Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Scott Earl
Stat Years
1981-1989  [mlb] 1984-1984
Height/Weight
5-11 / 165
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
2B (800) ... SS (128) ... 3B (56) ... OF (49) ... 1B (1)
Draft Position
2B
Born Date/Place
1960-09-18 in Seymour, Indiana   [59.298]
High School
Jennings County (North Vernon,IN)
Colleges
Eastern Kentucky University (Richmond, Kentucky)
Draft
Selected by the Detroit Tigers in Round #14 (#354 overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1984-09-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.357)
Service Time
Organizations
DET [8] CIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11013 ... retro id: earls001 ... mlbam id: 113694
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed83Power52Contact46XBH53RBIs36Runs69Hitting45Durability77Team.525Ratings Explained
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

Career Batting Statistics

top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • College
  • Indy/Intl/+
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1981Bristol TigersAppRkdet-202b---152181384760318130313500100.260.366.343.709213629.326.083.30614.5516.431.1360.31.4119.1
    1982Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-212b---2136464861331751247348696945330.287.381.422.80354519634.341.135.31312.6612.661.0038.72.2025.6
    1983Birmingham BaronsSouAAdet-222b---3144529961382210106036157384213520.261.350.397.74762221042.314.136.29111.7413.501.1552.91.6130.4
    1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-232b---415353482134218115141207712078410.251.350.382.73263020440.315.131.30212.2219.051.5648.51.7529.9
    1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet24232bL-S-E-P41435340101100902000.114.114.171.2853761.086.057.1540.0024.320.000.00.0025.0
    1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-242b---5125381559019374423125098212410.236.325.357.68244913629.281.121.29611.1421.831.9654.41.5632.2
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-252b---612840665971438413012525135350.239.328.347.67546914125.281.108.25411.0910.870.9850.81.7125.8
    1987Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-262b---7892803469142432136285412200.246.315.354.6693139920.232.108.2908.9517.251.9370.01.2829.0
    1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin25272b-ss---81133304079133024168356416410.239.311.297.6083769816.188.058.2939.3117.021.830.00.0020.2
    1989Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-28ss---989247325710033044275624200.231.309.308.6172827613.186.077.2849.5719.862.0782.31.0622.8
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)1435340101100902000.114.114.171.2853761.086.057.1540.0024.320.000.00.0025.0
    American League Totals (1 yrs)1435340101100902000.114.114.171.2853761.086.057.1540.0024.320.000.00.0025.0
    Minor League Totals10293352528844136345834721085442631225528130.252.340.365.70538991222228.282.113.29211.3416.181.4357.81.4927.0
    Minor: Rk Totals52181384760318130313500100.260.366.343.709213629.326.083.30614.5516.431.1360.31.4119.1
    Minor: A+ Totals136464861331751247348696945330.287.381.422.80354519634.341.135.31312.6612.661.0038.72.2025.6
    Minor: AA Totals144529961382210106036157384213520.261.350.397.74762221042.314.136.29111.7413.501.1552.91.6130.4
    Minor: AAA Totals69721783085269119332221276226944316371980.242.327.346.6732519754143.258.104.28610.6817.591.6566.01.3127.2
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)1435340101100902000.114.114.171.2853761.086.057.1540.0024.320.000.00.0025.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • College
  • Indy/Intl/+
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-251---0036.0010001101.03442200005.0027.009.9918.000.0036.000.00.000
    1986Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----251---0036.0010001101.03442200005.0027.009.9918.000.0036.000.00.000
    Minor League Totals0036.0010001101.03442200005.0027.009.9918.000.0036.000.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals0036.0010001101.03442200005.0027.009.9918.000.0036.000.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1981Bristol TigersAppRk202B4500.0891691334271258.9525.700.0064.386.51
    1982Lakeland TigersFSLA+212B13600.02984192596742717.9665.300.00102.3100.01
    1983Birmingham BaronsSouAA222B14300.03184163186765734.9595.100.0098.699.31
    1983Birmingham BaronsSouAA22SS700.078121615.9382.100.004.84.92
    1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAA232B13700.027742321105721700.9715.100.0089.089.51
    1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAA233B1700.01643536459.9223.500.0011.011.16
    1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAA23SS300.03601991.0003.000.001.92.05
    1984Detroit TigersALMLB232B1400.02324294947.9593.400.008.6100.03
    1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAA242B11800.02633251178599588.9825.000.0083.794.41
    1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAA243B500.02130215151.0003.000.003.54.06
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA251B100.01000111.0001.000.000.70.89
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA252B9800.01902601264462450.9744.600.0069.076.61
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA253B100.0111132.6672.000.000.70.85
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA25SS200.01100221.0001.000.001.41.64
    1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAA25OF1700.02510026261.0001.500.0012.013.37
    1987Toledo Mud HensILAAA262B4600.067122717196189.9644.100.0032.951.72
    1987Toledo Mud HensILAAA263B1500.0928324037.9252.500.0010.716.96
    1987Toledo Mud HensILAAA26SS2000.01853477571.9473.600.0014.322.52
    1987Toledo Mud HensILAAA26OF800.07000771.0000.900.005.79.08
    1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAA272B4600.07496413174170.9773.700.0032.440.72
    1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAA273B300.01101221.0000.700.002.12.74
    1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAA27SS3600.068991118178167.9384.600.0025.431.92
    1988Nashville SoundsAmerAAA27OF2400.0291113130.9681.300.0016.921.27
    1989Columbus ClippersILAAA282B1700.02534146059.9833.500.0011.60.03
    1989Columbus ClippersILAAA283B1500.0116221917.8951.100.0010.30.03
    1989Toledo Mud HensILAAA28SS6000.0881591636263247.9394.100.0041.467.41
    MLB Totals - (2B)14002324294947.9593.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)1001000111.0001.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)4620089612605628122122156.9754.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)5600301021111143132.9232.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)121001783183162527496.9414.100.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)4900612116463.9841.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)143003184163186765734.9595.100.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)70078121615.9382.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)136002984192596742717.9665.300.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (2B)4500891691334271258.9525.700.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1981Minor---45-------
    1982Minor---136-------
    1983Minor---143-7-----
    1984MLB---14-------
    1984Minor---137173-----
    1985Minor---1185------
    1986Minor--19812---17-
    1987Minor---461520---8-
    1988Minor---46336---24-
    1989Minor---171560-----
    Totals--180056128---49-