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JOE STRAIN

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1976-1983
Positions
2B-490, 3B-7, SS-3
Born
April 30, 1954  (60.125)
Place
Ht/Wt
5-10 / 169
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
George Washington  (Denver,CO)
College:
Drafted:
Signed as UDFA 1976 by SF 
Signed...
6 players as scout
Full Name
Joseph Allan Strain 
TBC Player ID
18525
MLB Debut
June 28, 1979  (25.059)
Father of Ryan Strain

Speed
54
Contact
95
Patience
38
Batting
51
Power
13

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Al Pedrique (80.79)
2.  Marv Staehle (79.05)
3.  Bill McGhee (77.7)
4.  Pee-Wee Wanninger (76.71)
5.  Bruce Kimm (75.86)
6.  Claude Corbitt (75.81)
7.  Ralph LaPointe (75.75)
8.  Manuel Cueto (74.37)
9.  Norris Hopper (73.16)
10.  Tex McDonald (72.07)
Age: 25
1.  Jeff Frye (83.08)
2.  Brent Lillibridge (75.03)
3.  Charlie See (74.37)
4.  Albert Hall (73.98)
5.  Lorenzo Cain (73.14)
6.  Dutch Meyer (72.99)
7.  Ralph LaPointe (72.93)
8.  Harry Chappas (72.4)
9.  Marty Berghammer (72.3)
10.  Herb Thomas (71.68)
Age: 26
1.  Al Pedrique (77.48)
2.  Ralph LaPointe (76.51)
3.  Joey Amalfitano (76.4)
4.  Ron Stone (74.87)
5.  Ski Melillo (74.68)
6.  Chick Fullis (73.94)
7.  Tex McDonald (73.57)
8.  Pee-Wee Wanninger (73.53)
9.  Jose Baez (73.32)
10.  Rod Gaspar (72.52)
Age: 27
1.  Al Pedrique (84)
2.  Pee-Wee Wanninger (76.71)
3.  Ralph LaPointe (75.75)
4.  Tim Jones (75.11)
5.  Juan Bonilla (74.43)
6.  Manuel Cueto (74.37)
7.  Ron Theobald (74.05)
8.  Julio Gotay (73.17)
9.  Tex McDonald (72.07)
10.  Paul Popovich (71.14)


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