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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Eugene O'Donoghue
Stat Years
1963-1971  [mlb] 1963-1971
Height/Weight
6-3 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
Positions
P (257)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Colleges
University of Missouri (Columbia, Missouri)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Kansas City Athletics in 1959
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1963-09-29 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.358)
Service Time
Organizations
KC1 [3] MON [2] CLE [2] MIL [1] BAL [1] SE1 [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16101 ... retro id: odonj101 ... mlbam id: 119939
Relations
Father of John O'Donoghue
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc135231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf011.5011000006.06210210101.339.000.003.001.503.000.50.000
    1963MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf011.5011000006.06210210101.339.000.003.001.503.000.50.000
    1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc126242Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10144.92393221370173.2202104952465792031.5410.471.243.374.095.391.22.417
    1964MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10144.94393221370173.7202104952465792031.5410.501.253.384.115.401.22.417
    1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc126253Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9183.95343041040177.218392781566829011.409.270.763.344.154.661.24.333
    1965MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9183.96343041040177.718392781566829011.419.290.763.354.164.671.24.333
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32264Log - Sp - Ext - Perf683.833213208190108.010950461323491021.229.081.081.924.084.172.13.429
    1966MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf683.833213208190108.010950461323491021.229.081.081.924.084.172.13.429
    1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32275Log - Sp - Ext - Perf893.2433175211162130.212052471033812021.178.270.692.275.583.582.45.471
    1967MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf893.2533175211162130.712052471033812021.188.290.692.285.603.592.45.471
    1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28286Log - Sp - Ext - Perf006.1416000416222.034151527110001.8613.910.822.864.506.141.57.000
    1968MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf006.1416000416222.034151527110001.8613.910.822.864.506.141.57.000
    1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse143297Log - Sp - Ext - Perf222.96550001455670.0582823537483031.367.460.644.766.173.601.30.500
    1969MLB Totals: SE1byYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf222.96550001455670.0582823537483031.367.460.644.766.173.601.30.500
    1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil43308Log - Sp - Ext - Perf205.0125000925023.129151349130001.6311.191.543.475.015.791.441.000
    1970Montreal ExposNLMLBmon23308Log - Sp - Ext - Perf235.24930036022.120141321160021.398.060.814.432.425.640.55.400
    1970MLB Totals: MIL-MONbyYearMLB----302Log - Sp - Ext - Perf435.18343001231045.7492926620190021.539.761.193.983.785.770.95.571
    1971Montreal ExposNLMLBmon23319Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.6713000413017.1191093771001.509.871.563.633.635.191.00.000
    1971MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.7413000413017.3191093771001.5210.001.583.683.685.261.00.000
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)39554.07257961345616110751.078038234078260377181131.389.350.933.124.524.581.45.415
    American League Totals (8 yrs)37524.02235931344914210711.374135831873242364171111.389.380.923.064.614.531.50.416
    National League Totals (2 yrs)235.0522300719039.7392422518131021.458.951.154.132.985.510.72.400
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (3 yrs)19334.397463623110357.33911981743913316211141.479.850.983.354.084.991.22.365
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)14173.5165307219352238.72291029323561303041.208.650.872.124.913.852.32.452
    Seattle Pilots Totals (1 yrs)222.96550001455670.0582823537483031.367.460.644.766.173.601.30.500
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)205.0625000925023.329151349130001.6511.301.563.515.065.841.441.000
    Montreal Expos Totals (2 yrs)235.0522300719039.7392422518131021.458.951.154.132.985.510.72.400
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)006.1416000416222.034151527110001.8613.910.822.864.506.141.57.000
    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%
    1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc13523pL-S-E-P112000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12624pL-S-E-P2405541300150001807001.236.236.291.52762161.055.055.3330.0029.030.0055.01.617.7
    1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12625pL-S-E-P3395571210110011206000.218.232.291.52362162.091.073.2621.6119.3512.0055.01.6116.7
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3226pL-S-E-P43233251001000900000.152.152.182.3343361.030.030.2080.0027.270.000.00.0020.0
    1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3227pL-S-E-P533403400141031601000.100.163.175.3384471.175.075.1306.8236.365.3340.02.2725.0
    1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2828pL-S-E-P6162000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1969Seattle PilotsALMLBse14329pL-S-E-P75513011000000503000.077.077.154.2311621.077.077.1250.0031.250.000.00.00100.0
    1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil4330pL-S-E-P8252000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1970Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2330pL-S-E-P894000000001400000.000.200.000.200500.250.000.00020.0080.004.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)25020616353031110567017001.170.190.228.418228476.087.058.2352.1929.3913.4068.71.3217.1
    American League Totals (8 yrs)24120216353031110463017001.173.189.233.422223476.084.060.2351.7928.2515.7567.31.3517.1
    National League Totals (1 yrs)94000000001400000.000.200.000.200500.250.000.00020.0080.004.000.00.000.0
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (3 yrs)801121125102600130013001.223.230.286.516126323.071.063.2880.7923.8130.0056.01.5912.0
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)65735910151032501000.123.158.178.33677132.110.055.1703.9032.478.3373.01.3022.2
    Seattle Pilots Totals (1 yrs)5513011000000503000.077.077.154.2311621.077.077.1250.0031.250.000.00.00100.0
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)252000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)162000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)94000000001400000.000.200.000.200500.250.000.00020.0080.004.000.00.000.0
    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
    1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLB23P106.0000000.0000.000.000.6100.018
    1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLB24P390173.2827343835.9210.900.2024.197.57
    1965Kansas City AthleticsALMLB25P340177.2836424844.9171.300.2521.087.27
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLB26P320108.05240029291.0000.900.2719.8100.08
    1967Cleveland IndiansALMLB27P330130.27350342421.0001.300.3220.4100.06
    1968Baltimore OriolesALMLB28P16022.00500551.0000.300.239.9100.012
    1969Seattle PilotsALMLB29P55070.039121312.9230.200.1734.0100.03
    1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLB30P25023.12711109.9000.400.3915.4100.010
    1970Montreal ExposNLMLB30P9022.10401441.0000.400.185.6100.011
    1971Montreal ExposNLMLB31P13017.12200441.0000.300.238.1100.011
    MLB Totals - (P)257074935149913193184.9530.700.250.00.00
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    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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    1963MLB1----------
    1964MLB39----------
    1965MLB34----------
    1966MLB32----------
    1967MLB33----------
    1968MLB16----------
    1969MLB55----------
    1970MLB34----------
    1971MLB13----------
    Totals257----------