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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Charles Henry Root
Stat Years
1923-1941  [mlb] 1923-1941
Height/Weight
5-10 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (632)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
1899-03-17 in Middletown, Ohio   [120.317]
Death
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [16] SLA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17353 ... retro id: rootc101 ... mlbam id: 121440
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1923St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-241---045.70272001525060.0684538418271061.4310.200.602.704.056.751.50.000
    1923MLB Totals: SLAbyYearMLB----241---045.70272001525060.0684538418271061.4310.200.602.704.056.751.50.000
    1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-272---18172.8242322127102271.12671048510621271161.218.860.332.064.213.452.05.514
    1926MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----271---18172.8242322127102271.32671048510621271161.218.860.332.064.223.452.05.514
    1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-283---26153.76483621412122309.0296148129161171453191.348.620.473.414.224.311.24.634
    1927MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----281---26153.76483621412122309.0296148129161171453191.348.620.473.414.224.311.24.634
    1928Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-294---14183.5740301316102237.02141099415731220071.218.130.572.774.634.141.67.438
    1928MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----291---14183.5740301316102237.02141099415731220071.218.130.572.774.634.141.67.438
    1929Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-305---1963.4743311949125272.028612010512831241031.369.460.402.754.103.971.49.760
    1929MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----301---1963.4743311949125272.028612010512831241031.369.460.402.754.103.971.49.760
    1930Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-316---16144.333730154673220.124712210617631241071.4110.090.692.575.074.981.97.533
    1930MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----311---16144.333730154673220.324712210617631241071.4110.100.702.585.074.991.97.533
    1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-327---17143.483931193682251.0240109977711311071.248.610.252.554.703.911.85.548
    1931MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----321---17143.483931193682251.0240109977711311071.248.610.252.554.703.911.85.548
    1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn12338---15103.5839231109163216.121199861055964051.238.780.422.293.994.121.75.600
    1932MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----331---15103.5839231109163216.321199861055964051.238.790.422.294.004.121.75.600
    1933Chicago CubsNLMLBchn19349---15102.603530202450242.1232857014618630101.218.620.522.273.193.161.41.600
    1933MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----341---15102.603530202450242.3232857014618630101.218.620.522.273.203.161.41.600
    1934Chicago CubsNLMLBchn143510---474.283492014250117.21416256853462051.6510.780.614.053.524.740.87.364
    1934MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----351---474.303492014250117.71416256853462051.6610.830.614.073.534.760.87.364
    1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn173611---1583.08381811116202201.119385691547942031.198.630.672.104.203.802.00.652
    1935MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----361---1583.09381811116202201.319385691547942031.198.640.672.104.213.802.00.652
    1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn173712---364.15334001529173.2813434320320021.379.900.372.443.914.151.60.333
    1936MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----371---364.18334001529173.7813434320320021.389.960.372.463.934.181.60.333
    1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn173813---1353.3743155020285178.217371671832742041.158.710.911.613.733.582.31.722
    1937MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----381---1353.3843155020285178.717371671832742041.158.740.911.623.743.592.31.722
    1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn173914---872.8644115020338160.216362511030700021.209.130.561.683.923.472.33.533
    1938MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----391---872.8744115020338160.716362511030700021.209.160.561.693.933.482.33.533
    1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn174015---884.0335168012194167.118983751134650121.3310.170.591.833.504.461.91.500
    1939MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----401---884.0435168012194167.318983751134650121.3310.180.591.833.504.471.91.500
    1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn174116---243.863681010281112.01186148933500011.359.480.722.654.024.901.52.333
    1940MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----411---243.863681010281112.01186148933500011.359.480.722.654.024.901.52.333
    1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn174217---875.40191560440106.21336864837461001.5911.220.673.123.885.741.24.533
    1941MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----421---875.42191560440106.71336864837461001.6011.270.683.143.905.761.24.533
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)2011603.5963234117721185291403,197.33252146712741878891459223791.309.150.532.504.114.131.64.557
    National League Totals (16 yrs)2011563.5560533917721170266403,137.33184142212361838711432213731.299.130.532.504.114.081.64.563
    American League Totals (1 yrs)045.70272001525060.0684538418271061.4310.200.602.704.056.751.50.000
    Chicago Cubs Totals (16 yrs)2011563.5560533917721170266403,137.33184142212361838711432213731.299.130.532.504.114.081.64.563
    St. Louis Browns Totals (1 yrs)045.70272001525060.0684538418271061.4310.200.602.704.056.751.50.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1923St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-24p---12713110000001500000.077.143.077.2201410.077.000.0007.1435.715.000.00.000.0
    1926Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-27p---2429181310170022524000.143.179.187.36699172.000.044.0002.0225.2512.5091.01.0115.4
    1927Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-28p---348122152761080043515000.221.252.287.539132357.000.066.0003.0326.528.750.00.0025.9
    1928Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-29p---4407351350050021808000.178.200.247.44783185.000.069.0002.4121.699.000.00.0038.5
    1929Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-30p---54396815341150042805000.156.190.302.492105298.000.146.0003.8126.677.0096.00.9553.3
    1930Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-31p---6378042180161042112000.263.306.400.70687329.000.137.0004.6024.145.2580.01.1542.9
    1931Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-32p---7399072080080043101000.222.255.311.56695288.000.089.0004.2132.637.750.00.0040.0
    1932Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1233p---83976413101100002902000.171.171.224.39578172.000.053.0000.0037.180.0076.01.2815.4
    1933Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1934p---935851830000042204002.094.135.129.26493113.000.035.0004.3023.665.500.00.0037.5
    1934Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1435p---1034403730240001301000.175.175.400.57541165.000.225.0000.0031.710.0020.04.8871.4
    1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1736p---113869814211700322012001.203.236.304.54084214.000.101.0003.5726.197.3369.01.1928.6
    1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1737p---123315150000002400001.333.412.333.7451750.000.000.00011.7623.532.000.00.000.0
    1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1738p---13436771220190011912000.179.203.254.45771173.000.075.0001.4126.7619.0067.01.4125.0
    1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1739p---1444482810030041601002.167.231.188.4195391.000.021.0007.5530.194.000.00.0012.5
    1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1740p---15355741021260022113000.175.217.351.56863205.000.176.0003.1733.3310.5028.53.1750.0
    1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1741p---1636314400010021010002.129.206.129.3353440.000.000.0005.8829.415.000.00.000.0
    1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1742p---1719334510140051004001.152.263.273.5364292.000.121.00011.9023.812.0033.02.3840.0
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)63210868619646711931044329754009.180.217.266.483119128964.127.086.2483.6927.627.4898.70.9232.7
    National League Totals (16 yrs)60510738519546711931043324754009.182.218.268.486117728864.128.086.2493.6527.537.5397.60.9332.8
    American League Totals (1 yrs)2713110000001500000.077.143.077.2201410.077.000.1257.1435.715.000.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (16 yrs)60510738519546711931043324754009.182.218.268.486117728864.128.086.2493.6527.537.5397.60.9332.8
    St. Louis Browns Totals (1 yrs)2713110000001500000.077.143.077.2201410.077.000.1257.1435.715.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1923St. Louis BrownsALMLB24P27060.01130014141.0000.500.2317.8100.06
    1926Chicago CubsNLMLB27P420271.1858447066.9431.600.2427.3100.01
    1927Chicago CubsNLMLB28P480309.0649225755.9651.100.1831.4100.01
    1928Chicago CubsNLMLB29P400237.0639124645.9781.100.1926.0100.03
    1929Chicago CubsNLMLB30P430272.01235124847.9791.100.1728.3100.02
    1930Chicago CubsNLMLB31P370220.19270136361.0001.000.1624.0100.04
    1931Chicago CubsNLMLB32P390251.0338104241.9761.100.1625.3100.01
    1932Chicago CubsNLMLB33P390216.18320040401.0001.000.1925.3100.02
    1933Chicago CubsNLMLB34P350242.11136144847.9791.300.1922.7100.03
    1934Chicago CubsNLMLB35P340117.22230125251.0000.700.2122.5100.05
    1935Chicago CubsNLMLB36P380201.1727103534.9710.900.1724.7100.04
    1936Chicago CubsNLMLB37P33073.22100112121.0000.400.1621.4100.06
    1937Chicago CubsNLMLB38P430178.2836124544.9781.000.2527.9100.01
    1938Chicago CubsNLMLB39P440160.2523102928.9660.600.1728.9100.01
    1939Chicago CubsNLMLB40P350167.1222202624.9230.700.1422.7100.04
    1940Chicago CubsNLMLB41P360112.03220025251.0000.700.2223.4100.05
    1941Chicago CubsNLMLB42P190106.22160218181.0000.900.1712.3100.09
    MLB Totals - (P)63203,194955061521616601.9761.000.190.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1923MLB27----------
    1926MLB42----------
    1927MLB48----------
    1928MLB40----------
    1929MLB43----------
    1930MLB37----------
    1931MLB39----------
    1932MLB39----------
    1933MLB35----------
    1934MLB34----------
    1935MLB38----------
    1936MLB33----------
    1937MLB43----------
    1938MLB44----------
    1939MLB35----------
    1940MLB36----------
    1941MLB19----------
    Totals632----------