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Thornton LeeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1933-1948 MLB Years: 1933-1948
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PositionsP-374Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameThornton Starr Lee
Height6-3Weight205BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 13,1906PlaceSonoma,California
Death DateJune 9,1997 [90.269]
High SchoolArroyo Grande (Arroyo Grande,CA)
CollegeCal Poly (San Luis Obispo,CA)
MLB DebutSeptember 19,1933 [27.006]
OrganizationsCHA [11] CLE [4] NY1 [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-144
TBC Player ID14220Retrosheet IDlee-t101MLBAM ID117615
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Chicago White Sox in 1945
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts64Walks52Hittable62SO/BB61vsPower62Hitting40Durability64Team.503Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30S/R26114.15321200017.0139811170001.386.750.525.713.630.64.5004.64
1934Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22S/R27115.0424618006085.21055748844411101.7411.030.844.624.310.93.5004.92
1935Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4S/R287104.043220128191180.21799081671811101.388.920.303.544.041.14.4123.77
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22Rel29354.894383520133127.01388669267493201.619.780.144.753.470.73.3754.28
1937Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27S/R3012103.523025513240204.220991801760801001.319.190.752.643.521.33.5454.22
1938Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27ST3113123.493330318131245.0252123951294772001.419.240.443.452.820.82.5204.08
1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27ST3215114.213329415243235.02601211101470812101.409.960.542.683.101.16.5773.95
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27ST3312133.472827124100228.0223100881356874101.228.800.512.213.431.55.4803.55
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27ST3422112.373534130311300.0258987918921302001.177.730.542.763.901.41.6673.50
1942Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27S/R35263.321183613076.0823828431252001.499.710.473.672.960.81.2503.67
1943Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27ST36594.18191907100127.01296659850350001.419.140.573.542.480.70.3573.86
1944Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27ST37393.02151416010113.01055138325392001.158.340.241.993.101.56.2502.86
1945Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27ST3815122.442928119110228.020881626761081101.248.200.243.004.261.42.5562.93
1946Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27ST39243.53770200043.0392417123232001.438.100.214.784.781.00.3333.21
1947Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27S/R40374.47211110215186.2865043556571001.648.930.525.825.921.02.3003.87
1948New York GiantsNLMLBny149S/R41134.411147100032.2412016312170001.6211.300.833.314.681.42.2503.91
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter1171243.563742721021551450102327.02327110592112183893724701.368.980.473.243.621.12.4850.95
Chicago White Sox Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1041043.3326123229142132261885.0185184369910163374219301.328.820.483.023.541.17.500-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter12174.511023666121284409.2435242206171931785401.539.530.374.233.900.92.414-
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter134.411147100032.2412016312170001.6211.300.833.314.681.42.250-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11123.563526915151220.0220104871179882101.368.980.473.243.621.12.4780.95

Batting Statistics

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YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30p2638230103000200000.375.375.6251.000518.500.250.250.4430.0025.000.000.000.0033.33
1934Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22p2724211210010011100000.095.136.143.2793122.200.048.095.1354.5550.0011.000.000.0050.00
1935Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4p28326161220070031713000.197.246.230.47614268.273.033.082.2294.4125.005.670.000.0016.67
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22p2943413500010031200000.122.182.122.3045044.172.000.073.1586.8227.274.000.000.000.00
1937Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27p30307151532040011605000.211.222.310.53222577.273.099.113.2391.3020.7816.000.000.0033.33
1938Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27p3134971425314160002304000.258.258.433.691428101.300.175.175.3060.0022.770.003.9624.2532.00
1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27p32339181530040041800002.165.200.198.39818395.205.033.077.1904.2118.954.500.000.0020.00
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27p33288472340050043005002.274.307.321.62827493.426.047.095.2924.3032.267.500.000.0017.39
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27p343511472950080042001004.254.280.298.578345119.309.044.079.2723.3616.815.000.000.0017.24
1942Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27p3511300620020001000002.200.200.267.4678230.300.067.067.2170.0033.330.000.000.0033.33
1943Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27p361942130003000801000.071.071.071.1423043.088.000.000.0680.0018.600.000.000.000.00
1944Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27p371542240002000801003.095.095.095.1904043.118.000.000.0900.0018.600.000.000.000.00
1945Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27p38297861410060051502007.179.229.192.42115185.222.013.077.2105.8817.653.000.000.007.14
1946Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27p39715040003000400001.267.267.267.5344015.364.000.000.2510.0026.670.000.000.000.00
1947Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27p4021290600010021100000.207.258.207.4656031.333.000.069.2286.4535.485.500.000.000.00
1948New York GiantsNLMLBny149p411111110000000300002.091.091.091.1821011.125.000.000.0850.0027.270.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter3758356316724446600272081220023.200.226.253.47921132885.262.053.085.0003.0523.507.700.45208.7519.16
Chicago White Sox Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter2626935014421345400201630190021.208.230.264.49418328732.266.056.085.0002.7322.278.150.55173.2519.44
Cleveland Indians Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1021311222310120074213000.168.216.206.422274142.247.038.092.0004.9329.586.000.000.0018.18
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1111110000000300002.091.091.091.1821011.125.000.000.0000.0027.270.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16236127721022290012900100010.200.226.253.4799114382.262.053.085.0003.0523.507.700.45208.7519.16

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26P3-17-3--331.0001.000.18-----3100.02.0
1934Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27P24-85418212422.9170.920.26-----24100.015.6
1935Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28P32-1801141335552.9451.630.29-----32100.020.9
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29P43-1273352-4038.9500.880.30-----43100.027.9
1937Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30P30-2049343-4643.9351.430.21-----30100.019.5
1938Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31P33-245146525247.9041.420.19-----3497.122.3
1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32P33-2356452-5351.9621.550.22-----33100.021.4
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33P28-228531424036.9001.290.16-----28100.018.2
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34P35-3001052526762.9251.770.21-----35100.022.7
1942Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35P11-76171298.8890.730.11-----11100.07.4
1943Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36P19-127317312320.8701.050.16-----19100.012.3
1944Chicago White SoxALMLBcha37P15-113332223735.9462.330.31-----15100.09.7
1945Chicago White SoxALMLBcha38P29-228638244644.9571.520.19-----29100.019.5
1946Chicago White SoxALMLBcha39P7-43-72197.7781.000.16-----7100.04.5
1947Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40P21-86415212119.9050.900.22-----21100.013.6
1948New York GiantsNLMLBny141P11-3217--881.0000.730.25-----11100.07.1
MLB Totals for P - 16 season(s)-   P374-2326674283821533495.9291.320.21-----3740.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle263----------
1934Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2724----------
1935Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2832----------
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2943----------
1937Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3030----------
1938Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3133----------
1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3233----------
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3328----------
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3435----------
1942Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3511----------
1943Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3619----------
1944Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3715----------
1945Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3829----------
1946Chicago White SoxALMLBcha397----------
1947Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4021----------
1948New York GiantsNLMLBny14111----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln63Scout1627686.46913.04Red Schoendienst
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1948-06-19Released by Giants. 
1948-04-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1947-09-27Released by White Sox. 
1936-12-10TradeTraded by Indians to White Sox for Earl Whitehill. 
* 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.