Rube Walker Stats

Rube Walker was born on Sunday, May 16, 1926, in Lenoir, North Carolina. Walker was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 20, 1948, with the Chicago Cubs. 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 Rube Walker baseball stats page.

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Rube Walker

Rube Walker Autograph on a 1957 Topps Baseball Card (#147 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1957top01' title='1957 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Rube Walker Autograph on a 1957 Topps Baseball Card (#147 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Albert Bluford Walker
Nickname:
Rube
Born On:
05-16-1926  (Taurus)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Lenoir, North Carolina
Year of Death Data Died On:
12-12-1992 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Morganton, North Carolina
Cemetery:
Blue Ridge Memorial Park, Lenoir, North Carolina
High School:
Lenior High School (Lenior, NC)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-01
Player Weight Chart Weight:
185
First Game:
04-20-1948 (Age 21)
Last Game:
06-15-1958
Draft:
Not Applicable
Rube Walker

Rube Walker 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
Rube Walker

Rube Walker Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1948 22 Cubs 79 171 17 47 8 0 5 0 26 24 - 17 0 - 2 8 .275 .371 .409
1949 23 Cubs 56 172 11 42 4 1 3 0 22 9 - 18 0 - 0 4 .244 .282 .331
1950 24 Cubs 74 213 19 49 7 1 6 1 16 18 - 34 0 - 0 3 .230 .290 .357
1951 25 Cubs 37 107 9 25 4 0 2 0 5 12 - 13 0 - 0 4 .234 .311 .327
1951 25 Dodgers 36 74 6 18 4 0 2 0 9 6 - 14 1 - 0 3 .243 .300 .378
1952 26 Dodgers 46 139 9 36 8 0 1 0 19 8 - 17 2 - 1 3 .259 .304 .338
1953 27 Dodgers 43 95 5 23 6 0 3 0 9 7 - 11 0 - 1 1 .242 .301 .400
1954 28 Dodgers 50 155 12 28 7 0 5 0 23 24 - 17 1 2 1 5 .181 .291 .323
1955 29 Dodgers 48 103 6 26 5 0 2 0 13 15 4 11 0 2 0 8 .252 .342 .359
1956 30 Dodgers 54 146 5 31 6 1 3 0 20 7 2 18 1 2 0 3 .212 .245 .329
1957 31 Dodgers 60 166 12 30 8 0 2 0 23 15 4 33 2 4 0 7 .181 .243 .265
1958 32 Dodgers 25 44 3 5 2 0 1 0 7 5 2 10 0 1 0 2 .114 .200 .227
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
11 Years 608 1,585 114 360 69 3 35 1 192 150 12 213 7 11 5 51 .227 .294 .341
Rube Walker

Rube Walker Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1948 Cubs C 44 39 828 204 4.6 200 178 22 4 3 4 15 4 .980 6.52
1949 Cubs C 43 40 1,044 196 4.6 189 166 23 7 2 6 22 7 .964 4.89
1950 Cubs C 62 50 1,356 281 4.5 274 240 34 7 6 2 27 13 .975 5.46
1951 Cubs C 31 30 764 130 4.2 126 111 15 4 2 0 9 4 .969 4.45
1951 Dodgers C 23 16 457 72 3.1 70 62 8 2 0 0 6 5 .972 4.14
1952 Dodgers C 40 37 995 236 5.9 233 217 16 3 2 4 11 8 .987 6.32
1953 Dodgers C 28 24 609 135 4.8 132 120 12 3 2 1 3 3 .978 5.85
1954 Dodgers C 47 46 1,212 279 5.9 278 259 19 1 4 0 8 10 .996 6.19
1955 Dodgers C 35 27 744 159 4.5 157 147 10 2 3 0 11 5 .987 5.70
1956 Dodgers C 43 37 968 207 4.8 204 184 20 3 4 1 8 6 .986 5.69
1957 Dodgers C 50 42 1,172 252 5.0 250 230 20 2 3 0 10 15 .992 5.76
1958 Dodgers C 20 12 348 68 3.4 67 62 5 1 1 2 2 3 .985 5.20
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
C Totals 466 400 10,497 2,219 4.8 2,180 1,976 204 39 32 20 132 83 .982 5.61
11 Years 466 400 10,497 2,219 4.8 2,180 1,976 204 39 32 20 132 83 .982 5.61
Rube Walker

Rube Walker Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1948 Cubs 0 - - 35 0 n/a 34.2 10.1 6.6 - - -
1949 Cubs 0 - - 13 0 n/a 57.3 9.6 7.8 - - -
1950 Cubs 0 - - 17 0 n/a 35.5 6.3 13.3 - - -
1951 Cubs 0 0 .000 6 0 n/a 53.5 8.2 21.4 - - -
1951 Dodgers 0 0 .000 15 1 n/a 37.0 5.3 8.2 - - -
1952 Dodgers 0 0 .000 6 0 n/a 139.0 8.2 7.3 - - -
1953 Dodgers 0 0 .000 15 0 n/a 31.7 8.6 10.6 - - -
1954 Dodgers 0 0 .000 4 0 n/a 31.0 9.1 6.7 - - -
1955 Dodgers 1 0 1.000 13 0 n/a 51.5 9.4 7.9 - - -
1956 Dodgers 0 1 .000 11 0 n/a 48.7 8.1 7.3 - - -
1957 Dodgers 2 0 1.000 12 0 n/a 83.0 5.0 7.2 - - -
1958 Dodgers 0 0 .000 6 0 n/a 44.0 4.4 6.3 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
11 Years 3 1 .750 153 1 n/a 45.3 7.4 8.3 - - -
Rube Walker

Rube Walker Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1948 Chicago Cubs 8 Undetermined - -
1949 Chicago Cubs 8 Undetermined - -
1950 Chicago Cubs 8 Undetermined - -
1951 Chicago Cubs 8 Undetermined - -
1951 Brooklyn Dodgers 10 Undetermined - -
1952 Brooklyn Dodgers 10 Undetermined - -
1953 Brooklyn Dodgers 10 Undetermined - -
1954 Brooklyn Dodgers 10 Undetermined - -
1955 Brooklyn Dodgers 10 Undetermined - -
1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 10 Undetermined - Stats
1957 Brooklyn Dodgers 10 Undetermined - -
1958 Los Angeles Dodgers 10 Undetermined - -


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