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Buster Brown

Charles Edward Brown (Yank)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 180 lb.

Born: August 31, 1881 in Boone, IA
School: Iowa State University (Ames, IA)(All Transactions)
Debut: June 22, 1905 (Age 23)
Teams (by GP): Doves/Cardinals/Rustlers/Braves/Phillies 1905-1913

Final Game: April 26, 1913 (Age 31)
Died: February 9, 1914 in Sioux City, IA
Buried: Onawa Cemetery, Onawa, IA
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Standard Batting

Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
1905 23 STL NL 23 66 65 3 6 0 3 0 1 0 1 23 .092 .106 .185 .291 -13 12 0 0 1
1906 24 STL NL 32 95 85 4 14 3 0 1 4 0 4 23 .165 .202 .235 .438 39 20 0 6 1
1907 25 TOT NL 30 81 79 8 17 3 3 0 7 0 1 14 .215 .225 .329 .554 75 26 0 1 1
1907 25 STL NL 9 27 26 1 7 1 1 0 1 0 0 4 .269 .269 .385 .654 108 10 0 1 /1
1907 25 PHI NL 21 54 53 7 10 2 2 0 6 0 1 10 .189 .204 .302 .506 60 16 0 0 1
1908 26 PHI NL 4 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .200 .200 .200 .400 26 1 0 0 /1
1909 27 TOT NL 25 59 57 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 .123 .153 .123 .275 -16 7 1 0 1
1909 27 PHI NL 7 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 /1
1909 27 BSN NL 18 50 48 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 .146 .180 .146 .326 -0 7 1 0 1
1910 28 BSN NL 46 89 81 6 16 3 1 1 3 0 3 21 .198 .226 .296 .522 50 24 0 5 1
1911 29 BSN NL 42 91 84 6 21 7 0 1 5 0 4 24 .250 .284 .369 .653 78 31 0 3 1
1912 30 BSN NL 31 64 61 6 13 7 0 0 3 0 2 18 .213 .238 .328 .566 54 20 0 1 1
1913 31 BSN NL 2 7 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .286 .000 .286 -15 0 0 0 /1
9 Yrs 235 557 522 38 95 23 7 3 23 0 0 18 139 .182 .211 .270 .481 42 141 1 16
162 Game Avg. 162 384 360 26 65 16 5 2 16 0 12 96 .182 .211 .270 .481 42 97 1 11
BSN (5 yrs) 139 301 279 23 57 17 1 2 11 0 0 12 73 .204 .240 .294 .534 51 82 1 9
PHI (3 yrs) 32 68 67 7 11 2 2 0 6 0 1 16 .164 .176 .254 .430 35 17 0 0
STL (3 yrs) 64 188 176 8 27 4 4 1 6 0 5 50 .153 .177 .239 .415 29 42 0 7

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
1905 23 STL NL 23 66 -9 0 0 0 5 -4 -0.5 0 -4 -0.5 .480 .497 -0.5 0.0 -4 1
1906 24 STL NL 32 95 -6 0 0 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .501 .500 0.0 -0.0 0 1
1907 25 STL NL 9 27 0 0 0 0 2 2 0.2 0 2 0.2 .525 .501 0.2 0.0 2 /1
1907 25 PHI NL 21 54 -3 0 0 0 4 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .507 .501 0.1 -0.0 1 1
1908 26 PHI NL 4 5 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .496 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 /1
1909 27 PHI NL 7 9 -2 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.2 0 -1 -0.2 .478 .499 -0.2 0.0 -1 /1
1909 27 BSN NL 18 50 -5 0 0 0 4 -1 -0.2 0 -1 -0.2 .491 .499 -0.2 0.0 -1 1
1910 28 BSN NL 46 89 -6 0 0 0 6 0 0.1 0 0 0.1 .501 .500 0.0 0.0 0 1
1911 29 BSN NL 42 91 -4 0 0 0 8 5 0.4 0 5 0.4 .511 .503 0.5 -0.0 5 1
1912 30 BSN NL 31 64 -5 0 0 0 5 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .502 .500 0.1 -0.0 1 1
1913 31 BSN NL 2 7 -1 0 0 0 1 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .497 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 /1
9 Seasons 235 557 -40 1 0 0 41 2 0.1 0 2 0.1 .501 .500 0.2 -0.0 2
BSN (5 yrs) 139 301 -20 1 0 0 24 4 0.4 0 4 0.4 .503 .501 0.4 -0.0 4
PHI (3 yrs) 32 68 -5 0 0 0 5 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .499 .500 -0.0 -0.0 -0
STL (3 yrs) 64 188 -15 0 0 0 13 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .497 .499 -0.2 0.0 -2

Advanced Batting

Year Age Tm Lg PA Outs RC RC/G AIR BAbip BA lgBA OBP lgOBP SLG lgSLG OPS lgOPS OPS+ OWn% BtRuns BtWins TotA SecA ISO PwrSpd
1905 23 STL NL 66 59 1 0.4 81 .143 .092 .261 .106 .322 .185 .341 .291 .663 -13 .023 -9.5 -1.1 .220 .108 .092
1906 24 STL NL 95 77 4 1.4 73 .213 .165 .248 .202 .314 .235 .316 .438 .631 39 .179 -6.2 -0.8 .338 .118 .071 .0
1907 25 TOT NL 81 63 6 2.5 73 .262 .215 .249 .225 .315 .329 .317 .554 .631 75 .410 -3.0 -0.4 .435 .127 .114
1907 25 STL NL 27 20 3 4.0 72 .318 .269 .248 .269 .313 .385 .315 .654 .628 108 .615 -0.1 -0.0 .526 .115 .115
1907 25 PHI NL 54 43 3 1.8 74 .233 .189 .250 .204 .315 .302 .318 .506 .633 60 .283 -2.9 -0.4 .395 .132 .113
1908 26 PHI NL 5 4 0 0.0 74 .500 .200 .250 .200 .312 .200 .322 .400 .634 26 .000 -0.4 -0.1 .250 .000 .000
1909 27 TOT NL 59 50 1 0.5 79 .152 .123 .256 .153 .324 .123 .330 .275 .654 -16 .036 -8.0 -1.0 .180 .018 .000
1909 27 PHI NL 9 9 0 0.0 77 .000 .000 .252 .000 .320 .000 .325 .000 .645 -100 .000 -2.1 -0.2 .000 .000 .000
1909 27 BSN NL 50 41 1 0.7 80 .175 .146 .256 .180 .325 .146 .331 .326 .656 -0 .052 -5.8 -0.7 .220 .021 .000
1910 28 BSN NL 89 70 5 1.9 90 .254 .198 .266 .226 .341 .296 .353 .522 .694 50 .233 -5.8 -0.6 .415 .136 .099 .0
1911 29 BSN NL 91 66 9 3.6 100 .339 .250 .275 .284 .354 .369 .379 .653 .733 78 .460 -2.8 -0.3 .556 .167 .119 .0
1912 30 BSN NL 64 49 5 2.7 100 .302 .213 .280 .238 .350 .328 .382 .566 .732 54 .306 -3.9 -0.4 .458 .148 .115
1913 31 BSN NL 7 5 0 0.0 91 .000 .000 .270 .286 .334 .000 .367 .286 .701 -15 .000 -0.6 -0.1 .400 .400 .000
9 Yrs 557 443 31 1.9 85 .242 .182 .262 .211 .331 .270 .345 .481 .676 42 .237 -40.4 -4.6 .375 .123 .088 .0
162 Game Avg. 384 305 21 1.9 85 .242 .182 .262 .211 .331 .270 .345 .481 .676 42 .237 -40.4 -4.6 .375 .123 .088
BSN (5 yrs) 301 231 20 2.3 94 .270 .204 .270 .240 .344 .294 .364 .534 .707 51 .287 -19.1 -2.1 .428 .133 .090 .0
PHI (3 yrs) 68 56 3 1.4 74 .216 .164 .250 .176 .316 .254 .319 .430 .635 35 .195 -5.5 -0.7 .321 .104 .090
STL (3 yrs) 188 156 8 1.4 76 .208 .153 .253 .177 .317 .239 .325 .415 .642 29 .167 -15.8 -1.9 .315 .114 .085 .0

Ratio Batting*

Year Age Tm Lg PA HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% SO/W AB/SO AB/HR AB/RBI GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB
1905 23 STL NL 66 0.0% 34.9% 1.5% 4.6% 50% 23.00 2.8 65.0 64%
1906 24 STL NL 95 1.1% 24.2% 4.2% 4.2% 29% 5.75 3.7 85.0 21.3 64%
1907 25 TOT NL 81 0.0% 17.3% 1.2% 7.4% 35% 14.00 5.6 11.3 80%
1907 25 STL NL 27 0.0% 14.8% 0.0% 7.4% 29% 6.5 26.0 81%
1907 25 PHI NL 54 0.0% 18.5% 1.9% 7.4% 40% 10.00 5.3 8.8 80%
1908 26 PHI NL 5 0.0% 60.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0% 1.7 40%
1909 27 TOT NL 59 0.0% 18.6% 1.7% 0.0% 0% 11.00 5.2 78%
1909 27 PHI NL 9 0.0% 33.3% 0.0% 0.0% 3.0 67%
1909 27 BSN NL 50 0.0% 16.0% 2.0% 0.0% 0% 8.00 6.0 80%
1910 28 BSN NL 89 1.1% 23.6% 3.4% 5.6% 31% 7.00 3.9 81.0 27.0 66%
1911 29 BSN NL 91 1.1% 26.4% 4.4% 8.8% 38% 6.00 3.5 84.0 16.8 65%
1912 30 BSN NL 64 0.0% 28.1% 3.1% 10.9% 54% 9.00 3.4 20.3 67%
1913 31 BSN NL 7 0.0% 28.6% 28.6% 0.0% 1.00 2.5 43%
9 Yrs 557 0.5% 25.0% 3.2% 5.9% 35% 7.72 3.8 174.0 22.7 68%
MLB Averages 0.4% 10.3% 7.4% 4.7% 21% 1.38 8.7 231.5 10.3 78%

Cumulative Batting

Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1905 23 23 66 65 3 6 0 3 0 1 0 1 23 .092 .106 .185 .291 -13 12 0 0
1906 24 55 161 150 7 20 3 3 1 5 0 5 46 .133 .161 .213 .375 16 32 0 6
1907 25 85 242 229 15 37 6 6 1 12 0 6 60 .162 .183 .253 .436 36 58 0 7
1908 26 89 247 234 15 38 6 6 1 12 0 6 63 .162 .183 .252 .435 36 59 0 7
1909 27 114 306 291 19 45 6 6 1 12 0 7 74 .155 .177 .227 .404 26 66 1 7
1910 28 160 395 372 25 61 9 7 2 15 0 10 95 .164 .188 .242 .430 31 90 1 12
1911 29 202 486 456 31 82 16 7 3 20 0 14 119 .180 .206 .265 .471 41 121 1 15
1912 30 233 550 517 37 95 23 7 3 23 0 16 137 .184 .210 .273 .482 42 141 1 16
1913 31 235 557 522 38 95 23 7 3 23 0 0 18 139 .182 .211 .270 .481 42 141 1 16

Neutralized Batting

Change to: Default / 750 Runs / 1968 Dodgers / 2000 Rockies or

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 716 total runs (4.42 R/G)
How this works
Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS RC Gact
1905 23 24 69 68 2 6 0 3 0 1 0 1 24 .088 .101 .176 .278 1 23
1906 24 34 103 92 5 17 4 0 1 5 0 5 24 .185 .227 .261 .488 5 32
1907 25 32 88 86 11 21 4 4 0 10 0 1 15 .244 .253 .384 .637 8 30
1908 26 4 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 4
1909 27 26 61 59 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 .119 .148 .119 .266 1 25
1910 28 48 94 86 7 18 3 1 1 3 0 3 22 .209 .236 .302 .538 6 46
1911 29 44 93 86 6 21 7 0 1 5 0 4 25 .244 .278 .360 .638 8 42
1912 30 33 68 65 7 14 8 0 0 3 0 2 19 .215 .239 .338 .577 5 31
1913 31 2 7 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .286 .000 .286 0 2
9 Yrs 247 588 552 43 104 26 8 3 27 0 19 145 .188 .217 .281 .498 34 235
162 Game Avg. 162 386 362 28 68 17 5 2 18 0 12 95 .188 .217 .281 .498 22 235

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Name and misspellings: Charles Buster Edward Yank Brown

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