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Bobby VeachTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1912-1925 MLB Years: 1912-1925
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PositionsOF-1740, P-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Hayes Veach
Height5-11Weight160BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJune 29,1888PlaceIsland,Kentucky
Death DateAugust 7,1945 [57.039]
MLB DebutAugust 6,1912 [24.038]
OrganizationsDET [12] BOS [2] NYA [1] WS1 [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19192Retrosheet IDveacb101MLBAM ID123681
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on September 17,1920
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed68Power77Contact49XBH76RBIs44Runs54Hitting87Durability87Team.493Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1912Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of24237982751015205013000.342.388.430.81834688.342.088.177.3915.680.000.000.000.0022.22
1913Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of251374915413222100642205331515000.269.346.354.70017432564.287.085.238.3409.405.500.580.000.0024.24
1914Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of2614953156146191417220205029322000.275.341.369.71019634606.289.094.188.3438.254.790.580.17531.0023.29
1915Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of27152569811784010311216196843418000.313.390.434.82424753659.335.121.236.39710.326.530.630.46189.6729.78
1916Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of2815056692173331539124155241324000.306.367.433.80024551645.326.127.235.3848.066.360.790.47188.6729.48
1917Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of2915457179182311281032106144925000.319.393.457.85026151666.335.138.282.4109.166.610.721.2071.3828.02
1918Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of301274995913921133782103523417000.279.331.391.72219537555.288.112.224.3516.314.140.660.54166.3326.62
1919Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of3113953887191451731011903333522000.355.398.519.91727965598.375.164.260.4285.525.521.000.50179.3334.03
1920Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of32154612921883915111131173622715000.307.353.474.82729065670.306.167.232.3835.373.280.611.6455.6434.57
1921Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of3315061211020743131612814104831127000.338.387.529.91632472688.338.191.276.4136.984.510.652.3338.2534.78
1922Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of341556189620234139126914227836000.327.377.468.84528956704.332.141.222.3875.973.840.641.2868.6727.72
1923Detroit TigersALMLBdet-of3511429345941332391032921314000.321.388.406.79411918339.341.085.208.3758.556.190.720.59146.5019.15
1924Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of3614251977153359599554718528000.295.359.426.78522149599.298.131.222.3657.853.010.380.83103.8032.03
1925Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-of3715010002001100000.200.333.200.533106.250.000.200.28116.6716.671.000.000.000.00
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya-of37561161341102015148012000.353.400.474.8745512127.353.121.164.4016.300.000.000.000.0029.27
1925Totals for AL-AL         7515817511320251412415000.323.374.430.8046815176.331.107.165.3726.822.270.330.000.0029.41
1925Washington Senators IALMLBws1-of371837493008003303000.243.300.324.62412343.265.081.162.2946.986.981.000.000.0033.33
1925Totals for AL-AL         7515817511320251412415000.323.374.430.8046815176.331.107.165.3726.822.270.330.000.0029.41
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1821665695320633931476411661958457136759271000.310.370.442.81229426047557.321.132.235.0007.564.860.640.85104.0029.28
Detroit Tigers Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1604597985918593451365910421897551234553238000.311.370.444.81426535406782.323.133.237.0007.555.090.670.87101.3429.05
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter143524771543595101554819528000.294.359.424.78322249605.298.130.221.0007.933.140.400.83104.8031.82
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter561161341102015148012000.353.400.474.8745512127.353.121.164.0006.300.000.000.000.0029.27
Washington Senators I Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1837493008003303000.243.300.324.62412343.265.081.162.0006.986.981.000.000.0033.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games16259285184351361041775133524000.310.370.442.81226254672.321.132.235.0007.564.860.640.85104.0029.28

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1918Detroit TigersALMLBdet-Rel30004.5010100112.02110200002.009.00--9.00--0.00-5.23
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5010100112.02110200002.009.00--9.00--0.00-3.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5010100112.02110200002.009.00--9.00--0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings004.50110011000110110220.0220110110022000002.009.00--9.00--0.00-3.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1912Detroit TigersALMLBdet24OF22--4654-5551.9272.32------2395.714.4
1913Detroit TigersALMLBdet25OF135--25016243290266.9171.97------13798.588.2
1914Detroit TigersALMLBdet26OF145--28222116315304.9652.10------14997.394.8
1915Detroit TigersALMLBdet27OF152--2971984324316.9752.08------152100.098.7
1916Detroit TigersALMLBdet28OF150--34214124368356.9672.37------150100.097.4
1917Detroit TigersALMLBdet29OF154--35617175390373.9562.42------154100.0100.7
1918Detroit TigersALMLBdet30OF127--2771473298291.9772.29------127100.0100.8
1918Detroit TigersALMLBdet30P1-2-------------1270.80.8
1919Detroit TigersALMLBdet31OF138--33814123364352.9672.55------13999.398.6
1920Detroit TigersALMLBdet32OF154--35726134396383.9672.49------154100.0100.0
1921Detroit TigersALMLBdet33OF149--38421114416405.9742.72------15099.397.4
1922Detroit TigersALMLBdet34OF154--3751673398391.9822.54------15599.4100.0
1923Detroit TigersALMLBdet35OF85--12768-141133.9431.56------11474.655.2
1924Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36OF130--27011132294281.9562.16------14291.584.4
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya37OF33--386214644.9571.33------5658.921.4
1925Washington Senators IALMLBws137OF11--12-1-1312.9231.09------1861.17.3
1925Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37OF1--3---331.0003.00------1100.00.7
MLB Totals for OF - 14 season(s)-   OF1740--37542071504241113961.9642.28------17400.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-2-------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1912Detroit TigersALMLBdet24---------22-
1913Detroit TigersALMLBdet25---------135-
1914Detroit TigersALMLBdet26---------145-
1915Detroit TigersALMLBdet27---------152-
1916Detroit TigersALMLBdet28---------150-
1917Detroit TigersALMLBdet29---------154-
1918Detroit TigersALMLBdet301--------127-
1919Detroit TigersALMLBdet31---------138-
1920Detroit TigersALMLBdet32---------154-
1921Detroit TigersALMLBdet33---------149-
1922Detroit TigersALMLBdet34---------154-
1923Detroit TigersALMLBdet35---------85-
1924Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36---------130-
1925New York YankeesALMLBnya37---------33-
1925Washington Senators IALMLBws137---------11-
1925Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37---------1-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1925Washington Senators IWorld SeriesMLB3721000001000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs21000001000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2025-05-05TradeTraded by Red Sox with Alex Ferguson to Yankees for Ray Francis and Cash. 
1925-08-17Claimed on waivers by Senators from Yankees. 
1924-01-12Purchased by Red Sox from 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.