Casey Stengel
Charles Dillon Stengel
(The Old Perfessor)
 
Born: July 30, 1890 in Kansas City, MO
Died: September 29, 1975 - 85 years old
Bats: L Throws: L Ht: 5'11" Wt: 175
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Inducted into the Hall of Fame as a Manager in 1966
- Served in the Navy during World War I
- High School: Central (Kansas City, MO)
- Visit Stengel's Managerial Page

Transactions

Date        
WAR
Transaction
9
1
1911
20.3
Rule 5 Draft
Aurora
BRO
0.0
20.0
10.8
1
9
1918
27.4
Traded
BRO
PIT
10.8
9.3
3.0
8
9
1919
28.4
Traded
PIT
PHI
13.8
6.3
2.0
7
1
1921
30.3
Traded
PHI
NY1
15.8
4.3
4.5
11
12
1923
32.4
Traded
NY1
BSN
20.2
-0.2
-0.2
5
20
1925
34.4
Released
BSN
20.0
0.0
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com



Trades


1 / 9 / 1918
Traded to Pittsburgh Pirates
Brooklyn Robins Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SP
PIT
24.3
-0.0
53.0
32.9
4.7
SP
PIT
23.5
8.9
6.3
6.8
-0.3
SS
PIT
23.4
-0.1
-1.6
-1.6
0.0
Totals      
8.7
57.7
38.1
4.5
Pittsburgh Pirates Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
RF
BRO
27.4
10.8
9.3
3.0
0.6
2B
BRO
30.4
9.4
6.8
7.5
3.4
Totals      
20.1
16.1
10.5
4.0
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
16.1
57.7
41.6
 
4.0
4.5
0.4
57.7
16.1
-41.6
 
4.5
4.0
-0.4


8 / 9 / 1919
Traded to Philadelphia Phillies
Philadelphia Phillies Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
RF
PIT
28.4
13.8
6.3
2.0
0.0
Totals      
13.8
6.3
2.0
0.0
Pittsburgh Pirates Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
LF
PHI
28.8
4.9
4.5
4.5
2.2
Totals      
4.9
4.5
4.5
2.2
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
4.5
6.3
1.8
 
2.2
0.0
-2.2
6.3
4.5
-1.8
 
0.0
2.2
2.2


7 / 1 / 1921
Traded to New York Giants
New York Giants Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
RF
PHI
30.3
15.8
4.3
4.5
-0.3
2B
PHI
28.3
2.0
3.1
2.5
0.8
Totals      
17.7
7.4
6.9
0.5
Philadelphia Phillies Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
RF
NY1
23.0
0.0
6.2
-0.1
-0.1
CF
NY1
27.9
-1.5
-0.7
-0.5
-0.6
3B
NY1
28.8
-0.7
-3.3
-3.3
-0.3
Totals      
-2.2
2.3
-3.8
-0.9
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
2.3
7.4
5.1
 
-0.9
0.5
1.4
7.4
2.3
-5.1
 
0.5
-0.9
-1.4


11 / 12 / 1923
Traded to Boston Braves
Boston Braves Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
SS
NY1
31.6
37.8
10.7
10.4
1.3
RF
NY1
32.4
20.2
-0.2
-0.2
0.1
CF
NY1
28.4
0.4
0.2
0.2
0.2
Totals      
58.4
10.8
10.4
1.6
New York Giants Receive
       
Wins Above Replacement
Player
Pos
From
RF
BSN
29.8
16.6
4.4
1.2
-0.3
SP
BSN
30.6
6.2
-0.9
-0.1
0.2
Totals      
22.9
3.5
1.1
-0.1
Team Analysis
WAR After Trade WAR First Year
Tm
 
3.5
10.8
7.3
 
-0.1
1.6
1.7
10.8
3.5
-7.3
 
1.6
-0.1
-1.7


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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James