Howard Ehmke Stats

Howard Ehmke was born on Tuesday, April 24, 1894, in Silver Creek, New York. Ehmke was 20 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 12, 1915, with the Buffalo Buffeds. 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 Howard Ehmke baseball stats page.

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Howard Ehmke


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Birth Name:
Howard John Ehmke
Nickname:
None
Born On:
04-24-1894  (Taurus)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Silver Creek, New York
Year of Death Data Died On:
03-17-1959 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Cemetery:
Cremated (Ashes Scattered at Valley Forge National Park)
High School:
Silver Creek High School (Silver Creek, NY)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-03
Player Weight Chart Weight:
190
First Game:
04-12-1915 (Age 20)
Last Game:
05-22-1930
Draft:
Not Applicable

Howard Ehmke

Howard Ehmke Pitching Stats

1915 21 Buffeds 18 2 11 0 2 .000 5.53 0 0 0 53.2 242 69 33 46 2 25 - 18 3 5 0 -
1916 22 Tigers 5 4 1 3 1 .750 3.13 4 0 0 37.1 150 34 13 16 0 15 - 15 1 0 0 -
1917 23 Tigers 35 25 10 10 15 .400 2.97 13 4 2 206.0 808 174 68 84 3 88 - 90 4 5 0 -
1919 25 Tigers 33 31 2 17 10 .630 3.18 20 2 0 248.2 1,043 255 88 114 5 107 - 79 3 6 0 -
1920 26 Tigers 38 33 5 15 18 .455 3.25 23 2 3 268.1 1,140 250 97 133 8 124 - 98 0 13 2 -
1921 27 Tigers 30 22 4 13 14 .481 4.54 13 1 0 196.1 888 220 99 123 15 81 - 68 1 13 1 -
1922 28 Tigers 45 30 13 17 17 .500 4.22 16 1 1 279.2 1,232 299 131 146 12 101 - 108 1 23 1 -
1923 29 Red Sox 43 39 4 20 17 .541 3.78 28 2 3 316.2 1,331 318 133 155 12 119 - 121 2 20 0 -
1924 30 Red Sox 45 36 6 19 17 .528 3.46 26 4 4 315.0 1,377 324 121 139 9 81 - 119 4 11 0 -
1925 31 Red Sox 34 31 3 9 20 .310 3.73 22 0 1 260.2 1,134 285 108 141 8 85 - 95 2 11 2 -
1926 32 Red Sox 14 14 0 3 10 .231 5.46 7 1 0 97.1 456 115 59 69 3 45 - 38 1 4 1 -
1926 32 Athletics 20 18 2 12 4 .750 2.81 10 1 0 147.1 612 125 46 54 1 50 - 55 4 4 0 -
1927 33 Athletics 30 27 2 12 10 .545 4.22 10 1 0 189.2 816 200 89 103 13 60 - 68 1 14 0 -
1928 34 Athletics 23 18 3 9 8 .529 3.62 5 1 0 139.1 597 135 56 65 6 44 - 34 0 4 0 -
1929 35 Athletics 11 8 3 7 2 .778 3.29 2 0 0 54.2 229 48 20 24 2 15 - 20 1 1 0 -
1930 36 Athletics 3 1 1 0 1 .000 11.70 0 0 0 10.0 55 22 13 13 4 2 - 4 0 3 1 -
15 Years 427 339 70 166 166 .500 3.75 199 20 14 2,820.2 12,110 2,873 1,174 1,425 103 1,042 - 1,030 28 137 8 -

Howard Ehmke

Howard Ehmke Hitting Stats

1915 21 Buffeds 18 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 - 3 0 - 0 - .000 .000 .000
1916 22 Tigers 5 14 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 - 5 0 - 0 - .143 .143 .143
1917 23 Tigers 35 69 3 17 2 0 0 0 2 4 - 13 1 - 0 - .246 .288 .275
1919 25 Tigers 33 91 6 23 3 1 0 0 5 3 - 12 3 - 0 - .253 .277 .308
1920 26 Tigers 38 105 4 25 7 2 0 0 5 0 - 10 2 - 0 - .238 .238 .343
1921 27 Tigers 30 74 9 21 3 1 0 0 9 1 - 7 4 - 0 - .284 .293 .351
1922 28 Tigers 45 102 6 16 4 1 0 0 8 2 - 10 4 - 0 - .157 .173 .216
1923 29 Red Sox 43 112 4 25 3 0 0 0 7 2 - 11 6 - 0 - .223 .237 .250
1924 30 Red Sox 46 126 14 28 2 0 0 0 14 5 - 9 4 - 0 - .222 .252 .238
1925 31 Red Sox 34 88 6 13 2 0 0 0 5 4 - 11 6 - 0 - .148 .185 .170
1926 32 Red Sox 14 34 4 5 2 0 0 0 3 1 - 5 1 - 0 - .147 .171 .206
1926 32 Athletics 21 46 2 7 1 0 0 0 5 2 - 6 9 - 0 - .152 .188 .174
1927 33 Athletics 30 68 5 14 5 0 0 0 3 0 - 4 3 - 0 - .206 .206 .279
1928 34 Athletics 23 46 6 11 3 1 0 0 5 1 - 3 10 - 0 - .239 .255 .348
1929 35 Athletics 11 19 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 2 0 - 0 - .105 .105 .158
1930 36 Athletics 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 0 0 - 0 - .333 .500 .333
15 Years 429 1,009 71 210 38 6 0 0 73 26 - 111 53 - 0 - .208 .228 .258

Howard Ehmke

Howard Ehmke Fielding Stats

1915 Buffeds P 18 2 161 30 1.7 27 2 25 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .900 4.53
1916 Tigers P 5 4 112 16 3.2 16 3 13 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.86
1917 Tigers P 35 25 618 86 2.5 82 14 68 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .953 3.58
1919 Tigers P 33 31 746 98 3.0 95 9 86 3 3 n/a n/a n/a .969 3.44
1920 Tigers P 38 33 805 117 3.1 113 20 93 4 2 n/a n/a n/a .966 3.79
1921 Tigers P 30 22 589 66 2.2 64 9 55 2 3 n/a n/a n/a .970 2.93
1922 Tigers P 45 30 839 88 2.0 86 11 75 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .977 2.77
1923 Red Sox P 43 39 950 122 2.8 119 18 101 3 8 n/a n/a n/a .975 3.38
1924 Red Sox P 45 36 945 96 2.1 93 15 78 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .969 2.66
1925 Red Sox P 34 31 782 100 2.9 94 6 88 6 4 n/a n/a n/a .940 3.25
1926 Red Sox P 14 14 292 36 2.6 32 3 29 4 3 n/a n/a n/a .889 2.96
1926 Athletics P 20 18 442 47 2.4 44 7 37 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .936 2.69
1927 Athletics P 30 27 569 74 2.5 70 13 57 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .946 3.32
1928 Athletics P 23 18 418 43 1.9 41 6 35 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .953 2.65
1929 Athletics P 11 8 164 18 1.6 17 7 10 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .944 2.80
1930 Athletics P 3 1 30 3 1.0 3 0 3 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.70
P Totals 427 339 8,462 1,040 2.4 996 143 853 44 35 n/a n/a n/a .958 3.18
15 Years 427 339 8,462 1,040 2.4 996 143 853 44 35 n/a n/a n/a .958 3.18

Howard Ehmke

Howard Ehmke Miscellaneous Stats

1915 Buffeds 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 4.0 12.0 0.72 3.02 4.19
1916 Tigers 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.8 14.0 1.00 3.62 3.62
1917 Tigers 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.3 34.5 1.02 3.93 3.84
1919 Tigers 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 7.6 18.2 0.74 2.86 3.87
1920 Tigers 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 10.5 21.0 0.79 3.29 4.16
1921 Tigers 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 10.6 8.2 0.84 3.12 3.71
1922 Tigers 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 10.2 12.8 1.07 3.48 3.25
1923 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 10.2 16.0 1.02 3.44 3.38
1924 Red Sox 4 1 .800 1 0 n/a 0.0 14.0 9.0 1.47 3.40 2.31
1925 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 8.0 17.6 1.12 3.28 2.93
1926 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 6.8 11.3 0.84 3.51 4.16
1926 Athletics 1 0 1.000 1 0 n/a 0.0 7.7 9.2 1.10 3.36 3.05
1927 Athletics 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 17.0 22.7 1.13 3.23 2.85
1928 Athletics 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 15.3 9.2 0.77 2.20 2.84
1929 Athletics 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 9.5 0.0 1.33 3.29 2.47
1930 Athletics 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.00 3.60 1.80
15 Years 5 1 .833 2 0 n/a 0.0 9.1 13.8 0.99 3.29 3.32

Howard Ehmke

Howard Ehmke Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1915 Buffalo Buffeds n/a Undetermined n/a -
1916 Detroit Tigers n/a Undetermined n/a -
1917 Detroit Tigers n/a Undetermined n/a -
1919 Detroit Tigers n/a Undetermined n/a -
1920 Detroit Tigers n/a $5,000.00 n/a -
1921 Detroit Tigers n/a $6,000.00 n/a -
1922 Detroit Tigers n/a $8,000.00 n/a -
1923 Boston Red Sox n/a $8,000.00 n/a -
1924 Boston Red Sox n/a $10,000.00 n/a -
1925 Boston Red Sox n/a $10,000.00 n/a -
1926 Boston Red Sox n/a $10,000.00 n/a -
1926 Philadelphia Athletics n/a "     " n/a -
1927 Philadelphia Athletics n/a $10,000.00 n/a -
1928 Philadelphia Athletics n/a $6,000.00 n/a -
1929 Philadelphia Athletics n/a $7,500.00 n/a Stats
1930 Philadelphia Athletics n/a $7,500.00 n/a -
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