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Walt Dropo

Walter Dropo
Born: January 30, 1923
Moosup, CT USA
Deceased: 2010
Peabody, MA USA
Primary Position: 1B
All Position(s) Played: 1B, 3B, PH
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 220
College: University of Connecticut
Career: 1949-1961
Minor League Statistics

Walt Dropo compiled a career batting average of .270 with 152 home runs and 704 RBI in his 1288-game career with the Boston Red Sox, Detroit Tigers, Chicago White Sox, Cincinnati Redlegs and Baltimore Orioles. He began playing during the 1949 season and last took the field during the 1961 campaign.


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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
1949ALBoston Red Sox1144413620010037.146.205.195.400820000
1950ALBoston Red Sox13660955910118028834144004575.322.378.583.961326165000
1951ALBoston Red Sox9939836037861401157003852.239.312.369.681133160000
1952ALBoston Red Sox37145132133571627001122.265.331.470.8016292000
1952ALDetroit Tigers115488459561281732370222663.279.320.479.800220172100
1953ALDetroit Tigers152645606611503031396202969.248.289.371.660225226400
1954ALDetroit Tigers1073543202790142444012441.281.328.375.703120130640
1955ALChicago White Sox141502453551271521979014271.280.343.448.791203152328
1956ALChicago White Sox1254123614296131852103751.266.334.374.708135153562
1957ALChicago White Sox932442232457201349011640.256.300.439.74098100142
1958ALChicago White Sox285952310102800511.192.271.327.5981731010
1958NLCincinnati Redlegs63179162184772731001231.290.335.488.8237971040
1959NLCincinnati Redlegs2644394410120047.103.205.205.410831000
1959ALBaltimore Orioles62166151174290621001220.278.329.457.7866960210
1960ALBaltimore Orioles79201179164880421012019.268.343.380.7236891010
1961ALBaltimore Orioles1431271700120043.259.355.370.7251030000
Totals12884521412447811131682215270456328582.270.326.432.757178116624222312


Fielding:

Year Lg Team Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G
1949ALBoston Red Sox1B1100.010340131.0009.727
1950ALBoston Red Sox1B13400.011427715147.9889.097
1951ALBoston Red Sox1B9300.0878631291.9871.118
1952ALBoston Red Sox1B3500.031921231.9949.714
1952ALDetroit Tigers1B11500.010057812104.9899.417
1953ALDetroit Tigers1B15000.0126012714121.9909.247
1954ALDetroit Tigers1B9579728.368154360.9969.0827.737
1955ALChicago White Sox1B1401201078.71101626104.9959.7048.307
1956ALChicago White Sox1B11791869.085550695.9939.3737.735
1957ALChicago White Sox1B6950466.348339749.9871.0747.565
1958NLCincinnati Redlegs1B4337322.0300270311.0009.1407.605
1958ALChicago White Sox1B161299.3988081.0009.6046.625
1959ALBaltimore Orioles1B5437355.038618442.9901.2427.481
1959NLCincinnati Redlegs1B239104.3103110111.0009.8344.957
1959ALBaltimore Orioles3B204.002011.0004.5001.000
1960ALBaltimore Orioles1B6756414.739727350.9939.2036.328
1960ALBaltimore Orioles3B102.00000.000.000
1961ALBaltimore Orioles1B12969.76260111.0008.7855.667
Totals11775004513.3917367484969.99219.6368.366

Awards

1950 - AL Rookie of the Year
1950 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star 1B




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