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Russ Meyer

Russell Charles Meyer (Rowdy or The Mad Monk)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: October 25, 1923 in Peru, Illinois, United States
Died: November 16, 1997 in Oglesby, Illinois, United States
School: Western Illinois University (Macomb, IL)

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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
1942 18 -3.2 Superior NORL C CHW 7 8 .467 4.21 5.43 32 184.0 193 111 86 67 1.413 9.4 3.3
1944 20 -7.7 Nashville SOUA A1 CHC 9 12 .429 5.30 6.53 38 14 146.0 187 106 86 70 1.760 11.5 4.3
1945 21 -6.6 Nashville SOUA A1 CHC 11 13 .458 4.43 5.31 34 26 183.0 203 108 90 0 62 1.448 10.0 0.0 3.0
1946 22 -5.2 Nashville SOUA AA CHC 13 8 .619 3.53 4.76 48 18 191.0 190 101 75 91 1.471 9.0 4.3
1946 22 -7.6 CHC NL MLB CHC 0 0 3.18 3.71 4 1 1 0 0 1 17.0 21 7 6 2 10 10 0 0 1 78 1.824 11.1 1.1 5.3 5.3 1.00
1947 23 -6.2 CHC NL MLB CHC 3 2 .600 3.40 3.40 23 2 9 1 0 0 45.0 43 17 17 4 14 22 1 0 2 185 1.267 8.6 0.8 2.8 4.4 1.57
1948 24 -4.9 CHC NL MLB CHC 10 10 .500 3.66 4.10 29 26 2 8 3 0 164.2 157 75 67 7 77 89 1 1 3 702 1.421 8.6 0.4 4.2 4.9 1.16
1949 25 -3.8 PHI NL MLB PHI 17 8 .680 3.08 3.55 37 28 5 14 2 1 213.0 199 84 73 14 70 78 1 2 4 877 1.263 8.4 0.6 3.0 3.3 1.11
1950 26 -2.3 PHI NL MLB PHI 9 11 .450 5.30 6.09 32 25 3 3 0 1 159.2 193 108 94 21 67 74 2 2 4 710 1.628 10.9 1.2 3.8 4.2 1.10
1951 27 -1.6 PHI NL MLB PHI 8 9 .471 3.48 3.70 28 24 3 7 2 0 168.0 172 69 65 13 55 65 2 0 9 720 1.351 9.2 0.7 2.9 3.5 1.18
1952 28 -0.4 PHI NL MLB PHI 13 14 .481 3.14 3.84 37 32 3 14 1 1 232.1 235 99 81 10 65 92 2 0 2 982 1.291 9.1 0.4 2.5 3.6 1.42
1953 29 0.5 BRO NL MLB BRO 15 5 .750 4.56 5.13 34 32 1 10 2 0 191.1 201 109 97 25 63 106 1 0 4 819 1.380 9.5 1.2 3.0 5.0 1.68
1954 30 1.5 BRO NL MLB BRO 11 6 .647 3.99 4.44 36 28 4 6 2 0 180.1 193 89 80 17 49 70 2 0 2 767 1.342 9.6 0.8 2.4 3.5 1.43
1955 31 3.0 BRO NL MLB BRO 6 2 .750 5.42 5.67 18 11 1 2 1 0 73.0 86 46 44 8 31 6 26 0 0 3 327 1.603 10.6 1.0 3.8 3.2 0.84
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
1956 32 3.4 2 Teams NL MLB CHC-CIN 1 6 .143 6.21 6.36 21 9 7 0 0 0 58.0 72 41 40 11 26 4 29 2 0 0 268 1.690 11.2 1.7 4.0 4.5 1.12
1956 32 3.4 CHC NL MLB CHC 1 6 .143 6.32 6.47 20 9 6 0 0 0 57.0 71 41 40 11 26 4 28 2 0 0 264 1.702 11.2 1.7 4.1 4.4 1.08
1956 32 3.4 CIN NL MLB CIN 0 0 0.00 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
1957 33 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-Opn CIN 8 8 .500 3.96 4.30 27 21 10 1 161.1 192 77 71 12 37 7 63 0 0 2 1.419 10.7 0.7 2.1 3.5 1.70
1957 33 4.5 Seattle PCL Opn CIN 1 3 .250 4.68 4.68 10 7 0 0 42.1 54 22 22 4 11 10 0 0 0 1.535 11.5 0.9 2.3 2.1 0.91
1957 33 7.3 Nashville SOUA AA CIN 7 5 .583 3.71 4.16 17 14 10 1 119.0 138 55 49 8 26 7 53 0 0 2 1.378 10.4 0.6 2.0 4.0 2.04
1957 33 4.6 BOS AL MLB BOS 0 0 5.40 9.00 2 1 1 0 0 0 5.0 10 5 3 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 28 2.600 18.0 0.0 5.4 1.8 0.33
1959 35 7.3 St. Paul AA AAA LAD 5 5 .500 2.80 3.40 13 11 6 0 90.0 85 34 28 6 18 1 38 0 0 1 1.144 8.5 0.6 1.8 3.8 2.11
1959 35 6.8 KCA AL MLB KCA 1 0 1.000 4.50 4.50 18 0 7 0 0 1 24.0 24 12 12 3 11 0 10 1 0 2 107 1.458 9.0 1.1 4.1 3.8 0.91
MLB (13 seasons) MLB 94 73 .563 3.99 4.47 319 219 47 65 13 5 1531.1 1606 761 679 135 541 10 672 15 5 36 6570 1.402 9.4 0.8 3.2 3.9 1.24
Minors (6 seasons) Minors 53 54 .495 4.11 5.06 192 90 16 1 955.1 1050 537 436 18 345 8 101 0 0 3 1.460 9.9 3.3
All Levels (16 Seasons) 147 127 .536 4.04 4.70 511 309 47 81 14 5 2486.2 2656 1298 1115 153 886 18 773 15 5 39 6570 1.424 9.6 3.2
A1 (2 seasons) Minors 20 25 .444 4.81 5.85 72 40 329.0 390 214 176 0 132 1.587 10.7 3.6
AA (2 seasons) Minors 20 13 .606 3.60 4.53 65 32 10 1 310.0 328 156 124 8 117 7 53 0 0 2 1.435 9.5 3.4
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

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
1942 18 -3.5 Superior NORL C CHW 33 74 10 2 0 0 .135 .162 12
1944 20 -6.8 Nashville SOUA A1 CHC 43 53 10 1 0 0 .189 .208 11
1945 21 -5.1 Nashville SOUA A1 CHC 40 62 11 2 0 0 .177 .210 13
1946 22 -5.1 Nashville SOUA AA CHC 52 66 17 1 0 0 .258 .273 18
1946 22 -6.7 CHC NL MLB CHC 4 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200 .333 .200 .533 1 0 0 0
1947 23 -5.7 CHC NL MLB CHC 23 12 12 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 3 0 0 0
1948 24 -4.0 CHC NL MLB CHC 29 63 56 1 6 0 1 0 3 0 0 19 .107 .107 .143 .250 8 0 0 7
1949 25 -3.1 PHI NL MLB PHI 37 78 70 3 10 2 1 0 4 0 2 19 .143 .167 .200 .367 14 1 0 6
1950 26 -1.9 PHI NL MLB PHI 32 60 50 2 7 1 0 0 0 0 3 20 .140 .189 .160 .349 8 0 0 7
1951 27 -1.5 PHI NL MLB PHI 28 64 48 4 5 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 8 .104 .157 .104 .261 5 1 0 13
1952 28 -0.3 PHI NL MLB PHI 37 88 79 4 7 1 0 1 6 0 0 3 23 .089 .133 .139 .272 11 4 1 5
1953 29 0.9 BRO NL MLB BRO 34 84 75 6 11 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 21 .147 .179 .160 .339 12 2 0 6
1954 30 2.1 BRO NL MLB BRO 36 66 47 3 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 20 .043 .135 .043 .177 2 1 0 14 0
1955 31 3.0 BRO NL MLB BRO 18 30 27 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 10 .037 .071 .074 .146 2 0 0 2 0 0
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
1956 32 3.8 2 Teams NL MLB CHC-CIN 21 15 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .083 .154 .083 .237 1 0 0 2 0 0
1956 32 3.8 CHC NL MLB CHC 20 15 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .083 .154 .083 .237 1 0 0 2 0 0
1956 32 3.8 CIN NL MLB CIN 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1957 33 5.7 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-Opn CIN 27 62 53 8 10 2 0 0 7 0 4 17 .189 .254 .226 .481 12 1 1 3 1
1957 33 3.8 Seattle PCL Opn CIN 10 12 10 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 5 .100 .167 .100 .267 1 0 0 0 1
1957 33 6.2 Nashville SOUA AA CIN 17 50 43 8 9 2 0 0 5 0 3 12 .209 .277 .256 .532 11 1 1 3 0
1957 33 4.3 BOS AL MLB BOS 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0 0 0
1959 35 7.4 St. Paul AA AAA LAD 14 35 31 3 8 0 0 0 2 0 3 10 .258 .324 .258 .582 8 0 1 0 0
1959 35 6.2 KCA AL MLB KCA 18 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLB (13 seasons) MLB 319 569 484 26 55 6 2 1 25 0 0 22 146 .114 .154 .140 .294 68 9 1 62 0 0
Minors (6 seasons) Minors 209 352 339 11 66 8 0 0 9 0 7 27 .195 .218 74 1 1 4 1 0
All Levels (16 Seasons) 528 921 823 37 121 14 2 1 34 0 0 29 173 .147 .173 142 10 2 66 1 0
A1 (2 seasons) Minors 83 115 115 21 3 0 0 .183 .209 24
AA (2 seasons) Minors 69 116 109 8 26 3 0 0 5 0 3 12 .239 .266 29 1 1 3 0
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
1942 18 Superior NORL C CHW P 32
1944 20 Nashville SOUA A1 CHC P 38
1945 21 Nashville SOUA A1 CHC P 34
1946 22 Nashville SOUA AA CHC P 48
1946 22 CHC NL MLB CHC P 4 17.0 4 0 4 0 0 1.000 2.12 1.00
1947 23 CHC NL MLB CHC P 23 45.0 7 1 6 0 1 1.000 1.40 0.30
1948 24 CHC NL MLB CHC P 29 165.0 39 12 26 1 0 .974 2.07 1.31
1949 25 PHI NL MLB PHI P 37 213.0 43 14 28 1 3 .977 1.77 1.14
1950 26 PHI NL MLB PHI P 32 160.0 39 8 31 0 4 1.000 2.19 1.22
1951 27 PHI NL MLB PHI P 28 168.0 27 5 21 1 1 .963 1.39 0.93
1952 28 PHI NL MLB PHI P 37 232.0 49 8 37 4 6 .918 1.75 1.22
1953 29 BRO NL MLB BRO P 34 191.0 44 8 33 3 1 .932 1.93 1.21
1954 30 BRO NL MLB BRO P 36 180.0 35 5 27 3 0 .914 1.60 0.89
1955 31 BRO NL MLB BRO P 18 73.0 22 1 21 0 1 1.000 2.71 1.22
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
1956 32 2 Teams NL MLB CHC-CIN P 21 58.0 22 5 17 0 2 1.000 3.41 1.05
1956 32 CHC NL MLB CHC P 20 57.0 21 4 17 0 2 1.000 3.32 1.05
1956 32 CIN NL MLB CIN P 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 1.00
1957 33 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-Opn CIN P 27 39 9 30 0 1 1.000 1.44
1957 33 Seattle PCL Opn CIN P 10 5 3 2 0 0 1.000 0.50
1957 33 Nashville SOUA AA CIN P 17 34 6 28 0 1 1.000 2.00
1957 33 BOS AL MLB BOS P 2 5.0 4 0 4 0 0 1.000 7.20 2.00
1959 35 St. Paul AA AAA LAD P 13 8 2 5 1 0 .875 0.54
1959 35 KCA AL MLB KCA P 18 24.0 4 2 2 0 0 1.000 1.50 0.22
MLB (13 seasons) MLB P 319 1531.0 339 69 257 13 19 .962 1.92 1.02
Minors (6 seasons) Minors P 192 47 11 35 1 1
All Levels (16 Seasons) P 511 1531.0 386 80 292 14 20
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Sabr ID: 737ae33a

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