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Danny MurtaughTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1941-1951 MLB Years: 1941-1951
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Positions2B-631, SS-61, 3B-58Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDaniel Edward Murtaugh
Height5-9Weight165BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 8,1917PlaceChester,Pennsylvania
Death DateDecember 2,1976 [59.055]
High SchoolChester (Chester,PA)
MLB DebutJuly 6,1941 [23.271]
OrganizationsPHI [4] PIT [4] BSN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-52
TBC Player ID15824Retrosheet IDmurtd101MLBAM ID119599
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Player Notes:   The Pittsburgh Pirates retired his #40 on April 7, 1977
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed76Power37Contact62XBH38RBIs64Runs30Hitting56Durability56Team.419Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1941Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi162b2385347347681011180263111003.219.275.248.523869375.241.029.156.2546.938.271.190.000.0011.84
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27ss-3b241445064812216402713049392210013.241.311.289.60014620578.261.048.170.2928.486.750.800.000.0016.39
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi12b2511345165123174135405723210009.273.357.335.69215122520.286.062.197.33810.964.420.400.19451.0017.89
1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi92b28619141013002200000.211.286.421.7078221.188.210.316.3319.529.521.004.7619.0050.00
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn153b-2b2938010000001200000.125.222.125.347109.167.000.125.18511.1122.222.000.000.000.00
1948Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit72b3014651456149215171100604014008.290.365.356.72118327579.313.066.202.34510.366.910.670.17514.0018.12
1949Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit72b317523616487222420291703002.203.291.275.5666511268.212.072.203.27610.826.340.590.75118.0022.92
1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit72b321183673410820523720474211008.294.376.392.76814427416.328.098.232.35911.3010.100.890.48183.5025.00
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit72b33771519307011100161922006.199.284.265.549408171.221.066.172.2669.3611.111.190.58151.0026.67
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter7672599263661972182194902872159420049.254.331.317.6488241262937.275.063.192.0009.777.320.750.27324.8819.06
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3481323148325429276350134955320025.246.317.296.613391531494.263.050.178.0008.976.360.710.13661.5016.31
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4161268115335551261431401521184100024.264.345.341.686432731434.288.077.207.00010.608.230.780.42211.3321.79
Boston Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter38010000001200000.125.222.125.347109.167.000.125.00011.1122.222.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162549561402042461006145290010.254.331.317.64817427620.275.063.192.0009.777.320.750.27324.8819.06

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1941Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi232B85--2332471149491480.9785.65------85100.055.2
1941Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23SS1--1---111.0001.00------851.20.6
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24SS60--1321762032328308.9395.13------14441.739.7
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi243B53--841031514202187.9263.53------14436.835.1
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi242B32--8698815192184.9585.75------14422.221.2
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi252B113--3213451876684666.9745.89------113100.073.4
1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi282B6--13101-2423.9583.83------6100.03.9
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn292B2--76-113131.0006.50------366.71.3
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn293B2---------------366.71.3
1948Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit302B146--3754121795804787.9795.39------146100.094.8
1949Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit312B74--2021821058394384.9755.19------7598.748.1
1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit322B108--2732921484579565.9765.23------11891.570.6
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit332B65--110113735230223.9703.43------7784.442.2
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit333B3---41-54.8001.33------773.91.9
MLB Totals for 2B - 9 season(s)-   2B631--162017058641334113325.9755.27------6310.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS61--1331762032329309.9395.07------610.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B58--841071614207191.9233.29------580.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1941Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23---851------
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24---326053-----
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25---113-------
1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28---6-------
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn29---2-2-----
1948Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30---146-------
1949Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31---74-------
1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32---108-------
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33---65-3-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1956Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit38Third Base Coach1546688.42927.07Bobby Bragan
1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit39Third Base Coach1546292.40333.08Danny Murtaugh,Bobby Bragan
1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit39Manager1546292.40333.08 
1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit40Manager1548470.5458.02 
1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit41Manager1547876.5069.04 
1960Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit42Manager1549559.617--1 Won World Series (Yankees)
1961Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit43Manager1547579.48718.06 
1962Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit44Manager1619368.5788.04 
1963Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit45Manager1627488.45725.08 
1964Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit46Manager1628082.49413.06 
1967Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit49Manager1628181.50020.57 
1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit52Manager1628973.549--1 Lost NLCS (Reds)
1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit53Manager1629765.599--1 Won World Series (Orioles)
1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit55Manager1628082.4942.54 
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit56Manager1628874.543--1 Lost NLCS (Dodgers)
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit57Manager1619269.571--1 Lost NLCS (Reds)
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit58Manager1629270.5689.02 
* 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
1947-11-18TradeTraded by Braves with Johnny Hopp to Pirates for Al Lyons, Bill Salkeld and Jim Russell. 
1946-05-02Purchased by Cardinals from Phillies. 
1941-06-28Purchased by Phillies from Cardinals. 
1937-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.