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Jay BuhnerBatting Stat Details
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Jay Buhner
PositionsOF-1285, RF-557, DH-44, LF-10, 1B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJay Campbell Buhner
Height6-3Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 13,1964 [53.341]PlaceLouisville,Kentucky
High SchoolClear Creek (League City,TX)
CollegeMcLennan Community College (Waco,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (36th overall) of the 1984 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 9th round (230th overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1986-NYA-#2 ... 1987-NYA-#1 ... 1988-NYA-#4
MLB DebutSeptember 11,1987 [23.029]Awards2Awards Voting3-138
TBC Player ID1188Retrosheet IDbuhnj001MLBAM ID111676
RelationshipsBrother of Shawn Buhner, Father of Gunnar Buhner
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Games -- On Base -- Outs -- Baserunning -- Pitch Summary -- Pitch Detail -- Ejections
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 1988 ... Hit for the cycle on August 1, 1989
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Games

TopPH,PR,DR = Entered Game as...PH2,PR2,DR2 = Left Game for...Ejections
YearGPGSGS%CGDNSDNFGF%PHPRDRGFPH2PR2DR2PC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFDH123456789
198777100.040357.10004300-------------115---
1988857385.967121384.741772501----------3-5-51741113
1989585798.3531591.401053103------------131229112-
1990514486.3427982.431342011---------10-4-2141714--
199113711080.396273971.51241198914----------13-351948292-
199215214998.01453795.4300145103-----------1-268782-1
199315815598.114431491.1300144119---------10---1024015--1
19941019897.09131090.130091025---------4-1-981--1-
199512612397.611331191.3201115037---------4---5245281--
1996150150100.013301788.70001331511--------1428---38112----
199715715498.113432286.03001351415--------15421--8112332-1
1998727198.65311875.0100541413--------7011--5957---
1999878496.65832769.0300604148--1-----85-2--61168---
200011210291.151105650.01000562841--------1041-1-214902-3
2001191263.2371142.15028045------10-241111166-2
Totals1472138994.411878326282.252724121029471260010001005574491173554644911081611
GP: Games Played GS: Games in starting lineup GS%: % of Games in starting lineup CG: Games Completed DNS: Did not start game in lineup DNF: Did not finish GF%: Games Finished% PH: Entered game as Pinch Hitter PR: Entered game as Pinch Runner DR: Entered Game as Defensive Replacement GF: Games Finished PH2: Left game for a pinch hitter PR2: Left game for a pinch runner DR2: Left game for defensive replacement P: Games at Pitcher C: Games at catcher 1B: Games at first base 2B: Games at second base SS: Games at shortstop 3B: Games at third base LF: Games in left field CF: Games in center field RF: Games in right field DH: Games as designated hitter 1-9: Games per batting slot

On Base

YearTeamGPPAABTBAVGOBPSLGOPSHPH1B1B-IF1B-OF1B-B2B3BHRHR1HR2HR3GSIPHRWO-HWO-HRROEBBIBBBB4ldBBBB_BLHBPSHSFCIRBIon HROtherHR-BI%On Out
1987NYA723227.227.261.318.5795-3-3-2---------11--------1-10.00-
1988SEA-NYA85299261110.215.302.421.72356129425-131137411---3281481613-38221657.893
1989SEA58226204100.275.341.490.83156-31625-1519441----619-64-2-1-33151845.451
1990SEA5118516378.276.357.479.83545-26521-12-72311----17113-4-1-33151845.451
1991SEA137471406202.244.337.498.834991541440-1442715102----25356104624-77413653.256
1992SEA152629543229.243.333.422.7551321882563-1632514731---571215162618-79413851.908
1993SEA158675563268.272.379.476.8551531951184-28327141111-2561001113221228-98435543.8811
1994SEA101436358194.279.394.542.936100152745-234211182----46631215-525-68333548.538
1995SEA126539470266.262.343.566.909123-60555-23-4020992---36071571126-121734860.338
1996SEA150667564314.271.369.557.926153-801367-29-442111111-1-5845131339-10-138805857.9713
1997SEA157665540273.243.383.506.889131171566-182402479----611932026-5-1-109654459.633
1998SEA72286244113.242.344.463.80759-36729-7115771----438-632112-45242153.332
1999SEA87343266112.222.388.421.80959-34232-11-147511---469-91315-3-38241463.164
2000SEA112430364190.253.361.522.88392246-46-20-267892-1-5593983412-82582470.734
2001SEA19534518.222.340.400.74010-6-6-2-211-----28--2-----53260.00-
Totals:1472592750132474.254.359.494.85212738711104607023319310154955110045567924112915018561254096553742855.6572
GP: Games Played PA: Plate Appearances AB: At Bats (Official) TB: Total Bases AVG: Batting Average OBP: On Base Percentage SLG: Slugging Percentage OPS: On Base Plus Slugging H: Hits PH: Pinch hits 1B: Singles 1B-IF: Infield Singles 1B-OF: Outfield Singles 1B-B: Bunt Singles 2B: Doubles 3B: Triples HR: Home Runs HR1: Solo Homers HR2: 2-run Homers HR3: 3-run Homers GS: Grand Slams IPHR: Inside the park homer WO-H: Walkoff hits WO-HR: Walkoff homers ROE: Reached on Error BB: Walks IBB: Intentional Walks BB4: Walked on 4 pitches ldBB: Leadoff walks BB_BL: Bases loaded walks HBP: Hit by Pitch SH: Sacrifice Hits SF: Sacrifice Flies CI: Catcher's INTerference RBI: Runs Batted In on HR: RBIs on Homers Other: RBIs not on Homers HR-BI%: % of RBIs due to homers On Out: RBIS on productive outs (includes sac hit/fly)

Outs

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YearOutsSOGOAOFlyLinePopG/AGDPOppGDP%FCFOProdSO-SwSO-Ca%SwTipSO3PC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFIFOFIF%
1987166733--2.331425.00-12--0.0-----124-127370.0
198820693506351660.795647.81-68711876.3-1543614222082412694461.1
1989142553750355100.74-460.00199371767.3-45139181591710513658.6
199011950373222461.1665012.00-78401080.0-84-282197108442563.8
199131111782112758290.73108911.24-1125823570.1-1093121147282138251108456.7
19924151461051649714530.64121319.16-17401192781.5-191171229514530434115511457.6
19934121441231459016390.851211810.17213301133178.51181351734504722374316610261.9
199425963941025819250.9276810.2922321531084.1111101112340391725301247263.3
19953481201041247819270.841512611.9041130883273.362198142250321737391359359.2
199641415910315210022300.68111547.14210321242878.0417651625543521534014111455.3
19974031751081206522330.902315714.65111221195468.0315181123443381242281468264.0
1998183714369399210.622553.641610452163.4112315122118142414605253.6
19992061005056336170.896827.32-109732773.01245210141919111511693765.1
2000266987692744140.831010010.0041314633564.3-118481541311127231076163.7
200133913118211.1831717.65-138188.9-1---167271141058.3
Totals37331406103212958281563110.8012312619.7517149263103534673.61718610541128252387485202400327139892960.1
Outs: Total Outs SO:Strikeouts GO: Groundouts AO: AirOuts Fly: Flyouts Line: Lineouts Pop: Popouts G/A: Groundout to Airout Ratio GDP: Grounded into double play Opp: Opportunities to ground into double play GDP%: Ground into DP percentage FC: Fielder's Choices FO: Forceouts Prod: Productive Outs (Baserunners advanced on out) SO-Sw: Struck out swinging SO-Ca: Stuck out looking (called) %Sw: Pct of strikeouts that were swinging Tip: Struck out foul tip SO3: Struck out on 3 pitches P: Out on ball fielded by Pitcher C: Out on ball fielded by Catcher 1B: Out on ball fielded by First Baseman 2B: Out on ball fielded by Second Baseman SS: Out on ball fielded by Shortstop 3B: Out on ball fielded by Third Baseman LF: Out on ball fielded by Left Fielder CF: Out on ball fielded by Center Fielder RF: Out on ball fielded by Right Fielder IF: Out on ball fielded by an Infielder OF: Out on ball fielded by an Outfielder IF%: % of outs by infielders.

Baserunning Statistics

YearTeamsGPPAOBRR%SB2OOB
1987NYA723800.0000
1988SEA-NYA85299983636.7312
1989SEA58226922729.3512
1990SEA51185721622.2220
1991SEA1374711706437.6504
1992SEA1526292316929.8702
1993SEA1586752759133.0922
1994SEA1014362007437.0000
1995SEA1265392018642.7905
1996SEA15066726310740.6804
1997SEA15766527310438.1003
1998SEA722861093330.2801
1999SEA873431473725.1701
2000SEA1124301775028.2501
2001SEA195322418.1801

Pitch Summary

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YearTeamGPPAABBBSOHBPPitStrBalFouCaSwMsIntInPlP/PAFPSFPS%FP-SWFP-IPFP-SW%FP-IP%CtSwSwMs%Sw%Str%Bal%Foul%IP-SW%IP-PA%3-03-0sw3-0sw%
1987NYA7232216---------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1988SEA-NYA8529926128936115470145316317718931723.8615351.17903330.1011.0433552436.0745.4160.7539.2514.1232.8257.531417.1
1989SEA582262041955286251434814011411711403.8110446.02662329.2010.1828040029.2546.4059.6340.3716.2435.0061.951417.1
1990SEA5118516317504722441281951389451143.909953.51552529.7313.5120930331.0241.9761.0838.9213.1637.6261.628225.0
1991SEA13747140653117618311056775249309203192953.8921545.651195225.2711.0454474727.1840.8057.6742.3313.6039.4962.6324520.8
1992SEA1526295437114662396143096633334035184063.8133553.262036832.2710.81739109032.2045.4959.6840.3213.9037.2564.5535617.1
1993SEA1586755631001442265115261125358388352414283.9332347.851836127.119.04786113830.9342.9357.5642.4413.5037.6163.4138615.8
1994SEA101436358666351668945723237205201163023.8321248.621385831.6513.3053974027.1644.3656.6543.3514.2140.8169.2728621.4
1995SEA12653947060120120581213845265350240253583.8227150.281425426.3510.0262386327.8141.9358.9441.0612.8841.4866.4228621.4
1996SEA150667564841599245214291023346330362173913.6831547.232017230.1310.79737109932.9444.8258.2841.7214.1135.5858.6233515.2
1997SEA1576655401191755276015061254333475340133584.1531246.921575523.618.27691103132.9837.3654.5745.4312.0734.7253.8354814.8
1998SEA72286244387111001583418121171135-1563.5014952.10863330.0711.5427741232.7741.1658.2441.7612.0937.8654.5511327.3
1999SEA873432666910051443794649157264204-1694.2118654.23933027.118.7532653038.4936.7355.0244.9810.8831.8949.2733618.2
2000SEA11243036459984170797773022229219492693.9724757.441474634.1910.7049168528.3240.1357.2342.7713.0139.2762.5627414.8
2001SEA19534589-19611680233621-363.703973.58201237.7422.64598026.2540.8259.1840.8211.7345.0067.92----
GP: Games Played PA: Plate Appearances AB: At Bats BB: Walks SO: Strikeouts HBP: Hit by Pitch Pit: Pitches Faced Str: Strikes Bal: Balls Fou: Fouls Ca: Called Strikes SwMs: Swing and Miss Strikes Int: intent Balls InPl: Balls in Play P/PA: Pitches per Plate Appearance FPS: First Pitch Strikes FPS%: First Pitch Strike% FP-Sw: Swung on first pitch FP-IP%: First Pitch in Play % Ct: Contact (In Play + Fouls) Sw: Total Swings SwMs%: Swing/Miss% Sw%: Swing % Str%: Strike % (Strikes/Pitches) Bal%: Balls % (Balls/Pitches) Foul%: Foul % (Fouls/Pitches) IP-SW%: % of Balls put in play on swings IP-PA%: % of plate appearances with balls put in play 3-0: Counts of 3-0 3-0sw: Swings on count of 3-0 3-0sw%: % of Swings on count of 3-0

Player Ejections

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Game DateUmpireReason
1997-04-19Larry BarnettBalls and strikes
1999-07-11Gerry DavisBench-clearing brawl
2000-04-19Bill WelkeCalled third strike
2000-09-15Marty FosterCalled third strike
4 ejection(s) listed