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Chet LaabsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1937-1947 MLB Years: 1937-1947
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PositionsOF-820Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChester Peter Laabs
Height5-8Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 30,1912PlaceMilwaukee,Wisconsin
Death DateJanuary 26,1983 [70.271]
MLB DebutMay 5,1937 [25.005]
OrganizationsSLA [8] DET [3] PHA [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-15
TBC Player ID14012Retrosheet IDlaabc101MLBAM ID117383
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed66Power92Contact41XBH89RBIs34Runs69Hitting58Durability56Team.490Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1937Detroit TigersALMLBdet6of2572242315813583762246601000.240.308.434.74210526267.298.194.310.3358.9924.722.753.0030.2544.83
1938Detroit TigersALMLBdet3,25of266421126507373732155203000.237.288.398.6868417229.283.161.237.3126.5522.713.473.0630.1434.00
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet17of27516151102002000001.313.389.500.8898218.313.187.313.40111.110.000.000.000.0040.00
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla3,8of27953175295205106241336215000.300.368.489.85715535356.347.189.303.3889.2717.421.882.8131.7036.84
1939Totals for AL-AL         10033353100216106441356215001.300.369.489.85816337374.345.189.303.3899.3616.581.772.6733.3037.00
1940St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla10of281052183259115104033345910000.271.372.505.87711026253.329.234.390.39413.4423.321.743.9521.8044.07
1941St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28of2911839264109236155952515906009.278.361.482.84318944449.296.204.342.38711.3613.141.163.3426.1340.37
1942St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28of30144520901432172799038888060012.275.380.498.87825955614.286.223.387.41114.3314.331.004.4019.2638.46
1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28of311515808314527717855773105480013.250.338.409.74723751665.279.159.281.35810.9815.791.442.5634.1235.17
1944St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28of3266201284710252331293305003.234.330.378.7087617235.258.144.299.33812.3414.041.142.1340.2036.17
1945St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28of33351091526431800161733000.239.352.358.710398131.275.119.266.34512.2112.981.060.76109.0030.77
1946St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla12of34802644069130165231205010000.261.316.492.80813029285.268.231.314.3757.0217.542.505.6116.5042.03
1947Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha28of351532571015004400000.219.306.344.65011236.222.125.250.30911.1111.111.002.7832.0028.57
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter950310246781315144117509322238959510370038.262.346.452.79814033123538.291.190.319.00010.9916.821.533.3126.5138.38
St. Louis Browns Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter794260140469312935101428231834447310330037.266.354.459.81311952652988.292.193.327.00011.5115.831.383.3825.7538.24
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter141469581132191576944111804001.241.302.420.72219745514.292.179.277.0007.9822.962.882.9231.2739.82
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1532571015004400000.219.306.344.65011236.222.125.250.00011.1111.111.002.7832.0028.57
Average MLB - Per 162 games162529801392682087546610126006.262.346.452.79823953603.291.190.319.00010.9916.821.533.3126.5138.38

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1937Detroit TigersALMLBdet25OF62--13324-139135.9712.18------7286.140.3
1938Detroit TigersALMLBdet26OF53--128441136132.9712.49------6482.834.4
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27OF79--19976-212206.9722.61------9583.251.3
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet27OF5--1311-1514.9332.80------5100.03.2
1940St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28OF63--124341131127.9692.02------10560.040.9
1941St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29OF100--217642227223.9822.23------11884.764.9
1942St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla30OF139--2761393298289.9702.08------14496.592.1
1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla31OF150--3461694371362.9762.41------15199.398.7
1944St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla32OF55--1083-21111111.0002.02------6683.335.7
1945St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla33OF35--6811-7069.9861.97------35100.023.2
1946St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla34OF72--151522158156.9872.17------8090.046.8
1947Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha35OF7--171--18181.0002.57------1546.74.5
MLB Totals for OF - 11 season(s)-   OF820--178062441518861842.9772.25------8200.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1937Detroit TigersALMLBdet25---------62-
1938Detroit TigersALMLBdet26---------53-
1939St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla27---------79-
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet27---------5-
1940St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla28---------63-
1941St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla29---------100-
1942St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla30---------139-
1943St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla31---------150-
1944St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla32---------55-
1945St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla33---------35-
1946St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla34---------72-
1947Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha35---------7-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1944St. Louis BrownsWorld SeriesMLB32515131100002600000.200.294.400.6946217.333.200.33311.7635.293.000.000.0066.67
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs515131100002600000.200.294.400.6946217.333.200.33311.7635.293.000.000.0066.67

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1947-04-09Purchased by Athletics from Browns. 
1939-05-13TradeTraded by Tigers with Mark Christman, Roxie Lawson, George Gill, Bob Harris and Vern Kennedy to Browns for Jim Walkup, Red Kress, Bobo Newsom and Beau Bell. 
* 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.