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Russ GibsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1967-1972 MLB Years: 1967-1972
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PositionsC-255, 1B-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Russell Gibson
Height6-1Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 6,1939PlaceFall River,Massachusetts
Death DateJuly 27,2008 [69.082]
High SchoolB.M.C. Durfee (Fall River,MA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1957 by the Boston Red Sox.
Signing ScoutsJoe Dugan
MLB DebutApril 14,1967 [27.344]
OrganizationsBOS [3] SFN [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID11865Retrosheet IDgibsr102MLBAM ID114751
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed41Power55Contact55XBH62RBIs63Runs15Hitting48Durability27Team.528Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1967Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35c28491388287011500123102237.203.263.275.538388154.250.072.159.2407.7920.132.580.65138.0028.57
1968Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35c297623115521113201283803415.225.247.320.5677415246.253.095.126.2563.2515.454.751.2277.0028.85
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35c3085287217291327111525122111.251.289.321.6109213307.264.070.122.2784.898.141.670.9895.6718.06
1970San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn18c31246931660060071200014.232.303.319.62222676.281.087.188.2819.2115.791.710.000.0037.50
1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn18c32255721111170021300002.193.220.298.51817359.233.105.140.2363.3922.036.501.6957.0027.27
1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn18c33512020103000401002.167.167.333.5004113.250.166.167.2190.0030.770.000.000.0050.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter264794491813448782344123188631.228.267.311.57824746855.258.083.137.0005.1514.392.800.9499.2525.41
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter21065644152272762233594178523.232.269.311.58020436707.258.079.131.0004.9513.302.690.9993.7123.68
San Francisco Giants Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter54138529721160092901018.210.259.312.5714310148.259.102.167.0006.0819.593.220.68138.0034.48
Average MLB - Per 162 games16248730111212548122775155419.228.267.311.57815228525.258.083.137.0005.1514.392.800.9499.2525.41

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1967Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28C48--25416-32702701.0005.63-101050.0-4998.029.6
1968Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29C74--4283687472464.9836.27-401967.8137697.445.7
1968Boston Red SoxALMLBbos291B1--3---331.0003.00------761.30.6
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30C83--46641112518507.9796.11-402858.8118597.651.2
1970San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31C23--126741137133.9715.78-----52495.814.2
1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32C22--7943-8683.9653.77-----12588.013.6
1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33C5-34161-117171.0003.400.506185.715100.03.2
MLB Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C255-341369105261415001474.9835.7843.35965862.3312550.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1967Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28-48---------
1968Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29-741--------
1969Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30-83---------
1970San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31-23---------
1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32-22---------
1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn33-5---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1967Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB2822000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs22000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1970-04-04Purchased by Giants from Red Sox. 
1957-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
* 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.