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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph Franklin Niekro
Stat Years
1966-1988  [mlb] 1967-1988
Height/Weight
6-1 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (702)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
2006-10-27 [61.354]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Bridgeport (Bridgeport,OH)
Colleges
West Liberty University (West Liberty, West Virginia)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #3 (#43 overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Sec Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1967-04-16 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.160)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [11] DET [3] CHN [3] NYA [3] ATL [2] MIN [2] SDN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15980 ... retro id: niekj001 ... mlbam id: 119785
Relations
Brother of Phil Niekro, Father of Lance Niekro
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts36Walks55Hittable53SO/BB45vsPower53Hitting47Durability69Team.513Ratings Explained
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1967 Batting Splits
Career Totals - Aggregate all Career Splits

Pitching Game Splits for [1967]

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Season Total and by Team
CategoryWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBBFABBAVGWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO BBBB%SO%
Season Total1073.343622523-169.7171686315317712705665.2571.199.070.801.644.082.484.4010.92
CHN1073.343622523-169.7171686315317712705665.2571.199.070.801.644.082.484.4010.92
Game Information
CategoryWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBBFABBAVGWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO BBBB%SO%
Home Games733.201913522-101.39737369164111418398.2441.128.620.801.423.642.563.839.81
Road Games343.56179--1-68.374312761536-1287267.2771.309.750.791.984.742.405.2312.54
Day Games853.352516523-121.0120474512195112500475.2531.158.930.891.413.792.683.8010.20
Night Games223.33116----48.751211831226--205190.2681.299.430.552.224.812.175.8512.68
Grass Surface943.252617523-133.0134494812205912549522.2571.169.070.811.353.992.953.6410.75
Turf Surface133.68105----36.737191531118--156143.2591.319.080.742.704.421.647.0511.54
in Losses-74.682310--3-77.089444012163811332310.2871.3610.401.401.874.442.384.8211.45
in Wins10-2.23131252--92.782242331539-1373355.2311.057.960.291.463.792.604.0210.46
by Time Period
CategoryWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBBFABBAVGWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO BBBB%SO%
4-Mar/April-12.453---1-3.7511-12--1714.3571.6412.270.002.454.912.005.8811.76
5-May-13.5772--1-22.72399239119792.2501.159.130.791.193.573.003.099.28
6-June3-2.635411--27.325882812--112103.2431.218.230.662.633.951.507.1410.71
7-July223.82841---30.72914134718-1128120.2421.178.511.172.055.282.575.4714.06
8-August224.70761-1-38.34920207418--163159.3081.3811.501.640.944.234.502.4511.04
9-Sept/Oct312.306621--47.0401612-818--188177.2261.027.660.001.533.452.254.269.57
First Half323.02156112-53.75318184122311226209.2541.218.890.672.013.861.925.3110.18
Second Half753.492116411-116.01185045111954-1479456.2591.189.160.851.474.192.843.9711.27
Opponents
CategoryWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBBFABBAVGWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO BBBB%SO%
ATL235.08851-1-28.329171677131-124116.2501.279.212.222.224.131.865.6510.48
CIN113.13331---23.020881210-19086.2330.967.830.390.783.915.002.2211.11
HOU112.2863111-27.72387-413--110105.2190.987.480.001.304.233.253.6411.82
LAN--3.862-----4.76221-2-11918.3331.2911.571.930.003.86---0.0010.53
NYN2-0.002111--13.37----6--5050.1400.534.730.000.004.05---0.0012.00
PHI-110.0022----9.0141010356--4438.3682.1114.003.005.006.001.2011.3613.64
PIT3-2.64641-1-30.739991613--132125.3121.4711.450.291.763.822.174.559.85
SFN112.0832----17.31364157--6963.2061.046.750.522.603.631.407.2510.14
SLN--4.0242----15.72087127--6764.3131.4011.490.571.154.023.502.9910.45
by Ballpark
CategoryWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBBFABBAVGWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO BBBB%SO%
Astrodome-13.8631----9.31154-36--4238.2891.5010.610.002.895.792.007.1414.29
Atlanta Stadium115.0642----10.71276255--4843.2791.5910.131.694.224.221.0010.4210.42
Busch Stadium II--3.3821----8.0733113--3029.2411.007.881.121.123.383.003.3310.00
Candlestick Park-12.0811----8.7742-24--3633.2121.047.270.002.084.152.005.5611.11
Connie Mack Stadium--7.7111----4.7644132--2117.3531.9311.571.935.793.860.6714.299.52
Crosley Field-14.5011----6.0733--4--2424.2921.1710.500.000.006.00---0.0016.67
Dodger Stadium--3.001-----3.03111-1-11110.3001.009.003.000.003.00---0.009.09
Forbes Field1-2.6332--1-13.71844118--5856.3211.3911.850.660.665.278.001.7213.79
Shea Stadium1-0.001-----4.33----3--1717.1760.696.230.000.006.23---0.0017.65
Wrigley Field733.201913522-101.39737369164111418398.2441.128.620.801.423.642.563.839.81
37 record(s)
Glossary:
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 SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective AB At Bats BAVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) 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 ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB )

Pitching At Bat Splits for [1967]

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Season Total and by Team
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Season Total367056656517111233111564112317722571227159.257.290.408.698.270.211.1504.4010.92
CHN367056656517111233111564112317722571227159.257.290.408.698.270.211.1504.4010.92
by Batter Hand
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
vs LHB352692563179531367297-1125-112312526.309.336.488.824.320.250.1804.099.29
vs RHB364364093492592058354220522145914633.225.262.357.619.238.186.1324.5911.93
Game Information
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Home Games172872673074471386303115361134412127.277.315.453.768.298.240.1765.2312.54
Road Games194183983597652039348116411123815032.244.273.377.650.251.191.1333.839.81
Day Games255004754512076284124510219512134919244.253.283.404.687.260.208.1523.8010.20
Night Games11205190205136573191-1226-12337915.268.309.416.725.294.216.1475.8512.68
Grass Surface3163359857153983381458102276822461124455.256.288.408.696.267.211.1524.2710.74
Turf Surface5726781814-3161-49--111274.269.306.403.709.293.209.1345.5612.50
in Losses133733552382542233203-153911131011928.231.263.335.599.252.155.1044.0210.46
in Wins2333231042895811812448216381144215231.287.320.490.811.292.274.2034.8211.45
by Time Period
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
4-Mar/April31714153-2-5--12--2--92.357.353.643.996.357.357.2865.8811.76
5-May797929231731294-391-11-346.250.278.370.648.256.196.1203.099.28
6-June5112103825174227--812-1-14398.243.297.379.676.258.214.1367.1410.71
7-July8128120142912121414217181--325517.242.289.458.747.255.283.2175.4714.06
8-August71631591849355271851418----37914.308.325.497.822.313.239.1892.4511.04
9-Sept/Oct618817715402893-11--818-12235512.226.257.311.567.248.130.0854.269.57
First Half15226209185337754214-1223113248216.254.293.392.686.265.215.1395.3110.18
Second Half21479456471187526611437219541125818943.259.289.414.703.272.208.1563.9711.27
Batting Slot
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Lineup Slot #13490867221822-34-47----2284.256.289.326.614.278.163.0704.447.78
Lineup Slot #233858018281862243-3611---4410.350.381.550.931.361.275.2003.537.06
Lineup Slot #33181766211341314--410--123368.276.309.474.782.281.250.1974.9412.35
Lineup Slot #431807792413425152138----14711.312.338.610.948.297.351.2993.7510.00
Lineup Slot #530797461465126-13121-1-2278.189.228.365.593.197.203.1763.8015.19
Lineup Slot #62975694161321-5--510--11-203.232.280.290.570.267.130.0586.6713.33
Lineup Slot #7327371716842271-24---11308.225.247.423.669.215.239.1972.745.48
Lineup Slot #8327267415132--21-47--132172.224.264.254.518.246.104.0305.569.72
Lineup Slot #9337065415104-18--313-11-1225.231.261.338.599.269.154.1084.2918.57
Positions
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
01 Pitcher315451-981--3--213-1--1101.176.208.196.404.237.059.0203.7024.07
02 Catcher307266417105-28--58--123287.258.306.424.730.263.242.1676.9411.11
03 First Base3380757201162161-31211---339.267.304.440.744.306.227.1733.7515.00
04 Second Base31797512221471-43-331--1-318.293.329.413.742.306.200.1203.803.80
05 Third Base3180766201412372248---12346.263.300.447.747.262.237.1845.0010.00
06 Shortstop317573414112-131-211---1-193.192.213.260.474.213.110.0682.6714.67
07 Left Field32817892618314132-26--1-2438.333.346.551.897.319.269.2182.477.41
08 Center Field33858112211432281-48----2347.259.294.420.714.268.222.1604.719.41
09 Right Field3180737171042171-56--222287.233.275.384.659.235.233.1516.257.50
11 Pinch Hitter1219174521115--12--1--113.294.316.647.963.267.412.3535.2610.53
by Ball-Strike Count
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
0-0 Count322322232367421438284-5101122411125.300.316.498.814.285.238.1972.164.31
0-1 Count2570701218863181--1----23310.257.257.471.729.250.229.214.001.43
0-2 Count1828261422--2---131-1-162.154.179.231.409.286.077.077.0046.43
1-0 Count225858412722151-------1215.207.207.362.569.193.172.155.00.00
1-1 Count225957513111-14-----11--172.228.224.298.522.211.070.070.00.00
1-2 Count268584514921282--29--1-2245.167.165.286.450.222.143.119.0034.12
2-0 Count1420202981----1-------101.450.450.500.950.450.000.050.00.00
2-1 Count1927274118111211-------173.407.407.6301.037.385.222.222.00.00
2-2 Count18525218521-2---16----1123.154.154.231.385.222.077.077.0030.77
3-0 Count6911--------8----5---.000.889.000.889.0008.000.00088.89.00
3-1 Count10136122----1-7------2-.333.692.3331.026.3331.333.00053.85.00
3-2 Count225241613102-151-118----1183.317.462.439.901.375.415.12221.1515.38
by Hit Type
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Ball in Air33189184------5------5----.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.00
Ball on Ground332352333-----32----2--12--.000.000.000.000.000.009.000.00.00
Bunt22-------------2--------------------------.00.00
by Inning
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Inning 12210096193118724173-412---115413.323.350.563.913.338.313.2404.0012.00
Inning 2228783317133-131-413---12234.205.241.277.518.232.133.0724.6014.94
Inning 32393869221621392-416-21-1356.256.286.407.693.279.221.1514.3017.20
Inning 42391855191341151-511--111286.224.264.329.593.243.176.1065.4912.09
Inning 5249287122617414122148--1-2449.299.326.506.832.289.264.2074.358.70
Inning 619747041811511511351--12287.257.297.400.697.266.186.1434.056.76
Inning 715504747331-21-241---3124.149.200.255.455.163.170.1064.008.00
Inning 8177066619134114--45---2-286.288.329.424.753.300.197.1365.717.14
Inning 9114341211812-6--13--11-163.268.279.390.669.282.146.1222.336.98
Xtra Innings25411--1-1------1--31.250.200.750.950.200.500.500.00.00
by Outs
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
0 Out34236221254833933104-923222177215.217.252.326.578.228.167.1093.819.75
1 Out3423122026603816152642827--3159322.273.294.423.717.288.195.1503.4611.69
2 Out35238224146341877283-1427---5-10622.281.324.473.797.295.268.1925.8811.34
by Situation
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Runners ---344153954210069166998218442----15531.253.289.392.682.266.200.1394.3410.60
Runners --317292438411213--36--22-174.333.379.7081.088.333.500.37510.3420.69
Runners -2-255856312831-91-24-----174.214.241.304.545.231.143.0893.456.90
Runners -23111711221--16--63---5-51.182.471.455.925.143.818.27335.2917.65
Runners 1--27135131133823112281-212-2--95915.290.301.450.751.308.183.1601.488.89
Runners 1-3122018122---5---5--2-22-.111.100.111.211.133.000.000.0025.00
Runners 12-1420201741119---2-----133.350.350.6501.000.353.300.300.0010.00
Runners 12391110-211--51--1--1-131.200.182.300.482.200.200.100.009.09
Runners On342902702371431756553-1333-2571211628.263.292.430.721.275.226.1674.4811.38
Scoring Position33155139103320634472-1121--5735713.237.284.410.694.244.266.1737.1013.55
Leadoff3417216317392673332-7162----6113.239.279.374.653.250.190.1354.079.30
Last Batter887-21-1-4---1--1--41.286.250.571.821.286.286.286.0012.50
Losing2321220016523582720429222-1248517.260.297.425.722.262.220.1654.2510.38
Tied242242102555381034204-1119-12448317.262.296.395.691.270.205.1334.918.48
Winning152692552464391564243-1136-121410325.251.280.404.684.276.208.1534.0913.38
Opponents
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
ATL8124116172914717151-713--12-5915.250.290.509.799.227.328.2595.6510.48
CIN39086820910-182121011-133311.233.258.384.642.253.186.1512.2211.11
HOU61101057232012-42-413--111283.219.245.267.512.247.105.0483.6411.82
LAN219182641-121--21---1102.333.368.556.924.333.278.222.0010.53
NYN25050-77-------6-----7-.140.140.140.280.159.000.000.0012.00
PHI244381014821310-156-1---276.368.442.7111.152.379.447.34211.3613.64
PIT613212583927741122-613--1155712.312.341.456.797.339.208.1444.559.85
SFN3696351373216--57--121236.206.261.365.626.214.238.1597.2510.14
SLN467648201621173-27--1-1274.313.328.422.750.333.188.1092.9910.45
by Ballpark
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIPSecAISOBB PCTSO PCT
Astrodome342385119-2-3--36--11-152.289.333.395.728.333.184.1057.1414.29
Atlanta Stadium4484371264-251-55---2-226.279.354.512.866.278.372.23310.4210.42
Busch Stadium II23029375-1131-13----1122.241.267.414.680.240.241.1723.3310.00
Candlestick Park1363337412-4--24--11-123.212.250.364.614.233.212.1525.5611.11
Connie Mack Stadium121174631114--32-1---123.353.450.7061.156.357.529.35314.299.52
Crosley Field124243734--311-4-----114.292.292.458.750.350.167.167.0016.67
Dodger Stadium111101311-11---11---172.300.364.7001.064.250.400.400.009.09
Forbes Field35856418132217--18--1-2275.321.328.482.810.354.179.1611.7213.79
Shea Stadium11717-33-------3-----3-.176.176.176.353.214.000.000.0017.65
Wrigley Field194183983597652039348116411123815032.244.273.377.650.251.191.1333.839.81
101 record(s)
Glossary:
G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances 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 HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) BAVG 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) babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) 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).