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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Derrick Bates
Stat Years
1985-1992  [mlb] 1989-1990
Height/Weight
5-7 / 155
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
2B (726) ... SS (8) ... OF (2)
Draft Position
2B
Born Date/Place
1963-12-07 in Houston, Texas   [56.213]
High School
Aldine (Houston,TX)
Colleges
University of Texas (Austin, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Milwaukee Brewers in Round #4 (#81 overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1989-08-17 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.254)
Service Time
Organizations
MIL [6] CIN [2] CHN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8564 ... retro id: bateb001 ... mlbam id: 110680
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed70Power33Contact85XBH37RBIs44Runs73Hitting66Durability56Team.499Ratings Explained
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1985Stockton PortsCalifA+mil-212b---159218366581331185352712100.298.396.385.7812578412.307.087.32813.6210.510.7772.71.1718.5
    1986El Paso DiablosTexAAmil-222b---21225111041512648752310726423000.295.385.409.79458820938.280.114.32612.2410.880.8963.91.3625.2
    1987Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil11232b---31305061171602553625113735204810.316.397.403.80059120433.306.087.34212.358.800.71168.70.5120.6
    1988Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-242b---4119472741221612244298514924320.258.331.356.68753216830.250.098.2839.599.210.96236.00.3824.6
    1989Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-252b---5953635099112138135362625210.273.340.322.66240811714.171.049.2908.826.370.72363.00.2514.1
    1989Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil34252bL-S-E-P5714330000200100002.214.214.214.4281430.143.000.2310.007.140.000.00.000.0
    1990Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-262b---69836251106153034158292805320.293.343.351.69439912718.157.058.3157.277.020.970.00.0017.0
    1990Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil34262bL-S-E-P61429631002404701100.103.206.138.3443541.310.035.13011.4320.001.750.00.0033.3
    1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin12262bL-S-E-P685200000210200000.000.000.000.000500.200.000.0000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1991Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-272b---7491652240333151221704200.242.249.352.601173589.115.110.2521.169.838.5055.01.7322.5
    1992Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-282b---89025730628111922271306320.241.310.292.6022937510.156.051.2489.224.440.48257.00.3416.1
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)294811610028141001102.125.189.146.3355471.250.021.1547.4118.522.500.00.0016.7
    American League Totals (2 yrs)2143961002604801102.140.208.163.3714971.256.023.1678.1616.332.000.00.0016.7
    National League Totals (1 yrs)85200000210200000.000.000.000.000500.200.000.0000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals76228544848051123121318152533252767332280.282.354.365.71932411042164.232.083.30410.038.520.85135.90.6520.4
    Minor: A+ Totals59218366581331185352712100.298.396.385.7812578412.307.087.32813.6210.510.7772.71.1718.5
    Minor: AA Totals1225111041512648752310726423000.295.385.409.79458820938.280.114.32612.2410.880.8963.91.3625.2
    Minor: AAA Totals5812125344589782610212111382181854282180.277.342.352.6942396749114.212.075.2979.107.720.85212.50.4219.4
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (2 yrs)2143961002604801102.140.208.163.3714971.256.023.1678.1616.332.000.00.0016.7
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (1 yrs)85200000210200000.000.000.000.000500.200.000.0000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1985Stockton PortsCalifA+212B5800.0115175823298290.9735.000.0040.098.31
    1985Stockton PortsCalifA+21OF100.02000221.0002.000.000.71.75
    1986El Paso DiablosTexAA222B11900.02863622196669648.9695.400.0088.197.51
    1987Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA232B12600.02543931793664647.9745.100.0090.096.91
    1988Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA242B11700.02523691569636621.9765.300.0083.098.31
    1989Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA252B9300.01922851365490477.9735.100.0063.797.91
    1989Milwaukee BrewersALMLB252B700.01416273230.9384.300.004.3100.06
    1990Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA262B8800.0167240753414407.9834.600.0060.389.81
    1990Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA26OF100.03000331.0003.000.000.71.012
    1990Milwaukee BrewersALMLB262B1400.01833265351.9623.600.008.6100.05
    1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLB262B100.00100111.0001.000.000.612.55
    1991Nashville SoundsAmerAAA272B2800.05277416133129.9704.600.0019.657.13
    1991Nashville SoundsAmerAAA27SS800.01220333532.9144.000.005.616.34
    1992Iowa CubsAmerAAA282B7500.0163187452354350.9894.700.0052.483.31
    MLB Totals - (2B)220032504138682.9533.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)52700108015516034826912631.9785.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)8001220333532.9144.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1003000331.0003.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)119002863622196669648.9695.400.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (2B)5800115175823298290.9735.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)1002000221.0002.000.000.00.00
    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
    1985Minor---58-----1-
    1986Minor---119-------
    1987Minor---126-------
    1988Minor---117-------
    1989MLB---7-------
    1989Minor---93-------
    1990MLB---15-------
    1990Minor---88-----1-
    1991Minor---28-8-----
    1992Minor---75-------
    Totals---726-8---2-