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Ken Keltner
Kenneth Frederick Keltner (Butch)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 0", Weight 190 lb.

MLB Debut October 2, 1937
Final Game May 25, 1950
Born October 31, 1916 in Milwaukee, WI
Died December 12, 1991

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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1942 25 SLN NL  154  572   47  154  31   2   3   70   6   3   31   48  .269  .307  .346  .653  198   3   5   8   2  11  
 1943 26 SLN NL  121  441   46  113  40   5   3   46   6   0   28   22  .256  .303  .390  .693  172   8   6   1   4  13  
 1944 27 SLN NL  154  593   72  183  44   9  15  111   9   5   48   35  .309  .358  .489  .848  290   6   7   5   2  17  MVP-11
 1946 29 SLN NL   77  107    7   21   4   0   3   15   0   0    6   11  .196  .243  .318  .561   34   1   1   0   1   4  
 1947 30 SLN NL   72   79   13   26   6   0   2   23   3   0    8    9  .329  .385  .481  .866   38   0   3   1   1   2  
 1948 31 SLN NL  150  599   97  172  29   9  31  126   1   0   69   59  .287  .356  .521  .877  312   2   9   1   0  27  MVP-3
 1949 32 SLN NL   86  266   32   71  10   3   9   36   2   1   33   29  .267  .343  .429  .772  114   6   4   1   0   3  
 1950 33 BOA AL    8   31    5   11   2   0   0    2   0   0    3    7  .355  .412  .419  .831   13   0   0   0   0   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
  8 Seasons      822 2688  319  751 166  28  66  429  27   9  226  220  .279  .334  .436  .769 1171  26  35  17  10  77
 Per 162 games        530   63  148  33   6  13   85   5   2   45   43                          231   5   7   3   2  15
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1942 25 SLN NL  16   59   3.7   0   0   0  .000  27   83   42  .506    0    0  .000  ?              -43   
 1943 26 SLN NL  11   51   3.9   3   1   0  .333   6   57   44  .772    0    0  .000  3B   3e15        1   
 1944 27 SLN NL  16  100   6.1   0   0   0  .000  10   75   48  .640    0    0  .000  3B   3e18       27   
 1946 29 SLN NL  38    7   2.2  59  12   2  .203   0    7    6  .857    0    0  .000  3B   3e15     -120   
 1947 30 SLN NL  17   15   7.3  56  16   2  .286   0    1    1 1.000    0    0  .000  3B   3e12      152   
 1948 31 SLN NL  33  105   6.1   1   0   0  .000  11   78   61  .782    0    0  .000  3B   2e14      -40   
 1949 32 SLN NL  70   41   5.4  14   4   0  .286   7   37   18  .486    0    0  .000  3B   3e20       55   
 1950 33 BOA AL   0    5   7.7   0   0   0  .000   0    1    1 1.000    0    0  .000  3B   4e23       51   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
  8 Seasons          388   5.0 133  33   4  .248  61  339  221  .652    0    0  .000                  -5   1
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 10.7 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1942 25 SLN NL  3B  154   179  331   27   41  .950  154 1382.1  3.32
 1943 26 SLN NL  3B  117   153  255    6   25  .986  116 1062.0  3.46  GG
 1944 27 SLN NL  3B  154   232  370   10   31  .984  154 1388.2  3.90
 1946 29 SLN NL  3B   12     8   30    0    2 1.000   12  103.0  3.32
                 1B    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
 1947 30 SLN NL  3B    5     5   17    0    2 1.000    5   45.2  4.34
 1948 31 SLN NL  3B  149    98  355   11   31  .976  148 1350.1  3.02  GG
 1949 32 SLN NL  3B   70    59  155    7   20  .968   69  616.0  3.13
 1950 33 BOA AL  3B    7    10   16    0    3 1.000    7   61.0  3.84
                 1B    1     4    0    0    0 1.000    1    2.0 18.00
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1943 WS    SLN NYA   W    4  15  1  1  1  0  0   1  0  3  .067  .067  .133  0
 1944 WS    SLN WAA   W    5  16  3  3  0  0  2   4  2  2  .188  .278  .562  0
 1947 WS    SLN BOA   L    1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  1  0  .000 1.000  .000  0
 1948 WS    SLN BOA   L    5  20  2  4  0  0  2   3  1  0  .200  .238  .500  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


Draft History


Transaction History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1942  SLN   89-65   Mike Rescigno
 1943  SLN  102-52   Mike Rescigno
 1944  SLN  102-52   Mike Rescigno
 1946  SLN   89-65   Mike Rescigno
 1947  SLN   89-65   Mike Rescigno
 1948  SLN   97-57   Mike Rescigno
 1949  SLN   87-67   Mike Rescigno
 1950  BOA   82-72   Steve Bivens

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