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Catfish Metkovich
George Michael Metkovich

Bats Left, Throws Left
Height 6' 1", Weight 185 lb.

MLB Debut July 16, 1943
Final Game September 26, 1954
Born October 8, 1920 in Angels Camp, CA
Died May 17, 1995

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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1943 22 BON NL   96  362   37   79   7   2   4   20   1   0   10   41  .218  .240  .282  .522  102   0   2   0   1   4  
 1944 23 BON NL  154  593   58  158  24   4   8   77  17   9   35   69  .266  .311  .361  .672  214   0   3   4   5   9  MVP-23
 1945 24 BON NL  153  585   62  159  19   1   7   60  32   3   31   79  .272  .308  .344  .651  201   2   6   3   2  14  
 1946 25 BON NL   73  176   16   33   6   2   1   12   4   1   21   30  .188  .274  .261  .535   46   0   0   0   0   3  
 1947 26 BON NL  133  458   43  123  19   8   6   44   2   5   37   63  .269  .323  .384  .708  176   0   4   2   2   8  
 1948           [Did not play]
 1949 28 SLA AL   88  173   22   52   2   7   4   28   1   1   15   10  .301  .358  .462  .820   80   0   1   1   1   5  
 1950           [Did not play]
 1951 30 PIN NL  121  427   62  144  18   3   6   44  11  11   24   25  .337  .376  .436  .812  186   4   2   4   4  14  
 1952 31 PIN NL  130  362   43  100  19   5  10   32   1   2   21   39  .276  .320  .439  .759  159   1   2   1   3   9  
 1953 32 PIN NL   63   98   12   30   6   0   3   20   2   3   13    7  .306  .386  .459  .845   45   0   2   0   1   0  
         NYA AL   14   23    3    2   0   0   1    3   0   2    4    2  .087  .214  .217  .432    5   1   1   0   0   0  
         TOT      77  121   15   32   6   0   4   23   2   5   17    9  .264  .352  .413  .765   50   1   3   0   1   0 
 1954 33 MLN NL   11   10    1    3   1   0   0    0   0   0    0    1  .300  .300  .400  .700    4   0   0   0   0   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 10 Seasons     1036 3267  359  883 121  32  50  340  71  37  211  366  .270  .316  .373  .689 1218   8  23  15  19  66
 Per 162 games        511   56  138  19   5   8   53  11   6   33   57                          190   1   4   2   3  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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1943 22 BON NL  14   24   2.3   1   0   0  .000   7   41   25  .610    0    0  .000  1B   3e14     -134   
 1944 23 BON NL  23   66   3.9   0   0   0  .000  15   74   58  .784    0    0  .000  OF   2(+2)e18  -53   
 1945 24 BON NL  17   64   3.8   0   0   0  .000  23   56   23  .411    0    0  .000  1B   3e23      -26   
 1946 25 BON NL   6   13   2.5  25   4   0  .160   5   13    9  .692    0    0  .000  OF   3(+2)e13 -154   
 1947 26 BON NL  17   56   4.3   2   2   0 1.000   7   40   27  .675    0    0  .000  1B   3e15       44   
 1948           [Did not play]
 1949 28 SLA AL   9   27   5.8  13   3   0  .231   3   11    9  .818    0    0  .000  OF   2(+2)e12  168   
 1950           [Did not play]
 1951 30 PIN NL  26   64   5.5  10   5   0  .500   4   44   33  .750    0    0  .000  OF   2(+2)e7    95   
 1952 31 PIN NL  28   48   4.7  29   9   2  .310   5   36   13  .361    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e7    32   
 1953 32 PIN NL  12   18   6.7  17   3   0  .176   2   12    8  .667    0    0  .000  OF   2(+2)e7   203   
         NYA AL  22    0   1.1   5   0   0  .000   0    1    1 1.000    0    0  .000  UT            -210   
         TOT                    22   3   0  .136   2   13    9  .692    0    0  .000
 1954 33 MLN NL   0    1   4.6  10   3   0  .300   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  PH             -10   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 10 Seasons          385   4.1 112  29   2  .259  71  328  206  .628    0    0  .000                  -1   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 8.5 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1943 22 BON NL  1B   94   789   77    7   61  .992   90  818.0  9.53
                 RF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
 1944 23 BON NL  CF  125   258    8   12    4  .957  125 1074.1  2.23  GG
                 1B   29   276   21    3   15  .990   29  258.0 10.36
 1945 24 BON NL  1B  130  1167  106   23  136  .982  130 1137.1 10.07
                 LF   23    50    0    0    0 1.000   23  208.1  2.16
 1946 25 BON NL  RF   40    80    0    5    0  .941   39  333.1  2.16
 1947 26 BON NL  1B  110  1016  109    6   81  .995  110  955.0 10.60
                 RF   20    24    1    1    0  .962   16  150.0  1.50
                 CF    2     2    0    0    0 1.000    0    3.0  6.00
 1948           [Did not play]
 1949 28 SLA AL  LF   54    83    8    3    0  .968   39  368.0  2.23
                 CF   14     7    0    0    0 1.000    0   18.2  3.38
                 RF    7     5    0    0    0 1.000    0   12.0  3.75
 1950           [Did not play]
 1951 30 PIN NL  CF   81   178    8    4    1  .979   77  684.1  2.45
                 RF   29    53    2    0    0 1.000   27  230.0  2.15
                 LF    1     2    0    0    0 1.000    0    3.0  6.00
                 1B    1     3    1    0    0 1.000    0    3.0 12.00
 1952 31 PIN NL  CF   58   110    7    3    1  .975   54  467.2  2.25
                 RF   19    33    1    0    0 1.000   15  139.0  2.20
                 1B   18    96   17    2   12  .983   11  103.2  9.81
                 LF   10    10    0    0    0 1.000    2   31.0  2.90
 1953 32 PIN NL  RF   16    23    0    1    0  .958   14  122.1  1.69
                 CF   10    14    2    1    1  .941    7   67.1  2.14
                 LF   17    12    0    0    0 1.000    0   26.2  4.05
                 1B    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
         NYA AL  1B    5    24    2    0    2 1.000    3   29.0  8.07
                 RF    3    10    0    0    0 1.000    2   19.0  4.74
                 LF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    3.0  0.00
 1954 33 MLN NL  RF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+


Draft History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1943  BON   53-101  Jim Pardee, Scott Maples
 1944  BON   78-76   Jim Pardee
 1945  BON   76-78   Jim Pardee
 1946  BON   50-104  Jim Pardee
 1947  BON   66-88   Jim Pardee
 1949  SLA   65-89   Pat Carr
 1951  PIN   73-81   Dennis Van Langen
 1952  PIN   64-90   Dennis Van Langen
 1953  PIN   63-91   Dennis Van Langen
 1953  NYA   72-82   Billy Vanson
 1954  MLN   82-72   Jim Pardee

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