Bob Buhl Stats

Bob Buhl was born on Sunday, August 12, 1928, in Saginaw, Michigan. Buhl was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 17, 1953, with the Milwaukee Braves. 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 Bob Buhl baseball stats page.

"When I was a kid I used to ride my bike around in the winter with my glove hooked onto the handlebars. There was always snow around, but I wanted to be ready just in case one of my friends had a ball." - Bob Buhl
Bob Buhl

Bob Buhl Autograph on a 1994 Topps Archive (#210)
Bob Buhl Autograph on a 1994 Topps Archive (#210)

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Birth Name:
Robert Ray Buhl
Nickname:
Bob
Born On:
08-12-1928  (Leo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Saginaw, Michigan
Year of Death Data Died On:
02-16-2001 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Titusville, Florida
Cemetery:
Cremated
High School:
Saginaw High School (Saginaw, MI)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-02
Player Weight Chart Weight:
190
First Game:
04-17-1953 (Age 24)
Last Game:
04-30-1967
Draft:
Not Applicable
Bob Buhl

Bob Buhl 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
1953 25 Braves 30 18 5 13 8 .619 2.97 8 3 0 154.1 648 133 51 59 9 73 - 83 1 3 1 -
1954 26 Braves 31 14 8 2 7 .222 4.00 2 1 3 110.1 505 117 49 54 5 65 0 57 5 2 0 -
1955 27 Braves 38 27 6 13 11 .542 3.21 11 1 1 201.2 866 168 72 85 13 109 5 117 2 1 0 -
1956 28 Braves 38 33 0 18 8 .692 3.32 13 2 0 216.2 924 190 80 96 18 105 7 86 3 2 1 -
1957 29 Braves 34 31 0 18 7 .720 2.74 14 2 0 216.2 926 191 66 77 15 121 4 117 3 0 0 -
1958 30 Braves 11 10 1 5 2 .714 3.45 3 0 1 73.0 319 74 28 33 5 30 0 27 3 1 0 -
1959 31 Braves 31 25 2 15 9 .625 2.86 12 4 0 198.0 832 181 63 76 19 74 3 105 4 2 0 -
1960 32 Braves 36 33 2 16 9 .640 3.09 11 2 0 238.2 1,008 202 82 89 23 103 7 121 11 3 2 -
1961 33 Braves 32 28 2 9 10 .474 4.11 9 1 0 188.1 820 180 86 99 23 98 4 77 3 5 0 -
1962 34 Braves 1 1 0 0 1 .000 22.50 0 0 0 2.0 16 6 5 5 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 -
1962 34 Cubs 34 30 3 12 13 .480 3.69 8 1 0 212.0 915 204 87 108 23 94 6 109 5 6 1 -
1963 35 Cubs 37 34 0 11 14 .440 3.38 6 0 0 226.0 920 219 85 96 24 62 1 108 8 3 2 -
1964 36 Cubs 36 35 1 15 14 .517 3.83 11 3 0 227.2 943 208 97 103 22 68 4 107 9 5 0 -
1965 37 Cubs 32 31 0 13 11 .542 4.39 2 0 0 184.1 803 207 90 100 26 57 4 92 5 0 0 -
1966 38 Cubs 1 1 0 0 0 .000 15.43 0 0 0 2.1 12 4 4 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 -
1966 38 Phillies 32 18 8 6 8 .429 4.77 1 0 1 132.0 573 156 70 74 10 39 6 59 6 4 0 -
1967 39 Phillies 3 0 0 0 0 .000 12.00 0 0 0 3.0 15 6 4 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
15 Years 457 369 38 166 132 .557 3.55 111 20 6 2,587.0 11,045 2,446 1,019 1,162 238 1,105 52 1,268 68 37 7 -
Bob Buhl

Bob Buhl Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1953 25 Braves 30 53 3 6 0 0 0 0 2 2 - 18 5 - 0 1 .113 .145 .113
1954 26 Braves 31 31 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 - 12 0 0 0 0 .032 .091 .032
1955 27 Braves 38 57 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 24 7 0 0 2 .105 .150 .105
1956 28 Braves 38 73 1 7 2 0 0 0 3 1 0 34 6 0 0 0 .096 .108 .123
1957 29 Braves 34 73 4 6 0 0 0 0 4 6 0 34 3 0 0 1 .082 .152 .082
1958 30 Braves 11 25 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200
1959 31 Braves 31 70 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 38 2 0 0 1 .057 .083 .057
1960 32 Braves 36 89 4 14 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 40 3 0 0 2 .157 .157 .157
1961 33 Braves 32 60 2 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 30 2 0 0 1 .067 .138 .067
1962 34 Braves 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1962 34 Cubs 34 69 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 35 7 1 1 0 .000 .091 .000
1963 35 Cubs 37 74 2 8 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 28 7 0 0 1 .108 .108 .108
1964 36 Cubs 36 73 3 7 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 31 5 1 0 1 .096 .163 .096
1965 37 Cubs 32 67 3 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 36 2 0 0 0 .060 .100 .060
1966 38 Cubs 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1966 38 Phillies 32 41 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 22 3 0 1 0 .098 .159 .098
1967 39 Phillies 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
15 Years 457 857 31 76 2 0 0 0 26 38 0 389 53 2 2 10 .089 .129 .091
Bob Buhl

Bob Buhl Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1953 Braves P 30 18 463 40 1.3 39 14 25 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .975 2.27
1954 Braves P 31 14 331 24 0.8 23 5 18 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .958 1.88
1955 Braves P 38 27 605 44 1.2 42 12 30 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .955 1.87
1956 Braves P 38 33 650 55 1.4 54 19 35 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .982 2.24
1957 Braves P 34 31 650 41 1.2 39 14 25 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .951 1.62
1958 Braves P 11 10 219 26 2.4 24 5 19 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .923 2.96
1959 Braves P 31 25 594 65 2.1 64 21 43 1 4 n/a n/a n/a .985 2.91
1960 Braves P 36 33 716 77 2.1 76 26 50 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .987 2.87
1961 Braves P 32 28 565 54 1.7 53 16 37 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .981 2.53
1962 Braves P 1 1 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1962 Cubs P 34 30 636 47 1.4 44 15 29 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .936 1.87
1963 Cubs P 37 34 678 56 1.5 56 12 44 0 5 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.23
1964 Cubs P 36 35 683 70 1.9 70 22 48 0 4 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.77
1965 Cubs P 32 31 553 50 1.6 48 14 34 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .960 2.34
1966 Cubs P 1 1 7 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.86
1966 Phillies P 32 18 396 39 1.2 38 16 22 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .974 2.59
1967 Phillies P 3 0 9 1 0.3 1 0 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
P Totals 457 369 7,761 690 1.5 672 211 461 18 32 n/a n/a n/a .974 2.34
15 Years 457 369 7,761 690 1.5 672 211 461 18 32 n/a n/a n/a .974 2.34
Bob Buhl

Bob Buhl Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1953 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.9 26.5 1.14 4.84 4.26
1954 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.6 0.0 0.88 4.65 5.30
1955 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.4 0.0 1.07 5.22 4.86
1956 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.1 24.3 0.82 3.57 4.36
1957 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.1 18.3 0.97 4.86 5.03
1958 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 4.2 0.0 0.90 3.33 3.70
1959 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.8 70.0 1.42 4.77 3.36
1960 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.2 22.3 1.17 4.56 3.88
1961 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.0 30.0 0.79 3.68 4.68
1962 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.25 4.50 18.00
1962 Cubs 1 1 .500 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.0 69.0 1.16 4.63 3.99
1963 Cubs 1 0 1.000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.6 14.8 1.74 4.30 2.47
1964 Cubs 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.4 73.0 1.57 4.23 2.69
1965 Cubs 0 1 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.9 33.5 1.61 4.49 2.78
1966 Cubs 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.00 3.86 3.86
1966 Phillies 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.9 41.0 1.51 4.02 2.66
1967 Phillies 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.50 3.00 6.00
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
15 Years 2 2 .500 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.2 33.0 1.15 4.41 3.84
Bob Buhl

Bob Buhl Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1953 Milwaukee Braves 10 Undetermined - -
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1962 Chicago Cubs 31 Undetermined - -
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1966 Philadelphia Phillies 30 Undetermined - -
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