Lefty Grove

Robert Moses Grove
Born: March 6, 1900
Lonaconing, MD USA
Deceased: 1975
Norwalk, OH USA
Primary Position: P
All Position(s) Played: P, PH
Bats: L
Throws: L
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 190
Career: 1925-1941
Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame in 1947.
Minor League Statistics

Lefty Grove compiled a career batting average of .148 with 15 home runs and 121 RBI in his 619-game career with the Philadelphia Athletics and Boston Red Sox. He began playing during the 1925 season and last took the field during the 1941 campaign. Grove was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1947.


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Pitching:

Year Lg Team W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
1925ALPhiladelphia Athletics1012.4554.75451812501197.0207120104111310116509908
1926ALPhiladelphia Athletics1313.5002.51453392016258.02279772610101946051072
1927ALPhiladelphia Athletics2013.6063.195128181419262.32511169367901742151106
1928ALPhiladelphia Athletics248.7502.58393162444261.72289375106401831041075
1929ALPhiladelphia Athletics206.7692.81423751924275.32781048688101703081168
1930ALPhiladelphia Athletics285.8482.545032172229291.02731018286002095021191
1931ALPhiladelphia Athletics314.8862.064130102745288.72498466106201751021160
1932ALPhiladelphia Athletics2510.7142.844430132747291.726910192137901881001207
1933ALPhiladelphia Athletics248.7503.204528162126275.328011398128301144011173
1934ALBoston Red Sox88.5006.5022126500109.31498479532043101506
1935ALBoston Red Sox2012.6252.70353042321273.02691058266501213021137
1936ALBoston Red Sox1712.5862.81353032262253.32379079146501304001049
1937ALBoston Red Sox179.6543.02323202130262.02691018898301531051127
1938ALBoston Red Sox144.7783.08242131211163.71696556852099103706
1939ALBoston Red Sox154.7892.54232301720191.01806354858081100798
1940ALBoston Red Sox76.5383.9922211910153.315973682050062101652
1941ALBoston Red Sox77.5004.37212101000134.01558465842054203598
Totals300141.6803.0661645712329835553940.73849159413391621187022664215116633

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
1925ALPhiladelphia Athletics45686538000300126.123.136.123.259800200
1926ALPhiladelphia Athletics45958168110600542.099.151.136.2871100900
1927ALPhiladelphia Athletics519780810102810830.125.205.213.4171700900
1928ALPhiladelphia Athletics391048810152116001041.170.263.250.5132201500
1929ALPhiladelphia Athletics4211610213223011500633.216.259.275.5342800800
1930ALPhiladelphia Athletics5012111011223221700746.200.248.318.5663500400
1931ALPhiladelphia Athletics411221158233001200348.200.220.226.4462600400
1932ALPhiladelphia Athletics4411610710181041200551.168.205.290.4953100400
1933ALPhiladelphia Athletics4511310599401700443.086.119.152.2721600400
1934ALBoston Red Sox22423746101400213.162.205.270.4751000300
1935ALBoston Red Sox3510889571115001349.079.196.146.3421300600
1936ALBoston Red Sox359980511400500634.138.207.188.39415011200
1937ALBoston Red Sox32109916131006001239.143.243.154.3971400600
1938ALBoston Red Sox24685488000800725.148.246.148.394800700
1939ALBoston Red Sox25856739001500926.134.237.179.4161200900
1940ALBoston Red Sox23615348001201329.151.196.208.4041100500
1941ALBoston Red Sox21554565200000418.111.184.156.339710600
Totals619157913691192022751512111105593.148.209.207.4172841210300


Fielding:

Year Lg Team Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G
1925ALPhiladelphia AthleticsP4500.065523.9681.356
1926ALPhiladelphia AthleticsP4500.065333.9521.311
1927ALPhiladelphia AthleticsP5100.085592.8751.235
1928ALPhiladelphia AthleticsP3900.064010.9791.179
1929ALPhiladelphia AthleticsP4200.034120.9571.048
1930ALPhiladelphia AthleticsP5000.065321.9671.180
1931ALPhiladelphia AthleticsP4100.0247011.0001.195
1932ALPhiladelphia AthleticsP4400.034611.9801.114
1933ALPhiladelphia AthleticsP4500.095825.9711.489
1934ALBoston Red SoxP2200.031821.913.955
1935ALBoston Red SoxP3500.016326.9701.829
1936ALBoston Red SoxP3500.034920.9631.486
1937ALBoston Red SoxP3200.064311.9801.531
1938ALBoston Red SoxP2400.0029001.0001.208
1939ALBoston Red SoxP2300.002132.875.913
1940ALBoston Red SoxP2200.013430.9211.591
1941ALBoston Red SoxP2100.021730.864.905
Totals61600.0657223826.9541.278

Postseason - Pitching:

Year Lg Team Rnd W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
1929ALPhiladelphia AthleticsWS000.002020026.33000101000022
1930ALPhiladelphia AthleticsWS21.6671.4232120019.015530301000076
1931ALPhiladelphia AthleticsWS21.6672.4233020026.0287702016000107
Totals42.6671.7585340251.346121006036000205

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
1929ALPhiladelphia AthleticsWS2220000000001.000.000.000.000000000
1930ALPhiladelphia AthleticsWS3660000000003.000.000.000.000000000
1931ALPhiladelphia AthleticsWS310100000000007.000.000.000.000000000
Totals8181800000000011.000.000.000.000000000

Postseason - Fielding:

Year Lg Team Rnd Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G
1929ALPhiladelphia AthleticsWSP206.301001.0001.421.500
1930ALPhiladelphia AthleticsWSP3219.001001.000.474.333
1931ALPhiladelphia AthleticsWSP3326.00000.000.000
Totals8551.302001.000.351.250

Awards

1926 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star P4
1927 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star P4
1928 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star P4
1929 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star P1
1930 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star P4
1930 - AL Pitching Triple Crown
1931 - AL Pitching Triple Crown
1931 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star P1
1931 - AL Most Valuable Player
1932 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star P1
1933 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star P1
1935 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star P4
1937 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star P3
1938 - AL Baseball Magazine All-Star P3




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