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Goose Goslin

Leon Allen Goslin

Born: 10/16/1900 in Salem, NJ USA
Died: 5/15/1971 in Bridgeton, NJ USA
Bats: L   Throws: R
Height: 5.9   Weight: 185 lb.
Goose Goslin of the Detroit Tigers
Tiger Years
1934 — 1937

1934 American League Champion
1935 World Series Champion
1968 Baseball Hall of Fame
Detroit Tigers jersey #4

PRIMARY POSITION

LF

All-Time
Tigers Ranking

#122   Pat Mullin
#123   Goose Goslin
#124   Aurelio Rodriguez
All rankings

Career Record

YearTeam LgGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOAVGOBPSLGGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1921WSHAL1450813111600650.2600.3510.38011
1922WSHAL101358441161973534425260.3240.3730.44138
1923WSHAL1506008618029189997240530.3000.3470.453313
1924WSHAL154579100199301712129151468290.3440.4210.516917
1925WSHAL15060111620134201811327853500.3340.3940.547610
1926WSHAL1475681052012615171088863380.3540.4250.542718
1927WSHAL1485819619437151312021650280.3340.3920.516523
1928WSHAL1354568017336101710216348190.3790.4420.614320
1929WSHAL14555382159287189110366330.2880.3660.461218
1930WSHAL4718834511157383219190.2710.3440.49525
1930SLBAL101396811292573010014948350.3260.4000.65219
1931SLBAL1515911141944210241059680410.3280.4120.55540
1932SLBAL150572881712891710412992350.2990.3980.46921
1933WSHAL13254997163351010645242320.2970.3480.45217
1934DETAL151614106187387131005465380.3050.3730.45325
1935DETAL1475908817234691095456310.2920.3550.41523
1936DETAL1475721221803382412514485500.3150.4030.52603
1937DETAL7918130431114350135180.2380.3670.37621
1938WSHAL385769302800850.1580.2620.31600

Totals22878656148327355001732481609175899495850.3160.3870.50005516200
Per 1621626131051943512181141266741041100
DET5241957346582116225036924132411370.2970.3760.456061200

Postseason Batting Record

YearRound TeamLgGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOAVGOBPSLGGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1924WSWSHAL732411103702070.3440.3440.65600000
1925WSWSHAL72668103600330.3080.3790.69200000
1933WSWSHAL52025101100130.2500.2860.45000100
1934WSDETAL72927100201310.2410.3120.27600102
1935WSDETAL62226100300500.2730.4070.31800002

Totals321291637507190312140.2870.3480.48800204

Feats & Milestones

FeatMDYTeamLgOppLocDetails
Cycle8281924WASAL
3 HR6191925WASAL
1000th Hit001927WASAL
1500th Hit001930STLAL
3 HR8191930STLAL
3 HR6231932STLALSTL
2000th Hit001933WASAL
2500th Hit001935DETAL

Hitting Streaks

GamesYearTeamLgFromToABHR2B3BHRRBIBBSOSB
301934DETA5/66/51264831112524169
251928WASA//

Hall of Fame Voting

YearBallotCategoryVotesPCT
1948BBWAAPlayer10.8
1949BBWAAPlayer42.6
1950BBWAAPlayer21.2
1954BBWAAPlayer10.4
1955BBWAAPlayer72.8
1956BBWAAPlayer2613.5
1958BBWAAPlayer269.8
1960BBWAAPlayer3011.2
1962BBWAAPlayer148.8
1968VeteransPlayer
75% needed for election by the BBWAA