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Kid ElberfeldTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1898-1914 MLB Years: 1898-1914
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PositionsSS-944, 3B-242, 2B-79Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNorman Arthur Elberfeld
Height5-7Weight158BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 13,1875PlacePomeroy,Ohio
Death DateJanuary 13,1944 [68.275]
MLB DebutMay 30,1898 [23.047]
Organizations [7] DET [3] WS1 [2] CIN [1] PHI [1] BRO [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11094Retrosheet IDelbek101MLBAM ID113790
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed60Power52Contact46XBH51RBIs42Runs54Hitting65Durability63Team.489Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1898Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3b231438194007005072000.237.420.342.76213452.237.105.237.3959.620.000.000.000.0044.44
1899Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcinss-3b244113823364202250150112000.261.378.319.697446166.261.058.203.3549.040.000.000.000.0016.67
1901Detroit TigersALMLBdetss26121432761332111376230570712000.308.397.428.82518535508.303.120.306.39211.220.000.000.59144.0026.32
1902Detroit TigersALMLBdetss2713048870127176164190550118000.260.348.326.67415924562.259.066.217.3339.790.000.000.18488.0018.90
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet-ss28351322945530196011051000.341.412.424.836568149.341.083.212.3997.380.000.000.000.0017.78
1903New York HighlandersALMLBnyh-ss289034949100185045160220104000.287.346.367.71312823385.287.080.189.3425.710.000.000.000.0023.00
1903Totals for AL-AL         12548178145238064220330155000.301.365.383.74818431534.301.082.195.3586.180.000.000.000.0021.38
1904New York HighlandersALMLBnyh-ss29122445551171352461803701316000.263.337.328.66514620511.260.065.189.3257.240.000.000.39222.5017.09
1905New York HighlandersALMLBnyh-ss30111390481021820531802301620000.262.329.318.64712420449.262.056.162.3185.120.000.000.000.0019.61
1906New York HighlandersALMLBnyh-ss319934659106115231190300107000.306.378.384.76213318393.302.078.220.3757.630.000.000.51173.0016.98
1907New York HighlandersALMLBnyh-ss3212044761121176051220360139000.271.343.336.67915023505.271.065.195.3377.130.000.000.000.0019.01
1908New York HighlandersALMLBnyh-ss33195611113005106052000.196.328.250.57814369.196.054.179.3018.700.000.000.000.0027.27
1909New York HighlandersALMLBnyh-ss-3b341063794790950262302801410000.237.314.288.60210914431.237.051.185.3026.500.000.000.000.0015.56
1910Washington Senators IALMLBws1-3b3512745553114922421903501312000.251.322.292.61413313515.247.041.160.3086.800.000.000.39227.5011.40
1911Washington Senators IALMLBws1-2b-3b36127404581101940472406502513000.272.405.339.74413723507.272.067.287.37412.820.000.000.000.0020.91
1914Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ss3930627141001002451000.226.304.242.54615170.241.016.048.2782.865.712.000.000.007.14
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter129245616471235169561053521304274165119000.271.355.339.69415462355272.269.068.209.0008.100.080.010.19456.1019.03
New York Highlanders Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter667241233064789284257117018208168000.268.340.333.6738041212743.267.065.189.0006.640.000.000.15603.0018.70
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter28610521753054320415948012302321000.290.376.380.756400671219.287.090.253.00010.090.000.000.33263.0021.97
Washington Senators I Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter25485911122428628943010003825000.261.363.314.677270361022.259.053.220.0009.780.000.000.20429.5016.07
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4113823364202250150112000.261.378.319.697446166.261.058.203.0009.040.000.000.000.0016.67
Brooklyn Robins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter30627141001002451000.226.304.242.54615170.241.016.048.0002.865.712.000.000.007.14
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1438194007005072000.237.420.342.76213452.237.105.237.0009.620.000.000.000.0044.44
Average MLB - Per 162 games162572811552171672705412115000.271.355.339.69419429661.269.068.209.0008.100.080.010.19456.1019.03

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1898Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi233B14--1318813931.7952.21------14100.09.4
1899Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24SS24--4867166131115.8784.79------4158.516.0
1899Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin243B18--2641937667.8823.72------4143.912.0
1901Detroit TigersALMLBdet26SS121--3324117662819743.9076.14------121100.089.6
1902Detroit TigersALMLBdet27SS130--3264596763852785.9216.04------130100.096.3
1903New York HighlandersALMLBnyh28SS90--2222914840561513.9145.70------90100.067.2
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet28SS34--731191411206192.9325.65------3597.125.0
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet283B1--1---111.0001.00------352.90.7
1904New York HighlandersALMLBnyh29SS122--2374324844717669.9335.48------122100.080.8
1905New York HighlandersALMLBnyh30SS108--2443175735618561.9085.19------11197.372.5
1906New York HighlandersALMLBnyh31SS98--2003174218559517.9255.28------9999.064.9
1907New York HighlandersALMLBnyh32SS118--2954005231747695.9305.89------12098.379.7
1908New York HighlandersALMLBnyh33SS17--3651829587.9165.12------1989.511.0
1909New York HighlandersALMLBnyh34SS61--1341781924331312.9435.11------10657.540.4
1909New York HighlandersALMLBnyh343B44--629176160153.9563.48------10641.529.1
1910Washington Senators IALMLBws1353B113--1392232215384362.9433.20------12789.074.8
1910Washington Senators IALMLBws1352B10--2117314138.9273.80------1277.96.6
1910Washington Senators IALMLBws135SS3--65411511.7333.67------1272.42.0
1911Washington Senators IALMLBws1362B68--1461861523347332.9574.88------12753.544.2
1911Washington Senators IALMLBws1363B52--871161611219203.9273.90------12740.933.8
1914Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr39SS18--3133767164.9013.56------3060.011.7
1914Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr392B1--22--441.0004.00------303.30.6
MLB Totals for SS - 12 season(s)-   SS944--2184308045834357225264.9205.58------9440.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B242--3284896236879817.9293.38------2420.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B79--1692051824392374.9544.73------790.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1898Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23-----14-----
1899Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24----2418-----
1901Detroit TigersALMLBdet26----121------
1902Detroit TigersALMLBdet27----130------
1903New York HighlandersALMLBnyh28----90------
1903Detroit TigersALMLBdet28----341-----
1904New York HighlandersALMLBnyh29----122------
1905New York HighlandersALMLBnyh30----108------
1906New York HighlandersALMLBnyh31----98------
1907New York HighlandersALMLBnyh32----118------
1908New York HighlandersALMLBnyh33----17------
1909New York HighlandersALMLBnyh34----6144-----
1910Washington Senators IALMLBws135---103113-----
1911Washington Senators IALMLBws136---68-52-----
1914Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr39---118------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1908New York HighlandersALMLBMLBnyh33Manager15451103.33139.58 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2003-06-10TradeTraded by Tigers to Yankees for Ernie Courtney and Herman Long. 
1909-12-14Purchased by Senators from Yankees. 
* 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.