Joe Ginsberg
Myron Nathan Ginsberg
 
 
Born: October 11, 1926 in New York, NY
Died: November 2, 2012 - 86 years old
Bats: L Throws: R Ht: 5'11" Wt: 180
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Signed by the Detroit Tigers as an Amateur Free Agent in 1944
- Served in the military during World War II
- High School: Cooley (Detroit, MI)

All-Teammate Team
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com


Left Field
5
1953
1959
12.3
4
1958
1962
9.1
5
1948
1956
6.8
2
1960
1961
4.8

Center Field
2
1953
1954
10.0
2
1960
1961
7.0
3
1957
1960
4.1
5
1948
1956
4.0


Right Field
6
1948
1961
13.1
4
1953
1961
8.6
5
1948
1953
5.6
2
1960
1961
2.8
Shortstop
2
1960
1961
8.4
2
1953
1954
5.4
4
1948
1952
5.3
3
1958
1960
3.3
Second Base
3
1953
1959
10.9
4
1950
1953
6.8
4
1956
1959
3.9
2
1960
1961
3.8
Third Base
2
1953
1954
14.6
6
1948
1957
13.5
5
1956
1960
6.2
1
1953
1953
5.9
First Base
2
1960
1961
7.1
5
1956
1960
6.9
1
1960
1960
3.1
1
1956
1956
1.6
Manager
4
1953
1961
16.8
5
1956
1960
6.5
3
1950
1952
3.4
1
1948
1948
1.4
Catcher
5
1956
1960
11.7
2
1960
1961
3.8
13
1948
1962
1.6
1
1961
1961
1.1
Starting Pitcher
6
1948
1954
13.1
4
1953
1961
12.8
5
1948
1953
10.9
4
1956
1959
10.5
5
1956
1960
9.8
2
1953
1954
9.0
3
1958
1960
8.9
5
1948
1957
8.8
3
1953
1960
8.8
6
1948
1957
7.7
4
1957
1960
7.2
4
1948
1952
7.2
3
1956
1958
6.7
5
1948
1953
6.6
4
1957
1960
5.7
Swingman
1
1954
1954
3.4
2
1959
1960
3.3
4
1956
1959
3.0
4
1952
1960
2.6
Relief Pitcher
4
1956
1959
4.4
2
1960
1961
2.7
1
1954
1954
2.6
2
1960
1961
2.5
2
1961
1962
1.9
1
1956
1956
1.1
2
1959
1960
0.7
1
1961
1961
0.6
1
1962
1962
0.6
1
1956
1956
0.5
2
1960
1961
0.4
1
1952
1952
0.4
1
1948
1948
0.3
1
1960
1960
0.2
1
1956
1956
0.2
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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