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Hank Borowy
Henry Ludwig Borowy
Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 0", Weight 175 lb.
Debut April 18, 1942
Born May 12, 1916 in Bloomfield, NJ

 

Pitching   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  W   L   G   GS  CG SHO SV   IP     H   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA *lgERAa *ERA+
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 1942 26 NYY AL  15   4  25  21  13   4  1  178.3  157   50   6   66   85  2.52  3.44  136
 1943 27 NYY AL  14   9  29  27  14   3  0  217.3  195   68  11   72  113  2.82  3.23  115
 1944 28 NYY AL  17  12  35  30  19   3  2  252.7  224   74  15   88  107  2.64  3.50  133
 1945 29 NYY AL  10   5  18  18   7   1  0  132.3  107   46   6   58   35  3.13  3.47  111
         CHC NL  11   2  15  14  11   1  1  122.3  105   29   2   47   47  2.13  3.65  171
         TOT     21   7  33  32  18   2  1  254.7  212   75   8  105   82  2.65  3.56  134
 1946 30 CHC NL  12  10  32  28   8   1  0  201.0  220   84   9   61   95  3.76  3.31   88
 1947 31 CHC NL   8  12  40  25   7   1  2  183.0  190   89  19   63   75  4.38  3.94   90
 1948 32 CHC NL   5  10  39  17   2   1  1  127.0  156   69   9   49   50  4.89  3.91   80
 1949 33 PHI NL  12  12  28  28  12   1  0  193.3  188   90  19   63   43  4.19  3.96   94
 1950 34 PHI NL   0   0   3   0   0   0  0    6.3    5    4   0    4    3  5.68  4.12   72
         PIT NL   1   3  11   3   0   0  0   25.3   32   18   6    9    9  6.39  4.41   69
         DET AL   1   1  13   2   1   0  0   32.7   23   12   3   16   12  3.31  4.66  141
         TOT NL   1   3  14   3   0   0  0   31.7   37   22   6   13   12  6.26  4.35   70
         TOT      2   4  27   5   1   0  0   64.3   60   34   9   29   24  4.75  4.50   95
 1951 35 DET AL   2   2  26   1   0   0  0   45.3   58   35   3   27   16  6.95  4.17   60
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 10 Yr WL% .568 108  82 314 214  94  16  7 1717.0 1660  668 108  623  690  3.50  3.63  104
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 162 Game Avg    13  10  40  27  12   2  0  221.1  213   86  13   80   88  3.50  3.63  104
 Career High     21  12  40  32  19   4  2  254.7  224   90  19  105  113  2.52  4.50  136
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
                 W   L   G   GS  CG SHO SV   IP     H   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA *lgERA *ERA+

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Shaded Text indicates partial season results.

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 
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1942 26 NYY AL  25   70    4   11   1  1   0    7   0  0   1  17  .157  .169  .200   14   4           0   1
 1943 27 NYY AL  29   74    2   15   4  1   0    7   0  0   5  17  .203  .253  .284   21   8           0   3
 1944 28 NYY AL  35   90    5   12   1  2   0    7   0  0   3  17  .133  .161  .189   17   7           0   4
 1945 29 NYY AL  18   50    5   11   2  1   0    6   0  0   3  12  .220  .264  .300   15   3           0   1
         CHC NL  15   41    5    7   1  0   0    0   0      4  11  .171  .244  .195    8   7           0   1
         TOT     33   91   10   18   3  1   0    6   0  0   7  23  .198  .255  .253   23  10   0   0   0   2
 1946 30 CHC NL  33   72    9   13   4  1   0    8   0      1  18  .181  .192  .264   19   7           0   0
 1947 31 CHC NL  41   56    5    7   3  0   0    6   0      2  14  .125  .169  .179   10   0           1   1
 1948 32 CHC NL  39   36    4    8   3  0   0    0   0      2   8  .222  .263  .306   11   0           0   0
 1949 33 PHI NL  28   61    2   13   3  0   0    6   0      7  19  .213  .294  .262   16   5           0   0
 1950 34 PHI NL   3    0    0    0   0  0   0    0   0      0   0                      0   1           0   0
         PIT NL  11    6    1    1   0  0   0    0   0      0   1  .167  .167  .167    1   2           0   0
         DET AL  13    7    1    1   0  0   0    1   0  0   0   1  .143  .143  .143    1   2           0   1
         TOT NL  14    6    1    1   0  0   0    0   0  0   0   1  .167  .167  .167    1   3   0   0   0   0
         TOT     27   13    2    2   0  0   0    1   0  0   0   2  .154  .154  .154    2   5   0   0   0   1
 1951 35 DET AL  26    8    0    0   0  0   0    0   0  0   0   3  .000  .000  .000    0   0           0   0
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 10 Seasons     316  571   43   99  22  6   0   48   0  0  28 138  .173  .213  .233  133  46   0   0   1  12
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 162 Game Avg        293   22   51  11  3   0   25   0  0  14  71  .173  .213  .233   68  24   0   0   1   6
 Career High     41   91   10   18   4  2   0    8   0  0   7  23                     23  10   0   0   1   4
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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 

Shaded Text indicates partial season results.

Special Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  PA  Outs  RC   xR  xR27  xW   OWP    BA *lgBA   OBP *lgOBP  SLG *lgSLG  OPS *lgOPS*OPS+ psOPS  SB% 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 1942 26 NYY AL   75   64    2                     | .157  .263| .169  .337| .200  .369| .369  .705|   4         0%
 1943 27 NYY AL   87   70    5                     | .203  .257| .253  .332| .284  .355| .537  .687|  56         0%
 1944 28 NYY AL  100   89    2                     | .133  .271| .161  .339| .189  .371| .350  .710|  -1         0%
 1945 29 NYY AL   56   43    4                     | .220  .268| .264  .340| .300  .364| .564  .704|  60         0%
         CHC NL   52   42    2                     | .171  .271| .244  .340| .195  .373| .440  .713|  24           
         TOT     108   85    5                     | .198  .269| .255  .340| .253  .368| .508  .708|  44         0%
 1946 30 CHC NL   80   66    3                     | .181  .260| .192  .336| .264  .364| .456  .700|  30           
 1947 31 CHC NL   59   50    1                     | .125  .270| .169  .344| .179  .398| .348  .742|  -6           
 1948 32 CHC NL   38   28    2                     | .222  .264| .263  .337| .306  .392| .569  .729|  56           
 1949 33 PHI NL   73   53    4                     | .213  .267| .294  .340| .262  .400| .556  .740|  52           
 1950 34 PHI NL    1    1    0                     |           |           |           |           |   0           
         PIT NL    8    7    0                     | .167  .267| .167  .350| .167  .417| .333  .767| -12           
         DET AL    9    9    0                     | .143  .286| .143  .371| .143  .429| .286  .800| -28         0%
         TOT NL    9    8    0                     | .167  .267| .167  .350| .167  .417| .333  .767| -12         0%
         TOT      18   17    0                     | .154  .277| .154  .362| .154  .423| .308  .785| -21         0%
 1951 35 DET AL    8    8    0                     | .000  .263| .000  .350| .000  .388| .000  .737| -100         0%
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 10 Seasons      646  530   28                     | .173  .265| .213  .338| .233  .376| .446  .714|  25         0%

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Shaded Text indicates partial season results.

Fielding   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO    A    E   DP    FP   lgFP  RnF  lgRnF  GS  Inn  
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 1942 26 NYY AL   P*  25     12   38    1    3  .980  .957  2.52  2.31  21  178.3
 1943 27 NYY AL   P*  29     12   46    1    4  .983  .963  2.40  2.27  27  217.3
 1944 28 NYY AL   P*  35     13   47    1    5  .984  .960  2.14  2.09  30  252.7
 1945 29 NYY AL   P*  18      5   31    0    3 1.000  .955  2.45  2.24  18  132.3
         CHC NL   P*  15      5   20    0    0 1.000  .963  1.84  2.18  14  122.3
         TOT      P*  33     10   51    0    3 1.000  .958  2.16  2.21  32  254.6
 1946 30 CHC NL   P*  32      9   42    3    1  .944  .960  2.28  2.24  28  201.0
 1947 31 CHC NL   P*  40      7   36    2    2  .956  .966  2.11  2.12  25  183.0
 1948 32 CHC NL   P*  39      6   34    1    3  .976  .963  2.83  2.11  17  127.0
 1949 33 PHI NL   P*  28      6   32    0    0 1.000  .953  1.77  2.04  28  193.3
 1950 34 PHI NL   P*   3      1    0    0    0 1.000  .961  1.43  2.14   0    6.3
         PIT NL   P*  11      5    4    0    0 1.000  .961  3.20  2.13   3   25.3
         DET AL   P*  13      2    6    1    0  .889  .950  2.20  2.04   2   32.7
         TOT NL   P*  14      6    4    0    0 1.000  .962  2.85  2.11   3   31.6
         TOT      P*  27      8   10    1    0  .947  .957  2.52  2.07   5   64.3
 1951 35 DET AL   P*  26      2   14    1    1  .941  .953  3.18  2.07   1   45.3
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Position Total   P* 314     85  350   11   22  .975  .960  2.28  2.17 214 1716.8
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Overall Total       314     85  350   11   22  .975  .960  1.39  1.32

Shaded Text indicates partial season results.

* indicates Innings Played rather than Games Played was used in Range Factor calculations.
# indicates breakdown of outfield by position games played is for entire career.

Postseason Pitching

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  ERA    W-L  SV CG   IP   H   ER  BB  SO
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
 1942 WS    NYY STL   L    1  18.00  0-0   0  0   3.0   6   6   3   1
 1943 WS    NYY STL   W    1   2.25  1-0   0  0   8.0   6   2   3   4
 1945 WS    CHC DET   L    4   4.00  2-2   0  1  18.0  21   8   6   8
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
  3 World Series     1-2   6   4.97  3-2   0  1  29.0  33  16  12  13
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+

Postseason Batting

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO  BA    OBP   SLG  SB
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1942 WS    NYY STL   L    1   1  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  .000  .000  .000  0
 1943 WS    NYY STL   W    1   2  1  1  1  0  0   0  0  1  .500  .500 1.000  0
 1945 WS    CHC DET   L    4   6  1  1  1  0  0   0  0  3  .167  .167  .333  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
  3 World Series     1-2   6   9  2  2  2  0  0   0  0  5  .222  .222  .444  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+

Appearances on Leaderboards and Awards  

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

All-Star
1944
1945
Top 10 MVP
1945-NL-6
ERA
1942-2.52-5
1944-2.64-8
Wins
1942-15-6
1943-14-10
1944-17-5
Won-Loss %
1942-.789-2
1944-.586-10
1945-.667-6
1945-.846-1
(BB + H)/9IP
1942-11.25-9
1949-11.68-10
Hits Allowed/9IP
1942-7.92-7
1944-7.98-5
Base on Balls/9IP
1946-2.73-9
1947-3.10-10
Strikeouts/9IP
1942-4.29-7
1943-4.68-6
1946-4.25-7
Innings
1944-252.7-5
1946-201.0-10
Strikeouts
1943-113-8
1944-107-8
1946-95-8
Games Started
1943-27-9
1944-30-8
1946-28-8
Comp. Games
1943-14-10
1944-19-3
Shutouts
1942-4-2
1943-3-5
1944-3-4
Home Runs Allow.
1943-11-8
1944-15-2
1947-19-7
1949-19-9
Base On Balls Allow.
1944-88-5
Hits Allowed
1944-224-8
1946-220-4
Losses
1947-12-8
Adjusted ERA+
1942-136-10
1944-133-7
         

Black Ink: Pitching - 3 (Average HOFer ~ 40)
Gray Ink: Pitching - 68 (Average HOFer ~ 185)
HOF Standards: Pitching - 14.0 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Pitching - 32.0 (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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