Paul Popovich Stats

Paul Popovich was born on Sunday, August 18, 1940, in Flemington, West Virginia. Popovich was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 19, 1964, with the Chicago Cubs. 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 Paul Popovich baseball stats page.

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Paul Popovich

Paul Popovich Autograph on a 1975 Topps Baseball Card (#359 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1975top01' title='1975 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Paul Popovich Autograph on a 1975 Topps Baseball Card (#359 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Paul Edward Popovich
Nickname:
None
Born On:
08-18-1940  (Leo)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Flemington, West Virginia
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Flemington High School (Flemington, WV)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Both
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-00
Player Weight Chart Weight:
175
First Game:
04-19-1964 (Age 23)
Last Game:
07-21-1975
Draft:
Not Applicable
Paul Popovich

Paul Popovich 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
Paul Popovich

Paul Popovich Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1964 24 Cubs 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000
1966 26 Cubs 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000
1967 27 Cubs 49 159 18 34 4 0 0 0 2 9 0 12 3 0 2 6 .214 .265 .239
1968 28 Dodgers 134 418 35 97 8 1 2 0 25 29 2 37 9 5 1 7 .232 .280 .270
1969 29 Dodgers 28 50 5 10 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 4 2 1 0 1 .200 .212 .200
1969 29 Cubs 60 154 26 48 6 0 1 0 14 18 0 14 4 0 1 1 .312 .387 .370
1970 30 Cubs 78 186 22 47 5 1 4 0 20 18 4 18 2 1 2 3 .253 .324 .355
1971 31 Cubs 89 226 24 49 7 1 4 1 28 14 0 17 1 2 0 7 .217 .260 .310
1972 32 Cubs 58 129 8 25 3 2 1 0 11 12 2 8 0 1 0 4 .194 .261 .271
1973 33 Cubs 99 280 24 66 6 3 2 0 24 18 5 27 4 5 1 8 .236 .280 .300
1974 34 Pirates 59 83 9 18 2 1 0 0 5 5 1 10 0 2 0 0 .217 .256 .265
1975 35 Pirates 25 40 5 8 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 .200 .273 .225
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
11 Years 682 1,732 176 403 42 9 14 1 134 127 14 151 25 17 8 38 .233 .286 .292
Paul Popovich

Paul Popovich Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1966 Cubs 2B 2 1 39 9 4.5 8 5 3 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .889 5.54
1967 Cubs 2B 17 9 285 66 3.9 65 26 39 1 11 n/a n/a n/a .985 6.16
1967 Cubs 3B 2 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1967 Cubs SS 31 26 669 121 3.9 117 40 77 4 12 n/a n/a n/a .967 4.72
1968 Dodgers 2B 89 80 2,130 408 4.6 401 172 229 7 48 n/a n/a n/a .983 5.08
1968 Dodgers 3B 7 0 27 2 0.3 2 1 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.00
1968 Dodgers SS 45 35 966 182 4.0 178 59 119 4 20 n/a n/a n/a .978 4.98
1969 Dodgers 2B 23 12 387 66 2.9 65 27 38 1 9 n/a n/a n/a .985 4.53
1969 Dodgers SS 3 1 30 3 1.0 2 0 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .667 1.80
1969 Cubs 2B 25 23 621 117 4.7 114 50 64 3 13 n/a n/a n/a .974 4.96
1969 Cubs 3B 6 4 123 12 2.0 11 2 9 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .917 2.41
1969 Cubs CF 1 0 6 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1969 Cubs SS 7 6 168 36 5.1 36 13 23 0 7 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.79
1970 Cubs 2B 22 17 507 101 4.6 100 42 58 1 18 n/a n/a n/a .990 5.33
1970 Cubs 3B 16 11 327 22 1.4 21 9 12 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .955 1.73
1970 Cubs SS 17 9 264 53 3.1 51 24 27 2 7 n/a n/a n/a .962 5.22
1971 Cubs 2B 40 31 939 196 4.9 193 74 119 3 26 n/a n/a n/a .985 5.55
1971 Cubs 3B 16 12 345 32 2.0 31 4 27 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .969 2.43
1971 Cubs SS 1 0 9 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1972 Cubs 2B 36 22 675 160 4.4 157 59 98 3 22 n/a n/a n/a .981 6.28
1972 Cubs 3B 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1972 Cubs SS 8 8 207 48 6.0 47 18 29 1 8 n/a n/a n/a .979 6.13
1973 Cubs 2B 84 68 1,821 426 5.1 418 171 247 8 53 n/a n/a n/a .981 6.20
1973 Cubs 3B 1 0 15 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.80
1973 Cubs SS 9 4 150 22 2.4 22 8 14 0 5 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.96
1974 Pirates 2B 12 9 267 53 4.4 51 21 30 2 5 n/a n/a n/a .962 5.16
1974 Pirates SS 10 0 57 11 1.1 11 3 8 0 4 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.21
1975 Pirates 2B 8 5 171 30 3.8 30 16 14 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.74
1975 Pirates SS 8 0 33 9 1.1 8 1 7 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .889 6.55
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
2B Totals 358 277 7,842 1,632 4.6 1,602 663 939 30 208 n/a n/a n/a .982 5.52
SS Totals 139 89 2,553 485 3.5 472 166 306 13 64 n/a n/a n/a .973 4.99
3B Totals 49 27 849 69 1.4 66 16 50 3 3 n/a n/a n/a .957 2.10
CF Totals 1 0 6 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
10 Years 547 393 11,250 2,187 4.0 2,141 846 1,295 46 275 n/a n/a n/a .979 5.14
Paul Popovich

Paul Popovich Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1964 Cubs 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1966 Cubs 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.0 0.0 - - -
1967 Cubs 0 1 .000 7 0 n/a 0.0 13.3 79.5 - - -
1968 Dodgers 1 3 .250 4 1 n/a 209.0 11.3 16.7 - - -
1969 Dodgers 0 0 .000 3 3 n/a 0.0 12.5 12.5 - - -
1969 Cubs 0 1 .000 24 1 n/a 154.0 11.0 11.0 - - -
1970 Cubs 0 1 .000 28 0 n/a 46.5 10.3 9.3 - - -
1971 Cubs 0 1 .000 34 2 n/a 56.5 13.3 8.1 - - -
1972 Cubs 0 1 .000 15 1 n/a 129.0 16.1 11.7 - - -
1973 Cubs 3 2 .600 10 0 n/a 140.0 10.4 11.7 - - -
1974 Pirates 0 0 .000 43 1 n/a 0.0 8.3 16.6 - - -
1975 Pirates 0 0 .000 17 1 n/a 0.0 20.0 40.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
11 Years 4 10 .286 186 10 n/a 123.7 11.5 12.9 - - -
Paul Popovich

Paul Popovich Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1964 Chicago Cubs 11 Undetermined - -
1966 Chicago Cubs 22 Undetermined - -
1967 Chicago Cubs 22 Undetermined - -
1968 Los Angeles Dodgers 26 Undetermined - -
1969 Los Angeles Dodgers 22 Undetermined - -
1969 Chicago Cubs 22 Undetermined - -
1970 Chicago Cubs 22 Undetermined - -
1971 Chicago Cubs 22 Undetermined - -
1972 Chicago Cubs 22 Undetermined - -
1973 Chicago Cubs 22 Undetermined - -
1974 Pittsburgh Pirates 24 Undetermined - -
1975 Pittsburgh Pirates 24 Undetermined - -


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