#65 George "Twinkletoes" Selkirk, Rightfield, 37 yrs, Boston (A) Red Sox
Monday, 8/7/1945
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George Selkirk
Twinkletoes
1/4/1908
37
CAN,ON,HUNTSVILLE
6"1
192

Rightfield
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Average
Some ability
3 / 6 (Well Known)
6 / 6 (Extremely Popular)
Good
GREAT
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3.5 Stars
 

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Big League Contract
$ 3,650,000
1946
8 Year(s), 165 Days (1541 total Days)
133 Day(s)
10 Year(s), 133 Days (1853 total Days)
11 Year(s)
Not eligible
Out of Option Years
  

Ratings

BattingContactGapPowerDiscipline/EyeAvoid K's
Overall66575
Versus LHP45454
Versus RHP76685
Talent56685
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7
3
2
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1
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Fielding Ratings
LF : 3 (Range), .991 (Fielding Pct.)
RF : 9 (Range), .992 (Fielding Pct.)
Catcher Arm : 1
Infield Arm : 4
Outfield Arm : 5

Game Log, Last 10 Games

DateOpp. ResultABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSpot  
7/27@PHAW 3-2321000020#2  
7/28@PHAW 13-5525100310#2  
7/29@PHAW 16-9000000010#9  
7/30SLAW 6-5411001110#2  
7/31SLAL 4-6100000010#6  
8/2@DETL 7-8301100201#2  
8/3@DETW 13-3624100100#2  
8/4@DETL 2-8400000003#2  
8/5CHAL 6-8000000010#2  
8/6CHAL 4-5501000002#2  

Batting Stats 1945

BattingGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPSTAVGISO
Overall8219970152937523543.352.443.5831.0261.227.231
Projected1212931032231354775263.352.443.5831.0261.227.231
BattingGSPAHPIWCIGDPSHSFTBEBHSBCSSB%RCRC/27
Overall402410102431162611191.756.110.9
 ABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSFSHHPAVGOBPSLGOPS
vs. LHP27133013828000.481.517.7041.221
vs. RHP17257122834443335340.331.433.564.997
Close/Late441751491129010.386.404.8181.222
Scoring Position56173012301714320.304.436.411.847
Pinch Hitting26911138710010.346.471.5771.048
 GABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPS
Home3679255037201620.316.427.494.921
Road4612045102630321923.375.441.6421.083
Last Week61962003226.316.381.421.802
March/April142150212964.238.407.571.979
May193815503911611.395.457.7631.220
June2048203021210610.417.464.6041.068
July24742450311201612.324.430.514.944
August51862003216.333.368.444.813

Career Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBHPSFKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSTeams
193518539102581200810.170.323.302.625PHI
1937133432114275218284851560910.264.382.495.878PHI
1938105359101192368076613257145.281.388.6461.034PHI,NL
19391433831031643810272851486810.269.400.6291.029PHI
194015351514929736110109102261111219.289.405.583.987PHI,NL
194115349513930433111106114381111221.281.413.558.970PHI
1942142429119221126887295241081214.277.408.562.969PHI
194314647415028828951019916123621.316.431.5861.018 NYN
1944108183509117543526114771.273.365.612.977NYN
1945821997015293752350343111.352.443.5831.026 BOS
Total11833522100419644246764715714143975492102.285.404.575.979 

Career Minor League Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1934, AAA1172538782338575873277.344.503.7831.285
1935, AAA81262871712878657954159.332.481.7251.206
1936, AAA13545317721273165133132751612.391.522.9291.451
1937, AAA727900410106210.333.455.7781.232

Career Postseason Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
Total000000000000.000.000.000.000

Fielding Stats 1945

PositionGGSPOADPTCEPCTINNRANGEPBRSTARTORTO%
Shortstop1002131.6679.03.00    
Leftfield14714001401.00067.21.86    
Rightfield553389429301.000325.22.57    

Player History

Drafted in 1st round, 2nd overall pick, by Philadelphia (N) in 1934...
Injured on 8/20/1934 with a Inflamed Rib Cage Muscle, out for 1-2 weeks...
Had first career hit on 4/1/1935, off Percy Miller (BSN)...
Hit first career homerun on 4/17/1935, off Ted Radcliffe (CHC)...
Injured on 5/26/1935 with a Broken Jaw, out for 3 weeks...
Injured on 7/19/1936 with a Bruised Heel, out for 4 days...
Drove in 6 runs against Boston (N) on 6/10/1937...
Injured on 9/12/1937 with a Sprained Wrist, out for one week...
Won Rookie Of The Year in 1937, hitting .264 with 21 HR, 82 RBI...
Was selected to the 1938 Allstar game...
Injured on 8/11/1938 with a Torn Posterior Cruciate Ligament, out for full season...
Won Player of the Week award on 9/18/1939, hitting .500 with 6 HR, 14 RBI...
1/31/1940: Gets a new one-year contract worth $4,978,571 through salary arbitration...
Was selected to the 1940 Allstar game...
Hit 3 homeruns against New York (N), driving in 5 runs on 8/12/1940...
1/31/1941: Gets a new one-year contract worth $4,978,571 through salary arbitration...
1/31/1942: Gets a new one-year contract worth $4,978,571 through salary arbitration...
Injured on 3/26/1942 with a Pulled Groin Muscle, out for one week...
Signed as a free agent by New York (N) on 2/11/1943 to a 2-year deal worth $9,200,000 per year...
Won Player of the Week award on 8/28/1943, hitting .500 with 3 HR, 10 RBI...
Signed as a free agent by Boston (A) on 2/16/1945 to a 2-year deal worth $3,650,000 per year...
Had 5 hits with 3 RBI against Philadelphia (A) on 7/28/1945...
Batting Leader Boards Appearances
OBP
1941 - .413 - 9th
1943 - .431 - 7th
SLG
1942 - .562 - 10th
OPS
1942 - .969 - 9th
1943 - 1.018 - 9th
Triples
1942 - 11 - 3rd
1943 - 8 - 9th
Homeruns
1938 - 36 - 10th
1939 - 38 - 9th
1941 - 33 - 9th
BB
1939 - 85 - 9th
1940 - 102 - 6th
1941 - 114 - 6th
1943 - 99 - 9th
    

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