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Claude OsteenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1957-1975 MLB Years: 1957-1975
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-541, OF-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameClaude Wilson Osteen Jr.
Height5-11Weight173BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 9,1939 [78.315]PlaceCaney Spring,Tennessee
High SchoolReading (Cincinnati,OH)
MLB DebutJuly 6,1957 [17.332]
OrganizationsLAN [9] CIN [5] WS2 [4] CHA [1] HOU [1] SLN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID16224Retrosheet IDostec103MLBAM ID120095
RelationshipsGrandfather of Derrick Osteen, Father of Gavin Osteen, Father of Dave Osteen
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Washington Senators in 1964 and Los Angeles Dodgers in 1966,1968,1970
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts21Walks71Hittable40SO/BB51vsPower40Hitting60Durability64Team.494Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1957nullA--Rel17115.54707000013.0788020130002.084.85--13.859.000.65.500-
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34Rel17002.2530300104.04110332001.759.00--6.756.751.00-3.21
1958nullA---Rel181443.04220220000151.014561510671740001.408.64--3.9910.372.60.778-
1958nullAAA--Rel18543.0812012000079.0693827042400001.417.86--4.784.560.95.556-
1958Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel01983.05340340000230.0214997801092140001.408.37--4.278.371.96.7042.04
1959nullAAA--Rel198122.98280280000193.016782640781550001.277.79--3.647.231.99.400-
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32Rel19007.0420200007.2111061930002.6112.911.1710.573.520.33-6.98
1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32Rel20015.0320317008048.0532927530154011.729.870.935.592.790.50.0005.18
1961nullAAA--Rel2115113.53280280000191.018492750771320001.378.67--3.636.221.71.577-
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32Rel21000.0010100100.0000000000----------0.00-2.57
1961Washington Senators IIALMLBws234ST21114.91330000018.014111039142111.256.871.474.426.871.56.5004.81
1962Washington Senators IIALMLBws224,34S/R228133.65282267241150.014062611247593041.248.380.722.813.531.26.3813.89
1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws224ST239143.354029118250212.02221017923601096011.339.410.972.544.621.82.3913.72
1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws224ST2415133.333736113000257.02561079520641333031.258.960.702.244.662.08.5363.36
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23ST2515152.79404009100287.0253958919781624131.157.930.602.455.082.08.5003.10
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23ST2617142.85393818310240.023892766651375021.268.910.222.435.132.11.5482.57
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23ST2717173.223939014500288.029811610319521524021.219.300.591.624.742.92.5002.90
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23ST2812183.09393635310253.22671098714541194051.279.470.501.924.222.20.4002.86
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23ST2920152.664141016700321.02931039517741838061.148.210.482.075.132.47.5712.80
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23ST3016143.833737011400258.228012111024521141041.289.740.841.813.972.19.5333.61
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23ST3114113.513838011400259.026210810125631094131.259.100.872.193.791.73.5603.63
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23ST3220112.643333014400252.0232827416691005041.198.290.572.463.571.45.6453.30
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23ST3316113.313333012300236.222797872061867021.228.630.762.323.271.41.5933.74
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24ST34993.71232127210138.01586757847453321.4810.280.523.062.930.96.5003.74
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34S/R34024.37826002022.226141111160001.6310.320.404.372.380.55.0004.08
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha41ST357164.36373705000204.0237110991692632021.6110.440.704.052.770.68.3044.37
MLB Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter1961953.3054148853140402413455.03471143512682499401612676451.279.030.652.444.191.71.5010.86
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter43323.23970970000627.057228122502845140001.378.21--4.087.381.81.573-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter28273.23680680000463.042021216601973270001.338.16--3.836.361.66.509-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter115.54707000013.0788020130002.084.85--13.859.000.65.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1443.04220220000151.014561510671740001.408.64--3.9910.372.60.778-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter1471263.09339335410034202394.223509238221605681162422311.228.820.602.134.362.05.538-
Washington Senators II Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter33413.46108901828491637.16322812455818031514191.278.920.822.544.441.75.446-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7164.36373705000204.0237110991692632021.6110.440.704.052.770.68.304-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter015.07263230010059.0684034642216011.8210.140.906.273.130.50.000-
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter993.71232127210138.01586757847453321.4810.280.523.062.930.96.500-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter024.37826002022.226141111160001.6310.320.404.372.380.55.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12123.30343139320220.0221918116601024031.279.030.652.444.191.71.5000.86
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15113.23340340000220.0201997901001800001.378.21--4.087.381.81.577-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34p1731000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32p1922000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32p202612110000000700000.083.083.083.1661012.200.000.000.0750.0058.330.000.000.000.00
1961Washington Senators IIALMLBws234p2137010001000301000.143.143.143.286108.250.000.000.1290.0037.500.000.000.000.00
1961Totals for MLB-MLB         97210001000301000.143.143.143.286108.250.000.000.1290.0037.500.000.000.000.00
1962Washington Senators IIALMLBws224,34p22374831011020001001000.208.208.271.47913249.263.063.063.2110.0020.410.000.000.0020.00
1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws224p23497081200140042005001.171.216.214.43015179.224.043.100.2005.0625.325.001.2770.008.33
1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws224p24409081440171033417201.156.188.233.421215103.228.077.122.1892.9133.0111.330.9790.0035.71
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23p25429961201020033206000.121.147.141.288141108.179.020.051.1332.7829.6310.670.000.008.33
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23p26397681612161151802001.211.259.316.57524483.263.105.171.2586.0221.693.601.2076.0025.00
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23p274210191831290042205204.178.206.287.493296112.203.109.149.2223.5719.645.501.7950.5033.33
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23p28408441530020022609003.179.198.214.41218395.259.035.060.1892.1127.3713.000.000.0020.00
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23p2944111724101120052508203.216.246.252.498282126.264.036.081.2303.9719.845.000.79111.008.33
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23p303993101950190032011200.204.232.290.522276100.243.086.118.2353.0020.006.671.0093.0031.58
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23p31398671630070042108100.186.220.221.44119399.242.035.081.2054.0421.215.250.000.0018.75
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23p323688924511110051916002.273.319.386.705347100.338.113.170.3235.0019.003.801.0088.0029.17
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23p33337841210010022208003.154.175.167.34213188.214.013.038.1602.2725.0011.000.000.008.33
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24p34234641340030001002000.283.283.370.65317448.361.087.087.2960.0020.830.000.000.0030.77
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34p3487000000000100000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1961Totals for NL-NL         315341340030001102000.245.245.321.56617455.310.076.075.2500.0020.000.000.000.0030.77
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter55110999020731687621402913699018.188.217.249.466274451220.246.061.098.0003.2823.857.280.66137.3821.74
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter3548166415622565911332052537016.191.223.252.47520633911.245.061.102.0003.6222.506.210.66136.0021.15
Washington Senators II Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter12921519375121410767114202.172.200.233.433508239.236.061.098.0002.9328.039.570.84107.5021.62
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter234641340030001002000.283.283.370.65317448.361.087.087.0000.0020.830.000.000.0030.77
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3715310000000800000.067.067.067.1341015.143.000.000.0000.0053.330.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter87000000000100000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0014.290.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162323266192222101286120305.188.217.249.4668113359.246.061.098.0003.2823.857.280.66137.3821.74

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17P3-4-------------3100.01.9
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin19P2-7-1--111.0000.500.14-----2100.01.3
1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20P20-48-131-1413.9290.650.27-----2676.913.0
1961Washington Senators IIALMLBws221P3-18-3-1331.0001.000.17-----3100.01.9
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin21OF1---------------616.70.6
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin21P1---------------616.70.6
1962Washington Senators IIALMLBws222P28-150430-234341.0001.210.23-----3775.717.4
1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws223P40-2121130324441.9321.030.19-----4981.624.7
1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws224P37-257951-560601.0001.620.23-----4092.522.8
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25P40-2871182369693.9692.330.32-----4295.224.7
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26P39-24010494-6359.9371.510.25-----39100.024.1
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27P39-2881153226664.9701.640.22-----4292.924.1
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28P39-2531150126261.9841.560.24-----4097.524.1
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29P41-32119693-9188.9672.150.27-----4493.225.3
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30P37-2581040155150.9801.350.19-----3994.923.0
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31P38-2592266148988.9892.320.34-----3997.423.5
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32P33-252940125049.9801.480.1941225.023691.721.3
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33P33-236953236462.9691.880.268561.5333100.020.5
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou34P23-138823113231.9691.350.22-----23100.014.2
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34P8-22351198.8891.000.36-----8100.05.0
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35P37-2041241215553.9641.430.26-----37100.023.0
MLB Totals for P - 18 season(s)-   P541-34541596992637884858.9711.590.25121741.455410.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin173----------
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin192----------
1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2020----------
1961Washington Senators IIALMLBws2213----------
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin211--------1-
1962Washington Senators IIALMLBws22228----------
1963Washington Senators IIALMLBws22340----------
1964Washington Senators IIALMLBws22437----------
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2540----------
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2639----------
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2739----------
1968Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2839----------
1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2941----------
1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3037----------
1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3138----------
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3233----------
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3333----------
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3423----------
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln348----------
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3537----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1965Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB25110.6421014.0915401.005.790.003.212.570.800.00.500
1966Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB26011.291007.0311300.573.860.001.293.863.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs120.86303100021.01202067000.865.140.002.573.001.170.00.333

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2523010000000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1966Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2612000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs35010000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln37Pitching Coach1628379.51218.03Vern Rapp
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln38Pitching Coach1626993.42621.05Jack Krol,Vern Rapp,Ken Boyer
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln39Pitching Coach1628676.53112.03Ken Boyer
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln40Pitching Coach1627488.45717.04Whitey Herzog,Ken Boyer,Red Schoendienst,Jack Krol
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi42Pitching Coach1628973.5493.02Pat Corrales
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi43Pitching Coach1629072.556--1Paul Owens,Pat CorralesLost World Series (Orioles)
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi44Pitching Coach1628181.50015.54Paul Owens
1985Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi45Pitching Coach1627587.46326.05John Felske
1986Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi46Pitching Coach1618675.53421.52John Felske
1987Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi47Pitching Coach1628082.49415.04Lee Elia,John Felske
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi48Pitching Coach1616596.40435.56Lee Elia,John Vukovich
1990Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAMinorlan50Pitching Coach1429151.641--1Kevin KennedyLeague Champions
1991Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAMinorlan51Pitching Coach1388058.580--1Kevin Kennedy
1992Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAMinorlan52Pitching Coach1436578.45520.05Bill Russell
1993Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex53Pitching Coach1628676.5318.02Kevin Kennedy
1994Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex54Pitching Coach1145262.456--1Kevin Kennedy
1996Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAMinorlan56Pitching Coach1436776.4697.54Phil Regan
1997Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAMinorlan57Pitching Coach1416279.44025.04Glenn Hoffman
1998Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAMinorlan58Pitching Coach1436182.42723.53Glenn Hoffman
1999Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAMinorlan59Pitching Coach1396574.46815.03Mike Scioscia
1999Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan59Pitching Coach1627785.47523.04Davey Johnson
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan60Pitching Coach1628676.53111.02Davey Johnson
2003El Paso DiablosTexAAMinorari63Pitching Coach1406773.47921.52Scott Coolbaugh
* 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
1976-04-05Released by White Sox. 
1975-04-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1975-04-05Released by Cardinals. 
1974-08-15TradeTraded by Astros to Cardinals for Dan Larson and Ron Selak. 
1973-12-06TradeTraded by Dodgers with Dave Culpepper to Astros for Jimmy Wynn. 
1964-12-04TradeTraded by Senators with John Kennedy and Cash to Dodgers for Dick Nen, Ken McMullen, Pete Richert, Phil Ortega and Frank Howard. 
1961-09-16TradeTraded by Reds to Senators for Dave Sisler and Cash. 
1957-07-02ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds. 
* 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.