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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Luke Walker
Stat Years
1963-1974  [mlb] 1965-1974
Height/Weight
6-2 / 192
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (243)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1943-09-02 in DeKalb, Texas   [76.144]
Death
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the in 1963
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1965-09-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.005)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [8] DET [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 19311 ... retro id: walkl101 ... mlbam id: 123827
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1963WaterlooMidwA----191---322.33600000027.02387013350001.337.670.004.3311.672.672.69.600
    1963ReadingEastAA----191---145.851200000040.0514126023370001.8511.480.005.188.339.231.61.200
    1963Minor Totals: byYearA/AA----192---464.4318000018067.0744933036720001.649.940.004.849.676.582.00.400
    1964AshevilleSouAA----202---8143.7229000000184.01851117601221640001.679.050.005.978.025.431.34.364
    1964Minor Totals: byYearAA----201---8143.72290000290184.01851117601221640001.679.050.005.978.025.431.34.364
    1965AshevilleSouAA----213---1272.2627000000183.0122594601041970001.236.000.005.119.692.901.89.632
    1965ColumbusILAAA----213---027.5020000006.06550560001.839.000.007.509.007.501.20.000
    1965Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0020000205.02000151000.603.600.001.809.000.005.00.000
    1965Minor Totals: byYearAAA/AA----212---1292.43290000290189.0128645101092030001.256.100.005.199.673.051.86.571
    1965MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0020000205.02000151000.603.600.001.809.000.005.00.000
    1966ColumbusILAAA----224---11112.7725000000172.015559530801320001.378.110.004.196.913.091.65.500
    1966Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31224Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.501010029010.089501572012.307.200.0013.506.308.100.47.000
    1966Minor Totals: byYearAAA----221---11112.77250000250172.015559530801320001.378.110.004.196.913.091.65.500
    1966MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.501010029010.089501572012.307.200.0013.506.308.100.47.000
    1967ColumbusILAAA----235---352.961100000082.0653127044880001.337.130.004.839.663.402.00.375
    1967Minor Totals: byYearAAA----231---352.9611000011082.0653127044880001.337.130.004.839.663.402.00.375
    1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23246Log - Sp - Ext - Perf032.04392001437361.2421814139665011.316.130.155.699.632.631.69.000
    1968MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf032.06392001437361.7421814139665011.326.180.155.749.712.651.69.000
    1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23257Log - Sp - Ext - Perf463.643115316160118.2985148557966021.317.430.384.327.283.871.68.400
    1969MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf463.653115316160118.7985148557966021.317.460.384.347.313.881.68.400
    1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1563.0442195313233163.012956556891246011.347.120.334.916.853.091.39.714
    1970MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1563.0442195313233163.012956556891246011.347.120.334.916.853.091.39.714
    1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23279Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1083.55282442140159.21576963953865021.328.850.512.994.853.891.62.556
    1971MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1083.56282442140159.71576963953865021.328.880.513.004.863.901.62.556
    1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit232810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf463.40261220514292.2984135434482001.429.520.393.304.663.981.41.400
    1972MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf463.42261220514292.7984135434482001.439.570.393.324.694.001.41.400
    1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit232911Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7124.653718211191122.01297563966748011.609.520.664.875.465.531.12.368
    1973MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7124.653718211191122.01297563966748011.609.520.664.875.465.531.12.368
    1974Detroit TigersALMLBdet173012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf554.9928900919092.01005651954526021.679.780.885.285.095.480.96.500
    1974MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf554.9928900919092.01005651954526021.679.780.885.285.095.480.96.500
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)45473.65243100167511439824.776337533443408558410101.428.330.474.466.094.091.37.489
    National League Totals (8 yrs)40423.4821591167421249732.76633192833435450635081.398.150.424.356.223.921.43.488
    American League Totals (1 yrs)554.9928900919092.01005651954526021.679.780.885.285.095.480.96.500
    Minor League Totals38453.1111200001120694.060731424003916590001.447.870.005.078.554.071.69.458
    Minor: A Totals322.33600006027.02387013350001.337.670.004.3311.672.672.69.600
    Minor: AA Totals21253.27680000680407.035821114802493980001.497.920.005.518.804.671.60.457
    Minor: AAA Totals14182.94380000380260.0226958501292260001.377.820.004.477.823.291.75.438
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (8 yrs)40423.4821591167421249732.76633192833435450635081.398.150.424.356.223.921.43.488
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)554.9928900919092.01005651954526021.679.780.885.285.095.480.96.500
    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 Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics 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))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1966Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3122pL-S-E-P1102000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2324pL-S-E-P2398000000000401001.000.000.000.000900.000.000.0000.0044.440.000.00.000.0
    1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2325pL-S-E-P331323000010021903000.000.059.000.0593700.063.000.0005.4151.359.500.00.000.0
    1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2326pL-S-E-P442460600050032608000.130.184.130.3145760.065.000.3005.2645.618.670.00.000.0
    1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2327pL-S-E-P528461100000063002000.022.135.022.1575410.130.000.06311.1155.565.000.00.000.0
    1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2328pL-S-E-P626240200000011201000.083.120.083.2032620.042.000.1673.8546.1512.000.00.000.0
    1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2329pL-S-E-P737300200010001403000.067.067.067.1343320.000.000.1250.0042.420.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)21318841100070012107018001.059.115.059.174218110.064.000.1365.5049.088.920.00.000.0
    National League Totals (7 yrs)21318841100070012107018001.059.115.059.174218110.064.000.1365.5049.088.920.00.000.0
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (7 yrs)21318841100070012107018001.059.115.059.174218110.064.000.1365.5049.088.920.00.000.0
    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 Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position 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 G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1965Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB21P205.00100111.0000.500.201.2100.013
    1966Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22P10010.0111032.6670.200.206.2100.012
    1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24P39061.23120015151.0000.400.2524.1100.03
    1969Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25P310118.2224202826.9290.800.2219.1100.08
    1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26P420163.0324132827.9640.600.1725.9100.02
    1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27P280159.2318132221.9550.800.1317.3100.09
    1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB28P26092.2313331916.8420.600.1716.8100.09
    1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB29P370122.0416212220.9090.500.1622.8100.05
    1974Detroit TigersALMLB30P28092.0611101817.9440.600.1817.3100.05
    MLB Totals - (P)2430823251201110156145.9290.600.180.00.00
    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 Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1965MLB2----------
    1966MLB10----------
    1968MLB39----------
    1969MLB31----------
    1970MLB42----------
    1971MLB28----------
    1972MLB26----------
    1973MLB37----------
    1974MLB28----------
    Totals243----------