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Taffy Wright
Taft Shedron Wright

Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 5' 10", Weight 180 lb.

MLB Debut April 18, 1938
Final Game September 16, 1949
Born August 10, 1911 in Tabor City, NC
Died October 22, 1981 (age 70)

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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1938 26 CHA AL   64  218   34   67  18   8   0   21   1   1   10   15  .307  .346  .463  .810  101   1   0   3   3   8  
 1939 27 CHA AL   44  136   16   43   6   0   2   16   1   0    7    7  .316  .352  .404  .756   55   0   1   2   1   2  
 1940 28 CHA AL  148  615   81  213  39  16   6  106  13   4   41   37  .346  .388  .491  .879  302   0   6   7   5  11  
 1941 29 CHA AL  149  554   91  180  36   8  11  111  12   4   70   34  .325  .400  .478  .878  265   0  13   7   8  14  MVP-15
 1942 30 CHA AL  109  334   39  104   8   8   0   43   5   5   51   19  .311  .400  .383  .783  128   0   4   9   1  15  
 1943           [Did not play]
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 34 CHA AL  132  466   53  117  19   3   5   56  11   4   42   25  .251  .311  .337  .648  157   0   5   4   1  14  
 1947 35 CHA AL  136  429   63  136  13   2   4   40  23   5   58   15  .317  .398  .385  .783  165   1   2   6   1  16  
 1948 36 CHA AL  120  432   47  114  26   3   8   57   2   1   36   17  .264  .328  .394  .722  170   0   1   1   6  25  
 1949 37 CHA AL    2    1    0    1   1   0   0    0   0   0    1    0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000    2   0   0   0   0   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
  9 Seasons      904 3185  424  975 166  48  36  450  68  24  316  169  .306  .370  .422  .792 1345   2  32  39  26 105
 Per 162 games        571   76  175  30   9   6   81  12   4   57   30                          241   0   6   7   5  19
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1938 26 CHA AL  73   32   5.4  13   3   0  .231   3   18   11  .611    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e5   -97   
 1939 27 CHA AL  15   19   5.5   9   3   1  .333   6   12    6  .500    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e16  -37   
 1940 28 CHA AL  23  117   7.5   3   2   0  .667   9   59   43  .729    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e11   47   
 1941 29 CHA AL  20  110   7.4   4   2   0  .500   8   38   25  .658    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e10   12   
 1942 30 CHA AL  10   50   5.3  14   1   0  .071   4   28   19  .679    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e11  -59   
 1943           [Did not play]
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 34 CHA AL  24   48   3.5  13   2   0  .154   2   22   14  .636    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e3   -82   
 1947 35 CHA AL  25   68   5.8  26  10   0  .385   6   33   24  .727    0    0  .000  OF   3(-1)e9    -2   
 1948 36 CHA AL   6   49   3.9  11   1   0  .091   8   47   21  .447    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e4     16   
 1949 37 CHA AL   0    2     ?   1   1   0 1.000   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  PH            2323   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
  9 Seasons          498   5.7  94  25   1  .266  46  257  163  .634    0    0  .000                 -12   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 19.2 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 29.0 (Likely HOFer ~ 100)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1938 26 CHA AL  LF   51    95    3    3    0  .970   50  442.2  1.99
                 RF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    6.0  0.00
 1939 27 CHA AL  LF   35    87    1    6    0  .936   31  276.0  2.87
                 RF    4     3    0    0    0 1.000    0   10.1  2.61
                 CF    2     0    0    0    0  .000    0    3.0  0.00
                 3B    1     0    2    0    1 1.000    0    1.0 18.00
 1940 28 CHA AL  RF  145   346    6    9    0  .975  144 1302.0  2.43
                 LF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    2.0  0.00
 1941 29 CHA AL  RF  145   204    6    7    1  .968  144 1259.1  1.50
                 LF    5     3    0    1    0  .750    1   16.0  1.69
 1942 30 CHA AL  RF   88   130    5    4    2  .971   85  745.1  1.63
                 LF    8     6    1    0    0 1.000    4   42.0  1.50
 1943           [Did not play]
 1944           [Did not play]
 1945           [Did not play]
 1946 34 CHA AL  RF  117   241   15    2    2  .992  113 1012.0  2.28
                 LF    5     9    1    0    0 1.000    4   39.0  2.31
                 CF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    1.0  0.00
 1947 35 CHA AL  LF   63   137    2    4    0  .972   52  482.2  2.59
                 RF   56    74    3    2    0  .975   48  407.0  1.70
                 CF    5     4    0    0    0 1.000    1   25.0  1.44
 1948 36 CHA AL  CF   93   185    9    7    1  .965   93  778.2  2.24
                 LF   25    27    1    1    1  .966   12  134.2  1.87
                 RF    8     8    0    0    0 1.000    2   24.0  3.00
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1938  CHA   82-72   Robert Rescigno
 1939  CHA   87-67   Robert Rescigno
 1940  CHA   87-67   Robert Rescigno
 1941  CHA   84-70   Robert Rescigno
 1942  CHA   69-85   Robert Rescigno
 1946  CHA   83-71   Robert Rescigno
 1947  CHA   71-83   Robert Rescigno
 1948  CHA   75-79   Robert Rescigno
 1949  CHA   84-70   Robert Rescigno

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