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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Louis Norman Newsom
Stat Years
1929-1953  [mlb] 1929-1953
Height/Weight
6-2 / 220
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (600)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1962-12-07 [55.118]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Hartsville (Hartsville,SC)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1929-09-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.031)
Service Time
Organizations
WS1 [8] PHA [5] SLA [5] BRO [4] DET [3] BOS [1] NYA [1] NY1 [1] CHN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15951 ... retro id: newsb101 ... mlbam id: 119749
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1929Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-211---0310.6132000109.11512110560002.1414.460.004.825.7911.571.20.000
    1929MLB Totals: BRObyYearMLB----211---0310.8832000109.31512110560002.2014.840.004.955.9311.871.20.000
    1930Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-222---000.0020002203.02200211001.336.000.006.003.006.000.50.000
    1930MLB Totals: BRObyYearMLB----221---000.0020002203.02200211001.336.000.006.003.006.000.50.000
    1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27243---000.0010001101.01000000001.009.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1932MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----241---000.0010001101.01000000001.009.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    1934St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla21264---16204.0147321529155262.1259138117151491355011.568.890.515.114.634.730.91.444
    1934MLB Totals: SLAbyYearMLB----261---16204.0247321529155262.3259138117151491355011.568.890.525.124.644.740.91.444
    1935St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla21275---064.85761011142.2542923213222001.5711.390.422.744.646.121.69.000
    1935Washington Senators IALMLBws121275---11124.452823172452198.122210898984653141.5410.070.413.812.954.900.77.478
    1935MLB Totals: SLA-WS1byYearMLB----272---11184.523529182563241.02761371211197875141.5510.310.413.623.255.120.90.379
    1936Washington Senators IALMLBws112286---17154.324338244352285.2294160137131461568131.549.260.414.604.915.041.07.531
    1936MLB Totals: WS1byYearMLB----281---17154.324338244352285.7294160137131461568131.549.280.414.614.925.051.07.531
    1937Washington Senators IALMLBws112297---345.8511103001067.2764944448392031.8310.110.536.385.196.520.81.429
    1937Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12297---13104.463027141230207.2193114103141191274131.508.360.615.165.504.941.07.565
    1937MLB Totals: WS1-BOSbyYearMLB----292---16144.814137171240275.3269163147181671666161.588.800.595.465.435.330.99.533
    1938St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla12308---20165.084440310341329.2334205186301922263151.609.120.825.246.175.601.18.556
    1938MLB Totals: SLAbyYearMLB----301---20165.094440310341329.7334205186301922263151.609.130.825.256.185.601.18.556
    1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla12319---314.73663000045.2502624522280011.589.850.994.345.525.121.27.750
    1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet12319---17103.373531213442246.022210092141041644021.338.120.513.806.003.661.58.630
    1939MLB Totals: SLA-DETbyYearMLB----312---20113.594137243442291.7272126116191261924031.378.410.593.895.933.891.52.645
    1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet123210---2152.833634203120264.023511083191001642231.278.010.653.415.593.751.64.808
    1940MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----321---2152.833634203120264.023511083191001642231.278.010.653.415.593.751.64.808
    1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet123311---12204.604336122572250.1265140128151181753031.539.530.544.246.295.031.48.375
    1941MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----331---12204.614336122572250.3265140128151181753031.539.540.544.256.305.041.48.375
    1942Washington Senators IALMLBws1123412---11174.933029152110213.22361351175921132031.549.940.213.884.765.691.23.393
    1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro83412---223.38652101032.0281312114211011.317.880.283.945.913.661.50.500
    1942MLB Totals: WS1-BRObyYearMLB----342---13194.733634173120245.726414812961061343041.519.690.223.894.925.431.26.406
    1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro83513---943.022212617101125.01135142457753021.368.140.294.105.403.671.32.692
    1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla15,333513---167.391090011052.1694543735370011.9911.871.206.026.367.741.06.143
    1943Washington Senators IALMLBws1003513---333.83662000040.0382217121110021.488.550.234.732.484.950.52.500
    1943MLB Totals: BRO-SLA-WS1byYearMLB----353---13134.233827818111217.3220118102121131233051.539.120.504.685.104.891.09.500
    1944Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha163614---13152.823733182341265.02431008311821428041.238.250.372.784.823.401.73.464
    1944MLB Totals: PHAbyYearMLB----361---13152.823733182341265.02431008311821428041.238.250.372.784.823.401.73.464
    1945Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha163715---8203.293634163120257.125511194121031272031.398.920.423.604.443.881.23.286
    1945MLB Totals: PHAbyYearMLB----371---8203.293634163120257.325511194121031272031.398.930.423.614.453.891.23.286
    1946Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha163816---353.371093101058.2612722230320051.559.360.314.604.914.141.07.375
    1946Washington Senators IALMLBws103816---1182.782422142121178.01636355560823021.258.240.253.034.153.191.37.579
    1946MLB Totals: PHA-WS1byYearMLB----382---14132.933431173131236.722490777901143071.338.540.273.434.343.431.27.519
    1947Washington Senators IALMLBws103917---464.0914131001083.2994438237401111.6310.650.223.984.304.731.08.400
    1947New York YankeesALMLBnya343917---752.80171562120115.21093836830420021.208.480.622.333.272.961.40.583
    1947MLB Totals: WS1-NYAbyYearMLB----392---11113.35312872130199.320882741067821131.389.400.453.033.713.711.22.500
    1948New York GiantsNLMLBny1484018---044.211140017025.235161211391001.8712.270.354.563.165.610.69.000
    1948MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----401---044.291140017025.735161211391001.9012.500.364.643.215.710.69.000
    1952Washington Senators IALMLBws1124419---114.9710000810212.216772950001.9711.371.426.393.554.970.56.500
    1952Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha204419---333.591451039147.2381919223222021.287.170.384.344.153.590.96.500
    1952MLB Totals: WS1-PHAbyYearMLB----442---443.89245101119360.3542626432272021.438.090.604.794.043.890.84.500
    1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha204520---214.8917210915038.2442421324160051.7610.240.705.593.725.590.67.667
    1953MLB Totals: PHAbyYearMLB----451---214.9517210915038.7442421324160051.7810.370.715.653.775.650.67.667
    MLB Totals (29 yrs)2112223.986004832463171117213,759.337691908166420617322082607611.469.020.494.154.984.571.20.487
    American League Totals (23 yrs)2002094.01555460238296095203,563.335751814158720016411970547581.469.030.514.144.984.581.20.489
    National League Totals (6 yrs)11133.5445238211221196.019494776911126031.458.910.284.185.144.321.23.458
    Washington Senators I Totals (8 yrs)61664.281661417610172571,079.7114458851341497511193181.529.540.344.144.264.901.03.480
    St. Louis Browns Totals (5 yrs)40494.831149350214217732.77664433935941144810181.619.420.735.055.515.451.09.449
    Detroit Tigers Totals (3 yrs)50353.5911410153810134760.3722350303483225039281.378.550.573.815.964.141.56.588
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (5 yrs)29443.221148339616312667.364128123930262339120191.358.650.403.534.573.791.29.397
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)13104.473027141230207.7193114103141191274131.518.380.615.175.524.951.07.565
    Brooklyn Dodgers Totals (2 yrs)1163.102817827111157.01416454571964031.358.080.294.075.503.671.35.647
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)752.81171562120115.71093836830420021.218.520.632.343.282.971.40.583
    New York Giants Totals (1 yrs)044.291140017025.735161211391001.9012.500.364.643.215.710.69.000
    Brooklyn Robins Totals (2 yrs)038.18520023012.31714110771001.9812.640.005.215.2110.411.00.000
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)000.0010001101.01000000001.009.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1929Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbro-21p---132000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1934St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2126p---2509361720080121003000.183.200.204.40498192.032.021.0002.0410.205.000.00.0011.8
    1935St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2127p---3711010000000002000.091.091.091.1821310.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1935Washington Senators IALMLBws12127p---3287362221010103904000.301.329.356.68580263.110.055.0003.7511.253.000.00.0013.6
    1936Washington Senators IALMLBws11228p---4441081123200110032304000.213.234.231.465115252.046.018.0002.6120.007.670.00.008.7
    1937Washington Senators IALMLBws11229p---51325230011001400000.120.154.240.3942661.160.120.0003.8515.384.0025.03.8533.3
    1937Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1229p---5317591941040021404000.253.273.333.60681255.107.080.0002.4717.287.000.00.0026.3
    1938St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla1230p---6461249314001600121014000.250.256.282.538139354.040.032.0000.7215.1121.000.00.0012.9
    1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla1231p---7618041001000200000.222.222.278.5001851.056.056.0000.0011.110.000.00.0025.0
    1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet1231p---7359761801070011604006.186.194.206.400102201.031.020.0000.9815.6916.000.00.005.6
    1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet1232p---836107923500160011704004.215.222.262.484112285.056.047.0000.8915.1817.000.00.0021.7
    1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet1233p---943883900030022015003.102.132.102.2349690.023.000.0002.0820.8310.000.00.000.0
    1942Washington Senators IALMLBws11234p---10307551220030002504005.160.160.187.34779142.027.027.0000.0031.650.000.00.0016.7
    1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro834p---10611000000000501001.000.000.000.0001200.000.000.0000.0041.670.000.00.000.0
    1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro835p---11224441100060001103001.250.250.250.50047110.000.000.0000.0023.400.000.00.000.0
    1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla15,3335p---111015050002000001000.333.333.333.6661650.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1943Washington Senators IALMLBws10035p---11615020001000100001.133.133.133.2661520.000.000.0000.006.670.000.00.000.0
    1944Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha1636p---12378841020020002009003.114.114.136.25097122.023.022.0000.0020.620.000.00.0020.0
    1945Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha1637p---13368631410020012107000.163.172.174.34694151.023.011.0001.0622.3421.000.00.007.1
    1946Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha1638p---141019021002000504000.105.105.158.2632331.053.053.0000.0021.740.000.00.0050.0
    1946Washington Senators IALMLBws1038p---14246251000020001507002.161.161.161.32269100.000.000.0000.0021.740.000.00.000.0
    1947Washington Senators IALMLBws1039p---151429172003000602001.241.241.310.5513192.069.069.0000.0019.350.000.00.0028.6
    1947New York YankeesALMLBnya3439p---1517420400010001101001.095.095.095.1904340.000.000.0000.0025.580.000.00.000.0
    1948New York GiantsNLMLBny14840p---16117230000000101000.429.429.429.858830.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.00.000.0
    1952Washington Senators IALMLBws11244p---17102000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1952Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2044p---171415020001000501002.133.133.133.2661620.000.000.0000.0031.250.000.00.000.0
    1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2045p---18176110000000101000.167.167.167.334710.000.000.0000.0014.290.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (27 yrs)606133786253283110211172661860030.189.200.217.417144129032.040.028.2361.1818.4615.651,337.00.0712.6
    American League Totals (23 yrs)56412738023928319611172481810028.188.199.217.416137227632.042.029.2321.2418.0814.591,273.00.0713.4
    National League Totals (4 yrs)426461400060001805002.219.219.219.43869140.000.000.3040.0026.090.000.00.000.0
    Washington Senators I Totals (8 yrs)16938930798113110785021009.203.217.237.4544179210.054.034.2571.6820.3812.14389.00.2412.7
    St. Louis Browns Totals (5 yrs)11926115587002701333020000.222.231.249.480284657.034.027.2541.0611.6211.000.00.0012.1
    Detroit Tigers Totals (3 yrs)114292185051026004531130013.171.185.195.380310576.038.024.2091.2917.1013.250.00.0012.0
    Philadelphia Athletics Totals (5 yrs)114214829400700152022005.136.140.154.294237334.023.018.1790.4221.9452.000.00.0013.8
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)317591941040021404000.253.273.333.60681255.107.080.3112.4717.287.000.00.0026.3
    Brooklyn Dodgers Totals (2 yrs)285541100060001604002.200.200.200.40059110.000.000.2820.0027.120.000.00.000.0
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)17420400010001101001.095.095.095.1904340.000.000.1290.0025.580.000.00.000.0
    New York Giants Totals (1 yrs)117230000000101000.429.429.429.858830.000.000.5000.0012.500.000.00.000.0
    Brooklyn Robins Totals (1 yrs)32000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1929Brooklyn RobinsNLMLB21P300.00201221.0000.700.002.0100.013
    1930Brooklyn RobinsNLMLB22P200.0000000.0000.000.001.3100.011
    1932Chicago CubsNLMLB24P100.00101111.0001.000.000.6100.011
    1934St. Louis BrownsALMLB26P4700.01349216462.9691.300.0030.994.01
    1935Washington Senators IALMLB27P2800.0627243533.9431.200.0018.3100.06
    1935St. Louis BrownsALMLB27P700.00100010101.0001.400.004.6100.010
    1936Washington Senators IALMLB28P4300.01150156261.9841.400.0028.197.71
    1937Boston Red SoxALMLB29P3000.0829304037.9251.200.0019.796.86
    1937Washington Senators IALMLB29P1100.03120115151.0001.400.007.284.69
    1938St. Louis BrownsALMLB30P4400.01138215149.9611.100.0028.995.71
    1939Detroit TigersALMLB31P3500.0833314441.9321.200.0022.7100.02
    1939St. Louis BrownsALMLB31P600.0460010101.0001.700.003.9100.011
    1940Detroit TigersALMLB32P3600.0332333835.9211.000.0023.4100.02
    1941Detroit TigersALMLB33P4300.0536224341.9531.000.0027.9100.01
    1942Washington Senators IALMLB34P3000.0531534136.8781.200.0019.9100.04
    1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB34P600.01300441.0000.700.003.9100.012
    1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB35P2200.02250427271.0001.200.0014.4100.08
    1943St. Louis BrownsALMLB35P1000.01500661.0000.600.006.6100.010
    1943Washington Senators IALMLB35P600.02400661.0001.000.003.9100.010
    1944---------36P370265.03450048481.0001.300.180.00.02
    1945Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB37P3600.01228214240.9521.100.0024.0100.02
    1946Washington Senators IALMLB38P2400.03180021211.0000.900.0015.6100.07
    1946Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB38P1000.01701881.0000.800.006.5100.09
    1947New York YankeesALMLB39P1700.03120115151.0000.900.0011.0100.07
    1947Washington Senators IALMLB39P1400.02620108.8000.600.009.1100.010
    1948New York GiantsNLMLB40P1100.0141065.8330.500.007.1100.010
    1952Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB44P1400.02100112121.0000.900.009.1100.010
    1952Washington Senators IALMLB44P1000.01400551.0000.500.006.5100.012
    1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB45P1700.01701881.0000.500.0011.0100.09
    MLB Totals - (P)60003,7511125342832674646.9581.100.170.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
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    1930MLB2----------
    1932MLB1----------
    1934MLB47----------
    1935MLB35----------
    1936MLB43----------
    1937MLB41----------
    1938MLB44----------
    1939MLB41----------
    1940MLB36----------
    1941MLB43----------
    1942MLB36----------
    1943MLB38----------
    1944MLB37----------
    1945MLB36----------
    1946MLB34----------
    1947MLB31----------
    1948MLB11----------
    1952MLB24----------
    1953MLB17----------
    Totals600----------