Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 173 lb.
Born: August 5, 1947 in Detroit, MI
High School: Livonia HS (Livonia, MI) by the Drafted Cincinnati Reds in the 1st round (16th pick) of the 1965 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 2, 1969 (Age 22)
vs. CHC 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): RedSox/Cardinals/Reds/Brewers/Indians/... 1969-1980 Final Game: September 29, 1980 (Age 33)
vs. NYM 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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News -- December 2013
12/28 The Cardboard Examiner: 1975 TOPPS BILL LEE: MY FAVORITE FLAKE.WON 94 GAMES IN BOSTON WHILE LAUGHING AT THE GREEN MONSTER.THE FRONT PAGEBill Lee and the 1975 Topps ... News -- October 2013
10/30 New York Mets Report: Game Six: What World Series History Will Be Made Tonight?: A classic World Series is usually defined as seven games, but it can’t be without a Game 6. As compelling as this World Series ...
10/14 Replacement Level Red Sox Blog: The Best Fenway Comebacks: Fourteen mostly sleepless hours later and the mind still reels. They were DONE and all of a sudden they were not and we spend ...
10/3 Replacement Level Red Sox Blog: Lost Heroes: Some of the game’s biggest stars have shined on the bright stage of the post-season over the years. Even lesser known players ... News -- September 2013
9/6 Tyler's Think Tank: Bombs Away:
The Red Sox played home run derby last night at Fenway Park, going deep eight times to tie a franchise record. David Ortiz ... News -- August 2013
8/5 Replacement Level Red Sox Blog: Game 114 Thread – Red Sox (68-45, 1st) vs. Astros (8/5/13): First Pitch – 8:10PM John Lackey (7-8, 3.23) vs. Brett Oberholtzer (1-0, 3.77) Note: Felix Doubront has now allowed 3 or fewer ...
8/5 Baseball de World: Today in Baseball History – August 5: August 5, 1921 The first baseball game is broadcast over the radio on KDKA of Pittsburgh as announcer Harold Arlin calls the Pirates ...
8/4 Rising Apple: Amazin’ Look Back, 8/4/1973: Cards Top Mets 4-3: The Cardinals beat the Mets at Shea today by the score on 4-3. Jerry Koosman went all the way for New York and took the loss, ... News -- July 2013
7/29 Replacement Level Red Sox Blog: RIP – George Scott: Sad news today as we learned that former first baseman George Scott passed away. “Boomer” as he was affectionately known was ...
7/27 Rising Apple: Amazin’ Look Back: 7/27/1973 – Mets Nip Cards 2-1: Tonight at Busch Stadium, the Mets took on the Cardinals in the final game of their three game set. St. Louis broke through against ...
7/17 The Pesky Pole: Another Wild Win and a Big Trade: The 1975 Red Sox are still struggling but when we win, it is exciting. Below is the log for another wild win but once again our ...
7/15 The Pesky Pole: 1975 Sox Win a Wild One: I was born in the fall of 1974 so the first Red Sox season of my life was 1975. Obviously, I have no memory of this season. My ...
7/4 Replacement Level Red Sox Blog: Game 87 Thread – Red Sox (52-34, 1st) vs. Padres (7/4/13): First Pitch – 7:10PM Allen Webster (0-2, 9.50) vs. Eric Stults (6-6, 3.51) Note: Jonny Gomes has become the first Red Sox player ... News -- June 2013
6/6 Redlegs Review: Best first round draft picks in Reds franchise history:
In honor of the draft taking place this week, I've compiled who I feel to be the best first round draft picks ever made ... News -- March 2013
3/25 60ft6in.com: Reggie Smith, Fred Lynn, and Jackie Bradley Junior: Jackie Bradley Junior and Reggie Smith have many things in common, but also many things different with the Red Sox. Reggie Smith ... News -- February 2013
2/2 Tyler's Think Tank: Best Pitching Season of the 1970s:
Thought long and hard about Ron Guidry's 1978 here, but decided to go with the sheer volume of Lefty's statistics.
Steve ... News -- December 2012
12/30 The Flagrant Fan: A long fondness for Dwight Evans:
Dwight Evans fell off the Hall of Fame ballot in 1999 after three seasons. Only 3.6% of voters thought he was good enough for ...
12/12 The Cardinal Nation Blog: Cardinals number 12s on 12/12/12A look back at some prominent St. Louis Cardinals to have worn the number 12 jersey. ...
12/10 The Pesky Pole: Bernie Carbo Leading Off and on the Trading Block?:
This is a post about a baseball simulation league using Out of the Park Baseball. For more details about the league click ... News -- August 2012
News -- December 2011
12/6 High Heat Stats: Jose Reyes - Almost as good as Dave Revering: Icon SMIThe Miami Marlins overpaid horribly for Jose Reyes. That contract might be even worse than the one the Red Sox gave to ... News -- November 2011
11/29 High Heat Stats: Highest Ratio of On-Base to Batting Average: In a recent thread, reader mcearlgrey asked about the greatest discrepancies between on-base percentage and batting average. Here ...
11/22 The Captain's Blog: After the Fall: How Do Young Closers Respond to Blown Saves in October?: The Texas Rangers made a surprise move by agreeing to terms with Joe Nathan on a two-year deal worth $15 million in guaranteed ... News -- October 2011
10/28 PaulLebowitz.com: 2011 Feels More 1975 Than 1986 And The Rangers Will Win: Two of the most dramatic game sixes in World Series history happened in 1975 and 1986. Last night, 2011 joined those two great ...
10/21 The Captain's Blog: Déjà Vu All Over Again; Craig’s Pinch Hitting Heroics Make Double Impact: Allen Craig, who spent most of the season being a utility-type bench player, has become a central figure in the 2011 World Series. ...
10/9 B-R Blog: All-time Cardinals/Brewers team: In honor of the rematch of the 1982 World Series that will occur in the 2011 NLCS, here is a stab at the all-time team of players ... News -- September 2010
9/2 B-R Blog: The 20 biggest post-season pinch-hitting appearances: Here are the top 20 best performances by a player entering a post-season game as a pinch-hitter, ranked by Win Probability Added:
Pos. ... News -- April 2010
4/22 B-R Blog: Great Pinch Hitters Since 1961: Got this list fooling around with B-R.com PI late last night...great pinch hitters in baseball since 1961...