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Eddie RobinsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1942-1957 MLB Years: 1942-1957
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General Manager
World Series Champion

Positions1B-1126Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Edward Robinson
Height6-2Weight210BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 15,1920 [97.309]PlaceParis,Texas
MLB DebutSeptember 9,1942 [21.268]
OrganizationsCLE [5] CHA [3] NYA [3] WS1 [2] BAL [1] DET [1] KC1 [1] PHA [1] Awards0Awards Voting3-60
TBC Player ID17238Retrosheet IDrobie101MLBAM ID121324
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed42Power80Contact62XBH75RBIs54Runs41Hitting62Durability66Team.495Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle311b2188110002001000000.125.222.125.347109.125.000.125.18611.110.000.000.000.000.00
1946Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle341b258306121034002402000.400.438.7331.17122434.391.333.400.5365.8811.762.008.8210.0033.33
1947Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31b269531852781011452103018250010.245.314.415.72913225355.224.170.267.3388.455.070.603.9422.7132.05
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31b27134493531251851683103642290013.254.307.408.71520139540.251.154.229.3306.677.781.172.9630.8131.20
1949Washington Senators IALMLBws1251b28143527661552731878346730720017.294.381.459.84024248603.286.165.290.39111.114.980.452.9929.2830.97
1950Washington Senators IALMLBws1441b29361292130421130025420003.233.365.318.683417156.234.085.279.33316.032.560.160.64129.0023.33
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha461b2911942462133112207300602852007.314.405.491.89620833491.301.177.318.40912.225.700.474.0721.2024.81
1950Totals for AL-AL         155553831631542186008532720010.295.395.450.84524940647.284.155.309.39113.144.950.383.2526.3324.54
1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha461b301515648515923529117257754350011.282.371.495.86627957649.270.213.344.39411.868.320.704.4719.4535.85
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha461b311555947917633122104207049125008.296.382.466.84827756681.294.170.291.39210.287.200.703.2327.0031.82
1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha81b321566156415228422102126356520013.247.322.413.73525454685.242.166.267.3349.208.180.893.2127.9535.53
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya361b338514211379032700192100201.261.344.387.7315512163.283.126.261.33811.6612.881.111.8447.3332.43
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya361b3488173253610164200362650177.208.358.491.8498517215.152.283.491.36916.7412.090.727.4410.8147.22
1956New York YankeesALMLBnya361b35265471210511015330010.222.323.519.84228662.152.297.370.3658.064.840.608.0610.8050.00
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1251b357517213345121200262021117.198.308.273.581478202.212.075.227.27512.879.900.770.9986.0023.53
1956Totals for AL-AL         10122620466172301312351127.204.312.332.6447514264.198.128.261.29611.748.710.742.6532.2930.43
1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet111b36139000000003010011.000.308.000.3080013.000.000.333.17823.080.000.000.000.000.00
1957Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle61b361927161013000310102.222.241.370.61110229.208.148.148.2670.0010.340.003.4527.0033.33
1957Totals for AL-AL         3639161013004420113.154.261.256.51710246.143.102.205.2358.708.701.002.1739.0033.33
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal373643000000001100000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17625.0025.001.000.000.000.00
1957Totals for AL-AL         3639161013004420113.154.261.256.51710246.143.102.205.2358.708.701.002.1739.0033.33
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1315428254611461722417272310125213595033510100.268.353.440.79318823684891.259.172.293.00010.657.340.693.5224.9032.11
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4251582226468678712944520713120120026.296.384.483.8677641461821.288.187.317.00011.377.190.633.9022.2831.20
Cleveland Indians Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter264876113222306341442069675161025.253.311.418.72936670967.242.165.245.0007.146.930.973.5225.7631.53
Washington Senators I Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter179656871853151991349234920020.282.378.431.80928355759.275.149.288.00012.124.480.372.5034.5329.73
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1566156415228422102126356520013.247.322.413.73525454685.242.166.267.0009.208.180.893.2127.9535.53
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1993694385110248001605080388.230.348.455.80316835440.205.225.385.00013.6411.360.835.4515.3841.18
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7517213345121200262021117.198.308.273.581478202.212.075.227.00012.879.900.770.9986.0023.53
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter139000000003010011.000.308.000.3080013.000.000.333.00023.080.000.000.000.000.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter43000000001100000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.00025.0025.001.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162528671412132189116444641112.268.353.440.79323245603.259.172.293.00010.657.340.693.5224.9032.11

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle211B1--7---771.0007.00------812.50.6
1946Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle251B8--801148281.98810.13------8100.05.2
1947Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle261B87--80055579860855.9949.83------9591.656.5
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle271B131--121379712312991292.9959.86------13497.884.5
1949Washington Senators IALMLBws1281B143--12991001813314171399.9879.78------143100.092.9
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha291B119--976601410510501036.9878.71------119100.077.3
1950Washington Senators IALMLBws1291B36--32422-363463461.0009.61------36100.023.4
1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha301B147--1296911714314041387.9889.44------15197.495.5
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha311B155--1329891414514321418.9909.15------155100.0100.6
1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha321B155--1366711713514541437.9889.27------15699.4100.6
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya331B29--22719521251246.9808.48------8534.118.8
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya341B46--39020235412410.9958.91------8852.329.9
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1351B47--36019943388379.9778.06------7562.730.5
1956New York YankeesALMLBnya351B14--1216-131271271.0009.07------2653.89.1
1957Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle361B7--403-343431.0006.14------1936.84.6
1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet361B1--41--551.0005.00------137.70.6
MLB Totals for 1B - 13 season(s)-   1B1126--983263610910181057710468.9909.30------11260.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1942Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21--1--------
1946Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25--8--------
1947Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26--87--------
1948Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27--131--------
1949Washington Senators IALMLBws128--143--------
1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29--119--------
1950Washington Senators IALMLBws129--36--------
1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30--147--------
1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31--155--------
1953Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha32--155--------
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya33--29--------
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya34--46--------
1956Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc135--47--------
1956New York YankeesALMLBnya35--14--------
1957Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36--7--------
1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet36--1--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1948Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB27620060001001000000.300.333.300.6336021.300.000.0504.760.000.000.000.000.00
1955New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3443020001002100000.667.800.6671.4672051.000.000.66740.0020.000.500.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1023080002003100000.348.423.348.7718026.364.000.13011.543.850.330.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal36Assistant Coach1527676.50021.04Paul Richards
1958Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal37Assistant Coach1537479.48417.56Paul Richards
1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal38Assistant Coach1547480.48120.06Paul Richards
1961Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal40Minor League Field Coordinator1629567.58614.03Paul Richards,Lum Harris
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBMLBhou41Assistant General Manager1606496.40036.58Harry Craft
1963Houston Colt 45sNLMLBMLBhou42Assistant General Manager1626696.40733.09Harry Craft
1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLBMLBhou43Director of Player Development1626696.40727.09Harry Craft
1965Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou44Director of Player Development1626597.40132.09Lum Harris
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBMLBkc146Director of Player Development1616299.38529.510Alvin Dark,Luke Appling
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl47Farm Director1628181.50016.05Lum Harris
1969Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl48Farm Director1629369.574--1Lum HarrisLost NLCS (Mets)
1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl49Farm Director1627686.46926.05Lum Harris
1971Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl50Farm Director1628280.5068.03Lum Harris
1972Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl51Farm Director1547084.45525.04Eddie Mathews,Lum Harris
1973Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl52General Manager1617685.47222.55Eddie Mathews
1974Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl53General Manager1628874.54314.03Eddie Mathews,Clyde King
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl54General Manager1616794.41640.55Connie Ryan,Clyde King
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl55General Manager1627092.43232.06Dave Bristol
1979Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex58General Manager1628379.5125.03Pat Corrales
1980Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex59General Manager1617685.47220.54Pat Corrales
1981Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex60General Manager1055748.5435.02Don Zimmer
1982Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex61General Manager1626498.39529.06Don Zimmer,Darrell Johnson
1993New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya72Assistant Scouting Coordinator1628874.5437.02Buck Showalter
1994New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya73Assistant Scouting Coordinator1137043.619--1Buck Showalter
1995New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya74Assistant Scouting Coordinator1447965.5497.02Buck ShowalterLost in 1st Round (Mariners)
1996New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya75Assistant Scouting Coordinator1629270.568--1Joe TorreWon World Series (Braves)
* 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
1957-10-07Released by Orioles. 
1957-09-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1957-06-29Released by Indians. 
1957-05-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1957-05-17Released by Tigers. 
1956-12-05TradeTraded by Athletics with Bill Harrington, Jack Crimian and Jim Finigan to Tigers for Wayne Belardi, Virgil Trucks, Gene Host, Ned Garver and Cash. 
1956-06-14TradeTraded by Yankees with Lou Skizas to Athletics for Bill Renna, Moe Burtschy and Cash. 
1953-12-16TradeTraded by Athletics with Loren Babe, Carmen Mauro, Tom Hamilton and Harry Byrd to Yankees for Bill Renna, Vic Power, Jim Finigan, Jim Robertson, Johnny Gray and Don Bollweg. 
1953-01-27TradeTraded by White Sox with Ed McGhee and Joe DeMaestri to Athletics for Bob Wilson and Ferris Fain. 
1950-05-31TradeTraded by Senators with Ray Scarborough and Al Kozar to White Sox for Johnny Ostrowski, Cass Michaels and Bob Kuzava. 
1948-12-14TradeTraded by Indians with Joe Haynes and Ed Klieman to Senators for Early Wynn and Mickey Vernon. 
1940-01-01Returned to Valdosta (Georgia-Florida) after expiration of minor league working agreement. 
1939-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* 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.