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John BuckBatting Stat Details
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John Buck
PositionsC-1619, DH-21, 1B-3Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJonathan Richard Buck
Height6-3Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 7,1980 [39.135]PlaceKemmerer,Wyoming
High SchoolTaylorsville (Salt Lake City,UT)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 7th round (212th overall) of the 1998 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsDoug DeutschService Time9.101 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-HOU-#8 ... 2002-MLB-#43 ... 2002-HOU-#2 ... 2003-MLB-#67 ... 2003-HOU-#1 ... 2004-HOU-#3
MLB DebutJune 25,2004 [23.353]Awards3Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID4180Retrosheet IDbuckj001MLBAM ID407833
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Games -- On Base -- Outs -- Baserunning -- Pitch Summary -- Pitch Detail -- Ejections

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Games

TopPH,PR,DR = Entered Game as...PH2,PR2,DR2 = Left Game for...Ejections
YearGPGSGS%CGDNSDNFGF%PHPRDRGFPH2PR2DR2PC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFDH123456789
2004716997.2652691.500265202-68-------3--1-15132526
200511811294.910361488.1105104621-117--------1---39275424
200611410793.99072478.9403901232-112-------------9213747
200711310592.98582776.1206861343-112----------11-9405210
200810910697.21013793.6210102320-107-----------1-638604
2009584882.844101475.960444310-46-------8---11132419-
201011810891.5103101488.1505104032-112-------4---182415637
201114012992.1109113078.69021103125----------111162947477
201210610397.29531090.610296341-105--------------29707
201311010292.79981090.9701100201-104-------1---1318343951
2014332472.7239778.840526100-241------5--1317387
Totals1090101392.99177716385.04113592748311709071000000212142138145296440140
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
2004KCA71258238101.235.280.424.70456-3592619-126231---115-33--41-3023776.671
2005KCA118430401156.242.287.389.67697-631053-2111275-----4232441312-47173036.172
2006KCA114409371147.245.306.396.70291258751-21111731----5262451741-50163432.002
2007KCA113399347149.222.308.429.73877-41338-18-18135-----336-59110-6-48232547.928
2008KCA109418370135.224.304.365.66983-50545-2319423----23827816-4-48173135.425
2009KCA5820218690.247.299.484.78246-22517-124843-1-1-113-121111-36142238.893
2010TOR118437409200.281.314.489.8021151701159-25-201361----316123-6-6-66283842.427
2011FLO140530466171.227.316.367.683106274965-151167522---3547611-721-57312654.391
2012MIA106398343119.192.297.347.64466-38335-15112642----3495611-312-41202148.782
2013NYN-PIT110431392143.222.288.365.65287161754-11-158511---729427-8-2-62253740.322
2014SEA-ANA33978925.225.289.281.57020117314-2-1-1-----28-1------62433.331
Totals:1090400936121436.234.301.398.698844752972457117291347541135010343072341635511326049121627543.9934
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%
2004184795451285181.0666010.002515542568.431552513232712513753071.4
200530094891178210250.7697112.683815672771.331354152643251345301188857.3
20062788499955616231.0476111.482816513360.7616133132941301522281296566.5
20072709283956310220.87117115.493815662671.742393121644231331271077160.1
20082869687103759190.84127615.7931222623464.641410462139281930331088256.8
2009141553848296130.792326.25-3847885.5-923108221031315553164.0
2010297111801066715240.756678.96-1212951685.621442121040421834241107659.1
20113591151131318120300.86119112.091819882776.562111214304843943441489660.7
20122771038688608200.9886612.12-827792476.772111410184029627291126264.4
2013300104871096618250.80138615.12-1224782675.07187471551331026431177959.7
2014672624177551.411147.14--322484.6423-3118721632978.0
Totals27599598409606141222240.888669512.37148417670925073.9461668031107197297399120277292111168961.7
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
2004KCA71258783646.1513
2005KCA1184301384028.9914
2006KCA1144091383726.8102
2007KCA1133991394129.5002
2008KCA1094181424833.8002
2009KCA58202641625.0010
2010TOR1184371535334.6400
2011FLO1405301794122.9101
2012MIA1063981292922.4803
2013NYN-PIT1104311433927.2722
2014SEA-ANA339729931.0300

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%
2004KCA712582381579-95362333021012112811643.6913552.33923435.6613.1837450225.5052.6865.3734.6322.0432.6763.576116.7
2005KCA11843040123943150799251531322014983103.5024957.911516835.1215.8162377219.3051.2365.8334.1720.7740.1672.091218.3
2006KCA11440937126847142491451029217815282923.4823356.971627339.6117.8558473620.6551.6964.1935.8120.5139.6771.399111.1
2007KCA113399347369210150193756427520519612613.7621353.381314332.8310.7853673226.7848.7762.4337.5718.3235.6665.4124416.7
2008KCA109418370389661580978602298217185102783.7822854.551586337.8015.0757676124.3148.1661.9038.1018.8636.5366.5119210.5
2009KCA582021861355174148425714482125-1333.6712059.41862842.5713.8627740231.0954.2565.3234.6819.4333.0865.847-0.0
2010TOR1184374091611161615106954632818025713043.7025658.581886443.0214.6563288928.9155.0566.1933.8120.3134.2069.578-0.0
2011FLO14053046654115719761223753378263228243543.7327952.641807933.9614.9173296023.7548.5861.8938.1119.1336.8866.791915.3
2012MIA1063983434910331523931592250259179182433.8321453.771134428.3911.0649367226.6444.1261.1338.8716.4136.1661.0615-0.0
2013NYN-PIT11043139229104816801055625316217232132903.9023053.361555635.9612.9960683827.6849.8862.8037.2018.8134.6167.2910110.0
2014SEA-ANA339789826-387247140845644-633.996061.86311231.9612.3714719123.0449.3563.8236.1821.7132.9864.954375.0
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

Pitch Detail as Batter

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YearPitch TypeCountSw MissCa StrikesBallsStrikesFoulsIn PlaySwingsStr%Bal%Sw%Ct%SwMs%InPl%Foul%ABH2B3BHRSOGOFOLOPOAVG
2014Fastball1421123529040166763.3836.6247.1816.427.7511.2728.1716510085222.313
2014Slider57104193812123466.6733.3359.6529.4117.5421.0521.0512610043110.500
20142-Seam Fastball54410153914112972.2227.7853.7013.797.4120.3725.9311400044011.364
2014Changeup425614286112266.6733.3352.3822.7311.9026.1914.2911200105211.182
2014Curveball40482020531250.0050.0030.0033.3310.007.5012.503000063000.000
2014unknown197191011952.6347.3747.3777.7836.845.265.2611000200001.000
2014Sinker1901811461057.8942.1152.630.000.0031.5821.056000013200.000
2014Cutter122321023783.3316.6758.3328.5716.6725.0016.673200010001.667
2014Splitter2101100150.0050.0050.00100.0050.000.000.000000000000-
YearPitch TypeCountSw MissCa StrikesBallsStrikesFoulsIn PlaySwingsStr%Bal%Sw%Ct%SwMs%InPl%Foul%ABH2B3BHRSOGOFOLOPOAVG
2013Fastball59994642323671298030361.2738.7350.5831.0215.6913.3621.54772200345112249.286
2013Slider3184954112206525115264.7835.2247.8032.2415.4116.0416.35491230124141053.245
20132-Seam Fastball18512217111439429361.6238.3850.2712.906.4922.7021.084013203108744.325
2013Changeup143278578624277860.1439.8654.5534.6218.8818.8816.7827820458611.296
2013Sinker14116333610524327274.4725.5351.0622.2211.3522.7017.02311220258403.387
2013Curveball1401123469425357167.1432.8650.7115.497.8625.0017.8634910167931.265
2013Cutter92138385415184658.7041.3050.0028.2614.1319.5716.3018600174311.333
2013unknown2755819361470.3729.6351.8535.7118.5222.2211.115200011110.400
2013Splitter1610511551168.7531.2568.759.096.2531.2531.255210001101.400
2013Intent Ball12001200000.00100.000.00--0.000.000.000000000000-
YearPitch TypeCountSw MissCa StrikesBallsStrikesFoulsIn PlaySwingsStr%Bal%Sw%Ct%SwMs%InPl%Foul%ABH2B3BHRSOGOFOLOPOAVG
2012Fastball53458822073271137424561.2438.7645.8823.6710.8613.8621.16742440640162028.324
2012Slider254364994160354011162.9937.0143.7032.4314.1715.7513.783983011418813.205
20122-Seam Fastball16413365810627307064.6335.3742.6818.577.9318.2916.4628102121610311.357
2012Curveball1481938519712285965.5434.4639.8632.2012.8418.928.112810500134712.357
2012Sinker1481123648423276156.7643.2441.2218.037.4318.2415.54266002551011.231
2012Changeup1302910537714246759.2340.7751.5443.2822.3118.4610.7724310078412.125
2012Cutter821116305215103663.4136.5943.9030.5613.4112.2018.2910400161401.400
2012unknown3214191353940.6359.3828.1311.113.139.3815.633100012000.333
2012Splitter15127823653.3346.6740.0016.676.6720.0013.333000011100.000
2012Intent Ball13001300000.00100.000.00--0.000.000.000000000000-
2012Knuckleball90309066100.000.0066.670.000.0066.670.006000004001.000
YearPitch TypeCountSw MissCa StrikesBallsStrikesFoulsIn PlaySwingsStr%Bal%Sw%Ct%SwMs%InPl%Foul%ABH2B3BHRSOGOFOLOPOAVG
2011Fastball58266742223601279328661.8638.1449.1423.0811.3415.9821.82913140543162719.341
2011Slider3856058135250607219264.9435.0649.8731.2515.5818.7015.58722140328161537.292
2011Sinker2762135102174605813963.0436.9650.3615.117.6121.0121.74581811111151335.310
20112-Seam Fastball220152682138484911262.7337.2750.9113.396.8222.2721.82481320512121173.271
2011Curveball20423328711730328557.3542.6541.6727.0611.2715.6914.713210201412421.313
2011Changeup14633154410229258769.8630.1459.5937.9322.6017.1219.86257101612212.280
2011Cutter89615365313193859.5540.4542.7015.796.7421.3514.6119400066513.211
2011Knuckleball2636917261165.3834.6242.3127.2711.5423.087.696210001210.333
2011Intent Ball23002300000.00100.000.00--0.000.000.000000000000-
2011Splitter2022812621060.0040.0050.0020.0010.0010.0030.002000032000.000
2011unknown11135620354.5545.4527.2733.339.090.0018.180000010000-
YearPitch TypeCountSw MissCa StrikesBallsStrikesFoulsIn PlaySwingsStr%Bal%Sw%Ct%SwMs%InPl%Foul%ABH2B3BHRSOGOFOLOPOAVG
2010Fastball49260501733191169326964.8435.1654.6722.3012.2018.9023.589334508321525314.366
2010Slider3479041109238436419768.5931.4156.7745.6925.9418.4412.39631940331201014.302
2010Curveball16928375811121257465.6834.3243.7937.8416.5714.7912.432311303181611.478
2010Sinker16212165610644349065.4334.5755.5613.337.4120.9927.16331220178821.364
20102-Seam Fastball14712164610144298568.7131.2957.8214.128.1619.7329.93261260387222.462
2010Cutter125227408530267868.0032.0062.4028.2117.6020.8024.00261430174430.538
2010Changeup116267407618256965.5234.4859.4837.6822.4121.5515.5225920155612.360
2010unknown2825919751467.8632.1450.0014.297.1417.8625.005200002100.400
2010Splitter16427921756.2543.7543.7557.1425.006.2512.501000021000.000
2010Knuckleball31003023100.000.00100.0033.3333.3366.670.0022000000001.000
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Count: Total # of Pitches Sw Miss:Swing and Misses Ca Strikes: Called Strikes Balls: Balls Strikes: Strikes Fouls: Foul Balls In Play: Balls put in Play Swings: Total # of Swings Str%: Strikes percentage (Strikes/Pitches) Bal%: Balls percentage (Balls/Pitches) Sw%: Swing percentage (Swings/Pitches) CT%: Contact Percentage (Contact Swings/Swings) SwMs%: Swing Miss Percentage InPl%: In Play Percentage (In Play/Pitches) Foul%: Foul Ball % (fouls/pitches) AB:At Bats resolved with this pitch H: Hits 2B: Doubles 3B: Triples HR: Home runs BB: Walks SO: Strikeouts HBP: Hit by Pitch GO: Groundouts FO: Flyouts LO: Lineouts PO: Popouts AVG: Batting Average

Player Ejections

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Game DateUmpireReason
2011-07-04Kerwin DanleyBalls and strikes (while catching)
2012-07-02Derryl CousinsChecked swing (Slammed bat to ground)
2013-07-04Mike EverittChecked swing
3 ejection(s) listed