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Cy YoungTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1890-1911 MLB Years: 1890-1911
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World Series Champion
PositionsP-906, 1B-5Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDenton True Young
Height6-2Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 29,1867PlaceGilmore,Ohio
Death DateNovember 4,1955 [88.220]
MLB DebutAugust 6,1890 [23.130]
OrganizationsCL4 [9] [7] BOS [4] SLN [2] BSN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID20035Retrosheet IDyounc102MLBAM ID124692
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Player Notes:   Threw a perfect game on September 18,1897 against the Cincinnati Reds, on May 5,1904 against the Philadelphia Athletics and a no-hitter on June 30,1908 against the New York Highlanders ... Opening Day Starter for Boston Americans in 1903-1907, Boston Red Sox in 1908 ... Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 1995
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks96Hittable71SO/BB95vsPower71Hitting47Durability94Team.509Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1890Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4ST23973.471716116010147.21458757630397001.198.840.371.832.381.30.5633.58
1891Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4ST2427222.855546943082423.2431244134414014712001.359.160.082.973.121.05.5513.10
1892Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4ST2536121.935349448940453.036315897811816813001.067.210.162.343.341.42.7502.80
1893Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4ST2634163.365346742171422.24422301581010310214001.299.410.212.192.170.99.6803.93
1894Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4ST2726213.945247544251408.2488265179191061084001.4510.750.422.332.381.02.5534.78
1895Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4ST2835103.264740736470369.236317713410751216001.188.840.241.832.951.61.7784.03
1896Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4ST2928153.245146542543414.047721414976214010001.3010.360.151.353.042.26.6513.42
1897Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4ST3021193.804638835270333.23911891417498814001.3210.550.191.322.371.80.5253.51
1898Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4ST3125132.534641540150377.23871671066411019001.139.220.140.982.412.46.6582.76
1899St. Louis PerfectosNLMLBslnST3226162.584442240421369.036817310610441116101.128.970.241.072.702.52.6193.04
1900St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBslnST3319193.004135632460321.03371441077361157101.169.440.201.013.223.19.5002.73
1901Boston AmericansALMLBbosST3433101.624341238520371.0324112676371582000.977.850.150.903.834.27.7672.58
1902Boston AmericansALMLBbosST3532112.154543241310384.2350136926531603001.058.190.141.243.743.02.7442.45
1903Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl-ST362892.084035534752341.2294115796371765000.977.740.160.974.644.76.7572.28
1904Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl-ST3726161.9743412401021380.0327104836292004000.947.740.140.694.746.90.6191.80
1905Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl-ST3818191.823833531450320.224899653302106000.876.960.080.845.897.00.4861.61
1906Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl-ST3913213.193934528042287.22881371023251405101.099.010.090.784.385.60.3821.79
1907Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST4021151.994337633652343.0286101763511476000.987.500.081.343.852.88.5831.88
1908Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-ST4121111.263633330332299.023068421371504000.896.920.031.114.524.05.6561.51
1909Cleveland NapsALMLBcln-ST4219152.263534130310295.0267110744591096001.118.150.121.803.331.85.5592.25
1910Cleveland NapsALMLBcln-ST437102.532120114100163.01496246027587001.088.21--1.493.202.15.4122.11
1911Cleveland NapsALMLBcln-ST44343.88770400046.0542820213201001.4510.490.392.533.881.54.4293.31
1911Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-ST44453.7111110820080.0834733415355001.239.340.451.693.942.33.4443.11
MLB Totals - 22 Season(s)Filter5113162.63906815917497684177347.270923167214713812172803156301.138.680.171.493.432.30.618-0.02
Cleveland Spiders Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter2411353.1042036951346244873347.034871731115577724101489001.269.370.211.942.721.40.641-
Boston Pilgrims Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter85652.2316014317133211651328.011574553291812172620100.967.830.120.824.916.00.567-
Boston Americans Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter65211.898884479830755.167424815912903185001.018.020.141.073.793.53.756-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter42261.657970963984642.051616911848829710000.947.230.061.234.163.38.618-
Cleveland Naps Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter29292.506361248410504.247020014069918714001.138.380.111.773.331.89.500-
St. Louis Perfectos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter26162.584442240421369.036817310610441116101.128.970.241.072.702.52.619-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter19193.004135632460321.03371441077361157101.169.440.201.013.223.19.500-
Boston Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter453.7111110820080.0834733415355001.239.340.451.693.942.33.444-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1592.632724322231220.02129564436845001.138.680.171.493.432.30.625-0.02

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1890Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4p231765682004100800000.123.123.154.27710265.140.031.046.1310.0012.310.000.000.0025.00
1891Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4p245517423295211820113000000.167.216.236.452418185.196.069.144.2225.9516.222.730.54174.0027.59
1892Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4p25531961431501153073410000.158.191.199.390396204.186.041.092.1933.4316.674.860.49196.0019.35
1893Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4p26531872344401272041500000.235.251.273.524515191.251.038.070.2522.097.853.750.52187.0011.36
1894Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4p27521862440842264022000000.215.223.333.5566214188.232.118.151.2451.0610.6410.001.0693.0035.00
1895Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4p284714020305201300112012000.214.276.279.555397154.250.065.143.2717.1412.991.820.000.0023.33
1896Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4p295318031521133281041502000.289.304.433.7377817186.302.144.172.3362.158.063.751.6160.0032.69
1897Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4p3048153143443019402013000.222.237.288.525447159.222.066.105.2461.260.000.000.000.0020.59
1898Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4p3147154203941213208025000.253.299.331.630517169.243.078.143.3074.730.000.001.1877.0017.95
1899St. Louis PerfectosNLMLBslnp3244148223253118102006000.216.227.311.538469156.211.095.115.2501.280.000.000.64148.0028.13
1900St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBslnp3341124132251113103021000.177.209.258.467327130.171.081.113.2232.310.000.000.77124.0031.82
1901Boston AmericansALMLBbosp3445153203225017106013000.209.244.288.532447163.209.079.124.2513.680.000.000.000.0021.88
1902Boston AmericansALMLBbosp3545148173441112005001000.230.255.291.546436154.224.061.095.2623.250.000.000.65148.0017.65
1903Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl-p3641137214463114204005000.321.340.431.7715910146.316.110.153.3602.740.000.000.68137.0022.73
1904Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl-p3743148143333110100001000.223.223.304.527457149.218.081.088.2480.000.000.000.67148.0021.21
1905Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl-p383812081821210004002000.150.177.233.410285126.136.083.117.2003.170.000.001.5960.0027.78
1906Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl-p39401049163205003002000.154.178.221.399235109.154.067.096.1942.750.000.000.000.0031.25
1907Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p404612510271015301011000.216.228.248.476312128.210.032.064.2340.780.000.000.78125.007.41
1908Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-p41361159263008000002000.226.226.252.478293117.226.026.026.2300.000.000.000.000.0011.54
1909Cleveland NapsALMLBcln-p42351076212007101006000.196.204.215.419232114.196.019.037.2040.880.000.000.000.009.52
1910Cleveland NapsALMLBcln-p432155083105003013000.145.203.236.43913462.145.091.145.2194.840.000.000.000.0050.00
1911Cleveland NapsALMLBcln-p44716110000000000000.063.063.063.1261016.063.000.000.0600.000.000.000.000.000.00
1911Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-p441125020003000805000.080.080.080.1602030.118.000.000.0770.0026.670.000.000.000.00
1911Totals for MLB-MLB         1841130003000805000.073.073.073.1463046.091.000.000.0700.0017.390.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 22 Season(s)Filter9182960325623873518290290811501050000.210.234.282.5168341403101.217.072.108.0002.614.841.850.58164.4422.47
Cleveland Spiders Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter425143517530748151016319049142512000.214.242.289.531415731501.231.075.123.0003.269.462.900.67143.5023.78
Boston Pilgrims Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1625095211114943930110010000.218.235.305.54015527530.212.087.114.0002.080.000.000.75127.2524.32
Boston Americans Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter903013766661291011014000.219.249.289.5388713317.217.070.110.0003.470.000.000.32301.0019.70
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter82240195340113301013000.221.227.250.477605245.218.029.046.0000.410.000.000.41240.009.43
Cleveland Naps Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6317873051012104019000.169.191.208.399376192.169.039.067.0002.080.000.000.000.0020.00
St. Louis Perfectos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter44148223253118102006000.216.227.311.538469156.211.095.115.0001.280.000.000.64148.0028.13
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter41124132251113103021000.177.209.258.467327130.171.081.113.0002.310.000.000.77124.0031.82
Boston Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1125020003000805000.080.080.080.1602030.118.000.000.0000.0026.670.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625225711015635150142629000.210.234.282.51614725547.217.072.108.0002.614.841.850.58164.4422.47

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1890Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl423P17--6406-5246.8852.71------17100.012.9
1891Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl424P55--10899-10899.9171.80------55100.039.6
1892Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl425P53--1912287149141.9462.66------53100.035.6
1893Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl426P53--2711281147139.9462.62------53100.041.4
1894Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl427P52--1610874131124.9472.38------52100.040.3
1895Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl428P47--1512062141135.9572.87------47100.036.2
1896Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl429P51--8145123165153.9273.00------5396.239.8
1896Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4291B3--91--10101.0003.33------535.72.3
1897Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl430P46--16889-113104.9202.26------4895.835.1
1897Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl4301B2--13-211513.8676.50------484.21.5
1898Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl431P46--1212242138134.9712.91------4797.930.9
1899St. Louis PerfectosNLMLBsln32P44--131179-139130.9352.95------44100.029.1
1900St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33P41--127911110291.8922.22------41100.029.3
1901Boston AmericansALMLBbos34P43--1210533120117.9752.72------4595.631.6
1902Boston AmericansALMLBbos35P45--1082749992.9292.04------45100.032.8
1903Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl36P40-341686549792.9482.300.27-----4197.629.0
1904Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl37P43-38071037-117110.9402.560.29-----43100.027.9
1905Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl38P38-320287319289.9672.340.28-----38100.025.0
1906Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl39P39-287881619589.9372.280.31-----4097.525.3
1907Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40P43-343583629488.9362.050.26-----4693.528.9
1908Boston Red SoxALMLBbos41P36-299562327067.9571.860.22-----36100.023.4
1909Cleveland NapsALMLBcln42P35-29510889110798.9162.800.33-----35100.022.9
1910Cleveland NapsALMLBcln43P21-1636626-7468.9193.240.42-----21100.013.8
1911Boston BravesNLMLBbsn44P11-80321112524.9602.180.30-----11100.07.3
1911Cleveland NapsALMLBcln44P7-46112111413.9291.860.28-----7100.04.6
MLB Totals for P - 22 season(s)-   P906-255422920141464023892243.9392.480.88-----9060.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B5--221212523.9204.60------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1890Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl42317----------
1891Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl42455----------
1892Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl42553----------
1893Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl42653----------
1894Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl42752----------
1895Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl42847----------
1896Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl42951-3--------
1897Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl43046-2--------
1898Cleveland SpidersNLMLBcl43146----------
1899St. Louis PerfectosNLMLBsln3244----------
1900St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3341----------
1901Boston AmericansALMLBbos3443----------
1902Boston AmericansALMLBbos3545----------
1903Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl3640----------
1904Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl3743----------
1905Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl3838----------
1906Boston PilgrimsALMLBbpl3939----------
1907Boston Red SoxALMLBbos4043----------
1908Boston Red SoxALMLBbos4136----------
1909Cleveland NapsALMLBcln4235----------
1910Cleveland NapsALMLBcln4321----------
1911Boston BravesNLMLBbsn4411----------
1911Cleveland NapsALMLBcln447----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1903Boston PilgrimsWorld SeriesMLB36211.8543034.031741701.038.210.001.064.504.250.00.667
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs211.85404300034.031070417001.038.210.001.064.504.250.00.667

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1903Boston PilgrimsWorld SeriesMLB36415120103000300000.133.133.267.4004115.167.134.1330.0020.000.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs415120103000300000.133.133.267.4004115.167.134.1330.0020.000.000.000.0050.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1907Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos40Manager1495990.39632.57 
* 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
2009-02-18TradeTraded by Red Sox to Indians for Jack Ryan, Charlie Chech and Cash. 
1911-07-01Claimed on waivers by Braves from Indians. 
* 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.