#66 Gil Hodges, Third Base, 24 yrs, Chicago (N) Cubs
Tuesday, 6/27/1948
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Gil Hodges

4/4/1924
24
USA,IN,PRINCETON
6"1
200

Third Base
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4 / 6 (Popular)
2 / 6 (Fair)
Very inconsistent
GREAT
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4.0 Stars
 

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Big League Contract
$ 5,864,286
1948 (Arbitration eligible)
4 Year(s), 171 Days (859 total Days)
87 Day(s)
4 Year(s), 171 Days (859 total Days)
5 Year(s)
Arbitration eligible
3 Option Year(s) left
  

Ratings

BattingContactGapPowerDiscipline/EyeAvoid K's
Overall77887
Versus LHP87897
Versus RHP67887
Talent67897
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5
6
7
3
1
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Fielding Ratings
3B : 10 (Range), .960 (Fielding Pct.)
Catcher Arm : 1
Infield Arm : 9
Outfield Arm : 2

Game Log, Last 10 Games

DateOpp. ResultABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSpot  
6/16@PITL 3-7400000001#6  
6/17@PITW 11-4522001111#5  
6/18@PITL 1-4200000022#3  
6/19@PHIL 3-4200000020#7  
6/21@PHIW 9-3311100020#4  
6/22CINL 2-4300000000#3  
6/23CINW 9-3401100211#7  
6/24CINL 7-8422002411#6  
6/25CINL 6-8111001340#6  
6/26BSNW 18-4522100200#7  

Batting Stats 1948

BattingGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPSTAVGISO
Overall75268621311547414944.231.346.455.801.799.224
Projected160571132282321008710494.231.346.455.801.799.224
BattingGSPAHPIWCIGDPSHSFTBEBHSBCSSB%RCRC/27
Overall723210201504122298372.742.85.1
 ABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSFSHHPAVGOBPSLGOPS
vs. LHP56153051310129100.268.391.589.981
vs. RHP212471011034313735300.222.333.420.753
Close/Late3452014245000.147.237.294.531
Scoring Position81194143402012400.235.371.457.828
Pinch Hitting300000000000.000.000.000.000
 GABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPS
Home381333371931232420.248.361.519.880
Road371352960616182524.215.331.393.724
This Week1521002200.400.400.6001.000
Last Week617520394102.294.556.9411.497
March/April261022561720211117.245.313.529.842
May269418302891818.191.319.287.606
June2372194061911209.264.419.569.989

Career Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBHPSFKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSTeams
1943661975411211443431013345.274.371.518.889 CHC
1944148504154268381041129115701611.306.409.6151.024CHC
1945158630182293511311519914109279.289.384.587.971CHC
1946146576159394331091461101498168.276.391.530.920CHC
1947152562173320511471241120084218.308.423.6371.060CHC,NL
1948752686213115474149044483.231.346.455.801CHC
Total7452737784150181995826084923184389244.286.394.573.966 

Career Minor League Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1943, AAA641365270275740353843.382.5031.0291.532

Career Postseason Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1946103171013611620.226.429.355.783
194712461650418119841.348.455.7171.172
Total2277236052117201461.299.443.5711.015

Fielding Stats 1948

PositionGGSPOADPTCEPCTINNRANGEPBRSTARTORTO%
Third Base747231140101776.966630.12.53    

Player History

Drafted in 1st round, 2nd overall pick, by Chicago (N) in 1943...
Had first career hit (homerun) on 7/19/1943, off Dizzy Trout (BSN)...
Drove in 6 runs against Brooklyn on 8/26/1943...
Drove in 6 runs against Brooklyn on 4/5/1945...
Won Player of the Week award on 4/17/1945, hitting .500 with 5 HR, 6 RBI...
Drove in 6 runs against Pittsburgh on 5/3/1945...
Had 5 hits with 3 RBI against Cincinnati on 8/3/1945...
Hit 3 homeruns against Philadelphia (N), driving in 4 runs on 9/24/1945...
Injured on 9/1/1946 with a Bruised Heel, out for one week...
Injured on 10/20/1946 with a Pulled Rotator Cuff Muscle, out for 3-4 weeks...
Won World Series with Chicago (N) in 1946...
1/31/1947: Gets a new one-year contract worth $4,150,000 through salary arbitration...
Won Player of the Week award on 4/24/1947, hitting .571 with 2 HR, 8 RBI...
Won Player of the Week award on 6/5/1947, hitting .364 with 4 HR, 12 RBI...
Won Player of the Week award on 6/12/1947, hitting .529 with 2 HR, 11 RBI...
Was selected to the 1947 Allstar game...
Hit 3 homeruns against Philadelphia (N), driving in 5 runs on 10/10/1947...
Won World Series with Chicago (N) in 1947...
1/31/1948: Gets a new one-year contract worth $5,864,286 through salary arbitration...
Batting Leader Boards Appearances
OBP
1947 - .423 - 7th
SLG
1944 - .615 - 6th
1947 - .637 - 3rd
OPS
1944 - 1.024 - 5th
1946 - .920 - 10th
1947 - 1.060 - 4th
Hits
1945 - 182 - 10th
Doubles
1946 - 39 - 10th
Triples
1944 - 8 - 10th
Homeruns
1944 - 38 - 9th
1945 - 51 - 3rd
1946 - 33 - 6th
1947 - 51 - 2nd
RBI
1945 - 131 - 9th
1946 - 109 - 9th
1947 - 147 - 2nd
Runs
1945 - 151 - 3rd
1946 - 146 - 3rd
1947 - 124 - 8th
BB
1945 - 99 - 10th
1946 - 110 - 6th
1947 - 112 - 4th
     

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