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Grover Powell

Grover David Powell

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: October 10, 1940 in Sayre, PA
High School: Wyalusing Valley HS (Wyalusing Valley, PA)
School: University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
Signed
by the New York Mets as an amateur free agent in 1962. (All Transactions)
Debut: July 13, 1963 (Age 22.276)
Team: Mets 1963

Final Game: September 29, 1963 (Age 22.354)
Died: May 21, 1985 in Raleigh, NC
Buried: Camptown Cemetery, Wyalusing, PA
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Standard Pitching

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Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W Awards
1963 22 NYM NL 1 1 .500 2.72 20 4 10 1 1 0 49.2 37 23 15 2 32 0 39 1 0 9 218 128 3.43 1.389 6.7 0.4 5.8 7.1 1.22
1 Yr 1 1 .500 2.72 20 4 10 1 1 0 49.2 37 23 15 2 32 0 39 1 0 9 218 128 3.43 1.389 6.7 0.4 5.8 7.1 1.22
162 Game Avg. 3 3 .500 2.72 57 11 28 3 3 0 141 105 65 43 6 91 0 111 3 0 26 618 128 3.43 1.389 6.7 0.4 5.8 7.1 1.22
Hold your mouse over the values in the Saves, ERA, or FIP columns for additional information.

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
1963 22 NYM NL 49.2 20 4 23 4.17 3.85 -0.41 -0.07 103.9 4.36 1 0.1 .1 -0.1 0.5 5 .503 .500
1 Season 49.2 20 4 23 4.17 3.85 -0.41 -0.07 103.9 4.36 1 0.1 .1 -0.1 0.5 5 .503 .500

Standard Batting

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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
1963 22 NYM NL 20 12 10 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .200 .333 .200 .533 58 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
1 Yr 20 12 10 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 .200 .333 .200 .533 58 2 0 0 0 0 0
162 Game Avg. 162 97 81 8 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 24 .200 .333 .200 .533 58 16 0 0 0 0 0

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
1963 22 NYM NL 20 12 -1 -0 0 0 1 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .506 .501 0.1 0.0 1 1
1 Season 20 12 -1 -0 0 0 1 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .506 .501 0.1 0.0 1

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Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Awards
1963 NYM NL 22 P 20 4 1 49.2 16 7 7 2 1 .875 2.54 0.70 .951 2.07 2.06 2 0 0% 42% 1
1 Season P 20 4 1 49.2 16 7 7 2 1 .875 2.54 0.70 .951 2.07 2.06 2 0 0% 42% 1
1 Season TOT 20 4 1 49.2 16 7 7 2 1 .875 2.54 0.70 .951 2.07 2.06 2 0 0% 42% 1
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

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Wild Pitches s c a p y
1963 NL  9 (9th)

                                         

Transactions

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Name and misspellings: Grover David Grover Powell

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