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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Thomas Groth
Stat Years
1946-1960  [mlb] 1946-1960
Height/Weight
6-0 / 182
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (1155)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
1926-07-23 in Chicago, Illinois   [93.252]
High School
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1946-09-05 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.044)
Service Time
Organizations
DET [11] CHA [2] KC1 [2] WS1 [1] SLA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12215 ... retro id: grotj102 ... mlbam id: 115198
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Season Batting Totals

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YearTeam NameLgLvlLevelUnifAgeDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
1957Kansas City AthleticsALMLBMLB3930Log - Sp - Ext12555910150002007602002.254.333.254.58768150.119.000.28310.298.820.860.00.000.0
1957Detroit TigersALMLBMLB330Log - Sp - Ext12381031130100016006711101.291.333.388.7211124010.155.097.3095.366.251.170.00.0033.3
2 record(s)
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 Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. 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)

Johnny Groth Batting Log for 1957

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April 1957
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1957-04-161KC1DETALW 2-1Box | PBP1770ph-rf3-11-----------------------.000.000.000.000
1957-04-172KC1DETALW 5-4Box | PBP2771rf---------------------------.000.000.000.000
1957-04-183KC1CHAALL 2-6Box | PBP3772rf3-11-----------------------.000.000.000.000
1957-04-204KC1CHAALL 7-11Box | PBP4773pr---------------------------.000.000.000.000
1957-04-215KC1CHAALL 0-1Box | PBP5774rf---------------------------.000.000.000.000
1957-04-226KC1DETALW 11-7Box | PBP6775pr-rf----1----------------------.000.000.000.000
1957-04-237KC1DETALW 5-4Box | PBP7776rf---------------------------.000.000.000.000
1957-04-248KC1CLEALW 17-6Box | PBP8777rf3-22111--------------------.250.250.250.500
May 1957
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1957-05-0114KC1BOSALW 7-5Box | PBP9778pr-rf5-22-----------------------.167.167.167.333
1957-05-0518KC1WS1ALW 7-2Box | PBP10779rf---------------------------.167.167.167.333
1957-05-0619KC1WS1ALW 8-2Box | PBP11780rf---------------------------.167.167.167.333
1957-05-0720KC1BALALW 3-2Box | PBP12781lf---------------------------.167.167.167.333
1957-05-1123KC1CLEALL 1-2Box | PBP13782ph8-11----------1------------.143.143.143.286
1957-05-1224KC1CLEALW 9-2Box | PBP14783pr-rf---------------------------.143.143.143.286
1957-05-1225KC1CLEALL 4-7Box | PBP15784ph8-11----------1------------.125.125.125.250
1957-05-1526KC1NYAALL 0-3Box | PBP16785cf---------------------------.125.125.125.250
1957-05-2535KC1DETALW 5-3Box | PBP17786pr-rf---------------------------.125.125.125.250
1957-05-2636KC1DETALW 3-1Box | PBP18787rf---------------------------.125.125.125.250
1957-05-2838KC1CHAALL 1-3Box | PBP19788rf4-11-----------------------.111.111.111.222
1957-05-2939KC1DETALL 3-4Box | PBP20789rf---------------------------.111.111.111.222
1957-05-3040KC1DETALL 5-6Box | PBP21790rf4-1-------------1----------.111.111.111.222
1957-05-3142KC1CLEALW 3-1Box | PBP22791rf4-11-----------------------.100.100.100.200
June 1957
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1957-06-0244KC1CLEALW 8-2Box | PBP23792rf6143122---1--1-------------.231.231.286.516
1957-06-0445KC1BALALL 7-9Box | PBP24793pr-rf1-44122--------------------.294.294.333.627
1957-06-0546KC1BALALW 3-2Box | PBP25794rf7133-11---1---1------------.300.300.333.633
1957-06-0647KC1BALALL 3-8Box | PBP26795rf7122-11--------------------.318.318.348.666
1957-06-0748KC1BOSALW 6-3Box | PBP27796rf71431--------1-------------.280.280.333.613
1957-06-1252KC1WS1ALW 5-3Box | PBP28797rf5-11-----------------------.269.269.321.591
1957-06-1253KC1WS1ALL 2-3Box | PBP29798pr-rf---------------------------.269.269.321.591
1957-06-1556KC1NYAALL 2-9Box | PBP30799ph8-11-----------------------.259.259.310.570
1957-06-1657KC1NYAALL 6-8Box | PBP31800cf---------------------------.259.259.310.570
1957-06-1858KC1WS1ALW 2-0Box | PBP32801lf3-11-----------------------.250.250.300.550
1957-06-2565KC1BALALL 0-5Box | PBP33802rf7133----------1------------.226.226.273.499
1957-06-2666KC1BALALL 0-1Box | PBP34803rf7122-----------------------.212.212.257.469
1957-06-2968KC1NYAALL 6-7Box | PBP35804lf3-11----------1------------.206.206.250.456
1957-06-3069KC1NYAALL 1-2Box | PBP36805rf---------------------------.206.206.250.456
July 1957
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1957-07-0171KC1CLEALW 10-3Box | PBP37806rf---------------------------.206.206.250.456
1957-07-0372KC1CHAALW 5-0Box | PBP38807rf5-11---------------1-------.200.200.243.443
1957-07-0473KC1CHAALW 5-4Box | PBP39808ph9-1----------1-------------.200.200.263.463
1957-07-0676KC1DETALW 3-1Box | PBP40809rf8-22111--------------------.216.216.275.491
1957-07-0777KC1DETALL 2-5Box | PBP41810rf8-11-----------------------.211.211.268.479
1957-07-1178KC1NYAALL 2-3Box | PBP42811rf4-11-11--------------------.231.231.286.516
1957-07-1380KC1NYAALW 6-4Box | PBP43812rf---------------------------.231.231.286.516
1957-07-1482KC1WS1ALW 11-3Box | PBP44813pr-rf3-1-2--------1-------------.231.231.302.533
1957-07-1684KC1BOSALL 3-4Box | PBP45814rf---------------------------.231.231.302.533
1957-07-2088KC1BALALW 6-5Box | PBP46815rf81211--------1-------------.225.225.311.536
1957-07-2190KC1BALALW 3-2Box | PBP47816rf8122-----------------------.214.214.298.512
1957-07-2795KC1WS1ALL 5-6Box | PBP48817lf8143122---------1----------.244.244.320.564
1957-07-2896KC1WS1ALW 6-2Box | PBP49818lf8122-11--------------------.255.255.327.582
1957-07-2897KC1WS1ALW 3-2Box | PBP50819lf8122-----------------------.245.245.315.560
1957-07-3098KC1NYAALL 4-10Box | PBP51820lf8143-22------1-------------.269.269.345.614
1957-07-3199KC1NYAALL 0-2Box | PBP52821lf8122----------1------------.259.259.333.593
August 1957
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1957-08-0199DETBOSALW 7-5Box | PBP53822lf4-11-----------------------.255.255.328.582
1957-08-03101DETWS1ALL 3-4Box | PBP54823pr-lf8-33-11---1----------------.259.259.328.587
1957-08-06103DETCLEALL 1-5Box | PBP55824lf3144-121------1------------.258.274.324.598
1957-08-07104DETCLEALW 4-1Box | PBP56825lf2-11-----------------------.254.270.319.589
1957-08-09106DETCHAALL 4-5Box | PBP57826lf4-11-121-------------------.266.297.329.625
1957-08-10107DETCHAALW 6-4Box | PBP58827ph9-11-----------------------.262.292.324.616
1957-08-11108DETCHAALW 8-5Box | PBP59828lf---------------------------.262.292.324.616
1957-08-13111DETKC1ALL 2-3Box | PBP60829cf---------------------------.262.292.324.616
1957-08-14112DETKC1ALW 7-4Box | PBP61830cf1155-11---1---1------------.257.286.316.602
1957-08-15113DETKC1ALL 2-7Box | PBP62831cf11551242--1----------------.267.320.321.641
1957-08-16114DETCHAALW 6-2Box | PBP63832cf7144-11--------------------.266.316.318.634
1957-08-17115DETCHAALW 9-8Box | PBP64833cf7165255---3--1-------------.310.357.363.720
1957-08-18116DETCHAALW 5-1Box | PBP65834cf61441121------1------------.307.364.358.722
1957-08-18117DETCHAALL 1-4Box | PBP66835cf611------------1-----------.307.364.365.728
1957-08-21119DETBALALL 3-9Box | PBP67836cf7143111------1-------------.308.363.370.733
1957-08-22120DETBALALW 4-0Box | PBP68837cf6143-121--1-----1----------.309.372.369.741
1957-08-23121DETWS1ALW 13-4Box | PBP69838cf61551341--2----------------.323.394.380.774
1957-08-24122DETWS1ALL 3-6Box | PBP70839cf61441121--1---1------------.320.398.375.773
1957-08-25123DETNYAALW 7-2Box | PBP71840cf6144-11--------------------.318.393.371.763
1957-08-26124DETNYAALW 5-2Box | PBP72841cf6144-11-------1------------.315.387.367.754
1957-08-27125DETBOSALL 5-7Box | PBP73842cf6155-121--3----------------.310.388.360.748
1957-08-28126DETBOSALL 0-1Box | PBP74843cf6144-121-------------------.308.392.357.748
1957-08-29127DETBOSALL 1-6Box | PBP75844cf6144-11--------------------.306.387.353.740
1957-08-30128DETCLEALL 5-6Box | PBP76845cf6144---------------1-------.297.375.343.718
September 1957
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1957-09-02131DETCHAALL 2-8Box | PBP77846ph9-1----------1-------------.297.375.348.723
1957-09-02132DETCHAALW 5-4Box | PBP78847cf3144111--------------------.295.371.345.716
1957-09-03133DETCHAALW 3-2Box | PBP79848cf3144-22--------------------.301.375.349.724
1957-09-06134DETCLEALW 5-2Box | PBP80849cf2143------1---1--1---------.295.367.340.707
1957-09-07135DETCLEALL 4-5Box | PBP81850cf2155-11--------------------.292.361.335.697
1957-09-11138DETWS1ALW 12-2Box | PBP82851cf2155111---1---1------------.289.356.331.687
1957-09-12139DETWS1ALW 8-5Box | PBP83852cf21532--------2-------------.283.349.333.682
1957-09-14141DETBALALW 4-3Box | PBP84853lf---------------------------.283.349.333.682
1957-09-21146DETKC1ALL 3-6Box | PBP85854cf8144-11---1----------------.282.346.331.678
1957-09-22147DETKC1ALL 3-4Box | PBP86855lf---------------------------.282.346.331.678
1957-09-25150DETCHAALW 5-0Box | PBP87856lf---------------------------.282.346.331.678
1957-09-26151DETCHAALW 3-2Box | PBP88857lf5-1----------1-------------.282.346.335.681
1957-09-27152DETKC1ALL 7-9Box | PBP89858lf-cf5-11-----------------------.280.344.333.677
1957-09-29154DETKC1ALW 7-4Box | PBP90859lf---------------------------.280.344.333.677
90 record(s)
Glossary:
Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player Pos Defensive Position Ln Lineup slot in batting order GS Games Started PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats R Runs H Hits TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play 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)