CF Ken Bittner #5
Age: 27 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Good
08/22/1927
CF KEN BITTNER #5 - AGE: 27 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: GOOD
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
105 352 102 21 10 2 40 30 6 .290 .345 .423 11 2.2
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
08/21/1927 WAS Loss, 4-5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
08/20/1927 WAS Win, 9-8 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
08/18/1927 BOS Win, 5-1 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
08/17/1927 BOS Loss, 2-3 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
08/14/1927 STL Loss, 3-5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
08/13/1927 STL Loss, 3-5 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
08/12/1927 STL Loss, 7-8 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
08/11/1927 STL Win, 7-3 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0
08/09/1927 @ BOS Win, 6-1 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
08/06/1927 @ BOS Win, 6-1 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0
PERSONALITY
Birthday:03/07/1900
Born in:Henryetta, OK
Nationality:American
Height:5' 10"
Weight:175 lbs
Local Popularity:Fair
National Pop.:Fair
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$4,700
Signed Through:1927 Season
Major Service:2 Years, 110 Days
Service This Yr:132 Days
40-Man Service:1 Year, 130 Days
Pro Service:5 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:1921, 6th Pick in Round 3
FEDERALLY ALIGNED BASEBALL LEAGUES 1927 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 105 352 102 21 10 2 40 52 30 6 .290 .345 .423 .768 .342 .134 107
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 94 395 0 1 0 7 12 1 149 33 11 11 50.0 48.8 4.69 2.2  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   40 7 2 0 0 4 6 4 0 0 2 0 .175 .250 .225 .475
Versus Right   312 95 19 10 2 36 46 26 6 1 10 0 .304 .357 .449 .806
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Last Week   13 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .308 .538 .846
April   25 8 2 2 0 5 6 2 0 0 0 0 .320 .370 .560 .930
May   105 31 8 3 0 9 19 7 2 0 5 0 .295 .339 .429 .768
June   90 24 3 2 0 15 8 10 0 1 3 0 .267 .337 .344 .681
July   89 25 6 2 2 8 13 7 4 0 4 0 .281 .333 .461 .794
August   43 14 2 1 0 3 6 4 0 0 0 0 .326 .383 .419 .802
Spring Training   42 13 3 0 0 6 10 9 1 0 0 0 .310 .431 .381 .812
Last Year   164 40 7 3 2 24 24 21 6 0 4 0 .244 .330 .360 .689
2 Years Ago   554 169 24 7 2 64 87 44 24 2 11 0 .305 .355 .384 .739
Career   1070 311 52 20 6 128 163 95 36 3 27 0 .291 .348 .393 .741
Home   190 54 12 7 1 21 28 11 2 1 7 0 .284 .322 .437 .759
Road   162 48 9 3 1 19 24 19 4 0 5 0 .296 .370 .407 .778
Grass   352 102 21 10 2 40 52 30 6 1 12 0 .290 .345 .423 .768
Day   352 102 21 10 2 40 52 30 6 1 12 0 .290 .345 .423 .768
As Starter   343 97 19 9 2 39 49 30 6 1 11 0 .283 .340 .408 .748
As Reliever / Substitution   9 5 2 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 .556 .556 1.000 1.556
Pinch Hitting   5 3 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .600 .600 1.000 1.600
Close/Late   75 20 6 4 0 7 13 4 1 0 4 0 .267 .304 .453 .757
Inning 1-3   108 31 5 4 0 12 11 9 2 0 1 0 .287 .342 .407 .749
Inning 4-6   131 38 6 1 1 15 21 14 1 1 7 0 .290 .356 .374 .730
Inning 7-9   109 33 10 5 1 13 19 7 3 0 2 0 .303 .345 .514 .859
Extra Innings   4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
0 Outs   113 32 7 4 0 5 26 14 1 0 11 0 .283 .362 .416 .778
1 Outs   130 33 6 4 1 18 13 8 3 1 1 0 .254 .295 .385 .680
2 Outs   109 37 8 2 1 17 13 8 2 0 0 0 .339 .385 .477 .862
Scoring Position   102 28 3 3 1 37 12 11 2 1 12 0 .275 .342 .392 .734
Bases Empty   185 61 16 6 1 1 32 14 4 0 0 0 .330 .377 .497 .874
Runner on 1st   65 13 2 1 0 2 8 5 0 0 0 0 .200 .257 .262 .519
Runner on 2nd   35 9 2 0 0 8 2 2 2 0 9 0 .257 .297 .314 .612
Runner on 3rd   16 7 0 0 1 8 4 2 0 0 0 0 .438 .500 .625 1.125
Runner on 1st & 2nd   28 6 1 1 0 7 3 4 0 0 0 0 .214 .313 .321 .634
Runner on 1st & 3rd   8 1 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 .125 .300 .375 .675
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   7 2 0 1 0 6 3 1 0 1 3 0 .286 .333 .571 .905
Bases Loaded   8 3 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .375 .375 .750
Two Strikes   132 38 6 3 1 14 19 13 6 0 0 0 .288 .352 .402 .753
First Pitch   49 13 4 3 1 7 10 1 0 1 7 0 .265 .275 .531 .805
Count 0-1   35 12 2 0 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 .343 .343 .400 .743
Count 0-2   17 8 2 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 .471 .471 .588 1.059
Count 1-0   38 10 3 2 0 7 9 0 0 0 2 0 .263 .263 .447 .711
Count 1-1   40 11 1 0 0 5 5 0 0 0 2 0 .275 .275 .300 .575
Count 1-2   51 10 3 2 0 4 4 0 3 0 0 0 .196 .196 .333 .529
Count 2-0   17 7 1 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .412 .412 .706 1.118
Count 2-1   25 8 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 .320 .320 .440 .760
Count 2-2   42 13 0 0 1 6 7 0 0 0 0 0 .310 .310 .381 .690
Count 3-0   1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .800 .000 .800
Count 3-1   15 3 1 0 0 2 3 12 0 0 0 0 .200 .556 .267 .822
Full Count   22 7 1 1 0 2 4 13 3 0 0 0 .318 .571 .455 1.026
Behind in Count   103 30 7 2 0 10 10 0 3 0 0 0 .291 .291 .398 .689
Ahead in Count   96 28 8 4 0 10 16 16 0 0 3 0 .292 .393 .458 .851
Batting Leadoff   29 9 2 2 0 5 6 2 0 0 0 0 .310 .355 .517 .872
Batting 2nd   8 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .333 .250 .583
Batting 5th   17 4 1 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 .235 .316 .294 .610
Batting 6th   21 7 1 0 0 2 3 2 4 0 1 0 .333 .391 .381 .772
Batting 7th   198 52 11 4 2 25 27 18 2 1 11 0 .263 .323 .389 .711
Batting 8th   75 26 4 4 0 6 12 5 0 0 0 0 .347 .388 .507 .894
Batting 9th   4 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500
Low Leverage   141 49 8 6 2 14 24 12 2 0 2 0 .348 .399 .532 .931
Medium Leverage   140 38 10 2 0 10 19 15 3 0 3 0 .271 .342 .371 .713
High Leverage   69 14 2 2 0 16 9 3 0 1 7 0 .203 .233 .290 .523
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1925 New York - FABL 25 130 554 169 24 7 2 64 87 44 0 2 24 20 23 .305 .355 .384 .739 96 99 2.4
1926 New York - FABL 26 63 164 40 7 3 2 24 24 21 0 0 6 8 7 .244 .330 .360 .689 85 88 0.7
1927 New York - FABL 27 105 352 102 21 10 2 40 52 30 0 1 6 11 11 .290 .345 .423 .768 102 107 2.2
Total FABL 298 1070 311 52 20 6 128 163 95 0 3 36 39 41 .291 .348 .393 .741 96 100 5.3
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1919 Illinois - COL 19 50 202 69 7 2 6 26 34 19 2 1 22 20 6 .342 .402 .485 .887 140 140 0.0
1920 Illinois - COL 20 50 200 60 7 1 9 35 28 15 3 3 29 16 10 .300 .353 .480 .833 132 131 0.0
1921 Illinois - COL 21 50 192 51 10 5 5 24 39 29 1 1 8 20 6 .266 .363 .448 .811 145 149 0.0
1922 Albany - A 22 106 380 102 13 6 4 24 46 45 1 1 23 3 2 .268 .347 .366 .712 100 99 0.0
1923 Albany - A 23 135 517 143 12 9 4 46 62 59 5 3 18 10 10 .277 .354 .358 .712 99 97 0.0
1924 Jersey City - AA 24 105 426 124 18 6 8 53 55 35 3 1 58 21 17 .291 .348 .418 .766 107 114 0.0
1925 Jersey City - AA 25 20 93 37 5 3 1 10 15 3 1 0 7 5 3 .398 .423 .548 .971 157 164 0.0
1925 Columbus - AAA 25 5 24 5 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 .208 .208 .208 .417 16 14 0.0
Total EA 125 519 161 23 9 9 63 70 38 4 1 65 26 20 .310 .361 .441 .802 116 123
Total UL 5 24 5 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 .208 .208 .208 .417 16 14
Total MAL 241 897 245 25 15 8 70 108 104 6 4 41 13 12 .273 .351 .361 .712 99 98
Total NCAA 150 594 180 24 8 20 85 101 63 6 5 59 56 22 .303 .373 .471 .844 139 140
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1926 New York - FABL 26 5 11 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .258 0 0 0.0
Total FABL 5 11 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .258 -30 -53
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
1925 New York - MLB CF 130 130 476 12 3 502 14 .972 1145.0 3.84 +12.6 1.039
1925 Columbus - AAA CF 5 5 10 0 0 10 0 1.000 44.0 2.05 +0.2 1.024
1925 Jersey City - AA CF 20 20 44 4 2 48 0 1.000 177.0 2.44 +1.7 1.057
1926 New York - MLB 2B 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 3.0 3.00 0.0 .000
1926 New York - MLB CF 50 36 154 7 1 165 4 .976 364.1 3.98 +2.6 1.033
1927 New York - MLB CF 100 94 326 13 5 350 11 .969 843.1 3.62 +6.5 1.029
TOTAL 2B 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 3.0 3.00 0.0 .000
TOTAL CF 305 285 1010 36 11 1075 29 .973 2573.2 3.66 +23.5 1.035
PLAYER HISTORY
12/05/1918 Joined the Illinois Fighting Illini.
01/01/1919 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
01/01/1920 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
01/01/1921 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
12/05/1921 Drafted in the 1921 first-year player draft by the New York Gothams (Round 3, Pick 6, 38th overall pick).
12/06/1921 Released by the Illinois Fighting Illini.
12/06/1921 Signed a minor league contract with the New York Gothams organization with a signing bonus of $1,190.
01/01/1922 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
05/08/1922 Injured (Sore back), day-to-day for 2 days.
08/23/1922 Injured (Sore ankle), day-to-day for 5 days.
01/01/1923 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
07/04/1923 Injured (Sore back), day-to-day for 1 day.
07/31/1923 Injured (Sore ankle), day-to-day for one week.
08/04/1923 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another 5 days.
01/01/1924 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
09/02/1924 Injured (Neck stiffness), day-to-day for 2 days.
01/01/1925 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
08/18/1925 Injured (Calf cramp), day-to-day for 3 days.
01/01/1926 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
01/01/1927 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year SB Rank
1925 20 8
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