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Sammy Esposito

Samuel Esposito

Position: Shortstop
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 165 lb.

Born: December 15, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
High School: Fenger HS (Chicago, IL)
School: Indiana University-Bloomington (Bloomington, IN)

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Register 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
1952 20 -8.7 CHW AL MLB CHW 1 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
1953 21 -3.0 Waterloo IIIL B CHW 96 359 95 24 3 7 .265 .407 146
1955 23 -2.9 Memphis SOUA AA CHW 101 360 101 17 2 4 .281 .372 134
1955 23 -5.5 CHW AL MLB CHW 3 5 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0 0 0
1956 24 -4.4 CHW AL MLB CHW 81 234 184 30 42 8 2 3 25 1 2 41 19 .228 .371 .342 .714 63 4 2 5 2 0
1957 25 -3.7 CHW AL MLB CHW 94 223 176 26 36 3 0 2 15 5 1 38 27 .205 .344 .256 .600 45 6 0 8 1 0
1958 26 -2.5 CHW AL MLB CHW 98 97 81 16 20 3 0 0 3 1 1 12 6 .247 .358 .284 .642 23 1 2 2 0 1
1959 27 -1.8 CHW AL MLB CHW 69 81 66 12 11 1 0 1 5 0 1 11 16 .167 .282 .227 .509 15 1 0 3 1 1
1960 28 -0.5 CHW AL MLB CHW 57 88 77 14 14 5 0 1 11 0 0 10 20 .182 .273 .286 .558 22 3 0 0 1 1
1961 29 0.8 CHW AL MLB CHW 63 109 94 12 16 5 0 1 8 0 0 12 21 .170 .259 .255 .515 24 3 0 1 2 0
1962 30 2.2 CHW AL MLB CHW 75 100 81 14 19 1 0 0 4 0 1 17 13 .235 .367 .247 .614 20 3 0 2 0 1
1963 31 3.3 2 Teams AL MLB KCA-CHW 19 29 25 3 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 3 .200 .276 .240 .516 6 2 0 0 1 0
1963 31 3.3 CHW AL MLB CHW 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1963 31 3.3 KCA AL MLB KCA 18 29 25 3 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 3 .200 .276 .240 .516 6 2 0 0 1 0
MLB (10 seasons) MLB 560 970 792 130 164 27 2 8 73 7 7 145 127 .207 .330 .277 .606 219 23 4 21 8 4
Minors (2 seasons) Minors 197 719 719 196 41 5 11 .273 .389 280
All Levels (11 Seasons) 757 1689 1511 130 360 68 7 19 73 7 7 145 127 .238 .330 499 23 4 21 8 4
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1952 20 CHW AL MLB CHW SS 1 9.0 4 1 1 2 0 .500 2.00 2.00
1953 21 Waterloo IIIL B CHW SS 96 478 150 307 21 .956 4.76
1955 23 CHW AL MLB CHW 3B 2 11.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.82 0.50
1956 24 CHW AL MLB CHW 2B 3 9.0 4 2 2 0 1 1.000 4.00 1.33
1956 24 CHW AL MLB CHW 3B 61 417.0 156 41 109 6 17 .962 3.24 2.46
1956 24 CHW AL MLB CHW SS 19 48.0 30 9 21 0 1 1.000 5.62 1.58
1957 25 CHW AL MLB CHW 2B 4 9.0 8 4 3 1 1 .875 7.00 1.75
1957 25 CHW AL MLB CHW 3B 53 347.0 150 52 92 6 10 .960 3.73 2.72
1957 25 CHW AL MLB CHW CF 1
1957 25 CHW AL MLB CHW OF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1957 25 CHW AL MLB CHW SS 22 156.0 104 28 73 3 12 .971 5.83 4.59
1958 26 CHW AL MLB CHW 2B 2 8.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.12 0.50
1958 26 CHW AL MLB CHW 3B 63 172.0 47 11 35 1 2 .979 2.41 0.73
1958 26 CHW AL MLB CHW LF 1
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1958 26 CHW AL MLB CHW OF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1958 26 CHW AL MLB CHW SS 22 118.0 71 24 43 4 7 .944 5.11 3.05
1959 27 CHW AL MLB CHW 2B 2 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1959 27 CHW AL MLB CHW 3B 45 128.0 48 22 25 1 1 .979 3.30 1.04
1959 27 CHW AL MLB CHW SS 14 87.0 50 17 32 1 5 .980 5.07 3.50
1960 28 CHW AL MLB CHW 2B 5 14.0 8 3 4 1 0 .875 4.50 1.40
1960 28 CHW AL MLB CHW 3B 37 177.0 56 12 40 4 4 .929 2.64 1.41
1960 28 CHW AL MLB CHW SS 11 36.0 9 2 7 0 1 1.000 2.25 0.82
1961 29 CHW AL MLB CHW 2B 11 64.0 39 23 16 0 3 1.000 5.48 3.55
1961 29 CHW AL MLB CHW 3B 28 97.0 41 10 30 1 5 .976 3.71 1.43
1961 29 CHW AL MLB CHW SS 20 118.0 59 18 39 2 3 .966 4.35 2.85
1962 30 CHW AL MLB CHW 2B 7 23.0 13 3 9 1 1 .923 4.70 1.71
1962 30 CHW AL MLB CHW 3B 41 108.0 26 6 16 4 1 .846 1.83 0.54
1962 30 CHW AL MLB CHW SS 20 141.0 69 20 47 2 5 .971 4.28 3.35
1963 31 KCA AL MLB KCA 2B 7 34.0 8 2 6 0 1 1.000 2.12 1.14
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1963 31 KCA AL MLB KCA 3B 3 22.0 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 1.64 1.33
1963 31 KCA AL MLB KCA SS 4 22.0 12 4 6 2 1 .833 4.09 2.50
MLB (8 seasons) MLB 2B 41 163.0 81 38 40 3 7 .963 4.31 1.90
MLB (9 seasons) MLB 3B 333 1479.0 529 156 350 23 40 .957 3.08 1.52
MLB (2 seasons) MLB OF 2 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
MLB (9 seasons) MLB SS 133 735.0 408 123 269 16 35 .961 4.80 2.95
All Levels (8 Seasons) 2B 41 163.0 81 38 40 3 7 .963 4.31 1.90
All Levels (9 Seasons) 3B 333 1479.0 529 156 350 23 40 .957 3.08 1.52
All Levels (2 Seasons) OF 2 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
All Levels (10 Seasons) SS 229 735.0 886 273 576 37 35 .958 4.80 3.71
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1952 20 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1952-09-28 1952-09-28
1953 21 Waterloo White Hawks Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B
1954 22 Military Service
1955 23 Memphis Chickasaws Southern Association AA
1955 23 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1955-05-26 1955-09-25
1956 24 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1956-04-20 1956-09-30
1957 25 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1957-04-21 1957-09-29
1958 26 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1958-04-15 1958-09-28
1959 27 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1959-04-10 1959-09-27
1960 28 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1960-04-25 1960-10-02
1961 29 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1961-04-28 1961-09-30
1962 30 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1962-04-10 1962-09-30
1963 31 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 1963-04-16 1963-04-16
1963 31 Kansas City Athletics American League MLB 2 1963-06-02 1963-08-23

Sabr ID: 1672f8f5

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