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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Willie Mays Aikens
Stat Years
1975-1986  [mlb] 1977-1985
Height/Weight
6-3 / 220
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
1B (691) ... DH (175) ... OF (2)
Draft Position
1B
Born Date/Place
High School
Seneca (Seneca,SC)
Colleges
South Carolina State University (Orangeburg, South Carolina)
Draft
Selected by the California Angels in Round #1 (#2 overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Walter Youse
MLB Debut
1977-05-17 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.215)
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [4] CAL [3] TOR [2] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8076 ... retro id: aikew001 ... mlbam id: 110094
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1975Quad CitiesMidwA----201b---1125443691261711791000000000.284.284.442.72644319635.000.158.0000.000.000.0026.13.8427.8
    1976El PasoTexAA----211b---21335149916324430117000000000.317.317.554.87151428558.000.237.0000.000.000.0017.15.8435.6
    1977Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-221b---3772956299232147341524200500.336.429.569.99835216839.420.233.34814.7711.930.8121.13.9839.4
    1977California AngelsALMLBcal2222dh-1bL-S-E-P34291518400612102300021.198.277.242.519101224.143.044.2659.9022.772.300.00.0022.2
    1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-231b---4133470821531902911055775540800.326.419.551.97055925948.389.225.31513.779.840.7116.25.1931.4
    1979California AngelsALMLBcal22241b-dhL-S-E-P5116379591061802181136179106810.280.376.493.86944718739.369.213.29813.6517.671.3018.04.7036.8
    1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24251bL-S-E-P6151543701512402098106488709323.278.356.433.78962323544.274.155.29510.2714.131.3827.13.2129.1
    1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24261bL-S-E-P7101349459316017530062473051211.266.377.458.83541916033.370.192.26214.8011.220.7620.54.0635.5
    1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24271bL-S-E-P8134466501312911774014570305719.281.345.457.80251921347.270.176.2978.6713.491.5627.43.2835.9
    1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24281bL-S-E-P9125410491242612372004575201916.302.373.539.91245822150.346.237.3239.8316.381.6717.85.0240.3
    1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2429dhL-S-E-P1093234214870112600295620016.205.298.376.6742658818.295.171.22210.9421.131.9321.34.1537.5
    1985Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-301b---1110537365116191166100678110150.311.416.496.91244218536.365.185.36115.1618.331.2123.33.6231.0
    1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor2430dhL-S-E-P111220241015003600101.200.292.400.6922482.350.200.21412.5025.002.0020.04.1750.0
    1986Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-311b---12415220000002300000.133.235.133.3681720.133.000.16711.7617.651.500.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)7742492301675125211041536319444180274287.271.354.455.80928561134237.311.184.28811.1715.551.3922.63.8535.1
    American League Totals (8 yrs)7742492301675125211041536319444180274287.271.354.455.80928561134237.311.184.28811.1715.551.3922.63.8535.1
    Minor League Totals5772110379659102810645296198181501450.312.370.519.88923271095216.302.207.3018.517.780.9119.94.5632.8
    Minor: A Totals125443691261711791000000000.284.284.442.72644319635.158.158.2560.000.000.0026.13.8427.8
    Minor: AA Totals1335149916324430117000000000.317.317.554.87151428558.237.237.2750.000.000.0017.15.8435.6
    Minor: AAA Totals31911532113706135924496198181501450.321.418.533.9511370614123.386.212.33514.4513.210.9119.54.3133.2
    Kansas City Royals Totals (4 yrs)51117682144999527729711216280150203169.282.362.469.8312019829174.309.187.29510.7013.871.3023.03.8134.9
    California Angels Totals (2 yrs)15847064124220218725711021061011.264.358.445.80354820943.326.181.29212.9618.611.4422.43.8334.7
    Toronto Blue Jays Totals (2 yrs)105254235280123100326220117.205.298.378.6762899620.299.173.22111.0721.451.9421.24.1538.5
    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
    1977California AngelsALMLB221B13099.0948310105102.9717.801.038.031.05
    1977California AngelsALMLB22DH1300.0000000.0000.000.008.031.06
    1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAA231B11800.01029832511511371112.9789.400.0086.188.71
    1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAA23OF200.01000111.0000.500.001.51.57
    1979California AngelsALMLB241B550492.246231249495493.9969.001.0034.047.42
    1979California AngelsALMLB24DH5100.0000000.0000.000.0031.544.02
    1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLB251B13801,088.0108165129511581146.9908.301.0585.291.41
    1980Kansas City RoyalsALMLB25DH1300.0000000.0000.000.008.08.63
    1981Kansas City RoyalsALMLB261B990854.184456779907900.9929.101.0596.198.01
    1982Kansas City RoyalsALMLB271B12801,057.210487579511301123.9948.801.0679.095.51
    1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLB281B1120865.08846411101959948.9898.501.1069.189.61
    1983Kansas City RoyalsALMLB28DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.74.82
    1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLB291B2011.01210113131.0006.501.181.22.24
    1984Toronto Blue JaysALMLB29DH8100.0000000.0000.000.0050.087.12
    1985Syracuse ChiefsILAAA301B2300.020016322219216.9869.400.0016.421.93
    1985Toronto Blue JaysALMLB30DH1100.0000000.0000.000.006.891.77
    1986Tidewater TidesILAAA311B300.02430427271.0009.000.002.175.07
    MLB Totals - (1B)54704,46644253004243019.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)17500000000.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (1B)1440012531022814119.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)200100011.0000.000.00---------
    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
    1977MLB--13-------13
    1978Minor--118------2-
    1979MLB--55-------51
    1980MLB--138-------13
    1981MLB--99--------
    1982MLB--128--------
    1983MLB--112-------6
    1984MLB--2-------81
    1985MLB----------11
    1985Minor--23--------
    1986Minor--3--------
    Totals--691------2175