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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Ralston Burdett Hemsley
Stat Years
1928-1947  [mlb] 1928-1947
Height/Weight
5-10 / 170
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (1482) ... OF (7) ... 1B (2)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1972-07-31 [65.037]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1928-04-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.300)
Service Time
Organizations
SLA [5] PIT [4] CLE [4] NYA [3] CHN [2] CIN [2] PHI [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12653 ... retro id: hemsr101 ... mlbam id: 115741
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-21c---1501331436230181041003000.271.292.331.623140445.000.060.0002.867.142.500.00.0013.9
    1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-22c---288235316813703710112209000.289.321.404.7252559520.000.115.0004.318.632.000.00.0029.4
    1930Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-23c---31043244582196245302221010000.253.301.367.66835611927.000.114.0006.185.900.95162.00.5632.9
    1931Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-24c---41035363001003300000.171.237.257.4943893.000.086.0007.897.891.000.00.0050.0
    1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-24c---466204286317433140173003000.309.362.475.8372249724.000.166.0007.5913.391.7668.01.3438.1
    1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn825c---560151273610342020101604000.238.286.424.7101656417.000.186.0006.069.701.6037.82.4247.2
    1933Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin626c---6491169228007006800006.190.230.259.489122308.000.069.0004.926.561.330.00.0036.4
    1933St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-26c---632957232111500111201000.242.321.316.637107304.189.074.00010.2811.211.0995.00.9317.4
    1934St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla1027c---712343147133317252622937211000.309.355.427.78247318440.195.118.0006.137.821.28215.50.4230.1
    1935St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla1028c---814450457146327048324441210000.290.349.381.73056019239.181.091.0007.867.320.930.00.0026.7
    1936St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla1129c---9116377439924223923463004000.263.343.353.69642713328.210.090.00010.777.030.65188.50.4728.3
    1937St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla1130c---10100334307412332800252905000.222.276.302.57836410118.156.080.0006.877.971.16111.30.8224.3
    1938Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle931c---1166203276011322811231404000.296.367.409.7762308316.227.113.00010.006.090.61101.50.8726.7
    1939Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle932c---1210739558104174236242626011007.263.309.342.65143213523.139.079.0006.026.021.00197.50.4622.1
    1940Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle933c---131194164611120544213222505009.267.304.368.67244315329.149.101.0004.975.641.14104.00.9026.1
    1941Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle934c---1498288296910522420181903008.240.284.330.6143099517.160.090.0005.836.151.06144.00.6524.6
    1942Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin735c---153611571312070041100001.113.143.157.300119183.000.044.0003.369.242.750.00.0023.1
    1942New York YankeesALMLBnya3935c---153185122531015105902002.294.333.353.68692304.129.059.0005.439.781.800.00.0016.0
    1943New York YankeesALMLBnya2736c---16621801243632240113906004.239.290.339.6291996111.167.100.0006.534.520.6990.01.0125.6
    1944New York YankeesALMLBnya2737c---1781284237612522602913060015.268.290.366.65629910419.123.098.0003.014.351.44142.00.6725.0
    1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi47,239c---1849139731410110091004002.223.270.266.536152375.000.043.0005.926.581.110.00.0016.1
    1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3240c---1923010001000000000.333.333.333.666310.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (22 yrs)1593504756213212577231555291835739541010054.262.311.360.67155091815360.171.098.2796.487.171.11162.80.5627.2
    American League Totals (12 yrs)10793592391963180462237718182712644680045.268.320.362.68239351301248.170.094.2856.896.710.97163.30.5625.8
    National League Totals (10 yrs)51414551713587726917811086131033009.246.288.353.6411574514112.174.107.2655.468.321.52161.70.5731.3
    St. Louis Browns Totals (5 yrs)5151741184475101208182117155149431000.273.334.368.7021931640129.186.095.2958.037.720.96217.60.4127.2
    Cleveland Indians Totals (4 yrs)39013021603445817101306889840230024.264.311.358.669141446685.161.094.2766.295.940.94130.20.7124.7
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (4 yrs)2527279319237162101504056022000.264.302.367.66978926755.165.103.2845.077.101.40363.50.2528.6
    New York Yankees Totals (3 yrs)174549471442194651327310140021.262.297.355.65259019534.138.093.2724.585.251.15137.20.6823.6
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)126355559927775160274607000.279.330.454.78438916141.268.175.3056.9411.831.7050.71.8041.4
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (2 yrs)8523116359201400101900007.152.187.208.3952414811.100.056.1654.157.881.900.00.0031.4
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (2 yrs)51142732410120091004002.225.272.268.540155385.106.043.2425.816.451.110.00.0015.6
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB21C4900.01272464157151.9623.100.0032.298.02
    1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22C8000.024048147302288.9543.600.0052.390.92
    1930Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB23C9800.032550811383375.9793.800.0063.694.21
    1931Chicago CubsNLMLB24C5300.02364075283276.9755.200.0034.480.32
    1931Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24C900.03550040401.0004.400.005.890.03
    1932Chicago CubsNLMLB25C4700.01731753195190.9744.000.0030.578.32
    1932Chicago CubsNLMLB25OF100.01100221.0002.000.000.61.710
    1933Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26C4100.01092241135131.9703.200.0027.083.72
    1933St. Louis BrownsALMLB26C2700.0981342115111.9654.100.0017.984.43
    1934St. Louis BrownsALMLB27C11400.0487921615595579.9735.100.0075.092.71
    1934St. Louis BrownsALMLB27OF600.01200012121.0002.000.003.94.97
    1935St. Louis BrownsALMLB28C14100.05101051310628615.9794.400.0092.897.91
    1936St. Louis BrownsALMLB29C11400.0340681316421408.9693.600.0075.098.31
    1937St. Louis BrownsALMLB30C9400.0332701313415402.9694.300.0061.094.01
    1937St. Louis BrownsALMLB301B200.06100771.0003.500.001.32.04
    1938Cleveland IndiansALMLB31C5800.03583885404396.9806.800.0038.287.92
    1939Cleveland IndiansALMLB32C10600.04995897566557.9845.300.0068.899.11
    1940Cleveland IndiansALMLB33C11700.05916548660656.9945.600.0076.098.31
    1941Cleveland IndiansALMLB34C9600.04014298452443.9804.600.0062.398.01
    1942Cincinnati RedsNLMLB35C3400.01991543218214.9826.300.0022.494.42
    1942New York YankeesALMLB35C2900.01031113115114.9913.900.0018.893.53
    1943New York YankeesALMLB36C5200.02343153270265.9815.100.0033.883.92
    1944New York YankeesALMLB37C7600.02984167345339.9834.500.0049.493.82
    1946Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB39C4500.017042510217212.9774.700.0029.291.82
    1947Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB40C200.03000331.0001.500.001.3100.04
    MLB Totals - (C)148200586889715414169196765.9784.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)2006100771.0003.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)7001310014141.0002.000.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1928MLB-49---------
    1929MLB-80---------
    1930MLB-98---------
    1931MLB-62---------
    1932MLB-47-------1-
    1933MLB-68---------
    1934MLB-114-------6-
    1935MLB-141---------
    1936MLB-114---------
    1937MLB-942--------
    1938MLB-58---------
    1939MLB-106---------
    1940MLB-117---------
    1941MLB-96---------
    1942MLB-63---------
    1943MLB-52---------
    1944MLB-76---------
    1946MLB-45---------
    1947MLB-2---------
    Totals-14822------7-