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Bob SkinnerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1954-1966 MLB Years: 1954-1966
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-950, 1B-151, 3B-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Ralph Skinner
Height6-4Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 3,1931 [86.322]PlaceLa Jolla,California
High SchoolLa Jolla (La Jolla,CA)
CollegeSan Diego Mesa College (San Diego,CA)
MLB DebutApril 13,1954 [22.193]
OrganizationsPIT [9] SLN [3] CIN [2] Awards0Awards Voting2-22
TBC Player ID18075Retrosheet IDskinb101MLBAM ID122299
RelationshipsFather of Joel Skinner
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed72Power69Contact55XBH63RBIs68Runs61Hitting71Durability74Team.504Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1954Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31b22132470671171598464047590112011.249.316.370.68617432530.269.121.230.3178.8711.131.261.5158.7527.35
1956Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4of-1b2411323329478352911265010216.202.282.326.6087616262.233.124.236.2779.9219.081.921.9146.6034.04
1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4of25126387581181261345104385024062.305.370.468.83818131431.324.163.276.3698.8211.601.323.0229.7726.27
1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4of261445299317033913701245855225711.321.387.491.87826055596.337.170.295.3849.739.230.952.1840.6932.35
1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4of27143547781531841361107676501286.280.357.399.75621835617.297.119.247.33710.8610.530.972.1142.0822.88
1960Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4of2814557183156336158611859861541113.273.340.431.77124654640.297.158.266.3399.2213.441.462.3438.0734.62
1961Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4of291193816110220334235514944296.268.358.360.71813726442.299.092.220.32211.5411.090.960.68127.0025.49
1962Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4of30144510871542972075104768944359.302.395.504.89925756597.332.202.363.39512.7314.911.173.3525.5036.36
1963Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4of31341221833550841132202015.270.341.393.7344810137.330.123.254.3269.4916.061.690.000.0030.30
1963Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24of3172194254910231712214220016.253.332.371.7037215217.309.118.222.3179.6819.352.001.3864.6730.61
1963Totals for NL-NL         1063164382157325533464220211.259.335.380.71512025354.317.121.234.3209.6018.081.880.85105.3330.49
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24of32255961330350041200001.220.270.424.69425663.227.204.271.3086.3519.053.004.7619.6746.15
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19of325511810325011600112000020.271.333.339.672406129.320.068.161.3008.5315.501.820.78118.0018.75
1964Totals for NL-NL         8017716458042100153200021.254.313.367.6806512192.291.113.198.3027.8116.672.132.0844.2526.67
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19of338015225475452610123000025.309.360.493.8537514164.359.184.270.3747.3218.292.503.0530.4029.79
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln193449452710150021710000.156.208.244.45211248.222.088.133.2084.1735.428.502.0845.0028.57
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1381431864211981975810353167364856461733205381.277.351.421.77218203584873.305.144.264.0009.9513.261.332.1141.9229.88
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter110037505741050173529046265344355251433204869.280.355.426.78115973154252.304.146.270.00010.2312.351.212.1241.6730.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter184315378611474710256710045.273.328.400.72812622341.328.127.210.0007.3319.652.682.0545.0025.58
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter97253316213262212255420017.245.318.383.7019721280.290.138.233.0008.9319.292.162.1442.1733.87
Average MLB - Per 162 games162507751412371262845776242610.277.351.421.77221342572.305.144.264.0009.9513.261.332.1141.9229.88

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1954Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit221B118--102684168711261110.9869.41------13289.476.6
1954Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22OF2---------------1321.51.3
1956Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24OF36--4021-4342.9771.17------11331.923.4
1956Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit241B23--1766121183182.9957.91------11320.414.9
1956Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit243B1--1---111.0001.00------1130.90.6
1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25OF93--172972188181.9631.95------12673.860.4
1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit251B9--606176766.9857.33------1267.15.8
1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit253B1---2--221.0002.00------1260.80.6
1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26OF141--2321962257251.9771.78------14497.991.6
1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27OF142--2859111305294.9642.07------14399.392.2
1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit271B1---------------1430.70.6
1960Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28OF141--2501352268263.9811.87------14597.291.6
1961Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29OF97--175551185180.9731.86------11981.563.0
1962Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30OF139--21069-225216.9601.55------14496.586.3
1963Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31OF51--743-177771.0001.51------7270.831.5
1963Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31OF32--5711-5958.9831.81------3494.119.8
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32OF31--4233-4845.9381.45------5556.419.1
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32OF12--2012-2321.9131.75------2548.07.4
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33OF33--43-3-4643.9351.30------8041.320.5
MLB Totals for OF - 11 season(s)-   OF950--16007153917241671.9691.76------9500.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B151--1262961811513761358.9878.99------1510.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B2--12--331.0001.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1954Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22--118------2-
1956Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24--23--1---36-
1957Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25--9--1---93-
1958Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26---------141-
1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27--1------142-
1960Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28---------141-
1961Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29---------97-
1962Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30---------139-
1963Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31---------51-
1963Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31---------32-
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32---------31-
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32---------12-
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33---------33-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1960Pittsburgh PiratesWorld SeriesMLB2825210001101000000.200.333.200.533106.200.000.40016.670.000.000.000.000.00
1964St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB3243021001001000000.667.7501.0001.750314.667.333.66725.000.000.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs68231002102000000.375.500.5001.0004110.375.125.50020.000.000.000.000.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1968Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi36Manager1627686.46921.08 
1969Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi37Manager1626399.38937.05 
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn38Hitting Coach1626399.38939.06Preston Gomez
1971San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn39Hitting Coach16161100.37928.56Preston Gomez
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn40Hitting Coach1535895.37936.56Don Zimmer,Preston Gomez
1973San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn41Hitting Coach16260102.37039.06Don Zimmer
1977San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn45Manager1626993.42629.05 
1977San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn45Hitting Coach1626993.42629.05Bob Skinner,John McNamara,Alvin Dark
1978California AngelsALMLBMLBcal46Hitting Coach1628775.5375.03Jim Fregosi,Dave Garcia
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit51Hitting Coach1628478.5196.02Chuck Tanner
1986Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl54Hitting Coach1617289.44723.56Chuck Tanner
1987Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl55Hitting Coach1616992.42920.55Chuck Tanner
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl56Hitting Coach16054106.33839.56Chuck Tanner,Russ Nixon
1989Tucson TorosPCLAAAMinorhou57Manager1425686.39424.05 
1990Tucson TorosPCLAAAMinorhou58Manager1427171.50020.03 
1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAMinorhou59Manager1407961.5642.02 League Champions
1992Tucson TorosPCLAAAMinorhou60Manager1447074.48615.53 
* 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
1966-10-05Released by Cardinals. 
1964-06-13TradeTraded by Reds to Cardinals for Jim Saul and Cash. 
1963-05-23TradeTraded by Pirates to Reds for Jerry Lynch. 
1951-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* 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.