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Hank Sauer
Henry John Sauer (The Honker)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 4", Weight 199 lb.

MLB Debut September 9, 1941
Final Game August 17, 1959
Born March 17, 1917 in Pittsburgh, PA
Died August 24, 2001

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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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1942 25 SLA AL    9   16    3    5   0   0   1    1   0   0    8    1  .312  .542  .500 1.042    8   0   0   1   0   1  
 1945 28 CHN NL   56  116   14   34   3   0   3   23   0   0    8   17  .293  .326  .397  .722   46   0   7   1   1   4  
 1948 31 CIN NL  144  541   83  136  28   1  30   99   1   0   53   74  .251  .317  .473  .791  256   1  10   2   4  10  MVP-13
 1949 32 CIN NL   89  334   50   84  12   3  18   64   0   0   30   60  .251  .321  .467  .788  156   0   4   1   6  10  MVP-18
         CHN NL   48  173   26   43   6   1  12   28   0   0   21   27  .249  .328  .503  .831   87   0   1   4   0   4  MVP-18
         TOT     137  507   76  127  18   4  30   92   0   0   51   87  .250  .323  .479  .803  243   0   5   5   6  14 
 1950 33 CHN NL  149  573   89  162  39   2  24   96   0   0   51   72  .283  .341  .483  .824  277   0   7   5   3  13  MVP-18
 1951 34 CHN NL  141  542   85  145  15   4  30   84   3   0   32   89  .268  .308  .476  .784  258   0   7   2   3  19  MVP-24
 1952 35 CHN NL  154  566   85  151  24   2  46  132   0   0   66  104  .267  .341  .560  .901  317   0   6   2   1  15  MVP-3
 1953 36 CHN NL  130  404   69  115  19   9  18   73   0   0   51   62  .285  .363  .510  .873  206   0   8   0   3  10  
 1954 37 CHN NL  126  393   61  109  11   2  27   85   0   0   41   51  .277  .346  .522  .868  205   0   9   8   5   9  
 1955 38 CHN NL   53  143   20   33   6   1   7   20   0   0   15   26  .231  .317  .434  .750   62   0   0   1   3   4  
 1956 39 CHN NL   71  147   18   48   3   0   2    8   0   0   26   32  .327  .438  .388  .826   57   0   1   2   4   1  
 1957 40 NY2 NL  126  361   46   75  10   1  17   60   2   1   55   73  .208  .313  .382  .695  138   0   2   3   1   8  
 1958 41 SFN NL   72  170   20   41  10   0  10   29   0   0   15   34  .241  .309  .476  .785   81   0   1   2   2   8  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 13 Seasons     1368 4479  669 1181 186  26 245  802   6   1  472  722  .264  .334  .481  .815 2154   1  63  34  36 116
 Per 162 games        530   79  140  22   3  29   95   1   0   56   86                          255   0   7   4   4  14
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1942 25 SLA AL  75    4  11.0   0   0   0  .000   1    1    0  .000    1    1  .500  ?              173   
 1945 28 CHN NL  61   15   4.4  32   8   1  .250   2    2    0  .000    0    0  .000  1B   4e30      -37   
 1948 31 CIN NL  32   83   5.3   3   1   1  .333  17   57   21  .368    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e10  -53   
 1949 32 CIN NL  48   49   5.0   7   1   0  .143  12   34   15  .441    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e10   -68   
         CHN NL  41   28   5.7   0   0   0  .000   6   15    4  .267    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e10   -25   
         TOT                     7   1   0  .143  18   49   19  .388    0    0  .000
 1950 33 CHN NL  36   93   5.9   1   1   0 1.000  14   36   14  .389    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e12  -44   
 1951 34 CHN NL  28   74   4.8   1   0   0  .000   6   57   30  .526    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e7    -26   
 1952 35 CHN NL  28  107   6.6   0   0   0  .000   6   51   24  .471    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e6      9   
 1953 36 CHN NL  45   76   6.7  19   7   2  .368  12   42   17  .405    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e10    50   
 1954 37 CHN NL  27   71   6.4  24   7   3  .292   5   30   10  .333    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e13   -71   
 1955 38 CHN NL  16   19   4.6  12   4   0  .333   1    6    1  .167    0    0  .000  OF   5(0)e6     77   
 1956 39 CHN NL  75   28   7.5  31   9   0  .290   1   12    9  .750    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e4     -1   
 1957 40 NY2 NL  32   44   4.1  24   6   1  .250   8   35   20  .571    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e7   -156   
 1958 41 SFN NL  36   22   4.4  25   4   0  .160   1   19    8  .421    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e11    -5   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 13 Seasons          719   5.6 179  48   8  .268  92  397  173  .436    1    1  .500                 -32   1
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 22.6 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1942 25 SLA AL  1B    7    37    4    1    7  .976    4   37.0  9.97
                 C     2    10    1    0    0 1.000    2   18.0  5.50
 1945 28 CHN NL  1B   22   211   11    2   15  .991   22  184.1 10.84
 1948 31 CIN NL  LF   92   180    4    7    1  .963   91  786.2  2.11
                 1B   52   470   71   10   47  .982   49  429.2 11.33
 1949 32 CIN NL  1B   79   693   53   11   70  .985   79  704.2  9.53
                 RF    3     9    0    1    0  .900    3   26.0  3.12
         CHN NL  LF   48    91    2    6    0  .939   48  382.1  2.19
 1950 33 CHN NL  LF   88   149    8    8    4  .952   88  727.1  1.94
                 1B   59   511   41    6   56  .989   59  496.0 10.02
 1951 34 CHN NL  LF  140   264    7    6    0  .978  140 1151.1  2.12
                 CF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1952 35 CHN NL  LF  109   189    7    4    0  .980  109  915.2  1.93
                 RF   46    51    3    2    1  .964   45  351.2  1.38
 1953 36 CHN NL  LF  102   178    9   12    1  .940  101  842.2  2.00
                 RF    4     7    0    0    0 1.000    4   33.0  1.91
 1954 37 CHN NL  RF   95   160    4    5    1  .970   95  806.1  1.83
                 LF    6     6    0    0    0 1.000    6   46.0  1.17
 1955 38 CHN NL  LF   39    59    1    1    1  .984   36  285.2  1.89
                 RF    2     2    0    0    0 1.000    1    9.0  2.00
 1956 39 CHN NL  LF   37    49    2    1    1  .981   34  291.0  1.58
                 RF    3     2    0    0    0 1.000    1   14.2  1.23
 1957 40 NY2 NL  RF   53    95    1    3    0  .970   53  456.1  1.89
                 LF   46    83    0    5    0  .943   36  335.0  2.23
                 SS    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1958 41 SFN NL  RF   40    78    2    1    1  .988   33  272.0  2.65
                 LF    8    19    2    0    0 1.000    6   49.2  3.81
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1945 WS    CHN DEA   L    4   5  1  1  0  0  0   0  1  1  .200  .333  .200  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1942  SLA   67-87   Pat Carr
 1945  CHN  110-44   Alan Boodman
 1948  CIN   61-93   John Storer
 1949  CIN   72-82   John Storer
 1949  CHN   57-97   Alan Boodman
 1950  CHN   76-78   Alan Boodman
 1951  CHN   79-75   Alan Boodman
 1952  CHN   71-83   Alan Boodman
 1953  CHN   60-94   Alan Boodman
 1954  CHN   64-90   Alan Boodman
 1955  CHN   81-73   Alan Boodman
 1956  CHN   78-76   Alan Boodman
 1957  NY2   77-77   Larry Reeves
 1958  SFN   70-84   Larry Reeves

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