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Shamsky
Arthur Louis Shamsky
Born: October 14, 1941 at St. Louis, Mo.
Throws: Left Bats: Left
Height: 6.01 Weight: 180

Art Shamsky was the most popular Ultimate Mets Database daily lookup on February 3, 2007, March 18, 2007, February 4, 2009, February 5, 2009, February 6, 2009, and February 7, 2009.

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Non-playing roles with Mets
  • Broadcaster 1980 - 1981

First Mets game: April 10, 1968
Last Mets game: September 25, 1971





Uniform Number:24
Art Shamsky also played for the following teams:
Traded by the Cincinnati Reds to the New York Mets in exchange for Bob Johnson on November 8, 1967.

Traded by the New York Mets to the St. Louis Cardinals with Rich Folkers, Jim Bibby and Charlie Hudson in exchange for Jim Beauchamp, Harry Parker, Chuck Taylor and Tom Coulter on October 18, 1971.

On disabled list from April 8, 1969 to April 29, 1969 (back injury).

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

Batting Record with New York Mets
Year GABRH2B3BHRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSBCSSHSFTBAvg.Slg.OBP
1968 116 345308214412482165871044140.238.406.292
1969 100 30342919314473623231225148.300.488.375
1970 122 40348118192114949133331103174.293.432.371
1971 68 135132562518212181110050.185.370.299
4 years 406 1186133316481142162127231411444612512.266.432.341

League Championship Series Record
Year GABRH2B3BHRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSBCSSHSFTBAvg.Slg.OBP
1969 3 13370001003000007.538.538.538
1 year 3 13370001003000007.538.538.538

World Series Record
Year GABRH2B3BHRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSBCSSHSFTBAvg.Slg.OBP
1969 3 6000000000000000.000.000.000
1 year 3 6000000000000000.000.000.000

  • Led Mets in intentional walks with 13 in 1970.
  • Led Mets in hit by pitch with 7 in 1968.
  • Tied for Mets lead in sacrifice flies with 4 in 1968 and with 5 in 1969.

Games where Art Shamsky had 2 or more Home Runs
At Philadelphia (NL) 06/19/69. At Montreal (NL) 09/16/70.

Games where Art Shamsky had 4 or more Hits
At Philadelphia (NL) 06/19/69.

Games played by position
1968: Outfield 82, Left Field 71, First Base 17, Right Field 12
1969: Outfield 78, Right Field 63, Left Field 16, First Base 9
1970: Outfield 58, First Base 56, Right Field 54, Left Field 4
1971: Outfield 38, Right Field 27, Left Field 12, First Base 1

Lineup Analysis
Number of games in each batting order position in games in which Art Shamsky was in the starting lineup.
Year 1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8th9th
1968 0330201513700
1969 01752230000
1970 00097110000
1971 00109123000
Totals 04471786116700







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