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Charlie RootHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1923-1941 MLB Years: 1923-1941
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-632Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCharles Henry Root
Height5-10Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 17,1899 [118.344]PlaceMiddletown,Ohio
OrganizationsCHN [16] SLA [1] Awards0Awards Voting5-75
TBC Player ID17353Retrosheet IDrootc101MLBAM ID121440
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts78Walks76Hittable67SO/BB88vsPower67Hitting54Durability89Team.561Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1923St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-Rel24045.70272250015060.0684538418271001.4310.200.602.704.051.50.0003.80
1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-ST2718172.8242321021272271.02671048510621271101.218.860.332.064.212.05.5143.14
1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-ST2826153.76483612214122309.0296148129161171453101.348.620.473.414.221.24.6343.90
1928Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-ST2914183.5740301013162237.02141099415731220001.218.130.572.774.631.67.4383.62
1929Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-ST301963.4743311219495272.028612010512831241001.369.460.402.754.101.49.7603.74
1930Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-ST3116144.333730715463220.024712210617631241001.4110.090.692.575.071.97.5334.24
1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-ST3217143.483931819362251.0240109977711311001.248.610.252.554.701.85.5483.28
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn12S/R3315103.5839231611093216.021199861055964001.238.780.422.293.991.75.6003.49
1933Chicago CubsNLMLBchn19ST3415102.603530520240242.023285701461863001.218.620.522.273.191.41.6003.59
1934Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14S/R35474.283492520140117.21416256853462001.6510.780.614.053.520.87.3644.57
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17S/R361583.08381820111162201.019385691547942001.198.630.672.104.202.00.6523.79
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17Rel37364.15334290015173.2813434320320001.379.900.372.443.911.60.3333.74
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17S/R381353.3743152850205178.217371671832742001.158.710.911.613.732.31.7224.06
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17S/R39872.8644113350208160.216362511030700001.209.130.561.683.922.33.5333.42
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17S/R40884.0335161980124167.018983751134650101.3310.170.591.833.501.91.5003.66
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17S/R41243.863682810101112.01186148933500001.359.480.722.654.021.52.3333.87
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17S/R42875.40191546040106.21336864837461001.5911.220.673.123.881.24.5333.82
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter2011603.5963234129117721185403193.0325214671274187889145922301.309.150.532.504.111.64.5570.68
Chicago Cubs Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter2011563.5560533926617721170403133.0318414221236183871143221301.299.130.522.504.111.64.563-
St. Louis Browns Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter045.70272250015060.0684538418271001.4310.200.602.704.051.50.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14113.59432320121133220.02241018813611002001.309.150.532.504.111.64.5600.68

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1923St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-p242713110000001500000.077.143.077.2201014.125.000.077.1217.1435.715.000.000.000.00
1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-p27429181310170022524000.143.179.187.36617299.185.044.066.1772.0225.2512.501.0191.0015.38
1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-p2848122152761080043515000.221.252.287.539357132.310.066.098.2533.0326.528.750.000.0025.93
1928Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-p29407351350050021808000.178.200.247.44718583.236.069.096.2072.4121.699.000.000.0038.46
1929Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-p304396815341150042805000.156.190.302.492298105.209.146.188.2183.8126.677.000.9596.0053.33
1930Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-p31378042180161042112000.263.306.400.70632987.345.137.200.3164.6024.145.251.1580.0042.86
1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-p32399072080080043101000.222.255.311.56628895.339.089.133.2624.2132.637.750.000.0040.00
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn12p333976413101100002902000.171.171.224.39517278.261.053.053.1780.0037.180.001.2876.0015.38
1933Chicago CubsNLMLBchn19p3435851830000042204002.094.135.129.26411393.127.035.082.1304.3023.665.500.000.0037.50
1934Chicago CubsNLMLBchn14p3534403730240001301000.175.175.400.57516541.200.225.225.2480.0031.710.004.8820.0071.43
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17p363869814211700322012001.203.236.304.54021484.283.101.145.2483.5726.197.331.1969.0028.57
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17p373315150000002400001.333.412.333.7455017.455.000.133.36411.7623.532.000.000.000.00
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17p38436771220190011912000.179.203.254.45717371.234.075.090.2111.4126.7619.001.4167.0025.00
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17p3944482810030041601002.167.231.188.4199153.250.021.104.2087.5530.194.000.000.0012.50
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17p40355741021260022113000.175.217.351.56820563.235.176.211.2553.1733.3310.503.1728.5050.00
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17p4136314400010021010002.129.206.129.3354034.190.000.065.1745.8829.415.000.000.000.00
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn17p4219334510140051004001.152.263.273.5369242.182.121.273.26311.9023.812.002.3833.0040.00
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter63210868619646711931044329754009.180.217.266.483289641191.248.086.127.0003.6927.627.480.9298.7332.65
Chicago Cubs Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter60510738519546711931043324754009.182.218.268.486288641177.249.086.128.0003.6527.537.530.9397.5532.82
St. Louis Browns Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2713110000001500000.077.143.077.2201014.125.000.077.0007.1435.715.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622782250122324001184214002.180.217.266.4837416305.248.086.127.0003.6927.627.480.9298.7332.65

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1923St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24P27-60113--14141.0000.520.23-----27100.017.8
1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P42-271858447066.9431.570.24-----42100.027.3
1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28P48-309649225755.9651.150.18-----48100.031.4
1928Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P40-237639124645.9781.130.19-----40100.026.0
1929Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30P43-2721235124847.9791.090.17-----43100.028.3
1930Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31P37-220927-136361.0000.970.16-----37100.024.0
1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32P39-2513381-4241.9761.050.16-----39100.025.3
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33P39-216832--40401.0001.030.19-----39100.025.3
1933Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34P35-2421136144847.9791.340.19-----35100.022.7
1934Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35P34-117223-125251.0000.740.21-----34100.022.5
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36P38-2017271-3534.9710.890.17-----38100.024.7
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37P33-73210-112121.0000.360.16-----33100.021.4
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn38P43-178836124544.9781.020.25-----43100.027.9
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn39P44-1605231-2928.9660.640.18-----44100.028.9
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn40P35-1672222-2624.9230.690.14-----35100.022.7
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn41P36-112322--25251.0000.690.22-----36100.023.4
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn42P19-106216-218181.0000.950.17-----19100.012.3
MLB Totals for P - 17 season(s)-   P632-3192955061521616601.9760.950.19-----6320.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1923St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla2427----------
1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2742----------
1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2848----------
1928Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2940----------
1929Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3043----------
1930Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3137----------
1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3239----------
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3339----------
1933Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3435----------
1934Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3534----------
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3638----------
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3733----------
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3843----------
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3944----------
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4035----------
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4136----------
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4219----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1929Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB30014.7320013.11272801.078.100.001.355.404.000.00.000
1932Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB330110.381004.1653402.2012.460.006.238.311.330.00.000
1935Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB360118.002002.0541203.0022.500.004.509.002.000.00.000
1938Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB39003.001003.0310101.009.000.000.003.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs036.75606000022.7260170615001.4110.320.002.385.962.500.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1929Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB3025000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
1932Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB3312000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs37000000000400000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.0000.0057.140.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1951Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn52Pitching Coach1546292.40334.58Phil Cavarretta,Frankie Frisch
1952Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn53Pitching Coach1547777.50019.55Phil Cavarretta
1953Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn54Pitching Coach1546589.42240.07Phil Cavarretta
1956Milwaukee BravesNLMLBMLBmlb57Assistant Coach1549262.5971.02Fred Haney,Charlie Grimm
1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLBMLBmlb58Assistant Coach1549559.617--1Fred HaneyWon World Series (Yankees)
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn61Pitching Coach1546094.39035.07Charlie Grimm,Lou Boudreau
* 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 DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1941-10-08Released by Cubs. 
* 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.