Tips Updates
Daily
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Bill ButlandTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1940-1947 MLB Years: 1940-1947
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

PositionsP-32Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilburn Rue Butland
Height6-5Weight185BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateMarch 22,1918PlaceTerre Haute,Indiana
Death DateSeptember 19,1997 [79.181]
High SchoolTerre Haute (Terre Haute,IN)
MLB DebutMay 29,1940 [22.068]
OrganizationsBOS [4] Awards0
TBC Player ID9488Retrosheet IDbutlb103MLBAM ID111810
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Pitching Stats -- Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Transactions
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Bill Butland page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.
About Sponsorships Program


Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts52Walks37Hittable36SO/BB40vsPower36Hitting12Durability18Team.590Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1940Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28ST22125.57330100021.027131301050001.7611.57--4.292.140.50.3333.79
1942Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24S/R24712.512310136261111.0853531833462001.066.870.652.673.721.39.8753.42
1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27S/R281011.02523000016.0232020313100002.2012.671.657.165.510.771.0005.94
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27Rel29004.5010100002.03110010001.5013.50----4.500.00-1.50
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter933.883215177261150.213869651156622001.298.240.663.353.701.11.7501.24
Boston Red Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter933.883215177261150.213869651156622001.298.240.663.353.701.11.750-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1343.8847222510391220.0202101951682913001.298.240.663.353.701.11.7651.24

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1940Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28p2237000000000301000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
1942Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24p2423280100010071202001.036.229.036.2651037.063.000.250.17318.9232.431.710.000.000.00
1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27p2854010002000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.2360.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter31390200030071603001.051.196.051.2472049.087.000.179.00014.2932.652.290.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16220401000016003784016005.051.196.051.247100256.087.000.179.00014.2932.652.290.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1940Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22P3-2117--881.0002.670.38-----3100.01.9
1942Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24P23-1111420--34341.0001.480.31-----23100.015.1
1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P5-16-4--441.0000.800.25-----5100.03.2
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29P1-2-------------1100.00.6
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P32-1501531--46461.0001.440.31-----320.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1940Boston Red SoxALMLBbos223----------
1942Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2423----------
1946Boston Red SoxALMLBbos285----------
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos291----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1947-11-17Selected by White Sox from Red Sox in the minor league draft. 
1939-08-12Purchased by Red Sox from Minneapolis (American Association). 
* 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.