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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Pleis III
Stat Years
1961-1966  [mlb] 1961-1966
Height/Weight
5-10 / 175
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (190)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Kirkwood (Kirkwood,MO)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Washington Senators I in 1956
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Danny Menendez
MLB Debut
1961-04-16 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.254)
Service Time
Organizations
MIN [6]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16677 ... retro id: pleib101 ... mlbam id: 120623
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts56Walks39Hittable48SO/BB42vsPower48Hitting30Durability58Team.539Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin40231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf424.95370001637256.1593531434321041.659.430.645.435.115.590.94.667
    1961MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf424.97370001637256.3593531434321041.669.470.645.455.135.610.94.667
    1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin19242Log - Sp - Ext - Perf254.4021400917345.0462722714311111.339.201.402.806.205.402.21.286
    1962MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf254.4021400917345.0462722714311111.339.201.402.806.205.402.21.286
    1963Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin19253Log - Sp - Ext - Perf624.37364101532068.06737331016373101.228.871.322.124.904.902.31.750
    1963MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf624.37364101532068.06737331016373101.228.871.322.124.904.902.31.750
    1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin19264Log - Sp - Ext - Perf413.91470002047450.2432322631424011.467.641.075.517.464.091.35.800
    1964MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf413.94470002047450.7432322631424011.477.711.085.567.534.121.35.800
    1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin19275Log - Sp - Ext - Perf442.98412001639451.1492017327332101.488.590.534.735.793.511.22.500
    1965MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf442.99412001639451.3492017327332101.498.630.534.765.813.521.22.500
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin19286Log - Sp - Ext - Perf121.9380004809.15621490000.964.820.963.868.685.792.25.333
    1966MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf121.9880004809.35621490000.994.950.993.968.905.932.25.333
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)21164.0819010108018013280.72691481273112618411361.418.641.004.055.914.751.46.568
    American League Totals (6 yrs)21164.0819010108018013280.72691481273112618411361.418.641.004.055.914.751.46.568
    Minnesota Twins Totals (6 yrs)21164.0819010108018013280.72691481273112618411361.418.641.004.055.914.751.46.568
    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%
    1961Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin4023pL-S-E-P1379010000000500000.111.111.111.222910.000.000.2500.0055.560.000.00.000.0
    1962Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1924pL-S-E-P22114140001001500000.286.333.286.6191540.071.000.4446.6733.335.000.00.000.0
    1963Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1925pL-S-E-P336162200010031101000.125.263.125.3882020.188.000.40015.0055.003.670.00.000.0
    1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1926pL-S-E-P4474210000001201000.250.400.250.650610.250.000.50016.6733.332.000.00.000.0
    1965Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1927pL-S-E-P5417000000000301000.000.000.000.000800.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)182505800020052603000.160.236.160.3965880.100.000.3338.6244.835.200.00.000.0
    American League Totals (5 yrs)182505800020052603000.160.236.160.3965880.100.000.3338.6244.835.200.00.000.0
    Minnesota Twins Totals (5 yrs)182505800020052603000.160.236.160.3965880.100.000.3338.6244.835.200.00.000.0
    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
    1961Minnesota TwinsALMLB23P37056.1331076.8570.200.1123.1100.03
    1962Minnesota TwinsALMLB24P21045.0441098.8890.400.1813.0100.09
    1963Minnesota TwinsALMLB25P36068.03100113131.0000.400.1922.4100.02
    1964Minnesota TwinsALMLB26P47050.2660112121.0000.300.2429.0100.01
    1965Minnesota TwinsALMLB27P41051.11701881.0000.200.1625.3100.04
    1966Minnesota TwinsALMLB28P809.1011021.5000.100.114.9100.012
    MLB Totals - (P)19002801731335148.9410.300.170.00.00
    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 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
    1961MLB37----------
    1962MLB21----------
    1963MLB36----------
    1964MLB47----------
    1965MLB41----------
    1966MLB8----------
    Totals190----------