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Johnny TempleTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1952-1964 MLB Years: 1952-1964
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Positions2B-1312, 3B-47, SS-1, OF-1, 1B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Ellis Temple
Height5-11Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 8,1927PlaceLexington,North Carolina
Death DateJanuary 9,1994 [66.154]
CollegeCatawba College (Salisbury,NC)
MLB DebutApril 15,1952 [24.251]
OrganizationsCIN [9] CLE [2] HOU [2] BAL [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-34
TBC Player ID18772Retrosheet IDtempj101MLBAM ID123180
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed89Power31Contact94XBH29RBIs29Runs49Hitting77Durability70Team.483Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1952Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin162b2430978193015215100003.196.235.258.493254102.189.062.124.2334.900.980.200.9897.0021.05
1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin162b2563110142940191071212000.264.314.327.641365120.289.063.136.2985.8310.001.710.83110.0017.24
1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin162b2614650560155148044217622426107.307.384.366.75018522576.322.059.210.35210.764.170.390.000.0014.19
1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin162b27150588941652030501948032110506.281.365.325.69019123684.294.044.206.32411.704.680.400.000.0013.94
1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin162b281546328818018324114458401174012.285.344.332.67621023712.300.047.155.3128.155.620.690.28316.0012.78
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin162b29145557851582440371959434416604.284.387.341.72819028677.299.057.251.33813.885.020.360.000.0017.72
1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin162b30141542821663163471589141017208.306.405.402.80721840652.326.096.277.36813.966.290.450.46180.6724.10
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin162b31149598102186356867143724021113211.311.380.430.81025749696.316.119.258.36010.345.750.561.1574.7526.34
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1,162b3298381501021312191153220111008.268.326.323.64912316425.279.055.155.2997.534.710.630.47190.5015.69
1961Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle162b3312951873143223330956136072112.276.351.347.69818028588.291.071.197.32010.376.120.590.51172.6719.58
1962Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22b347827028718111774362218003.263.352.311.6638410315.283.048.193.31111.436.980.610.32270.0014.08
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou262b3431951425400121071104102.263.311.305.616294107.294.042.126.2836.5410.281.570.000.0016.00
1962Totals for MLB-MLB         1093654296121129844333112105.263.341.310.65111314422.286.047.175.30410.197.820.770.24365.0014.58
1963Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou162b351003222285121117724124013013.264.347.317.66410214376.283.053.196.30510.906.380.590.27322.0016.47
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin53663000000002100010.000.400.000.400005.000.000.667.17240.0020.000.500.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1420521872014842083622395140486483381312234579.284.363.351.71418302666035.299.067.208.00010.745.600.520.36237.1817.92
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter98436325331058149301530010532471225117931351.291.372.361.73313121944224.305.070.220.00011.155.330.480.36242.1318.34
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter227899123245354549201093561182120.273.341.337.678303441013.286.064.179.0009.185.530.600.49179.8017.96
Houston Colt 45s Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13141736110161129824835017115.264.339.314.65313118483.285.050.180.0009.947.250.730.21417.0016.36
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7827028718111774362218003.263.352.311.6638410315.283.048.193.00011.436.980.610.32270.0014.08
Average MLB - Per 162 games162595821692443451657439114419.284.363.351.71420930689.299.067.208.00010.745.600.520.36237.1817.92

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1952Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin242B22--6357218122120.9845.45------3073.314.3
1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin252B44--7190620167161.9643.66------6369.828.6
1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin262B144--42837422117824802.9735.57------14698.693.5
1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin272B149--40841024119842818.9715.49------15099.396.8
1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27SS1---------------1500.70.6
1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin282B154--3894321689837821.9815.33------154100.0100.0
1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28OF1---------------1540.60.6
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin292B145--3913722081783763.9745.26------145100.094.2
1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin302B141--3953531690764748.9795.30------141100.091.6
1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin301B1--11-1221.0002.00------1410.70.6
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin312B149--3223901996731712.9744.78------149100.096.8
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle322B77--169164955342333.9744.32------9878.650.0
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle323B17--1327134140.9762.35------9817.311.0
1961Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle332B129--2393171879574556.9694.31------129100.080.1
1962Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal342B71--141169641316310.9814.37------7891.043.8
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou342B26--37596610296.9413.69------3183.916.3
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou343B1---------------313.20.6
1963Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou352B61--119142818269261.9704.28------10061.037.7
1963Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou353B29--2746818173.9012.52------10029.017.9
MLB Totals for 2B - 12 season(s)-   2B1312--3172332917282966736501.9744.96------13120.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B47--407394122113.9262.40------470.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--11-1221.0002.00------10.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1952Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24---22-------
1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25---44-------
1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26---144-------
1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27---1491------
1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28---154-----1-
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29---145-------
1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30--1141-------
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31---149-------
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32---77-17-----
1961Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33---129-------
1962Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34---71-------
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou34---26-1-----
1963Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou35---61-29-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin36First Base Coach1629270.5681.02Fred Hutchinson,Dick Sisler
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1964-07-20Released by Reds. 
1964-06-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1963-10-01Released by Astros. 
1962-08-11Purchased by Astros from Orioles. 
1961-11-16TradeTraded by Indians to Orioles for Art Kay, Harry Chiti and Ray Barker. 
1959-12-15TradeTraded by Reds to Indians for Cal McLish, Gordy Coleman and Billy Martin. 
* 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.