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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph Henry Astroth
Stat Years
1945-1956  [mlb] 1945-1956
Height/Weight
5-9 / 187
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (511)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2013-05-03 [90.244]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Alton (Alton,IL)
Colleges
University of Illinois (Urbana, Illinois)
Draft
MLB Debut
1945-08-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.346)
Service Time
Organizations
PHA [8] KC1 [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8300 ... retro id: astrj101 ... mlbam id: 110360
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1945Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-22c---11017110001000110000.059.111.059.1701810.000.000.0000.005.560.000.00.000.0
    1946Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-23c---247010000000200001.143.143.143.286710.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    1949Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha9,1426c---35514818364101210211301006.243.337.284.621170425.189.041.00012.357.650.620.00.0013.9
    1950Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha927c---4391101136311180018300007.327.422.400.822128445.236.073.00014.062.340.17110.00.7813.9
    1951Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha928c---564187304610221901181300004.246.312.353.6652056614.198.107.0008.786.340.7293.50.9830.4
    1952Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha929c---6104337248472136222527260018.249.305.291.5963709810.116.042.0006.767.301.08337.00.2711.9
    1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha930c---7822602877152324102712200011.296.367.404.77128910520.215.108.0009.344.150.4486.71.0426.0
    1954Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha931c---87722622508112300211932002.221.296.279.5752526310.150.058.2388.337.540.90226.00.4020.0
    1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc11132c---91012742969415232347336101611.252.372.328.7003389010.245.076.27013.919.760.7054.81.4814.5
    1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc11433c---10813010000000101000.077.077.077.1541410.000.000.0830.007.140.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)54415791634015110131566617712414201660.254.334.324.658179151174.182.070.2699.886.920.70121.50.7318.5
    American League Totals (10 yrs)54415791634015110131566617712414201660.254.334.324.658179151174.182.070.2699.886.920.70121.50.7318.5
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (8 yrs)435129213433147981334313090890049.256.328.325.653143942064.170.069.2719.036.250.69161.50.5619.3
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (2 yrs)1092872970415232347346111611.244.361.317.6783529110.233.073.26113.359.660.7257.41.4214.3
    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
    1945Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB22C800.0204402824.8573.000.005.380.04
    1946Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB23C400.0711098.8892.000.002.6100.03
    1949Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB26C4400.01632444191187.9794.300.0028.680.02
    1950Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB27C3800.0123923134132.9853.500.0024.797.43
    1951Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB28C5700.02281822248246.9924.300.0037.089.12
    1952Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB29C10200.04363649476472.9924.600.0066.298.11
    1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB30C7900.034147513393388.9874.900.0051.396.31
    1954Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB31C710583.03003945343339.9884.800.5846.192.21
    1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLB32C1000818.04205059475470.9894.700.5764.999.01
    1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLB33C8042.01950124241.0003.000.575.2100.04
    MLB Totals - (C)51101,4432057233314615.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1945MLB-8---------
    1946MLB-4---------
    1949MLB-44---------
    1950MLB-38---------
    1951MLB-57---------
    1952MLB-102---------
    1953MLB-79---------
    1954MLB-71---------
    1955MLB-100---------
    1956MLB-8---------
    Totals-511---------