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Doc GesslerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1903-1911 MLB Years: 1903-1911
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PositionsOF-713, 1B-120, 2B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHarry Homer Gessler
Height5-10Weight180BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 23,1880PlaceIndiana,Pennsylvania
Death DateDecember 25,1924 [44.002]
CollegeOhio University (Athens,OH), Washington and Jefferson College (Washington,PA)
MLB DebutApril 23,1903 [22.121]
OrganizationsBRO [4] WS1 [3] BOS [2] CHN [1] DET [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11841Retrosheet IDgessd101MLBAM ID114726
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed71Power47Contact44XBH65RBIs50Runs34Hitting79Durability73Team.460Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of222910592554012103024000.238.273.362.635389114.238.124.162.2972.630.000.000.000.0036.00
1903Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks-of224915420388301890170129000.247.366.338.7045211192.247.091.260.3478.850.000.000.000.0028.95
1903Totals for MLB-MLB         7825929631370301002001413000.243.331.347.6789020306.243.104.220.3286.540.000.000.000.0031.75
1904Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks-of23104341419918422813030046000.290.355.384.73913124381.286.094.220.3557.870.000.000.52170.5024.24
1905Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks-1b2412643144125174346260380143000.290.366.369.73515924486.285.079.227.3597.820.000.000.62143.6719.20
1906Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks-1b25933381204303010000.242.324.394.71813337.242.152.333.3498.110.000.000.000.0037.50
1906Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-of253483821300104012013000.253.354.289.64324399.253.036.229.32512.120.000.000.000.0014.29
1903Totals for NL-NL         431161129420147015023000.250.346.319.665376136.250.069.259.32611.030.000.000.000.0020.69
1908Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of271284355513413143631905101110000.308.394.423.81718430507.303.115.276.39810.060.000.000.59145.0022.39
1909Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of281113965711524104616031085000.290.354.356.71014125440.290.066.184.3507.050.000.000.000.0021.74
1909Washington Senators IALMLBws1-of281754101321084012031000.241.406.315.72117370.241.074.370.36917.140.000.000.000.0023.08
1906Totals for AL-AL         12845067128262054200430116000.284.361.351.71215828510.284.067.207.3528.430.000.000.000.0021.88
1910Washington Senators IALMLBws1-of291454875812617122501806201612000.259.361.355.71617331577.256.096.261.35610.750.000.000.35243.5024.60
1911Washington Senators IALMLBws1-of3012845065127195478290740209000.282.406.373.77916828553.276.091.320.38613.380.000.000.72112.5022.05
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter88029693708311275014363142033309262000.280.370.370.74011001913456.276.090.251.0009.640.000.000.41212.0722.98
Washington Senators I Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2909911332663818613651014803922000.268.385.361.746358621200.264.093.294.00012.330.000.000.50165.1723.31
Brooklyn Superbas Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter28895910827044135965108803118000.282.361.370.731355621096.278.088.234.0008.030.000.000.46191.8022.96
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter239831112249371531093508201915000.300.376.391.76732555947.297.091.232.0008.660.000.000.32277.0022.09
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2910592554012103024000.238.273.362.635389114.238.124.162.0002.630.000.000.000.0036.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3483821300104012013000.253.354.289.64324399.253.036.229.00012.120.000.000.000.0014.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games162547681532393672606101711000.280.370.370.74020335636.276.090.251.0009.640.000.000.41212.0722.98

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1903Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks22OF43--564116160.9841.40------4987.831.6
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet22OF28--361113837.9741.32------2996.620.6
1904Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks23OF88--17015162201185.9202.10------10484.657.5
1904Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks231B1--1011-1211.91711.00------1041.00.7
1904Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks232B1--11--221.0002.00------1041.00.7
1905Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks241B107--99877305411051075.97310.05------12684.970.4
1905Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks24OF12--1923-2421.8751.75------1269.57.9
1906Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25OF21--274--31311.0001.48------3461.813.8
1906Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks251B9--799549388.9469.78------9100.05.9
1906Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251B1--4---441.0004.00------342.90.7
1908Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27OF126--162894179170.9501.35------12898.481.8
1909Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28OF109--13518111164153.9331.40------11198.272.2
1909Washington Senators IALMLBws128OF16--191-120201.0001.25------1794.110.5
1909Washington Senators IALMLBws1281B1--111--12121.00012.00------175.90.7
1910Washington Senators IALMLBws129OF144--1612393193184.9531.28------14599.395.4
1911Washington Senators IALMLBws130OF126--1301992158149.9431.18------12898.481.8
1911Washington Senators IALMLBws1301B1--51--661.0006.00------1280.80.6
MLB Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF713--91595591510691010.9451.42------7130.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B120--110789365812321196.9719.97------1200.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--11--221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1903Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks22---------43-
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet22---------28-
1904Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks23--11-----88-
1905Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks24--107------12-
1906Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25--1------21-
1906Brooklyn SuperbasNLMLBbks25--9--------
1908Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27---------126-
1909Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28---------109-
1909Washington Senators IALMLBws128--1------16-
1910Washington Senators IALMLBws129---------144-
1911Washington Senators IALMLBws130--1------126-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1906Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB2521000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs21000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-09-01TradeTraded by Red Sox to Senators for Charlie Smith. 
2006-04-28TradeTraded by Dodgers to Cubs for Hub Knolls. 
* 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.