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Dick Cole

Richard Roy Cole

Positions: Shortstop and Second Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: May 6, 1926 in Long Beach, California, US

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Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1943 17 -12.0 Sacramento PCL AA STL 26 81 76 3 17 0 1 0 0 0 1 14 .224 .234 .250 .484 19 0 4
1944 18 -5.5 Allentown ISLG B STL 97 398 112 22 2 4 .281 .377 150
1946 20 -8.7 Columbus AA AAA STL 37 126 108 8 26 2 0 1 12 0 15 15 .241 .333 .287 .620 31 1 0 3
1947 21 -2.6 3 Teams 3 Lgs C-AAA-A STL 102 398 8 146 24 3 1 4 1 5 8 .367 .450 179 1 0 1
1947 21 -1.9 Fresno CALL C STL 83 345 133 24 2 1 .386 .475 164
1947 21 -3.2 Omaha WL A STL 4 3 2 0 0 0 .667 .667 2
1947 21 -7.7 Columbus AA AAA STL 15 56 50 8 11 0 1 0 4 1 5 8 .220 .291 .260 .551 13 1 0 1
1948 22 -4.8 Rochester IL AAA STL 91 253 226 33 57 11 0 4 22 7 25 21 .252 .327 .354 .681 80 0 2
1949 23 -4.7 Rochester IL AAA STL 141 533 454 64 107 16 4 7 43 3 71 49 .236 .342 .335 .676 152 2 6
1950 24 -4.1 Rochester IL AAA STL 135 612 528 93 147 17 5 4 44 3 76 39 .278 .371 .352 .724 186 2 6
1951 25 -2.5 Indianapolis AA AAA PIT 57 229 195 37 58 8 5 2 28 2 31 18 .297 .394 .421 .814 82 6 0 3
1952 26 -4.2 Hollywood PCL Opn PIT 178 685 602 75 172 22 1 8 73 2 58 60 .286 .353 .365 .719 220 5 20
1957 31 3.6 Wichita AA AAA MLN 52 191 169 22 56 10 0 3 13 2 18 11 .331 .396 .444 .840 75 0 4 0 0
1958 32 3.7 Sacramento PCL AAA 132 524 496 49 139 24 4 2 30 4 17 30 .280 .307 .357 .664 177 14 3 6 2
1959 33 5.4 Houston AA AAA 144 576 537 57 151 27 2 4 44 3 28 34 .281 .318 .361 .679 194 2 7 2 0
12 Seasons 1192 4612 4187 449 1188 183 27 40 313 27 345 299 .284 .340 .369 .709 1545 22 14 62 4 0
Opn (1 season) Opn 178 685 602 75 172 22 1 8 73 2 58 60 .286 .353 .365 .719 220 5 20
C (1 season) C 83 345 345 133 24 2 1 .386 .386 .475 .861 164
B (1 season) B 97 398 398 112 22 2 4 .281 .281 .377 .658 150
A (1 season) A 4 3 3 2 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333 2
AA (1 season) AA 26 81 76 3 17 0 1 0 0 0 1 14 .224 .234 .250 .484 19 0 4
AAA (9 seasons) AAA 804 3100 2763 371 752 115 21 27 240 25 286 225 .272 .342 .358 .700 990 22 9 38 4 0
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1943 17 Sacramento PCL AA STL SS 17 75 23 46 6 8 .920 4.06
1946 20 Columbus AA AAA STL SS 23 106 44 51 11 8 .896 4.13
1946 20 Columbus AA AAA STL 2B 11 69 30 35 4 14 .942 5.91
1947 21 Columbus AA AAA STL 2B 15 80 39 38 3 8 .963 5.13
1948 22 Rochester IL AAA STL SS 30 124 48 68 8 14 .935 3.87
1948 22 Rochester IL AAA STL 3B 10 25 8 16 1 2 .960 2.40
1948 22 Rochester IL AAA STL 2B 37 159 68 86 5 21 .969 4.16
1949 23 Rochester IL AAA STL SS 35 163 64 90 9 18 .945 4.40
1949 23 Rochester IL AAA STL 2B 106 567 280 279 8 77 .986 5.27
1950 24 Rochester IL AAA STL SS 74 374 146 204 24 53 .936 4.73
1950 24 Rochester IL AAA STL 2B 69 300 124 168 8 24 .973 4.23
1951 25 Indianapolis AA AAA PIT SS 57 294 109 178 7 39 .976 5.04
1952 26 Hollywood PCL Opn PIT SS 177 893 318 534 41 87 .954 4.81
1957 31 Wichita AA AAA MLN SS 21 83 28 47 8 8 .904 3.57
1957 31 Wichita AA AAA MLN 3B 11 40 15 22 3 3 .925 3.36
1958 32 Sacramento PCL AAA SS 33 141 56 76 9 17 .936 4.00
1958 32 Sacramento PCL AAA 2B 99 478 212 256 10 62 .979 4.73
1959 33 Houston AA AAA 2B 128 616 271 328 17 59 .972 4.68
11 Seasons 953 4587 1883 2522 182 522 .960 4.62
SS (9 seasons) SS 467 2253 836 1294 123 252 .945 4.56
2B (7 seasons) 2B 465 2269 1024 1190 55 265 .976 4.76
3B (2 seasons) 3B 21 65 23 38 4 5 .938 2.90

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1961 35 Wenatchee NORW B CHC 1 of 4 140 63 76 .453
1962 36 Auburn NYPL D NYM 1 of 1 120 62 57 .521
1963 37 Auburn NYPL A NYM 1 of 1 130 76 54 .585
1970 44 Pirates GULF Rk PIT 1 of 1 63 23 40 .365
4 Seasons 453 224 227 .497

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Sabr ID: 4e554987

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