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Al BumbryTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1969-1985 MLB Years: 1972-1985
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Drafted
Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1243, DH-94, 3B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAlonza Benjamin Bumbry
Height5-8Weight175BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateApril 21,1947 [71.235]PlaceFredericksburg,Virginia
High SchoolRalph Bunche (King George,VA)
CollegeVirginia State University (Petersburg,VA)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 11th round (238th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsDick Bowie
MLB DebutSeptember 5,1972 [25.137]
OrganizationsBAL [15] SDN [1] Awards2Awards Voting2-40
TBC Player ID9395Retrosheet IDbumba001MLBAM ID111687
RelationshipsFather of Steve Bumbry
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Player Notes:   First player ever drafted out of Virginia State University in 1968 ... Inducted into Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame in 1987
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed86Power48Contact59XBH43RBIs33Runs74Hitting68Durability57Team.568Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969StocktonCalifA+-22357319134003000000000.178.178.233.41117473.178.055.055.1850.000.000.000.000.0030.77
1971AberdeenNorthernInd-24662476883146653000000000.336.336.514.85012726247.320.178.178.3810.000.000.002.4341.1731.33
1972AshevilleSouAA-2526121264244410000000000.347.347.545.8926612121.325.198.198.4030.000.000.003.3130.2528.57
1972RochesterILAAA-25108435831502915647000000000.345.345.522.86722750435.336.177.177.3900.000.000.001.3872.5033.33
1972Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13455610919233191057000000000.345.345.527.87229362556.333.182.182.3920.000.000.001.8055.6032.29
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of-of25911540100110000000.364.364.545.9096111.364.181.182.4050.000.000.000.000.0025.00
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of261103567312015117342310344931105.337.398.500.89817833395.375.163.295.4048.6112.411.441.7750.8627.50
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of27942703563103119124214613323.233.288.304.5928214298.274.071.178.2737.0515.442.190.34270.0022.22
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1dh-of281143494794194232163328143232.269.336.364.70012725390.343.095.223.3228.2120.772.530.51174.5026.60
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of29133450711131579364210437612327.251.316.376.69216931499.283.125.291.3208.6215.231.771.8050.0027.43
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of3013351874164313441198458822444.317.371.411.78221338571.372.094.203.3497.8815.411.960.70129.5023.17
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of31331142127522653171521004.237.346.368.714429134.258.131.298.33212.6911.190.881.4957.0033.33
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of32148569801622917493712437432436.285.336.376.71221437621.315.091.211.3216.9211.921.721.1381.2922.84
1980Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of331606451182052999534411787539389.318.392.433.82527947738.348.115.287.37110.5710.160.961.2271.6722.93
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of34101392611071821272215515124226.273.358.337.69513221451.310.064.212.32411.3111.311.000.22392.0019.63
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of351505627714720454010544770102412.262.314.338.65219029618.295.076.164.2957.1212.461.750.81112.4019.73
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of3612437863104144331125313304321.275.328.357.68513521416.293.082.183.3097.457.931.060.72126.0020.19
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1of371193444793121324952535023011.270.317.337.65411616374.291.067.151.2996.689.361.400.80114.6717.20
1985San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn4of38689561930110207901004.200.255.263.518254103.212.063.158.2396.808.741.290.9795.0021.05
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1496505377814222205254402254924717092144303074.281.343.378.72119083265619.317.097.221.0008.3812.621.510.9693.5722.93
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16962912820537191060000000000.326.326.493.81931066629.315.167.167.0000.000.000.001.5962.9032.20
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter108435831502915647000000000.345.345.522.86722750435.336.177.177.0000.000.000.001.3872.5033.33
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter26121264244410000000000.347.347.545.8926612121.325.198.198.0000.000.000.003.3130.2528.57
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter357319134003000000000.178.178.233.41117473.178.055.055.0000.000.000.000.000.0030.77
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter662476883146653000000000.336.336.514.85012726247.320.178.178.0000.000.000.002.4341.1731.33
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1428495877214032175253392252924647002143303070.283.345.380.72518833225516.319.097.223.0008.4112.691.510.9693.5522.95
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter689561930110207901004.200.255.263.518254103.212.063.158.0006.808.741.290.9795.0021.05
Average MLB - Per 162 games162547841542466442810517725338.281.343.378.72120735608.317.097.221.0008.3812.621.510.9693.5722.93
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260312319735181058000000000.326.326.493.81929763603.315.167.167.0000.000.000.001.5962.9032.20

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25OF2--4---441.0002.00------922.21.3
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25OF2-154---441.0002.000.27-----922.21.3
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26OF86-67813423-139136.9781.580.20-----11078.253.1
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26DH8---------------1107.34.9
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27OF67--11576-128122.9531.82------9471.341.4
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27DH7---------------947.44.3
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28DH48---------------11442.130.2
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28OF39--702-172721.0001.85------11434.224.5
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal283B1---------------1140.90.6
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29OF116--251932263260.9892.24------13387.271.6
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29DH10---------------1337.56.2
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30OF130--32973-339336.9912.58------13397.780.7
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31OF28--6221-6564.9852.29------3384.817.4
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32OF146--367771381374.9822.56------14898.691.8
1980Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33OF160--488751500495.9903.09------160100.098.8
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34OF100--255622263261.9922.61------10199.095.2
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35OF147--404961419413.9862.81------15098.090.7
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35DH1---------------1500.70.6
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36OF104--235331241238.9882.29------12483.964.2
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36DH11---------------1248.96.8
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37OF99--230731240237.9882.39------11983.261.1
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37DH9---------------1197.65.6
1985San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38OF17--31-2-3331.9391.82------6825.010.5
MLB Totals for OF - 14 season(s)-   OF1243-693297968441030913047.9862.454.40-----12430.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 7 season(s)-   DH94---------------940.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25---------4-
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26---------868
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27---------677
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28-----1---3948
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29---------11610
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30---------130-
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31---------28-
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32---------146-
1980Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33---------160-
1981Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34---------100-
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35---------1471
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36---------10411
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37---------999
1985San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn38---------17-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB2627100000102200000.000.222.000.222009.000.000.42922.2222.221.000.000.000.00
1974Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB2721000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1979Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB32416540100204300000.250.400.375.7756120.308.125.50020.0015.000.750.000.0025.00
1979Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB32721330001002100000.143.217.143.3603023.150.000.0958.704.350.500.000.000.00
1983Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB3638011001000200000.125.125.250.375218.167.125.1250.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
1983Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB36411011001000100000.091.091.182.2732111.100.091.0910.009.090.000.000.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 4 yrs1132651101306800000.156.289.250.5398238.208.094.37515.7921.051.330.000.0040.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1132341002002200000.125.176.156.3325134.133.031.0945.885.881.000.000.0025.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos41First Base Coach1628973.549--1Joe Morgan,John McNamaraLost ALCS (Athletics)
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos42First Base Coach1628379.5126.03Joe Morgan
1990Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos43First Base Coach1628874.543--1Joe MorganLost ALCS (Athletics)
1991Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos44First Base Coach1628478.5197.02Joe Morgan
1992Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos45First Base Coach1627389.45123.07Butch Hobson
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos46First Base Coach1628082.49415.05Butch Hobson
1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal48First Base Coach1447173.49315.03Phil Regan
* 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
1973American League Rookie of the Year1
1980American League Player of the Week (May 19-May 25)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1985-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-03-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1984-11-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1979-01-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1978-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985San Diego PadresTeam Payroll38160,000-4291829370,78060,000160,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red