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Joe GinsbergTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1948-1962 MLB Years: 1948-1962
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PositionsC-574Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMyron Nathan Ginsberg
Height5-11Weight180BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 11,1926PlaceNew York,New York
Death DateNovember 2,2012 [86.022]
High SchoolCooley (Detroit,MI)
MLB DebutSeptember 15,1948 [21.339]
OrganizationsBAL [5] DET [5] CHA [2] CLE [2] BOS [1] KC1 [1] NYN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11913Retrosheet IDginsj101MLBAM ID114828
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed49Power32Contact63XBH32RBIs59Runs27Hitting56Durability35Team.486Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet1c2111367130001003100001.361.410.361.77113039.371.000.083.3707.692.560.330.000.000.00
1950Detroit TigersALMLBdet26c2336951222600121011612002.232.318.295.613286109.247.063.189.29510.095.500.550.000.0027.27
1951Detroit TigersALMLBdet26c24102304447910283702432122008.260.355.385.74011720351.258.125.260.34812.255.980.492.2838.0025.32
1952Detroit TigersALMLBdet1c25113307296813263611512133009.221.338.336.67410321364.221.115.280.32314.015.770.411.6551.1730.88
1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet2c26185361620030010111000.302.422.340.76218265.308.038.226.36715.381.540.100.000.0012.50
1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle15c26461091031400100014413004.284.371.321.692354127.295.037.165.33011.023.150.290.000.0012.90
1953Totals for AL-AL         641621647600130024524004.290.388.327.715536192.299.037.185.34312.502.600.210.000.0012.77
1954Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle15c2732010101000010000.500.6671.5002.167313.5001.0001.000.8050.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc19c297119515488111211231700237.246.323.313.6366110220.263.067.185.28910.457.730.740.45195.0020.83
1956Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22c291528020002002401102.071.129.071.2002032.080.000.071.1046.2512.502.000.000.000.00
1956Totals for AL-AL         8622315508111411252101339.224.299.283.5826310252.240.059.170.2669.928.330.840.40223.0020.00
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22c308517515488211821181922414.274.342.360.7026311201.296.086.194.3168.969.451.060.50175.0022.92
1958Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22c31611094231031600131420210.211.302.303.605334126.213.092.211.27710.3211.111.082.3836.3317.39
1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22c326516614302011410211300336.181.268.211.479353190.187.030.163.22311.056.840.620.53166.0010.00
1960Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22c331430381006006101011.267.389.300.6899137.276.033.233.31916.222.700.170.000.0012.50
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28c33287581940091010811101.253.345.307.65223488.279.054.200.30511.369.090.800.000.0021.05
1960Totals for AL-AL         421051127500151016912112.257.358.305.663325125.278.048.210.30912.807.200.560.000.0018.52
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28c3463000000001201000.000.250.000.250005.000.000.333.17720.0040.002.000.000.000.00
1961Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24c341924160005000200001.250.250.250.5006024.273.000.000.2260.008.330.000.000.000.00
1961Totals for AL-AL         2527160005001401001.222.250.222.4726029.261.000.037.2193.4513.794.000.000.000.00
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn12c3525000000000100000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter69517161684145982018275226135141713946.241.332.320.652549871986.250.079.212.00011.386.800.601.0185.8021.01
Detroit Tigers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2807959819831414892311850780020.249.351.351.70227949928.252.102.249.00012.725.390.421.5156.7924.75
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter240508361111225563160514410613.219.301.280.58114219586.229.061.183.00010.248.700.850.85101.6017.12
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7119515488111211231700237.246.323.313.6366110220.263.067.185.00010.457.730.740.45195.0020.83
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter491111032410110014423004.288.378.342.720385130.299.054.180.00010.773.080.290.000.0015.63
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3478819400910111012101.244.341.295.63623493.275.051.205.00011.8310.750.910.000.0021.05
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1924160005000200001.250.250.250.5006024.273.000.000.0000.008.330.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25000000000100000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624003997142542215331343211.241.332.320.65212820463.250.079.212.00011.386.800.601.0185.8021.01

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet21C11--464335350.9434.55------11100.07.1
1950Detroit TigersALMLBdet23C31--97823107105.9813.39-----23686.120.1
1951Detroit TigersALMLBdet24C95--38856107454444.9784.67-----610293.161.7
1952Detroit TigersALMLBdet25C101--4424187491483.9844.78-----811389.465.6
1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26C39--1301052145140.9663.59-----24684.825.3
1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet26C15--7112128483.9885.53-----21883.39.7
1954Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27C1--1---111.0001.00------333.30.6
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc129C57--2382833269266.9894.67-----57180.337.0
1956Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29C8--313--34341.0004.25------1553.35.2
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30C66--2522046276272.9864.12-----68577.643.4
1958Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31C39--156812165164.9944.21-----26163.925.5
1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32C62--2412924272270.9934.35-----216595.440.3
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33C25--12981-138137.9935.48------2889.316.2
1960Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33C14--5944-6763.9404.50-----814100.09.1
1961Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34C6--111--12121.0002.00-----11931.63.7
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34C2--3---331.0001.50------633.31.2
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn35C2--92-111111.0005.50------2100.01.3
MLB Totals for C - 13 season(s)-   C574--2304234444025822538.9834.42-----635740.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet21-11---------
1950Detroit TigersALMLBdet23-31---------
1951Detroit TigersALMLBdet24-95---------
1952Detroit TigersALMLBdet25-101---------
1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26-39---------
1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet26-15---------
1954Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27-1---------
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc129-57---------
1956Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29-8---------
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30-66---------
1958Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31-39---------
1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32-62---------
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33-25---------
1960Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33-14---------
1961Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34-6---------
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34-2---------
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn35-2---------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1962-05-01Released by Mets. 
1962-01-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1961-10-20Released by Red Sox. 
1961-05-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1961-05-15Released by White Sox. 
1960-06-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1960-06-15Released by Orioles. 
1960-04-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1960-04-18Released by Orioles. 
1956-08-17TradeTraded by Athletics to Orioles for Hal Smith. 
1955-09-10Purchased by Athletics from Seattle (PCL). 
1953-06-15TradeTraded by Tigers with Bill Wight, Owen Friend and Art Houtteman to Indians for Dick Weik, Steve Gromek, Al Aber and Ray Boone. 
1944-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
* 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.