Bob Scheffing

Robert Boden Scheffing
Batted: Right
Threw: Right
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 180 lbs.
Born: August 11, 1913 in Overland, MO
Signed: 1935 by the St. Louis Cardinals
Died: October 26, 1985 in Phoenix, AZ
 

 

This former big-league catcher, coach, and manager served a term as the general manager of the Mets. He's shown here on his 1954 Topps card, and below on 1949 and 1950 Bowman.

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BATTING RECORD

YEAR CLUB     G   AB   R   H 2B 3B HR RBI  TB SB CS  SO  BB HBP SAC SF  OBP  SLG  AVG
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1941 Chi NL  51  132   9  32  8  0  1  20  43  2  -  19   5   0   1  - .270 .326 .242
1942 Chi NL  44  102   7  20  3  0  2  12  29  2  -  11   7   0   0  - .248 .284 .196
1946 Chi NL  63  115   8  32  4  1  0  18  38  0  -  18  12   0   1  - .346 .330 .278
1947 Chi NL 110  363  33  96 11  5  5  50 132  2  -  25  25   0   4  - .312 .364 .264
1948 Chi NL 102  293  23  88 18  2  5  45 125  0  -  27  22   1   1  - .351 .427 .300
1949 Chi NL  55  149  12  40  6  1  3  19  57  0  -   9   9   1   3  - .314 .383 .268
1950 2teams  33   63   4  16  1  0  2   7  23  0  -   4   4   0   0  - .299 .365 .254
1951 2teams  59  140   9  33  2  0  2  16  41  0  0  14  19   1   1  - .331 .293 .236
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CAREER TOTS 517 1357 105 357 53  9 20 187 488  6  0 127 103   3  11  - .316 .360 .263

 

SPLIT SEASONS

YEAR CLUB     G   AB   R   H 2B 3B HR RBI  TB SB CS  SO  BB HBP SAC SF  OBP  SLG  AVG
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1950 Chi NL  12   16   0   3  1  0  0   1   4  0  -   2   0   0   0  - .188 .250 .188
1950 Cin NL  21   47   4  13  0  0  2   6  19  0  -   2   4   0   0  - .333 .404 .277
1951 Cin NL  47  122   9  31  2  0  2  14  39  0  0   9  16   1   0  - .345 .320 .254
1951 StL NL  12   18   0   2  0  0  0   2   2  0  0   5   3   0   1  - .238 .111 .111

 

MANAGERIAL RECORD

YEAR CLUB     G   W   L  PCT FINISH
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1957 Chi NL 156  62  92 .403   8th 
1958 Chi NL 154  72  82 .468   6th 
1959 Chi NL 155  74  80 .481   6th 
1961 Det AL 163 101  61 .623   2nd 
1962 Det AL 161  85  76 .528   4th 
1963 Det AL  60  24  36 .400   5th 
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CAREER TOTS 849 418 427 .495       

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This is a list of the Bob Scheffing cards that I already have in my collection. If you have any cards that are not listed here, and you are willing to donate or trade them, contact me at Rounding Third.  Items that are struck through are no longer a part of the Rounding Third collection, having been sold for charity.

1949 Bowman

1950 Bowman

1949 Bowman #83a (no name on front)
1949 Bowman #83
reprint

1950 Bowman #168

1954 Topps #76

1960 Spic and Span Braves
1960 Topps #464
(Braves Coaches)

1961 Topps #223

1962 Topps #72 ("Bob's Pupils")
1962 Topps #416

1963 Topps #134

1979 Diamond Greats #114

1985 TCMA 1947 Play Ball #29

1994 Topps Archives #76 (reprint of 1954 Topps)

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