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Herb Pennock
Herbert Jefferis Pennock (The Knight Of Kennett Square)

Bats Both, Throws Left
Height 6' 0", Weight 160 lb.
Debut May 14, 1912
Born February 10, 1894 in Kennett Square, PA
Died January 30, 1948 in New York, NY

Pitching   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  W   L   G   GS  CG SHO SV   IP     H   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA *lgERAa *ERA+
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 1912 18 PHA AL   1   2  17   2   1   0  2   50.0   48   25   1   30   38  4.50  3.10   69
 1913 19 PHA AL   2   1  14   3   1   0  0   33.3   30   19   4   22   17  5.13  2.75   54
 1914 20 PHA AL  11   4  28  14   8   3  3  151.7  136   47   1   65   90  2.79  2.60   93
 1915 21 PHA AL   3   6  11   8   3   1  1   44.0   46   26   2   29   24  5.32  2.92   55
         BOS AL   0   0   5   1   0   0  0   14.0   23   15   0   10    7  9.64  2.76   29
         TOT AL   3   6  16   9   3   1  1   58.0   69   41   2   39   31  6.36  2.89   45
 1916 22 BOS AL   0   2   9   2   0   0  1   26.7   23    9   0    8   12  3.04  2.77   91
 1917 23 BOS AL   5   5  24   5   4   1  1  100.7   90   37   2   23   35  3.31  2.58   78
 1919 25 BOS AL  16   8  32  26  16   5  0  219.0  223   66   2   48   70  2.71  3.02  112
 1920 26 BOS AL  16  13  37  31  19   4  2  242.3  244   99   9   61   68  3.68  3.64   99
 1921 27 BOS AL  12  14  32  32  15   1  0  222.7  268  100   7   59   91  4.04  4.24  105
 1922 28 BOS AL  10  17  32  26  15   1  1  202.0  230   97   7   74   59  4.32  4.11   95
 1923 29 NYY AL  19   6  35  27  21   1  3  238.3  235   83  11   68   93  3.13  3.94  126
 1924 30 NYY AL  21   9  40  34  25   4  3  286.3  302   90  13   64  101  2.83  4.14  146
 1925 31 NYY AL  16  17  47  31  21   2  2  277.0  267   91  11   71   88  2.96  4.26  144
 1926 32 NYY AL  23  11  40  33  19   1  2  266.3  294  107  11   43   78  3.62  3.86  107
 1927 33 NYY AL  19   8  34  26  18   1  2  209.7  225   70   5   48   51  3.00  3.84  128
 1928 34 NYY AL  17   6  28  24  18   5  3  211.0  215   60   2   40   53  2.56  3.75  147
 1929 35 NYY AL   9  11  27  23   8   1  2  157.3  205   86  11   28   49  4.92  3.86   78
 1930 36 NYY AL  11   7  25  19  11   1  0  156.3  194   75   8   20   46  4.32  4.32  100
 1931 37 NYY AL  11   6  25  25  12   1  0  189.3  247   90   7   30   65  4.28  3.99   93
 1932 38 NYY AL   9   5  22  21   9   1  0  146.7  191   75   8   38   54  4.60  4.07   89
 1933 39 NYY AL   7   4  23   5   2   1  4   65.0   96   40   4   21   22  5.54  3.89   70
 1934 40 BOS AL   2   0  30   2   1   0  1   62.0   68   21   2   16   16  3.05  4.80  158
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 22 Yr WL% .597 240 162 617 420 247  35 33 3571.7 3900 1428 128  916 1227  3.60  3.80  106
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 162 Game Avg    15  10  40  27  16   2  2  234.2  255   93   8   60   80  3.60  3.80  106
 Career High     23  17  47  34  25   5  4  286.3  302  107  13   74  101  2.56  4.80  158
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
                 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 
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1912 18 PHA AL  17   15    1    2   1  0   0    0   0      0      .133  .133  .200    3   1           0    
 1913 19 PHA AL  14    9    0    1   0  0   0    0   0      1   2  .111  .200  .111    1   0           0    
 1914 20 PHA AL  28   56    7   12   0  2   0    9   0      2  11  .214  .241  .286   16   1           0    
 1915 21 PHA AL  11   18    1    5   1  0   0    3   0      0   5  .278  .278  .333    6   0           0    
         BOS AL   5    6    1    1   1  0   0    0   0      0   2  .167  .167  .333    2   0           0    
         TOT AL  16   24    2    6   2  0   0    3   0  0   0   7  .250  .250  .333    8   0   0   0   0   0
 1916 22 BOS AL  11    8    0    1   0  0   0    0   0      1   1  .125  .222  .125    1   0           0    
 1917 23 BOS AL  24   24    2    4   0  0   0    2   0      7   5  .167  .375  .167    4   1           1    
 1919 25 BOS AL  32   75    7   13   4  0   0    7   0      6  12  .173  .253  .227   17   6           2    
 1920 26 BOS AL  38   77    7   20   3  0   0    6   0  0   9  18  .260  .345  .299   23   7           1    
 1921 27 BOS AL  32   85    9   18   8  0   1   11   0  0   6  10  .212  .272  .341   29   4           1    
 1922 28 BOS AL  32   65    5    9   1  1   0    2   0  0   4   9  .138  .188  .185   12   2           0    
 1923 29 NYY AL  35   83   11   16   3  0   0    7   0  0   9   8  .193  .272  .229   19   8           0    
 1924 30 NYY AL  40  101   13   16   2  0   2    9   1  0   7  13  .158  .220  .238   24  10           1    
 1925 31 NYY AL  47   99    6   20   1  1   0    7   0  0   2   7  .202  .218  .232   23   9           0    
 1926 32 NYY AL  40   85    8   18   2  0   0    6   0  0  10   8  .212  .302  .235   20  16           1    
 1927 33 NYY AL  34   69    6   15   2  0   0    6   0  0   3  10  .217  .250  .246   17  13           0    
 1928 34 NYY AL  28   74    1   15   0  0   0    9   0  0   3   7  .203  .234  .203   15   7           0    
 1929 35 NYY AL  27   51    4    9   0  0   0    1   0  0   4   6  .176  .236  .176    9   6           0    
 1930 36 NYY AL  25   60    5   11   0  0   0    4   0  0   4  12  .183  .234  .183   11   1           0    
 1931 37 NYY AL  25   66    8   10   2  0   1    6   0  0   9  12  .152  .253  .227   15   7           0    
 1932 38 NYY AL  22   53    4    8   2  0   0    6   0  0   7   5  .151  .250  .189   10   5           0    
 1933 39 NYY AL  23   21    0    5   0  0   0    1   0  0   0   5  .238  .238  .238    5   6           0    
 1934 40 BOS AL  30   14    2    3   0  0   0    1   0  0   0   4  .214  .214  .214    3   1           0    
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 22 Seasons     620 1214  108  232  33  4   4  103   1  0  94 172  .191  .253  .235  285 111   0   0   7   0
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 162 Game Avg        317   28   61   9  1   1   27   0  0  25  45  .191  .253  .235   74  29   0   0   2   0
 Career High     47  101   13   20   8  2   2   11   1  0  10  18                     29  16   0   0   2   0
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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% 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 1912 18 PHA AL   16   14    0                     | .133  .267| .133  .333| .200  .353| .333  .687|  -3           
 1913 19 PHA AL   10    8    0                     | .111  .267| .200  .330| .111  .344| .311  .674|  -7           
 1914 20 PHA AL   59   45    3                     | .214  .252| .241  .324| .286  .330| .527  .654|  61           
 1915 21 PHA AL   18   13    1                     | .278  .250| .278  .328| .333  .328| .611  .656|  86           
         BOS AL    6    5    0                     | .167  .250| .167  .333| .333  .333| .500  .667|  50           
         TOT AL   24   18    2                     | .250  .250| .250  .329| .333  .329| .583  .658|  77         0%
 1916 22 BOS AL    9    7    0                     | .125  .263| .222  .333| .125  .338| .347  .671|   4           
 1917 23 BOS AL   33   21    1                     | .167  .254| .375  .325| .167  .329| .542  .654|  66           
 1919 25 BOS AL   89   68    4                     | .173  .269| .253  .334| .227  .361| .480  .695|  39           
 1920 26 BOS AL   94   64    7                     | .260  .286| .345  .351| .299  .394| .644  .744|  74         0%
 1921 27 BOS AL   96   71    7                     | .212  .295| .272  .361| .341  .415| .613  .776|  57         0%
 1922 28 BOS AL   71   58    2                     | .138  .292| .188  .357| .185  .409| .373  .766|  -2         0%
 1923 29 NYY AL  100   75    5                     | .193  .293| .272  .363| .229  .405| .501  .768|  31         0%
 1924 30 NYY AL  119   95    5                     | .158  .298| .220  .368| .238  .409| .458  .777|  18       100%
 1925 31 NYY AL  110   88    5                     | .202  .297| .218  .367| .232  .416| .450  .783|  15         0%
 1926 32 NYY AL  112   83    5                     | .212  .287| .302  .358| .235  .404| .537  .762|  43         0%
 1927 33 NYY AL   85   67    4                     | .217  .290| .250  .357| .246  .406| .496  .763|  31         0%
 1928 34 NYY AL   84   66    3                     | .203  .285| .234  .349| .203  .404| .436  .753|  17         0%
 1929 35 NYY AL   61   48    2                     | .176  .282| .236  .349| .176  .408| .413  .757|  11         0%
 1930 36 NYY AL   65   50    2                     | .183  .290| .234  .353| .183  .427| .418  .780|   9         0%
 1931 37 NYY AL   82   63    3                     | .152  .279| .253  .345| .227  .398| .481  .744|  30         0%
 1932 38 NYY AL   65   50    2                     | .151  .279| .250  .348| .189  .409| .439  .758|  18         0%
 1933 39 NYY AL   27   22    1                     | .238  .271| .238  .343| .238  .395| .476  .738|  30         0%
 1934 40 BOS AL   15   12    0                     | .214  .300| .214  .371| .214  .429| .429  .800|   8         0%
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 22 Seasons     1426 1093   71                     | .191  .284| .253  .352| .235  .397| .488  .749|  31       100%

* 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  
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 1912 18 PHA AL   P*  17      2   15    1    0  .944  .940  3.06  2.95   2   50.0
 1913 19 PHA AL   P*  14      0    9    0    0 1.000  .937  2.43  3.00   3   33.3
 1914 20 PHA AL   P*  28      9   37    3    1  .939  .936  2.73  2.96  14  151.7
 1915 21 PHA AL   P*  11      1   15    1    1  .941  .937  3.27  3.01   8   44.0
         BOS AL   P*   5      1    0    1    0  .500  .937  0.64  3.02   1   14.0
         TOT AL   P*  16      2   15    2    1  .895  .939  2.64  3.01   9   58.0
 1916 22 BOS AL   P*   9      3    4    0    0 1.000  .945  2.36  2.97   2   26.7
 1917 23 BOS AL   P*  24      1   30    2    2  .939  .947  2.77  3.04   5  100.7
 1919 25 BOS AL   P*  32     13   45    2    5  .967  .948  2.38  2.83  26  219.0
 1920 26 BOS AL   P*  37      6   53    1    0  .983  .949  2.19  2.70  31  242.3
 1921 27 BOS AL   P*  32     11   59    2    3  .972  .956  2.83  2.70  32  222.7
 1922 28 BOS AL   P*  32      8   56    1    1  .985  .963  2.85  2.60  26  202.0
 1923 29 NYY AL   P*  35      4   66    1    4  .986  .959  2.64  2.72  27  238.3
 1924 30 NYY AL   P*  40     10   61    0    5 1.000  .959  2.23  2.53  34  286.3
 1925 31 NYY AL   P*  47      7   54    4    3  .938  .960  1.98  2.66  31  277.0
 1926 32 NYY AL   P*  40      2   73    1    6  .987  .957  2.53  2.66  33  266.3
 1927 33 NYY AL   P*  34      4   45    1    2  .980  .959  2.10  2.62  26  209.7
 1928 34 NYY AL   P*  28      5   59    1    3  .985  .957  2.73  2.44  24  211.0
 1929 35 NYY AL   P*  27      4   31    0    2 1.000  .958  2.00  2.34  23  157.3
 1930 36 NYY AL   P*  25      3   26    1    1  .967  .946  1.67  2.20  19  156.3
 1931 37 NYY AL   P*  25      1   37    1    4  .974  .954  1.81  2.21  25  189.3
 1932 38 NYY AL   P*  22      4   29    1    1  .971  .958  2.02  2.24  21  146.7
 1933 39 NYY AL   P*  23      2   12    1    1  .933  .960  1.94  2.28   5   65.0
 1934 40 BOS AL   P*  30      0    8    0    0 1.000  .956  1.16  2.13   2   62.0
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Position Total   P* 617    101  824   26   45  .973  .954  2.33  2.60 420 3571.6
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Overall Total       617    101  824   26   45  .973  .954  1.50  1.67

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
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
 1914 WS    PHA BSN   L    1   0.00  0-0   0  0   3.0   2   0   2   3
 1923 WS    NYY NYG   W    3   3.63  2-0   1  1  17.3  19   7   1   8
 1926 WS    NYY STL   L    3   1.23  2-0   0  2  22.0  13   3   4   8
 1927 WS    NYY PIT   W    1   1.00  1-0   0  1   9.0   3   1   0   1
 1932 WS    NYY CHC   W    2   2.25  0-0   2  0   4.0   2   1   1   4
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
  5 World Series     3-2  10   1.95  5-0   3  4  55.3  39  12   8  24
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+

Postseason Batting

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO  BA    OBP   SLG  SB
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1914 WS    PHA BSN   L    1   1  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
 1923 WS    NYY NYG   W    3   6  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  2  .000  .000  .000  0
 1926 WS    NYY STL   L    3   7  1  1  1  0  0   0  0  0  .143  .143  .286  0
 1927 WS    NYY PIT   W    1   4  1  0  0  0  0   1  0  1  .000  .000  .000  0
 1932 WS    NYY CHC   W    2   1  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
  5 World Series     3-2  10  19  2  1  1  0  0   1  0  3  .053  .053  .105  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+

Appearances on Leaderboards and Awards  

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

Top 10 MVP
1924-AL-4
1926-AL-3
ERA
1923-3.13-7
1924-2.83-3
1925-2.96-2
1927-3.00-8
1928-2.56-2
Wins
1923-19-6
1924-21-2
1925-16-8
1926-23-2
1927-19-4
1928-17-8
Car-240-50
Won-Loss %
1914-.733-4
1919-.667-5
1923-.760-1
1924-.700-2
1926-.676-2
1927-.704-6
1928-.739-4
1931-.647-6
1932-.643-9
(BB + H)/9IP
1920-11.33-6
1923-11.44-5
1924-11.50-5
1925-10.98-1
1926-11.39-1
1928-10.88-4
Hits Allowed/9IP
1923-8.87-8
1925-8.68-4
Base on Balls/9IP
1919-1.97-6
1920-2.27-7
1924-2.01-4
1925-2.31-5
1926-1.45-1
1927-2.06-6
1928-1.71-3
1929-1.60-2
1930-1.15-1
1931-1.43-1
Strikeouts/9IP
1921-3.68-6
1923-3.51-10
1924-3.17-5
Games
1925-47-5
1926-40-9
Saves
1912-2-6
1914-3-6
1920-2-7
1928-3-10
1933-4-8
Innings
1924-286.3-3
1925-277.0-1
1926-266.3-3
Car-3571.7-60
Strikeouts
1923-93-9
1924-101-4
1925-88-6
1926-78-9
Games Started
1921-32-9
1924-34-4
1925-31-7
1926-33-4
Car-420-87
Comp. Games
1923-21-6
1924-25-3
1925-21-3
1926-19-5
1927-18-5
Car-247-83
Shutouts
1919-5-2
1920-4-4
1924-4-3
1925-2-8
1928-5-1
1930-1-10
Car-35-70
Home Runs Allow.
1913-4-10
1920-9-10
1923-11-8
1924-13-3
1925-11-10
1926-11-8
Hits Allowed
1924-302-4
1925-267-8
1926-294-2
Car-3900-41
Losses
1922-17-3
1925-17-5
Adjusted ERA+
1923-126-5
1924-146-3
1925-144-2
1928-147-3
         

Black Ink: Pitching - 13 (Average HOFer ~ 40)
Gray Ink: Pitching - 157 (Average HOFer ~ 185)
HOF Standards: Pitching - 36.0 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Pitching - 77.0 (Likely HOFer > 100)

Act.- Denotes rank among active players, Car. - Denotes career rank

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* - Signifies Hall of Famer

 

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