Whitey Kurowski
George John Kurowski
 
 
Born: April 19, 1918 in Reading, PA
Died: December 9, 1999 - 81 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 5'11" Wt: 193
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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All-Teammate Team
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com


Left Field
3
1943
1946
3.6
6
1941
1949
2.0
3
1941
1943
0.7

Center Field
5
1941
1945
11.0
5
1941
1948
7.1
5
1941
1947
3.0


Right Field
8
1941
1949
57.6
6
1941
1949
28.7
3
1947
1949
5.0
Shortstop
9
1941
1949
25.4
3
1943
1945
0.5
4
1942
1948
0.0
Second Base
5
1945
1949
7.9
4
1943
1949
6.7
2
1941
1942
2.9
Third Base
9
1941
1949
24.0
3
1941
1943
5.0
2
1948
1949
2.0
First Base
4
1942
1945
9.4
1
1941
1941
5.4
1
1949
1949
0.2
Manager
5
1941
1945
39.0
4
1946
1949
18.7
Catcher
5
1941
1945
9.1
5
1942
1946
4.6
4
1946
1949
2.7
Starting Pitcher
7
1943
1949
32.5
7
1941
1949
24.2
5
1941
1945
21.5
7
1941
1949
18.7
6
1943
1949
13.3
5
1943
1949
13.1
3
1941
1943
6.6
4
1941
1944
6.5
3
1941
1946
4.5
2
1945
1946
4.4
Swingman
5
1942
1948
14.7
6
1944
1949
13.1
4
1945
1948
6.5
Relief Pitcher
1
1942
1942
0.5
1
1942
1942
0.3
1
1941
1941
0.3
1
1941
1941
0.1
1
1949
1949
0.0
1
1944
1944
0.0
1
1948
1948
-0.0
1
1942
1942
-0.0
2
1948
1949
-0.1
1
1949
1949
-0.1
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James