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Burt ShottonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1909-1923 MLB Years: 1909-1923
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PositionsOF-1279Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBurton Edwin Shotton
Height5-11Weight175BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 18,1884PlaceBrownhelm,Ohio
Death DateJuly 29,1962 [77.284]
MLB DebutSeptember 13,1909 [24.330]
OrganizationsSLA [8] SLN [5] WS1 [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-11
TBC Player ID17987Retrosheet IDshotb101MLBAM ID122192
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed73Power42Contact50XBH36RBIs49Runs66Hitting65Durability66Team.446Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1909St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-of2417615160100305014000.262.328.295.62318171.262.033.164.3117.040.000.000.000.006.25
1911St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-of261395728414611803626051016000.255.317.302.61917319630.255.047.182.3058.100.000.000.000.0013.01
1912St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-of271545808716815824035086096000.290.390.353.74320525681.287.063.272.36712.630.000.000.29290.0014.88
1913St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-of28147549105163238128430996316000.297.405.373.77820532655.334.076.335.38115.119.620.640.15549.0019.63
1914St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-of291545798215619903840296466210000.269.344.333.67719328655.304.064.193.3329.7710.081.030.000.0017.95
1915St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-of3015655993158181113043321186226000.283.409.360.76920130685.317.077.308.38117.239.050.530.15559.0018.99
1916St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-of311566149717423613641281106504000.283.392.345.73721230728.316.062.262.36515.118.930.590.14614.0017.24
1917St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-of32118398478991120160624718000.224.330.259.58910311469.251.035.231.29913.2210.020.760.21398.0012.36
1918Washington Senators IALMLBws1-of3312650568132167021250672813000.261.349.321.67016223576.277.060.242.33411.634.860.420.000.0017.42
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-of34852703577135120160222516000.285.341.381.72210319299.311.096.237.3457.368.361.140.33270.0024.68
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-of356218028415011251181423000.228.305.272.577496203.242.044.167.2848.876.900.780.49180.0014.63
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-of3638489121117027410000.250.357.375.73218356.256.125.229.34712.507.140.571.7948.0025.00
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-of373430561002014600000.200.294.233.5277134.250.033.133.26411.7617.651.500.000.0016.67
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter138749457461338154659290293937133802262000.271.365.333.69816492285742.292.062.248.00012.426.620.530.16549.4417.04
St. Louis Browns Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter104139126001070118526228247895953031750000.274.372.335.70713101764574.295.061.254.00013.016.620.510.13652.0016.45
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter22052878136206341214514949000.258.328.335.66317729592.279.077.206.0008.618.280.960.51176.0021.32
Washington Senators I Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12650568132167021250672813000.261.349.321.67016223576.277.060.242.00011.634.860.420.000.0017.42
Average MLB - Per 162 games162578871561881343411834437000.271.365.333.69819327671.292.062.248.00012.426.620.530.16549.4417.04

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1909St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24OF17--4124-4743.9152.53------17100.011.3
1911St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla26OF139--35621202397377.9502.71------139100.091.4
1912St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27OF154--38120257426401.9412.60------154100.0100.0
1913St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28OF146--357292011406386.9512.64------14799.395.4
1914St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29OF152--35915244398374.9402.46------15498.799.3
1915St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla30OF154--29515234333310.9312.01------15698.7100.0
1916St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla31OF156--35725206402382.9502.45------156100.0101.3
1917St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla32OF107--18210166208192.9231.79------11890.769.5
1918Washington Senators IALMLBws133OF122--27715186310292.9422.39------12696.895.3
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34OF67--1041092123114.9271.70------8578.848.9
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35OF51--859429894.9591.84------6282.333.1
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36OF11--212112423.9582.09------3828.97.2
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37OF3--1---111.0000.33------348.81.9
MLB Totals for OF - 13 season(s)-   OF1279--28161731845131732989.9422.34------12790.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1909St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla24---------17-
1911St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla26---------139-
1912St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27---------154-
1913St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28---------146-
1914St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29---------152-
1915St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla30---------154-
1916St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla31---------156-
1917St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla32---------107-
1918Washington Senators IALMLBws133---------122-
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34---------67-
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35---------51-
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36---------11-
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37---------3-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1924St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln39Assistant Coach1546589.42228.56Branch Rickey
1925St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln40Assistant Coach1537776.50318.04Rogers Hornsby,Branch Rickey
1928Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi43Manager15243109.28351.08 
1929Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi44Manager1537182.46427.55 
1930Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi45Manager15452102.33840.08 
1931Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi46Manager1546688.42935.06 
1932Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi47Manager1547876.50612.04 
1933Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi48Manager1526092.39531.07 
1934Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin49Manager1515299.34442.08 
1934Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin49Assistant Coach1515299.34442.08Chuck Dressen,Bob O'Farrell,Burt Shotton
1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle57Assistant Coach1547579.48728.04Lou Boudreau
1943Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle58Assistant Coach1538271.53615.53Lou Boudreau
1944Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle59Assistant Coach1547282.46817.06Lou Boudreau
1945Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle60Assistant Coach1457372.50311.05Lou Boudreau
1947Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBMLBbro62Manager1549460.610--1 Lost World Series (Yankees)
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBMLBbro63Manager1548470.5457.53 
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBMLBbro64Manager1549757.630--1 Lost World Series (Yankees)
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBMLBbro65Manager1548965.5782.02 
* 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
2017-12-15TradeTraded by Browns with Doc Lavan to Senators for Bert Gallia and Cash. 
1919-02-01Claimed on waivers by Cardinals from Senators. 
* 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.