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When was George Stone drafted by the Braves?
June 7, 1966: Drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 5th round of the 1966 amateur draft. November 2, 1972: Traded by the Atlanta Braves with Felix Millan to the New York Mets for Danny Frisella and Gary Gentry. February 24, 1976: Traded by the New York Mets to the Texas Rangers for Bill Hands.
Where do the stats come from in baseball?
Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1901) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available. Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
Where do CG and GS come from in baseball?
CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1901 on. Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1916 to 1972 and complete from then on.
Where did George Stone play college basketball and baseball?
Atlanta Braves. Stone played college baseball and basketball for Louisiana Tech, and was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 1966 Major League Baseball draft.
What did George Stone do for the Mets?
As with the Braves, Stone began his career with the Mets as a relief pitcher, going 1–0 with a save and a 0.60 ERA before being added to the starting rotation.
What was George Stone’s career winning percentage for the Texas Rangers?
Following the 1975 season, he was traded to the Texas Rangers for Bill Hands. Stone (and Hands) retired from baseball instead. In his career, Stone won 60 games against 57 losses, a .513 winning percentage, with 590 strikeouts and a 3.89 ERA in 1020.2 innings pitched.