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Bill KnickerbockerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1933-1942 MLB Years: 1933-1942
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PositionsSS-649, 2B-211, 3B-17Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Hart Knickerbocker
Height5-11Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 29,1911PlaceLos Angeles,California
Death DateSeptember 8,1963 [51.254]
High SchoolRoosevelt (Los Angeles,CA)
MLB DebutApril 12,1933 [21.105]
OrganizationsCLE [4] NYA [3] CHA [1] PHA [1] SLA [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID13843Retrosheet IDknicb101MLBAM ID117189
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed62Power62Contact28XBH66RBIs43Runs50Hitting60Durability59Team.518Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26ss21802792063163232141130013000.226.255.326.5819121303.247.100.129.2683.639.902.730.66139.5033.33
1934Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4ss2214659382188325467662540212000.317.347.408.75524241632.335.091.133.3473.966.331.600.63148.2521.81
1935Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle5ss23132540771613450552122731010000.298.332.380.71220539577.316.082.113.3284.685.371.150.000.0024.22
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4ss24155618811823538735145630111000.294.354.400.75424746686.300.106.181.3518.164.370.541.1777.2525.27
1937St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla1ss251214915312829546132303209000.261.303.365.66817938530.273.104.167.3085.666.041.070.75122.7529.69
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya102b264612815328312100111004000.250.309.383.6924912143.265.133.219.3187.696.990.910.70128.0037.50
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss-2b27613221001000000001.154.154.231.3853113.154.077.077.1720.000.000.000.000.0050.00
1940New York YankeesALMLBnya10ss-3b28451241730811101114834003.242.333.347.6804310145.252.105.218.3209.665.520.570.69124.0033.33
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2,122b29893435184232729654127210004.245.329.385.71413232396.249.140.262.33610.356.820.661.7749.0038.10
1942Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha22b30872892573120119122930190011.253.323.304.6278813328.279.051.149.3068.849.151.030.30289.0017.81
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter9073418423943198272836825462442389820019.276.326.374.70012792533753.290.098.164.0006.506.340.980.75122.0726.83
Cleveland Indians Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter513203026059411716142271436119131346000.293.333.387.7207851472198.308.094.142.0005.415.961.100.64145.0024.75
St. Louis Browns Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1214915312829546132303209000.261.303.365.66817938530.273.104.167.0005.666.041.070.75122.7529.69
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter893435184232729654127210004.245.329.385.71413232396.249.140.262.00010.356.820.661.7749.0038.10
Philadelphia Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter872892573120119122930190011.253.323.304.6278813328.279.051.149.0008.849.151.030.30289.0017.81
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter97265346417423211251838004.242.314.358.6729523301.253.116.211.0008.315.980.720.66132.5035.94
Average MLB - Per 162 games16261076168355566484443215003.276.326.374.70022845670.290.098.164.0006.506.340.980.75122.0726.83

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21SS80--1512332537409384.9394.80------80100.053.0
1934Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22SS146--26245128106741713.9624.88------146100.094.8
1935Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23SS128--2474533282732700.9565.47------13297.083.7
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24SS155--3134864097839799.9525.15------155100.0100.6
1937St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla25SS115--2053682559598573.9584.98------12195.074.7
1937St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla252B6--1511152726.9634.33------1215.03.9
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya262B34--7886323167164.9824.82------4673.922.4
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya26SS3--43-2771.0002.33------466.52.0
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya27SS2--16--771.0003.50------633.31.3
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya272B2--56-111111.0005.50------633.31.3
1940New York YankeesALMLBnya28SS19--22431126665.9853.42------4542.212.3
1940New York YankeesALMLBnya283B17--1134565045.9002.65------4537.811.0
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBcha292B88--2042211358438425.9704.83------8998.957.1
1942Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha302B81--1782201545413398.9644.91------8793.152.6
1942Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha30SS1----1-1---------871.10.6
MLB Totals for SS - 9 season(s)-   SS649--1205204315239534003248.9555.00------6490.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B211--4805443213210561024.9704.85------2110.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B17--1134565045.9002.65------170.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1933Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle21----80------
1934Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22----146------
1935Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle23----128------
1936Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24----155------
1937St. Louis BrownsALMLBsla25---6115------
1938New York YankeesALMLBnya26---343------
1939New York YankeesALMLBnya27---22------
1940New York YankeesALMLBnya28----1917-----
1941Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29---88-------
1942Philadelphia AthleticsALMLBpha30---811------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1943-05-09Released by Yankees. 
1943-01-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1942-12-05Released by Athletics. 
1942-04-03Claimed on waivers by Athletics from White Sox. 
1940-12-31TradeTraded by Yankees to White Sox for Ken Silvestri. 
1938-02-15TradeTraded by Browns to Yankees for Don Heffner and Cash. 
1937-01-17TradeTraded by Indians with Oral Hildebrand and Joe Vosmik to Browns for Moose Solters, Lyn Lary and Ivy Andrews. 
* 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.