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Joe Ginsberg
Myron Nathan Ginsberg

Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 5' 11", Weight 180 lb.

MLB Debut September 15, 1948
Final Game April 15, 1962
Born October 11, 1926 in New York, NY
Died November 2, 2012 (age 86)

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1948 21 SLA AL   33   37    5   16   3   0   0    6   0   0    6    1  .432  .489  .514 1.002   19   0   2   0   0   0  
 1949           [Did not play]
 1950 23 BON NL   23   70    8   19   6   0   0    6   0   0    5    7  .271  .320  .357  .677   25   1   0   0   0   1  
 1951 24 BON NL  103  325   37   94  13   2   9   43   2   2   45   22  .289  .372  .425  .797  138   3   5   3   1   7  
 1952 25 BON NL  105  324   24   66   8   0   4   24   1   0   50   38  .204  .306  .265  .572   86   2   5   0   0  10  
 1953 26 PHA AL   71  172   17   48  10   0   0   25   0   0   33   10  .279  .392  .337  .730   58   0   3   3   1   8  
 1954           [Did not play]
 1955           [Did not play]
 1956 29 PIN NL   97  239   24   49  11   1   1   20   0   0   27   26  .205  .281  .272  .553   65   1   4   0   0  13  
 1957 30 PIN NL   73  188   24   58  13   6   1   25   1   0   17   23  .309  .361  .457  .818   86   0   3   5   0   5  
 1958 31 PIN NL   50   85   12   19   0   0   4    6   0   0    9   11  .224  .298  .365  .663   31   0   0   0   0   4  
 1959 32 PIN NL   62  156   10   33   2   0   2   11   1   0   12   16  .212  .268  .263  .531   41   1   0   0   0   4  
 1960 33 CHA AL   27   80    4   25   2   0   0    9   0   0    3    5  .312  .337  .338  .675   27   0   0   0   0   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 10 Seasons      644 1676  165  427  68   9  21  175   5   2  207  159  .255  .334  .344  .677  576   8  22  11   2  52
 Per 162 games        422   42  107  17   2   5   44   1   1   52   40                          145   2   6   3   1  13
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1948 21 SLA AL  30   10  12.4  25  10   0  .400   1    2    0  .000    2    2  .500  C    4(+3)e16  231   
 1949           [Did not play]
 1950 23 BON NL   8    8   4.1   2   1   0  .500   0   10    9  .900    7    0 1.000  C    4(+2)e6    65   
 1951 24 BON NL   9   53   5.8  12   4   1  .333   8   35   29  .829   46   20  .697  C    3(+1)e8    57   
 1952 25 BON NL  36   28   2.8   5   0   0  .000  14   52   43  .827   53   22  .707  C    3(+1)e6  -102   
 1953 26 PHA AL   5   23   4.8  18   5   0  .278   3   23   16  .696   47   15  .758  C    3(+1)e8    14   
 1954           [Did not play]
 1955           [Did not play]
 1956 29 PIN NL  22   17   2.3  12   1   0  .083   2   41   28  .683   15   13  .536  C    4(+2)e4   -28   
 1957 30 PIN NL  14   30   6.0  13   7   1  .538   4   30   21  .700   25   11  .694  C    3(+1)e4   116   
 1958 31 PIN NL  32    8   3.3   9   1   0  .111   3   16   14  .875   18    9  .667  C    3(+1)e4    58   
 1959 32 PIN NL  31   10   2.3   5   1   0  .200   3   23   20  .870   24   10  .706  C    3(0)e3     51   
 1960 33 CHA AL  45    9   4.6   4   0   0  .000   1    8    8 1.000    5    5  .500  C    3(0)e12    12   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 10 Seasons          201   4.1 105  30   2  .286  39  240  188  .783  242  107  .693                  16   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 5.1 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 0.0 (Likely HOFer ~ 100)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1948 21 SLA AL  C     9    22    2    1    0  .960    3   38.0  5.68
 1949           [Did not play]
 1950 23 BON NL  C    21    93    4    0    0 1.000   18  160.2  5.43
 1951 24 BON NL  C    89   466   38    8    1  .984   87  776.1  5.84
 1952 25 BON NL  C    99   551   47   14    1  .977   94  841.1  6.40
 1953 26 PHA AL  C    50   209   24    3    1  .987   43  376.1  5.57
 1954           [Did not play]
 1955           [Did not play]
 1956 29 PIN NL  C    87   399   26    2    6  .995   72  594.2  6.43
 1957 30 PIN NL  C    60   343   29    4    0  .989   50  448.1  7.47
 1958 31 PIN NL  C    41   141   19    3    2  .982   21  214.1  6.72
 1959 32 PIN NL  C    56   239   18    3    0  .988   46  405.0  5.71
 1960 33 CHA AL  C    23   106    8    1    0  .991   21  184.0  5.58
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+


Draft History


Transaction History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1948  SLA   78-76   Pat Carr
 1950  BON   69-85   Jim Pardee
 1951  BON   69-85   Jim Pardee
 1952  BON   63-91   Jim Pardee
 1953  PHA   74-80   Drew Kennedy
 1956  PIN   63-91   Dennis Van Langen
 1957  PIN   75-79   Dennis Van Langen
 1958  PIN   79-75   Dennis Van Langen
 1959  PIN   64-90   Dennis Van Langen
 1960  CHA   70-84   Ron Tidrow

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