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Buzz Arlett

Inducted as a player

Position: Outfielder/Pitcher
Height: 6-2
Weight: 210
Bats: Switch
Throws: Right
Born: January 3, 1899 in Elmhurst, CA
Died: May 16, 1964 in Minneapolis, MN

Teams (Years Played)

  • Oakland Oaks (1918-1930)

Notes: Holds the all-time PCL career record for home runs (251) and RBI (1,188)...Led the PCL in doubles on two occasions, first in 1927 with 54 and the second time in 1929 with 70...Also led the league in triples in 1924 with 19 and in RBI with 140 in 1926...As a pitcher in 1920, Arlett led the PCL in wins with 29, innings pitched with 427.1, hits allowed with 430 and walks with 134...His final season in professional baseball was in 1931 when he played for the Philadelphia Phillies...played in 121 games that season for the Phillies, batting .313 (131-for-418) with 18 home runs and 72 RBI...The 18 home runs in 1931 were the fourth most among National League hitters...Was elected to the PCL All-Centennial Team in 2003 as an outfielder for the 1903-1957 Era squad.

PCL Career Statistics (Hitting)

Year Team Pos G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB SB AVG
1918 Oakland P 26 71 9 15 4 0 1 8     1 .211
1919 Oakland P/OF 56 140 14 40 7 2 1 19     2 .286
1920 Oakland P 64 177 24 45 2 3 5 26     2 .254
1921 Oakland P 64 128 12 28 5 1 3 14     1 .219
1922 Oakland P 74 174 23 42 9 4 4 21     0 .241
1923 Oakland OF/P 149 445 76 147 31 5 19 101     9 .330
1924 Oakland OF/P/1B 193 698 122 229 57 19 33 145     24 .328
1925 Oakland OF/P 190 710 121 244 49 13 25 146     26 .344
1926 Oakland OF/1B/P 194 667 140 255 52 16 35 140     26 .382
1927 Oakland OF/P/1B 187 658 122 231 54 7 30 123     20 .351
1928 Oakland OF/P 160 561 111 205 47 3 25 113     10 .365
1929 Oakland OF/1B/P 200 722 146 270 70 8 39 189     22 .374
1930 Oakland OF/P/1B 176 618 132 223 57 7 31 143     8 .361
Totals (13 seasons) 1,733 5,769 1,052 1,974 444 88 251 1,188     151 .342



PCL Career Statistics (Pitching)

Year Team G GS CG SHO SV W L IP H R ER K BB ERA
1918 Oakland 21 14 12 3 0 4 9 153.1 150 60 46 34 43 2.70
1919 Oakland 57     1   22 17 348.0 315 172 116 79 112 3.00
1920 Oakland 53     5   29 17 427.1 430 162 137 105 134 2.89
1921 Oakland 55     2   19 18 319.0 371 180 155 101 115 4.37
1922 Oakland 47     4   25 19 374.0 396 171 115 128 112 2.77
1923 Oakland 28   5 0   4 9 125.0 182 106 80 34 47 5.76
1924 Oakland 2     0   0 0 4.0 9 7 6 0 0 13.50
1925 Oakland 1     0   0 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 2 0.00
1926 Oakland 5   0 0   2 0 14.0 13 2 2 4 3 1.29
1927 Oakland 1   1 0   1 0 9.0 10 6 3 4 4 3.00
1928 Oakland 7         1 0 27.0 19 2 2 7 8 0.67
1929 Oakland 17   1 0   1 4 61.0 84 46 39 17 17 5.75
1930 Oakland 3   0 0   0 0 3.0 3 3 3 0 1 8
Totals (13 seasons) 297 14 19 15 0 108 93 1,868.2 1,983 917 704 513 598 3.39