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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Joel Rucker
Stat Years
1940-1946  [mlb] 1940-1946
Height/Weight
6-2 / 175
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (607)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1985-08-07 [68.204]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
University of Georgia (Athens, Georgia)
Draft
MLB Debut
1940-04-16 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.091)
Service Time
Organizations
NY1 [6]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17433 ... retro id: ruckj101 ... mlbam id: 121531
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1940New York GiantsNLMLBny12623of---1862773882754234073203003.296.313.401.71428711116.000.105.0002.4411.154.5769.21.3919.5
    1941New York GiantsNLMLBny1124of---21436229517938914280296108007.288.320.383.70365923848.000.095.0004.409.262.10622.00.1526.8
    1943New York GiantsNLMLBny1326of---313250556138194246402244010003.273.304.339.64353717125.000.066.0004.108.192.00252.50.3718.1
    1944New York GiantsNLMLBny1127of---414458779143148639802448110002.244.275.325.60062219128.000.081.0003.867.722.0097.80.9619.6
    1945New York GiantsNLMLBny1128of---510542958117191175170203603003.273.305.417.72245217937.000.144.0004.427.961.8061.31.5531.6
    1946New York GiantsNLMLBny13729of---6951972852821134072735002.264.300.340.6402126711.000.076.0003.3012.743.86197.00.4721.1
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)705261735471110539212143501092484390020.272.302.366.6682769957165.149.094.2943.948.962.28124.60.7623.2
    National League Totals (6 yrs)705261735471110539212143501092484390020.272.302.366.6682769957165.149.094.2943.948.962.28124.60.7623.2
    New York Giants Totals (6 yrs)705261735471110539212143501092484390020.272.302.366.6682769957165.149.094.2943.948.962.28124.60.7623.2
    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
    1940New York GiantsNLMLB23OF5700.0121360130124.9542.200.0037.566.34
    1941New York GiantsNLMLB24OF14200.034413125369357.9672.500.0092.899.32
    1943New York GiantsNLMLB26OF11700.03009103319309.9692.600.0076.588.61
    1944New York GiantsNLMLB27OF13900.03101454329324.9852.300.0090.396.51
    1945New York GiantsNLMLB28OF9800.0256662268262.9782.700.0064.593.32
    1946New York GiantsNLMLB29OF5400.0911509792.9481.700.0035.156.85
    MLB Totals - (OF)60700142246441412.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1940MLB---------57-
    1941MLB---------142-
    1943MLB---------117-
    1944MLB---------139-
    1945MLB---------98-
    1946MLB---------54-
    Totals---------607-