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Tris SpeakerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1907-1928 MLB Years: 1907-1928
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion
PositionsOF-2698, 1B-18, P-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTristram E Speaker
Height5-11Weight193BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 4,1888PlaceHubbard,Texas
Death DateDecember 8,1958 [70.248]
High SchoolHubbard (Hubbard,TX)
CollegeTexas Wesleyan University (Fort Worth,TX)
MLB DebutSeptember 14,1907 [19.163]
OrganizationsCLE [11] BOS [9] PHA [1] WS1 [1] Awards1Awards Voting5-119
TBC Player ID18286Retrosheet IDspeat101MLBAM ID122566
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on June 9,1912 ... Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 1995
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed71Power76Contact53XBH82RBIs50Runs67Hitting92Durability84Team.553Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1907Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of19719030001001000000.158.200.158.3583020.158.000.053.1825.000.000.000.000.000.00
1908Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of203111612262209304023000.224.262.276.538324125.224.052.112.2643.200.000.000.000.0015.38
1909Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of21143544731682613777350380717000.309.362.443.80524146606.300.134.268.3916.270.000.001.1677.7127.38
1910Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of22141538921832014765350520612000.340.404.468.87225241608.331.128.290.4218.550.000.001.1576.8622.40
1911Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of231415008816734138702505901317000.334.418.502.92025155589.323.168.336.43510.020.000.001.3662.5032.93
1912Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of241535801362225312109052082067000.383.464.5671.03132975675.372.184.416.48312.150.000.001.4858.0033.78
1913Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of251415209418935223714606522716000.363.441.533.97427760608.376.170.383.45810.693.620.340.49173.3331.75
1914Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of26158571101193461849042297725713000.338.423.503.92628768668.349.165.322.43911.533.740.320.60142.7535.23
1915Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of27150547108176251206929258114717000.322.416.411.82722537652.330.089.245.40212.422.150.170.000.0021.02
1916Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of2815154610221141827935278220415000.386.470.502.97227451647.399.116.280.46512.673.090.240.31273.0024.17
1917Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of291425239018442112603006714715000.352.432.486.91825455612.359.134.319.44010.952.290.210.33261.5029.89
1918Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of30127471731503311061270649311000.318.403.435.83820544549.325.117.310.40711.661.640.140.000.0029.33
1919Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of311344948314638122631507312820000.296.395.433.82821452595.300.137.316.39512.272.020.160.34247.0035.62
1920Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of321505521372145011810710139713520000.388.483.5621.04531069674.388.174.344.48314.391.930.131.1969.0032.24
1921Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of331325061071835214375246812212000.362.439.538.97727269588.367.176.306.44411.562.040.180.51168.6737.70
1922Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of34131426851614881171837711112000.378.474.6061.08025867516.371.228.420.48614.922.130.142.1338.7341.61
1923Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of35150574133218591117130899315422000.380.469.6101.07935087693.371.230.390.48913.422.160.162.4533.7639.91
1924Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of3613548694167369965577213413000.344.432.510.94224854575.341.166.311.43512.522.260.181.5754.0032.34
1925Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of37117429791673551287527012415000.389.479.5781.05724852518.383.189.359.47913.512.320.172.3235.7531.14
1926Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of3815053996164528786619415028000.304.408.469.87725367661.304.165.349.40814.222.270.161.0677.0040.85
1927Washington Senators IALMLBws1-of391415237117143627398558415000.327.395.444.83923251597.329.117.224.3919.211.340.150.34261.5029.82
1928Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-of406419128512223305110529000.267.310.450.7608627212.262.183.257.3444.722.360.501.4263.6752.94
MLB Totals - 22 Season(s)Filter2789101951882351479222211715294321291381220103309000.345.428.500.9285101113111988.345.155.321.00011.521.840.160.9887.1432.19
Cleveland Indians Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1519554610791965486108738841516685714642183000.354.444.520.96428866676628.355.166.336.00012.932.200.171.1075.9733.94
Boston Red Sox Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter10653935704132724110639542267544596155102000.337.414.482.89618973864551.336.145.316.00010.091.340.130.86100.9029.09
Washington Senators I Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1415237117143627398558415000.327.395.444.83923251597.329.117.224.0009.211.340.150.34261.5029.82
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6419128512223305110529000.267.310.450.7608627212.262.183.257.0004.722.360.501.4263.6752.94
Average MLB - Per 162 games16259210920446137892578013618000.345.428.500.92829666696.345.155.321.00011.521.840.160.9887.1432.19

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1914Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-Rel26009.0010100101.02110000002.0018.00------0.00-2.44
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.02110000002.0018.00------0.00-0.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.02110000002.0018.00------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings009.002200220002200220.04402202200000002.0018.00------0.00-0.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1907Boston Red SoxALMLBbos19OF4--42-1661.0001.50------757.12.7
1908Boston Red SoxALMLBbos20OF31--589-367671.0002.16------31100.020.1
1909Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21OF142--319351012364354.9732.49------14399.394.0
1910Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22OF140--33720167373357.9572.55------14199.391.5
1911Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23OF138--29726155338323.9562.34------14197.990.2
1912Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24OF153--37235189425407.9582.66------153100.0100.7
1913Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25OF139--37430257429404.9422.91------14198.692.7
1914Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26OF156--423291512467452.9682.90------15898.7102.0
1914Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P1-1-1-1111.0001.001.00-----1580.60.7
1914Boston Red SoxALMLBbos261B1--2--1221.0002.00------1580.60.7
1915Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27OF150--37821108409399.9762.66------150100.099.3
1916Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28OF151--359251010394384.9752.54------151100.098.1
1917Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29OF142--3652385396388.9802.73------142100.092.2
1918Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30OF127--35215106377367.9732.89------127100.0100.0
1919Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31OF134--3752576407400.9832.99------134100.096.4
1920Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32OF148--3632498396387.9772.61------15098.796.1
1921Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33OF128--3451562366360.9842.81------13297.083.1
1922Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34OF109--2811356299294.9832.70------13183.270.8
1923Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35OF150--36926137408395.9682.63------150100.098.0
1924Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36OF128--32320133356343.9632.68------13594.883.7
1925Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle37OF109--31116119338327.9673.00------11793.270.8
1926Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38OF149--3942087422414.9812.78------15099.396.8
1927Washington Senators IALMLBws139OF120--27812105300290.9672.42------14185.177.9
1927Washington Senators IALMLBws1391B17--14512218159157.9879.24------14112.111.0
1928Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha40OF50--111831122119.9752.38------6478.132.7
MLB Totals for OF - 22 season(s)-   OF2698--678844922213974597237.9702.68------26980.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B18--14712219161159.9888.83------180.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-1-1-1111.0001.001.00-----10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1907Boston Red SoxALMLBbos19---------4-
1908Boston Red SoxALMLBbos20---------31-
1909Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21---------142-
1910Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22---------140-
1911Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23---------138-
1912Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24---------153-
1913Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25---------139-
1914Boston Red SoxALMLBbos261-1------156-
1915Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27---------150-
1916Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28---------151-
1917Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29---------142-
1918Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30---------127-
1919Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31---------134-
1920Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32---------148-
1921Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33---------128-
1922Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34---------109-
1923Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle35---------150-
1924Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle36---------128-
1925Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle37---------109-
1926Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38---------149-
1927Washington Senators IALMLBws139--17------120-
1928Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha40---------50-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1912Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB24830491202104200000.300.382.467.84914334.321.167.33311.765.880.500.000.0033.33
1915Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB27517250100004100000.294.429.412.8417121.313.118.35319.054.760.250.000.0020.00
1920Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB32725682101003100000.320.393.480.87312328.333.160.28010.713.570.330.000.0037.50
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs2072122234031011400000.306.398.458.85633783.324.152.31913.254.820.360.000.0031.82

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1919Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle31Manager1398455.6043.52 
1920Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle32Manager1549856.636--1 Won World Series (Robins)
1921Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle33Manager1549460.6104.52 
1922Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle34Manager1547876.50616.04 
1923Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle35Manager1538271.53616.53 
1924Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle36Manager1536786.43824.56 
1925Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle37Manager1547084.45527.56 
1926Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle38Manager1548866.5713.02 
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle61Broadcaster1548965.5788.03Lou Boudreau
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1912American League Most Valuable Player1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2016-04-12TradeTraded by Red Sox to Indians for Fred Thomas, Sam Jones and Cash. 
* 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.