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Loren BabeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1952-1953 MLB Years: 1952-1953
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Positions3B-107, SS-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLoren Rolland Babe
Born DateJanuary 11,1928PlacePisgah,Iowa
Death DateFebruary 14,1984 [56.034]
High SchoolCreighton Preparatory School (Omaha,NE)
MLB DebutAugust 19,1952 [24.221]
OrganizationsNYA [2] PHA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8345Retrosheet IDbabel101MLBAM ID110414
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed58Power39Contact45XBH74RBIs14Runs19Hitting25Durability39Team.551Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya383b241221121000104400000.
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya383b25518261026000200000.333.333.7221.05513318.286.389.389.4570.0011.110.0011.119.0050.00
1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha33b25103343347716202001352023009.224.300.283.5839718383.
1953Totals for AL-AL         108361368317222601352223009.230.302.305.60711021401.
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter120382378518222611392623009.
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103343347716202001352023009.224.300.283.5839718383.
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1739382026104600000.205.279.410.68916443.194.205.333.0009.3013.951.504.6519.5050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16251650115243335115335340012.

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya243B9--416232220.9092.22------1275.05.8
1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha253B93--1141921624322306.9503.29------10390.360.4
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya253B5--815232523.9204.60------5100.03.3
1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25SS1---------------1031.00.6
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B107--1262232030369349.9463.26------1070.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya24-----9-----
1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25----193-----
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya25-----5-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
1967New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya39First Base Coach1627290.44420.09Ralph Houk
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha52Assistant Coach1607090.43826.05Tony La Russa
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha55Assistant Coach1629963.611--1Tony La RussaLost ALCS (Orioles)
* 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
1953-12-16TradeTraded by Athletics with Carmen Mauro, Tom Hamilton, Eddie Robinson and Harry Byrd to Yankees for Bill Renna, Vic Power, Jim Finigan, Jim Robertson, Johnny Gray and Don Bollweg. 
1953-04-26Purchased by Athletics from Yankees. 
1945-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.