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Jim Russell
James William Russell

Bats Both, Throws Right
Height 6' 1", Weight 181 lb.

MLB Debut September 12, 1942
Final Game October 1, 1951
Born October 1, 1918 in Fayette City, PA
Died November 24, 1987

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 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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1943 24 NYA AL  151  521   77  114  15   9   7   42  23   9   72   69  .219  .315  .322  .637  168   2   4   0   3  13  MVP-22
 1944 25 CHN NL  150  609  108  182  20  12  15   93   3   2   73   78  .299  .370  .445  .815  271   0   9   2   1  24  MVP-9
 1945 26 CHN NL  139  494   94  144  21   8  20   98  14   5   68   46  .291  .373  .488  .861  241   0   8   3   1  22  MVP-12
 1946 27 CHN NL  137  506   62  126  19   7   9   67  13   4   65   65  .249  .331  .368  .699  186   0   8   1   1  17  MVP-17
 1947 28 CHN NL  109  362   57   95  20  11   9   55   1   2   55   58  .262  .358  .453  .811  164   0   6   0   2  12  
 1948 29 BON NL   83  230   31   57  14   1   8   34   0   2   34   23  .248  .348  .422  .770   97   3   1   4   2   7  
 1949 30 BON NL   43  145   15   31   2   0   2   10   5   1   20   30  .214  .311  .269  .580   39   0   1   1   1   7  
 1950 31 BON NL   35   96   13   18   4   0   4   13   1   1   14   13  .188  .301  .354  .655   34   0   1   1   2   4  
         BRN NL    5    6    1    1   0   0   1    2   0   0    0    0  .167  .143  .667  .810    4   0   1   0   0   0  
         TOT      40  102   14   19   4   0   5   15   1   1   14   13  .186  .292  .373  .664   38   0   2   1   2   4 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
  8 Seasons      852 2969  458  768 115  48  75  414  60  26  401  382  .259  .345  .406  .751 1204   5  39  12  13 106
 Per 162 games        565   87  146  22   9  14   79  11   5   76   73                          229   1   7   2   2  20
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1943 24 NYA AL  25   56   3.5   0   0   0  .000   2   50   40  .800    0    0  .000  OF   3(+1)e3   -74   
 1944 25 CHN NL  20   98   5.7   0   0   0  .000   9   73   58  .795    0    0  .000  OF   3(+1)e5   -45   
 1945 26 CHN NL  10   87   6.2   4   1   0  .250   7   48   37  .771    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e10   50   
 1946 27 CHN NL  36   63   4.2  10   5   1  .500   7   43   31  .721    0    0  .000  OF   3(+1)e12  -67   
 1947 28 CHN NL  40   59   5.6   9   2   0  .222   3   43   30  .698    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e9    87   
 1948 29 BON NL  70   33   4.9  10   1   1  .100   0   26   26 1.000    0    0  .000  OF   1(-1)e4    -1   
 1949 30 BON NL   7   12   2.7   2   0   0  .000   0   13   10  .769    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e9  -103   
 1950 31 BON NL  60    9   3.2  10   1   0  .100   0    7    5  .714    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e3   -99   
         BRN NL  67    0   2.9   4   1   1  .250   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  OF   2(+1)e3    55   
         TOT                    14   2   1  .143   0    7    5  .714    0    0  .000
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
  8 Seasons          421   4.8  49  11   3  .224  28  303  237  .782    0    0  .000                 -22   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 10.3 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1943 24 NYA AL  LF   79   162    2    1    0  .994   77  703.2  2.10
                 RF   73   149    3    1    0  .993   71  638.2  2.14
 1944 25 CHN NL  CF  149   380   17    9    2  .978  149 1343.2  2.66
                 LF    2     2    0    0    0 1.000    0    6.0  3.00
 1945 26 CHN NL  RF  123   224    5    6    0  .974  121 1060.2  1.94
                 LF   23     6    1    1    0  .875    0   51.0  1.24
                 CF    1     2    0    0    0 1.000    1    9.0  2.00
 1946 27 CHN NL  CF   74   182    5    2    0  .989   73  659.0  2.55
                 LF   57    99    1    5    1  .952   52  472.2  1.90
                 RF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    3.0  0.00
 1947 28 CHN NL  LF   54   116    1    2    1  .983   39  377.1  2.79
                 CF   34    85    5    1    0  .989   33  296.1  2.73
                 RF   14    22    1    0    0 1.000   14  120.1  1.72
 1948 29 BON NL  LF   45    73    2    0    0 1.000   42  375.2  1.80
                 CF   31    48    5    0    2 1.000   14  153.0  3.12
                 RF    1     3    0    0    0 1.000    1   10.0  2.70
 1949 30 BON NL  LF   31    56    2    0    1 1.000   30  264.1  1.97
                 CF    9    24    1    0    0 1.000    9   78.0  2.88
 1950 31 BON NL  CF   21    55    3    0    0 1.000   20  176.1  2.96
                 RF    4     7    0    0    0 1.000    4   36.0  1.75
         BRN NL  CF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    4.0  2.25
                 LF    2     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    3.0  3.00
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1943 WS    NYA SLN   L    4  12  5  5  0  0  0   0  4  0  .417  .562  .417  1
 1945 WS    CHN DEA   L    6  24  3  6  0  0  1   4  1  3  .250  .280  .375  1
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1943  NYA   88-66   Billy Vanson
 1944  CHN   96-58   Alan Boodman
 1945  CHN  110-44   Alan Boodman
 1946  CHN   80-74   Alan Boodman
 1947  CHN   72-82   Alan Boodman
 1948  BON   70-84   Jim Pardee
 1949  BON   77-77   Jim Pardee
 1950  BON   69-85   Jim Pardee
 1950  BRN   96-58   Robert Rescigno

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