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Bill LeeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1934-1947 MLB Years: 1934-1947
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PositionsP-462Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Crutcher Lee
Height6-3Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 21,1909PlacePlaquemine,Louisiana
Death DateJune 15,1977 [67.237]
MLB DebutApril 29,1934 [24.190]
OrganizationsCHN [11] PHI [3] BSN [2] Awards0Awards Voting3-175
TBC Player ID14202Retrosheet IDlee-b103MLBAM ID117616
Relationships, Brother of O.J. King
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Chicago Cubs in 1939-1940
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts42Walks68Hittable53SO/BB56vsPower53Hitting52Durability88Team.495Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1934Chicago CubsNLMLBchn19ST2413143.403529616441214.021891819741049101.369.150.383.114.371.41.4813.73
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn15ST252062.963932718351252.02411068311841007001.298.610.393.003.571.19.7693.83
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn15ST2618113.3143331020441258.22381069514931026001.288.280.493.243.551.10.6214.26
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11ST2714153.544233917253272.028912210714731082001.339.550.462.413.571.48.4833.72
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11ST282292.664437719952291.0281958618741213101.228.690.562.293.741.64.7103.66
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11ST2919153.443736120110282.029512510818851054101.359.400.572.713.351.24.5593.96
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11ST309175.03373079160211.02461291181270702101.5010.480.512.982.981.00.3463.90
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11S/R318143.762822612011167.01798770643626001.339.630.322.313.331.44.3643.16
1942Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11ST3213133.853230218110219.22219994467753101.319.050.162.753.071.12.5002.89
1943Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31ST33373.5613121401078.0833731427183001.409.540.463.102.070.67.3003.65
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi38S/R33154.601376204360.2703531421171001.5010.380.593.122.520.81.1673.75
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi17ST3410113.153128311311208.01998873957504001.238.600.392.462.160.88.4763.44
1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi17ST35364.6613130200077.01075240030133001.7712.45--3.491.510.43.3333.37
1945Boston BravesNLMLBbsn26S/R35632.79161336110106.01124333636121001.399.480.513.051.020.33.6674.06
1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn26S/R361094.18252148030140.01487365745320001.389.510.452.892.060.71.5263.54
1947Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23Rel37024.5014212004024.026161221490001.679.750.755.253.380.64.0004.58
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1691573.54462378841822946132860.029531304112713889399854501.349.280.432.813.141.12.5180.86
Chicago Cubs Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1391233.5136429668153253792269.02317101388511270487445501.339.180.442.793.461.24.531-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14223.745748915354345.037617514413108808001.409.770.342.812.080.74.389-
Boston Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16123.584134714140246.0260116981381441001.389.500.472.961.610.54.571-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13123.543529614241220.0227100871169774001.349.280.432.813.141.12.5200.86

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1934Chicago CubsNLMLBchn19p24407661030070041103003.132.175.171.34613383.154.039.092.1674.8213.252.750.000.0030.00
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn15p2539102824300110021503002.235.250.265.515273107.276.030.049.2401.8714.027.500.000.0012.50
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn15p26438751201130021419000.138.167.195.36217299.153.057.080.1702.0214.147.001.0187.0016.67
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11p274287415201400323012001.172.200.230.430203102.222.058.092.2012.9422.557.670.9887.0020.00
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11p28441011020310131042007003.198.229.248.477254112.247.050.099.2233.5717.865.000.000.0020.00
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11p293710331300130041608001.126.159.155.314161115.140.029.068.1523.4813.914.000.87103.007.69
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11p30377641020030022012000.132.165.158.32312281.179.026.053.1552.4724.6910.000.000.0020.00
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11p3128598110025001909002.186.200.288.48817269.188.102.119.2251.4513.049.002.9029.5018.18
1942Chicago CubsNLMLBchn11p32326921120070071305005.159.237.188.42513281.196.029.130.2158.6416.051.860.000.0018.18
1943Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31p331326370001002402000.269.321.269.5907030.318.000.077.2906.6713.332.000.000.000.00
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi38p331317010000000500000.059.059.059.1181017.083.000.000.0560.0029.410.000.000.000.00
1943Totals for NL-NL         2643380001002902000.186.222.186.4088047.235.000.047.2024.2619.154.500.000.000.00
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi17p34317251400040041203002.194.237.194.43114079.233.000.056.2125.0615.193.000.000.000.00
1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi17p351324140001001503001.167.200.167.3674028.211.000.042.1823.5717.865.000.000.000.00
1945Boston BravesNLMLBbsn26p351631040002004505000.129.229.129.3584040.154.000.129.19310.0012.501.250.000.000.00
1945Totals for NL-NL         29551800030051008001.145.217.145.3628068.178.000.091.1887.3514.712.000.000.000.00
1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn26p362547080007002503000.170.204.170.3748052.190.000.043.1843.859.622.500.000.000.00
1947Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23p37143010000000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.000.3120.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter4679805916515257110421772740020.168.204.203.407199221098.201.035.079.0003.8316.124.210.46196.0013.33
Chicago Cubs Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter3697895313415255710311452600017.170.203.213.41616822882.202.043.084.0003.5116.444.680.57157.8016.42
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5711361900050052206003.168.203.168.371190124.209.000.044.0004.0317.744.400.000.000.00
Boston Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter417801200090061008000.154.214.154.36812092.176.000.077.0006.5210.871.670.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162340205751225001561126007.168.204.203.407698381.201.035.079.0003.8316.124.210.46196.0013.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1934Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24P35-2141548426763.9401.800.29-----4087.523.2
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25P39-2521252747164.9011.640.25-----39100.025.3
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26P43-2581261758073.9131.700.28-----43100.027.9
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P42-2722070559590.9472.140.33-----42100.027.3
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28P44-2911861538479.9401.800.27-----44100.028.9
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P37-28215805310095.9502.570.34-----37100.024.0
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30P37-2111042635852.8971.410.25-----37100.024.0
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31P28-1671039635549.8911.750.29-----28100.018.2
1942Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32P32-2191055226765.9702.030.30-----32100.020.8
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33P13-6059211614.8751.080.23-----13100.08.4
1943Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33P13-784121-1716.9411.230.21-----13100.08.5
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34P31-2081747426864.9412.060.31-----31100.020.3
1945Boston BravesNLMLBbsn35P16-106427-131311.0001.940.29-----16100.010.5
1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi35P13-77119112120.9521.540.26-----13100.08.4
1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn36P25-140635124241.9761.640.29-----25100.016.3
1947Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37P14-24452-119.8180.640.38-----14100.09.1
MLB Totals for P - 14 season(s)-   P462-28591636625837883825.9341.790.29-----4620.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1934Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2435----------
1935Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2539----------
1936Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2643----------
1937Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2742----------
1938Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2844----------
1939Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2937----------
1940Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3037----------
1941Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3128----------
1942Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3232----------
1943Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3313----------
1943Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3313----------
1944Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3431----------
1945Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3516----------
1945Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3513----------
1946Boston BravesNLMLBbsn3625----------
1947Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3714----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1935Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB25003.4820110.11145501.589.580.004.354.351.000.00.000
1938Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB28022.4520011.01531801.4512.270.000.826.558.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs022.95404000121.326070613001.5010.970.002.535.482.170.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1935Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB2521000001000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1938Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB2823000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs44000001000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1947-09-19Released by Cubs. 
1947-03-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1947-02-26Released by Braves. 
1945-07-14Purchased by Braves from Phillies. 
1943-08-05TradeTraded by Cubs to Phillies for Mickey Livingston. 
* 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.