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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John William Buzhardt
Stat Years
1958-1968  [mlb] 1958-1968
Height/Weight
6-2 / 198
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (326)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
2008-06-15 [71.302]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Prosperity (Prosperity,SC)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Chicago Cubs in 1954
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Rube Wilson
MLB Debut
1958-09-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.024)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [6] CHN [2] PHI [2] HOU [2] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9503 ... retro id: buzhj101 ... mlbam id: 111830
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts16Walks66Hittable53SO/BB40vsPower53Hitting42Durability74Team.489Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1958Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf301.85621014024.116552790100.955.920.742.593.331.851.291.000
    1958MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf301.87621014024.316552790100.955.980.752.613.361.871.291.000
    1959Chicago CubsNLMLBchn38222Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.973110117210101.110764561229331011.349.501.072.582.935.681.14.444
    1959MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf454.993110117210101.310764561229331011.359.531.072.582.945.701.14.444
    1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf5163.86302950010200.1198101861468734121.338.900.633.053.284.541.07.238
    1960MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf5163.87302950010200.3198101861468734121.338.910.633.063.284.541.07.238
    1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6184.494127614140202.12001071012865923061.318.901.252.894.094.761.42.250
    1961MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6184.504127614140202.32001071012865923061.318.911.252.894.104.761.42.250
    1962Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8124.19282582130152.115675711659642041.419.220.953.493.784.431.08.400
    1962MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf8124.20282582130152.315675711659642041.419.230.953.493.794.441.08.400
    1963Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf942.42191863110126.11003534831591051.047.120.572.214.202.491.90.692
    1963MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf942.43191863110126.31003534831591051.047.140.572.214.212.501.90.692
    1964Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1082.98312583260160.015060531335974141.168.440.731.975.463.382.77.556
    1964MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1082.98312583260160.015060531335974141.168.440.731.975.463.382.77.556
    1965Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1383.01323041221188.2167696312561084071.187.970.572.675.153.291.93.619
    1965MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1383.01323041221188.7167696312561084071.187.990.572.685.163.301.93.619
    1966Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6113.833322546111150.114474641330663141.168.620.781.803.954.432.20.353
    1966MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6113.843322546111150.314474641330663141.168.630.781.803.964.442.20.353
    1967Chicago White SoxALMLBcha303010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf393.9628700621088.210044391137335061.5510.151.123.763.354.470.89.250
    1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal303010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.63710026011.214661571001.6310.800.773.865.404.631.40.000
    1967Houston AstrosNLMLBhou263010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010000100.20000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1967MLB Totals: CHA-BAL-HOUbyYearMLB----303Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3104.01368008280101.011450451242406061.5410.161.073.743.564.460.95.231
    1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou303111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf443.12394001535583.2733529035377041.297.850.003.763.983.761.06.500
    1968MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf443.14394001535583.7733529035377041.307.900.003.794.003.791.06.500
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)71963.6732620044154712671,490.71425675607130457678354431.268.610.792.764.094.081.48.425
    American League Totals (7 yrs)49533.38178128311320502878.083136333074253434202301.238.520.762.594.453.721.72.480
    National League Totals (6 yrs)22434.071487213227765612.759431227756204244152131.308.730.823.003.594.591.20.338
    Chicago White Sox Totals (6 yrs)49523.37171127311318442866.381735732473248427192301.238.490.762.584.443.711.72.485
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (2 yrs)11344.1871561114150402.7398208187421331657181.328.910.942.983.694.651.24.244
    Houston Astros Totals (2 yrs)443.10404001536584.3733529035377041.287.810.003.753.963.751.06.500
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)754.383712218250125.712369611436421111.278.841.012.593.024.961.17.583
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)014.82710026011.714661571001.7011.250.804.025.634.821.40.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1958Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-21pL-S-E-P168010000000500000.125.125.125.250810.000.000.3330.0062.500.000.00.000.0
    1959Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3822pL-S-E-P231294210000011502000.069.100.103.2033231.069.034.1433.1346.8815.000.00.0050.0
    1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2323pL-S-E-P3326271001010012902100.161.172.194.36666121.048.033.2941.5243.9429.000.00.0010.0
    1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2324pL-S-E-P441572620010032917001.105.164.140.3046882.088.035.2144.4142.659.670.00.0033.3
    1962Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3025pL-S-E-P528512600010022214001.118.167.118.2855860.039.000.2073.4537.9311.000.00.000.0
    1963Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3026pL-S-E-P620482420010002001000.083.083.125.2084962.042.042.1430.0040.820.000.00.0050.0
    1964Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3027pL-S-E-P7315431111060022204100.204.228.259.48761142.093.055.3333.2836.0711.000.00.0018.2
    1965Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3028pL-S-E-P834562700030052309000.125.197.125.3227070.089.000.2127.1432.864.600.00.000.0
    1966Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3029pL-S-E-P934430500020021801001.116.156.116.2724650.047.000.2004.3539.139.000.00.000.0
    1967Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3030pL-S-E-P102820040002000702000.200.200.200.4002240.000.000.3080.0031.820.000.00.000.0
    1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3030pL-S-E-P1071000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3031pL-S-E-P113916040001001601001.250.294.250.5441840.063.000.4005.5633.336.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)3314452260620180017196233204.135.170.157.327499708.061.022.2393.4139.2811.530.00.0013.3
    American League Totals (7 yrs)182273937310150011112121102.136.171.154.325307424.059.018.2283.5836.4810.180.00.0010.8
    National League Totals (5 yrs)1491721323310300684112102.134.167.163.330192284.064.029.2583.1343.7514.000.00.0017.4
    Chicago White Sox Totals (6 yrs)175272937310150011112121102.136.172.154.326306424.059.018.2303.5936.6010.180.00.0010.8
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (2 yrs)7311991621020045819101.134.168.168.336134203.067.034.2582.9943.2814.500.00.0018.8
    Houston Astros Totals (1 yrs)3916040001001601001.250.294.250.5441840.063.000.4005.5633.336.000.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)37374310000012002000.081.105.108.2134041.054.027.1762.5050.0020.000.00.0033.3
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)71000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1958Chicago CubsNLMLB21P6024.12700991.0001.500.373.9100.017
    1959Chicago CubsNLMLB22P310103.1722313229.9060.900.2820.1100.06
    1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB23P300200.11930145049.9801.600.2419.593.86
    1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB24P410202.12034345754.9471.300.2726.6100.05
    1962Chicago White SoxALMLB25P280152.112320344441.0001.600.2917.3100.07
    1963Chicago White SoxALMLB26P190126.11225113837.9741.900.2911.795.010
    1964Chicago White SoxALMLB27P310160.01027123837.9741.200.2319.1100.07
    1965Chicago White SoxALMLB28P320188.21526244341.9531.300.2219.894.17
    1966Chicago White SoxALMLB29P330150.11934115453.9811.600.3520.497.18
    1967Chicago White SoxALMLB30P28088.2816112524.9600.900.2717.3100.09
    1967Baltimore OriolesALMLB30P7011.21400551.0000.700.454.3100.014
    1967Houston AstrosNLMLB30P100.20100111.0001.005.000.6100.022
    1968Houston AstrosNLMLB31P39083.28170125251.0000.600.3024.1100.04
    MLB Totals - (P)32601,4871332751322421408.9691.300.270.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1958MLB6----------
    1959MLB31----------
    1960MLB30----------
    1961MLB41----------
    1962MLB28----------
    1963MLB19----------
    1964MLB31----------
    1965MLB32----------
    1966MLB33----------
    1967MLB36----------
    1968MLB39----------
    Totals326----------