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Phil Rizzuto

Philip Francis Rizzuto (Scooter)
born Fiero

Position: Shortstop
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 6", Weight: 150 lb.

Born: September 25, 1917 in Brooklyn, New York, US
Died: August 13, 2007 in West Orange, New Jersey, US
High School: Richmond Hill HS (Queens, NY)

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Minors Batting

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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
1937 19 -4.9 Bassett BIST D 67 284 88 17 5 5 .310 .458 130
1938 20 -4.0 Norfolk PIED B NYY 112 446 150 24 10 9 .336 .496 221
1939 21 -5.9 Kansas City AA AA NYY 135 503 159 21 6 5 .316 .412 207
1940 22 -5.4 Kansas City AA AA NYY 148 579 201 28 10 10 .347 .482 279
4 Seasons 462 1812 1812 598 90 31 29 .330 .330 .462 .792 837
AA (2 seasons) AA 283 1082 1082 360 49 16 15 .333 .333 .449 .782 486
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

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Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1938 20 Norfolk PIED B NYY SS 80 475 138 307 30 .937 5.56
1939 21 Kansas City AA AA NYY SS 129 676 244 394 38 .944 4.95
1940 22 Kansas City AA AA NYY SS 146 885 325 515 45 .949 5.75
1941 23 New York AL MLB NYY SS 128 680 252 399 29 109 .957 5.09
1942 24 New York AL MLB NYY SS 144 799 324 445 30 114 .962 5.34
1946 28 New York AL MLB NYY SS 125 671 267 378 26 97 .961 5.16
1947 29 New York AL MLB NYY SS 151 815 340 450 25 111 .969 5.23
1948 30 New York AL MLB NYY SS 128 624 259 348 17 85 .973 4.74
1949 31 New York AL MLB NYY SS 152 792 329 440 23 118 .971 5.06
1950 32 New York AL MLB NYY SS 155 767 301 452 14 123 .982 4.86
1951 33 New York AL MLB NYY SS 144 748 317 407 24 113 .968 5.03
1952 34 New York AL MLB NYY SS 152 785 308 458 19 116 .976 5.04
1953 35 New York AL MLB NYY SS 133 647 214 409 24 100 .963 4.68
1954 36 New York AL MLB NYY SS 126 494 184 294 16 84 .968 3.79
1954 36 New York AL MLB NYY 2B 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
1955 37 New York AL MLB NYY SS 79 235 93 132 10 30 .957 2.85
1955 37 New York AL MLB NYY 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
1956 38 New York AL MLB NYY SS 30 91 31 54 6 17 .934 2.83
3 Seasons 355 2036 707 1216 113 .944 5.42
SS (3 seasons) B SS 355 2036 707 1216 113 .944 5.42
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1937 19 Bassett Furnituremakers Bi-State League D
1938 20 Norfolk Tars Piedmont League B NYY
1939 21 Kansas City Blues American Association AA NYY
1940 22 Kansas City Blues American Association AA NYY
1941 23 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1
1942 24 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1
1943 25 Military Service - US Navy
1944 26 Military Service - US Navy
1945 27 Military Service - US Navy
1946 28 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1
1947 29 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1
1948 30 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1
1949 31 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1
1950 32 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1 1950-04-18 1950-10-01
1951 33 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1 1951-04-17 1951-09-30
1952 34 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1 1952-04-16 1952-09-26
1953 35 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1 1953-04-14 1953-09-27
1954 36 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1 1954-04-13 1954-09-25
1955 37 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1 1955-04-13 1955-09-23
1956 38 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1 1956-04-19 1956-08-16

Sabr ID: ae85268a

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