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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
James Franklin Busby
Stat Years
1950-1962  [mlb] 1950-1962
Height/Weight
6-1 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (1280) ... 3B (1) ... C (1)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1996-07-08 [69.181]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Texas Christian University (Fort Worth, Texas)
Draft
MLB Debut
1950-04-23 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.105)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [4] WS1 [4] BAL [4] CLE [2] BOS [1] HOU [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9464 ... retro id: busbj101 ... mlbam id: 111784
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1950Chicago White SoxALMLBcha4723of---118485100004021501001.208.224.208.43250100-0.021.000.0002.0010.005.000.00.000.0
    1951Chicago White SoxALMLBcha324of---21434775913515256826114046430015.283.344.354.69852416922.187.071.0007.638.781.1595.40.9516.3
    1952Chicago White SoxALMLBcha325of---31639550000022702001.128.171.128.2994350.000.000.0004.6516.283.500.00.000.0
    1952Washington Senators IALMLBws11425of---312951258125244247562248480011.244.281.318.59954616330.115.074.0004.038.792.18256.00.3724.0
    1953Washington Senators IALMLBws1726of---415058668183287682136384547008.312.358.415.77363524341.179.103.0005.987.091.1897.70.9422.4
    1954Washington Senators IALMLBws1727of---515562883187227780172435635708.298.342.389.73168624436.183.091.3156.278.161.3089.71.0219.2
    1955Washington Senators IALMLBws1428of---64719123446261450132204014.230.279.377.6562087214.241.147.2336.2510.581.6931.82.8831.8
    1955Chicago White SoxALMLBcha528of---699337388213412773253706206.243.294.315.60937010618.157.072.2696.7610.001.48337.00.2722.0
    1956Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3129of---7135494721161731250834347450213.235.301.354.65554617532.217.119.2397.888.611.0941.22.2027.6
    1957Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3130ofL-S-E-P830749142124011803003.189.200.324.52478245.135.135.1881.2810.268.0037.02.5635.7
    1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2330ofL-S-E-P886288317210131963233606203.250.304.323.6273199314.163.073.2757.2111.291.5796.00.9419.4
    1958Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3331ofL-S-E-P911321532517231964243731202.237.320.330.6502457112.214.093.2719.8015.101.5471.71.2223.5
    1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos732ofL-S-E-P1061102162380150151811103.225.266.333.599110349.147.108.2624.5516.363.60102.00.9139.1
    1960Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1633ofL-S-E-P117915925417101223201404014.258.341.314.655183508.176.056.28310.937.650.700.00.0019.5
    1961Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1634ofL-S-E-P127589152331062081001101.258.316.315.63199284.169.057.2888.0810.101.250.00.0017.4
    1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou435ofL-S-E-P131511220001012300000.182.308.182.4901320.091.000.25015.3823.081.500.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)13514250541111316235484389748310439235715483.262.314.350.66446551489245.173.088.2826.669.431.4288.51.0322.0
    American League Totals (15 yrs)13364239539111116235484379747308436235715483.262.315.351.66646421487245.173.089.2826.649.391.4288.31.0322.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)1511220001012300000.182.308.182.4901320.091.000.25015.3823.081.500.00.000.0
    Washington Senators I Totals (4 yrs)4811917232539802021223401411617111247131.281.325.377.7022075722121.170.096.2995.598.241.4791.31.0122.5
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (4 yrs)353751103187275656161075973125110.249.318.322.64084624238.181.073.2778.8711.471.29125.20.7120.3
    Chicago White Sox Totals (4 yrs)276901107232286699331868954122023.257.312.322.63498729040.156.065.2826.899.631.40150.20.6117.2
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)165568811301941454844455480216.229.289.350.63962419937.206.121.2327.058.811.2540.62.2428.5
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)61102162380150151811103.225.266.333.599110349.147.108.2624.5516.363.60102.00.9139.1
    Houston Colt 45s Totals (1 yrs)1511220001012300000.182.308.182.4901320.091.000.25015.3823.081.500.00.000.0
    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
    1950Chicago White SoxALMLB23OF1200.0252112827.9642.300.007.866.711
    1951Chicago White SoxALMLB24OF13900.03601674383376.9822.700.0090.397.21
    1952Washington Senators IALMLB25OF12800.0430430437434.9933.400.0083.199.22
    1952Chicago White SoxALMLB25OF1600.04200042421.0002.600.0010.4100.08
    1953Washington Senators IALMLB26OF15000.04821564503497.9883.300.0098.7100.01
    1954Washington Senators IALMLB27OF15501,374.1491661503497.9883.200.36100.6100.01
    1955Chicago White SoxALMLB28OF990799.0243643253249.9842.500.3164.3100.03
    1955Washington Senators IALMLB28OF470415.2132110134133.9932.800.3230.5100.06
    1956Cleveland IndiansALMLB29OF13301,116.2344340351347.9892.600.3186.498.51
    1957Baltimore OriolesALMLB30OF850705.0233841245241.9842.800.3455.998.83
    1957Cleveland IndiansALMLB30OF260168.0441114645.9781.700.2717.086.76
    1958Baltimore OriolesALMLB313B101.0000000.0000.000.000.70.95
    1958Baltimore OriolesALMLB31OF1030567.0196110198197.9951.900.3567.391.23
    1959Boston Red SoxALMLB32OF340197.1491105150.9801.500.2522.155.76
    1960Baltimore OriolesALMLB33OF710419.0133221137135.9851.900.3246.189.95
    1960Boston Red SoxALMLB33OF101.0000000.0000.000.000.60.010
    1961Baltimore OriolesALMLB34OF710264.1762107978.9871.100.3043.894.76
    1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLB35C101.0000000.0000.000.000.66.74
    1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLB35OF10026.24000441.0000.400.156.366.77
    MLB Totals - (C)101000000.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (3B)101000000.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)128006,052328468421613.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1950MLB---------12-
    1951MLB---------139-
    1952MLB---------144-
    1953MLB---------150-
    1954MLB---------155-
    1955MLB---------146-
    1956MLB---------133-
    1957MLB---------111-
    1958MLB----1----103-
    1959MLB---------34-
    1960MLB---------72-
    1961MLB---------71-
    1962MLB-1-------10-
    Totals-1--1----1280-