REAL STORIES
BY REAL PEOPLE Search
Saturday, October 21, 2017

1 results for 'bobby doerr'

Bobby Doerr Played This Great Game Right

By Ed Attanasio, published on Jul 4, 2012

Bobby Doerr played his entire 14-year baseball career for the Boston Red Sox from 1937 to 1951. The second baseman led the American League in double plays five times; in putouts and fielding percentage four times each, and in assists three times. He held the major league record for career double plays at second base (1,507) until Nellie Fox surpassed his mark in 1963, and his career fielding percentage (.980) was a major league record until Red Schoendienst broke it in 1953. Doerr also ended his career ranking fifth in career games (1,852), putouts (4,928) and total chances (10,852) at second... (more)

Tags: ted williams, boston red sox, bobby doerr

« previous next »


x