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Babe Herman

Floyd Caves Herman

Positions: First Baseman and Outfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 190 lb.

Born: June 26, 1903 in Buffalo, New York, US
Died: November 27, 1987 in Glendale, California, US
High School: Glendale HS (Glendale, CA)

Major League Stats

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
1921 18 -8.8 Edmonton WCAN B 107 409 135 24 18 7 .330 .528 216
1922 19 -8.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 100 341 137 34 7 9 .402 .622 212
1922 19 -8.6 Omaha WL A 92 310 129 34 7 9 .416 .658 204
1922 19 -7.8 Reading IL AA 8 31 8 0 0 0 .258 .258 8
1923 20 -8.1 2 Teams 1 Lg A 145 551 187 36 10 13 .339 .512 282
1923 20 -8.1 Memphis,Atlanta SOUA A 145 551 187 36 10 13 .339 .512 282
1923 20 -8.1 Atlanta SOUA A
1923 20 -8.1 Memphis SOUA A
1924 21 -7.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs A 90 325 106 20 3 6 .326 .462 150
1924 21 -7.8 Little Rock SOUA A 69 239 76 14 3 4 .318 .452 108
1924 21 -8.1 San Antonio TL A 21 86 30 6 0 2 .349 .488 42
1925 22 -6.5 Seattle PCL AA 167 651 206 52 13 15 .316 .505 329
1937 34 5.9 Toledo AA AA DET 85 336 117 37 4 12 .348 .589 198
1938 35 7.5 Jersey City IL AA NYG 145 527 171 40 5 18 .324 .522 275
1939 36 7.0 Hollywood PCL AA 90 350 111 36 5 13 .317 .560 196
1940 37 8.9 Hollywood PCL AA 148 469 144 45 7 9 .307 .490 230
1941 38 9.8 Hollywood PCL AA 110 321 272 41 94 16 1 11 63 2 47 25 .346 .442 .533 .975 145 0 2
1942 39 10.2 Hollywood PCL AA 85 175 149 18 48 5 0 5 42 0 26 10 .322 .423 .456 .879 68 0 0
1943 40 11.0 Hollywood PCL AA 81 161 147 15 52 8 1 4 22 1 13 11 .354 .406 .503 .910 74 0 1
1944 41 11.8 Hollywood PCL AA 78 124 107 8 37 8 1 0 23 0 17 10 .346 .435 .439 .875 47 0 0
13 Seasons 1431 4740 4634 82 1545 361 75 122 150 3 103 56 .333 .348 .523 .871 2422 0 3
B (1 season) B 107 409 409 135 24 18 7 .330 .330 .528 .858 216
A (3 seasons) A 327 1186 1186 422 90 20 28 .356 .356 .536 .892 636
AA (10 seasons) AA 997 3145 3039 82 988 247 37 87 150 3 103 56 .325 .347 .517 .864 1570 0 3
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
1922 19 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA 1B 63 497 454 30 13 .974 7.68
1922 19 Omaha WL A 1B 55 497 454 30 13 .974 8.80
1922 19 Reading IL AA 1B 8 0.00
1923 20 2 Teams 1 Lg A 1B 128 1356 1257 72 27 .980 10.38
1923 20 Memphis, Atlanta SOUA A 1B 128 1356 1257 72 27 .980 10.38
1924 21 2 Teams 2 Lgs A 1B 86 798 723 53 22 .972 9.02
1924 21 San Antonio TL A 1B 21 163 153 9 1 .994 7.71
1924 21 Little Rock SOUA A 1B 65 635 570 44 21 .967 9.45
1925 22 Seattle PCL AA 1B 161 1581 1456 99 26 .984 9.66
1937 34 Toledo AA AA DET OF 82 145 141 3 1 .993 1.76
1938 35 Jersey City IL AA NYG OF 139 207 188 10 9 .957 1.42
1939 36 Hollywood PCL AA 1B 84 806 748 45 13 .984 9.44
1940 37 Hollywood PCL AA OF 91 186 164 14 8 .957 1.96
1941 38 Hollywood PCL AA 1B 66 629 572 53 4 46 .994 9.47
1942 39 Hollywood PCL AA 1B 35 282 247 32 3 18 .989 7.97
1943 40 Hollywood PCL AA OF 19 27 24 2 1 0 .963 1.37
1944 41 Hollywood PCL AA 1B 13 89 79 7 3 6 .966 6.62
12 Seasons 967 6603 6053 420 130 70 .980 6.69
1B (8 seasons) 1B 636 6038 5536 391 111 70 .982 9.32
OF (4 seasons) OF 331 565 517 29 19 0 .966 1.65
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1957 54 Bakersfield CALL C CHC 1 of 2 139 64 75 .460
1 Season 139 64 75 .460

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
1921 18 Edmonton Eskimos Western Canada League B
1922 19 Reading Aces International League AA
1922 19 Omaha Buffaloes Western League A
1923 20 Atlanta Crackers Southern Association A 1
1923 20 Memphis Chickasaws Southern Association A 2
1924 21 Little Rock Travelers Southern Association A
1924 21 San Antonio Bears Texas League A
1925 22 Seattle Indians Pacific Coast League AA
1926 23 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1926-04-14 1926-09-26
1927 24 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1927-04-12 1927-10-02
1928 25 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1928-04-16 1928-09-27
1929 26 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1929-04-18 1929-10-05
1930 27 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1
1931 28 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1
1932 29 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1
1933 30 Chicago Cubs National League MLB CHC 1
1934 31 Chicago Cubs National League MLB CHC 1
1935 32 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1
1935 32 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 2
1936 33 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1
1937 34 Toledo Mud Hens American Association AA DET
1937 34 Detroit Tigers American League MLB DET 1
1938 35 Jersey City Giants International League AA NYG
1939 36 Hollywood Stars Pacific Coast League AA
1940 37 Hollywood Stars Pacific Coast League AA
1941 38 Hollywood Stars Pacific Coast League AA
1942 39 Hollywood Stars Pacific Coast League AA
1943 40 Hollywood Stars Pacific Coast League AA
1944 41 Hollywood Stars Pacific Coast League AA
1945 42 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1

Sabr ID: 48d34e71

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