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Frank Smith

Frank Thomas Smith

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 195 lb.

Born: April 4, 1928 in Pierrepont Manor, New York, United States
Died: September 24, 2005 in Malone, Florida, United States

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 18 -5.4 Statesville NCSL D CHC 0 0 2.25 4.50 3 8.0 4 4 2 11 1.875 4.5 12.4
1947 19 -1.2 Marion OHSL D CHC 11 7 .611 4.29 5.14 27 7 147.0 141 84 70 79 116 3 0 1.497 8.6 4.8 7.1 1.47
1948 20 -4.8 Columbia SALL A CIN 21 6 .778 2.39 2.95 34 226.0 185 74 60 76 1.155 7.4 3.0
1949 21 -7.4 Tulsa TL AA CIN 17 11 .607 2.94 3.95 57 23 239.0 203 105 78 100 1.268 7.6 3.8
1950 22 -6.3 CIN NL MLB CIN 2 7 .222 3.87 4.27 38 4 17 0 0 3 90.2 73 43 39 12 39 55 8 2 1 392 1.235 7.2 1.2 3.9 5.5 1.41
1951 23 -5.6 CIN NL MLB CIN 5 5 .500 3.20 3.91 50 0 35 0 0 11 76.0 65 33 27 7 22 34 4 0 1 315 1.145 7.7 0.8 2.6 4.0 1.55
1952 24 -4.4 CIN NL MLB CIN 12 11 .522 3.75 4.12 53 2 37 1 0 7 122.1 109 56 51 13 41 77 7 0 1 513 1.226 8.0 1.0 3.0 5.7 1.88
1953 25 -3.5 CIN NL MLB CIN 8 1 .889 5.49 6.88 50 1 27 0 0 2 83.2 89 64 51 15 25 42 3 0 4 364 1.363 9.6 1.6 2.7 4.5 1.68
1954 26 -2.5 CIN NL MLB CIN 5 8 .385 2.67 3.22 50 0 43 0 0 20 81.0 60 29 24 15 29 51 3 0 0 328 1.099 6.7 1.7 3.2 5.7 1.76
1955 27 -1.0 STL NL MLB STL 3 1 .750 3.23 4.15 28 0 14 0 0 1 39.0 27 18 14 3 23 3 17 5 0 2 168 1.282 6.2 0.7 5.3 3.9 0.74
1956 28 1.9 Nashville SOUA AA CIN 3 1 .750 5.20 5.80 24 0 45.0 41 29 26 8 22 1.400 8.2 1.6 4.4
1956 28 -0.6 CIN NL MLB CIN 0 0 12.00 12.00 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.0 3 4 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 13 1.667 9.0 6.0 6.0 3.0 0.50
MLB (7 seasons) MLB 35 33 .515 3.81 4.48 271 7 173 1 0 44 495.2 426 247 210 67 181 3 277 30 2 9 2093 1.225 7.7 1.2 3.3 5.0 1.53
Minors (5 seasons) Minors 52 25 .675 3.19 4.01 145 23 7 665.0 574 296 236 8 288 116 3 0 1.296 7.8 3.9
All Levels (11 Seasons) 87 58 .600 3.46 4.21 416 30 173 8 0 44 1160.2 1000 543 446 75 469 3 393 33 2 9 2093 1.266 7.8 3.6
D (2 seasons) Minors 11 7 .611 4.18 5.11 30 7 155.0 145 88 72 90 116 3 0 1.516 8.4 5.2
AA (2 seasons) Minors 20 12 .625 3.30 4.25 81 23 284.0 244 134 104 8 122 1.289 7.7 3.9
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 18 -6.8 Statesville NCSL D CHC
1947 19 -2.6 Marion OHSL D CHC 27 69 62 7 11 1 0 0 6 0 6 15 .177 .250 .194 .444 12 0 1
1948 20 -5.0 Columbia SALL A CIN 34 86 18 2 0 0 .209 .233 20
1949 21 -6.2 Tulsa TL AA CIN 57 80 9 1 0 0 .113 .125 10
1950 22 -5.9 CIN NL MLB CIN 38 21 21 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .095 .095 .095 .190 2 1 0 0
1951 23 -5.5 CIN NL MLB CIN 50 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1 0 1
1952 24 -4.3 CIN NL MLB CIN 53 30 29 2 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 .172 .172 .241 .414 7 0 0 1
1953 25 -3.1 CIN NL MLB CIN 50 15 13 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .154 .154 .154 .308 2 0 0 2
1954 26 -1.9 CIN NL MLB CIN 50 16 10 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 7 .100 .357 .200 .557 2 0 1 2 0
1955 27 -1.0 STL NL MLB STL 28 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
1956 28 1.1 Nashville SOUA AA CIN 24 14 3 1 0 0 .214 .286 4
1956 28 -0.2 CIN NL MLB CIN 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLB (7 seasons) MLB 271 98 87 5 10 3 0 0 3 0 0 3 39 .115 .154 .149 .303 13 2 1 7 0 0
Minors (5 seasons) Minors 142 249 242 7 41 5 0 0 6 0 6 15 46 0 1
All Levels (11 Seasons) 413 347 329 12 51 8 0 0 9 0 0 9 54 59 2 1 8 0 0
D (2 seasons) Minors 27 69 62 7 11 1 0 0 6 0 6 15 12 0 1
AA (2 seasons) Minors 81 94 94 12 2 0 0 .128 .149 14
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
1947 19 Marion OHSL D CHC P 27 30 2 27 1 2 .967 1.07
1948 20 Columbia SALL A CIN P 34
1949 21 Tulsa TL AA CIN P 57
1950 22 CIN NL MLB CIN P 38 91.0 16 0 14 2 0 .875 1.38 0.37
1951 23 CIN NL MLB CIN P 50 76.0 21 3 17 1 0 .952 2.37 0.40
1952 24 CIN NL MLB CIN P 53 122.0 20 1 16 3 2 .850 1.25 0.32
1953 25 CIN NL MLB CIN P 50 84.0 22 1 19 2 2 .909 2.14 0.40
1954 26 CIN NL MLB CIN P 50 81.0 16 1 15 0 0 1.000 1.78 0.32
1955 27 STL NL MLB STL P 28 39.0 9 1 7 1 0 .889 1.85 0.29
1956 28 Nashville SOUA AA CIN P 24
1956 28 CIN NL MLB CIN P 2 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
MLB (7 seasons) MLB P 271 496.0 104 7 88 9 4 .913 1.72 0.35
Minors (4 seasons) Minors P 142 30 2 27 1 2
All Levels (10 Seasons) P 413 496.0 134 9 115 10 6
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1946 18 Statesville Cubs North Carolina State League D
1947 19 Marion Cubs Ohio State League D
1948 20 Columbia Reds South Atlantic League A
1949 21 Tulsa Oilers Texas League AA
1950 22 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB 1 1950-04-18 1950-10-01
1951 23 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB 1 1951-04-16 1951-09-30
1952 24 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB 1 1952-04-18 1952-09-25
1953 25 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB 1 1953-04-13 1953-09-26
1954 26 Cincinnati Redlegs National League MLB 1 1954-04-13 1954-09-26
1955 27 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB 1 1955-04-14 1955-09-19
1956 28 Nashville Volunteers Southern Association AA
1956 28 Cincinnati Redlegs National League MLB 1 1956-05-08 1956-05-13

Sabr ID: 1ad4ef65

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