Zack Wheat Stats

Zack Wheat was born on Wednesday, May 23, 1888, in Hamilton, Missouri. Wheat was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 11, 1909, with the Brooklyn Superbas. 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 Zack Wheat baseball stats page.

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"He (Zack Wheat) was the most graceful left-handed hitter I ever saw. With the dead ball, many of his line drives were caught, but they were just shot out of a cannon almost every time up." - Casey Stengel

Zack Wheat

Zack Wheat Autograph on a 1961 Fleer (#86)

Zack Wheat Autograph on a 1961 Fleer (#86)

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Birth Name:
Zachariah Davis Wheat
Nickname:
Buck or Zach or Zack
Born On:
05-23-1888  (Gemini)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Hamilton, Missouri
Year of Death Data Died On:
03-11-1972 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Sedalia, Missouri
Cemetery:
Forest Hill Cemetery, Kansas City, Missouri Click For Grave Photo
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-10
Player Weight Chart Weight:
170
First Game:
09-11-1909 (Age 21)
Last Game:
09-21-1927
Draft:
Not Applicable

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Zack Wheat Pitching Stats

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Zack Wheat Hitting Stats

1909 21 Superbas 26 102 15 31 7 3 0 0 4 6 - - 5 - 0 - .304 .343 .431
1910 22 Superbas 156 606 78 172 36 15 2 0 55 47 - 80 11 - 6 - .284 .341 .403
1911 23 Superbas 140 534 55 153 26 13 5 0 76 29 - 58 18 - 7 - .287 .332 .412
1912 24 Superbas 123 453 70 138 28 7 8 0 65 39 - 40 7 - 6 - .305 .367 .450
1913 25 Superbas 138 535 64 161 28 10 7 0 58 25 - 45 11 - 2 - .301 .335 .430
1914 26 Robins 145 533 66 170 26 9 9 0 89 47 - 50 19 - 3 - .319 .377 .452
1915 27 Robins 146 528 64 136 15 12 5 0 66 52 - 42 10 - 5 - .258 .330 .360
1916 28 Robins 149 568 76 177 32 13 9 1 73 43 - 49 9 - 6 - .312 .366 .461
1917 29 Robins 109 362 38 113 15 11 1 0 41 20 - 18 3 - 2 - .312 .352 .423
1918 30 Robins 105 409 39 137 15 3 0 0 51 16 - 17 5 - 6 - .335 .369 .386
1919 31 Robins 137 536 70 159 23 11 5 0 62 33 - 27 6 - 6 - .297 .344 .409
1920 32 Robins 148 583 89 191 26 13 9 0 73 48 - 21 6 - 6 - .328 .385 .463
1921 33 Robins 148 568 91 182 31 10 14 0 85 44 - 19 9 - 3 - .320 .372 .484
1922 34 Robins 152 600 92 201 29 12 16 0 112 45 - 22 8 - 7 - .335 .388 .503
1923 35 Robins 98 349 63 131 13 5 8 0 65 23 - 12 4 - 2 - .375 .417 .510
1924 36 Robins 141 566 92 212 41 8 14 0 97 49 - 18 5 - 4 - .375 .428 .549
1925 37 Robins 150 616 125 221 42 14 14 1 103 45 - 22 8 - 1 - .359 .403 .541
1926 38 Robins 111 411 68 119 31 2 5 0 35 21 - 14 12 - 1 - .290 .326 .411
1927 39 Athletics 88 247 34 80 12 1 1 0 38 18 - 5 7 - 4 - .324 .379 .393
19 Years 2,410 9,106 1,289 2,884 476 172 132 2 1,248 650 - 559 163 - 77 - .317 .367 .450

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Zack Wheat Fielding Stats

1910 Superbas LF 156 - - 390 2.5 375 354 21 15 6 n/a n/a n/a .962 0.00
1911 Superbas CF 1 1 27 2 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.00
1911 Superbas LF 135 135 3,567 309 2.3 297 285 12 12 0 n/a n/a n/a .961 2.25
1912 Superbas LF 120 - - 308 2.6 298 285 13 10 2 n/a n/a n/a .968 0.00
1913 Superbas LF 135 - - 359 2.7 351 338 13 8 7 n/a n/a n/a .978 0.00
1914 Robins LF 144 - - 366 2.5 352 331 21 14 5 n/a n/a n/a .962 0.00
1915 Robins LF 144 144 36 381 2.6 363 345 18 18 4 n/a n/a n/a .953 272.25
1916 Robins LF 149 148 3,852 2,338 15.7 2,334 2,333 1 4 9 n/a n/a n/a .998 16.36
1916 Robins RF 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1917 Robins LF 98 98 2,244 233 2.4 228 216 12 5 5 n/a n/a n/a .979 2.74
1918 Robins CF 1 1 30 2 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.80
1918 Robins LF 105 103 2,718 235 2.2 230 219 11 5 2 n/a n/a n/a .979 2.28
1919 Robins LF 137 137 36 315 2.3 306 297 9 9 2 n/a n/a n/a .971 229.50
1920 Robins LF 148 148 3,777 306 2.1 297 287 10 9 5 n/a n/a n/a .971 2.12
1921 Robins LF 148 148 4,143 312 2.1 301 283 18 11 3 n/a n/a n/a .965 1.96
1922 Robins LF 152 152 3,975 334 2.2 331 317 14 3 1 n/a n/a n/a .991 2.25
1923 Robins LF 86 84 1,890 153 1.8 139 135 4 14 1 n/a n/a n/a .908 1.99
1923 Robins RF 1 0 - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1924 Robins LF 139 139 3,873 312 2.2 301 288 13 11 4 n/a n/a n/a .965 2.10
1925 Robins LF 149 149 423 340 2.3 327 320 7 13 2 n/a n/a n/a .962 20.87
1926 Robins LF 102 101 2,484 221 2.2 211 202 9 10 3 n/a n/a n/a .955 2.29
1927 Athletics CF 2 0 9 1 0.5 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.00
1927 Athletics LF 57 56 1,446 117 2.1 115 108 7 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .983 2.15
1927 Athletics RF 3 3 78 23 7.7 23 22 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 7.96
LF Totals 2,304 1,742 34,464 7,329 3.2 7,156 6,943 213 173 62 n/a n/a n/a .976 5.61
RF Totals 5 3 78 23 4.6 23 22 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 7.96
CF Totals 4 2 66 5 1.3 5 5 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.05
18 Years 2,313 1,747 34,608 7,357 3.2 7,184 6,970 214 173 62 n/a n/a n/a .976 5.60

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Zack Wheat Miscellaneous Stats

1909 Superbas 1 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 25.5 - - -
1910 Superbas 16 - - 0 0 n/a 303.0 7.6 11.0 - - -
1911 Superbas 21 - - 0 0 n/a 106.8 9.2 7.0 - - -
1912 Superbas 16 - - 0 0 n/a 56.6 11.3 7.0 - - -
1913 Superbas 19 20 .487 0 0 n/a 76.4 11.9 9.2 - - -
1914 Robins 20 - - 0 0 n/a 59.2 10.7 6.0 - - -
1915 Robins 21 14 .600 0 0 n/a 105.6 12.6 8.0 - - -
1916 Robins 19 0 1.000 0 0 n/a 63.1 11.6 7.8 - - -
1917 Robins 5 - - 0 0 n/a 362.0 20.1 8.8 - - -
1918 Robins 9 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 24.1 8.0 - - -
1919 Robins 15 - - 0 0 n/a 107.2 19.9 8.6 - - -
1920 Robins 8 10 .444 0 0 n/a 64.8 27.8 8.0 - - -
1921 Robins 11 8 .579 0 0 n/a 40.6 29.9 6.7 - - -
1922 Robins 9 6 .600 0 0 n/a 37.5 27.3 5.4 - - -
1923 Robins 3 3 .500 11 0 n/a 43.6 29.1 5.4 - - -
1924 Robins 3 4 .429 2 0 n/a 40.4 31.4 5.8 - - -
1925 Robins 3 1 .750 1 0 n/a 44.0 28.0 6.0 - - -
1926 Robins 4 - - 9 0 n/a 82.2 29.4 11.7 - - -
1927 Athletics 2 3 .400 26 0 n/a 247.0 49.4 6.5 - - -
19 Years 205 69 .748 49 0 n/a 69.0 16.3 7.3 - - -

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Zack Wheat Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1909 Brooklyn Superbas n/a Undetermined n/a -
1910 Brooklyn Superbas n/a $2,100.00 n/a -
1911 Brooklyn Superbas n/a Undetermined n/a -
1912 Brooklyn Superbas n/a Undetermined n/a -
1913 Brooklyn Superbas n/a $3,300.00 n/a -
1914 Brooklyn Robins n/a Undetermined n/a -
1915 Brooklyn Robins n/a $5,350.00 n/a -
1916 Brooklyn Robins n/a Undetermined n/a Stats
1917 Brooklyn Robins n/a Undetermined n/a -
1918 Brooklyn Robins n/a Undetermined n/a -
1919 Brooklyn Robins n/a Undetermined n/a -
1920 Brooklyn Robins n/a Undetermined n/a Stats
1921 Brooklyn Robins n/a Undetermined n/a -
1922 Brooklyn Robins n/a $8,300.00 n/a -
1923 Brooklyn Robins n/a $10,000.00 n/a -
1924 Brooklyn Robins n/a $14,000.00 n/a -
1925 Brooklyn Robins n/a $15,000.00 n/a -
1926 Brooklyn Robins n/a $16,000.00 n/a -
1927 Philadelphia Athletics n/a $15,000.00 n/a -
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