Ed Busch Stats

Ed Busch was born on Friday, November 16, 1917, in Lebanon, Illinois. Busch was 25 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 30, 1943, with the Philadelphia Athletics. 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 Ed Busch baseball stats page.

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Birth Name:
Edgar John Busch
Nickname:
Ed
Born On:
11-16-1917  (Scorpio)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Lebanon, Illinois
Year of Death Data Died On:
01-17-1987 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
St. Clair County, Illinois
Cemetery:
O'Fallon City Cemetery, O'Fallon, Illinois
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-10
Player Weight Chart Weight:
175
First Game:
09-30-1943 (Age 25)
Last Game:
09-27-1945
Draft:
Not Applicable
Ed Busch

Ed Busch 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
Ed Busch

Ed Busch Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1943 26 Athletics 4 17 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 2 0 - 1 0 .294 .368 .294
1944 27 Athletics 140 484 41 131 11 3 0 0 40 29 - 17 9 - 1 20 .271 .313 .306
1945 28 Athletics 126 416 37 104 10 3 0 0 35 32 - 9 9 - 1 12 .250 .305 .288
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
3 Years 270 917 80 240 21 6 0 0 75 62 - 28 18 - 3 32 .262 .311 .298
Ed Busch

Ed Busch Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1943 Athletics SS 4 4 114 17 4.3 16 10 6 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .941 3.79
1944 Athletics 2B 27 24 613 120 4.4 113 51 62 7 12 n/a n/a n/a .942 4.98
1944 Athletics 3B 4 1 6 3 0.8 3 2 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 13.50
1944 Athletics SS 111 108 2,820 568 5.1 534 204 330 34 50 n/a n/a n/a .940 5.11
1945 Athletics 1B 1 0 9 3 3.0 3 3 0 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
1945 Athletics 2B 2 2 54 9 4.5 8 4 4 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .889 4.00
1945 Athletics 3B 2 3 72 9 4.5 8 4 4 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .889 3.00
1945 Athletics SS 116 110 2,758 608 5.2 579 209 370 29 67 n/a n/a n/a .952 5.67
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
SS Totals 231 222 5,692 1,193 5.2 1,129 423 706 64 118 n/a n/a n/a .946 5.36
2B Totals 29 26 667 129 4.4 121 55 66 8 14 n/a n/a n/a .938 4.90
3B Totals 6 4 78 12 2.0 11 6 5 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .917 3.81
1B Totals 1 0 9 3 3.0 3 3 0 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
3 Years 267 252 6,446 1,337 5.0 1,264 487 777 73 135 n/a n/a n/a .945 5.29
Ed Busch

Ed Busch Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1943 Athletics 0 1 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 8.5 0.0 - - -
1944 Athletics 5 3 .625 1 0 n/a 0.0 28.5 12.1 - - -
1945 Athletics 2 3 .400 2 2 n/a 0.0 46.2 11.9 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
3 Years 7 7 .500 3 2 n/a 0.0 32.8 12.2 - - -
Ed Busch

Ed Busch Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1943 Philadelphia Athletics 2 $900.00 - -
1944 Philadelphia Athletics 2 $3,500.00 - -
1945 Philadelphia Athletics 2 $5,000.00 n/a -


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