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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Robert Gibson
Stat Years
1959-1975  [mlb] 1959-1975
Height/Weight
6-1 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (528)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1935-11-09 in Omaha, Nebraska   [84.248]
High School
Tech (Omaha,NE)
Colleges
Creighton University (Omaha, Nebraska)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the St. Louis Cardinals in 1957
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1959-04-15 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.158)
Service Time
Organizations
SLN [17]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11867 ... retro id: gibsb101 ... mlbam id: 114756
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln58231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf353.331392134075.2773528439484011.539.160.484.645.714.161.23.375
    1959MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf353.351392134075.7773528439484011.549.220.484.675.744.191.23.375
    1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31242Log - Sp - Ext - Perf365.61271220315086.2976154748693011.6710.070.734.987.176.331.44.333
    1960MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf365.64271220315086.7976154748693011.6810.130.735.017.206.371.44.333
    1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln45253Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13123.243527102381211.11869176131191668161.447.920.555.077.073.881.39.520
    1961MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf13123.243527102381211.31869176131191668161.447.930.555.077.083.881.39.520
    1962St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln45264Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15132.853230155221233.217484741595208110101.156.700.583.668.013.242.19.536
    1962MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf15132.863230155221233.717484741595208110101.156.720.583.678.033.242.19.536
    1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln45275Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1893.393633142230254.222411096199620461131.267.920.673.397.213.892.13.667
    1963MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1893.403633142230254.722411096199620461131.267.930.673.407.223.892.13.667
    1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln45286Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19123.014036172341287.12501069625862456091.177.830.782.697.673.322.85.613
    1964MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19123.014036172341287.32501069625862456091.177.840.782.707.683.322.85.613
    1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln45297Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20123.073836206121299.02431101023410327081111.167.311.023.108.133.312.62.625
    1965MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20123.073836206121299.02431101023410327081111.167.311.023.108.133.312.62.625
    1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln45308Log - Sp - Ext - Perf21122.443535205000280.12109076207822512051.036.740.642.507.222.892.88.636
    1966MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf21122.443535205000280.32109076207822512051.036.750.642.517.232.892.88.636
    1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln45319Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1372.982424102000175.1151625810401473131.097.750.512.057.553.183.68.650
    1967MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1372.982424102000175.3151625810401473131.097.760.512.067.563.193.68.650
    1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln453210Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2291.1234342813000304.2198493811622684070.855.850.321.837.921.454.32.710
    1968MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2291.1234342813000304.7198493811622684070.855.860.331.837.931.454.32.710
    1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln453311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20132.183535284000314.02518476129526942101.107.190.342.727.712.412.83.606
    1969MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20132.183535284000314.02518476129526942101.107.190.342.727.712.412.83.606
    1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln453412Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2373.123434233000294.026211110213882745141.198.020.402.698.393.403.11.767
    1970MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2373.123434233000294.026211110213882745141.198.020.402.698.393.403.11.767
    1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln453513Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16133.043131205000245.22159683147618510071.187.880.512.786.783.522.43.552
    1971MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf16133.053131205000245.72159683147618510071.197.890.512.796.793.522.43.552
    1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln453614Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19112.463434234000278.02268376148820810231.137.320.452.856.732.692.36.633
    1972MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19112.463434234000278.02268376148820810231.137.320.452.856.732.692.36.633
    1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln453715Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12102.772525131000195.0159716012571426131.117.340.552.636.553.282.49.545
    1973MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----371Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12102.772525131000195.0159716012571426131.117.340.552.636.553.282.49.545
    1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln453816Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11133.83333391000240.0236111102241041292351.428.850.903.904.844.161.24.458
    1974MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11133.83333391000240.0236111102241041292351.428.850.903.904.844.161.24.458
    1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln453917Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3105.04221410482109.012066611062606041.679.910.835.124.955.450.97.231
    1975MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----391Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3105.04221410482109.012066611062606041.679.910.835.124.955.450.97.231
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)2511742.9152848225556214663,884.332791420125825713363117108131021.197.600.603.107.223.292.33.591
    National League Totals (17 yrs)2511742.9152848225556214663,884.332791420125825713363117108131021.197.600.603.107.223.292.33.591
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (17 yrs)2511742.9152848225556214663,884.332791420125825713363117108131021.197.600.603.107.223.292.33.591
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln5823pL-S-E-P121261320010001001000.115.115.192.3072752.077.077.1880.0037.040.000.00.0066.7
    1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3124pL-S-E-P24028451001000701000.179.179.214.3932961.036.035.2380.0024.140.000.00.0020.0
    1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4525pL-S-E-P34066413501100032313201.197.236.318.55475216.167.121.2734.0030.677.6766.01.3346.2
    1962St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4526pL-S-E-P44276112000250042836101.263.321.342.66390262.132.079.3834.4431.117.0038.02.2210.0
    1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4527pL-S-E-P541871218313200083505001.207.274.368.642100327.253.161.3068.0035.004.3829.03.0038.9
    1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4528pL-S-E-P6409681531040033816100.156.188.208.396107204.083.052.2542.8035.5112.670.00.0026.7
    1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4529pL-S-E-P7421041425205192032618300.240.261.404.665119427.212.164.2632.5221.858.6720.84.2028.0
    1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4530pL-S-E-P846100112040183233507100.200.221.270.491111275.110.070.2922.7031.5311.67100.00.9025.0
    1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4531pL-S-E-P927607800030082606000.133.235.133.3687480.133.000.23510.8135.143.250.00.000.0
    1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4532pL-S-E-P10359431650061173217101.170.233.223.456110215.128.053.2546.3629.094.570.00.0031.2
    1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4533pL-S-E-P1137118112960185233605101.246.262.322.584127387.127.076.3412.3628.3512.00118.00.7924.1
    1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4534pL-S-E-P12401091433312190282506104.303.347.404.751124446.156.101.3736.4520.163.1354.51.6118.2
    1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4535pL-S-E-P133187515012101032412202.172.204.264.46895233.138.092.2063.1625.268.0043.52.1120.0
    1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4536pL-S-E-P14341031220605120112502000.194.202.398.6001064111.204.204.2050.9423.5825.0020.64.7255.0
    1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4537pL-S-E-P15256581200281131702101.185.217.277.49471182.138.092.2134.2323.945.6732.52.8216.7
    1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4538pL-S-E-P16338161741060131901201.210.233.284.51787235.099.074.2663.4521.846.330.00.0029.4
    1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4539pL-S-E-P172228150004003904200.179.242.179.4213750.107.000.2388.1124.323.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)59613281322744452414413106341587218013.206.243.301.544148940073.145.095.2764.2327.876.5955.31.6126.6
    National League Totals (17 yrs)59613281322744452414413106341587218013.206.243.301.544148940073.145.095.2764.2327.876.5955.31.6126.6
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (17 yrs)59613281322744452414413106341587218013.206.243.301.544148940073.145.095.2764.2327.876.5955.31.6126.6
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1959St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB23P13075.2610221816.8891.200.218.461.910
    1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB24P27086.27140321211.0000.800.2417.567.55
    1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB25P350211.11435245149.9611.400.2322.787.52
    1962St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB26P320233.21835365653.9461.700.2319.876.26
    1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB27P360254.22728506055.9171.500.2222.287.85
    1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28P400287.12436646660.9091.500.2124.7100.02
    1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB29P380299.02733316360.9521.600.2023.690.54
    1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB30P350280.12628245654.9641.500.1921.676.16
    1967St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB31P240175.119230042421.0001.800.2414.988.910
    1968St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB32P340304.22128125049.9801.400.1621.097.13
    1969St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB33P350314.02132355653.9461.500.1721.694.63
    1970St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB34P340294.02232435854.9311.600.1821.085.04
    1971St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB35P310245.21039315249.9421.600.2019.1100.08
    1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB36P340278.01246135958.9831.700.2121.8100.02
    1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB37P250195.01124223735.9461.400.1815.4100.09
    1974St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB38P330240.02026244846.9581.400.1920.5100.05
    1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB39P220109.0615322421.8751.000.1913.6100.08
    MLB Totals - (P)52803,8812914844246817775.9491.500.200.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    1959MLB13----------
    1960MLB27----------
    1961MLB35----------
    1962MLB32----------
    1963MLB36----------
    1964MLB40----------
    1965MLB38----------
    1966MLB35----------
    1967MLB24----------
    1968MLB34----------
    1969MLB35----------
    1970MLB34----------
    1971MLB31----------
    1972MLB34----------
    1973MLB25----------
    1974MLB33----------
    1975MLB22----------
    Totals528----------