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Barney McCosky
William Barney McCosky

Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 6' 1", Weight 184 lb.

MLB Debut April 18, 1939
Final Game July 8, 1953
Born April 11, 1917 in Coal Run, PA
Died September 6, 1996

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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1940 23 BOA AL  152  646  145  224  31  19  10   57  18   8   66   61  .347  .406  .500  .906  323   5   6   5   3   8  MVP-12
 1941 24 BOA AL  133  488   97  157  28   9   3   46   4   0   60   32  .322  .396  .434  .831  212  24   1   0   1  11  
 1942 25 BOA AL  154  616   87  192  37  10   9  124   8   3   55   37  .312  .365  .448  .813  276   1  10   0   2  14  MVP-10
 1943           [Did not play]
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 29 SLN NL  129  424   69  138  26   2   4   46  13   8   62   27  .325  .414  .425  .839  180   4   1  11   3   7  MVP-23
 1947 30 SLN NL  152  590   81  197  25  11   7   97   0   2   60   35  .334  .395  .449  .844  265   4   8   0   5  22  MVP-15
 1948 31 SLN NL  154  545   55  140  21   6   0   67   0   3   74   24  .257  .340  .317  .658  173  18  10   2   0  20  
 1949           [Did not play]
 1950 33 SLN NL   68  170   16   44  11   0   0   25   0   0   28   12  .259  .362  .324  .685   55   2   1   0   0   1  
 1951 34 SLA AL   59  101    9   33   4   0   2    5   1   2    8    7  .327  .376  .426  .802   43   2   0   0   0   0  
 1952 35 SLA AL   37   88   12   17   3   3   1    9   0   1    9    7  .193  .287  .330  .617   29   6   1   0   3   1  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
  9 Seasons     1038 3668  571 1142 186  60  36  476  44  27  422  242  .311  .381  .424  .806 1556  66  38  18  17  84
 Per 162 games        572   89  178  29   9   6   74   7   4   66   38                          243  10   6   3   3  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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1940 23 BOA AL  21  135   8.1   3   1   1  .333   3   51   42  .824    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e6     8   
 1941 24 BOA AL  23   87   6.4   5   2   0  .400   5   41   38  .927    0    0  .000  OF   1(+1)e7     4   
 1942 25 BOA AL  14  101   6.1   0   0   0  .000  10   56   41  .732    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e7    36   
 1943           [Did not play]
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 29 SLN NL  26   77   6.8  26   9   0  .346   2   49   42  .857    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e8    23   
 1947 30 SLN NL  21  102   6.5   3   1   1  .333   9   56   40  .714    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e7    50   
 1948 31 SLN NL  33   60   3.6   1   0   0  .000   3   57   40  .702    0    0  .000  OF   3(+2)e3  -134   
 1949           [Did not play]
 1950 33 SLN NL  10   22   4.7  27   6   0  .222   1    7    2  .286    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e5    55   
 1951 34 SLA AL  17   16   6.1  10   6   1  .600   1   11    8  .727    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e9    85   
 1952 35 SLA AL   4    9   3.0   2   0   0  .000   1   12    9  .750    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e8     8   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
  9 Seasons          614   6.0  77  25   3  .325  35  340  262  .771    0    0  .000                   3   1
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 30.0 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1940 23 BOA AL  RF  148   285    7    3    3  .990  146 1297.0  2.03
                 LF    4     2    0    0    0 1.000    1   14.0  1.29
 1941 24 BOA AL  LF  125   221    4    5    0  .978  110 1035.2  1.96
                 CF    7    13    3    0    1 1.000    6   51.0  2.82
                 RF    1     3    0    0    0 1.000    1    8.0  3.38
 1942 25 BOA AL  RF  153   374   15   10    4  .975  153 1349.0  2.60
                 LF   22     4    0    0    0 1.000    0   32.0  1.12
 1943           [Did not play]
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 29 SLN NL  CF   82   184    4    2    0  .989   79  699.2  2.42  GG
                 LF   20    37    2    0    0 1.000   20  181.2  1.93
                 RF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    2.0  4.50
 1947 30 SLN NL  LF  149   335   14    9    4  .975  149 1356.2  2.32
 1948 31 SLN NL  LF  153   277   10    3    1  .990  153 1382.0  1.87
 1949           [Did not play]
 1950 33 SLN NL  LF   21    37    0    1    0  .974   21  184.1  1.81
                 RF   18    20    2    0    0 1.000   18  160.1  1.23
 1951 34 SLA AL  CF   44    50    6    1    1  .982   18  224.1  2.25
                 LF    2     5    0    0    0 1.000    2   18.0  2.50
                 RF    3     2    0    0    0 1.000    0    7.1  2.45
 1952 35 SLA AL  CF   29    52    3    1    0  .982   22  202.0  2.45
                 RF    5     2    0    0    0 1.000    0    8.2  2.08
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1941 WS    BOA BRN   W    2   3  1  1  0  0  0   0  0  0  .333  .333  .333  0
 1942 WS    BOA BRN   W    7  25  5  5  1  1  2   8  3  4  .200  .276  .560  1
 1947 WS    SLN BOA   L    7  25  3  7  2  1  0   2  2  2  .280  .333  .440  0
 1948 WS    SLN BOA   L    5  19  1  0  0  0  0   0  2  0  .000  .095  .000  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


Draft History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1940  BOA   95-59   Steve Bivens
 1941  BOA  101-53   Steve Bivens
 1942  BOA  102-52   Steve Bivens
 1946  SLN   89-65   Mike Rescigno
 1947  SLN   89-65   Mike Rescigno
 1948  SLN   97-57   Mike Rescigno
 1950  SLN   69-85   Mike Rescigno
 1951  SLA   64-90   Pat Carr
 1952  SLA   64-90   Pat Carr

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