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Tom Connolly

Thomas Francis Connolly (Blackie or Ham)

Positions: Third Baseman, Outfielder and Shortstop
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: December 30, 1892 in Boston, MA
School: Georgetown University (Washington, DC) (All Transactions)
Debut: May 12, 1915 (Age 22)
Team: Senators 1915

Final Game: October 2, 1915 (Age 22)
Died: May 14, 1966 in Boston, MA
Buried: St. Joseph Cemetery, West Roxbury, MA
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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
1915 22 WSH AL 50 161 141 14 26 3 2 0 7 5 4 14 19 .184 .268 .234 .502 49 33 2 3 5O7/96
1 Yr 50 161 141 14 26 3 2 0 7 5 4 14 19 .184 .268 .234 .502 49 33 2 3
162 Game Avg. 162 522 457 45 84 10 6 0 23 16 13 45 62 .184 .268 .234 .502 49 107 6 10

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
1915 22 WSH AL 50 161 -9 -0 0 -1 0 -10 -1.1 6 -4 -0.5 .478 .493 -0.4 -0.1 -3 5O7/96
1 Season 50 161 -9 -0 0 -1 0 -10 -1.1 6 -4 -0.5 .478 .493 -0.4 -0.1 -3

Standard Fielding

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Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG G Awards
1915 WSH AL 22 3B 24 20 16 66 30 34 2 3 .970 2.67 .925 3.16
1915 WSH AL 22 OF 19 17 10 24 22 1 1 0 .958 1.21 .958 2.05
1915 WSH AL 22 LF 11 9 4 10 10 0 0 0 1.000 0.91 .963 2.09
1915 WSH AL 22 RF 8 8 6 14 12 1 1 0 .929 1.63 .957 1.60
1915 WSH AL 22 SS 4 4 4 17 5 8 4 1 .765 3.25 .937 5.15
1 Season 3B 24 20 16 66 30 34 2 3 .970 2.67 .925 3.16
1 Season OF 19 17 10 24 22 1 1 0 .958 1.21 .958 2.05 11-0-8
1 Season LF 11 9 4 10 10 0 0 0 1.000 0.91 .963 2.09
1 Season RF 8 8 6 14 12 1 1 0 .929 1.63 .957 1.60
1 Season SS 4 4 4 17 5 8 4 1 .765 3.25 .937 5.15
1 Season TOT 47 41 30 107 57 43 7 4 .935 2.13 .934 2.88 11-0-8
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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Name and misspellings: Thomas Blackie Blackie,Ham Francis Ham tim Tom tommy Connolly

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