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John Fischer

John Fischer

Positions: Pitcher and First Baseman
Bats: Unknown, Throws: Unknown

Born: August, 1855 in Philadelphia, PA (All Transactions)
Debut: July 17, 1884 (Age 28)
Teams (by GP): Keystones/Bisons 1884-1885

Final Game: August 6, 1885 (Age 30)
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Standard Pitching

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Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% ERA FIP G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W Awards
1884 28 PHK UA 1 7 .125 3.57 2.64 8 8 0 8 0 0 70.2 76 49 28 0 13 42 0 15 309 81 1.259 9.7 0.0 1.7 5.3 3.23
1885 29 BUF NL 0 1 .000 5.00 2.66 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 10 9 5 0 2 4 0 2 41 63 1.333 10.0 0.0 2.0 4.0 2.00
2 Yrs 1 8 .111 3.73 2.64 9 9 0 9 0 0 79.2 86 58 33 0 15 46 0 17 350 78 1.268 9.7 0.0 1.7 5.2 3.07
162 Game Avg. 4 30 .111 3.73 2.64 34 34 0 34 0 0 301 325 219 125 0 57 174 0 64 1322 78 1.268 9.7 0.0 1.7 5.2 3.07
BUF (1 yr) 0 1 .000 5.00 2.66 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 10 9 5 0 2 4 0 2 41 63 1.333 10.0 0.0 2.0 4.0 2.00
PHK (1 yr) 1 7 .125 3.57 2.64 8 8 0 8 0 0 70.2 76 49 28 0 13 42 0 15 309 81 1.259 9.7 0.0 1.7 5.3 3.23

Player Value--Pitchers

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Awards
1884 28 PHK UA 70.2 8 8 49 6.24 5.59 -1.29 0.00 94.0 6.47 2 0.2 -0.1 0.0 1 .521 .501
1885 29 BUF NL 9.0 1 1 9 9.00 5.03 -0.69 0.00 105.0 6.00 -3 -0.2 -0.0 -0.1 -2 .286 .499
2 Seasons 79.2 9 9 58 6.55 5.53 -1.22 0.00 95.2 6.42 -1 -0.0 -0.2 -0.1 -1 .495 .501
BUF (1 yr) 9.0 1 1 9 9.00 5.03 -0.69 0.00 105.0 6.00 -3 -0.2 -0.0 -0.1 -2 .286 .499
PHK (1 yr) 70.2 8 8 49 6.24 5.59 -1.29 0.00 94.0 6.47 2 0.2 -0.1 0.0 1 .521 .501

Standard Batting

More Stats

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
1884 28 PHK UA 10 39 36 7 8 2 0 0 3 .222 .282 .278 .560 96 10 /13
1885 29 BUF NL 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 /1
2 Yrs 11 43 40 7 8 2 0 0 0 3 0 .200 .256 .250 .506 76 10
162 Game Avg. 162 633 589 103 118 29 0 0 0 44 .200 .256 .250 .506 76 147
BUF (1 yr) 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0
PHK (1 yr) 10 39 36 7 8 2 0 0 3 .222 .282 .278 .560 96 10

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
1884 28 PHK UA 10 39 0 0 0 -2 1 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .496 .500 0.1 -0.2 2 /13
1885 29 BUF NL 1 4 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .437 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 /1
2 Seasons 11 43 -1 0 0 -2 1 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .491 .500 0.1 -0.2 1
BUF (1 yr) 1 4 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .437 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1
PHK (1 yr) 10 39 0 0 0 -2 1 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .496 .500 0.1 -0.2 2

Standard Fielding

More Stats

Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
1884 PHK UA 28 P 8 70.2 27 3 15 9 0 .667 2.29 2.25 .844 2.57 2.48
1884 PHK UA 28 1B 2 26 20 0 6 1 .769 10.00 .950 10.20
1885 BUF NL 29 P 1 9.0 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 4.00 4.00 .900 2.40 2.40
2 Seasons P 9 79.2 31 4 18 9 0 .710 2.49 2.44 .851 2.55 2.47
1 Season 1B 2 26 20 0 6 1 .769 10.00 .950 10.20
2 Seasons TOT 11 79.2 57 24 18 15 1 .737 2.49 3.82 .896 2.55 3.87
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

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