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Elmer Singleton

Bert Elmer Singleton (Smoky)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 174 lb.

Born: June 26, 1918 in Ogden, Utah, US
Died: January 5, 1996 in Ogden, Utah, US

Major League Stats

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1940 22 -2.0 Wenatchee WINT B NYY 5 10 .333 7.69 36 165.0 218 178 141 111 1.994 11.9 6.1
1941 23 0.8 Idaho Falls PION C NYY 5 3 .625 3.21 12 70.0 65 35 25 28 1.329 8.4 3.6
1942 24 -3.1 2 Teams 2 Lgs A1-AA NYG 12 17 .414 3.09 38 2 0 0 224.0 213 105 77 77 4 1.295 8.6 3.1 0.2 0.05
1942 24 -2.9 Oklahoma City TL A1 NYG 11 15 .423 3.04 32 210.0 200 97 71 70 1.286 8.6 3.0
1942 24 -5.6 Portland PCL AA 1 2 .333 3.86 6 2 0 0 14.0 13 8 6 7 4 1.429 8.4 4.5 2.6 0.57
1944 26 -1.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA NYY 7 13 .350 3.86 31 21 5 12 0 170.0 187 87 73 80 79 2 1 8 1.571 9.9 4.2 4.2 0.99
1944 26 -1.1 Newark IL AA NYY 0 2 .000 5 20.0 24 9 16 1.650 10.8 4.0 7.2 1.78
1944 26 -1.2 Kansas City AA AA NYY 7 11 .389 4.38 26 21 5 12 0 150.0 163 87 73 71 63 2 1 8 1.560 9.8 4.3 3.8 0.89
1945 27 -0.7 Kansas City AA AA NYY 7 6 .538 2.43 17 15 1 8 1 115.0 99 42 31 56 66 1 0 4 1.348 7.7 4.4 5.2 1.18
1946 28 -0.6 Indianapolis AA AAA BSN 1 2 .333 6.26 6 4 2 1 0 23.0 25 16 16 18 10 0 0 1 1.870 9.8 7.0 3.9 0.56
1949 31 0.2 San Francisco PCL AAA 8 14 .364 3.91 41 15 8 2 193.1 196 110 84 76 123 2 0 7 1.407 9.1 3.5 5.7 1.62
1950 32 1.1 San Francisco PCL AAA 5 10 .333 4.24 29 12 4 0 119.0 108 70 56 61 79 5 1 4 1.420 8.2 4.6 6.0 1.30
1951 33 3.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA NYY,SLB 5 8 .385 4.42 30 12 4 2 116.0 136 69 57 24 59 2 1 4 1.379 10.6 1.9 4.6 2.46
1951 33 6.1 Toronto IL AAA SLB 0 5 .000 7.15 10 5 0 0 39.0 53 36 31 9 15 0 1 2 1.590 12.2 2.1 3.5 1.67
1951 33 2.6 San Francisco PCL AAA NYY 5 3 .625 3.04 20 7 4 2 77.0 83 33 26 15 44 2 0 2 1.273 9.7 1.8 5.1 2.93
1952 34 3.3 San Francisco PCL Opn 17 15 .531 2.67 37 34 22 5 276.0 235 95 82 76 170 2 1 8 1.127 7.7 2.5 5.5 2.24
1953 35 4.0 San Francisco PCL Opn 15 17 .469 3.23 37 34 19 3 253.1 239 102 91 21 74 126 6 0 5 1.236 8.5 0.7 2.6 4.5 1.70
1954 36 5.2 San Francisco PCL Opn 13 13 .500 3.00 30 30 13 4 213.1 201 75 71 18 65 102 6 0 2 1.247 8.5 0.8 2.7 4.3 1.57
1955 37 7.3 Seattle PCL Opn 19 12 .613 2.20 35 33 16 9 249.0 210 65 61 11 45 150 3 0 2 1.024 7.6 0.4 1.6 5.4 3.33
1956 38 9.5 Seattle PCL Opn CIN 18 8 .692 2.55 29 29 17 4 225.2 212 74 64 16 58 110 4 0 6 1.196 8.5 0.6 2.3 4.4 1.90
1958 40 10.9 Portland PCL AAA CHC 13 12 .520 3.34 28 26 13 2 197.0 199 89 73 16 32 73 3 0 6 1.173 9.1 0.7 1.5 3.3 2.28
1959 41 13.3 Fort Worth AA AAA CHC 2 1 .667 3.94 5 16.0 12 7 7 5 11 1.062 6.8 2.8 6.2 2.20
1960 42 13.9 2 Teams 1 Lg AAA LAD,MLN 14 5 .737 3.39 31 28 210.0 208 93 79 18 43 1.195 8.9 0.8 1.8
1960 42 13.9 Spokane, Sacramento PCL AAA MLN,LAD 14 5 .737 3.39 31 28 210.0 208 93 79 18 43 1.195 8.9 0.8 1.8
1961 43 15.6 2 Teams 1 Lg AAA BOS,MLN 10 11 .476 3.35 28 27 191.0 168 79 71 16 49 1.136 7.9 0.8 2.3
1961 43 15.6 Seattle, Vancouver PCL AAA MLN,BOS 10 11 .476 3.35 28 27 191.0 168 79 71 16 49 1.136 7.9 0.8 2.3
1962 44 17.8 Seattle PCL AAA BOS 7 9 .438 4.08 20 20 6 1 119.0 140 62 54 15 20 1 53 3 0 1 1.345 10.6 1.1 1.5 4.0 2.65
1963 45 19.4 Seattle PCL AAA BOS 1 0 1.000 0.90 6 0 10.0 12 2 1 1 1 4 1.300 10.8 0.9 0.9 3.6 4.00
20 Seasons 184 186 .497 3.46 526 342 8 143 33 3155.2 3083 1455 1214 132 999 1 1219 39 4 58 1.294 8.8 0.4 2.8 3.5 1.22
Opn (5 seasons) Opn 82 65 .558 2.73 168 160 87 25 1217.1 1097 411 369 66 318 658 21 1 23 1.162 8.1 0.5 2.4 4.9 2.07
C (1 season) C 5 3 .625 3.21 12 70.0 65 35 25 28 1.329 8.4 3.6
B (1 season) B 5 10 .333 7.69 36 165.0 218 178 141 111 1.994 11.9 6.1
A1 (1 season) A1 11 15 .423 3.04 32 210.0 200 97 71 70 1.286 8.6 3.0
AA (3 seasons) AA 15 21 .417 3.31 54 38 6 20 1 299.0 299 137 110 143 149 3 1 12 1.478 9.0 4.3 4.5 1.04
AAA (10 seasons) AAA 66 72 .478 3.75 224 144 2 36 7 1194.1 1204 597 498 66 329 1 412 15 2 23 1.284 9.1 0.5 2.5 3.1 1.25
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

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
1940 22 -2.1 Wenatchee WINT B NYY 36 73 10 1 0 0 .137 .151 11
1941 23 0.1 Idaho Falls PION C NYY 12 27 3 0 0 0 .111 .111 3
1942 24 -2.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs A1-AA NYG 38 65 9 2 0 0 0 0 .138 .169 11
1942 24 -2.3 Oklahoma City TL A1 NYG 32 61 8 2 0 0 .131 .164 10
1942 24 -4.8 Portland PCL AA 6 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 1
1944 26 -2.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA NYY 37 60 53 12 11 1 0 0 2 0 0 4 14 .208 .263 .226 .490 12 0 0 3
1944 26 -2.3 Kansas City AA AA NYY 32 60 53 12 11 1 0 0 2 0 4 14 .208 .263 .226 .490 12 0 0 3
1944 26 -0.6 Newark IL AA NYY 5 0 0
1945 27 -1.2 Kansas City AA AA NYY 17 47 41 3 9 2 0 0 4 0 5 13 .220 .304 .268 .573 11 1 0 1
1946 28 -0.7 Indianapolis AA AAA BSN 6 9 2 .222
1949 31 1.3 San Francisco PCL AAA 42 61 56 8 8 1 0 0 2 0 3 19 .143 .186 .161 .347 9 0 2
1950 32 1.6 San Francisco PCL AAA 31 40 35 4 6 0 1 0 4 0 3 13 .171 .237 .229 .465 8 0 2
1951 33 3.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA NYY,SLB 31 39 38 2 7 1 0 0 1 0 1 11 .184 .205 .211 .416 8 0 0
1951 33 2.8 San Francisco PCL AAA NYY 20 24 23 2 5 1 0 0 1 0 1 8 .217 .250 .261 .511 6 0 0
1951 33 4.9 Toronto IL AAA SLB 11 15 15 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .133 .133 .133 .267 2 0 0
1952 34 3.8 San Francisco PCL Opn 46 101 89 10 17 5 0 0 6 0 3 19 .191 .226 .247 .473 22 1 8
1953 35 4.6 San Francisco PCL Opn 42 98 83 8 13 1 0 0 4 0 9 25 .157 .239 .169 .408 14 0 0 6
1954 36 5.7 San Francisco PCL Opn 36 85 75 9 13 0 0 0 7 1 4 19 .173 .215 .173 .389 13 0 0 6 0
1955 37 7.5 Seattle PCL Opn 38 96 84 10 17 2 0 0 4 0 5 18 .202 .256 .226 .482 19 0 1 6 0
1956 38 9.7 Seattle PCL Opn CIN 30 83 69 4 12 0 0 1 4 0 4 20 .174 .216 .217 .434 15 1 0 9 1
1958 40 11.7 Portland PCL AAA CHC 32 73 65 6 12 3 1 0 6 0 6 15 .185 .254 .262 .515 17 0 0 2 0
1959 41 13.4 Fort Worth AA AAA CHC 5 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1960 42 14.1 2 Teams 1 Lg AAA LAD,MLN 32 74 68 6 16 1 1 0 5 0 0 6 16 .235 .297 .279 .577 19
1960 42 14.1 Spokane,Sacramento PCL AAA MLN,LAD 32 74 68 6 16 1 1 0 5 0 0 6 16 .235 .297 .279 .577 19
1960 42 14.1 Sacramento PCL AAA MLN
1960 42 14.1 Spokane PCL AAA LAD
1961 43 16.5 2 Teams 1 Lg AAA BOS,MLN 28 62 54 3 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 8 13 .148 .258 .148 .406 8
1961 43 16.5 Seattle,Vancouver PCL AAA MLN,BOS 28 62 54 3 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 8 13 .148 .258 .148 .406 8
1961 43 16.5 Vancouver PCL AAA MLN
1961 43 16.5 Seattle PCL AAA BOS
1962 44 17.1 Seattle PCL AAA BOS 20 42 36 1 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 9 .139 .162 .139 .301 5 0 5 0
1963 45 18.8 Seattle PCL AAA BOS 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
20 Seasons 565 1140 1025 86 178 20 3 1 54 1 0 62 225 .174 .222 .200 .422 205 2 2 50 1
Opn (5 seasons) Opn 192 463 400 41 72 8 0 1 25 1 25 101 .180 .231 .208 .439 83 1 2 35 1
C (1 season) C 12 27 27 3 0 0 0 .111 .111 .111 .222 3
B (1 season) B 36 73 73 10 1 0 0 .137 .137 .151 .288 11
A1 (1 season) A1 32 61 61 8 2 0 0 .131 .131 .164 .295 10
AA (3 seasons) AA 60 111 98 15 21 3 0 0 6 0 0 9 27 .214 .280 .245 .525 24 1 0 4
AAA (10 seasons) AAA 233 405 366 30 64 6 3 0 23 0 0 28 97 .175 .234 .202 .436 74 0 0 11 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
1940 22 Wenatchee WINT B NYY P 36 0.00
1941 23 Idaho Falls PION C NYY P 12 0.00
1942 24 2 Teams 2 Lgs A1-AA NYG P 38 0.00
1942 24 Oklahoma City TL A1 NYG P 32 0.00
1942 24 Portland PCL AA P 6 0.00
1944 26 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA NYY P 31 49 16 31 2 0 .959 1.52
1944 26 Newark IL AA NYY P 5 0.00
1944 26 Kansas City AA AA NYY P 26 49 16 31 2 0 .959 1.81
1945 27 Kansas City AA AA NYY P 17 26 4 21 1 1 .962 1.47
1946 28 Indianapolis AA AAA BSN P 6 0.00
1949 31 San Francisco PCL AAA P 41 70 21 48 1 3 .986 1.68
1950 32 San Francisco PCL AAA P 29 36 10 25 1 0 .972 1.21
1951 33 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA NYY,SLB P 30 41 14 25 2 1 .951 1.30
1951 33 Toronto IL AAA SLB P 10 18 9 8 1 1 .944 1.70
1951 33 San Francisco PCL AAA NYY P 20 23 5 17 1 0 .957 1.10
1952 34 San Francisco PCL Opn P 37 77 23 52 2 5 .974 2.03
1953 35 San Francisco PCL Opn P 37 74 25 48 1 3 .986 1.97
1954 36 San Francisco PCL Opn P 30 67 21 45 1 3 .985 2.20
1955 37 Seattle PCL Opn P 35 67 20 45 2 2 .970 1.86
1956 38 Seattle PCL Opn CIN P 29 60 18 42 0 2 1.000 2.07
1958 40 Portland PCL AAA CHC P 28 46 18 27 1 2 .978 1.61
1959 41 Fort Worth AA AAA CHC P 5 0.00
1962 44 Seattle PCL AAA BOS P 20 36 11 24 1 2 .972 1.75
17 Seasons 461 649 201 433 15 24 .977 1.38
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1940 22 Wenatchee Chiefs Western International League B NYY
1941 23 Idaho Falls Russets Pioneer League C NYY
1942 24 Portland Beavers Pacific Coast League AA
1942 24 Oklahoma City Indians Texas League A1 NYG
1943 25 Voluntarily Retired
1944 26 Kansas City Blues American Association AA NYY
1944 26 Newark Bears International League AA NYY
1945 27 Kansas City Blues American Association AA NYY
1945 27 Boston Braves National League MLB BSN 1
1946 28 Indianapolis Indians American Association AAA BSN
1946 28 Boston Braves National League MLB BSN 1
1947 29 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1
1948 30 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1
1949 31 San Francisco Seals Pacific Coast League AAA
1950 32 San Francisco Seals Pacific Coast League AAA
1950 32 Washington Senators American League MLB WSH 1 1950-07-04 1950-09-25
1951 33 San Francisco Seals Pacific Coast League AAA NYY
1951 33 Toronto Maple Leafs International League AAA SLB
1952 34 San Francisco Seals Pacific Coast League Opn
1953 35 San Francisco Seals Pacific Coast League Opn
1954 36 San Francisco Seals Pacific Coast League Opn
1955 37 Seattle Rainiers Pacific Coast League Opn
1956 38 Seattle Rainiers Pacific Coast League Opn CIN
1957 39 Chicago Cubs National League MLB CHC 1 1957-04-23 1957-09-02
1958 40 Portland Beavers Pacific Coast League AAA CHC
1958 40 Chicago Cubs National League MLB CHC 1 1958-09-23 1958-09-26
1959 41 Fort Worth Cats American Association AAA CHC
1959 41 Chicago Cubs National League MLB CHC 1 1959-04-15 1959-08-01
1960 42 Sacramento Solons Pacific Coast League AAA MLN 1
1960 42 Spokane Indians Pacific Coast League AAA LAD 2
1961 43 Vancouver Mounties Pacific Coast League AAA MLN 1
1961 43 Seattle Rainiers Pacific Coast League AAA BOS 2
1962 44 Seattle Rainiers Pacific Coast League AAA BOS
1963 45 Seattle Rainiers Pacific Coast League AAA BOS

Sabr ID: 093c5a3f

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