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Yogi BerraTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1946-1965 MLB Years: 1946-1965
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsC-1699, OF-260, 1B-2, 3B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLawrence Peter Berra
Height5-8Weight194BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMay 12,1925PlaceSt. Louis,Missouri
Death DateSeptember 22,2015 [90.133]
High SchoolSt. Mary's (St. Louis,MO)
MLB DebutSeptember 22,1946 [21.133]
OrganizationsNYA [18] NYN [1] Awards3Awards Voting15-1338
TBC Player ID8763Retrosheet IDberry101MLBAM ID110925
RelationshipsFather of Dale Berra
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Player Notes:   The New York Yankees retired his #8 on July 22,1972 (Along with Bill Dickey)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed57Power85Contact68XBH77RBIs67Runs71Hitting81Durability72Team.605Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya38c21722381024001100000.364.391.6821.07315323.316.318.364.4924.354.351.008.7011.0037.50
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya35c22832934182153115401131200007.280.310.464.77413629306.263.184.225.3534.253.920.923.5926.6435.37
1948New York YankeesALMLBnya8c-of23125469701432410149833252412009.305.341.488.82922948497.299.183.237.3785.034.830.962.8233.5033.57
1949New York YankeesALMLBnya8c2411641559115202209121222560006.277.323.480.80319942443.257.203.258.3664.975.641.144.5120.7536.52
1950New York YankeesALMLBnya8c2515159711619230628124425512400011.322.383.533.91631864656.294.211.307.4108.381.830.224.2721.3233.33
1951New York YankeesALMLBnya8c26141547921611942788544420300016.294.350.492.84226950594.268.198.280.3827.413.370.454.5520.2631.06
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya8c2714253497146171309823662441008.273.358.478.83625548605.242.205.326.38410.913.970.364.9617.8032.88
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya8c28137503801492352710803503231007.296.363.523.88626355557.275.227.320.3948.985.750.644.8518.6336.91
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya8c29151584881792862212501562941709.307.367.488.85528556652.291.181.276.3858.594.450.523.3726.5531.28
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya8c301475418414720327108106020725613.272.349.470.81925450615.240.198.311.3629.763.250.334.3920.0434.01
1956New York YankeesALMLBnya8c31140521931552923010532652951578.298.378.534.91227861597.268.236.363.39610.894.860.455.0317.3739.35
1957New York YankeesALMLBnya8c321344827412114224821257241141011.251.329.438.76721140545.221.187.303.33510.464.400.424.4020.0833.06
1958New York YankeesALMLBnya8c3312243360115173229030353520656.266.319.471.79020442476.243.205.293.3437.357.351.004.6219.6836.52
1959New York YankeesALMLBnya8c3413147264134251196912433840256.284.347.462.80921845521.276.178.267.3568.257.290.883.6524.8433.58
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya8c-of3512035946991411562213823304611.276.347.446.79316030404.258.170.279.3499.415.690.613.7123.9330.30
1961New York YankeesALMLBnya8of3611939562107110226120352820547.271.330.466.79618433437.243.195.289.3468.016.410.805.0317.9530.84
1962New York YankeesALMLBnya8c-of3786232255280103501241820547.224.297.388.6859018263.201.164.263.3009.136.840.753.8023.2034.62
1963New York YankeesALMLBnya8c386414720436082810151710124.293.360.497.8577314164.285.204.313.3769.1510.371.134.8818.3832.56
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn8c4049120000000300000.222.222.222.444209.333.000.000.1990.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 19 Season(s)Filter212075551175215032149358143030267044145294449146.285.348.482.83036437288364.262.197.291.0008.424.950.594.2821.1033.86
New York Yankees Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter211675461174214832149358143030267044115294449146.285.348.483.83136417288355.262.198.292.0008.434.920.584.2821.0833.89
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter49120000000300000.222.222.222.444209.333.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625779016425427109225432413411.285.348.482.83027856639.262.197.291.0008.424.950.594.2821.1033.86

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya21C6--286-234341.0005.67------785.73.9
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya22C51--2591885285277.9725.43-----38361.433.1
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya22OF24--48-1-4948.9802.00------8328.915.6
1948New York YankeesALMLBnya23C71--2973675340333.9794.69-----812556.846.1
1948New York YankeesALMLBnya23OF50--934229997.9801.94------12540.032.5
1949New York YankeesALMLBnya24C109--54460718611604.9895.54-----411694.070.8
1950New York YankeesALMLBnya25C148--777641316854841.9855.68-----715198.096.1
1951New York YankeesALMLBnya26C141--693821325788775.9845.50-----3141100.091.6
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya27C140--70073610779773.9925.52-----514298.690.9
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya28C133--5666499639630.9864.74-----813797.188.1
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya29C149--71763814788780.9905.23-----515198.796.8
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya293B1--11--221.0002.00------1510.70.6
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya30C145--748541310815802.9845.53-----314798.694.2
1956New York YankeesALMLBnya31C135--732551115798787.9865.83-----714096.487.7
1956New York YankeesALMLBnya31OF1--12--331.0003.00------1400.70.6
1957New York YankeesALMLBnya32C121--70461412769765.9956.32-----913490.378.6
1957New York YankeesALMLBnya32OF6--3---331.0000.50------1344.53.9
1958New York YankeesALMLBnya33C88--50941-85505501.0006.25-----512272.157.1
1958New York YankeesALMLBnya33OF21--393214442.9552.00------12217.213.6
1958New York YankeesALMLBnya331B2--10--210101.0005.00------1221.61.3
1959New York YankeesALMLBnya34C116--6986129761759.9976.54-----313188.575.3
1959New York YankeesALMLBnya34OF7--8121119.8181.29------1315.34.5
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya35C63--2562236281278.9894.41-----112052.540.9
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya35OF36--5622-6058.9671.61------12030.023.4
1961New York YankeesALMLBnya36OF87--161722170168.9881.93------11973.153.7
1961New York YankeesALMLBnya36C15--768--84841.0005.60-----311912.69.3
1962New York YankeesALMLBnya37C31--1751626193191.9906.16-----18636.019.1
1962New York YankeesALMLBnya37OF28--6314-6864.9412.29------8632.617.3
1963New York YankeesALMLBnya38C35--2441335260257.9887.34-----16454.721.7
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn40C2--1511-1716.9418.00------450.01.2
MLB Totals for C - 19 season(s)-   C1699--873879811017596469536.9895.61-----7616990.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 9 season(s)-   OF260--47220156507492.9701.89------2600.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--10--210101.0005.00------20.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1--11--221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya21-6---------
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya22-51-------24-
1948New York YankeesALMLBnya23-71-------50-
1949New York YankeesALMLBnya24-109---------
1950New York YankeesALMLBnya25-148---------
1951New York YankeesALMLBnya26-141---------
1952New York YankeesALMLBnya27-140---------
1953New York YankeesALMLBnya28-133---------
1954New York YankeesALMLBnya29-149---1-----
1955New York YankeesALMLBnya30-145---------
1956New York YankeesALMLBnya31-135-------1-
1957New York YankeesALMLBnya32-121-------6-
1958New York YankeesALMLBnya33-882------21-
1959New York YankeesALMLBnya34-116-------7-
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya35-63-------36-
1961New York YankeesALMLBnya36-15-------87-
1962New York YankeesALMLBnya37-31-------28-
1963New York YankeesALMLBnya38-35---------
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn40-2---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1947New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB22619230012001200000.158.200.316.5166120.125.158.2115.0010.002.005.0019.0033.33
1949New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB24416210001001300000.063.118.063.1811017.077.000.0635.8817.653.000.000.000.00
1950New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB25415230012002100000.200.294.400.6946117.154.200.33311.765.880.505.8815.0033.33
1951New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB26623461000002100000.261.320.304.6247125.273.043.1308.004.000.500.000.0016.67
1952New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB27728261023002400000.214.267.464.73113330.182.250.3216.6713.332.006.6714.0050.00
1953New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB28621391014003300000.429.500.6191.11913224.471.190.33312.5012.501.004.1721.0022.22
1955New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB307245101012003100000.417.481.5831.06414227.409.166.29211.113.700.333.7024.0020.00
1956New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB317255920310004100000.360.448.8001.24820529.286.440.60013.793.450.2510.348.3355.56
1957New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB32725581012004000000.320.414.480.89412229.292.160.32013.790.000.003.4525.0025.00
1958New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB33727363002001000000.222.250.333.5839328.222.111.1483.570.000.000.000.0050.00
1960New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB35722670018002000000.318.375.455.83010124.286.137.2278.330.000.004.1722.0014.29
1961New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB36411230013005100000.273.500.5451.0456116.222.272.72731.256.250.206.2511.0033.33
1962New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3722000000002000000.000.500.000.500004.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
1963New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3811000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 14 yrs752594171100123900321700000.274.354.452.80611722291.257.178.30111.005.840.534.1221.5830.99

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1963New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya38First Base Coach16110457.646--1Ralph HoukLost World Series (Dodgers)
1964New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya39Manager1629963.611--2 Lost World Series (Cardinals)
1965New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn40Assistant Coach16250112.30947.010Wes Westrum,Casey Stengel
1966New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn41Assistant Coach1616695.41028.59Wes Westrum
1967New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn42Assistant Coach16261101.37740.510Wes Westrum,Salty Parker
1968New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn43Assistant Coach1627389.45124.010Gil Hodges
1969New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn44Assistant Coach16210062.617--1Gil HodgesWon World Series (Orioles)
1970New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn45Assistant Coach1628379.5126.03Gil Hodges
1971New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn46Assistant Coach1628379.51214.04Gil Hodges
1972New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn47Manager1568373.53213.53 
1973New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn48Manager1618279.509--1 Lost World Series (Athletics)
1974New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn49Manager1627191.43817.05 
1975New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn50Manager1628280.50610.54 
1976New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya51Bullpen Coach1599762.610--1Billy MartinLost World Series (Reds)
1977New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya52Bullpen Coach16210062.617--1Billy MartinWon World Series (Dodgers)
1978New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya53Bullpen Coach16310063.613--1Dick Howser,Bob Lemon,Billy MartinWon World Series (Dodgers)
1979New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya54Bench Coach1608971.55613.54Billy Martin,Bob Lemon
1980New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya55Bench Coach16210359.636--1Dick HowserLost ALCS (Royals)
1981New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya56First Base Coach1075948.5512.03Gene Michael,Bob LemonLost World Series (Dodgers)
1982New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya57First Base Coach1627983.48816.05Clyde King,Bob Lemon,Gene Michael
1983New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya58Bench Coach1629171.5627.03Billy Martin
1984New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya59Manager1628775.53717.04 
1985New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya60Manager1619764.6022.02 
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou61Bench Coach1629666.593--1Hal LanierLost NLCS (Mets)
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou62Bench Coach1627686.46914.03Hal Lanier
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou63Bench Coach1628280.50612.55Hal Lanier
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou64Bench Coach1628676.5316.03Art Howe
* 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 [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1951American League Most Valuable Player1
1954American League Most Valuable Player1
1955American League Most Valuable Player1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1965-05-17Released by Mets. 
1965-04-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1963-10-29Released by Yankees. 
1943-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* 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.