Vada Pinson appeared in 132 Major League games during the 1969 regular season. The chart below is a comprehensive analysis of the games Pinson appeared in, specifically relating to his 1969 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 (*), Pinson started during that game at the first position listed in the Position(s) column. Cumulative monthly totals are provided where applicable.
"I'm going to get myself a corked bat and blast one out of here! What's the suspension for Old-Timers games, ten years?" - Vada Pinson in Baseball's Greatest Quotations (Paul Dickson, Collins Reference, 02/19/2008, 'PINSON, VADA', Page 427)
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Vada Pinson 1969 Game by Game Batting Logs
Did you know that Vada Pinson appeared in 67 games at home, had 254 at-bats, drove in 37 runs, scored 26 times, had 63 hits (12 doubles / 5 triples / 4 home runs), walked 15 times (1 intentional), struck out 34 times, was hit by a pitcher 0 times, sacrificed 6 times (1 hits & 5 flies), and finished at home with a .248 batting average, .284 on base percentage and .381 slugging average?
On the road, Vada Pinson appeared in 65 games, had 241 at-bats, drove in 33 runs, scored 32 times, had 63 hits (10 doubles / 1 triples / 6 home runs), walked 20 times (1 intentional), struck out 29 times, was hit by a pitcher 3 times, sacrificed 4 times (0 hits & 4 flies), and finished at home with a .261 batting average, .320 on base percentage and .385 slugging average?
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