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Larry FrenchTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1929-1942 MLB Years: 1929-1942
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PositionsP-570Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLawrence Herbert French
Height6-1Weight195BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateNovember 1,1907PlaceVisalia,California
Death DateFebruary 9,1987 [79.100]
High SchoolVisalia (Visalia,CA)
MLB DebutApril 18,1929 [21.169]
OrganizationsCHN [7] PIT [6] BRO [2] Awards0Awards Voting2-17
TBC Player ID11592Retrosheet IDfrenl101MLBAM ID114421
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Pittsburgh Pirates in 1931-1932 and Chicago Cubs in 1937
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts61Walks80Hittable60SO/BB82vsPower60Hitting64Durability96Team.561Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-S/R21754.9030131760101123.013078671062493001.569.510.734.543.590.79.5834.93
1930Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-ST2217184.364235721351274.23251631332089903001.5110.650.662.922.951.01.4864.76
1931Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-ST2315133.263933620141275.2301127100970735101.359.830.292.292.381.04.5363.77
1932Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit42ST2418163.02473314193114274.0301127921762721001.329.870.562.032.361.16.5293.98
1933Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit42ST2518132.72473512215101291.029010688955881001.188.960.281.702.721.60.5813.16
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit42ST2612183.5849351416371263.22991351058591034001.3610.210.272.013.521.75.4003.40
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14ST2717102.9642301216462246.027994811044900101.3110.190.371.613.292.05.6303.39
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14ST281893.3943281516483252.02621039516541041001.259.340.571.933.711.93.6673.91
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14ST2916103.9842281411450208.02291069217651005001.419.910.742.814.331.54.6154.08
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14ST3010193.80432716103110201.021095851762834001.359.390.762.773.711.34.3454.12
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14S/R311583.29362115102111194.02058071750985001.319.510.322.324.551.96.6523.20
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14ST3214143.294033718362246.0240939012641070001.248.780.442.343.911.67.5003.38
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14S/R335144.63261886130138.016188711043600201.4810.500.652.803.911.40.2633.67
1941Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro20Rel33003.45615002015.216661481001.289.190.572.304.602.00-3.24
1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro20S/R341541.8338142484100147.21273930136621001.107.740.062.193.781.72.7892.40
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1971713.4457038418619840109173148.0337514401206164819118734401.339.640.472.343.391.45.5350.70
Chicago Cubs Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter95843.542721858787215081485.115866595858938264215301.329.610.542.313.891.68.531-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter87833.5025418470103154791500.216467365857339747517101.369.860.442.382.841.20.512-
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1541.9844152984120162.01434536240702001.127.880.112.203.861.75.789-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14123.4440271314381220.0236101841157832001.339.640.472.343.391.45.5380.70

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p2130424810081021201000.190.227.214.4419145.267.024.095.2114.4426.676.000.000.0012.50
1930Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p22429111223101300317011000.242.266.297.563274105.297.055.088.2572.8616.195.670.000.0018.18
1931Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p23399581710021051516000.179.228.189.417181107.213.010.074.2054.6714.023.000.000.005.88
1932Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit42p24479271931041011604000.207.215.261.47624497.250.054.076.2161.0316.4916.000.000.0021.05
1933Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit42p254710171502080051703003.149.189.188.377192109.179.039.089.1814.5915.603.400.000.0013.33
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit42p264984816300600416010003.190.227.226.45319398.235.036.083.2164.0816.334.000.000.0018.75
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14p27428541210050011419002.141.161.153.31413196.169.012.024.1501.0414.5814.000.000.008.33
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14p284385518200500412010001.212.247.235.48220299.247.023.071.2314.0412.123.000.000.0011.11
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14p2942711910000001204000.127.127.141.26810175.153.014.014.1230.0016.000.000.000.0011.11
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14p3043627133107005906003.210.269.290.55918473.245.080.161.2646.8512.331.800.000.0030.77
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14p31367361420170042614001.192.244.260.50419382.283.068.123.2404.8831.716.501.2273.0021.43
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14p32408551430090072014003.165.237.200.43717397.215.035.118.2157.2220.622.860.000.0021.43
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14p3326475900030041503003.191.255.191.4469054.281.000.085.2237.4127.783.750.000.000.00
1941Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro20p3364011001000100000.250.250.500.750214.333.250.250.3320.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
1941Totals for NL-NL         325151010040041603003.196.255.216.47111158.286.020.098.2316.9027.594.000.000.0010.00
1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro20p3438405123006003809001.300.349.375.72415352.375.075.150.3455.7715.382.670.000.0025.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter57010578319927518430482104840020.188.226.226.452239331193.234.038.086.0004.0217.604.380.081,057.0016.58
Chicago Cubs Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter272508338912113600251083400013.175.218.209.42710614576.221.034.083.0004.3418.754.320.17508.0015.73
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter2545054597114041302093135006.192.224.230.45411615561.235.038.083.0003.5716.584.650.000.0015.46
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter44445134007003909001.295.340.386.72617456.371.091.159.0005.3616.073.000.000.0030.77
Average MLB - Per 162 games162300245781024101460124006.188.226.226.452689339.234.038.086.0004.0217.604.380.081,057.0016.58

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21P30-123335214038.9501.270.31-----30100.019.6
1930Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22P42-274553336158.9511.380.21-----42100.027.3
1931Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23P39-275756366663.9551.620.23-----39100.025.3
1932Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P47-274845736053.8831.130.19-----47100.030.5
1933Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P47-2911245346057.9501.210.20-----47100.030.5
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P49-2631040345350.9431.020.19-----49100.032.7
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P42-2461655257371.9731.690.29-----42100.027.3
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28P43-2521437335451.9441.190.20-----43100.027.9
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P42-2081055446965.9421.550.31-----42100.027.3
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30P43-2011941116160.9841.400.30-----43100.028.3
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31P36-194547235452.9631.440.27-----36100.023.4
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32P40-246763227270.9721.750.28-----40100.026.0
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33P26-1381262-2927.9311.040.20-----26100.016.9
1941Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33P6-15-3--331.0000.500.20-----6100.03.9
1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro34P38-147727213634.9440.890.23-----38100.024.7
MLB Totals for P - 14 season(s)-   P570-31471246283940791752.9511.320.24-----5700.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2130----------
1930Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2242----------
1931Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2339----------
1932Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2447----------
1933Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2547----------
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2649----------
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2742----------
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2843----------
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2942----------
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3043----------
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3136----------
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3240----------
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3326----------
1941Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro336----------
1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro3438----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1935Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB27023.3721010.21542801.6712.660.001.696.754.000.00.000
1938Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB30002.703003.1111200.652.700.002.705.402.000.00.000
1941Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB33000.002001.0000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs023.00707100015.016050310001.279.600.001.806.003.330.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1935Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB2724110000000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs24110000000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1941-08-20Claimed on waivers by Dodgers from Cubs. 
1934-11-22TradeTraded by Pirates with Freddie Lindstrom to Cubs for Babe Herman, Jim Weaver and Guy Bush. 
* 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.