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Burleigh Grimes

Burleigh Arland Grimes (Ol' Stubblebeard)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: August 18, 1893 in Emerald, Wisconsin, US
Died: December 6, 1985 in Clear Lake, Wisconsin, US

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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 H/9 HR/9 BB/9 SO/9 SO/BB
1912 18 0.0 Eau Claire MNWI D 4 4 .500 3.52 9 8 69.0 57 35 27 15 1.043 7.4 2.0
1913 19 -6.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-D 12 9 .571 2.77 26 13 182.0 156 80 56 72 1.253 7.7 3.6
1913 19 -4.7 Ottumwa CENA D 6 2 .750 1.93 9 70.0 46 22 15 22 0.971 5.9 2.8
1913 19 -7.6 Chattanooga SOUA A 6 7 .462 3.29 17 13 112.0 110 58 41 50 1.429 8.8 4.0
1914 20 -3.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs C-A 23 15 .605 2.59 43 2 306.1 274 124 88 88 1.182 8.1 2.6
1914 20 -3.2 Richmond VIRL C 23 13 .639 2.43 39 296.0 260 113 80 77 1.139 7.9 2.3
1914 20 -6.1 Birmingham SOUA A 0 2 .000 6.97 4 2 10.1 14 11 8 11 2.419 12.2 9.6
1915 21 -4.2 Birmingham SOUA A 17 13 .567 2.04 41 33 296.0 227 96 67 101 1.108 6.9 3.1
1916 22 -3.4 Birmingham SOUA A 20 11 .645 2.02 40 32 276.0 214 80 62 86 1.087 7.0 2.8
1935 41 18.4 Bloomington IIIL B STL 10 5 .667 2.34 21 119.0 113 44 31 32 1.218 8.5 2.4
6 Seasons 86 57 .601 2.39 180 88 1248.1 1041 459 331 394 1.150 7.5 2.8
D (2 seasons) D 10 6 .625 2.72 18 8 139.0 103 57 42 37 1.007 6.7 2.4
C (1 season) C 23 13 .639 2.43 39 296.0 260 113 80 77 1.139 7.9 2.3
B (1 season) B 10 5 .667 2.34 21 119.0 113 44 31 32 1.218 8.5 2.4
A (4 seasons) A 43 33 .566 2.31 102 80 694.1 565 245 178 248 1.171 7.3 3.2
A 7890 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
1912 18 0.0 Eau Claire MNWI D 21 74 21 2 0 0 .284 .311 23
1913 19 -7.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-D 16 41 7 1 1 1 .171 .317 13
1913 19 -5.9 Ottumwa CENA D
1913 19 -7.6 Chattanooga SOUA A 16 41 7 1 1 1 .171 .317 13
1914 20 -5.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs C-A 54 127 42 7 5 1 .331 .488 62
1914 20 -5.5 Richmond VIRL C 54 127 42 7 5 1 .331 .488 62
1914 20 -7.1 Birmingham SOUA A
1915 21 -5.7 Birmingham SOUA A 39 111 24 6 2 0 .216 .306 34
1916 22 -4.6 Birmingham SOUA A 43 96 19 2 1 0 .198 .240 23
1935 41 18.1 Bloomington IIIL B STL 24 49 13 2 0 0 .265 .306 15
6 Seasons 197 498 498 126 20 9 2 .253 .253 .341 .594 170
D (2 seasons) D 21 74 74 21 2 0 0 .284 .284 .311 .595 23
C (1 season) C 54 127 127 42 7 5 1 .331 .331 .488 .819 62
B (1 season) B 24 49 49 13 2 0 0 .265 .265 .306 .571 15
A (4 seasons) A 98 248 248 50 9 4 1 .202 .202 .282 .484 70
A 7890 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
1935 41 Bloomington IIIL B STL P 21 0.00
1 Season 21 0.00
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1935 41 Bloomington IIIL B STL 1 of 1
1936 42 Louisville AA AA 1 of 1
1937 43 Brooklyn NL MLB BRO 1 of 1 155 62 91 .405
1938 44 Brooklyn NL MLB BRO 1 of 1 151 69 80 .463
1939 45 Montreal IL AA BRO 1 of 1
1940 46 Grand Rapids MICH C BRO 1 of 1
1942 48 Toronto IL AA 1 of 1 155 74 79 .484
1943 49 Toronto IL AA PIT 1 of 1 154 95 57 .625
1944 50 Toronto IL AA PIT 1 of 1 153 79 74 .516
1945 51 Rochester IL AA STL 1 of 1 154 64 90 .416
1946 52 Rochester IL AAA STL 1 of 2 152 65 87 .428
1946 52 Kansas City AA AAA NYY 1 of 2 151 67 82 .450
1948 54 Independence KOML D NYY 1 of 3
1952 58 Toronto IL AAA SLB 1 of 2 155 78 76 .506
1953 59 Toronto IL AAA 1 of 1 154 78 76 .506
14 Seasons 1534 731 792 .480
AA (6 seasons) 616 312 300 .510
AAA (3 seasons) 612 288 321 .473
MLB (2 seasons) 306 131 171 .434
D (1 season)
C (1 season)
B (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
1912 18 Eau Claire Commissioners Minnesota-Wisconsin League D
1913 19 Ottumwa Packers Central Association D
1913 19 Chattanooga Lookouts Southern Association A
1914 20 Birmingham Barons Southern Association A
1914 20 Richmond Colts Virginia League C
1915 21 Birmingham Barons Southern Association A
1916 22 Birmingham Barons Southern Association A
1916 22 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1916-09-10 1916-09-30
1917 23 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1917-04-20 1917-09-29
1918 24 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1918-04-16 1918-08-31
1919 25 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1919-04-23 1919-08-31
1920 26 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1920-04-19 1920-10-02
1921 27 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1921-04-21 1921-10-02
1922 28 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1922-04-22 1922-10-01
1923 29 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1923-04-18 1923-10-02
1924 30 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1924-04-16 1924-09-27
1925 31 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1925-04-22 1925-09-29
1926 32 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1926-04-16 1926-09-19
1927 33 New York Giants National League MLB NYG 1 1927-04-14 1927-10-01
1928 34 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1928-04-12 1928-09-27
1929 35 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1929-04-16 1929-09-28
1930 36 Boston Braves National League MLB BSN 1
1930 36 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB STL 2
1931 37 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB STL 1
1932 38 Chicago Cubs National League MLB CHC 1
1933 39 Chicago Cubs National League MLB CHC 1
1933 39 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB STL 2
1934 40 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB STL 1
1934 40 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 2
1934 40 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 3
1935 41 Bloomington Bloomers Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B STL

Sabr ID: 0957655a

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