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Al Rosen Autograph on a 1979 TCMA (#175)
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Age 91
Birthday 29 February, 1924
Birthplace Spartanburg, SC
Died 13 March, 2015
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Nationality American
Occupation Baseball
Claim to Fame Cleveland Indians (1947–1956)
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Albert Leonard "Al" Rosen (February 29, 1924 – March 13, 2015), nicknamed "Flip" and "The Hebrew Hammer", was an American baseball third baseman and right-handed slugger in the Major Leagues for ten seasons in the 1940s and 1950s.

MLB Batting Statistics

Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
1947 CLE 7 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.111 0.111 0.111
1948 CLE 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.200 0.200 0.200
1949 CLE 23 44 3 7 2 0 0 5 0 7 4 0.159 0.275 0.205
1950 CLE 155 554 100 159 23 4 37 116 5 100 72 0.287 0.405 0.543
1951 CLE 154 573 82 152 30 1 24 102 7 85 71 0.265 0.362 0.447
1952 CLE 148 567 101 171 32 5 28 105 8 75 54 0.302 0.387 0.524
1953 CLE 155 599 115 201 27 5 43 145 8 85 48 0.336 0.422 0.613
1954 CLE 137 466 76 140 20 2 24 102 6 85 43 0.300 0.404 0.506
1955 CLE 139 492 61 120 13 1 21 81 4 92 44 0.244 0.362 0.402
1956 CLE 121 416 64 111 18 2 15 61 1 58 44 0.267 0.351 0.428
Career 1044 3725 603 1063 165 20 192 717 39 587 385 - - -

MLB Fielding Statistics

Year Team G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
1947 CLE 7 - 1 1 0 1 1.000
1948 CLE 5 - 1 1 0 0 1.000
1949 CLE 23 - 10 16 0 1 1.000
1950 CLE 155 - 151 322 15 24 0.969
1951 CLE 154 - 157 277 19 20 0.958
1952 CLE 148 - 177 265 20 29 0.957
1953 CLE 155 - 178 338 19 39 0.964
1954 CLE 137 128 1,142 502 188 18 48 0.975
1955 CLE 139 136 1,199 396 221 18 48 0.972
1956 CLE 121 114 966 89 219 18 20 0.945
Career 1044 378 - 1662 1848 127 230 -

Filmography

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2010 Jews and Baseball: An American Love Story Himself
2009 Prime 9 Himself
2004 ESPN 25: Who's #1? Himself
1999 ESPN SportsCentury Himself
1998 The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg Himself
1987 Biography Himself - Friend
1955 1955 MLB All-Star Game Himself - AL Third Baseman
1954 1954 MLB All-Star Game Himself - AL First Baseman
1954 1954 World Series Himself - Cleveland Indians Third Baseman
1953 1953 MLB All-Star Game Himself - AL Third Baseman
1952 1952 MLB All-Star Game Himself - AL Third Baseman

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