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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Ashley Freehan
Stat Years
1961-1976  [mlb] 1961-1976
Height/Weight
6-2 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (1580) ... 1B (160) ... DH (7) ... OF (2)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
1941-11-29 in Detroit, Michigan   [78.327]
High School
Bishop Barry (St. Petersburg,FL)
Colleges
University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, Michigan)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Detroit Tigers in 1961
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Louis D'Annunzio
MLB Debut
1961-09-26 - Boxscore  (Age: 19.301)
Service Time
Organizations
DET [15]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11571 ... retro id: freeb103 ... mlbam id: 114399
Relations
Grandfather of Blaise Salter
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1961Knoxville---D----19c---147159294663429000000000.289.289.440.7291597013.000.151.0000.000.000.0039.82.5228.3
    1961Duluth-SuperiorNorthernInd----19c---13099223451726000000000.343.343.626.969996213.000.283.0000.000.000.0014.17.0738.2
    1961Detroit TigersALMLBdet1919cL-S-E-P1410140004001000000.400.455.400.8551140.100.000.4009.090.000.000.00.000.0
    1962DenverAmerAAA----20c---211339247111222958000000000.283.283.418.70139216433.000.135.0000.000.000.0043.62.3029.7
    1963Detroit TigersALMLBdet1121cL-S-E-P3100300377312293620395621348.243.331.387.71834511623.280.144.26911.3016.231.4433.32.6131.5
    1964Detroit TigersALMLBdet1122cL-S-E-P414452069156148188051366881738.300.350.462.81257224040.238.162.3136.2911.891.8928.93.1525.6
    1965Detroit TigersALMLBdet1123cL-S-E-P5130431451011501043423963753510.234.306.339.64548514625.200.105.2528.0412.991.6243.12.0624.8
    1966Detroit TigersALMLBdet1124cL-S-E-P6136492471152201246524072372911.234.294.352.64654417334.205.118.2517.3513.241.8041.02.2129.6
    1967Detroit TigersALMLBdet1125cL-S-E-P71555176614623120741273712035159.282.389.447.83661823144.304.165.29211.8111.490.9725.93.2430.1
    1968Detroit TigersALMLBdet1126cL-S-E-P8155540731422422584016564243349.263.366.454.82063524551.309.191.25810.2410.080.9821.63.9435.9
    1969Detroit TigersALMLBdet1127cL-S-E-P9143489611281631649125355823612.262.342.405.74755519835.249.143.2669.559.911.0430.62.8827.3
    1970Detroit TigersALMLBdet1128cL-S-E-P1011739544951731652035248434511.241.332.420.75245816636.304.179.23611.3510.480.9224.73.4937.9
    1971Detroit TigersALMLBdet1129cL-S-E-P11148516571432642171275448934913.277.353.465.81858624051.283.188.2719.228.190.8924.63.5835.7
    1972Detroit TigersALMLBdet1130cL-S-E-P121113745198182105601485161107.262.354.401.75543015030.265.139.28011.1611.861.0637.42.3330.6
    1973Detroit TigersALMLBdet1131cL-S-E-P1311038033891016290040301113213.234.323.313.63643511917.184.079.2399.206.900.7563.31.3819.1
    1974Detroit TigersALMLBdet11321b-cL-S-E-P14130445581321751860204244564212.297.361.479.84050221340.281.182.2958.378.761.0524.73.5930.3
    1975Detroit TigersALMLBdet1133cL-S-E-P15120427421051731447203256612311.246.306.398.70446817034.232.152.2536.8411.971.7530.52.9932.4
    1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet1134cL-S-E-P1671237226410152700122711404.270.303.384.6872559116.165.114.2824.7110.592.2547.41.9625.0
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)177460737061591241352007582421626753114384867138.262.340.412.75268992502476.254.150.2699.0710.911.2030.42.9029.9
    American League Totals (15 yrs)177460737061591241352007582421626753114384867138.262.340.412.75268992502476.254.150.2699.0710.911.2030.42.9029.9
    Minor League Totals11339247111222958000000000.283.283.418.70139216433.135.135.2660.000.000.0043.62.3029.7
    Minor: D Totals47159294663429000000000.289.289.440.7291597013.151.151.2710.000.000.0039.82.5228.3
    Minor: Ind Totals3099223451726000000000.343.343.626.969996213.283.283.2930.000.000.0014.17.0738.2
    Minor: AAA Totals11339247111222958000000000.283.283.418.70139216433.135.135.2660.000.000.0043.62.3029.7
    Detroit Tigers Totals (15 yrs)177460737061591241352007582421626753114384867138.262.340.412.75268992502476.254.150.2699.0710.911.2030.42.9029.9
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1961Detroit TigersALMLB19C3022.01440018181.0006.000.821.975.05
    1963Detroit TigersALMLB21C730568.24072225431429.9955.900.7645.173.02
    1963Detroit TigersALMLB211B190168.114716114164163.9948.600.9711.719.02
    1964Detroit TigersALMLB22C14101,222.09236177991984.9937.000.8187.097.91
    1964Detroit TigersALMLB221B109.07000771.0007.000.780.60.75
    1965Detroit TigersALMLB23C12901,085.28655744926922.9967.100.8579.699.21
    1966Detroit TigersALMLB24C13201,156.289856411958954.9967.200.8381.597.11
    1966Detroit TigersALMLB241B5046.04440348481.0009.601.043.13.72
    1967Detroit TigersALMLB25C14701,223.1950638910211013.9926.900.8390.794.81
    1967Detroit TigersALMLB251B11097.07750682821.0007.500.856.87.13
    1968Detroit TigersALMLB26C13801,180.19717361510501044.9947.600.8885.289.01
    1968Detroit TigersALMLB261B210172.016210111173172.9948.201.0013.013.53
    1968Detroit TigersALMLB26OF104.1000000.0000.000.000.60.68
    1969Detroit TigersALMLB27C12001,025.18214977877870.9927.300.8574.183.91
    1969Detroit TigersALMLB271B200163.0138737148145.9807.300.8912.314.02
    1970Detroit TigersALMLB28C1140984.07424226786784.9976.900.8070.497.41
    1971Detroit TigersALMLB29C14401,265.09125046966962.9966.700.7688.997.31
    1971Detroit TigersALMLB29OF101.0000000.0000.000.000.60.710
    1972Detroit TigersALMLB30C1040882.06485789713705.9896.800.8066.793.71
    1972Detroit TigersALMLB301B2012.06300991.0004.500.751.31.86
    1973Detroit TigersALMLB31C980831.25845033637634.9956.500.7660.589.11
    1973Detroit TigersALMLB311B9059.05430257571.0006.300.975.68.25
    1973Detroit TigersALMLB31DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.92.73
    1974Detroit TigersALMLB32C630512.23124556362357.9865.700.7038.948.52
    1974Detroit TigersALMLB321B650572.059036449630626.9949.601.0940.150.01
    1974Detroit TigersALMLB32DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.85
    1975Detroit TigersALMLB33C1130960.15826468652646.9915.700.6771.194.21
    1975Detroit TigersALMLB331B5043.15320455551.00011.001.283.14.25
    1976Detroit TigersALMLB34C610516.23122862346340.9835.600.6637.985.91
    1976Detroit TigersALMLB341B2017.01660222221.00011.001.291.22.85
    1976Detroit TigersALMLB34DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.94.24
    MLB Totals - (C)1580013,4339941721729817.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (1B)16001,35812949299819.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (OF)205000000.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)700000000.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1961MLB-3---------
    1963MLB-7319--------
    1964MLB-1411--------
    1965MLB-129---------
    1966MLB-1325--------
    1967MLB-14711--------
    1968MLB-13821------1-
    1969MLB-12020--------
    1970MLB-114---------
    1971MLB-144-------1-
    1972MLB-1042--------
    1973MLB-989-------3
    1974MLB-6365-------1
    1975MLB-1135--------
    1976MLB-612-------3
    Totals-1580160------27