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Steve Bilko

Stephen Thomas Bilko

Position: First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 230 lb.

Born: November 13, 1928 in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania, US
Died: March 7, 1978 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, US

Major League Stats

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1945 16 -7.5 Allentown ISLG B STL 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1
1946 17 -4.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs D-B STL 123 442 121 28 4 12 .274 .437 193
1946 17 -4.9 Salisbury ESHL D STL 122 441 121 28 4 12 .274 .438 193
1946 17 -7.8 Allentown ISLG B STL 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1947 18 -7.3 Winston-Salem CARL C STL 116 438 148 26 3 29 .338 .610 267
1948 19 -5.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AAA STL 140 504 5 160 35 6 20 3 0 8 11 .317 .530 267 0 0
1948 19 -5.1 Lynchburg PIED B STL 128 463 154 34 6 20 .333 .562 260
1948 19 -7.8 Rochester IL AAA STL 12 49 41 5 6 1 0 0 3 0 8 11 .146 .286 .171 .456 7 0 0
1949 20 -7.7 Rochester IL AAA STL 139 589 503 101 156 32 5 34 125 1 84 74 .310 .410 .596 1.006 300 1 1
1950 21 -7.1 Rochester IL AAA STL 109 391 334 71 97 18 6 15 58 1 56 68 .290 .392 .515 .907 172 0 1
1951 22 -6.0 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA STL 99 397 347 54 98 16 6 9 56 0 49 69 .282 .371 .441 .812 153 5 0 1
1951 22 -6.1 Rochester IL AAA STL 73 311 273 41 77 14 6 8 50 0 37 51 .282 .368 .465 .833 127 0 1
1951 22 -5.5 Columbus AA AAA STL 26 86 74 13 21 2 0 1 6 0 12 18 .284 .384 .351 .735 26 5 0 0
1952 23 -5.2 Rochester IL AAA STL 82 324 286 55 92 22 5 12 55 0 36 40 .322 .399 .559 .959 160 1 1
1955 26 -3.5 Los Angeles PCL Opn CHC 168 702 622 105 204 35 3 37 124 4 73 104 .328 .396 .572 .968 356 20 1 0 6
1956 27 -1.3 Los Angeles PCL Opn CHC 162 709 597 163 215 18 6 55 164 4 104 105 .360 .453 .687 1.140 410 13 2 0 6
1957 28 -1.1 Los Angeles PCL Opn BRO 158 653 536 111 161 22 1 56 140 8 108 150 .300 .413 .659 1.071 353 7 0 1 8
1959 30 1.8 Spokane PCL AAA LAD 135 555 478 76 146 24 1 26 92 2 0 72 98 .305 .393 .523 .916 250 0 0 5
1963 34 7.6 Rochester IL AAA BAL 101 319 261 41 68 17 1 8 37 1 0 58 72 .261 .395 .425 .820 111
13 Seasons 1533 6032 5349 782 1667 293 47 313 854 21 0 648 791 .312 .385 .560 .944 2993 45 5 5 25
Opn (3 seasons) Opn 488 2064 1755 379 580 75 10 148 428 16 285 359 .330 .421 .638 1.058 1119 40 3 1 20
D (1 season) D 122 441 441 121 28 4 12 .274 .274 .438 .712 193
C (1 season) C 116 438 438 148 26 3 29 .338 .338 .610 .947 267
B (3 seasons) B 130 465 465 155 34 6 20 .333 .333 .561 .895 261
AAA (7 seasons) AAA 677 2624 2250 403 663 130 24 104 426 5 0 363 432 .295 .392 .512 .905 1153 5 2 4 5
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1948 19 Rochester IL AAA STL 1B 12 103 96 7 0 7 1.000 8.58
1949 20 Rochester IL AAA STL 1B 139 1195 1100 77 18 129 .985 8.47
1950 21 Rochester IL AAA STL 1B 89 770 697 62 11 67 .986 8.53
1951 22 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA STL 1B 94 872 791 71 10 82 .989 9.17
1951 22 Rochester IL AAA STL 1B 73 721 653 59 9 69 .988 9.75
1951 22 Columbus AA AAA STL 1B 21 151 138 12 1 13 .993 7.14
1952 23 Rochester IL AAA STL 1B 78 688 615 65 8 75 .988 8.72
1955 26 Los Angeles PCL Opn CHC 1B 168 1435 1266 151 18 127 .987 8.43
1956 27 Los Angeles PCL Opn CHC 1B 162 1402 1280 105 17 139 .988 8.55
1957 28 Los Angeles PCL Opn BRO 1B 157 1411 1289 110 12 142 .991 8.91
1959 30 Spokane PCL AAA LAD 1B 133 1304 1178 110 16 112 .988 9.68
1963 34 Rochester IL AAA BAL 1B 80 664 613 43 8 42 .988 8.20
10 Seasons 1112 9844 8925 801 118 922 .988 8.75

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1945 16 Allentown Cardinals Interstate League B STL
1946 17 Salisbury Cardinals Eastern Shore League D STL
1946 17 Allentown Cardinals Interstate League B STL
1947 18 Winston-Salem Cardinals Carolina League C STL
1948 19 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA STL
1948 19 Lynchburg Cardinals Piedmont League B STL
1949 20 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA STL
1949 20 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB STL 1
1950 21 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA STL
1950 21 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB STL 1 1950-04-19 1950-05-02
1951 22 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA STL
1951 22 Columbus Red Birds American Association AAA STL
1951 22 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB STL 1 1951-04-17 1951-05-13
1952 23 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA STL
1952 23 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB STL 1 1952-04-15 1952-05-07
1953 24 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB STL 1 1953-04-14 1953-09-27
1954 25 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB STL 1 1954-04-15 1954-04-29
1954 25 Chicago Cubs National League MLB CHC 2 1954-05-02 1954-09-26
1955 26 Los Angeles Angels Pacific Coast League Opn CHC
1956 27 Los Angeles Angels Pacific Coast League Opn CHC
1957 28 Los Angeles Angels Pacific Coast League Opn BRO
1958 29 Cincinnati Redlegs National League MLB CIN 1 1958-04-15 1958-06-15
1958 29 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB LAD 2 1958-06-19 1958-09-26
1959 30 Spokane Indians Pacific Coast League AAA LAD
1960 31 Detroit Tigers American League MLB DET 1 1960-04-19 1960-10-01
1961 32 Los Angeles Angels American League MLB LAA 1 1961-04-17 1961-10-01
1962 33 Los Angeles Angels American League MLB LAA 1 1962-04-14 1962-08-23
1963 34 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA BAL

Sabr ID: 0cc628d4

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