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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Blair Bibby
Stat Years
1965-1984  [mlb] 1972-1984
Height/Weight
6-5 / 235
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (340) ... DH (1)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
2010-02-16 [65.110]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Franklinton (Franklinton,NC)
Colleges
Fayetteville State University (Fayetteville, North Carolina)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the in 1965
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Bill Herring
MLB Debut
1972-09-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.310)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [5] TEX [4] SLN [3] CLE [3]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8805 ... retro id: bibbj001 ... mlbam id: 110973
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1965MarionAppRk----201---2311.251300000024.0303530027240002.3811.250.0010.139.0013.130.89.400
    1965Minor Totals: byYearRk----201---2311.2513000013024.0303530027240002.3811.250.0010.139.0013.130.89.400
    1968Ral./Dur.CaroA+----232---772.8223000000131.07949410741180001.175.430.005.088.113.371.59.500
    1968Minor Totals: byYearA+----231---772.82230000230131.07949410741180001.175.430.005.088.113.371.59.500
    1969MemphisTexAA----243---1063.3217000000122.09458450571150001.246.930.004.208.484.282.02.625
    1969TidewaterILAAA----243---443.481100000075.0643329034650001.317.680.004.087.803.961.91.500
    1969Minor Totals: byYearAAA/AA----242---14103.38280000280197.015891740911800001.267.220.004.168.224.161.98.583
    1971TidewaterILAAA----264---1564.0427000000176.0145877901091500001.447.410.005.577.674.451.38.714
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAAA----261---1564.04270000270176.0145877901091500001.447.410.005.577.674.451.38.714
    1972TulsaAmerAAA----275---1393.0927000000195.015576670762080001.187.150.003.519.603.512.74.591
    1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48275Log - Sp - Ext - Perf133.35660000040.1291815419282011.196.470.894.246.254.021.47.250
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAAA----271---1393.09270000270195.015576670762080001.187.150.003.519.603.512.74.591
    1972MLB Totals: SLNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf133.37660000040.3291815419282011.206.510.904.266.284.041.47.250
    1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48286Log - Sp - Ext - Perf029.56630003016.0191717217125122.2510.691.139.566.759.560.71.000
    1973Texas RangersALMLBtex22286Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9103.242623112131180.112173651410615510161.266.040.705.297.743.641.46.474
    1973MLB Totals: SLN-TEXbyYearMLB----282Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9123.763226112161196.314090821612316715281.346.430.735.657.664.131.36.429
    1974Texas RangersALMLBtex22297Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19194.744141115000264.02551461392511314911191.398.690.853.855.084.981.32.500
    1974MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19194.744141115000264.02551461392511314911191.398.690.853.855.084.981.32.500
    1975Texas RangersALMLBtex22308Log - Sp - Ext - Perf265.0012124100068.1734138228315021.489.610.263.694.085.401.11.250
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22308Log - Sp - Ext - Perf593.202412205121112.2994840750623001.327.910.563.994.953.831.24.357
    1975MLB Totals: TEX-CLEbyYearMLB----302Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7153.883624615121181.01728978978938021.388.550.453.884.624.431.19.318
    1976Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22319Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1373.203421434131163.11626158656843011.338.930.333.094.633.361.50.650
    1976MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1373.203421434131163.31626158656843011.348.940.333.094.643.371.50.650
    1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle223210Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12133.57373092572206.219710082177314112441.318.580.743.186.144.351.93.480
    1977MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12133.58373092572206.719710082177314112441.318.600.743.196.154.361.93.480
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf873.5334143210201107.010052421039725021.308.410.843.286.064.371.85.533
    1978MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf873.5334143210201107.010052421039725021.308.410.843.286.064.371.85.533
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263412Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1242.813417412170137.211051439471035041.147.190.593.076.733.332.19.750
    1979MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1242.823417412170137.711051439471035041.147.220.593.086.763.352.19.750
    1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263513Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1963.32353461110238.1210958820881445361.257.930.763.325.443.591.64.760
    1980MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1963.33353461110238.3210958820881445361.257.940.763.335.443.591.64.760
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263614Log - Sp - Ext - Perf632.5014142200093.2793026426481021.127.590.382.504.612.881.85.667
    1981MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf632.5114142200093.7793026426481021.137.630.392.514.642.901.85.667
    1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263815Log - Sp - Ext - Perf5126.69291200617278.09260581051442211.8310.621.155.885.086.920.86.294
    1983MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf5126.69291200617278.09260581051442211.8310.621.155.885.086.920.86.294
    1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-3916---000.0020001205.02000632001.603.600.0010.805.400.000.50.000
    1984Texas RangersALMLBtex223916Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.41800058016.1198811061101.7810.470.555.513.314.410.60.000
    1984Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----391---000.0020001205.02000632001.603.600.0010.805.400.000.50.000
    1984MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----391Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.47800058016.3198811061101.8010.620.565.593.354.470.60.000
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)1111013.7634023956193910181,722.7156580071913172310797013401.338.180.683.785.644.181.49.524
    American League Totals (7 yrs)60643.831821394113204351,011.792647743072436628457221.358.240.643.885.594.251.44.484
    National League Totals (7 yrs)51373.6615810015619583711.063932328959287451256181.308.090.753.635.714.091.57.580
    Minor League Totals51353.6012000011200728.056933829103836832001.317.030.004.738.444.181.78.593
    Minor: Rk Totals2311.2513000013024.0303530027240002.3811.250.0010.139.0013.130.89.400
    Minor: A+ Totals772.82230000230131.07949410741180001.175.430.005.088.113.371.59.500
    Minor: AA Totals1063.32170000170122.09458450571150001.246.930.004.208.484.282.02.625
    Minor: AAA Totals32193.49670001670451.036619617502254262001.317.300.004.498.503.911.89.627
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (5 yrs)50323.541469115619553654.759128825753251411185151.298.130.733.455.653.961.64.610
    Cleveland Indians Totals (3 yrs)30293.36956315514324482.74582091803017928718451.328.550.563.345.363.901.60.508
    Texas Rangers Totals (4 yrs)30354.2587762686111529.046826825042257341273171.377.960.714.375.804.561.33.462
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)155.131290003056.3483532636407131.507.700.965.786.425.611.11.167
    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%
    1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4827pL-S-E-P168010000002302000.125.300.125.4251210.250.000.20016.6725.001.500.00.000.0
    1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln4828pL-S-E-P262100000001200000.000.333.000.333300.500.000.00033.3366.672.000.00.000.0
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2633pL-S-E-P33431140012003900000.129.206.226.4323471.194.097.1438.8226.473.0031.02.9425.0
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2634pL-S-E-P434453810250002516000.178.196.333.52952153.156.155.3330.0048.080.0022.53.8537.5
    1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2635pL-S-E-P53577612301700632110101.156.224.234.45895184.156.078.2446.3233.685.3377.01.0533.3
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2636pL-S-E-P614284420130011114000.143.200.321.5213493.214.178.1882.9432.3511.0028.02.9475.0
    1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2638pL-S-E-P72918020000000602000.111.111.111.2222020.000.000.1670.0030.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)158209153160517001388324101.148.208.249.4572505211.163.101.2225.2035.206.7741.82.0035.5
    National League Totals (7 yrs)158209153160517001388324101.148.208.249.4572505211.163.101.2225.2035.206.7741.82.0035.5
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (5 yrs)146199143060517001083322101.151.202.256.4582355111.156.105.2234.2635.328.3039.82.1336.7
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)1210110000003502000.100.308.100.4081510.300.000.20020.0033.331.670.00.000.0
    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
    1972St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB27P6040.12600881.0001.300.203.8100.018
    1973Texas RangersALMLB28P260180.1518112423.9580.900.1316.0100.05
    1973St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB28P6016.0041054.8000.700.253.7100.015
    1973Texas RangersALMLB28DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.810
    1974Texas RangersALMLB29P410264.02236346158.9511.400.2225.6100.02
    1975Cleveland IndiansALMLB30P240112.28180226261.0001.100.2315.1100.07
    1975Texas RangersALMLB30P12068.139211412.8571.000.187.4100.011
    1976Cleveland IndiansALMLB31P340163.11019223129.9350.900.1821.4100.07
    1977Cleveland IndiansALMLB32P370206.21421504035.8750.900.1723.0100.04
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB33P340107.0320202523.9200.700.2121.1100.05
    1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB34P340137.25120117171.0000.500.1221.0100.05
    1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB35P350238.1930314239.9291.100.1621.6100.04
    1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB36P14093.2211131413.9290.900.1413.7100.010
    1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB38P29078.04100114141.0000.500.1817.9100.09
    1984Texas RangersALMLB39P8016.11200331.0000.400.195.0100.012
    MLB Totals - (P)34001,719882162016324304.9380.900.180.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    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
    1972MLB6----------
    1973MLB32---------1
    1974MLB41----------
    1975MLB36----------
    1976MLB34----------
    1977MLB37----------
    1978MLB34----------
    1979MLB34----------
    1980MLB35----------
    1981MLB14----------
    1983MLB29----------
    1984MLB8----------
    Totals340---------1