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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
 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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1940 23 SLN NL  147  558   80  127  22   7  22   57  15   5   42   73  .228  .285  .410  .695  229  13   1   0   3  14  MVP-19
 1941 24 SLN NL  154  638   95  174  28  19  27  109   3   2   47   49  .273  .322  .503  .825  321   0   9   1   4  11  MVP-4
 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
 1945           [Did not play]
 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  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 10 Seasons     1123 3884  494 1052 216  54 115  595  45  16  315  342  .271  .325  .443  .768 1721  39  45  18  17 102
 Per 162 games        560   71  152  31   8  17   86   6   2   45   49                          248   6   6   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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1940 23 SLN NL  11   63   3.7  14   4   0  .286  13   62   39  .629    0    0  .000  3B   3e22      -44   
 1941 24 SLN NL  25  103   5.7   0   0   0  .000  17   83   64  .771    0    0  .000  3B   1e17       10   
 1942 25 SLN NL  16   59   3.7   0   0   0  .000  27   83   42  .506    0    0  .000  3B   3e30      -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   
 1945           [Did not play]
 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   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 10 Seasons          555   4.9 147  37   4  .252  91  484  324  .669    0    0  .000                  -8   1
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 23.7 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1940 23 SLN NL  3B  132   155  312   13   32  .973  132 1180.1  3.56
 1941 24 SLN NL  3B  154   113  348   17   24  .964  154 1395.0  2.97
 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
 1945           [Did not play]
 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)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1940  SLN   51-103  Mike Rescigno
 1941  SLN   68-86   Mike Rescigno
 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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