Ducky Detweiler Stats

Ducky Detweiler was born on Saturday, February 15, 1919, in Trumbauersville, Pennsylvania. Detweiler was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 12, 1942, 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 Ducky Detweiler baseball stats page.

"I went out there and did the best I could, tried to give a little spark to the old (1942) Boston Braves, but it didn't help much 'cause we were down there at the bottom of the standings." - Ducky Detweiler (December 2012, 'Personal Interview', Author Richard Panchyk)
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Birth Name:
Robert Sterling Detweiler
Nickname:
Ducky
Born On:
02-15-1919  (Aquarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Trumbauersville, Pennsylvania
Year of Death Data Died On:
03-13-2013 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Easton, Maryland
Cemetery:
Hillcrest Cemetery, Federalsburg, Maryland
High School:
Quakertown High School (Bucks County, PA)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
178
First Game:
09-12-1942 (Age 23)
Last Game:
06-01-1946
Draft:
Not Applicable
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Ducky Detweiler 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
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Ducky Detweiler Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1942 23 Braves 12 44 3 14 2 1 0 0 5 2 - 7 0 - 0 1 .318 .348 .409
1946 27 Braves 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 .000 .000 .000
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
2 Years 13 45 3 14 2 1 0 0 5 2 - 7 0 - 0 1 .311 .340 .400
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Ducky Detweiler Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1942 Braves 3B 12 11 294 28 2.3 26 10 16 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .929 2.39
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
3B Totals 12 11 294 28 2.3 26 10 16 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .929 2.39
1 Year 12 11 294 28 2.3 26 10 16 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .929 2.39
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Ducky Detweiler Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1942 Braves 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 6.3 8.8 - - -
1946 Braves 0 - - 1 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
2 Years 0 - - 1 0 n/a 0.0 6.4 9.0 - - -
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Ducky Detweiler Miscellaneous Items of Interest

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Last-Modified: February 1, 2018 10:05 AM EST

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