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Babe Ruth - Player Record
Traditional Statistics and Splits (Retrosheet)
(Player Game Log)

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Only includes seasons for which Retrosheet has released play-by-play data
Only includes games for which Retrosheet has released play-by-play data
(Numbers in italics indicate Retrosheet is missing some games)

Player records with missing games extrapolated

Most Similar Players to Babe Ruth

Positional Average (Weighted Avg of Options): 0.500 (1-Year) (9-Year) (Long-Run)

Positional Averages for Pitchers (Wgted Avg of Options): 0.500 vs. Different Values for Starting vs. Relief Pitchers: (Empirical) (Based on Pitchers who Do Both)

Basic Player Won-Lost Records
Value Decomposition
Season Team Age Games pWins pLosses pWORL pWOPA
1914-19
-
----
1915-20
-
----
1916-21
-
----
1917-22
-
----
1918-23
-
----
1919BOS24
42
11.16.55.44.4
1920NYA25
123
24.812.513.411.5
1921NYA26
132
29.114.416.013.7
1922NYA27
103
19.611.88.56.9
1923NYA28
136
28.212.716.814.7
1924NYA29
135
26.714.613.411.3
1925NYA30
82
13.410.73.22.0
1926NYA31
129
23.213.610.58.6
1927NYA32
151
31.214.917.715.2
1928NYA33
139
26.414.213.411.2
1929NYA34
107
18.210.97.96.4
1930NYA35
124
21.313.98.16.2
1931NYA36
125
22.912.711.19.2
1932NYA37
111
18.99.010.69.1
1933NYA38
110
16.010.86.04.6
1934NYA39
125
17.312.25.94.3
1935BSN40
28
2.83.5-0.5-0.8
------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER (reg. season)
1,902
351.2199.0167.3138.6
------ ------ ------ ------ ------
PostSeason (career)
36
5.83.72.31.8
------ ------ ------ ------ ------
COMBINED
1,938
357.0202.7169.7140.4


Expected Player Won-Lost Records
Value Decomposition
Season Team Age Games eWins eLosses eWORL eWOPA
1914-19
-
----
1915-20
-
----
1916-21
-
----
1917-22
-
----
1918-23
-
----
1919BOS24
42
10.47.24.43.4
1920NYA25
123
24.912.313.811.9
1921NYA26
132
27.715.912.910.7
1922NYA27
103
18.912.56.95.4
1923NYA28
136
27.213.714.312.2
1924NYA29
135
26.414.912.210.1
1925NYA30
82
13.610.53.42.2
1926NYA31
129
22.414.49.27.4
1927NYA32
151
29.916.214.812.3
1928NYA33
139
25.215.310.88.6
1929NYA34
107
17.012.15.64.0
1930NYA35
124
22.013.29.37.4
1931NYA36
125
22.413.210.28.3
1932NYA37
111
17.610.47.96.4
1933NYA38
110
15.611.24.93.5
1934NYA39
125
16.812.84.93.4
1935BSN40
28
3.23.20.1-0.2
------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER (reg. season)
1,902
341.1209.1145.7116.9
------ ------ ------ ------ ------
PostSeason (career)
36
5.93.52.72.2
------ ------ ------ ------ ------
COMBINED
1,938
347.1212.6148.4119.1


Basic Decomposition of eWins, eLosses
(Regular Season only)
Batting Baserunning Pitching Fielding
Season Team Wins Losses Wins Losses Wins Losses Wins Losses
1914
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1915
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1916
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1917
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1918
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
19195.8
2.5
0.8
0.7
2.2
2.7
1.6
1.3
192017.0
6.2
1.7
1.3
0.2
0.2
5.5
5.3
192118.8
7.8
1.5
1.7
0.6
1.0
6.2
6.0
192212.8
6.9
0.9
1.2
-
-
4.8
4.7
192317.4
7.0
1.8
1.6
-
-
7.0
6.1
192416.8
7.1
1.7
1.3
-
-
7.1
7.3
19258.8
5.8
0.6
0.8
-
-
4.0
4.2
192616.2
7.8
0.9
1.5
-
-
5.2
5.2
192720.6
9.6
1.4
0.9
-
-
7.2
6.4
192817.5
8.6
1.1
1.2
-
-
6.2
5.9
192912.4
7.5
0.6
0.6
-
-
3.9
4.1
193015.2
7.6
0.9
0.9
0.4
0.3
5.0
4.9
193117.0
7.9
0.9
0.9
-
-
4.3
4.8
193213.2
6.5
0.6
0.5
-
-
3.5
3.6
193310.6
6.0
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.6
3.5
4.3
193412.3
7.6
0.6
0.8
-
-
3.8
4.4
19352.1
1.5
0.1
0.1
-
-
0.9
1.6
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER
234.3
113.8
16.9
16.5
3.9
4.9
79.8
80.1


Positional Teammate Adjustments
Season Team Average Repl. Level Offensive Defensive
1914
-
----
1915
-
----
1916
-
----
1917
-
----
1918
-
----
19190.5050.445-0.010.04
19200.5110.4600.120.13
19210.5110.4600.000.16
19220.5140.4650.040.09
19230.5100.458-0.020.17
19240.5100.459-0.020.10
19250.5150.465-0.030.02
19260.5130.4630.11-0.06
19270.5120.4580.020.06
19280.5120.4590.050.08
19290.5150.4630.01-0.03
19300.5170.4630.02-0.04
19310.5140.460-0.06-0.09
19320.5130.4590.080.11
19330.5130.4600.07-0.04
19340.5130.461-0.010.15
19350.5120.459-0.01-0.04
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER
0.5120.4600.360.79


Contextual Adjustments
(Regular Season only)
Context Multipliers Win Adjustments
Actual
Season Team Inter-Game Intra-Game Combined Inter-Game Intra-Game Expected
1914
-
--
-
-
-
-
1915
-
--
-
-
-
-
1916
-
--
-
-
-
-
1917
-
--
-
-
-
-
1918
-
--
-
-
-
-
19191.090.94
1.02
0.031
0.020
0.013
19200.931.07
1.00
-0.015
0.020
0.015
19210.941.13
1.06
0.019
0.024
0.013
19221.021.01
1.02
0.006
0.022
0.010
19230.991.03
1.01
0.023
0.017
0.019
19240.981.05
1.03
-0.008
0.028
0.015
19251.120.97
1.09
0.001
-0.002
0.006
19261.001.02
1.03
0.010
0.019
0.009
19271.001.08
1.08
0.004
0.037
0.014
19280.951.08
1.02
0.010
0.026
0.010
19291.081.06
1.15
0.033
0.013
0.005
19300.951.07
1.02
-0.024
0.017
0.011
19311.031.00
1.03
0.007
0.023
0.011
19320.991.03
1.01
0.014
0.038
0.010
19330.991.02
1.01
0.001
0.019
0.007
19341.021.07
1.10
0.007
0.010
0.005
19350.991.13
1.13
0.020
-0.065
-0.001
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER
1.001.05
1.04
0.006
0.021
0.011


eWins, eLosses by Position
(Regular Season only)
Right FieldLeft FieldCenter Field
Season Team eWineLosseWOPAeWineLosseWOPAeWineLosseWOPA
1914
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1915
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1916
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1917
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1918
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1919--
-
7.24.0
3.0
0.00.0
-0.0
192015.07.3
7.2
4.82.4
2.3
4.22.8
1.2
1921--
-
22.313.5
7.7
3.91.8
2.0
19226.74.2
2.3
11.98.5
2.8
--
-
192312.67.3
4.9
11.36.5
4.4
1.50.7
0.8
192416.610.3
5.8
8.34.9
3.1
0.50.5
0.1
19258.66.9
1.2
4.83.8
0.8
--
-
192611.96.5
4.8
10.57.7
2.3
--
-
192718.810.4
7.5
10.46.5
3.6
--
-
192817.410.4
6.2
7.55.3
1.8
--
-
19299.66.3
2.7
7.35.9
1.0
--
-
193013.78.1
4.8
7.45.1
1.9
--
-
193113.78.5
4.5
8.25.0
2.9
--
-
193213.06.7
5.7
4.43.7
0.4
--
-
19339.05.7
2.8
5.44.8
0.4
--
-
193411.98.7
2.5
4.33.6
0.5
--
-
19350.60.5
0.1
2.52.8
-0.4
--
-
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER
179.2107.8
63.1
138.693.8
38.5
10.15.7
4.1


Starting PitcherFirst BasePinch Hitter
SeasonTeameWineLosseWOPAeWineLosseWOPAeWineLosseWOPA
1914
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1915
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1916
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1917
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1918
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
19191.92.3
-0.4
0.20.1
0.1
--
-
19200.20.2
0.0
0.10.2
-0.1
0.00.1
-0.0
19210.40.5
-0.2
0.00.0
0.0
0.10.0
0.1
1922--
-
0.00.0
-0.0
--
-
1923--
-
0.90.3
0.6
--
-
1924--
-
--
-
0.10.0
0.1
1925--
-
--
-
--
-
1926--
-
0.00.0
-0.0
0.00.1
-0.1
1927--
-
--
-
--
-
1928--
-
--
-
--
-
1929--
-
--
-
0.00.0
0.0
19300.50.3
0.1
--
-
--
-
1931--
-
0.10.1
0.0
0.00.0
-0.0
1932--
-
0.00.0
-0.0
0.20.0
0.2
19330.60.6
-0.0
0.30.1
0.2
0.10.1
0.0
1934--
-
--
-
0.50.5
0.1
1935--
-
--
-
0.00.0
0.0
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER
3.53.9
-0.4
1.60.7
0.8
1.20.8
0.4


Relief PitcherPitcher Offense
SeasonTeameWineLosseWOPAeWineLosseWOPA
1914
-
--
-
--
-
1915
-
--
-
--
-
1916
-
--
-
--
-
1917
-
--
-
--
-
1918
-
--
-
--
-
19190.40.5
-0.1
0.50.4
0.3
1920--
-
0.10.0
0.1
19210.20.5
-0.3
0.20.0
0.2
1922--
-
--
-
1923--
-
--
-
1924--
-
--
-
1925--
-
--
-
1926--
-
--
-
1927--
-
--
-
1928--
-
--
-
1929--
-
--
-
1930--
-
0.10.1
0.0
1931--
-
--
-
1932--
-
--
-
1933--
-
0.20.0
0.1
1934--
-
--
-
1935--
-
--
-
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER
0.61.1
-0.4
1.10.5
0.8


pWins, pLosses by Position
(Regular Season only)
Right FieldLeft FieldCenter Field
Season Team pWinpLosspWOPApWinpLosspWOPApWinpLosspWOPA
1914
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1915
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1916
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1917
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1918
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1919--
-
7.83.4
4.1
0.00.0
-0.0
192015.37.1
7.7
4.72.5
2.0
4.42.5
1.8
1921--
-
24.011.9
11.2
3.81.8
1.9
19227.33.6
3.5
12.28.2
3.4
--
-
192314.05.9
7.8
11.76.0
5.3
1.70.5
1.1
192417.49.5
7.4
8.84.5
4.1
0.40.6
-0.3
19258.76.7
1.5
4.74.0
0.5
--
-
192612.55.9
6.0
10.77.5
2.7
--
-
192719.69.6
9.2
11.65.3
6.1
--
-
192818.49.4
8.3
7.94.8
2.9
--
-
192910.15.7
3.8
8.05.2
2.5
--
-
193013.58.3
4.4
7.15.3
1.4
--
-
193114.47.8
5.9
8.54.8
3.4
--
-
193214.15.6
7.9
4.63.4
1.0
--
-
19339.35.4
3.4
5.34.8
0.2
--
-
193412.48.3
3.5
4.33.6
0.4
--
-
19350.40.6
-0.2
2.42.9
-0.6
--
-
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER
187.599.5
80.3
144.488.0
50.7
10.35.5
4.6


Starting PitcherFirst BasePinch Hitter
SeasonTeampWinpLosspWOPApWinpLosspWOPApWinpLosspWOPA
1914
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1915
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1916
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1917
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
1918
-
--
-
--
-
--
-
19191.92.3
-0.4
0.20.2
-0.1
--
-
19200.20.1
0.0
0.10.2
-0.1
0.00.1
-0.0
19210.40.4
0.0
0.00.0
0.0
0.10.0
0.1
1922--
-
0.00.0
-0.0
--
-
1923--
-
0.80.3
0.5
--
-
1924--
-
--
-
0.10.0
0.1
1925--
-
--
-
--
-
1926--
-
0.00.0
-0.0
0.00.1
-0.1
1927--
-
--
-
--
-
1928--
-
--
-
--
-
1929--
-
--
-
0.00.0
-0.0
19300.60.3
0.3
--
-
--
-
1931--
-
0.10.1
-0.0
0.00.1
-0.0
1932--
-
0.00.0
-0.0
0.20.0
0.2
19330.80.4
0.4
0.30.1
0.2
0.20.1
0.1
1934--
-
--
-
0.70.3
0.4
1935--
-
--
-
0.00.0
0.0
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER
3.93.5
0.3
1.40.9
0.4
1.30.7
0.7


Relief PitcherPitcher Offense
SeasonTeampWinpLosspWOPApWinpLosspWOPA
1914
-
--
-
--
-
1915
-
--
-
--
-
1916
-
--
-
--
-
1917
-
--
-
--
-
1918
-
--
-
--
-
19190.60.3
0.2
0.60.3
0.5
1920--
-
0.10.0
0.1
19210.50.3
0.2
0.20.0
0.2
1922--
-
--
-
1923--
-
--
-
1924--
-
--
-
1925--
-
--
-
1926--
-
--
-
1927--
-
--
-
1928--
-
--
-
1929--
-
--
-
1930--
-
0.10.0
0.1
1931--
-
--
-
1932--
-
--
-
1933--
-
0.20.0
0.2
1934--
-
--
-
1935--
-
--
-
------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------ ------
CAREER
1.10.6
0.4
1.30.4
1.1






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