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Ken Boyer
Ultimate Mets Database popularity ranking: 194 of 982 players
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Kenton Lloyd Boyer
Born: May 20, 1931 at Liberty, Mo.
Died: September 7, 1982 at St. Louis, Mo.
Throws: Right Bats: Right
Height: 6.02 Weight: 200

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First Mets game: April 15, 1966
Last Mets game: July 21, 1967

Brother of Clete Boyer





Winner of National League Most Valuable Player award, 1964. (St. Louis Cardinals)

Uniform Number:14
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Traded by the St. Louis Cardinals to the New York Mets in exchange for Al Jackson and Charley Smith on October 20, 1965.

Traded by the New York Mets to the Chicago White Sox with Sandy Alomar in exchange for J. C. Martin and Billy Southworth on July 22, 1967.

  • Tied Mets season record of 28 Doubles in 1966. Record was previously set by Ron Hunt in 1963. Broken by Tommy Davis in 1967 with 32.

Click the icon to see a graph of Ken Boyer's batting, slugging, and on base percentages

Batting Record with New York Mets
Year GABRH2B3BHRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSBCSSHSFTBAvg.Slg.OBP
1966 136 4966213228214613056404317206.266.415.304
1967 56 166173972313263220210259.235.355.335
2 years 192 6627917135417745688606419265.258.400.312

  • Led Mets in at bats with 496 in 1966.
  • Led Mets in doubles with 28 in 1966.
  • Led Mets in runs batted in with 61 in 1966.
  • Led Mets in slugging percentage with .415 in 1966.
  • Led Mets in on base plus slugging with .719 in 1966.
  • Led Mets in total bases with 206 in 1966.
  • Led Mets in sacrifice flies with 7 in 1966.
  • Led Mets in grounded into double play with 15 in 1966.

Games where Ken Boyer had 4 or more Hits
At Pittsburgh (NL) 08/11/66.

Games played by position
1966: Third Base 130, First Base 2
1967: Third Base 44, First Base 8

Lineup Analysis
Number of games in each batting order position in games in which Ken Boyer was in the starting lineup.
Year 1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8th9th
1966 006837129000
1967 04160416800
Totals 0484371625800







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