Brooks Lawrence Stats

Brooks Lawrence was born on Friday, January 30, 1925, in Springfield, Ohio. Lawrence was 29 years old when he broke into the big leagues on June 24, 1954, 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 Brooks Lawrence baseball stats page.

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"You (Jackie Robinson) opened the door for me and the others who followed you and when you opened it, you threw it wide open." - Brooks Lawrence in Jackie Robinson: A Biography (Arnie Rampersad, 1998)

Brooks Lawrence

Brooks Lawrence Autograph on a 1957 Topps Baseball Card (#66 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1957top01' title='1957 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Brooks Lawrence Autograph on a 1957 Topps Baseball Card (#66 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Brooks Ulysses Lawrence
Nickname:
Bull
Born On:
01-30-1925  (Aquarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Springfield, Ohio
Year of Death Data Died On:
04-27-2000 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Springfield, Ohio
Cemetery:
Ferncliff Cemetery, Springfield, Ohio
High School:
Springfield High School (Springfield, OH)
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Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
205
First Game:
06-24-1954 (Age 29)
Last Game:
05-01-1960
Draft:
Not Applicable

Brooks Lawrence

Brooks Lawrence Pitching Stats

1954 29 Cardinals 35 18 10 15 6 .714 3.74 8 0 1 158.2 673 141 66 71 17 72 0 72 3 8 0 -
1955 30 Cardinals 46 10 7 3 8 .273 6.56 2 1 1 96.0 442 102 70 73 11 58 7 52 2 7 1 -
1956 31 Redlegs 49 30 12 19 10 .655 3.99 11 1 0 218.2 913 210 97 109 26 71 4 96 0 2 0 -
1957 32 Redlegs 49 32 10 16 13 .552 3.52 12 1 4 250.1 1,045 234 98 111 26 76 5 121 3 8 0 -
1958 33 Redlegs 46 23 13 8 13 .381 4.13 6 2 5 181.0 773 194 83 89 12 55 7 74 1 4 0 -
1959 34 Reds 43 14 22 7 12 .368 4.77 3 0 10 128.1 564 144 68 74 17 45 9 64 4 4 0 -
1960 35 Reds 7 0 1 1 0 1.000 10.56 0 0 1 7.2 38 9 9 12 1 8 1 2 0 0 0 -
7 Years 275 127 75 69 62 .527 4.25 42 5 22 1,040.2 4,448 1,034 491 539 110 385 33 481 13 33 1 -

Brooks Lawrence

Brooks Lawrence Hitting Stats

1954 29 Cardinals 35 53 2 10 0 0 0 0 4 3 - 15 1 0 1 0 .189 .246 .189
1955 30 Cardinals 46 21 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .095 .136 .095
1956 31 Redlegs 49 70 4 11 2 1 0 0 4 2 0 28 6 2 1 2 .157 .187 .214
1957 32 Redlegs 49 82 4 14 2 0 0 0 7 6 0 26 6 0 0 4 .171 .227 .195
1958 33 Redlegs 46 53 1 6 0 0 0 0 3 5 0 13 1 2 0 1 .113 .183 .113
1959 34 Reds 43 40 5 6 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 13 2 0 0 1 .150 .150 .175
1960 35 Reds 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
7 Years 275 319 17 49 5 1 0 0 23 17 0 95 18 4 2 8 .154 .199 .176

Brooks Lawrence

Brooks Lawrence Fielding Stats

1954 Cardinals P 35 18 476 40 1.1 39 13 26 1 4 n/a n/a n/a .975 2.21
1955 Cardinals P 46 10 288 28 0.6 27 11 16 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .964 2.53
1956 Redlegs P 49 30 656 68 1.4 66 13 53 2 5 n/a n/a n/a .971 2.72
1957 Redlegs P 49 32 751 70 1.4 66 34 32 4 3 n/a n/a n/a .943 2.37
1958 Redlegs P 46 23 543 41 0.9 39 6 33 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .951 1.94
1959 Reds P 43 14 385 32 0.7 29 7 22 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .906 2.03
1960 Reds P 7 0 23 3 0.4 3 0 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.52
P Totals 275 127 3,122 282 1.0 269 84 185 13 17 n/a n/a n/a .954 2.33
7 Years 275 127 3,122 282 1.0 269 84 185 13 17 n/a n/a n/a .954 2.33

Brooks Lawrence

Brooks Lawrence Miscellaneous Stats

1954 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.5 13.3 1.00 4.08 4.08
1955 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 10.5 0.90 4.88 5.44
1956 Redlegs 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.5 17.5 1.35 3.95 2.92
1957 Redlegs 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.2 11.7 1.59 4.35 2.73
1958 Redlegs 1 1 .500 0 0 n/a 0.0 4.1 17.7 1.35 3.68 2.73
1959 Reds 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.1 13.3 1.42 4.49 3.16
1960 Reds 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.25 2.35 9.39
7 Years 1 1 .500 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.4 13.9 1.25 4.16 3.33

Brooks Lawrence

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