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Taffy Wright

+ Played in Major Leagues 1938-1949

Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed63Power60Contact45XBH53RBIs59Runs39Hitting85Durability75Team.467Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: OF-898
Proper Name: Taft Shedron Wright
Born: August 10, 1911
Place Tabor City, North Carolina
Death October 22, 1981 (70.073)
Height/Weight: 5-10 / 180 Bats/Throws: Left-Right
High School:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:April 18,1938 (26.252)
TBC Player ID:19955
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Career Activity
Organizations:WS1, CHA, PHA

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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

1938Washington Senators IALMLB23ws1of26 1002633792181023612131741 .350.389.517906.167.213.3691.31131.5136281
1939Washington Senators IALMLB4ws1of27 129499771542911493123819197.309.359.435794.126.200.3150.50124.8217547
1940Chicago White SoxALMLB6chaof28 14758179196319588474325219.337.385.448833.110.179.3470.58116.2260627
1941Chicago White SoxALMLB6chaof29 136513711653551097546027618.322.399.468867.146.265.3260.4551.3240580
1942Chicago White SoxALMLB6chaof30 853004310013504718489415.333.432.410842.077.213.3440.19--123353
1946Chicago White SoxALMLB6chaof34 1154224611619475210342171217.275.342.389731.114.230.2740.4060.3164467
1947Chicago White SoxALMLB6chaof35 12440148130130454864817159.324.398.387785.062.187.3320.35100.3155455
1948Chicago White SoxALMLB6chaof36 134455501271564612138185113.279.341.365706.086.171.2840.47113.8166499
1949Philadelphia AthleticsALMLB6phaof37 5914914352522500166348.235.321.356677.121.228.2340.3874.553172
MLB Totals (9 Seasons)1029358346511151755538553323334615527025076.311.376.423799.111.208.3180.4594.315143981
MLB: Average per 162 Games16256473176289687555424404012.311.376.423799.111.208.3180.4594.3238627
Chicago White Sox (6 seasons)74126723378341262930399302927911319011061.312.381.415796.103.207.3180.4189.111082981
Minnesota Twins (2 seasons)22976211424647216129245136501007.323.369.463832.140.205.3330.71127.0353828
Oakland Athletics (1 seasons)591491435252250016630408.235.321.356677.121.228.2340.3774.553172
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
1938Washington Senators IALMLBOF60 107323.982--16.50
1939Washington Senators IALMLBOF123 23610134.950--18.00
1940Chicago White SoxALMLBOF144 27811112.963--18.06
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBOF134 279883.973--19.28
1942Chicago White SoxALMLBOF81 176661.968--20.22
1946Chicago White SoxALMLBOF107 217520.991--18.67
1947Chicago White SoxALMLBOF100 198661.971--18.36
1948Chicago White SoxALMLBOF114 227933.987--18.63
1949Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBOF35 60520.970--16.71
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLBOF89801778635317.972--18.45

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