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Grover Cleveland "Pete" Alexander - P

Born: 1887   Died: 1950
Bats: Right   Throws: Right





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Alexander's stats at thebaseballcube.com

Nicknames
"Pete"
"Old Pete"

Hall of Fame
Baseball Evolution - 2006
Cooperstown - 1938

Years Played
1911-1930

Main Team
Chicago Cubs 1918-1926

Other Teams
Philadelphia Phillies 1911-1917; 1930
St. Louis Cardinals 1926-1929

Awards
1915 National League Triple Crown
1916 National League Triple Crown
1917 National League Triple Crown
1920 National League Triple Crown

All Star Appearances
none

Positional Breakdown
SP 600; RP 96; LF 1

Notes of Significance

  • Lost a season due to WWI
  • Led league in wins six times; his career total is tied for third all time
  • Led league in IP seven times; his career total is tenth all time
  • 1.64 ERA between 1915-1920, and earned a record four Triple Crowns during those years
  • F% 30 points higher than the league average

Career Stats

Hitting
GAB RH 2B3B HRRBI SBSB% DP% AVGOBP SLGOPS OPS+TB BR+ HWS
7031810 154 6013 11163 3N/A N/A .209.242 .275.517 43497 24 10


Pitching
GIP WIN%W LGS CGShO SvR ERH BBK ERAERA+ PWS
6965190 .642373 208600 43790 321851 14764868 9512198 2.56135 467


Baseball Evolution Links for Grover Cleveland "Pete" Alexander

Grove Vs. Grover
A side-by-side statistical comparison between two of the greatest pitchers ever

Keith's Top 200 Commentary
Keith examines Pete in light of his WWI service time.



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