#53 Chet Laabs, Leftfield, 34 yrs, New York (N) Giants
Thursday, 5/11/1946
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Chet Laabs

4/30/1912
34
USA,WI,MILWAUKEE
5"8
180

Leftfield
R
R
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2 / 6 (Fair)
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3.0 Stars
 

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Big League Contract
$ 5,000,000
1947
8 Year(s), 71 Days (1447 total Days)
40 Day(s)
8 Year(s), 74 Days (1450 total Days)
9 Year(s)
Not eligible
2 Option Year(s) left
  

Ratings

BattingContactGapPowerDiscipline/EyeAvoid K's
Overall77566
Versus LHP87566
Versus RHP77566
Talent88576
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7
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1
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Fielding Ratings
LF : 9 (Range), .983 (Fielding Pct.)
CF : 10 (Range), .969 (Fielding Pct.)
Catcher Arm : 1
Infield Arm : 6
Outfield Arm : 7

Game Log, Last 10 Games

DateOpp. ResultABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSpot  
4/30CHCW 4-3311001201#2  
5/1CHCW 11-6412001301#8PoG 
5/3@BSNW 8-6300000101#8  
5/4@BSNW 6-5100000001#7  
5/5@BSNW 7-3201100200#8  
5/6CINW 3-2400000003#5  
5/7CINW 10-2312001110#8  
5/8CINL 2-10301000000#8  
5/9PITL 5-9412001201#8  
5/10PITW 15-7212000110#8  

Batting Stats 1946

BattingGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPSTAVGISO
Overall32973242529131715.330.430.567.9971.086.237
Projected14844914819923134607969.330.430.567.9971.086.237
BattingGSPAHPIWCIGDPSHSFTBEBHSBCSSB%RCRC/27
Overall2911600121055114457.126.19.9
 ABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSFSHHPAVGOBPSLGOPS
vs. LHP1441015204000.286.286.571.857
vs. RHP832832424111711010.337.450.5661.016
Close/Late832004032000.375.545.6251.170
Scoring Position291521121063010.517.568.7591.326
Pinch Hitting311003101000.333.333.6671.000
 GABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPS
Home175318114146511.340.397.6231.019
Road154414311157124.318.448.500.948
This Week3950013211.556.600.8891.489
Last Week61751027216.294.300.7061.006
March/April237122322199158.310.430.493.923
May9261010310427.385.400.7691.169

Career Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBHPSFKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSTeams
19371229941042000601.310.310.517.828 BOS
193814550314026219757029041121213.278.315.451.767BOS
1939154578174254221119161231071520.301.368.472.840BOS
19401344121162371374644416851613.282.348.466.814BOS
19417811624602152018112653.207.316.310.627BOS
19427511125401112116022143.225.318.288.606BOS
194385135395121326180025116.289.373.385.758BOS
194483842952310318001272.345.402.560.962BOS
194578821710319199001122.207.286.329.615BOS
1946329732425291317001544.330.430.567.997 NYN
Total876214760510319703613572204164207667.282.347.445.793 

Career Minor League Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1937, AAA132538152272247778331331717.283.320.474.794
1943, AAA2286293062125141962.337.430.5811.011

Career Postseason Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1940110000000000.000.000.000.000
1941852100010200.400.400.6001.000
1942621100011100.500.6671.0001.667
Total1583200021300.375.444.6251.069

Fielding Stats 1946

PositionGGSPOADPTCEPCTINNRANGEPBRSTARTORTO%
Shortstop1000000.0001.00.00    
Leftfield28285542612.967222.22.47    
Centerfield11100101.0008.01.13    

Player History

Drafted in 1st round, 3rd overall pick, by Boston (A) in 1937...
Had first career hit (triple) on 9/1/1937, off Stuart Jones (CLE)...
Hit first career homerun on 4/11/1938, off Whit Wyatt (DET)...
Had 5 hits with 4 RBI against Philadelphia (A) on 9/29/1939...
Injured on 8/2/1940 with a Inflamed Abdominal Muscle, out for 1-2 weeks...
1/31/1941: Gets a new one-year contract worth $2,178,571 through salary arbitration...
Won World Series with Boston (A) in 1941...
1/31/1942: Gets a new one-year contract worth $2,178,571 through salary arbitration...
1/31/1943: Gets a new one-year contract worth $2,178,571 through salary arbitration...
10/5/1943: Signed a contract extension with Boston (A), $1,170,000 per year, for 2 years.
Signed as a free agent by New York (N) on 2/10/1946 to a 2-year deal worth $5,000,000 per year...
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