Rocky Nelson Stats

Rocky Nelson was born on Tuesday, November 18, 1924, in Portsmouth, Ohio. Nelson was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 27, 1949, 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 Rocky Nelson baseball stats page.

Rocky Nelson

Rocky Nelson Autograph on a 1954 Topps Archive (#199)
Rocky Nelson Autograph on a 1954 Topps Archive (#199)

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Birth Name:
Glenn Richard Nelson
Nickname:
Rocky
Born On:
11-18-1924  (Scorpio)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Portsmouth, Ohio
Year of Death Data Died On:
10-31-2006 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Portsmouth, Ohio
Cemetery:
Sunset Memorial Gardens, Franklin Furnace, Ohio
High School:
Portsmouth High School (Portsmouth, OH)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
178
First Game:
04-27-1949 (Age 24)
Last Game:
09-29-1961
Draft:
Not Applicable
Rocky Nelson

Rocky Nelson 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
Rocky Nelson

Rocky Nelson Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1949 25 Cardinals 82 244 28 54 8 4 4 0 32 11 - 12 4 - 1 5 .221 .258 .336
1950 26 Cardinals 76 235 27 58 10 4 1 0 20 26 - 9 3 - 1 3 .247 .324 .336
1951 27 Cardinals 9 18 3 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 - 0 0 - 0 1 .222 .263 .278
1951 27 Pirates 71 195 29 52 7 4 1 0 14 10 - 7 2 - 0 5 .267 .302 .359
1951 27 White Sox 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 0 0 - 0 0 .000 .167 .000
1952 28 Dodgers 37 39 6 10 1 0 0 0 3 7 - 4 0 - 0 0 .256 .370 .282
1954 30 Indians 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000
1956 32 Dodgers 31 96 7 20 2 0 4 0 15 4 1 10 0 2 0 2 .208 .235 .354
1956 32 Cardinals 38 56 6 13 5 0 3 0 8 6 1 6 0 0 0 2 .232 .306 .482
1959 35 Pirates 98 175 31 51 11 0 6 0 32 23 4 19 1 2 3 2 .291 .379 .457
1960 36 Pirates 93 200 34 60 11 1 7 0 35 24 5 15 1 4 5 2 .300 .382 .470
1961 37 Pirates 75 127 15 25 5 1 5 0 13 17 2 11 0 0 2 3 .197 .301 .370
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
9 Years 620 1,394 186 347 61 14 31 0 173 130 13 94 11 8 12 26 .249 .317 .379
Rocky Nelson

Rocky Nelson Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1949 Cardinals 1B 70 55 1,587 588 8.4 588 564 24 0 48 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 10.00
1950 Cardinals 1B 70 65 1,701 652 9.3 647 596 51 5 66 n/a n/a n/a .992 10.27
1951 Cardinals 1B 4 4 72 30 7.5 30 29 1 0 5 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 11.25
1951 Cardinals LF 1 0 9 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1951 Pirates 1B 32 29 741 302 9.4 299 275 24 3 32 n/a n/a n/a .990 10.89
1951 Pirates LF 12 12 297 23 1.9 23 22 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.09
1952 Dodgers 1B 5 1 87 16 3.2 16 16 0 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.97
1954 Indians 1B 2 0 18 6 3.0 6 6 0 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 9.00
1956 Dodgers 1B 25 24 561 211 8.4 209 189 20 2 20 n/a n/a n/a .991 10.06
1956 Cardinals 1B 14 0 117 61 4.4 61 54 7 0 6 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 14.08
1956 Cardinals LF 8 8 207 11 1.4 11 11 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.43
1959 Pirates 1B 56 34 1,044 357 6.4 355 337 18 2 45 n/a n/a n/a .994 9.18
1959 Pirates LF 1 1 21 3 3.0 2 2 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .667 2.57
1959 Pirates RF 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1960 Pirates 1B 73 50 1,425 502 6.9 500 463 37 2 48 n/a n/a n/a .996 9.47
1961 Pirates 1B 35 23 666 247 7.1 246 231 15 1 26 n/a n/a n/a .996 9.97
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1B Totals 386 285 8,019 2,972 7.7 2,957 2,760 197 15 299 n/a n/a n/a .995 9.96
LF Totals 22 21 534 37 1.7 36 35 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .973 1.82
RF Totals 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
9 Years 409 306 8,559 3,009 7.4 2,993 2,795 198 16 299 n/a n/a n/a .995 9.44
Rocky Nelson

Rocky Nelson Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1949 Cardinals 1 - - 11 3 n/a 61.0 20.3 7.6 - - -
1950 Cardinals 4 - - 4 4 n/a 235.0 26.1 11.8 - - -
1951 Cardinals 0 0 .000 5 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 18.0 - - -
1951 Pirates 1 1 .500 26 1 n/a 195.0 27.9 13.9 - - -
1951 White Sox 0 0 .000 6 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1952 Dodgers 0 0 .000 33 0 n/a 0.0 9.8 13.0 - - -
1954 Indians 0 0 .000 3 0 n/a 0.0 4.0 0.0 - - -
1956 Dodgers 0 0 .000 7 0 n/a 24.0 9.6 6.4 - - -
1956 Cardinals 0 0 .000 19 2 n/a 18.7 9.3 7.0 - - -
1959 Pirates 0 0 .000 41 0 n/a 29.2 9.2 5.5 - - -
1960 Pirates 1 2 .333 20 0 n/a 28.6 13.3 5.7 - - -
1961 Pirates 0 0 .000 41 1 n/a 25.4 11.5 9.8 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
9 Years 7 3 .700 216 11 n/a 45.0 14.8 8.1 - - -
Rocky Nelson

Rocky Nelson Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1949 St. Louis Cardinals 19 Undetermined - -
1950 St. Louis Cardinals 19 Undetermined - -
1951 St. Louis Cardinals 19 Undetermined - -
1951 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Undetermined - -
1951 Chicago White Sox 49 Undetermined - -
1952 Brooklyn Dodgers 32 Undetermined - Stats
1954 Cleveland Indians 37 Undetermined - -
1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 8 , 21 Undetermined - -
1956 St. Louis Cardinals 7 Undetermined - -
1959 Pittsburgh Pirates 14 Undetermined - -
1960 Pittsburgh Pirates 14 Undetermined - Stats
1961 Pittsburgh Pirates 14 Undetermined - -


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