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Burgess WhiteheadTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1933-1946 MLB Years: 1933-1946
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Positions2B-718, 3B-116, SS-53Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBurgess Urquhart Whitehead
Height5-10Weight160BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 29,1910PlaceTarboro,North Carolina
Death DateNovember 25,1993 [83.149]
CollegeUniversity of North Carolina (Chapel Hill,NC)
MLB DebutApril 30,1933 [22.305]
OrganizationsNY1 [5] SLN [3] PIT [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-6
TBC Player ID19613Retrosheet IDwhitb101MLBAM ID124197
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed83Power30Contact27XBH27RBIs52Runs61Hitting55Durability67Team.542Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln14ss23127220001000101001.286.286.286.572208.333.000.000.2670.0012.500.000.000.000.00
1934St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln142b-ss24100332559213512450121949003.277.310.355.66511819357.292.078.130.3083.365.321.580.28332.0020.65
1935St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln142b25107338458910203350111418005.263.289.305.59410312358.275.042.089.2773.073.911.270.000.0013.48
1936New York GiantsNLMLBny172b261546329917631344714029327170018.278.317.356.67322538685.289.078.146.3144.234.671.100.58158.0021.59
1937New York GiantsNLMLBny172b2715257464164156552702820470011.286.323.359.68220626613.290.073.134.3174.573.260.710.82114.8015.85
1939New York GiantsNLMLBny122b2995335318063224102419560015.239.299.293.5929811370.248.054.128.2836.495.140.790.54167.5013.75
1940New York GiantsNLMLBny17,243b-2b301335686816096436902617570016.282.319.340.65919319606.285.058.120.3064.292.810.650.66142.0011.88
1941New York GiantsNLMLBny172b3111640341921541237014102100018.228.258.293.55111820429.232.065.117.2583.262.330.710.23403.0021.74
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit92b365512710281205306612003.220.261.260.521333136.231.040.110.2504.414.411.000.000.0010.71
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter9243316415883100311724551015013829670090.266.304.331.63510961483562.274.065.125.0004.213.870.920.48195.0616.76
New York Giants Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter65025123036727622161823801219823470078.268.307.334.6418401142703.274.066.130.0004.483.630.810.59157.0016.96
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2196771021832371581002334518009.270.299.329.62822331723.283.059.108.0003.184.701.480.14677.0016.94
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5512710281205306612003.220.261.260.521333136.231.040.110.0004.414.411.000.000.0010.71
Average MLB - Per 162 games162581731551853439026245120016.266.304.331.63519226625.274.065.125.0004.213.870.920.48195.0616.76

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23SS9--33-1661.0000.67------1275.05.9
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln232B3--14--551.0001.67------1225.02.0
1934St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln242B48--88140927237228.9624.75------10048.031.4
1934St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24SS29--4033457773.9482.52------10029.019.0
1934St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln243B28--3047368077.9632.75------10028.018.3
1935St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln252B80--172218843398390.9804.88------10774.851.9
1935St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln253B8--712122019.9502.38------1077.55.2
1935St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25SS6--910122019.9503.17------1075.63.9
1936New York GiantsNLMLBny1262B153--442552321071026994.9696.50------15499.499.4
1937New York GiantsNLMLBny1272B152--39451424106932908.9745.97------152100.0100.0
1939New York GiantsNLMLBny1292B91--2323201760569552.9706.07------9595.860.3
1939New York GiantsNLMLBny129SS4--715-222221.0005.50------954.22.6
1939New York GiantsNLMLBny1293B1--11-1221.0002.00------951.10.7
1940New York GiantsNLMLBny1303B74--68130115209198.9472.68------13355.648.7
1940New York GiantsNLMLBny1302B57--164200545369364.9866.39------13342.937.5
1940New York GiantsNLMLBny130SS4--66--12121.0003.00------1333.02.6
1941New York GiantsNLMLBny1312B104--2882851860591573.9705.51------11689.768.0
1941New York GiantsNLMLBny1313B1---------------1160.90.7
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit362B30--6664514135130.9634.33------5554.519.5
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit363B4---1--111.0000.25------557.32.6
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36SS1---1--111.0001.00------551.80.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 9 season(s)-   2B718--1847229711846242624144.9725.77------7180.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B116--1061911514312297.9522.56------1160.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS53--6568510138133.9642.51------530.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23---39------
1934St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24---482928-----
1935St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25---8068-----
1936New York GiantsNLMLBny126---153-------
1937New York GiantsNLMLBny127---152-------
1939New York GiantsNLMLBny129---9141-----
1940New York GiantsNLMLBny130---57474-----
1941New York GiantsNLMLBny131---104-1-----
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36---3014-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1936New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB26621110002001300000.048.091.048.1391022.056.000.0484.5513.643.000.000.000.00
1937New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB27516142000102000000.250.333.375.7086218.250.125.31311.110.000.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1137252002103300000.135.200.189.3897240.147.054.1627.507.501.000.000.0040.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1947-01-24Released by Pirates. 
1935-12-09TradeTraded by Cardinals to Giants for Phil Weintraub, Roy Parmelee 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.