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Jackie Robinson, By The Numbers

Today is Jackie Robinson Day, the 63rd anniversary of his first game with the Dodgers.  His impact off the field was immeasurable, of course, but I thought I'd take a look at some of his impact that was measurable.  Robinson played ten seasons with the Dodgers, from 1947 to 1956.  Here is where he ranked in various statistical categories:

MLB Hitters 1947-1956
Category Jackie MLB Rank
Games Played 1,382 9th
Plate Appearances   5,802 9th
Runs Scored 947 3rd
Hits 1,518 9th
Doubles 273 7th
Triples 54 13th
Home Runs 137 28th
RBI 734 15th
Total Bases 2,310 11th
Times on Base 2,330 5th
Walks 740 10th
Stolen Bases 197 1st
Hit by Pitches 72 2nd
Batting Average* .311 6th
On-Base Percentage* 
.409 7th
Slugging Percentage*       
.474 21st
OPS* .883 8th
OPS+* 132 11th
Runs Created 951 5th
*minimum 3,000 PA; thanks to B-R Play Index

Robinson is also the only Dodger to play 100 games at first base, second base, third base, and the outfield.