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Pinky HigginsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1930-1946 MLB Years: 1930-1946
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General Manager
World Series Champion
Positions3B-1768, 2B-2, SS-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Franklin Higgins
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 27,1909PlaceRed Oak,Texas
Death DateMarch 21,1969 [59.298]
High SchoolAdamson (Dallas,TX)
CollegeUniversity of Texas (Austin,TX)
MLB DebutJune 25,1930 [21.029]
OrganizationsDET [7] PHA [5] BOS [3] Awards0Awards Voting5-22
TBC Player ID12796Retrosheet IDhiggm101MLBAM ID115911
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed60Power77Contact64XBH69RBIs54Runs44Hitting76Durability84Team.528Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1930Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-3b211424162000004500000.250.357.333.6908228.316.083.250.32914.2917.861.250.000.0033.33
1933Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha53b24152567851783412139927615325000.314.383.485.86827559635.329.171.270.3989.618.350.872.0543.6233.15
1934Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha53b2514454389179376169092567007000.330.392.508.90027659606.357.178.295.4089.2411.551.252.6433.9432.96
1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha53b2613352469155324239462426225000.296.350.504.85426459573.301.208.296.3837.3310.821.484.0122.7838.06
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha53b2714655089159322128074676103000.289.366.420.78623146620.308.131.258.36510.819.840.911.9445.8328.93
1937Boston Red SoxALMLBbos53b2815357088172335910626765117000.302.385.425.81024247654.320.123.249.37611.627.800.671.3863.3327.33
1938Boston Red SoxALMLBbos53b29139524771592955106109715517000.303.388.406.79421339603.332.103.240.37211.779.120.770.83104.8024.53
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet63b30132489571352328767456412140014.276.353.380.73318633561.289.104.225.3449.987.310.731.4361.1324.44
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet63b31131480701302431376426131370014.271.357.415.77219940551.268.144.275.35611.075.630.512.3636.9230.77
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet63b321475407916128311735467452100020.298.378.422.80022842619.310.124.250.37510.827.270.671.7849.0926.09
1942Detroit TigersALMLBdet63b33143499651333421179377221350021.267.362.409.77120447579.261.142.279.36812.443.630.291.9045.3635.34
1943Detroit TigersALMLBdet63b341385236214520110842557311110017.277.349.377.72619731592.280.100.203.3519.635.240.541.6952.3021.38
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet63b35148543791613247764481344120017.297.392.409.80122243640.307.112.262.38112.665.310.421.0977.5726.71
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet63b3718602133108015601001.217.277.300.57718466.241.083.150.2767.589.091.200.000.0030.77
1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos363b3764200185511122802242412008.275.356.370.7267414227.305.095.205.34710.5710.571.000.88100.0025.45
1946Totals for AL-AL         82260206814223603293013009.262.338.354.6929218293.289.092.192.3319.9010.241.030.68130.0026.47
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1802663693019413745114010756159800590229600112.292.370.428.79828375657554.305.136.256.00010.597.810.741.8547.4029.11
Detroit Tigers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter857313441487816416604722527399209156000104.280.364.400.76412542403608.286.120.247.00011.065.790.521.6652.2327.33
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter589220833367713724643632415230251420000.307.373.477.85010542252462.324.170.279.0009.3410.191.092.6034.5033.23
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter35612941833867311162401217171130316008.298.381.409.7905291001484.322.111.239.00011.528.760.761.0880.8825.91
Average MLB - Per 162 games162597841743451397557253290010.292.370.428.79825551679.305.136.256.00010.597.810.741.8547.4029.11

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1930Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha213B5--26--881.0001.60------1435.73.2
1930Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha212B2---------------1414.31.3
1930Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha21SS1--11--221.0002.00------147.10.6
1933Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha243B152--1592702423453429.9472.82------152100.0100.7
1934Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha253B144--1472473734431394.9142.74------144100.096.0
1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha263B131--1622142115397376.9472.87------13398.587.9
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha273B145--1512662624443417.9412.88------14699.394.8
1937Boston Red SoxALMLBbos283B152--1612582929448419.9352.76------15399.3100.0
1938Boston Red SoxALMLBbos293B138--1402723928451412.9142.99------13999.392.6
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet303B130--1402413622417381.9142.93------13298.584.4
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet313B129--1332392916401372.9282.88------13198.583.8
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet323B145--1533042614483457.9463.15------14798.694.2
1942Detroit TigersALMLBdet333B137--1342433024407377.9262.75------14395.889.0
1943Detroit TigersALMLBdet343B138--1562532622435409.9402.96------138100.089.6
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet353B146--1463112221479457.9543.13------14898.694.8
1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos373B59--52109914170161.9472.73------6492.238.3
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet373B17--1225223937.9492.18------1894.411.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 14 season(s)-   3B1768--1848325835628854625106.9352.89------17680.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2---------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--11--221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1930Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha21---215-----
1933Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24-----152-----
1934Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25-----144-----
1935Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha26-----131-----
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha27-----145-----
1937Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28-----152-----
1938Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29-----138-----
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet30-----130-----
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet31-----129-----
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet32-----145-----
1942Detroit TigersALMLBdet33-----137-----
1943Detroit TigersALMLBdet34-----138-----
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet35-----146-----
1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37-----59-----
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet37-----17-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1940Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB31724283116003300000.333.407.6671.07416527.350.334.45811.1111.111.003.7024.0062.50
1946Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB37724151002002000000.208.269.250.5196126.208.042.1257.690.000.000.000.0020.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs14483134118005300000.271.340.458.79822653.273.187.2929.435.660.601.8948.0046.15

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos46Manager1548470.54512.04 
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos47Manager1548470.54513.04 
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos48Manager1548272.53216.03 
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos49Manager1547975.51313.03 
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos50Manager1547579.48719.05 
1960Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos51Manager1546589.42232.07 
1961Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos52Manager1627686.46933.06 
1962Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos53Manager1607684.47519.06 
1963Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos54General Manager1617685.47228.07Johnny Pesky
1964Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos55General Manager1627290.44427.07Billy Herman,Johnny Pesky
1965Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos56General Manager16262100.38340.09Billy Herman
* 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
1946-12-17Released by Red Sox. 
1946-05-19Purchased by Red Sox from Tigers. 
1938-12-15TradeTraded by Red Sox with Archie McKain to Tigers for Chet Morgan, Jake Wade and Elden Auker. 
1936-12-09TradeTraded by Athletics to Red Sox for Billy Werber. 
* 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.