Rollie Sheldon Stats

Rollie Sheldon was born on Thursday, December 17, 1936, in Putnam, Connecticut. Sheldon was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 23, 1961, 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 Rollie Sheldon baseball stats page.

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1961 Yankees ." - Staff Writer Dom Amore in The Hartford Courant (05/28/2011, 'For Sheldon, Quite A Ride From UConn To 1961 Yankees', Source )

Rollie Sheldon

Rollie Sheldon Autograph on a 1969 Topps Baseball Card (#413 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1969top01' title='1969 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Rollie Sheldon Autograph on a 1969 Topps Baseball Card (#413 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Roland Frank Sheldon
Nickname:
Rollie
Born On:
12-17-1936  (Sagittarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Putnam, Connecticut
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Woodstock Academy (Woodstock, CT)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-04
Player Weight Chart Weight:
190
First Game:
04-23-1961 (Age 24)
Last Game:
09-18-1966
Draft:
Not Applicable / Signing Bonus = $20,000

Rollie Sheldon

Rollie Sheldon Pitching Stats

1961 25 Yankees 35 21 5 11 5 .688 3.60 6 2 0 162.2 670 149 65 70 17 55 2 84 6 2 0 -
1962 26 Yankees 34 16 5 7 8 .467 5.49 2 0 1 118.0 512 136 72 78 12 28 3 54 2 1 0 -
1964 28 Yankees 19 12 2 5 2 .714 3.61 3 0 1 102.1 405 92 41 43 18 18 2 57 2 1 0 -
1965 29 Yankees 3 0 1 0 0 .000 1.42 0 0 0 6.1 24 5 1 1 0 1 0 7 0 0 0 -
1965 29 Athletics 32 29 1 10 8 .556 3.95 4 1 0 186.2 788 180 82 86 22 56 3 105 9 7 1 -
1966 30 Athletics 14 13 1 4 7 .364 3.13 1 1 0 69.0 302 73 24 31 3 26 3 26 2 1 0 -
1966 30 Red Sox 23 10 4 1 6 .143 4.97 1 0 0 79.2 361 106 44 49 15 23 4 38 3 2 0 -
5 Years 160 101 19 38 36 .514 4.09 17 4 2 724.2 3,062 741 329 358 87 207 17 371 24 14 1 -

Rollie Sheldon

Rollie Sheldon Hitting Stats

1961 25 Yankees 36 56 1 7 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 24 2 0 0 0 .125 .155 .125
1962 26 Yankees 34 26 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 7 0 17 6 0 0 4 .077 .273 .077
1964 28 Yankees 19 34 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 23 2 0 0 0 .088 .088 .088
1965 29 Yankees 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1965 29 Athletics 32 51 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 28 7 0 1 0 .078 .113 .078
1966 30 Athletics 14 23 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 2 0 0 0 .087 .087 .087
1966 30 Red Sox 23 18 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 .111
5 Years 161 209 3 20 0 0 0 0 7 10 0 113 19 0 1 4 .096 .141 .096

Rollie Sheldon

Rollie Sheldon Fielding Stats

1961 Yankees P 35 21 488 41 1.2 41 11 30 0 3 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.27
1962 Yankees P 34 16 354 18 0.5 17 7 10 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .944 1.30
1964 Yankees P 19 12 307 27 1.4 27 7 20 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.37
1965 Yankees P 3 0 19 2 0.7 2 1 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.84
1965 Athletics P 32 29 560 45 1.4 43 13 30 2 3 n/a n/a n/a .956 2.07
1966 Athletics P 14 13 207 17 1.2 17 4 13 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.22
1966 Red Sox P 23 10 239 20 0.9 20 5 15 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.26
P Totals 160 101 2,174 170 1.1 167 48 119 3 12 n/a n/a n/a .982 2.07
5 Years 160 101 2,174 170 1.1 167 48 119 3 12 n/a n/a n/a .982 2.07

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Rollie Sheldon Miscellaneous Stats

1961 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 1 n/a 0.0 2.3 14.0 1.53 4.65 3.04
1962 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.5 26.0 1.93 4.12 2.14
1964 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.5 34.0 3.17 5.01 1.58
1965 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.0 0.0 7.00 9.95 1.42
1965 Athletics 0 1 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.8 51.0 1.88 5.06 2.70
1966 Athletics 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 1.5 0.0 1.00 3.39 3.39
1966 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.6 0.0 1.65 4.29 2.60
5 Years 0 1 .000 0 1 n/a 0.0 1.8 29.9 1.79 4.61 2.57

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Rollie Sheldon Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1961 New York Yankees 45 $3,000.00 - -
1962 New York Yankees 45 $10,500.00 - -
1964 New York Yankees 45 $9,500.00 - Stats
1965 New York Yankees 45 $12,500.00 - -
1965 Kansas City Athletics 15 "     " - -
1966 Kansas City Athletics 15 $15,000.00 - -
1966 Boston Red Sox 40 "     " - -
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