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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Willie P. Smith
Stat Years
1963-1971  [mlb] 1963-1971
Height/Weight
6-0 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (339) ... 1B (93) ... LF (39) ... P (29)
Draft Position
OF-1B
Born Date/Place
Death
2006-01-16 [66.339]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Carbon Hill (Carbon Hill,AL)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Detroit Tigers in 1960
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Schoolboy Rowe
MLB Debut
1963-06-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.127)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [3] CAL [2] CLE [2] CIN [1] DET [1] ANA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18212 ... retro id: smitw102 ... mlbam id: 122471
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet3324pL-S-E-P1178210000000100000.125.125.125.250810.000.000.1430.0012.500.000.00.000.0
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana3525ofL-S-E-P21183594610814611517583921318.301.317.465.78237316731.192.164.3112.1410.464.8832.62.9528.7
    1965California AngelsALMLBcal3526ofL-S-E-P3136459521201491457983260115105.261.308.423.73149819437.233.162.2726.4312.051.8832.82.8130.8
    1966California AngelsALMLBcal3527ofL-S-E-P49019518363212010123732320.185.239.236.475215466.118.051.2195.5817.213.08195.00.4716.7
    1967Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2228of-1bL-S-E-P521320720020211000001.219.242.281.5233392.031.062.3183.0330.3010.000.00.0028.6
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22291bL-S-E-P633421620030031410121.143.213.190.4034782.119.047.2076.3829.794.670.00.0033.3
    1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2529ofL-S-E-P65514213398252500123311121.275.333.465.7981576615.275.190.3247.6421.022.7528.43.1838.5
    1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2530of-1bL-S-E-P710319521489192510254902133.246.330.441.7712238619.328.195.28311.2121.971.9621.74.0439.6
    1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25311bL-S-E-P88716715369152421113212102.216.267.371.6381826215.228.155.2376.0417.582.9133.42.7541.7
    1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20321bL-S-E-P93155392014003900004.164.207.255.46258143.145.091.1785.1715.523.0055.01.7233.3
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)6911654171410632146211201610728499152025.248.295.395.6901794653130.214.147.2725.9615.832.6536.02.5631.7
    American League Totals (6 yrs)415109511927835172613317155616174121515.254.291.388.679117442578.187.134.2744.7713.712.8842.12.2128.1
    National League Totals (4 yrs)2765595213228420783151123253510.236.301.408.70962022852.267.172.2678.2319.842.4128.03.2339.4
    Chicago Cubs Totals (3 yrs)245504491232641974314811425356.244.311.425.73656221449.280.181.2788.5420.282.3826.53.3839.8
    California Angels Totals (2 yrs)22665470156171115771084497438125.239.287.367.65471324043.199.128.2566.1713.602.2043.62.1027.6
    Los Angeles Angels Totals (1 yrs)1183594610814611517583921318.301.317.465.78237316731.192.164.3112.1410.464.8832.62.9528.7
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)547411340050242410122.176.225.230.45580174.081.054.2555.0030.006.000.00.0030.8
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)3155392014003900004.164.207.255.46258143.145.091.1785.1715.523.0055.01.7233.3
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)178210000000100000.125.125.125.250810.000.000.1430.0012.500.000.00.000.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet33241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf104.571120049221.2241311213160101.719.970.835.406.655.401.231.000
    1963MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf104.671120049221.7241311213160101.7510.190.855.526.795.521.231.000
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana35252Log - Sp - Ext - Perf142.8415100314031.2341310510202011.399.661.422.845.683.692.00.200
    1964MLB Totals: ANAbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf142.8815100314031.7341310510202011.419.811.442.885.773.752.00.200
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22293Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0020002205.02000110000.603.600.001.801.800.001.00.000
    1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25293Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0010001102.20000021000.000.000.000.006.750.000.00.000
    1968MLB Totals: CLE-CHNbyYearMLB----292Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0030003307.72000131000.422.500.001.253.750.003.00.000
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)243.10293001026261.0602621724393111.388.851.033.545.753.841.63.333
    American League Totals (3 yrs)243.2528300925258.3602621724372111.459.291.083.725.734.031.54.333
    National League Totals (1 yrs)000.0010001102.70000021000.000.000.000.008.180.002.00.000
    Los Angeles Angels Totals (1 yrs)142.8815100314031.7341310510202011.419.811.442.885.773.752.00.200
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)104.671120049221.7241311213160101.7510.190.855.526.795.521.231.000
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)000.0020002205.02000110000.603.600.001.801.800.001.00.000
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)000.0010001102.70000021000.000.000.000.008.180.002.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1963Detroit TigersALMLB24P11021.21400551.0000.500.246.864.713
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLB25OF870717.1128230133130.9771.500.1853.773.71
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLB25P15031.21601771.0000.500.229.312.710
    1965California AngelsALMLB261B2012.092111211.9175.500.921.21.56
    1965California AngelsALMLB26OF1230977.01871041201197.9801.600.2075.990.42
    1966California AngelsALMLB27OF520341.0714217775.9741.400.2232.157.86
    1967Cleveland IndiansALMLB281B3010.08000881.0002.700.801.914.35
    1967Cleveland IndiansALMLB28OF4027.0401054.8001.000.152.519.010
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB291B7043.15120553531.0007.601.234.321.24
    1968Chicago CubsNLMLB291B4015.01610017171.0004.301.132.57.33
    1968Chicago CubsNLMLB---LF3836281.14010041411.000---------------
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB---LF118.01000111.000---------------
    1968Chicago CubsNLMLB29OF380281.14210043431.0001.100.1523.569.16
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB29OF108.01000111.0001.000.130.63.014
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB29P205.01101221.0001.000.401.26.116
    1968Chicago CubsNLMLB29P102.22100331.0003.001.360.61.818
    1969Chicago CubsNLMLB301B240152.21599114169168.9947.001.1014.823.32
    1969Chicago CubsNLMLB30OF330212.1260202826.9290.800.1220.432.06
    1970Chicago CubsNLMLB311B430302.031811232331329.9947.701.0926.549.43
    1970Chicago CubsNLMLB31OF102.0000000.0000.000.000.61.110
    1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLB321B10080.080901089891.0008.901.116.232.34
    MLB Totals - (1B)930064134462679675.9947.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)3390045917122488476.9751.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)290605120217171.0000.600.290.00.00
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    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
    1963MLB11----------
    1964MLB15--------87-
    1965MLB--2------123-
    1966MLB---------52-
    1967MLB--3------4-
    1968MLB3-11------39-
    1969MLB--24------33-
    1970MLB--43------1-
    1971MLB--10--------
    Totals29-93------339-