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Dick GernertTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1952-1962 MLB Years: 1952-1962
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Positions1B-604, OF-102Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Edward Gernert
Height6-3Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 28,1928PlaceReading,Pennsylvania
Death DateNovember 30,2017 [89.063]
High SchoolReading (Reading,PA)
CollegeTemple University (Philadelphia,PA)
MLB DebutApril 16,1952 [23.200]
OrganizationsBOS [8] DET [2] CHN [1] CIN [1] HOU [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-6
TBC Player ID11837Retrosheet IDgernd101MLBAM ID114722
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Houston Colt .45s from the Cincinnati Reds in the 1961 NL expansion draft (#31 Pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed48Power67Contact41XBH63RBIs56Runs46Hitting59Durability49Team.507Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1952Boston Red SoxALMLBbos141b231023675889202196741358350006.243.317.463.78017041407.264.220.324.3588.6020.392.374.6719.3246.07
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31b2413949473125151217107888253009.253.371.415.78620537590.266.162.326.36414.9213.900.933.5623.5229.60
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31b251423262001006401002.261.414.348.7628230.316.087.348.36820.0013.330.670.000.0033.33
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos411b26720642001001500001.200.238.300.5386221.267.100.150.2444.7623.815.000.000.0050.00
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25of-1b271063065389110166810565722417.291.399.484.88314827370.308.193.379.39415.1415.411.024.3219.1330.34
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos251b28993164575133145811396231338.237.324.430.75413630362.251.193.316.33410.7717.131.593.8722.5740.00
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos251b29122431591021912069205978222416.237.330.425.75518340496.245.188.329.33511.9015.731.324.0321.5539.22
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos251b3011729841781411142125249002311.262.369.426.79512726352.279.164.336.35614.7713.920.943.1327.0933.33
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn121b3152968243001110101901005.250.321.281.602273107.312.031.146.2829.3517.761.900.000.0012.50
1960Detroit TigersALMLBdet51b3121506154015004500001.300.352.440.79222554.318.140.220.3557.419.261.251.8550.0033.33
1960Totals for MLB-MLB         7314614397011610142401006.267.331.336.667498161.314.069.171.3078.7014.911.710.62146.0020.51
1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet53265110011001200001.200.333.8001.133416.000.600.800.46416.6733.332.0016.675.00100.00
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin151b3240634191007007900210.302.361.317.67820172.339.015.127.3079.7212.501.290.000.005.26
1961Totals for MLB-MLB         466852010180081100211.294.359.353.71224278.328.059.176.31910.2614.101.381.2868.0010.00
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou171b331024150001005700000.208.345.208.5535029.294.000.208.27817.2424.141.400.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter8352493357632104810340210113634621710131267.254.351.426.77710612152896.273.172.317.00012.5315.951.273.5624.2034.02
Boston Red Sox Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter7062255337568968101377911336420179111160.252.352.436.7889832052628.268.184.332.00012.7915.981.253.8422.3336.09
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter52968243001110101901005.250.321.281.602273107.312.031.146.0009.3517.761.900.000.0012.50
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter40634191007007900210.302.361.317.67820172.339.015.127.0009.7212.501.290.000.005.26
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter27557164026005700002.291.350.473.82326660.304.182.273.0008.3311.671.403.3327.5037.50
Houston Colt 45s Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1024150001005700000.208.345.208.5535029.294.000.208.00017.2424.141.400.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162484691232022078227090323213.254.351.426.77720642562.273.172.317.00012.5315.951.273.5624.2034.02

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1952Boston Red SoxALMLBbos231B99--8776712104956944.9879.54------10297.164.3
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos241B136--1223841913913261307.9869.61------13997.888.9
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos251B6--471-548481.0008.00------1442.93.9
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos261B5--353123938.9747.60------771.43.2
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27OF50--604126564.9851.28------10647.232.5
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos271B37--30737336347344.9919.30------10634.924.0
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos281B71--68150882739731.98910.30------9971.746.1
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28OF16--16-2-1816.8891.00------9916.210.4
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos291B114--1101931111812051194.99110.47------12293.474.0
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos301B75--55249354604601.9958.01------11764.148.7
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30OF25--3621-3938.9741.52------11721.416.2
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn311B18--13216213150148.9878.22------5234.611.7
1960Detroit TigersALMLBdet311B13--934-1397971.0007.46------2161.98.4
1960Detroit TigersALMLBdet31OF6--7-1-87.8751.17------2128.63.9
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31OF5--101--11111.0002.20------529.63.2
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin321B21--1251719143142.9936.76------4052.513.6
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou331B9--622-964641.0007.11------1090.05.6
MLB Totals for 1B - 11 season(s)-   1B604--52354236058457185658.9909.37------6040.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF102--129752141136.9651.33------1020.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1952Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23--99--------
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24--136--------
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25--6--------
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26--5--------
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27--37------50-
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28--71------16-
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29--114--------
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30--75------25-
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31--18------5-
1960Detroit TigersALMLBdet31--13------6-
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32--21--------
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou33--9--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1961Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB3244000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs44000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1983Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex54Scout1627785.47522.03Doug Rader
* 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
1962-05-19Released by Astros. 
1961-10-10Selected by Astros from Reds in expansion draft. 
1961-05-10TradeTraded by Tigers to Reds for Jim Baumer. 
1960-08-31Purchased by Tigers from Cubs. 
1959-11-21TradeTraded by Red Sox to Cubs for Dave Hillman and Jim Marshall. 
1950-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
* 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.