Otis Bernard Gilkey
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 170 lb.
Born: September 24, 1966 in St. Louis, MO
High School: University City HS (University City, MO) by the Signed St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent in 1984.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 4, 1990 (Age 23.345)
vs. NYM 4 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Exceeded rookie limits during 1991 season Rookie Status: [*]
Teams (by GP): Cardinals/Mets/Diamondbacks/Braves/RedSox 1990-2001 Agents: Bob Gilhooley,Jim Bronner [*] Final Game: October 7, 2001 (Age 35.013)
vs. FLA 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- April 2014
4/25 Faith & Fear in Flushing: Which Way the Wind Blows: I missed being in the house for Weather Education Day Thursday afternoon, but I recognized its sound over the air after inadvertently ...
4/24 The Cardinal Nation Blog: Cardinals RBI leaders on pace for just 81In just four of the last 45 years did the St. Louis Cardinals’ team RBI leaders through 22 games have fewer than in 2014. ...
4/23 The Cardinal Nation Blog: Guess who is leading the Cardinals in hitting?: Who would have guessed that after three weeks, big first baseman Matt Adams would be leading the St. Louis Cardinals in batting ... News -- March 2014
3/21 Cards Conclave: ’14 FLC Tournament: Champions Region Round 2, Day 2: Round 2 Day 1 is now in the books and we’ll see those winners on Monday when the Sweet 16 gets started. Now we look at ...
3/19 Cards Conclave: ’14 FLC Tournament Day 2: Champions Region: The first day is now in the books and players can start looking forward to their second-round matchup. There’s still plenty ...
3/8 Mets Merized: Amazin’ Trades of the Past: Bobby Ojeda: Continuing this series of posts on the best trades the Mets ever made, if Bernard Gilkey was the only hitter to have a career ... News -- February 2014
2/8 The Greatest 21 Days: Bernard Gilkey, In The Lineup - 415: Originally published Jan. 5, 2011Bernard Gilkey had refused a trade from the Diamondbacks to the Pirates and talk was Arizona ... News -- January 2014
1/30 Mets Merized: Around the Diamond – Left Field: As we continue our Mets Around the Diamond feature, we now come to Left Field. During the Mets’ 52 year history, there have ...
1/28 i70baseball.com: Connecting With The Cardinals: Brian Jordan Interview: I-70's one-on-one interview with former Cardinal outfielder Brian Jordan. He discusses his St. Louis career, baseball's cultural ... News -- November 2013
11/29 Catcher Interference: The Terry Francona You Don’t Know: First off congrats to Terry Francona for taking home the 2013 AL Manager of the Year award. Coming into the season with a rotation ...
11/20 Catcher Interference: The Terry Francona You Don’t Know: First off congrats to Terry Francona for taking home the 2013 AL Manager of the Year award. Coming into the season with a rotation ... News -- July 2013
7/30 James Smyth Broadcast: RIP Frank Castillo: Yesterday was a sad day in baseball as we learned that not only had eight-time Gold Glove first baseman George Scott passed away, ... News -- March 2013
3/11 Rising Apple: Glory Days: John Olerud: When Jose Reyes won the Mets’ first batting title in franchise history in 2011, he did so with a .337 batting average. While ... News -- January 2013
1/11 Blogging Mets: THE Rankings: Top 5 Mets Left Fielders: The Mets position rankings move to the outfield, starting with left field. I know you are all shocked, but Jason Bay just missed ... News -- December 2012
12/14 WasWatching: The Greatest Fielding LF Of All-Time Is…: First, start with this list - Rk Player Rfield From To Age G 1 Barry Bonds 175 1986 2007 21-42 2986 2 Luis Gonzalez 88 1990 2008 ... News -- November 2012
11/23 Rising Apple: Rising Apple Off-Season Player of the Week: Bernard Gilkey: Each week during the off-season, I will be selecting a random, former Met to highlight. This will be taking place of our usual ... News -- October 2012
10/24 Mets360.com: Mets Card of the Week: 1997 Bernard Gilkey: 1997 TOPPS PRO SHOOTERS MARBLES BERNARD GILKEY Back in the late ’90s when New York was still my home, I used to haunt the ... News -- May 2012
5/30 NY Baseball Digest: Depth and Opportunity: The Mets have no depth on their 40-man roster. You’ve heard that since the offseason. I preached it here consistently during ...
5/24 High Heat Stats: The Mount Rushmore of the New York Mets: Let’s move back to 1962 and start off with the New York Mets. This is going to be pretty interesting, I think. Before you ... News -- April 2012
4/4 NY Baseball Digest: Bobby V on ESPN 1050 Each Week, What Do You Think?: In an interesting turn of media events, Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine has signed up for a weekly segment with Michael Kay ... News -- December 2011
12/24 High Heat Stats: The best and worst value among batters in 1998 using $WAR: Matt Stairs, one of the most productivebatters of 1998 / Icon SMIHere are the players who produced the most and least value ... News -- August 2011
8/22 B-R Blog: Melky Cabrera and players who bloom at age 26: Melky Cabrera is having a career year for the Royals. After looking "on the cusp" for several season with the Yankees and Braves, ... News -- July 2011
7/3 The Greatest 21 Days: Cooperstown Cards: Certain Pitch: The Milwaukee Brewers successfully made a four-run comeback against the Yankees in April 1986 and the Brewer knocking in the winning ... News -- June 2011
6/29 NY Baseball Digest: Shades of 1997 With This Mets Team: Going into the spring of 1997 the Mets were not highly regarded. The up and coming trio of Generation K was injured, the front ...
6/28 NY Baseball Digest: Where Does Reyes Season Stand in Mets History?: To date, has Jose Reyes had the best overall season in Mets history? Hard to compare him with pitchers; besides, no one will ...
6/7 B-R Blog: “Roll Projector!” Is Jose Reyes on an Historic Pace?: [Pardon the repetition. This is an expansion on an earlier theme.] Here are some stats for Jose Reyes through the Mets' first ... News -- May 2011
5/21 NY Baseball Digest: ’97 Subway Series Still the Best: Hours after I did my annual “the Subway Series has jumped the shark” rant, R.A. **** Justin Turner, and the Mets bullpen ... News -- February 2011
2/19 NY Baseball Digest: Gary Sheffield, New York, and the Hall of Fame: Another star of the nineties/turn of the century retired this week when Gary Sheffield announced he is officially calling it quits. ... News -- August 2010
8/2 MLBTradeRumors: Remembering The 1998 Trade Deadline: Ah, 1998. McGwire and Sosa chased Maris. The Seinfeld finale disappointed 76 million viewers. And Titanic won the Oscar ... News -- June 2010
6/28 NY Baseball Digest: Vote: NYBD Mets Strat-O-Matic All Star LF: Kevin McReynolds Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ 1988 28 147 600 552 82 159 30 2 27 99 21 0 ...