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Don Zimmer
Donald William Zimmer (Popeye, The Gerbil)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 5' 9", Weight 177 lb.

MLB Debut July 2, 1954
Final Game October 2, 1965
Born January 17, 1931 in Cincinnati, OH

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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1954 23 SLN NL    6   20    2    4   0   0   0    0   0   0    1   10  .200  .238  .200  .438    4   0   0   0   0   0  
 1955 24 PIN NL  114  298   38   56   4   0   6   21  22   4   25   67  .188  .269  .262  .530   78   1   3   4   9  10  
 1956           [Did not play]
 1957 26 PIN NL   27   33    2    6   2   0   0    1   1   0    2   10  .182  .229  .242  .471    8   0   0   0   0   0  
 1958 27 PIN NL   70  142   15   31   4   0   1    7   7   3   12   34  .218  .284  .268  .551   38   4   0   5   1   3  
 1959 28 PIN NL  110  260   26   41   6   0   2   14   0   2   39   61  .158  .264  .204  .468   53   7   4   0   0   4  
 1960 29 PIN NL  122  395   40   92  13  12   9   45   9   5   26   72  .233  .277  .395  .672  156   3   5   0   0  14  
 1961 30 PIN NL   78  253   40   72  11   7  13   33   0   1   10   35  .285  .313  .538  .851  136   3   1   0   1   6  
 1962 31 MLN NL   76  154   14   35   8   2   2   22   0   3    9   24  .227  .267  .344  .611   53   0   2   1   0   9  
 1963 32 WAA AL  113  333   35   83  13   0  17   35   2   2   18   81  .249  .292  .441  .734  147   1   2   2   3   8  
 1964 33 WAA AL  119  380   37   97  17   4  18   48   0   2   23  112  .255  .296  .463  .759  176   2   2   1   0  10  
 1965 34 WAA AL   84  208   17   39   5   0   4   26   0   0   28   55  .188  .290  .269  .559   56   0   5   0   4   6  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 11 Seasons      919 2476  266  556  83  25  72  252  41  22  193  561  .225  .283  .366  .648  905  21  24  13  18  70
 Per 162 games        436   47   98  15   4  13   44   7   4   34   99                          160   4   4   2   3  12
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1954 23 SLN NL  86    1   1.7   1   0   0  .000   0    8    6  .750    0    0  .000  SS   3e52      -75   
 1955 24 PIN NL  28   22   2.3  20   6   1  .300  12   56   32  .571    0    0  .000  3B   3e18     -201   
 1956           [Did not play]
 1957 26 PIN NL  37    2   2.1   4   1   0  .250   2    9    6  .667    0    0  .000  UT            -118   
 1958 27 PIN NL  11   10   2.4  19   4   1  .211   2   32   26  .812    0    0  .000  SS   3e30     -168   
 1959 28 PIN NL  30   16   1.9   5   1   0  .200   8   66   49  .742    0    0  .000  UT   3e20      -55   
 1960 29 PIN NL  19   39   3.2  14   1   0  .071  25   71   37  .521    0    0  .000  3B   3e44      -24   
 1961 30 PIN NL   2   39   5.6  11   3   1  .273   8   37   23  .622    0    0  .000  UT             157   
 1962 31 MLN NL  38   10   2.2   5   0   0  .000   2   51   35  .686    0    0  .000  UT              40   
 1963 32 WAA AL  55   40   4.2  25   5   1  .200  12   50   30  .600    0    0  .000  3B   3e32       13   
 1964 33 WAA AL   7   48   4.4  10   3   2  .300  19   94   54  .574    1    1  .500  2B   4e32       47   
 1965 34 WAA AL  77   17   2.7  14   2   0  .143  14   28   10  .357    3    0 1.000  3B   4e41       23   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 11 Seasons          250   3.3 128  26   6  .203 104  502  308  .614    4    1  .800                 -17   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)
 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1954 23 SLN NL  SS    5     8   14    0    2 1.000    5   40.0  4.95
 1955 24 PIN NL  3B   64    32   94    4    7  .969   44  441.1  2.57
                 SS   25    30   55    5   14  .944   15  153.0  5.00
                 2B   11    34   27    3    8  .953   10   89.2  6.12
 1956           [Did not play]
 1957 26 PIN NL  SS    8     9   12    1    1  .955    4   42.0  4.50
                 3B   15     2   11    1    0  .929    0   30.0  3.90
 1958 27 PIN NL  SS   37    63   89    2   16  .987   31  278.0  4.92
                 2B    3     6    3    0    1 1.000    3   16.0  5.06
                 3B    3     1    3    0    0 1.000    1    9.2  3.72
                 LF    2     0    0    0    0  .000    0    5.0  0.00
                 CF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    0    1.0  9.00
 1959 28 PIN NL  3B   59    33  100    5    9  .964   38  363.2  3.29
                 SS   46    86  112    3   25  .985   34  320.1  5.56
                 2B    4     4    2    0    0 1.000    1    9.0  6.00
 1960 29 PIN NL  3B   80    49  157   20   14  .912   71  600.0  3.09
                 SS   34    41   96    5   20  .965   27  240.2  5.12
                 2B    2     1    1    0    0 1.000    0    5.0  3.60
 1961 30 PIN NL  3B   35    27   63    4   12  .957   33  281.0  2.88
                 2B   29    72   73    4   15  .973   25  221.2  5.89
                 RF    1     0    0    0    0  .000    0    3.0  0.00
 1962 31 MLN NL  SS   32    58  113    1   23  .994   31  264.0  5.83
                 3B   35    19   34    0    3 1.000   10  132.0  3.61
                 2B    3     5    9    1    3  .933    0   14.0  9.00
 1963 32 WAA AL  3B   61    32  119    9   12  .944   54  472.2  2.88
                 2B   27    65   64    2   18  .985   26  219.0  5.30
                 SS    5     0    1    1    0  .500    0    7.1  1.23
 1964 33 WAA AL  2B  103   217  233   19   49  .959   97  788.2  5.14
                 3B    4     0    4    0    0 1.000    1   15.0  2.40
                 C     9    10    2    0    0 1.000    0   11.2  9.26
 1965 34 WAA AL  3B   55    36  111   13   10  .919   54  462.2  2.86
                 2B    5     8    7    0    2 1.000    3   31.0  4.35
                 C    11     9    0    1    0  .900    0   14.1  5.65
                 1B    1     4    0    0    1 1.000    0    2.2 13.50
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+


Draft History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1954  SLN   70-84   Mike Rescigno
 1955  PIN   56-98   Dennis Van Langen
 1957  PIN   75-79   Dennis Van Langen
 1958  PIN   79-75   Dennis Van Langen
 1959  PIN   64-90   Dennis Van Langen
 1960  PIN   72-82   Dennis Van Langen
 1961  PIN   71-83   Dennis Van Langen
 1962  MLN   79-83   Jeff Tripodi
 1963  WAA   73-89   Larry Cupp
 1964  WAA   68-94   Larry Cupp
 1965  WAA   81-81   Steve Bivens

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