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Jim FanningTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1954-1957 MLB Years: 1954-1957
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General Manager

PositionsC-52Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam James Fanning
Height5-11Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 14,1927PlaceChicago,Illinois
Death DateApril 25,2015 [87.224]
High SchoolMoneta (Moneta,IA)
CollegeBuena Vista University (Storm Lake,IA)
MLB DebutSeptember 11,1954 [26.363]
OrganizationsCHN [4] Awards0
TBC Player ID11271Retrosheet IDfannj101MLBAM ID114000
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed39Power12Contact31XBH14RBIs12Runs16Hitting26Durability10Team.420Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1954Chicago CubsNLMLBchn48c261138270001001700004.184.205.184.3897039.226.000.026.1842.5617.957.000.000.000.00
1955Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1c27510000000001200001.000.091.000.0910011.000.000.100.0659.0918.182.000.000.000.00
1956Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1c2814010000000000001.250.250.250.500104.250.000.000.2270.000.000.000.000.000.00
1957Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1c29478931620040041711013.180.223.202.42518295.222.022.067.1944.2117.894.250.000.0012.50
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter6414152420050062611019.170.209.184.393262149.209.014.057.0004.0317.454.330.000.008.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games162357136150013001566330323.170.209.184.393665377.209.014.057.0004.0317.454.330.000.008.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1954Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26C11--406--46461.0004.18-----111100.07.1
1955Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27C5--302--32321.0006.40-----25100.03.3
1956Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28C1--5321108.8008.00------1100.00.6
1957Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29C35--1381434155152.9814.34-----54774.522.7
MLB Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C52--2132555243238.9794.58-----8520.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1954Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26-11---------
1955Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27-5---------
1956Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28-1---------
1957Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29-35---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1969Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon41General Manager16252110.32148.06Gene Mauch
1970Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon42General Manager1627389.45116.05Gene Mauch
1971Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon43General Manager1617190.44125.55Gene Mauch
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon44General Manager1567086.44926.55Gene Mauch
1973Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon45General Manager1627983.4883.52Gene Mauch
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon46General Manager1617982.4918.54Gene Mauch
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon47General Manager1627587.46317.56Gene Mauch
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon48General Manager16255107.34046.06Karl Kuehl,Charlie Fox
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon53Manager1086048.5563.02 Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1982Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon54Manager1628676.5316.03 
1984Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon56Manager1617883.48418.05 
1987Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon59Broadcaster1629171.5624.03Buck Rodgers
1988Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon60Broadcaster1628181.50020.03Buck Rodgers
2010Toronto Blue JaysALMLBMLBtor82Scout1628577.52511.04Cito Gaston
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1950-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.