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Whitey WittHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1916-1926 MLB Years: 1916-1926
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World Series Champion
PositionsOF-729, SS-255, 2B-66, 3B-8Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLawton Walter Witt
Height5-7Weight150BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 28,1895PlaceOrange,Massachusetts
Death DateJuly 14,1988 [92.290]
CollegeBowdoin College (Brunswick,ME)
MLB DebutApril 12,1916 [20.197]
OrganizationsPHA [5] NYA [4] BRO [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19860Retrosheet IDwittw101MLBAM ID124490
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed60Power45Contact56XBH42RBIs48Runs64Hitting66Durability75Team.428Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1916Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-ss20143563641381615236190557126000.245.315.337.65219033626.278.092.224.3188.7911.341.290.32281.5023.91
1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-ss21128452621141340281206545013000.252.346.299.64513517530.280.047.217.32212.268.490.690.000.0014.91
1919Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-of-2b23122460561231560331104626012000.267.334.326.66015021518.283.059.183.3208.885.020.570.000.0017.07
1920Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-of2465218297011312523271608000.321.396.413.8099015253.343.092.211.38410.676.320.590.40218.0021.43
1921Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-of25154629100198311144516157752119000.315.390.418.80826346726.339.103.227.37710.617.160.680.55157.2523.23
1922New York YankeesALMLBnya-of2614052898157116440588929110000.297.400.364.76419221628.309.067.229.36714.174.620.330.64132.0013.38
1923New York YankeesALMLBnya-of271465961131871810656276742319000.314.386.408.79424334685.330.094.198.3759.786.130.630.8899.3318.18
1924New York YankeesALMLBnya-of2814760088178265136974520015000.297.346.362.70821732660.306.065.143.3346.823.030.440.15600.0017.98
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya-of293140982100116200000.200.304.300.60412346.211.100.250.29113.044.350.330.000.0037.50
1926Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-of306385132211031012602000.259.351.294.64525299.278.035.188.31712.126.060.500.000.009.09
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter113941716321195144621830278414893097104000.287.362.364.72615172244771.306.077.203.00010.256.480.630.38231.7218.74
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter6122322311643863971676018270210358000.277.353.357.7108281322653.302.080.214.00010.187.920.780.26331.7120.53
New York Yankees Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4641764308530572211132172320793444000.300.375.376.751664902019.313.076.190.00010.254.610.450.54160.3616.98
Brooklyn Robins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6385132211031012602000.259.351.294.64525299.278.035.188.00012.126.060.500.000.009.09
Average MLB - Per 162 games162593901702093431167044115000.287.362.364.72621632679.306.077.203.00010.256.480.630.38231.7218.74

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1916Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha20SS142--2994237859800722.9035.08------14399.392.8
1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha213B6--4141-1918.9473.00------1284.73.9
1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha21OF7--1521-1817.9442.43------1285.54.6
1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha21SS111--1903543841582544.9354.90------12886.772.5
1919Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha232B56--1321621525309294.9515.25------12245.940.0
1919Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha233B2--11--221.0001.00------1221.61.4
1919Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha23OF59--13434-141137.9722.32------12248.442.1
1920Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24OF50--7023-7572.9601.44------6576.932.5
1920Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha242B10--2927255856.9665.60------6515.46.5
1920Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24SS2---1--111.0000.50------653.11.3
1921Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25OF154--28815133316303.9591.97------154100.0100.7
1922New York YankeesALMLBnya26OF139--312981329321.9762.31------14099.390.3
1923New York YankeesALMLBnya27OF144--3571484379371.9792.58------14698.694.7
1924New York YankeesALMLBnya28OF144--3621191382373.9762.59------14798.094.7
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya29OF10--191--20201.0002.00------3132.36.5
1926Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr30OF22--442415046.9202.09------6334.914.4
MLB Totals for OF - 9 season(s)-   OF729--160159501017101660.9712.28------7290.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS255--48977811610013831267.9164.97------2550.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B66--1611891730367350.9545.30------660.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B8--5151-2120.9522.50------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1916Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha20----142------
1917Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha21----1116---7-
1919Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha23---56-2---59-
1920Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24---102----50-
1921Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25---------154-
1922New York YankeesALMLBnya26---------139-
1923New York YankeesALMLBnya27---------144-
1924New York YankeesALMLBnya28---------144-
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya29---------10-
1926Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr30---------22-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1922New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB26518141100001200000.222.263.389.6527219.250.167.2225.2610.532.000.000.0050.00
1923New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB27625162004001100000.240.269.320.5898226.250.080.1203.853.851.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs11432103104002300000.233.267.349.61615445.250.116.1634.446.671.500.000.0040.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1922-04-17Purchased by Yankees from Athletics. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.