Jerry Buchek Stats

Jerry Buchek was born on Saturday, May 9, 1942, in St. Louis, Missouri. Buchek was 19 years old when he broke into the big leagues on June 30, 1961, with the St. Louis Cardinals. 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 Jerry Buchek baseball stats page.

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Jerry Buchek

Jerry Buchek Autograph on a 1968 Topps (#277 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1968top01' title='1968 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Jerry Buchek Autograph on a 1968 Topps (#277 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Gerald Peter Buchek
Nickname:
Jerry
Born On:
05-09-1942  (Taurus)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
St. Louis, Missouri
Year of Death Data Died On:
01-02-2019 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Springfield, Missouri
Cemetery:
Cremated
High School:
McKinley High School (St. Louis, MO)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
185
First Game:
06-30-1961 (Age 19)
Last Game:
09-29-1968
Draft:
Not Applicable
Jerry Buchek

Jerry Buchek 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
Jerry Buchek

Jerry Buchek Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1961 19 Cardinals 31 90 6 12 2 0 0 0 9 0 0 28 0 1 2 6 .133 .151 .156
1963 21 Cardinals 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250
1964 22 Cardinals 35 30 7 6 0 2 0 0 1 3 0 11 0 0 0 0 .200 .273 .333
1965 23 Cardinals 55 166 17 41 8 3 3 0 21 13 2 46 1 1 0 4 .247 .300 .386
1966 24 Cardinals 100 284 23 67 10 4 4 0 25 23 4 71 1 5 0 9 .236 .288 .342
1967 25 Mets 124 411 35 97 11 2 14 0 41 26 5 101 3 2 2 10 .236 .283 .375
1968 26 Mets 73 192 8 35 4 0 1 0 11 10 5 53 2 0 3 8 .182 .234 .219
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
7 Years 421 1,177 96 259 35 11 22 0 108 75 16 312 7 9 7 37 .220 .269 .325
Jerry Buchek

Jerry Buchek Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1961 Cardinals SS 31 30 690 114 3.7 104 42 62 10 20 n/a n/a n/a .912 4.07
1963 Cardinals SS 1 0 15 2 2.0 2 1 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.60
1964 Cardinals 2B 9 3 124 36 4.0 33 16 17 3 3 n/a n/a n/a .917 7.19
1964 Cardinals 3B 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1964 Cardinals SS 20 1 132 28 1.4 26 8 18 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .929 5.32
1965 Cardinals 2B 33 31 777 157 4.8 156 65 91 1 22 n/a n/a n/a .994 5.42
1965 Cardinals 3B 1 0 9 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
1965 Cardinals SS 18 16 432 94 5.2 90 27 63 4 16 n/a n/a n/a .957 5.63
1966 Cardinals 2B 49 38 974 191 3.9 186 79 107 5 30 n/a n/a n/a .974 5.16
1966 Cardinals 3B 4 4 108 12 3.0 11 3 8 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .917 2.75
1966 Cardinals SS 48 38 1,015 195 4.1 182 69 113 13 22 n/a n/a n/a .933 4.84
1967 Mets 2B 95 92 2,387 469 4.9 458 203 255 11 54 n/a n/a n/a .977 5.18
1967 Mets 3B 17 14 356 46 2.7 46 17 29 0 3 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.49
1967 Mets SS 9 5 153 23 2.6 22 6 16 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .957 3.88
1968 Mets 2B 12 8 218 39 3.3 39 19 20 0 4 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.83
1968 Mets 3B 37 35 916 107 2.9 100 30 70 7 7 n/a n/a n/a .935 2.95
1968 Mets LF 9 8 193 9 1.0 9 8 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.26
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
2B Totals 198 172 4,480 892 4.5 872 382 490 20 113 n/a n/a n/a .978 5.26
SS Totals 127 90 2,437 456 3.6 426 153 273 30 63 n/a n/a n/a .934 4.72
3B Totals 60 53 1,395 166 2.8 158 51 107 8 10 n/a n/a n/a .952 3.06
LF Totals 9 8 193 9 1.0 9 8 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.26
7 Years 394 323 8,505 1,523 3.9 1,465 594 871 58 186 n/a n/a n/a .962 4.65
Jerry Buchek

Jerry Buchek Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1961 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.2 10.0 - - -
1963 Cardinals 0 0 .000 2 0 n/a 0.0 2.0 0.0 - - -
1964 Cardinals 0 0 .000 3 8 n/a 0.0 2.7 30.0 - - -
1965 Cardinals 1 0 1.000 6 1 n/a 55.3 3.6 7.9 - - -
1966 Cardinals 0 5 .000 9 1 n/a 71.0 4.0 11.4 - - -
1967 Mets 3 5 .375 8 2 n/a 29.4 4.1 10.0 - - -
1968 Mets 1 1 .500 19 0 n/a 192.0 3.6 17.5 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
7 Years 5 11 .313 47 12 n/a 53.5 3.8 10.9 - - -
Jerry Buchek

Jerry Buchek Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1961 St. Louis Cardinals 17 Undetermined - -
1963 St. Louis Cardinals 11 Undetermined - -
1964 St. Louis Cardinals 11 Undetermined - Stats
1965 St. Louis Cardinals 11 Undetermined - -
1966 St. Louis Cardinals 11 Undetermined - -
1967 New York Mets 1 Undetermined - -
1968 New York Mets 1 Undetermined - -


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