Al Gionfriddo Stats

Al Gionfriddo was born on Wednesday, March 8, 1922, in Dysart, Pennsylvania. Gionfriddo was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 23, 1944, with the Pittsburgh Pirates. 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 Al Gionfriddo baseball stats page.

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"There must have been a million people in the stands that day (Game 6 of the 1947 World Series). It was a thrill just to get to the major leagues. Once you get there, to be able to play in the World Series is so thrilling." - Al Gionfriddo

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Birth Name:
Albert Francis Gionfriddo
Nickname:
Al or The Little Italian
Born On:
03-08-1922  (Pisces)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Dysart, Pennsylvania
Year of Death Data Died On:
03-14-2003 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Solvang, California
Cemetery:
Santa Barbara Cemetery, Santa Barbara, California
High School:
Cresson High School (Cresson, PA)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
5-06
Player Weight Chart Weight:
165
First Game:
09-23-1944 (Age 22)
Last Game:
09-28-1947
Draft:
Not Applicable

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Al Gionfriddo Pitching Stats

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Al Gionfriddo Hitting Stats

1944 22 Pirates 4 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 1 0 - 0 0 .167 .286 .167
1945 23 Pirates 122 409 74 116 18 9 2 0 42 60 - 22 6 - 1 4 .284 .377 .386
1946 24 Pirates 64 102 11 26 2 2 0 0 10 14 - 5 0 - 0 1 .255 .345 .314
1947 25 Pirates 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1947 25 Dodgers 37 62 10 11 2 1 0 0 6 16 - 11 4 - 0 1 .177 .346 .242
4 Years 228 580 95 154 22 12 2 0 58 91 - 39 10 - 1 6 .266 .366 .355

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Al Gionfriddo Fielding Stats

1944 Pirates CF 1 1 24 3 3.0 3 3 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.38
1945 Pirates CF 82 79 2,046 1,199 14.6 1,192 1,186 6 7 2 n/a n/a n/a .994 15.73
1945 Pirates LF 12 7 201 21 1.8 20 20 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .952 2.69
1945 Pirates RF 14 10 264 30 2.1 29 29 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .967 2.97
1946 Pirates CF 12 5 123 20 1.7 20 20 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.39
1946 Pirates LF 10 3 84 12 1.2 10 10 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .833 3.21
1946 Pirates RF 12 10 210 222 18.5 221 219 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .995 28.41
1947 Dodgers LF 11 9 249 123 11.2 121 121 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .984 13.12
1947 Dodgers RF 6 3 117 9 1.5 9 8 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.08
CF Totals 95 85 2,193 1,222 12.9 1,215 1,209 6 7 2 n/a n/a n/a .994 14.96
LF Totals 33 19 534 156 4.7 151 151 0 5 0 n/a n/a n/a .968 7.63
RF Totals 32 23 591 261 8.2 259 256 3 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .992 11.83
4 Years 160 127 3,318 1,639 10.2 1,625 1,616 9 14 2 n/a n/a n/a .991 13.22

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Al Gionfriddo Miscellaneous Stats

1944 Pirates 0 - - 3 0 n/a 0.0 6.0 0.0 - - -
1945 Pirates 12 - - 15 2 n/a 204.5 18.6 9.7 - - -
1946 Pirates 1 - - 28 3 n/a 0.0 20.4 10.2 - - -
1947 Pirates 0 - - 1 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1947 Dodgers 2 - - 19 1 n/a 0.0 5.6 10.3 - - -
4 Years 15 - - 66 6 n/a 290.0 14.9 10.0 - - -

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Al Gionfriddo Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1944 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Undetermined - -
1945 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Undetermined n/a -
1946 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Undetermined - -
1947 Pittsburgh Pirates 18 Undetermined - Stats
1947 Brooklyn Dodgers 30 Undetermined - Stats
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