New England Patriots AFC Champs

Pete Runnels

Date of birth: 28 January 1928
Primary position: Second Baseman

Elected to Red Sox Hall of Fame: 2004

Manager Stats

Career Batting Statistics through 2017 Season

SeasonABRHHRRBIBBSBAVG
1958568103183859871.322
195956095176657956.314
196052880169235715.320
196136049114338465.317
1962562801831060793.326
TOTAL25784078252924937820.320

Awards and Recognition with Boston

Batting Champion, 1960
Batting Champion, 1962

Memorable Moments for Pete Runnels

  • 30 August 1960 - Infielder Pete Runnels collects nine hits during a doubleheader at Fenway Park, tying a major league record, as the Red Sox sweep the Tigers with a 5-4, extra inning win in the opener and a 3-2 victory in the second game.