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Proper Name
William James Spiers Iii
High Level
MLB (1989-2001)
Positions
SS (676) ... 3B (445) ... 2B (176) ... LF (33) ... 1B (23) ... RF (20) ... CF (11) ... DH (11) ... OF (10)
Ht / Wt
6-2 / 190
Bats / Throws
Left / Right
age
57.265
place
Orangeburg,South Carolina
High School
Wade Hampton (Varnville,SC)
colleges
Clemson University (Clemson,SC),
Signing Bonus
$ 150,000
draft posit
SS
MLB Debut
MLB Teams
MIL [8] HOU [6] NYN [1]
TBC#
460
mlbam id
122593
Retrosheet
Stat Capsuleavgopsabrhhrrbisb
Career MLB [1989-2001].271.71034084779223738897
Speed
68
Power
38
Contact
73
XBH
37
RBIs
53
Runs
55
Hitting
63
Durability
56
Team
.538
Player Tags
Player Notes:  Uncle of Glenn Batson ... Uncle of Carson Spiers ... Punter on the Clemson football team ... [1998] Inducted into the Clemson University Athletics Hall of Fame
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year tranx date end date mlb org level Transaction Description status minor team 40man age
2001 2001-04-16 2001-10-08 HOU MLB DL - Lower back pain Injury -- No 34.315
1997 1997-11-25 2001-04-16 HOU MLB Signed to 2-year contract for 1998-1999 ($3.2m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 31.173
1997 1997-11-03 1997-11-25 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 31.151
1996 1996-12-02 1997-11-03 HOU MLB Signed to 1-year contract for 1997-1997 ($0.6m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 30.180
1996 1996-11-14 1996-12-02 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 30.162
1996 1996-01-10 1996-11-14 HOU MLB Signed to #-year contract for 1996-1996 ($0m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 29.219
1995 1995-11-03 1996-01-10 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 29.151
1995 1995-06-26 1995-07-16 NYN MLB DL - Right rotator cuff strain Injury -- No 29.021
1995 1995-05-15 1995-06-05 NYN MLB DL - Bruised right shoulder Injury -- No 28.344
1994 1994-10-25 1995-05-15 NYN MLB Claimed on waivers from Brewers by Mets Hist -- No 28.142
1993 1993-12-21 1994-10-25 MIL MLB Signed to #-year contract for 1993-1993 ($0m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 27.199
1993 1993-12-20 1993-12-21 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 27.198
1992 1992-04-15 1992-09-02 MIL MLB DL - Recovery from back surgery Injury -- No 25.315
1990 1990-04-06 1990-05-15 MIL MLB DL - Shoulder Injury -- No 23.305
1987 1987-06-10 1990-04-06 MIL MLB Signed out of draft (Clemson) Hist -- No 21.005
15 record(s)