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Dick WakefieldHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1941-1952 MLB Years: 1941-1952
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PositionsOF-557Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Cummings Wakefield
Height6-4Weight210BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMay 6,1921PlaceChicago,Illinois
Death DateAugust 26,1985 [64.112]
CollegeUniversity of Michigan (Ann Arbor,MI)
MLB DebutJune 26,1941 [20.051]
OrganizationsDET [7] NY1 [1] NYA [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-200
TBC Player ID19287Retrosheet IDwaked101MLBAM ID123800
RelationshipsSon of Howard Wakefield
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed51Power89Contact41XBH78RBIs53Runs54Hitting75Durability46Team.558Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet24of2077010000000100000.143.143.143.286107.167.000.000.1340.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1943Detroit TigersALMLBdet2of2215563391200388779456260020023.316.377.434.81127553697.341.118.215.3868.908.610.971.0090.4326.50
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet2of23782765398155125322552910003.355.464.5761.04015932332.366.221.420.47916.578.730.533.6123.0032.65
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet4of2511139664106115125935595512005.268.364.412.77616328458.286.144.288.36812.8812.010.932.6233.0026.42
1947Detroit TigersALMLBdet4of261123685910415585114804414008.283.412.416.82815328453.304.133.342.39317.669.710.551.7746.0026.92
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet4of271103225089205115301705501006.276.406.472.87815236393.305.196.410.40817.8113.990.792.8029.2740.45
1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet4of285912617263161900322401004.206.367.389.7564910159.208.183.437.36220.1315.090.753.7721.0038.46
1950New York YankeesALMLBnya92932010001001100000.500.667.5001.1671031.000.000.500.55733.3333.331.000.000.000.00
1952New York GiantsNLMLBny1263132000000001100001.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.24133.3333.331.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter6382132334625102295631510173602703100050.293.396.447.8439531872505.315.154.319.00014.3710.780.752.2438.0729.92
Detroit Tigers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter6322128334624102295631410173582683100049.293.396.447.8439521872499.315.154.319.00014.3310.720.752.2438.0029.97
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter32010001001100000.500.667.5001.1671031.000.000.500.00033.3333.331.000.000.000.00
New York Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter32000000001100001.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.00033.3333.331.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162541851592671480349169130013.293.396.447.84324247636.315.154.319.00014.3710.780.752.2438.0729.92

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet20OF1--1---111.0001.00------714.30.6
1943Detroit TigersALMLBdet22OF155--31411141339325.9592.10------155100.0100.6
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet23OF78--155361164158.9632.03------78100.050.6
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet25OF104--210681224216.9642.08------11193.767.5
1947Detroit TigersALMLBdet26OF101--19710112218207.9502.05------11290.265.6
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet27OF86--1983111212201.9482.34------11078.255.8
1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet28OF32--713-174741.0002.31------5954.220.8
MLB Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF557--11463650712321182.9592.12------5570.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1941Detroit TigersALMLBdet20---------1-
1943Detroit TigersALMLBdet22---------155-
1944Detroit TigersALMLBdet23---------78-
1946Detroit TigersALMLBdet25---------104-
1947Detroit TigersALMLBdet26---------101-
1948Detroit TigersALMLBdet27---------86-
1949Detroit TigersALMLBdet28---------32-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1952-05-19Released by Giants. 
1952-04-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1949-12-17TradeTraded by Tigers to Yankees for Dick Kryhoski. 
1941-06-21ContractSigned 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.