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Catfish Hunter
James Augustus Hunter (Jim)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 0", Weight 195 lb.
Debut May 13, 1965
Born April 8, 1946 in Hertford, NC
Died August 9, 1999 in Hertford, NC

Pitching   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  W   L   G   GS  CG SHO SV   IP     H   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA *lgERAa *ERA+
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 1965 19 KCA AL   8   8  32  20   3   2  0  133.0  124   63  21   46   82  4.26  3.49   82
 1966 20 KCA AL   9  11  30  25   4   0  0  176.7  158   79  17   64  103  4.02  3.40   84
 1967 21 KCA AL  13  17  35  35  13   5  0  259.7  209   81  16   84  196  2.81  3.20  114
 1968 22 OAK AL  13  13  36  34  11   2  1  234.0  210   87  29   69  172  3.35  2.83   85
 1969 23 OAK AL  12  15  38  35  10   3  0  247.0  210   92  34   85  150  3.35  3.45  103
 1970 24 OAK AL  18  14  40  40   9   1  0  262.3  253  111  32   74  178  3.81  3.53   93
 1971 25 OAK AL  21  11  37  37  16   4  0  273.7  225   90  27   80  181  2.96  3.33  112
 1972 26 OAK AL  21   7  38  37  16   5  0  295.3  200   67  21   70  191  2.04  2.86  140
 1973 27 OAK AL  21   5  36  36  11   3  0  256.3  222   95  39   69  124  3.34  3.56  107
 1974 28 OAK AL  25  12  41  41  23   6  0  318.3  268   88  25   46  143  2.49  3.34  134
 1975 29 NYY AL  23  14  39  39  30   7  0  328.0  248   94  25   83  177  2.58  3.64  141
 1976 30 NYY AL  17  15  36  36  21   2  0  298.7  268  117  28   68  173  3.53  3.42   97
 1977 31 NYY AL   9   9  22  22   8   1  0  143.3  137   75  29   47   52  4.71  3.95   84
 1978 32 NYY AL  12   6  21  20   5   1  0  118.0   98   47  16   35   56  3.58  3.63  101
 1979 33 NYY AL   2   9  19  19   1   0  0  105.0  128   62  15   34   34  5.31  4.11   77
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 15 Yr WL% .574 224 166 500 476 181  42  1 3449.3 2958 1248 374  954 2012  3.26  3.39  104
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
 162 Game Avg    15  11  34  33  12   2  0  240.3  206   86  26   66  140  3.26  3.39  104
 Career High     25  17  41  41  30   7  1  328.0  268  117  39   85  196  2.04  4.11  141
+--------------+---+---+---+---+---+---+--+------+----+----+---+----+----+-----+-----+----+
                 W   L   G   GS  CG SHO SV   IP     H   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA *lgERA *ERA+

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  G   AB    R    H   2B 3B  HR  RBI  SB CS  BB  SO   BA   OBP   SLG   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1965 19 KCA AL  32   40    3    6   1  0   0    1   0  0   0  14  .150  .150  .175    7   6   0   0   0   0
 1966 20 KCA AL  30   59    5    9   1  1   0    4   1  0   3  21  .153  .194  .203   12   3   0   0   0   0
 1967 21 KCA AL  37   92    9   18   4  0   2    6   0  0   0  32  .196  .196  .304   28   2   0   0   0   1
 1968 22 OAK AL  39   82    9   19   3  0   1    8   0  0   0  19  .232  .232  .305   25   8   0   0   0   0
 1969 23 OAK AL  42   85    5   19   2  0   1    9   0  0   1  24  .224  .227  .282   24   1   2   0   0   5
 1970 24 OAK AL  43   90   10   18   4  1   1    6   0  0   2  23  .200  .215  .300   27   6   1   0   0   1
 1971 25 OAK AL  38  103   14   36   1  1   1   12   1  0   2  11  .350  .362  .408   42   4   0   0   0   3
 1972 26 OAK AL  39  105    5   23   0  0   0    5   0  0   0  16  .219  .215  .219   23   9   2   0   0   0
 1973 27 OAK AL  37    1    0    1   0  0   0    0   0  0   0   0 1.000 1.000 1.000    1   0   0   0   0   0
 1976 30 NYY AL  36    1    0    0   0  0   0    0   0  0   0   0  .000  .000  .000    0   0   0   0   0   0
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 15 Seasons     515  658   60  149  16  3   6   51   2  0   8 160  .226  .234  .287  189  39   5   0   0  10
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 162 Game Avg        207   19   47   5  1   2   16   1  0   3  50  .226  .234  .287   59  12   2   0   0   3
 Career High     43  105   14   36   4  1   2   12   1  0   3  32                     42   9   2   0   0   5
+--------------+---+----+----+----+---+--+---+----+---+--+---+---+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  G   AB    R    H   2B 3B  HR  RBI  SB CS  BB  SO   BA   OBP   SLG   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 

Special Batting   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg  PA  Outs  RC   xR  xR27  xW   OWP    BA *lgBA   OBP *lgOBP  SLG *lgSLG  OPS *lgOPS*OPS+ psOPS  SB% 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 1965 19 KCA AL   46   40    1                     | .150  .250| .150  .320| .175  .383| .325  .703|  -7         0%
 1966 20 KCA AL   65   53    2                     | .153  .244| .194  .311| .203  .378| .397  .689|  16       100%
 1967 21 KCA AL   94   77    5                     | .196  .240| .196  .309| .304  .360| .500  .668|  48         0%
 1968 22 OAK AL   90   71    5                     | .232  .233| .232  .301| .305  .344| .537  .645|  66         0%
 1969 23 OAK AL   89   74    5                     | .224  .249| .227  .326| .282  .376| .510  .703|  45         0%
 1970 24 OAK AL   99   80    5                     | .200  .253| .215  .327| .300  .387| .515  .714|  43         0%
 1971 25 OAK AL  109   74   15                     | .350  .252| .362  .325| .408  .375| .770  .700| 120       100%
 1972 26 OAK AL  116   93    5                     | .219  .241| .215  .308| .219  .348| .434  .656|  33         0%
 1973 27 OAK AL    1    0    1                     |1.000  .300|1.000  .300|1.000  .400|2.000  .700| 483         0%
 1976 30 NYY AL    1    1    0                     | .000  .300| .000  .300| .000  .400| .000  .700| -100         0%
+--------------+----+----+----+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+----+
 15 Seasons      710  563   44                     | .226  .245| .234  .316| .287  .367| .521  .683|  52       100%

* indicates the value is park adjusted

Fielding   

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO    A    E   DP    FP   lgFP  RnF  lgRnF  GS  Inn  
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 1965 19 KCA AL   P*  32      4   16    2    1  .909  .951  1.35  2.04  20  133.0
 1966 20 KCA AL   P*  30     10   14    3    1  .889  .952  1.22  1.99  25  176.7
 1967 21 KCA AL   P*  35     15   16    1    1  .969  .957  1.07  1.96  35  259.7
                 1B    1      0    0    0    0  .000  .000  0.00  8.30           
 1968 22 OAK AL   P*  36     16   20    4    0  .900  .957  1.38  1.89  34  234.0
 1969 23 OAK AL   P*  38     17   32    0    4 1.000  .951  1.79  1.88  35  247.0
 1970 24 OAK AL   P*  40     17   24    1    3  .976  .951  1.41  1.86  40  262.3
 1971 25 OAK AL   P*  37     15   26    0    1 1.000  .958  1.35  1.98  37  273.7
 1972 26 OAK AL   P*  38     23   30    2    1  .964  .950  1.62  1.86  37  295.3
 1973 27 OAK AL   P*  36     11   24    1    0  .972  .951  1.23  1.86  36  256.3
 1974 28 OAK AL   P*  41     25   27    3    1  .945  .947  1.47  1.81  41  318.3
 1975 29 NYY AL   P*  39     23   26    3    0  .942  .940  1.34  1.87  39  328.0
 1976 30 NYY AL   P*  36     24   30    2    2  .964  .950  1.63  1.87  36  298.7
 1977 31 NYY AL   P*  22      4   11    0    1 1.000  .948  0.94  1.95  22  143.3
 1978 32 NYY AL   P*  21     11   13    0    0 1.000  .954  1.83  1.90  20  118.0
 1979 33 NYY AL   P*  19     10   10    1    0  .952  .949  1.71  1.92  19  105.0
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Position Total   P* 500    225  319   23   16  .959  .951  1.42  1.90 476 3449.3
                 1B    1      0    0    0    0  .000  .000  0.00  8.30           
+--------------+---+----+------+----+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+---+------+
 Overall Total       501    225  319   23   16  .959  .951  1.09  1.47

* indicates Innings Played rather than Games Played was used in Range Factor calculations.
# indicates breakdown of outfield by position games played is for entire career.

Postseason Pitching

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  ERA    W-L  SV CG   IP   H   ER  BB  SO
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
 1971 ALCS  OAK BAL   L    1   5.62  0-1   0  1   8.0   7   5   2   6
 1972 ALCS  OAK DET   W    2   1.17  0-0   0  0  15.3  10   2   5   9
      WS    OAK CIN   W    3   2.81  2-0   0  0  16.0  12   5   6  11
 1973 ALCS  OAK BAL   W    2   1.65  2-0   0  1  16.3  12   3   5   6
      WS    OAK NYM   W    2   2.03  1-0   0  0  13.3  11   3   4   6
 1974 ALCS  OAK BAL   W    2   4.63  1-1   0  0  11.7  11   6   2   6
      WS    OAK LAD   W    2   1.17  1-0   1  0   7.7   5   1   2   5
 1976 ALCS  NYY KCR   W    2   4.50  1-1   0  1  12.0  10   6   1   5
      WS    NYY CIN   L    1   3.12  0-1   0  1   8.7  10   3   4   5
 1977 WS    NYY LAD   W    2  10.38  0-1   0  0   4.3   6   5   0   1
 1978 ALCS  NYY KCR   W    1   4.50  0-0   0  0   6.0   7   3   3   5
      WS    NYY LAD   W    2   4.15  1-1   0  0  13.0  13   6   1   5
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
  6 World Series     5-1  12   3.29  5-3   1  1  63.0  57  23  17  33
 12 Postseason Ser  10-2  22   3.27  9-6   1  4 132.3 114  48  35  70
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+

Postseason Batting

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO  BA    OBP   SLG  SB
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1971 ALCS  OAK BAL   L    1   3  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  1  .000  .000  .000  0
 1972 ALCS  OAK DET   W    2   6  0  1  0  0  0   0  0  2  .167  .167  .167  0
      WS    OAK CIN   W    3   5  0  1  0  0  0   1  2  1  .200  .429  .200  0
 1973 ALCS  OAK BAL   W    2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
      WS    OAK NYM   W    2   5  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  3  .000  .000  .000  0
 1974 ALCS  OAK BAL   W    2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
      WS    OAK LAD   W    2   2  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  2  .000  .000  .000  0
 1976 ALCS  NYY KCR   W    2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
      WS    NYY CIN   L    1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
 1977 WS    NYY LAD   W    2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
 1978 ALCS  NYY KCR   W    1   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
      WS    NYY LAD   W    2   0  0  0  0  0  0   0  0  0  .000  .000  .000  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
  6 World Series     5-1  12  12  0  1  0  0  0   1  2  6  .083  .214  .083  0
 12 Postseason Ser  10-2  22  21  0  2  0  0  0   1  2  9  .095  .174  .095  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+

Appearances on Leaderboards and Awards  

Awards are Year-League-Award, Stats are Year-Value-Rank

All-Star
1966
1967
1970
1972
1973
1974
1975
1976
Awards
1974-AL-CYA
Top 10 MVP
1973-AL-10
1974-AL-6
Top 10 CYA
1972-AL-4
1973-AL-3
1974-AL-1
1975-AL-2
ERA
1972-2.04-3
1974-2.49-1
1975-2.58-2
Wins
1970-18-8
1971-21-4
1972-21-4
1973-21-4
1974-25-1
1975-23-1
1976-17-8
Car-224-62
Won-Loss %
1971-.656-8
1972-.750-3
1973-.808-2
1974-.676-6
(BB + H)/9IP
1971-10.03-7
1972-8.23-2
1973-10.22-3
1974-8.88-1
1975-9.08-1
1976-10.13-6
Car-10.21-42
Hits Allowed/9IP
1967-7.24-7
1971-7.40-9
1972-6.09-2
1973-7.79-6
1974-7.58-5
1975-6.80-1
Car-7.72-50
Base on Balls/9IP
1970-2.54-9
1972-2.13-8
1973-2.42-8
1974-1.30-2
1975-2.28-5
1976-2.05-8
Strikeouts/9IP
1976-5.21-8
Innings
1967-259.7-6
1970-262.3-10
1972-295.3-4
1974-318.3-5
1975-328.0-1
1976-298.7-2
Car-3449.3-71
Strikeouts
1967-196-8
1968-172-10
1970-178-9
1971-181-10
1972-191-8
1975-177-7
1976-173-5
Car-2012-55
Games Started
1968-34-10
1970-40-1
1972-37-9
1974-41-2
1975-39-3
1976-36-7
Car-476-54
Comp. Games
1967-13-4
1968-11-9
1971-16-9
1972-16-7
1974-23-6
1975-30-1
1976-21-4
Shutouts
1967-5-6
1969-3-10
1971-4-7
1972-5-7
1974-6-2
1975-7-2
Car-42-38
Home Runs Allow.
1968-29-2
1969-34-2
1970-32-3
1971-27-7
1972-21-9
1973-39-1
1974-25-8
1975-25-8
1976-28-1
1977-29-5
Car-374-14
Hits Allowed
1967-209-6
1968-210-6
1970-253-7
1976-268-4
Losses
1967-17-3
1969-15-8
1970-14-10
1976-15-8
Car-166-93
Adjusted ERA+
1972-140-5
1974-134-4
1975-141-3
       

Black Ink: Pitching - 20 (Average HOFer ~ 40)
Gray Ink: Pitching - 148 (Average HOFer ~ 185)
HOF Standards: Pitching - 42.0 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Pitching - 110.5 (Likely HOFer > 100)

Act.- Denotes rank among active players, Car. - Denotes career rank

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* - Signifies Hall of Famer

 

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