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Encyclopedia > Al Oliver
Al Oliver
Outfielder / First Baseman
Born: October 14, 1946 (1946-10-14) (age 61)
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 23, 1968
for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Final game
October 5, 1985
for the Toronto Blue Jays
Career statistics
AVG     .303
HR     219
RBI     1326
Teams
Career highlights and awards
  • 7-time All-Star (1972, 1975-76, 1980-83)
  • 1980 Led AL in games played (163)
  • 1982 NL batting champion (.331)
  • 1982 Led NL in Hits (204)
  • 1982 Led NL in Total Bases (317)
  • 1982 Led NL in RBI (109)
  • 1982 Led NL in Extra-Base Hits (67)
  • 1982 led NL in doubles (43)
  • 1983 Led NL in doubles (38)
  • 3-time Top 10 MVP (7th, 1972; 7th. 1974; 3rd, 1982)

Albert Oliver, Jr. (born October 14, 1946 in Portsmouth, Ohio) is a former Major League Baseball player who amassed an 18-year career with the Pittsburgh Pirates (1968-77), Texas Rangers (1978-81), Montreal Expos (1982-83), San Francisco Giants (1984), Philadelphia Phillies (1984), Los Angeles Dodgers (1985) and Toronto Blue Jays (1985). He batted and threw left-handed. Austin Kearns, an outfielder, catches a fly ball. ... The position of the first baseman First base redirects here. ... is the 287th day of the year (288th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full 1946 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 266th day of the year (267th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The following are the baseball events of the year 1968 throughout the world. ... This article is about the baseball team. ... For other uses, see 5th October (Serbia). ... This article is currently under construction // This year in baseball Events January 7 - Outfielder Lou Brock and knuckleballer Hoyt Wilhelm are elected to the Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers Association of America. ... Major league affiliations American League (1977–present) East Division (1977–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 42 Name Toronto Blue Jays (1977–present) Other nicknames The Jays Ballpark Rogers Centre (1989–present) a. ... Batting average is a statistic in both cricket and baseball measuring the performance of cricket batsmen and baseball hitters, respectively. ... Homerun redirects here. ... RBI is a three-letter abbreviation with multiple meanings, including Reserve Bank of India Run batted in, in baseball Radio Berlin International This page concerning a three-letter acronym or abbreviation is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... This article is about the baseball team. ... The following are the baseball events of the year 1968 throughout the world. ... The following are the baseball events of the year 1977 throughout the world. ... Major league affiliations American League (1961–present) West Division (1972–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 26, 34, 42 Name Texas Rangers (1972–present) Washington Senators (1961-1971) Other nicknames None in common use Ballpark Rangers Ballpark in Arlington (1994–present) a. ... The following are the baseball events of the year 1978 throughout the world. ... The following are the baseball events of the year 1981 throughout the world. ... The Montreal Expos (French: Les Expos de Montréal) were a Major League Baseball team located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from 1969 until 2004. ... The following are the baseball events of the year 1982 throughout the world. ... The following are the baseball events of the year 1983 throughout the world. ... 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Oliver was a center fielder who also played left and right as well as first base. He was signed by the Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1964. From 1970-76 he played on five Pirates division champions, including the team that defeated the Orioles in the 1971 World Series. The position of the center fielder A center fielder, abbreviated CF, is the outfielder in baseball who plays defense in center field - the baseball fielding position between left field and right field (e. ... The position of the left fielder A left fielder, abbreviated LF, is an outfielder in the sport of baseball who plays defense in left field. ... The position of the right fielder A right fielder, abbreviated RF, is the outfielder in baseball who plays defense in right field (e. ... The position of the first baseman First base redirects here. ... This article is about the contemporary American major league baseball team. ... The 1971 World Series matched the defending champion Baltimore Orioles against the Pittsburgh Pirates, with the Pirates winning in seven games. ...

Contents

Career

Pittsburgh Pirates 1969-77

In his rookie season Oliver batted .285 with 17 home runs and drove in 70 runs, placing second in the 1969 National League Rookie of the Year voting. The following season, 1970, Oliver hit .270 and was 5th in the NL with 7 sacrifice files and was 2nd in the league with the 14 times he was hit by a pitch (the pervious year Oliver was plunked 12 times with was 4th in the league). In 1971 he hit .282 and hit 31 doubles (8th in the league) and 7 triples (10th in the NL) and 10 safricie flies (2nd in the NL) while being pelted with 5 more pitches (good for 9th in the league). The Pirates won the World Series with Oliver the regular center fielder. Batting average is a statistic in both cricket and baseball measuring the performance of cricket batsmen and baseball hitters, respectively. ... Homerun redirects here. ... The following are the baseball events of the year 1969 throughout the world. ... For other uses, see National League (disambiguation). ... In Major League Baseball, the Rookie of the Year Award is given to the best first-year players in the American and National Leagues. ...


In 1972 Oliver raised his batting averge to .312 which was 6th in the league, 12 homre runs with 89 RBI (10th inthe NFL) andscored 88 runs (8th in the league) and totaling 176 hits, which was also 8th in the NL. Oliver was named to his first All-star game while finishing 7th in the NL MVP voting. Oliver hit 20 home runs and drive in 99 runs (7th in the NL) while batting .292. Again he was among the league-leaders in hits (191, 5th in the NL), total bases (303, 5th in NL), doubles (38, 2nd in NL), truples (7, 8th in NL), sacrifice flies (9, 3rd in NL) and extra-base hits with 65, which put him in the top ten for the first of his five times in the league's top ten in that category.


In 1974 Oliver hit .321 with 198 hits which were 2nd and 4th in the national league respectively. He also hit 38 doubles and 12 triples which were both 2nd best in the NL. Oliver was was 7th in NL MVP voting for the second time in three years.


Oliver's 90 runs in 1975 was 10th in the NL as he hit .280 with 18 home runs and 84 RBI and played in the All-Star game for the second time. He tied a personal mark with 65 extra base hits which was good for 5th in the NL, 39 of which were doubles which put him 3rd in the NL in that category. He was named as an outfielder on The Sporting News 1975 NL All-Star Team The Sporting News (TSN) is an American-based sports newspaper. ...


In 1976 Oliver hit .323; this was his first of nine straight .300+ seasons. He played in the All-Star game once again, batting .360 at break, but an inner ear infection sidelined him in the second half, and prevented him from finishing in the top 10 in batting categories. In 1977, as part of the so-called "Pittsburgh Lumber Company", Oliver hit .308 (10th in the NL) with 19 home runs and 82 RBI. His 175 hits were 10th in the NL. he also stole a career-high 13 bases, although he was thrown out 16 times along the way. His 8 sacrifice flies were 5th in the league as well. This article is currently under construction // This year in baseball Events January 14 - Ted Turner completes the purchase of 100 percent of the Atlanta Braves. ...


Texas Rangers 1978-81

On December 8, 1977, he was traded as part of a 4-team trade by the Pittsburgh Pirates with Nelson Norman to the Texas Rangers. The Atlanta Braves sent Willie Montanez to the New York Mets. The Texas Rangers sent Adrian Devine, Tommy Boggs, and Eddie Miller to the Atlanta Braves. The Texas Rangers sent a player to be named later and Tom Grieve to the New York Mets. The Texas Rangers sent Bert Blyleven to the Pittsburgh Pirates. The New York Mets sent Jon Matlack to the Texas Rangers. The New York Mets sent John Milner to the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Texas Rangers sent Ken Henderson (March 15, 1978) to the New York Mets to complete the trade. is the 342nd day of the year (343rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The following are the baseball events of the year 1977 throughout the world. ... Major league affiliations National League (1876–present) East Division (1994–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 3, 21, 35, 41, 42, 44 Name Atlanta Braves (1966–present) Milwaukee Braves (1953-1965) Boston Braves (1941-1952) Boston Bees (1936-1940) Boston Braves (1912-1935) Boston Rustlers (1911) Boston Doves (1907-1910) Boston... Willie Montañez [mon-tha-NYES] (born April 1, 1948 in Catano, Puerto Rico) is a former first baseman in Major League Baseball who played with the California Angels (1966), Philadelphia Phillies (1970-75, 1982), San Francisco Giants (1975-76), Atlanta Braves (1976-77), New York Mets (1978-79), Texas... Major league affiliations National League (1962–present) East Division (1969–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 14, 37, 41, 42 Name New York Mets (1962–present) Other nicknames The Amazin Mets, The Amazins, The Metropolitans, The Kings of Queens Ballpark Shea Stadium (current) (1964–present) Polo Grounds (1962–1963) Major... Paul Adrian Devine (born December 2, 1951 in Galveston, Texas) was a Major League Baseball pitcher from 1973 to 1980 for the Atlanta Braves and Texas Rangers. ... Thomas Hale Boggs Jr. ... Tom Grieve - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Rik Aalbert Bert Blyleven (born April 6, 1951 in Zeist, Netherlands), is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played from 1970 - 1992, and was best known for his curveball. ... Jonathan Trumpbour Matlack (born January 19, 1950 in West Chester, Pennsylvania) is a former left-handed Major League Baseball pitcher. ... John David Milner (December 28, 1949 - January 4, 2000), also nicknamed The Mighty Hammer, was a left fielder/first baseman in Major League Baseball who played for the New York Mets (1971-77), Pittsburgh Pirates (1978-81, 1982) and Montreal Expos (1981-82). ... Kenneth Joseph Henderson (born June 15, 1946 in Carroll, Iowa) was an outfielder for the San Francisco Giants (1965–72), Chicago White Sox (1973–75), Atlanta Braves (1976), Texas Rangers (1977), New York Mets (1978), Cincinnati Reds (1978–79) and Chicago Cubs (1979–80). ...


In 1978 Oliver was 2nd in the AL with a .324 batting average and his 170 hits here good for 8th in the league and his 35 doubles were 6th in the league. The next season, 1979, Oliver hit .323, good for 5th in the league (the 5th time he had finished among his league's top ten in batting.


Wearing the number 0 on his uniform, Oliver played in all of Texas's 163 games in 1980, and reached career highs in hits (209, 4th in the AL), doubles (43, 2nd in the AL) and RBI (117, 4th in the AL) while batting .319, which was 8th in the American League. He was voted to the AL All-Star team for the first time. Oliver was the outfielder on The Sporting News 1980 AL Silver Slugger Team. On August 17 at Tiger Stadium, he established an American League record with 21 total bases in a doubleheader (four home runs, a double and a triple). This article is currently under construction // This year in baseball Events January 9 - Al Kaline and Duke Snider are elected to the Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers Association of America. ... The Sporting News (TSN) is an American-based sports newspaper. ... Silver Slugger Award In Major League Baseball, the Louisville Silver Slugger award is given annually to the best offensive player at each position in each league. ... is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tiger Stadium with football configuration. ... The American League (or formally the American League of Professional Baseball Clubs) is one of two leagues that make up Major League Baseball in the United States of America and Canada. ... In baseball statistics, total bases refers to the number of bases a player has gained with hits, i. ... In baseball, a double is the act of a batter safely reaching second base by striking the ball and getting to second before being made out, without the benefit of a fielders misplay (see error) or another runner being put out on a fielders choice. ... In baseball, a triple is the act of a batter safely reaching third base by striking the ball and getting to third before being made out, without the benefit of a fielders misplay (see error) or another runner being put out on a fielders choice. ...


In 1981 Oliver was 9th in the AL with a .309 average, 6th in hits with 130, 2nd in doubles with 29 while playing in the All-Star game (his 5th). He also won his second consecutive Silver Slugger Award as the best hitter at his position, which in 1981 was designated hitter. Silver Slugger Award In Major League Baseball, the Louisville Silver Slugger award is given annually to the best offensive player at each position in each league. ...


Montreal Expos 1982-83

On March 31, 1982, after he became the Rangers' all-time leading hitter (.319) and reached the club's top ten in virtually every offensive category he was traded to the Montreal Expos for Larry Parrish and Dave Hostetler. is the 90th day of the year (91st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The following are the baseball events of the year 1982 throughout the world. ... Larry Alton Parrish (born November 10, 1953 in Winter Haven, Florida) is a former Major League Baseball third baseman and right-handed batter who played with the Montreal Expos (1974-81), Texas Rangers (1982-88) and Boston Red Sox (1988). ... David Alan Hostetler (born March 27, 1956) was a first baseman/designated hitter who played for the Montreal Expos, Texas Rangers, and Pittsburgh Pirates. ...


In 1982 with the Expos, Oliver hit a career-high .331 batting average to win the National League batting crown. He also led the NL in hits (204), doubles (43), extra bases (67), and total bases (317), and tied with Dale Murphy for the RBI lead with 109. His doubles tied his 1980 career-high and his 67 extra base hit was also a career-high as well has his 22 home runs, breaking his 1973 personal best. In addition be playing in his sisth All-Star game he was 3rd in the NL MVP voting and won his 3rd consecutive Silver Slugger Award, this time as a first baseman. He was also the first baseman on The Sporting News NL All-Star Team. In baseball, an extra base hit (EB, EBH or XBH) is a statistic credited to a batter for hitting a double, triple, or home run. ... Dale Bryan Murphy (b. ... Silver Slugger Award In Major League Baseball, the Louisville Silver Slugger award is given annually to the best offensive player at each position in each league. ... The Sporting News (TSN) is an American-based sports newspaper. ...


In 1983 Oliver led the NL in doubles with 38 and was 4th in the NL in hits with 184. He hit .300 once again and topped the 2500 career hit level and Oliver was selected for his 7th All-Star game, starting at first base in the 1983 Classic. The Major League Baseball All-Star Game, also popularly known as the Midsummer Classic, is an annual baseball game between players from the National League and the American League, currently selected by fan vote for the starting position players and by the respective managers (from the previous years World...


Giants, Phillies, Dodgers, Blue Jays 1984-85

After stints with the Giants (1984), Phillies (1984), and Dodgers (1985), Oliver returned to the American League in 1985 with the Blue Jays, for whom he hit a pair of game-winning singles against the Kansas City Royals in the 1985 American League Championship Series. In baseball, a single is the most common type of base hit, accomplished through the act of a batter safely reaching first base by striking the ball and getting to first before being made out, without the benefit of a fielders misplay (see error) or another runner being put... Major league affiliations American League (1969–present) Central Division (1994–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 5, 10, 20, 42 Name Kansas City Royals (1969–present) Other nicknames The Boys in Blue Ballpark Kauffman Stadium (1973–present) a. ... The 1985 American League Championship Series was played between the Kansas City Royals and the Toronto Blue Jays from October 8 to October 16, 1985. ...


Highlights

Al Oliver was a career .303 hitter with 219 home runs and 1326 RBI in 2368 games. He batted .300 or more ten times and retired with 2,743 hits (45th in the all-time list). He also ranks among all-time top-50 in games played (2368), total bases (4083), RBI (1326) and extra-base hits (825). In Major League Baseball history, Ty Cobb had a record 4,191 hits (later revised to 4,189) by 1928; Pete Rose would surpass it 57 years later, and finish with 4,256 career hits. ...

  • 7-time All-Star (1972, 1975-76, 1980-83)
  • NL batting champion (1982)
  • Led NL in Hits, Total Bases, Doubles, RBI, Runs Created and Extra-Base Hits (1982)
  • Led AL in games played (1980)
  • Twice led NL in doubles (1982-83)
  • 3-time Top 10 MVP (7th, 1972; 7th. 1974; 3rd, 1982)
  • Won Silver Slugger Award for three straight years, at three different positions:
    • 1980, left field, AL
    • 1981, designated hitter, AL
    • 1982, first base, NL
  • Texas Rangers All-Time Batting Average Leader (.319).
  • Holds Rangers' record for most games played in a season (163 in 1980).
  • Ranks 82nd on MLB All-Time Games List (2,368)
  • Ranks 59th on MLB All-Time At Bats List (9,049)
  • Ranks 87th on MLB All-Time Plate Appearances List (9,778)
  • Ranks 48th on MLB All-Time Hits List (2,743)
  • Ranks 68th on MLB All-Time Total Bases List (4,083)
  • Ranks 30th on MLB All-Time Doubles List (529)
  • Ranks 84th on MLB All-Time RBI List (1,326)
  • Ranks 60th on MLB All-Time Singles List (1,918)
  • Ranks 79th on MLB All-Time Extra-Base Hits List (825)
  • Ranks 41st on MLB All-Time Sacrifice Flies List (95)
  • Ranks 75th on MLB All-Time Intentional Walks List (119)

In baseball statistics, games played (denoted by G) indicates the total number of games in which a player has participated (in any capacity). ... In the game of baseball, both amateur and professional, it is tradition to annually recognize the one player in the league who has contributed the most to the success of the players team. ... Silver Slugger Award In Major League Baseball, the Louisville Silver Slugger award is given annually to the best offensive player at each position in each league. ...

Notes

For other uses, see Forbes Field (disambiguation). ... Milton Stephen (Milt) Pappas (born May 11, 1939 in Detroit, Michigan) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. ... is the 179th day of the year (180th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Major league affiliations National League (1876–present) Central Division (1994–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 10, 14, 23, 26, 42 Name Chicago Cubs (1902–present) Chicago Orphans (1898-1901) Chicago Colts (1890-1897) Chicago White Stockings (1870-1871, 1874-1889) (a. ... Three Rivers Stadium was a multi-purpose sports stadium and event facility located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from 1970 through 2000. ... Gary Nolan can refer to different people: Gary Nolan: a baseball player Gary Nolan: a radio host This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Richard Joseph Hebner (born November 26, 1947 in Boston, Massachusetts) is a former third baseman in Major League Baseball who had an 18-year career from 1968 to 1985. ... is the 197th day of the year (198th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Major league affiliations National League (1890–present) Central Division (1994–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 1, 5, 8, 10, 13, 18, 20, 24, 42 Name Cincinnati Reds (1958–present) Cincinnati Redlegs (1953-1958) Cincinnati Reds (1882-1953) Cincinnati Red Stockings (1876-1882) Other nicknames The Redlegs, The Big Red Machine...

See also

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