John Kerr Stats

John Kerr was born on Saturday, November 26, 1898, in San Francisco, California. Kerr was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on May 1, 1923, with the Detroit Tigers. 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 John Kerr baseball stats page.

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John Kerr

Johnny Kerr Autograph on a Goudey Reprint (#214)

Johnny Kerr Autograph on a Goudey Reprint (#214)

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Birth Name:
John Francis Kerr
Nickname:
Johnny
Born On:
11-26-1898  (Sagittarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
San Francisco, California
Year of Death Data Died On:
10-19-1993 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Long Beach, California
Cemetery:
All Souls Cemetery, Long Beach, California
High School:
Sacred Heart Prep High School (Atherton, CA)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-08
Player Weight Chart Weight:
158
First Game:
05-01-1923 (Age 24)
Last Game:
09-30-1934
Draft:
Not Applicable

John Kerr

John Kerr Pitching Stats

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John Kerr

John Kerr Hitting Stats

1923 25 Tigers 19 42 4 9 1 0 0 0 1 4 - 5 2 - 0 - .214 .283 .238
1924 26 Tigers 17 11 3 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 1 - 0 - .273 .273 .273
1929 31 White Sox 127 419 50 108 20 4 1 0 39 31 - 24 26 - 1 - .258 .310 .332
1930 32 White Sox 70 266 37 77 11 6 3 0 27 21 - 23 6 - 4 - .289 .351 .410
1931 33 White Sox 128 444 51 119 17 2 2 0 50 35 - 22 10 - 2 - .268 .324 .329
1932 34 Senators 51 132 14 36 6 1 0 0 15 13 - 3 3 - 0 - .273 .338 .333
1933 35 Senators 28 40 5 8 0 0 0 0 0 3 - 2 2 - 0 - .200 .256 .200
1934 36 Senators 31 103 8 28 4 0 0 0 12 8 - 13 2 - 0 - .272 .324 .311
8 Years 471 1,457 172 388 59 13 6 0 145 115 - 92 52 - 7 - .266 .323 .337

John Kerr

John Kerr Fielding Stats

1923 Tigers SS 15 14 237 73 4.9 64 19 45 9 5 n/a n/a n/a .877 7.29
1924 Tigers 3B 3 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1924 Tigers RF 2 0 - 1 0.5 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1929 White Sox 2B 122 123 2,736 789 6.5 766 307 459 23 84 n/a n/a n/a .971 7.56
1929 White Sox SS 1 0 - 8 8.0 8 3 5 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1930 White Sox 2B 52 48 1,146 302 5.8 296 130 166 6 33 n/a n/a n/a .980 6.97
1930 White Sox SS 20 17 408 97 4.9 94 42 52 3 7 n/a n/a n/a .969 6.22
1931 White Sox 2B 117 110 2,898 685 5.9 663 297 366 22 78 n/a n/a n/a .968 6.18
1931 White Sox 3B 7 6 141 25 3.6 22 9 13 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .880 4.21
1931 White Sox SS 1 1 24 5 5.0 5 1 4 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.63
1932 Senators 2B 17 15 426 108 6.4 103 46 57 5 9 n/a n/a n/a .954 6.53
1932 Senators 3B 8 0 - 5 0.6 5 2 3 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1932 Senators SS 14 13 345 66 4.7 62 25 37 4 7 n/a n/a n/a .939 4.85
1933 Senators 2B 16 6 108 58 3.6 56 25 31 2 4 n/a n/a n/a .966 14.00
1933 Senators 3B 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1934 Senators 2B 13 13 291 73 5.6 71 42 29 2 6 n/a n/a n/a .973 6.59
1934 Senators 3B 17 16 366 70 4.1 68 21 47 2 4 n/a n/a n/a .971 5.02
2B Totals 337 315 7,605 2,015 6.0 1,955 847 1,108 60 214 n/a n/a n/a .970 6.94
SS Totals 51 45 1,014 249 4.9 233 90 143 16 19 n/a n/a n/a .936 6.20
3B Totals 36 22 507 100 2.8 95 32 63 5 6 n/a n/a n/a .950 5.06
RF Totals 2 0 0 1 0.5 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
8 Years 426 382 9,126 2,365 5.6 2,284 970 1,314 81 239 n/a n/a n/a .966 6.76

John Kerr

John Kerr Miscellaneous Stats

1923 Tigers 0 0 .000 2 2 n/a 0.0 8.4 42.0 - - -
1924 Tigers 0 0 .000 8 5 n/a 0.0 0.0 11.0 - - -
1929 White Sox 9 8 .529 1 3 n/a 419.0 17.5 10.7 - - -
1930 White Sox 4 2 .667 0 0 n/a 88.7 11.6 9.9 - - -
1931 White Sox 9 3 .750 4 1 n/a 222.0 20.2 8.9 - - -
1932 Senators 3 2 .600 12 0 n/a 0.0 44.0 8.8 - - -
1933 Senators 0 0 .000 7 5 n/a 0.0 20.0 0.0 - - -
1934 Senators 1 1 .500 1 0 n/a 0.0 7.9 8.6 - - -
8 Years 26 16 .619 35 16 n/a 242.8 15.8 10.0 - - -

John Kerr

John Kerr Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1923 Detroit Tigers n/a Undetermined n/a -
1924 Detroit Tigers n/a Undetermined n/a -
1929 Chicago White Sox n/a Undetermined n/a -
1930 Chicago White Sox n/a $5,000.00 n/a -
1931 Chicago White Sox 29 $5,500.00 n/a -
1932 Washington Senators 23 $6,000.00 n/a -
1933 Washington Senators 23 $5,000.00 - Stats
1934 Washington Senators 23 $3,500.00 - -
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