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Bill MuellerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2006 MLB Years: 1996-2006
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World Series Champion

Positions3B-1475, 2B-122, SS-21, DH-3Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Richard Mueller
Height5-10Weight180BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 17,1971 [47.098]PlaceMaryland Heights,Missouri
High SchoolDeSmet Jesuit (St. Louis,MO)
CollegeMissouri State University (Springfield,MO)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 15th round (414th overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 18,1996 [25.032]
OrganizationsSFN [9] BOS [3] CHN [2] LAN [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-45
TBC Player ID673Retrosheet IDmuelb001MLBAM ID119482
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed40Power46Contact88XBH42RBIs50Runs43Hitting82Durability58Team.529Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Missouri StateCollegeSo3b2060208698654117126522000000.413.531.4901.02110210260.455.077.356.46520.007.690.380.38208.0011.63
1992Missouri StateCollegeJr3b21542226174125333234392900000.333.433.473.90610520261.374.140.401.41114.9411.110.741.1574.0027.03
1993Missouri StateCollegeSr3b225521363791831138199361300000.371.462.6381.10013632249.360.267.484.47714.465.220.364.4219.3640.51
1993Everett GiantsNwstA-sfn-2b2258200316082124136421736210.300.425.375.8007511253.321.075.320.37116.606.720.400.40200.0018.33
1994San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn-3b231204317913020957248103473161115.302.435.425.86018334544.325.123.353.38318.938.640.460.9286.2026.15
1995Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-3b24883305610216213965533641529.309.406.379.78512519393.339.070.233.35913.499.160.680.25330.0018.63
1995Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-3b2441172235113621900193106107.297.365.477.8428221198.350.180.291.3689.6015.661.631.0186.0041.18
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12950279153298358657267476216.305.392.412.80420740591.342.107.253.36212.1811.340.930.51167.3326.14
1996Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-3b2510644073133146436254440103411.302.365.389.75417124488.323.087.180.3369.028.200.910.82110.0018.05
1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn323b2555200316615101900242611201.330.401.415.8168316228.375.085.205.36710.5311.401.080.000.0024.24
1997San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn323b2612839051114263744434871366110.292.369.428.79716736453.336.136.262.35310.6015.671.481.5555.7131.58
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn323b2714553493157270959337983135112.294.383.395.77821136622.331.101.249.35112.7013.341.051.4559.3322.93
1999Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-3b28312350106000000100.417.385.583.9687113.385.166.167.3980.000.000.000.000.0020.00
1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn323b2811641461120240236426552382111.290.388.362.75015026492.326.072.234.34613.2110.570.800.41207.0021.67
2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn323b29153560971502941055425262676016.268.333.388.72121743631.283.120.216.3218.249.831.191.5856.0028.67
2001Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-3b308263113004001200000.423.444.538.98214327.458.115.154.4273.707.412.000.000.0027.27
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn333b3070210386212162311371934334.295.403.448.8519419257.298.153.329.37114.407.390.512.3335.0030.65
2002Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-3b31616261015013100000.375.474.6251.09910219.357.250.375.47115.795.260.335.2616.0033.33
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn333b31103353519419473700514104528.266.355.402.75714230413.281.136.280.33412.359.930.801.6950.4331.91
2002San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn323b31813020001001100001.154.214.154.3682014.167.000.077.1787.147.141.000.000.000.00
2002Totals for NL-NL         111366519619473800524204529.262.350.393.74314430427.276.131.273.32912.189.840.811.6452.2931.25
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos113b32146524851714551985145977746211.326.398.540.93828369600.350.214.321.4019.8312.831.313.1727.5840.35
2004Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos103b33413142002002000000.308.400.462.8626215.308.154.308.37913.330.000.000.000.0050.00
2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos113b3311039975113271125722515640618.283.365.446.81117840460.300.163.291.35311.0912.171.102.6133.2535.40
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos113b34150519691533431062005974606322.295.369.430.79922347590.324.135.249.35010.0012.541.251.6951.9030.72
2006Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan143b35321071227703151117910131.252.357.402.7594310126.250.150.308.32813.497.140.532.3835.6737.04
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1216422366312292652285493201854357135374817105.291.373.425.79817933724886.316.134.263.00011.1111.691.051.7449.6830.27
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter434164027150277261420725252671741114181842.306.403.410.8136731171950.332.104.267.00013.698.920.650.72117.1423.31
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1686791052103313772266974165418.309.371.427.79829053760.337.118.214.0009.089.741.070.9297.0025.24
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter883305610216213965533641529.309.406.379.78512519393.339.070.233.00013.499.160.680.25330.0018.63
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1204317913020957248103473161115.302.435.425.86018334544.325.123.353.00018.938.640.460.9286.2026.15
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter58200316082124136421736210.300.425.375.8007511253.321.075.320.00016.606.720.400.40200.0018.33
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1696431932393512158854191276200000.372.475.5331.00834362770.396.161.414.00016.498.050.491.9542.8725.94
San Francisco Giants Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter60521113336091218282141510269295142521351.288.369.393.7628301572440.321.105.234.00011.0212.091.101.1575.3925.78
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter40614422294371069412043616920717418641.303.378.474.8526841561650.327.171.286.00010.2412.551.222.4835.1735.70
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter173563891563151360118860388512.277.373.419.79223649670.287.142.298.00013.138.960.681.9443.3131.41
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter321071227703151117910131.252.357.402.7594310126.250.150.308.00013.497.140.532.3835.6737.04
Average MLB - Per 162 games162563881643531166327276556214.291.373.425.79823950651.316.134.263.00011.1111.691.051.7449.6830.27
Average Minor - Per 162 games16261210118729105779910065457716.306.403.410.81325144728.332.104.267.00013.698.920.650.72117.1423.31

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1993Everett Giants NwstA-sfn222B50--86143825237229.9664.58------5886.265.8
1993Everett Giants NwstA-sfn22SS4--1110232321.9135.25------586.95.3
1994San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn233B119--772682726372345.9272.90------12099.287.5
1994San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn232B4--66211412.8573.00------1203.32.9
1995Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn243B85--47168513220215.9772.53------8896.663.0
1995Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn242B2--51--661.0003.00------882.31.5
1995Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn243B40--238278112105.9382.63------4197.627.8
1995Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn242B1--33-1661.0006.00------412.40.7
1996Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn253B85--50180625236230.9752.71------10680.259.0
1996Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn25SS16--17405106257.9193.56------10615.111.1
1996Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn252B12--2530-755551.0004.58------10611.38.3
1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn253B45--3479410117113.9662.51------5581.827.8
1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn252B8--1720283937.9494.63------5514.54.9
1997San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn263B122--852181418317303.9562.48------12895.375.3
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn273B137--832731832374356.9522.60------14594.584.0
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn272B10--1614143130.9683.00------1456.96.1
1999Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn283B3--2103-1512.8004.00------3100.02.1
1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn283B108--811951217288276.9582.56------11693.166.7
1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn282B3--2---221.0000.67------1162.61.9
2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn293B145-115598244924351342.9742.360.30-----15394.889.5
2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn292B2-51---111.0000.500.20-----1531.31.2
2001Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn303B6--16-1771.0001.17------875.04.2
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn303B64-495339686137129.9422.020.26-----7091.439.5
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn302B1-1-1--111.0001.001.00-----701.40.6
2002Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn313B5---101-1110.9092.00------683.33.5
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn313B101-81660156619222216.9732.140.26-----10398.162.3
2002San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn313B3-1823--551.0001.670.28-----837.51.9
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos323B1351241118772361622329313.9512.320.28-----14692.583.3
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos322B1010832217-739391.0003.900.47-----1466.86.2
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32DH3---------------1462.11.9
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32SS1-11---111.0001.001.00-----1460.70.6
2004Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos333B4--241-76.8571.50------4100.02.8
2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos333B9694827711621415247233.9432.430.28-----11087.359.3
2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos332B14141202234365956.9494.000.47-----11012.78.6
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos343B1421401209872651020362352.9722.480.29-----15094.787.7
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos342B55431013112423.9584.600.53-----1503.33.1
2006Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan353B30302561561878476.9052.530.30-----3293.818.5
MLB Totals for 3B - 11 season(s)-   3B11283885894726198811919028332714.9582.410.46-----11280.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 8 season(s)-   2B53292529099726196189.9643.570.75-----530.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1-11---111.0001.001.00-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B143--782921834388370.9542.59------1430.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS16--17405106257.9193.56------160.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B13--2833-861611.0004.69------130.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B85--47168513220215.9772.53------850.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--51--661.0003.00------20.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B119--772682726372345.9272.90------1190.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B4--66211412.8573.00------40.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B50--86143825237229.9664.58------500.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS4--1110232321.9135.25------40.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1993Everett Giants NwstA-sfn22---504------
1994San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn23---4-119-----
1995Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn24---2-85-----
1995Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn24---1-40-----
1996Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn25---121685-----
1996San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25---8-45-----
1997San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26-----122-----
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27---10-137-----
1999Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn28-----3-----
1999San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28---3-108-----
2000San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29---2-145-----
2001Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn30-----6-----
2001Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30---1-64-----
2002Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn31-----5-----
2002Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31-----101-----
2002San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31-----3-----
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32---101135----3
2004Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos33-----4-----
2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33---14-96-----
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos34---5-142-----
2006Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35-----30-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997San Francisco GiantsDiv SeriesMLB26312130011000000000.250.250.500.7506112.182.250.2500.000.000.008.3312.0033.33
2000San Francisco GiantsDiv SeriesMLB29420252000000400000.250.250.350.6007220.313.100.1000.0020.000.000.000.0040.00
2003Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB32519021000003400011.105.227.158.3853122.133.053.21113.6418.181.330.000.0050.00
2003Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB32727162000002700011.222.276.296.5728229.300.074.1486.9024.143.500.000.0033.33
2004Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB33312340000001100000.333.385.333.7184013.364.000.0837.697.691.000.000.000.00
2004Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB33730481001002102000.267.313.300.6139134.276.033.1005.882.940.500.000.0012.50
2004Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB33414362002004000001.429.556.5711.1278218.429.142.42922.220.000.000.000.0033.33
2005Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB34311000000001200000.000.083.000.0830012.000.000.0918.3316.672.000.000.000.00
2006Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB35205091720312004520001.340.411.560.97128556.333.220.3007.148.931.255.3616.6729.41
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs205091720312004520001.340.411.560.97128556.333.220.3007.148.931.255.3616.6729.41
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 5 yrs187461430110051100011.189.241.270.51120479.210.081.1496.3313.922.201.2774.0028.57
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs14575143001004802011.246.295.298.59317363.286.052.1236.3512.702.000.000.0021.43
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs414362002004000001.429.556.5711.1278218.429.142.42922.220.000.000.000.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2007Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan36Special assistant to GM1628280.5068.04Grady Little
2007Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan36Hitting Coach1628280.5068.04Grady Little
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan37Special assistant to GM1628478.519--1Joe TorreLost in NLCS (Philadelphia)
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan38Special assistant to GM1629567.586--3Joe TorreLost in NLCS (Philadelphia)
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan39Special assistant to GM1628082.49412.02Joe Torre
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan39Special Assistant, Baseball Operations and Player Development1628082.49412.02Joe Torre
2011Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan40Special assistant to GM1618279.50911.53Don Mattingly
2012Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan41Special assistant to GM1628676.5318.02Don Mattingly
2013Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBMLBlan42Scout1629270.568--1Don MattinglyLost in NLCS (Cardinals)
2014Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn43Hitting Coach1627389.45117.05Rick Renteria
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln44Assistant Hitting Coach16210062.617--1Mike MathenyLost in 1st Round (Cubs)
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln45Assistant Hitting Coach1628676.53117.52Mike Matheny
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln46Assistant Hitting Coach1628379.5129.03Mike Matheny
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln47Assistant Hitting Coach733835.5215.53Mike Matheny
* 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

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2003AL Silver Slugger Award (3B) ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (3B)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-06-14Named interim hitting coach by Dodgers 
2006-11-17Retired 
2006-11-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-06-20InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2006-05-12InjuredDisabled -- right knee inflammation 
2005-12-14ContractSigned by Dodgers (2-years) 
2004-07-02InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-05-25InjuredDisabled -- - 
2003-01-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
2002-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-09-04TradeTraded by Cubs with Cash to Giants for Jeff Verplancke. 
2002-09-03TradeTraded by Cubs with cash to Giants for RHP Jeff Verplancke 
2002-05-06InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-08-13InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-05-14InjuredDisabled -- open fracture of his left patella 
2000-11-19TradeTraded by Giants to Cubs for RHP Tim Worrell 
2000-11-18TradeTraded by Giants to Cubs for Tim Worrell. 
1993-06-04Contractsigned 
* 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
1996San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll25109,000-78632-957,870109,000109,000
1997San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll26160,000-69431231,182,177150,000269,000
1998San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll27300,000-50125441,276,192170,000569,000
1999San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll28525,000-44521511,454,491200,0001,094,000
2000San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll291,325,000-32411651,394,248200,0002,419,000
2001Chicago CubsTeam Payroll302,750,000-2311175++1,897,758200,0005,169,000
2002Chicago CubsTeam Payroll313,450,000-211977++2,011,045200,0008,619,000
2002San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll313,450,000-2111077++2,011,045200,0008,619,000
2003Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll322,100,000-27516662,163,527300,00010,719,000
2004Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll332,100,000-2632171++2,070,100300,00012,819,000
2005Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll342,500,000-2642071++2,189,055300,00015,319,000
2006Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll354,569,443-1561181++2,365,072327,00019,888,443
* 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