Quick Index: Teams | Leagues | Managers | Postseason
You Are Here > smileyleague.org > Cliff Melton
Cliff Melton
Clifford George Melton (Mickey Mouse,Mountain Music)

Bats Left, Throws Left
Height 6' 5", Weight 203 lb.

MLB Debut April 25, 1937
Final Game September 29, 1944
Born January 3, 1912 in Brevard, NC
Died July 28, 1986 (age 74)

Pitching   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Batters
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  W   L   Pct   G   GS  CG  GF  SV SHO   IP     H   BFP    R   ER   HR  BB  IBB HBP  SO   WP BK  ERA
+--------------+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+-----+----+----+---+----+---+---+----+---+--+-----+
 1937 25 NYN NL  18  18  .500  38  38  11   0   0   1  274.0  301  1190  141  123  23   65   2   9  200   3  0  4.04  CY-8
 1938 26 NYN NL  15   9  .625  31  31   8   0   0   1  232.2  263  1021  130  110  17   70   2   5  102   1  0  4.26  CY-10
 1939 27 NYN NL  14   8  .636  29  27   6   1   0   1  198.2  229   877  108   93  15   74   2   1  103   5  0  4.21  CY-12
 1940 28 NYN NL  10  11  .476  29  24   3   5   0   0  171.1  192   748   90   81  10   62   0   7  131   3  0  4.25  
 1941 29 NYN NL   8   7  .533  25  24   3   0   0   0  174.0  162   728   72   58  15   62   1   2   84   1  0  3.00  
 1942 30 NYN NL   9   9  .500  30  17   3   8   2   1  149.2  128   616   55   45  14   40   3   0   65   3  0  2.71  
 1943 31 NYN NL   8  12  .400  27  27   2   0   0   1  178.0  179   757   74   52   9   62   2   3   66   1  1  2.63  
 1944 32 NYN NL   3   5  .375  39   1   0  22   0   0   67.1   93   317   46   37   8   23   8   3   19   2  0  4.95  
+--------------+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+-----+----+----+---+----+---+---+----+---+--+-----+
  8 Seasons      85  79  .518 248 189  36  36   2   5 1445.2 1547  6254  716  599 111  458  20  30  770  19  1  3.73
+--------------+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+-----+----+----+---+----+---+---+----+---+--+-----+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27 SOp RnSup  AB   H   HR  AVG   E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  OPS Star 
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+-----+----+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+----+
 1937 25 NYN NL  29  139   4.5   0  5.08   95   6   0  .063   0   10    9  .900    1    0 1.000   89   
 1938 26 NYN NL  37  125   4.7   0  5.65   68  15   0  .221   6   12    4  .333   13    6  .684   -2   
 1939 27 NYN NL  28  111   5.0   0  6.44   76  16   0  .211   4    6    3  .500    2    3  .400   84   
 1940 28 NYN NL  30   94   5.0   0  4.71   65  10   0  .154   0    8    8 1.000    1    3  .250   -5   
 1941 29 NYN NL  29   72   3.7   1  4.46   56   3   0  .054   1    5    3  .600    8    5  .615   -9   
 1942 30 NYN NL  29   57   3.4   2  2.94   45   5   0  .111   1    5    4  .800    1    2  .333    1   
 1943 31 NYN NL  29   75   3.8   0  3.93   57   6   0  .105   3    3    2  .667    3    1  .750  -43   
 1944 32 NYN NL  38   54   7.1   3  4.00   10   0   0  .000   0    1    1 1.000    0    0  .000   83   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+-----+----+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+----+
  8 Seasons          731   4.5   6        472  61   0  .129  15   50   34  .680   29   20  .592   25   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+-----+----+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+----+

HOF Standards: Pitching - 8.6 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Pitching - 12.0 (Likely HOFer ~ 100)


Draft History


Transaction History


Similar Pitchers

    Compare similar players

  1. Steve Blass (968)
  2. Steve Avery (959)
  3. Rick Langford (959)
  4. Eddie Smith (955)
  5. Cal McLish (954)
  6. Teddy Higuera (953)
  7. Andy Hawkins (952)
  8. Larry French (951)
  9. Jim O'Toole (950)
  10. Carl Hubbell (950)


Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1937  NYN   76-78   David Dick
 1938  NYN   99-55   David Dick
 1939  NYN   81-73   David Dick
 1940  NYN   69-85   David Dick
 1941  NYN   63-91   David Dick
 1942  NYN   89-65   Rick Field
 1943  NYN   67-87   Rick Field
 1944  NYN   56-98   Rick Field

Quick Index: Teams | Leagues | Managers | Postseason