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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Frank Isbell
Stat Years
1898-1909  [mlb] 1898-1909
Height/Weight
5-11 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
1B (619) ... 2B (351) ... OF (103) ... 3B (23) ... P (17) ... SS (15) ... C (2)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1941-07-15 [65.329]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1898-05-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.254)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [9] CHN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13204 ... retro id: isbef101 ... mlbam id: 116413
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1898Chicago OrphansNLMLBchn---22of---14515917374008303016000.233.252.258.510169414.000.025.0001.780.000.000.00.0010.8
    1901Chicago White SoxALMLBcha---251b---213755693143158370520360713000.257.311.329.64061218326.000.072.0005.880.000.00185.30.4918.2
    1902Chicago White SoxALMLBcha---261b---313751562130144459380140323000.252.276.318.59455516422.000.066.0002.520.000.00128.80.7216.9
    1903Chicago White SoxALMLBcha-271b---413854652132259259260120622000.242.266.332.59858618136.000.090.0002.050.000.00273.00.3427.3
    1904Chicago White SoxALMLBcha-281b---5963142766103134190160318000.210.255.271.5263518514.000.061.0004.560.000.00314.00.2821.2
    1905Chicago White SoxALMLBcha-292b-of---694341551012111245150150528000.296.335.440.77538915034.000.144.0003.860.000.00170.50.5133.7
    1906Chicago White SoxALMLBcha-302b---7143549711531811057370300731000.279.324.352.67661719329.000.073.0004.860.000.000.00.0019.0
    1907Chicago White SoxALMLBcha-312b---812548660118197041220220424000.243.281.311.59253615126.000.068.0004.100.000.000.00.0022.0
    1908Chicago White SoxALMLBcha-321b---9843203179153149180190417000.247.297.322.61936010319.000.075.0005.280.000.00320.00.2824.0
    1909Chicago White SoxALMLBcha-331b---101204333397176033230230120000.224.265.291.55647712623.000.067.0004.820.000.000.00.0023.7
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)11194219501105615862134552530190041202000.250.289.326.61546521377233.181.076.2484.080.000.00324.50.2822.1
    American League Totals (9 yrs)10744060484101915462134472500187040196000.251.291.329.62044831336229.186.078.2494.170.000.00312.30.2922.5
    National League Totals (1 yrs)4515917374008303016000.233.252.258.510169414.063.025.2331.780.000.000.00.0010.8
    Chicago White Sox Totals (9 yrs)10744060484101915462134472500187040196000.251.291.329.62044831336229.186.078.2494.170.000.00312.30.2922.5
    Chicago Orphans Totals (1 yrs)4515917374008303016000.233.252.258.510169414.063.025.2331.780.000.000.00.0010.8
    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

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1898Chicago OrphansNLMLBchn---221---473.561397044081.0865432042164171.589.560.004.671.786.000.38.364
    1898MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----221---473.561397044081.0865432042164171.589.560.004.671.786.000.38.364
    1901Chicago White SoxALMLBcha---252---009.0010001101.02110000002.0018.000.000.000.009.000.00.000
    1901MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----251---009.0010001101.02110000002.0018.000.000.000.009.002.00.000
    1902Chicago White SoxALMLBcha---263---009.0011000001.03210110004.0027.000.009.009.0018.001.00.000
    1902MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----261---009.0011000001.03210110004.0027.000.009.009.0018.001.00.000
    1906Chicago White SoxALMLBcha-304---000.0010001102.01000021000.504.500.000.009.000.000.00.000
    1906MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----301---000.0010001102.01000021000.504.500.000.009.000.002.00.000
    1907Chicago White SoxALMLBcha-315---000.0010001110.10000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1907MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----311---000.0010001110.30000000000.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)473.6017107077185.3925734043195171.599.730.004.552.016.030.44.364
    National League Totals (1 yrs)473.561397044081.0865432042164171.589.560.004.671.786.000.38.364
    American League Totals (4 yrs)004.3941003314.36320131001.7113.170.002.206.596.593.00.000
    Chicago Orphans Totals (1 yrs)473.561397044081.0865432042164171.589.560.004.671.786.000.38.364
    Chicago White Sox Totals (4 yrs)004.3941003314.36320131001.7113.170.002.206.596.593.00.000
    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

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1898Chicago OrphansNLMLB222B300.028501510.6673.300.002.06.74
    1898Chicago OrphansNLMLB223B300.02731129.7503.000.002.06.73
    1898Chicago OrphansNLMLB22SS200.03632129.7504.500.001.34.44
    1898Chicago OrphansNLMLB22OF2800.0403204543.9561.500.0018.462.26
    1898Chicago OrphansNLMLB22P1300.0719623226.8132.000.008.628.95
    1901Chicago White SoxALMLB251B13700.01387101317915191488.98010.900.00100.0100.01
    1901Chicago White SoxALMLB252B200.01200331.0001.500.001.51.53
    1901Chicago White SoxALMLB253B100.0021032.6672.000.000.70.74
    1901Chicago White SoxALMLB25SS100.01100221.0002.000.000.70.73
    1901Chicago White SoxALMLB25P100.00100111.0001.000.000.70.78
    1902Chicago White SoxALMLB26C100.00200221.0002.000.000.70.74
    1902Chicago White SoxALMLB261B13300.0140193219715151494.98611.200.0096.497.11
    1902Chicago White SoxALMLB26SS400.047131211.9172.800.002.92.93
    1902Chicago White SoxALMLB26P100.00300331.0003.000.000.70.77
    1903Chicago White SoxALMLB271B11700.0118087205712871267.98410.800.0085.484.81
    1903Chicago White SoxALMLB272B200.03300661.0003.000.001.51.43
    1903Chicago White SoxALMLB273B1900.025491518974.8313.900.0013.913.82
    1903Chicago White SoxALMLB27SS100.0000000.0000.000.000.70.72
    1903Chicago White SoxALMLB27OF100.03000331.0003.000.000.70.710
    1904Chicago White SoxALMLB281B5700.059948922656647.98611.400.0037.059.42
    1904Chicago White SoxALMLB282B2700.05380116144133.9244.900.0017.528.13
    1904Chicago White SoxALMLB28SS400.0617512823.8215.800.002.64.22
    1904Chicago White SoxALMLB28OF500.05000551.0001.000.003.25.25
    1905Chicago White SoxALMLB291B900.06814148382.9889.100.005.99.62
    1905Chicago White SoxALMLB292B4300.076112718195188.9644.400.0028.345.72
    1905Chicago White SoxALMLB29SS200.0105121615.9387.500.001.32.13
    1905Chicago White SoxALMLB29OF4100.0655417470.9461.700.0027.043.65
    1906Chicago White SoxALMLB30C100.04000441.0004.000.000.70.76
    1906Chicago White SoxALMLB302B13200.02923633536690655.9495.000.0087.492.31
    1906Chicago White SoxALMLB30OF1400.0170101817.9441.200.009.39.85
    1906Chicago White SoxALMLB30P102.0000000.0000.000.000.70.78
    1907Chicago White SoxALMLB312B11900.02763843041690660.9575.500.0078.895.21
    1907Chicago White SoxALMLB31SS100.0000000.0000.000.000.70.84
    1907Chicago White SoxALMLB31OF500.0910010101.0002.000.003.34.05
    1907Chicago White SoxALMLB31P100.10101111.0001.0010.000.70.88
    1908Chicago White SoxALMLB321B6500.082446930879870.99013.400.0042.877.42
    1908Chicago White SoxALMLB322B1800.040589010798.9165.400.0011.821.43
    1909Chicago White SoxALMLB331B10100.012046684812781270.99412.600.0066.484.21
    1909Chicago White SoxALMLB332B500.01513233028.9335.600.003.34.24
    1909Chicago White SoxALMLB33OF900.07120108.8000.900.005.97.510
    MLB Totals - (C)2004200661.0003.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)6190066634559933772177118.98611.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)3510075810239910418801781.9475.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)2300275819210485.8173.700.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)150024361087060.8574.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)103001461091165156.9451.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)1702724633731.8381.8014.760.00.00
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    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

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1898MLB13--332---28-
    1901MLB1-137211-----
    1902MLB11133--4-----
    1903MLB--1172191---1-
    1904MLB--5727-4---5-
    1905MLB--943-2---41-
    1906MLB11-132-----14-
    1907MLB1--119-1---5-
    1908MLB--6518-------
    1909MLB--1015-----9-
    Totals1726193512315---103-