Fritz Peterson Stats

Fritz Peterson was born on Sunday, February 8, 1942, in Chicago, Illinois. Peterson was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 15, 1966, with the New York Yankees. 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 Fritz Peterson baseball stats page.

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Fritz Peterson

Fritz Peterson Autograph on a 1976 Topps Baseball Card (#255 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1976top01' title='1976 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Fritz Peterson Autograph on a 1976 Topps Baseball Card (#255 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Fred Ingels Peterson
Nickname:
Fritz
Born On:
02-08-1942  (Aquarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Chicago, Illinois
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Arlington High School (Arlington, IL)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Both
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
200
First Game:
04-15-1966 (Age 24)
Last Game:
06-19-1976
Draft:
Not Applicable

Fritz Peterson

Fritz Peterson Pitching Stats

1966 24 Yankees 34 32 1 12 11 .522 3.31 11 2 0 215.0 880 196 79 89 15 40 6 96 3 3 0 -
1967 25 Yankees 36 30 1 8 14 .364 3.47 6 1 0 181.1 755 179 70 88 11 43 9 102 1 3 1 -
1968 26 Yankees 36 27 3 12 11 .522 2.63 6 2 0 212.1 833 187 62 72 13 29 9 115 2 4 1 -
1969 27 Yankees 37 37 0 17 16 .515 2.55 16 4 0 272.0 1,066 228 77 95 15 43 11 150 2 3 0 -
1970 28 Yankees 39 37 0 20 11 .645 2.90 8 2 0 260.1 1,051 247 84 102 24 40 6 127 2 3 1 -
1971 29 Yankees 37 35 2 15 13 .536 3.05 16 4 1 274.0 1,104 269 93 106 25 42 7 139 6 4 1 -
1972 30 Yankees 35 35 0 17 15 .531 3.24 12 3 0 250.1 1,042 270 90 98 17 44 5 100 7 5 1 -
1973 31 Yankees 31 31 0 8 15 .348 3.95 6 0 0 184.1 789 207 81 93 18 49 10 59 6 7 0 -
1974 32 Yankees 3 1 2 0 0 .000 4.70 0 0 0 7.2 38 13 4 4 1 2 1 5 1 0 0 -
1974 32 Indians 29 29 0 9 14 .391 4.36 3 0 0 152.2 663 187 74 89 16 37 7 52 0 4 1 -
1975 33 Indians 25 25 0 14 8 .636 3.94 6 2 0 146.1 609 154 64 73 15 40 4 47 2 6 0 -
1976 34 Indians 9 9 0 0 3 .000 5.55 0 0 0 47.0 204 59 29 31 3 10 0 19 1 0 0 -
1976 34 Rangers 4 2 0 1 0 1.000 3.60 0 0 0 15.0 69 21 6 7 0 7 0 4 0 0 0 -
11 Years 355 330 9 133 131 .504 3.30 90 20 1 2,218.1 9,103 2,217 813 947 173 426 75 1,015 33 42 6 -

Fritz Peterson

Fritz Peterson Hitting Stats

1966 24 Yankees 34 67 4 15 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 19 8 0 0 0 .224 .246 .299
1967 25 Yankees 36 48 2 7 1 0 0 0 1 5 0 19 3 0 0 0 .146 .226 .167
1968 26 Yankees 36 63 2 5 1 1 0 0 4 1 0 24 5 1 1 0 .079 .106 .127
1969 27 Yankees 37 80 8 9 3 0 0 0 2 8 0 22 7 0 0 0 .113 .193 .150
1970 28 Yankees 39 90 7 20 3 0 2 0 7 0 0 24 7 1 1 0 .222 .228 .322
1971 29 Yankees 37 85 2 7 1 0 0 0 8 5 0 22 14 1 0 2 .082 .132 .094
1972 30 Yankees 35 82 6 19 1 0 0 0 9 3 0 14 15 0 0 1 .232 .259 .244
1973 31 Yankees 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1974 32 Yankees 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1974 32 Indians 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1975 33 Indians 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1976 34 Indians 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1976 34 Rangers 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
11 Years 355 515 31 82 15 1 2 0 31 24 0 144 59 3 2 3 .159 .199 .204

Fritz Peterson

Fritz Peterson Fielding Stats

1966 Yankees P 34 32 645 56 1.6 52 16 36 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .929 2.18
1967 Yankees P 36 30 544 50 1.4 48 13 35 2 4 n/a n/a n/a .960 2.38
1968 Yankees P 36 27 637 64 1.8 62 6 56 2 6 n/a n/a n/a .969 2.63
1969 Yankees P 37 37 816 71 1.9 68 15 53 3 5 n/a n/a n/a .958 2.25
1970 Yankees P 39 37 781 67 1.7 64 12 52 3 7 n/a n/a n/a .955 2.21
1971 Yankees P 37 35 822 69 1.9 68 14 54 1 7 n/a n/a n/a .986 2.23
1972 Yankees P 35 35 751 58 1.7 57 13 44 1 6 n/a n/a n/a .983 2.05
1973 Yankees P 31 31 553 43 1.4 41 11 30 2 3 n/a n/a n/a .953 2.00
1974 Yankees P 3 1 23 1 0.3 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.17
1974 Indians P 29 29 458 40 1.4 38 8 30 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .950 2.24
1975 Indians P 25 25 439 35 1.4 34 8 26 1 3 n/a n/a n/a .971 2.09
1976 Indians P 9 9 141 8 0.9 8 0 8 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.53
1976 Rangers P 4 2 45 4 1.0 4 0 4 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.40
P Totals 355 330 6,655 566 1.6 545 116 429 21 44 n/a n/a n/a .963 2.21
11 Years 355 330 6,655 566 1.6 545 116 429 21 44 n/a n/a n/a .963 2.21

Fritz Peterson

Fritz Peterson Miscellaneous Stats

1966 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.5 0.0 2.40 4.02 1.67
1967 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.5 48.0 2.37 5.06 2.13
1968 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.6 15.8 3.97 4.87 1.23
1969 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.6 40.0 3.49 4.96 1.42
1970 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 45.0 3.8 12.9 3.18 4.39 1.38
1971 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.9 10.6 3.31 4.57 1.38
1972 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.9 9.1 2.27 3.60 1.58
1973 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.20 2.88 2.39
1974 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.50 5.87 2.35
1974 Indians 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.41 3.07 2.18
1975 Indians 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.18 2.89 2.46
1976 Indians 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.90 3.64 1.91
1976 Rangers 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.57 2.40 4.20
11 Years 0 0 .000 0 0 0 257.5 3.6 16.6 2.38 4.12 1.73

Fritz Peterson

Fritz Peterson Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1966 New York Yankees 52 Undetermined - -
1967 New York Yankees 19 Undetermined - -
1968 New York Yankees 19 Undetermined - -
1969 New York Yankees 19 Undetermined - -
1970 New York Yankees 19 Undetermined Stats -
1971 New York Yankees 19 Undetermined - -
1972 New York Yankees 19 Undetermined - -
1973 New York Yankees 19 Undetermined - -
1974 New York Yankees 19 Undetermined - -
1974 Cleveland Indians 16 , 30 Undetermined - -
1975 Cleveland Indians 16 Undetermined - -
1976 Cleveland Indians 16 Undetermined - -
1976 Texas Rangers 19 Undetermined - -
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