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Willie WilsonBatting Stat Details
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Willie Wilson
PositionsOF-2031, DH-28Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWillie James Wilson
Height6-3Weight195BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 9,1955 [63.160]PlaceMontgomery,Alabama
High SchoolSummit (Summit,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (18th overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 16th round (381st overall) of the 1974 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$90,000Signing ScoutsAl Diez
MLB DebutSeptember 4,1976 [21.057]Awards5Awards Voting4-261
TBC Player ID19809Retrosheet IDwilsw001MLBAM ID124435
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Games -- On Base -- Outs -- Baserunning -- Pitch Summary -- Pitch Detail -- Ejections
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the Kansas City Royals Hall of Fame in 2000
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Games

TopPH,PR,DR = Entered Game as...PH2,PR2,DR2 = Left Game for...Ejections
YearGPGSGS%CGDNSDNFGF%PHPRDRGFPH2PR2DR2PC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFDH123456789
19761218.3111925.00653000----------11--4-312
197713646.237838.50525003---------254--211--
19781274535.418829624.424238318019---------646648111317319
197915413688.3521810134.40810537077---------2117---165619
198016115797.534412721.13013420121----------157-----13-
198110210098.02327922.5002230275----------1001-1-----
198213613599.31111248.81001221121----------136--------
198313713296.416512111.73111620114----------132-2-1--2-
1984128128100.013011510.20001320113----------128--------
198514114099.324111717.00102400116----------1337-1-----
198615614995.57877551.9601811169----------7972--11-12
198714614498.635211024.71103610108---------2145------1-
198814714195.95369038.8411574183----------9944--11-2-
19891129584.845176442.9458483047---------16127-332439
19901158271.372333767.81171578208---------151457355125
19911136456.642495254.0231115610022---------929184841713713
199213210075.893323573.51281297106---------5716361425322
19931053937.133665052.44212355015----------43-232211834
199417317.6314852.97349000----------3--33---8
Totals2154179783.4649357141834.2119100138736356110700000000028142619719384112015941113
GP: Games Played GS: Games in starting lineup GS%: % of Games in starting lineup CG: Games Completed DNS: Did not start game in lineup DNF: Did not finish GF%: Games Finished% PH: Entered game as Pinch Hitter PR: Entered game as Pinch Runner DR: Entered Game as Defensive Replacement GF: Games Finished PH2: Left game for a pinch hitter PR2: Left game for a pinch runner DR2: Left game for defensive replacement P: Games at Pitcher C: Games at catcher 1B: Games at first base 2B: Games at second base SS: Games at shortstop 3B: Games at third base LF: Games in left field CF: Games in center field RF: Games in right field DH: Games as designated hitter 1-9: Games per batting slot

On Base

YearTeamGPPAABTBAVGOBPSLGOPSHPH1B1B-IF1B-OF1B-B2B3BHRHR1HR2HR3GSIPHRWO-HWO-HRROEBBIBBBB4ldBBBB_BLHBPSHSFCIRBIon HROtherHR-BI%On Out
1976KCA12661.167.167.167.3331-1-1------------------------0.00-
1977KCA13373413.324.343.382.72511-918-2---------11-----2--1-10.00-
1978KCA12722319855.217.280.278.55843-33330-82--------316--31252-16-160.004
1979KCA154640588247.315.351.420.771185-148141341618136312-5135283-14-7134-49113822.455
1980KCA161745705297.326.357.421.778230-184221622281533---2--17283-10-651-493466.124
1981KCA102465439160.303.335.364.700133-11513102110711----2-3183-7-431-321313.135
1982KCA136621585252.332.365.431.796194-15718139319153111-3--9262-7-622-4664013.044
1983KCA137611576203.276.316.352.66915911272998122822---2--12332-6111--332316.061
1984KCA128588541211.301.350.390.740163-1282126-2492-11-11-7392-17-323-4453911.367
1985KCA141642605247.278.316.408.724168-11831153252143-1--1-7293-13-521-4363713.954
1986KCA156675631231.269.313.366.679170-134141203207972---1-4311-8-931-44113325.004
1987KCA146653610230.279.320.377.698170-133231105181544------3322-15-641-3042613.334
1988KCA147628591197.262.289.333.6221551126221044171111----1-522156-285-371362.705
1989KCA112423383137.253.300.358.657972708622177321---1-427-714-166-434399.307
1990KCA115345307114.290.354.371.72589-711556-13321-1----8301681233-424389.526
1991OAK11331829492.238.290.313.6037055213393144--------218145-411-28-280.006
1992OAK132437396132.270.329.333.66210738722655155--------5352981123-37-370.008
1993CHN10523722177.258.301.348.649579421032111311------711144-311-111109.092
1994CHN1723219.238.273.429.701523-3--2---------1--1--1-----0.00-
Totals:2154831777312905.285.326.376.7022207231738232150649281147412966013831024252735146462643505855952610.0976
GP: Games Played PA: Plate Appearances AB: At Bats (Official) TB: Total Bases AVG: Batting Average OBP: On Base Percentage SLG: Slugging Percentage OPS: On Base Plus Slugging H: Hits PH: Pinch hits 1B: Singles 1B-IF: Infield Singles 1B-OF: Outfield Singles 1B-B: Bunt Singles 2B: Doubles 3B: Triples HR: Home Runs HR1: Solo Homers HR2: 2-run Homers HR3: 3-run Homers GS: Grand Slams IPHR: Inside the park homer WO-H: Walkoff hits WO-HR: Walkoff homers ROE: Reached on Error BB: Walks IBB: Intentional Walks BB4: Walked on 4 pitches ldBB: Leadoff walks BB_BL: Bases loaded walks HBP: Hit by Pitch SH: Sacrifice Hits SF: Sacrifice Flies CI: Catcher's INTerference RBI: Runs Batted In on HR: RBIs on Homers Other: RBIs not on Homers HR-BI%: % of RBIs due to homers On Out: RBIS on productive outs (includes sac hit/fly)

Outs

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YearOutsSOGOAOFlyLinePopG/AGDPOppGDP%FCFOProdSO-SwSO-Ca%SwTipSO3PC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFIFOFIF%
197652211--2.00-----1--0.0----1-1---12166.7
1977238961141.501520.001-2--0.0--2-245-11-13286.7
19781583381442111121.842355.711810--0.0--1131227241971111962976.8
1979411922001196628251.681611.6441432--0.0--354357357342730242388174.6
1980460812411389122251.7541043.8542338--0.0--397409775342237282928777.0
198130342156105802051.495618.2041323--0.0--183316941311928211936873.9
198238581191113911571.694854.7112516--0.0--303397343272931292158970.7
1983403751881401172031.344715.6331416--0.0--215397364312639302339571.0
1984374561881301291-1.457997.0722631--0.0--224347061353137242269271.1
1985431941751621491211.086996.0621421--0.0--1945064454334492922511266.8
19864599718018216022-0.9961055.7122731--0.0--2754987492836493224511767.7
1987439882101411221541.4998910.1132720--0.0--285426968433341222559672.6
19884411061801559236271.1651094.5932123862081.1-20303376856433146212379870.7
198929378118974733171.2287610.5311625551970.5-12124274236211732241427366.0
19902165774854217260.874675.97-1417461180.7-741203435161722101104969.2
199122443112694613101.62116716.42-143536783.7-6133164335201617181305171.8
199228965137874819201.57119411.70-1738511478.5-1316225524827202591705475.9
19931594066532810151.252277.41-61033782.522621421311091016843570.6
19941766541-1.20-10.00--14266.7-12---411127463.6
Totals549011442514183213352962011.379012557.17312793903118027.2261335585139664637783765063513113123371.6
Outs: Total Outs SO:Strikeouts GO: Groundouts AO: AirOuts Fly: Flyouts Line: Lineouts Pop: Popouts G/A: Groundout to Airout Ratio GDP: Grounded into double play Opp: Opportunities to ground into double play GDP%: Ground into DP percentage FC: Fielder's Choices FO: Forceouts Prod: Productive Outs (Baserunners advanced on out) SO-Sw: Struck out swinging SO-Ca: Stuck out looking (called) %Sw: Pct of strikeouts that were swinging Tip: Struck out foul tip SO3: Struck out on 3 pitches P: Out on ball fielded by Pitcher C: Out on ball fielded by Catcher 1B: Out on ball fielded by First Baseman 2B: Out on ball fielded by Second Baseman SS: Out on ball fielded by Shortstop 3B: Out on ball fielded by Third Baseman LF: Out on ball fielded by Left Fielder CF: Out on ball fielded by Center Fielder RF: Out on ball fielded by Right Fielder IF: Out on ball fielded by an Infielder OF: Out on ball fielded by an Outfielder IF%: % of outs by infielders.

Baserunning Statistics

YearTeamsGPPAOBRR%SB2OOB
1976KCA126100.0020
1977KCA1337141071.4360
1978KCA127223724359.72381
1979KCA15464024211346.69792
1980KCA16174530613343.46696
1981KCA1024651765430.68282
1982KCA1366212608733.46352
1983KCA1376112219040.72576
1984KCA1285882398133.89455
1985KCA1416422248738.84406
1986KCA1566752417731.95325
1987KCA1466532429740.08535
1988KCA1476282078139.13296
1989KCA1124231475839.46211
1990KCA1153451444934.03211
1991OAK1133181073835.51182
1992OAK1324371643823.17203
1993CHN105237842934.5240
1994CHN17237457.1401

Pitch Summary

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YearTeamGPPAABBBSOHBPPitStrBalFouCaSwMsIntInPlP/PAFPSFPS%FP-SWFP-IPFP-SW%FP-IP%CtSwSwMs%Sw%Str%Bal%Foul%IP-SW%IP-PA%3-03-0sw3-0sw%
1976KCA1266-2---------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1977KCA13373418---------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1978KCA12722319816332--------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1979KCA15464058828927--------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1980KCA16174570528816--------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1981KCA10246543918424--------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1982KCA13662158526816--------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1983KCA13761157633751--------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1984KCA12858854139563--------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1985KCA14164260529945--------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1986KCA15667563131979--------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1987KCA14665361032886--------0.00-0.00--0.000.00--------------0.00----
1988KCA1476285912210622223147974447029221984983.5433753.662159634.2415.29968118718.4553.4066.5333.4721.1441.9579.301317.7
1989KCA112423383277811650106458631825816223173.9022553.191295030.5011.8263580620.1048.8564.4835.5219.2739.3374.9418-0.0
1990KCA11534530730572124580044522518213492563.6117751.30923926.6711.3048161821.6849.6464.2635.7418.0741.4274.201417.1
1991OAK11331829418434118375842521317611662533.7216050.31873127.369.7546658219.9349.2064.0735.9318.0143.4779.5616212.5
1992OAK132437396356511581101356831120915783363.6223754.231496434.1014.6564780419.5350.8564.0735.9319.6741.7976.8918-0.0
1993CHN105237221114039015753261831199251813.809841.35582624.4710.9736445620.1850.6163.8236.1820.3139.6976.378-0.0
1994CHN17232116-895732101911-163.87626.094117.394.35263828.9542.7064.0435.9611.2442.1169.57----
GP: Games Played PA: Plate Appearances AB: At Bats BB: Walks SO: Strikeouts HBP: Hit by Pitch Pit: Pitches Faced Str: Strikes Bal: Balls Fou: Fouls Ca: Called Strikes SwMs: Swing and Miss Strikes Int: intent Balls InPl: Balls in Play P/PA: Pitches per Plate Appearance FPS: First Pitch Strikes FPS%: First Pitch Strike% FP-Sw: Swung on first pitch FP-IP%: First Pitch in Play % Ct: Contact (In Play + Fouls) Sw: Total Swings SwMs%: Swing/Miss% Sw%: Swing % Str%: Strike % (Strikes/Pitches) Bal%: Balls % (Balls/Pitches) Foul%: Foul % (Fouls/Pitches) IP-SW%: % of Balls put in play on swings IP-PA%: % of plate appearances with balls put in play 3-0: Counts of 3-0 3-0sw: Swings on count of 3-0 3-0sw%: % of Swings on count of 3-0

Player Ejections

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Game DateUmpireReason
1978-09-15Durwood MerrillInterference call
1980-08-17Mike ReillyCalled third strike
1981-05-01Bill KunkelCall at 1B
1986-04-22Larry McCoyCharging mound
1987-07-07Dan MorrisonCharged mound
1987-09-01John HirschbeckCalled third strike
6 ejection(s) listed