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Bob Purkey MLB Career Stats

W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
129-115 3.79 2114.2 793 1.27

Bob Purkey Bio

  • Full Name: Robert Thomas Purkey
  • Born: 7/14/1929 in Pittsburgh, PA
  • Debut: 4/14/1954
  • Last Game: 7/26/1966
  • Died: 3/16/2008 in Allegheny County, PA
Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
MLB Career Stats 129 115 3.79 386 276 9 2114.2 793 1.27

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Bob Purkey Stats

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Awards

Bob Purkey Awards

NL All-Star

Year Team League
1958 Cincinnati NL
1961 Cincinnati NL
1961 Cincinnati NL
1962 Cincinnati NL
1962 Cincinnati NL

NL Player of the Month

Month Team League
05/1962 Cincinnati NL

Bob Purkey Leaderboards

Earned Run Average

Season ERA Rank
1957 3.86 20th in NL
1958 3.60 11th in NL
1959 4.25 22nd in NL
1960 3.60 16th in NL
1961 3.73 11th in NL
1962 2.81 3rd in NL
1964 3.04 12th in NL

Wins

Season W Rank
1957 11 18th in NL
1958 17 4th in NL
1959 13 15th in NL
1960 17 8th in NL
1961 16 7th in NL
1962 23 3rd in NL
1964 11 23rd in NL

Winning Percentage

Season WPCT Rank
1957 .440 21st in NL
1958 .607 5th in NL
1959 .419 23rd in NL
1960 .607 7th in NL
1961 .571 10th in NL
1962 .821 1st in NL
1964 .550 15th in NL

Strikeouts

Season SO Rank
1961 116 13th in NL
1962 141 15th in NL

Saves

Season SV Rank
1957 2 25th in NL

WHIP

Season WHIP Rank
1957 1.29 12th in NL
1958 1.23 24th in NL
1959 1.30 11th in NL
1960 1.26 18th in NL
1964 1.18 24th in NL

Batting Average Against

Season AVG Rank
1957 .278 3rd in NL
1958 .268 9th in NL
1959 .279 2nd in NL
1960 .265 5th in NL
1961 .255 13th in NL
1962 .240 24th in NL
1964 .246 21st in NL

Games Started

Season GS Rank
1958 34 5th in NL
1959 33 10th in NL
1960 33 9th in NL
1961 34 9th in NL
1962 37 6th in NL

Complete Games

Season CG Rank
1957 6 23rd in NL
1958 17 4th in NL
1959 9 16th in NL
1960 11 11th in NL
1961 13 5th in NL
1962 18 5th in NL
1964 9 18th in NL

Shutouts

Season SHO Rank
1957 1 22nd in NL
1958 3 2nd in NL
1959 1 23rd in NL
1960 1 20th in NL
1961 1 19th in NL
1962 2 10th in NL
1964 2 20th in NL
1965 1 19th in NL

Innings Pitched

Season IP Rank
1957 179.2 23rd in NL
1958 250.0 5th in NL
1959 218.0 17th in NL
1960 252.2 9th in NL
1961 246.1 8th in NL
1962 288.1 2nd in NL

Games

Season G Rank
1957 48 11th in NL
1959 38 25th in NL
1960 41 19th in NL

Strikeouts per Nine Innings

Season K/9 Rank
1959 3.22 25th in NL
1961 4.24 23rd in NL

Strikeout/Walk Ratio

Season K/BB Rank
1957 1.34 24th in NL
1958 1.43 18th in NL
1959 1.81 17th in NL
1960 1.64 21st in NL
1961 2.27 8th in NL
1962 2.20 9th in NL

Bases on Balls

Season BB Rank
1954 62 22nd in NL
1962 64 24th in NL

Hits

Season H Rank
1957 194 19th in NL
1958 259 4th in NL
1959 241 9th in NL
1960 259 5th in NL
1961 245 3rd in NL
1962 260 8th in NL
1964 181 25th in NL

Home Runs

Season HR Rank
1958 25 7th in NL
1959 25 7th in NL
1960 23 10th in NL
1961 27 6th in NL
1962 28 5th in NL
1965 20 18th in NL

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