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Preacher RoeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1938-1954 MLB Years: 1938-1954
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PositionsP-333Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameElwin Charles Roe
Height6-2Weight170BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 26,1915PlaceAsh Flat,Arkansas
Death DateNovember 9,2008 [93.256]
High SchoolViola (Viola,AR)
CollegeHarding University (Searcy,AR)
MLB DebutAugust 22,1938 [23.177]
OrganizationsBRO [7] PIT [4] SLN [1] Awards0Awards Voting4-181
TBC Player ID17289Retrosheet IDroe-p101MLBAM ID121369
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Pittsburgh Pirates in 1944 and Brooklyn Dodgers in 1952
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts72Walks83Hittable49SO/BB88vsPower49Hitting52Durability78Team.557Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1938St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19Rel230013.5010100002.26440210003.0020.25--6.753.370.50-4.42
1944Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29S/R2913113.113925147181185.01828264759881001.308.840.342.874.271.49.5423.04
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29ST3014132.873331215311235.0228777511461482001.178.730.421.765.673.22.5192.48
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29S/R31385.14211011108270.0835040525280001.5410.670.643.213.601.12.2733.58
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29S/R324155.253822164182144.015693841963591101.529.751.193.943.690.94.2114.70
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28S/R331282.633422128272177.215660521433865001.067.900.711.674.362.61.6003.27
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28ST341562.793027313321212.2201696625441090001.158.511.061.864.612.48.7143.63
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28ST3519113.303632416241250.2245969234661252001.248.801.222.374.491.89.6334.14
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28ST362233.043433119210257.2247918730641132001.218.631.052.243.951.77.8803.86
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28ST371123.12272528220158.216359551639831001.279.250.912.214.712.13.8463.39
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28ST381134.36252419100157.017178762740851001.349.801.552.294.872.13.7864.51
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28S/R39345.0015105101063.06940351123310001.469.861.573.294.431.35.4294.78
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter127843.43333261721011742101911.1190779973019950495615101.268.970.942.374.491.90.6021.14
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter93373.262011732874121741275.0125249346315730963211001.228.821.112.184.452.05.715-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter34473.731318843275256634.0649302263421933234101.339.210.602.744.581.67.420-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0013.5010100002.26440210003.0020.25--6.753.370.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15103.433830812251220.0219928423581102001.268.970.942.374.491.90.6001.14

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1938St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19p2311000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1944Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p2939534700010032306001.132.179.132.3117062.233.000.057.1574.8437.107.670.000.000.00
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p3033753810030062108001.107.173.120.2939189.148.013.093.1546.7423.603.500.000.0012.50
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p312115210000003500000.067.222.067.2891018.100.000.200.17416.6727.781.670.000.000.00
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p3238401500010021504000.125.167.125.2925046.200.000.050.1464.3532.617.500.000.000.00
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28p3334514500010051409001.098.179.098.2775065.135.000.098.1507.6921.542.800.000.000.00
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28p3430705800070072807000.114.195.114.3098084.190.000.100.1658.3333.334.000.000.000.00
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28p35369181410030022708001.154.172.165.337151101.219.011.033.1601.9826.7313.500.000.007.14
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28p36348931000070023609002.112.132.112.244100100.189.000.022.1182.0036.0018.000.000.000.00
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28p3727572400030031905001.070.117.070.1874065.105.000.053.0984.6229.236.330.000.000.00
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28p3825574300120031805000.053.100.105.2056165.053.052.105.1024.6227.696.001.5457.0033.33
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28p391521131000002902000.143.217.190.4074125.250.047.143.2008.0036.004.500.000.0033.33
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter3336203768301280038215063007.110.161.119.280744721.166.009.071.0005.2729.825.660.14620.005.88
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter2014362747201230024151045005.108.154.119.273523505.162.011.067.0004.7529.906.290.20436.006.38
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter13118310211005001464018002.115.178.120.298221215.176.005.082.0006.5129.774.570.000.004.76
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623021833100140018105031003.110.161.119.280362351.166.009.071.0005.2729.825.660.14620.005.88

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1938St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23P1-2-------------1100.00.7
1944Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29P39-18511272-4038.9500.970.21-----39100.025.5
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30P33-2351640-356561.0001.700.24-----33100.021.4
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31P21-70413111817.9440.810.24-----21100.013.6
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32P38-144620122726.9630.680.18-----38100.024.7
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33P34-177430-234341.0001.000.19-----34100.022.1
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro34P30-212529243634.9441.130.16-----30100.019.5
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro35P36-2501234134746.9791.280.18-----36100.023.4
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro36P34-2571839366057.9501.680.22-----34100.021.7
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro37P27-158923--32321.0001.190.20-----27100.017.6
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro38P25-157430-334341.0001.360.22-----25100.016.2
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro39P15-63110-211111.0000.730.17-----15100.09.7
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P333-1910902951026395385.9751.160.20-----3330.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1938St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln231----------
1944Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2939----------
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3033----------
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3121----------
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3238----------
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro3334----------
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro3430----------
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro3536----------
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro3634----------
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro3727----------
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro3825----------
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro3915----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1949Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB34100.001109.0600300.676.000.000.003.0000.001.000
1952Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB37103.1831011.1946701.357.150.004.765.561.170.001.000
1953Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB38014.501108.0544401.135.630.004.504.501.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs212.54505300028.3200801014001.066.350.003.184.451.400.00.667

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1949Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB3413000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1952Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB3732000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1953Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB3813000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs58000000000500000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.0000.0062.500.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1954-12-13TradeTraded by Dodgers with Billy Cox to Orioles for Harry Schwegeman, Johnny Jancse and Cash. 
1947-12-08TradeTraded by Pirates with Gene Mauch and Billy Cox to Dodgers for Vic Lombardi, Hal Gregg and Dixie Walker. 
1943-09-30TradeTraded by Cardinals to Pirates for Johnny Wyrostek, Johnny Podgajny and Cash. 
1938-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.