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Walt WilliamsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1963-1975 MLB Years: 1964-1975
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PositionsOF-566, DH-46, 2B-6, 3B-2Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWalter Allen Williams
Height5-6Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 19,1943PlaceBrownwood,Texas
Death DateJanuary 23,2016 [72.035]
High SchoolGalileo (San Francisco,CA)
CollegeCity College of San Francisco (San Francisco,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1963 by the Houston Colt 45s.
MLB DebutApril 21,1964 [20.124]
OrganizationsCHA [6] HOU [2] NYA [2] SLN [2] CLE [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19734Retrosheet IDwillw103MLBAM ID124344
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 1967
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power48Contact80XBH44RBIs36Runs66Hitting69Durability35Team.459Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1963ModestoCalifA+-197330246115137655000000000.381.381.530.91116026302.368.149.149.4010.000.000.001.9950.3322.61
1963DurhamCaroA+-1932117252862321000000000.239.239.402.6414711117.219.163.162.2810.000.000.002.5639.0039.29
1963Totals for A+-A+         10541971143199976000000000.341.341.494.83520737419.327.153.153.3680.000.000.002.1546.5625.87
1964WinnipegNorthernInd-208835858114162950000000000.318.318.450.76816127358.301.132.131.3390.000.000.002.5139.7823.68
1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou28of20109100000100201000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.111.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1965TulsaTexAA-21141573106189288964000000000.330.330.454.78426045573.319.124.124.3460.000.000.001.5763.6723.81
1966TulsaPCLAAA-22146585107193544548000000000.330.330.462.79227063585.324.132.132.3470.000.000.000.85117.0032.64
1967Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3of23104275356616331532172022007.240.289.353.6429722296.250.113.178.2925.746.761.181.0191.6733.33
1968HawaiiPCLAAA-24722884092203637000000000.319.319.472.79113629288.305.153.153.3590.000.000.002.0848.0031.52
1968Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3of246313363260180141722114.241.271.308.579417142.267.067.090.2632.8211.974.250.70133.0021.88
1969Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3of251354715914322133262263335215.304.343.374.71717626507.320.070.134.3275.136.511.270.59157.0018.18
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3of26110315437918131533193022205.251.296.343.63910822340.268.092.152.2905.598.821.580.88105.0027.85
1971Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3of271143614310617383555242754316.294.344.424.76815328397.298.130.197.3486.056.801.132.0245.1326.42
1972Chicago White SoxALMLBcha3of287722122557121161132001113.249.289.317.6067010236.265.068.149.2785.518.471.540.85110.5018.18
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle13of291043504310115183894142914228.289.316.406.72214224371.295.117.171.3243.777.822.072.1643.7523.76
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya13of3043535600031011001103.113.127.113.2406056.136.000.038.1141.7917.8610.000.000.000.00
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya13of-dh31821852752515160182333114.281.320.400.7207411200.297.119.157.3284.0011.502.882.5037.0021.15
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter842237328464010611331733419126211182513745.270.310.365.6758671502555.283.095.155.0004.938.261.671.2971.9123.44
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter46418653246171212429225000000000.331.331.468.7998731741865.320.137.137.0000.000.000.001.5564.3128.20
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2188731472857471185000000000.326.326.465.79140692873.318.139.139.0000.000.000.001.2679.3632.28
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter141573106189288964000000000.330.330.454.78426045573.319.124.124.0000.000.000.001.5763.6723.81
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10541971143199976000000000.341.341.494.83520737419.327.153.153.0000.000.000.002.1546.5625.87
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8835858114162950000000000.318.318.450.76816127358.301.132.131.0000.000.000.002.5139.7823.68
Chicago White Sox Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter603177620848186920116231410314714169430.271.314.363.6776451151918.285.092.155.0005.377.661.431.0488.8023.91
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1043504310115183894142914228.289.316.406.72214224371.295.117.171.0003.777.822.072.1643.7523.76
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1252383258515191193334217.244.278.336.6148011256.262.092.130.0003.5212.893.671.9547.6018.97
Houston Colt 45s Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter109100000100201000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.111.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624575512320263374244135319.270.310.365.67516729492.283.095.155.0004.938.261.671.2971.9123.44
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626511132154281079000000000.331.331.468.79930561651.320.137.137.0000.000.000.001.5564.3128.20

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou20OF5--4---441.0000.80------1050.03.1
1967Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23OF73--112622120118.9831.62------10470.245.1
1968Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24OF34--472-149491.0001.44------6354.021.0
1969Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25OF111--1831334199196.9851.77------13582.268.5
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26OF79--1191271138131.9491.66------11071.848.8
1971Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27OF90--1574-21611611.0001.79------11478.955.6
1971Chicago White SoxALMLBcha273B1---1--111.0001.00------1140.90.6
1972Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28OF57-4229361210099.9901.740.23-----7774.037.0
1972Chicago White SoxALMLBcha283B1-1-------------771.30.6
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29OF62-52712374-134130.9702.100.25-----10459.638.3
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29DH26---------------10425.016.0
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya30OF24--2011-2221.9550.88------4355.814.8
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya30DH3---------------437.01.9
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya31OF31--5511-5756.9821.81------8237.819.4
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya31DH17---------------8220.710.6
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya312B6--23--551.0000.83------827.33.8
MLB Totals for OF - 10 season(s)-   OF566-949913521912984965.9811.701.02-----5660.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH46---------------460.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B6--23--551.0000.83------60.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B2-1-1--111.0000.501.00-----20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1964Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou20---------5-
1967Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23---------73-
1968Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24---------34-
1969Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25---------111-
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26---------79-
1971Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27-----1---90-
1972Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28-----1---57-
1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29---------6226
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya30---------243
1975New York YankeesALMLBnya31---6-----3117

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha44Assistant Coach1617190.44132.55Jim Fregosi
1992Gastonia RangersSALAMinortex48Manager1366670.48512.07 
1993Charleston (sc) RainbowsSALAMinortex49Manager1426577.45829.05 
1994Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAMinortex50Manager1375681.40930.56 
* 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
1976-01-27Released by Yankees. 
1974-03-19TradeTraded by Indians with Rick Sawyer to Yankees for Jim Perry. 
1972-10-19TradeTraded by White Sox to Indians for Eddie Leon. 
1966-12-14TradeTraded by Cardinals with Don Dennis to White Sox for Lee White and Johnny Romano. 
1964-05-26Claimed on waivers by Cardinals from Astros. 
1963-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Astros. 
* 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.