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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Vernon Welch
Stat Years
1926-1936  [mlb] 1926-1936
Height/Weight
6-3 / 184
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
P (172)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1940-09-02 [33.274]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1926-05-22 - Boxscore  (Age: 19.171)
Service Time
Organizations
BOS [5] CHN [4] PIT [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 19510 ... retro id: welcj101 ... mlbam id: 124061
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-191---002.0830003304.15210100001.3810.380.002.080.004.150.00.000
    1926MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----191---002.2030003304.35210100001.4610.980.002.200.004.390.00.000
    1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-202---009.0010001101.00110310003.000.000.0027.009.009.000.33.000
    1927MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----201---009.0010001101.00110310003.000.000.0027.009.009.000.33.000
    1928Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-213---0015.7530003304.013770020003.2529.250.000.004.5015.750.00.000
    1928MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----211---0015.7530003304.013770020003.2529.250.000.004.5015.752.00.000
    1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-244---213.74831035033.239161421070011.4610.430.532.671.874.280.70.667
    1931MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----241---213.80831035033.739161421070011.4810.570.542.711.904.340.70.667
    1932Boston Red SoxALMLBbos6255---465.23208311012072.1934642338262031.8111.570.374.733.245.720.68.400
    1932MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----251---465.24208311012072.3934642338262031.8211.610.374.743.255.740.68.400
    1933Boston Red SoxALMLBbos20266---494.604771030403129.01428166667681021.629.910.424.674.745.651.01.308
    1933MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----261---494.604771030403129.01428166667681021.629.910.424.674.745.651.01.308
    1934Boston Red SoxALMLBbos18277---13154.4941228114190206.12231121031476915181.459.730.613.323.974.891.20.464
    1934MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----271---13154.5041228114190206.32231121031476915181.459.740.613.323.974.891.20.464
    1935Boston Red SoxALMLBbos17288---1094.4731191015122143.01558271453483041.459.760.253.343.025.160.91.526
    1935MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----281---1094.4731191015122143.01558271453483041.459.760.253.343.025.160.91.526
    1936Boston Red SoxALMLBbos17299---215.51931016032.24324204890001.5611.851.102.202.486.611.13.667
    1936Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit51299---004.50910048122.02212113652001.279.001.232.452.054.910.83.000
    1936MLB Totals: BOS-PITbyYearMLB----292---215.1518410514154.7653631714142001.4610.791.162.322.325.981.00.667
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)35414.6717263243741096648.373538333636262257131181.5410.210.503.643.575.320.98.461
    American League Totals (5 yrs)33404.661485923360895583.365634530231242242111171.5410.130.483.743.745.321.00.452
    National League Totals (5 yrs)214.71244101420165.0793834520152011.5210.940.692.772.085.260.75.667
    Boston Red Sox Totals (5 yrs)33404.661485923360895583.365634530231242242111171.5410.130.483.743.745.321.00.452
    Chicago Cubs Totals (4 yrs)214.81153101012043.0572623214100011.6511.930.422.932.095.440.71.667
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)004.50910048122.02212113652001.279.001.232.452.054.910.83.000
    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%
    1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-19p---1310100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.000110.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-24p---2812252002000200000.417.417.5831.0001272.000.166.0000.0016.670.000.00.0040.0
    1932Boston Red SoxALMLBbos625p---32336592013000901000.250.250.389.63937143.139.139.0000.0024.320.0036.02.7033.3
    1933Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2026p---44737461001001502000.162.184.189.3734071.054.027.0002.5012.505.000.00.0016.7
    1934Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1827p---5417451510070021706000.203.224.216.44082161.041.013.0002.4420.738.500.00.006.7
    1935Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1728p---63150892006008902000.180.293.220.51360112.200.040.00013.3315.001.130.00.0022.2
    1936Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1729p---7911130001002100000.273.385.273.6581330.182.000.00015.387.690.500.00.000.0
    1936Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit5129p---797221000001000000.286.375.429.804831.000.143.00012.500.000.000.00.0050.0
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)171228275090120001443011000.219.264.272.5362536210.114.053.2665.5317.003.07228.00.4020.0
    American League Totals (5 yrs)151208234260118001341011000.202.249.245.494232517.106.043.2475.6017.673.15208.00.4316.7
    National League Totals (3 yrs)2020483002001200000.400.429.550.97921113.200.150.4444.769.522.000.00.0037.5
    Boston Red Sox Totals (5 yrs)151208234260118001341011000.202.249.245.494232517.106.043.2475.6017.673.15208.00.4316.7
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)1113262002000200000.462.462.6151.0771382.154.153.5450.0015.380.000.00.0033.3
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)97221000001000000.286.375.429.804831.286.143.28612.500.000.000.00.0050.0
    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
    1926Chicago CubsNLMLB19P304.1000000.0000.000.001.9100.012
    1927Chicago CubsNLMLB20P101.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.014
    1928Chicago CubsNLMLB21P304.00100111.0000.300.251.9100.010
    1931Chicago CubsNLMLB24P8033.22700991.0001.100.275.2100.011
    1932Boston Red SoxALMLB25P20072.1117101918.9470.900.2513.087.08
    1933Boston Red SoxALMLB26P470129.0133103534.9710.700.2631.5100.01
    1934Boston Red SoxALMLB27P410206.19400349491.0001.200.2427.0100.02
    1935Boston Red SoxALMLB28P310143.0527123332.9701.000.2220.3100.05
    1936Boston Red SoxALMLB29P9032.21810109.9001.000.285.8100.010
    1936Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB29P9022.01200331.0000.300.145.8100.010
    MLB Totals - (P)17206472013545159155.9750.900.240.00.00
    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
    1926MLB3----------
    1927MLB1----------
    1928MLB3----------
    1931MLB8----------
    1932MLB20----------
    1933MLB47----------
    1934MLB41----------
    1935MLB31----------
    1936MLB18----------
    Totals172----------