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Bill DawleyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1989 MLB Years: 1983-1989
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PositionsP-469Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Chester Dawley
Height6-4Weight240BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 6,1958 [60.108]PlaceNorwich,Connecticut
High SchoolGriswold (Jewett City,CT)

DraftedSelected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 7th round (167th overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 15,1983 [25.068]
OrganizationsCIN [7] HOU [3] CHA [1] MIL [1] OAK [1] PHI [1] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID10575Retrosheet IDdawlb001MLBAM ID113150
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts51Walks65Hittable59SO/BB65vsPower59Hitting24Durability70Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1976nullRk--Rel18642.7713013000078.0624224037800001.277.15--4.279.232.16.600-
1977Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-ST191082.83242406300181.015169574691109301.227.510.203.435.471.59.556-
1978Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-ST207134.02272525000141.013578631155864001.358.620.703.515.491.56.350-
1979Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-ST21993.99252414200140.014472621241842001.329.260.772.645.402.05.500-
1980Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-ST22222.94770100049.0431816325332001.397.900.554.596.061.32.500-
1980Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-S/R22464.5625817110177.0904639531281101.5710.520.583.623.270.90.400-
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0683.933215172101126.01336455856613101.509.500.574.004.361.09.429-
1981Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-ST23684.94262332000133.0141777312691093001.589.540.814.677.381.58.429-
1982Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-ST241173.82292816100179.0196867622481065001.369.851.112.415.332.21.611-
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou46R/CL25662.824804800371479.2512625922601010.925.761.022.496.782.73.5003.58
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou46Rel261141.93600600027598.0822421535472101.197.530.463.214.321.34.7333.54
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou46Rel27533.56490490019281.0763532737482001.408.440.784.115.331.30.6253.99
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46Rel28073.32460460023297.29138361028665011.228.390.922.586.082.36.0003.64
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48Rel29584.47600600017296.29351481538654111.368.661.403.546.051.71.3854.75
1988Maine PhilliesILAAAphi-Rel30122.79221210016538.2301312311291001.066.980.702.566.752.64.333-
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi43Rel300213.5080800108.21613133432002.3116.623.124.153.120.75.0007.96
1989Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAmil-Rel31006.0511011004019.030151346120001.8613.971.862.795.592.00--
1989Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-Rel31312.56220220010338.2341111318442001.347.910.704.1910.242.44.750-
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0313.72330330014357.1642624724562001.529.931.093.728.692.33.750-
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak46Rel31004.0040400209.011540230011.4411.00--2.003.001.50-3.10
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter27303.4227502750012625468.24201921794916629216241.258.030.943.175.581.76.4741.20
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter59603.74231140912573091073.210565274467941072129401.368.840.663.436.041.76.496-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter25244.15135607592309484.25212482244918332812101.459.650.913.396.081.79.510-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18243.855956310200330.0322168141261212038001.348.780.713.305.541.68.429-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1082.83242406300181.015169574691109301.227.510.203.435.471.59.556-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter642.7713013000078.0624224037800001.277.15--4.279.232.16.600-
Houston Astros Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter22132.711570157008321258.2209857821941555111.177.270.733.275.391.65.629-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter584.47600600017296.29351481538654111.368.661.403.546.051.71.385-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter073.32460460023297.29138361028665011.228.390.922.586.082.36.000-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0213.5080800108.21613133432002.3116.623.124.153.120.75.000-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.0040400209.011540230011.4411.00--2.003.001.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13143.421290129005912220.0196908423781367121.258.030.943.175.581.76.4811.20
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12123.744729185162220.02161089116841486101.368.840.663.436.041.76.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-19275010000001000000.200.333.200.533106.200.000.200.26816.670.000.000.000.000.00
1978Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-p202717020001001202000.118.167.118.2852020.133.000.059.1415.0010.002.000.000.000.00
1979Nashville SoundsSouAAcin-p2125415410010041405000.098.178.122.3005150.148.024.122.1528.0028.003.500.000.0025.00
1980Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-p22716021000000303000.125.125.188.3133119.154.063.063.1380.0015.790.000.000.0050.00
1980Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-p223515011002000502000.067.067.133.2002117.100.066.067.0870.0029.410.000.000.00100.00
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         4231032002000805000.097.097.161.2585236.130.064.065.1130.0022.220.000.000.0066.67
1981Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-p23264531300170001513000.289.304.356.66016149.414.067.067.3040.0030.610.002.0445.007.69
1982Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-p24306141231051011616000.197.222.279.50117469.267.082.115.2251.4523.1916.000.000.0033.33
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou46p25489020001000300000.222.222.222.444209.333.000.000.2010.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou46p26609230103000302000.333.333.556.8895111.500.223.222.3850.0027.270.000.000.0033.33
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou46p274910120000001300000.200.273.200.4732011.286.000.100.2289.0927.273.000.000.000.00
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46p28462000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln48p296012120001002201000.167.286.167.4532015.200.000.167.22913.3313.331.000.000.000.00
1988Maine PhilliesILAAAphi-p30224000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter263424901050031103000.214.267.262.52911148.290.048.119.0006.2522.923.670.000.0011.11
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter19920412356111610758221000.172.207.225.432468234.234.053.093.0002.9924.798.290.43204.0022.86
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1131257264111410139211000.208.227.280.507356139.294.072.088.0000.7228.0639.000.72125.0023.08
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter597458200200519010000.108.165.135.30010289.145.027.095.0005.6221.353.800.000.0025.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter275010000001000000.200.333.200.533106.200.000.200.00016.670.000.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter15728370104001902000.250.276.321.5979131.368.071.107.0003.2329.039.000.000.0014.29
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6012120001002201000.167.286.167.4532015.200.000.167.00013.3313.331.000.000.000.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter462000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16226260103002702000.214.267.262.5297130.290.048.119.0006.2522.923.670.000.0011.11
Average Minor - Per 162 games16216610285111310647217000.172.207.225.432377190.234.053.093.0002.9924.798.290.43204.0022.86

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Nashville Sounds SouAAcin20P27--1319613832.8421.19------27100.019.1
1979Nashville Sounds SouAAcin21P25--622122928.9661.12------25100.017.4
1980Waterbury Reds EastAAcin22P7--47211311.8461.57------7100.05.0
1980Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin22P25--89221917.8950.68------3571.418.5
1981Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin23P26--8211-3029.9671.12------26100.019.1
1982Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin24P29--1620323936.9231.24------3096.721.3
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25P48-7925-1771.0000.150.09-----48100.029.6
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26P60-986111-1817.9440.280.17-----60100.037.0
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27P49-81613122019.9500.390.23-----49100.030.2
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P46-97881-1716.9410.350.16-----46100.028.4
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29P60-961017-227271.0000.450.28-----60100.037.0
1988Maine Phillies ILAAAphi30P22--141-65.8330.23------22100.015.5
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30P8-8-1--111.0000.130.13-----8100.05.0
1989Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak31P22--11-1221.0000.09------22100.015.4
1989Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil31P11--121-43.7500.27------11100.07.5
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31P4-9-1--111.0000.250.11-----4100.02.5
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P275-4683256359188.9670.320.19-----2750.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P135--35578510092.9200.68------1350.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P59--2348948071.8881.20------590.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Nashville Sounds SouAAcin2027----------
1979Nashville Sounds SouAAcin2125----------
1980Waterbury Reds EastAAcin227----------
1980Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin2225----------
1981Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin2326----------
1982Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin2429----------
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2548----------
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2660----------
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2749----------
1986Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2846----------
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2960----------
1988Maine Phillies ILAAAphi3022----------
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi308----------
1989Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak3122----------
1989Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAmil3111----------
1989Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak314----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1989-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-07-28ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1989-07-27Released by Athletics. 
1989-01-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1988-10-07Released by Phillies. 
1988-02-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1987-12-21Released by Cardinals. 
1986-12-22TradeTraded by White Sox to Cardinals for Fred Manrique. 
1986-04-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1986-04-01Released by Astros. 
1983-03-31TradeTraded by Reds with Tony Walker to Astros for Alan Knicely. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Houston AstrosTeam Payroll27295,000-3371445370,78060,000295,000
1986Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll28325,000-3281653386,34760,000620,000
1987St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll29275,000-3001258344,90660,000895,000
1988Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll3062,500-60430-392,10762,500957,500
1989Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll3162,500-69133-429,80262,5001,020,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red