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Don BuddinTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1956-1962 MLB Years: 1956-1962
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PositionsSS-678, 3B-11, 2B-5Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDonald Thomas Buddin
Height5-11Weight178BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 5,1934PlaceTurbeville,South Carolina
Death DateJune 30,2011 [77.056]
High SchoolOlanta (Olanta,SC)
MLB DebutApril 17,1956 [21.347]
OrganizationsBOS [5] DET [1] HOU [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9380Retrosheet IDbuddd101MLBAM ID111666
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed58Power62Contact54XBH68RBIs44Runs51Hitting51Durability76Team.480Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24ss221143774990240537206562426114.239.352.342.69412929454.269.103.281.32214.3213.660.951.1075.4032.22
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24ss241364977411825212430482106492113.237.349.368.71718339594.278.131.288.32813.8017.851.292.0241.4233.05
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24ss2515148575117241105361929955207.241.366.357.72317335589.283.116.315.33615.6216.811.081.7048.5029.91
1960Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1ss2612442862105215636426259136514.245.338.360.69815432500.268.115.264.31512.4011.800.951.2071.3330.48
1961Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1ss27115339588922364221724526177.263.394.398.79213531420.287.135.351.35717.1410.710.631.4356.5034.83
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou18ss28408010134121000171712024.163.316.313.629257100.180.150.363.28917.0017.001.002.0040.0053.85
1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet8ss2831831419300410201612000.229.385.265.650223106.284.036.289.32018.8715.090.800.000.0015.79
1962Totals for MLB-MLB         7116324327121410373324024.196.351.288.6394710206.234.092.325.30517.9616.020.890.9781.5031.25
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter711228934255112312412251584104041829171659.241.358.359.7178211762763.274.118.300.00014.8414.620.991.4855.8331.94
Boston Red Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter640212631851911611392111483733711625171455.244.359.364.7237741662557.277.120.298.00014.5914.510.991.5354.5131.98
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter31831419300410201612000.229.385.265.650223106.284.036.289.00018.8715.090.800.000.0015.79
Houston Colt 45s Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter408010134121000171712024.163.316.313.629257100.180.150.363.00017.0017.001.002.0040.0053.85
Average MLB - Per 162 games16252278126283951329392474413.241.358.359.71718740630.274.118.300.00014.8414.620.991.4855.8331.94

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22SS113--2133702998612583.9535.16------11499.173.4
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24SS136--26944531102745714.9585.25------136100.088.3
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25SS150--2354123589682647.9494.31------15199.397.4
1960Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26SS124--2303563079616586.9514.73------124100.080.5
1961Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27SS109--2042942370521498.9564.57------11594.867.3
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou28SS27--3862513105100.9523.70------4067.516.9
1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet28SS19--40492139189.9784.68------3161.311.8
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou283B9--611312017.8501.89------4022.55.6
1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet282B5--86-114141.0002.80------3116.13.1
1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet283B2---------------316.51.2
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS678--1229198815546433723217.9544.74------6780.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B11--611312017.8501.55------110.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B5--86-114141.0002.80------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22----113------
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24----136------
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25----150------
1960Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26----124------
1961Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27----109------
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou28----279-----
1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet28---5192-----

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1962-07-20Purchased by Tigers from Astros. 
1961-11-26TradeTraded by Red Sox to Astros for Eddie Bressoud. 
1952-01-01ContractSigned 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.