Al Glossop
Alban Glossop
 
 
Born: July 12, 1914 in Christopher, IL
Died: July 2, 1991 - 76 years old
Bats: B Throws: R Ht: 6'0" Wt: 170
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Purchased by the New York Giants from CIN in 1939
- Served in the Navy during World War II
- High School: Belleville (Belleville, IL)

Overall

Multi-Team Years
   
Wins Above Replacement
 
Win Shares
 
Win Shares Above Bench
Yr
Tm
Lg
NY1
NL
25.0
2B
37
-
 
0.2
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
0.4
0.0
-0.4
-0.6
0.2
0.0
NY1
NL
26.0
2B
102
-
 
0.4
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.1
2.4
1.2
1.1
0.0
0.2
-0.3
0.5
0.0
BSN
NL
26.0
3B
165
-
 
0.4
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.1
3.4
2.2
1.2
0.0
0.1
-0.3
0.3
0.0
PHI
NL
28.0
2B
490
-
 
-0.2
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.6
4.5
1.4
3.1
0.0
-5.9
-5.9
-0.0
0.0
BRO
NL
29.0
SS
250
-
 
-0.9
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.4
2.1
0.6
1.5
0.0
-3.4
-3.0
-0.4
0.0
CHN
NL
32.0
2B
14
-
 
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
5
5
2B
1058
-
 
-0.1
0.4
0.6
0.0
1.2
12.8
5.5
7.4
0.0
-9.6
-10.2
0.6
0.0
162 Game Average
555
-
 
-0.1
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.6
 
6.7
2.9
3.9
0.0
 
-5.0
-5.4
0.3
0.0
 
   
Wins Above Replacement
 
Win Shares
 
Win Shares Above Bench
Yr Tm    
2
2B
139
-
 
0.6
0.2
0.5
0.0
0.1
2.8
1.2
1.5
0.0
-0.1
-0.8
0.7
0.0
1
3B
165
-
 
0.4
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.1
3.4
2.2
1.2
0.0
0.1
-0.3
0.3
0.0
1
2B
490
-
 
-0.2
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.6
4.5
1.4
3.1
0.0
-5.9
-5.9
-0.0
0.0
1
SS
250
-
 
-0.9
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.4
2.1
0.6
1.5
0.0
-3.4
-3.0
-0.4
0.0
1
SS
14
-
 
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James