Mordecai Brown Stats

Mordecai Brown was born on Thursday, October 19, 1876, in Nyesville, Indiana. Brown was 26 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 19, 1903, with the St. Louis Cardinals. 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 Mordecai Brown baseball stats page.

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"That old paw served me pretty well in its time. It gave me a firmer grip on the ball so I could spin it over the hump. It gave me a greater dip." - Mordecai 'Three Finger' Brown

Mordecai Brown


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Birth Name:
Mordecai Peter Centennial Brown
Nickname:
Three Fingered
Born On:
10-19-1876  (Libra)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Nyesville, Indiana
Year of Death Data Died On:
02-14-1948 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Terre Haute, Indiana
Cemetery:
Roselawn Memorial Park, Terre Haute, Indiana Click For Grave Photo
High School:
Nyesville High School (Nyesville, IN)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Both
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-10
Player Weight Chart Weight:
175
First Game:
04-19-1903 (Age 26)
Last Game:
09-04-1916
Draft:
Not Applicable

Mordecai Brown

Mordecai Brown Pitching Stats

1903 27 Cardinals 26 24 2 9 13 .409 2.60 19 1 0 201.0 880 231 58 105 7 59 - 83 6 6 0 -
1904 28 Cubs 26 23 3 15 10 .600 1.86 21 4 1 212.1 848 155 44 74 1 50 - 81 5 6 0 -
1905 29 Cubs 30 24 6 18 12 .600 2.17 24 4 0 249.0 997 219 60 89 3 44 - 89 2 1 1 -
1906 30 Cubs 36 32 4 26 6 .813 1.04 27 9 3 277.1 1,062 198 32 56 1 61 - 144 2 4 1 -
1907 31 Cubs 34 27 7 20 6 .769 1.39 20 6 3 233.0 881 180 36 51 2 40 - 107 4 6 0 -
1908 32 Cubs 44 31 12 29 9 .763 1.47 27 9 5 312.1 1,180 214 51 64 1 49 - 123 6 5 0 -
1909 33 Cubs 50 34 15 27 9 .750 1.31 32 8 7 342.2 1,302 246 50 78 1 53 - 172 9 7 0 -
1910 34 Cubs 46 31 14 25 14 .641 1.86 27 6 7 295.1 1,188 256 61 95 3 64 - 143 6 4 0 -
1911 35 Cubs 53 27 24 21 11 .656 2.80 21 0 13 270.0 1,108 267 84 110 5 55 - 129 5 6 0 -
1912 36 Cubs 15 8 6 5 6 .455 2.64 5 2 0 88.2 366 92 26 35 2 20 - 34 0 1 0 -
1913 37 Reds 39 16 21 11 12 .478 2.91 11 1 6 173.1 702 174 56 79 7 44 - 41 1 1 1 -
1914 38 Tip-Tops 9 8 1 2 5 .286 4.21 5 0 0 57.2 249 63 27 33 1 18 - 32 1 0 0 -
1914 38 Terriers 26 18 7 12 6 .667 3.29 13 2 0 175.0 724 172 64 73 7 43 - 81 4 5 1 -
1915 39 Whales 35 25 9 17 8 .680 2.09 17 3 4 236.1 952 189 55 75 2 64 - 95 6 7 0 -
1916 40 Cubs 12 4 7 2 3 .400 3.91 2 0 0 48.1 203 52 21 27 0 9 - 21 2 4 0 -
14 Years 481 332 138 239 130 .648 2.06 271 55 49 3,172.1 12,642 2,708 725 1,044 43 673 - 1,375 59 63 4 -

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Mordecai Brown Hitting Stats

1903 27 Cardinals 26 77 4 15 2 1 0 0 6 1 - - 2 - 1 - .195 .215 .247
1904 28 Cubs 31 89 8 19 3 1 0 0 8 2 - - 1 - 0 - .213 .231 .270
1905 29 Cubs 31 93 6 13 1 1 1 0 3 4 - - 7 - 0 - .140 .175 .204
1906 30 Cubs 36 98 11 20 1 0 0 0 4 6 - - 5 - 0 - .204 .250 .214
1907 31 Cubs 36 85 6 13 0 2 1 0 7 1 - - 5 - 0 - .153 .163 .235
1908 32 Cubs 46 121 5 25 0 0 0 0 4 2 - - 5 - 0 - .207 .220 .207
1909 33 Cubs 50 125 13 22 3 1 0 0 9 5 - - 5 - 0 - .176 .208 .216
1910 34 Cubs 46 103 9 18 1 2 0 0 6 6 - 17 6 - 0 - .175 .220 .223
1911 35 Cubs 53 91 8 23 4 1 0 0 6 6 - 12 3 - 0 - .253 .299 .319
1912 36 Cubs 16 31 3 9 1 0 0 0 5 2 - 6 1 - 0 - .290 .333 .323
1913 37 Reds 39 54 2 11 0 1 0 0 3 1 - 10 3 - 0 - .204 .218 .241
1914 38 Tip-Tops 9 19 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 - 3 0 - 0 - .211 .211 .211
1914 38 Terriers 26 59 4 15 2 0 0 0 6 4 - 9 2 - 0 - .254 .302 .288
1915 39 Whales 36 82 10 24 2 1 0 0 6 3 - 14 4 - 0 - .293 .318 .341
1916 40 Cubs 12 16 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 4 0 - 0 - .250 .294 .250
14 Years 493 1,143 93 235 20 11 2 0 74 44 - 75 49 - 1 - .206 .236 .248

Mordecai Brown

Mordecai Brown Fielding Stats

1903 Cardinals P 26 24 603 68 2.6 65 5 60 3 7 n/a n/a n/a .956 2.91
1904 Cubs 2B 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1904 Cubs LF 1 - - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1904 Cubs P 26 23 637 75 2.9 70 20 50 5 2 n/a n/a n/a .933 2.97
1905 Cubs P 30 24 747 88 2.9 84 18 66 4 3 n/a n/a n/a .955 3.04
1906 Cubs P 36 32 832 101 2.8 99 18 81 2 4 n/a n/a n/a .980 3.21
1907 Cubs P 34 27 699 96 2.8 95 20 75 1 5 n/a n/a n/a .990 3.67
1907 Cubs RF 1 - - 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1908 Cubs P 44 31 937 108 2.5 108 35 73 0 3 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.11
1909 Cubs P 50 34 1,028 104 2.1 101 18 83 3 6 n/a n/a n/a .971 2.65
1910 Cubs P 46 31 886 106 2.3 102 10 92 4 3 n/a n/a n/a .962 3.11
1911 Cubs P 53 27 810 62 1.2 61 8 53 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .984 2.03
1912 Cubs P 15 8 266 17 1.1 16 1 15 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .941 1.62
1913 Reds P 39 16 520 49 1.3 45 5 40 4 3 n/a n/a n/a .918 2.34
1914 Tip-Tops P 9 8 173 16 1.8 16 0 16 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.50
1914 Terriers P 26 18 525 49 1.9 46 6 40 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .939 2.37
1915 Whales P 35 25 709 98 2.8 93 6 87 5 5 n/a n/a n/a .949 3.54
1915 Whales RF 1 - - 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1916 Cubs P 12 4 145 13 1.1 13 1 12 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.42
P Totals 481 332 9,517 1,050 2.2 1,014 171 843 36 43 n/a n/a n/a .966 2.88
RF Totals 2 0 0 2 1.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
2B Totals 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .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
14 Years 485 332 9,517 1,052 2.2 1,016 173 843 36 43 n/a n/a n/a .966 2.88

Mordecai Brown

Mordecai Brown Miscellaneous Stats

1903 Cardinals 2 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 12.8 1.41 3.72 2.64
1904 Cubs 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 11.1 1.62 3.43 2.12
1905 Cubs 1 - - 0 0 n/a 93.0 0.0 31.0 2.02 3.22 1.59
1906 Cubs 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 24.5 2.36 4.67 1.98
1907 Cubs 0 - - 0 0 n/a 85.0 0.0 12.1 2.68 4.13 1.55
1908 Cubs 2 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 30.3 2.51 3.54 1.41
1909 Cubs 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 13.9 3.25 4.52 1.39
1910 Cubs 1 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 6.1 17.2 2.23 4.36 1.95
1911 Cubs 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 7.6 15.2 2.35 4.30 1.83
1912 Cubs 1 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.2 6.2 1.70 3.45 2.03
1913 Reds 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.4 18.0 0.93 2.13 2.28
1914 Tip-Tops 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 6.3 19.0 1.78 4.99 2.81
1914 Terriers 1 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 6.6 9.8 1.88 4.17 2.21
1915 Whales 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.9 13.7 1.48 3.62 2.44
1916 Cubs 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 4.0 0.0 2.33 3.91 1.68
14 Years 8 0 1.000 0 0 n/a 571.5 15.2 15.4 2.04 3.90 1.91

Mordecai Brown

Mordecai Brown Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1903 St. Louis Cardinals n/a $2,400.00 n/a -
1904 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1905 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a -
1906 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a Stats
1907 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a Stats
1908 Chicago Cubs n/a $3,500.00 n/a Stats
1909 Chicago Cubs n/a $4,100.00 n/a -
1910 Chicago Cubs n/a $4,500.00 n/a Stats
1911 Chicago Cubs n/a $5,500.00 n/a -
1912 Chicago Cubs n/a $7,000.00 n/a -
1913 Cincinnati Reds n/a $5,000.00 n/a -
1914 Brooklyn Tip-Tops n/a $10,000.00 n/a -
1914 St. Louis Terriers n/a "     " n/a -
1915 Chicago Whales n/a Undetermined n/a -
1916 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a -
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