Val Heim Stats

Val Heim was born on Thursday, November 4, 1920, in Plymouth, Wisconsin. Heim was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on August 31, 1942, with the Chicago White 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 Val Heim baseball stats page.

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"In one day (at age 15), we toured the city (Chicago), watched players warm up on the field (Wrigley) and ate hot dogs until the end of the game, and made an 800 mile round trip by ourselves and were home in bed that night." - Val Heim

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Val Heim Autograph on a 2010 Rackrs Baseball Card

Val Heim Autograph on a 2010 Rackrs Baseball Card

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Birth Name:
Val Raymond Heim
Nickname:
None
Born On:
11-04-1920  (Scorpio)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Plymouth, Wisconsin
Year of Death Data Died On:
11-21-2019 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Superior, Nebraska
Cemetery:
Evergreen Cemetery, Superior, Nebraska
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
170
First Game:
08-31-1942 (Age 21)
Last Game:
09-22-1942
Draft:
Not Applicable

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Val Heim Pitching Stats

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Val Heim Hitting Stats

1942 22 White Sox 13 45 6 9 1 1 0 0 7 5 0 3 0 0 1 1 .200 .294 .267
1 Year 13 45 6 9 1 1 0 0 7 5 0 3 0 0 1 1 .200 .294 .267

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Val Heim Fielding Stats

1942 White Sox LF 9 9 234 19 2.1 19 19 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.19
1942 White Sox RF 3 3 51 5 1.7 4 4 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .800 2.12
LF Totals 9 9 234 19 2.1 19 19 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.19
RF Totals 3 3 51 5 1.7 4 4 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .800 2.12
1 Year 12 12 285 24 2.0 23 23 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .958 2.18

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Val Heim Miscellaneous Stats

1942 White Sox 1 0 1.000 1 0 n/a 0.0 15.0 6.4 - - -
1 Year 1 0 1.000 1 0 n/a 0.0 15.0 6.4 - - -

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Val Heim Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1942 Chicago White Sox 2 $1,200.00 - -
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Val Raymond Heim was a Major League Baseball player with the Chicago White Sox ( 1942 ). Val, first played baseball in the American Legion, rose through through minors in the Sox system, then had his career interrupted by World War II. Val joined the United States Navy Air Corps in 1943, and served on the island of Saipan from 1944 to 1945, working with the Seabees, who built roads and airstrips for US bombers bound for Japan.
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Val Heim | Chicago White Sox Press Photo | Colorized by Baseball Almanac

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