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Babe YoungHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1936-1948 MLB Years: 1936-1948
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Positions1B-545, OF-79Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNorman Robert Young
Height6-2Weight185BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 1,1915PlaceAstoria,New York
Death DateDecember 25,1983 [68.177]
High SchoolGeorge Washington (New York,NY)
CollegeFordham University (New York,NY)
MLB DebutSeptember 26,1936 [21.087]
OrganizationsNY1 [7] CIN [2] SLN [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-16
TBC Player ID20011Retrosheet IDyounb102MLBAM ID124709
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed44Power83Contact50XBH76RBIs64Runs45Hitting73Durability60Team.499Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1936New York GiantsNLMLBny1-2011000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1939New York GiantsNLMLBny1211b23227582340314005631000.307.373.480.85336784.303.173.240.3905.957.141.203.5725.0030.43
1940New York GiantsNLMLBny151b241495567515927417101406928250011.286.367.441.80824548632.278.155.286.37010.924.430.412.6932.7130.19
1941New York GiantsNLMLBny151b251525749015228525104106639540012.265.346.462.80826558649.249.197.314.37210.176.010.593.8522.9638.16
1942New York GiantsNLMLBny128of261012873780171115910342252004.279.365.460.82513229328.272.181.303.39010.376.710.653.3526.0936.25
1946New York GiantsNLMLBny151b30104291308111073330302100005.278.346.388.73411318321.281.110.223.3499.356.540.702.1841.5722.22
1947New York GiantsNLMLBny114311414011000000100000.071.071.143.2142114.077.072.071.0950.007.140.000.000.00100.00
1947Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin171b319536455103213147900352622008.283.349.473.82217238403.275.190.286.3778.686.450.743.4726.0036.89
1947Totals for NL-NL         10937855104223147900352722008.275.340.460.80017439417.267.185.278.3688.396.470.773.3627.0037.50
1948Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin171b324913011307211200191201001.231.329.338.6674410150.248.107.254.32012.678.000.630.67130.0033.33
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln101b32411111427521130016600003.243.339.351.690398127.250.108.252.32912.604.720.380.79111.0029.63
1948Totals for NL-NL         90241255712422500351801004.237.333.344.6778318277.249.107.253.32412.646.500.510.72120.5031.58
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter728240332065612117794159027416117150044.273.352.436.78810482172709.267.163.281.00010.115.940.592.9230.4233.08
New York Giants Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter54317982404968810633119020411715120032.276.354.441.7957931612029.268.165.284.00010.055.770.573.1028.5432.46
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14449466133285159100543823009.269.344.437.78121648553.268.168.277.0009.766.870.702.7132.9336.09
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter411111427521130016600003.243.339.351.690398127.250.108.252.00012.604.720.380.79111.0029.63
Average MLB - Per 162 games162535711462741892206136430010.273.352.436.78823348603.267.163.281.00010.115.940.592.9230.4233.08

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1939New York GiantsNLMLBny1231B22--2149418227223.98210.14------22100.014.6
1940New York GiantsNLMLBny1241B147--1505861311216041591.99210.82------14998.796.7
1941New York GiantsNLMLBny1251B150--1395872112415031482.9869.88------15298.798.0
1942New York GiantsNLMLBny126OF54--101432108105.9721.94------10153.535.5
1942New York GiantsNLMLBny1261B18--15912311174171.9839.50------10117.811.8
1946New York GiantsNLMLBny1301B49--45224625482476.9889.71------10447.131.8
1946New York GiantsNLMLBny130OF24--40-1-4140.9761.67------10423.115.6
1947Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin311B93--73056866794786.9908.45------9597.960.4
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln321B35--2668123275274.9967.83------4185.422.7
1948Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32OF1--2---221.0002.00------492.00.7
1948Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin321B31--26121231284282.9939.10------4963.320.3
MLB Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B545--49823035841053435285.9899.70------5450.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF79--143442151147.9741.86------790.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1939New York GiantsNLMLBny123--22--------
1940New York GiantsNLMLBny124--147--------
1941New York GiantsNLMLBny125--150--------
1942New York GiantsNLMLBny126--18------54-
1946New York GiantsNLMLBny130--49------24-
1947Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31--93--------
1948St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32--35--------
1948Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32--31------1-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1948-10-04Released by Cardinals. 
1948-07-26TradeTraded by Reds to Cardinals for Ken Burkhart. 
1947-06-07TradeTraded by Giants to Reds for Joe Beggs. 
* 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.