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Hal NewhouserTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1939-1955 MLB Years: 1939-1955
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsP-488Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHarold Newhouser
Height6-2Weight192BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 20,1921PlaceDetroit,Michigan
Death DateNovember 10,1998 [77.174]
High SchoolMurray Wright (Detroit,MI)
MLB DebutSeptember 29,1939 [18.132]
OrganizationsDET [15] CLE [2] Awards2Awards Voting4-717
TBC Player ID15941Retrosheet IDnewhh101MLBAM ID119739
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Detroit Tigers in 1945-1949,1951 ... The Detroit Tigers retired his #16 on July 27, 1997
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts76Walks54Hittable69SO/BB73vsPower69Hitting40Durability74Team.534Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet16ST18015.4011010005.03330443001.405.40--7.207.201.00.0003.77
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet16S/R19994.86282087030133.014981721276891101.6910.060.815.136.011.17.5004.38
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet16ST209114.79332765150173.01661099261371065001.758.640.317.135.510.77.4504.26
1942Detroit TigersALMLBdet16S/R218142.45382315111145183.2137735041141032001.376.710.205.595.050.90.3643.44
1943Detroit TigersALMLBdet16S/R228173.0437251210191195.2163886631111443101.407.500.145.116.621.30.3202.84
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet16ST232992.22473413256102312.0264947761021874201.177.610.172.945.391.83.7632.57
1945Detroit TigersALMLBdet16ST242591.814036429822313.02397363511021210201.116.860.143.166.091.93.7352.45
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet16ST252691.943734329621292.2215776310982758001.076.610.313.018.462.81.7431.95
1947Detroit TigersALMLBdet16ST2617172.874036424342285.026810591911017611001.338.460.283.475.561.60.5002.83
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet16ST2721123.013935419241272.02491099110991435001.288.230.333.274.731.44.6363.17
1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet16ST2818113.363835322331292.0277118109191111443001.338.540.593.424.441.30.6213.51
1950Detroit TigersALMLBdet16ST2915134.343530515153213.22321101032381874001.469.770.973.413.661.07.5364.31
1951Detroit TigersALMLBdet16ST30663.9215141710096.09847421019371101.219.160.931.783.461.95.5003.65
1952Detroit TigersALMLBdet16S/R31993.74251968020154.014872641347573001.278.650.762.753.331.21.5003.66
1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet16S/R32017.06743001121.23122174861001.8012.881.663.322.490.75.0005.54
1954Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle16Rel33722.51261250015746.2341613318250001.116.560.583.474.821.39.7783.32
1955Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle16Rel34000.0020200002.01000411002.143.86--15.433.860.25-6.65
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter2071503.064883741142123379262988.02674119710161371249179665701.318.040.413.765.401.44.5800.65
Detroit Tigers Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter2001483.07460373872123364192940.02639118110031341227177064701.318.070.413.755.411.44.575-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter722.39281270015748.1351613322261001.166.430.554.044.781.18.778-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15113.063627916262220.0197887510921325101.318.040.413.765.401.44.5770.65

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p1811000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p192840380002003404000.200.256.200.4568047.222.000.075.2236.388.511.330.000.000.00
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p203360390002103805002.150.190.150.3409068.173.000.067.1694.4111.762.670.000.000.00
1942Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p213952182001003803002.154.200.192.39210258.182.038.096.1935.1713.792.670.000.0025.00
1943Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p2237654122005003804000.185.221.215.43614272.211.030.077.2134.1711.112.670.000.0016.67
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p2347120102940051061206005.242.278.275.553334132.269.033.092.2654.559.092.000.000.0013.79
1945Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p2440109928510170171008001.257.302.321.623356124.283.064.119.2995.658.061.430.000.0021.43
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p2537103613302111062708001.126.174.214.388225117.149.088.155.1885.1323.084.501.7151.5038.46
1947Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p264096519000900152003003.198.306.198.504190114.250.000.156.25913.1617.541.330.000.000.00
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p273992619010600101406001.207.284.228.512211108.244.021.130.2559.2612.961.400.000.005.26
1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p2838918183006021219014003.198.291.231.522213117.250.033.143.26210.2616.241.580.000.0016.67
1950Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p2935746132008005805002.176.228.203.43115284.197.027.095.2095.959.521.600.000.0015.38
1951Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p301729490003005304002.310.412.310.7229038.346.000.172.35413.167.890.600.000.000.00
1952Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p31264651010040010901002.217.357.239.59611157.270.022.239.30217.5415.790.900.000.0010.00
1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet16p3278140001001000000.500.556.5001.056409.500.000.125.49011.110.000.000.000.000.00
1954Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle16p332613020001000001000.154.154.154.3082014.154.000.000.1420.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter4909997120122228133891500720024.201.267.233.500233261160.235.032.121.0007.6712.931.690.17499.5012.94
Detroit Tigers Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter4649867119922228033891500710024.202.268.234.502231261146.236.032.123.0007.7713.091.690.17493.0013.07
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2613020001000001000.154.154.154.3082014.154.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162330236671127112950024008.201.267.233.500779384.235.032.121.0007.6712.931.690.17499.5012.94

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet18P1-5-1--111.0001.000.20-----1100.00.6
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet19P28-1335311-3736.9731.290.27-----28100.018.2
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet20P33-173437-441411.0001.240.24-----33100.021.4
1942Detroit TigersALMLBdet21P38-1831045135655.9821.450.30-----3997.424.7
1943Detroit TigersALMLBdet22P37-195849115857.9831.540.29-----37100.024.0
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet23P47-312961157170.9861.490.22-----47100.030.5
1945Detroit TigersALMLBdet24P40-3131666-582821.0002.050.26-----40100.026.1
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P37-2921547346562.9541.680.21-----37100.024.0
1947Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P40-2852352437975.9491.880.26-----40100.026.0
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P39-2721152156463.9841.620.23-----39100.025.3
1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P38-292769337976.9622.000.26-----38100.024.7
1950Detroit TigersALMLBdet29P35-2131037214947.9591.340.22-----35100.022.7
1951Detroit TigersALMLBdet30P15-96322242725.9261.670.26-----1788.29.7
1952Detroit TigersALMLBdet31P25-1541031324441.9321.640.27-----2696.216.2
1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet32P7-2114--551.0000.710.24-----7100.04.5
1954Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33P26-4637--10101.0000.380.22-----26100.016.9
1955Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34P2-2-------------2100.01.3
MLB Totals for P - 17 season(s)-   P488-29871356112240768746.9711.530.25-----4880.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet181----------
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet1928----------
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet2033----------
1942Detroit TigersALMLBdet2138----------
1943Detroit TigersALMLBdet2237----------
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet2347----------
1945Detroit TigersALMLBdet2440----------
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet2537----------
1947Detroit TigersALMLBdet2640----------
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet2739----------
1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet2838----------
1950Detroit TigersALMLBdet2935----------
1951Detroit TigersALMLBdet3015----------
1952Detroit TigersALMLBdet3125----------
1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet327----------
1954Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3326----------
1955Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle342----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1945Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB24216.1032020.2251442201.4410.890.001.749.585.500.00.667
1954Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB3300null1000.011100----------0.00null.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs216.53404200020.7260150522001.5011.320.002.189.584.400.00.667

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1945Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB2438000001001100000.000.111.000.111009.000.000.12511.1111.111.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs38000001001100000.000.111.000.111009.000.000.12511.1111.111.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1944American League Most Valuable Player1
1945American League Most Valuable Player1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1955-05-16Released by Indians. 
1954-04-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1953-07-27Released by Tigers. 
1939-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
* 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.