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Denis Menke
Denis John Menke

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

MLB Debut April 14, 1962
Final Game July 10, 1974
Born July 21, 1940 in Algona, IA

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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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1962 21 PIN NL   60  143   12   20   2   0   0    4   0   0   19   43  .140  .245  .154  .399   22   0   0   0   1   4  
 1963 22 PIN NL  133  424   30   81  13   1   7   36   0   3   24   88  .191  .247  .276  .523  117   4   2   3   8   6  
 1964 23 PIN NL  146  549  100  162  23   6  34   80   5   3   64   83  .295  .369  .545  .914  299   2   4   0   3   8  MVP-10
 1965 24 PIN NL   83  100   20   27   9   2   3   18   1   0   15   12  .270  .365  .490  .855   49   1   0   0   0   1  
 1966 25 PIN NL  100  332   34   70  18   2   3   37   0   0   52   60  .211  .327  .304  .632  101   2   3   4   7   6  
         ATN NL   52  160   24   40   4   0  10   26   0   0   23   42  .250  .337  .462  .799   74   1   6   2   1   4  
         TOT     152  492   58  110  22   2  13   63   0   0   75  102  .224  .330  .356  .686  175   3   9   6   8  10 
 1967 26 ATN NL   84  141   21   30   8   0   2   17   3   2   29   21  .213  .347  .312  .659   44   0   2   2   1   3  
 1968 27 BOA AL  160  583   52  121  25   3   4   45   2   1   49  100  .208  .276  .281  .558  164  15   7   0   9   7  
 1969 28 BOA AL  161  637   96  158  31  11  11   62   1   1   79   91  .248  .332  .383  .715  244  16   3   0   3  18  MVP-24
 1970 29 BOA AL  161  634   93  178  36   4  16   57   4   1   71   85  .281  .355  .426  .781  270  25   3   0   4  14  
 1971 30 BOA AL  142  517   45  111  23   4   3   34   0   1   54   75  .215  .292  .292  .584  151  30   2   0   3  12  
 1972 31 DEA AL  130  415   39   96  25   1   6   37   0   1   39   79  .231  .302  .340  .641  141   4   3   0   4   5  
 1973 32 DEA AL   66  131   24   31   2   0   4   15   0   1   33   18  .237  .389  .344  .733   45   2   2   0   1   3  
 1974 33 BOA AL    9   11    0    1   0   0   0    3   0   0    4    1  .091  .333  .091  .424    1   0   0   0   0   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 13 Seasons     1487 4777  590 1126 219  34 103  471  16  14  555  798  .236  .319  .360  .679 1722 102  37  11  45  91
 Per 162 games        520   64  123  24   4  11   51   2   2   60   87                          188  11   4   1   5  10
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1962 21 PIN NL  23    6   1.3   5   2   0  .400   8   21   12  .571    0    0  .000  UT            -145   
 1963 22 PIN NL  46   28   2.2   4   0   0  .000  22   68   34  .500    0    0  .000  3B   3e35     -110   
 1964 23 PIN NL  29  112   7.5  12   6   3  .500  20   59   33  .559    0    0  .000  3B   3e35       67   
 1965 24 PIN NL  66   19   6.9  18   3   0  .167   5   19   12  .632    0    0  .000  UT             150   
 1966 25 PIN NL  28   36   3.6   4   1   0  .250   9   53   37  .698    0    0  .000  3B   3e15     -135   
         ATN NL  19   26   5.4   6   0   0  .000   5   52   31  .596    0    0  .000  SS   4e38       32   
         TOT                    10   1   0  .100  14  105   68  .648    0    0  .000
 1967 26 ATN NL  27   17   3.9  40  11   0  .275   6   34   21  .618    0    0  .000  SS   4e26        0   
 1968 27 BOA AL  26   49   2.7   6   3   0  .500  11  102   66  .647    0    0  .000  3B   3e13     -123   
 1969 28 BOA AL  35   82   4.3   0   0   0  .000  13   77   50  .649    0    0  .000  3B   3e13      -41   
 1970 29 BOA AL  30   98   5.3   1   1   0 1.000  32   73   31  .425    0    0  .000  3B   3e37      -52   
 1971 30 BOA AL  34   46   2.8   3   0   0  .000  17  151  110  .728    0    0  .000  SS   3e26      -65   
 1972 31 DEA AL  34   44   3.6   5   2   0  .400  12   52   39  .750    0    0  .000  3B   2e22      -26   
 1973 32 DEA AL  52   20   5.0   5   2   0  .400   7   25   12  .480    0    0  .000  1B   2e11       95   
 1974 33 BOA AL  60    0   1.8   0   0   0  .000   1    2    1  .500    0    0  .000  3B   3e12       80   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 13 Seasons          589   4.1 109  31   3  .284 168  788  489  .621    0    0  .000                 -44   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 17.9 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1962 21 PIN NL  3B   33    18   33    3    4  .944   18  183.0  2.51
                 2B   14    24   23    3    9  .940   11   86.0  4.92
                 1B   11    75    6    0    6 1.000   10   80.0  9.11
                 SS    3     3    8    2    3  .846    2   19.0  5.21
 1963 22 PIN NL  3B  109    58  237   20   12  .937  100  894.0  2.97
                 SS   20    20   42    2    6  .969   10   98.1  5.67
                 2B    1     1    1    0    0 1.000    0    3.2  4.91
 1964 23 PIN NL  3B  135    91  274   20   23  .948  131 1113.2  2.95
                 SS    5     5   12    0    2 1.000    2   25.0  6.12
                 2B    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1965 24 PIN NL  1B   44    96   11    0   10 1.000    0   93.1 10.32
                 3B   13     7   20    4    2  .871   12   84.0  2.89
                 SS    9    11   21    1    6  .970    7   55.0  5.24
 1966 25 PIN NL  3B   95    53  224    9   15  .969   94  839.1  2.97
                 2B    1     0    1    0    1 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
         ATN NL  SS   46    69  139    5   25  .977   45  368.0  5.09
 1967 26 ATN NL  SS   41    37   81    5   13  .959   20  219.2  4.83
                 3B    8     7   19    1    0  .963    8   69.0  3.39
 1968 27 BOA AL  3B  124   102  176    9    6  .969  108  987.2  2.53
                 SS   49    65  121    2   15  .989   41  357.2  4.68
                 1B    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
 1969 28 BOA AL  3B  161   102  314   13   37  .970  159 1418.2  2.64
                 2B    3     4    1    0    0 1.000    2   15.0  3.00
                 SS    2     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    3.0  3.00
 1970 29 BOA AL  3B  159   115  260   32   28  .921  158 1382.2  2.44
                 2B   18     9    3    0    0 1.000    1   46.1  2.33
                 RF    2     0    0    0    0  .000    0    2.0  0.00
                 SS    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1971 30 BOA AL  SS  128   196  436   15   63  .977  124 1079.2  5.27
                 1B   21    92    7    0   10 1.000   10   95.1  9.35
                 2B    2     2    3    2    2  .714    1    9.1  4.82
                 3B    2     0    1    0    0 1.000    0    1.2  5.40
 1972 31 DEA AL  3B   95    71  188   10   25  .963   88  796.0  2.93
                 1B   35   279   31    2   31  .994   33  294.0  9.49
 1973 32 DEA AL  1B   34   200   18    1   25  .995   23  222.0  8.84
                 SS   13    17   32    6    6  .891   13   99.0  4.45
                 3B   12     0    3    0    1 1.000    0   19.2  1.37
                 2B    5     5    4    0    1 1.000    1   15.0  5.40
 1974 33 BOA AL  3B    8     4    4    1    0  .889    3   36.1  1.98
                 SS    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1962  PIN   83-79   Dennis Van Langen
 1963  PIN   73-89   Dennis Van Langen
 1964  PIN   92-70   Dennis Van Langen
 1965  PIN   92-70   Dennis Van Langen
 1966  PIN   78-84   Dennis Van Langen
 1966  ATN   89-73   Jim Taglia
 1967  ATN   74-88   Barry Davis, Jim Taglia
 1968  BOA   93-69   Mike Tomeo
 1969  BOA   85-77   Mike Tomeo
 1970  BOA   85-77   Mike Tomeo
 1971  BOA   72-90   Mike Tomeo
 1972  DEA   71-91   Allen Nelson, Dennis Van Langen
 1973  DEA   79-83   Dennis Van Langen
 1974  BOA   93-69   Mike Tomeo

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