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Jim Gentile    \jen-TEEL\

James Edward Gentile (Diamond Jim)

Position: First Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 210 lb.

Born: June 3, 1934 in San Francisco, California, United States
High School: Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory (San Francisco, CA)

Major League Stats


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 18 -4.7 Santa Barbara CALL C BRO 39 96 16 2 0 3 .167 .281 27
1953 19 -6.0 Pueblo WL A BRO 156 537 145 25 4 34 .270 .521 280
1954 20 -5.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA BRO 161 582 582 173 33 5 34 .297 .546 318
1954 20 -5.2 Pueblo WL A BRO 127 462 145 27 5 26 .314 .563 260
1954 20 -6.3 Mobile SOUA AA BRO 34 120 28 6 0 8 .233 .483 58
1955 21 -4.9 Mobile SOUA AA BRO 153 535 155 25 5 28 .290 .512 274
1956 22 -4.6 Fort Worth TL AA BRO 152 651 538 108 159 29 5 40 115 6 3 104 108 .296 .412 .591 1.003 318 5 1 3
1957 23 -5.3 Montreal IL AAA BRO 152 588 506 64 139 28 1 24 90 0 73 93 .275 .370 .476 .846 241 5 1 3
1957 23 -5.3 BRO NL MLB BRO 4 7 6 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 .167 .286 .667 .952 4 0 0 0 0 0
1958 24 -4.3 Spokane PCL AAA LAD 139 555 486 58 121 29 3 18 62 0 61 94 .249 .338 .432 .770 210 4 5 1 2
1958 24 -4.2 LAD NL MLB LAD 12 34 30 0 4 1 0 0 4 0 0 4 6 .133 .235 .167 .402 5 1 0 0 0 1
1959 25 -2.6 St. Paul AA AAA LAD 151 622 531 80 153 26 6 27 87 2 84 83 .288 .389 .512 .901 272 5 0 2 16
1960 26 -2.5 BAL AL MLB BAL 138 464 384 67 112 17 0 21 98 0 0 68 72 .292 .403 .500 .903 192 8 7 0 5 5
1961 27 -1.2 BAL AL MLB BAL 148 601 486 96 147 25 2 46 141 1 1 96 106 .302 .423 .646 1.069 314 12 11 0 8 5
1962 28 0.2 BAL AL MLB BAL 152 639 545 80 137 21 1 33 87 1 0 77 100 .251 .346 .475 .821 259 13 7 0 10 16
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
1963 29 1.3 BAL AL MLB BAL 145 582 496 65 123 16 1 24 72 1 0 76 101 .248 .353 .429 .782 213 14 6 1 3 9
1964 30 2.5 KCA AL MLB KCA 136 533 439 71 110 10 0 28 71 0 0 84 122 .251 .372 .465 .837 204 9 4 1 5 6
1965 31 3.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB HOU-KCA 119 397 345 36 84 16 1 17 53 0 0 43 98 .243 .337 .443 .780 153 8 6 2 1 8
1965 31 3.7 KCA AL MLB KCA 38 128 118 14 29 5 0 10 22 0 0 9 26 .246 .305 .542 .847 64 3 1 0 0 1
1965 31 3.6 HOU NL MLB HOU 81 269 227 22 55 11 1 7 31 0 0 34 72 .242 .352 .392 .744 89 5 5 2 1 7
1966 32 4.7 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB HOU-CLE 82 222 191 18 41 7 1 9 22 0 0 26 57 .215 .321 .403 .724 77 4 4 1 0 4
1966 32 5.9 Oklahoma City PCL AAA HOU 30 103 75 16 20 2 1 8 19 1 0 24 23 .267 .447 .640 1.087 48 2 0 2
1966 32 4.7 HOU NL MLB HOU 49 170 144 16 35 6 1 7 18 0 0 21 39 .243 .355 .444 .799 64 3 4 1 0 3
1966 32 4.8 CLE AL MLB CLE 33 52 47 2 6 1 0 2 4 0 0 5 18 .128 .212 .277 .488 13 1 0 0 0 1
1967 33 6.4 San Diego PCL AAA PHI 99 386 297 47 70 13 1 21 54 0 0 81 81 .236 .405 .498 .904 148 5 1 2
1968 34 7.6 San Diego PCL AAA PHI 78 218 178 18 33 2 0 8 22 0 1 37 51 .185 .330 .331 .662 59 2 0 1
1969 35 8.3 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 65 102 86 7 22 1 0 8 16 0 0 16 23 .256 .373 .547 .919 47 1 0 0 0 8
MLB (9 seasons) MLB 936 3479 2922 434 759 113 6 179 549 3 1 475 663 .260 .368 .486 .854 1421 69 45 5 32 54
Minors (11 seasons) Minors 1310 4873 4361 391 1184 214 31 245 449 9 4 464 533 .271 .503 2195 4 29 4 15 16
All Levels (18 Seasons) 2311 8454 7369 832 1965 328 37 432 1014 12 5 955 1219 .267 .497 3663 74 74 9 47 78
A (2 seasons) Minors 283 999 999 290 52 9 60 .290 .541 540
AA (3 seasons) Minors 339 1306 1193 108 342 60 10 76 115 6 3 104 108 .287 .545 650 5 1 3
AAA (6 seasons) Minors 649 2472 2073 283 536 100 12 106 334 3 1 360 425 .259 .373 .472 .844 978 4 24 3 12 16
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1952 18 -4.2 Santa Barbara CALL C BRO 2 6 .250 3.65 5.01 14 7 79.0 77 44 32 57 1.696 8.8 6.5
1968 34 7.9 San Diego PCL AAA PHI 0 0 9.00 9.00 1 0 0 0 2.0 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.500 13.5 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
All Levels (2 Seasons) 2 6 .250 3.78 5.11 15 7 0 0 81.0 80 46 34 0 59 0 0 0 0 0 1.716 8.9 6.6
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
1953 19 Pueblo WL A BRO 1B 154 1288 1189 71 28 .978 8.18
1956 22 Fort Worth TL AA BRO 1B 150 1304 1232 50 22 121 .983 8.55
1957 23 Montreal IL AAA BRO 1B 148 1319 1209 93 17 114 .987 8.80
1957 23 BRO NL MLB BRO 1B 2 10.0 14 14 0 0 3 1.000 12.60 7.00
1958 24 Spokane PCL AAA LAD 1B 133 1272 1156 100 16 106 .987 9.44
1958 24 LAD NL MLB LAD 1B 8 56.0 53 50 2 1 9 .981 8.36 6.50
1959 25 St. Paul AA AAA LAD 1B 147 1471 1319 130 22 140 .985 9.86
1960 26 BAL AL MLB BAL 1B 124 897.0 944 885 52 7 98 .993 9.40 7.56
1961 27 BAL AL MLB BAL 1B 144 1225.0 1323 1209 100 14 129 .989 9.62 9.09
1962 28 BAL AL MLB BAL 1B 150 1315.0 1351 1214 121 16 121 .988 9.14 8.90
1963 29 BAL AL MLB BAL 1B 143 1232.0 1301 1185 110 6 122 .995 9.46 9.06
1964 30 KCA AL MLB KCA 1B 128 1100.0 1115 1018 84 13 92 .988 9.02 8.61
1965 31 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB HOU-KCA 1B 103 798.0 852 783 60 9 65 .989 9.51 8.18
1965 31 KCA AL MLB KCA 1B 35 257.0 261 239 17 5 24 .981 8.96 7.31
1965 31 HOU NL MLB HOU 1B 68 541.0 591 544 43 4 41 .993 9.77 8.63
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
1966 32 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB HOU-CLE 1B 52 414.0 409 367 35 7 32 .983 8.74 7.73
1966 32 Oklahoma City PCL AAA HOU 1B 25 222 207 11 4 19 .982 8.72
1966 32 HOU NL MLB HOU 1B 43 352.0 355 321 30 4 28 .989 8.97 8.16
1966 32 CLE AL MLB CLE 1B 9 62.0 54 46 5 3 4 .944 7.40 5.67
1967 33 San Diego PCL AAA PHI 1B 92 865 807 48 10 77 .988 9.29
1968 34 San Diego PCL AAA PHI 1B 51 424 395 23 6 36 .986 8.20
1968 34 San Diego PCL AAA PHI P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
1969 35 Kintetsu JPPL Fgn 1B 20
MLB (9 seasons) MLB 1B 854 7047.0 7362 6725 564 73 671 .990 9.31 8.54
Minors (8 seasons) Minors 1B 900 8165 7514 526 125 613 .985 8.93
All Levels (15 Seasons) 1B 1774 7047.0 15527 14239 1090 198 1284
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
2002 68 Fort Worth CENL Ind 1 of 2 96 36 60 .375
2004 70 Mid-Missouri FRON Ind 1 of 2 94 28 66 .298
2005 71 Mid-Missouri FRON Ind 1 of 1 94 31 63 .330
3 Seasons 284 95 189 .335

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Sabr ID: a8cc159b

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