James William Maloney
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 190 lb.
Born: June 2, 1940 in Fresno, CA
High School: Fresno HS (Fresno, CA) Schools: Fresno City College (Fresno, CA), University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA) by the Signed Cincinnati Redlegs as an amateur free agent in 1959.
( All Transactions) Debut: July 27, 1960 (Age 20)
vs. LAD 7.0 IP, 6 H, 5 SO, 2 BB, 1 ER, L Teams (by GP): Reds/Angels 1960-1971 Final Game: September 21, 1971 (Age 31)
vs. KCR 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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News -- February 2014
2/19 Call to the Pen: Cincinnati Reds and Homer Bailey have a deal
Tomorrow was to be the arbitration hearing for the Cincinnati Reds and ... News -- January 2014
1/17 Redlegs Review: Matt Snyder creates Reds 'all-time single-season' team: For those of who you missed it, Matt Snyder of CBS Sports recently put together an excellent piece highlighting the best individual ... News -- November 2013
11/18 The Writer's Journey: Jim Maloney’s first no-hitter: In case you missed it, the final three innings of Jim Maloney‘s 1965 no-hitter against the Chicago Cubs surfaced on YouTube ...
11/18 The Cardboard Examiner: PURSUE THE PENNANTS: #530 JIM MALONEY: BIG JIM WAS ARMED, DESPITE APPEARANCES.CAREER YEAR IN '65: 20-9, 2.54 ERA, 244 K's. WHO'S THE HERO?Jim Maloney doesn't ...
11/8 elysianfielders.com: The 2013 Giants Tied a San Francisco-Era Record: Did anyone notice this past season that the Giants gave up a lot of home runs to pitchers? There are some seasons in which the ... News -- October 2013
10/4 Redlegs Review: Random facts and stats from the Reds season:
Baseball, more than any other sport, is a game of numbers and a 162-game schedule is primed to produce a whole lot of them. ... News -- September 2013
9/26 Blog Red Machine: Cincinnati Reds All-Swag Team: Brandon Phillips announced his All-Swag team on Thursday following a long conversation with Fox Sports reporter Jon Morosi about ...
9/1 El Maquino: LANCE LYNN MAKES NO SENSE: > Usually when I write columns for this site, it’s after spending a considerable amount of time trying to figure something ... News -- August 2013
8/28 Billy-Ball.com: The 50 Years Ago Today Report: Nine to Know On August 28, 1963: The AL first-place Yankees (86-56) defeated the seventh-place Boston Red Sox (62-70), 4-1, as ...
8/2 WasWatching: Larry Jackson: From 1957 through 1968, you could make a case that he was the top six pitchers in all of baseball: Rk Player WAR From To Age G ... News -- July 2013
7/24 James Smyth Broadcast: No-Hitting and One-Hitting the Same Team: Angels righty Jered Weaver no-hit the Minnesota Twins on May 2, 2012. A little over a year later, the Twins were back in Anaheim ...
7/13 mlbreports.com: Sweet Sixteen: The No – Hitter History Of The Cincinnati Reds: Like us on Facebook here Saturday July 13th, 2013 By Matt Steinmann ( MLB Reports Reds Correspondent) The no-hitter is a very ...
7/12 The Writer's Journey: Jim Maloney and Johnny Edwards at the Reds Hall of Fame: Reds Hall of Famer Jim Maloney and former All-Star catcher Johnny Edwards signed autographs for fans at the Reds Hall of Fame ...
7/6 The Writer's Journey: Jim Maloney and Johnny Edwards at the Reds Hall of Fame: Reds Hall of Famer Jim Maloney and former All-Star catcher Johnny Edwards signed autographs for fans at the Reds Hall of Fame ...
7/4 The Writer's Journey: Maloney and Edwards at the Reds Hall of Fame this weekend!: Gold Glove catcher Johnny Edwards and Reds Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Maloney are scheduled to appear at the Reds Hall of Fame this ...
7/3 Call to the Pen: Offering Perspective on Homer Bailey’s Second No-Hitter: When you talk no-hitters in Cincinnati comparisons always come down to the incomparable. In 1938, Johnny Vander Meer became the ...
7/3 The Writer's Journey: Congratulations, Homer Bailey!: Joining Nolan Ryan as the only other pitcher to throw the last no-hitter of one season and the first no-hitter of the next, Homer ...
7/3 WasWatching: 2+ Career No-Hitters: Welcome to the club, Homer. Rk Player #Matching 1 Nolan Ryan 7 Ind. Games 2 Sandy Koufax 4 Ind. Games 3 Bob Feller 3 Ind. Games ...
7/3 Baseball News Source: Cincinnati Reds Homer Bailey No-Hits San Francisco Giants: Cincinnati Reds right-hander Homer Bailey threw his second no-hitter in the past 10 months and the first in the major leagues ... News -- June 2013
6/19 Mets Merized: Where Does Wheeler Rank Among Best Mets Pitching Debuts?: Mark Simon of ESPN New York had a great post on Sunday in which he ranked the Top 11 memorable Mets debuts over the team’s ...
6/15 Baseball Analytics: Sale on his Game, Still Gets the Loss: There are tough losses, and then there's what White Sox starter Chris Sale suffered Friday night against the Houston Astros. ...
6/2 Beyond the Scorecard: One-Hit Games in Baseball History: On Friday, May 31st, 2013, both the Tampa Bay Rays (9-2 over the Indians) and the Cincinnati Reds (6-0 over the Pittsburgh Pirates) ... News -- April 2013
4/30 Baseball de World: Today in Baseball History – April 30: April 30, 1922 Chicago White Sox pitcher Charlie Robertson pitches a perfect game against the Detroit Tigers. Robertson would ...
4/3 WasWatching: Pitchers With 5+ Career Complete Games With Allowing 1 Hit Or Less: Since 1916 - Rk Player #Matching W L 1 Nolan Ryan 19 Ind. Games 19 0 2 Bob Feller 15 Ind. Games 14 1 3 Jim Maloney 7 Ind. Games ... News -- March 2013
3/13 Mets360.com: Mets Card of the Week: 2013 R.A. Dickey: 2013 TOPPS HERITAGE NL PITCHING LEADERS I wasn’t planning to write about the 2013 Topps Heritage set quite yet. I only bought ... News -- February 2013
2/14 Call to the Pen: Felix Hernandez: Comparing the King to the Greats: Felix Hernandez is, for the moment, the highest paid pitcher to ever toe the rubber. Starting pitching is the basic building block ...
2/13 For Baseball Junkies: Reds All-Time Team v.2012: Today we're looking at the Reds All-Timers, version 2012. You can see last year's team here.In addition to our normal review ... News -- December 2012
12/11 MLB Injury News: The Red Sox Should Not Trade Jon Lester: Jon Lester's name has popped up in trade rumors off and on since the end of the season. He has not been anywhere near one ... News -- October 2012
10/26 Blog Red Machine: Arroyo’s Days in Cincinnati Have Been ‘Steady’: I recall during this past season where Thom Brennaman referenced the career of Bronson Arroyo. He said it won’t be known ... News -- June 2012
6/22 Baseball Musings: Dominant Pitchers and No Hitters: The subject of why there were so many no-hitters in the 1960s, and why the rate of no-hitters hasn’t really gone up with ...
6/14 WasWatching: For Those Who Think Nolan Ryan Was Overrated…: Check out this list. It’s pitchers with the most starts with a Game Score of 90+ since 1918: Rk Player #Matching W ...
6/4 WasWatching: 5+ BB Allowed In A No-Hitter: Here’s the list to do this, since 1918 - Rk Player Date Tm Opp Rslt IP H R ER BB SO GSc 1 Jim Maloney 1965-08-19 (1) CIN ...
6/2 High Heat Stats: All shutout streaks of 3 or more since 1918: I had to separate this from the “…by decade” post, due to data limitations. Here are all individual shutout ...
6/2 High Heat Stats: Consecutive CG shutouts by decade: By request of HHS reader Brett, here are the longest individual shutout streaks since 1918, broken down by decade. Note that streaks ...
6/2 High Heat Stats: 10 Amazin’ Mets facts about Johan Santana’s no-hitter: Here are 10 facts about The Mets and Johan Santana following his no-hitter for the Mets. 1. The Mets had a whopping 26 compete-game ... News -- March 2012
3/13 The Writer's Journey: Fun Cards: 2012 Topps Jim Maloney: He only made one All-Star game in his career, but Jim Maloney was a pretty good pitcher. In 1966, he led the NL with 5 shutouts…most ... News -- January 2012
1/20 YankeeAnalysts.com: Playing Around with Comps: A couple of days ago I decided to put my thoughts regarding the Michael Pineda for Jesus Montero deal down on paper and I got ...
1/11 High Heat Stats: WAAS for Pitchers: (For an explanation of the Wins Above All-Star Level method, as well as position-player values, see previous post.)The following ... News -- December 2011
12/22 The Writer's Journey: Retired Numbers: #39 & #40: We skip over #38, which has not been retired by any major league team yet. Don Wilson, Houston Astros Tragedy is the theme with ...
12/13 High Heat Stats: A Career with One Club, Retiring with Another: In the comments of my post from earlier today, reader Mike1L asked about the best players who played with one franchise for their ... News -- November 2011
11/20 The Writer's Journey: I love the Redsfest, but…: You know there has to be a “but.” There’s always a “but.” I’ve attended the Redsfest the past ... News -- September 2011
9/13 B-R Blog: 4+ Seasons Of 30+ Starts With ERA+ Of 110+ Before Age 27: Since 1901, how many pitchers have 4+ seasons with 30 or more starts and an ERA+ of 110 or better at age 26 or younger? Here is ...
9/7 B-R Blog: A.J. Burnett Sets A Wild Pitch Record: A.J. Burnett had three wild pitches in today's Yankees game. Before today, no pitcher since 1919 had 8+ games in their career ... News -- August 2011
8/17 B-R Blog: CG With 14+ Ks And Getting The Loss: Since 1919, how many pitchers have thrown a complete game, whiffing 14 or more, and got the loss in the contest? Here is the list ...
8/10 B-R Blog: Random recap for Tuesday 8/9: -- James Shields threw his 4th shutout, tying Derek Holland for the AL lead, and his 8th CG, tops in MLB by 2. He's the first ... News -- May 2011
5/7 B-R Blog: Justin Verlander joins the short list of pitchers with multiple no-hitters: Pitchers since 1919 with more than one complete game allowing no hits: Rk Player #Matching W L W-L% ERA GS CG SHO SV IP H ER HR ...
5/7 Crashburn Alley: Fun with B-R Play Index: By now, everyone is familiar with the addiction that comes with Baseball Reference’s Play Index. I can get lost for hours ...
5/7 B-R Blog: Cliff Lee’s 16 strikeouts (and loss): Cliff Lee pitched an unusual game last night. He struck out 16 batters in just 7 innings, but allowed 9 hits 3 runs, 1 walk, ... News -- April 2011
4/23 B-R Blog: Anibal Sanchez nearly pitches the FIFTH no-hitter in Marlins history: Anibal Sanchez got pretty close to pitching another no-hitter last night. A few thoughts on that: I was amazed to hear that this ...
4/23 The Captain's Blog: One Hit Wonders: Sanchez Loses No Hitter, but Still Puts Himself in Select Company: Anibal Sanchez came within three outs of pitching his second no hitter, but his attempt at history was thwarted by Dexter Fowler’s ...
4/14 B-R Blog: Unlikely No-Hit Pitchers: One of the fun new things we can do with the PI is to sort the results of a game-finder search by a season finder. Here are all ... News -- December 2010
12/13 The Writer's Journey: Redsfest 2010: Lee May: After getting scribbles from Oester and Power, Joshua and I decided to take advantage of our Hall of Fame Membership and mingle ...
12/4 B-R Blog: 4+ One-Hitters Since 1920: Since 1920, how many starting pitchers have thrown 4+ one-hitters? Here's the list - Rk Player #Matching W L W-L% ERA GS CG ... News -- August 2010
8/8 B-R Blog: Brandon Morrow’s Big Day 8/8/10: By now, you've probably have heard about Morrow's effort today.
So, since 1920 and through yesterday, how many starting pitchers, ... News -- July 2010
7/3 B-R Blog: Not Pitching Like An All-Star: Via Play Index, here are the only pitchers to allow 5+ ER in an All-Star appearance -
Sandy ... News -- June 2010
6/25 B-R Blog: Edwin Jackson no-hitter: In what has been an up-and-down season for Edwin Jackson, tonight he hits a peak by no-hitting the Rays.
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His ... News -- May 2010
5/20 B-R Blog: WAR Data: Best Starting Pitchers Not In the Hall of Fame: Yesterday, I looked at the best eligible position players not in the Hall of Fame by WAR, and you responded with your votes by ...
5/11 B-R Blog: Johnny’s Gem: Johnny Cueto pitched a gem of a game tonight for Cincinnati. Cueto shut down the Pirates, allowing only 1 hit and a hit batsman, ...