Jim Coates Stats

Jim Coates was born on Thursday, August 4, 1932, in Farnham, Virginia. Coates was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 21, 1956, with the New York Yankees. 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 Coates baseball stats page.

"Jim Coates could pose as the illustration for an undertaker's sign. He has a personality to match." - Jim Bouton in Ball Four (1970)
Jim Coates

Jim Coates Autograph on a 1967 Topps Baseball Card (#401 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1967top01' title='1967 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Jim Coates Autograph on a 1967 Topps Baseball Card (#401 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
James Alton Coates
Nickname:
Jim
Born On:
08-04-1932  (Leo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Farnham, Virginia
Year of Death Data Died On:
11-15-2019 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Lancaster, Virginia
Cemetery:
Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Lively, Virginia
High School:
Lively High School (Lively, VA)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-04
Player Weight Chart Weight:
192
First Game:
09-21-1956 (Age 24)
Last Game:
09-30-1967
Draft:
Not Applicable
Jim Coates

Jim Coates 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
1956 24 Yankees 2 0 0 0 0 .000 13.50 0 0 0 2.0 12 1 3 3 0 4 0 0 1 1 0 -
1959 27 Yankees 37 4 17 6 1 .857 2.87 2 0 0 100.1 425 89 32 39 10 36 4 64 1 3 2 -
1960 28 Yankees 35 18 5 13 3 .813 4.28 6 2 1 149.1 641 139 71 78 16 66 4 73 2 2 1 -
1961 29 Yankees 43 11 15 11 5 .688 3.44 4 1 5 141.1 595 128 54 60 15 53 0 80 2 7 0 -
1962 30 Yankees 50 6 25 7 6 .538 4.44 0 0 6 117.2 517 119 58 62 9 50 5 67 3 5 0 -
1963 31 Senators 20 2 9 2 4 .333 5.28 0 0 0 44.1 201 51 26 29 4 21 4 31 4 3 0 -
1963 31 Reds 9 0 4 0 0 .000 5.51 0 0 0 16.1 75 21 10 10 2 7 1 11 2 0 0 -
1965 33 Angels 17 0 8 2 0 1.000 3.54 0 0 3 28.0 124 23 11 13 1 16 2 15 1 0 0 -
1966 34 Angels 9 4 1 1 1 .500 3.98 1 1 0 31.2 135 32 14 16 3 10 0 16 1 0 0 -
1967 35 Angels 25 1 5 1 2 .333 4.30 0 0 0 52.1 222 47 25 26 5 23 5 39 2 4 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 247 46 89 43 22 .662 4.00 13 4 15 683.1 2,947 650 304 336 65 286 25 396 19 25 3 -
Jim Coates

Jim Coates Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1956 24 Yankees 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1959 27 Yankees 37 21 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 16 0 0 0 0 .095 .136 .095
1960 28 Yankees 35 48 10 12 4 0 0 0 6 2 0 20 8 0 1 0 .250 .294 .333
1961 29 Yankees 43 35 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 21 8 0 1 0 .029 .081 .029
1962 30 Yankees 50 32 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 17 3 0 0 0 .125 .152 .125
1963 31 Senators 20 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1963 31 Reds 9 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1965 33 Angels 17 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1966 34 Angels 9 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 .091 .091 .091
1967 35 Angels 25 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .667
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
9 Years 247 160 14 21 5 0 0 0 7 5 0 93 19 0 2 0 .131 .168 .163
Jim Coates

Jim Coates Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1956 Yankees P 2 0 6 1 0.5 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1959 Yankees P 37 4 301 26 0.7 24 7 17 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .923 2.15
1960 Yankees P 35 18 448 28 0.8 24 9 15 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .857 1.45
1961 Yankees P 43 11 424 33 0.8 31 12 19 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .939 1.97
1962 Yankees P 50 6 353 20 0.4 18 6 12 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .900 1.38
1963 Senators P 20 2 133 8 0.4 8 2 6 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.62
1963 Reds P 9 0 49 4 0.4 4 0 4 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.20
1965 Angels P 17 0 84 9 0.5 7 1 6 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .778 2.25
1966 Angels P 9 4 95 6 0.7 6 3 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.71
1967 Angels P 25 1 157 12 0.5 12 4 8 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.06
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
P Totals 247 46 2,050 147 0.6 135 44 91 12 9 n/a n/a n/a .918 1.78
9 Years 247 46 2,050 147 0.6 135 44 91 12 9 n/a n/a n/a .918 1.78
Jim Coates

Jim Coates Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1956 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.00 18.00
1959 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.3 0.0 1.78 5.74 3.23
1960 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.4 8.0 1.11 4.40 3.98
1961 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.7 0.0 1.51 5.09 3.38
1962 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.9 32.0 1.34 5.12 3.82
1963 Senators 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.48 6.29 4.26
1963 Reds 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.0 0.0 1.57 6.06 3.86
1965 Angels 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.94 4.82 5.14
1966 Angels 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.2 0.0 1.60 4.55 2.84
1967 Angels 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.0 0.0 1.70 6.71 3.96
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
9 Years 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.7 22.9 1.38 5.22 3.77
Jim Coates

Jim Coates Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1956 New York Yankees 52 Undetermined - -
1959 New York Yankees 39 Undetermined - -
1960 New York Yankees 39 Undetermined Stats Stats
1961 New York Yankees 39 Undetermined - Stats
1962 New York Yankees 39 Undetermined - Stats
1963 Washington Senators 28 Undetermined - -
1963 Cincinnati Reds 47 Undetermined - -
1965 Los Angeles Angels 46 Undetermined - -
1966 California Angels 46 Undetermined - -
1967 California Angels 46 $11,000.00 - -


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Last-Modified: November 16, 2019 4:14 AM EST

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