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Alex FergusonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1918-1929 MLB Years: 1918-1929
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PositionsP-257Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Alexander Ferguson
Height6-0Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 16,1897PlaceMontclair,New Jersey
Death DateApril 26,1976 [79.069]
High SchoolBloomfield (Bloomfield,NJ)
MLB DebutAugust 16,1918 [21.181]
OrganizationsBOS [4] NYA [3] PHI [3] WS1 [2] BRO [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11319Retrosheet IDferga101MLBAM ID114066
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Boston Red Sox in 1925
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts57Walks42Hittable37SO/BB49vsPower37Hitting31Durability66Team.448Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1918New York YankeesALMLBnya-Rel21000.0010100101.22000210002.4010.80--10.805.400.50-4.63
1921New York YankeesALMLBnya-S/R24315.9117413107156.064403742791001.6210.220.644.311.440.33.7505.14
1922Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST259164.3139271210172198.020110895562442001.339.120.232.812.000.71.3603.83
1923Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST269134.043427711050198.022911589567726101.4910.390.233.043.271.07.4093.55
1924Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST2714173.794132915062237.22591141006108782301.549.810.234.092.950.72.4524.07
1925Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-S/R280210.91541001115.22222196550001.7212.643.452.872.871.00.0008.40
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya-S/R28427.7921516007154.0835747342200002.3013.750.506.963.310.48.6675.41
1925Washington Senators IALMLBws1-ST28513.25761301055.0522220223240001.368.460.333.743.901.04.8333.96
1926Washington Senators IALMLBws1-S/R29347.7419415008147.2695141418160001.8313.030.763.403.020.89.4294.47
1927Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-ST308164.843131016000227.02801321221565732101.5211.100.592.582.891.12.3334.10
1928Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-S/R315105.5534191551102134.216886831452511001.6311.230.943.483.410.98.3334.65
1929Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-S/R321212.08541100012.219181721030002.2913.501.427.112.130.30.3337.11
1929Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-ST320122.5033000002.07752110004.0031.509.004.504.501.00.00016.66
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter61854.892571669162253101237.214557726756848239714501.5610.550.493.492.880.82.4181.24
Boston Red Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter32484.201199029361195648.07113593032224219910401.479.840.303.352.760.82.400-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14285.34705416221102373.0467236222311271273101.5911.230.753.053.051.00.333-
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter736.733993010152111.01499784771301001.9611.940.565.692.400.42.700-
Washington Senators I Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter855.332610163091102.11217361641400001.5710.570.523.583.500.98.615-
Brooklyn Robins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0122.5033000002.07752110004.0031.509.004.504.501.00.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11154.8946291711092220.02581371201285702101.5610.550.493.492.880.82.4231.24

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1918New York YankeesALMLBnya-p2111000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1921New York YankeesALMLBnya-p241719140002000500000.211.211.211.4224019.286.000.000.1970.0026.320.000.000.000.00
1922Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p2539651600060022206000.092.119.092.2116073.140.000.031.1062.7430.1411.000.000.000.00
1923Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p2634620610020122416000.097.138.113.2517171.158.016.032.1282.8233.8012.000.000.0016.67
1924Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p27418621220050023208000.140.159.163.32214296.222.023.047.1542.0833.3316.000.000.0016.67
1925Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p2854100000001200000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.15020.0040.002.000.000.000.00
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya-p282115021001000402000.133.133.200.3333117.182.067.067.1490.0023.530.000.000.0050.00
1925Totals for AL-AL         33393310010021606000.077.122.103.2254147.130.026.077.1144.2634.048.000.000.0033.33
1925Washington Senators IALMLBws1-p287202100000011004000.050.095.050.1451025.100.000.050.0804.0040.0010.000.000.000.00
1925Totals for AL-AL         33393310010021606000.077.122.103.2254147.130.026.077.1144.2634.048.000.000.0033.33
1926Washington Senators IALMLBws1-p291911120003000301000.182.182.182.3642012.250.000.000.1710.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1927Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-p30317047000200534010000.100.160.100.2607085.194.000.071.1375.8840.006.800.000.000.00
1928Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-p3134391100010021102000.026.073.026.0991043.036.000.051.0594.6525.585.500.000.000.00
1929Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-p3254000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1929Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr-p32310100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.9310.000.000.000.000.000.00
1929Totals for NL-NL         85010000000200000.200.200.200.400105.333.000.000.1860.0040.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter2573971342400220115150139000.106.140.116.256464452.170.010.045.0003.3233.1910.000.000.009.52
Boston Red Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1192174243001301780120000.111.142.124.266273245.175.013.041.0002.8632.6511.430.000.0012.50
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7011358000300747012000.071.125.071.19680132.121.000.062.0005.3035.616.710.000.000.00
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter39351610030001002000.171.171.200.3717137.240.029.029.0000.0027.030.000.000.0016.67
Washington Senators I Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter26313300030011305000.097.125.097.2223037.167.000.032.0002.7035.1413.000.000.000.00
Brooklyn Robins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter310100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622508263001401995125000.106.140.116.256293285.170.010.045.0003.3233.1910.000.000.009.52

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1918New York YankeesALMLBnya21P1-1-------------1100.00.8
1921New York YankeesALMLBnya24P17-562151-1817.9441.000.30-----17100.011.1
1922Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25P39-1981043245553.9641.360.27-----39100.025.3
1923Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P34-198545455450.9261.470.25-----34100.022.4
1924Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P41-2371260117372.9861.760.30-----41100.026.6
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya28P21-54218112120.9520.950.37-----21100.013.6
1925Washington Senators IALMLBws128P7-5526-1881.0001.140.15-----7100.04.6
1925Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P5-15-2--221.0000.400.13-----5100.03.3
1926Washington Senators IALMLBws129P19-47214111716.9410.840.34-----19100.012.7
1927Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30P31-2271249536661.9241.970.27-----31100.020.1
1928Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31P34-134935--44441.0001.290.33-----34100.022.4
1929Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32P5-12-5--551.0001.000.42-----5100.03.3
1929Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr32P3-211--221.0000.671.00-----3100.02.0
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P257-1236572931516365350.9591.360.28-----2570.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1918New York YankeesALMLBnya211----------
1921New York YankeesALMLBnya2417----------
1922Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2539----------
1923Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2634----------
1924Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2741----------
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya2821----------
1925Washington Senators IALMLBws1287----------
1925Boston Red SoxALMLBbos285----------
1926Washington Senators IALMLBws12919----------
1927Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3031----------
1928Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3134----------
1929Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi325----------
1929Brooklyn RobinsNLMLBbkr323----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1925Washington Senators IWorld SeriesMLB28113.2121014.013561101.368.360.003.867.071.830.00.500
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs113.21202100014.013050611001.368.360.003.867.071.830.00.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1925Washington Senators IWorld SeriesMLB2824000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs24000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2025-05-05TradeTraded by Red Sox with Bobby Veach to Yankees for Ray Francis and Cash. 
1929-05-13Claimed on waivers by Dodgers from Phillies. 
1926-10-01Purchased by Phillies from Senators. 
1925-08-17Purchased by Senators from Yankees. 
1922-02-24Claimed on waivers by Red Sox from Yankees. 
* 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.