Dominic Paul DiMaggio
( The Little Professor)
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 168 lb.
Born: February 12, 1917 in San Francisco, CA High School: Galileo HS (San Francisco, CA)
( All Transactions) Debut: April 16, 1940 (Age 23)
vs. WSH 4 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Team: RedSox 1940-1953 Final Game: May 9, 1953 (Age 36)
vs. NYY 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: May 8, 2009 in Marion, MA Buried: Newton Cemetery, Newton, MA
Relatives: Brother of Joe DiMaggio and Brother of Vince DiMaggio View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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News -- May 2013
5/8 Baseballhotcorner.com: David Ortiz: The Streak Continues To Grow: When you think of the greatest Designated Hitters in MLB history, what is first thought that jumps into your mind? The casual ... News -- April 2013
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4/3 The Pesky Pole: How Much Would Jimmie Foxx be Worth Today?: I am the middle of simulating the 1939 season with Out of the Park Baseball. The main reason for this 1939 dynasty is to try and ... News -- March 2013
3/8 Billy-Ball.com: Nine to Know: Get 100 on this quiz: There is no reason you shouldn’t get 100 on this quick quiz and that should make you feel great. Nine to Know How many ... News -- January 2013
1/21 Tyler's Think Tank: When Duty Called: Part Two: A continuation of the post I wrote last winter, when I projected Hank Greenberg, Joe DiMaggio, Bob Feller, Johnny Mize, ... News -- August 2012
8/19 The Pesky Pole: Saying Goodbye to Johnny:
The Grandfather of the Red Sox passed away this week. He was 92 years old, lived a full and incredible life yet it ...
8/13 Baseball Musings: Pesky Passes: Johhny Pesky died today, Monday: Johnny Pesky, who spent 61 of his 73 years in baseball as a member of the Red Sox organization ... News -- July 2012
7/1 The Pesky Pole: The Ted Williams Dynasty: Here Comes The Kid:
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2/15 The Pesky Pole: 1942 Red Sox: A Flawed Team:
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1/31 The Pesky Pole: 1942 Red Sox: A New History:
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7/16 The Pesky Pole: Is This Heaven? No, It's OOTP:
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7/14 Baseball Musings: The Williams Streak: Cam Martin argues that we should celebrate Ted Williams 84 game on base streak as much as we celebrate Joe DiMaggio‘s 56 ... News -- May 2011
5/9 B-R Blog: 3+ Seasons With 700+ PA & OPS+ >= 100: How many players have 3+ seasons of 700+ PA with an OPS+ of 100 or better? Here's the list: Rk Yrs From To Age 1 Pete Rose ... News -- March 2011
3/24 NY Baseball Digest: Will DiMaggio’s Streak Ever Be Broken?: Kostya Kennedy, author of the new Joe DiMaggio book “56: Joe DiMaggio and the Last Magic Number in Sports,” joined ... News -- February 2011
2/12 My Pinstripes: Baseball Digest Birthdays: Dom DiMaggio | Baseball Digest: Baseball Digest Birthdays: Dom DiMaggio | Baseball DigestHad Dominic Paul DiMaggio been born into a different family he may have ... News -- January 2011
1/25 B-R Blog: 3+ Games With 2B/3B/HR Since 1920: Conventional wisdom suggests that the single is the easiest part of hitting for the cycle. So, what about the "hard" part? Since ...
1/14 B-R Blog: Most Doubles @ Fenway Park Since 1920: Who has hit the most doubles at Fenway Park since 1920? Here's the leaderboard on this one: Rk Player #Matching PA AB H 2B 6 ...
1/9 B-R Blog: The most runs scored per game over a career: Among players with at least 500 games played, here are the only 5 whose runs scored total is at least 80% of their games played ...
1/6 Braves Journal: Special circumstances: This grew out of a conversation in comments about Mark McGwire. McGwire’s resume is impressive in the category of home runs ...