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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kenneth George Sanders
Stat Years
1960-1977  [mlb] 1964-1976
Height/Weight
5-11 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (408)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
St. Louis University (St. Louis,MO)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Kansas City Athletics in 1960
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1964-08-06 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.029)
Service Time
Organizations
MIL [4] NYN [2] KC1 [2] CLE [2] BOS [1] OAK [1] MIN [1] CAL [1] KCA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17546 ... retro id: sandk101 ... mlbam id: 121670
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1960SanfordFSLA+----181---19103.2134000000241.0209107860831910001.217.800.003.107.134.002.30.655
    1960Minor Totals: byYearA+----181---19103.21340000340241.0209107860831910001.217.800.003.107.134.002.30.655
    1961PortsmouthSALA----192---1383.9632000000166.01579073066840001.348.510.003.584.554.881.27.619
    1961Minor Totals: byYearA----191---1383.96320000320166.01579073066840001.348.510.003.584.554.881.27.619
    1962BinghamtonEastAA----203---3114.0225000000121.01377454039660001.4510.190.002.904.915.501.69.214
    1962AlbuquerqueTexAA----203---0314.79600000014.03524230440002.7922.500.002.572.5715.431.00.000
    1962PortlandPCLAAA----203---046.00700000024.026181601390001.639.750.004.883.386.750.69.000
    1962Minor Totals: byYearAA/AAA----203---3185.26380000380159.019811693056790001.6011.210.003.174.476.571.41.143
    1963NashvilleSALA----214---113.72700000029.036151209130001.5511.170.002.794.034.661.44.500
    1963BinghamtonEastAA----214---563.6328000000119.01156148046740001.358.700.003.485.604.611.61.455
    1963Minor Totals: byYearA/AA----212---673.65350000350148.01517660055870001.399.180.003.345.294.621.58.462
    1964BirminghamSouAA----225---912.284100000075.0662319033670001.327.920.003.968.042.762.03.900
    1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc127225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf023.67210001121127.0231211217181011.487.670.675.676.004.001.06.000
    1964Minor Totals: byYearAA----221---912.2841000041075.0662319033670001.327.920.003.968.042.762.03.900
    1964MLB Totals: KC1byYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf023.67210001121127.0231211217181011.487.670.675.676.004.001.06.000
    1965VancouverPCLAAA----236---862.745700000092.0752928051630001.377.340.004.996.162.841.24.571
    1965Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---862.7457000057092.0752928051630001.377.340.004.996.162.841.24.571
    1966Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf363.80240001224247.1362220228331121.356.850.385.326.274.181.18.333
    1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc134247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf343.72381001337165.1592827748412111.648.130.966.615.653.860.85.429
    1966MLB Totals: BOS-KC1byYearMLB----242Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6103.776210025613112.7955047976743231.527.620.726.105.944.010.97.375
    1967VancouverPCLAAA----258---962.045000000084.0752519014680001.068.040.001.507.292.684.86.600
    1967Minor Totals: byYearAAA----251---962.0450000050084.0752519014680001.068.040.001.507.292.684.86.600
    1968VancouverPCLAAA----269---243.413500000058.0532422016430001.198.220.002.486.673.722.69.333
    1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.37700067010.28541860001.506.750.846.755.064.220.75.000
    1968Minor Totals: byYearAAA----261---243.4135000035058.0532422016430001.198.220.002.486.673.722.69.333
    1968MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.53700067010.78541860001.577.060.887.065.294.410.75.000
    1969IowaAmerAAA----2710---673.3929000000114.01175543034490001.329.240.002.683.874.341.44.462
    1969Minor Totals: byYearAAA----271---673.39290000290114.01175543034490001.329.240.002.683.874.341.44.462
    1970PortlandPCLAAA----2811---411.061400000034.02154010210000.915.560.002.655.561.322.10.800
    1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil202811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf521.755000030501392.1641918125642140.966.240.102.446.241.852.56.714
    1970Minor Totals: byYearAAA----281---411.0614000014034.02154010210000.915.560.002.655.561.322.10.800
    1970MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf521.765000030501392.3641918125642140.976.250.102.446.251.862.56.714
    1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil202912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7121.9183000778331136.11113529934800041.067.330.592.245.282.312.35.368
    1971MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7121.9283000778331136.31113529934800041.077.340.602.255.292.312.35.368
    1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil203013Log - Sp - Ext - Perf293.126200051621792.18838321031511021.298.580.973.024.973.701.65.182
    1972MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf293.136200051621792.38838321031511021.298.600.983.034.983.711.65.182
    1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin203114Log - Sp - Ext - Perf246.09270002127844.1533130421191021.6710.760.814.263.866.290.90.333
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle473114Log - Sp - Ext - Perf511.65150001315527.1186529140000.995.930.662.964.611.981.56.833
    1973MLB Totals: MIN-CLEbyYearMLB----312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf754.424200034421371.7713735630331021.428.970.763.794.174.681.10.583
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle473215Log - Sp - Ext - Perf019.82900079111.02112125540002.3617.184.094.093.279.820.80.000
    1974California AngelsALMLBcal393215Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.7990007919.210530341001.349.310.002.793.724.661.33.000
    1974MLB Totals: CLE-CALbyYearMLB----322Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.68180001418220.73117155881001.9313.812.233.563.567.571.00.000
    1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn333316Log - Sp - Ext - Perf112.30290001829543.031111121480001.056.490.422.931.672.300.57.500
    1975MLB Totals: NYNbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf112.30290001829543.031111121480001.056.490.422.931.672.300.57.500
    1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn333417Log - Sp - Ext - Perf122.87310001831147.0391615412160111.097.470.772.303.063.061.33.333
    1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca283417Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0030001303.03000320002.009.000.009.006.000.000.67.000
    1976MLB Totals: NYN-KCAbyYearMLB----342Log - Sp - Ext - Perf122.70340001934150.0421615415180111.147.560.722.703.242.881.20.333
    1977Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-3518---264.5030000030440.0472120517222101.6010.581.133.834.954.731.29.250
    1977Minor Totals: MILbyYearAAA----351---264.5030000030440.0472120517222101.6010.581.133.834.954.731.29.250
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)29452.9840810028540786656.75642402174925836094171.257.740.673.544.943.291.40.392
    American League Totals (12 yrs)27423.0434810024934780566.74942131914323233693161.287.850.683.695.343.391.45.391
    National League Totals (2 yrs)232.60600003660690.0702726626240111.077.000.602.602.402.700.92.400
    Minor League Totals81743.47395000039541,211.0116957146754357742101.328.690.043.235.754.241.78.523
    Minor: A Totals1493.92390000390195.019310585075970001.378.910.003.464.484.851.29.609
    Minor: A+ Totals19103.21340000340241.0209107860831910001.217.800.003.107.134.002.30.655
    Minor: AA Totals17213.9410000001000329.035318214401222110001.449.660.003.345.774.981.73.447
    Minor: AAA Totals31343.0722200002224446.041417715251552752101.288.350.103.135.553.571.77.477
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (3 yrs)14232.2119500015819561321.02639279209019531101.107.370.562.525.472.582.17.378
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)232.60600003660690.0702726626240111.077.000.602.602.402.700.92.400
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (2 yrs)363.71591002458292.3824038965593121.608.010.886.355.773.910.91.333
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)246.12270002127844.3533130421191021.6810.820.824.293.886.330.90.333
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)524.02240002024638.3391817714180001.399.211.653.314.254.251.29.714
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)363.82240001224247.3362220228331121.366.880.385.356.314.201.18.333
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)002.9390007919.710530341001.419.780.002.933.914.891.33.000
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)013.53700067010.78541860001.577.060.887.065.294.410.75.000
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)000.0030001303.03000320002.009.000.009.006.000.000.67.000
    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%
    1966Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2924pL-S-E-P1246200000002003000.000.250.000.2501100.333.000.00018.180.000.000.00.000.0
    1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc13424pL-S-E-P1388020001000101000.250.250.250.500920.000.000.2860.0011.110.000.00.000.0
    1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2028pL-S-E-P25013330000002712000.231.375.231.6061830.154.000.50011.1138.893.500.00.000.0
    1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2029pL-S-E-P38314100000001201000.000.067.000.0671600.071.000.0006.2512.502.000.00.000.0
    1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2030pL-S-E-P4627010001000211000.143.250.143.393910.000.000.2000.0022.220.000.00.000.0
    1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn3333pL-S-E-P5302000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn3334pL-S-E-P6312000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1977Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-35p---7300000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)318526600020051328000.115.220.115.3356760.096.000.1547.4619.402.600.00.000.0
    American League Totals (5 yrs)257486600020051228000.125.236.125.3616360.104.000.1677.9419.052.400.00.000.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)614000000000100000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (3 yrs)195344400010031124000.118.231.118.3494340.088.000.1746.9825.583.670.00.000.0
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)614000000000100000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (1 yrs)388020001000101000.250.250.250.500920.000.000.2860.0011.110.000.00.000.0
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)246200000002003000.000.250.000.2501100.333.000.00018.180.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLB22P21027.02712109.9000.400.3313.0100.09
    1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLB24P38065.1612121918.9470.500.2823.8100.02
    1966Boston Red SoxALMLB24P24047.128201210.8330.400.2114.8100.09
    1968Oakland AthleticsALMLB26P7010.20200221.0000.300.204.3100.012
    1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLB28P50092.1519112524.9600.500.2630.9100.02
    1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLB29P830136.11230114342.9770.500.3151.6100.01
    1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLB30P62092.1718112625.9620.400.2739.7100.01
    1973Minnesota TwinsALMLB31P27044.1290111111.0000.400.2516.7100.08
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLB31P15027.1341087.8750.500.269.3100.012
    1974Cleveland IndiansALMLB32P9011.00200221.0000.200.185.6100.013
    1974California AngelsALMLB32P909.20500551.0000.600.545.6100.016
    1975New York MetsNLMLB33P29043.0750012121.0000.400.2817.996.77
    1976New York MetsNLMLB34P31047.0880016161.0000.500.3419.1100.06
    1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLB34P303.0000000.0000.000.001.9100.015
    MLB Totals - (P)40806545412988191183.9580.400.280.00.00
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    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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    1964MLB21----------
    1966MLB62----------
    1968MLB7----------
    1970MLB50----------
    1971MLB83----------
    1972MLB62----------
    1973MLB42----------
    1974MLB18----------
    1975MLB29----------
    1976MLB34----------
    Totals408----------