James Elmer Gantner
Positions: Second Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 180 lb.
Born: January 5, 1953 in Fond du Lac, WI
School: University of Wisconsin at Oshkosh (Oshkosh, WI) by the Drafted Milwaukee Brewers in the 12th round of the 1974 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 3, 1976 (Age 23)
vs. DET 4 AB, 2 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Team: Brewers 1976-1992 Agents: Ron Simon [*] Final Game: October 3, 1992 (Age 39)
vs. OAK 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- August 2013
8/29 Hot Corner Harbor: Retired Numbers Series: Milwaukee Brewers: Following the departure of the Braves in 1965, Milwaukee managed to draw in the Seattle Pilots a year after the latter were a ... News -- June 2013
6/13 WasWatching: Most Sac Bunts In A.L. Since 1973: Here is the leaderboard: Rk Player SH From To Age G PA BA OBP SLG 1 Omar Vizquel 202 1989 2012 22-45 2426 9828 .273 .338 .355 ... News -- August 2012
8/14 Reviewing the Brew: Best Milwaukee Lefties: Today is Left-Handers day, a special day to celebrate those of us who suffer long and hard under the rule of right-handers. So, ... News -- May 2012
5/31 Bus League Baseball: The Bizarro Hall of Fame: The Class of 2009: The Bizarro Hall of Fame was a series I ran on my old blog, One More Dying Quail, in 2007. It consists of players who appeared ...
5/21 High Heat Stats: The Mount Rushmore of the Milwaukee Brewers: We turn our attention to another of the 1969 expansion teams, although this one was known as the Seattle Pilots back then. For ... News -- March 2012
3/20 High Heat Stats: All-time HR leaders by team among single-franchise players (prepare to be amazed!): I started tweeting some of this last night and realized it would make a pretty awesome post. Among players who played their entire ... News -- October 2011
10/16 i70baseball.com: A Look Back: 1982 – Game SixThe series returns to St. Louis with the Cardinals needing to win both games in order to capture the championship. ...
10/13 i70baseball.com: A Look Back: 1982 – Game FourThe Brewers look to even the series on their home turf. Game four of the 1982 World Series is detailed here. ...
10/13 i70baseball.com: A Look Back: 1982 – Game ThreeThe two teams face off in Game Three tied at a game a piece. ... News -- June 2011
6/13 B-R Blog: Active players who have played for just one franchise: Check out the top 25 active players for most PAs with just one team in the majors: Rk Player PA From To Age G Pos Tm 1 Derek Jeter ... News -- September 2010
9/21 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: Is Casey Blake Done?: For a guy who had only 49 MLB games and 2 homers entering his age-29 season, Casey Blake has managed to carve out quite the nice ...