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Full Name: Robert Irving Elliott Primary Position: 3B,OF
Height/Weight: 6' 0"/185 First Game: September 2, 1939
Birthdate: November 26, 1916 Final Game: September 16, 1953
Birthplace: San Francisco, California MLB Experience: 15 years
Died: May 4, 1966
Deathplace: San Francisco, California
Bat/Throw: Right/Right


Biography

Bob Elliott (Robert Irving Elliott) was born on November 26, 1916 in San Francisco, California. He made his Major League debut on September 2, 1939 for the Pittsburgh Pirates. In 1940, his rookie year, he hit .292 with 5 home runs and 64 RBI. Elliott played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Boston Braves, New York Giants, St. Louis Browns and Chicago White Sox over the course of his 15 year career.

There is some disagreement on what was Bob Elliott's most productive season. Some believe that it was 1947, when he slugged 22 home runs, hit for a .317 average and knocked in 113 runs. However, others believe that it was 1944, when he hit for a .297 average and knocked in 108 runs.

Statistics

Batting Stats

Year Team G AB R H HR RBI AVG OBP SLG 2B 3B BB SO HBP SH SB IBB GDP
1939 PIT N 32 129 18 43 3 19 .333 .377 .527 10 3 9 4 0 2 0 0 4
1940 PIT N 148 551 88 161 5 64 .292 .348 .421 34 11 45 28 2 13 13 0 11
1941 PIT N 141 527 74 144 3 76 .273 .353 .374 24 10 64 52 1 7 6 0 12
1942 PIT N 143 560 75 166 9 89 .296 .358 .416 26 7 52 35 2 7 2 0 12
1943 PIT N 156 581 82 183 7 101 .315 .376 .444 30 12 56 24 1 5 4 0 16
1944 PIT N 143 538 85 160 10 108 .297 .383 .465 28 16 75 42 0 4 9 0 8
1945 PIT N 144 541 80 157 8 108 .290 .366 .423 36 6 64 38 1 2 5 0 16
1946 PIT N 140 486 50 128 5 68 .263 .351 .358 25 3 64 44 2 7 6 0 15
1947 BOS N 150 555 93 176 22 113 .317 .410 .517 35 5 87 60 0 3 3 0 15
1948 BOS N 151 540 99 153 23 100 .283 .423 .474 24 5 131 57 0 4 6 0 14
1949 BOS N 139 482 77 135 17 76 .280 .395 .467 29 5 90 38 2 4 0 0 16
1950 BOS N 142 531 94 162 24 107 .305 .386 .512 28 5 68 67 2 1 2 0 18
1951 BOS N 136 480 73 137 15 70 .285 .371 .448 29 2 65 56 0 2 2 0 16
1952 NY N 98 272 33 62 10 35 .228 .323 .375 6 2 36 20 2 3 1 0 7
1953 STL A 48 160 19 40 5 29 .250 .368 .400 7 1 30 18 0 1 0 0 4
1953 CHI A 67 208 24 54 4 32 .260 .358 .380 11 1 31 21 1 1 1 0 3
1953 TOT A 115 368 43 94 9 61 .255 .363 .389 18 2 61 39 1 2 1 0 7
Total NL 1863 6773 1021 1967 161 1134 .290 .375 .443 364 92 906 565 15 64 59 0 180
Total AL 115 368 43 94 9 61 .255 .363 .389 18 2 61 39 1 2 1 0 7
Total 1978 7141 1064 2061 170 1195 .289 .375 .440 382 94 967 604 16 66 60 0 187

Fielding Stats

Year Team POS G GS INN PO A ERR DP TP PB SB CS PkO AVG
1939 PIT N OF 30 0 0 88 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .978
1940 PIT N OF 147 0 0 302 12 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 .978
1941 PIT N OF 139 0 0 281 9 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 .970
1942 PIT N 3B 142 0 0 173 285 36 22 0 0 0 0 0 .927
1942 PIT N OF 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
1943 PIT N 3B 151 0 0 149 294 24 34 0 0 0 0 0 .949
1943 PIT N 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
1943 PIT N SS 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .750
1944 PIT N 3B 140 0 0 169 285 27 22 0 0 0 0 0 .944
1944 PIT N SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
1945 PIT N 3B 81 0 0 94 178 21 18 0 0 0 0 0 .928
1945 PIT N OF 61 0 0 125 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .985
1946 PIT N 3B 43 0 0 44 82 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 .955
1946 PIT N OF 92 0 0 188 8 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 .995
1947 BOS N 3B 148 0 0 129 302 20 25 0 0 0 0 0 .956
1948 BOS N 3B 150 0 0 146 298 26 18 0 0 0 0 0 .945
1949 BOS N 3B 130 0 0 141 300 17 27 0 0 0 0 0 .963
1950 BOS N 3B 137 0 0 141 256 20 26 0 0 0 0 0 .952
1951 BOS N 3B 127 0 0 138 242 24 31 0 0 0 0 0 .941
1952 NY N OF 65 0 0 83 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .978
1952 NY N 3B 13 0 0 19 25 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 .957
1953 STL A 3B 45 0 0 51 93 7 12 0 0 0 0 0 .954
1953 CHI A 3B 58 0 0 54 104 6 9 0 0 0 0 0 .963
1953 CHI A OF 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
1953 TOT A 3B 103 0 0 105 197 13 21 0 0 0 0 0 .959
Total 3B 1365 0 0 1448 2744 236 252 0 0 0 0 0 .947
Total OF 537 0 0 1070 44 24 7 0 0 0 0 0 .979
Total 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Total SS 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .750

Transactions

  • Traded by Pittsburgh Pirates with Hank Camelli to Boston Braves in exchange for Billy Herman, Elmer Singleton, Stan Wentzel and Whitey Wietelmann (September 30, 1946).
  • Traded by Boston Braves to New York Giants in exchange for Sheldon Jones and $50000 (April 8, 1952).
  • Released by New York Giants (October 1, 1952).
  • Signed by St. Louis Browns (March 25, 1953).
  • Traded by St. Louis Browns with Virgil Trucks to Chicago White Sox in exchange for Darrell Johnson, Lou Kretlow and $75000 (June 13, 1953).
  • Released by Chicago White Sox (December 18, 1953).

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