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Billy HatcherTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1995 MLB Years: 1984-1995
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1728, DH-2, 2B-2Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Augustus Hatcher
Height5-9Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 4,1960 [57.318]PlaceWilliams,Arizona
High SchoolWilliams (Williams,AZ)
CollegeYavapai College (Prescott,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 6th round (131st overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (42nd overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Montreal Expos [Team Picks] in the 30th round (738th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-CHN-#3 ... 1985-CHN-#2 ... 1986-CHN-#2
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1984 [23.341]
OrganizationsCHN [5] HOU [4] BOS [3] CIN [3] KCA [1] PHI [1] PIT [1] TEX [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID12539Retrosheet IDhatcb001MLBAM ID115602
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed85Power48Contact85XBH50RBIs43Runs73Hitting70Durability69Team.509Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Geneva CubsNYPLA-chn-of20752895781153440131364184220.280.373.394.76711422339.313.114.280.35410.6212.091.141.1872.2527.16
1982Salinas SpursCalifA+chn-of21138549921711888598418404794500.311.365.417.78222934607.327.106.299.3526.597.741.181.3268.6319.88
1983Midland CubsTexAAchn-of22135545132163331110805686561123410.299.383.455.83824854629.320.156.363.37610.339.700.941.5954.5033.13
1984Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-of231505959616427189595618515491340.276.340.427.76725454659.290.151.301.3427.748.191.061.3766.1132.93
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22of2389110000201000010.111.200.111.3111010.111.000.333.10110.000.000.000.000.000.00
1985Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-of246727939781455191711244022200.280.339.419.75811724309.309.139.247.3387.7712.941.671.6255.8030.77
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn22of245316324401212102481232209.245.290.368.6586015178.252.123.160.2934.496.741.501.1281.5037.50
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of25127419551081546363814225256113.258.302.356.65814925453.282.098.208.2954.8611.482.361.3269.8323.15
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of261415649616728311635394270975111.296.352.415.76723442627.320.119.271.3386.7011.161.671.7551.2725.15
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of27145530791422547523213375688846.268.321.370.69119636591.284.102.208.3106.269.481.511.1875.7125.35
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of281083954990153344226305313423.228.281.304.58512021433.254.076.192.2676.9312.241.770.69131.6723.33
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29of28278610214017210910001.244.253.326.57928587.263.082.093.2610.0010.340.001.1586.0023.81
1989Totals for NL-NL         13548159111193451247306223424.231.277.308.58514826520.255.077.175.2665.7711.922.070.77120.2523.42
1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22of29139504681392855253010334261154.276.327.381.70819238545.293.105.210.3186.067.711.270.92100.8027.34
1991Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22of3013844245116253441119265574349.262.312.360.67215932482.290.098.161.3015.3911.412.120.83110.5027.59
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22of3143941027302100251100302.287.314.383.697365102.298.096.128.3134.9010.782.201.9647.0018.52
1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22of3175315377516212346174136119.238.283.311.5949819342.270.073.121.2724.9711.992.410.29315.0025.33
1992Totals for MLB-MLB         11840947102192333482252364111.249.290.328.61813424444.277.079.122.2814.9511.712.360.68136.3323.53
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22of3213650871146243957147284611114414.287.336.400.73620336562.300.113.181.3274.988.191.641.6056.4424.66
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos22of334416424409111845111413203.244.292.329.6215411181.258.085.146.2786.087.731.270.55164.0027.50
1994Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3of33431341533512134161402402.246.271.343.614468146.254.097.164.2684.119.592.331.3767.0024.24
1994Totals for MLB-MLB         87298397314233186172815605.245.283.336.61910019327.256.091.154.2745.208.561.650.9299.3326.03
1995Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca-of3426105142951112429620125.276.342.371.713397117.283.095.200.3167.695.130.670.85105.0024.14
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex14of34612211000001100000.083.154.167.3212113.091.084.167.1527.697.691.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1233433958611462103054399218872674765553382376.264.312.364.67615782944752.284.100.191.0005.6210.021.781.1480.3525.65
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter591236243068611246372692305822524942141795.290.360.424.78410011952660.310.134.301.0008.469.361.111.3963.8428.43
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter24397914927146241590773184100133665.277.340.419.759410851085.294.142.275.0007.749.221.191.3865.2731.37
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter135545132163331110805686561123410.299.383.455.83824854629.320.156.363.00010.339.700.941.5954.5033.13
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter138549921711888598418404794500.311.365.417.78222934607.327.106.299.0006.597.741.181.3268.6319.88
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter752895781153440131364184220.280.373.394.76711422339.313.114.280.00010.6212.091.141.1872.2527.16
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter521190827950783142719514542131231232418823.266.318.366.6846991242104.288.100.223.0006.2310.981.761.2870.6724.46
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter320104012328256811764121641081357915.271.319.372.691387751129.292.101.182.0005.679.571.690.9794.5526.60
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter255987132261496119822185610115207526.264.312.360.672355661085.283.096.156.0005.169.311.801.0189.7325.29
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6117225411212104491232219.238.285.355.6406115188.244.117.169.0004.796.381.331.0686.0036.59
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter431341533512134161402402.246.271.343.614468146.254.097.164.0004.119.592.331.3767.0024.24
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter278610214017210910001.244.253.326.57928587.263.082.093.0000.0010.340.001.1586.0023.81
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter612211000001100000.083.154.167.3212113.091.084.167.0007.697.691.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625707715128475229113563775310.264.312.364.67620739624.284.100.191.0005.6210.021.781.1480.3525.65
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626471181883113107463166268124521.290.360.424.78427453729.310.134.301.0008.469.361.111.3963.8428.43

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Geneva Cubs NYPLA-chn20OF75--1387112156145.9291.93------75100.0100.0
1982Salinas Spurs CalifA+chn21OF138--2351012-257245.9531.78------138100.098.6
1983Midland Cubs TexAAchn22OF131--28617132316303.9592.31------13597.096.3
1984Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn23OF148--3031572325318.9782.15------15098.796.1
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23OF4--21--331.0000.75------850.02.5
1985Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn24OF67--157441165161.9762.40------67100.047.5
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24OF44--7721-8079.9881.80------5383.027.3
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25OF121--22674-237233.9831.93------12795.374.7
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26OF140--2761646296292.9862.09------14199.386.4
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27OF142--280752292287.9832.02------14597.987.7
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28OF104--223121226224.9912.15------10896.364.2
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28OF20--27---27271.0001.35------2774.112.3
1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29OF131--3081012319318.9972.43------13994.280.9
1991Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30OF121--24845-257252.9812.08------13887.774.7
1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31OF75--14555-155150.9682.00------75100.046.3
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31OF23--29-1-3029.9671.26------4353.514.2
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32OF130--284622292290.9932.23------13695.680.2
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos322B2---------------1361.51.2
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33OF43--873319390.9682.09------4497.737.4
1994Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33OF40--684--72721.0001.80------4393.034.8
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33DH1---------------442.30.9
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca34OF26--52-1-5352.9812.00------26100.018.1
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex34OF5--91--10101.0002.00------683.33.5
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex34DH1---------------616.70.7
MLB Totals for OF - 12 season(s)-   OF1143--228967331423892356.9862.06------11430.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF241--51219123543531.9782.20------2410.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF131--28617132316303.9592.31------1310.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF138--2351012-257245.9531.78------1380.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF75--1387112156145.9291.93------750.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Geneva Cubs NYPLA-chn20---------75-
1982Salinas Spurs CalifA+chn21---------138-
1983Midland Cubs TexAAchn22---------131-
1984Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn23---------148-
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23---------4-
1985Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn24---------67-
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24---------44-
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25---------121-
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26---------140-
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27---------142-
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28---------104-
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28---------20-
1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29---------131-
1991Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30---------121-
1992Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31---------75-
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31---------23-
1993Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32---2-----130-
1994Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33---------431
1994Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33---------40-
1995Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca34---------26-
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex34---------51

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB25625470012303200000.280.357.400.75710128.273.120.36010.717.140.673.5725.0014.29
1990Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB29415251012000200000.333.333.600.9339215.333.267.2670.0013.330.006.6715.0040.00
1990Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB29412694102002200000.750.7861.2502.03615514.900.500.66714.2914.291.000.000.0055.56
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs10406121024303400000.300.349.475.82419343.294.175.3256.989.301.334.6520.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs412694102002200000.750.7861.2502.03615514.900.500.66714.2914.291.000.000.0055.56

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1998Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba37First Base Coach1626399.38951.05Larry Rothschild
1999Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba38First Base Coach1626993.42629.05Larry Rothschild
2000Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba39Third Base Coach1616992.42918.05Larry Rothschild
2001Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba40Third Base Coach16262100.38334.05Larry Rothschild,Hal McRae
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba41Bench Coach16155106.34248.05Hal McRae-
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba42First Base Coach1626399.38938.05Lou Piniella-
2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba43First Base Coach1617091.43530.54Lou Piniella-
2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba44First Base Coach1626795.41428.05Lou Piniella-
2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin46First Base Coach1627290.44413.05Jerry Narron,Pete Mackanin
2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin47First Base Coach1627488.45723.55Dusty Baker
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin48First Base Coach1627884.48113.05Dusty Baker
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin49First Base Coach1629171.562--1Dusty BakerLost in 1st Round (Phillies)
2011Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin50First Base Coach1627983.48817.03Dusty Baker
2012Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin51First Base Coach1629765.599--1Dusty BakerLost in 1st Round (Giants)
2013Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin52First Base Coach1629072.5567.03Dusty BakerLost NL Wild-Card Game (Pirates)
2014Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin53First Base Coach1627686.46914.04Bryan Price
2015Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin54First Base Coach1626498.39536.05Bryan Price
2016Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin55Third Base Coach1626894.42035.55Bryan Price
2017Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin56Third Base Coach1626894.42024.05Bryan Price
2018Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin57Third Base Coach1215269.43018.05Bryan Price,Jim Riggleman
* 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

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1988National League Player of the Week (May 16-May 22)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1995-06-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1995-05-16Released by Rangers. 
1995-04-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-05-31TradeTraded by Red Sox with Paul Quantrill to Phillies for Mike Sullivan and Wes Chamberlain. 
1992-11-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1992-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-07-09TradeTraded by Reds to Red Sox for Tom Bolton. 
1990-04-03TradeTraded by Pirates to Reds for Jeff Richardson and Mike Roesler. 
1989-08-18TradeTraded by Astros to Pirates for Glenn Wilson. 
1985-12-16TradeTraded by Cubs with Steve Engel to Astros for Jerry Mumphrey. 
* 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
1985Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2460,000-51633-370,78060,00060,000
1986Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2580,000-5422323386,34760,000140,000
1987Houston AstrosTeam Payroll26110,000-3992043344,90660,000250,000
1988Houston AstrosTeam Payroll27240,000-3501851392,10762,500490,000
1989Houston AstrosTeam Payroll28495,000-2521469++429,80262,500985,000
1989Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll28495,000-2521169++429,80262,500985,000
1990Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll29690,000-234767++515,727100,0001,675,000
1991Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll301,250,000-180775++742,231100,0002,925,000
1992Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll311,600,000-196876++962,245109,0004,525,000
1992Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll311,600,000-1961376++962,245109,0004,525,000
1993Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll321,000,000-2631471++968,431109,0005,525,000
1994Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll33650,000-3161565957,101109,0006,175,000
1994Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll33650,000-3161665957,101109,0006,175,000
1995Texas RangersTeam Payroll34109,000-75341-999,520109,0006,284,000
* 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