1942 Season- The Baseball Gauge @ Seamheads.com

1942 Season


1941 / 1943

Top Hitter


Ted
Williams

Top Pitcher


Mort
Cooper

1942 World Series








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All-1942 Team


rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
BOS
10.6
10.8
0.6
NYY
6.7
7.1
0.3
STL
5.3
5.1
0.9
PHA
3.9
4.6
0.0
Center Field Tm
NYY
6.1
5.7
0.4
BOS
5.1
3.6
1.5
SLB
5.1
5.1
0.0
BRO
4.2
4.6
-0.3

Right Field Tm
NYG
6.3
7.4
-0.3
STL
6.2
6.9
0.2
CHC
5.8
6.5
0.2
SLB
3.8
4.8
-0.4
Shortstop Tm
BRO
5.7
2.1
2.4
NYY
5.7
2.3
2.3
BOS
5.5
3.4
1.1
STL
4.7
2.0
1.7
Second Base Tm
NYY
8.2
5.7
1.7
BOS
5.5
3.7
1.1
CIN
5.2
3.0
1.5
BRO
3.1
1.9
0.5
Third Base Tm
CHC
4.9
5.4
-0.5
SLB
3.8
3.8
-0.1
PIT
3.3
3.9
-0.6
WAS
2.9
3.6
-0.6
First Base Tm
NYG
6.0
6.5
0.3
PIT
4.9
5.1
0.6
BRO
4.9
5.3
0.4
CLE
4.6
5.5
-0.1
 
Catcher Tm
BSN
3.9
3.8
-0.3
STL
2.4
2.3
-0.4
CHC
2.3
1.9
0.1
CIN
2.0
1.9
-0.3
Starting Pitcher Tm
STL
278.2
8.4
8.4
-0.0
BOS
281.0
6.2
6.2
0.0
DET
216.2
5.3
5.6
-0.3
CHW
180.1
5.1
4.7
0.4
CIN
276.2
4.8
5.5
-0.6
DET
226.2
4.6
5.6
-1.0
BRO
147.2
4.6
3.9
0.7
CIN
244.0
4.5
4.6
-0.0
STL
161.0
4.4
4.0
0.4
SLB
206.1
4.3
4.6
-0.3
Relief Pitcher Tm
NYG
88.0
2.4
2.5
-0.0
CHW
103.0
2.3
2.3
0.0
CLE
81.1
2.3
2.2
0.0
BRO
112.0
2.2
2.2
0.0
STL
120.2
2.0
2.0
0.0
MULT
74.1
2.0
1.9
0.1
PIT
107.1
1.6
1.3
0.3
CIN
88.2
1.5
1.8
-0.3
SLB
80.0
1.4
1.6
-0.2
NYG
114.0
1.4
1.0
0.4

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The statistics used were obtained free of charge from The Baseball Databank

Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

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

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
Interested parties may contact Retrosheet at "www.retrosheet.org".

Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

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