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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Henry Louis Gehrig
Stat Years
1923-1939  [mlb] 1923-1939
Height/Weight
6-0 / 200
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
1B (2137) ... OF (9) ... SS (1)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
Death
1941-06-02 [37.349]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Commerce (New York,NY)
Colleges
Columbia University (New York, New York)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the New York Yankees in 1923
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Paul Krichell
MLB Debut
1923-06-15 - Boxscore  (Age: 19.362)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [17]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11801 ... retro id: gehrl101 ... mlbam id: 114680
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1923New York YankeesALMLBnya-201b---113266114119002501000.423.464.7691.23329206.423.346.0006.9017.242.5026.03.4554.5
    1924New York YankeesALMLBnya-211b-of---21012261005001300000.500.538.5831.1211371.167.083.0007.6923.083.000.00.0016.7
    1925New York YankeesALMLBnya-221b---31264377312923102068634649212000.295.365.531.89649723253.348.236.0009.269.861.0721.94.0241.1
    1926New York YankeesALMLBnya-231b---41555721351794720161126510573118000.313.420.549.96969631483.421.236.00015.0910.490.7035.82.3046.4
    1927New York YankeesALMLBnya-241b---515558414921852184717510810984321000.373.474.7651.239717447117.582.392.00015.2011.720.7712.46.5653.7
    1928New York YankeesALMLBnya-251b---61545621392104713271424119569416000.374.467.6481.11567736487.431.274.00014.0310.190.7320.83.9941.4
    1929New York YankeesALMLBnya4261b---71545531271663210351264412268512000.300.431.5841.01569232377.505.284.00017.639.830.5615.85.0646.4
    1930New York YankeesALMLBnya4271b---8154581143220421741174121410163318000.379.473.7211.194703419100.513.342.00014.378.960.6214.25.8345.5
    1931New York YankeesALMLBnya4281b---915561916321131154618417121175602000.341.446.6621.10873841092.519.321.00015.857.590.4813.56.2343.6
    1932New York YankeesALMLBnya4291b---10156596138208429341514111083831000.349.451.6211.07270837085.441.272.00015.255.370.3517.54.8040.9
    1933New York YankeesALMLBnya4301b---11152593138198411232139913924211000.334.424.6051.02968735985.420.271.00013.396.110.4618.54.6642.9
    1934New York YankeesALMLBnya4311b---1215457912821040649165951093120000.363.465.7061.17169040995.539.343.00015.804.490.2811.87.1045.2
    1935New York YankeesALMLBnya4321b---13149535125176261030119871323850000.329.466.5831.04967231266.503.254.00019.645.650.2917.84.4637.5
    1936New York YankeesALMLBnya4331b---1415557916720537749152341304673000.354.478.6961.17471940393.565.342.00018.086.400.3511.86.8245.4
    1937New York YankeesALMLBnya4341b---1515756913820037937159431274940000.351.473.6431.11670036683.517.292.00018.147.000.3915.45.2941.5
    1938New York YankeesALMLBnya4351b---1615757611517032629114611077551000.295.410.523.93368930167.422.228.00015.5310.890.7019.94.2139.4
    1939New York YankeesALMLBnya4361b---17828240001005100002.143.273.143.4163340.179.000.00015.153.030.200.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)21648001188827215341634931995102101150879045106002.340.447.6321.079966050601190.481.292.33215.618.180.5216.25.1043.7
    American League Totals (17 yrs)21648001188827215341634931995102101150879045106002.340.447.6321.079966050601190.481.292.33215.618.180.5216.25.1043.7
    New York Yankees Totals (17 yrs)21648001188827215341634931995102101150879045106002.340.447.6321.079966050601190.481.292.33215.618.180.5216.25.1043.7
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1923New York YankeesALMLB201B900.0533446056.9336.200.005.969.22
    1924New York YankeesALMLB211B200.0910010101.0005.000.001.320.02
    1924New York YankeesALMLB21OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.710.08
    1925New York YankeesALMLB221B11400.0112653137211921179.98910.300.0074.090.51
    1925New York YankeesALMLB22OF600.09020119.8181.500.003.94.87
    1926New York YankeesALMLB231B15500.0156673158716541639.99110.600.00100.6100.01
    1927New York YankeesALMLB241B15500.01662881510817651750.99211.300.00100.6100.01
    1928New York YankeesALMLB251B15400.01488791811215851567.98910.200.00100.0100.01
    1929New York YankeesALMLB261B15400.0145882913515491540.99410.000.00100.0100.01
    1930New York YankeesALMLB271B15300.01298891510914021387.9899.100.0099.499.41
    1930New York YankeesALMLB27OF100.02000221.0002.000.000.60.67
    1931New York YankeesALMLB281B15400.01352581312014231410.9919.200.00100.799.41
    1931New York YankeesALMLB28OF100.0301043.7503.000.000.70.68
    1932New York YankeesALMLB291B15600.01293751810113861368.9878.800.00101.3100.01
    1933New York YankeesALMLB301B15200.0129064910213631354.9938.900.00101.3100.01
    1934New York YankeesALMLB311B15300.0128480812613721364.9948.900.0099.499.41
    1934New York YankeesALMLB31SS100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.63
    1935New York YankeesALMLB321B14900.0133782159614341419.9909.500.00100.0100.01
    1936New York YankeesALMLB331B15500.0137782912814681459.9949.400.00101.3100.01
    1937New York YankeesALMLB341B15700.01370741611314601444.9899.200.00101.9100.01
    1938New York YankeesALMLB351B15700.014831001415715971583.99110.100.00103.3100.01
    1939New York YankeesALMLB361B800.0644257068.9718.500.005.3100.02
    MLB Totals - (1B)2137001951010871931575110.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (SS)100000000.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)9001503012.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1923MLB--9--------
    1924MLB--2------1-
    1925MLB--114------6-
    1926MLB--155--------
    1927MLB--155--------
    1928MLB--154--------
    1929MLB--154--------
    1930MLB--153------1-
    1931MLB--154------1-
    1932MLB--156--------
    1933MLB--152--------
    1934MLB--153--1-----
    1935MLB--149--------
    1936MLB--155--------
    1937MLB--157--------
    1938MLB--157--------
    1939MLB--8--------
    Totals--2137--1---9-