Milt May Stats

Milt May was born on Tuesday, August 1, 1950, in Gary, Indiana. May was 20 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 8, 1970, with the Pittsburgh Pirates. 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 Milt May baseball stats page.

"I thought they'd (the Houston Astros) stop the game and give me second base (his first stolen base in six years)." - Milt May (1975)
Milt May

Milt May Autograph on a 1979 Topps (#316)
Milt May Autograph on a 1979 Topps (#316)

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Birth Name:
Milton Scott May
Nickname:
Fudd or Milt
Born On:
08-01-1950  (Leo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Gary, Indiana
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
St. Petersburg High School (St. Petersburg, FL)
College:
Manatee Junior College
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
190
First Game:
09-08-1970 (Age 20)
Last Game:
09-30-1984
Draft:
1968 : 11th Round (237th)
Milt May

Milt May 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
Milt May

Milt May Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1970 20 Pirates 5 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .500 .600 .750
1971 21 Pirates 49 126 15 35 1 0 6 0 25 9 3 16 0 2 0 6 .278 .321 .429
1972 22 Pirates 57 139 12 39 10 0 0 0 14 10 2 13 0 2 0 3 .281 .325 .353
1973 23 Pirates 101 283 29 76 8 1 7 0 31 34 12 26 1 2 2 9 .269 .349 .378
1974 24 Astros 127 405 47 117 17 4 7 1 54 39 8 33 3 5 1 9 .289 .349 .402
1975 25 Astros 111 386 29 93 15 1 4 0 52 26 3 41 4 3 0 7 .241 .287 .316
1976 26 Tigers 6 25 2 7 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .280 .280 .320
1977 27 Tigers 115 397 32 99 9 3 12 1 46 26 2 31 8 7 0 14 .249 .291 .378
1978 28 Tigers 105 352 24 88 9 0 10 0 37 27 3 26 4 2 2 13 .250 .305 .361
1979 29 Tigers 6 11 1 3 2 0 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .273 .333 .455
1979 29 White Sox 65 202 23 51 13 0 7 0 28 14 1 27 2 1 2 3 .252 .306 .421
1980 30 Giants 111 358 27 93 16 2 6 1 50 25 4 40 3 6 1 13 .260 .305 .366
1981 31 Giants 97 316 20 98 17 0 2 0 33 34 10 29 3 1 0 7 .310 .376 .383
1982 32 Giants 114 395 29 104 19 0 9 0 39 28 8 38 5 1 0 4 .263 .311 .380
1983 33 Giants 66 186 18 46 6 0 6 0 20 21 6 23 1 0 0 6 .247 .324 .376
1983 33 Pirates 7 12 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .308 .250
1984 34 Pirates 50 96 4 17 3 0 1 0 8 10 1 15 1 0 0 3 .177 .255 .240
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
15 Years 1,192 3,693 313 971 147 11 77 3 443 305 65 361 35 32 9 98 .263 .318 .371
Milt May

Milt May Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1971 Pirates C 31 31 780 180 5.8 180 168 12 0 3 5 4 7 1.000 6.23
1972 Pirates C 33 33 856 203 6.2 200 179 21 3 2 1 12 12 .985 6.31
1973 Pirates C 79 78 2,000 450 5.7 438 402 36 12 4 5 39 20 .973 5.91
1974 Astros C 116 109 2,866 592 5.1 588 525 63 4 10 9 70 41 .993 5.54
1975 Astros C 102 99 2,589 647 6.3 638 568 70 9 8 18 65 4 .986 6.65
1976 Tigers C 6 6 161 38 6.3 38 33 5 0 0 0 4 4 1.000 6.37
1977 Tigers C 111 107 2,920 638 5.7 629 551 78 9 12 0 62 49 .986 5.82
1978 Tigers C 94 89 2,408 474 5.0 464 406 58 10 5 5 55 35 .979 5.20
1979 Tigers C 5 2 75 20 4.0 20 19 1 0 0 0 5 0 1.000 7.20
1979 White Sox C 65 59 1,521 310 4.8 304 277 27 6 1 7 36 22 .981 5.40
1980 Giants C 103 94 2,481 567 5.5 559 500 59 8 12 3 91 43 .986 6.08
1981 Giants C 93 86 2,296 522 5.6 516 468 48 6 4 4 89 33 .989 6.07
1982 Giants C 110 100 2,713 621 5.6 613 552 61 8 5 4 117 62 .987 6.10
1983 Giants C 56 49 1,308 323 5.8 317 285 32 6 5 0 50 22 .981 6.54
1983 Pirates C 4 3 75 26 6.5 26 23 3 0 0 1 5 3 1.000 9.36
1984 Pirates C 26 22 570 151 5.8 150 135 15 1 2 0 20 7 .993 7.11
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
C Totals 1,034 967 25,619 5,762 5.6 5,680 5,091 589 82 73 62 724 364 .986 5.99
14 Years 1,034 967 25,619 5,762 5.6 5,680 5,091 589 82 73 62 724 364 .986 5.99
Milt May

Milt May Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1970 Pirates 0 0 .000 5 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 2.0 - - -
1971 Pirates 0 0 .000 18 0 n/a 21.0 7.9 5.0 - - -
1972 Pirates 0 0 .000 24 0 n/a 0.0 10.7 9.9 - - -
1973 Pirates 0 1 .000 22 0 n/a 40.4 10.9 9.1 - - -
1974 Astros 0 1 .000 13 0 n/a 57.9 12.3 7.5 - - -
1975 Astros 1 2 .333 12 0 n/a 96.5 9.4 7.4 - - -
1976 Tigers 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 25.0 25.0 - - -
1977 Tigers 0 0 .000 5 0 0 33.1 12.8 8.6 - - -
1978 Tigers 0 0 .000 16 0 0 35.2 13.5 9.5 - - -
1979 Tigers 0 0 .000 2 0 0 0.0 11.0 3.7 - - -
1979 White Sox 0 0 .000 2 0 0 28.9 7.5 7.2 - - -
1980 Giants 0 1 .000 16 0 n/a 59.7 9.0 7.2 - - -
1981 Giants 1 4 .200 10 0 n/a 158.0 10.9 9.6 - - -
1982 Giants 0 1 .000 14 0 n/a 43.9 10.4 10.1 - - -
1983 Giants 2 2 .500 11 0 n/a 31.0 8.1 9.3 - - -
1983 Pirates 0 0 .000 3 0 n/a 0.0 12.0 0.0 - - -
1984 Pirates 0 1 .000 24 0 n/a 96.0 6.4 12.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
15 Years 4 13 .235 197 0 0 48.0 10.2 8.3 - - -
Milt May

Milt May Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1970 Pittsburgh Pirates 29 $12,000.00 - -
1971 Pittsburgh Pirates 29 $12,750.00 - Stats
1972 Pittsburgh Pirates 29 $13,500.00 - -
1973 Pittsburgh Pirates 29 Undetermined - -
1974 Houston Astros 8 Undetermined - -
1975 Houston Astros 8 Undetermined - -
1976 Detroit Tigers 12 $53,500.00 - -
1977 Detroit Tigers 12 $80,000.00 - -
1978 Detroit Tigers 12 Undetermined - -
1979 Detroit Tigers 12 Undetermined - -
1979 Chicago White Sox 5 Undetermined - -
1980 San Francisco Giants 7 Undetermined - -
1981 San Francisco Giants 7 Undetermined - -
1982 San Francisco Giants 7 Undetermined - -
1983 San Francisco Giants 7 Undetermined - -
1983 Pittsburgh Pirates 14 Undetermined - -
1984 Pittsburgh Pirates 14 Undetermined - -


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