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Spike Shannon

+ Played in Major Leagues 1904-1908

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Biography Data
Positions: OF-690
Proper Name: William Porter Shannon
Born: February 7, 1878
Place Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Death May 16, 1940 (62.098)
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 180 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School:
College: Grove City College
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:April 15,1904 (26.067)
TBC Player ID:17871
Career Activity
Organizations:SLN, NY1, PIT

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Batting Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

1904St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB-slnof26   134500841401031263450   329   .280.349.318667.038.206.2790.00500.0159582
1905St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB-slnof27   140544731461630412747   021   .268.327.309636.040.176.2680.00--168612
1906St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB-slnof28   803023678400251536   013   .258.337.272609.013.182.2580.00--82351
1906New York GiantsNLMLB-ny1of28   762874273510251834   48   .254.342.279621.024.206.2540.00--80333
1907New York GiantsNLMLB-ny1of29   1555851041551251333382   810   .265.363.308671.043.239.2640.00585.0180685
1908New York GiantsNLMLB-ny1of30   772683460211211328   710   .224.314.250564.026.179.2210.00268.067313
1908Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB-pitof30   3212710250201259   03   .197.250.228478.031.142.1970.00--29139
MLB Totals (5 Seasons)69426133836774915318314502862209400.259.337.293630.034.199.2580.00871.07653015
MLB: Average per 162 Games16261089158114143340670502200.259.337.293630.034.199.2580.00871.0179704
St. Louis Cardinals (3 seasons)3541346193364306192760133306300.270.337.304641.033.189.2700.001,346.04091545
San Francisco Giants (3 seasons)30811401802881972796401441902800.253.346.287633.034.217.2510.00570.03271331
Pittsburgh Pirates (1 seasons)3212710250201250900300.197.250.228478.031.142.1970.00--29139
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
1904St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBOF133 24618610.978--17.86
1905St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBOF140 299753.984--19.67
1906New York GiantsNLMLBOF76 109452.958--13.38
1906St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBOF80 165953.972--19.58
1907New York GiantsNLMLBOF155 2821873.977--17.42
1908New York GiantsNLMLBOF74 114833.976--14.84
1908Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBOF32 88250.947--25.31
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLBOF69001303663624.974--17.86

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