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Spud ChandlerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1937-1947 MLB Years: 1937-1947
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsP-211Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSpurgeon Ferdinand Chandler
Height6-0Weight181BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 12,1907PlaceCommerce,Georgia
Death DateJanuary 9,1990 [82.119]
High SchoolCarnesville (Carnesville,GA)
CollegeUniversity of Georgia (Athens,GA)
MLB DebutMay 6,1937 [29.237]
OrganizationsNYA [11] Awards1Awards Voting3-261
TBC Player ID9794Retrosheet IDchans101MLBAM ID112187
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for New York Yankees in 1946-1947
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts51Walks73Hittable70SO/BB65vsPower70Hitting50Durability56Team.619Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya21ST301454.032323014200172.01838677747360101.349.580.372.461.880.77.7373.85
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya21,27Rel31302.8411011005019.026760941001.8412.32--4.261.890.441.0003.97
1940New York YankeesALMLBnya21ST32874.60272436120172.0184100881260561001.429.630.633.142.930.93.5334.14
1941New York YankeesALMLBnya21S/R331043.192820811454163.21466858560603001.268.030.273.303.301.00.7143.43
1942New York YankeesALMLBnya21ST341652.382424017300200.217664531374744101.257.890.583.323.321.00.7623.63
1943New York YankeesALMLBnya21ST352041.643030020500253.019762465541343100.997.010.181.924.772.48.8332.25
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya21,28ST36004.5011000006.06331111001.179.001.501.501.501.00-4.87
1945New York YankeesALMLBnya28ST37214.65440210031.030161627121001.198.710.582.033.481.71.6673.28
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya21ST382082.103432220622257.020071607901383101.136.990.243.154.831.53.7142.71
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya21ST39952.461716113200128.01004135441682101.107.030.282.884.781.66.6432.80
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter109432.8421118427109261461483.013275494686446361420501.218.040.392.813.721.33.7170.67
New York Yankees Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter109432.8421118427109261461483.013275494686446361420501.218.040.392.813.721.33.717-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1662.843127416421220.01978169969913101.218.040.392.813.721.33.7270.67
SELECT * FROM batting WHERE playerid = 9794 and pa > 0 ORDER BY Seq,statType

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya21p302369101410340012303000.203.214.348.56224473.256.145.159.2511.3731.5123.004.1123.0028.57
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya21,27p31115221001001100000.400.500.6001.100316.500.200.400.49616.6716.671.000.000.0050.00
1940New York YankeesALMLBnya21p3227605910270043114000.150.215.267.48216369.259.117.183.2265.8044.937.752.9030.0033.33
1941New York YankeesALMLBnya21p33286041100040011803000.183.197.183.38011064.262.000.017.1811.5628.1318.000.000.000.00
1942New York YankeesALMLBnya21p34247161520050081406000.211.291.239.53017285.263.028.141.2649.4116.471.750.000.0013.33
1943New York YankeesALMLBnya21p35309792550270012233004.258.287.371.658367104.315.113.124.3140.9621.1522.001.9248.5028.00
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya21,28p3611000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1945New York YankeesALMLBnya28p37412140004000100000.333.333.333.6664012.364.000.000.3170.008.330.000.000.000.00
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya21p38349491452030022705003.149.167.245.412237101.209.096.117.1911.9826.7313.500.000.0050.00
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya21p39174951230240011003002.245.260.429.68921553.270.184.204.3121.8918.8710.003.7724.5041.67
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter211548531101829450120154433009.201.234.290.52415929605.262.089.124.0003.3125.457.701.4960.8926.36
Average MLB - Per 162 games16242141841427350115118325007.201.234.290.52412222465.262.089.124.0003.3125.457.701.4960.8926.36

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1937New York YankeesALMLBnya29P12-82923-132321.0002.670.39-----12100.07.8
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya30P23-1721850-368681.0002.960.40-----23100.015.1
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya31P11-1917--881.0000.730.42-----11100.07.3
1940New York YankeesALMLBnya32P27-172450235654.9642.000.31-----27100.017.5
1941New York YankeesALMLBnya33P28-1631542115857.9832.040.35-----28100.018.2
1942New York YankeesALMLBnya34P24-2002546287371.9732.960.36-----24100.015.6
1943New York YankeesALMLBnya35P30-2531063347673.9612.430.29-----30100.019.5
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya36P1-6-3--331.0003.000.50-----1100.00.6
1945New York YankeesALMLBnya37P4-3155--10101.0002.500.32-----4100.02.6
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya38P34-2571360177473.9862.150.28-----34100.022.1
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya39P17-128636114342.9772.470.33-----17100.011.0
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P211-14831063851028501491.9802.330.33-----2110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1937New York YankeesALMLBnya2912----------
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya3023----------
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya3111----------
1940New York YankeesALMLBnya3227----------
1941New York YankeesALMLBnya3328----------
1942New York YankeesALMLBnya3424----------
1943New York YankeesALMLBnya3530----------
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya361----------
1945New York YankeesALMLBnya374----------
1946New York YankeesALMLBnya3834----------
1947New York YankeesALMLBnya3917----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1941New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB33013.601005.0422201.207.200.003.603.601.000.00.000
1942New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB34011.082018.1511300.745.400.001.083.243.000.00.000
1943New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB35200.5022018.017131001.118.500.001.505.003.330.001.000
1947New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB39003.181005.2223100.963.180.004.761.590.330.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 4 yrs221.46606200137.028060916001.006.810.002.193.891.780.00.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1941New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3312010001000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1942New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3422000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1943New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3526010000000200000.167.167.167.334106.250.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs510020001000300000.200.200.200.4002010.286.000.0000.0030.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1957Kansas City AthleticsALMLBMLBkc149Assistant Coach1535994.38638.57Harry Craft,Lou Boudreau
1958Kansas City AthleticsALMLBMLBkc150Assistant Coach1547381.47419.07Harry Craft
* 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
1943American League Most Valuable Player1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1948-04-12Released 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.