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Mickey VernonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1939-1960 MLB Years: 1939-1960
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Positions1B-2237, OF-4Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames Barton Vernone
Height6-2Weight180BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 22,1918PlaceMarcus Hook,Pennsylvania
Death DateSeptember 24,2008 [90.155]
High SchoolEddystone (Eddystone,PA)
CollegeVillanova University (Villanova,PA)
MLB DebutJuly 8,1939 [21.077]
OrganizationsWS1 [14] CLE [3] BOS [2] MLN [1] PIT [1] Awards0Awards Voting5-344
TBC Player ID19217Retrosheet IDvernm101MLBAM ID123711
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on May 19,1946
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed68Power76Contact49XBH73RBIs55Runs50Hitting75Durability78Team.480Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1939Washington Senators IALMLBws1341b2176276237115413011242809005.257.317.351.6689720309.283.094.181.3127.779.061.170.32276.0028.17
1940Washington Senators IALMLBws1341b22519030000000300001.158.158.158.3163019.188.000.000.1460.0015.790.000.000.000.00
1941Washington Senators IALMLBws1291b23138531731592711993934351070012.299.352.443.79523547581.318.144.235.3677.408.781.191.5559.0029.56
1942Washington Senators IALMLBws151b2415162176168346986256596332008.271.337.388.72524149685.290.117.243.3458.619.201.071.3169.0029.17
1943Washington Senators IALMLBws151b251455538914829877024867551080010.268.357.387.74421444638.287.119.269.35910.508.620.821.1079.0029.73
1946Washington Senators IALMLBws141b281485878820751888514104964020012.353.403.508.91129867638.386.155.245.4237.6810.031.311.2573.3832.37
1947Washington Senators IALMLBws141b2915460077159291278512124942030012.265.320.388.70823348652.276.123.205.3297.526.440.861.0785.7130.19
1948Washington Senators IALMLBws141b301505587813527734815115443160017.242.310.332.64218537619.258.090.194.3058.726.950.800.48186.0027.41
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31b31153584721702741883975851215008.291.357.443.80025949659.295.152.255.3728.807.740.882.7332.4428.82
1950Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31b3228908170001020121003000.189.284.189.473170105.213.000.156.24211.439.520.830.000.000.00
1950Washington Senators IALMLBws1441b32903274710017396561502943003.306.404.459.86315029384.315.153.321.39813.027.550.582.3436.3329.00
1950Totals for AL-AL         1184175511717397581623946003.281.379.400.77916729489.293.119.285.36512.687.980.631.8446.3324.79
1951Washington Senators IALMLBws131b3314154669160307987765345210011.293.358.423.78123146602.307.130.229.3608.807.480.851.5060.6728.75
1952Washington Senators IALMLBws131b34154569711433391080778966050011.251.353.394.74722452663.270.143.299.35013.429.950.741.5156.9036.36
1953Washington Senators IALMLBws131b35152608101205431115115466357440015.337.403.518.92131569679.354.181.281.4139.288.390.902.2140.5333.66
1954Washington Senators IALMLBws131b361515979017333142097146161546010.290.357.492.84929467673.293.202.300.3819.069.061.002.9729.8538.73
1955Washington Senators IALMLBws131b37150538741622381485047450348917.301.384.452.83624345627.307.151.281.37111.807.970.682.2338.4327.78
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos61b38119403671252841584105740722612.310.403.511.91420647471.314.201.345.40212.108.490.703.1826.8737.60
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos61b39102270366518173800413551129.241.350.393.74310626318.253.152.304.33612.8911.010.852.2038.5740.00
1958Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle81b401193554910422385504445621238.293.372.439.81115633404.328.146.259.36110.8913.861.271.9844.3831.73
1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb151b417491820403140072010012.220.283.363.64633799.250.143.220.2877.0720.202.863.0330.3335.00
1960Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit424298010001001000010.125.222.125.347109.125.000.125.11311.110.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 20 Season(s)Filter240987311196249549012017213111379095586949801922183.286.359.428.78737417829834.301.142.257.0009.718.840.911.7550.7631.34
Washington Senators I Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1805693095619933911081211026125797356573258149144.288.358.428.78629636207769.304.140.253.0009.468.460.891.5657.2731.11
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter30010291292914972614811111141174192316.283.356.420.776432821168.298.137.248.0009.7610.021.032.2339.5828.18
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter221673103190465221221098751233821.282.382.464.84631273789.290.182.328.00012.429.510.772.7930.5938.42
Milwaukee Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7491820403140072010012.220.283.363.64633799.250.143.220.0007.0720.202.863.0330.3335.00
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter98010001001000010.125.222.125.347109.125.000.125.00011.110.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162587801683381288966458351112.286.359.428.78725253661.301.142.257.0009.718.840.911.7550.7631.34

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1939Washington Senators IALMLBws1211B75--690401175741730.9859.73------7698.749.3
1940Washington Senators IALMLBws1221B4--412-543431.00010.75------580.02.6
1941Washington Senators IALMLBws1231B132--1186801012212761266.9929.59------13895.785.7
1942Washington Senators IALMLBws1241B151--1360952610914811455.9829.64------151100.0100.0
1943Washington Senators IALMLBws1251B143--1351751412514401426.9909.97------14598.693.5
1946Washington Senators IALMLBws1281B147--13201011513314361421.9909.67------14899.395.5
1947Washington Senators IALMLBws1291B154--12991051912314231404.9879.12------154100.0100.0
1948Washington Senators IALMLBws1301B150--12971131512814251410.9899.40------150100.098.0
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle311B153--14381551416816071593.99110.41------153100.099.4
1950Washington Senators IALMLBws1321B85--74361893812804.9909.46------9094.455.2
1950Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle321B25--21617128234233.9969.32------2889.316.2
1951Washington Senators IALMLBws1331B137--115787812112521244.9949.08------14197.289.0
1952Washington Senators IALMLBws1341B153--12911151013914161406.9939.19------15499.499.4
1953Washington Senators IALMLBws1351B152--1376941215814821470.9929.67------152100.0100.0
1954Washington Senators IALMLBws1361B148--1365761114414521441.9929.74------15198.096.1
1955Washington Senators IALMLBws1371B144--125869813713351327.9949.22------15096.093.5
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos381B108--930581196999988.9899.15------11990.870.1
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos391B70--66251647719713.99210.19------10268.645.5
1958Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle401B96--774501190835824.9878.58------11980.762.7
1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb411B10--544135958.9835.80------7413.56.4
1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb41OF4--11-1-1211.9172.75------745.42.6
MLB Totals for 1B - 19 season(s)-   1B2237--19808144821120442146721256.9909.50------22370.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF4--11-1-1211.9172.75------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1939Washington Senators IALMLBws121--75--------
1940Washington Senators IALMLBws122--4--------
1941Washington Senators IALMLBws123--132--------
1942Washington Senators IALMLBws124--151--------
1943Washington Senators IALMLBws125--143--------
1946Washington Senators IALMLBws128--147--------
1947Washington Senators IALMLBws129--154--------
1948Washington Senators IALMLBws130--150--------
1949Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31--153--------
1950Washington Senators IALMLBws132--85--------
1950Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32--25--------
1951Washington Senators IALMLBws133--137--------
1952Washington Senators IALMLBws134--153--------
1953Washington Senators IALMLBws135--152--------
1954Washington Senators IALMLBws136--148--------
1955Washington Senators IALMLBws137--144--------
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos38--108--------
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos39--70--------
1958Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle40--96--------
1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb41--10------4-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1960Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit42Hitting Coach1549559.617--1Danny MurtaughWon World Series (Yankees)
1961Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws243Manager16161100.37947.58 
1962Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws244Manager16160101.37335.59 
1963Washington Senators IIALMLBMLBws245Manager16256106.34648.59 
1964Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit46Hitting Coach1628082.49413.06Danny Murtaugh
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln47Assistant Coach1618081.49716.57Red Schoendienst
1977Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon59Hitting Coach1627587.46326.05Dick Williams
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon60Hitting Coach1627686.46914.04Dick Williams
1982New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya64Hitting Coach1627983.48816.05Bob Lemon,Gene Michael,Clyde King
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1960-09-30Released by Pirates. 
1960-09-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1959-10-13Released by Braves. 
1959-04-11TradeTraded by Indians to Braves for Humberto Robinson. 
1958-01-29Claimed on waivers by Indians from Red Sox. 
1955-11-08TradeTraded by Senators with Tom Umphlett, Johnny Schmitz and Bob Porterfield to Red Sox for Al Curtis, Neil Chrisley, Tex Clevenger, Dick Brodowski and Karl Olson. 
1950-06-14TradeTraded by Indians to Senators for Dick Weik. 
1948-12-14TradeTraded by Senators with Early Wynn to Indians for Eddie Robinson, Joe Haynes and Ed Klieman. 
1937-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Senators. 
* 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.