Jim Ruark

James Barrett Ruark "Chief"
Born: April 24, 1919
Bostwick, GA US
Deceased: 1997
Primary Position: Catcher
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 185
Career: 1941-1953

Jim Ruark compiled a career batting average of .284 with 42 home runs and 112 RBI in his 473-game career with the Sanford Spinners, Hagerstown Owls, Sparta Saints, Jesup Bees, Fitzgerald Pioneers and Dublin Irish. He began playing during the 1941 season and last took the field during the 1953 campaign.

Sanford Spinners
Sanford Spinners
     

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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
1941DBISTSanford Spinners10738638611129216.288.288.497.785192
1946BINSL6Hagerstown Owls52162140203912121132128.279.373.421.7945901
1948DGASLSparta Saints1194024021182773.294.294.418.711168
1949DGASLSparta Saints118530443681342261210107661.302.411.460.87220465
1951DGASL(+) Jesup Bees9435535510717212.301.301.462.763164
1951DGASL(+) Fitzgerald Pioneers9435535510717212.301.301.462.763164
1952DGASLJesup Bees3614314334915.238.238.420.65760
1953DGASLDublin Irish4115615638804.244.244.372.61558
Totals47317791670884741071742112309789.284.325.444.76974106600


Fielding:

Year Level Lg Team Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
1941DBISTSanford SpinnersC1066966716.9797.198
1946BINSL6Hagerstown OwlsC4015930113.9454.7251
1949DGASLSparta SaintsC11863056170.9765.814
Totals2641485153443.9746.205100

Minor League Service:

Year Level League Team Affiliation First Appearance Final Appearance
1941DBi-State LeagueSanford Spinners
1946BInter-State LeagueHagerstown OwlsCHN
1948DGeorgia State LeagueSparta Saints
1949DGeorgia State LeagueSparta Saints
1951DGeorgia State LeagueJesup Bees
1951DGeorgia State LeagueFitzgerald Pioneers
1952DGeorgia State LeagueJesup Bees
1953DGeorgia State LeagueDublin IrishPIT




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