Bob Turley

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Robert Lee Turley (September 19, 1930 – March 30, 2013), known as "Bullet Bob", was an American professional baseball player and financial planner. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a pitcher from 1951 through 1963. After his retirement from baseball, he worked for Primerica Financial Services.

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Filmography

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Acting Credits

1987
Himself

1960
1960 World Series (1960) (TV Show)
Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher

1958
1958 World Series (1958) (TV Show)
Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher

1958
1958 MLB All-Star Game (1958) (TV Movie)
Himself - AL Pitcher

1957
1957 World Series (1957) (TV Show)
Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher

1956
1956 World Series (1956) (TV Show)
Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher

1955
1955 World Series (1955) (TV Show)
Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher

Self

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  • Sports Illustrated Magazine [United States] (4 May 1959)

Pitching Stats

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Major League pitching statistics for Bob Turley.
Year Team W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER BB SO
1951 SLB 0-1 7.36 1 1 0 0 0 7 11 6 6 3 5
1953 SLB 2-6 3.28 10 7 3 1 0 60 39 24 22 44 61
1954 BAL 14-15 3.46 35 35 14 0 0 247 178 106 95 181 185
1955 NYY 17-13 3.06 36 34 13 6 1 246 168 92 84 177 210
1956 NYY 8-4 5.05 27 21 5 1 1 132 138 76 74 103 91
1957 NYY 13-6 2.71 32 23 9 4 3 176 120 59 53 85 152
1958 NYY 21-7 2.97 33 31 19 6 1 245 178 82 81 128 168
1959 NYY 8-11 4.32 33 22 7 3 0 154 141 80 74 83 111
1960 NYY 9-3 3.27 34 24 4 1 5 173 138 67 63 87 87
1961 NYY 3-5 5.75 15 12 1 0 0 72 74 47 46 51 48
1962 NYY 3-3 4.57 24 8 0 0 1 69 68 45 35 47 42
1963 BOS 1-4 6.10 11 7 0 0 0 41 42 28 28 28 35
1963 LAA 2-7 3.30 19 12 3 2 0 87 71 41 32 51 70
Career 101-85 - 310 237 78 24 12 - 1366 753 693 1068 1265

Fielding Stats

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Major League fielding statistics for Bob Turley.
Year Team G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
1951 SLB 1 - 1 1 0 1 1.000
1953 SLB 10 - 4 3 0 2 1.000
1954 BAL 35 35 247 7 35 1 1 0.977
1955 NYY 36 34 246 6 30 4 2 0.900
1956 NYY 27 21 132 3 18 1 2 0.955
1957 NYY 32 23 176 13 22 2 1 0.946
1958 NYY 33 31 245 17 26 0 4 1.000
1959 NYY 33 22 154 11 18 1 1 0.967
1960 NYY 34 24 173 10 21 0 1 1.000
1961 NYY 15 12 72 4 8 0 0 1.000
1962 NYY 24 8 69 3 15 0 0 1.000
1963 BOS 11 7 41 4 3 0 0 1.000
1963 LAA 19 12 87 5 11 0 1 1.000
Career 310 229 - 88 211 9 16 -

Batting Stats

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Major League batting statistics for Bob Turley.
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
1951 SLB 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.000 0.000 0.000
1953 SLB 10 18 2 5 0 0 1 1 0 1 6 0.278 0.316 0.444
1954 BAL 35 81 8 11 2 0 0 5 1 2 23 0.136 0.157 0.160
1955 NYY 36 82 7 11 4 0 0 7 0 6 21 0.134 0.200 0.183
1956 NYY 27 46 5 8 2 0 0 3 0 3 16 0.174 0.224 0.217
1957 NYY 32 57 4 5 0 0 0 0 0 8 27 0.088 0.212 0.088
1958 NYY 33 88 8 12 0 0 2 6 0 4 35 0.136 0.174 0.205
1959 NYY 33 46 3 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 18 0.087 0.192 0.087
1960 NYY 34 55 4 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 18 0.073 0.105 0.091
1961 NYY 15 21 1 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 11 0.095 0.091 0.095
1962 NYY 24 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.000 0.000 0.000
1963 BOS 11 14 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0.214 0.214 0.214
1963 LAA 19 25 2 4 1 0 1 3 0 0 7 0.160 0.160 0.320
Career 310 547 44 69 10 0 4 32 1 31 191 - - -

First NameRobert
Middle NameLee
Last NameTurley
Full Name at BirthRobert Lee Turley
Other NamesBullet Bob
Age82 (age at death)
Date of BirthSeptember 19, 1930
BirthplaceTroy, IL
Date of DeathMarch 30, 2013
Height6' 2" (188 cm)
Weight215 lbs (97.5 kg)
Star SignVirgo
NationalityAmerican
High SchoolCentral (East St. Louis, IL)
OccupationFormer Major League Baseball Player
Occupation CategoryBaseball
PositionPitcher
BatsRight
ThrowsRight
MLB Debut29 September 1951
Last MLB Game21 September 1963

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