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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Wesley Powell
Stat Years
1959-1977  [mlb] 1961-1977
Height/Weight
6-4 / 240
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
1B (1612) ... OF (431) ... DH (6)
Draft Position
1B-OF
Born Date/Place
1941-08-17 in Lakeland, Florida   [78.355]
High School
Key West (Key West,FL)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Baltimore Orioles in 1959
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Jim McLaughlin
MLB Debut
1961-09-26 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.040)
Service Time
Organizations
BAL [14] CLE [2] LAN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16752 ... retro id: poweb101 ... mlbam id: 120719
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1959BluefieldAppRk----171b-of---1561913967701459000000000.351.351.607.95819111621.000.256.0000.000.000.0013.67.3331.3
    1960Fox Cities---B----181b-of---21364978315523313100000000000.312.312.449.76149722339.000.137.0000.000.000.0038.22.6225.2
    1961RochesterILAAA----191b-of---3142486861562653292000000000.321.321.593.91448628863.000.272.0000.000.000.0015.26.5840.4
    1961Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3019ofL-S-E-P3413010001000200000.077.077.077.1541310.000.000.0910.0015.380.000.00.000.0
    1962Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1620ofL-S-E-P412440044971321553113879201514.243.311.398.70944115930.250.155.2678.6217.912.0826.73.4030.9
    1963Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal16,2621ofL-S-E-P5140491671302222582124987035812.265.328.470.79854823149.303.205.2738.9415.881.7819.64.5637.7
    1964Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal8,2622ofL-S-E-P613442474123170399900769122269.290.399.6061.00550625756.495.316.28415.0217.981.2010.97.7145.5
    1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26231b-ofL-S-E-P7144472541172021772117193436137.248.347.407.75455619239.309.159.27212.7716.731.3127.83.0633.3
    1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26241bL-S-E-P81404917814118034109046712513398.287.372.532.90456526152.373.245.31911.8622.121.8714.46.0236.9
    1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26251bL-S-E-P91254155397141135513559421456.234.324.366.69047715228.260.132.26911.5319.711.7131.92.7328.9
    1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26261bL-S-E-P101545506013721122857173973351212.249.338.411.74963422644.305.162.26411.5115.301.3325.03.4732.1
    1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26271bL-S-E-P1115253383162250371211172761181018.304.383.559.94261529862.390.255.29211.7112.361.0614.46.0238.3
    1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26281bL-S-E-P12154526821562803511411104805081814.297.412.549.96164328963.451.252.28916.1712.440.7715.05.4440.4
    1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26291bL-S-E-P131284185910719022921082644051110.256.379.459.83850919241.402.203.25216.1112.570.7819.04.3238.3
    1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26301b-1bL-S-E-P141404655311720121814065924141413.252.346.434.78053920242.331.182.27012.0617.071.4222.13.9035.9
    1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26311bL-S-E-P15114370529813111540285640451011.265.398.395.79346414625.354.130.29018.3213.790.7533.62.3725.5
    1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26321bL-S-E-P16110344379113112450152580331015.265.358.413.77140214226.297.148.28512.9414.431.1228.72.9928.6
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26331bL-S-E-P1713443564129180278613597211655.297.377.524.90150222845.359.227.29811.7514.341.2216.15.3834.9
    1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26341bL-S-E-P1895293296390933114143027310.215.305.338.6433439918.263.123.21811.9512.541.0532.62.6228.6
    1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22351bL-S-E-P19504101000050012900010.244.415.244.65953100.293.000.31322.6416.980.750.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)204266818891776270113391187202110011226292772140164.266.361.462.82378103085620.346.196.27712.8215.701.2219.74.3434.9
    American League Totals (16 yrs)19926640889176627011339118220219891217292772139164.266.360.463.82377573075620.346.197.27712.7515.691.2319.64.3735.1
    National League Totals (1 yrs)504101000050012900010.244.415.244.65953100.293.000.31322.6416.980.750.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals19867712522333546151000000000.329.329.597.92667740484.267.268.2810.000.000.0014.76.7937.7
    Minor: B Totals1364978315523313100000000000.312.312.449.76149722339.137.137.2930.000.000.0038.22.6225.2
    Minor: Rk Totals561913967701459000000000.351.351.607.95819111621.257.256.2990.000.000.0013.67.3331.3
    Minor: AAA Totals142486861562653292000000000.321.321.593.91448628863.272.272.2730.000.000.0015.26.5840.4
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (14 yrs)17635912796157424311303106318178891102282459131149.266.362.465.82769122748557.349.199.27812.8615.941.2419.54.3835.4
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)2297289319227036119241001151313815.264.348.449.79784532763.320.185.26411.8313.611.1520.24.2632.8
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)504101000050012900010.244.415.244.65953100.293.000.31322.6416.980.750.00.000.0
    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
    1961Baltimore OriolesALMLB19OF300.03000331.0001.000.001.975.010
    1962Baltimore OriolesALMLB201B100.01000010101.00010.000.000.60.83
    1962Baltimore OriolesALMLB20OF11200.0184160191185.9691.700.0069.190.33
    1963Baltimore OriolesALMLB211B2300.013512310150147.9806.400.0014.216.42
    1963Baltimore OriolesALMLB21OF12100.0181661193187.9691.500.0074.786.43
    1964Baltimore OriolesALMLB221B500.04560551511.00010.200.003.13.73
    1964Baltimore OriolesALMLB22OF12400.01781351196191.9741.500.0076.592.53
    1965Baltimore OriolesALMLB231B7800.053852550595590.9927.600.0048.154.21
    1965Baltimore OriolesALMLB23OF7100.01201001211211.0001.700.0043.849.35
    1966Baltimore OriolesALMLB241B13600.0109468139611751162.9898.500.0085.097.11
    1967Baltimore OriolesALMLB251B11400.0903641482981967.9868.500.0070.891.21
    1968Baltimore OriolesALMLB261B14900.01293791410213861372.9909.200.0092.096.81
    1969Baltimore OriolesALMLB271B14400.0119284710512831276.9958.900.0088.994.71
    1970Baltimore OriolesALMLB281B14500.01209891010713081298.9929.000.0089.594.21
    1971Baltimore OriolesALMLB291B12400.010316759711031098.9958.900.0078.596.91
    1972Baltimore OriolesALMLB301B13300.01116701511112011186.9888.900.0086.495.01
    1972Baltimore OriolesALMLB301B13301,112.21116701511112011186.9888.901.0786.495.01
    1973Baltimore OriolesALMLB311B1110916.298877129510771065.9899.601.1668.597.41
    1974Baltimore OriolesALMLB321B10200.0866614102931927.9969.100.0063.092.71
    1974Baltimore OriolesALMLB32DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.95
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB331B12100.09976939210691066.9978.800.0076.190.31
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB33DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.13.75
    1976Cleveland IndiansALMLB341B8900.0698611076769759.9878.500.0056.093.71
    1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB351B400.0150111615.9383.800.002.58.03
    MLB Totals - (1B)161202,0281324692913112421430614175.9918.806.990.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)4310066621172704687.9761.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)600000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1961MLB---------3-
    1962MLB--1------112-
    1963MLB--23------121-
    1964MLB--5------124-
    1965MLB--78------71-
    1966MLB--136--------
    1967MLB--114--------
    1968MLB--149--------
    1969MLB--144--------
    1970MLB--145--------
    1971MLB--124--------
    1972MLB--266--------
    1973MLB--111--------
    1974MLB--102-------1
    1975MLB--121-------5
    1976MLB--89--------
    1977MLB--4--------
    Totals--1612------4316