Lou Finney Stats

Lou Finney was born on Saturday, August 13, 1910, in Buffalo, Alabama. Finney was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 12, 1931, 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 Lou Finney baseball stats page.

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Birth Name:
Louis Klopsche Finney
Nickname:
Lou
Born On:
08-13-1910  (Leo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Buffalo, Alabama
Year of Death Data Died On:
04-22-1966 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Lafayette, Alabama
Cemetery:
Chapel Hill Cemetery, Lafayette, Alabama
High School:
Five Points High School (Five Points, AL)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
180
First Game:
09-12-1931 (Age 21)
Last Game:
05-08-1947
Draft:
Not Applicable
Lou Finney

Lou Finney 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
Lou Finney

Lou Finney Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1931 21 Athletics 9 24 7 9 0 1 0 0 3 6 - 1 1 - 1 - .375 .516 .458
1933 23 Athletics 74 240 26 64 12 2 3 0 32 13 - 17 3 - 1 - .267 .307 .371
1934 24 Athletics 92 272 32 76 11 4 1 0 28 14 - 17 7 - 0 - .279 .315 .360
1935 25 Athletics 109 410 45 112 11 6 0 0 31 18 - 18 4 - 2 - .273 .307 .329
1936 26 Athletics 151 653 100 197 26 10 1 0 41 47 - 22 0 - 3 - .302 .351 .377
1937 27 Athletics 92 379 53 95 14 9 1 0 20 20 - 16 5 - 0 - .251 .288 .343
1938 28 Athletics 122 454 61 125 21 12 10 0 48 39 - 25 9 - 0 - .275 .333 .441
1939 29 Athletics 9 22 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 - 0 0 - 0 0 .136 .208 .136
1939 29 Red Sox 95 249 43 81 18 3 1 0 46 24 - 11 5 - 0 4 .325 .385 .434
1940 30 Red Sox 130 534 73 171 31 15 5 1 73 33 - 13 7 - 0 16 .320 .360 .463
1941 31 Red Sox 127 497 83 143 24 10 4 0 53 38 - 17 9 - 1 13 .288 .340 .400
1942 32 Red Sox 113 397 58 113 16 7 3 0 61 29 - 11 4 - 1 9 .285 .335 .383
1944 34 Red Sox 68 251 37 72 11 2 0 0 32 23 - 7 3 - 0 8 .287 .347 .347
1945 35 Red Sox 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 - 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1945 35 Browns 57 213 24 59 8 4 2 1 22 21 - 6 5 - 1 9 .277 .345 .380
1946 36 Browns 16 30 0 9 0 0 0 0 3 2 - 4 1 - 0 0 .300 .344 .300
1947 37 Phillies 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 .000 .000 .000
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
15 Years 1,270 4,631 643 1,329 203 85 31 2 494 329 - 186 63 - 10 59 .287 .336 .388
Lou Finney

Lou Finney Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1931 Athletics LF 7 5 162 18 2.6 18 17 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
1931 Athletics RF 8 1 27 20 2.5 20 19 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 20.00
1933 Athletics CF 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1933 Athletics LF 17 17 417 246 14.5 244 243 1 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .992 15.80
1933 Athletics RF 46 41 1,029 304 6.6 298 293 5 6 1 n/a n/a n/a .980 7.82
1934 Athletics 1B 15 14 336 131 8.7 129 120 9 2 16 n/a n/a n/a .985 10.37
1934 Athletics CF 4 3 51 3 0.8 2 2 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .667 1.06
1934 Athletics LF 12 11 240 18 1.5 17 17 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .944 1.91
1934 Athletics RF 40 35 831 301 7.5 296 293 3 5 1 n/a n/a n/a .983 9.62
1935 Athletics 1B 18 16 432 181 10.1 181 171 10 0 17 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 11.31
1935 Athletics LF 5 3 51 9 1.8 8 8 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .889 4.24
1935 Athletics RF 72 70 1,791 152 2.1 144 139 5 8 1 n/a n/a n/a .947 2.17
1936 Athletics 1B 78 77 1,968 824 10.6 816 782 34 8 70 n/a n/a n/a .990 11.20
1936 Athletics CF 21 19 435 74 3.5 71 71 0 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .959 4.41
1936 Athletics LF 22 22 522 47 2.1 47 46 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.43
1936 Athletics RF 32 32 804 166 5.2 164 162 2 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .988 5.51
1937 Athletics 1B 50 50 1,233 461 9.2 456 428 28 5 38 n/a n/a n/a .989 9.99
1937 Athletics 2B 1 0 - 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1937 Athletics CF 37 35 798 194 5.2 187 185 2 7 1 n/a n/a n/a .964 6.33
1937 Athletics LF 3 3 54 6 2.0 6 6 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
1938 Athletics 1B 64 62 1,524 604 9.4 598 574 24 6 35 n/a n/a n/a .990 10.59
1938 Athletics CF 21 20 528 77 3.7 75 73 2 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .974 3.84
1938 Athletics LF 19 19 513 44 2.3 43 41 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .977 2.26
1938 Athletics RF 6 5 135 10 1.7 10 10 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.00
1939 Red Sox CF 16 15 381 38 2.4 37 37 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .974 2.62
1939 Athletics CF 3 3 78 10 3.3 10 10 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.46
1939 Red Sox LF 3 3 81 7 2.3 6 6 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .857 2.00
1939 Red Sox RF 5 2 42 6 1.2 6 5 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.86
1939 Athletics RF 1 0 - 2 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1939 Red Sox 1B 32 29 792 295 9.2 291 280 11 4 27 n/a n/a n/a .986 9.92
1940 Red Sox 1B 51 51 1,323 530 10.4 527 504 23 3 41 n/a n/a n/a .994 10.76
1940 Red Sox RF 69 69 1,887 162 2.3 158 148 10 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .975 2.26
1941 Red Sox 1B 24 24 591 232 9.7 229 214 15 3 8 n/a n/a n/a .987 10.46
1941 Red Sox LF 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1941 Red Sox RF 91 89 2,364 199 2.2 188 181 7 11 2 n/a n/a n/a .945 2.15
1942 Red Sox 1B 2 2 51 22 11.0 22 22 0 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 11.65
1942 Red Sox CF 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1942 Red Sox LF 3 1 27 2 0.7 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.00
1942 Red Sox RF 92 89 2,349 2,210 24.0 2,205 2,197 8 5 1 n/a n/a n/a .998 25.34
1944 Red Sox 1B 59 57 1,479 551 9.3 544 521 23 7 53 n/a n/a n/a .987 9.93
1944 Red Sox LF 1 1 27 3 3.0 3 2 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
1944 Red Sox RF 1 1 27 5 5.0 5 5 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.00
1945 Browns LF 24 23 561 248 10.3 248 245 3 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 11.94
1945 Browns RF 13 12 279 25 1.9 24 23 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .960 2.32
1945 Browns 1B 22 20 486 180 8.2 179 165 14 1 13 n/a n/a n/a .994 9.94
1945 Browns 3B 1 0 3 2 2.0 1 1 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .500 9.00
1946 Browns LF 4 3 27 7 1.8 7 6 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 7.00
1946 Browns RF 3 3 51 9 3.0 8 8 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .889 4.24
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
RF Totals 479 449 11,616 3,571 7.5 3,528 3,485 43 43 8 n/a n/a n/a .988 8.20
1B Totals 415 402 10,215 4,011 9.7 3,972 3,781 191 39 320 n/a n/a n/a .990 10.50
LF Totals 121 111 2,682 655 5.4 649 639 10 6 3 n/a n/a n/a .991 6.53
CF Totals 104 95 2,271 396 3.8 382 378 4 14 1 n/a n/a n/a .965 4.54
3B Totals 1 0 3 2 2.0 1 1 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .500 9.00
2B Totals 1 0 0 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
14 Years 1,121 1,057 26,787 8,636 7.7 8,533 8,284 249 103 332 n/a n/a n/a .988 8.60
Lou Finney

Lou Finney Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1931 Athletics 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 24.0 8.0 - - -
1933 Athletics 1 3 .250 11 0 n/a 80.0 14.1 7.5 - - -
1934 Athletics 4 3 .571 25 0 n/a 272.0 16.0 9.7 - - -
1935 Athletics 7 2 .778 15 2 n/a 0.0 22.8 13.2 - - -
1936 Athletics 7 9 .438 1 0 n/a 653.0 29.7 15.9 - - -
1937 Athletics 2 5 .286 4 0 n/a 379.0 23.7 19.0 - - -
1938 Athletics 5 8 .385 14 0 n/a 45.4 18.2 9.5 - - -
1939 Athletics 0 0 .000 5 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 22.0 - - -
1939 Red Sox 2 5 .286 40 1 n/a 249.0 22.6 5.4 - - -
1940 Red Sox 5 2 .714 10 0 n/a 106.8 41.1 7.3 - - -
1941 Red Sox 2 5 .286 11 0 n/a 124.3 29.2 9.4 - - -
1942 Red Sox 3 3 .500 16 0 n/a 132.3 36.1 6.5 - - -
1944 Red Sox 1 0 1.000 6 1 n/a 0.0 35.9 7.8 - - -
1945 Red Sox 0 0 .000 2 0 n/a 0.0 2.0 0.0 - - -
1945 Browns 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 106.5 35.5 9.7 - - -
1946 Browns 0 0 .000 10 0 n/a 0.0 7.5 10.0 - - -
1947 Phillies 0 - - 4 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
15 Years 39 45 .464 176 4 n/a 149.4 24.9 9.4 - - -
Lou Finney

Lou Finney Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1931 Philadelphia Athletics 44 Undetermined n/a -
1933 Philadelphia Athletics 7 Undetermined - -
1934 Philadelphia Athletics 23 Undetermined - -
1935 Philadelphia Athletics 23 Undetermined - -
1936 Philadelphia Athletics 23 Undetermined - -
1937 Philadelphia Athletics 8 Undetermined - -
1938 Philadelphia Athletics 6 Undetermined - -
1939 Philadelphia Athletics 6 Undetermined - -
1939 Boston Red Sox 26 Undetermined - -
1940 Boston Red Sox 25 Undetermined Stats -
1941 Boston Red Sox 8 Undetermined - -
1942 Boston Red Sox 8 Undetermined - -
1944 Boston Red Sox 8 , 16 Undetermined - -
1945 Boston Red Sox 8 Undetermined n/a -
1945 St. Louis Browns 18 Undetermined n/a -
1946 St. Louis Browns 18 Undetermined - -
1947 Philadelphia Phillies 12 Undetermined - -


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