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Vern BickfordTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1948-1954 MLB Years: 1948-1954
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PositionsP-182Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameVernon Edgell Bickford
Height6-0Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 17,1920PlaceHellier,Kentucky
Death DateMay 6,1960 [39.262]
MLB DebutApril 24,1948 [27.250]
OrganizationsBSN [5] BAL [1] MLN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-4
TBC Player ID8806Retrosheet IDbickv101MLBAM ID110975
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Player Notes:   Threw a no-hitter on August 11,1950 against the Brooklyn Dodgers ... Opening Day Starter for Boston Braves in 1951
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts52Walks48Hittable62SO/BB50vsPower62Hitting51Durability70Team.497Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24S/R271153.2733221110151146.01255953963600001.297.710.553.883.700.95.6883.93
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24ST2816114.253736115210230.2246125109201061013101.539.600.784.143.940.95.5934.14
1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24ST2919143.474039127210311.2293135120251221265101.338.460.723.523.641.03.5763.99
1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24S/R301193.122520512350164.21466857776760001.357.980.384.154.151.00.5503.49
1952Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24S/R317123.74262247130161.01657367764624001.429.200.393.573.460.97.3683.38
1953Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb24S/R32255.2820911208158.0603534835252101.649.311.245.433.880.71.2865.33
1954Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24ST33019.0011000004.05540100001.5011.25--2.25--0.00.0003.15
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter66573.71182149337392321074.010405004447646745014301.408.700.643.903.760.96.5371.38
Boston Braves Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter64513.60161139227191511012.09754604066843142512201.398.650.603.823.770.99.557-
Milwaukee Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter255.2820911208158.0603534835252101.649.311.245.433.880.71.286-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter019.0011000004.05540100001.5011.25--2.25--0.00.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13123.713730715250220.0213102911695923101.408.700.643.903.760.96.5201.38

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24p27334931020070021206001.204.235.245.48012257.270.041.082.2283.5121.056.000.000.0020.00
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24p283781715000800220010004.185.205.185.39015093.246.000.025.1882.1521.5110.000.000.000.00
1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24p294011691600060032409000.138.160.138.298160128.174.000.026.1442.3418.758.000.000.000.00
1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24p3025521610040021206002.115.148.135.2837160.150.020.058.1383.3320.006.000.000.0016.67
1952Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24p312651291003000905002.176.176.196.37210156.214.020.020.1720.0016.070.000.000.0011.11
1953Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb24p322015110000001701001.067.125.067.1921017.125.000.067.1035.8841.187.000.000.000.00
1954Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24p3311000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1823652357400280010850370010.156.179.167.346614412.204.011.038.0002.4320.638.500.000.007.02
Boston Braves Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter16134922564002800977036009.160.182.172.354604394.206.012.037.0002.2819.548.560.000.007.14
Milwaukee Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2015110000001701001.067.125.067.1921017.125.000.067.0005.8841.187.000.000.000.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16232520514002500976033009.156.179.167.346544367.204.011.038.0002.4320.638.500.000.007.02

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn27P33-1466221-2928.9660.850.19-----33100.021.6
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn28P37-230750135857.9831.540.25-----37100.024.0
1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn29P40-3112645257371.9731.780.23-----40100.026.0
1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn30P25-1641438145352.9812.080.32-----25100.016.2
1952Boston BravesNLMLBbsn31P26-1611232144544.9781.690.27-----26100.017.0
1953Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb32P20-58314-317171.0000.850.29-----20100.013.0
1954Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33P1-4-1--111.0001.000.25-----1100.00.6
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P182-107468202619276270.9781.480.25-----1820.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1948Boston BravesNLMLBbsn2733----------
1949Boston BravesNLMLBbsn2837----------
1950Boston BravesNLMLBbsn2940----------
1951Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3025----------
1952Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3126----------
1953Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmlb3220----------
1954Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal331----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1948Boston BravesWorld SeriesMLB27012.701003.1415102.9010.800.0013.502.700.200.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs012.7010100003.3401051002.7010.800.0013.502.700.200.00.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1954-05-17Released by Orioles. 
1954-02-10TradeTraded by Braves to Orioles for Charlie White and Cash. 
1946-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted Free Agent by Braves. 
* 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.