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Jim FiniganHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1954-1959 MLB Years: 1954-1959
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Positions3B-332, 2B-159, SS-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Leroy Finigan
Height5-11Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 19,1928PlaceQuincy,Illinois
Death DateMay 16,1981 [52.270]
MLB DebutApril 25,1954 [25.249]
OrganizationsKC1 [2] BAL [1] DET [1] PHA [1] SFN [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-27
TBC Player ID11373Retrosheet IDfinij101MLBAM ID114130
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed64Power46Contact70XBH51RBIs43Runs45Hitting59Durability55Team.431Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1954Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha153b2513648757147256751286466063017.302.381.421.80220538560.336.119.238.37011.4311.791.031.2569.5725.85
1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc142b-3b2615054572139307968136149351618.255.333.385.71821046615.266.130.239.3249.927.970.801.4660.5633.09
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc142b-3b279125029547222131302815416.216.298.284.5827111290.232.068.196.27010.349.660.930.69125.0020.37
1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet53b286417420474201711231815123.270.357.316.673556204.299.046.178.30911.278.820.780.000.0012.77
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn172b292325352001003510011.200.310.280.5907229.250.080.200.26510.3417.241.670.000.0040.00
1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal333b30481191430601101091000206.252.300.328.628397130.264.076.160.2846.927.691.110.77119.0023.33
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter5121600195422741719168813190176621111051.264.342.367.7095871101828.285.103.219.00010.399.630.931.0484.2126.07
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter24179510119337911894491774105724.243.322.353.67528157905.256.110.225.00010.068.510.851.2272.2729.53
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13648757147256751286466063017.302.381.421.80220538560.336.119.238.00011.4311.791.031.2569.5725.85
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6417420474201711231815123.270.357.316.673556204.299.046.178.00011.278.820.780.000.0012.77
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter481191430601101091000206.252.300.328.628397130.264.076.160.0006.927.691.110.77119.0023.33
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2325352001003510011.200.310.280.5907229.250.080.200.00010.3417.241.670.000.0040.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16250662134235653346056273316.264.342.367.70918635578.285.103.219.00010.399.630.931.0484.2126.07

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1954Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha253B136--1513052534481456.9483.35------136100.088.3
1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1262B90--2362281272476464.9755.16------15060.058.4
1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1263B59--55135813198190.9603.22------15039.338.3
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1272B52--114105735226219.9694.21------9157.133.8
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1273B32--29709710899.9173.09------9135.220.8
1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet283B59--5810889174166.9542.81------6492.238.3
1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet282B3--84121312.9234.00------644.71.9
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn292B8--47121211.9171.38------2334.85.2
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn293B4---31-43.7500.75------2317.42.6
1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal302B6--611-217171.0002.83------4812.53.9
1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30SS2---------------484.21.3
1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal303B42--3064449894.9592.24------4887.527.3
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B332--323685556710631008.9483.04------3320.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B159--36835521113744723.9724.55------1590.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2---------------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1954Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25-----136-----
1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc126---90-59-----
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc127---52-32-----
1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet28---3-59-----
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29---8-4-----
1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30---6242-----

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1958-10-14TradeTraded by Cardinals to Orioles for Art Ceccarelli and Jim Brideweser. 
1958-01-28TradeTraded by Tigers with Cash to Giants for Gail Harris and Ozzie Virgil. 
1956-12-05TradeTraded by Athletics with Eddie Robinson, Bill Harrington and Jack Crimian to Tigers for Wayne Belardi, Virgil Trucks, Gene Host, Ned Garver and Cash. 
1953-12-16TradeTraded by Yankees with Bill Renna, Vic Power, Jim Robertson, Johnny Gray and Don Bollweg to Athletics for Loren Babe, Carmen Mauro, Tom Hamilton, Eddie Robinson and Harry Byrd. 
1948-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* 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.