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Billy SmithTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1971-1981 MLB Years: 1975-1981
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Positions2B-267, SS-99, 3B-52, 1B-11, DH-5Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBilly Edward Smith
Height6-2Weight185BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 14,1953 [64.339]PlaceJonesboro,Louisiana
High SchoolManzano (Albuquerque,NM)

DraftedSelected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (61st overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 6th round (120th overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 11th round (267th overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 12th round (286th overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 13,1975 [21.273]
OrganizationsCAL [6] BAL [3] PHI [1] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID18122Retrosheet IDsmitb101MLBAM ID122354
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed48Power49Contact36XBH47RBIs58Runs46Hitting41Durability23Team.518Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971Idaho FallsPioRk-1759231295352017000000000.229.229.268.497627231.229.039.039.2250.000.000.000.000.0013.21
1972StocktonCalifA+-18127455581051510531000000000.231.231.341.57215530455.222.110.110.2570.000.000.001.1091.0028.57
1973SalinasCalifA+-19642364471115227000000000.301.301.415.7169818236.295.114.114.3200.000.000.000.85118.0025.35
1973El PasoTexAA-1946166325562418000000000.331.331.464.7957712166.315.133.133.3560.000.000.002.4141.5021.82
1973Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11040276126177645000000000.313.313.435.74817530402.303.122.122.3350.000.000.001.4967.0023.81
1974El PasoTexAA-2062227327663122000000000.335.335.401.7369110227.332.066.066.3350.000.000.000.44227.0013.16
1974Salt Lake CityPCLAAA-2040126152650011000000000.206.206.246.452315126.206.040.040.2060.000.000.000.000.0019.23
1974Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         10235347102113133000000000.289.289.346.63512215353.287.057.057.2890.000.000.000.28353.0014.71
1975Salt Lake CityPCLAAA-21642263767111334000000000.296.296.394.6908915226.287.098.097.3130.000.000.001.3375.3322.39
1975California AngelsALMLBcal14ss215914310295101413122703100.203.263.252.515366159.248.049.119.2447.5516.982.250.000.0020.69
1976Salt Lake CityPCLAAA-2211539664114169360000000000.288.288.396.68415728396.282.108.109.3110.000.000.000.76132.0024.56
1976California AngelsALMLBcal11ss22138030000000201000.375.375.375.750309.500.000.000.3470.0022.220.000.000.000.00
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22b23109367447912252932337119123.215.281.300.58111019411.253.085.177.2648.0317.272.151.2273.4024.05
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22b2485250296512253030274014132.260.333.384.7179619283.291.124.244.3259.5414.131.481.7750.0029.23
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22b256818918479463310153327111.249.309.434.7438219214.272.185.270.3287.0115.422.202.8031.5040.43
1980Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAphi-3b267223045646453741383501300.278.376.404.7809315272.306.126.304.35613.9712.870.921.8446.0023.44
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn21ss27366161100150091600101.180.282.230.51214171.222.050.197.25012.6822.541.781.4161.009.09
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter3701018107234389171118596189424567.230.297.335.632341641147.266.105.202.0008.3716.481.971.4859.8827.35
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter649229335663181362325741383501300.275.287.372.6598531402335.272.097.115.0001.631.500.920.9999.7022.19
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter29197816127138141114241383501300.277.303.378.681370631020.278.101.143.0003.733.430.921.0888.9123.25
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10839364131125540000000000.333.333.427.76016822393.325.094.094.0000.000.000.001.2778.6016.79
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1916911021762615758000000000.255.255.366.62125348691.247.111.111.0000.000.000.001.0198.7127.27
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter59231295352017000000000.229.229.268.497627231.229.039.039.0000.000.000.000.000.0013.21
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2628069119133816927275144420366.237.304.357.66128857908.270.120.220.0008.2615.861.921.7650.3829.84
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7215110325101413122904100.212.268.258.526396168.260.046.113.0007.1417.262.420.000.0018.75
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter366161100150091600101.180.282.230.51214171.222.050.197.00012.6822.541.781.4161.009.09
Average MLB - Per 162 games16244647102174749424283211233.230.297.335.63214928502.266.105.202.0008.3716.481.971.4859.8827.35
Average Minor - Per 162 games16257289158209664109900100.275.287.372.65921335583.272.097.115.0001.631.500.920.9999.7022.19

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1975California AngelsALMLBcal21SS50--80981319191178.9323.56------5984.731.1
1975California AngelsALMLBcal211B6--151--16161.0002.67------5910.23.7
1975California AngelsALMLBcal21DH4---------------596.82.5
1975California AngelsALMLBcal213B2----1-1---------593.41.2
1976California AngelsALMLBcal22SS10---53185.6250.50------1376.96.2
1976California AngelsALMLBcal22DH1---------------137.70.6
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal232B104--260272578537532.9915.12------10995.464.6
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23SS5--121-43.7500.60------1094.63.1
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal231B2--3-1-43.7501.50------1091.81.2
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal233B1--44-2881.0008.00------1090.90.6
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal242B83--146208543359354.9864.27------8597.651.6
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24SS2--12--331.0001.50------852.41.2
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal252B63--107142533254249.9803.95------6892.639.6
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25SS5--19221210.8332.00------687.43.1
1980Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi263B46--2786105123113.9192.46------7263.934.1
1980Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi262B12--1529254644.9573.67------7216.78.9
1980Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi26SS6--1215252927.9314.50------728.34.4
1980Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi261B3--151-216161.0005.33------724.22.2
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27SS21--2739296866.9713.14------3658.318.9
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn272B5--38-111111.0002.20------3613.94.5
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn273B3--23-1551.0001.67------368.32.7
MLB Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B255--5166301515511611146.9874.49------2550.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS93--1101552131286265.9272.85------930.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B8--1811-2019.9502.38------80.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B6--67131413.9292.17------60.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH5---------------50.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B46--2786105123113.9192.46------460.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B12--1529254644.9573.67------120.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS6--1215252927.9314.50------60.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--151-216161.0005.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1975California AngelsALMLBcal21--6-502----4
1976California AngelsALMLBcal22----10-----1
1977Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23--210451-----
1978Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24---832------
1979Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25---635------
1980Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAphi26--312646-----
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27---5213-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB2514000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1979Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB2547120000002000000.286.444.286.730209.286.000.28622.220.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs14000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs47120000002000000.286.444.286.730209.286.000.28622.220.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1981-03-23Purchased by Giants from Phillies. 
1980-06-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1980-04-03Released by Orioles. 
1977-02-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1976-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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.