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Bill SelbyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2005 MLB Years: 1996-2003
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Drafted
Played in Japan

Positions3B-548, 2B-274, OF-164, 1B-103, LF-24, RF-11, DH-5Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Frank Selby
Height5-9Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJune 11,1970 [48.126]PlaceMonroeville,Alabama
High SchoolHorn Lake (Horn Lake,MS)
CollegeUniversity of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg,MS), Northwest Mississippi Community College (Senatobia,MS)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 13th round (366th overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 19,1996 [25.312]
OrganizationsBOS [5] CLE [5] CHN [1] CIN [1] SLN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID7610Retrosheet IDselbb001MLBAM ID121985
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed30Power71Contact73XBH75RBIs67Runs56Hitting59Durability61Team.508Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1991Southern MissCollegeJr3b-2b21662584688312453104352800000.341.420.523.94313537293.372.182.341.42011.959.560.801.3764.5042.05
1992Southern MissCollegeSr3b-2b22592226086242236523421700000.387.485.8241.30918349264.346.437.622.56215.916.440.408.719.6556.98
1992Elmira PioneersNYPLA-bos-3b22732753872161104144315322260.262.339.436.77512027312.290.174.287.3449.9416.991.713.2127.5037.50
1993Lynchburg Red SoxCaroA+bos-3b23113394579922173812246632720.251.294.365.65914430430.280.114.173.2925.5815.352.751.6356.2930.30
1994Lynchburg Red SoxCaroA+bos-3b249735258109202196931286252207.310.367.540.90719041389.330.230.315.3907.2015.942.214.8818.5337.61
1994New Britain Red SoxEastAAbos-3b243510715285011801151600602.262.336.336.672366128.281.074.206.30311.7212.501.070.78107.0021.43
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13245973137252208732437852809.298.359.492.85122647517.317.194.290.3688.3215.091.813.8722.9534.31
1995Trenton ThunderEastAAbos-3b25117451641292921368464652328314.286.350.446.79620144510.294.160.257.3489.0210.201.132.5534.6934.11
1996Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-2b26712603966145114703223920405.254.313.473.78612330288.257.219.292.3367.6413.541.773.8223.6445.45
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos293b-2b264095122640361191101013.274.337.411.748397105.284.137.232.3288.5710.481.222.8631.6726.92
1997YokohamaJap CenIntl-279017119394151730213710000.228.316.351.6676010193.264.123.263.30310.8819.171.762.5934.2025.64
1998Akron AerosEastAAcle-of2820771530713100031110110.390.415.6231.038481182.422.233.273.4403.6613.413.673.6625.6736.67
1998Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-3b-of28973344585230145230385000376.254.328.449.77715037375.260.195.317.33210.1313.331.323.7323.8643.53
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11741160115301176230416110486.280.344.482.82619848457.291.202.309.3528.9713.351.493.7224.1841.74
1999Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-3b-of29122447751323252085435763208311.295.372.523.89523457514.301.228.358.38211.0912.261.113.8922.3543.18
2000Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-3b-of3010038469106216218611486133709.276.355.526.88120248445.275.250.375.37410.7913.711.274.7218.2945.28
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle60rf-2b3030468111004001910001.239.271.261.53212148.297.022.043.2442.0818.759.000.000.009.09
2001Louisville RiverBatsILAAAcin292b-1b31883304785191145610254721436.258.310.448.75814834362.260.190.270.3226.9112.981.883.8723.5740.00
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin542b313692721712120051311111.228.273.391.6643610100.244.163.217.2815.0013.002.602.0046.0047.62
2002Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle33of-2b3251184285514252241203300220.299.364.478.8428821206.338.179.304.3629.7116.021.652.4336.8038.18
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle363b326515915347262101152700224.214.278.396.6746315176.219.182.270.2888.5215.341.803.4126.5044.12
2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln20of-2b3376279337312694151243201115.262.319.444.76312427305.268.182.283.3297.8710.491.332.9531.0036.99
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle363b3327393410050031101100.103.163.128.2915144.138.025.103.1406.8225.003.670.000.0025.00
2004Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn291b34119407601123151777243059211036.275.321.501.82220453450.279.226.295.3436.6713.111.973.7823.9447.32
2005Campeche PiratasMexAAA--3510138792123272259331574300006.318.405.592.99722954444.307.274.426.42512.849.680.755.6315.4843.90
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter1984314596203114812337123449.223.279.360.63915534473.241.137.211.0006.9815.012.152.3339.1835.42
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1280466873513042923918980335284686872514653177.279.344.480.82422415205240.289.201.302.0008.9313.111.473.6124.7039.88
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter8253012488837193321365592314321427116391954.278.346.499.84515023613389.282.221.330.0009.4712.601.334.0122.1543.13
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1726359418741317964764794215416.294.355.449.80428561720.307.155.250.0008.8910.971.232.3637.3532.62
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21074611520842326107435212884927.279.329.448.77733471819.303.169.240.0006.3515.632.463.1728.6934.13
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter732753872161104144315322260.262.339.436.77512027312.290.174.287.0009.9416.991.713.2127.5037.50
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9017119394151730213710000.228.316.351.6676010193.264.123.263.00010.8819.171.762.5934.2025.64
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12548010617455427118127774500000.363.451.6631.11431886557.360.300.471.00013.828.080.584.8517.7849.43
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12224426499263001194711325.201.258.328.5868017268.222.127.201.0007.0917.542.472.2440.6734.69
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4095122640361191101013.274.337.411.748397105.284.137.232.0008.5710.481.222.8631.6726.92
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3692721712120051311111.228.273.391.6643610100.244.163.217.0005.0013.002.602.0046.0047.62
Average MLB - Per 162 games162353377916293912275822337.223.279.360.63912728387.241.137.211.0006.9815.012.152.3339.1835.42
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625919316537524102445987328410.279.344.480.82428466663.289.201.302.0008.9313.111.473.6124.7039.88

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Elmira Pioneers NYPLA-bos223B51--3997138149136.9132.67------7369.968.0
1992Elmira Pioneers NYPLA-bos222B14--3641398077.9635.50------7319.218.7
1993Lynchburg Red Sox CaroA+bos233B73--5798813163155.9512.12------11364.652.5
1993Lynchburg Red Sox CaroA+bos231B2--91-110101.0005.00------1131.81.4
1994Lynchburg Red Sox CaroA+bos243B84--781802113279258.9253.07------9786.660.4
1994Lynchburg Red Sox CaroA+bos242B3--5421119.8183.00------973.12.2
1994Lynchburg Red Sox CaroA+bos241B1--131--14141.00014.00------971.00.7
1994New Britain Red Sox EastAAbos243B32--2357638680.9302.50------3591.422.9
1995Trenton Thunder EastAAbos253B74--491362411209185.8852.50------11763.252.1
1995Trenton Thunder EastAAbos252B35--7070514145140.9664.00------11729.924.6
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos262B50--821131231207195.9423.90------7170.435.2
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos263B14--1027434137.9022.64------7119.79.9
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26OF2--3---331.0001.50------712.81.4
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos263B14--6153-2421.8751.50------4035.08.6
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos262B14--2228155150.9803.57------4035.08.6
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26LF6--2---221.0000.33------4015.03.7
1998Akron Aeros EastAAcle28OF15--25---25251.0001.67------2075.010.6
1998Akron Aeros EastAAcle283B3--4511109.9003.00------2015.02.1
1998Akron Aeros EastAAcle282B1--35-1881.0008.00------205.00.7
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle283B26--1762348279.9633.04------9726.818.2
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle28OF16--183--21211.0001.31------9716.511.2
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle282B5--109152019.9503.80------975.23.5
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle293B24--1451527065.9292.71------12219.716.7
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle29OF17--26---26261.0001.53------12213.911.8
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle292B13--2529-554541.0004.15------12210.79.0
2000Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle303B52--31119119161150.9322.88------10052.035.9
2000Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle30OF28--4631-5049.9801.75------10028.019.3
2000Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle302B21--3150388481.9643.86------10021.014.5
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle302B6-1132--551.0000.830.45-----3020.03.7
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30RF6-326---661.0001.000.19-----3020.03.7
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30LF4-2910---10101.0002.500.34-----3013.32.5
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle303B4-10-1-1111.0000.250.10-----3013.32.5
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30DH3---------------3010.01.9
2001Louisville RiverBats ILAAAcin312B36--60113424177173.9774.81------8840.925.0
2001Louisville RiverBats ILAAAcin311B24--17111317185182.9847.58------8827.316.7
2001Louisville RiverBats ILAAAcin313B18--8203-3128.9031.56------8820.512.5
2001Louisville RiverBats ILAAAcin31OF8--11---11111.0001.38------889.15.6
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin312B21-1563449-1383831.0003.950.53-----3658.313.0
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin313B8-5178221715.8821.880.29-----3622.24.9
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin311B2-25---551.0002.502.50-----365.61.2
2002Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle32OF18--371--38381.0002.11------5135.312.5
2002Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle322B17--25442107169.9724.06------5133.311.8
2002Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle323B10--515332320.8702.00------5119.66.9
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle323B33-2452050537570.9332.120.29-----6550.820.4
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32LF13-6011---11111.0000.850.18-----6520.08.0
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle322B6-29510-315151.0002.500.52-----659.23.7
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32RF5-184---441.0000.800.22-----657.73.1
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln33OF34--6951-7574.9872.18------7644.723.8
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln332B20--41562159997.9804.85------7626.314.0
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln333B13--626133332.9702.46------7617.19.1
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle333B10653619222725.9262.500.47-----2737.06.2
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33DH2---------------277.41.2
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33LF1-21---111.0001.000.50-----273.70.6
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle332B1-1-1--111.0001.001.00-----273.70.6
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle331B1---------------273.70.6
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn341B73--54739784593586.9888.03------11961.351.0
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn34OF26--3522-3937.9491.42------11921.818.2
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn342B11--1627264543.9563.91------1199.27.7
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn343B5--411-65.8331.00------1194.23.5
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B6963593993128144132.9171.910.37-----690.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B48-1976490121155154.9943.210.78-----480.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 4 season(s)-   LF24-9124---24241.0001.000.26-----240.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF11-5010---10101.0000.910.20-----110.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH5---------------50.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B3-25---551.0001.672.50-----30.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 8 season(s)-   2B173--29044126104757731.9664.23------1730.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B162--953213124447416.9312.57------1620.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF149--245144-263259.9851.74------1490.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B97--7185010101778768.9877.92------970.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B109--761983115305274.8982.51------1090.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B36--7375515153148.9674.11------360.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF15--25---25251.0001.67------150.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B157--1352782926442413.9342.63------1570.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B3--222-124241.0008.00------30.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3--5421119.8183.00------30.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B51--3997138149136.9132.67------510.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B14--3641398077.9635.50------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Elmira Pioneers NYPLA-bos22---14-51-----
1993Lynchburg Red Sox CaroA+bos23--2--73-----
1994Lynchburg Red Sox CaroA+bos24--13-84-----
1994New Britain Red Sox EastAAbos24-----32-----
1995Trenton Thunder EastAAbos25---35-74-----
1996Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26---50-14---2-
1996Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26---14-146----
1998Akron Aeros EastAAcle28---1-3---15-
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle28---5-26---16-
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle29---13-24---17-
2000Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle30---21-52---28-
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30---6-44-6-3
2001Louisville RiverBats ILAAAcin31--2436-18---8-
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31--221-8-----
2002Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle32---17-10---18-
2002Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32---6-3313-5--
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln33---20-13---34-
2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle33--11-101---2
2004Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn34--7311-5---26-

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994Carolina League All-Star Team (3B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-12-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
2003-09-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-06-04TradeTraded by Indians to Cardinals for C Clint Chauncey June 4 2003 
2001-12-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
2001-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-12-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
2000-10-20Released by Indians. 
1999-12-24Contractre-signed by Indians 
1999-12-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-02-15Contractre-signed by Indians 
1999-02-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1998-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-02-01ContractSigned by Indians 
1996-10-22Contract purchased by Yokohama (Japan) from Red Sox 
1992-06-02Contractsigned 
* 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
1996Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll26109,000-78640-957,870109,000109,000
2000Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll30175,000-79551-1,394,248200,000284,000
2001Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll31200,000-77150-1,897,758200,000484,000
2002Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll32200,000-75756-2,011,045200,000684,000
2003Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll33325,000-57916262,163,527300,0001,009,000
* 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