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Burleigh GrimesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1916-1934 MLB Years: 1916-1934
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World Series Champion
PositionsP-616Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBurleigh Arland Grimes
Height5-10Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 9,1893PlaceEmerald,Wisconsin
Death DateDecember 6,1985 [92.119]
OrganizationsBRO [9] PIT [5] SLN [4] CHN [2] BSN [1] NY1 [1] NYA [1] Awards0Awards Voting4-97
TBC Player ID12188Retrosheet IDgrimb101MLBAM ID115162
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Pittsburgh Pirates in 1929
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts61Walks58Hittable56SO/BB64vsPower56Hitting50Durability86Team.529Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1916Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-S/R22232.36651400045.2401912110201001.097.880.201.973.942.00.4002.38
1917Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-S/R233163.5337172081180194.018610176570725201.328.630.233.253.341.03.1582.94
1918Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ST241992.1340301019791270.0210946437611311201.067.000.102.533.771.49.6792.38
1919Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-S/R2510113.472521413140181.01799770260827301.328.880.102.984.071.37.4762.72
1920Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ST2623112.224033725562303.2271101755671319001.118.030.151.993.881.96.6762.76
1921Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ST2722132.833735230210302.0313120956761366001.299.320.182.264.051.79.6293.22
1922Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ST2817144.763634218111259.03241571371784996101.5811.260.592.923.441.18.5484.07
1923Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ST2921183.583938133210327.035616513091001196001.399.800.252.753.281.19.5383.48
1924Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ST3022133.823836230111310.235116113215911355001.4210.170.432.643.911.48.6293.68
1925Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ST3112195.043331219020246.230516413815102738001.6511.130.553.722.660.72.3874.55
1926Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ST3212133.713029118110225.023811493488644101.459.510.163.512.560.73.4803.75
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny1-ST331983.543934515242259.227411610212871024001.399.500.423.023.541.17.7043.85
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-ST3425142.9948371128493330.23111461101177973101.178.460.302.102.641.26.6413.45
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-ST351773.133329418242232.2245108811170620001.359.480.432.712.400.89.7084.15
1930Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-S/R36357.351192102049.0725340422150001.9213.220.734.042.760.68.3755.30
1930St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-ST361363.012219310130152.01746651543587001.4210.280.302.543.431.35.6844.01
1931St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-ST371793.652928117310212.024097861159672101.4110.170.472.502.841.14.6543.99
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn16S/R386114.783018125161141.01748975850362101.5811.080.513.182.290.72.3534.31
1933Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21S/R39363.4917710316369.2712927229123001.449.170.263.751.550.41.3334.08
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20S/R39015.27431001113.2151381841001.689.880.665.272.630.50.0004.92
1934St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20Rel40213.5240400207.25331210000.915.871.172.351.170.50.6675.34
1934New York YankeesALMLBnya20Rel40125.5010010009118.022111101451002.0011.00--7.002.500.36.3334.90
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-S/R40127.24844003027.036242201091001.6811.85--3.292.960.90.3333.56
MLB Totals - 19 Season(s)Filter2702123.536164971193143594184173.044122048163814812951512921201.379.500.322.793.261.17.5600.67
Brooklyn Robins Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter1581213.4631828731205202652423.0254711739347674495262701.369.450.282.763.531.28.566-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter48423.261329240587345828.08183983012823726010301.278.870.302.572.821.10.533-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter32173.455950927471384.04341791481811213010101.4110.120.422.613.031.16.653-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9174.3547252282124210.12451181021079485101.5410.450.433.372.050.61.346-
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1983.543934515242259.227411610212871024001.399.500.423.023.541.17.704-
Boston Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter357.351192102049.0725340422150001.9213.220.734.042.760.68.375-
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter125.5010010009118.022111101451002.0011.00--7.002.500.36.333-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14113.533226617251220.023210886868805101.379.500.322.793.261.17.5600.67

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1916Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p22617130000000601000.176.176.176.3523018.273.000.000.1690.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1917Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p23426971630042021804000.232.254.275.52919375.314.043.101.2572.6724.009.000.000.0018.75
1918Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-p24419051821042031406000.200.226.244.47022399.237.044.100.2303.0314.144.670.000.0016.67
1919Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-p252669817400121001002000.246.246.304.55021471.288.058.072.2590.0014.080.000.000.0023.53
1920Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-p2643111934830162282116000.306.358.432.7904811126.378.126.198.3696.3516.672.630.000.0032.35
1921Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-p27371141027601111121614000.237.256.316.572367121.268.079.096.2641.6513.228.000.83114.0025.93
1922Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-p2836931522310112091504000.237.304.290.594274106.282.053.172.2868.4914.151.670.000.0018.18
1923Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-p29401261530310150071517000.238.284.278.562354141.270.040.095.2704.9610.642.140.000.0013.33
1924Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-p3040124113730071151313000.298.331.323.654403133.333.025.065.3113.769.772.600.000.008.11
1925Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-p3134961224411140082502000.250.308.344.652336106.329.094.177.3057.5523.583.130.9496.0025.00
1926Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-p3231814184009204803000.222.259.272.53122488.247.050.123.2534.559.092.000.000.0022.22
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny1-p333996101840060051605000.188.228.229.457224106.225.041.094.2194.7215.093.200.000.0022.22
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p34481311742810161041505000.321.341.397.738529140.362.076.115.3402.8610.713.750.000.0021.43
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p3533911126330120041002000.286.316.385.70135697.321.099.143.3194.1210.312.500.000.0023.08
1930Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-p361116331003001202000.188.235.250.4854119.214.062.125.2275.2610.532.000.000.0033.33
1930St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-p362357915400100051203000.263.323.333.65619465.333.070.158.3057.6918.462.400.000.0026.67
1930Totals for NL-NL         34731218500130061405000.247.304.315.61923584.305.068.151.2887.1416.672.330.000.0027.78
1931St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-p37297641400080011009000.184.195.184.37914086.212.000.013.1791.1611.6310.000.000.000.00
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn16p3830444111005100915000.250.267.273.54012150.314.023.045.2510.0018.000.000.000.009.09
1933Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21p391720130004001402001.150.190.150.3403023.188.000.050.1684.3517.394.000.000.000.00
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20p3945111001000100000.200.200.400.600215.250.200.200.2650.0020.000.000.000.00100.00
1933Totals for NL-NL         2125241005001502001.160.192.200.3925128.200.040.080.1873.5717.865.000.000.0025.00
1934St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20p4040000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1934New York YankeesALMLBnya20p40102000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1934Totals for MLB-MLB         229010000000101000.111.111.111.2221010.125.000.000.1040.0010.000.000.000.000.00
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p4087010000000100000.143.143.143.286107.167.000.000.1330.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1934Totals for MLB-MLB         229010000000101000.111.111.111.2221010.125.000.000.1040.0010.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 19 Season(s)Filter63215351573806211216815469241576001.248.282.306.588470751685.293.058.111.0004.0914.303.490.12767.5019.74
Brooklyn Robins Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter3289048922737729911446137437000.251.290.314.60428446991.294.063.122.0004.6413.822.980.20452.0020.26
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1373153688144032301050012000.279.302.349.65111018337.332.070.111.0002.9714.845.000.000.0020.45
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter6013814305001900623013000.217.250.254.504355157.261.037.080.0003.8214.653.830.000.0016.67
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3996101840060051605000.188.228.229.457224106.225.041.094.0004.7215.093.200.000.0022.22
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter476451410091011317001.219.242.234.47615173.275.015.047.0001.3717.8113.000.000.007.14
Boston Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1116331003001202000.188.235.250.4854119.214.062.125.0005.2610.532.000.000.0033.33
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter102000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623934097163143411862119000.248.282.306.58812019432.293.058.111.0004.0914.303.490.12767.5019.74

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1916Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22P6-45116312017.8502.830.38-----6100.03.9
1917Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23P37-194962637771.9221.920.37-----4288.124.0
1918Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr24P40-269129451111106.9552.650.39-----4197.631.7
1919Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr25P25-1811250336562.9542.480.34-----2696.217.9
1920Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr26P40-303179572119112.9412.800.37-----4393.026.0
1921Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr27P37-302178925108106.9812.860.35-----37100.024.3
1922Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr28P36-2591279629791.9382.530.35-----36100.023.4
1923Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr29P39-32716101106127117.9213.000.36-----4097.525.3
1924Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr30P38-310259145120116.9673.050.37-----4095.024.7
1925Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr31P33-2461892711117110.9403.330.45-----3497.121.6
1926Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr32P30-225472317976.9622.530.34-----3196.819.6
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny133P39-2591671-987871.0002.230.34-----39100.025.3
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34P48-330910646119115.9662.400.35-----48100.031.6
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit35P33-2321065357875.9622.270.32-----33100.021.6
1930St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36P22-152537-342421.0001.910.28-----2395.714.3
1930Boston BravesNLMLBbsn36P11-49310111413.9291.180.27-----11100.07.1
1931St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37P29-2121657437773.9482.520.34-----29100.018.8
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn38P30-1411233244745.9571.500.32-----30100.019.5
1933Chicago CubsNLMLBchn39P17-69616-222221.0001.290.32-----17100.011.0
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39P4-13--1-1---------4100.02.6
1934New York YankeesALMLBnya40P10-1817--881.0000.800.44-----10100.06.5
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit40P8-2737--10101.0001.250.37-----8100.05.3
1934St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40P4-712-1331.0000.750.43-----4100.02.6
MLB Totals for P - 19 season(s)-   P616-41702251252717415481477.9542.400.35-----6160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1916Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit226----------
1917Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2337----------
1918Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr2440----------
1919Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr2525----------
1920Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr2640----------
1921Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr2737----------
1922Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr2836----------
1923Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr2939----------
1924Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr3038----------
1925Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr3133----------
1926Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr3230----------
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny13339----------
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3448----------
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3533----------
1930St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3622----------
1930Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3611----------
1931St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3729----------
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3830----------
1933Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3917----------
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln394----------
1934New York YankeesALMLBnya4010----------
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit408----------
1934St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln404----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1920Brooklyn RobinsWorld SeriesMLB26124.1931019.12399401.6810.710.004.191.860.440.00.333
1930St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB36023.7122017.010761300.945.290.003.186.882.170.00.000
1931St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB37202.0421017.29491101.054.580.004.585.601.220.001.000
1932Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB380023.622002.2772004.0923.620.006.750.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs344.29909400056.74902702628001.327.780.004.134.451.080.00.429

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1920Brooklyn RobinsWorld SeriesMLB2636120000000000000.333.333.333.666206.333.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1930St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB3625020000000100000.400.400.400.800205.500.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1931St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB3727020002000200000.286.286.286.572207.400.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
1932Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB3821000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs919160002000400000.316.316.316.6326019.400.000.0000.0021.050.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1937Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBMLBbro43Manager1536291.40533.56 
1938Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBMLBbro44Manager1496980.46318.57 
1955Kansas City AthleticsALMLBMLBkc161Pitching Coach1546391.40933.06Lou Boudreau
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2028-02-11TradeTraded by Giants to Pirates for Vic Aldridge. 
2027-01-09TradeTraded by Dodgers to Giants for Butch Henline. 
2018-01-09TradeTraded by Pirates with Al Mamaux and Chuck Ward to Dodgers for George Cutshaw and Casey Stengel. 
1934-10-11Released by Pirates. 
1934-08-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1934-08-05Released by Yankees. 
1934-05-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1934-05-15Released by Cardinals. 
1933-08-04Claimed on waivers by Cardinals from Cubs. 
1931-12-01TradeTraded by Cardinals to Cubs for Hack Wilson and Bud Teachout. 
1930-06-16TradeTraded by Braves to Cardinals for Bill Sherdel and Fred Frankhouse. 
1930-04-09TradeTraded by Pirates to Braves for Percy Jones and Cash. 
* 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.