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Jim Gentile
James Edward Gentile (Diamond Jim)

Bats Left, Throws Left
Height 6' 4", Weight 215 lb.

MLB Debut September 10, 1957
Final Game September 30, 1966
Born June 3, 1934 in San Francisco, CA

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
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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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1958 24 LAN NL    5   16    1    3   0   0   0    0   0   0    1    3  .188  .235  .188  .423    3   0   0   0   0   0  
 1960 26 BAA AL  137  412   66  119  24   0  22   65   1   0   78   72  .289  .411  .507  .918  209   1   5  13  11  12  MVP-22
 1961 27 BAA AL  149  484   96  131  19   2  43   97   0   0   97  110  .271  .410  .585  .995  283   0   4  11  20   5  MVP-7
 1962 28 BAA AL  156  598  101  165  22   1  45  112   4   0   58  112  .276  .343  .542  .885  324   0   3   1   5  17  MVP-5
 1963 29 BAA AL  147  522   63  130  19   0  23   66   5   6   63  115  .249  .338  .418  .756  218   0   5   0  10   7  MVP-25
 1964 30 BAA AL   98  288   39   75  13   0  12   39   0   0   58   67  .260  .384  .431  .814  124   0   4   0   2   7  
         KCA AL   40   84    2   20   3   0   1    8   0   0   11   23  .238  .326  .310  .636   26   0   0   0   0   1  
         TOT     138  372   41   95  16   0  13   47   0   0   69   90  .255  .371  .403  .775  150   0   4   0   2   8 
 1965 31 KCA AL   91  203   28   46   5   3   9   30   0   0   31   73  .227  .337  .414  .751   84   0   4   1   5   3  
         CHA AL   19   28    6    5   1   0   1    3   0   0    2    9  .179  .226  .321  .547    9   0   1   0   0   1  
         TOT     110  231   34   51   6   3  10   33   0   0   33   82  .221  .325  .403  .727   93   0   5   1   5   4 
 1966 32 CHA AL   66  150   19   33   5   0   8   27   0   0   26   40  .220  .354  .413  .767   62   0   0   1   5   1  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
  8 Seasons      908 2785  421  727 111   6 164  447  10   6  425  624  .261  .367  .482  .849 1342   1  26  27  58  54
 Per 162 games        497   75  130  20   1  29   80   2   1   76  111                          239   0   5   5  10  10
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1958 24 LAN NL   6    0   1.6   0   0   0  .000   0    1    1 1.000    0    0  .000  1B   2e19       21   
 1960 26 BAA AL  13   89   7.8  21   4   0  .190   3   33   25  .758    0    0  .000  1B   2e10       15   
 1961 27 BAA AL  32  125   9.4  14   5   2  .357  18   52   28  .538    0    0  .000  1B   2e17      -74   
 1962 28 BAA AL  19  109   6.5   5   1   0  .200  12   44   22  .500    0    0  .000  1B   3e18       64   
 1963 29 BAA AL  30   76   5.1  10   2   0  .200   6   52   42  .808    0    0  .000  1B   2e8       -26   
 1964 30 BAA AL   6   51   6.2  19   4   2  .211   6   29   18  .621    0    0  .000  1B   2e17      -23   
         KCA AL  55    9   3.8  16   6   1  .375   1    5    4  .800    0    0  .000  1B   2e17     -201   
         TOT                    35  10   3  .286   7   34   22  .647    0    0  .000
 1965 31 KCA AL  10   30   5.1  27   6   1  .222   1   19   18  .947    0    0  .000  1B   2e11      -29   
         CHA AL   0    1   2.1   7   2   1  .286   0    1    1 1.000    0    0  .000  1B   2e11     -233   
         TOT                    34   8   2  .235   1   20   19  .950    0    0  .000
 1966 32 CHA AL   5   24   5.6  16   0   0  .000   3    6    3  .500    0    0  .000  1B   3e18      -32   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
  8 Seasons          519   6.5 135  30   7  .222  50  242  162  .669    0    0  .000                 -17   3
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 16.6 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1958 24 LAN NL  1B    5    27    4    0    1 1.000    4   37.0  7.54
 1960 26 BAA AL  1B  115  1003  110    3  121  .997  108  988.1 10.14
 1961 27 BAA AL  1B  134  1215  103   18  118  .987  133 1197.2  9.90
 1962 28 BAA AL  1B  152  1352  112   12  125  .992  151 1347.1  9.78
 1963 29 BAA AL  1B  138  1301  136    6  116  .996  137 1230.1 10.51  GG
 1964 30 BAA AL  1B   78   729   75    6   71  .993   75  676.2 10.69
         KCA AL  1B   23   174   12    1   13  .995   16  168.1  9.94
 1965 31 KCA AL  1B   66   468   58    1   54  .998   48  460.0 10.29
         CHA AL  1B   11    53    6    0    6 1.000    3   49.0 10.84
 1966 32 CHA AL  1B   43   303   26    3   14  .991   36  306.0  9.68
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1966 WS    CHA SFN   W    5  18  3  6  2  0  3   4  0  4  .333  .368  .944  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


Draft History


Transaction History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1958  LAN   81-73   Robert Rescigno
 1960  BAA   63-91   Rob Tomlinson
 1961  BAA   76-78   Rob Tomlinson
 1962  BAA   78-84   Rob Tomlinson
 1963  BAA   83-79   Gary Dewing, Rob Tomlinson
 1964  BAA   70-92   Gary Dewing
 1964  KCA   72-90   Drew Kennedy
 1965  KCA   70-92   Jim Taglia
 1965  CHA   79-83   Jon Fellows
 1966  CHA   95-67   Jon Fellows

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