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Catfish Hunter

Born: April 8, 1946, Hertford, NC Died: September 9, 1999, Hertford, NC

Height: 6'0" Weight: 190 Bats: Right Throws: Right

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Pitching Statistics

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Year  Team            Lg  Age  W   L    ERA    G  GS  CG  MI  GF  SV  SHO    IP    H   BFP    R   ER  HR   UW  IW  HP   SO
1965  Kansas City     AL  19   8   8   4.26   32  20   3  10   2   0   2  133.0  124   567   68   63  21   41   5   2   82 
1966  Kansas City     AL  20   9  11   4.02   30  25   4   5   0   0   0  176.2  158   740   87   79  17   60   4   2  103 
1967  Kansas City     AL  21  13  17   2.81   35  35  13   0   0   0   5  259.2  209  1053   91   81  16   78   6   2  196 
1968  Oakland         AL  22  13  13   3.35   36  34  11   0   2   1   2  234.0  210   968   99   87  29   59  10   4  172 
1969  Oakland         AL  23  12  15   3.35   38  35  10   3   0   0   3  247.0  210  1002   99   92  34   84   1   5  150 
1970  Oakland         AL  24  18  14   3.81   40  40   9   0   0   0   1  262.1  253  1116  124  111  32   71   3   9  178 
1971  Oakland         AL  25  21  11   2.96   37  37  16   0   0   0   4  273.2  225  1109  103   90  27   73   7   4  181 
1972  Oakland         AL  26  21   7   2.04   38  37  16   0   1   0   5  295.1  200  1148   74   67  21   64   6   3  191 
1973  Oakland         AL  27  21   5   3.34   36  36  11   0   0   0   3  256.1  222  1040  105   95  39   68   1   1  124 
1974  Oakland         AL  28  25  12   2.49   41  41  23   0   0   0   6  318.1  268  1240   97   88  25   44   2   4  143 
1975  New York        AL  29  23  14   2.58   39  39  30   0   0   0   7  328.0  248  1294  107   94  25   79   4   5  177 
1976  New York        AL  30  17  15   3.53   36  36  21   0   0   0   2  298.2  268  1210  126  117  28   63   5   3  173 
1977  New York        AL  31   9   9   4.71   22  22   8   0   0   0   1  143.1  137   608   83   75  29   44   3   3   52 
1978  New York        AL  32  12   6   3.58   21  20   5   0   1   0   1  118.0   98   477   49   47  16   35   0   1   56 
1979  New York        AL  33   2   9   5.31   19  19   1   0   0   0   0  105.0  128   460   68   62  15   34   0   1   34 
TOTALS                       224 166   3.26  500 476 181  18   6   1  42 3449.1 2958 14032 1380 1248 374  897  57  49 2012
Pitcher data: *: Throws lefthanded; W: Wins; L: Losses; ERA: Earned run average; G: Games; GS: Games started; CG: Complete games; MI: Middle relief (games not started nor finished); GF: Games finished in relief; SV: Saves; SHO: Shutouts; IP: Innings pitched; H: Hits allowed; BFP: Batters faced; R: Runs allowed; ER: Earned runs; HR: Home runs allowed; UW: Unintentional walks; IW: Intentional walks; HP: Hit batters; SO: Strikeouts; WP: Wild pitches; BK: Balks

Pitching Statistics (Batters' format)

Year  Team            Lg    G    AB    R    H   TB  2B  3B  HR  RBI  SH  SF  SB  CS   UW  IW  HP   SO  DP    BA   SLG   OBP
1965  Kansas City     AL   32   505   68  124  209  20   1  21       11   3  11   1   41   5   2   82   6  .246  .414  .309  
1966  Kansas City     AL   30   662   87  158  256  35   6  17        8   4   9   8   60   4   2  103   9  .239  .387  .306  
1967  Kansas City     AL   35   953   91  209  308  39   6  16       11   3  11   6   78   6   2  196  14  .219  .323  .283  
1968  Oakland         AL   36   883   99  210  338  35   3  29        9   3  12   7   59  10   4  172  14  .238  .383  .295  
1969  Oakland         AL   38   898   99  210  350  38   0  34        7   7  10  13   84   1   5  150  25  .234  .390  .302  
1970  Oakland         AL   40  1013  124  253  408  47   6  32       12   8  19   7   71   3   9  178  10  .250  .403  .304  
1971  Oakland         AL   37  1010  103  225  355  39   5  27        9   6  20   4   73   7   4  181  20  .223  .351  .281  
1972  Oakland         AL   38  1056   74  200  313  42   4  21       15   4  18   3   64   6   3  191   8  .189  .296  .241  
1973  Oakland         AL   36   958  105  222  386  39   4  39        3   9   5  18   68   1   1  124   8  .232  .403  .282  
1974  Oakland         AL   41  1171   97  268  400  43   7  25        9  10  14  19   44   2   4  143  15  .229  .342  .258  
1975  New York        AL   39  1191  107  248  371  38   5  25        7   8  15  14   79   4   5  177  17  .208  .312  .261  
1976  New York        AL   36  1113  126  268  413  45   8  28       13  13  24  14   63   5   3  173  13  .241  .371  .283  
1977  New York        AL   22   548   83  137  259  23   6  29        5   5  21   5   44   3   3   52   9  .250  .473  .310  
1978  New York        AL   21   433   49   98  175  19   5  16        4   4   7   6   35   0   1   56   7  .226  .404  .283  
1979  New York        AL   19   410   68  128  204  23   4  15        9   6   6   7   34   0   1   34   8  .312  .498  .361  
Pitcher data (batters' format): G: Games pitched; AB: At bats; R: Runs allowed; H: Hits; TB: Total bases; 2B: Doubles; 3B: Triples; HR: Home runs; RBI: Runs batted in; SH: Sacrifice hits; SF: Sacrifice flies; SB: Stolen bases; CS: Caught stealing; UW: Unintentional walks; IW: Intentional walks; HP: Hit by pitch; SO: Strikeouts; DP: Double plays grounded into; BA: Batting average; SLG: Slugging percentage; OBP: On base percentage

Batting Statistics

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Year  Team            Lg  Age   G   AB    R    H   TB  2B  3B  HR  RBI  SH  SF  SB  CS   UW  IW  HP   SO  DP    BA   SLG   OBP
1965  Kansas City     AL  19   32   40    3    6    7   1   0   0    1   6   0   0   0    0   0   0   14   0  .150  .175  .150
1966  Kansas City     AL  20   30   59    5    9   12   1   1   0    4   3   0   1   0    3   0   0   21   0  .153  .203  .194
1967  Kansas City     AL  21   37   92    9   18   28   4   0   2    6   2   0   0   0    0   0   0   32   1  .196  .304  .196
1968  Oakland         AL  22   39   82    9   19   25   3   0   1    8   8   0   0   0    0   0   0   19   0  .232  .305  .232
1969  Oakland         AL  23   42   85    5   19   24   2   0   1    9   1   2   0   0    1   0   0   24   5  .224  .282  .227
1970  Oakland         AL  24   43   90   10   18   27   4   1   1    6   6   1   0   0    2   0   0   23   1  .200  .300  .215
1971  Oakland         AL  25   38  103   14   36   42   1   1   1   12   4   0   1   0    2   0   0   11   3  .350  .408  .362
1972  Oakland         AL  26   39  105    5   23   23   0   0   0    5   9   2   0   0    0   0   0   16   0  .219  .219  .215
1973  Oakland         AL  27   37    1    0    1    1   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0    0   0 1.000 1.000 1.000
1974  Oakland         AL  28   41    0    0    0    0   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0    0   0  .000  .000  .000
1975  New York        AL  29   39    0    0    0    0   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0    0   0  .000  .000  .000
1976  New York        AL  30   36    1    0    0    0   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0    0   0  .000  .000  .000
1977  New York        AL  31   22    0    0    0    0   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0    0   0  .000  .000  .000
1978  New York        AL  32   21    0    0    0    0   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0    0   0  .000  .000  .000
1979  New York        AL  33   19    0    0    0    0   0   0   0    0   0   0   0   0    0   0   0    0   0  .000  .000  .000
TOTALS                        515  658   60  149  189  16   3   6   51  39   5   2   0    8   0   0  160  10  .226  .287  .234
Batter data: G: Games played; AB: At bats; R: Runs scored; H: Hits; TB: Total bases; 2B: Doubles; 3B: Triples; HR: Home runs; RBI: Runs batted in; SH: Sacrifice hits; SF: Sacrifice flies; SB: Stolen bases; CS: Caught stealing; UW: Unintentional walks; IW: Intentional walks; HP: Hit by pitch; SO: Strikeouts; DP: Double plays grounded into; BA: Batting average; SLG: Slugging percentage; OBP: On base percentage

Defensive Statistics

Year  Team            Lg    POS      INN   GS   DR+  DR-   G    PO    A    E   DP     FP    RF9   SB   CS   PB   PkO
1965  Kansas City     AL      P    133.0   20             32     4   16    2    1   .909   1.35   11    1          0

1966  Kansas City     AL      P    176.2   25             30    10   14    3    1   .889   1.22    9    8          0

1967  Kansas City     AL      P    259.2   35             35    15   16    1    1   .969   1.07   11    6          0
1967  Kansas City     AL     1B      0.1    0    1    0    1     0    0    0    0   .000   0.00  

1968  Oakland         AL      P    234.0   34             36    16   20    4    0   .900   1.38   12    7          0

1969  Oakland         AL      P    247.0   35             38    17   32    0    4  1.000   1.79   10   13          1

1970  Oakland         AL      P    262.1   40             40    17   24    1    3   .976   1.41   19    7          0

1971  Oakland         AL      P    273.2   37             37    15   26    0    1  1.000   1.35   20    4          1

1972  Oakland         AL      P    295.1   37             38    23   30    2    1   .964   1.62   18    3          0

1973  Oakland         AL      P    256.1   36             36    11   24    1    0   .972   1.23    5   18          3

1974  Oakland         AL      P    318.1   41             41    25   27    3    1   .945   1.47   14   19          1

1975  New York        AL      P    328.0   39             39    23   26    3    0   .942   1.34   15   14          0

1976  New York        AL      P    298.2   36             36    24   30    2    2   .964   1.63   24   14          1

1977  New York        AL      P    143.1   22             22     4   11    0    1  1.000   0.94   21    5          0

1978  New York        AL      P    118.0   20             21    11   13    0    0  1.000   1.83    7    6          0

1979  New York        AL      P    105.0   19             19    10   10    1    0   .952   1.71    6    7          1
Fielding data: INN: Innings played; GS: Games started; DR+: Games as defensive replacement; DR-: Games replaced on defense; G: Games played; PO: Putouts; A: Assists; E: Errors; DP: Double plays; FP: Fielding percentage; RF9: Plays made per 9 innings; SB: Stolen bases; CS: Caught Stealing; PB: Passed balls

Transactions

  • Signed as an amateur free agent by Kansas City Athletics (June 8, 1964).
  • Placed on disabled list by Kansas City A's (July 26, 1966)
  • Activated by Kansas City A's (August 30, 1966)
  • Granted free agency (December 16, 1974).
  • Signed by New York Yankees (December 31, 1974).
  • Placed on disabled list by New York Yankees (April 13, 1977)
  • Activated by New York Yankees (May 4, 1977)
  • Placed on disabled list by New York Yankees (May 28, 1978)
  • Activated by New York Yankees (June 17, 1978)
  • Placed on disabled list by New York Yankees (June 23, 1978)
  • Activated by New York Yankees (July 17, 1978)


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