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Buddy Ryan

Inducted as a player in 2004

Position: Outfielder
Height: 5-9
Weight: 170
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Born: October 6, 1885 in Denver, CO
Died: July 9, 1956 in Sacramento, CA

Teams (Years Played)

  • Portland Beavers (1908-11; 1914; 1935)
  • Salt Lake City Bees (1915-18)
  • Sacramento Senators (1920-23; 1925)

Notes: Led the PCL in hits and home runs during the 1911 season...Also won the league's batting title that same season with a .333 average...Member of the Portland Beavers when they won back-to-back PCL Championships in 1910 and 1911...Later won the PCL Championship again with the Beavers in 1914...Served as a PCL manager for 12 seasons, compiling a record of 848-956 (.470) in the PCL...Played in 166 Major League games between 1912 and 1913.

PCL Career Statistics

Year Team Pos G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB SB AVG
1908 Portland OF/3B 165 623 72 155 19 7 0       35 .249
1909 Portland OF/3B 145 538 66 125 23 8 4       21 .232
1910 Portland OF 206 784 86 190 28 8 13       25 .242
1911 Portland OF 190 741 120 247 49 13 23       39 .333
1914 Portland OF 150 530 52 156 26 9 3       19 .294
1915 Salt Lake OF 193 754 129 256 59 9 12       21 .340
1916 Salt Lake OF 180 701 89 217 49 6 8       18 .310
1917 Salt Lake OF 194 730 102 233 47 2 9       28 .319
1918 Salt Lake OF 52 197 26 60 13 3 5       3 .305
1920 Sacramento OF 105 393 42 117 26 6 7       7 .298
1921 Sacramento OF 171 621 78 199 39 10 9       7 .320
1922 Sacramento OF 172 623 94 190 48 10 4       16 .305
1923 Sacramento OF 97 203 22 52 7 2 0       4 .256
1925 Sacramento OF 14 20 2 7 1 0 1       0 .350
1935 Sacramento PH 1 1 0 0 0 0 0       0 .000
Totals (15 seasons) 2,035 7,459 980 2,204 434 93 98       243 .295