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George AltmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1959-1967 MLB Years: 1959-1967
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PositionsOF-783, 1B-47Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGeorge Lee Altman
Height6-4Weight200BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 20,1933 [85.125]PlaceGoldsboro,North Carolina
High SchoolDiller (Goldsboro,NC)
CollegeTennessee State University (Nashville,TN)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1955 by the Chicago Cubs.
MLB DebutApril 11,1959 [26.022]
OrganizationsCHN [7] NYN [1] SLN [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-9
TBC Player ID8161Retrosheet IDaltmg101MLBAM ID110199
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed80Power73Contact48XBH65RBIs72Runs63Hitting69Durability69Team.433Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21of2613542054103144124710348076148.245.312.383.69516130468.277.138.221.3107.2617.092.352.5635.0029.13
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21of271193345089164135143326712364.266.330.455.78515233372.296.189.287.3428.6018.012.093.4925.6937.08
1961Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21of28138518771572812279662409244734.303.353.560.91329067573.320.257.342.3926.9816.062.304.7119.1942.68
1962Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21of291475347417027522741976289502148.318.393.511.90427354603.348.193.331.39310.2814.761.443.6524.2731.76
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26of3013546462127187947134479322627.274.339.401.74018634521.321.127.248.3299.0217.851.981.7351.5626.77
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn2of31124422489714194742187012248.230.262.332.59414024445.255.102.149.2624.0415.733.892.0246.8924.74
1965Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21of329019624467142332193601021.235.302.342.6446712216.269.107.209.2908.8016.671.891.8549.0026.09
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21of338818519416051722143702033.222.276.335.6116211201.252.113.189.2696.9718.412.642.4937.0026.83
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn21,29of341518122001002800000.111.200.222.4224220.200.111.222.20110.0040.004.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter99130914098321323410140352222685722019213843.269.329.432.76113352673419.300.163.259.0007.8416.732.132.9530.6032.09
Chicago Cubs Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter7322205299608100268330935162034091715133228.276.340.458.79810092092453.304.182.283.0008.2816.672.013.3826.5734.38
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13546462127187947134479322627.274.339.401.74018634521.321.127.248.0009.0217.851.981.7351.5626.77
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter124422489714194742187012248.230.262.332.59414024445.255.102.149.0004.0415.733.892.0246.8924.74
Average MLB - Per 162 games16250567136226176694449433367.269.329.432.76121844559.300.163.259.0007.8416.732.132.9530.6032.09

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1959Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26OF121--278732288285.9902.36------13589.678.6
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27OF79--14421-147146.9931.85------11966.451.3
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn271B21--16414115179178.9948.48------11917.613.6
1961Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28OF130--2581162275269.9782.07------13894.284.4
1961Chicago CubsNLMLBchn281B3--201-321211.0007.00------1382.21.9
1962Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29OF129--234873249242.9721.88------14787.879.6
1962Chicago CubsNLMLBchn291B16--1218-131291291.0008.06------14710.99.9
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30OF124--220851233228.9791.84------13591.976.5
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn31OF109--2021273221214.9681.96------12487.967.3
1965Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32OF45--66-4-7066.9431.47------9050.027.8
1965Chicago CubsNLMLBchn321B2--12--112121.0006.00------902.21.2
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33OF42--4242-4846.9581.10------8847.725.9
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn331B4--272-129291.0007.25------884.52.5
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34OF4--2---221.0000.50------1526.72.5
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn341B1--2--1221.0002.00------156.70.6
MLB Totals for OF - 9 season(s)-   OF783--144652351115331498.9771.91------7830.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B47--34625134372371.9977.89------470.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1959Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26---------121-
1960Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27--21------79-
1961Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28--3------130-
1962Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29--16------129-
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30---------124-
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn31---------109-
1965Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32--2------45-
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33--4------42-
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34--1------4-

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1961MLB Player of the Month (June)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1965-01-15TradeTraded by Mets to Cubs for Billy Cowan. 
1963-11-04TradeTraded by Cardinals with Bill Wakefield to Mets for Roger Craig. 
1962-10-17TradeTraded by Cubs with Moe Thacker and Don Cardwell to Cardinals for Jimmie Schaffer, Lindy McDaniel and Larry Jackson. 
1956-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs. 
* 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.