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Ray Boone
Raymond Otis Boone (Ike)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 1", Weight 188 lb.

MLB Debut September 3, 1948
Final Game August 11, 1960
Born July 27, 1923 in San Diego, CA
Died October 17, 2004 (age 81)

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   OPS+   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1949 25 CIN NL   81  266   49   81   6   9   9   35   0   0   29   26  .305  .376  .496  .872   122   132   5   1   0   2   3  
 1950 26 CIN NL  120  370   51   97  14   2  12   42   2   0   38   37  .262  .333  .408  .741    97   151   3   1   3   2   9  
 1951 27 CIN NL  128  400   41   81  11   0  15   44   0   1   41   36  .202  .278  .342  .620    86   137   0   1   2   1  15  
 1952 28 CIN NL  103  343   38   89  10   4   6   45   0   0   63   47  .259  .375  .364  .739   105   125   1   3   4   2  12  
 1953 29 MLN NL  154  532   78  134  28   8  20   70   5   4   93  106  .252  .367  .447  .814   112   238   2   6  14   7  12  
 1954 30 MLN NL  153  592   86  178  21   9  19   77   6   1   85   60  .301  .388  .463  .851   119   274   4   3   1   1  19  
 1955 31 MLN NL  150  532   66  137  16   8  18   81   0   0   62   63  .258  .332  .419  .751   105   223   1   6  14   0  13  
 1956 32 MLN NL  147  542   95  183  21   5  26   98   0   0   66   51  .338  .409  .539  .948   123   292   0   2   8   1  14  
 1957 33 DEA AL   61   58   10   14   1   1   4   11   0   0    4    8  .241  .297  .500  .797   108    29   0   1   0   1   4  
 1958 34 DEA AL    2    2    0    0   0   0   0    0   0   0    0    0  .000  .000  .000  .000     0     0   0   0   0   0   0  
 1959 35 CHN NL   75  117   23   38   4   0   7   16   1   0   26   10  .325  .441  .538  .980   134    63   0   2   0   0   2  
 1960 36 BOA AL   17   45    6   14   2   0   0    4   0   0    5   11  .311  .380  .356  .736    94    16   0   0   0   0   2  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 12 Seasons     1191 3799  543 1046 134  46 136  523  14   6  512  455  .275  .362  .442  .804        1680  16  26  46  17 105
 Per 600 PA           522   75  144  18   6  19   72   2   1   70   62                                 231   2   4   6   2  14
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
   With MLN      604 2198  325  632  86  30  83  326  11   5  306  280  .288  .374  .467  .842        1027   7  17  37   9  58
   With CIN      432 1379  179  348  41  15  42  166   2   1  171  146  .252  .337  .395  .732         545   9   6   9   7  39
   With CHN       75  117   23   38   4   0   7   16   1   0   26   10  .325  .441  .538  .980          63   0   2   0   0   2
   With DEA       63   60   10   14   1   1   4   11   0   0    4    8  .233  .288  .483  .771          29   0   1   0   1   4
   With BOA       17   45    6   14   2   0   0    4   0   0    5   11  .311  .380  .356  .736          16   0   0   0   0   2
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 MLB Totals     1373 4589  645 1260 162  46 151  737  21  19  608  463  .275  .361  .429  .789        1967  45  28  20  27 133
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1949 25 CIN NL  79   51   7.2   8   3   0  .375  14   88   50  .568    0    0  .000  SS   4e41      175   
 1950 26 CIN NL  51   50   4.8  22   8   2  .364  32   95   47  .495    0    0  .000  SS   4e48      -86   
 1951 27 CIN NL   8   35   2.9  19   2   0  .105  25  130   75  .577    0    0  .000  SS   4e33      -10   
 1952 28 CIN NL  29   49   4.9   4   1   0  .250  19  107   57  .533    0    0  .000  SS   4e42        0   
 1953 29 MLN NL  29   90   5.8   0   0   0  .000  15   76   37  .487    0    0  .000  3B   4e23      -95   
 1954 30 MLN NL  32  107   6.6   0   0   0  .000  21   70   34  .486    0    0  .000  3B   4e20        9   
 1955 31 MLN NL  32   74   4.8   0   0   0  .000  24   70   33  .471    0    0  .000  3B   4e24      -71   
 1956 32 MLN NL  27  119   8.6   2   1   0  .500  23   63   28  .444    0    0  .000  3B   4e24       27   
 1957 33 DEA AL  26    7   4.0  54  12   3  .222   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  PH              26   
 1958 34 DEA AL   0    0    .0   2   0   0  .000   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  PH            -710   
 1959 35 CHN NL  14   30   9.9  41  12   2  .293   4   11    4  .364    0    0  .000  1B   4e30      217   
 1960 36 BOA AL  54    5   4.8   2   1   0  .500   0    4    4 1.000    0    0  .000  1B   4e10      142   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 12 Seasons          622   5.8 154  40   7  .260 177  714  369  .517    0    0  .000                  -6   3
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 26.1 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 14.0 (Likely HOFer ~ 100)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO     A     E   DP    FP    GS    Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+-----+------+-----+----+----+-----+-----+-------+------+
 1949 25 CIN NL  SS    72   105   201   14   34   .956    67   549.0   5.02
 1950 26 CIN NL  SS    95   150   282   32   52   .931    91   750.1   5.18
 1951 27 CIN NL  SS   106   190   294   25   66   .951   105   875.1   4.98
 1952 28 CIN NL  SS   102   169   242   19   53   .956    97   826.0   4.48
                 2B     1     0     0    0    0   .000     0     2.0   0.00
 1953 29 MLN NL  3B   154   151   352   15   38   .971   154  1315.1   3.44
 1954 30 MLN NL  3B   153   105   306   21   19   .951   153  1328.0   2.79
 1955 31 MLN NL  3B   150    78   324   24   27   .944   150  1265.1   2.86
 1956 32 MLN NL  3B   147   143   261   23   29   .946   144  1263.2   2.88
 1957 33 DEA AL  1B     2     8     0    0    0  1.000     0     7.0  10.29
                 3B     2     1     2    0    0  1.000     0     2.0  13.50
 1958           [Did not play]
 1959 35 CHN NL  1B    24   175    16    4   10   .979    23   180.2   9.51
                 3B     6     3     3    0    0  1.000     1    10.2   5.06
 1960 36 BOA AL  1B    14   107    10    0   12  1.000    10    99.2  10.57
+--------------+---+-----+------+-----+----+----+-----+-----+-------+------+
                               CAREER TOTALS BY POSITION
                 3B   612   481  1248   83  113   .954   602  5185.0   3.00
                 SS   375   614  1019   90  205   .948   360  3000.2   4.90
                 1B    40   290    26    4   22   .988    33   287.1   9.90
                 2B     1     0     0    0    0   .000     0     2.0   0.00
+--------------+---+-----+------+-----+----+----+-----+-----+-------+------+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1959 WS    CHN NYA   L    5  14  0  4  0  0  0   0  2  2  .286  .375  .286  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


Draft History


Transaction History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1949  CIN   72-82   John Storer
 1950  CIN   84-70   John Storer
 1951  CIN   67-87   John Storer
 1952  CIN   76-78   John Storer
 1953  MLN   92-62   Jim Pardee
 1954  MLN   82-72   Jim Pardee
 1955  MLN   76-78   John Storer
 1956  MLN   88-66   John Storer
 1957  DEA   88-66   Tom Austad
 1958  DEA   95-59   Tom Austad
 1959  CHN  102-52   Alan Boodman
 1960  BOA   59-95   Mike Tomeo, Mike Petersen

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