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Jim Bouton    \BAUT-un\

James Alan Bouton (Bulldog)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 170 lb.

Born: March 8, 1939 in Newark, New Jersey, United States
High School: Bloom HS (Chicago Heights, IL)
School: Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, MI)

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Register Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1959 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs D--D NYY 3 8 .273 5.52 6.95 22 9 2 3 0 88.0 83 68 54 8 52 84 8 1 7 1.534 8.5 0.8 5.3 8.6 1.62
1959 20 0.9 Kearney NESL D- NYY 2 4 .333 5.40 6.55 15 5 2 0 55.0 55 40 33 5 29 56 5 0 1 1.527 9.0 0.8 4.7 9.2 1.93
1959 20 -0.7 Auburn NYPL D NYY 1 4 .200 5.73 7.64 7 4 2 1 0 33.0 28 28 21 3 23 28 3 1 6 1.545 7.6 0.8 6.3 7.6 1.22
1960 21 -0.9 Greensboro CARL B NYY 14 8 .636 2.73 3.66 28 24 12 0 194.1 175 79 59 9 51 5 121 13 1 6 1.163 8.1 0.4 2.4 5.6 2.37
1961 22 -1.0 Amarillo TL AA NYY 13 7 .650 2.97 3.65 28 27 13 2 197.0 179 80 65 11 81 5 151 5 0 11 1.320 8.2 0.5 3.7 6.9 1.86
1962 23 -4.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 7 7 .500 3.99 4.26 36 16 12 3 1 2 133.0 124 63 59 9 59 1 71 0 1 2 560 1.376 8.4 0.6 4.0 4.8 1.20
1963 24 -3.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 21 7 .750 2.53 2.85 40 30 4 12 6 1 249.1 191 79 70 18 87 2 148 3 1 4 1004 1.115 6.9 0.6 3.1 5.3 1.70
1964 25 -2.2 NYY AL MLB NYY 18 13 .581 3.02 3.32 38 37 1 11 4 0 271.1 227 100 91 32 60 4 125 6 0 5 1086 1.058 7.5 1.1 2.0 4.1 2.08
1965 26 -1.1 NYY AL MLB NYY 4 15 .211 4.82 5.29 30 25 1 2 0 0 151.1 158 89 81 23 60 1 97 5 0 8 665 1.441 9.4 1.4 3.6 5.8 1.62
1966 27 0.0 NYY AL MLB NYY 3 8 .273 2.69 3.66 24 19 3 3 0 1 120.1 117 49 36 13 38 5 65 1 0 2 508 1.288 8.8 1.0 2.8 4.9 1.71
1967 28 2.3 Syracuse IL AAA NYY 2 8 .200 3.36 3.76 16 15 4 0 91.0 98 38 34 7 19 4 29 5 0 2 1.286 9.7 0.7 1.9 2.9 1.53
1967 28 1.1 NYY AL MLB NYY 1 0 1.000 4.67 6.29 17 1 4 0 0 0 44.1 47 31 23 5 18 5 31 1 0 0 195 1.466 9.5 1.0 3.7 6.3 1.72
1968 29 2.9 Seattle PCL AAA CAL 4 7 .364 4.00 4.36 27 8 0 0 99.0 93 48 44 8 35 4 53 0 0 4 1.293 8.5 0.7 3.2 4.8 1.51
1968 29 2.0 NYY AL MLB NYY 1 1 .500 3.68 4.09 12 3 1 1 0 0 44.0 49 20 18 5 9 0 24 2 0 2 187 1.318 10.0 1.0 1.8 4.9 2.67
1969 30 2.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB SEP-HOU 2 3 .400 3.96 4.70 73 2 25 1 0 2 122.2 109 64 54 13 50 5 100 4 2 12 530 1.296 8.0 1.0 3.7 7.3 2.00
1969 30 4.0 Vancouver PCL AAA 0 1 .000 0.90 1.80 7 0 0 0 4 10.0 4 2 1 0 7 0 4 0 0 0 1.100 3.6 0.0 6.3 3.6 0.57
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1969 30 2.9 SEP AL MLB SEP 2 1 .667 3.91 4.70 57 1 18 0 0 1 92.0 77 48 40 12 38 4 68 2 2 8 395 1.250 7.5 1.2 3.7 6.7 1.79
1969 30 3.0 HOU NL MLB HOU 0 2 .000 4.11 4.70 16 1 7 1 0 1 30.2 32 16 14 1 12 1 32 2 0 4 135 1.435 9.4 0.3 3.5 9.4 2.67
1970 31 5.6 Oklahoma City AA AAA HOU 0 2 .000 16.50 16.50 2 2 0 0 0 6.0 14 11 11 3 2 0 6 1 0 0 2.667 21.0 4.5 3.0 9.0 3.00
1970 31 3.9 HOU NL MLB HOU 4 6 .400 5.40 6.50 29 6 6 1 0 0 73.1 84 53 44 5 33 3 49 1 0 3 336 1.595 10.3 0.6 4.0 6.0 1.48
1975 36 14.7 Portland NORW A- 4 1 .800 2.20 2.85 5 5 4 0 0 41.0 32 13 10 2 16 0 17 0 0 0 1.171 7.0 0.4 3.5 3.7 1.06
1977 38 2 Teams 2 Lgs A--AA CHW 5 7 .417 4.86 5.51 19 17 7 1 0 111.0 113 68 60 19 40 1 33 1 2 6 1.378 9.2 1.5 3.2 2.7 0.83
1977 38 16.1 Portland NORW A- 5 1 .833 4.50 5.12 9 9 5 1 0 58.0 52 33 29 8 26 0 14 0 2 3 1.345 8.1 1.2 4.0 2.2 0.54
1977 38 15.4 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW 0 6 .000 5.26 5.94 10 8 2 0 0 53.0 61 35 31 11 14 1 19 1 0 3 1.415 10.4 1.9 2.4 3.2 1.36
1978 39 16.4 Savannah SOUL AA ATL 11 9 .550 2.82 4.08 21 21 12 3 0 150.0 112 68 47 15 65 1 78 0 0 4 1.180 6.7 0.9 3.9 4.7 1.20
1978 39 11.0 ATL NL MLB ATL 1 3 .250 4.97 5.59 5 5 0 0 0 0 29.0 25 18 16 4 21 1 10 0 0 0 129 1.586 7.8 1.2 6.5 3.1 0.48
MLB (10 seasons) MLB 62 63 .496 3.57 4.11 304 144 57 34 11 6 1238.2 1131 566 492 127 435 27 720 23 4 38 5200 1.264 8.2 0.9 3.2 5.2 1.66
Minors (10 seasons) Minors 56 58 .491 3.51 4.33 175 128 2 55 6 4 987.1 903 475 385 82 368 20 576 33 4 40 1.287 8.2 0.7 3.4 5.3 1.57
All Levels (15 Seasons) 118 121 .494 3.55 4.21 479 272 59 89 17 10 2226.0 2034 1041 877 209 803 47 1296 56 8 78 5200 1.274 8.2 0.8 3.2 5.2 1.61
A- (2 seasons) Minors 9 2 .818 3.55 4.18 14 14 9 1 0 99.0 84 46 39 10 42 0 31 0 2 3 1.273 7.6 0.9 3.8 2.8 0.74
AA (3 seasons) Minors 24 22 .522 3.22 4.12 59 56 27 5 0 400.0 352 183 143 37 160 7 248 6 0 18 1.280 7.9 0.8 3.6 5.6 1.55
AAA (4 seasons) Minors 6 18 .250 3.93 4.33 52 25 4 0 4 206.0 209 99 90 18 63 8 92 6 0 6 1.320 9.1 0.8 2.8 4.0 1.46
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

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
1959 20 -0.4 2 Teams 2 Lgs D--D NYY 22 30 29 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .138 4 0 1 0
1959 20 0.2 Kearney NESL D- NYY 15 18 17 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .176 .176 .235 .412 4 0 1 0
1959 20 -1.2 Auburn NYPL D NYY 7 12 1 .083
1960 21 -1.4 Greensboro CARL B NYY 28 81 67 2 9 2 0 0 1 0 3 24 .134 .171 .164 .336 11 0 11 0 0
1961 22 -2.3 Amarillo TL AA NYY 39 83 74 12 11 1 0 0 3 0 0 4 24 .149 .192 .162 .354 12 0 5 0
1962 23 -4.8 NYY AL MLB NYY 38 40 32 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 10 .063 .139 .063 .201 2 0 0 4 1 0
1963 24 -3.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 40 95 83 0 6 1 0 0 5 0 0 1 33 .072 .083 .084 .168 7 1 0 11 0 0
1964 25 -2.5 NYY AL MLB NYY 38 108 100 3 13 2 0 0 7 0 0 1 44 .130 .139 .150 .289 15 0 0 7 0 0
1965 26 -1.3 NYY AL MLB NYY 31 51 43 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 24 .093 .204 .093 .297 4 0 1 2 0 0
1966 27 -0.2 NYY AL MLB NYY 24 42 38 1 4 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 23 .105 .128 .105 .233 4 0 0 3 0 0
1967 28 2.3 Syracuse IL AAA NYY 20 35 26 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 10 .115 .179 .115 .294 3 0 7 0
1967 28 0.8 NYY AL MLB NYY 17 9 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 1 1 0 0
1968 29 2.6 Seattle PCL AAA CAL 27 28 22 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 14 .000 .154 .000 .154 0 0 2 0
1968 29 1.8 NYY AL MLB NYY 12 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 0 0 0 0
1969 30 2.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB SEP-HOU 73 13 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
1969 30 4.4 Vancouver PCL AAA 7 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 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
1969 30 2.7 SEP AL MLB SEP 57 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
1969 30 2.5 HOU NL MLB HOU 16 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
1970 31 5.4 Oklahoma City AA AAA HOU 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0
1970 31 3.4 HOU NL MLB HOU 29 20 17 3 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 6 .353 .421 .353 .774 6 1 1 1 0 0
1975 36 15.1 Portland NORW A- 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1977 38 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-A- CHW 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1977 38 16.8 Portland NORW A- 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1977 38 15.4 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1977 38 Durango MEX AAA
1978 39 16.0 Savannah SOUL AA ATL 22 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .077 .077 .077 .154 1 0 1 0
1978 39 11.2 ATL NL MLB ATL 5 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLB (10 seasons) MLB 307 394 347 8 35 3 0 0 21 0 0 14 160 .101 .142 .110 .252 38 2 3 29 1 0
Minors (10 seasons) Minors 191 274 234 19 28 4 0 0 5 0 0 13 83 .120 31 0 27 0 0
All Levels (15 Seasons) 498 668 581 27 63 7 0 0 26 0 0 27 243 69 2 3 56 1 0
A- (2 seasons) Minors 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
AA (3 seasons) Minors 71 97 87 12 12 1 0 0 3 0 0 4 29 .138 .176 .149 .325 13 0 6 0
AAA (4 seasons) Minors 56 66 51 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 6 27 .059 .158 .059 .217 3 0 9 0
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
1959 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs D--D NYY P 22 19 5 11 3 1
1959 20 Kearney NESL D- NYY P 15 19 5 11 3 1 .842 1.07
1959 20 Auburn NYPL D NYY P 7
1960 21 Greensboro CARL B NYY P 28 71 17 50 4 11 .944 2.39
1961 22 Amarillo TL AA NYY P 28 55 11 43 1 9 .982 1.93
1962 23 NYY AL MLB NYY P 36 133.0 31 8 23 0 3 1.000 2.10 0.86
1963 24 NYY AL MLB NYY P 40 249.0 56 22 32 2 1 .964 1.95 1.35
1964 25 NYY AL MLB NYY P 38 271.0 63 31 27 5 1 .921 1.93 1.53
1965 26 NYY AL MLB NYY P 30 151.0 34 13 21 0 3 1.000 2.03 1.13
1966 27 NYY AL MLB NYY P 24 120.0 38 13 22 3 2 .921 2.62 1.46
1967 28 Syracuse IL AAA NYY P 16 24 7 16 1 1 .958 1.44
1967 28 NYY AL MLB NYY P 17 44.0 8 1 7 0 1 1.000 1.64 0.47
1968 29 Seattle PCL AAA CAL P 27 22 7 14 1 1 .955 0.78
1968 29 NYY AL MLB NYY P 12 44.0 18 7 11 0 1 1.000 3.68 1.50
1969 30 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB SEP-HOU P 73 123.0 31 10 20 1 1 .968 2.20 0.41
1969 30 Vancouver PCL AAA P 7 5 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.71
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
1969 30 SEP AL MLB SEP P 57 92.0 24 8 15 1 1 .958 2.25 0.40
1969 30 HOU NL MLB HOU P 16 31.0 7 2 5 0 0 1.000 2.03 0.44
1970 31 Oklahoma City AA AAA HOU P 2 2 0 1 1 0 .500 0.50
1970 31 HOU NL MLB HOU P 29 73.0 18 4 11 3 0 .833 1.85 0.52
1975 36 Portland NORW A- P 5 11 3 8 0 0 1.000 2.20
1977 38 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-A- CHW P 19 38 15 20 3 2 .921 1.84
1977 38 Portland NORW A- P 9 22 8 13 1 1 .955 2.33
1977 38 Knoxville SOUL AA CHW P 10 16 7 7 2 1 .875 1.40
1978 39 Savannah SOUL AA ATL P 21 40 12 28 0 1 1.000 1.90
1978 39 ATL NL MLB ATL P 5 29.0 7 3 3 1 0 .857 1.86 1.20
MLB (10 seasons) MLB P 304 1237.0 304 112 177 15 13 .951 2.10 0.95
Minors (10 seasons) Minors P 175 287 79 194 14 26
All Levels (15 Seasons) P 479 1237.0 591 191 371 29 39
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: 75723b1f

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