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Don HeffnerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1934-1944 MLB Years: 1934-1944
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Positions2B-595, SS-89, 3B-11, 1B-7, OF-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDonald Henry Heffner
Height5-10Weight155BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 8,1911PlaceRouzerville,Pennsylvania
Death DateAugust 1,1989 [78.174]
High SchoolBaltimore Polytechnic Institute (Baltimore,MD)
MLB DebutApril 17,1934 [23.068]
OrganizationsSLA [6] NYA [4] DET [1] PHA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID12615Retrosheet IDheffd101MLBAM ID115693
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed57Power40Contact54XBH48RBIs33Runs39Hitting45Durability44Team.498Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1934New York YankeesALMLBnya102b237224129638302511251804000.261.331.320.6517711270.283.059.162.3099.266.670.720.000.0017.46
1935New York YankeesALMLBnya102b2410363113108004100000.306.375.444.81916440.314.138.250.37510.002.500.250.000.0036.36
1936New York YankeesALMLBnya103b-2b2519487112106006501000.229.315.313.62815355.256.084.208.30010.919.090.830.000.0027.27
1937New York YankeesALMLBnya102b266020123506502114191901000.249.314.328.6426611221.275.079.159.3028.608.601.000.000.0022.00
1938St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla12b2714147347116233269116553412000.245.341.319.66015128554.273.074.211.31811.739.570.820.36236.5024.14
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla1ss28110375451001021351748390110011.267.350.312.66211713434.296.045.157.31911.068.990.810.23375.0013.00
1940St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla12b291264875211523235355393722000.236.295.310.60515128530.251.074.154.2847.366.980.950.57162.3324.35
1941St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla12b30110399489314201756382727003.233.303.278.58111116446.250.045.138.2828.526.050.710.000.0017.20
1942St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla12b-1b311936262003101400000.167.189.222.4118237.188.055.111.1962.7010.814.000.000.0033.33
1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla12b321833241002002202000.121.171.152.3235137.129.031.091.1635.415.411.000.000.0025.00
1943Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2232521781737600832181211004.208.284.242.526436198.223.034.140.2639.096.060.670.000.0016.22
1943Totals for AL-AL         7021119417001032201413004.194.267.227.494487235.208.033.133.2478.515.960.700.000.0017.07
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet52b33619041001005100000.211.375.263.6385124.222.052.316.32620.834.170.200.000.0025.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter74325262756109919624818262702189410018.241.317.303.6207651242846.262.062.165.0009.497.660.810.21421.0020.33
St. Louis Browns Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter5241803196434739617913191931628340014.241.317.301.618543882038.262.060.164.0009.477.950.840.29300.5020.28
New York Yankees Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter16152662135191006025544306000.257.326.331.65717429586.280.074.171.0009.227.340.800.000.0021.48
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter521781737600832181211004.208.284.242.526436198.223.034.140.0009.096.060.670.000.0016.22
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter619041001005100000.211.375.263.6385124.222.052.316.00020.834.170.200.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625516013322415446594829004.241.317.303.62016727621.262.062.165.0009.497.660.810.21421.0020.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1934New York YankeesALMLBnya232B68--1581791046347337.9714.96------7294.444.2
1935New York YankeesALMLBnya242B10--2029155049.9804.90------10100.06.7
1936New York YankeesALMLBnya253B8--1122123433.9714.13------1942.15.2
1936New York YankeesALMLBnya252B5--310-213131.0002.60------1926.33.3
1936New York YankeesALMLBnya25SS3--56131211.9173.67------1915.82.0
1937New York YankeesALMLBnya262B38--10794428205201.9805.29------6063.324.7
1937New York YankeesALMLBnya26SS13--1632225048.9603.69------6021.78.4
1937New York YankeesALMLBnya263B3--36--991.0003.00------605.01.9
1937New York YankeesALMLBnya261B1--1---111.0001.00------601.70.6
1937New York YankeesALMLBnya26OF1---------------601.70.6
1938St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla272B141--36536322103750728.9715.16------141100.092.8
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28SS73--1382182133377356.9444.88------11066.447.4
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla282B32--8497821189181.9585.66------11029.120.8
1940St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla292B125--31142617102754737.9775.90------12699.281.2
1941St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla302B105--2243071452545531.9745.06------11095.568.2
1942St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla312B6--1316313229.9064.83------1931.64.0
1942St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla311B4--213-424241.0006.00------1921.12.6
1943Philadelphia Blue JaysNLMLBphb322B47--98127527230225.9784.79------470.030.5
1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla322B13--2117143938.9742.92------1872.28.6
1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla321B1--61--771.0007.00------185.60.7
1943Philadelphia Blue JaysNLMLBphb321B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.6
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet332B5--1213142625.9625.00------683.33.2
MLB Totals for 2B - 11 season(s)-   2B595--141616788639531803094.9735.20------5950.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS89--1592562438439415.9454.66------890.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B11--1428124342.9773.82------110.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B7--294-433331.0004.71------70.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1934New York YankeesALMLBnya23---68-------
1935New York YankeesALMLBnya24---10-------
1936New York YankeesALMLBnya25---538-----
1937New York YankeesALMLBnya26--138133---1-
1938St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27---141-------
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28---3273------
1940St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29---125-------
1941St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla30---105-------
1942St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla31--46-------
1943Philadelphia Blue JaysNLMLBphb32--147-------
1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla32--113-------
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet33---5-------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1958Kansas City AthleticsALMLBMLBkc147Assistant Coach1547381.47419.07Harry Craft
1959Kansas City AthleticsALMLBMLBkc148Assistant Coach1546688.42928.07Harry Craft
1960Kansas City AthleticsALMLBMLBkc149Assistant Coach1545896.37739.08Bob Elliott
1961Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet50First Base Coach16210161.6238.02Bob Scheffing
1964New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn53Assistant Coach16253109.32740.010Casey Stengel
1965New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn54Assistant Coach16250112.30947.010Wes Westrum,Casey Stengel
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin55Manager1607684.47518.07 
1967California AngelsALMLBMLBcal56First Base Coach1618477.5227.55Bill Rigney
1968California AngelsALMLBMLBcal57First Base Coach1626795.41436.09Bill Rigney
* 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
1943-10-11TradeTraded by Athletics with Bob Swift to Tigers for Rip Radcliff. 
1943-06-14Purchased by Athletics from Browns. 
1938-02-15TradeTraded by Yankees with Cash to Browns for Bill Knickerbocker. 
* 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.