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Birdie TebbettsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1936-1952 MLB Years: 1936-1952
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World Series Champion

PositionsC-1108Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGeorge Robert Tebbetts
Height5-11Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 10,1912PlaceBurlington,Vermont
Death DateMarch 24,1999 [86.134]
High SchoolNashua (Nashua,NH)
CollegeProvidence College (Providence,RI)
MLB DebutSeptember 16,1936 [23.310]
OrganizationsDET [9] BOS [4] CLE [2] Awards0Awards Voting2-29
TBC Player ID18764Retrosheet IDtebbb101MLBAM ID123167
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed57Power54Contact47XBH50RBIs39Runs27Hitting67Durability54Team.566Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1936Detroit TigersALMLBdet-c2310337101214005300000.303.395.545.94018438.310.242.394.42013.167.890.602.6333.0040.00
1937Detroit TigersALMLBdet28c245016215314321600101303000.191.238.290.528479175.197.099.160.2455.717.431.301.1481.0029.03
1938Detroit TigersALMLBdet28c255314316426212512121303000.294.348.385.733559158.318.091.168.3417.598.231.080.63143.0021.43
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet1c26106341378922245321252028008.261.315.372.68712728376.268.111.188.3196.655.320.801.0685.2531.46
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet1c271113794611224444645351412009.296.357.412.76915632417.299.116.206.3538.393.360.400.9694.7528.57
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet1c281103592810219424712382912007.284.354.376.73013525400.305.092.195.3459.507.250.760.50179.5024.51
1942Detroit TigersALMLBdet1c2999308247611012740391723009.247.335.292.6279012352.259.045.185.30911.084.830.440.28308.0015.79
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet1c33872802068112134132823040010.243.312.307.6198614312.262.064.157.2998.977.370.820.32280.0020.59
1947Detroit TigersALMLBdet1c342053151002013302002.094.143.113.2566158.100.019.057.1305.175.171.000.000.0020.00
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos8c3490291228710012824213004008.299.346.344.69010011316.331.045.110.3276.659.491.430.32291.0012.64
1947Totals for AL-AL         1103442392110130252433060010.267.315.308.62310612374.294.041.102.2976.428.821.380.27344.0013.04
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos8c3512844654125262568526232230022.280.371.381.75217033513.293.101.247.35812.096.240.520.9789.2026.40
1949Boston Red SoxALMLBbos8c3612240342109140548816222160014.270.369.342.71113819472.277.072.243.34513.144.660.351.0680.6017.43
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos8c37792683383101845112926020013.310.377.444.82111919299.321.134.243.3779.708.700.902.6833.5022.89
1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle15c385513783660218008710004.263.308.350.658488146.266.087.146.3075.484.790.881.3768.5022.22
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle15c394210142540180112922005.248.339.317.656325117.264.069.178.31610.267.690.750.85101.0020.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter11623704357100016922384692923389261124400111.270.341.358.69913272294149.283.088.195.0009.386.290.670.9297.4722.90
Detroit Tigers Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter646205819453599191625413141951356270045.260.326.350.6767201342286.272.090.184.0008.535.910.690.70128.6325.05
Boston Red Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4191408151404603191891681741103150057.287.367.374.741527821600.301.087.217.00010.886.880.631.1974.1120.30
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter97238126110032601201632009.256.322.336.6588013263.265.080.160.0007.606.080.801.1479.3321.31
Average MLB - Per 162 games16251650139243565435436260015.270.341.358.69918532578.283.088.195.0009.386.290.670.9297.4722.90

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1936Detroit TigersALMLBdet23C10--5151-5756.9825.60-----210100.06.5
1937Detroit TigersALMLBdet24C48--1552571187180.9633.75-----45096.031.2
1938Detroit TigersALMLBdet25C53--1082024130128.9852.42-----553100.034.4
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet26C100--449641610529513.9705.13-----810694.364.9
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet27C107--572891710678661.9756.18-----611196.469.5
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet28C98--461831311557544.9775.55-----411089.163.6
1942Detroit TigersALMLBdet29C97--446691210527515.9775.31-----59998.063.0
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet33C87--48653104549539.9826.20-----1087100.056.5
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34C89--33250107392382.9744.29-----69098.957.8
1947Detroit TigersALMLBdet34C20--9515-31101101.0005.50-----120100.013.0
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35C126--47056108536526.9814.17-----512898.481.3
1949Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36C118--481511113543532.9804.51-----212296.776.6
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37C74--2854445333329.9884.45-----57993.748.1
1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38C44--1452741176172.9773.91-----15580.028.6
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle39C37--131152-148146.9863.95------4288.124.0
MLB Totals for C - 14 season(s)-   C1108--46676661198754525333.9784.81-----6411080.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1936Detroit TigersALMLBdet23-10---------
1937Detroit TigersALMLBdet24-48---------
1938Detroit TigersALMLBdet25-53---------
1939Detroit TigersALMLBdet26-100---------
1940Detroit TigersALMLBdet27-107---------
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet28-98---------
1942Detroit TigersALMLBdet29-97---------
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet33-87---------
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34-89---------
1947Detroit TigersALMLBdet34-20---------
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35-126---------
1949Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36-118---------
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37-74---------
1951Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38-44---------
1952Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle39-37---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1940Detroit TigersWorld SeriesMLB27411000000000000000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs411000000000000000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin41Manager1547480.48123.05 
1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin42Manager1547579.48723.55 
1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin43Manager1549163.5912.03 
1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin44Manager1548074.51915.04 
1958Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin45Manager1547678.49416.04 
1961Milwaukee BravesNLMLBMLBmlb48Manager1548371.53910.04 
1962Milwaukee BravesNLMLBMLBmlb49Manager1628676.53115.55 
1963Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle50Manager1627983.48825.56 
1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle51Manager1627983.48820.06 
1965Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle52Manager1628775.53715.05 
1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBMLBcle53Manager1628181.50017.05 
1977New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya64Scout16210062.617--1Billy MartinWon World Series (Dodgers)
* 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
1952-10-14Released by Indians. 
1950-12-13Purchased by Indians from Red Sox. 
1947-05-20TradeTraded by Tigers to Red Sox for Hal Wagner. 
1934-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers. 
* 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.