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Ken SandersTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1960-1977 MLB Years: 1964-1976
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PositionsP-408Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKenneth George Sanders
Height5-11Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 8,1941 [77.129]PlaceSt. Louis,Missouri
High SchoolSt. Louis University (St. Louis,MO)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1960 by the Kansas City Athletics.
MLB DebutAugust 6,1964 [23.029]
OrganizationsKC1 [8] MIL [4] CLE [2] NYN [2] OAK [2] BOS [1] CAL [1] KCA [1] MIN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-13
TBC Player ID17546Retrosheet IDsandk101MLBAM ID121670
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts35Walks55Hittable63SO/BB38vsPower63Hitting15Durability33Team.456Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1960nullA+--Rel1819103.21340340000241.0209107860831910001.217.80--3.107.132.30.655-
1961nullA--Rel191383.96320320000166.01579073066840001.348.51--3.584.551.27.619-
1962nullAA--Rel200314.79606000014.03524230440002.7922.50--2.572.571.00.000-
1962nullAA--Rel203114.02250250000121.01377454039660001.4510.19--2.904.911.69.214-
1962nullAAA--Rel20046.00707000024.026181601390001.639.75--4.883.380.69.000-
1962Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAA--Rel03185.26380380000159.019811693056790001.6011.21--3.174.471.41.143-
1963nullA--Rel21113.72707000029.036151209130001.5511.17--2.794.031.44.500-
1963nullAA--Rel21563.63280280000119.01156148046740001.358.70--3.485.601.61.455-
1963Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--Rel0673.65350350000148.01517660055870001.399.18--3.345.291.58.462-
1964nullAA--Rel22912.2841041000075.0662319033670001.327.92--3.968.042.03.900-
1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc127Rel22023.67210210011127.0231211217181001.487.670.675.676.001.06.0004.12
1965nullAAA--Rel23862.7457057000092.0752928051630001.377.34--4.996.161.24.571-
1966Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29Rel24363.80240240012247.0362220228331101.356.850.385.326.271.18.3333.48
1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc134Rel24343.72381370013165.0592827748412101.648.130.966.615.650.85.4294.90
1967nullAAA--Rel25962.0450050000084.0752519014680001.068.04--1.507.294.86.600-
1968nullAAA--Rel26243.4135035000058.0532422016430001.198.22--2.486.672.69.333-
1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32Rel26013.37707006010.28541860001.506.750.846.755.060.75.0004.73
1969nullAAA--Rel27673.39290290000114.01175543034490001.329.24--2.683.871.44.462-
1970nullAAA--Rel28411.0614014000034.02154010210000.915.56--2.655.562.10.800-
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil20R/CL28521.755005000301392.0641918125642100.966.240.102.446.242.56.7142.20
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil20CL297121.9183083007731136.01113529934800001.067.330.592.245.282.35.3682.88
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil20R/CL30293.126206200511792.08838321031511001.298.580.973.024.971.65.1823.71
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin20Rel31246.09270270021844.0533130421191001.6710.760.814.263.860.90.3334.30
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle47Rel31511.65150150013527.0186529140000.995.930.662.964.611.56.8333.48
1974Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle47Rel32019.82909007111.02112125540002.3617.184.094.093.270.80.0009.12
1974California AngelsALMLBcal39Rel32002.7990900719.210530341001.349.31--2.793.721.33-2.68
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn33Rel33112.30290290018543.031111121480001.056.490.422.931.670.57.5003.80
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn33Rel34122.87310310018147.0391615412160101.097.470.772.303.061.33.3333.82
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28Rel34000.0030300103.03000320002.009.00--9.006.000.67-4.30
1977Spokane IndiansPCLAAAmil-Rel35264.5030030000440.0472120517222101.6010.581.133.834.951.29.250-
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter29452.9740814070028586654.2564240217492583609401.257.730.673.544.931.40.3921.05
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter81743.47395039500041211.0116957146754357742101.328.690.043.235.751.78.523-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter31343.0722202220004446.041417715251552752101.288.350.103.135.551.77.477-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17213.9410001000000329.035318214401222110001.449.66--3.345.771.73.447-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter19103.21340340000241.0209107860831910001.217.80--3.107.132.30.655-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1493.92390390000195.019310585075970001.378.91--3.464.481.29.609-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14232.2119501950015861320.1263927920901953101.107.370.562.525.472.17.378-
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter232.60600600036690.0702726626240101.077.000.602.602.400.92.400-
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter363.70591580024292.0824038965593101.597.990.886.345.750.91.333-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter246.09270270021844.0533130421191001.6710.760.814.263.860.90.333-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter363.80240240012247.0362220228331101.356.850.385.326.271.18.333-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter523.99240240020638.0391817714180001.389.161.643.294.231.29.714-
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter002.7990900719.210530341001.349.31--2.793.721.33--
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter013.37707006010.28541860001.506.750.846.755.060.75.000-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0030300103.03000320002.009.00--9.006.000.67--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10152.971370137009529220.0189807316861213101.257.730.673.544.931.40.4001.05
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15133.47720720001220.0212104851791410001.328.690.043.235.751.78.536-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1966Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29p24246200000002003000.000.250.000.2500011.000.000.333.17118.180.000.000.000.000.00
1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc134p24388020001000101000.250.250.250.500209.286.000.000.2230.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1966Totals for AL-AL         6214220001002104000.143.250.143.3932020.154.000.143.19710.005.000.500.000.000.00
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil20p285013330000002712000.231.375.231.6063018.500.000.154.30511.1138.893.500.000.000.00
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil20p298314100000001201000.000.067.000.0670016.000.000.071.0476.2512.502.000.000.000.00
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil20p30627010001000211000.143.250.143.393109.200.000.000.2050.0022.220.000.000.000.00
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn33p33302000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn33p34312000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter318526600020051328000.115.220.115.3356067.154.000.096.0007.4619.402.600.000.000.00
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter195344400010031124000.118.231.118.3494043.174.000.088.0006.9825.583.670.000.000.00
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter388020001000101000.250.250.250.500209.286.000.000.0000.0011.110.000.000.000.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter246200000002003000.000.250.000.2500011.000.000.333.00018.180.000.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter614000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16226330001003714000.115.220.115.3353034.154.000.096.0007.4619.402.600.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc122P21-272712109.9000.430.33-----21100.013.0
1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc124P38-65612121918.9470.470.28-----38100.023.8
1966Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24P24-47282-1210.8330.420.21-----24100.014.8
1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26P7-10-2--221.0000.290.20-----7100.04.3
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28P50-92519112524.9600.480.26-----50100.030.9
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29P83-1361230114342.9770.510.31-----83100.051.6
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30P62-92718112625.9620.400.273260.0-62100.039.7
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31P27-4429-111111.0000.410.251150.0127100.016.7
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31P15-27341-87.8750.470.262-100.0-15100.09.3
1974California AngelsALMLBcal32P9-9-5--551.0000.560.56-----9100.05.6
1974Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32P9-11-2--221.0000.220.18-----9100.05.6
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn33P29-4375--12121.0000.410.28-----3096.717.9
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn34P31-4788--16161.0000.520.34-----31100.019.1
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34P3-3-------------3100.01.9
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P408-6535412988191183.9580.450.286366.714080.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1964Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12221----------
1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12438----------
1966Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2424----------
1968Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak267----------
1970Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2850----------
1971Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2983----------
1972Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil3062----------
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3127----------
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3115----------
1974California AngelsALMLBcal329----------
1974Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle329----------
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn3329----------
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn3431----------
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca343----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1977-01-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1976-12-13Released by Royals. 
1976-09-17Purchased by Royals from Mets. 
1975-03-22TradeTraded by Angels to Mets for Ike Hampton. 
1974-06-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1974-06-17Released by Indians. 
1973-08-03Claimed on waivers by Indians from Twins. 
1972-11-30TradeTraded by Phillies with Joe Lis and Ken Reynolds to Twins for Cesar Tovar. 
1972-10-31TradeTraded by Brewers with Earl Stephenson, Ken Brett and Jim Lonborg to Phillies for Bill Champion, John Vukovich and Don Money. 
1970-01-15TradeTraded by Athletics with ??, Mike Hershberger and Phil Roof to Brewers for Ron Clark and Don Mincher. 
1966-06-13TradeTraded by Red Sox with Guido Grilli and Jim Gosger to Athletics for Jose Tartabull, Rollie Sheldon and John Wyatt. 
1960-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
* 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.