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    Kurt Scheffenacker
    Apr 28, 2013
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    I am a Os super fan when you played for the Mil brewers I was like 12 .I was a b/p that day when my head was turned you took my glove and played catch with it .Then you gave me back a wilson a2000 that said money 7 Don Money .You have been one of my more...
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    Pam Lysrer
    Mar 2, 2011
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    Buck, thank you for taking a few minutes to make two young boys very happy. Cris and Parker are on cloud 9. You are the best. P Lyster
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    Please contact me Buck. 3/1/2011
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    Bob Yates
    Jun 18, 2010
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    Date a Canadian girl, Buck. She will satisfy all your wildest fantacies,and at the same time fill you in on everything Canadian. Then when you refer to World War Two, for example, you will realize that there is much more involved than an American aircraft more...
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    Bob Yates
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    I saw your report from the deck of A U.S. aircraft carrier in San iego the other night and though it rather inappropriate for a Canadian broadcast. I respect very much your reference to your father and his part in WW2, but must remind you that Canadians more...
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Buck Martinez
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Age 68
Birthday 7 November, 1948
Birthplace Redding, CA
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Nationality American
Occupation Baseball
Claim to Fame Currently the television play-by-play announcer for the Toronto Blue Jays
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John Albert "Buck" Martinez (born November 7, 1948) is a former Major League Baseball catcher and manager, and is currently the television play-by-play announcer for the Toronto Blue Jays. He played 17 seasons in the majors with the Kansas City Royals, the Milwaukee Brewers, and the Toronto Blue Jays. Since the end of his playing career, he has been a broadcaster, working on Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles radio and television broadcasts, and nationally for TBS.

MLB Batting Statistics

Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
1969 KCR 72 205 14 47 6 1 4 23 0 8 25 0.229 0.258 0.327
1970 KCR 6 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0.111 0.273 0.111
1971 KCR 22 46 3 7 2 0 0 1 0 5 9 0.152 0.231 0.196
1973 KCR 14 32 2 8 1 0 1 6 0 4 5 0.250 0.333 0.375
1974 KCR 43 107 10 23 3 1 1 8 0 14 19 0.215 0.317 0.290
1975 KCR 80 226 15 51 9 2 3 23 1 21 28 0.226 0.293 0.323
1976 KCR 95 267 24 61 13 3 5 34 0 16 45 0.228 0.269 0.356
1977 KCR 29 80 3 18 4 0 1 9 0 3 12 0.225 0.253 0.313
1978 MIL 89 256 26 56 10 1 1 20 1 14 42 0.219 0.255 0.277
1979 MIL 69 196 17 53 8 0 4 26 0 8 25 0.270 0.296 0.372
1980 MIL 76 219 16 49 9 0 3 17 1 12 33 0.224 0.266 0.306
1981 TOR 45 128 13 29 8 1 4 21 1 11 16 0.227 0.287 0.398
1982 TOR 96 260 26 63 17 0 10 37 1 24 34 0.242 0.301 0.423
1983 TOR 88 221 27 56 14 0 10 33 0 29 39 0.253 0.337 0.452
1984 TOR 102 232 24 51 13 1 5 37 0 29 49 0.220 0.301 0.349
1985 TOR 42 99 11 16 3 0 4 14 0 10 12 0.162 0.239 0.313
1986 TOR 81 160 13 29 8 0 2 12 0 20 25 0.181 0.271 0.269
Career 1049 2743 245 618 128 10 58 321 5 230 419 - - -

MLB Fielding Statistics

Year Team G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
1969 KCR 72 47 428 292 26 9 8 0.972
1970 KCR 6 3 30 20 3 1 0 0.958
1971 KCR 22 14 138 84 6 3 0 0.968
1973 KCR 14 10 94 52 4 2 1 0.966
1974 KCR 38 31 281 151 16 4 1 0.977
1975 KCR 79 70 617 361 39 8 4 0.980
1976 KCR 94 86 739 420 40 4 4 0.991
1977 KCR 28 22 202 133 8 1 0 0.993
1978 MIL 89 85 716 327 32 8 7 0.978
1979 MIL 69 67 548 198 39 8 2 0.967
1980 MIL 76 75 622 293 33 5 3 0.985
1981 TOR 45 43 372 192 22 2 3 0.991
1982 TOR 93 79 677 382 35 5 8 0.988
1983 TOR 86 69 579 331 25 4 3 0.989
1984 TOR 98 66 616 360 34 2 5 0.995
1985 TOR 42 32 270 155 16 2 5 0.988
1986 TOR 78 47 417 289 19 2 6 0.994
Career 1029 846 - 4040 397 70 60 -

MLB Pitching Statistics

Year Team W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER BB SO
1979 MIL 0-0 9.00 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0
Career 0-0 - 1 0 0 0 0 - 1 1 1 1 0

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