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Johnny PodresTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1953-1969 MLB Years: 1953-1969
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-440Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Joseph Podres
Height5-11Weight192BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 30,1932PlaceWitherbee,New York
Death DateJanuary 13,2008 [75.105]
High SchoolMineville (Witherbee,NY)
MLB DebutApril 17,1953 [20.199]
OrganizationsLAN [9] BRO [4] DET [2] SDN [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-9
TBC Player ID16689Retrosheet IDpodrj101MLBAM ID120637
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Los Angeles Dodgers in 1962
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts60Walks66Hittable47SO/BB70vsPower47Hitting56Durability78Team.558Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro45S/R20944.233318153130115.012662541264822001.659.860.945.016.421.28.6924.19
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro45S/R211174.27292186240151.214777721353793001.328.720.773.154.691.49.6113.52
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro45ST229103.95272435200159.0160807015571145001.369.040.853.226.442.00.4743.23
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro45ST241292.663127410643196.0168645815441093011.087.710.692.025.012.48.5713.03
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22ST2513153.723931810241210.0208968727781434321.368.901.163.346.121.83.4643.93
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22ST261494.11342956210195.0192938923741458031.368.861.063.426.691.96.6093.77
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22ST2714123.08343318110227.2217887825711597111.278.580.992.816.292.24.5383.51
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22ST281853.74322936120182.2192817627511248041.339.461.332.516.112.43.7834.04
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22ST2915133.81404008000255.027012110820711784031.349.530.712.516.282.51.5363.11
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22ST3014123.543734310531198.0196917816641345431.318.890.732.906.082.09.5383.19
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22ST310216.8722000002.25551301003.0016.873.3710.12--0.00.00010.86
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22S/R32763.43272252141134.012657511739636021.238.461.142.624.231.62.5384.14
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22Rel33000.0010100001.22000110001.8010.80--5.405.401.00-3.15
1966Detroit TigersALMLBdet22S/R33453.4336132321124107.210648411234534011.308.861.002.844.431.56.4443.99
1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet22S/R34313.8421813006163.05829271211343011.098.241.711.564.833.09.7504.50
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn45S/R36564.311798102064.2663431728173011.459.190.973.902.370.61.4554.74
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1481163.68440340100772446112260.0223910269252427431435668221.328.900.962.955.701.93.5611.14
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter95743.662462202650121531405.01408632572156452947438181.329.001.002.896.062.10.562-
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter41303.6812090302411113621.16012832545521838413011.328.700.803.155.561.76.577-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter763.5857213621185170.116477682445877021.228.631.262.374.581.93.538-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter564.311798102064.2663431728173011.459.190.973.902.370.61.455-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14113.684333107241220.02171009024721396121.328.900.962.955.701.93.5601.14

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro45p2034365110001100111001.306.324.306.63011038.314.000.028.2940.002.630.000.000.000.00
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro45p2138607173104005503202.283.328.367.69522470.298.084.167.3177.147.141.000.000.0023.53
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro45p2232609112005014504001.183.234.217.45113268.200.034.083.2145.887.351.250.000.0018.18
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro45p2435726154004012503002.208.230.264.49419477.224.056.069.2232.606.492.500.000.0026.67
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22p2542715900040021704200.127.147.127.2749079.161.000.028.1272.5321.528.500.000.000.00
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22p26346541610040061303101.246.306.262.56817175.302.016.108.2658.0017.332.170.000.006.25
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22p27346639000300515110100.136.205.136.3419083.173.000.076.1706.0218.073.000.000.000.00
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22p2832693162007002804102.232.250.261.51118276.258.029.058.2312.6310.534.000.000.0012.50
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22p2940886142015002815001.159.187.216.40319396.165.057.080.1842.088.334.001.0488.0021.43
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22p3037646920180011103300.141.147.219.36614371.145.078.094.1591.4115.4911.001.4164.0033.33
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22p322745180002001801000.178.196.178.3748047.216.000.022.1712.1317.028.000.000.000.00
1966Detroit TigersALMLBdet22p333630573002002500002.233.281.333.61410332.280.100.167.2756.2515.632.500.000.0042.86
1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet22p342120120000000400002.100.100.100.2002020.125.000.000.0900.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn45p361716010001000302100.063.059.063.1221019.071.000.000.0540.0015.790.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter45976261145191250123210834311014.190.223.226.44917222851.216.036.076.0003.7612.693.380.24381.0015.17
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter246468288170233001980230804.173.205.201.406949527.201.028.068.0003.6115.184.210.38234.0011.11
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter139228275491014121116111206.237.273.285.5586510253.252.048.092.0004.356.321.450.000.0018.52
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5750693002002900004.180.212.240.45212352.220.060.100.0003.8517.314.500.000.0033.33
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1716010001000302100.063.059.063.1221019.071.000.000.0000.0015.790.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162269225170118011138115405.190.223.226.449618300.216.036.076.0003.7612.693.380.24381.0015.17

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro20P33-1156171-2423.9580.700.20-----3497.121.4
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro21P29-15111151-2726.9630.900.17-----3876.318.8
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro22P27-159721122928.9661.040.18-----3284.417.6
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro24P31-196932134241.9761.320.21-----3588.620.1
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25P39-210725233432.9410.820.15-----4292.925.3
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26P34-195637254543.9561.260.22-----34100.021.8
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27P34-227830143938.9741.120.17-----34100.022.1
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28P32-182626123332.9701.000.18-----32100.020.8
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29P40-255431614135.8540.880.14-----40100.024.2
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30P37-198233-135351.0000.950.18-----37100.022.8
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31P2-2-------------2100.01.2
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32P27-134315111918.9470.670.13-----27100.016.7
1966Detroit TigersALMLBdet33P36-107714112221.9550.580.20-----36100.022.2
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33P1-1-1--111.0001.001.00-----1100.00.6
1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet34P21-6337-110101.0000.480.16-----21100.013.0
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn36P17-6419--10101.0000.590.16-----17100.010.5
MLB Totals for P - 15 season(s)-   P440-2259803131824411393.9560.890.17-----4400.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro2033----------
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro2129----------
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro2227----------
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro2431----------
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2539----------
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2634----------
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2734----------
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2832----------
1962Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2940----------
1963Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3037----------
1964Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan312----------
1965Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3227----------
1966Detroit TigersALMLBdet3336----------
1966Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan331----------
1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet3421----------
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3617----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1953Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB20013.371002.2112001.363.370.006.750.000.000.00.000
1955Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB22201.0022018.015241001.067.500.002.005.002.500.001.000
1959Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB26104.822009.1756401.436.750.005.793.860.670.001.000
1963Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB30101.081008.1611400.866.480.001.084.324.000.001.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs412.11606200038.3290901318001.106.810.003.054.231.380.00.800

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1953Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB20110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1955Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2227110000000100000.143.143.143.286107.167.000.0000.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1959Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2634121001000000000.500.500.7501.250314.500.250.2500.000.000.000.000.0050.00
1963Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB3014010000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs716251001000100000.313.313.375.6886116.333.062.0630.006.250.000.000.0020.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1973San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn40Pitching Coach16260102.37039.06Don Zimmer
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos47Pitching Coach1608377.51919.05Don Zimmer,Johnny Pesky
1981Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin48Pitching Coach1094168.37623.07Johnny Goryl,Billy Gardner
1982Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin49Pitching Coach16260102.37033.07Billy Gardner
1983Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin50Pitching Coach1627092.43229.05Billy Gardner
1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin51Pitching Coach1628181.5003.02Billy Gardner
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin52Pitching Coach1627785.47514.04Ray Miller,Billy Gardner
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi58Pitching Coach1627884.48120.03Nick Leyva,Jim Fregosi
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi59Pitching Coach1627092.43226.06Jim Fregosi
1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi60Pitching Coach1629765.599--1Jim FregosiLost World Series (Blue Jays)
1994Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi61Pitching Coach1155461.47020.54Jim Fregosi
1995Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi62Pitching Coach1446975.47921.03Jim Fregosi
1996Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi63Pitching Coach1626795.41429.05Jim Fregosi
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1955World Series MVP1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1969-03-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1967-10-20Released by Tigers. 
1966-05-10Sent to Tigers by Dodgers for future considerations. 
1951-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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.