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Earl BatteyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1955-1967 MLB Years: 1955-1967
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PositionsC-1087Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEarl Jesse Battey Jr.
Height6-1Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 5,1935PlaceLos Angeles,California
Death DateNovember 15,2003 [68.314]
High SchoolJordan (Los Angeles,CA)
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1955 [20.248]
OrganizationsMIN [7] CHA [5] WS1 [1] Awards3Awards Voting3-136
TBC Player ID8578Retrosheet IDbatte101MLBAM ID110690
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed48Power66Contact64XBH62RBIs63Runs39Hitting65Durability55Team.549Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35,26c2057120000001110001.286.444.286.730209.333.000.143.36611.1111.111.000.000.000.00
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26c2144110000001100002.250.400.250.650105.333.000.250.32420.0020.001.000.000.000.00
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26c22481151220233602113803013.174.246.322.568378129.230.148.226.2548.5329.463.452.3338.3340.00
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26c236816824388082610243421313.226.325.417.7427016198.233.191.339.33012.1217.171.424.0421.0042.11
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26c24266491412270081300000.219.306.391.69725572.245.172.297.31211.1118.061.632.7832.0035.71
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws110,14c25137466491262421560454868844515.270.346.427.77319941530.287.157.258.3449.0612.831.422.8331.0732.54
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin10c26133460701392411755335366351318.302.377.470.84721642522.323.168.283.37510.1512.641.253.2627.0630.22
1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin10c27148522581462031157005748084320.280.348.393.74120534591.289.113.222.3339.648.120.841.8647.4523.29
1963Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin10c28147508641451712684006175863816.285.369.476.84524244586.290.191.311.37210.4112.801.234.4419.5430.34
1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin10c29131405331101711252115149168623.272.348.407.75516530471.278.135.262.33310.8310.400.962.5533.7527.27
1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin10c301313943611722266000502325577.297.375.409.78416130456.300.112.239.34710.965.040.461.3265.6725.64
1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin10c311153643093121434414330302715.255.337.327.66411917412.268.072.198.29710.447.280.700.9791.0018.28
1967Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin10c3248109618310800132401014.165.254.211.465234123.212.046.165.21910.5719.511.850.000.0022.22
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1141358639396915017104449131242147028393042127.270.349.409.75814652714104.284.139.256.00010.2611.451.122.5334.4827.97
Minnesota Twins Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter853276229776811510763508532831517312335103.278.356.409.76511312013161.289.131.251.00010.389.970.962.4036.3426.17
Washington Senators I Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter137466491262421560454868844515.270.346.427.77319941530.287.157.258.0009.0612.831.422.8331.0732.54
Chicago White Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1513584775115133912458734329.209.301.377.67813529413.238.168.291.00010.9021.071.933.1527.5438.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games162509561382121564226067464618.270.349.409.75820838583.284.139.256.00010.2611.451.122.5334.4827.97

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20C5--192--21211.0004.20------5100.03.2
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21C3--4-1-54.8001.33-----1475.01.9
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22C43--1651922186184.9894.28-----34889.627.9
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23C49--2202736250247.9885.04-----56872.131.8
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24C20--921011103102.9905.10-----12676.913.0
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws125C136--749651510829814.9825.99-----1813799.388.3
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26C131--8126069878872.9936.66-----1313398.581.9
1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27C147--8728299963954.9916.49-----1314899.390.7
1963Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28C146--86166611933927.9946.35-----1214799.390.7
1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29C125--8135294874865.9906.92-----1213195.477.2
1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30C128--652561010718708.9865.53-----1213197.779.0
1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31C113--7054549754750.9956.64-----311598.369.8
1967Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32C41--2121732232229.9875.59-19870.434885.425.3
MLB Totals for C - 13 season(s)-   C1087--6176501697367466677.9906.14-19870.49610870.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20-5---------
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21-3---------
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22-43---------
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23-49---------
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24-20---------
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws125-136---------
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26-131---------
1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27-147---------
1963Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28-146---------
1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29-125---------
1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30-128---------
1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin31-113---------
1967Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32-41---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965Minnesota TwinsWorld SeriesMLB30725130102000500000.120.120.200.3205125.150.080.0800.0020.000.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs725130102000500000.120.120.200.3205125.150.080.0800.0020.000.000.000.0033.33

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1960American League Gold Glove (Catcher)1
1961American League Gold Glove (Catcher)1
1962American League Gold Glove (Catcher)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1967-11-20Released by Twins. 
1960-04-04TradeTraded by White Sox with Don Mincher and Cash to Senators for Roy Sievers. 
1953-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by White Sox. 
* 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.