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Lou Gehrig

Henry Louis Gehrig (The Iron Horse, Biscuit Pants or Buster)
also known as Ludwig Heinrich Gehrig

Position: First Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 200 lb.

Born: June 19, 1903 in New York, New York, United States
Died: June 2, 1941 in Bronx, New York, United States
High School: HS of Commerce (New York, NY)
School: Columbia University (New York, NY)

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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
1921 18 -9.1 Hartford EL A 12 46 12 1 2 0 .261 .370 17
1923 20 -7.1 Hartford EL A 59 227 69 13 8 24 .304 .749 170
1923 20 -8.3 NYY AL MLB NYY 13 29 26 6 11 4 1 1 8 0 0 2 5 .423 .464 .769 1.234 20 0 1
1924 21 -6.5 Hartford EL A 134 504 186 40 13 37 .369 .720 363
1924 21 -7.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 10 13 12 2 6 1 0 0 5 0 0 1 3 .500 .538 .583 1.122 7 0 0
1925 22 -6.6 NYY AL MLB NYY 126 497 437 73 129 23 10 20 68 6 3 46 49 .295 .365 .531 .896 232 2 12
1926 23 -5.5 NYY AL MLB NYY 155 696 572 135 179 47 20 16 109 6 5 105 73 .313 .420 .549 .969 314 1 18
1927 24 -4.8 NYY AL MLB NYY 155 717 584 149 218 52 18 47 173 10 8 109 84 .373 .474 .765 1.240 447 3 21
1928 25 -3.2 NYY AL MLB NYY 154 677 562 139 210 47 13 27 147 4 11 95 69 .374 .467 .648 1.115 364 4 16
1929 26 -2.1 NYY AL MLB NYY 154 692 553 127 166 32 10 35 125 4 3 122 68 .300 .431 .584 1.015 323 5 12
1930 27 -1.0 NYY AL MLB NYY 154 703 581 143 220 42 17 41 173 12 14 101 63 .379 .473 .721 1.194 419 3 18
1931 28 -0.1 NYY AL MLB NYY 155 738 619 163 211 31 15 46 185 17 12 117 56 .341 .446 .662 1.108 410 0 2
1932 29 0.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 156 708 596 138 208 42 9 34 151 4 11 108 38 .349 .451 .621 1.072 370 3 1
1933 30 1.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 152 687 593 138 198 41 12 32 140 9 13 92 42 .334 .424 .605 1.030 359 1 1
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
1934 31 2.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 154 690 579 128 210 40 6 49 166 9 5 109 31 .363 .465 .706 1.172 409 2 0
1935 32 3.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 149 672 535 125 176 26 10 30 120 8 7 132 38 .329 .466 .583 1.049 312 5 0
1936 33 4.6 NYY AL MLB NYY 155 719 579 167 205 37 7 49 152 3 4 130 46 .354 .478 .696 1.174 403 7 3
1937 34 5.5 NYY AL MLB NYY 157 700 569 138 200 37 9 37 158 4 3 127 49 .351 .473 .643 1.116 366 4 0
1938 35 6.8 NYY AL MLB NYY 157 689 576 115 170 32 6 29 114 6 1 107 75 .295 .410 .523 .932 301 5 1
1939 36 8.3 NYY AL MLB NYY 8 33 28 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 1 .143 .273 .143 .416 4 2 0 0
MLB (17 seasons) MLB 2164 9660 8001 1888 2721 534 163 493 1995 102 100 1508 790 .340 .447 .632 1.080 5060 2 45 106
Minors (3 seasons) Minors 205 777 777 267 54 23 61 .344 .708 550
All Levels (18 Seasons) 2369 10437 8778 1888 2988 588 186 554 1995 102 100 1508 790 .340 .639 5610 2 45 106
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
1921 18 Hartford EL A 1B 12 134 128 4 2 .985 11.00
1923 20 Hartford EL A 1B 57 652 623 23 6 .991 11.33
1923 20 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 9 51.0 60 53 3 4 4 .933 9.88 6.22
1924 21 Hartford EL A 1B 135 1480 1391 66 23 .984 10.79
1924 21 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 2 6.0 10 9 1 0 0 1.000 15.00 5.00
1924 21 NYY AL MLB NYY OF 1 6.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.50 1.00
1924 21 NYY AL MLB NYY RF 1
1925 22 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 114 978.0 1192 1126 53 13 72 .989 10.85 10.34
1925 22 NYY AL MLB NYY LF 2
1925 22 NYY AL MLB NYY OF 6 40.0 11 9 0 2 0 .818 2.02 1.50
1925 22 NYY AL MLB NYY RF 4
1926 23 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 155 1361.0 1654 1566 73 15 87 .991 10.84 10.57
1927 24 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 155 1386.0 1765 1662 88 15 108 .992 11.36 11.29
1928 25 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 154 1353.0 1585 1488 79 18 112 .989 10.42 10.18
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
1929 26 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 154 1363.0 1549 1458 82 9 135 .994 10.17 10.00
1930 27 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 153 1345.0 1402 1298 89 15 109 .989 9.28 9.07
1930 27 NYY AL MLB NYY LF 1
1930 27 NYY AL MLB NYY OF 1 9.0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 2.00
1931 28 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 154 1399.0 1423 1352 58 13 120 .991 9.07 9.16
1931 28 NYY AL MLB NYY OF 1 9.0 4 3 0 1 0 .750 3.00 3.00
1931 28 NYY AL MLB NYY RF 1
1932 29 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 156 1378.0 1386 1293 75 18 101 .987 8.93 8.77
1933 30 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 152 1344.0 1363 1290 64 9 102 .993 9.07 8.91
1934 31 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 153 1357.0 1372 1284 80 8 126 .994 9.05 8.92
1934 31 NYY AL MLB NYY SS 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1935 32 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 149 1318.0 1434 1337 82 15 96 .990 9.69 9.52
1936 33 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 155 1386.0 1468 1377 82 9 128 .994 9.47 9.41
1937 34 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 157 1372.0 1460 1370 74 16 113 .989 9.47 9.20
1938 35 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 157 1363.0 1597 1483 100 14 157 .991 10.45 10.08
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
1939 36 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 8 71.0 70 64 4 2 5 .971 8.62 8.50
MLB (17 seasons) MLB 1B 2137 18831.0 20790 19510 1087 193 1575 .991 9.84 9.64
MLB (2 seasons) MLB LF 3
MLB (4 seasons) MLB OF 9 64.0 18 15 0 3 0 .833 2.11 1.67
MLB (3 seasons) MLB RF 6
Minors (3 seasons) Minors 1B 204 2266 2142 93 31 .986 10.96
All Levels (18 Seasons) 1B 2341 18831.0 23056 21652 1180 224 1575 .990 9.84 9.75
All Levels (2 Seasons) LF 3
All Levels (4 Seasons) OF 9 64.0 18 15 0 3 0 .833 2.11 1.67
All Levels (3 Seasons) RF 6
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: ccdffd4c

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