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Bill LongTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1991 MLB Years: 1985-1991
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-328Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Douglas Long
Height6-0Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 29,1960 [58.137]PlaceCincinnati,Ohio
High SchoolArchbishop Moeller (Cincinnati,OH)
CollegeMiami University (Oxford,OH)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (32nd overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-SDN-#9
MLB DebutJuly 21,1985 [25.143]
OrganizationsCHA [6] SDN [4] CHN [1] KCA [1] MON [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID14444Retrosheet IDlongb002MLBAM ID117902
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts33Walks76Hittable40SO/BB65vsPower40Hitting2Durability58Team.491Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1979MiamiCollegeNCAAFrS/R19812.1018810210073.0552317035610001.236.78--4.327.521.74.889-
1980MiamiCollegeNCAASoS/R20642.201596640073.2532518030500001.136.48--3.676.111.67.600-
1981MiamiCollegeNCAAJrST21631.74990930067.0481613019460001.006.42--2.546.152.42.667-
1981Salem RedbirdsCaroA+sdn-ST21922.7914131430087.0813127628808001.258.380.622.908.282.86.818-
1982Amarillo Gold SoxTexAAsdn-ST2212104.40272709100198.0222116979531174001.3910.070.412.415.312.21.545-
1983Beaumont Golden GatorsTexAAsdn-ST23255.6510100100065.0804741128332001.6511.020.143.864.551.18.286-
1983Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-S/R23557.6518117001062.0996653828413002.0414.291.164.045.921.46.500-
1983Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R07106.63282171010127.217911394956745001.8412.620.633.955.221.32.4123.83
1984Beaumont Golden GatorsTexAAsdn-ST241452.93252414210159.214956528671145001.358.400.453.786.431.70.737-
1985Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-ST251363.51252237110151.014669591243711001.258.680.712.564.221.65.684-
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36S/R250110.29431001014.025171645131002.1416.072.573.218.362.60.0005.61
1986Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-ST26993.88222205000146.015973631544864001.399.800.922.715.301.95.500-
1987Hawaii IslandersPCLAAAcha-ST27204.15220000013.015760460001.4610.38--2.774.151.501.000-
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46S/R27884.37292365221169.017985822028720131.229.531.071.493.832.57.5004.11
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha47S/R288114.0347182930142174.018789782143772041.329.671.092.223.981.79.4214.26
1989Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcha-ST29122.77330210026.0178822140000.735.880.690.694.857.00.333-
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha47S/R29553.9230822003198.21014943837513041.409.210.733.374.651.38.5004.03
1990Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-kca-S/R30243.6616106004164.0683226517581001.339.560.702.398.163.41.333-
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha47Rel30016.3540400005.26542220001.419.533.183.183.181.00.0007.75
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37Rel30614.37420420021555.2662927821321011.5610.671.293.405.171.52.8574.71
1991Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-S/R31145.131046001133.0322019614171001.388.641.623.784.591.21.200-
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon48Rel310010.8030300101.24220400004.8021.60--21.60--0.00-10.06
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter27274.371595210782429516.25682762526314024771121.379.861.092.434.291.76.5001.51
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter70524.0317214824328821004.010685254517232863729001.399.550.642.935.701.94.574-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter31264.3380641614231431.1468243208431352359001.409.750.902.814.901.74.544-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter28204.046261114310422.04512191901814826411001.419.590.383.155.611.78.583-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter922.7914131430087.0813127628808001.258.380.622.908.282.86.818-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter243.6616106004164.0683226517581001.339.560.702.398.163.41.333-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2082.0242261617800213.115664480841570001.126.56--3.536.601.87.714-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter21264.35114526282204460.04982452235511521561111.339.721.072.244.191.87.447-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter614.37420420021555.2662927821321011.5610.671.293.405.171.52.857-
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0010.8030300101.24220400004.8021.60--21.60--0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11114.3767224531184220.024111710727591053051.379.861.092.434.291.76.5001.51
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15114.03383267220220.02331159916721396001.399.550.642.935.701.94.577-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-p23189100000000300000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1984Beaumont Golden GatorsTexAAsdn-p2427401210050042603100.050.133.075.2083148.133.025.125.1128.3354.176.500.000.0050.00
1986Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-p26236120000000200000.333.333.333.666206.500.000.000.3010.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn37p30425000000001400000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.11816.6766.674.000.000.000.00
1991Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-p31102000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter425000000001400000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.00016.6766.674.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter78573410050043204100.070.129.088.2175166.154.018.088.0006.0648.488.000.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5117220000000601000.118.118.118.2362018.182.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter27401210050042603100.050.133.075.2083148.133.025.125.0008.3354.176.500.000.0050.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter425000000001400000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.00016.6766.674.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162190000000041500000.000.167.000.1670023.000.000.200.00016.6766.674.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16211868200100086608200.070.129.088.217102137.154.018.088.0006.0648.488.000.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Salem Redbirds CaroA+sdn21P14--910-119191.0001.36------14100.010.0
1982Amarillo Gold Sox TexAAsdn22P27--1635225351.9621.89------27100.020.0
1983Beaumont Golden Gators TexAAsdn23P10--3182-2321.9132.10------10100.07.4
1983Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn23P18--413111817.9440.94------18100.012.6
1984Beaumont Golden Gators TexAAsdn24P25--1129424440.9091.60------2792.618.4
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha25P25--1316233129.9351.16------25100.017.6
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P4-1423--551.0001.250.36-----4100.02.5
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha26P22--10222-3432.9411.45------2395.715.5
1987Hawaii Islanders PCLAAAcha27P2--211143.7501.50------2100.01.4
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P29-1691425324239.9291.340.23-----29100.017.9
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P47-174725--32321.0000.680.18-----47100.029.2
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P30-98915--24241.0000.800.24-----30100.018.6
1990Eugene Emeralds NwstA-kca30P16--39--12121.0000.75------16100.021.1
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn30P42-55591-1514.9330.330.25-----42100.025.9
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha30P4-512--331.0000.750.60-----4100.02.5
1991Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon31P10--14--551.0000.50------10100.07.0
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31P3-1-------------3100.01.9
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P159-516387942121117.9670.740.23-----1590.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P77--3056659286.9351.12------770.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P62--308284120112.9331.81------620.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--910-119191.0001.36------140.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--39--12121.0000.75------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Salem Redbirds CaroA+sdn2114----------
1982Amarillo Gold Sox TexAAsdn2227----------
1983Beaumont Golden Gators TexAAsdn2310----------
1983Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn2318----------
1984Beaumont Golden Gators TexAAsdn2425----------
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha2525----------
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBcha254----------
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha2622----------
1987Hawaii Islanders PCLAAAcha272----------
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2729----------
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2847----------
1989Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2930----------
1990Eugene Emeralds NwstA-kca3016----------
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3042----------
1990Chicago White SoxALMLBcha304----------
1991Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon3110----------
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon313----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1991-01-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1990-12-18Released by Cubs. 
1990-04-30TradeTraded by White Sox to Cubs for Frank Campos. 
1984-12-06TradeTraded by Padres with luis salazar, Tim Lollar and Ozzie Guillen to White Sox for Todd Simmons, Kevin Kristan and LaMarr Hoyt. 
* 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2560,000-51636-370,78060,00060,000
1987Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll2760,000-59524-344,90660,000120,000
1988Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll28102,500-4841531392,10762,500222,500
1989Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll29357,500-3151061429,80262,500580,000
1990Chicago CubsTeam Payroll30257,500-4141442515,727100,000837,500
1990Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll30257,500-4141142515,727100,000837,500
1991Montreal ExposTeam Payroll31394,500-363849742,231100,0001,232,000
* 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