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Mort CooperTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1938-1949 MLB Years: 1938-1949
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsP-295Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMorton Cecil Cooper
Height6-2Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 2,1913PlaceAtherton,Missouri
Death DateNovember 17,1958 [45.260]
High SchoolChrisman (Independence,MO)
MLB DebutSeptember 14,1938 [25.196]
OrganizationsSLN [8] BSN [3] CHN [1] NY1 [1] Awards1Awards Voting4-464
TBC Player ID10174Retrosheet IDcoopm101MLBAM ID112657
RelationshipsBrother of Walker Cooper
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for St. Louis Cardinals in 1942-1943
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts74Walks68Hittable74SO/BB82vsPower74Hitting62Durability72Team.567Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1938St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30S/R25213.04431101123.217118112110001.236.460.384.564.180.92.6674.06
1939St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25ST261263.2545261972124210.220894766971304101.458.890.264.145.551.34.6673.49
1940St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25ST2711123.633829916363230.2225103931286955201.358.780.473.363.711.10.4783.81
1941St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13ST281393.912925412020186.2175888115691187001.318.440.723.335.691.71.5913.55
1942St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13ST292271.7837352221010278.220773559681525000.996.690.292.204.912.24.7592.48
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13ST302182.303732524653274.022881705791414201.127.490.162.594.631.78.7242.48
1944St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13ST312272.463433122711252.02277469660970101.148.100.212.143.461.62.7592.79
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13S/R32201.52431100023.2207417140001.147.610.382.665.322.001.0002.79
1945Boston BravesNLMLBbsn13S/R32743.3520119419178.0773529427450001.338.880.463.125.191.67.6363.09
1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn13ST3313113.122827115411199.018176691639832101.118.190.721.763.752.13.5423.18
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn13S/R34254.051073201046.2482621213150001.319.260.392.512.891.15.2863.25
1947New York GiantsNLMLBny113,14ST34157.12880200036.2513229713120001.7512.521.723.192.950.92.1675.39
1949Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34Rel3600--10100000.0233110100----------0.00--
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter128752.97295239561283339141836.216667036078557191328701.228.150.422.794.461.60.6310.54
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter105502.77228186421052828121477.113075314565547875825601.217.950.332.914.611.59.677-
Boston Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter22203.31584513215112323.230613711922791432101.198.510.612.203.981.81.524-
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter157.12880200036.2513229713120001.7512.521.723.192.950.92.167-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--10100000.0233110100----------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1592.973529615452220.0199847310681093101.228.150.422.794.461.60.6250.54

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1938St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30p2549021000000301000.222.222.333.5553110.333.111.111.2490.0030.000.000.000.0050.00
1939St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25p264769416302110011306003.232.243.362.60525576.259.130.145.2721.3217.1113.002.6334.5031.25
1940St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25p27388351320030012207003.157.167.181.34815291.213.024.036.1611.1024.1822.000.000.0015.38
1941St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13p28297041300050041001001.186.230.186.41613075.217.000.057.2055.3313.332.500.000.000.00
1942St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13p293710361910070032107000.184.208.194.402201113.232.010.039.1942.6518.587.000.000.005.26
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13p3037100717301110021405002.170.186.230.416234107.188.060.080.1991.8713.087.000.93100.0023.53
1944St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13p313494919300130071204002.202.257.234.491223105.232.032.106.2406.6711.431.710.000.0015.79
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln13p3246220001002101000.333.500.333.833209.400.000.333.42222.2211.110.500.000.000.00
1945Boston BravesNLMLBbsn13p322026560017000300000.231.231.346.5779126.227.115.115.2700.0011.540.003.8526.0016.67
1945Totals for NL-NL         2432780018002401000.250.294.344.63811135.259.094.156.3065.7111.432.002.8632.0012.50
1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn13p33286751410170021408002.209.232.269.50118277.250.060.090.2382.6018.187.001.3067.0014.29
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn13p341013000000001301001.000.071.000.0710015.000.000.077.0526.6720.003.000.000.000.00
1947New York GiantsNLMLBny113,14p34814362013000212000.429.467.7861.25311317.455.357.357.5600.0011.760.005.8814.0050.00
1947Totals for NL-NL         1827362013001513001.222.276.407.68311332.238.185.222.3153.1315.635.003.1327.0050.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter2966545012716066800231181430014.194.223.246.46916122721.228.052.087.0003.1916.375.130.83109.0017.32
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter230534371011303510020960320011.189.218.230.44812316586.225.041.079.0003.4116.384.800.51178.0015.84
Boston Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter581061020102140032009003.189.211.255.466273118.214.066.094.0002.5416.956.671.6953.0015.00
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter814362013000212000.429.467.7861.25311317.455.357.357.0000.0011.760.005.8814.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162358277090337001365124008.194.223.246.4698812395.228.052.087.0003.1916.375.130.83109.0017.32

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1938St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P4-23281-1110.9092.500.43-----4100.02.6
1939St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P45-210725333532.9140.710.15-----4795.729.4
1940St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P38-230438214442.9551.110.18-----38100.024.8
1941St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P29-186632133938.9741.310.20-----29100.019.0
1942St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29P37-278644235250.9621.350.18-----37100.024.0
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30P37-274746335653.9461.430.19-----37100.024.0
1944St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31P34-252428-132321.0000.940.13-----34100.022.1
1945Boston BravesNLMLBbsn32P20-78314131817.9440.850.22-----20100.013.2
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32P4-23-31-43.7500.750.13-----4100.02.6
1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33P28-199625233331.9391.110.16-----28100.018.3
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn34P10-4625--771.0000.700.15-----10100.06.5
1947New York GiantsNLMLBny134P8-3632--551.0000.630.14-----8100.05.2
1949Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36P1---------------1100.00.6
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P295-1835502701620336320.9521.080.17-----2950.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1938St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln254----------
1939St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2645----------
1940St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2738----------
1941St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2829----------
1942St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2937----------
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3037----------
1944St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3134----------
1945Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3220----------
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln324----------
1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3328----------
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3410----------
1947New York GiantsNLMLBny1348----------
1949Chicago CubsNLMLBchn361----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1942St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB29015.5420013.01784901.6211.770.002.776.232.250.00.000
1943St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB30112.8121016.011531000.886.190.001.695.633.330.00.500
1944St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB31111.1321016.09251600.885.060.002.819.003.200.00.500
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs233.00606200045.03701501235001.097.400.002.407.002.920.00.400

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1942St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB2925110002000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1943St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB3025000000000300000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
1944St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB3124000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs614110002000600000.071.071.071.1421014.125.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1942National League Most Valuable Player1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1949-05-13Released by Cubs. 
1948-07-30Released by Giants. 
1947-06-13TradeTraded by Braves to Giants for Bill Voiselle and Cash. 
1945-05-23TradeTraded by Cardinals to Braves for Red Barrett and Cash. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.