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Ultimate Mets Database popularity ranking: 137 of 954 players
Otis Bernard Gilkey
Born: September 24, 1966 at St. Louis, Mo.
Throws: Right Bats: Right
Height: 6.00 Weight: 190
Bernard Gilkey was the most popular Ultimate Mets Database daily lookup on March 11, 2011, April 27, 2012, and November 14, 2012.
First Mets game:
April 1, 1996
Last Mets game:
July 30, 1998
On disabled list from April 26, 1998 to May 12, 1998 (stress fracture left elbow).|
- Tied Mets season record of 117 Runs Batted In in 1996. Record was previously set by Howard Johnson in 1991. Broken by Mike Piazza in 1999 with 124.
- Established a Mets season record for Doubles in 1996 with 44.
Click the icon to see a graph of Bernard Gilkey's batting, slugging, and on base percentages
Batting Record with New York Mets
- Tied for National League lead in sacrifice flies with 12 in 1997.
- Led Mets in doubles with 44 in 1996.
- Led Mets in runs batted in with 117 in 1996.
- Led Mets in caught stealing with 11 in 1997.
- Led Mets in slugging percentage with .562 in 1996.
- Led Mets in on base percentage with .393 in 1996.
- Led Mets in on base plus slugging with .955 in 1996.
- Tied for Mets lead in hit by pitch with 4 in 1996.
- Led Mets in sacrifice flies with 8 in 1996 and with 12 in 1997.
- Led Mets in grounded into double play with 18 in 1996.
Games where Bernard Gilkey had 2 or more Home Runs
vs. San Francisco (NL) 05/28/96.
At Colorado (NL) 07/24/96.
vs. Pittsburgh (NL) 07/30/96.
At Philadelphia (NL) 09/15/97.
Games where Bernard Gilkey had 4 or more Hits
At Cincinnati (NL) 04/10/96.
At San Francisco (NL) 08/19/96.
At Colorado (NL) 08/16/97.
vs. San Francisco (NL) 08/27/97.
Games played by position
1996: Left Field 151, Outfield 151
1997: Left Field 136, Outfield 136, Designated Hitter 2, Center Field 1
1998: Outfield 77, Left Field 76, Right Field 4, Center Field 1
Number of games in each batting order position in games in which Bernard Gilkey was in the starting lineup.
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