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Tim McCarver
James Timothy McCarver

Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 6' 1", Weight 195 lb.

MLB Debut September 10, 1959
Final Game October 5, 1980
Born October 16, 1941 in Memphis, TN (age 81)

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 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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1961 19 SLN NL   16   52    4   15   2   2   3   12   0   0    0    2  .288  .288  .577  .865   119    30   0   0   0   0   2  
 1962           [Did not play]
 1963 21 SLN NL  130  422   63  133  17   9   4   57   2   1   42   34  .315  .379  .427  .805   105   180   1   3  12   3   8  
 1964 22 SLN NL  139  486   42  133  15   4  12   54   3   1   33   62  .274  .319  .395  .714    97   192   3   2   7   0  11  
 1965 23 SLN NL  124  466   44  114  20   1  15   57   1   3   23   39  .245  .278  .388  .666    94   181   0   4   2   0   7  
 1966 24 SLN NL  147  539   60  152  20  11  14   70   7   3   33   42  .282  .326  .438  .764   108   236   0   4  11   4  11  
 1967 25 SLN NL  133  461   53  143  33   3  11   62  13   7   35   27  .310  .361  .466  .828   125   215   7   0   0   2   9  
 1968 26 SLN NL  133  481   55  125  19   9  10   43   6   7   17   35  .260  .285  .399  .684   107   192   0   1   7   0  10  
 1969 27 SLN NL  161  600   62  138  29   3   6   58   5   4   41   29  .230  .285  .318  .603    89   191   0   3   1   6  14  
 1970 28 CHN NL   69  163   18   40   8   2   6   27   1   0   10    8  .245  .291  .429  .721    97    70   0   1   0   1   6  
 1971 29 CHN NL  142  505   53  141  32   2   6   58   3   3   43   25  .279  .334  .386  .720   101   195   1   3   1   0  14  
 1972 30 MLA AL  115  396   38  109  20   1  10   49   5   3   29   37  .275  .327  .407  .734   109   161   0   5   2   4  11  
 1973 31 MON NL  118  369   44  108  18   4   7   48   0   0   37   18  .293  .353  .420  .773   109   155   4   5   2   0   7  
 1974 32 MON NL   54  101    8   29   5   0   0   10   0   0   24    7  .287  .424  .337  .761   107    34   0   0   0   0   3  
 1975 33 DEA AL   30   32    4   10   3   0   0    8   0   0    7    7  .312  .436  .406  .842   114    13   0   0   0   0   1  
 1976 34 DEA AL   69  168   22   46   9   2   5   23   0   1   39   12  .274  .410  .440  .850   124    74   0   2   0   1   2  
 1977 35 DEA AL   67  175   23   56  12   3   7   30   0   0   35   15  .320  .437  .543  .979   129    95   0   1   3   2   7  
 1978 36 DEA AL   51  124   16   27   5   0   1   22   1   1   25   27  .218  .346  .282  .629    82    35   0   3   0   1   4  
 1979 37 MLA AL   10   34    4    8   1   0   0    1   0   0    1    2  .235  .278  .265  .542    72     9   0   0   0   1   1  
         SFN NL   37  110    9   20   4   2   0    4   0   1   14    9  .182  .280  .255  .535    76    28   0   0   0   1   4  
         TOT      47  144   13   28   5   2   0    5   0   1   15   11  .194  .280  .257  .536          37   0   0   0   2   5 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 18 Seasons     1745 5684  622 1547 272  58 117  693  47  35  488  437  .272  .331  .402  .733        2286  16  37  48  26 132
 Per 600 PA           546   60  148  26   6  11   67   5   3   47   42                                 219   2   4   5   2  13
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
   With SLN      983 3507  383  953 155  42  75  413  37  26  224  270  .272  .317  .404  .721        1417  11  17  40  15  72
   With DEA      217  499   65  139  29   5  13   83   1   2  106   61  .279  .405  .435  .840         217   0   6   3   4  14
   With CHN      211  668   71  181  40   4  12   85   4   3   53   33  .271  .324  .397  .720         265   1   4   1   1  20
   With MON      172  470   52  137  23   4   7   58   0   0   61   25  .291  .369  .402  .772         189   4   5   2   0  10
   With MLA      125  430   42  117  21   1  10   50   5   3   30   39  .272  .323  .395  .719         170   0   5   2   5  12
   With SFN       37  110    9   20   4   2   0    4   0   1   14    9  .182  .280  .255  .535          28   0   0   0   1   4
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 MLB Totals     1909 5529  590 1501 242  57  97  645  61  49  548  422  .271  .337  .388  .725        2148  35  64 119  30  99
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1961 19 SLN NL  40    7   5.2   3   1   1  .333   1    6    4  .667    6    3  .667  C    4(0)e12   283   
 1962           [Did not play]
 1963 21 SLN NL  29   68   6.1   1   0   0  .000   4   70   49  .700   58   39  .598  C    3(0)e3     89   
 1964 22 SLN NL  36   59   4.4   4   1   0  .250  10   72   54  .750   56   23  .709  C    3(0)e6    -29   
 1965 23 SLN NL  35   48   3.6   1   0   0  .000   6   56   44  .786   51   32  .614  C    3(0)e2    -69   
 1966 24 SLN NL  28   74   5.0   2   1   0  .500   4   60   51  .850   47   31  .603  C    3(-1)e3    21   
 1967 25 SLN NL  24   76   6.0   7   1   0  .143   1   64   51  .797   23   18  .561  C    2(-1)e1     6   
 1968 26 SLN NL  19   49   3.6   0   0   0  .000  16   53   34  .642   97   45  .683  C    2(+1)e9    39   
 1969 27 SLN NL  26   53   3.0   0   0   0  .000  20   83   61  .735  102   50  .671  C    3(+2)e9   -86   
 1970 28 CHN NL  20   19   3.9  19   6   1  .316   0   28   22  .786   21    9  .700  C    3(+2)e4   -65   
 1971 29 CHN NL  31   63   4.4   2   0   0  .000   8   64   47  .734  106   34  .757  C    4(+2)e9    -9   
 1972 30 MLA AL  46   51   4.5   2   1   0  .500  13   61   45  .738   85   28  .752  C    4(+2)e5    84   
 1973 31 MON NL  15   56   5.5   9   2   1  .222  10   67   50  .746   50   29  .633  C    4(+2)e7    69   
 1974 32 MON NL   6   16   5.8  20   4   0  .200   1    7    4  .571   22    7  .759  C    4(+2)e16  159   
 1975 33 DEA AL  26    6   7.1  12   4   0  .333   1    2    2 1.000    7    0 1.000  C    3(0)e6    106   
 1976 34 DEA AL   8   33   7.2  13   2   0  .154   3   18   15  .833   52   14  .788  C    4(+2)e1     8   
 1977 35 DEA AL   6   42   9.0  15   4   1  .267   3    5    3  .600    7    2  .778  DH              43   
 1978 36 DEA AL  11   13   3.5  10   4   0  .400   5   10    4  .400    9    2  .818  UT             -80   
 1979 37 MLA AL   9    2   2.4   1   0   0  .000   0    6    5  .833    6    2  .750  C    4(+2)e6  -105   
         SFN NL  14    7   2.2   0   0   0  .000   1    7    7 1.000   30   11  .732  C    4(+2)e6  -113   
         TOT                     1   0   0  .000   1   13   12  .923   36   13  .735
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 18 Seasons          750   4.7 121  31   4  .256 107  739  552  .747  835  379  .688                   6   3
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 27.1 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 53.0 (Likely HOFer ~ 100)

Smiley Hall of Fame Voting
Ballot #5 (Class of 1961/1980): 1 of 16 votes, 6.2% -- dropped from future ballots


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO     A     E   DP    FP    GS    Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+-----+------+-----+----+----+-----+-----+-------+------+
 1961 19 SLN NL  C     13    76     4    1    0   .988    11   100.2   7.15
 1962           [Did not play]
 1963 21 SLN NL  C    128   801    66    4    1   .995   121  1095.0   7.13
 1964 22 SLN NL  C    135   800    50   10    2   .988   133  1169.1   6.54
 1965 23 SLN NL  C    124   832    58    6    3   .993   121  1089.2   7.35
 1966 24 SLN NL  C    145   933    53    4    7   .996   141  1270.2   6.98  GG
 1967 25 SLN NL  C    124   806    44    1    4   .999   121  1082.1   7.07
 1968 26 SLN NL  C    133   830    67   16    0   .982   132  1141.1   7.07
 1969 27 SLN NL  C    160  1066    90   20    8   .983   158  1427.2   7.29
 1970 28 CHN NL  C     48   250    19    0    0  1.000    40   333.0   7.27
 1971 29 CHN NL  C    140   876    61    8    0   .992   140  1206.2   6.99
 1972 30 MLA AL  C    112   626    51   13    0   .981   107   939.2   6.48
                 3B     1     0     0    0    0   .000     0     2.1   0.00
 1973 31 MON NL  C    106   654    57    9    4   .988   100   848.1   7.54
                 1B     1     1     0    1    0   .500     0     1.0   9.00
 1974 32 MON NL  C     31   127    11    1    2   .993    29   196.0   6.34
 1975 33 DEA AL  C     21    27     2    1    0   .967     3    61.2   4.23
                 1B     4     7     0    0    1  1.000     0     6.0  10.50
 1976 34 DEA AL  C     41   161    24    3    1   .984    35   309.2   5.38
                 1B     9    58     3    0    3  1.000     7    63.0   8.71
 1977 35 DEA AL  C     14    46     4    3    0   .943    11    91.0   4.95
                 1B     1     1     0    0    0  1.000     0     1.0   9.00
 1978 36 DEA AL  1B    17   143     5    5   10   .967    16   136.0   9.79
                 C     14    47     2    0    0  1.000    12    94.0   4.69
 1979 37 MLA AL  C      9    38     3    0    0  1.000     9    76.0   4.86
                 LF     1     0     0    0    0   .000     0     2.0   0.00
         SFN NL  C     37   182    16    1    2   .995    32   281.0   6.34
+--------------+---+-----+------+-----+----+----+-----+-----+-------+------+
                               CAREER TOTALS BY POSITION
                 C   1535  9178   682  101   34   .990  1456 12813.2   6.93
                 1B    32   210     8    6   14   .973    23   207.0   9.48
                 3B     1     0     0    0    0   .000     0     2.1   0.00
                 LF     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 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1968 WS    SLN DEA   L    4  12  1  2  0  0  0   1  0  1  .167  .167  .167  0
 1973 NLCS  MON LAN   L    4   9  1  2  1  0  0   0  3  0  .222  .417  .333  0
 1974 NLCS  MON CIN   L    3   3  0  1  1  0  0   0  0  0  .333  .333  .667  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1961  SLN   64-90   Mike Rescigno
 1963  SLN   90-72   Mike Rescigno
 1964  SLN   67-95   Mike Rescigno
 1965  SLN   74-88   Mike Rescigno
 1966  SLN   83-79   Mike Rescigno
 1967  SLN   98-64   Mike Rescigno
 1968  SLN  105-57   Mike Rodriguez
 1969  SLN   89-73   Jeff Juenger
 1970  CHN   52-110  Alan Bosslet
 1971  CHN   76-86   Alan Bosslet
 1972  MLA   64-98   Frank Pennylegion
 1973  MON   85-77   Steve Bivens
 1974  MON  109-53   Steve Bivens
 1975  DEA   47-115  Dennis Van Langen
 1976  DEA   54-108  Dennis Van Langen
 1977  DEA   68-94   Dennis Van Langen
 1978  DEA   81-81   Dennis Van Langen
 1979  MLA   90-72   Paul Weinberg
 1979  SFN   57-105  Bob Mittleman

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