P Mel Strom #6
Age: 29 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Great
08/22/1927
P MEL STROM #6 - AGE: 29 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: GREAT
G GS Rec SV ERA IP HA HR BB K WHIP WAR
29 28 12-12 0 3.90 233.1 263 3 60 83 1.38 5.3
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result Start IP H R ER BB K Dec
08/19/1927 PIT Win, 7-2 X 4.1 6 2 2 1 3
08/13/1927 CHI Loss, 1-5 X 8.0 12 4 4 2 1 Loss
08/08/1927 @ WAS Loss, 5-14 3.2 2 1 1 3 1
08/06/1927 @ WAS Loss, 1-6 X 6.2 9 6 6 1 2 Loss
07/31/1927 @ PHI Win, 4-1 X 9.0 7 1 1 1 5 Win
07/26/1927 @ BOS Win, 2-1 X 9.0 5 1 1 2 4 Win
07/23/1927 PIT Loss, 5-8 X 7.0 10 6 6 1 1 Loss
07/17/1927 BOS Loss, 3-5 X 8.1 8 5 4 4 6 Loss
07/13/1927 PHI Loss, 10-13 X 8.0 10 9 9 6 2
07/09/1927 WAS Loss, 9-10 X 7.2 12 8 8 3 1
PERSONALITY
Birthday:09/27/1897
Born in:Pelican Rapids, MN
Nationality:American
Height:6' 2"
Weight:190 lbs
Local Popularity:Well Known
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$5,500
Signed Through:1927 Season
Major Service:6 Years, 85 Days
Service This Yr:132 Days
40-Man Service:1 Year, 130 Days
Pro Service:10 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:1916, 15th Pick in Round 1
FEDERALLY ALIGNED BASEBALL LEAGUES 1927 PITCHING STATS
Pitching G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG CG% SHO QS QS%
Overall 29 28 12 12 0 3.90 233.1 263 115 101 3 60 83 14 50.0 3 12 42.9
Pitching SVO BS SV% RA GF R/9 H/9 K/9 BB/9 FIP WHIP FIP- WAR BABIP        
Overall 0 0 0.0 1 0 12.69 10.14 3.20 2.31 3.45 1.38 83 5.3 .313        
Pitching AB H 2B 3B HR R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS      
vs. LHB 479 158 24 10 1 66 39 31 4 12 1 .330 .379 .428 .807      
vs. RHB 431 105 25 0 2 49 21 52 3 16 5 .244 .285 .316 .600      
FEDERALLY ALIGNED BASEBALL LEAGUES 1927 PITCHING SPLITS
Split G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K  
Last Week 1 1 0 0 0 4.15 4.1 6 2 2 0 1 3  
April 5 5 1 4 0 5.40 35.0 48 30 21 1 14 14  
May 7 7 6 1 0 2.39 64.0 71 19 17 0 10 23  
June 6 6 3 2 0 2.85 53.2 55 18 17 1 8 17  
July 7 7 2 3 0 5.12 58.0 60 35 33 0 21 22  
August 4 3 0 2 0 5.16 22.2 29 13 13 1 7 7  
Spring Training 5 5 1 1 0 2.25 20.0 21 7 5 0 5 6  
Last Year 39 35 14 16 0 4.43 276.1 318 156 136 9 92 96  
2 Years Ago 49 36 15 18 1 5.26 277.0 352 192 162 13 101 90  
Career 261 216 96 107 3 4.37 1777.1 2085 1038 863 60 539 637  
Home 15 15 4 8 0 4.84 122.2 139 71 66 2 36 39  
Road 14 13 8 4 0 2.85 110.2 124 44 35 1 24 44  
Grass 29 28 12 12 0 3.90 233.1 263 115 101 3 60 83  
Day 29 28 12 12 0 3.90 233.1 263 115 101 3 60 83  
As Starter 28 28 12 12 0 3.92 229.2 261 114 100 3 57 82  
As Reliever / Substitution 1 0 0 0 0 2.45 3.2 2 1 1 0 3 1  
CAREER PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
1921 Detroit - FABL 23 23 19 7 13 1 4.21 171.0 196 103 80 9 44 64 13 0 1.40 .308 4.04 2.2 96
1922 Detroit - FABL 24 37 29 17 13 0 3.92 250.0 298 136 109 13 51 105 19 1 1.40 .325 3.85 4.3 107
1923 Detroit - FABL 25 41 32 14 17 1 3.93 265.1 298 152 116 5 81 97 20 4 1.43 .312 3.55 4.6 99
1924 Detroit - FABL 26 43 37 17 18 0 4.70 304.1 360 184 159 8 110 102 18 0 1.54 .318 3.96 4.2 86
1925 Detroit - FABL 27 49 36 15 18 1 5.26 277.0 352 192 162 13 101 90 12 1 1.64 .332 4.29 3.6 83
1926 Detroit - FABL 28 39 35 14 16 0 4.43 276.1 318 156 136 9 92 96 14 1 1.48 .314 4.08 4.2 96
1927 Detroit - FABL 29 29 28 12 12 0 3.90 233.1 263 115 101 3 60 83 14 3 1.38 .313 3.45 5.3 107
Total FABL 261 216 96 107 3 4.37 1777.1 2085 1038 863 60 539 637 110 10 1.48 .318 3.90 28.3 96
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE PITCHING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G GS W L SV ERA IP HA R ER HR BB K CG SHO WHIP BABIP FIP WAR ERA+
1913 Reading HS - HS 15 10 10 6 1 0 2.19 78.0 65 26 19 3 22 68 2 0 1.12 .288 3.19 2.7 221
1914 Reading HS - HS 16 12 11 4 3 0 3.51 74.1 70 31 29 5 25 73 0 0 1.28 .322 3.58 1.9 132
1915 Reading HS - HS 17 11 11 3 4 0 3.08 79.0 70 29 27 1 15 81 1 0 1.08 .321 2.38 3.4 148
1916 Reading HS - HS 18 15 12 4 6 1 3.38 82.2 72 37 31 5 24 93 1 0 1.16 .312 3.26 2.4 137
1917 Wichita - A 19 11 0 0 1 2 8.63 24.0 37 26 23 11 8 18 0 0 1.88 .333 9.63 -1.1 55
1918 Wichita - A 20 46 28 13 16 4 4.17 224.2 215 117 104 23 69 209 1 0 1.26 .312 4.29 3.2 108
1919 Akron - AA 21 41 29 14 13 0 3.77 238.2 218 112 100 9 80 205 4 1 1.25 .306 3.49 4.8 109
1920 Akron - AA 22 32 20 12 8 2 3.44 175.1 166 76 67 9 37 155 2 1 1.16 .312 3.30 4.6 128
1920 Newark - AAA 22 16 13 6 7 1 5.79 88.2 116 64 57 9 24 72 0 0 1.58 .366 4.49 0.9 75
1921 Newark - AAA 23 8 7 4 2 0 2.82 54.1 55 18 17 2 18 38 2 1 1.34 .314 3.60 0.9 140
Total EA 73 49 26 21 2 3.63 414.0 384 188 167 18 117 360 6 2 1.21 .309 3.41 117.0
Total HL 57 28 13 17 6 4.60 248.2 252 143 127 34 77 227 1 0 1.32 .314 4.80 102.9
Total UL 24 20 10 9 1 4.66 143.0 171 82 74 11 42 110 2 1 1.49 .347 4.15 99.6
Total HS 48 44 17 14 1 3.04 314.0 277 123 106 14 86 315 4 0 1.16 .311 3.10 159.4
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
1921 Detroit - MLB P 23 19 9 28 1 38 1 .974 171.0 1.95 +5.1 1.160
1922 Detroit - MLB P 37 29 9 41 2 54 4 .926 250.0 1.80 +1.9 .956
1923 Detroit - MLB P 41 32 12 56 1 72 4 .944 265.1 2.31 +4.0 1.020
1924 Detroit - MLB P 42 37 8 52 1 63 3 .952 304.1 1.77 +3.1 .974
1925 Detroit - MLB P 49 36 13 59 2 74 2 .973 277.0 2.34 +3.7 1.008
1926 Detroit - MLB P 39 35 16 45 1 64 3 .953 276.1 1.99 +2.0 .943
1927 Detroit - MLB P 29 28 16 45 1 62 1 .984 233.1 2.35 +1.7 .991
TOTAL P 260 216 83 326 9 427 18 .958 1777.1 2.07 +21.5 .998
PLAYER HISTORY
12/05/1912 Joined the Reading HS Reds.
01/01/1913 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
01/01/1914 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
01/01/1915 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
01/01/1916 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
10/01/1916 Released by the Reading HS Reds.
12/05/1916 Drafted in the 1916 first-year player draft by the Detroit Dynamos (Round 1, Pick 15, 15th overall pick).
01/01/1917 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
04/11/1917 Named the #39 prospect in the FABL
04/26/1917 Injured (Torn labrum (Shoulder)), out for 7 months.
09/05/1917 Wins the 1917 Championship with the Wichita Rustlers!
01/01/1918 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
04/15/1918 Named the #16 prospect in the FABL
07/04/1918 Injured (Back stiffness), day-to-day for 4 days.
01/01/1919 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
04/21/1919 Named the #8 prospect in the FABL
09/03/1919 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Dayton Dukes with 4 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
01/01/1920 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
04/14/1920 Named the #20 prospect in the FABL
05/02/1920 Pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Jersey City Uniforms with 7 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
08/27/1920 Injured (Mild calf strain), day-to-day for 6 days.
01/01/1921 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
04/13/1921 Named the #19 prospect in the FABL
04/22/1921 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Indianapolis Hoosiers with 5 strikeouts and 3 BB allowed!
04/30/1921 Injured (Virus), day-to-day for 3 days.
01/01/1922 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
06/06/1922 Pitches a 10-hit shutout against the Washington Eagles with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
01/01/1923 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
07/11/1923 Pitches a 11-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Miners with 2 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
08/22/1923 Pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Washington Eagles with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
08/27/1923 Pitches a 4-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Keystones with 3 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
09/08/1923 Pitches a 3-hit shutout against the New York Gothams with 1 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
10/01/1923 Wins the FABL FA Pitcher of the Month Award.
01/01/1924 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
01/01/1925 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
05/16/1925 Injured (Finger blister), day-to-day for 1 day.
08/11/1925 Pitches a 2-hit shutout against the Washington Eagles with 1 strikeouts and 4 BB allowed!
01/01/1926 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
05/10/1926 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Boston Minutemen with 3 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
05/25/1926 Injured (Finger blister), day-to-day for 3 days.
01/01/1927 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Stuff: - (-); Movement: - (-); Control: - (-).
05/09/1927 Pitches a 5-hit shutout against the Pittsburgh Miners with 2 strikeouts and 1 BB allowed!
05/27/1927 Pitches a 10-hit shutout against the St. Louis Pioneers with 4 strikeouts and 2 BB allowed!
06/01/1927 Wins the FABL FA Pitcher of the Month Award.
06/11/1927 Pitches a 8-hit shutout against the Philadelphia Keystones with 2 strikeouts and 0 BB allowed!
08/19/1927 Injured (Oblique strain), out for 3-4 weeks.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year SH Rank
1925 21 6
1926 20 5
Year G Rank
1924 43 10
1925 49 9
Year GS Rank
1924 37 4
1925 36 7
1926 35 3
Year W Rank
1924 17 8
Year L Rank
1923 17 6
1924 18 5
1925 18 3
1926 16 10
Year Win. % Rank
1922 .567 9
Year IP Rank
1924 304.1 4
1926 276.1 7
Year BF Rank
1924 1371 3
1925 1262 10
1926 1227 8
Year BB Rank
1924 110 3
1925 101 6
Year K Rank
1922 105 2
1923 97 7
1924 102 3
1925 90 3
1926 96 2
Year WP Rank
1921 10 2
1922 7 1
1923 5 9
1924 8 4
1925 8 4
Year WHIP Rank
1923 1.43 10
1926 1.48 10
Year K/BB Rank
1921 1.45 4
1922 2.06 1
1923 1.20 5
1925 0.89 9
1926 1.04 5
Year RA/9 Rank
1926 13.65 10
Year HR/9 Rank
1923 0.17 7
Year BB/9 Rank
1922 1.84 5
Year K/9 Rank
1921 3.37 3
1922 3.78 2
1923 3.29 6
1924 3.02 7
1925 2.92 2
1926 3.13 4
Year CG Rank
1922 19 10
1923 20 3
1924 18 6
Year CGP Rank
1921 .684 7
1922 .655 3
1923 .625 4
Year SHO Rank
1923 4 1
Year GB% Rank
1923 0.55 5
1925 0.55 2
Year WAR Rank
1922 4.5 10
1923 4.8 4
1924 4.4 6
1926 4.2 5
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