Ron Samford Stats

Ron Samford was born on Friday, February 28, 1930, in Dallas, Texas. Samford was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 15, 1954, with the New York Giants. 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 Ron Samford baseball stats page.

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Ron Samford

Ron Samford Autograph on a 1959 Topps Baseball Card (#242 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1959top01' title='1959 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Ron Samford Autograph on a 1959 Topps Baseball Card (#242 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Ronald Edward Samford
Nickname:
Ron
Born On:
02-28-1930  (Pisces)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Dallas, Texas
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Adamson High School (Dallas, TX)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
156
First Game:
04-15-1954 (Age 24)
Last Game:
09-23-1959
Draft:
Not Applicable

Ron Samford

Ron Samford Pitching Stats

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Ron Samford Hitting Stats

1954 24 Giants 12 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000
1955 25 Tigers 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1957 27 Tigers 54 91 6 20 1 2 0 0 5 6 0 15 1 0 1 1 .220 .276 .275
1959 29 Senators 91 237 23 53 13 0 5 0 22 11 0 29 3 2 2 10 .224 .262 .342
4 Years 158 334 31 73 14 2 5 0 27 17 0 46 4 2 3 12 .219 .261 .317

Ron Samford

Ron Samford Fielding Stats

1954 Giants 2B 3 2 33 5 1.7 5 3 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.09
1955 Tigers SS 1 0 12 2 2.0 2 0 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1957 Tigers 2B 11 6 168 39 3.5 38 17 21 1 5 n/a n/a n/a .974 6.11
1957 Tigers 3B 4 0 39 5 1.3 4 2 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .800 2.77
1957 Tigers SS 35 20 597 110 3.1 106 34 72 4 18 n/a n/a n/a .964 4.79
1959 Senators 2B 23 11 381 78 3.4 75 38 37 3 6 n/a n/a n/a .962 5.31
1959 Senators SS 64 56 1,464 284 4.4 269 92 177 15 33 n/a n/a n/a .947 4.96
SS Totals 100 76 2,073 396 4.0 377 126 251 19 51 n/a n/a n/a .952 4.91
2B Totals 37 19 582 122 3.3 118 58 60 4 11 n/a n/a n/a .967 5.47
3B Totals 4 0 39 5 1.3 4 2 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .800 2.77
4 Years 141 95 2,694 523 3.7 499 186 313 24 62 n/a n/a n/a .954 5.00

Ron Samford

Ron Samford Miscellaneous Stats

1954 Giants 0 1 .000 1 9 n/a 0.0 5.0 0.0 - - -
1955 Tigers 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.0 0.0 - - -
1957 Tigers 1 0 1.000 0 6 n/a 0.0 6.1 18.2 - - -
1959 Senators 1 0 1.000 3 3 n/a 47.4 8.2 10.8 - - -
4 Years 2 1 .667 4 18 n/a 66.8 7.3 12.4 - - -

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Ron Samford Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1954 New York Giants 17 Undetermined - -
1955 Detroit Tigers 25 , 37 Undetermined - -
1957 Detroit Tigers 27 Undetermined - -
1959 Washington Senators 32 Undetermined - -
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