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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kenneth David Raffensberger
Stat Years
1939-1954  [mlb] 1939-1954
Height/Weight
6-2 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
Positions
P (396)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2002-11-10 [85.094]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
William Penn (York,PA)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1939-04-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.260)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [8] PHI [5] CHN [2] SLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16881 ... retro id: raffk101 ... mlbam id: 120881
Relations
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TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1939St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23211---000.0010001101.02000010002.0018.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    1939MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----211---000.0010001101.02000010002.0018.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn16222---793.3743103016333114.212054431029551121.309.420.782.284.324.241.90.438
    1940MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----221---793.3943103016333114.712054431029551121.309.460.792.294.334.261.90.438
    1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14,16233---014.501010059018.017990750001.338.500.003.502.504.500.71.000
    1941MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----231---014.501010059018.017990750001.338.500.003.502.504.500.71.000
    1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi15254---011.1311100008.07310230001.137.880.002.253.383.381.50.000
    1943MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----251---011.1311100008.07310230001.137.880.002.253.383.381.50.000
    1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi15265---13203.063731183560258.2257101889451361121.178.940.311.574.733.513.02.394
    1944MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----261---13203.073731183560258.7257101889451361121.178.960.311.574.743.523.02.394
    1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi15276---034.44541001024.128191231460001.7310.361.115.182.227.030.43.000
    1945MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----271---034.48541001024.328191231460001.7410.461.125.232.247.100.43.000
    1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi16287---8153.63392314210166196.020389791039732011.239.320.461.793.354.091.87.348
    1946MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----281---8153.63392314210166196.020389791039732011.239.320.461.793.354.091.87.348
    1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi16298---265.491073103041.050302548160011.4110.980.881.763.516.592.00.250
    1947Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin36298---654.13191570341106.213254491129380001.5111.140.932.453.214.561.31.545
    1947MLB Totals: PHI-CINbyYearMLB----292---8114.522922101371147.718284741537540011.4911.130.922.263.305.141.46.421
    1948Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin36309---11123.844024749160180.118788771537570011.249.330.751.852.844.391.54.478
    1948MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----301---11123.854024749160180.318788771537570011.249.340.751.852.854.401.54.478
    1949Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin363110---18173.394138205130284.028912910723801032121.309.160.732.543.264.091.29.514
    1949MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----311---18173.394138205130284.028912910723801032121.309.160.732.543.264.091.29.514
    1950Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin363211---14194.263835184130239.02711271133440870021.3010.211.281.513.284.782.18.424
    1950MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----321---14194.263835184130239.02711271133440870021.3010.211.281.513.284.782.18.424
    1951Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin363312---16173.444233145895248.2232108953038813061.098.401.091.382.933.912.13.485
    1951MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----331---16173.444233145895248.7232108953038813061.098.411.091.382.943.922.13.485
    1952Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin363413---17132.813833186551247.024785771845931021.189.000.661.643.393.102.07.567
    1952MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----341---17132.813833186551247.024785771845931021.189.000.661.643.393.102.07.567
    1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin363514---7143.93262691000174.020087762333470001.3410.341.191.712.434.501.42.333
    1953MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----351---7143.93262691000174.020087762333470001.3410.341.191.712.434.501.42.333
    1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin363615---027.84610025010.1151092350001.7413.061.742.614.358.711.67.000
    1954MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----361---028.02610025010.3151092350001.7813.371.782.674.468.911.67.000
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)1191543.603962821333166114162,151.72257993860192449806103191.269.440.801.883.374.151.80.436
    National League Totals (16 yrs)1191543.603962821333166114162,151.72257993860192449806103191.269.440.801.883.374.151.80.436
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (8 yrs)89993.642502059325294571,490.0157368860315630551161131.269.500.941.843.094.161.68.473
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (5 yrs)23453.49926637615266528.0545242205261082343141.249.290.441.843.994.132.17.338
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)7103.5453113021423132.713763521036601121.319.330.682.454.084.291.67.412
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)000.0010001101.02000010002.0018.000.000.009.000.002.00.000
    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%
    1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1622p---143302500000001802000.167.167.167.3343250.000.000.0000.0056.250.000.00.000.0
    1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14,1623p---2105000000000201000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1525p---313000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1526p---43880111000300338013001.138.169.138.30796110.000.000.0003.1339.5812.670.00.000.0
    1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1527p---558000000000300000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.00.000.0
    1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1628p---6396051030010022309002.167.194.217.41171133.000.050.0002.8232.3911.500.00.0030.0
    1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1629p---71015240000000700000.267.267.267.5341540.000.000.0000.0046.670.000.00.000.0
    1947Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3629p---719371600050012202000.162.184.162.3464060.000.000.0002.5055.0022.000.00.000.0
    1948Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3630p---840622710000022703002.113.141.129.2706781.000.016.0002.9940.3013.500.00.0014.3
    1949Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3631p---94190716401300231112001.178.204.256.460105235.000.078.0001.9029.5215.5090.00.9531.2
    1950Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3632p---10388271120190042103002.134.174.195.36989163.000.061.0004.4923.605.2582.01.1227.3
    1951Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3633p---11428241020000043106002.122.163.146.30992122.073.024.0004.3533.707.750.00.0020.0
    1952Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3634p---12387558101100232011000.107.130.160.29088122.080.053.0002.2736.3616.0075.01.1425.0
    1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3635p---1326572830180102208003.140.140.246.38665144.088.106.0000.0033.850.0057.01.5450.0
    1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3636p---1462010001000100000.500.500.5001.000210.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)396688389716043101202801700013.141.166.182.34877912520.068.041.2302.5735.9414.00172.00.5120.6
    National League Totals (15 yrs)396688389716043101202801700013.141.166.182.34877912520.068.041.2302.5735.9414.00172.00.5120.6
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (8 yrs)250487286713042701151871450010.138.165.189.3545489217.080.051.2132.7434.1212.47121.80.7325.4
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (5 yrs)93166825300400573022003.151.175.169.344193283.048.018.2692.5937.8214.600.00.0012.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)53352500000002003000.143.143.143.2863850.000.000.3330.0052.630.000.00.000.0
    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
    1939St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB21P101.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.012
    1940Chicago CubsNLMLB22P430114.26180224241.0000.600.2127.9100.02
    1941Chicago CubsNLMLB23P10018.02701991.0000.900.506.5100.011
    1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB25P108.0021032.6672.000.250.6100.018
    1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB26P370258.21033214543.9561.200.1724.297.43
    1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB27P5024.1161087.8751.400.293.2100.017
    1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB28P390196.07260133331.0000.800.1725.3100.01
    1947Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29P190106.2218122120.9521.100.1912.3100.09
    1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB29P10041.0510121615.9381.500.376.5100.010
    1948Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30P400180.1428303532.9140.800.1826.1100.03
    1949Cincinnati RedsNLMLB31P410284.0641124847.9791.100.1726.6100.01
    1950Cincinnati RedsNLMLB32P380239.0736104443.9771.100.1824.8100.03
    1951Cincinnati RedsNLMLB33P420248.2531313936.9230.900.1527.3100.02
    1952Cincinnati RedsNLMLB34P380247.0938124847.9791.200.1924.7100.02
    1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLB35P260174.0741235048.9601.800.2816.9100.09
    1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLB36P6010.1000000.0000.000.003.9100.013
    MLB Totals - (P)39602,149713351717423406.9601.000.190.00.00
    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
    1939MLB1----------
    1940MLB43----------
    1941MLB10----------
    1943MLB1----------
    1944MLB37----------
    1945MLB5----------
    1946MLB39----------
    1947MLB29----------
    1948MLB40----------
    1949MLB41----------
    1950MLB38----------
    1951MLB42----------
    1952MLB38----------
    1953MLB26----------
    1954MLB6----------
    Totals396----------