Dick Bertell
Richard George Bertell
 
 
Born: November 21, 1935 in Oak Park, IL
Died: December 20, 1999 - 64 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'0" Wt: 200
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Signed by the Chicago Cubs as an Amateur Free Agent in 1957
- High School: Roosevelt (Des Moines, IA)
- College/Univ: Iowa State University (1955-1957)

Transactions

Date        
WAR
Transaction
6
20
1957
21.6
Signed as an Amateur Free Agent
CHN
0.0
3.0
3.4
5
29
1965
29.5
Traded
CHN
SFN
3.4
-0.4
-0.4
4
3
1967
31.4
Traded
SFN
CHN
3.0
0.0
0.0
5
24
1967
31.5
Released
CHN
3.0
0.0
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com



Trades


5 / 29 / 1965
Traded to San Francisco Giants
Chicago Cubs Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SS
SFN
34.5
26.7
-0.7
-0.6
-0.6
C
SFN
34.1
26.8
0.4
0.5
0.5
SP
SFN
26.1
2.7
-0.9
-1.1
-0.6
Totals      
56.2
-1.2
-1.3
-0.8
San Francisco Giants Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
LF
CHN
25.3
-0.6
2.3
0.4
1.5
C
CHN
29.5
3.4
-0.4
-0.4
-0.4
Totals      
2.8
1.9
0.0
1.1
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
-1.2
1.9
3.1
 
-0.8
1.1
1.8
1.9
-1.2
-3.1
 
1.1
-0.8
-1.8


4 / 3 / 1967
Traded to Chicago Cubs
San Francisco Giants Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
C
CHN
25.7
0.1
-1.0
0.0
0.0
Totals      
0.1
-1.0
0.0
0.0
Chicago Cubs Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
C
SFN
31.4
3.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Totals      
3.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
-1.0
0.0
1.0
 
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-1.0
-1.0
 
0.0
0.0
-0.0


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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry.

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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James