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Don Buford

Don Alvin Buford

Positions: Outfielder and Third Baseman
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 7", Weight: 160 lb.

Born: February 2, 1937 in Linden, Texas, US
High School: Susan Miller Dorsey HS (Los Angeles, CA)
Schools: Los Angeles City College (Los Angeles, CA), University of Southern California (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
1960 23 0.1 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AAA CHW 138 575 474 89 136 22 8 7 58 39 0 94 88 .287 .408 .411 .820 195 4 2 1 4
1960 23 0.6 Lincoln IIIL B CHW 120 531 433 83 125 21 8 7 53 36 91 82 .289 .416 .423 .839 183 4 2 1 4
1960 23 -4.9 San Diego PCL AAA CHW 18 44 41 6 11 1 0 0 5 3 0 3 6 .268 .318 .293 .611 12
1961 24 0.0 Charleston SALL A CHW 132 574 496 76 117 18 7 7 27 19 78 100 .236 .340 .343 .682 170
1962 25 1.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AAA CHW 123 547 445 102 138 23 5 6 44 19 97 54 .310 .432 .425 .857 189 0 3 2 8
1962 25 1.7 Savannah/Lynchburg SALL A CHW 111 512 418 100 135 22 5 6 43 18 91 45 .323 .443 .443 .886 185 0 2 1 6
1962 25 -1.6 Indianapolis AA AAA CHW 12 35 27 2 3 1 0 0 1 1 6 9 .111 .265 .148 .413 4 0 1 1 2
1963 26 -0.4 Indianapolis IL AAA CHW 152 680 613 114 206 41 3 9 53 42 24 67 81 .336 .401 .457 .858 280
4 Seasons 545 2376 2028 381 597 104 23 29 182 119 24 336 323 .294 .395 .411 .806 834 4 5 3 12
B (1 season) B 120 531 433 83 125 21 8 7 53 36 91 82 .289 .416 .423 .839 183 4 2 1 4
A (2 seasons) A 243 1086 914 176 252 40 12 13 70 37 169 145 .276 .388 .388 .777 355 0 2 1 6
AAA (3 seasons) AAA 182 759 681 122 220 43 3 9 59 46 24 76 96 .323 .391 .435 .825 296 0 1 1 2
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1962 25 2.0 Savannah/Lynchburg SALL A CHW 0 0 27.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 4 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.000 36.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
1 Season 0 0 27.00 1 0 0 0 1.0 4 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.000 36.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
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
1960 23 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AAA CHW OF 129 285 259 11 15 1 .947 2.09
1960 23 Lincoln IIIL B CHW OF 115 262 241 9 12 1 .954 2.17
1960 23 San Diego PCL AAA CHW OF 14 23 18 2 3 0 .870 1.43
1961 24 Charleston SALL A CHW OF 132 310 284 19 7 1 .977 2.30
1962 25 Savannah/Lynchburg SALL A CHW OF 67 137 124 12 1 5 .993 2.03
1962 25 Savannah/Lynchburg SALL A CHW 3B 43 131 47 67 17 6 .870 2.65
1962 25 Savannah/Lynchburg SALL A CHW P 1 0.00
1963 26 Indianapolis IL AAA CHW 3B 143 424 113 293 18 27 .958 2.84
4 Seasons 515 1287 827 402 58 40 .955 2.39
OF (3 seasons) OF 328 732 667 42 23 7 .969 2.16
3B (2 seasons) 3B 186 555 160 360 35 33 .937 2.80
P (1 season) P 1 0.00
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
2003 66 Bluefield APPY Rk BAL 1 of 1 63 23 40 .365
2004 67 Aberdeen NYPL A- BAL 1 of 1 75 35 40 .467
2006 69 Daytona FLOR A+ CHC 1 of 2 137 71 66 .518
3 Seasons 275 129 146 .469

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Teams Played For

Sabr ID: b047570e

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