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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph Clifton Martin
Stat Years
1956-1972  [mlb] 1959-1972
Height/Weight
6-2 / 200
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
C (692) ... 1B (89) ... 3B (47) ... OF (1)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
1936-12-13 in Axton, Virginia   [83.239]
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Chicago White Sox in 1956
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Harry Postove
MLB Debut
1959-09-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.271)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [9] CHN [3] NYN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14814 ... retro id: martj107 ... mlbam id: 118344
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1956Holdrege---D----19c---16424364671431051000000000.276.276.481.75724311727.000.205.0000.000.000.0024.34.1240.3
    1957Davenport---B----20c---2197716163103000000000.208.208.273.48177214.000.065.0000.000.000.000.00.0025.0
    1957DubuqueMidwA----20c---2103384801102501464000000000.286.286.461.74738417739.000.175.0000.000.000.0027.43.6535.5
    1958Duluth-SuperiorNorthernInd----21c---3123464781532791086000000000.330.330.491.82146422846.000.161.0000.000.000.0046.42.1630.1
    1959IndianapolisAmerAAA----22c---4133449671291921357000000000.287.287.425.71244919134.000.138.0000.000.000.0034.52.9026.4
    1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32223bL-S-E-P434010001000100000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.3330.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    1960San DiegoPCLAAA----23c---5142513711462041373000000000.285.285.415.70051321337.000.130.0000.000.000.0039.52.5325.3
    1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12233bL-S-E-P5720021002000600001.100.100.150.2502031.050.050.1430.0030.000.000.00.0050.0
    1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12241b-3bL-S-E-P611027426638353212213123022.230.290.336.6263009216.179.106.2447.0010.331.4854.81.6725.4
    1962Savannah---D----25c---79433864111181852000000000.328.328.459.78733815527.000.131.0000.000.000.0042.22.3724.3
    1962Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1225cL-S-E-P71826020002000300001.077.077.077.1542620.000.000.0870.0011.540.000.00.000.0
    1963Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1226cL-S-E-P8105259255311152800263512262.205.278.313.5912908117.208.108.2178.9712.071.3551.81.7232.1
    1964Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1227cL-S-E-P9122294235810142200163023374.197.241.279.5203188215.136.082.2055.039.431.8873.51.2625.9
    1965Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1228cL-S-E-P101192302160120221212429232101.261.333.339.6722617814.187.078.2899.2011.111.21115.00.7723.3
    1966Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1029cL-S-E-P116715713405322000142411264.255.316.363.6791755710.197.108.2868.0013.711.7178.51.1425.0
    1967Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1030cL-S-E-P12101252225912142244304112144.234.317.337.6542868517.222.103.26410.4914.341.3763.01.4028.8
    1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn931cL-S-E-P137824420559233100213153234.225.298.316.6142757714.176.091.2457.6411.271.4881.31.0925.5
    1969New York MetsNLMLBnyn932cL-S-E-P146617712375142100123201216.209.257.316.5731925610.175.107.2316.2516.672.6744.22.0827.0
    1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1233cL-S-E-P1540771112101400201111172.156.333.208.541100162.312.052.16720.0011.000.5577.01.0016.7
    1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1234cL-S-E-P164712513335021711121622162.264.336.352.688142447.184.088.2878.4511.271.3362.51.4121.2
    1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1235cL-S-E-P1725503123007105901113.240.304.300.60457153.180.060.2868.7715.791.800.00.0025.0
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)9082189189487821232230982012991722175336.222.291.315.6062446689126.185.093.2438.2212.221.4968.41.3125.9
    American League Totals (9 yrs)65215161303385992215077131200914103519.223.287.317.604168048190.181.094.2427.8011.901.5368.91.3126.6
    National League Totals (5 yrs)2566735914923310802170998871817.221.299.309.60876620836.193.088.2439.1412.921.4167.31.3124.2
    Minor League Totals378134621838564640194000000000.286.286.432.7181346581110.146.146.2640.000.000.0033.72.9728.6
    Minor: D Totals15858112817832418103000000000.306.306.468.77458127254.162.162.2840.000.000.0032.33.1030.3
    Minor: B Totals197716163103000000000.208.208.273.48177214.065.065.2080.000.000.000.00.0025.0
    Minor: Ind Totals123464781532791086000000000.330.330.491.82146422846.162.161.3150.000.000.0046.42.1630.1
    Minor: A Totals103384801102501464000000000.286.286.461.74738417739.174.175.2590.000.000.0027.43.6535.5
    Minor: AAA Totals27596213827539626130000000000.286.286.420.70696240471.134.134.2660.000.000.0037.02.7025.8
    Chicago White Sox Totals (9 yrs)65215161303385992215077131200914103519.223.287.317.604168048190.181.094.2427.8011.901.5368.91.3126.6
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)1444213292143752003363544410.219.281.316.59746713324.176.097.2397.0713.491.9160.11.5026.1
    Chicago Cubs Totals (3 yrs)112252275790328213736343147.226.329.298.6272997512.222.072.25012.3712.040.9784.01.0021.0
    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
    1959Chicago White SoxALMLB223B200.0021032.6671.000.001.366.74
    1960Chicago White SoxALMLB231B100.03000331.0003.000.000.614.34
    1960Chicago White SoxALMLB233B500.0580013131.0002.600.003.271.44
    1961Chicago White SoxALMLB241B6000.031429427347343.9885.700.0037.054.52
    1961Chicago White SoxALMLB243B3600.03989611134128.9553.600.0022.232.73
    1962Chicago White SoxALMLB25C600.01800018181.0003.000.003.733.34
    1962Chicago White SoxALMLB251B100.01000111.0001.000.000.65.65
    1962Chicago White SoxALMLB253B100.00200221.0002.000.000.65.66
    1963Chicago White SoxALMLB26C9800.04684899525516.9835.300.0060.593.31
    1963Chicago White SoxALMLB261B300.08100991.0003.000.001.92.95
    1963Chicago White SoxALMLB263B100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.03
    1964Chicago White SoxALMLB27C12000.05304386581573.9864.800.0074.198.41
    1965Chicago White SoxALMLB28C11200.03484174396389.9823.500.0069.194.11
    1965Chicago White SoxALMLB281B400.03600336361.0009.000.002.53.43
    1965Chicago White SoxALMLB283B200.01200331.0001.500.001.21.75
    1966Chicago White SoxALMLB29C6300.02432353271266.9824.200.0038.994.02
    1967Chicago White SoxALMLB30C9600.04783973524517.9875.400.0059.395.01
    1967Chicago White SoxALMLB301B100.01000111.0001.000.000.61.05
    1968New York MetsNLMLB31C5300.03342424360358.9946.800.0032.767.92
    1968New York MetsNLMLB311B1400.0124747135131.9709.400.008.617.94
    1969New York MetsNLMLB32C4800.0275912285284.9965.900.0029.672.72
    1969New York MetsNLMLB321B200.04000441.0002.000.001.23.05
    1970Chicago CubsNLMLB33C3600.01631532181178.9834.900.0022.290.03
    1970Chicago CubsNLMLB331B300.0112042.5000.700.001.97.55
    1971Chicago CubsNLMLB34C4300.02182112240239.9965.600.0026.591.52
    1971Chicago CubsNLMLB34OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.112
    1972Chicago CubsNLMLB35C170101.1604216664.9703.800.6311.068.03
    MLB Totals - (C)69201013135267453634473402.9874.9033.650.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)8900492381037540530.9816.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)470045103711155148.9553.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1959MLB----2------
    1960MLB--1-5------
    1961MLB--60-36------
    1962MLB-61-1------
    1963MLB-983-1------
    1964MLB-120---------
    1965MLB-1124-2------
    1966MLB-63---------
    1967MLB-961--------
    1968MLB-5314--------
    1969MLB-482--------
    1970MLB-363--------
    1971MLB-43-------1-
    1972MLB-17---------
    Totals-69289-47----1-