John DeMerit Stats

John DeMerit was born on Wednesday, January 8, 1936, in West Bend, Wisconsin. DeMerit was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on June 18, 1957, 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 John DeMerit baseball stats page.

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John DeMerit

John DeMerit Autograph on a 1961 Topps Baseball Card (#501 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1961top01' title='1961 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
John DeMerit Autograph on a 1961 Topps Baseball Card (#501 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
John Stephen DeMerit
Nickname:
Thumper
Born On:
01-08-1936  (Capricorn)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
West Bend, Wisconsin
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Port Washington High School (Port Washington, WI)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
Player Weight Chart Weight:
195
First Game:
06-18-1957 (Age 21)
Last Game:
05-20-1962
Draft:
Not Applicable / $100,000 Bonus Baby
John DeMerit

John DeMerit 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
John DeMerit

John DeMerit Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1957 21 Braves 33 34 8 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 .147 .147 .147
1958 22 Braves 3 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667
1959 23 Braves 11 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 .200 .333 .200
1961 25 Braves 32 74 5 12 3 0 2 0 5 5 0 19 0 0 1 2 .162 .225 .284
1962 26 Mets 14 16 3 3 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 .188 .278 .375
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
5 Years 93 132 21 23 3 0 3 0 7 8 0 33 0 0 1 2 .174 .227 .265
John DeMerit

John DeMerit Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1957 Braves CF 11 5 174 20 1.8 20 20 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.10
1957 Braves LF 2 1 30 2 1.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.80
1958 Braves CF 1 0 15 2 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.60
1958 Braves RF 1 0 18 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1959 Braves CF 1 1 27 5 5.0 5 5 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.00
1959 Braves LF 3 0 18 2 0.7 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
1961 Braves CF 5 4 102 10 2.0 10 10 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.65
1961 Braves LF 2 2 57 5 2.5 5 5 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.37
1961 Braves RF 15 13 336 27 1.8 27 25 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.17
1962 Mets CF 2 2 54 3 1.5 3 3 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.50
1962 Mets LF 3 0 12 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1962 Mets RF 4 3 78 1 0.3 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.35
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
CF Totals 20 12 372 40 2.0 40 40 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.90
RF Totals 20 16 432 28 1.4 28 26 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.75
LF Totals 10 3 117 9 0.9 9 9 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.08
5 Years 50 31 921 77 1.5 77 75 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.26
John DeMerit

John DeMerit Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1957 Braves 1 0 1.000 6 15 n/a 0.0 4.3 34.0 - - -
1958 Braves 0 0 .000 0 2 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1959 Braves 0 0 .000 0 8 n/a 0.0 2.5 0.0 - - -
1961 Braves 0 0 .000 6 7 n/a 37.0 3.9 14.8 - - -
1962 Mets 0 0 .000 1 5 n/a 16.0 4.0 16.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
5 Years 1 0 1.000 13 37 n/a 44.0 4.0 18.9 - - -
John DeMerit

John DeMerit Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1957 Milwaukee Braves 18 Undetermined - Stats
1958 Milwaukee Braves 18 Undetermined - -
1959 Milwaukee Braves 29 Undetermined - -
1961 Milwaukee Braves 29 Undetermined - -
1962 New York Mets 29 Undetermined - -


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