Ford Garrison Stats

Ford Garrison was born on Sunday, August 29, 1915, in Greenville, South Carolina. Garrison was 27 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 22, 1943, with the Boston Red Sox. 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 Ford Garrison baseball stats page.

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Ford Garrison

Ford Garrison Autograph on a 1944 Play Ball #14)
Ford Garrison Autograph on a 1944 Play Ball #14)

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Birth Name:
Robert Ford Garrison
Nickname:
Snapper
Born On:
08-29-1915  (Virgo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Greenville, South Carolina
Year of Death Data Died On:
06-06-2001 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Largo, Florida
Cemetery:
Memorial Park Cemetery, St. Petersburg, Florida
High School:
Parker High School (Greenville, SC)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
Player Weight Chart Weight:
180
First Game:
04-22-1943 (Age 27)
Last Game:
04-28-1946
Draft:
Not Applicable
Ford Garrison

Ford Garrison 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
Ford Garrison

Ford Garrison Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1943 28 Red Sox 36 129 13 36 5 1 1 0 11 5 - 14 2 - 0 3 .279 .306 .357
1944 29 Red Sox 13 49 5 12 3 0 0 0 2 6 - 4 0 - 0 0 .245 .327 .306
1944 29 Athletics 121 449 58 121 13 2 4 0 37 22 - 40 19 - 2 10 .269 .307 .334
1945 30 Athletics 6 23 3 7 1 0 1 0 6 4 - 3 0 - 0 0 .304 .407 .478
1946 31 Athletics 9 37 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 6 0 - 0 2 .108 .108 .108
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
4 Years 185 687 80 180 22 3 6 0 56 37 - 67 21 - 2 15 .262 .302 .329
Ford Garrison

Ford Garrison Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1943 Red Sox CF 6 6 171 214 35.7 213 212 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .995 33.63
1943 Red Sox LF 26 24 645 266 10.2 266 265 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 11.13
1944 Athletics LF 94 85 2,304 246 2.6 243 237 6 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .988 2.85
1944 Athletics RF 25 24 570 53 2.1 52 52 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .981 2.46
1944 Red Sox RF 12 12 354 32 2.7 31 31 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .969 2.36
1945 Athletics LF 5 5 153 12 2.4 12 11 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.12
1946 Athletics LF 8 8 183 8 1.0 8 8 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.18
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
LF Totals 133 122 3,285 532 4.0 529 521 8 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .994 4.35
RF Totals 37 36 924 85 2.3 83 83 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .976 2.43
CF Totals 6 6 171 214 35.7 213 212 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .995 33.63
4 Years 176 164 4,380 831 4.7 825 816 9 6 0 n/a n/a n/a .993 5.09
Ford Garrison

Ford Garrison Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1943 Red Sox 0 1 .000 2 3 n/a 129.0 9.2 11.7 - - -
1944 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 1 n/a 0.0 12.3 24.5 - - -
1944 Athletics 10 4 .714 3 1 n/a 112.3 11.2 12.1 - - -
1945 Athletics 1 0 1.000 1 0 n/a 23.0 7.7 3.8 - - -
1946 Athletics 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 6.2 0.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
4 Years 11 5 .688 7 5 n/a 114.5 10.3 12.3 - - -
Ford Garrison

Ford Garrison Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1943 Boston Red Sox 15 $3,000.00 - -
1944 Boston Red Sox 19 $5,000.00 - -
1944 Philadelphia Athletics 9 "     " - -
1945 Philadelphia Athletics 3 $6,500.00 n/a -
1946 Philadelphia Athletics 1 $6,500.00 - -


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