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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph Franklin Niekro
Stat Years
1967-1988  [mlb] 1967-1988
6-1 / 190
Right / Right
P (702)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
2006-10-27 [61.354]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Bridgeport (Bridgeport,OH)
West Liberty University (West Liberty, West Virginia)
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #3 (#43 overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Sec Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1967-04-16 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.160)
Service Time
HOU [11] DET [3] CHN [3] NYA [3] ATL [2] MIN [2] SDN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15980 ... retro id: niekj001 ... mlbam id: 119785
Brother of Phil Niekro, Father of Lance Niekro
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts36Walks55Hittable53SO/BB45vsPower53Hitting47Durability69Team.513Ratings Explained
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Batting Logs

1986 Season Pitching Totals

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1986New York YankeesALMLBMLB39,4741Log - Sp - Ext209104.87252500000125.2139846815635910111.619.951.074.514.
1 record(s)
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 Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. 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 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))

Joe Niekro Pitching Log for 1986

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  • April 1986
    1986-04-103NYAKCAALW 6-5Box | PBP1645------------4.2955-21----253-1--87----------16454489.642.36
    1986-04-157NYACLEALW 6-2Box | PBP2646W---Y---7.1411-14----27-----109----------26464494.501.33
    1986-04-2011NYAMILALW 5-4Box | PBP3647------Y---7.15331-2----26-----816----------36474504.191.09
    1986-04-2516NYACLEALW 10-3Box | PBP4648W---Y---6.04---652---281-1-2104----------46484513.201.22
    1986-04-3020NYAMINALW 3-2Box | PBP5649W---Y---6.0722124-1--271----410----------56494523.161.28
    May 1986
    1986-05-0525NYACHAALW 4-1Box | PBP6650W---Y---7.24----4----271-3-1811----------66504532.541.13
    1986-05-1129NYATEXALL 3-6Box | PBP7651L---Y---6.09331-3----27111-11014----------76514542.801.18
    1986-05-1635NYASEAALL 3-7Box | PBP8652L---Y---6.2833-62---1332-1--711----------86524552.961.30
    1986-05-2139NYAOAKALW 10-4Box | PBP9653W---Y---7.0522-141---271----89----------96534562.911.24
    1986-05-2644NYACALALL 7-8Box | PBP10654------------5.143312-----21--2--78----------106544573.091.23
    1986-05-3047NYAOAKALL 3-6Box | PBP11655L---------3.27552242-1-212-1--25----------116554583.591.30
    June 1986
    1986-06-0452NYACALALW 11-0Box | PBP12656W---Y---8.01---35----291-2--812----------126564593.211.22
    1986-06-1057NYADETALW 6-3Box | PBP13657W---Y---6.2511162----301----912----------136574603.061.25
    1986-06-1764NYABOSALL 6-7Box | PBP14658L---------2.177732-----161----34----------146584613.721.32
    1986-06-2269NYATORALL 1-15Box | PBP15659L---------5.0755-51----27212--147----------156594624.011.38
    1986-06-2874NYATORALL 4-7Box | PBP16660L---------1.24441311---12-----13----------166604634.341.43
    July 1986
    1986-07-1891NYACHAALW 8-4Box | PBP17661W---------5.0733124---1242---165----------176614644.391.45
    1986-07-2396NYATEXALW 3-2Box | PBP18662------------5.1622--1----221-2--78----------186624654.341.44
    1986-07-28100NYAMILALL 4-5Box | PBP19663L---------1.2744--3----11-2---44----------196634664.621.48
    August 1986
    1986-08-01104NYACLEALW 5-3Box | PBP20664------------4.2533-412---221-2-184----------206644674.671.50
    1986-08-07110NYAMILALL 2-10Box | PBP21665L---------4.0644-22---1201---163----------216654684.821.52
    1986-08-12115NYACLEALW 6-4Box | PBP22666------------2.0422-411---151-1--51----------226664694.891.56
    1986-08-25125NYACALALL 3-5Box | PBP23667L---------4.1733223----212----18----------236674704.941.58
    1986-08-30130NYASEAALW 3-0Box | PBP24668W---------5.04---421---191-1-273----------246684714.741.58
    September 1986
    1986-09-06136NYACALALL 2-9Box | PBP25669L---------2.133314-----14--3--25----------256694724.871.61
    25 record(s)
    Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player WL Win or Loss for selected team, used in logs CG Complete Games QS Quality Start (6 Innings 3 earned runs or less) GF Games Finished 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 IBB Intentional Walks 2B Doubles 3B Triples SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings GDP Grounded into Double Play GB Ground Balls Air Air balls (Fly balls + popups + liners) Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play Str% Strike percentage. Total Strikes / Total Pitches S-G Season Game# C-G Career Game# C-GS Career Game Started Number ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP )