Marv Grissom
Marvin Edward Grissom
 
 
Born: March 31, 1918 in Los Molinos, CA
Died: September 18, 2005 - 87 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'3" Wt: 190
(legend)
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Notes:
- Signed by the New York Giants as an Amateur Free Agent in 1941
- Served in the Navy during World War II

Teams

Park Factors
Attendance
Age
Team
Lg
W
L
HR
Ballpark
28.3
New York Giants
NL
8
61
93
.396
1.03
1.24
Polo Grounds IV
3 / 8
1.11
31.3
Detroit Tigers
AL
4
87
67
.565
1.03
1.24
Briggs Stadium
3 / 8
1.34
34.3
Chicago White Sox
AL
3
81
73
.526
0.98
0.93
Comiskey Park
3 / 8
1.17
35.3
Boston Red Sox
AL
4
84
69
.549
1.09
1.31
Fenway Park II
4 / 8
1.20
35.3
New York Giants
NL
5
70
84
.455
0.99
1.27
Polo Grounds IV
5 / 8
0.88
36.3
New York Giants
NL
1
97
57
.630
1.00
1.39
Polo Grounds IV
2 / 8
1.17
37.3
New York Giants
NL
3
80
74
.519
0.99
1.33
Polo Grounds IV
6 / 8
0.84
38.3
New York Giants
NL
6
67
87
.435
0.99
1.38
Polo Grounds IV
8 / 8
0.59
39.3
New York Giants
NL
6
69
85
.448
1.00
1.28
Polo Grounds IV
8 / 8
0.60
40.3
San Francisco Giants
NL
3
80
74
.519
0.98
1.01
Seals Stadium
4 / 8
1.00
41.3
St. Louis Cardinals
NL
7
71
83
.461
1.06
0.94
Sportsman's Park IV
5 / 8
0.75
10
5
847
846
.500
0
0
1
1
1.01
1.23
0.97

Park Factors
Att
Team
   
W
L
HR
7
SFG
524
554
.486
0
0
1
1
1.00
0.88
1
DET
87
67
.565
0
0
0
0
1.03
1.34
1
CHW
81
73
.526
0
0
0
0
0.98
1.17
1
BOS
84
69
.549
0
0
0
0
1.09
1.20
1
STL
71
83
.461
0
0
0
0
1.06
0.75

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