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Rogers HornsbyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1915-1937 MLB Years: 1915-1937
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion
Positions2B-1561, SS-356, 3B-192, 1B-35, OF-20Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRogers Hornsby
Height5-11Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 27,1896PlaceWinters,Texas
Death DateJanuary 5,1963 [66.253]
High SchoolNorthside (Vernon,TX)
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1915 [19.136]
OrganizationsSLN [13] SLA [5] CHN [4] BSN [1] NY1 [1] Awards2Awards Voting6-266
TBC Player ID12991Retrosheet IDhornr101MLBAM ID116156
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed46Power88Contact51XBH78RBIs43Runs55Hitting87Durability65Team.482Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1915St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-ss1918575142004022602000.246.271.281.55216261.275.035.035.2683.289.843.000.000.0014.29
1916St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-3b-ss201394956315517156651704063411000.313.369.444.81322038550.350.131.246.3907.2711.451.581.0982.5024.52
1917St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-ss211455238617124178661704534417000.327.385.484.86925349589.339.157.275.4167.645.770.761.3665.3828.65
1918St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-ss2211541651117191156080404337000.281.349.416.76517335466.304.135.250.3728.589.231.081.0783.2029.91
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-3b-ss23138512681631598711704841710000.318.384.430.81422032577.335.112.238.3888.327.110.851.3964.0019.63
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-2b241495899621844209941215605038000.370.431.559.99032973660.394.189.285.4559.097.580.831.3665.4433.49
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-2b2515459213123544182112613136048715000.397.458.6391.09737883674.409.242.343.4908.907.120.803.1228.1935.32
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-2b2615462314125046144215217126550115000.401.459.7221.181450102704.392.321.433.5209.237.100.775.9714.8340.80
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-2b27107424891633210178337552935000.384.459.6271.08626659487.386.243.363.49011.295.950.533.4924.9436.20
1924St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-2b28143536121227431425945128932213000.424.507.6961.20337382640.422.272.425.53713.915.000.363.9121.4436.12
1925St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-2b29138504133203411039143538339216000.403.489.7561.24538190605.385.353.522.54013.726.450.476.4512.9244.33
1926St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-2b30134527961673451193306139016000.317.388.463.85124450604.327.146.268.39510.106.460.641.8247.9129.94
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny1-2b3115556813320532926125908638426000.361.448.5861.03433367684.355.225.393.46912.575.560.443.8021.8532.68
1928Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-2b321404869918842721945010741125000.387.498.6321.13030770619.394.245.475.50617.296.620.383.3923.1437.23
1929Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-2b3315660215622947839149208765122000.380.459.6791.13840994712.382.299.447.49712.229.130.755.4815.4441.05
1930Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-2b344210415325121800121213000.308.385.433.818458120.333.125.240.37310.0010.001.001.6752.0025.00
1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-2b3510035764118371169010562305000.331.421.574.99520554418.321.243.403.44713.405.500.413.8322.3145.76
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn9of-3b361958101320170010420000.224.357.310.66718370.226.086.259.32414.295.710.401.4358.0023.08
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln42b374683927602211012620003.325.423.470.89339897.333.145.301.41612.376.190.502.0641.5029.63
1933St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla1637119231012002100000.333.455.7781.2337211.286.445.667.53518.189.090.509.099.0066.67
1933Totals for MLB-MLB         57921130703231014720003.326.426.500.9264610108.329.174.337.42812.966.480.502.7830.6733.33
1934St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla11of-3b3824232720111007410000.304.484.5221.00612331.333.218.522.46322.5812.900.573.2323.0042.86
1935St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla111b-2b391024153003003600000.208.296.333.6298327.278.125.250.29611.1122.222.000.000.0060.00
1936St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla41b4025120002001000000.400.500.400.900206.400.000.200.43716.670.000.000.000.000.00
1937St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla42b41205671830111007500000.321.397.429.82624463.340.108.232.38411.117.940.711.5956.0022.22
MLB Totals - 23 Season(s)Filter2259817315792930541169301158413564103867948216003.358.434.5771.011471210119475.365.219.354.00010.967.170.653.1827.1534.51
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter158058811089211036714319310721186466048038135003.359.427.568.99533427036714.368.209.331.0009.837.150.732.8730.4733.32
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter317112124539291105826430165104430000.350.435.6041.0396771591320.348.254.404.00012.507.880.634.3919.3340.56
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15556813320532926125908638426000.361.448.5861.03433367684.355.225.393.00012.575.560.443.8021.8532.68
Boston Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1404869918842721945010741125000.387.498.6321.13030770619.394.245.475.00017.296.620.383.3923.1437.23
St. Louis Browns Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter6711713359032900201610000.299.406.453.8595312138.327.154.325.00014.4911.590.802.1739.0034.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625861132103912221141057449315000.358.434.5771.01133873679.365.219.354.00010.967.170.653.1827.1534.51

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1915St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19SS18--484681210294.9225.22------18100.011.8
1916St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln203B83--82174207276256.9283.08------13959.754.2
1916St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20SS45--901322222244222.9104.93------13932.429.4
1916St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln201B15--150526157155.98710.33------13910.89.8
1916St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln202B1--341-87.8757.00------1390.70.7
1917St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21SS144--2685275282847795.9395.52------14599.394.7
1918St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22SS109--2084344655688642.9335.89------11594.884.5
1918St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22OF3--3---331.0001.00------1152.62.3
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln233B72--731511611240224.9333.11------13852.252.6
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23SS37--661151312194181.9334.89------13826.827.0
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln232B25--46101513152147.9675.88------13818.118.2
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln231B5--48--348481.0009.60------1383.63.6
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln242B149--3435243476901867.9625.82------149100.096.8
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln252B142--3054772559807782.9695.51------15492.292.8
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25OF6--14---14141.0002.33------1543.93.9
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25SS3--118132019.9506.33------1541.92.0
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln253B3--221-54.8001.33------1541.92.0
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln251B1--8---881.0008.00------1540.60.7
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln262B154--3984733081901871.9675.66------154100.0100.0
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln272B96--1922831948494475.9624.95------10789.762.7
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln271B10--13116213149147.98714.70------1079.36.5
1924St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282B143--30151730102848818.9655.72------143100.092.9
1925St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln292B136--2874163495737703.9545.17------13898.688.9
1926St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln302B134--2454332773705678.9625.06------134100.087.0
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny1312B155--2995822598906881.9725.68------155100.0100.6
1928Boston BravesNLMLBbsn322B140--2954502185766745.9735.32------140100.091.5
1929Chicago CubsNLMLBchn332B156--28654723106856833.9735.34------156100.0102.6
1930Chicago CubsNLMLBchn342B25--44761116131120.9164.80------4259.516.2
1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn352B69--1072051624328312.9514.52------10069.044.8
1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn353B26--2150667771.9222.73------10026.016.9
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36OF10--16---16161.0001.60------1952.66.5
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn363B6--1104-1511.7331.83------1931.63.9
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln372B17--2435276159.9673.47------4637.011.1
1934St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla383B1--13-1441.0004.00------244.20.7
1934St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla38OF1--1---111.0001.00------244.20.7
1935St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla391B3--361-137371.00012.33------1030.02.0
1935St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla392B2--12--331.0001.50------1020.01.3
1935St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla393B1--12--331.0003.00------1010.00.7
1936St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla401B1--10---10101.00010.00------250.00.7
1937St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla412B17--30414107571.9474.18------2085.011.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 17 season(s)-   2B1561--3206516630789386798372.9655.36------15610.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS356--691126214218620951953.9325.49------3560.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B192--1813924725620573.9242.98------1920.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B35--38322423409405.99011.57------350.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF20--34---34341.0001.70------200.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1915St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19----18------
1916St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln20--1514583-----
1917St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21----144------
1918St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22----109----3-
1919St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23--5253772-----
1920St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24---149-------
1921St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25--114233---6-
1922St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26---154-------
1923St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27--1096-------
1924St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28---143-------
1925St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29---136-------
1926St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30---134-------
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny131---155-------
1928Boston BravesNLMLBbsn32---140-------
1929Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33---156-------
1930Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34---25-------
1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35---69-26-----
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36-----6---10-
1933St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37---17-------
1934St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla38-----1---1-
1935St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla39--32-1-----
1936St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla40--1--------
1937St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla41---17-------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1926St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB30728271004102200000.250.300.286.5868130.269.036.1436.676.671.000.000.0014.29
1929Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB33521451101001800000.238.273.381.6548222.385.143.1904.5536.368.000.000.0040.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs124961221051031000000.245.288.327.61516352.308.082.1635.7719.233.330.000.0025.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1925St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln29Manager1537776.50318.04 
1926St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln30Manager1548965.578--1 Won World Series (Yankees)
1927New York GiantsNLMLBMLBny131Manager1549262.5972.03 
1928Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn32Manager15350103.32744.57 
1930Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn34Manager1549064.5842.02 
1931Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn35Manager1548470.54517.03 
1932Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn36Manager1549064.584--1 Lost World Series (Yankees)
1933St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla37Manager1515596.36443.58 
1934St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla38Manager1526785.44133.06 
1935St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla39Manager1526587.42828.57 
1936St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla40Manager1525795.37544.57 
1937St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla41Manager15446108.29956.08 
1952Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin56Manager1546985.44827.56 
1952St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla56Manager1546490.41631.07 
1953Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin57Manager1546886.44237.06 
1958Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn62Assistant Coach1547282.46820.06Bob Scheffing
1959Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn63Hitting Coach1547480.48113.05Bob Scheffing
1962New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn66Third Base Coach16040120.25060.510Casey Stengel
* 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

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1925National League Most Valuable Player1
1929National League Most Valuable Player1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2028-11-07TradeTraded by Braves to Cubs for Bruce Cunningham, Freddie Maguire, Lou Legett, Percy Jones, Socks Seibold and Cash. 
2028-01-10TradeTraded by Giants to Braves for Jimmy Welsh and Shanty Hogan. 
2026-12-20TradeTraded by Cardinals to Giants for Jimmy Ring and Frankie Frisch. 
* 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.