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Clark Griffith

Clark Calvin Griffith (The Old Fox)

Positions: Pitcher, Outfielder and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 6", Weight: 156 lb.

Born: November 20, 1869 in Clear Creek, Missouri, United States
Died: October 27, 1955 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States
School: Illinois State University (Normal, IL)

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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
1888 18 -4.8 Milwaukee WA A 12 12 .500 2.45 5.17 25 25 25 1 228.0 193 131 62 57 125 3 23 1.096 7.6 2.2 4.9 2.19
1889 19 -3.6 Milwaukee WA N/A 23 18 .561 3.81 7.30 43 39 34 0 328.0 357 266 139 134 214 22 29 1.497 9.8 3.7 5.9 1.60
1891 21 -2.8 2 Teams AA MLB STL 14 9 .609 3.74 6.16 34 21 13 15 0 2 226.1 242 155 94 11 73 88 20 0 9 1008 1.392 9.6 0.4 2.9 3.5 1.21
1891 21 -2.8 STL AA MLB STL 11 8 .579 3.33 5.89 27 17 10 12 0 2 186.1 195 122 69 8 58 68 15 0 8 822 1.358 9.4 0.4 2.8 3.3 1.17
1891 21 -2.8 AA MLB 3 1 .750 5.62 7.42 7 4 3 3 0 0 40.0 47 33 25 3 15 20 5 0 1 186 1.550 10.6 0.7 3.4 4.5 1.33
1892 22 -1.0 Tacoma PNWL B 13 8 .619 1.59 5.53 28 25 21 2 221.1 198 136 39 72 119 19 20 1.220 8.1 2.9 4.8 1.65
1893 23 -2.8 Oakland CALL N/A 30 17 .638 2.30 6.62 50 48 47 1 426.2 459 314 109 125 151 27 15 1.369 9.7 2.6 3.2 1.21
1893 23 -2.2 CHC NL MLB CHC 1 2 .333 5.03 6.41 4 2 2 2 0 0 19.2 24 14 11 1 5 9 1 0 0 88 1.475 11.0 0.5 2.3 4.1 1.80
1894 24 -1.3 CHC NL MLB CHC 21 14 .600 4.92 6.65 36 30 6 28 0 0 261.1 328 193 143 12 85 71 14 0 5 1180 1.580 11.3 0.4 2.9 2.4 0.84
1895 25 -0.6 CHC NL MLB CHC 26 14 .650 3.93 5.81 42 41 1 39 0 0 353.0 434 228 154 11 91 79 22 0 7 1570 1.487 11.1 0.3 2.3 2.0 0.87
1896 26 0.1 CHC NL MLB CHC 23 11 .676 3.54 5.35 36 35 1 35 0 0 317.2 370 189 125 3 70 81 12 0 1 1364 1.385 10.5 0.1 2.0 2.3 1.16
1897 27 1.3 CHC NL MLB CHC 21 18 .538 3.72 6.05 41 38 3 38 1 1 343.2 410 231 142 3 86 102 17 0 11 1500 1.443 10.7 0.1 2.3 2.7 1.19
1898 28 2.2 CHC NL MLB CHC 24 10 .706 1.88 2.90 38 38 0 36 4 0 325.2 305 105 68 1 64 97 20 0 6 1323 1.133 8.4 0.0 1.8 2.7 1.52
1899 29 2.7 CHC NL MLB CHC 22 14 .611 2.79 4.59 38 38 0 35 0 0 319.2 329 163 99 5 65 73 14 2 1 1317 1.233 9.3 0.1 1.8 2.1 1.12
1900 30 2.9 CHC NL MLB CHC 14 13 .519 3.05 4.57 30 30 0 27 4 0 248.0 245 126 84 6 51 61 16 0 5 1018 1.194 8.9 0.2 1.9 2.2 1.20
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
1901 31 4.2 CHW AL MLB CHW 24 7 .774 2.67 3.85 35 30 5 26 5 1 266.2 275 114 79 4 50 67 4 0 2 1099 1.219 9.3 0.1 1.7 2.3 1.34
1902 32 5.5 CHW AL MLB CHW 15 9 .625 4.18 4.94 28 24 4 20 3 0 213.0 247 117 99 11 47 51 16 0 3 914 1.380 10.4 0.5 2.0 2.2 1.09
1903 33 6.4 NYY AL MLB NYY 14 11 .560 2.70 3.89 25 24 1 22 2 0 213.0 201 92 64 3 33 69 6 0 6 847 1.099 8.5 0.1 1.4 2.9 2.09
1904 34 6.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 7 5 .583 2.87 3.59 16 11 5 8 1 0 100.1 91 40 32 3 16 36 4 0 4 395 1.066 8.2 0.3 1.4 3.2 2.25
1905 35 7.4 NYY AL MLB NYY 9 6 .600 1.68 2.66 25 7 17 4 2 1 101.2 82 30 19 1 15 46 1 0 3 384 0.954 7.3 0.1 1.3 4.1 3.07
1906 36 7.8 NYY AL MLB NYY 2 2 .500 3.02 4.53 17 2 15 1 0 2 59.2 58 30 20 0 15 16 4 1 3 244 1.223 8.7 0.0 2.3 2.4 1.07
1907 37 8.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 0 0 8.64 17.28 4 0 4 0 0 0 8.1 15 16 8 0 6 5 0 0 0 44 2.520 16.2 0.0 6.5 5.4 0.83
1909 39 12.1 CIN NL MLB CIN 0 1 .000 6.00 12.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 6.0 11 8 4 0 2 3 0 0 0 31 2.167 16.5 0.0 3.0 4.5 1.50
1912 42 15.8 WSH AL MLB WSH 0 0 inf inf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
1913 43 17.4 WSH AL MLB WSH 0 0 0.00 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1914 44 19.0 WSH AL MLB WSH 0 0 0.00 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 1 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
MLB (20 seasons) MLB 237 146 .619 3.31 4.92 453 372 78 337 22 8 3385.2 3670 1852 1246 76 774 955 171 3 66 14335 1.313 9.8 0.2 2.1 2.5 1.23
Minors (2 seasons) Minors 25 20 .556 2.02 5.35 53 50 46 3 449.1 391 267 101 129 244 22 43 1.157 7.8 2.6 4.9 1.89
Other (2 seasons) Other 53 35 .602 2.96 6.92 93 87 81 1 754.2 816 580 248 259 365 49 44 1.424 9.7 3.1 4.4 1.41
All Levels (23 Seasons) 315 201 .610 3.13 5.29 599 509 78 464 26 8 4589.2 4877 2699 1595 76 1162 1564 242 3 153 14335 1.316 9.6 2.3 3.1 1.35
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
1888 18 Bloomington CISL N/A
1888 18 -7.6 Milwaukee WA A 29 103 16 16 1 1 0 1 .155 .184 19
1889 19 -7.9 Milwaukee WA N/A 51 154 32 31 5 4 1 4 .201 .305 47
1890 20 Milwaukee WA N/A
1891 21 -4.9 2 Teams AA MLB STL 37 117 100 17 16 2 1 2 11 3 14 20 .160 .282 .260 .542 26 3
1891 21 -4.9 STL AA MLB STL 27 87 77 11 12 1 0 1 8 2 8 15 .156 .253 .208 .461 16 2
1891 21 -4.9 AA MLB 10 30 23 6 4 1 1 1 3 1 6 5 .174 .367 .435 .801 10 1
1892 22 -5.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs B 35 112 112 17 27 9 1 0 3 38
1892 22 -5.6 Tacoma PNWL B 35 112 17 27 9 1 0 3 .241 .339 38
1892 22 Missoula MTSL B
1893 23 -4.4 Oakland CALL N/A 53 185 42 49 15 4 2 2 .265 .422 78
1893 23 -4.8 CHC NL MLB CHC 4 11 11 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 .182 .182 .182 .364 2 0
1894 24 -3.8 CHC NL MLB CHC 46 165 142 27 33 5 4 0 15 6 23 9 .232 .339 .324 .663 46 0 0
1895 25 -2.9 CHC NL MLB CHC 43 163 144 20 46 3 0 1 27 2 16 9 .319 .391 .361 .752 52 1 2
1896 26 -2.1 CHC NL MLB CHC 38 146 135 22 36 5 2 1 16 3 9 7 .267 .313 .356 .668 48 0 2
1897 27 -1.1 CHC NL MLB CHC 46 183 162 27 38 8 4 0 21 2 18 8 .235 .311 .333 .644 54 0 3
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
1898 28 -0.1 CHC NL MLB CHC 38 137 122 15 20 2 3 0 15 1 13 6 .164 .244 .230 .474 28 0 2
1899 29 1.1 CHC NL MLB CHC 39 140 120 15 31 5 0 0 14 2 14 9 .258 .346 .300 .646 36 2 4
1900 30 1.5 CHC NL MLB CHC 30 104 95 16 24 4 1 1 7 2 8 7 .253 .311 .347 .658 33 0 1
1901 31 3.0 CHW AL MLB CHW 35 115 89 21 27 3 1 2 14 0 23 5 .303 .446 .427 .873 38 0 3
1902 32 3.4 CHW AL MLB CHW 35 102 92 11 20 3 0 0 8 0 7 4 .217 .273 .250 .523 23 0 3
1903 33 4.4 NYY AL MLB NYY 25 83 69 5 11 4 0 1 7 1 11 13 .159 .284 .261 .545 18 1 2
1904 34 5.0 NYY AL MLB NYY 16 47 42 2 6 2 0 0 1 0 4 13 .143 .217 .190 .408 8 0 1
1905 35 6.1 NYY AL MLB NYY 26 37 32 2 7 1 1 0 5 0 3 11 .219 .286 .313 .598 10 0 2
1906 36 7.3 NYY AL MLB NYY 17 23 18 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 4 .111 .238 .111 .349 2 0 2
1907 37 8.0 NYY AL MLB NYY 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
1909 39 11.8 CIN NL MLB CIN 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
1910 40 12.9 CIN NL MLB CIN 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1912 42 15.4 WSH AL MLB WSH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
1913 43 16.7 WSH AL MLB WSH 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 2 0 0
1914 44 17.8 WSH AL MLB WSH 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 2 0 0
MLB (21 seasons) MLB 485 1580 1380 202 321 49 17 8 166 22 1 166 126 .233 .318 .310 .628 428 7 27
Minors (2 seasons) Minors 64 215 215 33 43 10 2 0 4 57
Other (4 seasons) Other 104 339 339 74 80 20 8 3 6 125
All Levels (25 Seasons) 653 2134 1934 309 444 79 27 11 166 32 1 166 126 610 7 27
B (1 season) Minors 35 112 112 17 27 9 1 0 3 38
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
1889 19 Milwaukee WA N/A CF 1
1889 19 Milwaukee WA N/A LF 7
1889 19 Milwaukee WA N/A P 43
1889 19 Milwaukee WA N/A SS 1
1891 21 2 Teams AA MLB STL P 34 226.0 66 10 50 6 1 .909 2.39 1.76
1891 21 STL AA MLB STL P 27 186.0 57 8 45 4 1 .930 2.56 1.96
1891 21 AA MLB OF 3 15.0 3 2 1 0 0 1.000 1.80 1.00
1891 21 AA MLB P 7 40.0 9 2 5 2 0 .778 1.58 1.00
1892 22 Tacoma PNWL B 1B 4
1892 22 Tacoma PNWL B OF 4
1892 22 Tacoma PNWL B P 28
1893 23 Oakland CALL N/A 1B 1
1893 23 Oakland CALL N/A 2B 1
1893 23 Oakland CALL N/A OF 2
1893 23 Oakland CALL N/A P 50
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
1893 23 CHC NL MLB CHC P 4 20.0 8 2 6 0 0 1.000 3.60 2.00
1894 24 CHC NL MLB CHC CF 3
1894 24 CHC NL MLB CHC OF 7 37.0 11 7 1 3 0 .727 1.95 1.14
1894 24 CHC NL MLB CHC P 36 261.0 69 20 45 4 1 .942 2.24 1.81
1894 24 CHC NL MLB CHC RF 4
1894 24 CHC NL MLB CHC SS 1 4.0 3 0 0 3 0 .000 0.00 0.00
1895 25 CHC NL MLB CHC OF 1 5.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.80 1.00
1895 25 CHC NL MLB CHC P 42 353.0 117 27 81 9 2 .923 2.75 2.57
1895 25 CHC NL MLB CHC RF 1
1896 26 CHC NL MLB CHC P 36 318.0 108 20 79 9 3 .917 2.80 2.75
1897 27 CHC NL MLB CHC 1B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1897 27 CHC NL MLB CHC 3B 1 15.0 9 3 3 3 0 .667 3.60 6.00
1897 27 CHC NL MLB CHC CF 1
1897 27 CHC NL MLB CHC LF 1
1897 27 CHC NL MLB CHC OF 2 8.0 2 0 0 2 0 .000 0.00 0.00
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
1897 27 CHC NL MLB CHC P 41 344.0 114 23 85 6 3 .947 2.83 2.63
1897 27 CHC NL MLB CHC SS 2 18.0 14 5 8 1 1 .929 6.50 6.50
1898 28 CHC NL MLB CHC P 38 326.0 105 18 82 5 2 .952 2.76 2.63
1899 29 CHC NL MLB CHC P 38 320.0 135 17 109 9 3 .933 3.54 3.32
1899 29 CHC NL MLB CHC SS 1 5.0 4 1 1 2 0 .500 3.60 2.00
1900 30 CHC NL MLB CHC P 30 248.0 72 9 57 6 0 .917 2.40 2.20
1901 31 CHW AL MLB CHW P 35 267.0 92 9 78 5 3 .946 2.93 2.49
1902 32 CHW AL MLB CHW LF 2
1902 32 CHW AL MLB CHW OF 3 13.0 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 2.08 1.00
1902 32 CHW AL MLB CHW P 28 213.0 65 10 55 0 1 1.000 2.75 2.32
1902 32 CHW AL MLB CHW RF 1
1903 33 NYY AL MLB NYY P 25 213.0 59 8 50 1 1 .983 2.45 2.32
1904 34 NYY AL MLB NYY P 16 100.0 37 3 32 2 0 .946 3.15 2.19
1905 35 NYY AL MLB NYY LF 1
1905 35 NYY AL MLB NYY OF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
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
1905 35 NYY AL MLB NYY P 25 102.0 25 1 23 1 0 .960 2.12 0.96
1906 36 NYY AL MLB NYY P 17 60.0 24 1 23 0 2 1.000 3.60 1.41
1907 37 NYY AL MLB NYY P 4 8.0 5 0 4 1 0 .800 4.50 1.00
1909 39 CIN NL MLB CIN P 1 6.0 5 1 4 0 0 1.000 7.50 5.00
1912 42 WSH AL MLB WSH 2B 1 3.0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 6.00 2.00
1912 42 WSH AL MLB WSH P 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
1913 43 WSH AL MLB WSH OF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1913 43 WSH AL MLB WSH P 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1914 44 WSH AL MLB WSH P 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
MLB (2 seasons) MLB CF 4
MLB (3 seasons) MLB LF 4
MLB (7 seasons) MLB OF 18 81.0 20 13 2 5 0 .750 1.67 0.83
MLB (20 seasons) MLB P 453 3387.0 1106 179 863 64 22 .942 2.77 2.30
MLB (3 seasons) MLB RF 6
MLB (3 seasons) MLB SS 4 27.0 21 6 9 6 1 .714 5.00 3.75
Other (2 seasons) Other P 93
All Levels (3 Seasons) 1B 6 2.0 0 0 0 0 0
All Levels (2 Seasons) 2B 2 3.0 2 0 2 0 0
All Levels (3 Seasons) CF 5
All Levels (4 Seasons) LF 11
All Levels (9 Seasons) OF 24 81.0 20 13 2 5 0
All Levels (22 Seasons) P 574 3387.0 1106 179 863 64 22
All Levels (3 Seasons) RF 6
All Levels (4 Seasons) SS 5 27.0 21 6 9 6 1
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1901 31 Chicago AL MLB CHW 1 of 1 137 83 53 .610
1902 32 Chicago AL MLB CHW 1 of 1 138 74 60 .552
1903 33 New York AL MLB NYY 1 of 1 136 72 62 .537
1904 34 New York AL MLB NYY 1 of 1 155 92 59 .609
1905 35 New York AL MLB NYY 1 of 1 152 71 78 .477
1906 36 New York AL MLB NYY 1 of 1 155 90 61 .596
1907 37 New York AL MLB NYY 1 of 1 152 70 78 .473
1908 38 New York AL MLB NYY 1 of 2 155 51 103 .331
1909 39 Cincinnati NL MLB CIN 1 of 1 157 77 76 .503
1910 40 Cincinnati NL MLB CIN 1 of 1 156 75 79 .487
1911 41 Cincinnati NL MLB CIN 1 of 1 159 70 83 .458
1912 42 Washington AL MLB WSH 1 of 1 154 91 61 .599
1913 43 Washington AL MLB WSH 1 of 1 155 90 64 .584
1914 44 Washington AL MLB WSH 1 of 1 158 81 73 .526
1915 45 Washington AL MLB WSH 1 of 1 155 85 68 .556
1916 46 Washington AL MLB WSH 1 of 1 159 76 77 .497
1917 47 Washington AL MLB WSH 1 of 1 157 74 79 .484
1918 48 Washington AL MLB WSH 1 of 1 130 72 56 .563
1919 49 Washington AL MLB WSH 1 of 1 142 56 84 .400
1920 50 Washington AL MLB WSH 1 of 1 153 68 84 .447
20 Seasons 3015 1518 1438 .514

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Sabr ID: 96624988

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