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Bill RobinsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1961-1983 MLB Years: 1966-1983
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1059, 1B-201, 3B-103Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Henry Robinson Jr.
Height6-3Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 26,1943PlaceMcKeesport,Pennsylvania
Death DateJuly 29,2007 [64.033]
High SchoolElizabeth Forward (Elizabeth,PA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1961 by the Milwaukee Braves.
Signing Bonus$12,000
MLB DebutSeptember 20,1966 [23.086]
OrganizationsPIT [8] PHI [5] ATL [4] NYA [4] CHA [1] MLN [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-43
TBC Player ID17231Retrosheet IDrobib101MLBAM ID121326
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed73Power83Contact36XBH82RBIs78Runs67Hitting61Durability40Team.510Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1961WellsvilleNyplD-18672513760154225000000000.239.239.355.5948921251.233.116.116.2590.000.000.000.80125.5035.00
1962DublinGa-FlaD-1962207466394837000000000.304.304.502.80610421207.276.198.198.3520.000.000.003.8625.8833.33
1962Eau ClaireNorthernInd-192363391103000000000.143.143.190.33312263.143.047.048.1470.000.000.000.000.0022.22
1963WaycrossGa-FlaA-201134186913218101062000000000.316.316.478.79420038418.299.162.163.3490.000.000.002.3941.8028.79
1964YakimaNwstA--21104400811392451881000000000.348.348.568.91622747400.317.220.220.4010.000.000.004.5022.2233.81
1966RichmondILAAA-23139509861593042079000000000.312.312.505.81725754509.284.193.193.3580.000.000.003.9325.4533.96
1966Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl00of23611130103000100000.273.273.455.7285111.300.182.182.3120.009.090.000.000.0033.33
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya11of24116342316761729222856253412.196.259.281.5409614380.213.085.167.2457.3714.742.001.8448.8620.90
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya11of251073423482167640762654244311.240.294.380.67413029378.266.140.219.3046.8814.292.081.5957.0035.37
1969New York YankeesALMLBnya11of2687222233811232131163900136.171.226.279.5056216239.193.108.189.2276.6916.322.441.2674.0042.11
1970SyracuseILAAA-2711537268962001343000000000.258.258.417.67515533372.231.159.159.2980.000.000.003.4928.6234.38
1971TucsonPCLAAA-28133495751363361481000000000.275.275.451.72622353495.254.176.176.3250.000.000.002.8335.3638.97
1972EugenePCLAAA-29652404773922066000000000.304.304.608.91214631240.241.304.304.4140.000.000.008.3312.0042.47
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24of29821881945918212353001109.239.258.426.6848018195.245.187.207.3102.5615.386.004.1023.5040.00
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24of30124452621303212565542791134112.288.326.529.85523958487.309.241.303.3785.5418.693.375.1318.0844.62
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24of311002803266141529531761142413.236.280.346.6269720304.282.110.179.2835.5920.073.591.6456.0030.30
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28of3292200265612263331113603346.280.313.450.7639020217.311.170.235.3365.0716.593.272.7633.3335.71
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28of33122393551192232164241673133114.303.329.534.86321046416.325.231.267.3903.8517.554.565.0518.7138.66
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit281b341375077415432126104126259234538.304.337.525.86226659544.325.221.282.3734.6016.913.684.7819.5038.31
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28of35136499701233621480141135105521187.246.296.411.70720552552.279.165.240.3116.3419.023.002.5435.6442.28
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28of3614842159111176247513224811451113.264.302.504.80621247455.271.240.323.3415.2717.803.385.2717.5442.34
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit281b-of371002722878101123614154503429.287.320.463.78312623294.301.176.221.3445.1015.313.004.0822.6729.49
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit281b38398881930281051801012.216.258.318.57628594.250.102.170.2625.3219.153.602.1344.0026.32
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28of393171817304120151900133.239.286.451.73732777.265.212.268.3096.4924.683.805.1917.7541.18
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26of393569618603191171500212.261.321.478.79933978.283.217.319.3448.9719.232.143.8523.0050.00
1982Totals for NL-NL         6614014359073112123400345.250.303.464.7676516155.275.214.293.3277.7421.942.834.5220.0045.71
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi281b-3b40107010002001400001.143.250.143.393108.333.000.143.20112.5050.004.000.000.000.00
D Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter129458831232481062000000000.269.269.421.69019342458.252.152.153.0000.000.000.002.1845.8034.15
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter14724364536112722929166641714926382016374949128.258.300.438.73819124244729.280.180.245.0005.5617.343.123.5126.2937.62
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter66924344267351342795412000000000.302.302.496.79812082562434.274.194.194.0000.000.000.003.9025.6234.83
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4521616276464921267269000000000.287.287.483.7707811711616.256.196.196.0000.000.000.004.1524.1236.85
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1134186913218101062000000000.316.316.478.79420038418.299.162.163.0000.000.000.002.3941.8028.79
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter104400811392451881000000000.348.348.568.91622747400.317.220.220.0000.000.000.004.5022.2233.81
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2363391103000000000.143.143.190.33312263.143.047.048.0000.000.000.000.000.0022.22
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter80524513286771351510941246291364691020323362.276.313.477.79011692592649.298.201.263.0005.1317.703.454.1122.4938.26
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter35199611926061341136131157201289637.261.300.452.7524501051072.287.191.250.0005.3218.753.533.8224.2940.38
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3109068818733101690129701494981029.206.264.318.58228859997.228.112.192.0007.0214.942.131.6056.6331.55
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter611130103000100000.273.273.455.7285111.300.182.182.0000.009.090.000.000.0033.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games162480591242531871852990245514.258.300.438.73821047520.280.180.245.0005.5617.343.123.5126.2937.62
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258910317832723100000000000.302.302.496.79829362589.274.194.194.0000.000.000.003.9025.6234.83

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1966Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23OF5--4-1-54.8000.80------683.33.1
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya24OF102--1691061185179.9681.75------11687.963.0
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya25OF98--195331201198.9852.02------10791.660.5
1969New York YankeesALMLBnya26OF62--9954-108104.9631.68------8771.338.5
1969New York YankeesALMLBnya261B1--4---441.0004.00------871.10.6
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29OF72-432109221113111.9821.540.26-----8287.846.2
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30OF113-882227851240235.9792.080.27-----12491.169.8
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi303B14-827103-2017.8501.210.21-----12411.38.6
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31OF87--16285-175170.9711.95------10087.053.7
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32OF57--107311111110.9911.93------9262.035.4
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33OF78--140712148147.9931.88------12263.948.1
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit333B37--2446757770.9091.89------12230.322.8
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit331B3--22--422221.0007.33------1222.51.9
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit341B86--69534662735729.9928.48------13762.853.1
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34OF43--56-3-5956.9491.30------13731.426.5
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit343B17--725413632.8891.88------13712.410.5
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit35OF127--235832246243.9881.91------13693.478.9
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit353B29--1941556560.9232.07------13621.318.0
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit351B3--142-116161.0005.33------1362.21.9
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36OF125--16163-170167.9821.34------14884.577.2
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit361B28--23313-182462461.0008.79------14818.917.3
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit363B3---------------1482.01.9
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit371B49--38419630409403.9858.22------10049.030.2
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37OF41--4331-4746.9791.12------10041.025.3
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit381B23--13110-91411411.0006.13------3959.022.5
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit38OF7--16-1-1716.9412.29------3917.96.9
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit383B1--1-1-21.5001.00------392.61.0
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit39OF22--39---39391.0001.77------3171.013.6
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi39OF19--2131-2524.9601.26------3554.311.7
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi391B5--91-510101.0002.00------3514.33.1
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi401B3--3---331.0001.00------1030.01.9
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi403B2----1-1---------1020.01.2
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi40OF1---------------1010.00.6
MLB Totals for OF - 16 season(s)-   OF1059-131417836640918891849.9791.751.41-----10590.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 9 season(s)-   1B201--1495791212915861574.9927.83------2010.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B103-82581222111201180.8961.752.20-----1030.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1966Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl23---------5-
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya24---------102-
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya25---------98-
1969New York YankeesALMLBnya26--1------62-
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29---------72-
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30-----14---113-
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31---------87-
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32---------57-
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33--3--37---78-
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34--86--17---43-
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit35--3--29---127-
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit36--28--3---125-
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit37--49------41-
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit38--23--1---7-
1982Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit39---------22-
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi39--5------19-
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi40--3--2---1-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1975Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB3222000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB3633000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesWorld SeriesMLB36719251002000400000.263.263.316.5796119.333.053.0530.0021.050.000.000.0020.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs55000000000100000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs719251002000400000.263.263.316.5796119.333.053.0530.0021.050.000.000.0020.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1984New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn41Hitting Coach1629072.5566.52Davey Johnson
1985New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn42Hitting Coach1629864.6053.02Davey Johnson
1986New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn43Hitting Coach16210854.667--1Davey JohnsonWon World Series (Red Sox)
1987New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn44Hitting Coach1629270.5683.02Davey Johnson
1988New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn45Hitting Coach16010060.625--1Davey JohnsonLost NLCS (Dodgers)
1989New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn46Hitting Coach1628775.5376.02Davey Johnson
1990- --47Analyst on Baseball Tonight.000--None listed
1991- --48Analyst on Baseball Tonight.000--None listed
1992Shreveport CaptainsTexAAMinorsfn49Manager1367759.566--1 Lost in Finals
1994Reading PhilliesEastAAMinorphi51Hitting Coach1405882.41430.54Bill Dancy
1995Reading PhilliesEastAAMinorphi52Hitting Coach1427369.514--1Bill DancyLeague Champions
1996Reading PhilliesEastAAMinorphi53Manager1416675.46819.54 
1997Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAMinorphi54Hitting Coach1426676.46517.53Marc Bombard
1998Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAMinorphi55Hitting Coach1426775.47213.56Marc Bombard
1999Columbus ClippersILAAAMinornya56Hitting Coach1418358.589--1Trey HillmanLost in Semi-Finals
2000Columbus ClippersILAAAMinornya57Hitting Coach1447569.5216.02Trey Hillman
2001Columbus ClippersILAAAMinornya58Hitting Coach1436776.46916.52Trey Hillman
2002Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo59Hitting Coach1627983.48823.04Jeff Torborg-
2003Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo60Hitting Coach1629171.56210.02Jeff Torborg,Jack McKeonWon World Series (Yankees)
2004Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo61Hitting Coach1628379.51213.03Jack McKeon-
2005Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo62Hitting Coach1628379.5127.03Jack McKeon-
2006Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan63Minor League Hitting Coordinator1628874.543--1Grady LittleLost NLDS (Mets)
2007Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan64Minor League Hitting Coordinator1628280.5068.04Grady Little
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1983-06-09Released by Phillies. 
1983-01-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1982-11-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1982-06-15TradeTraded by Pirates to Phillies for Wayne Nordhagen. 
1975-04-05TradeTraded by Phillies to Pirates for Wayne Simpson. 
1971-12-13TradeTraded by White Sox to Phillies for Jerry Rodriguez. 
1970-12-03TradeTraded by Yankees to White Sox for Barry Moore. 
1966-11-29TradeTraded by Braves with Chi-Chi Olivo to Yankees for Clete Boyer. 
1961-06-14ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves. 
* 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.