Kenneth Archer
Hall of Fame Inductee
Retired
Kenneth Archer
Birthdate:
Jan. 17, 1928 (61 y, 0 m, 5 d)
Position:
2B
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'10"/200
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
None
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro None
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Popular
Local Popular
Current Contract
Additional Info
No-Trade No

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
PAR - SBC
1969 41 18 19 19 5 2 0 0 0 1 0 8 0 0 0.263 0.263 0.632 0.4545 0.277 66 -0.05
MAN - SBC
1968 40 75 263 237 58 12 0 5 28 22 18 49 0 0 0.245 0.304 0.663 0.2834 0.298 82 -0.63
MAN - SBC
1967 39 85 334 280 80 11 0 11 43 35 49 53 0 0 0.286 0.389 0.832 0.3136 0.371 128 0.82
MAN - SBC
1966 38 91 393 331 97 13 2 6 33 44 53 62 0 1 0.293 0.397 0.796 0.3421 0.362 124 1.58
MAN - SBC
1965 37 125 529 463 145 30 2 16 91 75 54 80 3 1 0.313 0.386 0.876 0.3449 0.389 140 2.72
MAN - SBC
1964 36 118 529 451 131 18 1 15 79 69 67 93 0 0 0.291 0.382 0.816 0.3314 0.366 127 2.01
PAR - SBC
1963 35 72 318 275 83 12 0 5 36 41 38 44 0 1 0.302 0.396 0.796 0.3451 0.362 119 1.44
MAN - SBC
1963 35 53 237 206 58 12 0 9 45 39 29 43 1 0 0.282 0.371 0.842 0.3161 0.370 124 0.85
PAR - SBC
1962 34 123 520 449 136 24 0 17 75 83 58 73 0 0 0.303 0.385 0.855 0.3260 0.380 134 3.95
PAR - SBC
1961 33 91 405 351 105 16 2 15 65 55 43 61 0 0 0.299 0.378 0.862 0.3203 0.382 136 3.09
PAR - SBC
1960 32 98 447 398 126 23 2 17 79 63 46 67 1 0 0.317 0.389 0.902 0.3460 0.400 149 4.54
PAR - SBC
1959 31 128 579 500 156 32 1 18 92 88 70 81 1 0 0.312 0.401 0.889 0.3416 0.392 140 5.02
PAR - SBC
1958 30 117 541 480 164 33 1 21 81 90 52 75 6 0 0.342 0.414 0.960 0.3714 0.426 165 6.82
PAR - SBC
1957 29 100 455 392 136 17 4 14 67 76 56 60 5 4 0.347 0.431 0.949 0.3801 0.421 161 5.29
PAR - SBC
1956 28 113 515 445 141 20 0 12 61 85 57 65 1 1 0.317 0.402 0.845 0.3468 0.383 135 4.27
PAR - SBC
1955 27 105 470 404 141 28 1 15 71 77 62 64 2 2 0.349 0.438 0.973 0.3865 0.429 157 5.12
PAR - SBC
1954 26 128 588 522 164 22 2 24 94 100 57 92 2 4 0.314 0.388 0.890 0.3431 0.390 132 4.92
PAR - SBC
1953 25 124 531 461 162 27 3 27 93 71 61 74 5 4 0.351 0.431 1.030 0.3719 0.444 169 6.81
PAR - SBC
1952 24 107 245 225 53 9 1 7 24 31 18 45 3 0 0.236 0.294 0.672 0.2644 0.296 71 0.06
Parramatta (13 yrs)
PAR (13 yrs)
1324 5633 4921 1572 265 17 192 838 861 618 809 26 16 0.319 0.400 0.897 0.3493 0.397 142 51.27
MAN (6 yrs)
547 2285 1968 569 96 5 62 319 284 270 380 4 2 0.289 0.376 0.814 0.3267 0.364 124 7.35
Total - SBC
SBC
1871 7918 6889 2141 361 22 254 1157 1145 888 1189 30 18 0.311 0.393 0.873 0.3429 0.387 137 58.61

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
STR - RES
1969 41 35 45 40 12 3 0 0 4 3 3 17 0 0 0.300 0.356 0.731 0.5000 0.322 80 -0.06
Total - AAA
AAA
35 45 40 12 3 0 0 4 3 3 17 0 0 0.300 0.356 0.731 0.5000 0.322 80 -0.06

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
PAR - SBC
1969 2B 1 3.0 2 2 0 1.000 12.000 0.674 -0.49
MAN - SBC
1968 2B 65 539.1 121 168 7 0.976 4.823 0.881 -11.61
MAN - SBC
1968 3B 2 4.0 1 0 0 1.000 2.250 0.000 0.00
MAN - SBC
1967 2B 84 676.1 169 233 7 0.983 5.349 0.898 -15.57
MAN - SBC
1967 3B 2 3.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
MAN - SBC
1967 SS 4 5.0 2 2 0 1.000 7.200 1.035 0.04
MAN - SBC
1967 LF 1 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
MAN - SBC
1967 RF 4 7.0 0 0 1 0.000 0.000 0.552 -0.69
MAN - SBC
1966 2B 91 807.2 197 268 11 0.977 5.182 0.935 -10.94
MAN - SBC
1966 3B 3 4.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
MAN - SBC
1965 2B 120 1012.0 231 345 16 0.973 5.123 0.903 -20.52
MAN - SBC
1965 3B 5 9.0 0 4 0 1.000 4.000 1.027 0.05
MAN - SBC
1964 2B 118 1050.2 236 375 8 0.987 5.234 0.918 -19.25
PAR - SBC
1963 2B 71 612.0 137 209 6 0.983 5.088 0.965 -4.77
MAN - SBC
1963 2B 53 471.1 121 165 5 0.983 5.461 0.923 -7.99
PAR - SBC
1962 2B 113 989.2 218 334 2 0.996 5.020 0.984 -3.30
PAR - SBC
1962 SS 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
PAR - SBC
1961 2B 90 802.1 166 277 6 0.987 4.969 0.980 -3.28
PAR - SBC
1960 2B 98 883.1 160 291 2 0.996 4.595 1.006 0.70
PAR - SBC
1959 2B 127 1126.1 193 371 7 0.988 4.507 1.005 0.50
PAR - SBC
1959 3B 1 9.0 1 1 0 1.000 2.000 1.030 0.02
PAR - SBC
1958 2B 116 1013.1 198 389 8 0.987 5.214 1.013 2.36
PAR - SBC
1958 SS 17 50.0 11 13 1 0.960 4.320 0.961 -0.35
PAR - SBC
1957 2B 100 865.0 189 311 8 0.984 5.202 1.015 2.37
PAR - SBC
1957 SS 4 8.0 1 1 1 0.667 2.250 0.768 -0.47
PAR - SBC
1956 2B 106 947.0 176 333 6 0.988 4.837 1.008 1.26
PAR - SBC
1956 SS 7 51.0 9 12 1 0.955 3.706 0.909 -0.84
PAR - SBC
1955 2B 103 917.0 195 327 12 0.978 5.123 1.019 3.40
PAR - SBC
1954 2B 128 1151.0 236 369 4 0.993 4.731 1.035 6.77
PAR - SBC
1953 2B 124 1100.0 216 401 10 0.984 5.048 1.028 5.96
PAR - SBC
1953 SS 1 2.0 1 1 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.00
PAR - SBC
1952 2B 46 331.2 86 117 2 0.990 5.509 1.028 1.63
PAR - SBC
1952 SS 15 76.0 13 28 5 0.891 4.855 0.900 -2.45
Total 2B 1754 15299.0 3247 5285 127 -72.80
Total 3B 13 29.2 2 5 0 0.06
Total SS 49 193.0 37 57 8 -4.08
Total LF 1 3.0 0 0 0 0.00
Total RF 4 7.0 0 0 1 -0.69

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
STR - RES
1969 2B 2 17.0 5 6 0 1.000 5.824 1.000 -0.00
STR - RES
1969 LF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 -0.012 -0.67
STR - RES
1969 RF 1 6.0 2 0 0 1.000 3.000 0.695 -0.63
Total 2B 2 17.0 5 6 0 -0.00
Total LF 1 2.0 0 0 0 -0.67
Total RF 1 6.0 2 0 0 -0.63
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Jan. 5, 1964 Manly-Warringah Rod Brimacombe
Norm Hodgkins
Parramatta Kenneth Archer
David Mogford
Kean Neller
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1965 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1964 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1963 Parramatta (SBC)
1962 Parramatta (SBC)
1960 Parramatta (SBC)
1959 Parramatta (SBC)
1958 Parramatta (SBC)
1957 Parramatta (SBC)
1956 Parramatta (SBC)
1955 Parramatta (SBC)
1953 Parramatta (SBC)
Silver Slugger 1966 - 2B Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1965 - 2B Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1964 - 2B Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1963 - 2B Parramatta (SBC)
1960 - 2B Parramatta (SBC)
Batter of the Month Mar 1954 Parramatta (SBC)
Player of the Week Oct 16, 1967 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
Mar 7, 1966 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
Nov 22, 1965 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
Jan 7, 1963 Parramatta (SBC)
Dec 12, 1960 Parramatta (SBC)
Mar 7, 1960 Parramatta (SBC)
Nov 17, 1958 Parramatta (SBC)
Nov 3, 1958 Parramatta (SBC)
Feb 13, 1956 Parramatta (SBC)
Nov 1, 1954 Parramatta (SBC)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink2
Grey Ink89
Similar Players (2B)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1954 SBC 128 1
1959 SBC 128 1
Year Lg PA Rank
1954 SBC 588 3
1959 SBC 579 7
Year Lg AB Rank
1954 SBC 522 5
Year Lg Hits Rank
1953 SBC 162 5
1954 SBC 164 5
1958 SBC 164 4
1959 SBC 156 9
Year Lg TB Rank
1953 SBC 276 4
1954 SBC 262 7
1958 SBC 262 6
Year Lg 2B Rank
1958 SBC 33 4
1959 SBC 32 6
1965 SBC 30 7
Year Lg HR Rank
1953 SBC 27 9
Year Lg RBI Rank
1953 SBC 93 10
1954 SBC 94 8
1959 SBC 92 8
1965 SBC 91 9
Year Lg R Rank
1954 SBC 100 8
1958 SBC 90 6
1959 SBC 88 10
1962 SBC 83 8
Year Lg BB Rank
1959 SBC 70 9
1963 SBC 67 9
1964 SBC 67 9
Year Lg HBP Rank
1958 SBC 8 10
Year Lg SF Rank
1961 SBC 6 9
1962 SBC 6 6
1964 SBC 7 2
1965 SBC 7 3
Year Lg XBH Rank
1953 SBC 57 8
1958 SBC 55 4
Year Lg Avg Rank
1953 SBC 0.351 4
1954 SBC 0.314 9
1955 SBC 0.349 6
1957 SBC 0.347 4
1958 SBC 0.342 4
1960 SBC 0.317 10
Year Lg OBP Rank
1953 SBC 0.431 8
1955 SBC 0.438 10
1957 SBC 0.431 4
1958 SBC 0.414 6
1966 SBC 0.397 5
Year Lg SLG Rank
1953 SBC 0.599 3
1958 SBC 0.546 8
Year Lg ISO Rank
1953 SBC 0.247 9
Year Lg OPS Rank
1953 SBC 1.030 2
1957 SBC 0.949 8
1958 SBC 0.960 5
1960 SBC 0.902 9
1965 SBC 0.876 10
Year Lg G Rank
1954 SBC 128 1
1959 SBC 128 1
Year Lg WAR Rank
1953 SBC 6.8 3
1954 SBC 4.9 7
1955 SBC 5.1 9
1957 SBC 5.3 6
1958 SBC 6.8 3
1959 SBC 5.0 6
1960 SBC 4.5 8