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Norm Siebern
Norman Leroy Siebern

Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 6' 3", Weight 205 lb.

MLB Debut June 15, 1956
Final Game July 30, 1968
Born July 26, 1933 in St. Louis, MO
Died October 30, 2015 (age 82)

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   OPS+   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1956 22 BAA AL  102  113   12   16   1   3   0    6   0   0    5   37  .142  .176  .204  .380    53    23   0   1   2   0   1  
 1957           [Did not play]
 1958 24 NYA AL  142  496   85  150  17   6  13   54   7   5   72  116  .302  .394  .440  .834   116   218   2   3   1   5   4  
 1959 25 NYA AL  131  383   44   89  16   0  11   45   0   1   41   81  .232  .312  .360  .672    96   138   4   4   8   5   4  
 1960 26 NYA AL  129  434   63   99  20   3  13   36   0   0   49   62  .228  .307  .378  .685    98   164   3   1   9   1   9  
 1961 27 KCA AL  145  577  109  152  26   6  22   89   0   0   95  105  .263  .365  .444  .809   105   256   0   4   7   0  12  
 1962 28 KCA AL  162  631  101  198  31   4  26  119   0   0  103   86  .314  .402  .499  .901   120   315   0  15   5   0  27  MVP-2
 1963 29 KCA AL  153  610   79  156  34   2  17   73   0   4   89   96  .256  .348  .402  .750    99   245   2   5   0   0  15  
 1964 30 KCA AL   93  163   26   39   7   1   5   18   0   0   35   31  .239  .374  .387  .760    98    63   0   0   0   0   3  
         BAA AL   36   95    8   27   3   0   0   10   0   1   25   10  .284  .438  .316  .754   106    30   1   0   0   1   1  
         TOT     129  258   34   66  10   1   5   28   0   1   60   41  .256  .398  .360  .759          93   1   0   0   1   4 
 1965 31 BAA AL  108  246   25   60  10   2   5   34   2   1   24   40  .244  .308  .362  .669    95    89   0   3   0   0   2  
 1966 32 BAA AL   93   87   12   24   7   0   2   13   0   0   15   15  .276  .379  .425  .804   116    37   0   1   0   0   3  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 10 Seasons     1294 3835  564 1010 172  27 114  497   9  12  553  679  .263  .355  .411  .766        1578  12  37  32  12  81
 Per 600 PA           517   76  136  23   4  15   67   1   2   75   92                                 213   2   5   4   2  11
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
   With KCA      553 1981  315  545  98  13  70  299   0   4  322  318  .275  .373  .444  .816         879   2  24  12   0  57
   With NYA      402 1313  192  338  53   9  37  135   7   6  162  259  .257  .342  .396  .738         520   9   8  18  11  17
   With BAA      339  541   57  127  21   5   7   63   2   2   69  102  .235  .320  .331  .651         179   1   5   2   1   7
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 MLB Totals     1406 4481  662 1217 206  38 132  636  18  25  708  748  .272  .369  .423  .792        1895  20  48  47  10  64
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1956 22 BAA AL  10    4   1.1  35   6   0  .171   1   10    4  .400    0    0  .000  OF   2(-1)e10 -239   
 1957           [Did not play]
 1958 24 NYA AL  25   92   6.9   9   1   0  .111   5   32   28  .875    0    0  .000  OF   1(+1)e6    -8   
 1959 25 NYA AL  25   45   4.0  15   4   0  .267   2   37   17  .459    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e4   -72   
 1960 26 NYA AL   7   50   3.9  24   2   0  .083   1   25   13  .520    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e5  -152   
 1961 27 KCA AL  32   97   6.0   3   0   0  .000  15   45   24  .533    0    0  .000  1B   3e17      -50   
 1962 28 KCA AL  29  127   7.2   0   0   0  .000   5   48   39  .812    0    0  .000  1B   2e10       -6   
 1963 29 KCA AL  26   87   4.9   1   0   0  .000  15   49   21  .429    0    0  .000  UT             -18   
 1964 30 KCA AL  21   25   5.5  42  12   0  .286   1   15   10  .667    0    0  .000  1B   3e7         2   
         BAA AL   6   15   5.9   5   1   0  .200   2   11    7  .636    0    0  .000  1B   3e7        -4   
         TOT                    47  13   0  .277   3   26   17  .654    0    0  .000
 1965 31 BAA AL  30   29   4.1  30   6   0  .200   6   20   11  .550    0    0  .000  1B   3e15     -100   
 1966 32 BAA AL   4   14   5.8  74  20   1  .270   1    1    0  .000    0    0  .000  PH              99   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 10 Seasons          589   5.4 238  52   1  .218  54  293  174  .594    0    0  .000                 -46   1
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 16.3 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 23.0 (Likely HOFer ~ 100)

Smiley Hall of Fame Voting
Ballot #13 (Class of 1956): 0 of 16 votes, 0.0% -- dropped from future ballots


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO     A     E   DP    FP    GS    Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+-----+------+-----+----+----+-----+-----+-------+------+
 1956 22 BAA AL  RF    16    12     1    0    0  1.000    11   111.0   1.05
                 LF    36    12     0    1    0   .923     0    64.2   1.67
                 CF     5    12     0    0    0  1.000     4    30.2   3.52
 1957           [Did not play]
 1958 24 NYA AL  LF   132   309     5    5    0   .984   123  1102.1   2.56  GG
                 RF     1     1     0    0    0  1.000     1     7.0   1.29
 1959 25 NYA AL  LF   108   190     3    1    0   .995    97   850.2   2.04
                 1B     4    17     1    0    1  1.000     2    17.1   9.35
                 RF     4     3     0    0    0  1.000     0    10.0   2.70
                 SS     1     0     0    1    0   .000     0      .1   0.00
 1960 26 NYA AL  LF   107   190    10    1    1   .995   100   873.1   2.06
                 1B     1     5     0    0    0  1.000     0     4.0  11.25
                 3B     1     0     1    0    0  1.000     1     2.0   4.50
 1961 27 KCA AL  1B   135  1088    82   14  107   .988   116  1116.2   9.43
                 LF    24    25     1    1    0   .963    23   135.1   1.73
 1962 28 KCA AL  1B   162  1484   124    5  163   .997   162  1476.2   9.80  GG
 1963 29 KCA AL  1B    81   726    74    9   88   .989    76   679.1  10.60
                 LF    76   122     7    6    0   .956    76   653.0   1.78
 1964 30 KCA AL  1B    44   334    35    1   32   .997    31   310.2  10.69
         BAA AL  1B    29   265    27    2   34   .993    28   240.2  10.92
 1965 31 BAA AL  1B    76   526    47    5   45   .991    53   510.1  10.11
                 LF     1     3     0    1    0   .750     1     7.0   3.86
 1966 32 BAA AL  1B     5    32     3    1    9   .972     3    27.1  11.52
+--------------+---+-----+------+-----+----+----+-----+-----+-------+------+
                               CAREER TOTALS BY POSITION
                 1B   537  4477   393   37  479   .992   471  4383.0  10.00
                 LF   484   851    26   16    1   .982   420  3686.1   2.14
                 RF    21    16     1    0    0  1.000    12   128.0   1.20
                 CF     5    12     0    0    0  1.000     4    30.2   3.52
                 3B     1     0     1    0    0  1.000     1     2.0   4.50
                 SS     1     0     0    1    0   .000     0      .1   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 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1958 WS    NYA CHN   W    6  22  2  4  0  0  1   3  5  7  .182  .333  .318  0
 1959 WS    NYA CHN   W    6  21  5  8  2  0  2   5  3  3  .381  .458  .762  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1956  BAA   63-91   Pat Carr
 1958  NYA  100-54   Billy Vanson
 1959  NYA   90-64   Billy Vanson
 1960  NYA   81-73   Billy Vanson
 1961  KCA   79-75   Drew Kennedy
 1962  KCA   82-80   Drew Kennedy
 1963  KCA   59-103  Drew Kennedy
 1964  KCA   72-90   Drew Kennedy
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