Whitey Kurowski Stats

Whitey Kurowski was born on Friday, April 19, 1918, in Reading, Pennsylvania. Kurowski was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 23, 1941, with the St. Louis Cardinals. 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 Whitey Kurowski baseball stats page.

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Whitey Kurowski

Whitey Kurowski Autograph on a 1991 Tip-Top Bread Reprint

Whitey Kurowski Autograph on a 1991 Tip-Top Bread Reprint

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Birth Name:
George John Kurowski
Nickname:
Whitey
Born On:
04-19-1918  (Aries)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Reading, Pennsylvania
Year of Death Data Died On:
12-09-1999 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania
Cemetery:
Gethsemane Cemetery, Reading, Pennsylvania
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
193
First Game:
09-23-1941 (Age 23)
Last Game:
10-01-1949
Draft:
Not Applicable

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Whitey Kurowski Pitching Stats

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Whitey Kurowski Hitting Stats

1941 23 Cardinals 5 9 1 3 2 0 0 0 2 0 - 2 0 - 1 0 .333 .400 .556
1942 24 Cardinals 115 366 51 93 17 3 9 0 42 33 - 60 13 - 6 6 .254 .326 .391
1943 25 Cardinals 139 522 69 150 24 8 13 0 70 31 - 54 10 - 2 11 .287 .330 .439
1944 26 Cardinals 149 555 95 150 25 7 20 0 87 58 - 40 10 - 2 12 .270 .341 .449
1945 27 Cardinals 133 511 84 165 27 3 21 0 102 45 - 45 12 - 5 10 .323 .383 .511
1946 28 Cardinals 142 519 76 156 32 5 14 0 89 72 - 47 5 - 5 10 .301 .391 .462
1947 29 Cardinals 146 513 108 159 27 6 27 0 104 87 - 56 4 - 10 19 .310 .420 .544
1948 30 Cardinals 77 220 34 47 8 0 2 0 33 42 - 28 3 - 5 3 .214 .352 .277
1949 31 Cardinals 10 14 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 0 0 - 0 1 .143 .200 .143
9 Years 916 3,229 518 925 162 32 106 0 529 369 - 332 57 - 36 72 .286 .366 .455

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Whitey Kurowski Fielding Stats

1941 Cardinals 3B 4 2 51 5 1.3 5 2 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.65
1942 Cardinals 3B 104 92 2,469 337 3.2 318 124 194 19 19 n/a n/a n/a .944 3.48
1942 Cardinals LF 1 1 24 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1942 Cardinals SS 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1943 Cardinals 3B 137 135 3,414 442 3.2 421 166 255 21 29 n/a n/a n/a .952 3.33
1943 Cardinals SS 2 0 - 3 1.5 3 1 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1944 Cardinals 2B 9 0 - 11 1.2 11 4 7 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1944 Cardinals 3B 146 143 384 486 3.3 469 188 281 17 20 n/a n/a n/a .965 32.98
1944 Cardinals SS 1 0 - 2 2.0 2 0 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1945 Cardinals 3B 131 128 3,294 422 3.2 407 172 235 15 28 n/a n/a n/a .964 3.34
1945 Cardinals SS 6 0 42 6 1.0 5 2 3 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .833 3.21
1946 Cardinals 3B 138 137 396 439 3.2 424 175 249 15 17 n/a n/a n/a .966 28.91
1947 Cardinals 3B 141 141 3,504 409 2.9 390 140 250 19 17 n/a n/a n/a .954 3.01
1948 Cardinals 3B 65 62 1,362 165 2.5 155 55 100 10 7 n/a n/a n/a .939 3.07
1949 Cardinals 3B 2 2 48 5 2.5 5 3 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.81
3B Totals 868 842 14,922 2,710 3.1 2,594 1,025 1,569 116 137 n/a n/a n/a .957 4.69
SS Totals 10 0 42 11 1.1 10 3 7 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .909 6.43
2B Totals 9 0 0 11 1.2 11 4 7 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
LF Totals 1 1 24 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
9 Years 888 843 14,988 2,732 3.1 2,615 1,032 1,583 117 138 n/a n/a n/a .957 4.71

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Whitey Kurowski Miscellaneous Stats

1941 Cardinals 0 - - 1 0 n/a 0.0 4.5 4.5 - - -
1942 Cardinals 7 - - 10 0 n/a 40.7 6.1 8.7 - - -
1943 Cardinals 3 - - 2 0 n/a 40.2 9.7 7.5 - - -
1944 Cardinals 2 - - 4 0 n/a 27.8 13.9 6.4 - - -
1945 Cardinals 1 - - 1 1 n/a 24.3 11.4 5.0 - - -
1946 Cardinals 2 - - 4 0 n/a 37.1 11.0 5.8 - - -
1947 Cardinals 4 - - 5 0 n/a 19.0 9.2 4.9 - - -
1948 Cardinals 0 - - 10 2 n/a 110.0 7.9 6.7 - - -
1949 Cardinals 0 - - 8 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
9 Years 19 - - 45 3 n/a 30.5 9.7 6.1 - - -

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Whitey Kurowski Miscellaneous Items of Interest

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