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Joe BushTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1912-1928 MLB Years: 1912-1928
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-489, OF-9Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLeslie Ambrose Bush
Height5-9Weight173BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 27,1892PlaceBrainerd,Minnesota
Death DateNovember 1,1974 [81.339]
High SchoolBrainerd (Brainerd,MN)
MLB DebutSeptember 30,1912 [19.307]
OrganizationsPHA [7] BOS [4] NYA [3] PIT [2] NY1 [1] SLA [1] WS1 [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-19
TBC Player ID9473Retrosheet IDbushj102MLBAM ID111793
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Player Notes:   Threw a no-hitter on August 26,1916 against the Cleveland Indians ... Opening day starter for Philadelphia Athletics in 1914,1916 and St. Louis Browns in 1925
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts78Walks30Hittable62SO/BB53vsPower62Hitting48Durability76Team.531Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1912Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-ST19007.8811000008.0141070430002.2515.75--4.503.380.75-3.60
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-S/R201563.8239162361203200.01999785366818101.328.940.132.973.641.23.7142.93
1914Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-S/R2116123.06382216142103206.018484702811093001.298.040.093.544.761.35.5712.68
1915Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-S/R225154.14251878050145.213786673898910001.558.460.195.505.501.00.2503.29
1916Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-ST2315242.574033725860286.222210982313015715001.236.970.094.084.931.21.3852.72
1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-ST2411172.473731617452233.02071016431111217001.367.980.124.284.671.09.3932.82
1918Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST2515152.113631526742272.224188643911255001.227.950.103.004.131.37.5002.46
1919Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-S/R26005.0032100009.011550431001.6711.00--4.003.000.75-3.15
1920Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST2715154.253532318031243.2287138115394884001.5610.600.113.473.250.94.5003.34
1921Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST281693.503732521341254.0244111991093967001.338.630.353.293.401.03.6403.96
1922New York YankeesALMLBnya-ST292673.313930920083255.0240109941685925001.278.460.563.003.241.08.7884.10
1923New York YankeesALMLBnya-ST3019153.433730722350275.2263115105711712512001.388.590.233.824.081.07.5593.63
1924New York YankeesALMLBnya-ST3117163.573931819361252.02621171009109807001.479.360.323.892.860.73.5154.17
1925St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-ST3214145.093328515230208.22301291181891634001.549.920.783.922.720.69.5004.93
1926Washington Senators IALMLBws1-ST33186.6912111301071.0835453635270001.6510.470.764.423.410.77.1114.72
1926Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-S/R33663.01191189243110.2974537735380001.197.890.572.853.091.09.5004.00
1927Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-S/R341213.5053200106.21414101511002.8518.901.356.751.350.20.3336.93
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny1-S/R34117.50321101012.01810101560001.9213.500.753.754.501.20.5004.36
1928Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-Rel35215.091129107135.0392120118151001.619.930.254.583.820.83.6673.95
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter1951833.514893661232253593203082.0299214431205961263131990101.388.720.283.683.851.04.5160.78
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter64753.191911236871155391113.010025083951549957544101.358.090.124.034.641.15.460-
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter62383.441159124616194782.17653412993231129724001.378.790.373.573.410.95.620-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter46393.2711197146510114778.27833422831628231217001.379.040.183.263.601.11.541-
St. Louis Browns Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14145.093328515230208.22301291181891634001.549.920.783.922.720.69.500-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter783.612414109253116.01115947840391001.298.510.613.072.990.98.467-
Washington Senators I Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter186.6912111301071.0835453635270001.6510.470.764.423.410.77.111-
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter117.50321101012.01810101560001.9213.500.753.754.501.20.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14133.513526916271220.021310386790946001.388.720.283.683.851.04.5190.78

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1912Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p1914120103000000000.500.5001.0001.500414.500.500.500.6710.000.000.000.000.0050.00
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p20397081131010022102000.157.181.229.41016474.224.072.100.1962.7028.3810.500.000.0036.36
1914Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p21387461440180022504000.189.211.284.49521580.271.095.122.2372.5031.2512.501.2574.0035.71
1915Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p2225492700000012202000.143.160.143.3037052.259.000.020.1491.9242.3122.000.000.000.00
1916Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p234110041440060002302000.140.140.180.320184102.182.040.040.1530.0022.550.000.000.0028.57
1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p24378091621040051200000.200.247.250.49720385.235.050.113.2455.8814.122.400.000.0018.75
1918Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p253698827320140061101000.276.317.347.664345105.310.071.133.3245.7110.481.830.000.0018.52
1919Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p2655120002000100000.400.400.400.800205.500.000.000.3800.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1920Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p2745102142520070291503000.245.306.265.571272114.287.020.088.2807.8913.161.670.000.008.00
1921Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p28501201939540172031403000.325.341.433.774529126.368.108.150.3522.3811.114.670.000.0023.08
1922New York YankeesALMLBnya-p2939951531620120131105000.326.347.432.779418103.369.106.126.3562.9110.683.670.000.0025.81
1923New York YankeesALMLBnya-p3038113123153219003800000.274.293.425.7184810116.282.151.177.3262.596.902.671.7256.5032.26
1924New York YankeesALMLBnya-p3160124134293114007601000.339.374.484.8586013132.350.145.202.3935.304.550.860.76124.0030.95
1925St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-p32571021026120218206801000.255.296.431.7274414109.261.176.255.3275.507.341.331.8351.0053.85
1926Washington Senators IALMLBws1-p331730170003013200000.233.303.233.5367033.250.000.067.2689.096.060.670.000.000.00
1926Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p33284951340170011000000.265.280.408.68820550.316.143.163.3142.0020.0010.002.0049.0038.46
1926Totals for MLB-MLB         4579620401100141200000.253.289.342.63127583.288.089.127.2964.8214.463.001.2079.0025.00
1927Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-p3475030002001100000.600.667.6001.267306.750.000.200.59416.6716.671.000.000.000.00
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny1-p3434020000000000000.500.500.5001.000204.500.000.000.4700.000.000.000.000.000.00
1926Totals for NL-NL         109050002001100000.556.600.5561.1565010.625.000.111.54510.0010.001.000.000.000.00
1928Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p351515010000001200000.067.125.067.1921016.077.000.067.1056.2512.502.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter5811239128313591771374453192024000.253.283.345.628427831316.294.092.135.0004.0314.593.620.53177.0026.52
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter19639230651331220011105010000.166.189.222.4118717413.224.056.084.0002.6625.429.550.24392.0026.15
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1373324010420834501132506000.313.339.449.78814931351.332.136.172.0003.707.121.920.85110.6729.81
Boston Red Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter136325429310604022184107000.286.324.354.67811516350.327.068.123.0005.1411.712.280.000.0017.20
St. Louis Browns Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter571021026120218206801000.255.296.431.7274414109.261.176.255.0005.507.341.331.8351.0053.85
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter355451640190021100000.296.321.426.74723556.357.130.167.0003.5719.645.501.7954.0031.25
Washington Senators I Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1730170003013200000.233.303.233.5367033.250.000.067.0009.096.060.670.000.000.00
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter34020000000000000.500.500.5001.000204.500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162345368716523811155407000.253.283.345.62811923367.294.092.135.0004.0314.593.620.53177.0026.52

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1912Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha19P1-8111132.6672.000.25-----1100.00.7
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha20P39-2001574249189.9782.280.45-----39100.025.5
1914Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha21P38-206855316663.9551.660.31-----38100.025.0
1915Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha22P25-145739334946.9391.840.32-----25100.016.4
1916Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha23P40-286199468119113.9502.830.40-----4197.626.1
1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24P37-23320616-8781.9312.190.35-----37100.024.2
1918Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25P36-2721681259997.9802.690.36-----36100.028.6
1919Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P3-9-2-1221.0000.670.22-----560.02.2
1920Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P35-2432466479490.9572.570.37-----4577.822.9
1920Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27OF2--1---111.0000.50------454.41.3
1921Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P37-25413641-7877.9872.080.30-----5074.024.0
1921Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28OF4--2---221.0000.50------508.02.6
1922New York YankeesALMLBnya29P39-2551661-477771.0001.970.30-----39100.025.3
1923New York YankeesALMLBnya30P37-2751574339289.9672.410.32-----3897.424.3
1924New York YankeesALMLBnya31P39-2522460148584.9882.150.33-----6065.025.7
1925St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla32P33-2081754-571711.0002.150.34-----5757.921.6
1925St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla32OF1---------------571.80.7
1926Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33P19-110521-126261.0001.370.24-----2867.912.4
1926Washington Senators IALMLBws133P12-71318222321.9131.750.30-----1770.68.0
1926Washington Senators IALMLBws133OF1--1---111.0001.00------175.90.7
1927Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34P5-6-2--221.0000.400.33-----771.43.2
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny134P3-12-2--221.0000.670.17-----3100.01.9
1928Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha35P11-35510-115151.0001.360.43-----1573.37.2
1928Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha35OF1--1---111.0001.00------156.70.7
MLB Totals for P - 17 season(s)-   P489-3080208839345010811047.9692.140.34-----4890.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF9--5---551.0000.56------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1912Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha191----------
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2039----------
1914Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2138----------
1915Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2225----------
1916Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2340----------
1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2437----------
1918Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2536----------
1919Boston Red SoxALMLBbos263----------
1920Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2735--------2-
1921Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2837--------4-
1922New York YankeesALMLBnya2939----------
1923New York YankeesALMLBnya3037----------
1924New York YankeesALMLBnya3139----------
1925St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla3233--------1-
1926Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3319----------
1926Washington Senators IALMLBws13312--------1-
1927Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit345----------
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny1343----------
1928Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha3511--------1-

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1913Philadelphia AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB20101.001109.0514301.005.000.004.003.000.750.001.000
1914Philadelphia AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB21013.2711011.0944401.187.360.003.273.271.000.00.000
1918Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB25013.002119.0733001.117.000.003.000.000.000.00.000
1922New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB29024.8021015.02185601.7312.600.003.003.601.200.00.000
1923New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB30111.0831016.2724500.683.780.002.162.701.250.00.500
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 5 yrs252.67909500160.74901802018001.147.270.002.972.670.900.00.286

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1913Philadelphia AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB2014010000000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1914Philadelphia AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB2115000000000200000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1918Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB2522000000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.50033.330.000.000.000.000.00
1922New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB2926010001000000000.167.167.167.334106.167.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1923New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3047231001001100000.429.500.5711.071418.500.142.28612.5012.501.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 5 yrs1024251002002400000.208.269.250.5196126.250.042.1257.6915.382.000.000.0020.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2026-02-01TradeTraded by Browns with Jack Tobin to Senators for Win Ballou and Tom Zachary. 
2024-12-17TradeTraded by Yankees with Joe Giard and Milt Gaston to Browns for Urban Shocker. 
2021-12-20TradeTraded by Red Sox with Sam Jones and Everett Scott to Yankees for Bill Piercy, Rip Collins, Jack Quinn and Roger Peckinpaugh. 
2017-12-14TradeTraded by Athletics with Wally Schang and Amos Strunk to Red Sox for Pinch Thomas, Merlin Kopp, Vean Gregg and Cash. 
1926-07-01Purchased by Pirates from Senators. 
* 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.