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Jim Bunning

James Paul David Bunning

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 190 lb.

Born: October 23, 1931 in Southgate, Kentucky, United States
High School: St. Xavier HS (Cincinnati, OH)
School: Xavier University (Cincinnati, OH)

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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
1950 18 -2.5 Richmond OHIN D DET 7 8 .467 3.22 5.05 17 123.0 120 69 44 6 68 1.528 8.8 0.4 5.0
1951 19 -2.8 Davenport IIIL B DET 8 10 .444 2.88 3.66 22 150.0 110 61 48 2 105 1.433 6.6 0.1 6.3
1952 20 -3.7 Williamsport EL A DET 5 9 .357 3.49 4.33 20 15 129.0 113 62 50 63 1.364 7.9 4.4
1953 21 -5.3 Little Rock SOUA AA DET 5 12 .294 4.56 5.58 34 22 6 1 158.0 151 98 80 13 66 124 3 1 8 1.373 8.6 0.7 3.8 7.1 1.88
1954 22 -4.1 Little Rock SOUA AA DET 13 11 .542 4.29 4.99 35 26 193.0 182 107 92 21 91 1.415 8.5 1.0 4.2
1955 23 -4.8 Buffalo IL AAA DET 8 5 .615 3.77 4.12 20 16 8 0 129.0 106 59 54 13 81 105 2 0 2 1.450 7.4 0.9 5.7 7.3 1.30
1955 23 -5.4 DET AL MLB DET 3 5 .375 6.35 6.71 15 8 3 0 0 1 51.0 59 38 36 8 32 2 37 3 0 1 241 1.784 10.4 1.4 5.6 6.5 1.16
1956 24 -1.9 Charleston AA AAA DET 9 11 .450 3.53 3.87 22 21 8 0 163.0 142 70 64 17 56 0 144 0 0 0 1.215 7.8 0.9 3.1 8.0 2.57
1956 24 -4.4 DET AL MLB DET 5 1 .833 3.71 4.05 15 3 5 0 0 1 53.1 55 24 22 6 28 4 34 0 0 3 245 1.556 9.3 1.0 4.7 5.7 1.21
1957 25 -3.4 DET AL MLB DET 20 8 .714 2.69 3.06 45 30 4 14 1 1 267.1 214 91 80 33 72 5 182 11 1 4 1081 1.070 7.2 1.1 2.4 6.1 2.53
1958 26 -2.3 DET AL MLB DET 14 12 .538 3.52 3.93 35 34 0 10 3 0 219.2 188 96 86 28 79 4 177 10 3 5 923 1.215 7.7 1.1 3.2 7.3 2.24
1959 27 -1.2 DET AL MLB DET 17 13 .567 3.89 4.00 40 35 4 14 1 1 249.2 220 111 108 37 75 0 201 11 1 1 1037 1.182 7.9 1.3 2.7 7.2 2.68
1960 28 0.1 DET AL MLB DET 11 14 .440 2.79 3.29 36 34 1 10 3 0 252.0 217 92 78 20 64 7 201 11 0 2 1024 1.115 7.8 0.7 2.3 7.2 3.14
1961 29 1.2 DET AL MLB DET 17 11 .607 3.19 3.79 38 37 1 12 4 1 268.0 232 113 95 25 71 3 194 9 0 2 1110 1.131 7.8 0.8 2.4 6.5 2.73
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
1962 30 2.3 DET AL MLB DET 19 10 .655 3.59 3.91 41 35 6 12 2 6 258.0 262 112 103 28 74 3 184 13 0 4 1103 1.302 9.1 1.0 2.6 6.4 2.49
1963 31 3.3 DET AL MLB DET 12 13 .480 3.88 4.31 39 35 3 6 2 1 248.1 245 119 107 38 69 3 196 5 0 4 1051 1.264 8.9 1.4 2.5 7.1 2.84
1964 32 3.8 PHI NL MLB PHI 19 8 .704 2.63 3.13 41 39 2 13 5 2 284.1 248 99 83 23 46 3 219 14 0 2 1145 1.034 7.8 0.7 1.5 6.9 4.76
1965 33 4.7 PHI NL MLB PHI 19 9 .679 2.60 2.85 39 39 0 15 7 0 291.0 253 92 84 23 62 10 268 12 0 1 1191 1.082 7.8 0.7 1.9 8.3 4.32
1966 34 6.2 PHI NL MLB PHI 19 14 .576 2.41 2.61 43 41 2 16 5 1 314.0 260 91 84 26 55 8 252 19 1 5 1254 1.003 7.5 0.7 1.6 7.2 4.58
1967 35 7.6 PHI NL MLB PHI 17 15 .531 2.29 2.80 40 40 0 16 6 0 302.1 241 94 77 18 73 20 253 13 1 4 1216 1.039 7.2 0.5 2.2 7.5 3.47
1968 36 8.6 PIT NL MLB PIT 4 14 .222 3.88 4.22 27 26 0 3 1 0 160.0 168 75 69 14 48 6 95 8 0 3 684 1.350 9.4 0.8 2.7 5.3 1.98
1969 37 10.0 2 Teams NL MLB PIT-LAD 13 10 .565 3.69 4.11 34 34 0 5 0 0 212.1 212 97 87 15 59 4 157 7 1 4 892 1.276 9.0 0.6 2.5 6.7 2.66
1969 37 10.0 PIT NL MLB PIT 10 9 .526 3.81 4.27 25 25 0 4 0 0 156.0 147 74 66 10 49 4 124 6 1 4 654 1.256 8.5 0.6 2.8 7.2 2.53
1969 37 10.0 LAD NL MLB LAD 3 1 .750 3.36 3.67 9 9 0 1 0 0 56.1 65 23 21 5 10 0 33 1 0 0 238 1.331 10.4 0.8 1.6 5.3 3.30
1970 38 10.9 PHI NL MLB PHI 10 15 .400 4.11 4.56 34 33 0 4 0 0 219.0 233 111 100 19 56 9 147 8 0 1 937 1.320 9.6 0.8 2.3 6.0 2.63
1971 39 11.6 PHI NL MLB PHI 5 12 .294 5.48 5.89 29 16 8 1 0 1 110.0 126 72 67 11 37 7 58 6 0 1 484 1.482 10.3 0.9 3.0 4.7 1.57
MLB (17 seasons) MLB 224 184 .549 3.27 3.65 591 519 39 151 40 16 3760.1 3433 1527 1366 372 1000 98 2855 160 8 47 15618 1.179 8.2 0.9 2.4 6.8 2.86
Minors (7 seasons) Minors 55 66 .455 3.72 4.53 170 100 22 1 1045.0 924 526 432 72 530 0 373 5 1 10 1.391 8.0 4.6
All Levels (22 Seasons) 279 250 .527 3.37 3.85 761 619 39 173 41 16 4805.1 4357 2053 1798 444 1530 98 3228 165 9 57 15618 1.225 8.2 2.9
AA (2 seasons) Minors 18 23 .439 4.41 5.26 69 48 6 1 351.0 333 205 172 34 157 124 3 1 8 1.396 8.5 0.9 4.0
AAA (2 seasons) Minors 17 16 .515 3.64 3.98 42 37 16 0 292.0 248 129 118 30 137 0 249 2 0 2 1.318 7.6 0.9 4.2 7.7 1.82
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
1950 18 -2.4 Richmond OHIN D DET 19 51 12 0 1 0 .235 .275 14
1951 19 -3.9 Davenport IIIL B DET 22 54 15 2 0 0 .278 .315 17
1952 20 -4.5 Williamsport EL A DET 20 45 12 0 0 0 .267 .267 12
1953 21 -4.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA DET 44 57 55 3 16 3 1 0 6 0 2 11 21 0 0
1953 21 -4.8 Little Rock SOUA AA DET 41 57 55 3 16 3 1 0 6 0 2 11 .291 .316 .382 .698 21 0 0
1953 21 -7.3 Buffalo IL AAA DET 3
1954 22 -4.3 Little Rock SOUA AA DET 47 69 11 2 0 0 .159 .188 13
1955 23 -5.3 Buffalo IL AAA DET 20 54 49 2 8 1 0 0 1 1 2 15 .163 .196 .184 .380 9 0 3 0
1955 23 -5.5 DET AL MLB DET 15 17 15 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .200 .200 .200 .400 3 0 0 2 0 0
1956 24 -3.0 Charleston AA AAA DET 24 64 58 7 11 3 0 1 9 0 0 10 .190 .183 .293 .476 17 3 0 4 2
1956 24 -4.4 DET AL MLB DET 15 20 18 4 6 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 .333 .333 .444 .778 8 1 0 2 0 0
1957 25 -3.7 DET AL MLB DET 45 104 94 10 20 2 1 1 4 0 0 5 29 .213 .253 .287 .540 27 6 0 5 0 0
1958 26 -2.5 DET AL MLB DET 36 84 75 7 14 2 0 0 3 0 0 3 24 .187 .218 .213 .431 16 3 0 6 0 0
1959 27 -1.8 DET AL MLB DET 40 102 89 7 17 0 1 1 7 0 0 5 25 .191 .234 .247 .481 22 5 0 8 0 0
1960 28 -0.5 DET AL MLB DET 38 93 81 2 13 1 0 0 4 0 2 3 22 .160 .188 .173 .361 14 1 0 8 1 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
1961 29 0.8 DET AL MLB DET 38 104 100 6 13 1 0 0 4 0 0 2 30 .130 .147 .140 .287 14 3 0 2 0 0
1962 30 2.2 DET AL MLB DET 43 102 95 9 23 2 1 1 5 0 0 1 19 .242 .255 .316 .571 30 1 1 4 1 0
1963 31 3.3 DET AL MLB DET 41 94 84 4 13 1 1 0 5 0 0 4 15 .155 .193 .190 .384 16 4 0 6 0 0
1964 32 4.8 PHI NL MLB PHI 41 109 99 4 12 2 0 0 8 0 0 0 29 .121 .120 .141 .261 14 2 0 9 1 0
1965 33 5.6 PHI NL MLB PHI 39 108 103 6 22 1 0 1 4 0 0 1 25 .214 .221 .252 .474 26 0 0 4 0 0
1966 34 6.7 PHI NL MLB PHI 43 114 106 10 19 3 0 0 5 0 0 3 39 .179 .200 .208 .408 22 3 0 4 1 0
1967 35 7.5 PHI NL MLB PHI 40 112 104 8 17 3 0 2 12 0 0 1 33 .163 .171 .250 .421 26 1 0 7 0 0
1968 36 8.1 PIT NL MLB PIT 27 53 51 0 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 17 .098 .098 .118 .216 6 1 0 2 0 0
1969 37 9.5 2 Teams NL MLB PIT-LAD 34 78 65 3 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 18 .062 .103 .062 .164 4 3 0 10 0 0
1969 37 9.5 PIT NL MLB PIT 25 57 47 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 12 .043 .100 .043 .143 2 2 0 7 0 0
1969 37 9.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 9 21 18 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .111 .111 .111 .222 2 1 0 3 0 0
1970 38 10.4 PHI NL MLB PHI 35 77 71 1 9 0 0 0 6 0 0 2 18 .127 .149 .127 .275 9 2 0 3 1 0
1971 39 11.5 PHI NL MLB PHI 31 30 25 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 9 .120 .148 .240 .388 6 0 0 3 1 0
MLB (17 seasons) MLB 601 1401 1275 82 213 21 4 7 75 0 2 34 362 .167 .188 .206 .395 263 36 1 85 6 0
Minors (7 seasons) Minors 196 394 381 12 85 11 2 1 16 1 4 36 103 3 0 7 2
All Levels (22 Seasons) 797 1795 1656 94 298 32 6 8 91 1 2 38 398 366 39 1 92 8 0
AA (2 seasons) Minors 88 126 124 3 27 5 1 0 6 0 2 11 .218 .274 34 0 0
AAA (3 seasons) Minors 47 118 107 9 19 4 0 1 10 1 2 25 26 3 0 7 2
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
1950 18 Richmond OHIN D DET P 17
1951 19 Davenport IIIL B DET P 22
1952 20 Williamsport EL A DET P 20
1953 21 Little Rock SOUA AA DET P 34 23 10 11 2 2 .913 0.62
1954 22 Little Rock SOUA AA DET P 35
1955 23 Buffalo IL AAA DET P 20 29 11 17 1 2 .966 1.40
1955 23 DET AL MLB DET P 15 51.0 13 4 8 1 1 .923 2.12 0.80
1956 24 Charleston AA AAA DET P 22 30 10 18 2 2 .933 1.27
1956 24 DET AL MLB DET P 15 53.0 8 2 6 0 0 1.000 1.36 0.53
1957 25 DET AL MLB DET P 45 267.0 31 12 19 0 0 1.000 1.04 0.69
1958 26 DET AL MLB DET P 35 220.0 25 9 16 0 0 1.000 1.02 0.71
1959 27 DET AL MLB DET P 40 250.0 30 11 16 3 1 .900 0.97 0.68
1960 28 DET AL MLB DET P 36 252.0 42 11 31 0 0 1.000 1.50 1.17
1961 29 DET AL MLB DET P 38 268.0 53 21 29 3 6 .943 1.68 1.32
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
1962 30 DET AL MLB DET P 41 258.0 30 17 13 0 1 1.000 1.05 0.73
1963 31 DET AL MLB DET P 39 248.0 44 18 25 1 1 .977 1.56 1.10
1964 32 PHI NL MLB PHI P 41 284.0 44 10 31 3 2 .932 1.30 1.00
1965 33 PHI NL MLB PHI P 39 291.0 72 29 40 3 2 .958 2.13 1.77
1966 34 PHI NL MLB PHI P 43 314.0 50 18 30 2 0 .960 1.38 1.12
1967 35 PHI NL MLB PHI P 40 302.0 50 16 33 1 1 .980 1.46 1.23
1968 36 PIT NL MLB PIT P 27 160.0 25 6 17 2 1 .920 1.29 0.85
1969 37 2 Teams NL MLB PIT-LAD P 34 212.0 21 5 15 1 2 .952 0.85 0.59
1969 37 PIT NL MLB PIT P 25 156.0 14 4 9 1 2 .929 0.75 0.52
1969 37 LAD NL MLB LAD P 9 56.0 7 1 6 0 0 1.000 1.12 0.78
1970 38 PHI NL MLB PHI P 34 219.0 41 12 27 2 1 .951 1.60 1.15
1971 39 PHI NL MLB PHI P 29 110.0 22 5 16 1 1 .955 1.72 0.72
MLB (17 seasons) MLB P 591 3759.0 601 206 372 23 20 .962 1.38 0.98
Minors (7 seasons) Minors P 170 82 31 46 5 6
All Levels (22 Seasons) P 761 3759.0 683 237 418 28 26
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1972 40 Reading EL AA PHI 1 of 1 139 70 69 .504
1973 41 Eugene PCL AAA PHI 1 of 1 143 64 79 .448
1974 42 Toledo IL AAA PHI 1 of 1 144 70 74 .486
1975 43 Toledo IL AAA PHI 1 of 1 140 62 78 .443
1976 44 Oklahoma City AA AAA PHI 1 of 1 135 72 63 .533
5 Seasons 701 338 363 .482
AAA (4 seasons) 562 268 294 .477
AA (1 season) 139 70 69 .504

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1950 18 Richmond Tigers Ohio-Indiana League D
1951 19 Davenport Tigers Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B
1952 20 Williamsport Tigers Eastern League A
1953 21 Little Rock Travelers Southern Association AA
1953 21 Buffalo Bisons International League AAA
1954 22 Little Rock Travelers Southern Association AA
1955 23 Buffalo Bisons International League AAA
1955 23 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1955-07-20 1955-09-24
1956 24 Charleston Senators American Association AAA
1956 24 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1956-07-29 1956-09-24
1957 25 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1957-04-17 1957-09-29
1958 26 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1958-04-15 1958-09-28
1959 27 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1959-04-10 1959-09-22
1960 28 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1960-04-19 1960-09-27
1961 29 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1961-04-11 1961-09-29
1962 30 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1962-04-09 1962-09-30
1963 31 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1963-04-09 1963-09-27
1964 32 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB 1 1964-04-15 1964-10-04
1965 33 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB 1 1965-04-14 1965-10-02
1966 34 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB 1 1966-04-15 1966-10-02
1967 35 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB 1 1967-04-11 1967-10-01
1968 36 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB 1 1968-04-10 1968-09-23
1969 37 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB 1 1969-04-12 1969-08-13
1969 37 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 2 1969-08-19 1969-09-21
1970 38 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB 1 1970-04-12 1970-09-30
1971 39 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB 1 1971-04-10 1971-09-03

Sabr ID: bcacaa59

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