#92 Jimmy Wasdell, Leftfield, 33 yrs, Boston (A) Red Sox
Wednesday, 5/3/1948
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Jimmy Wasdell

5/15/1914
33
USA,OH,CLEVELAND
5"11
185

Leftfield
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Minimal
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2 / 6 (Fair)
4 / 6 (Popular)
Good
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2.5 Stars
 

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Big League Contract
$ 1,750,000
1948
7 Year(s), 55 Days (1259 total Days)
34 Day(s)
8 Year(s), 167 Days (1543 total Days)
11 Year(s)
Not eligible
1 Option Year(s) left
  

Ratings

BattingContactGapPowerDiscipline/EyeAvoid K's
Overall764410
Versus LHP654410
Versus RHP764410
Talent85459
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6
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1
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Fielding Ratings
1B : 6 (Range), .997 (Fielding Pct.)
LF : 5 (Range), .996 (Fielding Pct.)
CF : 3 (Range), .994 (Fielding Pct.)
RF : 7 (Range), .998 (Fielding Pct.)
Catcher Arm : 1
Infield Arm : 2
Outfield Arm : 5

Game Log, Last 10 Games

DateOpp. ResultABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSpot  
4/18@SLAW 7-5110000100#8  
4/20CHAL 5-10412200210#2  
4/21CHAL 8-10321001110#2  
4/22CHAL 5-13300000000#2  
4/24PHAL 3-8201000011#2  
4/25PHAW 6-3421000210#2  
4/27@WASW 11-10613000000#2  
4/28@WASW 7-6221100030#2  
4/30NYYL 0-1000000000#8  
5/1NYYW 1-0401000100#2  

Batting Stats 1948

BattingGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPSTAVGISO
Overall268929601916142.326.417.427.844.839.101
Projected156534174360654968412.326.417.427.844.839.101
BattingGSPAHPIWCIGDPSHSFTBEBHSBCSSB%RCRC/27
Overall2410400031038700.016.67.1
 ABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSFSHHPAVGOBPSLGOPS
vs. LHP3383003441000.242.324.333.658
vs. RHP5621301612101010.375.470.482.952
Close/Late810000220000.125.300.125.425
Scoring Position2140006020010.190.250.190.440
Pinch Hitting100001100000.000.000.000.000
 GABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKAVGOBPSLGOPS
Home1343153018981.349.442.488.931
Road1346143001761.304.385.370.754
This Week1410001000.250.250.250.500
Last Week51461002551.429.579.5001.079
March/April258528601816142.329.420.435.855
May1410001000.250.250.250.500

Career Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBHPSFKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSTeams
193946152394131523600310.257.285.355.640DET
1940912310000000000.250.250.333.583DET
194244371210044400100.324.390.351.742DET
1943111347120226652573023511.346.398.496.894DET
194413752617019413609138601435.323.375.449.824DET
19451053279413611436024111220.287.337.465.802DET
19461092165471219341811801.250.309.319.629DET
194713948114727810747649252202.306.369.457.826 BOS
19482689296019161400200.326.417.427.844BOS
Total7262187668100264627636118312106779.305.361.438.799 

Career Minor League Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
1937, AA2080302139114531.375.400.537.938
1937, AAA11642111312293749202979.268.296.371.666
1938, AAA1315001522161875776128138.304.377.478.855
1939, AAA48195711328413518924.364.416.574.990
1940, AAA552207211110462424743.327.389.523.911
1941, AAA10826180112103742291045.307.372.479.851

Career Postseason Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
19433102010112000.200.333.400.733
19475194000121001.211.250.211.461
Total8296010233001.207.281.276.557

Fielding Stats 1948

PositionGGSPOADPTCEPCTINNRANGEPBRSTARTORTO%
Leftfield161531313401.000134.02.28    
Rightfield10918001801.00074.02.19    

Player History

Drafted in 3rd round, 38th overall pick, by Detroit in 1937...
Injured on 6/8/1938 with a Dislocated Shoulder, out for 9-10 weeks...
Had first career hit on 5/27/1939, off Paul Gehrman (PHA)...
Hit first career homerun on 6/16/1939, off Bill Swift (PHA)...
Injured on 7/30/1940 with a Dislocated Shoulder, out for 7 weeks...
1/31/1944: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,202,143 through salary arbitration...
1/31/1945: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,478,571 through salary arbitration...
Injured on 6/2/1945 with a Broken Foot, out for 5 weeks...
1/31/1946: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,478,571 through salary arbitration...
Signed as a free agent by Boston (A) on 2/7/1947 to a 2-year deal worth $1,750,000 per year...
Injured on 8/18/1947 with a Inflamed Rib Cage Muscle, out for 1-2 weeks...
Batting Leader Boards Appearances
AVG
1944 - .323 - 8th
Triples
1947 - 8 - 6th
   

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