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Kirby Higbe AS-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1937-1950


Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts78Walks27Hittable72SO/BB53vsPower72Hitting33Durability77Team.525Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: P-418
Proper Name: Walter Kirby Higbe
Born: April 8, 1915
Place Columbia, South Carolina
Death May 6, 1985 (70.028)
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
College:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:October 3,1937 (22.178)
TBC Player ID:12787
Career Activity
Organizations:CHN, PHI, BRO, PIT, NY1


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Pitching Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Batter Stadium

YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
1937Chicago CubsNLMLB49chn22   105.401000105.04331120001.007.201.801.803.602.00
1938Chicago CubsNLMLB29chn23   005.4022000010.010661641001.609.000.905.403.600.67
1939Chicago CubsNLMLB25chn24   213.1892006022.21298022160001.504.760.008.746.350.73
1939 Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB14phi24   10144.85342614172187.120811310110101797001.659.990.484.853.800.78
1940Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB14phi25   14193.72413620141283.0242126117121211379101.287.700.383.854.361.13
1941Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB15,13bro26   2293.14483919273298.0244123104171321219001.267.370.513.993.650.92
1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13bro27   16113.25383213230221.21808980171061153001.297.310.694.304.671.08
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13bro28   13103.7035278150185.018981764951084001.549.190.194.625.251.14
1946Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13bro31   1783.03422911351210.2178827161071346001.357.600.264.575.721.25
1947Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13bro32   205.1743000015.21899012101001.9110.340.006.895.740.83
1947 Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB13pit32   11173.724630101125225.02041089322110996001.408.160.884.403.960.90
1948Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB13pit33   873.36568303110158.014075591183864101.417.970.634.734.901.04
1949Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB13pit34   0213.5071002015.125242321250002.4114.671.177.042.930.42
1949 New York GiantsNLMLB16,30ny134   203.473720013280.17242311241385001.418.071.344.594.260.93
1950New York GiantsNLMLB30ny135   034.93008034.2371919230176201.939.610.527.794.410.57
MLB Totals (12 seasons)1181013.694182389811104241952176390980011797997161401.408.130.544.514.480.99
MLB: Average per 162 Games12103.6943251011122021839483121011016001.408.130.544.514.480.99
Los Angeles Dodgers (5 seasons)70383.291671305182049318093843404445248823001.357.820.434.374.721.08
Pittsburgh Pirates (3 seasons)19263.961093913145153983692071753520519010101.448.340.794.644.300.93
Philadelphia Phillies (2 seasons)24334.1775623421134704502392182222221616101.438.620.424.254.140.97
San Francisco Giants (2 seasons)233.9155300212115109615014715511201.578.531.105.564.300.77
Chicago Cubs (3 seasons)314.03124007038261817229221001.456.160.476.875.210.76
YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
Batting Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
1937Chicago CubsNLMLB49chnp22   13000000001000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
1938Chicago CubsNLMLB29chnp23   23000000001000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
1939Chicago CubsNLMLB25chnp24   97021001003010.286.286.429715.143.143.500----38
1939Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB14phip24   346651110050015062.167.167.182349.015.015.216----1272
1940Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB14phip25   4110351711030326034.165.189.194383.029.058.2218.67--20109
1941Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB15
13
brop26   48112621310140423066.188.216.232448.045.080.2365.75--26122
1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13brop27   38772820080016072.104.104.130234.026.026.131----1084
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13brop28   35652900110312041.138.176.185361.046.092.1544.0065.01272
1946Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13brop31   427751020070011060.130.130.156286.026.026.152----1283
1947Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13brop32   45011000001000.200.200.400600.200.200.250----25
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB13pitp32   467261020140211062.139.162.208370.069.097.1505.5072.01580
1948Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB13pitp33   564841010130011002.208.208.292500.083.083.250--48.01448
1949Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB13pitp34   73000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
1949New York GiantsNLMLB16
30
ny1p34   3715010001034000.067.222.067289.000.200.0911.33--118
1950New York GiantsNLMLB30ny1p35   4
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0000000000.250.250.250500.000.000.250----14
MLB Totals (12 Seasons)4186603510114234700151350039019.153.172.194366.041.064.1889.00220.0128714
MLB: Average per 162 Games16225614395111800652001507.153.172.194366.041.064.1889.00220.050277
Los Angeles Dodgers (5 seasons)16733615498113000763002309.146.163.185348.039.060.1769.00336.062366
Philadelphia Phillies (2 seasons)75169102821080034100906.166.180.189369.024.041.21913.67--32181
Pittsburgh Pirates (3 seasons)109123102030270022200604.163.176.236412.073.089.18211.0061.529131
San Francisco Giants (2 seasons)5519020001003400000.105.227.105332.000.158.1331.33--222
Chicago Cubs (3 seasons)1213021001000500100.154.154.231385.077.077.250----314
YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
Other Pitching Statistics
YearTeam NameLeagueWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9
1941Brooklyn DodgersWorld Series007.3610 03.2632102.1814.730.004.912.45
Other Batting Statistics
YearTeam NameLeagueGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTB
1941Brooklyn DodgersWorld Series110100000000000001.0001.0001.00020001
Totals:World Series110100000000000001.0001.0001.00020001
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBP150000.0000.000.00
 
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBP21014011.0004.5022.50
 
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBP92213001.0001.644.00
1939Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBP34187816001.0001.166.35
 
1940Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBP41283154734.9541.9713.61
 
1941Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP48298133912.9811.579.75
 
1942Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP38221123625.9601.9511.37
 
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP35185927021.0001.759.26
 
1946Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP42210134032.9462.2711.36
 
1947Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP41513001.0002.409.00
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBP4622592310.9701.286.26
 
1948Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBP5615852210.9641.544.34
 
1949New York GiantsNLMLBP3780111011.0001.352.92
1949Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBP71513001.0002.405.14
 
1950New York GiantsNLMLBP1834311001.0003.717.00
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLBP4181948922851117.9721.748.12

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