Gene Baker appeared in 140 Major League games during the 1956 regular season. The chart below is a comprehensive analysis of the games Baker appeared in, specifically relating to his 1956 hitting statistics. Notes: The Date / Box field has a link to the box score from the game being described. If the Date is followed by an asterisk (*), Baker started during that game at the first position listed in the Position(s) column. Cumulative monthly totals are provided where applicable.
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Gene Baker 1956 Game by Game Batting Logs
Did you know that Gene Baker appeared in 72 games at home, had 279 at-bats, drove in 32 runs, scored 44 times, had 88 hits (19 doubles / 2 triples / 9 home runs), walked 24 times (2 intentional), struck out 27 times, was hit by a pitcher 2 times, sacrificed 9 times (8 hits & 1 flies), and finished at home with a .315 batting average, .372 on base percentage and .494 slugging average?
On the road, Gene Baker appeared in 68 games, had 266 at-bats, drove in 25 runs, scored 21 times, had 53 hits (4 doubles / 1 triples / 3 home runs), walked 15 times (0 intentional), struck out 28 times, was hit by a pitcher 1 times, sacrificed 9 times (5 hits & 4 flies), and finished at home with a .199 batting average, .241 on base percentage and .255 slugging average?
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