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Buddy KerrTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1943-1951 MLB Years: 1943-1951
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PositionsSS-1038, 3B-18, 2B-5Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Joseph Kerr
Height6-2Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 6,1922PlaceAstoria,New York
Death DateNovember 7,2006 [84.001]
High SchoolGeorge Washington (New York,NY)
MLB DebutSeptember 8,1943 [20.306]
OrganizationsNY1 [7] BSN [2] Awards0Awards Voting2-44
TBC Player ID13702Retrosheet IDkerrb101MLBAM ID117019
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed60Power46Contact54XBH43RBIs64Runs43Hitting54Durability77Team.471Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1943New York GiantsNLMLBny118ss202798142830212108522002.286.352.378.730375110.286.092.184.3537.274.550.631.8249.0017.86
1944New York GiantsNLMLBny110ss211505486814631496314037323100014.266.316.387.70321244598.270.121.214.3316.195.350.861.5160.8930.14
1945New York GiantsNLMLBny110ss22149546531362034405041342160011.249.304.319.62317427605.260.070.154.3006.785.620.830.66136.5019.85
1946New York GiantsNLMLBny110ss23145497501242036407053312190010.249.324.338.66216829571.257.089.209.3189.285.430.581.0582.8323.39
1947New York GiantsNLMLBny110ss24138547731572357492036490130012.287.331.386.71721135596.305.099.168.3346.048.221.361.1778.1422.29
1948New York GiantsNLMLBny110ss251444964111916404690563603007.240.317.288.60514320555.259.048.179.29410.096.490.640.000.0016.81
1949New York GiantsNLMLBny110ss269022016464001900212327001.209.284.227.511504250.234.018.114.2558.409.201.100.000.008.70
1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn10ss27155507451152462460050500140021.227.296.310.60615732571.248.083.181.2868.768.761.000.35253.5027.83
1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn10ss286917218324011800222015002.186.282.227.509395200.205.041.169.25311.0010.000.910.50172.0015.63
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter10673631378903145253133338032428012890080.249.312.328.64011912014056.263.079.179.0007.996.900.860.76117.1322.26
New York Giants Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter8432952315756117192826938025221011700057.256.317.337.6549951643285.268.081.179.0007.676.390.830.85105.4321.69
Boston Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter224679631472863640072701190023.216.293.289.58219637771.238.073.178.0009.349.080.970.39226.3325.17
Average MLB - Per 162 games162551571372245516049432140012.249.312.328.64018131616.263.079.179.0007.996.900.860.76117.1322.26

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1943New York GiantsNLMLBny120SS27--6090710157150.9555.56------27100.017.6
1944New York GiantsNLMLBny121SS149--3285074081875835.9545.60------15099.396.8
1945New York GiantsNLMLBny122SS148--3335153281880848.9645.73------14999.397.4
1946New York GiantsNLMLBny123SS126--2404001266652640.9825.08------14586.981.8
1946New York GiantsNLMLBny1233B18--2428225452.9632.89------14512.411.7
1947New York GiantsNLMLBny124SS138--2704611777748731.9775.30------138100.089.6
1948New York GiantsNLMLBny125SS143--2694562572750725.9675.07------14499.392.9
1949New York GiantsNLMLBny126SS89--1252241533364349.9593.92------9098.957.8
1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn27SS155--3104712897809781.9655.04------155100.0100.6
1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn28SS63--110173931292283.9694.49------6991.340.9
1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn282B5--54-3991.0001.80------697.23.2
MLB Totals for SS - 9 season(s)-   SS1038--2045329718554855275342.9675.15------10380.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B18--2428225452.9632.89------180.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B5--54-3991.0001.80------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1943New York GiantsNLMLBny120----27------
1944New York GiantsNLMLBny121----149------
1945New York GiantsNLMLBny122----148------
1946New York GiantsNLMLBny123----12618-----
1947New York GiantsNLMLBny124----138------
1948New York GiantsNLMLBny125----143------
1949New York GiantsNLMLBny126----89------
1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn27----155------
1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn28---563------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1949-12-14TradeTraded by Giants with Red Webb, Willard Marshall and Sid Gordon to Braves for Alvin Dark and Eddie Stanky. 
1941-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.