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Bob ElliottTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1939-1953 MLB Years: 1939-1953
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Major Award Winner

Positions3B-1365, OF-537, SS-2, 2B-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Irving Elliott
Height6-0Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 26,1916PlaceSan Francisco,California
Death DateMay 4,1966 [49.159]
High SchoolEl Centro (Sacramento,CA)
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1939 [22.280]
OrganizationsPIT [8] BSN [5] CHA [1] NY1 [1] SLA [1] Awards1Awards Voting7-409
TBC Player ID11105Retrosheet IDellib103MLBAM ID113813
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on July 15,1945
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed63Power81Contact51XBH77RBIs51Runs55Hitting81Durability86Team.511Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1939Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-of22321291843103319009402004.333.377.527.9046816140.328.194.264.4066.432.860.442.1443.0037.21
1940Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit8,37of2314855188161341156413045282130011.292.348.421.76923250611.301.129.234.3517.364.580.620.82110.2031.06
1941Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit8of24141527741442410376606452170012.273.353.374.72719737599.299.101.233.34410.688.680.810.50175.6725.69
1942Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit83b2514356075166267989205235270012.296.358.416.77423342621.304.120.216.3678.375.640.671.4562.2225.30
1943Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit83b261565818218330127101405624150016.315.376.444.82025849643.320.129.232.3898.713.730.431.0983.0026.78
1944Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit83b271435388516028161010890754204008.297.383.465.84825054617.309.168.323.39612.166.810.561.6253.8033.75
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit83b-of28144541801573668108506438120016.290.366.423.78922950608.301.133.261.37510.536.250.591.3267.6331.85
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit8of2914048650128253568606444270015.263.351.358.70917433559.281.095.239.34111.457.870.690.8997.2025.78
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33b301505559317635522113308760030015.317.410.517.92728762645.326.200.362.42513.499.300.693.4125.2335.23
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33b3115154099153245231006013157040014.283.423.474.89725652675.283.191.444.41919.418.440.443.4123.4833.99
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33b32139482771352951776009038240016.280.395.467.86222551578.276.187.373.40115.576.570.422.9428.3537.78
1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33b331425319416228524107206867210018.305.386.512.89827257602.314.207.339.40511.3011.130.993.9922.1335.19
1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33b34136480731372921570206556020016.285.371.448.81921546547.298.163.302.37711.8810.240.862.7432.0033.58
1952New York GiantsNLMLBny112,37of3598272336262103510362023007.228.323.375.69810218313.215.147.283.32811.506.390.563.1927.2029.03
1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla403b364816019407152901301801000.250.368.400.7686413191.255.150.331.35615.719.420.602.6232.0032.50
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha273b3667208245411143211312111003.260.358.380.7387916241.273.120.269.34312.868.710.681.6652.0029.63
1953Totals for AL-AL         115368439418296112613912003.255.363.389.75214329432.266.134.296.34914.129.030.642.0840.8930.85
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1978714110642061382941701195602967604166600183.289.375.440.81531416468190.297.151.295.00011.817.370.622.0842.0131.34
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter10473913552114221368506334504292679470094.292.363.419.78216413314398.304.127.249.0009.756.070.621.1478.2628.98
Boston Braves Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter7182588436763145221014661304412784140079.295.398.485.88312552683047.300.190.366.00014.479.120.633.3125.6235.12
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter98272336262103510362023007.228.323.375.69810218313.215.147.283.00011.506.390.563.1927.2029.03
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter67208245411143211312111003.260.358.380.7387916241.273.120.269.00012.868.710.681.6652.0029.63
St. Louis Browns Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4816019407152901301801000.250.368.400.7686413191.255.150.331.00015.719.420.602.6232.0032.50
Average MLB - Per 162 games162585871693181498507949150015.289.375.440.81525753671.297.151.295.00011.817.370.622.0842.0131.34

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1939Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22OF30--8812-9189.9782.97------3293.819.6
1940Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23OF147--302127-321314.9782.14------14899.395.5
1941Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24OF139--281992299290.9702.09------14198.690.3
1942Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit253B142--1732853622494458.9273.23------14399.396.6
1942Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25OF1--31--441.0004.00------1430.70.7
1943Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263B151--1492942434467443.9492.93------15696.898.1
1943Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit262B2---------------1561.31.3
1943Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26SS1--121-43.7503.00------1560.60.6
1944Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273B140--1692852722481454.9443.24------14397.991.5
1944Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27SS1---------------1430.70.7
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit283B81--941782118293272.9283.36------14456.352.6
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28OF61--12572-134132.9852.16------14442.439.6
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29OF92--188815197196.9952.13------14065.759.7
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit293B43--448265132126.9552.93------14030.727.9
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn303B148--1293022025451431.9562.91------15098.796.1
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn313B150--1462982618470444.9452.96------15199.398.0
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn323B130--1413001727458441.9633.39------13993.584.4
1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn333B137--1412562026417397.9522.90------14296.589.0
1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn343B127--1382422431404380.9412.99------13693.482.5
1952New York GiantsNLMLBny135OF65--8362-9189.9781.37------9866.342.2
1952New York GiantsNLMLBny1353B13--1925234644.9573.38------9813.38.4
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha363B58--5410469164158.9632.72------6786.637.7
1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla363B45--5193712151144.9543.20------4893.829.2
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36OF2----1-1---------673.01.3
MLB Totals for 3B - 12 season(s)-   3B1365--1448274423625244284192.9473.07------13650.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF537--10704424711381114.9792.07------5370.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2---------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS2--121-43.7501.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1939Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22---------30-
1940Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23---------147-
1941Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24---------139-
1942Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25-----142---1-
1943Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26---21151-----
1944Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27----1140-----
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28-----81---61-
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29-----43---92-
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn30-----148-----
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn31-----150-----
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn32-----130-----
1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33-----137-----
1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn34-----127-----
1952New York GiantsNLMLBny135-----13---65-
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36-----58---2-
1953St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla36-----45-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1948Boston BravesWorld SeriesMLB31621470025002200000.333.391.6191.01013223.294.286.3818.708.701.008.7010.5028.57
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs621470025002200000.333.391.6191.01013223.294.286.3818.708.701.008.7010.5028.57

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1960Kansas City AthleticsALMLBMLBkc143Manager1545896.37739.08 
1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBMLBana44Assistant Coach1617091.43538.58Bill Rigney
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1947National League Most Valuable Player1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1953-12-18Released by White Sox. 
1953-06-13TradeTraded by Browns with Virgil Trucks to White Sox for Lou Kretlow, Darrell Johnson and Cash. 
1953-03-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Browns. 
1952-10-01Released by Giants. 
1952-04-08TradeTraded by Braves to Giants for Sheldon Jones and Cash. 
1946-09-30TradeTraded by Pirates with Hank Camelli to Braves for Whitey Wietelmann, Stan Wentzel, Elmer Singleton and Billy Herman. 
* 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.