMLB26P3100.0731234038.9501.200.0020.164.65
    1937Boston Red SoxALMLB27P3700.01338115251.9811.400.0024.372.52
    1938Boston Red SoxALMLB28P1500.03150018181.0001.200.0010.178.98
    1939Chicago White SoxALMLB29P1900.0412111716.9410.800.0012.350.08
    1939St. Louis BrownsALMLB29P1200.04501991.0000.800.007.875.010
    MLB Totals - (P)195006118312911.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1933MLB5----------
    1934MLB37----------
    1935MLB39----------
    1936MLB31----------
    1937MLB37----------
    1938MLB15----------
    1939MLB31----------
    Totals195----------