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Bill PecotaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1994 MLB Years: 1986-1994
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Positions3B-1008, SS-252, 2B-182, OF-38, 1B-28, C-19, DH-14, P-2Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Joseph Pecota
Height6-2Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 16,1960 [58.067]PlaceRedwood City,California
High SchoolPeterson (Sunnyvale,CA)
CollegeDe Anza College (Cupertino,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 10th round (234th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsRichard Schlenker
MLB DebutSeptember 19,1986 [26.216]
OrganizationsKCA [11] ATL [2] NYN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16437Retrosheet IDpecob001MLBAM ID120345
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed77Power48Contact78XBH50RBIs42Runs62Hitting56Durability62Team.518Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981GCL Royals BlueGCLRkkca-c-3b21612086166114322141391811000.317.427.452.8799418249.337.135.385.40415.667.230.461.2069.3327.27
1982Fort Myers RoyalsFSLA+kca-3b22135482711151664493916797214340.239.345.322.66715526569.271.083.295.30913.8812.650.910.70120.5022.61
1983Fort Myers RoyalsFSLA+kca-3b2365234486372533285453113300.269.385.380.7658914286.289.111.402.35315.7310.840.691.7546.8022.22
1983Jacksonville SunsSouAAkca-3b237226038639152596333901210.242.325.342.6678915296.266.100.238.30611.1513.181.181.6952.0023.81
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1374948612616310583711787014510.255.355.360.71517829582.277.105.316.32913.4012.030.901.7249.4023.02
1984Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-3b24145543841311929504315997237320.241.360.333.69318130655.262.092.326.32415.1110.990.731.3760.3322.90
1985Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3b2513040947981731342110575552500.240.336.303.63912421478.271.063.230.29811.9211.510.960.21409.0021.43
1986Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3b2613947448125262454218374587330.264.326.352.67816732529.283.088.194.3066.998.511.220.76118.5025.60
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca323b261229362002023310101.207.294.276.5708234.222.069.103.2658.828.821.000.000.0033.33
1987Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3b273512631398121671151521000.310.392.437.8295511144.339.127.294.36910.4210.421.001.3963.0028.21
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32ss276615622435131450152510003.276.343.378.721599172.313.102.231.3248.7214.531.671.7452.0020.93
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32ss-3b289017825373311572183427101.208.286.275.561497206.250.067.197.2638.7416.501.890.49178.0018.92
1989Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-ss29642483463121340105292921520.254.331.347.6788616285.271.093.230.30910.1810.181.001.0582.6725.40
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32ss-of29658321174235507911014.205.275.410.68534992.197.205.349.3047.619.781.293.2627.6752.94
1990Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-3b-2b3029116303560413111171730110.302.401.457.8585310137.323.155.388.38712.4112.411.002.9229.0028.57
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca322b3087240435815252085333916005.242.336.383.7199222280.270.141.292.32911.7913.931.181.7948.0037.93
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca323b31125398531142326451674145270612.286.356.399.75515931448.311.113.239.3399.1510.041.101.3466.3327.19
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn323b-ss32117269286113022693254015237.227.293.297.5908015302.258.070.186.2718.2813.251.600.66134.5024.59
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl323b33726217202105112501000.323.344.387.73124365.351.064.097.3283.087.692.500.000.0015.00
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl323b346411211245021610161601113.214.310.313.623357130.232.099.250.28312.3112.311.001.5456.0029.17
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter6981527223380721122148522016021692851136.249.323.354.6775401051729.277.105.231.0009.2512.491.351.2769.4127.63
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter8753100492798131224033620368450393262725130.257.354.353.70710931933628.282.096.284.00012.4010.830.871.1077.5024.19
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter397137319036069714157702515516120111460.262.343.353.696485901573.285.091.237.0009.8510.241.040.8998.0725.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2178031221942831475522113211138530.242.349.336.68527045951.264.094.298.00013.8811.670.841.4757.3623.20
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter200716119178238982672112410327640.249.358.341.69924440855.277.092.330.00014.5012.050.831.0579.5622.47
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter612086166114322141391811000.317.427.452.8799418249.337.135.385.00015.667.230.461.2069.3327.27
Kansas City Royals Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter445108416727552101810141161171558212726.254.330.370.700401801232.281.116.247.0009.5012.581.321.4660.2229.09
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter117269286113022693254015237.227.293.297.5908015302.258.070.186.0008.2813.251.600.66134.5024.59
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13617428447122121182102113.253.321.339.6605910195.276.086.195.0009.2310.771.171.0387.0022.73
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623545288173534125375026138.249.323.354.67712524401.277.105.231.0009.2512.491.351.2769.4127.63
Average Minor - Per 162 games162574911482447623813837355520.257.354.353.70720236672.282.096.284.00012.4010.830.871.1077.5024.19

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32Rel31004.5010100102.04110000002.0018.00------0.00-2.86
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn32Rel32009.0010100101.01111000001.009.009.00----0.00-15.78
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter006.0020200203.05221000001.6715.003.00----0.00-4.33
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.5010100102.04110000002.0018.00------0.00--
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter009.0010100101.01111000001.009.009.00----0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings006.001470147001470220.036714714773000001.6715.003.00----0.00-4.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981GCL Royals Blue GCLRkkca21C18--1021622120118.9836.56-----96129.528.6
1981GCL Royals Blue GCLRkkca213B14--1029414339.9072.79------6123.022.2
1982Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca223B134--1092431518367352.9592.63------13599.397.8
1983Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca233B65--46114713167160.9582.46------65100.051.2
1983Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca233B69--521341811204186.9122.70------7295.847.6
1983Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca23SS1--211143.7503.00------721.40.7
1984Memphis Chicks SouAAkca243B143--1422672528434409.9422.86------14598.697.9
1985Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca253B124--1112471422372358.9622.89------13095.487.3
1986Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca263B130--1092171115337326.9672.51------13993.591.5
1986Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca26SS13--1521-436361.0002.77------1399.49.2
1986Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca26OF4--1---111.0000.25------1392.92.8
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca263B12--730113837.9743.08------12100.07.4
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26DH4---------------1233.32.5
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26SS2---1--111.0000.50------1216.71.2
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca273B26--1956467975.9492.88------3574.318.6
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27SS10--1618423834.8953.40------3528.67.1
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca272B2--34--771.0003.50------355.71.4
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27SS36--4085320128125.9773.47------6654.522.2
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca273B17--723323330.9091.76------6625.810.5
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca272B15--2027-647471.0003.13------6622.79.3
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27DH1---------------661.50.6
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28SS41--59107420170166.9764.05------9045.625.5
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca283B21--1036124746.9792.19------9023.313.0
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca281B11--17--217171.0001.55------9012.26.8
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28OF9--8-1-98.8890.89------9010.05.6
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28DH4---------------904.42.5
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca282B3--42-1661.0002.00------903.31.9
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28C1---------------901.10.6
1989Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29SS43--61150722218211.9684.91------6467.229.5
1989Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca293B14--1226-638381.0002.71------6421.99.6
1989Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca292B12--2230165352.9814.33------6418.88.2
1989Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29OF1--1---111.0001.00------641.60.7
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29SS29--2754188281.9882.79------6544.617.9
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29OF15--5---551.0000.33------6523.19.3
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca292B12--819-327271.0002.25------6518.57.4
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca293B7--261298.8891.14------6510.84.3
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca291B4--8--1881.0002.00------656.22.5
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29DH1---------------651.50.6
1990Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca303B17--832124140.9762.35------2958.611.6
1990Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca302B11--1524-239391.0003.55------2937.97.5
1990Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30SS8--924-633331.0004.13------2927.65.5
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca302B50--82122321207204.9864.08------8757.531.1
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30SS21--4457219103101.9814.81------8724.113.0
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca303B11--515-220201.0001.82------8712.66.8
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30OF6--10---10101.0001.67------876.93.7
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca301B4--191-220201.0005.00------874.62.5
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30DH2---------------872.31.2
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca313B102--69158414231227.9832.23------12581.663.0
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca312B34--4634-880801.0002.35------12527.221.0
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31SS9--814-322221.0002.44------1257.25.6
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca311B8--39--339391.0004.88------1256.44.9
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31DH2---------------1251.61.2
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31P1-2-------------1250.80.6
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca31OF1--1---111.0001.00------1250.80.6
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn323B48--1251566863.9261.31------11741.029.6
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn32SS39--3372311108105.9722.69------11733.324.1
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn322B38--4595415144140.9723.68------11732.523.5
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn32P1-1-------------1170.90.6
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn321B1--2--1221.0002.00------1170.90.6
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl333B23--312--15151.0000.65------7231.914.2
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl332B4--51-1661.0001.50------725.62.5
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33OF1--1---111.0001.00------721.40.6
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl343B31--1659247775.9742.42------6448.427.2
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl342B1---2--221.0002.00------641.60.9
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34OF1---------------641.60.9
MLB Totals for 3B - 9 season(s)-   3B272--1313901733538521.9681.92------2720.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS177--2113901381614601.9793.40------1770.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 8 season(s)-   2B157--210302755519512.9873.26------1570.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF33--25-1-2625.9620.76------330.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B28--851-986861.0003.07------280.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH14---------------140.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P2-3-------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B311--2595783051867837.9652.69------3110.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS74--1012131134325314.9664.24------740.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B25--4058189998.9903.92------250.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF5--2---221.0000.40------50.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B212--1944014339638595.9332.81------2120.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--211143.7503.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B199--1553572231534512.9592.57------1990.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C18--1021622120118.9836.56-----9180.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B14--1029414339.9072.79------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981GCL Royals Blue GCLRkkca21-18---14-----
1982Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca22-----134-----
1983Fort Myers Royals FSLA+kca23-----65-----
1983Jacksonville Suns SouAAkca23----169-----
1984Memphis Chicks SouAAkca24-----143-----
1985Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca25-----124-----
1986Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca26----13130---4-
1986Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26----212----4
1987Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca27---21026-----
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27---153617----1
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28-11134121---94
1989Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca29---124314---1-
1989Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29--412297---151
1990Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca30---11817-----
1990Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca30--4502111---62
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca311-8349102---12
1992New York MetsNLMLBnyn321-1383948-----
1993Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33---4-23---1-
1994Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl34---1-31---1-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1993Atlanta BravesChamp. SeriesMLB3343110000001100000.333.500.333.833104.500.000.33325.0025.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs43110000001100000.333.500.333.833104.500.000.33325.0025.001.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1994-10-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-01-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1992-12-19Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-12-11TradeTraded by Royals with Bret Saberhagen to Mets for Keith Miller, Gregg Jefferies and Kevin McReynolds. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll2660,000-61433-386,34760,00060,000
1987Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll2762,500-5132618344,90660,000122,500
1988Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll2865,000-5902615392,10762,500187,500
1989Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll2985,000-5352132429,80262,500272,500
1990Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll30115,000-5722318515,727100,000387,500
1991Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll31307,500-3931845742,231100,000695,000
1992New York MetsTeam Payroll32785,000-3001963962,245109,0001,480,000
1993Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll33675,000-3272064968,431109,0002,155,000
1994Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll34575,000-3461862957,101109,0002,730,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red