Archive for December, 2013

The most plunked batters born on December 31st

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

49 hbp – Bobby Byrne, born 12/31/1884, 432nd all time, played from 1907 to 1917
14 hbp – Pete Sweeney, born 12/31/1863, 2002nd all time, played from 1888 to 1890
12 hbp – King Kelly, born 12/31/1857, 2227th all time, played from 1878 to 1893
7 hbp – Joe Simpson, born 12/31/1951, 3033rd all time, played from 1975 to 1983
5 hbp – Sil Campusano, born 12/31/1965, 3568th all time, played from 1988 to 1991
5 hbp – Walt Goldsby, born 12/31/1861, 3568th all time, played from 1884 to 1888

active leader:
2 hbp – Nathan Freiman, born 12/31/1986, 4860th all time, played from 2013 to 2013

pitching plunk leaders born on December 31st

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

85 hbp – Tommy Byrne, born 12/31/1919, 130th all time, played from 1943 to 1957
75 hbp – Esteban Loaiza, born 12/31/1971, 175th all time, played from 1995 to 2008
48 hbp – Syl Johnson, born 12/31/1900, 478th all time, played from 1922 to 1940
46 hbp – Fred Beebe, born 12/31/1879, 521st all time, played from 1906 to 1916
36 hbp – Brian Moehler, born 12/31/1971, 763rd all time, played from 1996 to 2010
36 hbp – Rick Aguilera, born 12/31/1961, 763rd all time, played from 1985 to 2000

active leader:
18 hbp – Ronald Belisario, born 12/31/1982, 1705th all time, played from 2009 to 2013

pitching plunk leaders born on December 30th

Monday, December 30th, 2013

63 hbp – Tom Murphy, born 12/30/1945, 255th all time, played from 1968 to 1979
21 hbp – Clarence Currie, born 12/30/1878, 1483rd all time, played from 1902 to 1903
18 hbp – Sandy Koufax, born 12/30/1935, 1705th all time, played from 1955 to 1966
12 hbp – Sean Gallagher, born 12/30/1985, 2303rd all time, played from 2007 to 2010
6 hbp – Grant Balfour, born 12/30/1977, 3328th all time, played from 2001 to 2012

active leader:
Grant Balfour

The most plunked batters born on December 30th

Monday, December 30th, 2013

114 hbp – A.J. Pierzynski, born 12/30/1976, 53rd all time, played from 1998 to 2013
26 hbp – Frank Torre, born 12/30/1931, 1157th all time, played from 1956 to 1963
12 hbp – Jim Viox, born 12/30/1890, 2227th all time, played from 1912 to 1916
7 hbp – Dick Porter, born 12/30/1901, 3033rd all time, played from 1929 to 1934
6 hbp – Jose Morales, born 12/30/1944, 3281st all time, played from 1973 to 1984

active leader: AJ Pierzynski

pitching plunk leaders born on December 29th

Sunday, December 29th, 2013

45 hbp – Jaret Wright, born 12/29/1975, 536th all time, played from 1997 to 2007
28 hbp – Jim Brower, born 12/29/1972, 1070th all time, played from 1999 to 2007
14 hbp – Rod Nichols, born 12/29/1964, 2079th all time, played from 1988 to 1995
11 hbp – Lou Fiene, born 12/29/1884, 2438th all time, played from 1906 to 1909
9 hbp – Scott Ruffcorn, born 12/29/1969, 2742nd all time, played from 1993 to 1997

active leader:nobody

The most plunked batters born on December 29th

Sunday, December 29th, 2013

87 hbp – Devon White, born 12/29/1962, 124th all time, played from 1985 to 2001
52 hbp – Richie Sexson, born 12/29/1974, 387th all time, played from 1997 to 2008
36 hbp – Jack Wilson, born 12/29/1977, 751st all time, played from 2001 to 2012
32 hbp – Emil Brown, born 12/29/1974, 891st all time, played from 1997 to 2009
22 hbp – James Mouton, born 12/29/1968, 1345th all time, played from 1994 to 2001

active leader:
nobody

pitching plunk leaders born on December 28th

Saturday, December 28th, 2013

35 hbp – Tommy Bridges, born 12/28/1906, 791st all time, played from 1930 to 1946
31 hbp – Ted Lyons, born 12/28/1900, 956th all time, played from 1923 to 1946
31 hbp – Zane Smith, born 12/28/1960, 956th all time, played from 1984 to 1996
27 hbp – Bill Lee, born 12/28/1946, 1125th all time, played from 1969 to 1982
17 hbp – B.J. Ryan, born 12/28/1975, 1795th all time, played from 1999 to 2009

active leader: nobody

The most plunked batters born on December 28th

Saturday, December 28th, 2013

53 hbp – Einar Diaz, born 12/28/1972, 367th all time, played from 1996 to 2006
36 hbp – Ray Knight, born 12/28/1952, 751st all time, played from 1974 to 1988
27 hbp – Aurelio Rodriguez, born 12/28/1947, 1112nd all time, played from 1967 to 1983
17 hbp – Melvin Nieves, born 12/28/1971, 1693rd all time, played from 1992 to 1998
15 hbp – Benny Agbayani, born 12/28/1971, 1894th all time, played from 1998 to 2002

active leader:
13 hbp – Bill Hall, born 12/28/1979, 2099th all time, played from 2002 to 2012

The most plunked batters born on December 27th

Friday, December 27th, 2013

65 hbp – Jim Leyritz, born 12/27/1963, 246th all time, played from 1990 to 2000
54 hbp – Dean Palmer, born 12/27/1968, 351st all time, played from 1989 to 2003
29 hbp – Roy White, born 12/27/1943, 1019th all time, played from 1965 to 1979
18 hbp – Jason Repko, born 12/27/1980, 1628th all time, played from 2005 to 2012
16 hbp – Michael Bourn, born 12/27/1982, 1792nd all time, played from 2006 to 2013
16 hbp – Norm Larker, born 12/27/1930, 1792nd all time, played from 1958 to 1963

active leader: Michael Bourn

pitching plunk leaders born on December 27th

Friday, December 27th, 2013

37 hbp – Cole Hamels, born 12/27/1983, 729th all time, played from 2006 to 2013
27 hbp – Rick Porcello, born 12/27/1988, 1125th all time, played from 2009 to 2013
27 hbp – Jim Tobin, born 12/27/1912, 1125th all time, played from 1937 to 1945
26 hbp – Jeff D’Amico, born 12/27/1975, 1189th all time, played from 1996 to 2004
15 hbp – David Aardsma, born 12/27/1981, 1983rd all time, played from 2004 to 2013

active leader Cole Hamels