#93 Birdie Tebbetts, Catcher, 34 yrs, Cincinnati Reds
Saturday, 6/3/1947
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Birdie Tebbetts

11/10/1912
34
USA,VT,BURLINGTON
5"10
185

Catcher
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1.5 Stars
 

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Big League Contract
$ 3,500,000
1947
9 Year(s), 28 Days (1576 total Days)
60 Day(s)
10 Year(s), 169 Days (1889 total Days)
11 Year(s)
Not eligible
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Ratings

BattingContactGapPowerDiscipline/EyeAvoid K's
Overall54349
Versus LHP54349
Versus RHP54349
Talent64358
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2
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Fielding Ratings
C : 4 (Range), .978 (Fielding Pct.)
Catcher Arm : 5
Infield Arm : 5
Outfield Arm : 2

Game Log, Last 10 Games

DateOpp. ResultABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSpot  
5/22@BSNL 2-6311100001#8  
5/23@PITW 13-8422001210#8  
5/24@PITW 9-0523100100#8  
5/25@PITL 5-6302000110#8  
5/27NYNW 9-4503100400#8PoG 
5/28NYNL 2-9301000000#8  
5/30CHCL 6-13402000100#8  
5/31CHCW 15-9422001100#8  
6/1CHCL 2-7400000001#8  
6/2STLW 10-9714100000#8  

Batting Stats 1947

BattingGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPSTAVGISO
Overall36134387131816124.284.342.418.760.673.134
Projected108402114213954483612.284.342.418.760.673.134
BattingGSPAHPIWCIGDPSHSFTBEBHSBCSSB%RCRC/27
Overall36148000520561100.018.34.8
 ABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSFSHHPAVGOBPSLGOPS
vs. LHP44112017452000.250.327.364.690
vs. RHP9027512111272020.300.351.444.795
Close/Late1151002110010.455.462.5451.007
Scoring Position441220116041000.273.333.386.720
Pinch Hitting000000000000.000.000.000.000
 GABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPS
Home19722351210851.319.359.500.859
Road1762152018873.242.314.323.637
This Week41981012301.421.421.6321.053
Last Week623123018521.522.560.7831.343
March/April144661012581.130.259.217.477
May207728512161042.364.386.532.918
June21141000101.364.364.455.818

Career Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBHPSFKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSTeams
193821601350063201600.217.238.300.538PHI
193938122253015710001800.205.265.254.519PHI
1940903201021529604821223410.319.362.463.825PHI CIN
19411254651362826875035085000.292.337.400.737CIN,NL
194275214641716342616142000.299.345.472.817CIN
19431133418210110464232223220.240.308.364.671CIN
194413247111820113904955134830.251.328.380.708CIN
194512946713723312555347054910.293.355.433.787CIN
194612042812112311646138043440.283.338.402.740CIN
1947361343871318161200400.284.342.418.760CIN
Total87930228361401471465355268629295110.277.334.403.737 

Career Minor League Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1936, AAA102339999163734182733.292.325.378.703
1937, AAA1254261078144432333232.251.303.303.606
1938, AAA46151378162516181520.245.318.430.748

Career Postseason Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1940114013100833100.325.372.350.722
19417226101442400.273.333.455.788
1942261001210000.167.167.667.833
19441350142011163510.280.321.380.701
19457263200112200.115.179.192.371
19467264100112600.154.214.192.407
Total47170417032716121810.241.291.335.627

Fielding Stats 1947

PositionGGSPOADPTCEPCTINNRANGEPBRSTARTORTO%
Catcher36361481301665.970319.14.68229413.8

Player History

Drafted in 2nd round, 19th overall pick, by Philadelphia (N) in 1936...
Had first career hit (double) on 8/15/1938, off Bill Perrin (BRO)...
Hit first career homerun on 5/16/1939, off Marius Russo (BSN)...
Injured on 7/16/1939 with a Broken Wrist, out for full season...
Traded from Philadelphia (N) to Cincinnati on 1/31/1940 (Going to PHI: C Spud Davis. Going to CIN: C Birdie Tebbetts)...
Won Player of the Week award on 6/19/1940, hitting .600 with 2 HR, 9 RBI...
Had 5 hits with 2 RBI against Brooklyn on 4/11/1941...
Was selected to the 1941 Allstar game...
Injured on 8/26/1941 with a Strained Back Muscle, out for 1-2 weeks...
Won Gold Glove at Catcher in 1941...
1/31/1942: Gets a new one-year contract worth $978,571 through salary arbitration...
1/31/1943: Gets a new one-year contract worth $978,571 through salary arbitration...
1/31/1944: Gets a new one-year contract worth $978,571 through salary arbitration...
7/9/1944: Signed a contract extension with Cincinnati, $1,000,000 per year, for 2 years.
Won World Series with Cincinnati in 1944...
6/3/1946: Signed a contract extension with Cincinnati, $3,500,000 per year, for 1 years.
Injured on 7/11/1946 with a Tight Elbow, out for 1-2 weeks...
Won Player of the Week award on 9/4/1946, hitting .545 with 3 HR, 6 RBI...
Injured on 3/27/1947 with a Bruised Ribs, out for one week...
Won Player of the Week award on 5/29/1947, hitting .522 with 1 HR, 8 RBI...
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