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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Ellis Russell
Stat Years
1966-1986  [mlb] 1969-1986
Height/Weight
6-0 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (1746) ... OF (299) ... 2B (62) ... 3B (6)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1948-10-21 in Pittsburg, Kansas   [71.265]
High School
Pittsburg (Pittsburg,KS)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Round #9 (#179 overall) of the 1966 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
John Keenan
MLB Debut
1969-04-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.168)
Service Time
Organizations
LAN [18]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17460 ... retro id: russb001 ... mlbam id: 121574
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1966OgdenPioRk----17ss---13987193151321000000000.356.356.540.89687479.000.184.0000.000.000.0029.03.4529.0
    1967DubuqueMidwA----18ss---2672632958111521000000000.221.221.327.5482638617.000.106.0000.000.000.0052.61.9029.3
    1968BakersfieldCalifA+----19ss---3115439761231631755000000000.280.280.446.72643919636.000.166.0000.000.000.0025.83.8729.3
    1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1820ofL-S-E-P49821235486251541224512113.226.301.344.6452387313.236.118.2649.2418.912.0542.42.1027.1
    1970SpokanePCLAAA----21ss---5552374886135330000000000.363.363.498.86123711821.000.135.0000.000.000.0079.01.2724.4
    1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31,1821ofL-S-E-P581278307211902891162834315.259.303.363.66630410120.191.104.2855.269.211.750.00.0027.8
    1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan18222b-ofL-S-E-P69121129487421563113900122.227.265.327.5922236913.166.100.2694.9317.493.55105.50.9027.1
    1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1823ssL-S-E-P712943447118195434147346425294.272.326.366.69247715928.189.094.3107.1313.421.88108.50.8423.7
    1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1824ssL-S-E-P8162615551632634561573463197209.265.301.337.63866620733.140.072.2865.119.461.85153.80.6020.2
    1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1825ssL-S-E-P916055361149186565145535341142518.269.336.351.68762519429.193.082.2898.488.481.00110.60.8019.5
    1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1826ssL-S-E-P108425224529201450232824166.206.277.258.5352826511.163.052.2318.169.931.220.00.0021.1
    1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1827ssL-S-E-P11149554531521735651552146366914.274.301.343.64459019025.125.069.2893.567.802.19110.80.8516.5
    1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1828ssL-S-E-P12153634841762864511672443294123.278.304.360.66467322838.134.082.2913.576.391.79158.50.5921.6
    1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1829ssL-S-E-P131556257217932434610630342123817.286.320.365.68567222839.133.079.2984.465.061.13208.30.4521.8
    1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1830ssL-S-E-P14153627721702647566924431144220.271.297.359.65667022537.121.088.2813.586.421.7989.61.0421.8
    1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1831ssL-S-E-P15130466381232323341321844312106.264.295.341.63650015928.139.077.2863.608.802.44155.30.6022.8
    1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1832ssL-S-E-P1682262206192022211920153313.233.284.282.5662907411.126.049.2496.556.901.050.00.0018.0
    1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1833ssL-S-E-P171534976413620234610263304841114.274.357.340.69757616925.209.066.28410.945.210.48165.70.5218.4
    1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1834ssL-S-E-P18131451471111311301393331412245.246.302.286.58850212915.122.040.2616.576.180.94451.00.2013.5
    1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1835ssL-S-E-P1989262257012101944252409217.267.329.321.6502988413.149.054.2928.398.050.960.00.0018.6
    1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1836ss-ofL-S-E-P20761691944610134018913112.260.333.308.641192527.178.048.2739.384.690.500.00.0015.9
    1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan1837of-ssL-S-E-P21105216215411001870152327226.250.302.301.6032426511.153.051.2776.209.501.530.00.0020.4
    MLB Totals (18 yrs)2181731879619262935746627167694836673613251106174.263.310.338.64880202471396.154.075.2826.028.321.38159.10.5720.6
    National League Totals (18 yrs)2181731879619262935746627167694836673613251106174.263.310.338.64880202471396.154.075.2826.028.321.38159.10.5720.6
    Minor League Totals2761026172298451028127000000000.290.290.436.726102644783.145.146.2710.000.000.0036.62.7327.9
    Minor: Rk Totals3987193151321000000000.356.356.540.89687479.184.184.3330.000.000.0029.03.4529.0
    Minor: A Totals672632958111521000000000.221.221.327.5482638617.106.106.2050.000.000.0052.61.9029.3
    Minor: A+ Totals115439761231631755000000000.280.280.446.72643919636.166.166.2510.000.000.0025.83.8729.3
    Minor: AAA Totals552374886135330000000000.363.363.498.86123711821.135.135.3550.000.000.0079.01.2724.4
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (18 yrs)2181731879619262935746627167694836673613251106174.263.310.338.64880202471396.154.075.2826.028.321.38159.10.5720.6
    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
    1969Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB20OF8600.0132431139136.9781.600.0053.187.84
    1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB21SS100.00200221.0002.000.000.61.24
    1970Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB21OF7900.0167831178175.9832.200.0049.197.54
    1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB222B4100.081108721196189.9644.600.0025.345.12
    1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB22SS600.0151276.8571.000.003.76.63
    1971Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB22OF4000.04910050501.0001.300.0024.744.06
    1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB23SS12101,060.01974393469670636.9495.300.6078.193.81
    1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB23OF608.25000551.0000.800.613.94.77
    1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB24SS16201,489.224356031106834803.9635.000.54100.6100.01
    1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB25SS16000.01944913968724685.9464.300.0098.8100.01
    1974Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB25OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.69
    1975Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB26SS8300.0942301127335324.9673.900.0051.298.81
    1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB27SS14900.02514762890755727.9634.900.0092.0100.01
    1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB28SS15300.023452329102786757.9634.900.0094.4100.01
    1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB29SS15500.02455333191809778.9625.000.0095.7100.01
    1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB30SS15000.02184523070700670.9574.500.0092.698.01
    1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB31SS12900.01793871957585566.9684.400.0079.199.21
    1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB32SS8000.01282611449403389.9654.900.0072.797.61
    1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB33SS15000.02165022964747718.9614.800.0092.698.01
    1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB34SS12700.01923922261606584.9644.600.0078.496.91
    1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB352B500.0370010101.0002.000.003.15.64
    1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB35SS6500.081165929255246.9653.800.0040.173.02
    1984Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB35OF1800.03110032321.0001.800.0011.120.29
    1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB362B800.01017102827.9643.400.004.910.54
    1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB363B500.00100111.0000.200.003.16.66
    1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB36SS2300.027648119991.9194.000.0014.230.33
    1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB36OF2100.0230102423.9581.100.0013.027.67
    1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB372B800.02018143938.9744.800.004.97.62
    1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB373B100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.05
    1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB37SS3200.03664413104100.9623.100.0019.830.53
    1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB37OF4800.04720049491.0001.000.0029.645.76
    MLB Totals - (2B)6200114150925273264.9674.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)6000100111.0000.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)174602,5492536554633990984218082.9604.603.170.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)299084541672477470.9851.6057.320.00.00
    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
    1969MLB---------86-
    1970MLB-----1---79-
    1971MLB---41-6---40-
    1972MLB-----121---6-
    1973MLB-----162-----
    1974MLB-----160---1-
    1975MLB-----83-----
    1976MLB-----149-----
    1977MLB-----153-----
    1978MLB-----155-----
    1979MLB-----150-----
    1980MLB-----129-----
    1981MLB-----80-----
    1982MLB-----150-----
    1983MLB-----127-----
    1984MLB---5-65---18-
    1985MLB---8523---21-
    1986MLB---8132---48-
    Totals---6261746---299-