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Bill HandsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1959-1975 MLB Years: 1965-1975
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PositionsP-374Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Alfred Hands Jr.
Height6-2Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 6,1940PlaceHackensack,New Jersey
Death DateMarch 9,2017 [76.307]
High SchoolRutherford (Rutherford,NJ)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1959 by the San Francisco Giants.
MLB DebutJune 3,1965 [25.028]
OrganizationsCHN [7] SFN [7] MIN [2] TEX [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID12384Retrosheet IDhandb101MLBAM ID115413
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts45Walks82Hittable44SO/BB77vsPower44Hitting19Durability54Team.520Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1959nullD--Rel19144.6413013000064.0554433040530001.487.73--5.637.451.33.200-
1960nullA+--Rel2010135.14350350000175.01891401000931460001.619.72--4.787.511.57.435-
1961nullA---Rel21674.6418018000095.01066249051870001.6510.04--4.838.241.71.462-
1962nullA--Rel2214122.91300300000210.017588680811770001.227.50--3.477.592.19.538-
1963nullAA--Rel23100.0010100009.05000270000.785.00--2.007.003.501.000-
1963nullAAA--Rel23265.8014014000045.0593529020270001.7611.80--4.005.401.35.250-
1963Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0364.8315015000054.0643529022340001.5910.67--3.675.671.55.3332.44
1964nullAAA--Rel24773.42680680000121.011153460541260001.368.26--4.029.372.33.500-
1965nullAAA--Rel251762.19260260000197.016765480541550001.127.63--2.477.082.87.739-
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32S/R250216.5042200006.01311110650003.1719.50--9.007.500.83.0003.85
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49ST268134.5841261500102159.016891811759934201.439.510.963.345.261.58.3813.89
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49S/R27782.4649113831216150.01344641948844001.218.040.542.885.041.75.4673.16
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49ST2816102.893834411400258.2221918326361484000.997.690.901.255.154.11.6152.96
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49ST2920142.494141018300300.02681028321731815001.148.040.632.195.432.48.5882.94
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49ST3018153.703938112211265.027812110920761709101.349.440.682.585.772.24.5453.20
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49ST3112183.423635114110242.02481129227501285001.239.211.001.864.752.56.4003.46
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49ST321183.00322846330189.016873631247961101.148.000.572.244.572.04.5792.95
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin17S/R337103.4939152431172142.013869551441785001.268.750.892.604.941.90.4123.61
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin49S/R34454.4535102500163115.01305757925742101.3410.140.701.955.772.96.4442.96
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex34ST34201.93220110014.011330340001.007.07--1.932.571.331.0002.65
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex49ST35674.02181804100109.211858491228677001.339.680.982.305.502.39.4623.55
D Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter144.6413013000064.0554433040530001.487.73--5.637.451.33.200-
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1111103.35374260114721769141949.01895834727167492112846501.228.740.772.275.202.29.5020.71
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter57513.5919201920000852.081244334003557250001.378.58--3.757.662.04.528-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter26193.0510801080000363.033715312301283080001.288.36--3.177.642.41.578-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100.0010100009.05000270000.785.00--2.007.003.501.000-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10135.14350350000175.01891401000931460001.619.72--4.787.511.57.435-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14122.91300300000210.017588680811770001.227.50--3.477.592.19.538-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter674.6418018000095.01066249051870001.6510.04--4.838.241.71.462-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter92863.182762136364143691563.1148563655213238990032401.208.550.762.245.182.31.517-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11153.9274254931335257.026812611223661527101.309.370.802.315.322.30.423-
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter873.78202005200123.212961521231717001.299.390.872.265.172.29.533-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0216.5042200006.01311110650003.1719.50--9.007.500.83.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13123.354229138282220.0214948219551275101.228.740.772.275.202.29.5200.71
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15133.59500500000220.0210114880921870001.378.58--3.757.662.04.536-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32p2541000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49p2641492210010032304000.041.096.061.1573156.077.020.082.0815.3641.077.670.000.0050.00
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49p2749380400030032604000.105.171.105.2764045.333.000.079.1386.6757.788.670.000.000.00
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49p2838822500000035007000.061.094.061.1555092.156.000.037.0773.2654.3516.670.000.000.00
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49p29419859000300445111000.092.136.092.22890114.170.000.041.1143.5139.4711.250.000.000.00
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49p303975610200600153309200.133.272.160.432122101.227.027.227.22314.8532.672.200.000.0020.00
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49p3136723630060064209000.083.154.125.2799387.200.042.125.1406.9048.287.000.000.0050.00
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn49p3232571100000053004002.018.097.018.1151066.037.000.088.0717.5845.456.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter2804721937600190039249148202.078.150.091.241436562.164.013.095.0006.9444.316.380.000.0016.22
Chicago Cubs Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter2764711937600190039249148202.079.150.091.241436561.165.012.096.0006.9544.396.380.000.0016.22
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter41000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622731121300110023144128101.078.150.091.241253325.164.013.095.0006.9444.316.380.000.0016.22

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25P4-6-2--221.0000.500.33-----4100.02.5
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26P41-1591233414945.9181.100.28-----41100.025.3
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P49-1501124113635.9720.710.23-----49100.030.4
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28P38-25821391-6160.9841.580.23-----38100.023.5
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn29P41-3001656327572.9601.760.24-----41100.025.3
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30P39-2652242326764.9551.640.24-----39100.024.1
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31P36-2422132225553.9641.470.22-----36100.022.2
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32P32-1891221513833.8681.030.1714766.7232100.020.6
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33P39-142420222624.9230.620.1710471.4139100.024.1
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin34P35-115910--19191.0000.540.17-----35100.021.6
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex34P2-1412--331.0001.500.21-----2100.01.3
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex35P18-1091116313027.9001.500.25-----18100.011.1
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P374-19491402972412461437.9481.170.22241168.633740.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn254----------
1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2641----------
1967Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2749----------
1968Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2838----------
1969Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2941----------
1970Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3039----------
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3136----------
1972Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3232----------
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3339----------
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin3435----------
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex342----------
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex3518----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1976-02-24TradeTraded by Rangers to Mets for George Stone. 
1974-09-09Claimed on waivers by Rangers from Twins. 
1972-11-30TradeTraded by Cubs with Bob Maneely and Joe Decker to Twins for Dave LaRoche. 
1965-12-02TradeTraded by Giants with Randy Hundley to Cubs for Don Landrum and Lindy McDaniel. 
1959-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
* 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.