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Joe GaragiolaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1946-1954 MLB Years: 1946-1954
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PositionsC-614Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJospeh Henry Garagiola
Height6-0Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 12,1926PlaceSt. Louis,Missouri
Death DateMarch 23,2016 [90.039]
High SchoolSt. Mary's (St. Louis,MO)
MLB DebutMay 26,1946 [20.103]
OrganizationsSLN [6] PIT [3] CHN [2] NY1 [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11710Retrosheet IDgaraj101MLBAM ID114573
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed41Power69Contact55XBH67RBIs43Runs30Hitting60Durability49Team.492Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17c207421121504132200232501004.237.312.308.620658235.257.071.180.3009.7910.641.091.2870.3316.00
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17c2177183204710252500401432005.257.398.415.8137617228.256.158.377.38617.546.140.352.1936.6036.17
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17c2224569610270012910000.107.275.232.50713369.089.125.339.26217.3913.040.752.9028.0050.00
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17c2381241256314032600311912006.261.348.357.7058617275.274.096.224.33711.276.910.611.0980.3326.98
1950St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17c243488828612200010700005.318.388.477.86542998.329.159.273.39410.207.140.702.0444.0032.14
1951St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17c2527729143229009701003.194.284.375.65927782.190.181.306.30410.988.540.782.4436.0050.00
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2c257221224548293541322023004.255.358.439.7979319249.246.184.349.36812.858.030.633.6123.5635.19
1951Totals for NL-NL         992843368114114441412724007.239.339.423.76212026331.232.184.338.35212.398.160.663.3225.8238.24
1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2c26118344359415485401502420007.273.369.410.77914127396.276.137.279.36412.636.060.482.0243.0028.72
1953Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3c2727739175021410101121002.233.341.384.72528786.250.151.301.33711.6312.791.102.3336.5041.18
1953Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11c277422821629412100212311008.272.336.360.6968214251.299.088.180.3228.379.161.100.40228.0022.58
1953Totals for NL-NL         1013013079144335103134320010.262.337.365.70211021337.288.103.209.3259.2010.091.100.89100.3326.58
1954Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11c286315316435052100281241104.281.403.412.8156310187.277.131.314.38214.976.420.432.6730.6023.26
1954New York GiantsNLMLBny136c28511132001001200100.273.308.455.7635213.300.182.273.3287.6915.382.000.000.0066.67
1954Totals for NL-NL         6816417467052200291441204.280.397.415.8126812200.279.135.311.37814.507.000.482.5032.8026.09
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter67618721984818216422555226717316122048.257.354.385.7397211402169.265.128.272.00012.317.980.651.9444.5729.11
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter31785192208386171090012581560023.244.345.363.70830961987.254.119.266.00012.668.210.651.7250.0629.33
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2176296816528619103529255640013.262.362.417.77926253731.263.155.305.00012.597.520.602.6033.1132.12
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13738137105144642004935521012.276.365.381.74614524438.290.105.234.00011.197.990.711.3763.5022.86
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter511132001001200100.273.308.455.7635213.300.182.273.0007.6915.382.000.000.0066.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games162449471152041061106441430012.257.354.385.73917334520.265.128.272.00012.317.980.651.9444.5729.11

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20C70--2602536288285.9904.07-----47494.644.9
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21C74--2812342308304.9874.11-----27796.148.1
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22C23--8314119897.9904.22------2495.814.9
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23C80--3323561373367.9844.59-----68198.851.9
1950St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24C30--998-21071071.0003.57------3488.219.6
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25C61--2553044289285.9864.67-----77284.739.6
1951St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25C23--816-287871.0003.78-----22785.214.9
1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26C105--41863119492481.9784.58-----211889.068.2
1953Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27C68--2963442334330.9884.85-----67491.944.2
1953Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27C22--82101-9392.9894.18------2781.514.3
1954Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28C55--191234-218214.9823.89-----66387.335.7
1954New York GiantsNLMLBny128C3--17---17171.0005.67------560.01.9
MLB Totals for C - 9 season(s)-   C614--2395271382927042666.9864.34-----356140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1946St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20-70---------
1947St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21-74---------
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22-23---------
1949St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23-80---------
1950St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24-30---------
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25-61---------
1951St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25-23---------
1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26-105---------
1953Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27-68---------
1953Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27-22---------
1954Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28-55---------
1954New York GiantsNLMLBny128-3---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1946St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB20519262004000300000.316.316.421.7378219.375.105.1050.0015.790.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs519262004000300000.316.316.421.7378219.375.105.1050.0015.790.000.000.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1955St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln29Broadcaster1546886.44230.57Harry Walker,Eddie Stanky
1956St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln30Broadcaster1547678.49417.04Fred Hutchinson
1957St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln31Broadcaster1548767.5658.02Fred Hutchinson
1958St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln32Broadcaster1547282.46820.05Fred Hutchinson,Stan Hack
1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln33Broadcaster1547183.46116.07Solly Hemus
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln34Broadcaster1548668.5589.03Solly Hemus
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln35Broadcaster1548074.51913.05Johnny Keane,Solly Hemus
1962St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln36Broadcaster1628478.51917.56Johnny Keane
1965New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya39Broadcaster1627785.47525.06Johnny Keane
1966New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya40Broadcaster1597089.44026.510Johnny Keane,Ralph Houk
1967New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya41Broadcaster1627290.44420.09Ralph Houk
1990California AngelsALMLBMLBcal64Broadcaster1628082.49423.04Doug Rader
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari73Broadcaster16210062.617--2Buck ShowalterLost in 1st Round (Mets)
2000Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari74Broadcaster1628577.52512.03Buck Showalter
2001Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari75Broadcaster1629270.568--1Bob BrenlyWon World Series (Yankees)
2001Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos75Broadcaster1618279.50913.52Joe Kerrigan,Jimy Williams
2002Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari76Broadcaster1629864.605--1Bob BrenlyLost in 1st Round (Cardinals)
2003Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari77Broadcaster1628478.51916.53Bob Brenly-
2004Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari78Broadcaster16251111.31542.05Bob Brenly,Al Pedrique-
2005Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari79Broadcaster1627785.4755.02Bob Melvin-
2006Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari80Broadcaster1627686.46912.04Bob Melvin
2007Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari81Broadcaster1629072.556--1Bob MelvinLost in NLCS (Colorado)
2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari84Broadcaster1626597.40127.05Kirk Gibson,A.J. Hinch
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1954-09-08Claimed on waivers by Giants from Cubs. 
1953-06-04TradeTraded by Pirates with Catfish Metkovich, Howie Pollet and Ralph Kiner to Cubs for Gene Hermanski, Bob Addis, George Freese, Preston Ward, Bob Schultz, Toby Atwell and Cash. 
1951-06-15TradeTraded by Cardinals with Dick Cole, Ted Wilks, Howie Pollet and Bill Howerton to Pirates for Wally Westlake and Cliff Chambers. 
1942-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.