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Wes FerrellTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1927-1941 MLB Years: 1927-1941
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PositionsP-374, OF-13Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWesley Cheek Ferrell
Height6-2Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 2,1908PlaceGreensboro,North Carolina
Death DateDecember 9,1976 [68.311]
High SchoolGuilford (Guilford,NC)
MLB DebutSeptember 9,1927 [19.220]
OrganizationsCLE [7] BOS [4] NYA [2] WS1 [2] BSN [1] BRO [1] Awards0Awards Voting4-95
TBC Player ID11337Retrosheet IDferrw101MLBAM ID114087
RelationshipsBrother of Rick Ferrell
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Player Notes:   Threw a no-hitter on April 19,1931 against the St. Louis Browns ... Opening day starter for Cleveland Indians in 1931-1932, Boston Red Sox in 1935-1937 and Washington Senators in 1938 ... Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 2008
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts53Walks46Hittable65SO/BB51vsPower65Hitting42Durability64Team.517Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1927Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-Rel190027.0010100101.03330200005.0027.00--18.00--0.00-9.03
1928Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-ST20022.25220100016.015540540001.258.44--2.812.250.80.0003.34
1929Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-S/R2121103.60432518181125242.22561129771091002301.509.490.264.043.710.92.6774.06
1930Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-ST2225133.314335825183296.2299141109141061435101.379.070.423.224.341.35.6584.22
1931Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle14ST2322123.754035527243276.027613411591301233001.478.990.294.234.010.95.6474.06
1932Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle14ST2423133.663834426331287.2299141117171041054101.409.350.533.253.291.01.6394.14
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle14ST2511124.212826216120201.022510894870411001.4710.070.363.131.840.59.4783.95
1934Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12ST261453.632623317331181.02058773449673001.4010.190.202.443.331.37.7373.48
1935Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12ST2725143.524138331330322.0336149126161081105001.389.380.453.023.071.02.6414.02
1936Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2ST2820154.193938128310301.0330160140111191063001.499.870.333.563.170.89.5714.22
1937Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12ST29367.6112111501073.011166621434311001.9813.621.724.173.800.91.3336.07
1937Washington Senators IALMLBws112ST2911133.942524121010207.2214111911188921001.459.270.483.813.991.05.4584.11
1938Washington Senators IALMLBws110ST301385.92232219010149.0193111981268363101.7511.660.724.112.170.53.6194.86
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya25S/R30228.10541101030.052332761872002.3315.601.805.402.100.39.5006.86
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya25ST31124.66330100019.014101021761001.606.520.937.912.790.35.3336.34
1940Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro21Rel32006.7510100104.04330440002.009.00--9.009.001.00-3.84
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn30S/R33215.14431101014.0138819101001.578.360.645.796.431.11.6674.09
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1931284.04374323512271743132620.0284513821177132104098535601.489.760.453.573.380.95.6011.09
Cleveland Indians Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter102623.6719515738113830121319.013736445395552651615501.449.350.373.583.510.98.622-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter62404.11118110881981877.29824624014531031412001.4710.070.463.183.221.01.608-
Washington Senators I Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter24214.774846230020356.2407222189231561284101.5810.270.583.943.230.82.533-
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter346.75871201049.0664337835133002.0512.041.466.392.370.37.429-
Boston Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter215.14431101014.0138819101001.578.360.645.796.431.11.667-
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.7510100104.04330440002.009.00--9.009.001.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings16114.043127419141220.0239116991187833101.489.760.453.573.380.95.5931.09

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1928Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-p2024010100000000000.250.250.7501.000314.250.500.500.4120.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1929Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-p2147931222531121062803000.237.283.387.670369102.328.150.226.3015.8827.454.670.9893.0040.91
1930Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-p225311819358301400121503000.297.362.415.7774911133.340.118.220.3539.0211.281.250.000.0031.43
1931Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle14p234811624376193000102102000.319.373.621.9947216128.326.302.388.4397.8116.412.107.0312.8943.24
1932Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle14p24551281431522180062106000.242.276.359.635469140.276.117.164.2874.2915.003.501.4364.0029.03
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle14p256114026387072600202201000.271.363.471.8346614161.279.200.343.38412.4213.661.104.3520.0036.84
1934Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12p2634781222404171071503000.282.341.487.82838888.305.205.308.3737.9517.052.144.5519.5036.36
1935Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12p277515025525173200211608000.347.427.533.9608013179.354.186.327.43611.738.940.763.9121.4325.00
1936Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2p286113520366152400141005000.267.336.437.7735912154.258.170.274.3539.096.490.713.2527.0033.33
1937Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12p2918337122019007301000.364.475.515.99017341.379.151.364.45617.077.320.432.4433.0025.00
1937Washington Senators IALMLBws112p2953106727500160091802000.255.313.302.615325117.307.047.132.2937.6915.382.000.000.0018.52
1937Totals for AL-AL         7113914397012500162103000.281.355.353.708498158.325.072.187.33510.1313.291.310.63139.0020.51
1938Washington Senators IALMLBws110p30264961120160015706000.224.406.327.73316370.244.103.408.36421.4310.000.471.4349.0027.27
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya25p30512121001001400000.167.231.250.4813113.250.083.167.2297.6930.774.000.000.0050.00
1938Totals for AL-AL         3161713301700161106000.213.377.311.68819483.245.098.361.34119.2813.250.691.2061.0030.77
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya25p3138011001000200000.125.125.250.375218.167.125.125.1630.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
1940Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro21p3222000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn30p3344220012001100000.500.6001.2501.850515.500.7501.000.76720.0020.001.0020.004.0050.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter547117617532957123820820129185040000.280.351.446.7975241071345.305.166.277.0009.5913.751.432.8330.9532.52
Cleveland Indians Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter266599951643110191001054107015000.274.334.454.78827260668.307.180.272.0008.0816.021.982.8431.5336.59
Boston Red Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter188396641221721782104944017000.308.384.490.87419436462.313.182.308.00010.619.520.903.6823.2929.51
Washington Senators I Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7915513387012200242508000.245.346.310.656488187.287.065.219.00012.8313.371.040.53155.0021.05
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter820132002001600000.150.190.250.4405221.214.100.150.0004.7628.576.000.000.0066.67
Boston Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter44220012001100000.500.6001.2501.850515.500.7501.000.00020.0020.001.0020.004.0050.00
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter22000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16234852971741162103855012000.280.351.446.79715532398.305.166.277.0009.5913.751.432.8330.9532.52

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1927Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle19P1-1-------------1100.00.7
1928Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle20P2-1614--551.0002.500.31-----2100.01.3
1929Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21P43-2421063237573.9731.700.30-----4791.528.3
1930Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22P43-29619392-6058.9671.350.20-----5381.127.9
1931Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23P40-2761974339693.9692.330.34-----4883.326.0
1932Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24P38-2871459157473.9861.920.25-----5569.125.0
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25P28-2011248-460601.0002.140.30-----6145.918.5
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25OF13--311-132321.0002.46------6121.38.6
1934Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P26-181823123231.9691.190.17-----3476.517.1
1935Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P41-322976218785.9772.070.26-----7554.726.8
1936Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P39-301942225351.9621.310.17-----6163.925.3
1937Washington Senators IALMLBws129P25-2075341-4039.9751.560.19-----5347.216.3
1937Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29P12-73621142827.9642.250.37-----1866.77.9
1938Washington Senators IALMLBws130P23-149832134140.9761.740.27-----2688.515.2
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya30P5-3029131211.9172.200.37-----5100.03.3
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya31P3-19-4--441.0001.330.21-----3100.02.0
1940Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32P1-4-3--331.0003.000.75-----250.00.7
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn33P4-14-1--111.0000.250.07-----4100.02.6
MLB Totals for P - 15 season(s)-   P374-26191225321730671654.9751.750.25-----3740.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF13--311-132321.0002.46------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1927Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle191----------
1928Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle202----------
1929Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2143----------
1930Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2243----------
1931Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2340----------
1932Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2438----------
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2528--------13-
1934Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2626----------
1935Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2741----------
1936Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2839----------
1937Washington Senators IALMLBws12925----------
1937Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2912----------
1938Washington Senators IALMLBws13023----------
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya305----------
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya313----------
1940Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro321----------
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn334----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1941-05-08Released by Braves. 
1941-02-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1940-05-14Released by Dodgers. 
1940-01-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1939-05-28Released by Yankees. 
1938-08-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1938-08-12Released by Senators. 
1937-06-11TradeTraded by Red Sox with Mel Almada and Rick Ferrell to Senators for Bobo Newsom and Ben Chapman. 
1934-05-25TradeTraded by Indians with Dick Porter to Red Sox for Bob Seeds, Bob Weiland and Cash. 
* 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.