Tex Nelson

Robert Sidney Nelson Sr. "Babe"
Born: August 7, 1936
Dallas, TX US
Deceased: July 22, 2011
Mesquite, TX US
Primary Position: First base
All Position(s) Played: LF, OF, P
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 205
Career: 1957-1961
Major League Statistics

Tex Nelson compiled a career batting average of .279 with 75 home runs and 243 RBI in his 376-game career with the San Antonio Missions, Vancouver Mounties, Wilson Tobs, Dallas Rangers, Tri-City Braves, Knoxville Smokies, Asheville Tourists, Stockton Ports, Victoria/Ardmore Rosebuds and Little Rock Travelers. He began playing during the 1957 season and last took the field during the 1961 campaign.


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Pitching:

Year Level Lg Team W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
1959BNORWTri-City Braves0020.0
1961CCALLStockton Ports11.50070.00
Totals11.5009000000.000000000000

Batting:

Year Level 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
1957OpenPCLVancouver Mounties616167.438.438.438.8757
1957AATLSan Antonio Missions43125117113310051500722.282.328.496.82458100
1958BCARLWilson Tobs4515714015379192601552.264.335.536.871750202
1958AATLDallas Rangers51144124153790227001632.298.382.419.80152202
1959BNORWTri-City Braves582471984958111215704669.293.425.6771.1021343102
1959ASALL2(+) Knoxville Smokies3816013318306082402338.226.344.451.795602023
1959ASALL2(+) Asheville Tourists3816013318306082402338.226.344.451.795602023
1960BNORWTri-City Braves1164403646210312129900170119.283.398.560.958204204
1961AASOUALittle Rock Travelers28997913218041401821.266.404.519.923411013
1961AATLVictoria/Ardmore Rosebuds16544481021410001017.227.370.591.96126000
1961CCALLStockton Ports13211911001400213.053.143.211.3534000
Totals376130311011743076147524301184345.279.383.546.92960137295


Fielding:

Year Level Lg Team Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
1957AATLSan Antonio MissionsLF2832261.8501.214
1958BCARLWilson TobsOF3847141.9231.263
1958AATLDallas Rangers1B1711613410.9707.588
1958AATLDallas RangersLF1535130.9232.400
1959BNORWTri-City Braves1B54434211131.9768.426
1959BNORWTri-City BravesP2.000
1960BNORWTri-City Braves1B109779531572.9827.633
1961AASOUALittle Rock Travelers1B2516414322.9837.120
1961AATLVictoria/Ardmore Rosebuds1B131031019.9918.692
Totals301171011547146.9756.063

Minor League Service:

Year Level League Team Affiliation First Appearance Final Appearance
1957AATexas LeagueSan Antonio MissionsBAL
1957OpenPacific Coast LeagueVancouver MountiesBAL
1958BCarolina LeagueWilson TobsBAL
1958AATexas LeagueDallas Rangers
1959BNorthwest LeagueTri-City Braves
1959ASouth Atlantic LeagueKnoxville SmokiesDET
1959ASouth Atlantic LeagueAsheville TouristsPHI
1960BNorthwest LeagueTri-City BravesBAL
1961CCalifornia LeagueStockton PortsBAL
1961AATexas LeagueVictoria/Ardmore RosebudsBAL
1961AASouthern AssociationLittle Rock TravelersBAL




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