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Boom-Boom Beck

Walter William Beck

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 200 lb.

Born: October 16, 1904 in Decatur, Illinois, US
Died: May 7, 1987 in Champaign, Illinois, US

Major League Stats

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1925 20 -6.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs D-B 13 9 .591 1.82 33 203.0 182 41 70 1.241 8.1 3.1
1925 20 -6.2 Marlin/Palestine TEXA D 13 8 .619 2.12 28 174.0 135 41 59 1.115 7.0 3.1
1925 20 -7.1 Bloomington IIIL B 0 1 .000 5 29.0 47 11 2.000 14.6 3.4
1926 21 -4.6 Tulsa WL A 18 17 .514 51 304.0 332 186 170 1.651 9.8 5.0
1927 22 -4.7 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 10 10 .500 0.44 29 163.0 173 94 8 67 1.472 9.6 3.7
1927 22 -4.4 Tulsa WL A 10 9 .526 24 148.0 158 83 58 1.459 9.6 3.5
1927 22 -7.4 Milwaukee AA AA 0 1 .000 4.80 5 15.0 15 11 8 9 1.600 9.0 5.4
1929 24 -5.6 3 Teams 3 Lgs A-AA 13 14 .481 3.54 35 206.0 222 101 81 62 1.379 9.7 2.7
1929 24 -5.6 Chattanooga SOUA A 12 11 .522 3.39 26 186.0 192 89 70 47 1.285 9.3 2.3
1929 24 -5.6 Louisville AA AA 1 3 .250 5.00 8 18.0 28 11 10 13 2.278 14.0 6.5
1929 24 -4.1 Buffalo IL AA 0 0 4.50 1 2.0 2 1 1 2 2.000 9.0 9.0
1930 25 -6.1 Memphis SOUA A 16 7 .696 3.83 33 228.0 240 112 97 76 1.386 9.5 3.0
1931 26 -4.2 Memphis SOUA A 19 12 .613 3.99 43 36 275.0 286 143 122 110 1.440 9.4 3.6
1932 27 -4.1 Memphis SOUA A 27 6 .818 3.20 37 284.0 286 120 101 107 1.384 9.1 3.4
1934 29 1.5 Albany IL AA 2 6 .250 7.62 10 39.0 43 39 33 26 1.769 9.9 6.0
1935 30 0.9 Mission PCL AA 23 18 .561 4.07 46 354.0 366 179 160 143 1.438 9.3 3.6
1936 31 2.8 Mission PCL AA 18 21 .462 3.73 47 304.0 321 149 126 119 1.447 9.5 3.5
1937 32 2.8 Mission PCL AA 11 22 .333 4.42 44 226.0 270 129 111 90 1.593 10.8 3.6
1938 33 3.9 2 Teams 1 Lg AA 7 10 .412 6.67 31 13 108.0 137 86 80 40 1.639 11.4 3.3
1938 33 3.9 Hollywood, Seattle PCL AA 7 10 .412 6.67 31 13 108.0 137 86 80 40 1.639 11.4 3.3
1943 38 10.2 Knoxville SOUA A1 6 4 .600 3.07 12 11 82.0 91 37 28 0 21 1.366 10.0 0.0 2.3
1946 41 16.8 York ISLG B PIT 9 7 .563 4.31 21 96.0 103 56 46 30 1.385 9.7 2.8
1947 42 14.5 Selma SEAL B PIT 3 2 .600 4.15 15 65.0 70 38 30 15 1.308 9.7 2.1
1948 43 18.1 Fort Wayne CENL A PIT 2 0 1.000 7.77 5 22.0 35 21 19 3 1.727 14.3 1.2
1950 45 18.5 Toledo AA AAA DET 2 2 .500 4.00 7 0 18.0 16 8 8 4 10 10 0 1 0 1.444 8.0 2.0 5.0 5.0 1.00
17 Seasons 199 167 .544 3.30 499 60 0 2977.0 3173 1498 1091 4 1159 10 0 1 0 1.455 9.6 0.0 3.5 0.0 0.01
D (1 season) D 13 8 .619 2.12 28 174.0 135 41 59 1.115 7.0 3.1
B (3 seasons) B 12 10 .545 3.60 41 190.0 220 94 76 56 1.453 10.4 2.7
A1 (1 season) A1 6 4 .600 3.07 12 11 82.0 91 37 28 0 21 1.366 10.0 0.0 2.3
A (7 seasons) A 104 62 .627 2.54 219 36 1447.0 1529 754 409 571 1.451 9.5 3.6
AA (7 seasons) AA 62 81 .434 4.47 192 13 1066.0 1182 605 529 442 1.523 10.0 3.7
AAA (1 season) AAA 2 2 .500 4.00 7 0 18.0 16 8 8 4 10 10 0 1 0 1.444 8.0 2.0 5.0 5.0 1.00
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1925 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs D-B
1925 20 -3.3 Marlin/Palestine TEXA D
1925 20 -6.5 Bloomington IIIL B
1927 22 -5.7 Tulsa WL A 24 58 17 3 1 0 .293 .379 22
1929 24 -4.5 3 Teams 3 Lgs A-AA 44 89 24 4 2 1 .270 .393 35
1929 24 -4.5 Chattanooga SOUA A 34 82 22 4 1 1 .268 .378 31
1929 24 -4.9 Louisville AA AA 9 7 2 0 1 0 .286 .571 4
1929 24 -4.9 Buffalo IL AA 1
1930 25 -4.6 Memphis SOUA A 34 84 16 2 0 0 .190 .214 18
1931 26 -3.1 Memphis SOUA A 43 92 27 7 0 0 .293 .370 34
1932 27 -1.9 Memphis SOUA A 38 115 31 6 0 1 .270 .348 40
1934 29 0.3 Albany IL AA 11 15 4 2 0 0 .267 .400 6
1935 30 2.5 Mission PCL AA 46 141 27 7 0 0 .191 .241 34
1936 31 3.9 Mission PCL AA 48 110 31 3 0 2 .282 .364 40
1937 32 4.4 Mission PCL AA 44 78 22 7 0 1 .282 .410 32
1938 33 4.3 2 Teams 1 Lg AA 30 38 12 2 0 0 .316 .368 14
1938 33 4.3 Hollywood PCL AA
1938 33 4.3 Hollywood,Seattle PCL AA 30 38 12 2 0 0 .316 .368 14
1938 33 4.3 Seattle PCL AA
1943 38 11.0 Knoxville SOUA A1 16 38 9 3 0 0 .237 .316 12
1946 41 16.2 York ISLG B PIT 23 39 14 3 0 1 .359 .513 20
1947 42 15.3 Selma SEAL B PIT 17 25 7 1 0 1 .280 .440 11
1948 43 17.9 Fort Wayne CENL A PIT
1949 44 21.1 Butler MATL C DET
1950 45 17.5 Toledo AA AAA DET 7 5 3 .600
17 Seasons 425 927 927 244 50 3 7 .263 .263 .343 .606 318
D (1 season) D
C (1 season) C
B (3 seasons) B 40 64 64 21 4 0 2 .328 .328 .484 .813 31
A1 (1 season) A1 16 38 38 9 3 0 0 .237 .237 .316 .553 12
A (6 seasons) A 173 431 431 113 22 2 2 .262 .262 .336 .599 145
AA (6 seasons) AA 189 389 389 98 21 1 3 .252 .252 .334 .586 130
AAA (1 season) AAA 7 5 5 3 .600 .600
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1931 26 Memphis SOUA A P 43 0.00
1932 27 Memphis SOUA A P 37 0.00
1943 38 Knoxville SOUA A1 P 12 0.00
1946 41 York ISLG B PIT P 21 0.00
1947 42 Selma SEAL B PIT P 15 0.00
1950 45 Toledo AA AAA DET P 7 0.00
6 Seasons 135 0.00
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1946 41 York ISLG B PIT 1 of 1
1947 42 Selma SEAL B PIT 1 of 2
1948 43 Fort Wayne CENL A PIT 1 of 1
1949 44 Butler MATL C DET 1 of 1
4 Seasons
B (2 seasons)
A (1 season)
C (1 season)

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1924 19 St. Louis Browns American League MLB SLB 1 1924-09-22 1924-09-22
1925 20 Bloomington Bloomers Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B
1925 20 Marlin Bathers/Palestine Pals Texas Association D
1926 21 Tulsa Oilers Western League A
1927 22 Milwaukee Brewers American Association AA
1927 22 Tulsa Oilers Western League A
1927 22 St. Louis Browns American League MLB SLB 1 1927-05-07 1927-10-02
1928 23 St. Louis Browns American League MLB SLB 1 1928-04-19 1928-07-28
1929 24 Buffalo Bisons International League AA
1929 24 Louisville Colonels American Association AA
1929 24 Chattanooga Lookouts Southern Association A
1930 25 Memphis Chickasaws Southern Association A
1931 26 Memphis Chickasaws Southern Association A
1932 27 Memphis Chickasaws Southern Association A
1933 28 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1
1934 29 Albany Senators International League AA
1934 29 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1
1935 30 Mission Reds Pacific Coast League AA
1936 31 Mission Reds Pacific Coast League AA
1937 32 Mission Reds Pacific Coast League AA
1938 33 Hollywood Stars Pacific Coast League AA 1
1938 33 Seattle Rainiers Pacific Coast League AA 2
1939 34 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB PHI 1
1940 35 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB PHI 1
1941 36 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB PHI 1
1942 37 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB PHI 1
1943 38 Knoxville Smokies Southern Association A1
1943 38 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB PHI 1
1944 39 Detroit Tigers American League MLB DET 1
1945 40 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1
1945 40 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 2
1946 41 York White Roses Interstate League B PIT
1947 42 Selma Cloverleafs Southeastern League B PIT
1948 43 Fort Wayne Generals Central League A PIT
1949 44 Butler Tigers Middle Atlantic League C DET
1950 45 Toledo Mud Hens American Association AAA DET

Sabr ID: b831fa63

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