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16 BO JACKSON (Franchise player #0230 - 1986-09)

All-Star

Position: OF

Bo Jackson

Vincent Edward Jackson
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 225 lb.

Born: November 30, 1962 in Bessemer, AL

Acquired: June 2, 1986: Drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 4th Round of the 1986 Amateur Draft 

Released: March 18, 1991 (Signed with the Chicago White Sox on April 3, 1991)

MLB Debut: September 2, 1986
Final MLB Game: August 10, 1994
Royals Debut: September 2, 1986
Final Royals Game:
October 3, 1990
 

Awards and Accomplishments (while with the Royals)
1989 AL All-Star
1989 All-Star Game MVP
Royals Player of the Month: May 1988, April 1989
AL Player of the Week (April 17-23, 1989)
Hit a home run in 4 consecutive at bats in 1990 (3 on July 17, a trip to the DL, and 1 on his first AB on August 26)
2000 Earl Smith Nostalgia Award
 
Statistics with the Royals (led team in bold)
Year G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA
1986 25 82 9 17 2 1 2 9 3 1 7 34 .207
1987 116 396 46 93 17 2 22 53 10 4 30 158 .235
1988 124 439 63 108 16 4 25 68 27 6 25 146 .246
1989 135 515 86 132 15 6 32 105 26 9 39 172 .256
1990 111 405 74 110 16 1 28 78 15 9 44 128 .272
w/Royals 511 1837 278 460 66 14 109 313 81 29 145 638 .250
Career 694 2393 341 598 86 14 141 415 82 32 200 841 .250

For complete stats, go to Baseball-Reference.com's Bo Jackson page

 
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