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Phil RizzutoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1941-1956 MLB Years: 1941-1956
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsSS-1647, 2B-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NamePhilip Francis Rizzuto
Height5-6Weight160BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 25,1917PlaceBrooklyn,New York
Death DateAugust 13,2007 [89.322]
High SchoolRichmond Hill (Jamaica,NY)
MLB DebutApril 14,1941 [23.201]
OrganizationsNYA [13] Awards1Awards Voting8-632
TBC Player ID17193Retrosheet IDrizzp101MLBAM ID121257
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Player Notes:   The New York Yankees retired his #10 on August 4, 1985
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed91Power41Contact64XBH38RBIs46Runs64Hitting69Durability83Team.633Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1941New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss23133515651582093461452736150013.307.343.398.74120532548.326.091.161.3444.936.571.330.55171.6720.25
1942New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss241445537915724746822644406100013.284.343.374.71720735613.301.090.199.3427.186.530.910.65138.2522.29
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss28126471531211712381473439670010.257.315.310.62514620518.277.053.140.3016.567.531.150.39235.5016.53
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss2915354978150269260116573189006.273.350.364.71420037623.287.091.204.3389.154.980.540.32274.5024.67
1948New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss3012846465117132650656024213006.252.340.328.66815221539.256.076.207.32311.134.450.401.1177.3317.95
1949New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss3115361411016922756518672341250018.275.352.358.71022034712.285.083.220.33910.114.780.470.70122.8020.12
1950New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss321556171252003677661289239719006.324.418.439.85727150735.338.115.271.39912.525.310.420.9588.1425.00
1951New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss331445408714821624318358275260010.274.350.346.69618729629.286.072.207.3309.224.290.470.32270.0019.59
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss341525788914724102431766742523009.254.337.341.67819736673.272.087.221.3219.966.240.630.30289.0024.49
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss3513441354112213254437139418006.271.383.351.73414526506.296.080.254.34814.037.710.550.40206.5023.21
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss361273074760110215324123118207.195.291.251.5427713369.204.056.192.26411.116.230.560.54153.5021.67
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss378114319374119712218313012.259.369.322.691466181.290.063.259.32612.159.940.820.55143.0016.22
1956New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss3831526120006306607001.231.310.231.54112065.261.000.173.2619.239.231.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1661581687715882396238563149586513984919321107.273.351.355.70620653396711.288.082.210.0009.705.930.610.57153.0521.35
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625678615523645515663395190010.273.351.355.70620133655.288.082.210.0009.705.930.610.57153.0521.35

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1941New York YankeesALMLBnya23SS128--25239929109680651.9575.09------13396.283.1
1942New York YankeesALMLBnya24SS144--32444530114799769.9625.34------144100.093.5
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya28SS125--2673782697671645.9615.16------12699.281.2
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya29SS151--34045025111815790.9695.23------15398.798.1
1948New York YankeesALMLBnya30SS128--2593481785624607.9734.74------128100.083.1
1949New York YankeesALMLBnya31SS152--32944023118792769.9715.06------15399.398.7
1950New York YankeesALMLBnya32SS155--30145214123767753.9824.86------155100.0100.6
1951New York YankeesALMLBnya33SS144--31740724113748724.9685.03------144100.093.5
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya34SS152--30845819116785766.9765.04------152100.098.7
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya35SS133--21440924100647623.9634.68------13499.388.1
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya36SS126--1842941684494478.9683.79------12799.281.8
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya362B1--1---111.0001.00------1270.80.6
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya37SS79--931321030235225.9572.85------8197.551.3
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya372B1---------------811.20.6
1956New York YankeesALMLBnya38SS30--31546179185.9342.83------3196.819.5
MLB Totals for SS - 13 season(s)-   SS1647--32194666263121781487885.9684.79------16470.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1941New York YankeesALMLBnya23----128------
1942New York YankeesALMLBnya24----144------
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya28----125------
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya29----151------
1948New York YankeesALMLBnya30----128------
1949New York YankeesALMLBnya31----152------
1950New York YankeesALMLBnya32----155------
1951New York YankeesALMLBnya33----144------
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya34----152------
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya35----133------
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya36---1126------
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya37---179------
1956New York YankeesALMLBnya38----30------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1941New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB23518020000103100000.111.238.111.3492021.118.000.22214.294.760.330.000.000.00
1942New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB24521280011202100000.381.435.524.95911123.368.143.3338.704.350.504.3521.0012.50
1947New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB29726381002204000000.308.400.346.7469130.308.038.26913.330.000.000.000.0012.50
1949New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB31518230001103100000.167.286.167.4533021.176.000.22214.294.760.330.000.000.00
1950New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB32414120000103000000.143.294.143.4372017.143.000.28617.650.000.000.000.000.00
1951New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB33625580013002300000.320.370.440.81011127.333.120.2007.4111.111.503.7025.0012.50
1952New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB34727241000005200000.148.281.185.4665132.160.037.22215.636.250.400.000.0025.00
1953New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB35619461000103200000.316.409.368.7777122.353.052.26313.649.090.670.000.0016.67
1955New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB37715240001205100000.267.450.267.7174020.286.000.46725.005.000.200.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 9 yrs5218321453028100301100000.246.352.295.647545213.253.049.26814.085.160.370.9491.5011.11

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1957New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya39Broadcaster1549856.636--1Casey StengelLost World Series (Braves)
1958New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya40Broadcaster1549262.597--1Casey StengelWon World Series (Braves)
1959New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya41Broadcaster1547975.51315.03Casey Stengel
1960New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya42Broadcaster1549757.630--1Casey StengelLost World Series (Pirates)
1961New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya43Broadcaster16210953.673--1Ralph HoukWon World Series (Reds)
1962New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya44Broadcaster1629666.593--1Ralph HoukWon World Series (Giants)
1963New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya45Broadcaster16110457.646--1Ralph HoukLost World Series (Dodgers)
1964New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya46Broadcaster1629963.611--2Yogi BerraLost World Series (Cardinals)
1965New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya47Broadcaster1627785.47525.06Johnny Keane
1966New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya48Broadcaster1597089.44026.510Johnny Keane,Ralph Houk
1967New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya49Broadcaster1627290.44420.09Ralph Houk
1968New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya50Broadcaster1628379.51220.05Ralph Houk
1969New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya51Broadcaster1618081.49728.55Ralph Houk
1970New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya52Broadcaster1629369.57415.02Ralph Houk
1971New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya53Broadcaster1628280.50621.04Ralph Houk
1972New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya54Broadcaster1557976.5106.54Ralph Houk
1973New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya55Broadcaster1628082.49417.04Ralph Houk
1974New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya56Broadcaster1628973.5492.02Bill Virdon
1975New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya57Broadcaster1608377.51912.03Bill Virdon,Billy Martin
1976New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya58Broadcaster1599762.610--1Billy MartinLost World Series (Reds)
1977New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya59Broadcaster16210062.617--1Billy MartinWon World Series (Dodgers)
1978New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya60Broadcaster16310063.613--1Dick Howser,Bob Lemon,Billy MartinWon World Series (Dodgers)
1979New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya61Broadcaster1608971.55613.54Bob Lemon,Billy Martin
1980New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya62Broadcaster16210359.636--1Dick HowserLost ALCS (Royals)
1981New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya63Broadcaster1075948.5512.03Bob Lemon,Gene MichaelLost World Series (Dodgers)
1982New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya64Broadcaster1627983.48816.05Bob Lemon,Gene Michael,Clyde King
1983New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya65Broadcaster1629171.5627.03Billy Martin
1984New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya66Broadcaster1628775.53717.04Yogi Berra
1985New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya67Broadcaster1619764.6022.02Billy Martin,Yogi Berra
1986New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya68Broadcaster1629072.5565.52Lou Piniella
1987New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya69Broadcaster1628973.5499.04Lou Piniella
1988New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya70Broadcaster1618576.5283.55Lou Piniella,Billy Martin
1989New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya71Broadcaster1617487.46014.55Bucky Dent,Dallas Green
1990New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya72Broadcaster1626795.41421.07Stump Merrill,Bucky Dent
1991New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya73Broadcaster1627191.43820.05Stump Merrill
1992New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya74Broadcaster1627686.46920.05Buck Showalter
1993New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya75Broadcaster1628874.5437.02Buck Showalter
1994New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya76Broadcaster1137043.619--1Buck Showalter
1995New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya77Broadcaster1447965.5497.02Buck ShowalterLost in 1st Round (Mariners)
1996New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya78Broadcaster1629270.568--1Joe TorreWon World Series (Braves)
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1950American League Most Valuable Player1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1956-08-25Released by Yankees. 
1937-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* 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.