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Bill WambsganssTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1914-1926 MLB Years: 1914-1926
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World Series Champion

Positions2B-1205, SS-177, 3B-46, 1B-9Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Adolph Wambsganss
Height5-11Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 19,1894PlaceCleveland,Ohio
Death DateDecember 8,1985 [91.264]
MLB DebutAugust 4,1914 [20.138]
OrganizationsCLE [9] BOS [2] [1] PHA [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID19374Retrosheet IDwambb101MLBAM ID123903
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed70Power45Contact52XBH46RBIs47Runs61Hitting59Durability76Team.502Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1914Cleveland NapsALMLBcln-ss20431431231620122782444000.217.277.287.564418159.261.070.091.2775.0315.093.000.000.0025.81
1915Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-2b2112137530734402189365048000.195.272.227.499858423.225.032.125.2528.5111.821.390.000.0010.96
1916Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-ss22136475571171440451304140530000.246.313.293.60613918551.269.047.160.2997.447.260.980.000.0015.38
1917Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-2b23141499521271760431603742727000.255.315.313.62815623570.278.058.164.3086.497.371.140.000.0018.11
1918Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-2b248731534931520401602121317000.295.345.356.70111217356.316.061.178.3435.905.901.000.000.0018.28
1919Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-2b25139526601461762601803224326000.278.323.344.66718125587.288.066.162.3205.454.090.750.34263.0017.12
1920Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-2b261535658313816111559185426540000.244.316.317.63317928664.255.073.152.3058.133.920.480.15565.0020.29
1921Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-2b27107410801172852471374427343000.285.359.393.75216135500.302.108.229.3518.805.400.610.40205.0029.91
1922Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-2b281425388914122604717106026442000.262.341.325.66617528644.275.063.188.3199.324.040.430.000.0019.86
1923Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle-2b29101345591002041591094315327000.290.373.380.75313125418.301.090.217.35910.293.590.350.24345.0025.00
1924Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-2b30156632931744150491485433437000.275.336.356.69222546727.290.081.176.3287.434.540.610.000.0026.44
1925Boston Red SoxALMLBbos-2b311113605083124141355221119000.231.329.294.62310617432.243.063.203.30412.044.860.400.23360.0020.48
1926Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha-ss32545411193001118813000.352.444.407.85122366.413.055.204.40912.1212.121.000.000.0015.79
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter1491523771013592155975201407449035747323000.259.328.327.65517132816097.277.068.174.0008.045.860.730.11748.1420.68
Cleveland Indians Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter1127404854410521534864171205336827137260000.260.327.326.65313192074713.277.066.173.0007.815.750.740.13674.6719.68
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter267992143257539190171310654556000.259.334.334.668331631159.273.075.185.0009.154.660.510.09992.0024.51
Cleveland Naps Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter431431231620122782444000.217.277.287.564418159.261.070.091.0005.0315.093.000.000.0025.81
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter545411193001118813000.352.444.407.85122366.413.055.204.00012.1212.121.000.000.0015.79
Average MLB - Per 162 games162569771482361561585339535000.259.328.327.65518631662.277.068.174.0008.045.860.730.11748.1420.68

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1914Cleveland NapsALMLBcln20SS36--651091516189174.9214.83------4383.723.5
1914Cleveland NapsALMLBcln202B4--783-1815.8333.75------439.32.6
1915Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle212B78--1382372524400375.9384.81------12164.551.3
1915Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle213B35--3169104110100.9092.86------12128.923.0
1916Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22SS106--2083254338576533.9255.03------13677.968.8
1916Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle222B24--3976511120115.9584.79------13617.615.6
1916Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle223B5--59441814.7782.80------1363.73.2
1917Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle232B137--3044413870783745.9515.44------14197.289.0
1917Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle231B3--282--30301.00010.00------1412.11.9
1918Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle242B87--2042512335478455.9525.23------87100.068.5
1919Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle252B139--3424363060808778.9635.60------139100.0100.0
1920Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle262B153--4144893875941903.9605.90------153100.099.4
1921Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle272B103--2682552051543523.9635.08------10796.366.9
1921Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle273B2--38--11111.0005.50------1071.91.3
1922Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle282B125--2973762772700673.9615.38------14288.081.2
1922Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28SS16--2942777871.9104.44------14211.310.4
1923Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle292B88--2522752047547527.9635.99------10187.157.5
1923Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle293B4--33--661.0001.50------1014.02.6
1923Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29SS2--53--881.0004.00------1012.01.3
1924Boston Red SoxALMLBbos302B156--46349437100994957.9636.13------156100.0101.3
1925Boston Red SoxALMLBbos312B103--2543262660606580.9575.63------11192.867.8
1925Boston Red SoxALMLBbos311B6--474155251.9818.50------1115.43.9
1926Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha32SS17--1026353936.9232.12------5431.511.3
1926Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha322B8--45--991.0001.13------5414.85.3
MLB Totals for 2B - 13 season(s)-   2B1205--2986366929260569476655.9585.52------12050.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS177--3175056866890822.9244.64------1770.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B46--4289148145131.9032.85------460.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B9--756158281.9889.00------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1914Cleveland NapsALMLBcln20---436------
1915Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21---78-35-----
1916Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22---241065-----
1917Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23--3137-------
1918Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24---87-------
1919Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25---139-------
1920Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26---153-------
1921Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle27---103-2-----
1922Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28---12516------
1923Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29---8824-----
1924Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30---156-------
1925Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31--6103-------
1926Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha32---817------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1920Cleveland IndiansWorld SeriesMLB26726340001002100000.154.214.154.3684028.160.000.0777.143.570.500.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs726340001002100000.154.214.154.3684028.160.000.0777.143.570.500.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2026-11-27TradeTraded by Athletics with Cash to Kansas City (American Association) for Dud Branom. 
2024-01-07TradeTraded by Indians with Joe Connolly, Steve O'Neill and Dan Boone to Red Sox for Chick Fewster, Roxy Walters and George Burns. 
1925-12-12Purchased by Athletics from Red Sox. 
* 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.