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George StricklandTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1950-1960 MLB Years: 1950-1960
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PositionsSS-679, 2B-141, 3B-139, 1B-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGeorge Bevan Strickland
Height6-1Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 10,1926PlaceNew Orleans,Louisiana
Death DateFebruary 21,2010 [84.042]
High SchoolPeters (New Orleans,LA)
MLB DebutMay 7,1950 [24.117]
OrganizationsCLE [8] PIT [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID18540Retrosheet IDstrig102MLBAM ID122872
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed47Power39Contact47XBH38RBIs48Runs37Hitting36Durability63Team.521Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14ss242327030002003811000.111.226.111.3373032.158.000.111.1869.3825.002.670.000.000.00
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14ss25138454599812794742658336009.216.318.333.65115128528.246.117.264.30912.3115.721.281.7050.4428.57
1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit142b-ss267623217416252242214512005.177.248.284.5326613256.198.107.207.2538.2017.582.141.9546.4031.71
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2ss263188819401800141501000.216.324.295.619265103.250.079.239.30113.5914.561.070.9788.0026.32
1952Totals for MLB-MLB         107320256010263042356013005.188.270.288.5589218359.213.100.216.2679.7516.711.711.6753.3330.00
1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2ss2712341943119174547005152012004.284.362.379.74115926482.315.095.217.34410.5810.791.021.0483.8021.85
1954Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2ss2811236142771236372155621106010.213.314.313.62711321433.237.100.255.29812.7014.321.131.3960.1727.27
1955Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2ss29130388348195234104960314108.209.302.273.57510616455.242.064.193.27410.7713.191.220.44194.0019.75
1956Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2ss-2b308517122361231701222705106.211.299.292.591506199.232.081.205.27711.0613.571.231.5157.0016.67
1957Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32b318920121478211903262911115.234.323.308.6316211230.267.074.189.29211.3012.611.120.43201.0023.40
1959Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle43b-ss331324415510515234811516403627.238.313.302.61513320501.268.064.179.28210.1812.771.250.60147.0019.05
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4ss-3b343242470013004810011.167.255.238.49310147.182.071.167.2268.5117.022.002.1342.0014.29
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter97128243056338427362841210361453115515455.224.313.311.6248791473266.254.087.216.00011.0513.871.251.1078.4423.22
Cleveland Indians Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter73421112294916618222134627231764615441.233.320.312.6326591062450.262.079.207.00011.1012.941.170.9095.9521.59
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2377137614218914718489136590014.199.292.309.60122041816.227.110.240.00010.9116.671.531.7250.9328.87
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624715110614564722607629319.224.313.311.62414725545.254.087.216.00011.0513.871.251.1078.4423.22

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24SS19--2223174645.9782.37------2382.612.4
1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit243B1---1--111.0001.00------234.30.7
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25SS125--2223863789645608.9434.86------13890.681.2
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit252B13--3340-873731.0005.62------1389.48.4
1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit262B45--951271130233222.9534.93------7659.229.2
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26SS30--6495618165159.9645.30------3196.819.5
1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26SS28--4790824145137.9454.89------7636.818.2
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle262B1---------------313.20.6
1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit261B1--1---111.0001.00------761.30.6
1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263B1--51-2661.0006.00------761.30.6
1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27SS122--23840017103655638.9745.23------12399.279.2
1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle271B1---------------1230.80.6
1954Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28SS112--1933212161535514.9614.59------112100.072.7
1955Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29SS128--2213601484595581.9764.54------13098.583.1
1956Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle302B28--7369221144142.9865.07------8532.918.2
1956Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30SS28--32562109088.9783.14------8532.918.2
1956Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle303B26--1320133433.9711.27------8530.616.9
1957Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle312B48--10893422205201.9804.19------8953.931.4
1957Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31SS23--24462137270.9723.04------8925.815.0
1957Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle313B19--1425-339391.0002.05------8921.312.4
1959Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle333B80--69131611206200.9712.50------13260.651.9
1959Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33SS50--801451142236225.9534.50------13237.932.5
1959Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle332B4--4511109.9002.25------1323.02.6
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34SS14--619152625.9621.79------3243.89.1
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle343B12--411--15151.0001.25------3237.57.8
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle342B2--11-1221.0001.00------326.31.3
MLB Totals for SS - 10 season(s)-   SS679--1149194112045632103090.9634.55------6790.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B141--3143351883667649.9734.60------1410.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B139--105189719301294.9772.12------1390.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1950Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24----191-----
1951Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25---13125------
1952Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26--145281-----
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26---130------
1953Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27--1-122------
1954Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28----112------
1955Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29----128------
1956Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30---282826-----
1957Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31---482319-----
1959Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33---45080-----
1960Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34---21412-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1954Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB2839000000000200000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.0000.0022.220.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs39000000000200000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.0000.0022.220.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBMLBmin36Assistant Coach1629171.5625.02Sam Mele
1963Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle37Third Base Coach1627983.48825.56Birdie Tebbetts
1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle38Manager1627983.48820.06 
1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle38Assistant Coach1627983.48820.06Birdie Tebbetts,George Strickland
1965Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle39Assistant Coach1628775.53715.05Birdie Tebbetts
1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle40Manager1628181.50017.05 
1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle40Third Base Coach1628181.50017.05George Strickland,Birdie Tebbetts
1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle41Third Base Coach1627587.46317.08Joe Adcock
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle42Third Base Coach1618675.53416.53Alvin Dark
1969Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle43Third Base Coach1616299.38546.56Alvin Dark
1970Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca44Assistant Coach1626597.40133.05Charlie Metro,Bob Lemon
1971Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca45Assistant Coach1618576.52816.02Bob Lemon
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca46Assistant Coach1547678.49416.54Bob Lemon
* 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
1960-08-03Released by Indians. 
1952-08-18TradeTraded by Pirates with Ted Wilks to Indians for Charlie Ripple, Johnny Berardino and Cash. 
1945-01-01Returned to New Orleans (Southern Association) after expiration of minor league working agreement. 
1943-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Dodgers. 
* 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.