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Bud HarrelsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1963-1980 MLB Years: 1965-1980
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PositionsSS-1400, 2B-70, 3B-9, OF-1Position when DraftedIFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDerrel McKinley Harrelson
Height5-11Weight160BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJune 6,1944 [74.189]PlaceNiles,California
High SchoolRoyal Sunset (Hayward,CA)
CollegeSan Francisco State University (San Francisco,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1963 by the New York Mets.
Signing Bonus$10,000Signing ScoutsRoy Partee
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1965 [21.088]
OrganizationsNYN [15] PHI [2] TEX [1] Awards2Awards Voting4-18
TBC Player ID12461Retrosheet IDharrb101MLBAM ID115502
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed71Power28Contact60XBH32RBIs20Runs46Hitting48Durability47Team.465Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1963SalinasCalifA+-193613621302219000000000.221.221.287.508395136.215.066.066.2240.000.000.000.74136.0016.67
1964SalinasCalifA+-2013544165102125348000000000.231.231.302.53313320441.226.071.070.2350.000.000.000.68147.0019.61
1965BuffaloILAAA-2113144637112151236000000000.251.251.303.55413518446.248.052.052.2460.000.000.000.45223.0016.07
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss2119373411000021100000.108.154.189.3437239.154.081.135.1575.1328.215.500.000.0050.00
1966JacksonvilleILAAA-22117389568685126000000000.221.221.275.49610714389.219.054.054.2180.000.000.000.26389.0016.28
1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss2233992022240473132301011.222.313.323.636326113.289.101.273.28511.5020.351.770.000.0027.27
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss23151540591371641281213486447405.254.317.304.62116421603.284.050.137.2867.9610.611.330.17540.0015.33
1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss2411140238887301445296814123.219.273.251.52410110437.263.032.102.2436.6415.562.340.000.0011.36
1969New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss25123395429811602413545425175.248.341.306.64712117457.287.058.190.29911.8211.821.000.000.0017.35
1970New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss26157564721371881422349574312849.243.351.309.66017427682.274.066.268.30813.9310.850.780.15564.0019.71
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss27142547551381660322875359213306.252.319.303.62216622618.281.051.186.2908.589.551.110.000.0015.94
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss281154185490104124124585737446.215.313.266.57911115490.245.051.208.27311.8411.630.980.20418.0016.67
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss29106356359212302051484913044.258.348.309.65711015408.300.051.197.30711.7612.011.020.000.0016.30
1974New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss30106331487510011394713928015.227.366.266.6328811412.254.039.269.31217.239.470.550.24331.0014.67
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss313473516200300121302021.219.329.247.57618287.267.028.192.27413.7914.941.080.000.0012.50
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss32118359348412412693635628051.234.351.298.64910717432.275.064.256.31014.5812.960.890.23359.0020.24
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn3ss3310726925486211254272817113.178.255.227.482619305.195.049.152.2278.859.181.040.33269.0018.75
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi142b34711031622100952182106000.214.331.223.554231127.268.009.214.27414.1716.541.170.000.004.55
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi142b-ss355371720600733131411101.282.395.366.76126687.345.084.268.35314.9416.091.080.000.0030.00
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex7ss368718026496019442923010003.272.373.322.695587219.308.050.211.32813.2410.500.790.46180.0014.29
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter153347445391120136457267127606336532294233153.236.327.288.61513671885516.271.052.200.00011.4811.841.030.13677.7116.79
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter419141217933037137119000000000.234.234.293.527414571412.230.059.059.0000.000.000.000.50201.7117.27
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter24883593198236362000000000.237.237.290.52724232835.234.053.053.0000.000.000.000.36278.3316.16
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter17157786132147457000000000.229.229.298.52717225577.223.069.069.0000.000.000.000.69144.2518.94
New York Mets Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter132243904901029123456242115515735952177223149.234.324.287.61112601745083.268.053.198.00011.2711.711.040.12731.6716.91
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8718026496019442923010003.272.373.322.695587219.308.050.211.00013.2410.500.790.46180.0014.29
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12417423427001685313517101.241.357.282.639497214.300.041.236.00014.4916.361.130.000.0016.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games162501571181451281366769210236.236.327.288.61514420583.271.052.200.00011.4811.841.030.13677.7116.79
Average Minor - Per 162 games16254669128145346000000000.234.234.293.52716022546.230.059.059.0000.000.000.000.50201.7117.27

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn21SS18--2836366764.9553.56------1994.711.1
1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn22SS29--5291126144143.9934.93------3387.918.0
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn23SS149--2544673288753721.9584.84------15198.792.0
1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn24SS106--1993171558531516.9724.87------11195.565.4
1969New York MetsNLMLBnyn25SS119--2433471970609590.9694.96------12396.773.5
1970New York MetsNLMLBnyn26SS156--3054012184727706.9714.53------15799.496.3
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn27SS140--2574411686714698.9784.99------14298.686.4
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn28SS115-10001913341651541525.9704.570.53-----115100.073.7
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn29SS103-9251533151049478468.9794.540.51-----10697.264.0
1974New York MetsNLMLBnyn30SS97--1963251765538521.9685.37------10691.559.9
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn31SS34--4467718118111.9413.26------34100.021.0
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn32SS117--1833302044533513.9624.38------11899.272.2
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn33SS98--141239641386380.9843.88------10791.660.5
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi342B43--5879424141137.9723.19------7160.626.5
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34SS15--1430-744441.0002.93------7121.19.3
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi352B25--5447111102101.9904.04------5347.215.4
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35SS17--915312724.8891.41------5332.110.5
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi353B9---9-1991.0001.00------5317.05.6
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35OF1---------------531.90.6
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex36SS87--1182201757355338.9523.89------87100.054.0
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex362B2--321165.8332.50------872.31.2
MLB Totals for SS - 16 season(s)-   SS1400-19252387397520375165656362.9694.543.30-----14000.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B70--115128636249243.9763.47------700.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B9---9-1991.0001.00------90.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn21----18------
1966New York MetsNLMLBnyn22----29------
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn23----149------
1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn24----106------
1969New York MetsNLMLBnyn25----119------
1970New York MetsNLMLBnyn26----156------
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn27----140------
1972New York MetsNLMLBnyn28----115------
1973New York MetsNLMLBnyn29----103------
1974New York MetsNLMLBnyn30----97------
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn31----34------
1976New York MetsNLMLBnyn32----117------
1977New York MetsNLMLBnyn33----98------
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34---4315------
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35---25179---1-
1980Texas RangersALMLBtex36---287------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB25311221103001200000.182.250.455.7055212.222.273.3648.3316.672.000.000.00100.00
1969New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB25517130000003400000.176.300.176.4763020.231.000.17615.0020.001.330.000.000.00
1973New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB29518130002001100000.167.211.167.3783019.176.000.0565.265.261.000.000.000.00
1973New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB29724261001005300000.250.379.292.6717129.286.042.25017.2410.340.600.000.0016.67
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs829351105002300000.172.226.276.5028231.192.104.1726.459.681.500.000.0040.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1241391001008700000.220.347.244.59110149.265.024.22016.3314.290.880.000.0011.11

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1982New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn38First Base Coach1626597.40127.06George Bamberger
1983New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn39Broadcaster1626894.42022.06Frank Howard,George Bamberger
1984Little Falls MetsNYPLA-Minornyn40Manager754431.587--1 League Champions
1985New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn41First Base Coach1629864.6053.02Davey Johnson
1985Columbia MetsSALAMinornyn41Manager1367957.5812.52 Lost in Semi-Finals
1986New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn42First Base Coach16210854.667--1Davey JohnsonWon World Series (Red Sox)
1987New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn43First Base Coach1629270.5683.02Davey Johnson
1988New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn44First Base Coach16010060.625--1Davey JohnsonLost NLCS (Dodgers)
1989New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn45First Base Coach1628775.5376.02Davey Johnson
1990New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn46First Base Coach1629171.5624.02Bud Harrelson,Davey Johnson
1990New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn46Manager1629171.5624.02 
1991New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn47Manager1617784.47820.55 
2009Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-65Third Base Coach1407466.5295.02Gary CarterLost in Semi-Finals
2010Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-66Bench Coach1387068.50712.03Dave LaPoint
2011Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-67Bench Coach1257847.624--1Kevin BaezLost in Finals
2012Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-68Bench Coach1366274.4564.54Kevin BaezLeague Champions
2013Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-69Bench Coach1406377.4502.52Kevin BaezLeague Champions
2014Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-70Bench Coach1407367.521--1Kevin Baez
2015Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-71First Base Coach1398059.5769.02Kevin BaezLost in Semi-Finals
2017Long Island DucksAtlIndIndy-73First Base Coach1407367.5213.03Kevin BaezLost in Finals
* 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

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1971National League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1
2000Atlantic League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1980-10-25Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-05-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1980-04-04Released by Phillies. 
1979-05-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1978-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-03-24TradeTraded by Mets to Phillies for Fred Andrews and Cash. 
1963-06-07ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mets. 
* 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.