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Jerry BuchekTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1961-1968 MLB Years: 1961-1968
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World Series Champion

Positions2B-198, SS-127, 3B-60, OF-9Position when Drafted2B-3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameGerald Peter Buchek
Height5-11Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 9,1942 [76.134]PlaceSt. Louis,Missouri

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1959 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
Signing Bonus$65,000
MLB DebutJune 30,1961 [19.052]
OrganizationsSLN [5] NYN [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID9372Retrosheet IDbuchj102MLBAM ID111654
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed41Power55Contact24XBH53RBIs50Runs50Hitting43Durability37Team.500Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln17ss19319061220090002820106.133.151.156.30714293.190.023.022.1410.0030.110.000.000.0016.67
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11ss2134010000000200000.250.250.250.500104.500.000.000.2240.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11ss2235307602010031100000.200.273.333.60610233.316.133.233.2719.0933.333.670.000.0033.33
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln112b-ss235516617418332110134601124.247.300.386.6866414181.322.139.223.3027.1825.413.541.6655.3334.15
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln112b-ss24100284236710442505237101549.236.288.342.6309718313.294.106.169.2757.3522.683.091.2871.0026.87
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn12b25124411359711214413526101232510.236.283.375.65815427444.279.139.197.2945.8622.753.883.1529.3627.84
1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn13b26731928354011111105332058.182.234.219.453425207.246.037.089.2034.8325.605.300.48192.0014.29
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter421117796259351122108511753127791637.220.269.325.594382681275.278.105.163.0005.8824.474.161.7353.5026.25
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19760343132152155246361545521018.219.268.325.59319632651.268.106.163.0005.5323.664.282.3040.2024.24
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter224574531272097561539158227619.221.270.324.59418636624.288.103.164.0006.2525.324.051.1282.0028.35
Average MLB - Per 162 games162453371001348422429120333614.220.269.325.59414726491.278.105.163.0005.8824.474.161.7353.5026.25

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19SS31--42621020114104.9123.35------31100.020.1
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21SS1--11-1221.0002.00------333.30.6
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22SS20--818222826.9291.30------3557.112.3
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln222B9--1617333633.9173.67------3525.75.6
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln223B1---------------352.90.6
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln232B33--6591122157156.9944.73------5560.020.5
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23SS18--27634169490.9575.00------5532.711.2
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln233B1--1---111.0001.00------551.80.6
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln242B49--79107530191186.9743.80------10049.030.2
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24SS48--691131322195182.9333.79------10048.029.6
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln243B4--381-1211.9172.75------1004.02.5
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn252B95--2032551154469458.9774.82------12476.658.6
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn253B17--1729-346461.0002.71------12413.710.5
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn25SS9--616122322.9572.44------1247.35.6
1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn263B37--307077107100.9352.70------7350.722.8
1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn262B12--1920-439391.0003.25------7316.47.4
1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn26OF9--81--991.0001.00------7312.35.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B198--38249020113892872.9784.40------1980.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS127--1532733063456426.9343.35------1270.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B60--51107810166158.9522.63------600.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF9--81--991.0001.00------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19----31------
1963St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln21----1------
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22---9201-----
1965St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23---33181-----
1966St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24---49484-----
1967New York MetsNLMLBnyn25---95917-----
1968New York MetsNLMLBnyn26---12-37---9-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1964St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB22411100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs411100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1969-04-03TradeTraded by Cardinals with Jim Hutto to Phillies for Bill White. 
1967-04-01TradeTraded by Cardinals with Tony Martinez and Art Mahaffey to Mets for Danny Napoleon, Eddie Bressoud and Cash. 
1959-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.