#16 Ken "Hook" Johnson, Starting Pitcher, 25 yrs, Detroit Tigers
Wednesday, 5/3/1948
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Ken Johnson
Hook
1/14/1923
25
USA,KS,TOPEKA
6"1
185

Starting Pitcher
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L
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Average
Average
Some ability
1 / 6 (Insignificant)
2 / 6 (Fair)
Average
Normal
Normal
1.0 Stars
 

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Big League Contract
$ 300,000
1948 (Automatic)
1 Year(s), 33 Days (205 total Days)
33 Day(s)
1 Year(s), 33 Days (205 total Days)
1 Year(s)
Not eligible
3 Option Year(s) left
  

Pitching Ratings

PitchingStuffControlMovementVelocity
Overall311089-92 Mph
Versus LHB3210 
Versus RHB3110 
Talent3110 
Pitching Ratings
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7
64
3
 Pitches:
Fastball
Changeup
Slider
 

Batting Ratings

BattingContactGapPowerDiscipline/EyeAvoid K's
Overall43112
Versus LHP43112
Versus RHP43112
Talent11116
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1
3
2
1
Spray Hitter
Fielding Ratings
P : 5 (Range), .999 (Fielding Pct.)
Catcher Arm : 1
Outfield Arm : 2

Game Log, Last 10 Games

DateOpp. ResultStartIPHRERBBKDec    
4/4@SLAL 5-6*855442     
4/8CHAW 21-4*964465W    
4/12BOSW 8-7*877473W    
4/16@WASL 0-3*883345L    
4/20NYYW 5-1*921176WPoG   
4/24CLEL 5-8*6.188894L    
4/28@SLAW 12-6*786242     

Pitching Stats 1948

OverallGGSWLSVERAIPHARERBBKCGCG%SHOQSQS%
Overall773204.2355.14434264127342.90342.9
Projected4242181204.23331.0264204156246162     
OverallSVOBSSV%RAGFR/9H/9K/9BB/9RLRLSRLS%IRIRSIRS%ERC
 00.00014.07.24.46.720.000.03.72
 ABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSFSHHPAVGOBPSLGOPS
vs. LHB699300771413001.130.282.174.456
vs. RHB1313581225272714000.267.392.389.782
 GGSWLSVERAIPHARERBBK
Home443104.7332.12320172918
Road330103.5223.021149129
This Week000000.000.000000
Last Week220106.7513.1161410136
MonthGGSWLSVERAIPHARERBBK
March/April773204.2355.14434264127
May000000.000.000000

Career Pitching Stats

YearGGSWLSVERAIPHARERHRBBKCGSHOWHIPBABIPTeams
19474141181804.19326.2290178152232521472031.66.259 DET,AL
1948773204.2355.144342624127301.54.246DET
Total4848212004.19382.0334212178252931742331.64.257 

Career Minor League Pitching Stats

YearGGSWLSVERAIPHARERHRBBKCGSHOWHIPBABIP

Career Postseason Pitching Stats

YearGGSWLSVERAIPHARERBBKCGSHO
Total000000.000.00000000

Career Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSTeams
19474111224501111414100.214.221.286.507 DET,AL
194872270103501000.318.318.409.727DET
Total4813431511141915100.231.237.306.543 

Fielding Stats 1948

PositionGGSPOADPTCEPCTINNRANGEPBRSTARTORTO%
Pitcher774911301.00055.12.11    

Player History

Drafted in 5th round, 66th overall pick, by Detroit in 1947...
Had first career hit on 4/4/1947, off Russ Christopher (SLA)...
Earned first career win on 4/4/1947...
Pitched NO-HITTER against St. Louis (A) on 4/4/1947, striking out 7...
Hit first career homerun on 5/26/1947, off Dizzy Dean (WAS)...
Was selected to the 1947 Allstar game...
Injured on 9/28/1947 with a Torn Bicep Muscle, out for 4-5 weeks...
Won Rookie Of The Year in 1947, going 18-18, 4.19 ERA...
Pitching Leader Boards Appearances
ERA
1947 - 4.19 - 6th
Wins
1947 - 18 - 8th
Losses
1947 - 18 - 8th
IP
1947 - 326.2 - 7th
BB
1947 - 252 - 1st
SHO
1947 - 3 - 2nd
    

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