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Jim BaumerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1949-1961 MLB Years: 1949-1961
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Positions2B-9, SS-7Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Sloan Baumer
Born DateJanuary 29,1931PlaceTulsa,Oklahoma
Death DateJuly 8,1996 [65.160]
High SchoolBroken Arrow (Broken Arrow,OK)
MLB DebutSeptember 14,1949 [18.228]
OrganizationsCHA [1] CIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8589Retrosheet IDbaumj102MLBAM ID110703
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed31Power1Contact9XBH7RBIs1Runs1Hitting10Durability6Team.506Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
1949Chicago White SoxALMLBcha58ss18810241102002120000.400.571.7001.2717214.444.300.500.56514.297.140.500.000.0050.00
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin112b301024030000000901000.
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18342711020021021000.
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1024030000000901000.
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter810241102002120000.400.571.7001.2717214.444.300.500.00014.297.140.500.000.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162306186399018001890189000.

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
1949Chicago White SoxALMLBcha18SS7--312141615.9382.14------887.54.5
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin302B9--1814-232321.0003.56------1090.05.8
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B9--1814-232321.0003.56------90.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS7--312141615.9382.14------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1949Chicago White SoxALMLBcha18----7------
1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30---9-------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
1975Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil44General Manager1626894.42028.05Harvey Kuenn,Del Crandall
1976Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil45General Manager1616695.41032.06Alex Grammas
1977Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil46General Manager1626795.41433.06Alex Grammas
* 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
1961-05-10TradeTraded by Reds to Tigers for Dick Gernert. 
1951-10-10TradeTraded by White Sox with Bill Fischer, Dick Duffy, Jerry Dahlke and Marv Rotblatt to Seattle (PCL) for Hal Brown and Marv Grissom. 
1949-09-13ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent (bonus baby) by White Sox. 
* 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.