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Buster Adams

Elvin Clark Adams

Positions: Outfielder and Third Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 180 lb.

Born: June 24, 1915 in Trinidad, Colorado, United States
Died: September 1, 1990 in Rancho Mirage, California, United States

Major League Stats

Register 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
1935 20 -1.9 Springfield WA C STL 133 538 156 31 12 19 .290 .498 268
1936 21 -6.1 Sacramento PCL AA STL 152 542 139 29 9 16 .256 .432 234
1937 22 -5.6 Sacramento PCL AA STL 149 592 177 49 8 19 .299 .505 299
1938 23 -5.7 Sacramento PCL AA STL 67 270 79 11 6 9 .293 .478 129
1939 24 -3.7 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA STL 130 437 437 116 17 12 7 .265 .407 178
1939 24 -2.9 Columbus AA AA STL 84 273 70 10 5 4 .256 .374 102
1939 24 -5.0 Sacramento PCL AA STL 46 164 46 7 7 3 .280 .463 76
1939 24 -4.5 STL NL MLB STL 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
1940 25 -1.9 Rochester IL AA STL 63 195 37 7 5 3 .190 .323 63
1941 26 -2.2 Sacramento PCL AA STL 159 639 571 97 163 40 10 17 92 23 56 103 .285 .352 .480 .832 274 3 9
1942 27 -1.8 Sacramento PCL AA STL 178 722 647 99 200 43 8 27 107 9 55 107 .309 .365 .526 .891 340 2 18
1943 28 -0.5 2 Teams NL MLB PHI-STL 119 484 429 49 108 15 7 4 39 2 43 71 .252 .320 .347 .667 149 8 0 12
1943 28 -0.5 STL NL MLB STL 8 18 11 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 4 4 .091 .333 .182 .515 2 0 0 3
1943 28 -0.5 PHI NL MLB PHI 111 466 418 48 107 14 7 4 38 2 39 67 .256 .319 .352 .671 147 8 0 9
1944 29 0.2 PHI NL MLB PHI 151 682 584 86 165 35 3 17 64 2 74 74 .283 .370 .440 .810 257 11 7 17
1945 30 0.9 2 Teams NL MLB STL-PHI 154 707 634 104 182 29 1 22 109 3 62 80 .287 .353 .440 .793 279 10 3 8
1945 30 0.9 PHI NL MLB PHI 14 61 56 6 13 3 1 2 8 0 5 5 .232 .295 .429 .724 24 2 0 0
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
1945 30 0.9 STL NL MLB STL 140 646 578 98 169 26 0 20 101 3 57 75 .292 .359 .441 .800 255 8 3 8
1946 31 2.3 STL NL MLB STL 81 209 173 21 32 6 0 5 22 3 29 27 .185 .312 .306 .619 53 3 3 4
1947 32 3.3 PHI NL MLB PHI 69 209 182 21 45 11 1 2 15 2 26 29 .247 .341 .352 .693 64 3 0 1
1948 33 2.8 San Diego PCL AAA 102 314 273 31 69 13 1 8 34 2 37 65 .253 .344 .396 .740 108 1 3
1949 34 4.3 San Diego PCL AAA CLE 144 564 514 78 140 23 5 21 69 4 41 96 .272 .333 .459 .792 236 6 3
1950 35 4.6 San Diego PCL AAA CLE 123 380 340 53 108 26 3 15 62 0 35 46 .318 .383 .544 .927 185 1 4
1951 36 5.8 2 Teams PCL AAA NYY-CLE 103 265 232 31 58 11 0 8 42 0 29 46 .250 .333 .401 .734 93 0 4
1951 36 5.8 San Diego PCL AAA CLE 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
1951 36 5.8 San Francisco PCL AAA NYY 99 261 228 31 58 11 0 8 42 0 29 46 .254 .339 .408 .746 93 0 4
MLB (6 seasons) MLB 576 2292 2003 282 532 96 12 50 249 12 234 281 .266 .346 .400 .747 802 35 13 42
Minors (12 seasons) Minors 1503 5458 5151 389 1442 300 79 169 406 38 253 463 .280 .467 2407 13 41
All Levels (17 Seasons) 2079 7750 7154 671 1974 396 91 219 655 50 487 744 .276 .449 3209 35 26 83
AA (7 seasons) Minors 898 3397 3254 196 911 196 58 98 199 32 111 210 .280 .466 1517 5 27
AAA (4 seasons) Minors 472 1523 1359 193 375 73 9 52 207 6 142 253 .276 .348 .458 .806 622 8 14
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1935 20 Springfield WA C STL 3B 133 388 112 226 50 .871 2.54
1936 21 Sacramento PCL AA STL OF 106 237 224 9 4 .983 2.20
1937 22 Sacramento PCL AA STL OF 149 381 353 16 12 .969 2.48
1938 23 Sacramento PCL AA STL OF 67 162 153 6 3 .981 2.37
1939 24 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA STL OF 125 291 272 9 10 .966 2.25
1939 24 Sacramento PCL AA STL OF 45 100 93 3 4 .960 2.13
1939 24 Columbus AA AA STL OF 80 191 179 6 6 .969 2.31
1940 25 Rochester IL AA STL OF 59 135 131 1 3 .978 2.24
1941 26 Sacramento PCL AA STL OF 156 353 332 13 8 2 .977 2.21
1942 27 Sacramento PCL AA STL OF 177 511 482 16 13 6 .975 2.81
1943 28 2 Teams NL MLB PHI-STL OF 113 965.0 320 309 6 5 1 .984 2.94 2.79
1943 28 STL NL MLB STL OF 6 42.0 11 11 0 0 0 1.000 2.36 1.83
1943 28 PHI NL MLB PHI OF 107 923.0 309 298 6 5 1 .984 2.96 2.84
1944 29 PHI NL MLB PHI CF 150
1944 29 PHI NL MLB PHI OF 151 1354.0 473 449 14 10 1 .979 3.08 3.07
1944 29 PHI NL MLB PHI RF 1
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1945 30 2 Teams NL MLB STL-PHI OF 154 1381.0 426 408 9 9 3 .979 2.72 2.71
1945 30 PHI NL MLB PHI OF 14 113.0 26 26 0 0 0 1.000 2.07 1.86
1945 30 STL NL MLB STL OF 140 1268.0 400 382 9 9 3 .978 2.78 2.79
1946 31 STL NL MLB STL CF 32
1946 31 STL NL MLB STL LF 26
1946 31 STL NL MLB STL OF 58 389.0 97 95 1 1 1 .990 2.22 1.66
1947 32 PHI NL MLB PHI CF 1
1947 32 PHI NL MLB PHI LF 6
1947 32 PHI NL MLB PHI OF 51 384.0 87 78 5 4 2 .954 1.95 1.63
1947 32 PHI NL MLB PHI RF 44
1948 33 San Diego PCL AAA OF 71 143 135 6 2 0 .986 1.99
1949 34 San Diego PCL AAA CLE CF 43 159 155 4 0 1 1.000 3.70
1949 34 San Diego PCL AAA CLE LF 49 96 91 2 3 1 .969 1.90
1949 34 San Diego PCL AAA CLE RF 45 77 75 2 0 0 1.000 1.71
1950 35 San Diego PCL AAA CLE OF 89 184 171 7 6 0 .967 2.00
1951 36 2 Teams PCL AAA CLE-NYY OF 59 103 95 8 0 2 1.000 1.75
1951 36 San Diego PCL AAA CLE
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1951 36 San Francisco PCL AAA NYY
MLB (3 seasons) MLB CF 183
MLB (2 seasons) MLB LF 32
MLB (5 seasons) MLB OF 527 4473.0 1403 1339 35 29 8 .979 2.76 2.61
MLB (2 seasons) MLB RF 45
Minors (10 seasons) Minors OF 1058 2500 2348 91 61 10 .976 2.31
All Levels (4 Seasons) CF 226 159 155 4 0 1
All Levels (3 Seasons) LF 81 96 91 2 3 1
All Levels (15 Seasons) OF 1585 4473.0 3903 3687 126 90 18 .977 2.76 2.41
All Levels (3 Seasons) RF 90 77 75 2 0 0
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: 30d9dc5c

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