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Bill EarleyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1987 MLB Years: 1986-1986
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PositionsP-377Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Albert Earley
Height6-4Weight200BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 30,1956 [62.168]PlaceCincinnati,Ohio
High SchoolElder (Cincinnati,OH)
CollegeMiami University (Oxford,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Kansas City Royals [Team Picks] in the 11th round (281st overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 22,1986 [30.236]
OrganizationsCHN [7] SLN [2] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11015Retrosheet IDearlb001MLBAM ID113698
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts42Walks58Hittable48SO/BB52vsPower48Hitting0Durability82Team.512Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977Miami UniversityMACNCAA-1ST21722.9110100310052.2472917038470001.618.03--6.498.031.24.778-
1978MiamiCollegeNCAASrST22503.1210100310049.0512617022400001.499.37--4.047.351.821.000-
1978Geneva CubsNYPLA-chn-ST221032.1813121610095.0883623435945001.298.340.383.328.912.69.769-
1979Midland CubsTexAAchn-S/R231364.063021910000164.018087741962949001.489.881.043.405.161.52.684-
1980Midland CubsTexAAchn-Rel24024.71817000021.0271811210200001.7611.570.864.298.572.00.000-
1980Wichita AerosAmerAAAchn-S/R24743.86211011100198.01034442737516001.439.460.643.404.681.38.636-
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0764.012911181001119.01306253947716001.499.830.683.555.371.51.538-
1981Iowa OaksAmerAAAchn-ST254164.85292635000154.016494831990755001.659.581.115.264.380.83.200-
1982Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-Rel26423.41283251110466.0612825427331001.338.320.553.684.501.22.667-
1983Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-Rel27563.94460460017280.0873935334565001.519.790.343.836.301.65.455-
1984Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-Rel28663.77543511030686.0934436934612001.489.730.943.566.381.79.500-
1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-R/CL29753.274104100311277.0682928618430001.127.950.702.105.032.39.583-
1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-R/CL30463.205205200421570.0602925432434001.317.680.514.095.501.34.400-
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln41Rel30000.0030300203.00000220000.67----6.006.001.00-3.44
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-Rel31233.98520520026554.0562724324306001.479.280.503.984.971.25.400-
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0030300203.00000220000.67----6.006.001.00-0.67
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter62593.783747629824215645965.29874754068040360043001.449.200.753.765.591.49.512-
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter39483.91323422818115645685.26923342985529639229001.449.080.723.895.151.32.448-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1384.1438221610000185.02071058521721149001.5110.071.023.505.551.58.619-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1032.1813121610095.0883623435945001.298.340.383.328.912.69.769-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1223.01202006200101.2985534060870001.558.68--5.317.701.45.857-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0030300203.00000220000.67----6.006.001.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings000.002200220001470220.000001471470000.67----6.006.001.00-0.67
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14133.78851768503610220.022510892189213710001.449.200.753.765.591.49.519-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Wichita AerosAmerAAAchn-p24214220000000000000.500.500.5001.000204.500.000.000.4540.000.000.000.000.000.00
1981Iowa OaksAmerAAAchn-p25293020000000000000.667.667.6671.334203.667.000.000.6110.000.000.000.000.000.00
1984Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-p28547110000002400000.143.333.143.476109.333.000.286.25822.2244.442.000.000.000.00
1987Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p31522000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter15616350000002400000.313.389.313.7025018.417.000.125.00011.1122.222.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter15616350000002400000.313.389.313.7025018.417.000.125.00011.1122.222.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16217350000002400000.313.389.313.7025019.417.000.125.00011.1122.222.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Geneva Cubs NYPLA-chn22P13---141-1514.9331.08------13100.018.3
1979Midland Cubs TexAAchn23P30--935334744.9361.47------30100.022.2
1980Midland Cubs TexAAchn24P8--3522108.8001.00------8100.05.9
1980Wichita Aeros AmerAAAchn24P21--716132423.9581.10------21100.015.6
1981Iowa Oaks AmerAAAchn25P29--14384-5652.9291.79------29100.021.5
1982Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn26P28--616-122221.0000.79------28100.020.7
1983Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn27P46--721--28281.0000.61------46100.033.8
1984Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn28P54--1016112726.9630.48------54100.035.1
1985Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex29P41--618-124241.0000.59------41100.028.9
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln30P52--691-1615.9380.29------52100.036.6
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30P3-3-------------3100.01.9
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln31P52--58-113131.0000.25------52100.037.1
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3-3-------------30.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P323--6114277210203.9670.63------3230.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P38--1240555752.9121.37------380.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13---141-1514.9331.08------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Geneva Cubs NYPLA-chn2213----------
1979Midland Cubs TexAAchn2330----------
1980Midland Cubs TexAAchn248----------
1980Wichita Aeros AmerAAAchn2421----------
1981Iowa Oaks AmerAAAchn2529----------
1982Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn2628----------
1983Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn2746----------
1984Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn2854----------
1985Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex2941----------
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln3052----------
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln303----------
1987Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln3152----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1990Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+Minorchn34Pitching Coach1408654.6144.52Brad Mills
1991Winston-Salem SpiritsCaroA+Minorchn35Pitching Coach1408357.5937.02Brad Mills
1992Charlotte KnightsSouAAMinorchn36Pitching Coach1437073.49030.02Marv FoleyLost in Semi-Finals
1993Iowa CubsAmerAAAMinorchn37Pitching Coach1448559.590--1Marv FoleyLeague Champions
1994Iowa CubsAmerAAAMinorchn38Pitching Coach1436974.48317.05Richard Patterson
1995Iowa CubsAmerAAAMinorchn39Pitching Coach1436974.48318.55Ron Clark
1996Iowa CubsAmerAAAMinorchn40Pitching Coach1446084.41719.03Ron Clark
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-01-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1985-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-02-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1984-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-06-19ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cubs. 
* 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
1986St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll3060,000-61429-386,34760,00060,000
* 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