Charlie Grimm Stats

Charlie Grimm was born on Sunday, August 28, 1898, in St. Louis, Missouri. Grimm was 17 years old when he broke into the big leagues on July 30, 1916, 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 Charlie Grimm baseball stats page.

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Charlie Grimm

Charlie Grimm Autograph on a 1979 Diamond Greats (#101)

Charlie Grimm Autograph on a 1979 Diamond Greats (#101)

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Birth Name:
Charles John Grimm
Nickname:
Jolly Cholly or Dutchman
Born On:
08-28-1898  (Virgo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
St. Louis, Missouri
Year of Death Data Died On:
11-15-1983 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Scottsdale, Arizona
Cemetery:
Cremated (Ashes Scattered at Wrigley Field)
High School:
None Attended (Dropped Out After 6th Grade)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
Player Weight Chart Weight:
173
First Game:
07-30-1916 (Age 17)
Last Game:
09-23-1936
Draft:
Not Applicable

Charlie Grimm

Charlie Grimm Pitching Stats

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Charlie Grimm Hitting Stats

1916 18 Athletics 12 22 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 0 1 .091 .167 .091
1918 20 Cardinals 50 141 11 31 7 0 0 0 12 6 0 15 6 0 2 1 .220 .262 .270
1919 21 Pirates 14 44 6 14 1 3 0 0 6 2 0 4 1 0 0 0 .318 .348 .477
1920 22 Pirates 148 533 38 121 13 7 2 0 54 30 0 40 14 0 4 3 .227 .273 .289
1921 23 Pirates 151 562 62 154 21 17 7 0 71 31 1 38 16 0 2 13 .274 .314 .409
1922 24 Pirates 154 593 64 173 28 13 0 0 76 43 2 15 10 0 3 7 .292 .343 .383
1923 25 Pirates 152 563 78 194 29 13 7 0 99 41 2 43 10 0 0 12 .345 .389 .480
1924 26 Pirates 151 542 53 156 25 12 2 0 63 37 2 22 18 0 2 7 .288 .336 .389
1925 27 Cubs 141 519 73 159 29 5 10 0 76 38 1 25 10 0 0 12 .306 .354 .439
1926 28 Cubs 147 524 58 145 30 6 8 0 82 49 3 25 26 0 3 13 .277 .342 .403
1927 29 Cubs 147 543 68 169 29 6 2 0 74 45 0 21 26 0 3 11 .311 .367 .398
1928 30 Cubs 147 547 67 161 25 5 5 0 62 39 2 20 28 0 1 13 .294 .342 .386
1929 31 Cubs 120 463 66 138 28 3 10 2 91 42 4 25 10 0 1 21 .298 .358 .436
1930 32 Cubs 114 429 58 124 27 2 6 1 65 41 1 26 14 0 6 15 .289 .359 .403
1931 33 Cubs 146 531 65 176 33 11 4 0 66 53 4 29 11 0 1 20 .331 .393 .458
1932 34 Cubs 149 570 66 175 42 2 7 0 80 35 2 22 9 0 2 18 .307 .349 .425
1933 35 Cubs 107 384 38 95 15 2 3 0 37 23 5 15 6 0 0 16 .247 .290 .320
1934 36 Cubs 75 267 24 79 8 1 5 0 47 16 2 12 2 0 1 9 .296 .338 .390
1935 37 Cubs 2 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1936 38 Cubs 39 132 13 33 4 0 1 0 16 5 0 8 2 0 0 5 .250 .277 .303
20 Years 2,166 7,917 908 2,299 394 108 79 3 1,077 578 31 410 219 0 31 197 .290 .341 .397

Charlie Grimm

Charlie Grimm Fielding Stats

1916 Athletics CF 1 1 27 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1916 Athletics LF 3 1 24 4 1.3 4 4 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1916 Athletics RF 3 3 51 4 1.3 3 3 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .750 1.59
1918 Cardinals 1B 42 33 804 411 9.8 399 385 14 12 24 n/a n/a n/a .971 13.40
1918 Cardinals 3B 1 1 - 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1918 Cardinals RF 2 2 54 6 3.0 6 4 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
1919 Pirates 1B 13 10 276 124 9.5 120 118 2 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .968 11.74
1920 Pirates 1B 148 147 3,888 1,599 10.8 1,591 1,496 95 8 95 n/a n/a n/a .995 11.05
1921 Pirates 1B 150 150 441 1,593 10.6 1,584 1,517 67 9 93 n/a n/a n/a .994 96.98
1922 Pirates 1B 154 154 39 1,556 10.1 1,546 1,478 68 10 104 n/a n/a n/a .994 1,070.31
1923 Pirates 1B 152 152 3,987 1,542 10.1 1,534 1,453 81 8 130 n/a n/a n/a .995 10.39
1924 Pirates 1B 151 151 3,990 1,676 11.1 1,668 1,596 72 8 139 n/a n/a n/a .995 11.29
1925 Cubs 1B 139 138 3,456 1,405 10.1 1,390 1,317 73 15 125 n/a n/a n/a .989 10.86
1926 Cubs 1B 147 146 3,783 1,502 10.2 1,484 1,416 68 18 139 n/a n/a n/a .988 10.59
1927 Cubs 1B 147 146 3,960 1,551 10.6 1,536 1,437 99 15 117 n/a n/a n/a .990 10.47
1928 Cubs 1B 147 147 3,861 1,538 10.5 1,528 1,458 70 10 147 n/a n/a n/a .993 10.69
1929 Cubs 1B 120 120 3,189 1,312 10.9 1,302 1,228 74 10 114 n/a n/a n/a .992 11.02
1930 Cubs 1B 113 112 2,940 1,114 9.9 1,108 1,040 68 6 103 n/a n/a n/a .995 10.18
1931 Cubs 1B 144 144 3,534 1,446 10.0 1,436 1,357 79 10 107 n/a n/a n/a .993 10.97
1932 Cubs 1B 149 149 3,915 1,563 10.5 1,552 1,429 123 11 127 n/a n/a n/a .993 10.70
1933 Cubs 1B 104 103 2,643 1,067 10.3 1,063 979 84 4 94 n/a n/a n/a .996 10.86
1934 Cubs 1B 74 71 1,662 730 9.9 726 683 43 4 39 n/a n/a n/a .995 11.79
1935 Cubs 1B 2 2 54 28 14.0 28 27 1 0 4 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 14.00
1936 Cubs 1B 35 33 792 330 9.4 330 297 33 0 31 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 11.25
1B Totals 2,131 2,108 47,214 22,087 10.4 21,925 20,711 1,214 162 1,733 n/a n/a n/a .993 12.54
RF Totals 5 5 105 10 2.0 9 7 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .900 2.31
LF Totals 3 1 24 4 1.3 4 4 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
3B Totals 1 1 0 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
CF Totals 1 1 27 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
20 Years 2,141 2,116 47,370 22,102 10.3 21,939 20,722 1,217 163 1,733 n/a n/a n/a .993 12.50

Charlie Grimm

Charlie Grimm Miscellaneous Stats

1916 Athletics 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.5 0.0 - - -
1918 Cardinals 2 0 1.000 0 0 n/a 0.0 9.4 11.8 - - -
1919 Pirates 1 1 .500 1 0 n/a 0.0 11.0 7.3 - - -
1920 Pirates 7 8 .467 0 0 n/a 266.5 13.3 9.9 - - -
1921 Pirates 6 8 .429 1 0 n/a 80.3 14.8 7.9 - - -
1922 Pirates 6 10 .375 0 0 n/a 0.0 39.5 7.8 - - -
1923 Pirates 6 9 .400 0 0 n/a 80.4 13.1 5.7 - - -
1924 Pirates 3 6 .333 0 0 n/a 271.0 24.6 8.6 - - -
1925 Cubs 4 3 .571 2 0 n/a 51.9 20.8 6.8 - - -
1926 Cubs 3 10 .231 0 0 n/a 65.5 21.0 6.4 - - -
1927 Cubs 3 4 .429 0 0 n/a 271.5 25.9 7.3 - - -
1928 Cubs 7 7 .500 0 0 n/a 109.4 27.4 8.8 - - -
1929 Cubs 3 2 .600 0 0 n/a 46.3 18.5 5.1 - - -
1930 Cubs 1 4 .200 1 0 n/a 71.5 16.5 6.6 - - -
1931 Cubs 1 1 .500 2 0 n/a 132.8 18.3 8.0 - - -
1932 Cubs 2 1 .667 0 0 n/a 81.4 25.9 7.1 - - -
1933 Cubs 1 2 .333 3 0 n/a 128.0 25.6 10.4 - - -
1934 Cubs 1 1 .500 1 0 n/a 53.4 22.3 5.7 - - -
1935 Cubs 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 8.0 0.0 - - -
1936 Cubs 0 0 .000 4 0 n/a 132.0 16.5 8.3 - - -
20 Years 57 77 .425 15 0 n/a 100.2 19.3 7.4 - - -

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Charlie Grimm Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1916 Philadelphia Athletics n/a Undetermined n/a -
1918 St. Louis Cardinals n/a Undetermined n/a -
1919 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a -
1920 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a -
1921 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a -
1922 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a -
1923 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a -
1924 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a -
1925 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a -
1926 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a -
1927 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a -
1928 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a -
1929 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a Stats
1930 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a -
1931 Chicago Cubs n/a Undetermined n/a -
1932 Chicago Cubs 6 Undetermined n/a Stats
1933 Chicago Cubs 7 Undetermined - -
1934 Chicago Cubs 7 Undetermined - -
1935 Chicago Cubs 8 Undetermined - -
1936 Chicago Cubs 7 Undetermined - -
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