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Billy Herman

William Jennings Bryan Herman

Positions: Second Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 180 lb.

Born: July 7, 1909 in New Albany, Indiana, United States
Died: September 5, 1992 in West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
High School: New Albany HS (New Albany, IN)

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
1928 18 -7.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs D-AA 110 435 379 63 126 13 16 4 18 28 27 .332 .483 183 5 23
1928 18 -7.3 Vicksburg CSTL D 106 420 364 63 121 12 15 4 18 28 27 .332 .388 .481 .869 175 5 23
1928 18 -11.0 Louisville AA AA 4 15 5 1 1 0 .333 .533 8
1929 19 -7.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA 162 680 622 96 204 39 11 14 79 12 40 48 .328 .494 307 18
1929 19 -7.1 Dayton CENL B 138 587 529 96 174 36 7 13 79 12 40 48 .329 .376 .497 .873 263 18
1929 19 -9.9 Louisville AA AA 24 93 30 3 4 1 .323 .473 44
1930 20 -9.5 Louisville AA AA 143 617 188 40 7 8 .305 .431 266
1931 21 -7.9 Louisville AA AA 118 486 170 24 3 7 .350 .455 221
1931 21 -7.8 CHC NL MLB CHC 25 115 98 14 32 7 0 0 16 2 13 6 .327 .405 .398 .803 39 0 4
1932 22 -6.7 CHC NL MLB CHC 154 723 656 102 206 42 7 1 51 14 40 33 .314 .358 .404 .762 265 5 22
1933 23 -6.0 CHC NL MLB CHC 153 681 619 82 173 35 2 0 44 5 45 34 .279 .332 .342 .675 212 21 4 13
1934 24 -4.8 CHC NL MLB CHC 113 501 456 79 138 21 6 3 42 6 34 31 .303 .355 .395 .750 180 8 3 8
1935 25 -3.1 CHC NL MLB CHC 154 735 666 113 227 57 6 7 83 6 42 29 .341 .383 .476 .859 317 17 3 24
1936 26 -2.3 CHC NL MLB CHC 153 709 632 101 211 57 7 5 93 5 59 30 .334 .392 .470 .862 297 16 1 17
1937 27 -1.2 CHC NL MLB CHC 138 632 564 106 189 35 11 8 65 2 56 22 .335 .396 .479 .875 270 7 1 11
1938 28 -0.5 CHC NL MLB CHC 152 696 624 86 173 34 7 1 56 3 59 31 .277 .342 .359 .701 224 24 2 11
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
1939 29 0.5 CHC NL MLB CHC 156 713 623 111 191 34 18 7 70 9 66 31 .307 .378 .453 .830 282 24 5 19
1940 30 2.1 CHC NL MLB CHC 135 616 558 77 163 24 4 5 57 1 47 30 .292 .347 .376 .723 210 16 0 11
1941 31 3.2 2 Teams NL MLB BRO-CHC 144 649 572 81 163 30 5 3 41 1 67 43 .285 .361 .371 .732 212 13 1 9
1941 31 3.2 CHC NL MLB CHC 11 45 36 4 7 0 1 0 0 0 9 5 .194 .356 .250 .606 9 0 0 0
1941 31 3.2 BRO NL MLB BRO 133 604 536 77 156 30 4 3 41 1 58 38 .291 .361 .379 .740 203 13 1 9
1942 32 4.2 BRO NL MLB BRO 155 647 571 76 146 34 2 2 65 6 72 52 .256 .339 .333 .672 190 9 0 4
1943 33 4.5 BRO NL MLB BRO 153 663 585 76 193 41 2 2 100 4 66 26 .330 .398 .417 .815 244 19 0 12
1946 36 7.3 2 Teams NL MLB BSN-BRO 122 512 436 56 130 31 5 3 50 3 69 23 .298 .395 .413 .808 180 14 1 6
1946 36 7.3 BRO NL MLB BRO 47 211 184 24 53 8 4 0 28 2 26 10 .288 .376 .375 .751 69 6 0 1
1946 36 7.3 BSN NL MLB BSN 75 301 252 32 77 23 1 3 22 1 43 13 .306 .409 .440 .849 111 8 1 5
1947 37 8.3 PIT NL MLB PIT 15 49 47 3 10 4 0 0 6 0 2 7 .213 .245 .298 .543 14 3 0 0
1948 38 9.5 Minneapolis AA AAA NYG 10 35 31 9 14 4 0 2 9 0 4 3 .452 .514 .774 1.288 24 0 0
1950 40 9.6 Oakland PCL AAA 71 233 202 32 62 8 0 4 29 2 26 16 .307 .389 .406 .795 82 1 4
MLB (15 seasons) MLB 1922 8641 7707 1163 2345 486 82 47 839 67 737 428 .304 .367 .407 .774 3136 191 26 171
Minors (6 seasons) Minors 614 2486 2337 200 764 128 37 39 117 32 98 94 .327 .463 1083 6 45
All Levels (20 Seasons) 2536 11127 10044 1363 3109 614 119 86 956 99 835 522 .310 .420 4219 191 32 216
AA (4 seasons) Minors 289 1211 1211 393 68 15 16 .325 .445 539
AAA (2 seasons) Minors 81 268 233 41 76 12 0 6 38 2 30 19 .326 .405 .455 .860 106 1 4
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
1928 18 Vicksburg CSTL D 2B 94 518 211 286 21 43 .959 5.29
1928 18 Vicksburg CSTL D SS 11 65 26 36 3 3 .954 5.64
1929 19 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA 2B 162 1025 462 517 46 .955 6.04
1929 19 Dayton CENL B 2B 138 861 390 432 39 .955 5.96
1929 19 Louisville AA AA 2B 24 164 72 85 7 .957 6.54
1930 20 Louisville AA AA 2B 143 889 354 495 40 .955 5.94
1931 21 Louisville AA AA 2B 118 755 352 375 28 .963 6.16
1931 21 CHC NL MLB CHC 2B 25 218.0 165 76 79 10 17 .939 6.40 6.20
1932 22 CHC NL MLB CHC 2B 154 1389.0 966 401 527 38 102 .961 6.01 6.03
1933 23 CHC NL MLB CHC 2B 153 1350.0 1023 466 512 45 114 .956 6.52 6.39
1934 24 CHC NL MLB CHC 2B 111 964.0 680 278 385 17 64 .975 6.19 5.97
1935 25 CHC NL MLB CHC 2B 154 1392.0 971 416 520 35 109 .964 6.05 6.08
1936 26 CHC NL MLB CHC 2B 153 1373.0 973 457 492 24 110 .975 6.22 6.20
1937 27 CHC NL MLB CHC 2B 137 1228.0 893 384 468 41 97 .954 6.24 6.22
1938 28 CHC NL MLB CHC 2B 151 1359.0 939 404 517 18 111 .981 6.10 6.10
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 29 CHC NL MLB CHC 2B 156 1385.0 891 377 485 29 95 .967 5.60 5.53
1940 30 CHC NL MLB CHC 2B 135 1213.0 836 366 448 22 94 .974 6.04 6.03
1941 31 2 Teams NL MLB BRO-CHC 2B 144 1261.0 730 330 374 26 69 .964 5.02 4.89
1941 31 CHC NL MLB CHC 2B 11 94.0 59 33 20 6 5 .898 5.07 4.82
1941 31 BRO NL MLB BRO 2B 133 1167.0 671 297 354 20 64 .970 5.02 4.89
1942 32 BRO NL MLB BRO 1B 3 25.0 32 29 2 1 2 .969 11.16 10.33
1942 32 BRO NL MLB BRO 2B 153 1338.0 807 383 402 22 97 .973 5.28 5.13
1943 33 BRO NL MLB BRO 2B 117 1024.0 631 291 322 18 69 .971 5.39 5.24
1943 33 BRO NL MLB BRO 3B 37 329.0 125 54 68 3 2 .976 3.34 3.30
1946 36 2 Teams NL MLB BSN-BRO 2B 60 474.0 283 137 137 9 27 .968 5.20 4.57
1946 36 2 Teams NL MLB BRO-BSN 3B 34 317.0 106 36 64 6 9 .943 2.84 2.94
1946 36 BRO NL MLB BRO 2B 16 118.0 78 42 36 0 5 1.000 5.95 4.88
1946 36 BRO NL MLB BRO 3B 29 272.0 91 31 55 5 8 .945 2.85 2.97
1946 36 BSN NL MLB BSN 1B 22 176.0 186 179 6 1 12 .995 9.46 8.41
1946 36 BSN NL MLB BSN 2B 44 356.0 205 95 101 9 22 .956 4.96 4.45
1946 36 BSN NL MLB BSN 3B 5 45.0 15 5 9 1 1 .933 2.80 2.80
1947 37 PIT NL MLB PIT 1B 2 12.0 8 6 2 0 0 1.000 6.00 4.00
1947 37 PIT NL MLB PIT 2B 10 80.0 27 14 13 0 2 1.000 3.04 2.70
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
1950 40 Oakland PCL AAA 1B 4 20 20 0 0 3 1.000 5.00
1950 40 Oakland PCL AAA 2B 16 43 19 23 1 5 .977 2.63
1950 40 Oakland PCL AAA 3B 35 84 23 58 3 7 .964 2.31
MLB (3 seasons) MLB 1B 27 213.0 226 214 10 2 14 .991 9.46 8.30
MLB (15 seasons) MLB 2B 1813 16048.0 10815 4780 5681 354 1177 .967 5.87 5.77
MLB (2 seasons) MLB 3B 71 646.0 231 90 132 9 11 .961 3.09 3.13
Minors (5 seasons) Minors 2B 533 3230 1398 1696 136 48 .958 5.80
All Levels (4 Seasons) 1B 31 213.0 246 234 10 2 17 .992 9.46 7.87
All Levels (19 Seasons) 2B 2346 16048.0 14045 6178 7377 490 1225 .965 5.87 5.78
All Levels (3 Seasons) 3B 106 646.0 315 113 190 12 18 .962 3.09 2.86
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1947 37 Pittsburgh NL MLB PIT 1 of 2 156 62 92 .403
1948 38 Minneapolis AA AAA NYG 1 of 2 154 77 77 .500
1951 41 Richmond PIED B 1 of 2 140 77 63 .550
1964 54 Boston AL MLB BOS 1 of 2 162 72 90 .444
1965 55 Boston AL MLB BOS 1 of 1 162 62 100 .383
1966 56 Boston AL MLB BOS 1 of 2 162 72 90 .444
1969 59 Tri-City NORW A- OAK 1 of 1 79 41 38 .519
7 Seasons 1015 463 550 .457
MLB (4 seasons) 642 268 372 .419
A- (1 season) 79 41 38 .519
AAA (1 season) 154 77 77 .500
B (1 season) 140 77 63 .550

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: d6297ffd

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