Frank Bignell
Hall of Fame Inductee
Retired
Frank Bignell
Birthdate:
July 25, 1935 (57 y, 4 m, 11 d)
Position:
1B
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'11"/221
Entry:
1954 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 1, Team: Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
None
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 1971 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1965 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1963 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1962 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1961 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1960 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
League Champ 1974 North Sydney (SBC)
Gold Glove 1963 - 1B Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1962 - 1B Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1961 - 1B Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1960 - 1B Manly-Warringah (SBC)
1959 - 1B Manly-Warringah (SBC)
Championship Series MVP 1962 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
Player of the Week Nov 30, 1964 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
Dec 24, 1962 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
Nov 13, 1961 Manly-Warringah (SBC)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink24
Grey Ink158
Similar Players (1B)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1956 SBC 128 1
1957 SBC 128 1
1958 SBC 128 1
1959 SBC 128 1
1960 SBC 126 1
1962 SBC 126 1
1963 SBC 127 1
1965 SBC 126 1
1968 SBC 126 1
1970 SBC 126 1
Year Lg PA Rank
1956 SBC 551 9
1959 SBC 563 10
1960 SBC 564 10
1961 SBC 556 10
1962 SBC 585 3
1963 SBC 581 2
1965 SBC 569 4
1968 SBC 586 2
1970 SBC 592 1
Year Lg AB Rank
1956 SBC 504 6
1957 SBC 501 7
1962 SBC 503 10
1963 SBC 502 9
1965 SBC 508 4
1970 SBC 521 5
Year Lg Hits Rank
1956 SBC 155 6
1959 SBC 153 10
1960 SBC 171 3
1961 SBC 165 6
1962 SBC 159 7
1963 SBC 153 10
1965 SBC 167 3
1968 SBC 155 6
Year Lg 2B Rank
1957 SBC 28 9
Year Lg 3B Rank
1955 SBC 7 1
1956 SBC 6 2
1957 SBC 6 2
1958 SBC 5 5
1959 SBC 7 1
1960 SBC 7 2
1963 SBC 7 3
1968 SBC 6 6
1970 SBC 6 3
1971 SBC 6 2
Year Lg SB Rank
1956 SBC 24 5
1958 SBC 25 4
1959 SBC 29 4
1960 SBC 34 1
1961 SBC 33 3
1962 SBC 26 3
1963 SBC 37 2
1964 SBC 27 3
1965 SBC 43 3
1966 SBC 21 9
1967 SBC 32 3
1968 SBC 35 1
1969 SBC 33 1
1970 SBC 29 3
1971 SBC 29 4
1972 SBC 18 10
Year Lg R Rank
1961 SBC 88 7
1962 SBC 82 9
1965 SBC 93 5
1968 SBC 78 8
Year Lg BB Rank
1968 SBC 73 3
Year Lg IBB Rank
1956 SBC 11 8
1957 SBC 8 7
1968 SBC 7 7
Year Lg HBP Rank
1958 SBC 8 10
1969 SBC 10 7
Year Lg SH Rank
1962 SBC 11 5
1963 SBC 11 5
Year Lg SF Rank
1959 SBC 6 4
1961 SBC 6 9
Year Lg Avg Rank
1960 SBC 0.344 4
1961 SBC 0.341 7
1962 SBC 0.316 9
1965 SBC 0.329 8
1968 SBC 0.309 10
1969 SBC 0.324 9
1971 SBC 0.327 7
Year Lg OBP Rank
1960 SBC 0.416 7
1961 SBC 0.409 8
1962 SBC 0.397 6
1965 SBC 0.396 10
1968 SBC 0.397 5
1969 SBC 0.405 5
1971 SBC 0.399 6
Year Lg G Rank
1956 SBC 128 1
1957 SBC 128 1
1958 SBC 128 1
1959 SBC 128 1
1960 SBC 126 1
1962 SBC 126 1
1963 SBC 127 1
1965 SBC 126 1
1968 SBC 126 1
1970 SBC 126 1