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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Bentley Seymour
Stat Years
1896-1913  [mlb] 1896-1913
Height/Weight
6-0 / 200
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (1333) ... P (140) ... 1B (5) ... 3B (2) ... 2B (1)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1919-09-20 [46.285]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1896-04-22 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.134)
Service Time
Organizations
NY1 [10] CIN [5] BLA [2] BSN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17856 ... retro id: seymc101 ... mlbam id: 122034
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1896New York GiantsNLMLBny1-23p---11232270000000700000.219.219.219.4383270.000.000.0000.0021.880.000.00.000.0
    1897New York GiantsNLMLBny1-24p---244137133351214304001000.241.262.336.598142468.000.095.0002.820.000.0068.51.4124.2
    1898New York GiantsNLMLBny1-25p-of---380297418252423809012000.276.300.347.64730910311.000.071.0002.910.000.0074.21.2913.4
    1899New York GiantsNLMLBny1-26p---450159255232227204005000.327.344.409.753168657.000.082.0002.380.000.0079.51.1913.5
    1900New York GiantsNLMLBny1-27p---523409120002003000000.300.349.300.64943120.000.000.0006.980.000.000.00.000.0
    1901Baltimore OriolesALMLBbla-28of---613454784166198177380280011000.303.337.373.71058620428.000.070.0004.780.000.00547.00.1716.9
    1902Baltimore OriolesALMLBbla-29of---772280387588341120180210000.268.317.386.70331010819.000.118.0005.810.000.0093.30.9725.3
    1902Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-29of---7622442783822378012033000.340.378.414.79226210112.000.074.0004.580.000.00122.00.7614.5
    1903Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-30of---8135558851912515772250330313000.342.382.478.86060726747.000.136.0005.440.000.0079.71.1524.6
    1904Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-31of---913153171166261355811029037000.313.352.439.79157023344.000.126.0005.090.000.00106.20.8826.5
    1905Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-32of---10149581952194021812121051029000.377.429.559.98864332569.000.182.0007.930.000.0072.61.2431.5
    1906Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-33of---11793073579724389024034000.257.317.332.64933810213.000.075.0007.100.000.0076.81.1816.5
    1906New York GiantsNLMLBny1-33of---1172269358612344220018016000.320.365.431.79629411619.000.111.0006.120.000.0067.21.3622.1
    1907New York GiantsNLMLBny1-34of---1213147346139258375210360513000.294.350.400.75052718936.000.106.0006.830.000.00157.70.5725.9
    1908New York GiantsNLMLBny1-35of---1315658760157232592180300333000.267.306.339.64565319930.000.072.0004.590.000.00117.40.7719.1
    1909New York GiantsNLMLBny1-36of---1480280378712513014025019000.311.369.400.76931511218.000.089.0007.940.000.00280.00.3220.7
    1910New York GiantsNLMLBny1-37of---15792873276941401002318210000.265.324.334.6583229614.000.069.0007.145.590.78287.00.3118.4
    1913Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-40of---16397321320010207712000.178.259.205.46483152.000.027.0008.438.431.000.00.0015.4
    MLB Totals (18 yrs)152856827371723229965279922203543230138000.303.347.405.75262042300377.203.102.2985.710.520.09109.30.8421.9
    National League Totals (16 yrs)132248556151482202804868117203083228117000.305.350.409.75953081988330.203.104.3005.800.600.10101.20.9022.3
    American League Totals (2 yrs)20682712224127164118500460221000.291.330.377.70789631247.202.086.2885.130.000.00206.80.4519.5
    New York Giants Totals (10 yrs)7272561300731942722345960152251379000.285.329.369.6982805945143.180.084.2825.420.890.16116.40.7819.6
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (5 yrs)5562221313738106532632674014901436000.332.378.463.84124201028185.231.131.3246.160.000.0085.41.0725.1
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (2 yrs)20682712224127164118500460221000.291.330.377.70789631247.202.086.2885.130.000.00206.80.4519.5
    Boston Braves Totals (1 yrs)397321320010207712000.178.259.205.46483152.151.027.1978.438.431.000.00.0015.4
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1896New York GiantsNLMLBny1-231---246.401184033070.1757550851336101.799.601.026.534.229.600.65.333
    1896MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----231---246.421184033070.3757550851336101.809.631.036.554.249.630.65.333
    1897New York GiantsNLMLBny1-242---18143.373833282551277.22541611044164149122211.518.230.135.324.835.220.91.563
    1897MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----241---18143.383833282551277.72541611044164149122211.518.250.135.324.845.230.91.563
    1898New York GiantsNLMLBny1-253---25193.184543394220356.23131991264213239191321.477.900.105.376.035.021.12.568
    1898MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----251---25193.184543394220356.73131991264213239191321.487.910.105.386.045.031.12.568
    1899New York GiantsNLMLBny1-264---14183.563232310000268.12471391065170142144211.558.280.175.704.764.660.84.438
    1899MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----261---14183.563232310000268.32471391065170142144211.568.290.175.714.774.670.84.438
    1900New York GiantsNLMLBny1-275---216.961372056053.05854414541980102.119.850.689.173.239.170.35.667
    1900MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----271---216.961372056053.05854414541980102.119.850.689.173.239.170.35.667
    1902Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-296---009.0010000103.04330321002.3312.000.009.006.009.000.67.000
    1902MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----291---009.0010000103.04330321002.3312.000.009.006.009.000.67.000
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)61563.761401231046151711,029.095163143025655584608841.568.320.225.735.115.520.89.521
    National League Totals (6 yrs)61563.761401231046151711,029.095163143025655584608841.568.320.225.735.115.520.89.521
    New York Giants Totals (5 yrs)61563.751391231046151611,026.094762842725652582598841.568.310.225.725.115.510.89.521
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)009.0010000103.04330321002.3312.000.009.006.009.000.67.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1896New York GiantsNLMLB23OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.88.310
    1896New York GiantsNLMLB23P1100.0519412824.8572.200.008.391.75
    1897New York GiantsNLMLB24OF600.09000991.0001.500.004.313.67
    1897New York GiantsNLMLB24P3800.01598205133113.8503.000.0027.586.41
    1898New York GiantsNLMLB252B100.01100221.0002.000.000.61.34
    1898New York GiantsNLMLB25OF3500.0497826456.8751.600.0022.343.84
    1898New York GiantsNLMLB25P4500.022112177151134.8873.000.0028.756.31
    1899New York GiantsNLMLB261B300.0241723225.7818.300.002.06.04
    1899New York GiantsNLMLB263B100.0111032.6672.000.000.72.09
    1899New York GiantsNLMLB26OF800.092201311.8461.400.005.216.07
    1899New York GiantsNLMLB26P3200.01688201124104.8393.300.0020.964.03
    1900New York GiantsNLMLB271B100.01000111.0001.000.000.74.33
    1900New York GiantsNLMLB27OF300.0402064.6671.300.002.113.010
    1900New York GiantsNLMLB27P1300.0420502924.8281.800.009.256.55
    1901Baltimore OriolesALMLB281B100.0711198.8898.000.000.70.76
    1901Baltimore OriolesALMLB28OF13300.027123174311294.9452.200.0098.599.31
    1902Cincinnati RedsNLMLB293B100.00400441.0004.000.000.71.64
    1902Baltimore OriolesALMLB29OF7200.0121962136130.9561.800.0051.1100.02
    1902Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29OF6100.013910133162149.9202.400.0043.398.44
    1902Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29P100.0000000.0000.000.000.71.611
    1903Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30OF13501,160.031814362368332.9022.500.2997.1100.01
    1904Cincinnati RedsNLMLB31OF13001,150.030820174345328.9512.500.2985.099.21
    1905Cincinnati RedsNLMLB32OF14901,310.0347252112393372.9472.500.2897.4100.01
    1906Cincinnati RedsNLMLB33OF790726.02021073219212.9682.700.2952.3100.03
    1906New York GiantsNLMLB33OF720611.0129733139136.9781.900.2247.4100.03
    1907New York GiantsNLMLB34OF12601,114.0300884316308.9752.400.2882.496.22
    1908New York GiantsNLMLB35OF15501,381.034029209389369.9492.400.27100.699.41
    1909New York GiantsNLMLB36OF740610.01381153154149.9682.000.2448.492.54
    1910New York GiantsNLMLB37OF760655.01379101156146.9361.900.2249.496.24
    1913Boston BravesNLMLB40OF1800.0344204038.9502.100.0011.946.27
    MLB Totals - (1B)5003228317.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (2B)100110012.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (3B)200151013.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)133308,71728551881775212.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (P)1400062337661413.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1896MLB11--------1-
    1897MLB38--------6-
    1898MLB45--1-----35-
    1899MLB32-3-1----8-
    1900MLB13-1------3-
    1901MLB--1------133-
    1902MLB1---1----133-
    1903MLB---------135-
    1904MLB---------130-
    1905MLB---------149-
    1906MLB---------151-
    1907MLB---------126-
    1908MLB---------155-
    1909MLB---------74-
    1910MLB---------76-
    1913MLB---------18-
    Totals140-512----1333-