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18* GAIL HOPKINS (Franchise player #0054 - 1971-03)

Position: 1B-DH

Gail Hopkins

Gail Eason Hopkins
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 200 lb.

Colleges: Pepperdine, UCLA

Born: February 19, 1943 in Tulsa, OK

Acquired: October 13, 1970: Traded by the Chicago White Sox with John Matias for Pat Kelly and Don O'Riley

Released: March 26, 1974

MLB Debut: June 29, 1968
Final MLB Game: October 2, 1974
Royals Debut: April 7, 1971
Final Royals Game:
September 28, 1973
 
Statistics with the Royals (led team in bold)
Year G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA
1971 103 295 35 82 16 1 9 47 3 1 37 13 .278
1972 53 71 1 15 2 0 0 5 0 0 7 4 .211
1973 74 138 17 34 6 1 2 16 1 2 29 15 .246
w/Royals 230 504 53 131 24 2 11 68 4 3 73 32 .260
Career 514 1219 142 324 47 6 25 145 6 4 160 83 .266

For complete stats, go to Baseball-Reference.com's Gail Hopkins page

* initially wore #39 in 1971

 

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