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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Haron Bruton
Stat Years
1953-1964  [mlb] 1953-1964
Height/Weight
6-0 / 169
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
Positions
OF (1561)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1995-12-05 [70.026]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
A.H. Parker (Birmingham,AL)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1953-04-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.155)
Service Time
Organizations
MLN [8] DET [4]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9359 ... retro id: brutb101 ... mlbam id: 111638
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1953Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln3827of---115161382153181414126114410065009.250.306.330.63666820233.176.080.0006.5914.972.27613.00.1521.6
    1954Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln3828of---2142567891612074303413407848003.284.336.365.70161920731.189.081.3246.4612.601.95141.80.6519.2
    1955Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln3829of---314963610617530129472511437242062.275.325.403.72868525651.217.128.2996.2810.511.6770.71.3129.1
    1956Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln3830of---41475257314323158568626631188117.272.304.419.72357822046.200.147.2924.5010.902.4265.61.3832.2
    1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln3831ofL-S-E-P5793064185169530114193511542.278.317.438.75533213430.245.160.2955.7210.541.8461.21.5135.3
    1958Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln3832ofL-S-E-P6100325479111332841273724345.280.336.360.69636111717.172.080.3067.4810.251.37108.30.8318.7
    1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln3833ofL-S-E-P713347872138226641135355417129.289.338.397.73552219034.199.108.3156.7010.341.5479.71.1524.6
    1960Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln3834ofL-S-E-P8151629112180271312542213419721414.286.330.428.75867726952.221.142.3216.0614.332.3752.41.7728.9
    1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet3835ofL-S-E-P9160596991531551763226616635309.257.327.384.71166822937.257.127.2649.139.881.0835.12.5424.2
    1962Detroit TigersALMLBdet3836ofL-S-E-P101475619015627516741475567593011.278.346.430.77663324148.262.152.2918.6910.581.2235.12.5330.8
    1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet3837ofL-S-E-P11145524841342188481475970010136.256.330.372.70259419537.242.116.2829.9311.781.1965.51.3527.6
    1964Detroit TigersALMLBdet3838ofL-S-E-P121062964282115533145325402116.277.347.399.74633111821.260.122.3249.6716.311.6959.21.5125.6
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)16106056937165124110294545207894827932972293273.273.328.393.72166682378437.219.120.3007.2311.891.6564.41.4126.5
    National League Totals (8 yrs)1052407962211261677948327143642755362146212841.276.323.391.71444421595294.202.115.3076.1912.071.9585.01.0826.1
    American League Totals (4 yrs)558197731552574234621864252072578268432.266.336.396.7322226783143.255.130.2859.3011.551.2443.02.0727.2
    Milwaukee Braves Totals (8 yrs)1052407962211261677948327143642755362146212841.276.323.391.71444421595294.202.115.3076.1912.071.9585.01.0826.1
    Detroit Tigers Totals (4 yrs)558197731552574234621864252072578268432.266.336.396.7322226783143.255.130.2859.3011.551.2443.02.0727.2
    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
    1953Milwaukee BravesNLMLB27OF15000.03971595421412.9792.700.0097.499.31
    1954Milwaukee BravesNLMLB28OF14101,193.13501473371364.9812.600.3191.699.31
    1955Milwaukee BravesNLMLB29OF14901,309.041217146443429.9682.900.3396.8100.01
    1956Milwaukee BravesNLMLB30OF14501,246.139110131414401.9692.800.3294.298.62
    1957Milwaukee BravesNLMLB31OF790689.2206542215211.9812.700.3151.3100.03
    1958Milwaukee BravesNLMLB32OF960748.2203650214209.9772.200.2862.396.02
    1959Milwaukee BravesNLMLB33OF13301,045.1309632318315.9912.400.3085.3100.02
    1960Milwaukee BravesNLMLB34OF14901,317.13511053366361.9862.400.2796.898.72
    1961Detroit TigersALMLB35OF15501,291.1410452419414.9882.700.3295.796.92
    1962Detroit TigersALMLB36OF14501,231.2394572406399.9832.800.3290.198.62
    1963Detroit TigersALMLB37OF13801,159.1339633348345.9912.500.3085.295.23
    1964Detroit TigersALMLB38OF810592.1143723152150.9871.900.2550.076.45
    MLB Totals - (OF)1561003905105773240874010.9812.600.000.00.00
    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
    1953MLB---------150-
    1954MLB---------141-
    1955MLB---------149-
    1956MLB---------145-
    1957MLB---------79-
    1958MLB---------96-
    1959MLB---------133-
    1960MLB---------149-
    1961MLB---------155-
    1962MLB---------145-
    1963MLB---------138-
    1964MLB---------81-
    Totals---------1561-