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Larry Gura

Lawrence Cyril Gura

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

Born: November 26, 1947 in Joliet, Illinois, United States
High School: East HS (Joliet, IL)
School: Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ)

Drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 2nd round of the 1969 MLB June Amateur Draft from Arizona State University (Tempe, AZ).

Major League Stats


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
1969 21 0.3 Cubs AZIL WRk CHC 5 2 .714 2.25 2.25 11 4 0 0 3 52.0 49 13 13 2 8 0 46 0 0 0 1.096 8.5 0.3 1.4 8.0 5.75
1969 21 -5.0 Tacoma PCL AAA CHC 4 8 .333 3.17 3.99 16 14 4 1 1 88.0 79 39 31 4 24 5 47 0 0 2 1.170 8.1 0.4 2.5 4.8 1.96
1970 22 -3.4 Tacoma PCL AAA CHC 3 4 .429 3.98 4.72 10 10 2 2 0 61.0 55 32 27 4 17 3 32 3 0 1 1.180 8.1 0.6 2.5 4.7 1.88
1970 22 -5.1 CHC NL MLB CHC 1 3 .250 3.79 4.26 20 3 10 1 0 1 38.0 35 18 16 6 23 3 21 1 0 0 167 1.526 8.3 1.4 5.4 5.0 0.91
1971 23 -2.6 Tacoma PCL AAA CHC 11 8 .579 3.55 4.41 30 27 6 0 0 190.0 199 93 75 23 50 7 140 2 1 3 1.311 9.4 1.1 2.4 6.6 2.80
1971 23 -4.4 CHC NL MLB CHC 0 0 6.00 9.00 6 0 2 0 0 1 3.0 6 3 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 18 2.333 18.0 0.0 3.0 6.0 2.00
1972 24 -1.3 Wichita AA AAA CHC 11 4 .733 3.67 4.15 26 18 4 2 2 130.0 127 60 53 19 38 1 109 1 0 2 1.269 8.8 1.3 2.6 7.5 2.87
1972 24 -3.1 CHC NL MLB CHC 0 0 3.65 3.65 7 0 2 0 0 0 12.1 11 5 5 3 3 1 13 0 0 1 49 1.135 8.0 2.2 2.2 9.5 4.33
1973 25 0.1 Wichita AA AAA CHC 1 2 .333 4.65 5.23 5 5 0 0 0 31.0 38 18 16 3 11 1 29 1 0 2 1.581 11.0 0.9 3.2 8.4 2.64
1973 25 -2.3 CHC NL MLB CHC 2 4 .333 4.87 5.43 21 7 6 0 0 0 64.2 79 39 35 10 11 0 43 1 0 1 282 1.392 11.0 1.4 1.5 6.0 3.91
1974 26 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA NYY-TEX 8 8 .500 2.33 2.82 24 20 7 4 1 147.0 123 46 38 13 28 3 122 0 0 1 1.027 7.5 0.8 1.7 7.5 4.36
1974 26 0.8 Syracuse IL AAA NYY 7 7 .500 2.14 2.44 17 16 6 4 1 118.0 89 32 28 11 19 2 97 0 0 1 0.915 6.8 0.8 1.4 7.4 5.11
1974 26 1.6 Spokane PCL AAA TEX 1 1 .500 3.10 4.34 7 4 1 0 0 29.0 34 14 10 2 9 1 25 0 0 0 1.483 10.6 0.6 2.8 7.8 2.78
1974 26 -2.1 NYY AL MLB NYY 5 1 .833 2.41 2.73 8 8 0 4 2 0 56.0 54 17 15 2 12 1 17 0 0 0 230 1.179 8.7 0.3 1.9 2.7 1.42
1975 27 -1.1 NYY AL MLB NYY 7 8 .467 3.51 3.87 26 20 3 5 0 0 151.1 173 65 59 13 41 1 65 3 0 0 640 1.414 10.3 0.8 2.4 3.9 1.59
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
1976 28 0.4 KCR AL MLB KCR 4 0 1.000 2.30 2.87 20 2 7 1 1 1 62.2 47 20 16 4 20 3 22 1 0 2 249 1.069 6.8 0.6 2.9 3.2 1.10
1977 29 1.5 KCR AL MLB KCR 8 5 .615 3.13 3.64 52 6 24 1 1 10 106.1 108 43 37 8 28 4 46 1 1 4 445 1.279 9.1 0.7 2.4 3.9 1.64
1978 30 2.8 KCR AL MLB KCR 16 4 .800 2.72 2.96 35 26 1 8 2 0 221.2 183 73 67 13 60 3 81 4 1 1 890 1.096 7.4 0.5 2.4 3.3 1.35
1979 31 3.6 KCR AL MLB KCR 13 12 .520 4.47 5.28 39 33 1 7 1 0 233.2 226 137 116 29 73 4 85 7 1 5 991 1.280 8.7 1.1 2.8 3.3 1.16
1980 32 4.3 KCR AL MLB KCR 18 10 .643 2.95 3.40 36 36 0 16 4 0 283.1 272 107 93 20 76 6 113 5 0 2 1175 1.228 8.6 0.6 2.4 3.6 1.49
1981 33 5.1 KCR AL MLB KCR 11 8 .579 2.72 3.19 23 23 0 12 2 0 172.1 139 61 52 11 35 0 61 4 0 3 680 1.010 7.3 0.6 1.8 3.2 1.74
1982 34 5.8 KCR AL MLB KCR 18 12 .600 4.03 4.50 37 37 0 8 3 0 248.0 251 124 111 31 64 2 98 6 0 6 1042 1.270 9.1 1.1 2.3 3.6 1.53
1983 35 6.5 KCR AL MLB KCR 11 18 .379 4.90 5.35 34 31 1 5 0 0 200.1 220 119 109 23 76 6 57 8 0 0 881 1.478 9.9 1.0 3.4 2.6 0.75
1984 36 7.6 KCR AL MLB KCR 12 9 .571 5.18 5.44 31 25 1 3 0 0 168.2 175 102 97 26 67 3 68 4 0 0 732 1.435 9.3 1.4 3.6 3.6 1.01
1985 37 8.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB CHC-KCR 0 3 .000 9.12 9.12 8 4 2 0 0 1 24.2 41 25 25 5 10 0 9 1 0 1 125 2.068 15.0 1.8 3.6 3.3 0.90
1985 37 10.6 Iowa AA AAA CHC 7 3 .700 2.54 3.04 10 10 0 0 0 0 71.0 69 24 20 4 8 0 45 1 0 1 1.085 8.7 0.5 1.0 5.7 5.63
1985 37 8.6 KCR AL MLB KCR 0 0 12.46 12.46 3 0 2 0 0 1 4.1 7 6 6 1 4 0 2 0 0 1 23 2.538 14.5 2.1 8.3 4.2 0.50
1985 37 8.8 CHC NL MLB CHC 0 3 .000 8.41 8.41 5 4 0 0 0 0 20.1 34 19 19 4 6 0 7 1 0 0 102 1.967 15.0 1.8 2.7 3.1 1.17
MLB (16 seasons) MLB 126 97 .565 3.76 4.21 403 261 60 71 16 14 2047.0 2020 958 855 204 600 38 801 46 3 27 8596 1.280 8.9 0.9 2.6 3.5 1.34
Minors (7 seasons) Minors 45 37 .549 3.26 3.91 121 104 0 23 9 4 718.0 690 312 260 70 176 20 524 8 1 12 1.206 8.6 0.9 2.2 6.6 2.98
All Levels (17 Seasons) 176 136 .564 3.60 4.10 535 369 60 94 25 21 2817.0 2759 1283 1128 276 784 58 1371 54 4 39 8596 1.258 8.8 0.9 2.5 4.4 1.75
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
1969 21 0.4 Cubs AZIL WRk CHC 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1969 21 -4.6 Tacoma PCL AAA CHC 16 28 24 1 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .208 .269 .292 .561 7 0 2 0
1970 22 -3.1 Tacoma PCL AAA CHC 11 23 20 4 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 8 .100 .143 .100 .243 2 0 2 0
1970 22 -5.6 CHC NL MLB CHC 20 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
1971 23 -2.7 Tacoma PCL AAA CHC 30 72 66 6 12 1 0 0 4 0 0 3 22 .182 .217 .197 .414 13 0 3 0
1971 23 -4.5 CHC NL MLB CHC 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
1972 24 -0.9 Wichita AA AAA CHC 28 50 45 4 11 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 15 .244 .271 .244 .515 11 0 2 1
1972 24 -3.2 CHC NL MLB CHC 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
1973 25 0.1 Wichita AA AAA CHC 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1973 25 -2.3 CHC NL MLB CHC 22 18 15 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 .200 .250 .200 .450 3 0 0 2 0 0
1974 26 0.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA NYY-TEX 24 39 35 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 17 .029 .081 .057 .138 2 0 2 0
1974 26 0.8 Syracuse IL AAA NYY 17 39 35 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 17 .029 .081 .057 .138 2 0 2 0
1974 26 1.1 Spokane PCL AAA TEX 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1974 26 -1.7 NYY AL MLB NYY 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975 27 -0.5 NYY AL MLB NYY 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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
1976 28 0.5 KCR AL MLB KCR 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1977 29 1.5 KCR AL MLB KCR 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978 30 2.5 KCR AL MLB KCR 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1979 31 3.2 KCR AL MLB KCR 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980 32 4.0 KCR AL MLB KCR 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981 33 4.3 KCR AL MLB KCR 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982 34 5.2 KCR AL MLB KCR 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1983 35 6.2 KCR AL MLB KCR 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1984 36 7.3 KCR AL MLB KCR 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1985 37 8.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB CHC-KCR 8 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 0 0 0 0
1985 37 10.9 Iowa AA AAA CHC 41 11 10 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 .300 .300 .300 .600 3 0 1 0 0
1985 37 8.1 KCR AL MLB KCR 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1985 37 8.3 CHC NL MLB CHC 5 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLB (16 seasons) MLB 405 38 33 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 15 .091 .143 .091 .234 3 0 0 3 0 0
Minors (7 seasons) Minors 155 223 200 15 34 4 0 0 12 0 1 10 66 .170 .209 .190 .399 38 0 12 1 0
All Levels (17 Seasons) 571 261 233 16 37 4 0 0 13 0 1 12 81 .159 .199 .176 .375 41 0 0 15 1 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
1969 21 Cubs AZIL WRk CHC P 11 11 2 9 0 0 1.000 1.00
1969 21 Tacoma PCL AAA CHC P 16 22 3 17 2 1 .909 1.25
1970 22 Tacoma PCL AAA CHC P 10 16 4 11 1 0 .938 1.50
1970 22 CHC NL MLB CHC P 20 38.0 7 1 6 0 1 1.000 1.66 0.35
1971 23 Tacoma PCL AAA CHC P 30 39 5 32 2 3 .949 1.23
1971 23 CHC NL MLB CHC P 6 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1972 24 Wichita AA AAA CHC P 26 23 2 20 1 0 .957 0.85
1972 24 CHC NL MLB CHC P 7 12.0 3 0 3 0 0 1.000 2.25 0.43
1973 25 Wichita AA AAA CHC P 5 6 1 5 0 0 1.000 1.20
1973 25 CHC NL MLB CHC P 21 65.0 20 7 13 0 0 1.000 2.77 0.95
1974 26 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA NYY-TEX P 24 30 8 21 1 1 .967 1.21
1974 26 Syracuse IL AAA NYY P 17 29 8 20 1 1 .966 1.65
1974 26 Spokane PCL AAA TEX P 7 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.14
1974 26 NYY AL MLB NYY P 8 56.0 12 4 8 0 0 1.000 1.93 1.50
1975 27 NYY AL MLB NYY P 26 151.0 29 8 21 0 2 1.000 1.73 1.12
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
1976 28 KCR AL MLB KCR P 20 63.0 16 4 12 0 2 1.000 2.29 0.80
1977 29 KCR AL MLB KCR P 52 106.0 26 6 18 2 1 .923 2.04 0.46
1978 30 KCR AL MLB KCR P 35 222.0 58 13 44 1 2 .983 2.31 1.63
1979 31 KCR AL MLB KCR P 39 234.0 55 15 38 2 5 .964 2.04 1.36
1980 32 KCR AL MLB KCR P 36 283.0 59 9 50 0 3 1.000 1.88 1.64
1981 33 KCR AL MLB KCR P 23 172.0 39 9 30 0 4 1.000 2.04 1.70
1982 34 KCR AL MLB KCR P 37 248.0 59 7 50 2 6 .966 2.07 1.54
1983 35 KCR AL MLB KCR P 34 200.0 54 12 42 0 5 1.000 2.43 1.59
1984 36 KCR AL MLB KCR P 31 169.0 36 6 30 0 1 1.000 1.92 1.16
1985 37 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB CHC-KCR P 8 24.0 10 6 4 0 0 1.000 3.75 1.25
1985 37 Iowa AA AAA CHC P 10 21 6 13 2 0 .905 1.90
1985 37 KCR AL MLB KCR P 3 4.0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 0.67
1985 37 CHC NL MLB CHC P 5 20.0 8 4 4 0 0 1.000 3.60 1.60
MLB (16 seasons) MLB P 403 2046.0 483 107 369 7 32 .986 2.09 1.18
Minors (7 seasons) Minors P 121 157 29 119 9 5 .943 1.22
All Levels (17 Seasons) P 535 2046.0 651 138 497 16 37 .975 2.09 1.19
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1969 21 Tacoma Cubs Pacific Coast League AAA
1969 21 AIL Cubs Arizona Instructional League WRk
1970 22 Tacoma Cubs Pacific Coast League AAA
1970 22 Chicago Cubs National League MLB 1 1970-04-30 1970-09-29
1971 23 Tacoma Cubs Pacific Coast League AAA
1971 23 Chicago Cubs National League MLB 1 1971-09-08 1971-09-29
1972 24 Wichita Aeros American Association AAA
1972 24 Chicago Cubs National League MLB 1 1972-04-20 1972-10-03
1973 25 Wichita Aeros American Association AAA
1973 25 Chicago Cubs National League MLB 1 1973-04-08 1973-09-10
1974 26 Spokane Indians Pacific Coast League AAA
1974 26 Syracuse Chiefs International League AAA
1974 26 New York Yankees American League MLB 1 1974-08-25 1974-09-28
1975 27 New York Yankees American League MLB 1 1975-04-13 1975-09-28
1976 28 Kansas City Royals American League MLB 1 1976-05-22 1976-10-03
1977 29 Kansas City Royals American League MLB 1 1977-04-07 1977-09-29
1978 30 Kansas City Royals American League MLB 1 1978-04-08 1978-10-01
1979 31 Kansas City Royals American League MLB 1 1979-04-07 1979-09-28
1980 32 Kansas City Royals American League MLB 1 1980-04-11 1980-10-03
1981 33 Kansas City Royals American League MLB 1 1981-04-10 1981-10-04
1982 34 Kansas City Royals American League MLB 1 1982-04-09 1982-10-03
1983 35 Kansas City Royals American League MLB 1 1983-04-04 1983-09-27
1984 36 Kansas City Royals American League MLB 1 1984-04-05 1984-09-29
1985 37 Iowa Cubs American Association AAA
1985 37 Kansas City Royals American League MLB 1 1985-04-21 1985-05-03
1985 37 Chicago Cubs National League MLB 2 1985-05-28 1985-07-27

Sabr ID: 61727557

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