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Billy ConsoloTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1953-1962 MLB Years: 1953-1962
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PositionsSS-317, 2B-101, 3B-61Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Angelo Consolo
Height5-11Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 18,1934PlaceCleveland,Ohio
Death DateMarch 27,2008 [73.221]
High SchoolDorsey (Los Angeles,CA)
MLB DebutApril 20,1953 [18.245]
OrganizationsBOS [7] WS1 [2] ANA [1] KC1 [1] MIN [1] PHI [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID10130Retrosheet IDconsb101MLBAM ID112601
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed66Power40Contact34XBH41RBIs37Runs58Hitting39Durability39Team.494Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos83b-2b18476591421161222300000.215.239.323.56221467.317.108.123.2532.9934.3311.501.4965.0028.57
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos8ss199124223557111121336921104.227.324.277.601679279.312.050.190.29111.8324.732.090.36242.0016.36
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos112b20818440000005400001.222.391.222.6134023.286.000.278.31421.7417.390.800.000.000.00
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos72b2148111320001003500000.182.357.182.5392014.333.000.273.28221.4335.711.670.000.000.00
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1ss226819626536141913234802104.270.345.372.7177311222.338.102.209.32710.3621.622.091.8049.0020.75
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos12b-ss23467213921050061400003.125.192.181.37313378.155.056.139.1777.6917.952.330.000.0033.33
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos1ss241014331000002501000.214.313.286.5994117.333.072.214.28111.7629.412.500.000.0033.33
1959Washington Senators IALMLBws16,25ss247920225435301010365406003.213.332.267.599548244.291.054.238.28714.7522.131.500.000.0018.60
1959Totals for AL-AL         8921628466301010385907003.213.331.269.600589261.293.056.236.28614.5622.611.550.000.0019.57
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws16ss2510017423364231511252913015.207.310.305.615539203.232.098.241.28612.3214.291.161.4858.0025.00
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin6ss-2b26115100000000100001.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi153b27135320000000100000.400.400.400.800205.500.000.000.3620.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana113b2728204200002031100001.100.217.100.3172023.222.000.250.17113.0447.833.670.000.000.00
1962Totals for MLB-MLB         9517918414201633264505123.229.325.274.599496211.304.045.190.28012.3221.331.730.000.0014.63
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc16ss275415411374201613233305122.240.337.292.629456183.303.052.188.29212.5718.031.430.000.0016.22
1962Totals for AL-AL         8217415394201633264405123.224.323.270.593476206.298.046.195.27812.6221.361.690.000.0015.38
1962Totals for MLB-MLB         9517918414201633264505123.229.325.274.599496211.304.045.190.28012.3221.331.730.000.0014.63
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter603117815826031119839101612973183324.221.315.289.604340511363.287.068.204.00011.8121.791.840.66130.8919.62
Boston Red Sox Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter318618911401846424674168242012.227.310.298.60818428700.300.071.188.00010.5724.002.270.86103.0020.00
Washington Senators I Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter17937648799532521618319018.210.322.285.60710717447.262.075.239.00013.6518.571.360.67125.3321.52
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5415411374201613233305122.240.337.292.629456183.303.052.188.00012.5718.031.430.000.0016.22
Los Angeles Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter28204200002031100001.100.217.100.3172023.222.000.250.00013.0447.833.670.000.000.00
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter115100000000100001.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter135320000000100000.400.400.400.800205.500.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16231642708322223438015116.221.315.289.6049114366.287.068.204.00011.8121.791.840.66130.8919.62

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos183B16--318532621.8081.31------4734.010.5
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos182B11--23291105352.9814.73------4723.47.2
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos19SS50--791231024212202.9534.04------9154.932.5
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos193B18--1041325451.9442.83------9119.811.7
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos192B12--2420244644.9573.67------9113.27.8
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos202B4--115211816.8894.00------850.02.6
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos212B25--914242523.9200.92------4852.116.2
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22SS42--611491530225210.9335.00------6861.827.3
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos222B16--29371116766.9854.13------6823.510.4
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos223B2--23--551.0002.50------682.91.3
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos232B13--2017374037.9252.85------4628.38.4
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23SS11--1738295755.9655.00------4623.97.1
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos233B1---------------462.20.6
1959Washington Senators IALMLBws124SS75--1112291744357340.9524.53------7994.948.7
1959Washington Senators IALMLBws1242B4--910-319191.0004.75------795.12.6
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24SS2--6321119.8184.50------1020.01.3
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws125SS82--831581636257241.9382.94------10082.053.2
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws1252B12--1424234038.9503.17------10012.07.8
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws1253B2---1--111.0000.50------1002.01.3
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26SS3---------------1127.31.9
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin262B3--51--661.0002.00------1127.31.9
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin263B1---------------119.10.6
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc127SS48--721201025202192.9504.00------5488.929.6
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana273B20--47121211.9170.55------2871.412.3
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana27SS4--1102-1311.8462.75------2814.32.5
1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi273B1---------------137.70.6
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana272B1--13-1441.0004.00------283.60.6
MLB Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS317--4308307416913341260.9453.97------3170.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 10 season(s)-   2B101--1451601344318305.9593.02------1010.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B61--1970979889.9081.46------610.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos18---11-16-----
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos19---125018-----
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos20---4-------
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21---25-------
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22---16422-----
1958Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23---13111-----
1959Washington Senators IALMLBws124---475------
1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24----2------
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws125---12822-----
1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26---331-----
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc127----48------
1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana27---1420-----
1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27-----1-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1979Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet44Bench Coach1618576.52818.05Sparky Anderson,Les Moss,Dick Tracewski
1980Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet45Bench Coach1628478.51919.04Sparky Anderson
1981Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet46Bench Coach1096049.5502.04Sparky Anderson
1982Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet47Bench Coach1628379.51212.04Sparky Anderson
1983Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet48Bench Coach1629270.5686.02Sparky Anderson
1984Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet49Bench Coach16210458.642--1Sparky AndersonWon World Series (Padres)
1985Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet50Bench Coach1618477.52215.03Sparky Anderson
1986Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet51Bench Coach1628775.5378.53Sparky Anderson
1987Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet52Bench Coach1629864.605--1Sparky AndersonLost ALCS (Twins)
1988Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet53Bench Coach1628874.5431.02Sparky Anderson
1989Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet54Bench Coach16259103.36430.07Sparky Anderson
1990Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet55Bench Coach1627983.4889.03Sparky Anderson
1991Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet56Bench Coach1628478.5197.03Sparky Anderson
1992Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet57Bench Coach1627587.46321.06Sparky Anderson
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1962-11-02Released by Athletics. 
1962-06-26Claimed on waivers by Athletics from Angels. 
1962-05-08Purchased by Angels from Phillies. 
1961-06-01TradeTraded by Twins to Braves for Billy Martin. 
1959-06-11TradeTraded by Red Sox with Murray Wall to Senators for Dick Hyde and Herb Plews. Billy Consolo returned to Red Sox. 
1953-02-02ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent (bonus baby) by Red Sox. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.