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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Harry Laxton
Stat Years
1966-1978  [mlb] 1970-1977
Height/Weight
6-1 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (140)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Audubon (Audubon,NJ)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in Round #7 (#135 overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1970-09-15 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.254)
Service Time
Organizations
CLE [2] SDN [2] PHI [1] DET [1] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 14171 ... retro id: laxtb101 ... mlbam id: 117567
Relations
Father of Brett Laxton
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1966SalemAppRk----181---163.661000000059.0413324057790001.666.250.008.6912.055.031.39.143
    1966Minor Totals: byYearRk----181---163.6610000010059.0413324057790001.666.250.008.6912.055.031.39.143
    1967ClintonMidwA----192---493.742000000089.06149370831040001.626.170.008.3910.524.961.25.308
    1967Minor Totals: byYearA----191---493.7420000020089.06149370831040001.626.170.008.3910.524.961.25.308
    1968TidewaterCaroA+----203---364.612700000080.0525141092900001.805.850.0010.3510.135.740.98.333
    1968Minor Totals: byYearA+----201---364.6127000027080.0525141092900001.805.850.0010.3510.135.740.98.333
    1969ReadingEastAA----214---793.6220000000107.06946430105940001.635.800.008.837.913.870.90.438
    1969Minor Totals: byYearAA----211---793.62200000200107.06946430105940001.635.800.008.837.913.870.90.438
    1970EugeneNwstA-----225---653.581500000078.0584131093630001.946.690.0010.737.274.730.68.545
    1970ReadingEastAA----225---135.59900000037.0362423032390001.848.760.007.789.495.841.22.250
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi45225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0013.5020002202.02332220012.009.009.009.009.0013.501.00.000
    1970Minor Totals: byYearAA/A-----222---784.23240000240115.094655401251020001.907.360.009.787.985.090.82.467
    1970MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0013.5020002202.02332220012.009.009.009.009.0013.501.00.000
    1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn48236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf026.8318000718027.2322521426236112.1010.411.308.467.488.130.88.000
    1971MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf026.9518000718027.7322521426236112.1310.591.328.607.618.270.88.000
    1972AlexandriaTexAA----247---463.172000000088.0693331063880001.507.060.006.449.003.381.40.400
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAA----241---463.1720000020088.0693331063880001.507.060.006.449.003.381.40.400
    1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn36268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.0330100729044.2372220538404031.687.461.017.668.064.431.05.000
    1974MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.0730100729044.7372220538404031.707.531.027.748.144.481.05.000
    1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet27289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf054.09263001123294.27749431351743261.357.321.244.857.044.661.45.000
    1976MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf054.11263001123294.77749431351743261.367.361.244.877.074.681.45.000
    1977Seattle MarinersALMLBsea382910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf324.95430001643372.26244401039493041.397.681.244.836.075.451.26.600
    1977Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle382910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf005.4020001201.22110212002.4010.800.0010.805.405.400.50.000
    1977MLB Totals: SEA-CLEbyYearMLB----292Log - Sp - Ext - Perf324.98450001745374.36445411041505041.427.771.214.986.075.471.22.600
    1978Portland BeaversPCLAAAcle-3011---467.5019130006078.09874651065439022.0911.311.157.504.968.540.66.400
    1978Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----301---467.5019130006078.09874651065439022.0911.311.157.504.968.540.66.400
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)3104.74121400441175243.321214412834158189183151.527.851.265.857.005.331.20.231
    American League Totals (3 yrs)374.477130028685169.01419484239212482101.387.511.224.906.605.011.35.300
    National League Totals (3 yrs)035.34501001649074.371504411666510151.858.621.348.027.896.070.98.000
    Minor League Totals30504.31140130001270616.0484351295105906009021.747.070.158.628.775.131.02.375
    Minor: Rk Totals163.6610000010059.0413324057790001.666.250.008.6912.055.031.39.143
    Minor: A- Totals653.5815000015078.0584131093630001.946.690.0010.737.274.730.68.545
    Minor: A Totals493.7420000020089.06149370831040001.626.170.008.3910.524.961.25.308
    Minor: A+ Totals364.6127000027080.0525141092900001.805.850.0010.3510.135.740.98.333
    Minor: AA Totals12183.76490000490232.01741039702002210001.616.750.007.768.574.001.11.400
    Minor: AAA Totals467.5019130006078.09874651065439022.0911.311.157.504.968.540.66.400
    San Diego Padres Totals (2 yrs)035.12481001447072.36947419646310141.848.611.127.997.865.870.98.000
    Seattle Mariners Totals (1 yrs)324.99430001643372.76244401039493041.407.731.254.866.115.481.26.600
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)054.11263001123294.77749431351743261.367.361.244.877.074.681.45.000
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)0013.5020002202.02332220012.009.009.009.009.0013.501.00.000
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)007.5020001201.72110212003.3315.000.0015.007.507.500.50.000
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3626pL-S-E-P1305010000001300000.200.333.200.533610.200.000.50016.6750.003.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)305010000001300000.200.333.200.533610.200.000.50016.6750.003.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)305010000001300000.200.333.200.533610.200.000.50016.6750.003.000.00.000.0
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)305010000001300000.200.333.200.533610.200.000.50016.6750.003.000.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB22P202.0000000.0000.000.001.2100.015
    1971San Diego PadresNLMLB23P18027.21400551.0000.300.1811.2100.010
    1974San Diego PadresNLMLB26P30044.22400661.0000.200.1418.5100.07
    1976Detroit TigersALMLB28P26094.24520119.8180.300.1016.1100.08
    1977Seattle MarinersALMLB29P43072.23500881.0000.200.1126.5100.03
    1977Cleveland IndiansALMLB29P201.20100111.0000.500.831.2100.014
    1978Portland BeaversPCLAAA30P1900.058101413.9290.700.0013.8100.08
    MLB Totals - (P)12102411019203129.9350.200.120.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)190058101413.9290.700.000.00.00
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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
    1970MLB2----------
    1971MLB18----------
    1974MLB30----------
    1976MLB26----------
    1977MLB45----------
    1978Minor19----------
    Totals140----------