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Bill KilleferTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1909-1921 MLB Years: 1909-1921
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PositionsC-1005, OF-1, 1B-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Lavier Killefer
Height5-10Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 10,1887PlaceBloomingdale,Michigan
Death DateJuly 3,1960 [72.267]
High SchoolPaw Paw (Paw Paw,MI)
MLB DebutSeptember 13,1909 [21.339]
OrganizationsPHI [7] CHN [4] SLA [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID13733Retrosheet IDkillb101MLBAM ID117055
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed46Power38Contact56XBH29RBIs54Runs32Hitting48Durability54Team.508Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1909St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-c211129040001200000000.138.138.138.2764029.138.000.069.1340.000.000.000.000.000.00
1910St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla-c2274193142422070012028000.124.184.155.339304215.124.031.093.1755.580.000.000.000.0016.67
1911Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-c23616330002000202000.188.188.188.3763018.214.000.000.1800.0011.110.000.000.000.00
1912Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-c248526818606312160414215000.224.241.280.5217510289.233.056.093.2491.384.843.500.35268.0016.67
1913Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-c25120360258814302420417110000.244.255.300.55510817375.257.056.072.2641.074.534.250.000.0019.32
1914Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-c2698299277010102730817310000.234.261.274.5358211320.248.040.077.2602.505.312.130.000.0015.71
1915Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-c2710532026769202453181443000.238.287.278.5658911345.248.040.103.2785.224.060.780.000.0014.47
1916Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-c289728622625432720814310000.217.246.294.5408412307.219.077.112.2622.614.561.750.9895.3319.35
1917Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-c291254092811212003140152149000.274.306.303.60912412437.289.029.076.2973.434.811.400.000.0010.71
1918Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-c301043313077103022501710313000.233.276.281.5579313364.240.048.115.2754.672.750.590.000.0016.88
1919Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-c31103315179010202250158213000.286.322.330.65210412345.293.044.108.3134.352.320.530.000.0013.33
1920Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-c3262191164271016228585000.220.280.267.547518212.226.047.089.2673.772.360.630.000.0019.05
1921Chicago CubsNLMLBchn-c3345133114310016334434000.323.357.331.688441144.333.008.038.3282.782.781.000.000.002.33
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter103531502377518621424039811312635102000.238.273.283.5568911113400.247.045.090.0003.323.711.120.12787.5014.78
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter63619581494715613415622357991759000.241.268.289.557565732091.252.048.087.0002.734.731.740.19489.5015.50
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3149707425228607615544271635000.260.303.301.604292341065.267.041.097.0004.132.540.610.000.0013.49
St. Louis Browns Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter85222142822082012028000.126.178.153.331344244.126.027.090.0004.920.000.000.000.0014.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games16249337118133138611820516000.238.273.283.55613917532.247.045.090.0003.323.711.120.12787.5014.78

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1909St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla21C11--3621626357.9055.18------11100.07.3
1910St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla22C73--3111242916464435.9385.96-----47498.647.4
1911Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23C6--2910114039.9756.50-----16100.03.9
1912Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24C85--4071341517556541.9736.36-----585100.055.9
1913Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25C118--570166916745736.9886.24-----512098.378.1
1913Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi251B1--1---111.0001.00------1200.80.7
1914Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26C90--4641541411632618.9786.87-----29891.858.4
1915Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27C104--539126196684665.9726.39-----810599.068.4
1916Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28C91--44389815540532.9855.85-----119793.859.5
1917Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29C120--6151381214765753.9846.28-----812596.078.9
1917Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29OF1--2---221.0002.00------1250.80.7
1918Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30C104--4871101112608597.9825.74-----7104100.080.6
1919Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31C100--47812487610602.9876.02-----310397.171.4
1920Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32C61--3048096393384.9776.30-----26298.439.6
1921Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33C42--1474376197190.9644.52-----24593.327.5
MLB Totals for C - 13 season(s)-   C1005--4830131914812962976149.9766.12-----5810050.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1909St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla21-11---------
1910St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla22-73---------
1911Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi23-6---------
1912Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24-85---------
1913Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25-1181--------
1914Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26-90---------
1915Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27-104---------
1916Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28-91---------
1917Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29-120-------1-
1918Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30-104---------
1919Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31-100---------
1920Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32-61---------
1921Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33-42---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1915Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB2711000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1918Chicago CubsWorld SeriesMLB30617221002002000000.118.211.176.3873119.118.058.17610.530.000.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs718221002002000000.111.200.167.3673120.111.056.16710.000.000.000.000.0050.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1921Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn33Manager1536489.41830.07 
1922Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn34Manager1548074.51913.05 
1923Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn35Manager1548371.53912.54 
1924Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn36Manager1538172.52912.05 
1925Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn37Manager1546886.44227.58 
1926St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln38Assistant Coach1548965.578--1Rogers HornsbyWon World Series (Yankees)
1927St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla39Assistant Coach1535994.38650.57Dan Howley
1928St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla40Assistant Coach1548272.53219.03Dan Howley
1929St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla41Assistant Coach1527973.52026.04Dan Howley
1930St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla42Manager1546490.41638.06 
1931St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla43Manager1546391.40945.05 
1932St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla44Manager1546391.40944.06 
1933St. Louis BrownsALMLBMLBsla45Manager1515596.36443.58 
1939Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBMLBbro51Assistant Coach1538469.54912.53Leo Durocher
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi54Assistant Coach15142109.27862.58Hans Lobert
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-12-11TradeTraded by Phillies with Pete Alexander to Cubs for Pickles Dillhoefer, Mike Prendergast and Cash. 
* 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.