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Lou BrockTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1961-1979 MLB Years: 1961-1979
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-2507Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLouis Clark Brock
Height5-11Weight170BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 18,1939 [79.178]PlaceEl Dorado,Arkansas
High SchoolUnion (Mer Rouge,LA)
CollegeSouthern University (Baton Rouge,LA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1960 by the Chicago Cubs.
Signing Bonus$30,000
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1961 [22.084]
OrganizationsSLN [16] CHN [4] Awards8Awards Voting10-504
TBC Player ID9237Retrosheet IDbrocl102MLBAM ID111495
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on May 27, 1975 ... The St. Louis Cardinals retired his #20 on September 9, 1979
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed98Power61Contact54XBH51RBIs47Runs81Hitting86Durability81Team.499Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1961St. CloudNorthernInd-221285011171813361482000000000.361.361.535.89626853501.343.174.174.3920.000.000.002.7935.7929.28
1961Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24of22411110000001300000.091.167.091.2581012.125.000.091.1348.3325.003.000.000.000.00
1962Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24of2312343473114247935167359630545.263.319.412.73117940477.314.149.251.3227.3420.132.741.8948.2235.09
1963Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24of2414854779141191193724123112242422.258.300.382.68220939588.314.124.203.3035.2720.753.941.5360.7827.66
1964Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24of2552215305492214103134021003.251.300.340.6407313231.301.089.181.2885.6317.323.080.87107.5024.07
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of2510341981146219124433152787212402.348.387.527.91422142464.414.179.286.4005.8218.753.222.5934.9228.77
1964Totals for NL-NL         15563411120030111458431840127413405.315.358.464.82229455695.374.149.251.3635.7618.273.182.0145.2927.50
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of2615563110718235816696327451161011062.288.345.445.79028159697.333.157.285.3506.4616.642.582.3039.4432.42
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of27156643941832412154674183113430167.285.320.429.74927651678.339.144.280.3274.5719.764.322.2142.8727.87
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of281596891132063212217652182410962366.299.327.472.79932565724.329.173.257.3543.3115.064.542.9032.8131.55
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of2915966092184461465162124612431274.279.328.418.74627666712.335.139.285.3356.4617.422.700.84110.0035.87
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of301576559719533101247531450115221152.298.349.434.78328455710.346.136.272.3477.0416.202.301.6954.5828.21
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of311556641142022951357511560991131210.304.361.422.78328047729.341.118.262.3488.2313.581.651.7851.0823.27
1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of3215764012620037776164197610711255.313.385.425.81027251720.366.112.302.36810.5614.861.410.9791.4325.50
1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of331536218119326834263184793133126.311.359.393.75224437675.360.082.230.3386.9613.781.980.44207.0019.17
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of34160650110193298763702071112015159.297.364.398.76225944727.347.101.288.3419.7715.411.580.9692.8622.80
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of35153635105194257348118336188221168.306.368.381.74924235701.350.075.306.3398.7012.551.440.43211.6718.04
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of36136528781632763475616386433067.309.359.400.75921136572.347.091.239.3466.6411.191.680.52176.0022.09
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of371334987315024546756193575146719.301.344.394.73819633544.344.093.237.3356.4313.792.140.74124.5022.00
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of38141489691332262463524307420026.272.317.354.67117330521.317.082.166.3015.7614.202.470.38244.5022.56
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of3992298316690012175172901124.221.263.252.515759317.244.031.128.2375.369.151.710.000.0013.64
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20of40120405561231545382112234330517.304.342.398.74016124436.326.094.173.3315.289.861.871.1581.0019.51
MLB Totals - 19 Season(s)Filter261610332161030234861411499009383077611730494746124114.293.343.410.753423877611235.338.117.252.0006.7715.402.271.3369.3425.67
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1285011171813361482000000000.361.361.535.89626853501.343.174.174.0000.000.000.002.7935.7929.28
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter22899125142727134341211298148882856811469404437118104.297.347.414.76137766849927.342.117.257.0006.8614.802.161.3070.7425.21
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter327120718331052202086502280261939610.257.306.383.689462921308.310.126.215.0006.1219.953.261.5360.3529.68
Average MLB - Per 162 games16264010018730995658194710733387.293.343.410.75326248696.338.117.252.0006.7715.402.271.3369.3425.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1961Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22OF3--6-2-86.7502.00------475.01.9
1962Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23OF106--243792259250.9652.36------12386.265.4
1963Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24OF140--2691787294286.9732.04------14894.686.4
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25OF102--180710-197187.9491.83------10399.063.0
1964Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25OF52--868419894.9591.81------52100.032.1
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26OF153--27211121295283.9591.85------15598.795.0
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27OF154--2699191297278.9361.81------15698.795.1
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28OF157--27212132297284.9561.81------15998.797.5
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29OF156--2699141292278.9521.78------15998.196.3
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30OF157--2557142276262.9491.67------157100.096.9
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31OF152--2479102266256.9621.68------15598.193.8
1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32OF157--2627143283269.9511.71------157100.096.9
1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33OF149-13032536131272259.9521.740.20-----15397.495.5
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34OF159-13833103121325313.9631.970.23-----16099.498.1
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35OF152--2838102301291.9671.91------15399.394.4
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36OF128--24759-261252.9661.97------13694.179.0
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37OF123--22164-231227.9831.85------13392.575.9
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38OF130--184291195186.9541.43------14192.280.2
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39OF79--11423-119116.9751.47------9285.948.8
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40OF98--152772166159.9581.62------12081.760.5
MLB Totals for OF - 19 season(s)-   OF2507-268643941421962947324536.9591.811.69-----25070.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1961Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22---------3-
1962Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23---------106-
1963Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24---------140-
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25---------102-
1964Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25---------52-
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26---------153-
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27---------154-
1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28---------157-
1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29---------156-
1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30---------157-
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31---------152-
1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32---------157-
1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33---------149-
1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34---------159-
1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35---------152-
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36---------128-
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37---------123-
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38---------130-
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln39---------79-
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40---------98-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1964St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB25730292015000300000.300.300.467.76714330.308.167.1670.0010.000.003.3330.0033.33
1967St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB287298122113702300000.414.452.6551.10719431.440.241.5526.459.681.503.2329.0033.33
1968St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB297286133125703400000.464.516.8571.37324631.500.393.7509.6812.901.336.4514.0046.15
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs218716347241314051000000.391.424.6551.079571392.411.264.4835.4310.872.004.3521.7538.24

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1981Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha42Broadcaster1065452.5098.53Tony La Russa
* 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

Awards [8]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1971MLB Player of the Month (May)1
1974NL Player of the Month (August)1
1975Roberto Clemente Award1
1977National League Player of the Week (August 29-September 4)1
1979National League Player of the Week (August 13-August 19) ... National League Player of the Week (April 30-May 6) ... NL Comeback Player of the Year ... NL Player of the Month (May)4

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1964-06-15TradeTraded by Cubs with Paul Toth and Jack Spring to Cardinals for Doug Clemens, Bobby Shantz and Ernie Broglio. 
1960-08-22ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs. 
* 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.