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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
William Frederick Hoeft
Stat Years
1952-1966  [mlb] 1952-1966
Height/Weight
6-3 / 205
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (505)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2010-03-16 [77.303]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Oshkosh Christian (Oshkosh,WI)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1952-04-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 19.336)
Service Time
Organizations
DET [8] BAL [4] SFN [2] CHN [2] BOS [1] MLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12878 ... retro id: hoefb101 ... mlbam id: 116015
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1952Detroit TigersALMLBdet44201---274.323410109244125.012366601463675051.498.861.014.544.824.751.06.222
    1952MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----201---274.323410109244125.012366601463675051.498.861.014.544.824.751.06.222
    1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet44212---9144.83292790222197.22231131062458902141.4210.151.092.644.105.151.55.391
    1953MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----211---9144.84292790222197.72231131062458902141.4210.181.102.654.115.161.55.391
    1954Detroit TigersALMLBdet44223---7154.583425104591175.0180938922591143041.379.261.133.035.864.781.93.318
    1954MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----221---7154.583425104591175.0180938922591143041.379.261.133.035.864.781.93.318
    1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet38,44234---1672.993229177030220.0187757317751330031.197.650.703.075.443.071.77.696
    1955MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----231---1672.993229177030220.0187757317751330031.197.650.703.075.443.071.77.696
    1956Detroit TigersALMLBdet44245---20144.063834184240248.0276127112221041727051.5310.020.803.776.244.611.65.588
    1956MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----241---20144.063834184240248.0276127112221041727051.5310.020.803.776.244.611.65.588
    1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet44256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9113.483428101461207.0188858015691111051.248.170.653.004.833.701.61.450
    1957MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9113.483428101461207.0188858015691111051.248.170.653.004.833.701.61.450
    1958Detroit TigersALMLBdet44267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1094.153621609153143.014870661549943011.389.310.943.085.924.411.92.526
    1958MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1094.153621609153143.014870661549943011.389.310.943.085.924.411.92.526
    1959Detroit TigersALMLBdet44278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.0022000009.06550420011.116.000.004.002.005.000.50.500
    1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos39278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf035.60530002017.22212111880011.7011.210.514.084.086.111.00.000
    1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf115.7116300613041.0502926619302001.6810.981.324.176.596.371.58.500
    1959MLB Totals: DET-BOS-BALbyYearMLB----273Log - Sp - Ext - Perf255.6323800615067.7784642731402021.6210.450.944.155.366.161.29.286
    1960Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal20289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.3419000819018.218109214140001.718.680.966.756.754.821.00.667
    1960MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf214.4519000819018.718109214140001.768.900.996.926.924.951.00.667
    1961Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal202910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf742.0235123110233138.010637317551005011.176.910.463.596.522.411.82.636
    1961MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf742.0235123110233138.010637317551005011.176.910.463.596.522.411.82.636
    1962Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal203011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf484.595740027537113.21036258743732011.288.160.553.405.784.911.70.333
    1962MLB Totals: BALbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf484.615740027537113.71036258743732011.298.190.563.425.804.931.70.333
    1963San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn73112Log - Sp - Ext - Perf204.4423000923424.126121251081001.489.621.853.702.964.440.801.000
    1963MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf204.4823000923424.326121251081001.499.711.873.732.994.480.801.000
    1964Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln263213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf403.80420001442473.1763531918471011.289.331.102.215.774.302.611.000
    1964MLB Totals: MLNbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf403.82420001442473.3763531918471011.299.361.112.225.794.312.611.000
    1965Chicago CubsNLMLBchn403314Log - Sp - Ext - Perf222.8129210727151.1412116320440001.197.190.533.517.713.682.20.500
    1965MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf222.8229210727151.3412116320440001.197.220.533.527.753.702.20.500
    1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn403415Log - Sp - Ext - Perf124.61360001836341.0432821414302011.399.440.883.076.596.152.14.333
    1966San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn303415Log - Sp - Ext - Perf027.3640001403.24330330001.919.820.007.367.367.361.00.000
    1966MLB Totals: CHN-SFNbyYearMLB----342Log - Sp - Ext - Perf144.89400001940344.7473124417332011.459.570.813.466.726.311.94.200
    MLB Totals (18 yrs)971013.945052007517131305331,847.318208838091736851140341331.368.870.843.345.554.301.66.490
    American League Totals (13 yrs)88953.95371198741782173211,653.716307847261526201008301311.368.870.833.385.494.271.63.481
    National League Totals (5 yrs)963.871342104913212193.7190998321651324021.328.850.983.036.154.612.03.600
    Detroit Tigers Totals (8 yrs)74784.0223917671163163111,324.71331634591129481783211281.379.050.883.275.324.311.63.487
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (4 yrs)14143.5912719315110810311.3277138124221312179021.318.010.643.796.283.991.66.500
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)343.62652102563492.3844937734742011.288.210.683.327.234.792.18.429
    Milwaukee Braves Totals (1 yrs)403.82420001442473.3763531918471011.299.361.112.225.794.312.611.000
    San Francisco Giants Totals (2 yrs)224.82270001027428.0301515513111001.549.641.614.183.544.820.85.500
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)035.76530002017.72212111880011.7411.510.524.194.196.281.00.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1952Detroit TigersALMLBdet4420p---134403610010021501001.150.190.175.3654371.075.025.0004.6534.887.500.00.0016.7
    1953Detroit TigersALMLBdet4421p---2306481110040091703001.172.274.188.46276121.156.016.00011.8422.371.890.00.009.1
    1954Detroit TigersALMLBdet4422p---33552510600600102400101.192.317.308.62563166.308.116.34515.8738.102.400.00.0060.0
    1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet38,4423p---43682917200400102504001.207.293.232.52596192.146.025.29810.4226.042.500.00.0011.8
    1956Detroit TigersALMLBdet4424p---542801620310900122205001.250.348.313.66197254.213.063.34512.3722.681.830.00.0020.0
    1957Detroit TigersALMLBdet4425pL-S-E-P642671310203100051405103.149.205.313.51878215.239.164.1376.4117.952.8022.33.8550.0
    1958Detroit TigersALMLBdet4426pL-S-E-P74344101202050041101101.273.327.364.69150162.182.091.3538.0022.002.750.00.0016.7
    1959Detroit TigersALMLBdet4427pL-S-E-P833010000000002000.333.333.333.666510.000.000.3330.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1959Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3927pL-S-E-P873100000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1959Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2927pL-S-E-P81612031000000600001.250.250.333.5831241.083.083.5000.0050.000.000.00.0033.3
    1960Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2028pL-S-E-P9191000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1961Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2029pL-S-E-P1035391700040041302100.179.250.179.4294670.103.000.2598.7028.263.250.00.000.0
    1962Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2030pL-S-E-P115719532001007701001.158.385.263.6482752.474.105.25025.9325.931.000.00.0066.7
    1963San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn731pL-S-E-P122310100010010010001.0001.0001.0002.0003101.000.0001.00033.330.000.000.00.000.0
    1964Milwaukee BravesNLMLBmln2632pL-S-E-P13429120002003303000.222.417.222.6391520.333.000.33320.0020.001.000.00.000.0
    1965Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4033pL-S-E-P142911130000000300001.273.273.273.5461130.000.000.3750.0027.270.000.00.000.0
    1966Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4034pL-S-E-P15364010000000100000.250.250.250.500410.000.000.3330.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)5295317310718334700671620284012.202.289.264.55363014024.188.062.28110.6325.712.42177.00.4822.4
    American League Totals (13 yrs)3995067110018334400631550244011.198.284.263.54759713324.190.065.27610.5525.962.46168.70.5024.0
    National League Totals (4 yrs)13025270003004704001.280.379.280.6593370.160.000.38912.1221.211.750.00.000.0
    Detroit Tigers Totals (8 yrs)26543264871533390052128021309.201.285.271.55650811721.190.070.27610.2425.202.46144.00.5924.1
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (4 yrs)12771613300500112603102.183.289.225.51486163.197.042.28312.7930.232.360.00.0023.1
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)6515140000000400001.267.267.267.5341540.000.000.3640.0026.670.000.00.000.0
    Milwaukee Braves Totals (1 yrs)429120002003303000.222.417.222.6391520.333.000.33320.0020.001.000.00.000.0
    San Francisco Giants Totals (1 yrs)2310100010010010001.0001.0001.0002.0003101.000.0001.00033.330.000.000.00.000.0
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)73100000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    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
    1952Detroit TigersALMLB20P340125.0525243230.9380.900.2422.1100.05
    1953Detroit TigersALMLB21P290197.21424204038.9501.300.1918.896.76
    1954Detroit TigersALMLB22P340175.0618122524.9600.700.1422.197.16
    1955Detroit TigersALMLB23P320220.07210228281.0000.900.1320.888.95
    1956Detroit TigersALMLB24P380248.0528113433.9710.900.1324.790.55
    1957Detroit TigersALMLB25P340207.0828223836.9471.100.1722.181.07
    1958Detroit TigersALMLB26P360143.0615322421.8750.600.1523.483.75
    1959Baltimore OriolesALMLB27P16041.0071187.8750.400.1710.4100.010
    1959Boston Red SoxALMLB27P5017.24300771.0001.400.413.271.422
    1959Detroit TigersALMLB27P209.00200221.0001.000.221.366.715
    1960Baltimore OriolesALMLB28P19018.23301661.0000.300.3312.3100.09
    1961Baltimore OriolesALMLB29P350138.09250234341.0001.000.2521.6100.04
    1962Baltimore OriolesALMLB30P570113.21017222927.9310.500.2435.2100.01
    1963San Francisco GiantsNLMLB31P23024.1142075.7140.200.2114.2100.010
    1964Milwaukee BravesNLMLB32P42073.14140018181.0000.400.2525.9100.03
    1965Chicago CubsNLMLB33P29051.1071087.8750.200.1417.9100.08
    1966Chicago CubsNLMLB34P36041.0580013131.0000.400.3222.2100.06
    1966San Francisco GiantsNLMLB34P403.2000000.0000.000.002.5100.012
    MLB Totals - (P)50501,844872491719353336.9520.700.180.00.00
    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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    1952MLB34----------
    1953MLB29----------
    1954MLB34----------
    1955MLB32----------
    1956MLB38----------
    1957MLB34----------
    1958MLB36----------
    1959MLB23----------
    1960MLB19----------
    1961MLB35----------
    1962MLB57----------
    1963MLB23----------
    1964MLB42----------
    1965MLB29----------
    1966MLB40----------
    Totals505----------