Lou Gehrig

Lou Gehrig

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Henry Louis "Lou" or "Buster" Gehrig (June 19, 1903 – June 2, 1941) was an American baseball player. He was a Major League Baseball (MLB) first baseman who played 17 seasons for the New York Yankees, from 1923 through 1939. In 1939, he was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame and was the first MLB player to have his uniform number retired.

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Age: 37 (age at death)
Height: 6' (183 cm)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Played 2,130 consecutive games

Batting

Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
1923 NYY 13 26 6 11 4 1 1 9 0 2 5 0.423 0.464 0.769
1924 NYY 10 12 2 6 1 0 0 5 0 1 3 0.500 0.538 0.583
1925 NYY 126 437 73 129 23 10 20 68 6 46 49 0.295 0.365 0.531
1926 NYY 155 572 135 179 47 20 16 112 6 105 73 0.313 0.420 0.549
1927 NYY 155 584 149 218 52 18 47 175 10 109 84 0.373 0.474 0.765
1928 NYY 154 562 139 210 47 13 27 142 4 95 69 0.374 0.467 0.648
1929 NYY 154 553 127 166 32 10 35 126 4 122 68 0.300 0.431 0.584
1930 NYY 154 581 143 220 42 17 41 174 12 101 63 0.379 0.473 0.721
1931 NYY 155 619 163 211 31 15 46 184 17 117 56 0.341 0.446 0.662
1932 NYY 156 596 138 208 42 9 34 151 4 108 38 0.349 0.451 0.621
1933 NYY 152 593 138 198 41 12 32 139 9 92 42 0.334 0.424 0.605
1934 NYY 154 579 128 210 40 6 49 165 9 109 31 0.363 0.465 0.706
1935 NYY 149 535 125 176 26 10 30 119 8 132 38 0.329 0.466 0.583
1936 NYY 155 579 167 205 37 7 49 152 3 130 46 0.354 0.478 0.696
1937 NYY 157 569 138 200 37 9 37 159 4 127 49 0.351 0.473 0.643
1938 NYY 157 576 115 170 32 6 29 114 6 107 75 0.295 0.410 0.523
1939 NYY 8 28 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 1 0.143 0.273 0.143
Career 2164 8001 1888 2721 534 163 493 1995 102 1508 790 - - -

Fielding

Year Team G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
1923 NYY 13 - 53 3 4 4 0.933
1924 NYY 10 - 10 1 0 0 1.000
1925 NYY 126 - 1135 53 15 72 0.988
1926 NYY 155 - 1566 73 15 87 0.991
1927 NYY 155 - 1662 88 15 108 0.992
1928 NYY 154 - 1488 79 18 112 0.989
1929 NYY 154 - 1458 82 9 135 0.994
1930 NYY 154 - 1300 89 15 109 0.989
1931 NYY 155 - 1355 58 14 120 0.990
1932 NYY 156 - 1293 75 18 101 0.987
1933 NYY 152 - 1290 64 9 102 0.993
1934 NYY 154 - 1284 80 8 126 0.994
1935 NYY 149 - 1337 82 15 96 0.990
1936 NYY 155 - 1377 82 9 128 0.994
1937 NYY 157 - 1370 74 16 113 0.989
1938 NYY 157 - 1483 100 14 157 0.991
1939 NYY 8 - 64 4 2 5 0.971
Career 2164 - 19525 1087 196 1575 -

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