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Jim Asbell

James Marion Asbell (Big Train)

Position: Outfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 195 lb.

Born: June 22, 1914 in Dallas, Texas, United States
Died: July 6, 1967 in San Mateo, California, United States
Schools: Rice University (Houston, TX), Tulane University (New Orleans, LA)

Major League Stats

Register Batting

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
1935 21 -3.0 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-C CHC 107 402 402 113 26 6 20 .281 .525 211
1935 21 -2.2 Beckley MATL C 24 97 30 6 1 5 .309 .546 53
1935 21 -3.3 Portsmouth PIED B CHC 83 305 83 20 5 15 .272 .518 158
1936 22 -4.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-A1 NYG 114 426 426 121 29 10 14 .284 .498 212
1936 22 -5.3 Memphis SOUA A1 NYG 24 81 23 4 1 1 .284 .395 32
1936 22 -4.3 Des Moines WL A 90 345 98 25 9 13 .284 .522 180
1937 23 -4.1 2 Teams 2 Lgs A1-AA BRO-NYG 126 440 440 148 29 8 12 .336 .520 229
1937 23 -4.0 Knoxville SOUA A1 BRO 112 392 138 27 6 12 .352 .543 213
1937 23 -4.7 Jersey City IL AA NYG 14 48 10 2 2 0 .208 .333 16
1938 24 -4.5 CHC NL MLB CHC 17 36 33 6 6 2 0 0 3 0 3 9 .182 .250 .242 .492 8 0 0 0
1939 25 -2.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-A1 STL 112 379 379 109 15 6 8 .288 .422 160
1939 25 -1.7 Houston TL A1 STL 3 11 2 0 0 0 .182 .182 2
1939 25 -2.3 Rochester IL AA STL 109 368 107 15 6 8 .291 .429 158
1940 26 -1.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-A1 STL 71 226 226 58 17 4 2 .257 .394 89
1940 26 -0.5 New Orleans SOUA A1 STL 30 104 28 10 2 0 .269 .404 42
1940 26 -2.1 Sacramento PCL AA STL 41 122 30 7 2 2 .246 .385 47
Minors (5 seasons) Minors 530 1873 1873 549 116 34 56 .293 .481 901
All Levels (6 Seasons) 547 1909 1906 6 555 118 34 56 3 0 3 9 .291 .477 909 0 0 0
A1 (4 seasons) Minors 169 588 588 191 41 9 13 .325 .491 289
AA (3 seasons) Minors 164 538 538 147 24 10 10 .273 .411 221
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1935 21 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-C CHC OF 105 186 165 12 9 .952 1.69
1935 21 Beckley MATL C OF 23 34 29 2 3 .912 1.35
1935 21 Portsmouth PIED B CHC OF 82 152 136 10 6 .961 1.78
1936 22 Memphis SOUA A1 NYG UT 24
1936 22 Des Moines WL A OF 89 220 194 14 12 .945 2.34
1937 23 2 Teams 2 Lgs A1-AA BRO-NYG OF 119 303 267 22 14 .954 2.43
1937 23 Knoxville SOUA A1 BRO OF 105 259 230 20 9 .965 2.38
1937 23 Jersey City IL AA NYG OF 14 44 37 2 5 .886 2.79
1938 24 CHC NL MLB CHC LF 8
1938 24 CHC NL MLB CHC OF 10 62.0 15 14 1 0 1 1.000 2.18 1.50
1938 24 CHC NL MLB CHC RF 3
1939 25 Rochester IL AA STL OF 104 219 207 6 6 .973 2.05
1940 26 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-A1 STL OF 67 126 112 7 7 .944 1.78
1940 26 New Orleans SOUA A1 STL OF 30 62 54 4 4 .935 1.93
1940 26 Sacramento PCL AA STL OF 37 64 58 3 3 .953 1.65
Minors (5 seasons) Minors OF 484 1054 945 61 48 .954 2.08
All Levels (6 Seasons) OF 494 62.0 1069 959 62 48 1 .955 2.18 2.07
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: 7d101841

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