Bob Gilks Stats

Bob Gilks was born on Saturday, July 2, 1864, in Cincinnati, Ohio. Gilks was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on August 25, 1887, with the Cleveland Blues. 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 Bob Gilks baseball stats page.

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Birth Name:
Robert James Gilks
Nickname:
Bob
Born On:
07-02-1864  (Cancer)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Year of Death Data Died On:
08-21-1944 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Brunswick, Georgia
Cemetery:
Palmetto Cemetery, Brunswick, Georgia
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-08
Player Weight Chart Weight:
178
First Game:
08-25-1887 (Age 23)
Last Game:
09-18-1893
Draft:
Not Applicable

Bob Gilks

Bob Gilks Pitching Stats

1887 23 Blues 13 13 0 7 5 .583 3.08 12 1 0 108.0 475 104 37 66 1 42 - 28 0 9 0 -
1888 24 Blues 4 2 2 0 2 .000 8.14 2 0 1 21.0 98 26 19 23 1 8 - 3 0 0 0 -
1890 26 Spiders 4 3 1 2 2 .500 4.26 3 0 0 31.2 0 34 15 17 0 9 - 5 1 0 0 -
3 Years 21 18 3 9 9 .500 3.98 17 1 1 160.2 573 164 71 106 2 59 - 36 1 9 0 -

Bob Gilks

Bob Gilks Hitting Stats

1887 23 Blues 22 83 12 26 2 0 0 0 13 3 - - - - 2 - .313 .352 .301
1888 24 Blues 119 484 59 111 14 4 1 0 63 7 - - - - 3 - .229 .245 .281
1889 25 Spiders 53 210 17 50 5 2 0 0 18 7 - 20 - - 3 - .238 .273 .281
1890 26 Spiders 130 544 65 116 10 3 0 0 41 32 - 38 - - 6 - .213 .265 .243
1893 29 Orioles 15 64 10 17 2 0 0 0 7 0 - 3 - - 1 - .266 .277 .297
5 Years 339 1,385 163 320 33 9 1 0 142 49 - 61 - - 15 - .231 .265 .270

Bob Gilks

Bob Gilks Fielding Stats

1887 Blues 1B 6 - - 53 8.8 52 50 2 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .981 0.00
1887 Blues 2B 1 - - 5 5.0 4 3 1 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .800 0.00
1887 Blues OF 3 - - 5 1.7 5 4 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1887 Blues P 13 13 324 42 3.2 37 8 29 5 2 n/a n/a n/a .881 3.08
1888 Blues 2B 1 - - 3 3.0 3 1 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1888 Blues 3B 28 - - 120 4.3 100 31 69 20 9 n/a n/a n/a .833 0.00
1888 Blues OF 87 - - 159 1.8 143 133 10 16 2 n/a n/a n/a .899 0.00
1888 Blues P 4 2 63 5 1.3 5 2 3 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.14
1888 Blues SS 4 - - 17 4.3 15 5 10 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .882 0.00
1889 Spiders 1B 10 - - 105 10.5 102 96 6 3 7 n/a n/a n/a .971 0.00
1889 Spiders 2B 1 - - 2 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1889 Spiders OF 29 - - 58 2.0 58 53 5 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1889 Spiders SS 13 - - 70 5.4 64 21 43 6 2 n/a n/a n/a .914 0.00
1890 Spiders 2B 2 - - 11 5.5 10 6 4 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .909 0.00
1890 Spiders OF 123 - - 273 2.2 257 237 20 16 2 n/a n/a n/a .941 0.00
1890 Spiders P 4 3 95 7 1.8 6 1 5 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .857 1.71
1890 Spiders SS 3 - - 15 5.0 12 4 8 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .800 0.00
1893 Orioles OF 15 - - 32 2.1 31 26 5 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .969 0.00
OF Totals 257 0 0 527 2.1 494 453 41 33 6 n/a n/a n/a .937 0.00
3B Totals 28 0 0 120 4.3 100 31 69 20 9 n/a n/a n/a .833 0.00
P Totals 21 18 482 54 2.6 48 11 37 6 2 n/a n/a n/a .889 2.69
SS Totals 20 0 0 102 5.1 91 30 61 11 5 n/a n/a n/a .892 0.00
1B Totals 16 0 0 158 9.9 154 146 8 4 9 n/a n/a n/a .975 0.00
2B Totals 5 0 0 21 4.2 19 12 7 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .905 0.00
5 Years 347 18 482 982 2.8 906 683 223 76 33 n/a n/a n/a .923 50.75

Bob Gilks

Bob Gilks Miscellaneous Stats

1887 Blues 5 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 6.4 0.67 2.33 3.50
1888 Blues 16 - - 0 0 n/a 484.0 0.0 7.7 0.38 1.29 3.43
1889 Spiders 6 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 10.5 11.7 - - -
1890 Spiders 17 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 14.3 13.3 0.56 1.42 2.56
1893 Orioles 3 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 21.3 9.1 - - -
5 Years 47 - - 0 0 n/a 1,385.0 22.7 9.8 0.61 2.02 3.30

Bob Gilks

Bob Gilks Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1887 Cleveland Blues n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1888 Cleveland Blues n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1889 Cleveland Spiders n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1890 Cleveland Spiders n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1893 Baltimore Orioles n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
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