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Sam Dente
Samuel Joseph Dente (Blackie)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 5' 11", Weight 175 lb.

MLB Debut July 10, 1947
Final Game September 13, 1955
Born April 26, 1922 in Harrison, NJ
Died April 21, 2002

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 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1947 25 WAA AL   40  117    8   20   1   2   0    9   0   0   12   14  .171  .246  .214  .460   25   4   1   0   0   3  
         SLA AL   14   13    4    7   0   0   0    0   0   0    3    1  .538  .625  .538 1.163    7   1   0   0   0   1  
         TOT      54  130   12   27   1   2   0    9   0   0   15   15  .208  .288  .246  .534   32   5   1   0   0   4 
 1948 26 DEA AL   92  246   33   72   6   2   0   33   2   4   28    7  .293  .362  .333  .695   82   2   6   0   2   5  
 1949 27 WAA AL  129  444   40  103  11   2   1   31   1   1   23   24  .232  .269  .273  .541  121   6   2   2   0   5  
 1950 28 WAA AL  154  611   54  160  20   3   3   49   0   0   20   19  .262  .285  .319  .604  195  12   1   0   0  15  
 1951 29 WAA AL  125  347   38   81  15   0   0   25   2   3   33   13  .233  .304  .277  .581   96   3   4   2   4   8  
 1952 30 WAA AL   42  133    4   36   2   2   0   16   0   0    8    9  .271  .312  .316  .628   42   3   2   3   1   3  
 1954 32 PHA AL   66  182   21   56   9   1   1   29   0   0   17    6  .308  .365  .385  .750   70   0   1   1   0   7  
 1955 33 KCA AL   70  118    6   31   4   1   0   16   0   0    9   11  .263  .310  .314  .624   37   0   2   1   0   1  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
  8 Seasons      732 2211  208  566  68  13   5  208   5   8  153  104  .256  .304  .305  .609  675  31  19   9   7  48
 Per 162 games        489   46  125  15   3   1   46   1   2   34   23                          149   7   4   2   2  11
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1947 25 WAA AL  12    6   1.7   2   1   0  .500   5   17   10  .588    0    0  .000  3B   4e26     -130   
         SLA AL  38    4  14.8  10   5   0  .500   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  3B   4e26      574   
         TOT                    12   6   0  .500   5   17   10  .588    0    0  .000
 1948 26 DEA AL  41   31   4.4   0   0   0  .000  15   95   67  .705    0    0  .000  SS   3e34       42   
 1949 27 WAA AL  33   33   2.5   1   1   0 1.000  20  149  101  .678    0    0  .000  SS   3e34     -100   
 1950 28 WAA AL  41   53   3.0   0   0   0  .000  12  169  126  .746    0    0  .000  2B   3e10       19   
 1951 29 WAA AL  14   30   2.9   3   3   0 1.000  15   76   46  .605    0    0  .000  SS   3e31        4   
 1952 30 WAA AL  60   13   3.4   0   0   0  .000   4   25   14  .560    0    0  .000  SS   3e33      137   
 1954 32 PHA AL  70   24   5.0  12   4   0  .333   9   57   39  .684    0    0  .000  SS   3e28       93   
 1955 33 KCA AL  54   12   3.6  29   8   0  .276   1   27   21  .778    0    0  .000  SS   3e19       -2   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
  8 Seasons          208   3.2  57  22   0  .386  81  615  424  .689    0    0  .000                   3   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)
 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1947 25 WAA AL  3B   36    40   93    5    6  .964   35  292.0  4.10
         SLA AL  3B    1     0    1    0    0 1.000    0    6.0  1.50
 1948 26 DEA AL  SS   92   126  261   15   55  .963   72  656.2  5.30
 1949 27 WAA AL  SS  129   224  402   20   66  .969  122 1021.0  5.52
 1950 28 WAA AL  2B  128   350  341    5  126  .993  120 1100.2  5.65
                 SS   35    59  108    7   23  .960   34  260.0  5.78
 1951 29 WAA AL  3B   89    81  145    9   15  .962   71  638.2  3.18
                 SS   37    65   94    6   18  .964   37  274.0  5.22
 1952 30 WAA AL  SS   27    33   73    4   13  .964   26  217.0  4.40
                 3B   15    15   17    0    1 1.000   13  105.1  2.73
 1954 32 PHA AL  SS   57    87  156    9   29  .964   34  373.0  5.86
                 2B    3     2    3    0    1 1.000    0    7.1  6.14
                 3B    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1955 33 KCA AL  SS   42    40   77    1   17  .992   16  202.1  5.20
                 3B    2     0    1    0    0 1.000    0    2.0  4.50
                 2B    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    2.0  4.50
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1951 WS    WAA BRN   W    2   2  0  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  .500  .500  .500  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1947  WAA   58-96   Larry Cupp
 1947  SLA   66-88   Pat Carr
 1948  DEA   78-76   Thomas Treece
 1949  WAA   61-93   Larry Cupp
 1950  WAA   74-80   Larry Cupp
 1951  WAA   89-65   Larry Cupp
 1952  WAA   84-70   Larry Cupp
 1954  PHA   59-95   Drew Kennedy
 1955  KCA   68-86   Drew Kennedy

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