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Joe Gordon
Joseph Lowell Gordon (Flash)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 5' 10", Weight 180 lb.
School Oregon

MLB Debut April 18, 1938
Final Game September 30, 1950
Born February 18, 1915 in Los Angeles, CA
Died April 14, 1978 (age 63)

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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1938 23 CHA AL   99  340   54   79  21   3  14   54   6   1   41   62  .232  .314  .435  .750  148   0   3   1   1   7  
 1939 24 CHA AL  154  622  110  178  37   5  26  143  10   4   64   68  .286  .348  .487  .835  303   0  13   0   2  19  MVP-7
 1940 25 CHA AL  154  636   86  161  31  11  20  117  17   8   40   85  .253  .298  .431  .728  274   1   9   1   4  17  MVP-14
 1941 26 WAA AL  154  575   89  154  19   7  20   96  12   4   69   81  .268  .345  .430  .774  247   6   5   1   1  14  MVP-11
 1942 27 WAA AL  154  587   83  174  23   6  18   86  22   8   93  119  .296  .391  .448  .839  263   1   3  13   0  13  MVP-4
 1943 28 WAA AL  154  585   86  139  27  10  16   95   4   1  112   84  .238  .359  .400  .759  234   1   7   0   3  13  MVP-2
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 31 WAA AL  105  254   18   48  12   0   4   19   1   1   35   61  .189  .294  .283  .577   72   4   1   0   3  12  
 1947 32 SLA AL  154  609  112  200  28  17  37  151  11   8   69   57  .328  .395  .612 1.007  373   0  13   0   6  22  MVP-1
 1948 33 SLA AL  154  605  102  163  22   6  35  113   0   0   76   78  .269  .350  .499  .849  302   2   8   5   3  27  MVP-5
 1949 34 SLA AL  153  580   73  135  21   4  21   79   2   1   77   51  .233  .324  .391  .716  227   1   5   2   4  19  MVP-11
 1950 35 SLA AL   72  239   36   62  13   0   9   35   0   1   33   22  .259  .344  .427  .771  102   0   4   0   0   7  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 11 Seasons     1507 5632  849 1493 254  69 220  988  85  37  709  768  .265  .346  .452  .798 2545  16  71  23  27 170
 Per 162 games        605   91  160  27   7  24  106   9   4   76   83                          274   2   8   2   3  18
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1938 23 CHA AL   7   47   4.8   9   4   0  .444  18   77   51  .662    0    0  .000  2B   2e39      -93   
 1939 24 CHA AL  21  104   5.9   0   0   0  .000  28  157  123  .783    0    0  .000  2B   1e28      -41   
 1940 25 CHA AL  21   78   4.1   0   0   0  .000  12  153  140  .915    0    0  .000  2B   1e22     -123   
 1941 26 WAA AL  24   86   5.2   0   0   0  .000  33  146  110  .753    0    0  .000  2B   1e39      -50   
 1942 27 WAA AL  21  106   6.6   0   0   0  .000  22  148  125  .845    0    0  .000  2B   1e29      -61   
 1943 28 WAA AL  18   91   5.3   0   0   0  .000  23  125   98  .784    0    0  .000  2B   1e29      -19   
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 31 WAA AL  45   20   2.5   9   2   0  .222   6   61   53  .869    0    0  .000  2B   1e24      -68   
 1947 32 SLA AL  24  142   8.5   0   0   0  .000  16  160  138  .862    0    0  .000  2B   1e17      165   
 1948 33 SLA AL  33  101   5.7   0   0   0  .000  19  150  129  .860    0    0  .000  2B   1e25      -30   
 1949 34 SLA AL  39   73   4.2   0   0   0  .000  19  162  139  .858    0    0  .000  2B   1e16      -46   
 1950 35 SLA AL  71   35   5.1   6   2   1  .333  11   69   47  .681    0    0  .000  2B   3e28        1   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 11 Seasons          890   5.4  24   8   1  .333 207 1408 1153  .819    0    0  .000                 -30   3
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 34.9 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 65.5 (Likely HOFer ~ 100)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1938 23 CHA AL  2B   87   270  282   18   74  .968   84  760.1  6.53
 1939 24 CHA AL  2B  154   359  460   28  130  .967  154 1374.2  5.36
 1940 25 CHA AL  2B  154   275  460   12   99  .984  154 1405.0  4.71  GG
 1941 26 WAA AL  2B  154   433  519   33  115  .966  154 1369.2  6.26
 1942 27 WAA AL  2B  154   423  448   22  121  .975  154 1389.2  5.64
 1943 28 WAA AL  2B  154   462  462   23  117  .976  154 1400.0  5.94
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 31 WAA AL  2B   97   135  231    6   59  .984   66  659.1  5.00
 1947 32 SLA AL  2B  154   379  466   16  130  .981  154 1370.1  5.55
 1948 33 SLA AL  2B  154   366  508   19  142  .979  154 1393.1  5.65
 1949 34 SLA AL  2B  153   381  457   19  101  .978  153 1353.0  5.57  GG
 1950 35 SLA AL  2B   67   199  165   11   45  .971   65  583.1  5.62
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+


Draft History


Transaction History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1938  CHA   82-72   Robert Rescigno
 1939  CHA   87-67   Robert Rescigno
 1940  CHA   87-67   Robert Rescigno
 1941  WAA   72-82   Larry Cupp
 1942  WAA   84-70   Larry Cupp
 1943  WAA   85-69   Larry Cupp
 1946  WAA   68-86   Larry Cupp
 1947  SLA   66-88   Pat Carr
 1948  SLA   78-76   Pat Carr
 1949  SLA   65-89   Pat Carr
 1950  SLA   73-81   Pat Carr

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