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Jake Thies    \TEEZ\

Vernon Arthur Thies

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 170 lb.

Born: April 1, 1926 in St. Louis, MO
School: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL) (All Transactions)
Debut: April 24, 1954 (Age 28.023, 8,729th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1954 season [*]
Team: Pirates 1954-1955

Last Game: April 17, 1955 (Age 29.016)
Died: February 10, 2013 in Florissant, MO
Cremated
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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
1954 28 PIT NL 3 9 .250 3.87 33 18 7 3 1 0 130.1 120 70 56 13 49 57 3 0 2 559 108 4.02 1.297 8.3 0.9 3.4 3.9 1.16
1955 29 PIT NL 0 1 .000 4.91 1 1 0 0 0 0 3.2 5 5 2 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 20 92 5.64 2.182 12.3 0.0 7.4 0.0 0.00
2 Yrs 3 10 .231 3.90 34 19 7 3 1 0 134.0 125 75 58 13 52 1 57 4 0 2 579 107 4.06 1.321 8.4 0.9 3.5 3.8 1.10
162 Game Avg. 4 13 .231 3.90 44 24 9 4 1 0 172 160 96 74 17 67 73 5 0 3 743 107 4.06 1.321 8.4 0.9 3.5 3.8 1.10
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
1954 28 PIT NL 130.2 33 18 70 4.82 4.75 -0.23 0.00 102.5 5.10 5 0.5 1.1 -0.1 1.7 18 .514 .503
1955 29 PIT NL 3.2 1 1 5 12.27 5.47 -0.35 0.00 102.0 5.93 -3 -0.2 -0.0 -0.2 -2 .292 .499
2 Seasons 134.1 34 19 75 5.02 4.77 -0.23 0.00 102.5 5.12 2 0.3 1.1 -0.1 1.6 16 .508 .503

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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
1954 28 PIT NL 33 40 33 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 11 .030 .158 .030 .188 -47 1 0 0 2 0 1
1955 29 PIT NL 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0 /1
2 Yrs 34 41 33 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 11 .030 .179 .030 .210 -40 1 0 0 2 0 0
162 Game Avg. 162 195 157 10 5 0 0 0 10 0 0 29 52 .030 .179 .030 .210 -40 5 0 0 10 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
1954 28 PIT NL 33 40 -8 -0 0 0 5 -3 -0.3 0 -3 -0.3 .491 .498 -0.3 -0.0 -3 1
1955 29 PIT NL 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .540 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /1
2 Seasons 34 41 -7 -0 0 0 5 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .493 .498 -0.2 -0.0 -2

Standard Fielding

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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
1954 PIT NL 28 P 33 18 3 130.1 36 8 24 4 2 .889 2.21 0.97 .960 2.07 2.06 4 3 43% 45% 1
1955 PIT NL 29 P 1 1 0 3.2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 1.96 2.00 0 1 100% 44% 0
2 Seasons P 34 19 3 134.0 36 8 24 4 2 .889 2.15 0.94 .960 2.07 2.06 4 4 50% 44% 1
2 Seasons TOT 34 19 3 134.0 36 8 24 4 2 .889 2.15 0.94 .960 2.07 2.06 4 4 50% 44% 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

Errors Committed as P s c a p y
1954 NL  4 (1st)

                                         

Transactions

  • Before 1950 Season: Sent from Chanute (Kansas-Oklahoma-Missouri) to the Pittsburgh Pirates in an unknown transaction.
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Name and misspellings: Vernon Arthur Jake Thies

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