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Dick Wakefield
Richard Cummings Wakefield

Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 6' 4", Weight 210 lb.

MLB Debut June 26, 1941
Final Game May 6, 1952
Born May 6, 1921 in Chicago, IL
Died August 26, 1985

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
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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 22 DEA AL  149  583   78  197  35   7   9   83   7   5   53   62  .338  .388  .468  .857  273   0  11  12   2  14  MVP-9
 1944 23 DEA AL  113  279   67  110  20   5  12   70   1   2   77   35  .394  .518  .631 1.149  176   0   7   6   2  12  MVP-25
 1946 25 DEA AL  128  431   73  119   7   6  21   83   5   6   70   59  .276  .375  .466  .842  201   0   4   2   1  14  MVP-23
 1947 26 DEA AL  129  409   81  111  13   3  14   41   0   1   83   58  .271  .397  .421  .818  172   0   4   0   5   9  
 1948 27 DEA AL   96  137   22   32   5   0   7   28   0   0   20   15  .234  .331  .423  .755   58   0   0   1   0   6  
 1949 28 DEA AL   67   53   12    9   1   2   4   13   0   0   12   10  .170  .324  .491  .814   26   0   2   0   1   1  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
  6 Seasons      682 1892  333  578  81  23  67  318  13  14  315  239  .305  .402  .479  .881  906   0  28  21  11  56
 Per 162 games        449   79  137  19   5  16   76   3   3   75   57                          215   0   7   5   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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1943 22 DEA AL  16  105   6.8   4   2   0  .500  10   50   28  .560    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e14    45   
 1944 23 DEA AL   7   95  13.6  12   8   0  .667  10   30   16  .533    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e12   109   
 1946 25 DEA AL   8   75   6.0  10   1   0  .100   3   34   25  .735    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e12    66   
 1947 26 DEA AL   7   74   6.4  20   5   0  .250   7   39   27  .692    0    0  .000  OF   3(0)e16   -10   
 1948 27 DEA AL   9   18   4.5  65  15   6  .231   4    7    2  .286    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e20 -123   
 1949 28 DEA AL   2    9   5.4  50   9   4  .180   1    1    0  .000    0    0  .000  PH              58   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
  6 Seasons          378   7.2 161  40  10  .248  35  161   98  .609    0    0  .000                  36   1
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 25.3 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1943 22 DEA AL  LF  147   204   16   10    1  .957  145 1311.2  1.51
 1944 23 DEA AL  LF   96   148    7   10    0  .939   84  704.1  1.98
                 RF    4     2    0    0    0 1.000    1   16.0  1.12
                 CF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1946 25 DEA AL  RF  109   172    5    2    1  .989  104  912.1  1.75
                 LF   20    28    1    1    0  .967    8   88.1  2.95
 1947 26 DEA AL  LF   88   177    2    4    0  .978   76  631.1  2.55
                 RF   28    39    1    3    1  .930   28  222.1  1.62
 1948 27 DEA AL  LF   25    22    1    3    1  .885   17  142.1  1.45
                 RF    1     2    0    1    0  .667    1    8.0  2.25
 1949 28 DEA AL  LF    3     0    0    1    0  .000    0    4.0  0.00
                 RF    3     0    0    0    0  .000    0    3.0  0.00
                 CF    2     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    2.1  3.86
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1946 WS    DEA BRN   W    5  21  2  7  2  0  1   7  2  4  .333  .391  .571  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1943  DEA   73-81   Thomas Treece
 1944  DEA   79-75   Thomas Treece
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