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Preston Ward

  • Born: Jul 24, 1927 in Columbia, Missouri
  • Height:  6'4"
  • Weight:  190
  • MLB Experience: 9 years

Career Batting Stats

YEAR TEAM AVG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K OBP SLG OPS
1948 Brooklyn Dodgers .260 42 146 9 38 9 2 1 21 15 23 .000 .370 .000
1950 Chicago Cubs .253 80 285 31 72 11 2 6 33 27 42 .000 .368 .000
1953 Chicago Cubs .230 33 100 10 23 5 0 4 12 18 21 .000 .400 .000
1953 Pittsburgh Pirates .210 88 281 35 59 7 1 8 27 44 39 .000 .327 .000
1953 Total .215 121 381 45 82 12 1 12 39 62 60 .000 .346 .000
1954 Pittsburgh Pirates .269 117 360 37 97 16 2 7 48 39 61 .337 .383 .721
1955 Pittsburgh Pirates .212 84 179 16 38 7 4 5 25 22 28 .296 .380 .675
1956 Cleveland Indians .253 87 150 18 38 10 0 6 21 16 20 .325 .440 .765
1956 Pittsburgh Pirates .333 16 30 3 10 0 1 1 11 6 4 .432 .500 .932
1956 Total .267 103 180 21 48 10 1 7 32 22 24 .345 .450 .795
1957 Cleveland Indians .182 10 11 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .182 .273 .455
1958 Cleveland Indians .338 48 148 22 50 3 1 4 21 10 27 .379 .453 .832
1958 Kansas City Athletics .254 81 268 28 68 10 1 6 24 27 36 .319 .366 .684
1958 Total .284 129 416 50 118 13 2 10 45 37 63 .340 .397 .737
1959 Kansas City Athletics .248 58 109 8 27 4 1 2 19 7 12 .286 .358 .644
Totals: .253 744 2067 219 522 83 15 50 262 231 315 .326 .380 .706

 

YEAR TEAM HBP GDP TB IBB SH SF SB CS SB% AB/HR AB/K
1948 Brooklyn Dodgers 0 0 54 0 1 0 0 0 .000 146.0 6.3
1950 Chicago Cubs 0 6 105 0 7 0 3 0 .000 47.5 6.8
1953 Chicago Cubs 0 3 40 0 1 0 3 1 .750 25.0 4.8
1953 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 6 92 0 5 0 1 3 .250 35.1 7.2
1953 Total 1 9 132 0 6 0 4 4 .500 31.8 6.4
1954 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 5 138 0 3 4 0 0 .000 51.4 5.9
1955 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 3 68 4 5 2 0 0 .000 35.8 6.4
1956 Cleveland Indians 0 0 66 0 4 0 0 0 .000 25.0 7.5
1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 0 15 0 0 1 0 0 .000 30.0 7.5
1956 Total 0 0 81 0 4 1 0 0 .000 25.7 7.5
1957 Cleveland Indians 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .0 5.5
1958 Cleveland Indians 1 1 67 1 1 2 0 1 .000 37.0 5.5
1958 Kansas City Athletics 0 3 98 2 4 3 0 1 .000 44.7 7.4
1958 Total 1 4 165 3 5 5 0 2 .000 41.6 6.6
1959 Kansas City Athletics 0 3 39 1 0 3 0 0 .000 54.5 9.1
Totals: 2 30 785 8 31 15 7 6 .538 41.3 6.6

Career Fielding Stats

YEAR TEAM POS G PO A E DP FPCT
1948 Brooklyn Dodgers 1B 38 268 20 3 21 .990
1950 Chicago Cubs 1B 76 734 73 4 78 .995
1953 Chicago Cubs 1B 7 49 1 7 9 .877
1953 Chicago Cubs UN 27 49 0 2 0 .961
1953 Pittsburgh Pirates 1B 78 693 64 7 65 .991
1954 Pittsburgh Pirates 1B 48 338 41 6 31 .984
1954 Pittsburgh Pirates 3B 11 7 20 3 0 .900
1954 Pittsburgh Pirates UN 42 74 8 6 3 .932
1955 Pittsburgh Pirates 1B 48 384 35 1 41 .998
1955 Pittsburgh Pirates UN 1 0 0 0 0 .000
1956 Cleveland Indians 1B 60 226 21 3 20 .988
1956 Cleveland Indians UN 17 29 1 0 0 1.000
1956 Pittsburgh Pirates 3B 5 3 3 0 0 1.000
1956 Pittsburgh Pirates UN 5 2 0 0 0 1.000
1957 Cleveland Indians 1B 1 3 0 0 0 1.000
1958 Cleveland Indians 1B 21 135 12 0 12 1.000
1958 Cleveland Indians 3B 24 16 28 2 2 .957
1958 Kansas City Athletics 1B 39 346 23 4 28 .989
1958 Kansas City Athletics 3B 34 23 53 8 4 .905
1958 Kansas City Athletics UN 2 3 0 0 0 1.000
1959 Kansas City Athletics 1B 22 161 7 3 14 .982
1959 Kansas City Athletics UN 1 0 0 1 0 .000
Totals: 607 3543 410 60 328 .985
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