Please SUPPORT US by putting your name on the SUPPORT WALL.
Tips Updates
MLB
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Hal NewhouserTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1939-1955 MLB Years: 1939-1955
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

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
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Pitching Stats -- Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Transactions -- Awards
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Hal Newhouser page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.


Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Detroit Tigers in 1945-1949,1951 ... The Detroit Tigers retired his #16 on July 27, 1997
About Sponsorships Program


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.