Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Willie Lee McCovey
Stat Years
1955-1980  [mlb] 1959-1980
Height/Weight
6-4 / 210
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
1B (2045) ... OF (275) ... DH (9)
Draft Position
1B
Born Date/Place
Death
2018-10-31 [80.294]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Central (Mobile,AL)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the New York Giants in 1955
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Burney Martin
MLB Debut
1959-07-30 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.201)
Service Time
Organizations
SFN [19] SDN [3] OAK [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15034 ... retro id: mccow101 ... mlbam id: 118605
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Batting Splits for 1959

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Season Total and by Team
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Season Total502101833063379512352022354011711826.344.424.6451.069.432.301.37210.4816.671.595.7141.27
SFN502101833063379512352022354011711826.344.424.6451.069.432.301.37210.4816.671.595.7141.27
by Pitcher Type
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
vs LHP205448815920490051210002296.313.389.604.993.396.292.3449.2622.222.407.4140.00
vs RHP4115613522482875826201723301158920.356.436.6591.095.444.304.38110.9014.741.355.1341.67
vs Starter4816114023483074726201728301148418.343.422.6001.022.393.257.38710.5617.391.654.3537.50
vs Reliever25494371572159005710003348.349.429.7911.219.558.442.32310.2014.291.4010.2053.33
Game Information
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Home Games2812110420331843819001421201046715.317.405.6441.049.462.327.32911.5717.361.506.6145.45
Road Games2289791030195241620814200135111.380.449.6461.095.392.266.4268.9915.731.754.4936.67
Day Games34143126234626821024101323301058820.365.434.6981.132.444.333.3839.0916.081.776.9943.48
Night Games16675771711132111091210012306.298.403.526.929.404.228.34913.4317.911.332.9935.29
Grass Surface502101833063379512352022354011711826.344.424.6451.069.432.301.37210.4816.671.595.7141.27
in Wins261129723361953926201114301037417.371.446.7631.209.526.392.3609.8212.501.278.0447.22
in Losses24988672718423900112110014449.314.398.512.910.326.198.38711.2221.431.913.0633.33
by Time Period
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
7-July288253020300010000092.625.6251.1251.750.500.500.7140.0012.500.000.0040.00
8-August251069314332132719201017300116112.355.434.6561.090.430.301.3779.4316.041.706.6036.36
9-Sept/Oct23968214251361513001217101064812.305.396.585.981.427.280.32812.5017.711.425.2148.00
Second Half502101833063379512352022354011711826.344.424.6451.069.432.301.37210.4816.671.595.7141.27
Batting Slot
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Lineup Slot #2125244811520490071100103256.250.346.568.914.477.318.23313.4621.151.577.6954.55
Lineup Slot #33213812018432835721201422400137715.358.442.6421.084.417.283.39610.1415.941.575.0734.88
Lineup Slot #4417174724014000200001145.412.412.8241.235.412.412.4290.0011.760.005.8871.43
Lineup Slot #61210110000001000000101.0001.0001.0002.0001.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.00
Lineup Slot #81110110001000000000101.0001.0001.0002.000.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Positions
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
03 First Base492081813061359512342022354011711626.337.418.6411.059.436.304.36310.5816.831.595.7742.62
11 Pinch Hitter2220220001000000000201.0001.0001.0002.000.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.000.00
by Ball-Strike Count
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
0-0 Count451871662757338511322017283011510824.343.412.6511.062.422.307.3599.0914.971.655.8842.11
0-2 Count111000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.00
1-0 Count1211101001000010000211.0001.0002.0003.0001.0001.0001.0000.000.000.000.00100.00
1-1 Count111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
1-2 Count244000000000030000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.00
2-1 Count1110110001000000000101.0001.0001.0002.000.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.000.00
2-2 Count566121001100020000251.333.333.8331.167.500.500.3330.0033.330.0016.6750.00
3-1 Count110000000000100000000.0001.000.000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.00
3-2 Count473122000000410000020.667.857.6671.5241.333.0001.00057.1414.290.250.000.00
by Hit Type
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Ball in Air283837231101200000010072.081.079.189.268.108.108.0540.000.000.002.6366.67
Ball on Ground335252111000210000000710.019.019.019.038.019.000.0190.000.000.000.000.00
by Inning
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Inning 147474181594115006800002246.366.447.5851.032.366.220.43812.7717.021.332.1340.00
Inning 2444022000100000000020.500.500.5001.000.000.000.5000.000.000.000.000.00
Inning 3323128254100100251001061.179.258.214.472.107.036.2176.4516.132.500.0020.00
Inning 41717153410214002300001113.267.353.7331.086.600.467.27311.7617.651.505.8875.00
Inning 52323186931059104300100256.500.5651.3891.9541.167.889.36417.3913.040.7521.7466.67
Inning 62424214530022102410003112.238.333.524.857.429.286.2008.3316.672.008.3340.00
Inning 725252341382128000420000235.565.6001.0001.600.435.435.6470.0016.000.008.0038.46
Inning 82626233861014003600001122.348.423.522.945.304.174.43811.5423.082.003.8525.00
Inning 912129021010100320000041.222.417.444.861.556.222.28625.0016.670.670.0050.00
Xtra Innings111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
by Outs
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
0 Out3965541019123227209820004327.352.462.5931.054.444.241.38613.8512.310.893.0836.84
1 Out437567101993071300614101034310.284.347.642.988.448.358.2558.0018.672.339.3352.63
2 Out397062102516333150071310010439.403.471.6941.165.403.290.47810.0018.571.864.2936.00
by Situation
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Runners ---471211081636195399001127200007417.333.405.6851.090.454.352.3759.0922.312.457.4447.22
Runners --3444220110200000000052.500.5001.2501.750.750.750.5000.000.000.000.00100.00
Runners -2-1314134741029001200000143.538.5711.0771.648.615.538.5567.1414.292.0014.2942.86
Runners -23664011000200200001010.250.500.250.750.500.000.25033.330.000.000.000.00
Runners 1--29393461081013005100005142.294.385.412.796.265.118.28112.822.560.202.5620.00
Runners 1-31298021100500030010231.250.222.375.597.125.125.3330.0033.330.000.0050.00
Runners 12-161611254010520312000071.455.625.6361.261.636.182.50018.756.250.330.0020.00
Runners 123111000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.00
Runners On418975142718423262011820117449.360.449.5871.036.400.227.36912.368.990.733.3733.33
Scoring Position3150418171032223206720112307.415.500.7321.232.512.317.45512.0014.001.174.0041.18
Leadoff27373261162122004610000215.344.432.6561.089.438.313.37510.8116.221.505.4145.45
Last Batter222000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.00
Winning3378691327152461620714200125512.391.462.7971.259.536.406.4298.9717.952.007.6944.44
Losing2864546161130270081110103255.296.391.463.854.315.167.33312.5017.191.383.1331.25
Tied436860112011414120071010002389.333.412.6331.045.417.300.34810.2914.711.435.8845.00
Opponents
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
CHN9363571454148101600001329.400.417.9141.331.571.514.4002.7816.676.0011.1164.29
CIN624204521024003210000123.250.375.600.975.500.350.18812.508.330.678.3360.00
LAN625193751013005710002112.368.520.5791.099.474.211.54520.0028.001.404.0028.57
MLN521194631026002200001133.316.381.6841.065.474.368.2679.529.521.009.5250.00
PHI9393441290306103410101183.353.410.529.940.294.176.3877.6910.261.330.0025.00
PIT8373251392114004810010204.406.486.6251.111.344.219.52210.8121.622.002.7030.77
SLN728243640024004600002122.250.357.500.857.417.250.25014.2921.431.507.1433.33
by Ballpark
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Connie Mack Stadium52220276010310131000091.350.409.450.859.200.100.4124.5513.643.000.0014.29
Crosley Field1110110001000000000101.0001.0001.0002.000.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Forbes Field31513043010100240001061.308.400.462.862.308.154.44413.3326.672.000.0025.00
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum31210242101200131000182.400.500.8001.300.500.400.5008.3325.003.008.3350.00
Seals Stadium2812110420331843819001421201046715.317.405.6441.049.462.327.32911.5717.361.506.6145.45
Sportsman's Park41512232001300320000261.250.400.500.900.500.250.22220.0013.330.676.6733.33
Wrigley Field6242341154026101200000216.478.500.9131.413.522.435.4744.178.332.008.3354.55
77 record(s)
Glossary:
G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances 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 HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) 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) 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)