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Ken Penner

Kenneth William Penner

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

Born: April 24, 1896 in Booneville, Indiana, United States
Died: May 28, 1959 in Sacramento, California, United States

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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
1913 17 -5.8 Columbus CSTL D 0 2 .000 4.37 6.94 5 35.0 36 27 17 6 1.200 9.3 1.5
1914 18 -4.9 Cadillac MICH D 14 18 .438 4.32 38 277.0 249 133 94 1.238 8.1 3.1
1915 19 -5.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs D-B 19 14 .576 2.86 39 280.0 228 89 5 65 1.046 7.3 2.1
1915 19 -5.4 Keokuk CENA D 18 14 .563 2.81 37 269.0 220 84 64 1.056 7.4 2.1
1915 19 -5.9 Grand Rapids CENL B 1 0 1.000 4.09 4.09 2 11.0 8 5 5 1 0.818 6.5 0.8
1916 20 -5.0 Marshalltown CENA D 22 11 .667 1.41 2.51 51 287.0 224 80 45 62 0.997 7.0 1.9
1916 20 -5.8 CLE AL MLB CLE 1 1 .500 4.26 4.26 4 2 1 0 0 0 12.2 14 6 6 0 4 5 0 0 0 50 1.421 9.9 0.0 2.8 3.6 1.25
1917 21 -7.0 Portland PCL AA 21 18 .538 3.33 4.22 59 375.1 418 176 139 120 1.433 10.0 2.9
1918 22 -6.1 Salt Lake City PCL AA 7 5 .583 3.52 5.35 16 12 117.2 135 70 46 50 1.572 10.3 3.8
1919 23 -4.8 Portland PCL AA 15 20 .429 3.61 4.83 47 337.0 344 181 135 89 1.285 9.2 2.4
1920 24 -3.3 Sacramento PCL AA 19 23 .452 3.47 4.37 48 379.0 420 184 146 90 1.346 10.0 2.1
1921 25 -2.2 Sacramento PCL AA 17 14 .548 3.65 3.97 49 281.0 306 124 114 71 1.342 9.8 2.3
1922 26 -2.1 Sacramento PCL AA 11 17 .393 3.30 4.11 41 232.0 236 106 85 49 1.228 9.2 1.9
1923 27 -1.7 Sacramento PCL AA 12 17 .414 4.27 4.85 43 234.0 256 126 111 59 1.346 9.8 2.3
1924 28 -0.6 Vernon PCL AA 24 13 .649 4.01 4.94 45 346.0 380 190 154 84 1.341 9.9 2.2
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
1925 29 1.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 21 12 .636 5.86 47 295.0 367 192 45 76 1.502 11.2 2.3
1925 29 1.8 Wichita WL A 19 6 .760 5.54 29 221.0 263 136 56 1.443 10.7 2.3
1925 29 0.5 Vernon PCL AA 2 6 .250 5.47 6.81 18 74.0 104 56 45 20 1.676 12.6 2.4
1926 30 0.9 Houston TL A STL 16 15 .516 3.80 4.71 46 275.0 299 144 116 94 1.429 9.8 3.1
1927 31 2.4 Houston TL A STL 19 11 .633 2.54 3.81 34 248.0 257 105 70 55 1.258 9.3 2.0
1928 32 3.5 Houston TL A STL 20 8 .714 3.47 3.89 34 236.0 237 102 91 67 1.288 9.0 2.6
1929 33 3.4 Indianapolis AA AA 13 7 .650 3.25 3.68 24 191.0 170 78 69 51 1.157 8.0 2.4
1929 33 2.8 CHC NL MLB CHC 0 1 .000 2.84 7.82 5 0 2 0 0 0 12.2 14 11 4 1 6 3 0 0 0 58 1.579 9.9 0.7 4.3 2.1 0.50
1930 34 4.5 Louisville AA AA 10 8 .556 6.15 6.64 41 202.0 284 149 138 67 1.738 12.7 3.0
1931 35 5.5 Louisville AA AA 17 8 .680 4.17 4.75 33 218.0 229 115 101 56 1.307 9.5 2.3
1932 36 6.6 Louisville AA AA 11 17 .393 5.85 40 246.0 337 160 42 1.541 12.3 1.5
1933 37 9.1 Louisville AA AA 10 13 .435 5.10 5.42 37 219.0 268 132 124 37 1.393 11.0 1.5
1934 38 9.7 Louisville AA AA 7 4 .636 3.77 5.60 22 98.0 127 61 41 18 1.480 11.7 1.7
1935 39 11.0 Louisville AA AA 0 0 9.00 9.00 6 13.0 19 13 13 2 1.615 13.2 1.4
1936 40 18.5 Crookston NORL D CHW 6 4 .600 2.54 3.82 23 92.0 76 39 26 17 1.011 7.4 1.7
1937 41 17.3 Montgomery SEAL B CLE 0 1 .000 2.00 3 18.0 13 4 2 0.833 6.5 1.0
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
1938 42 17.2 Bellingham WINT B 0 3 .000 4.91 4 22.0 26 12 1 1.227 10.6 0.4
1942 46 16.4 Sacramento PCL AA STL 0 1 .000 4.50 4.50 7 0 0 0 14.0 7 7 7 6 2 0.929 4.5 3.9 1.3 0.33
1943 47 17.0 Sacramento PCL AA STL 0 0 6.00 6.00 3 0 0 0 3.0 2 2 2 2 2 1.333 6.0 6.0 6.0 1.00
MLB (2 seasons) MLB 1 2 .333 3.55 6.04 9 2 3 0 0 0 25.1 28 17 10 1 10 8 0 0 0 108 1.500 9.9 0.4 3.6 2.8 0.80
Minors (28 seasons) Minors 331 284 .538 4.53 885 12 0 0 5571.0 5950 2801 1840 1432 4 1.325 9.6 2.3
All Levels (28 Seasons) 332 286 .537 4.53 894 14 3 0 0 0 5596.1 5978 2818 1850 1 1442 12 0 0 0 108 1.326 9.6 2.3
D (5 seasons) Minors 60 49 .550 3.40 154 960.0 805 363 88 243 1.092 7.5 2.3
B (3 seasons) Minors 1 4 .200 3.71 9 51.0 47 21 5 4 1.000 8.3 0.7
A (4 seasons) Minors 74 40 .649 4.47 143 980.0 1056 487 277 272 1.355 9.7 2.5
AA (18 seasons) Minors 196 191 .506 4.85 579 12 0 0 3580.0 4042 1930 1470 913 4 1.384 10.2 2.3
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
1913 17 -7.2 Columbus CSTL D 9 22 2 .091
1914 18 -9.5 Cadillac MICH D 47 137 38 6 1 2 .277 .380 52
1915 19 -4.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs D-B 42 106 106 20 3 0 0 23
1915 19 -4.6 Keokuk CENA D 42 106 20 3 0 0 .189 .217 23
1915 19 -6.9 Grand Rapids CENL B
1916 20 -4.6 Marshalltown CENA D 51 124 22 .177
1916 20 -6.9 CLE AL MLB CLE 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
1917 21 -6.8 Portland PCL AA 59 146 28 2 1 0 .192 .219 32
1918 22 -6.9 Salt Lake City PCL AA 19 50 11 1 1 0 .220 .280 14
1919 23 -5.7 Portland PCL AA 49 124 24 7 2 1 .194 .306 38
1920 24 -4.8 Sacramento PCL AA 61 169 40 5 3 0 .237 .302 51
1921 25 -4.1 Sacramento PCL AA 59 116 37 6 1 0 .319 .388 45
1922 26 -3.2 Sacramento PCL AA 45 91 25 2 0 1 .275 .330 30
1923 27 -2.3 Sacramento PCL AA 44 89 25 5 1 0 .281 .360 32
1924 28 -0.6 Vernon PCL AA 47 137 36 5 0 0 .263 .299 41
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
1925 29 -0.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 65 170 170 44 9 2 2 .259 .371 63
1925 29 -0.4 Wichita WL A 47 143 41 8 2 2 .287 .413 59
1925 29 0.5 Vernon PCL AA 18 27 3 1 0 0 .111 .148 4
1926 30 0.4 Houston TL A STL 75 139 39 5 0 2 .281 .360 50
1927 31 1.8 Houston TL A STL 56 105 26 8 0 2 .248 .381 40
1928 32 3.1 Houston TL A STL 51 97 27 10 0 0 .278 .381 37
1929 33 4.1 Indianapolis AA AA 38 82 22 3 0 1 .268 .341 28
1929 33 4.3 CHC NL MLB CHC 5 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0
1930 34 4.5 Louisville AA AA 59 97 26 5 0 0 .268 .320 31
1931 35 6.1 Louisville AA AA 64 118 31 5 0 2 .263 .356 42
1932 36 7.5 Louisville AA AA 47 108 26 1 0 1 .241 .278 30
1933 37 8.5 Louisville AA AA 39 80 14 4 0 0 .175 .225 18
1934 38 10.1 Louisville AA AA 23 36 8 0 0 0 .222 .222 8
1935 39 10.5 Louisville AA AA 6
1936 40 17.7 Crookston NORL D CHW 30 50 10 0 0 1 .200 .260 13
1937 41 17.4 Montgomery SEAL B CLE 3
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
1938 42 17.9 Bellingham WINT B 4 6 1 .167
1941 45 16.8 Sacramento PCL AA STL 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1942 46 17.2 Sacramento PCL AA STL 12 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 1
1943 47 18.0 Sacramento PCL AA STL 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1
MLB (2 seasons) MLB 9 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 0
Minors (29 seasons) Minors 1108 2410 2410 584 92 12 15 0 0 720
All Levels (29 Seasons) 1117 2416 2416 0 585 92 12 15 1 0 0 1 721 0 0
D (5 seasons) Minors 179 439 439 92 9 1 3 .210 88
B (3 seasons) Minors 7 6 6 1
A (4 seasons) Minors 229 484 484 133 31 2 6 .275 .384 186
AA (19 seasons) Minors 693 1481 1481 358 52 9 6 0 0 446
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
1916 20 CLE AL MLB CLE P 4 13.0 8 0 7 1 1 .875 4.85 1.75
1929 33 CHC NL MLB CHC P 5 13.0 3 0 3 0 0 1.000 2.08 0.60
1931 35 Louisville AA AA P 33
1932 36 Louisville AA AA P 40
1933 37 Louisville AA AA P 37
1935 39 Louisville AA AA P 6
1936 40 Crookston NORL D CHW P 23
1937 41 Montgomery SEAL B CLE P 3
1938 42 Bellingham WINT B P 4
1942 46 Sacramento PCL AA STL P 7
1943 47 Sacramento PCL AA STL P 3
MLB (2 seasons) MLB P 9 26.0 11 0 10 1 1 .909 3.46 1.11
Minors (9 seasons) Minors P 156
All Levels (11 Seasons) P 165 26.0 11 0 10 1 1
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1934 38 Louisville AA AA 1 of 2
1935 39 Louisville AA AA 1 of 1
1936 40 Crookston NORL D CHW 1 of 1
1937 41 Montgomery SEAL B CLE 1 of 3
1938 42 Bellingham WINT B 1 of 1
1939 43 Bellingham WINT B 1 of 2
1940 44 Pocatello PION C STL 1 of 1
1943 47 Sacramento PCL AA STL 1 of 1 155 41 114 .265
1944 48 Rochester IL AA STL 1 of 1 153 71 82 .464
9 Seasons 308 112 196 .364
AA (4 seasons) 308 112 196 .364
B (3 seasons)
C (1 season)
D (1 season)

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.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1913 17 Columbus Joy Riders Cotton States League D
1914 18 Cadillac Chiefs Michigan State League D
1915 19 Keokuk Indians Central Association D
1915 19 Grand Rapids Black Sox Central League B
1916 20 Marshalltown Ansons Central Association D
1916 20 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1 1916-09-11 1916-10-01
1917 21 Portland Beavers Pacific Coast League AA
1918 22 Salt Lake City Bees Pacific Coast League AA
1919 23 Portland Beavers Pacific Coast League AA
1920 24 Sacramento Senators Pacific Coast League AA
1921 25 Sacramento Senators Pacific Coast League AA
1922 26 Sacramento Senators Pacific Coast League AA
1923 27 Sacramento Senators Pacific Coast League AA
1924 28 Vernon Tigers Pacific Coast League AA
1925 29 Vernon Tigers Pacific Coast League AA
1925 29 Wichita Izzies Western League A
1926 30 Houston Buffaloes Texas League A
1927 31 Houston Buffaloes Texas League A
1928 32 Houston Buffaloes Texas League A
1929 33 Indianapolis Indians American Association AA
1929 33 Chicago Cubs National League MLB 1 1929-08-06 1929-09-04
1930 34 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1931 35 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1932 36 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1933 37 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1934 38 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1935 39 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1936 40 Crookston Pirates Northern League D
1937 41 Montgomery Bombers Southeastern League B
1938 42 Bellingham Chinooks Western International League B
1941 45 Sacramento Solons Pacific Coast League AA
1942 46 Sacramento Solons Pacific Coast League AA
1943 47 Sacramento Solons Pacific Coast League AA

Sabr ID: 3e73179d

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Historical performance data for professional leagues (affiliated minor leagues, independent minor leagues, fall/winter leagues, and other international leagues) is provided by and licensed from 24-7 Baseball and Chadwick Baseball Bureau. It incorporates the work of many stalwart baseball researchers, including Cliff Blau, Art Cantu, Frank Hamilton, Reed Howard, Kevin Johnson, Bob McConnell, Jack Morris, and Ray Nemec, as well as members of the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

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