Joe Cronin
Joseph Edward Cronin
 
 
Born: October 12, 1906 in San Francisco, CA
Died: September 7, 1984 - 77 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 5'11" Wt: 180
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Inducted into the Hall of Fame as a Player in 1956
- Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates as a Free Agent in 1925
- High School: Sacred Heart Cathedral (San Francisco, CA)
- Visit Cronin's Managerial Page

Defensive Regression Analysis

Multi-Team Years

Shortstop
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
PIT
NL
19.7
SS
 
7
24.3
 
0.2
8.7
0.2
 
0.1
0.1
PIT
NL
20.7
SS
 
4
25.3
 
0.2
8.7
0.2
 
0.1
0.1
WS1
AL
21.7
SS
 
63
535.0
 
5.0
9.3
5.0
 
2.4
2.4
WS1
AL
22.7
SS
 
143
1240.7
 
24.7
19.9
24.7
 
14.2
14.2
WS1
AL
23.7
SS
 
154
1341.7
 
28.6
21.3
28.6
 
45.4
45.4
WS1
AL
24.7
SS
 
155
1357.7
 
29.2
21.5
29.2
 
24.4
24.4
WS1
AL
25.7
SS
 
141
1241.3
 
20.5
16.5
20.5
 
14.9
14.9
WS1
AL
26.7
SS
 
152
1353.0
 
23.2
17.2
23.2
 
25.9
25.9
WS1
AL
27.7
SS
 
127
1109.0
 
7.9
7.1
7.9
 
22.7
22.7
BOS
AL
28.7
SS
 
139
1217.0
 
-0.7
-0.6
-0.7
 
-22.4
-22.4
BOS
AL
29.7
SS
 
60
528.3
 
-8.9
-16.8
-8.9
 
-2.1
-2.1
BOS
AL
30.7
SS
 
148
1286.7
 
-8.0
-6.2
-8.0
 
-26.3
-26.3
BOS
AL
31.7
SS
 
142
1221.3
 
-8.9
-7.3
-8.9
 
9.6
9.6
BOS
AL
32.7
SS
 
142
1236.7
 
0.5
0.4
0.5
 
-10.6
-10.6
BOS
AL
33.7
SS
 
146
1282.0
 
-3.7
-2.9
-3.7
 
2.6
2.6
BOS
AL
34.7
SS
 
119
916.3
 
0.4
0.4
0.4
 
-1.9
-1.9
BOS
AL
35.7
SS
 
1
7.3
 
-0.0
-0.4
-0.0
 
0.1
0.1
17
3
SS
 
1843
15923.7
 
110.2
6.9
110.2
 
99.2
99.2
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry



Third Base
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
BOS
AL
29.7
3B
 
21
171.7
 
-0.4
-2.5
-0.4
 
-1.4
-1.4
BOS
AL
33.7
3B
 
2
10.0
 
-0.0
-1.8
-0.0
 
-0.0
-0.0
BOS
AL
34.7
3B
 
22
188.0
 
-0.3
-1.8
-0.3
 
-1.3
-1.3
BOS
AL
35.7
3B
 
11
71.7
 
-0.1
-1.3
-0.1
 
-0.1
-0.1
BOS
AL
36.7
3B
 
10
82.3
 
-0.1
-1.3
-0.1
 
0.1
0.1
BOS
AL
38.7
3B
 
3
25.3
 
0.0
0.4
0.0
 
0.3
0.3
6
1
3B
 
69
549.0
 
-1.0
-1.8
-1.0
 
-2.4
-2.4
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry



First Base
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
PIT
NL
20.7
1B
 
1
7.7
 
0.0
2.2
0.0
 
0.3
0.3
BOS
AL
28.7
1B
 
2
15.3
 
0.2
10.4
0.2
 
1.9
1.9
BOS
AL
35.7
1B
 
5
39.3
 
-0.0
-0.5
-0.0
 
-0.3
-0.3
BOS
AL
37.7
1B
 
49
410.0
 
-0.2
-0.5
-0.2
 
-0.2
-0.2
4
2
1B
 
57
472.3
 
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
 
1.8
1.8
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry



Second Base
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
PIT
NL
19.7
2B
 
27
197.0
 
0.3
1.4
0.3
 
0.9
0.9
PIT
NL
20.7
2B
 
7
23.0
 
0.0
1.4
0.0
 
-0.0
-0.0
WS1
AL
22.7
2B
 
1
3.7
 
0.0
1.4
0.0
 
0.0
0.0
3
2
2B
 
35
223.7
 
0.3
1.4
0.3
 
0.9
0.9
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry



Left Field
    Multi-Year   1-Year
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
    Runs
Arm
BOS
AL
34.7
LF
 
1
6.7
 
-0.1
-8.8
-0.1
-0.0
 
-1.1
-1.1
-0.0
1
1
LF
 
1
6.7
 
-0.1
-8.8
-0.1
-0.0
 
-1.1
-1.1
-0.0
DRA data obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry




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