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Jim ArcherTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1961-1962 MLB Years: 1961-1962
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PositionsP-57Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames William Archer
Born DateMay 25,1932PlaceMax Meadows,Pennsylvania
Death DateSeptember 9,2019 [87.107]
High SchoolFort Chiswell (Max Meadows,VA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1951 by the New York Yankees.
MLB DebutApril 30,1961 [28.340]
OrganizationsKC1 [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID8251Retrosheet IDarchj101MLBAM ID110304
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts27Walks70Hittable25SO/BB51vsPower25Hitting4Durability66Team.412Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc120ST299153.203927129275205.0204997311601102401.298.940.482.634.821.83.3753.08
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc120Rel30019.4318117007027.2403029810120001.8113.012.603.253.901.20.0006.59
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9163.9457282992145232.124412910219701222401.359.420.732.704.711.74.3600.91
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9163.9457282992145232.124412910219701222401.359.420.732.704.711.74.360-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings8153.9454262882135220.02301229618661152401.359.420.732.704.711.74.3480.91

Batting Statistics

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1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc120p2939632410020021906100.
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc120p301810100020000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter57642510040021906100.
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621826143001100654017300.

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc129P39-205636224442.9551.080.20-----39100.024.2
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc130P18-27231-65.8330.280.19-----18100.011.1
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P57-232839325047.9400.820.20-----570.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

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YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc12939----------
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc13018----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1961-01-24TradeTraded by Orioles with Clint Courtney, Wayne Causey, Al Pilarcik and Bob Boyd to Athletics for Whitey Herzog and Russ Snyder. Jim Archer returned to Orioles. 
1955-01-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1952-01-01Released by Yankees. 
1951-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.