Johnny Blanchard Stats

Johnny Blanchard was born on Sunday, February 26, 1933, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Blanchard was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 25, 1955, with the New York Yankees. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Johnny Blanchard baseball stats page.

"It was a team (1961 New York Yankees) that had a lot of pride and confidence. It didn't matter if we were ever behind in a ball game. The team always felt they could come back and win. We never went into a game thinking we could lose." - Johnny Blanchard in Where Are They Now? (Baseball Digest : August 1986)
Johnny Blanchard

John Blanchard Autograph on a 1962 Topps Baseball Card (#93 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1962top01' title='1962 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
John Blanchard Autograph on a 1962 Topps Baseball Card (#93 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
John Edwin Blanchard
Nickname:
Johnny or Supersub or Super-Sub
Born On:
02-26-1933  (Pisces)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Year of Death Data Died On:
03-25-2009 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Robbinsdale, Minnesota
Cemetery:
Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minnesota
High School:
Central High School (Minneapolis, MN)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-01
Player Weight Chart Weight:
198
First Game:
09-25-1955 (Age 22)
Last Game:
09-27-1965
Draft:
Not Applicable
Johnny Blanchard

Johnny Blanchard Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
Johnny Blanchard

Johnny Blanchard Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1955 22 Yankees 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000
1959 26 Yankees 49 59 6 10 1 0 2 0 4 7 0 12 0 0 0 2 .169 .258 .288
1960 27 Yankees 53 99 8 24 3 1 4 0 14 6 1 17 1 0 1 2 .242 .292 .414
1961 28 Yankees 93 243 38 74 10 1 21 1 54 27 9 28 0 1 4 6 .305 .382 .613
1962 29 Yankees 93 246 33 57 7 0 13 0 39 28 0 32 0 3 1 3 .232 .309 .419
1963 30 Yankees 76 218 22 49 4 0 16 2 45 26 3 30 1 2 0 5 .225 .305 .463
1964 31 Yankees 77 161 18 41 8 0 7 0 28 24 4 24 0 4 0 6 .255 .344 .435
1965 32 Yankees 12 34 1 5 1 0 1 0 3 7 2 3 0 1 0 1 .147 .286 .265
1965 32 Athletics 52 120 10 24 2 0 2 0 11 8 1 16 0 3 1 3 .200 .250 .267
1965 32 Braves 10 10 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .100 .250 .400
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
8 Years 516 1,193 137 285 36 2 67 3 200 136 20 163 2 14 7 28 .239 .317 .441
Johnny Blanchard

Johnny Blanchard Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1955 Yankees C 1 1 24 7 7.0 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 7.88
1959 Yankees 1B 1 0 9 3 3.0 3 3 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
1959 Yankees C 12 2 120 27 2.3 26 25 1 1 1 4 5 1 .963 5.85
1959 Yankees LF 1 0 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1959 Yankees RF 7 4 91 9 1.3 8 8 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .889 2.37
1960 Yankees C 28 21 606 160 5.7 158 151 7 2 0 5 8 2 .988 7.04
1961 Yankees C 48 42 1,220 289 6.0 286 268 18 3 2 2 18 5 .990 6.33
1961 Yankees LF 8 7 198 13 1.6 13 13 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.77
1961 Yankees RF 7 5 141 12 1.7 12 12 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.30
1962 Yankees 1B 2 2 51 26 13.0 24 24 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .923 12.71
1962 Yankees C 15 10 327 63 4.2 60 59 1 3 0 0 6 1 .952 4.95
1962 Yankees LF 15 15 400 31 2.1 30 29 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .968 2.03
1962 Yankees RF 32 29 742 49 1.5 49 48 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.78
1963 Yankees LF 22 21 513 29 1.3 28 28 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .966 1.47
1963 Yankees RF 42 38 952 48 1.1 48 46 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.36
1964 Yankees 1B 3 3 76 30 10.0 30 27 3 0 5 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 10.66
1964 Yankees C 25 22 581 127 5.1 125 118 7 2 1 4 6 3 .984 5.81
1964 Yankees LF 6 6 162 10 1.7 10 10 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.67
1964 Yankees RF 8 8 211 10 1.3 10 9 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.28
1965 Yankees C 12 11 294 77 6.4 74 67 7 3 0 2 5 2 .961 6.80
1965 Braves LF 1 1 24 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1965 Athletics RF 19 15 393 21 1.1 21 21 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.44
1965 Athletics C 14 13 273 61 4.4 60 55 5 1 1 1 10 1 .984 5.93
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
C Totals 155 122 3,445 811 5.2 796 750 46 15 5 18 58 15 .982 6.24
RF Totals 115 99 2,530 149 1.3 148 144 4 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .993 1.58
LF Totals 53 50 1,299 83 1.6 81 80 1 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .976 1.68
1B Totals 6 5 136 59 9.8 57 54 3 2 5 n/a n/a n/a .966 11.32
8 Years 329 276 7,410 1,102 3.3 1,082 1,028 54 20 10 18 58 15 .982 3.94
Johnny Blanchard

Johnny Blanchard Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1955 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1959 Yankees 0 0 .000 30 0 n/a 29.5 4.9 14.8 - - -
1960 Yankees 0 0 .000 26 0 n/a 24.8 5.8 7.1 - - -
1961 Yankees 1 0 1.000 33 0 n/a 11.6 8.7 4.5 - - -
1962 Yankees 0 0 .000 32 0 n/a 18.9 7.7 6.3 - - -
1963 Yankees 0 0 .000 14 0 n/a 13.6 7.3 4.8 - - -
1964 Yankees 1 0 1.000 37 0 n/a 23.0 6.7 5.8 - - -
1965 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 34.0 11.3 11.3 - - -
1965 Athletics 0 0 .000 23 0 n/a 60.0 7.5 10.9 - - -
1965 Braves 0 0 .000 9 0 n/a 10.0 10.0 5.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
8 Years 2 0 1.000 204 0 n/a 17.8 7.3 6.0 - - -
Johnny Blanchard

Johnny Blanchard Miscellaneous Items of Interest

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