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Lew FonsecaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1921-1933 MLB Years: 1921-1933
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Positions1B-375, 2B-363, OF-119, 3B-22, SS-4, P-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLewis Albert Fonseca
Height5-10Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 21,1899PlaceOakland,California
Death DateNovember 26,1989 [90.309]
CollegeSt. Mary's College of California (Moraga,CA)
MLB DebutApril 13,1921 [22.082]
OrganizationsCLE [5] CIN [4] CHA [3] PHI [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID11489Retrosheet IDfonsl101MLBAM ID114289
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed73Power60Contact63XBH57RBIs65Runs63Hitting65Durability51Team.472Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1921Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-2b2282297388210314123813410000.276.304.340.64410114319.286.064.088.3002.514.081.630.31297.0017.07
1922Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-2b238129155105203445781418013000.361.390.491.88114327318.375.130.175.4034.405.661.291.2672.7525.71
1923Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-2b246523733661143284091627000.278.310.397.7079418255.289.119.173.3263.536.271.781.1879.0027.27
1924Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-2b-1b2520575132109104402000.228.279.298.57717363.245.070.158.2746.356.351.000.000.0023.08
1925Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-2b-1b2612646778149305760622142315000.319.352.450.80221042506.340.131.184.3654.158.302.001.3866.7128.19
1927Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-2b28112428601332072401241217217000.311.333.404.73717329459.320.093.140.3402.613.701.420.44214.0021.80
1928Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-1b29752633886194336421317111000.327.361.464.82512226288.342.137.194.3764.515.901.311.0487.6730.23
1929Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-1b30148566972094415610319115023720000.369.427.532.95930165643.378.163.265.4337.783.580.460.9394.3331.10
1930Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-1b3140129203692017107704000.279.316.380.6964911140.295.101.163.3145.005.001.000.000.0030.56
1931Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle51b3226108214091114328713000.370.419.500.9195411120.390.130.213.4216.675.830.880.83108.0027.50
1931Chicago White SoxALMLBcha7of321214656513926527144322238000.299.348.389.73718133508.311.090.159.3436.304.330.690.39232.5023.74
1931Totals for AL-AL         14757386179356385764029411000.312.361.410.77123544628.325.098.169.3576.374.620.730.48191.0024.58
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12of331837051006001701000.135.158.162.3206139.167.027.054.1502.5617.957.000.000.0020.00
1933Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11b34235981220215107600000.203.288.339.62720466.196.136.271.29610.619.090.863.0329.5033.33
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter937340451810752035031485643618619923111000.316.355.432.78714712843724.329.116.179.0004.995.341.070.83109.8126.42
Cleveland Indians Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter40114942365041012912210391990711155000.337.379.468.8476991421650.349.131.204.0005.454.300.790.73124.5028.17
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2488821312664311812314113551632000.302.333.402.73535562955.313.100.144.0003.665.341.460.84110.2523.31
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1625617315629549254403539000.278.329.369.69820738613.291.091.164.0006.535.710.880.65140.2524.36
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12646778149305760622142315000.319.352.450.80221042506.340.131.184.0004.158.302.001.3866.7128.19
Average MLB - Per 162 games162589901863595841163234419000.316.355.432.78725449644.329.116.179.0004.995.341.070.83109.8126.42

Pitching Statistics

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YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12Rel33000.0010100001.0000000000----------0.00-3.02
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100001.0000000000----------0.00-0.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100001.0000000000----------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings000.0022002200000220.0000000000----------0.00-0.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1921Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin222B50--1251491120285274.9615.48------8261.032.7
1921Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22OF16--32-2-3432.9412.00------8219.510.5
1921Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221B16--1506111157156.9949.75------8219.510.5
1922Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin232B71--1972511440462448.9706.31------8187.746.1
1923Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin242B45--1231691327305292.9576.49------6569.229.2
1923Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241B14--1297210138136.9869.71------6521.59.1
1924Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin252B10--1127-338381.0003.80------2050.06.5
1924Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin251B6--513115554.9829.00------2030.03.9
1925Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi262B69--1502191731386369.9565.35------12654.845.1
1925Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi261B55--49826337527524.9949.53------12643.735.9
1927Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle282B96--2293041551548533.9735.55------11285.762.7
1927Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle281B13--118119120119.9929.15------11211.68.5
1928Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle291B56--54141-655825821.00010.39------7574.736.4
1928Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle293B15--1132314643.9352.87------7520.09.7
1928Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29SS4---1-1111.0000.25------755.32.6
1928Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle292B1--14--551.0005.00------751.30.6
1929Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle301B147--1486107814116011593.99510.84------14899.396.7
1930Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle311B28--27424615304298.98010.64------4070.018.2
1930Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle313B6--363-129.7501.50------4015.03.9
1931Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32OF95--183451192187.9741.97------12178.562.1
1931Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle321B26--28415218301299.99311.50------26100.016.9
1931Chicago White SoxALMLBcha322B21--4649289795.9794.52------12117.413.7
1931Chicago White SoxALMLBcha321B2--5--1551.0002.50------1211.71.3
1931Chicago White SoxALMLBcha323B1---------------1210.80.7
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33OF8--142-116161.0002.00------1844.45.3
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33P1-1-------------185.60.7
1933Chicago White SoxALMLBcha341B12--13812-151501501.00012.50------2352.28.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 10 season(s)-   1B375--36742422432339403916.99410.44------3750.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 8 season(s)-   2B363--88211727218021262054.9665.66------3630.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF119--229672242235.9711.97------1190.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B22--1438615852.8972.36------220.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS4---1-1111.0000.25------40.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-1-------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1921Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22--1650-----16-
1922Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23---71-------
1923Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24--1445-------
1924Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25--610-------
1925Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26--5569-------
1927Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28--1396-------
1928Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29--561415-----
1929Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30--147--------
1930Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31--28--6-----
1931Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32--221-1---95-
1931Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32--26--------
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBcha331--------8-
1933Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34--12--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1932Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha33Manager15149102.32556.57 
1933Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha34Manager1506783.44731.06 
1934Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha35Manager1525399.34947.08 
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1931-05-17TradeTraded by Indians to White Sox for Willie Kamm. 
1925-03-30Claimed on waivers by Phillies from Reds. 
* 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.