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Ron NortheyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1942-1957 MLB Years: 1942-1957
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PositionsOF-820, 3B-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRonald James Northey
Height5-10Weight195BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateApril 26,1920PlaceMahanoy City,Pennsylvania
Death DateApril 16,1971 [50.355]
High SchoolFrackville (Frackville,PA)
MLB DebutApril 14,1942 [21.353]
OrganizationsPHI [6] CHA [3] SLN [3] CHN [2] CIN [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-12
TBC Player ID16034Retrosheet IDnortr101MLBAM ID119847
RelationshipsFather of Scott Northey
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed40Power83Contact52XBH75RBIs65Runs37Hitting74Durability59Team.485Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33of221274023110113253120283303005.251.300.331.63113320433.264.080.154.3026.477.621.181.1580.4019.80
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi14of2314758672163315166820515234006.278.339.430.76925252644.284.152.242.3667.928.071.022.4836.6331.90
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4of24152570721643592210410675144007.288.367.496.86328366645.286.208.328.40110.397.910.763.4125.9140.24
1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30,4of2612843855109246166210395921006.249.313.441.75419346480.256.192.283.3528.1312.291.513.3327.3842.20
1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi12of2713477123003106300000.255.340.319.65915353.273.064.213.31711.325.660.500.000.0025.00
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5of271103115291193156300482920007.293.391.518.90916137361.285.225.379.41613.308.030.604.1620.7340.66
1947Totals for NL-NL         12335859103223156610543220007.288.384.492.87617640414.283.204.358.40313.047.730.593.6223.8738.83
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5of28962464079101136400382540008.321.420.528.94813024288.317.207.362.43613.198.680.664.5118.9230.38
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5of2990265286918275000311501009.260.338.423.76111227297.255.163.279.35410.445.050.482.3637.8639.13
1950Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23of302777112050590015600002.260.380.519.899401092.227.259.455.40416.306.520.405.4315.4050.00
1950Chicago CubsNLMLBchn10of30531141132904200010901003.281.339.465.8045313125.277.184.272.3638.007.200.903.2028.5040.63
1950Totals for NL-NL         80191225214092900251501005.272.356.487.8439323217.257.215.346.38011.526.910.604.1521.2244.23
1952Chicago CubsNLMLBchn103211000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha6of351414152014003300001.357.471.7141.18510317.400.357.571.50917.6517.651.005.8814.0060.00
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha6,32of36534841720323008100422.354.417.5831.00028560.292.229.396.41413.331.670.135.0016.0029.41
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha323740270510070011500111.185.410.222.6326139.217.037.444.31428.2112.820.450.000.0020.00
1957Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26373326170015006600010.269.406.385.79110132.316.116.346.35618.7518.751.003.1326.0014.29
1957Totals for MLB-MLB         73531121011200171100121.226.408.302.71016271.262.076.396.33323.9415.490.651.4153.0016.67
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter10843172385874172281085137036129715145457.276.352.450.80214263083567.276.174.290.00010.128.330.823.0329.3735.24
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter60020692385561062260273701972049120124.269.335.428.7638861882287.275.159.258.0008.618.921.042.6234.4833.81
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter296822120239476351770011769610024.291.383.490.87340388946.284.199.342.00012.377.290.593.7023.4936.82
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter541151132904200010901003.278.336.461.7975313126.275.183.270.0007.947.140.903.1728.7540.63
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10789527504340022900534.303.422.494.916449116.284.191.438.00018.977.760.413.4522.2533.33
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2777112050590015600002.260.380.519.899401092.227.259.455.00016.306.520.405.4315.4050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16247458131264167710544422119.276.352.450.80221346533.276.174.290.00010.128.330.823.0329.3735.24

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22OF109--20612112229218.9522.00------12785.872.2
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23OF145--2921976318311.9782.14------14798.694.2
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24OF151--2862467316310.9812.05------15299.398.7
1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26OF111--194763207201.9711.81------12886.772.1
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27OF94--122871137130.9491.38------11085.561.0
1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27OF13--191-120201.0001.54------13100.08.4
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln273B2--271-109.9004.50------1101.81.3
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28OF67--8521-8887.9891.30------9669.843.5
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29OF73--934229997.9801.33------9081.147.4
1950Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30OF27--383124241.9761.52------5350.917.6
1950Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30OF24--21-1-2221.9550.88------2788.915.7
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35OF2--1---111.0000.50------1414.31.3
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36OF4--41--551.0001.25------537.52.6
MLB Totals for OF - 10 season(s)-   OF820--136181422414841442.9721.76------8200.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B2--271-109.9004.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22---------109-
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23---------145-
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24---------151-
1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26---------111-
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27-----2---94-
1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27---------13-
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28---------67-
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29---------73-
1950Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30---------27-
1950Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30---------24-
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35---------2-
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36---------4-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1961Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit41Hitting Coach1547579.48718.06Danny Murtaugh
1962Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit42Hitting Coach1619368.5788.04Danny Murtaugh
1963Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit43Hitting Coach1627488.45725.08Danny Murtaugh
* 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
1957-10-15Released by Phillies. 
1957-07-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1957-07-29Released by White Sox. 
1955-08-26TradeTraded by Giants to White Sox for Gil Coan. 
1955-01-13TradeTraded by Tigers to Charleston (American Association) for Bill Killinger and Cash. 
1950-06-07TradeTraded by Reds to Cubs for Bob Scheffing. 
1949-12-14TradeTraded by Cardinals with Lou Klein to Reds for Harry Walker. 
1947-05-03TradeTraded by Phillies to Cardinals for Freddy Schmidt and Harry Walker. 
1941-12-04Purchased by Phillies from Athletics. 
1939-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
* 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.