Red Kress Stats

Red Kress was born on Wednesday, January 2, 1907, in Columbia, California. Kress was 20 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 24, 1927, with the St. Louis Browns. 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 Red Kress baseball stats page.

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Red Kress


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Birth Name:
Ralph Kress
Nickname:
Red
Born On:
01-02-1907  (Capricorn)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Columbia, California
Year of Death Data Died On:
11-29-1962 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Los Angeles, California
Cemetery:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California
High School:
Berkeley High School (Berkeley, CA)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
Player Weight Chart Weight:
165
First Game:
09-24-1927 (Age 20)
Last Game:
07-17-1946
Draft:
Not Applicable

Red Kress

Red Kress Pitching Stats

1935 28 Senators 3 0 3 0 0 .000 12.71 0 0 0 5.2 31 8 8 9 0 5 - 5 0 0 0 -
1946 39 Giants 1 0 0 0 0 .000 12.27 0 0 0 3.2 17 5 5 5 1 1 - 1 0 1 0 -
2 Years 4 0 3 0 0 .000 12.53 0 0 0 9.1 48 13 13 14 1 6 - 6 0 1 0 -

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Red Kress Hitting Stats

1927 20 Browns 7 23 3 7 2 1 1 0 3 3 - 3 1 - 0 - .304 .385 .609
1928 21 Browns 150 560 78 153 26 10 3 0 81 48 - 70 26 - 1 - .273 .332 .371
1929 22 Browns 147 557 82 170 38 4 9 0 107 52 - 54 17 - 1 - .305 .366 .436
1930 23 Browns 154 614 94 192 43 8 16 0 112 50 - 56 13 - 2 - .313 .366 .487
1931 24 Browns 150 605 87 188 46 8 16 0 114 46 - 48 3 - 1 - .311 .360 .493
1932 25 Browns 14 52 2 9 0 1 2 0 9 4 - 6 1 - 0 - .173 .232 .327
1932 25 White Sox 135 515 83 147 42 4 9 0 57 47 - 36 6 - 1 - .285 .346 .435
1933 26 White Sox 129 467 47 116 20 5 10 1 78 37 - 40 7 - 0 - .248 .304 .377
1934 27 White Sox 8 14 3 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 - 3 0 - 0 - .286 .412 .286
1934 27 Senators 56 171 18 39 4 3 4 0 24 17 - 19 2 - 0 - .228 .298 .357
1935 28 Senators 84 252 32 75 13 4 2 0 42 25 - 16 2 - 0 - .298 .361 .405
1936 29 Senators 109 391 51 111 20 6 8 0 51 39 - 25 4 - 0 - .284 .349 .427
1938 31 Browns 150 566 74 171 33 3 7 1 79 69 - 47 9 - 0 - .302 .378 .408
1939 32 Browns 13 43 5 12 1 0 0 0 8 6 - 2 1 - 0 4 .279 .367 .302
1939 32 Tigers 51 157 19 38 7 0 1 0 22 17 - 16 4 - 0 7 .242 .316 .306
1940 33 Tigers 33 99 13 22 3 1 1 0 11 10 - 12 1 - 0 7 .222 .294 .303
1946 39 Giants 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 0 0 - 0 0 .000 .500 .000
14 Years 1,391 5,087 691 1,454 298 58 89 2 799 474 - 453 97 - 6 18 .286 .347 .420

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Red Kress Fielding Stats

1927 Browns SS 7 7 168 38 5.4 37 12 25 1 4 n/a n/a n/a .974 5.95
1928 Browns SS 150 148 441 773 5.2 718 318 400 55 99 n/a n/a n/a .929 43.96
1929 Browns SS 146 144 3,840 796 5.5 753 312 441 43 94 n/a n/a n/a .946 5.29
1930 Browns 3B 31 33 906 102 3.3 92 35 57 10 4 n/a n/a n/a .902 2.74
1930 Browns SS 123 121 3,204 661 5.4 620 271 349 41 83 n/a n/a n/a .938 5.22
1931 Browns 1B 10 10 270 108 10.8 104 94 10 4 8 n/a n/a n/a .963 10.40
1931 Browns 3B 84 84 2,004 249 3.0 233 92 141 16 12 n/a n/a n/a .936 3.14
1931 Browns RF 40 40 954 95 2.4 90 82 8 5 1 n/a n/a n/a .947 2.55
1931 Browns SS 38 14 471 90 2.4 84 37 47 6 7 n/a n/a n/a .933 4.82
1932 Browns 3B 14 14 357 55 3.9 50 23 27 5 5 n/a n/a n/a .909 3.78
1932 White Sox LF 16 16 387 42 2.6 40 38 2 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .952 2.79
1932 White Sox RF 49 48 1,266 2,116 43.2 2,111 2,101 10 5 1 n/a n/a n/a .998 45.02
1932 White Sox 1B 1 1 27 12 12.0 12 10 2 0 4 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 12.00
1932 White Sox 3B 19 21 513 57 3.0 51 17 34 6 4 n/a n/a n/a .895 2.68
1932 White Sox SS 53 49 1,257 299 5.6 280 125 155 19 35 n/a n/a n/a .936 6.01
1933 White Sox 1B 111 107 2,913 1,257 11.3 1,229 1,169 60 28 83 n/a n/a n/a .978 11.39
1933 White Sox RF 8 8 192 17 2.1 16 16 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .941 2.25
1934 White Sox 2B 3 2 69 7 2.3 7 5 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.74
1934 Senators LF 6 4 102 12 2.0 12 12 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.18
1934 Senators RF 4 3 81 4 1.0 4 3 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.33
1934 Senators 1B 30 28 717 304 10.1 302 291 11 2 16 n/a n/a n/a .993 11.37
1934 Senators 2B 6 4 114 33 5.5 33 18 15 0 4 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 7.82
1934 Senators 3B 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1934 Senators SS 1 1 24 9 9.0 9 4 5 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 10.13
1935 Senators 1B 5 4 75 38 7.6 37 35 2 1 8 n/a n/a n/a .974 13.32
1935 Senators 2B 1 1 27 2 2.0 2 0 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.00
1935 Senators P 3 0 17 3 1.0 3 0 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.76
1935 Senators RF 2 2 24 5 2.5 4 4 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .800 4.50
1935 Senators SS 53 53 1,371 334 6.3 322 118 204 12 53 n/a n/a n/a .964 6.34
1936 Senators 1B 5 4 105 41 8.2 40 37 3 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .976 10.29
1936 Senators 2B 33 32 843 187 5.7 186 86 100 1 21 n/a n/a n/a .995 5.96
1936 Senators SS 64 64 1,635 383 6.0 355 143 212 28 52 n/a n/a n/a .927 5.86
1938 Browns SS 150 149 3,831 735 4.9 709 321 388 26 100 n/a n/a n/a .965 5.00
1939 Browns SS 13 11 270 60 4.6 56 27 29 4 10 n/a n/a n/a .933 5.60
1939 Tigers 2B 16 14 342 82 5.1 76 29 47 6 13 n/a n/a n/a .927 6.00
1939 Tigers 3B 4 4 93 15 3.8 14 7 7 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .933 4.06
1939 Tigers SS 25 25 459 122 4.9 117 48 69 5 15 n/a n/a n/a .959 6.88
1940 Tigers 3B 17 16 342 66 3.9 61 20 41 5 1 n/a n/a n/a .924 4.82
1940 Tigers SS 12 11 201 61 5.1 58 25 33 3 5 n/a n/a n/a .951 7.79
1946 Giants P 1 0 11 5 5.0 5 2 3 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 12.27
SS Totals 835 797 17,172 4,361 5.2 4,118 1,761 2,357 243 558 n/a n/a n/a .944 6.47
3B Totals 170 172 4,215 544 3.2 501 194 307 43 27 n/a n/a n/a .921 3.21
1B Totals 162 154 4,107 1,760 10.9 1,724 1,636 88 36 121 n/a n/a n/a .980 11.33
RF Totals 103 101 2,517 2,237 21.7 2,225 2,206 19 12 2 n/a n/a n/a .995 23.87
2B Totals 59 53 1,395 311 5.3 304 138 166 7 38 n/a n/a n/a .977 5.88
LF Totals 22 20 489 54 2.5 52 50 2 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .963 2.87
P Totals 4 0 28 8 2.0 8 2 6 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 7.71
14 Years 1,355 1,297 29,923 9,275 6.8 8,932 5,987 2,945 343 748 n/a n/a n/a .963 8.06

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Red Kress Miscellaneous Stats

1927 Browns 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 23.0 7.7 7.7 - - -
1928 Browns 5 4 .556 0 0 n/a 186.7 8.0 6.9 - - -
1929 Browns 5 8 .385 1 0 n/a 61.9 10.3 5.2 - - -
1930 Browns 3 12 .200 0 0 n/a 38.4 11.0 5.5 - - -
1931 Browns 3 16 .158 1 0 n/a 37.8 12.6 5.3 - - -
1932 Browns 1 1 .500 0 0 n/a 26.0 8.7 5.8 - - -
1932 White Sox 6 3 .667 0 0 n/a 57.2 14.3 9.0 - - -
1933 White Sox 4 4 .500 12 0 n/a 46.7 11.7 6.0 - - -
1934 White Sox 0 0 .000 5 0 n/a 0.0 4.7 14.0 - - -
1934 Senators 3 0 1.000 8 1 n/a 42.8 9.0 7.1 - - -
1935 Senators 3 3 .500 20 1 n/a 126.0 15.8 6.0 1.00 7.94 7.94
1936 Senators 6 0 1.000 8 0 n/a 48.9 15.6 7.7 - - -
1938 Browns 5 4 .556 1 0 n/a 80.9 12.0 7.2 - - -
1939 Browns 1 0 1.000 0 0 n/a 0.0 21.5 5.4 - - -
1939 Tigers 2 1 .667 6 1 n/a 157.0 9.8 7.1 - - -
1940 Tigers 0 0 .000 6 0 n/a 99.0 8.3 9.0 - - -
1946 Giants 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.00 2.45 2.45
14 Years 47 56 .456 68 3 n/a 57.2 11.2 6.4 1.00 5.79 5.79

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Red Kress Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1927 St. Louis Browns n/a $1,800.00 n/a -
1928 St. Louis Browns n/a $3,000.00 n/a -
1929 St. Louis Browns n/a $4,800.00 n/a -
1930 St. Louis Browns n/a $6,000.00 n/a -
1931 St. Louis Browns 4 $9,000.00 n/a -
1932 St. Louis Browns 4 $8,000.00 n/a -
1932 Chicago White Sox 24 "     " n/a -
1933 Chicago White Sox 3 $7,000.00 - -
1934 Chicago White Sox 14 $6,000.00 - -
1934 Washington Senators 25 "     " - -
1935 Washington Senators 26 $5,500.00 - -
1936 Washington Senators 25 $6,500.00 - -
1938 St. Louis Browns 3 $7,500.00 - -
1939 St. Louis Browns 3 $7,500.00 - -
1939 Detroit Tigers 23 "     " - -
1940 Detroit Tigers 26 $8,500.00 - -
1946 New York Giants 31 $7,500.00 - -
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