Harry Simpson Stats

Harry Simpson was born on Thursday, December 3, 1925, in Atlanta, Georgia. Simpson was 25 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 21, 1951, with the Cleveland Indians. 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 Harry Simpson baseball stats page.

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Harry Simpson


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Birth Name:
Harry Leon Simpson
Nickname:
Suitcase
Born On:
12-03-1925  (Sagittarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Atlanta, Georgia
Year of Death Data Died On:
04-03-1979 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Akron, Ohio
Cemetery:
West Hill Cemetery, Dalton, Georgia
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-01
Player Weight Chart Weight:
180
First Game:
04-21-1951 (Age 25)
Last Game:
09-27-1959
Draft:
Not Applicable

Harry Simpson

Harry Simpson Pitching Stats

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Harry Simpson

Harry Simpson Hitting Stats

1951 26 Indians 122 332 51 76 7 0 7 0 24 45 - 48 2 - 2 7 .229 .325 .313
1952 27 Indians 146 545 66 145 21 10 10 1 65 56 - 82 4 - 2 10 .266 .337 .396
1953 28 Indians 82 242 25 55 3 1 7 0 22 18 - 27 3 - 1 6 .227 .284 .335
1955 30 Indians 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .667 .000
1955 30 Athletics 112 396 42 119 16 7 5 0 52 34 4 61 1 3 2 10 .301 .356 .414
1956 31 Athletics 141 543 76 159 22 11 21 2 105 47 8 82 1 5 1 19 .293 .347 .490
1957 32 Athletics 50 179 24 53 9 6 6 0 24 12 2 28 1 1 0 8 .296 .339 .514
1957 32 Yankees 75 224 27 56 7 3 7 1 39 19 0 36 3 1 0 6 .250 .307 .402
1958 33 Yankees 24 51 1 11 2 1 0 0 6 6 0 12 0 0 1 1 .216 .310 .294
1958 33 Athletics 78 212 21 56 7 1 7 0 27 26 3 33 1 0 0 1 .264 .345 .406
1959 34 Athletics 8 14 1 4 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 4 0 1 1 0 .286 .389 .500
1959 34 White Sox 38 75 5 14 5 1 2 1 13 4 0 14 0 0 0 1 .187 .228 .360
1959 34 Pirates 9 15 3 4 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .267 .267 .400
8 Years 888 2,829 343 752 101 41 73 5 381 271 17 429 16 11 10 69 .266 .331 .408

Harry Simpson

Harry Simpson Fielding Stats

1951 Indians 1B 50 28 912 347 6.9 343 326 17 4 28 n/a n/a n/a .988 10.15
1951 Indians CF 8 5 171 17 2.1 17 17 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.68
1951 Indians LF 5 0 48 3 0.6 3 3 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.69
1951 Indians RF 57 51 1,299 120 2.1 117 114 3 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .975 2.43
1952 Indians 1B 28 22 681 286 10.2 284 276 8 2 21 n/a n/a n/a .993 11.26
1952 Indians CF 11 9 222 224 20.4 223 222 1 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .996 27.12
1952 Indians RF 117 101 2,796 217 1.9 215 205 10 2 3 n/a n/a n/a .991 2.08
1953 Indians 1B 2 1 30 12 6.0 12 12 0 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 10.80
1953 Indians CF 7 6 147 19 2.7 17 17 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .895 3.12
1953 Indians LF 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1953 Indians RF 62 56 1,497 107 1.7 105 101 4 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .981 1.89
1955 Athletics CF 91 85 2,310 251 2.8 246 242 4 5 1 n/a n/a n/a .980 2.88
1955 Athletics LF 4 2 60 3 0.8 2 2 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .667 0.90
1955 Athletics RF 10 8 204 18 1.8 18 17 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.38
1955 Athletics 1B 3 1 30 12 4.0 12 10 2 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 10.80
1956 Athletics 1B 32 29 771 288 9.0 284 269 15 4 32 n/a n/a n/a .986 9.95
1956 Athletics CF 23 22 540 51 2.2 49 49 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .961 2.45
1956 Athletics RF 92 87 2,355 146 1.6 141 138 3 5 2 n/a n/a n/a .966 1.62
1957 Athletics 1B 27 27 699 267 9.9 266 243 23 1 21 n/a n/a n/a .996 10.27
1957 Yankees LF 16 14 378 30 1.9 28 26 2 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .933 2.00
1957 Yankees RF 26 22 576 37 1.4 36 32 4 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .973 1.69
1957 Athletics RF 21 21 513 31 1.5 30 29 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .968 1.58
1957 Yankees 1B 21 19 486 151 7.2 151 143 8 0 18 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 8.39
1958 Athletics LF 9 9 201 19 2.1 19 18 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.55
1958 Yankees LF 8 6 126 8 1.0 8 8 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.71
1958 Yankees RF 9 4 162 14 1.6 14 14 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.33
1958 Athletics RF 2 1 27 6 3.0 5 5 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .833 5.00
1958 Athletics 1B 43 42 1,098 406 9.4 402 384 18 4 44 n/a n/a n/a .990 9.89
1959 Athletics 1B 4 4 93 32 8.0 32 30 2 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.29
1959 Pirates LF 1 1 24 3 3.0 3 3 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.38
1959 Pirates RF 2 1 30 2 1.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.80
1959 White Sox 1B 1 1 21 10 10.0 9 9 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .900 11.57
1959 White Sox RF 12 11 315 19 1.6 18 18 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .947 1.54
RF Totals 410 363 9,774 717 1.7 701 675 26 16 7 n/a n/a n/a .978 1.94
1B Totals 211 174 4,821 1,811 8.6 1,795 1,702 93 16 169 n/a n/a n/a .991 10.05
CF Totals 140 127 3,390 562 4.0 552 547 5 10 2 n/a n/a n/a .982 4.40
LF Totals 44 32 843 66 1.5 63 60 3 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .955 2.02
8 Years 805 696 18,828 3,156 3.9 3,111 2,984 127 45 179 n/a n/a n/a .986 4.46

Harry Simpson

Harry Simpson Miscellaneous Stats

1951 Indians 6 4 .600 13 11 n/a 47.4 6.9 13.8 - - -
1952 Indians 5 3 .625 4 6 n/a 54.5 6.6 8.4 - - -
1953 Indians 0 0 .000 13 1 n/a 34.6 9.0 11.0 - - -
1955 Indians 0 0 .000 3 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1955 Athletics 3 5 .375 12 0 n/a 79.2 6.5 7.6 - - -
1956 Athletics 2 3 .400 3 0 n/a 25.9 6.6 5.2 - - -
1957 Athletics 0 1 .000 2 0 n/a 29.8 6.4 7.5 - - -
1957 Yankees 1 0 1.000 20 0 n/a 32.0 6.2 5.7 - - -
1958 Yankees 0 0 .000 12 0 n/a 0.0 4.3 8.5 - - -
1958 Athletics 0 2 .000 25 0 n/a 30.3 6.4 7.9 - - -
1959 Athletics 0 0 .000 4 0 n/a 14.0 3.5 7.0 - - -
1959 White Sox 0 0 .000 26 0 n/a 37.5 5.4 5.8 - - -
1959 Pirates 0 0 .000 6 0 n/a 0.0 7.5 7.5 - - -
8 Years 17 18 .486 143 18 n/a 38.8 6.6 7.4 - - -

Harry Simpson

Harry Simpson Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1951 Cleveland Indians 35 Undetermined - -
1952 Cleveland Indians 35 Undetermined - -
1953 Cleveland Indians 35 Undetermined - -
1955 Cleveland Indians 37 Undetermined - -
1955 Kansas City Athletics 36 , 38 Undetermined - -
1956 Kansas City Athletics 38 Undetermined Stats -
1957 Kansas City Athletics 38 Undetermined - Stats
1957 New York Yankees 36 Undetermined - Stats
1958 New York Yankees 36 Undetermined - -
1958 Kansas City Athletics 5 Undetermined - -
1959 Kansas City Athletics 5 Undetermined - -
1959 Chicago White Sox 8 Undetermined - -
1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 2 Undetermined - -
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