Robin Roberts
Robin Evan Roberts
 
 
Born: September 30, 1926 in Springfield, IL
Died: May 6, 2010 - 83 years old
Bats: B Throws: R Ht: 6'0" Wt: 190
(legend)
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Notes:
- Inducted into the Hall of Fame as a Player in 1976
- Signed by the Philadelphia Phillies as an Amateur Free Agent in 1948
- Served in the Army Air Corps during World War II
- High School: Lamphier (Springfield, IL)
- College/Univ: Michigan State University (1946-1947)

Teams

Park Factors
Attendance
Age
Team
Lg
W
L
HR
Ballpark
21.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
6
66
88
.429
0.97
0.90
Shibe Park
8 / 8
0.64
22.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
3
81
73
.526
0.98
0.89
Shibe Park
7 / 8
0.70
23.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
1
91
63
.591
0.96
0.91
Shibe Park
1 / 8
1.16
24.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
5
73
81
.474
0.97
0.93
Shibe Park
5 / 8
1.05
25.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
4
87
67
.565
0.97
0.95
Shibe Park
5 / 8
0.97
26.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
3
83
71
.539
0.98
1.03
Connie Mack Stadium
4 / 8
0.92
27.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
4
75
79
.487
0.98
0.98
Connie Mack Stadium
6 / 8
0.73
28.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
4
77
77
.500
0.99
1.04
Connie Mack Stadium
3 / 8
0.96
29.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
5
71
83
.461
0.98
0.97
Connie Mack Stadium
6 / 8
0.87
30.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
5
77
77
.500
0.99
0.97
Connie Mack Stadium
3 / 8
1.03
31.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
8
69
85
.448
1.00
0.98
Connie Mack Stadium
7 / 8
0.73
32.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
8
64
90
.416
1.00
0.96
Connie Mack Stadium
8 / 8
0.64
33.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
8
59
95
.383
1.02
1.00
Connie Mack Stadium
6 / 8
0.65
34.8
Philadelphia Phillies
NL
8
47
107
.305
0.99
0.96
Connie Mack Stadium
8 / 8
0.54
35.8
Baltimore Orioles
AL
7
77
85
.475
0.94
0.90
Memorial Stadium
6 / 10
0.78
36.8
Baltimore Orioles
AL
4
86
76
.531
0.95
0.94
Memorial Stadium
7 / 10
0.85
37.8
Baltimore Orioles
AL
3
97
65
.599
0.98
0.97
Memorial Stadium
4 / 10
1.20
38.8
Baltimore Orioles
AL
3
94
68
.580
0.98
1.02
Memorial Stadium
6 / 10
0.90
38.8
Houston Astros
NL
9
65
97
.401
0.90
0.71
Astrodome
2 / 10
1.59
39.8
Houston Astros
NL
8
72
90
.444
0.98
0.83
Astrodome
3 / 10
1.25
39.8
Chicago Cubs
NL
10
59
103
.364
1.05
1.17
Wrigley Field
10 / 10
0.42
19
4
1570
1720
.477
0
0
1
0
0.98
0.95
0.89

Park Factors
Att
Team
   
W
L
HR
14
PHI
1020
1136
.473
0
0
1
0
0.98
0.83
4
BAL
354
294
.546
0
0
0
0
0.96
0.93
2
HOU
137
187
.423
0
0
0
0
0.94
1.42
1
CHC
59
103
.364
0
0
0
0
1.05
0.42

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