#72 Lyman Bostock, First Base, 29 yrs, Pittsburgh Pirates
Tuesday, 1/31/1948
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Lyman Bostock

3/11/1918
29
NEGRO,LG,PLAYER
6"1
220

First Base
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1 / 6 (Insignificant)
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1.0 Stars
 

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Big League Contract
$ 4,250,000
1949
7 Year(s), 0 Days (1204 total Days)
0 Day(s)
7 Year(s), 0 Days (1204 total Days)
8 Year(s)
Not eligible
2 Option Year(s) left
  

Ratings

BattingContactGapPowerDiscipline/EyeAvoid K's
Overall83159
Versus LHP52148
Versus RHP103159
Talent93158
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4
1
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4
1
Spray Hitter
Fielding Ratings
1B : 2 (Range), .976 (Fielding Pct.)
RF : 1 (Range), .982 (Fielding Pct.)
Catcher Arm : 1
Infield Arm : 4
Outfield Arm : 1

Game Log, Last 10 Games

DateOpp. ResultABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSpot  

Batting Stats 1948

BattingGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPSTAVGISO
Overall0000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000
Projected0000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000
BattingGSPAHPIWCIGDPSHSFTBEBHSBCSSB%RCRC/27
Overall000000000000.0.0.0
 ABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSFSHHPAVGOBPSLGOPS
vs. LHP000000000000.000.000.000.000
vs. RHP000000000000.000.000.000.000
Close/Late000000000000.000.000.000.000
Scoring Position000000000000.000.000.000.000
Pinch Hitting000000000000.000.000.000.000
 GABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPS

Career Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBHPSFKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSTeams
1941122307102921414233034910.332.394.384.778PIT
19421303671121323474630035210.305.355.376.731PIT
1943128431146945507846014901.339.402.413.815PIT
1944140524169737468251016532.323.382.387.769PIT
1945143532183722497449034710.344.397.376.773PIT
1946130446143744386741113211.321.378.381.759PIT
19471143671241012466144133002.338.407.387.794PIT
Total907297497962182431745029421532476.329.388.386.774 

Career Minor League Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1940, AAA1334671587124086856059.338.437.370.808
1943, AAA331000202100.333.600.333.933

Career Postseason Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
Total000000000000.000.000.000.000

Fielding Stats 1948

PositionGGSPOADPTCEPCTINNRANGEPBRSTARTORTO%

Player History

Drafted in 1st round, 4th overall pick, by Pittsburgh in 1940...
Had first career hit on 4/1/1941, off Dizzy Trout (BSN)...
Hit first career homerun on 9/6/1941, off Virgil Trucks (NYN)...
1/31/1944: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,021,429 through salary arbitration...
1/31/1945: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,528,571 through salary arbitration...
1/31/1946: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,528,571 through salary arbitration...
Injured on 3/11/1946 with a Jammed Finger, out for 1-2 weeks...
9/25/1946: Signed a contract extension with Pittsburgh, $4,250,000 per year, for 3 years.
Batting Leader Boards Appearances
AVG
1944 - .323 - 6th
1945 - .344 - 3rd
Hits
1945 - 183 - 8th
   

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