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Claude Berry

Claude Elzy Berry (Admiral)

Position: Catcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 7", Weight: 165 lb.

Born: February 14, 1880 in Losantville, IN(All Transactions)
Debut: April 22, 1904 (Age 24.068)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1914 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Rebels/Athletics/WhiteSox 1904-1915

Final Game: October 3, 1915 (Age 35.231)
Died: February 1, 1974 in Richmond, IN
Buried: Earlham Cemetery, Richmond, IN
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Standard Fielding

Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Awards
1904 CHW AL 24 C 3 6 5 1 0 0 1.000 2.00 .968 6.17 0 0 1 100% 44%
1906 PHA AL 26 C 10 81 52 24 5 0 .938 7.60 .961 5.98 0 11 17 61% 44%
1907 PHA AL 27 C 8 36 29 5 2 0 .944 4.25 .968 6.11 1 7 3 30% 44%
1914 PBS FL 34 C 122 121 112 775 550 202 23 18 .970 6.16 .973 6.76 16 142 120 46% 45%
1915 PBS FL 35 C 99 93 87 539 384 144 11 8 .980 5.33 .975 6.29 5 89 84 49% 45%
5 Seasons C 242 214 199 1437 1020 376 41 26 .971 5.77 .973 6.51 22 249 225 47% 45%
5 Seasons TOT 242 214 199 1437 1020 376 41 26 .971 5.77 .973 6.51 22 249 225 47% 45%
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Appearances

Year Tm Lg Age G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR
1904 CHW AL 24 3 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1906 PHA AL 26 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1907 PHA AL 27 8 8 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1914 PBS FL 34 124 124 0 122 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1915 PBS FL 35 100 100 0 99 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Seasons 245 245 0 242 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Appearances table is calculated solely from full RetroSheet play-by-play data available from 1973 on. A combination of RetroSheet (starting with the 1914 season) and non-RetroSheet data is used for other seasons.

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Def. Games as C s c a p y
1914 FL  122 (5th)
1915 FL  99 (3rd)

Assists as C s c a p y
1914 FL  202 (3rd)
1915 FL  144 (5th)

Errors Committed as C s c a p y
1914 FL  23 (3rd)

Double Plays Turned as C s c a p y
1914 FL  18 (2nd)

Passed Balls s c a p y
1914 FL  16 (2nd)

Stolen Bases Allowed as C s c a p y
1914 FL  142 (3rd)

Caught Stealing as C s c a p y
1914 FL  120 (2nd)
1915 FL  84 (5th)

Caught Stealing %s c a p y
1915 FL  48.6 (3rd)
Career  47.5 (48th)

Fielding % as C s c a p y
1915 FL  .980 (3rd)

                                         

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Name and misspellings: Claude Admiral Claude Elzy Berry

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