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Herb PennockTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1912-1934 MLB Years: 1912-1934
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World Series Champion
PositionsP-617Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHerbert Jefferis Pennock
Height6-0Weight160BatsBothThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 10,1894PlaceKennett Square,Pennsylvania
Death DateJanuary 30,1948 [53.354]
High SchoolCedarcroft Boarding Academy (Kennett Square,PA)
MLB DebutMay 14,1912 [18.093]
OrganizationsNYA [11] BOS [8] PHA [4] Awards0Awards Voting3-60
TBC Player ID16475Retrosheet IDpennh101MLBAM ID120386
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Philadelphia Athletics in 1915 ... Opening Day Starter for New York Yankees in 1928 ... Inducted into the International League Hall of Fame in 1948 ... Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 1995
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts60Walks68Hittable49SO/BB72vsPower49Hitting48Durability73Team.567Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1912Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-Rel18124.50172151011250.0483125130382001.568.640.185.406.841.27.3333.39
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-S/R19215.1314311101033.0302419422171001.568.101.085.944.590.77.6675.08
1914Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-S/R201142.7928141483103151.21365647165908101.338.070.063.865.341.38.7332.62
1915Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-S/R21365.321183313144.0463426229242001.709.410.415.934.910.83.3333.89
1915Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-Rel21009.64514002014.023161501070002.3614.79--6.434.500.70-3.55
1916Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-S/R22023.04927006126.22311908121001.167.76--2.704.051.50.0002.32
1917Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-S/R23553.312451941131100.2904237223350001.128.050.182.063.131.52.5002.51
1919Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST251682.713226616550219.02237866248707001.249.160.081.972.881.46.6672.62
1920Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST2616133.683731619462242.024410899961682101.269.060.332.272.531.11.5523.43
1921Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST2712144.043232015100222.2268121100759910001.4710.830.282.383.681.54.4623.49
1922Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST2810174.323226615131202.023010897774597001.5010.250.313.302.630.80.3703.97
1923New York YankeesALMLBnya-ST291963.133527821153238.023586831168931001.278.870.422.573.511.37.7603.61
1924New York YankeesALMLBnya-ST302192.834034625453286.03021049013641014101.289.490.412.013.171.58.7003.59
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya-ST3116172.96473116212112277.0267117911171883001.228.680.362.312.861.24.4853.76
1926New York YankeesALMLBnya-ST3223113.624033719152266.02941331071143786001.279.930.371.452.641.81.6763.35
1927New York YankeesALMLBnya-ST331983.003426818172209.22258970548510001.309.660.212.062.191.06.7043.54
1928New York YankeesALMLBnya-ST341762.562824418543211.02157160240533001.219.170.091.712.261.33.7393.09
1929New York YankeesALMLBnya11ST359114.92272348121157.0205101861128492201.4811.730.631.602.801.75.4503.98
1930New York YankeesALMLBnya16S/R361174.322519611130156.01949575820464001.3711.170.461.152.652.30.6113.96
1931New York YankeesALMLBnya16ST371164.282525012100189.02479690730653101.4611.740.331.433.092.17.6473.38
1932New York YankeesALMLBnya12ST38954.60222119110146.21919475838544001.5611.720.492.333.311.42.6433.77
1933New York YankeesALMLBnya12S/R39745.54235182110465.0964640421224001.8013.290.552.913.051.05.6363.89
1934Boston Red SoxALMLBbos17Rel40203.05302281020162.0683121216161001.359.870.292.322.321.001.0003.80
MLB Totals - 22 Season(s)Filter2401623.6061742019724735133323567.2390016921428128916122765601.359.830.322.313.091.34.5970.55
New York Yankees Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter162903.54346268781641953202201.0247110328679147170034401.3410.090.371.922.861.49.643-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter61593.672011257670125561087.011695154442929935818101.359.660.242.472.961.20.508-
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17133.77702743134256278.1260145117814616913101.468.390.264.715.451.16.567-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15103.6038261215282220.024010488856764001.359.830.322.313.091.34.6000.55

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1912Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p181715121000000001000.133.133.200.3333116.133.067.067.1550.000.000.000.000.0050.00
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p19149010000001200000.111.200.111.3111010.143.000.111.16910.0020.002.000.000.000.00
1914Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p20285671202090021101000.214.241.286.52716259.267.072.107.2523.3918.645.500.000.0016.67
1915Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p211118151003000500000.278.278.333.6116118.385.055.056.2910.0027.780.000.000.0020.00
1915Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p2156111000000200000.167.167.333.500216.250.166.167.2340.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
1915Totals for AL-AL         1624262003000700000.250.250.333.5838224.353.083.083.2770.0029.170.000.000.0033.33
1916Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p22118010000001100000.125.222.125.347109.143.000.125.18711.1111.111.000.000.000.00
1917Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p232424240002007511000.167.375.167.5424033.211.000.292.30321.2115.150.710.000.000.00
1919Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p25327571340070061226000.173.253.227.48017489.206.054.133.2416.7413.482.000.000.0030.77
1920Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p26387772030060091817000.260.345.299.64423394.339.039.156.3169.5719.152.000.000.0015.00
1921Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p273285918801110061014000.212.272.341.61329996.230.129.200.2846.2510.421.671.0485.0050.00
1922Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p283265591102004902000.138.188.185.37312271.161.047.108.1815.6312.682.250.000.0022.22
1923New York YankeesALMLBnya-p29358311163007009808000.193.272.229.501193100.213.036.145.2499.008.000.890.000.0018.75
1924New York YankeesALMLBnya-p30401011316202910713110000.158.220.238.458244119.163.080.158.2215.8810.921.861.6850.5025.00
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya-p3147996201107002709000.202.218.232.450232110.217.030.051.2111.826.363.500.000.0010.00
1926New York YankeesALMLBnya-p324085818200600108116000.212.302.235.537202112.234.023.141.2708.937.140.800.000.0011.11
1927New York YankeesALMLBnya-p333469615200600310013000.217.250.246.49617285.254.029.072.2373.5311.763.330.000.0013.33
1928New York YankeesALMLBnya-p3428741150009003707000.203.234.203.43715084.224.000.041.2113.578.332.330.000.000.00
1929New York YankeesALMLBnya11p352751490001004606000.176.236.176.4129061.200.000.078.2076.569.841.500.000.000.00
1930New York YankeesALMLBnya16p36256051100040041201000.183.234.183.41711065.229.000.067.2056.1518.463.000.000.000.00
1931New York YankeesALMLBnya16p37256681020160091207000.152.253.227.48015382.170.075.212.23910.9814.631.331.2266.0030.00
1932New York YankeesALMLBnya12p382253482006007505000.151.250.189.43910265.167.038.170.22110.777.690.710.000.0025.00
1933New York YankeesALMLBnya12p392321050001000506000.238.238.238.4765027.313.000.000.2220.0018.520.000.000.000.00
1934Boston Red SoxALMLBbos17p403014230001000401000.214.214.214.4283015.300.000.000.2000.0026.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 22 Season(s)Filter6201214108232334410310941727111000.191.253.235.488285411426.220.044.122.0006.5912.061.830.28303.5017.67
New York Yankees Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter34676266143141362105893288000.188.247.220.46716818910.210.032.110.0006.3710.221.600.33254.0012.59
Boston Red Sox Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter2043543369171129003361521000.195.273.257.5309119413.233.062.155.0007.9914.771.850.24354.0027.54
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter7098920220120031802000.204.228.265.493264103.250.061.092.0002.9117.486.000.000.0020.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162317286191127002545229000.191.253.235.4887411373.220.044.122.0006.5912.061.830.28303.5017.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1912Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha18P17-502151-1817.9441.000.34-----17100.011.2
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha19P14-33-9--991.0000.640.27-----14100.09.2
1914Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha20P28-151937314946.9391.640.30-----28100.018.4
1915Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha21P11-44115111716.9411.450.36-----11100.07.2
1915Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21P5-141-1-21.5000.200.07-----5100.03.3
1916Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22P9-2634--771.0000.780.27-----1181.85.8
1917Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23P24-100130223331.9391.290.31-----24100.015.8
1919Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25P32-2191345256058.9671.810.26-----32100.023.4
1920Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P37-2426531-6059.9831.590.24-----3897.424.2
1921Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27P32-2221159237270.9722.190.32-----32100.020.8
1922Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P32-202856116564.9852.000.32-----32100.020.8
1923New York YankeesALMLBnya29P35-238466147170.9862.000.29-----35100.023.0
1924New York YankeesALMLBnya30P40-2861061-571711.0001.780.25-----40100.026.3
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya31P47-277754436561.9381.300.22-----47100.030.5
1926New York YankeesALMLBnya32P40-266273167675.9871.880.28-----40100.026.0
1927New York YankeesALMLBnya33P34-209445125049.9801.440.23-----34100.022.1
1928New York YankeesALMLBnya34P28-211559136564.9852.290.30-----28100.018.2
1929New York YankeesALMLBnya35P27-157431-235351.0001.300.22-----27100.017.5
1930New York YankeesALMLBnya36P25-156326113029.9671.160.19-----25100.016.2
1931New York YankeesALMLBnya37P25-189137143938.9741.520.20-----25100.016.3
1932New York YankeesALMLBnya38P22-146429113433.9711.500.23-----22100.014.3
1933New York YankeesALMLBnya39P23-65212111514.9330.610.22-----23100.015.3
1934Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40P30-62-8--881.0000.270.13-----30100.019.7
MLB Totals for P - 22 season(s)-   P617-35651018242645951925.9731.500.26-----6170.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1912Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha1817----------
1913Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha1914----------
1914Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2028----------
1915Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2111----------
1915Boston Red SoxALMLBbos215----------
1916Boston Red SoxALMLBbos229----------
1917Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2324----------
1919Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2532----------
1920Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2637----------
1921Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2732----------
1922Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2832----------
1923New York YankeesALMLBnya2935----------
1924New York YankeesALMLBnya3040----------
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya3147----------
1926New York YankeesALMLBnya3240----------
1927New York YankeesALMLBnya3334----------
1928New York YankeesALMLBnya3428----------
1929New York YankeesALMLBnya3527----------
1930New York YankeesALMLBnya3625----------
1931New York YankeesALMLBnya3725----------
1932New York YankeesALMLBnya3822----------
1933New York YankeesALMLBnya3923----------
1934Boston Red SoxALMLBbos4030----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1914Philadelphia AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB20000.001003.0202301.336.000.006.009.001.500.00.000
1923New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB29203.6331117.11971801.179.870.000.524.158.000.001.000
1926New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB32201.2332022.01334800.775.320.001.643.272.000.001.000
1927New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB33101.001109.0310100.333.000.000.001.0000.001.000
1932New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB38002.252024.0211400.754.500.002.259.004.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 5 yrs501.9510010400355.3390120824000.856.340.001.303.903.000.001.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1914Philadelphia AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB2011000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1923New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB2936000000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1926New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3237111000000000000.143.143.286.429217.143.143.1430.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1927New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3314100001000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1932New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3821000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 5 yrs1019211001000300000.053.053.105.1582119.063.052.0530.0015.790.000.000.00100.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1936Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos42Pitching Coach1547480.48128.56Joe Cronin
1937Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos43Pitching Coach1528072.52621.05Joe Cronin
1938Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos44Pitching Coach1498861.5919.52Joe Cronin
1939Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos45Pitching Coach1518962.58917.02Joe Cronin
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2023-01-30TradeTraded by Red Sox to Yankees for George Murray, Norm McMillan, Camp Skinner and Cash. 
1915-06-13Claimed on waivers by Red Sox from Athletics. 
* 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.