Jim Brosnan Stats

Jim Brosnan was born on Thursday, October 24, 1929, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Brosnan was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 15, 1954, with the Chicago Cubs. 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 Jim Brosnan baseball stats page.

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Jim Brosnan

Jim Brosnan Autograph on a 1955 Bowman Baseball Card (#229 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1955bow01' title='1955 Bowman Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Jim Brosnan Autograph on a 1955 Bowman Baseball Card (#229 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
James Patrick Brosnan
Nickname:
Jim or Meat or Professor
Born On:
10-24-1929  (Scorpio)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Year of Death Data Died On:
06-28-2014 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Morton Grove, Illinois
Cemetery:
Undetermined
High School:
Elder High School (Cincinnati, OH)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-04
Player Weight Chart Weight:
210
First Game:
04-15-1954 (Age 24)
Last Game:
09-21-1963
Draft:
Not Applicable / Signing Bonus = $2,500

Jim Brosnan

Jim Brosnan Pitching Stats

1954 25 Cubs 18 0 7 1 0 1.000 9.45 0 0 0 33.1 158 44 35 35 9 18 0 17 4 1 0 -
1956 27 Cubs 30 10 11 5 9 .357 3.79 1 1 1 95.0 411 95 40 44 9 45 8 51 2 0 0 -
1957 28 Cubs 41 5 17 5 5 .500 3.37 1 0 0 98.2 413 79 37 38 11 46 4 73 2 1 0 -
1958 29 Cubs 8 8 0 3 4 .429 3.14 2 0 0 51.2 215 41 18 20 3 29 3 24 0 0 0 -
1958 29 Cardinals 33 12 14 8 4 .667 3.44 2 0 7 115.0 487 107 44 46 10 50 3 65 1 1 0 -
1959 30 Cardinals 20 1 10 1 3 .250 4.91 0 0 2 33.0 142 34 18 18 5 15 5 18 1 1 0 -
1959 30 Reds 26 9 10 8 3 .727 3.35 1 1 2 83.1 358 79 31 35 7 26 2 56 0 5 0 -
1960 31 Reds 57 2 27 7 2 .778 2.36 0 0 12 99.0 383 79 26 31 4 22 5 62 3 0 0 -
1961 32 Reds 53 0 34 10 4 .714 3.04 0 0 16 80.0 335 77 27 34 7 18 3 40 1 0 1 -
1962 33 Reds 48 0 34 4 4 .500 3.34 0 0 13 64.2 284 76 24 27 6 18 5 51 0 0 0 -
1963 34 Reds 6 0 4 0 1 .000 7.71 0 0 0 4.2 25 8 4 4 2 3 1 4 1 0 0 -
1963 34 White Sox 45 0 33 3 8 .273 2.84 0 0 14 73.0 299 71 23 24 7 22 5 46 1 0 0 -
9 Years 385 47 201 55 47 .539 3.54 7 2 67 831.1 3,510 790 327 356 80 312 44 507 16 9 1 -

Jim Brosnan

Jim Brosnan Hitting Stats

1954 25 Cubs 18 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 - 1 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125
1956 27 Cubs 30 22 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 2 0 0 0 .182 .182 .227
1957 28 Cubs 41 20 2 5 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 2 0 0 0 .250 .286 .450
1958 29 Cubs 8 19 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 1 .105 .105 .158
1958 29 Cardinals 33 31 2 3 2 0 0 0 1 3 0 11 3 0 0 0 .097 .176 .161
1959 30 Cardinals 20 7 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .571
1959 30 Reds 26 23 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 7 1 0 0 0 .043 .083 .043
1960 31 Reds 57 15 1 3 2 0 1 0 4 1 0 6 1 0 0 0 .200 .250 .533
1961 32 Reds 53 13 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 6 1 0 0 1 .154 .214 .154
1962 33 Reds 48 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1963 34 Reds 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1963 34 White Sox 45 13 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 .308 .308 .308
9 Years 385 177 10 27 10 1 1 0 9 7 0 54 12 0 0 2 .153 .185 .237

Jim Brosnan

Jim Brosnan Fielding Stats

1954 Cubs P 18 0 100 14 0.8 13 3 10 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .929 3.51
1956 Cubs P 30 10 285 19 0.6 19 8 11 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.80
1957 Cubs P 41 5 296 24 0.6 23 4 19 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .958 2.10
1958 Cubs P 8 8 155 16 2.0 16 4 12 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.79
1958 Cardinals P 33 12 345 27 0.8 26 8 18 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .963 2.03
1959 Cardinals P 20 1 99 12 0.6 12 4 8 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.27
1959 Reds P 26 9 250 21 0.8 20 5 15 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .952 2.16
1960 Reds P 57 2 297 21 0.4 21 7 14 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.91
1961 Reds P 53 0 240 30 0.6 27 9 18 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .900 3.04
1962 Reds P 48 0 194 13 0.3 12 4 8 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .923 1.67
1963 Reds P 6 0 14 3 0.5 3 0 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.79
1963 White Sox P 45 0 219 13 0.3 13 3 10 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.60
P Totals 385 47 2,494 213 0.6 205 59 146 8 12 n/a n/a n/a .962 2.22
9 Years 385 47 2,494 213 0.6 205 59 146 8 12 n/a n/a n/a .962 2.22

Jim Brosnan

Jim Brosnan Miscellaneous Stats

1954 Cubs 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 8.0 4.0 0.94 4.59 4.86
1956 Cubs 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.7 0.0 1.13 4.83 4.26
1957 Cubs 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.0 0.0 1.59 6.66 4.20
1958 Cubs 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.2 19.0 0.83 4.18 5.05
1958 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.8 31.0 1.30 5.09 3.91
1959 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.5 0.0 1.20 4.91 4.09
1959 Reds 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.3 0.0 2.15 6.05 2.81
1960 Reds 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 15.0 2.5 3.8 2.82 5.64 2.00
1961 Reds 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.2 13.0 2.22 4.50 2.03
1962 Reds 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 6.0 0.0 2.83 7.10 2.51
1963 Reds 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.33 7.71 5.79
1963 White Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.3 0.0 2.09 5.67 2.71
9 Years 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 177.0 3.3 19.7 1.63 5.49 3.38

Jim Brosnan

Jim Brosnan Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1954 Chicago Cubs 27 Undetermined - -
1956 Chicago Cubs 42 Undetermined - -
1957 Chicago Cubs 42 Undetermined - -
1958 Chicago Cubs 23 Undetermined - -
1958 St. Louis Cardinals 37 Undetermined - -
1959 St. Louis Cardinals 37 Undetermined - -
1959 Cincinnati Reds 42 Undetermined - -
1960 Cincinnati Reds 42 Undetermined - -
1961 Cincinnati Reds 42 $28,000.00 - Stats
1962 Cincinnati Reds 42 $30,000.00 - -
1963 Cincinnati Reds 42 Undetermined - -
1963 Chicago White Sox 27 Undetermined - -
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