Joe Gantenbein Stats

Joe Gantenbein was born on Friday, August 25, 1916, in San Francisco, California. Gantenbein was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 20, 1939, with the Philadelphia Athletics. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Joe Gantenbein baseball stats page.

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Birth Name:
Joseph Steven Gantenbein
Nickname:
Sep
Born On:
08-25-1916  (Virgo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
San Francisco, California
Year of Death Data Died On:
08-02-1993 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Novato, California
Cemetery:
Valley Memorial Park, Novato, California
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-09
Player Weight Chart Weight:
168
First Game:
04-20-1939 (Age 22)
Last Game:
09-28-1940
Draft:
Not Applicable
Joe Gantenbein

Joe Gantenbein Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
Joe Gantenbein

Joe Gantenbein Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1939 23 Athletics 111 348 47 101 14 4 4 0 36 32 - 22 5 - 2 4 .290 .353 .388
1940 24 Athletics 75 197 21 47 6 2 4 0 23 11 - 21 1 - 1 2 .239 .282 .350
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
2 Years 186 545 68 148 20 6 8 0 59 43 - 43 6 - 3 6 .272 .328 .374
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Joe Gantenbein Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1939 Athletics 2B 76 70 1,671 363 4.8 344 165 179 19 26 n/a n/a n/a .948 5.56
1939 Athletics 3B 14 6 132 22 1.6 21 8 13 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .955 4.30
1939 Athletics SS 5 3 51 19 3.8 16 5 11 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .842 8.47
1940 Athletics 1B 6 0 - 27 4.5 27 26 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1940 Athletics 3B 45 38 969 114 2.5 106 31 75 8 11 n/a n/a n/a .930 2.95
1940 Athletics LF 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1940 Athletics SS 3 0 - 2 0.7 2 0 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
2B Totals 76 70 1,671 363 4.8 344 165 179 19 26 n/a n/a n/a .948 5.56
3B Totals 59 44 1,101 136 2.3 127 39 88 9 13 n/a n/a n/a .934 3.11
SS Totals 8 3 51 21 2.6 18 5 13 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .857 9.53
1B Totals 6 0 0 27 4.5 27 26 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
LF Totals 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
2 Years 150 117 2,823 547 3.6 516 235 281 31 41 n/a n/a n/a .943 4.94
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Joe Gantenbein Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1939 Athletics 1 5 .167 19 1 n/a 87.0 15.8 9.7 - - -
1940 Athletics 1 0 1.000 19 8 n/a 49.3 9.4 8.6 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
2 Years 2 5 .286 38 9 n/a 68.1 12.7 9.2 - - -
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Joe Gantenbein Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1939 Philadelphia Athletics 12 Undetermined - -
1940 Philadelphia Athletics 12 Undetermined - -


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