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Billy GoodmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1947-1962 MLB Years: 1947-1962
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Positions2B-624, 1B-406, 3B-330, OF-111, SS-7Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Dale Goodman
Height5-11Weight165BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 22,1926PlaceConcord,North Carolina
Death DateOctober 1,1984 [58.193]
High SchoolWinecoff (Concord,NC)
MLB DebutApril 19,1947 [21.028]
OrganizationsBOS [11] CHA [4] BAL [1] HOU [1] Awards0Awards Voting7-237
TBC Player ID12010Retrosheet IDgoodb101MLBAM ID114952
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Player Notes:   Elected to Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame in 2004
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power42Contact78XBH40RBIs62Runs43Hitting82Durability66Team.541Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28of211211120001001200000.182.250.182.4322012.222.000.091.2178.3316.672.000.000.000.00
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos101b2212744565138272166537444530018.310.414.387.80117230527.343.077.247.38514.048.350.590.19445.0021.74
1949Boston Red SoxALMLBbos101b2312244354132233056205821260014.298.382.363.74516126509.313.065.201.35811.394.130.360.000.0019.70
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos10of-3b241104249115025346824522527008.354.427.455.88219332485.370.101.219.40910.725.150.480.82106.0021.33
1951Boston Red SoxALMLBbos101b-2b25141546921623440507479372110012.297.388.374.76220438638.318.077.227.36012.385.800.470.000.0023.46
1952Boston Red SoxALMLBbos102b2613851379157273456824823414007.306.370.394.76420234579.315.088.193.3578.293.970.480.69128.2521.66
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos102b271285147316133524114571128002.313.384.409.79321040581.317.096.200.3659.811.890.190.34257.0024.84
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos102b2812748971148254136335115291010.303.370.376.74618430552.310.073.178.3489.242.720.290.18489.0020.27
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos102b291495991001763120525599443104113.294.394.352.74621133715.315.058.224.35013.856.150.440.000.0018.75
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos102b301053996111722823803402207213.293.356.404.76016132448.305.111.203.3428.934.910.550.45199.5027.35
1957Boston Red SoxALMLBbos10311816111000002100000.063.167.125.2922118.067.062.188.15011.115.560.500.000.00100.00
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal103b31732633681103333022118383111.308.362.403.76510616298.318.095.167.3437.056.040.861.0187.6719.75
1957Totals for AL-AL         912793782113333022319383111.294.351.387.73810817316.304.093.168.3317.286.010.830.9593.0020.73
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha63b3211642541127155040103721234110.299.355.358.71315220471.311.059.148.3227.864.460.570.000.0015.75
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha63b33104268216714112830192022004.250.304.321.6258616291.267.071.153.2866.536.871.050.34268.0023.88
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha63b34307751840060012800012.234.337.286.62322489.261.052.208.29113.488.990.670.000.0022.22
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha63b35415141340110007600101.255.339.392.73120559.267.137.275.32911.8610.170.861.6951.0038.46
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou162b-3b368216112414101000121101026.255.306.292.598475174.273.037.112.2726.906.320.920.000.0012.20
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter162356448071691299441959137306693292989157121.300.376.378.75421353626446.315.078.198.00010.385.100.490.29297.0521.41
Boston Red Sox Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1177439968813442483414464332856124522757287.306.386.387.77317022965064.321.081.210.00011.084.840.440.28314.2122.02
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter29182171225376284407555455217.274.336.341.67728045910.290.067.163.0008.246.040.730.22410.5020.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter732633681103333022118383111.308.362.403.76510616298.318.095.167.0007.056.040.861.0187.6719.75
Houston Colt 45s Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8216112414101000121101026.255.306.292.598475174.273.037.112.0006.906.320.920.000.0012.20
Average MLB - Per 162 games16256381169304259436733391112.300.376.378.75421336643.315.078.198.00010.385.100.490.29297.0521.41

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21OF1--2---221.0002.00------128.30.6
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos221B117--110169811811781170.99310.00------12792.175.5
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos223B2---41254.8002.00------1271.61.3
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos222B2---------------1271.61.3
1949Boston Red SoxALMLBbos231B117--106979914811571148.9929.81------12295.976.0
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24OF45--104211107106.9912.36------11040.929.2
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos243B27--2958649387.9353.22------11024.517.5
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos241B21--19312115206205.9959.76------11019.113.6
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos242B5--1613173029.9675.80------1104.53.2
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24SS1--24-1661.0006.00------1100.90.6
1951Boston Red SoxALMLBbos251B62--55429361586583.9959.40------14144.040.3
1951Boston Red SoxALMLBbos252B44--117129932255246.9655.59------14131.228.6
1951Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25OF38--709228179.9752.08------14127.024.7
1951Boston Red SoxALMLBbos253B1--13-1441.0004.00------1410.70.6
1952Boston Red SoxALMLBbos262B103--2843401695640624.9756.06------13874.666.9
1952Boston Red SoxALMLBbos261B23--18417317204201.9858.74------13816.714.9
1952Boston Red SoxALMLBbos263B5--3101-1413.9292.60------1383.63.2
1952Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26OF4--4---441.0001.00------1382.92.6
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos272B112--2673061588588573.9745.12------12887.573.2
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos271B20--15113618170164.9658.20------12815.613.1
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos282B72--173208859389381.9795.29------12756.746.8
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos281B27--19516326214211.9867.81------12721.317.5
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28OF13--1411-1615.9381.15------12710.28.4
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos283B12--1123253634.9442.83------1279.47.8
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos292B143--3483732393744721.9695.04------14996.092.9
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos291B5--475135352.98110.40------1493.43.2
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29OF1---------------1490.70.6
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos302B95--2152661769498481.9665.06------10590.561.7
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal313B54--549369153147.9612.72------7374.035.5
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31OF9--9-1-109.9001.00------7312.35.9
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal311B8--563276159.9677.38------7311.05.3
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal312B5--1412242826.9295.20------736.83.3
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31SS5--12--331.0000.60------736.83.3
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha323B111--672041316284271.9542.44------11695.772.1
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha321B3--192-221211.0007.00------1162.61.9
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32SS1--12--331.0003.00------1160.90.6
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha322B1--22--441.0004.00------1160.90.6
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha333B74--571351010202192.9502.59------10471.248.1
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha332B3--45-1991.0003.00------1042.91.9
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha343B20--1738125655.9822.75------3066.713.0
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha342B7--914-523231.0003.29------3023.34.5
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha353B7--413111817.9442.43------4117.14.3
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha351B2--6---661.0003.00------414.91.2
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha352B1--11--221.0002.00------412.40.6
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou362B31--2545267270.9722.26------8237.819.4
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou363B17--1122724033.8251.94------8220.710.6
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou361B1---------------821.20.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 14 season(s)-   2B624--147517149345932823189.9725.11------6240.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 12 season(s)-   1B406--35752453641538563820.9919.41------4060.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 11 season(s)-   3B330--2546034852905857.9472.60------3300.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF111--2031253220215.9771.94------1110.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS7--48-112121.0001.71------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1947Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21---------1-
1948Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22--1172-2-----
1949Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23--117--------
1950Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24--215127---45-
1951Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25--6244-1---38-
1952Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26--23103-5---4-
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27--20112-------
1954Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28--2772-12---13-
1955Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29--5143-----1-
1956Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30---95-------
1957Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31--85554---9-
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32--311111-----
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33---3-74-----
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34---7-20-----
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35--21-7-----
1962Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou36--131-17-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959Chicago White SoxWorld SeriesMLB33513130001000500000.231.231.231.4623013.375.000.0000.0038.460.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs513130001000500000.231.231.231.4623013.375.000.0000.0038.460.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl42First Base Coach1628181.50016.05Lum Harris
1969Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl43First Base Coach1629369.574--1Lum HarrisLost NLCS (Mets)
1970Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl44First Base Coach1627686.46926.05Lum Harris
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1962-10-16Released by Astros. 
1962-05-15Released by White Sox. 
1962-05-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1957-12-03TradeTraded by Orioles with Ray Moore and Tito Francona to White Sox for Jack Harshman, Russ Heman, Jim Marshall and Larry Doby. 
1957-06-14TradeTraded by Red Sox to Orioles for Mike Fornieles. 
* 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.