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Pete VuckovichTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1974-1986 MLB Years: 1975-1986
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PositionsP-292Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NamePeter Dennis Vuckovich
Height6-4Weight220BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 27,1952 [65.241]PlaceJohnstown,Pennsylvania
High SchoolConemaugh Valley (Johnstown,PA)
CollegeClarion University of Pennsylvania (Clarion,PA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (56th overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutAugust 3,1975 [22.280]
OrganizationsMIL [5] CHA [3] SLN [3] TOR [1] Awards1Awards Voting3-106
TBC Player ID19254Retrosheet IDvuckp001MLBAM ID123762
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for St. Louis Cardinals in 1980 and Milwaukee Brewers in 1982 ... Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays from the Chicago White Sox in the 1976 AL Expansion Draft (#19 pick)
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts57Walks55Hittable54SO/BB58vsPower54Hitting14Durability54Team.489Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1974nullA--Rel21101.20505000015.0102203220000.876.00--1.8013.207.331.000-
1974nullAA--Rel21254.2113013000047.0503222029420001.689.57--5.558.041.45.286-
1974Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0353.4818018000062.0603424032640001.488.71--4.659.292.00.375-
1975nullAAA--Rel221144.34190190000116.01036356054860001.357.99--4.196.671.59.733-
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40S/R220113.06422001010.01715150753002.3214.81--6.104.350.71.0003.65
1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha40S/R23744.653372610150110.01225957360620141.659.950.244.895.061.03.6363.60
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30Rel24773.475384531358148.01436457135912312051.368.700.793.597.482.08.5003.52
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln46S/R2512122.5445232262151198.018765569591497221.248.490.412.686.762.53.5002.60
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln46ST2615103.59343229000233.02291089322641457331.268.850.852.475.602.27.6003.58
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40,48ST271293.40323027311222.0203968418681325221.228.220.732.755.341.94.5713.56
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil50ST281443.55242312100149.21376159957841041.308.240.543.435.051.47.7783.48
1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil50ST291863.34303009100223.22349683141021056051.509.420.564.104.231.03.7504.03
1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil50ST30024.91330000014.21598010100011.709.20--6.146.141.00.0003.64
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil50ST326105.51222201000112.213474691648553071.6210.701.283.834.391.15.3755.02
1986Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAmil-S/R33211.26642002028.2176427192000.845.340.632.205.972.71.667-
1986Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil50ST33243.06660000032.0331811311122221.369.190.843.063.341.09.3334.44
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter93693.6628618610038867101452.114546655921075458824610351.378.990.663.375.451.62.5740.94
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16103.66434390020206.2180103842931692001.327.840.094.057.361.82.615-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1353.73254210020144.212069602611052001.257.470.123.796.531.72.722-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter254.2113013000047.0503222029420001.689.57--5.558.041.45.286-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101.20505000015.0102203220000.876.00--1.8013.207.331.000-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter39313.211118526225162653.26192692334919142619771.248.520.672.635.872.23.557-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter40263.888584112200530.055325823042228266122191.479.340.713.854.491.17.606-
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter773.475384531358148.01436457135912312051.368.700.793.597.482.08.500-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter755.373792810160120.21397472367673141.7110.370.225.005.001.00.583-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14103.6643281561102220.02201018916821337251.378.990.663.375.451.62.5830.94
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings17113.66464420020220.0192110892991802001.327.840.094.057.361.82.607-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln46p2545584810030012207000.138.153.155.3089166.222.017.034.1431.5233.3322.000.000.0012.50
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln46p26347971200030011408202.152.159.152.31112090.179.000.013.1411.1115.5614.000.000.000.00
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40,48p27327141360071011309001.183.194.268.46219681.224.085.113.2061.2316.0513.000.000.0046.15
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter11120815337001310349024203.159.169.192.361407237.205.033.053.0001.2720.6816.330.000.0021.21
Average MLB - Per 162 games162304224810001910472035304.159.169.192.3615810346.205.033.053.0001.2720.6816.330.000.0021.21

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22P4-1012--331.0000.750.30-----4100.02.5
1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23P33-1103193-2522.8800.670.20-----33100.020.5
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor24P53-148923533732.8650.600.22-----53100.032.9
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P45-1981234244846.9581.020.23-----45100.027.8
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P34-2331428524742.8941.240.18-----34100.021.0
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P32-2221628134544.9781.380.20-----32100.019.8
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28P24-1491127-138381.0001.580.26-----24100.022.0
1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil29P30-2231339415652.9291.730.23-----30100.018.5
1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil30P3-1411--221.0000.670.14-----3100.01.9
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil32P22-112514112019.9500.860.17-----22100.013.7
1986Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil33P6--12--331.0000.50------6100.04.3
1986Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil33P6-3227--991.0001.500.28-----6100.03.7
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P286-1451872222115330309.9361.080.21-----2860.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--12--331.0000.50------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha224----------
1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2333----------
1977Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2453----------
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2545----------
1979St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2634----------
1980St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2732----------
1981Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2824----------
1982Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2930----------
1983Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil303----------
1985Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil3222----------
1986Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAmil336----------
1986Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil336----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1981Milwaukee BrewersDiv SeriesMLB28100.002005.1203400.983.380.005.066.751.330.001.000
1982Milwaukee BrewersChamp. SeriesMLB29014.4021014.11577801.569.420.004.405.021.140.00.000
1982Milwaukee BrewersWorld SeriesMLB29014.5020014.01675401.5010.290.003.212.570.800.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs100.0020200005.3200034000.943.380.005.066.751.330.001.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs014.40202100014.31507078001.539.420.004.405.021.140.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs014.50202000014.01607054001.5010.290.003.212.570.800.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1989Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil36Broadcaster1628181.5008.04Tom Trebelhorn
1990Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil37Broadcaster1627488.45714.06Tom Trebelhorn
1991Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil38Broadcaster1628379.5128.04Tom Trebelhorn
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit44Scout1627983.4885.02Gene Lamont
2010Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit57Special Assistant to the General Manager16257105.35234.06John Russell
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari65Scout774433.571--1Torey Lovullo
* 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 [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1982American League Cy Young Award1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-10-21Released by Brewers. 
1986-08-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1985-11-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1980-12-12TradeTraded by Cardinals with Ted Simmons and Rollie Fingers to Brewers for Dave LaPoint, Lary Sorensen, David Green and Sixto Lezcano. 
1977-12-06TradeTraded by Blue Jays with John Scott to Cardinals for Victor Cruz and Tom Underwood. 
1976-11-05Selected by Blue Jays from White Sox in expansion draft (Pick #19). 
* 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
1985Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll32540,000-2011167++370,78060,000540,000
1986Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll3360,000-61439-386,34760,000600,000
* 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