Gene Conley Stats

Gene Conley was born on Monday, November 10, 1930, in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Conley was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 17, 1952, with the Boston Braves. 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 Gene Conley baseball stats page.

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"When my playing days were over I couldn't go to a ballgame. I still can't. Maybe inside there's a feeling that I can do better than the guys out there. Now I'm on the other side of the fence, they've locked me out and it's cold." - Gene Conley

Gene Conley

Gene 'Daddy Long Arms' Conley Autograph on a 1991 Topps Archives Baseball Card (#215 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1991top05' title='1991 Topps Archives Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Gene 'Daddy Long Arms' Conley Autograph on a 1991 Topps Archives Baseball Card (#215 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Donald Eugene Conley
Nickname:
Daddy Long Arms
Born On:
11-10-1930  (Scorpio)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Year of Death Data Died On:
07-04-2017 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Foxborough, Massachusetts
Cemetery:
Cremated
High School:
Columbia High School (Richland, WA)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-08
Player Weight Chart Weight:
225
First Game:
04-17-1952 (Age 21)
Last Game:
09-21-1963
Draft:
Not Applicable

Gene Conley

Gene Conley Pitching Stats

1952 22 Braves 4 3 1 0 3 .000 7.82 0 0 0 12.2 72 23 11 16 4 9 - 6 0 2 0 -
1954 24 Braves 28 27 1 14 9 .609 2.96 12 2 0 194.1 814 171 64 73 17 79 0 113 4 7 0 -
1955 25 Braves 22 21 1 11 7 .611 4.16 10 0 0 158.0 669 152 73 81 23 52 9 107 2 1 0 -
1956 26 Braves 31 19 9 8 9 .471 3.13 5 1 3 158.1 681 169 55 74 13 52 10 68 3 2 0 -
1957 27 Braves 35 18 6 9 9 .500 3.16 6 1 1 148.0 629 133 52 63 9 64 5 61 6 2 0 -
1958 28 Braves 26 7 12 0 6 .000 4.88 0 0 2 72.0 317 89 39 44 8 17 1 53 2 4 0 -
1959 29 Phillies 25 22 2 12 7 .632 3.00 12 3 1 180.0 729 159 60 68 13 42 6 102 4 2 0 -
1960 30 Phillies 29 25 3 8 14 .364 3.68 9 2 0 183.1 771 192 75 85 10 42 4 117 1 2 1 -
1961 31 Red Sox 33 30 3 11 14 .440 4.91 6 2 1 199.2 877 229 109 116 33 65 2 113 0 3 0 -
1962 32 Red Sox 34 33 1 15 14 .517 3.95 9 2 1 241.2 1,017 238 106 116 28 68 5 134 5 5 0 -
1963 33 Red Sox 9 9 0 3 4 .429 6.64 0 0 0 40.2 191 51 30 31 4 21 0 14 0 1 1 -
11 Years 276 214 39 91 96 .487 3.82 69 13 9 1,588.2 6,767 1,606 674 767 162 511 42 888 27 31 2 -

Gene Conley

Gene Conley Hitting Stats

1952 22 Braves 4 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .400 .400 .400
1954 24 Braves 28 77 5 12 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 13 3 0 0 2 .156 .156 .169
1955 25 Braves 22 54 2 11 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 12 8 0 0 2 .204 .204 .222
1956 26 Braves 31 45 1 7 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 3 8 0 0 1 .156 .174 .178
1957 27 Braves 35 46 1 9 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 14 2 0 0 0 .196 .213 .239
1958 28 Braves 26 16 2 3 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 .188 .188 .375
1959 29 Phillies 25 67 3 16 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 16 4 0 1 0 .239 .250 .269
1960 30 Phillies 29 63 3 8 2 0 1 0 5 0 0 14 2 0 1 2 .127 .141 .206
1961 31 Red Sox 33 73 8 16 3 0 2 0 8 2 0 22 2 1 1 1 .219 .247 .342
1962 32 Red Sox 34 87 7 18 6 1 1 0 11 1 0 20 1 3 1 0 .207 .217 .333
1963 33 Red Sox 9 15 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .200 .200 .267
11 Years 276 548 33 105 19 1 5 0 45 5 0 119 31 4 4 9 .192 .203 .257

Gene Conley

Gene Conley Fielding Stats

1952 Braves P 4 3 38 3 0.8 3 1 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.13
1954 Braves P 28 27 583 40 1.4 39 10 29 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .975 1.81
1955 Braves P 22 21 474 31 1.4 31 7 24 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.77
1956 Braves P 31 19 475 35 1.1 33 8 25 2 3 n/a n/a n/a .943 1.88
1957 Braves P 35 18 444 33 0.9 32 5 27 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .970 1.95
1958 Braves P 26 7 216 13 0.5 13 1 12 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.63
1959 Phillies P 25 22 540 40 1.6 38 9 29 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .950 1.90
1960 Phillies P 29 25 550 37 1.3 32 6 26 5 2 n/a n/a n/a .865 1.57
1961 Red Sox P 33 30 599 42 1.3 40 12 28 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .952 1.80
1962 Red Sox P 34 33 725 57 1.7 52 17 35 5 2 n/a n/a n/a .912 1.94
1963 Red Sox P 9 9 122 7 0.8 6 2 4 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .857 1.33
P Totals 276 214 4,766 338 1.2 319 78 241 19 17 n/a n/a n/a .944 1.81
11 Years 276 214 4,766 338 1.2 319 78 241 19 17 n/a n/a n/a .944 1.81

Gene Conley

Gene Conley Miscellaneous Stats

1952 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 5.0 0.67 4.26 6.39
1954 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.9 25.7 1.43 5.23 3.66
1955 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 4.5 13.5 2.06 6.09 2.96
1956 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 15.0 11.3 1.31 3.87 2.96
1957 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.3 23.0 0.95 3.71 3.89
1958 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 16.0 4.0 8.0 3.12 6.63 2.13
1959 Phillies 0 1 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 4.2 13.4 2.43 5.10 2.10
1960 Phillies 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 63.0 4.5 12.6 2.79 5.74 2.06
1961 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 36.5 3.3 9.1 1.74 5.09 2.93
1962 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 87.0 4.4 7.9 1.97 4.99 2.53
1963 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 15.0 0.0 0.67 3.10 4.65
11 Years 0 1 .000 0 0 n/a 109.6 4.6 12.2 1.74 5.03 2.89

Gene Conley

Gene Conley Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1952 Boston Braves 56 Undetermined - -
1954 Milwaukee Braves 22 Undetermined Stats -
1955 Milwaukee Braves 22 Undetermined Stats -
1956 Milwaukee Braves 22 Undetermined - -
1957 Milwaukee Braves 22 Undetermined - Stats
1958 Milwaukee Braves 22 Undetermined - -
1959 Philadelphia Phillies 29 Undetermined Stats -
1960 Philadelphia Phillies 29 Undetermined - -
1961 Boston Red Sox 18 Undetermined - -
1962 Boston Red Sox 18 Undetermined - -
1963 Boston Red Sox 18 Undetermined - -
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Did you know that Gene Conley is one of only a dozen former Major League Baseball players who also played in the National Basketball Association (NBA)?

NBA & MLB Players

Name MLB Debut

NBA Debut

Danny Ainge 05-21-1979

12-09-1981

Frank Baumholtz 04-15-1947

11-03-1946

Gene Conley 04-17-1952

11-16-1952

Chuck Connors 05-01-1949

11-14-1946

Dave DeBusschere 04-22-1962

10-16-1962

Dick Groat 06-19-1952

11-09-1952

Steve Hamilton 04-23-1961

10-22-1958

Mark Hendrickson 08-06-2002

11-20-1996

Cotton Nash 09-01-1967

10-17-1964

Ron Reed 09-26-1966

10-16-1965

Dick Ricketts 06-14-1959

11-05-1955

Howie Schultz 08-16-1943

11-03-1949

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