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Paul WanerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1926-1945 MLB Years: 1926-1945
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PositionsOF-2288, 1B-73Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NamePaul Glee Waner
Height5-8Weight153BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 16,1903PlaceHarrah,Oklahoma
Death DateAugust 29,1965 [62.135]
High SchoolCentral (Oklahoma City,OK)
CollegeEast Central University (Ada,OK)
MLB DebutApril 13,1926 [22.363]
OrganizationsPIT [15] BRO [3] BSN [2] NYA [2] Awards1Awards Voting8-230
TBC Player ID19376Retrosheet IDwanep101MLBAM ID123905
RelationshipsBrother of Lloyd Waner
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Player Notes:   The Pittsburgh Pirates retired his #11 on July 21, 2007
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power70Contact37XBH62RBIs39Runs56Hitting89Durability83Team.526Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1926Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-of2314453610118035228791106619412000.336.413.528.94128365618.338.192.336.43010.683.070.291.2967.0036.11
1927Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-of2415562311423742189131506014323000.380.437.549.98634269709.380.169.273.4508.461.970.231.2769.2229.11
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-of251526021422235019686607716513000.370.446.547.99332975697.374.177.314.45111.052.300.210.86100.3333.63
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-of261515961312004315151001508924315000.336.424.534.95831873703.332.198.372.43112.663.410.272.1339.7336.50
1930Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-of2714558911721732188771805718415000.368.428.525.95330958665.371.157.284.4258.572.710.321.2073.6326.73
1931Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-of28150559881803510670607321410000.322.404.453.85725351646.327.131.272.39711.303.250.290.9393.1728.33
1932Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11of291546301072156210882130562429000.341.397.510.90732180697.346.169.278.4078.033.440.431.1578.7537.21
1933Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11of3015461810119138167703060202140010.309.372.456.82828261694.311.147.249.3818.652.880.331.0188.2931.94
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11of3114659912221732161490806824280015.362.429.539.96832362677.362.177.304.43810.043.550.352.0742.7928.57
1935Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11of3213954998176291211782061223100015.321.392.477.86926252623.320.156.271.3969.793.530.361.7749.9129.55
1936Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11of33148585107218539594707429340015.373.446.520.96630467666.387.147.285.44211.114.350.390.75117.0030.73
1937Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11of3415461994219309274406334080011.354.413.441.85427341690.372.087.195.3979.134.930.540.29309.5018.72
1938Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11of3514862577175316669204728170016.280.331.378.70923643680.286.098.176.3296.914.120.600.88104.1724.57
1939Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11of36125461621513063450035180100012.328.375.438.81320239506.336.110.187.3746.923.560.510.59153.6725.83
1940Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit9,18of3789238326916113200231400004.290.352.378.7309018261.305.088.185.3398.815.360.610.38238.0026.09
1941Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro24of381135560004008001002.171.326.171.4976044.171.000.229.26818.180.000.000.000.000.00
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn31,37of3895294408210224610471400008.279.378.347.72510214341.288.068.231.35013.784.110.300.59147.0017.07
1941Totals for NL-NL         1063294588102250105514010010.267.372.328.70010814385.275.061.231.34114.293.640.250.52164.5015.91
1942Boston BravesNLMLBbsn8of39114333438617113920622018007.258.376.324.70010819404.272.066.258.34515.354.950.320.25333.0022.09
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro1of408222529701601260035916009.311.406.396.8028917267.321.085.240.38813.113.370.260.37225.0024.29
1944Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro1of41831361639410160027701003.287.405.331.736455164.302.044.243.36116.464.270.260.000.0012.82
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya244197110001102100000.143.333.143.476109.167.000.429.26722.2211.110.500.000.000.00
1944Totals for MLB-MLB         921431740410171029801003.280.401.322.723465173.296.042.252.35716.764.620.280.000.0012.50
1945New York YankeesALMLBnya224210000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.737100.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 20 Season(s)Filter25499459162731526051911131309104010913763817400127.333.404.473.877447890910762.339.140.267.00010.143.490.341.0583.7128.84
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter215484291493286855818710911771000909325361580098.340.407.490.89741278549532.345.150.269.0009.543.410.361.1477.3329.78
Boston Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter209627831682733853010934180015.268.377.335.71221033745.280.067.246.00014.634.560.310.40209.0019.64
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17639650115201146007016180014.290.398.354.75214022475.301.064.240.00014.743.370.230.21396.0019.13
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter107110001103100000.143.400.143.5431010.167.000.571.00030.0010.000.330.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626011032003812783706924211008.333.404.473.87728558684.339.140.267.00010.143.490.341.0583.7128.84

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1926Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23OF139--3072183336328.9762.36------14496.590.8
1927Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24OF143--3262074353346.9802.42------15592.392.9
1927Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit241B14--104538112109.9737.79------1559.09.1
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25OF131--299148-321313.9752.39------15286.286.2
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit251B24--2348417246242.98410.08------15215.815.8
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26OF143--3281555348343.9862.40------15194.793.5
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit261B7--703-273731.00010.43------1514.64.6
1930Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27OF143--3449154368353.9592.47------14598.692.9
1931Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28OF138--3422898379370.9762.68------15092.089.6
1931Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit281B10--993-101021021.00010.20------1506.76.5
1932Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29OF154--36713103390380.9742.47------154100.0100.0
1933Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30OF154--3461672369362.9812.35------154100.0100.0
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31OF145--3231551343338.9852.33------14699.396.7
1935Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32OF136--2831352301296.9832.18------13997.888.9
1936Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33OF145--32315147352338.9602.33------14898.094.2
1937Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34OF150--2711693296287.9701.91------15497.497.4
1937Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit341B3--273233230.93810.00------1541.91.9
1938Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit35OF147--284117-302295.9772.01------14899.398.0
1939Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36OF106--2061254223218.9782.06------12584.869.3
1940Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37OF45--6231-6665.9851.44------8950.629.2
1940Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit371B8--8861129594.98911.75------899.05.2
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn38OF77--129753141136.9651.77------9581.150.0
1941Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro38OF9--12-1-1312.9231.33------1181.85.8
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn381B7--1912-2220.9092.86------957.44.5
1942Boston BravesNLMLBbsn39OF94--150653161156.9691.66------11482.563.5
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro40OF57--116451125120.9602.11------8269.537.3
1944Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro41OF32--5431-5857.9831.78------8338.620.8
MLB Totals for OF - 19 season(s)-   OF2288--48722411325352455113.9752.23------22880.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B73--641291252682670.9829.18------730.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1926Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23---------139-
1927Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24--14------143-
1928Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25--24------131-
1929Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26--7------143-
1930Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27---------143-
1931Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28--10------138-
1932Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29---------154-
1933Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30---------154-
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31---------145-
1935Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32---------136-
1936Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33---------145-
1937Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34--3------150-
1938Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit35---------147-
1939Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36---------106-
1940Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37--8------45-
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn38--7------77-
1941Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro38---------9-
1942Boston BravesNLMLBbsn39---------94-
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro40---------57-
1944Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro41---------32-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1927Pittsburgh PiratesWorld SeriesMLB24415051003000100000.333.333.400.7336115.357.067.0670.006.670.000.000.0020.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs415051003000100000.333.333.400.7336115.357.067.0670.006.670.000.000.0020.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi62Hitting Coach1618576.52811.56Gene Mauch
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1927National League Most Valuable Player1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1945-05-03Released by Yankees. 
1944-09-01Released by Dodgers. 
1944-09-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1943-01-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1943-01-19Released by Braves. 
1941-05-24ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1941-05-11Released by Dodgers. 
1941-01-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1940-12-05Released by Pirates. 
* 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.