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Buddy Hicks

Clarence Walter Hicks

Positions: Shortstop and Third Baseman
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 170 lb.

Born: February 15, 1927 in Belvedere, California, 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
1944 17 -6.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs B BRO 75 264 69 10 4 2 .261 .352 93
1944 17 -7.1 Newport News PIED B BRO 53 185 51 10 3 2 .276 .395 73
1944 17 -6.5 Trenton ISLG B BRO 22 79 18 0 1 0 .228 .253 20
1947 20 -5.1 Spokane WINT B BRO 147 578 193 29 13 5 .334 .455 263
1948 21 -7.5 St. Paul AA AAA BRO 137 623 534 91 158 26 5 5 61 10 71 51 .296 .380 .391 .771 209 1 17
1949 22 -5.6 St. Paul AA AAA BRO 151 652 530 84 142 23 1 4 62 5 112 57 .268 .398 .338 .736 179 12 3 7
1950 23 -7.4 Hollywood PCL AAA BRO 149 586 507 74 121 19 1 7 48 4 67 66 .239 .330 .321 .651 163 2 10
1951 24 -2.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA BSN,PHI 100 335 18 87 12 1 6 11 1 22 10 .260 .355 119 0 2
1951 24 -2.1 Atlanta SOUA AA BSN 59 205 58 10 0 3 .283 .376 77
1951 24 -4.1 Baltimore IL AAA PHI 41 154 130 18 29 2 1 3 11 1 22 10 .223 .336 .323 .659 42 0 2
1952 25 -1.6 Atlanta SOUA AA BSN 144 525 131 26 5 5 .250 .347 182
1953 26 -2.3 Buffalo IL AAA DET 147 638 562 92 166 39 5 5 56 6 69 52 .295 .372 .409 .782 230 0 7
1954 27 -1.6 Buffalo IL AAA DET 119 518 434 73 119 24 1 2 44 9 67 41 .274 .370 .348 .718 151 0 15 2
1955 28 -0.3 Buffalo IL AAA DET 148 607 539 71 145 20 1 4 44 9 54 44 .269 .338 .332 .670 179 3 9 2
1956 29 2.1 Charleston AA AAA DET 34 144 122 19 32 5 2 5 9 1 19 11 .262 .371 .459 .830 56 2 2 1 0
1957 30 2.6 Charleston AA AAA DET 137 558 508 56 128 29 6 6 43 5 41 32 .252 .310 .368 .678 187 2 6 1 4
1958 31 3.8 Charleston AA AAA DET 108 340 282 26 65 12 0 3 30 2 53 26 .230 .350 .305 .655 86 0 3 2 11
1959 32 4.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA DET,PHI 88 229 198 21 52 8 1 0 24 0 29 17 .263 .357 .313 .670 62 0 2 0 3
1959 32 4.4 Charleston AA AAA DET 72 190 163 18 43 6 1 0 19 0 25 12 .264 .362 .313 .675 51 0 2 0 3
1959 32 4.0 Buffalo IL AAA PHI 16 39 35 3 9 2 0 0 5 0 4 5 .257 .333 .314 .648 11 0 0 0 0
1960 33 9.4 Yakima NORW B MLN 69 161 48 9 2 1 .298 .398 64
1961 34 11.1 Yakima NORW B MLN 88 235 69 18 2 3 .294 .426 100
1962 35 12.3 Yakima NORW B MLN 13 13 13 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .154 .154 .308 .462 4 0 0 0
17 Seasons 1854 7030 6327 626 1727 309 51 63 432 52 0 604 410 .273 .337 .368 .705 2327 14 13 79 7 18
B (5 seasons) B 392 1251 1251 1 381 66 22 11 0 0 0 0 3 .305 .305 .419 .723 524 0 0 0
AA (2 seasons) AA 203 730 730 189 36 5 8 .259 .259 .355 .614 259
AAA (11 seasons) AAA 1259 5049 4346 625 1157 207 24 44 432 52 604 407 .266 .357 .355 .712 1544 14 13 79 7 18
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
1960 33 10.1 Yakima NORW B MLN 0 0 0.00 1 0 3.0 3 1 0 0 1 1.333 9.0 0.0 3.0
1961 34 12.1 Yakima NORW B MLN 0 2 .000 7
1962 35 13.1 Yakima NORW B MLN 0 0 2.57 3 0 0 0 7.0 12 7 2 0 3 0 4 0 0 0 2.143 15.4 0.0 3.9 5.1 1.33
3 Seasons 0 2 .000 1.80 11 0 0 0 10.0 15 8 2 0 4 0 4 0 0 0 1.900 13.5 0.0 3.6 3.6 1.00
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
1948 21 St. Paul AA AAA BRO SS 126 623 233 353 37 70 .941 4.65
1949 22 St. Paul AA AAA BRO SS 149 801 305 457 39 138 .951 5.11
1950 23 Hollywood PCL AAA BRO SS 137 600 255 317 28 59 .953 4.18
1950 23 Hollywood PCL AAA BRO 1B 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
1951 24 Baltimore IL AAA PHI SS 28 131 45 82 4 14 .969 4.54
1953 26 Buffalo IL AAA DET SS 147 753 270 454 29 92 .961 4.93
1954 27 Buffalo IL AAA DET SS 114 582 211 349 22 60 .962 4.91
1955 28 Buffalo IL AAA DET SS 147 669 243 397 29 77 .957 4.35
1956 29 Charleston AA AAA DET SS 33 150 51 96 3 13 .980 4.45
1957 30 Charleston AA AAA DET SS 76 378 131 227 20 49 .947 4.71
1957 30 Charleston AA AAA DET 3B 24 66 21 40 5 8 .924 2.54
1957 30 Charleston AA AAA DET 1B 22 217 204 13 0 20 1.000 9.86
1958 31 Charleston AA AAA DET SS 10 54 21 31 2 4 .963 5.20
1958 31 Charleston AA AAA DET 3B 65 174 61 103 10 12 .943 2.52
1959 32 Charleston AA AAA DET SS 28 129 45 78 6 9 .953 4.39
1959 32 Charleston AA AAA DET 2B 11 43 16 25 2 5 .953 3.73
1959 32 Buffalo IL AAA PHI 3B 13 27 4 21 2 0 .926 1.92
1961 34 Yakima NORW B MLN 3B 47 118 38 76 4 .966 2.43
1962 35 Yakima NORW B MLN P 3 0.00
13 Seasons 1181 5516 2155 3119 242 630 .956 4.47
SS (11 seasons) SS 995 4870 1810 2841 219 585 .955 4.67
3B (4 seasons) 3B 149 385 124 240 21 20 .945 2.44
1B (2 seasons) 1B 23 218 205 13 0 20 1.000 9.48
P (1 season) P 3 0.00
2B (1 season) 2B 11 43 16 25 2 5 .953 3.73
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1960 33 Yakima NORW B MLN 1 of 1 142 85 57 .599
1961 34 Yakima NORW B MLN 1 of 1 139 79 60 .568
1962 35 Yakima NORW B MLN 1 of 1 143 69 71 .493
1963 36 Yakima NORW A MLN 1 of 1 140 84 56 .600
1964 37 Austin TL AA MLN 1 of 1 140 63 77 .450
1965 38 Austin TL AA MLN 1 of 1 140 70 70 .500
1966 39 West Palm Beach FLOR A ATL 1 of 1 134 45 89 .336
1967 40 Lexington WCRS A ATL 1 of 1 118 55 63 .466
1968 41 Senators FLIL WRk WSA 1 of 1 43 20 23 .465
1968 41 Savannah SOUL AA WSA 1 of 3 136 57 79 .419
1969 42 Burlington CARL A WSA 1 of 1 142 71 71 .500
10 Seasons 1417 698 716 .494
A (4 seasons) 534 255 279 .478
AA (3 seasons) 416 190 226 .457
B (3 seasons) 424 233 188 .553
WRk (1 season) 43 20 23 .465

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: 0a2e7371

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