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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Erwin Coolidge Porterfield
Stat Years
1948-1959  [mlb] 1948-1959
Height/Weight
6-0 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (426)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1980-04-28 [56.262]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Newport (Newport,VA)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1948-08-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.364)
Service Time
Organizations
WS1 [5] NYA [4] BOS [3] PIT [2] CHN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16730 ... retro id: portb102 ... mlbam id: 120687
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1948New York YankeesALMLBnya18241---534.5016122124078.0854239534301201.539.810.583.923.464.850.88.625
    1948MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----241---534.5016122124078.0854239534301201.539.810.583.923.464.850.88.625
    1949New York YankeesALMLBnya18252---254.061283014057.2532626329252011.428.270.474.533.904.060.86.286
    1949MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----251---254.091283014057.7532626329252011.438.340.474.563.934.090.86.286
    1950New York YankeesALMLBnya18263---118.691020028119.22819192890101.8312.810.923.664.128.691.13.500
    1950MLB Totals: NYAbyYearMLB----261---118.911020028119.72819192890101.8813.130.943.754.228.911.13.500
    1951New York YankeesALMLBnya23274---0015.0020000203.05650321002.6715.000.009.006.0018.000.67.000
    1951Washington Senators IALMLBws119,29274---983.241919103000133.11095148854532001.227.360.543.653.583.440.98.529
    1951MLB Totals: NYA-WS1byYearMLB----272---983.502119103020136.31145753857553001.267.540.533.773.643.770.96.529
    1952Washington Senators IALMLBws119285---13142.723129153220231.12228070785802041.338.640.273.313.113.110.94.481
    1952MLB Totals: WS1byYearMLB----281---13142.733129153220231.32228070785802041.338.650.273.313.123.120.94.481
    1953Washington Senators IALMLBws119296---22103.353432249220255.024399951973772011.248.580.672.582.723.491.05.688
    1953MLB Totals: WS1byYearMLB----291---22103.353432249220255.024399951973772011.248.580.672.582.723.491.05.688
    1954Washington Senators IALMLBws119307---13153.323231212110244.0249104901477821031.349.180.522.843.023.841.06.464
    1954MLB Totals: WS1byYearMLB----301---13153.323231212110244.0249104901477821031.349.180.522.843.023.841.06.464
    1955Washington Senators IALMLBws119318---10174.45302782230178.0197103881454740021.419.960.712.733.745.211.37.370
    1955MLB Totals: WS1byYearMLB----311---10174.45302782230178.0197103881454740021.419.960.712.733.745.211.37.370
    1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos20329---3125.14251841370126.012782722164532011.529.071.504.573.795.860.83.200
    1956MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----321---3125.14251841370126.012782722164532011.529.071.504.573.795.860.83.200
    1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos193310Log - Sp - Ext - Perf444.05289315191102.11075446830281011.349.410.702.642.464.750.93.500
    1957MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf444.05289315191102.31075446830281011.349.430.712.642.474.760.93.500
    1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos193411Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.5020001204.03221010000.756.752.250.002.254.500.00.000
    1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit163411Log - Sp - Ext - Perf463.29376211031587.2783332719392011.118.010.721.954.003.392.05.400
    1958MLB Totals: BOS-PITbyYearMLB----342Log - Sp - Ext - Perf463.36396211133591.7813534819402011.107.990.791.883.953.452.11.400
    1959Chicago CubsNLMLBchn433512Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0011.3740000406.114981300002.6819.891.424.260.0012.790.00.000
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit163512Log - Sp - Ext - Perf124.75300001230136.0452019217185001.7211.250.504.254.505.001.06.333
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit163512Log - Sp - Ext - Perf001.6960002605.16211210001.5010.131.693.381.693.380.50.000
    1959MLB Totals: CHN-PITbyYearMLB----352Log - Sp - Ext - Perf125.34400001440147.7653128422195001.8412.390.764.193.625.910.86.333
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)87973.7931819392234512581,567.71571732660113552572213141.359.020.653.173.284.201.04.473
    American League Totals (12 yrs)82893.772411879022215421,432.31428668600102511514143131.358.970.643.213.234.201.01.480
    National League Totals (3 yrs)584.007762124716135.314364601141587011.369.530.732.733.864.261.41.385
    Washington Senators I Totals (5 yrs)67643.3814613878197801,041.710204373916234336670101.318.820.542.963.163.781.07.511
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (2 yrs)583.637362124676129.012955521038587011.299.000.702.654.053.841.53.385
    Boston Red Sox Totals (3 yrs)7164.655527729281232.32371381203094823021.439.191.163.643.185.350.87.304
    New York Yankees Totals (4 yrs)895.074022515181158.317193891074664311.559.730.574.213.765.290.89.471
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)0011.8040000406.314981300002.7920.661.484.430.0013.280.00.000
    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%
    1948New York YankeesALMLBnya1824p---11624460001001407001.250.280.250.5303260.042.000.0003.1312.504.000.00.000.0
    1949New York YankeesALMLBnya1825p---21219011000001300001.053.100.105.2052021.105.052.0005.0015.003.000.00.00100.0
    1950New York YankeesALMLBnya1826p---3113010000000010000.333.500.333.833410.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1951Washington Senators IALMLBws119,2927p---419463600020021210002.130.184.130.3144960.043.000.0004.0824.496.000.00.000.0
    1952Washington Senators IALMLBws11928p---5317951530030021803002.190.210.228.43884183.063.038.0002.3821.439.000.00.0020.0
    1953Washington Senators IALMLBws11929p---63798825703161062004002.255.298.418.7161084110.235.163.0005.5618.523.3332.72.7840.0
    1954Washington Senators IALMLBws11930p---732883900150042415100.102.149.136.28599121.080.034.1254.0424.246.0088.01.0111.1
    1955Washington Senators IALMLBws11931p---8306331231070001505203.190.185.270.45570174.079.080.2400.0021.430.000.00.0033.3
    1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2032p---9254341400150011011101.326.348.395.74347171.093.069.3942.1321.2810.0043.02.137.1
    1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1933pL-S-E-P102829251002002800100.172.219.207.4263261.103.035.2276.2525.004.000.00.0020.0
    1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1634pL-S-E-P113720110012001700001.050.095.200.2952141.200.150.0004.7633.337.0020.04.76100.0
    1959Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4335pL-S-E-P1241100000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1635p-pL-S-E-P12303000000000200001.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)312516349515164310201234255014.184.218.252.47057013022.109.068.2273.5121.586.1586.01.0523.2
    American League Totals (10 yrs)241492329415154110191144255012.191.225.256.48154512621.106.065.2353.4920.926.0098.40.9222.3
    National League Totals (3 yrs)7124210012001900002.042.080.167.2472541.167.125.0004.0036.009.0024.04.00100.0
    Washington Senators I Totals (5 yrs)1493742267131433101489217309.179.211.251.4624109418.112.072.2223.4121.716.3693.50.9826.9
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (2 yrs)6723110012001900002.043.083.174.2572441.174.131.0004.1737.509.0023.04.17100.0
    Boston Red Sox Totals (2 yrs)537261910170031811201.264.295.319.61479232.097.055.3273.8022.786.0072.01.2710.5
    New York Yankees Totals (3 yrs)3946481001002717002.174.224.196.4205691.065.022.2053.5712.503.500.00.0012.5
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)41100000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1948New York YankeesALMLB24P1600.0480012121.0000.800.0010.4100.010
    1949New York YankeesALMLB25P1200.0110311411.7860.900.007.8100.010
    1950New York YankeesALMLB26P1000.01300441.0000.400.006.590.910
    1951Washington Senators IALMLB27P1900.0823203331.9391.600.0012.3100.09
    1951New York YankeesALMLB27P200.00100111.0000.500.001.3100.017
    1952Washington Senators IALMLB28P3100.04340038381.0001.200.0020.1100.01
    1953Washington Senators IALMLB29P3400.016500466661.0001.900.0022.491.92
    1954Washington Senators IALMLB30P320244.01061347471.9592.200.2920.8100.02
    1955Washington Senators IALMLB31P300178.0828123736.9731.200.2019.5100.08
    1956Boston Red SoxALMLB32P250125.0814212422.9170.900.1816.2100.06
    1957Boston Red SoxALMLB33P280102.1723313330.9091.100.2918.2100.06
    1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB34P37087.28130021211.0000.600.2424.0100.05
    1958Boston Red SoxALMLB34P204.0000000.0000.000.001.3100.015
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB35P3000.0510111615.9380.500.0019.5100.07
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB35P3000.0510111615.9380.500.0019.5100.07
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB35P3000.0510111615.9380.500.0019.5100.07
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB35P3000.0510111615.9380.500.0019.5100.07
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB35P600.0000000.0000.000.003.920.017
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB35P600.0000000.0000.000.003.920.017
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB35P600.0000000.0000.000.003.920.017
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB35P600.0000000.0000.000.003.920.017
    1959Chicago CubsNLMLB35P406.20201221.0000.500.322.6100.015
    MLB Totals - (P)42601,565953101818423405.9571.000.260.00.00
    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
    1948MLB16----------
    1949MLB12----------
    1950MLB10----------
    1951MLB21----------
    1952MLB31----------
    1953MLB34----------
    1954MLB32----------
    1955MLB30----------
    1956MLB25----------
    1957MLB28----------
    1958MLB39----------
    1959MLB148----------
    Totals426----------