Mike Shannon Stats

Mike Shannon was born on Saturday, July 15, 1939, in St. Louis, Missouri. Shannon was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 11, 1962, 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 Mike Shannon baseball stats page.

"I've just been so lucky. I played in the World Series in my home town and I hit a home run off of Whitey Ford. Man, I can't even dream that good." - Mike Shannon in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch (August 11, 1996)
Mike Shannon

Mike Shannon Autograph on a 1965 Topps (#43)
Mike Shannon Autograph on a 1965 Topps (#43)

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Birth Name:
Thomas Michael Shannon
Nickname:
Irish or Mike or Moonman
Born On:
07-15-1939  (Cancer)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
St. Louis, Missouri
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Christian Brothers High School (St. Louis, MO)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-03
Player Weight Chart Weight:
195
First Game:
09-11-1962 (Age 23)
Last Game:
08-12-1970
Draft:
Not Applicable
Mike Shannon

Mike Shannon 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
Mike Shannon

Mike Shannon Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1962 23 Cardinals 10 15 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 .133 .188 .133
1963 24 Cardinals 32 26 3 8 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 6 1 0 1 1 .308 .333 .423
1964 25 Cardinals 88 253 30 66 8 2 9 0 43 19 1 54 5 2 0 7 .261 .310 .415
1965 26 Cardinals 124 244 32 54 17 3 3 0 25 28 1 46 5 1 2 8 .221 .305 .352
1966 27 Cardinals 137 459 61 132 20 6 16 0 64 37 0 106 3 2 0 11 .288 .339 .462
1967 28 Cardinals 130 482 53 118 18 3 12 0 77 37 6 89 2 3 4 12 .245 .302 .369
1968 29 Cardinals 156 576 62 153 29 2 15 1 79 37 5 114 4 6 2 11 .266 .309 .401
1969 30 Cardinals 150 551 51 140 15 5 12 0 55 49 7 87 2 3 1 9 .254 .315 .365
1970 31 Cardinals 55 174 18 37 9 2 0 0 22 16 4 20 0 3 0 3 .213 .275 .287
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
9 Years 882 2,780 313 710 116 23 68 1 367 224 24 525 22 20 10 62 .255 .311 .387
Mike Shannon

Mike Shannon Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1962 Cardinals LF 5 2 72 4 0.8 4 3 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.50
1962 Cardinals RF 2 2 48 5 2.5 5 5 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.81
1963 Cardinals CF 1 0 12 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.25
1963 Cardinals LF 13 1 75 6 0.5 6 4 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.16
1963 Cardinals RF 12 3 144 11 0.9 10 10 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .909 1.88
1964 Cardinals CF 3 2 45 2 0.7 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.20
1964 Cardinals LF 9 0 39 1 0.1 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.69
1964 Cardinals RF 79 59 1,749 113 1.4 111 104 7 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .982 1.71
1965 Cardinals C 4 2 98 24 6.0 24 23 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 6.61
1965 Cardinals CF 15 11 297 29 1.9 28 25 3 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .966 2.55
1965 Cardinals LF 1 1 27 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.00
1965 Cardinals RF 86 45 1,470 137 1.6 137 135 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.52
1966 Cardinals C 1 0 3 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 9.00
1966 Cardinals CF 6 5 120 7 1.2 7 7 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.58
1966 Cardinals LF 14 3 144 12 0.9 10 10 0 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .833 1.88
1966 Cardinals RF 113 110 3,003 242 2.1 240 230 10 2 4 n/a n/a n/a .992 2.16
1967 Cardinals 3B 122 121 3,246 356 2.9 327 88 239 29 18 n/a n/a n/a .919 2.72
1967 Cardinals CF 3 2 51 2 0.7 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.06
1967 Cardinals LF 2 2 51 2 1.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.06
1967 Cardinals RF 4 2 60 6 1.5 6 5 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.70
1968 Cardinals 3B 156 155 4,194 441 2.8 420 110 310 21 25 n/a n/a n/a .952 2.70
1969 Cardinals 3B 149 147 3,972 403 2.7 381 123 258 22 22 n/a n/a n/a .945 2.59
1970 Cardinals 3B 51 45 1,266 99 1.9 91 32 59 8 4 n/a n/a n/a .919 1.94
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
3B Totals 478 468 12,678 1,299 2.7 1,219 353 866 80 69 n/a n/a n/a .938 2.60
RF Totals 296 221 6,474 514 1.7 509 489 20 5 6 n/a n/a n/a .990 2.12
LF Totals 44 9 408 26 0.6 24 21 3 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .923 1.59
CF Totals 28 20 525 41 1.5 40 37 3 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .976 2.06
C Totals 5 2 101 25 5.0 25 24 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 6.68
9 Years 851 720 20,186 1,905 2.2 1,817 924 893 88 76 0 0 0 .954 2.43
Mike Shannon

Mike Shannon Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1962 Cardinals 0 0 .000 1 4 n/a 0.0 5.0 0.0 - - -
1963 Cardinals 0 1 .000 4 6 n/a 26.0 4.3 13.0 - - -
1964 Cardinals 4 0 1.000 3 6 n/a 28.1 4.7 5.9 - - -
1965 Cardinals 2 1 .667 22 8 n/a 81.3 5.3 9.8 - - -
1966 Cardinals 8 4 .667 9 1 n/a 28.7 4.3 7.2 - - -
1967 Cardinals 2 4 .333 3 0 n/a 40.2 5.4 6.3 - - -
1968 Cardinals 1 2 .333 0 0 n/a 38.4 5.1 7.3 - - -
1969 Cardinals 1 4 .200 2 0 n/a 45.9 6.3 10.0 - - -
1970 Cardinals 1 1 .500 5 1 n/a 0.0 8.7 7.9 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
9 Years 19 17 .528 49 26 n/a 40.9 5.3 7.6 - - -
Mike Shannon

Mike Shannon Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1962 St. Louis Cardinals 28 $7,000.00 - -
1963 St. Louis Cardinals 18 $7,000.00 - -
1964 St. Louis Cardinals 18 $7,500.00 - Stats
1965 St. Louis Cardinals 18 $15,000.00 - -
1966 St. Louis Cardinals 18 $15,000.00 - -
1967 St. Louis Cardinals 18 $25,000.00 - Stats
1968 St. Louis Cardinals 18 $40,000.00 - Stats
1969 St. Louis Cardinals 18 $52,500.00 - -
1970 St. Louis Cardinals 18 $50,000.00 - -


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