Dick Smith Stats

Dick Smith was born on Thursday, July 21, 1927, in Blandburg, Pennsylvania. Smith was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 14, 1951, with the Pittsburgh Pirates. 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 Dick Smith baseball stats page.

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Dick Smith

Dick Smith Autograph on a 1955 Bowman Baseball Card (#288 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1955bow01' title='1955 Bowman Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Dick Smith Autograph on a 1955 Bowman Baseball Card (#288 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Richard Harrison Smith
Nickname:
Dick
Born On:
07-21-1927  (Cancer)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Blandburg, Pennsylvania
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Undetermined
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-08
Player Weight Chart Weight:
160
First Game:
09-14-1951 (Age 24)
Last Game:
05-01-1955
Draft:
Not Applicable

Dick Smith

Dick Smith Pitching Stats

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Dick Smith

Dick Smith Hitting Stats

1951 24 Pirates 12 46 2 8 0 0 0 0 4 8 - 8 0 - 0 0 .174 .296 .174
1952 25 Pirates 29 66 8 7 1 0 0 0 5 9 - 3 0 - 0 1 .106 .213 .121
1953 26 Pirates 13 43 4 7 0 1 0 0 2 6 - 6 0 - 0 1 .163 .265 .209
1954 27 Pirates 12 31 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 6 - 5 0 0 0 1 .097 .243 .194
1955 28 Pirates 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000
5 Years 70 186 17 25 2 2 0 0 11 30 0 22 0 0 0 3 .134 .255 .167

Dick Smith

Dick Smith Fielding Stats

1951 Pirates 3B 12 12 321 47 3.9 44 14 30 3 6 n/a n/a n/a .936 3.70
1952 Pirates 2B 4 2 57 9 2.3 9 3 6 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.26
1952 Pirates 3B 16 11 333 48 3.0 46 16 30 2 3 n/a n/a n/a .958 3.73
1952 Pirates SS 4 2 78 20 5.0 19 5 14 1 4 n/a n/a n/a .950 6.58
1953 Pirates SS 13 13 327 77 5.9 74 18 56 3 10 n/a n/a n/a .961 6.11
1954 Pirates 3B 9 7 201 30 3.3 28 7 21 2 3 n/a n/a n/a .933 3.76
1955 Pirates SS 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
3B Totals 37 30 855 125 3.4 118 37 81 7 12 n/a n/a n/a .944 3.73
SS Totals 18 15 408 97 5.4 93 23 70 4 14 n/a n/a n/a .959 6.15
2B Totals 4 2 57 9 2.3 9 3 6 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.26
5 Years 59 47 1,320 231 3.9 220 63 157 11 27 n/a n/a n/a .952 4.50

Dick Smith

Dick Smith Miscellaneous Stats

1951 Pirates 0 2 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.8 11.5 - - -
1952 Pirates 0 0 .000 2 6 n/a 0.0 22.0 13.2 - - -
1953 Pirates 0 1 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 7.2 21.5 - - -
1954 Pirates 0 0 .000 3 0 n/a 0.0 6.2 0.0 - - -
1955 Pirates 0 0 .000 1 3 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
5 Years 0 3 .000 6 9 n/a 0.0 8.5 16.9 - - -

Dick Smith

Dick Smith Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1951 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Undetermined - -
1952 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 , 31 Undetermined - -
1953 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 Undetermined - -
1954 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Undetermined - -
1955 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 Undetermined - -
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