Wally Bunker Stats

Wally Bunker was born on Thursday, January 25, 1945, in Seattle, Washington. Bunker was 18 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 29, 1963, with the Baltimore Orioles. 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 Wally Bunker baseball stats page.

"Wally Bunker of Baltimore has one of those sinkers you can break your back on." - Hall of Famer Mickey Mantle in The Education of a Baseball Player (Bob Smith, 1967)
Wally Bunker

Wally Bunker Autograph on a 1970 Topps Baseball Card (#266 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1970top01' title='1970 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Wally Bunker Autograph on a 1970 Topps Baseball Card (#266 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Wallace Edward Bunker
Nickname:
Wally
Born On:
01-25-1945  (Aquarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Seattle, Washington
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Capuchino High School (San Bruno, CA)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-02
Player Weight Chart Weight:
197
First Game:
09-29-1963 (Age 18)
Last Game:
05-26-1971
Draft:
Not Applicable
Wally Bunker

Wally Bunker 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
1963 18 Orioles 1 1 0 0 1 .000 13.50 0 0 0 4.0 25 10 6 6 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 -
1964 19 Orioles 29 29 0 19 5 .792 2.69 12 1 0 214.0 850 161 64 72 17 62 5 96 3 3 0 -
1965 20 Orioles 34 27 3 10 8 .556 3.38 4 1 2 189.0 778 170 71 79 16 58 2 84 2 4 0 -
1966 21 Orioles 29 24 0 10 6 .625 4.29 3 0 0 142.2 615 151 68 74 16 48 2 89 0 2 0 -
1967 22 Orioles 29 9 7 3 7 .300 4.09 1 0 1 88.0 365 83 40 46 7 31 1 51 5 2 0 -
1968 23 Orioles 18 10 1 2 0 1.000 2.41 2 1 0 71.0 282 59 19 25 4 14 1 44 2 1 0 -
1969 24 Royals 35 31 2 12 11 .522 3.23 10 1 2 222.2 907 198 80 89 29 62 3 130 6 4 0 -
1970 25 Royals 24 15 4 2 11 .154 4.22 2 1 0 121.2 514 109 57 63 16 50 2 59 5 0 1 -
1971 26 Royals 7 6 1 2 3 .400 5.01 0 0 0 32.1 136 35 18 19 7 6 0 15 0 0 0 -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
9 Years 206 152 18 60 52 .536 3.51 34 5 5 1,085.1 4,472 976 423 473 113 334 16 569 23 16 1 -
Wally Bunker

Wally Bunker Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1963 18 Orioles 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500
1964 19 Orioles 29 72 6 5 2 0 0 0 2 10 0 32 2 0 0 1 .069 .183 .097
1965 20 Orioles 34 55 4 4 0 0 0 0 5 7 0 27 3 0 0 0 .073 .177 .073
1966 21 Orioles 30 48 4 5 3 0 0 0 2 4 0 22 3 0 0 2 .104 .173 .167
1967 22 Orioles 29 26 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 1 0 0 0 .077 .077 .077
1968 23 Orioles 18 18 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 10 2 0 0 0 .111 .200 .111
1969 24 Royals 35 70 1 10 3 0 0 0 7 5 0 23 7 0 0 1 .143 .200 .186
1970 25 Royals 24 31 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 7 0 13 1 0 0 0 .065 .237 .065
1971 26 Royals 7 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .100 .000
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
9 Years 207 331 20 31 8 0 0 0 17 36 0 145 19 0 0 4 .094 .183 .118
Wally Bunker

Wally Bunker Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1963 Orioles P 1 1 12 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1964 Orioles P 29 29 642 55 1.9 54 20 34 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .982 2.27
1965 Orioles P 34 27 567 41 1.2 40 8 32 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .976 1.90
1966 Orioles P 29 24 428 27 0.9 27 8 19 0 3 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.70
1967 Orioles P 29 9 264 24 0.8 24 4 20 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.45
1968 Orioles P 18 10 213 15 0.8 14 5 9 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .933 1.77
1969 Royals P 35 31 668 64 1.8 62 19 43 2 6 n/a n/a n/a .969 2.51
1970 Royals P 24 15 365 25 1.0 22 5 17 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .880 1.63
1971 Royals P 7 6 97 6 0.9 6 1 5 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.67
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
P Totals 206 152 3,256 257 1.2 249 70 179 8 13 n/a n/a n/a .969 2.06
9 Years 206 152 3,256 257 1.2 249 70 179 8 13 n/a n/a n/a .969 2.06
Wally Bunker

Wally Bunker Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1963 Orioles 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.33 2.25 6.75
1964 Orioles 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.3 36.0 1.55 4.04 2.61
1965 Orioles 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.0 11.0 1.45 4.00 2.76
1966 Orioles 0 0 .000 0 1 n/a 0.0 2.2 24.0 1.85 5.61 3.03
1967 Orioles 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.0 0.0 1.65 5.22 3.17
1968 Orioles 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.8 0.0 3.14 5.58 1.77
1969 Royals 1 0 1.000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.0 10.0 2.10 5.25 2.51
1970 Royals 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.4 31.0 1.18 4.36 3.70
1971 Royals 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.8 0.0 2.50 4.18 1.67
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
9 Years 1 0 1.000 0 1 n/a 0.0 2.3 19.5 1.70 4.72 2.77
Wally Bunker

Wally Bunker Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1963 Baltimore Orioles 27 Undetermined - -
1964 Baltimore Orioles 27 Undetermined - -
1965 Baltimore Orioles 27 Undetermined - -
1966 Baltimore Orioles 27 Undetermined - Stats
1967 Baltimore Orioles 27 Undetermined - -
1968 Baltimore Orioles 27 $16,000.00 - -
1969 Kansas City Royals 27 $18,000.00 - -
1970 Kansas City Royals 27 Undetermined - -
1971 Kansas City Royals 27 Undetermined - -


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