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Sam Mele
Sabath Anthony Mele

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 1", Weight 187 lb.

MLB Debut April 15, 1947
Final Game September 16, 1956
Born January 21, 1923 in Astoria, NY

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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 24 BOA AL  134  463   56  133  15   7   9   82   0   0   47   51  .287  .353  .408  .761  189   1   2   9   1  12  
 1948 25 BOA AL   64  171   22   45   8   0   1   17   0   0   17   23  .263  .328  .327  .656   56   0   1   3   0   8  
 1949 26 BOA AL   25   85    7   19   2   5   0   13   0   0    7   13  .224  .283  .365  .647   31   0   0   0   0   3  
         WAA AL   23   11    0    4   0   0   0    2   0   0    1    0  .364  .417  .364  .780    4   0   0   0   0   0  
         TOT      48   96    7   23   2   5   0   15   0   0    8   13  .240  .298  .365  .663   35   0   0   0   0   3 
 1950 27 WAA AL  103  301   50  102  12   1   6   52   0   1   33   20  .339  .404  .445  .849  134   2   0   0   0  14  
 1951 28 WAA AL  154  613   61  170  35   6   5   66   5   4   36   48  .277  .318  .378  .696  232   1   6   8   3  20  
 1952 29 WAA AL   56   48    2   10   0   0   1    3   0   0    7    5  .208  .309  .271  .580   13   0   0   1   0   1  
         CHA AL   52  170   21   33   4   1   5   20   0   0   22   23  .194  .279  .318  .597   54   0   5   1   0   5  
         TOT     108  218   23   43   4   1   6   23   0   0   29   28  .197  .286  .307  .593   67   0   5   2   0   6 
 1953 30 CHA AL  122  434   73  124  30  10  13   85   5   6   47   52  .286  .355  .491  .845  213   1   5   0   2   9  MVP-25
 1954 31 CHA AL   40   96    8   26   5   1   2   15   0   2    8   13  .271  .324  .406  .730   39   1   1   0   0   4  
         CHN NL   27   94   10   22   3   0   4    9   0   0   11   18  .234  .321  .394  .714   37   0   0   2   1   7  
         TOT      67  190   18   48   8   1   6   24   0   2   19   31  .253  .322  .400  .722   76   1   1   2   1  11 
 1955 32 KCA AL   32   69    3   12   2   0   2    7   0   0    4   17  .174  .230  .290  .520   20   0   0   0   1   2  
 1956 33 NYA AL   78   59    7   18   4   0   1    7   0   0    4   10  .305  .349  .424  .773   25   0   0   0   0   6  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 10 Seasons      910 2614  320  718 120  31  49  378  10  13  244  293  .275  .336  .401  .737 1047   6  20  24   8  91
 Per 162 games        465   57  128  21   6   9   67   2   2   43   52                          186   1   4   4   1  16
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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 24 BOA AL  25   65   5.2  11   2   0  .182   1   52   34  .654    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e3   -44   
 1948 25 BOA AL  75   17   3.4  12   4   0  .333   5   16    5  .312    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e10    19   
 1949 26 BOA AL  67    8   3.2   2   0   0  .000   2    7    2  .286    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e10   31   
         WAA AL   8    1   6.8   2   1   0  .500   1    3    1  .333    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e10  164   
         TOT                     4   1   0  .250   3   10    3  .300    0    0  .000
 1950 27 WAA AL  82   51   6.4  18   4   1  .222   1   33   28  .848    0    0  .000  OF   2(-1)e4    66   
 1951 28 WAA AL  27   69   3.9   0   0   0  .000  10   53   26  .491    0    0  .000  1B   4e15       -9   
 1952 29 WAA AL  33    4   2.9  46   9   1  .196   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  OF   2(-1)e1  -176   
         CHA AL  27   15   2.9   0   0   0  .000   0   13   12  .923    0    0  .000  OF   2(-1)e1  -159   
         TOT                    46   9   1  .196   0   13   12  .923    0    0  .000
 1953 30 CHA AL  11   74   6.1  13   6   1  .462   0   28   21  .750    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e1    56   
 1954 31 CHA AL  62   11   3.9  15   3   1  .200   0    9    7  .778    0    0  .000  1B   4e10      -23   
         CHN NL  16   10   3.4   1   0   0  .000   2    9    5  .556    0    0  .000  1B   4e10      -39   
         TOT                    16   3   1  .188   2   18   12  .667    0    0  .000
 1955 32 KCA AL  86    4   2.0   5   0   0  .000   2    9    6  .667    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e14    10   
 1956 33 NYA AL  40    6   3.8  19   4   1  .211   1    3    2  .667    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e12    32   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 10 Seasons          340   4.5 144  33   5  .229  25  235  149  .634    0    0  .000                  -5   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 7.6 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1947 24 BOA AL  RF  115   197   11    1    1  .995   99  932.0  2.01
                 CF   11    33    1    0    0 1.000   10   84.0  3.64
 1948 25 BOA AL  RF   52    63    0    5    0  .926   45  396.1  1.43
 1949 26 TOT     RF   20    25    1    0    0 1.000   20  164.2  1.42
         BOA AL  1B    5    39    4    2    0  .956    3   28.0 13.82
         WAA AL  LF   21    14    1    1    0  .938    0   36.0  3.75
 1950 27 WAA AL  RF   75   144    6    1    0  .993   67  608.0  2.22
                 LF   13     5    1    0    0 1.000    0   29.2  1.82
                 1B    3     3    1    0    0 1.000    0    4.0  9.00
                 2B    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    2.0  4.50
 1951 28 WAA AL  1B  154  1369  113   10  156  .993  154 1377.2  9.68
                 LF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
 1952 29 WAA AL  LF    6     2    0    0    0 1.000    0    9.0  2.00
                 RF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    3.0  0.00
         CHA AL  RF   51    99    0    0    0 1.000   49  433.2  2.05
 1953 30 CHA AL  RF  108   253    5    0    1 1.000  105  958.2  2.42
                 CF    4     6    0    0    0 1.000    1   16.0  3.38
                 1B    1     2    0    0    1 1.000    0    2.0  9.00
                 LF    2     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    2.0  4.50
 1954 31 CHA AL  1B   18   176   22    2   16  .990   18  153.1 11.62
                 RF    4     4    0    0    0 1.000    4   34.0  1.06
                 LF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    2.0  0.00
         CHN NL  1B   25   259   23    2   15  .993   25  221.2 11.45
                 LF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    2.0  0.00
 1955 32 KCA AL  LF   22    30    2    2    0  .941   16  148.1  1.94
                 RF    5     4    0    0    0 1.000    1   25.0  1.44
 1956 33 NYA AL  LF   66    25    1    1    0  .963    1  146.0  1.60
                 1B    2     8    0    0    1 1.000    1   11.0  6.55
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1947 WS    BOA SLN   W    7  26  3  7  0  0  1   4  1  4  .269  .296  .385  0
 1948 WS    BOA SLN   W    5  17  1  3  0  0  0   0  1  3  .176  .222  .176  0
 1949 WS    BOA BRN   L    1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
 1951 WS    WAA BRN   W    7  24  2  5  2  0  0   2  1  1  .208  .231  .292  0
 1953 WS    CHA BRN   W    7  26  4  9  2  0  0   1  2  4  .346  .414  .423  0
 1954 WS    CHA BRN   W    5  21  2  5  0  0  1   4  1  1  .238  .273  .381  0
 1956 WS    NYA NYN   W    3   2  1  0  0  0  0   1  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1947  BOA   96-58   Steve Bivens
 1948  BOA  112-42   Steve Bivens
 1949  BOA   88-66   Steve Bivens
 1949  WAA   61-93   Larry Cupp
 1950  WAA   74-80   Larry Cupp
 1951  WAA   89-65   Larry Cupp
 1952  WAA   84-70   Larry Cupp
 1952  CHA  101-53   Robert Rescigno
 1953  CHA  108-46   Robert Rescigno
 1954  CHA   93-61   Robert Rescigno
 1954  CHN   64-90   Alan Boodman
 1955  KCA   68-86   Drew Kennedy
 1956  NYA  101-53   Billy Vanson

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