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Eddie Waitkus
Edward Stephen Waitkus

Bats Left, Throws Left
Height 6' 1", Weight 175 lb.

MLB Debut April 15, 1941
Final Game September 20, 1955
Born September 4, 1919 in Cambridge, MA
Died September 16, 1972

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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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1946 26 CHN NL  111  458   60  140  26   3   7   51  12   6   19   26  .306  .332  .421  .753  193   2   2   3   0   8  
 1947 27 CHN NL  126  497   80  165  21   2   9   54  15   6   35   27  .332  .372  .437  .808  217   6   8   0   1   7  
 1948 28 CHN NL  151  600   82  180  27   7  14   55   7   3   32   29  .300  .334  .438  .772  263   7   5   1   1  11  MVP-17
 1949 29 CHN NL   36  124   20   30   7   0   2    9   1   2   16   10  .242  .329  .347  .675   43   0   0   3   0   2  
         BRN NL   46   32    5    8   1   0   0    3   2   1    4    6  .250  .342  .281  .623    9   0   1   0   1   0  
         TOT      82  156   25   38   8   0   2   12   3   3   20   16  .244  .331  .333  .665   52   0   1   3   1   2 
 1950 30 BRN NL  114  412   53  126  19   3   1   42   2   2   34   19  .306  .357  .374  .731  154   9   2   1   0  10  
 1951 31 BRN NL  154  571   55  159  19  11   4   53   0   0   47   24  .278  .333  .371  .704  212   6   5   0   2  11  
 1952 32 BRN NL  151  518   66  156  30   4   7   55   4   6   79   29  .301  .393  .415  .808  215   3   5  12   3  11  MVP-24
 1953 33 BRN NL   90  240   15   59   7   0   2   28   3   2   12   21  .246  .282  .300  .582   72   2   0   0   0   9  
 1954 34 DEA AL  120  300   39   87  12   7   6   32   0   0   40   27  .290  .372  .437  .809  131   3   3   5   1   8  
 1955 35 DEA AL   94   97    8   32   9   0   1   14   0   0   17    6  .330  .426  .454  .880   44   0   1   0   0   4  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 10 Seasons     1193 3849  483 1142 178  37  53  396  46  28  335  224  .297  .352  .403  .755 1553  38  32  25   9  81
 Per 162 games        523   66  155  24   5   7   54   6   4   45   30                          211   5   4   3   1  11
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1946 26 CHN NL   7   61   5.0   6   2   0  .333   2   32   29  .906    0    0  .000  1B   1e6         5   
 1947 27 CHN NL   8   82   6.2   2   0   0  .000   8   49   38  .776    0    0  .000  1B   1e10       91   
 1948 28 CHN NL  29   86   5.3   8   3   0  .375  12   51   40  .784    0    0  .000  1B   1e12        8   
 1949 29 CHN NL  23   14   3.9   3   1   0  .333   4   11    7  .636    0    0  .000  1B   1e13     -154   
         BRN NL   8    3   3.9  18   3   0  .167   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  1B   1e13     -206   
         TOT                    21   4   0  .190   4   11    7  .636    0    0  .000
 1950 30 BRN NL  13   54   4.8   3   0   0  .000   7   33   27  .818    0    0  .000  1B   1e11       31   
 1951 31 BRN NL  35   71   4.5   1   0   0  .000   6   64   54  .844    0    0  .000  1B   1e10       68   
 1952 32 BRN NL  29   87   6.1   0   0   0  .000  15   45   30  .667    0    0  .000  1B   1e12       63   
 1953 33 BRN NL   8   18   2.6   1   1   0 1.000  10   23   14  .609    0    0  .000  1B   1e15     -104   
 1954 34 DEA AL  32   49   5.9  16   2   0  .125   6   26   17  .654    0    0  .000  1B   2e8        85   
 1955 35 DEA AL   5   19   7.4  20   9   0  .450   0    7    3  .429    0    0  .000  1B   2e7       172   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 10 Seasons          550   5.1  78  21   0  .269  70  341  259  .760    0    0  .000                  34   1
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 14.8 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1946 26 CHN NL  1B  105   997   92    2   86  .998  100  911.0 10.76
 1947 27 CHN NL  1B  124  1163  112    8  133  .994  112 1037.2 11.06
 1948 28 CHN NL  1B  141  1398  203   12  151  .993  138 1260.0 11.44  GG
                 LF    3     2    0    0    0 1.000    1   13.0  1.38
                 RF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1949 29 CHN NL  1B   33   275   21    4   33  .987   30  267.0  9.98
         BRN NL  1B   27    58    4    0   11 1.000    1   56.0  9.96
 1950 30 BRN NL  1B  113   946   74    7  109  .993  101  926.1  9.91
                 C     1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    2.0  4.50
 1951 31 BRN NL  1B  154  1339  136    6  140  .996  153 1376.1  9.65  GG
 1952 32 BRN NL  1B  151  1333  108   15  140  .990  149 1343.2  9.65
 1953 33 BRN NL  1B   89   587   37   10   71  .984   62  598.1  9.39
 1954 34 DEA AL  1B  101   754  111    6   69  .993   76  720.2 10.80
 1955 35 DEA AL  1B   72   236   21    0   22 1.000   16  231.1 10.00
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1950 WS    BRN NYA   L    5  21  1 10  2  0  0   3  1  1  .476  .500  .571  0
 1951 WS    BRN WAA   L    7  24  4  7  0  0  1   1  3  1  .292  .370  .417  0
 1952 WS    BRN CHA   W    5  14  1  1  0  0  0   2  5  2  .071  .316  .071  0
 1953 WS    BRN CHA   L    4  11  0  5  0  0  0   1  0  0  .455  .455  .455  0
 1955 WS    DEA BRN   W    4   5  2  3  0  0  1   4  0  1  .600  .600 1.200  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1946  CHN   80-74   Alan Boodman
 1947  CHN   72-82   Alan Boodman
 1948  CHN   75-79   Alan Boodman
 1949  CHN   57-97   Alan Boodman
 1949  BRN   99-55   Robert Rescigno
 1950  BRN   96-58   Robert Rescigno
 1951  BRN   95-59   Robert Rescigno
 1952  BRN  117-37   Robert Rescigno
 1953  BRN  104-50   Robert Rescigno
 1954  DEA   82-72   Tom Austad
 1955  DEA   98-56   Tom Austad

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