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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Melvin Earl Roach
Stat Years
1953-1962  [mlb] 1953-1962
Height/Weight
6-1 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
2B (77) ... OF (44) ... 3B (28) ... 1B (16)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Colleges
University of Virginia (Charlottesville, Virginia)
Draft
MLB Debut
1953-07-31 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.187)
Service Time
Organizations
MLN [7] CHN [1] PHI [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17194 ... retro id: roacm101 ... mlbam id: 121260
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1953Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln14202b---152100000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1954Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln14211b---234000000000100001.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln12,29242bL-S-E-P376110000000301000.167.167.167.334710.000.000.3330.0042.860.000.00.000.0
    1958Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln12252bL-S-E-P4441361442703100061504101.309.336.426.7621475810.162.117.3284.0810.202.5045.32.0423.8
    1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln12262b-ofL-S-E-P51931130000002400000.097.152.097.2493330.065.000.1116.0612.122.000.00.000.0
    1960Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln1227of-2bL-S-E-P648140124212031800619132110.300.329.450.7791526315.193.150.3253.9512.503.1746.71.9735.7
    1961Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln1228ofL-S-E-P71336360016002421100.167.244.250.4944291.139.083.1564.769.522.0036.02.3816.7
    1961Chicago CubsNLMLBchn12282b-1bL-S-E-P72339152001103900003.128.190.179.3694272.154.051.1677.1421.433.000.00.0040.0
    1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31293bL-S-E-P86510592040080051900102.190.225.229.454111244.086.039.2304.5017.123.800.00.0020.0
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)22749942119250743102475395117.238.275.331.60654016532.142.093.2654.4413.893.1371.31.3026.9
    National League Totals (9 yrs)22749942119250743102475395117.238.275.331.60654016532.142.093.2654.4413.893.1371.31.3026.9
    Milwaukee Braves Totals (7 yrs)1393553294190734001647394112.265.299.377.67638713426.158.112.2854.1312.142.9450.71.8127.7
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)6510592040080051900102.190.225.229.454111244.086.039.2304.5017.123.800.00.0020.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)2339152001103900003.128.190.179.3694272.154.051.1677.1421.433.000.00.0040.0
    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
    1953Milwaukee BravesNLMLB202B100.0000000.0000.000.000.620.04
    1954Milwaukee BravesNLMLB211B105.03002331.0003.000.600.633.35
    1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLB242B5015.04300771.0001.400.473.271.46
    1958Milwaukee BravesNLMLB251B105.04100551.0005.001.000.62.33
    1958Milwaukee BravesNLMLB252B270220.05680113137136.9935.000.6217.561.42
    1958Milwaukee BravesNLMLB25OF7048.1512086.7500.900.124.515.99
    1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLB262B8038.2814322522.8802.800.585.142.16
    1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLB263B101.0000000.0000.000.000.65.34
    1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLB26OF4023.0422086.7501.500.262.621.110
    1960Milwaukee BravesNLMLB271B104.04000441.0004.001.000.62.15
    1960Milwaukee BravesNLMLB272B200128.02629355855.9482.800.4313.041.74
    1960Milwaukee BravesNLMLB273B101.01000111.0001.001.000.62.13
    1960Milwaukee BravesNLMLB27OF210161.1390104039.9751.900.2413.643.86
    1961Chicago CubsNLMLB281B7043.1503185453.9817.601.234.530.43
    1961Milwaukee BravesNLMLB281B2010.01800018181.0009.001.801.315.44
    1961Chicago CubsNLMLB282B7030.0351098.8891.100.274.530.44
    1961Milwaukee BravesNLMLB28OF9072.01200012121.0001.300.175.869.29
    1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB291B4015.01810019191.0004.801.272.56.23
    1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB292B9035.28100318181.0002.000.515.613.83
    1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB293B260117.21425224139.9511.500.3316.140.03
    1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB29OF3016.0201032.6670.700.131.94.68
    MLB Totals - (1B)1600975110103102.9906.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)7700105141823254246.9693.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)28001525224240.9521.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)4400623607165.9151.500.000.00.00
    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
    1953MLB---1-------
    1954MLB--1--------
    1957MLB---5-------
    1958MLB--127-----7-
    1959MLB---81----4-
    1960MLB--1201----21-
    1961MLB--97-----9-
    1962MLB--4926----3-
    Totals--167728----44-