Click here to go to our Baseball home page!
 70s
 80s
 90s
BC 
Google
BaseballChronology Entire Web
AS | Awards | Hall | Leaders | Leagues | Parks | People | Postseason | Seasons | Teams
Richie Ashburn Richie Ashburn
Full name: Don Richard Ashburn
Born: March 19, 1927, Tilden, Nebraska
Died September 9, 1997, New York, New York
Buried at Gladwyne Methodist Church Cemetery, Gladwyne, Pennsylvania
First Game: April 20, 1948; Final Game: September 30, 1962
Bat: Left Throw: Right Height: 5' 10" Weight: 170
Selected to the Hall of Fame in 1995
TSN Rookie of the Year (1948)
Richie Ashburn Collectibles!
Richie Ashburn Memorabilia!
Richie Ashburn Cards!
Richie Ashburn Autographs!
Game Used Memorabilia!

Register on eBay for free today and start buying & selling with millions each week!

Find cards like this at eBay!


Richie Ashburn
Top Performances 
Pitcher Matchups
Batting RecordBatting Record
Year Team                  G    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   BB IBB   SO HBP  SH  SF  XI ROE GDP   SB  CS   AVG   OBP   SLG   BFW Year TeamTeam
1948 PHI N               117   463   78  154  17   4   2   40   60       22   1   6               1   32      .333  .410  .400   2.2 1948 PHI N
1949 PHI N               154   662   84  188  18  11   1   37   58       38   1   7               7    9      .284  .343  .349  -0.5 1949 PHI N
1950 PHI N               151   594   84  180  25  14   2   41   63       32   2  11              11   14      .303  .372  .402   0.0 1950 PHI N
1951 PHI N               154   643   92  221  31   5   4   63   50       37   2  17               4   29   6  .344  .393  .426   4.2 1951 PHI N
1952 PHI N               154   613   93  173  31   6   1   42   75       30   2  11               7   16  11  .282  .362  .357   0.7 1952 PHI N
1953 PHI N               156   622  110  205  25   9   2   57   61       35   5  14               3   14   6  .330  .394  .408   2.2 1953 PHI N
1954 PHI N               153   559  111  175  16   8   1   41  125       46   4  14   1           3   11   8  .313  .441  .376   2.8 1954 PHI N
1955 PHI N               140   533   91  180  32   9   3   42  105   5   36   3   2   1           3   12  10  .338  .449  .448   3.7 1955 PHI N
1956 PHI N               154   628   94  190  26   8   3   50   79   3   45   5   6   1           4   10   1  .303  .384  .384   2.6 1956 PHI N
1957 PHI N               156   626   93  186  26   8   0   33   94   1   44   4   1   4          10   13  10  .297  .390  .364   3.0 1957 PHI N
1958 PHI N               152   615   98  215  24  13   2   33   97   7   48   4   7   2           8   30  12  .350  .440  .441   4.5 1958 PHI N
1959 PHI N               153   564   86  150  16   2   1   20   79   4   42   6   7   4          10    9  11  .266  .360  .307  -2.8 1959 PHI N
1960 CHI N Daily Splits  151   547   99  159  16   5   0   40  116   1   50   1   7   1   0  11   4   16   4  .291  .415  .338   0.7 1960 CHI N
1961 CHI N Daily Splits  109   307   49   79   7   4   0   19   55   2   27   3   1   2   0   6   4    7   6  .257  .373  .306  -1.5 1961 CHI N
1962 NY  N Daily Splits  135   389   60  119   7   3   7   28   81   2   39   0   1   2   0   6   4   12   7  .306  .424  .393   0.8 1962 NY  N
Total            Splits 2189  8365 1322 2574 317 109  29  586 1198  25i 571  43 112  18i  0i 23i 83  234  92i .308  .396  .382  22.6 Total
Year Team                  G    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   BB IBB   SO HBP  SH  SF  XI ROE GDP   SB  CS   AVG   OBP   SLG   BFW Year TeamTeam
i - incomplete
World Series Batting RecordWorld Series Batting Record
Year Team                  G    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   BB IBB   SO HBP  SH  SF  XI ROE GDP   SB  CS   AVG   OBP   SLG Year Team
1950 PHI N Daily Splits    4    17    0    3   1   0   0    1    0   0    4   0   0   0   0   0   0    0   0  .176  .176  .235 1950 PHI N
All-Star Game Batting RecordAll-Star Game Batting Record
Year Team                  G    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   BB IBB   SO HBP  SH  SF  XI ROE GDP   SB  CS   AVG   OBP   SLG Year Team
1948 NL    Daily Splits    1     4    1    2   0   0   0    0    0   0    1   0   0   0   0   0   0    1   0  .500  .500  .500 1948 NL   
1951 NL    Daily Splits    1     4    2    2   1   0   0    0    1   0    0   0   0   0   0   0   0    0   0  .500  .600  .750 1951 NL   
1953 NL    Daily Splits    1     1    0    1   0   0   0    1    0   0    0   0   0   0   0   0   0    0   0 1.000 1.000 1.000 1953 NL   
1962 NL    Daily Splits    1     1    1    1   0   0   0    0    0   0    0   0   0   0   0   0   0    0   0 1.000 1.000 1.000 1962 NL   
Total            Splits    4    10    4    6   1   0   0    1    1   0    1   0   0   0   0   0   0    1   0  .600  .636  .700 Total
Year Team                  G    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   BB IBB   SO HBP  SH  SF  XI ROE GDP   SB  CS   AVG   OBP   SLG Year Team

Fielding RecordFielding Record
Year Team        POS    G   GS   CG   INN      PO    A  ERR   DP  TP   AVG  LF-G CF-G RF-G
1948 PHI N        OF  116                     344   14    7    2      .981    15  102    0 
1949 PHI N        OF  154                     514   13   11    3      .980     0  154    0 
1950 PHI N        OF  147                     405    8    5    2      .988     0  147    0 
1951 PHI N        OF  154                     538   15    7    6      .988     0  154    0 
1952 PHI N        OF  154                     428   23    9    5      .980     0  154    0 
1953 PHI N        OF  156                     496   18    5    4      .990     0  156    0 
1954 PHI N        OF  153                     483   12    8    2      .984     0  153    0 
1955 PHI N        OF  140                     387   10    7    3      .983     0  140    0 
1956 PHI N        OF  154                     503   11    9    3      .983     0  154    0 
1957 PHI N        OF  156                     502   18    7    7      .987     0  156    1 
1958 PHI N        OF  152                     495    8    8    2      .984     0  152    0 
1959 PHI N        OF  149                     359    4   11    1      .971     0  149    0 
1960 CHI N Daily  OF  146  145  120  1262     317   11    8    2   0  .976    58   97    0 
1960 CHI N        CF   97   90   78   805.1   202    8    5    2   0  .977
1960 CHI N        LF   58   55   42   456.2   103    3    3    0   0  .972
1961 CHI N Daily  OF   77   69   48   604.1   131    4    3    0   0  .978    15   62    0 
1961 CHI N        CF   62   56   38   489.1   105    2    1    0   0  .991
1961 CHI N        LF   15   13   10   115      25    2    2    0   0  .931
1962 NY  N Daily  OF   97   91   73   798.2   187    9    5    1   0  .975     8   54   45 
1962 NY  N        CF   54   47   40   413     110    2    5    1   0  .957
1962 NY  N        RF   45   38   28   338.2    74    5    0    1   0 1.000
1962 NY  N        LF    8    6    5    47       9    2    0    0   0 1.000
1962 NY  N        2B    2    1    0     8       5    4    1    1   0  .900
Total             OF 2105  305i 241i 2665  i 6089  178  110   43   0i .983    96 1984   46 
Total             CF  213i 193i 156i 1707.2i  417i  12i  11i   3i  0i .975
Total             LF   81i  74i  57i  618.2i  137i   7i   5i   0i  0i .966
Total             RF   45i  38i  28i  338.2i   74i   5i   0i   1i  0i1.000
Total             2B    2    1    0     8       5    4    1    1   0  .900
Year Team        POS    G   GS   CG   INN      PO    A  ERR   DP  TP   AVG  LF-G CF-G RF-G
World Series Fielding RecordWorld Series Fielding Record
Year Team        POS    G   GS   CG   INN      PO    A  ERR   DP  TP   AVG  LF-G CF-G RF-G
1950 PHI N Daily  OF    4    4    4    35.2     0    0    0    0   0     -     0    4    0 
1950 PHI N        CF    4    4    4    35.2     9    0    0    0   0 1.000
All-Star Game Fielding RecordAll-Star Game Fielding Record
Year Team        POS    G   GS   CG   INN      PO    A  ERR   DP  TP   AVG  LF-G CF-G RF-G
1948 NL    Daily  OF    1    1    0     6       0    0    0    0   0     -     0    1    0 
1948 NL           CF    1    1    0     6       1    0    0    0   0 1.000
1951 NL    Daily  OF    1    1    0     7       0    0    0    0   0     -     0    1    0 
1951 NL           CF    1    1    0     7       4    1    0    0   0 1.000
Total             OF    2    2    0    13       0    0    0    0   0     -     0    2    0 
Total             CF    2    2    0    13       5    1    0    0   0 1.000
Year Team        POS    G   GS   CG   INN      PO    A  ERR   DP  TP   AVG  LF-G CF-G RF-G

TransactionsTransactions
Signed as an amateur free agent by Philadelphia Phillies (1945).

Traded by Philadelphia Phillies to Chicago Cubs in exchange for John Buzhardt, Al
Dark and Jim Woods (January 11, 1960).

Sold by Chicago Cubs to New York Mets (December 8, 1961).


Share Your Memories!

Our sites have always been by you and about you. If you check our TV Forums, you'll find literally thousands of messages from fans of 1970s TV shows from all over the world sharing their memories, asking questions, making comments. Our baseball section is new, but don't let that stop you from sharing your memories of the first game you went to, your favorite player, a now-forgotten stadium, etc. Of course you can also ask questions, post trivia, tell the world what you think of Barry Bonds, or just read what others are saying.

--Patrick Mondout
Super70s.com




AS | Awards | Hall | Leaders | Leagues | Parks | People | Postseason | Seasons | Teams




Copyright 1994-2017, Super70s.com. All Rights Reserved.
Use of this site is subject to our Terms of Service.
Privacy Statement

Logos and team names may be trademarks of their respective franchises or leagues. This site is not recognized, approved, sponsored by, or endorsed by Major League Baseball nor any sports league or team. Any marks, terms, or logos are used for editorial/identification purposes and are not claimed as belonging to this site or its owners.
Any statistical data provided courtesy of Retrosheet (see credits). Notice from Retrosheet:

     The information used here was obtained free of
charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.  Interested
parties may contact Retrosheet at 20 Sunset Rd.,
Newark, DE 19711.