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Jim Hegan

James Edward Hegan (Shanty)

Position: Catcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 195 lb.

Born: August 3, 1920 in Lynn, Massachusetts, US
Died: June 17, 1984 in Lynn, Massachusetts, US
High School: Lynn English HS (Lynn, MA)

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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
1938 17 -5.8 Springfield MATL C CLE 62 185 54 10 3 5 .292 .459 85
1939 18 -5.0 Springfield MATL C CLE 103 342 83 13 1 13 .243 .401 137
1940 19 -7.1 2 Teams 2 Lgs A1-A CLE 76 216 216 58 10 6 2 .269 .398 86
1940 19 -7.7 Oklahoma City TL A1 44 138 39 7 3 2 .283 .420 58
1940 19 -6.0 Wilkes-Barre EL A CLE 32 78 19 3 3 0 .244 .359 28
1941 20 -5.7 2 Teams 2 Lgs A1-A CLE 111 354 354 85 11 11 3 .240 .359 127
1941 20 -5.9 Oklahoma City TL A1 CLE 77 256 62 9 7 1 .242 .344 88
1941 20 -5.3 Wilkes-Barre EL A CLE 34 98 23 2 4 2 .235 .398 39
1941 20 -8.0 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 16 53 47 4 15 2 0 1 5 0 0 4 7 .319 .373 .426 .798 20 1 0 2
1942 21 -5.3 Baltimore IL AA CLE 4 8 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .375 3 0
1942 21 -6.9 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 68 184 170 10 33 5 0 0 11 1 3 11 31 .194 .243 .224 .467 38 3 0 3
1946 25 -4.6 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 88 292 271 29 64 11 5 0 17 1 4 17 44 .236 .284 .314 .597 85 8 1 3
1947 26 -3.3 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 135 426 378 38 94 14 5 4 42 3 1 41 49 .249 .324 .344 .668 130 8 1 6
1948 27 -2.0 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 144 524 472 60 117 21 6 14 61 6 3 48 74 .248 .317 .407 .724 192 10 0 4
1949 28 -0.8 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 152 529 468 54 105 19 5 8 55 1 0 49 89 .224 .298 .338 .635 158 12 0 12
1950 29 0.2 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 131 469 415 53 91 16 5 14 58 1 0 42 52 .219 .291 .383 .674 159 11 0 12
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
1951 30 1.0 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 133 457 416 60 99 17 5 6 43 0 3 38 72 .238 .302 .346 .648 144 6 0 3
1952 31 2.3 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 112 364 333 39 75 17 2 4 41 0 2 29 47 .225 .287 .324 .612 108 4 0 2
1953 32 3.3 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 112 329 299 37 65 10 1 9 37 1 2 25 41 .217 .280 .348 .628 104 8 1 4
1954 33 4.6 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 139 468 423 56 99 12 7 11 40 0 1 34 48 .234 .289 .374 .662 158 15 0 7 4
1955 34 5.5 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 116 352 304 30 67 5 2 9 40 0 1 34 33 .220 .293 .339 .632 103 7 0 7 7 5
1956 35 6.6 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 122 368 315 42 70 15 2 6 34 1 1 49 54 .222 .327 .340 .667 107 8 0 4 0 6
1957 36 7.3 Cleveland AL MLB CLE 58 167 148 14 32 7 0 4 15 0 1 16 23 .216 .291 .345 .636 51 4 0 2 1 1
1958 37 8.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB DET-PHI 70 203 189 19 38 12 0 1 13 0 0 14 48 .201 .256 .280 .537 53 5 0 0 0 1
1958 37 8.5 Detroit AL MLB DET 45 140 130 14 25 6 0 1 7 0 0 10 32 .192 .250 .262 .512 34 5 0 0 0 1
1958 37 8.8 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 25 63 59 5 13 6 0 0 6 0 0 4 16 .220 .270 .322 .592 19 0 0 0 0 0
1959 38 9.8 2 Teams NL MLB PHI-SFG 46 88 81 1 14 2 0 0 8 0 2 4 20 .173 .207 .198 .404 16 1 0 1 2 1
1959 38 9.8 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI 25 57 51 1 10 1 0 0 8 0 1 3 10 .196 .232 .216 .448 11 0 0 1 2 1
1959 38 9.8 San Francisco NL MLB SFG 21 31 30 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 10 .133 .161 .167 .328 5 1 0 0 0 0
1960 39 11.1 Chicago NL MLB CHC 24 45 43 4 9 2 1 1 5 0 0 1 10 .209 .244 .372 .617 16 2 1 0 0 0
MLB (17 seasons) MLB 1666 5318 4772 550 1087 187 46 92 525 15 24 456 742 .228 .295 .344 .639 1642 113 4 72 14 14
Minors (5 seasons) Minors 356 1105 1105 1 282 45 21 23 0 0 .255 .396 438 0
All Levels (20 Seasons) 2022 6423 5877 551 1369 232 67 115 525 15 24 456 742 .233 .354 2080 113 4 72 14 14
C (2 seasons) Minors 165 527 527 137 23 4 18 .260 .421 222
A1 (2 seasons) Minors 121 394 394 101 16 10 3 .256 .371 146
A (2 seasons) Minors 66 176 176 42 5 7 2 .239 .381 67
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
1938 17 Springfield MATL C CLE C 49 275 239 31 5 .982 5.51
1939 18 Springfield MATL C CLE C 92 655 586 56 13 .980 6.98
1940 19 2 Teams 2 Lgs A1-A CLE C 61 304 269 28 7 .977 4.87
1940 19 Oklahoma City TL A1 C 34 179 161 15 3 .983 5.18
1940 19 Wilkes-Barre EL A CLE C 27 125 108 13 4 .968 4.48
1941 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs A1-A CLE C 95 535 438 84 13 .976 5.49
1941 20 Oklahoma City TL A1 CLE C 73 393 322 62 9 .977 5.26
1941 20 Wilkes-Barre EL A CLE C 22 142 116 22 4 .972 6.27
1941 20 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 16 122.0 75 63 10 2 2 .973 5.39 4.56 1 8 7 47%
1942 21 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 66 450.0 265 227 32 6 7 .977 5.18 3.92 4 17 12 41%
1946 25 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 87 705.0 538 486 47 5 11 .991 6.80 6.13 8 14 29 67%
1947 26 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 133 1012.0 627 566 54 7 14 .989 5.51 4.66 7 22 34 61%
1948 27 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 142 1194.0 720 637 76 7 17 .990 5.37 5.02 6 25 27 52%
1949 28 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 152 1247.0 731 651 73 7 16 .990 5.23 4.76 4 27 33 55%
1950 29 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 129 1060.0 725 656 64 5 14 .993 6.11 5.58 3 15 33 69%
1951 30 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 129 1059.0 669 597 66 6 8 .991 5.63 5.14 7 33 26 44%
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
1952 31 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 107 844.0 558 498 53 7 7 .987 5.88 5.15 3 27 25 48%
1953 32 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 106 791.0 452 399 42 11 3 .976 5.02 4.16 5 25 21 46%
1954 33 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 137 1113.0 714 661 49 4 9 .994 5.74 5.18 3 27 28 51%
1955 34 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 111 825.0 619 583 34 2 12 .997 6.73 5.56 8 19 13 41%
1956 35 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 118 864.0 686 648 28 10 2 .985 7.04 5.73 2 25 10 29%
1957 36 Cleveland AL MLB CLE C 58 421.0 301 287 14 0 4 1.000 6.43 5.19 3 12 7 37%
1958 37 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB DET-PHI C 70 518.0 344 315 27 2 5 .994 5.94 4.89 7 15 10 40%
1958 37 Detroit AL MLB DET C 45 353.0 231 211 19 1 4 .996 5.86 5.11 5 10 7 41%
1958 37 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI C 25 165.0 113 104 8 1 1 .991 6.11 4.48 2 5 3 38%
1959 38 2 Teams NL MLB PHI-SFG C 46 254.0 176 156 17 3 3 .983 6.13 3.76 2 12 9 43%
1959 38 Philadelphia NL MLB PHI C 25 155.0 96 84 11 1 2 .990 5.52 3.80 1 8 7 47%
1959 38 San Francisco NL MLB SFG C 21 99.0 80 72 6 2 1 .975 7.09 3.71 1 4 2 33%
1960 39 Chicago NL MLB CHC C 22 119.0 87 76 9 2 2 .977 6.43 3.86 2 10 6 38%
MLB (17 seasons) MLB C 1629 12598.0 8287 7506 695 86 136 .990 5.86 5.03 75 333 330 50%
Minors (4 seasons) Minors C 297 1769 1532 199 38 .979 5.83
All Levels (20 Seasons) C 1926 12598.0 10056 9038 894 124 136 .988 5.86 5.16 75 333 330 50%
A (4 seasons) Minors C 297 1769 1532 199 38 .979 5.83
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1938 17 Springfield Indians Middle Atlantic League C
1939 18 Springfield Indians Middle Atlantic League C
1940 19 Oklahoma City Indians Texas League A1
1940 19 Wilkes-Barre Barons Eastern League A
1941 20 Oklahoma City Indians Texas League A1
1941 20 Wilkes-Barre Barons Eastern League A
1941 20 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1
1942 21 Baltimore Orioles International League AA
1942 21 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1
1943 22 Military Service
1944 23 Military Service
1945 24 Military Service
1946 25 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1
1947 26 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1
1948 27 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1
1949 28 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1
1950 29 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1 1950-04-18 1950-09-30
1951 30 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1 1951-04-17 1951-09-30
1952 31 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1 1952-04-15 1952-09-28
1953 32 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1 1953-04-14 1953-09-23
1954 33 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1 1954-04-13 1954-09-26
1955 34 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1 1955-04-12 1955-09-21
1956 35 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1 1956-04-17 1956-09-26
1957 36 Cleveland Indians American League MLB 1 1957-04-16 1957-09-08
1958 37 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1958-04-15 1958-07-27
1958 37 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB 2 1958-06-01 1958-09-27
1959 38 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB 1 1959-04-10 1959-06-04
1959 38 San Francisco Giants National League MLB 2 1959-06-19 1959-09-22
1960 39 Chicago Cubs National League MLB 1 1960-05-28 1960-07-04

Sabr ID: eb9a8d71

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