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Elmer JacobsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1914-1927 MLB Years: 1914-1927
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PositionsP-250Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Elmer Jacobs
Height6-0Weight165BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 10,1892PlaceSalem,Missouri
Death DateFebruary 10,1958 [65.184]
MLB DebutApril 23,1914 [21.256]
OrganizationsPHI [3] PIT [3] CHN [2] SLN [2] CHA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13236Retrosheet IDjacoe101MLBAM ID116456
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Pittsburgh Pirates in 1917 and Philadelphia Phillies in 1919
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts36Walks40Hittable38SO/BB33vsPower38Hitting43Durability72Team.441Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1914Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-S/R21134.801477106050.2653527220173001.6811.550.363.553.020.85.2503.46
1916Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-S/R236102.943417178080153.01517050238462101.248.880.122.242.711.21.3752.63
1917Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-S/R246192.81382513101122227.02148771376581201.288.470.123.012.300.76.2402.93
1918Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-S/R25015.79844001023.031181501420001.9311.96--5.400.770.14.0003.86
1918Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-S/R25952.411814412421123.0913933342332001.086.660.223.072.410.79.6433.03
1919Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-ST266103.851715213020128.21506655544372201.5110.490.353.082.590.84.3753.44
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-S/R26362.531789417185.0813024225312101.248.540.212.643.271.24.3332.94
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-S/R27485.2123914107177.2915645233214101.6010.550.233.822.430.64.3333.82
1924Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-S/R3111123.74382216131111190.01819379972505101.338.560.433.402.360.69.4784.26
1925Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-S/R32235.1718414118155.2633732922193001.5310.191.463.563.070.86.4005.71
1927Chicago White SoxALMLBcha-S/R34244.60258172110074.01054938337220101.9112.710.364.482.660.59.3334.45
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter50813.552501331176597471186.112235804694042333624901.389.250.303.202.540.79.3820.94
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12303.03804634181212403.239617513651281063301.308.830.112.852.360.83.286-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13154.06562630142192245.12441301111894698101.378.930.663.442.520.73.464-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16183.42493613264101301.030614011510106877201.369.110.303.162.590.82.471-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7143.8140172351142162.11728669458526201.419.500.223.202.870.90.333-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter244.60258172110074.01054938337220101.9112.710.364.482.660.59.333-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9153.55462521122141220.022610787778624201.389.250.303.202.540.79.3750.94

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1914Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-p211414100000001700000.000.067.000.0670015.000.000.071.0496.6746.677.000.000.000.00
1916Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p2334403301010031311000.075.159.125.2845145.111.050.125.1526.6728.894.330.000.0033.33
1917Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p24386731220000012613000.179.203.209.41214272.293.030.045.2021.3936.1126.000.000.0016.67
1918Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p2587020000000300000.286.286.286.572207.500.000.000.2770.0042.860.000.000.000.00
1918Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-p2518381601020021402000.158.200.211.4118142.250.053.105.2044.7633.337.000.000.0016.67
1918Totals for NL-NL         26451801020021702000.178.213.222.43510149.286.044.089.2154.0834.698.500.000.0012.50
1919Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-p261745582001001901000.178.196.222.41810247.222.044.067.2002.1319.159.000.000.0025.00
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-p261723082100001401000.348.375.522.89712325.421.174.217.4174.0016.004.000.000.0037.50
1919Totals for NL-NL         346851641010021302000.235.257.324.58122572.291.089.118.2742.7818.066.500.000.0031.25
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-p272326251002001703000.192.222.231.4536130.263.039.077.2173.3323.337.000.000.0020.00
1924Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-p3138543600050031306000.111.158.111.2696063.146.000.056.1384.7620.634.330.000.000.00
1925Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-p321813030000000000000.231.231.231.4623013.231.000.000.2160.000.000.000.000.000.00
1927Chicago White SoxALMLBcha-p342520430002011504000.150.190.150.3403025.200.000.000.1704.0020.005.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter2503472256730130114101221000.161.198.199.3976910384.228.038.075.0003.6526.307.210.000.0017.86
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8011461721010044224000.149.192.184.376213124.236.035.070.0003.2333.8710.500.000.0017.65
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter499771421030043003000.144.178.186.364183104.209.042.082.0003.8528.857.500.000.0021.43
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter56673900050031306000.134.171.134.3059076.167.000.045.0003.9517.114.330.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter404921331020021104000.265.294.367.66118455.342.102.143.0003.6420.005.500.000.0030.77
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2520430002011504000.150.190.150.3403025.200.000.000.0004.0020.005.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622251436520801965114000.161.198.199.397456249.228.038.075.0003.6526.307.210.000.0017.86

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1914Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi21P14-501161-1817.9441.210.34-----14100.09.1
1916Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23P34-1533372-4240.9521.180.26-----34100.022.1
1917Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P38-227875238583.9762.180.37-----38100.024.7
1918Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25P18-123925-134341.0001.890.28-----18100.014.6
1918Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P8-23311--14141.0001.750.61-----8100.06.4
1919Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26P17-1283463-5249.9422.880.38-----17100.012.4
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P17-85322-125251.0001.470.29-----17100.012.4
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P23-77328213331.9391.350.40-----23100.014.9
1924Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31P38-1909542-6563.9691.660.33-----38100.024.8
1925Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32P18-55114-115151.0000.830.27-----18100.011.7
1927Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34P25-74327213230.9381.200.41-----25100.016.3
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P250-118546355148415401.9661.600.34-----2500.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1914Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2114----------
1916Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2334----------
1917Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2438----------
1918Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2518----------
1918Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit258----------
1919Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2617----------
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2617----------
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2723----------
1924Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3138----------
1925Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3218----------
1927Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3425----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-07-14TradeTraded by Phillies with Doug Baird and Frank Woodward to Cardinals for Gene Paulette and Lee Meadows. 
2018-07-01TradeTraded by Pirates to Phillies for Erskine Mayer. 
1915-12-01Purchased by Pirates from Phillies. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.