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Ches Buchanan



Chester Floyd Buchanan Jr.
(Buck; Ches)

Born: August 10, 1906 in Philadelphia, PA
Died: August 8, 1964 in New York, NY
          (57 years old)

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• Buried: Long Island National Cemetery (Farmingdale, NY)


Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
PS
NN2
28
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
3.1
5
4
4
0
1
2
0
0
17
10.80
47
PBG
IND
29
SP
0
2
.000
3
2
2
0
0
22.2
15
12
30
2
9
8
0
0
105
4.76
127
PS
NN2
33
SP
4
7
.364
17
13
8
0
1
108.2
61
46
107
21
38
0
1
3.81
134
PS
NN2
34
SP
1
8
.111
10
9
5
1
0
57.1
49
35
79
17
26
1
0
5.49
76
PS
NN2
35
SP
4
1
.800
8
5
3
0
0
45.1
24
21
46
13
27
1
1
4.17
95
PS
NN2
36
SP
6
4
.600
13
9
5
0
0
73.1
52
42
87
1
26
16
0
1
334
5.15
99
PS
NN2
37
SP
0
1
.000
2
1
0
0
0
5.0
11
7
14
2
4
0
0
12.60
34
7
2
SP
15
24
.385
54
40
23
1
1
315.2
217
167
367
3
89
121
2
3
456
4.76
99
162 Game Average
11
17
.385
39
29
17
1
1
228.1
157
121
265
7
64
88
1
2
1069
4.76
99
 
Team Lg Pos
6
Philadelphia Stars
SP
15
22
.405
51
38
21
1
1
293.0
202
155
337
1
80
113
2
3
351
4.76
98
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
-
0
2
.000
3
2
2
0
0
22.2
15
12
30
2
9
8
0
0
105
4.76
127



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
PS
NN2
28
SP
3.1
1.50
1.52
11.8%
11.2%
5.9%
8.5%
2.00
1.31
0.0%
1.4%
PBG
IND
29
SP
22.2
1.72
1.64
7.6%
12.6%
8.6%
8.4%
0.89
1.49
1.9%
0.9%
PS
NN2
33
SP
108.2
1.18
1.55
8.5%
11.5%
4.7%
9.7%
1.81
1.19
PS
NN2
34
SP
57.1
1.67
1.39
9.9%
10.2%
6.5%
8.0%
1.53
1.28
PS
NN2
35
SP
45.1
1.30
1.34
14.1%
12.0%
6.8%
8.8%
2.08
1.36
PS
NN2
36
SP
73.1
1.54
1.56
4.8%
11.5%
7.8%
9.4%
0.62
1.22
0.3%
0.7%
PS
NN2
37
SP
5.0
3.20
1.43
12.9%
10.0%
6.5%
7.4%
2.00
1.35
7
2
SP
315.2
1.44
1.50
8.7%
11.4%
6.4%
9.0%
1.36
1.26
0.7%
0.8%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
6
Philadelphia Stars
SP
293.0
1.42
1.48
8.8%
11.3%
6.2%
9.1%
1.41
1.25
0.3%
0.7%
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
-
22.2
1.72
1.64
7.6%
12.6%
8.6%
8.4%
0.89
1.49
1.9%
0.9%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
PS
NN2
28
SP
1
17
16
5
4
2
0
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
.250
.294
.375
.669
PBG
IND
29
SP
3
105
90
15
30
7
1
2
1
9
8
0
6
1
.333
.394
.500
.894
PS
NN2
33
SP
17
61
107
21
38
1
PS
NN2
34
SP
10
49
79
17
26
0
PS
NN2
35
SP
8
24
46
13
27
1
PS
NN2
36
SP
13
334
302
52
87
14
5
1
1
26
16
1
5
.288
.347
.377
.724
PS
NN2
37
SP
2
11
14
2
4
0
7
2
SP
54
456
408
217
367
23
6
3
2
89
121
3
11
1
.297
.355
.404
.759
 
Team Lg Pos
6
Philadelphia Stars
SP
51
351
318
202
337
16
5
1
1
80
113
3
5
0
.286
.344
.377
.721
1
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
-
3
105
90
15
30
7
1
2
1
9
8
0
6
1
.333
.394
.500
.894

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