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Wes WestrumHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1947-1957 MLB Years: 1947-1957
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World Series Champion

PositionsC-902, 3B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWesley Noreen Westrum
Height5-11Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 28,1922PlaceClearbrook,Minnesota
Death DateMay 28,2002 [79.181]
High SchoolClearbrook-Gonvick (Clearbrook,MN)
MLB DebutSeptember 17,1947 [24.293]
OrganizationsNY1 [11] Awards0Awards Voting1-3
TBC Player ID19558Retrosheet IDwestw101MLBAM ID124121
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed52Power73Contact37XBH65RBIs44Runs31Hitting35Durability54Team.525Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1947New York GiantsNLMLBny1-c24612151002000200000.417.417.500.9176112.500.083.083.4230.0016.670.000.000.0020.00
1948New York GiantsNLMLBny16c256612514203141630203600001.160.276.296.572378145.188.136.320.27813.7924.831.802.7631.2540.00
1949New York GiantsNLMLBny19c266416923414172810373921005.243.385.402.7876812209.276.159.385.37617.7018.661.053.3524.1429.27
1950New York GiantsNLMLBny19c27140437681031332371209273210014.236.371.437.80819139532.235.201.416.37317.2913.720.794.3219.0037.86
1951New York GiantsNLMLBny19c28124361597912020701010493540010.219.400.418.81815132474.238.199.490.38721.9419.620.894.2218.0540.51
1952New York GiantsNLMLBny19c291143224771110144312766832005.220.374.385.75912425403.238.165.398.36318.8616.870.893.4723.0035.21
1953New York GiantsNLMLBny19c30107290406550123020567310008.224.352.366.71810617347.259.142.341.33716.1421.041.303.4624.1726.15
1954New York GiantsNLMLBny19c319824625463182701456031402.187.315.305.6207512299.209.118.297.29915.0520.071.332.6830.7526.09
1955New York GiantsNLMLBny19c326913711291041801241811338.212.327.307.634425166.212.095.263.29214.4610.840.752.4134.2517.24
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny19c33681321029523800252810156.220.346.356.7024710159.255.136.326.31315.7217.611.121.8944.0034.48
1957New York GiantsNLMLBny19c346391415101201102411011.165.255.209.464192103.212.044.143.2209.7123.302.400.9791.0013.33
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter91923223025035989631510548951419118960.217.356.373.7298661632849.237.156.369.00017.1618.041.053.3724.1932.41
Average MLB - Per 162 games16240953891011756218691321211.217.356.373.72915329502.237.156.369.00017.1618.041.053.3724.1932.41

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1947New York GiantsNLMLBny124C2--82--10101.0005.00------633.31.3
1948New York GiantsNLMLBny125C63--1792544208204.9813.24-----26695.540.9
1949New York GiantsNLMLBny126C62--2241854247242.9803.90-----46496.940.3
1950New York GiantsNLMLBny127C139--60871121680679.9994.88-----814099.390.3
1951New York GiantsNLMLBny128C122--5546289624616.9875.05-----512498.477.7
1952New York GiantsNLMLBny129C112--481641211557545.9784.87-----1311498.272.7
1953New York GiantsNLMLBny130C106--4415399503494.9824.66-----610799.168.8
1953New York GiantsNLMLBny1303B1---3--331.0003.00------1070.90.6
1954New York GiantsNLMLBny131C98--4194578471464.9854.73-----398100.063.6
1955New York GiantsNLMLBny132C68--2802745311307.9874.51-----46998.644.2
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny133C67--2972767330324.9824.84-----136898.543.5
1957New York GiantsNLMLBny134C63--1482164175169.9662.68-----363100.040.9
MLB Totals for C - 11 season(s)-   C902--3639415628241164054.9854.49-----619020.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---3--331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1947New York GiantsNLMLBny124-2---------
1948New York GiantsNLMLBny125-63---------
1949New York GiantsNLMLBny126-62---------
1950New York GiantsNLMLBny127-139---------
1951New York GiantsNLMLBny128-122---------
1952New York GiantsNLMLBny129-112---------
1953New York GiantsNLMLBny130-106---1-----
1954New York GiantsNLMLBny131-98---------
1955New York GiantsNLMLBny132-68---------
1956New York GiantsNLMLBny133-67---------
1957New York GiantsNLMLBny134-63---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1951New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB28617141000005300000.235.409.294.7035122.286.059.35322.7313.640.600.000.0025.00
1954New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB31411030003001300000.273.333.273.6063012.375.000.0918.3325.003.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1028171003006600000.250.382.286.6688134.318.036.25017.6517.651.000.000.0014.29

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1958San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn35Pitching Coach1548074.51912.03Bill Rigney
1959San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn36First Base Coach1548371.5394.03Bill Rigney
1960San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn37First Base Coach1547975.51316.05Bill Rigney,Tom Sheehan
1961San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn38First Base Coach1548569.5528.03Alvin Dark
1962San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn39First Base Coach16510362.624--1Alvin DarkLost World Series (Yankees)
1963San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn40First Base Coach1628874.54311.03Alvin Dark
1964New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn41First Base Coach16253109.32740.010Casey Stengel
1965New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn42First Base Coach16250112.30947.010Wes Westrum,Casey Stengel
1965New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn42Manager16250112.30947.010 
1966New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn43Manager1616695.41028.59 
1967New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn44Manager16261101.37740.510 
1968San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn45First Base Coach1628874.5439.02Herman Franks
1969San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn46First Base Coach1629072.5563.02Clyde King
1970San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn47First Base Coach1628676.53116.03Charlie Fox,Clyde King
1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn48First Base Coach1629072.556--1Charlie FoxLost NLCS (Pirates)
1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn51Manager1627290.44430.05 
1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBMLBsfn52Manager1618081.49727.53 
* 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 DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1957-12-18Released by Giants. 
* 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.