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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Michael Pesky
Stat Years
1942-1954  [mlb] 1942-1954
Height/Weight
5-9 / 168
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
SS (591) ... 3B (460) ... 2B (137)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2012-08-13 [92.321]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Lincoln (Portland,OR)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1942-04-14 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.200)
Service Time
Organizations
BOS [8] DET [3] WS1 [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16530 ... retro id: peskj101 ... mlbam id: 120450
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1942Boston Red SoxALMLBbos622ss---11476201052052992511274236222008.331.375.416.79168625840.161.085.0006.125.250.86310.00.2919.5
    1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos626ss---2153621115208434255986529314008.335.401.427.82870326549.198.092.0009.254.130.45310.50.2823.6
    1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos627ss---31556381062072780391297222090010.324.393.392.78571925035.185.068.00010.013.060.310.00.0016.9
    1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos6283b---4143565124159266355359932670010.281.394.365.75967720635.255.084.00014.624.730.32188.30.4422.0
    1949Boston Red SoxALMLBbos6293b---51486041111852772698410019450012.306.408.384.79271323236.250.078.00014.032.660.19302.00.2819.5
    1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos6303b---61274901121532261492110431560013.312.437.388.82560519029.290.076.00017.195.120.30490.00.1719.0
    1951Boston Red SoxALMLBbos631ss---713148093150206341228415270010.313.417.398.81557319129.260.085.00014.662.620.18160.00.5219.3
    1952Boston Red SoxALMLBbos6323b---82567101020020315511001.149.313.179.49284122.209.030.00017.865.950.330.00.0020.0
    1952Detroit TigersALMLBdet732ss-2b---8691772645401912411105002.254.394.294.688223525.266.040.00018.394.930.27177.00.4511.1
    1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet7332b---9103308439022122437271025004.292.353.390.74334212025.172.098.0007.892.920.37154.00.5827.8
    1954Detroit TigersALMLBdet734ss-3b---102017530011003100002.176.300.353.6532061.353.177.13315.005.000.3317.05.0033.3
    1954Washington Senators IALMLBws111342b---1049158174043091110702102.253.296.316.612171507.127.063.2635.854.090.700.00.0017.5
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)1270474586714552265017404534966221825831082.307.394.386.78055161832293.220.079.31912.003.950.33279.10.3120.1
    American League Totals (12 yrs)1270474586714552265017404534966221825831082.307.394.386.78055161832293.220.079.31912.003.950.33279.10.3120.1
    Boston Red Sox Totals (8 yrs)1029408577612771964613361483958118923710072.313.401.393.79447601604255.224.080.32612.213.970.33314.20.2720.0
    Detroit Tigers Totals (3 yrs)19250274138261434497122210008.275.367.355.72258517831.211.080.28212.143.760.31125.50.6822.5
    Washington Senators I Totals (1 yrs)49158174043091110702102.253.296.316.612171507.127.063.2635.854.090.700.00.0017.5
    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
    1942Boston Red SoxALMLB22SS14700.03204653794822785.9555.300.0096.7100.01
    1946Boston Red SoxALMLB26SS15300.02964792596800775.9695.100.0099.4100.01
    1947Boston Red SoxALMLB273B2200.02538176463.9842.900.0014.314.23
    1947Boston Red SoxALMLB27SS13300.02513911690658642.9764.800.0086.485.81
    1948Boston Red SoxALMLB283B14100.01213032235446424.9513.000.0091.098.61
    1949Boston Red SoxALMLB293B14800.01843331648533517.9703.500.0096.1100.01
    1950Boston Red SoxALMLB303B11600.01602571129428417.9743.600.0075.391.31
    1950Boston Red SoxALMLB30SS800.02332275755.9656.900.005.26.32
    1951Boston Red SoxALMLB312B500.05110316161.0003.200.003.23.83
    1951Boston Red SoxALMLB313B1100.01419423733.8923.000.007.18.44
    1951Boston Red SoxALMLB31SS10600.02043402274566544.9615.100.0068.880.91
    1952Detroit TigersALMLB322B2200.027362126563.9692.900.0014.331.93
    1952Boston Red SoxALMLB323B1900.01628404844.9172.300.0012.376.04
    1952Detroit TigersALMLB323B300.02500771.0002.300.001.94.34
    1952Detroit TigersALMLB32SS4100.078101925188179.9524.400.0026.659.42
    1952Boston Red SoxALMLB32SS200.03201551.0002.500.001.38.05
    1953Detroit TigersALMLB332B7300.0166183349352349.9914.800.0047.470.91
    1954Washington Senators IALMLB342B3700.09291422187183.9794.900.0024.075.52
    1954Washington Senators IALMLB34SS100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.05
    MLB Totals - (2B)13700290321986620611.9854.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)460005229835812115631505.9633.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)591001175181011138730962985.9645.100.000.00.00
    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
    1942MLB-----147-----
    1946MLB-----153-----
    1947MLB----22133-----
    1948MLB----141------
    1949MLB----148------
    1950MLB----1168-----
    1951MLB---511106-----
    1952MLB---222243-----
    1953MLB---73-------
    1954MLB---37-1-----
    Totals---137460591-----