Jimmie Foxx Stats

Jimmie Foxx was born on Tuesday, October 22, 1907, in Sudlersville, Maryland. Foxx was 17 years old when he broke into the big leagues on May 1, 1925, 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 Jimmie Foxx baseball stats page.

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"I was pitching one day when my glasses clouded up on me. I took them off to polish them. When I looked up to the plate, I saw Jimmie Foxx. The sight of him terrified me so much that I haven't been able to wear glasses since." - Lefty Gomez in The Story of the Oakland Athletics (Gordon Pueschner, Creative Education Publishers, 07/2007. Page 15)

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Birth Name:
James Emory Foxx
Nickname:
Beast or Double X or Jimmie or Jimmy
Born On:
10-22-1907  (Libra)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Sudlersville, Maryland
Year of Death Data Died On:
07-21-1967 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Miami, Florida
Cemetery:
Flagler Memorial Park, Miami, Florida
High School:
Sudlersville High School (Sudlersville, MD)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
195
First Game:
05-01-1925 (Age 17)
Last Game:
09-23-1945
Draft:
Not Applicable

Jimmie Foxx

Jimmie Foxx Pitching Stats

1939 32 Red Sox 1 0 1 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 0 1.0 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 -
1945 38 Phillies 9 2 7 1 0 1.000 1.59 0 0 0 22.2 94 13 4 4 0 14 - 10 0 1 0 -
2 Years 10 2 8 1 0 1.000 1.52 0 0 0 23.2 97 13 4 4 0 14 - 11 0 1 0 -

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Jimmie Foxx Hitting Stats

1925 18 Athletics 10 9 2 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 - 0 - .667 .667 .778
1926 19 Athletics 26 32 8 10 2 1 0 0 5 1 - 6 2 - 0 - .313 .333 .438
1927 20 Athletics 61 130 23 42 6 5 3 0 20 14 - 11 1 - 1 - .323 .393 .515
1928 21 Athletics 118 400 85 131 29 10 13 0 79 60 - 43 12 - 1 - .328 .416 .548
1929 22 Athletics 149 517 123 183 23 9 33 0 118 103 - 70 16 - 2 - .354 .463 .625
1930 23 Athletics 153 562 127 188 33 13 37 1 156 93 - 66 18 - 0 - .335 .429 .637
1931 24 Athletics 139 515 93 150 32 10 30 1 120 73 - 84 4 - 1 - .291 .380 .567
1932 25 Athletics 154 585 151 213 33 9 58 3 169 116 - 96 0 - 0 - .364 .469 .749
1933 26 Athletics 149 573 125 204 37 9 48 1 163 96 - 93 0 - 1 - .356 .449 .703
1934 27 Athletics 150 539 120 180 28 6 44 3 130 111 - 75 1 - 1 - .334 .449 .653
1935 28 Athletics 147 535 118 185 33 7 36 0 115 114 - 99 0 - 0 - .346 .461 .636
1936 29 Red Sox 155 585 130 198 32 8 41 0 143 105 - 119 2 - 1 - .338 .440 .631
1937 30 Red Sox 150 569 111 162 24 6 36 0 127 99 - 96 4 - 1 - .285 .392 .538
1938 31 Red Sox 149 565 139 197 33 9 50 3 175 119 - 76 1 - 0 - .349 .462 .704
1939 32 Red Sox 124 467 130 168 31 10 35 0 105 89 - 72 5 - 2 17 .360 .464 .694
1940 33 Red Sox 144 515 106 153 30 4 36 3 119 101 - 87 2 - 0 18 .297 .412 .581
1941 34 Red Sox 135 487 87 146 27 8 19 1 105 93 - 103 2 - 0 21 .300 .412 .505
1942 35 Red Sox 30 100 18 27 4 0 5 0 14 18 - 15 0 - 2 1 .270 .392 .460
1942 35 Cubs 70 205 25 42 8 0 3 0 19 22 - 55 0 - 0 9 .205 .282 .288
1944 37 Cubs 15 20 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 2 - 5 0 - 0 0 .050 .136 .100
1945 38 Phillies 89 224 30 60 11 1 7 1 38 23 - 39 1 - 0 3 .268 .336 .420
20 Years 2,317 8,134 1,751 2,646 458 125 534 17 1,922 1,452 - 1,311 71 - 13 69 .325 .428 .609

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Jimmie Foxx Fielding Stats

1925 Athletics C 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
1926 Athletics C 12 1 24 24 2.0 24 19 5 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 27.00
1926 Athletics RF 3 3 78 7 2.3 7 7 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.42
1927 Athletics 1B 32 23 669 280 8.8 273 258 15 7 10 n/a n/a n/a .975 11.02
1927 Athletics C 5 2 74 15 3.0 15 14 1 0 0 0 1 1 1.000 5.47
1928 Athletics 1B 30 30 753 281 9.4 279 273 6 2 19 n/a n/a n/a .993 10.00
1928 Athletics 3B 60 56 1,515 200 3.3 188 59 129 12 9 n/a n/a n/a .940 3.35
1928 Athletics C 19 18 468 107 5.6 104 84 20 3 4 1 7 6 .972 6.00
1929 Athletics 1B 142 142 3,576 1,306 9.2 1,300 1,226 74 6 98 n/a n/a n/a .995 9.82
1929 Athletics 3B 8 7 180 25 3.1 24 7 17 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .960 3.60
1930 Athletics 1B 153 153 39 1,455 9.5 1,441 1,362 79 14 101 n/a n/a n/a .990 997.62
1931 Athletics 1B 112 112 2,829 1,020 9.1 1,013 964 49 7 89 n/a n/a n/a .993 9.67
1931 Athletics 3B 26 23 681 87 3.3 79 24 55 8 4 n/a n/a n/a .908 3.13
1931 Athletics LF 1 1 27 2 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.00
1931 Athletics RF 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1932 Athletics 1B 141 141 3,777 1,416 10.0 1,407 1,328 79 9 115 n/a n/a n/a .994 10.06
1932 Athletics 3B 13 13 330 30 2.3 28 10 18 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .933 2.29
1933 Athletics 1B 149 149 3,852 1,510 10.1 1,495 1,402 93 15 98 n/a n/a n/a .990 10.48
1933 Athletics SS 1 0 - 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1934 Athletics 1B 140 139 3,621 1,473 10.5 1,463 1,378 85 10 133 n/a n/a n/a .993 10.91
1934 Athletics 3B 9 9 234 27 3.0 27 10 17 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.12
1935 Athletics 1B 121 121 3,183 1,189 9.8 1,186 1,109 77 3 107 n/a n/a n/a .997 10.06
1935 Athletics 3B 2 2 27 1 0.5 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.00
1935 Athletics C 26 24 558 133 5.1 132 116 16 1 1 1 7 8 .992 6.39
1936 Red Sox 1B 139 139 3,708 1,314 9.5 1,302 1,226 76 12 108 n/a n/a n/a .991 9.48
1936 Red Sox 3B 1 0 - 2 2.0 2 1 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1936 Red Sox LF 11 11 231 119 10.8 118 118 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .992 13.79
1936 Red Sox RF 5 5 90 9 1.8 9 9 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.70
1937 Red Sox 1B 150 150 3,945 1,401 9.3 1,393 1,287 106 8 122 n/a n/a n/a .994 9.53
1937 Red Sox C 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
1938 Red Sox 1B 149 149 3,789 1,417 9.5 1,398 1,282 116 19 153 n/a n/a n/a .987 9.96
1939 Red Sox 1B 123 123 3,180 1,202 9.8 1,192 1,101 91 10 104 n/a n/a n/a .992 10.12
1939 Red Sox P 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1940 Red Sox 1B 95 95 2,391 932 9.8 923 844 79 9 87 n/a n/a n/a .990 10.42
1940 Red Sox 3B 1 1 24 4 4.0 4 1 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1940 Red Sox C 42 42 1,052 197 4.7 196 178 18 1 2 7 22 8 .995 5.03
1941 Red Sox 1B 124 124 3,285 1,277 10.3 1,267 1,155 112 10 105 n/a n/a n/a .992 10.41
1941 Red Sox 3B 5 5 105 17 3.4 13 7 6 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .765 3.34
1941 Red Sox RF 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1942 Red Sox 1B 27 27 690 266 9.9 265 231 34 1 28 n/a n/a n/a .996 10.37
1942 Cubs 1B 52 48 1,212 522 10.0 513 489 24 9 32 n/a n/a n/a .983 11.43
1942 Cubs C 1 1 - 2 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 1.000 0.00
1944 Cubs 3B 2 2 48 8 4.0 8 2 6 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1944 Cubs C 1 1 - 7 7.0 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 0.00
1945 Phillies 1B 40 35 867 323 8.1 319 292 27 4 19 n/a n/a n/a .988 9.93
1945 Phillies 3B 14 13 210 40 2.9 36 10 26 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .900 4.63
1945 Phillies P 9 2 68 3 0.3 3 2 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.19
1B Totals 1,919 1,900 45,366 18,584 9.7 18,429 17,207 1,222 155 1,528 n/a n/a n/a .992 10.97
3B Totals 141 131 3,354 441 3.1 410 132 278 31 18 n/a n/a n/a .930 3.30
C Totals 108 89 2,176 485 4.5 480 420 60 5 7 9 38 23 .990 5.96
LF Totals 12 12 258 121 10.1 120 120 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .992 12.56
RF Totals 10 8 168 16 1.6 16 16 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.57
P Totals 10 2 71 3 0.3 3 2 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.14
SS Totals 1 0 0 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
20 Years 2,201 2,142 51,393 19,651 8.9 19,459 17,897 1,562 192 1,553 9 38 23 .990 10.22

Jimmie Foxx

Jimmie Foxx Miscellaneous Stats

1925 Athletics 0 0 .000 9 0 n/a 0.0 9.0 0.0 - - -
1926 Athletics 1 0 1.000 9 2 n/a 0.0 5.3 6.4 - - -
1927 Athletics 2 1 .667 25 1 n/a 43.3 11.8 6.5 - - -
1928 Athletics 3 8 .273 9 0 n/a 30.8 9.3 5.1 - - -
1929 Athletics 9 7 .563 0 0 n/a 15.7 7.4 4.4 - - -
1930 Athletics 7 7 .500 0 0 n/a 15.2 8.5 3.6 - - -
1931 Athletics 4 3 .571 3 0 n/a 17.2 6.1 4.3 - - -
1932 Athletics 3 7 .300 0 0 n/a 10.1 6.1 3.5 - - -
1933 Athletics 2 2 .500 0 0 n/a 11.9 6.2 3.5 - - -
1934 Athletics 11 2 .846 1 0 n/a 12.3 7.2 4.1 - - -
1935 Athletics 6 4 .600 0 0 n/a 14.9 5.4 4.7 - - -
1936 Red Sox 13 4 .765 0 0 n/a 14.3 4.9 4.1 - - -
1937 Red Sox 10 8 .556 0 0 n/a 15.8 5.9 4.5 - - -
1938 Red Sox 5 4 .556 0 0 n/a 11.3 7.4 3.2 - - -
1939 Red Sox 4 3 .571 1 0 n/a 13.3 6.5 4.4 0.00 9.00 0.00
1940 Red Sox 4 7 .364 6 0 n/a 14.3 5.9 4.3 - - -
1941 Red Sox 2 5 .286 5 0 n/a 25.6 4.7 4.6 - - -
1942 Red Sox 0 0 .000 3 0 n/a 20.0 6.7 7.1 - - -
1942 Cubs 1 - - 17 0 n/a 68.3 3.7 10.8 - - -
1944 Cubs 0 - - 12 0 n/a 0.0 4.0 10.0 - - -
1945 Phillies 0 - - 29 0 n/a 32.0 5.7 5.9 0.71 3.97 5.56
20 Years 87 72 .547 129 3 n/a 15.2 6.2 4.2 0.79 4.18 5.32

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Jimmie Foxx Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1925 Philadelphia Athletics n/a $2,000.00 n/a -
1926 Philadelphia Athletics n/a $2,500.00 n/a -
1927 Philadelphia Athletics n/a $3,000.00 n/a -
1928 Philadelphia Athletics n/a $5,000.00 n/a -
1929 Philadelphia Athletics n/a $7,500.00 n/a Stats
1930 Philadelphia Athletics n/a $16,666.00 n/a Stats
1931 Philadelphia Athletics 3 $16,666.00 n/a Stats
1932 Philadelphia Athletics 3 $16,666.00 n/a -
1933 Philadelphia Athletics 3 $16,666.00 Stats -
1934 Philadelphia Athletics 3 $17,500.00 Stats -
1935 Philadelphia Athletics 2 $18,000.00 Stats -
1936 Boston Red Sox 3 $25,000.00 Stats -
1937 Boston Red Sox 3 $23,000.00 Stats -
1938 Boston Red Sox 3 $20,000.00 Stats -
1939 Boston Red Sox 3 $27,500.00 Stats -
1940 Boston Red Sox 3 $25,000.00 Stats -
1941 Boston Red Sox 3 $25,000.00 Stats -
1942 Boston Red Sox 3 $15,000.00 - -
1942 Chicago Cubs 16 "     " - -
1944 Chicago Cubs 26 Undetermined - -
1945 Philadelphia Phillies 4 Undetermined n/a -
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Did you know that Jimmie Foxx is one of only five ballplayers ( Mark McGwire , Rafael Palmeiro , Ken Griffey, Jr. & Manny Ramirez are the other four) in Major League history to hit at least two-hundred career home runs with two different ballclubs?

What do Jimmie Foxx, Doc Cramer & Kirby Puckett have in common? There are the only three American League players in history to have more than one six-hit game (each had two) during their career! A breakdown appears below:

Jimmie Foxx
Philadelphia Athletics vs. Washington Senators, 05-30-1930 (13 innings)
Philadelphia Athletics at Cleveland Indians, 07-10-1932 (18 innings)
Doc Cramer
Philadelphia Athletics at Chicago White Sox, 06-20-1932
Philadelphia Athletics vs. Detroit Tigers, 07-13-1935
Kirby Puckett
Minnesota Twins at Milwaukee Brewers, 08-30-1987
Minnesota Twins vs. Texas Rangers, 05-23-1991 (11 innings)

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