Woodie Held Stats

Woodie Held was born on Friday, March 25, 1932, in Sacramento, California. Held was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 5, 1954, with the New York Yankees. 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 Woodie Held baseball stats page.

"Don't forget to swing hard, just in case you hit the ball." - Woodie Held in The Plain Dealer (Grant Segall, 06/11/2009)
Woodie Held

Woodie Held Autograph on a 1964 Topps Baseball Card (#105 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1964top01' title='1964 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Woodie Held Autograph on a 1964 Topps Baseball Card (#105 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Woodson George Held
Nickname:
Woodie or Woody
Born On:
03-25-1932  (Aries)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Sacramento, California
Year of Death Data Died On:
06-11-2009 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Dubois, Wyoming
Cemetery:
Cremated
High School:
Sacramento High School (Sacramento, CA)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
180
First Game:
09-05-1954 (Age 22)
Last Game:
09-28-1969
Draft:
Not Applicable
Woodie Held

Woodie Held 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
Woodie Held

Woodie Held Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1954 22 Yankees 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 - 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .400 .000
1957 25 Yankees 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1957 25 Athletics 92 326 48 78 14 3 20 1 50 37 1 81 3 2 3 6 .239 .321 .485
1958 26 Athletics 47 131 13 28 2 0 4 0 16 10 0 28 2 2 2 5 .214 .276 .321
1958 26 Indians 67 144 12 28 4 1 3 0 17 15 0 36 1 2 4 4 .194 .285 .299
1959 27 Indians 143 525 82 132 19 3 29 2 71 46 1 118 2 2 2 12 .251 .313 .465
1960 28 Indians 109 376 45 97 15 1 21 1 67 44 5 73 3 2 5 5 .258 .342 .471
1961 29 Indians 146 509 67 136 23 5 23 0 78 69 11 111 3 6 3 14 .267 .354 .468
1962 30 Indians 139 466 55 116 12 2 19 0 58 73 5 107 3 2 11 13 .249 .362 .406
1963 31 Indians 133 416 61 103 19 4 17 1 61 61 10 96 4 4 8 9 .248 .352 .435
1964 32 Indians 118 364 50 86 13 0 18 0 49 43 8 88 0 1 7 7 .236 .328 .420
1965 33 Senators 122 332 46 82 16 2 16 0 54 49 1 74 2 4 3 9 .247 .345 .452
1966 34 Orioles 56 82 6 17 3 1 1 0 7 12 0 30 1 0 0 0 .207 .309 .305
1967 35 Orioles 26 41 4 6 3 0 1 0 6 6 0 12 1 0 2 0 .146 .286 .293
1967 35 Angels 58 141 15 31 3 0 4 0 17 18 0 41 5 0 2 6 .220 .317 .326
1968 36 Angels 33 45 4 5 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 15 1 0 2 0 .111 .231 .133
1968 36 White Sox 40 54 5 9 1 0 0 0 2 5 0 14 1 1 1 1 .167 .246 .185
1969 37 White Sox 56 63 9 9 2 0 3 0 6 13 3 19 2 0 1 1 .143 .299 .317
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
14 Years 1,390 4,019 524 963 150 22 179 5 559 508 45 944 34 28 56 92 .240 .331 .421
Woodie Held

Woodie Held Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1954 Yankees 3B 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1954 Yankees SS 4 0 24 5 1.3 5 2 3 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.63
1957 Athletics CF 92 92 2,467 278 3.0 277 265 12 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .996 3.03
1958 Athletics 3B 4 2 77 13 3.3 13 4 9 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.56
1958 Athletics CF 41 32 898 81 2.0 81 81 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.44
1958 Indians CF 37 25 699 84 2.3 81 78 3 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .964 3.13
1958 Indians LF 7 0 48 5 0.7 5 5 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.81
1958 Athletics SS 1 0 15 4 4.0 4 1 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 7.20
1958 Indians 3B 4 2 77 9 2.3 9 4 5 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.16
1958 Indians SS 14 0 15 50 3.6 46 12 34 4 5 n/a n/a n/a .920 82.80
1959 Indians 2B 3 0 11 1 0.3 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.45
1959 Indians 3B 40 36 987 122 3.1 120 33 87 2 8 n/a n/a n/a .984 3.28
1959 Indians CF 6 3 84 7 1.2 7 7 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.25
1959 Indians SS 103 100 2,613 472 4.6 454 177 277 18 43 n/a n/a n/a .962 4.69
1960 Indians SS 109 108 2,865 572 5.2 553 208 345 19 87 n/a n/a n/a .967 5.21
1961 Indians SS 144 143 3,839 678 4.7 651 258 393 27 90 n/a n/a n/a .960 4.58
1962 Indians 3B 5 4 117 12 2.4 12 6 6 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.77
1962 Indians CF 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1962 Indians SS 133 129 3,426 619 4.7 592 221 371 27 101 n/a n/a n/a .956 4.67
1963 Indians 2B 96 88 2,329 447 4.7 439 188 251 8 50 n/a n/a n/a .982 5.09
1963 Indians 3B 3 1 42 9 3.0 6 2 4 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .667 3.86
1963 Indians CF 12 11 321 23 1.9 23 23 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.93
1963 Indians LF 12 9 282 12 1.0 12 11 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.15
1963 Indians RF 12 7 210 20 1.7 19 17 2 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .950 2.44
1963 Indians SS 5 0 27 5 1.0 4 2 2 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .800 4.00
1964 Indians 2B 52 45 1,197 232 4.5 224 96 128 8 35 n/a n/a n/a .966 5.05
1964 Indians 3B 30 27 733 86 2.9 82 29 53 4 5 n/a n/a n/a .953 3.02
1964 Indians CF 20 19 471 44 2.2 42 42 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .955 2.41
1964 Indians LF 4 0 15 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1964 Indians RF 19 11 303 15 0.8 15 15 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.34
1965 Senators 2B 4 0 18 3 0.8 3 2 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1965 Senators 3B 5 4 101 15 3.0 15 6 9 0 3 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.01
1965 Senators CF 43 34 873 87 2.0 82 80 2 5 0 n/a n/a n/a .943 2.54
1965 Senators LF 58 1 396 27 0.5 27 26 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.84
1965 Senators RF 50 46 1,017 75 1.5 73 71 2 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .973 1.94
1965 Senators SS 2 0 6 1 0.5 0 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1966 Orioles 2B 5 5 111 23 4.6 21 12 9 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .913 5.11
1966 Orioles 3B 3 1 42 2 0.7 2 0 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.29
1966 Orioles LF 10 8 192 11 1.1 11 10 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.55
1966 Orioles SS 3 1 60 7 2.3 7 1 6 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.15
1967 Orioles 2B 9 8 192 38 4.2 37 18 19 1 6 n/a n/a n/a .974 5.20
1967 Orioles 3B 5 0 30 5 1.0 4 1 3 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .800 3.60
1967 Angels CF 10 8 174 15 1.5 15 15 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.33
1967 Angels LF 8 0 39 7 0.9 6 6 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .857 4.15
1967 Orioles LF 2 1 30 3 1.5 3 3 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.70
1967 Angels RF 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1967 Angels 2B 3 1 45 8 2.7 8 2 6 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.80
1967 Angels 3B 19 18 389 48 2.5 47 10 37 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .979 3.26
1967 Angels SS 13 9 276 39 3.0 39 12 27 0 7 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.82
1968 Angels 2B 5 1 42 9 1.8 9 4 5 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.79
1968 Angels 3B 5 2 75 8 1.6 8 2 6 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.88
1968 White Sox CF 3 1 36 2 0.7 2 1 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.50
1968 Angels CF 1 1 15 2 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.60
1968 White Sox LF 9 0 60 4 0.4 4 4 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.80
1968 White Sox RF 23 6 273 29 1.3 29 28 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.87
1968 Angels RF 2 0 12 1 0.5 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.25
1968 Angels SS 5 3 111 14 2.8 13 6 7 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .929 3.16
1968 White Sox 2B 1 0 3 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
1968 White Sox 3B 5 3 63 6 1.2 5 2 3 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .833 2.14
1969 White Sox 2B 1 0 18 4 4.0 4 2 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 6.00
1969 White Sox 3B 3 2 63 11 3.7 11 2 9 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.71
1969 White Sox CF 11 5 147 13 1.2 13 12 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.39
1969 White Sox LF 3 1 51 2 0.7 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.06
1969 White Sox RF 5 2 63 4 0.8 4 4 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.71
1969 White Sox SS 3 0 18 6 2.0 6 2 4 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
SS Totals 539 493 13,295 2,472 4.6 2,374 902 1,472 98 337 n/a n/a n/a .960 4.82
CF Totals 277 231 6,188 636 2.3 625 606 19 11 4 n/a n/a n/a .983 2.73
2B Totals 179 148 3,966 766 4.3 747 324 423 19 93 n/a n/a n/a .975 5.09
3B Totals 132 102 2,799 346 2.6 334 101 233 12 22 n/a n/a n/a .965 3.22
LF Totals 113 20 1,113 71 0.6 70 67 3 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .986 1.70
RF Totals 112 72 1,881 144 1.3 141 136 5 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .979 2.02
14 Years 1,352 1,066 29,242 4,435 3.3 4,291 2,136 2,155 144 459 n/a n/a n/a .968 3.96
Woodie Held

Woodie Held Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1954 Yankees 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 3.0 0.0 - - -
1957 Yankees 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1957 Athletics 4 0 1.000 0 0 n/a 16.3 4.0 6.5 - - -
1958 Athletics 0 1 .000 4 2 n/a 32.8 4.7 8.2 - - -
1958 Indians 1 2 .333 10 6 n/a 48.0 4.0 8.5 - - -
1959 Indians 1 2 .333 1 0 n/a 18.1 4.4 7.4 - - -
1960 Indians 0 1 .000 0 0 n/a 17.9 5.2 5.6 - - -
1961 Indians 0 0 .000 2 0 n/a 22.1 4.6 6.5 - - -
1962 Indians 5 1 .833 4 0 n/a 24.5 4.4 8.0 - - -
1963 Indians 2 2 .500 11 0 n/a 24.5 4.3 6.8 - - -
1964 Indians 1 0 1.000 8 0 n/a 20.2 4.1 7.4 - - -
1965 Senators 0 0 .000 19 3 n/a 20.8 4.5 6.1 - - -
1966 Orioles 0 0 .000 36 2 n/a 82.0 2.7 11.7 - - -
1967 Orioles 0 0 .000 11 0 n/a 41.0 3.4 6.8 - - -
1967 Angels 0 2 .000 17 1 n/a 35.3 3.4 8.3 - - -
1968 Angels 0 0 .000 18 1 n/a 0.0 3.0 0.0 - - -
1968 White Sox 0 0 .000 5 3 n/a 0.0 3.9 27.0 - - -
1969 White Sox 0 0 .000 30 9 n/a 21.0 3.3 10.5 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
14 Years 14 11 .560 178 27 n/a 22.5 4.3 7.2 - - -
Woodie Held

Woodie Held Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1954 New York Yankees 27 Undetermined - -
1957 New York Yankees 12 Undetermined - -
1957 Kansas City Athletics 38 Undetermined - -
1958 Kansas City Athletics 5 Undetermined - -
1958 Cleveland Indians 3 Undetermined - -
1959 Cleveland Indians 3 Undetermined - -
1960 Cleveland Indians 3 Undetermined - -
1961 Cleveland Indians 3 Undetermined - -
1962 Cleveland Indians 3 Undetermined - -
1963 Cleveland Indians 12 Undetermined - -
1964 Cleveland Indians 12 $20,000.00 - -
1965 Washington Senators 12 $20,000.00 - -
1966 Baltimore Orioles 12 $20,000.00 - -
1967 Baltimore Orioles 12 $20,000.00 - -
1967 California Angels 15 "     " - -
1968 California Angels 15 $20,000.00 - -
1968 Chicago White Sox 9 "     " - -
1969 Chicago White Sox 9 $20,000.00 - -


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