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Buck O'Neil



John Jordan O'Neil Jr.


Born: November 13, 1911 in Carrabelle, FL
Died: October 6, 2006 in Kansas City, MO
          (94 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 190
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Notes:


• College: Edward Waters College (Jacksonville, FL)
• Buried: Forest Hill & Calvary Cemetery (Kansas City, MO)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MRS
NAL
25
LF
9
34
34
5
10
1
4
0
4
0
0
0
0
.294
.294
.559
.853
138
KCM
NAL
26
1B
39
145
127
25
33
7
3
3
19
11
16
0
2
.260
.343
.433
.776
122
KCM
27
1B
51
190
171
23
36
6
5
1
23
4
15
4
.211
.274
.322
.596
73
KCM
NAL
28
1B
31
121
114
19
35
7
3
1
30
5
6
1
.307
.342
.447
.789
141
KCM
NAL
29
1B
32
139
129
18
30
5
2
0
11
6
7
3
.233
.272
.302
.574
79
MULT
30
1B
42
174
167
23
46
7
2
1
25
3
0
5
2
0
0
2
0
0
.275
.297
.359
.656
97
31
1B
40
157
146
21
42
4
0
1
18
4
8
0
1
2
0
0
.288
.329
.336
.665
107
KCM
34
1B
34
140
122
18
36
2
3
2
16
3
16
0
2
.295
.377
.410
.787
125
KCM
NAL
35
1B
36
144
127
27
34
6
1
2
15
9
13
1
3
.268
.340
.378
.718
102
KCM
36
1B
21
80
75
7
19
1
0
0
10
2
5
0
0
.253
.300
.267
.567
55
10
3
1B
335
1324
1212
186
321
46
23
11
171
47
0
91
2
0
2
19
0
0
.265
.317
.368
.685
101
162 Game Average
640
586
90
155
22
11
5
83
24
0
44
108
0
2
9
0
0
.265
.317
.368
.685
101
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Memphis Red Sox
LF
9
34
34
5
10
1
4
0
4
0
0
0
0
.294
.294
.559
.853
138
9
Kansas City Monarchs
1B
323
1279
1168
181
311
45
19
11
166
47
91
2
18
0
.266
.320
.366
.686
102
2
West All Stars
-
3
11
10
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
MRS
NAL
34
.370
.323
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.265
.107
KCM
NAL
145
.356
.325
11.0%
7.8%
2.1%
0.7%
.173
.096
KCM
190
.278
.320
7.9%
8.9%
0.5%
0.8%
.111
.096
KCM
NAL
121
.374
.318
5.0%
9.2%
0.8%
0.6%
.140
.074
KCM
NAL
139
.271
.304
5.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.070
.078
MULT
174
.305
.313
2.9%
1.1%
7.3%
2.50
0.6%
0.7%
.084
.082
157
.319
.308
5.1%
0.0%
7.1%
0.6%
0.5%
.048
.075
KCM
140
.374
.335
11.4%
8.4%
1.4%
0.9%
.115
.086
KCM
NAL
144
.340
.338
9.0%
8.9%
1.4%
0.8%
.110
.095
KCM
80
.279
.345
6.3%
8.3%
0.0%
1.0%
.013
.109
10
3
1324
.322
.322
6.9%
8.2%
18.2%
10.0%
0.00
1.01
0.8%
0.7%
.103
.088
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Memphis Red Sox
34
.370
.323
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.265
.107
9
Kansas City Monarchs
1279
.324
.322
7.1%
8.2%
0.9%
0.7%
.099
.087
2
West All Stars
11
.000
.309
0.0%
10.1%
18.2%
10.0%
0.00
1.01
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.068

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