C Tom Bird #31
Age: 34 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Great
06/29/1942
C TOM BIRD #31 - AGE: 34 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: GREAT
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
65 242 83 14 1 10 49 41 28 .343 .437 .533 0 4.1
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
06/28/1942 PHI Loss, 2-8 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0
06/27/1942 PHI Loss, 3-11 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0
06/26/1942 PHI Win, 8-7 2 2 2 0 0 3 0 0
06/25/1942 WAS Win, 8-3 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
06/24/1942 WAS Win, 6-2 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
06/23/1942 WAS Win, 5-4 3 1 2 1 0 1 0 0
06/21/1942 BOS Loss, 0-6 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
06/19/1942 BOS Win, 8-3 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
06/18/1942 PIT Win, 2-1 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0
06/17/1942 PIT Win, 6-5 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
PERSONALITY
Birthday:03/29/1908
Born in:Chino, CA
Nationality:American
Height:5' 10"
Weight:190 lbs
Local Popularity:Extremely Popular
National Pop.:Extremely Popular
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Salary:$31,250
Signed Through:1942 Season
Major Service:7 Years, 104 Days
Service This Yr:76 Days
40-Man Service:8 Years, 34 Days
Pro Service:8 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:1 option year left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
FEDERALLY ALIGNED BASEBALL LEAGUES 1942 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 65 242 83 14 1 10 49 45 41 28 .343 .437 .533 .970 .450 .190 191
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 64 286 1 0 0 6 0 2 129 25 0 0 0.0 58.7 9.48 4.1  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   85 25 6 0 4 14 14 13 9 0 0 0 .294 .388 .506 .894
Versus Right   157 58 8 1 6 35 30 28 19 2 0 1 .369 .463 .548 1.011
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Last Week   20 9 1 0 0 2 4 5 5 0 0 0 .450 .560 .500 1.060
April   58 17 3 1 4 12 13 9 5 0 0 0 .293 .388 .586 .974
May   97 35 5 0 5 23 20 17 10 1 0 0 .361 .452 .567 1.019
June   87 31 6 0 1 14 12 15 13 1 0 1 .356 .452 .460 .912
Spring Training   46 15 2 0 3 9 9 12 6 0 0 0 .326 .466 .565 1.031
Last Year   493 142 31 1 13 71 77 98 56 5 0 0 .288 .403 .434 .837
2 Years Ago   476 151 36 3 13 62 76 63 55 5 5 1 .317 .394 .487 .882
Career   3592 1144 242 21 115 592 662 670 393 41 10 5 .318 .422 .494 .916
Home   115 47 4 0 6 29 24 15 10 0 0 0 .409 .477 .600 1.077
Road   127 36 10 1 4 20 21 26 18 2 0 1 .283 .404 .472 .876
Grass   242 83 14 1 10 49 45 41 28 2 0 1 .343 .437 .533 .970
Day   211 68 11 1 7 42 37 32 27 2 0 1 .322 .411 .483 .894
Night   31 15 3 0 3 7 8 9 1 0 0 0 .484 .600 .871 1.471
As Starter   242 83 14 1 10 49 44 41 28 2 0 1 .343 .437 .533 .970
As Reliever / Substitution   0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Close/Late   43 10 1 0 1 5 6 10 7 1 0 0 .233 .370 .326 .696
Inning 1-3   92 30 6 1 4 20 12 13 7 0 0 0 .326 .410 .543 .953
Inning 4-6   83 34 5 0 3 18 22 17 10 1 0 1 .410 .510 .578 1.088
Inning 7-9   65 19 3 0 3 11 10 10 10 1 0 0 .292 .382 .477 .859
Extra Innings   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333
0 Outs   64 23 3 1 1 9 20 16 8 1 0 1 .359 .488 .484 .972
1 Outs   87 31 8 0 3 21 14 13 9 1 0 0 .356 .436 .552 .987
2 Outs   91 29 3 0 6 19 10 12 11 0 0 0 .319 .398 .549 .948
Scoring Position   73 24 3 1 2 34 12 11 7 2 0 0 .329 .407 .479 .886
Bases Empty   116 36 8 0 4 4 18 18 15 0 0 1 .310 .407 .483 .890
Runner on 1st   53 23 3 0 4 11 14 12 6 0 0 0 .434 .538 .717 1.255
Runner on 2nd   27 12 1 0 1 11 7 4 2 0 0 0 .444 .516 .593 1.109
Runner on 3rd   8 1 0 0 0 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 .125 .300 .125 .425
Runner on 1st & 2nd   16 5 1 1 0 7 3 4 1 0 0 0 .312 .450 .500 .950
Runner on 1st & 3rd   15 5 1 0 1 9 2 0 1 1 0 0 .333 .312 .600 .912
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .200
Bases Loaded   4 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Two Strikes   129 36 4 0 3 15 19 21 28 0 0 0 .279 .380 .380 .760
First Pitch   21 7 1 0 3 7 3 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .364 .810 1.173
Count 0-1   22 6 1 0 0 4 3 0 0 1 0 0 .273 .261 .318 .579
Count 0-2   18 9 0 0 0 1 2 0 5 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Count 1-0   16 7 2 0 3 8 4 0 0 0 0 0 .438 .438 1.125 1.562
Count 1-1   27 10 2 1 1 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 .370 .370 .630 1.000
Count 1-2   31 8 0 0 3 4 4 0 8 0 0 0 .258 .258 .548 .806
Count 2-0   6 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .667 .571 .833 1.405
Count 2-1   19 12 2 0 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 .632 .632 .737 1.368
Count 2-2   28 7 1 0 0 3 3 0 9 0 0 0 .250 .250 .286 .536
Count 3-0   0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000
Count 3-1   2 1 1 0 0 1 3 12 0 0 0 0 .500 .929 1.000 1.929
Full Count   52 12 3 0 0 7 10 21 6 0 0 0 .231 .452 .288 .741
Behind in Count   71 23 1 0 3 9 9 0 13 1 0 0 .324 .319 .465 .784
Ahead in Count   43 24 6 0 3 16 13 20 0 1 0 0 .558 .688 .907 1.594
Batting 3rd   222 74 13 1 10 47 40 36 23 2 0 1 .333 .425 .536 .961
Batting 4th   20 9 1 0 0 2 4 5 5 0 0 0 .450 .560 .500 1.060
Low Leverage   107 34 7 0 4 10 12 15 15 0 0 0 .318 .402 .495 .897
Medium Leverage   88 34 4 0 5 21 23 18 11 1 0 1 .386 .491 .602 1.093
High Leverage   45 15 3 1 1 18 9 8 2 1 0 0 .333 .426 .511 .937
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1934 St. Louis - FABL 26 5 18 5 1 0 1 2 3 2 0 1 1 0 0 .278 .333 .500 .833 109 110 0.1
1934 Montreal - FABL 26 33 91 21 8 0 0 4 6 8 0 0 10 0 0 .231 .293 .319 .612 63 62 0.0
1934 Total - FABL 26 38 109 26 9 0 1 6 9 10 0 1 11 0 0 .239 .300 .349 .649 71 70 0.1
1935 Montreal - FABL 27 86 273 85 18 3 5 43 48 47 1 3 34 0 0 .311 .410 .454 .865 126 135 2.3
1936 Chicago - FABL 28 130 468 141 32 3 12 84 82 83 0 6 50 2 0 .301 .402 .459 .862 125 129 4.2
1937 Chicago - FABL 29 143 507 171 29 4 24 92 114 116 0 4 56 0 0 .337 .458 .552 1.010 168 168 7.9
1938 Chicago - FABL 30 147 509 176 33 4 21 104 111 111 2 10 52 0 0 .346 .457 .550 1.007 173 173 7.5
1939 Chicago - FABL 31 146 515 169 40 2 16 81 100 101 0 5 51 0 0 .328 .435 .507 .942 155 165 7.2
1940 Chicago - FABL 32 128 476 151 36 3 13 62 76 63 1 5 55 1 0 .317 .394 .487 .882 149 153 5.5
1941 Chicago - FABL 33 139 493 142 31 1 13 71 77 98 0 5 56 0 0 .288 .403 .434 .837 133 141 4.8
1942 Chicago - FABL 34 65 242 83 14 1 10 49 45 41 1 2 28 0 0 .343 .437 .533 .970 172 191 4.1
Total FABL 1022 3592 1144 242 21 115 592 662 670 5 41 393 3 0 .318 .422 .494 .916 148 154 43.6
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1927 Colorado - COL 19 25 35 8 2 0 1 9 3 4 0 0 18 0 0 .229 .308 .371 .679 73 79 -0.0
1928 Boulder State - COL 20 15 25 3 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 13 0 0 .120 .185 .160 .345 -1 8 -0.2
1929 Boulder State - COL 21 21 25 6 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 5 0 0 .240 .296 .240 .536 44 56 -0.1
1933 Portland - AAA 25 16 66 17 4 2 0 12 8 1 0 1 13 0 0 .258 .265 .379 .643 75 76 0.1
1933 Hollywood - AAA 25 43 163 42 11 2 1 29 20 19 0 4 27 0 0 .258 .328 .368 .696 94 97 1.0
1933 Total - AAA 25 59 229 59 15 4 1 41 28 20 0 5 40 0 0 .258 .311 .371 .682 89 91 1.1
1934 Oakland - AAA 26 53 87 27 7 0 3 13 11 13 0 2 12 0 0 .310 .392 .494 .886 127 126 0.6
Total GWL 112 316 86 22 4 4 54 39 33 0 7 52 0 0 .272 .334 .405 .739 100 101
Total AIAA 61 85 17 3 0 1 9 10 8 0 0 36 0 0 .200 .269 .271 .539 43 51
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1936 Chicago - FABL 28 4 18 5 1 0 0 4 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 .278 .316 .333 .649 70 76 0.4
1938 Chicago - FABL 30 7 25 7 0 1 0 2 2 2 0 1 3 0 0 .280 .321 .360 .681 85 87 0.1
Total FABL 11 43 12 1 1 0 6 7 3 0 1 4 0 0 .279 .319 .349 .668 79 82
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
1927 Colorado - COL P 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 4.0 2.25 -0.1 .990
1927 Colorado - COL C 4 4 37 0 0 38 1 .974 36.0 9.25 -0.0 .000 0 1 0 0.0
1927 Colorado - COL CF 1 0 1 0 0 2 1 .500 1.1 6.75 -0.3 .527
1928 Boulder State - COL C 4 4 23 1 0 29 5 .828 36.0 6.00 -0.2 .000 2 7 1 14.3
1929 Boulder State - COL P 4 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 8.1 1.08 +0.0 .984
1929 Boulder State - COL C 3 0 9 0 0 11 2 .818 12.1 6.57 -0.3 .000 0 2 0 0.0
1933 Hollywood - AAA C 43 43 128 19 2 147 0 1.000 376.1 3.52 +0.3 1.299 2 27 10 37.0
1933 Portland - AAA C 16 16 54 14 0 68 0 1.000 136.0 4.50 -0.6 .974 2 16 7 43.8
1934 St. Louis - MLB C 4 4 12 3 2 17 2 .882 37.1 3.62 +0.0 .975 0 5 2 40.0
1934 Montreal - MLB C 25 21 78 11 0 92 3 .967 194.1 4.12 -0.7 .975 1 18 4 22.2
1934 Oakland - AAA C 19 14 44 14 0 60 2 .967 138.0 3.78 +0.2 1.110 2 12 5 41.7
1935 Montreal - MLB C 72 70 191 37 4 235 7 .970 627.1 3.27 -4.2 .747 8 43 15 34.9
1936 Chicago - MLB C 121 121 443 70 16 532 19 .964 1076.0 4.29 -3.3 .807 9 103 40 38.8
1937 Chicago - MLB C 139 139 594 108 11 731 29 .960 1226.1 5.15 -7.0 .795 12 151 51 33.8
1938 Chicago - MLB C 140 138 485 74 14 586 27 .954 1172.1 4.29 -7.3 .772 8 111 29 26.1
1939 Chicago - MLB C 141 140 419 88 12 526 19 .964 1119.1 4.08 -3.7 .958 6 132 45 34.1
1940 Chicago - MLB C 127 125 384 72 10 474 18 .962 1000.2 4.10 -2.0 1.080 8 108 36 33.3
1940 Chicago - MLB CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
1941 Chicago - MLB C 134 134 439 49 11 505 17 .966 1056.2 4.16 -7.3 .615 14 77 27 35.1
1942 Chicago - MLB C 64 64 179 26 6 213 8 .962 513.0 3.60 -3.1 .882 9 31 10 32.3
TOTAL P 6 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 12.1 1.46 -0.1 .987
TOTAL C 1056 1037 3519 586 88 4264 159 .963 8758.0 4.22 -39.2 .852 83 844 282 33.4
TOTAL CF 2 0 1 0 0 2 1 .500 2.1 3.86 -0.3 .527
PLAYER HISTORY
12/05/1926 Joined the Colorado Buffaloes.
01/01/1927 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
01/01/1928 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
01/01/1929 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
12/05/1929 Remained undrafted and became a free agent.
01/01/1930 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
01/01/1931 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
01/01/1932 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
04/21/1932 Released by the Davenport Dusters.
04/25/1932 Signed a 1-year minor league contract with the Portland Green Sox organization.
01/01/1933 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
07/28/1933 Released by the Portland Green Sox.
07/31/1933 Signed a 1-year minor league contract with the Hollywood Heroes organization.
01/01/1934 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
01/01/1934 Contract was purchased by the St. Louis Pioneers organization.
04/18/1934 Named the #2 prospect in the FABL
07/31/1934 Was traded by the St. Louis Pioneers to the Montreal Saints, along with 2B Jim Honeywood, SP Jake DeYoung, in exchange for C Heinie Zimmer, RF Al Tucker.
10/14/1934 Named the #1 prospect in the FABL
01/01/1935 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
07/05/1935 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for 7 weeks.
07/06/1935 Was selected to the 1935 Federally Aligned Baseball Leagues All-Star Game.
01/01/1936 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
04/20/1936 Was traded by the Montreal Saints to the Chicago Chiefs, along with 1B Frankie Cohen, in exchange for 2B Red Moore, SP Bill Ross.
07/05/1936 Was selected to the 1936 Federally Aligned Baseball Leagues All-Star Game.
10/04/1936 Wins the 1936 World Championship Series MVP Award.
10/05/1936 Wins the 1936 World Championship Series with the Chicago Chiefs.
01/01/1937 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
07/05/1937 Was selected to the 1937 Federally Aligned Baseball Leagues All-Star Game.
08/20/1937 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $27,500 with the Chicago Chiefs organization.
10/23/1937 Finished 3rd in 1937 FABL FA Whitney Award voting.
01/01/1938 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
04/27/1938 Hits three home runs against the Detroit Dynamos, going 4-5 with 6 RBI and 3 runs scored!
05/02/1938 Wins the FABL FA Player of the Week Award.
07/04/1938 Was selected to the 1938 Federally Aligned Baseball Leagues All-Star Game.
08/08/1938 Wins the FABL FA Player of the Week Award.
09/01/1938 Wins the FABL FA Batter of the Month Award.
09/02/1938 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $30,500 with the Chicago Chiefs organization.
10/14/1938 Wins the 1938 World Championship Series with the Chicago Chiefs.
10/24/1938 Finished 2nd in 1938 FABL FA Whitney Award voting.
01/01/1939 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
05/01/1939 Wins the FABL FA Player of the Week Award.
07/16/1939 Was selected to the 1939 Federally Aligned Baseball Leagues All-Star Game.
09/08/1939 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $35,000 with the Chicago Chiefs organization.
10/26/1939 Finished 2nd in 1939 FABL FA Whitney Award voting.
01/01/1940 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
05/02/1940 Injured (calf strain),out for 2-3 weeks.
06/09/1940 Injured (calf soreness),day-to-day for one week.
06/12/1940 Injured (knee soreness),day-to-day for one week.
07/07/1940 Was selected to the 1940 Federally Aligned Baseball Leagues All-Star Game.
09/27/1940 Signed a 1-year contract extension worth a total of $37,000 with the Chicago Chiefs organization.
01/01/1941 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
01/01/1942 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: - (-); Power: - (-); Eye: - (-).
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year TB Rank
1938 280 5
Year 2B Rank
1938 33 7
1939 40 3
1940 36 3
1941 31 8
Year HR Rank
1937 24 5
1938 21 5
Year RBI Rank
1937 92 10
1938 104 4
Year R Rank
1937 114 4
1938 111 5
1939 100 6
Year BB Rank
1936 83 7
1937 116 1
1938 111 2
1939 101 2
1941 98 4
Year SF Rank
1936 6 10
1938 10 1
1940 5 9
Year EBH Rank
1938 58 6
1939 58 7
1940 52 10
Year AVG Rank
1937 .337 7
1938 .346 2
1939 .328 4
1940 .317 4
Year OBP Rank
1937 .458 2
1938 .457 1
1939 .435 2
1940 .394 4
1941 .403 3
Year SLG Rank
1937 .552 4
1938 .550 3
1939 .507 5
1940 .487 8
Year RC Rank
1937 134.24 3
1938 134.79 2
1939 118.09 3
Year RC/27 Rank
1937 10.12 3
1938 10.05 2
1939 8.66 2
1940 7.07 5
1941 6.65 7
Year ISO Rank
1937 .215 4
1938 .204 5
Year wOBA Rank
1937 .452 3
1938 .453 1
1939 .431 2
1940 .394 4
1941 .391 7
Year OPS Rank
1937 1.010 3
1938 1.007 1
1939 .942 3
1940 .882 3
1941 .837 9
Year WAR Rank
1937 8.3 3
1938 7.8 2
1939 7.2 2
1940 5.5 9
1941 4.9 10
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