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Bill LaxtonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1966-1978 MLB Years: 1970-1977
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PositionsP-140Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Harry Laxton
Height6-1Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 5,1948 [70.111]PlaceCamden,New Jersey
High SchoolAudubon (Audubon,NJ)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 7th round (135th overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 15,1970 [22.254]
OrganizationsPHI [3] SDN [3] CLE [2] PIT [2] DET [1] SEA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14171Retrosheet IDlaxtb101MLBAM ID117567
RelationshipsFather of Brett Laxton
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts78Walks9Hittable58SO/BB25vsPower58Hitting0Durability22Team.436Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1966nullRk--Rel18163.6610010000059.0413324057790001.666.25--8.6912.051.39.143-
1967nullA--Rel19493.7420020000089.06149370831040001.626.17--8.3910.521.25.308-
1968nullA+--Rel20364.6127027000080.0525141092900001.805.85--10.3510.130.98.333-
1969nullAA--Rel21793.62200200000107.06946430105940001.635.80--8.837.910.90.438-
1970nullA---Rel22653.5815015000078.0584131093630001.946.69--10.737.270.68.545-
1970nullAA--Rel22135.59909000037.0362423032390001.848.76--7.789.491.22.250-
1970Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0784.23240240000115.094655401251020001.907.36--9.787.980.82.4674.12
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi45Rel220013.5020200202.02332220012.009.009.009.009.001.00-18.14
1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn48Rel23026.8318018007027.2322521426236112.1010.411.308.467.480.88.0005.60
1972nullAA--Rel24463.1720020000088.0693331063880001.507.06--6.449.001.40.400-
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn36Rel26014.0330129007044.2372220538404031.687.461.017.668.061.05.0005.00
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet27Rel28054.09263230011294.27749431351743261.357.321.244.857.041.45.0004.66
1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea38Rel29324.95430430016372.26244401039493041.397.681.244.836.071.26.6004.95
1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38Rel29005.4020200101.22110212002.4010.80--10.805.400.50-5.14
1978Portland BeaversPCLAAAcle-S/R30467.5019136000078.09874651065439002.0911.311.157.504.960.66.400-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter3104.73121411700445241.021214412834158189183151.527.841.265.846.991.20.2312.40
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter30504.31140131270000616.0484351295105906009001.747.070.158.628.771.02.375-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter467.5019136000078.09874651065439002.0911.311.157.504.960.66.400-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12183.76490490000232.01741039702002210001.616.75--7.768.571.11.400-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter364.6127027000080.0525141092900001.805.85--10.3510.130.98.333-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter493.7420020000089.06149370831040001.626.17--8.3910.521.25.308-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter653.5815015000078.0584131093630001.946.69--10.737.270.68.545-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter163.6610010000059.0413324057790001.666.25--8.6912.051.39.143-
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter035.10481470014071.06947419646310141.848.591.127.967.840.98.000-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter324.95430430016372.26244401039493041.397.681.244.836.071.26.600-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter054.09263230011294.27749431351743261.357.321.244.857.041.45.000-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter005.4020200101.22110212002.4010.80--10.805.400.50--
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0013.5020200202.02332220012.009.009.009.009.001.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings394.73109410500405220.019213011631143171163141.527.841.265.846.991.20.2502.40
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11184.31505450000220.017312510542112143001.747.070.158.628.771.02.379-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn36p26305010000001300000.200.333.200.533106.500.000.200.27216.6750.003.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter305010000001300000.200.333.200.533106.500.000.200.00016.6750.003.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162270500000051600000.200.333.200.5335032.500.000.200.00016.6750.003.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22P2-2-------------2100.01.2
1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23P18-2714--551.0000.280.19-----18100.011.2
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26P30-4424--661.0000.200.14-----30100.018.5
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P26-94452-119.8180.350.10-----26100.016.1
1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29P43-7235--881.0000.190.11-----43100.026.5
1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29P2-1-1--111.0000.501.00-----2100.01.2
1978Portland Beavers PCLAAAcle30P19--581-1413.9290.68------19100.013.8
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P121-24010192-3129.9350.240.12-----1210.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P19--581-1413.9290.68------190.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi222----------
1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2318----------
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2630----------
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet2826----------
1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2943----------
1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle292----------
1978Portland Beavers PCLAAAcle3019----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1978-06-22TradeTraded by Indians to Padres for Dave Freisleben. 
1977-09-09TradeTraded by Mariners with Cash to Indians for Ray Fosse. 
1976-11-05Selected by Mariners from Tigers in expansion draft (Pick #50). 
1975-12-12TradeTraded by Mets with Rusty Staub to Tigers for Billy Baldwin and Mickey Lolich. 
1975-04-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1975-04-07Released by Padres. 
1967-12-15TradeTraded by Pirates with Harold Clem, Woodie Fryman and Don Money to Phillies for Jim Bunning. 
* 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.