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Babe Ruth
George Herman Ruth (The Bambino or The Sultan Of Swat)

Bats Left, Throws Left
Height 6' 2", Weight 215 lb.

Debut July 11, 1914
Final Game May 30, 1935
Born February 6, 1895 in Baltimore, MD
Died August 16, 1948 in New York, NY

Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1936.

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Batting   Glossary

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  G   AB    R    H   2B 3B  HR  RBI  SB CS  BB  SO   BA   OBP   SLG   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1914 19 BOS AL   5   10    1    2   1  0   0    2   0      0   4  .200  .200  .300    3   0           0    
 1915 20 BOS AL  42   92   16   29  10  1   4   21   0      9  23  .315  .376  .576   53   2           0    
 1916 21 BOS AL  67  136   18   37   5  3   3   15   0     10  23  .272  .322  .419   57   4           0    
 1917 22 BOS AL  52  123   14   40   6  3   2   12   0     12  18  .325  .385  .472   58   7           0    
 1918 23 BOS AL  95  317   50   95  26 11  11   66   6     58  58  .300  .411  .555  176   3           2    
 1919 24 BOS AL 130  432  103  139  34 12  29  114   7    101  58  .322  .456  .657  284   3           6    
 1920 25 NYY AL 142  457  158  172  36  9  54  137  14 14 150  80  .376  .533  .849  388   5           3    
 1921 26 NYY AL 152  540  177  204  44 16  59  171  17 13 145  81  .378  .512  .846  457   4           4    
 1922 27 NYY AL 110  406   94  128  24  8  35   99   2  5  84  80  .315  .434  .672  273   4           1    
 1923 28 NYY AL 152  522  151  205  45 13  41  131  17 21 170  93  .393  .545  .764  399   3           4     MVP-1
 1924 29 NYY AL 153  529  143  200  39  7  46  121   9 13 142  81  .378  .513  .739  391   6           4    
 1925 30 NYY AL  98  359   61  104  12  2  25   66   2  4  59  68  .290  .393  .543  195   6           2    
 1926 31 NYY AL 152  495  139  184  30  5  47  150  11  9 144  76  .372  .516  .737  365  10           3    
 1927 32 NYY AL 151  540  158  192  29  8  60  164   7  6 137  89  .356  .486  .772  417  14           0    
 1928 33 NYY AL 154  536  163  173  29  8  54  142   4  5 137  87  .323  .463  .709  380   8           3    
 1929 34 NYY AL 135  499  121  172  26  6  46  154   5  3  72  60  .345  .430  .697  348  13           3    
 1930 35 NYY AL 145  518  150  186  28  9  49  153  10 10 136  61  .359  .493  .732  379  21           1    
 1931 36 NYY AL 145  534  149  199  31  3  46  163   5  4 128  51  .373  .495  .700  374   0           1     MVP-5
 1932 37 NYY AL 133  457  120  156  13  5  41  137   2  2 130  62  .341  .489  .661  302   0           2     MVP-6
 1933 38 NYY AL 137  459   97  138  21  3  34  103   4  5 114  90  .301  .442  .582  267   0           2     AS
 1934 39 NYY AL 125  365   78  105  17  4  22   84   1  3 104  63  .288  .448  .537  196   0           2     AS
 1935 40 BSN NL  28   72   13   13   0  0   6   12   0     20  24  .181  .359  .431   31   0           0   2
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 22 Seasons         8398      2873    136     2217    117    1330  .342  .474  .690      113   0   0  43   2
               2503      2174      506    714      123   2062                       5793
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 162 Game Avg        544  141  186  33  9  46  143   8  8 133  86  .342  .474  .690  375   7   0   0   3   0
 Career High    154  540  177  205  45 16  60  171  17 21 170  93  .393  .545  .849  457  21   0   0   6   2
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  G   AB    R    H   2B 3B  HR  RBI  SB CS  BB  SO   BA   OBP   SLG   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 

Special Batting   Glossary

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  PA  Outs  RC  RC/27  OWP    BA *lgBA   OBP *lgOBP  SLG *lgSLG  OPS *lgOPS*OPS+ psOPS  SB% 
+--------------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 1914 19 BOS AL   10    8    1  3.38      | .200  .256| .200  .330| .300  .336| .500  .665|  50           
 1915 20 BOS AL  103   65   20  8.31      | .315  .252| .376  .329| .576  .330| .952  .660| 189           
 1916 21 BOS AL  150  103   18  4.72      | .272  .257| .322  .331| .419  .335| .741  .666| 122           
 1917 22 BOS AL  142   90   22  6.60      | .325  .254| .385  .325| .472  .328| .857  .653| 162           
 1918 23 BOS AL  380  225   72  8.64      | .300  .258| .411  .329| .555  .329| .966  .658| 194           
 1919 24 BOS AL  542  296  128 11.68      | .322  .269| .456  .334| .657  .361|1.113  .695| 219           
 1920 25 NYY AL  615  304  206 18.30      | .376  .296| .533  .361| .849  .407|1.382  .768| 256        50%
 1921 26 NYY AL  693  353  233 17.82      | .378  .302| .512  .368| .846  .424|1.358  .793| 239        56%
 1922 27 NYY AL  495  287  118 11.10      | .315  .295| .434  .361| .672  .415|1.106  .776| 182        28%
 1923 28 NYY AL  699  341  216 17.10      | .393  .292| .545  .363| .764  .404|1.309  .767| 239        44%
 1924 29 NYY AL  681  348  199 15.44      | .378  .298| .513  .368| .739  .409|1.252  .776| 220        40%
 1925 30 NYY AL  426  265   76  7.74      | .290  .297| .393  .367| .543  .416| .936  .784| 137        33%
 1926 31 NYY AL  652  330  187 15.30      | .372  .287| .516  .359| .737  .403|1.253  .762| 227        55%
 1927 32 NYY AL  691  368  203 14.89      | .356  .289| .486  .357| .772  .406|1.258  .763| 226        53%
 1928 33 NYY AL  684  376  175 12.57      | .323  .285| .463  .350| .709  .405|1.172  .754| 208        44%
 1929 34 NYY AL  587  343  149 11.73      | .345  .283| .430  .348| .697  .408|1.127  .757| 194        62%
 1930 35 NYY AL  676  363  187 13.91      | .359  .290| .493  .353| .732  .426|1.225  .780| 211        50%
 1931 36 NYY AL  663  339  185 14.73      | .373  .279| .495  .345| .700  .399|1.195  .744| 219        55%
 1932 37 NYY AL  589  303  147 13.10      | .341  .279| .489  .349| .661  .410|1.150  .759| 201        50%
 1933 38 NYY AL  575  326  117  9.69      | .301  .273| .442  .344| .582  .394|1.024  .737| 176        44%
 1934 39 NYY AL  471  263   87  8.93      | .288  .279| .448  .352| .537  .402| .985  .754| 161        25%
 1935 40 BSN NL   92   61   11  4.87      | .181  .275| .359  .330| .431  .393| .790  .722| 118           
+--------------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 22 Seasons   10616  5757 2757 12.93      | .342  .285| .474  .353| .690  .400|1.164  .753| 207           

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Pitching   Glossary

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  W   L   G   GS  CG SHO  GF SV   IP     H    R   ER   HR  BB   SO  HBP  WP  BFP  IBB  BK  ERA *lgERA *ERA+ WHIP
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+----+---+----+----+---+---+-----+---+---+-----+-----+----+-----+
 1914 19 BOS AL   2   1   4   3   1   0   0  0   23.0   21   12   10   1    7    3   0   0   100       0  3.91  2.68   68 1.217
 1915 20 BOS AL  18   8  32  28  16   1   3  0  217.7  166   80   59   3   85  112   6   9   895       1  2.44  2.78  114 1.153
 1916 21 BOS AL  23  12  44  41  23   9   3  1  323.7  230   83   63   0  118  170   8   3  1300       1  1.75  2.77  158 1.075
 1917 22 BOS AL  24  13  41  38  35   6   2  2  326.3  244   91   73   2  108  128  11   5  1313       0  2.01  2.58  128 1.079
 1918 23 BOS AL  13   7  20  19  18   1   0  0  166.3  125   51   41   1   49   40   2   3   660       1  2.22  2.69  121 1.046
 1919 24 BOS AL   9   5  17  15  12   0   2  1  133.3  148   59   44   2   58   30   2   5   591       1  2.97  3.02  102 1.545
 1920 25 NYY AL   1   0   1   1   0   0   0  0    4.0    3    4    2   0    2    0   0   0    17       0  4.50  3.82   85 1.250
 1921 26 NYY AL   2   0   2   1   0   0   1  0    9.0   14   10    9   1    9    2   0   0    49       0  9.00  4.24   47 2.556
 1930 35 NYY AL   1   0   1   1   1   0   0  0    9.0   11    3    3   0    2    3   0   0    39       0  3.00  4.32  144 1.444
 1933 38 NYY AL   1   0   1   1   1   0   0  0    9.0   12    5    5   0    3    0   0   0    42       0  5.00  3.90   78 1.667 AS
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+----+---+----+----+---+---+-----+---+---+-----+-----+----+-----+
 10 Yr WL% .671  94  46 163 148 107  17  11  4 1221.3  974  398  309  10  441  488  29  25  5006       4  2.28  2.77  122 1.159
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+----+---+----+----+---+---+-----+---+---+-----+-----+----+-----+
 162 Game Avg    20  10  35  32  23   3   2  0  267.0  212   87   67   2   96  106   6   5  1094   0   0  2.28  2.77  122 1.159
 Career High     24  13  44  41  35   9   3  2  326.3  244   91   73   3  118  170  11   9  1313   0   1  1.75  3.02  158 1.046

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Fielding   Glossary / Sort by Position, then Year

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO    A    E   DP    FP   lgFP  RFg  lgRFg  RF9  lgRF9  GS   Inn    LF   CF   RF
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+------+----+----+----+
+---- Fielding Sorted by Year ------+
1914 19 BOS AL P 4 0 7 0 0 1.000 .936 1.75 1.75 2.74 2.97 3 23.0 1915 20 BOS AL P 32 17 63 2 3 .976 .937 2.50 1.80 3.31 3.01 28 217.7 1916 21 BOS AL P 44 24 83 3 6 .973 .945 2.43 1.69 2.97 2.95 41 323.7 1917 22 BOS AL P 41 19 101 2 4 .984 .947 2.93 1.83 3.31 3.04 38 326.3 1918 23 BOS AL OF 59 121 8 7 3 .949 .962 2.19 2.17 47 12 0 P 20 19 58 6 5 .928 .952 3.85 1.85 4.17 2.82 19 166.3 1B 13 130 6 5 8 .965 .986 10.46 10.89 1919 24 BOS AL OF 111 222 14 1 6 .996 .958 2.13 2.16 111 0 0 P 17 13 35 2 1 .960 .948 2.82 1.76 3.24 2.83 15 133.3 1B 5 35 4 1 4 .975 .988 7.80 10.44 1920 25 NYY AL OF 141 259 21 19 3 .936 .962 1.99 2.16 36 20 85 1B 2 10 0 1 1 .909 .990 5.00 10.40 P 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 .949 1.00 1.70 2.25 2.70 1 4.0 1921 26 NYY AL OF 152 348 17 13 6 .966 .960 2.40 2.21 134 18 0 1B 2 8 0 0 0 1.000 .991 4.00 10.15 P 2 1 2 0 0 1.000 .956 1.50 1.55 3.00 2.70 1 9.0 1922 27 NYY AL OF 110 226 14 9 3 .964 .964 2.18 2.22 71 0 40 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 10.60 1923 28 NYY AL OF 148 378 20 11 2 .973 .965 2.69 2.26 68 7 73 1B 4 41 1 1 2 .977 .990 10.50 10.22 1924 29 NYY AL OF 152 340 18 14 4 .962 .970 2.36 2.27 50 7 99 1925 30 NYY AL OF 98 207 15 6 3 .974 .965 2.27 2.27 33 0 66 1926 31 NYY AL OF 149 308 11 7 5 .979 .966 2.14 2.23 82 0 68 1B 2 10 0 0 2 1.000 .990 5.00 10.30 1927 32 NYY AL OF 151 328 14 13 4 .963 .964 2.26 2.22 56 0 95 1928 33 NYY AL OF 154 304 9 8 0 .975 .973 2.03 2.22 55 0 99 1929 34 NYY AL OF 133 240 5 4 2 .984 .966 1.84 2.28 55 0 78 1930 35 NYY AL OF 144 266 10 10 0 .965 .965 1.92 2.16 53 0 91 P 1 0 4 0 2 1.000 .946 4.00 1.20 4.00 2.20 1 9.0 1931 36 NYY AL OF 142 237 5 7 2 .972 .969 1.70 2.25 51 0 91 1B 1 5 0 0 0 1.000 .991 5.00 9.70 1932 37 NYY AL OF 128 209 10 9 1 .961 .967 1.71 2.28 44 0 87 1B 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 .989 3.00 9.80 1933 38 NYY AL OF 132 215 9 7 4 .970 .970 1.70 2.21 55 0 78 AS 1B 1 6 0 1 0 .857 .989 6.00 9.90 AS P 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 .960 2.00 1.20 2.00 2.30 1 9.0 AS 1934 39 NYY AL OF 111 197 3 8 0 .962 .968 1.80 2.16 34 0 77 AS 1935 40 BSN NL OF 26 39 1 2 0 .952 .971 1.54 2.31 22 0 4
+---- Fielding Sorted by Position --+
1918 23 BOS AL 1B 13 130 6 5 8 .965 .986 10.46 10.89 1919 24 BOS AL 1B 5 35 4 1 4 .975 .988 7.80 10.44 1920 25 NYY AL 1B 2 10 0 1 1 .909 .990 5.00 10.40 1921 26 NYY AL 1B 2 8 0 0 0 1.000 .991 4.00 10.15 1922 27 NYY AL 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 10.60 1923 28 NYY AL 1B 4 41 1 1 2 .977 .990 10.50 10.22 1926 31 NYY AL 1B 2 10 0 0 2 1.000 .990 5.00 10.30 1931 36 NYY AL 1B 1 5 0 0 0 1.000 .991 5.00 9.70 1932 37 NYY AL 1B 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 .989 3.00 9.80 1933 38 NYY AL 1B 1 6 0 1 0 .857 .989 6.00 9.90 1918 23 BOS AL OF 59 121 8 7 3 .949 .962 2.19 2.17 47 12 0 1919 24 BOS AL OF 111 222 14 1 6 .996 .958 2.13 2.16 111 0 0 1920 25 NYY AL OF 141 259 21 19 3 .936 .962 1.99 2.16 36 20 85 1921 26 NYY AL OF 152 348 17 13 6 .966 .960 2.40 2.21 134 18 0 1922 27 NYY AL OF 110 226 14 9 3 .964 .964 2.18 2.22 71 0 40 1923 28 NYY AL OF 148 378 20 11 2 .973 .965 2.69 2.26 68 7 73 1924 29 NYY AL OF 152 340 18 14 4 .962 .970 2.36 2.27 50 7 99 1925 30 NYY AL OF 98 207 15 6 3 .974 .965 2.27 2.27 33 0 66 1926 31 NYY AL OF 149 308 11 7 5 .979 .966 2.14 2.23 82 0 68 1927 32 NYY AL OF 151 328 14 13 4 .963 .964 2.26 2.22 56 0 95 1928 33 NYY AL OF 154 304 9 8 0 .975 .973 2.03 2.22 55 0 99 1929 34 NYY AL OF 133 240 5 4 2 .984 .966 1.84 2.28 55 0 78 1930 35 NYY AL OF 144 266 10 10 0 .965 .965 1.92 2.16 53 0 91 1931 36 NYY AL OF 142 237 5 7 2 .972 .969 1.70 2.25 51 0 91 1932 37 NYY AL OF 128 209 10 9 1 .961 .967 1.71 2.28 44 0 87 1933 38 NYY AL OF 132 215 9 7 4 .970 .970 1.70 2.21 55 0 78 1934 39 NYY AL OF 111 197 3 8 0 .962 .968 1.80 2.16 34 0 77 1935 40 BSN NL OF 26 39 1 2 0 .952 .971 1.54 2.31 22 0 4 1914 19 BOS AL P 4 0 7 0 0 1.000 .936 1.75 1.75 2.74 2.97 3 23.0 1915 20 BOS AL P 32 17 63 2 3 .976 .937 2.50 1.80 3.31 3.01 28 217.7 1916 21 BOS AL P 44 24 83 3 6 .973 .945 2.43 1.69 2.97 2.95 41 323.7 1917 22 BOS AL P 41 19 101 2 4 .984 .947 2.93 1.83 3.31 3.04 38 326.3 1918 23 BOS AL P 20 19 58 6 5 .928 .952 3.85 1.85 4.17 2.82 19 166.3 1919 24 BOS AL P 17 13 35 2 1 .960 .948 2.82 1.76 3.24 2.83 15 133.3 1920 25 NYY AL P 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 .949 1.00 1.70 2.25 2.70 1 4.0 1921 26 NYY AL P 2 1 2 0 0 1.000 .956 1.50 1.55 3.00 2.70 1 9.0 1930 35 NYY AL P 1 0 4 0 2 1.000 .946 4.00 1.20 4.00 2.20 1 9.0 1933 38 NYY AL P 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 .960 2.00 1.20 2.00 2.30 1 9.0
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+------+----+----+----+ Position Total OF 2241 4444 204 155 48 .968 .966 2.07 2.22 1057 64 1131 P* 163 95 354 15 21 .968 .946 2.75 1.77 148 1221.3 1B 32 248 11 9 17 .966 .988 8.09 10.51 +--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+------+----+----+----+ Overall Total 2436 4787 569 179 86 .968 .965 2.20 2.30

Postseason Pitching

 Year Round Tm  Opp WLser  G GS  ERA    W-L  SV CG SHO  IP   H   ER  BB  SO
+------------------+-----+--+--+------+-----+--+--+---+-----+---+---+---+---+
 1916 WS    BOS BRO   W    1  1   0.64  1-0   0  1   0  14.0   6   1   3   4
 1918 WS    BOS CHC   W    2  2   1.06  2-0   0  1   1  17.0  13   2   7   4
+------------------+-----+--+--+------+-----+--+--+---+-----+---+---+---+---+
  2 World Series     2-0   3  3   0.87  3-0   0  2   1  31.0  19   3  10   8
+------------------+-----+--+--+------+-----+--+--+---+-----+---+---+---+---+

Postseason Batting

 Year Round Tm  Opp WLser  G   AB  R   H  2B 3B HR RBI  BB  SO  BA    OBP   SLG  SB CS SH SF HBP
+------------------+-----+---+---+---+---+--+--+--+---+---+---+-----+-----+-----+--+--+--+--+--+
 1915 WS    BOS PHI   W     1   1   0   0  0  0  0   0   0   0  .000  .000  .000  0  0  0  0  0
 1916 WS    BOS BRO   W     1   5   0   0  0  0  0   1   0   2  .000  .000  .000  0  0  0  0  0
 1918 WS    BOS CHC   W     3   5   0   1  0  1  0   2   0   2  .200  .200  .600  0  0  1  0  0
 1921 WS    NYY NYG   L     6  16   3   5  0  0  1   4   5   8  .312  .476  .500  2  1  0  0  0
 1922 WS    NYY NYG   L     5  17   1   2  1  0  0   1   2   3  .118  .250  .176  0  1  1  0  1
 1923 WS    NYY NYG   W     6  19   8   7  1  1  3   3   8   6  .368  .556 1.000  0  0  0  0  0
 1926 WS    NYY STL   L     7  20   6   6  0  0  4   5  11   2  .300  .548  .900  1  1  0  0  0
 1927 WS    NYY PIT   W     4  15   4   6  0  0  2   7   2   2  .400  .444  .800  1  0  0  1  0
 1928 WS    NYY STL   W     4  16   9  10  3  0  3   4   1   2  .625  .647 1.375  0  0  0  0  0
 1932 WS    NYY CHC   W     4  15   6   5  0  0  2   6   4   3  .333  .500  .733  0  0  0  0  1
+------------------+-----+---+---+---+---+--+--+--+---+---+---+-----+-----+-----+--+--+--+--+--+
 10 World Series     7-3   41 129  37  42  5  2 15  33  33  30  .326  .467  .744  4  3  2  1  2
+------------------+-----+---+---+---+---+--+--+--+---+---+---+-----+-----+-----+--+--+--+--+--+

WLser shows whether the player's team Won or Lost the series.

Appearances on Leaderboards and Awards   Glossary

Awards are Year-League-Award, Stats are Year-Value-Rank

All-Star
1933
1934

Awards
1923-AL-MVP

MVP (YrLg-Rk-Shr)
1923-AL-1-1.00
1931-AL-5-0.50
1932-AL-6-0.32
Car-107-1.82 shares

Batting Average
1918 AL-.300-7
1919 AL-.322-8
1920 AL-.376-4
1921 AL-.378-3
1923 AL-.393-2
1924 AL-.378-1
1926 AL-.372-2
1927 AL-.356-6
1928 AL-.323-10
1929 AL-.345-7
1930 AL-.359-3
1931 AL-.373-2
1932 AL-.341-5
Car-.342-10

On-base %
1918 AL-.411-2
1919 AL-.456-1
1920 AL-.533-1
1921 AL-.512-1
1922 AL-.434-4
1923 AL-.545-1
1924 AL-.513-1
1926 AL-.516-1
1927 AL-.486-1
1928 AL-.463-2
1929 AL-.430-3
1930 AL-.493-1
1931 AL-.495-1
1932 AL-.489-1
1933 AL-.442-4
1934 AL-.448-4
Car-.474-2

Slugging %
1918 AL-.555-1
1919 AL-.657-1
1920 AL-.849-1
1921 AL-.846-1
1922 AL-.672-1
1923 AL-.764-1
1924 AL-.739-1
1926 AL-.737-1
1927 AL-.772-1
1928 AL-.709-1
1929 AL-.697-1
1930 AL-.732-1
1931 AL-.700-1
1932 AL-.661-2
1933 AL-.582-3
1934 AL-.537-8
Car-.690-1

OPS
1918 AL-.966-1
1919 AL-1.113-1
1920 AL-1.382-1
1921 AL-1.358-1
1922 AL-1.106-1
1923 AL-1.309-1
1924 AL-1.252-1
1926 AL-1.253-1
1927 AL-1.258-1
1928 AL-1.172-1
1929 AL-1.127-1
1930 AL-1.225-1
1931 AL-1.195-1
1932 AL-1.150-2
1933 AL-1.024-3
1934 AL-.985-5
Car-1.164-1

Games
1923 AL-152-7
1924 AL-153-6
1926 AL-152-8
1927 AL-151-5
1928 AL-154-3
Car-2503-45

At Bats
Car-8398-94

Runs
1919 AL-103-1
1920 AL-158-1
1921 AL-177-1
1923 AL-151-1
1924 AL-143-1
1926 AL-139-1
1927 AL-158-1
1928 AL-163-1
1929 AL-121-5
1930 AL-150-2
1931 AL-149-2
1932 AL-120-6
Car-2174-3

Hits
1921 AL-204-6
1923 AL-205-4
1924 AL-200-4
1926 AL-184-9
1927 AL-192-6
1928 AL-173-9
1931 AL-199-4
Car-2873-38

Total Bases
1918 AL-176-8
1919 AL-284-1
1920 AL-388-2
1921 AL-457-1
1922 AL-273-9
1923 AL-399-1
1924 AL-391-1
1926 AL-365-1
1927 AL-417-2
1928 AL-380-1
1929 AL-348-3
1930 AL-379-3
1931 AL-374-2
1932 AL-302-7
Car-5793-5

Doubles
1918 AL-26-2
1919 AL-34-5
1921 AL-44-2
1923 AL-45-3
1924 AL-39-6
Car-506-39

Triples
1918 AL-11-5
1919 AL-12-6
1921 AL-16-4
1923 AL-13-5
Car-136-71

Home Runs
1915 AL-4-9
1918 AL-11-1
1919 AL-29-1
1920 AL-54-1
1921 AL-59-1
1922 AL-35-3
1923 AL-41-1
1924 AL-46-1
1925 AL-25-2
1926 AL-47-1
1927 AL-60-1
1928 AL-54-1
1929 AL-46-1
1930 AL-49-1
1931 AL-46-1
1932 AL-41-2
1933 AL-34-2
1934 AL-22-8
Car-714-3

RBI
1918 AL-66-3
1919 AL-114-1
1920 AL-137-1
1921 AL-171-1
1922 AL-99-6
1923 AL-131-1
1924 AL-121-2
1926 AL-150-1
1927 AL-164-2
1928 AL-142-1
1929 AL-154-2
1930 AL-153-4
1931 AL-163-2
1932 AL-137-4
1933 AL-103-9
Car-2217-2

Bases on Balls
1918 AL-58-8
1919 AL-101-2
1920 AL-150-1
1921 AL-145-1
1922 AL-84-2
1923 AL-170-1
1924 AL-142-1
1926 AL-144-1
1927 AL-137-1
1928 AL-137-1
1929 AL-72-10
1930 AL-136-1
1931 AL-128-1
1932 AL-130-1
1933 AL-114-1
1934 AL-104-3
Car-2062-3

Strikeouts
1918 AL-58-1
1919 AL-58-2
1920 AL-80-2
1921 AL-81-2
1922 AL-80-2
1923 AL-93-1
1924 AL-81-1
1925 AL-68-2
1926 AL-76-2
1927 AL-89-1
1928 AL-87-1
1929 AL-60-4
1930 AL-61-5
1932 AL-62-9
1933 AL-90-2
1934 AL-63-9
Car-1330-83

Stolen Bases
1921 AL-17-8
1923 AL-17-9

Adjusted OPS+
1918 AL-194-1
1919 AL-219-1
1920 AL-256-1
1921 AL-239-1
1922 AL-182-1
1923 AL-239-1
1924 AL-220-1
1926 AL-227-1
1927 AL-226-1
1928 AL-208-1
1929 AL-194-1
1930 AL-211-1
1931 AL-219-1
1932 AL-201-2
1933 AL-176-3
1934 AL-161-3
Car-207-1

Runs Created
1918 AL-72-7
1919 AL-128-1
1920 AL-206-1
1921 AL-233-1
1922 AL-118-5
1923 AL-216-1
1924 AL-199-1
1926 AL-187-1
1927 AL-203-2
1928 AL-175-1
1929 AL-149-1
1930 AL-187-2
1931 AL-185-1
1932 AL-147-3
1933 AL-117-3
Car-2757-1

Extra-Base Hits
1918 AL-48-1
1919 AL-75-1
1920 AL-99-1
1921 AL-119-1
1922 AL-67-4
1923 AL-99-1
1924 AL-92-1
1926 AL-82-2
1927 AL-97-2
1928 AL-91-1
1929 AL-78-3
1930 AL-86-3
1931 AL-80-3
1933 AL-58-9
Car-1356-4

Times on Base
1919 AL-246-1
1920 AL-325-1
1921 AL-353-1
1923 AL-379-1
1924 AL-346-1
1926 AL-331-1
1927 AL-329-2
1928 AL-313-1
1930 AL-323-2
1931 AL-328-1
1932 AL-288-3
1933 AL-254-9
Car-4978-9

Hit By Pitch
1919 AL-6-9

Sac. Hits
1930 AL-21-5

Power/Speed Number
1918 AL-7.8-2
1919 AL-11.3-3
1920 AL-22.2-2
1921 AL-26.4-1
1923 AL-24.0-1
1924 AL-15.1-3
1926 AL-17.8-1
1927 AL-12.5-4
1930 AL-16.6-5
Car-209.8-65

At Bats per Home Run
1918 AL-28.8-1
1919 AL-14.9-1
1920 AL-8.5-1
1921 AL-9.2-1
1922 AL-11.6-1
1923 AL-12.7-1
1924 AL-11.5-1
1926 AL-10.5-1
1927 AL-9.0-1
1928 AL-9.9-1
1929 AL-10.8-1
1930 AL-10.6-1
1931 AL-11.6-1
1932 AL-11.1-2
1933 AL-13.5-2
1934 AL-16.6-4
Car-11.8-2

ERA
1916 AL-1.75-1
1917 AL-2.01-7
1918 AL-2.22-9
Car-2.28-15

Wins
1915 AL-18-9
1916 AL-23-3
1917 AL-24-2

Won-Loss %
1915 AL-.692-4
1916 AL-.657-5
1917 AL-.649-6
1918 AL-.650-2
1919 AL-.643-10
Car-.671-12

BB + H per IP (WHIP)
1916 AL-1.075-5
1917 AL-1.079-6
1918 AL-1.046-2
Car-1.159-70

Hits Allowed/9IP
1915 AL-6.86-2
1916 AL-6.40-1
1917 AL-6.73-3
1918 AL-6.76-4
Car-7.18-13

Strikeouts/9IP
1915 AL-4.63-8
1916 AL-4.73-8

Saves
1919 AL-1-10

Innings
1916 AL-323.7-3
1917 AL-326.3-2

Strikeouts
1916 AL-170-3
1917 AL-128-5

Games Started
1916 AL-41-1
1917 AL-38-2

Comp. Games
1916 AL-23-4
1917 AL-35-1
1918 AL-18-9

Shutouts
1916 AL-9-1
1917 AL-6-5

Bases On Balls Allow.
1916 AL-118-3
1917 AL-108-3

Hits Allowed
1916 AL-230-10
1917 AL-244-7

SO to Walk
1916 AL-1.44-10

Earned Runs Allow.
1917 AL-73-10

Wild Pitches
1915 AL-9-4
1919 AL-5-6

Hit Batsmen
1916 AL-8-7
1917 AL-11-6

Batters Faced
1916 AL-1300-3
1917 AL-1313-1

Adjusted ERA+
1916 AL-158-1
1917 AL-128-7
1918 AL-121-10
Car-122-90

Oldest Player
1932 AL-37-8
1933 AL-38-9
1934 AL-39-10
1935 NL-40-5

Youngest Player
1914 AL-19-8

         

Black Ink: Batting - 161 (1) (Average HOFer ≈ 27) Pitching - 10 (226) (Average HOFer ≈ 40)
Gray Ink: Batting - 344 (7) (Average HOFer ≈ 144) Pitching - 74 (324) (Average HOFer ≈ 185)
HOF Standards: Batting - 78.6 (1) Pitching - 34.0 (101) (Average HOFer ≈ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 422.0 (3) Pitching - 42.5 (300) (Likely HOFer > 100)
Overall Rank in parentheses.

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Explanation of Similarity Scores


Transactions

July 9, 1914: Purchased by the Boston Red Sox from the Baltimore (International) for more than $25000. more than $25000

January 3, 1920: Purchased by the New York Yankees from the Boston Red Sox for $125000 and a $300000 loan.

February 26, 1935: Released by the New York Yankees.

February 26, 1935: Signed as a Free Agent with the Boston Braves.


The transaction information used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet. Last transaction is September 30, 2006.

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