Phil Niekro

Philip Henry Niekro
Born: April 1, 1939
Blaine, OH USA
Primary Position: P
All Position(s) Played: P, PH, PR
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 180
Career: 1964-1987
Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame in 1997.
Minor League Statistics

Phil Niekro compiled a career batting average of .169 with 7 home runs and 109 RBI in his 866-game career with the Milwaukee Braves, Atlanta Braves, New York Yankees, Cleveland Indians and Toronto Blue Jays. He began playing during the 1964 season and last took the field during the 1987 campaign. Niekro was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1997.


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Pitching:

Year Lg Team W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
1964NLMilwaukee Braves004.80100200015.015108170810166
1965NLMilwaukee Braves23.4002.894112100674.7733224526349309324
1966NLAtlanta Braves43.5714.112801000250.3483223423517203224
1967NLAtlanta Braves119.5501.874620201019207.0164644395531297119827
1968NLAtlanta Braves1412.5382.59373431552257.022883741645314053161019
1969NLAtlanta Braves2313.6392.56403542141284.323593812157719350151143
1970NLAtlanta Braves1218.4004.27343211030229.722212410940682168626980
1971NLAtlanta Braves1514.5172.98423641842268.724811289277061733181101
1972NLAtlanta Braves1612.5713.06383611710282.3254112962253316453101150
1973NLAtlanta Braves1310.5653.3142307914245.0214103902189413150111023
1974NLAtlanta Braves2013.6062.38413911861302.32499180198831956461219
1975NLAtlanta Braves1515.5003.20393721310275.72851159829723144112151160
1976NLAtlanta Braves1711.6073.29383711020270.72491169918101717384141157
1977NLAtlanta Braves1620.4444.03444312020330.3315166148261641226283171428
1978NLAtlanta Braves1918.5142.88444212241334.3295129107161025248133111389
1979NLAtlanta Braves2120.5123.39444402310342.0311160129411138208114181436
1980NLAtlanta Braves1518.4553.63403821131275.0256119111308531763191137
1981NLAtlanta Braves77.5003.1022220330139.31205648656262102578
1982NLAtlanta Braves174.8103.6135350420234.32251069423731144314969
1983NLAtlanta Braves1110.5243.9734330200201.72129489181053128236888
1984ALNew York Yankees168.6673.0932311510215.7219857415760136302916
1985ALNew York Yankees1612.5714.0933330710220.0203110100291201149225955
1986ALCleveland Indians1111.5004.3234321500210.32411261012495181629951
1987ALCleveland Indians711.3895.8922220200123.714283811853157429561
1987ALToronto Blue Jays02.0008.2533000012.0151111470701156
1987NLAtlanta Braves0015.001100003.0655060000020
Totals318274.5373.358647168324545295404.350442337201248218098633421234222622677

Batting:

Year Lg Team GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
1964NLMilwaukee Braves10000000000000000000
1965NLMilwaukee Braves4210100100000003.100.100.100.200100000
1966NLAtlanta Braves281180000000006.000.000.000.000000300
1967NLAtlanta Braves46665747200200116.123.167.158.325922600
1968NLAtlanta Braves37957738102700022.104.104.195.29915001800
1969NLAtlanta Braves40106951120400700221.211.227.253.4792410900
1970NLAtlanta Braves348879512001300217.152.171.190.3611510610
1971NLAtlanta Braves4210192314100400020.152.160.163.3231501710
1972NLAtlanta Braves3810893718101400122.194.216.237.45322221110
1973NLAtlanta Braves429182310401200126.122.143.207.3501741700
1974NLAtlanta Braves411181045202001100318.192.220.212.4322211910
1975NLAtlanta Braves39106995172101000118.172.176.212.3892110420
1976NLAtlanta Braves3810594518301120108.191.198.255.4532431910
1977NLAtlanta Braves44123109219100700015.174.180.183.36420311210
1978NLAtlanta Braves451291205274001000325.225.248.258.5063131410
1979NLAtlanta Braves4413412310246001200119.195.213.244.4573012710
1980NLAtlanta Braves409690212500500119.133.143.189.3321720500
1981NLAtlanta Braves22555214000100011.077.077.077.154400300
1982NLAtlanta Braves359187617401700016.195.193.276.4692440310
1983NLAtlanta Braves347365312200500112.185.194.215.4091470610
1984ALNew York Yankees32000000000000000000
1985ALNew York Yankees33000000000000000000
1986ALCleveland Indians34000000000000000000
1987ALCleveland Indians22000000000000000000
1987ALToronto Blue Jays3000000000000000000
1987NLAtlanta Braves1110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Totals866170715378026042171090117314.169.183.211.3953253512129120


Fielding:

Year Lg Team Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G
1964NLMilwaukee BravesP10015.002011.0001.200.200
1965NLMilwaukee BravesP41174.761712.9582.772.561
1966NLAtlanta BravesP28050.3218011.0003.576.714
1967NLAtlanta BravesP4620207.0104044.9262.1741.087
1968NLAtlanta BravesP3734256.7185944.9512.7002.081
1969NLAtlanta BravesP4035284.3245134.9622.3741.875
1970NLAtlanta BravesP3432230.0143814.9812.0351.529
1971NLAtlanta BravesP4236269.0194426.9692.1081.500
1972NLAtlanta BravesP3836282.0264044.9432.1061.737
1973NLAtlanta BravesP4230245.0304144.9472.6081.690
1974NLAtlanta BravesP4139302.32242031.0001.9051.561
1975NLAtlanta BravesP3937275.72141021.0002.0241.590
1976NLAtlanta BravesP3837270.7194122.9681.9951.579
1977NLAtlanta BravesP4443330.32051051.0001.9341.614
1978NLAtlanta BravesP4442334.3176524.9762.2071.864
1979NLAtlanta BravesP4444342.0315613.9892.2891.977
1980NLAtlanta BravesP4038275.0184016.9831.8981.450
1981NLAtlanta BravesP2222139.31022021.0002.0671.455
1982NLAtlanta BravesP3535234.3183814.9822.1511.600
1983NLAtlanta BravesP3433201.7152726.9551.8741.235
1984ALNew York YankeesP3231215.7133614.9802.0451.531
1985ALNew York YankeesP3333220.01120051.0001.268.939
1986ALCleveland IndiansP3432210.393242.9111.7541.206
1987ALCleveland IndiansP2222123.71217011.0002.1111.318
1987ALToronto Blue JaysP3312.010001.000.750.333
1987NLAtlanta BravesP113.00000.000.000
Totals8647165404.33868783783.9722.1051.463

Postseason - Pitching:

Year Lg Team Rnd W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
1969NLAtlanta BravesNLCS01.0004.501100008.0994041400036
1982NLAtlanta BravesNLCS003.001100006.0622040500127
Totals01.0003.8622000014.015116081900163

Postseason - Batting:

Year Lg Team Rnd GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
1969NLAtlanta BravesNLCS1330000000001.000.000.000.000000000
1982NLAtlanta BravesNLCS1200000010000.000000110
Totals2530000010001.000.000.000.000000110

Postseason - Fielding:

Year Lg Team Rnd Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G
1969NLAtlanta BravesNLCSP118.003001.0003.3753.000
1982NLAtlanta BravesNLCSP116.011001.0003.0002.000
Totals2214.014001.0003.2142.500

Awards

1978 - NL Gold Glove P
1979 - NL Gold Glove P
1980 - NL Gold Glove P
1982 - NL Gold Glove P
1983 - NL Gold Glove P




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