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Sparky AdamsHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1922-1934 MLB Years: 1922-1934
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World Series Champion

Positions2B-551, 3B-532, SS-297, OF-4Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEarl John Adams
Height5-5Weight151BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 26,1894PlaceZerbe,Pennsylvania
Death DateFebruary 24,1989 [94.182]
High SchoolTremont (Tremont,PA)
MLB DebutSeptember 18,1922 [28.023]
OrganizationsCHN [6] SLN [4] CIN [2] PIT [2] Awards0Awards Voting1-18
TBC Player ID8050Retrosheet IDadams101MLBAM ID110047
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed79Power33Contact59XBH32RBIs53Runs67Hitting63Durability72Team.517Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1922Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-2b2711445110103124301000.250.313.295.60813149.268.045.114.2918.166.120.750.000.009.09
1923Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-ss2895311409012043520192610114000.289.346.367.71311416352.290.078.164.3387.392.840.381.1477.7517.78
1924Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-ss291174186611711512715174020114000.280.344.337.68114117473.292.057.148.3268.464.230.500.21418.0014.53
1925Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-2b30149627951802982482612441579000.287.341.368.70923139687.292.081.174.3326.402.180.340.29313.5021.67
1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-2b31154624951933530392705227519000.309.367.375.74223438700.323.066.192.3527.433.860.520.000.0019.69
1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-2b-3b321466471001891770492604226016000.292.335.340.67522024705.304.048.153.3205.963.690.620.000.0012.70
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-2b3313553991149146038806418421000.276.357.325.68217520628.286.049.182.32810.192.870.280.000.0013.42
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-ss-2b34741963751810113015515000.260.316.311.627619217.267.051.143.2976.912.300.330.000.0017.65
1930St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-3b3513757098179369055704527115000.314.365.409.77423345631.330.095.186.3537.134.280.600.000.0025.14
1931St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-3b3614360897178465140160422426000.293.340.390.73023752658.304.097.192.3386.383.650.570.15608.0029.21
1932St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13b37311272235310130014510000.276.352.315.667404142.287.039.150.3189.863.520.360.000.0011.43
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln1ss-3b38830151000001310002.167.219.200.4196132.185.033.067.2053.139.383.000.000.0020.00
1933Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin103b38137538591412111223044302150010.262.320.310.63016723599.276.048.136.3017.355.010.680.17538.0016.31
1933Totals for NL-NL         145568601462211223045333150012.257.315.305.62017324631.272.048.132.2967.135.230.730.16568.0016.44
1934Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin43b-2b3987278387016101420201021002.252.307.317.6248817301.261.065.144.2946.643.320.500.000.0024.29
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter14245557844158824948939415450453223281360014.286.343.353.69619603066174.297.067.167.0007.343.610.490.15617.4419.27
Chicago Cubs Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter6722671401780104247201115502081011473000.292.346.357.7039531352966.302.065.167.0007.013.410.490.24381.5717.31
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter31913352183978615110823010259521002.297.350.387.7375161021463.311.090.183.0006.974.030.580.071,335.0025.69
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter224816972113721365064404160012.259.316.313.62925540900.271.054.138.0007.114.440.630.11816.0018.96
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2097351282002270491107923526000.272.347.321.66823629845.281.049.171.0009.352.720.290.000.0014.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games162632961812851451865225315002.286.343.353.69622335702.297.067.167.0007.343.610.490.15617.4419.27

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1922Chicago CubsNLMLBchn272B11--1835555853.9144.82------11100.07.1
1923Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28OF1--31-1441.0004.00------951.10.6
1923Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28SS79--1532482844429401.9355.08------9583.251.3
1924Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29SS88--1692772862474446.9415.07------11775.257.5
1924Chicago CubsNLMLBchn292B19--5566315124121.9766.37------11716.212.4
1925Chicago CubsNLMLBchn302B144--3545511690921905.9836.28------14996.693.5
1925Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30SS5--1322-535351.0007.00------1493.43.2
1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn312B136--3244852993838809.9655.95------15488.388.3
1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn313B19--1235244947.9592.47------15412.312.3
1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31SS2--23--551.0002.50------1541.31.3
1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn322B60--149194234345343.9945.72------14641.139.2
1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn323B53--45107612158152.9622.87------14636.334.6
1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32SS40--821421023234224.9575.60------14627.426.1
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit332B107--2653431854626608.9715.68------13579.370.4
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33OF1---------------1350.70.7
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33SS27--5297114150149.9935.52------13520.017.8
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit342B20--3348558681.9424.05------7427.013.1
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34OF2--2---221.0001.00------742.71.3
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34SS30--335810810191.9013.03------7440.519.6
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit343B15--724213331.9392.07------7420.39.8
1930St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35SS7--1220433632.8894.57------1375.14.5
1930St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln353B104--66159818233225.9662.16------13775.967.5
1930St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln352B25--6285425151147.9745.88------13718.216.2
1931St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln363B138--1182231329354341.9632.47------14396.589.6
1931St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36SS6--916513025.8334.17------1434.23.9
1932St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln373B30--25425117267.9312.23------3196.819.5
1933Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin383B132--1212721515408393.9632.98------13796.486.8
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38SS5--516122221.9554.20------862.53.3
1933Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin38SS8--617-123231.0002.88------1375.85.3
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln383B3---62186.7502.00------837.52.0
1934Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin392B29--6181311145142.9794.90------8733.319.2
1934Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin393B38--3175510111106.9552.79------8743.725.2
MLB Totals for 2B - 9 season(s)-   2B551--132118888533232943209.9745.82------5510.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B532--4259435810114261368.9592.57------5320.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 10 season(s)-   SS297--5369168716315391452.9434.89------2970.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF4--51-1661.0001.50------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1922Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27---11-------
1923Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28----79----1-
1924Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29---1988------
1925Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30---1445------
1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31---136219-----
1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32---604053-----
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33---10727----1-
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34---203015---2-
1930St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35---257104-----
1931St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36----6138-----
1932St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37-----30-----
1933Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin38----8132-----
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38----53-----
1934Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin39---29-38-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1930St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB35621030001000400000.143.143.143.2863021.176.000.0000.0019.050.000.000.000.00
1931St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB3624010000000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs825040001000500000.160.160.160.3204025.200.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2027-11-28TradeTraded by Cubs with Pete Scott to Pirates for Kiki Cuyler. 
1933-05-07TradeTraded by Cardinals with Allyn Stout and Paul Derringer to Reds for Jack Ogden, Dutch Henry and Leo Durocher. 
1929-11-01Purchased by Cardinals from Pirates. 
* 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.