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Jim TurnerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1937-1945 MLB Years: 1937-1945
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-231Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Riley Turner
Height6-0Weight185BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 6,1903 [114.318]PlaceAntioch,Tennessee
High SchoolCane Ridge (Nashville,TN)
MLB DebutApril 30,1937 [33.268]
OrganizationsNYA [4] BSN [3] CIN [3] Awards0Awards Voting1-30
TBC Player ID19051Retrosheet IDturnj102MLBAM ID123513
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Boston Bees in 1939
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts38Walks60Hittable58SO/BB59vsPower58Hitting37Durability32Team.586Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1937nullMLB--ST3320112.383330324531256.222880681352690001.097.990.461.822.421.33.6453.77
1938nullMLB--ST3414183.463534122310268.02671231032154711001.208.970.711.812.381.31.4384.02
1939nullMLB--ST354114.28252239020157.218183751051502001.4710.330.572.912.850.98.2674.13
1940Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34ST361472.892423111010187.01877060932531001.179.000.431.542.551.66.6673.41
1941Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34S/R37643.112310133060113.01204939524341001.279.560.401.912.711.42.6003.27
1942Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34Rel380010.8030300203.05541300002.4013.502.708.10--0.00-9.02
1942New York YankeesALMLBnya30Rel38111.2950500517.04110120000.715.14--1.292.572.00.5002.28
1943New York YankeesALMLBnya30Rel39303.53180180012143.0442217113150001.329.140.212.703.121.151.0002.92
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya30Rel40443.46350350028741.2422316322130001.549.070.654.752.810.59.5004.44
1945New York YankeesALMLBnya30R/CL41343.643003000261054.0452622431221001.407.450.665.133.640.71.4294.40
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter69603.2223111911269886201129.01123482405672833296001.248.930.532.252.621.16.5350.94
Boston Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter38403.249386755861681.0676286246441571903001.228.920.582.072.511.21.487-
New York Yankees Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1193.4488088007119145.01357256867521001.388.300.494.123.200.78.550-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20113.0650331714090303.03121241031559872001.229.260.451.752.581.47.645-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13123.22452322132174220.021894791355641001.248.930.532.252.621.16.5200.94

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1937BostonMLBMLB-33399610243007002717003.250.273.281.554273106.270.031.052.2601.896.603.500.000.0012.50
1938BostonMLBMLB-34359652240050031424003.229.267.271.538264105.268.042.073.2552.8613.334.670.000.0018.18
1939BostonMLBMLB-3525555131016001403000.236.250.309.55917259.240.073.091.2571.696.784.001.6955.0015.38
1940Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34p3625757185102000301001.240.240.333.57325676.250.093.093.2570.003.950.000.000.0033.33
1941Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34p372341262002001502000.146.167.195.3628244.167.049.073.1702.2711.365.000.000.0033.33
1942Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34p3831000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1942New York YankeesALMLBnya30p3851000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1942Totals for MLB-MLB         82000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1943New York YankeesALMLBnya30p391813210000000200000.077.077.077.1541013.091.000.000.0730.0015.380.000.000.000.00
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya30p403510121000001200000.200.273.300.5733111.250.100.200.2759.0918.182.000.000.0050.00
1945New York YankeesALMLBnya30p413011010000010210000.091.167.091.2581012.111.000-.091.1440.0016.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter238399328716112201839417007.218.241.271.51210818428.240.053.070.0001.879.114.880.23399.0020.69
Boston Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9924720598011800625314006.239.266.283.549709270.262.044.069.0002.229.264.170.37247.0015.25
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter511179247104001803001.205.212.282.494338121.220.077.085.0000.836.618.000.000.0033.33
New York Yankees Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter8835341000011610000.114.162.143.3055137.138.029.029.0002.7016.226.000.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162272225911111501527312005.218.241.271.5127412291.240.053.070.0001.879.114.880.23399.0020.69

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1937Boston BeesNLMLBbbe33P33-2561259437571.9472.150.28-----330.021.7
1938Boston BeesNLMLBbbe34P35-2681772-489891.0002.540.33-----350.023.0
1939Boston BeesNLMLBbbe35P25-157838234846.9581.840.29-----250.016.6
1940Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin36P24-187835114443.9771.790.23-----2596.015.7
1941Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin37P23-113-33143433.9711.430.29-----23100.014.9
1942New York YankeesALMLBnya38P5-7-3-1331.0000.600.43-----5100.03.2
1942Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin38P3-321--331.0001.001.00-----3100.02.0
1943New York YankeesALMLBnya39P18-43381-1211.9170.610.26-----18100.011.7
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya40P35-41262-108.8000.230.20-----35100.022.7
1945New York YankeesALMLBnya41P30-54314121817.9440.570.31-----30100.019.7
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P231-1129552691218336324.9641.400.29-----2310.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1937Boston BeesNLMLBbbe3333----------
1938Boston BeesNLMLBbbe3435----------
1939Boston BeesNLMLBbbe3525----------
1940Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3624----------
1941Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3723----------
1942New York YankeesALMLBnya385----------
1942Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin383----------
1943New York YankeesALMLBnya3918----------
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya4035----------
1945New York YankeesALMLBnya4130----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1940Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB36017.501006.0850401.3312.000.000.006.0000.00.000
1942New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB38000.001001.0001001.000.000.009.000.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs016.4320200007.0805014001.2910.290.001.295.144.000.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1940Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB3612000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs12000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1949New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya45Assistant Coach1549757.630--1Casey StengelWon World Series (Dodgers)
1950New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya46Assistant Coach1549856.636--1Casey StengelWon World Series (Phillies)
1951New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya47Assistant Coach1549856.636--1Casey StengelWon World Series (Giants)
1952New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya48Assistant Coach1549559.617--1Casey StengelWon World Series (Dodgers)
1953New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya49Assistant Coach1519952.656--1Casey StengelWon World Series (Dodgers)
1954New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya50Assistant Coach15410351.6698.02Casey Stengel
1955New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya51Assistant Coach1549658.623--1Casey StengelLost World Series (Dodgers)
1956New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya52Assistant Coach1549757.630--1Casey StengelWon World Series (Dodgers)
1957New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya53Assistant Coach1549856.636--1Casey StengelLost World Series (Braves)
1958New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya54Assistant Coach1549262.597--1Casey StengelWon World Series (Braves)
1959New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya55Assistant Coach1547975.51315.03Casey Stengel
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin57Pitching Coach1549361.604--1Fred HutchinsonLost World Series (Yankees)
1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin58Pitching Coach1629864.6053.53Fred Hutchinson
1963Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin59Pitching Coach1628676.53113.05Fred Hutchinson
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin60Pitching Coach1629270.5681.02Fred Hutchinson,Dick Sisler
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin61Pitching Coach1628973.5498.04Dick Sisler
1966New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya62Pitching Coach1597089.44026.510Johnny Keane,Ralph Houk
1967New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya63Pitching Coach1627290.44420.09Ralph Houk
1968New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya64Pitching Coach1628379.51220.05Ralph Houk
1969New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya65Pitching Coach1618081.49728.55Ralph Houk
1970New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya66Pitching Coach1629369.57415.02Ralph Houk
1971New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya67Pitching Coach1628280.50621.04Ralph Houk
1972New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya68Pitching Coach1557976.5106.54Ralph Houk
1973New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya69Pitching Coach1628082.49417.04Ralph Houk
* 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
1942-07-16TradeTraded by Reds with Joe Abreau to Yankees for Frankie Kelleher. 
1939-12-06TradeTraded by Braves to Reds for Les Scarsella and Cash. 
* 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.