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Tom ButtersTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1965 MLB Years: 1962-1965
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PositionsP-43Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameThomas Arden Butters
Height6-2Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 8,1938 [81.217]PlaceDelaware,Ohio
High SchoolScioto Valley (Scioto Valley,OH)
CollegeOhio Wesleyan University (Delaware,OH)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1957 by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
MLB DebutSeptember 8,1962 [24.153]
OrganizationsPIT [4] Awards0
TBC Player ID9500Retrosheet IDbuttt101MLBAM ID111826
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts76Walks13Hittable71SO/BB28vsPower71Hitting0Durability18Team.521Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1962Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30Rel24001.5040400106.051106101001.837.50--9.0015.001.67-2.28
1963Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32Rel25004.41615003016.0158818111001.418.270.554.416.061.38-3.40
1964Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit38Rel26222.3828424007064.0522117337586001.387.270.425.188.111.57.5003.13
1965Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31Rel27017.0050500209.09872561001.569.002.005.006.001.20.0005.74
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter233.10435380013095.2813833656859001.437.620.565.278.001.52.4000.79
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter233.10435380013095.2813833656859001.437.620.565.278.001.52.400-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings573.1099118800300220.018687761412919521001.437.620.565.278.001.52.4170.79

Batting Statistics

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YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1963Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32p2563010001000200000.333.333.333.6661031.000.000.000.2980.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1964Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit38p262811020003000402000.182.182.182.3642013.286.000.000.1630.0030.770.000.000.000.00
1965Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31p2751000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3915030004000702000.200.200.200.4003017.375.000.000.0000.0041.180.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16262012000170002908000.200.200.200.40012071.375.000.000.0000.0041.180.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1962Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24P4-6-1--111.0000.250.17-----4100.02.5
1963Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P6-1611-1221.0000.330.13-----6100.03.7
1964Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P28-64-911109.9000.320.14-----28100.017.3
1965Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27P5-931--441.0000.800.44-----5100.03.1
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P43-95412121716.9410.370.17-----430.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1962Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit244----------
1963Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit256----------
1964Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2628----------
1965Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit275----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1966Duke UniversityNCAANCAA-28Manager.000-- 
1967Duke UniversityNCAANCAA-29Manager.000-- 
1968Duke UniversityNCAANCAA-30Manager.000-- 
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1965-07-12Released by Pirates. 
1957-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.