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Eddie WilliamsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-2002 MLB Years: 1986-1998
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

Positions3B-765, 1B-302, OF-118, DH-52, SS-10, RF-2, P-2Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEdward Laquan Williams
Height6-0Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 1,1964 [53.232]PlaceShreveport,Louisiana
High SchoolHoover (San Diego,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 1st round (4th overall) of the 1983 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 21st round (539th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-NYN-#9 ... 1987-CLE-#5 ... 1988-CLE-#3
MLB DebutApril 18,1986 [21.168]
OrganizationsSDN [4] CLE [3] CIN [2] NYN [2] CHA [1] DET [1] LAN [1] MIL [1] MIN [1] PIT [1] ATL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19702Retrosheet IDwille001MLBAM ID124305
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed26Power70Contact59XBH66RBIs60Runs52Hitting63Durability43Team.485Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Little Falls MetsNYPLA-nyn-3b185019030506262831194160010.263.349.411.7607814215.308.148.258.3448.8419.072.162.7931.6728.00
1984Columbia MetsSALAnyn-3b194315217284232410153141020.184.275.296.571459172.212.112.217.2628.7218.022.071.7450.6732.14
1984Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-3b195013820358021601252350100.254.385.355.7404910169.289.101.275.34714.7913.610.921.1869.0028.57
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         93290376312254011405491120.217.329.324.6539419341.250.107.245.30511.7315.841.351.4758.0030.16
1985Cedar Rapids RedsMidwAcin-3b201194067110613320835462101150540.261.375.456.83118536488.297.195.350.36912.7020.701.634.1020.3033.96
1986Waterbury IndiansEastAAcle-3b2162214245110073036284140410.238.332.383.7158217250.259.145.262.32211.2016.401.462.8030.5733.33
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24of2157210001000300000.143.143.143.286107.250.000.000.1290.0042.860.000.000.000.00
1987Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-3b221314889014229222856255117150250.291.379.494.87324153560.342.203.324.3789.8220.892.133.9322.1837.32
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle343b22226491140140091910102.172.280.281.56118575.222.109.250.26012.0025.332.111.3364.0045.45
1988Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of-3b23101365531102431258021851120640.301.349.482.83117639401.318.181.225.3654.4912.722.832.9930.4235.45
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle343b231021340001000311001.190.227.190.4174023.222.000.000.1980.0013.040.000.000.000.00
1989Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-3b243511412288011311151820000.246.344.342.686399131.284.096.228.32011.4513.741.200.76114.0032.14
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha253b246620125558031012183143334.274.341.358.6997211229.306.084.169.3167.8613.541.721.3167.0020.00
1990Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn193b259334859110292177500424780830.316.394.557.95119448406.318.241.362.41510.3411.581.124.1920.4743.64
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn223b2514425123034015600021.286.362.571.93324647.273.285.381.39710.6412.771.206.3814.0050.00
1991FukuokaJap PacIntl-264916320410051620213200000.252.337.344.681565184.286.092.233.31611.4117.391.522.7232.6012.20
1992Richmond BravesILAAAatl-3b2724748153015003910000.203.244.284.52821478.219.081.122.2443.8511.543.001.2874.0026.67
1993New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-3b28827270114007400100.259.400.444.84412235.261.185.444.37720.0011.430.572.8627.0028.57
1994Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-1b-3b295921948771212054002434202212.352.417.6891.10615133247.341.337.447.4629.7213.771.428.1010.9542.86
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn231b294917532581111142011526321110.331.392.594.98610423196.338.263.343.4197.6513.271.735.6115.9139.66
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn231b309729635771111247002347402021.260.320.426.74612624325.272.166.243.3297.0814.462.043.6924.6731.17
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet20dh317721522435062602185020108.200.267.307.5746611236.231.107.181.2607.6321.192.782.5435.8325.58
1997Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-1b327627973102170297602374580249.366.451.7381.18920646326.353.372.498.49611.3513.801.228.909.6245.10
1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan263287010001001100010.143.250.143.393108.167.000.143.12912.5012.501.000.000.000.00
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit301b32308912225031110102421112.247.333.404.737368103.302.157.281.3259.7123.302.402.9129.6736.36
1997Totals for NL-NL         389612235031210112521122.240.327.385.712378111.290.145.271.3139.9122.522.272.7032.0034.78
1998Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-1b339030769103240207711336660776.336.402.6091.01118744353.364.273.381.4239.3518.702.005.6715.3542.72
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn251b331728140003002600101.143.194.143.3374031.174.000.071.1626.4519.353.000.000.000.00
1999Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-1b3497345561092401757013568502113.316.385.533.91818441387.351.217.316.3969.0417.571.944.3920.2937.61
2000Solano SteelheadsWestInd-359365113013003600000.306.359.472.83117439.345.166.250.3637.6915.382.002.5636.0036.36
2001Solano SteelheadsWestInd-3650188325813173200212900007.309.378.500.8789421209.336.191.303.37910.0513.881.383.3526.8636.21
2001Mexico City Red Devils DiMexAAA--366924151711101254015249000014.295.420.490.91011823293.328.195.407.39817.7516.720.944.1020.0832.39
2002Sioux Falls CanariesNorthernInd-37719151001101500000.263.300.316.6166120.357.053.158.2765.0025.005.000.000.0020.00
2002Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernInd-3732117935501130081700002.299.344.368.712436125.343.069.137.3186.4013.602.130.80117.0017.14
2002Totals for Northern-Northern         391361040601141092200002.294.338.360.698497145.345.066.140.3136.2115.172.440.69136.0017.50
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter3951145146288472391502610121617710850.252.319.398.717456881280.277.146.231.0007.8916.882.143.0529.3630.56
Minor League Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter110739076831144222161907392022470745931403454.293.378.504.88219684284511.317.211.331.00010.4216.521.594.2120.5637.41
AAA Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter78328075218741819152558810321508590302654.311.390.545.93515293423217.332.234.347.0009.9815.791.584.7218.4739.13
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter62214245110073036284140410.238.332.383.7158217250.259.145.262.00011.2016.401.462.8030.5733.33
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5013820358021601252350100.254.385.355.7404910169.289.101.275.00014.7913.610.921.1869.0028.57
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16255888134175231076477132191560.240.349.412.76123045660.272.172.314.00011.6720.001.713.4824.2633.58
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5019030506262831194160010.263.349.411.7607814215.308.148.258.0008.8419.072.162.7931.6728.00
Ind Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter983604710922194910335700009.303.361.444.80516032393.340.141.236.0008.4014.501.732.2940.0029.36
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4916320410051620213200000.252.337.344.681565184.286.092.233.00011.4117.391.522.7232.6012.20
San Diego Padres Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter177541731512522696024585724333.279.340.477.81725853599.288.198.277.0007.5114.191.894.3420.8135.10
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7721522435062602185020108.200.267.307.5746611236.231.107.181.0007.6321.192.782.5435.8325.58
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6620125558031012183143334.274.341.358.6997211229.306.084.169.0007.8613.541.721.3167.0020.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3792141640160092521103.174.260.250.510235105.224.076.174.0008.5723.812.780.9592.0031.25
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter308912225031110102421112.247.333.404.737368103.302.157.281.0009.7123.302.402.9129.6736.36
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter87010001001100010.143.250.143.393108.167.000.143.00012.5012.501.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162470601181911662124189734321.252.319.398.71718736525.277.146.231.0007.8916.882.143.0529.3630.56
Average Minor - Per 162 games162572100167322281083369109140658.293.378.504.88228863660.317.211.331.00010.4216.521.594.2120.5637.41

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1999Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-Rel340110.1220200102.25331200002.6216.873.376.75--0.00.000-
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0110.1220200102.25331200002.6216.873.376.75--0.00.000-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0110.1220200102.25331200002.6216.873.376.75--0.00.000-
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings08210.12165016500820220.04122472478216500002.6216.873.376.75--0.00.000-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Little Falls Mets NYPLA-nyn183B50--5053134116103.8882.06------50100.066.7
1984Columbia Mets SALAnyn193B41--24761610116100.8622.44------4395.329.5
1984Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin193B37--25431167968.8611.84------5074.026.6
1985Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin203B114--832043323320287.8972.52------11995.882.0
1986Waterbury Indians EastAAcle213B56--39100155154139.9032.48------6290.340.3
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21OF4---------------580.02.5
1987Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle223B130--882372724352325.9232.50------13199.292.9
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle223B22--1737165554.9822.45------22100.013.6
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle23OF114--220781235227.9661.99------101112.982.0
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle233B88--611562612243217.8932.47------10187.163.3
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle23SS10--1518173433.9713.30------1019.97.2
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle231B2--1732-2220.90910.00------1012.01.4
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle233B10--318--21211.0002.10------10100.06.2
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha243B8--110411511.7331.38------3522.95.6
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha243B65--371231621176160.9092.46------6698.540.4
1990Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn253B77--501181711185168.9082.18------9382.853.5
1990Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn251B8--563-359591.0007.38------938.65.6
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn253B13--521322926.8972.00------1492.98.0
1992Richmond Braves ILAAAatl273B20--726533833.8681.65------2483.313.9
1993New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil283B6--812112120.9523.33------875.04.2
1993New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil281B1--61--771.0007.00------812.50.7
1994Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn291B31--26416232282280.9939.03------5952.521.7
1994Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn293B21--1233264745.9572.14------5935.614.7
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn291B46--38329528417412.9888.96------4993.939.3
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn293B1---------------492.00.9
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn301B81--57148753626619.9897.64------9783.556.3
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet31DH52---------------7767.532.1
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet311B7--221-723231.0003.29------779.14.3
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet313B3---1--111.0000.33------773.91.9
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet31RF2--3---331.0001.50------772.61.2
1997Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan321B31--23215125248247.9967.97------7640.822.0
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit321B26--2018218211209.9918.04------3086.716.0
1998Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn331B46--35228447384380.9908.26------9051.132.4
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn331B7--473-350501.0007.14------1741.24.3
1999Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin341B16--11610-91261261.0007.88------9716.511.3
1999Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin343B3--13-1441.0001.33------973.12.1
1999Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin34P2---1--111.0000.50------972.11.4
MLB Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B167--1224891410913271313.9897.86------1670.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B114--622002029282262.9292.30------1140.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH52---------------520.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF4---------------40.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF2--3---331.0001.50------20.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B353--2285958259905823.9092.33------3530.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B135--104376911611281119.9928.29------1350.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF114--220781235227.9661.99------1140.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS10--1518173433.9713.30------100.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2---1--111.0000.50------20.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B56--39100155154139.9032.48------560.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B37--25431167968.8611.84------370.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B155--1072804933436387.8882.50------1550.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B50--5053134116103.8882.06------500.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Little Falls Mets NYPLA-nyn18-----50-----
1984Columbia Mets SALAnyn19-----41-----
1984Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin19-----37-----
1985Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin20-----114-----
1986Waterbury Indians EastAAcle21-----56-----
1986Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21---------4-
1987Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle22-----130-----
1987Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22-----22-----
1988Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle23--2-1088---114-
1988Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23-----10-----
1989Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcha24-----8-----
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24-----65-----
1990Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn25--8--77-----
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25-----13-----
1992Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27-----20-----
1993New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAmil28--1--6-----
1994Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn29--31--21-----
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29--46--1-----
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn30--81--------
1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet31--7--3--2-52
1997Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan32--31--------
1997Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32--26--------
1998Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn33--46--------
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33--7--------
1999Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin342-16--3-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2003Kane County CougarsMidwAMinoroak38Hitting Coach1207050.583--2Webster GarrisonLost in 1st Round
2004Modesto A'sCalifA+Minoroak39Hitting Coach1409050.643--1Von HayesLeague Champions
* 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
1998-12-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1998-09-11Released by Padres. 
1998-01-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1997-10-15Released by Pirates. 
1997-08-09TradeTraded by Dodgers to Pirates for Hal Garrett. 
1996-11-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1996-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-01-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1995-12-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-12-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1993-04-19Released by Brewers. 
1992-11-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1992-05-14Released by Braves. 
1992-02-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1990-12-02Purchased by Fukuoka Daiei Hawks (Japan Pacific) from Padres. 
1989-12-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1989-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-01-23TradeTraded by Indians to White Sox for Ed Wojna and Joel Davis. 
1984-06-15TradeTraded by Mets with Matt Bullinger and Jay Tibbs to Reds for Bruce Berenyi. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2160,000-61435-386,34760,00060,000
1987Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2262,500-5132916344,90660,000122,500
1988Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll2362,500-60441-392,10762,500185,000
1989Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2462,500-69142-429,80262,500247,500
1990San Diego PadresTeam Payroll25100,000-64937-515,727100,000347,500
1994San Diego PadresTeam Payroll29140,000-6272030957,101109,000487,500
1995San Diego PadresTeam Payroll30230,000-4721548999,520109,000717,500
1996Detroit TigersTeam Payroll31350,000-3881357957,870109,0001,067,500
1997Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll32250,000-50727431,182,177150,0001,317,500
1997Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll32250,000-50710431,182,177150,0001,317,500
1998San Diego PadresTeam Payroll33170,000-81242-1,276,192170,0001,487,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red