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Bill FischerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1956-1964 MLB Years: 1956-1964
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PositionsP-281Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Charles Fischer
Height6-0Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 11,1930 [87.228]PlaceWausau,Wisconsin
High SchoolMarathon (Marathon,WI)
MLB DebutApril 21,1956 [25.192]
OrganizationsWS1 [3] CHA [3] DET [3] KC1 [3] MIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11385Retrosheet IDfiscb101MLBAM ID114152
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts13Walks77Hittable25SO/BB51vsPower25Hitting45Durability66Team.484Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27Rel250021.6030300101.26440120004.2032.40--5.4010.802.00-1.77
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20S/R26783.483311223171124.01395048135485031.4010.090.072.543.481.37.4672.71
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20Rel27236.6917314005036.0432827613161001.5410.651.493.223.961.23.4004.81
1958Detroit TigersALMLBdet19Rel27247.63220220013230.2463426613163001.9213.501.763.824.701.23.3335.25
1958Washington Senators IALMLBws126ST27033.86330000021.0249915100001.3810.290.432.144.292.00.0002.86
1959Washington Senators IALMLBws118ST289114.28342956150187.021198891643622141.3610.140.772.072.981.44.4503.74
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws118S/R29354.9120713104077.0854542717312001.329.940.821.993.621.82.3753.57
1960Detroit TigersALMLBdet18S/R29533.4420614107055.0502321618241001.248.180.982.953.931.33.6254.05
1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet26Rel30325.01261250013346.25428261017182001.5210.411.933.283.471.06.6005.68
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc131Rel30103.86150150010221.0269926121001.5211.140.862.575.142.001.0003.53
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc128S/R314123.953416185062127.21506156168382011.2410.571.130.562.684.75.2503.86
1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc128Rel32963.57452430022395.28644381329341131.208.091.222.733.201.17.6004.54
1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin21Rel33017.3690900207.016662520002.8619.642.456.142.450.40.0007.65
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter45584.34281782031629513828.193643940186210313202111.3810.130.932.273.391.49.4371.39
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14183.7994187650387243.02621141033143844141.259.651.141.583.091.95.438-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1094.966876110335131.015085732248586001.5010.201.503.263.941.21.526-
Washington Senators I Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12194.425739187190285.032015214024651034141.3510.090.762.053.251.58.387-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9114.3953143931131161.11888279749666031.4610.440.392.723.671.35.450-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter017.3690900207.016662520002.8619.642.456.142.450.40.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12154.3474215341253220.02481161062356835131.3810.130.932.273.391.49.4441.39

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20p263340160005000803101.150.146.150.2966044.182.000.000.1320.0018.180.000.000.000.00
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20p27177011001000101000.143.143.286.429218.167.143.143.1830.0012.500.000.000.00100.00
1958Detroit TigersALMLBdet19p27221000000001001001.000.500.000.500003.000.0001.000.35233.330.000.000.000.000.00
1958Totals for AL-AL         4213021001002202001.154.267.231.4983117.182.077.231.23911.7611.761.000.000.0050.00
1958Washington Senators IALMLBws126p2735010000001100000.200.333.200.533106.250.000.200.26716.6716.671.000.000.000.00
1958Totals for AL-AL         4213021001002202001.154.267.231.4983117.182.077.231.23911.7611.761.000.000.0050.00
1959Washington Senators IALMLBws118p2834542700030021317100.130.172.130.3027065.167.000.037.1463.0820.006.500.000.000.00
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws118p292019230011002602000.158.238.316.5546123.167.158.263.2558.7026.093.004.3519.0033.33
1960Detroit TigersALMLBdet18p292011241001003002000.364.500.455.9555116.364.091.364.43718.750.000.000.000.0025.00
1960Totals for AL-AL         4030471012005604000.233.343.367.71011239.261.134.300.32812.8215.381.202.5630.0028.57
1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet26p30267000000000200000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc131p30152000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1961Totals for AL-AL         419000000000301000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0030.000.000.000.000.00
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc128p313438141001000801001.105.105.132.2375139.133.027.026.1050.0020.510.000.000.0025.00
1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc128p324515010000003613000.067.263.067.3301022.111.000.200.19413.6427.272.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter26919982730112001246221203.136.191.166.357334236.169.030.090.0005.0819.493.830.42199.0014.81
Washington Senators I Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter577841100140052019100.141.200.179.37914194.172.038.103.0005.3221.284.001.0678.009.09
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter94551510010031515001.091.153.109.2626164.125.018.073.0004.6923.445.000.000.0020.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5047171006000904101.149.146.170.3168152.179.021.021.0000.0017.310.000.000.0014.29
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter6819241001004203001.211.348.263.6115126.235.052.263.00015.387.690.500.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162120516201700728113102.136.191.166.357202142.169.030.090.0005.0819.493.830.42199.0014.81

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P3-11---111.0000.331.00-----3100.01.9
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P33-1246201-2726.9630.790.21-----33100.021.4
1958Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P22-30-8--881.0000.360.27-----22100.014.3
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P17-36111-112121.0000.710.33-----17100.011.0
1958Washington Senators IALMLBws127P3-2134-1771.0002.330.33-----3100.01.9
1959Washington Senators IALMLBws128P34-1872148127069.9862.030.37-----34100.022.1
1960Detroit TigersALMLBdet29P20-55310-113131.0000.650.24-----20100.013.0
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws129P20-77518-323231.0001.150.30-----20100.013.0
1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet30P26-4665--11111.0000.420.24-----26100.016.0
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc130P15-2114--551.0000.330.24-----15100.09.3
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc131P34-1271516-131311.0000.910.24-----34100.021.0
1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc132P45-95314111817.9440.380.18-----45100.027.8
1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33P9-7-3--331.0000.330.43-----9100.05.6
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P281-82765161310229226.9870.800.27-----2810.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha253----------
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2633----------
1958Detroit TigersALMLBdet2722----------
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2717----------
1958Washington Senators IALMLBws1273----------
1959Washington Senators IALMLBws12834----------
1960Detroit TigersALMLBdet2920----------
1960Washington Senators IALMLBws12920----------
1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet3026----------
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc13015----------
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc13134----------
1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc13245----------
1964Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin339----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin48Pitching Coach1619071.559--1John McNamaraLost NLCS (Pirates)
1980Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin49Pitching Coach1628973.5493.53John McNamara
1981Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin50Pitching Coach1086642.611--1John McNamara
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin51Pitching Coach16261101.37728.06Russ Nixon,John McNamara
1985Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos54Pitching Coach1628181.50018.55John McNamara
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos55Pitching Coach1619566.590--1John McNamaraLost World Series (Mets)
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos56Pitching Coach1627884.48120.05John McNamara
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos57Pitching Coach1628973.549--1Joe Morgan,John McNamaraLost ALCS (Athletics)
1989Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos58Pitching Coach1628379.5126.03Joe Morgan
1990Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos59Pitching Coach1628874.543--1Joe MorganLost ALCS (Athletics)
1991Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos60Pitching Coach1628478.5197.02Joe Morgan
1994Richmond BravesILAAAMinoratl63Pitching Coach1418061.567--1Grady LittleLeague Champions
1996Richmond BravesILAAAMinoratl65Pitching Coach1416279.44022.55Bill Dancy
1997Richmond BravesILAAAMinoratl66Pitching Coach1427072.4939.04Bill Dancy
1998Richmond BravesILAAAMinoratl67Pitching Coach1446480.44416.04Jeff Cox
1999Richmond BravesILAAAMinoratl68Pitching Coach1426478.45118.54Randy Ingle
2000Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba69Pitching Coach1616992.42918.05Larry Rothschild
2001Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba70Pitching Coach16262100.38334.05Larry Rothschild,Hal McRae
* 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
1968-09-25Released by White Sox. 
1965-01-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1965-01-21Released by Twins. 
1961-08-02TradeTraded by Tigers with Ozzie Virgil to Athletics for Reno Bertoia and Gerry Staley. 
1960-07-22TradeTraded by Senators to Tigers for Tom Morgan. 
1958-09-11Claimed on waivers by Senators from Tigers. 
1958-06-15TradeTraded by White Sox with Tito Francona to Tigers for Bob Shaw and Ray Boone. 
1951-10-10TradeTraded by White Sox with Jim Baumer, Dick Duffy, Jerry Dahlke and Marv Rotblatt to Seattle (PCL) for Hal Brown and Marv Grissom. 
1948-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by White 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.