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Willie Horton
PositionsOF-1191, DH-753, 1B-5, 3B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWillie Watterson Horton
Height5-11Weight209BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 18,1942 [76.052]PlaceArno,Virginia
High SchoolNorthwestern (Detroit,MI)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1961 by the Detroit Tigers.
Signing Bonus$50,000
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1963 [20.327]
OrganizationsDET [16] PIT [2] SEA [2] CLE [1] OAK [1] TEX [1] TOR [1] Awards6Awards Voting5-136
TBC Player ID12997Retrosheet IDhortw101MLBAM ID116164
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Player Notes:   The Detroit Tigers retired his #23 on July 15, 2000
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This is a list of Major League games for Willie Horton that are deemed to be noteworthy throughout his career.
SELECT * FROM B1 A, games B WHERE a.gameid=b.gameid and playerid = 'hortw101' ORDER BY b.GameDate

Career Batting Feats

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Game DateTeamOppPosLnG#ABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPNotes
1963-09-10DETWS2ph911-1-------------First Career Game
1963-09-14DETBALph93111--12---------First Career homer
1965-04-24DETMINlf644522--22---------2 Homers
1965-05-13DETWS2lf5554431-25--11-1---2 Homers, 4 Runs
1965-05-14DETBOSlf556534--25---11---12 Homers
1965-08-17DETMINrf6143423--24-1-------2 Homers
1966-06-16DETBOSlf-rf6229623--16---1-----6 RBIs
1966-08-29DETBALlf5298523--25---1-----2 Homers
1967-05-14DETBOSlf4339423--22--11-----2 Homers
1967-05-17DETWS2lf4341432--23--1------2 Homers
1967-08-17DETBOSlf4414422--23---1-----2 Homers
1968-05-03DETCALlf4466523--23---2-----2 Homers
1968-05-14DETBALlf5475422--23---------2 Homers
1968-07-27DETBALlf5542523--24---------2 Homers
1968-09-11DETCALlf4586522--22---------2 Homers
1969-06-21DETWS2lf6650323--26--1--1---2 Homers, 6 RBIs
1969-08-31DETSE1lf5707422--24---------2 Homers
1969-09-03DETKCAlf5711322--23--1--1---2 Homers
1970-05-09DETKCAlf4761422--23---------2 Homers
1970-06-09DETMILlf5786433--37---------3 Homers, 7 RBIs
1970-06-14DETCALlf4791343--22--1------2 Homers, 4 Runs
1970-06-26DETCLElf4802323--25--1------2 Homers
1971-04-17DETBOSlf5840625--26---------2 Homers, 6 RBIs, 5 Hits
1971-07-31DETCALlf4927422--22--1------2 Homers
1971-08-09DETBOSrf-lf39354331-25--11-1---2 Homers
1973-06-20DETCLElf41093423--23--1------2 Homers
1974-05-21DETMILlf51205422--22---------2 Homers
1975-08-01DETBOSdh41346523--25---------2 Homers
1975-09-05DETCLEdh41378523--24---------2 Homers
1977-05-08TEXKCAdh41531523--24---2-----2 Homers
1977-05-15TEXKCAlf41538333--35-------1-3 Homers
1979-07-30SEACALdh41875523--26---1-----2 Homers, 6 RBIs
1979-08-25SEADETdh418974231-25---------2 Homers