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Frank Baker
John Franklin Baker (Home Run)
Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 5' 11", Weight 173 lb.
Debut September 21, 1908
Born March 13, 1886 in Trappe, MD
Died June 28, 1963 in Trappe, MD

 

Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  G   AB    R    H   2B 3B  HR  RBI  SB CS  BB  SO   BA   OBP   SLG   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1908 22 PHA AL   9   31    5    9   3  0   0    2   0      0      .290  .290  .387   12   2           0    
 1909 23 PHA AL 148  541   73  165  27 19   4   85  20     26      .305  .343  .447  242  34           5    
 1910 24 PHA AL 146  561   83  159  25 15   2   74  21     34      .283  .329  .392  220  21           4    
 1911 25 PHA AL 148  592   96  198  42 14  11  115  38     40      .334  .379  .508  301  25           2    
 1912 26 PHA AL 149  577  116  200  40 21  10  130  40     50      .347  .404  .541  312  11           6    
 1913 27 PHA AL 149  564  116  190  34  9  12  117  34     63  31  .337  .413  .493  278   7          10    
 1914 28 PHA AL 150  570   84  182  23 10   9   89  19 20  53  37  .319  .380  .442  252   8           3    
 1916 30 NYY AL 100  360   46   97  23  2  10   52  15     36  30  .269  .344  .428  154   1           5    
 1917 31 NYY AL 146  553   57  156  24  2   6   71  18     48  27  .282  .345  .365  202   7           5    
 1918 32 NYY AL 126  504   65  154  24  5   6   62   8     38  13  .306  .357  .409  206  12           2    
 1919 33 NYY AL 141  567   70  166  22  1  10   83  13     44  18  .293  .346  .388  220   9           2    
 1921 35 NYY AL  94  330   46   97  16  2   9   71   8  5  26  12  .294  .353  .436  144   9           4    
 1922 36 NYY AL  69  234   30   65  12  3   7   36   1  3  15  14  .278  .327  .444  104   7           2    
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 13 Seasons         5984      1838    103      987     28     182  .307  .363  .442      153   0   0  50   0
               1575       887      315     96      235    473                       2647
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 162 Game Avg        615   91  189  32 11  10  102  24  3  49  19  .307  .363  .442  272  16   0   0   5   0
 Career High    150  592  116  200  42 21  12  130  40 20  63  37  .347  .413  .541  312  34   0   0  10   0

Special Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  PA  Outs  RC   xR  xR27  xW   OWP    BA *lgBA   OBP *lgOBP  SLG *lgSLG  OPS *lgOPS*OPS+ psOPS  SB% 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 1908 22 PHA AL   33   24    3                     | .290  .255| .290  .313| .387  .323| .677  .635| 113           
 1909 23 PHA AL  606  410   81                     | .305  .255| .343  .316| .447  .323| .790  .639| 147           
 1910 24 PHA AL  620  423   71                     | .283  .249| .329  .315| .392  .321| .721  .636| 126           
 1911 25 PHA AL  659  419  113                     | .334  .279| .379  .345| .508  .366| .887  .711| 149           
 1912 26 PHA AL  644  388  124                     | .347  .268| .404  .336| .541  .352| .945  .688| 174           
 1913 27 PHA AL  644  381  112                     | .337  .262| .413  .333| .493  .344| .906  .678| 167           
 1914 28 PHA AL  634  416   95                     | .319  .252| .380  .324| .442  .330| .822  .654| 151        48%
 1916 30 NYY AL  402  264   51                     | .269  .259| .344  .333| .428  .338| .772  .671| 130           
 1917 31 NYY AL  613  404   68                     | .282  .256| .345  .327| .365  .331| .710  .658| 116           
 1918 32 NYY AL  556  362   73                     | .306  .263| .357  .334| .409  .335| .765  .669| 129           
 1919 33 NYY AL  622  410   75                     | .293  .277| .346  .344| .388  .373| .734  .716| 105           
 1921 35 NYY AL  369  247   49                     | .294  .302| .353  .368| .436  .424| .789  .792|  99        61%
 1922 36 NYY AL  258  179   33                     | .278  .295| .327  .361| .444  .415| .771  .776|  98        25%
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 13 Seasons     6660 4327  947                     | .307  .266| .363  .334| .442  .349| .805  .683| 135        89%

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Fielding   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO    A    E   DP    FP   lgFP  RnF  lgRnF
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+
 1908 22 PHA AL  3B    9     12   22    0    0 1.000  .932  3.78  3.20
 1909 23 PHA AL  3B  146    209  277   42   16  .920  .931  3.33  3.33
 1910 24 PHA AL  3B  146    207  313   45   35  .920  .931  3.56  3.38
 1911 25 PHA AL  3B  148    217  274   30   26  .942  .929  3.32  3.26
 1912 26 PHA AL  3B  149    217  321   34   25  .941  .920  3.61  3.27
 1913 27 PHA AL  3B  149    233  280   44   19  .921  .934  3.44  3.08
 1914 28 PHA AL  3B  149    221  292   24   20  .955  .936  3.44  3.14
 1916 30 NYY AL  3B   96    133  210   22   16  .940  .939  3.57  3.23
 1917 31 NYY AL  3B  146    202  317   28   21  .949  .941  3.55  3.23
 1918 32 NYY AL  3B  126    175  282   13   30  .972  .948  3.63  3.25
 1919 33 NYY AL  3B  141    176  286   22   28  .955  .950  3.28  3.24
 1921 35 NYY AL  3B   83     84  173   11   16  .959  .952  3.10  3.26
 1922 36 NYY AL  3B   60     68  108    7    7  .962  .950  2.93  3.24
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+
 Position Total  3B 1548   2154 3155  322  259  .943  .937  3.43  3.24
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+
 Overall Total      1548   2154 3155  322  259  .943  .937  3.43  3.24

Postseason Batting

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO  BA    OBP   SLG  SB
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1910 WS    PHA CHC   W    5  22  6  9  3  0  0   4  2  1  .409  .458  .545  0
 1911 WS    PHA NYG   W    6  24  7  9  2  0  2   5  1  5  .375  .400  .708  0
 1913 WS    PHA NYG   W    5  20  2  9  0  0  1   7  0  2  .450  .450  .600  1
 1914 WS    PHA BSN   L    4  16  0  4  2  0  0   2  1  3  .250  .294  .375  0
 1921 WS    NYY NYG   L    4   8  0  2  0  0  0   0  1  0  .250  .333  .250  0
 1922 WS    NYY NYG   L    1   1  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
  6 World Series     3-3  25  91 15 33  7  0  3  18  5 11  .363  .396  .538  1
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+

Appearances on Leaderboards and Awards  

Awards are Year-League-Award, Stats are Year-Value-Rank

Top 10 MVP
1912-AL-7
1913-AL-5
1914-AL-3
Batting Average
1909-.305-7
1911-.334-7
1912-.347-6
1913-.337-5
1914-.319-5
1918-.306-5
On-base %
1912-.404-6
1913-.413-5
1914-.380-6
Slugging %
1909-.447-4
1911-.508-5
1912-.541-4
1913-.493-4
1914-.442-7
1916-.428-5
1918-.409-9
OPS
1909-.790-7
1911-.887-7
1912-.945-4
1913-.906-4
1914-.822-6
1916-.772-8
1918-.765-10
Games
1909-148-10
1911-148-4
1913-149-9
1918-126-10
1919-141-1
At Bats
1909-541-9
1910-561-7
1911-592-2
1912-577-10
1913-564-7
1918-504-4
1919-567-2
Runs
1909-73-6
1910-83-7
1911-96-9
1912-116-5
1913-116-2
1914-84-7
1918-65-9
Hits
1909-165-6
1910-159-8
1911-198-4
1912-200-4
1913-190-3
1914-182-3
1918-154-3
1919-166-8
Total Bases
1909-242-4
1910-220-9
1911-301-4
1912-312-4
1913-278-3
1914-252-3
1918-206-3
1919-220-9
Doubles
1909-27-6
1910-25-8
1911-42-3
1912-40-3
1913-34-3
1914-23-8
1918-24-4
Triples
1909-19-1
1910-15-6
1911-14-6
1912-21-3
Home Runs
1909-4-6
1911-11-1
1912-10-1
1913-12-1
1914-9-1
1916-10-2
1917-6-4
1918-6-3
1919-10-2
RBI
1909-85-3
1910-74-6
1911-115-2
1912-130-1
1913-117-1
1914-89-4
1917-71-8
1918-62-6
1919-83-7
Stolen Bases
1911-38-9
1912-40-7
Adjusted OPS+
1909-147-7
1911-149-7
1912-174-4
1913-167-4
1914-151-6
1916-130-9
Extra-Base Hits
1909-50-3
1910-42-8
1911-67-3
1912-71-3
1913-55-4
1914-42-8
1918-35-7
Times on Base
1909-196-9
1911-240-8
1912-256-7
1913-263-3
1914-238-6
1918-194-9
Hit By Pitch
1913-10-3
Sac. Hits
1909-34-3
1911-25-10
Power/Speed Number
1909-6.7-7
1911-17.1-1
1912-16.0-2
1913-17.7-1
1914-12.2-1
1916-12.0-2
1917-9.0-6
1918-6.9-4
1919-11.3-2
     

Black Ink: Batting - 26 (Average HOFer ~ 27)
Gray Ink: Batting - 196 (Average HOFer ~ 144)
HOF Standards: Batting - 33.0 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 81.0 (Likely HOFer > 100)

Act.- Denotes rank among active players, Car. - Denotes career rank
Click on the Car, Act or Year to see the career, active, or league leaderboard.


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  2. Pinky Whitney (903)
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  4. Hardy Richardson (887)
  5. Bing Miller (884)
  6. Baby Doll Jacobson (883)
  7. Joe Vosmik (883)
  8. George Grantham (882)
  9. George Kell (882) *
  10. Bill Madlock (881)
Most Similar by Age
  1. Pinky Whitney (975)
  2. Tex McDonald (965)
  3. Pinky Whitney (948)
  4. Pinky Whitney (956)
  5. Pinky Whitney (941)
  6. Denny Lyons (925)
  7. George Grantham (934)
  8. Denny Lyons (940)
  9. Pinky Higgins (919)
  10. Joe Vosmik (926)
  11. Jimmy Collins (939) *
  12. Jimmy Collins (929) *


* - Signifies Hall of Famer

 

 

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