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Nellie FoxHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1947-1965 MLB Years: 1947-1965
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Positions2B-2295, 3B-6, 1B-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJacob Nelson Fox
Height5-9Weight150BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 25,1927PlaceSt. Thomas,Pennsylvania
Death DateDecember 1,1975 [47.342]
MLB DebutJune 8,1947 [19.166]
OrganizationsCHA [14] PHA [3] HOU [2] Awards4Awards Voting10-815
TBC Player ID11544Retrosheet IDfox-n101MLBAM ID114361
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power32Contact89XBH31RBIs36Runs56Hitting81Durability80Team.530Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1947Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha282b1973200000001000000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.18325.000.000.000.000.000.00
1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha412b20313020000101000000.154.214.154.3682014.154.000.154.1877.140.000.000.000.000.00
1949Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha41,182b2188247426362021223296110010.255.354.296.650738296.265.041.170.32110.813.040.280.000.0012.70
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha262b2213045745113127030433517210006.247.304.304.60813919504.257.057.136.2876.943.370.490.000.0016.81
1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha262b2314760493189321245591243111420007.313.372.425.79725748681.314.112.179.3696.311.620.260.59151.0025.40
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha262b241526487619225100395534143150011.296.334.366.70023735700.303.070.122.3264.862.000.410.000.0018.23
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22b25154624921783183724549187120015.285.344.375.71923442692.290.090.167.3317.082.600.370.43208.0023.60
1954Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22b2615563111120124824716951125154013.319.372.391.76324734706.320.072.165.3537.221.700.240.28315.5016.92
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22b271546361001982876597938151714418.311.364.406.77025841709.310.095.151.3505.362.120.390.85106.0020.71
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22b28154649109192201045284441410135119.296.347.376.72324434721.296.080.154.3286.101.940.320.55162.2517.71
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22b29155619110196278661567513165327.317.403.415.81825741718.315.098.218.37110.451.810.170.84103.1720.92
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22b301556238218721604956471111125513.300.357.353.71022027698.303.053.127.3216.731.580.230.000.0014.44
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22b311566248419134627056711379586.306.380.389.76924342716.308.083.196.3469.921.820.180.28312.0021.99
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22b3215060585175241025924501310145211.289.351.372.72322536684.291.083.162.3277.311.900.260.29302.5020.57
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22b33159606671521152512359129157317.251.323.295.61817918696.250.044.140.2868.481.720.200.29303.0011.84
1962Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22b34157621791662772541238127135013.267.314.343.65721336684.268.076.135.2985.561.750.320.29310.5021.69
1963Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22b35137539541401902420224177102110.260.299.306.60516521582.264.046.087.2744.122.920.710.34269.5015.00
1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou22b36133442451171260280227131020318.265.320.319.63914118502.271.054.111.2895.382.590.480.000.0015.38
1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23b3721413112001000210001.268.286.317.60313242.282.049.049.2710.004.760.000.000.0018.18
MLB Totals - 19 Season(s)Filter23679232127926633551123579076807192161422084824175.288.348.363.711334750210349.291.075.152.0006.952.090.300.34263.7718.85
Chicago White Sox Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter21158486118724703351043574073766581921251774523156.291.349.367.71631184749491.293.076.154.0006.932.020.290.37242.4619.19
Houston Colt 45s Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter133442451171260280227131020318.265.320.319.63914118502.271.054.111.0005.382.590.480.000.0015.38
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter98263446562021323496110010.247.347.285.632758314.256.038.171.00010.832.870.260.000.0012.31
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21413112001000210001.268.286.317.60313242.282.049.049.0000.004.760.000.000.0018.18
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626328818224825455491510143212.288.348.363.71122934708.291.075.152.0006.952.090.300.34263.7718.85

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1947Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha192B1--1---111.0001.00------714.30.6
1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha202B3--136112019.9506.33------3100.01.9
1949Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha212B77--191196768394387.9825.03------8887.550.0
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha222B121--34034418100702684.9745.65------13093.178.6
1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha232B147--41344917112879862.9815.86------147100.095.5
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha242B151--40643313111852839.9855.56------15299.398.1
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha252B154--45142615101892877.9835.69------154100.0100.0
1954Chicago White SoxALMLBcha262B155--4003929103801792.9895.11------155100.0100.6
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha272B154--39948324110906882.9745.73------154100.0100.0
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha282B154--47839612124886874.9865.68------154100.0100.0
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha292B155--45345313141919906.9865.85------155100.0100.6
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha302B155--44439913117856843.9855.44------155100.0100.6
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha312B156--3644531093827817.9885.24------156100.0101.3
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha322B149--41244713126872859.9855.77------15099.396.8
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha332B159--4134071597835820.9825.16------159100.098.1
1962Chicago White SoxALMLBcha342B154--376428893812804.9905.22------15798.195.1
1963Chicago White SoxALMLBcha352B134--305342871655647.9884.83------13797.882.7
1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou362B115--2313171351561548.9774.77------13386.571.0
1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou371B2--81-1991.0004.50------219.51.2
1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou372B1---2--221.0002.00------214.80.6
1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou373B6--411-115151.0002.50------2128.63.7
MLB Totals for 2B - 19 season(s)-   2B2295--6090637320916191267212463.9845.43------22950.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B6--411-115151.0002.50------60.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--81-1991.0004.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1947Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha19---1-------
1948Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha20---3-------
1949Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha21---77-------
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22---121-------
1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23---147-------
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24---151-------
1953Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25---154-------
1954Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26---155-------
1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27---154-------
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28---154-------
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29---155-------
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30---155-------
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31---156-------
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32---149-------
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33---159-------
1962Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34---154-------
1963Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35---134-------
1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou36---115-------
1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37--21-6-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959Chicago White SoxWorld SeriesMLB31624493000004100000.375.464.500.96412328.391.125.29214.293.570.250.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs624493000004100000.375.464.500.96412328.391.125.29214.293.570.250.000.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1965Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou37Assistant Coach1626597.40132.09Lum Harris
1966Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou38Assistant Coach1627290.44423.08Grady Hatton
1967Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou39Assistant Coach1626993.42632.59Grady Hatton
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws240Assistant Coach1616596.40437.510Jim Lemon
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws241Assistant Coach1628676.53123.04Ted Williams
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws242Assistant Coach1627092.43238.06Ted Williams
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws243Assistant Coach1596396.39638.55Ted Williams
1972Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex44Assistant Coach15454100.35138.56Ted Williams
* 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 [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1957Major League Gold Glove (Second Base)1
1959American League Gold Glove (Second Base) ... American League Most Valuable Player2
1960American League Gold Glove (Second Base)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1965-07-31Released by Astros. 
1965-05-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1964-10-09Released by Astros. 
1963-12-10TradeTraded by White Sox to Astros for Danny Murphy, Jim Golden and Cash. 
1949-10-19TradeTraded by Athletics to White Sox for Joe Tipton. 
1944-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
* 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.