Page Information
Current Status
Free Agent since 2016-11-07 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
William Jennings Buckner
Stat Years
2004-2016  [mlb] 2007-2014
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (301)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1983-08-27 in Decatur, Georgia   [36.183]
Death
High School
Salem (Conyers,GA)
Colleges
Young Harris College (Young Harris, Georgia), University of South Carolina (Columbia, South Carolina)
Draft
Selected by the Kansas City Royals in Round #2 (#55 overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Spencer Graham
MLB Debut
2007-08-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.364)
Service Time
1.081 (2013)
Organizations
ARI [4] KCA [4] BOS [1] MIL [1] COL [1] ANA [1] SDN [1] DET [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 37742 ... retro id: buckb002 ... mlbam id: 434438
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts48Walks45Hittable37SO/BB44vsPower37Hitting12Durability53Team.492Ratings Explained
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Batting Logs

2014 Season Pitching Totals

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YearTeam NameLgLvlLevelUnifAgeDetailExpWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
2014El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAAAA3730---11455.8015140001063.28552411033445031.8512.021.414.666.227.351.33.444
2014Nashville SoundsPCLAAAAAA---30---11116.00420012012.098813153001.006.750.752.2511.256.005.00.500
2014San Diego PadresNLMLBMLB4030Log - Sp - Ext11014.7611000005.26331440001.769.531.596.356.354.761.00.000
3 record(s)
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 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))

Billy Buckner Pitching Log for 2014

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  • Grid Filters
  • Quality Starts
  • Complete Game
  • 10+ Strikeouts
  • Wins
  • Losses
  • saves
  • May 2014
    Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#WLCGQSGFIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBIBBBF2B3BSBCSGDPGBAirPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlStr%S-GC-GC-GSERAWHIP
    2014-05-2450SDNCHNNLL 2-3Box | PBP144L---------5.2633144---1271----11886483871661955.8144244.761.76
    1 record(s)
    Glossary:
    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 )

    2014 Transactions for Billy Buckner

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    Tranx DateOrganizationTeamStatus40ManTranx Description
    2014-04-21San Diego PadresSan Diego PadresMinorsNSigned to minor league contract
    2014-04-25San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)MinorsNAssigned to El Paso (AAA)
    2014-05-24San Diego PadresSan Diego PadresActiveYContract purchased from minors
    2014-05-25San Diego PadresSan Diego PadresDFANDesignated for Assignment
    2014-05-27San Diego PadresSan Diego PadresMinorsNOutrighted to minors
    2014-05-28San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)MinorsNAssigned to El Paso (AAA)
    2014-06-29San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)DL-7NDL-7 Injured
    2014-07-08San Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)MinorsNActivated from disabled list
    2014-08-02--Free AgtNReleased by Padres
    2014-08-16Milwaukee BrewersMilwaukee BrewersMinorsNSigned to minor league contract
    2014-08-17Milwaukee BrewersNashville (AAA)MinorsNAssigned to Nashville (AAA)
    2014-11-08------Free AgtNGranted free agency
    12 record(s)
    Glossary:
    Tranx Date Transaction Date, full pro transactions are available since May of 2012 Team Refers to the team for the selected page Status Roster Status