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Johnny Bucha

John George Bucha

Position: Catcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 190 lb.

Born: January 22, 1925 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, US
Died: April 28, 1996 in Bethlehem, 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
1943 18 -7.1 Allentown ISLG B STL 26 78 18 3 1 1 .231 .333 26
1944 19 -4.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA STL 103 333 0 112 15 6 16 0 0 .336 .562 187
1944 19 -4.5 Allentown ISLG B STL 101 331 112 15 6 16 .338 .565 187
1944 19 -9.3 Columbus AA AA STL 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1945 20 -8.2 Columbus AA AA STL 119 447 396 54 130 17 5 3 47 4 40 38 .328 .391 .419 .810 166 7 1 10
1946 21 -5.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA STL 46 115 100 8 21 2 1 0 11 1 0 12 14 .210 .301 .250 .551 25 6 1 2
1946 21 -5.6 Rochester IL AAA STL 40 105 90 6 19 2 1 0 11 0 0 12 14 .211 .311 .256 .566 23 6 1 2
1946 21 -7.7 Columbus AA AAA STL 6 10 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 2
1947 22 -2.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs A STL 91 301 100 22 7 7 .332 .522 157
1947 22 -2.2 Omaha WL A STL 73 241 87 21 4 7 .361 .568 137
1947 22 -3.0 Columbus SALL A STL 18 60 13 1 3 0 .217 .333 20
1948 23 -3.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA STL 86 221 20 61 7 3 3 24 1 23 20 .276 .376 83 0 3
1948 23 -3.4 Houston TL AA STL 32 89 21 1 2 1 .236 .326 29
1948 23 -3.8 Rochester IL AAA STL 54 158 132 20 40 6 1 2 24 1 23 20 .303 .406 .409 .816 54 0 3
1949 24 -3.7 Rochester IL AAA STL 114 398 329 47 95 19 3 8 47 2 61 34 .289 .402 .438 .839 144 1 7
1951 26 -2.1 Rochester IL AAA STL 110 397 349 39 91 17 4 3 45 1 40 25 .261 .340 .358 .698 125 2 6
1952 27 -1.2 Rochester IL AAA STL 144 571 500 75 142 25 8 6 72 4 63 47 .284 .369 .402 .771 201 4 4
1954 29 2.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA BRO,DET 104 388 347 63 115 18 4 16 58 3 35 32 .331 .395 .545 .939 189 4 2 3 1
1954 29 2.8 St. Paul AA AAA BRO 74 278 256 48 90 15 3 14 43 2 20 28 .352 .401 .598 .998 153 4 1 1 0
1954 29 0.4 Buffalo IL AAA DET 30 110 91 15 25 3 1 2 15 1 15 4 .275 .380 .396 .775 36 1 2 1
1955 30 1.7 Montreal IL AAA BRO 84 309 280 33 66 16 0 6 37 2 24 22 .236 .293 .357 .650 100 0 2 3
1956 31 4.0 St. Paul AA AAA BRO 109 382 338 50 96 17 1 13 57 1 35 32 .284 .346 .456 .802 154 11 1 1 7
1957 32 3.7 Miami IL AAA PHI 79 267 243 26 67 6 1 6 26 0 21 26 .276 .332 .383 .715 93 0 2 1
1958 33 4.7 Miami IL AAA PHI 95 283 251 18 70 13 1 7 34 0 25 22 .279 .345 .422 .768 106 2 2 3 3
1959 34 6.0 Miami IL AAA BAL 101 361 331 25 85 15 1 1 32 0 22 24 .257 .308 .317 .625 105 3 4 1 5
1960 35 7.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA CHW,BAL 5 4 3 2 0 0 .750 1.250 5
1960 35 7.1 San Diego PCL AAA CHW 4 3 3 2 0 0 1.000 1.667 5
1960 35 7.4 Miami IL AAA BAL 1 1 0 .000
16 Seasons 1416 4881 4401 458 1272 214 46 96 490 19 0 401 336 .289 .350 .424 .774 1866 28 17 46 16 8
B (2 seasons) B 127 409 409 130 18 7 17 .318 .318 .521 .839 213
A (1 season) A 91 301 301 100 22 7 7 .332 .332 .522 .854 157
AA (3 seasons) AA 153 538 487 54 151 18 7 4 47 4 40 38 .310 .364 .400 .764 195 7 1 10
AAA (12 seasons) AAA 1045 3633 3204 404 891 156 25 68 443 15 0 361 298 .278 .353 .406 .759 1301 21 16 36 16 8
A 7890 (underlined) 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 PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1943 18 Allentown ISLG B STL C 19 75 57 15 3 .960 3.79
1945 20 Columbus AA AA STL C 107 585 481 76 28 12 .952 5.21 12
1946 21 Rochester IL AAA STL C 34 108 83 18 7 2 .935 2.97 7 16 5 24%
1948 23 Rochester IL AAA STL C 50 217 201 15 1 4 .995 4.32 7
1949 24 Rochester IL AAA STL C 104 586 519 54 13 7 .978 5.51 9
1951 26 Rochester IL AAA STL C 100 487 436 44 7 4 .986 4.80 6
1952 27 Rochester IL AAA STL C 142 675 599 59 17 12 .975 4.63 15
1954 29 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA BRO,DET C 95 553 510 36 7 6 .987 5.75 4
1954 29 St. Paul AA AAA BRO C 68 402 370 27 5 6 .988 5.84 4
1954 29 Buffalo IL AAA DET C 27 151 140 9 2 0 .987 5.52 0
1955 30 Montreal IL AAA BRO C 81 422 379 37 6 7 .986 5.14 3
1956 31 St. Paul AA AAA BRO C 91 522 462 53 7 11 .987 5.66 16
1957 32 Miami IL AAA PHI C 70 416 369 40 7 9 .983 5.84 7
1958 33 Miami IL AAA PHI C 72 396 350 34 12 8 .970 5.33 4
1959 34 Miami IL AAA BAL C 92 557 484 66 7 5 .987 5.98 18
13 Seasons 1057 5599 4930 547 122 87 .978 5.18 108 16 5 24%
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: 638b1d16

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