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Eddie SmithTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1936-1947 MLB Years: 1936-1947
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PositionsP-282, OF-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEdgar Smith
Height5-10Weight174BatsBothThrowsLeft
Born DateDecember 14,1913PlaceMansfield,New Jersey
Death DateJanuary 2,1994 [80.019]
High SchoolColumbus (Columbus,NJ)
MLB DebutSeptember 20,1936 [22.280]
OrganizationsCHA [7] PHA [4] BOS [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18151Retrosheet IDsmite105MLBAM ID122377
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Philadelphia Athletics in 1937 and Chicago White Sox in 1940
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts67Walks33Hittable58SO/BB47vsPower58Hitting42Durability77Team.455Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-ST22111.89220200019.0221043870001.5810.421.423.793.320.88.5005.84
1937Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha22S/R234173.94382315141115196.2178100861890792001.368.150.824.123.620.88.1904.80
1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha18Rel243105.924373600274130.2151102861376784001.7410.400.905.235.371.03.2314.77
1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha18Rel25109.8230300003.27440230102.4517.18--4.917.361.501.0002.97
1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha14S/R259113.67292277150176.216183721190673001.428.200.564.583.410.74.4504.55
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23,46ST261493.213228412030207.0179927416951194001.327.770.694.125.171.25.6094.06
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46ST2713173.183433121111263.024310793131141116001.368.310.443.903.790.97.4333.76
1942Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46ST287203.982928118211215.0223112951786785001.449.330.713.603.270.91.2593.92
1943Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46ST2911113.692525014200187.21978577276662001.459.450.103.643.170.87.5003.06
1946Chicago White SoxALMLBcha49ST328112.85242133131145.01357146960596001.348.360.563.723.650.98.4213.62
1947Chicago White SoxALMLBcha49,18S/R33137.2915510006033.0403627124121001.9210.800.276.483.240.50.2504.33
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos17S/R33137.41835003017.0181414318151002.129.531.599.537.940.83.2506.20
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter731133.822821978591860121592.2155481667810673969434101.448.760.604.173.910.94.3921.38
Chicago White Sox Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter63823.55188162267571931226.211785864846954551227001.408.630.513.993.750.94.434-
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter9284.63863254161389348.0358216180341761676101.539.210.874.534.290.95.243-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter137.41835003017.0181414318151002.129.531.599.537.940.83.250-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10163.8239271213182220.02141139315102965001.448.760.604.173.910.94.3851.38

Batting Statistics

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YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-p2228010000000200000.125.125.125.250108.167.000.000.1170.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1937Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha22p23407341760031021102000.233.253.315.56823677.274.082.123.2612.6014.295.500.000.0035.29
1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha18p2443424122005003802000.286.333.333.66614247.353.047.119.3156.3817.022.670.000.0016.67
1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha14p2529525610030091505000.115.246.135.3817166.162.020.192.20713.6422.731.670.000.0016.67
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23,46p26326971531040061508002.217.280.290.57020483.278.073.159.2687.2318.072.500.000.0026.67
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46p27348861940030081904003.216.281.261.542234100.275.045.136.2638.0019.002.380.000.0021.05
1942Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46p2829732901001031503000.123.158.151.30911179.155.028.082.1513.8018.995.000.000.0011.11
1943Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46p2925694111018002904002.159.183.217.40015275.169.058.087.1942.6712.004.501.3369.0018.18
1946Chicago White SoxALMLBcha49p322445281003003900000.178.229.200.4299148.222.022.089.2116.2518.753.000.000.0012.50
1947Chicago White SoxALMLBcha49,18p33156110000000100000.167.167.167.334106.200.000.000.1560.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos17p3386110000001100001.167.286.167.453107.200.000.167.23814.2914.291.000.000.000.00
1947Totals for AL-AL         2312220000001200001.167.231.167.3982013.200.000.083.2007.6915.382.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter281531361001821292037105028008.188.241.235.47612521596.233.047.121.0006.2117.622.840.17531.0021.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1884022769102121103183024007.172.231.214.4458613457.214.042.122.0006.7818.162.680.22402.0018.84
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8512383080081052104000.244.273.309.582388132.294.065.114.0003.7915.914.200.000.0026.67
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter86110000001100001.167.286.167.453107.200.000.167.00014.2914.291.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623062158101117102161016005.188.241.235.4767212344.233.047.121.0006.2117.622.840.17531.0021.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha22P2-19-4--441.0002.000.21-----2100.01.3
1937Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha23P38-196628-134341.0000.890.17-----4095.025.2
1937Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha23OF2--3---331.0001.50------405.01.3
1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha24P43-1301020113130.9680.700.23-----43100.028.3
1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P29-176723313330.9091.030.17-----29100.018.8
1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha25P3-3-------------3100.02.0
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P32-207632224038.9501.190.18-----32100.020.8
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P34-2631051136261.9841.790.23-----34100.022.1
1942Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P29-215755236462.9692.140.29-----29100.019.6
1943Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P25-187643145049.9801.960.26-----25100.016.2
1946Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32P24-145229613731.8381.290.21-----24100.015.6
1947Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33P15-33232-75.7140.330.15-----15100.09.7
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33P8-17-21-32.6670.250.12-----8100.05.2
MLB Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P282-1591562901916365346.9481.230.22-----2820.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--3---331.0001.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1936Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha222----------
1937Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2338--------2-
1938Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha2443----------
1939Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2529----------
1939Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha253----------
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2632----------
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2734----------
1942Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2829----------
1943Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2925----------
1946Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3224----------
1947Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3315----------
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos338----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1947-10-20Released by Red Sox. 
1939-04-27Claimed on waivers by White 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.