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John Butler

John Kenneth Butler

Positions: Shortstop, Third Baseman and Second Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 172 lb.

Born: July 13, 1942 in Valdosta, Georgia, US

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 17 -4.2 Selma ALFL D CLE 47 136 30 5 0 5 .221 .368 50
1961 18 -2.6 Dubuque MIDW D CLE 119 446 136 30 4 20 .305 .525 234
1962 19 -3.2 Burlington CARL B CLE 126 469 411 42 93 16 2 4 36 1 48 72 .226 .310 .304 .614 125 3 4 3 5
1963 20 -1.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs A-AA CLE 121 413 2 116 17 2 20 1 0 0 4 3 .281 .477 197
1963 20 -1.4 Grand Forks NORL A CLE 113 393 111 17 2 19 .282 .481 189
1963 20 -3.3 Charleston EL AA CLE 8 24 20 2 5 0 0 1 1 0 0 4 3 .250 .375 .400 .775 8
1964 21 -2.0 Charleston EL AA CLE 79 254 215 23 45 8 2 1 25 2 0 30 32 .209 .304 .279 .583 60 2 1 6
1965 22 -3.7 Portland PCL AAA CLE 85 271 243 27 59 8 3 5 27 0 0 19 45 .243 .299 .362 .661 88 2 3 4
1966 23 -3.1 Portland PCL AAA CLE 114 373 332 30 67 8 2 7 28 0 1 37 75 .202 .282 .301 .583 100 1 1 2
1967 24 -0.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA LAD 76 231 205 23 45 8 1 5 29 0 2 23 29 .220 .297 .341 .638 70 0 2 1
1967 24 0.4 Albuquerque TL AA LAD 58 183 164 22 39 8 1 5 26 0 2 19 22 .238 .317 .390 .707 64
1967 24 -2.6 Spokane PCL AAA LAD 18 48 41 1 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 7 .146 .217 .146 .364 6 0 2 1
1968 25 2.0 Albuquerque TL AA LAD 93 301 278 32 73 10 5 1 23 1 2 23 64 .263 .319 .345 .664 96
1969 26 3.0 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-WRk BOS 52 185 166 21 44 7 1 5 22 2 1 18 31 .265 .335 .410 .745 68 0 0 1
1969 26 4.7 Red Sox FLIS WRk BOS 11 32 28 2 7 2 1 0 3 0 0 4 2 .250 .344 .393 .737 11 0 0 0
1969 26 2.7 Pittsfield EL AA BOS 41 153 138 19 37 5 0 5 19 2 1 14 29 .268 .333 .413 .746 57 0 0 1
1970 27 6.0 Winter Haven FLOR A BOS 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0
11 Seasons 913 3084 2845 200 708 117 22 73 191 6 6 203 351 .249 .299 .382 .681 1088 8 11 17 5
WRk (1 season) WRk 11 32 28 2 7 2 1 0 3 0 0 4 2 .250 .344 .393 .737 11 0 0 0
D (2 seasons) D 166 582 582 166 35 4 25 .285 .285 .488 .773 284
B (1 season) B 126 469 411 42 93 16 2 4 36 1 48 72 .226 .310 .304 .614 125 3 4 3 5
A (2 seasons) A 114 394 393 0 111 17 2 19 0 0 0 1 0 .282 .284 .481 .765 189 0 0 0
AA (5 seasons) AA 279 915 815 98 199 31 8 13 94 5 5 90 150 .244 .318 .350 .668 285 2 1 7
AAA (3 seasons) AAA 217 692 616 58 132 16 5 12 58 0 1 60 127 .214 .284 .315 .599 194 3 6 7
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 lgCS% PO
1961 18 Dubuque MIDW D CLE SS 118 515 178 290 47 .909 3.97
1962 19 Burlington CARL B CLE SS 49 204 73 117 14 31 .931 3.88
1962 19 Burlington CARL B CLE 3B 85 227 68 141 18 17 .921 2.46
1963 20 Grand Forks NORL A CLE SS 60 248 78 149 21 .915 3.78
1964 21 Charleston EL AA CLE SS 41 174 72 89 13 13 .925 3.93
1964 21 Charleston EL AA CLE 3B 27 76 20 53 3 2 .961 2.70
1965 22 Portland PCL AAA CLE SS 22 80 27 51 2 10 .975 3.55
1965 22 Portland PCL AAA CLE 2B 42 209 91 112 6 29 .971 4.83
1966 23 Portland PCL AAA CLE SS 59 276 104 161 11 38 .960 4.49
1966 23 Portland PCL AAA CLE 3B 25 55 13 38 4 1 .927 2.04
1966 23 Portland PCL AAA CLE 2B 19 90 41 44 5 15 .944 4.47
1967 24 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA LAD 2B 17 80 32 45 3 12 .963 4.53
1967 24 Albuquerque TL AA LAD SS 15 62 24 34 4 4 .935 3.87
1967 24 Albuquerque TL AA LAD 3B 32 70 20 45 5 3 .929 2.03
1967 24 Albuquerque TL AA LAD 2B 4 20 7 11 2 4 .900 4.50
1967 24 Spokane PCL AAA LAD 2B 13 60 25 34 1 8 .983 4.54
1968 25 Albuquerque TL AA LAD OF 2 5 2 3 0 0 1.000 2.50
1968 25 Albuquerque TL AA LAD SS 35 173 78 88 7 16 .960 4.74
1968 25 Albuquerque TL AA LAD 3B 21 37 14 23 0 2 1.000 1.76
1968 25 Albuquerque TL AA LAD 2B 20 124 50 73 1 12 .992 6.15
1969 26 2 Teams 2 Lgs WRk-AA BOS 3B 11 24 5 16 3 0 .875 1.91
1969 26 Red Sox FLIS WRk BOS 3B 9 21 4 14 3 0 .857 2.00
1969 26 Pittsfield EL AA BOS SS 39 193 70 113 10 21 .948 4.69
1969 26 Pittsfield EL AA BOS 3B 2 3 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.50
9 Seasons 739 2922 1060 1685 177 226 .939 3.71
SS (9 seasons) SS 438 1925 704 1092 129 133 .933 4.10
3B (6 seasons) 3B 201 489 140 316 33 25 .933 2.27
2B (4 seasons) 2B 98 503 214 274 15 68 .970 4.98
OF (1 season) OF 2 5 2 3 0 0 1.000 2.50
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1970 27 Winter Haven FLOR A BOS 1 of 1 132 61 71 .462
1971 28 Winter Haven FLOR A BOS 1 of 1 137 58 79 .423
1972 29 Winter Haven FLOR A BOS 1 of 1 131 61 70 .466
3 Seasons 400 180 220 .450

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.

Sabr ID: 4625e3f6

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