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George Bennette



George Clifford Bennette
(Jew Baby)

Born: February 22, 1901 in Chicago, IL
Died: November 7, 1984 in Chicago, IL
          (83 years old)

Bats: L
Throws:
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 150
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Notes:


• Buried: Lincoln Cemetery (Blue Island, IL)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
1B
1
1921
1921
ABC
6.7
5.2
1.5
0.4
-0.4
2
SP
1
1921
1921
ABC
5.6
0.7
0.3
4.7
-0.1
3
SP
1
1921
1921
COB
4.4
0.0
0.0
4.4
0.0
4
SS
1
1921
1921
COB
3.9
3.2
0.1
0.0
0.6
5
SP
1
1922
1922
DS
3.3
0.5
0.0
2.9
0.0
6
2B
2
1921
1922
DS/COB
3.2
4.3
-1.2
0.0
0.1
7
C
1
1921
1921
ABC
3.1
3.2
0.0
-0.3
0.3
8
1B
1
1922
1922
DS
2.9
2.5
0.7
0.0
-0.3
9
SP
1
1922
1922
DS
2.8
-0.7
0.0
3.5
0.0
10
RF
1
1921
1921
ABC
2.8
2.3
0.8
0.0
-0.3
11
SP
1
1921
1921
COB
2.6
0.3
0.0
2.3
0.0
12
LF
2
1921
1922
DS/COB
2.5
2.8
0.1
0.0
-0.4
13
SP
1
1922
1922
DS
2.5
-0.5
0.0
3.0
0.0
14
2B
1
1921
1921
ABC
2.3
0.0
2.0
0.0
0.2
15
SP
1
1921
1921
ABC
2.0
0.2
-0.1
1.9
0.0
16
2B
1
1922
1922
DS
1.8
0.7
0.9
0.0
0.2
17
SP
1
1921
1921
ABC
1.7
1.7
-0.2
0.4
-0.2
18
SP
1
1921
1921
COB
1.7
0.4
0.0
1.4
0.0
19
SS
1
1921
1921
ABC
1.6
0.9
0.5
0.0
0.2
20
SP
3
1921
1926
MULT
1.4
-0.6
0.0
2.0
0.0
21
SS
1
1922
1922
DS
1.3
-0.6
1.4
0.0
0.4
22
RF
1
1932
1932
LVB/CCU
0.9
0.7
0.3
-0.1
0.0
23
RP
1
1932
1932
LVB/CCU
0.9
0.2
0.1
0.7
0.0
24
1B
1
1921
1921
COB/ABC
0.7
1.9
-0.8
0.0
-0.4
25
SP
1
1921
1921
ABC
0.7
0.2
-0.2
0.7
0.0
26
C
1
1921
1921
COB
0.6
-0.2
0.6
0.0
0.2
27
2B
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.6
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
28
RP
1
1932
1932
CCU
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
29
RF
1
1921
1921
COB/ABC
0.5
-0.2
1.1
0.0
-0.4
30
RP
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
31
SP
2
1921
1932
COB/LVB
0.5
-0.4
0.0
0.9
0.0
32
3B
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
SP
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
34
SS
1
1921
1921
ABC
0.4
0.7
-0.6
0.0
0.3
35
SP
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.4
-0.2
-0.1
0.8
0.0
36
CF
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
37
3B
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.1
38
SP
1
1922
1922
DS
0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.6
0.0
39
RP
1
1921
1921
COB
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
40
RP
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
41
LF
1
1921
1921
COB
0.3
0.1
0.4
0.0
-0.2
42
C
1
1921
1921
ABC
0.3
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.2
43
C
1
1921
1921
COB
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.1
44
RP
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
45
RP
1
1932
1932
CCU
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
46
C
1
1921
1921
ABC
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
47
CF
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
48
C
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
49
SP
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
50
CF
1
1922
1922
DS
0.1
0.4
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
51
C
1
1921
1921
COB
0.1
0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
52
-
1
1932
1932
CCU
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
53
SP
1
1932
1932
LVB/CCU
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
54
CF
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
55
1B
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.0
-0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
56
RF
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
57
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
58
RP
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
59
RP
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
60
C
1
1921
1921
ABC
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
61
LF
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
62
RP
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.0
0.3
0.0
-0.2
0.0
63
C
1
1921
1921
COB/ABC
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
64
1B
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
65
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
66
LF
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
67
C
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
68
2B
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
69
-
1
1932
1932
CCU
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
70
3B
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
C
1
1922
1922
DS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
72
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
73
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
RP
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
75
-
1
1922
1922
DS
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
76
CF
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
1B
1
1926
1926
DYM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
CF
1
1932
1932
LVB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
-
1
1921
1921
ABC
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
80
-
1
1921
1921
COB
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
81
-
1
1922
1922
DS
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
RP
1
1921
1921
ABC
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
83
RF
1
1932
1932
LVB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
84
SP
1
1921
1921
ABC
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
85
-
1
1921
1921
COB
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
86
CF
1
1921
1921
ABC
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
87
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
88
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
89
2B
1
1932
1932
CCU
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
90
C
1
1932
1932
LVB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
C
1
1932
1932
LVB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
-
1
1921
1921
COB
-0.1
-0.4
0.2
0.0
0.1
93
LF
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
94
RP
1
1921
1921
ABC
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
95
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
96
C
1
1932
1932
CCU
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
97
RF
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
98
2B
1
1932
1932
LVB
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
99
2B
1
1932
1932
CCU
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
100
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
101
-
1
1921
1921
ABC
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
102
SP
1
1921
1921
ABC
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
103
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
104
C
1
1932
1932
LVB
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
105
-
1
1921
1921
ABC
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
106
RF
1
1932
1932
LVB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
107
2B
1
1932
1932
CCU
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
108
-
1
1921
1921
COB
-0.2
-0.5
0.5
0.0
-0.2
109
SS
1
1932
1932
LVB
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
110
3B
1
1932
1932
CCU
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
111
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.2
-0.4
0.2
0.0
0.0
112
3B
2
1921
1922
DS/COB
-0.2
0.8
-0.8
-0.4
0.2
113
-
1
1921
1921
COB
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
114
LF
1
1921
1921
ABC
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
115
-
1
1932
1932
CCU
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
116
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
117
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
118
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
119
-
1
1932
1932
CCU
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
120
C
1
1922
1922
DS
-0.3
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.1
121
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
122
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
123
RF
1
1922
1922
DS
-0.4
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
124
-
1
1921
1921
ABC/COB
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
125
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.5
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
126
-
1
1922
1922
DS
-0.5
-0.6
0.0
0.0
0.1
127
-
2
1921
1926
COB/DYM
-0.5
-1.1
0.4
0.0
0.1
128
RF
1
1921
1921
COB
-0.5
0.4
-0.7
0.0
-0.2
129
3B
2
1921
1922
DS/ABC
-0.6
-0.1
-0.5
0.0
0.0
130
CF
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.6
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
131
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.6
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.1
132
C
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.6
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
133
1B
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
134
-
1
1921
1921
ABC
-0.7
0.1
0.0
-0.7
0.0
135
RP
1
1921
1921
ABC
-0.7
-0.2
0.0
-0.5
0.0
136
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.7
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
137
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.7
-0.4
-0.4
0.0
0.0
138
-
1
1932
1932
CCU
-0.8
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.0
139
-
2
1921
1926
COB/DYM
-0.8
-0.5
-0.4
0.0
0.0
140
-
1
1922
1922
DS
-0.8
-0.5
-0.2
0.0
0.0
141
RP
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.8
-0.6
-0.3
0.1
0.0
142
LF
1
1921
1921
ABC
-0.9
0.0
-1.0
0.0
0.1
143
RF
1
1926
1926
DYM
-0.9
-0.6
0.0
-0.2
-0.1
144
SP
1
1921
1921
ABC/COB
-1.0
0.5
-0.2
-1.3
0.0
145
SS
1
1932
1932
LVB/CCU
-1.1
-0.5
-0.7
0.0
0.1
146
-
1
1921
1921
ABC
-1.1
-0.1
0.0
-1.1
0.0
147
-
1
1926
1926
DYM
-1.3
-0.9
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
148
RP
1
1926
1926
DYM
-1.8
-0.4
-0.1
-1.3
0.0

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