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Art GardnerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1975-1986 MLB Years: 1975-1978
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PositionsOF-283Position when DraftedP-OFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameArthur Junior Gardner
Height5-11Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateSeptember 21,1952 [66.060]PlaceMadden,Mississippi
High SchoolSouth Leake (Walnut Grove,MS)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (36th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1975 [22.346]
OrganizationsHOU [2] MON [2] SFN [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11739Retrosheet IDgarda101MLBAM ID114603
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed69Power58Contact48XBH61RBIs63Runs75Hitting58Durability49Team.503Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24of221331360002101810012.194.242.194.4366033.261.000.065.1963.0324.248.000.000.000.00
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24of24666571000030031511013.154.203.154.35710070.200.000.046.1644.2921.435.000.000.000.00
1978Phoenix GiantsPCLAAAsfn-of251284947413221168883711406921500.267.322.423.74520945542.294.156.289.3347.3812.731.731.4861.7534.09
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn352573200000010200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000-.333.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1979Denver BearsAmerAAAmon-of2612448180134231111742616295453800.279.321.441.76221245526.290.162.243.3365.5110.271.862.0943.7333.58
1980Denver BearsAmerAAAmon-2712043679138301014642310304941400.317.363.528.89123054475.329.211.310.3926.3210.321.632.9531.1439.13
1986Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-of3328901228904171181810110.311.370.544.9144913100.348.233.322.3958.0018.002.254.0022.5046.43
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8699121600051142521025.162.210.162.372160106.216.000.040.0003.7723.586.250.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter400150124543283373724387381071901251810.288.336.466.8027001571643.306.178.282.0006.5111.561.782.2540.5736.34
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter37214112334047437332268637991721151700.286.334.461.7956511441543.303.175.280.0006.4211.151.742.1442.7635.64
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter28901228904171181810110.311.370.544.9144913100.348.233.322.0008.0018.002.254.0022.5046.43
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7996101600051042321025.167.216.167.383160103.219.000.052.0003.8822.335.750.000.000.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter73200000010200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000-.333.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162186233000092284742049.162.210.162.372300200.216.000.040.0003.7723.586.250.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260899175341515983515437752700.288.336.466.80228464665.306.178.282.0006.5111.561.782.2540.5736.34

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22OF8--14---14141.0001.75------1361.55.0
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24OF26--311-132321.0001.23------6639.416.0
1978Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn25OF127--3131083331323.9762.54------12899.290.7
1979Denver Bears AmerAAAmon26OF121--25616114283272.9612.25------12497.689.6
1986Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex33OF1--3---331.0003.00------283.60.7
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF34--451-146461.0001.35------340.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF248--56926197614595.9692.40------2480.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22---------8-
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24---------26-
1978Phoenix Giants PCLAAAsfn25---------127-
1979Denver Bears AmerAAAmon26---------121-
1986Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex33---------1-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1986Tulsa DrillersTexAAMinortex33Hitting Coach1344985.36630.04Bill Stearns
1987Gastonia RangersSALAMinortex34Hitting Coach1405882.41433.55Chino Cadahia
1995- --42Scout.000--None listed
1996- --43Scout.000--None listed
1997- --44Scout.000--None listed
1998- --45Scout.000--None listed
1999- --46Scout.000--None listed
2000- --47Scout.000--None listed
2001- --48Scout.000--None listed
2002- --49Scout.000--None listed
2003- --50Scout.000--None listed
2004- --51Scout.000--None listed
2005- --52Scout.000--None listed
2006- --53Scout.000--None listed
2007- --54Scout.000--None listed
2008- --55Scout.000--None listed
2009- --56Scout.000--None listed
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1979-04-01Purchased by Expos from Giants. 
1977-11-28Purchased by Giants from Astros. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.