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Curt BlefaryTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1972 MLB Years: 1965-1972
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsOF-544, 1B-253, C-66, 3B-8, 2B-3Position when DraftedOF-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCurtis Le Roy Blefary
Height6-2Weight195BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 5,1943PlaceBrooklyn,New York
Death DateJanuary 28,2001 [57.207]
High SchoolMahwah (Mahwah,NJ)
CollegeTowson University (Towson,MD), Wagner College (Staten Island,NY)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1962 by the New York Yankees.
Signing Bonus$18,000
MLB DebutApril 14,1965 [21.284]
OrganizationsBAL [6] NYA [3] OAK [2] HOU [1] SDN [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-12
TBC Player ID8904Retrosheet IDblefc101MLBAM ID111096
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 1965
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed52Power78Contact71XBH76RBIs70Runs53Hitting55Durability61Team.541Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1962GreensboroCaroB-18662293955421339000000000.240.240.445.68510219229.194.205.205.2980.000.000.005.6817.6234.55
1963GreensboroCaroA+-19883047988852567000000000.289.289.595.88418138304.226.306.306.3880.000.000.008.2212.1643.18
1963ElmiraEastAA-1940154163842417000000000.247.247.377.6245810154.227.130.130.2750.000.000.002.6038.5026.32
1963Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         128458951261272984000000000.275.275.522.79723948458.226.247.247.3500.000.000.006.3315.7938.10
1964RochesterILAAA-20155530871521863180000000000.287.287.519.80627555530.242.232.232.3530.000.000.005.8517.1036.18
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3of21144462721202342270428873371410.260.381.470.85121749561.266.210.405.37915.6913.010.833.9221.0040.83
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3of2213141973107143236414735667336.255.371.468.83919640508.245.213.379.37114.3711.020.774.5318.2237.38
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3of-1b23155554691341952281447394873115.242.337.413.75022946645.254.171.303.33611.3214.571.293.4125.1834.33
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3of241374515090811539636566478114.200.301.322.62314524535.198.122.273.28512.1512.341.022.8030.0726.67
1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou131b25155542661372671267877779445108.253.347.393.74021345632.274.140.284.33412.1812.501.031.9045.1732.85
1970New York YankeesALMLBnya13of269926934576093713433730336.212.324.335.6599015318.212.123.275.30313.5211.640.862.8329.8926.32
1971New York YankeesALMLBnya13of-1b272136471012003500001.194.256.306.56211239.200.112.194.2627.6912.821.672.5636.0028.57
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak39of-c275010115222051201151511021.218.325.386.711397118.210.168.307.32412.7112.711.004.2420.2031.82
1971Totals for AL-AL         7113719293061401182011022.212.308.365.673509157.207.153.277.30911.4612.741.113.8222.8331.03
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31b-of28811152001000100100.455.417.6361.0537212.455.181.182.4510.008.330.000.000.0040.00
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3c28741021020303900191800131.196.320.314.634326122.207.118.304.29215.5714.750.952.4634.0030.00
1972Totals for MLB-MLB         8211311255031000191900231.221.328.345.673398134.237.124.292.30614.1814.181.002.2437.6732.00
B Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter662293955421339000000000.240.240.445.68510219229.194.205.205.0000.000.000.005.6817.6234.55
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter97429473946991042011238224244564442933254742.237.342.400.74211792363490.243.163.318.00013.0712.720.973.2126.3133.76
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter283988182278301360164000000000.281.281.520.801514103988.235.239.239.0000.000.000.006.0716.4737.05
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter155530871521863180000000000.287.287.519.80627555530.242.232.232.0000.000.000.005.8517.1036.18
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter40154163842417000000000.247.247.377.6245810154.227.130.130.0000.000.000.002.6038.5026.32
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter883047988852567000000000.289.289.595.88418138304.226.306.306.0000.000.000.008.2212.1643.18
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter567188626445164138225415132992892128152925.239.347.417.7647871592249.241.178.338.00013.2912.850.973.6523.0035.25
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter155542661372671267877779445108.253.347.393.74021345632.274.140.284.00012.1812.501.031.9045.1732.85
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter120305386470103913464230337.210.317.331.64810117357.211.121.266.00012.8911.760.912.8030.5026.56
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5811216274051301151611121.241.333.411.744469130.239.170.295.00011.5412.311.073.8522.4033.33
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter741021020303900191800131.196.320.314.634326122.207.118.304.00015.5714.750.952.4634.0030.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16249066116173196444767455487.237.342.400.74219639580.243.163.318.00013.0712.720.973.2126.3133.76
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625661041591773494000000000.281.281.520.80129459566.235.239.239.0000.000.000.006.0716.4737.05

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21OF136--2271053242237.9791.74------14494.484.0
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22OF109--15954-168164.9761.50------13183.268.1
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal221B20--1151219128127.9926.35------13115.312.5
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23OF103--1701365189183.9681.78------15566.564.0
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal231B52--41350534468463.9898.90------15533.532.3
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24OF92--144961159153.9621.66------13767.256.8
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24C40--2152241241237.9835.93-181948.6913729.224.7
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal241B12--784198382.9886.83------1378.87.4
1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou251B152--12351031711713551338.9878.80------15598.193.8
1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25OF1--3---331.0003.00------1550.60.6
1970New York YankeesALMLBnya26OF79--10313-107104.9721.32------9979.848.8
1970New York YankeesALMLBnya261B6--562-958581.0009.67------996.13.7
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27OF14--151--16161.0001.14------5028.08.7
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27C14--7072-7977.9755.50-----45028.08.7
1971New York YankeesALMLBnya27OF6--611-87.8751.17------2128.63.7
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak273B5--2111-1413.9292.60------5010.03.1
1971New York YankeesALMLBnya271B4--412-143431.00010.75------2119.02.5
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak272B2--1---111.0000.50------504.01.2
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28C12-715131-5554.9824.500.768372.717416.27.8
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn281B6-38344133938.9746.331.00-----748.13.9
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28OF3-251---111.0000.330.04-----744.12.0
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn283B3-6-1--111.0000.330.17-----744.12.0
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28OF1-93---331.0003.000.33-----812.50.6
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak281B1-1-------------812.50.6
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak282B1-1-------------812.50.6
MLB Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF544-3483140259896871.9721.6025.62-----5440.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B253-3919721772518221742149.9898.4955.10-----2530.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C66-713363271375368.9815.585.18262254.214660.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B8-62121-1514.9331.752.33-----80.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B3-11---111.0000.331.00-----30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21---------136-
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22--20------109-
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23--52------103-
1968Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24-4012------92-
1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25--152------1-
1970New York YankeesALMLBnya26--6------79-
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27-14-2-5---14-
1971New York YankeesALMLBnya27--4------6-
1972San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28-126--3---3-
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28--11-----1-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1966Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB22413010000002300000.077.200.077.2771015.100.000.15413.3320.001.500.000.000.00
1971Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB2711000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs11000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs413010000002300000.077.200.077.2771015.100.000.15413.3320.001.500.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1965American League Rookie of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1973-01-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1972-12-27Released by Padres. 
1972-05-17TradeTraded by Athletics with Greg Schubert and Mike Kilkenny to Padres for Ollie Brown. 
1971-05-26TradeTraded by Yankees to Athletics for Rob Gardner. 
1969-12-04TradeTraded by Astros to Yankees for Joe Pepitone. 
1968-12-04TradeTraded by Orioles with John Mason to Astros for Enzo Hernandez, Elijah Johnson and Mike Cuellar. 
1963-04-29Claimed on first-year waivers by Orioles from Yankees. 
1962-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* 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.