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1937 New York Giants

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1936 / 1938

95-57, Finished 1st in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Bill Terry (95-57)
Scored 732 runs, Allowed 602 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 89-63

Ballparks: Polo Grounds V · Attendance: 926,887 (1st of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 101, Pitching - 99 · one-year: Batting - 101, Pitching - 98

Postseason:  Lost World Series (4-1) to New York Yankees


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1936 / 1938 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Game Results

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Team Batting

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Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 C Harry Danning 25 93 312 292 30 84 12 4 8 51 0 18 20 .288 .331 .438 .770 106 128 8 1 1
2 1B Johnny McCarthy* 27 114 455 420 53 117 19 3 10 65 2 24 37 .279 .322 .410 .732 97 172 9 3 8
3 2B Burgess Whitehead 27 152 614 574 64 164 15 6 5 52 7 28 20 .286 .323 .359 .682 84 206 11 4 7
4 SS Dick Bartell 29 128 580 516 91 158 38 2 14 62 5 40 38 .306 .367 .469 .836 125 242 9 10 14
5 3B Lou Chiozza* 27 117 468 439 49 102 11 2 4 29 6 20 30 .232 .266 .294 .560 51 129 2 0 9
6 OF Mel Ott* 28 151 654 545 99 160 28 2 31 95 7 102 69 .294 .408 .523 .931 150 285 4 3 4
7 OF Jimmy Ripple* 27 121 464 426 70 135 23 3 5 66 3 29 20 .317 .362 .420 .782 111 179 10 1 10
8 OF Jo-Jo Moore* 28 142 633 580 89 180 37 10 6 57 7 46 37 .310 .364 .440 .804 116 255 9 3 4
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
9 C Gus Mancuso 31 86 307 287 30 80 17 1 4 39 1 17 20 .279 .319 .387 .706 90 111 4 0 3
10 OF Wally Berger 31 59 221 199 40 58 11 2 12 43 3 18 30 .291 .359 .548 .907 142 109 5 3 1
11 1B Sam Leslie* 31 72 216 191 25 59 7 2 3 30 1 20 12 .309 .380 .414 .794 115 79 8 2 0
12 OF Hank Leiber 26 51 202 184 24 54 7 3 4 32 1 15 27 .293 .347 .429 .776 109 79 9 0 3
13 OF Kiddo Davis 35 56 88 76 20 20 10 0 0 9 1 10 7 .263 .356 .395 .751 103 30 2 1 1
14 SS Blondy Ryan 31 21 82 75 10 18 3 1 1 13 0 6 8 .240 .296 .347 .643 73 26 3 0 1
15 IF Mickey Haslin 27 27 53 42 8 8 1 0 0 5 1 9 3 .190 .333 .214 .548 51 9 3 0 2
16 C Ed Madjeski 28 5 15 15 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 8 3 0 0 0
17 OF Phil Weintraub* 29 6 10 9 3 3 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 .333 .400 .556 .956 156 5 0 0 0
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
18 P Carl Hubbell 34 39 100 97 4 21 4 0 0 6 0 0 13 .216 .216 .258 .474 28 25 1 0 3
19 P Cliff Melton* 25 46 94 82 3 10 0 0 0 5 0 1 21 .122 .133 .122 .254 -31 10 3 0 10
20 P Hal Schumacher 26 45 85 81 9 18 2 0 2 7 0 3 16 .222 .250 .321 .571 53 26 3 0 1
21 P Harry Gumbert 27 34 75 72 3 13 0 0 1 5 0 1 15 .181 .192 .222 .414 12 16 1 0 2
22 P Slick Castleman 23 23 62 57 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 22 .070 .102 .088 .189 -48 5 3 0 3
23 P Al Smith* 29 33 26 25 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .120 .120 .120 .240 -35 3 0 0 1
24 P Dick Coffman 30 42 19 19 1 7 2 0 0 2 0 0 8 .368 .368 .474 .842 126 9 0 0 0
25 P Freddie Fitzsimmons 35 6 11 10 2 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 2 .300 .300 .700 1.000 163 7 0 0 1
26 P Tom Baker 24 13 9 9 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .222 .222 .222 .444 20 2 0 0 0
27 P Hy Vandenberg 31 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 1 0 0
28 P Bill Lohrman 24 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0 1
29 P Don Brennan 33 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .500 .000 .500 46 0 0 0 0
30 P Ben Cantwell 35 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
31 P Jumbo Brown 30 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 P Frank Gabler 25 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 28.0 152 5865 5329 732 1484 251 41 111 677 45 412 492 .278 .334 .403 .737 98 2150 108 31 90
Rank in 8 NL teams 5 3 4 5 6 1 6 7 2 4 3 3 2 3 1
Non-Pitcher Totals 28.1 152 5374 4870 705 1403 241 41 107 651 45 403 381 .288 .346 .420 .767 106 2047 96 31 68
Pitcher Totals 27.8 152 491 459 27 81 10 0 4 26 0 9 111 .176 .192 .224 .417 12 103 12 0 22
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown; OPS_lg for OPS+ does not include pitchers.

Team Pitching

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Rk Pos Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 SP Carl Hubbell* 34 22 8 .733 3.20 39 32 6 18 4 4 261.2 261 108 93 18 55 159 3 0 7 1087 121 3.38 1.208 9.0 0.6 1.9 5.5 2.89
2 SP Cliff Melton* 25 20 9 .690 2.61 46 27 14 14 2 7 248.0 216 90 72 9 55 142 6 0 2 1004 148 3.11 1.093 7.8 0.3 2.0 5.2 2.58
3 SP Hal Schumacher 26 13 12 .520 3.60 38 29 5 10 1 1 217.2 222 100 87 12 89 100 0 0 6 942 108 4.07 1.429 9.2 0.5 3.7 4.1 1.12
4 SP Harry Gumbert 27 10 11 .476 3.68 34 24 4 10 1 1 200.1 194 92 82 11 62 65 4 0 3 847 105 4.09 1.278 8.7 0.5 2.8 2.9 1.05
5 SP Slick Castleman 23 11 6 .647 3.31 23 23 0 10 2 0 160.1 148 66 59 19 33 78 0 1 2 639 117 4.23 1.129 8.3 1.1 1.9 4.4 2.36
Rk Pos Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
6 RP Al Smith* 29 5 4 .556 4.20 33 9 13 2 0 0 85.2 91 45 40 8 30 41 2 1 0 367 93 4.42 1.412 9.6 0.8 3.2 4.3 1.37
7 RP Dick Coffman 30 8 3 .727 3.04 42 1 21 0 0 3 80.0 93 36 27 4 31 30 4 0 1 363 128 4.25 1.550 10.5 0.5 3.5 3.4 0.97
8 RP Tom Baker 24 1 0 1.000 4.06 13 0 11 0 0 0 31.0 30 15 14 0 16 11 0 0 4 133 96 3.88 1.484 8.7 0.0 4.6 3.2 0.69
9 RP Don Brennan 33 1 0 1.000 6.75 6 0 2 0 0 0 9.1 12 8 7 0 9 1 1 0 1 50 60 6.04 2.250 11.6 0.0 8.7 1.0 0.11
Rk Pos Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
10 Freddie Fitzsimmons 35 2 2 .500 4.61 6 4 1 1 1 0 27.1 28 14 14 3 8 13 0 0 2 111 85 4.39 1.317 9.2 1.0 2.6 4.3 1.63
11 Bill Lohrman 24 1 0 1.000 0.90 2 1 1 1 0 1 10.0 5 1 1 0 2 3 0 0 0 35 447 3.04 0.700 4.5 0.0 1.8 2.7 1.50
12 Frank Gabler 25 0 0 10.00 6 0 4 0 0 0 9.0 20 14 10 1 2 3 0 0 1 48 40 4.49 2.444 20.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.50
13 Jumbo Brown 30 1 0 1.000 1.04 4 0 3 0 0 0 8.2 5 2 1 0 5 4 0 0 0 35 390 3.85 1.154 5.2 0.0 5.2 4.2 0.80
14 Hy Vandenberg 31 0 1 .000 7.88 1 1 0 1 0 0 8.0 10 7 7 0 6 2 0 0 0 39 52 4.79 2.000 11.3 0.0 6.8 2.3 0.33
15 Ben Cantwell 35 0 1 .000 9.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.0 6 4 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 18 47 6.54 1.750 13.5 2.3 2.3 2.3 1.00
Team Totals 27.8 95 57 .625 3.43 152 152 85 67 11 17 1361.0 1341 602 518 86 404 653 20 2 29 5718 114 3.84 1.282 8.9 0.6 2.7 4.3 1.62
Rank in 8 NL teams 1 8 2 4 3 2 6 1 2 2 5 2 1
Rk Pos Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
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Team Fielding--Totals

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Name Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Tom Baker 24 13 0 0 6 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.46 P
Dick Bartell 29 128 126 124 790 281 476 33 96 .958 5.91 SS
Wally Berger 31 52 50 31 115 107 4 4 0 .965 2.13 OF
Don Brennan 33 6 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.17 P
Jumbo Brown 30 4 0 0 5 0 5 0 0 1.000 1.25 P
Ben Cantwell 35 1 1 0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00 P
Slick Castleman 23 23 23 10 30 8 20 2 3 .933 1.22 P
Lou Chiozza 27 105 104 99 310 121 172 17 9 .945 2.74 3B-OF-2B
Dick Coffman 30 42 1 0 23 2 20 1 2 .957 0.52 P
Harry Danning 25 82 70 67 396 332 57 7 7 .982 4.52 3 20 24 55% 46% C
Kiddo Davis 35 37 17 16 44 41 0 3 0 .932 1.11 OF
Freddie Fitzsimmons 35 6 4 1 5 1 4 0 1 1.000 0.83 P
Frank Gabler 25 6 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.33 P
Harry Gumbert 27 34 24 10 98 16 80 2 2 .980 2.82 P
Mickey Haslin 27 17 9 9 64 13 47 4 6 .938 3.53 SS-3B-2B
Carl Hubbell 34 39 32 18 60 11 47 2 3 .967 1.49 P
Hank Leiber 26 46 46 42 80 78 1 1 0 .988 1.72 OF
Sam Leslie 31 44 44 42 487 444 38 5 45 .990 10.95 1B
Bill Lohrman 24 2 1 1 4 1 3 0 1 1.000 2.00 P
Ed Madjeski 28 5 3 3 10 8 2 0 1 1.000 2.00 0 0 1 100% 46% C
Gus Mancuso 31 81 79 66 488 410 69 9 4 .982 5.91 3 16 29 64% 46% C
Johnny McCarthy 27 110 108 108 1221 1123 82 16 89 .987 10.95 1B
Cliff Melton 25 46 27 14 79 10 68 1 3 .987 1.70 P
Jo-Jo Moore 28 140 140 137 244 226 12 6 0 .975 1.70 OF
Mel Ott 28 150 149 146 334 198 126 10 6 .970 2.15 OF-3B
Jimmy Ripple 27 111 100 93 203 193 6 4 1 .980 1.79 OF
Blondy Ryan 31 20 18 16 104 41 57 6 13 .942 4.67 SS-2B-3B
Hal Schumacher 26 38 29 10 65 17 46 2 2 .969 1.66 P
Al Smith 29 33 9 2 18 3 15 0 1 1.000 0.55 P
Hy Vandenberg 31 1 1 1 5 1 4 0 0 1.000 5.00 P
Phil Weintraub 29 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00 OF
Burgess Whitehead 27 152 152 145 932 394 514 24 106 .974 5.97 2B
Team Totals 28.1 152 1368 1212 6226 4083 1984 159 143 .974 3.83 6 36 54 60% 46%
Rank in 8 NL teams 3 1
Name Age G GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Batters

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary
Tom Baker 24 13 9 -1 0 0 0 1 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Traded 1
Dick Bartell 29 128 580 19 -0 0 20 9 47 4.7 18 65 6.6 .538 .530 4.6 2.9 45 $17,000 Traded *6
Wally Berger 31 59 221 11 -0 0 2 -1 12 1.1 7 19 1.9 .520 .507 1.7 0.1 17 Traded O8/97
Don Brennan 33 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .504 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /1
Jumbo Brown 30 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Purchased /1
Ben Cantwell 35 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .541 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Purchased /1
Slick Castleman 23 23 62 -12 0 0 0 7 -6 -0.6 0 -6 -0.6 .475 .496 -0.6 0.0 -6 1
Lou Chiozza* 27 117 468 -29 -0 0 1 1 -26 -2.8 15 -11 -1.2 .476 .483 -1.3 0.2 -12 Traded 58O/4
Dick Coffman 30 42 19 0 0 0 0 2 2 0.2 0 2 0.2 .506 .502 0.2 -0.0 2 Purchased 1
Harry Danning 25 93 312 3 0 0 1 3 7 0.6 10 17 1.7 .507 .504 1.6 0.3 16 $7,500 2
Kiddo Davis 35 56 88 1 -0 0 -6 -1 -6 -0.6 3 -3 -0.3 .489 .496 0.3 -0.7 3 Traded O87
Freddie Fitzsimmons 35 6 11 1 0 0 0 1 2 0.2 0 2 0.2 .534 .501 0.2 0.0 2 Traded /1
Frank Gabler 25 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /1
Harry Gumbert 27 34 75 -9 0 0 0 8 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .498 .500 -0.1 -0.0 -1 Purchased 1
Mickey Haslin 27 27 53 -2 -0 0 3 1 1 0.1 2 3 0.3 .505 .501 0.0 0.4 0 Traded /645
Carl Hubbell 34 39 100 -10 0 0 0 11 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .504 .501 0.1 -0.0 1 $22,500 Purchased 1
Hank Leiber 26 51 202 2 0 0 -1 -1 -0 -0.0 7 6 0.6 .500 .500 0.8 -0.2 7 Traded O8/97
Sam Leslie* 31 72 216 5 0 0 4 -2 7 0.7 7 14 1.4 .510 .504 1.0 0.2 10 Purchased 3
Bill Lohrman 24 2 3 -1 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.1 0 -0 -0.1 .476 .500 -0.1 0.0 -0 Purchased /1
Ed Madjeski 28 5 15 -2 0 0 0 0 -2 -0.2 0 -1 -0.1 .464 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 Purchased /2
Gus Mancuso 31 86 307 -4 0 0 0 3 -1 -0.1 10 9 0.9 .499 .499 0.9 0.2 9 Traded 2
Johnny McCarthy* 27 114 455 -2 0 0 5 -5 -2 -0.3 15 13 1.3 .498 .499 0.8 -0.0 8 Purchased *3
Cliff Melton* 25 46 94 -17 0 0 0 10 -6 -0.6 0 -6 -0.6 .486 .496 -0.6 -0.0 -6 Purchased 1
Jo-Jo Moore* 28 142 633 14 -0 0 -2 -7 5 0.4 20 24 2.5 .503 .503 2.7 -0.9 26 *7O
Mel Ott* 28 151 654 40 -1 0 6 -3 42 4.2 21 64 6.4 .529 .527 5.8 0.3 58 $17,500 Free Agency O95
Jimmy Ripple* 27 121 464 7 -0 0 0 -3 4 0.3 15 19 1.9 .503 .503 2.0 -0.4 19 Purchased *O98/7
Blondy Ryan 31 21 82 -3 0 0 1 1 -0 -0.0 3 2 0.2 .498 .500 0.2 0.2 1 Traded 6/45
Hal Schumacher 26 45 85 -5 0 0 0 9 4 0.4 0 4 0.4 .509 .503 0.4 -0.0 4 1
Al Smith* 29 33 26 -5 0 0 0 3 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .494 .499 -0.2 -0.0 -2 1
Hy Vandenberg 31 1 4 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .428 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 Purchased /1
Phil Weintraub* 29 6 10 1 0 0 0 -0 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .511 .500 0.1 -0.0 1 Purchased /7O
Burgess Whitehead 27 152 614 -11 -1 0 17 6 12 1.1 20 31 3.2 .508 .507 1.5 2.3 14 Traded *4
Team Total 28.0 1702 5865 -10 -1 0 51 54 94 8.6 173 266 26.9 .506 .505 21.7 5.0 215 $64,500
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Pitchers

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired
Tom Baker 24 31.0 13 0 15 4.35 4.55 0.34 0.00 105.2 4.42 0 0.0 1.0 -0.0 0.3 3 .502 .500 Traded
Don Brennan 33 9.1 6 0 8 7.71 4.40 0.43 0.00 108.2 4.29 -4 -0.3 1.0 -0.0 -0.3 -3 .442 .498
Jumbo Brown 30 8.2 4 0 2 2.08 4.48 0.30 0.00 95.7 3.99 2 0.2 1.0 -0.0 0.3 3 .549 .501 Purchased
Ben Cantwell 35 4.0 1 1 4 9.00 5.02 0.38 0.00 102.0 4.74 -2 -0.2 -0.0 -0.1 -2 .335 .499 Purchased
Slick Castleman 23 160.1 23 23 66 3.70 4.54 0.32 0.00 98.7 4.17 8 0.9 -0.1 2.2 23 .539 .505
Dick Coffman 30 80.1 42 1 36 4.03 4.48 0.37 0.00 103.3 4.25 2 0.2 1.0 -0.0 0.9 9 .505 .501 Purchased
Freddie Fitzsimmons 35 27.1 6 4 14 4.61 4.17 0.32 0.00 103.3 3.98 -2 -0.2 1.0 -0.0 0.1 1 .468 .499 Traded
Frank Gabler 25 9.0 6 0 14 14.00 4.60 0.47 0.00 105.2 4.34 -10 -0.9 1.0 -0.0 -0.8 -9 .356 .495
Harry Gumbert 27 200.1 34 24 92 4.13 4.55 0.36 0.00 99.5 4.18 1 0.1 1.0 -0.1 1.8 19 .503 .501 Purchased
Carl Hubbell* 34 261.2 39 32 108 3.71 4.60 0.33 0.00 100.5 4.29 17 1.8 1.0 -0.1 4.0 40 .546 .511 $22,500 Purchased
Bill Lohrman 24 10.0 2 1 1 0.90 4.20 0.30 0.00 100.7 3.92 3 0.4 1.0 -0.0 0.5 4 .693 .502 Purchased
Cliff Melton* 25 248.0 46 27 90 3.27 4.47 0.32 0.00 100.0 4.15 25 2.6 1.0 -0.1 4.8 47 .557 .516 Purchased
Hal Schumacher 26 217.1 38 29 100 4.14 4.46 0.34 0.00 99.1 4.08 -1 -0.1 1.0 -0.1 1.7 18 .496 .499
Al Smith* 29 85.2 33 9 45 4.73 4.59 0.34 0.00 103.1 4.38 -3 -0.3 1.0 -0.0 0.4 4 .490 .498
Hy Vandenberg 31 8.0 1 1 7 7.88 3.93 0.39 0.00 108.0 3.83 -4 -0.3 -0.0 -0.2 -3 .231 .498 Purchased
Team Total 27.8 1361.0 294 152 602 3.98 4.52 0.34 0.00 100.4 4.20 33 4.0 1.0 -0.5 15.6 155 .513 .504 $22,500
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1936 / 1938 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics