#79 Boze Berger, Shortstop, 35 yrs, Cleveland Indians
Monday, 8/7/1945
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Boze Berger

5/13/1910
35
USA,MD,BALTIMORE
6"2
185

Shortstop
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R
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1.0 Stars
 

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Big League Contract
$ 305,000
1945
9 Year(s), 131 Days (1679 total Days)
131 Day(s)
9 Year(s), 131 Days (1679 total Days)
13 Year(s)
Not eligible
3 Option Year(s) left
  

Ratings

BattingContactGapPowerDiscipline/EyeAvoid K's
Overall44234
Versus LHP44245
Versus RHP34234
Talent44245
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4
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2
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1
Pull Hitter
Fielding Ratings
1B : 10 (Range), .991 (Fielding Pct.)
2B : 10 (Range), .989 (Fielding Pct.)
3B : 10 (Range), .991 (Fielding Pct.)
SS : 9 (Range), .995 (Fielding Pct.)
CF : 4 (Range), .981 (Fielding Pct.)
Catcher Arm : 1
Infield Arm : 8
Outfield Arm : 1

Game Log, Last 10 Games

DateOpp. ResultABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSpot  
7/25@SLAL 4-5400000001#8  
7/26@SLAW 7-4300000000#8  
7/28DETW 6-2301000001#8  
7/29DETL 5-6300000000#8  
7/30NYYW 9-6110000011#2  
7/31NYYL 5-10511001103#2  
8/2@PHAW 7-2201000011#8  
8/3@PHAW 3-1100000030#3  
8/4@PHAW 7-4200000001#8  
8/6WASL 1-2100000000#7  

Batting Stats 1945

BattingGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPSTAVGISO
Overall9931771173531403484.224.301.344.645.574.120
Projected1464671052547465950124.224.301.344.645.574.120
BattingGSPAHPIWCIGDPSHSFTBEBHSBCSSB%RCRC/27
Overall943521104001092501.034.53.7
 ABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSFSHHPAVGOBPSLGOPS
vs. LHP70154131110723000.214.286.429.714
vs. RHP24756132220302761001.227.305.320.625
Close/Late1630000124000.188.278.188.465
Scoring Position7412300210715000.162.235.203.437
Pinch Hitting100000000000.000.000.000.000
 GABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPS
Home461423361310221741.232.314.352.667
Road5317538112221181743.217.290.337.627
Last Week51120011145.182.400.455.855
March/April2371176118131115.239.349.394.744
May24741241189922.162.253.284.537
June269326402117625.280.323.387.710
July227315311411420.205.247.315.562
August4610000042.167.500.167.667

Career Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBHPSFKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSTeams
1936631012031313106002100.198.243.337.580STL
193780491021297400600.204.264.408.672STL
19389516028435161815012401.175.244.331.576STL
193999209571602372015023301.273.319.378.697STL
1940103184431211191618013401.234.300.326.627STL
194114341892112124839562410522.220.313.342.655STL
19425579206241464002300.253.289.532.821 NYN
19437113335804162015003230.263.338.414.751NYN
194474172381025242016015900.221.286.390.675NYN
194599317711735314034108401.224.301.344.645 CLE
Total88218224148915432271961833942156.227.297.363.661 

Career Minor League Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1932, AAA12638810013494141249618.258.295.381.677
1933, AA2811226105918171901.232.331.375.706
1933, AAA110398116160164361276142.291.330.452.783
1934, AAA1385211351612172743012637.259.290.415.705
1935, AAA138512133185266592458665.260.316.467.783
1936, AAA141000000000.250.250.250.500

Career Postseason Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
Total000000000000.000.000.000.000

Fielding Stats 1945

PositionGGSPOADPTCEPCTINNRANGEPBRSTARTORTO%
First Base1313138131315101.00098.013.87    
Second Base318411201.00016.06.75    
Shortstop84801102675639114.964660.05.33    
Centerfield20100101.0003.03.00    

Player History

Drafted in 2nd round, 32nd overall pick, by Philadelphia (N) in 1932...
Injured on 6/19/1932 with a Scratched Cornea Eye, out for 1-2 weeks...
Injured on 8/24/1932 with a Bruised Hand, out for 5 days...
Traded from Philadelphia (N) to Cleveland on 6/18/1933 (Going to CLE: SS Boze Berger, P Andy Bednar. Going to PHI: 1B Ripper Collins)...
Traded from Cleveland to St. Louis (N) on 7/30/1935 (Going to STL: SS Boze Berger. Going to CLE: P Carlos Moore)...
Had first career hit on 4/15/1936, off Lee Grissom (BSN)...
Hit first career homerun on 4/15/1936, off Lee Grissom (BSN)...
Injured on 7/29/1936 with a Inflamed Rotator Cuff Muscle, out for 3 weeks...
1/31/1939: Gets a new one-year contract worth $350,000 through salary arbitration...
1/31/1940: Gets a new one-year contract worth $350,000 through salary arbitration...
1/31/1941: Gets a new one-year contract worth $350,000 through salary arbitration...
Injured on 8/7/1941 with a Strained Back, out for 1-2 weeks...
Won Gold Glove at Shortstop in 1941...
Signed as a free agent by New York (N) on 2/8/1942 to a 1-year deal worth $500,000 per year...
9/9/1942: Signed a contract extension with New York (N), $680,000 per year, for 2 years.
Signed as a free agent by Cleveland on 2/4/1945 to a 1-year deal worth $305,000 per year...
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