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Ken Wright

Born: September 4, 1946, Pensacola, FL Died: January 21, 2017

Height: 6'2" Weight: 210 Bats: Right Throws: Right

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Pitching Statistics

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Year  Team            Lg  Age  W   L    ERA    G  GS  CG  MI  GF  SV  SHO    IP    H   BFP    R   ER  HR   UW  IW  HP   SO
1970  Kansas City     AL  23   1   2   5.23   47   0   0  33  14   3   0   53.1   49   231   33   31   2   29   0   7   30 
1971  Kansas City     AL  24   3   6   3.69   21  12   1   6   3   1   1   78.0   66   344   34   32   6   47   0   3   56 
1972  Kansas City     AL  25   1   2   4.91   17   0   0   6  11   4   0   18.1   15    84   10   10   0   14   1   1   18 
1973  Kansas City     AL  26   6   5   4.91   25  12   1   7   6   0   0   80.2   60   372   48   44   6   82   0   0   75 
1974  New York        AL  27   0   0   3.18    3   0   0   2   1   0   0    5.2    5    29    2    2   0    7   0   0    2 
TOTALS                        11  15   4.54  113  24   2  54  35   8   1  236.0  195  1060  127  119  14  179   1  11  181
Pitcher data: *: Throws lefthanded; W: Wins; L: Losses; ERA: Earned run average; G: Games; GS: Games started; CG: Complete games; MI: Middle relief (games not started nor finished); GF: Games finished in relief; SV: Saves; SHO: Shutouts; IP: Innings pitched; H: Hits allowed; BFP: Batters faced; R: Runs allowed; ER: Earned runs; HR: Home runs allowed; UW: Unintentional walks; IW: Intentional walks; HP: Hit batters; SO: Strikeouts; WP: Wild pitches; BK: Balks

Pitching Statistics (Batters' format)

Year  Team            Lg    G    AB    R    H   TB  2B  3B  HR  RBI  SH  SF  SB  CS   UW  IW  HP   SO  DP    BA   SLG   OBP
1970  Kansas City     AL   47   188   33   49   70  11   2   2        4   3   3   2   29   0   7   30  11  .261  .372  .374  
1971  Kansas City     AL   21   287   34   66   94   8   1   6        7   0   6   3   47   0   3   56   7  .230  .328  .344  
1972  Kansas City     AL   17    65   10   15   19   2   1   0        2   1   0   0   14   1   1   18   1  .231  .292  .378  
1973  Kansas City     AL   25   286   48   60   92  10   2   6        1   3   7   4   82   0   0   75   6  .210  .322  .383  
1974  New York        AL    3    22    2    5    5   0   0   0        0   0   1   0    7   0   0    2   0  .227  .227  .414  
Pitcher data (batters' format): G: Games pitched; AB: At bats; R: Runs allowed; H: Hits; TB: Total bases; 2B: Doubles; 3B: Triples; HR: Home runs; RBI: Runs batted in; SH: Sacrifice hits; SF: Sacrifice flies; SB: Stolen bases; CS: Caught stealing; UW: Unintentional walks; IW: Intentional walks; HP: Hit by pitch; SO: Strikeouts; DP: Double plays grounded into; BA: Batting average; SLG: Slugging percentage; OBP: On base percentage

Batting Statistics

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Year  Team            Lg  Age   G   AB    R    H   TB  2B  3B  HR  RBI  SH  SF  SB  CS   UW  IW  HP   SO  DP    BA   SLG   OBP
1970  Kansas City     AL  23   47    4    0    0    0   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0    2   0  .000  .000  .000
1971  Kansas City     AL  24   21   22    1    2    2   0   0   0    0   1   0   0   0    1   0   0   10   0  .091  .091  .130
1972  Kansas City     AL  25   17    2    0    0    0   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0    2   0  .000  .000  .000
1973  Kansas City     AL  26   25    0    0    0    0   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0    0   0  .000  .000  .000
1974  New York        AL  27    3    0    0    0    0   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0    0   0  .000  .000  .000
TOTALS                        113   28    1    2    2   0   0   0    0   1   0   0   0    1   0   0   14   0  .071  .071  .103
Batter data: G: Games played; AB: At bats; R: Runs scored; H: Hits; TB: Total bases; 2B: Doubles; 3B: Triples; HR: Home runs; RBI: Runs batted in; SH: Sacrifice hits; SF: Sacrifice flies; SB: Stolen bases; CS: Caught stealing; UW: Unintentional walks; IW: Intentional walks; HP: Hit by pitch; SO: Strikeouts; DP: Double plays grounded into; BA: Batting average; SLG: Slugging percentage; OBP: On base percentage

Defensive Statistics

Year  Team            Lg    POS      INN   GS   DR+  DR-   G    PO    A    E   DP     FP    RF9   SB   CS   PB   PkO
1970  Kansas City     AL      P     53.1    0             47     1    8    1    0   .900   1.52    3    2          0

1971  Kansas City     AL      P     78.0   12             21     1   16    1    2   .944   1.96    6    3          0

1972  Kansas City     AL      P     18.1    0             17     1    2    0    0  1.000   1.47    0    0          0

1973  Kansas City     AL      P     80.2   12             25     1    6    2    0   .778   0.78    7    4          0

1974  New York        AL      P      5.2    0              3     2    1    0    0  1.000   4.76    1    0          0
Fielding data: INN: Innings played; GS: Games started; DR+: Games as defensive replacement; DR-: Games replaced on defense; G: Games played; PO: Putouts; A: Assists; E: Errors; DP: Double plays; FP: Fielding percentage; RF9: Plays made per 9 innings; SB: Stolen bases; CS: Caught Stealing; PB: Passed balls

Transactions

  • Signed as an amateur free agent by Boston Red Sox (1964).
  • Selected by Kansas City Royals from Boston Red Sox in the Rule 5 major league draft (December 1, 1969).
  • Placed on disabled list by Kansas City Royals (June 16, 1971)
  • Activated by Kansas City Royals (August 3, 1971)
  • Placed on disabled list by Kansas City Royals (September 7, 1971)
  • Activated by Kansas City Royals (October 1, 1971)
  • Placed on disabled list by Kansas City Royals (August 12, 1973)
  • Activated by Kansas City Royals (September 2, 1973)
  • Traded by Kansas City Royals with Lou Piniella to New York Yankees in exchange for Lindy McDaniel (December 7, 1973).
  • Traded by New York Yankees to Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for Mike Wallace (May 3, 1974).


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