Jay Ritchie Stats

Jay Ritchie was born on Friday, November 20, 1936, in Salisbury, North Carolina. Ritchie was 27 years old when he broke into the big leagues on August 4, 1964, with the Boston Red Sox. 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 Jay Ritchie baseball stats page.

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Jay Ritchie

Jay Ritchie Autograph on a 1965 Topps (#494)

Jay Ritchie Autograph on a 1965 Topps (#494)

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Birth Name:
Jay Seay Ritchie
Nickname:
None
Born On:
11-20-1936  (Scorpio)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Salisbury, North Carolina
Year of Death Data Died On:
01-05-2016 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Rockwell, North Carolina
Cemetery:
Shiloh Reformed Church Cemetery, Faith, North Carolina
High School:
Granite Quarry High School (Granite Quarry, NC)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-04
Player Weight Chart Weight:
190
First Game:
08-04-1964 (Age 27)
Last Game:
09-03-1968
Draft:
Not Applicable

Jay Ritchie

Jay Ritchie Pitching Stats

1964 28 Red Sox 21 0 4 1 1 .500 2.74 0 0 0 46.0 195 43 14 21 4 14 2 35 0 0 0 -
1965 29 Red Sox 44 0 24 1 2 .333 3.17 0 0 2 71.0 311 83 25 30 3 26 5 55 0 1 1 -
1966 30 Braves 22 0 9 0 1 .000 4.08 0 0 4 35.1 150 32 16 17 3 12 4 33 0 0 1 -
1967 31 Braves 52 0 15 4 6 .400 3.17 0 0 2 82.1 351 75 29 32 6 29 11 57 6 4 0 -
1968 32 Reds 28 2 6 2 3 .400 4.61 0 0 0 56.2 251 68 29 32 7 13 2 32 3 1 0 -
5 Years 167 2 58 8 13 .381 3.49 0 0 8 291.1 1,258 301 113 132 23 94 24 212 9 6 2 -

Jay Ritchie

Jay Ritchie Hitting Stats

1964 28 Red Sox 21 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .111 .111 .111
1965 29 Red Sox 44 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 .200 .333 .200
1966 30 Braves 22 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500
1967 31 Braves 52 10 0 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .300 .300 .500
1968 32 Reds 28 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000
5 Years 167 35 0 7 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 8 1 0 0 2 .200 .222 .257

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Jay Ritchie Fielding Stats

1964 Red Sox P 21 0 138 8 0.4 8 1 7 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.57
1965 Red Sox P 44 0 213 18 0.4 16 4 12 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .889 2.03
1966 Braves P 22 0 106 8 0.4 8 2 6 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.04
1967 Braves P 52 0 247 26 0.5 24 8 16 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .923 2.62
1968 Reds P 28 2 170 7 0.3 7 0 7 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.11
P Totals 167 2 874 67 0.4 63 15 48 4 2 n/a n/a n/a .940 1.95
5 Years 167 2 874 67 0.4 63 15 48 4 2 n/a n/a n/a .940 1.95

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Jay Ritchie Miscellaneous Stats

1964 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 4.5 0.0 2.50 6.85 2.74
1965 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.5 5.0 2.12 6.97 3.30
1966 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 4.0 2.75 8.41 3.06
1967 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.0 10.0 1.97 6.23 3.17
1968 Reds 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.5 0.0 2.46 5.08 2.06
5 Years 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 4.4 11.7 2.26 6.55 2.90

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Jay Ritchie Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1964 Boston Red Sox 19 Undetermined - -
1965 Boston Red Sox 19 Undetermined - -
1966 Atlanta Braves 26 Undetermined - -
1967 Atlanta Braves 26 Undetermined - -
1968 Cincinnati Reds 30 Undetermined - -
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Last-Modified: February 1, 2018 10:05 AM EST

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