Birdie Tebbetts
George Robert Tebbetts
 
 
Born: November 10, 1912 in Burlington, VT
Died: March 24, 1999 - 86 years old
Ht: 5'11" Wt: 170  
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- Served in the USAAC during World War II
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Comparison
Comparison
# Player
1 Casey Stengel
1934 - 1965
25
4
Ma
3766
1905
1842
.508
35.5
67.5
103.0
10
7
2 Walter Alston
1954 - 1976
23
1
Ma
3658
2040
1613
.558
52.9
46.5
99.4
1
7
4
3 Leo Durocher
1939 - 1973
24
4
Ma
3739
2008
1709
.540
47.1
17.5
64.6
0
3
1
4 Ralph Houk
1961 - 1984
20
3
3157
1619
1531
.514
31.6
20.0
51.6
0
3
2
5 Al Lopez
1951 - 1969
17
2
Ma
2425
1410
1004
.584
41.2
10.0
51.2
0
2
0
6 Danny Murtaugh
1957 - 1976
15
1
2068
1115
950
.540
26.1
21.0
47.1
4
2
2
7 Charlie Grimm
1932 - 1960
19
2
2368
1287
1067
.547
31.3
14.9
46.3
4
0
8 Alvin Dark
1961 - 1977
13
4
1950
994
954
.510
18.8
15.5
34.3
2
2
1
9 Gene Mauch
1960 - 1987
26
4
3942
1902
2037
.483
27.3
3.0
30.3
2
0
0
10 Chuck Dressen
1934 - 1966
16
5
1990
1008
973
.509
18.9
10.0
28.9
2
0
11 Lou Boudreau
1942 - 1960
16
4
Pl
2404
1162
1224
.487
17.5
7.5
25.0
1
1
12 Mayo Smith
1955 - 1970
9
3
1279
662
612
.520
13.5
7.5
21.0
0
1
1
13 Hank Bauer
1961 - 1969
8
2
1139
594
544
.522
12.3
7.5
19.8
0
1
1
14 Bill Rigney
1956 - 1976
18
3
2561
1239
1321
.484
18.0
1.5
19.5
1
0
0
15 Fred Hutchinson
1952 - 1964
12
3
1666
830
827
.501
14.5
5.0
19.5
1
0
16 Jimmie Dykes
1934 - 1961
21
6
2962
1406
1541
.477
18.7
0.0
18.7
0
0
17 Fred Haney
1939 - 1959
10
3
1393
629
757
.454
5.6
12.5
18.1
2
1
18 Sam Mele
1961 - 1967
7
1
963
524
436
.546
12.7
5.0
17.7
1
0
19 Paul Richards
1951 - 1976
12
2
1837
923
901
.506
16.9
0.0
16.9
0
0
0
20 Gil Hodges
1963 - 1971
9
2
1414
660
753
.467
7.6
9.0
16.6
1
1
1
21 Johnny Keane
1961 - 1966
6
2
749
398
350
.532
8.9
7.5
16.4
1
1
22 Birdie Tebbetts
1954 - 1966
11
3
1455
748
705
.515
14.7
0.0
14.7
0
0
23 Del Baker
1933 - 1960
9
2
785
419
360
.538
9.7
5.0
14.7
1
0
24 Harry Walker
1955 - 1972
9
3
1235
630
604
.511
12.0
0.0
12.0
0
0
0
25 Eddie Sawyer
1948 - 1960
8
1
817
390
423
.480
5.4
5.0
10.4
1
0
26 Pinky Higgins
1955 - 1962
8
1
1119
560
556
.502
9.8
0.0
9.8
0
0
27 Eddie Stanky
1952 - 1977
8
3
906
467
435
.518
9.4
0.0
9.4
0
0
0
28 Lum Harris
1961 - 1972
8
3
956
466
488
.489
7.1
1.5
8.6
1
0
0
29 Bob Scheffing
1957 - 1963
6
2
849
418
427
.495
6.9
0.0
6.9
0
0
30 Bobby Bragan
1956 - 1966
7
3
927
443
478
.481
6.2
0.0
6.2
0
0
31 Billy Hitchcock
1960 - 1967
5
3
535
274
261
.512
5.3
0.0
5.3
0
0
32 Joe Gordon
1958 - 1969
5
4
Pl
615
305
308
.498
5.1
0.0
5.1
0
0
0
33 Bob Kennedy
1963 - 1968
4
2
545
264
278
.487
4.0
0.0
4.0
0
0
34 Solly Hemus
1959 - 1961
3
1
384
190
192
.497
3.2
0.0
3.2
0
0
35 Jack Tighe
1957 - 1958
2
1
203
99
104
.488
1.5
0.0
1.5
0
0
36 Johnny Pesky
1963 - 1980
3
1
326
147
179
.451
1.2
0.0
1.2
0
0
0
37 Harry Craft
1957 - 1964
7
3
849
360
485
.426
1.1
0.0
1.1
0
0
38 Billy Jurges
1959 - 1960
2
1
122
59
63
.484
0.9
0.0
0.9
0
0
39 Bill Norman
1958 - 1959
2
1
122
58
64
.475
0.8
0.0
0.8
0
0
40 Tom Sheehan
1960 - 1960
1
1
98
46
50
.479
0.6
0.0
0.6
0
0
41 Lou Klein
1961 - 1965
3
1
147
65
82
.442
0.4
0.0
0.4
0
0
42 Stan Hack
1954 - 1958
4
2
475
199
272
.423
0.4
0.0
0.4
0
0
43 Mel Harder
1961 - 1962
2
1
3
3
0
.000
0.2
0.0
0.2
0
0
44 Ed Lopat
1963 - 1964
2
1
214
90
124
.421
0.1
0.0
0.1
0
0
45 Andy Cohen
1960 - 1960
1
1
1
1
0
.000
0.1
0.0
0.1
0
0
46 Jo-Jo White
1960 - 1960
1
1
1
1
0
.000
0.1
0.0
0.1
0
0
47 Mel McGaha
1962 - 1965
3
2
297
123
173
.416
0.1
0.0
0.1
0
0
48 Cookie Lavagetto
1957 - 1961
5
1
657
271
384
.414
0.0
0.0
0.0
0
0
49 Eddie Yost
1963 - 1963
1
1
1
0
1
.000
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0
0
50 Rudy York
1959 - 1959
1
1
1
0
1
.000
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0
0

  Birdie Tebbetts
1954 - 1966
11
3
1455
748
705
.515
14.7
0.0
14.7
0
0
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