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Lou Possehl

Louis Thomas Possehl

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 180 lb.

Born: April 12, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois, US
Died: October 7, 1997 in Sarasota, Florida, US
High School: Steinmetz HS (Chicago, IL)
School: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Champaign, IL)

Major League Stats

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
1946 20 -9.6 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 1 2 .333 5.93 5.93 4 4 0 0 0 0 13.2 19 9 9 0 10 4 1 0 0 68 2.122 12.5 0.0 6.6 2.6 0.40
1947 21 -4.0 Utica EL A PHI 15 8 .652 3.23 3.61 31 167.0 135 67 60 90 1.347 7.3 4.9
1947 21 -8.2 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 0 0 4.15 4.15 2 0 1 0 0 0 4.1 5 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 16 1.154 10.4 0.0 0.0 2.1
1948 22 -5.1 Toronto IL AAA PHI 11 11 .500 4.50 5.53 38 24 9 1 174.0 180 107 87 80 83 0 1 7 1.494 9.3 4.1 4.3 1.04
1948 22 -6.9 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 1 1 .500 4.91 4.91 3 2 0 1 0 0 14.2 17 8 8 3 4 7 0 0 0 60 1.432 10.4 1.8 2.5 4.3 1.75
1949 23 -3.6 Toronto IL AAA PHI 4 10 .286 5.77 6.62 29 13 2 0 106.0 129 78 68 69 56 0 0 2 1.868 11.0 5.9 4.8 0.81
1950 24 -2.6 Toronto IL AAA PHI 6 9 .400 4.83 4.98 33 11 3 0 121.0 108 67 65 75 56 1 0 2 1.512 8.0 5.6 4.2 0.75
1951 25 -1.9 Baltimore IL AAA PHI 10 8 .556 3.38 3.89 34 21 8 3 176.0 148 76 66 78 81 0 0 4 1.284 7.6 4.0 4.1 1.04
1951 25 -3.6 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 0 1 .000 6.00 7.50 2 1 1 0 0 0 6.0 9 5 4 0 3 6 0 0 0 30 2.000 13.5 0.0 4.5 9.0 2.00
1952 26 -2.2 Baltimore IL AAA PHI 0 3 .000 6.26 7.43 11 3 0 0 23.0 29 19 16 11 10 1 0 1 1.739 11.3 4.3 3.9 0.91
1952 26 -2.4 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 0 1 .000 4.97 6.39 4 1 0 0 0 0 12.2 12 9 7 3 7 4 0 0 0 58 1.500 8.5 2.1 5.0 2.8 0.57
1954 28 1.6 Kansas City AA AAA NYY 0 0 1
MLB (5 seasons) MLB 2 5 .286 5.26 5.79 15 8 2 1 0 0 51.1 62 33 30 6 24 22 2 0 0 232 1.675 10.9 1.1 4.2 3.9 0.92
Minors (7 seasons) Minors 46 49 .484 177 72 22 4 767.0 729 414 362 403 286 2 1 16
All Levels (8 Seasons) 48 54 .471 192 80 2 23 4 0 818.1 791 447 392 6 427 308 4 1 16 232
AAA (6 seasons) Minors 31 41 .431 146 72 22 4 600.0 594 347 302 313 286 2 1 16
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
1946 20 -8.7 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 4 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1 0 1
1947 21 -3.6 Utica EL A PHI 31 64 10 0 1 0 .156 .188 12
1947 21 -7.7 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
1948 22 -4.8 Toronto IL AAA PHI 39 66 63 3 12 1 0 0 4 0 0 17 .190 .190 .206 .397 13 0 3
1948 22 -6.1 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 4 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
1949 23 -4.7 Toronto IL AAA PHI 34 36 31 5 8 0 0 0 3 0 2 1 .258 .303 .258 .561 8 0 3
1950 24 -4.1 Toronto IL AAA PHI 43 39 32 6 3 0 0 0 0 1 5 3 .094 .216 .094 .310 3 0 2
1951 25 -3.1 Baltimore IL AAA PHI 38 60 52 5 8 2 0 0 2 0 5 10 .154 .228 .192 .420 10 0 3
1951 25 -3.5 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
1952 26 -2.2 Baltimore IL AAA PHI 12 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
1952 26 -2.3 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
1953 27 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AAA PHI 5
1953 27 3.0 Terre Haute IIIL B PHI 3
1953 27 -1.3 Baltimore IL AAA PHI 2
1954 28 1.8 Kansas City AA AAA NYY 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLB (5 seasons) MLB 16 12 10 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 .100 .182 .100 .282 1 1 0 1
Minors (8 seasons) Minors 203 270 247 20 41 3 1 0 9 1 12 32 46 0 11
All Levels (9 Seasons) 219 282 257 20 42 3 1 0 10 1 0 13 36 47 1 0 12
AAA (7 seasons) Minors 169 206 183 20 31 3 0 0 9 1 12 32 34 0 11
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
1946 20 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI P 4 14.0 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 2.57 1.00
1947 21 Utica EL A PHI P 31
1947 21 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI P 2 4.0 3 0 3 0 0 1.000 6.75 1.50
1948 22 Toronto IL AAA PHI P 38 35 9 20 6 0 .829 0.76
1948 22 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI P 3 15.0 3 1 2 0 1 1.000 1.80 1.00
1949 23 Toronto IL AAA PHI P 29 5 2 2 1 0 .800 0.14
1950 24 Toronto IL AAA PHI P 33 27 12 13 2 0 .926 0.76
1951 25 Baltimore IL AAA PHI P 34 41 12 28 1 4 .976 1.18
1951 25 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI P 2 6.0 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 3.00 1.00
1952 26 Baltimore IL AAA PHI P 11 6 1 5 0 1 1.000 0.55
1952 26 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI P 4 13.0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.69 0.25
1954 28 Kansas City AA AAA NYY P 1
MLB (5 seasons) MLB P 15 52.0 13 3 10 0 1 1.000 2.25 0.87
Minors (7 seasons) Minors P 177 114 36 68 10 5
All Levels (8 Seasons) P 192 52.0 127 39 78 10 6
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: be606222

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