Frank Chance

Frank Leroy Chance
Born: September 9, 1876
Fresno, CA USA
Deceased: 1924
Los Angeles, CA USA
Primary Position: 1B
All Position(s) Played: C, 1B, RF, CF, LF, OF, PH, PR
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 190
Career: 1898-1914
Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame in 1946.
Minor League Statistics

Frank Chance compiled a career batting average of .296 with 20 home runs and 596 RBI in his 1290-game career with the Chicago Orphans, Chicago Cubs and New York Yankees. He began playing during the 1898 season and last took the field during the 1914 campaign. Chance was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1946.


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Batting:

Year Lg Team GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
1898NLChicago Orphans5316214732414311470714.279.338.367.7055406200
1899NLChicago Orphans64213192375562122100159.286.351.354.7056804200
1900NLChicago Orphans56187149264493013801512.295.413.396.80959015800
1901NLChicago Orphans6928324138671240362702924.278.376.361.7378709400
1902NLChicago Orphans762892424070941312903723.289.401.372.7739008200
1903NLChicago Cubs1255314418314424102816707841.327.439.440.878194010200
1904NLChicago Cubs1245144518914016106494203621.310.382.430.8121940161100
1905NLChicago Cubs1185023929212416122703807826.316.450.434.8831700171500
1906NLChicago Cubs13657447410315124103715707031.319.419.430.8492040121800
1907NLChicago Cubs111451382581121921493505121.293.395.361.756138013500
1908NLChicago Cubs129513452651232742552703737.272.338.363.701164081600
1909NLChicago Cubs9337032453881640462903032.272.341.346.686112041200
1910NLChicago Cubs8834829554881280361603715.298.395.393.788116010600
1911NLChicago Cubs3112488232163117902513.239.432.409.8413605600
1912NLChicago Cubs2952100001030.200.500.200.700100100
1913ALNew York Yankees1233243500061081.208.406.208.615500100
1914ALNew York Yankees1000000000000000000
Totals128851034299798127420079205964030556320.296.394.394.7881692013711100


Fielding:

Year Lg Team Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
1898NLChicago OrphansOF170161.023571.8001.5651.6470000
1898NLChicago OrphansC330159.0621443.9504.3022.30390131248.0
1898NLChicago Orphans1B3016.018020.9001.1256.0000000
1899NLChicago OrphansC570454.016664126.9504.5594.03570706347.4
1899NLChicago Orphans1B102.020001.0009.0002.0000000
1899NLChicago OrphansOF102.00000.000.0000000
1900NLChicago OrphansC510395.015565162.9325.0134.314130736045.1
1900NLChicago Orphans1B105.05110.8571.8006.0000000
1901NLChicago OrphansOF510389.061750.9321.5731.3330000
1901NLChicago OrphansC130107.0552012.9876.3085.76910171648.5
1901NLChicago Orphans1B6031.027341.8828.7105.0000000
1902NLChicago Orphans1B380344.0391201321.9691.7531.8160000
1902NLChicago OrphansC300233.01182842.9735.6394.86700282041.7
1902NLChicago OrphansOF4022.040001.0001.6361.0000000
1903NLChicago Cubs1B12101045.01204683649.9721.9551.5120000
1903NLChicago CubsC2014.08010.8895.1434.00000200.0
1904NLChicago Cubs1B12301077.012051061348.9901.9551.6590000
1904NLChicago CubsC1013.081001.0006.2319.000002133.3
1905NLChicago Cubs1B11501043.01165751354.9901.7001.7830000
1906NLChicago Cubs1B1361361221.01376821671.9891.7471.7210000
1907NLChicago Cubs1B109109949.01129801064.99211.46611.0920000
1908NLChicago Cubs1B1261251090.01291861556.98911.3701.9290000
1909NLChicago Cubs1B9292798.090140643.9941.6131.2280000
1910NLChicago Cubs1B8787717.077338348.9961.1809.3220000
1911NLChicago Cubs1B2900.028911312.9901.3450000
1912NLChicago Cubs1B200.0220011.00011.0000000
1913ALNew York Yankees1B700.0865021.00013.0000000
1914ALNew York Yankees1B100.010001.0001.0000000
Totals125754910287.010545819185486.9849.9429.04130020517245.6

Postseason - Batting:

Year Lg Team Rnd GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
1906NLChicago CubsWS625213510002121.238.360.286.646602000
1907NLChicago CubsWS418133210003042.154.389.231.620301000
1908NLChicago CubsWS522194800025031.421.500.421.921800000
1910NLChicago CubsWS517171611040002.353.353.529.882900000
Totals2082701121310610196.300.402.371.7742603000

Postseason - Fielding:

Year Lg Team Rnd Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G
1906NLChicago CubsWS1B6653.0612011.0001.6981.500
1907NLChicago CubsWS1B4439.0441031.0001.38511.250
1908NLChicago CubsWS1B5545.065013.98513.00013.000
1910NLChicago CubsWS1B5537.3523021.00013.25911.000
Totals2020174.3222619.99611.77111.400

Awards

1909 - NL Baseball Magazine All-Star 1B
1910 - NL Baseball Magazine All-Star 1B




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