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Paul Blair

Paul L. D. Blair (Motormouth)

Positions: Outfielder and Shortstop
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 168 lb.

Born: February 1, 1944 in Cushing, Oklahoma, US
Died: December 26, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland, US
High School: Manual Arts HS (Los Angeles , CA)

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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
1962 18 -3.5 Santa Barbara CALL C NYM 122 485 417 69 95 11 3 17 63 9 5 54 147 .228 .317 .391 .708 163 3 6 5
1963 19 -2.4 Stockton CALL A BAL 139 618 540 126 175 30 10 16 77 60 9 69 81 .324 .400 .506 .906 273 2 3 4
1964 20 -3.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA BAL 131 537 484 87 138 19 12 7 57 37 12 41 73 .285 .341 .417 .758 202 3 3 6
1964 20 -3.0 Elmira EL AA BAL 108 463 415 81 129 18 11 5 52 34 11 37 60 .311 .367 .443 .811 184 3 3 5
1964 20 -6.5 Rochester IL AAA BAL 23 74 69 6 9 1 1 2 5 3 1 4 13 .130 .176 .261 .437 18 0 0 1
1965 21 -4.9 Rochester IL AAA BAL 37 159 143 17 47 6 5 4 21 6 2 12 20 .329 .386 .524 .911 75 2 1 1
4 Seasons 429 1799 1584 299 455 66 30 44 218 112 28 176 321 .287 .359 .450 .809 713 10 13 16
C (1 season) C 122 485 417 69 95 11 3 17 63 9 5 54 147 .228 .317 .391 .708 163 3 6 5
A (1 season) A 139 618 540 126 175 30 10 16 77 60 9 69 81 .324 .400 .506 .906 273 2 3 4
AA (1 season) AA 108 463 415 81 129 18 11 5 52 34 11 37 60 .311 .367 .443 .811 184 3 3 5
AAA (2 seasons) AAA 60 233 212 23 56 7 6 6 26 9 3 16 33 .264 .319 .439 .758 93 2 1 2

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1962 18 Santa Barbara CALL C NYM OF 114 215 187 20 8 7 .963 1.82
1963 19 Stockton CALL A BAL OF 113 239 218 13 8 1 .967 2.04
1963 19 Stockton CALL A BAL SS 17 62 24 33 5 9 .919 3.35
1963 19 Stockton CALL A BAL 3B 10 27 3 22 2 0 .926 2.50
1964 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA BAL OF 128 300 282 12 6 1 .980 2.30
1964 20 Elmira EL AA BAL OF 105 262 247 10 5 1 .981 2.45
1964 20 Rochester IL AAA BAL OF 23 38 35 2 1 0 .974 1.61
1965 21 Rochester IL AAA BAL OF 37 86 81 2 3 0 .965 2.24
4 Seasons 419 929 795 102 32 18 .966 2.14
OF (4 seasons) OF 392 840 768 47 25 9 .970 2.08
SS (1 season) SS 17 62 24 33 5 9 .919 3.35
3B (1 season) 3B 10 27 3 22 2 0 .926 2.50

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1962 18 Santa Barbara Rancheros California League C NYM
1963 19 Stockton Ports California League A BAL
1964 20 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA BAL
1964 20 Elmira Pioneers Eastern League AA BAL
1964 20 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1964-09-09 1964-10-02
1965 21 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA BAL
1965 21 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1965-04-13 1965-10-03
1966 22 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1966-04-12 1966-10-02
1967 23 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1967-04-11 1967-10-01
1968 24 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1968-04-10 1968-09-27
1969 25 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1969-04-08 1969-10-01
1970 26 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1970-04-07 1970-10-01
1971 27 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1971-04-07 1971-09-29
1972 28 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1972-04-16 1972-10-03
1973 29 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1973-04-06 1973-09-28
1974 30 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1974-04-05 1974-10-01
1975 31 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1975-04-10 1975-09-28
1976 32 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1976-04-09 1976-10-03
1977 33 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1 1977-04-11 1977-10-01
1978 34 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1 1978-04-12 1978-10-02
1979 35 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1 1979-04-05 1979-04-10
1979 35 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 2 1979-05-08 1979-09-30
1980 36 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 1 1980-06-01 1980-06-20

Sabr ID: f7f74810

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