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Virgil Cheeves

Virgil Earl Cheeves (Chief)

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

Born: February 12, 1901 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
Died: May 5, 1979 in Dallas, Texas, United States

Major League Stats

Register Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1920 19 -9.1 CHC NL MLB CHC 0 0 3.50 3.50 5 2 2 0 0 0 18.0 16 7 7 0 7 3 0 0 0 73 1.278 8.0 0.0 3.5 1.5 0.43
1921 20 -7.9 CHC NL MLB CHC 11 12 .478 4.64 5.36 37 22 12 9 1 0 163.0 192 97 84 8 47 39 9 1 0 708 1.466 10.6 0.4 2.6 2.2 0.83
1922 21 -7.0 CHC NL MLB CHC 12 11 .522 4.09 4.88 39 22 9 9 1 3 182.2 195 99 83 9 76 40 10 0 1 802 1.484 9.6 0.4 3.7 2.0 0.53
1923 22 -6.9 CHC NL MLB CHC 3 4 .429 6.18 6.81 19 8 6 0 0 0 71.1 89 54 49 8 37 13 3 0 0 332 1.766 11.2 1.0 4.7 1.6 0.35
1924 23 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA CHC 2 3 .400 5.79 9 42.0 56 27 26 38 2.238 12.0 8.1
1924 23 -6.1 Wichita Falls TL A CHC 2 1 .667 8.36 8.68 6 28.0 33 27 26 27 2.143 10.6 8.7
1924 23 -5.6 Kansas City AA AA 0 2 .000 3 14.0 23 11 2.429 14.8 7.1
1924 23 -5.1 CLE AL MLB CLE 0 0 7.79 8.83 8 1 1 0 0 0 17.1 26 17 15 2 17 2 1 0 0 90 2.481 13.5 1.0 8.8 1.0 0.12
1926 25 0.3 Terrell TEXA D 5 4 .556 4.30 12 88.0 66 42 30 1.091 6.8 3.1
1927 26 -1.6 Newark IL AA 3 6 .333 6.05 7.03 14 64.0 73 50 43 23 1.500 10.3 3.2
1927 26 -4.1 NYG NL MLB NYG 0 0 4.26 4.26 3 0 2 0 0 0 6.1 8 3 3 1 4 1 0 0 0 30 1.895 11.4 1.4 5.7 1.4 0.25
1929 28 -1.8 Waco TL A 3 8 .273 7.73 9.00 29 71.0 103 71 61 36 1.958 13.1 4.6
MLB (6 seasons) MLB 26 27 .491 4.73 5.44 111 55 32 18 2 3 458.2 526 277 241 28 188 98 23 1 1 2035 1.557 10.3 0.5 3.7 1.9 0.52
Minors (4 seasons) Minors 13 21 .382 6.45 64 265.0 298 190 130 127 1.604 10.1 4.3
All Levels (8 Seasons) 39 48 .448 5.81 175 55 32 18 2 3 723.2 824 467 371 28 315 98 23 1 1 2035 1.574 10.2 3.9
A (2 seasons) Minors 5 9 .357 7.91 8.91 35 99.0 136 98 87 63 2.010 12.4 5.7
AA (2 seasons) Minors 3 8 .273 5.77 17 78.0 96 50 43 34 1.667 11.1 3.9
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

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
1920 19 -9.3 CHC NL MLB CHC 5 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0
1921 20 -8.2 CHC NL MLB CHC 37 53 48 3 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 13 .167 .184 .188 .371 9 0 4
1922 21 -7.4 CHC NL MLB CHC 39 68 62 6 13 1 1 1 3 0 1 2 16 .210 .258 .306 .564 19 2 2
1923 22 -6.3 CHC NL MLB CHC 19 23 23 1 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .174 .174 .217 .391 5 0 0
1924 23 -6.1 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA CHC 9 17 17 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1924 23 -6.1 Wichita Falls TL A CHC 6 12 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1924 23 -6.0 Kansas City AA AA 3 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1924 23 -5.7 CLE AL MLB CLE 8 4 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .500 .750 2 0 0
1926 25 -0.6 Terrell TEXA D 17 47 8 1 0 2 .170 .319 15
1927 26 -2.4 Newark IL AA 14 19 2 0 0 0 .105 .105 2
1927 26 -3.0 NYG NL MLB NYG 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
1929 28 -1.0 Waco TL A 17 25 6 1 0 0 .240 .280 7
MLB (6 seasons) MLB 111 154 141 11 26 4 1 1 4 0 1 4 39 .184 .218 .248 .466 35 2 7
Minors (4 seasons) Minors 57 108 108 16 2 0 2 .148 .222 24
All Levels (8 Seasons) 168 262 249 11 42 6 1 3 4 0 1 4 39 .169 .237 59 2 7
A (2 seasons) Minors 23 37 37 6 1 0 0 .162 .189 7
AA (2 seasons) Minors 17 24 24 2 0 0 0 .083 .083 2
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
1920 19 CHC NL MLB CHC P 5 18.0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00 0.40
1921 20 CHC NL MLB CHC P 37 163.0 41 4 33 4 0 .902 2.04 1.00
1922 21 CHC NL MLB CHC P 39 183.0 41 3 38 0 3 1.000 2.02 1.05
1923 22 CHC NL MLB CHC P 19 71.0 15 2 13 0 1 1.000 1.90 0.79
1924 23 CLE AL MLB CLE P 8 17.0 5 0 5 0 0 1.000 2.65 0.63
1927 26 NYG NL MLB NYG P 3 6.0 3 1 2 0 0 1.000 4.50 1.00
All Levels (6 Seasons) P 111 458.0 107 10 93 4 4 .963 2.02 0.93
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1920 19 Chicago Cubs National League MLB 1 1920-09-07 1920-09-27
1921 20 Chicago Cubs National League MLB 1 1921-04-20 1921-10-02
1922 21 Chicago Cubs National League MLB 1 1922-04-15 1922-09-30
1923 22 Chicago Cubs National League MLB 1 1923-04-21 1923-08-27
1924 23 Kansas City Blues American Association AA
1924 23 Wichita Falls Spudders Texas League A
1924 23 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1 1924-06-22 1924-07-23
1926 25 Terrell Terrors Texas Association D
1927 26 Newark Bears International League AA
1927 26 New York Giants National League MLB 1 1927-04-14 1927-05-13
1929 28 Waco Cubs Texas League A

Sabr ID: 7c744d90

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