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Ed Boland

Edward John Boland

Positions: Rightfielder and Pinch Hitter
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 165 lb.

Born: April 18, 1908 in Long Island City, NY (All Transactions)
Debut: September 18, 1934 (Age 26)
Teams (by GP): Phillies/Senators 1934-1944

Final Game: August 14, 1944 (Age 36)
Died: February 5, 1993 in Clearwater, FL
Buried: Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island, NY
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Standard Batting

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Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
1934 26 PHI NL 8 30 30 2 9 1 1 0 5 1 0 2 .300 .300 .400 .700 77 12 0 0 0 /O9
1935 27 PHI NL 30 51 47 5 10 0 0 0 4 1 4 6 .213 .275 .213 .487 28 10 0 0 0 O/987
1944 36 WSH AL 19 59 59 4 16 4 0 0 14 0 0 0 6 .271 .271 .339 .610 77 20 1 0 0 O9
3 Yrs 57 140 136 11 35 5 1 0 23 2 0 4 14 .257 .279 .309 .587 59 42 1 0 0
162 Game Avg. 162 398 387 31 99 14 3 0 65 6 11 40 .257 .279 .309 .587 59 119 3 0 0
PHI (2 yrs) 38 81 77 7 19 1 1 0 9 2 4 8 .247 .284 .286 .570 47 22 0 0 0
WSH (1 yr) 19 59 59 4 16 4 0 0 14 0 0 0 6 .271 .271 .339 .610 77 20 1 0 0
NL (2 yrs) 38 81 77 7 19 1 1 0 9 2 4 8 .247 .284 .286 .570 47 22 0 0 0
AL (1 yr) 19 59 59 4 16 4 0 0 14 0 0 0 6 .271 .271 .339 .610 77 20 1 0 0

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
1934 26 PHI NL 8 30 -1 0 0 -2 -0 -3 -0.3 1 -2 -0.2 .458 .498 -0.1 -0.2 -0 /O9
1935 27 PHI NL 30 51 -5 -0 0 -2 -0 -7 -0.7 2 -6 -0.6 .476 .495 -0.4 -0.2 -4 O/987
1944 36 WSH AL 19 59 -2 0 0 -2 -1 -4 -0.5 2 -3 -0.3 .474 .497 -0.1 -0.3 -1 $4,200 O9
3 Seasons 57 140 -8 -0 0 -6 -1 -15 -1.6 4 -11 -1.1 .473 .496 -0.5 -0.8 -5 $4,200
PHI (2 yrs) 38 81 -6 -0 0 -4 -1 -11 -1.1 2 -8 -0.8 .472 .496 -0.4 -0.5 -4
WSH (1 yr) 19 59 -2 0 0 -2 -1 -4 -0.5 2 -3 -0.3 .474 .497 -0.1 -0.3 -1 $4,200

Standard Fielding

More Stats

Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
1934 PHI NL 26 OF 7 7 4 9 6 1 2 0 .778 1.00 .973 2.37
1934 PHI NL 26 RF 7 7 4 9 6 1 2 0 .778 1.00 .970 2.21
1935 PHI NL 27 OF 10 6 6 18 15 0 3 0 .833 1.50 .971 2.42
1935 PHI NL 27 RF 6 4 4 9 8 0 1 0 .889 1.33 .968 2.17
1935 PHI NL 27 CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 2.85
1935 PHI NL 27 LF 2 2 2 9 7 0 2 0 .778 3.50 .970 2.25
1944 WSH AL 36 OF 14 13 11 27 22 2 3 0 .889 1.71 .974 2.47
1944 WSH AL 36 RF 14 13 11 27 22 2 3 0 .889 1.71 .971 2.06
3 Seasons OF 31 26 21 54 43 3 8 0 .852 1.48 .973 2.43
3 Seasons RF 27 24 19 45 36 3 6 0 .867 1.44 .970 2.12
1 Season LF 2 2 2 9 7 0 2 0 .778 3.50 .970 2.25
1 Season CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 2.85
3 Seasons TOT 31 26 21 54 43 3 8 0 .852 1.48 .973 2.43
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

Transactions

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Salaries

Salaries may not be complete (especially pre-1985) and may not include some earned bonuses
Year Age Team Salary Sources Notes/Other Sources
194436Washington Senators$4,200Michael Haupert research of HOF contracts
Career to date (may be incomplete)$4,200
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

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