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Billy SouthworthTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1915-1929 MLB Years: 1915-1929
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World Series Champion
PositionsOF-1115, 2B-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Harrison Southworth
Height5-9Weight170BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 9,1893PlaceHarvard,Nebraska
Death DateNovember 15,1969 [76.251]
High SchoolHarvard (Harvard,NE)
MLB DebutAugust 4,1913 [20.148]
OrganizationsNY1 [3] PIT [3] SLN [3] BSN [3] CLE [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-5
TBC Player ID18274Retrosheet IDsoutb101MLBAM ID122551
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the International League Hall of Fame in 1947
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed71Power61Contact35XBH56RBIs38Runs60Hitting69Durability66Team.499Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1915Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-of22601772539250824361201000.220.352.288.640517214.236.068.260.32416.825.610.330.000.0017.95
1918Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-of256424637845724319026921000.341.409.443.85210914275.349.102.285.4139.453.270.350.73123.0016.67
1919Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-of261214535612714144612303222116000.280.329.400.72918132502.288.120.241.3456.374.380.690.80113.2525.20
1920Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit-of2714654664155171325323255220217000.284.348.374.72220432617.292.090.181.3438.433.240.380.32273.0020.65
1921Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-of2814156986175251577922203613235000.308.351.441.79225147642.306.133.200.3625.612.020.361.0981.2926.86
1922Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-of29431582751444184118106000.323.392.475.8677512182.307.152.285.3989.890.550.062.2039.5023.53
1923Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-of3015361195195291667814166123218000.319.383.448.83127451692.325.129.226.3868.823.320.380.87101.8326.15
1924New York GiantsNLMLBny1-of31942814072130336163216012000.256.332.335.6679416325.263.079.174.3209.854.920.500.9293.6722.22
1925New York GiantsNLMLBny1-of32123473791381956446135111211000.292.363.391.75418530537.289.099.192.3539.502.050.221.1278.8321.74
1926New York GiantsNLMLBny1-of3336116233861530107104000.328.366.526.8926112127.300.198.267.4065.510.790.143.9423.2031.58
1926St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-of3399391761242261169130269319000.317.364.488.85219139439.305.171.271.3915.922.050.352.5135.5531.45
1926Totals for NL-NL         1355079916228716991403310323000.320.365.497.86225251566.304.177.270.3955.831.770.302.8331.6931.48
1927St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-of34923065292155239100237012000.301.350.402.75212322341.303.101.209.3506.742.050.300.59153.0023.91
1929St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln-of361932162003002400000.188.235.250.4858234.214.062.125.2295.8811.762.000.000.0033.33
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter11914359661129617391525611388540214814152000.297.359.415.77418073164927.299.118.222.0008.163.000.371.0683.8324.38
Boston Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3371338208421583517175403711537459000.315.371.448.8196001101516.315.133.222.0007.592.440.321.1278.7126.13
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter331124515736636348157652511051534000.294.354.397.751494781394.302.103.223.0007.893.660.460.57155.6321.31
New York Giants Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter253870142248386141108199028227000.285.353.391.74434058989.283.106.197.0009.102.830.311.4262.1423.39
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2107291292223911131112305120331000.305.352.442.79432263814.300.137.239.0006.272.460.391.6056.0828.38
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter601772539250824361201000.220.352.288.640517214.236.068.260.00016.825.610.330.000.0017.95
Average MLB - Per 162 games16259390176241277619125520221000.297.359.415.77424643670.299.118.222.0008.163.000.371.0683.8324.38

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1913Cleveland NapsALMLBcln20OF1---------------10.00.7
1915Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22OF44--9076310397.9422.20------6073.328.9
1918Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25OF64--1371234152149.9802.33------64100.051.2
1919Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26OF121--2531795279270.9682.23------121100.087.1
1920Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27OF142--3371233352349.9912.46------14697.392.2
1921Boston BravesNLMLBbsn28OF141--2882586321313.9752.22------141100.092.2
1922Boston BravesNLMLBbsn29OF41--10075-112107.9552.61------4395.326.8
1923Boston BravesNLMLBbsn30OF151--32622216369348.9432.30------15398.798.1
1923Boston BravesNLMLBbsn302B2--341-87.8753.50------1531.31.3
1924New York GiantsNLMLBny131OF75--1675122184172.9352.29------9479.849.0
1925New York GiantsNLMLBny132OF119--2897111307296.9642.49------12396.778.3
1926St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33OF99--22857-240233.9712.35------99100.064.3
1926New York GiantsNLMLBny133OF29--622216664.9702.21------3680.619.2
1927St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34OF83--153652164159.9701.92------9290.254.2
1929St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36OF5--12---12121.0002.40------1926.33.3
MLB Totals for OF - 13 season(s)-   OF1115--2442127923326612569.9652.30------11150.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--341-87.8753.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1913Cleveland NapsALMLBcln20---------1-
1915Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22---------44-
1918Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25---------64-
1919Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26---------121-
1920Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27---------142-
1921Boston BravesNLMLBbsn28---------141-
1922Boston BravesNLMLBbsn29---------41-
1923Boston BravesNLMLBbsn30---2-----151-
1924New York GiantsNLMLBny131---------75-
1925New York GiantsNLMLBny132---------119-
1926St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33---------99-
1926New York GiantsNLMLBny133---------29-
1927St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34---------83-
1929St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln36---------5-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1924New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB3151100000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1926St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB337296101114100000000.345.345.552.89716329.321.207.2410.000.000.003.4529.0030.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs12307101114100000000.333.333.533.86616330.310.200.2330.000.000.003.3330.0030.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1929St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln36Manager1527874.51320.04 
1933New York GiantsNLMLBMLBny140Assistant Coach1529161.599--1Bill TerryWon World Series (Senators)
1940St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln47Manager1538469.54916.03 
1941St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln48Manager1539756.6342.52 
1942St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln49Manager15410648.688--1 Won World Series (Yankees)
1943St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln50Manager15410549.682--1 Lost World Series (Yankees)
1944St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln51Manager15410549.682--1 Won World Series (Browns)
1945St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln52Manager1549559.6173.02 
1946Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn53Manager1538172.52915.54 
1947Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn54Manager1548668.5588.03 
1948Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn55Manager1539162.595--1 Lost World Series (Indians)
1949Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn56Manager1547579.48722.04 
1950Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn57Manager1548371.5398.04 
1951Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn58Manager1547678.49420.54 
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2026-06-14TradeTraded by Giants to Cardinals for Heinie Mueller. 
2023-11-12TradeTraded by Braves with Joe Oeschger to Giants for Bill Cunningham, Dave Bancroft and Casey Stengel. 
2021-02-23TradeTraded by Pirates with Walter Barbare, Fred Nicholson and Cash to Braves for Rabbit Maranville. 
* 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.