Mel Nelson Stats

Mel Nelson was born on Saturday, May 30, 1936, in San Diego, California. Nelson was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 27, 1960, with the St. Louis Cardinals. 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 Mel Nelson baseball stats page.

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Mel Nelson

Mel Nelson Autograph on a 1964 Topps Baseball Card (#273 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1964top01' title='1964 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Mel Nelson Autograph on a 1964 Topps Baseball Card (#273 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Melvin Frederick Nelson
Nickname:
Mel
Born On:
05-30-1936  (Gemini)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
San Diego, California
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
San Bernadino High School (San Bernadino, CA)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
185
First Game:
09-27-1960 (Age 24)
Last Game:
06-02-1969
Draft:
Not Applicable

Mel Nelson

Mel Nelson Pitching Stats

1960 24 Cardinals 2 1 1 0 1 .000 3.38 0 0 0 8.0 33 7 3 3 1 2 1 7 0 0 0 -
1963 27 Angels 36 3 7 2 3 .400 5.30 0 0 1 52.2 250 55 31 34 7 32 5 41 4 2 0 -
1965 29 Twins 28 3 13 0 4 .000 4.12 0 0 3 54.2 247 57 25 29 7 23 3 31 4 2 0 -
1967 31 Twins 1 0 0 0 0 .000 54.05 0 0 0 0.1 4 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
1968 32 Cardinals 18 4 8 2 1 .667 2.91 1 0 1 52.2 212 49 17 20 3 9 3 16 0 0 0 -
1969 33 Cardinals 8 0 2 0 1 .000 11.81 0 0 0 5.1 30 13 7 7 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 -
6 Years 93 11 31 4 10 .286 4.40 1 0 5 173.2 776 184 85 95 19 69 12 98 8 4 0 -

Mel Nelson

Mel Nelson Hitting Stats

1960 24 Cardinals 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500
1963 27 Angels 39 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .091 .091 .091
1965 29 Twins 28 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 0 0 .111 .111 .111
1967 31 Twins 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1968 32 Cardinals 18 12 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 .167 .231 .167
1969 33 Cardinals 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
6 Years 96 34 2 5 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 13 1 0 0 0 .147 .171 .147

Mel Nelson

Mel Nelson Fielding Stats

1960 Cardinals P 2 1 24 1 0.5 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.13
1963 Angels P 36 3 158 16 0.4 16 1 15 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.73
1965 Twins P 28 3 164 10 0.4 10 2 8 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.65
1967 Twins P 1 0 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1968 Cardinals P 18 4 158 12 0.7 12 3 9 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.05
1969 Cardinals P 8 0 16 1 0.1 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.69
P Totals 93 11 521 40 0.4 40 7 33 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.07
6 Years 93 11 521 40 0.4 40 7 33 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.07

Mel Nelson

Mel Nelson Miscellaneous Stats

1960 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.0 2.0 3.50 7.88 2.25
1963 Angels 0 0 .000 1 3 n/a 0.0 3.7 0.0 1.28 7.01 5.47
1965 Twins 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.8 0.0 1.35 5.10 3.79
1967 Twins 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.00
1968 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.0 6.0 1.78 2.73 1.54
1969 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.00 5.06 5.06
6 Years 0 0 .000 1 3 n/a 0.0 2.6 11.3 1.42 5.08 3.58

Mel Nelson

Mel Nelson Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1960 St. Louis Cardinals 35 Undetermined - -
1963 Los Angeles Angels 43 Undetermined - -
1965 Minnesota Twins 29 Undetermined - -
1967 Minnesota Twins 26 Undetermined - -
1968 St. Louis Cardinals 47 Undetermined - Stats
1969 St. Louis Cardinals 47 Undetermined - -

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