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Tom Upton

Thomas Herbert Upton "Muscles"
Born: December 29, 1926
Esther, MO US
Deceased: March 24, 2008
Downey, CA US
Primary Position: Shortstop
All Position(s) Played: 2B, 3B
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 160
Career: 1944-1952
Major League Statistics

Tom Upton compiled a career batting average of .239 with 8 home runs and 114 RBI in his 530-game career with the Norfolk Tars, Kansas City Blues, Binghamton Triplets, Ventura Yankees, Quincy Gems, Beaumont Exporters, Beaumont Roughnecks and Syracuse Chiefs. He began playing during the 1944 season and last took the field during the 1952 campaign.


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Batting:

Year Level Lg Team GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
1944BPIEDNorfolk Tars23797391331060519.178.231.247.4771801
1944AAAA2Kansas City Blues4315414921800030353.121.138.121.25918102
1947AELBinghamton Triplets7929125530629122883067.243.323.310.6337906
1947BPIEDNorfolk Tars21716661120060313.167.214.197.4111311
1948AELBinghamton Triplets515151000.067.067.067.1331
1948CCALLVentura Yankees843273279017101.275.275.398.673130
1948BIIILQuincy Gems16565617220.304.304.411.71423
1949AATLBeaumont Exporters1537036387216921134522384781.265.316.357.674228117
1951AAAAA2Kansas City Blues34135129113042080521.233.267.295.56138410
1952AAAILSyracuse Chiefs381151019214011121116.208.286.277.5632803
1952AATLBeaumont Roughnecks3413413432310.239.239.276.51537
Totals5302080194313946465308114338104270.239.279.315.594613533000


Fielding:

Year Level Lg Team Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
1944AAAA2Kansas City BluesSS4366871015.9393.558
1944BPIEDNorfolk TarsSS172931108.8573.529
1947AELBinghamton Triplets3B79243074.885.684
1947AELBinghamton TripletsSS51891452220.9144.588
1947BPIEDNorfolk TarsSS193937612.9274.000
1949AATLBeaumont ExportersSS831542342738.9354.675
1949AATLBeaumont Exporters2B71212179933.9785.507
1951AAAAA2Kansas City BluesSS3454112920.9494.882
1952AAAILSyracuse ChiefsSS325086521.9654.250
Totals429717941105171.9403.865

Minor League Service:

Year Level League Team Affiliation First Appearance Final Appearance
1944BPiedmont LeagueNorfolk TarsNYA
1944AAAmerican Association 2Kansas City BluesNYA
1947AEastern LeagueBinghamton TripletsNYA
1947BPiedmont LeagueNorfolk TarsNYA
1948AEastern LeagueBinghamton TripletsNYA
1948CCalifornia LeagueVentura YankeesNYA
1948BIllinois-Indiana-Iowa LeagueQuincy GemsNYA
1949AATexas LeagueBeaumont ExportersNYA
1951AAAAmerican Association 2Kansas City BluesNYA
1952AAAInternational LeagueSyracuse Chiefs
1952AATexas LeagueBeaumont RoughnecksNYA




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