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John MayberryTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1967-1982 MLB Years: 1968-1982
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1st Round Draft Pick

Positions1B-1478, DH-96Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Claiborne Mayberry
Height6-3Weight220BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 18,1949 [69.120]PlaceDetroit,Michigan
High SchoolNorthwestern (Detroit,MI)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1968 [19.204]
OrganizationsKCA [6] HOU [5] TOR [5] NYA [1] Awards3Awards Voting4-261
TBC Player ID14935Retrosheet IDmaybj101MLBAM ID118480
RelationshipsFather of John Mayberry
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the Kansas City Royals Hall of Fame in 1996
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed41Power84Contact55XBH79RBIs80Runs47Hitting53Durability52Team.478Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1967CovingtonAppRk-1850155233970421000000000.252.252.374.6265811155.232.122.123.2800.000.000.002.5838.7528.21
1968CocoaFSLA+-19641953466931448000000000.338.338.631.96912326195.287.293.292.4430.000.000.007.1813.9339.39
1968GreensboroCaroA+-19431583152141829000000000.329.329.582.9119223158.293.253.253.4150.000.000.005.0619.7544.23
1968Totals for A+-A+         107353651182342277000000000.334.334.609.94321549353.290.275.275.4310.000.000.006.2316.0541.53
1968Oklahoma CityPCLAAA-1924783200015000000000.256.256.295.55123178.247.039.038.2510.000.000.001.2878.005.00
1968Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         131431681382342382000000000.320.320.552.87223850431.282.232.232.3980.000.000.005.3418.7436.23
1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou331b1949000000000210000.000.100.000.1000010.000.000.000.0720.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1969Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-20123458951392942178000000000.303.303.522.82523954458.270.219.218.3680.000.000.004.5921.8138.85
1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou332054000000001100000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14120.0020.001.000.000.000.00
1970Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-21702315563731338000000000.273.273.498.77111523231.229.225.225.3370.000.000.005.6317.7736.51
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou331b215014823323251411213321266.216.318.365.6835410174.241.149.291.29912.0718.971.572.8729.6031.25
1971Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-226422250721031240000000000.324.324.559.88312425222.286.235.234.3960.000.000.005.4118.5034.72
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou331b224613716250171400133220222.182.260.350.610488154.180.168.263.2768.4420.782.464.5519.5732.00
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca71b2314950365150243251000278743131312.298.394.507.90125552588.307.209.360.40213.2712.590.954.2520.1234.67
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca71b2415251087142202261003012279204175.278.417.478.89524448638.284.200.445.39919.1212.380.654.0819.6233.80
1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca71b25126427631001312269427772611114.234.358.424.78218136512.234.190.375.35615.0414.060.944.3019.4136.00
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca71b2615655495161381341065311973415168.291.416.547.96330373683.281.256.475.42717.4210.690.614.9816.2945.34
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca71b271615947613822213953282732012712.232.322.342.66420337690.240.110.249.30811.8810.580.891.8845.6926.81
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca71b28153543731252212382138386717913.230.336.401.73721846641.231.171.320.32712.9513.421.043.5923.6136.80
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor101b29152515511291522270126057417213.250.329.416.74521439587.242.166.280.33710.229.710.953.7523.4130.23
1979Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor101b30137464611272212174116960512710.274.372.461.83321444541.275.187.336.36912.7511.090.873.8822.1034.65
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor101b3114950162124192308200778033499.248.349.473.82223751588.238.225.379.36313.1013.611.045.1016.7041.13
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor101b3294290347261174311444580247.248.360.452.81213124344.239.204.355.36912.7913.081.024.9417.0633.33
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor10dh331733790023007510110.273.405.455.86015242.259.182.394.37916.6711.900.714.7616.5022.22
1982New York YankeesALMLBnya281b336921520457082700283850127.209.313.353.6667615249.218.144.274.30511.2415.261.363.2126.8833.33
1968Totals for AL-AL         86248275470103000354360237.218.326.367.6939117291.223.149.290.32112.0314.781.233.4424.8031.48
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter162054477331379211192558792017881810551053106108.253.360.439.79923934856446.253.186.348.00013.6712.570.923.9621.3635.17
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4381497291451761473259000000000.301.301.517.8187741631497.265.216.216.0000.000.000.004.8820.5136.14
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter281989203294461047161000000000.297.297.507.804501103989.262.210.209.0000.000.000.004.7521.0435.03
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter107353651182342277000000000.334.334.609.94321549353.290.275.275.0000.000.000.006.2316.0541.53
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter50155233970421000000000.252.252.374.6265811155.232.122.123.0000.000.000.002.5838.7528.21
Kansas City Royals Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter8973131459816139101435521612561457244327354.261.374.448.82214042923752.263.187.368.00014.9512.180.813.8121.9035.78
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter54918032154616269227234257247215162339.256.352.450.8028111602102.249.194.336.00012.2311.750.964.3819.6034.71
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter105298395733122811356851488.191.284.342.62610218343.203.151.268.00010.2019.831.943.5024.8331.58
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6921520457082700283850127.209.313.353.6667615249.218.144.274.00011.2415.261.363.2126.8833.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625457313821226882288816151111.253.360.439.79923949645.253.186.348.00013.6712.570.923.9621.3635.17
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625541081672852796000000000.301.301.517.81828660554.265.216.216.0000.000.000.004.8820.5136.14

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou191B2--25--125251.00012.50------450.01.2
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou211B45--37135229408406.9959.02------5090.027.8
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou221B37--31715120333332.9978.97------4680.422.8
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca231B146-1249133882714114271420.9959.731.14-----14998.094.8
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca241B149-1289145781915615471538.99410.321.19-----15298.092.0
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24DH1---------------1520.70.6
1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca251B106--963611010110341024.9909.66------12684.165.4
1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25DH16---------------12612.79.9
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca261B131--11991001610513151299.9889.92------15684.080.9
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26DH27---------------15617.316.7
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca271B160--1484105713215961589.9969.93------16199.498.8
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27DH2---------------1611.21.2
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca281B145--129681711813841377.9959.50------15394.889.5
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28DH8---------------1535.24.9
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor291B139--114352812012031195.9938.60------15291.486.3
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29DH7---------------1524.64.3
1979Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor301B135--119274612912721266.9959.38------13798.583.3
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor311B136--124379813813301322.9949.72------14991.384.0
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31DH8---------------1495.44.9
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor321B80--64736565688683.9938.54------9485.175.5
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32DH10---------------9410.69.4
1982New York YankeesALMLBnya331B63--45525249482480.9967.62------6991.338.9
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor33DH13---------------1776.58.0
1982New York YankeesALMLBnya33DH4---------------695.82.5
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor331B4--391-340401.00010.00------1723.52.5
MLB Totals for 1B - 14 season(s)-   1B1478-2538131698278813071408413996.9949.475.51-----14780.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 9 season(s)-   DH96---------------960.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou19--2--------
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou21--45--------
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22--37--------
1972Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca23--146--------
1973Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24--149-------1
1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca25--106-------16
1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26--131-------27
1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27--160-------2
1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28--145-------8
1978Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor29--139-------7
1979Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor30--135--------
1980Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor31--136-------8
1981Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor32--80-------10
1982New York YankeesALMLBnya33--63-------4
1982Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor33--4-------13

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1976Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB27518440013001000000.222.263.389.6527119.176.167.2225.260.000.005.2618.0025.00
1977Kansas City RoyalsChamp. SeriesMLB28412121013001200000.167.231.500.7316213.111.333.4177.6915.382.007.6912.00100.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs930561026002200000.200.250.433.68313332.154.233.3006.256.251.006.2515.0050.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca40Hitting Coach1629270.5687.02John Wathan
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca41Hitting Coach1617586.46627.56John Wathan
* 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 [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1974American League Player of the Week (June 10-June 16)1
1975AL Player of the Month (July) ... American League Player of the Week (June 30-July 6)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1983-03-24Released by Yankees. 
1982-05-05TradeTraded by Blue Jays to Yankees for Tom Dodd, Jeff Reynolds and Dave Revering. 
1978-04-04Purchased by Blue Jays from Royals. 
1971-12-02TradeTraded by Astros with Dave Grangaard to Royals for Lance Clemons and Jim York. 
* 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.