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Billy CoxTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1941-1955 MLB Years: 1941-1955
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Positions3B-700, SS-299, 2B-53Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Richard Cox
Height5-10Weight150BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 29,1919PlaceNewport,Pennsylvania
Death DateMarch 30,1978 [58.214]
High SchoolNewport (Newport,PA)
MLB DebutSeptember 20,1941 [22.022]
OrganizationsBRO [7] PIT [3] BAL [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-13
TBC Player ID10255Retrosheet IDcox-b101MLBAM ID112767
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed79Power62Contact53XBH63RBIs53Runs61Hitting63Durability62Team.544Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1941Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit38ss2110374103102103200001.270.325.405.73015440.286.135.243.3387.505.000.670.000.0040.00
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit4ss2612141132119226236402615110004.290.333.387.72015930448.297.097.170.3395.803.350.580.45205.5025.21
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit6ss2713252975145307155450292812005.274.313.442.75523452561.267.168.233.3465.174.990.972.6735.2735.86
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33b2888237365913231530381904008.249.353.359.7128518279.260.110.283.34113.626.810.501.0879.0030.51
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33b29100390489118284050301815009.233.290.351.64113728426.228.118.208.3017.044.230.601.8848.7530.77
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33b3011945162116172844603524080015.257.311.357.66816127494.258.100.191.3107.094.860.691.6256.3823.28
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33b3114245562127254951553730213008.279.336.411.74718738507.284.132.213.3447.305.920.811.7850.5629.92
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33b321164555611812363410122532280013.259.301.338.63915421490.269.079.130.2995.106.531.281.2275.8317.80
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33b331003274495181104422372107007.291.363.443.80614529371.287.152.266.3669.975.660.572.7032.7030.53
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33b347722626539221700211303208.235.297.319.6167213252.239.084.177.2878.335.160.620.79113.0024.53
1955Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33b355319425417231412171602005.211.275.314.5896112213.217.103.186.2717.987.510.941.4164.6729.27
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter10583712470974174326635142212982187622083.262.318.380.69814102724081.265.118.203.0007.305.340.731.6256.2427.93
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter7422541334659112164624531192231575482068.259.320.370.6909411742819.262.111.203.0007.915.570.701.6355.2426.40
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2639771112745514179210058452120010.280.322.418.740408861049.281.138.207.0005.534.290.781.6257.4731.39
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5319425417231412171602005.211.275.314.5896112213.217.103.186.0007.987.510.941.4164.6729.27
Average MLB - Per 162 games162568721492751054634633190013.262.318.380.69821642625.265.118.203.0007.305.340.731.6256.2427.93

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1941Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21SS10--1535385350.9435.00------10100.06.5
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26SS114--2353233959597558.9354.89------12194.274.0
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27SS129--2203882063628608.9684.71------13297.783.8
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro283B70--5110777165158.9582.26------8879.545.5
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28SS6--813142221.9553.50------886.83.9
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro282B1---------------881.10.6
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro293B100--1042131228329317.9643.17------100100.064.9
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro303B107--1022331535350335.9573.13------11989.969.5
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro302B13--3131-762621.0004.77------11910.98.4
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro30SS9--1010112120.9522.22------1197.65.8
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro313B139--1402641426418404.9672.91------14297.988.5
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro31SS1--1---111.0001.00------1420.70.6
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro323B100--100157826265257.9702.57------11686.265.4
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32SS10--2720144847.9794.70------1168.66.5
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro322B9--1311-424241.0002.67------1167.85.9
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro333B89--86142620234228.9742.56------10089.057.8
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33SS6--53-1881.0001.33------1006.03.9
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro332B1--121-43.7503.00------1001.00.6
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro343B58--579067153147.9612.53------7775.337.7
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro342B11--2227155049.9804.45------7714.37.1
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro34SS8--1413-327271.0003.38------7710.45.2
1955Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal353B37--2867359895.9692.57------5369.824.0
1955Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal352B18--2528-453531.0002.94------5334.011.7
1955Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35SS6--29111211.9171.83------5311.33.9
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B700--66812737115420121941.9652.77------7000.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 10 season(s)-   SS299--5378146614414171351.9534.52------2990.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B53--9299220193191.9903.60------530.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1941Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21----10------
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26----114------
1947Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27----129------
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro28---1670-----
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro29-----100-----
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro30---139107-----
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro31----1139-----
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro32---910100-----
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro33---1689-----
1954Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro34---11858-----
1955Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35---18637-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1949Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2923010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1952Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB32727482000003400000.296.367.370.73710230.348.074.18510.0013.331.330.000.0025.00
1953Brooklyn DodgersWorld SeriesMLB33623373016001400000.304.333.565.89813424.333.261.3044.1716.674.004.1723.0057.14
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs15537165016004900000.302.351.453.80424657.349.151.2267.0215.792.251.7553.0037.50

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1955-06-15Refused to report to Indians. 
1955-06-15TradeTraded by Orioles with Gene Woodling to Indians for Wally Westlake and Dave Pope. 
1954-12-13TradeTraded by Dodgers with Preacher Roe to Orioles for Harry Schwegeman, Johnny Jancse and Cash. 
1947-12-08TradeTraded by Pirates with Gene Mauch and Preacher Roe to Dodgers for Vic Lombardi, Hal Gregg and Dixie Walker. 
1940-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* 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.