Lew Ritter Stats

Lew Ritter was born on Tuesday, September 7, 1875, in Liverpool, Pennsylvania. Ritter was 27 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 10, 1902, with the Brooklyn Superbas. 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 Lew Ritter baseball stats page.

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Lew Ritter


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Birth Name:
Lewis Elmer Ritter
Nickname:
Old Dog
Born On:
09-07-1875  (Virgo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Liverpool, Pennsylvania
Year of Death Data Died On:
05-27-1952 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Cemetery:
Liverpool Cemetery, Liverpool, Pennsylvania
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-09
Player Weight Chart Weight:
150
First Game:
09-10-1902 (Age 27)
Last Game:
08-29-1908
Draft:
Not Applicable

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Lew Ritter Pitching Stats

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Lew Ritter Hitting Stats

1902 27 Superbas 16 57 5 12 1 0 0 0 2 1 - - 2 - 1 - .211 .237 .228
1903 28 Superbas 78 259 26 61 9 6 0 0 37 19 - - 9 - 1 - .236 .290 .317
1904 29 Superbas 72 214 23 53 4 1 0 0 19 20 - - 5 - 2 - .248 .318 .276
1905 30 Superbas 92 311 32 68 10 5 1 0 28 15 - - 8 - 0 - .219 .255 .293
1906 31 Superbas 73 226 22 47 1 3 0 0 15 16 - - 6 - 1 - .208 .263 .239
1907 32 Superbas 93 271 15 55 6 1 0 0 17 18 - - 8 - 1 - .203 .255 .232
1908 33 Superbas 38 99 6 19 2 1 0 0 2 7 - - 2 - 0 - .192 .245 .232
7 Years 462 1,437 129 315 33 17 1 0 120 96 - - 40 - 6 - .219 .271 .268

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Lew Ritter Fielding Stats

1902 Superbas C 16 - - 112 7.0 109 91 18 3 2 2 - - .973 0.00
1903 Superbas C 74 - - 414 5.6 389 309 80 25 6 2 - - .940 0.00
1903 Superbas OF 2 - - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1904 Superbas 2B 5 - - 21 4.2 20 9 11 1 6 n/a n/a n/a .952 0.00
1904 Superbas 3B 1 - - 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1904 Superbas C 57 - - 349 6.1 337 249 88 12 7 4 - - .966 0.00
1905 Superbas 3B 2 - - 5 2.5 5 2 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1905 Superbas C 84 - - 529 6.3 503 397 106 26 4 9 - - .951 0.00
1905 Superbas OF 4 - - 7 1.8 7 7 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1906 Superbas 1B 3 - - 27 9.0 26 26 0 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .963 0.00
1906 Superbas 3B 2 - - 8 4.0 6 1 5 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .750 0.00
1906 Superbas C 53 - - 278 5.2 272 211 61 6 4 6 - - .978 0.00
1906 Superbas OF 9 - - 22 2.4 21 19 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .955 0.00
1907 Superbas C 89 - - 510 5.7 494 391 103 16 11 8 - - .969 0.00
1908 Superbas C 37 - - 180 4.9 173 132 41 7 0 3 - - .961 0.00
C Totals 410 0 0 2,372 5.8 2,277 1,780 497 95 34 34 n/a n/a .960 0.00
OF Totals 15 0 0 29 1.9 28 26 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .966 0.00
3B Totals 5 0 0 14 2.8 12 3 9 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .857 0.00
2B Totals 5 0 0 21 4.2 20 9 11 1 6 n/a n/a n/a .952 0.00
1B Totals 3 0 0 27 9.0 26 26 0 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .963 0.00
7 Years 438 - - 2,463 5.6 2,363 1,844 519 100 41 34 n/a n/a .959 0.00

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Lew Ritter Miscellaneous Stats

1902 Superbas 2 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 28.5 - - -
1903 Superbas 9 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 7.0 - - -
1904 Superbas 17 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 11.3 - - -
1905 Superbas 16 - - 0 0 n/a 311.0 0.0 11.1 - - -
1906 Superbas 6 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 15.1 - - -
1907 Superbas 5 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 15.9 - - -
1908 Superbas 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 49.5 - - -
7 Years 55 - - 0 0 n/a 1,437.0 0.0 12.0 - - -

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Lew Ritter Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1902 Brooklyn Superbas n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1903 Brooklyn Superbas n/a Undetermined n/a -
1904 Brooklyn Superbas n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1905 Brooklyn Superbas n/a Undetermined n/a -
1906 Brooklyn Superbas n/a Undetermined n/a -
1907 Brooklyn Superbas n/a Undetermined n/a -
1908 Brooklyn Superbas n/a Undetermined n/a -

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