Bob Boone Stats

Bob Boone was born on Wednesday, November 19, 1947, in San Diego, California. Boone was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 10, 1972, with the Philadelphia Phillies. 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 Bob Boone baseball stats page.

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"Catching is much like managing: managers don't really win games, but they can lose plenty of them. The same way with catching. If you're doing a quality job you should be almost anonymous." - Bob Boone

Bob Boone

Bob Boone Autograph on a 1983 Topps Baseball Card (#765 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1983top03' title='1983 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Bob Boone Autograph on a 1983 Topps Baseball Card (#765 | Checklist )

Birth Name:
Robert Raymond Boone ( Twitter : @BobBoone8 )
Nickname:
Bob
Born On:
11-19-1947  (Scorpio)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
San Diego, California
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Crawford High School (San Diego, CA)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-02
Player Weight Chart Weight:
202
First Game:
09-10-1972 (Age 24)
Last Game:
09-27-1990
Draft:
1969 : 6th Round (124th)

Bob Boone

Bob Boone Pitching Stats

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Bob Boone

Bob Boone Hitting Stats

1972 25 Phillies 16 51 4 14 1 0 1 0 4 5 2 7 0 1 0 2 .275 .333 .353
1973 26 Phillies 145 521 42 136 20 2 10 0 61 41 8 36 5 8 0 7 .261 .311 .365
1974 27 Phillies 146 488 41 118 24 3 3 0 52 35 9 29 9 5 4 16 .242 .295 .322
1975 28 Phillies 97 289 28 71 14 2 2 0 20 32 6 14 6 1 1 8 .246 .322 .329
1976 29 Phillies 121 361 40 98 18 2 4 1 54 45 14 44 4 7 1 10 .271 .348 .366
1977 30 Phillies 132 440 55 125 26 4 11 0 66 42 5 54 3 8 2 8 .284 .343 .436
1978 31 Phillies 132 435 48 123 18 4 12 0 62 46 10 37 5 8 1 13 .283 .347 .425
1979 32 Phillies 119 398 38 114 21 3 9 0 58 49 9 33 4 1 2 9 .286 .367 .422
1980 33 Phillies 141 480 34 110 23 1 9 0 55 48 12 41 4 2 1 9 .229 .299 .338
1981 34 Phillies 76 227 19 48 7 0 4 0 24 22 2 16 2 2 0 6 .211 .279 .295
1982 35 Angels 143 472 42 121 17 0 7 0 58 39 2 34 23 5 0 9 .256 .310 .337
1983 36 Angels 142 468 46 120 18 0 9 0 52 24 1 42 10 7 0 19 .256 .289 .353
1984 37 Angels 139 450 33 91 16 1 3 0 32 25 1 45 6 5 0 11 .202 .242 .262
1985 38 Angels 150 460 37 114 17 0 5 0 55 37 2 35 16 4 3 12 .248 .306 .317
1986 39 Angels 144 442 48 98 12 2 7 1 49 43 1 30 12 6 0 15 .222 .287 .305
1987 40 Angels 128 389 42 94 18 0 3 0 33 35 0 36 14 3 1 10 .242 .304 .311
1988 41 Angels 122 352 38 104 17 0 5 0 39 29 2 26 9 0 2 9 .295 .352 .386
1989 42 Royals 131 405 33 111 13 2 1 0 43 49 4 37 8 5 2 16 .274 .351 .323
1990 43 Royals 40 117 11 28 3 0 0 0 9 17 0 12 2 0 0 2 .239 .336 .265
19 Years 2,264 7,245 679 1,838 303 26 105 2 826 663 90 608 142 78 20 191 .254 .315 .346

Bob Boone

Bob Boone Fielding Stats

1972 Phillies C 14 13 356 78 5.6 73 66 7 5 1 2 5 4 .936 5.54
1973 Phillies C 145 141 3,775 967 6.7 957 868 89 10 16 19 60 54 .990 6.84
1974 Phillies C 146 142 3,705 924 6.3 902 825 77 22 7 10 99 49 .976 6.57
1975 Phillies 3B 3 2 66 7 2.3 7 3 4 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.86
1975 Phillies C 92 81 2,133 505 5.5 500 456 44 5 7 5 34 26 .990 6.33
1976 Phillies 1B 4 4 96 35 8.8 33 30 3 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .943 9.28
1976 Phillies C 108 98 2,677 597 5.5 593 557 36 4 5 5 55 21 .993 5.98
1977 Phillies 3B 2 2 39 4 2.0 4 1 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.77
1977 Phillies C 131 118 3,143 741 5.7 733 653 80 8 9 3 78 43 .989 6.30
1978 Phillies 1B 3 3 72 33 11.0 31 31 0 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .939 11.63
1978 Phillies C 129 117 3,160 680 5.3 674 619 55 6 6 5 69 37 .991 5.76
1978 Phillies LF 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1979 Phillies 3B 2 2 45 2 1.0 1 0 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .500 0.60
1979 Phillies C 117 110 2,891 599 5.1 592 527 65 7 8 2 54 42 .988 5.53
1980 Phillies C 138 130 3,521 847 6.1 829 741 88 18 7 5 122 61 .979 6.36
1981 Phillies C 75 64 1,741 403 5.4 397 365 32 6 1 1 76 21 .985 6.16
1982 Angels C 143 140 3,751 745 5.2 737 650 87 8 8 2 46 64 .989 5.30
1983 Angels C 142 134 3,636 703 5.0 689 606 83 14 12 5 65 51 .980 5.12
1984 Angels C 137 133 3,544 743 5.4 731 660 71 12 10 4 52 40 .984 5.57
1985 Angels C 147 137 3,646 751 5.1 741 670 71 10 15 6 57 45 .987 5.49
1986 Angels C 144 137 3,559 907 6.3 896 812 84 11 16 8 41 43 .988 6.80
1987 Angels C 127 118 3,105 753 5.9 740 684 56 13 11 7 43 37 .983 6.43
1988 Angels C 121 111 2,784 580 4.8 572 506 66 8 9 1 60 40 .986 5.55
1989 Royals C 129 127 3,246 823 6.4 816 752 64 7 6 3 60 43 .991 6.79
1990 Royals C 40 40 1,005 266 6.7 262 243 19 4 0 4 32 10 .985 7.04
C Totals 2,225 2,091 55,378 12,612 5.7 12,434 11,260 1,174 178 154 97 1,108 731 .986 6.06
1B Totals 7 7 168 68 9.7 64 61 3 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .941 10.29
3B Totals 7 6 150 13 1.9 12 4 8 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .923 2.16
LF Totals 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
19 Years 2,240 2,104 55,699 12,693 5.7 12,510 11,325 1,185 183 155 97 1,108 731 .986 6.06

Bob Boone

Bob Boone Miscellaneous Stats

1972 Phillies 1 0 1.000 3 0 n/a 51.0 7.3 12.8 - - -
1973 Phillies 3 4 .429 1 0 n/a 52.1 14.5 8.5 - - -
1974 Phillies 3 1 .750 1 0 n/a 162.7 16.8 9.4 - - -
1975 Phillies 1 3 .250 6 0 n/a 144.5 20.6 14.5 - - -
1976 Phillies 2 5 .286 12 0 n/a 90.3 8.2 6.7 - - -
1977 Phillies 5 5 .500 1 0 n/a 40.0 8.1 6.7 - - -
1978 Phillies 2 5 .286 5 0 n/a 36.3 11.8 7.0 - - -
1979 Phillies 1 4 .200 1 0 n/a 44.2 12.1 6.9 - - -
1980 Phillies 3 4 .429 5 0 n/a 53.3 11.7 8.7 - - -
1981 Phillies 2 2 .500 4 0 n/a 56.8 14.2 9.5 - - -
1982 Angels 0 2 .000 0 0 0 67.4 13.9 8.1 - - -
1983 Angels 4 3 .571 0 0 0 52.0 11.1 9.0 - - -
1984 Angels 3 3 .500 2 0 0 150.0 10.0 14.1 - - -
1985 Angels 1 2 .333 3 0 0 92.0 13.1 8.4 - - -
1986 Angels 1 0 1.000 1 0 0 63.1 14.7 9.0 - - -
1987 Angels 0 2 .000 1 0 1 129.7 10.8 11.8 - - -
1988 Angels 2 2 .500 2 0 0 70.4 13.5 9.0 - - -
1989 Royals 3 2 .600 2 1 0 405.0 10.9 9.4 - - -
1990 Royals 1 1 .500 0 0 0 0.0 9.8 13.0 - - -
19 Years 38 50 .432 50 1 1 69.0 11.9 8.8 - - -

Bob Boone

Bob Boone Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1972 Philadelphia Phillies 40 $13,500.00 - -
1973 Philadelphia Phillies 8 $15,000.00 - -
1974 Philadelphia Phillies 8 $15,000.00 - -
1975 Philadelphia Phillies 8 Undetermined - -
1976 Philadelphia Phillies 8 $42,500.00 Stats -
1977 Philadelphia Phillies 8 $150,000.00 - -
1978 Philadelphia Phillies 8 Undetermined Stats -
1979 Philadelphia Phillies 8 Undetermined Stats -
1980 Philadelphia Phillies 8 Undetermined - Stats
1981 Philadelphia Phillies 8 Undetermined - -
1982 California Angels 8 Undetermined - -
1983 California Angels 8 Undetermined Stats -
1984 California Angels 8 Undetermined - -
1985 California Angels 8 $883,000.00 - -
1986 California Angels 8 $853,479.00 - -
1987 California Angels 8 $883,000.00 - -
1988 California Angels 8 $883,000.00 - -
1989 Kansas City Royals 8 $883,001.00 - -
1990 Kansas City Royals 8 $1,900,000.00 - -
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Phillies Centennial Team
The Philadelphia Baseball Wall of Fame is a collection of plaques, mounted on a brick wall in the Ashburn Alley section of Citizens Bank Park. From 1978 to 2003, the Phillies inducted one figure from their franchise history and one notable person from the Philadelphia Athletics (A's) organization each year, with the exception of 1983, when the Phillies inducted their Centennial Team. Their Centennial Team commemorates the best players of the first 100 years in franchise history and Mcgraw made the team which includes: Richie Ashburn (OF), Bob Boone (C), Larry Bowa (SS), Steve Carlton (LHP), Del Ennis (OF), Dallas Green (MGR), Jim Konstanty (RHP), Garry Maddox (OF), Tug McGraw (LHP), Robin Roberts (RHP), Pete Rose (1B), Mike Schmidt (3B) and Manny Trillo (2B).

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