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Gil HodgesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1943-1963 MLB Years: 1943-1963
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World Series Champion

Positions1B-1908, OF-79, C-64, 3B-32, 2B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGilbert Ray Hodges
Height6-1Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 4,1924PlacePrinceton,Indiana
Death DateApril 2,1972 [47.363]
High SchoolPetersburg (Petersburg,IN)
CollegeSaint Joseph's College (Rensselaer,IN)
MLB DebutOctober 3,1943 [19.182]
OrganizationsBRO [12] LAN [4] NYN [2] Awards3Awards Voting9-221
TBC Player ID12872Retrosheet IDhodgg101MLBAM ID116008
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on June 25,1949 ... Selected by the New York Mets from the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 1961 NL expansion draft (#14 Pick) ... The New York Mets retired his #14 on June 9, 1973
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed63Power83Contact45XBH77RBIs66Runs59Hitting66Durability75Team.549Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro43b1912000000101200000.000.333.000.333003.000.0001.000.24333.3366.672.000.000.000.00
1947Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro14c232877912311700141900003.156.286.260.54620591.193.104.286.27115.3820.881.361.1077.0041.67
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro141b24134481481201851170704361040011.249.311.376.68718134528.267.127.231.3218.1411.551.422.0843.7328.33
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro141b25156596941702342311510066644100013.285.360.453.81327050676.289.168.295.3779.769.470.973.4025.9129.41
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro141b2615356198159262321136073731110014.283.367.508.87528560646.279.225.365.39311.3011.301.004.9517.5337.74
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro141b2715858211815625340103979399510013.268.374.527.90130768681.262.259.423.40713.6614.541.065.8714.5543.59
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro141b281535088712927132102241079022009.254.386.500.88625460619.251.246.453.40717.2914.540.845.1715.8846.51
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro141b291415201011572273112214758430004.302.393.550.94328660598.311.248.387.41912.5414.051.125.1816.7738.22
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro141b30154579106176235421303374841519013.304.373.579.95233570678.284.275.402.41710.9112.391.146.1913.7939.77
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro141b3115054675158245271022180913310316.289.377.500.87727356642.299.211.359.38712.4614.171.144.2120.2235.44
1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro141b321535508614629432873376910521016.265.354.507.86127965633.266.242.380.37412.0114.381.205.0617.1944.52
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro141b33150579941732872798536391246611.299.366.511.87729662654.313.212.325.3839.6313.911.444.1321.4435.84
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan141b34141475681231512264825287023315.259.330.434.76420638532.274.175.297.3389.7716.351.674.1421.5930.89
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan141b35124413571141922580325892333613.276.367.513.88021246480.298.237.380.38312.0819.171.595.2116.5240.35
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan141b3610119722398183001263714315.198.291.371.6627317231.200.173.299.29811.2616.021.423.4624.6343.59
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan141b3710921525524083131244302415.242.313.372.6858012245.262.130.251.3079.8017.551.793.2726.8823.08
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn141b385412715321091700152700014.252.331.472.8036010142.253.220.339.35410.5619.011.806.3414.1131.25
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn141b391122250003003200000.227.320.227.5475025.250.000.136.26212.008.000.670.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter20717030110519212954837012746331943113725565031165.273.359.487.84634227138104.278.214.352.00011.6414.031.214.5719.0037.12
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter153155819161556248442981049492576584921453719123.279.366.499.86527865906449.281.220.362.00011.8613.161.114.6218.7337.92
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter475130017232846463205146160259411131138.252.333.439.7725711131488.267.187.316.00010.7517.411.624.2320.6334.45
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6514917371092000182900014.248.329.436.7656510167.252.188.309.00010.7817.371.615.3916.5627.03
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625508615023429100527489244213.273.359.487.84626856634.278.214.352.00011.6414.031.214.5719.0037.12

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro193B1--122153.6003.00------1100.00.7
1947Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro23C24--7912429591.9583.79------2885.715.6
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro241B96--830601385903890.9869.27------13471.662.3
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro24C38--1601245176172.9774.53-----413428.424.7
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro251B156--133680714214231416.9959.08------156100.0101.3
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro261B153--1273100815913811373.9948.97------153100.099.4
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro271B158--13651261217115031491.9929.44------158100.0100.6
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro281B153--13221161115214491438.9929.40------153100.0100.0
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro291B127--102599810511321124.9938.85------14190.182.5
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro29OF24--372114039.9751.63------14117.015.6
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro301B154--1381132712915201513.9959.82------154100.0100.0
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro311B139--12741051212613911379.9919.92------15092.790.8
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro31OF16--1712-2018.9001.13------15010.710.5
1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro321B138--11901031010513031293.9929.37------15390.289.6
1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32OF30--42-2-4442.9551.40------15319.619.5
1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32C1--2---221.0002.00------1530.70.6
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro331B150--13171151411514461432.9909.55------150100.097.4
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro333B2--22-1441.0002.00------1501.31.3
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro332B1---------------1500.70.6
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan341B122--907698134984976.9928.00------14186.579.2
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan343B15--1834135352.9813.47------14110.69.7
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34OF9--6---661.0000.67------1416.45.8
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34C1--1---111.0001.00------1410.70.6
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan351B113--89166877965957.9928.47------12491.172.4
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan353B4--58-313131.0003.25------1243.22.6
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan361B92--40333240438436.9954.74------10191.159.7
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan363B10--811322219.8641.90------1019.96.5
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan371B100--45437144492491.9984.91------10991.764.9
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn381B47--31532523352347.9867.38------5487.029.4
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn391B10--618-769691.0006.90------1190.96.2
MLB Totals for 1B - 16 season(s)-   1B1908--15344128112616141675116625.9928.71------19080.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF79--102351110105.9551.33------790.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C64--2422487274266.9714.16-----4640.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B32--34576109791.9382.84------320.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro19-----1-----
1947Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro23-24---------
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro24-3896--------
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro25--156--------
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro26--153--------
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro27--158--------
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28--153--------
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro29--127------24-
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro30--154--------
1955Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro31--139------16-
1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32-1138------30-
1957Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33--1501-2-----
1958Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34-1122--15---9-
1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35--113--4-----
1960Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36--92--10-----
1961Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan37--100--------
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn38--47--------
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn39--10--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1947Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2311000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1949Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB25517240014001400000.235.278.412.6907118.250.177.2355.5622.224.005.5617.0025.00
1952Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB28721100001005600000.000.192.000.1920026.000.000.23819.2323.081.200.000.000.00
1953Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB29622380011103300000.364.440.500.94011125.389.136.31812.0012.001.004.0022.0012.50
1955Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB31724270015003200000.292.370.417.78710127.286.125.25011.117.410.673.7024.0014.29
1956Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB32723572018004400000.304.407.522.92912327.333.218.39114.8114.811.003.7023.0042.86
1959Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB35623290112001200000.391.417.6091.02614224.400.218.2614.178.332.004.1723.0022.22
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 7 yrs3913115352152110172200000.267.351.412.763548148.288.145.28211.4914.861.293.3826.2022.86

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1963Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws239Manager16256106.34648.59 
1964Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws240Manager16262100.38337.08 
1965Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws241Manager1627092.43232.08 
1966Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws242Manager1597188.44725.58 
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws243Manager1617685.47215.57 
1968New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn44Manager1627389.45124.010 
1969New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn45Manager16210062.617--1 Won World Series (Orioles)
1970New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn46Manager1628379.5126.03 
1971New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn47Manager1628379.51214.04 
* 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 [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1957Major League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1958National League Gold Glove (First Base)1
1959National League Gold Glove (First Base)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1967-11-27TradeTraded by Senators to Mets for Bill Denehy and Cash. 
1963-05-23TradeTraded by Mets to Senators for Jim Piersall. 
1961-10-10Selected by Mets from Dodgers in expansion draft. 
1943-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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.