PLAYER PROFILE

BOB GRODY

STATISTICS & HISTORY

Bob Grody, who grew up in Manhattan,  was a long time fixture in New York City sports circles. He was a talented  all-around athlete who excelled at both baseball and basketball. He was hard-throwing pitcher who was a fixture on New York area semi-pro baseball teams for parts of two decades. He was good enough to attract the attention of famed New York Giants manager John McGraw. Grody enjoyed even greater success in his twenty-two year career as a professional basketball player. Grody, who  was a muscular six -foot-two inches and two-hundred and fiftteen pounds, blended size, surprising agility and tenacity to make himself an outstanding defender and much in-demand player for many years.

 

BOB GRODY Height: 6:02 Weight: 215 College: None
Robert William Grody Born:   Apr 25, 1900 Died:  Jun 21, 1982 Hometown: New York, NY
REGULAR SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS AVG
1919-20 Brooklyn Indep
1920-21 New York Big-Five Indep
1921-22 New York Big-Five Indep
1922-23 New York Big-Five Indep
1923-24 Glens Falls NYSL 16 20 34 74 4.6
1924-25 Cathedral PBL 17 19 40 13 78 4.6
1924-25 PatersonBrookyn MBL 25 16 55 87 3.5
1925-26 Washington ABL 29 36 53 125 4.3
1925-26 NY Lou Gehrig All Stars Indep
1926-27 Brooklyn NLN 24 22 39 83 3.5
1926-27 Brooklyn MBL 10 7 17 31 3.1
1927-28 Brooklyn MBL 5 7 6 20 4.0
1927-28 DetroitRochester ABL 45 57 44 158 3.5
1928-29 Rochester ABL 40 34 17 85 2.1
1929-30 Paterson ABL 55 53 28 134 2.4
1930-31 Toledo ABL 1 0 0 0 0.0
1930-31 Bridgeton TSL 16 12 22 46 2.9
1930-31 Dunmore PSL 13 18 17 53 4.1
1931-32 Brooklyn Jewels MBL 1 1 0 2 2.0
1931-32 Bridgeton EBL 9 11 15 37 4.1
1931-32 Brooklyn Americans Indep
1932-33 Brooklyn AmericansJersey CityBrooklyn Visitation MBL 26 15 6 36 1.4
1932-33 Dumore PSL 20 31 27 89 4.5
1933-34 Brooklyn VisistationTrenton ABL 15 4 3 11 0.7
1933-34 Dunmore PSL 11 14 5 33 3.0
1934-35 Brooklyn Indep
1935-36 Brooklyn ABL 11 3 2 8 0.7
1935-36 Dongan Caseys Indep
1935-36 Bay Ridge Pros Indep
1936-37 Brooklyn Americans Indep
1936-37 Yonkers Indep
1936-37 NY National City Bank Indep
1937-38 Brooklyn NBL 1 1 0 2 2.0
1937-38 Brooklyn Americans Indep
1938-39 Brooklyn Americans Indep
1939-40 Brooklyn Visitation Indep
1940-41 Glens Falls NYSL 18 10 4 24 1.3
Major League Totals 329 305 359 969 2.9
PLAYOFF RECORD
Year Team League     GA  FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS AVG
1923-24 Glens Falls NYSL 5 9 17 35 7.0
1924-25 Brooklyn MBL 3 4 10 18 6.0
1926-27 Brooklyn MBL 2 1 1 3 1.5
1930-31 Bridgeton TSL 5 4 9 17 3.4
1932-33 Dumore PSL 4 8 2 18 4.5
1933-34 Trenton ABL 2 0 0 0 0.0
1935-36 Brooklyn  ABL 4 0 0 0 0.0
1940-41 Glens Falls NYSL 4 1 0 2 0.5
Major League Totals 16 14 28 56 3.5

 

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