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Phil Rizzuto
Philip Francis Rizzuto (Scooter)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 5' 6", Weight 160 lb.

MLB Debut April 14, 1941
Final Game August 16, 1956
Born September 25, 1917 in Brooklyn, NY
Died August 13, 2007

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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1941 23 NYA AL  147  560   54  158  23  10   4   62  12   4   21   49  .282  .306  .380  .686  213  15   4   2   0  14  
 1942 24 NYA AL  154  590   64  164  25   4   8   59  33   7   47   48  .278  .331  .375  .705  221  16   3   8   1  18  MVP-15
 1943           [Did not play]
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 28 NYA AL  131  498   63  127  17   3   4   34  25   3   30   44  .255  .299  .325  .625  162  14   1   1   2   9  
 1947 29 NYA AL  150  594   69  160  22   9   2   37  20  10   55   29  .269  .330  .347  .677  206  29   2   0   0   8  MVP-25
 1948 30 NYA AL  143  499   60  131  16   2   8   52   3   5   51   36  .263  .330  .351  .681  175  23   1   0   0   6  MVP-24
 1949 31 NYA AL  154  655  108  201  19   5  11   63  18   9   55   39  .307  .359  .402  .761  263  13   6   2   2   8  MVP-12
 1950 32 NYA AL  154  625  132  205  44   7  10   74   4   4   75   40  .328  .407  .469  .876  293  21   2   5  10  12  MVP-8
 1951 33 NYA AL  149  592   74  153  15  10   1   60  17   7   53   37  .258  .320  .323  .643  191  22   5   0   3  12  
 1952 34 NYA AL  154  639   83  148  25  15   1   50  16   3   47   62  .232  .286  .322  .608  206  32   2   1   2  14  MVP-22
 1953 35 NYA AL  137  455   70  121  22   6   1   46   5  10   73   55  .266  .368  .347  .715  158  19   1   6   1  10  
 1954 36 NYA AL   65  179   24   43   7   0   2   16   1   0   14   13  .240  .294  .313  .607   56  13   1   0   0   4  
 1955 37 NYA AL   75  122   16   28   6   2   0    8   6   1   18   15  .230  .331  .311  .642   38   2   1   0   1   2  
 1956 38 NYA AL   11   35    4    8   2   0   0    4   0   0    2    3  .229  .270  .286  .556   10   5   0   0   0   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 13 Seasons     1624 6043  821 1647 243  73  52  565 160  63  541  470  .273  .333  .363  .696 2192 224  29  25  22 117
 Per 162 games        603   82  164  24   7   5   56  16   6   54   47                          219  22   3   2   2  12
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1941 23 NYA AL  28   62   3.9   0   0   0  .000  29  183  139  .760    0    0  .000  SS   2e36      -54   
 1942 24 NYA AL  21   73   4.2   0   0   0  .000  28  190  140  .737    0    0  .000  SS   2e31      -12   
 1943           [Did not play]
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 28 NYA AL  30   51   3.5   3   1   0  .333  20  135  101  .748    0    0  .000  SS   2e31        0   
 1947 29 NYA AL  21   71   4.0   0   0   0  .000  18  184  143  .777    0    0  .000  SS   2e25      -37   
 1948 30 NYA AL  25   60   4.0   0   0   0  .000  16  173  135  .780    0    0  .000  SS   2e21       13   
 1949 31 NYA AL  36   97   5.4   0   0   0  .000  21  190  141  .742    0    0  .000  SS   2e23       50   
 1950 32 NYA AL  38  122   7.2   0   0   0  .000  15  190  170  .895    0    0  .000  SS   1e14       19   
 1951 33 NYA AL  39   64   3.6   1   0   0  .000  23  159  124  .780    0    0  .000  SS   2e25      -54   
 1952 34 NYA AL  36   60   3.0   0   0   0  .000  25  178  140  .787    0    0  .000  SS   2e19      -70   
 1953 35 NYA AL  35   60   4.3  26  10   0  .385  18  136  102  .750    0    0  .000  SS   2e27      -19   
 1954 36 NYA AL  33   17   3.0  12   2   0  .167   8   41   23  .561    0    0  .000  2B   4e32       65   
 1955 37 NYA AL  25   14   3.9  38   8   0  .211   8   21   11  .524    0    0  .000  SS   3e36      -48   
 1956 38 NYA AL  14    3   2.6   1   0   0  .000   6   13    4  .308    0    0  .000  SS   3e48       15   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 13 Seasons          760   4.3  81  21   0  .259 235 1793 1373  .766    0    0  .000                 -14   1
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 25.9 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1941 23 NYA AL  SS  147   290  500   29  111  .965  147 1287.0  5.52
 1942 24 NYA AL  SS  154   351  479   28  104  .967  154 1368.2  5.46
 1943           [Did not play]
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 28 NYA AL  SS  129   215  342   20   72  .965  118 1009.0  4.97
 1947 29 NYA AL  SS  150   262  449   18   85  .975  142 1328.0  4.82
 1948 30 NYA AL  SS  142   244  488   16   96  .979  137 1225.2  5.38
                 1B    1     1    1    0    0 1.000    0    1.0 18.00
 1949 31 NYA AL  SS  154   255  468   21   99  .972  154 1384.1  4.70
 1950 32 NYA AL  SS  154   290  599   15  135  .983  153 1390.2  5.75
 1951 33 NYA AL  SS  148   289  445   23   91  .970  145 1303.2  5.07
 1952 34 NYA AL  SS  154   304  393   25   92  .965  154 1389.1  4.52  GG
 1953 35 NYA AL  SS  111   205  356   18   87  .969  107  981.0  5.15
 1954 36 NYA AL  2B   49   111  112    8   25  .965   42  366.1  5.48
                 SS    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1955 37 NYA AL  SS   27    45   71    8   12  .935   23  189.1  5.51
                 2B    4     1    5    0    1 1.000    0    9.0  6.00
 1956 38 NYA AL  SS    9    23   37    6    8  .909    9   79.0  6.84
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1950 WS    NYA BRN   W    5  21  3  8  1  0  1   1  1  0  .381  .409  .571  0
 1956 WS    NYA NY2   W    1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  1  0  .000 1.000  .000  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


Draft History


Transaction History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1941  NYA   94-60   Billy Vanson
 1942  NYA   80-74   Billy Vanson
 1946  NYA   81-73   Billy Vanson
 1947  NYA   93-61   Billy Vanson
 1948  NYA   79-75   Billy Vanson
 1949  NYA   76-78   Billy Vanson
 1950  NYA  105-49   Billy Vanson
 1951  NYA   78-76   Billy Vanson
 1952  NYA   84-70   Billy Vanson
 1953  NYA   72-82   Billy Vanson
 1954  NYA   79-75   Billy Vanson
 1955  NYA   84-70   Billy Vanson
 1956  NYA  101-53   Billy Vanson

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