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Ralph HoukTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1947-1954 MLB Years: 1947-1954
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PositionsC-89Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRalph George Houk
Height5-11Weight193BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 9,1919PlaceLawrence,Kansas
Death DateJuly 21,2010 [90.347]
High SchoolLawrence (Lawrence,KS)
MLB DebutApril 26,1947 [27.261]
OrganizationsNYA [8] Awards0
TBC Player ID13008Retrosheet IDhoukr101MLBAM ID116177
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed8Power38Contact7XBH40RBIs46Runs38Hitting72Durability7Team.635Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya32,50c274192725310120011510002.272.356.326.682304104.287.054.174.32810.584.810.450.000.0016.00
1948New York YankeesALMLBnya32c281429382003000000000.276.276.345.62110229.276.069.069.2860.000.000.000.000.0025.00
1949New York YankeesALMLBnya32c2957040001000100000.571.571.5711.142407.667.000.000.5380.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1950New York YankeesALMLBnya32c30109011001000200000.111.111.222.333219.143.111.111.1440.0022.220.000.000.00100.00
1951New York YankeesALMLBnya32c3135010002000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.1860.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya32c3296020000001000000.333.429.333.762207.333.000.167.36914.290.000.000.000.000.00
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya32c3389220001000100001.222.222.222.444209.250.000.000.2040.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya323411000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter9115812436102000121010003.272.327.323.650517171.291.051.127.0007.025.850.830.000.0016.28
Average MLB - Per 162 games162281217711203600211820005.272.327.323.6509112304.291.051.127.0007.025.850.830.000.0016.28

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya27C41--138132-153151.9873.68-----241100.026.6
1948New York YankeesALMLBnya28C14--515-156561.0004.00------14100.09.1
1949New York YankeesALMLBnya29C5--8-1-98.8891.60------5100.03.2
1950New York YankeesALMLBnya30C9--1211-1413.9291.44------1090.05.8
1951New York YankeesALMLBnya31C3--21--331.0001.00------3100.01.9
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya32C9--101111211.9171.22------9100.05.8
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya33C8--10---10101.0001.25------8100.05.3
MLB Totals for C - 7 season(s)-   C89--2312152257252.9812.83-----2890.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya27-41---------
1948New York YankeesALMLBnya28-14---------
1949New York YankeesALMLBnya29-5---------
1950New York YankeesALMLBnya30-9---------
1951New York YankeesALMLBnya31-3---------
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya32-9---------
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya33-8---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1947New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB27110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1952New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3211000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs22010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1953New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya33Assistant Coach1519952.656--1Casey StengelWon World Series (Dodgers)
1954New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya34Assistant Coach15410351.6698.02Casey Stengel
1958New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya38Assistant Coach1549262.597--1Casey StengelWon World Series (Braves)
1959New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya39Assistant Coach1547975.51315.03Casey Stengel
1960New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya40Assistant Coach1549757.630--1Casey StengelLost World Series (Pirates)
1961New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya41Manager16210953.673--1 Won World Series (Reds)
1962New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya42Manager1629666.593--1 Won World Series (Giants)
1963New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya43Manager16110457.646--1 Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1964New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya44General Manager1629963.611--2Yogi BerraLost World Series (Cardinals)
1965New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya45General Manager1627785.47525.06Johnny Keane
1966New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya46Manager1597089.44026.510 
1966New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya46General Manager1597089.44026.510Johnny Keane,Ralph Houk
1967New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya47Manager1627290.44420.09 
1968New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya48Manager1628379.51220.05 
1969New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya49Manager1618081.49728.55 
1970New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya50Manager1629369.57415.02 
1971New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya51Manager1628280.50621.04 
1972New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya52Manager1557976.5106.54 
1973New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya53Manager1628082.49417.04 
1974Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet54Manager1627290.44419.06 
1975Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet55Manager15957102.35837.56 
1976Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet56Manager1617487.46024.05 
1977Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet57Manager1627488.45726.04 
1978Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet58Manager1628676.53113.55 
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos61Manager1085949.5462.55 
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos62Manager1628973.5496.03 
1983Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos63Manager1627884.48120.06 
1984Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos64Manager1628676.53118.03 
* 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
1954-04-12Released by Yankees. 
1954-01-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1953-08-04Released by Yankees. 
1939-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* 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.