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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Brian O'Neal Williams
Stat Years
1989-2003  [mlb] 1991-2000
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (361)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Lewisville (Richburg,SC)
Colleges
University of South Carolina (Columbia, South Carolina)
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #1 (#31 overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Dan O'Brien,Joe Pittman
MLB Debut
1991-09-16 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.213)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [6] CLE [1] DET [1] SDN [1] CHN [1] BOS [1] NYA [1] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 19688 ... retro id: willb001 ... mlbam id: 124291
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1989South CarolinaMetroNCAA-1------20------333.4411112000073.1603328046966001.457.360.005.6511.784.052.09.500
    1990Auburn AstrosNYPLA-hou-211---004.0533000006.26530671011.808.100.008.109.456.751.17.000
    1990Minor Totals: HOUbyYearA-----211---004.3533000006.76530671011.948.710.008.7110.167.261.17.000
    1991Osceola AstrosFSLA+hou-222---642.9115150000089.2724129040673021.257.230.004.016.724.121.68.600
    1991Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-222---214.20330000015.0178717153001.6010.200.604.209.004.802.14.667
    1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-222---014.93770000038.1392521322293421.599.160.705.176.815.871.32.000
    1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53222Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.75220000012.011552440011.258.251.503.003.003.751.00.000
    1991Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAA/AAA/A+----223---863.59252500000143.012874574691119441.388.060.254.346.994.661.61.571
    1991MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.75220000012.011552440011.258.251.503.003.003.751.00.000
    1992Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-233---614.5012120000070.0783735326585401.4910.030.393.347.464.762.23.857
    1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53233Log - Sp - Ext - Perf763.9216160000096.19244421042542101.398.600.933.925.044.111.29.538
    1992Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----231---614.5012120000070.0783735326585401.4910.030.393.347.464.762.23.857
    1992MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf763.9316160000096.39244421042542101.398.620.943.935.064.121.29.538
    1993Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-244---100.0020000203.01000030000.333.000.000.009.000.000.001.000
    1993Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf444.83425001237382.0764844738569241.398.340.774.176.155.271.47.500
    1993Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----241---100.0020000203.01000030000.333.000.000.009.000.002.001.000
    1993MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf444.83425001237382.0764844738569241.398.340.774.176.155.271.47.500
    1994Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-255---202.21330000020.1226509171001.529.740.003.987.522.661.891.000
    1994Houston AstrosNLMLBhou53255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf655.7420130027078.11126450941493141.9512.871.034.715.637.351.20.545
    1994Minor Totals: HOUbyYearAAA----251---202.24330000020.3226509171001.549.850.004.037.612.691.891.000
    1994MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf655.7620130027078.31126450941493141.9612.911.044.725.657.381.20.545
    1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3106.0044600738072.0795448338757181.639.880.384.759.386.751.97.231
    1995MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3106.0044600738072.0795448338757181.639.880.384.759.386.751.97.231
    1996Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-277---125.49331000019.222131219213101.5810.070.464.129.615.952.33.333
    1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet26277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3106.7740172117232121.0145107912185728061.9010.791.566.325.367.960.85.231
    1996Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----271---125.63331000019.722131219213101.6110.310.474.229.846.092.33.333
    1996MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf3106.7740172117232121.0145107912185728061.9010.791.566.325.367.960.85.231
    1997Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-288---433.89229001313869.1683330823781241.318.831.042.9910.134.283.39.571
    1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal55288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.0013000813024.02088018141001.587.500.006.755.253.000.78.000
    1997Minor Totals: BALbyYearAAA----281---433.91229001313869.3683330823781241.328.861.043.0010.164.303.39.571
    1997MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.0013000813024.02088018141001.587.500.006.755.253.000.78.000
    1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou79309Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.41500001550067.1693533435537051.549.220.534.687.084.681.51.667
    1999MLB Totals: HOUbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.43500001550067.3693533435537051.559.250.544.697.114.691.51.667
    2000Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-3110---432.5718000818321.02376111212001.629.860.434.719.003.001.91.571
    2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn513110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf119.6222000522124.1282726423143032.1010.361.488.515.189.990.61.500
    2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle573110Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.00700017018.023982861011.7211.501.004.003.004.500.75.000
    2000Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----311---432.5718000818321.02376111212001.629.860.434.719.003.001.91.571
    2000MLB Totals: CHN-CLEbyYearMLB----312Log - Sp - Ext - Perf117.2729000629142.3513634631204041.9510.901.286.634.287.700.65.500
    2001Columbus ClippersILAAAnya353211---565.431690037058.0724335526333041.6911.170.784.035.126.671.27.455
    2001Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos373211---000.0030002304.02000130000.754.500.002.256.750.003.00.000
    2001Minor Totals: BOS-NYAbyYearAAA----322---565.0819900510062.0744335527363041.6310.740.733.925.236.241.33.455
    2002Atlantic City SurfAtlIndy------3312---864.00232330000141.2163866314461053001.4810.360.892.926.675.462.28.571
    2002Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----331---864.02232330000141.7163866314461053001.4810.390.892.936.695.482.28.571
    2003Atlantic City SurfAtlIndy----3413---147.16770000027.2412822416170002.0613.341.305.205.539.111.06.200
    2003Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----341---147.28770000027.7412822416170002.1013.571.325.295.639.261.06.200
    MLB Totals (10 yrs)26385.372565921671976595.365540135562332397415321.669.910.945.026.006.061.20.406
    National League Totals (7 yrs)23285.171964200411544432.346727724839221305315251.599.730.814.606.355.771.38.451
    American League Totals (3 yrs)3105.9160172126432163.0188124107231119210071.8310.381.276.135.086.850.83.231
    Minor League Totals31213.971076410264311415.0422218183221803522511131.459.150.483.907.634.731.96.596
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals333.4511112000073.3603328046966001.457.390.005.6611.824.062.09.500
    Minor: Indy Totals9104.52303030000169.32041148518621223001.5710.860.963.306.496.071.97.474
    Minor: A- Totals004.3533000006.76530671011.948.710.008.7110.167.261.17.000
    Minor: A+ Totals642.9315150000089.7724129040673021.267.260.004.046.764.141.68.600
    Minor: AA Totals214.20330000015.0178717153001.6010.200.604.209.004.802.14.667
    Minor: AAA Totals23164.27864310264311303.7327164144211272631811101.509.710.623.777.814.872.07.590
    Houston Astros Totals (5 yrs)19174.66130360029943336.036019617432160216214141.559.640.864.295.795.251.35.528
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)3106.0044600738072.0795448338757181.639.880.384.759.386.751.97.231
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)3106.7740172117232121.0145107912185728061.9010.791.566.325.367.960.85.231
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)119.7122000522124.3282726423143032.1210.461.498.595.2310.080.61.500
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)003.0013000813024.02088018141001.587.500.006.755.253.000.78.000
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)004.00700017018.023982861011.7211.501.004.003.004.500.75.000
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1989South CarolinaMetroNCAA-1------20p------481453343102523180102500000.297.000.497.49707217.000.200.0000.000.002.5029.00.0039.5
    1991Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-22p---134000000000201000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-22p---197020001000200000.286.286.286.572720.000.000.4000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou5322pL-S-E-P123000000000002000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1992Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou2823p---21212141100000401000.333.333.583.9161372.250.250.5000.0030.770.000.00.0050.0
    1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou5323pL-S-E-P220302410040001305100.133.129.167.2963651.033.034.2220.0036.110.000.00.0025.0
    1993Houston AstrosNLMLBhou5324pL-S-E-P34210221000000403000.200.200.300.5001331.100.100.3330.0030.770.000.00.0050.0
    1994Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-25p---436121001001202000.333.429.500.929931.333.167.50011.1122.222.000.00.0050.0
    1994Houston AstrosNLMLBhou5325pL-S-E-P42023060003000405000.261.261.261.5222860.000.000.3160.0014.290.000.00.000.0
    1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2626pL-S-E-P54414111000000400001.071.071.143.2141421.071.072.1000.0028.570.000.00.00100.0
    1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou7930pL-S-E-P6493010001000100000.333.333.333.666310.000.000.5000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    2000Chicago CubsNLMLBchn5131pL-S-E-P7222011001000000000.500.5001.0001.500221.500.500.5000.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)19985515400900026015101.176.174.224.398101194.047.048.2500.0025.740.000.00.0026.7
    National League Totals (7 yrs)19985515400900026015101.176.174.224.398101194.047.048.2500.0025.740.000.00.0026.7
    Minor League Totals27292821020011004000.276.300.414.71434123.172.138.4212.9429.4110.000.00.0037.5
    Minor: AA Totals34000000000201000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals2425282102001803000.320.346.480.82629123.200.160.4713.4527.598.000.00.0037.5
    Houston Astros Totals (5 yrs)13369413200800022015100.188.186.217.40385152.029.029.2710.0025.880.000.00.0015.4
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)4414111000000400001.071.071.143.2141421.071.072.1000.0028.570.000.00.00100.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)222011001000000000.500.5001.0001.500221.500.500.5000.000.000.000.00.00100.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1990Auburn AstrosNYPLA-21P300.0121043.7501.000.003.9100.014
    1991Osceola AstrosFSLA+22P1500.01224103736.9732.400.0011.8100.010
    1991Jackson GeneralsTexAA22P300.01000111.0000.300.002.2100.020
    1991Tucson TorosPCLAAA22P700.05420119.8181.300.005.077.818
    1991Houston AstrosNLMLB22P2012.01200331.0001.500.251.2100.018
    1992Tucson TorosPCLAAA23P1200.0480012121.0001.000.008.3100.013
    1992Houston AstrosNLMLB23P16096.1815202523.9201.400.249.980.013
    1993Houston AstrosNLMLB24P42082.0720102827.9640.600.3325.9100.04
    1994Tucson TorosPCLAAA25P300.01001111.0000.300.001.8100.017
    1994Houston AstrosNLMLB25P20078.189402117.8100.900.2217.4100.011
    1995San Diego PadresNLMLB26P44072.0690015151.0000.300.2130.6100.03
    1996Toledo Mud HensILAAA27P300.0031043.7501.000.002.1100.020
    1996Detroit TigersALMLB27P400121.0616232422.9170.600.1824.7100.04
    1997Rochester Red WingsILAAA28P2200.01100011111.0000.500.0015.6100.09
    1997Baltimore OriolesALMLB28P13024.01200331.0000.200.138.0100.013
    1999Houston AstrosNLMLB30P50067.14110115151.0000.300.2230.9100.03
    2000Buffalo BisonsILAAA31P1800.034150227.3180.400.0012.4100.06
    2000Chicago CubsNLMLB31P22024.11200331.0000.100.1213.6100.011
    2000Cleveland IndiansALMLB31P7018.02200441.0000.600.224.3100.021
    2001Columbus ClippersILAAA32P1600.01822119.8180.600.0011.2100.014
    2001Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA32P300.00100111.0000.300.002.1100.022
    MLB Totals - (P)2560594448894141132.9360.500.220.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)840015382037353.7260.600.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)3001000111.0000.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)15001224103736.9732.400.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)300121043.7501.000.000.00.00
    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
    1990Minor3----------
    1991MLB2----------
    1991Minor25----------
    1992MLB16----------
    1992Minor12----------
    1993MLB42----------
    1994MLB20----------
    1994Minor3----------
    1995MLB44----------
    1996MLB40----------
    1996Minor3----------
    1997MLB13----------
    1997Minor22----------
    1999MLB50----------
    2000MLB29----------
    2000Minor18----------
    2001Minor19----------
    Totals361----------