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Merv Shea

+ Played in Major Leagues 1927-1944
Biography Data
Positions: C-407
Proper Name: Mervyn David John Shea
Born: September 5, 1900
Place San Francisco, California
Death January 27, 1953
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 175 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:April 23,1927 (26.230)
TBC Player ID:17896
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Career Activity
Organizations:DET, SLA, BOS, CHA, BRO
Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
25 42 87 29 31

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Batting Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

1927Detroit TigersALMLB-detc26348551563090071502 .176.239.318557.141.224.2142.14--2794
1928Detroit TigersALMLB-detc27398582023092291112 .235.316.329645.094.200.2701.22--2897
1929Detroit TigersALMLB-detc285016223476032421191801 .290.365.383748.093.216.3120.9554.062182
1933Boston Red SoxALMLB9bosc321656183008004700 .143.200.196396.054.125.1631.75--1160
1933St. Louis BrownsALMLB8slac3294279267311112720432603 .262.360.319679.057.219.2860.60279.089325
1934Chicago White SoxALMLB15chac3362176828300501241902 .159.260.176436.017.148.1780.79--31202
1935Chicago White SoxALMLB15chac3446122828200130030902 .230.382.246628.016.262.2480.30--30154
1936Chicago White SoxALMLB15chac351424330002006501 .125.300.125425.000.250.1580.83--331
1937Chicago White SoxALMLB15chac362571715100510151000 .211.349.225574.014.239.2460.67--1686
1938Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB26
1939Detroit TigersALMLB30detc38420000000001000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
1944Philadelphia PhilliesMLBMLB25phic43715240011044001.267.421.467888.200.467.3001.0015.0719
MLB Totals (11 Seasons)4391197105263397511584189145101303.220.327.277604.057.218.2460.77239.43311400
MLB: Average per 162 Games162442399714324231705400501.220.327.277604.057.218.2460.77239.4122517
Chicago White Sox (4 seasons)14739326746002511754300500.188.318.204522.015.206.2110.57--80473
Detroit Tigers (4 seasons)127334368214634243354510500.246.319.350669.105.213.2761.29111.3117375
Baltimore Orioles (1 seasons)94279267311112720432600300.262.360.319679.057.219.2860.60279.089325
Los Angeles Dodgers (1 seasons)4812014225001210282000002.183.338.225563.042.283.2200.71--27148
Boston Red Sox (1 seasons)1656183008004700000.143.200.196396.054.125.1631.75--1160
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
1927Detroit TigersALMLBC31 941761.949--32.23
1928Detroit TigersALMLBC30 932462.951--35.10
1929Detroit TigersALMLBC46 1573274.964--36.98
1933Boston Red SoxALMLBC16 4811021.000--33.19
1933St. Louis BrownsALMLBC85 32860215.995--41.08
1934Chicago White SoxALMLBC60 2403584.972--41.25
1935Chicago White SoxALMLBC43 1613022.990--39.98
1936Chicago White SoxALMLBC14 323001.000--22.50
1937Chicago White SoxALMLBC25 912141.966--40.32
1938Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBC47 1491942.977--32.17
1939Detroit TigersALMLBC4 1010.500--2.25
1944Philadelphia PhilliesMLBMLBC6 18210.952--30.00
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLBC407014122544133.976--36.84

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