Herb Fifield
Hall of Fame Inductee
Retired
Herb Fifield
Birthdate:
Dec. 23, 1925 (63 y, 0 m, 30 d)
Position:
3B
Bats/Throws:
S/R
Height/Weight:
6'3"/275
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
None
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro None
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Low
Greed Normal
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
Additional Info
No-Trade No

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
WES - SBC
1964 38 93 345 304 79 16 0 12 38 35 30 64 0 0 0.260 0.343 0.774 0.2926 0.347 114 0.69
WES - SBC
1962 36 112 445 386 104 15 0 18 52 54 48 80 0 0 0.269 0.357 0.806 0.2945 0.360 120 1.80
WES - SBC
1961 35 117 466 414 96 15 0 24 43 52 38 84 0 0 0.232 0.310 0.752 0.2338 0.337 104 2.45
WES - SBC
1960 34 120 487 419 111 18 0 28 76 66 53 76 1 0 0.265 0.366 0.874 0.2627 0.388 141 4.56
WES - SBC
1959 33 128 556 505 133 20 0 33 102 60 38 98 0 0 0.263 0.322 0.821 0.2639 0.357 116 2.99
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1958 32 59 232 205 57 6 1 11 29 38 24 39 0 0 0.278 0.353 0.832 0.2930 0.367 124 1.18
WES - SBC
1958 32 64 276 254 66 17 0 20 49 44 14 44 0 0 0.260 0.308 0.871 0.2383 0.376 131 2.14
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1957 31 123 531 474 146 29 0 33 105 71 46 74 2 0 0.308 0.375 0.953 0.3046 0.415 157 6.22
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1956 30 128 552 483 151 26 0 33 102 75 60 57 1 0 0.313 0.393 0.965 0.2980 0.417 158 5.05
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1955 29 126 499 445 132 23 0 31 102 85 42 62 0 1 0.297 0.363 0.920 0.2829 0.398 136 3.10
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1954 28 124 538 467 142 22 2 32 102 86 54 58 0 0 0.304 0.387 0.952 0.2880 0.409 145 4.51
STG - SBC
1953 27 128 549 492 139 32 1 26 77 72 47 78 2 3 0.283 0.352 0.862 0.2890 0.375 123 3.88
STG - SBC
1952 26 124 462 421 120 20 2 20 66 53 32 56 2 0 0.285 0.346 0.831 0.2890 0.362 115 2.89
STG - SBC
1951 25 113 387 352 108 28 0 20 67 46 21 52 1 0 0.307 0.362 0.919 0.3110 0.393 140 3.20
St. George (3 yrs)
STG (3 yrs)
365 1398 1265 367 80 3 66 210 171 100 186 5 3 0.290 0.353 0.867 0.2951 0.375 125 9.97
Newtown (5 yrs)
NEW (5 yrs)
560 2352 2074 628 106 3 140 440 355 226 290 3 1 0.303 0.377 0.936 0.2934 0.406 147 20.05
WES (6 yrs)
634 2575 2282 589 101 0 135 360 311 221 446 1 0 0.258 0.336 0.815 0.2644 0.360 121 14.63
Total - SBC
SBC
1559 6325 5621 1584 287 6 341 1010 837 547 922 9 4 0.282 0.355 0.872 0.2825 0.380 131 44.65

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Rockdale - RES
ROC - RES
1950 24 81 278 234 75 16 1 13 49 46 36 46 0 1 0.321 0.414 0.978 0.3464 0.423 154 2.57
Total - AAA
AAA
81 278 234 75 16 1 13 49 46 36 46 0 1 0.321 0.414 0.978 0.3464 0.423 154 2.57

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
WES - SBC
1964 3B 85 708.0 34 135 19 0.899 2.148 0.885 -12.62
WES - SBC
1964 SS 1 1.0 0 1 0 1.000 9.000 1.018 0.01
WES - SBC
1962 3B 100 879.1 44 171 18 0.923 2.201 0.918 -11.30
WES - SBC
1961 3B 112 943.2 59 228 13 0.957 2.737 1.015 2.59
WES - SBC
1960 3B 110 943.2 62 227 15 0.951 2.756 1.009 1.71
WES - SBC
1959 3B 128 1088.2 105 205 14 0.957 2.563 0.987 -1.82
WES - SBC
1959 SS 13 31.1 5 7 2 0.857 3.447 0.861 -0.91
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1958 3B 54 464.2 23 113 10 0.932 2.634 0.979 -1.54
WES - SBC
1958 3B 64 557.0 37 133 7 0.961 2.747 0.999 -0.01
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1958 SS 2 2.0 0 0 1 0.000 0.000 0.517 -0.49
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1957 3B 120 1068.0 59 281 11 0.969 2.865 1.041 7.69
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1956 3B 128 1138.1 65 271 27 0.926 2.657 0.985 -2.61
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1956 SS 1 2.0 0 2 0 1.000 9.000 1.020 0.02
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1955 2B 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1955 3B 74 600.2 38 140 12 0.937 2.667 1.034 3.55
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1955 SS 43 376.0 59 136 21 0.903 4.668 0.884 -10.86
Newtown - SBC
NEW - SBC
1954 3B 124 1088.1 71 300 18 0.954 3.068 1.002 0.86
STG - SBC
1953 3B 128 1128.2 71 278 11 0.969 2.783 1.019 3.56
STG - SBC
1952 3B 107 917.1 50 225 13 0.955 2.698 1.018 2.63
STG - SBC
1952 LF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
STG - SBC
1951 2B 1 1.1 1 0 0 1.000 6.750 0.040 -0.50
STG - SBC
1951 3B 88 744.0 38 229 17 0.940 3.230 0.994 -0.35
STG - SBC
1951 SS 1 0.2 1 1 1 0.667 27.000 0.532 -0.48
Total 2B 2 2.1 1 0 0 -0.50
Total 3B 1422 12270.1 756 2936 205 -7.65
Total SS 61 413.0 65 147 25 -12.72
Total LF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.00

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Rockdale - RES
ROC - RES
1950 3B 67 525.1 26 129 10 0.939 2.656 1.014 2.02
Total 3B 67 525.1 26 129 10 2.02
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Sept. 2, 1954 Newtown Herb Mew
Kel Maddock
Barry Canavan
St. George Joe Milsom
Herb Fifield
Dec. 28, 1958 Newtown Herb Fifield
Western Suburbs Michael Hudswell
Seung-cheol Kym
Scott Limbrick
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Rookie of the Year 1952 St. George (SBC)
All-Star 1958 Newtown (SBC)
1957 Newtown (SBC)
1956 Newtown (SBC)
1954 Newtown (SBC)
Gold Glove 1955 - 3B Newtown (SBC)
Rookie of the Month Feb 1952 St. George (SBC)
Jan 1952 St. George (SBC)
Player of the Week Mar 17, 1958 Newtown (SBC)
Feb 24, 1958 Newtown (SBC)
Nov 11, 1957 Newtown (SBC)
Dec 10, 1956 Newtown (SBC)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink2
Grey Ink83
Similar Players (3B)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1953 SBC 128 2
1956 SBC 128 1
1959 SBC 128 1
Year Lg PA Rank
1956 SBC 552 8
Year Lg Hits Rank
1957 SBC 146 10
Year Lg K Rank
1959 SBC 98 9
Year Lg TB Rank
1953 SBC 251 7
1954 SBC 264 5
1956 SBC 276 7
1957 SBC 274 4
1959 SBC 252 9
Year Lg 2B Rank
1953 SBC 32 9
1956 SBC 26 9
1957 SBC 29 6
Year Lg HR Rank
1953 SBC 26 10
1954 SBC 32 3
1955 SBC 31 7
1956 SBC 33 5
1957 SBC 33 3
1958 SBC 31 3
1959 SBC 33 3
1960 SBC 28 5
1961 SBC 24 9
Year Lg RBI Rank
1954 SBC 102 5
1955 SBC 102 4
1956 SBC 102 6
1957 SBC 105 4
1959 SBC 102 4
Year Lg R Rank
1958 SBC 82 10
Year Lg IBB Rank
1956 SBC 10 10
Year Lg HBP Rank
1951 SBC 11 5
1952 SBC 8 10
1954 SBC 12 5
1959 SBC 8 9
1960 SBC 14 4
1964 SBC 9 10
Year Lg SF Rank
1955 SBC 5 6
1957 SBC 4 9
1958 SBC 5 10
1959 SBC 5 10
Year Lg XBH Rank
1953 SBC 59 6
1954 SBC 56 9
1956 SBC 59 6
1957 SBC 62 3
1958 SBC 55 4
1959 SBC 53 9
Year Lg SLG Rank
1954 SBC 0.565 9
1956 SBC 0.571 9
1957 SBC 0.578 6
1958 SBC 0.525 10
Year Lg ISO Rank
1954 SBC 0.261 8
1955 SBC 0.261 9
1956 SBC 0.259 10
1957 SBC 0.270 7
1958 SBC 0.257 6
1959 SBC 0.236 7
1960 SBC 0.243 7
Year Lg OPS Rank
1956 SBC 0.965 8
1957 SBC 0.953 7
Year Lg G Rank
1953 SBC 128 2
1956 SBC 128 1
1959 SBC 128 1
Year Lg WAR Rank
1954 SBC 4.5 9
1956 SBC 5.0 10
1957 SBC 6.2 3
1960 SBC 4.6 7